Kenneth Wong

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Unsupervised laparoscopic appendicectomy by surgical trainees is safe and time-effective
    Kenneth Wong
    Department of Surgery, Central Coast Area Health Service, Gosford, Australia
    Asian J Surg 30:161-6. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Trauma teams in Australia: a national survey
    Kenneth Wong
    Department of Trauma, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 73:819-25. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Fever following appendicectomy: think about thoracic empyema
    Kenneth Wong
    Wyong Hospital, Kanwal, NSW, Australia
    N Z Med J 120:U2561. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Trauma education of junior hospital doctors at a major Australian trauma service
    Kenneth Wong
    Department of Trauma, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, NSW, Australia
    Surgeon 5:76-80. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Do surgeons need to look after unwell patients? The role of medical emergency teams
    Kenneth Wong
    John Hunter Hospital, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 75:848-51. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Interhospital transfers of patients with surgical emergencies: areas for improvement
    Kenneth Wong
    John Hunter Hospital, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 13:290-4. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Severe trauma caused by stabbing and firearms in metropolitan Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Kenneth Wong
    Department of Trauma, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 75:225-30. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Paediatric trauma teams in Australia
    Kenneth Wong
    Department of Trauma, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 74:992-6. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Resources for managing trauma in rural New South Wales, Australia
    Kenneth Wong
    Department of Trauma, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 74:760-5. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Competency-based training of basic trainees using human cadavers
    Kenneth Wong
    Department of Anatomy and Histology, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 74:639-42. 2004

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Unsupervised laparoscopic appendicectomy by surgical trainees is safe and time-effective
    Kenneth Wong
    Department of Surgery, Central Coast Area Health Service, Gosford, Australia
    Asian J Surg 30:161-6. 2007
    ..This paper examines the hypothesis that unsupervised laparoscopic appendicectomy by surgical trainees is a safe and time-effective valid alternative...
  2. ncbi request reprint Trauma teams in Australia: a national survey
    Kenneth Wong
    Department of Trauma, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 73:819-25. 2003
    ..Trauma teams have been associated with improved trauma patient outcomes. The present study seeks to estimate the use of trauma teams in Australian hospitals and describe their medical composition, leadership and criteria for activation...
  3. ncbi request reprint Fever following appendicectomy: think about thoracic empyema
    Kenneth Wong
    Wyong Hospital, Kanwal, NSW, Australia
    N Z Med J 120:U2561. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Trauma education of junior hospital doctors at a major Australian trauma service
    Kenneth Wong
    Department of Trauma, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, NSW, Australia
    Surgeon 5:76-80. 2007
    ..Junior hospital doctors are often involved in the early management of major trauma. The present study assesses the access to trauma education and clinical trauma exposure and skills of junior doctors at a major trauma service...
  5. ncbi request reprint Do surgeons need to look after unwell patients? The role of medical emergency teams
    Kenneth Wong
    John Hunter Hospital, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 75:848-51. 2005
    ..Medical emergency teams (MET) have been shown to reduce in-hospital morbidity and mortality of surgical patients. The present study reviews the experience with the use of MET in the care of critically unwell surgical patients...
  6. ncbi request reprint Interhospital transfers of patients with surgical emergencies: areas for improvement
    Kenneth Wong
    John Hunter Hospital, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 13:290-4. 2005
    ..To review mortality associated with interhospital transfers of patients with surgical emergencies from rural and peripheral metropolitan areas...
  7. ncbi request reprint Severe trauma caused by stabbing and firearms in metropolitan Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Kenneth Wong
    Department of Trauma, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 75:225-30. 2005
    ..The present study describes the experience with stabbings and firearm trauma causing severe injuries at a major Australian urban trauma centre...
  8. ncbi request reprint Paediatric trauma teams in Australia
    Kenneth Wong
    Department of Trauma, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 74:992-6. 2004
    ..The present study seeks to estimate the use of trauma teams in Australian paediatric tertiary referral centres and describe their medical composition, leadership and criteria for activation...
  9. ncbi request reprint Resources for managing trauma in rural New South Wales, Australia
    Kenneth Wong
    Department of Trauma, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 74:760-5. 2004
    ..Rural hospitals in New South Wales, Australia are an essential component of the statewide integrated trauma system. The present study profiles the trauma resources of base hospitals in rural New South Wales...
  10. ncbi request reprint Competency-based training of basic trainees using human cadavers
    Kenneth Wong
    Department of Anatomy and Histology, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 74:639-42. 2004
    ..The present study evaluates the impact of competency-based technical skills instruction as an adjunct to cadaveric dissection courses on the procedural skills of basic surgical trainees (BST)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Operative experience in the Victorian general surgical training programme
    Kenneth Wong
    Monash Centre for Rural Health, La Trobe Regional Hospital, Traralgon, Victoria, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 73:1036-40. 2003
    ..This study examines the influences of trainee seniority, geographical location of surgical rotation, and surgeons' remuneration arrangements on the operative and endoscopy experiences of general surgical trainees in Victoria...
  12. ncbi request reprint Early in-hospital management of burn injuries in Australia
    Kenneth Wong
    Burns Unit, Concord Repatriation General Hospital, Concord, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 74:318-23. 2004
    ..The purpose of the present study was to evaluate, over a 12-year period (1989-2001), changes in the practices of referring hospitals in terms of early management of patients with burn injuries prior to transfer to a burns unit...
  13. ncbi request reprint Surgical risk management: the value of a weekly surgical radio-pathological meeting
    Kenneth Wong
    Monash Centre for Rural Health, La Trobe Regional Hospital, Traralgon, Victoria, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 74:205-9. 2004
    ..The present study evaluates the value of a weekly clinical meeting involving surgeons, radiologists and pathologists as a model of clinical risk management within a general surgical department...
  14. ncbi request reprint Working with registrars: a registrar's perspective
    Kenneth Wong
    Med J Aust 182:311-2. 2005
  15. ncbi request reprint Trauma can be an attractive career option
    Kenneth Wong
    ANZ J Surg 74:1018-9. 2004
  16. ncbi request reprint Ligasure vessel sealing system in laparoscopic Palomo varicocele ligation in children and adolescents: much ado about nothing
    Kenneth Wong
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 17:707. 2007
  17. ncbi request reprint Registrars cannot provide full teaching for juniors
    Kenneth Wong
    Med J Aust 185:54. 2006
  18. ncbi request reprint Oesophageal rupture arising as a complication of acute appendicitis in a child
    Kenneth Wong
    Med J Aust 184:588. 2006
  19. doi request reprint Clinical implications of QRS duration and QT peak prolongation in patients with suspected coronary disease referred for elective cardiac catheterization
    M Nadeem Attar
    Institutions Royal Preston Hospital, Preston, UK
    Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 13:106-12. 2008
    ..We sought to assess the prognostic utility of clinical, angiographic, and simple ECG parameters in a large cohort of patients undergoing elective cardiac catheterization (CC) for known or suspected coronary artery disease...