Looking forward to Bournemouth 2017

In a series of interviews, we previewing this year’s ACPGBI annual meeting in Bournemouth, 3-5 July.

Time to closure of diverting ileostomy – data from the National Bowel Cancer Audit – an interview with James Hill

James Hill outlines how the National Bowel Cancer Audit (NBOCA) is helping to improve clinical practice and the outcomes of patients with colorectal cancer in England and Wales.

Par Myrelid

Debate – reconstructive IBD surgery: ileoanal pouch, ileorectal anastomosis and Kock pouch – an interview with Pär Myrelid

Pär Myrelid will be debating the relative merits of ileoanal pouch, ileorectal anastomosis and Kock pouch when performing reconstructive IBD surgery.

Peter Dawson

An interview with ACPGBI President, Peter Dawson

Peter Dawson highlights some of the key sessions, presentations and speakers and encourages all with an interest in coloproctology to attend.

Abdominal surgery in the obese patient – an interview with Ahmed Ahmed

Ahmed Ahmed discusses some of the unique issues faced by a surgeon when performing abdominal surgery on obese patients.