Thank you to everyone for all your hard work collecting data for GlobalSurg 2
With still more records to be uploaded into REDCap, we now have data from 319 hospitals in 59 countries and have already passed the total number of patient records entered into GlobalSurg 1
An amazing achievement for our international collaborative effort and putting GlobalSurg 2 on track to be even bigger and better than GlobalSurg 1
Congratulations to our top recruiting centres this month!
In no particular order….
The Memorial Souad Kafafi University Hospital, Eqypt
King Edward Medical University/ Mayo Hospital, Lahore, Pakistan
Clinica CES, Colombia
John Peter Smith Hospital, USA
Looking for an opportunity to be part of GlobalSurg 2?
Registrations for GlobalSurg 2data collection are now closed but if you are looking for an opportunity to be part of our next publication we are currently recruiting validators for the GlobalSurg 2 project
Validation is important to ensure data collected is of high quality. We are still looking for a team of validators for GlobalSurg 2.
To act as a validators you should:
be a qualified doctor or nurse
be independent of the team collecting data at your centre
have access to theatre logbooks
have read the GlobalSurg protocol and completed associated training modules
All validators will receive citation as collaborators on GlobalSurg 2 publications.
If you are interested in becoming a validator for GlobalSurg 2, please contact your local GlobalSurg lead via the contact form with your name, grade and centre. Alternatively, email the GlobalSurg team directly ([email protected])Message for all local leads: please advertise the position at your centres and inform us of interest ([email protected]) We are aiming to have one validator in each centre before the end of June. We look forward to working on this part of the project with you!
GlobalSurg 2 Validation Protocol
The full protocol for the GlobalSurg 2 validation study is available on our website project hub page.