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The Find a Surgeon directory is a listing of active Fellows of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons who meet the requirements of the College's Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Program and have opted to be on the list. This list excludes retired or inactive Fellows.

 

Peer-reviewed publications

2018

Vega CV, Gostlow HC, Marlow N, Babidge W, Maddern G. Characteristics of participants who withdraw from surgical simulation-based educational research. BMJ Simulation and Technology Enhanced Learning. 2018; [Epub ahead of print]. DOI: 10.1136.

Vreugdenburg TD, Forel D, Marlow N, Maddern GJ, Quinn J, Lander R, Tobin S. Morbidity and mortality meetings: gold, silver or bronze? ANZ Journal of Surgery.  2018; [Epub ahead of print]. PMID:  29430809.

Scarfe, A, Duncan, J, Ma, N, Cameron, A, Rankin, D, Karatassas, A, Fletcher, D, Watters, D, Maddern, G. Day case hernia repair: weak evidence or practice gap? ANZ Journal of Surgery.  2018; [Epub ahead of print]. PMID:  29573102.

Forel, D, Vandepeer, M, Duncan, J, Tivey, DR, Tobin, SA. Leaving surgical training: some of the reasons are in surgery. ANZ Journal of Surgery.  2018; [Epub ahead of print]. PMID:  29411485.

Atukorale, YN, Lambert, RS, Cameron, AL, Maddern, GJ. Stem cell treatments within surgical specialities: what is the evidence? ANZ Journal of Surgery.  2018; 88(1-2):11-12. PMID: 29392912.

Vreugdenburg, TD, Cameron, AL, Wild, C. Prostate artery embolisation: poor design and reporting impact the value of current systematic reviews. European Urology.  2018; 73(4):642-643. PMID:  29273408 .

2017

Saing, S, Haywood, P, Duncan, JK, Ma, N, Cameron, AL, Goodall, S. Cost-effective imaging for resectability of liver lesions in colorectal cancer: an economic decision model. ANZ Journal of Surgery.  2017 [Epub ahead of print]. PMID:  28982209     .

Gostlow, H, Vega, CV, Marlow, N, Babidge, W, Maddern, G. Do Surgeons React?: A retrospective analysis of surgeons' response to harassment of a colleague during simulated operating theatre scenarios. Annals of Surgery.  2017 [Epub ahead of print]. PMID:    28742690   .

Tivey, D, Ma, N, Duncan, J, Atukorale, Y, Lambert, R, Maddern, G. INHTA impact story: legislative and accreditation requirements for office-based surgery in Australia. Strengthening Health Systems Journal.  2017; 33(4):434-41. PMID: 29241476.

Mueller, D, Tivey, D, Croce, D. Health-technology assessment: Its role in strengthening health systems in developing countries. Strengthening Health Systems. 2017; 2(1):6-11. DOI:10.7196.

Ma, N, Cameron, A, Tivey, D, Grae, N, Roberts, S, Morris, A. Systematic review of a patient care bundle in reducing staphylococcal infections in cardiac and orthopaedic surgery. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2017; 84(4):239-46. PMID:  28190291.

Ma, N, Duncan, JK, Scarfe, AJ, Schuhmann, S, Cameron, AL. Clinical safety and effectivness of transversus abdominal plane (TAP) block in post-operative analgesia: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Anesthesia. 2017; 31(3):432-52. PMID: 28271227.

Duncan, JK, MA, N, Vreugdenburg, TD, Cameron, AL, Maddern, G. Gadoxetic acid-enhanced MRI for the characterization of hepatocellular carcinoma: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 2017; 45(1):281-90. PMID: 27299482.

Lambert, R, Vreugdenburg, TD, Marlow, N, Scott, NA, McGahan, L, Tivey, D. Practical applications of rapid review methods in the development of Australian health policy. Australian Health Review. 2017; 41(4):463-68 . MID:  27467219 .

2016

Vreugdenburg, TD, Ma, N, Duncan, JK, Riitano, D, Cameron, AL, Maddern, GJ. Comparative diagnostic accuracy of hepatocyte-specific gadoxetic acid (Gd-EOB-DTPA) enhanced MR imaging and contrast enhanced CT for the detection of liver metastases: a systematic review and meta-analysis. International Journal of Colorectal Disease. 2016; 31(11):1739-49. PMID: 27682648.

Scarfe, AJ, Schuhmann-Hingel, S, Duncan, JK, Ma, N, Atukorale, YN, Cameron, AL. Continuous paravertebral block for post-cardiothoracic surgery analgesia: a systematic review and meta-analysis. European Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery. 2016; 50(6):1010-18. PMID: 27242357.

Vreugdenburg, TD, Lambert, RS, Atukorale, YN, Cameron, AL. Stereotactic anatomical localization in complex sinus surgery: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Laryngoscope. 2016; 126(1):51-9. PMID: 26506110.

