List of Publications

2020

Watters DA. The Value of Reporting Perioperative Mortality Rates (POMR) World Journal of Surgery. doi.org/10.1007/s00268-020-05804-8. Published online 06 October 2020.

 

Pellegrino S, Watters DA. Not just a simple case of terminal ileitis. ANZ Journal of Surgery. MS-2020-01359.R1.

 

Drysdale H, Ooi S, Geelong Surgical COVID-19 Response Team, Nagra S, Watters DA, Guest GD. Clinical Activity and Outcomes during Geelong’s General Surgery response to the COVID-19 Pandemic. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2020.

 

Nataraja RM, Oo YM, Andolfatto L, Moore EM, Watters D, Aye A, Oo H, Tin M, Shrime M, McLeod E. Analysis of Financial Risk Protection Indicators in Myanmar for Paediatric Surgery. World Journal of Surgery. 2020. [Accepted].

Truche P, Roa L, Caddell L, Neto J, Citron I, Moore E, Botelho F, Alonso N, Watters D. Bellwether Procedures for Monitoring Perioperative Mortality in Low- and Middle-Income Countries. World Journal of Surgery. 2020. [Accepted]

 

Watters DA, Brown W, Hardidge A, Perioperative Expert Working Group, Victorian Perioperative Consultative Council, Victorian Surgical Directors Group. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2020. [Epub ahead of print]

Watters DA, Tangi V, Guest G, McCaig E, Moate K. Advocacy for global surgery: a Pacific perspective. ANZ Journal of Surgery 2020. [EPub ahead of print]

Latif H, Nagra S, Moore EM, Watters D, Guest G. Patient reported outcomes post emergency laparotomy in a regional centre. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2020;90(S1):67-106.

James K, Borchem I, Talo R, Aihi S, Baru H, Didilemu F, Moore EM, McLeod E, Watters DA. Universal Access to Safe, Affordable, Timely Surgical and Anaesthetic Care: The 6 Global Health Indicators for Alotau Provincial Hospital (APH), Milne Bay Provincial Health Authority (MBPHA), Papua New Guinea (PNG). ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2020. [EPub ahead of print]

Stupart D, Beattie J, Lawson M, Watters DA, Fuller L. Medical Students Can Learn Surgery Effectively in a Rural Longitudinal Integrated Clerkship. Journal of Surgical Education. 2020. doi: 10.1016/j.jsurg.2020.04.007.

Lau S, Wardill D. How to do an extended view totally extraperitoneal mesh repair of midline ventral hernia. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2020. doi: 10.1111/ans.15891.

Chin SC, Lau S, Wardill D. How to do an extended totally extraperitoneal mesh repair for groin hernias. ANZ Journal of Surgery doi: 10.1111/ans.15456.

 

Lau S, Mirmilstein G, Wardill D. Enhanced localization of duplicated ureters in robotic Hartmann’s reversal using indocyanin green. ANZ Journal of Surgery doi: 10.1111/ans.15286.

​Lantz A, Holmer H, Finlayson SRG, Ricketts TC, Watters DA, Gruen RL, Johnson WD, Hagander L. Measuring the migration of surgical specialists. Surgery. 2020;S0039-6060(20)30195-1. [EPub ahead of print]

Fordyce A, et al. Breast Disease in Timor Leste. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2020. doi: 10.1111/ans.15720

Nagra S, Kaur B, Singh S, Tangi V, McCaig E, Stupart D, Moore EM, Meera J, Guest GD, Watters DA. How will increasing surgical volume affect mortality in the South Pacific. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2020. doi:10.1111/ans.15989.

Naresh D,  Kefalianos J,  Watters DA,  Stupart S. Who tolerates early enteral feeding after colorectal surgery?  ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2020.  doi: 10.111/ans.15979.

Walker H, Liew K, Adams V, Larcombe S, Nagra S, Guest G, Athan E. Medical Education: Necrotising enterocolotis caused by Clostridium perfringens: a life-threatening manifestation of a common foodborne infection. Medical Journal of Australia. 2020. doi: 10.5694/mja2.50568

Tobin SA, Watters DA. Communication: an enabling competency. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2020 Jan. doi: 10.1111/ans.15672.

Beasley SW, Smith K, Watters D. What leadership means as a core surgical competence in everyday practice. 2020. ANZ Journal of Surgery. doi: 10.1111/ans.15640.

Hennes D, Dragovic A, Sewell J, Yeong Hoh M, Grills R. Primary basal cell carcinoma of the prostate with concurrent adenocarcinoma. IJU Case Reports. 2020. doi: 10.1002/iju5.12143.

Hollands M, et al. One Hundred Up: The Weary Dunlop Boon Pong Scholarship. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2020; 90:211–214.

Nandoskar P, Coghlan P, Moore MH, Ximenes J, Moore EM, Karnon J, Watters DA. The economic value of the delivery of primary cleft surgery in Timor Leste 2000- 2017. World Journal of Surgery. 2020 Feb. doi: 10.1007/s00268-020-05388-3.

2019

Hong MKH, Murugappan S, Norton SM, Moore EM, Grills R. Male urethral stricture disease in a regional centre: 10 years of experience. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2019 Jun;89(6):747-751. doi: 10.1111/ans.15244. Epub 2019 May 13. PMID: 31083791

 

Truche P, Roa L, Caddell L, Neto J, Citron I, Moore E, Botelho F, Alonso N, Watters D. Bellwether Procedures for Monitoring Perioperative Mortality in Low and Middle Income Countries. World Journal of Surgery. [Accepted for Publication]

 

Nagra S, Kaur B, Singh S, Tangi V, McCaig E, Stupart D, Moore EM, Meera J, Guest GD, Watters DA. How will increasing surgical volume affect mortality in the South Pacific. ANZ Journal of Surgery. [Accepted for Publication]

 

Nataraja RM, Oo YM, Andolfatto L, Moore EM, Watters D, Aye A, Oo H, Tin M, Shrime M, McLeod E. Analysis of Financial Risk Protection Indicators in Myanmar for Paediatric Surgery. World Journal of Surgery [Accepted for Publication]

 

Nandoskar P, Coghlan P, Moore MH, Ximenes J, Moore EM, Karnon J, Watters DA. The economic value of the delivery of primary cleft surgery in Timor Leste 2000- 2017. World Journal of Surgery. [Accepted for Publication]

James K, Borchem I, Talo R, Aihi S, Baru H, Didilemu F, Moore EM, McLeod E, Watters DA. Universal Access to Safe, Affordable, Timely Surgical and Anaesthetic Care: The 6 Global Health Indicators for Alotau Provincial Hospital (APH), Milne Bay Provincial Health Authority (MBPHA), Papua New Guinea (PNG). ANZ Journal of Surgery. [Submission Pending]

 

State-Wide Outcomes in Elective Rectal Cancer Resection: Is there a case for centralisation in Victoria? ANZ Journal of Surgery. [Accepted for Publication]

 

Executive Summary: Cancer control in the Pacific: big challenges facing small island nations. The Lancet.com/oncology

 

Sarfati D, Dyer R, Amosa-Lei Sam F, Barton M, Bray F, Buadromo E, Ekeroma A, Foliaki S, Fong J, Herman J, Huggins L, Maoate K, Meredith I, Mola G, Palafox N, Puloka V, Shin H, Skeen J, Snowdon W, Tafuna'I M, Teng A, Watters D, Vivili P. Cancer Control in Small Island Nations 1. Cancer control in the Pacific: big challenges facing small island states. The Lancet.com/oncology Published on line Aug 5, 2019 doi.org/10.1016/s1470-2045

 

Ekeroma A, Dyer R, Palafox N, Maoate K, Skeen J, Foliaki S, Vallely AJ, Fong J, Hibma M, Mola G, Reichhardt M, Taulung L, Aho G, Fakakovikaetau T, Watters D, Toliman PJ, Buenconsejo-Lum L, Sarfati D. Cancer Control in Small island Nations 2. Cancer management in the Pacific region: a report on innovation and good practice. The Lancet.com/oncology Published online Aug 5, 2019 doi.org/10.1016/s1470-2045(19)30414-0

 

Ng S, Stupart D, Watters D. Trends in Survival after Colorectal cancer Surgery in an Australian Regional Hospital. World Journal of Colorectal Surgery. April-June 2019;8(2).

 

​Roydhouse C, Gannan E, West L, Brandt C, Spokes R.  A Rare Case of Primary Multifocal Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma in the Skin of the Breast Masquerading as a Breast Mass. Annals of Clinical Case Reports Open Access, 15 April 2019.

 

​Bagguley D, Fordyce A, Guterres J, Soares A, Valadares E, Guest GD, Watters D. Access Delays to Essential Surgical Care Using the Three Delays Framework and Bellwether Procedures at Timor Leste’s National Referral Hospital". British Medical Journal Open [Accepted for Publication]

 

Watters DA, Smith JA. Being a better surgeon: a multi-competency challenge. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2019;461-463. doi:10.1111/ans.15233.

