Professor Andreas Obermair MDVIE, FRANZCOG, CGO Referral
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Clinical Research

Wills A, Obermair A. A review of complications associated with the surgical treatment of vulvar cancer. Gynecol Oncol. 2013 Jul 14. doi:pii: S0090-8258(13)00997-9. 10.1016/j.ygyno.2013.07.082. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 23863358.

Hackethal A, Brennan DJ, Land R, Nascimento M, Nicklin J, Obermair A. Feasibility and outcomes of ureteroureterostomy and extravesical ureteroneocystostomy as part of radical surgery for infiltrating gynecologic disease. Int J Gynecol Cancer. 2013 Jul;23(6):1139-45.

Fung JN, Jeffery PL, Lee JD, Seim I, Roche D, Obermair A, Chopin LK, Chen C. Silencing of ghrelin receptor expression inhibits endometrial cancer cell growth in vitro and in vivo. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. 2013 Jul;305(2):E305-13.

Kondalsamy-Chennakesavan S, Obermair A. Differentiating stage I epithelial ovarian cancer from benign disease in women with adnexal tumours using biomarkers or the ROMA algorithm. Gynecol Oncol. 2013 Aug;130(2):400.

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Translational Research

Healey CS, Ahmed S; ANECS; AOCS Management Group, O'Mara TA, Ferguson K; LES,  Lambrechts D, Garcia-Dios DA, Vergote I, Amant F; NSECG, Howarth K, Gorman M, Hodgson S, Tomlinson I; PECS, Yang HP, Lissowska J, Brinton LA, Chanock S, Garcia-Closas M; SASBAC, Hall P, Liu J; SEARCH, Shah M, Pharoah PD, Thompson DJ;  WISE, Rebbeck TR, Strom BL, Dunning AM, Easton DF, Spurdle AB. Breast cancer susceptibility polymorphisms and endometrial cancer risk: a Collaborative Endometrial Cancer Study. Carcinogenesis. 2011 Dec;32(12):1862-6. 

Fung JN, Seim I, Wang D, Obermair A, Chopin LK, Chen C. Expression and in vitro functions of the ghrelin axis in endometrial cancer. Horm Cancer. 2010 Oct;1(5):245-55. 

Helland Å, Anglesio MS, George J, Cowin PA, Johnstone CN, House CM, Sheppard  KE, Etemadmoghadam D, Melnyk N, Rustgi AK, Phillips WA, Johnsen H, Holm R, Kristensen GB, Birrer MJ; Australian Ovarian Cancer Study Group, Pearson RB, Børresen-Dale AL, Huntsman DG, deFazio A, Creighton CJ, Smyth GK, Bowtell DD. Deregulation of MYCN, LIN28B and LET7 in a molecular subtype of aggressive high-grade serous ovarian cancers. PLoS One. 2011 Apr 13;6(4):e18064.Nagle CM, Olsen CM, Webb PM, Jordan SJ, Whiteman DC, Green AC; Australian Cancer Study Group; Australian Ovarian Cancer Study Group. Endometrioid and clear cell ovarian cancers: a comparative analysis of risk factors. Eur J Cancer. 2008 Nov;44(16):2477-84. Epub 2008 Aug 15.

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Tumour Angiogenesis

Mayerhofer K, Lozanov P, Bodner K, Bodner-Adler B, Obermair A, Kimberger O, Czerwenka K. Ki-67 and vascular endothelial growth factor expression in uterine leiomyosarcoma. Gynecol Oncol 2004;92:175-9.

Stimpfl M, Tong D, Fasching B, Schuster E, Obermair A, Leodolter S, Zeillinger R.Vascular endothelial growth factor splice variants and their prognostic value in breast and ovarian cancer. Clin Cancer Res 2002;8:2253-9.

