Dr Robyn Saw

Senior Lecturer
Surgery, Central Clinical School
Sydney Melanoma Unit

C39 - Royal Prince Alfred Hospital
The University of Sydney
NSW 2006 Australia

T: +61 2 9911 7210
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Publications

2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2009 | 2008

2014

   
  • Rizos, H., Menzies, A., Pupo, G., Carlino, M., Fung, C., Hyman, J., Haydu, L., Mijatov, B., Becker, T., Boyd, S., Howle, J., Saw, R., Thompson, J., Kefford, R., Scolyer, R., Long, G. (2014), BRAF inhibitor resistance mechanisms in metastatic melanoma: spectrum and clinical impact. Clinical Cancer Research. 20(7), 1965-1977. [Abstract]
  • van der Ploeg, A., Haydu, L., Spillane, A., Quinn, M., Saw, R., Shannon, K., Stretch, J., Uren, R., Scolyer, R., Thompson, J. (2014), Outcome Following Sentinel Node Biopsy Plus Wide Local Excision Versus Wide Local Excision Only for Primary Cutaneous Melanoma: Analysis of 5840 Patients Treated at a Single Institution. Annals of Surgery. 260(1), 149-157. [Abstract]
  • Damian, D., Saw, R., Thompson, J. (2014), Topical immunotherapy with diphencyprone for in transit and cutaneously metastatic melanoma. Journal of Surgical Oncology. 109(4), 308-313. [Abstract]

2013

   
  • Ryu, S., Saw, R., Scolyer, R., Crawford, M., Thompson, J., Sandroussi, C. (2013), Liver resection for metastatic melanoma: Equivalent survival for cutaneous and ocular primaries. Journal of Surgical Oncology. 108(2), 129-135. [Abstract]
  • Harish, V., Bond, J., Scolyer, R., Haydu, L., Saw, R., Quinn, M., Benger, R., Uren, R., Stretch, J., Shannon, K., Thompson, J. (2013), Margins of excision and prognostic factors for cutaneous eyelid melanomas. Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery. 66, 1066-1073. [Abstract]
  • Carlino, M., Gowrishankar, K., Saunders, C., Pupo, G., Snoyman, S., Zhang, X., Saw, R., Becker, T., Kefford, R., Long, G., Rizos, H. (2013), Anti-proliferative effects of continued mitogen activated protein kinase pathway inhibition following acquired resistance to BRAF and/or MEK inhibition in melanoma. Molecular Cancer Therapeutics. 12(7), 1332-1342. [Abstract]
  • Pasquali, S., Haydu, L., Scolyer, R., Winstanley, J., Spillane, A., Quinn, M., Saw, R., Shannon, K., Stretch, J., Thompson, J. (2013), The Importance of Adequate Primary Tumor Excision Margins and Sentinel Node Biopsy in Achieving Optimal Locoregional Control for Patients With Thick Primary Melanomas. Annals of Surgery. 258(1), 152-157. [Abstract]
  • Winstanley, J., Saw, R., Boyle, F., Thompson, J. (2013), The FACT-Melanoma Quality-of-Life Instrument: comparison of a five-point and four-point response scale using the Rasch measurement model. Melanoma Research. 23(1), 61-69. [Abstract]

