Browse our publications by year:

2019

  1. Ansari N, Brown KGM, McBride K, Steffens D, Koh C, Young CJ, Solomon M, Moran B. Accelerating the learning curve in Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy using an external mentor model. ANZ J Surg 2019; DOI:10.1111/ans.1533
  2. Bell S W, Heriot AG, Warrier SK, Farmer CK, Stevenson ARL, Bissett I, Kong JC, Solomon M. Surgical techniques in the Management of Rectal Cancer: A Modified-Delphi Method by Colorectal Surgeons in Australia and New Zealand. Techniques in Coloproctology 2019; 1-7:
  3. Brown KGM, Solomon MJ, Lau YC, Steffens D, Austin KKS, Lee PJ. Sciatic and femoral nerve resection during extended radical surgery for advanced pelvic tumours: long-term survival, functional and quality of life outcomes. Ann Surg 2019 DOI: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000003390.
  4. Brown KGM, Solomon MJ, Young J, Seco M, Bannon PG. Addressing the ethical grey zone in surgery: a framework for identification and safe introduction of novel surgical techniques and procedures. ANZ J Surg 2019; 89:634-638  (Review article)
  5. Brown KGM, Solomon MJ, Mahon K, O’Shannassy S.  Management of colorectal cancer.  BMJ 2019; 366:I4561: doi.org/10.1136/bmj.l4561
  6. Chua AWY, Chua MJ, Kam PCA, Broekhuis D, Karunaratne S, Stalley PD. Anaesthetic challenges for pelvic reconstruction with custom three-dimensional-printed titanium implants: A retrospective cohort study. Anaesthesia and  Intensive Care. 2019; DOI: 10.1177/0310057X19864599
  7. Clark DA, Cuda T, Riddell A, Radford-Smith G, Solomon M. Drain fluid amylase as a sensitive biomarker for the early detection of anastomotic leakage in ileal pouch surgery.  Colorectal Diseases 2019; 21:460-464: doi:10.1111/codi.14536
  8. Collett GK, Durcinoska I, NM Rankin, Blinman P, Barnes DJ, Anderiesz C, Young JM. Patients’ experience of lung cancer care coordination: a qualitative exploration. Supportive care in cancer 2019; 27:485-493
  9. Hogan SE, Solomon MJ, Carey SK.  Exploring reasons behind patient compliance with nutrition supplements before pelvic exenteration surgery.  Supportive Care in Cancer 2019; 27:1853-1860; DOI: 10.1007/s00520-018-4445-1
  10. Hogan SE, Steffens D, Rangan A, Solomon M, Carey S.  The effect of diets delivered into the gastrointestinal tract on gut motility after colorectal surgery – a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2019; DOI: 10.1038/s41430-019-0474-1
  11. Hogan S, Solomon M, Rangan A, Carey S. Bridging the gap between research and practice for nutrition support after pelvic exenteration surgery.  Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 2019; 28:486-494
  12. Hogan S, Solomon M, Rangan A, Ferrie S, Carey S.  The Impact of Preoperative Immunonutrition and Standard Polymeric Supplements on Patient Outcomes After Pelvic Exenteration Surgery, Taking Compliance Into Consideration: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition 2018; DOI: 10.1002/jpen.1709
  13. Huang Y, Koh CE. Sacral nerve stimulation for bowel dysfunction following low anterior resection: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Colorectal Disease 2019; doi:10.1111/codi.14690
  14. Lau YC, Jongerius K, Wakeman C, Heriot AG, Solomon MJ, Sagar PM, Tekkkis PP, Frizelle FA. Influence of the level of sacrectomy on survival in patients with locally advanced and recurrent rectal cancer. British Journal of Surgery 2019; DOI:10.1002/bjs.11048
  15. Lau YC, Brown KGM, Lee PJ. Pelvic Exenteration for Locally Advanced and Recurrent Rectal Cancer – How much more. J Gastrointestinal Oncol 2019; DOI: 10.21037/jgo.2019.01.21
  16. Lau YC, Brown KGM, Cheong J, Byrne C, Lee PJ. LIFT and BioLIFT: A ten-year single centre experience of treating complex fistula-in-ano with ligation of intersphincteric fistula tract (LIFT) procedure with or without bio prosthetic reinforcement (BioLIFT). J Gastrointest Surg; [Accepted for publication 2019]
  17. Lee PJ, Tan W, Brown KGM, Solomon MJ.  Response to Carboni. Colorectal Diseases 2019; DOI:10.1111/codi.14578
