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Research List

The following lists many of the research publications and presentations by Institute members during the past financial year. Please note that the list is not comprehensive, but it does illustrate the extensive range of research conducted by our dermatologists, registrars and research fellows.

Dr Lisa Abbott

Abbott LM, Smith SD, "Smartphone apps for skin cancer diagnosis: Implications for patients and practitioners", Australasian Journal of Dermatology, epub ahead of print, 2 Jan 2018

Dr L M Abbott, Dr K Byth, Professor P Fernandez-Peñas. Tanning, Selfies and Social Media. Australasian Journal of Dermatology, in press.

Presentations:

Smartphone use by dermatologists: practices, risks and legal issues, Abbott LM, Smith SD, Health Law Masterclass, University of Sydney, 6 Oct 2017

Melanoma & the law - Medicolegal hypotheticals, World Congress on Cancers of the Skin, Sydney, 17 August 2018


Dr Nikki Adler

Adler NR, McLean CA, Wolfe R, Kelly JW, McArthur GA, Haydon A, Tra T, Cummings N, Mar VJ. Concordance of somatic mutational profile in multiple primary melanomas. Pigment Cell & Melanoma Research 2018; In Press.

Adler NR, Wolfe R, McArthur GA, Kelly JW, Haydon A, McLean CA, Mar VJ. Tumour mutation status and melanoma recurrence following a negative sentinel lymph node biopsy. British Journal of Cancer 2018; 118, 1289–1295.

Aung AK, Tang MJ, Adler NR, de Menezes SL, Goh MSY, Tee HW, Trubiano JA, Puy R, Zubrinich CM, Graudins LV. Adverse drug reactions reported by healthcare professionals: reaction characteristics and time to reporting. Journal of Clinical Pharmacology 2018; doi: 10.1002/jcph.1148 [Epub ahead of print].

Vu M, Adler NR, Wee E, Wolfe R, McLean CA, Kelly JW, Pan Y. Impact of associated naevus on survival for nodular and superficial spreading melanomas. British Journal of Dermatology 2018; doi: 10.1111/bjd.16556 [Epub ahead of print].

Sia CSB, Ananda-Rajah MR, Adler NR, Baey YW, Liew D, Tong EY, Aung AK. Renal safety of short term empiric gentamicin therapy in aged patients. Australasian Journal on Ageing 2018; doi: 10.1111/ajag.12541 [Epub ahead of print].

Adler NR, Mahar PD, Kelly JW. The divide between ethical and legal responsibilities in providing unsolicited medical care. Australian Journal of General Practice 2018; In Press.

Fang WC, Adler NR, Graudins LV, Goldblatt C, Goh MSY, Roberts SK, Trubiano JA, Aung AK. Drug-induced liver injury is frequently associated with severe cutaneous adverse drug reactions: experience from two Australian tertiary hospitals. Internal Medicine Journal 2018; doi: 10.1111/imj.13734. [Epub ahead of print].

Adler NR, Kelly JW, Guitera P, Menzies S, Chamberlain AJ, Fishburn P, Button-Sloan A, Heal C, Soyer HP, Thompson JF. Methods of melanoma detection and of monitoring the skin for individuals at high risk of melanoma: new Australian clinical practice guidelines for the diagnosis and management of melanoma. Medical Journal of Australia 2018; in press.

Kelly JW, Adler NR, Fishburn P, Button-Sloan A, et al. Cancer Council Australia Melanoma Guidelines Working Party. What is the role of skin surface imaging (total body photography) in the early diagnosis of patients at high risk of developing melanoma? Clinical Practice guidelines for the diagnosis and management of melanoma. Sydney: Cancer Council Australia. Available from http://wiki.cancer.org.au/australia/Guidelines:Melanoma

Adler NR, Murray WK, Brady B, McCormack C, Pan Y. Sweet’s syndrome associated with ipilimumab in a patient with metastatic melanoma. Clinical and Experimental Dermatology 2018. In Press. doi: 10.1111/ced.13399 [Epub ahead of print].

Adler NR, Kelly JW, Haydon A, McLean CA, Mar VJ. Clinicopathological characteristics and prognosis of patients with multiple primary melanomas. British Journal of Dermatology 2018; 178(1):e44-e45.

Adler NR, Wolfe R, Kelly JW, Haydon A, McArthur GA, Mclean CA, Mar VJ. Tumour mutation status and sites of metastasis in patients with cutaneous melanoma. British Journal of Cancer 2017; 117(7): 1026-1035.

Adler NR, Mahar PD, Kelly JW. You should get that mole checked out: Ethical and legal considerations of the unsolicited clinical opinion. Australian Family Physician 2017; 46(12): 949-951.

