Innerwest Upper GIT Surgery

Missenden Medical Centre

Suite 1, 54-60 Briggs St
Camperdown NSW 2050

 

Phone: (02) 9565 1375
Fax: (02) 9565 1108

Monday - Friday                             8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 

Weekends                                                         Closed

Certification

- Fellow, Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (Active)

- NSW Medical Board (Active)

- Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (Active)

- Ontario Medical Board (Inactive)

Society Memberships

- Member American Society of Transplant Surgeons (ASTS).

- Member Americas Hepatopancreatobiliary Association (AHPBA).

- Member Australian and New Zealand Gastric and Oesophageal Surgeons Association (ANZGOSA).

- Member Australian and New Zealand Hepatobiliary Association (ANZHPBA).

- Member International Hepatopancreaticobiliary Association (IHPBA).

- Member Society for Surgey of the Alimentary Tract (SSAT).’

- Member Transplant Society of Australia and New Zealand (TSANZ)

- Member International Liver Transplant Society (ILTS)

- Member of the Sydney Upper Gastrointestinal Surgical Society (SUGS).

- Gastroenterological society of Australia. Conjoint committee for gastrointestinal endoscopy. 

Academic Record

- Bachelor of Medicine/Bachelor of Surgery MBBS (honours) 1999

Fellow Royal Australasian College of Surgeons 2007

- Masters of Medical Science MMedSc (Clinical Epidemiology) 2006

- Adjunct Associate Professor – UNE 2011

- Clinical Associate Professor – Sydney 2013

Awards

- American Hepatopancreatobiliary Association (AHPBA) international travel grant. Awarded 2010.

- Department of General Surgery nominee for Zane Cohen Clinical Fellowship Achievement Award 2010.

- Vernon Barling Memorial Fellowship. University of Sydney. Awarded 2008

Grants

- Royal Prince Alfred Transplant Institute. $75,000. 2012

- Sydney Cancer Centre Research Grant. $60,000. 2013

Clinical Experience

Current Positions:

  • Clinical Associate Professor. Central Clinical School. University of Sydney.

  • Adjunct Associate Professor. School of Rural Medicine. University of New England.

  • Head, Department of Hepatobiliary and Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery. RPAH.

  • Visiting Medical Officer, Department of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery and Parental Nutrition Service, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital 

  • Visiting Medical Officer, Department of Transplant Surgery, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital

  • Visiting Medical Officer, The Mater Private Hospital

  • Visiting Medical Officer, Chris O'Brien Lifehouse.

  • Visiting Medical Officer, Strathfield Private Hospital

  • Director, Surgical Outcomes Research Centre (SOuRCe), University of Sydney

  • Director, Clinical Research. RPA Institute of Academic Surgery

  • Board Member, Australian and New Zealand Hepatopancreaticobiliary Association (ANZHPBA)

  • Scientific advisory committee. PANCARE.

  • Medical Director, Parenteral Nutrition Service, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital

 

Previous Positions:

Clinical Fellow. Chief Administrative Fellow. Department of Hepatobiliary and Transplantation Surgery. Toronto General Hospital. Toronto, Ontario. Canada. Date: 01/07/2008-30/06/2010.

General Surgeon (Locum). Cairns Base Hospital, Cairns QLD. Date 23/03/2008-24/5/2008

VMO (Locum). Department of Upper Gastrointestinal and Hepatobiliary Surgery. Royal Prince Alfred Hospital. Sydney. Date: 23/02/2008-21/03/2008

General Surgeon (Locum). Bundaberg Base Hospital. Bundaberg QLD. Date 21/01/2008-22/02/2008

Fellow. Department of Upper Gastrointestinal and Hepatobiliary Surgery. Royal Prince Alfred Hospital. Sydney. Date: 22/1/2007-16/1/2008.

Fellow. Department of Upper Gastrointestinal and Hepatobiliary Surgery. Fremantle Hospital. Date: 16/1/2006-16/1/2007.

Registrar. Department of Head and Neck Surgery. Royal Prince Alfred Hospital. Sydney. NSW. Australia. Date: 17/7/2005- 15/1/2005

Registrar. Department of Colon and Rectal Surgery. Concord Repatriation General Hospital. Sydney. NSW. Australia. Date: 17/1/2005-16/7/2005

Registrar. Department of Vascular Surgery. Royal Prince Alfred Hospital. Sydney. NSW. Australia. Date: 17/7/2004-16/1/2005

Registrar. Department of Upper Gastrointestinal and Hepatobiliary Surgery. Royal Prince Alfred Hospital. Sydney. NSW. Australia. Date: 17/1/2004-16/7/2004

Registrar. Department of General Surgery. Orange Base Hospital. Orange. NSW. Australia. Date: 17/7/2003-16/1/2004

Registrar. Department of General Surgery. Royal Darwin Hospital. Darwin. NT. Australia. Date: 17/1/2003-16/7/2003

Registrar. Department of General Surgery. Alice Springs Hospital. Alice Springs. NT. Australia. Date: 17/7/2002-16/1/2003

Registrar. Department of Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery. Royal Prince Alfred Hospital. Sydney. NSW. Australia. Date: 17/1/2002-16/7/2002

Surgical Residency: Royal Prince Alfred Hospital. 2001

Internship: Royal Prince Alfred Hospital. 2000

 

Teaching and Education

- Course coordinator, General surgical long course. Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.