 

Watters DA, Smith K, Tobin S, Beasley SW. Follow the leader: followership and its relevance for surgeons. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2019;589-593.

 

Stevens C. The Short-term outcomes of pancreaticoduodenectomy in the state of Victoria-Hospital resources are more important than volume. ANZ Journal of Surgery. ANS-2019-00214.R1 [Accepted for Publication]

 

​Fehlberg T, Rose J, Guest G, Watters D. The Surgical Burden of Disease and Perioperative Mortality in Patients Admitted to Hospitals in Victoria, Australia: a Population-Level Observational Study. British Medical Journal Open. 2019 Mar [E-Pub ahead of print].

 

Coventry AC, Vaska AI, Holland AJA, Read DJ, Ivers RQ, Surgical Procedure Performed by Emergency Medical Teams in Sudden-Onset Disasters: A Systematic Review. World Journal of Surgery. 2019 doi: 10.1007/s00268-019-04915-1

 

Sakowska M, Cole JAM, Watters DA, Guest GD. Impact of public-private partnership on a regional colonoscopy service ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2019.doi: 10.1111/ans.15066

 

Sebastian A, Stupart D, Watters D. Loop ileostomy reversal after laparoscopic versus open rectal resection. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2019.  doi: 10.1111/ans.14879.

 

Watters DA, McCaig E, Nagra S, Kevau I. Surgical training programmes in the South Pacific, Papua New Guinea and Timor Leste. British Journal of Surgery. 2019 Jan;106:e53-e61. doi: 10.1002/bjs.11057.

 

Nguyen ND, Nguyen TT, Nahavandi S, Bhatti A, Guest G. Manipulating soft tissue by deep reinforcement learning for autonomous robotic surgery. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2019 Jan [Accepted].

 

Crebbin W, Beasley S, Tobin S, Guest G, Duviver R, Watters D. Judgement – Clinical Decision Making as a core surgical competency. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2019 Jan [Accepted].

 

​Richardson TE, Yanada BA, Watters D, Stupart D, Lamichhane P, Bell C. What young Australians think about a tax on sugar-sweetened beverages. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health 2019;43: 63-67.

2018

Fehlberg T, Rose J, Guest G, Watters D. The Surgical Burden of Disease and Perioperative Mortality in Patients Admitted to Hospitals in Victoria, Australia: a Population-Level Observational Study. 2018 Dec [Accepted].

Iqbal S, Khajinoori M, Mooney B. A case report of acalculous cholecystitis due to Salmonella paratyphi B. Radiology Case Reports. 2018 Sep;13:1116-1118.

Ng SC, Stupart D, Bartolo, Watters D. Anastomotic leaks in Stage IV colorectal cancer. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2018 Sep;88(9):E649-653.

Kong J, Low D, Wardill D, Stupart D, Guest G, Watters D. Electronic Web-Based Colonoscopy Guidelines: Ease of Use and Improvement in Compliance. World Journal of Colorectal Surgery. 2018 [accepted 29 Aug 2018; E-pub ahead of print].

Ng SC, Stupart D, Bartolo D, Watters D. Anastomotic leaks in stage IV colorectal cancer. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2018 [accepted 25 Feb 2018; E-pub ahead of print].

Watters DA. Dialogue, informed consent and moral decision making. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2018 May;88:525-527.

Scarfe A, Duncan J, Ma N, Cameron A, Rankin D, Karatassas A, Fletcher D, Watters D, Maddern G. Day case hernia repair: weak evidence or practice gap? ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2018 Jun;88(6):547-553.

Khajehnoori M, Stupart D, Watters D. Publication rate of general surgery abstracts presented at the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Annual Scientific Congress. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2018 May;88(1-2):16-19.

Watters DA, Tangi V, Guest G, Batten J, Robson SJ, Scott DA, Cooper MG.  Countries and colleges collaborate to improve access in Oceania and Southeast Asia. American College of Surgeons. 2018 May Bulletin.

Watters DA, Guest GD, Tangi V, Shrime MG, Meara JG. Global Surgery System Strengthening: It Is All About the Right Metrics. Anaesthesia Analgesia. 2018 Apr;126(4):1329-1339.

Scarfe A, Duncan J, Ma N, Cameron A, Rankin D, Karatassas A, Fletcher D, Watters D, Maddern G. Day case hernia repair: week evidence or practice gap? ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2018 Mar;88:547-553.

Skvarc DR, Berk M, Byrne LK, Dean OM, Dodd S, Lewis M, Marriott A, Moore EM, Morris G, Page RS, Gray L. Post-Operative Cognitive Dysfunction: An exploration of the inflammatory hypothesis and novel therapies. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. 2018 Jan;84:116-113.

 

Watters DA. Surviving rejections, revisions and re-submissions. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2018 Jan;88(1-2):6-7.

Ooi S, Stupart D, Gillies H, Watters D. Does the Alexis wound retractor increase the risk of blood splashes to the eyes? Early closure of a double blinded randomised controlled trial. Contemporary Clinical Trials Communications. 2018 Jan [E-pub ahead of print].

Khajehnoori M, Stupart D, Watters D. Publication rate of General Surgery abstracts presented at the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Annual Scientific Congress: General Surgery abstracts. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2018 Jan;88:16-19.

2017

Stokes MAR, Johnson WD. BURNS IN THE THIRD WORLD: AN UNMET NEED. Annals of Burns and Fire Disasters. 2017 Dec [E-pub ahead of print].

Kong J, Low D, Wardill D, Stupart D, Guest G, Watters D. An Electronic Web-based Colonoscopy Guidelines: Ease Of Use And Improvement In Compliance. World Journal of Colorectal Surgery. 2017 Dec;Manuscript 1266.​

Watters DA. The World Health Organization Surgical Safety Checklist. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2017 Dec;87(12):961-962.

Stevens CL, Brown C, Watters DAK. Measuring Outcomes of Clinical Care: Victorian Emergency Laparotomy Audit Using Quality Investigator. World Journal of Surgery. 2017 Dec [E-pub ahead of print].

Watters DA, Richardson M. Let’s make the most of the underutilized capacity of the private hospital system for educating our future surgical workforce. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2017 Dec;87(12):962-963.

Bernardi MP, Bloemendaal ALA, Albert M, Whiteford M, Stevenson ARL, Hompes R. Transanal total mesorectal excision: dissection tips using ‘O’s and ‘triangles’. Techniques in Coloproctology. 2017 Nov;20(11):775-778.

Nikolovski Z, Watters DAK, Stupart D, Guest GD. Colorectal multidisciplinary meetings: how do they affect the timeliness of treatment? ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2017 Oct;87(10):e112-115.

Guest G, McLeod E, Perry WRG, Tangi V, Pedro J, Ponifasio P, Hedson J, Tudravu J, Pikacha D, Vreede E, Leodoro B, Tapaua N, Kong J, Oten B, Teapa D, Korin S, Wilson L, Mesol S, Tuneti K, Meara JG, Watters DA. Collecting data for global surgical indicators: a collaborative approach in the Pacific Region. British Medical Journal Global Health. 2017 Sept;(2)4:e000376.

Wilder SJ, Grills R, Harrison B, Moore E. Urological telehealth – A dollars, sense and distance evaluation. The Journal for Nurse Practitioners. 2017 Aug;13(7):e326.

 

Kiermeier A, Babidge Q, McCulloch G, Maddern G, Watters D, Aitken R. National surgical mortality audit may be associated with reduced mortality after emergency admission. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2017 Aug;87:830-836(C1-1).​

 

Hillis DJ, Watters DAK, Malisano L, Bailey N, Rankin D. Variation in the costs of surgery: seeking value. Medical Journal of Australia. 2017 Aug;206(4):153-154.​

Stevens C, Awad A, Abbas S, Watters DA. Systematic review and meta-analysis of hepatic resection versus transarterial chemoembolization for solitary large hepatocellular carcinoma. Journal of the International Hepa-Pancreato-Biliary Association (Oxford). 2017 Aug;19(8):653-658.

 

Khajehnoori M, Stupart D, Watters D. Publication rate of General Surgery abstracts presented at the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Annual Scientific Congress: General Surgery abstracts. ANZ J Surg. 2017 Jul:16-19.

Guest GD, Scott D, Xavier J, Watters DA. Surgical capacity building in Timor-Leste: a review of the first 15 years of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons-led Australian Aid programme: Surgical capacity building in Timor-Leste. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2017 Jun. doi:10.1111/ans.13768.

Winter NN, Guest GD, Bozin M, Thomson BN, Mann GB, Tan SBM, Clark DA, Daruwalla J, Muralidharan V, Najan N, Pitcher ME, Vilhelm K, Cox MR, Lane SE, Watters DA. Laparoscopic or open appendicectomy for suspected appendicitis in pregnancy and evaluation of foetal outcome in Australia. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2017 May;87:334-338.

Stokes MAR, Guest GD, Mamadi P, Seta W, Yaubihi N, Karawiga G, Naidi B, Watters DAK. Measuring the Burden of surgical disease averted by emergency and essential surgical care in a district hospital in Papua New Guinea.  World Journal of Surgery. 2017 Mar;41:650-659.

