on Anaesthesiology, Intensive Therapy and Pain Medicine

Peter Paal

Topics on the BUS-13:
Accidental Hypothermia.

Dr. Peter Paal – Head of the anaesthesiology and intensive care medicine department, Brothers Hospitallers Hospital Salzburg, Austria
Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer, Barts Heart Centre, William Harvey Research Institute, Barts & The London School of Medicine & Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London

Topics on previews BUSes:

  1. Hypothermia, trauma and coagulation disorders
  2. Prehospital analgesia, airway-management and shock therapy
  3. Workshop: How to treat hypothermic trauma patients in the field (rescue package) and in the hospital.

Prior affiliations

Consultant in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Barts Heart Centre, St. Bartholomew’s Hospital, Queen Mary University of London, UK
Consultant and Trainee, Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Innsbruck University Hospital, Austria
Department of Emergency Medicine, St. Vincent’s Hospital, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
Center of chronic renal disesase (Zentrum für chronisch Nierenkranke), University Hospital  Heidelberg, Germany
Department of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine and Departement of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
HEMS: Christophorus 1, Innsbruck, Austria, and Heli 3 and 4, Tyrol, Austria

Affiliations, among others

  • International Commission of Mountain Emergency Medicine- ICAR MEDCOM
  • International Commission of Mountain Medicine- UIAA MEDCOM

Research interests

Accidental hypothermia, airway management, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, emergency medicine, neuromonitoring.

Author and co-author of 105 PubMed indexed articles including the British Medical Journal, Lancet, Nature, Nature Reviews Cardiology and the New England Journal of Medicine. Author of several book chapters. Recipient of several national and international academic awards.

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