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Royal College research report hails ‘Utterly fantastic’ BDRF

BDRF’s groundbreaking research strategy has been singled out for praise in the Royal College of Surgeon’s Annual Surgical Research Report. […]

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Help us improve ileostomy closure surgery

  BDRF are looking for patients to help with a vital piece of cancer research. Could you help us improve […]

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Searching for answers in treatment of Crohn’s anal fistula

A BDRF-funded review of medical practice has revealed major uncertainty in the way surgeons deal with anal fistulae in Crohn’s […]

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NASBO Protocol published in the BMJ

The protocol for BDRF’s groundbreaking National Audit of Small Bowel Obstruction (NASBO) has been published in the British Medical Journal. […]

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BDRF research could improve chemoradiotherapy efficacy

A BDRF study is examining whether levels of a specific protein in rectal cancer can predict the effectiveness of radiotherapy. […]

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Fluorescence research could unlock the key to preventing bowel cancers

BDRF funded research is clearing the path to better bowel cancer prevention, through a groundbreaking investigation of fluorescent technologies. The […]

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Peritoneal Metastastic bowel cancer – a study day

BDRF is proud to be supporting a groundbreaking event for MDT teams who look after patients affected by peritoneal metastases. […]

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BDRF Research tackles misdiagnosis in Anal Cancer

BDRF funded work spearheaded at the University of Manchester and the Christie NHS Foundation Trust Manchester has been published in […]

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Bowel bleeds audit published in the Lancet

The findings of a groundbreaking BDRF-funded study have been published in the Lancet Gastroenterology & Hepatology journal. They have already […]

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BDRF by the sea – ACPGBI Conference 2017

Research Today Programme Session – Breaking Trials in Colorectal Research Every year the UK’s specialists in the field of bowel […]

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