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Prof. Philip Breedon

MTIF Fellow, Medical Design

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SPRINKS, J., WORCESTER, F., BREEDON, P., WATTS, P., HEWSON, D. and BEDFORTH, N., 2019. A prototype patient-maintained propofol sedation system using target controlled infusion for primary lower-limb arthroplasty. Journal of Medical Systems, 43 (8): 247. ISSN 0148-5598

HEWSON, D.W., WORCESTER, F., SPRINKS, J., SMITH, M.D., BUCHANAN, H., BREEDON, P., HARDMAN, J.G. and BEDFORTH, N.M., 2019. Anaesthetist-controlled versus patient-maintained effect-site targeted propofol sedation during elective primary lower-limb arthroplasty performed under spinal anaesthesia (ACCEPTS): study protocol for a parallel-group randomised comparison trial. Trials, 20: 129. ISSN 1745-6215

JINDAL, P., WORCESTER, F., GUPTA, A. and BREEDON, P., 2019. Efficiency of nanoparticle reinforcement using finite element analysis of titanium alloy mandible plate. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part H: Journal of Engineering in Medicine. ISSN 0954-4119


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Areas of Expertise

  • Healthcare Technology Systems
  • 3D / 4D printing
  • Robotic systems
  • Robotic Surgical-based systems
  • Virtual Reality for Surgical and Clinical Training
  • Augmented Reality for Surgical and Clinical Training
  • Mixed Reality for Surgical and Clinical Training
  • Surgical Smart Mattresses
  • Smart Sensors


Roles and Responsibilities

Philip Breedon leads the Medical Engineering Design research group. His research centres on the fundamental benefits of new technologies and materials in improving outcomes for patients and inspiring medical technology innovation. As PI and Co-I Philip and a multidisciplinary research team currently have two NIHR i4i funded projects linked to wearable technologies for rehabilitation and patient-maintained sedation.

Other Team Members

Dr. Robert Reisel
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Dr. Yang Wei
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Prof. Eiman Kanjo
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