Robotic Colorectal Surgery webinar series

Join us for our second four-part series starting on 17 June

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ESCP's next Global Reach Webinar

'Myths and Evidence in Diverticular Disease'

Friday 18 June 2021

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ESCP 2021 Virtual Conference

Join us online for the
16th Annual Scientific Conference:
Wednesday 22 to Friday 24 September 2021

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ESCP Annual Conference 2020 webinars

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Latest News

Meet the Executive… Roland Scherer

Meet the Executive… Roland Scherer

17 May 2021

Roland Scherer is ESCP's Membership Committee Chair and Head of the Center of Colorectal and Pelvic Floor...

From laparoscopic to robotic surgery - interview with Ellen Van Eetvelde

From laparoscopic to robotic surgery - interview with Ellen Van Eetvelde

14 May 2021

Nagendra Dudi-Venkata interviews Dr Ellen Van Eetvelde, who shares her experience of transition from laparoscopic colorectal surgery to robotic...

Surgical prevention of anastomotic recurrence by excluding mesentery in Crohn’s disease

12 May 2021

May's Paper of the Month looks at The SuPREMe-CD Study, a clinical trial which aimed to provide randomised controlled data comparing Kono-S...

Mesenteric principles and mesenteric-based colorectal surgery

Mesenteric principles and mesenteric-based colorectal surgery

7 May 2021

Cristián Gallardo interviews Calvin Coffey and Christina Fleming on the subject of mesenteric principles and mesenteric-based colorectal surgery, in...

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Colorectal Disease – the Official Journal of ESCP

Colorectal Disease Journal cover

March 2021

Intraureteral indocyanine green augments ureteral identification and avoidance during complex robotic‐assisted colorectal surgery - Lindsay A. White et al

The community burden of surgical site infection following elective colorectal resection - Lydia Newton et al

Outcomes following local excision of early anal squamous cell carcinomas of the anal canal and perianal margin - Tom A. Maccabe et al

To read these, and other new articles relevant to colorectal pathology, log in and select 'Read Colorectal Disease Journal online' on your profile page, or become a member.

Editor's Choice

An article from the journal is selected each month as Editor's Choice, together with a commentary.

A colorectal straight‐to‐test cancer pathway with general‐practitioner‐guided triage improves attainment of the 28‐day diagnosis target and increases outpatient clinic capacity - Alex Sagar et al


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

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