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    • The Macedo-Malone antegrade continence enema procedure: Early experience 

      Calado, A. A.; Macedo, A.; Barroso, U.; Netto, J. M.; Liguori, R.; Hachul, M.; Garrone, G.; Ortiz, V; Srougi, M. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2005-04-01)
      Purpose: the successful treatment of fecal incontinence can dramatically improve the quality of life of affected children. the introduction of the Malone antegrade continence enema provides the opportunity to manage ...

    • Preoperative mechanical bowel preparation in elective colorectal surgery: an update of systematic review of the literature and meta-analysis 

      Güenaga, Katia Ferreira [UNIFESP]; Matos, Delcio [UNIFESP]; Wille-Jorgensen, Peer (Sociedade Brasileira de Coloproctologia, 2012-03-01)
      The belief that mechanical bowel preparation is related to the reduction of complications in elective colorectal surgery is based on observational studies and expert opinion. This question led the authors to a systematic ...

    • The surgical treatment of patients with ulcerative colitis from an university hospital at Natal, Brazil 

      Alencar, Suelene Suassuna Silvestre De; Corrêa, Romualdo Da Silva [UNIFESP]; Bezerra, Cátia De França; Menezes, Emanuela Simone Cunha De; Nascimento, Antonio Luiz Do; Costa, Davi Aragão Alves Da; Alencar, Marcelo José Carlos (Sociedade Brasileira de Coloproctologia, 2012-09-01)
      INTRODUCTION: Ulcerative colitis (UC) is a chronic inflammatory disease that affects the rectum and colon, involving periods of exacerbation and remission. A considerable number of patients requires surgery during the ...