Chaminda Sellahewa

Summary

Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Obesity and HER 2 overexpression: a common factor for poor prognosis of breast cancer
    Chaminda Sellahewa
    Department of Surgery, Russells Hall Hospital, Dudley, West Midlands, DY1 2HQ, UK
    Int Semin Surg Oncol 5:2. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of the Magenstrasse and Mill operation for obesity on plasma leptin and insulin resistance
    A R Carmichael
    Academic Department of Surgery and Centre for Digestive Diseases, Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds, UK
    Diabetes Obes Metab 3:99-103. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint The impact of intra-operative specimen radiographs on specimen weights for wide local excision of breast cancer
    A R Carmichael
    Princess Royal Hospital, Lewes Road, Haywards Heath, UK
    Breast 13:325-8. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Objective analyses of mastalgia in breast clinics: is breast pain questionaire a useful tool in a busy breast clinic?
    A R Carmichael
    Russells Hall Hospital, Dudley DY1 2HQ, UK
    Breast 15:498-502. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint A clinicopathological scoring system to select breast cancer patients for sentinel node biopsy
    A R Carmichael
    Russells Hall Hospital, Pensnett Road, Dudley, Stourbridge DY1 2HQ, UK
    Eur J Surg Oncol 32:1170-4. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Obesity as a risk factor for development and poor prognosis of breast cancer
    A R Carmichael
    Department of Surgery, Russells Hall Hospital, Dudley, UK
    BJOG 113:1160-6. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Obesity and prognosis of breast cancer
    A R Carmichael
    Russells Hall Hospital, Dudley, UK
    Obes Rev 7:333-40. 2006
  8. pmc Women with large breasts are at an increased risk of advanced breast cancer
    Chaminda Sellahewa
    Department of Surgery, Russells Hall Hospital, Dudley, UK
    Int Semin Surg Oncol 5:16. 2008
  9. pmc Obesity in post menopausal women with a family history of breast cancer: prevalence and risk awareness
    Parvin Begum
    Department of Surgery, Russells Hall Hospital, Dudley, West Midlands, DY1 2HQ, UK
    Int Semin Surg Oncol 6:1. 2009
  10. pmc Breast clinic and life style study BLLISS
    Amtul R Carmichael
    Department of Surgery, Russell s Hall Hospital, Dudley, DY1 2HQ, UK
    Int Semin Surg Oncol 6:12. 2009

Collaborators

  • U Chetty
  • Paul Carmichael
  • T Bates
  • J M Dixon
  • A J Daley
  • S J Bowden
  • A R Carmichael
  • Amtul R Carmichael
  • R Boparai
  • Parvin Begum
  • Dolores Diaz
  • D Johnston
  • Mangal Veerysami
  • P Nightingale
  • Jessica Pole
  • Mohd Nazil Salleh
  • L Lockerbie
  • A Carmichael
  • S Bendall
  • H M Sue-Ling
  • D W Rea
  • Caroline E Richardson
  • Richard Cooke
  • Laura Harbach
  • Andrew Scott
  • Wei Shi
  • Chester Costales
  • Amtul Razzaq Carmichael
  • O Bashayan
  • K Aparanji
  • Mark Freeth
  • P S Stonelake
  • Yun Hin Taufiq-Yap
  • A Sami
  • A Berresford
  • Patimah Ismail
  • R J Prescott
  • G Ninkovic
  • Julian Griffin
  • Abdul Salam Abdullah
  • E D C Anderson
  • A S Sami
  • R Prescott
  • M C Barker
  • R F King
  • R F Bury
  • J Boyce
  • H Sue-Ling

