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Research Outputs 1993 2019

2015

Understanding the Etiology and Prevention of Capsular Contracture Translating Science into Practice

Chong, S. J. & Deva, A. K., 1 Oct 2015, In : Clinics in Plastic Surgery. 42, 4, p. 427-436 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

2014

In vitro and in vivo investigation of the influence of implant surface on the formation of bacterial biofilm in mammary implants

Jacombs, A., Tahir, S., Hu, H., Deva, A. K., Almatroudi, A., Wessels, W. L. F., Bradshaw, D. A. & Vickery, K., Apr 2014, In : Plastic and reconstructive surgery. 133, 4, p. 471e-480e 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/opinionResearchpeer-review

Breast Implants
Biofilms
Contracture
Capsules
Bacteria

The interaction of bacterial biofilm with dermal fillers - a qualitative and quantitative comparison

Saththianathan, M., Vickery, K. & Deva, A., May 2014, In : Australasian Journal of Dermatology. 55, p. 49-49 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstractResearch

2013

A review of bacterial biofilms and their role in device-associated infection

Vickery, K., Hu, H., Jacombs, A. S., Bradshaw, D. A. & Deva, A. K., Jun 2013, In : Healthcare Infection. 18, 2, p. 61-66 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

Biofilms
Equipment and Supplies
Infection
Bacteria
Quorum Sensing

The role of bacterial biofilms in device-associated infection

Deva, A. K., Adams, W. P. & Vickery, K., Nov 2013, In : Plastic and reconstructive surgery. 132, 5, p. 1319-1328 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Biofilms
Equipment and Supplies
Infection
Equipment Failure
Prostheses and Implants
2012

Detection of bacterial biofilm in double capsule surrounding mammary implants: findings in human and porcine breast augmentation

Allan, J. M., Jacombs, A. S. W., Hu, H., Merten, S. L. & Deva, A. K., Mar 2012, In : Plastic and reconstructive surgery. 129, 3, p. 578e-580e 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/opinionResearchpeer-review

Presence of biofilm containing viable multiresistant organisms despite terminal cleaning on clinical surfaces in an intensive care unit

Vickery, K., Deva, A., Jacombs, A., Allan, J., Valente, P. & Gosbell, I. B., Jan 2012, In : Journal of Hospital Infection. 80, 1, p. 52-55 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Biofilms
Intensive Care Units
Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Bacteria
Electron Scanning Microscopy

Prevention of Biofilm-Induced Capsular Contracture with Antibiotic-Impregnated Mesh in a Porcine Model

Jacombs, A., Allan, J., Hu, H., Valente, P. M., Wessels, W. L. F., Deva, A. K. & Vickery, K., Sep 2012, In : Aesthetic surgery journal. 32, 7, p. 886-891 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Contracture
Biofilms
Swine
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Capsules

The effect of topical negative pressure on wound biofilms using an in vitro wound model

Ngo, Q. D., Vickery, K. & Deva, A. K., Jan 2012, In : Wound Repair and Regeneration. 20, 1, p. 83-90 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Biofilms
Negative-Pressure Wound Therapy
Pressure
Wounds and Injuries
Microbiological Techniques
2011

Aggressive management of tibial osteomyelitis shows good functional outcomes

Campbell, R., Berry, M. G., Deva, A., O’Carrigan, T. & Harris, I. A., 2011, In : ePlasty. 11, e3, p. 18-27 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Osteomyelitis
Debridement
Plastic Surgery
Walking
Sports

Capsular contracture and genetic profile of ica genes among Staphylococcus epidermidis isolates from subclinical periprosthetic infections

Deva, A. K., Apr 2011, In : Plastic and reconstructive surgery. 127, 4, p. 1748-1749 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterResearchpeer-review

2010

Biofilm removal by medical device cleaners: comparison of two bioreactor detection assays

Hadi, R., Vickery, K., Deva, A. & Charlton, T., Feb 2010, In : Journal of Hospital Infection. 74, 2, p. 160-167 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Bioreactors
Biofilms
Equipment and Supplies
Gentian Violet
Proteins

Is high pressure better than low pressure for NPWT?

Ngo, Q., Deva, A. & Fitzgerald, R., Aug 2010, In : Podiatry Today. 23, 8, p. 50-55 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearch

Subclinical (biofilm) infection causes capsular contracture in a porcine model following augmentation mammaplasty

Tamboto, H., Vickery, K. & Deva, A. K., Sep 2010, In : Plastic and reconstructive surgery. 126, 3, p. 835-842 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Asymptomatic Infections
Mammaplasty
Contracture
Biofilms
Swine
2009
Staphylococcus epidermidis
Disinfectants
Biofilms
Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Pressure
2008

Topical negative pressure wound therapy: A review of its role and guidelines for its use in the management of acute wounds

Bovill, E., Banwell, P. E., Teot, L., Eriksson, E., Song, C., Mahoney, J., Gustafsson, R., Horch, R., Deva, A. & Whitworth, I., Oct 2008, In : International Wound Journal. 5, 4, p. 511-529 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

Negative-Pressure Wound Therapy
Guidelines
Wounds and Injuries
Artificial Skin
Burns

