Affiliation: Swinburne University of Technology
- Gallstones and gall bladder carcinomaL Vitetta
Graduate School of Medicine, Swinburne University, Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia
Aust N Z J Surg 70:667-73. 2000..The present study reviewed the occurrence of gall bladder carcinoma in patients who underwent a cholecystectomy for gallstone disease...
- Single and multiple cholesterol gallstones and the influence of bacteriaL Vitetta
Graduate School of Integrative Medicine, Swinburne University, Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia
Med Hypotheses 55:502-6. 2000..This, when coupled to molecular genetic tools such as PCR DNA amplification, would permit elucidation of the role of bacteria in vivo gallstone propagation mechanisms...
- Psychosocial interventions and cancer patients: psychological and immune responses may depend on cancer typeR Glas
Graduate School of Medicine, Swinburne University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Med Hypotheses 56:480-2. 2001..Previously it has been proposed that there are two large divisions in cancer histology (type I and II) and that the psychobiology of patients will vary accordingly...
- Clinical outcomes in terminally ill patients admitted to hospice care: diagnostic and therapeutic interventionsL Vitetta
Graduate School of Integrative Medicine, Swinburne University, Melbourne, Australia
J Palliat Care 17:69-77. 2001..Diagnostic interventions were significant for increased patient survival. No requests for euthanasia had been recorded, which may, in part, reflect the significant family support most of these patients had received...