Endocrine Surgery

Research Overview

Endocrine Surgery involves clinical management of patients suffering from tumours of the endocrine system, including:

  • Benign and malignant tumours of the thyroid gland.
  • Primary hyperparathyroidism
  • Adrenal tumours, including phaeochromyctoma
  • Familial endocrine tumour syndromes such as Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia.

Recent completed projects:

  • Maternal and Foetal Outcomes in Pheochromocytoma and Pregnancy.
  • Bi-national review of phaeochromocytoma care. Is ICU admission always necessary?
  • Adrenalectomy for Phaeochromocytoma: a 17-year review of surgical technique and outcomes
  • Clinical Utility of Routine Parathyroid Hormone Measurement in Women Commenced on Endocrine Therapy for Hormone Sensitive Breast Cancer.
  • Radioactive Iodine Ablation post Differentiated Thyroid Cancer Surgery: an Analysis of Use and Impact of the ATA Guidelines.
  • Massive Spontaneous Cervico-mediastinal Haemorrhage from a Parathyroid Adenoma
  • Practice Patterns in Parathyroid Surgery: A Survey of Asia-Pacific Parathyroid Surgeons.
  • Imaging Strategies in Primary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Development of a Bi-National Thyroid Cancer Clinical Quality Registry.
  • Surgical Management of Graves’ Disease – A Contemporary Perspective.

Staff

Dr Anita Skandarajah

Mr Robert Tasevski

Research Projects

This Research Group doesn't currently have any projects



Faculty Research Themes

Cancer

School Research Themes

Cancer in Medicine, Women's Health



Key Contact

For further information about this research, please contact Associate Professor Julie Miller

Department / Centre

Surgery

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