The department of Anaesthesiology and Critical Care prides itself on evidence-based practices and its scientific footprint. The department is engaged in various avenues of research with particular interests in Pain and in Critical Care. The department hosts a number of PHD candidates as well as Post doc fellows.
Current areas of research focus :
- Preoperative medicine and pre-habilitation
- Acute and Chronic Pain
- Anaesthesiology and its various subspecialties
- Critical Care
- Perioperative ethics
Stellenbosch University Department of Anaesthesiology and Critical Care Researchers are involved in National and International trials and invites collaborative projects.