Ross C Smith

Summary

Affiliation: University of Sydney
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Multimodal analgesia and intravenous nutrition preserves total body protein following major upper gastrointestinal surgery
    Stephen McG Barratt
    Department of Anaesthesia and Pain Management, University of Sydney at Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 27:15-22. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Assessment of HER-2 status in pancreatic adenocarcinoma: correlation of immunohistochemistry, quantitative real-time RT-PCR, and FISH with aneuploidy and survival
    Alex J Saxby
    University of Sydney, Department of Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital, Australia
    Am J Surg Pathol 29:1125-34. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Infrared spectroscopy and pancreatitis
    Ross C Smith
    University of Sydney, Discipline of Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital, NSW, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 77:313. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Improving outcomes for operable pancreatic cancer: is access to safer surgery the problem?
    David K Chang
    Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery Unit, Bankstown Hospital, Bankstown, Australia
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 23:1036-45. 2008
  5. pmc Discovery of serum biomarkers for pancreatic adenocarcinoma using proteomic analysis
    A Xue
    Department of Surgery, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, New South Wales 2065, Australia
    Br J Cancer 103:391-400. 2010
  6. pmc Parenteral versus enteral nutrition: effect on serum cytokines and the hepatic expression of mRNA of suppressor of cytokine signaling proteins, insulin-like growth factor-1 and the growth hormone receptor in rodent sepsis
    Michael J O'Leary
    Department of Intensive Care, The St George Hospital, Kogarah, NSW 2217, Australia
    Crit Care 11:R79. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Should serum pancreatic lipase replace serum amylase as a biomarker of acute pancreatitis?
    Ross C Smith
    Sydney University Department of Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 75:399-404. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint High expression of plasminogen activator inhibitor-2 (PAI-2) is a predictor of improved survival in patients with pancreatic adenocarcinoma
    Ross Smith
    Department of Surgery, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, NSW, Australia
    World J Surg 31:493-502; discussion 503. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint An effective automated nutrition screen for hospitalized patients
    Ross C Smith
    University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, New South Wales, Australia
    Nutrition 25:309-15. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Prognostic significance of growth factors and the urokinase-type plasminogen activator system in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma
    Aiqun Xue
    Department of Surgery, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Pancreas 36:160-7. 2008

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Publications31

  1. ncbi request reprint Multimodal analgesia and intravenous nutrition preserves total body protein following major upper gastrointestinal surgery
    Stephen McG Barratt
    Department of Anaesthesia and Pain Management, University of Sydney at Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 27:15-22. 2002
    ..The MMA regimen utilized combined epidural opioid/local anesthetic and the systemic nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) ketorolac for 48 hours...
  2. ncbi request reprint Assessment of HER-2 status in pancreatic adenocarcinoma: correlation of immunohistochemistry, quantitative real-time RT-PCR, and FISH with aneuploidy and survival
    Alex J Saxby
    University of Sydney, Department of Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital, Australia
    Am J Surg Pathol 29:1125-34. 2005
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Infrared spectroscopy and pancreatitis
    Ross C Smith
    University of Sydney, Discipline of Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital, NSW, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 77:313. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Improving outcomes for operable pancreatic cancer: is access to safer surgery the problem?
    David K Chang
    Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery Unit, Bankstown Hospital, Bankstown, Australia
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 23:1036-45. 2008
    ....
  5. pmc Discovery of serum biomarkers for pancreatic adenocarcinoma using proteomic analysis
    A Xue
    Department of Surgery, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, New South Wales 2065, Australia
    Br J Cancer 103:391-400. 2010
    ..The serum/plasma proteome was explored for biomarkers to improve the diagnostic ability of CA19-9 in pancreatic adenocarcinoma (PC)...
  6. pmc Parenteral versus enteral nutrition: effect on serum cytokines and the hepatic expression of mRNA of suppressor of cytokine signaling proteins, insulin-like growth factor-1 and the growth hormone receptor in rodent sepsis
    Michael J O'Leary
    Department of Intensive Care, The St George Hospital, Kogarah, NSW 2217, Australia
    Crit Care 11:R79. 2007
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Should serum pancreatic lipase replace serum amylase as a biomarker of acute pancreatitis?
    Ross C Smith
    Sydney University Department of Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 75:399-404. 2005
    ..Serum pancreatic lipase may improve the diagnosis of pancreatitis compared to serum amylase. Both enzymes have been measured simultaneously at our hospital allowing for a comparison of their diagnostic accuracy...
