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Diverticulitis is the focus of this month's issue of BJS

18 March 2019

The March issue of BJS focusses on diverticular disease, which includes a leading article on the diminishing role of surgery for acute...

ESCP’s Richard Brady inspires delegates at annual Czech Coloproctological Conference with examples of innovation in colorectal surgery

ESCP’s Richard Brady inspires delegates at annual Czech Coloproctological Conference with examples of innovation in colorectal surgery

15 March 2019

Approximately 170 delegates attended the recent annual Czech Coloproctological Section Conference, organised by the Division of Coloproctology at Czech...

ESCP’s Research Chair, Charles Knowles, steps into spotlight as country musician

ESCP’s Research Chair, Charles Knowles, steps into spotlight as country musician

28 February 2019

ESCP’s Research Chair, Professor Charles Knowles, swaps the OR for centre stage as his side-line passion as a country singer and songwriter is...

Report from Travelling Fellowship to Japan 2018, Gaetano Gallo

Report from Travelling Fellowship to Japan 2018, Gaetano Gallo

27 February 2019

Gaetano Gallo from the Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Catanzaro in Italy, reports on his 2018 Japanese Society of...

ESCP Fellowships 2018–2019 Update

27 February 2019

ESCP offered one 3-month Fellowship, one 6-month Fellowship and 21 two and four week Observerships for 2018-2019. Fellows will be reporting here on...

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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