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
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
The oncologic role of local treatment in primary metastatic prostate cancer.
Ghadjar P. et al, (2015), World J Urol, 33, 755 - 761
Adiponectin as a link between type 2 diabetes and vascular NADPH oxidase activity in the human arterial wall: the regulatory role of perivascular adipose tissue.
Antonopoulos AS. et al, (2015), Diabetes, 64, 2207 - 2219
A review of high intensity focused ultrasound in relation to the treatment of renal tumours and other malignancies.
Cranston D., (2015), Ultrason Sonochem
Acute myocardial infarction activates distinct inflammation and proliferation pathways in circulating monocytes, prior to recruitment, and identified through conserved transcriptional responses in mice and humans.
Ruparelia N. et al, (2015), Eur Heart J
The effect of teamwork training on team performance and clinical outcome in elective orthopaedic surgery: a controlled interrupted time series study
McCulloch P. et al, (2015), BMJ Quality and Safety, BMJ Open, 006216
Tremor Reduction by Deep Brain Stimulation Is Associated With Gamma Power Suppression in Parkinson's Disease.
Beudel M. et al, (2015), Neuromodulation
Subthalamic nucleus local field potential activity helps encode motor effort rather than force in parkinsonism.
Tan H. et al, (2015), J Neurosci, 35, 5941 - 5949
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.