- Course coordinator, General surgical short course. Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.

- Masters of Surgery course, University of Sydney. Epidemiology of Cancer, Imaging in Surgery, Laparoscopic Anatomy of the abdomen.

- Diploma and Masters of Surgical Anatomy. UNE. Faculty member and teacher 2010-Current.

- Medical Student tutor. University of Sydney GMP III and IV.

- FRACS long course.

- Multiorgan transplant research rounds. Multiple presentations throughout 2008-2010.

- Medical student and surgical resident teaching at University of Toronto. 2008.

- Conceived and instructed a laparoscopic skills workshop for surgical trainees. 2006.

- Tutor for surgical registrars preparing for their fellowship examinations.

- Instructor for Care of the critically ill surgical patient course 2006-Current.

- Medical student tutor for UWA 4th year students. 2006.

- Demonstrator/tutor for Gross Topographical Anatomy by dissection course. University of Sydney. 2004, 2005 and 2007.

- Anatomy lectures for Basic Surgical trainees. Development, organisation and teaching. 2005-Current.

- Demonstrator/tutor for Laparoscopic Skills workshop. 2004 and 2005.

- Presentation at Surgical Grand rounds (2nd weekly). Teaching for students and junior surgical staff. CRGH, 2005.

- Medical student education for those who are attached to our surgical service.

- Intern orientation and JMO teaching sessions.

 

Research

- Transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma.

- Technical outcomes in adult to adult live donor liver transplantation

- Surgical outcomes in the frail and elderly

- Perioperative therapy and outcome following liver and pancreas surgery

- Applications of robotics to surgery of the foregut

- 3D modelling and complex cancer surgery

- Portal haemodynamics following transplant and liver resection.

- Multivisceral and major vascular resection in oncology

Book Chapters

  • Sandroussi C, Greig P. Chapter 92 Segment Orientated Liver Resections. Surgery of the Liver, Biliary Tract and Pancreas. 5th Edition. Editors: Jarnagin W, Blumgart LH. Saunders Elsevier.

  • Greig P, Sandroussi C, Jarnigan W. Chapter 24 Segmental Liver Resections. Master techniques in Surgery: Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery. 1st Edition. Editors: Lillemoe, Jarnagin. Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins.

  • Gandy R, Sandroussi C. Management of Low Rectal Cancer with Synchronous Liver Metastases. Case-Based Lessons in the Management of Complex Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Surgery. Editors: Pawlik T, Weber S, Gamblin T. Springer

  • Sandroussi C. Liver Metastases from Melanoma Cancer. Noncolorectal, Nonneuroendocrine Liver Metastases. Editors: Di Carlo I. Springer

  • Sandroussi C, Greig P. Chapter 108B Segment Orientated Liver Resections. Surgery of the Liver, Biliary Tract and Pancreas. 6th Edition. Editor: Jarnagin W. Saunders Elsevier.

Presentations

Peer reviewed presentations at conferences:

  • The use of biological grafts for reconstruction of the inferior vena cava a safe and inexpensive alternative. Results of 32 cases in a single institution. Pulitanó C, Crawford M, Joseph D, Gallagher J, Sandroussi C. International Hepato-Pancreatico-Biliary Association. Paris 2012.

  • Development of early anastomotic biliary stricture after liver transplantation: When biliary stenting is required. Pulitanó C, Crawford M, Joseph D, Verran D, Sandroussi C. International Hepato-Pancreatico-Biliary Association. Paris 2012.

  • Surgical management of liver metastasis from metastatic melanoma. Ryu S.W, Saw R, Scolyer R, Gallagher J, Crawford M,  Joseph D, Thompson J, Sandroussi C. International Hepato-Pancreatico-Biliary Association. Paris 2012.

  • A nomogram for predicting dropout risk for patients on the waiting list for transplantation. Pulitanó C, Sandroussi C, Joseph D, Deborah V, McCaughan G, Crawford M. International Hepato-Pancreatico-Biliary Association. Paris 2012.

  • A systematic review and meta-analysis of survival following neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy for pancreatic cancer. Laurence J.M, Lam V.W.T, Tran P.D, Morarji K, Eslick G.D, Sandroussi C. Asian Pacific Hepatopancreaticobiliary Congress. Melbourne 2011

  • Improving psychosocial outcomes for cancer carers: An interview study.  Shaw J, Young J, Harrison J, Butow P, Sandroussi C, Martin D, Solomon M. Clincial Oncological Society of Australasia. Melbourne 2010.

