Rectal Cancer – Pre-operative Physiological Assessment is Essential
Evaluation of the Role of MRI in Staging Rectal Cancer Within the Multidisciplinary Team Setting
Endoscopic Mucosal Resection for Lateral Spreading Tumours of the Colorectum
Depth of Tumour Invasion and Lymph Node Positivity – Implications for Local Excision of Rectal Cancer
Plasma Homocysteine Levels Indicate Vitamin B12 Deficiency and is Common Following Restorative Proctocolectomy
Stool Based DNA Marker for Early Detection of Colorectal Cancer
A Novel Technique to Identify Occult Nodal Tumour Spread in Colorectal Cancer. Simple, Cost Effective and Risk Free
Pre-operative Domiciliary vs Traditional Post-operative Stoma Education
Differential Smooth Muscle Relaxation in Diverticular Disease is Related to Site-specific Abnormalities in Bowel Wall Nitric Oxide Activity and Elastin Content
Long-Term Outcomes Following Short Course Pre-operative Radiotherapy and Total Mesorectal Excision for Resectable Rectal Cancer
Evaluation of the Learning Curve in Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery – Comparison of Right-Sided and Left-Sided Resections
Resectable Colorectal Liver Metastases
Assessment Of Nurse Colonoscopy Practice
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy for Rectal Bleeding in a DGH – Are We Overloading the Resources?
A Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial of Chromoscopic Colonoscopy for the Detection of Diminutive Colorectal Lesions
Why Wait for a Colonoscopy? An Easy Cure
Intracellular Signalling Pathways Mediating TGF-β Induction of Connective Tissue Growth Factor Expression by Intestinal Fibroblasts
Long-Term Outcomes of Restorative Proctocolectomy for Crohn's Disease and Indeterminate Colitis
Rifaximin–Ciprofloxacin Combination Therapy is Effective in Patients With Chronic, Active, Refractory Pouchitis
Management and Outcome of Pouch-Vaginal Fistulas Following Restorative Proctocolectomy
Ileal Pouch-Related Fistulae Following Restorative Proctocolectomy a Multifactorial Analysis of 1965 Patients
High Magnification Chromoscopic Pouchoscopy
The Long and the Short of Radiotherapy in Rectal Cancer
Risk Factors for Perineal Wound Complications After Abdominoperineal Excision of the Rectum (APER)
An Analysis of Factors Associated with Pathological Complete Response of Rectal Adenocarcinoma following Chemoradiation in Phase II/III Trials
Evaluation of POSSUM and P-POSSUM Scoring Systems in Assessing Outcome After Colorectal Surgery
Over-Prediction of Mortality using the POSSUM and P-POSSUM Equations in Colorectal Surgery
Risk Assessment in Colorectal Cancer Surgery – Use of the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland (ACPGBI) Model
The ACPGBI Colorectal Cancer Risk Model Over Predicts Mortality In Patients When Compared to P-POSSUM
Difference in Mortality After Surgery for Colorectal Cancer
The Effect of Volume and Specialization on Short-term Outcome in Surgery for Colorectal Cancer
A 20-Year Prospective Audit of Outcome of Surgical Treatment for Colorectal Cancer
The Impact of New Screening Protocol on Individuals at Intermediate Risk of Colorectal Cancer
The Benefits of Genetic Consultation for Familial Colorectal Cancer Patients
Lymph Node Harvesting in Patients with Colorectal Cancer; Predicting the Right Number – the ACPGBI Lymph Node Harvest Model
The Relationship between Pelvic Morphology and Involvement of the Circumferential Resection Margin in Surgery for Rectal Cancer
Comparison of Circumferential Margin Involvement between Restorative and Nonrestorative Resections for Rectal Cancer
Neoadjuvant Therapy for Rectal Cancer
Prediction Of Radiotherapy Response In Rectal Cancer Patients Using Global Gene Expression Profiling
Incidence and Prognostic Impact of Lateral Lymph Node (Pelvic Side Wall Node) Metastasis in Patients with PT3 and PT4 Low Rectal Cancer
Review of Faecal Occult Blood Testing Using Haemoccult in a GP-based Screening Programme 1987–2003
Predicting Colorectal Neoplasia Using Age, Symptoms and Faecal Occult Blood Testing
Colorectal Cancer Screening – Symptoms Affect Compliance
Polymorphisms in Genes Affecting Carcinogen and Oxidative Metabolism Do Not Affect Risk of Colorectal Adenomas and Can Not be Used to Stratify Risk in Screened Populations
What Effect has Colorectal Screening had on Emergency Surgery for Colorectal Cancer?
