Consultant in Anaesthesia, UCLH
Associate Professor in Anaesthesia & Perioperative Medicine, UCL
Lead for Clinical and Professional Practice, UCL MBBS
Education: Lead for Clinical and Professional Practice, UCL MBBS
Undergraduate Education in Anaesthesia & Perioperative Medicine
Cardiopulmonary exercise testing and cardiopulmonary morbidity in patients undergoing major head and neck surgery
Preoperative systemic inflammation and perioperative myocardial injury: prospective observational multicentre cohort study of patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery GL Ackland TEF Abbott, D Cain, MR Edwards, P Sultan, SN Karmali, AJ Fowler, JR Whittle, NJ MacDonald, A Reyes, L Paredes, RCM Stephens, AG Del Arroyo, S Woldman, RA Archbold, A Wragg, E Kam,T Ahmad, AW Khan, E Niebrzegowska, RM Pearse. Br J Anaesth 2019 Feb;122(2):180-187
Assessment of functional capacity before major non-cardiac surgery: an international, prospective cohort study. DN Wijeysundera, RM Pearse, MA Shulman, TEF Abbott, E Torres, A Ambosta, BL Croal, JT Granton, KE Thorpe, MPW Grocott, C Farrington, PS Myles, BH Cuthbertson, on behalf of the METS study investigators. Lancet 2018; 391: 2631-40
Undergraduate education in anaesthesia, intensive care,pain and perioperative medicine: the development of a national curriculum framework. Smith A, Carey C, Sadler J, Smith H, Stephens R, Frith C. Medical Teacher 2019 Volume 41 issue 3 published online July 3
Association of Postoperative High-Sensitivity Troponin Levels With Myocardial Injury and 30-Day Mortality Among Patients Undergoing Noncardiac Surgery. Writing Committee for the VISION Study Investigators. JAMA. 2017;317(16):1642-1651.
Vagal determinants of exercise capacity Machhada A, Trapp S, Marina N, Stephens RCM, Whittle J, Lythgoe MF, Kasparov S, Ackland GL & Gourine AV Nature Communications volume 8, Article number: 15097 (2017)
The International Surgical Outcomes Study group. Global patient outcomes after elective surgery: prospective cohort study in 27 low-, middle- and high-income countries. Br J Anaesth (2016) 117 (5): 601-609.
Construction and piloting of a perioperative medicine training module. Whiteman A & Stephens R. (2016). RCoA Bulletin 98, 25-27
Sympathetic autonomic dysfunction and impaired cardiovascular performance in higher risk surgical patients: implications for perioperative sympatholysis. Whittle J, Nelson A, Otto JM, Stephens RC, Martin DS, Sneyd JR, Struthers R, Minto G, Ackland GL. Open Heart. 2015 Oct 19;2(1)
Nonelective surgery at night and in-hospital mortality: Prospective observational data from the European Surgical Outcomes Study. van Zaane B, van Klei WA, Buhre WF, Bauer P, Boerma EC, Hoeft A, Metnitz P, Moreno RP, Pearse R, Pelosi P, Sander M, Vallet B, Pettilä V, Vincent JL, Rhodes A; European Surgical Outcomes Study (EuSOS) group for the Trials groups of the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine and the European Society of Anaesthesiology. Eur J Anaesthesiol. 2015 Jul;32(7):477-85
Myocardial Injury after Noncardiac Surgery. A Large, International, Prospective Cohort Study Establishing Diagnostic Criteria, Characteristics, Predictors, and 30-day Outcomes.The Vascular events In noncardiac Surgery patIents cOhort evaluatioN (VISION) Writing Group, on behalf of The Vascular events In noncardiac Surgery patIents cOhort evaluatioN (VISION) Investigators. Anesthesiology 2014; 120:564-78
Intravenous fluid therapy. Kumar G, Walker E, Stephens R. Trends in Anaesthesia and Critical care. Volume 4, Issues 2-3, June 2014, 55-59
An introduction to anaesthesia. Donohue C, Hobson B, Stephens RC.Br J Hosp Med (Lond). 2013 May;74(5):C71-5.
The effect of total hip/knee replacement surgery and prophylactic dabigatran on thrombin generation and coagulation parameters. Green L, Lawrie AS, Patel R, Stephens RC, Mackie IJ, Chitolie A, Haddad FS, Machin SJ (2012). Thrombosis Research Available online January 2012
Low molecular weight polyethylene glycol improves survival in experimental sepsis.
Decreased heart rate variability in patients with cirrhosis relates to the presence and degree of hepatic encephalopathy. Mani AR, Montagnese S, Jackson CD, Jenkins CW, Head IM, Stephens RC, Moore KP, Morgan MY. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2009 Feb;296(2):G330-8
Role of bacterial endotoxin in chronic heart failure: the gut of the matter. Charalambous BM, Stephens RC, Feavers IM, Montgomery HE. Shock. 2007 Jul;28(1):15-23
Endotoxin immunity and the development of the systemic inflammatory response syndrome in critically ill children.
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CPET talks and information
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UCL Respiration in Health and Disease resources
My Powerpoint Respiration and Anaesthesia no pictures!
My Powerpoint Ventilation and Anaesthesia no pictures!
Podcast on Introduction to Anaesthesia by us!
Article on Introduction to Anaesthesia by us
Anaesthesia basics notes by me
Useful Mechanics of breathing Notes from Dr Sally Osbourne
Applied Respiratory Physiology notes from James Mitchell
Respiratory Physiology Summary by Dr Fred Roberts
Long Respiratory Physiology Chapter by unknown
Great Respiratory Physiology Notes by unknown
Slideshow on Mechanical Ventilation by Dr Shalini Garg
Respiratory measurement by Rob Stephens Ed Burdett and Dave Walker
Overview of Respiratory Physiology by Drs Nadine Dobby and Sarah Chievely-Williams
Great YouTube presentations by Prof John West
ARDSNet 2000 'ARMA' study
ARDSNet 2004 'ALVEOLI' study
Assessing the heart for non Cardiac Surgery
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Year 1 Acid Base Balance 2017 (.pptx no pictures)
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|Year 4 MBBS|
Year 4 Introduction:
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