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September Newsletter: What does it take to run a global collaborative study?

September Newsletter The Global Surgical Outcomes Collaboration GlobalSurg 3: the story so far   GlobalSurg 3 is now is the final stages of data analysis and manuscript preparation.  It has been our biggest and most complex study to date and has relied on the hard work and dedication of literally thousands of individuals all around the world. The [...]

By | 2019-09-14T09:18:04+00:00 September 14th, 2019|GS3, Newsletter, NIHR Unit on Global Surgery, RCT|0 Comments

FALCON launches in Nigeria

FALCON trial launches in Nigeria Nigeria has become the latest NIHR Global Health Research Unit on Global Surgery hub country to launch the FALCON trial testing interventions to reduce surgical site infections in low and middle come countries. The first hospital to open to recruitment was Lagos University Teaching Hospital, followed by Obafemi [...]

By | 2019-09-11T14:53:28+00:00 September 11th, 2019|NIHR Unit on Global Surgery, RCT|0 Comments

FALCON takes flight across 3 continents!

FALCON trial randomises its 100th patient FALCON is the first international surgical randomised controlled trial launched by the NIHR Global Health Research Unit on Global Surgery. Long standing supports of GlobalSurg will remember the GlobalSurg 2 study published in 2018 in Lancet Infectious Diseases. This study, which collected data on patients undergoing abdominal [...]

By | 2019-07-28T06:55:42+00:00 July 28th, 2019|GS2, NIHR Unit on Global Surgery, RCT|2 Comments

July Newsletter

  July Newsletter The Global Surgical Outcomes Collaboration Behind the scenes on GlobalSurg 3   Primary data entry The GlobalSurg 3 REDCap database is now finally locked - no further data entry or editing is possible. The data analysis team are now completing final data cleaning - this includes removing incomplete data, any duplicate patients and those that did not [...]

By | 2019-07-19T17:50:10+00:00 July 19th, 2019|GS3, Newsletter, NIHR Unit on Global Surgery|0 Comments

Final call – GlobalSurg 3 validation

Final call for GlobalSurg 3 data validation All data entry for GlobalSurg 3 validation stages 1 and 2 must be complete by 23:59 on 30/06/2019. Validators who have not fully completed stages 1 and 2 will not be included in the study authorship list. Full details on completing both stages are shown below. [...]

By | 2019-06-26T17:11:08+00:00 June 26th, 2019|GS3|0 Comments

June Newsletter – read all the latest news from the GlobalSurg Collaborative

June Newsletter The Global Surgical Outcomes Collaboration GlobalSurg 3 study updates  Primary data entry The GlobalSurg 3 now has data from 16,441 patients at 449 hospitals in 84 countries, making the study our most successful to date. Thank you to all our teams of primary data collectors for this amazing total! The REDCap database for GlobalSurg 3 primary data will be finally [...]

By | 2019-06-24T16:06:00+00:00 June 24th, 2019|GS3, Newsletter|0 Comments

GlobalSurg 3 Hospital Level Survey SlackChat

Katie Shaw and Stephen Knight from the GlobalSurg  Team use SlackChat to talk about the GlobalSurg 3 Hospital Level Survey The hospital level survey is an extension of GlobalSurg 3 and aims to capture information about each participating hospital, together with the services and care the hospital can usually provide to patients with [...]

By | 2019-06-12T13:36:14+00:00 June 12th, 2019|GS3, Slack Chat|0 Comments

May Newsletter – read all the latest news from the GlobalSurg Collaborative

May Newsletter The Global Surgical Outcomes Collaboration GlobalSurg 3 validation update  The Deadline for the validation study has now passed. Thank you to the 75% of validators who have already completed validation stages 1 & 2.  243 hospitals now have a completely validated dataset. If you are in the 25% of validators yet to complete the data validation at [...]

By | 2019-05-31T20:45:15+00:00 May 31st, 2019|GS3, Newsletter|0 Comments
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