  18. Lim BT, Huang Y-J, Shepherd HL, Shaw J, Costa D, Durcinsoka I, Young JM, White K, Sze M, Butow P.  Health literacy and cancer care coordination in Chinese migrant patients and their carers: A cross‐sectional survey.  Psycho-Oncology 2019; 1-8
  19. McBride KE, Steffens D, Duncan K, Bannon PG, Solomon MJ.  Knowledge and attitudes of theatre staff prior to the implementation of robotic-assisted surgery in the public sector.  PLoS ONE 2019; 14: e0213840. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0213840
  20. McBride KE, Solomon MJ, Steffens D, Bannon PG, Glozier N.  Mental illness and surgery: do we care? ANZ Journal of Surgery 2019; 89: 630-631
  21. McBride K, Steffens D, Solomon MJ, Anderson T, Young J, Leslie S, Thanigasalam R, Bannon PG. Research as the gatekeeper: introduction ofrobotic-assisted surgery into the public sector. Australian Health Review  2019: DOI:10.1071/AH19045
  22. Morrow A; Hogden E; Kang YJ; Steinberg J; Canfell K; Solomon MJ; Kench JG; Gill AJ; Shaw T; Pachter N; Parkinson B; Wolfenden L; Mitchell G; Macrae F; Tucker K; Taylor N.  Comparing theory and non-theory based implementation approaches to improving referral practices in cancer genetics: a cluster randomised trial protocol. Trials 2019; 20:373:DOI: 10.1186/s13063-019-3457-6
  23. Mukherjee P, Clark J, Wallace G, Cheng K, Solomon MJ, Richardson A, Maddern G.  Discussion paper on proposed new regulatory changes on 3D technology: a surgical perspective.  ANZ Journal of Surgery 2019; 89:117-121
  24. Ogura A, Konishi T, Cunningham C, Garcia-Aguilar J, Iversen H, Toda S, Lee IK, Lee HX, Uehara J, Lee P, Putter H, Cornelis J. van de Velde CJH, Beets GL, Rutten HJT, Kusters M, on behalf of the Lateral Node Study Consortium. Neoadjuvant (Chemo)radiotherapy With Total Mesorectal Excision Only Is Not Sufficient to Prevent Lateral Local Recurrence in Enlarged Nodes: Results of the Multicenter Lateral Node Study of Patients with Low cT3/4 Rectal Cancer. Journal of Clinical Oncology 2019; 37:33-43
  25. Peacock O, Waters P, Bressel M, Lynch C, Wakeman C, Eglington T, Koh C, Lee PJM, Austin KKS, Satish, Solomon MJ, Frizelle F, Heriot A. In the beyond TME era: prognostic factors and patterns of failure after surgery for T4 rectal cancer. British Journal of Surgery Accepted 26 April 2019
  26. Purdie S, Creighton N, White K, Baker D, Ewald D, Lee C, Lyon A, Man J, Michail D, Miller A, Tan L, Currow D, Young J.  Pathways to diagnosis of non‐small cell lung cancer: a descriptive cohort study.  NPJ Primary Care Respiratory Medicine 2019; 29:2; DOI:10.1038/s41533-018-0113-7
  27. Shrewsbury VA, Venchiarutti RL, Foley B, Bonnefin A, Byth K, Hayes A, Flood V, Steinbeck KS, Baur LA, Shah S. (2019) Impact and cost of the peer-led Students As LifeStyle Activists program in high schools. Health Educ J (Accepted, in press) 2019
  28. Solomon MJ, Brown KGM. Extended radical resection: The standard of care of patients with advanced pelvic malignancy. [Editorial] Annals of Surgical Oncology 2019; DOI:10.1245/s10434-019-07817-7
  29. Steffens D, Beckenkamp PR, Young J, Solomon MJ, da Silva TM, Hancock MJ.  Is preoperative physical activity level of patients undergoing cancer surgery associated with postoperative outcomes? A systematic review and meta-analysis. European Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019; 45:510-518
  30. Steffens D, Young JM, Solomon M, Beckenkamp PR, Koh C, Vuong K, Brodie MA, Delbaere K.  Preliminary evidence for physical activity following pelvic exenteration: a pilot longitudinal cohort study.  BMC Cancer 2019:19:661
  31. Stevenson ARL, Solomon MJ, Brown SSB, Lumley JW, Hewett P, Clouston AD, Gebski VJ, Wilson K, Hague W, Simes J, on behalf of the Australasian Gasro-Intestinal Trails Group (AGITG) ALaCaRT investigators.  Disease-free Survival and Local Recurrence After Laparoscopic-assisted Resection or Open Resection for Rectal Cancer The Australasian Laparoscopic Cancer of the Rectum Randomized Clinical Trial. Annals of Surgery 2019; 269:596-602
  32. The PelvEx Collaborative. Surgical and Survival Outcomes Following Pelvic Exenteration for Locally Advanced Primary Rectal Cancer. Results from an International Collaboration. Annals of Surgery 2019:269:315-321.
