Professor Peter Maitz

Chair for Burn Injury and Reconstructive Surgery
Surgery, Concord Clinical School

Telephone +61 2 9767 7775
Fax +61 2 9767 5835

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Journals

  • Bunker, D., George, R., Kleinschmidt, F., Kumar, R., Maitz, P. (2014). Alkali-Related Ocular Burns: A Case Series and Review. Journal of Burn Care and Research, 35(3), 261-268. [More Information]
  • Goltsman, D., Li, Z., Bruce, E., Maitz, P. (2014). Geospatial and epidemiological analysis of severe burns in New South Wales by residential postcodes. Burns, 40(4), 670-682. [More Information]
  • Harish, V., Raymond, A., Maitz, P. (2014). Reconstruction of soft tissue necrosis secondary to cryoglobulinaemia. Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, 67(8), 1151-1154. [More Information]
  • Harish, V., Maitz, P. (2014). Uninterrupted continuous negative pressure wound therapy is safe and can facilitate engraftment of dermal regeneration templates. Journal of Plastic Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery : JPRAS, 67(7), 1011-1013. [More Information]
  • Cheung, W., Clayton, N., Li, F., Tan, J., Milliss, D., Thanakrishnan, G., Maitz, P. (2013). The effect of endotracheal tube size on voice and swallowing function in patients with thermal burn injury: An evaluation using the Australian Therapy Outcome Measures (AusTOMS). International Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 15(2), 216-220. [More Information]
  • Rnjak-Kovacina, J., Wise, S., Li, Z., Maitz, P., Young, C., Wang, Y., Weiss, A. (2012). Electrospun synthetic human elastin: collagen composite scaffolds for dermal tissue engineering. Acta Biomaterialia, 8(10), 3714-3722. [More Information]
  • Li, Z., Overend, C., Maitz, P., Kennedy, P. (2012). Quality evaluation of meshed split-thickness skin grafts stored at 4°C in isotonic solutions and nutrient media by cell cultures. Burns, 38(6), 899-907. [More Information]
  • Ahn, C., Maitz, P. (2012). The true cost of burn. Burns, 38(7), 967-974. [More Information]
  • Bax, D., Wang, Y., Li, Z., Maitz, P., McKenzie, D., Bilek, M., Weiss, A. (2011). Binding of the cell adhesive protein tropoelastin to PTFE through plasma immersion ion implantation treatment. Biomaterials, 32(22), 5100-5111. [More Information]
  • Aggarwal, S., Maitz, P., Kennedy, P. (2011). Electrical flash burns due to switchboard explosions in New South Wales-A 9-year experience. Burns, 37(6), 1038-1043. [More Information]
  • Ahn, C., Oneill, S., Maitz, P. (2011). Improving accuracy of burn referrals through the use of an internet-based burns chart. European Journal of Plastic Surgery, 34(5), 331-335. [More Information]
  • Rnjak-Kovacina, J., Wise, S., Li, Z., Maitz, P., Young, C., Wang, Y., Weiss, A. (2011). Tailoring the porosity and pore size of electrospun synthetic human elastin scaffolds for dermal tissue engineering. Biomaterials, 32(28), 6729-6736. [More Information]
  • Clayton, N., Kennedy, P., Maitz, P. (2010). The severe burns patient with tracheostomy: Implications for management of dysphagia, dysphonia and laryngotracheal pathology. Burns, 36(6), 850-855. [More Information]
  • Dolton, M., Xu, H., Cheong, E., Maitz, P., Kennedy, P., Gottlieb, T., Buono, E., McLachlan, A. (2010). Vancomycin pharmacokinetics in patients with severe burn injuries. Burns, 36(4), 469-476. [More Information]
  • Ahn, C., Maitz, P. (2010). Volkmanna’s contracture in high voltage electrical injury. European Journal of Plastic Surgery, 33(6), 323-329. [More Information]
  • Rnjak-Kovacina, J., Li, Z., Maitz, P., Wise, S., Weiss, A. (2009). Primary human dermal fibroblast interactions with open weave three-dimensional scaffolds prepared from synthetic human elastin. Biomaterials, 30(32), 6469-6477. [More Information]
  • Muller, M., Li, Z., Maitz, P. (2009). Pseudomonas pyocyanin inhibits wound repair by inducing premature cellular senescence: Role for p38 mitogen-activated protein kinase. Burns, 35(4), 500-508. [More Information]
  • Khalessi, A., Maitz, P., Haertsch, P., Kennedy, P. (2008). Adult burn injuries due to domestic barbeques in New South Wales. Burns, 34(4), 1002-1005. [More Information]
  • Parry, S., Hamilton (Ellis), N., Li, Z., Maitz, P., Witting, P. (2008). Myoglobin induces oxidative stress and decreases endocytosis and monolayer permissiveness in cultured kidney epithelial cells without affecting viability. Kidney and Blood Pressure Research, 31(1), 16-28. [More Information]
  • Pollard, R., Kennedy, P., Maitz, P. (2008). The use of artificial dermis (Integra) and topical negative pressure to achieve limb salvage following soft-tissue loss caused by meningococcal septicaemia. Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, 61(3), 319-322. [More Information]
  • Wright, B., Vicaretti, M., Schwaiger, N., Wu, J., Trickett, R., Morrissey, L., Rohanizadeh, R., Fletcher, J., Maitz, P., Harris, M. (2007). Laser-Assited End-to-End BioWeld Anastomosis in an Ovine Model. Lasers in Surgery And Medicine, 39(8), 667-673.
  • Maitz, P., Dalli, R., Kumar, R., Kennedy, P., Lee, S., Johnson, R. (2007). Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis/Stevens-Johnson Syndrome: Current Trends in Management. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 77(8), 671-676.
  • Dalli, R., Kumar, R., Kennedy, P., Maitz, P., Lee, S., Johnson, R. (2007). Toxic epidermal necrolysis/stevens-johnson syndrome: current trends in management. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 77(8), 671-676. [More Information]
  • Kennedy, P., Haertsch, P., Maitz, P. (2005). The Bali Burn Disaster: Implications and Lessons Learned. Journal of Burn Care and Rehabilitation (United States), 26(2), 125-131. [More Information]
  • Khot, M., Maitz, P., Phillips, B., Bowman, H., Pribaz, J., Orgill, D. (2005). Thermal Diffusion Probe Analysis of Perfusion Changes in Vascular Occlusions of Rabbit Pedicle Flaps. Plastic And Reconstructive Surgery, 115(4), 1103-1109. [More Information]
  • Maitz, P., Khot, M., Mayer, H., Martin, G., Pribaz, J., Bowman, H., Orgill, D. (2004). Continuous and Real-Time Blood Perfusion Monitoring in Prefabricated Flaps. Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery, 20(1), 35-41.
  • Wong, K., Heath, T., Maitz, P., Kennedy, P. (2004). Early In-Hospital Management of Burn Injuries in Australia. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 74(5), 318-323.
  • Bianchi, A., Jackson, D., Maitz, P., Thanakrishnan, G. (2004). Treatment of bleeding with recombinant factor VIIa in a patient with extensive burns. Thrombosis and Haemostasis, 91, 203-204.
  • Maitz, P. (2004). Utilizing Advanced Technology for Disaster Related Burns: Use of Advanced Technologies in Treating Bali Disaster Victims. Journal of Burns and Surgical Wound Care.

