The Expert Working Group ‘Right-Sided Lesions and Interval Cancers’ of the Colorectal Cancer (CRC) Screening Committee of the World Endoscopy Organization was initiated in 2012. The group’s focus has changed throughout the years and in 2021, under leadership of Matt Rutter and Jeffrey Lee, the title was changed to PCCRC & Quality in Colonoscopy.
Dr Matt Rutter (UK)
Dr Jeffrey K. Lee (USA)
The main goals of this working group are:
Under the leadership of Silvia Sanduleanu and Evelien Dekker, the Expert Working Group ‘Right-Sided Lesions and Interval Cancers’ has published the following manuscripts:
Definition and taxonomy of interval colorectal cancers: a proposal for standardising nomenclature: GUT, Sep 2014 10.1136/gutjnl-2014-307992.
Monitoring postcolonoscopy colorectal cancers: dangerous crossroads? GUT, Dec 2014 gutjnl-2014-308908.
Colorectal cancer: Strategies to minimize interval CRC in screening programmes. Dekker E, Sanduleanu S. Nat Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2016, Jan;13(1):10-2. doi: 10.1038/nrgastro.2015.216.
Rutter MD, Beintaris I, Valori R, Chiu HM, Corley D, Dekker E, Forsberg A, Freixas MC, Gore-Booth J, Huag U, Kaminski MF, Matsuda T, Meijer G, Morris E, Plumb A, Rabeneck L, Robertson D, Schoen R, Singh H, Tinmouth J, Young G, Sanduleanu S. The World Endoscopy Organization consensus statements on post-colonoscopy and post-imaging colorectal cancer: Recommendations on terminology, etiology, categorization, qualitative and quantitative review of cases Gastroenterology 2018