General Surgery Covid19 ARCP Supplementary Guidance – Form R and Trainee Self-Declaration

Only applicable to trainees who had an ARCP assessment in May 2020 DEADLINE – Monday 15th June 2020 Dear trainee, HEE are doing all we can to support trainees during this challenging time and to ensure that you have access to educational and professional support services. You may have seen the Covid19 ARCP Supplementary Guidance which includes information relating to […]

Recurrence After Whipples (RAW) study

RAW Study Would you be interested in taking part in a multicentre retrospective cohort study investigating the causes and recurrence patterns of pancreatic duodenal adenocarcinoma (PDAC), ampullary adenocarcinoma and distal cholangiocarcinoma  following pancreaticoduodenectomy? Study Retros​pective cohort study of all patients with PDAC, ampullary adenocarcinoma or distal cholangiocarcinoma who underwent a curative-intent pancreaticoduodenectomy at your unit between 31/05/2007 and 31/05/2015. These dates were chosen as pre-2007 […]

ALiCE Study

Help investigate variations in LCBDE outcomes The University of Plymouth has launched a collaborative, multi-centre study on surgical management of choledocholithiasis in the UK.The ALiCE (Audit of Laparoscopic Common Bile Duct Exploration) study seeks to investigate variations in clinical practice and laparoscopic common bile duct exploration outcomes. The team invite consultant surgeons to participate in a survey and audit. More details about the ALiCE studyTake the […]

RCS England COVID 19 Research Group

The COVID-19 pandemic poses unprecedented challenges for the surgical workforce and one that has raised many questions on surgical care and safety which need urgent answers. In order to meet these challenges, we have launched the RCS COVID Research Group. This working group brings together the COVID-specific projects supported by the College, in order to share ideas, collaborate and support […]