How to improve pain management in children and the experience of children coming for surgery.


Update on ENT anaesthesia in children
Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine
Ridgway, R. and Dumbarton, T. and Brown, Z.
DOI: 10.1016/j.mpaic.2018.11.003

A strategy to improve the management of acute brain injuries at non-specialist centres
Journal of the Intensive Care Society
Ridgway, R. and Khan, A. and O{'}Leary, R. and Fletcher, S. and Quinn, A. and Davidson, R.
DOI: 10.1177/175114371201300225

Identifying Risk Factors, Patient-Reported Experience and Outcome Measures, and Data Capture Tools for an Individualized Pain Prediction Tool in Pediatrics: Focus Group Study
JMIR Perioperative Medicine
DOI: 10.2196/42341


Current Projects
1. Home Regional Catheter programe for ACL repair: Developed a home regional catheter programe for ACL transforming into daycase surgery with reduced opioid consumption

2. Anesthesia spring effect of dexmedetomdine: Total Intravenous anesthesia sparing effects of dexmedetomidine bolus

3. Programmed intermittent epidural bolus in pediatric epidural anlagesia: Evaluating the safety and comfort in epidural anesthesia by intermittent bolus rather than continuous infusion

4. Pain prediction Study

5. Improving length of stay and comfort in patients undergoing NUSS bar

6. Using HFNC airway free anesthesia for neonates with ROP undergoing laser

Research Group Members

Samantha Pang
Bianca Vizcaino, Clinical Research Coordinator