Leon Fisher

Summary

Affiliation: New South Wales
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Perioperative acute upper gastrointestinal haemorrhage in older patients with hip fracture: incidence, risk factors and prevention
    L Fisher
    Department of Gastroenterology, The Canberra Hospital, ACT, Australia
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 25:297-308. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D and parathyroid hormone in outpatients with noncholestatic chronic liver disease
    Leon Fisher
    Department of Gastroenterology, Canberra Hospital, ACT, Australia
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 5:513-20. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Prevalence of vitamin K and vitamin D deficiency in patients with hepatobiliary and pancreatic disorders
    Leon Fisher
    Department of Gastroenterology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, WA 6009, Australia
    Nutr Res 29:676-83. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Endoscopic skills training in a simulated clinical setting
    Leon Fisher
    Department of Gastroenterology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, Australia
    Simul Healthc 5:232-7. 2010
  5. pmc The Neutrophil to Lymphocyte Ratio on Admission and Short-Term Outcomes in Orthogeriatric Patients
    Alexander Fisher
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, The Canberra Hospital, Canberra, ACT, Australia Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Canberra Hospital, Canberra, ACT, Australia Australian National University Medical School, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    Int J Med Sci 13:588-602. 2016
  6. pmc Liver function parameters in hip fracture patients: relations to age, adipokines, comorbidities and outcomes
    Leon Fisher
    1 Department of gastroenterology, The Canberra Hospital, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    Int J Med Sci 12:100-15. 2015
  7. ncbi request reprint Cardiopulmonary complications of ERCP in older patients
    Leon Fisher
    Department of Gastroenterology, The Canberra Hospital, Woden, Canberra, ACT 2606, Australia
    Gastrointest Endosc 63:948-55. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Endoscopic ultrasound guided fine needle aspiration of solid pancreatic lesions: Performance and outcomes
    Leon Fisher
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, Australia
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 24:90-6. 2009

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Perioperative acute upper gastrointestinal haemorrhage in older patients with hip fracture: incidence, risk factors and prevention
    L Fisher
    Department of Gastroenterology, The Canberra Hospital, ACT, Australia
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 25:297-308. 2007
    ..No specific preventive strategy exists for acute gastrointestinal haemorrhage in hip fracture patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D and parathyroid hormone in outpatients with noncholestatic chronic liver disease
    Leon Fisher
    Department of Gastroenterology, Canberra Hospital, ACT, Australia
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 5:513-20. 2007
    ..Our aim was to determine the prevalence and type of vitamin D-parathyroid hormone (PTH) disturbance in ambulatory patients with noncholestatic chronic liver disease (CLD) and its relationship with disease severity and liver function...
  3. doi request reprint Prevalence of vitamin K and vitamin D deficiency in patients with hepatobiliary and pancreatic disorders
    Leon Fisher
    Department of Gastroenterology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, WA 6009, Australia
    Nutr Res 29:676-83. 2009
    ..Liver dysfunction is associated with and predictive of vitamin K deficiency of bone and decreased production of osteocalcin, indicating the need for appropriate supplementation...
  4. doi request reprint Endoscopic skills training in a simulated clinical setting
    Leon Fisher
    Department of Gastroenterology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, Australia
    Simul Healthc 5:232-7. 2010
    ..We describe a simulation and scenario-based model of training in gastrointestinal endoscopic hemostasis, which combines acquisition of procedural and problem-solving skills in a close to reality simulated clinical setting...
  5. pmc The Neutrophil to Lymphocyte Ratio on Admission and Short-Term Outcomes in Orthogeriatric Patients
    Alexander Fisher
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, The Canberra Hospital, Canberra, ACT, Australia Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Canberra Hospital, Canberra, ACT, Australia Australian National University Medical School, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    Int J Med Sci 13:588-602. 2016
    ..To investigate the association of the neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio (NLR) at admission with presence of fracture, comorbid conditions, and its prognostic value for short-term outcomes in orthogeriatric patients...
  6. pmc Liver function parameters in hip fracture patients: relations to age, adipokines, comorbidities and outcomes
    Leon Fisher
    1 Department of gastroenterology, The Canberra Hospital, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    Int J Med Sci 12:100-15. 2015
    ..To asses liver markers in older patients with hip fracture (HF) in relation to age, comorbidities, metabolic characteristics and short-term outcomes...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cardiopulmonary complications of ERCP in older patients
    Leon Fisher
    Department of Gastroenterology, The Canberra Hospital, Woden, Canberra, ACT 2606, Australia
    Gastrointest Endosc 63:948-55. 2006
    ..Biochemical markers of ERCP-related myocardial injury have not previously been investigated...
  8. doi request reprint Endoscopic ultrasound guided fine needle aspiration of solid pancreatic lesions: Performance and outcomes
    Leon Fisher
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, Australia
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 24:90-6. 2009
    ..We report our single-centre experience with endoscopic ultrasound guided fine needle aspiration (EUS-FNA) of solid pancreatic lesions with regard to clinical utility, diagnostic accuracy and safety...