Professor Susan Walker is the Head of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology since 2016 and also the Director of Perinatal Medicine at Mercy Hospital for Women. She was awarded the Sheila Handbury Chair of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of Melbourne.
She is currently the Clinical Director of the Victorian Fetal Therapy Service, a 3 centre collaboration responsible for delivering fetal surgery services to the women of Victoria. She serves on numerous RANZCOG committees, including as Deputy Chair of the Women's Health Committee and Chair of the Maternal Fetal Medicine sub-specialty. She teaches at The University of Melbourne, La Trobe University and University of Papua New Guinea. Her research interests focus on improving the detection and management of fetal growth disorders, treatments for pre-eclampsia and prevention of stillbirth. She leads the Perinatal Sleep Research Group, in collaboration with Austin Health (Institute of Breathing and Sleep), identifying the potential impact of Obstructive Sleep Apnoea on perinatal outcomes.
Professor Walker has over 130 publications. Most are published in leading specialist journals of her field and in prestigious interdisciplinary journals. She currently holds three NHMRC grants with the total funding in excess of $1.5 million. Since 2011, Prof. Walker secured over $500,000 in additional philanthropic funding.
Professor Walker is currently Associate Editor for ANZJOG, the Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, which is the official journal for RANZCOG and also a peer reviewer for numerous grant panels and specialty journals.
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Association between maternal serum cytokine profiles at 7-10 weeks' gestation and birthwei..
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Diabetes & Antenatal Milk Expressing (Dame): A Randomised Controlled Trial Diabetes And Antenatal Milk Expressing (Dame) A Randomised Controlled Trial
Infants of women with diabetes in pregnancy have an increased risk of low blood sugar and other complications after birth and of developing ..
Displaying the 259 most recent scholarly works by Susan Walker.
The incidence of hypertensive disorders of pregnancy following sperm donation in IVF: an Australian state-wide retrospective cohort study.
Amber L Kennedy, Cathryn J Stern, Stephen Tong, Roxanne Hastie, Franca Agresta, Susan P Walker, Fiona C Brownfoot, Vivien MacLachlan, Beverley J Vollenhoven, Anthea C Lindquist
Journal article | 2019 | Human Reproduction
STUDY QUESTION: Does IVF using donor sperm increase the risk of hypertensive disorders of pregnancy and fetal growth restriction (..
Death associated protein kinase 1 (DAPK-1) is increased in preeclampsia
Cameron Yung, Teresa M MacDonald, Susan P Walker, Ping Cannon, Alesia Harper, Natasha Pritchard, Natalie J Hannan, Tu'uhevaha J Kaitu'u-Lino, Stephen Tong
Journal article | 2019 | Placenta
INTRODUCTION: Death associated protein kinase-1 (DAPK-1) is highly expressed in the placenta relative to all other human tissues. ..
Identification of the optimal growth charts for use in a preterm population: An Australian state-wide retrospective cohort study
Natasha L Pritchard, Richard J Hiscock, Elizabeth Lockie, Michael Permezel, Monica FG McGauren, Amber L Kennedy, Brittany Green, Susan P Walker, Anthea C Lindquist
Journal article | 2019 | PLOS Medicine
BACKGROUND: Preterm infants are a group at high risk of having experienced placental insufficiency. It is unclear which growth cha..
Predictive Value of the Signs and Symptoms Preceding Eclampsia: A Systematic Review.
Roxanne Hastie, Fiona C Brownfoot, Catherine A Cluver, Susan P Walker, Susanne Hesselman, Stephen Tong, Lina Bergman
Journal article | 2019 | Obstetrics & Gynecology
OBJECTIVE: To estimate the predictive value of signs and symptoms that occur before onset of eclampsia among pregnant women. DATA ..
Screening circulating proteins to identify biomarkers of fetal macrosomia.