An Urgent Referral Pathway for Iron Deficiency Anaemia is an Effective Process for Detection of GI Pathology
Are We Diagnosing Colorectal Cancer Earlier?
A Study of the Use and Utility of the Colorectal Cancer Referral Guidelines Issued for the 2-Week Wait Initiative
DNA Microarrays Allow a Superior Prognostic Stratification in Colorectal Cancer
Reduced Activity of the Tumour-Suppressing Gene P53 Rather than Mutation is Important in Sporadic Colorectal Cancers with High-Level Microsatellite Instability
Colorectal Cancers with Microsatellite Instability Demonstrate mRNA Expression Signatures Characteristic of Increased Immunogenicity
The Wnt Antagonist sFRP1 a Novel Tumour- Suppressor Gene in Colorectal Carcinogenesis
The Natural History of CT Detected Indeterminate Lesions in Colorectal Cancer Patients
Combined PET/CT
Microbubble Enhancement Increases The Sensitivity of Ultrasonography for the Detection of Liver Metastases in Colorectal Cancer
Identification of a Predictive Liver Metastatic Gene Expression Signature in Colorectal Cancer
Bowel Function and Survival Following Insertion of Expandable Colonic Stents for Colorectal Cancer
Combined Approach to Palliative Stenting for Colorectal Cancer
Palliative Treatment of Obstructing Colorectal Carcinoma with Self-Expanding Metal Stents (SEMS)
Outcomes of Non-Operative Management on Patients with Colorectal Cancer
Complete Cytoreduction for Pseudomyxoma Peritonei Requires Complex Multivisceral Resections in a Lengthy Procedure
Mitochondrial Phenotypes Indicate that Colonic Adenomas are Polyclonal
Expression of Cyclooxygenase-2 by Primary Cultured Colorectal Carcinomas Assessed by Flow Cytometry
RNA Profiling of Cyclooxygenases 1 and 2 in Colorectal Cancer, Cox-1 Expression may have a Role to Play
Which Screening Technique for Sacral Nerve Stimulation in Faecal Incontinence?
Ano-rectal Motility Responses to Selective Stimulation of the Ventral Sacral Nerve Roots
Cortical Reorganization Induced by Sacral Nerve Stimulation in Patients with Faecal Incontinence
Obstetric Anal Sphincter Injury – Repair Technique and Outcome
Percutaneous Endoscopic Colostomy (PEC) in Faecal Incontinence in Central Neurological Disease
L-erythro Methoxamine Gel Increases Resting Anal Pressure in Healthy Human Volunteers
Trans-Sphincteric Injection of Silicone Biomaterial in the Treatment of Faecal Incontinence due to Internal Anal Sphincter Defects
Contractile Effects of L-erythro Methoxamine on Isolated Sheep Internal Anal Sphincter
The Chemical Coding of Myenteric Neurons is Altered in Slow Transit Constipation
Deranged Smooth Muscle Alpha-actin
Intra-operative Haemodynamic Optimisation in Colorectal Surgery
A Spoonful of Sugar
Dukes' C2 (apical node +ve) and Dukes' D colorectal cancer
A Novel Method of Photographic Audit of Quality of Rectal Cancer Surgical Specimens
Spectroscopy Aided Optical Biopsy in the Colon
Management and Outcome of Anal Intraepithelial Neoplasia
Doppler Guided Transanal Haemorrhoidal Dearterialisation Is an Effective Technique for the Treatment of Symptomatic Haemorrhoids
Pain Following Haemorrhoid Surgery
Open vs Closed Haemorrhoidectomy
Ligasure™ Haemorrhoidectomy
Simple Advancement Flap Anoplasty for Chronic Anal Fissure
Prospective Manometric Assessment of the Effects of Botulinum Toxin on the Internal Anal Sphincter Resting Pressure and its Correlation to the Healing of the Chronic Anal Fissure
Male Sexual Function Improves after Ileal Pouch Anal Anastomosis
Artificial Neural Networks accurately Predict Large Bowel Anastomotic Leak
