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Results in 'Paper of the Month'

Selective use of cystogram following segmental bowel resection in patients with enterovesical fistula

5 August 2021
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Paper of the Month for May is a a single centre retrospective study looking at the use of cystogram following segmental bowel resection in patients with enterovesical fistula Selective use of cystogram following segmental bowel resection in patients with enterovesical fistula. de Groof et al. Colorectal disease 2019 [epub ahead of print]

Meta-analysis of prognostic factors for patients with colorectal peritoneal metastasis undergoing cytoreductive surgery and heated intraperitoneal chemotherapy

5 August 2021
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Paper of the Month for August is a systematic review and meta analysis of prognostic factors and their relationship with outcomes in colorectal metastasis Meta‐analysis of prognostic factors for patients with colorectal peritoneal metastasis undergoing cytoreductive surgery and heated intraperitoneal chemotherapy Hallam et al. BJS Open

Cesarean delivery to prevent anal incontinence: a systematic review and meta-analysis

5 August 2021
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In a first for Paper of the Month, we have selected a pelvic floor paper. Cesarean delivery to prevent anal incontinence: a systematic review and meta‑analysis Nelson et al Techniques in Coloproctology 2019. 23 (9) 809-820

A randomized trial comparing antibiotics with appendectomy for appendicitis

5 August 2021
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Paper of the Month comes from The CODA Collaborative. A Randomized Trial Comparing Antibiotics with Appendectomy for Appendicitis The CODA Collaborative, The New England Journal of Medicine, 5 October 2020 DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa2014320

Timing of surgery following SARS-CoV-2 infection

5 August 2021
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Paper of the Month comes from the COVIDSurg and GlobalSurg collaboratives. Timing of surgery following SARS-CoV-2 infection: an international prospective cohort study. COVIDSurg Collaborative and GlobalSurg Collaborative. Published: Anaesthesia 09 March 2020

Long-term follow-up of the AVOD randomized trial of antibiotic avoidance in uncomplicated diverticulitis

5 August 2021
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The paper selected this month concerns the treatment of uncomplicated diverticular disease. Long‐term follow‐up of the AVOD randomized trial of antibiotic avoidance in uncomplicated diverticulitis Isaacson et al. BJS 2019.

Effect of Radiotherapy for Rectal Cancer on Female Sexual Function: A Prospective Cohort Study

5 August 2021
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This paper of the month focuses on female sexual function following radiotherapy for rectal cancer. Effect of Radiotherapy for Rectal Cancer on Female Sexual Function: A Prospective Cohort Study Rojvall et al Br J Surg 2019 Dec 3 [Online ahead of print]

Hartmann’s procedure vs intersphincteric abdominoperineal excision

5 August 2021
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Review of ‘Hartmann’s procedure versus intersphincteric abdominoperineal excision (HiP Study): a multicentre prospective cohort study’.

Radical surgery versus organ preservation

5 August 2021
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February 2021 Paper of the Month on early-stage rectal cancer compares radical surgical resection with short-course radiotherapy and TREC. Radical surgery versus organ preservation via short-course radiotherapy followed by transanal endoscopic microsurgery for early-stage rectal cancer (TREC): a randomised, open-label feasibility study. Published: The Lancet 10 Dec 2020

Complete mesocolic excision versus conventional surgery for colon cancer

5 August 2021
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May’s 2021 Paper of the Month is a systematic review and meta-analysis comparing the oncological outcomes, the operative complications and pathological results of two operative techniques for colon cancer; the complete mesocolic excision (CME) versus conventional surgery.