Centre for Anaesthesia Critical Care & Pain Medicine


Dr Dan Martin FRCA FFICM

Consultant in Anaesthesia and Critical Care, Royal Free Hospital

Senior Lecturer, UCL Division of Surgery and Interventional Science

Member of Caudwell Xtreme Everest expedition 2007

Director of the UCL Centre for Altitude, Space and Extreme Environment Medicine

Interests Adaptation to hypoxia, microvascular flow and tissue oxygenation
Selected Publications

Martin DS, Grocott MP. Oxygen Therapy in Critical Illness: Precise Control of Arterial Oxygenation and PermissiveHypoxemia. Crit Care Med. 2013 Feb;41(2):423-32

Martin DS, et al. .Reduced coagulation at high altitude identified by thromboelastography. ThrombHaemost. 2012 May 31;107(6):1066-1071

Martin DS, Khosravi M, Grocott M &Mythen M. Concepts in Hypoxia Reborn.Critical Care 2010, 14:315

Grocott MP &Martin DS,  et al. Arterial blood gases and oxygen content in climbers on Mount Everest. ; Caudwell Xtreme Everest Research Group. N Engl J Med. 2009 Jan 8;360(2):140-9.

Martin DS et al. Abnormal blood flow in the sublingual microcirculation at high altitude.
 Caudwell Xtreme Everest Research Group Eur J Appl Physiol. 2009 ;106(3):473-8


Perioperative and Critical Care Research Office University College London Division of Surgery and Interventional Science
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