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RCT: Modified ligation procedure for prolapsed hemorrhoids vs. stapled hemorrhoidectomy for the management of symptomatic hemorrhoids.

22 Jun, 2022 | 10:59h | UTC

Modified ligation procedure for prolapsed haemorrhoids versus stapled haemorrhoidectomy for the management of symptomatic haemorrhoids (MoLish): randomized clinical trial – BJS Open

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


RCT: In people with HIV, treating precancerous anal lesions cuts risk of anal cancer by more than half.

21 Jun, 2022 | 11:11h | UTC

News Release: In people with HIV, treating precancerous anal lesions cuts risk of anal cancer by more than half – National Institutes of Health

Original Study: Treatment of Anal High-Grade Squamous Intraepithelial Lesions to Prevent Anal Cancer – New England Journal of Medicine (link to abstract – $ for full-text)

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


Short-term and oncological outcomes of natural orifice specimen extraction surgery (NOSES) for colorectal cancer in China: a national database study of 5055 patients.

15 Jun, 2022 | 10:49h | UTC

Short-term and oncological outcomes of natural orifice specimen extraction surgery (NOSES) for colorectal cancer in China: a national database study of 5055 patients – Science Bulletin

News Release: Short-term and oncological outcomes of natural orifice specimen extraction surgery (NOSES) for colorectal cancer – Science China Press

 


Guidelines to diagnose and treat peri-levator high-5 anal fistulas: Supralevator, suprasphincteric, extrasphincteric, high outersphincteric, and high intrarectal fistulas.

10 Jun, 2022 | 11:42h | UTC

Guidelines to diagnose and treat peri-levator high-5 anal fistulas: Supralevator, suprasphincteric, extrasphincteric, high outersphincteric, and high intrarectal fistulas – World Journal of Gastroenterology

 


Systematic Review: Guaiac‐based fecal occult blood tests versus fecal immunochemical tests for colorectal cancer screening in average‐risk individuals.

8 Jun, 2022 | 10:59h | UTC

Guaiac‐based faecal occult blood tests versus faecal immunochemical tests for colorectal cancer screening in average‐risk individuals – Cochrane Library

Summary: Which faecal blood test is more accurate in detecting bowel cancer and large polyps in population screening? – Cochrane Library

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


Chronic anal pain: A review of causes, diagnosis, and treatment.

7 Jun, 2022 | 11:02h | UTC

Chronic anal pain: A review of causes, diagnosis, and treatment – Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine

 


#ASCO22 – RCT: Circulating tumor DNA analysis guiding adjuvant therapy in stage II colon cancer.

6 Jun, 2022 | 11:53h | UTC

Circulating Tumor DNA Analysis Guiding Adjuvant Therapy in Stage II Colon Cancer – New England Journal of Medicine (link to abstract – $ for full-text)

News Release: DNA shed from colon cancers into bloodstream successfully guides chemotherapy after surgery – Helps clarify the benefit of chemotherapy in stage II cancers – Johns Hopkins Medicine

Commentary: ctDNA Effectively Detects When Adjuvant Chemo Is Avoidable in Stage II Colon Cancers – Cancer Network

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


RCT: Computer-aided device improves adenoma detection in colonoscopy for screening and surveillance colonoscopy.

6 Jun, 2022 | 11:03h | UTC

Computer-Aided Detection Improves Adenomas per Colonoscopy for Screening and Surveillance Colonoscopy: A Randomized Trial – Gastroenterology

Commentary: Colonoscopy With a Computer-Aided Device Boosted Adenoma Detection — Use of the device led to a 27% increase in adenomas per colonoscopy versus standard procedure – MedPage Today (free registration required)

 


M-A: Neoadjuvant short-course radiotherapy followed by consolidation chemotherapy before surgery for treating locally advanced rectal cancer.

3 Jun, 2022 | 10:46h | UTC

Neoadjuvant Short-Course Radiotherapy Followed by Consolidation Chemotherapy before Surgery for Treating Locally Advanced Rectal Cancer: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis – Current Oncology

 


ERAS Guidelines for perioperative care in elective abdominal and pelvic surgery at primary and secondary hospitals in low–middle-income countries.

1 Jun, 2022 | 12:08h | UTC

Guidelines for Perioperative Care in Elective Abdominal and Pelvic Surgery at Primary and Secondary Hospitals in Low–Middle-Income Countries (LMIC’s): Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Society Recommendation – World Journal of Surgery

Related:

Complete List of Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Society Guidelines

Top 100 Most-Cited Articles on Enhanced Recovery After Surgery: A Bibliometric Analysis and Visualized Study – Frontiers in Surgery

 


Retrospective Cohort Study: Colonoscopy surveillance following adenoma removal to reduce the risk of colorectal cancer.

1 Jun, 2022 | 11:17h | UTC

Colonoscopy surveillance following adenoma removal to reduce the risk of colorectal cancer: a retrospective cohort study – Health Technology Assessment

 


RCT: Rivaroxaban vs. placebo for extended antithrombotic prophylaxis after laparoscopic surgery for colorectal cancer.