 

Kong J, Low D, Guest G, Watters D. Improving colonoscopy compliance according to the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) guidelines. International Journal of Quality Health Care. 2017 Feb. [E-pub ahead of print]

 

McQueen KA, Watters DA, Tangi V. Resolutions and Declarations in an Era of Global Surgery. World Journal of Surgery. 2017 Jan;41(1):5–6.​

 

McQueen KA, Coonan T, Derbew M, Tangi V, Bickler S, Banguti P, Gruen R, Watters D. The 2015 Bangkok Global Surgery Declaration: A Call to the Global Health Community to Promote Implementation of the World Health Assembly Resolution for Surgery and Anaesthesia Care. World Journal of Surgery. 2017 Jan;41(1):7–9.​

2016

Meara JG , Leather AJM, Hagander L, Alkire BC, Alonso N, Ameh EA, Bickler SW, Conteh L, Dare AJ, Davies J, Mérisier ED, El-Halabi S, Farmer PE, Gawande A, Gillies R, Greenberg SLM, Grimes CE, Gruen RL, Ismail EA, Kamara TB, Lavy C, Lundeg G, Mkandawire NC, Raykar NP, Riesel JN, Rodas E, Rose J, Roy N, Shrime MG, Sullivan R, Verguet S, Watters D, Weiser TG, Wilson IH, Yavey G, Yip W. Global Surgery 2030: Evidence and solutions for achieving health, welfare, and economic development. International Journal of Obstetric Anesthesia. 2016 Feb;25:75-78.

Kaptigau WM, Rosenfeld JV, Kevau I, Watters DA. The Establishment and Development of Neurosurgery Services in Papua New Guinea. World Journal of Surgery. 2016 Feb;40:251–257.

Pakalu W, Watters DAK. History of surgery at Tari Hospital. Papua New Guinea Medical Journal. 2015 Mar-Dec;58(1-4):35-45.

Joseph K, Trehan A, Cherian M, Kelley E & Watters DA. Assessment of Acute Burn Management in 32 Low- and Middle-Income Countries. World Journal of Surgery.  2016 Apr:40:791–800.

Dare AJ, Lee KC, Bleicher J, Elobu AE, Kamara TB, Liko O, Luboga S, Danlop A, Kune G, Hagander L, Leather AJM, Yamey G. Prioritising Surgical Care on National Health Agendas: A Qualitative Case Study of Papua New Guinea, Uganda, and Sierra Leone. PLOS Medicine. 2016 May;1-25.

O'Neill KM, Greenberg SLM, Cherian M, Gillies RD, Daniels KM, Roy N, Raykar NP, Riesel JN, Spiegel D, Watters DA, Gruen R. Bellwether procedures for monitoring and planning essential surgical care in low- and middle-income countries: Caesarean delivery, laparotomy, and treatment of open fractures. World Journal of Surgery. July 2016;in-press.  

Stokes MAR, Guest GD, Mamadi P, Seta W, Yaubihi N, Karawiga G, Naidi B, Watters DAK. Measuring the Burden of Surgical Disease Averted by Emergency and Essential Surgical Care in a District Hospital in Papua New Guinea. World Journal of Surgery. 2016 Oct;E-Pub ahead of print.

McQueen K, Watters DA, Tangi V. Resolutions and Declarations in an Era of Global Surgery. World Journal of Surgery. 2016;in-press. doi: 10.1007/s00268-016-3651-6.

McQueen KA, Coonan T, Derbew M, Tangi V, Bickler S, Banguti P, Gruen R, Watters DAK. The 2015 Bangkok Global Surgery Declaration: A Call to the Global Health Community to Promote Implementation of the World Health Assembly Resolution for Surgery and Anaesthesia Care. World Journal of Surgery. 2016 Sept; E-Pub ahead of print.

Guest GD, Scott DF, Xavier JP, Martins N, Vreede E, Chennal A, Moss D, Watters DA. Surgical capacity building in Timor-Leste: a review of the first 15 years of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons-led Australian Aid programme: Surgical capacity building in Timor-Leste. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2016 Aug; E-Pub ahead of print.

Rey-Conde T, Wysocki AP, North JB, Allen J, Ware R, Watters DA. Clinical events reported by surgeons assessing their peers. American Journal of Surgery. 2016 Mar;S0002-9610(16)30125-8.

Winter NN, Guest GD, Bozin M, Thomson BN, Mann GB, Tan SBM, Clark DA, Daruwalla J, Muralidharan V, Najan N, Pitcher ME, Vilhelm K, Cox MR, Lane SE, Watters DA. Laparoscopic or open appendicectomy for suspected appendicitis in pregnancy and evaluation of foetal outcome in Australia. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2016 Sept; E-Pub ahead of print.

Stupart DA, Sim FW, Chan ZH, Guest GD, Watters DA. Cautery versus scalpel for abdominal skin incisions: a double blind, randomized crossover trial of scar cosmesis. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2016 Apr:86(4):303-6.

Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS) & Medibank. Surgical Variance Report: General Surgery. May 2016.

Watters DA, Babidge WJ, Kiermeier A, McCulloch GAJ, Maddern GJ. Perioperative Mortality Rates in Australian Public Hospitals: The Influence of Age, Gender and Urgency. World Journal of Surgery. June 2016;in-press.

Skvarc D, Dean O, Byrne L, Marriott A. The Post-Anaesthesia N-acetylcysteine Cognitive Evaluation (PANACEA) trial: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial. Trials. 2016 Aug;17(395). doi:10.1186/s13063-016-1529-4.

Hodgson R, An V, Stupart DA, Guest GD, Watters DAK. Who gets Hartmann's reversed in a regional centre? The surgeon. 2016 Aug;14(4):184-89. doi: 10.1016/j.surge.2014.11.001.

Kong J, Low D, Guest G, Watters D. Improving colonoscopy compliance according to the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) guidelines. International Journal of Quality in Health Care. 2016;submitted.

Stevens C & Watters DAK. Measuring the Outcomes of clinical care in Victoria: Victorian Emergency Laparotomy Audit using Quality Investigator. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2016:approved.

Stevens C, Abbas SM, Watters DAK. How Does Cholecystectomy Influence Recurrence of Idiopathic Acute Pancreatitis? Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 2016 Sept; E-Pub ahead of print.

Watters DA. President’s Perspective: Working Together: Collaboration is key to achieving optimal patient outcomes. Surgical News. 2016 March;pgs.6-7.

Watters DA, Hillis D. RACS pledges fee probe. Medical Journal of Australia InSight. 2016 March; Issue 11.

Watters DA. President’s Perspective: Integrity means we will take our responsibilities seriously. Surgical News. 2016 Apr:17(3):6.

Watters DA. EXCESSIVE FEES: Unchecked charges bring profession under disrepute. Surgical News. 2016 May;pgs14-15.

Grigg M, Watters DA. The RACS Pledge: A short history. Surgical News. 2016 May;pg.28.

Watters DA. Building Respect, Improving Patient Safety: Let’s Operate With Respect. Surgical News. 2016 June;pg.16.

Watters DA. Clinical Variation: Procedure in profile: Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy. Surgical News. 2016 Apr:17(3):38.

Watters DA. Clinical Variation: Tonsils and Adenoids: Cystoscopy without resection. Surgical News. 2016 May;pg30.

Watters DA. Clinical Variation: Procedure in profile: Hip Replacement. Surgical News. 2016 July;pgs.50-52.

Watters DA. Clinical Variation: Procedure in profile: Varicose Veins. Surgical News. 2016 June;pgs.54-56.

2015

Meara JG , Leather AJM, Hagander L, Alkire BC, Alonso N, Ameh EA, Bickler SW, Conteh L, Dare AJ, Davies J, Mérisier ED, El-Halabi S, Farmer PE, Gawande A, Gillies R, Greenberg SLM, Grimes CE, Gruen RL, Ismail EA, Kamara TB, Lavy C, Lundeg G, Mkandawire NC, Raykar NP, Riesel JN, Rodas E, Rose J, Roy N, Shrime MG, Sullivan R, Verguet S, Watters D, Weiser TG, Wilson IH, Yavey G, Yip W. Global Surgery 2030: Evidence and solutions for achieving health, welfare, and economic development. The Lancet Commissions. Aug 2015. 386;569-623.

Rey-Conde T, Wysocki AP, North JB, Allen J, Ware R, Watters DA. Clinical events reported by surgeons assessing their peers. American Journal of Surgery. Dec 2015. In-Press.

Krishan J, Abhishek T, Meena C, Edward K, Watters DA. Assessment of Acute Burn Management in 32 Low- and Middle-Income Countries. World Journal of Surgery.  2015 Dec;in-press. doi: 10.1007/s00268-015-3355-3.

 

 

Watters DA. Apology for discrimination, bullying and sexual harassment by the President of the RACS.  ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2015; 85(12);895. doi: 10.1111/ans.13362.

 

 

Watters DA, Truskett PG. Gender equity in surgery: dream delusion or nightmare.  ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2015; 85(12);896–897. doi: 10.1111/ans.13347.

