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Otago Medical School staff profiles

Professor Frank Frizelle

PositionProfessor
DepartmentDepartment of Surgery (UOC)
QualificationsMBChB MMedSc (Otago) FRACS
Research summaryColorectal surgery

Research

Frank is Professor of Colorectal Surgery at the University of Otago, Christchurch, Colorectal Surgeon at Christchurch Hospital with the Canterbury District Health Board, and Editor in Chief of the New Zealand Medical Journal. He trained in general surgery in New Zealand before undertaking post fellowship training in colorectal surgery at the Mayo Clinic, and Scotland.

Professor Frizelle's research interests are:

  • Management and outcomes of patients with colorectal diseases especially colorectal cancer, locally recurrent rectal cancer, anal cancer and diverticular disease
  • The role of surgery in the management of inflammatory bowel disease
  • Medical legal and publication issues related to medicine in general and surgery specifically.

Publications

Lau, Y. C., Jongerius, K., Wakeman, C., Heriot, A. G., Solomon, M. J., Sagar, P. M., … Frizelle, F. A. (2019). Influence of the level of sacrectomy on survival in patients with locally advanced and recurrent rectal cancer. British Journal of Surgery. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1002/bjs.11048

The PelvEx Collaborators, including Eglinton, T., Frizelle, F. A., & Wakeman, C. (2019). Surgical and survival outcomes following pelvic exenteration for locally advanced primary rectal cancer: Results from an international collaboration. Annals of Surgery, 269(2), 315-321. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000002528

Frizelle, F. (2019). [Review of the book Fat off: The right way: A clever and sustainable eating guide for weight loss and healthy living]. New Zealand Medical Journal, 132(1488), 69-70. Retrieved from https://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Frizelle, F. (2019). [Review of the book The art of recovery: Six personal journeys]. New Zealand Medical Journal, 132(1488), 71-72. Retrieved from https://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Frizelle, F. (2019). [Review of the book Mind that child: A medical memoir]. New Zealand Medical Journal, 132(1489), 109-110. Retrieved from https://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Chapter in Book - Research

Nguyen, T., & Frizelle, F. A. (2010). Invited commentary. In G. A. Santoro, A. P. Wieczorek & C. I. Bartram (Eds.), Pelvic floor disorders: Imaging and multidisciplinary approach to management. (pp. 679-684). Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-88-470-1542-5_89

Eglinton, T. W., & Frizelle, F. A. (2010). Investigation and management of complications after coloproctological surgery. In G. A. Santoro, A. P. Wieczorek & C. I. Bartram (Eds.), Pelvic floor disorders: Imaging and multidisciplinary approach to management. (pp. 713-723). Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-88-470-1542-5_93

Nyam, D. N., Frizelle, F. A., & Pemberton, J. H. (1998). Physiologic derangements of the rectum and anus. In T. A. Miller (Ed.), Modern Surgical Care. Physiologic Foundations and Clinical Applications, 2nd Edition. (pp. 702-727). St Louis, Missouri: Quality Medical Publishing.

Wolff, B. W., & Frizelle, F. A. (1998). Recurrent Diverticulitis Following Resection. In J. P. Welch, J. Cohen, W. Sardella & P. Vignati (Eds.), Diverticular Disease, Management of the Difficult Surgical Case, 1st edition. (pp. 343-351). Williams and Wilkins.

Frizelle, F. A., & Nelson, H. (1997). Psychological Factors of IBD including Sexual Function. In R. N. Allen, M. R. B. Keighley, J. Alexander-Williams, V. W. Fazio, S. Hanauer & J. M. Rhodes (Eds.), Inflammatory Bowel Disease, 3rd edition. (pp. 943-947). Churchill-Livingston.

Frizelle, F. A., & Nelson, H. (1995). Recurrent colon cancer. In S. D. Wexner & A. M. Vernava (Eds.), Clinical Decision Making in Colorectal Surgery. (pp. 389-395). New York: Igaku-Shoin.