Magazine / Newspaper Articles

  • Maitz, P. (2006). Managing Burns in General Practise: Clinical Update. Medical Observer, 25 August, 27-30.
  • Maitz, P. (2003). Advances in the treatment of the severely burned patient. Chairman’s Newsletter: NSW Committee of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.

2014

  • Bunker, D., George, R., Kleinschmidt, F., Kumar, R., Maitz, P. (2014). Alkali-Related Ocular Burns: A Case Series and Review. Journal of Burn Care and Research, 35(3), 261-268. [More Information]
  • Goltsman, D., Li, Z., Bruce, E., Maitz, P. (2014). Geospatial and epidemiological analysis of severe burns in New South Wales by residential postcodes. Burns, 40(4), 670-682. [More Information]
  • Harish, V., Raymond, A., Maitz, P. (2014). Reconstruction of soft tissue necrosis secondary to cryoglobulinaemia. Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, 67(8), 1151-1154. [More Information]
  • Harish, V., Maitz, P. (2014). Uninterrupted continuous negative pressure wound therapy is safe and can facilitate engraftment of dermal regeneration templates. Journal of Plastic Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery : JPRAS, 67(7), 1011-1013. [More Information]

2013

  • Cheung, W., Clayton, N., Li, F., Tan, J., Milliss, D., Thanakrishnan, G., Maitz, P. (2013). The effect of endotracheal tube size on voice and swallowing function in patients with thermal burn injury: An evaluation using the Australian Therapy Outcome Measures (AusTOMS). International Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 15(2), 216-220. [More Information]

2012

  • Rnjak-Kovacina, J., Wise, S., Li, Z., Maitz, P., Young, C., Wang, Y., Weiss, A. (2012). Electrospun synthetic human elastin: collagen composite scaffolds for dermal tissue engineering. Acta Biomaterialia, 8(10), 3714-3722. [More Information]
  • Li, Z., Overend, C., Maitz, P., Kennedy, P. (2012). Quality evaluation of meshed split-thickness skin grafts stored at 4°C in isotonic solutions and nutrient media by cell cultures. Burns, 38(6), 899-907. [More Information]
  • Ahn, C., Maitz, P. (2012). The true cost of burn. Burns, 38(7), 967-974. [More Information]

2011

  • Bax, D., Wang, Y., Li, Z., Maitz, P., McKenzie, D., Bilek, M., Weiss, A. (2011). Binding of the cell adhesive protein tropoelastin to PTFE through plasma immersion ion implantation treatment. Biomaterials, 32(22), 5100-5111. [More Information]
  • Aggarwal, S., Maitz, P., Kennedy, P. (2011). Electrical flash burns due to switchboard explosions in New South Wales-A 9-year experience. Burns, 37(6), 1038-1043. [More Information]
  • Ahn, C., Oneill, S., Maitz, P. (2011). Improving accuracy of burn referrals through the use of an internet-based burns chart. European Journal of Plastic Surgery, 34(5), 331-335. [More Information]
  • Rnjak-Kovacina, J., Wise, S., Li, Z., Maitz, P., Young, C., Wang, Y., Weiss, A. (2011). Tailoring the porosity and pore size of electrospun synthetic human elastin scaffolds for dermal tissue engineering. Biomaterials, 32(28), 6729-6736. [More Information]

