Affiliation: University of Adelaide
- Parastomal hernia repairN Rieger
The University Departments of Surgery, The Queen Elizabeth and Royal Adelaide Hospitals, Adelaide, South Australia
Colorectal Dis 6:203-5. 2004..The aim of this study was to audit the results of parastomal hernia repair...
- Surgical intervention for faecal incontinence in women: an updateNicholas Rieger
University Department of Surgery, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woodville, South Australia, Australia
Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 14:545-8. 2002..In this review we intend to overview the operations available for faecal incontinence with particular reference to recently published articles...
- Retrorectal endometrial cystNicholas Rieger
University Department of Surgery, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, 5011 Woodville, Adelaide, Australia
Arch Gynecol Obstet 270:67-8. 2004..An unusual case of retrorectal endometriosis is presented. This presented as an asymptomatic pelvic mass at the level of the pelvic floor not contiguous with the pelvis or peritoneal cavity...
- Endoanal and endorectal ultrasound: applications in colorectal surgeryNicholas Rieger
University of Adelaide Department of Surgery, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woodville Road, Woodville, SA 5011, South Australia
ANZ J Surg 74:671-5. 2004..Correct interpretation of ultrasound images requires training and experience so that the results can be properly correlated with the clinical situation...
- Anal sphincter function and integrity after primary repair of third-degree tear: uncontrolled prospective analysisNicholas Rieger
University Department of Surgery, University of Adelaide, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woodville, South Australia, Australia
ANZ J Surg 74:122-4. 2004..The purpose of the present paper was to determine the anatomical integrity and functional effect of a tear to the anal sphincter in women after vaginal delivery...
- Open vs. closed lateral internal sphincterotomy for idiopathic fissure-in-ano: a prospective, randomized, controlled trialM Wiley
Colorectal Surgical Units, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, Australia
Dis Colon Rectum 47:847-52. 2004..closed) may influence incontinence rates after sphincterotomy. This study was designed to assess the short-term and long-term incidence of incontinence after open and closed internal sphincterotomy...
- Colovesical fistula secondary to laparoscopic transabdominal preperitoneal polypropylene (TAPP) mesh hernioplastyN Rieger
Department of Surgery, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, University of Adelaide, 28 Woodville Road, Woodville South, South Australia, 5011, Australia
Surg Endosc 16:218-9. 2002
- Sentinel node biopsy for squamous-cell carcinoma of the anus and anal marginD Perera
University Department of Surgery, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Adelaide, Australia
Dis Colon Rectum 46:1027-9; discussion 1030-1. 2003..If the nodal status of the inguinal region could be accurately assessed, then a more tailored radiotherapy regime may be given. This article describes a novel method of assessment of the status of the inguinal lymph nodes in patients...
- Management and survival trends in advanced colorectal cancerT Price
The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woodville, Australia
Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol) 20:626-30. 2008..We aimed to explore whether the availability of new chemotherapy drugs (irinotecan and oxaliplatin) and surgical advances have affected survival in a normal clinical setting...
- Audit and the birth of the abdomino-perineal excision for carcinoma of the rectumMalcolm J Wiley
Department of Surgery, The University of Melbourne, Austin and Repatriation Medical Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
ANZ J Surg 73:858-61. 2003..The Miles operation and the principles upon which it is based, would lead to an improved outcome for patients with rectal carcinoma...
- Perianal abscess: a pilot study comparing packing with nonpacking of the abscess cavityDarren M Tonkin
Gastrointestinal Surgery, Flinders Medical Centre, Adelaide, Australia
Dis Colon Rectum 47:1510-4. 2004..Perianal sepsis is traditionally treated by incision and drainage, with packing of the residual cavity until healing. This study was designed to show that perianal abscess may be safely treated by incision and drainage alone...
- Randomized prospective controlled trial of lateral internal sphincterotomy versus injection of botulinum toxin for the treatment of idiopathic fissure in anoHarish Iswariah
Colorectal Unit, Department of Surgery, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woodville South, South Australia, Australia
ANZ J Surg 75:553-5. 2005..The aim of the present study was to compare the results of sphincterotomy to botulinum toxin...