Atukorale, YN, Church, JL, Hoggan, BL, Lambert, RS, Gurgacz, SL, Goodall, S, Maddern, GJ. Self-expanding metallic stents for the management of emergency malignant large bowel obstruction: A systematic review. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 2016; 20(2):455-62. PMID: 26501483.

2015

Raju, RS, Guy, GS, Majid, AJ, Babidge, W, Maddern, GJ. The Australian and New Zealand audit of surgical mortality-birth, deaths, and carriage. Annals of Surgery. 2015; 261: 304-8. PMID: 24646530.

Pena, G, Altree, M, Field, J, Thomas, MJW, Hewett, P, Babidge, W, et al. Surgeons and trainees perceived self-efficacy in operating theatre non-technical skills. British Journal of Surgery. 2015. PMID: 25790065.

Pena, G, Altree, M, Field, J, Sainsbury, D, Babidge, W, Hewett, P, et al. Nontechnical skills training for the operating room: A prospective study using simulation and didactic workshop. Surgery. 2015; 158(1): 300-9. PMID: 25835218.

Pena, G, Altree, M, Babidge, W, Field, J, Hewett, P, Maddern, G. Mobile simulation unit: Taking simulation to the surgical trainee. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2015; 85(5): 339-43. PMID: 25901798.

Lin D, Pena G, Field J, Altree M, Marlow N, Babidge W, et al. What are the demographic predictors in laparoscopic simulator performance? ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2015. PMID: 25645288.

Boult, M, Babidge W, Pleass, S, Scott, D. Looking back at the John Mitchell Crouch Fellowship: the most prestigious research award of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2015; 85(10): 705-8. PMID: 26183706.

2014

Dawe, SR, Pena, GN, Windsor, JA, Broeders, JA, Cregan, PC, Hewett, PJ & Maddern, GJ. Systematic review of skills transfer after surgical simulation-based training. British Journal of Surgery. 2014; 101(9), 1063-76. PMID: 24827930.

Dawe, SR, Windsor, JA, Broeders, JAJL, Cregan, PC, Hewett, PJ & Maddern, GJ. A systematic review of surgical skills trasfer after simulation-based training: Laparoscopic cholecystectomy and endoscopy. Annals of Surgery. 2014; 259(2), 236-48. PMID: 24100339.

Gurgacz, S, Zamora, L & Scott, NA, Percutaneous sclerotherapy for vascular malformations: A systematic review. Annals of Vascular Surgery. 2014; 28(5), 1335-49. PMID: 24509373.

Hoggan, BL & Cameron, AL. Systematic review of hyperbaric oxygen therapy for the treatment of non-neurological soft tissue radiation-related injuries. Supportive Care in Cancer. 2014; 22(6), 1715-26. PMID: 24794980.

Khan, MW, Lin, D, Marlow, N, Altree, M, Babidge, W, Field, J, Hewett, P & Maddern, G. Laparoscopic skills maintenance: A randomized trial of virtual reality and box trainer simulators. Journal of Surgical Education. 2014; 71(1), 79-84. PMID: 24411428.

Leopardi, D, Thavaneswaran, P, Mutimer, KLA, Olbourne, NA & Maddern, GJ. Autologous fat trasfer for breast augmentation: A systematic review. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2014; 84(4), 255-30. PMID: 23656507.

Pena, GN, Altree, M, Babidge, W & Maddern, GJ. Surgical simulation training: Mobile and anywhere. Medical Journal of Australia. 2014; 200(3), 180-81. PMID:24528437.

Tan, SB, Pena, G, Altree, M & Maddern, GJ. Multidisciplinary team simulation for the operating theatre: A review of the litrature. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2014; 84(7-8), 5015-22. PMID: 24299531.

Thavaneswaran, P & Vandepeer, M. Lumbar artificial intervertebral disc replacement: A systematic review. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2014; 84(3),121-27. PMID: 23869616.

Daruwalla, J, Marlow, N, Field, J, Altree, M, Babidge, W, Hewett, P, Maddern, GJ. Effect of fatigue on laparoscopic skills: a comparative historical cohort study. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2014; 84(3): 137-42. PMID: 23351016.

Marlow, N, Altree, M, Babidge, W, Field, J, Hewett, P, Maddern, G. Laparoscopic skills acquisition: a study of simulation and traditional training. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2014; 84(12): 976-80. PMID: 23782685.

2013

Broadbridge, V, Karapetis, C, Beeke, C, Woodman, R, Padbury, R, Maddern, G, Kim, S, Roder, D, Hakendorf, P, Price, T. Do metastatic colorectal cancer patients who present with late relapse after curative intent surgery have a better survival? British Journal of Cancer. 2013; 109(5): 1338-43. PMID: 23860523.

