About Us

Our Story

The NIHR Global Health Research Group on Perioperative and Critical Care, associated with the African Perioperative Research Group (APORG), was established to equip countries across Africa to deliver safe and effective perioperative care to an expanding surgical population.

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Some Interesting Facts

Numbers Speak For Themselves

people die after surgery each year in Africa
out of 20 deaths occur due to Failure-to-Rescue
deaths each year due to bleeding after childbirth

Our Aim

APPRISE aims to create centres of research excellence in four African nations within the APORG network to deliver an international research programme and improve the safety and effectiveness of perioperative and critical care across Africa

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