  33. Van Ramshorst GH, Young JM, Solomon MJ. Complications and impact on quality of life of Vertical Rectus Abdominis Myocutaneous (VRAM) flaps for reconstruction in pelvic exenteration surgery. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum 2019 [Accepted 20 June]
  34. Venchiarutti RL, Solomon MJ, Koh CE, Young JM, Steffens D. Pushing the boundaries of pelvic exenteration by maintaining survival at the cost of morbidity. British Journal of Surgery 2019; accepted for publication March 2019
  35. Zhu KJ, Austin KKS, Solomon MJ.  Tumors of the Ischiorectal Fossa: A single-institution experience.  Diseases of the Colon & Rectum 2019; 62:196-202

2018

  1. Beardsley C, Brown K, Sandroussi C; Euthanasia and surgeons: an overview of the Victorian Voluntary Assisted Dying Act 2017 and its relevance to surgical practice in Australia. ANZ Journal of Surgery 2018; 88:956-958
  2. Brown BB, Young J, Smith DP, Kneebone AB, Brooks AJ, Egger S,  Xhilaga M, Dominello A, O’Connell DL, Haines M.  A multidisciplinary team-oriented intervention to increase guideline recommended care for high-risk prostate cancer: A stepped-wedge cluster randomised implementation trial. Implementation Science 2018; 13:43 [DOI: 10.1186/s13012-018-0733-x]
  3. Brown KGM, Solomon MJ.  Progress and future direction in the management of advanced colorectal cancer.  BJS Open 2018; 2018;105: 615-617. Podcast DOI:10.1002/bjs.10759
  4. Byrne CM, Zahid A, Young JM, Solomon MJ, Young CJ.  Response: Gum chewing aids bowel function return and analgesic requirements after bowel surgery: A randomised controlled trial. Colorectal Disease 2018; 20:450-451
  5. Carey S, Kalachov M, Jones L, Koh C.  Development of consensus on models of care in adults with intestinal failure using a modified Delphi approach.  Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology 2018; 33:9:1598-1602
  6. Clark DA, Cuda T, Riddell A, Radford-Smith G, Solomon M. Drain fluid amylase as a sensitive biomarker for the early detection of anastomotic leakage in ileal pouch surgery.  Colorectal Diseases 2018; doi:10.1111/codi.14536
  7. Collett GK, Durcinoska I, NM Rankin, Blinman P, Barnes DJ, Anderiesz C, Young JM. Patients’ experience of lung cancer care coordination: a qualitative exploration. Supportive care in cancer 2018: DOI: 10.1007/s00520-018-4338-3. [Epub ahead of print]
  8. Creighton N, Purdie S, Soeberg M, Walton R, Baker D, Young J.  Self-selection in a population-based cohort study: impact on health service use and survival for bowel and lung cancer assessed using data linkage. BMC Medical Research Methodology 2018; 18:84 DOI:10.1186/s12874-018-0537-3
  9. Purdie S, Creighton N, White K, Baker D, Ewald D, Lee C, Lyon A, Man J, Michail D, Miller A, Tan L, Currow D, Young J.  Pathways to diagnosis of non‐small cell lung cancer: a descriptive cohort study.  NPJ Primary Care Respiratory Medicine  2019; 29:2 ; https://doi.org/10.1038/s41533-018-0113-7
  10. De Campos TF, Maher CG, Steffens D, Fuller JT, Hancock MJ.  Exercise programs may be effective in preventing a new episode of neck pain: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Physiotherapy 2018; 64:159-165
  11. Hogan SE, Solomon MJ, Carey SK.  Exploring reasons behind patient compliance with nutrition supplements before pelvic exenteration surgery.  Supportive Care in Cancer 2018; DOI: 10.1007/s00520-018-4445-1
  12. Karunaratne S, Duan M, Pappas E, Fritsch B, Boyle R, Gupta S, Stalley P, Horsley M, Steffens D.    The effectiveness of robotic hip and knee arthroplasty on patient-reported outcomes: A systematic review and meta-analysis. International Orthopaedics 2018; doi.org/10.1007 /s00264-018-4140-3
  13. Lee P, Tan WJ, Brown K, Solomon MJ.  Addressing the empty pelvic syndrome following total pelvic exenteration: does mesh reconstruction help? Colorectal Disease 2018; DOI: 10.1111/codi.14523
  14. Lim JS-Y, Koh CE, Liu H, Solomon MJ, Johnstone SH. The Price We Pay for Radical Curative Pelvic Exenterations: Prevalence and Management of Pain. Diseases of the Colon & Rectum 2018; 61:314-319
