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Research from Upper GI Surgery

 Benefits of Intra‐Operative Cholangiogram for Acute cholecystitis.

Surg Pract. Accepted Author Manuscript. https://doi.org/10.1111/1744-1633.12491

Askari, A., Riaz, A.A., Brittain, R., Zhou, J., Irwin, S. and Talbot, M. (2021)

Changes in Anthropometric Measures, Nutritional Indices and Gastrointestinal Symptoms Following One Anastomosis Gastric Bypass (OAGB) Compared with Roux-en-y Gastric Bypass (RYGB).

Obesity Surgery (2021)

Nazy Zarshenas, Linda Clare Tapsell, Marijka Batterham, Elizabeth Phillipa Neale & Michael Leonard Talbot

Roux-en-Y gastric bypass and gastric sleeve surgery result in long term bone loss.

Int J Obes (Lond). 2021 Jan;45(1):235-246. doi: 10.1038/s41366-020-00660-x. Epub 2020 Aug 26.

Malgorzata M BrzozowskaThach TranDana BliucJohn JorgensenMichael TalbotDouglas Fenton-LeeWeiwen ChenAngel HongAlex ViardotChris P WhiteTuan V NguyenNicholas PocockJohn A EismanPaul A BaldockJacqueline R Center.

Barrett’s Oesophagus and Bariatric/Metabolic Surgery-IFSO 2020 Position Statement.

Obes Surg. 2021 Jan 18. doi: 10.1007/s11695-020-05143-6. Online ahead of print.

Oliver M Fisher  1 , Daniel L Chan  1 , Michael L Talbot  1 , Almino Ramos  1 , Ahmad Bashir  1 , Miguel F Herrera  1 , Jacques Himpens  1 , Scott Shikora  1 , Kelvin D Higa  1 , Lilian Kow  1 , Wendy A Brown  2   3 DOI: 10.1007/s11695-020-05143-6.

Accuracy of hiatal hernia diagnosis in bariatric patients: Preoperative endoscopy versus intraoperative reference.


Daniel L Chan 1 2 3Simon K-H Wong 1Hon Ting Lok 1Jim Iliopoulos 2Michael L Talbot 2 3Annemarie Hennessy 2Enders K-W Ng 1

Mortality from esophagectomy for esophageal cancer across low, middle, and high-income countries: An international cohort study.

Eur J Surg Oncol doi:10.1016/j.ejso.2020.12.006.

Kamarajah, S. K. et al.

High-resolution impedance manometry and 24-hour multichannel intraluminal impedance with pH testing before and after sleeve gastrectomy: de novo reflux in a prospective series.

Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2021 Feb;17(2):329-337. doi: 10.1016/j.soard.2020.09.030. Epub 2020 Sep 23.PMID: 33153961

Tien Yew Chen, Daniel L Chan, Jason Maani, Jorgen Ferguson, Michael Talbot. 

Comparison of Outcomes Following Revisional Laparoscopic Gastric Band, Sleeve Gastrectomy and Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass. (2020) 

Riaz AA*, Singh K, Askari A, Ferguson J and Talbot ML


The Relationship Between Bariatric Surgery and Diet Quality: a Systematic Review. (2020) 

Obes Surg. 2020 Jan 15. doi: 10.1007/s11695-020-04392-9. [Epub ahead of print]

Zarshenas N, Tapsell LC, Neale EP, Batterham M, Talbot ML


Minimally invasive Venetian blinds ventral hernia repair with botulinum toxin chemical component separation. (2019)



Management of Zenker’s diverticulum using flexible endoscopy. (2019) 

Fan HS, Stavert B, Chan DL, Talbot ML. | VideoGIE 4(2):87-90 01 Feb 2019. 


Simultaneous laparoscopic ‘Venetian blinds’ closure and mesh-reinforced ventral hernia repair with revision of gastric band to bypass. (2018)

Chan DL, Talbot ML. | Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases 14(2):245-246 01 Feb 2018.


Portomesenteric vein thrombosis in sleeve gastrectomy: a 10-year review. (2018)

S Tan et al. | Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases Volume 14, Issue 3, March 2018, Pages 271-275.


Laparoscopic Enucleation of Schwannoma Masquerading as a Leiomyoma. (2017)

H., RAHMAN, A., TALBOT, M. | Journal of Medical Cases, North America, 8, jul. 2017.


Subspecialty approach for the management of acute cholecystitis: an alternative to acute surgical unit model of care. (2017)

Sonia Tran, Vincent Choi, Kirsten Hepburn, Nathan Hewitt, Joel Zhou, Daniel L. Chan, Michael L. Talbot. | ANZ J.


Successful management of perforated duodenal diverticulum by use of endoscopic drainage. (2017)

Howard S. Fan, Michael L. Talbot. Video GIE.