 

 

Watters DA. Apology for discrimination, bullying and sexual harassment by the President of the RACS.  ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2015; 85(12);895. doi: 10.1111/ans.13362.

 

 

Kaptigau WM, Rosenfeld JV, Kevau I, Watters DA. The Establishment and Development of Neurosurgery Services in Papua New Guinea. World J Surg. 2015 Oct;in-press. doi: 10.1007/s00268-015-3268-1.

 

 

Wuthisuthimethawee P, Lindquist SJ, Sandler N, Clavisi O, Korin S, Watters D, Gruen RL. Wound Management in Disaster Settings. World Journal of Surgery. 2015 Apr;39:842-853.

 

Nikolovski Z, Watters DAK, Stupart D, Guest GD.  Colorectal multidisciplinary meetings: how do they affect the timeliness of treatment?  ANZ Journal of Surgery. 05/2015; doi:10.1111/ans.13144.

 

 

Watters DA.  Making the case for global surgery.  The Lancet Perspectives. 2015; 386(10 000): 1211-1310. ISSN:0140-6736.

 

 

Palmqvist C, Arivaratnam R, Watters DA, Laing GL, Stupart D, Hider P, Ng-Kamstra JS, Wilson L, Clarke DL, Hagander L, Greenberg SLM, Gruen RL.  Monitoring and evaluating surgical care: defining perioperative mortality rate and standardising data collection.  The Lancet.  04/2015; doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(15)60822-4.

 

 

Sullivan R, Alatise O, Anderson BO, Audisio R, Autier P, Aggarwal A, Balch C, Brennan MF, Dare A, D’Cruz A, Thomas R, Tsunoda AT, van de Velde C, Veronesi U, Vijaykumar DK, Watters D, Wang S, Wu Y, Zeiton M, Purushotham A.  Global cancer surgery: Delivering safe, affordable, and timely cancer surgery.  The Lancet Oncology.  2015; 16(11): 1193-1224.

 

 

Watters DA, Hills DJ. Discrimination, bullying and sexual harassment: where next for medical leadership? Medical Journal of Australia. 2015; 203(4): 175.

 


Crebbin W, Campbell G, Hissil DA, Watters DA.  Prevalence of bullying, discrimination and sexual harassment in surgery in Australasia.  ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2015; doi:10.1111/ans.13363.


Mahar PD, Wasiak J, Gin D, Cleland H, Watters DA. Mortality and Length of Stay in Elderly Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis Patients. Australasian Journal of Dermatology. 2015 Aug;56(3):233-4.


Ariyaratnam R, Palmqvist CL, Hider P, Laing GL, Stupart D, Wilson L, Clarke DL, Hagander L, Watters DA, Gruen RL. Toward a standard approach to measurement and reporting of perioperative mortality rate as a global indicator for surgery. Surgery. 2015 Jul;158:17-26.


Meara JG , Leather AJM, Hagander L, Alkire BC, Alonso N, Ameh EA, Bickler SW, Conteh L, Dare AJ, Davies J, Mérisier ED, El-Halabi S, Farmer PE, Gawande A, Gillies R, Greenberg SLM, Grimes CE, Gruen RL, Ismail EA, Kamara TB, Lavy C, Lundeg G, Mkandawire NC, Raykar NP, Riesel JN, Rodas E, Rose J, Roy N, Shrime MG, Sullivan R, Verguet S, Watters D, Weiser TG, Wilson IH, Yamey G, Yip W. The Lancet Commissions Global Surgery 2030: evidence and solutions for achieving health, welfare, and economic development. The Lancet. 2015 May;pgs 1-56.

 

 

Clarebrough E, Guest G, Stupart D. Eating marshmallows reduces ileostomy output: A randomised crossover trial. Colorectal Disease. 2015 Apr;in-press. doi:10.1111/codi.12992.

 


Lantz A, Holmer H, Finlayson S, Ricketts TC, Watters D, Gruen R, Hagander L. International migration of surgeons, anaesthesiologists, and obstetricians. The Lancet. 2015 Apr;3:S11-S12.



Watters DA, Sharwood P, Broadbent H, Rosenfeld J, Sharp P, Stuart G, Milford E, Connolly A, Beasley W, Pollard C, Pearce R, Byrne P, Coleman M, Down G, Faulkner K, Waxman B, Blair R, Grigg M, Simpson D. ANZAC Surgeons of Gallipoli. Royal Australasian College of Surgeons; Editors: Elizabeth Milford and David Watters. 2015 Apr;First edition.

 

 

Stupart D, Win AK, Jenkins M, Winship IM. Fertility after young onset colorectal cancer: a study of subjects with Lynch syndrome. Colorectal Disease. 2015 Mar;in-print. doi: 10.1111/codi.12940.

 

 

Kong CH, Guest GD, Stupart DA, Faragher IG, Chan STF, Watters DA. Colorectal preOperative Surgical Score (CrOSS) for mortality in major colorectal surgery: Colorectal preOperative Surgical Score. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2015 Feb;85:403–407.

 

 

Algie CM, Mahar RK, Wasiak J, Batty L, Gruen RL, Mahar PD. Interventions for reducing wrong site surgery and invasive clinical procedures. The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2015;3:CD009404.

 

 

Moore EM, Watters DAK, Ames D, Mander AG. IN: Martin CR, Preedy VR. Diet and Nutrition in Dementia and Cognitive Decline. Chapter 59: Vitamin B12 and Cognitive Impairment. Academic Press is an Imprint of Elsevier: Oxford; 2015 p.637-648.

 

 

Mahar PD, Wasiak J, Cleland H, Paul E, Loke SY, Fong HC, Kirby JC. Clinical differences between major burns patients deemed survivable and non-survivable on admission. Injury, Int. J. Care Injured 2015;46:870-873.
 

2014

Moore E, Pasco J, Mander A, Sanders K, Carne R, Jenkins N, Black M, Schneider H, Ames D, Watters D. The prevalence of vitamin B12 deficiency in a random sample from the Australian population. Journal of Investigational Biochemistry. 2014 Oct;3(3):95-100.


Mahar PD, Wasiak J, Cleland H, Paul E, Gin D, Watters DA, Marsh P, Padiglione AP. Secondary Bacterial Infection and Empirical Antibiotic Use in Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis Patients. Journal of Burn Care & Research. 2014 Jul;35(6):518-524.


Moore EM, Mander AG, Ames D, Kotowicz MA, Carne RP, Brodaty H, Woodward M, Ellis KA, Bush AI, Faux NG, Watters DA. Response to comment on Moore et al. Increased risk of cognitive impairment in patients with diabetes is associated with metformin. Diabetes Care. 2014 Jun;37(6):e151.


Watters DA, Hollands MJ, Gruen RL, Maoate K, Perndt H, McDougall RJ, Morriss WW, Tangi V, Casey KM, McQueen KA. Perioperative Mortality Rate (POMR): A Global Indicator of Access to Safe Surgery and Anaesthesia. World Journal of Surgery. 2014 May;39(4):856–864.


Watters DA. Editorial Does fatigue impair performance? ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2014 Mar;84(3):102-103.


Mahar PD, Wasiak J, Paul E, Watters DA, Kirby J, Gin D, Marsh P, Cleland H. Comparing mortality outcomes of major burns and toxic epidermal necrolysis in a tertiary burns centre. Burns. 2014 Mar;40(8):1743-1747.


Mahar PD, Wasiak J, Hii B, Cleland H, Watters DA, Gin D, Spinks AB. A systematic review of the management and outcome of toxic epidermal necrolysis treated in burns centres. Burns. 2014 Feb;40(7):1245-1254.


Stupart D, Win A, Jenkins M, Winship IM, Goldberg P, Ramesar R. Fertility and apparent genetic anticipation in Lynch syndrome. Familial Cancer. 2014 Mar;13(3):369–374.


Watters DA, Beasley SW, Crebbin W. Diagnostic conversations: Clinical Decision Making in surgery – Part 1 . Diagnosis. 2014 Jan;A91(1):99–102.


Masterton JP, Moss D, Korin SJ, Watters DAK. Evaluation of the medium-term outcomes and impact of the Rowan Nicks Scholarship Programme. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2014 Jan;84:110-116.


Moore EM, Ames D, Mander AG, Carne RP, Brodaty H, Woodward MC, Boundy K, Ellis KA, Bush AI, Faux NG, Martins RN, Masters CL, Rowe CC, Szoeke C, Watters DA. Among Vitamin B12 Deficient Older People, High Folate Levels are Associated with Worse Cognitive Function: Combined Data from Three Cohorts. 2014 Jan;39(3):661-668.


Stupart D, Goldberg P, Algar U, Vorster A, Ramesar R. No evidence of genetic anticipation in a large family with Lynch syndrome. 2014 Mar;13(1):29-34.


Biggs NG, Rangarajan S, McClure DN. Has carotid artery stenting found its place? A 10-year regional centre perspective. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2014 Jan;in-press. doi:10.1111/ans.12517.


