Paediatric Surgery


  1. Hadley GP. Transporting the surgically ill neonate.   Specialists Forum 2002:September;26-28
  2. Hadley GP, Govender D, Landers G. Malignant solid tumours in neonates:  An African perspective.  Pediatric Surgery International 2002:18;653-657
  3. Kuremu RT, Hadley GP, Wiersma R. Gastro-intestinal tract perforation in neonates:  an experience with 54 cases.  Afr Med J 2003:80(9);452-455
  4. Ramburan A, Chetty R, Hadley GP, Naidoo R, Govender D. Microsatellite analysis of the DCC gene in nephroblastomas:  pathologic correlations and prognostic implications.  Modern Pathology 2004:17(1);89-95.
  5. Hadley GP. Common problems in paediatric surgery:  A guide for physicians and generalists. Ped Med 2004: February
  6. Kuremu RT, Hadley GP, Wiersma R. Neonatal gastric perforation.  Afr Med J 2004:81(1)56-58
  7. Hadley GP, Govender D, Landers G. Primary tumours of the liver:  An African perspective.  Paediatric Surgery International 2004:20;314-318.  Published online 18th May 2004 http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00383
  8. Wiersma R, Hadley GP. Minimizing surgery in complicated intussusceptions in the Third World.  Pediatric Surgery International  2004:20(3);215-217
  9. Moore SW, Millar AJW, Hadley L, Ionescu G, Kruger M, Poole J, Stones D, Wainwright L, Chitnis M, Wessels G. Hepatocellular carcinoma and liver tumours in South African children:  A case for increased prevalence.  Cancer2004:101(3);642-649.
  10. Hadley GP. The paediatric surgeon in Africa: Luxury or necessity?  East & Central African Journal of Surgery 2004:9(2);104-109.
  11. Ramburan A, Oladiran F. Smith C, Hadley GP, Govender D. Microsatellite analysis of the adenomatous polyposis coli (APC) gene and immunoexpression of b-catenin in nephroblastomas:  a study including 83 cases treated with preoperative chemotherapy.  Journal of Clinical Pathology 2005:58(1);44-50
  12. Moore SW, Sidler D, Hadley GP. Anorectal malformations in Africa.  South African Journal of Surgery 2005:43(4);174-175
  13. Ramburan A, Hadley GP, Govender D. Expression of E-cadherin-11, a, b and g-catenins in nephroblastomas:  relationship with clinicopathological parameters, prognostic factors and outcome.  Pathology 2006:38(1);39-44
  14. Hadley GP, Mars M. Hypertension in a cohort of African children with renal tumours.  Pediatr Surg Int 2006:22(3);219-223.
  15. Hadley GP, Shaik AS. The morbidity and outcome of surgery in children with large pre-treated Wilms’ tumour:  Size matters.  Ped Surg Int 2006:22(5); 409-412.
  16. Oosthuizen GV, Harrower JE, Hadley GP. Psoas abscess in children:  making the diagnosis.  Tropical Doctor  2006:36; 246-247
  17. Hadley GP, Mars M. Snakebites in children in Africa:  a practical approach to management.  Surgery in Africa:  Monthly Review August 2006.  http://www.utoronto.ca/ois/SIA.htm
  18. Kuremu RT, Hadley GP, Wiersma R. Gastro-intestinal tract perforation in neonates:   Tropical Doctor 2007:37; 1-3
  19. Hadley GP. Pediatric Oncology:  looking ahead.   Journal of the Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons 2007:12(3); 107-108
  20. Holzinger TT, Shaik AS, Hadley GP. The role of nutritional intervention in children with nephroblastoma.   South African Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2007:20(3);96-99
  21. Maharaj NR, Nimako D, Hadley GP. Multimodal therapy for the initial management of genital embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma in childhood.   International Journal of Gynaecolic Cancer 2008: 18(1);190-192
  22. Mars M, Hadley GP. Postgraduate medical education in paediatric surgery:  Videoconferencing a possible solution for Africa.  Pediatric Surgery International  2008:24(2);223-226
  23. Hadley GP.   Perspectives on congenital malformations in the Third World.  African Journal of Paediatr Surgery  2008:5(1);1-2
  24. Moore SW, Numanoglu A, Hadley GP, Kruger M, Poole J, Stones D, Wainwright L, Chitnis M, Wessels G. Malignant liver tumours in South African children.  World Journal of Surgery  2008:32;1389-1395
