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2016

Summer 2016 - Urology Edition

  • Bladder and Sexual Rehabilitation after Prostate Cancer Treatment - Dr Phillip Katelaris
  • Sacral Neuromodulation in Urology - Dr Philip Bergersen
  • Chronic Renal Disease After Treatment of Renal Tumours - Professor Howard Lau
  • The Role of Radical Prostatectomy in the Management of Oligometastatic Prostate Cancer - Dr Richard Haddad
  • Active Surveillance for Prostate Cancer - Professor Henry Woo
  • PSA Testing for Prostate Cancer: An Update - Dr Thomas Dean
  • Options for Management of Post Radical Prostatectomy Incontinence - Dr Maxwell Dias
  • Urinary Incontinence in Women - Dr Ruth Collins


Spring 2016

  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI) - Dr Jason Sharp
  • Idiopathic Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus - Dr Brian Owler
  • Selective Internal Radiation Therapy (SIRT) for Liver Tumours - Dr David Boshell
  • Advanced Technology in Cataract Surgery - A/Professor Geoffrey Painter
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome in Adolescents - Clinical A/Professor Michelle Jack
  • Managing Endometriosis to Improve Fertility - Dr Warren Chan
  • Obscure GI Bleeding - Dr Saurabh Gupta


Winter 2016

  • CT Coronary Angiography - Dr Charles Nelson
  • Micro Invasive Glaucoma Surgery; the Future of Combine Cataract Glaucoma Surgery - Dr Steven Wine
  • Medical Therapy of Rheumatoid Arthritis - Dr Michael Tjeuw
  • Controversies in Modern Day Rhinology - Professor Ray Sacks
  • Newer Modalities in the Treatment of Scars - Dr Siva Sathasivam
  • Ankle Osteoarthritis - Dr Andrew Wines
  • How Do We, Or Do We Need to, Treat Atherosclerotic Renal Artery Stenosis? - Dr Karthik Kumar


Autumn 2016

  • Frozen Shoulder - Dr Marcus Chia
  • Unusual Cause of Claudication Popliteal Artery Entrapment - Dr Pecky (Upeshka) De Silva
  • Functional / Conversion Neurological Disorders - Dr Omar Ahmad
  • Donor Heart Transplantation Challenges - Dr Emily Granger
  • Eyelid Malignancy: Surgical Excision and Other Therapeutic Options - Dr Jenny Danks
  • Multiple Myeloma - Dr Silvia Ling

2015

Spring 2015

  • Complex Coronary Intervention - Dr Athula Gunasekara
  • Acute Pancreatitis: Principles & Pitfalls - Dr Christos Apostolou
  • Surgery for Lumbar Degenerative Spondylolisthesis - A/Professor James van Gelder
  • Chronic Plaque Psoriasis: Recent Advances - Dr Kavita Enjenti
  • Undescended Testes: The Current Position - Professor Ralph C. Cohen
  • Endoscopic-Ultrasound Guided Coeliac Plexus Intervention - Dr Stephen Y. Oh


Winter 2015

  • Kids and Sleep Apnoea - Dr Gillian Dunlop
  • Ablation of Symptomatic Atrial Fibrillation - Dr Maros Elsik and Dr Bill Petrellis
  • Surgery for Obesity - Current Practice - Dr Philip Le Page
  • Minimally Invasive Aortic Valve Replacement - Sutureless Technology - Prof Tristan D. Yan
  • Oesophagus: Early Cancer and Dysplasia by Endoscopy - A/Prof Gregory Falk
  • New Paradigms in Managing Meniere's Disease - Dr Payal Mukherjee 


Autumn 2015

  • Arthritis of the Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement - A/Prof Des Bokor
  • Adenomyosis: A Potentially Missed, Neglected and Inappropriately Managed Condition - Dr Eisen Liang
  • Chronic Renal Disease After Treatment of Renal Tumours - Dr Howard Lau
  • Advancements in Total Knee Replacement, Science Over Speculation - A/Prof Munjed Al Muderis
  • Deep Infiltrating Endometriosis: Cause of Pelvic Pain - Dr Yogesh Nikam

Insert (Autumn 2015)

  • Dual Energy CT (DECT) Imaging - Clinical Applications and Benefits - Dr Sebastian Heintze

