Professor Andre Van Zundert

Academic Title-Professor

Royal Brisbane Clinical Unit
Faculty of Medicine

Overview

Professor André Van Zundert is the Chair of The University of Queensland 'Burns, Trauma, Critical Care and Research Centre'.

Professor Andre van Zundert is also Chair of The University of Queensland 'Centre for Excellence & Innovation in Anaesthesia'. His research interest is in airway management, regional anaesthesia and obstetrics, for which he has received international recognition. He has been greatly acknowledged for his contributions to: 1) Pain Relief in Childbirth (the suggested technique is still practiced all over the world in the labour ward); 2) providing safe and effective airway management using videolaryngoscopy; and 3) Pain therapy.

Research Interests

  • Anaesthesia
    Airway management and regional anaesthesia

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Leiden University
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Anaesthetists
  • Fellow of the Australian and New Zealand College o
  • Doctor of Medicine, KU Leuven(BE)

Publications

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Master Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Publications

Book Chapter

  • Hendrickx, J., van Zundert, A. A. J. and de Wolf, A. (2017). Applied pharmacology of inhaled anaesthetics. In J. Hardman, P. Hopkins and M. R. F. Struys (Ed.), Oxford textbook of anaesthesia () Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford University Press.

  • Chin, A. and van Zundert, A. (2017). Spinal anesthesia. In Admir Hadzic (Ed.), Textbook on Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain 2nd ed. () Blacklick, OH, USA: McGraw-Hill Professional.

  • Lataster, L. M. Arno and van Zundert, André A. J. (2015). Anatomy of the thoracic spinal canal in different postures: an MRI investigation. In Miguel Angel Reina (Ed.), Atlas of Functional Anatomy for Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine: Human Structure, Ultrastructure and 3D Reconstruction Images (pp. 679-697-679-697) Cham, Germany: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-09522-6_36

  • Gray, Paul and van Zundert, Andre (2015). Cervical interlaminar epidural block. In Danilo Jankovic and Philip Peng (Ed.), Regional nerve blocks in anesthesia and pain therapy: traditional and ultrasound-guided techniques 4th ed. (pp. 225-232) Cham, Switzerland: Springer International Publishing. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-05131-4

  • Reina, Miguel Angel, López, Andrés, van Zundert, André A. J. and De Andrés, José Antonio (2015). Ultrastructure of dural lesions produced in lumbar punctures. In Miguel Angel Reina (Ed.), Atlas of Functional Anatomy for Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine: Human Structure, Ultrastructure and 3D Reconstruction Images (pp. 767-793) Cham, Germany: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-09522-6_41

  • Van Zundert, A. A. J. (2013). Acute postoperatieve pijnbestrijding. In P. J. Hennis, Hans P. A. van Dongen and W.A. van Klei (Ed.), Leerboek anesthesiologie 3rd ed. (pp. x-xx) Houten, The Netherlands: Springer Media.

  • Gatt, Stephen P. and Van Zundert, Andre (2013). Torrential peripartum haemorrhage. In Richard Riley (Ed.), Australian Anaesthesia 2013: Invited papers and selected continuing education lectures (pp. 87-93) Melbourne, VIC, Australia: Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists (ANZCA).

  • Pieters, B. M. A., Snijdelaar, D. G., van Zundert, A. A. J. and Eindhoven, G. B. (2012). Een mooie, nieuwe videolaryngoscoop. In Dik G. Snijdelaar, G. B. Eindhoven, D. F. Zandstra and G. J. Scheffer (Ed.), Probleemgeoriënteerd denken in het luchtwegmanagement : een praktijkboek voor de opleiding en de kliniek (pp. x-xx) Utrecht: De Tijdstroom, cop.

  • Sippel, Martin and van Zundert, Andre (2012). Electrical Nerve Stimulators and Localization of Peripheral Nerves. In Admir Hadzic (Ed.), Hadzic's Peripheral Nerve Blocks and Anatomy for Ultrasound-Guided Regional Anesthesia (pp. x-xx) New York, NY United States: McGraw-Hill Professional.

  • Van Zundert, A., Kumar, C. M. and Jankovic, D. (2008). Regionalanasthesie in der ophthalmologie. In D. Jankovic (Ed.), Regionalblockaden & Infiltrationstherapy. Lehrbuch und Atlas 4th ed. (pp. 31-43) Hamburg, Germany: ABW Wissenschaftsverlag.

  • Van Zundert A (2007). Besonderheiten in der geburtshilfichen regionalanaasthesie. In von Danilo Jankovic (Ed.), Regionalblockaden und Infiltrationstherapie: Lehrbuch und Atlas (pp. x-xx) Hamburg, Germany: ABW Wissenschaftsverlag.

  • Stolker, R. J., Groen, G., van Suijlekom, H. and van Zundert, A. (2007). Lumbale perkutane Facettendenervation. In von Danilo Jankovic (Ed.), Regionalblockaden und Infiltrationstherapie: Lehrbuch und Atlas 4th ed. (pp. 313-313) Hamburg, Germany: ABW Wissenschaftsverlag.

Journal Article

Conference Publication

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Master Philosophy — Associate Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Master Philosophy — Associate Advisor