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PaedSurg Africa – Results Publication

2021-09-05T17:04:01+00:00

We are excited to announce that the results from the landmark PaedSurg Africa study have now been published in the BMJ Global Health. PaedSurg Africa is a multi-centre research collaboration of surgeons, anaesthetists and allied health professionals undertaking neonatal and paediatric surgery throughout sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). Collectively, the collaboration has produced the largest prospective cohort

PaedSurg Africa – Results Publication 2021-09-05T17:04:01+00:00

GASOC Conference 18/19 September 2021

2021-08-31T00:16:40+00:00

We are excited and proud to present the upcoming Global Anaesthesia, Surgery and Obstetric Collaboration (GASOC) Conference this 18/19th September - The Story of Global Surgery: Past, Present & Future. Tickets for this online event are now available - and all delegates from low- and middle-income countries are welcome to sign up for a free

GASOC Conference 18/19 September 2021 2021-08-31T00:16:40+00:00

New Publication in The Lancet – Global PaedSurg

2021-07-14T00:06:36+00:00

After years in the making, it is with great honour and excitement that we present the first paper published on the data and findings from the Global PaedSurg study. We thank the Global PaedSurg Research Collaboration for their dedication, commitment, and teamwork. The article can be accessed, free of charge, in full on The Lancet

New Publication in The Lancet – Global PaedSurg 2021-07-14T00:06:36+00:00

PAPSA Online Conference 2020

2020-10-06T22:57:32+00:00

This week, we are excited to invite all of our readers to the Pan African Paediatric Surgical Association (PAPSA) Online Conference 2020! In light of the current global situation, PAPSA have taken their conference digital, delivering the sessions through a web meeting platform. These online sessions are free for all to attend and will run on

PAPSA Online Conference 2020 2020-10-06T22:57:32+00:00

New Publication – Cost-effectiveness of neonatal surgery for congenital anomalies in LMICs

2020-09-07T22:41:53+00:00

We are very proud to announce yet another exciting article from some members of our Global PaedSurg team. In keeping with continuing efforts to raise awareness on the global burden of congenital anomalies, the article is the published protocol for an upcoming systematic review evaluating the cost-effectiveness of neonatal surgery in low- and middle-income countries

New Publication – Cost-effectiveness of neonatal surgery for congenital anomalies in LMICs 2020-09-07T22:41:53+00:00

New Publication – Antenatal Detection Rates of Congenital Anomalies in LMICs

2020-08-24T18:32:18+00:00

We are very excited to share a new highly informative publication discussing the antenatal diagnosis rates for congenital anomalies in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs). Congenital anomalies are the 5th leading cause of death in children under-5 globally resulting in over half a million deaths every year. Over 95% of these deaths occur in LMICs.

New Publication – Antenatal Detection Rates of Congenital Anomalies in LMICs 2020-08-24T18:32:18+00:00

Join CovidSurg Week with GlobalSurg

2020-07-17T16:54:57+00:00

The impact of COVID-19 has been devastating, and has had far-reaching consequences to both emergency and elective surgery worldwide. There is thus an urgent need to understand the outcomes of COVID-19 positive patients who undergo surgery across the world.   CovidSurg Week, a new GlobalSurg initiative, hopes to do exactly that. Already, the collaboration has published

Join CovidSurg Week with GlobalSurg 2020-07-17T16:54:57+00:00

Global Children’s NCDs Launches CovidPaedsCancer

2020-09-07T21:16:13+00:00

This week, we welcome a blog post from Global Children's NCDs as they launch their new study CovidPaedsCancer. For more information on how to join, contribute and collaborate with the team, please read on. Global Children's NCDs "The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on our healthcare system, economy, and day-to-day lives are evident all around

Global Children’s NCDs Launches CovidPaedsCancer 2020-09-07T21:16:13+00:00

Introducing PaedSurg Brazil

2020-07-03T22:35:43+00:00

This week, the Global PaedSurg team is very excited to announce a new venture by some of our Brazilian colleagues - PaedSurg Brazil. "PaedSurg Brazil is a research project about Congenital Malformation based on the Global Paedsurg project. The proposal is inspired by the research, "Management and Outcomes of Congenital Anomalies in Low-, Middle-, and

Introducing PaedSurg Brazil 2020-07-03T22:35:43+00:00