Adler NR, Adler KA, Grant-Kels JM. Doctors’ mental health, burnout and suicidality: professional and ethical issues in the workplace. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 2017; 77(6):1191-1193.

Adler NR, Pan Y, Kelly JW. A novel clinical sign to aid in the diagnosis of superficial basal cell carcinoma. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 2017; 77(6): e155-156.

Adler NR, Dowling JP, Pan Y. The unregulated use of Melanotan-II is of public health interest to Australian dermatologists. Australasian Journal of Dermatology 2017; 58(4): 327-329.

Adler NR, Lin MJ, Camron R, Gin D. Fluconazole-induced Sweet’s syndrome: a novel association. Australasian Journal of Dermatology 2017; In Press. doi.org/10.1111/ajd.12710 [Epub ahead of print].

Adler NR, Graudins LV, Aung AK. The importance of risk communication and documentation for patients with cutaneous adverse drug reactions. British Journal of Dermatology 2017; 177(5): 1461.

Adler NR, Gin D, McLean CA. The specimen that did not survive processing: ethical considerations pertaining to open disclosure. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 2017; 77(5): 988-990.

Adler NR, Kelly JW, Dowling JP, Saunders H, Mar VJ. An unusual onset of agminated Spitz naevi in an adult patient. Clinical and Experimental Dermatology 2017; 43(3): 363-365.

Adler NR, Adler KA. Suicide by health professionals: a retrospective mortality study in Australia, 2001-2012. Medical Journal of Australia 2017; 206 (11): 506.

Pan Y, Adler NR, Wolf R, McLean CA, Kelly JW. Nodular melanoma is less likely than superficial spreading melanoma to have a histologically associated naevus. Medical Journal of Australia 2017; 207(8): 333-338. Both authors contributed equally to this manuscript.

Oral Presentations:

Tumour mutation status and melanoma recurrence following a negative sentinel lymph node biopsy

Australasian College of Dermatologists 51st Annual Scientific Meeting, Gold Coast, Queensland, May 2018.

BRAF mutation is associated with sentinel lymph node positivity and central nervous system metastasis in patients with primary cutaneous melanoma. 9th World Congress of Melanoma, Brisbane, Australia, October 2017

Poster Presentations:

Concordance of somatic mutational profile in multiple primary melanomas

Adler NR, McLean CA, Wolfe R, Kelly JW, McArthur GA, Haydon A, Tra T, Cummings N, Mar VJ.

Australasian College of Dermatologists 51st Annual Scientific Meeting, Gold Coast, Queensland, May 2018

Sweet’s syndrome associated with ipilimumab in a patient with metastatic melanoma

Adler NR, Murray WK, Brady B, McCormack C, Pan Y. 9th World Congress of Melanoma, Brisbane, Australia, October 2017

The unregulated use of Melanotan-II may induce change and obscure the assessment of melanocytic lesions; Adler NR, Dowling JP, Pan Y; 9th World Congress of Melanoma, Brisbane, Australia, October 2017

An unusual onset of agminated Spitz naevi in an adult patient; Adler NR, Kelly JW, Dowling JP, Saunders H, Mar VJ. 9th World Congress of Melanoma, Brisbane, Australia, October 2017

Impact of associated naevus on survival for nodular and superficial spreading melanomas. Vu M, Adler NR, Wee E, Wolfe R, McLean CA, Kelly JW, Pan Y.  9th World Congress of Melanoma, Brisbane, Australia, October 2017

Frequency and clinical features of synchronous multiple primary melanomas at an Australian tertiary referral centre. Kanzaki A, Adler NR, Mar VJ. 9th World Congress of Melanoma, Brisbane, Australia, October 2017


Associate Professor Chris Baker

Rademaker M, Agnew K, Anagnostou N, Andrews M, Armour K, Baker C, Foley P, Gebauer K, Gupta M, Marshman G, Rubell D, Sullivan J, Wong L. Psoriasis and infection. A clinical practice narrative.  Australas J Dermatol. 2018  doi: 10.1111/ajd.12895

Rademaker M,  Rubel D, Agnew K, Andrews M, Armour K, Baker C, Foley P, Gebauer K, Goh M, GuptaM, Marshman G, Prince M, Sullivan J. Psoriasis and cancer. An Australian/New Zealand narrative. Australas J Dermatol. 2018 doi: 10.1111/ajd.12889

Kowalski T, Baker C, Mack HG. Hydroxychloroquine retinal toxicity in two patients with dermatological conditions.  Australas J Dermatol. 2018 May 2. doi: 10.1111/ajd.12827. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29722012

van Kogelenberg S, Yue Z, Dinoro J, Baker C, Wallace G. Three-Dimensional Printing and Cell Therapy for Wound Repair. Adv Wound Care. 2018 May 1; 7(5): 145–155.