  15. McCombie AM. Frizelle F, Bagshaw PF, Frampton CM, Herwett PJ, McMurrick PJ, Rieger N, Solomon MJ, Stevenson AR.  The ALCCaS Trial: A Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing Quality of Life Following Laparoscopic Versus Open Colectomy for Colon Cancer. Diseases of the colon & rectum 2018; 61: 10
  16. McBride KE, Solomon MJ, Young JM, Steffens D, Lambert T, Glozier N, Bannon PG.  The impact of serious mental illness on surgical patient outcomes.  ANZ Journal of Surgery 2018; DOI: 10.1111/ans.14508
  17. Parreira P, Maher C, Steffens D, Hancock MJ, Ferreira M. Risk factors for low back pain and sciatica: An umbrella review. The Spine Journal. 2018; DOI:10.1016/j.spinee.2018.05.018
  18. Steffens D. Beckenkamp PR, Hancock M, Solomon M, Young J.  Pre-operative exercise halves the post-operative complication rate in patients with lung cancer: a systematic review of the effect of exercise on complications, length of stay and quality of life in patients with cancer.  British Journal of Sports Medicine 2018; 52:344(1-9)
  19. Steffens D, Young J, Beckenkamp PR, Ratcliffe J, Rubie F, Ansari N, Pillinger N, Solomon M. Feasibility and acceptability of PrEoperative Physical Activity to improve patient outcomes after major cancer surgery: study protocol for a pilot randomised controlled trial (PEPA Trial). Study Protocol. BioMedCentral 2018; 19:112 [DOI: 10.1186/s13063-018-2481-2]
  20. Steffens D, Solomon MJ, Young JM, Koh C, Venchiarutti RL, Lee P, Austin K. Cohort study of long-term survival and quality of life following pelvic exenteration. BJS Open 2018; DOI: 10.1002/5.75
  21. Steffens D, Solomon M, Vuong K, Alchin L, Roberts R, Koh C, Young J.  Effect of timing on baseline quality of life scores among surgical cancer patients.  BMC Research Notes 2018; 11:210 [DOI: 10.1189/s13104-018-3312-y]
  22. Steffens D, Beckenkamp PR, Young J, Solomon MJ, da Silva TM, Hancock MJ.  Is preoperative physical activity level of patients undergoing cancer surgery associated with postoperative outcomes? A systematic review and meta-analysis. European Journal of Surgical Oncology 2018; DOI:10.1016/j.ejso.
  23. Stevenson ARL, Solomon MJ, Brown CSB, Lumley JW, Hewett P, Clouston AD, Gebski VJ, Wilson K, Hague W, Simes J, on behalf of the Australasian Gastro-Intestinal Trials (AGITG) ALaCaRT investigators.  Disease-free Survival and Local Recurrence After Laparoscopic-assisted Resection or Open Resection for Rectal Cancer. Annals of Surgery 2018; doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000003021
  24. The PelvEx Collaborative. Factors affecting outcomes following pelvic exenteration for locally recurrent rectal cancer.  BJS Open 2018; 150:650-657 DOI:10.1002/bjs.10734
  25. The PelvEx Collaborative.  Minimally invasive surgery techniques in pelvic exenteration: a systematic and meta-analysis review.  Surgical Endoscopy 2018; 32:4707-4715
  26. Van Ramshorst GH, O’Shannassy S, Brown WE, Kench JG, Solomon MJ.  A qualitative study of the development of a multidisciplinary case conference review methodology to reduce involved margins in pelvic exenteration surgery for recurrent rectal cancer.  Colorectal Disease 2018; 20:1004-1013
  27. Waller J, Brown KGM, Mendes C, Ansari N. Novel technique for stomal isolation after extensive abdominal wall soft tissue loss. Techniques in Coloproctology 2018; 22:977-980
  28. Young JM, Durcinoska I, DeLoyde K, Solomon MJ. Patterns of follow up and survivorship care for people with colorectal cancer in New South Wales, Australia: a population-based survey. BMC Cancer 2018; 18:339

2017

  1. A-Mozany N, Wright C, O’Grady G, Young CY, Solomon MJ. Barriers to the Management of Obstructed Defecation According to Colorectal Surgeons. Colorectal Disease 2017; DOI:10.1111/codi.13665
  2. Ansari N, Solomon MJ, Fisher RJ, Mackay J, Burmeister B, Ackland S, Heriot A, Joseph D, McLachlan SA, McClure B, Ngan SY.  Acute Adverse Events and Postoperative Complications in a Randomized Trial of Preoperative Short-course Radiotherapy versus Long-course Chemoradiotherapy for T3 Adenocarcinoma of the Rectum: Trans-Tasman Radiation Oncology Group Trial (TROG 01.04). Annals of Surgery 2017; 265:882-888
