More Chinese centers open

In addition to Beijing Friendship Hospital and Sun Yat-sen Cancer Center Taipei four more centers are open for accrual. Queen Mary HK and FAH Chongqing expected to open this month! See a report of the round trip we made end of may 2019.

By |June 13th, 2019|News|0 Comments

TaTME-pioneer prof Lacy from Hospital Clinic Barcelona, open for COLOR III inclusions

TaTME-pioneer prof Lacy Hospital Clinical Barcelona opens for accural in COLOR III Another international expert who joins COLOR III to provide the surgical community with robust evidence on TaTME versus lap TME We highly appreciate that even in expert centers such as Hospital clinic, the need for audited randomized data with long term follow up [...]

By |April 25th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Three more sites passed the SQA-pretrial

Last week three potential COLOR III sites passed the pretrial surgical Quality Assurance: Queenmary Hospital, dr Dominic Foo, Hong Kong National Cancer Center, dr Sung Chan Park, Goyang-si, Korea University Hospital Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Dr Carlos Pastor, Madrid, Spain   As soon as IRB  approval is obtained and other paperwork finalized these centers will open [...]

By |February 11th, 2019|News|0 Comments

COLOR III Newsletter Dec 2018

Dear sir/madam, Please click here to download the COLOR III newsletter!   On behalf of the COLOR III steering comittee: Merrry Christmas and happy new year,   Stefan van Oostendorp Trial coordinator

By |December 24th, 2018|News|0 Comments

HSN Sudbruy Canada open for inclusion; local investigator dr Caycedo

Great news to see another international expert joining the COLOR III collaborative Prof Antonio Caycedo, HSN Sudbury Canada, author of several peer-reviewed publications on TaTME. We are happy that he and his team are joining to deliver high quality evidence in this global RCT !  

By |December 21st, 2018|News|0 Comments

Beijing Friendship Hospital open for Accrual in COLOR III

Beijing Friendship Hospital, is open for accrual as of Deceber 14th 2018! This is the first center in China and the first collaboration between Europe-USA-China in a colorectal surgery randomized trial! We congratulate and thank Prof Hongwei Yao, deputy chair of COLOR III in China and chair of Chinese Task force of TaTME with joining [...]

By |December 18th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Milestone reached; 100 COLOR III patients included

On 28-11-2018 the Krakow (Poland) trial site included the 100th COLOR III trial subject! Dr Michał Pędziwiatr congratulations! We are thankfull for all participants in this multinational surgical RCT and thank all participating surgeons and studynurses for their continuous effort!  

By |November 28th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Deventer ziekenhuis open

The Deventer ziekenhuis has passed the SQA! As of now the team of dr Talsma and dr Bosker can recruit patients in for COLOR III Welcome and thank you for all the hard work

By |October 24th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Johanniter Krankenhaus Bonn open for accrual

Prof Türler and his team passed the Surgical quality assurance of the pretrial. We welcome the hospital in Bonn to the randomization phase of COLOR III. This adds Johanniter Krankenhaus as the fourth COLOR III site that is open for patient inclusion in Germany!

By |September 19th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Ammerland Klinik open for accrual!

We congratulate Dr. Muneer Deeb with passing the SQA of the pretrial! As of September 7th, 2018; Ammerland Klinik in Germany is open for accrual of patients to the randomization phase of the COLOR III trial!    

By |September 11th, 2018|News|0 Comments