PhD MRCP BMBCh MSci
Academic Clinical Lecturer in Respiratory Medicine
Dr Hallifax is an NIHR Academic Clinical Lecturer the University of Oxford. He studied an MSc in Natural Sciences in Cambridge before training in medicine at the University of Oxford.
He won an MRC Clinical Training Fellowship for his DPhil: "Understanding Pneumothorax: epidemiology, physiology and outcomes", and published the results in JAMA and Thorax.
Dr Hallifax is the trial coordinator for RAMPP (Randomised Ambulatory Management of Primary Pneumothorax) - a multi-centre trial of 24 sites around the UK – which has now completed recruitment. He is trained in thoracoscopy, advanced pleural ultrasound and clinical trials methodology
Aspirating Pneumothorax - Clearing the Air or Muddying the Water?
Hallifax RJ. et al, (2023), American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine
Hallifax, et al. Reply to Albert and to Dhooria, et al.
Hallifax RJ. et al, (2022), American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine
Cost-effectiveness of ambulatory care management of primary spontaneous pneumothorax: an open-label, randomised controlled trial.
Luengo-Fernandez R. et al, (2022), Thorax, 77, 913 - 918
Pneumomediastinum in COVID-19: a phenotype of severe COVID-19 pneumonitis? The results of the United Kingdom (POETIC) survey.
Melhorn J. et al, (2022), The European respiratory journal
Challenging the Paradigm of Persistent Air Leak: Are We Prolonging the Problem?
Walker SP. et al, (2022), American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine