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International Journal of Colorectal Disease

International Journal of Colorectal Disease

Clinical and Molecular Gastroenterology and Surgery

Editor-in-Chief: Heinz-Johannes Buhr

ISSN: 0179-1958 (print version)
ISSN: 1432-1262 (electronic version)

Journal no. 384

Editor-in-Chief


H. J. Buhr
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Allgemein-
und Viszeralchirurgie
Haus der Bundespressekonferenz
Schiffbauerdamm 40
10117 Berlin, Germany

Assistant to the Editor

H. G. Hotz
Berlin, Germany


Editors

Z. Cohen
Faculty of Medicine
Mount Sinai University Hospital
600 University Avenue, Suite 451
Toronto, Ontario M5G 1X5, Canada

S.H. Itzkowitz
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Dr. Henry D. Janowitz Division
of Gastroenterology
1 Gustave L. Levy Place
New York, NY 10029-6574, USA

S. Schreiber
1. Medizinische Klinik
für Allgemeine Innere Medizin
Campus Kiel
Universitätsklinikum
Schleswig-Holstein
Schittenhelmstrasse 12
24105 Kiel, Germany


Editorial Board

A.T. Axon, Leeds
P. Bauer, Vienna
R.A. Bonardi, Curitiba
M. Campieri, Bologna
B.J. Cummings, Toronto
A. Ekbom, Stockholm
G. Ekelund, Malmö
M.S. Elliot, Cape Town 
A. Forbes, London
H.-S. Goh, Singapore
J. Guillem, New York
P. Hermanek, Erlangen
H. Hodgson, London
W.H. Kim, Seoul
R. Löfberg, Stockholm
E. Moreno Gonzalez, Madrid
L. Pahlman, Uppsala
J.-G. Park, Seoul
M. Pescatori, Rome
S. Pettersson, Stockholm
R. H. Riddell, Hamilton
G. Rogler, Zürich 
J. Rombeau, Philadelphia
F. Ruiz-Healy, Mexico City
P. Rutgeerts, Leuven
W. Sandborn, Rochester
J. Satsangi, Edinburgh
M. Schnitzler, St. Leonards
J.R. Siewert, Freiburg
J.H. da Silva, São Paulo
M. Solomon, Sydney
C. Soravia, Geneva
H. Steinhart, Toronto
A. Tannapfel, Bochum 
M.G. Teixeira, São Paulo
J.D. Waye, New York
S.D. Wexner, Weston
N.S. Williams, London
T. Winter, Lexington

Heinz J. Buhr, MD, FACS, FRCS 

Heinz J. Buhr, MD, FACS, FRCS

Heinz J. Buhr, MD, FACS, FRCS

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Allgemein- und Viszeralchirurgie
Haus der Bundespressekonferenz
Schiffbauerdamm 40
10117 Berlin, Germany

Phone: +49 30 2345 8656 20
Fax: +49 30 2345 8656 25
hbuhr@dgav.de

Professor Buhr is one of the most renowned general surgeons in Germany. His memberships in numerous German and international societies include the American College of Surgeons and the Royal College of Surgeons of England. Since 1998, Professor Buhr has been Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Colorectal Disease - Clinical and Molecular Gastroenterology and Surgery.
Professor Buhr’s expertise covers all fields of general, vascular, and thoracic surgery, with special focus on gastrointestinal cancer surgery, surgical treatment of inflammatory bowel disease, endocrine surgery, and minimally invasive surgery.
In addition to his position as head of the Department of General, Vascular, and Thoracic Surgery at the Charité Medical School – Campus Benjamin Franklin, Professor Buhr has written or contributed to more than 220 publications. He is regularly invited to speak on all aspects of general surgery at national and international congresses. For several years now, Professor Buhr has organized surgical training courses for young residents and an annual state-of-the-art meeting of the German surgical community („Aktuelle Chirurgie“).

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