  • Clinical and pathological predictors of recurrence and outcomes of treamtent following liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma. Sandroussi C, Guba M, Sandhu L, Dubay D, Ghanekar A, Cattral M.S,  McGilvray I.D, Selzner M, Greig P.D, Grant D.R. Annual Assembly of General Surgeons. Toronto 2010.

  • Sociodemograpics and comorbidities influence decisions to undergo pancreatic resection for neoplastic lesions. Sandroussi C, Brace C, Kennedy E, Baxter E, Gallinger S,  Wei A.C. Annual Assembly of General Surgeons. Toronto 2010.

  • Portal-venous hemodynamics after extended hepatectomies in patients without preexisting portal hypertension Guba M, Sandroussi C, Selvarahjah S, Khalili K, Kyoung Kim T, Burns P, Gallinger, S, Moulton C. International Hepato-Pancreatico-Biliary Association. Buenos Aires 2010. Award of Distinction

  • Response to pretransplant locoregional therapy predicts survival after liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma. Guba M, Sandroussi C, Ghanekar A, Cattral M.S, McGilvray I.D, Selzner M, Levy G.A, Greig P.D, Grant D.R. International Hepato-Pancreatico-Biliary Association. Buenos Aires 2010.

  • Sociodemograpics and comorbidities influence decisions to undergo pancreatic resection for neoplastic lesions. Sandroussi C, Brace C, Kennedy E, Baxter E, Gallinger S,  Wei A.C. International Hepato-Pancreatico-Biliary Association. Buenos Aires 2010.

  • Recurrence after liver transplant for HCC. Sandroussi C, Guba M, Sandhu L, Dubay D, Ghanekar A, Cattral M.S,  McGilvray I.D, Selzner M, Greig P.D, Grant D.R. International Hepato-Pancreatico-Biliary Association. Buenos Aires 2010.

  • Leiomyosarcoma of the retrohepatic inferior vena cava, treated with multivisceral resection and reconstruction. Sandroussi C, Gallinger S, Hawryluk L, McCluskey S, Swallow C, McGilvray I.D. International Hepato-Pancreatico-Biliary Association. Buenos Aires 2010.

  • Utilization of Hepatitis C Viral Genotype in Predicting Outcomes for Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) Following Liver Transplant. Perkins RS, Sandroussi C, Selzner M, Ghanekar A, McGilvray  I, Cattral M, Lilly  L, Greig P, Grant D. International Hepato-Pancreatico-Biliary Association. Buenos Aires 2010.

  • Response to pretransplant locoregional therapy predicts survival after liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma. Guba M, Sandroussi C, Ghanekar A, Cattral M.S, McGilvray I.D, Selzner M, Levy G.A, Greig P.D, Grant D.R. American Transplant Congress. San Diego 2010.

  • Liver Transplantation for HCC: Characterization of Recurrence and Outcomes with Aggressive Multimodal Treatment. Sandroussi C, Guba M, Sandhu L, Dubay D, Ghanekar A, Cattral M.S,  McGilvray I.D, Selzner M, Greig P.D, Grant D.R. American Transplant Congress. San Diego 2010. Award of Distinction.

  • Predicting survival for patients transplantated for patients with HCC beyond the Milan Criteria. Sandroussi C, Guba M, Sandhu L, Ghanekar A, Cattral M.S,  McGilvray I.D, Selzner M, Greig P.D, Grant D.R. American Transplant Congress. San Diego 2010.

  • Biliary Complications Following Right Lobe Live Donor Liver Transplants. Sandroussi C, Reichman T, Ghanekar A, Cattral M.S, McGilvray I.D, Selzner M, Levy G.A, Greig P.D, Grant D. American Transplant Congress. San Diego 2010.

  • Outcome of Surgical Repair of Biliary Strictures after Adult Live Donor Liver Transplantation. Reichman T, Sandroussi C, Greig P.D, Selzner M,  Ghanekar A, Cattral M.S, Levy G.A, Grant D, McGilvray I.D. American Transplant Congress. San Diego 2010.

  • Radiotherapy as a bridge to liver transplantation for heptocellular carcinoma. Sandroussi C, Lee M, Dawson L.A, Guindi M, Ghanekar A, Cattral M.S, McGilvray I.D, Levy G.A, Renner E, Greig P.D, Grant D. International Liver Cancer Assocation. Milan 2009.