  3. Beesley V, Janda M, Burmeister E, Goldstein D, Gooden H, Merrett N, O’Connell D, Wyld D, Chan R, Young J, Neale R. Association between pancreatic cancer patients’ perception of care coordination and patient outcomes. Palliative and Supportive Care 2017 [Accepted]
  4. Brown KGM, Solomon MJ, Koh CE. Pelvic Exenteration surgery: the evolution of radical surgical techniques for advanced and recurrent pelvic malignancy. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum 2017; 60: 745-754
  5. Brown WE, Koh CE, Badgery-Parker T, Solomon MJ.  Validation of MRI and surgical decision making to predict a complete resection in pelvic exenteration for recurrent rectal cancer. Diseases of the Colon & Rectum 2016; 60:144-151
  6. Brown KGM, Solomon MJ, Latif ER, Koh CE, Vasilaras A, Eisinger D, Sved P.  Urological complications after cystectomy as part of pelvic exenteration are higher than that after cystectomy for primary bladder malignancy. Journal of Surgical Oncology 2017; 115(3); 307-311
  7. Byrne CM, Zahid A, Young JM, Solomon MJ, Young CJ.  Gum chewing aids bowel function return and analgesic requirements after bowel surgery: A randomised controlled trial. Colorectal Disease 2017; 20:438-448
  8. Choy I, Young JM, Badgery-Parker T, Masya LM, Shepherd HL, Koh C, Heriot AG, Solomon MJ.  Baseline quality of life predicts pelvic exenteration outcome.  ANZ Journal of Surgery [First published online 2015] 2017; 87:935-939
  9. Durcinoska I, Young JM, Solomon MJ.   Patterns and predictors of colorectal cancer care coordination: a population-based survey of Australian patients. Cancer 2017; 123:319-326
  10. Heidi CSY, Chan DKH, Solomon MS, Tan KK. Obscure Bleeding From an Ovarian Carcinoma Invading the Small Bowel. [Images of the month]. The American Journal of Gastroenterology 2017; 112:534
  11. Koh CE, Solomon MJ, Brown K, Austin KKS, Byrne CM, Lee P, Young JM.  The evolution of pelvic exenteration practice at a single centre: Lessons learnt from over 500 cases.  Diseases of the Colon & Rectum 2017; 60:627-635
  12. Lansom JD, Rowe S, Sandroussi C, Harrison JD, Solomon M, McCaughan G, Crawford M.  Factors influencing donor and recipient decision making in adult-to-adult living donor liver transplantation: a survey of a non-transplant population.  ANZ Journal of Surgery 2017; 87;177-181 [First published online 2014]
  13. Lee P, Francis KE, Solomon MJ, Ramsey-Stewart G, Austin KKS, Koh C.  The Triangle of Marcille: the anatomical gateway to lateral pelvic exenteration.  ANZ Journal of Surgery 2017; 87:582-586 [DOI:10.1111/ans.13872]
  14. Liu K, Strasser SI, Koorey DJ, Leong RW, Solomon M, McCaughan GW.  Interactions between primary sclerosing cholangitis and inflammatory bowel disease: implications in the adult liver transplant setting.  Expert review of gastroenterology & hepatology 2017; 11:949-960
  15. McBride K, Young JM, Bannon PG, Solomon MJ.  Assessing surgical research at the teaching hospital level.  ANZ Journal of Surgery 2017; 87:70-75
  16. McBride K, Solomon MJ. Bannon PG, Young J. Enhancing surgical research at the hospital level: a new model.  ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2017; DOI:10.1111/ans.13949
  17. Rajendran S, Koh C, Solomon M.  Extra-mammary Paget’s disease of the Perianal region: A twenty year experience. ANZ Journal of Surgery [1st published online 2014] 2017; 87:132-137
  18. Sharp G, Yeo DA, Koh C. Presentation of secondary parasitic infection 37 years after primary infection. Journal of Surgical Case Reports 2017; Accepted 12 May
  19. Steffens D, Thanigasalam R, Leslie S, Maneck B, Young JM, Solomon MJ.  Robotic Surgery in Uro-Oncology: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomised Controlled Trials. Urology 2017; 106:9-17 DOI: 10.1016/j.urology.2017.03.015
  20. Vangelov B, Venchiarutti RL, Smee RI. (2017) Critical Weight Loss in Patients with Oropharynx Cancer During Radiotherapy (±Chemotherapy). Nutr Cancer. Published online 30th October 2017 doi: 10.1080/01635581.2017.1367943
