Professor Peter Kam

Nuffield Professor of Anaesthetics
Anaesthesia, Central Clinical School

Telephone +61 2 9515 8773
Fax +61 2 9519 2455

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Books

  • Kam, P., Power, I. (2008). Principles of Physiology for the Anaesthetist. London, United Kingdom: Hodder Education.

Book Chapters

  • Saw, R., Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2007). Isolated locoregional drug infusion for advanced and recurrent limb cancer: indications, techniques and results. Regional Oncotherapies, (pp. 177-191). Greece: Paschalidis Medical Publications.
  • Thompson, J., Kam, P., de Wilt, J., Lindner, P. (2004). Isolated Limb Infusion For Melanoma. In John F Thompson, Donald L Morton, Bin BR Kroon (Eds.), Textbook of Melanoma, (pp. 429-437). London: Martin Dunitz.

Journals

  • Cartwright, B., Kam, P., Yang, K. (2015). Efficacy of Fibrinogen Concentrate Compared With Cryoprecipitate for Reversal of the Antiplatelet Effect of Clopidogrel in an In Vitro Model, as Assessed by Multiple Electrode Platelet Aggregometry, Thromboelastometry, and Modified Thromboelastography. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia, 29(3), 694-702. [More Information]
  • Kroon, H., Huismans, A., Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2014). Isolated limb infusion with melphalan and actinomycin D for melanoma: A systematic review. Journal of Surgical Oncology, 109(4), 348-351. [More Information]
  • Kroon, H., Huismans, A., Waugh, R., Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2014). Isolated limb infusion: Technical aspects. Journal of Surgical Oncology, 109(4), 352-356. [More Information]
  • Hayman, M., Paleologos, M., Kam, P. (2013). Interventional neuroradiological procedures-a review for anaesthetists. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, 41(2), 184-201. [More Information]
  • Scott, I., Shohag, H., Kam, P., Jelinek, M., Khadem, G. (2013). Preoperative cardiac evaluation and management of patients undergoing elective non-cardiac surgery. Medical Journal of Australia, 199(10), 667-673. [More Information]
  • Hayman, M., Forrest, P., Kam, P. (2012). Anesthesia for Interventional Cardiology. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia, 26(1), 134-147. [More Information]
  • Huismans, A., Kroon, H., Haydu, L., Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2012). Is Melphalan Dose Adjustment According to Ideal Body Weight Useful in Isolated Limb Infusion for Melanoma? Annals of Surgical Oncology, 19(9), 3050-3056. [More Information]
  • Gibbs, N., Kam, P. (2012). Sugammadex: restricted vs unrestricted or selective vs non-selective? Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, 40(2), 213-215. [More Information]
  • Huismans, A., Kroon, H., Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2011). Does Increased Experience with Isolated Limb Infusion for Advanced Limb Melanoma Influence Outcome? A Comparison of Two Treatment Periods at a Single Institution. Annals of Surgical Oncology, 18(7), 1877-1883. [More Information]
  • Sanki, A., Kroon, H., Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2011). In brief. Current Problems in Surgery, 48(6), 366-369. [More Information]
  • Sanki, A., Kroon, H., Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2011). Isolated Limb Perfusion and Isolated Limb Infusion for Malignant Lesions of the Extremities. Current Problems in Surgery, 48(6), 371-430. [More Information]
  • Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2010). Isolated limb infusion with melphalan and actinomycin D in melanoma patients: factors predictive of acute regional toxicity. Expert opinion on drug metabolism & toxicology, 6(9), 1039-45. [More Information]
  • Woodward, L., Kam, P. (2009). Ankylosing spondylitis: recent developments and anaesthetic implications. Anaesthesia, 64, 540-548. [More Information]
  • Kroon, H., Lin, D., Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2009). Efficacy of repeat isolated limb infusion with melphalan and actinomycin D for recurrent melanoma. Cancer, 115(9), 1932-1940. [More Information]
  • Kroon, H., Moncrieff, M., Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2009). Factors predictive of acute regional toxicity after isolated limb infusion with melphalan and actinomycin D in melanoma patients. Annals of Surgical Oncology, 16(5), 1184-1192. [More Information]
  • Kroon, H., Lin, D., Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2009). Isolated limb infusion as palliative treatment for advanced limb disease in patients with AJCC stage IV melanoma. Annals of Surgical Oncology, 16(5), 1193-1201. [More Information]
  • Kroon, H., Lin, D., Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2009). Major amputation for irresectable extremity melanoma after failure of isolated limb infusion. Annals of Surgical Oncology, 16(6), 1543-1547. [More Information]
