Endo-SPONGE for treating low rectal anastomotic leakage
Status In progress
Process MT
ID number 461

Project Team

Project lead Ying-Ying Wang

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Manufacturers EB. Braun Surgical, S.A.
Patient carer organisations Bowel Cancer UK
  Colostomy UK
  Pelican Cancer Foundation
  Bladder and Bowel UK
  Patient Liaison Group (ACPGBI)
Professional groups Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons of Great Britain & Ireland (ALSGBI)
  The British Association of Surgical Oncology
  The association of coloprotology of Great Britain and Ireland
  Association of surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland
  Royal College of Surgeons
  Association for Cancer Surgery
  Bladder and Bowel Foundation
  British Soceity of Gastroenterology (BSG)


Key events during the development of the guidance:

Date Update
18 September 2020 Committee meeting
09 July 2020 - 06 August 2020 Draft guidance
19 June 2020 Committee meeting
13 December 2019 Scope published
05 November 2019 Stakeholder registration opens

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