Audrey H Calderwood

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A Plan-Do-Study-Act Approach to Improving Bowel Preparation Quality
    Audrey H Calderwood
    Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA
    Am J Med Qual . 2016
  2. pmc Colonoscopy quality: metrics and implementation
    Audrey H Calderwood
    Section of Gastroenterology, Boston University School of Medicine, 85 East Concord Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Gastroenterol Clin North Am 42:599-618. 2013
  3. pmc Comprehensive validation of the Boston Bowel Preparation Scale
    Audrey H Calderwood
    Section of Gastroenterology, Boston University Medical Center, 85 East Concord Street, 7th Floor, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 72:686-92. 2010
  4. doi request reprint An endoscopist-blinded, randomized, controlled trial of a simple visual aid to improve bowel preparation for screening colonoscopy
    Audrey H Calderwood
    Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 73:307-14. 2011
  5. pmc Validity of a Web-based educational program to disseminate a standardized bowel preparation rating scale
    Audrey H Calderwood
    Section of Gastroenterology, Boston University Medical Center Department of Biostatistics, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology Division of Gastroenterology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR
    J Clin Gastroenterol 48:856-61. 2014
  6. pmc The Boston bowel preparation scale: a valid and reliable instrument for colonoscopy-oriented research
    Edwin J Lai
    Section of Gastroenterology, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 69:620-5. 2009
  7. pmc Good is better than excellent: bowel preparation quality and adenoma detection rates
    Audrey H Calderwood
    Section of Gastroenterology, Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 81:691-699.e1. 2015
  8. doi request reprint Female authorship in major academic gastroenterology journals: a look over 20 years
    Michelle T Long
    Section of Gastroenterology, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 81:1440-1447.e3. 2015
  9. doi request reprint Nationwide variability of colonoscopy preparation instructions
    Loc Ton
    Boston University Medical Center, 85 East Concord Street, Room 7721, Boston, MA, 02118, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 59:1726-32. 2014
  10. pmc Boston Bowel Preparation Scale scores provide a standardized definition of adequate for describing bowel cleanliness
    Audrey H Calderwood
    Section of Gastroenterology, Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 80:269-76. 2014

Collaborators

  • Paul C Schroy
  • Michelle T Long
  • Loc Ton
  • Brian C Jacobson
  • Edwin J Lai
  • Ania Leszczynski
  • Sharmeel K Wasan
  • Katherine D Thompson
  • Helen Lee
  • Pushpak Taunk
  • Gheorghe Doros
  • Oren K Fix

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint A Plan-Do-Study-Act Approach to Improving Bowel Preparation Quality
    Audrey H Calderwood
    Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA
    Am J Med Qual . 2016
    ..Bowel cleanliness is the end result of a multistep process with areas for improvement at many levels. Long-term monitoring is required to ensure ongoing success...
  2. pmc Colonoscopy quality: metrics and implementation
    Audrey H Calderwood
    Section of Gastroenterology, Boston University School of Medicine, 85 East Concord Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Gastroenterol Clin North Am 42:599-618. 2013
    ..Implementation of quality improvement initiatives involves rapid assessments and changes on an iterative basis, and can be done at the individual, group, or facility level. ..
  3. pmc Comprehensive validation of the Boston Bowel Preparation Scale
    Audrey H Calderwood
    Section of Gastroenterology, Boston University Medical Center, 85 East Concord Street, 7th Floor, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 72:686-92. 2010
    ..The Boston Bowel Preparation Scale (BBPS) is a novel bowel cleanliness rating scale that has undergone partial validation previously...
  4. doi request reprint An endoscopist-blinded, randomized, controlled trial of a simple visual aid to improve bowel preparation for screening colonoscopy
    Audrey H Calderwood
    Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 73:307-14. 2011
    ..An improvement in patient understanding of the rationale for bowel preparation before colonoscopy might enhance adherence to the prescribed bowel regimen and improve bowel preparation quality...
  5. pmc Validity of a Web-based educational program to disseminate a standardized bowel preparation rating scale
    Audrey H Calderwood
    Section of Gastroenterology, Boston University Medical Center Department of Biostatistics, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology Division of Gastroenterology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR
    J Clin Gastroenterol 48:856-61. 2014
    ..Our goal was to assess the validity of a Web-based educational program on the Boston Bowel Preparation Scale (BBPS)...
  6. pmc The Boston bowel preparation scale: a valid and reliable instrument for colonoscopy-oriented research
    Edwin J Lai
    Section of Gastroenterology, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 69:620-5. 2009
    ..Most scales were intended for comparing oral purgatives and fail to account for washing and/or suctioning by the endoscopist. This limits their utility in studies of colonoscopy outcomes, such as polyp-detection rates...
  7. pmc Good is better than excellent: bowel preparation quality and adenoma detection rates
    Audrey H Calderwood
    Section of Gastroenterology, Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 81:691-699.e1. 2015
    ..Inadequate bowel cleansing is associated with missed lesions, yet whether polyp and adenoma detection rates (PDR, ADR) increase at the highest levels of bowel cleanliness is unknown...
  8. doi request reprint Female authorship in major academic gastroenterology journals: a look over 20 years
    Michelle T Long
    Section of Gastroenterology, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 81:1440-1447.e3. 2015
    ..Authorship in peer-reviewed medical journals is a marker for success in academic medicine...
  9. doi request reprint Nationwide variability of colonoscopy preparation instructions
    Loc Ton
    Boston University Medical Center, 85 East Concord Street, Room 7721, Boston, MA, 02118, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 59:1726-32. 2014
    ..Patients undergoing colonoscopy are typically provided preparation instructions. However, these are not standardized for type of bowel purgative, dietary restrictions, or management of prescription and nonprescription medications...
  10. pmc Boston Bowel Preparation Scale scores provide a standardized definition of adequate for describing bowel cleanliness
    Audrey H Calderwood
    Section of Gastroenterology, Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 80:269-76. 2014
    ..Establishing a threshold of bowel cleanliness below which colonoscopies should be repeated at accelerated intervals is important, yet there are no standardized definitions for an adequate preparation...