Anthony Dixon

Summary

Affiliation: Skin Alert Skin Cancer Clinics
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Ultraviolet radiation from welding and possible risk of skin and ocular malignancy
    Anthony J Dixon
    Geelong Skin Cancer Clinic, 66 Roslyn Road, Belmont, Victoria 3216, Australia
    Med J Aust 181:155-7. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Micronodular basal cell carcinomas
    Anthony Dixon
    Skin Alert Skin Cancer Clinics and Skincanceronly, Belmont, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 35:965-6. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint High risk squamous cell carcinoma
    Anthony Dixon
    Skin Alert Skin Cancer Clinics and Skincanceronly, Belmont, Victoria, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 36:49-50. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Rare skin cancers in general practice
    Anthony Dixon
    Skin Alert Skin Cancer Clinics and Skincanceronly, Belmont, Victoria, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 36:141-3. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Arc welding and the risk of cancer
    Anthony Dixon
    Skin Cancer Clinics and Skincanceronly, Belmont, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 36:255-6. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Treating actinic keratoses with imiquimod
    Anthony Dixon
    Skin Alert Skin Cancer Clinics and Skincanceronly, Belmont, Victoria, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 36:341-2. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Managing bleeding complications in skin surgery
    Anthony Dixon
    Skin Alert Skin Cancer Clinics, Skincanceronly, Belmont, Victoria, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 36:435-6. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Bleeding complications in skin cancer surgery are associated with warfarin but not aspirin therapy
    A J Dixon
    Skin Alert Skin Cancer Clinics, Belmont, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Surg 94:1356-60. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of long-term patient perceptions of their skin cancer surgery
    Anthony J Dixon
    Skin Alert Skin Cancer Clinics, Belmont, Australia
    J Am Acad Dermatol 57:445-53. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Prospective study of skin surgery in smokers vs. nonsmokers
    A J Dixon
    School of Medicine, Bond University, Gold Coast, QLD, Australia
    Br J Dermatol 160:365-7. 2009

