Professor Hughes in CAMBRIDGE
Growth disorders in children • Disorders of puberty • Disorders of sex development • Genetics of endocrine disorders: childhood • General endocrine problems of childhood • Adrenal disorders
Dr Harris in LONDON
Medico-legal reports concerning all aspects of general medical practice • Medical records • Medical ethics • Medical disputes • Personal injury, including road traffic accident & whiplash injuries • Falling, tripping & slipping accidents • Medico-legal aspects of circumcision • Medical competence, accidents & negligence • Prescribing & dispensing errors • Therapeutic misadventure • Drug & alcohol supervised testing & chain of custody • General medical reports in asylum, refugee & immigration cases • Home & prison...
Dr Knight-Jones in NEWARK
Child development • Brain injury • Childhood Neurodisability & in particular Cerebral Palsy, Learning Disability, Autistic Spectrum Sensory Impairment (Hearing/Vision), Attention Deficit Disorder • I have a particular interest in Developmental Co-ordination Disorder (aka Dyspraxia or DAMP disorder) • Head injury sequelae • Disabilities & problems of premature babies • Birth asphyxia & hypoxia • Developmental delay • Neglect Dr Knight-Jones specialises in neurodisability & child development.
Professor Fleming in BRISTOL
Consultant paediatrician experienced in: • Child abuse (young infants) • Intrapartum care • Perinatal care • Pre-term or low birthweight infant care • Neonatal intensive care • Perinatal & infant physiology • Infant care, general • Delivery room care of normal & high-risk infants • Sudden infant deaths • Fabricated or imposed illness by carers • Sleep physiology in children • Also practises as a Consultant Paediatrician
Professor Whitelaw in BRISTOL
I am an experienced clinician in the field of neonatology (newborn medicine), having been a consultant since 1981. I have specialised in injury to the fetal & newborn brain since 1981. I am the author of over 150 original papers in the scientific literature in this field, as well as many chapters in textbooks. My medico-legal experience has been in cases of cerebral palsy alleged to be caused by negligent care of the pregnant mother or newborn baby.
Dr Habibi in LONDON
Paediatric intensive care • Emergency medicine • Infectious diseases • Meningococcal disease • Meningitis & septicaemia • Respiratory diseases • Ethical issues • General paediatrics • Life expectancy • Sleep medicine
Mr Crabbe in LEEDS
Surgical treatment of children, including abdominal surgery • General paediatric surgery • Neonatal surgery • Thoracic surgery (excluding cardiac surgery)
Dr Das in LONDON
I have been a Consultant Medical Microbiologist at St Bartholomew's Hospital, London, since July 1992. My field of expertise lies in all areas related to infection, i.e. clinical microbiology & infectious diseases, antibiotics, health care-associated infection (including MRSA & C. difficile), & infection control. As an Honorary Senior Lecturer in our medical school, I am also actively involved in teaching, training & R & D, with nearly 100 publications or presentations at national & international...
Mr Buick in COLCHESTER
Areas of expertise & special interest: • General paediatric surgery • Gastrointestinal surgery • Neonatal & infant surgery • Paediatric trauma • Upper gastrointestinal endoscopy • Hepatobiliary surgery • Emergency paediatric surgery • Medical audit...
Dr Ives in OXFORD
Neonatal medicine • All aspects of the medical management of diseases & disorders of the newborn infant, including: • Resuscitation of the newborn • Newborn intensive care • Birth asphyxia • Hypoxic ischaemic brain injury • Jaundice of the newborn & related brain injury • Kernicterus • Infection in the newborn • Surfactant replacement therapy • Assisted ventilation
Dr Novelli in LONDON
I am a specialist in paediatric infectious diseases. I am competent to accept instructions in all matters dealing with transmission, pathogenesis & sequelae of most infections seen in developed countries (including HIV/AIDS). I have a particular interest in tuberculosis, HIV & infections in the immune compromised. Although I only deal with a limited number of neonates in my practice, I am still competent in this area.
Dr Milligan in HEXHAM
Newborn babies • Premature babies • Birth asphyxia • Birth trauma • Resuscitation of newborn babies • Brain injury • Neurodevelopment • Cerebral palsy • Lung diseases of newborn babies • Ventilation of newborn babies • Infection in newborn babies • Jaundice in newborn babies • Fluid balance & nutrition in newborn babies • Transport of newborn babies • Neonatal intensive care • Complications of intensive care
Dr Alu in WALLINGTON
Developmental paediatrics • All aspects of safeguarding children and child protection, including physical abuse, child sexual abuse, neglect, fabricated and induced illness and perplexing presentations.
