Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineFaculty of Medicine Centre

Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer



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PICU Consultant OfficeThe Bays, South Wharf RdSt Mary's Campus





Dr David Inwald qualified from Cambridge University and trained in adult and paediatric medicine before completing his training in paediatric intensive care medicine at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children. During this time he also completed his PhD in platelet physiology at the Institute of Child Health. He is currently a Consultant and Honorary Senior Lecturer in Paediatric Intensive Care at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust and Imperial College, London. Research interests include the genetics of disease severity and susceptibility in sepsis, the pathophysiology of severe sepsis and patient safety in critically ill children.



Woolfall K, O'Hara C, Deja E, et al., 2019, Parents' prioritised outcomes for trials investigating treatments for paediatric severe infection: a qualitative synthesis., Arch Dis Child

Matettore A, Ray S, Harrison DA, et al., 2019, Paediatric intensive care admission blood pressure and risk of death in 30,334 children., Intensive Care Med

Borghini L, Png E, Binder A, et al., 2019, Identification of regulatory variants associated with genetic susceptibility to meningococcal disease, Scientific Reports, Vol:9, ISSN:2045-2322

Khemani RG, Smith L, Lopez-Fernandez YM, et al., 2019, Paediatric acute respiratory distress syndrome incidence and epidemiology (PARDIE): an international, observational study, Lancet Respiratory Medicine, Vol:7, ISSN:2213-2600, Pages:115-128

Inwald D, Canter RR, Woolfall K, et al., 2018, Restricted fluid bolus versus current practice in children with septic shock: the FiSh feasibility study and pilot RCT, Health Technology Assessment, Vol:22, ISSN:1366-5278, Pages:1-+

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