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Assoc. Prof. Priv.-Doz. Dr. Karl Schebesta, EDIC

Department of Anaesthesia, Intensive Care Medicine and Pain Medicine (Division of General Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine)
Position: Associate Professor

ORCID: 0000-0003-4080-0099

Further Information


Airway Management; Patient Simulation; Resuscitation

Research group(s)

  • Medical Simulation and Emergency Management Research Group

Selected publications

  1. Schebesta K, Spreitzgrabner G, Hörner E, Hüpfl M, Kimberger O, Rössler B. Validity and fidelity of the upper airway in two high-fidelity patient simulators. Minerva Anestesiol 2015;81:12,
  2. Schebesta K, Hüpfl M, Rössler B, Ringl H, Müller MP, Kimberger O. Degrees of Reality: Airway Anatomy of High-fidelity Human Patient Simulators and Airway Trainers. Anesthesiology 2012;116:1204,
  3. Schebesta K, Hüpfl M, Ringl H, Machata A-M, Chiari A, Kimberger O. A comparison of paediatric airway anatomy with the SimBaby high-fidelity patient simulator. Resuscitation 2011;82:468,
  4. Boet S, Bould MD, Pigford A-A, Rössler B, Nambyiah P, Li Q, et al. Retention of Basic Life Support in Laypeople: Mastery Learning vs. Time-based Education. Prehospital Emerg Care 2017. doi:10.1080/10903127.2016.1258096.
  5. Hörner E, Schebesta K, Hüpfl M, Kimberger O, Rössler B. The impact of monitoring on the initiation of cardiopulmonary resuscitation in children: Friend or Foe? Anesth Analg 2016;122. doi:10.1213/ANE.0000000000001049.