The COVID-19 pandemic: considerations for resuming normal colorectal services

Guideline regarding treatment of haemorrhoids

The steering committee includes: RR van Tol, SZ Kuiper, AJM Watson, J Jongen, DF Altomare, N Qvist, T Higuero, J Muris, SO Breukink, J Kleijnen.

The guideline has now been produced and reviewed, and has been submitted to Colorectal Disease. It is available to download here:

ESCP Guideline for Haemorrhoidal Disease (PDF)

Related information:

Protocol for the development of a core outcome set (COS) for haemorrhoidal disease: an international Delphi study

The steering committee includes: RR van Tol, J Melenhorst, CD Dirksen, LPS Stassen and SO Breukink.

The European Society of Coloproctology: guideline for Haemorrhoidal disease has been published in Colorectal disease this year. A regular update witll take place with the guideline development group.

ESCP Core Outcome Set for Haemorrhoidal Disease (PDF)

Guidelines for the management of diverticular disease of the colon

J.K. Schultz, N.Azhar, G.A. Binda, G.Barbara, S. Biondo, M.A. Boermeester, A. Chabok, E.C.J. Consten, S.T. van Dijk, A. Johanssen, W. Kruis, S. Post, F. Ris, T.A. Rockall, A. Samuelsson, S. Di Saverio, D. Tartaglia, A. Thorisson, D.C. Winter, W. Bemelman, E. Angenete

Gene and gender guidelines for Lynch syndrome (GGGLS)

A. Latchford, A. Sinha, G. Möslein, G. Evans, P. Moller, T. Seppälä

The guidelines have been finalised and recently accepted for publication in BJS (British Journal of Surgery). They have been elaborated with an extensive Delphi process in a collaborative project between ESCP and EHTG (European Hereditary Tumour Group)

Guidance on transanal total mesorectal excision (TaTME)

Consensus and controversies regarding follow‐up after curative intent treatment of non‐metastatic colorectal cancer: a synopsis of guidelines used in countries represented in ESCP

V.P. Bastiaenen, I. Hovdenak Jakobsen, R. Labianca, A. Martling, D.G. Morton, J.N. Primrose, P.J. Tanis, S. Laurberg, Research Committee of the European Society of Coloproctology (ESCP). Colorectal Dis. [Accepted for publication: November 2018, publication date to be confirmed.]

This study was endorsed by the European Society for Coloproctology Research Committee, and supported by a grant from the European Society for Coloproctology Guidelines Committee.

ECCO-ESCP Surgical Crohn’s guidelines

ESCP consensus on the surgical management of intestinal failure in adults

ESCP Intestinal Failure Group, Vaizey CJ, Maeda Y, Barbosa E, Bozzetti F, Calvo J, Irtun Ø, Jeppesen PB, Klek S, Panisic-Sekeljic M, Papaconstantinou I, Pascher A, Panis Y, Wallace WD, Carlson G, Boermeester M. Colorectal Dis. 2016 Mar 6. doi: 10.1111/codi.13321. [Epub ahead of print]

Sacral nerve stimulation for faecal incontinence and constipation: a European consensus statement

Maeda Y, O'Connell PR, Lehur PA, Matzel KE, Laurberg S; European SNS Bowel Study Group.Colorectal Dis. 2015 Apr;17(4):O74-87. doi: 10.1111/codi.12905

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