Macquarie University Hospital

Research Output 2011 2020

2017

Bronchoscopic procedures for COPD: a breath of fresh air

Williamson, J. P., Saghaie, T. & Ing, A. J., 2017, In : Respiratory Medicine Today. 2, 1, p. 24-28 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

Financial cost of lymphedema borne by women with breast cancer

Boyages, J., Xu, Y., Kalfa, S., Koelmeyer, L., Parkinson, B., Mackie, H., Viveros, H., Gollan, P. & Taksa, L., Jun 2017, In : Psycho-Oncology. 26, 6, p. 849-855 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Lymphedema
Breast Neoplasms
Costs and Cost Analysis
Cellulitis
Health Expenditures

Glaucoma spectrum and age-related prevalence of individuals with FOXC1 and PITX2 variants

Souzeau, E., Siggs, O. M., Zhou, T., Galanopoulos, A., Hodson, T., Taranath, D., Mills, R. A., Landers, J., Pater, J., Smith, J. E., Elder, J. E., Rait, J. L., Giles, P., Phakey, V., Staffieri, S. E., Kearns, L. S., Dubowsky, A., MacKey, D. A., Hewitt, A. W., Ruddle, J. B. & 2 othersBurdon, K. P. & Craig, J. E., Jun 2017, In : European Journal of Human Genetics. 25, 7, p. 839-847 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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Glaucoma
Penetrance
Multiplex Polymerase Chain Reaction
Genetic Counseling
Anterior Chamber

Health care professionals’ attitudes towards evidence-based medicine in the workers’ compensation setting: a cohort study

Elbers, N. A., Chase, R., Craig, A., Guy, L., Harris, I. A., Middleton, J. W., Nicholas, M. K., Rebbeck, T., Walsh, J., Willcock, S., Lockwood, K. & Cameron, I. D., 22 May 2017, In : BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making. 17, 1, p. 1-12 12 p., 64.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Workers' Compensation
Evidence-Based Medicine
Cohort Studies
Delivery of Health Care
Decision Making

Maintenance of segmental lordosis and disk height in stand-alone and instrumented extreme lateral interbody fusion (XLIF)

Malham, G. M., Ellis, N. J., Parker, R. M., Blecher, C. M., White, R., Goss, B. & Seex, K. A., Mar 2017, In : Clinical Spine Surgery. 30, 2, p. E90-E98 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Lordosis
Maintenance
Leg
Pain
Critical Pathways

Management of bladder neck stenosis and urethral stricture and stenosis following treatment for prostate cancer

Nicholson, H. L., Al-Hakeem, Y., Maldonado, J. J. & Tse, V., 1 Jul 2017, In : Translational Andrology and Urology. 6, Suppl 2, p. S92-S102 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

Urethral Stricture
Prostatic Neoplasms
Pathologic Constriction
Urinary Bladder
Artificial Urinary Sphincter

Mutual comprehension of urological abbreviations

Macneil, J. W. H. & Bariol, S., 1 Nov 2017, In : Journal of Clinical Urology. 10, 6, p. 523-528 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Medical Students
Communication
Electronic Health Records
Urology
Urologists

Of grave concern

Fraser, C. L., Taylor, S., Reid, K., Ahmad, O. & Moster, M. L., 1 Jan 2017, In : Survey of Ophthalmology. 62, 1, p. 96-102 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Decompression
Fats
Optic Nerve Diseases
Diffusion Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Exophthalmos

Out of field dose during Gamma Knife treatment: a paediatric case study

Moutrie, V., Grace, M., Izard, M. A. & Fuller, J. W., 3 Feb 2017, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 777, 1, p. 1-4 4 p., 012004.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference paperResearchpeer-review

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dosage
abdomen
chest
ionization chambers
pretreatment

Preoperative chemical component relaxation using Botulinum toxin A: enabling laparoscopic repair of complex ventral hernia

