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ESCP Vienna 25-27 September 2019

Latest News

ESCP announces link-up with CREST® online education portal

23 May 2019

An agreement has been reached between ESCP and ASCRS, who developed the ColoRectal Educational Systems Template, commonly known as CREST®, meaning...

ESCP Research Committee Chair addresses international tech conference

ESCP Research Committee Chair addresses international tech conference

22 May 2019

Professor Charles Knowles gave a keynote address at the international Webit meeting in Sofia, Bulgaria on ‘Future challenges for surgical research...

ESCP set to strengthen its position as key event in international coloproctology calendar

ESCP set to strengthen its position as key event in international coloproctology calendar

21 May 2019

Per J. Nilsson, ESCP President, looks ahead to this year's annual meeting in Vienna

Opportunity extended to participate in international audit investigating Management of Acute Severe Ulcerative Colitis (MASC)

15 May 2019

ESCP has extended opening window for taking part in audit to 1 July 2019. New Data Sharing Agreement introduced to cover both GDPR needs and...

#ESCPTrainingMonth - a round-up of our monthly topic for April

#ESCPTrainingMonth - a round-up of our monthly topic for April

13 May 2019

ESCP focused on the topic of training and development throughout April, sharing informative video contributions from colorectal experts which...

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Colorectal Disease – the Official Journal of ESCP

Colorectal Disease Journal cover


February 2019

Long‐term follow‐up of a multicentre cohort study on laparoscopic peritoneal lavage for perforated diverticulitis - D. Sneiders, D.P.V. Lambrichts, H.A. Swank, C.F.J.M. Blanken‐Peeters, S.W. Nienhuijs, M.J.P.M. Govaert, M.F. Gerhards, A.G.M. Hoofwijk, R.J.I. Bosker, J.D.W. van der Bilt, B.H.M. Heijnen, H.O. ten Cate Hoedemaker, G.J. Kleinrensink, J.F. Lange, W. A Bemelman

The Renew® Anal Insert for Passive Faecal Incontinence: a retrospective audit of our use of a novel device - Cosimo Alex Leo, Gregory P Thomas, Jonathan D Hogkinson, Jonathan P Segal, Yasuko Maeda, Jamie Murphy, Carolynne J Vaizey

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Editor's choice

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

Chronic immunosuppressant use in colorectal cancer patients worsens postoperative morbidity and mortality through septic complications in a propensity‐matched analysis

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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