ESCP Nice 26-28 September 2018

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Looking forward to the year ahead…

Looking forward to the year ahead…

17 January 2019

2018 proved to be a hugely successful year for ESCP, typified by our biggest ever annual meeting in Nice. We look forward to welcoming more surgeons...

Call for applications for ECCO fellowships, grants and travel awards 2020

16 January 2019

The European Crohn’s and Colitis Organisation are welcoming applications for their fantastic fellowships and grants opportunities. They are designed...

Microsatellite instability is associated with the presence of Lynch syndrome pan-cancer

14 January 2019

This Paper of the Month report considers the role of microsatellite instability (MSI) and/or mismatch repair deficiency (MMR-D) screening in...

December’s monthly topic overview – #fistulamonth

December’s monthly topic overview – #fistulamonth

3 January 2019

ESCP focused on the topic of fistula throughout December. Coordinated by colorectal surgeon David Zimmerman (The Netherlands) and Young ESCP member...

Upcoming Events

Alpine Colorectal Meeting 2019

27 January 2019 to 29 January 2019

EAES Winter Meeting 2019

7 February 2019 to 8 February 2019

14th Congress of ECCO 2019

6 March 2019 to 9 March 2019

Trans-anal Endoscopic Microsurgery Course

13 March 2019 to 15 March 2019

Brisbane Functional Colorectal Conference

15 March 2019 to 16 March 2019

3rd International Bordeaux Colorectal Masterclass

18 March 2019 to 22 March 2019

International Bordeaux Colorectal Masterclass

18 March 2019 to 22 March 2019

More events

Colorectal Disease – the Official Journal of ESCP

Colorectal Disease Journal cover


January 2019

Risks of colorectal neoplasms and cardiovascular thromboembolic events after the combined use of selective COX‐2 Inhibitors and aspirin with 5 years follow‐up: a meta‐analysis
Peirong He, Chaohao Yang, Guian Ye, Huanqin Xie, Wuzhuang Zhong

Prehabilitation is feasible in patients with rectal cancer undergoing neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy and may minimize physical deterioration: results from The REx trial
Susan J Moug, Nanette Mutrie, Sarah J E Barry, Graham Mackay, Robert J C Steele, Charles Boachie, Carole Buchan, Annie S Anderson

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Editor's choice

A new article from the journal is selected each month as Editor's Choice. 

Does transanal local resection increase morbidity for subsequent total mesorectal excision for early rectal cancer?

An accompanying commentary is written by one of the Associate Editors.


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

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