Dr. Mika Hamilton

Dr. Mika Hamilton

Clinical Fellow, Chief fellow

Medical/professional qualifications

Chief Fellow for the Adult Critical Care Medicine Program, University Health Network/ Mount Sinai, Toronto

Dr. Mika Hamilton graduated in medicine from the University of Dundee in 2005. She completed her anesthesia and critical care medicine training in the North East of England, before moving to Toronto in 2015 to undertake a critical care medicine fellowship at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre. She was elected as Chief Fellow for the program during this time, and subsequently commenced a critical care medicine fellowship at University Health Network, which she will complete in June 2017.

Area of interests /Research
Outcomes after critical illness
Humanitarian work

Other activities
Chief Fellow

Honours and Awards
Best New Generation E-Poster, Intensive Care Society State of the Art Meeting, December 2016Garner King award for Best Clinical or Quality Improvement Study, Critical Care Canada Forum November 2016

Link to Pubmed


Most significant publications

1. Hamilton M, Amaral A. Dexmedetomidine to Reduce Intubation Time in Patients with Agitated Delirium [letter]. The Journal of the American Medical Association. 2016;316(7):772-773. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.8599

2. Lobaz S, Hamilton M, Glossop A, Raithatha A. Critical Care MCQs: A companion for Intensive Care Exams [book]. Shrewsbury: TFM Publishing; 2014.

Mather MW, Hamilton M, Messer B. Gastric perforation due to nasogastric tube insertion. Journal of the Intensive Care Society. 2014;15(3):264

3. Law S, Hamilton M, Latimer J, Tint J. Liver and splenic lacerations following successful cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Anaesthesia Cases. 2014.

Available at http://www.anaesthesiacases.org/case-reports/2014-0063

4. Hamilton M, Chishti A. Advanced Cardiovascular Monitoring. Surgery. 2013;31(2):90-97

5. Hixson R, Franke U, Mittal R, Hamilton M. Parental calculation of pediatric paracetamol dose: a randomized trial comparing the Parental Analgesia Slide with product information leaflets. Pediatric Anesthesia. 2010;20(7): 612-619.



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