S W Menzies

Summary

Affiliation: New South Wales
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The augmentation of melanocytic nevi in guinea pigs by solar-simulated light: an animal model for human melanocytic nevi
    S Menzies
    Sydney Melanoma Unit, University of Sydney, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, NSW, Australia
    Cancer Res 58:5361-6. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Dermoscopy of pigmented basal cell carcinoma
    Scott W Menzies
    Sydney Melanoma Unit, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, Australia
    Clin Dermatol 20:268-9. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Short-term digital surface microscopic monitoring of atypical or changing melanocytic lesions
    S W Menzies
    Sydney Melanoma Unit, Melanoma and Skin Cancer Unit, Department of Surgery, University of Sydney, Australia
    Arch Dermatol 137:1583-9. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint A method for the diagnosis of primary cutaneous melanoma using surface microscopy
    S W Menzies
    Department of Surgery, University of Sydney, Sydney Melanoma Unit, Melanoma and Skin Cover Research Institute, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, New South Wales, Australia
    Dermatol Clin 19:299-305, viii. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Surface microscopy of pigmented basal cell carcinoma
    S W Menzies
    Department of Surgery, University of Sydney, Australia
    Arch Dermatol 136:1012-6. 2000
  6. doi request reprint Impact of dermoscopy and short-term sequential digital dermoscopy imaging for the management of pigmented lesions in primary care: a sequential intervention trial
    S W Menzies
    Sydney Melanoma Diagnostic Centre, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, NSW, Australia
    Br J Dermatol 161:1270-7. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Melanoma histological Breslow thickness predicted by 75-MHz ultrasonography
    P Guitera
    Department of Dermatology, Sydney Melanoma Diagnostic Centre, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, NSW, Australia
    Br J Dermatol 159:364-9. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Primary melanoma tumour regression associated with an immune response to the tumour-associated antigen melan-A/MART-1
    F H Saleh
    Sydney Melanoma Unit, Melanoma and Skin Cancer Research Institute, Department of Surgery, University of Sydney at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, Australia
    Int J Cancer 94:551-7. 2001
  9. doi request reprint Dermoscopy compared with naked eye examination for the diagnosis of primary melanoma: a meta-analysis of studies performed in a clinical setting
    M E Vestergaard
    The Sydney Melanoma Diagnostic Centre and The Department of Dermatology, Sydney Cancer Centre, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, NSW 2050, Australia
    Br J Dermatol 159:669-76. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Melanoma survivors at high risk of developing new primary disease: a qualitative examination of the factors that contribute to patient satisfaction with clinical care
    J K McLoone
    School of Women s and Children s Health, UNSW Medicine, The University of New South Wales, Kensington, 2052, NSW, Australia
    Psychooncology 22:1994-2000. 2013

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint The augmentation of melanocytic nevi in guinea pigs by solar-simulated light: an animal model for human melanocytic nevi
    S Menzies
    Sydney Melanoma Unit, University of Sydney, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, NSW, Australia
    Cancer Res 58:5361-6. 1998
    ..These features are not found in any previously described small laboratory animal model...
  2. ncbi request reprint Dermoscopy of pigmented basal cell carcinoma
    Scott W Menzies
    Sydney Melanoma Unit, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, Australia
    Clin Dermatol 20:268-9. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Short-term digital surface microscopic monitoring of atypical or changing melanocytic lesions
    S W Menzies
    Sydney Melanoma Unit, Melanoma and Skin Cancer Unit, Department of Surgery, University of Sydney, Australia
    Arch Dermatol 137:1583-9. 2001
    ..To examine the outcome of short-term digital surface microscopic monitoring of suspicious or changing atypical melanocytic lesions...
  4. ncbi request reprint A method for the diagnosis of primary cutaneous melanoma using surface microscopy
    S W Menzies
    Department of Surgery, University of Sydney, Sydney Melanoma Unit, Melanoma and Skin Cover Research Institute, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, New South Wales, Australia
    Dermatol Clin 19:299-305, viii. 2001
    ..This method gives a 92% sensitivity and 71% specificity for the diagnosis of melanoma...
  5. ncbi request reprint Surface microscopy of pigmented basal cell carcinoma
    S W Menzies
    Department of Surgery, University of Sydney, Australia
    Arch Dermatol 136:1012-6. 2000
    ..To describe the relevant morphologic features and to create a simple diagnostic method for pigmented basal cell carcinoma (BCC) using in vivo cutaneous surface microscopy (ie, dermoscopy, dermatoscopy, or oil epiluminescence microscopy)...