Bower, T. C., Wolff, B. W., & Frizelle, F. A. (1995). Ischaemic cokitor. In Current Therapy. 5th edn. (pp. 182-186). St Louis: Mosby.

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Chapter in Book - Other

Frizelle, F. (2013). Surgery. In P. Joyce, G. Nicholls, K. Thomas & T. Wilkinson (Eds.), The Christchurch experience: 40 years of research and teaching. (pp. 60-66). Christchurch, New Zealand: University of Otago.

Frizelle, F., & Barclay, M. (2008). Constipation in adults. In C. Young (Ed.), Clinical evidence handbook: The international source of the best available evidence for effective health care. (pp. 167). UK: BMJ: Evidence Centre.

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Journal - Research Article

Lau, Y. C., Jongerius, K., Wakeman, C., Heriot, A. G., Solomon, M. J., Sagar, P. M., … Frizelle, F. A. (2019). Influence of the level of sacrectomy on survival in patients with locally advanced and recurrent rectal cancer. British Journal of Surgery. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1002/bjs.11048

The PelvEx Collaborators, including Eglinton, T., Frizelle, F. A., & Wakeman, C. (2019). Surgical and survival outcomes following pelvic exenteration for locally advanced primary rectal cancer: Results from an international collaboration. Annals of Surgery, 269(2), 315-321. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000002528

van Rij, A., Thomas, J., McKenzie, R., Diong, J., Frizelle, F., Snelling, J., & Anderson, L. (2018). Incidental findings during a surgical procedure: Patient and public perspectives. New Zealand Medical Journal, 131(1469), 20-31. Retrieved from https://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Buchwald, P., Hall, C., Davidson, C., Dixon, L., Dobbs, B., Robinson, B., & Frizelle, F. (2018). Improved survival for rectal cancer compared to colon cancer: The four cohort study. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 88(3), E114-E117. doi: 10.1111/ans.13730

Arnold, E. P., Losco, G., English, S., Frizelle, F., & Anthony, A. (2018). Symptoms of bowel dysfunction and their management after spinal cord injury in a New Zealand centre. New Zealand Medical Journal, 131(1475), 21-26. Retrieved from https://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Richards, S. J. G., Frizelle, F. A., Geddes, J. A., Eglinton, T. W., & Hampton, M. B. (2018). Frailty in surgical patients. International Journal of Colorectal Disease, 33(12), 1657-1666. doi: 10.1007/s00384-018-3163-y

Clarke, L., Abbott, H., Sharma, P., Eglinton, T. W., & Frizelle, F. A. (2018). Impact of restenting for recurrent colonic obstruction due to tumour ingrowth. BJS Open, 1(6), 202-206. doi: 10.1002/bjs5.34

Al-Busaidi, I. S., Bailey, T., Dobbs, B., Eglinton, T. W., Wakeman, C. J., & Frizelle, F. A. (2018). Complete resection of colorectal cancer with ovarian metastases combined with chemotherapy is associated with improved survival. ANZ Journal of Surgery. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/ans.14930

McCombie, A. M., Frizelle, F., Bagshaw, P. F., Frampton, C. M., Hewett, P. J., McMurrick, P. J., … on behalf of the ALCCaS Trial group. (2018). The ALCCaS Trial: A randomized controlled trial comparing quality of life following laparoscopic versus open colectomy for colon cancer. Diseases of the Colon & Rectum, 61(10), 1156-1162. doi: 10.1097/dcr.0000000000001165

Pal, A., Lal, R., & Frizelle, F. (2018). Aviation-based teamwork skills work for surgeons: Time for an 'aviation bundle'? ANZ Journal of Surgery, 88(12), 1231-1235. doi: 10.1111/ans.14892