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. pmc Obesity and HER 2 overexpression: a common factor for poor prognosis of breast cancer
    Chaminda Sellahewa
    Department of Surgery, Russells Hall Hospital, Dudley, West Midlands, DY1 2HQ, UK
    Int Semin Surg Oncol 5:2. 2008
    ..The overexpression of HER II is also positively correlated with other markers of prognosis of breast cancer such as cathepsin expression...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of the Magenstrasse and Mill operation for obesity on plasma leptin and insulin resistance
    A R Carmichael
    Academic Department of Surgery and Centre for Digestive Diseases, Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds, UK
    Diabetes Obes Metab 3:99-103. 2001
    ..We evaluated the effect of the Magenstrasse and Mill (M & M) operation--a new form of non-banded vertical gastroplasty-on weight loss, plasma leptin levels and insulin resistance...
  3. ncbi request reprint The impact of intra-operative specimen radiographs on specimen weights for wide local excision of breast cancer
    A R Carmichael
    Princess Royal Hospital, Lewes Road, Haywards Heath, UK
    Breast 13:325-8. 2004
    ..In conclusion, IOSR is a simple, effective and economical way of assessing adequacy of margins while minimising the breast tissue excised during wide local excision of palpable breast cancers...
  4. ncbi request reprint Objective analyses of mastalgia in breast clinics: is breast pain questionaire a useful tool in a busy breast clinic?
    A R Carmichael
    Russells Hall Hospital, Dudley DY1 2HQ, UK
    Breast 15:498-502. 2006
    ..In conclusion BPQ can be used routinely in a busy breast clinic as a quick, user-friendly and reliable tool to assess the degree and severity of breast pain in order to provide an organised approach to the management of mastalgia...
  5. ncbi request reprint A clinicopathological scoring system to select breast cancer patients for sentinel node biopsy
    A R Carmichael
    Russells Hall Hospital, Pensnett Road, Dudley, Stourbridge DY1 2HQ, UK
    Eur J Surg Oncol 32:1170-4. 2006
    ..It may be possible to refine the clinical criteria to select patients for the type of axillary surgery...
  6. ncbi request reprint Obesity as a risk factor for development and poor prognosis of breast cancer
    A R Carmichael
    Department of Surgery, Russells Hall Hospital, Dudley, UK
    BJOG 113:1160-6. 2006
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  7. ncbi request reprint Obesity and prognosis of breast cancer
    A R Carmichael
    Russells Hall Hospital, Dudley, UK
    Obes Rev 7:333-40. 2006
    ..In this review the effect of obesity on the prognosis of breast cancer is examined in detail...
  8. pmc Women with large breasts are at an increased risk of advanced breast cancer
    Chaminda Sellahewa
    Department of Surgery, Russells Hall Hospital, Dudley, UK
    Int Semin Surg Oncol 5:16. 2008
    ..It is hypothesised that women with large breasts are more likely to have node positive disease mainly attributable to their breast size...
  9. pmc Obesity in post menopausal women with a family history of breast cancer: prevalence and risk awareness
    Parvin Begum
    Department of Surgery, Russells Hall Hospital, Dudley, West Midlands, DY1 2HQ, UK
    Int Semin Surg Oncol 6:1. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the level of awareness and prevalence of these factors in women attending family history clinics...
  10. pmc Breast clinic and life style study BLLISS
    Amtul R Carmichael
    Department of Surgery, Russell s Hall Hospital, Dudley, DY1 2HQ, UK
    Int Semin Surg Oncol 6:12. 2009
    ..The aim of this audit was to study the prevalence of obesity, physical activity and reproductive factors in women referred to breast clinic...
  11. ncbi request reprint Imprint cytology of needle core-biopsy specimens of breast lesion: is it best of both worlds?
    A R Carmichael
    The Princess Royal Hospital, Lewes Road, Hayward Heath, UK
    Breast 13:232-4. 2004
    ..The positive predictive value was 97% and negative predictive value was 73%. Imprint cytology was found to be a quick, reliable and effective way of diagnosing breast lesions in breast clinic...
  12. ncbi request reprint Does obesity compromise survival in women with breast cancer?
    A R Carmichael
    The Breast Unit, William Harvey Hospital, Ashford, Kent TN24 0LZ, UK
    Breast 13:93-6. 2004
    ..Hazard ratios (95% Cl) were 0.81 (0.62-1.06) and 0.80 (0.63-1.01), respectively. In the present study, obesity is not an indicator of worst prognosis of breast cancer...
  13. ncbi request reprint Obesity and breast cancer: a review of the literature
    A R Carmichael
    The Princess Royal Hospital, Haywards Heath, Sussex, UK
    Breast 13:85-92. 2004
    ..The overall and disease-free survival is worse in most but not all studies of prognosis of obese pre- and postmenopausal women with breast cancer...
  14. ncbi request reprint Gastric emptying after a new, more physiological anti-obesity operation: the Magenstrasse and Mill procedure