Elstner, K. E., Read, J. W., Rodriguez-Acevedo, O., Cosman, P. H., Dardano, A. N., Jacombs, A. S. W., Edye, M., Zea, A., Boesel, T., Mikami, D. J. & Ibrahim, N., Feb 2017, In : Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques. 31, 2, p. 761-768 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Ventral Hernia
Type A Botulinum Toxins
Abdominal Wall
Abdominal Muscles
Hernia

Preoperative progressive pneumoperitoneum complementing chemical component relaxation in complex ventral hernia repair

Elstner, K. E., Read, J. W., Rodriguez-Acevedo, O., Ho-Shon, K., Magnussen, J. & Ibrahim, N., Apr 2017, In : Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques. 31, 4, p. 1914-1922 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Ventral Hernia
Pneumoperitoneum
Herniorrhaphy
Abdominal Cavity
Hernia

Randomized placebo-controlled placebo trial to determine the placebo effect size

Gerdesmeyer, L., Klueter, T., Rahlfs, V. W., Al Muderis, M., Saxena, A., Gollwitzer, H., Harrasser, N., Stukenberg, M. & Prehn-Kristensen, A., 2017, In : Pain Physician. 20, 5, p. 387-396 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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Placebo Effect
Placebos
Pain
Visual Analog Scale
Randomized Controlled Trials

Rectus abdominis rhabdomyolysis: report of 2 cases

Boyle, J., Marks, P. & Read, J., 1 Oct 2017, In : Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine. 36, 10, p. 2165-2171 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Rectus Abdominis
Rhabdomyolysis
Exercise
Physicians
Muscles

Resection margin influences survival after pancreatoduodenectomy for distal cholangiocarcinoma

Chua, T. C., Mittal, A., Arena, J., Sheen, A., Gill, A. J. & Samra, J. S., Jun 2017, In : American Journal of Surgery. 213, 6, p. 1072–1076 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Pancreaticoduodenectomy
Cholangiocarcinoma
Survival
Margins of Excision
Blood Vessels

Response to Re: treat the patient or radiology? Free intraperitoneal gas in clinically well patients with perforated diverticulitis

Toh, J. W. T., Keshava, A., Rickard, M. J. F. X. & Wood, S. J., Jan 2017, In : ANZ Journal of Surgery. 87, 1-2, p. 103 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterResearchpeer-review

Resuscitation highlights in 2016

Nolan, J. P., Ornato, J. P., Parr, M. J. A., Perkins, G. D. & Soar, J., May 2017, In : Resuscitation. 114, p. A1-A7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialResearchpeer-review

Robotic cholecystectomy versus conventional laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a meta-analysis

Huang, Y., Chua, T. C., Maddern, G. J. & Samra, J. S., Mar 2017, In : Surgery (United States). 161, 3, p. 628-636 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
Robotics
Cholecystectomy
Meta-Analysis
Operative Time

Semi-Automatic Electronic Stent Register: a novel approach to preventing ureteric stents lost to follow up

Macneil, J. W. H., Michail, P., Patel, M. I., Ashbourne, J., Bariol, S. V., Ende, D. A., Hossack, T. A., Lau, H., Wang, A. C. & Brooks, A. J., 1 Oct 2017, In : ANZ Journal of Surgery. 87, 10, p. 837-841 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Lost to Follow-Up
Stents
Urology
Costs and Cost Analysis
Health

SMILE rescue: delayed lenticule removal in a patient with high myopia

Tong, J. Y., Cherepanoff, S. & Males, J. J., 7 Mar 2017, In : Journal of Refractive Surgery. 33, 3, p. 199-202 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Myopia
Visual Acuity
Lasers
Therapeutics

Technology meets tradition: the perceived impact of the introduction of information and communication technology on ward rounds in the intensive care unit