  8. ncbi request reprint High expression of plasminogen activator inhibitor-2 (PAI-2) is a predictor of improved survival in patients with pancreatic adenocarcinoma
    Ross Smith
    Department of Surgery, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, NSW, Australia
    World J Surg 31:493-502; discussion 503. 2007
    ..The prognostic value of components of this system is well established in breast cancer. However, little is known of its involvement in pancreatic cancer (PC)...
  9. ncbi request reprint An effective automated nutrition screen for hospitalized patients
    Ross C Smith
    University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, New South Wales, Australia
    Nutrition 25:309-15. 2009
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Prognostic significance of growth factors and the urokinase-type plasminogen activator system in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma
    Aiqun Xue
    Department of Surgery, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Pancreas 36:160-7. 2008
    ..To determine the diagnostic and prognostic significance of growth factors and the urokinase-type plasminogen activator (uPA) system in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC) using a multigene assay...
  11. doi request reprint Long-term changes in body composition after pancreaticoduodenectomy
    Alireza Aslani
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, The University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 82:173-8. 2012
    ..The aim was to document changes in body composition changes that occur during the first six months after a WP for a pancreatic cancer malignancy...
  12. ncbi request reprint Proteomic profiling of cholangiocarcinoma: diagnostic potential of SELDI-TOF MS in malignant bile duct stricture
    Christopher J Scarlett
    Department of Surgery, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, New South Wales, Australia
    Hepatology 44:658-66. 2006
    ..In conclusion, biomarker panels are capable of distinguishing CC from nonmalignant tissue; serum markers have important diagnostic implications for unknown bile duct stricture...
  13. ncbi request reprint Proteomic classification of pancreatic adenocarcinoma tissue using protein chip technology
    Christopher J Scarlett
    Department of Surgery, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, New South Wales, Australia
    Gastroenterology 130:1670-8. 2006
    ....
  14. pmc Preoperative body composition is influenced by the stage of operable pancreatic adenocarcinoma but does not predict survival after Whipple's procedure
    Alireza Aslani
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Northern Clinical School, University of Sydney at Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, NSW, Australia
    HPB (Oxford) 12:325-33. 2010
    ..Therefore, this study was carried out to document body composition status in patients with pancreatic adenocarcinoma (PCa) presenting for a Whipple's procedure (WP) and to relate the findings to histopathology and longterm survival...
  15. ncbi request reprint Classification of pancreatic cystic lesions using SELDI-TOF mass spectrometry
    Christopher J Scarlett
    Department of Surgery, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 77:648-53. 2007
    ..This preliminary study aimed to analyse pancreatic cyst fluid, using a proteomic approach, to generate reproducible protein profiles to assist in the classification of malignant and non-carcinoma samples...
  16. ncbi request reprint Survival, mortality and morbidity outcomes after oesophagogastric cancer surgery in New South Wales, 2001-2008
    Ross C Smith
    Northern Clinical School, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 200:408-13. 2014
    ..To examine the relationship between hospital volume and patient outcomes for New South Wales hospitals performing oesophagectomy and gastrectomy for oesophagogastric cancer...
  17. doi request reprint Discovery of diagnostic biomarkers for pancreatic cancer in immunodepleted serum by SELDI-TOF MS
    Aiqun Xue
    Department of Surgery, The University of Sydney, Suite 5 Level 5 North Shore Private Hospital, St Leonards, NSW 2065 Australia
    Pancreatology 12:124-9. 2012
    ..This study examines the influence of these factors on the detection of discriminating diagnostic biomarkers...
  18. ncbi request reprint Modified extended pancreatoduodenectomy: en bloc resection of the peripancreatic retroperitoneal tissue and the head of pancreas
    Jaswinder S Samra
    Upper Gastrointestinal Surgical Unit, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 76:1017-20. 2006
    ..This technique's advantage is that the resection can be carried out without breaching the retroperitoneal tumour extension plane, thereby minimizing tumour cell spillage...
  19. pmc Pyogenic liver abscess: an audit of 10 years' experience
    Tony C Y Pang
    Upper Gastrointestinal Surgical Unit, Royal North Shore Hospital, University of Sydney, St Leonards NSW 2065, Australia
    World J Gastroenterol 17:1622-30. 2011
    ..To describe our own experience with pyogenic liver abscesses over the past 10 years and investigate the risk factors associated with failure of initial percutaneous therapy...