Tess Cruickshank, Tu'uhevaha J Kaitu'u-Lino, Ping Cannon, Alesia Harper, Tuong-Vi Nguyen, Kirsten M Dane, Anna L Middleton, Valerie P Kyritsis, Roxanne Hastie, Stephen Tong, Susan P Walker, Teresa M MacDonald
Journal article | 2019 | BMC Research Notes
OBJECTIVE: Fetal macrosomia is a major risk factor for shoulder dystocia, which can lead to birth asphyxia, maternal and neonatal ..
The untapped potential of placenta-enriched molecules for diagnostic and therapeutic development
Carole-Anne Whigham, Teresa M MacDonald, Susan P Walker, Natalie J Hannan, Stephen Tong, Tu'uhevaha J Kaitu'u-Lino
Journal article | 2019 | Placenta
Pregnancy complications such as fetal growth restriction and preeclampsia are diseases with limited biomarkers for prediction, and..
Cerebral-placental-uterine ratio as novel predictor of late fetal growth restriction: prospective cohort study
TM Macdonald, L Hui, AJ Robinson, KM Dane, AL Middleton, S Tong, SP Walker
Journal article | 2019 | Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology
OBJECTIVES: Fetal growth restriction (FGR) is a major risk factor for stillbirth and most commonly arises from uteroplacental insu..
Blood-based biomarkers in the maternal circulation associated with fetal growth restriction
Stephen Tong, Tu'uhevaha Joy Kaitu'u-Lino, Susan Philippa Walker, Teresa Mary MacDonald
Journal article | 2019 | Prenatal Diagnosis
Fetal growth restriction (FGR) is associated with threefold to fourfold increased risk of stillbirth. Identifying FGR, through its..
STRIDER NZAus: a multicentre randomised controlled trial of sildenafil therapy in early-onset fetal growth restriction
KM Groom, LM McCowan, LK Mackay, AC Lee, G Gardener, J Unterscheider, R Sekar, JE Dickinson, P Muller, RA Reid, D Watson, A Welsh, J Marlow, SP Walker, J Hyett, J Morris, PR Stone, PN Baker
Journal article | 2019 | BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Customised growth charts in large-for-gestational-age infants and the association with emergency caesarean section rate
Natasha Pritchard, Anthea Lindquist, Richard Hiscock, Prerna Diksha, Susan P Walker, Michael Permezel
Journal article | 2019 | Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
A double blind, randomised, placebo-controlled trial to evaluate the efficacy of metformin to treat preterm pre-eclampsia (PI2 Trial): study protocol
Catherine Cluver, Susan P Walker, Ben W Mol, David Hall, Richard Hiscock, Fiona C Brownfoot, Tu'uhevaha J Kaitu'u-Lino, Stephen Tong
Journal article | 2019 | BMJ Open
Proton Pump Inhibitors and Preeclampsia Risk Among 157 720 Women A Swedish Population Register-Based Cohort Study
Roxanne Hastie, Lina Bergman, Catherin A Cluver, Anna Wikman, Natalie J Hannan, Susan P Walker, Anna-Karin Wikstrom, Stephen Tong, Susanne Hesselman
Journal article | 2019 | Hypertension
Proton Pump Inhibitors and Preeclampsia Risk Among 157 720 Women.
Roxanne Hastie, Lina Bergman, Catherin A Cluver, Anna Wikman, Natalie J Hannan, Susan P Walker, Anna-Karin Wikström, Stephen Tong, Susanne Hesselman
Journal article | 2019 | Hypertension
Preeclampsia is a hypertensive disorder of pregnancy with a high rate of maternal and neonatal morbidity and mortality. The only d..
Circulating adrenomedullin mRNA is decreased in women destined to develop term preeclampsia
Carole-Anne Whigham, Teresa M MacDonald, Susan P Walker, Natasha Pritchard, Natalie J Hannan, Roxanne Hastie, Natasha De Alwis, Ping Cannon, Vi Nguyen Tuong, Stephen Tong, Tu'uhevaha Kaitu'u-Lino
Journal article | 2019 | Pregnancy Hypertension
Incidence of Preeclampsia among Women Using Proton Pump Inhibitors during Pregnancy &It- A Swedish Population Register Based Cohort Study.