2014

Summer 2014 

  • Advances in Systemic Treatment of Metastatic Melanoma - Dr Arthur Clements
  • Freezing All IVF Embryos, the New Paradigm Shift - Dr Jeffrey Persson
  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm - Mini-Bentall Procedure - Prof Tristan D. Yan
  • An Incidental Finding of Cerebral Aneurysm - Dr Gordon Dandie
  • Robotic Partial Nephrectomy - Dr Richard L Haddad
  • Coloured Fruit & Vegetables May Reduce Damage in the Older Person's Brain - A/Prof Ross Grant

Insert (Summer 2014)

  • Uterine Fibroid Embolisation (UFE) - Frequently Asked Questions - Dr Eisen Liang

Spring 2014

  • Is There Really A Link Between Vasectomy and Prostate Cancer? - A/Prof Henry Woo
  • Injectable Collagenase for Dupuytren's Disease - Dr Ian Edmunds
  • Diagnosis and Management of Primary Hyperparathyroidism - Prof Stan Sidhu
  • Reverse Should Replacement - Dr David Duckworth
  • Spine Surgery: Less Is More - Dr Andrew Kam
  • Osteoarthritis of the Ankle - Dr John Limbers

Insert (Spring 2014)

  • Why Measuring Omega-3 Levels Can Be Clinically Important - A/Prof Ross Grant

Winter 2014

  • Hip Replacement; a View from the Front - A/Prof James Sullivan
  • 16 Years of Ceramic on Ceramic Hip Replacement - Dr Lawrence Giutronich
  • The New Stone Age - Dr Phillip Katelaris
  • Reflux Cough - A/Prof Gregory Falk
  • Thumb Osteoarthritis - Dr Ian Hargreaves

Insert (Winter 2014)

  • Ultrasound of the Head and Spine in Infants - Dr Chris Wong and Lorna Hardiman

Autumn 2014

  • Anterior Approach to the Hip - a View from the Other Side - Dr Matthew Lyons
  • Castrate Resistant Prostate Cancer (CRPC) Progress - A/Prof Gavin Marx
  • Pulmonary Hypertension: Vigilance and a Life Saved - Dr Katrina Adorini
  • Aromatase Inhibitors - from Oncology to Fertility Drug - Dr Robert Lahoud
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome - Dr David Gronow
  • Advances in Microbiology: Introduction of the MALDI TOF - Dr Bevan Hokin

2013

Summer 2013

  • Robotic Surgery in Gynaecology - Dr Felix Chan
  • Pelvic Congestion Syndrome, Varicose Veins and Ovarian Vein Reflux: A Most Underdiagnosed Problem - Dr Vikram Puttaswamy
  • Acute Lumbar Disc Herniation/Sciatica - Dr Vincent Lam
  • Simulation Education - Dr Adam Osomanski and Dr Matthew Swann
  • Dementia and Depression - Dr Richa Rastogi

Insert (Summer 2013)

  • Viral Hepatitis Update: How to Request and Interpret Serology Markers - Dr Bevan Hokin 

 

Spring 2013

  • Multiparametric MRI of the Prostate - Dr Tom Dean
  • The Changing Paradigm of Vascular Surgery - A/PROF Irwin V Mohan
  • Endoscopic Surgery for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome - Dr Stuart Kirkham
  • Ventricular Assist Devices - Are We There Yet? - Dr Emily Granger
  • Acute and Chronic Rhinosinusitis - Dr Yuresh Naidoo

Insert (Spring 2013)

  • Viral Hepatitis Update: How to Request and Interpret Serology Markers - Dr Bevan Hokin

 

Winter 2013

  • Hip Replacement in The Younger Patient - Dr Hagop Kiyork
  • Cancer Genetics - Dr Hilda High
  • Acute Lumbar Disc Herniation/Sciatica - Dr Randolph J Gray
  • Is a Vegetarian Diet Adequate? Meeting the Nutrient Reference Values on a Vegetarian Diet - Carol Zeuschner
  • Diagnosis and Management of Submandibular Gland Calculi - Dr James Younessi

Insert (Winter 2013)

  • Viral Hepatitis Update: How to Request and Interpret Serology Markers - Dr Bevan Hokin

 