  • Retransplantation of the liver. Have we improved? An analysis of 20 years of experience. Sandroussi C, Verran D.J, Gallagher P.J, Pleass H, McCaughan G, Crawford M. American Transplant Congress. Boston 2009

  • Radiotherapy as a bridge to liver transplantation for heptocellular carcinoma. Sandroussi C, Lee M, Dawson L.A, Guindi M, Ghanekar A, Cattral M.S, McGilvray I.D, Selzner M, Levy G.A, Renner E, Greig P.D, Grant D. American Transplant Congress. Boston 2009

  • Improved outcomes for right lobe split versus whole graft liver transplantation in adults. Sandroussi C, Lockwood D.S, Gallagher P.J., Crawford M, Pleass H, Tang P,  McCaughan G, Verran D.J. American Transplant Congress. Toronto. June 2008

  • Management of recurrent squamous cell carcinoma of the oral cavity and oropharynx. Hughes C.M, Sandroussi C, O’Brien C.J. Australian and New Zealand Head and Neck Society. 7th Annual Meeting. November 2005.

  • Endovascular repair of AAA following failed open AAA repair. Reverse Conversion. Sandroussi C, Stephen MS, May J, Harris JP, White G.  International Endovascular Symposium., Sydney. December 2004.

  • Endovascular repair of thoracic aortic aneurysms: An evolving therapy. Sandroussi C, Waltham M, Hughes C.F, Stephen M.S, May J, Harris J.P, White G.H. Australasian Society of Cardiothoracic Surgery meeting, Noosa, October 2004.

  • Is Bilateral Duplex U/S necessary in patients with unilateral symptoms of DVT? Sandroussi C, Lemech L.D, Harris J.P. NSW Registrars Papers Day, Sydney, June 2002.

Research conferences and worshops attended as an invited speaker:

  • Parenchymal transaction techniques during liver resection. Liver Resection Workshop. Samsung Medical Centre. Seoul Korea 2014.

  • Liver resection techniques – Hydrojet dissector. ANZHPBA annual meeting. Sydney 2013.

  • Live Donor Liver Transplantation in Australia and New Zealand. RACS, Annual Scientific Congress. Kuala Lumpur 2012

  • Unusual indications for Liver Transplantation. RACS, Annual Scientific Congress. Kuala Lumpur 2012

  • Technical aspects of right lobectomy for live donation. RACS, Annual Scientific Congress. Kuala Lumpur 2012

  • Liver Transplantation for Hepatocellular Carcinoma – How far should we go? RACS, Annual Scientific Congress. Kuala Lumpur 2012

  • Hepatic arterial and biliary complications following Liver Transplantation. NSW Transplant Symposium. Sydney 2011.

  • Major arterial resection for pancreatic adenocarcinoma. Australasian Pancreatic Club. Sydney 2011

  • Extended criteria for Liver Transplantation in Hepatocellular carcinoma. Asian Pacific Hepatopancreaticobiliary Congress. Melbourne 2011

  • Transplantation for Hepatocellular carcinoma’s outside the Milan Criteria. The Toronto experience. RACS. Annual Scientific Congress. Adelaide 2011.

Publications

  • Morris PD, Laurence JM, Yeo D, Crawford M, Strasser SI, McCaughan GW,Sandroussi C. Can response to locoregional therapy help predict longterm survivalafter liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma? A systematic review.Liver Transplantation. 2017 Mar;23(3):375-385.

  • Pulitano C, Joseph D, Sandroussi C, Verran D, Ho P, Debiasio A, Luongo A,McCaughan GW, Shackel NA, Crawford M. Postreperfusion microcirculatory derangements after liver transplantation: Relationship to hemodynamics, serum mediators, and outcome. Liver Transplantation. 2017 Apr;23(4):527-536.

  • Balachandran VP, Łuksza M, Zhao JN, Makarov V, Moral JA, Remark R, Herbst B,Askan G, Bhanot U, Senbabaoglu Y, Wells DK, Cary CIO, Grbovic-Huezo O, Attiyeh M,Medina B, Zhang J, Loo J, Saglimbeni J, Abu-Akeel M, Zappasodi R, Riaz N,Smoragiewicz M, Kelley ZL, Basturk O, et al Identification of unique neoantigen qualities in long-term survivors of pancreatic cancer. Nature. 2017 Nov 23;551(7681):512-516.

  • Baars JE, Chen F, Sandroussi C, Kaffes AJ, Saxena P. EUS-guided pancreatic duct drainage: Approach to a challenging procedure. Endoscopic Ultrasound. 2018 Mar 12.

  • Vitale A, Spolverato G, Bagante F, Gani F, Popescu I, Marques HP, Aldrighetti L, Gamblin TC, Maithel SK, Sandroussi C, Bauer TW, Shen F, Poultsides GA, Marsh JW, Pawlik TM. A multi-institutional analysis of elderly patients undergoing a liver resection for intrahepatic  cholangiocarcinoma. J Surg Oncol. 2016 Mar;113(4):420-6.

  • McCaughan GW, Crawford M, Sandroussi C, Koorey DJ, Bowen DG, Shackel NA, Strasser SI. Assessment of adult patients with chronic liver failure for liver transplantation in 2015: who and when? Intern Med J. 2016 Apr;46(4):404-12.

