Clinical Associate Professor Michael Veness

Clinical Associate Professor
Medicine, Westmead Clinical School

C24 - Westmead Hospital
The University of Sydney
NSW 2006 Australia

T: 9845 5200 ext 57125
F: 98915814
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Curriculum vitae

Biographical details

Keywords

Radiotherapy

Publications

2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008

2014

   
  • Howle, J., Veness, M. (2014), Outcome of Patients with Microscopic and Macroscopic Metastatic Nodal Merkel Cell Carcinoma: An Australian Experience. Dermatologic Surgery. 40, 46-51. [Abstract]

2013

   
  • Ebrahimi, A., Clark, J., Ahmadi, N., Palme, C., Morgan, G., Veness, M. (2013), Prognostic significance of disease-free interval in head and neck cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma with nodal metastases. Head & Neck. 35(8), 1138-1143. [Abstract]
  • Wang, J., Palme, C., Wang, A., Morgan, G., Gebski, V., Veness, M. (2013), In patients with metastatic cutaneous head and neck squamous cell carcinoma to cervical lymph nodes, the extent of neck dissection does not influence outcome. The Journal of Laryngology and Otology. 127(Suppl 1), S2-S7. [Abstract]
  • Najim, M., Cross, S., Gebski, V., Palme, C., Morgan, G., Veness, M. (2013), Early-stage squamous cell carcinoma of the lip: The Australian experience and the benefits of radiotherapy in improving outcome in high-risk patients after resection. Head & Neck. 35(10), 1426-1430. [Abstract]
  • McLean, T., Brunner, M., Ebrahimi, A., Gao, K., Ch'ng, S., Veness, M., Clark, J. (2013), Concurrent primary and metastatic cutaneous head and neck squamous cell carcinoma: Analysis of prognostic factors. Head & Neck. 35(8), 1144-1148. [Abstract]
  • Hong, A., Martin, A., Armstrong, B., Lee, C., Jones, D., Chatfield, M., Zhang, M., Harnett, G., Clark, J., Elliott, M., Milross, C., Smee, R., Corry, J., Liu, C., Porceddu, S., Vaska, K., Veness, M., Morgan, G., Fogarty, G., Veivers, D., Rees, G., Rose, B. (2013), Human papillomavirus modifies the prognostic significance of T stage and possibly N stage in tonsillar cancer. Annals of Oncology. 24(1), 215-219. [Abstract]
  • Ch'ng, S., Clark, J., Brunner, M., Palme, C., Morgan, G., Veness, M. (2013), Relevance of the primary lesion in the prognosis of metastatic cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma. Head & Neck. 35(2), 190-194. [Abstract]
  • Wang, A., Palme, C., Wang, J., Morgan, G., Gebski, V., Gilchrist, J., Veness, M. (2013), Quality of life assessment in patients treated for metastatic cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck. The Journal of Laryngology and Otology. 127(Supp2), S39-47. [Abstract]
  • Brunner, M., Veness, M., Ch'ng, S., Elliott, M., Clark, J. (2013), Distant metastases from cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma-analysis of AJCC stage IV. Head & Neck. 35(1), 72-75. [Abstract]

2012

   
  • Foote, M., Veness, M., Zarate, D., Poulsen, M. (2012), Merkel cell carcinoma: The prognostic implications of an occult primary in stage IIIB (nodal) disease. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 67(3), 395-399. [Abstract]
  • Wang, J., Palme, C., Morgan, G., Gebski, V., Wang, A., Veness, M. (2012), Predictors of outcome in patients with metastatic cutaneous head and neck squamous cell carcinoma involving cervical lymph nodes: Improved survival with the addition of adjuvant radiotherapy. Head & Neck. 34(11), 1524-1528. [Abstract]
  • Clark, J., Rumcheva, P., Veness, M. (2012), Analysis and Comparison of the 7th Edition American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC) Nodal Staging System for Metastatic Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck. Annals of Surgical Oncology. 19, 4252-4258. [Abstract]
  • Howle, J., Hughes, T., Gebski, V., Veness, M. (2012), Merkel cell carcinoma: An Australian perspective and the importance of addressing the regional lymph nodes in clinically node-negative patients. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 67(1), 33-40. [Abstract]
  • Ebrahimi, A., Clark, J., Lorincz, B., Milross, C., Veness, M. (2012), Metastatic head and neck cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma: Defining a low-risk patient. Head & Neck. 34(3), 365-370. [Abstract]
  • Howle, J., Veness, M. (2012), Sentinel lymph node biopsy in patients with Merkel cell carcinoma: An emerging role and the Westmead hospital experience. The Australasian Journal of Dermatology. 53(1), 26-31. [Abstract]
  • Veness, M., Morgan, G., Howle, J. (2012), Recurrent Melanotic and Nonmelanotic Skin Cancer. In: Head and Neck Cancer Recurrence: Evidence-based, Multidisciplinary Management. (pp.229-244).Germany: Georg Thieme Verlag.

