Welcome To The Fifth NIHR GSU Newsletter

By |August 20th, 2020|COVIDSurg, Newsletter, NIHR Unit on Global Surgery, Publications, Pump Priming studies|

Welcome to the fifth edition of the NIHR Global Health Research Unit on Global Surgery newsletter in which we showcase the Unit’s work in Health Economics, and celebrate the launch of CHEETAH. Please read on to find out about the great progress being made across all of the Unit’s activities. Please continue to send [...]

GlobalSurg launch new study!

By |August 12th, 2020|COVIDSurg, Newsletter, NIHR Unit on Global Surgery|

GlobalSurg Newsletter   New GlobalSurg Study announcement We are delighted to invite you to join our new study: GlobalSurg-CovidSurg Week The aims of GlobalSurg-CovidSurg Week are: To assess key global surgical indicators, including postoperative mortality. To determine the optimal timing of surgery following SARS-CoV-2 infection. All patients are eligible to be included regardless of their SARS-CoV-2 status, so all hospitals [...]

CovidSurg Collaborative article in The Lancet

By |May 30th, 2020|COVIDSurg, NIHR Unit on Global Surgery, Publications|

CovidSurg researchers have published a paper examining ‘Mortality and pulmonary complications in patients undergoing surgery with perioperative SARS-CoV-2 infection’. The article published in The Lancet details the findings from the international multicentre CovidSurg cohort study in 235 hospitals in 24 countries. Data for 1,128 patients revealed that those undergoing surgery after contracting coronavirus are at [...]