NBOCA Peer-Reviewed Publications

Links to NBOCA peer-reviewed publications; covering important topics in more depth.

The NBOCA are involved in the ongoing publication of high-quality peer-reviewed articles. The most recent of these are detailed below. New publications will be announced via this website and Twitter.

Vallance AE, van der Meulen J, Kuryba A et al. The impact of advancing age on incidence of hepatectomy and post-operative outcomes in patients with colorectal cancer liver metastases: a population-based cohort study. HPB. 2018
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Vallance AE, Fearnhead NS, Kuryba A et al. Effect of public reporting of surgeons’ outcomes on patient selection, “gaming”, and mortality in colorectal cancer surgery in England: a population-based cohort study. BMJ. 2018; 361: k1581
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Vallance AE, van der Meulen K, Kuryba A et al. Socioeconomic differences in selection for liver resection in metastatic colorectal cancer and the impact on survival. Eur J Surg Oncol. 2018; pii: S0748-7983(18)31078-3
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Vallance AE, van der Meulen J, Kuryba A et al. The timing of liver resection in patients with colorectal cancer and synchronous liver metastases: a population-based study of current practice and survival. Colorectal Dis. 2018; 20(6): 486-495
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Vallance AE, Keller DS, Hill J et al. Role of emergency laparoscopic colectomy for colorectal cancer: a population-based study in England. Ann Surg. 2018
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Vallance AE, van der Meulen JH, Kuryba A et al. Impact of hepatobiliary service centralization on treatment and outcomes in patients with colorectal cancer and liver metastases. Br J Surg. 2017; 104(7): 918-925
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Kuryba A, Scott N, Hill J et al. Determinants of stoma reversal in rectal cancer patients who had an anterior resection between 2009 and 2012 in the English National Health Service. Colorectal Dis. 2016; 18(6): 199-205
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Wallace D, Walker K, Kuryba A et al. Identifying patients at risk of emergency admission for colorectal cancer. Br J Cancer. 2014; 111(3): 577-580
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Walker K, Finan PJ & van der Meulen JH. Model for risk adjustment of postoperative mortality in patients with colorectal cancer. BJS. 2014; 102(3): 269-280
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Taylor A, Neuburger J, Walker K et al. How is feedback from national clinical audits used? Views from the English National Health Service trust audit leads. J Health Serv Res Policy. 2016; 21(2): 91-100
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