DC&R Journal

Screenshot-(5).pngDiseases of the Colon & Rectum (DC&R) is the official journal of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) dedicated to advancing the knowledge of intestinal disorders by providing a forum for communication amongst their members. The journal features timely editorials, original contributions and technical notes. 

The DC&R is mailed to all members on a monthly basis as a member benefit. Also included as a member benefit is access to the journal online allowing members to find related articles or search by topics, or authors.  

ASCRS Members

ASCRS members have full text access to DC&R online by clicking here to go directly to the DC&R website.  If you are not already logged into the ASCRS website, you will be prompted to do so first.

Manuscript Submission

Diseases of the Colon & Rectum accepts manuscript submissions through a submission service.  Diseases of the Colon & Rectum has specific instructions and guidelines for submitting articles. Those instructions and guidelines are readily available on the submission service site. Please read and review them carefully. Articles that are not submitted in accordance with their instructions and guidelines are more likely to be rejected.  You will find additional information regarding article submission by clicking on the For Authors heading on the DC&R website.  

Non-Member Subscribers

Non-member subscribers have full text access to DC&R Online.  Non-member subscriptions are available from the publisher.  Please click here to be directed to the DC&R to login to the Lippincott and Williams and Wilkins site directly.  Subscription information is available from the publisher.