Publications

Below you will find publications from the NIHR Global Health Unit on Global Surgery and from the GlobalSurg Collaborative. We will endeavor to make as many of our publications as possible open access or free to view,

You may also like to view the GlobalSurg Google Scholar page here

Article: SARS-CoV-2 vaccination to support safe surgery during the pandemic: a modeling study using data from an international prospective cohort study

Covidsurg Collaborative, GlobalSurg Collaborative

BJS Society 2021 Mar  10.1093/bjs/znab101/6182412

Click here to access the full manuscript

Article: Methodological issues in economic evaluations of emergency transport systems in low-income and middle-income countries

Lilford R, Nepogodiev D, Chilton PJ, Watson SI, Erlangga D, Diggle P, Girling AJ, Sculpher M

BMJ Global Health 2021 Mar  10.1136/bmjgh-2020-004723

Click here to access the full manuscript

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

Covidsurg Collaborative

Association of Anesthetists 2021 Mar  10.1111/anae.15458

Click here to access the full manuscript

Article:  Global variation in postoperative mortality and complications after cancer surgery: a multicentre, prospective cohort study in 82 countries

GlobalSurg & the NIHR Global Health Research Unit on Global Surgery

The Lancet 2021 Jan; doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(21)00001-5 (2021)

Click here to access the full manuscript 

Article: Head and neck cancer surgery during the COVID-19 pandemic: An international, multicenter, observational cohort study

Covidsurg Collaborative

Cancer 2020 Dec; doi 10.1016/j.accpm.2019.11.005

Click here to access the full manuscript

Article:  COVID-19 related absence among surgeons: development of an international surgical workforce prediction model.

COVIDSurg Collaborative.

BJS Open 2020 Dec; doi: 10.1093/bjsopen/zraa021

Click here to access the full manuscript 

Article:  Surgical Site Infection in Children after Surgery: A global prospective cohort study

GlobalSurg Collaborative

BMJ Global Health 2020 Dec;  doi: 10.1136/bmjgh-2020-003429

Click here to access the full manuscript 

Article:  Identifying a Basket of Surgical Procedures to Standardize Global Surgical Metrics: An International Delphi Study.

Odland ML, Nepogodiev D, Morton D, Martin J, Bekele A, Ghosh D, Ademuyiwa AO, Davies JI, Weiser TG.

Ann Surg. 2020 Nov; doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000004611 

Click here to access the full manuscript 

Article: Perioperative mortality as a meaningful indicator: Challenges and solutions for measurement, interpretation, and health system improvement.

Ng-Kamstra JS, Nepogodiev D, Lawani I, Bhangu A.

Anaesth Crit Care Pain Med. 2020 Oct; 39(5):673-681 10.1016/j.accpm.2019.11.005

Click here to access the full manuscript

Article: Pragmatic multicentre factorial randomised controlled trial testing measures to reduce surgical site infection in low- and middle-income countries: study protocol of the FALCON trial

FALCON Collaborative and NIHR Global Research Health Unit on Global Surgery

BJS 2020 Sept ; doi/10.1111/codi.15354

Click here to access the full manuscript

Article: Elective Cancer Surgery in COVID-19–Free Surgical Pathways During the SARS-CoV-2 Pandemic: An International, Multicenter, Comparative Cohort Study

COVIDSurg Collaborative

Journal of Clinical Oncology; https://doi. org/10.1200/JCO.20.01933

Click here to access the full manuscript

Article: Making all deaths after surgery count – Authors’ reply

Nepogodiev D, Martin J, Biccard B, Ademuyiwa A, Bhangu A

The Lancet; Lancet. 2019;393(10191):2588-9

Click here to access the full manuscript

Article: Preoperative nasopharyngeal swab testing and postoperative pulmonary complications in patients undergoing elective surgery during the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic

COVIDSURG Collaborative

BJS; https://academic.oup.com/bjs/advance-article/doi/10.1093/bjs/znaa051/5974404)

Click here to access the full manuscript

Article: Should we be re‐starting elective surgery?

COVIDSURG Collaborative

Association of Anaesthetists ; https://associationofanaesthetists-publications.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/anae.15296)

Click here to access the full manuscript

Article: Mesh versus suture repair of primary inguinal hernia in Ghana: Prospective, outcome assessor blinded, before and after study.

Tabiri S, Owusu F, Abantanga FA, Moten A, Nepogodiev D, Omar O, Bhangu A.

BJS Open; 2019 25;3(5):629-633

Click here to access the full manuscript

Article: ‘Reducing postoperative mortality rates in England’

Nepogodiev D, Omar O, Bhangu A.

BJS Open; 2019 10.1002

Click here to access the full manuscript

Article: Feasibility study for a randomised controlled trial of bupivacaine, lignocaine with adrenaline, or placebo wound infiltration to reduce postoperative pain after laparoscopic cholecystectomy in West Africa

Adenekan AT, Aderounmu AA, Wuraola FO, Owojuyigbe AM, Adetoye AO, Nepogodiev D, Magill L, Bhangu A, Adisa AO

BJS Open; 2019;3(4):453-460

Click here to access the full manuscript

Article: Delaying surgery for patients with a previous SARS-CoV-2 infection

COVIDSURG Collaborative

BJS ; https://bjssjournals.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/bjs.12050

Click here to access the full manuscript

Article: Favourable perioperative outcomes for children with SARS-CoV-2

COVIDSURG Collaborative

BJS ; https://bjssjournals.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/bjs.12038

Click here to access the full manuscript

Article: Mortality and pulmonary complications in patients undergoing surgery with perioperative SARS-CoV-2 infection: an international cohort study

COVIDSURG Collaborative

The Lancet; https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(20)31182-X (2020)

Click here to access the full manuscript 

Article: Surgical site infection and costs in low- and middle-income countries: A systematic review of the economic burden

Mark Monahan, Susan Jowett, Thomas Pinkney, Peter Brocklehurst, Dion G. Morton, Zainab Abdali, Tracy E. Roberts

PLoS One; https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0232960 (2020)

Click here to access the full manuscript 

Article: Elective surgery cancellations due to the COVID‐19 pandemic: global predictive modelling to inform surgical recovery plans

COVIDSURG Collaborative, Nepogodiev D, Bhangu A.

BJShttps://doi.org/10.1002/bjs.11746 (2020)

Click here to access the full manuscript 

Article: Global guidance for surgical care during the COVID-19 pandemic

COVIDSURG Collaborative

BJS; https://doi.org/10.1002/bjs.11646(2020)

Click here to access the full manuscript 

Article: Delphi prioritization and development of global surgery guidelines for the prevention of surgical‐site infection

National Institute for Health Research Global Health Research Unit on Global Surgery

BJS; https://doi.org/10.1002/bjs.11530 (2020)

Click here to access the full manuscript 

Article: Variation in global uptake of the Surgical Safety Checklist.

Delisle M, Pradarelli JC, Panda N, Koritsanszky L, Sonnay Y, Lipsitz S, Pearse R, Harrison EM, Biccard B, Weiser TG, Haynes AB; Surgical Outcomes Study Groups and GlobalSurg Collaborative.

BJS; doi.org/10.1002/bjs.11321 (2020)

Click here to access the full manuscript 

Article: Quality and outcomes in global cancer surgery: protocol for a multicentre, international, prospective cohort study (GlobalSurg 3)

NIHR Global Health Research Unit on Global Surgery

BMJ Open; doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-026646 (2019)

Click her