First ESCP Pan-European snapshot audit

We are delighted to announce the launch of the ESCP pan-European right hemicolectomy/ ileocaecal resection audit. The audit period is set to run from 15th January 2015 until 15th March 2015. To date, there are 394 hospitals registered in over 45 different countries, making this the biggest study of its type ever performed!


First ESCP/S-ECCO Joint Regional Masterclass

Ethicon: part of the Johnson & Johnson family of companiesMasterclass on ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease, Moscow, Russia, 16 April 2015. Supported by a grant from Ethicon.


Barcelona 2014 presentations now online!

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Dublin 10th

ESCP Dublin 2015 - our 10th Anniversary Meeting

23-25 September 2015

Abstract submissions open March 2015
Deadline for submission is Friday 9 May 2015

Keynote Lecture topics include:

  • Bowel preparation in colorectal surgery – revisited
  • Sacral nerve stimulation for bowel disorders
  • Hirschsprung’s Disease and variants
  • Robotic colorectal surgery: a toy for surgeons, or a true advantage for patients?
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Latest News

The ESCP, in conjunction with the European Crohn´s and Colitis Organisation (ECCO), will hold the first ESCP masterclass in April 2015, in Moscow, Russia. In this...
The Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland (ACPGBI) is funding two travelling fellowships for doctors currently practicing in Eastern European...
Introduction: It was a great honour to be awarded the European Society of Coloproctology Travelling Fellowship to Japan this year. I was delighted to have the...
We were all very sad to learn recently of the death of our friend Yehiel "Chilik" Ziv, who sadly lost his battle with cancer. We have sent our deepest condolences...

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Editor's choice paper - October

One article from each issue of Colorectal Disease is selected as Editor's Choice.

The influence of laparoscopy on incisional hernia rates: a retrospective analysis of 1057 colorectal cancer resections

A. Mishra, B. D. Keeler, C. Maxwell-Armstrong, J. A. Simpson, A. G. Acheson...

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  • 07 - 12 March - 3rd ESO-ESSO Masterclass on Colorectal Cancer Surgery,
    Warsaw, Poland
  • 11 - 13 March - 12th ENETS Annual Conference 2015,
    CCIB, Barcelona, Spain
  • 11 - 11 March - 7th International Live Congress: TaTME Validation: Where are we? ,
    Online: AIS Channel
  • 12 - 14 March - 41st German Society of Coloproctology Annual Meeting 2015,
    Hilton Munich Park, Munich, Germany
  • 18 - 21 March - 5th Biennial Congress of the Asian-Pacific Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association,
    Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre, Singapore


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