Roxanne Hastie, Bergman Lina, Catherine Cluver, Susan P Walker, Anna-Karin Wikstrom, Stephen Tong, Susanne Hesselman
Conference Proceedings | 2019 | REPRODUCTIVE SCIENCES
Beyond the headlines: Fetal movement awareness is an important stillbirth prevention strategy
Vicki Flenady, David Ellwood, Billie Bradford, Michael Coory, Philippa Middleton, Glenn Gardener, Ingela Radestad, Caroline Homer, Miranda Davies-Tuck, Della Forster, Adrienne Gordon, Katie Groom, Caroline Crowther, Sue Walker, Claire Foord, Jane Warland, Margaret Murphy, Joanne Said, Fran Boyle, Keelin O'Donoghue, et al.
Journal article | 2019 | Women and Birth
Circulating GATA2 mRNA is decreased among women destined to develop preeclampsia and may be of endothelial origin
Carole-Anne Whigham, Teresa M MacDonald, Susan P Walker, Natasha Pritchard, Natalie J Hannan, Ping Cannon, Vi Nguyen Tuong, Roxanne Hastie, Stephen Tong, Tu'uhevaha J Kaitu'u-Lino
Journal article | 2019 | Scientific Reports
INTERGROWTH-21st compared with GROW customized centiles in the detection of adverse perinatal outcomes at term.
Natasha Pritchard, Anthea Lindquist, Isabela Dos Anjos Siqueira, Susan P Walker, Michael Permezel
Journal article | 2018 | The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine
BACKGROUND: INTERGROWTH-21st charts provide standards for infants born under optimal pregnancy conditions. However, their validity..
Esomeprazole to treat women with preterm preeclampsia: a randomized placebo controlled trial
Catherine A Cluver, Natalie J Hannan, Erika van Papendorp, Richard Hiscock, Sally Beard, Ben W Mol, Gerhard B Theron, David R Hall, Eric H Decloedt, Marietjie Stander, Kim T Adams, Megan Rensburg, Pawel Schubert, Susan P Walker, Stephen Tong
Journal article | 2018 | American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pre-eclampsia is associated with altered expression of the renal sodium transporters NKCC2, NCC and ENaC in urinary extracellular vesicles
Chih-Chiang Hu, Marina Katerelos, Suet-Wan Choy, Amy Crossthwaite, Susan P Walker, Gabrielle Pell, Mardiana Lee, Natasha Cook, Peter F Mount, Kathy Paizis, David A Power
Journal article | 2018 | PLOS ONE
Assessing the sensitivity of placental growth factor and soluble fms-like tyrosine kinase 1 at 36 weeks' gestation to predict small-for-gestational-age infants or late-onset preeclampsia: a prospective nested case-control study
Teresa M MacDonald, Tran Chuong, Tu'uhevaha J Kaitu'u-Lino, Shaun P Brennecke, Richard J Hiscock, Lisa Hui, Kirsten M Dane, Anna L Middleton, Ping Cannon, Susan P Walker, Stephen Tong
Journal article | 2018 | BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth
Twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome neurodevelopmental follow-up study (neurodevelopmental outcomes for children whose twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome was treated with placental laser photocoagulation)
Christie Bolch, Michael Fahey, Dinah Reddihough, Katrina Williams, Susan Reid, Angela Guzys, Stephen Cole, Andrew Edwards, Alison Fung, Ryan Hodges, Ricardo Palma-Dias, Mark Teoh, Susan Walker
Journal article | 2018 | BMC Pediatrics
Delayed Versus Immediate Cord Clamping in Preterm Infants EDITORIAL COMMENT
William Tarnow-Mordi, Jonathan Morris, Adrienne Kirby, Kristy Robledo, Lisa Askie, Rebecca Brown, Nicholas Evans, Sarah Finlayson, Michael Fogarty, Val Gebski, Alpana Ghadge, Wendy Hague, David Isaacs, Michelle Jeffery, Anthony Keech, Martin Kluckow, Himanshu Popat, Lucille Sebastian, Kjersti Aagaard, Michael Belfort, et al.
