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Trust researchers focused on paediatric cardiovascular and respiratory research are:


Dr Ian Balfour-Lynn: cystic fibrosis and inflammatory lung disease; pre-school viral wheezing and the use of oxygen.


Dr Margarita Burmester: development and evaluation of simulations and adult learning techniques primarily in paediatric intensive care into clinical practice.


Professor Andrew Bush, Dr Sejal Saglani and Dr Mark Rosenthal: paediatric respiratory medicine; invasive and non-invasive assessment of airway inflammation and structural airway wall changes in asthma, cystic fibrosis and other suppurative lung diseases; clinical respiratory physiology.


Dr Julene Carvalho: diagnosis of heart abnormalities and arrhythmias in the fetus including ultrasound techniques, echocardiography and biomarkers.


Dr Piers Daubeney and Dr Helena Gardiner: paediatric congenital heart disease including biological mechanism , epidemiology, assessment in utero and its management through intervention studies.


Dr Jane Davies: gene and other novel therapies in cystic fibrosis; bronchoscopic techniques including airway wall biopsy and broncho-alveolar lavage in children.


Dr Claire Hogg: mechanisms and markers of airway inflammation in cystic fibrosis and primary ciliary dyskinesia.


Dr Duncan Macrae: paediatric intensive care; paediatric cardiovascular disease mechanisms and inflammatory responses; interventions to improve outcomes in paediatric intensive care.


Dr Michael Rigby: interventions in fetal cardiology; the use of telemedicine technologies in clinical practice


Dr Jan Till:  arrhythmias in childhood and evaluation of new treatments 


More information about our research in paediatrics is available from our active research studies and publications web pages. 

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