2010

  • Clayton, N., Kennedy, P., Maitz, P. (2010). The severe burns patient with tracheostomy: Implications for management of dysphagia, dysphonia and laryngotracheal pathology. Burns, 36(6), 850-855. [More Information]
  • Dolton, M., Xu, H., Cheong, E., Maitz, P., Kennedy, P., Gottlieb, T., Buono, E., McLachlan, A. (2010). Vancomycin pharmacokinetics in patients with severe burn injuries. Burns, 36(4), 469-476. [More Information]
  • Ahn, C., Maitz, P. (2010). Volkmanna’s contracture in high voltage electrical injury. European Journal of Plastic Surgery, 33(6), 323-329. [More Information]

2009

  • Rnjak-Kovacina, J., Li, Z., Maitz, P., Wise, S., Weiss, A. (2009). Primary human dermal fibroblast interactions with open weave three-dimensional scaffolds prepared from synthetic human elastin. Biomaterials, 30(32), 6469-6477. [More Information]
  • Muller, M., Li, Z., Maitz, P. (2009). Pseudomonas pyocyanin inhibits wound repair by inducing premature cellular senescence: Role for p38 mitogen-activated protein kinase. Burns, 35(4), 500-508. [More Information]

2008

  • Khalessi, A., Maitz, P., Haertsch, P., Kennedy, P. (2008). Adult burn injuries due to domestic barbeques in New South Wales. Burns, 34(4), 1002-1005. [More Information]
  • Parry, S., Hamilton (Ellis), N., Li, Z., Maitz, P., Witting, P. (2008). Myoglobin induces oxidative stress and decreases endocytosis and monolayer permissiveness in cultured kidney epithelial cells without affecting viability. Kidney and Blood Pressure Research, 31(1), 16-28. [More Information]
  • Pollard, R., Kennedy, P., Maitz, P. (2008). The use of artificial dermis (Integra) and topical negative pressure to achieve limb salvage following soft-tissue loss caused by meningococcal septicaemia. Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, 61(3), 319-322. [More Information]

2007

  • Wright, B., Vicaretti, M., Schwaiger, N., Wu, J., Trickett, R., Morrissey, L., Rohanizadeh, R., Fletcher, J., Maitz, P., Harris, M. (2007). Laser-Assited End-to-End BioWeld Anastomosis in an Ovine Model. Lasers in Surgery And Medicine, 39(8), 667-673.
  • Maitz, P., Dalli, R., Kumar, R., Kennedy, P., Lee, S., Johnson, R. (2007). Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis/Stevens-Johnson Syndrome: Current Trends in Management. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 77(8), 671-676.
  • Dalli, R., Kumar, R., Kennedy, P., Maitz, P., Lee, S., Johnson, R. (2007). Toxic epidermal necrolysis/stevens-johnson syndrome: current trends in management. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 77(8), 671-676. [More Information]

2006

  • Maitz, P. (2006). Managing Burns in General Practise: Clinical Update. Medical Observer, 25 August, 27-30.

2005

  • Kennedy, P., Haertsch, P., Maitz, P. (2005). The Bali Burn Disaster: Implications and Lessons Learned. Journal of Burn Care and Rehabilitation (United States), 26(2), 125-131. [More Information]
  • Khot, M., Maitz, P., Phillips, B., Bowman, H., Pribaz, J., Orgill, D. (2005). Thermal Diffusion Probe Analysis of Perfusion Changes in Vascular Occlusions of Rabbit Pedicle Flaps. Plastic And Reconstructive Surgery, 115(4), 1103-1109. [More Information]

2004

  • Maitz, P., Khot, M., Mayer, H., Martin, G., Pribaz, J., Bowman, H., Orgill, D. (2004). Continuous and Real-Time Blood Perfusion Monitoring in Prefabricated Flaps. Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery, 20(1), 35-41.
  • Wong, K., Heath, T., Maitz, P., Kennedy, P. (2004). Early In-Hospital Management of Burn Injuries in Australia. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 74(5), 318-323.
  • Bianchi, A., Jackson, D., Maitz, P., Thanakrishnan, G. (2004). Treatment of bleeding with recombinant factor VIIa in a patient with extensive burns. Thrombosis and Haemostasis, 91, 203-204.
  • Maitz, P. (2004). Utilizing Advanced Technology for Disaster Related Burns: Use of Advanced Technologies in Treating Bali Disaster Victims. Journal of Burns and Surgical Wound Care.

2003

  • Maitz, P. (2003). Advances in the treatment of the severely burned patient. Chairman’s Newsletter: NSW Committee of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.

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