Salome Dell-Kuster

PD Salome Dell-Kuster
MD MSc Med Stats

Position(s)
Consultant Anaesthesiology Senior Researcher CEB

Institution
University Hospital Basel

Phone +41 61 32864 74

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Research Focus

Cardiovascular & Perioperative Medicine

Area of Research

Perioperative outcome research


Approved Research Projects

05/2019 – present
EEG - more than only a BIS index
Foundation for Research and Education University Basel (main applicant)
Foundation for Research and Education in Anaesthesia (main applicant)
Jubiläumsstiftung SwissLife (main applicant C. Burkhart)

01/2018   - present     
Discrepancy in reporting of perioperative complications
Foundation for Research and Education University Basel (co-applicant)
Foundation for Research and Education in Anaesthesia (main applicant)

04/2015 - 06/2020   
Prospective validation validation of ClassIntra® - international, multicentre cohort study
University of Basel research fund for outstanding junior researcher (main applicant)
Two additional grants as main and co-applicant 

02/2015 - 08/2019
Generalisability of randomised trials of the PIEB technique used for maintenance of labour analgesia: a prospective cohort study (main applicant)

01/2014 - 01/2017  
Carbetocin trial (main applicant for 3 grants)


    Collaborations

    National Collaborations

        ClassIntra® validation and implementation study

    • Prof. Dr. med. Pierre-Alain Clavien, Department of Surgery and Transplantation, University Hospital Zurich
    • PD Dr. med. Bastian Grande, Department of Anaesthesiology, University Hospital Zurich
    • Prof. Dr. med. Dieter Hahnloser, Department of Surgery, University Hospital Lausanne
    • PD Dr. med. Andreas Vogt, Department of Anaesthesiology, University Hospital Berne

        Importance of multimorbidity in perioperative risk assessment - multicentre, international cohort study

    • Prof. Dr. med. Dieter Hahnloser, Department of Surgery, University Hospital Lausanne
    • Dr. med. Heinz Bruppacher, Department of Anaesthesiology, Schulthess Clinique Zurich
    • Prof. Dr. med. Thomas Erb, Head of Department of Anaesthesiology, University Children's Hospital Basel
    • Dr. med. Philippe Schumacher, Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Bürgerspital Solothurn

        Prospective cohort study of in-hospital patients undergoing ophthalmic surgery for the validation of ClassIntra: Classification of intraoperative adverse events

    • Prof. Dr. med. David Goldblum, University Eye Clinic, Basel
    • PD Dr. med. Pascal Hasler, University Eye Clinic, Basel

        Epidemiology of multimorbidity in perioperative patients and their effect on outcome and costs - single centre cohort study

    • Prof. Dr. Matthias Schenkglenks, Medical Economic Unit at the EBPI, Zurich, and Institute of Pharmaceutical Medicine (ECPM), Basel

    Planned multicentre RCT: EEG - more than only a BIS index

    • Prof. Dr. med. Georges Savoldelli, Department of Anaesthesiology, University Hospital Geneva
    • Prof. Dr. med. Eduardo Schiffer, Department of Anaesthesiology, University Hospital Geneva
    • Dr. med. Christoph Burkhart, Cantonal Hospital Graubünden

    International Collaborations

        ClassIntra® validation study and follow-up projects (selection)

    • Prof. Dr. med. Harry van Goor, PhD, Department of Surgery, Radboud university medical centre, Nijmegen, the Netherlands
    • Prof. Dr. med. Ben Loveday, PhD, Department of Surgery, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    • Prof. Dr. med. Alexander Engel, Department of Surgery, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    • Dr. med. Sonja Meier, Department of Anaesthesiology, Guy’s and St. Thomas’ Hospital, London, United Kingdom

    Ongoing Research Projects

    Epidemiology of multimorbidity in perioperative patients and their effect on outcome and costs

    Prospective cohort study for the validation of ClassIntra® - Classification of intraoperative adverse events in patients undergoing eye surgery

    Discrepancy in reporting of perioperative complications

    Classification for intraoperative adverse events in abdominal surgery 

    Detailed evaluation of all intraoperative adverse events: Secondary analysis of the prospective validation study of ClassIntra®


    Research Team

    Nuno Gomes, MD

    Postdoctoral researcher

    Phone +41 61 328 64 46
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    Luzius Angehrn

    Doctoral candidate

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    Bettina Gruber

    Doctoral candidate

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    Esther Seeberger

    Study coordinator 

    Phone +41 61 328 74 24
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    Olga Bossong 

    Doctoral candidate 

    Phone +41 61 328 65 12
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    Larsa Gawria

    PhD student 

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    Christian Grob

    Doctoral candidate

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    Amar Polutakt

    Doctoral candidate

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    Loris Cavalli

    Master student

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