Table 1: Demographic data, indication, for capsule endoscopy, and study completion.

Patient demographics (%)

Number of capsule studies118
Number of patients108
Gender
  Male68 (63)
  Female40 (37)
Average age72.9 y/o (range 49–93)
Indications for capsule study
 Gastrointestinal bleeding91 (77)
 Anemia17 (14)
 Abdominal pain6 (5)
 Celiac disease2 (2)
 Diarrhea1 (1)
 Crohn’s disease1 (1)
Passage through ileocecal valve79 (67)