Dr Austin Acheson

Dr Austin Acheson

Queens Medical Centre Campus, Derby Road, Nottingham, NG7 2UH

+44 115 823 1147 View full bio
Clinical Associate Professor in Colorectal Surgery

Research Summary

Interests

  • Chronic anal fissure
  • Anal sphincter Pharmacology
  • Intravenous iron therapy in IDA
  • Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery

Techniques

  • In vitro models for sphincter pharmacology
  • clinical studies

Projects

  • Intravenous iron for colorectal cancer/oesophagogastric cancer
  • Contractile and radioligand studies in the anal sphincter
  • Methoxamine and faecal incontinence
  • The effect of statins on the mortality associated with sepsis and elective colorectal surgery
  • Consent in emergency laparotomy