STEER 4th Journal Club

****Calling all East of England surgical trainees to the 4th STEER journal club on Tuesday 1st September_2020****

The theme for our 4th journal club will be on the management of acute diverticulitis.

The articles to be discussed:


 Van Dijk ST et al. 2018. LANDMARK DIABOLO TRIAL – Long-term Effects of omitting Antibiotics in uncomplicated Acute diverticulitis.

as well as a systematic review / meta-analysis on the TOPIC:

Sameh EH. 2018 Management of acute uncomplicated diverticulitis without antibiotics: a systematic review, meta-analysis, and meta-regression of predictors of treatment failure.

With brief look at what the latest NICE Guidelines say specifically on the topic:

NICE Guideline on Diverticular disease: diagnosis and management. Published November 2019


Join us

Calling all EoE Trainees

Tuesday September 1st, 2020

6:00 pm      Duration: 60 minutes

Level: Appropriate for FYs, CTs, STs, JCFs, SCFs

(anyone needing to take MRCS/FRCS or interested in academia)