Vacuum assisted closure: Recommendations for use. A consensus document

Apelqvist, J., Armstrong, D. G., Augustin, M., Baharestani, M., Banwell, P., Dalla Paola, L., Deva, A., Ennis, W., Fish, J., Fleischmann, W., Gupta, S., Gustafsson, R., Harding, K., Horch, R. E., Ingemansson, R., Jukema, G., Mahoney, J., Mouës, C., Price, P., Ágreda, J. S. & 6 othersSong, C., Téot, L., Trueman, P., Vowden, K., Vowden, P. & Wild, T., 31 Jul 2008, In : International Wound Journal. 5, Suppl. 4, p. iii-19 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2007

Effects of combined topical negative pressure (TNP) and antiseptic instillation on pseudomonas biofilm

Deva, A. K., Ngo, Q. & Vickery, K., 2007, In : Wound Repair and Regeneration. 15, 6, p. A150 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstractResearchpeer-review

Role of bacterial biofilms in chronic wounds

Deva, A. K., Ngo, Q. & Vickery, K., 2007, In : Wound Repair and Regeneration. 15, 6, p. A149 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstractResearchpeer-review

Seminar review: Outcome measurements in wound healing are not inclusive: A way forward

Matousek, S., Deva, A. K. & Mani, R., Dec 2007, In : International Journal of Lower Extremity Wounds. 6, 4, p. 284-290 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Wound Healing
Multivariate Analysis
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
Technology
Wounds and Injuries
2006

Burns and amputations: A 24-year experience

Kennedy, P. J., Young, W. M., Deva, A. K. & Haertsch, P. A., Mar 2006, In : Journal of Burn Care and Research. 27, 2, p. 183-188 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Burns
Amputation
Amputees
Wounds and Injuries
Preexisting Condition Coverage

Innovative technique for correction of the congenital lop ear

Ho, K., Boorer, C., Khan, U., Deva, A. & Chang, L., May 2006, In : Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery. 59, 5, p. 494-498 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Cartilage
Ear
External Ear
Transplants
Mastoid

The effect of surgical immunomodulation on liver inflammation and clearance of DHBV infection

Vickery, K., Tohidi-Esfahani, R., Pouliopoulos, J., Welschinger, R., Dixon, R., Deva, A. & Cossart, Y., Dec 2006, In : Journal of Medical Virology. 78, 12, p. 1572-1578 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Duck Hepatitis B Viruses
Immunomodulation
Ducks
Inflammation
Liver

The management of life-threatening haemorrhage following blunt facial trauma

Ho, K., Hutter, J. J., Eskridge, J., Khan, U., Boorer, C. J., Hopper, R. A. & Deva, A. K., Dec 2006, In : Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery. 59, 12, p. 1257-1262 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Hemorrhage
Wounds and Injuries
Ligation
Angiography
Maxillary Artery
2005

Long term follow-up of composite non-vascularized toe phalanx transfers for aphalangia

Tonkin, M. A., Deva, A. K. & Filan, S. L., Oct 2005, In : Journal of Hand Surgery. 30, 5, p. 452-458 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Toe Phalanges
Tissue Donors
Toes
Growth
Hand
2004

A comparative cost analysis of maxillofacial trauma in Australia

Moncrieff, N. J., Qureshi, C. & Deva, A. K., Jul 2004, In : The Journal of craniofacial surgery. 15, 4, p. 686-691 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

A prospective, blinded, randomized, controlled clinical trial of topical negative pressure use in skin grafting

Moisidis, E., Heath, T., Boorer, C., Ho, K. & Deva, A. K., 15 Sep 2004, In : Plastic and reconstructive surgery. 114, 4, p. 917-922 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Skin Transplantation
Negative-Pressure Wound Therapy
Randomized Controlled Trials
Transplants
Pressure

Exchanging split-skin grafts to reduce donor morbidity in limited pretibial degloving injuries [11]

Khan, U., Ho, K. & Deva, A., 15 Apr 2004, In : Plastic and reconstructive surgery. 113, 5, p. 1523-1525 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterResearchpeer-review

Subclinical infection as a possible cause of significant breast capsules [15] (multiple letters)

Netscher, D. T. & Deva, A. K., Jun 2004, In : Plastic and reconstructive surgery. 113, 7, p. 2229-2230 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterResearchpeer-review

2003

Detection of subclinical infection in significant breast implant capsules

Pajkos, A., Deva, A. K., Vickery, K., Cope, C., Chang, L. & Cossart, Y. E., 15 Apr 2003, In : Plastic and reconstructive surgery. 111, 5, p. 1605-1611 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Breast Implants
Asymptomatic Infections
Contracture
Capsules
Biofilms
2002

Botulinum toxin

Matarasso, A. & Deva, A., Mar 2002, In : Plastic and reconstructive surgery. 109, 3, p. 1191-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

The role of biofilm formation in percutaneous K-wire fixation of radial fractures

Hargreaves, D. G., Pajkos, A., Deva, A. K., Vickery, K., Filan, S. L. & Tonkin, M. A., Aug 2002, In : Journal of Hand Surgery. 27 B, 4, p. 365-368 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Fracture Fixation
Biofilms
Electron Scanning Microscopy
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Bacterial Load