Purcell, R. V., Visnovska, M., Biggs, P. J., Schmeier, S., & Frizelle, F. A. (2017). Distinct gut microbiome patterns associate with consensus molecular subtypes of colorectal cancer. Scientific Reports, 7, 11590. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-11237-6

Alamri, Y., Moon, D., Ah Yen, D., Wakeman, C., Eglinton, T., & Frizelle, F. (2017). Ten-year experience of splenic trauma in New Zealand: The rise of non-operative management. New Zealand Medical Journal, 130(1463), 11-18. Retrieved from https://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Rayen, J., Currie, T., Gearry, R. B., Frizelle, F., & Eglinton, T. (2017). The long-term outcome of anti-TNF alpha therapy in perianal Crohn's disease. Techniques in Coloproctology, 21(2), 119-124. doi: 10.1007/s10151-016-1578-4

Cross, A. J., Buchwald, P. L., Frizelle, F. A., & Eglinton, T. W. (2017). Meta-analysis of prophylactic mesh to prevent parastomal hernia. British Journal of Surgery, 104(3), 179-186. doi: 10.1002/bjs.10402

Gandhi, J., Davidson, C., Hall, C., Pearson, J., Eglinton, T., Wakeman, C., & Frizelle, F. (2017). Population-based study demonstrating an increase in colorectal cancer in young patients. British Journal of Surgery, 104(8), 1063-1068. doi: 10.1002/bjs.10518

Fischer, J., Dobbs, B., Dixon, L., Eglinton, T. W., Wakeman, C. J., Frizelle, F. A., on behalf of the New Zealand Malignant Polyp Study (NZ MAPS) Group, including Thompson-Fawcett, M. (2017). Management of malignant colorectal polyps in New Zealand. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 87(5), 350-355. doi: 10.1111/ans.13502

Fernando, C., Frizelle, F., Wakeman, C., Frampton, C., & Robinson, B. (2017). Colorectal multidisciplinary meeting audit to determine patient benefit. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 87(11), E173-E177. doi: 10.1111/ans.13366

Purcell, R. V., Pearson, J., Aitchison, A., Dixon, L., Frizelle, F. A., & Keenan, J. I. (2017). Colonization with enterotoxigenic Bacteroides fragilis is associated with early-stage colorectal neoplasia. PLoS ONE, 12(2), e0171602. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0171602

Marshall, J. R., Buchwald, P. L., Gandhi, J., Schultz, J. K., Hider, P. N., Frizelle, F. A., & Eglinton, T. W. (2017). Laparoscopic lavage in the management of Hinchey grade III diverticulitis: A systematic review. Annals of Surgery, 265(4), 670-676. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000002005

Buchwald, P., Dixon, L., Wakeman, C. J., Eglinton, T. W., & Frizelle, F. A. (2017). Hinchey I and II diverticular abscesses: Long-term outcome of conservative treatment. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 87(12), 1011-1014. doi: 10.1111/ans.13501

Purcell, R. V., Pearson, J., Frizelle, F. A., & Keenan, J. I. (2016). Comparison of standard, quantitative and digital PCR in the detection of enterotoxigenic Bacteroides fragilis. Scientific Reports, 6, 34554. doi: 10.1038/srep34554

Lee, Y., McCombie, A., Gearry, R., Frizelle, F. A., Vanamala, R., Leong, R. W., & Eglinton, T. (2016). Disability in restorative proctocolectomy recipients measured using the inflammatory bowel disease disability index. Journal of Crohn's & Colitis, 10(12), 1378-1384. doi: 10.1093/ecco-jcc/jjw114

Hopper, L., Eglinton, T. W., Wakeman, C., Dobbs, B. R., Dixon, L., & Frizelle, F. A. (2016). Progress in the management of retrorectal tumours. Colorectal Disease, 18(4), 410-417. doi: 10.1111/codi.13117

Keenan, J. I., Aitchison, A., Purcell, R. V., Greenlees, R., Pearson, J. F., & Frizelle, F. A. (2016). Screening for enterotoxigenic Bacteroides fragilis in stool samples. Anaerobe, 40, 50-53. doi: 10.1016/j.anaerobe.2016.05.004