31 May, 2022 | 11:19h | UTC

Rivaroxaban versus placebo for extended antithrombotic prophylaxis after laparoscopic surgery for colorectal cancer – Blood

 


M-A: Comparison of risk scores for lower gastrointestinal bleeding.

30 May, 2022 | 10:36h | UTC

Comparison of Risk Scores for Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis – JAMA Network Open

 


Current guidelines in the surgical management of hereditary colorectal cancers.

27 May, 2022 | 12:00h | UTC

Current guidelines in the surgical management of hereditary colorectal cancers – World Journal of Gastrointestinal Oncology

 


Cohort Study: Age at initiation of lower gastrointestinal endoscopy and colorectal cancer risk.

27 May, 2022 | 11:26h | UTC

Age at Initiation of Lower Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and Colorectal Cancer Risk Among US Women – JAMA Oncology (link to abstract – $ for full-text)

Commentaries:

Age at Initiation of Colorectal Cancer Screening and Risk of Colorectal Cancer Among U.S. Women – The ASCO Post

Starting screening before age 50 is found to significantly reduce the risk and incidence of colorectal cancer in women – Massachusetts General Hospital

Related:

Updates on Age to Start and Stop Colorectal Cancer Screening: Recommendations From the U.S. Multi-Society Task Force on Colorectal Cancer – Gastroenterology

Screening for Colorectal Cancer: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement

ACG Clinical Guidelines: Colorectal Cancer Screening 2021 – The American Journal of Gastroenterology

Screening and prevention of colorectal cancer – The BMJ

Current and future colorectal cancer screening strategies – Nature Reviews Gastroenterology & Hepatology (if the link is paywalled, try this one in PMC)

Colorectal cancer incidence, mortality, tumour characteristics, and treatment before and after introduction of the faecal immunochemical testing-based screening programme in the Netherlands: a population-based study – The Lancet Gastroenterology & Hepatology (link to abstract – $ for full-text)

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


Systematic Review: Dressings and topical agents for the management of open wounds after surgical treatment for sacrococcygeal pilonidal sinus.

26 May, 2022 | 10:27h | UTC

Dressings and topical agents for the management of open wounds after surgical treatment for sacrococcygeal pilonidal sinus – Cochrane Library

Summary: How effective are dressings and topical agents in the management of wounds after surgical treatment for pilonidal sinus of the buttocks? – Cochrane Library

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


Systematic Review: Prehabilitation vs. no prehabilitation to improve functional capacity, reduce postoperative complications and improve quality of life in colorectal cancer surgery.

23 May, 2022 | 01:31h | UTC

Prehabilitation versus no prehabilitation to improve functional capacity, reduce postoperative complications and improve quality of life in colorectal cancer surgery – Cochrane Library

Summary: Preparing a patient with bowel cancer for surgery with multiple interventions – Cochrane Library

 


Cohort Study: Intraperitoneal drain placement and outcomes after elective colorectal surgery.

17 May, 2022 | 10:53h | UTC

Intraperitoneal drain placement and outcomes after elective colorectal surgery: international matched, prospective, cohort study – British Journal of Surgery

 

Commentary on Twitter (thread – click for more)

 


Guideline: Endoscopic submucosal dissection for superficial gastrointestinal lesions.

10 May, 2022 | 10:53h | UTC

Endoscopic submucosal dissection for superficial gastrointestinal lesions: European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE) Guideline – Update 2022 – Endoscopy

 


M-A: Comparison of survival among adults with rectal cancer who have undergone laparoscopic vs. open surgery.

10 May, 2022 | 10:43h | UTC

Comparison of Survival Among Adults With Rectal Cancer Who Have Undergone Laparoscopic vs Open Surgery: A Meta-analysis – JAMA Network Open

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


Current and future colorectal cancer screening strategies.

10 May, 2022 | 10:34h | UTC

Current and future colorectal cancer screening strategies – Nature Reviews Gastroenterology & Hepatology (if the link is paywalled, try this one in PMC)

 


Cohort Study: Anal incontinence after a prolonged second stage of labor in primiparous women.

9 May, 2022 | 01:25h | UTC

Anal incontinence after a prolonged second stage of labor in primiparous women – Scientific Reports

 


Clinical management of metastatic colorectal cancer in the era of precision medicine.

1 May, 2022 | 23:27h | UTC

Clinical management of metastatic colorectal cancer in the era of precision medicine – CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians

 


RCT: Organ preservation in patients with rectal adenocarcinoma treated with total neoadjuvant therapy.

1 May, 2022 | 23:20h | UTC

Organ Preservation in Patients With Rectal Adenocarcinoma Treated With Total Neoadjuvant Therapy – Journal of Clinical Oncology

 


Consensus Statement: Diagnosis and management of cancer risk in the gastrointestinal hamartomatous polyposis syndromes.

28 Apr, 2022 | 10:35h | UTC

Diagnosis and Management of Cancer Risk in the Gastrointestinal Hamartomatous Polyposis Syndromes: Recommendations From the US Multi-Society Task Force on Colorectal Cancer

 


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