EMSAN Portfolio

EMSAN collaborative projects

FaST audit

The Fasting and Surgery Timing audit

A snapshot audit on pre-operative fasting in general surgical patients.

 

Participating sites: Royal Derby Hospital, Queen's Medical Centre (Nottingham), Nottingham City Hospital, Lincoln County Hospital, Chesterfield Royal Hospital.

WES-Pi

The Winter Elective Surgery cancellation and Psychological impact survey

A patient survey on the impact of cancelled and postponed operations due to winter bed pressures. Read more here.

Participating sites: Royal Derby Hospital, Queen's Medical Centre (Nottingham), Nottingham City Hospital, Lincoln County Hospital, Chesterfield Royal Hospital.

Getting involved...

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Other collaborative projects

GlobalSurg 3

Quality and outcomes after global cancer surgery.

A multi-centre cohort study. Read more here.

Local participating sites:

Nottingham City Hospital Lisa Whisker (breast consultant), Fady Yanni (UGI SpR). Royal Derby Hospital.

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NeST

Neoadjuvant Systemic Therapy in breast cancer

A multi-centre prospective national audit. Read more here.

Local participating sites:

Nottingham City Hospital Lisa Whisker (breast consultant).

RICOCHET

Receipt of Curative Resection of Palliative Care or Hepatopancreaticobiliary Tumours

A multi-centre observational RCT. Read more here.

Local participating sites: Queen's Medical Centre (Nottingham). Royal Derby Hospital. King's Mill Hospital. Chesterfield Royal Hospital. Kettering General Hospital. Grantham & District Hospital.

CLOSE-IT

CLOSurE of Ileostomy Timing study

A multi-centre observational study. Read more here.

Local participating site: Royal Derby Hospital.

FLO-ELA

FLuid Optimisation in Emergency LAparotomy Trial

A multi-centre RCT. Read more here.

Local participating sites: Royal Derby Hospital. King's Mill Hospital.

PPAC2

Packing of Perianal Abscess Cavities Trial

A multi-centre RCT. Read more here.

Local participating sites: Queen's Medical Centre (Nottingham). Chesterfield Royal Hospital.

Coming soon

SUNRRiSE

Single Use Negative pRessure dressing for Reduction In Surgical site infection following Emergency laparotomy

A multi-centre RCT. Read more here.

ROSSINI 2

Reduction Of Surgical Site Infection using several Novel 

Interventions

 

A multi-stage, multi-centre RCT. Read more here.

The SUNFLOWER Study

 

A multi-centre RCT comparing MRCP vs. no MRCP prior to laparoscopic cholecystectomy in symptomatic gallstones. Read more here.

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BRASS

Breast Angiosarcoma Surveillance Study

A national audit of management and outcomes of the breast and chest wall. Read more here.

Local participating sites:

Nottingham City Hospital Lisa Whisker (breast consultant)

About Us

The East Midlands Surgical Academic Network is run by the General Surgical trainees in the East Midlands Deanery. This regional academic network was founded to aid local, regional and national collaborative research run by trainees in surgery.

In addition to participating in projects run by other academic networks and societies we also aim to support the local development of multi-centre research projects and trials.

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