  6. doi request reprint Impact of dermoscopy and short-term sequential digital dermoscopy imaging for the management of pigmented lesions in primary care: a sequential intervention trial
    S W Menzies
    Sydney Melanoma Diagnostic Centre, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, NSW, Australia
    Br J Dermatol 161:1270-7. 2009
    ..Studies have shown the benign to malignant ratio of excised pigmented skin lesions is suboptimal in primary care...
  7. ncbi request reprint Melanoma histological Breslow thickness predicted by 75-MHz ultrasonography
    P Guitera
    Department of Dermatology, Sydney Melanoma Diagnostic Centre, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, NSW, Australia
    Br J Dermatol 159:364-9. 2008
    ..Objectives To determine the efficacy of 75-MHz ultrasound for estimating melanoma thickness and to assess its reliability to predict surgical requirement...
  8. ncbi request reprint Primary melanoma tumour regression associated with an immune response to the tumour-associated antigen melan-A/MART-1
    F H Saleh
    Sydney Melanoma Unit, Melanoma and Skin Cancer Research Institute, Department of Surgery, University of Sydney at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, Australia
    Int J Cancer 94:551-7. 2001
    ..001). Thus, in 2 groups of human melanoma subjects, we provide evidence of tumour regression associated with Melan A/MART-1 tumour antigen-loss variants correlating with formation of specific Melan A/MART-1 CTLs...
  9. doi request reprint Dermoscopy compared with naked eye examination for the diagnosis of primary melanoma: a meta-analysis of studies performed in a clinical setting
    M E Vestergaard
    The Sydney Melanoma Diagnostic Centre and The Department of Dermatology, Sydney Cancer Centre, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, NSW 2050, Australia
    Br J Dermatol 159:669-76. 2008
    ..Diagnostic accuracy of dermoscopy has previously been assessed in meta-analyses including studies performed in experimental and clinical settings...
  10. doi request reprint Melanoma survivors at high risk of developing new primary disease: a qualitative examination of the factors that contribute to patient satisfaction with clinical care
    J K McLoone
    School of Women s and Children s Health, UNSW Medicine, The University of New South Wales, Kensington, 2052, NSW, Australia
    Psychooncology 22:1994-2000. 2013
    ..This study examined a model of clinical care developed by the High Risk Clinic (HRC) of the Sydney Melanoma Diagnostic Centre in relation to patient satisfaction...
  11. ncbi request reprint Surveillance for treatment failure of lentigo maligna with dermoscopy and in vivo confocal microscopy: new descriptors
    P Guitera
    Melanoma Institute Australia, Poche Centre, 40 Rocklands Road, North Sydney, NSW, 2060, Australia Department of Sydney Melanoma Diagnostic Centre, Missenden Road Camperdown, NSW, 2050, Australia Discipline of Dermatology, The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Br J Dermatol 170:1305-12. 2014
    ..Nonsurgical treatment (radiotherapy, imiquimod) is increasingly employed for the management of lentigo maligna (LM). While the diagnosis of LM remains difficult, the detection of treatment failure is even more challenging...
  12. ncbi request reprint A randomised trial of skin photography as an aid to screening skin lesions in older males
    P F Hanrahan
    Oncology and Immunology Unit, Newcastle Mater Misericordiae Hospital, New South Wales, Australia
    J Med Screen 9:128-32. 2002
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  13. ncbi request reprint UV light from 290 to 325 nm, but not broad-band UVA or visible light, augments the formation of melanocytic nevi in a guinea-pig model for human nevi
    Scott W Menzies
    Sydney Melanoma Diagnostic Centre, Sydney Cancer Institute, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and Faculty of Medicine, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    J Invest Dermatol 123:354-60. 2004
    ..Furthermore, because there was a significant decrease in nevi/animal receiving the full solar spectrum compared with the UVB group, it is possible that broad-band UVA and or visible light may be inhibitory wavebands for nevi induction...
  14. ncbi request reprint Dermoscopy of pigmented skin lesions: results of a consensus meeting via the Internet
    Giuseppe Argenziano
    Department of Dermatology, Second University of Naples, Italy
    J Am Acad Dermatol 48:679-93. 2003
    ..There is a need for better standardization of the dermoscopic terminology in assessing pigmented skin lesions...
  15. doi request reprint Dermoscopic evaluation of amelanotic and hypomelanotic melanoma
    Scott W Menzies
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Sydney, Sydney Melanoma Diagnostic Centre, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, NSW 2050, Australia
    Arch Dermatol 144:1120-7. 2008
    ..To determine the predictive dermoscopic features of amelanotic and hypomelanotic melanoma...