Journal article | 2018 | Obstetrical & Gynecological Survey
Offering pregnant women different levels of genetic information from prenatal chromosome microarray: a prospective study
Jane L Halliday, Cecile Muller, Taryn Charles, Fiona Norris, Joanne Kennedy, Sharon Lewis, Bettina Meiser, Susan Donath, Zornitza Stark, George McGillivray, Melody Menezes, Sian K Smith, Della Forster, Susan Walker, Mark Pertile, David J Amor
Journal article | 2018 | European Journal of Human Genetics
Circulating mRNA Coding Adrenomedullin is Decreased in Women Destined to Develop Pre-Eclampsia and May Be of Placental and/or Endothelial Origin.
Carole-Anne Whigham, Teresa MacDonald, Sue Walker, Natalie Hannan, Ping Canon, Vi Nguyen Tuong, Stephen Tong, Tu'uhevaha Kaitu'u-Lino
Conference Proceedings | 2018 | REPRODUCTIVE SCIENCES
Severe placental insufficiency, acidemia and imminent stillbirth are associated with changes in circulating levels of mRNA coding NR4A2, RCBTB2 and EMP1
Stephen Tong, Clare Whitehead, Susan Walker, Gordon Lavinia, Jo Said, Katie Groom, Scott Petersen, Sean Seeho, Amanda Henry, Stefan Kane, Natalie Hannan, Owen Stock
Conference Proceedings | 2018 | AMERICAN JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY
STRIDER (Sildenafil TheRapy in dismal prognosis early onset fetal growth restriction): an international consortium of randomised placebo-controlled trials.
A Pels, LC Kenny, Z Alfirevic, PN Baker, Peter von Dadelszen, C Gluud, CT Kariya, BW Mol, AT Papageorghiou, AG van Wassenaer-Leemhuis, W Ganzevoort, KM Groom, undefined international STRIDER Consortium
Journal article | 2017 | BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth
BACKGROUND: Severe, early-onset fetal growth restriction due to placental insufficiency is associated with a high risk of perinata..
Delayed versus Immediate Cord Clamping in Preterm Infants
W Tarnow-Mordi, J Morris, A Kirby, K Robledo, L Askie, R Brown, N Evans, S Finlayson, M Fogarty, V Gebski, A Ghadge, W Hague, D Isaacs, M Jeffery, A Keech, M Kluckow, H Popat, L Sebastian, K Aagaard, M Belfort, et al.
Journal article | 2017 | New England Journal of Medicine
Reduced growth velocity across the third trimester is associated with placental insufficiency in fetuses born at a normal birthweight: a prospective cohort study
Teresa M MacDonald, Lisa Hui, Stephen Tong, Alice J Robinson, Kirsten M Dane, Anna L Middleton, Susan P Walker
Journal article | 2017 | BMC Medicine
Advising women with diabetes in pregnancy to express breastmilk in late pregnancy (Diabetes and Antenatal Milk Expressing [DAME]): a multicentre, unblinded, randomised controlled trial
Della A Forster, Anita M Moorhead, Susan E Jacobs, Peter G Davis, Susan P Walker, Kerri M McEgan, Gillian F Opie, Susan M Donath, Lisa Gold, Catharine McNamara, Amanda Aylward, Christine East, Rachael Ford, Lisa H Amir
Journal article | 2017 | The Lancet
Variable effect of maternal oral glucose load on circulating cell-free placental mRNAs
Teresa Mary MacDonald, Tu'uhevaha Joy Kaitu'u-Lino, Susan Philippa Walker, Kirsten Margaret Dane, Elizabeth Beatrice Lockie, Stephen Tong, Clare Louise Whitehead, Lisa Hui
Journal article | 2017 | The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine
Re: Self-weighing and simple dietary advice for overweight and obese pregnant women to reduce obstetric complications without impact on quality of life: a randomised controlled trial Reply
Elizabeth A McCarthy, Susan P Walker, Antony Ugoni, Martha Lappas, Omega Leong, Alexis Shub