  21. Venchiarutti R, Byth K, Marks J, Chand A, Blumenthal C. Comparing the effectiveness of general dietary advice versus a very low energy diet in an obese outpatient population in Australia. Eating and Weight Disorders 2017; DOI: 10.1007/s40519-017-0443-4
  22. Walczac A, Butow PN, Tattersall MHN, Davidson PM,  Young J, Epstein RM, Costa DSJ, Clayton JM. Encouraging early discussion of life expectancy and end-of-life care: A randomised controlled trial of a nurse-led communication support program for patients and caregivers.  International Journal of Nursing Studies 2017; 67:31-40
  23. Wright DB, Koh CE, Solomon MJ.  Systematic review of the feasibility of laparoscopic reoperation for early postoperative complications following colorectal surgery.  Medical Journal of Surgery 2017; 104:337-346
  24. Young CJ, Zahid A, Koh CE, Young JM. Hypothesized summative anal physiology score correlates but poorly predicts incontinence severity. World Journal of Gastroenterology 2017; 23(31): 5732-5738    DOI: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i31.5732
  25. Young C, Zahid A, Koh C, Young J, Byrne C, Solomon M, Rex J, Candido J.  A Randomised Control Trial of Four Different Regimes of Biofeedback Program in the Treatment of Faecal Incontinence.  Colorectal Disease 2017; 20:312-320
  26. Young JM.  Book Review: Concepts in epidemiology.  [Concepts of Epidemiology: Integrating the ideas, theories, principals and methods of Epidemiology. Third edition. Raj S Phopal, UK: Oxford University Press 2016; p 441. ISBN: 978-0-19-873968-5.] International Journal of Epidemiology 2017; 1-2: DOI: 10.1093/ije/dyx112

2016

  1. Assad Z, Austin K, Young CJ, Young JM, Merlino C, Garibotto N. Long-term Functional Outcome after Stapled and Excisional Haemorrhoidectomy. International Surgery 2016; doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.9738/INTSURG-D-16-00144.1
  2. Austin KK, Herd AJ, Solomon MJ, Ly Ken, Lee PJ. Outcomes of Pelvic Exenteration with en bloc Partial or Complete Pubic Bone Excision for Locally Advanced Primary or Recurrent Pelvic Cancer. Diseases of the Colon & Rectum 2016; 59:831–835
  3. Brown KGM, Solomon MJ, Austin KK, Lee PJ, Stalley P. Posterior high sacral segmental disconnection prior to anterior en bloc exenteration for recurrent rectal cancer.  Techniques in Coloproctology. 2016; 20:401-404
  4. Cooper AE, De-Loyde KJ, Young CJ, Shepherd HL, Wright C.  Pudendal nerve testing does not contribute to surgical decision making following anorectal testing in patients with faecal incontinence.  International Journal of Colorectal Disease 2016; DOI 10.1007/s00384-016-2617-3
  5. Denost Q, Saillour F, Masya L, Martinaud HM, Guillon S, Kret M, Rullier E, Quintard B, Solomon M. Benchmarking trial between France and Australia comparing management of primary rectal cancer beyond TME and locally recurrent rectal cancer (PelviCare Trial): rationale and design.  BMC Cancer 2016; 2016; 16:262
  6. Farrokhzadi L, Dhillon HM, Goumas C, Young JM, Cust AE. Physical activity correlates, barriers and preferences for women with gynecological cancer.  International Journal of Gynecological Cancer 2016; 26:1530-1537
  7. GlobalSurg Collaborative (KohC). Mortality of emergency abdominal surgery in high, middle and low income countries. British Journal of Surgery 2016; 103:971- 988
  8. Harris CA, Solomon MJ, Heriot AG, Sagar PM, Tekkis PP, Dixon L, Pascoe R, Dobbs BR, Frampton CM, Harji DP, Kontovounisios C, Austin KK, Koh CE, Lee PJ, Lynch AC, Warrie SK, Frizelle FA.  The Outcomes and patterns of treatment failure after surgery for locally recurrent rectal cancer. Annals of surgery 2016: 264:323-329
  9. Koh C, Badgery-Parker T, Salkeld G, Young JM, Heriot AG, Solomon MJ. Cost effectiveness of pelvic exenteration for locally advanced pelvic malignancies. British Journal of Surgery 2016; 103:1548-41556
  10. Lim T-Z, Lee PJ, Solomon MJ, Tan KK. Unilateral Pelvic Side-Wall Lymph Node Resection for Rectal Cancer: A Review of the Anatomy.  Annals of Surgical Oncology 2016; 23:S693
