This website uses cookies to improve your experience.

Cookie policy

ESCP EAGLE Safe Anastomosis Collaborative and NIHR Global Health Research Unit in Surgery. Evaluation of a quality improvement intervention to reduce anastomotic leak following right colectomy (EAGLE): pragmatic, batched stepped-wedge, cluster-randomized trial in 64 countries.


Br J Surg 2024; 111: znad370.

The intervention was an online session teaching standard, optimized methods. Overall, there was little reduction in anastomotic leak rates, but in hospitals with high engagement, leak rates reduced from 12.2 to 5.1 per cent, P<0.001.

Comment: Shows what can be achieved with good education and training delivered online.

Read paper

Academy


Part of the charitable activity of the Foundation, BJS Academy is an online educational resource for current and future surgeons.

The Academy is comprised of five distinct sections: Continuing surgical education, Young BJS, Cutting edge, Scientific surgery and Surgical news. Although the majority of this is open access, additional content is available to BJS subscribers and strategic partners.

Discover the Academy
Surgeon Training & Surgeons in Surgery