2011

   
  • Veness, M., Howle, J. (2011), Merkel cell carcinoma metastatic to the transverse colon: Disease free after six years - cure or just prolonged remission?. Australasian Journal of Dermatology. 52(4), 295-297. [Abstract]
  • Palme, C., Smith, M., Veness, M. (2011), Epidemiology, Staging, Prognosis of Nonmelanoma Skin Cancer. In: Cutaneous Malignancy of the Head and Neck: A Multidisciplinary Approach. (pp.101-117).United States: Plural Publishing Inc..

2010

   
  • Veness, M., Howle, J. (2010), Patients with clinically node negative extremity Merkel cell carcinoma: The importance of identifying and treating patients with microscopic nodal metastases. The Australasian Journal of Dermatology. 51(4), 274-278. [Abstract]
  • Veness, M., Foote, M., Gebski, V., Poulsen, M. (2010), The Role of Radiotherapy Alone in Patients With Merkel Cell Carcinoma: Reporting the Australian Experience of 43 Patients. International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics. 78(3), 703-9. [Abstract]
  • Veness, M. (2010), Strategies to successfully publish your first manuscript. Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology. 54(4), 395-400. [Abstract]
  • Goh, A., Howle, J., Hughes, M., Veness, M. (2010), Managing patients with cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma metastatic to the axilla or groin lymph nodes. The Australasian Journal of Dermatology. 51(2), 113-117. [Abstract]
  • Forest, V., Clark, J., Veness, M., Milross, C. (2010), N1S3: A revised staging system for head and neck cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma with lymph node metastases: results of 2 Australian Cancer Centers. Cancer. 116(5), 1298-304. [Abstract]
  • Poulsen, M., Round, C., Keller, J., Tripcony, L., Veness, M. (2010), Factors Influencing Relapse-Free Survival in Merkel Cell Carcinoma of the Lower Limb-A Review of 60 Cases. International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics. 76(2), 393-7. [Abstract]
  • Concannon, R., Larcos, G., Veness, M. (2010), The impact of (18)F-FDG PET-CT scanning for staging and management of Merkel cell carcinoma: results from Westmead Hospital, Sydney, Australia. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 62(1), 76-84. [Abstract]
  • Turner, S., Morgan, G., Palme, C., Veness, M. (2010), Metastatic cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma of the external ear: a high-risk cutaneous subsite. The Journal of laryngology and otology. 124(1), 26-31. [Abstract]

2009

   
  • Koh, C., Veness, M. (2009), Role of definitive radiotherapy in treating patients with inoperable Merkel cell carcinoma: the Westmead Hospital experience and a review of the literature. Australasian Journal of Dermatology. 50(4), 249-256. [Abstract]
  • Oddone, N., Morgan, G., Palme, C., Perera, L., Shannon, J., Wong, E., Gebski, V., Veness, M. (2009), Metastatic cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck: the Immunosuppression, Treatment, Extranodal spread, and Margin status (ITEM) prognostic score to predict outcome and the need to improve survival. Cancer. 115(9), 1883-1891. [Abstract]

2008

   
  • Veness, M. (2008), Time to rethink TNM staging in cutaneous SCC. The Lancet Oncology. , 702-703. [Abstract]
  • Veness, M., Chong, L., Tiver, K., Gebski, V. (2008), Basal cell carcinoma of the nose: an Australian and New Zealand radiation oncology patterns-of-practice study. Journal of medical imaging and radiation oncology. 52(4), 382-393. [Abstract]
  • Veness, M. (2008), The important role of radiotherapy in patients with non-melanoma skin cancer and other cutaneous entities. Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology. 52(3), 278-286. [Abstract]
  • Howle, J., Morgan, G., Kalnins, I., Palme, C., Veness, M. (2008), Metastatic cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma of the scalp. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 78(6), 449-453. [Abstract]
  • Veness, M., Palme, C., Morgan, G. (2008), Merkel cell carcinoma: a review of management. Current Opinion in Otolaryngology & Head and Neck Surgery. 16(2), 170-174. [Abstract]
  • Veness, M., Richards, S. (2008), Radiotherapy. In: Dermatology. (pp.2127-2138).United States: Mosby.
  • Veness, M. (2008), Radiation Therapy in Organ Transplant Recipients. In: Skin Disease in Organ Transplantation. (pp.254-261).United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press.