  • Bagante F, Spolverato G, Cucchetti A, Gani F, Popescu I, Ruzzenente A, Marques HP, Aldrighetti L, Gamblin TC, Maithel SK, Sandroussi C, Bauer TW, Shen F, Poultsides GA, Marsh JW, Guglielmi A, Pawlik TM. Defining when to offer operative treatment for intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma: A regret-based decision curves analysis. Surgery. 2016 Jul;160(1):106-17.

  • Bailey P, Chang DK, Nones K, Johns AL, Patch AM, Gingras MC, Miller DK, Christ AN, Bruxner TJ, Quinn MC, Nourse C, Murtaugh LC, Harliwong I, Idrisoglu S, Manning S, Nourbakhsh E, Wani S, Fink L, Holmes O, Chin V, Anderson MJ, Kazakoff S, et al. Genomic analyses identify molecular subtypes of pancreatic cancer. Nature. 2016 Mar 3;531(7592):47-52.

  • Furtado RV, Ha L, Clarke S, Sandroussi C. Adjuvant Iodine (131) Lipiodol after Resection of Hepatocellular Carcinoma. J Oncol. 2015;2015

  • Spolverato G, Vitale A, Cucchetti A, Popescu I, Marques HP, Aldrighetti L, Gamblin TC, Maithel SK, Sandroussi C, Bauer TW, Shen F, Poultsides GA, Marsh JW, Pawlik TM. Can hepatic resection provide a long-term cure for patients with intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma? Cancer. 2015 Nov 15;121(22):3998-4006.

  •  Burmeister EA, O Connell DL, Beesley VL, Goldstein D, Gooden HM, Janda M, Jordan SJ, Merrett ND, Payne ME, Wyld D, Neale RE; Pancreatic Cancer Patterns of Care Study Group. Describing Patterns of Care in Pancreatic Cancer: A Population-Based Study. Pancreas. 2015 Nov;44(8):1259-65.

  • Shaw JM, Young JM, Butow PN, Badgery-Parker T, Durcinoska I, Harrison JD, Davidson PM, Martin D, Sandroussi C, Hollands M, Joseph D, Das A, Lam V, Johnston E, Solomon MJ. Improving psychosocial outcomes for caregivers of people with poor prognosis gastrointestinal cancers: a randomized controlled trial (Family Connect). Support Care Cancer. 2016 Feb;24(2):585-95.

  • Pulitano C, Rogan C, Sandroussi C, Verran D, McCaughan GW, Waugh R, Crawford M. Percutaneous Retroperitoneal Splenorenal Shunt for Symptomatic Portal Vein Thrombosis After Liver Transplantation. Am J Transplant. 2015 Aug;15(8):2261-4.

  • Spolverato G, Kim Y, Ejaz A, Alexandrescu S, Marques H, Aldrighetti L, Gamblin TC, Pulitano C, Bauer TW, Shen F, Sandroussi C, Poultsides G, Maithel SK, Pawlik TM. Conditional Probability of Long-term Survival After Liver Resection for Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma: A Multi-institutional Analysis of 535 Patients. JAMA Surg. 2015 Jun;150(6):538-45.

  •  Waddell N, Pajic M, Patch AM, Chang DK, Kassahn KS, Bailey P, Johns AL, Miller D, Nones K, Quek K, Quinn MC, Robertson AJ, Fadlullah MZ, Bruxner TJ, Christ AN, Harliwong I, Idrisoglu S, Manning S, Nourse C, Nourbakhsh E, Wani S, Wilson PJ, et al. Whole genomes redefine the mutational landscape of pancreatic cancer. Nature. 2015 Feb 26;518(7540):495-501.

  • Salinas J, Sandroussi C. Stubborn nasojejunal feeding tube. ANZ J Surg. 2015 May;85(5):390-1.

  • Sapisochin G, Goldaracena N, Astete S, Laurence JM, Davidson D, Rafael E, Castells L, Sandroussi C, Bilbao I, Dopazo C, Grant DR, Lázaro JL, Caralt M, Ghanekar A, McGilvray ID, Lilly L, Cattral MS, Selzner M, Charco R, Greig PD. Benefit of Treating Hepatocellular Carcinoma Recurrence after Liver Transplantation and Analysis of Prognostic Factors for Survival in a Large Euro-American Series. Benefit of Treating Hepatocellular Carcinoma Recurrence after Liver Transplantation and Analysis of Prognostic Factors for Survival in a Large Euro-American Serie

  •  Benefit of Treating Hepatocellular Carcinoma Recurrence after Liver Transplantation and Analysis of Prognostic Factors for Survival in a Large Euro-American Series. Ann Surg Oncol. 2015 Jul;22(7):2286-94.

  •  Pulitano C, Joseph D, Sandroussi C, Verran D, Strasser SI, Shackel NA, McCaughan GW, Crawford M. Hepatic artery stenosis after liver transplantation: is endovascular treatment always necessary?

