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Mr Michael Smyth

Job Title
Assistant Professor
Department
WMS - Warwick Clinical Trials Unit
Research Interests

Prehospital critical care Cardiac arrest

Biography

I am a critical care paramedic with Midlands Air Ambulance and assistant professor of emergency and critical care

  • Gates, Simon, Lall, Ranjit, Quinn, T, Deakin, C. D., Cooke, Matthew, Horton, Jessica, Lamb, S. E. (Sallie E.), Slowther, Anne, Woollard, Malcolm, Carson, Andy, Smyth, Michael A., Wilson, Parcell G., Rosser, R, Whitfield, R, Williams, A, Jones, R, Pocock, H, Rooke, H, Brock, N, Black, J. M. J. et al (Select to open full list). A randomised controlled trial of the Lucas Mechanical Device for out of hospital cardiac arrest. Health Technology Assessment
  • Dee, Ryan, Smith, Michael, Rajendran, Kausala, Perkins, Gavin D., Smith, Chris M., Vaillancourt, Christian, Avis, Suzanne, Brooks, Steven, Castren, Maaret, Chung, Sung Phil, Considine, Julie, Escalante, Raffo, Han, Lim Swee, Hatanaka, Tetsuo, Hazinski, Mary Fran, Hung, Kevin, Kudenchuk, Peter, Morley, Peter, Ng, Kee-Chong, Nishiyama, Chika et al (Select to open full list), 2021. The effect of alternative methods of cardiopulmonary resuscitation ? Cough CPR, percussion pacing or precordial thump ? on outcomes following cardiac arrest. A systematic review. Resuscitation, 162, pp. 73-81
  • Wyckoff, Myra H., Singletary, Eunice M., Soar, Jasmeet, Olasveengen, Theresa M., Greif, Robert, Liley, Helen G., Zideman, David, Bhanji, Farhan, Andersen, Lars W., Avis, Suzanne R., Aziz, Khalid, Bendall, Jason C., Berry, David C., Borra, Vere, Böttiger, Bernd W., Bradley, Richard, Bray, Janet E., Breckwoldt, Jan, Carlson, Jestin N., Cassan, Pascal et al (Select to open full list), 2021. 2021 International Consensus on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care Science With Treatment Recommendations : summary From the Basic Life Support; Advanced Life Support; Neonatal Life Support; Education, Implementation, and Teams; First Aid Task Forces; and the COVID-19 Working Group. Circulation
  • Achana, Felix A., Petrou, Stavros, Madan, Jason, Khan, Kamran, Ji, Chen, Hossain, Anower, Lall, Ranjit, Slowther, Anne-Marie, Deakin, Charles D., Quinn, Tom, Nolan, Jerry P., Pocock, Helen, Rees, Nigel, Smyth, Michael A., Gates, Simon, Gardiner, Dale, Perkins, Gavin D., 2020. Cost-effectiveness of adrenaline for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. Critical Care, 24 (1)
  • Smyth, Michael A., Gallacher, Daniel C., Kimani, Peter K., Ragoo, Mark, Ward, Matthew, Perkins, Gavin D., 2019. Derivation and internal validation of the screening to enhance prehospital identification of sepsis (SEPSIS) score in adults on arrival at the emergency department. Scandinavian Journal of Trauma, Resuscitation and Emergency Medicine, 27 (1)
  • Soar, Jasmeet, Maconochie, Ian, Wyckoff, Myra H., Olasveengen, Theresa M., Singletary, Eunice M., Greif, Robert, Aickin, Richard, Bhanji, Farhan, Donnino, Michael W., Mancini, Mary E., Wyllie, Jonathan P., Zideman, David, Andersen, Lars W., Atkins, Dianne L., Aziz, Khalid, Bendall, Jason, Berg, Katherine M., Berry, David C., Bigham, Blair L, Bingham, Robert et al (Select to open full list), 2019. 2019 International Consensus on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care Science With Treatment Recommendations : summary from the basic life support; advanced life support; pediatric life support; neonatal life support; education, implementation, and teams; and first aid task forces. Circulation, 140 (24), pp. e826-e880
  • Soar, Jasmeet, Maconochie, Ian, Wyckoff, Myra H., Olasveengen, Theresa M., Singletary, Eunice M., Greif, Robert, Aickin, Richard, Bhanji, Farhan, Donnino, Michael W., Mancini, Mary E., Wyllie, Jonathan P., Zideman, David, Andersen, Lars W., Atkins, Dianne L., Aziz, Khalid, Bendall, Jason, Berg, Katherine M., Berry, David C., Bigham, Blair L., Bingham, Robert et al (Select to open full list), 2019. 2019 International Consensus on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care Science With Treatment Recommendations. Resuscitation, 145, pp. 95-150
