Recommendations for research

The guideline committee has made the following recommendations for research.

1 Treatment for metastatic colorectal cancer in the lung

What is the cost effectiveness and safety of non-surgical ablation and stereotactic body radiotherapy compared to resection for people with metastatic colorectal cancer in the lung amenable to local treatment?

To find out why the committee made the research recommendation on treatment for metastatic colorectal cancer in the lung see rationale and impact.

2 Management of low anterior resection syndrome

What is the effectiveness and safety of sacral nerve stimulation and transanal irrigation compared to symptomatic treatment for people with major low anterior resection syndrome?

To find out why the committee made the research recommendation on management of lower anterior resection syndrome see rationale and impact.

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