The Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences, NDS, is the Academic Department of Surgery of the University of Oxford. We host a multidisciplinary team of senior clinical academic surgeons, senior scientists, junior clinicians and scientists in training.
Surgical Grand Rounds
A review of high intensity focused ultrasound in relation to the treatment of renal tumours and other malignancies.
Cranston D., (2015), Ultrason Sonochem, 27, 654 - 658
Interobserver variability in the assessment of aneurysm occlusion with the WEB aneurysm embolization system.
Fiorella D. et al, (2015), J Neurointerv Surg, 7, 591 - 595
Simulation in spinal surgery and the transition from novice to expert.
Pereira EA. and Aziz TZ., (2015), World Neurosurg
Re: 'Efficacy and Safety of the New Oral Anticoagulants Dabigatran, Rivaroxaban, Apixaban, and Edoxaban in the Treatment and Secondary Prevention of Venous Thromboembolism: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Phase III Trials'- Key Learning Points for Surgeons.
Hurst KV. et al, (2015), Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg, 50, 126 - 127
Tremor Reduction by Deep Brain Stimulation Is Associated With Gamma Power Suppression in Parkinson's Disease.
Beudel M. et al, (2015), Neuromodulation, 18, 349 - 354
Deep brain stimulation for chronic pain.
Boccard SG. et al, (2015), J Clin Neurosci
The oncologic role of local treatment in primary metastatic prostate cancer.
Ghadjar P. et al, (2015), World J Urol, 33, 755 - 761
Implementing novel trial methods to evaluate surgery for essential tremor.
Hyam JA. et al, (2015), Br J Neurosurg, 29, 334 - 339
Founded in 1937
Over 170 staff, students and academic visitors
Study With Us
Postgraduate and Continuing Professional Development opportunities.
The Department's administration team is located in the John Radcliffe Hospital in Headington, Oxford.
Supporting Our Staff
We actively promote the provision of a family friendly working environment, equal opportunities and career development.