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Covidsurg Impact on Clinical Guidelines

By |May 10th, 2021|COVIDSurg|

Covidsurg has had an extensive global impact on Clinical Guidelines. Links to the top Covidsurg articles influencing guidelines: Mortality and pulmonary complications in patients undergoing surgery with perioperative SARS-CoV-2 infection: an international cohort study Click here to access The Lancet Publication Elective Cancer Surgery in COVID-19–Free Surgical Pathways During the SARS-CoV-2 [...]

SARS-CoV-2 vaccination modelling for safe surgery to save lives: data from an international prospective cohort study

By |March 26th, 2021|COVIDSurg|

CovidSurg researchers have published a paper examining ‘SARS-CoV-2 vaccination modelling for safe surgery to save lives: data from an international prospective cohort study’. Preoperative vaccinations could support a safe restart to elective surgery by reducing the rish of COVID-19 complications in patients significantly and helping to prevent COVID-19 related post-operative deaths. The full paper [...]

Timing of surgery following SARS‐CoV‐2 infection: an international prospective cohort study

By |March 18th, 2021|COVIDSurg, Newsletter|

CovidSurg researchers have published a paper examining ‘Timing of surgery following SARS‐CoV‐2 infection: an international prospective cohort study’. The article published in The Association of anaesthetists details the findings that Elective surgery should be postponed for ≥7 weeks following SARS‐CoV‐2 infection to reduce the risk of postoperative mortality and pulmonary complications. Also patients who [...]

Welcome to the Eighth NIHR GSU Newsletter

By |March 10th, 2021|Newsletter, NIHR Unit on Global Surgery|

We open this eighth edition of the newsletter with the exciting news about our most recent publications which include the first paper from the GlobalSurg-CovidSurg study week. The paper looks at timing of surgery following SARS-CoV-2 infection and is available online today in the Anaesthesia journal. Another CovidSurg paper that considers the potential benefit of vaccination for [...]