Dr Kerry Hitos

Senior Research Fellow
Surgery, Westmead Clinical School

C24 - Westmead Hospital
The University of Sydney
NSW 2006 Australia

T: +61 2 9845 6412
F: +61 2 9893 7440

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Themes | Keywords | Publications



Epidemiology; Thrombosis; Cancer; Cardiovascular diseases; Surgery


2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2009


  • Haji Zaine, N., Burns, J., Vicaretti, M., Fletcher, J., Begg, L., Hitos, K. (2014), Characteristics of diabetic foot ulcers in Western Sydney, Australia. Journal of Foot and Ankle Research. 7(1), 39. [Abstract]
  • Murugesan, J., Mor, I., Fulham, S., Hitos, K. (2014), Systematic review of efficacy of LIFT procedure in crpytoglandular fistula-in-ano. Journal of Coloproctology. 34(2), 109-119.


  • Hsu, J., Hitos, K., Fletcher, J. (2013), Identifying the bleeding trauma patient: predictive factors for massive transfusion in an Australasian trauma population. The Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 75(3), 359-364. [Abstract]
  • Kim, J., Kemp, S., Kullas, K., Hitos, K., Dexter, M. (2013), Injury patterns in patients who "talk and die". Journal of Clinical Neuroscience. 20(12), 1697-1701. [Abstract]
  • Medbury, H., James, V., Ngo, J., Hitos, K., Wang, Y., Harris, D., Fletcher, J. (2013), Differing association of macrophage subsets with atherosclerotic plaque stability. International Angiology. 32(1), 74-84. [Abstract]


  • Fogg, T., Annesley, N., Hitos, K., Vassiliadis, J. (2012), Prospective observational study of the practice of endotracheal intubation in the emergency department of a tertiary hospital in Sydney, Australia. Emergency Medicine Australasia. 24(6), 617-624. [Abstract]
  • Hitos, K., Wain, G., Fletcher, J. (2012), Venous thromboembolism following gynaecological surgery for suspected or confirmed malignancy. The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 52(1), 23-27. [Abstract]
  • McKay, G., Morgan, M., Wong, S., Gatenby, A., Fulham, S., Ahmed, K., Toh, J., Hanna, M., Hitos, K. (2012), Improved short-term outcomes of laparoscopic versus open resection for colon and rectal cancer in an area health service: a multicenter study. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum. 55(1), 42-50. [Abstract]
  • Hitos, K., New, C., McMaster, J., Cummine, J., Fisher, P., Fletcher, J., Rogers, J., Ng, I., Lim, J., Cree, A., Kam, A., Owler, B., Dandie, G., Dexter, M. (2012), Venous thromboembolism prophylaxis in spinal surgery. Proceedings of the 25th World Congress of the International Union of Angiology (IUA).


  • Ngui, N., Hitos, K., Ctercteko, G. (2011), Preoperative factors prolonging the length of stay in elective colorectal surgery. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 81(9), 624-628. [Abstract]
  • Ali Alzahrani, H., Hitos, K., Fletcher, J. (2011), The Diabetic Foot. Australia: Health Education & Management Innovations.
  • Sanderson, B., Hitos, K., Fletcher, J. (2011), Venous thromboembolism following colorectal surgery for suspected or confirmed malignancy. Thrombosis. 2011, 828030. [Abstract]


  • Mohan, I., Swinnen, J., Hitos, K., Fletcher, J., White, G., Harris, J., Stephen, M., May, J. (2009), Endovascular Repair of Aortic Transection can be a Durable Treatment Option. European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery. , 120-122. [Abstract]
  • Hitos, K., Fletcher, J. (2009), Venous thromboembolism following primary total hip arthroplasty. International Angiology. 28(3), 215-221. [Abstract]