Guest GD, Martins N, Scott D. Surgical Capacity Building in Timor Leste: A review of ten years of Australia’s Aid Programme. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2014 Jul;in-progress.


Watters DA, Campbell G, Crebbin W, Hickey K, Stokes ML. Work based assessment: a practical guide. Tripartite Alliance, RACP, RACS, RACPSC: Melbourne; 2014 pgs.1-32.


Watters DA, Davies R. Surgical Decision Making. IN: Fundamental skills for surgery 3rd ed. McGraw Hill Education, RACS: Melbourne; 2014.


 

2013

Watters DA. Guy de Chauliac: pre-eminent surgeon of the Middle Ages. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2013 Oct;83(10):730-734. 


Moore EM, Mander AG, Ames D, Kotowicz MS, Carne RP, Brodaty H, Woodward M, Boundy K, Ellis KA, Bush AI, Faux NG, Martins R, Szoeke C, Rowe C, Watters DA. Increased Risk of Cognitive Impairment in Patients With Diabetes Is Associated With Metformin. Diabetes Care. 2013 Sept;36(10):2981-2987.


Friedman ND, Pollard J, Stupart D, Knight DR, Khajehnoori M, Davey Ek, Parry L, Riley TV. Prevalence of Clostridium difficile colonization among healthcare workers. BMC Infectious Diseases. 2013 Oct;13(1)459-463.


Stupart D, Sim FW, Chan ZH, Guest GD, Watters DA. Cautery versus scalpel for abdominal skin incisions: a double blind, randomized crossover trial of scar cosmesis. 2013 Sept;in-print. doi: 10.1111/ans.12434.


Mahar PD, Wasiak J, Cleland H, Watters D, Paul E, Marsh P, Gin D. Mortality and Use of the Auxiliary Score in Extensive Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis Patients Admitted to an Adult Burns Referral Centre. Dermatology. 2013 Sep;227(2):180-185.


Kong CH, Guest GD, Stupart DA, Faragher IG, Chan STF, Watters DA. Recalibration and Validation of a Preoperative Risk Prediction Model for Mortality in Major Colorectal Surgery. Diseases of the colon & Rectum. 2013 Jun;56(7):844-849.


Brockman SF, Scott S, Guest GD, Stupart DA, Ryan S, Watters DAK. Does an Acute Surgical Model increase the rate of negative appendicectomy or perforated appendicitis? ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2013 May;83(10):744-747.


McGlade DP, Watters DA, Stupart DA. Emergency surgery model improves outcomes for patients with acute cholecystitis. Medical Journal of Australia. 2013 May;1998(8):413.


Campbell G, Watters DA. Making decisions in emergency surgery. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2013 May;83(6):429-433.


Watters DA, Truskett PG. Reducing errors in emergency surgery. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2013 Apr;83(6):434-437.


Watters DA. Judging performance. Medical Journal of Australia: InSight. 2013 Mar. https://www.mja.com.au/insight/2013/7/david-watters-judging-performance


Azher H, Lay J, Stupart DA, Guest GD, Watters DA. Medical student participation in a surgical outpatient clinic: a randomized controlled trial. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2013 Mar;83(6):466-471.


Warden C, Stupart D, Goldberg P. Stenting as first-line management for all patients with nonperforating left-sided obstructing colorectal cancer. Colorectal Disease. 2013 Mar;15(7):e389-e395.


Vergouwe F, Boutall A, Stupart D, Algar U, Govender D, Van der Linde GD, Mall A, Ramesar R, Goldberg PA. Mismatch repair deficiency in colorectal cancer patients in a low-incidence area. South African Journal of Surgery. 2013 Feb;51(1)16-21.


Crebbin W, Beasley SW, Watters DAK. Clinical decision making: how surgeons do it. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2013 Jan;83:422-428.


Mahar PD, Foley PA, Sheed-Finck A, Baker CS. Legal considerations of consent and privacy in the context of clinical photography in Australian medical practice. Medical Journal of Australia. 2013 Jan;1998:48-49.


Abbas S. Molecular biology of adenocarcinoma of the pancreatic duct, current state and future therapeutic avenues. Surgical Oncology. 2013 Jan;22(2):69-76.


Ding NS, Alexander S, Swan MP, Hair C, Wilson P, Clarebrough E, Devonshire D. Gastroduodenal outlet obstruction and palliative self-expandable metal stenting: a dual-centre experience. Journal of Oncology. 2013 Sep;67851.


Reilly DJ, Macula B, Brandt C. Primary mesh repair of Amyand's hernia. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2013 Jan;93-94. doi:10.1111/ans.12437.


Stupart DA, Dedicated emergency theatres improve service delivery and surgeons' job satisfaction. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2013 Jul;83(7-8):549-53.


Watters DA, Campbell G, Green AJ. Surgical Audit and Peer Review, 4th ed. The Royal Australasian College of Surgeons: Melbourne; 2013 pgs.1-53.



 

2012

Crebbin W. and Watters D. Defining Standards for a Competency-Based Surgical Training Program. Journal of Graduate Medical Education. 2012 Dec;4(4):555-555.
http://www.jgme.org/toc/jgme/4/4


Watters D, Koestenbauer A. Stitches in Time: Two Centuries of Surgery in Papua New Guinea. Xlibris Corporation: Gordon, NSW; 2012. ISBN: 9781453554746(Hardcover); 9781453554739(Softcover); 9781453554737(eBook);pgs1-802. 
www.stitches-in-time.wikispaces.com


Media Review: Peter F. Burke. Stitches in Time. Two Centuries of Surgery in Papua New Guinea. Edited by D. Watters with A. Koestenbauer. Gordon, NSW: Xlibris Corporation, 2011. 802 pages. doi: 10.1111/j.1445-2197.2012.06305.x.


McCormick PH, Guest GD, Clark AJ, Petersen D, Clark DA, Stevenson AR, Lumley JW, Stitz RW. The Ideal Ileal-Pouch Design: A Long-Term Randomized Control Trial of J- vs W-Pouch Construction. Diseases of the Colon & Rectum. 2012 Dec;55(12):1251-7.


Kiran RP. The ideal design of the ileoanal pouch: one for each patient? Diseases of the Colon & Rectum. 2012 Dec;55(12):1201-2.


Thompson EG, Gower ST, Beilby DS, Sophie S, Tomlinson S, Guest GD, Cade R, Serpell JS, Myles PS. Enhanced recovery after surgery program for elective abdominal surgery at three Victorian hospitals. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care. 2012 May;40(3):450-9.


Preece ER, Athan E, Watters DA, Gyorki DE. Spontaneous bacterial peritonitis: a rare mimic of acute appendicitis. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2012 Apr;82(4):283-4.


Watters DA, Ewing H, McCaig E. Three phases of the Pacific Islands Project (1995-2010). ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2012 Mar 23.


Gruen RL, Watters DA, Hollands MJ. Surgical Wisdom. British Journal of Surgery. 2012 Jan;99(1):3-5.


De Cossart L, Fish D. Authors' reply: Surgical Wisdom. British Journal of Surgery. 2012;99(5)739.


Moore E, Mander A, Ames D, Carne R, Sanders K, Watters D. Cognitive impairment and vitamin B12: a review. International Psychogeriatrics. 2012 Jan 6:1-16. 

 

2011

Watters DAK. Rural Surgical Audit. IN: Rural Surgery: Challenges and Solutions for the Rural Surgeon. Editors: Wichmann MW, Borgstrom DC, Caron NR, Maddern G. Springer-Verlag: Berlin; 2011. p.55-66.


Watters DAK. Health Issues of the Pacific Islands. IN: Europa Publications editors, 42nd ed. The Far East and Australasia 2011. Routledge: London; 2011. p.985-997.


RACS Performance Assessment Steering Committee, inc. Watters DAK. Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Code of Conduct. RACS: Melbourne; 2011.


RACS Performance Assessment Steering Comittee, inc. Watters DAK. Surgical Competence and Performance: A Guide to aide the Assessment and Development of Surgeons. RACS: Melbourne; 2011.


Stupart DA, Goldberg PA, Baigrie RJ, Algar U, Ramesar R. Surgery for colonic cancer in HNPCC: total vs segmental colectomy. Colorectal Disease. 2011 Dec;13(12):1395-9.


Moore E, Mander A, Watters D. More adverse neurological consequences of metformin-induced vitamin B12 deficiency. Southern Medical Journal. 2011 Jul;104(7):541-2; author reply 2.


 

2010

Wentink MQ, Rakers M, Stupart DA, Algar U, Ramesar R, Goldberg PA. Incidence and histological features of colorectal cancer in the Northern Cape Province, South Africa. South African Journal of Surgery. 2010 Nov;48(4):109-13.


Shaw JM, Bornman PC, Krige JE, Stupart DA, Panieri E. Self-expanding metal stents as an alternative to surgical bypass for malignant gastric outlet obstruction. British Journal of Surgery. 2010 Jun;97(6):872-6.


Baigrie RJ, Stupart D. Introduction of laparoscopic colorectal cancer surgery in developing nations. British Journal of Surgery. 2010 May;97(5):625-7. 


