A J Thurston

Summary

Affiliation: Wellington School of Medicine
Country: New Zealand

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Of blood, inflammation and gunshot wounds: the history of the control of sepsis
    A J Thurston
    Department of Surgery, Wellington School of Medicine, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Surg 70:855-61. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Hamato-lunate impingement: an uncommon cause of ulnar-sided wrist pain
    A J Thurston
    Department of Surgery, Wellington School of Medicine, Wellington, New Zealand
    Arthroscopy 16:540-4. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Bone spurs: mechanism of production of different shapes based on observations in Dupuytren's diathesis
    Alan J Thurston
    Department of Surgery, Wellington School of Medicine, Wellington, New Zealand
    ANZ J Surg 72:290-3. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint 'Ao' or eponyms: the classification of wrist fractures
    Alan J Thurston
    Department of Surgery and Anaesthesia, Wellington School of Medicine, Wellington South, New Zealand
    ANZ J Surg 75:347-55. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Safety of silicone liquid in the postoperative management of Dupuytren's contracture
    A J Thurston
    Department of Surgery, Wellington School of Medicine, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Surg 67:347-50. 1997
  6. ncbi request reprint Conservative and surgical treatment of tennis elbow: a study of outcome
    A J Thurston
    Department of Surgery, Wellington School of Medicine, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Surg 68:568-72. 1998
  7. ncbi request reprint The bacterial colonisation of silicone oil used in the management of wounds of the hands--a source of nosocomial infection?
    A J Thurston
    The Department of Surgery, Wellington School of Medicine, PO Box 7343, Wellington South, New Zealand
    Hand Surg 7:21-6. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Paré and prosthetics: the early history of artificial limbs
    Alan J Thurston
    Department of Orthopaedic and Hand Surgery, Wellington School of Medicine, Wellington, New Zealand
    ANZ J Surg 77:1114-9. 2007

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Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Of blood, inflammation and gunshot wounds: the history of the control of sepsis
    A J Thurston
    Department of Surgery, Wellington School of Medicine, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Surg 70:855-61. 2000
    ..This was led by Domagk (1895-1964; sulfonamides) and was followed by Sir Alexander Fleming (1881-1955), Sir Howard Walter Florey (1898-1968) and Sir Ernest Boris Chain (1906-1979; penicillin) and Selman Waksman (1888-1973; actinomycin)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Hamato-lunate impingement: an uncommon cause of ulnar-sided wrist pain
    A J Thurston
    Department of Surgery, Wellington School of Medicine, Wellington, New Zealand
    Arthroscopy 16:540-4. 2000
    ..The pain could be reproduced by a modification of the Lichtman test. The diagnosis was confirmed by arthroscopy. All 4 patients responded favorably to resection of the head of the hamate...
  3. ncbi request reprint Bone spurs: mechanism of production of different shapes based on observations in Dupuytren's diathesis
    Alan J Thurston
    Department of Surgery, Wellington School of Medicine, Wellington, New Zealand
    ANZ J Surg 72:290-3. 2002
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint 'Ao' or eponyms: the classification of wrist fractures
    Alan J Thurston
    Department of Surgery and Anaesthesia, Wellington School of Medicine, Wellington South, New Zealand
    ANZ J Surg 75:347-55. 2005
    ..In the presence of all of this confusion it is not surprising that a Swiss group, Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Osteosynthesefragen, has classified wrist fractures into groups of As, Bs and Cs...
  5. ncbi request reprint Safety of silicone liquid in the postoperative management of Dupuytren's contracture
    A J Thurston
    Department of Surgery, Wellington School of Medicine, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Surg 67:347-50. 1997
    ..There are no reports in the literature of the safety of the use of silicones applied to open wounds...
  6. ncbi request reprint Conservative and surgical treatment of tennis elbow: a study of outcome
    A J Thurston
    Department of Surgery, Wellington School of Medicine, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Surg 68:568-72. 1998
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint The bacterial colonisation of silicone oil used in the management of wounds of the hands--a source of nosocomial infection?
    A J Thurston
    The Department of Surgery, Wellington School of Medicine, PO Box 7343, Wellington South, New Zealand
    Hand Surg 7:21-6. 2002
    ..There was no evidence that wounds were being re-infected from the oil. The conclusion was that silicone oil remains a safe medium in which to exercise injured hands...
  8. ncbi request reprint Paré and prosthetics: the early history of artificial limbs
    Alan J Thurston
    Department of Orthopaedic and Hand Surgery, Wellington School of Medicine, Wellington, New Zealand
    ANZ J Surg 77:1114-9. 2007
    ..What began as a modified crutch with a wooden or leather cup and progressed through many metamorphoses has now developed into a highly sophisticated prosthetic limb made of space-age materials...