  • Kroon, H., Lin, D., Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2009). Safety and efficacy of isolated limb infusion with cytotoxic drugs in elderly patients with advanced locoregional melanoma. Annals of Surgery, 249(6), 1008-1013. [More Information]
  • Kam, P. (2008). Anaesthetic management of a patient with thrombocytopenia. Current Opinion in Anaesthesiology, 21, 369-374. [More Information]
  • Hayman, M., Kam, P. (2008). Capsaicin: A review of its pharmacology and clinical applications. Current Anaesthesia and Critical Care, 19, 338-343.
  • Lim, K., Kam, P. (2008). Chlorhexidine - pharmacology and clinical applications. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, 36(4), 502-512. [More Information]
  • Thompson, J., Kam, P. (2008). Current status of isolated limb infusion with mild hyperthermia for melanoma. International Journal of Hyperthermia, 24(3), 219-225. [More Information]
  • Kam, P., Dickinson, M. (2008). Intravascular iodinated contrast media and the anaesthetist. Anaesthesia, 63(6), 626-634. [More Information]
  • Moncrieff, M., Kroon, H., Kam, P., Stalley, P., Scolyer, R., Thompson, J. (2008). Isolated Limb Infusion for Advanced Soft Tissue Sarcoma of the Extremity. Annals of Surgical Oncology, 15(10), 2749-2756. [More Information]
  • Kroon, H., Moncrieff, M., Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2008). Outcomes Following Isolated Limb Infusion for Melanoma. A 14-Year Experience. Annals of Surgical Oncology, 15(11), 3003-3013. [More Information]
  • Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2008). Pharmacokinetics of regional therapy: isolated limb infusion and other low flow techniques for extremity melanoma. Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America, 17(4), 795-804. [More Information]
  • Hackett, R., Kam, P. (2007). Botulinum toxin: pharmacology and clinical developments: a literature review. Medicinal Chemistry, 3, 333-345. [More Information]
  • Sanki, A., Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2007). Long-term results of hyperthermic, isolated limb perfusion for melanoma: a reflection of tumor biology. Annals of Surgery, 245(4), 591-596. [More Information]
  • Kam, P., Cardone, D. (2007). Propofol infusion syndrome. Anaesthesia, 62(7), 690-701. [More Information]
  • Haghighi, K., Steinke, K., Hazratwala, K., Kam, P., Daniel, S., Morris, D. (2006). Controlled Study of Inline Radiofrequency Coagulation-Assisted Partial Nephrectomy in Sheep. Journal of Surgical Research, 133(2), 215-218. [More Information]
  • Yan, T., Chu, F., Links, M., Kam, P., Glenn, D., Morris, D. (2006). Cytoreductive surgery and perioperative intraperitoneal chemotherapy for peritoneal carcinomatosis from colorectal carcinoma: non-mucinous tumour associated with an improved survival. European Journal of Surgical Oncology, 32(10), 1119-1124. [More Information]
  • Yan, T., Links, M., Xu, Z., Kam, P., Glenn, D., Morris, D. (2006). Cytoreductive surgery and perioperative intraperitoneal chemotherapy for pseudomyxoma peritonei from appendiceal mucinous neoplasms. British Journal of Surgery, 93(10). [More Information]
  • Turner, M., Irwig, L., Bune, A., Kam, P., Baker, A. (2006). Lack of sphygmomanometer calibration causes over- and under-detection of hypertension: a computer simulation study. Journal of Hypertension, 24(10), 1931-1938. [More Information]
  • Payne, V., Kam, P. (2006). Mast cell tryptase role in the investigation of acute hypersensitivity reactions. Current Anaesthesia & Critical Care, 17, 29-35.
  • Payne, V., Kam, P. (2006). Mast cell tryptase-role in the investigation of acute hypersensitivity reactions. Current Anaesthesia and Critical Care, 17(1), 29-35. [More Information]
  • Shehata, M., Chu, F., Saunders, V., Kam, P., Links, M., Morris, D. (2006). Peritoneal carcinomatosis from colorectal cancer and small bowel cancer treated with peritonectomy. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 76(6), 467-471. [More Information]
  • Hadi, R., Saunders, V., Utkina, O., Clingan, P., Kam, P., Links, M., Morris, D. (2006). Review of patients with peritoneal malignancy treated with peritonectomy and heated intraperitoneal chemotherapy. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 76(3), 156-161. [More Information]
  • Barrett, N., Kam, P. (2006). Transfusion-related acute lung injury: a literature review. Anaesthesia, 61(8), 777-785. [More Information]
  • Poulos, J., Kam, P. (2005). "Number needed to treat": A tool for summarizing treatment effect, and its application in anaesthesia and pain management. Current Anaesthesia and Critical Care, 16(3), 173-179. [More Information]
