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Colorectal surgery

Graham J. MacKay, Richard G. Molloy and Patrick J. O’Dwyer

in Landmark Papers in General Surgery

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print February 2013 | ISBN: 9780199644254
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191755637 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199644254.003.0006

Series: Landmark Papers in

Colorectal surgery

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Mechanical bowel preparation in colorectal surgery - Stapled versus handsewn anastomosis in colorectal surgery - Laparoscopic colorectal surgery - Enhanced recovery after colorectal surgery - Infliximab in the management of fistulating Crohn's disease - Non-surgical treatment of chronic anal fissure - Stapled haemorrhoidectomy - Laparoscopic ventral mesh rectopexy for rectal prolapse - Sacral neuromodulation for faecal incontinence - Surgery for pilonidal sinus disease - Bowel cancer screening - Total mesorectal excision for rectal cancer - The circumferential resection margin in rectal cancer - Extralevator abdomino-perineal resection of the rectum - Neoadjuvant therapy in primary rectal cancer - Adjuvant therapy in colon cancer - Primary chemoradiotherapy for anal cancer

Chapter.  16175 words. 

Subjects: Surgery ; Colorectal Surgery

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