Connolly TM, Watters DA. Monitoring performance in thyroidectomy: cumulative sum analysis of outcomes. Thyroid. 2010 Apr;20(4):407-12.


Mirbagheri N, Dark JG, Watters DA. How do patients aged 85 and older fare with abdominal surgery? Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2010 Jan;58(1):104-8.


Stynes G, Kiroff GK. Laboratory research facilities and hospitals: an anachronism in 21st century Australia? ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2010; Jan;80(9):580-1.


 

2009

Stupart DA, Goldberg PA, Algar U, Ramesar R. Cancer risk in a cohort of subjects carrying a single mismatch repair gene mutation. Familial Cancer. 2009 Dec;8(4):519-23.


Stupart D, Goldberg P, Levy A, Govender D. Tuberculous anal fistulas-prevalence and clinical features in an endemic area. South African Journal of Surgery. 2009 Nov;47(4):116-8.


Ragg JL, Watters DA, Guest GD. Preoperative risk stratification for mortality and major morbidity in major colorectal surgery. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum. 2009 Jul;52(7):1296-303.


Moore EM, Sanders KM, Guest GD, Watters DAK. Are the guidelines set by the Australian Endocrine Surgeons AES06/01 group valid? ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2009 May;79:A22.


Guest GD, Watters DA, Green R, Bourke J, Ward R, Plueckhahn D. Seeing is believing: A new way to look at histopathology results. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2009 May;79:A27.


Hoh SM, Guest GD, Watters DA. Diverticular disease: The management of acute presentations and its outcome - A regional hospital's experience. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2009 May;79:A67.


Holmes MJ, Guest GD, Watters DA. Multidisciplinary meetings in colorectal cancer - Do they make a difference? ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2009 May;79:A15.


Dickinson I, Watters D, Graham I, Montgomery P, Collins J. Guide to the assessment of competence and performance in practising surgeons. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2009 Mar;79(3):198-204.


Watters DA, D'Souza B, Guest G, Wardill D, Levy S, O'Keefe M, et al. Training in the private sector: what works and how do we increase opportunities? ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2009 Mar;79(3):138-42.


Stupart DA, Goldberg PA, Algar U, Ramesar R. Surveillance colonoscopy improves survival in a cohort of subjects with a single mismatch repair gene mutation. Colorectal Disease. 2009 Feb;11(2):126-30.


De Silva R, Mall A, Panieri E, Stupart D, Kahn D. Risk of blood splashes to the eye during surgery. South African Journal of Surgery. 2009 Feb;47(1):7-9. 


 

2008

Watters DAK, Francis DMA. Ascites. IN: Textbook of Surgery. Third Edition. Oxford: Blackwell Publishers; 2008.


Stupart D, Goldberg P, Krige J, Khan D. Does examiner bias in undergraduate oral and clinical surgery examinations occur? South African Medical Journal. 2008 Oct;98(10):805-7.


Watters DA, Knight RE. Isolated specialists: how many procedures do they need to carry out and how do we measure whether they are competent? ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2008 Sep;78(9):731-2.


Faragher IG, Chaitowitz IM, Stupart DA. Long-term results of palliative stenting or surgery for incurable obstructing colon cancer. Colorectal Disease. 2008 Sep;10(7):668-72.


Chung S, Watters D. Academic surgery in Papua New Guinea. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2008 May;78(5):347-9.


Bowles TA, Sanders KM, Colson M, Watters DA. Simplified risk stratification in elective colorectal surgery. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2008 Jan-Feb;78(1-2):24-7.


Rosenfeld JV, Watters DA. Surgery in developing countries. Journal of Neurosurgery Pediatrics. 2008 Jan;1(1):108; author reply 208-9.


 

2007

Watters D, Niblett J. Guidelines for the Treatment of Cancer in Papua New Guinea. Third Edition. Sydney: Australasian Medical Publishing Company Limited; 2007.


Watters DA. Loch ness, special operations executive and the first surgeon in paradise: Robert Kenneth Wilson (26.1.1899-6.6.1969). ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2007 Dec;77(12):1053-7.


Watters DA, Wall J. Thyroid surgery in the tropics. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2007 Nov;77(11):933-40.


Yap CH, Colson ME, Watters DA. Cumulative sum techniques for surgeons: a brief review. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2007 Jul;77(7):583-6.


Bowles TA, Watters DA. Time to CUSUM: simplified reporting of outcomes in colorectal surgery. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2007 Jul;77(7):587-91.


Ragg J, Guest GD, Thorne M, Watters D, Hurley J, Crowley S. Introduction of Laparoscopic Resectional Colorectal Surgery to Naive Hospital. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2007 May;77:A75.


Watters DA. Skull trepanation in the Bismarck archipelago. PNG Medical Journal. 2007 Mar-Jun;50(1-2):20-4.


Watters DA. Don't be afraid of neurological assessment and keep it simple. PNG Medical Journal. 2007 Mar-Jun;50(1-2):1-4.


Thomas S, Watters DA, Rosenfeld JV. Paraplegia in a 10-year-old child: case report. PNG Medical Journal. 2007 Mar-Jun;50(1-2):72-3.


 

2006

Miller FJ, Miller CA, Fox AM, Craig GL, Watters DA. Influence of training on the family. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2006 Oct;76(10):907-11.


Kevau I, Watters DA. Specialist surgical training in Papua New Guinea: the outcomes after 10 years. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2006 Oct;76(10):937-41.


Stupart DA, Panieri E, Dent DM. Gastrojejunostomy for gastric outlet obstruction in patients with gastric carcinoma. South African Journal of Surgery. 2006 May;44(2):52-4.


Merry C, Goodall-Wilson D, Guest G, Papas C, Selvidge J, Watters DA. The surgical trainee log we need: minimum of work, maximum of output. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2006 Mar;76(3):185-9.


Watters DA, Green AJ, van Rij A. Requirements for trainee logbooks. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2006 Mar;76(3):181-4.


Watters DA, Green AJ, van Rij A. Guidelines for surgical audit in Australia and New Zealand. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2006 Jan-Feb;76(1-2):78-83.


Waxman BP, Guest GD, Atkinson RN. Disaster Preparedness and Humanitarian Aid - The Medical Response to the Indian Ocean Disaster: Lessons learnt, Recommendations and RACS actions. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2006 Jan;76:1-3.


 

2005

Green A, Van Rij A, Watters D, Dewan P, Montgomery P, Cruickshank L. Surgical Audit and Peer Review. Second Edition. Melbourne: RACS; 2005.


Watters DA, Scott DF. Doctors in the Pacific. Medical Journal of Australia. 2004 Dec 6-20;181(11-12):597-601.


Cheah LP, Amott DH, Pollard J, Watters DA. Electronic medical handover: towards safer medical care. Medical Journal of Australia. 2005 Oct 3;183(7):369-72.


Guest GD, Soldanha S, Walbheim T. Back to basics: Managing Gunshot injuries in East Timor. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2005 Apr;75:220-224.


 

2004

Watters DAK, Wilson IH, Leaver RJ, Bagshawe A. Care of the Critically Ill Patient in the Tropics. Second Edition. Oxford: MacMillan Education Ltd; 2004.


Watson DI, Jamieson GG, Lally C, Archer S, Bessell JR, Booth M, et al. Multicenter, prospective, double-blind, randomized trial of laparoscopic nissen vs anterior 90 degrees partial fundoplication. Archives of Surgery. 2004 Nov;139(11):1160-7.


Chiang DT, Anozie A, Fleming WR, Kiroff GK. Comparative study on acute pancreatitis management. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2004 Apr;74(4):218-21.


Chapman AE, Kiroff G, Game P, Foster B, O'Brien P, Ham J, et al. Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding in the treatment of obesity: a systematic literature review. Surgery. 2004 Mar;135(3):326-51.


 

2003

Bui HT, Kiroff G, Foy S. Massive pericardial effusion following a laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding. Obesity Surgery. 2003 Dec;13(6):944-7.


Watters D. Can trainees do something completely different? ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2003 Nov;73(11):871-2.


Kiroff G. Maintaining surgical standards beyond the city in Australia. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2003 Apr;73(4):172.


Brouwer R, Kiroff GK. Improvement of respiratory symptoms following laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2003 Apr;73(4):189-93.


Love D, White D, Kiroff G. Thoracoscopic talc pleurodesis for malignant pleural effusion. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2003 Jan-Feb;73(1-2):19-22.


 

2002

Kiroff G, Hurley J. System error in the surgical count. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2002 Oct;72(10):755-6.


Chao K, Hurley J, Neerhut G, Kiroff G. Multiple pancreatic metastases from renal cell carcinoma. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2002 Apr;72(4):310-2.


Chapman AE, Geerdes B, Hewett P, Young J, Eyers T, Kiroff G, et al. Systematic review of dynamic graciloplasty in the treatment of faecal incontinence. British Journal of Surgery. 2002 Feb;89(2):138-53.


