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Publications - Dr Andrew Pearce

  • Oliver JR and Pearce AP (1987) The Effect of Acute and Long Term Indapamide Administration on Atrial Natriuretic Factor. First Line Anti-Hypertensive Therapy: Role of Indapamide XVIth International Symposium, Bangkok. Supp. JAMA SEA April. 47-50.

  • Pearce AP, Lakin CL and Oliver JR (1987) Atrial Natriuretic Peptide (ANP) and Its Interaction with the Diuretic Frusemide. Endocrine Society of Australia, Sydney . (abstract)

  • Pearce AP, Menadue M and Oliver JR (1988) The Interaction of Diuretics with Atrial Natriuretic Polypeptide (ANP). 36th Annual Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand Meeting, Sydney. (abstract and talk)

  • Pearce AP and Oliver JR (1988) The Effects of Acute and Long Term Treatment with the Diuretic Frusemide on Atrial Natriuretic Peptide (ANP). 8th International Congress of Endocrinology. Kyoto, Japan.

  • Spinale FG, Pearce AP, Schulte BA and Crawford FA (1991) Ventricular Function and Na+/K+ ATPase Activity and Distribution with Chronic Supraventricular Tachycardia. Cardiovascular Research. 25: 138-144.

  • Spinale F, Clayton C, Pearce A, Zile M and Crawford (1991) Alterations in Na+/K+ ATPase Function and Glycoside Receptor Density Accompany Chronic Supraventricular Tachycardia (SVT) induced Cardiomyopathy. J Am Col Cardiology. 17: 2. Feb 1991 295A Supp. (presented at American College Cardiology Meeting May 1991; Atlanta, Georgia)

  • Douville EC, Kratz JM, Spinale FG, Alpert CA and Pearce AP (1992) Retrograde versus Antegrade Cardioplegia: Impact on Right Ventricular Function. Ann Thoracic Surgery. 54. 1: 56-61.

  • Pearce  AP (1999) Major Incident Plan: Royal Research Ship Bransfield and James Clark Ross. British Antarctic Survey, Cambridge, UK.

  • Caldicott DGE, Pearce AP, Price R, Croser D and Brophy B (2002) Not Just Another "Head Lac"… Low Velocity, Penetrating Intracranial Injuries for the Neurosurgically Uninitiated. Injury 2004.

  • Kent A and Pearce AP, A review of morbidity and mortality associated with falls from heights among patients presenting to a major trauma centre. EMA 18, 23-30 2006

  • F HG Bridgewater E T Aspinall J PM Booth R A Capps H JM Grantham A P Pearce B K Ritchie. Team Echo: The experience of an Australian emergency response team from the 2004 Asian tsunami (In Press Prehospital and disaster Medicine 2006 21.1, 45-52)

  • Greenwood J and Pearce A. The case for a Burns Assessment Team as part of the Burn Disaster Response for South Australia. Pre Hospital and Disaster Medicine 2006 21.1, 20-25)

  • DGE Caldicott, A Koukourou and A P Pearce, More Than Meets the Eye; A Further Complication of Taser™ Use Injury 2004

  • N A Edwards, DGE Caldicott, T Eliseo and  A Pearce, The Truth Hurts- Hard Lessons from an Australian Mass Casualty Exercise with Contaminated Patients in press EMA  April 2006.

  • Ritchie B and Pearce P. Acute Management of Tetanus Cases Post Tsunami, Banda Aceh, Indonesia. Microbiology Australia 26 4. 177-179. Nov 2005

  • JV Rosenfeld, JV Fitzgerald, M Kossmann, T Joseph, A Pearce, A Tan, G Gardner M and Shapira SC. Is the Australian hospital system adequately prepared for terrorism? MJA  183 11/12 567-570 Dec 2005

  • Pearce AP, Mark P, Gray N and Curry C. Responding to the Boxing Day Tsunami disaster in Aceh, Indonesia: Western and South Australian Contributions. EMA 18, 23-30 2006.

  • The State of Play – Clearing the Thoracolumbar Spine in Blunt Trauma Victims. M C Howes and A P Pearce submitted EMA awaiting print April 2006

  • The impact of drugs on road crashes, assaults and other trauma, a prospective trauma toxicology study