  • Moore, Chris, Bulger, Jenna, Morgan, Matt, Driscoll, Timothy, Porter, Alison, Islam, Saiful, Smyth, Michael A., Perkins, Gavin D., Sewell, Bernadette, Rainer, Timothy, Nanayakkara, Prabath, Okolie, Chukwudi, Allen, Susan, Fegan, Greg, Davies, Jan, Foster, Theresa, Francis, Nick, Smith, Fang Gao, Ellis, Gemma, Shanahan, Tracy et al (Select to open full list), 2018. Prehospital recognition and antibiotics for 999 patients with sepsis : protocol for a feasibility study. Pilot and Feasibility Studies, 4 (1)
  • Ji, Chen, Quinn, Tom, Gavalova, Lucia, Lall, Ranjit, Scomparin, Charlotte, Horton, Jessica, Deakin, Charles D., Pocock, Helen, Smyth, Michael A., Rees, Nigel, Brace-McDonnell, Samantha J., Gates, Simon, Perkins, Gavin D., 2018. Feasibility of data linkage in the PARAMEDIC Trial : a cluster randomised trial of mechanical chest compression in out of hospital cardiac arrest. BMJ Open, 8
  • Yates, E. J., Schmidbauer, S., Smyth, Michael A., Ward, M., Dorrian, S., Siriwardena, A. N., Friberg, H., Perkins, Gavin D., 2018. Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest termination of resuscitation with ongoing CPR : an observational study. Resuscitation, 130, pp. 21-27
  • Poole, Kurtis, Couper, Keith, Smyth, Michael A., Yeung, Joyce, Perkins, Gavin D., 2018. Mechanical CPR : Who? When? How?. Critical Care, 22 (140)
  • Haywood, Kirstie L., Whitehead, Laura, Nadkarni, Vinay M., Achana, Felix A., Beesems, Stefanie, Böttiger, Bernd W. B, Brooks, Anne, Castrén, Maaret, Ong, Marcus E.H., Hazinski, Mary Fran, Koster, Rudolph W., Lilja, Gisela, Long, John, Monsieurs, Koenraad G., Morley, Peter, Morrison, Laurie, Nichol, Graham, Oriolo, Valentino, Saposnik, Gustavo, Smyth, Mike et al (Select to open full list), 2018. Core Outcome Set for Cardiac Arrest (COSCA) in adults : an advisory statement from the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation. Resuscitation, 127, pp. 147-163
  • Haywood, Kirstie L., Whitehead, Laura, Nadkarni, Vinay M., Achana, Felix A., Beesems, Stefanie, Böttiger, Bernd W., Brooks, Anne, Castrén, Maaret, Ong, Marcus E. H., Hazinski, Mary Fran, Koster, Rudolph W., Lilja, Gisela, Long, John, Monsieurs, Koenraad G., Morley, Peter T., Morrison, Laurie, Nichol, Graham, Oriolo, Valentino, Saposnik, Gustavo, Smyth, Michael A. et al (Select to open full list), 2018. COSCA (Core Outcome Set for Cardiac Arrest) in adults : an advisory statement from the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation. Circulation, 137 (22), pp. e783-e801
  • Marti, Joachim, Hulme, Claire, Ferreira, Zenia, Nikolova, Silviya, Lall, Ranjit, Kaye, Charlotte, Smyth, Michael A., Kelly, Charlotte, Quinn, Tom, Gates, Simon, Deakin, Charles D., Perkins, Gavin D., 2017. The cost-effectiveness of a mechanical compression device in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. Resuscitation, 117, pp. 1-7
  • Perkins, Gavin D., Handley, A. J., Koster, R. W., Castrén, M., Smyth, Michael A., Olasveengen, T., Monsieurs, K. G., Raffay, V., Gräsner, J.-T., Wenzel, V., Ristagno, G., Soar, J., 2017. Basismaßnahmen zur Wiederbelebung Erwachsener und Verwendung automatisierter externer Defibrillatoren. Notfall + Rettungsmedizin, 20 (S1), pp. 3-24
  • Gates, Simon, Lall, Ranjit, Quinn, Tom, Deakin, Charles D., Cooke, Matthew, Horton, Jessica, Lamb, S. E. (Sallie E.), Slowther, Anne, Woollard, Malcolm, Carson, Andy, Smyth, Michael A., Wilson, Kate, Parcell, Garry, Rosser, Andrew, Whitfield, Richard, Williams, Amanda, Jones, Rebecca, Pocock, Helen, Brock, Nicola, Black, John J. M. et al (Select to open full list), 2017. Prehospital randomised assessment of a mechanical compression device in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (PARAMEDIC) : a pragmatic, cluster randomised trial and economic evaluation. Health Technology Assessment, 21 (11), pp. 1-176
