Professor Nick JM London

Emeritus Professor

Professor of Surgery, University of Leicester

Honorary Consultant Vascular/Endocrine Surgeon, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust

MB ChB (Hons), Birmingham, 1980
MRCP (UK), 1984
FRCS (Eng), 1986
MD, Leicester, 1990
FRCP, Edinburgh, 1999

Tel: 0116 252 3022



School of Medicine
University of Leicester
George Davies Centre
Lancaster Road

P.A to Professor London

Sandie Smith

tel: +44 (0)116 252 3022

Research interests

Clinical Studies of Venous Ulceration

External positions

Specialist Advisory Committee in Surgery, 1998-
Joint Committee on Higher Surgical Training, 2000-
Editorial Boards of Transplantation, Cell Transplantation and Postgraduate Medical Journal

Key Publications

London NJ. Duplex ultrasonography and varicose veinsBr J Surg. 2007 May 94 5 521-2

Makris SA, Karkos CD, Awad S, London NJ. An "all-comers" venous duplex scan policy for patients with lower limb varicose veins attending a one-stop vascular clinic: is it justified? Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2006 Dec 32 6 718-24

Corpataux JM, Naik J, Porter KE, London NJ. A comparison of six statins on the development of intimal hyperplasia in a human vein culture modelEur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2005 Feb 29 2 177-81

Salas CA, Adam DJ, Papavassiliou VG, London NJ. Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty for critical limb ischaemia in octogenarians and nonagenariansEur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2004 Aug 28 2 142-5

Payne DA, Jones CI, Hayes PD, Thompson MM, London NJ, Bell PR, Goodall AH, Naylor AR. Beneficial effects of clopidogrel combined with aspirin in reducing cerebral emboli in patients undergoing carotid endarterectomyCirculation. 2004 " Mar 30" 109 12 1476-81

Adam DJ, Bello M, Hartshorne T, London NJ. Role of superficial venous surgery in patients with combined superficial and segmental deep venous refluxEur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2003 May 25 5 469-72

Adam DJ, Naik J, Hartshorne T, Bello M, London NJ. The diagnosis and management of 689 chronic leg ulcers in a single-visit assessment clinicEur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2003 May 25 5 462-8

Scriven JM, Silva P, Swann RA, Thompson MM, Naylor AR, Bell PR, London NJ. The acquisition of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in vascular patientsEur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2003 Feb 25 2 147-51

Porter KE, Naik J, Turner NA, Dickinson T, Thompson MM, London NJ. Simvastatin inhibits human saphenous vein neointima formation via inhibition of smooth muscle cell proliferation and migrationJ Vasc Surg. 2002 Jul 36 1 150-7

Porter KE, Dickinson T, London NJ. Inhibition of neointima formation in an organ culture of human saphenous vein: a comparison of dual endothelin-converting enzyme/neutral endopeptidase and selective neutral endopeptidase inhibitionJ Vasc Surg. 2001 Sep 34 3 548-54


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