Journal article | 2017 | BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Enoxaparin for the prevention of preeclampsia and intrauterine growth restriction in women with a history: a randomized trial
Katie M Groom, Lesley M McCowan, Laura K Mackay, Arier C Lee, Joanne M Said, Stefan C Kane, Susan P Walker, Thijs E van Mens, Natalie J Hannan, Stephen Tong, Larry W Chamley, Peter R Stone, Claire McLintock
Journal article | 2017 | American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Enoxaparin for the prevention of preeclampsia and intrauterine growth restriction in women with a prior history (the eppi trial): an open-label international multicentre randomized controlled trial
Katie Groom, Lesley McCowan, Laura MacKay, Joanne Said, Stefan Kane, Susan Walker, Saskia Middeldorp, Peter Stone, Claire McLintock
Conference Proceedings | 2017 | AMERICAN JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY
Balancing Patient Access to Fetoscopic Laser Photocoagulation for Twin-to-Twin Transfusion Syndrome With Maintaining Procedural Competence: Are Collaborative Services Part of the Solution?
Andrew G Edwards, Mark Teoh, Ryan J Hodges, Ricardo Palma-Dias, Stephen A Cole, Alison M Fung, Susan P Walker
Journal article | 2016 | Twin Research and Human Genetics
Self-weighing and simple dietary advice for overweight and obese pregnant women to reduce obstetric complications without impact on quality of life: a randomised controlled trial
EA McCarthy, SP Walker, A Ugoni, M Lappas, O Leong, A Shub
Journal article | 2016 | BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Identifying late-onset fetal growth restriction by measuring circulating placental RNA in the maternal blood at 28 weeks' gestation
Clare L Whitehead, Helen McNamara, Susan P Walker, Maria Alexiadis, Peter J Fuller, Daniel K Vickers, Natalie J Hannan, Roxanne Hastie, Laura Tuohey, Tu'uhevaha J Kaitu'u-Lino, Stephen Tong
Journal article | 2016 | American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Managing HBV in pregnancy. Prevention, prophylaxis, treatment and follow-up: position paper produced by Australian, UK and New Zealand key opinion leaders
Kumar Visvanathan, Geoff Dusheiko, Michelle Giles, May-Ling Wong, Nghi Phung, Susan Walker, Suong Le, Seng Gee Lim, Ed Gane, Meng Ngu, Winita Hardikar, Ben Cowie, Scott Bowden, Simone Strasser, Miriam Levy, Joe Sasaduesz
Journal article | 2016 | Gut
Pregnancy Hypertension: An International Journal of Women's Cardiovascular Health
Tu'uhevaha J Kaitu'u-Lino, Natalie J Hannan, Manarangi De Silva, Natalie Binder, Laura Tuohey, Ping Cannon, Stephen Tong
Journal article | 2015 | Pregnancy Hypertension: An International Journal of Women's Cardiovascular Health
Study protocol for a randomised controlled trial evaluating the efficacy of a telehealth program - management of asthma with supportive telehealth of respiratory function in pregnancy (MASTERY (c))
Elida Zairina, Michael J Abramson, Christine F McDonald, Jonathan Li, Thanuja Dharmasiri, Kay Stewart, Susan P Walker, Eldho Paul, Johnson George
Journal article | 2015 | BMC Pulmonary Medicine
Chorioamnionitis Occurring in Women With Preterm Rupture of the Fetal Membranes Is Associated With a Dynamic Increase in mRNAs Coding Cytokines in the Maternal Circulation
Owen Stock, Lavinia Gordon, Jada Kapoor, Susan P Walker, Clare Whitehead, Tu'uhevaha J Kaitu'u-Lino, Gabrielle Pell, Natalie J Hannan, Stephen Tong
Journal article | 2015 | Reproductive Sciences
Sofalcone Upregulates the Nuclear Factor (Erythroid-Derived 2)-Like 2/Heme Oxygenase-1 Pathway, Reduces Soluble fms-Like Tyrosine Kinase-1, and Quenches Endothelial Dysfunction Potential Therapeutic for Preeclampsia