Plumb, J. J., Hains, I., Parr, M. J., Milliss, D., Herkes, R. & Westbrook, J. I., 1 Sep 2017, In : International Journal of Medical Informatics. 105, p. 49-58 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Intensive Care Units
Communication
Technology
Ceremonial Behavior
Interviews

Thoracic ultrasound: what non-radiologists need to know

Williamson, J. P., Grainge, C., Parameswaran, A. & Twaddell, S. H., Mar 2017, In : Current pulmonology reports. 6, 1, p. 39-47 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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Thoracic ultrasound recognition of competence: a position paper of the Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand

Williamson, J. P., Twaddell, S. H., Lee, Y. C. G., Salamonsen, M., Hew, M., Fielding, D., Nguyen, P., Steinfort, D., Hopkins, P., Smith, N. & Grainge, C., 1 Feb 2017, In : Respirology. 22, 2, p. 405-408 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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Mental Competency
Thorax
Interventional Ultrasonography
Chest Tubes
Pulmonary Medicine
2016

Arginine vasopressin (AVP): a review of its historical perspectives, current research and multifunctional role in the hypothalamo-hypophysial system

Rotondo, F., Butz, H., Syro, L. V., Yousef, G. M., Di Ieva, A., Restrepo, L. M., Quintanar-Stephano, A., Berczi, I. & Kovacs, K., 1 Aug 2016, In : Pituitary. 19, 4, p. 345-355 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

Hypothalamo-Hypophyseal System
Arginine Vasopressin
Hormones
Research
Corticotrophs

Benign conditions that mimic prostate carcinoma: MR imaging features with histopathologic correlation

Kitzing, Y. X., Prando, A., Varol, C., Karczmar, G. S., Maclean, F. & Oto, A., Jan 2016, In : Radiographics. 36, 1, p. 162-175 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Prostatitis
Prostate
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Prostatic Neoplasms
Carcinoma

Hepatobiliary and pancreatic: dual system stenting of the biliary and porto-venous systems to palliate locoregional recurrence of hilar cholangiocarcinoma

Chua, T. C., Roseverne, L. O., Goh, A. C., Maher, R. & Samra, J. S., Jul 2016, In : Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology (Australia). 31, 7, p. 1239 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/opinionResearch

Implementation of a guideline-based clinical pathway of care to improve health outcomes following whiplash injury (Whiplash ImPaCT): protocol of a randomised, controlled trial

Rebbeck, T., Leaver, A., Bandong, A. N., Kenardy, J., Refshauge, K., Connelly, L., Cameron, I., Mitchell, G., Willcock, S., Ritchie, C., Jagnoor, J. & Sterling, M., 1 Apr 2016, In : Journal of Physiotherapy. 62, 2, p. 111 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/opinionResearchpeer-review

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Whiplash Injuries
Critical Pathways
Randomized Controlled Trials
Guidelines
Health Personnel

Intra-operative amylase in peri-pancreatic fluid independently predicts for pancreatic fistula post pancreaticoduodectomy

de Reuver, P. R., Gundara, J., Hugh, T. J., Samra, J. S. & Mittal, A., 1 Jul 2016, In : HPB. 18, 7, p. 608-614 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Pancreatic Fistula
Amylases
Gastric Emptying
Area Under Curve
Fistula

Loss of BAP1 expression is very rare in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma

Tayao, M., Andrici, J., Farzin, M., Clarkson, A., Sioson, L., Watson, N., Chua, T. C., Sztynda, T., Samra, J. S. & Gill, A. J., 16 Mar 2016, In : PLoS ONE. 11, 3, p. 1-11 11 p., 0150338.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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Loss of BAP1 expression occurs frequently in Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma

Andrici, J., Goeppert, B., Sioson, L., Clarkson, A., Renner, M., Stenzinger, A., Tayao, M., Watson, N., Farzin, M., Toon, C. W., Smith, R. C., Mittal, A., Samra, J. S., Hugh, T. J., Chou, A., Lawlor, R. T., Weichert, W., Schirmacher, P., Sperandio, N., Ruzzenente, A. & 2 othersScarpa, A. & Gill, A. J., Jan 2016, In : Medicine (United States). 95, 2, p. 1-8 8 p., e2491.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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BRCA1 Protein
Cholangiocarcinoma
Survival
Neoplasms
Odds Ratio

Preoperative abdominal muscle elongation with botulinum toxin A for complex incisional ventral hernia repair

Farooque, F., Jacombs, A. S. W., Roussos, E., Read, J. W., Dardano, A. N., Edye, M. & Ibrahim, N., 1 Jan 2016, In : ANZ Journal of Surgery. 86, 1-2, p. 79-83 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Ventral Hernia
Abdominal Muscles
Type A Botulinum Toxins
Herniorrhaphy
Abdominal Wall

Retinal vascular changes in obstructive sleep apnea

Tong, J., Yue, I., Graham, S., Farah, C. & Fraser, C., Nov 2016, In : Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology. 44, Suppl. 1, p. 76 1 p., 3506.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstractResearch

Retinal vascular complications in obstructive sleep apnea

Tong, J., Golzan, M., Georgevsky, D., Graham, S., Farah, C. & Fraser, C., Apr 2016, In : Respirology. 21, Suppl. 2, p. 171 1 p., TP190.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstractResearch

Systematic review and meta-analysis of enucleation versus standardized resection for small pancreatic lesions

Chua, T. C., Yang, T. X., Gill, A. J. & Samra, J. S., 1 Feb 2016, In : Annals of Surgical Oncology. 23, 2, p. 592-599 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

Meta-Analysis
Confidence Intervals
Odds Ratio
Pancreatic Fistula
Survival

Systematic review and meta-analysis on the role of chemotherapy in advanced and metastatic Neuroendocrine Tumor (NET)

Wong, M. H. F., Chan, D. L., Lee, A., Li, B. T., Lumba, S., Clarke, S. J., Samra, J. & Pavlakis, N., 30 Jun 2016, In : PLoS ONE. 11, 6, p. 1-15 15 p., 0158140.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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Tamoxifen, CYP2D6 and endoxifen in the treatment of hormone sensitive breast cancer: demystifying the connections

Lee, C. I. & Gurney, H., 1 Nov 2016, In : Cancer Forum. 40, 3, p. 4-10 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Cytochrome P-450 CYP2D6
Tamoxifen
Hormones
Breast Neoplasms
Selective Estrogen Receptor Modulators

Transverse closure of mesenterico-portal vein after vein resection in pancreatoduodenectomy

Chua, T. C., De Reuver, P. R., Staerkle, R. F., Neale, M. L., Arena, J., Mittal, A., Shanbhag, S. T., Gill, A. J. & Samra, J. S., 1 Feb 2016, In : European Journal of Surgical Oncology. 42, 2, p. 211-218 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Pancreaticoduodenectomy
Portal Vein
Mesenteric Veins
Veins
Survival
2015

Early vitrectomy for infective endophthalmitis with microincision vitrectomy surgery: Sydney Eye Hospital experience

Ho, I-V., Levasseur, S. & Ting, E., Oct 2015, In : Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology. 43, S1, p. 107-108 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstractResearch

Endoscopic lung volume reduction (ELVR) in COPD: comparison of the endo-bronchial valves (EDV, POLMONX) and intra-bronchial valves (IBV, OLYMPUS)

Hsu, K., Chung, S., Williamson, J., Peters, M. & Ing, A., Mar 2015, In : Respirology. 20, Suppl 2, p. 106 1 p., TP 120.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstractResearchpeer-review

Endoscopic lung volume reduction (ELVR) in COPD: one year follow up

Hsu, K., Williamson, J., Peters, M. & Ing, A., Mar 2015, In : Respirology. 20, Suppl 2, p. 55 1 p., TO109.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstractResearchpeer-review