Rademaker M, Agnew K, Andrews M, Armour K, Baker C, Foley P, Frew J, Gebauer K, Gupta M, Kennedy D, Marshman G and Sullivan J. Psoriasis in those planning a family, pregnant or breast-feeding. The Australasian Psoriasis Collaboration.  Australasian Journal of Dermatology (2018) 59, 86–100

Elewski BE, Okun MM, Papp K, Baker CS, Crowley JJ, Guillet G, Sundaram M, Poulin Y, Gu Y, Geng Z, Williams DA, Rich PA.  Adalimumab for nail psoriasis: Efficacy and safety from the first 26 weeks of a phase 3, randomized, placebo-controlled trial.  J Am Acad Dermatol. 2018 Jan;78(1):90-99.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2017.08.029. Epub 2017 Oct 6.

Norris D, Photiou L, Tacey M, Dolianitis C, Varigos , Foley P, Baker C. Biologics and Dermatology Life Quality Index (DLQI) in the Australasian Psoriasis Population. J Dermatology Treatment. 2017 Dec;28(8):731-736

About Chris Baker


Dr Jenny Cahill

Presentations

Monash Graduate Certificate in Occupational Health, June.

ODREC Patch Test Training Day. Allergic contact dermatitis to Australian Baseline Series- fragrances, metals, excipients, May.

ODREC Patch Test Training Day. When the ABS isn’t enough- occupational series to consider, May


Associate Professor Alvin Chong

Leung VKY, Dobbinson SJ, Goodman DJ, Kanellis J, Chong AH. Skin cancer history, sun-related attitudes, behaviour and sunburn among renal transplant recipients versus general population. Australas J Dermatol. 2018 May;59(2):e106-e113. doi: 10.1111/ajd.12591.

Howard MD, Su JC, Chong AH. Skin Cancer Following Solid Organ Transplantation: A Review of Risk Factors and Models of Care. Am J Clin Dermatol. 2018, Aug;19(4):585-597.

Davenport R, Brennand S, Goh MS, Prakash S, Chong AH. Merkel cell carcinoma in a patient treated with infliximab: Beware of the subcutaneous nodule. Australas J Dermatol. 2018 Apr 16. doi: 10.1111/ajd.12819. [Epub ahead of print]

Sim E, Li J, Williams R, Pan Y, Mohamed M, Aboltins C, Chong AH. Two cases of occupationally acquired Mycobacterium marinum infection in Chinese restaurant workers in Melbourne, Australia. Australas J Dermatol. 2018 Aug;59(3):231-232. doi: 10.1111/ajd.12746. Epub 2017 Oct 27.

Davenport, R., Chong, AH. and Foley, P., 2018. Scalp pruritus: easing the itch. Medicine Today, 2018. 19 (2), pp. 12-20

Davenport R, Chong AH. David has an itchy rash. In: CHECK volume 2 (unit 539): Infectious diseases. Melbourne: RACGP, 2017.

Maor D, Brennand S, Goh S.Y M, Chong AH. Recalcitrant hyperkeratotic verrucae in a renal transplant recipient clearing with cessation of immunosuppression. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology Case Reports. 2018 May 4;4(5):471-473

Maor D, Brennand S, Goh S.Y M, Fahey V, Tabrizi N. S, Chong AH. A case of acquired epidermodysplasia verruciformis in a renal transplant recipient clearing with multimodal treatment including Gardasil vaccination. Australas J Dermatol. 2018 May;59(2):147-148.

Maor D, Chong AH. Inflammatory Rosacea, Australian Family Physician, RACGP CHECK Study. Dermatology Issue 4-8.

Maor D, Chong AH. Rosacea, Australian Family Physician, 2017 May: 46(5): 261-352.

Chong AH, Maor D. Skin Cancer: Spotting it early. InMotion Physiotherapy Journal, 2017 Apr; 30-4.

Bala H, Chong AH. A suspicious pigmented lesion in a transplant patient. Aust Fam Physician. 2017 Mar;46(3):111-112.

