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The Bulletin of the Royal College of Surgeons is published bi-monthly, in January, March, May, July, September and November.

Latest issue

RCS Bulletin February 2020

February 2020

Featured article

Treatment escalation planning for surgical patients
Why is it important to initiate advanced care planning before crisis strikes?

Cara Swain

Editor-in-Chief: Neil Mortensen
Editor: David Sanders
Associate Editor: Michelle Jones
Associate Editor: Ken Keogh
Political Editor
: Mark Loughridge
Technology Editor: Ryan Kerstein
Contributing Editor: Jyoti Shah
Editorial Officer: Victoria Ciborowska 
Production Designer: Olivia Stevenson 

ISSN: 1473-6357

Online ISSN: 1478-7075

Frequency: Published every other month.

Readership: Consultant surgeons and trainees in all surgical specialties. 

Online access: The Bulletin is published completely Open Access on our publishing site and can be accessed free of charge by anybody. 

Subscribe: You can subscribe to the Bulletin in print. 

Membership: Members of the College receive the Bulletin in print and online as part of their membership, along with many other benefits. Find out more about joining.

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