Essential articles: Colorectal

Emory users, open this instance of PubMed, then click the links below for full-text article access.

Anal fistulas

Sugrue J, et al. Sphincter-Sparing Anal Fistula Repair: Are We Getting Better? Dis Colon Rectum. 2017 Oct;60(10):1071-1077. doi: 10.1097/DCR.0000000000000885. 

Vogel JD, et al. Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Anorectal Abscess, Fistula-in-Ano, and Rectovaginal Fistula Dis Colon Rectum. 2016 Dec;59(12):1117-1133. doi: 10.1097/DCR.0000000000000733. 

Sirany AM, et al. The ligation of the intersphincteric fistula tract procedure for anal fistula: a mixed bag of results Dis Colon Rectum. 2015 Jun;58(6):604-12. doi: 10.1097/DCR.0000000000000374. 


Diverticulitis:

Francis NK, et al. EAES and SAGES 2018 consensus conference on acute diverticulitis management: evidence-based recommendations for clinical practice Surg Endosc. 2019 Sep;33(9):2726-2741. doi: 10.1007/s00464-019-06882-z. 


Fissures

Murad-Regadas SM, et al. How much of the internal sphincter may be divided during lateral sphincterotomy for chronic anal fissure in women? Morphologic and functional evaluation after sphincterotomy Dis Colon Rectum. 2013 May;56(5):645-51. doi: 10.1097/DCR.0b013e31827a7416. 

Stewart DB Sr, et al. Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Anal Fissures Dis Colon Rectum. 2017 Jan;60(1):7-14. doi: 10.1097/DCR.0000000000000735. 

Thornton MJ, et al. Prospective manometric assessment of botulinum toxin and its correlation with healing of chronic anal fissure Dis Colon Rectum. 2005 Jul;48(7):1424-31. doi: 10.1007/s10350-005-0025-9. 


Hemorrhoids

Davis BR, et al. The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Management of Hemorrhoids Dis Colon Rectum. 2018 Mar;61(3):284-292. doi: 10.1097/DCR.0000000000001030. 

Nelson DW, et al. Prophylactic antibiotics for hemorrhoidectomy: are they really needed? Dis Colon Rectum. 2014 Mar;57(3):365-9. doi: 10.1097/DCR.0b013e3182a0e522. 

Nienhuijs S, et al. Conventional versus LigaSure hemorrhoidectomy for patients with symptomatic Hemorrhoids Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2009 Jan 21;2009(1):CD006761. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD006761.pub2. 


Rectal prolapse

Bordeianou L, et al. Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Treatment of Rectal Prolapse Dis Colon Rectum. 2017 Nov;60(11):1121-1131. doi: 10.1097/DCR.0000000000000889. 


Colon cancer

Allaix ME, Rebecchi F, Fichera A. The Landmark Series: Minimally Invasive (Laparoscopic and Robotic) Colorectal Cancer Surgery. Ann Surg Oncol. 2020 Oct;27(10):3704-3715.

Alonso S, Saltz L. The Landmark Series: Chemotherapy for Non-Metastatic Colon Cancer. Ann Surg Oncol. 2021 Feb;28(2):995-1001.

_________________________________________________________________________

Pneumatosis Intestinalis:

Sanford Z, et al Updates on the Utility of Diagnostic Laparoscopy in the Management of Pneumatosis Intestinalis: An Improvement to the Current Treatment Algorithm. Surg Innov. 2018 Dec;25(6):648-650.


Rectal Cancer

Peacock O, Chang GJ. The Landmark Series: Management of Lateral Lymph Nodes in Locally Advanced Rectal Cancer. Ann Surg Oncol. 2020 Aug;27(8):2723-2731.

Bahadoer RR, Dijkstra EA, van Etten B, et al. Short-course radiotherapy followed by chemotherapy before total mesorectal excision (TME) versus preoperative chemoradiotherapy, TME, and optional adjuvant chemotherapy in locally advanced rectal cancer (RAPIDO): a randomised, open-label, phase 3 trial. Lancet Oncol. 2021 Jan;22(1):29-42. doi: 10.1016/S1470-2045(20)30555-6. Epub 2020 Dec 7. Erratum in: Lancet Oncol. 2021 Feb;22(2):e42. PMID: 33301740.

Conroy T, Lamfichekh N, Etienne P, Rio E, Francois E, Mesgouez-Nebout N, et al. Total neoadjuvant therapy with mFOLFIRINOX versus preoperative chemoradiation in patients with locally advanced rectal cancer: final results of PRODIGE 23 phase III trial, a UNICANCER GI trial. J Clin Oncol 2020;38(15 Suppl.):4007.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s