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    Forthcoming​ Publications​                                                                         
Susan Galandiuk, MD
ISSN: 0012-3706
Online ISSN: 1530-0358
Frequency: 12 issues per year
Ranking: Gastroenterology and Hepatology 41/93, Surgery 35/211
Impact Factor: 4.412


Official Journal of the
American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons

Monthly issue summary: October 2022

Summary of the issue from Editor-in-Chief Susan Galandiuk, MD.

Transanal Endoscopic Operation (TEO) approach to mesorectal lesions: Local excision of lymph node metastasis of neuroendocrine tumor.

Video Vignettes are peer-reviewed monthly features in DC&R that contain video as the major component.

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International Meetings

Mattias Soop, MD, PhD
Section Editor

Major meetings of interest to the global readership of DC&R. These include meetings during the current and subsequent calendar year to help plan travel and abstract submission.

International Societies

International Societies, partners, and multinational associations and federations.

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Didactic Videos on YouTube

Splenic Flexure Mobilization: Lesser sac via transverse mesocolon technique


Clinical Practice Guidelines​

Ian M. Paquette, MD
Chair, ASCRS Clinical Practice Guidelines Committee

The Clinical Practice Guidelines Committee focuses on the creation of clinical practice guidelines​ for various procedures to assist physicians in caring for patients with colon and rectal cancer.

Current Status Review

Karim Alavi, MD, MPH
Section Editor

Prospective authors interested in submitting a systematic review or meta-analysis manuscript now have the option of submitting a detailed outline of the proposed article.

Didactic Video Collection

Alessandro Fichera, MD
Section Editor

Featuring educational videos. Prospective authors interested in submitting a didactic video may view lib​rary table of conte​nts​​​​.​

Free Article of the Week​​​​

Joshue I. Bleier, MD
Section Editor

Featured weekly and announced on Twitter. ​​​

New Technology Collection​

Patricia Sylla, MD
Section Editor

Featuring video content that highlights novel/emerging technologies.


Kyle G. Cologne, MD
Section Editor

Featuring monthly podcasts, interviews with select lead authors, and commentary by an official reviewer. Listen ​to a particular issue in its entirety on your way to work.

Selected Abstracts​​

Sean J. Langenfeld, MD
Section Editor

Contributing Abstractors (pictorial roster​)

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​New Technology​

A Novel Technique With Ileal Mesentery to Reconstruct the Pelvic Peritoneum After Pelvic Dissection With End Colostomy for Rectal Cancer​

Luo, Wenjun; Lu, Tinging; Xu, Zhengwen; More.

September 2022​

Artificial Intelligence-Based total Mesorectal Excision Plane Navigation in Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery

Igaki, Takahiro;  Kitaguchi, Daichi; Kojima, Shigehiro; More.

May 2022​

Natural Orifice Endosonographic Colposuspension With Rectopexy for Combine Pelvic Organ Prolapse: A Feasibility Study  

Chandra, Abhijit; Rajan, Pritheesh; Gupta, Vivek; More.

March 2022

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Didactic Video Collection

Delorme's Procedure for Rectal Prolapse​ ​​ 

Cerdá​n Santacruz, Carlos; Gancedo Quintana, Alvaro; Cerdá​n Migueal, Javier; More.

October​ 2022​​​

​​​​Laparoscopic Extended Left Hemicolectomy With Deloyers Procedure​​ 

Acar, Nihan; Etlik, Mete; Karaisli, Serkan; More.

September 2022

Emergency Altemeier Procedure for Incarcerated Rectal Prolapse​​ 

Melo-Amaral​, Ingrid​; ​Teran-Cardoza, Adrian; ​Verala, Christopher L.

August 2022

​​Splenic Flexure Mobilization: Lesser Sac Via Transverse Mesocolon Technique​​​ 

Bhadmidipaty​, Madhu​; ​​​Naidu, ​Krishanth; Keshava, Anal, More.

August 2022

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​​Patie​nt Portal​

​Deborah Keller, MS, MD

Section Editor

DCR Publications and Videos of Interest to Patients

Publications on Choice of Surgeon or Hospital 

Publications on Impact of Care on Quality of Life

Videos of interest from Didactic Video Collection 

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