The Circular Stapler in Rectal Cancer Surgery A Risk Factor for Anastomotic Leak?
Fissurectomy-Botulinum Toxin Heals Medically-Resistant Chronic Anal Fissure
The Efficacy of Fibrin Sealant in the Management of Complex Anal Fistula
Assessment of the Accuracy of Colonoscopy in Detecting Artificial Bowel Markers – A Potential Audit Tool?
Tumour Immunotherapy and Cancer Vaccines – A Novel Treatment in Colorectal Cancer?
A Prospective Randomized Blind Controlled Trial of Telephone Advice in the Management of Patients with Haemorrhoids
The Use of Endoanal Ultrasound as a Predictor of Suitability for Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery
Prevalence of Neoplastic Lesions Proximal to the Sigmoid in Symptomatic Patients with Distal Adenomatous Polyps
Clinical Implications and Subtype Analysis of the Kudo Type V Pit Pattern Using High-Resolution-Chromoscopic Colonoscopy
Evaluation of Surgical Performance and Learning Curve in lleal Pouch Anal Anastomosis Surgery
Long-Term Functional Outcome and Quality of Life in Restorative Proctocolectomy with Preservation of the Rectal Musculature
Quality of Life After Pelvic Pouch Surgery Is Comparable Between Patients with Colitis-Associated Neoplasia and Symptomatic Ulcerative Colitis
Tissue Perfusion in a Stapled Ileal J-pouch
Ileal-Pouch-Vaginal Fistula Treated by Abdomino-Anal Advancement of the Ileal Pouch
Patterns of Female Sexual Dysfunction After Ileoanal Pouch
Surgery Improves Extraintestinal Manifestations of Mucosal Ulcerative Colitis
Oral Cyanocobalamin Corrects Commonly Occurring Vitamin B12 Deficiency Following Restorative Proctocolectomy – Should all Pouch Patients Be Prescribed Oral B12
Restorative Proctocolectomy on Steroids
Long Strictureplasty Is as Safe and Effective as Short Strictureplasty in Recurrent Small Bowel Crohn's Disease
Local Repair Has Poor Results in Treatment of Vaginal Fistulas in Crohn's Disease
Jejunal Crohn's Disease Is Associated with a High Recurrence Rate
Quantification of Risk for Pouch Failure Following Ileal Pouch Anal Anastomosis Surgery
Challenging Accepted Concepts in the Early Presentation of Colorectal Carcinoma
Evaluation of Neoadjuvant Chemoradiotherapy for Locally Advanced Rectal Cancer
Preoperative Long Course Chemoradiotherapy for Rectal Cancer Is Most Effective in Non-Anaemic Patients
Prediction of Lymph Node Status in Colorectal Cancer by Microarray Profiling
Outcome Following Colorectal Cancer Resection in the Elderly
Minichromosome Maintenance Protein 2 Expression in Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Does Positron Emission Tomography Change Management in Primary Rectal Cancer? A Prospective Assessment
Assessment of the Efficacy of Infliximab™ in the Management of Complex Fistulating Perianal Crohn's Disease
The Role of Chemical Sphincterotomy in the Treatment of Chronic Anal Fissure
Clinicians Are Poor at Assessing Internal Sphincter Spasm and Diagnosing Low-Pressure Chronic Anal Fissure
Intermediate Term Results of a Multicentre, Prospective, Randomized Clinical Trial of Stapled Haemorrhoidopexy vs Ferguson Haemorrhoidectomy
Topical Phenylephrine Improves Post-Haemorrhoidectomy Faecal Incontinence
Cleft Closure Technique for Complex Primary and Recurrent Pilonidal Disease
Extrasphincteric Rectal Fistulas Successfully Treated by Soave's Procedure Despite Marked Local Sepsis
Biofeedback Directed Sphincter Rehabilitation Following Sphincter Repair
The Effect of Sacral Nerve Stimulation on Autonomic Nerve Function Measured by Mucosal Laser Doppler
Abnormal Colonic Motility
The Combination of the Dynamic Graciloplasty and the Continent Colonic Conduit – A Way Forward for Total Anorectal Reconstruction
External Fixation of the Rectum – Evolution of a New Perineal Procedure for Full Thickness Rectal Prolapse
A Prospective Randomized Trial of the Effect of Lateral Ligament Division at Rectopexy on Colonic Motility
Pre-Operative Chemoradiation for Locally Advanced Rectal Cancer
A Regional Audit of Short-Course Pre-Operative Radiotherapy in Operable Rectal Cancer
Multi-Modality Approach in Curative Local Treatment of Early Rectal Carcinomas
Does Rectal Wall Tumour Eradication with Pre-Operative Chemoradiation Permit a Change in the Operative Strategy?