Poster presentations

Zallman M, Chong AH. Systematic review of the efficacy, safety and management considerations of tofacitinib: Emerging evidence and key clinical considerations for JAK-inhibitor use in dermatology. Australasian College of Dermatologists 51st Annual Scientific Meeting 19th – 22nd May 2018

Rachael Davenport, Sarah Brennand, Michelle SY Goh, Saurabh Prakash, Alvin H Chong. Merkel cell carcinoma in a patient treated with infliximab: More than just a coincidence? Australasian College of Dermatologists 51st Annual Scientific Meeting 19th – 22nd May 2018

Rachael Davenport, Simon Cumming, Michelle SY Goh, Alvin H Chong. Benign skin disease in organ transplant recipients: A study of 331 consecutive Australian patients. Australasian College of Dermatologists 51st Annual Scientific Meeting Rachael Davenport, 19th – 22nd May 2018

Maor D, Cumming S, Bala H, Brennand S, Goh S.Y M, Chong AH. Melanoma in a cohort of organ transplant recipients: Experience from a dedicated transplant dermatology clinic in Victoria, Australia. 9th World Congress of Melanoma, Brisbane, October 2017

Maor D, Cumming S, Bala H, Brennand S, Goh S.Y M, Chong AH. Melanoma in a cohort of organ transplant recipients: Experience from a dedicated transplant dermatology clinic in Victoria, Australia. Australasian College of Dermatology 50th Annual Scientific Meeting, Sydney, 6th - 9th May 2017

Maor D, Brennand S, Goh SY M, Fahey V, Tabrizi N. S, Chong H. A. A case of Acquired Epidermodysplasia verruciformis in a renal transplant recipient. Australasian College of Dermatology 50th Annual Scientific Meeting, Sydney, 6th - 9th May 2017

Maor D, Brennand S, Goh S.Y M, Chong AH. Recalcitrant hyperkeratotic warts in a renal transplant recipient clearing with cessation of immunosuppression. Australasian College of Dermatology 50th Annual Scientific Meeting, Sydney, 6th - 9th May 2017

Oral presentations

2018 Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australasian College of Dermatologists: Session chair: “Melanoma and Non-melanoma skin cancer”. Gold Coast, Queensland.


Dr Rachael Davenport

Davenport, R. B., Voutier, C. R., & Veysey, E. C. (2018). Outcome measurement instruments for provoked vulvodynia: A systematic review. Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease.

Davenport, R., Brennand, S., Goh, M. S., Prakash, S., & Chong, A. H. (2018). Merkel cell carcinoma in a patient treated with infliximab: Beware of the subcutaneous nodule. Australasian Journal of Dermatology.

Davenport, R., Chong, A.H. and Foley, P., 2018. Scalp pruritus: easing the itch. Medicine Today, 19 (2), pp. 12-20

Davenport R, Chong A. David has an itchy rash. In: check volume 2 (unit 539): Infectious diseases. Melbourne: RACGP, 2017.

Davenport, R. , Le, S. T., Gin, A. , Goh, M. S. and Foley, P. (2017), Resolving classic pityriasis rubra pilaris, mimicker of erythema gyratum repens. Australas J Dermatol. . doi:10.1111/ajd.12752

Poster Presentations

Merkel cell carcinoma in a patient treated with infliximab: More than just a coincidence? Australasian College of Dermatologists 51st Annual Scientific Meeting Rachael Davenport, Sarah Brennand, Michelle SY Goh, Saurabh Prakash, Alvin H Chong 19th – 22nd May 2018 

Benign skin disease in organ transplant recipients: A study of 331 consecutive Australian patients. Australasian College of Dermatologists 51st Annual Scientific Meeting Rachael Davenport, Rachael Davenport, Simon Cumming, Michelle SY Goh, Alvin H Chong 19th – 22nd May 2018 

Outcome measurement instruments for provoked vulvodynia: A systematic review. Australasian College of Dermatologists 51st Annual Scientific Meeting Rachael Davenport, Rachael Davenport, Emma Veysey, Catherine Voutier 19th – 22nd May 2018

Resolving Classic Pityriasis Rubra Pilaris – mimicker of Erythema Gyratum Repens. Australasian College of Dermatologists 51st Annual Scientific Meeting Rachael Davenport, Rachael Davenport, Sarah Thanh Le, Alexander Gin, Michelle SY Goh, Peter Foley, 19th – 22nd May 2018

Oral Presentation

Allergic contact dermatitis to sunscreens in 2018 The Australasian College of Dermatologists 51st Annual Scientific Meeting


Associate Professor Peter Foley

Papp K, Bachelez H, Constanzo A, Foley P et al. Clinical similarity of the biosimilar ABP 501 compared with adalimumab after single transition: long-term results from a randomised controlled, double-blind, 52-week, phase III trial in patients with moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis. Br J of Dermatol. 2017. 177(6): 1562-1574.

Rademaker M, Gupta M, Andrews M, Armour K, Baker C, Foley P et al. The Australasian psoriasis collaboration view on methotrexate for psoriasis in the Australasian setting. Australas J Dermatol. 2017. 58(3): 166-170.

Norris D, Photiou L, Tacey M, Dolianitis C, Varigos G, Foley P, Baker C. Biologics and dermatology life quality index (DLQI) in the Australasian psoriasis population. J Dermatolog Treat. 2017. 28(8): 731-736.

