About this PDF Application

This App has been specifically designed to provide a clear presentation of the anatomy of the colon and its relation to specific colorectal surgery.

This App is appropriate for Medical Students, Junior Doctors & Surgical Trainees. In addition, this App contains information which patients and their families may find helpful and informative.

The content of this App is for information purposes only and is in no way intended to be used as a surgical training guide. Patients please consult your health care professional for additional information.

This is a part of a suite of interactive training materials for patients as well as for professionals which have been created by DigiMed in conjunction with Prof P. N. Haray, Consultant Colorectal Surgeon at Prince Charles Hospital in Merthyr Tydfil, South Wales, UK, part of Cwm Taf University Health Board.

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How to use this resource

This document is designed as an interactive PDF and will only work fully in Adobe Acrobat Reader. As such you will need to follow the instructions below to download the pdf to your computer and open in Acrobat Reader.

1. Ensure you have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer, you can find links below to download directly from Adobe if not.

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2. Right click on the below link and "save link as" / "download linked file as"

3. Locate where you have saved the pdf and ensure either Adobe Acrobat is set as your default pdf programme or right click the pdf and "open with Adobe Acrobat Reader"

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