27th March 2023

The COLO-SPIRIT team have published their review of existing research into long-term bowel symptoms amongst cancer survivors, in the journal “Cancers”. The article highlights the need for further research into bowel symptoms following pelvic radiotherapy as well as the importance of a holistic approach to supporting people living with PRD to manage their symptoms.

A Systematic Review of Population-Based Studies of Chronic Bowel Symptoms in Cancer Survivors following Pelvic Radiotherapy

A summary of the article can be found on the COLO-SPEED website.

Read the article in full



Further information and guidance on Gastrointestinal symptoms for people with Pelvic Radiation Disease, can be found in our Best Practice Pathway, including assessment and symptom management.