Aitchison, A., Frizelle, F. A., & Keenan, J. I. (2016). PCR detection of the Bacteroides fragilis enterotoxin gene relies on robust primer design. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 54(1), 239-240. doi: 10.1128/jcm.02785-15

McCombie, A., Lee, Y., Vanamala, R., Gearry, R., Frizelle, F., Mckay, E., Williman, J., & Eglinton, T. (2016). Early postoperative complications have long-term impact on quality of life after restorative proctocolectomy. Medicine, 95(27), e3966. doi: 10.1097/md.0000000000003966

Wakeman, C., Keenan, J., Eteuati, J., Hollington, P., Eglinton, T., & Frizelle, F. (2016). Chemoprevention of colorectal neoplasia. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 87(12), E228-E232. doi: 10.1111/ans.13392

Buchwald, P., Diesing, L., Dixon, L., Wakeman, C., Eglinton, T., Dobbs, B., & Frizelle, F. (2016). Cohort study of mesenteric panniculitis and its relationship to malignancy. British Journal of Surgery, 103(12), 1727-1730. doi: 10.1002/bjs.10229

Siu, J., Lim, M., Fischer, J., Dobbs, B., Wakeman, C., Ing, A., & Frizelle, F. (2016). Ten-year review of gastrointestinal stromal tumours at a tertiary referral hospital in New Zealand. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 86(3), 162-166. doi: 10.1111/ans.12429

Cross, A. J., McCormick, J. J., Griffin, N., Dixon, L., Dobbs, B., & Frizelle, F. A. (2016). Malignancy and mesenteric panniculitis. Colorectal Disease, 18(4), 372-377. doi: 10.1111/codi.13154

Alamri, Y., Buchwald, P., Dixon, L., Dobbs, B., Eglinton, T., McCormick, J., Wakeman, C., & Frizelle, F. A. (2016). Salvage surgery in patients with recurrent or residual squamous cell carcinoma of the anus. European Journal of Surgical Oncology, 42(11), 1687-1692. doi: 10.1016/j.ejso.2016.05.006

Taylor, J., Dixon, L., Pascoe, R., Dobbs, B., Kennedy, R., & Frizelle, F. (2016). Elective surgical outcomes of patients in Christchurch, New Zealand. New Zealand Medical Journal, 129(1447), 64-71. Retrieved from http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Alamri, Y., Frizelle, F., Al-Mahrouqi, H., Eglinton, T., & Roberts, R. (2016). Surgical ward round checklist: Does it improve medical documentation? A clinical review of Christchurch general surgical notes. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 86(11), 878-882. doi: 10.1111/ans.13425

Reeves, M., Frizelle, F., Wakeman, C., & Parker, C. (2015). Acute colonic pseudo-obstruction in pregnancy. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 85, 728-733. doi: 10.1111/ans.13201

Wadsworth, P., Blackburne, H., Dixon, L., Dobbs, B., Eglinton, T., Ing, A., Mulder, R., Porter, R. J., Wakeman, C., & Frizelle, F. A. (2015). Does bowel preparation for colonoscopy affect cognitive function? Medicine, 94(44), e1823. doi: 10.1097/md.0000000000001823

Simcock, J. W., Armitage, J., Dixon, L., MacFarlane, K., Robertson, G. M., & Frizelle, F. A. (2014). Skin closure after laparotomy with staples or sutures: A study of the mature scar. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 84(9), 656-659. doi: 10.1111/ans.12257

Tyrer, P. C., Frizelle, F. A., & Keenan, J. I. (2014). Escherichia coli-derived outer membrane vesicles are genotoxic to human enterocyte-like cells. Infectious Agents & Cancer, 9, 2. doi: 10.1186/1750-9378-9-2

