Professional background

Consultant speech and language therapist with special interest in voice and airway disorders

Research interests



Otologic and Laryngologic Manifestations of Mucopolysaccharidoses after Bone Marrow Transplantation, Dr B. C. Papsin, MSc, FRCSC, Dr A. Vellodi, FRCP, Dr C.M. Bailey, BSc, FRCS, Ms P. C. Ratcliffe, MSc, MRCSLT, Dr S. E. J. Leighton, BSc, FRCS(ORL)Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery, vol. 118, 1: pp. 30-36. , First Published Jan 1, 1998.

Effect of caffeine on the vocal folds: a pilot study. Akhtar S, Wood G, Rubin JS, O'Flynn PE, Ratcliffe P. J Laryngol Otol. 1999 Apr;113(4):341-5

Comparison between OperaVOXTM and MDVP: Preliminary Results. Baki MM, Wood G, Alston M, Ratcliffe P, Sandhu G, Rubin JS, Birchall MA Otolaryngol -- Head Neck Surg. 2013 Sep 1;149(2 suppl): P203–P204

Electroglottographic Study of Seven Semi-Occluded Exercises: LaxVox, Straw, Lip-Trill, Tongue-Trill, Humming, Hand-Over-Mouth, and Tongue-Trill Combined With Hand-Over-Mouth Pedro Amarante Andrade, Gary Wood, Philippa Ratcliffe, Ruth Epstein, Anne Pijper, and Jan G. Svec, Journal of Voice Volume 28, Issue 5, September 2014, Pages 589-595

Reliability of OperaVOX against Multidimensional Voice Program (MDVP) Mat Baki, M., Wood, G., Alston, M., Ratcliffe, P., Sandhu, G., Rubin, J.S., Birchall, M.A.Hide details Clinical Otolaryngology, Volume 40, Issue 1, 1 February 2015

i-Scan enhanced Ultra-HD in the laryngology clinic: first impressions Wood G, Saxby C, Ratcliffe P, Rubin J, Ghufoor K, Birchall M Poster BLA September 2017