Nicholas O'Rourke

Summary

Affiliation: The Wesley Hospital
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic right hepatectomy: surgical technique
    Nicholas O'Rourke
    Royal Brisbane Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    J Gastrointest Surg 8:213-6. 2004
  2. pmc Laparoscopic resection of hepatic colorectal metastases
    Nicholas O'Rourke
    Royal Brisbane Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    HPB (Oxford) 6:230-5. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic repair of ventral incisional hernia
    Keith B Kua
    Department of Surgery, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 72:296-9. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic colorectal surgery for cancer: intermediate to long-term outcomes
    John Lumley
    Royal Brisbane Hospital, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Dis Colon Rectum 45:867-72; discussion 872-5. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic gastric banding in morbidly obese adolescents
    Kevin Dolan
    Department of Surgery, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Queensland, Australia
    Obes Surg 13:101-4. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Treating diabetes in the morbidly obese by laparoscopic gastric banding
    Kevin Dolan
    Department of Surgery, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Queensland, Australia
    Obes Surg 13:439-43. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic gastric banding and crural repair in the obese patient with a hiatal hernia
    Kevin Dolan
    Department of Surgery, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Queensland, Australia
    Obes Surg 13:772-5. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint A comparison of laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding and biliopancreatic diversion in superobesity
    Kevin Dolan
    Department of Surgery, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Queensland, Australia
    Obes Surg 14:165-9. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Treatment of non-resectable hepatocellular carcinoma with autologous tumor-pulsed dendritic cells
    Andrew Ladhams
    Clinical Research Center, Royal Brisbane Hospital Research Foundation, Australia
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 17:889-96. 2002
  10. pmc Massive splenomegaly is associated with significant morbidity after laparoscopic splenectomy
    Ameet G Patel
    Departments of Surgery, Haematology, and Biostatistics, King s College Hospital, London, United
    Ann Surg 238:235-40. 2003

Collaborators

  • Kevin Dolan
  • Ian Martin
  • George Fielding
  • Ameet G Patel
  • Andrew Ladhams
  • John Lumley
  • Keith B Kua
  • Les Nathanson
  • Ben Wallwork
  • Keith B Kau
  • Nora Donaldson
  • Michael R Rhodes
  • Jane E Parker
  • Graham Cooksley
  • Lesley Butterworth
  • Andrew Luck
  • Guy Maddern
  • Lawrie Powell
  • Russell Stitz
  • Chris Schmidt
  • Garwin Sing
  • Barbara Leggett
  • Russell Strong
  • Paul Tesar
  • Andrew Stevenson
  • Mark Coleman
  • Kay Ellem

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic right hepatectomy: surgical technique
    Nicholas O'Rourke
    Royal Brisbane Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    J Gastrointest Surg 8:213-6. 2004
    ..Laparoscopic right hepatectomy is feasible in selected patients. It is technically demanding but can be safely accomplished by surgeons who have experience in advanced laparoscopic procedures and open hepatic surgery...
  2. pmc Laparoscopic resection of hepatic colorectal metastases
    Nicholas O'Rourke
    Royal Brisbane Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    HPB (Oxford) 6:230-5. 2004
    ..In these small series approximately one-third of all operations have been for malignancy, but survival figures cannot be assessed yet...
  3. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic repair of ventral incisional hernia
    Keith B Kua
    Department of Surgery, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 72:296-9. 2002
    ..Since then, there have been sporadic case reports and small series published about this procedure, but it has not been widely adopted. Newer types of composite prosthetic mesh may reduce the potential problem of bowel adhesion...
  4. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic colorectal surgery for cancer: intermediate to long-term outcomes
    John Lumley
    Royal Brisbane Hospital, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Dis Colon Rectum 45:867-72; discussion 872-5. 2002
    ..This article audits the intermediate to long-term postoperative complications and cancer follow-up data...
  5. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic gastric banding in morbidly obese adolescents
    Kevin Dolan
    Department of Surgery, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Queensland, Australia
    Obes Surg 13:101-4. 2003
    ..Obesity in adolescence is associated with increased mortality and morbidity in adulthood. Is laparoscopic adjustable silicone gastric banding a safe and effective method of weight loss in morbidly obese adolescents?..
  6. ncbi request reprint Treating diabetes in the morbidly obese by laparoscopic gastric banding
    Kevin Dolan
    Department of Surgery, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Queensland, Australia
    Obes Surg 13:439-43. 2003
    ..Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (LAGB) also reduces food intake but does not bypass the foregut, and its effects on diabetes have yet to be elucidated...
  7. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic gastric banding and crural repair in the obese patient with a hiatal hernia
    Kevin Dolan
    Department of Surgery, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Queensland, Australia
    Obes Surg 13:772-5. 2003
    ..It has been claimed that laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (LAGB) can both improve and induce reflux symptoms. The effect of a simultaneous crural repair and gastric banding has not yet been reported...
  8. ncbi request reprint A comparison of laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding and biliopancreatic diversion in superobesity
    Kevin Dolan
    Department of Surgery, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Queensland, Australia
    Obes Surg 14:165-9. 2004
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  9. ncbi request reprint Treatment of non-resectable hepatocellular carcinoma with autologous tumor-pulsed dendritic cells
    Andrew Ladhams
    Clinical Research Center, Royal Brisbane Hospital Research Foundation, Australia
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 17:889-96. 2002
    ..Active immunotherapy based on the injection of autologous dendritic cells (DC) co-cultured ex vivo with tumor antigens has been used in pilot studies in various malignancies such as melanoma and lymphoma with encouraging results...
  10. pmc Massive splenomegaly is associated with significant morbidity after laparoscopic splenectomy
    Ameet G Patel
    Departments of Surgery, Haematology, and Biostatistics, King s College Hospital, London, United
    Ann Surg 238:235-40. 2003
    ..To evaluate the impact of spleen weight on operative and clinical outcome in a series of 108 consecutive laparoscopic splenectomies...