  20. doi request reprint Suppression of urokinase plasminogen activator receptor inhibits proliferation and migration of pancreatic adenocarcinoma cells via regulation of ERK/p38 signaling
    Aiqun Xue
    Department of Surgery, The University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, NSW, Australia
    Int J Biochem Cell Biol 41:1731-8. 2009
    ..These findings suggest that uPAR strongly contributes to PDAC progression and may be considered as a potential anti-pancreatic cancer target...
  21. ncbi request reprint Synoptic reporting improves histopathological assessment of pancreatic resection specimens
    Anthony J Gill
    Department of Anatomical Pathology, Royal North Shore Hospital, Pacific Highway, St Leonards, NSW, Australia
    Pathology 41:161-7. 2009
    ..We examined whether introduction of a standardised pancreatic cancer minimum data set improved the reporting of key pathological features across multiple institutions...
  22. doi request reprint Laparoscopic ePTFE mesh repair of incisional and ventral hernias
    Sivakumar Gananadha
    Upper Gastrointestinal Surgical Unit, Royal North Shore Hospital and North Shore Private Hospital, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 78:907-13. 2008
    ..Our preliminary experience indicates that laparoscopic incisional and ventral hernia repair is technically feasible and has acceptable postoperative morbidity and low early recurrence rates...
  23. doi request reprint Sporadic pancreatic polypeptide secreting tumors (PPomas) of the pancreas
    Samuel C L Kuo
    University of Sydney, Department of Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, NSW 2065, Australia
    World J Surg 32:1815-22. 2008
    ..A wider understanding of their pathological features and behavior is needed...
  24. ncbi request reprint IGF-I has no effect on postexercise suppression of the ubiquitin-proteasome system in rat skeletal muscle
    Anthony J Kee
    Department of Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital, University of Sydney, St Leonards, New South Wales 2065, Australia
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 92:2277-84. 2002
    ..These results suggest that a suppression of the ubiquitin-proteasome proteolytic pathway after endurance exercise may contribute to the acute postexercise net protein gain...
  25. ncbi request reprint Does growth hormone allow more efficient nitrogen sparing in postoperative patients requiring parenteral nutrition? A double-blind, placebo-controlled randomised trial
    Andre Sevette
    University of Sydney, Departments of Surgery, North Shore Hospital, Sydney, St Leonards, NSW 2065, Australia
    Clin Nutr 24:943-55. 2005
    ..Unfortunately, the negative clinical outcome of GH treatment in intensive care patients limits its use in this setting, but demands answers to the mechanism behind the action of this therapy...
  26. ncbi request reprint Significant overexpression of urokinase-type plasminogen activator in pancreatic adenocarcinoma using real-time quantitative reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction
    Aiqun Nielsen
    The University of Sydney, Department of Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, New South Wales 2065, Australia
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 20:256-63. 2005
    ..The aims of this study were to analyze uPA mRNA expression in pancreatic cancer and to correlate this to the expression of uPA protein and to the stage of the disease...
  27. doi request reprint Immunohistochemistry for SDHB divides gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GISTs) into 2 distinct types
    Anthony J Gill
    Department of Anatomical Pathology, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, New South Wales 2065, Australia
    Am J Surg Pathol 34:636-44. 2010
    ..GISTs may therefore be divided into type 1 (SDHB positive) and type 2 (SDHB negative) subtypes...
  28. ncbi request reprint A study of parenteral versus enteral nutrition following caecal ligation and puncture in the rat: Influence on survival and tissue protein turnover
    Christopher J Scarlett
    Department of Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital, University of Sydney, St Leonards NSW 2065, Australia
    Clin Nutr 23:1135-45. 2004
    ..Methods of nutritional management in abdominal sepsis remain controversial...
  29. ncbi request reprint Is a chest radiograph a satisfactory test for the correct position of a central line?
    Mahomed Bani Hani
    The University of Sydney, Department of Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 72:312-3. 2002
  30. ncbi request reprint Control of venous bleeding during dissection near the head of the pancreas
    Jaswinder S Samra
    Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 73:856-7. 2003
    ..This technique has been used on a number of occasions over the last decade with excellent results...
  31. ncbi request reprint Hemosuccus pancreaticus
    Aiden M Callinan
    Department of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital, and Division of Surgery, University of Sydney, St Leonards, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 74:395-7. 2004