ESCP’s Annual Conference

Monday 21 to Wednesday 23 September 2020

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ESCP will be the professional organisation
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#ESCP2020 - Day Three at Virtually Vilnius

#ESCP2020 - Day Three at Virtually Vilnius

24 September 2020

The third and final day of #ESCP2020 Virtually Vilnius began with ESCP’s Annual General Meeting, followed by the highly anticipated symposium ‘For Trainee:...

Session 6 Round-Up: Colorectal cancer

Session 6 Round-Up: Colorectal cancer

23 September 2020

The very last symposium on the final day of Virtually Vilnius, ‘CET – Colorectal cancer’, was hosted by Evangelos Xynos (Greece), ESCP’s new...

Session 5 Round-Up: Education for trainees

Session 5 Round-Up: Education for trainees

23 September 2020

The first symposium on the final day of ESCP’s Virtually Vilnius focused on the importance of education for trainees and students. Dieter Hahnloser...

#ESCP2020 - Day Two at Virtually Vilnius

#ESCP2020 - Day Two at Virtually Vilnius

22 September 2020

Day two of #ESCP2020 Virtually Vilnius kicked off with the highly anticipated symposium ‘ESCP Global Reach and Related Research.’ Chaired by Dion...

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Colorectal Disease – the Official Journal of ESCP

Colorectal Disease Journal cover

August 2020

Healthcare apps: why have they not really taken off - Yasuko Maeda

Antibiotic exposure and the risk of colorectal adenoma and carcinoma: a systematic review and meta‐analysis of observational studies - L.N. Sanyaolu et al

Competing risks analysis of the association between perioperative blood transfusion and long‐term outcomes after resection of colorectal cancer - O.F. Dent et al

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Editor's Choice

An article from the journal is selected each month as Editor's Choice, together with a commentary.

Video‐assisted anal fistula treatment for complex anal fistula: a long‐term follow‐up study - G. Giarratano


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

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