Broeders, JA, Roks, CJ, Ahmed Ali, U, Watson, DJ, Baigrie, RJ, Cao, ZG, Hartmann, J, Maddern, GJ. Laparoscopic anterior 180 versus Nissen fundoplication for gastroesophageal reflux disease: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials. Annals of Surgery. 2013; 257(5): 850-9. PMID: 23470572.

Butler, C, Thavaneswaren, P, Lee, I. Efficacy of the active middle-ear implant in patients with sensorineural hearing loss. The Journal of Laryngology and Otology. 2013; 127 (Suppl. S2): S8-16. PMID: 23790515.

Cook, JA, McCulloch, P, Blazeby, JM, Beard, DJ, Marinac-Dabic, D, Sedrakyan, A, IDEAL Group. IDEAL framework for surgical innovation 3: randomized controlled trials in the assessment stage and evaluations in the long term study stage. British Medical Journal. 2013; 346: f2820. PMID: 23778425.

Ergina, PL, Barkun, JS, McCulloch, P, Cook, JA, Altman, DG, IDEAL Group. IDEAL framework for surgical innovation 2: observational studies in the exploration and assessment stages. British Medical Journal. 2013; 346: f3011. PMID: 23778426.

Gallego, G, Van Gool, K, Casey, R, Maddern, G. Surgeons views of health technology assessment in Australia: online pilot survey. International Journal of Technology and Assessment 2013; 29(3): 309-14. PMID: 23768974.

Hailey, D, Werko, S, Bakri, R, Cameron, A, Gohlen, B, Myles, S, Pwu, J, Yothasamut J. Involvement of consumers in HTA activities by INAHTA agencies. International Journal of Assessment in Healthcare Technology 2013; 29(1):79-83. PMID: 23217279.

Maddern, GJ. NHMRC surgical success? We have only ourselves to blame! [Perspective] ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2013; 83: 4-7.

McCulloch, P, Cook, JA, Altman, DG, Heneghan, C, Diener MK, IDEAL Group. IDEAL framework for surgical innovation 1: the idea and development stages. British Medical Journal. 2013; 346: f3012. PMID: 23778427.

Pena, G, Altree, M, Field, J, Babidge, W, Maddern, G. Demand for surgical simulated learning. Supervisors and trainees view - do they align? [Perspective] ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2013; 83: 700-1. PMID: 24251319.

Xafis, V, Babidge, W, Field, J, Altree, M, Marlow, N, Maddern, G. The efficacy of laparoscopic skills training in a Mobile Simulation Unit compared with a fixed site: a comparative study. Surgical Endoscopy. 2013; 27(7): 2606-12. PMID: 23389073.

Zamora, L, Humphreys, K, Watt, A, Forel, D, Cameron, A. Systematic review of computer-navigated total knee arthroplasty. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2013; 83(1-2): 22-30. PMID: 22984894.

Zamora, L, Humphreys, K, Watt, A, Forel, D, Cameron, A. A systematic review of computer-navigated total knee arthroplasty. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2013; 83 (1-2): 22-30. PMID: 22984894.

2012

Gurgacz, S, Smith, J, Truskett, P, Babidge, W, Maddern, G. Credentialing of surgeons: a systematic review across a number of jurisdictions. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2012; 82(7-8): 492-498. PMID: 22788910.

Kanhere, M, Kanhere, H, Cameron, A, Maddern, G. Does patient volume affect clinical outcomes in adults intensive care unit? Intensive Care Medicine. 2012; 38(5): 741-751. PMID: 22476446.

Morris, T, Wetzig, N, Sinclair, S, Kollias, J, Zorbas, H. Evaluation of implementation of sentinel node biopsy in Australia. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2012; 82(7-8): 541-547. PMID: 22776424.

Ogilvy, M, Kollias, J. Operating principles for running a Clinical Quality Registry: are they feasible? ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2012; 82(11): 832-7. PMID: 22943307.

Ooi, C, Campbell, I, Kollias, J, de Silva, P. National Breast Cancer Audit: overview of invasive breast cancer in New Zealand. New Zealand Medical Journal. 2012; 125: 1359. PMID: 22932509.

Roder, D, De Silva, P, Zorbas, H, Kollias, J, Malycha, P, Pyke, C, Campbell, I. Survival from breast cancer: an analysis of Australian data by surgeon case load, trearment cantre location, and health insurance status. Australian Health Review. 2012; 36(3): 342-348. PMID: 22935129.

Roder, D, De Silva, P, Zorbas, H, Kollias, J, Malycha, P, Pyke, C, Campbell, I. Age effect on survival from early breast cancer in clinical settings in Australia. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2012; 82(7-8): 524-528. PMID: 22776502.

