Professional background

Fellow of the Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine (2016)
DipIMC – Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (2016)
Fellow of the Royal College of Anaesthetists (2014)
MBBS – Newcastle University (2008)

Research interests

  • Airway management
  • Pre-hospital trauma management
  • Education


Prehospital Lactate in Trauma Patients: What Are We Measuring?
E. ter Avest, J. Griggs, J. Wijesuriya, M. Q. Russell, R. M. Lyon
Kent, Surrey & Sussex Air Ambulance, UK
BMC Emergency medicine. 2020, 20:18

Duty of Candour: A Statutory Obligation or Just the Right Thing to Do?
J. Wijesuriya, D. Walker
Department of Anaesthetics and Intensive Care Medicine, University College London Hospital
British Journal of Anaesthesia. 2017, Aug 119:2 175-178

Integrated Major Haemorrhage Management in the Retrieval Setting: Damage Control Resuscitation from Referral to Receiving Facility
J. Wijesuriya1, S. Keogh2
1Central London School of Anaesthesia, 2University of the Sunshine Coast, Australia
Emergency Medicine Australasia. 2017, 29:4 470-475

Specialty Trainee Led ICU Induction
J. Sumpter, J. Wijesuriya, R. McComb, G. Thomas-Black, A. Connell, A. Achilleos
Intensive Care Unit, Whittington Hospital, London
Clinical Teacher. 2017 Jun, 14(3):200-204

Improving Survivorship after Critical Illness
E. Hague1, J. Wijesuriya2
1Whittington GP VTS Scheme, 2Central London School of Anaesthesia
InnovAiT. 2016, 9:597-607

Are We Misinforming our Low Risk Mothers Regarding Birthplace Outcomes – Is it Time for Formal Consent?
J. Wijesuriya1, S. Buitendijk2
1Central London School of Anaesthesia, 2Leiden University Netherlands
British Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology. 2016, 123:9 1530

Postpartum Hamman’s Syndrome Presenting with Facial Asymmetry
J. Wijesuriya, R. Van Hoogstraten
Department of Anaesthetics and Intensive Care Medicine, Lister Hospital, Stevenage
BMJ Case Reports. 2015, bcr201521339

Deltoid Compartment Syndrome as a Complication of Lateral Decubitus Positioning for Contralateral Elbow Surgery in an Anabolic Steroid Abuser
J. Wijesuriya, P. Cowling, C. Izod, D. Burton, S. Jambulingam
Anaesthetic Department, Darlington Memorial Hospital
Shoulder & Elbow. 2014, Jul; 6(3): 200–203

Improving the Safety of Remote Site Emergency Airway Management
J. Wijesuriya, J. Brand
Anaesthetic Department, Darlington Memorial Hospital
BMJ Quality Improvement Reports. 2014, 2:2