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Techniques in Coloproctology

Techniques in Coloproctology OnlineFirst articles

30.07.2020 | Short Communication Open Access

The AirSeal® insufflation device can entrain room air during routine operation

Venous gas embolism (GE) can occur as a complication of surgical procedures that utilize insufflation. The reported incidence varies widely, and probably depends on the type of procedure and the method used to detect embolization. When surgeons …

30.07.2020 | Original Article

A novel surgical training simulator for transanal total mesorectal excision

Even for experts in colorectal surgery, laparoscopic resection for lower rectal disease is challenging. Transanal total mesenteric excision (TaTME) has gained popularity globally over the past 10 years. TaTME can provide surgeons several …

30.07.2020 | The Last Image

Radiographic guidance for Turnbull–Weakley blowhole colostomy

30.07.2020 | Review

Antibiotic prophylaxis in colorectal surgery: are oral, intravenous or both best and is mechanical bowel preparation necessary?

Two editorials in Journal of the American Medical Association expressed some impatience that combined oral and intravenous antibiotic prophylaxis (OIV) in patients having elective colorectal surgery to prevent surgical wound infection (SSI) are …

28.07.2020 | Multimedia Article

Complete laparoscopic pelvic peritonectomy plus hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy

The treatment of peritoneal surface malignancies requires comprehensive management that utilizes maximal cytoreductive surgery (CRS) and intraperioperative hyperthermic chemotherapy (HIPEC) [ 1 ]. One of these procedures is the total pelvic …

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Techniques in Coloproctology is an international journal devoted to epidemiolologic, pathologic, diagnostic and therapeutic studies relevant to the management of colorectal and pelvic floor diseases. The journal also encourages submission of articles on colorectal motility disorders (including rehabilitative and pathophysiologic aspects). Reviews, original articles and technical notes with many detailed illustrations as well as multimedia articles render this publication indispensable for coloproctologists and related specialists. The journal is strongly recommended to those who wish to be updated on recent developments in the field, and improve the standards of their work.

Techniques in Coloproctology is the official journal of the following societies:

Italian Society of Colo-Rectal Surgery (SICCR)

Mediterranean Society of Coloproctology (MSCP)

Israel Society of Colon and Rectal Surgery (ISCRS)

Colorectal and Anal Group of the Surgical Section of the Chinese Medical Association

Mediterranean Society of Pelvic Floor Disorders (MSPFD)

Hong Kong Society for Coloproctology

International Society of Coloproctology

Eurasian Colorectal Technologies Association (ECTA)

International Society of Pelvic Floor Disorders

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