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Felix Harpain Felix Harpain

Department of General Surgery (Division of Visceral Surgery)
Position: Consultant

ORCID: 0000-0001-6589-5712


Chemoradiotherapy; Colorectal Neoplasms; Colorectal Surgery; General Surgery; Inflammatory Bowel Diseases; Quality Assurance, Health Care; Short Bowel Syndrome; Translational Medical Research

Research group(s)

Selected publications

  1. Harpain, F. et al. (2023) ‘Fistula-Associated Anal Adenocarcinoma: A 20-Year Single-Center Experience’, Annals of Surgical Oncology, 30(6), pp. 3517–3527. Available at:
  2. Harpain, F. et al. (2021) ‘Teduglutide in short bowel syndrome patients: A way back to normal life?’, Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition, 46(2), pp. 300–309. Available at:
  3. Harpain, F. et al. (2020) ‘Short-term outcome after ventral hernia repair using self-gripping mesh in sublay technique – A retrospective cohort analysis’, International Journal of Surgery, 75, pp. 47–52. Available at:
  4. Harpain, F. et al. (2020) ‘Low anterior resection syndrome (LARS) in ovarian cancer patients - A multi-centre comparative cohort study’, International Journal of Surgery, 78, pp. 97–102. Available at:
  5. Harpain, F. et al. (2018) ‘FGF8 induces therapy resistance in neoadjuvantly radiated rectal cancer’, Journal of Cancer Research and Clinical Oncology, 145(1), pp. 77–86. Available at: