Dr Grainne Nicholson is a Clinical Senior Lecturer in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine. She was appointed to St George’s, University of London in 1997.
Her qualifications are: MB, BCh, Bao (National University of Ireland, 1987); Fellow of the Faculty of Anaesthetists (Ire) (1991); MD (University of London, 2008); and Fellow ad Eundem at the Royal College of Anaesthetists (2012).
Dr Nicholson is Lead for final year undergraduate teaching in anaesthesia. She teaches second year Student Selected Components (SSCs) in postoperative pain relief.
She also undertakes postgraduate teaching in anaesthesia.
- Nicholson G, Hall GM. Effects of Anaesthesia on the systemic inflammatory response to injury. Current Opinion in Anaesthesiology 2011; 24: 370-4
- Nicholson G, Hall GM. Diabetes Mellitus in the 21st century: new drugs for a new epidemic. Br J Anaesth 2011; 107: 65-73
- Nicholson G, Hall GM. Hypothalamic–pituitary–adrenal function: anaesthetic implications - revised. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine. 2014; 15: 473-6
- Sarkar P, Nicholson G, Hall GM. A Review of Angiotensin Converting Enzyme Inhibitor Drugs and ACEI-induced Angioedema. Canadian Journal of Anesthesia 2006 53: 994-1003
- Hall GM, Nicholson G. Current therapeutic drugs for type 2 diabetes: still useful after 50 years? Editorial. Anesthesia and Analgesia 2009; 108: 1727-30
- G Nicholson, AC Pereira, GM Hall. Anaesthesia for Parkinson’s Disease. British Journal of Anaesthesia 2002; 89: 904-16
Dr Nicholson's research focuses on the metabolic response to surgery, surgical patients with diabetes mellitus, and newer drugs for treating type 2 diabetes mellitus.