Professor Stenson in EDINBURGH
All aspects of neonatal medicine • Risk management in neonatology • Development of clinical protocols in neonatology • Neonatal respiratory care • Neonatal intensive care & life support • Preterm infants: resuscitation, surfactant replacement, oxygen supplementation • Antenatal prescription of corticosteroids • Neonatal & preterm feeding • Parental rights in neonatal units • Medical ethics • Perinatal medicine • Birth asphyxia • Birth-related brain injury of babies • Neonatal death
Mr Mitchell in NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
General neurosurgery excepting functional & pituitary neurosurgery • Oncology neurosurgery • Head injury • Spinal neurosurgery • Paediatric neurosurgery • Vascular neurosurgery • Degenerative spinal disease • Human factors & mathematical modelling of disease & treatment • Clinical trials...
Mr Pople in BRISTOL
Hydrocephalus • Spina bifida • Childhood neurological conditions (paediatric neurosurgery) • Lumbar disc disorders • Head injury • Neuro-endoscopy • Child abuse affecting the brain
Dr Ogbureke in DARTFORD
I have been practising paediatrics for over 25 years (16 years as a consultant). I am vastly experienced in the management of complex medical and social paediatric problems. I currently work as Consultant Paediatrician at Frimley Park Hospital, Camberley, Surrey. I am interested in providing expertise in the following areas: general paediatrics, safeguarding/child protection, cerebral palsy, neonatal intensive care, inpatient care, paediatric emergency care and care of the newborn infant.
Dr Hall in OXFORD
Treatment of children & adolescents with: • Leukaemia - acute & chronic, including ALL & AML • Lymphoma - Hodgkins & non-Hodgkins • Haemophilia & Von Willebrand disease • Clotting disorders & 'easy bruising' • Thrombocytopenia & neutropenia • Myeloproliferative disorders • Bone marrow failure • Haematological complications of Down Syndrome • Haemoglobinopathies - thalassaemia & sickle cell disease • Paediatric & neonatal blood transfusion
Mr Zoltie in HARROGATE
Accident & emergency medicine • Personal injury • Hand & upper limb injuries • Trauma • Neck & cervical spine injuries • Resuscitation • Negligence in accident & emergency medicine • Initial reports on multiple trauma • Soft tissue injuries • Neonatal & religious circumcisions • Whiplash • Whiplash in low-velocity impact
Dr Hartnoll in LONDON
I have been a Consultant Neonatologist since 1999 working in tertiary level neonatal units covering both medical and surgical conditions. I am able to give expert opinion on all aspects of neonatal care, including the medical care of the surgical baby, and complications of prematurity, perinatal injury and birth asphyxia.
Dr Vasu in ASHFORD
Neonatology, including: • Normal newborn care • Intensive care • Resuscitation • Brain injury • Nutrition • Jaundice • Infection and standards of information disclosure
Dr Chetcuti in LEEDS
Asthma in children • Respiratory illnesses in children • Respiratory management in preterm (premature) babies & newborn infants, including mechanical ventilation & surfactant administration in newborn intensive care • General paediatrics • Complications of prematurity • Complications of birth • Allergy • Carbon monoxide poisoning in children • Damp housing & respiratory health • Child neglect & welfare
Dr Cowling in GAINSBOROUGH
Medical microbiology • Infection control • Hospital-acquired infections • Expert witness in civil cases involving MRSA & other infections • Norovirus • Outbreaks • Toxic shock syndrome • Prosthetic joint infections • PVL staphylococcus infection • Holiday claims • Travel claims • Food poisoning • Campylobacter • Salmonella • Giardia • Cryptosporidium • Shigella • E.coli • Expert witness in criminal cases involving sepsis, Munchausen's by proxy, factitious illness, manslaughter & murder
Mr Orr in EDINBURGH
General paediatric surgery & adolescent general surgery • Paediatric urology • Abdominal pain • Appendicitis • Acute abdomen • Abdominal emergencies • Abdominal injuries • Abscesses • Acute scrotum • Bladder problems • Day care surgery • Circumcision • Colostomy • Congenital abnormalities • Epididymitis • Exomphalos • Gastroschisis • Hypospadias • Hernia • Hydrocoele • Hydronephrosis • Inguinal hernia • Laparotomy • Neonatal surgery • Nephrectomy • Neurogenic bladder • Peritonitis • Phimosis • Prepuce abnormalities • Pyeloplasty • Renal abnormalities, including...
Mrs McConville in COLCHESTER
Midwifery care in labour ward/delivery suite • Intrapartum care, including CTG traces • Antenatal care • Postnatal care • Midwifery-led care • Postgraduate Diplomas in Advanced Midwifery Practice & Research Methodology & Philosophy
Dr Khandanpour in LONDON
Neuroradiology (brain & spine CT & MRI): adults, paediatrics, neonatal Brain • Alzheimer's & other dementias • Stroke/cerebrovascular disease • Vertigo/dizziness • Brain injury • Brain tumour • Cerebral palsy • Concussion • Dementia • Physiotherapy rehabilitation • A & E medicine • Mental health: seizures/epilepsy, numbness, tremor, memory loss, seizures, Bell's palsy, normal pressure hydrocephalus, headache, multiple sclerosis, neuralgia,...