2002 Publications

Editor books & monographs

  • Moskowitz R, Pavelka K, Ghosh P and Jubb RW: Intra-articular hyaluronans: A new direction in osteoarthritis therapy. A continuing Medical Education Program, Monography, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio, USA, 2002.

Chapters in books

  • Lau R and Sambrook PN: Osteoarthritis and osteoporosis - The interface. In: Orthopaedic Issues in Osteoporosis. Ed. An YH. CRC Press, p514-528, 2002.

Short review articles, letters, invited symposia, and solicited articles

  • Ghosh P and Smith M: Synovial ablation in a rabbit rheumatoid arthritis model using photodynamic therapy. ANZ J. Surg. 72(7): 461, 2002.
  • Sambrook PN: Osteoporosis. Current Therap. 42: 27-33, 2002.
  • Sambrook PN: Steroid induced osteoporosis. Ann. Acad. Med. Singapore 31(1): 48-53, 2002. [abstract]
  • Sambrook PN, Cameron ID, Cumming RG, Lord SR, Schwarz JM, Trube A and March LM: Vitamin D deficiency is common in frail institutionalised older people in northern Sydney. Med. J. Aust. 176(11): 560, 2002. [letter]
  • Sambrook P and Stenmark J: The pharmaceutical industry and disease mongering. Authors were incorrect in their comments about Osteoporosis in Australia. BMJ 325(7357): 216, 2002. [letter]

Review articles

  • Ghosh P and Guidolin D: Potential mechanism of action of intra-articular hyaluronan in osteoarthritis: Are its effects molecular weight dependent? Semin. Arthritis Rheum. 32(1): 10-37, 2002. [abstract]
  • Hunter DJ, March L and Sambrook PN: Knee osteoarthritis: The influence of environmental factors. Clin. Exp. Rheumatol. 29(1): 93-100, 2002.
  • Sambrook PN: Glucocorticoid osteoporosis. Curr. Pharm. Des. 8(21): 1877-1883, 2002.

Full-length articles in refereed journals

  • Blyth FM, March LM, Shellard D and Cousins MJ: The experience of using random digit dialling methods in a population-based chronic pain study. Aust. NZ J. Public Health 26(6): 511-514, 2002. [abstract]
  • Ghosh P and Smith M: Osteoarthritis, genetic and molecular mechanisms. Biogerontology 3(1-2): 85-88, 2002. [abstract]
  • Fuller CJ, Ghosh P and Barr AR: Plasma and synovial fluid concentrations of calcium pentosan polysulphate achieved in the horse following intramuscular injection. Equine Vet. J. 34(1): 61-64, 2002. [abstract]
  • Jackson C: Matrix metalloproteinases and angiogenesis. Curr. Opin. Nephrol. Hypertens. 11(3): 295-259, 2002. [abstract]
  • Labrousse AL, Buisson-Legendre N, Hornebeck W and Bernard P: The metalloprotease-directed shedding of BP 180 (collagen XVII) from human keratinocytes in culture is unaffected by ceramide and cell-matrix interaction. Eur. J. Dermatol. 12(3): 240-246, 2002. [abstract]
  • Lapsley HM, March LM, Tribe KL, Cross MJ, Courtenay BG and Brooks PM: Living with rheumatoid arthritis: Expenditures, health status, and social impact on patients. Ann. Rheum. Dis. 61(9): 818-821, 2002. [abstract]
  • March L, Cross M, Tribe K, Lapsley H, Courtenay B and Brook P: Cost of joint replacement surgery for osteoarthritis: The patients' perspective. J. Rheumatol. 29(5): 1006-1014, 2002. [abstract]
  • Melrose J, Roberts S, Smith S, Menage J and Ghosh P: Increased nerve and blood vessel ingrowth associated with proteoglycan depletion in an ovine annular lesion model of experimental disc degeneration. Spine 27(12): 1278-1285, 2002.
  • Melrose J, Smith S and Ghosh P: Synthesis of a Kunitz-type serine proteinase inhibitory protein that shares homology with bovine pancreatic trypsin inhibitor by ovine intervertebral disc cells in serum-free alginate bead culture. J. Spinal Disord. Tech. 15(2): 164-171, 2002.
  • Melrose J, Smith S, Little CB, Kitson J, Hwa S-Y and Ghosh P: Spatial and temporal localization of transforming growth factor-beta, fibroblast growth factor-2, and osteonectin, and identification of cells expressing alpha-smooth muscle actin in the injured anulus fibrosus. Spine 27(16): 1756-1764, 2002. [abstract]
  • Naganathan V, MacGregor A, Snieder H, Nguyen T, Spector T and Sambrook P: Gender differences in the genetic factors responsible for variation in bone density and ultrasound. J. Bone Miner. Res. 17(4): 725-733, 2002. [abstract]
  • Naganathan V, Zochling J, March L and Sambrook PN: Peak bone mass is increased in the hip in daughters of women with osteoarthritis. Bone 30(1): 287-292, 2002. [abstract] [full text]
  • Sambrook PM, Seeman E, Phillips SR and Ebeling PR: Preventing osteoarthritis: Outcomes of the Australian Fracture Prevention Summit. Med. J. Aust. 176(Suppl.): S1-16, 2002. [full text]
  • Xue ML, Thakur A, Stapleton F, Lloyd AR, Wakefield D and Willcox MD: Balance of pro- and anti-inflammatory cytokines correlates with outcome of actue experimental Pseudomonas aeruginosa keratitis. Infect. Immun. 70(4): 2187-2197, 2002. [abstract] [full text]
  • Xue ML, Thakur A and Willcox M: Gene expression of pro-inflammatory cytokines and chemokines in mouse eye infected with Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Clin. Experiment Ophthalmol. 30(3): 196-199, 2002. [abstract]
  • Xue ML, Thakur A and Willcox M: Macrophage inflammatory protein-2 and vascular endothelial growth factor regulate corneal neovascularization induced by infection with Pseudomonas aeruginosa in mice. Immunol. Cell Biol. 80(4): 323-327, 2002. [abstract]
  • Xue ML, Zhu H, Thakur A and Willcox M: 1 apha,25-Dihydroxyvitamin D3 inhibits pro-inflammatory cytokine and chemokine expression in human corneal epithelial cells colonized with Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Immunol. Cell Biol. 80(4): 340-345, 2002. [abstract]
  • Zochling J, Sitoh YY, Lau TC, Cameron ID, Cumming RG, Lord SR, Schwarz J, Trube A, March LM and Sambrook PN: Quantitative ultrasound of the calcaneus and falls risk in the institutionalised elderly: Sex differences and relationship to vitamin D status. Osteoporos. Int. 13(11): 882-887, 2002. [abstract] [full text]

