Xtreme Everest aims to improve outcomes for people who become critically ill. Currently, not only do 20% of people admitted to intensive care in the UK each year die, but a significant number of those that survive never regain the same quality of life they had before. We work with doctors, nurses and members of the public to try to find a way to lower this statistic. Please help us make a difference today.

To date, Xtreme Everest have carried out 12 research studies: 10 at altitude and 2 in chambers.

  • Cho Oyu 2005
  • Cho Oyu 2006
  • Caudwell Xtreme Everest 2007
  • YES 2007
  • CXE 2009
  • Xtreme Alps 2010
  • Bedford School 2012
  • Simulated Altitude Study 2012
  • EMC2 2012
  • Xtreme Everest 2 2013
  • YES 2 2013
  • XEX 2017

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