  16. doi request reprint Is sun exposure a major cause of melanoma? Yes
    Scott W Menzies
    University of Sydney, Sydney Melanoma Diagnostic Centre, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, 2050 NSW, Australia
    BMJ 337:a763. 2008
  17. doi request reprint Assessment of the optimal interval for and sensitivity of short-term sequential digital dermoscopy monitoring for the diagnosis of melanoma
    Davide Altamura
    Sydney Melanoma Diagnostic Centre, Sydney Cancer Centre, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, New South Wales, Australia
    Arch Dermatol 144:502-6. 2008
    ..To determine whether 6 weeks could replace 3 months for short-term sequential digital dermoscopy imaging (ST-SDDI) of suspicious melanocytic lesions and determine the proportion of melanomas missed...
  18. ncbi request reprint Technologies for the diagnosis of primary melanoma of the skin
    Scott W Menzies
    Med J Aust 185:533-4. 2006
    ..There is now an inexpensive first-line approach for diagnosing pigmented skin lesions...
  19. ncbi request reprint The performance of SolarScan: an automated dermoscopy image analysis instrument for the diagnosis of primary melanoma
    Scott W Menzies
    Sydney Melanoma Diagnostic Centre, Sydney Cancer Centre, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, New South Wales, Australia
    Arch Dermatol 141:1388-96. 2005
    ..To describe the diagnostic performance of SolarScan (Polartechnics Ltd, Sydney, Australia), an automated instrument for the diagnosis of primary melanoma...
  20. ncbi request reprint Dermoscopy and its role in diagnosing melanocytic lesions: a guide for pathologists
    Kerry A Crotty
    Melanoma and Skin Cancer Research Institute, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Pathology 36:470-7. 2004
    ..Several non-melanocytic pigmented lesions can be diagnosed with dermoscopy, including pigmented basal cell carcinoma, seborrhoeic keratoses, haemangioma and lichen planus-like keratosis...
  21. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous melanoma: making a clinical diagnosis, present and future
    Scott W Menzies
    Sydney Melanoma Diagnostic Center, Cancer Center, University of Sydney, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, NSW 2050, Australia
    Dermatol Ther 19:32-9. 2006
    ..Currently, other noninvasive diagnostic techniques, such as in vivo confocal scanning laser microscopy, are reserved for clinical research settings...
  22. ncbi request reprint Why perform dermoscopy? The evidence for its role in the routine management of pigmented skin lesions
    Scott W Menzies
    Arch Dermatol 142:1211-2. 2006
  23. ncbi request reprint Enhanced survival in patients with multiple primary melanoma
    Anna Doubrovsky
    Sydney Melanoma Unit, Melanoma and Skin Cancer Research Institute, Department of Surgery, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Arch Dermatol 139:1013-8. 2003
    ..To calculate survival probabilities of patients with 3 or more multiple primary melanomas...
  24. ncbi request reprint Autonomous histopathological regression of primary tumours associated with specific immune responses to cancer antigens
    Farid H Saleh
    Department of Human Morphology, Faculty of Medicine, The American University of Beirut, PO Box 11 0236, Beirut, Lebanon FaridS l
    J Pathol 200:383-95. 2003
    ..No similar effects were observed with two other melanoma antigens, gp100 and CD63. Thus, in two groups of human melanoma patients, evidence is provided for histopathological tumour regression associated with cancer immune surveillance...
  25. doi request reprint Automated diagnostic instruments for cutaneous melanoma
    Malene E Vestergaard
    Department of Dermatology, Sydney Cancer Centre, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Semin Cutan Med Surg 27:32-6. 2008
    ..Other image based nonclinic studies and studies comparing clinical management as the endpoint rather than diagnosis are also reviewed...
  26. ncbi request reprint Phase I/II study of treatment with dendritic cell vaccines in patients with disseminated melanoma
    Peter Hersey
    Oncology and Immunology Unit, Room 443, David Maddison Clinical Sciences Building, Cnr King and Watt Streets, 2300, Newcastle, NSW, Australia
    Cancer Immunol Immunother 53:125-34. 2004
    ..DTH responses to autologous lysates appear useful predictors of clinical responses, but further work is needed to identify other measures associated with clinical responses...
  27. ncbi request reprint Phase I/II study of immunotherapy with T-cell peptide epitopes in patients with stage IV melanoma
    Peter Hersey
    Oncology and Immunology Unit, Room 443, David Maddison Clinical Sciences Building, King and Watt Streets, Newcastle, NSW, 2300, Australia
    Cancer Immunol Immunother 54:208-18. 2005
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Time to diagnosis of melanoma: same trend in different continents
    Andreas Blum
    Department of Dermatology, University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    J Cutan Med Surg 11:137-44. 2007
    ..Patients and physicians both play an important role in the diagnosis of malignant melanoma...