  • Thong, C., Lambros, M., Stewart, M., Kam, P. (2005). An unexpected cause of an acute hypersensitivity reaction during recovery from anaesthesia. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, 33, 521-524. [More Information]
  • Kam, P., Yarrow, P. (2005). Anabolic steroid abuse: physiological and anaesthetic considerations. Anaesthesia, 60, 685-692. [More Information]
  • Haghighi, K., Steinke, K., Hazratwala, K., Kam, P., Daniel, S., Morris, D. (2005). Controlled Study of In-Line Ovine Spleen Transection Assisted by Radiofrequency Ablation. Journal of Trauma, 58(4), 841-844. [More Information]
  • Haghighi, K., Steinke, K., Hazratwala, K., Kam, P., Daniel, S., Morris, D. (2005). Controlled Study of Inline Radiofrequency Ablation (ILRFA) Assisted Transection of Ovine Liver. Journal of Surgical Research, 123, 139-143. [More Information]
  • Kam, P., Kaur, N., Thong, C. (2005). Direct thrombin inhibitors: pharmacology and clinical relevance. Anaesthesia, 60, 565-574. [More Information]
  • Ho, L., Kam, P., Thong, C. (2005). Disseminated intravascular coagulation. Current Anaesthesia and Critical Care, 16, 151-161.
  • Thong, C., Kam, P. (2005). Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia. Current Anaesthesia and Critical Care, 16, 143-150.
  • McElduff, A., Mather, L., Kam, P., Clauson, P. (2005). Influence of acute upper respiratory tract infection on the absorption of inhaled insulin using the AERx insulin Diabetes Management System. British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, 59(5), 546-551. [More Information]
  • Cheah, M., Kam, P. (2005). Obesity: basic science and medical aspects relevant to anaesthetists. Anaesthesia, 60, 1009-1021. [More Information]
  • Ladd, L., Kam, P., Williams, D., Wright, A., Smith, M., Mather, L. (2005). Ventilatory responses of healthy subjects to intravenous combinations of morphine and oxycodone under imposed hypercapnic and hypoxaemic conditions. British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, 59(5), 524-535. [More Information]
  • Jorm, C., Kam, P. (2004). Does medical culture limit doctors’ adoption of quality improvement? Lessons from Camelot. Journal of Health Services Research & Policy, 9(4), 248-251.
  • Lindner, P., Thompson, J., de Wilt, J., Colman, M., Kam, P. (2004). Double Isolated Limb Infusion With Cytotoxic Agents For Recurrent And Metastatic Limb Melanoma. European Journal of Surgical Oncology, 30(4), 433-439. [More Information]
  • Turner, M., Baker, A., Kam, P. (2004). Effects Of Systematic Errors In Blood Pressure Measurements On The Diagnosis Of Hypertension. Blood pressure monitoring, 9(5), 249-253.
  • Bonenkamp, J., Thompson, J., de Wilt, J., Doubrovsky, A., de Faria Lima, R., Kam, P. (2004). Isolated Limb Infusion With Fotemustine After Dacarbazine Chemosensitisation For Inoperable Loco-Regional Melanoma Recurrence. European Journal of Surgical Oncology, 30(9), 1107-1112. [More Information]
  • Payne, V., Kam, P. (2004). Mast cell tryptase: a review of its physiology and clinical significance. Anaesthesia, 59, 695-703.
  • Kam, P., Thompson, S., Liew, A. (2004). Thrombocytopenia in the parturient. Anaesthesia, 59, 255-264.
  • Price, G., Thompson, S., Kam, P. (2004). Tissue factor and tissue factor pathway inhibitor. Anaesthesia, 59, 483-492.
  • Kam, P., Williams, S., Yoong, F. (2004). Vasopressin and terlipressin: pharmacology and its clinical relevance. Anaesthesia, 59, 993-1001.
  • Brown, N., Parsons, A., Kam, P. (2003). Anaesthetic considerations in a parturient with varicella presenting for Caesarean section. Anaesthesia, 58(11), 1092-1095.
  • Kam, P., Nethery, C. (2003). The thienopyridine derivatives (platelet adenosine diphosphate receptor antagonists), pharmacology and clinical developments. Anaesthesia, 58, 28-35.
  • Kam, P., Egan, M. (2002). Platelet Glycoprotein IIb/IIIa Antagonists. Anesthesiology, 96(5), 1237-1249.
  • Lindner, P., Doubrovsky, A., Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2002). Prognostic Factors After Isolated Limb Infusion With Cytotoxic Agents for Melanoma. Annals of Surgical Oncology, , 127-136.
  • Hodges, P., Kam, P. (2002). The peri-operative implications of herbal medicines. Anaesthesia, 57(9), 889-899.
  • Kam, P., Liew, S. (2002). Traditional Chinese herbal medicine and anaesthesia. Anaesthesia, 57(11), 1083-1089.
  • Kam, P., Fisher, M., Ford, S., Baldo,, B. (2001). Anaphylactic or anaphylactoid reactions in patients undergoing cardiac surgery. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia, 15, 684-688.
  • Kam, P., Kavanagh,, R. (2001). Lazaroids: efficacy and mechanism of action of the 21-aminosteroids in neuroprotection. British Journal of Anaesthesia, 86, 110-119.
  • Kam, P., Kavanaugh, R., Young,, F. (2001). The arterial tourniquet: pathphysiological consequences and anaesthetic implications. Anaesthesia, 56, 534-545.