  25. Moore SW, Alexander A, Sidler D, Alves J, Hadley GP et al. The spectrum of anorectal malformations in Africa.  Journal of  Pediatric Surgery 2008:24(6);677-683
  26. Hadley GP, Sekabira J. The outcome of gastroschisis:  A Third World perspective.  Pediatric Surgery International 2009:25;327-329
  27. Hadley GP, Naude F. Malignant solid tumour, HIV infection and tuberculosis in children:  an unholy triad.  Pediatric Surgery International 2009:25;697-701
  28. Hadley GP, Sheik-Gafoor MH, Buckels NJ. The management of nephroblastoma with cavo-atrial disease at presentation:  experience from a developing country.  Pediatric Surgery International 2010:26; 1169-1172
  29. Hadley GP, Sheik-Gafoor MH. Clear cell sarcoma of the kidney (CCSK) in children;  experience in a developing country.  Pediatric Surgery International  2010:26;345-348
  30. Hadley GP, Ramdial PK, Sing Y. Paediatric intussusception caused by acquired immunodeficiency syndrome-associated Kaposi sarcoma.    Pediatric Surgery International  2010:26;783-787
  31. Hadley GP. Can surgeons fill the void in the management of children with solid tumours in “not developing” countries.  Pediatric Blood and Cancer 2010:55;16-17
  32. Ramdial PK, Hadley GP, Sing Y. Spinal cord compression due to Wilms tumour.  Pediatric Surgery International 2010:26;349-353
  33. Moore SW, Kirsten M, Muller EW, Numanoglu A, Chitnis M, Le Grange E, Banieghbal B, Hadley GP. Retrospective surveillance of intussusception in South Africa, 1998-2003.  The Journal  of Infectious Diseases2010:202;Suppl1; S156-S161
  34. Ramdial PK, Sing Y, Deonarain J, Hadley GP, Singh B. Cutaneous Epstein-Barr virus-associated leiomyosarcoma:  tocsin of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome in two children.  American Journal of Dermatopathology2011:33(4);392-396
  35. Hadley GP, Mars M. e-Education in Paediatric Surgery:  a role for recorded seminars in areas of low bandwidth in sub-Saharan Africa.  Pediatric Surgery International  2011:27;407-410
  36. Saula P, Hadley GP. Hypertrophic pyloric stenosis in the Third World.   Tropical Doctor 2011:41;204-210
  37. Ntloko S, Sing Y, Gounden A, Naidoo M, Hadley GP, Ramdial PK, Madiba TE. Intestinal inflammatory myofibroblastic tumour.  South African Journal of Surgery 2011:49(4);190-192
  38. Ramdial PK, Sing Y, Deonarain J, Vaubell JI, Naicker S, Sydney C, Hadley GP, Singh G, Kiratu E, Gundry B, Sewram V. Extra-uterine myoid tumours in patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome:  A clinico-pathological re-appraisal.  Histopathology 2011:59;1122-1134
  39. Saula PW, Hadley GP. Paediatric non-Wilms’ renal tumours:  A Third World experience.  World J Surg 2012:36;565-572
  40. Hadley GP, Rouma BS, El Din Y. Challenge of paediatric oncology in Africa.  Seminars in Paediatric Surgery.  2012;21:136-141
  41. Aronson D, Maharaj A, Sheik-Gafoor MH, Hadley GP. The results of treatment of children with metastatic Wilms tumour (WT) in an African setting – do liver metastases have a negative impact on survival?  Pediatric Blood & Cancer 2012;59(2):391-394
  42. Israels T, Moreira C , Scanlan T, Molyneux EM, Kampondeni S, Hesseling PB, Heij HA,
  43. Borgstein E, Vujanic GM, Pritchard-Jones K, Hadley GP SIOP PODC – Practical recommendations for the management of children with a Wilms tumour in a very resource limited setting.  Pediatric Blood & Cancer  2013;60(1):5-11
  44. Hadley GP, Mars M, Ramdial PK. Bilateral Wilms’ tumour in a developing country; a descriptive study. Pediatric Surgery International   2013;29(5):419-423
  45. Okyere-Dede EK, Nkalakata MC, Nkomo TW, Hadley GP, Madiba TE. Paediatric Head Injuries in KwaZulu-Natal Province of South Africa: a developing country perspective. Tropical Doctor 2013;43:1-4
  46. Aronson DC, Hadley GP. Age is not a prognostic factor in children with Wilms tumour beyond Stage I in Africa. Pediatric Blood & Cancer 2014;61:987-989
  47. Hadley GP, Grant HW. Peritonitis and intra-abdominal sepsis; epidemiology, aetiology and management. Seminars in Pediatric Surgery In Press 2014