Prognosis after Anastomotic Leakage in Colorectal Surgery
The Incidence of Perforated Colonic Diverticular Disease and Factors Influencing Outcome in an UK Population
Epidemiology and Symptoms of Uncomplicated Diverticular Disease (DD)
Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEM) – not a Complication-Free Procedure
Radical surgery for endometriosis
The Use of Gracilis Muscle Transpositions in Anorectal Fistula
Characterization of, and Symptomatology in Rectal Intussusception
External Pelvic Rectal Suspension (The Express Procedure) for Rectal Intussusception, with and without Rectocoele Repair – Development of a New Procedure Using an Acellular Collagen Material
Does abdominal hysterectomy affect anorectal function and quality of life?
Medium-Term (5-year) Results of Vertical Reduction Rectoplasty for Idiopathic Megarectum
Minimally Invasive Pouch Surgery
A Simple and Reproducible Method of Stapled Haemorrhoidopexy in IVth Degree Haemorrhoids
Rectocele Repair Via a Perineal Approach (Video)
Anterior Overlapping Sphincter Repair
Posterior Anal Advancement Flap and Posterior Mobilization of Anus in the Treatment of Persistent Rectal Sinus
Laparoscopic Assisted Right Haemicolectomy
Delorme's Procedure for Full-Thickness Rectal Prolapse Performed in the Left Lateral Position (Video)
Transperineal Repair of Rectocele Using Porcine Collagen
Functional Outcome & Quality of Life After Restorative Proctocolectomy
Pouch-Related Complications and Factors Predictive of Pouch Failure Following Restorative Proctocolectomy with Ileal Pouch Anal Anastomosis
Sexual, Urinary and Bowel Function Following Total Mesorectal Excision for Restorative Proctocolectomy
Vaginal Delivery After Ileal Pouch Anal Anastomosis
Presence of Backwash Ileitis Predicts Worse Outcome After Ileal Pouch Anal Anastomosis
Backwash Ileitis is Under Reported in Ileal Pouch Anal Anastomosis Patients
Long-term Indwelling Seton for Complex Anal Fistulae in Crohn's Disease
Surgical Management of Pouch-vaginal Fistula After Restorative Proctocolectomy
Long-term Results Of Salvage Surgery Following Restorative Proctocolectomy
Indefinite Diversion or Pouch Excision in Ileal Pouch Failure Patients?
Expression Of Gastrin Genes and Quantitative Analysis of Gastrin Precursors in Liver Metastases from Colorectal Cancer
Bacteriophage Biopanning in Human Colorectal Cancer Biopsies to Identify Cancer-specific Targeting Ligands
The Role of Macrophage Migration Inhibitory Factor (MIF) in Colorectal Tumourigenesis
Clinical Outcome of Colorectal Cancer Patients with Elevated Membrane Type 1-Matrix Metalloproteinase Expression
Pioglitazone, a Ligand for Peroxisome Proliferator-activated Receptor Gamma, Acts as an Inhibitor of Colon Cancer Liver Metastasis
Genomic Imprinting of the Insulin Growth Factor-2 (IGF-2) Gene is a Constant Epigenetic Abnormality Associated with Risk of Colorectal Cancer
Circulating Insulin-like Growth Factor 2 (IGF-2) and Cell Proliferation of Tumour and Matched Normal Mucosa in Colorectal Cancer
Microarray Profiling of Colorectal Cancer in Bangladeshi Patients
Elevated Activity of the Gene for the Angiogenic VEGFA Soluble Isoform VEGF121 in Sporadic Colorectal Cancers with Low-level Microsatellite Instability
Evidence for Redundancy, Cross-talk and Autocrine Circuits within the Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Signalling Pathways in Colorectal Cancer
Heterogeneity in Angiogenic Markers in Colorectal Cancer – A Significance?