Sharma, P. V., Eglinton, T., Hider, P., & Frizelle, F. (2014). Systematic review and meta-analysis of the role of routine colonic evaluation after radiologically confirmed acute diverticulitis. Annals of Surgery, 259(2), 263-272. doi: 10.1097/sla.0000000000000294

Abbott, S., Eglinton, T. W., Ma, Y., Stevenson, C., Robertson, G. M., & Frizelle, F. A. (2014). Predictors of outcome in palliative colonic stent placement for malignant obstruction. British Journal of Surgery, 101(2), 121-126. doi: 10.1002/bjs.9340

Plunkett, M., Murray, M., Frizelle, F., Teague, L., Hinder, V., & Findlay, M. (2014). Colorectal adenocarcinoma cancer in New Zealand in those under 25 years of age (1997–2007). ANZ Journal of Surgery, 84(5), 371-375. doi: 10.1111/ans.12380

Goonerante, D., Gray, C., Lim, M., Dixon, L., Dobbs, B., Wakeman, C., Frizelle, F., for the Colorectal Lung Metastases Research Group (CRLMRG), including Thompson-Fawcett, M., Ho, C., & Dennett, E. (2013). Survival outcome in New Zealand after resection of colorectal cancer lung metastases. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 83(12), 959-962. doi: 10.1111/ans.12012

Lim, M., Sharma, P., Ing, A., Blackburne, H., Robinson, B., Dixon, L., Frampton, C., & Frizelle, F. (2013). Continued progress with stage III colorectal cancer: A triple cohort study. New Zealand Medical Journal, 126(1382). Retrieved from http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Parnaby, C. N., Barrow, E. J., Edirimanne, S. B., Parrott, N. R., Frizelle, F. A., & Watson, A. J. M. (2012). Colorectal complications of end-stage renal failure and renal transplantation: A review. Colorectal Disease, 14(4), 403-415. doi: 10.1111/j.1463-1318.2010.02491.x

McFarlane, K., Dixon, L., Wakeman, C. J., Robertson, G. M., Eglinton, T. W., & Frizelle, F. A. (2012). The process and outcomes of a nurse led colorectal cancer follow-up clinic. Colorectal Disease, 14(5), e245-e249. doi: 10.1111/j.1463-1318.2011.02923.x

Eglinton, T. W., Barclay, M. L., Gearry, R. B., & Frizelle, F. A. (2012). The spectrum of perianal Crohn's disease in a population-based cohort. Diseases of the Colon & Rectum, 55(7), 773-777. doi: 10.1097/DCR.0b013e31825228b0

Lim, G., Viney, S. K., Chapman, B. A., Frizelle, F. A., & Gearry, R. B. (2012). A prospective study of endoscopist-blinded colonoscopy withdrawal times and polyp detection rates in a tertiary hospital. New Zealand Medical Journal, 125(1356). Retrieved from http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Wilkes, A., Griffin, N., Dixon, L., Dobbs, B., & Frizelle, F. A. (2012). Mesenteric panniculitis: A paraneoplastic phenomenon? Diseases of the Colon & Rectum, 55(7), 806-809. doi: 10.1097/DCR.0b013e318252e286

Eglinton, T. W., Roberts, R., Pearson, J., Barclay, M., Merriman, T. R., Frizelle, F. A., & Gearry, R. B. (2012). Clinical and genetic risk factors for perianal Crohn's disease in a population-based cohort. American Journal of Gastroenterology, 107, 589-596. doi: 10.1038/ajg.2011.437

Bagshaw, P. F., Allardyce, R. A., Frampton, C. M., Frizelle, F. A., Hewett, P. J., McMurrick, P. J., … and the Australasian Laparoscopic Colon Cancer Study Group. (2012). Long-term outcomes of the Australasian randomized clinical trial comparing laparoscopic and conventional open surgical treatments for colon cancer: The Australasian Laparoscopic Colon Cancer Study trial. Annals of Surgery, 256(6), 915-919. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0b013e3182765ff8

