Cleveland Clinic surgeons used a new transplant protocol to treat a patient with liver metastases from colorectal cancer for the first time in the U.S. Learn how this protocol could improve patient outcomes.
A $2.6 million grant from the National Cancer Institute will aid work to understand how colorectal cancer develops and spreads.
Why is use of robot-assisted surgery for rectal cancer growing despite evidence it doesn’t offer significant advantages? Cleveland Clinic Florida Colorectal Chairman Steven Wexner, MD, discusses in our “Viewpoints” series.
Should colonoscopic tattooing be standard to improve the accuracy of intraoperative lesion localization? Cleveland Clinic Florida Colorectal Chairman Steven Wexner, MD, examines the evidence in our “Viewpoints” series.
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Carol Burke, MD, and Co-investigator David Dornblaser, MS, share their findings with other physicians and digestive specialists at DDW 2017.
Cleveland Clinic Liver Tumor Clinic’s Federico Aucejo, MD, discusses how a regional-directed chemotherapy option is providing hope for patients with non-resectable colorectal cancer with liver metastases.
Gastroenterologist and ACG President Carol Burke, MD, explains how an online colorectal cancer risk assessment tool developed at Cleveland Clinic can help physicians get an important discussion underway.
A new study is the first using multigene panel testing to examine potentially important mutations among patients with early-onset colorectal cancer. Here’s how it suggests screening should change.
While it is still early in the evolution of transanal total mesorectal excision (TaTME), the technique is gaining traction as the go-to procedure in select cases, Cleveland Clinic colorectal surgeons report.
A recent survey of trainee colonoscopists and their primary care peers showed they have poor recollection of colorectal cancer screening and surveillance guidelines, despite having recently studied them.