April Newsletter

The Global Surgical Outcomes Collaboration

Have you heard the latest podcast from the GlobalSurg 3 team?

This month’s podcast is about the WHO Surgical Safety Checklist and its use across the GlobalSurg network.

You can listen to the podcast on the GlobalSurg SoundCloud by clicking here

The discussion is about the pooled analysis from GlobalSurg 1 & 2 examining use of WHO checklist in emergency laparotomy.  Published earlier this year, our publication co-incided with the 10th anniversary of the WHO Surgical Safety Checklist. If you’ve not yet read the paper, you by clicking here.

Reminder for GlobalSurg 3 validators 

The Deadline for the validation study is
10pm Tuesday April 23rd 2019

Please make sure you have completed ‘Validation Stage 1′ andValidation Stage 2‘ in your REDCap account by this time

GlobalSurg 3 – What happens next?

A massive thank you to everyone who has taken part in primary data collection

847 teams from 429 hospitals in 84 countries have now entered 15,396 complete patient records in to the study


Over the past few months we have had a period of intens