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Diverting ileostomy in laparoscopic rectal cancer surgery: high price of protection | SpringerLink

Background Anastomotic leakage presents the most feared complication after low anterior resection (LAR). A proximal diversion of the gastrointestinal tract is recommended to avoid septic… — Read on link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00464-016-4811-3

Spinathon 2018

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Effect of public reporting of surgeons’ outcomes on patient selection, “gaming,” and mortality in colorectal cancer surgery in England: population based cohort study | The BMJ

Effect of public reporting of surgeons’ outcomes on patient selection, “gaming,” and mortality in colorectal cancer surgery in England: population based cohort study | The BMJ — Read on www.bmj.com/content/361/bmj.k1581

Surgical Specialisation Improves Outcomes

  Increased surgical specialization contributed significantly to the observed improvement in longer-term survival following colorectal cancer surgery. 2013 specialisation bjs  

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NBOCA Report 2013

This year National Bowel Cancer Audit published at http://www.hscic.gov.uk/bowel

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Aspirin may cut risk of dying from bowel cancer

Latest news on the BBC reports on a new study from the Netherlands about the long term effects of aspirin on bowel cancer survival. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-17823877

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Are antibiotics really better than an operation for appendicitis?

Recent publications may suggest that, but make your own mind up… http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-17611098 http://www.bmj.com/content/344/bmj.e2156

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New Website Launched

Welcome to the new look website. Keep checking back as more content will be coming in the next few weeks.

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