M D Scarlett

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Preoperative starvation and pulmonary aspiration. New perspectives and guidelines
    M Scarlett
    Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, University of the West Indies, Kingston 7, Jamaica
    West Indian Med J 51:241-5. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint The development of postgraduate anaesthesia and intensive care training at the University of the West Indies
    M D Scarlett
    Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Faculty of Medical Sciences, The University of the West Indies, Kingston 7, Jamaica
    West Indian Med J 61:463-6. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint The development of anaesthetic services in Jamaica
    M D Scarlett
    Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Faculty of Medical Sciences, The University of the West Indies, Kingston 7, Jamaica
    West Indian Med J 61:73-5. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary hypertension: a review of the aetiology, pathophysiology and management
    M Scarlett
    Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, The University of the West Indies, Kingston 7, Jamaica, West Indies
    West Indian Med J 58:153-9. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Thirty-five years of cardiac surgery in Jamaica
    M D Scarlett
    Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, The University of the West Indies, Kingston 7, Jamaica
    West Indian Med J 53:178-83. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Vomiting post tonsillectomy at the University Hospital of the West Indies
    M Scarlett
    Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, The University of the West Indies, Kingston 7, Jamaica, West Indies
    West Indian Med J 54:59-64. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Paediatric day surgery: revisiting the University Hospital of the West Indies experience
    M Scarlett
    Section of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, The University of the West Indies, Kingston 7, Jamaica, West Indies
    West Indian Med J 56:320-5. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Russell-Silver syndrome: anaesthetic implications and management
    M D Scarlett
    Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, The University of the West Indies, Kingston 7, Jamaica
    West Indian Med J 55:127-9. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Severe neurological complications post-open heart surgery. The Jamaican experience
    M Scarlett
    Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, University of the West Indies, Kingston 7, Jamaica
    West Indian Med J 50:297-303. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Acute renal failure post coronary artery bypass grafting at the University Hospital of the West Indies
    R Smith
    Caribbean Institute of Nephrology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, The University of the West Indies, Kingston 7, Jamaica, West Indies
    West Indian Med J 56:300-4. 2007

Collaborators

  • A Crawford-Sykes
  • C D McGaw
  • M Thomas
  • P S Ramphal
  • R Smith
  • N D Duncan
  • R W Irvine
  • A K Soyibo
  • R Irvine
  • P Ramphal
  • E N Barton
  • B Chin
  • I Tennant
  • S E Dundas
  • A Barnett
  • G Badal
  • A Wierenga
  • P R Fletcher
  • D I Mitchell
  • H W Spencer

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Preoperative starvation and pulmonary aspiration. New perspectives and guidelines
    M Scarlett
    Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, University of the West Indies, Kingston 7, Jamaica
    West Indian Med J 51:241-5. 2002
    ..Patients, especially children are more comfortable and the perioperative period is better tolerated. It is therefore time that all medical personnel adopt the liberalized guidelines...
  2. ncbi request reprint The development of postgraduate anaesthesia and intensive care training at the University of the West Indies
    M D Scarlett
    Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Faculty of Medical Sciences, The University of the West Indies, Kingston 7, Jamaica
    West Indian Med J 61:463-6. 2012
    ..It would also facilitate continuing medical education and recertification of all practising anaesthetists within the region...
  3. ncbi request reprint The development of anaesthetic services in Jamaica
    M D Scarlett
    Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Faculty of Medical Sciences, The University of the West Indies, Kingston 7, Jamaica
    West Indian Med J 61:73-5. 2012
    ..From untrained personnel offering anaesthesia at the turn of the 20th century, much progress has been made, such that specialized anaesthetists have been trained for the various surgical subspecialties...
  4. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary hypertension: a review of the aetiology, pathophysiology and management
    M Scarlett
    Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, The University of the West Indies, Kingston 7, Jamaica, West Indies
    West Indian Med J 58:153-9. 2009
    ..Prostacyclin has been the mainstay of treatment for decades, but several new drugs and alternate methods of treatment are currently available...
  5. ncbi request reprint Thirty-five years of cardiac surgery in Jamaica
    M D Scarlett
    Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, The University of the West Indies, Kingston 7, Jamaica
    West Indian Med J 53:178-83. 2004
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Vomiting post tonsillectomy at the University Hospital of the West Indies
    M Scarlett
    Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, The University of the West Indies, Kingston 7, Jamaica, West Indies
    West Indian Med J 54:59-64. 2005
    ..Opioid analgesia, inhalational induction and blood loss of greater than 10% of estimated blood volume appeared to increase emesis but failed to achieve statistical significance...
  7. ncbi request reprint Paediatric day surgery: revisiting the University Hospital of the West Indies experience
    M Scarlett
    Section of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, The University of the West Indies, Kingston 7, Jamaica, West Indies
    West Indian Med J 56:320-5. 2007
    ..This review showed that the number of PDS has increased from 60% in 1984 to 75%. These procedures were performed safely with a low complication rate. Further expansion of the service is recommended...
  8. ncbi request reprint Russell-Silver syndrome: anaesthetic implications and management
    M D Scarlett
    Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, The University of the West Indies, Kingston 7, Jamaica
    West Indian Med J 55:127-9. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Severe neurological complications post-open heart surgery. The Jamaican experience
    M Scarlett
    Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, University of the West Indies, Kingston 7, Jamaica
    West Indian Med J 50:297-303. 2001
    ..There is also the need for public education, especially for those with valvular disease, in order to encourage changes in attitude and behaviour towards continued follow-up care and valve surgery, both first time and 'redo'...
  10. ncbi request reprint Acute renal failure post coronary artery bypass grafting at the University Hospital of the West Indies
    R Smith
    Caribbean Institute of Nephrology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, The University of the West Indies, Kingston 7, Jamaica, West Indies
    West Indian Med J 56:300-4. 2007
    ..The purpose of the study was to determine the period prevalence of acute renal failure (ARF) after coronary bypass surgery (CABG) at the University Hospital of the West Indies and to identify risk factors...
  11. ncbi request reprint Anaesthesia for operative deliveries at the University Hospital of the West Indies: a change of practice
    A Crawford-Sykes
    Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Section of Anaesthesia, The University of the West Indies, Kingston 7, Jamaica
    West Indian Med J 54:187-91. 2005
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Initial experience with beating-heart single valve replacement surgery at the University Hospital of the West Indies, Kingston, Jamaica
    P S Ramphal
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of the West Indies, Kingston 7, Jamaica, West Indies
    West Indian Med J 53:109-12. 2004
    ..These early results suggest the need for a regional prospective randomized trial to compare beating-heart single valve replacement surgery with traditional techniques...
  13. ncbi request reprint Open splenectomy in Jamaican children with sickle cell disease
    N D Duncan
    Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Carel, The University of the West Indies, Kingston 7, Jamaica, West Indies
    West Indian Med J 55:37-41. 2006
    ..Eleven patients received preoperative blood transfusion and operative times were short averaging 60 minutes among the 110 patients. Open splenectomy remains the gold standard for patients with sickle cell disease requiring splenectomy...
  14. ncbi request reprint Vasopressin for refractory hypotension during cardiopulmonary bypass
    C McGaw
    Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, The University of the West Indies, Kingston 7, Jamaica, West Indies
    West Indian Med J 56:550-4. 2007
  15. ncbi request reprint Thymic surgery in Jamaica 1992-2000
    P S Ramphal
    Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, University Hospital of the West Indies, Kingston 7, Jamaica, West Indies
    West Indian Med J 52:213-8. 2003
    ..There appears to be no need to change current practice, despite the reported efficacy of less invasive approaches to thymic surgery...