Überblick:Über den Autor und weitere Mitwirkende Mansoor Khan MBBS (Lond) PhD FRCS (GenSurg) FEBS (GenSurg) FACS AKC is a Consultant Trauma Surgeon at the North West London Major Trauma Centre based at St Marys Hospital Paddington as well as a Surgeon Commander in the Royal Navy. After graduation from Kings College London in 2000 he undertook his House Officer training in Plymouth and Portsmouth followed by three years of military posts. In November 2001 he graduated from Britannia Royal Naval College in Dartmouth and was deployed in the Northern Arabian Gulf on military operations upon completion. The remainder of his general duties saw deployments in the Baltic and North Sea on NATOs Immediate Reaction Force of Minehunters the 2003 Gulf War and counter narcotics deployment in the Caribbean. Upon completion of three years of military general duties he commenced surgical training completing his rotations in Peterborough Birmingham and South Yorkshire. After having successfully obtained his FRCS in General Surgery in 2010 he was subsequently deployed on tour at Camp Bastion in Afghanistan followed by a 1-year Trauma Critical Care Fellowship at the world-renowned R Adams Cowley Shock-Trauma Center in Baltimore Maryland USA. He was appointed as consultant general surgeon in the Defence Medical Services of the United Kingdom and subsequently was awarded Fellowship of the European Board of Surgery and Fellowship of the American College of Surgeons. Since appointment as a Consultant Trauma Surgeon he has undertaken multiple operational tours in addition to lead clinician for the military team awarded the Military Civilian Health Partnership Award 2014 for Team of the Year. He is a member of the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma. The current military positions include; Consultant Advisor in General Surgery to the Medical Director General Royal Navy and senior lecturer in military surgery at the Royal Centre for Defence Medicine. Civilian positions include Honorary Senior Lecturer at Imperial College London National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) academic editor/associate editor and reviewer for multiple journals undergraduate and postgraduate examiner Co-Director of the Definitive Surgical Trauma Skills course at the Royal College of Surgeons of England as well as faculty on multiple international surgical training courses. He is keen on research and has published extensively with over 170 publications book chapters and conference papers. His interests include primary injury prevention research blast mitigation strategies haemorrhage control trauma education physiological monitoring and studying the gut microbiome in relation to trauma and hypoperfusion.
Morgan McMonagle MB BCh BAO (Hons) MD FRCSI FACS is a consultant trauma surgeon in the North West London Trauma Network based at St Marys Hospital London and a general and vascular surgeon with the South/South West Hospital Group in Ireland. After graduating from University College Dublin (UCD) with honours in 1997 he undertook basic surgical training at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) hospital group after which he gained further trauma surgery experience at Westmead Hospital Sydney Australia. Following this he gained extensive experience working in prehospital care and aeromedical retrieval with Careflight? and Careflight? International Australia and later with MAGPAS air ambulance in the United Kingdom. He completed higher surgical training with the West Midlands surgical training programme UK followed by a Vascular & Endovascular Fellowship at the Royal Brisbane & Womens hospital Brisbane Australia. He then undertook additional fellowship training in trauma emergency surgery and surgical critical care at the world renowned and prestigious trauma programme Penn-Trauma at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania USA after which he was awarded fellowship of the American College of Surgeons (FACS). As well as being faculty on the NECPOD report Trauma: who cares? (2007) which was instrumental in the development of the UK trauma network he was the first trauma surgeon appointed at Imperial Healthcare as part of the new London Trauma Network. He was also faculty member on the steering group advising on the document A Trauma System for Ireland: Report of the Trauma Steering Group for the Department of Health Ireland. Positions include teaching faculty at the Royal College of Surgeons of England (RCSEng) in addition to Director of the RCSEng Definitive Surgical Trauma Skills course and a contributing author to e-Learning for Healthcare NHS Health Education England. He is a clinical lecturer in surgery at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) and a senior clinical lecturer in surgery at University College Cork (UCC) and an honorary lecturer in surgery at Imperial College London. He is an Intercollegiate Examiner in vascular surgery and the author of one other award-winning vascular textbook. He regularly lectures internationally including visiting professorship to the University of Athens on disaster and conflict medicine. Interests include; trauma education trauma systems development trauma protocol development management of penetrating injury complex aortic disease complex lower limb revascularisation pharmacological suppression of neointimal hyperplasia vascular trauma management of non-compressible haemorrhage pelvic trauma trauma thoracotomy management of postpartum haemorrhage biomarkers for shock and haemorrhage and management of the open abdomen including abdominal wall reconstruction.