Roder, D, De Silva, P, Zorbas, H, Kollias, J, Malycha, P, Pyke, C, Campbell, I, Webster, F. Survival from synchronous bilateral breast cancer: the experience of surgeons participating in the Breast Audit of the Society of Breast Surgeons of Australia and New Zealand. Asia Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention. 2012; 13(4): 1413-1418. PMID: 22799341.

Roder, D, De Silva, P, Zorbas, H, Webster, F, Kollias, J, Pyke, C, Campbell, I. Adherence to recommended treatments for early invasive breast cancer: decisions of women attending surgeons in the Breast Cancer Audit of Australia and New Zealand. Asia Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention. 2012; 13(4):1675-1682. PMID: 22799387.

Swee, CT, Marrow, N, Field, J, Altree, M, Babidge, W, Hewett, P, Maddern, G. A randomized crossover trial examining low- versus high-fidelity simulation in basic laparoscopic skills training. Surgical Endoscopy. 2012; 26(11): 3207-3214. PMID:  22648100.

Whitfield, R, Kollias, J, De Silva, P, Turner, J, Maddern, G. Management of ductal carcinoma in situ according to Van Nuys Prognostic Index in Australia and New Zealand. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2012; 82(7-8): 518-523. PMID: 22758922.

Whifield, R, Kollias, J, De Silva, P, Zorbas, H, Maddern, G. The use of Trastuzumab in Australia and New Zealand - results from the National Breast Cancer Audit. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2012; 82(4): 234-239. PMID: 22510180.

2011

Ahern, E, Thavaneswaran, P, Babidge, W, Maddern, G. Consumer perspectives in surgical research and audit. International Journal of Technology Assessment in Healthcare. 2011; 27(4): 337-342. PMID: 22004774.

Sturm, L, Cooter, R, Mutimer, K, Graham, J, Maddern, G. A systematic review of dermal fillers for age-related lines and wrinkles. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2011; 81(1-2): 9-11. PMID: 21299793.

2010

Perera, C, Bridgwater, F, Thavaneswaran, P, Maddern, G. Safety and efficacy of nontherapeutic male circumcision" a systematic review. Annals of Family Medicine. 2010; 8(1): 64-72. PMID: 19453887.

Wang, J, Kollias, J, Boult, M, Babidge, W, Zorbas, H, Roder, D, Maddern G. Patterns of surgical treatment for women with breast cancer in relation to age. The Breast Journal. 2010; 16(1): 60-5. PMID: 19889171.

Watt, AM, Patkin, M, Sinnott, MJ, Black, RJ, Maddern, GJ. Scalpel safety in the operative seting: A systematic review. Surgery. 2010; 147: 98-106. PMID: 19828169.

Roder, D, Wang, J, Zorbas, H, Kollias, J, Maddern, G. Survival from breast cancers managed by surgeons participating in the National Breast Cancer Audit of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2010; 80(11): 776-80. PMID: 20969682.

2009

Ananda, S et al. Initial impact of Australia's national bowel cancer screening program. Medical Journal of Australia. 2009; 191(7): 378-81. PMID: 19807627.

Chen, D, Barber, C, McLoughlin, P, Thavaneswaran, P, Jamieson, G, Maddern, G. Systematic review of endoscopic treatments for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease. British Journal of Surgery. 2009; 96: 128-13. PMID: 19160349.

Hoggan, BL, Cameron, AL, Maddern, GJ. Systematic review of endovenous laser therapy versus surgery for the treatment of saphenous vericose veins. Annals of Vascular Surgery. 2009; 23(2): 277-87. PMID: 19128927.

Humphreys, K, Wormald, P, Maddern, GJ. Upper airway surgery for adult abstructive sleep apnoea: what is the avidence? ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2009; 79(4): 223-4. PMID: 19432703.

Leopardi, D, Hoggan, BL, Fitridge, RA, Woodruff, PWH, Maddern, GJ. Systematic review of treatments for varicose veins. Annals of Vascular Surgery. 2009; 23(2): 264-76. PMID: 19059756.

Perera, CL, Bridgewater, FH, Thavaneswaran, P, Jamieson, GG, Nontherapeutic male circumcision: tackling the difficult issues. Journal of Sexual Medicine. 2009; 6(8): 2237-43. PMID: 19453887.

Sturm, LP, Cooter, RD, Mutimer, KL, Graham, JC, Maddern, GJ. A systematic review of permanent and semipermanent dermal fillers for HIV-associated facial lipoatrophy. AIDS patient care and STDS. 2009; 23(9): 699-714. PMID: 19673594.

Wang, J, Marsh, C, Maddern, G, Kollias, J. Are male breast cancer patients treated differently from female breast cancer patients in Australia and New Zealand? The Breast. 2009; 18: 378-81. PMID: 19850477.

Last update: 30-05-2018.