Bachtiary B, Selzer E, Knocke TH, Poetter R, Obermair A: Serum VEGF levels in patients undergoing primary radiotherapy for cervical cancer: impact on progression-free survival. Cancer Lett. 2002 May 28;179(2):197-203

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Other Areas of Research

Obermair A. Is surgical literature relevant? Int J Gynecol Cancer. 2010 Nov;20(8):1300.

Hammond I, Taylor J, Obermair A, McMenamin P. The anatomy of complications workshop: an educational strategy to improve the training and performance of fellows in gynecologic oncology. Gynecol Oncol 2004;94:769-73.

Janda M, Stanek C, Newman B, Obermair A, Trimmel M: Impact of videotaped information on frequency and confidence of breast self-examination. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2002;73:37-43.

Umek WH, Laml T, Stutterecker D, Obermair A, Leodolter S, Hanzal E: The Urethra During Pelvic Floor Contraction: Observations on Three-Dimensional Ultrasound. Obstet Gynecol 2002; 100:796-800.

Schindl M, Birner P, Obermair A, Kiesel L, Wenzl R: Increased microvessel density in adenomyosis uteri. Fertil Steril 2001; 75: 131-135.

Hefler L, Obermair A, Husslein P, Kainz C, Tempfer C: Vascular endothelial growth factor serum levels in pregnancy and preeclampsia. Acto Obstet Gynecol Scand 2000; 79: 77-78.

Kurz CHernandez E, Obermair A, Hoskins PJ, Magrina JF, McLellan R. Controversies in the management of endometrial cancer. Obstet Gynecol Int. 2010;2010. pii: 894587. Epub 2010 Aug 19., Salzer H, Arbeiter K, Obermair A, Salzer HR, Lohninger A: L-Carnitin-Betamethason Kombinationstherapie versus alleiniger Betamethasontherapie als Prophylaxe des Atemnotsyndroms. Z Geburtsh Perinat. 1993; 197: 215-219. [German]

Aichberger L, Boldizsar B, Herczeg S, Obermair A, Plckinger B, Strohmer H, Vatanparast S, Kemeter P, Feichtinger F: Die vaginosonografische Beobachtung von Uteruskontraktionen beim Embryotransfer und ihre Relevanz im Hinblick auf den Behandlungserfolg; Geburtshilfe und Frauenheilkunde 1991; 51: 27-30. [German]

Obermair A: Die Erstellung einer gynkologisch-onkologischen Patientendatei fr die Nachsorge; Wiener Klin. Wochenschrift 1991; 103: 371-373. [German]

Seifert M, Adler A, Obermair A, Hartmann B, Denison U, Kubista E, Sevelda P: Mglichkeiten und Ziele der Tumornachsorge beim Mammakarzinom. Gynkol Geburtsh Rundsch 1991; 31: 309-311. [German]

Reviews and Book Chapters

Hernandez E, Obermair A, Hoskins PJ, Magrina JF, McLellan R. Controversies in the management of endometrial cancer. Obstet Gynecol Int. 2010;2010. pii: 894587. Epub 2010 Aug 19.

Obermair A: Angiogenese und Prognose beim Mammakarzinom. In: Prognostische und therapierelevante Faktoren beim Mammakarzinom. Ergebnisse einer Konsensuskonferenz. S. Classen, H. Graeff, F. Jnicke, H. Sauer, W. Wilmanns (Hrsg.). Excerpta Oncologica Vol 6, pp 101-109. Novartis Pharma Verlag, Nrnberg 1997. [German]

Obermair A, Preyer O, Leodolter S: Angiogenese in Gynkologie und Geburtshilfe. Wien Klin Woschr 1999; 111: 262-277.

Obermair A, Preyer O, Leodolter S: Tumor angiogenesis and its relation to prognosis in epithelial ovarian cancer. CME Journal of Gynecologic Oncology 1999; 4: 169-177.

Obermair A, Preyer O, Bachtiary B: Angiogenesis in cervical cancer. CME Journal of Gynecologic Oncology 2001; 6:184-191.