Research Publications

  • Epigenome-wide association study of body mass index, and the adverse outcomes of adiposity Nature, Vol. 541, No. 7635. (21 December 2016), pp. 81-86, doi:10.1038/nature20784 
  • Early Effect of Bariatric Surgery on Urogenital Function in Morbidly Obese Men. J Sex Med. 2017 Jan 10. pii: S1743-6095(16)30858-X. doi: 10.1016/j.jsxm.2016.12.004. [Epub ahead of print]
  • The association of interpersonal relationships and social support with early post-surgery weight loss. BJS 2016 Mar. 103; 5-6
  • A case of severe anorexia, excessive weight loss and high peptide YY levels after sleeve gastrectomy. Endocrinol Diabetes Metab Case Rep 2015:150020. doi: 10.1530
  • Gastro-cutaneous fistula 4 years after a fully resolved staple line leak in sleeve gastrectomy. J Surg Case Rep 2015 Dec 9; 2015(12). pii: rjv152. doi: 10.1093
  • Timing of pregnancy in obese women after bariatric surgery. Pregnancy Hypertens. 2014 Jul;4(3):235. doi:10.1016/j.preghy.2014.03.019. Epub 2014 Jul 9.PMID: 26104622 [PubMed]
  • Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy and routine histological examination of gastric specimens. International Journal of Surgery (London, England) 10/2013; 11(8):719.
  • Age- and sex-specific effects on weight loss outcomes in a comparison of sleeve gastrectomy and Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: a retrospective cohort study. Journal: BMC Obesity, MS: 2115443161250367
  • Early postoperative weight loss predicts maximal weight loss after sleeve gastrectomy and Roux-en-Y gastric bypass. Surg Endosc. 2014 Sep 20.
  • Differential effects of laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy and laparoscopic gastric bypass on appetite, circulating acyl-ghrelin, peptide YY3-36 and active GLP-1 levels in non-diabetic humans. Obes Surg. 2014 Feb; 24(2):241-52. doi: 10.1007/s11695-013-1066-0.
  • Laparoscopic Heller's myotomy for achalasia after gastric bypass: A case report. Int J Surg Case Rep. 2013;4(4):396-8. doi: 10.1016/j.ijscr.2013.01.014. Epub 2013 Jan 28
  • Assessment of cosmetic outcome after laparoscopic cholecystectomy among women 4 years after laparoscopic cholecystectomy: is there a problem?Surg Endosc. 2011 Mar 18.
  • Outcomes in patients who underwent both laparoscopic and open inguinal hernia repairs. ANZ J Surg. 2010 May;80(5):381-2.
  • Treatment of left sided colonic emergencies: a comparison of US and UK surgical practices. Colorectal Dis. 2009 Jul; 11 (6):642-7.
  • Laparoscopic feeding jejunostomy in esophagogastric cancer. Surg Endosc. 2007 Feb; 21(2):299-302.
  • Comparison of medical and surgical treatment for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease: the relationship between symptom response and oesophageal acid exposure. BJS Nov 2004; ;91(11):1460-5
  • Comparison of ankle-brachial pressure index measurements using an automated oscillometric device with the standard doppler ultrasound technique. ANZ J Surg 2003; 73 (3): 105-8
  • Compliance measurement of the lower oesophageal sphincter in achalasia and gastro-oesophageal reflux disease. Dig Dis Sci  2001; 46 (9):1937-1942.
  • Does intraductal breast cancer spread in a segmental distribution? An analysis of tumour burden following segmental mastectomy using tumour bed biopsies. European Journal of Surgical Oncology 2001; 27: 21-5.
  • Is distribution of vacancies for hospital jobs a reflection of the new NHS?  BMJ 2000; 321: 453.
  • Prospective study of symptoms and gastro-oesophageal reflux 10 years after posterior partial fundoplication (letter).  Br J Surg 2000; 87: 122.
  • Vector Manometry and Lower Oesophageal Sphincter Dynamics. Gut 2000; 46: 740.
  • An audit of outcome including patient satisfaction with immediate breast reconstruction performed by breast surgeons.   Ann R Col Surg Eng. 1998; 30: 173-7.