Refereed full-length conference papers

  • Appleyard R, Burkhardt D, Ghosh P, Read R, Cake M, Swain MV and Murrell GAC: Topographical relationships between cartilage biochemical and dynamic biomechanical properties in an ovine model of osteoarthritis. Trans. Orthop. Res. Soc. 48th Annual Meeting, p0667, 2002.
  • Appleyard RC, Szomor ZL, Ghosh P, Swain MV and Murrell GAC: Loss of proteoglycans from articular cartilage increases dynamic phase lag but does not affect shear modulus: Application of a novel arthroscopic indentation device. Trans. Orthop. Res. Soc. 48th Annual Meeting, p0396, 2002.
  • Bagga H, Burkhardt D, Morris D, Ghosh P and March L: Effect of intra-articular hylan GF-20 ( Synvisc) on synovial fluid and clinical parameters. [OsteoArthritis Research Society International, Sydney, NSW, Australia, 22-25 September 2002]. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 10 (Suppl. A): S69[PS149], 2002.
  • Cake M, Appleyard R, Read R, Ghosh P, Swain M and Murrell G: Effects of topical glyceryl trinitrate on femoro-tibial articular cartilage and subchondral bone in normal and ovariectomized sheep. Trans. Orthop. Res. Soc. 48th Annual Meeting, p0154, 2002.
  • Cake MA, Read RA, Smith SM and Ghosh P: Ovariectomy increases nitric oxide production in ovine patellar cartilage. [OsteoArthritis Research Society International, Sydney, NSW, Australia, 22-25 September 2002]. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 10 (Suppl. A): S9[M24], 2002.
  • Ghosh P: The challenges associated with the biologic repair of cartilage defects. [Institute of Bone and Joint Research Symposium, Sydney, NSW, 24 November 2001]. APLAR J. Rheumatol. 5(1): A2-A3, 2002.
  • Ghosh P, Kipic B, Smith MM, Burkhardt D, Swain M, Cake M and Read R: The viscosity and elasticity of synovial fluids from osteoarthritis joints are improved 5 weeks post treatment by 5 intra-articular injections of hyaluronan with a molecular weight (MW) of 500 - 730 kDa but not by a preparation with MW of 3000 - 6900 kDa. [European Congress of Rheumatology (EULAR) Annual Meeting, Stockholm, Sweden, 12-15 June 2002]. Ann. Rheum. Dis. 61 (Suppl. 1): 116-117, 2002.
  • Hwa S-Y, Burkhardt D, Smith SM, Smith MM and Ghosh P: The protective effects of calcium pentosan polysulfate on articular cartilage and subchondral bone in the medial compartment of joints in an ovine model of osteoarthritis induced by lateral meniscectomy. [OsteoArthritis Research Society International, Sydney, NSW, Australia, 22-25 September 2002]. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 10 (Suppl. A): S21[PS05], 2002.
  • Kate L, Tribe K, Lapsley HM, March LM, Cross MJ and Brooks PM: Costs and outcomes of rehabilitation care for osteoarthritis hip and knee replacement patients. [Australian and New Zealand Rheumatology Associations Combined ASM, Christchurch, NZ, May 2002]. ANZJM Suppl. 2002.
  • March L, Cross M, Lapsley H, Tribe K, Courtenay B, Cross MJ, Pinczewski L and Brooks P: Patient expenditure and outcomes following primary and revision total hip and knee joint replacement. [Australian and New Zealand Rheumatology Associations Combined ASM, Christchurch, NZ, May 2002]. ANZJM Suppl.
  • March L, Cross M, Lapsley H, Tribe K, Courtenay B, Cross MJ, Pinczewski L, Ruff S, Coolican M, Neale M, Quain S, Robertson F, Walter W, Zicat B and Brooks P: Three years down the track: Patient expenditure and outcomes following primary and revision total hip and knee replacement. [OsteoArthritis Research Society International, Sydney, NSW, Australia, 22-25 September 2002]. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 10 (Suppl. A): S72[PS158], 2002.