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Ultraviolet radiation from welding and possible risk of skin and ocular malignancy
    Anthony J Dixon
    Geelong Skin Cancer Clinic, 66 Roslyn Road, Belmont, Victoria 3216, Australia
    Med J Aust 181:155-7. 2004
    ..Studies have demonstrated that welding increases the risk of ocular melanoma. Just as we urge the public to protect themselves from UVR, we need to consider similar advice for arc welders...
  2. ncbi request reprint Micronodular basal cell carcinomas
    Anthony Dixon
    Skin Alert Skin Cancer Clinics and Skincanceronly, Belmont, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 35:965-6. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint High risk squamous cell carcinoma
    Anthony Dixon
    Skin Alert Skin Cancer Clinics and Skincanceronly, Belmont, Victoria, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 36:49-50. 2007
    ..Histology confirmed complete excision. There was no other point at which deep levels were involved. Periosteum was not involved. The large defect was closed with a partial thickness skin graft harvested from the right anterior thigh...
  4. ncbi request reprint Rare skin cancers in general practice
    Anthony Dixon
    Skin Alert Skin Cancer Clinics and Skincanceronly, Belmont, Victoria, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 36:141-3. 2007
    ..A multidisciplinary approach resulted in a decision not to proceed to adjunctive radiotherapy. The wound was well healed by 8 weeks. Four years on there is no sign of local or regional recurrence...
  5. ncbi request reprint Arc welding and the risk of cancer
    Anthony Dixon
    Skin Cancer Clinics and Skincanceronly, Belmont, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 36:255-6. 2007
    ..On questioning her about trauma or exposure to her hands she commented that she had frequently experienced 'sunburn' on her hands after assisting her son with his welding business...
  6. ncbi request reprint Treating actinic keratoses with imiquimod
    Anthony Dixon
    Skin Alert Skin Cancer Clinics and Skincanceronly, Belmont, Victoria, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 36:341-2. 2007
    ..Lesions have generally resolved with cryotherapy but he finds the treatment very uncomfortable and can only tolerate a small number of lesions being treated on each visit. He develops lesions faster than lesions are treated...
  7. ncbi request reprint Managing bleeding complications in skin surgery
    Anthony Dixon
    Skin Alert Skin Cancer Clinics, Skincanceronly, Belmont, Victoria, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 36:435-6. 2007
    ..This required wound toileting and repeated dressings in a prolonged postoperative course. Over time, the wound healed with conservative management...
  8. ncbi request reprint Bleeding complications in skin cancer surgery are associated with warfarin but not aspirin therapy
    A J Dixon
    Skin Alert Skin Cancer Clinics, Belmont, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Surg 94:1356-60. 2007
    ..The aim was to identify risk factors for postoperative bleeding following skin cancer surgery...
  9. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of long-term patient perceptions of their skin cancer surgery
    Anthony J Dixon
    Skin Alert Skin Cancer Clinics, Belmont, Australia
    J Am Acad Dermatol 57:445-53. 2007
    ..We identified factors that influence patient perceptions of their skin cancer surgery through a prospective study of patients referred to a single surgeon during 18 months...
  10. doi request reprint Prospective study of skin surgery in smokers vs. nonsmokers
    A J Dixon
    School of Medicine, Bond University, Gold Coast, QLD, Australia
    Br J Dermatol 160:365-7. 2009
    ..Smoking may increase complications following minor surgery leading many clinicians to urge patients to refrain from smoking before and after surgery...
  11. doi request reprint Prospective study of skin surgery in patients with and without known diabetes
    Anthony J Dixon
    School of Medicine, Bond University, Gold Coast, Australia
    Dermatol Surg 35:1035-40. 2009
    ..To study the association between known diabetes and complications after skin surgery...
  12. ncbi request reprint Melanoma with cutaneous melanoma secondaries
    Anthony Dixon
    Skin Alert Skin Cancer Clinics and Skincanceronly, Belmont, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 35:871-2. 2006
    ..Following discussion, Mr HG chose not have a sentinel lymph node biopsy (SLNB)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Managing skin cancer below the knee
    Anthony Dixon
    Research, Skin Alert Skin Cancer Clinics and Skincanceronly, Belmont, Victoria, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 35:785-6. 2006
    ..He was advised that the nodule would most likely fall off and that a 'watch and wait' approach was indicated. Presumably there was a clinical diagnosis of keratoacanthoma...
  14. ncbi request reprint Skin cancer in patients with multiple health problems
    Anthony Dixon
    Skin Alert Skin Cancer Clinics and Skincanceronly, Belmont, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 35:717-8. 2006
  15. ncbi request reprint Dysplastic melanocytic naevus syndrome
    Anthony Dixon
    Skin Alert Skin Cancer Clinics and Skincanceronly, Belmont, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 35:601-2. 2006
  16. ncbi request reprint Reducing opposed multilobed flaps results in fewer complications than traditional repair techniques when closing medium-sized defects on the leg after excision of skin tumor
    Anthony J Dixon
    Skin Alert Skin Cancer Clinics, Geelong, and Center for Obesity Research, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Dermatol Surg 32:935-42. 2006
    ..The reducing opposed multilobed (ROM) flap involves a series of transpositions effected cephalic and caudal to the primary defect, sequentially mobilized toward and then into the primary defect...
  17. ncbi request reprint One lump or two? A case study of infiltrating BCC on the nose
    Anthony Dixon
    Skin Alert Skin Cancer Clinics and Skincanceronly, Belmont, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 35:505-6. 2006
    ..The lesions are firm with similar nontender indurations surrounding each site. Infiltrating BCCs can extend beyond the poorly defined clinical borders. Could these two lesions be the one tumour?..
  18. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of wound infections in dermatologic surgery in the absence of prophylactic antibiotics
    Anthony J Dixon
    Skinalert Skin Cancer Clinics, Geelong, Australia
    Dermatol Surg 32:819-26; discussion 826-7. 2006
    ..The study aimed to identify wound sites/procedures where infection incidence was over 5%, such that these circumstances may warrant wound infection antibiotic prophylaxis...
  19. ncbi request reprint Randomized clinical trial of the effect of applying ointment to surgical wounds before occlusive dressing
    A J Dixon
    Skin Alert Skin Cancer Clinics, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Surg 93:937-43. 2006
    ..A blinded randomized clinical trial was undertaken to evaluate the effect of applying ointment to a wound before occlusive dressing, in comparison with no ointment or sterile paraffin...
  20. ncbi request reprint Reducing opposed multilobed flap repair, a new technique for managing medium-sized low-leg defects following skin cancer surgery
    Anthony J Dixon
    Geelong Skin Cancer Clinic, Belmont, Victoria, Australia
    Dermatol Surg 30:1406-11. 2004
    ..Direct closure of the wound risks excessive wound tension and wound dehiscence. Skin grafts heal slowly and often remain unsightly. Traditional skin flaps have a limited role...
  21. ncbi request reprint Multiple superficial basal cell carcinomata--topical imiquimod versus curette and cryotherapy
    Anthony J Dixon
    Skincanceronly, Geelong, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 34:49-52. 2005
    ..Superficial basal cell carcinoma can be successfully managed by means other than surgical excision. Nonexcisional approaches include topical imiquimod, and curette and cryotherapy (C&C)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Managing skin cancer--23 golden rules
    Anthony J Dixon
    Skin Alert Skin Cancer Clinics, Geelong, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 34:669-71. 2005
    From their collective experience in Australia and the USA, dermasurgeons Anthony Dixon and Scott Hall have compiled a list of "golden rules" for general practitioners to help reduce errors and problems with skin cancer ..
  23. ncbi request reprint Skin cancer clinics in Australia: workload profile and performance indicators from an analysis of billing data
    David Wilkinson
    School of Medicine, University of Queensland, Herston, QLD, Australia
    Med J Aust 184:162-4. 2006
    ..To describe the workload profile in a network of Australian skin cancer clinics...
  24. doi request reprint Antibacterial prophylaxis in dermatologic surgery: an evidence-based review
    Helena Rosengren
    Skin Cancer Department, Bond University, Belmont, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Clin Dermatol 11:35-44. 2010
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  25. ncbi request reprint Education in skin cancer management--assessing knowledge and safety
    Anthony Dixon
    Bond University Faculty of Medicine, Queensland
    Aust Fam Physician 38:557-60. 2009
    ..General practitioners manage the majority of skin cancers in Australia. There are a range of training opportunities for, and certifications in, skin cancer management...
  26. ncbi request reprint Skin cancer medicine in primary care: towards an agenda for quality health outcomes
    David Wilkinson
    School of Medicine, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Med J Aust 184:11-2. 2006
    ..We propose an agenda of training, standards, accreditation, audit and research to ensure that skin cancer clinics provide optimal health outcomes for patients...