Kenji Onda, Stephen Tong, Anzu Nakahara, Mei Kondo, Hideaki Monchusho, Toshihiko Hirano, Tu'uhevaha Kaitu'u-Lino, Sally Beard, Natalie Binder, Laura Tuohey, Fiona Brownfoot, Natalie J Hannan
Journal article | 2015 | Hypertension
Double blind, randomised, placebo-controlled trial to evaluate the efficacy of esomeprazole to treat early onset pre-eclampsia (PIE Trial): a study protocol
Catherine A Cluver, Susan P Walker, Ben W Mol, Gerard B Theron, David R Hall, Richard Hiscock, N Hannan, S Tong
Journal article | 2015 | BMJ Open
Effectiveness and safety of 1 vs 4 h blood pressure profile with clinical and laboratory assessment for the exclusion of gestational hypertension and pre-eclampsia: a retrospective study in a university affiliated maternity hospital
Elizabeth Anne McCarthy, Thomas A Carins, Yolanda Hannigan, Nadia Bardien, Alexis Shub, Susan P Walker
Journal article | 2015 | BMJ Open
Characterization of protocols for primary trophoblast purification, optimized for functional investigation of sFlt-1 and soluble endoglin
Tu'uhevaha J Kaitu'u-Lino, Stephen Tong, Sally Beard, Roxanne Hastie, Laura Tuohey, Fiona Brownfoot, Kenji Onda, Natalie J Hannan
Journal article | 2014 | Pregnancy Hypertension: An International Journal of Women's Cardiovascular Health
Successful external cephalic version does not confer a measurable increased risk of intrapartum cesarean section in modern obstetric practice
Elizabeth A McCarthy, Alexis Shub, Miranda Robinson, Renee McDowell, Michael Permezel, Susan P Walker
Journal article | 2014 | Acta Obstetricia Et Gynecologica Scandinavica
Safety and efficacy of antenatal milk expressing for women with diabetes in pregnancy: protocol for a randomised controlled trial
Della A Forster, Susan Jacobs, Lisa H Amir, Peter Davis, Susan P Walker, Kerri McEgan, Gillian Opie, Susan M Donath, Anita M Moorhead, Rachael Ford, Catharine McNamara, Amanda Aylward, Lisa Gold
Journal article | 2014 | BMJ Open
Peak plasma anti-Xa levels after first and third doses of enoxaparin in women receiving weight-based thromboprophylaxis following caesarean section: a prospective cohort study
RJ Hiscock, E Casey, SW Simmons, SP Walker, PA Newell
Journal article | 2013 | International Journal of Obstetric Anesthesia
Effects of Gefitinib, an Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Inhibitor, on Human Placental Cell Growth
Ulrika W Nilsson, Terrance G Johns, Tania Wilmann, Tu'uhevaha Kaitu'u-Lino, Clare Whitehead, Eva Dimitriadis, Ellen Menkhorst, Burcu Saglam, Yane Gao, Sameer A Greenall, Andrew W Horne, Stephen Tong
Journal article | 2013 | Obstetrics and Gynecology
Measuring thyroid peroxidase antibodies on the day nulliparous women present for management of miscarriage: a descriptive cohort study
Mathis Grossmann, Rudolf Hoermann, Claire Francis, Emma J Hamilton, Aye Tint, Tu'uhevaha Kaitu'u-Lino, Kent Kuswanto, Martha Lappas, Ken Sikaris, Jeffery D Zajac, Michael Permezel, Stephen Tong
Journal article | 2013 | Reproductive Biology and Endocrinology
Corin, an enzyme with a putative role in spiral artery remodeling, is up-regulated in late secretory endometrium and first trimester decidua
Tu'uhevaha J Kaitu'u-Lino, Louie Ye, Laura Tuohey, Evdokia Dimitriadis, Judith Bulmer, Peter Rogers, Ellen Menkhorst, Michelle Van Sinderen, Jane E Girling, Natalie Hannan, Stephen Tong
Journal article | 2013 | Human Reproduction
Meeting the challenge of interpreting high-resolution single nucleotide polymorphism array data in prenatal diagnosis: does increased diagnostic power outweigh the dilemma of rare variants?