Conferences

  • Turner, M., Irwig, L., Bune, A., Baker, A., Kam, P. (2005). Lack of sphygmomanometer calibration causes over- and under-detection of hypertension. 6th Biennial Conference of The Metrology Society of Australia.
  • Turner, M., Kam, P., Baker, A. (2004). Metrology in Medicine. 5th Biennial Conference of The Metrology Society of Australia, North Melbourne, Vic: Metrology Society of Australia.

2015

  • Cartwright, B., Kam, P., Yang, K. (2015). Efficacy of Fibrinogen Concentrate Compared With Cryoprecipitate for Reversal of the Antiplatelet Effect of Clopidogrel in an In Vitro Model, as Assessed by Multiple Electrode Platelet Aggregometry, Thromboelastometry, and Modified Thromboelastography. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia, 29(3), 694-702. [More Information]

2014

  • Kroon, H., Huismans, A., Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2014). Isolated limb infusion with melphalan and actinomycin D for melanoma: A systematic review. Journal of Surgical Oncology, 109(4), 348-351. [More Information]
  • Kroon, H., Huismans, A., Waugh, R., Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2014). Isolated limb infusion: Technical aspects. Journal of Surgical Oncology, 109(4), 352-356. [More Information]

2013

  • Hayman, M., Paleologos, M., Kam, P. (2013). Interventional neuroradiological procedures-a review for anaesthetists. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, 41(2), 184-201. [More Information]
  • Scott, I., Shohag, H., Kam, P., Jelinek, M., Khadem, G. (2013). Preoperative cardiac evaluation and management of patients undergoing elective non-cardiac surgery. Medical Journal of Australia, 199(10), 667-673. [More Information]

2012

  • Hayman, M., Forrest, P., Kam, P. (2012). Anesthesia for Interventional Cardiology. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia, 26(1), 134-147. [More Information]
  • Huismans, A., Kroon, H., Haydu, L., Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2012). Is Melphalan Dose Adjustment According to Ideal Body Weight Useful in Isolated Limb Infusion for Melanoma? Annals of Surgical Oncology, 19(9), 3050-3056. [More Information]
  • Gibbs, N., Kam, P. (2012). Sugammadex: restricted vs unrestricted or selective vs non-selective? Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, 40(2), 213-215. [More Information]