Parnaby, C. N., Bailey, W., Balasingham, A., Beckert, L., Eglinton, T., Fife, J., Frizelle, F. A., Jeffery, M., & Watson, A. J. M. (2012). Pulmonary staging in colorectal cancer: A review. Colorectal Disease, 14(6), 660-670. doi: 10.1111/j.1463-1318.2011.02601.x

Ooi, K., Frizelle, F., Ong, E., & Faragher, I. (2012). Current practice in preoperative therapy and surgical management of locally advanced rectal cancer: A bi-national survey. Colorectal Disease, 14(7), 814-820. doi: 10.1111/j.1463-1318.2011.02813.x

Pitama, S., Cave, T., Huria, T., Lacey, C., Cuddy, J., & Frizelle, F. (2012). Exploring Maori health worker perspectives on colorectal screening. New Zealand Medical Journal, 125(1356). Retrieved from http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Fife, J., Raniga, S., Hider, P. N., & Frizelle, F. A. (2011). Folic acid supplementation and colorectal cancer risk: A meta-analysis. Colorectal Disease, 13(2), 132-137. doi: 10.1111/j.1463-1318.2009.02089.x

Allardyce, R. A., Bagshaw, P. F., Frampton, C. M., Frizelle, F. A., Hewett, P. J., Rieger, N. A., … Stevenson, A. R. L. (2011). Ethical issues with the disclosure of surgical trial short-term data. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 81(3), 125-131. doi: 10.1111/j.1445-2197.2010.05433.x

Westwood, D. A., Eglinton, T. W., & Frizelle, F. A. (2011). Routine colonoscopy following acute uncomplicated diverticulitis. British Journal of Surgery, 98, 1630-1634. doi: 10.1002/bjs.7602

Eglinton, T., Nguyen, T., Raniga, S., Dixon, L., Dobbs, B., & Frizelle, F. A. (2010). Patterns of recurrence in patients with acute diverticulitis. British Journal of Surgery, 97, 952-957. doi: 10.1002/bjs.7035

Keenan, J. I., Beaugie, C. R., Jasmann, B., Potter, H. C., Collett, J. A., & Frizelle, F. A. (2010). Helicobacter species in the human colon. Colorectal Disease, 12(1), 48-53. doi: 10.1111/j.1463-1318.2008.01672.x

Eglinton, T., Reilly, M., Chang, C., Barclay, M., Frizelle, F., & Gearry, R. (2010). Ileal disease is associated with surgery for perianal disease in a population-based Crohn's disease cohort. British Journal of Surgery, 97(7), 1103-1109. doi: 10.1002/bjs.7031

Sabanli, M., Balasingham, A., Bailey, W., Eglinton, T., Hider, P., & Frizelle, F. A. (2010). Computed tomographic colonography in the diagnosis of colorectal cancer. British Journal of Surgery, 97(8), 1291-1294. doi: 10.1002/bjs.7098

Allardyce, R. A., Bagshaw, P. F., Frampton, C. M., Frizelle, F. A., Hewett, P. J., Rieger, N. A., … for the Australasian Laparoscopic Colon Cancer Study Group. (2010). Australasian Laparoscopic Colon Cancer Study shows that elderly patients may benefit from lower postoperative complication rates following laparoscopic versus open resection. British Journal of Surgery, 97, 86-91. doi: 10.1002/bjs.6785

Kennedy, R., Lee, A., & Frizelle, F. A. (2010). Influence of general health and degree of surgical insult on long-term survival. British Journal of Surgery, 97, 782-788. doi: 10.1002/bjs.6960

Frizelle, F. A., Ing, A., Gearry, R. B., Whitehead, M., Faragher, I. G., & Dobbs, B. (2009). Immunomodulation does not alter histology in resected Crohn's disease. Techniques in Coloproctology, 13(4), 295-300. doi: 10.1007/s10151-009-0538-7