  11. Ling M, Young CJ, Shepherd HL, Mak C, Saw RPM.  Workplace Bullying in Surgery.  World J Surg (2016) 40:2560–2566.
  12. McLachlan S-A, Fisher RJ,  Zalcberg J, Solomon MJ, Burmeister B, Goldstein D, Leong Trevor, Ackland SP, McKendrick J, McClure B, Mackay J, Ngan S.  The Impact on Health-related Quality of Life in the first 12 months: a randomized comparison of pre-operative short-course radiation versus long-course chemoradiation for T3 rectal cancer (Trans-Tasman Radiation Oncology Group Trial 01.04). European Journal of Cancer 2016; 55:15-26
  13. Quyn AJ, Austin KKS, Young JM, Badgery-Parker T, Masya LM, Roberts R, Solomon MJ. Outcomes of pelvic exenteration for locally advanced rectal cancer: Overall survival and quality of life.  European Journal of Surgical Oncology 2016; 42:823-828
  14. Quyn AJ, Solomon MJ, Lee PM, Badgery-Parker T, Masya LM, Young JM.  Palliative Pelvic Exenteration: Clinical Outcomes and Quality of Life.  Diseases of the Colon and Rectum 2016; 59:1005-1010
  15. Rankin NM, McGregor D, Stone E, Butow PN, Young JM, White K, Shaw T.  Evidence-practice gaps in lung cancer: A scoping review. European Journal of Cancer Care 2016; DOI: 10.1111/ecc.12588
  16. Rankin NM, McGregor D, Butow PN, Kate W, Phillips JL, Young JM, Pearson SA, York S, Shaw T.  Adapting the nominal group technique for priority setting of evidence-practice gaps in implementation science. BMC Medical Research Methodology 2016; 16:110 [DOI: 10.1186/s12874-016-0210-7]
  17. Shand AW, Chen JS, Selby W, Solomon MJ, Roberts CL. Inflammatory bowel disease in pregnancy: a population-based study of prevalence and pregnancy outcomes. BJOG 2016; DOI: 10.1111/1471-0528.13946
  18. Shaw JM,  Young JM, Butow PN, Badgery-Parker T, Durcinoska I, Harrison JD, Davidson PM, Martin D, Sandroussi C, Joseph D, Das A, Lam V, Johnston E, Solomon MJ.  Improving psychosocial outcomes for caregivers of people with poor prognosis gastrointestinal cancers: a randomized controlled trial (Family Connect).  Supportive Care in Cancer 2016; 24:585-595
  19. Solomon MJ.  Decisional Conflict in Rectal Cancer: Does Quality of Life Measurement Reflect True Preferences? [Editorial] Diseases of the Colon Rectum 2016; 59: 253–254
  20. Tracey E, McCaughan BC, Young JM, Armstrong BK.  How can we ensure that people with lung cancer living in rural and remote areas are treated surgically when appropriate?  Medical Journal of Australia 2016; 204:330 [Editorial]
  21. DC&R Podcast: Nick Battersby (co-author) and Michael Solomon (Reviewer) discuss a paper about bowel-related quality of life impairment after rectal cancer surgery. Podcast DC&R April 2016 (#2): Discussion on bowel-related quality of life impairment after rectal cancer surgery – it’s more than you might think! With lead author Nick Battersby and reviewer Michael Solomon, who also wrote accompanying editorial in DC&R. From April 2016 DC&R. Released March 24, 2016 http://ascrs.libsyn.com/podcast

2015

  1. Ansari N, Young CJ, Schlub TE, Dhillon HM, Solomon MJ. Understanding surgeon decision making in the use of radiotherapy as neoadjuvant treatment in rectal cancer.  International Journal of Surgery 2015; 16:1-6
  2. Brown KGM, Koh CE, Solomon MJ, Choy IC, Dubenea S.  Spiral saphenous vein graft for major pelvic vessel reconstruction during exenteration surgery.  Annals of Vascular Surgery 2015; 29:1323–1326
  3. Brown KGM, Koh CE, Solomon MJ, Qasabian R, Robinson D, Dubenec S.  Outcomes after en bloc iliac vessel excision and reconstruction during pelvic exenteration. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum 2015; 58:850-856
  4. De-loyde KJ, Harrison JD, Durcinoska I, Shepherd HL, Solomon MJ, Young JM.  Which information source is best? Concordance between patient report, clinician report and medical records of patient co-morbidity and adjuvant therapy health information. Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice.  2015; 21(2), 339-346
  5. Dobbins T A, Badgery-Parker T, Currow D C, Young J M.  Assessing measures of comorbidity and functional status for risk adjustment to compare hospital performance for colorectal cancer surgery: a retrospective data-linkage study.  BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 01/2015; 15:55. DOI:10.1186/s12911-015-0175-1
