Daniel Wren Wheeler

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cambridge
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Assessment of post-operative pain in children: who knows best?
    Anjalee Brahmbhatt
    University of Cambridge and Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, UK
    Pediatr Rep 4:e10. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Variability in the concentrations of intravenous drug infusions prepared in a critical care unit
    Daniel Wren Wheeler
    Division of Anaesthesia, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Intensive Care Med 34:1441-7. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Retention of drug administration skills after intensive teaching
    D W Wheeler
    University Department of Anaesthesia, University of Cambridge, Box 93, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK
    Anaesthesia 63:379-84. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of drug concentration expression on epinephrine dosing errors: a randomized trial
    Daniel W Wheeler
    Division of Anaesthesia, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Ann Intern Med 148:11-4. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing doctors' ability to calculate drug doses correctly
    D W Wheeler
    University Department of Anaesthesia, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Int J Clin Pract 61:189-94. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Peri-operative atrioventricular block as a result of chemotherapy with epirubicin and paclitaxel
    D W Wheeler
    University Department of Anaesthesia, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK
    Anaesthesia 62:186-9. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Problems encountered with a pilot online attendance record and feedback scheme for medical students
    Daniel W Wheeler
    University Department of Anaesthesia, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Educ Health (Abingdon) 19:369-74. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Influence of improved teaching on medical students' acquisition and retention of drug administration skills
    D W Wheeler
    University Department of Anaesthesia, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK
    Br J Anaesth 96:48-52. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Calculation of doses of drugs in solution: are medical students confused by different means of expressing drug concentrations?
    Daniel W Wheeler
    University Department of Anaesthesia, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Drug Saf 27:729-34. 2004
  10. pmc Doctors' confusion over ratios and percentages in drug solutions: the case for standard labelling
    Daniel Wren Wheeler
    University Department of Anaesthesia, University of Cambridge, UK
    J R Soc Med 97:380-3. 2004

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Publications16

  1. pmc Assessment of post-operative pain in children: who knows best?
    Anjalee Brahmbhatt
    University of Cambridge and Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, UK
    Pediatr Rep 4:e10. 2012
    ..The numerical rating scale appeared to be suitable for younger children. Whilst there are benefits of parents being present in recovery, it is not essential for optimizing the assessment of pain...
  2. doi request reprint Variability in the concentrations of intravenous drug infusions prepared in a critical care unit
    Daniel Wren Wheeler
    Division of Anaesthesia, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Intensive Care Med 34:1441-7. 2008
    ..To quantify the variability in the concentration of drug infusions prepared on an intensive care unit and establish whether there was a relationship between the quality of syringe labeling and drug preparation...
  3. doi request reprint Retention of drug administration skills after intensive teaching
    D W Wheeler
    University Department of Anaesthesia, University of Cambridge, Box 93, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK
    Anaesthesia 63:379-84. 2008
    ..002). Intensive drug administration teaching using an online module and high fidelity simulation improves drug administration skills in the medium term. Students found simulation much more engaging than online teaching...
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of drug concentration expression on epinephrine dosing errors: a randomized trial
    Daniel W Wheeler
    Division of Anaesthesia, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Ann Intern Med 148:11-4. 2008
    ..The expression of drug concentration as a ratio may cause dosing errors...
  5. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing doctors' ability to calculate drug doses correctly
    D W Wheeler
    University Department of Anaesthesia, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Int J Clin Pract 61:189-94. 2007
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  6. ncbi request reprint Peri-operative atrioventricular block as a result of chemotherapy with epirubicin and paclitaxel
    D W Wheeler
    University Department of Anaesthesia, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK
    Anaesthesia 62:186-9. 2007
    ..We suggest that patients who have received chemotherapy at any time should have a pre-operative electrocardiogram even if they are asymptomatic...
  7. ncbi request reprint Problems encountered with a pilot online attendance record and feedback scheme for medical students
    Daniel W Wheeler
    University Department of Anaesthesia, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Educ Health (Abingdon) 19:369-74. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Influence of improved teaching on medical students' acquisition and retention of drug administration skills
    D W Wheeler
    University Department of Anaesthesia, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK
    Br J Anaesth 96:48-52. 2006
    ..Lack of education about drug administration appears to be a causative factor. We devised an online teaching module for medical students and assessed its short- and long-term efficacy...
  9. ncbi request reprint Calculation of doses of drugs in solution: are medical students confused by different means of expressing drug concentrations?
    Daniel W Wheeler
    University Department of Anaesthesia, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Drug Saf 27:729-34. 2004
    ..Administering the wrong volume of a drug may have serious consequences for patient safety. STUDY DESIGN AND PARTICIPANT GROUP: Web-based electronic multiple-choice examination of clinical medical students...
  10. pmc Doctors' confusion over ratios and percentages in drug solutions: the case for standard labelling
    Daniel Wren Wheeler
    University Department of Anaesthesia, University of Cambridge, UK
    J R Soc Med 97:380-3. 2004
    ..4% and 81.0%, respectively) but only 65.5% identified the correct volume of atropine. The labelling of drug solutions as ratios or percentages is antiquated and confusing. Labelling should be standardized to mass per unit volume...
  11. ncbi request reprint A web-based system for teaching, assessment and examination of the undergraduate peri-operative medicine curriculum
    D W Wheeler
    University Department of Anaesthesia, School of Clinical Medicine, University of Cambridge, Box 93, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK
    Anaesthesia 58:1079-86. 2003
    ..Students' and teachers' opinions of the new course structure have been overwhelmingly positive...
  12. ncbi request reprint Unsuspected Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome causing arrhythmias after cardiac surgery
    Daniel W Wheeler
    Departments of Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Papworth Hospital, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 16:354-6. 2002
  13. ncbi request reprint The effect of additional teaching on medical students' drug administration skills in a simulated emergency scenario
    B A Degnan
    Department of Anaesthesia, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Anaesthesia 61:1155-60. 2006
    ..0007). Drug administration error is a very major problem and few interventions are known to be effective. We show that focusing on better teaching at medical school may benefit patient safety...
  14. ncbi request reprint Integrated approaches to academic anaesthesia - the Cambridge experience
    D K Menon
    University Department of Anaesthesia, University of Cambridge, Box 93, Addenbrooke s Hospital, CB2 2QQ, UK
    Anaesthesia 59:785-92. 2004
    ..We believe that these are important steps in safeguarding research and teaching in anaesthesia, critical care and peri-operative medicine...
  15. ncbi request reprint Medication errors in anaesthesia and critical care
    S J Wheeler
    University Department of Anaesthesia, University of Cambridge, Box 93, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, CB2 2QQ, UK
    Anaesthesia 60:257-73. 2005
    ..New technology, theories of human error and lessons learnt from the nuclear, petrochemical and aviation industries are being used to tackle the problem...
  16. doi request reprint Factors affecting the concentration of electrolyte infusions prepared from stock solutions
    Thomas M Donaldson
    School of Clinical Medicine, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Postgrad Med J 87:83-8. 2011
    ..Layering of viscous stock electrolyte solutions in their diluent can lead to high concentrations being delivered during the infusion, resulting in potentially very serious medication errors which have caused deaths...