Dr David Yates: Consultant Anaesthetist
Dr Yates has been a Consultant in Anaesthesia and Critical Care Medicine at York Teaching Hospital since August 2008. His clinical work involves running a pre-assessment clinic, anaesthesia for major general and vascular surgery and intensive care medicine. Current interests include the identification and management of the high-risk surgical patient, regional anaesthesia and improving patient safety.
Dr Yates is the Anaesthesia, Perioperative Medicine and Pain Specialty Lead for the Yorkshire and Humber Clinical Research Network and his research interests include measuring outcomes after major surgery, improving patient fitness prior to surgery and the use of cardiopulmonary exercise testing for risk stratification.