Affiliation: New South Wales
- Venous thromboembolism following gynaecological surgery for suspected or confirmed malignancyKerry Hitos
Department of Surgery, Westmead Hospital, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 52:23-7. 2012..Venous thromboembolism (VTE) is a serious complication following gynaecological surgery, with malignancy placing patients at an even greater risk...
- Venous thromboembolism and fractured neck of femurKerry Hitos
University of Sydney, Department of Surgery, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, New South Wales, Australia
Thromb Haemost 94:991-6. 2005..Given the five-fold out of hospital increase in incidence, consideration should be given to continue prophylaxis beyond hospital discharge in this high risk group of patients...
- Identifying the bleeding trauma patient: predictive factors for massive transfusion in an Australasian trauma populationJeremy Ming Hsu
From the Trauma Service J M H, and Department of Surgery K H, J P F, Westmead Hospital Discipline of Surgery J M H, K H, J P F, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
J Trauma Acute Care Surg 75:359-64. 2013..We attempted to identify factors that would predict the need for massive transfusion (MT) in an Australasian trauma population, by comparing those trauma patients who did receive massive transfusion with those who did not...
- Implications of low great toe pressures in clinical practiceNandanan Varatharajan
Western Sydney Clinical School, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
ANZ J Surg 76:218-21. 2006..The aim of this study was to observe the outcome of patients with a great toe pressure (GTP) reading of less than 40 mmHg...
- Venous thromboembolism following colorectal surgery for suspected or confirmed malignancyBrenton Sanderson
Department of Surgery, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia
Thrombosis 2011:828030. 2011..4%. There were no in-hospital VTE events. The majority of events occurred in the three-month period after discharge, but there were VTE events up to 12 months, especially in patients with more advanced cancer and multiple comorbidities...