Autumn 2013

  • Cardiovascular Disease: Important Gender Differences - Dr Melissa Doohan
  • Rhinoplasty - The Brow Tip Aesthetic Line - Dr Gillian Dunlop
  • Pregnancy in Obese Women and After Gastric Banding - Dr Kris Urbaniak
  • Ethanol Induced Free Radical Damage in Brain Cells - Dr Ross Grant
  • Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy to Treat Morbid Obesity - Dr Craig Taylor
  • Cervical Disc Replacement - The Cutting Edge of Spinal Surgery - Dr Yanni Sergides

2012

February/March 2012

  • Uterine Artery Embolisation - Proven Efficacy and Safety Based on SAH Experience - Dr Eisen Liang
  • On Table Imaging with The 'O-Arm' - Associate Professor Peter J Papantoniou
  • Cardiac Device Related Infections - The Bad and The Ugly Side of Pacing - Dr Maros Elsik

       February/March 2012 Insert

  • Serum and Urine Protein Electrophoresis and Immunoelectrophoresis: A Tutorial - Dr Bevan Hokin

 

June/July 2012

  • Early Testing for Prostate Cancer - A Guide for General Practitioners - Dr Tom Dean
  • Controversies in Joint Replacement - Dr Lawrence Giutronich
  • Vasectomy and Vasectomy Reversal Surgery - Dr Phillip Katelaris
  • Advances and Controversies in B-Vitamins and Choline: A Report on the Leipzig Conference March 5-8 2012 - Compiled by Dr Bevan Hokin 

 

September/October 2012

  • Thyroid Cancer Update - Professor Stan Sidhu
  • Novel Treatment for Atrial Fibrillation - Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion - Dr Jason Sharp
  • Proton Pump Inhibitors - Dr Scott Simpson 

 

Summer 2012

  • The Da Vinci Surgical System - Dr Philip Bergersen
  • Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery - Dr Gordon Dandie
  • The Anterior Approach is a Step Forward in Hip Arthroplasty - Dr Munjed Al Muderis
  • Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion: Lateral LIF - Dr Michelle Atkinson
  • Alzheimer's Disease - Dr Carolyn Orr
  • Insert: Viral Hepatitis Update - Dr Bevan Hokin 

2011

November / December 2011

  • Management of Ovarian Cysts - Associate Professor Russell Hogg
  • Significant Advances in Breast Implantation - Dr John Kippen
  • Pathology Update: Coeliac Disease Testing - Dr Michelle Kier, Dr Bevan Hokin, Nola Hitchick

August / September 2011

  • Femtosecond Laser-Assisted Cataract Surgery - Associate Professor Geoffrey T Painter
  • Breast Reconstruction - Dr Thomas Lam
  • The Utility of Positron Emission Tomography (PET) in Lymphoma - Dr David McHarg

August / September 2011 Insert

  • HbA1c Revisited: Change of Units and Interpretation - San Pathology, Dr Bevan Hokin
  • Is There Any Life Left in Modern Fluoroscopy? - San Radiology, Dr Martin Davis

June / July 2011

  • Family Planning: New Options in 2011 - Dr. Kris Urbaniak
  • EOS X-ray Imagery: World's Best Technology at Dalcross Adventist Hospital - Dr. Davor Saravanja
  • Exercise as Medicine for Cancer - Janet McCormack, San Physiotherapist

February / March 2011

  • The Role of Minimally Invasive Surgery in the Management of Gynaecologic Cancers - Dr. Felix Chan
  • Accupuncture in Cancer Care - Dr. Byeongsang Oh
  • Castrate Resistant Prostate Cancer: Progress to 2011 - Assoc Professor Gavin Marx

February / March 2011 - Insert

  • HS-Troponin: 12 Months On - San Pathology, Dr. Bevan Hokin

2010

October / November 2010

  • Introduction to Positron Emission Tomography (PET) in Oncology - Dr. David McHarg
  • Spinal Surgery in 2010 - Dr. William Sears
  • Low Vitamin D is Still an Issue: Key Health Messages for Doctors, Nurses & Allied Health - San Pathology, Dr. Bevan Hokin

October / November 2010 Insert

  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Early Rheumatoid Arthritis - San Radiology, Dr. David Smit
  • Personalised Medicine - Dr. Pirooz Poursoltan

August / September 2010

  • The Modern Management of Small Renal Masses - Dr. Max Dias
  • Gastrointestinal Stents - Dr. Eliot Roach
  • Laparoscopic Upper Gastrointestinal & Bariatric Surgery: An Update - Dr. Garrett Smith

