Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences
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
Genome-Wide Association Study of Prostate Cancer-Specific Survival.
Szulkin R. et al, (2015), Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev, 24, 1796 - 1800
Deep brain stimulation for chronic pain.
Boccard SG. et al, (2015), J Clin Neurosci, 22, 1537 - 1543
Biomarkers of oxidative stress following continuous positive airway pressure withdrawal: data from two randomised trials.
Stradling JR. et al, (2015), Eur Respir J, 46, 1065 - 1071
Implications of polygenic risk-stratified screening for prostate cancer on overdiagnosis.
Pashayan N. et al, (2015), Genet Med, 17, 789 - 795
Multiple novel prostate cancer susceptibility signals identified by fine-mapping of known risk loci among Europeans.
Amin Al Olama A. et al, (2015), Hum Mol Genet, 24, 5589 - 5602
Pallidal Deep Brain Stimulation Improves Higher Control of the Oculomotor System in Parkinson's Disease.
Antoniades CA. et al, (2015), J Neurosci, 35, 13043 - 13052
Validation of the Hospital Episode Statistics Outpatient Dataset in England
Thorn JC. et al, (2015), Pharmacoeconomics
Founded in 1937
Over 170 staff, students and academic visitors
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Postgraduate and Continuing Professional Development opportunities.
The Department's administration team is located in the John Radcliffe Hospital in Headington, Oxford.
Women in Science
We are making positive changes to the way we support staff, including women scientists, in the department.
Supporting Our Staff
We actively promote the provision of a family friendly working environment, equal opportunities and career development.