Centre for Anaesthesia Critical Care & Pain Medicine


Professor Mike Grocott FRCP MD FRCA FFICM

Consultant in Critical Care Medicine, University Hospital Southampton
Professor of Anaesthesia and Critical Care Medicine @ University of Southampton, and Honorary Senior Lecturer UCL
Director, NIAA Health Services Research Centre
Joint Editor in Chief, Extreme Physiology and Medicine

Perioperative care

Health Services Research

Integrative physiology

Cardiopulmonary physiology and exercise testing

Human adaptation to hypoxia

Recovery following critical illness

Fluid therapy

Acute lung injury

Selected Publications

Perioperative increase in global blood flow to explicit defined goals and outcomes following surgery.
Grocott, Michael P.W., Dushianthan, Ahilanandan, Hamilton, Mark A., Mythen, Michael G., Harrison, David and Rowan, Kathy (2012). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews , 11, CD004082.

Oxygen therapy in critical illness: precise control of arterial oxygenation and permissive hypoxemia.
Martin, Daniel Stuart and Grocott, Michael Patrick William (2012). Critical Care Medicine. Feb; Vol 41 (2): pp423-432. 

Identifying the lowest effective dose of acetazolamide for the prophylaxis of acute mountain sickness: systematic review and meta-analysis
Low, Emma V., Avery, Anthony J., Gupta, Vaibhav, Schedlbauer, Angela and Grocott, Michael P.W.(2012) British Medical Journal,345:e6779.

Managing perioperative risk in patients undergoing elective non-cardiac surgery.Pearse, Rupert M., Holt, Peter J.E. and Grocott, Michael P.W. (2011). British Medical Journal, 343:d5759)

Arterial blood gases and oxygen content in climbers on Mount Everest.
Grocott MP, Martin DS, Levett DZ, McMorrow R, Windsor J, Montgomery HE; Caudwell Xtreme Everest Research Group.
N Engl J Med. 2009 Jan 8;360(2):140-9.

The Postoperative Morbidity Survey was validated and used to describe morbidity after major surgery.
Grocott MP, Browne JP, Van der Meulen J, Matejowsky C, Mutch M, Hamilton MA, Levett DZ, Emberton M, Haddad FS, Mythen MG.
J Clin Epidemiol. 2007 Sep;60(9):919-28

Perioperative fluid management and clinical outcomes in adults.
Grocott MP, Mythen MG, Gan TJ.
Anesth Analg. 2005 Apr;100(4):1093-106. Review.


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Links www.case-medicine.co.uk
Further Information http://www.southampton.ac.uk/medicine/about/staff/mpg1c08.page
Contact mike.grocott[at]ucl.ac.uk