Researchers at UCD

Donal Buggy

Professor of Anaesthesiology

School Of Medicine & Medical Science
Mater Hospital
Eccles Street
Dublin 7

Tel: +353 1 716




Association: British Journal of Anaesthesia, Function/Role: Editorial Board Member



Book Chapters

C Deegan, D Buggy (2011) 'Landmark papers in airway management' In: N. Webster, H. Galley (eds). Landmark Papers in Anaesthesia. Oxford: Oxford University Press. [Details]

Peer Reviewed Journals

Deegan CA, Murray D, Doran P, Moriarty DC, Sessler DI, Mascha E, Kavanagh BP, Buggy DJ. (2010) 'Anesthetic technique and the cytokine and matrix metalloproteinase response to primary breast cancer surgery'. Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, 35 (6):490-495. [Details]
Eissa D, Carton EG, Buggy DJ. (2010) 'Anaesthetic management of patients with severe sepsis'. British Journal of Aesthetics, . [Details]
Ng CT, Biniecka M, Kennedy A, McCormick J, Fitzgerald O, Bresnihan B, Buggy D, Taylor C (2010) 'Synovial tissue hypoxia and inflammation in vivo'. Annals of Rheumatic Diseases, 69 (7):1389-1395. [Details]
Looney M, Doran P, Buggy DJ. (2010) 'Effect of anesthetic technique on serum vascular endothelial growth factor C and transforming growth factor β in women undergoing anesthesia and surgery for breast cancer'. Anesthesiology, 113 (5):1118-1125. [Details]
Thorton P., Buggy DJ., (2011) 'Postoperative local anaesthetic infusion analgesia'. British Journal of Aesthetics, 107 :656-658. [Details]
Ecimovic P., Doran P., Lambert DG., Buggy DJ., (2011) 'Role of NET1 Gene in effect of morphine on breast cancer cell function in vitro'. British Journal of Aesthetics, . [Details]
Conrick-Martin I., Kell MR., Buggy DJ (2012) 'Meta-analysis of the effect of central neuraxial regional anesthesia compared with general anesthesia on postoperative natural killer T lymphocyte function'. Journal of Clinical Anesthesia, 24 (1):3-7. [Details]
Doherty M., Buggy DJ., (2012) 'Intraoperative fluids; how much is too much?'. British Journal of Aesthetics, . Available Online [Details]
casey E, Lane A, Kuriakoose D, McGearyS, hayes N, Phelan D, Buggy D.; (2010) 'Bolus remifentanil for chest drain removal in ICU; a randomised double blind comparison of three modes of analgesis in post-cardiac surgical patients'. Intensive Care Medicine, . [Details]
Deegan CA, Murray D, Doran P, Ecimovic P, Moriarty DC, Buggy DJ.; (2009) 'Effect of anaesthetic technique on oestrogen receptor-negative breast cancer cell function in vitro'. British journal of anaesthesia, 103 (5):685-690. [Details]

Conference Publications

Ecimovic P, Doran P, Buggy DJ. (2010) Effect of sevofliurane on breast cancer cell function in vitro European Society Anaesthesiologists Congress, Helsinki 2010, European Journal Anaesthesiologists, 2010 Helsinki, [Details]
El-Saigh I, Buggy DJ, Gallagher H. (2011) Cyclin D3 and predicting anaesthetic toxicity European Society Anaesthesiologists Congress, Amsterdam June 2011, European Journal Anaesthesiologists, 2011 Amsterdam, [Details]
El-Saigh I, Buggy DJ, Gallagher H. (2011) Cyclin D3 as a marker of anaesthetic toxicity American Society Anesthsiologists Congress Oct 2011, Chicago: Anesthesiology 2011 Chicago, [Details]


Research Interests

Research Projects

Sponsor : L'Air Liquide
Title : Influence of xenon gas on breast cancer cell viability and metastasis.
Start Date / End Date : 12-DEC-11 / 11-DEC-13
Sponsor : University College Dublin Foundation Ltd.
Title : Georgina Flood's Consumables Account
Start Date / End Date : 01-AUG-10 / 31-JUL-11