2011

  • Huismans, A., Kroon, H., Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2011). Does Increased Experience with Isolated Limb Infusion for Advanced Limb Melanoma Influence Outcome? A Comparison of Two Treatment Periods at a Single Institution. Annals of Surgical Oncology, 18(7), 1877-1883. [More Information]
  • Sanki, A., Kroon, H., Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2011). In brief. Current Problems in Surgery, 48(6), 366-369. [More Information]
  • Sanki, A., Kroon, H., Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2011). Isolated Limb Perfusion and Isolated Limb Infusion for Malignant Lesions of the Extremities. Current Problems in Surgery, 48(6), 371-430. [More Information]

2010

  • Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2010). Isolated limb infusion with melphalan and actinomycin D in melanoma patients: factors predictive of acute regional toxicity. Expert opinion on drug metabolism & toxicology, 6(9), 1039-45. [More Information]

2009

  • Woodward, L., Kam, P. (2009). Ankylosing spondylitis: recent developments and anaesthetic implications. Anaesthesia, 64, 540-548. [More Information]
  • Kroon, H., Lin, D., Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2009). Efficacy of repeat isolated limb infusion with melphalan and actinomycin D for recurrent melanoma. Cancer, 115(9), 1932-1940. [More Information]
  • Kroon, H., Moncrieff, M., Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2009). Factors predictive of acute regional toxicity after isolated limb infusion with melphalan and actinomycin D in melanoma patients. Annals of Surgical Oncology, 16(5), 1184-1192. [More Information]
  • Kroon, H., Lin, D., Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2009). Isolated limb infusion as palliative treatment for advanced limb disease in patients with AJCC stage IV melanoma. Annals of Surgical Oncology, 16(5), 1193-1201. [More Information]
  • Kroon, H., Lin, D., Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2009). Major amputation for irresectable extremity melanoma after failure of isolated limb infusion. Annals of Surgical Oncology, 16(6), 1543-1547. [More Information]
  • Kroon, H., Lin, D., Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2009). Safety and efficacy of isolated limb infusion with cytotoxic drugs in elderly patients with advanced locoregional melanoma. Annals of Surgery, 249(6), 1008-1013. [More Information]

2008

  • Kam, P. (2008). Anaesthetic management of a patient with thrombocytopenia. Current Opinion in Anaesthesiology, 21, 369-374. [More Information]
  • Hayman, M., Kam, P. (2008). Capsaicin: A review of its pharmacology and clinical applications. Current Anaesthesia and Critical Care, 19, 338-343.
  • Lim, K., Kam, P. (2008). Chlorhexidine - pharmacology and clinical applications. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, 36(4), 502-512. [More Information]
  • Thompson, J., Kam, P. (2008). Current status of isolated limb infusion with mild hyperthermia for melanoma. International Journal of Hyperthermia, 24(3), 219-225. [More Information]
  • Kam, P., Dickinson, M. (2008). Intravascular iodinated contrast media and the anaesthetist. Anaesthesia, 63(6), 626-634. [More Information]
  • Moncrieff, M., Kroon, H., Kam, P., Stalley, P., Scolyer, R., Thompson, J. (2008). Isolated Limb Infusion for Advanced Soft Tissue Sarcoma of the Extremity. Annals of Surgical Oncology, 15(10), 2749-2756. [More Information]
  • Kroon, H., Moncrieff, M., Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2008). Outcomes Following Isolated Limb Infusion for Melanoma. A 14-Year Experience. Annals of Surgical Oncology, 15(11), 3003-3013. [More Information]
  • Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2008). Pharmacokinetics of regional therapy: isolated limb infusion and other low flow techniques for extremity melanoma. Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America, 17(4), 795-804. [More Information]
  • Kam, P., Power, I. (2008). Principles of Physiology for the Anaesthetist. London, United Kingdom: Hodder Education.

2007

  • Hackett, R., Kam, P. (2007). Botulinum toxin: pharmacology and clinical developments: a literature review. Medicinal Chemistry, 3, 333-345. [More Information]
  • Saw, R., Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2007). Isolated locoregional drug infusion for advanced and recurrent limb cancer: indications, techniques and results. Regional Oncotherapies, (pp. 177-191). Greece: Paschalidis Medical Publications.
  • Sanki, A., Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2007). Long-term results of hyperthermic, isolated limb perfusion for melanoma: a reflection of tumor biology. Annals of Surgery, 245(4), 591-596. [More Information]
  • Kam, P., Cardone, D. (2007). Propofol infusion syndrome. Anaesthesia, 62(7), 690-701. [More Information]