The EGF-related Growth Factor Heregulin in Colorectal Cancer
CerbB-2 Expression is Associated with Increasing Tumour Size and Dukes Staging in Colorectal Cancer
The Use of Therapeutic Modalities Targeting CD43-ICAM-1 Interaction can Prevent Loco-Regional Recurrence of Colorectal Cancer Following Surgery
Re-organization of the Wnt Signalling Pathway in Colorectal Carcinogenesis
Role of Plasma Progastrin as a Tumour Marker in Patients with Colorectal Cancer
Chk2 and Mre I I Express Variably in Colorectal Cancer and are Independent of CpG Island Hypermethylation
The Relationship between the Systemic Inflammatory Response and Tumour T-lymphocyte Infiltration and Proliferation Rate in Patients with Primary Operable Colorectal Cancer
A Proteomic Analysis of Colorectal Cancer Progression
Colonic Fibroblasts
Does FOB Testing by GPs Influence the Investigation of Patients with Colorectal Symptoms?
Dark vs Bright Red Bleeding in the Diagnosis of Colorectal Cancer
Does Inappropriate Referral of Patients to Rapid Access Clinics for Suspected Colorectal Cancer Result in Missed or Delayed Diagnosis of Other GI Disease
Promoting Awareness of Colorectal Symptoms in the Community
An Audit of the Effect of the 2-Week Wait Guidelines on Time Waiting for Treatment of Colorectal Cancer
Nurse Specialist Led Flexible Sigmoidoscopy in an Outpatient Setting – Review of Outcomes
Two Week Rule Cancer Referral
Reduced Access Times May Reduce Emergency Surgery in Colorectal Disease
Iron Deficiency Anaemia – Useful Screening Tool for Right Sided Colon Cancers?
Distribution of Colorectal Cancer (CRC) and Polyps
The Incidence of Colorectal Cancer in a Multi-ethnic Society
Length of History in Patients with Colorectal Cancer
Optical Image Analysis for the Diagnosis of Colon Cancer
The Accuracy of Rectal Cancer Height Assessment
Diagnostic Delay is Associated with Advanced Stage of Rectal Cancer but not of Colonic Cancer
Prediction of Postoperative Mortality in Elderly Patients with Colorectal Cancer
Risk Adjusted Outcome in Colorectal Cancer
Prediction of Operative Mortality from Colorectal Cancer Surgery in a Deprived Population
A Double Blind Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial of Iron Supplementation in Anaemic Patients Scheduled For Colorectal Cancer Surgery
Full Preoperative Imaging of Colorectal Cancer Leads to a Delay in Initiation of Treatment
Impact of Multi Array Computerized Tomography on the Detection of Indeterminate Lesions in the Staging of Colorectal Cancer
The Role of Staging in the Emergency Presentation of Rectal Cancer
Rectal Brush Biopsy – Exploration of Its Role as an Alternate Source of Colo-rectal Tissue for Bowel Research
Rectal Aberrant Crypt Foci Identified Using High-Magnification-Chromoscopic Colonoscopy
A Dukes/Jass Combination – Is it More Discriminating?
Evaluation of Lymph Node Positivity in Rectal Cancer
The Results of Specialist and General Surgeons in Colorectal Cancer Surgery
Does It Matter Who Operates on Colorectal Cancer?
