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Su1598 Single Day Low Residue Diet Prior to Colonoscopy Shows Improved Tolerance and Equivalent Bowel Preparation Quality Over Clear Liquid Diet: A U.S. Multicenter Randomized Controlled Trial

      Colon cancer deaths can be prevented by colonoscopy, yet colorectal cancer screening participation remains low. Patients often cite bowel preparation and associated dietary restrictions as the greatest deterrents to having a colonoscopy done. Large studies comparing low residue diet (LRD) and clear liquid diet (CLD) are still limited. The aim of this study was to compare LRD to CLD with regard to bowel preparation quality, tolerance, and satisfaction among a diverse patient population.
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