Daniel King-Wai Low, BM BS

Anesthesia, Pain Medicine

On staff since April 2010

Academic Title: Associate Professor

Research Center: Center for Clinical and Translational Research

  • Award Name Award Description Awarded By Award Date
    Pediatric Anesthesia Fellow Instructor of the Year 2012-13, Seattle Childrens, Seattle (Teaching) Voted as best instructor by 2012-13 cohort of fellows 2013
    Golden Seed award for excellence in teaching at Seattle Children's Hospital for 2010-11. University of Washington 2011
    Anaesthesia - Top 10 cited paper 2008-10 award The Use of the BERCI DCI Video Laryngoscope for teaching novices direct laryngoscopy and tracheal intubation Anaesthesia, 2008, Feb; 63(2): 195-201 Low D, Healy D, Rasburn N 2011
  • Manuscripts in Refereed Journals

    • Low, D., Walker, I., Heitmiller, G.
      Implementing Checklists in the Operating Room
      Pediatric Anesthesia, 2012 : 22(10)1025-1031
    • Hunyady A, Low D, Robbins L
      Preparing Fellows to learn: An advanced paediatric airway management workshop
      Medical Education, 2011 Sept.
    • Low D, Clark N, Soar J, Padkin A, Stoneham A, Perkins G, Nolan J
      A randomized control trial to determine if use of the iResus application on a smart phone improves the performance of an advanced life support provider in a simulated emergency
      Anaesthesia, 2011 April : 66255-262
    • Low D, Healy D, Rasburn N
      The Use of the BERCI DCI Video Laryngoscope for teaching novices direct laryngoscopy and tracheal intubation
      Anaesthesia, 2008 Feb. : 63(2)195-201
    • Low D, Milne M
      Crystalloids, colloids, blood, blood products and blood substitutes
      Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, 8(2)56-59

    Manuscripts Submitted

    • Daniel King-Wai Low, BM BS, Reed, M., Geiduschek, J., Martin, L.
      Enhancing quality and safety in the operating room through checklist implementation
      Pediatric Anesthesia
    • Martin, L., Rampersad, S., Low, D., Reed, M.
      Process Improvement in the Operating Room Using Toyota (Lean) Methods
      Rev Colomb Anesthesiol

    Published Abstracts

    • Latham, G., Veneracion, M., Bosenberg, A., Joffe, D., Flack, S., Low, D.
      High frequency micro-ultrasound for vascular access in young children - a feasibility study by the High frequency UltraSound in Kids studY (HUSKY) group
      Las Vegas, NV: society for Pediatric Anesthesiology Winter Meeting 2013, 2013
    • Latham, G., Bosenberg, A., Low, D.
      Radial Artery Spasm as Documented by High Frequency Micro-ultrasound
      Las Vegas, NV: Society for Pediatric Anesthesiology Winter Meeting 2013., 2013

    Other Publications

    • Reed, M., Geiduschek, J., Martin, L.
      Striving for a zero-error patient surgical journey through adoption of aviation-style challenge and response flow checklists: a quality improvment project
      Pediatric Anesthesia, 2013 : 23571-578
    • Rampersad, C., Low, D., Rampersad, S.
      The next frontier in patient safety: Improving outcomes through the effective use of checklists in the operating room environment
      American Academy of Pediatrics(Winter 2012), 2012
    • Low D, Eisses M, York B
      A novel use for the Apple (4th generation) iPod Touch in the operating room
      Anaesthesia, 2011 Jan. : 66(1)
    • Low D, Flack S
      One anesthesiologists use of iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch technology
      Society for Pediatric Anesthesia, 2011 : 24(1)
    • Rasburn N, Molyneux M, Low D
      Back to School
      Bulletin of the Royal College of Anaesthetists, 2009 : 5712-13
    • Low D, Pittaway A
      The iPhone Induction
      Pediatric Anesthesia, 2008 June : 18(6)573

  • Presentations Title Event Location Date
    How to prevent 98,000 deaths per year GME Grand Rounds UWMC Oct. 30, 2013
    Crew Resource Management and Human Factors University of Washington Housestaff Quality and Safety Council (HQSC) Seattle, WA Jan. 2013
    Implementing Checklists in the OR International Assembly for Pediatric Anesthesia Washington, DC 2012


Board Certification(s)

Anesthesia (Non-ABMS)

Medical/Professional School

Nottingham University, Nottingham


Pediatrics, University Hospital, Nottingham
Anesthesiology, Frenchay Hospital, Bristol, Avon, UK
Royal Derby Hospital, Derby
Pediatrics, University Hospital of Hartlepool, Hartlepool
Pediatrics, Walsall Manor Hospital, Walsall


Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Bristol Royal Hospital for Children, Bristol, UK

Clinical Interests

Pre-hospital medicine, critical care
Simulation, education, information technology