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Welcome To The Fourth NIHR GSU Newsletter

By | 2020-06-23T13:33:09+00:00 June 23rd, 2020|GlobalSurg RCT, Newsletter, NIHR Unit on Global Surgery, Publications, Pump Priming studies, RCT|

Welcome to the fourth edition of the NIHR Global Health Research Unit on Global Surgery newsletter. We trust that you are all keeping well. With the pandemic changing the way we work everywhere, we are encouraged by the rate at which the Unit's activity continues. In this edition we are pleased to include the first of the articles showcasing the [...]

CovidSurg Collaborative article in The Lancet

By | 2020-06-11T16:52:36+00:00 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 [...]

CovidSurg Lecture: June 1st 2020

By | 2020-06-11T17:06:40+00:00 May 30th, 2020|COVIDSurg, NIHR Unit on Global Surgery|

Register here to join the second CovidSurg webinar: “CovidSurg: How can it change practice?” This will be a round table discussion to answer questions from collaborators and the wider surgical community. Please join us for an interactive live discussion. Watch the first webinar: Outcomes of the first 1129 CovidSurg patients

Welcome To The Third NIHR GSU Newsletter

By | 2020-05-18T09:25:15+00:00 May 18th, 2020|Newsletter, NIHR Unit on Global Surgery, RCT|

Welcome to the third NIHR Global Health Research Unit on Global Surgery newsletter. We trust that you are all keeping well. We are very pleased to see the work of the Unit steadily progressing during these unprecedented times and, as always, are keen to hear from you and to share news and developments across the Unit. [...]

COVIDSurg Collaborative publishes paper on elective surgery cancellations due to COVID‐19

By | 2020-06-11T17:05:57+00:00 May 16th, 2020|COVIDSurg, NIHR Unit on Global Surgery, Publications|

CovidSurg researchers have published a paper on ‘Elective surgery cancellations due to the COVID-19 pandemic: global predictive modelling to inform surgical recovery plans’. The paper, published in the British Journal of Surgery, projects that based on a 12-week period of peak disruption to hospital services due to COVID-19, 28.4 million elective surgeries worldwide will [...]

CovidSurg Collaborative launches its lecture series

By | 2020-06-11T17:07:33+00:00 May 16th, 2020|COVIDSurg, NIHR Unit on Global Surgery|

Over a thousand people from across the world joined the first of the CovidSurg lectures which presented and discussed outcomes from the first 1,100 patients in the CovidSurg studies, with the aim of informing data-driven decision-making. The lecture is available for viewing here .

Welcome To The Second NIHR GSU Newsletter

By | 2020-05-16T22:13:13+00:00 May 16th, 2020|Newsletter, NIHR Unit on Global Surgery, RCT|

Welcome to the second NIHR Global Health Research Unit on Global Surgery newsletter. We hope that you and your families are keeping well. During these unprecedented times, we will endeavour to send the newsletter on a more regular basis to share the latest news and developments from across the Unit. We are aware that many of us [...]

Welcome To The New NIHR GSU Newsletter

By | 2020-05-16T22:33:28+00:00 May 16th, 2020|Newsletter, NIHR Unit on Global Surgery|

A very warm welcome to the first edition of the NIHR Global Health Research Unit on Global Surgery newsletter. We will be using this newsletter to share the latest news and developments from across the Unit. It is important that we recognise and keep each other informed about the many exciting developments that are [...]

NIHR Global Surgery Unit launches CovidSurg, a global initiative to deliver studies on COVID-19 in a surgical setting

By | 2020-05-16T23:35:26+00:00 March 27th, 2020|NIHR Unit on Global Surgery|

With COVID-19 rapidly expanding globally and placing a huge burden on healthcare systems worldwide, evidence is needed urgently to inform the management of surgical patients displaying symptoms. Capturing real-world data and sharing international experience will support the management of this complex group of patients with the aim to improve their clinical care. CovidSurg is [...]

December Newsletter – Seasons Greetings from GlobalSurg!

By | 2019-12-16T11:20:55+00:00 December 16th, 2019|GS3, Newsletter, NIHR Unit on Global Surgery|

December Newsletter The Global Surgical Outcomes Collaboration  2019 has been another amazing year for  GlobalSurg- below is a look back at just some of the highlights GlobalSurg 3 data entry finalised The first few months of 2019 saw the final data entry stages of GlobalSurg 3. Primary data entry closed, data validation was completed and the [...]

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