D Ganesamoorthy, DL Bruno, G McGillivray, F Norris, SM White, S Adroub, DJ Amor, A Yeung, R Oertel, MD Pertile, C Ngo, AR Arvaj, S Walker, P Charan, R Palma-Dias, N Woodrow, HR Slater
Journal article | 2013 | BJOG
"A problem shared is a problem halved': success of a statewide collaborative approach to fetal therapy. Outcomes of fetoscopic laser photocoagulation for twintwin transfusion syndrome in Victoria
Mark Teoh, Sue Walker, Stephen Cole, Andrew Edwards
Journal article | 2013 | Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Placental Specific mRNA in the Maternal Circulation Are Globally Dysregulated in Pregnancies Complicated by Fetal Growth Restriction
Clare L Whitehead, Susan P Walker, Louie Ye, Sonali Mendis, Tu'uhevaha J Kaitu'u-Lino, Martha Lappas, Stephen Tong
Journal article | 2013 | Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism
Targeted Nanoparticle Delivery of Doxorubicin Into Placental Tissues to Treat Ectopic Pregnancies
Tu'uhevaha J Kaitu'u-Lino, Scott Pattison, Louie Ye, Laura Tuohey, Pavel Sluka, Jennifer MacDiarmid, Himanshu Brahmbhatt, Terrence Johns, Andrew W Horne, Jeremy Brown, Stephen Tong
Journal article | 2013 | Endocrinology
Serial self-weighing integrated into routine pregnancy care is welcomed by overweight and obese women but is insufficient to prevent obstetric complications or excess gestational weight gain: A randomised controlled trial
EA McCarthy, S Walker, A Ugoni, M Lappas, O Leung, A Shub
Conference Proceedings | 2013
Phase II single arm open label multicentre clinical trial to evaluate the efficacy and side effects of a combination of gefitinib and methotrexate to treat tubal ectopic pregnancies (GEM II): study protocol
Andrew W Horne, Monika M Skubisz, Ann Doust, W Colin Duncan, Euan Wallace, Hilary OD Critchley, Terrance G Johns, Jane E Norman, Siladitya Bhattacharya, Jill Mollison, Michael Rassmusen, Stephen Tong
Journal article | 2013 | BMJ Open
Pregnancy in a woman with proportionate (primordial) dwarfism: a case report and literature review.
CE Vance, M Desmond, A Robinson, J Johns, M Zacharin, R Savarirayan, K König, S Warrillow, SP Walker
Journal article | 2012 | Obstetric Medicine
Primordial dwarfism is a rare form of severe proportionate dwarfism which poses significant challenges in pregnancy. A 27-year-old..
Diagnostic Accuracy of Maternal Serum Macrophage Inhibitory Cytokine-1 and Pregnancy-Associated Plasma Protein-A at 6-10 Weeks of Gestation to Predict Miscarriage
Stephen Tong, Gene-Lyn Ngian, Joseph L Onwude, Michael Permezel, Burcu Saglam, Sarah Hay, Justin C Konje, Tim H Marczylo, Gabrielle Fleming, Susan P Walker, Martha Lappas
Journal article | 2012 | Obstetrics and Gynecology
Association between maternal serum cytokine profiles at 7-10 weeks' gestation and birthweight in small for gestational age infants
Harry M Georgiou, Yulinda S Thio, Chris Russell, Michael Permezel, Yujing J Heng, Stephen Lee, Stephen Tong
Journal article | 2011 | American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Placental HtrA3 Is Regulated by Oxygen Tension and Serum Levels Are Altered during Early Pregnancy in Women Destined to Develop Preeclampsia
Ying Li, Michelle Puryer, Eliane Lin, Kathryn Hale, Lois A Salamonsen, Ursula Manuelpillai, Stephen Tong, Weng Chan, Euan M Wallace, Guiying Nie
Journal article | 2011 | Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism
Is fetal growth restriction associated with a more severe maternal phenotype in the setting of early onset pre-eclampsia? A retrospective study.
