Mr James R H Scurr, BSc, MB BS, MD, FRCS - Liverpool Vascular & Endovascular Service (LiVES) - Royal Liverpool University Hospital - Consultant Surgeon

Mr James R H Scurr

BSc, MB BS, MD, FRCS

Liverpool Vascular & Endovascular Service (LiVES) - Royal Liverpool University Hospital

Consultant Surgeon

Liverpool | United Kingdom

Main Specialties: Surgery-General

Additional Specialties: Vascular & Endovascular Surgery


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Mr James R H Scurr, BSc, MB BS, MD, FRCS - Liverpool Vascular & Endovascular Service (LiVES) - Royal Liverpool University Hospital - Consultant Surgeon

Mr James R H Scurr

BSc, MB BS, MD, FRCS

Introduction

A consultant surgeon in vascular and endovascular surgery with a specific interest in venous disorders, including deep vein thrombosis and varicose veins.

He trained at University College London and the Middlesex Hospitals' School of Medicine, qualifying in 2000.

In 2004, he moved to the North West of England to continue his higher surgical training at the Mersey School of Surgery.

From 2005 to 2007 he was the Endovascular Research Fellow at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital and was awarded a doctorate of medicine by the University of Liverpool for his research into fenestrated endovascular aneurysm repair (F-EVAR).

In 2010, Mr Scurr was the Liverpool and North West Society of Surgeons' travelling Fellow to the Gonda Vascular Centre at the Mayo Clinic (Minnesota, USA) at the invitation of Professor P. Gloviczki.

In 2012, he was awarded the American College of Phlebology's International Scholarship.

Mr Scurr has worked with Medico-Legal Chambers, UK, in the preparation of medico-legal reports and analysed over 500 claims. This has led to 5 peer review publications and 2 book chapters on medico-legal issues related to General and Vascular Surgery. This includes the Chapter on General Surgery for the 5th edition of Clinical Negligence by Michael Powers QC.

Mr Scurr has attended medico-legal training with Bond Solon and was awarded the Cardiff University Law School - Bond Solon Expert Witness Certificate in May 2014. He also holds the Bond Solon Civil Procedure Rules for Expert Witnesses Certificate.

Primary Affiliation: Liverpool Vascular & Endovascular Service (LiVES) - Royal Liverpool University Hospital - Liverpool , United Kingdom

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Education

May 2014
Cardiff University Law School
Expert Witness Certificate
Oct 2011
Royal College of Surgeons of England
FRCS
Jul 2011
University Of Liverpool
MD
Jul 2000
University College London
MB BS
Jul 1997
University College London
BSc

Publications

26Publications

159Reads

415Profile Views

24PubMed Central Citations

Long-term follow-up of fenestrated endovascular repair for juxtarenal aortic aneurysm.

Br J Surg 2017 Jul 12;104(8):1020-1027. Epub 2017 Apr 12.

Liverpool Vascular and Endovascular Service, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/bjs.10524DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5485015PMC
July 2017
4 Reads
5.542 Impact Factor

Influence of Social Deprivation on Outcome of Open Arterial Surgery in Tertiary Care: An Observational Study.

J Invest Surg 2016 Oct 6;29(5):289-93. Epub 2016 Apr 6.

a Liverpool Vascular and Endovascular Service , Royal Liverpool University Hospital & University Hospital Aintree , Liverpool , UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/08941939.2016.1158888DOI Listing
October 2016
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A Rescue Technique for Intraoperative Proximal Migration of a Nellix Stent During Endovascular Aneurysm Sealing.

J Endovasc Ther 2016 Jun 4;23(3):513-5. Epub 2016 Apr 4.

Department of Radiology, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1526602816642198DOI Listing
June 2016
25 Reads
3.353 Impact Factor

Neuromuscular electrical stimulation for thromboprophylaxis: A systematic review.

Phlebology 2015 Oct 6;30(9):589-602. Epub 2015 Jan 6.

Liverpool Vascular and Endovascular Service, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0268355514567731DOI Listing
October 2015
5 Reads
2 Citations
1.920 Impact Factor

Causes of successful medico-legal claims following amputation.

Vascular 2014 Oct 17;22(5):346-9. Epub 2013 Dec 17.

Liverpool Vascular & Endovascular Service, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1708538113516317DOI Listing
October 2014
6 Reads
1 Citation
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Medico-legal claims following amputations in the UK and Ireland.

Med Leg J 2012 ;80(Pt 3):105-9

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1258/mlj.2012.012021DOI Listing
January 2013
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1 Citation

How secure is the anastomosis between the proximal and distal body components of a fenestrated stent-graft?

Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 2012 Sep 11;44(3):281-6. Epub 2012 Jul 11.

Regional Vascular Unit, 8c Link, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool L7 8XP, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejvs.2012.05.026DOI Listing
September 2012
6 Reads
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Deficiencies persist in the experience of UK vascular trainees: a survey of Rouleaux Club members.

Vasc Endovascular Surg 2012 Jul 3;46(5):358-63. Epub 2012 Jun 3.

The Rouleaux Club, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1538574412450075DOI Listing
July 2012
8 Reads
1 Citation
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Deficiencies in venous experience in UK vascular trainees: a survey of Rouleaux Club members.

Phlebology 2011 Sep 7;26(6):227-31. Epub 2011 Apr 7.

Liverpool, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1258/phleb.2010.010046DOI Listing
September 2011
5 Reads
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Traveller's thrombosis: airlines still not giving passengers the WRIGHT advice!

Phlebology 2010 Oct;25(5):257-60

Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1258/phleb.2009.009070DOI Listing
October 2010
2 Reads
1 Citation
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Medicolegal claims following laparoscopic cholecystectomy in the UK and Ireland.

Ann R Coll Surg Engl 2010 May;92(4):286-91

Mersey School of Surgery, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1308/003588410X12664192076214DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3025217PMC
May 2010
4 Reads
7 Citations
1.223 Impact Factor

www.Accurate information for varicose vein patients.com?

Ann R Coll Surg Engl 2008 Oct;90(7):554-6

Regional Vascular Unit, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1308/003588408X318219DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2728301PMC
October 2008
5 Reads
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Letter to the editor re: separation of components in fenestrated and branched endovascular grafting.

Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 2008 Oct 9;36(4):501-2. Epub 2008 Aug 9.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejvs.2008.06.009DOI Listing
October 2008
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Regarding "Endovascular repair of para-anastomotic aortic aneurysms".

J Vasc Surg 2008 Jul;48(1):258-9; author reply 259

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvs.2007.10.066DOI Listing
July 2008
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Wholly endovascular repair of thoracoabdominal aneurysm.

Br J Surg 2008 Jun;95(6):703-8

Regional Vascular Unit, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/bjs.6179DOI Listing
June 2008
4 Reads
2 Citations
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Fenestrated stent-graft repair: which stent should be used to secure target vessel fenestrations?

J Endovasc Ther 2008 Jun;15(3):344-8

Regional Vascular Unit, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1583/08-2378.1DOI Listing
June 2008
6 Reads
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Fenestrated endovascular repair for juxtarenal aortic aneurysm.

Br J Surg 2008 Mar;95(3):326-32

Regional Vascular Unit, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/bjs.5979DOI Listing
March 2008
5 Reads
4 Citations
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Is failure to provide venous thromboprophylaxis negligent?

Phlebology 2007 ;22(4):186-91

Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1258/026835507781477136DOI Listing
March 2008
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Endovenous ablation of varicose veins: medicolegal claims will continue!

Phlebology 2007 ;22(3):95-7

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1258/026835507780807266DOI Listing
February 2008
4 Reads
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Nationwide study of the outcome of popliteal artery aneurysms treated surgically (Br J Surg 2007; 94: 970-977).

Br J Surg 2007 Nov;94(11):1437; author reply 1437-8

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/bjs.6063DOI Listing
November 2007
3 Reads
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Systematic review of foam sclerotherapy for varicose veins (Br J Surg 2007; 94: 925-936).

Br J Surg 2007 Oct;94(10):1307-8; author reply 1308

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/bjs.6037DOI Listing
October 2007
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Fenestrated aortic stent grafts.

Semin Intervent Radiol 2007 Jun;24(2):211-20

Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-2007-980049DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3036411PMC
June 2007
5 Reads
2 Citations

EVAR in iliac occlusion.

J Endovasc Ther 2007 Feb;14(1):59-61

Regional Vascular Unit, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1583/06-1925.1DOI Listing
February 2007
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Common peroneal nerve injury during varicose vein surgery.

Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 2006 Sep 16;32(3):334-5. Epub 2006 Jun 16.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejvs.2006.04.028DOI Listing
September 2006
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Miss, Mister, Doctor. My surgeon's name is...

Authors:
James Scurr

J R Soc Med 2006 Jul;99(7):333

Liverpool, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1258/jrsm.99.7.333-aDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1484552PMC
July 2006
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Venous thromboprophylaxis in UK medical inpatients.

J R Soc Med 2006 Jan;99(1)

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1258/jrsm.99.1.5-aDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1325072PMC
January 2006
7 Reads
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