Rademaker M, Rubel DM, Agnew K, Andrews M, Armour KS, Baker C, Foley P et al Psoriasis and cancer. An Australian/New Zealand narrative. Australas J Dermatol. 2018 [Epub ahead of print].

Gordon KB, Blauvelt A, Foley P et al. Efficacy of Guselkumab in subpopulations of patients with moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis: a pooled analysis of the phase III VOYAGE 1 and VOYAGE 2 studies. Br J Dermatol. 2018. 178(1): 132-139.

Gordon JB, Armstrong AW, Han C, Foley P et al. Anxiety and depression in patients with moderate-to-severe psoriasis and comparison of change from baseline after treatment with guselkumab vs adalimumab: results from the Phase 3 VOGAYE 2 study. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2018 [Epub ahead of print].

Anthony E, Rajgopal Bala H, Goh MS, Balta S, Foley P.Ixekizumab-treatment-emergent photosensitive cutaneous eruption. Australas J Dermatol. 2018 [Epub ahead of print].

Davenport R, Chong AH, Foley P. Scalp pruritus easing the itch Medicine Today. 19(2): 12-20.

Rademaker M, Agnew K, Andrews M, Armour K, Baker C, Foley P et al. Psoriasis in those planning a family, pregnant or breast-feeding. The Australasian Psoriasis Collaboration. Australas J Dermatol. 2018. 59(2): 86-100.

Langley RG, Papp K, Gooderham M, Zhang L, Mallinckrodt C, Agada N, Blauvelt A, Foley P et al Efficacy and safety of continuous every-2-week dosing of ixekizumab over 52 weeks in patients with moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis in a randomized phase III trial (IXORA-P). Br J Dermatol. 2018. 178(6): 1315-1323.

Foley P, Gordon K, Griffiths CEM et al. Efficacy of guselkumab compared with adalimumab and placebo for psoriasis in specific body regions: a secondary analysis of 2 randomized clinical trials. JAMA Dermatol. 2018. 154(6): 676-683.

Foley P, Garrett S, Ryttig L. A cost-effectiveness analysis of calcipotriol plus betamethasone dipropionate aerosol foam versus gel for the topical treatment of plaque psoriasis. Curr Med Res Opin. 2018. 34(7): 1277-1283.

Davenport R, Le ST, Gin A, Goh MS, Foley P. Resolving classic pityriasis rubra pilaris, mimicker of erythema gyratum repens. 2018. 59(3): 232-233.

About Peter Foley


Associate Professor Johannes Kern

Föll MC, Fahrner M, Gretzmeier C, Thoma K, Biniossek ML, Kiritsi D, Meiss F, Schilling O, Nyström A, Kern JS. Identification of tissue damage, extracellular matrix remodeling and bacterial challenge as common mechanisms associated with high-risk cutaneous squamous cell carcinomas. Matrix Biol. 2018 Mar;66:1-21. doi: 10.1016/j.matbio.2017.11.004. Epub 2017 Nov 20. PubMed PMID: 29158163.

Galiger C, Löffek S, Stemmler MP, Kroeger JK, Mittapalli VR, Fauth L, Esser PR, Kern JS, Meiss F, Laßmann S, Bruckner-Tuderman L, Franzke CW. Targeting of Cell Surface Proteolysis of Collagen XVII Impedes Squamous Cell Carcinoma Progression. Mol Ther. 2018 Jan 3;26(1):17-30. doi: 10.1016/j.ymthe.2017.09.022. Epub 2017 Sep 27. PubMed PMID: 29055623; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5763164.

Rubel F, Kern JS, Technau-Hafsi K, Uhrich S, Thoma K, Häcker G, von Bubnoff N, Meiss F, von Bubnoff D. Indoleamine 2,3-Dioxygenase Expression in Primary Cutaneous Melanoma Correlates with Breslow Thickness and Is of Significant Prognostic Value for Progression-Free Survival. J Invest Dermatol. 2018 Mar;138(3):679-687. doi: 10.1016/j.jid.2017.09.036. Epub 2017 Oct 18. Erratum in: J Invest Dermatol. 2018 Jun;138(6):1450. PubMed PMID: 29054599.

Schmidt T, Hoch M, Lotfi Jad SS, Solimani F, Di Zenzo G, Marzano AV, Goebeler M, Cozzani E, Kern JS, Sitaru C, Lakoš Juki? I, Sárdy M, Uzun S, Jedlickova H, Gläser R, Kaneda M, Eming R, Göpel G, Ishii N, Greene B, Hashimoto T, Hertl M. Serological diagnostics in the detection of IgG autoantibodies against human collagen VII in epidermolysis bullosa acquisita: a multicentre analysis. Br J Dermatol. 2017 Dec;177(6):1683-1692. doi: 10.1111/bjd.15800. Epub 2017 Dec 1. PubMed PMID: 28703393.

