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Dr Derek Christopher Randles

Consultant Anaesthetist

Honorary Lecturer School of Medical Sciences and Health - University of Durham.

Certificate in Clinical Education Research.

Interests include high risk surgery and cardiopulmonary exercise testing, heart rate variability and prediction of post operative outcome.

Further research and training interests include human factors and their clinical impact.

  • Department: Anaesthetics
  • Speciality: Anaesthetics
  • Based at Hospital site: University Hospital of North Durham
  • Special interests: Preoperative assessment and cardiopulmonary exercise testing, paediatric anaesthesia, education.
  • Secretary: Susie Currien / Emily Hutchinson
  • Training: University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Northern Deanery, and Chogoria Hospital, Kenya.
  • Qualifications: MB, BS, FRCA, PGCE
  • Date added to the specialist register: June 2010
  • Training role: Lead for undergraduate education in anaesthesia and critical care; postgraduate training programme in anaesthesia (UHND); educational and clinical supervisor; research includes cardiopulmonary exercise testing and human factors; specific educational interest in human factors and simulation.

Contact Information

Tel: 0191 333 2358

'I have to compliment everyone on their pleasant persona and their expertise and knowledge. By the end of the 5 days, I did not feel as though I had been in a hospital ward and was very relaxed.'

Patient, Ward 16 Orthopaedics, University Hospital of North Durham