Clare McLaren

Clare qualified as a radiographer in 1988 and since then has developed an interest in paediatrics and in particular children with difficult airway problems. Clare has been part of the Tracheal team for 10 years.

As the radiographer on the team she has a special interest in the imaging of complex airway issues either for diagnosis or treatment. She is also interested in renovascular hypertension in children.


  • Diploma of the College of Radiographers DCR(R) obtained at Addenbrookes School of Radiography

Research Interests

Recent publications

Roebuck DJ, McLaren CA.(2013). Noninvasive imaging in children with hypertension.Pediatr Radiol. Apr;43(4):502-5. doi: 10.1007/s00247-013-2659-4. Epub 2013 Mar 3.

Torre M, Speggiorin S, Roebuck DJ, McLaren CA, Elliott MJ.(2012). Congenital absence of cartilaginous tracheal rings associated with esophageal atresia and trifurcated carina: a novel anomaly? J Pediatr Surg. 2012 May;47(5):1008-11. doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2012.01.077.