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Professor Ted Shipton

PositionProfessor and Head of Department
DepartmentDepartment of Anaesthesia (UOC)
QualificationsMB ChB (Cape Town) MMed DMed (OFS) GradDipMed(Syd) DA FFA FRANZCA FRCA FFPMANZCA
Research summaryPain

Research

  • Mitochondrial myopathies and prolonged QT syndromes in anaesthesia
  • Regional anaesthesia
  • Pain medicine pharmacology
  • Drug delivery routes
  • Complex regional pain syndrome
  • The prevention of persistent pain

Publications

Evans, S., Shipton, E. A., & Keenan, T. (2006). The relationship between maternal chronic pain and child adjustment: The role of parenting as a mediator. Journal of Pain, 7(4), 236-243.

Donaldson, B. L., Shipton, E. A., Inglis, G., Rivett, D., & Frampton, C. (2006). Comparison of usual surgical advice versus a nonaggravating six-month gym-based exercise rehabilitation program post-lumbar discectomy: Results at one-year follow-up. Spine Journal, 6, 357-363.

Evans, S., Keenan, T. R., & Shipton, E. A. (2007). Psychosocial adjustment and physical health of children living with maternal chronic pain. Journal of Paediatrics & Child Health, 43, 262-270.

Smith, S., Shipton, E. A., & Wells, J. E. (2007). In-hospital cardiac arrest: Different wards show different survival patterns. Anaesthesia & Intensive Care, 35(4), 522-528.

Shipton, E. A. (2010). Pharmacogenomics and acute pain. In P. E. Mcintyre, D. A. Scott, S. A. Schug, E. J. Visser & S. M. Walker (Eds.), Acute pain management: Scientific evidence. (3rd ed.) (pp. 21-34). Melbourne, Australia: ANZCA & FPM.

Chapter in Book - Research

Shipton, E. A. (2010). Pharmacogenomics and acute pain. In P. E. Mcintyre, D. A. Scott, S. A. Schug, E. J. Visser & S. M. Walker (Eds.), Acute pain management: Scientific evidence. (3rd ed.) (pp. 21-34). Melbourne, Australia: ANZCA & FPM.

Shipton, E. A. (2007). Postoperative pain, intrathecal drug administration. In R. F. Schmidt & W. D. Willis (Eds.), Encyclopedia of pain. (pp. 1891-1893). Berlin, Germany: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-3-540-29805-2_3439

Shipton, E. A. (2007). Postoperative pain, persistent acute pain. In R. F. Schmidt & W. D. Willis (Eds.), Encyclopedia of pain. (pp. 1923-1925). Berlin, Germany: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-3-540-29805-2_3458

Shipton, E. A. (2007). Postoperative pain, epidural infusions. In R. F. Schmidt & W. D. Willis (Eds.), Encyclopedia of pain. (pp. 1882-1884). Berlin, Germany: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-3-540-29805-2_3434

Shipton, E. A. (2007). Multimodal analgesia in postoperative pain. In R. F. Schmidt & W. D. Willis (Eds.), Encyclopedia of pain. (pp. 1197-1198). Berlin, Germany: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-3-540-29805-2_2512

Shipton, E. A. (2007). Postoperative pain, preoperative education. In R. F. Schmidt & W. D. Willis (Eds.), Encyclopedia of pain. (pp. 1930-1932). Berlin, Germany: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-3-540-29805-2_3461

Shipton, E. (2006). Managing chronic pain. In Return to work guide. (pp. 59-68). Wellington, New Zealand: Accident Compensation Commission.

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Journal - Research Article

Shipton, E. A. (2011). Pharmacogenomics in acute pain. Trends in Anaesthesia & Critical Care, 1(3), 117-122. doi: 10.1016/j.tacc.2011.03.001

Shipton, E. A. (2011). The transition from acute to chronic post surgical pain. Anaesthesia & Intensive Care, 39(5), 824-836.

Shipton, E. A. (2011). New delivery systems for local anaesthetics: Part 2. Anesthesiology Research & Practice, 2012, 289373. doi: 10.1155/2012/289373

Shipton, E. A. (2011). New formulations of local anaesthetics: Part I. Anesthesiology Research & Practice, 2012, 546409. doi: 10.1155/2012/546409

Pons, T., & Shipton, E. A. (2011). Multilevel lumbar fusion and postoperative physiotherapy rehabilitation in a patient with persistent pain. Physiotherapy Theory & Practice, 27(3), 238-245. doi: 10.3109/09593985.2010.483268

Ongley, D., & Shipton, E. (2010). Pain images: Hip pain-wrong diagnosis, wrong operation. Pain Medicine, 11, 942-945. doi: 10.1111/j.1526-4637.2010.00834.x

Shipton, E. A. (2009). Complex regional pain syndrome: Mechanisms, diagnosis, and management. Current Anaesthesia & Critical Care, 20(5-6), 209-214. doi: 10.1016/j.cacc.2009.07.012

Lees, G., & Shipton, E. (2009). Voltage-gated sodium channels in nociception and their potential as targets for new drugs in treatment of chronic neuropathic pain. Current Anaesthesia & Critical Care, 20(5-6), 204-208. doi: 10.1016/j.cacc.2009.06.002

Shipton, E., & Lin, A. (2008). Anaesthesia and analgesia: Contribution to surgery, present and future. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 78(7), 540-547. doi: 10.1111/j.1445-2197.2008.04568.x

Shipton, E. (2008). Post-surgical neuropathic pain. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 78(7), 548-555. doi: 10.1111/j.1445-2197.2008.04569.x

Evans, S., Keenan, T. R., & Shipton, E. A. (2007). Psychosocial adjustment and physical health of children living with maternal chronic pain. Journal of Paediatrics & Child Health, 43, 262-270.

Smith, S., Shipton, E. A., & Wells, J. E. (2007). In-hospital cardiac arrest: Different wards show different survival patterns. Anaesthesia & Intensive Care, 35(4), 522-528.

Evans, S., Shipton, E. A., & Keenan, T. (2006). The relationship between maternal chronic pain and child adjustment: The role of parenting as a mediator. Journal of Pain, 7(4), 236-243.

Donaldson, B. L., Shipton, E. A., Inglis, G., Rivett, D., & Frampton, C. (2006). Comparison of usual surgical advice versus a nonaggravating six-month gym-based exercise rehabilitation program post-lumbar discectomy: Results at one-year follow-up. Spine Journal, 6, 357-363.

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Journal - Research Other

Shipton, E. A. (2010). [Review of the book Change your brain, change your pain]. Anaesthesia & Intensive Care, 38(1), 221-222. [Book Review].

Shipton, E. A. (2008). The chronic pain experience: A dynamic complex interaction. New Zealand Medical Journal, 121(1270). Retrieved from http://journal.nzma.org.nz/journal/121-1270/2944/content.pdf

Shipton, E. A. (2008). Pain assessment in dementia. New Zealand Medical Journal, 121(1286). Retrieved from http://journal.nzma.org.nz/journal/121-1286/3377/content.pdf

Shipton, E. A. (2007). [Review of the book Pain medicine: The requisities in anesthesiology]. Anaesthesia & Intensive Care, 35(5), 814-815.

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