August / September 2010 Insert 

  • Renal Artery Stenosis: Diagnosis & Intervention - San Radiology, Dr. Eisen Liang

 June / July 2010

  • Recent Advances in 3D and 4D Imaging of the Fetus - Dr. Philippa Ramsay
  • Extended Endoscopic Techniques in Modern Day Sinonasal Surgery - Professor Ray Sacks
  • Morbid Obesty: An Anaesthetic Challenge? - Dr. Adrian Sultana

February / March 2010

  • Cataract Surgery: A Medical Success Story - Dr. Shish Lal
  • Non-Prescription Measures for your Cardiac Patients: An Update - Professor Hosen Kiat
  • High Sensitivity Troponin Testing - Dr. Susan Wright

February / March 2010 Insert

  • The ANA Test in the Diagnosis of Immune Disease - San Pathology, Dr. Bevan Hokin

2009

October / November 2009

  • Minimally Invasive Hip Replacement - Associate Professor Nigel Hope
  • Stress Echocardiography - Dr. Charles Nelson
  • Uterine Fibroids - Dr. Rod Kirsop

October / November 2009 Insert

  •  The Role of MRI in Abdominal Imaging - San Radiology, Dr. Andrew Stuart

 August / September 2009

  • Endoluminal Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm - Dr. David Robinson
  • Claudication - Dr. Nigel Ackroyd
  • What's New in Vascular Surgery? - Dr. Walid Mohabbat

August / September 2009 Insert

  • QUANTIFERON®-TB GOLD: A Diagnostic Advancement for the Detection of Mycobacterium Tuberculosis - San Pathology, Nola Hitchick

June / July 2009

  • Gastric Banding Explained: Multidisciplinary Care is Essential - Dr. Craig Taylor
  • Venous Thrombo-Embolism Prevention - Dr. Stuart Pincott
  • Robot-Assisted Radical Retro-Pubic Prostatectomy: Technique versus Technology - Dr. Phillip Katelaris

April / May 2009

  • Overview of Adult Soft Tissue Sarcoma - Dr. Andrew Parasyn
  • Targeted Cancer Therapy: Towards Personalised Medicine - Dr. Patricia Kho
  • Dealing with the Aftermath of Adverse Outcomes in Health Care - Dr. Gary Klopfer

February / March 2009

  • Advances in Coronary Stenting - Dr. Anil Aggarwala
  • Midshaft Clavicle Fractures - Dr. David Duckworth
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound: Diagnostic and Therapeutic Applications - Dr. Brian Jones

February / March 2009 Insert

  • Thyroid Function Tests Revisited - San Pathology, Dr. Bevan Hokin

2008 

October / November 2008

  • Coronary Stent Controversies - Dr. David Gray
  • Sleep Disordered Breathing, The Nocturnal Childhood Epidemic - Dr. Hugh Allen
  • Update on Myocardial Perfusion Imaging - Dr. David McHarg

October/November 2008 Insert

  • UFE Update - San Radiology, Dr. Eisen Liang

June / July 2008

  • Update on the Treatment of Incontinence - Dr. Bruce Farnsworth
  • Latest Developments in Prostate Cancer Screening and PSA - Dr. Manish I. Patel
  • Hospital in the Home (HITH) Treats UTIs - Dr. John Wallace

June / July 2008 Insert

  • Vitamin D Part II: Clinical Implications - San Pathology, Dr. Bevan Hokin

April / May 2008

  • New Diagnostic Tests for the Early Detection of Prostate Cancer? - Dr. Henry Woo
  • Melanoma In Brief - A Five Minute Guide to Management - Dr. T. Michael Hughes
  • Management of Adrenal Incidentalomas - Associate Professor Stan Sidhu

April / May 2008 Insert

  • The Problem Shoulder - Sarah Morrison, Sports Physiotherapist
  • Focus on Vegetarian Nutrition - San Pathology, Dr. Bevan Hokin

February / March 2008

  • Inflammatory Breast Conditions - Dr. Meagan Brennan
  • Splenectomy as a Laparoscopic Procedure - Dr. Trevor Currer
  • SIR-Sphere Trial in Metastatic Colorectal Cancer - Dr. Gavin Marx

February / March 2008 Insert

  • Radiology of the Knee - San Radiology, Dr. Andrew Stuart
  • Focus on Vitamin D - San Pathology, Dr. Bevan Hokin
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