  • Liver Transpl. 2015 Feb;21(2):162-8.

  •  Ferrie S, Carey S, Ryan R, Sandroussi C, Jones L, Storey D, Segaert N. Parenteral nutrition with standard solutions: not the best solution for everyone? A retrospective audit of 300 patients. J Infus Nurs. 2014 Nov-Dec;37(6):424-31.

  •  Spolverato G, Kim Y, Marques HP, Aldrighetti L, Maithel K, Mentha G, Poultsides GA, Marsh W, Squires M, Alexandrescu S,  Gamblin T, Pulitano C, Bauer T, Newhook T, Popescu I, Miura J, Sandroussi C, Shen F, Pawlik TM, Is Hepatic Resection for Large or Multifocal Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma Justified? Results from a Multi-institutional Collaboration. Ann Surg Oncol. 2015 Jul;22(7):2218-25

  • Pulitano C, Crawford M, Joseph D, Aldrighetti L, Sandroussi C. Preoperative assessment of postoperative liver function: The importance of residual liver volume. J Surg Oncol. 2014 Sep;110(4):445-50.

  • Arnaoutakis DJ, Kim Y, Pulitano C, Zaydfudim V, Squires MH, Kooby D, Groeschl R, Alexandrescu S, Bauer TW, Bloomston M, Soares K, Marques H, Gamblin TC, Popescu I, Adams R, Nagorney D, Barroso E, Maithel SK, Crawford M, Sandroussi C, Marsh W, Pawlik TM. Management of Biliary Cystic Tumors: A Multi-institutional Analysis of a Rare Liver Tumor. Ann Surg. 2014 Feb 6. [Epub ahead of print]

  • Furtado R, Crawford M, Sandroussi C. Systematic review and meta-analysis of adjuvant I131 lipiodol after excision of hepatocellular carcinoma. Accepted for publication. Annals of Surgical Oncology.

  • Lansom J, Rowe S, Sandroussi C, Harrison J, Solomon M, McCaughan G, Crawford M. Factors influencing donor and recipient decision making in adult-to-adult living donor liver transplantation. Accepted for Publication ANZJS.

  • Cellich PP, Crawford MD, Kaffes A, Sandroussi C. Portal Biliopathy: multi-disciplinary management and outcomes of treatment. Accepted for publication. ANZ J Surg. 2013 Nov 18

  • Abbas S, Sandroussi C. Systematic review and meta-analysis of the role of vascular resection in the treatment of hilar cholangiocarcinoma. HPB.2013 Jul;15(7):492-503.

  • Biankin AV, Waddell N, Kassahn KS, Gingras MC, Muthuswamy LB, Johns AL, Miller DK, Wilson PJ, Patch AM, Wu J, Chang DK, Cowley MJ, Gardiner BB, Song S, Harliwong I, Idrisoglu S, Nourse C, Nourbakhsh E, Manning S, Wani S, Gongora M, Pajic M, Scarlett CJ, Gill AJ, Pinho AV, Rooman I, Anderson M,  Holmes O, Leonard C, Taylor D, Wood S, Xu Q, Nones K, Fink JL, Christ A, Bruxner T, Cloonan N, Kolle G, Newell F, Pinese M, Mead RS, Humphris JL, Kaplan W, Jones MD, Colvin EK, Nagrial AM, Humphrey ES, Chou A, Chin VT, Chantrill LA, Mawson A, Samra JS, Kench JG, Lovell JA, Daly RJ, Merrett ND, Toon C, Epari K, Nguyen NQ, Barbour A, Zeps N; Australian Pancreatic Cancer Genome Initiative, Kakkar N, Zhao F, Wu YQ, Wang M, Muzny DM, Fisher WE, Brunicardi FC, Hodges SE, Reid JG, Drummond J, Chang K, Han Y, Lewis LR, Dinh H, Buhay CJ, Beck T, Timms L, Sam M, Begley K, Brown A, Pai D, Panchal A, Buchner N, De Borja R, Denroche RE, Yung CK, Serra S, Onetto N, Mukhopadhyay D, Tsao MS, Shaw PA, Petersen GM, Gallinger S, Hruban RH, Maitra A, Iacobuzio-Donahue CA, Schulick RD, Wolfgang CL, Morgan RA, Lawlor RT, Capelli P, Corbo V, Scardoni M, Tortora G, Tempero MA, Mann KM, Jenkins NA, Perez-Mancera PA, Adams DJ, Largaespada DA, Wessels LF, Rust AG, Stein LD, Tuveson DA, Copeland NG, Musgrove EA, Scarpa A, Eshleman JR, Hudson TJ, Sutherland RL, Wheeler DA, Pearson JV, McPherson JD, Gibbs RA, Grimmond SM. Pancreatic cancer genomes reveal aberrations in axon guidance pathway genes. Nature. 2012 Nov 15;491(7424):399-405.

