Simon Leigh-Smith

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi Self-assessment exercises in pre-hospital emergency trauma care
    S Leigh-Smith
    J R Army Med Corps 149:64-9. 2003
  2. ncbi Carbon monoxide poisoning from a cooking stove in a tent
    Simon Leigh-Smith
    Emergency Medicine, Institute of Naval Medicine, Monckton House Alverstoke, Gosport Hants, UK
    Am J Emerg Med 23:205-8. 2005
  3. pmc Atlas: standard diagnostic tests for an unusual fracture
    S Leigh-Smith
    Defence Medical Services, Gosport, UK
    Emerg Med J 22:225-6. 2005
  4. pmc Tension pneumothorax--time for a re-think?
    S Leigh-Smith
    Defence Medical Services, UK
    Emerg Med J 22:8-16. 2005
  5. ncbi Does pan diameter influence carbon monoxide levels during heating of water to boiling point with a camping stove?
    Simon Leigh-Smith
    Defence Medical Services, UK
    Wilderness Environ Med 15:171-4. 2004
  6. ncbi Comparison of carbon monoxide levels during heating of ice and water to boiling point with a camping stove
    Simon Leigh-Smith
    Defence Medical Services, UK
    Wilderness Environ Med 15:164-70. 2004
  7. ncbi Carbon monoxide poisoning in tents--a review
    Simon Leigh-Smith
    Defence Medical Services, United Kingdom
    Wilderness Environ Med 15:157-63. 2004
  8. ncbi Preparing for the MRCSEd (A&E)
    S J Leigh-Smith
    Accident and Emergency Medicine
    J R Army Med Corps 149:330-4. 2003
  9. pmc Blood boosting
    S Leigh-Smith
    Defence Medical Services, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
    Br J Sports Med 38:99-101. 2004
  10. pmc Tension pneumothorax: eyes may be more diagnostic than ears
    S Leigh-Smith
    Defence Medical Services, UK
    Emerg Med J 20:495-6. 2003

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Publications14

  1. ncbi Self-assessment exercises in pre-hospital emergency trauma care
    S Leigh-Smith
    J R Army Med Corps 149:64-9. 2003
  2. ncbi Carbon monoxide poisoning from a cooking stove in a tent
    Simon Leigh-Smith
    Emergency Medicine, Institute of Naval Medicine, Monckton House Alverstoke, Gosport Hants, UK
    Am J Emerg Med 23:205-8. 2005
  3. pmc Atlas: standard diagnostic tests for an unusual fracture
    S Leigh-Smith
    Defence Medical Services, Gosport, UK
    Emerg Med J 22:225-6. 2005
    ..The diagnosis of this injury emphasises the importance of simple clinical decision instruments, and systematic interpretation of investigations...
  4. pmc Tension pneumothorax--time for a re-think?
    S Leigh-Smith
    Defence Medical Services, UK
    Emerg Med J 22:8-16. 2005
    ..This review examines the present understanding of tension pneumothorax and produces recommendations for improving the diagnostic and treatment decision process...
  5. ncbi Does pan diameter influence carbon monoxide levels during heating of water to boiling point with a camping stove?
    Simon Leigh-Smith
    Defence Medical Services, UK
    Wilderness Environ Med 15:171-4. 2004
    ..The hypothesis was that increasing pan diameter increases CO concentration because of greater flame dispersal and a larger flame...
  6. ncbi Comparison of carbon monoxide levels during heating of ice and water to boiling point with a camping stove
    Simon Leigh-Smith
    Defence Medical Services, UK
    Wilderness Environ Med 15:164-70. 2004
    ..The hypothesis was that ice would cause greater CO concentration because of its greater flame-cooling effect and, consequently, more incomplete combustion...
  7. ncbi Carbon monoxide poisoning in tents--a review
    Simon Leigh-Smith
    Defence Medical Services, United Kingdom
    Wilderness Environ Med 15:157-63. 2004
    ..Three original articles were impossible to obtain but have been cited to assist others seeking to find them. Other data and articles were obtained from the Ministry of Defence but are unpublished for security reasons...
  8. ncbi Preparing for the MRCSEd (A&E)
    S J Leigh-Smith
    Accident and Emergency Medicine
    J R Army Med Corps 149:330-4. 2003
  9. pmc Blood boosting
    S Leigh-Smith
    Defence Medical Services, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
    Br J Sports Med 38:99-101. 2004
    ..It also considers whether or not this particular performance enhancement technique is a thing of the past or a continuing form of abuse among athletes...
  10. pmc Tension pneumothorax: eyes may be more diagnostic than ears
    S Leigh-Smith
    Defence Medical Services, UK
    Emerg Med J 20:495-6. 2003
    ..Many features that are taught as "classic" of tension pneumothorax were absent but various other clinical signs were present to aid the diagnosis, and these are reviewed...
  11. pmc Tension pneumothorax and the "forbidden CXR"
    R McRoberts
    Emergency Department, The Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh, UK
    Emerg Med J 22:597-8. 2005
    ..It provides further evidence challenging some of the doctrine on how to treat suspected tension pneumothorax...
  12. doi Indications for thoracic needle decompression
    Simon Leigh-Smith
    Defence Medical Services, United Kingdom
    J Trauma 63:1403-4. 2007
  13. ncbi Tension pneumothorax in asthma
    Simon Leigh-Smith
    Resuscitation 69:525-7. 2006
  14. ncbi European Resuscitation Council guidelines for resuscitation--ruling out tension pneumothorax in cardiac arrest
    Simon Leigh-Smith
    Resuscitation 71:395; author reply 395-6. 2006