  • Ji, Chen, Lall, Ranjit, Quinn, T., Kaye, Charlotte, Haywood, Kirstie L., Horton, Jessica, Gordon, Victoria, Deakin, C. D., Pocock, H., Carson, A., Smyth, Michael A., Rees, N., Kyee, Han, Byers, S., Brace-McDonnell, Samantha J., Gates, Simon, Perkins, Gavin D., 2017. Post-admission outcomes of participants in the PARAMEDIC trial : a cluster randomised trial of mechanical or manual chest compressions. Resuscitation, 118, pp. 82-88
  • Smyth, Michael A., Brace-McDonnell, Samantha J., Perkins, Gavin D., 2016. Identification of adults with sepsis in the prehospital environment : a systematic review. BMJ Open, 6 (8)
  • Smyth, Michael A., Brace-McDonnell, Samantha J., Perkins, Gavin D., 2016. Impact of prehospital care on outcomes in sepsis : a systematic review. Western Journal of Emergency Medicine, 17 (4), pp. 427-437
  • Rajagopal, S., Kaye, C. R., Lall, Ranjit, Deakin, C. D., Gates, S., Pocock, H., Quinn, T., Rees, N., Smyth, Michael A., Perkins, Gavin D., 2016. Characteristics of patients who are not resuscitated in out of hospital cardiac arrests and opportunities to improve community response to cardiac arrest. Resuscitation, 109, pp. 110-115
  • Perkins, Gavin D., Quinn, Tom, Deakin, Charles D., Nolan, Jerry, Lall, Ranjit, Slowther, Anne, Cooke, Matthew, Lamb, S. E. (Sallie E.), Petrou, Stavros, Achana, Felix A., Finn, Judith, Jacobs, Ian G., Carson, Andrew, Smyth, Michael A., Hann, Kyee, Byers, Sonia, Rees, Nigel, Whitfield, Richard, Moore, Fionna, Fothergill, Rachael et al (Select to open full list), 2016. Pre-hospital assessment of the role of adrenaline : measuring the effectiveness of drug administration in cardiac arrest (PARAMEDIC-2) : Trial protocol. Resuscitation, 108, pp. 75-81
  • Perkins, Gavin D., Lall, Ranjit, Quinn, Tom, Deakin, Charles D., Cooke, Matthew, Horton, Jessica, Lamb, S. E., Slowther, Anne, Woollard, Malcolm, Carson, Andy, Smyth, Michael A., Whitfield, Richard, Williams, Amanda, Pocock, Helen, Black, John J. M., Wright, John, Han, Kyee, Gates, Simon, 2015. Mechanical versus manual chest compression for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (PARAMEDIC) : a pragmatic, cluster randomised controlled trial. The Lancet, 385 (9972), pp. 947-955
  • Fisher, Joanne D., Freeman, Karoline, Clarke, Aileen, Spurgeon, Peter, Smyth, Michael A., Perkins, Gavin D., Sujan, Mark-Alexander, Cooke, Matthew, 2015. Patient safety in ambulance services : a scoping review. Health Services and Delivery Research, 3 (21)
  • Perkins, Gavin D., Travers, Andrew H., Berg, Robert A., Castren, Maaret, Considine, Julie, Escalante, Raffo, Gazmuri, Raul J., Koster, Rudolph W., Lim, Swee Han, Nation, Kevin J., Olasveengen, Theresa M., Sakamoto, Tetsuya, Sayre, Michael R., Sierra, Alfredo, Smyth, Michael A., Stanton, David, Vaillancourt, Christian, Bierens, Joost J.L.M., Bourdon, Emmanuelle, Brugger, Hermann et al (Select to open full list), 2015. Part 3 : Adult basic life support and automated external defibrillation : 2015 International Consensus on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care Science with Treatment Recommendations. Resuscitation, 95, pp. e43-e69
  • Perkins, Gavin D., Handley, Anthony J., Koster, Rudolph W., Castrén, Maaret, Smyth, Michael A., Olasveengen, Theresa, Monsieurs, Koenraad G., Raffay, Violetta, Gräsner, Jan-Thorsten, Wenzel, Volker, Ristagno, Giuseppe, Soar, Jasmeet, Bossaert, Leo L., Caballero, Antonio, Cassan, Pascal, Granja, Cristina, Sandroni, Claudio, Zideman, David A., Nolan, Jerry P., Maconochie, Ian et al (Select to open full list), 2015. European Resuscitation Council Guidelines for Resuscitation 2015. Resuscitation, 95, pp. 81-99
  • Perkins, Gavin D., Handley, A. J., Koster, R.W., Castrén, M., Smyth, Michael A., Olasveengen, T., Monsieurs, K. G., Raffay, V., Gräsner, J.-T., Wenzel, V., Ristagno, G., Soar, J., 2015. Basismaßnahmen zur Wiederbelebung Erwachsener und Verwendung automatisierter externer Defibrillatoren. Notfall + Rettungsmedizin, 18 (8), pp. 748-769