  • Humphris JL, Chang DK, Johns AL, Scarlett CJ, Pajic M, Jones MD, Colvin EK, Nagrial A, Chin VT, Chantrill LA, Samra JS, Gill AJ, Kench JG, Merrett ND, Das A, Musgrove EA, Sutherland RL, Biankin AV; Collaborators: Cosman P, Das Pavey D, Asghari R, Ismail K, Gill A, Pavlakis N, Toon C, Guminski A, Lam V, McLeod D, Pleass H, James V, Sandroussi C, Crawford M, Joseph D, Cooper C. The prognostic and predictive value of serum CA19.9 in pancreatic cancer. Annals of Oncology. 2012 Jul;23(7):1713-22

  • Ryu S.W, Saw R, Scolyer R, Crawford M, Thompson J, Sandroussi C. Liver resection for melanoma metastasis. Equivalent survival for cutaneous and ocular primaries. Journal of Surgical Oncology. 2013 Aug;108(2):129-35.

  • Pulitano C, Crawford, M, Ho PK, Gallgher J, Joseph D, Stephen M, Sandroussi C. The Use of Biological Grafts for Reconstruction of the Inferior Vena Cava is a Safe and Inexpensive Alternative: Results of 32 Cases in a Single Institution. HPB (Oxford). 2013 Aug;15(8):628-32.

  • Pérez-Mancera PA, Rust AG, van der Weyden L, Kristiansen G, Li A, Sarver AL, Silverstein KA, Grützmann R, Aust D, Rümmele P, Knösel T, Herd C, Stemple DL, Kettleborough R, Brosnan JA, Li A, Morgan R, Knight S, Yu J, Stegeman S, Collier LS, ten Hoeve JJ, de Ridder J, Klein AP, Goggins M, Hruban RH, Chang DK, Biankin AV, Grimmond SM; Australian Pancreatic Cancer Genome Initiative, Wessels LF, Wood SA, Iacobuzio-Donahue CA, Pilarsky C, Largaespada DA, Adams DJ, Tuveson DA. The deubiquitinase USP9X suppresses pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma. Nature. 2012 Apr 29;486(7402):266-70

  • Pulitano C, Crawford, M, Ho PK, Gallgher J, Joseph D, Stephen M, Sandroussi C. Autogenous peritoneo-fascial graft: a versatile and   inexpensive technique for repair of inferior vena cava. J Surg Oncol. 2013 Jun;107(8):871-2

  • Shaw J, Harrison J, Young J, Butow P, Sandroussi C, Martin D, Solomon M. Coping with newly diagnosed upper gastrointestinal cancer: a longitudinal qualitative study of family caregivers' role perception and supportive care needs Support Care Cancer 2013; 21:749-756

  • Hatzaras I, Gleisner A.L, Pulitano C, Sandroussi C, Hirose K, Wolfgang C.L, Aldrighetti L, Crawford M, Choti M.A, Pawlik T.M. A Multi-institutional Analysis of Liver-Directed Surgery for Metastatic Renal Cell Cancer. HPB(Oxford).2012 Aug; 14(8):532-539.

  • Juszczyk K, Waugh R, Sandroussi C. Lymphangiography as therapeutic management of chylothorax. Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology. 2013 Aug;57(4):460-1.

  • Coker D, Kench D, Ansari N, Zhou R, Sandroussi C. Clear Cell Myomelanotic Tumor of Ligamentum Teres.  Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 2013 Feb;28(2):381.

  • Reichman TW, Sandroussi C, Grant D.R, Cattral M.S, Greig P.D, Levy G, McGilvray I.D. Surgical revision of biliary strictures following adult live donor liver transplantation: patient selection, morbidity, and outcomes. Transplant International. 2012 Jan;25(1):69-77

  • Sandhu L, Sandroussi C, Guba M,Selzner M, Ghanekar A, Cattral M.S, McGilvray I.D, Levy G, Greig P.D, Renner E.R, Grant D.R. Live Donor versus Deceased Donor Liver Transplantation for Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Comparable Survival and Recurrence. Liver Transplantation. 2012 Mar;18(3):315-22

  • Laurence J.M, Lam V.W.T, Tran P.D, Morarji K, Eslick G.D, Sandroussi C. A systematic review and meta-analysis of survival and surgical outcomes following neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy for pancreatic cancer. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 2011 Nov;15(11):2059-69.

  • Reichman T.W, Sandroussi C, Azouz S.M, Adcock L,  Cattral M.S, McGilvray I.D, Greig P.D, Ghanekar A, Selzner M, Levy G, Grant D.R. Live Donor Hepatectomy: The importance of residual volume. Liver Transplantation. 2011 Dec;17(12):1404-11.

  • Sandroussi C*, Guba M*, Dubay D, Sandhu L, Ghanekar A, Cattral M.S, McGilvray I.D, Selzner M, Levy G.A, Greig P.D, Grant D.R. Liver Transplantation for Hepatocellular Carcinoma. Characterization of recurrence and outcomes following treatment. Under Review. Combined 1st Authorship.

