Dr Rachel Dear MBBS (Hons 1) PhD FRACP

Medical Oncologist and Senior Lecturer
Central Clinical School

D06 - Blackburn Building
The University of Sydney
NSW 2006 Australia

T: +61 2 9351-6171
F: +61 2 9351-4317
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Publications

2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008

2013

   
  • Dear, R., McGeechan, K., Jenkins, M., Barratt, A., Tattersall, M., Wilcken, N. (2013), Combination versus sequential single agent chemotherapy for metastatic breast cancer. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 12, CD008792. [Abstract]

2012

   
  • Dear, R., Barratt, A., Evans, A., Simes, J., Newsom, J., Kent, D., Crossing, S., Holliday, C., Segelov, E., Hruby, G., Tattersall, M. (2012), Identifying and prioritising gaps in colorectal cancer trials research in Australia. Medical Journal of Australia. 197(9), 507-511. [Abstract]
  • Dear, R., Barratt, A., Askie, L., Butow, P., McGeechan, K., Crossing, S., Currow, D., Tattersall, M. (2012), Impact of a cancer clinical trials web site on discussions about trial participation: a cluster randomized trial. Annals of Oncology. 23(7), 1912-1918. [Abstract]
  • Dear, R., Kelly, P., Wright, G., Stalley, P., McCaughan, B., Tattersall, M. (2012), Pulmonary metastasectomy for bone and soft tissue sarcoma in Australia: 114 patients from 1978 to 2008. Asia-Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology. 8(3), 292-302. [Abstract]
  • Dear, R., Barratt, A., Tattersall, M. (2012), Barriers to recruitment in cancer trials: no longer medical oncologists' attitudes. Medical Journal of Australia. , 112-113. [Abstract]

2011

   
  • Dear, R., Barratt, A., McGeechan, K., Askie, L., Simes, J., Tattersall, M. (2011), Landscape of cancer clinical trials in Australia: using trial registries to guide future research. Medical Journal of Australia. 194(8), 387-391. [Abstract]
  • Dear, R., Tattersall, M., McGeechan, K., Vaughan, M. (2011), Factors associated with Australian and New Zealand oncologists' future work preferences. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology. 7(1), 56-64. [Abstract]
  • Dear, R., Barratt, A., Askie, L., McGeechan, K., Arora, S., Crossing, S., Currow, D., Tattersall, M. (2011), Adding value to clinical trial registries: insights from Australian Cancer Trials Online, a website for consumers. Clinical Trials. 8(1), 70-76. [Abstract]
  • Dear, R., Barratt, A., Crossing, S., Butow, P., Hanson, S., Tattersall, M. (2011), Consumer input into research: the Australian Cancer Trials website. Health Research Policy and Systems. 9(1), 30. [Abstract]

2010

   
  • Dear, R., Gao, B., Harnett, P. (2010), Recurrent ovarian cancer: Treatment with pegylated liposomal doxorubicin; a Westmead Cancer Care Centre experience. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology. 6(1), 66-73. [Abstract]
  • Dear, R., Tattersall, M., McGeechan, K., Barratt, A., Wilcken, N. (2010), Combination versus sequential single agent chemotherapy for metastatic breast cancer (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 0(10), CD008792.
  • Dear, R., Tattersall, M. (2010), Role of pulmonary metastasectomy in osteosarcoma and soft tissue sarcoma. Cancer Forum. 34(3), 140-144.

2009

   
  • Tattersall, M., Dear, R., Jansen, J., Shepherd, H., J Devine, R., G Horvath, L., Boyer, M. (2009), Second opinions in oncology: the experiences of patients attending the Sydney Cancer Centre. Medical Journal of Australia. 191(4), 209-212. [Abstract]
  • Dear, R., Tattersall, M. (2009), Rediscovering university teaching hospitals for Australia. Medical Journal of Australia. 190(5), 286. [Abstract]

2008

   
  • Wilcken, N., Dear, R. (2008), Chemotherapy in metastatic breast cancer: A summary of all randomised trials reported 2000-2007. European Journal of Cancer. 44(15), 2218-2225. [Abstract]
  • Dear, R., Wilcken, N., Shannon, J. (2008), Beyond chemotherapy--demystifying the new 'targeted' cancer treatments. Australian Family Physician. 37(1-2), 45-49. [Abstract]