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Preventing, diagnosing and treating kidney stone disease

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© DaveBleasdale Preventing, diagnosing and treating kidney stone disease
Preventing, diagnosing and treating kidney stone disease

Comparing procedures in stroke prevention

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Comparing procedures in stroke prevention

Designing and conducting multicentre trials in cardiac surgery

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Designing and conducting multicentre trials in cardiac surgery

Understanding transplant rejection

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Understanding transplant rejection

Investigating the management of prostate and bladder cancer

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Investigating the management of prostate and bladder cancer

Preserving and repairing organs for transplantation

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Preserving and repairing organs for transplantation

Understanding the causes of bone cancer

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Understanding the causes of bone cancer

Improving organ preservation methods

Improving organ preservation methods
Improving organ preservation methods

Conducting trials and studies about neurovascular conditions

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Conducting trials and studies about neurovascular conditions
Conducting trials and studies about neurovascular conditions

Looking at genetic factors which cause persistent glue ear

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Looking at genetic factors which cause persistent glue ear

Using electrical stimulators on the nervous system to treat conditions

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Using electrical stimulators on the nervous system to treat conditions
Using electrical stimulators on the nervous system to treat conditions

Researching insulin independence in patients with diabetes

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© Paul Bateman Researching insulin independence in patients with diabetes
Researching insulin independence in patients with diabetes

Conducting systematic reviews of research into ENT disorders

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Conducting systematic reviews of research into ENT disorders

Identifying pathways of injury and repair in donors organs

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© NDS Identifying pathways of injury and repair in donors organs
Identifying pathways of injury and repair in donors organs

Safety and reliability in healthcare

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© SXC Safety and reliability in healthcare
Safety and reliability in healthcare

Welcome

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

The Surgical Grand Rounds are the key educational meetings for consultants, juniors and medical students. Presentations revolve around clinical cases and are followed by lively, educational discussion.
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  • Founded in 1937
  • Over 170 staff, students and academic visitors

Study With Us

Postgraduate and Continuing Professional Development opportunities.

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Contact us

The Department's administration team is located in the John Radcliffe Hospital in Headington, Oxford.

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Supporting Our Staff

We actively promote the provision of a family friendly working environment, equal opportunities and career development.

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