Laparoscopic Surgery for Rectal Cancer

Posted 18 November 2015 in

ACPGBI President, Professor R J C Steele discusses laparoscopic versus open resection for rectal cancer:

‘The recent publication of two randomised trials comparing laparoscopic assisted resection with open resection for rectal cancer have given colorectal cancer surgeons serious food for thought. On the 6th of October this year the Journal of the American Medical Association published the short term outcomes from the American ACOSOGZ6O51 Trial and the ALaCart Trial from Australia…’

Read the full article of what our president had to say

November 2015 newsletter