Andrlová H, Mastroianni J, Madl J, Kern JS, Melchinger W, Dierbach H, Wernet F, Follo M, Technau-Hafsi K, Has C, Rao Mittapalli V, Idzko M, Herr R, Brummer T, Ungefroren H, Busch H, Boerries M, Narr A, Ihorst G, Vennin C, Schmitt-Graeff A, Minguet S, Timpson P, Duyster J, Meiss F, Römer W, Zeiser R. Biglycan expression in the melanoma microenvironment promotes invasiveness via increased tissue stiffness inducing integrin-?1 expression. Oncotarget. 2017 Jun 27;8(26):42901-42916. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.17160. PubMed PMID: 28476030; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5522114.

Kiritsi D, Hoch M, Kern JS. Annular Flaccid Pustules on the Trunk. JAMA Dermatol. 2017 Sep 1;153(9):921-922. doi: 10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.0901. PubMed PMID: 28445565.


Dr Francis Lai

Van K, Lai FYX, Ling J, Wood C. The Latest Scoop: A Rare Case of Vitamin D Toxicity. Am J Med. 2018 Mar;131(3):e89-e90.

Ng-Kamstra JS, Arya S, Greenberg SLM, Kotagal M, Arsenault C, Ljungman D, Yorlets RR, Agarwal A, Frankfurter C, Nikouline A, Lai FYX, Palmqvist CL, Fu T, Mahmood T, Raju S, Sharma S, Marks IH, Bowder A, Pi L, Meara JG, Shrime MG. Perioperative mortality rates in low-income and middle-income countries: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMJ Glob Health. 2018 Jun 22;3(3):e000810.


Dr Senhong (Isaac) Lee

Lee S, Mar A, Stavrakoglou A. Chapter 11, Dermatology. Medicine in a Minute – 1st edition. Scion Publishing. (In Press)

Lee S, Maor D, Palmer A, Nixon R. Declining Allergic Contact Dermatitis from Tosylamide Formaldehyde Resin in Nail Polish. Contact Dermatitis. 2018. 79(3): 184-185.

Lee S, Morgan A, Shah S, Ebeling P. Rapid onset diabetic ketoacidosis induced by nivolumab. Endocrinol Diabetes Metab Case Rep. 2018. pii: 18-0021. Doi: 10.1530/EDM-18-0021. eCollection 2018.

Bala HR, Lee S, Wong C, Pandya AG, Rodrigues M. Oral tranexamic acid for the treatment of melasma: a review. Dermatol Surg. 2018. 44(6): 814-825.


Dr Matthew Lin

E Wee, MJ Lin, D Gin. An ulcerated eyelid plaque with nodular lymphangitis. BMJ 361, k2147.

NR Adler, MJ Lin, R Cameron, D Gin. Fluconazole?induced Sweet's syndrome: A novel association. Australasian Journal of Dermatology.


Associate Professor Victoria Mar

Mar VJ, Soyer HP. Artificial intelligence for melanoma diagnosis: How can we deliver on the promise? Annals of Oncology May 2018.

Adler NR, Wolfe R, McArthur GA, Kelly JW, Haydon A, McLean CA, Mar VJ. Tumour mutation status and melanoma recurrence following a negative sentinel lymph node biopsy. British Journal of Cancer. Mar 2018.

Mann G, Cust A, Damian D, Fishburn P, Kelly JW, Mar VJ, Soyer HP, Melanoma Guidelines Working Party. Identification and management of high risk individuals. Cancer Council Australia Melanoma Guidelines. Published online wiki.cancer.org.au. April 2, 2018.

Morton R, Barbour A, Bell C, Mar VJ, Smithers M, Melanoma Guidelines Working Party. What investigations should be performed following a diagnosis of primary cutaneous melanoma for asymptomatic Stage I-II patients? Cancer Council Australia Melanoma Guidelines. Published online wiki.cancer.org.au April 2, 2018.

Adler NR, Kelly JW, Dowling JP, Saunders H, Mar VJ. An unusual onset of agminated Spitz naevi in an adult patient. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2017 Dec 20.

Adler NR, Wolfe R, Kelly JW, Haydon A, McArthur GA, McLean CA, Mar VJ. Tumour mutation status and sites of metastasis in patients with cutaneous melanoma. Br J Cancer. 2017 Aug 8.

Mar VJ, Scolyer RA, Long GV. Computer-assisted diagnosis for skin cancer: have we been outsmarted? Lancet. 2017 May 20;389(10083):1962-1964.