Recurrence After Transanal Excision of Tl Rectal Cancer
Microvessel Density in Endoscopic Rectal Cancer Biopsy Specimens
Preliminary Report – Phase II Trial Of Adjunctive Combination Chemotherapy Following Radiofrequency Ablation For Patients with Unresectable Colorectal Liver Metastases – Intending to Achieve Total Gross Disease Ablation
The Implementation and Efficacy of a Standardized Protocol for the Management of Rectal Cancer
Single Stage Management as a Standard Procedure in Unprepared Left Colonic Pathology with a New Irrigation Device
Conservative Perineal Dissection Does not Prejudice Tumour Clearance in Abdomino-Perineal Resection for Rectal Cancer
Determinant Factors for Sexual Function Recovery after Total Mesorectal Excision in Patients with Bilaterally Intact Autonomic Nerves Confirmed by a Nerve Stimulator
What Do Patients Want? Patient Preferences and Surrogate Decision Making in the Treatment of Colorectal Cancer
Distribution of Colorectal Cancers and Adenomas in a Screened Population
Incidences of Lower-Gastrointestinal Symptoms in Colorectal Screening Participants and Comparison of Colonoscopic Findings in Symptomatic and Asymptomatic Individuals
Screening Colonoscopy for Patients at Risk of Colorectal Cancer
The Majority of Colorectal Cancers Do Not Originate from Polyps
Symptomatology of Colorectal Cancer – Lessons from the Rectal Bleeding Clinic
Who Needs a Barium Enema After a Normal Flexible Sigmoidoscopy to 60 centimetres?
Failure to Recognize High Risk Symptoms of Colorectal Cancer in Standard Referral Letters Leads to a Delay in Initiation of Treatment
Reduction in the Proportion of Patients with Colorectal Cancer Presenting as an Emergency Following the Introduction of the 2-Week Target
Stromal and Crohns-Like Lymphocytic Responses, Interact to Determine Prognosis in Dukes' B and C Rectal Cancer
Neurogenic Responses of the Sheep Internal Anal Sphincter
Increased Expression of Galanin in Mucosal Nerves of Patients with Painful Diverticular Disease
The Possible Role of Heparin as a Therapeutic Intervention in Peritoneal Carcinomatosis Via an ICAM-I Mechanism
Molecular Techniques for the Detection of Colorectal Cancer Cells in Peritoneal Washings and Post-Operative Drain Fluids
Oxidative DNA Adducts in Normal and Malignant Colorectal Tissue
Aspirin Effects on NfκB Signalling and Apoptosis
Genetic Predisposition to the Formation of Multiple Adenomatous Polyps
The Restriction Site Mutation Assay
Colorectal Cancers and Micro-Satellite Instability
Use of Endoluminal Stents for Large Bowel Obstruction
Survival After Colonic Stenting for Large Bowel Obstruction
Anastomotic Dehiscence After Anterior Resection
Comparative Study Of Defunctioned vs Non-Defunctioned Coloanal Anastomosis
Assessment of Complications Following Closure of Loop Ileostomy
A Critical Review of Technical Aspects in Constructing a Stapled J-pouch
Wedge vs Segmental Resection for Complex Enterocutaneous Fistulae
Role of Myocutaneous Flaps in Colorectal Surgical Practice
‘Ligasure’ for Close Rectal Dissection – A Technique for Decreasing Blood Loss
A Randomized Controlled Trial of Transverse vs Midline Skin Crease Incisions for Right Hemicolectomy
National Anal Cancer Audit for Wales
A Prospective Audit of Waiting Time for Radiotherapy and Surgery in Rectal Cancer Patients
Template Pathology Reporting of Rectal Carcinoma Produces Complete Prognostic Data
TNM Staging Is not Related to Early Postoperative Morbidity and Mortality of Colorectal Resections
Comparison of Virtual Colonoscopy and Fibreoptic Colonoscopy in the Detection of Colonic Polyps and Cancer
Impact of Videocolonoscopy on Stage and Outcome of Patients with Colorectal Cancer
Can Positron Emission Tomography Quantify Cellular Proliferation in Colorectal Cancer? A Comparative Study Using MIB-1 and a New PET Tracer 18FLT
Surgeons with a High Volume Case – Load Make a Difference in Acute High Risk Colorectal Patients
The Death of Basic Surgical Training?
