Our Archive

Episode 1 - 30.04.2020

Paper topic: An elder-friendly bundle of care in EGS
Teaching topic: Hypothesis testing

Episode 2 - 07.05.2020

Paper topic: QOL after conservative treatment of appendicitis
Teaching topic: Clinical reasearch - types of studies and designs

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Episode 3 - 14.05.2020

Paper topic: Fluorescence for intraoperative cholangiography
Teaching topic: RCTs - introduction

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Episode 4 - 21.05.2020

Paper topic: Perianal block for proctological surgery
Teaching topic: RCTs - randomisation and blinding

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Episode 5 - 28.05.2020

Paper topic: LOS after laparoscopic vs open distal pancreatectomy
Teaching topic: RCTs - efficacy vs effectiveness, ITT analysis

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Episode 6 - 04.06.2020

Paper topic: Robotic vs laparoscopic TAP hernia repair
Teaching topic: Odds ratio and relative risk

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Episode 7 - 11.06.2020

Paper topic: opiates for surgical care
Teaching topic: RRR, ARR, NNT

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Episode 8 - 25.06.2020

Paper topic: gastric bypass vs medical management for CKD
Teaching topic: hazard ratio

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Episode 9 - 09.07.2020

Paper topic: LaCeS trial!
Teaching topic: bias in observational studies

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Episode 10 - 13.08.2020

Paper topic: appendicitis in pregnancy, prevalence and outcomes
Teaching topic: N/A

Episode 11 - 10.09.2020

Paper topic: cholecystitis in pregnancy, surgery or not?
Teaching topic: survival curves

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Episode 12 - 08.10.2020

Paper topic: prophylactic embolisation for blunt splenic trauma
Teaching topic: understanding diagnostic tests - part 1

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Episode 13 - 12.11.2020

Paper topic: Geriatric Trauma and prognostic scores!
Teaching topic: understanding diagnostic tests - part 2

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Episode 14 - 10.12.2020

Paper topic: The LASER trial!
Teaching topic: Descriptive Statistics - which one should I use? Part 1

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Episode 15 - 14.01.2021

Paper topic: LAPSIS trial!
Teaching topic: Descriptive Statistics - which one should I use? Part 2 - tables, charts and graphs

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Episode 16 - 12.02.2021

Paper topic: Lap vs Open splenectomy for splenomegaly!
Teaching topic: Descriptive Statistics - which one should I use? Part 3 - special tables and charts

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Episode 17 - 11.03.2021

Paper topic: The FIAT trial!
Teaching topic: RCTs - non inferiority vs equivalence vs superiority trials

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Episode 18 - 08.04.2021

Paper topic: The PAROS trial!
Teaching topic: p-values and confidence intervals

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Episode 19 - 20.05.2021

Paper topic: The PROMETHEUS trial!
Teaching topic: problems with multiple statistical testing

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Episode 20 - 24.06.2021

Paper topic: Surgical teams and COVID - a qualitative study
Teaching topic: n/a

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Episode 21 - 29.07.2021

Paper topic: Lap vs Open Liver Resection for HCC - a propensity score matched analysis
Teaching topic: The editorial process at WJS - what surgeons need to know!

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Episode 22- 23.09.2021

Paper topic: COVID: HAREM!
Teaching topic: propensity score matching

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Episode 23 - 21.10.2021

Paper topic: The CAIRO4 Trial
Teaching topic: n/a

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Episode 24 - 02.12.2021

Paper topic: Pulmonary Recruitment and Pain after Lap Cholecystectomy!
Teaching topic: EBM - part 1

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Episode 25 - 06.01.2022

Paper topic: Resident autonomy and surgical outcomes
Teaching topic: EBM - part 2

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Episode 26 - 03.02.2022

Paper topic: Biologic vs Synthetic mesh for contaminated ventral hernias
Teaching topic: N/A

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Episode 27 - 10.03.2022

Paper topic: Appendicectomy in Liver Cirrhosis patients
Teaching topic: EBM - part 3

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