2012

   
  • Azimi, F., Scolyer, R., Rumcheva, P., Moncrieff, M., Murali, R., McCarthy, S., Saw, R., Thompson, J. (2012), Tumor-Infiltrating Lymphocyte Grade Is an Independent Predictor of Sentinel Lymph Node Status and Survival in Patients With Cutaneous Melanoma. Journal of Clinical Oncology. 30(21), 2678-2683. [Abstract]
  • Pasquali, S., Spillane, A., de Wilt, J., McCaffery, K., Rossi, C., Quinn, M., Saw, R., Shannon, K., Stretch, J., Thompson, J. (2012), Surgeons' Opinions on Lymphadenectomy in Melanoma Patients with Positive Sentinel Nodes: A Worldwide Web-Based Survey. Annals of Surgical Oncology. 19(13), 4322-4329. [Abstract]
  • Martin, R., Shannon, K., Quinn, M., Saw, R., Spillane, A., Stretch, J., Colman, M., Gao, K., Thompson, J. (2012), The Management of Cervical Lymph Nodes in Patients with Cutaneous Melanoma. Annals of Surgical Oncology. 19(12), 3926-3932. [Abstract]
  • Murali, R., Haydu, L., Long, G., Quinn, M., Saw, R., Shannon, K., Spillane, A., Stretch, J., Kefford, R., Thompson, J., Scolyer, R. (2012), Clinical and Pathologic Factors Associated with Distant Metastasis and Survival in Patients with Thin Primary Cutaneous Melanoma. Annals of Surgical Oncology. 19(6), 1782-1789. [Abstract]
  • Spillane, A., Haydu, L., Lee, N., Uren, R., Stretch, J., Shannon, K., Quinn, M., Saw, R., McCarthy, W., Thompson, J. (2012), Evaluation of Incomplete Sentinel Node Biopsy Procedures and Sentinel Node Positivity Rates as Surgical Quality-Assurance Parameters in Melanoma Patients. Annals of Surgical Oncology. 19(12), 3919-3925. [Abstract]
  • Murali, R., Haydu, L., Quinn, M., Saw, R., Shannon, K., Spillane, A., Stretch, J., Thompson, J., Scolyer, R. (2012), Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy in Patients With Thin Primary Cutaneous Melanoma. Annals of Surgery. 255(1), 128-133. [Abstract]

2011

   
  • Damian, D., Saw, R. (2011), Dramatic regression of cutaneous, nodal, and visceral melanoma metastases. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 65(3), 665-666. [Abstract]

2009

   
  • Mocellin, S., Thompson, J., Pasquali, S., Montesco, M., Pilati, P., Nitti, D., Saw, R., Scolyer, R., Stretch, J., Rossi, C. (2009), Sentinel node status prediction by four statistical models: results from a large bi-institutional series (n = 1132). Annals of Surgery. 250(6), 964-969. [Abstract]
  • Damian, D., Shannon, K., Saw, R., Thompson, J. (2009), Topical diphencyprone immunotherapy for cutaneous metastatic melanoma. Australasian Journal of Dermatology. 50(4), 266-271. [Abstract]
  • Spillane, A., Cheung, B., Stretch, J., Scolyer, R., Shannon, K., Quinn, M., Saw, R., McCarthy, W., Thompson, J. (2009), Proposed quality standards for regional lymph node dissections in patients with melanoma. Annals of Surgery. 249(3), 473-480. [Abstract]

2008

   
  • Ho Shon, I., Chung, D., Saw, R., Thompson, J. (2008), Imaging in cutaneous melanoma. Nuclear Medicine Communications. 29(10), 847-876. [Abstract]
  • Ho Shon, I., Chung, D., Saw, R., Thompson, J. (2008), Guidelines for imaging in cutaneous melanoma. Nuclear Medicine Communications. 29(10), 877-879. [Abstract]
  • Moncrieff, M., Bowen, F., Thompson, J., Saw, R., Shannon, K., Spillane, A., Quinn, M., Stretch, J. (2008), Keystone Flap Reconstruction of Primary Melanoma Excision Defects of the Leg-The End of the Skin Graft?. Annals of Surgical Oncology. 15(10), 2867-2873. [Abstract]
  • Spillane, A., Saw, R., Tucker, M., Byth, K., Thompson, J. (2008), Defining lower limb lymphedema after inguinal or ilio-inguinal dissection in patients with melanoma using classification and regression tree analysis. Annals of surgery. 248(2), 286-293. [Abstract]
  • Doubrovsky, A., Scolyer, R., Murali, R., McKenzie, P., Watson, G., Lee, C., McLeod, D., McCarthy, W., Uren, R., Stretch, J., Saw, R., Thompson, J. (2008), Diagnostic Accuracy of Fine Needle Biopsy for Metastatic Melanoma and Its Implications for Patient Management. Annals of surgical oncology. 15(0), 323-32. [Abstract]