  • Oakley SP, Appleyard RC, Ghosh P, Szomor Z, Portek I, Kirkham B and Lassere MN: The relationship between stiffness (shear modulus), thickness and histologic grading of cartilage using different scoring methods. OsteoArthritis Research Society International, Sydney, NSW, 22-25 September 2002. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 10 (Suppl. A): S23[PS10], 2002.
  • Oakley SP, Ghosh P, Szomor Z, Portek I, Kirkham B and Lassere MN: Cellular and matrix changes exist throughout the stifle joint after medial meniscectomy - Evaluation of responsiveness of a new histological method of assessment. OsteoArthritis Research Society International, Sydney, NSW, 22-25 September 2002. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 10 (Suppl. A): S22[PS09], 2002.
  • Oakley SP, Ghosh P, Szomor Z, Portek I, Kirkham B and Lassere MN: Evaluation of reliability of a new histological method of assessing osteoarthritic cartilage. OsteoArthritis Research Society International, Sydney, NSW, 22-25 September 2002]. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 10 (Suppl. A) S23[PO11], 2002.
  • Read R and Ghosh P: Intra-articular hyaluronan: A disease modifying therapy? [Institute of Bone and Joint Research Symposium, Sydney, NSW, 24 November 2001] APLAR J. Rheumatol. 5(1): A5-A6, 2002.
  • 16. Roubin R, Ghosh P, Robinson B, Goomer R and Amiel D: A novel gene product derived from deer antler chondrocytes stimulates mitogenesis when transfected into rabbit chondrocytes. [OsteoArthritis Research Society International, Sydney, NSW, Australia, 22-25 September 2002]. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 10 (Suppl. A): S41[PS64], 2002.
  • 17. Smith MM, Burkhardt D, Smith SM, Cake M, Read RA and Ghosh P: The effects of intraarticular hyaluronan on synovial pathology, nitric oxide synthase expression and hyaluronan production in an ovine model of osteoarthritis. [OsteoArthritis Research Society International, Sydney, NSW, Australia, 22-25 September 2002]. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 10 (Suppl. A): S55[PS107], 2002.
  • 18. Smith MM, Ghosh P, Kipic B, Burkhardt D, Swain M, Cake M and Read R: The quantity and quality of hyaluronan in synovial fluids from osteoarthritic sheep are improved by intra-articular Hyalgan´┐Ż treatment. [OsteoArthritis Research Society International, Sydney, NSW, Australia, 22-25 September 2002]. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 10 (Suppl. A): S56[PS108], 2002.
  • 19. Smith MM, Pradhananga S and Ghosh P: Calcium pentosan polysulfate increases both concentration and molecular weight of hyaluronan synthesised by human osteoarthritic synovial fibroblasts in vitro. [OsteoArthritis Research Society International, Sydney, NSW, Australia, 22-25 September 2002]. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 10 (Suppl. A): S50[PS91], 2002.
  • 20. Shen B, Shimmon S, Smith MM and Ghosh P: Discovery and evaluation of potential disease modifying anti-osteoarthritis drugs using surface plasmon resonance technology. [OsteoArthritis Research Society International, Sydney, NSW, Australia, 22-25 September 2002]. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 10 (Suppl. A): S4[M09], 2002.
  • 21. Tribe K, Lapsley H, March L, Cross M, Courtenay B and Brooks P: Impact of "Locus of control" on outcomes of hip and knee replacement (THR & TKR) for osteoarthritis. [OsteoArthritis Research Society International, Sydney, NSW, Australia, 22-25 September 2002]. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 10 ( Suppl. A): S73[PS159], 2002.