Endoscopic lung volume reduction (ELVR) in COPD: significant improvements in gas exchange capacity may relate to changes in pulmonary ventilation and perfusion

Hsu, K., Williamson, J., Peters, M. & Ing, A., Mar 2015, In : Respirology. 20, Suppl 2, p. 106 1 p., TP 119.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstractResearchpeer-review

Impact of hybrid procedure on P wave duration for atrial fibrillation ablation

Kumar, N., Bonizzi, P., Pison, L., Phan, K., Lankveld, T., Maessen, B., La Meir, M., Gelsomino, S., Maessen, J. & Crijns, H., Mar 2015, In : Journal of Interventional Cardiac Electrophysiology. 42, 2, p. 91-99 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Liposuction for advanced lymphoedema: impact of liposuction on limb volumes. Surgical treatment results from Australia

Koelmeyer, L. A., Kastanias, K., Sedger, L. M., Lam, T. C., Ngo, Q. D., Heydon-White, A., Sherman, K. A., Winch, C., Magnussen, J. S., Munnoch, A., Mackie, H. & Boyages, J., Jun 2015, In : Breast. 24, 3, p. 302 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstractResearch

Somatostatin receptor SSTR-2a expression is a stronger predictor for survival than Ki-67 in pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors

Mehta, S., De Reuver, P. R., Gill, P., Andrici, J., D'Urso, L., Mittal, A., Pavlakis, N., Clarke, S., Samra, J. S. & Gill, A. J., 9 Oct 2015, In : Medicine (United States). 94, 40, p. 1-6 6 p., e1281.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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Somatostatin Receptors
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Survival
Confidence Intervals
somatostatin receptor 2
2014

Preoperative abdominal wall expansion algorithm facilities repair of complex ventral hernias

Jacombs, A., Ibrahim, N., Roussos, E., Cartmill, J., Zea, A. & Edye, M., 2014, In : ANZ Journal of Surgery. 84, Supplement 1, p. 68 1 p., GS19.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstractResearchpeer-review

2013

Percutaneous epidural lysis of adhesions in chronic lumbar radicular pain: A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial

Gerdesmeyer, L., Wagenpfeil, S., Birkenmaier, C., Veihelmann, A., Hauschild, M., Wagner, K., Muderis, M. A., Gollwitzer, H., Diehl, P. & Toepfer, A., May 2013, In : Pain Physician. 16, 3, p. 185-196 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Placebos
Visual Analog Scale
Pain
Chronic Pain
Therapeutics
2012

Is allergy related to meniere's disease?

Banks, C., McGinness, S., Harvey, R. & Sacks, R., Jun 2012, In : Current Allergy and Asthma Reports. 12, 3, p. 255-260 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

Meniere Disease
Hypersensitivity
Intrinsic Factor
Tinnitus
Sensorineural Hearing Loss

Minimally invasive surgical technique in treating recurrent patellar dislocation

Al Muderis, M., Stein, S., Krimly, A., Shamsuldin, A. & Bosley, B., 31 Dec 2012, In : Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport. 15, Supplement 1, p. S132-S133 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstractResearchpeer-review

2011

Disadvantages of balloon kyphoplasty with PMMA - A clinical and biomechanical statement

Becker, S., Dabirrahmani, D., Hogg, M., Appleyard, R., Baroud, G. & Gillies, M., 2011, In : Journal fur Mineralstoffwechsel. 18, SUPPL.1, p. 9-12 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Kyphoplasty
Polymethyl Methacrylate
Vertebroplasty
Osteoporosis
Bone and Bones

PET/CT/MRI fusion in the central nervous system

Trifunovic, M., Magnussen, J. & Saunders, C., 1 Mar 2011, Gamma Gazette, 1, 1, p. 46-49 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to Newspaper/Magazine/WebsiteArticleResearch

Pons
Brain Stem
Central Nervous System