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The COVID experience in Italy - an interview with Professor Salomone Di Saverio

The COVID experience in Italy - an interview with Professor Salomone Di Saverio

5 June 2020

Interview by Vittoria Bellato. You may already know Professor Salomone Di Saverio from his tremendous work as a colorectal and general surgeon and as a...

The COVID experience in Santander - Carmen Cagigas

The COVID experience in Santander - Carmen Cagigas

3 June 2020

In this video, colorectal surgeon Carmen Cagigas provides an insight into the experience of her centre at the hospital Marques de Valdecilla, Santander,...

The pandemic response in Saudi Arabia - an interview with Dr Reem Alharby

The pandemic response in Saudi Arabia - an interview with Dr Reem Alharby

1 June 2020

Interview by Miguel Cunha. Dr Reem Alharby is Assistant Professor of Surgery, Head of Clinical Training and Internship Program, and Chair of Surgery...

The second wave of COVID-19: another potential tsunami - prepare to avoid being swept away

The second wave of COVID-19: another potential tsunami - prepare to avoid being swept away

29 May 2020

Interview with Dr Deborah Keller by Zoe Garoufalia. Dr Keller is currently an Assistant Professor in the Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery and...

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Colorectal Disease – the Official Journal of ESCP

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May 2020

Pulmonary Metastasectomy in Colorectal Cancer (PulMiCC): Updated analysis of 93 randomised patients ‐ control survival is much better than previously assumed - Misel Milosevic et al

Laparoscopic supralevator posterior exenteration in a case of previous laparoscopic ovarian transposition: a video vignette - Sanket Bankar et al

Robotic approach to delayed anastomotic leak after ileocaecectomy for a neuroendocrine tumour: a video vignette - Omar Yusef

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Do we really need guidelines for HRA during COVID‐19 pandemic? - Massimiliano Mistrangelo et al

PPI in the post COVID era - Sue Blackwell and Peter Rowbottom


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Randomized controlled trial of 8‐week versus 12‐week interval between neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy and surgery for locally advanced rectal cancer - C Terzi, M Bingul, N et al


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