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...
- 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...