    A R Carmichael
    Leeds General Infirmary, UK
    Eur J Nucl Med 28:1379-83. 2001
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  15. ncbi request reprint Quality of life after the Magenstrasse and Mill procedure for morbid obesity
    A R Carmichael
    Academic Department of Surgery, Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds, UK
    Obes Surg 11:708-15. 2001
    ..The authors assessed the quality of life (QOL) of patients after the Magenstrasse and Mill (M-M) procedure for morbid obesity (MO) and compared this with the QOL of MO patients and non-obese controls...
  16. ncbi request reprint The long-term outcome of synchronous bilateral breast cancer is worse than metachronous or unilateral tumours
    A R Carmichael
    The Breast Unit, William Harvey Hospital, Ashford, Kent, TN24 0LZ, UK
    Eur J Surg Oncol 28:388-91. 2002
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  17. ncbi request reprint Electrolyte abnormalities with a fatal implication
    Paul Carmichael
    Department of Renal Medicine Kent and Canterbury Hospital, Canterbury, UK
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 17:1849-51. 2002
  18. ncbi request reprint Does local surgery have a role in the management of stage IV breast cancer?
    A R Carmichael
    Edinburgh Breast Unit, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
    Eur J Surg Oncol 29:17-9. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to define the role of breast surgery in the management of stage IV disease by reviewing the clinical outcome in patients with stage IV disease submitted to surgery in a regional breast cancer unit...
  19. ncbi request reprint Acute renal failure in the surgical setting
    Paul Carmichael
    Kent and Canterbury Hospital, Canterbury, Renal Medicine, Canterbury, Kent, United Kingdom
    ANZ J Surg 73:144-53. 2003
    ..At present the best form of treatment is prevention. In this review the epidemiology, pathophysiology, diagnosis, treatment and possible prevention of ARF will be discussed...
  20. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer risk among the survivors of atomic bomb and patients exposed to therapeutic ionising radiation
    A Carmichael
    The Princess Royal Hospital, Hayward Heath, West Sussex, UK
    Eur J Surg Oncol 29:475-9. 2003
    ..Younger age at first full term pregnancy confers a protective effect against the risk of breast cancer in the survivors of atomic bomb but long-term data on this beneficial effect after therapeutic radiation is not available...
  21. ncbi request reprint The protean face of renal sarcoid
    Paul Carmichael
    Department of Renal Medicine, Kent and Canterbury Hospital, Canterbury, Kent, England
    J Nephrol 16:721-7. 2003
    ..Here we describe a sequential cohort of patients with differing presentations of renal sarcoid with and without additional organ involvement. The clinical course and treatment are described...
  22. doi request reprint Physical activity and breast cancer outcome: a brief review of evidence, current practice and future direction
    A R Carmichael
    Department of Surgery, Russells Hall Hospital, Dudley, West Midlands DY1 2HQ, UK
    Eur J Surg Oncol 36:1139-48. 2010
    ..By adding physical activity to the spectrum of adjuvant therapies offered to women survival from breast cancer may be enhanced...
  23. ncbi request reprint A fatal case of bowel and cardiac involvement in Henoch-Schönlein purpura
    Paul Carmichael
    Department of Renal Medicine, Kent and Canterbury Hospital, Canterbury, London, UK
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 17:497-9. 2002
  24. ncbi request reprint Wegener's granulomatosis of the breast
    Mangal Veerysami
    Department of Renal Medicine and Pathology, New Cross Hospital, Wolverhampton, UK
    Breast J 12:268-70. 2006
    ..Treatment with intravenous steroids and later cyclophosphamide produced rapid remission...
  25. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of an automated in vitro micronucleus assay in CHO-K1 cells
    Dolores Diaz
    Cerep, Inc, 15318 NE 95th Street, Redmond, WA 98052, USA
    Mutat Res 630:1-13. 2007
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  26. ncbi request reprint Identification of transcriptional biomarkers induced by SERMS in human endometrial cells using multivariate analysis of DNA microarrays
    Jessica Pole
    Molecular Toxicology, Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, London, UK
    Biomarkers 9:447-60. 2004
    ..However, it was demonstrated that a major problem associated with using primary cultures derived from human patients is the large transcriptional differences that might exist between the different cultures...
  27. ncbi request reprint Gene expression profiling of p53(+/-) knockout and wild-type mice following diethylstilbestrol administration
    Mohd Nazil Salleh
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400 UPM Serdang Selangor, Malaysia
    IUBMB Life 56:409-16. 2004
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