  • Laurence J.M, Sandroussi C, Lam V.W.T, Pleass H.C.C, Eslick G.D, ALLEN R. D.M. The utilization of small pediatric donor kidneys: A decision analysis. Transplantation. 2011; May 91(10): 1110-3.

  • Sandroussi C, Brace C, Kennedy E, Baxter N, Gallinger S, Wei A.C. Sociodemograpics and comorbidities influence decisions to undergo pancreatic resection for neoplastic lesions. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 2010; Sep 14(9): 1401-8.

  • *DuBay D, *Sandroussi C, Sandhu L, Cleary S, Guba M,  Cattral M.S, McGilvray I.D, Ghanekar A, Greig P.D, Grant D.R. Liver Transplantation for Advanced Hepatocellular Carcinoma Using Poor Tumor Differentiation on Biopsy as an Exclusion Criterion. Annals of Surgery. 2011; Jan 253(1): 166-172. *Combined 1st Authorship.

  • DuBay D.A*, Sandroussi C*, Kachura J.R, Ho C.S, Beecroft J.R, Vollmer Jr C.M,Sherman M, Ghanekar A, Guba M, Cattral M.S, McGilvray I.D, Grant D.R, Greig P.D. Radiofrequency ablation of Hepatocellular Carcinoma as a Bridge to Liver Transplantation. HPB (Oxford). 2011; Jan 13(1): 24-32. *Combined 1st authorship.

  • Guba M*, Sandroussi C*, Ghanekar A, Cattral M.S, McGilvray I.D, Selzner M, Levy G.A, Greig P.D, Grant D.R. Response to pretransplant locoregional therapy predicts survival after liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma. Project complete and Under Review. *Combined 1st authorship.

  • Razik R, Fallah A, Sandroussi C, Wei A.C., McGilvray I.D. Spontaneous dissection of the proper hepatic artery in the post operative period treated by resection and primary repair. Case Rep Surg. 2012;2012:804919.

  • Sandroussi C, McGilvray I.D. Gastric venous reconstruction after radical pancreatic surgery. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 2010; 14(6): 1027-1030.

  • Sandroussi C, Dawson L.A, Lee M, Guindi M, Fischer S, Ghanekar A, Cattral M.S, McGilvray I.D, Selzner M, Levy G.A, Renner E, Greig P.D, Grant D. Radiotherapy as a bridge to liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma. Transplant International 2010; 23(3): 299-306.

  • Sandroussi C, Crawford M, Lockwood D.S, Tang P, Gallagher P.J, Pleass H, S.I. Strasser S.I, Shackel N.A, McCaughan G.W, Verran D.J. Donor and recipient selection leads to good patient and graft outcomes for right lobe split versus whole graft liver transplantation in adults. Liver Transplantation 2009; 15(11):1586-1593.

  • Sandroussi C, Ahmad H. Laparoscopic resection of Gastric phaeochromocytoma. A rare presentation of an uncommon tumour. Surgical Laparoscopy Endoscopy Percutaneous Techniques 2009; 19(3): e95-97.

  • Ahmad H, Sandroussi C, Thomas A, Fletcher DR. Total retroperitoneal distal pancreatectomy, an animal model. Pancreatology 2009; 9(1): 160-164.

  • Rosey M.D., White G.H. Stephen M.S. Gallagher P.J. Sandroussi C. Portal Biliopathy as a Cause of Common Bile Duct Obstruction Successfully Treated by Mesocaval Shunt and ERCP Biliary Stent Placement. Vascular. 2008; 16(6): 356-358.

  • Sandroussi C, Waltham M, Hughes C.F, May J, Harris J.P, Stephen M.S, White G.H. Endovascular grafting of the Thoracic Aorta. An Evolving Therapy. Ten-year experience in a single centre.  Australian and New Zealand Journal of Surgery 2007; 77: 974-980.

  • Lemech LD, Sandroussi C, Makeham V, Burnett A, Harris JP. Bilateral duplex scanning in patients with DVT. Phlebology Digest 2005; 18(2): 25-26.

  • Sandroussi C, Lemech LD, Grunewald B, Abraham N, Gallagher PJ. A late complication following coil embolisation of biliary leak. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Surgery 2005; 75(7): 614-15.

  • Abraham N, Lemech LD, Sandroussi C, Sullivan D, May J. A Prospective study of subclinical myocardial damage in endovascular versus open repair of infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm. Journal of Vascular Surgery 2005; 41(3):377-81.

  • Lemech LD, Sandroussi C, Makeham V, Burnett A, Harris JP. Is bilateral duplex scanning necessary in patients with symptoms of deep venous thrombosis? Australian and New Zealand Journal of Surgery 2004; 74(10):847-51.