Urosevic P, Kiroff GK. Ablation of Barrett's epithelium: the promise and the problems. Diseases of the Esophagus. 2002 Feb;15(1):30-8.


Brouwer R, Kiroff G. Computer-based logbook for surgical registrars. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2002 Jan;72(1):57-61.


 

2001

Halder A, Morewya J, Watters DA. Rising incidence of breast cancer in Papua New Guinea. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2001 Oct;71(10):590-3.


Iorgulescu DG, Kiroff GK. Minimal residual marrow disease: detection and significance of isolated tumour cells in bone marrow. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2001 Jun;71(6):365-76.


Watters DA. Managing severe head injuries in Papua New Guinea. PNG Medical Journal. 2001 Mar-Jun;44(1-2):63-5.


Ponifasio P, Poki HO, Watters DA. Abdominal trauma in urban Papua New Guinea. PNG Medical Journal. 2001 Mar-Jun;44(1-2):36-42.


Cooter R, Babidge W, Mutimer K, Wickham P, Robinson D, Kiroff G, et al. Ultrasound-assisted lipoplasty. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2001 May;71(5):309-17.


Kiroff GK. Publication bias in presentations to the Annual Scientific Congress. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2001 Mar;71(3):167-71.


 

2000

Watters DAK. The role of intensive care for the perioperative management of surgical patients. IN: Anaesthesia & Emergency Situations - a management guide. Australia: MacGraw-Hill; 2000.


Watters DAK. Abdominal Emergencies in the Tropics. IN: Ellis BW, Paterson-Brown S, editors. Hamilton Bailey's Emergency Surgery. Butterworth & Heinmann; 2000.


Rosenfeld JV, Watters DAK. Neurosurgery in the Tropics. London: MacMillan; 2000.


Guest GD, Fink RL. Metastatic Crohn's disease: case report of an unusual variant and review of the literature. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum. 2000 Dec;43(12):1764-6.


Watters DA, Kapitgau WM, Kaminiel P, Liko O, Kevau I, Ollapallil J, et al. Surgical capability and surgical pathology in Papua New Guinea in the year 2000. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2001 May;71(5):274-80.


Watters DA, Theile DE. Progress of surgical training in Papua New Guinea to the end of the 20th century. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2000 Apr;70(4):302-7.


Faris IB. Perspectives from a surgeon turned hospital chaplain. Medical Journal of Australia. 2000 Apr 17;172(8):389-90.


 

1999

Jacob OJ, Rosenfeld JV, Taylor RH, Watters DA. Late complications of arrow and spear wounds to the head and neck. Journal of Trauma. 1999 Oct;47(4):768-73.


Watters DA. The management of splenic trauma in patients with splenomegaly due to malaria. PNG Medical Journal. 1999 Sep-Dec;42(3-4):124-5.


Haina T, Ponifasio P, Jacob OJ, Watters DA. Traumatic false aneurysms in Port Moresby. PNG Medical Journal. 1999 Sep-Dec;42(3-4):77-83.


Kiroff G. Training, retraining and retaining rural general surgeons. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 1999 Jun;69(6):413-4.


Faris I. Guidelines for the management of colonic cancer. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 1999 Jun;69(6):410.


 

1998

Wong YM, Clark JB, Faris IB, Styles CB, Kiss JA. The effects of carotid endarterectomy on ocular haemodynamics. Eye. 1998;12 ( Pt 3a):367-73.


Pip A, Watters D, Murphy D, Wood N, Donnelly P. Hormone-receptor status of breast cancer in Papua New Guinea. The Lancet. 1998 May 2;351(9112):1328-9.


 

1997

Faris I. The making of a rural surgeon. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 1997 Apr;67(4):153-6.


Faris IB, Raptis S, Fitridge R. Arterial injury in the lower limb from blunt trauma. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 1997 Jan;67(1):25-30.


Holcombe C, Watters DA. Surgical training of oversease qualified doctors. Are we training the wrong doctors at the wrong time in the wrong way? Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons England. 1997 Jan;79(1 Suppl):19-21.


Watters DA. Surgery for tuberculosis before and after human immunodeficiency virus infection: a tropical perspective. British Journal of Surgery. 1997 Jan;84(1):8-14.


 

1996

Matthew PK, Kapua F, Soaki PJ, Watters DA. Trauma admissions in the southern highlands of Papua New Guinea. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 1996 Oct;66(10):659-63.


Watters DA. The future of surgery in Papua New Guinea and the South Pacific. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 1996 Sep;66(9):580-3.


Kevau I, Watters DA. Conservative management of femoral shaft fractures. PNG Medical Journal. 1996 Jun;39(2):143-51.


Watters DA, Dyke T. Trauma in Papua New Guinea: what do we know and where do we go? PNG Medical Journal. 1996 Jun;39(2):121-5.


Liko O, Chalau P, Rosenfeld JV, Watters DA. Head injuries in Papua New Gunea. PNG Medical Journal. 1996 Jun;39(2):100-4.


Watters DA, Dyke TD, Maihua J. The trauma burden in Port Moresby. PNG Medical Journal. 1996 Jun;39(2):93-9.


Watters DA, Lourie JA. Trauma in Papua New Guinea - an epidemic out of control. PNG Medical Journal. 1996 Jun;39(2):91-2.


Watters DA, Kaul S. Tropical medicine in and out of the tropics. The Lancet. 1996 Apr 20;347(9008):1111.


Kiroff GK, McClure DN, Skelley JW. Delayed diagnosis of posterior sternoclavicular joint dislocation. Medical Journal of Australia. 1996 Feb 19;164(4):242-3.


Rosenfeld JV, Watters DA, Jacob OJ. Neurosurgery in Papua New Guinea. ANZ Journal of Surgery. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 1996 Feb;66(2):78-84.


Watters DA, Dyke TD, Maihua J. The trauma burden in Port Moresby. PNG Medical Journal. 1996;39(2):93-9.


 

1995

Watters D, Kiire C. Gastroenterology in the Tropics and Subtropics. A Practical Approach. London: MacMillan Education Ltd; 1995.


Watts RW, Fletcher IA, Kiroff GK, Weber C, Owen H, Plummer JL. The introduction of patient-controlled analgesia into an isolated rural hospital. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 1995 Aug;65(8):588-91.


Faris I. Divisions in surgery. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 1995 Jul;65(7):463-5.



Clunie G, Ludbrook J, Faris I. The reporting of randomized controlled clinical trials and the Cochrane Collaboration. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 1995 Jul;65(7):461-2.


Quigley FG, Faris IB, Xiouruppa H. Transmetatarsal amputation for advanced forefoot tissue loss in elderly patients. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 1995 May;65(5):339-41.


McClure DN, Kiroff GK. Laparoscopic surgery in women with a clinical diagnosis of acute appendicitis. Medical Journal of Australia. 1995 May 1;162(9):503-4.


Faris I, Myers K, Quigley FG. Vascular surgery. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 1995 Mar;65(3):205-13.


Faris I. Epidemiology of arterial surgery. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 1995 Mar;65(3):149-50.


Kiroff GK. Occupation and the carpal tunnel syndrome. Medical Journal of Australia. 1995 Feb 6;162(3):166-7.


Raptis S, Faris I, Miller J, Quigley F. The fate of the aortofemoral graft. European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery. 1995 Jan;9(1):97-102.


Boone KE, Watters DA. The incidence of malaria after splenectomy in Papua New Guinea. British Medical Journal. 1995;311(7015):1273.


Dewan PA, Brown N, Murthy DP, Danga-Christian B, Haan E, Byard RW, et al. Hydrometrocolpos and segmental colonic dilatation in a girl with megacystis-microcolon-intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. 1995;31(5):479-82.


Ollapallil JJ, Beaso J, Watters DA. Human bite injuries to the nose. Tropical Doctor. 1995;25(2):85-7.


Ollapallil JJ, Watters DA. Surgical management of elephantiasis of male genitalia. British Journal of Urology. 1995;76(2):213-5.


Rosenfeld JV, Watters DA. Neurosurgery in Papua New Guinea. Journal of Clinical Neuroscience. 1995;2(2):118-20.


Thomason JA, Watters DA. Quality assurance in surgery. Patient perceptions of quality. Tropical and Geographical Medicine. 1995;47(1):35-7.


Watters DA. When does the patient with diarrhoea need surgery? PNG Medical Journal. 1995;38(4):332-8.


 

1994

Fitridge RA, Raptis S, Miller JH, Faris I. Upper extremity arterial injuries: experience at the Royal Adelaide Hospital, 1969 to 1991. Journal of Vascular Surgery. 1994 Dec;20(6):941-6.


Faris I. Selection of medical students: time to change. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 1994 Apr;64(4):270-2.


Southcott AJ, Sandhu A, Ferguson LJ, Faris IB. Internal jugular vein thrombosis following carotid endarterectomy. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 1994 Jan;64(1):60-2.


Jacob OJ, Rosenfeld JV, Watters DA. The repair of frontal encephaloceles in Papua New Guinea. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 1994;64(12):856-60.