A multicenter international registry of redo per-oral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) after failed POEM. (2016)

Michael Talbot and 18 authors. Gastrointestinal endoscopy. | October 2016: 57 DOI: 10.1016/j.gie.2016.10.015


Update on Therapeutic Interventions for the Management of Achalasia. (2016)

Nishmi Gunasingam, Adam Perczuk, Michael Talbot, Arthur Kaffes and Payal Saxena. | Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. doi: 10.1111/jgh.13408


Energy Adaptations Persist 2 Years After Sleeve Gastrectomy and Gastric Bypass. (2016)

Tam CS, Rigas G, Heilbronn LK, Matisan T, Probst Y, Talbot M. | Obes Surg. 2016 Feb; 26: 459–463.


Endoscopic modalities for upper gastrointestinal leaks, fistulae and perforations. (2015)

Talbot M, Yee G, Saxena P. | ANZ J Surg. 2015 Nov.


Inequalities of access to bariatric surgery in Australia (2014)

Michael Edye and Michael L. Talbot | Medical Journal (August 2014); 201 (9): 502-503


Synchronous ventral hernia repair in bariatric patients (2014)

D.L. Chan and M.L. Talbot | Obesity Surgery; 84(7-8), 581-583. doi:10.1111/ans.12174


Hyperammonemic encephalopathy complicating bariatric surgery; a case study and review of the literature. (2014)

Estrella, G. Yee, B. Wilcken, M. Tchan & M. Talbot | Official Journal of the American Society for Bariatric Surgery, 10, e35-8


A histologic evaluation of the laparoscopic adjustable gastric band capsule by tissue sampling during sleeve gastrectomy performed at different time points after band removal. (2014)

M.H.L Tan, G.Y.W Yee, J.O Jorgensen, V. Kuzinkovas, M.L Talbot, K.W Loi, A.J. Gill | Official Journal of the American Society for Bariatric Surgery, 10, 620-625


Comment on: Revision LAGB to RYGBP in patients with BMI<35: Not yet ready for prime time. (2014)

M.L. Talbot | Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases. doi: 10.1016/j.soard.2014.04.026


Simultaneous ventral hernia repair in bariatric surgery. (2013)

D.L Chan, M.L Talbot, Z. Chen & S.C.M Kwon | ANZ Journal of Surgery, 84(7-8), 581-583. doi: 10.1111/ans.12174


The effect of obesity on intrahepatic cytokine and chemokine expression in chronic hepatitis C infection. (2010)

Palmer, T. Corpuz, M. Guirguis, S. O’Toole, K. Yan, Y. Bu, A. Zekry | A. Gut, 59(3), 397-404. doi:10.1136/gut.2008.165316


Revisional Bariatric Surgery. (2009)

C.S.H Lim, V. Liew, M.L. Talbot, J.O Jorgensen & K.W. Loi | Obesity Surgery, 19(7), 827-832. doi:10.1007/s11695-008-9750-1


Treatment of Upper Gastrointestinal Leaks With a Removable, Covered, Self-expanding Metallic Stent. (2009)

Babor, M.L Talbot & Tyndal |Surgical Laparoscopy, Endoscopy & Percutaneous Techniques, 19(1), e1-e4. doi:10.1097/SLE.0b013e318196c706


Staged Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy Followed by Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass for Morbidly Obese Patients: A Risk Reduction Strategy. (2008)

O Ou Yang, K. Loi, V. Liew, M. Talbot & J. Jorgensen | Obesity Surgery, 18(12), 1575-1580. doi:10.1007/s11695-008-9554-3


Improving outcomes for operable pancreatic cancer: Is access to safer surgery the problem? (2008)

D.K Chang, N.D. Merrett, A.V Biankin |Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology , 23(7pt1), 1036-1045. doi:10.1111/j.1440-1746.2008.05471.x


Efficacy of Surgery in the Management of Obesity Related Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (2007)

S.S.H. Gan, M.L. Talbot, J.O. Jorgensen | Journal of Surgery, 77(11), 958-962. doi:10.1111/j.1445-2197.2007.04290.x


Total dorsal pancreatectomy for intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm in a patient with pancreas divisum. (2005)

M.L. Talbot, A.K. Foulis & C.W. Imrie | Pancreatology, 5, 285-288


Hepatic portal vein gas as a complication of cryotherapy (2005)

M.J. Alfredson, A.J. Brooks, M.L. Talbot & D.L. Morris | HPB, 7(2), 159-160.doi:10.1080/13651820410016679


Difficulties in provision of bariatric surgical services to the morbidly obese. (2005)

M.L. Talbot, J. Jorgensen & K. Loi | Medical Journal of Australia, 182, 344-347


Gastroduodenal ulceration following hepatic arterial chemotherapy: the role of methylene blue endoscopy in the investigation of pain. (2002)

M.L. Talbot, J.R. Clark, P.R. Clingan & D.L. Morris | HPB, 4, 29-34.


Reduced use of drains following axillary lymphadenectomy for breast cancer. (2002)

M.L. Talbot & C.J. Magarey | ANZ journal of surgery, 72, 488-490.


Reoperative surgery for recurrent or persistent primary hyperparathyroidism: comment. (1999)

M.L. Talbot, C.J. Magarey & T.H. Diamond | The Australian and New Zealand journal of surgery, 69, 395-396.