08.00 - 09.30

Oral Posters (main auditorium)

Chairs: Ioannis Karaitainos (Greece), Kaspar Snipes (Latvia)

  • OP25 Systematic review of the management of ischaemic colitis - Stephen O'Neill (UK)
  • OP26 Robotic assistance in colorectal surgery - series of 200 cases - Marek Zawadzki (USA)
  • OP27 Patients on ERAS following colorectal resection have a reduced length of stay, without increased readmissions, re-operations or complications rates - Katie Adams (UK)
  • OP28 The UK's first experience with Depodur in laparoscopic colorectal resection - Thomas Athisayaraj (UK)
  • OP29 Traumatic injuries to the colon and rectum in Scotland; demographics and outcomes - Richard Brady (UK)
  • OP30 Prospective Study of the Bacteriological Barrier Effect of a Plastic Wound Retractor in Gastrointestinal Surgery - Helen Mohan (Ireland)
  • OP31 Are C-reactive protein levels necessary in the diagnosis of acute appendicitis in adults? - Z Shukur (UK)
  • OP32 Efficacy and feasibility study of hybrid hand assisted laparoscopic surgery (HALS) - robotic assisted approach in rectal dissection - Vamsi Velchuru (USA)
  • OP33 Ileocecectomy for Crohn's Disease (CD): Does Surgeon Experience Affect Length of Small Bowel Resection? - Liliana Bordeianou (USA)
  • OP34 Recurrence and virulence of colonic diverticulitis in immunocompromised patients - Thomas Golda (Spain)
  • OP35 Biologic treatment or immunosuppression had no influence on anastomotic complications after surgery in Crohn’s disease - Alaa El-Hussuna (Denmark)
  • OP36 Segmental Reversal of the Small Bowel in Patients with Short Bowel Syndrome - Laura Beyer (France)
  • OP37 Laparoscopic ventral mesh rectopexy for internal rectal prolapse using biological meshes - Pierpaolo Sileri (Italy)
  • OP38 Predictive Factors for postoperative Constipation and Continence after Stapled Transanal Rectal Resection (STARR) - Lars Boenicke (Germany)
  • OP39 Percutaneous Tibial Nerve Stimulation (PTNS) improves functional outcomes in patients with faecal incontinence - Alexander Hotouras (UK)
  • OP40 The Neurostimulated Levatorplasty (NLP) – a new approach for fecal incontinence - Christoph Isbert (Germany)
  • OP41 Functional disorders after rectal cancer resection: does a rehabilitation program improve anal continence and quality of life ? - Léon Maggiori (France)
  • OP42 Endoanal Ultrasound Luminesence Correlates with Function of the Anal Sphincter - Susan Shedda (Australia)

Oral Posters (parallel auditorium)

Chairs: Peter-Paul L.O. Coene (The Netherlands), Sokol Bilali (Albania)

  • OP43 SF-36 improvement following sacral nerve stimulation for faecal incontinence is not sustained at 24 months - M Thornton (UK)
  • OP44 Postoperative issues of sacral nerve stimulation for faecal incontinence and constipation: a systematic literature review - Yasuko Maeda (UK)
  • OP45 anal condylomata: differences between hiv+ and hiv- patients - Massimiliano Mistrangelo (Italy)
  • OP46 An updated meta-analysis on the topical application of diltiazem versus glyceryltrinitrate for the pharmacological management of chronic anal fissure - Umesh Parampalli (UK)
  • OP47 Evaluation of Infliximab–based Combined Therapy for Perianal Fistulizing Crohn’s Disease - Yasumi Araki (Japan)
  • OP48 Sexual Function and Quality of Life after Surgical Treatment of Fistulizing Anal Crohn´s Disease - Stefan Riss (Austria)
  • OP49 Efficacy of Biologic Therapy in Chronic Pouchitis Developing after Proctocolectomy and Ileal-pouch Anal Anastomosis (IPAA) in Ulcerative Colitis (UC) Patients - Hagit Tulchinsky (Israel)
  • OP50 Result of delayed sphinctroplasty in 87 incontinent patients due to traumatic normal vaginal delivery - Ahmad Izadpanah (Iran)
  • OP51 Compression anastomoses in colorectal surgery with the NiTi ColonRingTM - Constantinos Avgoustou (Greece)
  • OP52 The impact of surgically placed TAP block on post-operative analgesic requirements in patients undergoing right hemicolectomy - Richard Brady (UK)
  • OP53 Transanal open hemorrhoidopexy - Results after 5 years of treatment - Faramarz Pakravan (Germany)
  • OP54 Long term success rate of closure of high transsphincteric fistulas using the anal fistula plug - Marianne Starck (Sweden)
  • OP55 Prucalopride versus placebo in the treatment of chronic constipation - a meta-analysis - J D Hodgkinson (UK)
  • OP56 Ligation of the intersphincteric fistula tract as an adjunct to transanal advancement flap repair: useful or not? - Robbert S. van Onkelen (The Netherlands)
  • OP57 Long-term results of fissurectomy for chronic anal fissure: low recurrence rate and minimal effect on fecal continence - Marieke Witvliet (The Netherlands)
  • OP58 Multivisceral Resection for Locally advanced Colorectal Carcinoma - is it feasible for cases with distant metastases? - Koizumi Kazuya (Japan)
  • OP59 Robotic-Assisted Intersphincteric Resection and Coloanal Anastomosis for Low Rectal Cancer: Case-Matched Comparison with Laparoscopoic Assist - Soo Yeun Park (Republic of Korea)
  • OP60 Anastomotic leakage in rectal cancer surgery: comparison between single and double stapling technique - Zoran Radovanovic (Serbia)
09.30 - 10.30

Symposium: Difficult sphincter problems

Chairs: Donato Altomare (Italy), Alexander Engel (The Netherlands)

  • Obstetric laceration, who, when and how to repair? - Barry Taylor (UK)
  • Has fistulotomy been superseded? - Alexander Herold (Germany)
  • Internal sphincterotomy for anal chronic fissure: last resort? - BB Mentes (Turkey)
10:30 - 11:00


11:00 - 11:30

Keynote Lecture: Surgery for constipation

Speaker: Sergey Achkasov (Russia)

Chair: Piotr Krokowicz (Poland)

Supported by a grant from Colorectal Disease

11:30 - 12:30

Symposium: (Colo)rectal cancer audits in Europe

Chairs: Anna Martling (Sweden), Dainius Pavalkis (Lithuania)

  • Overview - Arne Wibe (Norway)
  • Methods and risk adjustment - Henrik Harling (Denmark)
  • EURECCA - Pawel Mroczkowski (Poland)
12:30 - 13:30

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