2006

  • Haghighi, K., Steinke, K., Hazratwala, K., Kam, P., Daniel, S., Morris, D. (2006). Controlled Study of Inline Radiofrequency Coagulation-Assisted Partial Nephrectomy in Sheep. Journal of Surgical Research, 133(2), 215-218. [More Information]
  • Yan, T., Chu, F., Links, M., Kam, P., Glenn, D., Morris, D. (2006). Cytoreductive surgery and perioperative intraperitoneal chemotherapy for peritoneal carcinomatosis from colorectal carcinoma: non-mucinous tumour associated with an improved survival. European Journal of Surgical Oncology, 32(10), 1119-1124. [More Information]
  • Yan, T., Links, M., Xu, Z., Kam, P., Glenn, D., Morris, D. (2006). Cytoreductive surgery and perioperative intraperitoneal chemotherapy for pseudomyxoma peritonei from appendiceal mucinous neoplasms. British Journal of Surgery, 93(10). [More Information]
  • Turner, M., Irwig, L., Bune, A., Kam, P., Baker, A. (2006). Lack of sphygmomanometer calibration causes over- and under-detection of hypertension: a computer simulation study. Journal of Hypertension, 24(10), 1931-1938. [More Information]
  • Payne, V., Kam, P. (2006). Mast cell tryptase role in the investigation of acute hypersensitivity reactions. Current Anaesthesia & Critical Care, 17, 29-35.
  • Payne, V., Kam, P. (2006). Mast cell tryptase-role in the investigation of acute hypersensitivity reactions. Current Anaesthesia and Critical Care, 17(1), 29-35. [More Information]
  • Shehata, M., Chu, F., Saunders, V., Kam, P., Links, M., Morris, D. (2006). Peritoneal carcinomatosis from colorectal cancer and small bowel cancer treated with peritonectomy. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 76(6), 467-471. [More Information]
  • Hadi, R., Saunders, V., Utkina, O., Clingan, P., Kam, P., Links, M., Morris, D. (2006). Review of patients with peritoneal malignancy treated with peritonectomy and heated intraperitoneal chemotherapy. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 76(3), 156-161. [More Information]
  • Barrett, N., Kam, P. (2006). Transfusion-related acute lung injury: a literature review. Anaesthesia, 61(8), 777-785. [More Information]

2005

  • Poulos, J., Kam, P. (2005). "Number needed to treat": A tool for summarizing treatment effect, and its application in anaesthesia and pain management. Current Anaesthesia and Critical Care, 16(3), 173-179. [More Information]
  • Thong, C., Lambros, M., Stewart, M., Kam, P. (2005). An unexpected cause of an acute hypersensitivity reaction during recovery from anaesthesia. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, 33, 521-524. [More Information]
  • Kam, P., Yarrow, P. (2005). Anabolic steroid abuse: physiological and anaesthetic considerations. Anaesthesia, 60, 685-692. [More Information]
  • Haghighi, K., Steinke, K., Hazratwala, K., Kam, P., Daniel, S., Morris, D. (2005). Controlled Study of In-Line Ovine Spleen Transection Assisted by Radiofrequency Ablation. Journal of Trauma, 58(4), 841-844. [More Information]
  • Haghighi, K., Steinke, K., Hazratwala, K., Kam, P., Daniel, S., Morris, D. (2005). Controlled Study of Inline Radiofrequency Ablation (ILRFA) Assisted Transection of Ovine Liver. Journal of Surgical Research, 123, 139-143. [More Information]
  • Kam, P., Kaur, N., Thong, C. (2005). Direct thrombin inhibitors: pharmacology and clinical relevance. Anaesthesia, 60, 565-574. [More Information]
  • Ho, L., Kam, P., Thong, C. (2005). Disseminated intravascular coagulation. Current Anaesthesia and Critical Care, 16, 151-161.
  • Thong, C., Kam, P. (2005). Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia. Current Anaesthesia and Critical Care, 16, 143-150.
  • McElduff, A., Mather, L., Kam, P., Clauson, P. (2005). Influence of acute upper respiratory tract infection on the absorption of inhaled insulin using the AERx insulin Diabetes Management System. British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, 59(5), 546-551. [More Information]
  • Turner, M., Irwig, L., Bune, A., Baker, A., Kam, P. (2005). Lack of sphygmomanometer calibration causes over- and under-detection of hypertension. 6th Biennial Conference of The Metrology Society of Australia.
  • Cheah, M., Kam, P. (2005). Obesity: basic science and medical aspects relevant to anaesthetists. Anaesthesia, 60, 1009-1021. [More Information]
  • Ladd, L., Kam, P., Williams, D., Wright, A., Smith, M., Mather, L. (2005). Ventilatory responses of healthy subjects to intravenous combinations of morphine and oxycodone under imposed hypercapnic and hypoxaemic conditions. British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, 59(5), 524-535. [More Information]