Rosenfeld JV, Kevau I, Jacob O, Danga B, Watters DA. Dumbbell schwannoma causing acute spinal cord compression: case report. PNG Medical Journal. 1994;37(1):40-4.


Watters DA. Surgery, surgical pathology and HIV infection: lessons learned in Zambia. PNG Medical Journal. 1994;37(1):29-39.


Watters DA, Oberoi GS. The perioperative management of diabetic patients undergoing surgery. PNG Medical Journal. 1994;37(4):231-7.


 

1993

Morris GE, Raptis S, Miller JH, Faris IB. Femorocrural grafting and regrafting: does polytetrafluoroethylene have a role? European Journal of Vascular Surgery. 1993 May;7(3):329-34.


Trevett AJ, Nwokolo N, Watters DA, Lagani W, Vince JD. Tourniquet injury in a Papuan snakebite victim. Tropical and Geographical Medicine. 1993;45(6):305-7.


Watters DA. Quality assurance in surgery: surgical audit in the developing world. PNG Medical Journal. 1993;36(2):120-5.


Watters DA. The early management of hypovolaemic shock. PNG Medical Journal. 1993;36(3):249-55.


Watters DA. Volvulus of the sigmoid colon--a re-appraisal: too soon to abandon Hartmann's procedure. Tropical Doctor. 1993;23(4):183.


 

1992

Quigley FG, Raptis S, Cashman M, Faris IB. Duplex ultrasound mapping of sites of deep to superficial incompetence in primary varicose veins. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 1992 Apr;62(4):276-8.


Watters DA. Experience with full thickness scalp burns. Journal of the Royal College of Surgeons Edinbough. 1992;37(1):62.


Watters DA, Gilmour HM. Helicobacter pylori and non-ulcer dyspepsia in Zambia. Tropical Doctor. 1992;22(2):85.


Watters DA. Surgery for duodenal ulcer in Zambia. Tropical Doctor. 1992;22(4):181-2.


Watters DA, Ahuja AT, Evans RM, Chick W, King WW, Metreweli C, et al. Role of ultrasound in the management of thyroid nodules. American Journal of Surgery 1992;164(6):654-7.


 

1991

Watters DAK, Wilson IH, Leaver RJ, Bagshawe A. Care of the Critically Ill Patient in the Tropics and Sub-Tropics. London: MacMillan Education Ltd; 1991.


Quigley FG, Faris IB. Transcutaneous oxygen tension measurements in the assessment of limb ischaemia. Clinical Physiology. 1991 Jul;11(4):315-20.


Quigley FG, Faris IB, Duncan HJ. A comparison of Doppler ankle pressures and skin perfusion pressure in subjects with and without diabetes. Clinical Physiology. 1991 Jan;11(1):21-5.


Watters DA. Chair of tropical surgery. The Lancet. 1991;337(8746):921.


Watters DA, Bem C, Echun DA, Ahmed A. Audit of 'surgery in general' in an African teaching hospital. Journal of the Royal College of Surgeons Edinbough. 1991;36(6):402-4.


 

1990

Deedat AM, Wilson IH, Watters DA. Central venous pressure monitoring for the critically ill in Zambia. Tropical Doctor. 1990;20(2):74-6.

Leaver RJ, de Baetselier H, Bagshawe A, Watters DA. Cerebral malaria: what is unarousable coma? The Lancet. 1990;335(8680):44-5.

Leaver RJ, Haile Z, Watters DA. HIV and cerebral malaria. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene.1990;84(2):201.

Watters DA, Smith AN. Strength of the colon wall in diverticular disease. British Journal of Surgery. 1990;77(3):257-9.

 

Watters DA, Wilson IH. The practice of central venous pressure monitoring in the tropics. Tropical Doctor. 1990;20(2):56-60.


 

 
1989

Zoltie N, Young C, Faris I, Tan E. The veno-arteriolar reflex in free skin flaps. Clinical Physiology. 1989 Apr;9(2):183-8.

Quigley FG, Faris IB. Transcutaneous oxygen potentials in venous disease. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 1989 Feb;59(2):165-8.

Haile Z, Leaver RJ, Wilson IH, Watters DA. Cerebral malaria, missed again. The Lancet. 1989;1(8638):620.

Sinclair JR, Watters DA, Bagshaw A. Non-traumatic coma in Zambia. Tropical Doctor. 1989;19(1):6-10.

Watters DA, Wilson IH, Sinclair JR, Ngandu N. A clinical sickness score for the critically ill in Central Africa. Intensive Care Medicine. 1989;15(7):467-70.
 

1988

Watters DAK (Guest editor), Gilles HM, Greenwood BM, Lambert HP, McAdam KP, Strickland GT, Warren KS, Wolff SM. Bailliere's Clinical Tropical Medicine and Communicable Diseases. Volume 3/Number 2. London: Bailliere Tindall; 1988.

Faris I, Duncan H, Young C. Factors affecting outcome of diabetic patients with foot ulcers or gangrene. Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery. 1988 Nov-Dec;29(6):736-40.

Quigley FG, Faris IB, Jamieson GG. Duodenal obstruction as the presenting symptom of aortic aneurysm. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 1988 Nov;58(11):909-11.

Quigley FG, Jamieson GG, Lloyd JV, Faris IB. Monitoring of heparin in vascular surgery. Journal of Vascular Surgery. 1988 Aug;8(2):125-7.

Sinclair JR, Watters DA, Davison M. Outcome of mechanical ventilation in Central Africa. Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons England. 1988;70(2):76-9.

Watters DA, Sinclair JR. Outcome of severe head injuries in central Africa. Journal of the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh. 1988;33(1):35-8.

Watters DA, Sinclair JR, Luo N, Verma R. HIV seroprevalence in critically ill patients in Zambia. Aids. 1988;2(2):142-3.

Watters DA, Wilson IH. HIV infection, AIDS and ICU in Central Africa. Anaesthesia. 1988;43(11):988-9.

Wilson IH, Watters DA. Use of personal computers in a teaching hospital in Zambia. British Medical Jouurnal (Clin Res Ed). 1988;296(6617):255-6.
 

1987

Khorshid KA, Erzingatsian K, Watters DA, Bayley AC. Intussusception due to Kaposi's sarcoma. Journal of the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh. 1987;32(6):339-41.

Watters DA, Bayley AC. Training doctors and surgeons to meet the surgical needs of Africa. British Medical Journal (Clin Res Ed). 1987;295(6601):761-3.
 

1985

Haffejee AA, Angorn IB, Watters DA. Total parenteral nutrition by peripheral venous infusion in patients with oesophageal carcinoma. South African Medical Journal. 1985;67(11):405-7.

Vongsangnak V, Varma JS, Watters D, Smith AN. Clinical, manometric and surgical aspects of complete prolapse of the rectum. Journal of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. 1985;30(4):251-4.

Watters DA, Smith AN, Eastwood MA, Anderson KC, Elton RA. Mechanical properties of the rat colon: the effect of age, sex and different conditions of storage. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Physiology. 1985;70(1):151-62.

Watters DA, Smith AN, Eastwood MA, Anderson KC, Elton RA, Mugerwa JW. Mechanical properties of the colon: comparison of the features of the African and European colon in vitro. Gut. 1985;26(4):384-92.

Watters DA, Haffejee AA, Angorn IB, Duffy KJ. Nutritional parameters in urban and rural Zulus. South African Medical Journal. 1985;68(8):582-4.

Watters DA, Haffejee AA, Angorn IB, Duffy KJ. Nutritional assessment by hand grip dynamometry. South African Medical Journal. 1985;68(8):585-7.
 

1984

Watters DAK, Miller JRM. The spleen and portal hypertension. IN: Badoe AE, editor. Principles and Practice in Surgery. Ghana: African Books Collective Ltd; 1984.

Watters DA, Moussa SA, Buyukpamukcu N. Epidural abscess complicating Swenson procedure: a case report and a review of the literature. Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 1984;19(2):218-20.

Watters DA, Walker MA, Abernethy BC. The appendix stump: should it be invaginated? Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons England. 1984;66(2):92-3.

Watters DA, Brooks S, Elton RA, Little K. Sports injuries in an accident and emergency department. Archives of Emergency Medicine. 1984;1(2):105-11.

Watters DA, Barker EM, Kalideen JM. Bronchobiliary fistula after chronic pancreatitis. A case report. South African Medical Journal. 1984;66(15):576-7.

Watters DA, Chamroonkul S, Griffith CD, Blundell G, Amos A, Gove LF, et al. Changes in liver function tests associated with parenteral nutrition. Journal of the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh. 1984;29(6):339-44.

Watters DA. The management of penetrating cardiac trauma. Medical Journal of Zambia. 1984;18(4):7-9.
 

1982

Eastwood MA, Watters DA, Smith AN. Diverticular disease-is it a motility disorder? Clinical Gastroenterology. 1982;11(3):545-61.
 

1981

Orr JD, Shand JE, Watters DA, Kirkland IS. Ileal conduit urinary diversion in children. An assessment of the long-term results. British Journal of Urology. 1981;53(5):424-7.