  • Couper, Keith, Smyth, Michael A., Perkins, Gavin D., 2015. Mechanical devices for chest compression. Current Opinion in Critical Care, 21 (3), pp. 188-194
  • Smyth, Michael A., Perkins, Gavin D., 2014. Corrigendum to ?How do we integrate man with machine in our resuscitation efforts?? [Resuscitation 84 (2013) 1115?1116]. Resuscitation, 85 (1)
  • Smyth, Michael A., Cooke, Matthew, 2013. Value of a rigid collar : in need of more research and better devices. Emergency Medicine Journal, 30 (6), pp. 516-516
  • Smyth, Michael A., Perkins, Gavin D., 2013. How do we integrate man with machine in our resuscitation efforts?. Resuscitation, 84 (9), pp. 1159-1160
  • Yates, E. J., Smyth, M. A., Perkins, G. D., 2018. Reply to : letter to the editor re out-of-hospital cardiac arrest termination of resuscitation with ongoing CPR : an observational study. Resuscitation, Elsevier Ireland Ltd
  • Olasveengen, Theresa M., de Caen, Allan R., Mancini, Mary E., Maconochie, Ian K., Aickin, Richard, Atkins, Dianne L., Berg, Robert A., Bingham, Robert M., Brooks, Steven C., Castrén, Maaret, Chung, Sung Phil, Considine, Julie, Couto, Thomaz Bittencourt, Escalante, Raffo, Gazmuri, Raúl J., Guerguerian, Anne-Marie, Hatanaka, Tetsuo, Koster, Rudolph W., Kudenchuk, Peter J., Lang, Eddy et al (Select to open full list), 2017. 2017 International consensus on cardiopulmonary resuscitation and emergency cardiovascular care science with treatment recommendations summary. Circulation, American Heart Association, Inc, pp. e424-e440
  • Olasveengen, Theresa M., de Caen, Allan R., Mancini, Mary E., Maconochie, Ian K., Aickin, Richard, Atkins, Dianne L., Berg, Robert A., Bingham, Robert M., Brooks, Steven C., Castrén, Maaret, Chung, Sung Phil, Considine, Julie, Couto, Thomaz Bittencourt, Escalante, Raffo, Gazmuri, Raúl J., Guerguerian, Anne-Marie, Hatanaka, Tetsuo, Koster, Rudolph W., Kudenchuk, Peter J., Lang, Eddy et al (Select to open full list), 2017. 2017 International consensus on cardiopulmonary resuscitation and emergency cardiovascular care science with treatment recommendations summary. Resuscitation, Elsevier Ireland Ltd, pp. 201-214
  • Smyth, Michael A., 2017. Prehospital recognition of sepsis by ambulance clinicians (PRoSAiC).
  • Smyth, Michael A., Daniels, Ron, Perkins, Gavin D., 2015. Identification of sepsis among ward patients. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, American Thoracic Society, pp. 910-911
  • Smyth, Michael A., Perkins, Gavin D., 2011. Stress and cardiopulmonary resuscitation performance. Critical Care Medicine, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, pp. 404-405
  • Smyth, Michael A., Perkins, Gavin D., 2011. Self-directed learning : does it affect team performance?. Resuscitation, Elsevier Ireland Ltd, pp. 241-242
Title Funder Award start Award end
NIHR HTA Stage 2: Pre-hospitAl Randomised triAl of MEDICation route in out-of-hosital cardiac arrest (PARAMEDIC3) National Institute for Health Research (NIHR DoH) 01 May 2021 30 Apr 2025
NIHR HTA 2nd stage. A randomised controlled trial of PAramediC analgesia Comapring Ketamine and MorphiNe in trauma (PACKMaN) National Institute for Health Research (DoH) 01 Sep 2019 31 Aug 2022
NIHR HS&DR Full stage. Termination of resuscitation in UK ambulance services National Institute for Health Research (DoH) 01 Sep 2019 31 Aug 2022
HTA Sepsis via Sheffield 2nd stage. Accuracy, effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of pre-hospital clinical early warning scores for adults with suspected sepsis. National Institute for Health Research (DoH) 01 Jun 2019 31 May 2021
MATTS: MAjor trauma Triage Tool Study National Institute for Health Research (DoH) 01 Nov 2018 31 May 2021
Survey and Analysis of the Restart a Heart Day Network Resuscitation Council (UK) 26 Nov 2019 26 Nov 2020