  6. Harji DP, Koh C, Solomon M, Velikova G, Sagar PM, Brown J.  Development of a conceptual framework of health-related quality of life in locally recurrent rectal cancer. Colorectal Disease 2015; 17:954-964
  7. Jones M, Hruby  G, Solomon M,  Rutherford NK, Martin J.  The Role of FDG-PET in the Initial Staging and Response Assessment of Anal Cancer: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Annals of Surgical Oncology 02/2015 DOI: 10.1245/s10434-015-4391-9
  8. Jorgensen ML, Young JM, Dobbins TA, Solomon MJ.  A mortality risk prediction model for older adults with lymph node-positive colon cancer. European Journal of Cancer Care 2015; 24(2), 179-188
  9. Jorgensen ML, Young JM, Solomon MJ.  Optimal delivery of colorectal cancer follow-up care: improving patient outcomes.  Patient related outcomes measures. 2015; 6:127-138
  10. Keegan R, Saw R, De Loyde K, Young CJ. Attitudes and risk of withdrawal in General Surgical Registrars.  New Zealand Medical Journal. 2015; 128:1425:61-68
  11. Kusters M, Austin KKS, Solomon MJ, Lee PJ, Nieuwenhuijzen GAP, Rutten HJT.  Survival after pelvic exenteration for T4 rectal cancer.  British Journal of Surgery 2015; 102: 125–131
  12. Rombouts A, Koh C, Young J, Masya L, Roberts R, De-Loyde K, de Wilt J, Solomon MJ.  Does radiotherapy of the primary rectal cancer affect prognosis after pelvic exenteration for recurrent rectal cancer?  Diseases of the Colon and Rectum 2015; 58:65-73
  13. Shaw JM, Shepherd HL, Durcinoska I, Butow PN, Liauw W, Goldstein D, Young JM.  It’s all good on the surface: care coordination experiences of migrant cancer patients in Australia. Support Care Cancer 2015; DOI 10.1007/s00520-015-3043-8
  14. Solomon MJ, Austin KKS, Masya L, Lee PJM. Pubic Bone Excision and Perineal Urethrectomy for Radical Anterior Compartment Excision during Pelvic Exenteration. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum 2015; 58:1114-1119
  15. Solomon MJ, Brown KGM, Koh C E, Lee P, Austin KKS, L. Masya L.  Lateral pelvic compartment excision during pelvic exenteration. British Journal of Surgery 2015; 102:1710-1717
  16. Stevenson ARL, Solomon MJ, Lumley JW, Hewett P, Clouston AD, Gebski VJ, Davies L, Wilson K, Hague W, Simes J.  Effect of Laparoscopic-Assisted Resection vs Open Resection on Pathological Outcomes in Rectal Cancer The ALaCaRT Randomized Clinical Trial.  JAMA 2015; 314:1356 -1363
  17. Suen M K L, Zahid A, Young J, Rodwell L, Solomon M J, Young CJ. How to decide to undertake a RCT of stent or surgery in colorectal obstruction. Surgery. 2015; DOI: 10.1016/j.surg.2015.01.022
  18. Tracey E, Mccaughan B, Badgery-Parker T, Young J, Armstrong B.  Distance from accessible specialist care and other determinants of advanced or unknown stage at diagnosis of people with non-small cell lung cancer: A data linkage study. Lung Cancer 2015; DOI:10.1016/j.lungcan.2015.07.018
  19. Warren OJ, Solomon MJ.  Warren OJ, Solomon MJ.  The drive toward transanal total mesorectal excision – science or rhetoric.  Diseases of the Colon & Rectum 2015; 58:909-910
  20. Warren OJ, Solomon MJ.  Ro resection, not surgical technique, is the key consideration in pelvic exenteration surgery.  Techniques in Coloproctology 2015; 19:117-118 [Letter to Editor]
  21. Yates A, Carroll S, Kneebone A, Tse R, Horvath L, Byrne C, Solomon M, Hruby G. Implementing Intensity-modulated Radiotherapy with Simultaneous Integrated Boost for Anal Cancer: 3 Year Outcomes at Two Sydney Institutions. Clinical Oncology 2015:  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clon.2015.08.006
  22. Young J, Badgery-Parker T, Dobbins T, Jorgensen M, Gibbs P, Faragher I, Jones I, Currow D.  Comparison of ECOG/WHO performance status and ASA score as a measure of functional status.  Journal of Pain and Symptom Management 2015; 49:258-264
  23. Young CJ,  De-loyde KJ, Young JM, Solomon MJ, Chew EH, Byrne CM,  Salkeld G, Faragher IG. Improving quality of life for people with incurable large bowel obstruction: RCT of colonic stent insertion. Diseases of the Colon & Rectum 2015; 58:838-849