Female Sexual Dysfunction After Proctectomy
Total Mesorectal Excision of the Rectum by Supervised Higher Surgical Trainees
Result of Trans-anal Inter-sphincteric Resection (TAISR) with Total Mesorectal Excision (TME) and Colo-anal Anastomosis for Distal Rectal Cancer
Mode of CRM Involvement According to Location in the Mesorectum
Current Circumferential Resection Margin Reporting in Rectal Cancer is Likely to Under- report Patients at High Risk of Local Recurrence?
Recurrence of Colorectal Cancer – Prognostic Factors & Training
Recurrence and Survival Figures Following Curative Resection for Low Rectal Adenocarcinoma
Audit of Follow-up Costs Following Colorectal Cancer Resection
A Patient-led System for Follow-up of Colorectal Cancer
‘Paper Clinics’ – A Model for Improving Delivery of Outpatient Colorectal Services
What are the Key Hospital-based Costs in Colorectal Cancer Care?
Are Workload and Mortality Suitable Performance Indicators in Colorectal Cancer?
Hospital Episode Statistics Data Analysis Supports the ACPGBI Cancer Study 2002
Does Preoperative Chemoradiation Increase the Risk of Understaging Rectal Cancer?
Patient Concerns and Symptom Distress; An Audit of Rectal Cancer Patients Receiving Chemoradiation
Does Radical Radiotherapy to Pelvis Affect Anorectal Function and Quality of Life?
Anal Canal Injury After Pelvic Radiotherapy – Quantitative Assessment with Gadolinium Enhanced Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Misoprostol – Is It an Effective Rectal Radioprotectant in the Era of Conformal Radiotherapy?
Formalin Instillation for Haemorrhagic Radiation Proctitis
Prediction of Peritoneal Recurrence Following Colonic Cancer Resection
Assessing Response to 5-Fluorouracil Chemotherapy Using a New PET Tracer
Celecoxib does not Augment the Effects of Irinotecan in a Murine Model of Advanced Colorectal Cancer
Local Recurrence of Colorectal Cancer
The Outcome of Surgery for Locally Recurrent Rectal Cancer After Primary Anterior Resection Compared with APER
Complete Cytoreduction for Pseudomyxoma Peritonei Results in Long-Term Disease-free Survival in Most Patients
Clinical Outcomes after Palliative Treatment for Colorectal Cancer
Cyclooxigenase-2 (COX-2) Expression in Hereditary Non-Polyposis Colorectal Cancer (HNPCC) Related Tumours
The Incidence of HNPCC in Patients with Metachronous Colorectal Cancer
Measurement of the Anal Cushions by Transvaginal Ultrasonography
Changes in Anorectal Physiology (ARP) Measurement When Moving from Supine to Erect
Does Radical Prostatectomy Affect Anorectal Function and Quality of Life? – A Controlled Study
Evidence of Rectal Hypercontractility in Patients with Rectal Hypersensitivity and Urge Faecal Incontinence
Defects in the Internal Anal Sphincter (IAS) Are Significantly More Important In Determining Continence Than Injury to the External Anal Sphincter (EAS) After Repair of Third Degree Tears
Comparison of Vector Volume Symmetry Index (VVSI) with Endoanal Ultrasound (EAUS) in the Diagnosis of Anatomical Anal Sphincter Defects
Fatigability of the External Anal Sphincter in Faecal Incontinence
Ano-rectal Motility Responses to Pelvic-, Hypogastric- and Pudendal Nerve Stimulation in the Göttingen Minipig
Sacral Nerve Stimulation for Faecal Incontinence Secondary to Obstetric Damage
Overlapping Sphincteroplasty for Faecal Incontinence – Evidence of Continued Deterioration in Symptoms
Long-Term Follow-up of Dynamic Graciloplasty for Faecal Incontinence
Properties of Alpha-2 Adrenoceptors in the Internal Anal Sphincter
The High Frequency Wave Form (Fast Wave) in the Hypertonic Internal Anal Sphincter
Rectal Intussusception in Symptomatic Patients is Different from that in Asymptomatic Volunteers
Rectal Intussusception
The Contribution of the Pudendal Nerve to Sensation in the Distal Rectum
Rectal Hyposensitivity
Impedance Planimetry for Simultaneous Measurement of Multiple Luminal Rectal Cross Sectional Areas
The Correlation Between Segmental Colonic Transit Times and Videodefecography in the Diagnosis of Idiopathic Chronic Constipation
Diagnosis of Idiopathic Megarectum
Mortality, Morbidity and Functional Outcome After Ileorectal Anastomosis
Antegrade Colonic Irrigation with a Colostomy for Neurogenic Colorectal Dysfunction
Percutaneous Endoscopic Colostomy in the Treatment of Recurrent Sigmoid Volvulus
The Inconclusive Double Contrast Barium Enema Report – Frequency and Subsequent Course of Action
Is the Routine Use of Contrast Enemas Prior to Ileostomy Closure Indicated?
