Imperial College London

Dr Kapil Sugand

Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Surgery & Cancer

Honorary Clinical Research Fellow
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)7773 642 813kapil.sugand04 Website

 
 
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Location

 

MSk LabCharing Cross HospitalCharing Cross Campus

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Summary

 

Publications

Wilson E, Metcalfe D, Sugand K, Sujenthiran A, Jaiganesh T. Delayed recognition of diaphragmatic injury caused by penetrating thoraco-abdominal trauma. International Journal of Surgery Case Reports. 2012;3(11):544-7. 

Sugand K, Metcalfe, Arya D, Akhtar K. History lessons in medical education, a current necessity? Surgical Practice (In press)

Sugand K. A sacred practice heralded in modern times. Anatomical Sciences Education. 2012.

Ang ET, Sugand K, Hartman Mikael, Seow CS, Bay BH, Abrahams P. Singapore's Anatomical Future - Quo Vadis? Anatomical Sciences Education. 2012 Jul;5(4):234-240.

Maruthappu M, Nagendran M, Sugand K, Bulstrode C. A review of the evidence for and against thromboprophylaxis in total hip replacement. Acta Orthopedica Belgique. 2011 Oct;77:583-9.

Nagendran M, Maruthappu M, Sugand K. Should double lung transplant be performed with or without cardiopulmonary bypass? Interactive Cardiovascular Thoracic Surgery. 2011 Feb 5.

Sugand K, Abrahams P, Khurana A. The anatomy of anatomy: a review for its modernization. Anatomical Sciences Education. 2010;3(2):83-93.

Sugand K, Hills AJ, Agha R. Military medicine and European Working Time Directive–can you still BE THE BEST? QJM. 2010 Jun 9

Maruthappu M, Sugand K, Nagendran M, Leaver L. Liberating the NHS or trapping doctors? The effects of NHS reform on today and tomorrow. British Journal of General Practice. 2010;60(580):860-1.

Nagendran M, Budhdeo S, Maruthappu M, Sugand K. Should the NHS be privatized? Annual varsity medical debate. Philosophy, Ethics and Humanities in Medicine. 2010 May 11;5:7.

Sugand K, Phoenix G, Chowdhury SA. Photosensitive Epilepsy in India. National Medical Journal of India. 2010 Jul-Aug 23;4:248.

Sugand K, Sabherwal S, Abrahams L. Children's health and fitness day: a student-led health awareness outreach programme - a London experience. Acta Paediatrica. 2010;99(5):640.

Sugand K, Hills AJ. 15 minutes with Professor Nagy Habib. BMJ Careers. 2008 Mar 18

Hills AJ, Sugand K. What does it really take to 'BE THE BEST'? International Journal of Surgery. 2008;6:359-60.

Conference presentations

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International  & National Presentations

Training the orthopaedic surgeons of the future: development of a structured, stratified orthopaedic simulation curriculum: introducing the "Imperial ladder of simulation. British Orthopaedic Association. 2013 Oct 1-4. Birmingham.

Performance on a trauma simulator correlates with surgical exposure. British Orthopaedic Association. 2013 Oct 1-4. Birmingham.

Validation of a virtual reality trauma simulator. British Orthopaedic Association. 2013 Oct 1-4. Birmingham.

Perceptions of simulation based training in Trauma & Orthopaedics. British Orthopaedic Association. 2013 Oct 1-4. Birmingham.

Changes in the perception of simulation in Orthopaedic surgical training after using a VR trauma simulator. European Federation of National Associations of Orthopaedics & Traumatology. 2013 Jun 5-8. Istanbul, Turkey. 

Acceptability, face and content validity of a VR trauma simulator. European Federation of National Associations of Orthopaedics & Traumatology. 2013 Jun 5-8. Istanbul, Turkey. 

Construct validity of a virtual reality trauma simulator. European Federation of National Associations of Orthopaedics & Traumatology. 2013 Jun 5-8. Istanbul, Turkey.

The transferability of generic laparoscopic and arthroscopic simulator skills: a prospective randomised controlled study. Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland. 2013 May 1-3. Glasgow, Scotland.

Learning of Human Anatomy: Man versus Machine. Experimental Biology. 2013 Apr 24. Boston, USA.

Holography in clinical anatomy education: a systematic review. Association of Surgeons in Training (ASiT). 2013 Apr 5-7. Manchester.

An audit on the documentation of the interpretation of chest radiographs following thoracic surgery. Association of Surgeons in Training (ASiT). 2013 Apr 5-7. Manchester.

Auditing secondary prevention prescribing following coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG). Association of Surgeons in Training (ASiT). 2013 Apr 5-7. Manchester.

Obstacles encountered by vulnerable migrant pregnant women when trying to access antenatal care: an epidemiological study. ‘The world in denial? Global mental health matters’ conference. Royal Society of Medicine. 2013 Mar 26-27. London.

Learning of Human Anatomy: Man versus Machine. Asia Pacific Medical Education Conference. 2013 Jan 16-20. Singapore.

Holography in clinical anatomy education. I Jornada Virtual Nacional e Internacional de Educacion e Investigacion en Ciencias Morfologicas. 2012 Nov 30. Cordoba, Argentina. E-Book. ISBN 978-987-27331-1-7.

A post-mortem of autopsy. I Jornada Virtual Nacional e Internacional de Educacion e Investigacion en Ciencias Morfologicas. 2012 Nov 30. Cordoba, Argentina. E-Book. ISBN 978-987-27331-1-7.

