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1.  Intravenous infusions of ifosfamide/mesna and perturbation of warfarin anticoagulant control. 
Postgraduate Medical Journal  1990;66(780):860-861.
We report three patients who had serious disturbance of anticoagulant control while receiving ifosfamide/mesna-containing cytotoxic chemotherapy in association with warfarin. In view of the likely biological potentiation of warfarin by ifosfamide/mesna, close monitoring of anticoagulant control should be performed during the co-administration of these drugs.
PMCID: PMC2429713  PMID: 2129174
2.  A randomized trial of one versus three doses of Augmentin as wound prophylaxis in at-risk abdominal surgery. 
Postgraduate Medical Journal  1992;68(804):811-816.
In a randomized prospective trial of prophylactic antibiotics in at-risk abdominal surgery, one dose of intravenous Augmentin (amoxycillin 250 mg and clavulanic acid 125 mg) on induction has been compared with three 8 hourly doses in 900 patients. Wound infection rates which included minor and delayed infections were very similar in those given one dose: 48/449 (10.7%) compared with those given three doses: 49/451 (10.9%) 95% confidence limits - 4.25% + 3.9%. There were more septic and sepsis-related deaths in those patients given one dose (14 deaths) than in those given three doses (7 deaths) P > 0.1 95% CL - 0.4% + 3.0%. However, there were more very elderly patients in the one dose group: 64% of the deaths were aged over 80 and all but one had an emergency operation. There was no difference in the other outcome measures studied which included non-fatal deep sepsis, length of postoperative hospital stay, duration of postoperative fever or the use of antibiotics for postoperative infection. One dose of a suitable intravenous antibiotic gives prophylaxis against wound infection in at-risk abdominal surgery which is at least as effective as multiple doses. However, there may be a risk of overwhelming systemic sepsis in very elderly patients having emergency surgery.
PMCID: PMC2399526  PMID: 1461853
3.  Carcinoma of the breast associated with polyethylene strip augmentation. 
Postgraduate Medical Journal  1990;66(775):373-374.
A case of adenocarcinoma of breast associated with polyethylene prosthesis is presented. The problems with diagnosis and relationship between prosthetic implants and breast carcinoma are discussed.
PMCID: PMC2426852  PMID: 2371188
5.  The Ileo-Caecal Mass 
Postgraduate Medical Journal  1959;35(410):678-682.
PMCID: PMC2502036  PMID: 14437819
6.  The Genetics of the Blood-Groups 
Postgraduate Medical Journal  1954;30(340):58-61.
PMCID: PMC2500622  PMID: 13133804
7.  War Injuries of the Chest 
Postgraduate Medical Journal  1940;16(173):79-83.
PMCID: PMC2476903  PMID: 21313188
8.  The Treatment of Empyema 
Postgraduate Medical Journal  1935;11(111):28.7-55.
PMCID: PMC2476568

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