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  1. Single centre experience of bilateral gracilis flap perineal reconstruction following extra‐levator abdominoperineal excision
  2. A survey on practices for parastomal hernia prevention and repair among ESCP surgeons
  3. Radiological progression of end colostomy trephine diameter and area
  4. The IDEAL and the EQUATOR
  5. Optimizing collaborator recruitment and maintaining engagement via social media during large multicentre studies: lessons learned from the National Audit of Small Bowel Obstruction (NASBO)
  6. Closure of the perineal defect after abdominoperineal excision for rectal adenocarcinoma - ACPGBI Position Statement
  7. ESCP 2017 Snapshot Audit - Editorial
  8. ESCP 2017 Snapshot Audit - The patient perspective
  9. Prevention and treatment of parastomal hernia: a position statement on behalf of the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland
  10. Systematic review of the stage of innovation of biological mesh for complex or contaminated abdominal wall closure
  11. Prognostic significance of pre-operative inflammatory markers in resected gallbladder cancer: a systematic review
  12. Pelvic floor reconstruction with bilateral gracilis flaps following extralevator abdominoperineal excision - a video vignette
  13. Stomas: time for a closer look
  14. Transperineal rectocele repair: a systematic review
  15. Systematic review and meta-analysis of the role of metronidazole in post-haemorrhoidectomy pain relief
  16. Surgery for constipation: systematic review and clinical guidance
  17. Predicting response to neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy in locally advanced rectal cancer with serum biomarkers
  18. Meta-analysis protocols should be prospectively registered
  19. The incidence of incisional hernias following ileostomy reversal in colorectal cancer patients treated with anterior resection
  20. Students' participation in collaborative research should be recognised
  21. Incisional hernia repair with retrorectus synthetic mesh and abdominoplasty - a video vignette
  22. The relationship between method of anastomosis and anastomotic failure after right hemicolectomy and ileo-caecal resection: an international snapshot audit
  23. A systematic review of new treatments for cryptoglandular fistula in ano
  24. Prophylactic mesh use during primary stoma formation to prevent parastomal hernia
  25. Reply to
  26. Parastomal hernia following cystectomy and ileal conduit urinary diversion: a systematic review
  27. Focusing the management of rectal cancer
  28. Parietex™ Composite mesh versus DynaMesh®-IPOM for laparoscopic incisional and ventral hernia repair: a retrospective cohort study
  29. Factors predicting outcome from enhanced recovery programmes in laparoscopic colorectal surgery: a systematic review
  30. Repair of Perineal Hernia Following Abdominoperineal Excision with Biological Mesh: A Systematic Review
  31. Obesity and colorectal liver metastases: Mechanisms and management
  32. Meta-analysis of closure of the fascial defect during laparoscopic incisional and ventral hernia repair
  33. Response to Demetteret al.: review of the quality of total mesorectal excision does not improve the prediction of outcome
  34. Recurrence rate after Delorme’s procedure with simultaneous placement of a Thiersch suture
  35. Parastomal hernia and prophylactic mesh use during primary stoma formation: a commentary
  36. The impact of cardiopulmonary exercise testing on patients over the age of 80 undergoing elective colorectal cancer surgery
  37. Response to a pilot single-centre randomized trial: the PATRASTOM trial
  38. Mortality of emergency abdominal surgery in high-, middle- and low-income countries
  39. Risk Stratification for the elderly - a pressing issue
  40. Incisional hernia following closure of loop ileostomy: The main predictor is the patient, not the surgeon
  41. Biologic Mesh Reconstruction of the Pelvic Floor after Extralevator Abdominoperineal Excision: A Systematic Review
  42. Methods of abdominal wall expansion for repair of incisional herniae: a systematic review
  43. Systemic inflammatory cytokine analysis to monitor biomaterial augmented tissue healing
  44. Systematic review of guidelines for the assessment and management of high-grade anal intraepithelial neoplasia (AIN II/III)
  45. Retro-rectus repair of complex incisional hernia leads to low recurrence rate
  46. Delayed absorbable synthetic plug (GORE® BIO-A®) for the treatment of fistula-in-ano: a systematic review
  47. The proposed use of radiofrequency ablation for the treatment of fistula-in-ano
  48. Onlay parastomal hernia repair with cross-linked porcine dermal collagen biologic mesh: long-term results
  49. Rectal cancer with synchronous liver metastases: Do we have a clear direction?
  50. Anal Sphincter Augmentation Using Biological Material
  51. Percutaneous management of pulmonary metastases arising from colorectal cancer; a systematic review
  52. Rectopexy for Rectal Prolapse
  53. Treatment of Fistula-In-Ano with Fistula Plug – a Review Under Special Consideration of the Technique
  54. Response to Heedmanet al.: Variation at presentation among colon cancer patients with metastases: a population-based study
  55. Biological Meshes for Inguinal Hernia Repair – Review of the Literature
  56. Abdominoperineal Excision
  57. Factors predicting 30-day readmission after laparoscopic colorectal cancer surgery within an enhanced recovery programme
  58. The use of artificial neural networks to predict delayed discharge and readmission in enhanced recovery following laparoscopic colorectal cancer surgery
  59. The use of an acellular porcine dermal collagen implant in the repair of complex abdominal wall defects: a European multicentre retrospective study
  60. Diaphragmatic crural augmentation utilising cross-linked porcine dermal collagen biologic mesh (Permacol™) in the repair of large and complex para-oesophageal herniation: a retrospective cohort study
  61. Abdominal Wall “Closure”
  62. Complex Cases in Abdominal Wall Repair and Prophilactic Mesh
  63. Response to ‘Perineal hernia formation following extralevator abdominoperineal excision’
  64. Incisional hernia rate after laparoscopic colorectal resection is reduced with standardisation of specimen extraction