Sutherland, A. D., Faragher, I. G., & Frizelle, F. A. (2009). Intradermal injection of methylene blue for the treatment of refractory pruritus ani. Colorectal Disease, 11(3), 282-287. doi: 10.1111/j.1463-1318.2008.01587.x

Paddison, J. S., Booth, R. J., Cameron, L. D., Robinson, E., Frizelle, F. A., & Hill, A. G. (2009). Fatigue after colorectal surgery and its relationship to patient expectations. Journal of Surgical Research, 151(1), 145-152. doi: 10.1016/j.jss.2008.01.030

Heriot, A. G., Byrne, C. M., Lee, P., Dobbs, B., Tilney, H., Solomon, M. J., … Frizelle, F. (2008). Extended radical resection: The choice for locally recurrent rectal cancer. Diseases of the Colon & Rectum, 51(3), 284-291. doi: 10.1007/s10350-007-9152-9

Wakeman, C. J., Dobbs, B. R., Frizelle, F. A., Bissett, I. P., Dennett, E. R., Hill, A. G., & Thompson-Fawcett, M. W. (2008). The impact of splenectomy on outcome after resection for colorectal cancer: A multicenter, nested, paired cohort study. Diseases of the Colon & Rectum, 51, 213-217. doi: 10.1007/s10350-007-9139-6

Allardyce, R. A., Bagshaw, P. F., Frampton, C. M., Frizelle, F. A., Hewett, P. J., Rieger, N. A., … Stevenson, A. R. (2008). Australian and New Zealand study comparing laparoscopic and open surgeries for colon cancer in adults: Organization and conduct. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 78(10), 840-847. doi: 10.1111/j.1445-2197.2008.04678.x

Sutherland, A. D., Gearry, R. B., & Frizelle, F. A. (2008). Review of fecal biomarkers in inflammatory bowel disease. Diseases of the Colon & Rectum, 51(8), 1283-1291. doi: 10.1007/s10350-008-9310-8

Renaut, A. J., Raniga, S., Frizelle, F. A., Perry, R. E., & Guilford, L. (2008). A randomized controlled trial comparing the efficacy and acceptability of phospo-soda buffered saline (Fleet) with sodium picosulphate/magnesium citrate (Picoprep) in the preparation of patients for colonoscopy. Colorectal Disease, 10(5), 503-505.

Phitayakorn, R., Delaney, C. P., Reynolds, H. L., Champagne, B. J., Heriot, A. G., Neary, P., … International Anastomotic Leak Study Group, including Frizelle, F. A. (2008). Standardized algorithms for management of anastomotic leaks and related abdominal and pelvic abscesses after colorectal surgery. World Journal of Surgery, 32(6), 1147-1156. doi: 10.1007/s00268-008-9468-1

Munday, J. S., Frizelle, F. A., & Whitehead, M. R. (2008). Mismatch repair protein expression in ovine intestinal adenocarcinomas. Veterinary Pathology, 45(1), 3-6.

Hewett, P. J., Allardyce, R. A., Bagshaw, P. F., Frampton, C. M., Frizelle, F. A., Rieger, N. A., … Stevenson, A. R. (2008). Short-term outcomes of the Australasian randomized clinical study comparing laparoscopic and conventional open surgical treatments for colon cancer: The ALCCaS trial. Annals of Surgery, 248(5), 728-738.

Speake, D., Biyani, D., Frizelle, F. A., & Watson, A. J. (2007). Flat adenomas. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 77(1-2), 4-8.

Watson, A. J., Lolohea, S., Robertson, G. M., & Frizelle, F. A. (2007). The role of positron emission tomography in the management of recurrent colorectal cancer: A review. Diseases of the Colon & Rectum, 50(1), 102-114.

