Publications list for Professor Michael Peek

2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008


  • Halliday, L., Peek, M., Ellwood, D., Homer, C., Knight, M., McLintock, C., Jackson-Pulver, L., Sullivan, E. (2013), The Australasian Maternity Outcomes Surveillance System: An evaluation of stakeholder engagement, usefulness, simplicity, acceptability, data quality and stability. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 53(2), 152-157. [Abstract]
  • Santner-Nanan, B., Straubinger, K., Hsu, P., Parnell, G., Tang, B., Xu, B., Makris, A., Hennessy, A., Peek, M., Busch, D., Prazeres da Costa, C., Nanan, R. (2013), Fetal-Maternal Alignment of Regulatory T Cells Correlates with IL-10 and Bcl-2 Upregulation in Pregnancy. Journal of Immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950). 191(1), 145-153. [Abstract]
  • Liu, A., Carlsson, E., Nilsson, S., Oei, J., Bajuk, B., Peek, M., Martin, A., Nanan, R. (2013), Hypertensive disease of pregnancy is associated with decreased risk for respiratory distress syndrome in moderate preterm neonates. Hypertension in Pregnancy. 32(2), 169-177. [Abstract]


  • Hsu, P., Santner Nanan, B., Dahlstrom, J., Fadia, M., Chandra, A., Peek, M., Nanan, R. (2012), Altered Decidual DC-SIGN(+) Antigen-Presenting Cells and Impaired Regulatory T-Cell Induction in Preeclampsia. American Journal of Pathology. 181(6), 2149-2160. [Abstract]
  • Suresh, A., Liu, A., Poulton, A., Quinton, A., Amer, Z., Mongelli, M., Martin, A., Benzie, R., Peek, M., Nanan, R. (2012), Comparison of maternal abdominal subcutaneous fat thickness and body mass index as markers for pregnancy outcomes: A stratified cohort study. The Australian & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology. 52(5), 420-426. [Abstract]
  • Eviston, D., Quinton, A., Benzie, R., Peek, M., Martin, A., Nanan, R. (2012), Impaired fetal thymic growth precedes clinical preeclampsia: a case-control study. Journal of Reproductive Immunology. 94(2), 183-189. [Abstract]
  • Vaughan, G., Pollock, W., Peek, M., Knight, M., Ellwood, D., Homer, C., Pulver, L., McLintock, C., Ho, M., Sullivan, E. (2012), Ethical issues: The multi-centre low-risk ethics/governance review process and AMOSS. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 52(2), 195-203. [Abstract]
  • Quinton, A., Peek, M., Cook, C., Kirby, A. (2012), Flow-Mediated Dilatation Assessment in Women with Preeclampsia Compared to Women with Gestational Hypertension. Hypertension in Pregnancy. 31(4), 377-386. [Abstract]


  • Delsing, C., Van Den Wittenboer, E., Liu, A., Peek, M., Quinton, A., Mongelli, M., Poulton, A., Nanan, R. (2011), The relationship between maternal opiate use, amphetamine use and smoking on fetal growth. The Australian & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology. 51(5), 446-451. [Abstract]
  • Mohamed, N., Eviston, D., Quinton, A., Benzie, R., Kirby, A., Peek, M., Nanan, R. (2011), Smaller fetal thymuses in pre-eclampsia: a prospective cross-sectional study. Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 37(4), 410-415. [Abstract]


  • Seppelt, I., Finfer, S., Nguyen, N., Peek, M. (2010), Critical illness due to2009 A/H1N1 influenza in pregnant and postpartum women: population based cohort study. BMJ. 340, c1279.
  • Peek, M., Mangos, G., Brown, M. (2010), Approach to Fetal Assessment, Optimization of Neonatal Outcome, Mode of Delivery and Timing for Nonobstetric Readers. In: de Swiet’s Medical Disorders in Obstetric Practice. (pp.749-753).United Kingdom: John Wiley & Sons, Inc..
  • Brown, M., Mangos, G., Peek, M., Plaat, F. (2010), Renal Disease in Pregnancy. In: de Swiet’s Medical Disorders in Obstetric Practice. (pp.182-208).United Kingdom: John Wiley & Sons, Inc..


  • Santner-Nanan, B., Peek, M., Khanam, R., Richarts, L., Zhu, E., Fazekas de St Groth, B., Nanan, R. (2009), Systemic increase in the ratio between Foxp3+ and IL-17-producing CD4+ T cells in healthy pregnancy but not in preeclampsia. Journal of Immunology. 183(11), 7023-7030. [Abstract]
  • Peek, M., Nanan, R. (2009), Comment on: Association of maternal pre-pregnancy weight with birth defects: Evidence from a case-control study in Western Australia. Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 2009; 49: 11-15. The Australian & New Zealand journal of obstetrics & gynaecology. , 564-5. [Abstract]
  • Homer, C., Clements, V., McDonnell, N., Peek, M., Sullivan, E. (2009), Maternal mortality: What can we learn from stories of postpartum haemorrhage?. Women and birth : journal of the Australian College of Midwives. 22(3), 97-104. [Abstract]
  • Peek, M., Nanan, R. (2009), The role of sepsis in the AMOR-IPAT Trial. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. , e12; author reply e12-3. [Abstract]


  • De Vries, B., Cossart, Y., Murray, H., Peek, M. (2008), Transplacental haemorrhage may explain the intrapartum transmission of HIV. A pilot study uses flow cytometry to quantify maternal red blood cells in infants born vaginally or by caesarean section. The Australian & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology. 48(6), 575-579. [Abstract]
  • de Vries, B., Peek, M. (2008), Exploring the mechanisms of intrapartum transmission of HIV. Does elective caesarean section hold the key?. BJOG. 115(6), 677-680. [Abstract]
  • Quinton, A., Cook, C., Peek, M. (2008), The relationship between cigarette smoking, endothelial function and intrauterine growth restriction in human pregnancy. BJOG. 115(6), 780-784. [Abstract]
  • Cartmill, J., Quinton, A., Peek, M. (2008), Fetal intracranial abnormalities in the third trimester - MRI as a useful diagnostic tool. ASUM Ultrasound Bulletin. 11(1), 30-35.