Recent Research Topics

// Global Surgical Scoring System

// High resolution mapping of catchment population that can reach a health facility with surgical capacity

// Addressing healthcare disparities in Myanmar, with a special focus on Global Surgery

// Better data for surgical planning


// Heidekrueger PI, Thu M, Mühlbauer W, Holm-Mühlbauer C, Schucht P, Anderl H, Schoeneich H, Aung K, Mg Ag M, Thu Soe Myint A, Juran S, Aung T, Ehrl D, Ninkovic M, Broer PN. Safe and sustainable: the extracranial approach toward frontoethmoidal meningoencephalocele repair. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2017 Jul 21:1-7.

// Sabrina Juran, Paul I. Heidekrueger, P. Niclas Broer. Big Data – Filling an Evidence Gap in Health Care. Blogpost: Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data. 2017. 

// P. Niclas Broer, Hillary E. Jenny, Joshua S. Ng-Kamstra, Sabrina Juran. The Role of Plastic Surgeons in Advancing Development Global. Annals of Plastic Surgery: July 2016 – Volume 77 – Issue 1 – p 1–3

// Sabrina Juran, Magdalena Gruendl, Paul I. Heidekueger, Camillo Müller, P. Niclas Broer. Sustainable Care for Refugees (Globale humanitäre Krisen: Flüchtlinge nachhaltig versorgen). Dtsch Arztebl 2018; 115(23): A-1120 / B-942 / C-938


// World Health Organization (WHO) Strategizing national health in the 21st century: a handbook

// World Health Assembly (WHA) Resolution 68.15 Strengthening emergency and essential surgical care and anaesthesia as a component of universal health coverage’

// Core indicators for monitoring universal access to safe, affordable surgical and anaesthesia care when needed

// Lancet Commission on Global Surgery (2015) Global Surgery 2030: evidence and solutions for achieving health, welfare, and economic development. The Lancet. Volume 386, No. 9993, p569–624, 8 August 2015

// Stephen N Bickler, Thomas G Weiser, Nicholas Kassebaum, Hideki Higashi, David C Chang, Jan J Barendregt, Emilia V Noormahomed, and Theo Vos.. (2015) Essential Surgery. Chapter 2: Global Burden of Surgical Conditions. In: Essential Surgery: Disease Control Priorities, Third Edition (Volume 1). World Bank Group


Issue Briefs (text in German)

// Safe Roads, Safe Surgery

// Refugees Surgical Needs

// The Surgical Workforce Shortage, A Global Crisis

// Maternal Health and Surgery

// Crisis and Humanitarian Aid