  65. Use of a pathway quality improvement care bundle to reduce mortality after emergency laparotomy
  66. Is C-reactive protein useful in prognostication for colorectal cancer? A systematic review
  67. Anaemia; a contraindication to elective surgery for colorectal cancer?
  68. A review of biocompatibility in hernia repair; considerations in vitro and in vivo for selecting the most appropriate repair material
  69. Schein's Common Sense Prevention and Management of Surgical Complications Edited by MSchein, PNRogers, ALeppaniemi, DRosin (eds), TFM publishing, Shrewsbury, UK, October 2013. Paperback, 558 pages. English. ISBN: 9781903378939. £60.00.
  70. Evidence for the C-seal device remains inconclusive
  71. No observable difference in operative oncological outcomes between extra-levator versus standard abdominoperineal excision
  72. Beyond enhanced recovery: authors’ reply
  73. Porcine dermis implants in soft-tissue reconstruction: current status
  74. Response to Tsiamouloset al. (2014): Does diverticular disease protect against sigmoid colon cancer?
  75. Mucinous adenocarcinoma of the umbilicus 8 years following anterior resection for villous adenoma of the rectum
  76. Operative Time and Outcome of Enhanced Recovery After Surgery After Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery
  77. Beyond enhanced recovery
  78. The in vivo evaluation of tissue‐based biomaterials in a rat full‐thickness abdominal wall defect model
  79. Evaluation of six synthetic surgical meshes implanted subcutaneously in a rat model
  80. Laparoscopic extralevator abdominoperineal excision of the rectum: short-term outcomes of a prospective case series
  81. Comment on Wille-Jørgensenet al.: Result of the implementation of multidisciplinary teams in rectal cancer
  82. The effect of sacral nerve stimulation on distal colonic motility in patients with faecal incontinence (Br J Surg2013; 100: 959-968)
  83. Comments on Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs and Anastomotic Dehiscence
  84. Synthetic or biological mesh use in laparoscopic ventral mesh rectopexy - a systematic review
  85. The problem of the poor control arm in surgical randomized controlled trials (Br J Surg2013; 100: 172-173)
  86. Neuroscience and colorectal surgery - divided by a common language?
  87. Massive traumatic abdominal hernia repair with biologic mesh
  88. Short-term outcomes of the prone perineal approach for extra-levator abdomino-perineal excision (elAPE)
  89. Biologic meshes in perineal reconstruction following extra-levator abdominoperineal excision (elAPE)
  90. Biologic meshes in colorectal surgery
  91. A scientific evidence for the efficacy of biologic implants for soft tissue reconstruction
  92. Deviation and failure of enhanced recovery after surgery following laparoscopic colorectal surgery: early prediction model
  93. The innate oxygen dependant immune pathway as a sensitive parameter to predict the performance of biological graft materials
  94. ‘Haemorrhoids? There’s an App for that!’
  95. Reconstruction of the perineum following extralevator abdominoperineal excision for carcinoma of the lower rectum: a systematic review
  96. A survey of smartphone and tablet computer use by colorectal surgeons in the UK and Continental Europe
  97. Perineal reconstruction after abdominoperineal excision using inferior gluteal artery perforator flaps (Br J Surg 2012 99 584-588)
  98. In vitro activation of human leukocytes in response to contact with synthetic hernia meshes
  99. Biological meshes: A review of their use in abdominal wall hernia repairs
  100. Transthoracic repair of an incarcerated diaphragmatic hernia using hexamethylene diisocyanate cross-linked porcine dermal collagen (Permacol)
  101. Supplemental cross-linking in tissue-based surgical implants for abdominal wall repair
  102. Durability of Biologic Implants for Use in Hernia Repair
  103. Collagen Implants in Hernia Repair
  104. Experimental comparison of mesenteric vessel sealing and thermal damage between one bipolar and two ultrasonic shears devices
  105. Parastomal hernia repair outcomes in relation to stoma site with diisocyanate cross-linked acellular porcine dermal collagen mesh
  106. Minimal anatomical disruption in stoma formation: the lateral rectus abdominis positional stoma (LRAPS) - response to Stephenson et al.
  107. Letter. Re: Orenstein et al. (2010) Activation of human mononuclear cells by porcine biologic meshes in vitro. Hernia 14(4):401–407
  108. Bioprosthetics in Parastomal Hernia Repair
  109. Xenograft Biologic Mesh Implantation in Abdominal Wall Reconstruction and the FDA MAUDE Database
  110. No evidence of Permacol rejection presented by Wotton and Akoh
  111. The surgical management of acute upper gastrointestinal bleeding: A 12-year experience
  112. Response to Y. Maeda, C. J. Vaizey & M. A. Kamm. Pilot study of two new injectable bulking agents for the treatment of faecal incontinence
  113. The use of porcine dermal collagen implants in assisting abdominal wall closure of pediatric renal transplant recipients with donor size discrepancy
  114. Functional Outcome After Transperineal Rectocele Repair with Porcine Dermal Collagen Implant
  115. Laparoscopic repair of a Littre’s hernia with porcine dermal collagen implant (Permacol)
  116. Avoid delaying surgery in patients with severe ulcerative colitis
  117. Bariatric surgery – a successful way to battle the weight crisis (Br J Surg 2006; 93: 259–260)