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 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...

Session 4 Round-Up: Faecal incontinence

Session 4 Round-Up: Faecal incontinence

22 September 2020

The second symposium on day two of ESCP’s Virtually Vilnius focused exclusively on the complex topic of faecal incontinence. Charles Knowles (UK),...

Session 3 Round-Up: ESCP Global Reach and Related Research

Session 3 Round-Up: ESCP Global Reach and Related Research

22 September 2020

The second day of ESCP’s Virtually Vilnius kicked off with the highly anticipated symposium ‘ESCP’s Global Reach and Related Research’. Chaired by Dion...

#ESCP2020 - Day One at Virtually Vilnius

#ESCP2020 - Day One at Virtually Vilnius

21 September 2020

For the first time ever, tuning in from all corners of the world, approximately 2,600 colorectal enthusiasts joined ESCP’s 15th Annual Scientific...

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21 September 2020 to 23 September 2020

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11 October 2020 to 13 October 2020

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29 November 2020 to 2 December 2020

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31 January 2021 to 2 February 2021

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24 April 2021 to 28 April 2021

ECCO '21 Congress

7 July 2021 to 10 July 2021

ESCP 16th Scientific & Annual Meeting

22 September 2021 to 24 September 2021

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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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