Imperial College London

DrChristopherMullington

Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Surgery & Cancer

Honorary Clinical Research Fellow
 
 
 
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Contact

 

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Location

 

Charing Cross HospitalCharing Cross Campus

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Summary

 

Research Interests

  • Thermoregulation
  • Autonomic nervous system
  • Obstetric anaesthesia
  • Informatics

Qualifications

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  • BSc(Hons) Physiology, Imperial College, 2005
  • MB BS, Imperial College, 2007
  • FRCA, 2012
  • PhD, Thermoregulation and Obstetric Regional Anaesthesia, Imperial College 2018

Publications

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Articles

  1. Mullington, CJ; Low, DA; Strutton, P; Malhotra, S. Body temperature, cutaneous heat loss and skin blood flow during epidural anaesthesia for emergency caesarean section. Anaesthesia 2018; 73(12):1500-1506.
  2. Mullington, CJ et al. Trunk muscle responses following unpredictable loading of an abducted arm. Gait and Posture 2009; 30:181-186.

Abstracts

  1. Mullington, CJ; Low, DA; Strutton, P; Malhotra, S. Body temperature, heat balance and skin blood flow before and after epidural extension for emergency caesarean section. An investigation of the mechanism underlying epidural hyperthermia. IJOA 2018; 35(S1):P2.
  2. Mullington, CJ; Low, DA; Strutton, P; Malhotra, S. Tremor, body temperature and temperature sensation following epidural extension for emergency caesarean section. IJOA 2018: 35(S1):O1.
  3. Mullington, CJ; Patel, AD; Malhotra, S. The incidence and severity of side effects following obstetric neuraxial blockade and their impact upon maternal satisfaction. IJOA 2018; 35(S1): P27.
  4. Mullington, CJ; Bartlett, RE; Terry, JE; Low, DA; Strutton, P; Malhotra, S. Is mean body temperature a cause of shivering during elective caesarean section under spinal anaesthesia? A pilot study. IJOA 2016; 26(S1):P33.
  5. Mullington, CJ; Malhotra, S; Low, DA; Strutton, P. Heat flux: an additional driver of physiological shivering? IJOA 2019; 24(S1):S9.
  6. Mullington, CJ; Malhotra, S; Wilkinson CG, Low, DA; Strutton, P. A comparison of the accuracy and precision of four non-invasive core temperature thermometers during cold stress and rewarming. IJOA 2015; 24(S1):S11.
  7. Mullington, CJ; Wrench, CL; He, JJ; Low, DA; Strutton, PH; Malhotra, S. Thermal gradient: the primary driver of shivering? Anaesthesia 2014; 69(S4):38.
  8. Mullington, CJ; Wrench, CL; He, JJ; Malhotra, S; Low, DA; Strutton, PH. Discrete onsets of shivering during cold stress in healthy individuals. Proc Physiol Soc 2015; 31.
  9. Klungarvuth, L; Mullington, CJ; Catley, M; McGregor, AH; Strutton, PH. Asymmetrical activation of trunk muscles following unpredictable loading of an outstretched arm. Proc Physiol Soc 2006; 1:C1.

On-going studies

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  • Neonatal outcome and epidural hyperthermia (NOEH)

Prizes

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  • Best Poster Presentation, Obstetric Anaesthesia 2018, Obstetric Anaesthetists’ Association
  • Best Caesarean Section Poster, Obstetric Anaesthesia 2016, Obstetric Anaesthetists’ Association
  • Goldberg-Schachmann and Freda Becker Memorial Fund Award 2005