The Green Surgery Challenge

The Green Surgery Challenge 2021 is an opportunity for the UK’s surgical community to recognise the value of sustainable healthcare for surgical conditions: to share and promote ways of practising that are less harmful to the environment and our planet and build social sustainability: to continue to transform surgery for the future. What is the problem in surgery? Climate change is having far reaching consequences for planetary health, including within the…

A Snapshot Audit of Current Practice in Minimal Access Surgery in the UK during the COVID-19 pandemic (2nd Wave)

  Some Intercollegiate guidelines in the UK on surgical management during the COVID-19 period have been in variance with those of the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) and the European Association of Endoscopic Surgery (EAES). Initially, several regions placed restrictions on laparoscopic surgery but as the pandemic progressed, practices changed and variation in…

Cholecystectomy Quality Improvement Collaborative 3 (Chole-QuIC3) – Deadline Approaching

Registration for Cholecystectomy Quality Improvement Collaborative – 3 (Chole-QuIC3) will close on 7 March 2021. This groundbreaking project will offer frontline teams the opportunity to improve outcomes for patients with gallstone disease, whilst also developing transferable Quality Improvement skills. Our project team will assist you in introducing interventions and driving change that have the potential…