Ask the expert Q&As
The coronavirus pandemic has affected many aspects of bowel cancer diagnostics and treatment and we know it must be a worrying and confusing time for many. So, we've been putting your questions to various experts to try and get some clarification on the current situation and your bowel cancer queries. Watch the videos below to hear their responses and advice.
The coronavirus vaccine with Professor Mark Saunders
19 February 2021
Listen to Consultant Clinical Oncologist, Professor Mark Saunders answer a range of questions about the coronavirus vaccine and bowel cancer.
Changes to GP surgeries with Dr Anisha Patel
24 June 2020
GP and bowel cancer patient Dr Anisha Patel answers questions about how GP surgeries are working and adapting to make it safe for you to seek medical advice, and the importance of doing so.
Radiotherapy and chemotherapy with Professor Mark Saunders
17 June 2020
Listen to Professor Mark Saunders from The Christie answer your questions about radiotherapy and chemotherapy treatment for bowel cancer.
Screening and delayed colonoscopies with Dr Kevin Monahan
21 May 2020
Listen to Gastroenterologist Dr Kevin Monahan talk about topics including screening, delayed colonoscopies, diet and surveillance.
Shielding and the risk of transmission in hospitals with Dr Diana Tait
13 May 2020
Listen to leading Oncologist Dr Diana Tait from The Royal Marsden Hospital answer your questions on topics such as shielding, the risk of transmission in hospitals, and scope screening vs scans.