One Hundred Consecutive Laparotomies for Peritoneal Surface Malignancy
Early Oral Feeding after Elective Large Bowel Surgery Is Safe and Leads to Early Discharge
Evaluation of Early Warning Signs and Physiological Derangement in Patients Presenting with Severe Peritonitis
Impaired Rectal Sensation Is Associated with a Distal, Rather than a Generalised Disturbance of Transit in Patients with Slow-Transit Constipation
Percutaneous Endoscopic Colostomy in the Management of Incontinence and Constipation in Adults with Neurological Disease
Treatment of Left Colonic Obstruction
A Guide to Anorectal Physiology Studies and Anal Endosonography
Anterior Anal Sphincter Repair
Anterior Rectal Dissection for Cancer and IBD in Males
A Simple Method of Transecting the Mesorectum in Tumours of the Upper Third
Fissurectomy – Botulinum Toxin for Medically-Resistant Chronic Anal Fissure
Mesenteric Lengthening Manoeuvers to Facilitate Tension-Free Anastomosis Following Restorative Proctocolectomy
Ileal Pouch for Mucosal Ulcerative Colitis in Patients Over the Age of 70
Anatomic Extent of Colitis and Disease Severity are not Predictors of Pouchitis After Restorative Proctocolectomy for Mucosal Ulcerative Colitis
Functional Assessment of Bacterial Colonization in Patients with Ileoanal Pouches and Brooke Ileostomy
The Role of the Kock Pouch in the Post Pelvic Ileal Pouch Era
Transanal Endoscopic Rectal Mucosal Ablation in the Surgical Treatment of Ulcerative Colitis
Cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) Expression During Carcinogenesis in Ulcerative Colitis-Associated Neoplasia
Outcome of Patients with Indeterminate Colitis
Mesenteric Hypertrophy in Crohn's Disease. A Possible Explanation of Aetiology
Does Aggressive Therapy for Ileal Crohn's Disease Reduce the Need for Surgery?
Phosphoinositide Signalling in Inflammation and Colorectal Cancer
Immunomodulation with Tacrolimus (FK506)
Re-operation Rates Following Strictureplasty in Crohn's Disease
UK Cancer Services Collaborative Programme Snapshot of Current Colorectal Cancer Care in England
The 2005 National Cancer Plan for Colorectal Cancer Is Achievable
Waiting Times for Colorectal Cancer
Treatment of Colorectal Cancer in a District General Hospital; Where Do We Stand in Terms of Waiting Times?
A Colorectal Nurse Practitioner Performing Rapid Access Flexible Sigmoidoscopy According to Demand Decreases Waiting Times for all Patients by Preventing ‘Carve Out’
Acceptability of Nurse Endoscopists to Primary Care Clinicians
Audit of Fast-Track Referrals of Patients with Suspected Colorectal Cancer
How Has the ‘2-Week Wait Rule’ Affected Colorectal Cancer Presentation?
Colorectal One-Stop Diagnostic Service. Who Needs Doctors?
Colorectal Cancer – A Prospective Evaluation of Symptom Duration, Patient Behaviour and General Practitioner Referral Patterns in an Inner City Teaching Hospital
Rapid Access Colorectal Cancer Referral
Guideline Compliance – Do We Maintain the Standards?
Why Are Patients with the Department of Health Higher Risk Criteria not Referred to the ‘2-Week Standard Clinic’?
Referral of Patients to a Rapid Access Clinic for Suspected Colorectal Cancer in the Absence of ‘High-Risk’ Symptoms
The 2-Week Referral for Colorectal Cancer
He Knows You Know – Improving Communication Between Primary and Secondary Care
Rectal Bleeding Clinic and the Stage Incidence of Colorectal Cancers
One-Stop Investigation of Iron Deficiency Anaemia. The Way Ahead?
If You Don't Put Your Finger in, Do You Really Put Your Foot in it?
Performance Indicators as Defined by the Patient
Development of DNA-Based Plasma Assay for Detection of Colorectal Cancer
Combination of Brush Cytology and Biopsy Improves the Diagnostic Accuracy of Rectal Neoplasm
How Are Colon Cancers Proximal to the Sigmoid Colon Most Efficiently Diagnosed?
Comparison of Rigid vs Flexible Sigmoidoscopy in Detection of Significant Anorectal Lesions
Should Flexible Sigmoidoscopy Replace Colonoscopy for Patients with Rectal Bleeding?
Reasons for Failure to Diagnose Colorectal Carcinoma at Colonoscopy
Flat and Depressed Colorectal Lesions Have a High Malignant Potential
Highly Dysplastic Flat and Depressed Lesions Are Mostly Located in the Right Colon
Cyclooxygenase 2 Expression in Leucocytic and Epithelial Cells from Colonic Adenomas and Carcinomas
Hot Biopsy Treatment of Colorectal Polyps – Does It Influence the Histological Picture?