Gendall, K. A., Kennedy, R. R., Watson, A. J., & Frizelle, F. A. (2007). The effect of epidural analgesia on postoperative outcome after colorectal surgery. Colorectal Disease, 9(7), 584-598. doi: 10.1111/j.1463-1318.2007.01274.x

Ghosh, J., Eglinton, T., Frizelle, F. A., & Watson, A. J. (2007). Presacral tumours in adults. Surgeon, 5(1), 31-38.

Gendall, K. A., Raniga, S., Kennedy, R., & Frizelle, F. A. (2007). The impact of obesity on outcome after major colorectal surgery. Diseases of the Colon & Rectum, 50(12), 2223-2237.

Frizelle, F., & Barclay, M. (2006). Constipation in adults. Clinical Evidence, 15. Retrieved from http://clinicalevidence.bmj.com/ceweb/conditions/dsd/0413/0413.jsp

Roberts, R. L., Gearry, R. B., Allington, M. D. E., Morrin, H. R., Robinson, B. A., & Frizelle, F. A. (2006). Caspase recruitment domain-containing protein 15 mutations in patients with colorectal cancer. Cancer Research, 66(5), 2532-2535.

Jarvis, J., & Frizelle, F. (2006). Patients' complaints about doctors in surgical training. New Zealand Medical Journal, 119(1236). Retrieved from http://journal.nzma.org.nz/journal/119-1236/2026/content.pdf

Janes, S. E. J., Meagher, A., & Frizelle, F. A. (2006). Management of diverticulitis. BMJ, 332(7536), 271-275. doi: 10.1136/bmj.332.7536.271

Bax, K., Shedda, S., & Frizelle, F. (2006). The New Zealand mobile surgical bus service: What is it achieving? New Zealand Medical Journal, 119(1236). Retrieved from http://journal.nzma.org.nz/journal/119-1236/2025/content.pdf

Kelly, M. G., Frizelle, F. A., Thornley, P. T., Beckert, L., Epton, M., & Lynch, A. C. (2006). Inflammatory bowel disease and the lung: Is there a link between surgery and bronchiectasis? International Journal of Colorectal Disease, 21(8), 754-757.

Jarvis, J., Trivedi, S., Sheda, S., & Frizelle, F. A. (2006). Primary peritonitis in adults: Is it time to look for a better diagnostic classification? ANZ Journal of Surgery, 76(3), 127-129.

Hemmings, C. T., & Frizelle, F. A. (2006). Carcinosarcoma of the anus: Report of a case with immunohistochemical study and literature review. Pathology, 38(3), 264-267.

Watson, A. J., Smith, B. B., Whitehead, M. R., Sykes, P. H., & Frizelle, F. A. (2006). Malignant progression of anal intra-epithelial neoplasia. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 76(8), 715-717.

Lynch, A. C., & Frizelle, F. A. (2006). Colorectal motility and defecation after spinal cord injury in humans. Progress in Brain Research, 152, 335-343.

Frizelle, F., & Barclay, M. (2005). Constipation in adults. Clinical Evidence, 14, 557-566.

Robinson, B., Frizelle, F., Dickson, M., & Frampton, C. (2005). Colorectal cancer treated at Christchurch Hospital, New Zealand: A comparison of 1993 and 1998 cohorts. New Zealand Medical Journal, 118(1210). Retrieved from http://journal.nzma.org.nz/journal/118-1210/1323/content.pdf

Frizelle, F. A., & Colls, B. M. (2005). Hyponatremia and seizures after bowel preparation: Report of three cases. Diseases of the Colon & Rectum, 48(2), 393-396.

Frizelle, F. A., Gearry, R. B., Johnston, M., Barclay, M. L., Dobbs, B. R., Wise, C., & Troughton, W. D. (2004). Penile and clitoral stimulation for faecal incontinence: External application of a bipolar electrode for patients with faecal incontinence. Colorectal Disease, 6(1), 54-57. doi: 10.1111/j.1463-1318.2004.00543.x

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