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy and Double Contrast Barium Enema in Patients with Large Bowel Symptoms – Improved Diagnostic Yield?
CT Colonography for Symptomatic Colorectal Disease
Virtual Versus Conventional Colonoscopy
Endoanal Ultrasound Guided Needle Drainage of Intersphincteric Abscess
The impact of the British Society of Gastroenterology Guidelines on the Colonoscopic Surveillance Programme at a District General Hospital
Hot Biopsy Polypectomy in the Right Colon is Safe
Three-dimensional Endoanal Ultrasonography is Better than Conventional Anal Endosonography in the Assessment of Fistula in Ano
Should Surgery for Fistula-In-Ano be Performed by General Surgeons?
Fibrin Glue for Anal Fistulas
Core Fistulectomy with Either Fistulotomy or Seton in the Management of Cryptoglandular Trans-sphincteric Fistula in Ano
The Long-term Functional Outcome Following Fistulotomy for Idiopathic Fistula-in-Ano
Incontinence After Anal Fistula Surgery
Long-term Outcome Following Recto-Vaginal Fistula Repair
Long-term Follow-up After Stapled Haemorrhoidopexy
A Prospective Randomized Double-blind Controlled Trial into the Effect of Botulinum Toxin on Pain Post-Haemorrhoidectomy
Evaluation of Patient Views and Sequelae Post Band-ligation of Haemorrhoids
Duration of Pain and its Influence on Return to Work Following Haemorrhoid Surgery
Pathological Audit of Stapled Haemorrhoidopexy
Observation of Both a Contraction and Relaxation Response of Internal Sphincter to Botulinum Toxin in Anal Fissure
Endoscopic Mucosal Resection – a Safe and Effective Approach to Colorectal Polyps
Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEMS) for Carcinoma of the Rectum
Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEMS)
Transanal Sleeve Resection of Rectal Polyp
Laparoscopic Appendicectomy
Indications of Laparoscopic Surgery for Crohn's Disease Using the Vienna Classification
Impact of Visceral Obesity on Surgical Outcomes After Laparoscopic Surgery for Patients with Rectal Cancer
Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery – Is all the Effort Worthwhile?
A Survey of Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery in the UK and Ireland
Is Fast-Track Peri-Operative Management Possible in Patients Undergoing Major Open Colorectal Resection in a UK District General Hospital?
Bowel Preparation Causes Hypercoagulability in Females
Distal Intestinal Obstruction Syndrome, a Childhood Illness Now Seen in Adults
The Vascularity of Peritoneal Adhesions
Retrorectal Tumours
A Simple Modification of Loop Ileostomy Technique Resulting in Fewer Complications; Eversion of the Distal Loop
Early Discharge After Closure of Loop Ileostomy – Is It Safe and Achievable?
Vacuum-assisted Closure Therapy – A Year's Experience in a Colorectal Department within a DGH
Closure Of Midline Abdominal Wounds
A Novel Biomaterial (Permacol®) For Use In Complex Abdominal Wall Reconstructions