Preoperative Colonic Survey in Colorectal Cancer
Time from Biopsy to Surgery and Tumour Stage Contributes to the Lymph Node Retrieval Rate in Rectal Cancer Surgery
What Factors Affect Lymph Node Yield in Surgery for Rectal Cancer?
Sentinel Lymph Node Mapping in Colorectal Cancer
Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy in Colorectal Cancer
Radical Resection for Locally Advanced Right Colon Cancer
Long-Term Outcome of Per Anum Intersphincteric Rectal Dissection With Direct Coloanal Anastomosis for Lower Rectal Cancer
An Audit of the Selection of Patients for Short Course Radiotherapy Prior to Surgery for Rectal Cancer
Long Course Neoadjuvant Therapy for Rectal Cancer – Implications of a Complete Response
Outcome of Rectal Cancer following Selective Total Mesorectal Excision and Neoadjuvant Treatment
A Randomized Trial Comparing the Effect of Straight vs Colonic J Pouch and Short Course Preoperative Radiotherapy vs No Radiotherapy on Postoperative Bowel Function
Effects of Radiotherapy on Different Histopathologic Types of Rectal Carcinoma
Change of Pattern of Colorectal Cancer in Iraq Over the Last Two Decades
Socio-Economic Status and Survival After Surgery for Colorectal Cancer
The Use of POSSUM Scores for Morbidity and Mortality in Colorectal Cancer
A Systemic Inflammatory Response Predicts Survival Following Curative Resection for Colorectal Cancer
Assessment of Operative Risk in Colorectal Cancer Surgery – The CCF Colorectal Cancer Model
Is a Poor Prognosis Seen in Young Patients with Rectal Cancer?
Psychological Morbidity and Information Needs of Colorectal Cancer Patients and Their Relatives
Tumour Size – A Prognostic Indicator in Colonic Cancer
Mechanical Bowel Preparation
Impact of Transanal Microsurgery on the Management of Patients with Rectal Neoplasms in a District General Hospital
Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery
Leak Rates in 235 Rectal Cancers Operated on by 10 Surgeons in the Year 2000
The Contribution of Pelvimetry to the Outcome of Operations for Rectal Cancer
Conservative Perineal Dissection Does not Prejudice Tumour Clearance in Abdomino-Perineal Resection for Rectal Cancer
Abdomino-Perineal Resection or Low Hartmann's Procedure
The Efficacy of a Nerve Stimulator to Predict Erectile Function in Men Undergoing Total Mesorectal Excision
Nurse Practitioner-Led, Intensive, Protocol-Based Colorectal Cancer Follow-Up
Long-Term Follow-Up Is Required to Detect Recurrence Following Rectal Cancer Surgery
Small Rises in CEA Are More Sensitive for Recurrence After Surgery for Colorectal Cancer
The Influence of Tumour Location on the Outcome of Resection of Recurrent Pelvic Malignancy
Surgery for Re-Recurrent Rectal Cancer
Endoscopic Laser Ablation of Rectal Carcinoma – A District General Hospital Experience
The Use of Laser Therapy in the Management of Inoperable Rectal Tumours
Colonic Stenting
Stents or Open Operation for Palliation of Colorectal Cancer
The Relationship Between Tumour T-Lymphocyte Infiltration, the Systemic Inflammatory Response and Survival in Patients with Primary Operable Colorectal Cancer
Bcl-2 Expression in Colorectal Cancer Has No Prognostic Significance
Heterogeneity of Chemosensitivity of Colorectal Cancer
Portal Vein Injection
The Role of the Bax Gene in Aspirin-Mediated Apoptosis of Colorectal Cancer Cells
Chemokine Production by Colorectal Tumours Increases with Advancing Stage
Management of Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Anus in a District General Hospital
A Novel Technique for the Separation and Purification of Stromal and Parenchymal Components of Solid Tumours
Loss of Expression of DNA Repair Proteins in a Series of Right-Sided Colon Tumours
Is Transcription of DNA Mismatch Repair Genes MLH1 and MSH2 and Tumour Suppressor Gene P53 Important in Colorectal Cancers with Microsatellite Instability?
Patterns of Faecal Incontinence After Anal Surgery
Oestrogen Does not Alter Anal Sphincter Contractility in Short-Term Organ Culture
Risk Factors in Acquired Faecal Incontinence
Single Fibre Electromyography Correlates More Closely with Incontinence Scores than Other Neurological Tests
A Single Test of Anal Sphincter Function Assessment – Comparison of Three New Techniques
Faecal Incontinence After Transanal Excision of Rectal Tumours
Anterior Sphincter Repair Can Be of Longterm Benefit
An Audit of Stomas for End-Stage Faecal Incontinence
Biofeedback Therapy for Faecal Incontinence. How Helpful Can It Be?