2004

  • Jorm, C., Kam, P. (2004). Does medical culture limit doctors’ adoption of quality improvement? Lessons from Camelot. Journal of Health Services Research & Policy, 9(4), 248-251.
  • Lindner, P., Thompson, J., de Wilt, J., Colman, M., Kam, P. (2004). Double Isolated Limb Infusion With Cytotoxic Agents For Recurrent And Metastatic Limb Melanoma. European Journal of Surgical Oncology, 30(4), 433-439. [More Information]
  • Turner, M., Baker, A., Kam, P. (2004). Effects Of Systematic Errors In Blood Pressure Measurements On The Diagnosis Of Hypertension. Blood pressure monitoring, 9(5), 249-253.
  • Thompson, J., Kam, P., de Wilt, J., Lindner, P. (2004). Isolated Limb Infusion For Melanoma. In John F Thompson, Donald L Morton, Bin BR Kroon (Eds.), Textbook of Melanoma, (pp. 429-437). London: Martin Dunitz.
  • Bonenkamp, J., Thompson, J., de Wilt, J., Doubrovsky, A., de Faria Lima, R., Kam, P. (2004). Isolated Limb Infusion With Fotemustine After Dacarbazine Chemosensitisation For Inoperable Loco-Regional Melanoma Recurrence. European Journal of Surgical Oncology, 30(9), 1107-1112. [More Information]
  • Payne, V., Kam, P. (2004). Mast cell tryptase: a review of its physiology and clinical significance. Anaesthesia, 59, 695-703.
  • Turner, M., Kam, P., Baker, A. (2004). Metrology in Medicine. 5th Biennial Conference of The Metrology Society of Australia, North Melbourne, Vic: Metrology Society of Australia.
  • Kam, P., Thompson, S., Liew, A. (2004). Thrombocytopenia in the parturient. Anaesthesia, 59, 255-264.
  • Price, G., Thompson, S., Kam, P. (2004). Tissue factor and tissue factor pathway inhibitor. Anaesthesia, 59, 483-492.
  • Kam, P., Williams, S., Yoong, F. (2004). Vasopressin and terlipressin: pharmacology and its clinical relevance. Anaesthesia, 59, 993-1001.

2003

  • Brown, N., Parsons, A., Kam, P. (2003). Anaesthetic considerations in a parturient with varicella presenting for Caesarean section. Anaesthesia, 58(11), 1092-1095.
  • Kam, P., Nethery, C. (2003). The thienopyridine derivatives (platelet adenosine diphosphate receptor antagonists), pharmacology and clinical developments. Anaesthesia, 58, 28-35.

2002

  • Kam, P., Egan, M. (2002). Platelet Glycoprotein IIb/IIIa Antagonists. Anesthesiology, 96(5), 1237-1249.
  • Lindner, P., Doubrovsky, A., Kam, P., Thompson, J. (2002). Prognostic Factors After Isolated Limb Infusion With Cytotoxic Agents for Melanoma. Annals of Surgical Oncology, , 127-136.
  • Hodges, P., Kam, P. (2002). The peri-operative implications of herbal medicines. Anaesthesia, 57(9), 889-899.
  • Kam, P., Liew, S. (2002). Traditional Chinese herbal medicine and anaesthesia. Anaesthesia, 57(11), 1083-1089.

2001

  • Kam, P., Fisher, M., Ford, S., Baldo,, B. (2001). Anaphylactic or anaphylactoid reactions in patients undergoing cardiac surgery. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia, 15, 684-688.
  • Kam, P., Kavanagh,, R. (2001). Lazaroids: efficacy and mechanism of action of the 21-aminosteroids in neuroprotection. British Journal of Anaesthesia, 86, 110-119.
  • Kam, P., Kavanaugh, R., Young,, F. (2001). The arterial tourniquet: pathphysiological consequences and anaesthetic implications. Anaesthesia, 56, 534-545.

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