Virtual Reality Simulation in Trauma & Orthopaedics. Human Patient Simulation Network. 2012 Nov 8-10. Mainz, Germany.

Advances in Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgical Simulation. Human Patient Simulation Network. 2012 Nov 8-10. Mainz, Germany.

The role of virtual reality simulators in surgical training: the surgeons’ perspective. Human Patient Simulation Network. 2012 Nov 8-10. Mainz, Germany.

Online virtual morphology laboratory. International Symposium on Morphological Sciences. 2012 Feb 12-16. Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Acute presentation of per-rectal bleeding: trends in management and indication for admission. 15th annual meeting of European Society of Surgery. 2011 Nov 15-19. Krakow, Poland.

Simulation in surgical training: what does the public think? Association for Simulated Healthcare in Practice. 2012 Nov 6-8. Oxford.

The role of haptics in training the osteoarthritis surgeons of the future. Bioengineering12. The Bioengineering Society. 2012 Sept 6-7. Oxford.

Disruption of the proximal radio-ulnar articulation: an anatomical review. British Association of Clinical Anatomists Summer Meeting. 2012 Jul 19. Swansea.

Reducing radiation exposure during orthopaedic surgery. European Federation of National Associations of Orthopaedics & Traumatology. 2011 Jun 1-4. Copenhagen, Denmark. 

Use of cardiopulmonary bypass in double transplant. Society for Cardiothoracic Surgery in Great Britain & Ireland. 2011 Mar 20-22. London.

The anatomy of teaching anatomy. International Congress of Education & Research in Morphological Sciences. 2011 Sept 15-17. Cordoba, Argentina.

Creation of a virtual embryology laboratory. Silat Latin American Iberian Institution of Anatomy, Histology & Embryology Symposium. 2011 Apr 16. Mexico.

FSHoma. Clinical Section. Royal Society of Medicine. 2010 Feb 11. London.         

What effect can surgeons have on world health? Royal College of Surgeons of England. 2009 Nov. London.

UK & US school health education. Americans for Informed Democracy bi-annual Global Health Summit. 2008 Apr 18-20. Syracuse University International Campus, London.   

What recent development has contributed most to the advancement of surgery? Royal College of Surgeons of England. 2007 Nov. London.         

Media Coverage

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  • BBC News UK - www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-22860678 
  • BBC Brazil - http://www.bbc.co.uk/portuguese/noticias/2013/06/130619_hologramas_aulas_medicos_fn.shtml
  • Spanish La Razon - http://www.larazon.es/detalle_normal/noticias/2726387/sociedad tecnologia/inventan-hologramas-en-3d-para-facilitar-el-es#.UcuMD_lpCuI
  • Portuguese Expresso -  http://expresso.sapo.pt/portugues-cria-super-hologramas-para-revolucionar-ensino-da-medicina=f815296
  • Australian News Ltd outlets - http://www.news.com.au/technology/sci-tech/holographs-used-for-london-medical-school-teaching-tool/story-fn5fsgyc-1226666411660
  • YouTube - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pljG4ynfIz0
  • Mashable USA - http://www.mashable.com/2013/07/02/holograms-med-school-lectures/‎
  • America OnLine - http://www.on.aol.com/video/doctors-use-holograms-in-the-classroom-to-curb-boredom-517842224
  • Imperial College London - http://wwwf.imperial.ac.uk/blog/msklab/2013/07/11/holographic-education/
  • St George's University London - http://www.sgul.ac.uk/media/latest-news/3d-holographic-projection-trialled-in-sgul-medical-lectures
  • Brighton & Sussex Medical School - http://www.bsms.ac.uk/about/alumni/alumni-news/virtual-learning-makes-bbc-technology-headline/
  • Wired magazine

Teaching

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On the MSk Lab Organising Committee for: 

  • Imperial College UG Orthopaedics Finals Examiner 2019
  • UG & PG External Fixation courses 2013
  • RSM Musculoskeletal Radiology Symposium 2013
  • Imperial Femoral Intramedullary Nailing course 2013-present
  • ACL Surgery Simulation course 2012
  • Imperial FRCS (Orth) Clinical & Viva course 2012

 

Books & Chapters

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Book: Oxford Handbook for Medical School. Oxford University Press. 2019. 

Book: ABC of Orthopaedics & Trauma. Wiley Blackwell. 2018

Book: Medical School: The Applicant's Guide. Doctors Academy Publications, Doctors Academy, 2013. ISBN: 978-93-80573-27-4

Book: Medical School – An Undergraduate’s GuideDoctors Academy Publications, Doctors Academy, 2013. ISBN: 978-93-80573-28-1

Chapter: Pituitary adenoma and subarachnoid haemorrhage. Pituitary Apoplexy, Springer, 2013

Chapter: Imperial College School of Medicine. So you want to be a Doctor? Oxford University Press, 2010

Chapter: Imperial College School of Medicine. Choosing a Medical School – a Guide to UK Medical Schools. Develop Medica, 2010

Collaborators

University College London, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Simulating digital fluoroscopy in trauma skills, 2016

Guest Lectures

Keynote speaker, National Surgical Conference, ASiT and Bart’s SurgSoc, Royal Society of Medicine, 2015

Research Student Supervision

Boyer,N, USING ONLINE MULTIMEDIA TO TEACH ORTHOPAEDIC TRAUMA EMERGENCIES

khatri,C, Training effect of haptic enabled VR DHS simulator