Sacral Nerve Stimulation vs Conservative Management for Faecal Incontinence – The Role of the Colorectal Nurse Specialist
The Colorectal Development Unit – Impact on Functional Outcome for the Electrically Stimulated Gracilis Neoanal Sphincter
Do Therapeutic Interventions Lose Efficacy Over Time?
Symptom Improvement in Response to Food Specific IgG4 Antibody Guided Exclusion Diet Is Maintained at 6 Months in Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Impaired Rectal Sensation
Male Constipation Patterns Physiologically Different than in Females with Constipation
Relationship of Radionuclide Proctography Results to Symptoms in Chronic Constipation
Segmental Assessment of Colonic Transit Studies – An Indicator of Evacuatory Disorders in Patients with Constipation?
‘Outlet Obstruction’ Does not Influence the Pattern of Transit Delay in Patients with Slow-Transit Constipation
Quality of Life Assessment of Patients with Ileoanal Pouch Anastomosis for Slow Transit Constipation with Rectal Inertia
The Continent Colonic Conduit for Treatment of Refractory Evacuatory Disorder Following the Electrically Stimulated Gracilis Neoanal Sphincter
Percutaneous Endoscopic Colostomy – A New Treatment Option for Chronic Constipation
Use of Seprafilm During Loop Ileostomy Formation Reduces Operative Closure Time but May Be Associated with Ileostomy Prolapse
Analysis of Stomas and Their Complications in a 10-Year Period in a District General Hospital
Formation of an End Stoma
Outcome of Parastomal Hernia Repair with Relocation without Laparotomy
Haemorrhagic Radiation Proctitis
A Multidisciplinary Surgical Approach to the Management of Widespread Anogenital Intraepithelial Neoplasia
Prospective Study of the Outcome of Rubber Band Ligation of Symptomatic Haemorrhoids
Prospective Randomized Trial Comparing Diathermy Excision and Diathermy Coagulation for Symptomatic Prolapsed Haemorrhoids
Long-Term Follow Up of a Randomized Trial Comparing LigasureTM and Open Haemorrhoidectomy
A 5-year Review of Symptom Control and Patient Satisfaction Following Milligan–Morgan Haemorrhoidectomy
Pain Following Haemorrhoid Surgery
Persistent Post-Defaecation Pain Syndrome After Circular Stapled Anopexy Is Abolished by Oral Nifedipine
Pathological Reporting of Stapled Haemorrhoidopexy Specimens
Aloe Vera Propilis and Anal Fissures
Botulinum Toxin Is Effective Treatment for Chronic Anal Fissures Resistant to Glyceryl Trinitrate
Early Results of a Rotational Flap to Treat Chronic Anal Fissures
House Advancement Anoplasty for Treatment of Anal Disorders
Long-Term Outcome and Quality of Life Following Anoplasty
The Direction of the Trans-Sphincteric Fistula Track Through the Sphincter Complex
Rationalizing Radiological Reporting in Colorectal Cancer
Pre-Operative Staging in Colorectal Cancer – More Harm Than Good?
A Prospective Comparison of Computed Tomography vs Magnetic Resonance Imaging in the Pre-operative Staging of Rectal Cancer
[18F] 3′-deoxy-3-fluorothymidine
Anal Endosonography and Clinical Evaluation of Fistula-In-Ano
Assessment of the Dynamic Graciloplasty with Three-Dimensional Endoanal Ultrasonography – A Pilot Study
Open-Magnet Magnetic Resonance Defaecography Compared with Evacuation Proctography in the Diagnosis and Management of Rectal Intussusception
The Use of the ONQ Pain Management System Is Associated with Decrease in Postoperative Analgesia Requirement
A Prospective Controlled Trial of an Outpatient Information Sheet on Patient Satisfaction and Pain Levels During Rectal Examination
Does Early Admission to ITU Improve Patient Outcome in Severe Peritonitis?
Outcome of Emergency Hartmann's Procedure in a DGH
Does Complicated Diverticular Disease Affect the Outcome in Laparoscopic Surgery?
Increased Expression of Substance P and Neuropeptide K in Mucosal Nerves of Patients with Painful Diverticular Disease
Post-Operative Adhesions, Colorectal Surgeons' Perspective
Suprapubic Catheters in Colorectal Surgery