Milan pre-conference information

Milan pre-conference information for delegates, speakers and workshop attendees is now available here

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Research at ESCP Milan

Don’t miss the International Trials Results forum and the ESCP 2016 pan-European snapshot audit in Milan this September! To register for this exciting event, click here

ESCP Milan 2016 - 11th Annual Meeting

MiCo Congress Centre, 28-30 September 2016

We are delighted to invite you to our 11th Scientific Meeting in Milan. As usual, we have a full and fascinating programme, with outstanding keynote lectures, symposia, video surgery and research sessions. Our educational programme continues to go from strength to strength and again will include the Perianal Fistula pre-congress hands-on course.

Register and book your accommodation here

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Latest News

Looking forward to ESCP 2016: Controversies in robotic colorectal surgery

Looking forward to ESCP 2016: Controversies in robotic colorectal surgery

23 September 2016

At this year’s ESCP meeting in Milan, Italy, Dr Steven Wexner from Cleveland Clinic Florida will discuss the current controversies in robotic...

Milan pre-conference information now available

15 September 2016

Pre-conference information is now available for delegates, speakers and workshop attendees to download here: Delegate pre-conference information (566kb...

Looking forward to ESCP 2016: Educational sessions in Milan

Looking forward to ESCP 2016: Educational sessions in Milan

15 September 2016

At this year’s ESCP meeting in Milan, Italy, the Society will host several Educational Sessions for trainees in colorectal surgery. We talked to...

Upcoming Events

ESCP 11th Scientific & Annual Meeting

28 September 2016 to 30 September 2016

taTME Course

29 September 2016 to 30 September 2016

11 Symposium of the Polish Club of Coloproctology

6 October 2016 to 8 October 2016

More events

Colorectal Disease – the Official Journal of ESCP

Colorectal Disease Journal cover


This month:

Is it time to rethink the rule of total mesorectal excision? A prospective radiological and pathologic study in 49 consecutive patients with mid-rectal cancer ~ Nathalie Guedj, Magaly Zappa, Léon Maggiori, Caroline Bertin, Christophe Hennequin and Yves Panis

Volatile organic compounds as new biomarkers for colorectal cancer: a review (pages 654–663) ~ M. Di Lena, F. Porcelli and D. F. Altomare

To review these, and other articles relevant to colorectal pathology, log in or become a member.


Editor's choice

A new article from the journal is selected each month as Editor's Choice. An accompanying commentary is written by one of the Associate Editors.

Long-term results following an anatomically based surgical technique for resection of colon cancer: a comparison with results from complete mesocolic excision ~ Bokey L, Chapuis PH, Chan C, Stewart P, Rickard MJFX, Keshava A, Dent OF.


The journal of Colorectal Disease publishes original research in all disciplines relating to colorectal pathology.

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