Director of the OxSTaR Centre
- Associate Professor
- Consultant Anaesthetist
Developing training to support safer practice in healthcare
Helen is a Consultant Anaesthetist in the Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust and a Senior Clinical Research Fellow at the University of Oxford. She has always had a keen interest in medical education and has been the Director of Undergraduate Teaching in the Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics since she took up her post in 2001. She became the medical director of the Oxford Simulation, Teaching and Research Centre (OxSTaR) when it opened in 2008. She is a member of the Executive Committee for the Association of Simulated Practice in Healthcare.
International consensus on anatomical structures to identify on ultrasound for the performance of basic blocks in ultrasound-guided regional anesthesia.
Bowness JS. et al, (2021), Reg Anesth Pain Med
Hypotension Is Associated With Perioperative Myocardial Infarction: Individualized Blood Pressure Is Important.
Foëx P. and Higham H., (2021), Anesthesia and analgesia, 133, 2 - 5
Validation of the Partners at Care Transitions Measure (PACT-M): assessing the quality and safety of care transitions for older people in the UK
Oikonomou E. et al, (2020), BMC Health Services Research, 20
Improving staff confidence and morale through rapid, structured trust-wide technology-enhanced training in the use of COVID-19 personal protective equipment at Oxford University Hospitals
Hong JSW. et al, (2020), BMJ Simulation and Technology Enhanced Learning
Emergencies in general practice: could checklists support teams in stressful situations?
HIGHAM H. et al, (2020), British Journal of General Practice