Welcome to the website of the Cochrane Colorectal Cancer Group!

We are an entity of Cochrane, an international non-profit and independent organisation, dedicated to keeping information about the effects of healthcare accurate, up to date and available to healthcare providers and the public.

The Cochrane Colorectal Cancer Group (CCCG) is one of 52 collaborative review groups based all over the world. The CCCG Editorial Office is placed at Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark.

The aim of the CCCG is to prepare and update Cochrane Systematic Reviews within the following topics:

Colorectal diseases

  • Colonic neoplasm Colonic polyps Adenomatous polypousis coli
  • Colorectal neoplasm
  • Hereditary non-polypousis
  • Sigmoid neoplasm
  • Rectal neoplasm
  • Anal neoplasm
  • Fissure in Ano
  • Fecal incontinence
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Rectal fistula / perianal abcesses
  • Rectovaginal fistula
  • Rectal prolapse
  • Cystis pilonidalis
  • Anal gland neoplasm (anal squamous cell neoplasm)
  • Caecal neoplasm
  • Colonic diverticulitis
  • Colonic pseudo obstruction

Appendiceal diseases

  • Appendicitis
  • Appendiceal neoplasm

Small bowel diseases

  • Ileal neoplasm
  • Intestinal neoplasm
  • Intestinal polyps
  • Gardner syndrome
  • Peutz-Jeghers syndrome
  • Jejunal neoplasm
  • Intestinal obstruction
  • Intussusception
  • Intestinal perforation

Surgical aspects of inflammatory bowel diseases

Peritoneal diseases

  • Mesenteric Vascular occlusion
  • Peritonitis Peritoneal neoplasm
  • Pneumoperitoneum

Abdominal hernia diseases

  • Femoral
  • Inguinal
  • Obturator
  • Umbilical
  • Ventral