Adler NR, Kelly JW, Haydon A, McLean CA, Mar VJ. Clinicopathologic characteristics and prognosis of patients with multiple primary melanoma. Br J Dermatol. 2017 Jul 28.

About Victoria Mar


Dr Diana Mercuri

Biologics and DLQI in the Australasian Psoriasis Population. Oral presentation to NZDSI 2017 Conference, 18 August 2017.


ODREC

Flury U, Nixon R. The methylisothiazolinone contact allergy epidemic in Australia. Accepted, Contact Dermatitis.

Harris A, Saikal S, Scurry J, Relic J, Nixon RL, Chee P. Severe cutaneous eruptions following the topical use of preparations containing bufexamac: is it time to reconsider its registration by the Therapeutics Goods Agency in Australia? Accepted, Australas J Dermatol.

Nixon RL, Higgins CL, Maor D, Bala HR, Lalji, Heim K. Does clinical testing support the current guidance definition of prolonged contact for nickel allergy? Accepted, Contact Dermatitis

Keegel T and Nixon R. Wet work and healthcare workers: Use of hand disinfectants not associated with self-reported eczema. Commentary, Br J Dermatol 178: 324-5.

Lee S, Maor D, Palmer A, Nixon R. Declining allergic contact dermatitis from tosylamide formaldehyde resin in nail polish. Accepted, May 07, Contact Dermatitis.

Vu M, Toholka R, Cahill J, Nixon R. A case of immediate hypersensitivity to chlorhexidine. Australas J Dermatol 59:55-56.

Bala HR, Pan Y, Nixon RL. The dangers of non-medical laser therapy for pigmented lesions. Med J Aust Mar 20 2017, 206(5) p229

Agner T, Nixon R. Hand eczema should be taken seriously. Commentary, Br J Dermatol  176(4) p854-855

Adler N, Bala HR, Nixon RL. The Rutherglen bug: an agricultural pest and a novel biting culprit. Australas J Dermatol 58: 245-6.

About the ODREC


Associate Professor Rosemary Nixon AM

Publications – Book Chapters

Nixon R, Allnut K, Diepgen T. Contact Dermatitis, chapter 35. Middletons Allergy, Principles and Practice. Elsevier.

Nixon R. Tosylamide formaldehyde resin, Practical Guide to Contact Dermatitis and Common Contact Allergens. McFadden J, Pongpairoj K, Puangpet P, Thaiwat S. Springer Berlin

Higgins C, Nixon R, Cahill J. Chapter: Epoxy Resins.  Kanerva’s Occupational Dermatology. Eds Rustomeyer T, Elsner P, John SM. Maibach H. Third edition, Springer Berllin

Kanerva’s Occupational Dermatology. Higgins C, Nixon R, Cahill Chapter: Polyester Resins.Third edition. Eds Rustomeyer T, Elsner P, John SM. Maibach H. J. Springer Berlin 2018

Nixon R,  Mowad C, Marks J. Allergic Contact Dermatitis, Bolognia’s Textbook of Dermatology, fourth edition. Elsevier

Treatment of Skin Disease, Eds Lebwohl M, Heymann W, Berth-Jones J, Coulson I. Bala H and Nixon R. Allergic

Presentations

Occupational dermatitis in healthcare workers, ICDRG/NACDG Ottawa, June.

Preventing occupational contact dermatitis in Australian healthcare workers: translating our research into action, ACD ASM, May.

Contact allergy to methylisothiazolinone: the end of the epidemic? ACD ASM, Gold Coast, May.

ODREC Patch Test Training Day.  Regional dermatitis and key allergens, May.

ODREC Patch Test Training Day, Contact dermatitis in healthcare workers, May.

ODREC Patch Test Training Day.  Allergic contact dermatitis to Australian Baseline Series- rubber, acrylates, epoxies, May.

ODREC Patch Test Training Day Making a diagnosis, May.

ODREC Patch Test Training Day: Patch testing live.

ODREC Skin Education Day, Diagnosing skin conditions, March.

Occupational dermatitis, what’s new? RACP meeting, Sydney, May.

Skin cancer, RACP Annual meeting, Sydney, May.

Starting dermatology practice, January.              

Contact dermatitis in healthcare workers, APEODS, Taipei, Taiwan.

Impairment assessment in dermatology, AMA.

Allergy to rubber accelerators NIVA Course, Helsinki, September

Contact dermatitis in healthcare workers, Victorian Peri-operative Nurse Conference contact dermatitis and photoallergy.

About Rosemary Nixon


Ms Amanda Palmer RN

Presentations

ODREC Patch Test Training Day. Patch testing tips, tricks and mail orders.

ODREC Skin Education Day. Is my rash an allergy?

