General Surgery research
The General Surgery Department is committed to clinical and translational research, clinical trials and the development and maintenance of databases and clinical registries, including cancer related registries.
The Breast and Endocrine Surgery Unit undertakes research in the areas of breast cancer and endocrine surgery including thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal surgery.
The Upper Gastrointestinal (GI) Surgical Unit’s interests include outcomes of bariatric surgery, inflammatory effects of radical cancer surgery and the physiology of upper GI surgery.
Research activities of the Colorectal Surgical Unit relate to colorectal cancer (CRC) and the unit has commenced or completed projects in the areas of inflammatory bowel disease, novel surgical techniques and investigation of Clostridium difficile infection (CDI).
The anatomy and pathophysiology of the recurrent laryngeal nerve (RLN) is a research focus of the Endocrine Unit.Find out more
An analysis of prospective data collected since 2007 of 1,453 patients undergoing weight loss (bariatric) surgery.Find out more
Colorectal Surgical Department (CRS)Find out more
Single Anastomosis Duodenal-Ileal Bypass with Sleeve Gastrectomy/One Anastomosis Duodenal Switch (SADI-S/OADS) IFSO Position Statement
Brown WA, Ooi G, Higa K, Himpens J, Torres A; IFSO-appointed task force reviewing the literature on SADI-S/OADS
(2018), Obes Surg, 28(5), 1207-1216
Evaluating feasibility and accuracy of non-invasive tests for nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in severe and morbid obesity
Ooi GJ, Earnest A, Kemp WW, Burton PR, Laurie C, Majeed A, Johnson N, McLean C, Roberts SK, Brown WA
(2018), Int J Obes, 42(11), 1900-1911
Salvage Surgery for Locoregional Failure in Anal Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Guerra GR, Kong JC, Bernardi MP, Ramsay RG, Phillips WA, Warrier SK, Lynch AC, Ngan SY, Heriot AG
(2018), Dis Colon Rectum, 61(2), 179-186