Jane Weiler, Stephen Tong, Kirsten R Palmer
Journal article | 2011 | PLoS One
BACKGROUND: Both pre-eclampsia and fetal growth restriction are thought to result from abnormal placental implantation in early pr..
Maternal sleep deprivation, sedentary lifestyle and cooking smoke: Risk factors for miscarriage: A case control study.
Yasindu Samaraweera, Chrishantha Abeysena
Journal article | 2010 | Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
AIMS: To determine risk factors for miscarriage. METHODS: A case control study was carried out at the gynaecological wards and ant..
Amniotic fluid lamellar body concentration as a marker of fetal lung maturity at term elective caesarean delivery
Susan P Walker, Yvonne YC Chow, Antoni M Ugoni, James R Holberton, Carole L Smith, Michael J Permezel
Journal article | 2010 | Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Altered reference ranges for protein C and protein S during early pregnancy: Implications for the diagnosis of protein C and protein S deficiency during pregnancy
Joanne M Said, Vera Ignjatovic, Paul T Monagle, Susan P Walker, John R Higgins, Shaun P Brennecke
Journal article | 2010 | Thrombosis and Haemostasis
Two Corpora Lutea Seen at 6-13 Weeks' Gestation Infers Dizygosity Among Spontaneous Same-Sexed Dichorionic Twins
Jean Woo, Stephen Tong, Megan J Campbell, Leanne Wallace, Simon Meagher, Grant W Montgomery, Fay Chao, Weng Chan, Beverley Vollenhoven
Journal article | 2009 | Twin Research and Human Genetics
The prevalence of inherited thrombophilic polymorphisms in an asymptomatic Australian antenatal population
Joanne M Said, Shaun P Brennecke, Eric K Moses, Susan P Walker, Paul T Monagle, Janine Campbell, Valerie J Bryant, Anthony J Borg, John R Higgins
Journal article | 2008 | Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Proteomic analysis of human cervico-vaginal fluid displays differential protein expression in association with labor onset at term
Megan KW Di Quinzio, Harry M Georgiou, Sarah J Holdsworth-Carson, Mustafa Ayhan, Yujing J Heng, Susan P Walker, Gregory E Rice, Michael Permezel
Journal article | 2008 | Journal of Proteome Research
Proteomic analysis and characterisation of human cervico-vaginal fluid proteins
Megan KW Di Quinzio, Karen Oliva, Sarah J Holdsworth, Mustafa Ayhan, Susan P Walker, Gregory E Rice, Harry M Georgiou, Michael Permezel
Journal article | 2007 | Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Dizygotic to monozygotic twinning ratio at The Royal Women's Hospital, Melbourne 1947-1997, compared with Australian national twinning incidence.
Journal article | 2000 | Twin Research (2000)
The incidence of dizygotic (Dz) twinning can be used as an index of natural human fertility. A retrospective study was done at The..
Severe folate deficiency masquerading as the syndrome of hemolysis, elevated liver enzymes, and low platelets.
SP Walker, P Wein, BU Ihle
Journal article | 1997 | Obstetrics & Gynecology
BACKGROUND: Although folate deficiency is common in pregnancy, progression to megaloblastosis is not. Hemolytic anemia, thrombocyt..
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Honours, Awards and Fellowships
Head Of Dept & Chair Of Maternal Fetal Medicine
Obstetrics And Gynaecology Royal Women'S Hospital/Mercy
Consultative Council on Maternal & Perinatal Mortality, Victoria
Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
Diploma of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Institution not known
Bachelor of Medicine
Institution not known
Doctor of Medicine
University of Melbourne
Bachelor of Science
Institution not known