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Kent Colorectal and Laparoscopic Surgery

Spire Alexandra Hospital

Impton Lane

Walderslade

Chatham

Kent

ME3 9PG


Tel:  01634 662889

Fax:  01634 662890

Email:  office@kcls.co.uk

Kent Colorectal and Laparoscopic Surgery

Publications:


Wegstapel H, Bird NC, Chess-Williams R, Johnson AG.  The relationship between in vivo emptying of the gallbladder, biliary pain, and in vitro contractility of the gallbladder in patients with gallstones: is biliary colic muscular in origin?

Scand J Gastroenterol 1999;34:421-5


Wegstapel H, Hoque H, Hoile RW. Emergency small-bowel resection in a district general hospital.

J R Soc Med 1998;91:638-639


Bird NC, Wegstapel H,  Chess-Williams R, Johnson AG.  In vitro contractility of stimulated and non-stimulated human gallbladder muscle.

Neurogastroenterology & Motility 1996;8:63-8


Wegstapel H, Thomas WEG. Primary non-Hodgkin lymphoma of the oesophagus.             

Current Practice in Surgery 1991;3:125-126

 

Wegstapel H, Thomas WEG. Squamous cell carcinoma of the stomach following gastric surgery.

British Journal of Clinical Practice 1990;44:736-737


Reed MWR, Wegstapel H, Johnson AG.  Endoluminal ultrasound for early detection of local recurrence of cancer.

British Journal of Surgery 1990;77:716 (letter)


H Sran, I Shaikh, J Coxon, H Wegstapel. Tension faecopneumothorax: a rare presentation of colonic diverticular perforation.

International Journal of Surgery, 2011, Volume 9, Issue 7, p559


R Fernandes, I Shaikh, H Wegstapel.  Possible association between statin use and bowel dysmotility.

BMJ Case Rep. 2012 Feb 25


Griffiths SN, Shaikh I, Tam E, Wegstapel H.  Characterisation of Indeterminate pulmonary nodules in colorectal cancer.

Int J Surg. 2012; 10(9):575-7


K Kotiadis, AA Tako, EAJA Rouwette, C Vasilakis, J Brennan, P Gandhi, H Wegstapel, F Sagias, P Webb. Using a model of the performance measure in Soft Systems Methodology (SSM) to take action: a case study in healthcare.

Journal of Operational Research Society (2012), 1-13



Presentations:



Wegstapel H, Chess-Williams R, Stephenson TJ, Majeed AW, Bird NC

Johnson AG. Is there a dominant axis of contraction in the human gallbladder?

Presented at the British Society of Gastroenterology, September, 1992.

Gut 1992;33(suppl):S58



Wegstapel H, Chess-Williams R, Ross B, Stephenson TJ, Majeed AW, Bird NC, Johnson AG. In-vivo emptying vs in-vitro contractility of the gallbladder (GB) in patients with gallstones.

Presented at the British Society of Gastroenterology, September, 1992.

Gut 1992;33(suppl):S58


In-vitro responses of the human gallbladder:

Presentations to Professor B Shields, Sir Ernest Finch Visiting Professor, March 1993 and to Professor I Benjamin, Visiting Professor in October 1992.


Wegstapel H, Chess-Williams R, Majeed AWM, Bird NC, Johnson AG.

Is biliary pain muscular in origin?

Presented at United European Gastroenterology Week , Oslo, June 1994, Gut 1994; 35(Suppl) A39.


Wegstapel H, Chess-Williams R, Majeed AWM, Bird NC, Johnson AG.

Regional differences in sensitivity of the human gallbladder to cholecystokinin and carbachol.

Poster Presentation United European Gastroenterology Week, Oslo, June 1994

Gut 1994;35 (Suppl) A48


Wegstapel H,  J Linsell, RA Edmondson, DK MacIver, C Kennedy.

Computed Tomogragphy of the Colon: The preferred investigation in the elderly patient?

Presented at the Norman Tanner and Glaxo Prize Competition Royal Society of Medicine November 1997


Wegstapel H, Hoile RW

Can the inferior epigastric artery mark the site of a colostomy?

Presented the Winter Meeting of the British Association of Clinical Anatomists, Nottingham, December 1997. Clinical Anatomy 1998;11:359


R Bhardwaj, K James, P Gandhi and H Wegstapel.  Medway Maritime Hospital, Gillingham, UK. Laparoscopic subtotal colectomy in UC. Single centre experience
www.acpgbi.org.uk/pdfs/Poster2005


The Colorectal Nurse Led Post-Operative Histology Clinic. K Taylor, C Eastlake, GM Crouch, H Wegstapel. Medway Maritime Hospital, Gillingham, Kent,UK
www.acp2006.org.uk.PostersbyNumber.doc


A Pancholi*, A Mukherji, N Mohammed, H Wegstapel and P J Webb. (Gillingham). 068

Is Right hemicolectomy a more dangerous operation than perceived. www.asgbi.org.uk/manchester2003


M. Mulchandani, G. Singh, S. Ward, U. Shukla, W. Garrett, H. Wegstapel. Payment by results - a surgeon’s perspective. ASGBI,2007 British Journal of Surgery,vol 92,issue S2,page 137.


Ward S, Mulchandani M, Wegstapel H. Are a number of blood investigations necessary in acute pancreatitis?

ASIT, Belfast,2007


H Dent , I Shaikh, R Niziol, H Wegstapel.  Independent treatment centres can be utilised to facilitate early discharge in the context of one-stop rapid access colorectal clinics.

British Journal of Surgery 2011;98(S3): 47 Oral


G Green, R Fernandes, I Shaikh, A Haji, P Gandhi, H Wegstapel

Emergency laparotomy in octogenerians: a worthwhile risk to take?

Colorectal Disease, Volume 13, Issue Supplement S6, page 58. P242


G Green, R Fernandes, I Shaikh, A Haji, P Gandhi, H Wegstapel

Emergency laparotomy for secondary peritonitis in octogenerians: pilot results.

Colorectal Disease, Volume 13, Issue Supplement S6 Pages 58 P243


H Dent, I Shaikh, S Shamshad, H Wegstapel.  Mean platelet volume is not  a useful test as a marker of acute appendicitis.

British Journal or Surgery 2011;98(S3): 147


SN Griffiths, I Shaikh, E Tam, H Wegstapel.  Characterization of indeterminate pulmonary nodules in colorectal cancer.

Int J Surg, 2012,Vol 10. Issue 8, Page S23


S Kadam, N Krukeja, S Chan, P Gandhi, W Garrett, P Webb, H Wegstapel. Abdomino perineal resection: Is Extralevator approach better?

European Colorectal Congress, St Gallen, Dec 2012


S Kadam, L Poynter, P Gandhi, W Garrett, P Webb, H Wegstapel

Abdominal perineal resection: Is Extralevator approach better?

Society of Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, Baltimore, April 2013


S Kadam, H Wegstapel, W Garrett, P Webb, P Gandhi, L Poynter

A decace of  Abdomino perineal resection at a district general Hospital.

Association of Surgeons in Training April 2013


A Malik, P Nastro P, H Wegstapel.  Transrectal Natural Orifice Specimen extraction (TR-Nose): A safe and feasible technique in patients undergoing subtotal colectomy.

Video presentation,  Annual meeting Association of Laparoscopic Surgeon, Nov 2013. Winner of best DVD


P Nastro, A Malik, A Pancholi, H Wegstapel.  Transrectal Natural Orifice Specimen Extraction (TR-Nose) in Laparoscopic colorectal Surgery at an NHS Hospital: Preliminary Experience and Short-Term Results.

Annual meeting Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons, London, Nov 2013

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