The use of intraoperative autotransfusion during cranial vault remodeling for craniosynostosis

Deva, A. K., Hopper, R. A., Landecker, A., Flores, R., Weiner, H. & McCarthy, J. G., 2002, In : Plastic and reconstructive surgery. 109, 1, p. 58-63 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Autologous Blood Transfusions
Craniosynostoses
Blood Transfusion
Operative Blood Salvage
Control Groups

Treatment of the prominent axillary fold

Deva, A. K., Matarasso, A. & Schingo, V. A., 2002, In : Operative Techniques in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 8, 3, p. 192-195 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Lipectomy
Therapeutics
Esthetics
Counseling
Breast
2000

Topical negative pressure in wound management

Deva, A. K., Buckland, G. H., Fisher, E., Liew, S. C. C., Merten, S., McGlynn, M., Gianoutsos, M. P., Baldwin, M. A. R. & Lendvay, P. G., 7 Aug 2000, In : Medical Journal of Australia. 173, 3, p. 128-131 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Pressure
Wounds and Injuries
Wound Healing
Reconstructive Surgical Procedures
Negative-Pressure Wound Therapy
1999

Bacterial biofilms: A cause for accelerated capsular contracture?

Deva, A. K. & Chang, L. C., 1999, In : Aesthetic surgery journal. 19, 2, p. 130-133 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Contracture
Biofilms
Staphylococcus epidermidis
Prostheses and Implants
Breast

Evaluation of disinfection and sterilization of reusable angioscopes with the duck hepatitis B model

Chaufour, X., Deva, A. K., Vickery, K., Zou, J., Kumaradeva, P., White, G. H. & Cossart, Y. E., 1999, In : Journal of Vascular Surgery. 30, 2, p. 277-282 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Angioscopes
Ducks
Disinfection
Hepatitis B
Ethylene Oxide

Inactivation of duck hepatitis B virus by a hydrogen peroxide gas plasma sterilization system: Laboratory and 'in use' testing

Vickery, K., Deva, A. K., Zou, J., Kumaradeva, P., Bissett, L. & Cossart, Y. E., 1999, In : Journal of Hospital Infection. 41, 4, p. 317-322 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Duck Hepatitis B Viruses
Plasma Gases
Hydrogen Peroxide
Laparoscopes
Hepatitis B virus
1998

Detection of persistent vegetative bacteria and amplified viral nucleic acid from in-use testing of gastrointestinal endoscopes

Deva, A. K., Vickery, K., Zou, J., West, R. H., Selby, W., Benn, R. A. V., Harris, J. R. & Cossart, Y. E., Jun 1998, In : Journal of Hospital Infection. 39, 2, p. 149-157 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Gastrointestinal Endoscopes
Nucleic Acids
Decontamination
Bacteria
Endoscopes

Silicone in nasal augmentation rhinoplasty: A decade of clinical experience

Deva, A. K., Merten, S. & Chang, L., 1998, In : Plastic and reconstructive surgery. 102, 4, p. 1230-1237 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Rhinoplasty
Silicones
Nose
Phenotype
Prostheses and Implants
1997

Vacuum-assisted closure of a sacral pressure sore

Deva, A. K., Siu, C. & Nettle, W. J., 1997, In : Journal of Wound Care. 6, 7, p. 311-312 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

1996

Delayed rupture of the spleen 5 1/4 years after conservative management of traumatic splenic injury

Deva, A. K. & Thompson, J. F., 1996, In : Australian and New Zealand Journal of Surgery. 66, 7, p. 494-495 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Splenic Rupture
Spontaneous Rupture
Rupture
Spleen
Wounds and Injuries

Establishment of an in-use testing method for evaluating disinfection of surgical instruments using the duck hepatitis B model

Deva, A. K., Vickery, K., Zou, J., West, R. H., Harris, J. P. & Cossart, Y. E., Jun 1996, In : Journal of Hospital Infection. 33, 2, p. 119-130 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Ducks
Disinfectants
Disinfection
Laparoscopes
Hepatitis B

Postpartum avulsion of the terminal ileal wall in Crohn's disease

Solomon, M. J., Deva, A. K., Corcoran, S. J. M. & Gallagher, N., 1996, In : Australian and New Zealand Journal of Surgery. 66, 12, p. 849-851 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Ileum
Crohn Disease
Abscess
Postpartum Period
Uterus
1994

Video‐assisted thoracoscopy

Deva, A. K., McCaughan, B. C., Monaghan, G., Hendel, P. N., Hughes, C. F., Thomson, D. S. & Baird, D. K., 1994, In : Australian and New Zealand Journal of Surgery. 64, 10, p. 705-709 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Thoracoscopy
Thoracotomy
Lung
Thoracic Wall
Pneumothorax
1993

The difficult problem of a groin lump in a morbidly obese patient

Deva, A. K., Quinn, M. J. & Nettle, W. J. S., 1993, In : Australian and New Zealand Journal of Surgery. 63, 8, p. 664-665 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review