Veterinarians and occupational skin dermatosis

Wangaratta Health: Nurses and skin care

New Zealand Perioperative Nurse group - Nurses and skin care

Australian College of Perioperative Nurses- Nurses and skin care

Australian Nursing and Midwifery National Conference - contact dermatitis prevention module

Workforce Health THS solutions Southern Region, Tasmania- Nurses and skin care

Mercy Hospital- Skin care and nurses, August. 5th edition, Elsevier.


Dr Aaron Robinson

Fairfax. K.A., Bolden, J.E., Robinson, A.J., Lucas, E.C., Baldwin, T., Hilton, D.J. and de Graaf, C.A. (2018) Transcriptional profiling of eosinophil subsets in Interleukin-5 transgenic mice. Journal of Leukocyte Biology, 104(1):195-204.

Tan, T.Y., Dillon, O., Stark, Z., Schofield, D., Alam, K., Shrestha, R., Chong, B., Phelan, D., Brett, G., Creed, E., Jarmolowicz, A., Yap, P., Walsh, M., Downie, L., Amor, D.J., Savarirayan, R., McGillivray, G., Yeung, A., Peters, H., Robertson, S., Robinson, A.J., Macciocca, I., Sadedin, S., Bell, K., Oshlack, A., Georgeson, P, Thorne, N., Melbourne Genomics Health Alliance, Gaff, C. and White, S.M. (2017) Diagnostic impact and cost-effectiveness of exome sequencing for ambulant children with suspected monogenic conditions. JAMA Paediatrics, 171(9):855-862.

Presentation:

Doolan, B.J., Robinson, A.J., McLean, C., Russo, C., Gorelik, A., Kelly, J.W., Henderson, M.A., McCormack, C. and Pan, Y. (2018) Impact of partial biopsies on the need for complete excisional surgery in the management of cutaneous melanomas: a multi-centre review. American Academy of Dermatology Annual Scientific Meeting, San Diego, U.S.A. 16-20 February, 2018. Oral Presentation


Dr Michelle Rodrigues

Poon F, Rodrigues M. Vitiligo: A guide to diagnosis and management for GPs. Medicine Today 2017; 18(7): 43-49.

Rodrigues M, Ezzedine K, Hamzavi I et al. Current and emerging treatments for vitiligo. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2017 Jul;77(1):17-29

Rodrigues M, Ezzedine K, Hamzavi I et al. New discoveries in the pathogenesis and classification of vitiligo. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2017 Jul;77(1):1-13.

Wee E, Gilmore S, Rodrigues M. Australian trainee dermatologists’ opinion on skin of colour education: Does it reflect the changing demographics of the population? Australas J Dermatol. 2017 Aug 3

Bala HR, Lee S, Wong C, Pandya AG, Rodrigues M. Oral tranexamic acid for the treatment of melasma: A Review. Dermatol Surg. 2018 Jun;44(6):814-825

Del Rosario E, Florez-Pollack S, Zapata L Jr, Hernandez K, Tovar-Garza A, Rodrigues M, Hynan LS, Pandya AG. Randomised, placebo-controlled, double-blind study of oral tranexamic acid in the treatment of moderate to severe melasma. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2018 Feb;78(2):363-369

McDonald PB, Zapata L, Rodrigues M. Sunscreen habits and skin cancer rates in patients with vitiligo in Australia. Australas J Dermatol. 2018 Feb 27

Rodrigues MA, Ross AL, Gilmore S, Daniel BS. Australian Dermatologists’ perspective on skin of colour: results of a national survey. Australas J Dermatol. 2018 Feb;59(1):e23-e30.

Presentations

American Academy of Dermatology; February 2018 – California, San Diego, USA

  • The diagnosis and management of facial pigmentation
  • Vitiligo: work up and differential diagnosis
  • Melamsa: Histology and dermoscopy

Australasian Dermatopathology Society Meeting, Melbourne August 2017

  • Pigmentation in Indian skin

Australasian Society for Cosmetic Dermatology, Melbourne, September 2017

  • Treatments for melasma

Dr Charles Xie

Presentations

Oral presentation at ACD ASM (Gold Coast) May 2018: A national clinical quality registry for melanoma - a major strategy to improve patient outcomes Other authors - R. Scarborough, V. Mar, J. Kelly, J. Zalcberg, R Morton, M. Shackleton, C. Arnold, G. Mann, on behalf of Australian Clinical Outcomes Register for Melanoma Steering Group

Poster presentation at EADV Spring Meeting (Budva, Montenegro) May 2018: Acral lentiginous melanoma - clinicopathological features and associations with survival Other authors - E. Wee, C. McLean, R. Wolfe, J. Kelly, Y. Pan

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