Resources

  • References


    Colon polypectomy (polyp removal). Dartmouth-Hitchcock website. Available at:
    http://patients.dartmouth-hitchcock.org/gi/colon%5Fpolypectomy.html. Accessed February 6, 2013.


    Consolo P, Luigiano C, et al. Efficacy, risk factors, and complications of endoscopic polypectomy: ten-year experience at a single center.
    World J Gastroenterol. 2008;14(15): 2354-2369.


    How is colorectal cancer treated? The American Cancer Society website. Available at:
    http://www.cancer.org/docroot/CRI/content/CRI%5F2%5F8%5FMaking%5FTreatment%5FDecisions%5FColon%5Fand%5FRectum%5FCancer.asp?sitearea=. Updated January 17, 2013. Accessed February 6, 2013.


    Surgery for colorectal cancer. The American Cancer Society website. Available at:
    http://www.cancer.org/cancer/colonandrectumcancer/overviewguide/colorectal-cancer-overview-treating-surgery. Updated January 17, 2013. Accessed February 6, 2013.


    Understanding polyps and their treatment. American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy website. Available at:
    http://www.askasge.org/patients/patients.aspx?id=396. Accessed February 6, 2013.


    6/2/2011 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us: Mills E, Eyawo O, Lockhart I, Kelly S, Wu P, Ebbert JO. Smoking cessation reduces postoperative complications: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
    Am J Med.
    2011;124(2):144-154.e8.

  • Resources

    American Gastroenterological Association

    http://www.gastro.org

    American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

    http://www.asge.org

  • Canadian Resources

    Canadian Association of Gastroenterology

    http://www.cag-acg.org

    Canadian Institutes of Health Research

    http://www.cihr-irsc.gc.ca