Winter College Lecture 2015


Dr John Carlisle, South Devon Healthcare Trust, UK

John Carlisle



Dr Carlisle’s presentation was entitled:

‘Most research findings are false, occasionally because researchers make stuff up’


Dr Carlisle is also an intensivist in the intensive care unit and the preoperative assessment clinic. His main areas of interest: long-term survival, including my own; perioperative probabilities of harm and benefit; cardiopulmonary exercise testing; evidence-based medicine including systematic reviews.


He is the editor for the journal Anaesthesia. For 11 years he was an editor and author for the Cochrane Anaesthesia Review Group. He has contributed to the ESA & ESICM evidence-based guideline groups. Dr Carlisle is the author for Oxford Handbooks of: anaesthesia; day surgery; and vascular surgery.


Dr Carlisle other area of interest is the detection of data fabrication and fraudulent research.                                      


To view his talk and presentation please click on the link below: