Research Publications and Presentations

Recent Publications


Julia Stehli, Catherine Martin, Angela Brennan, Diem T Dinh, Jeffrey Lefkovits, Sarah Zaman (2018). Sex Differences Persist in Time to Presentation, Revascularization, and Mortality in Myocardial Infarction Treated With Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.  Journal of American Heart Association.


Anna L Barker, Geeske Peeters, Renata T Morello, Richard Norman, Darshini Ayton, Jeffrey Lefkovits, Angela Brennan, Sue M Evans, John Zalcberg, Christopher Reid, Susannah Ahern, Sze-Ee Soh, Johannes Stoelwinder, John J McNeil (2018).Symptoms and feelings valued by patients after a percutaneous coronary intervention: A discrete-choice experiment to inform development of a new patient reported outcome.  BMJ Open.

Sinjini Biswas, Michael Seman, Nicholas Cox, Christopher Neil, Angela Brennan , Diem Dinh, Antony Walton, William Chan, Jeffrey Lefkovits, Christopher Reid, Dion Stub (2018).  Impact of limited English proficiency on presentation and outcomes of patients undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention for ST-elevation myocardial infarction.  Internal Medicine Journal.

Nick Cox, Angela L Brennan, Diem Dinh, Rita Brien, Kath Cowie, Dion Stub, Chris Reid, Jeffrey Lefkovits (2018). Implementing Sustainable Data Collection for a Cardiac Outcomes Registry in an Australian Public Hospital.  Heart, Lung and Circulation.

Diem T Dinh, Yishen Wang, Angela L Brennan, Stephen J Duffy, Dion Stub, Christopher M Reid and Jeffrey Lefkovits (2018).  Delays in primary percutaneous coronary treatment for patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction.  Medical Journal of Australia

Samer Noaman, Cheng Yee Goh, Sara Vogrin,  Angela L. Brennan, Nick Andrianopoulos,  Diem T. Dinh, Jeffrey Lefkovits,  Christopher M. Reid, Antony Walton,  Omar Al-Mukhtar, Sinjini Biswas, Dion Stub,  Stephen J. Duffy, Nicholas Cox, William Chan (2018).  Comparison of short-term clinical outcomes of proximal versus nonproximal lesion location in patients treated with primary percutaneous coronary intervention for ST-elevation myocardial infarction: The PROXIMITI study.  Catheter Cardiovasc Interv.

Dion Stub, Jeffrey Lefkovits, Angela L. Brennan, Diem Dinh, Rita Brien, Stephen J. Duffy, Nicholas Cox, Voltaire Nadurata, David J. Clark, Nick Andrianopoulos, Richard Harper, John McNeil, Christopher M. Reid, on behalf of the VCOR Steering Committee (2018).  The Establishment of the Victorian Cardiac Outcomes Registry (VCOR): Monitoring and Optimising Outcomes for Cardiac Patients in Victoria.  Heart, Lung and Circulation.



Darshini R Ayton, Anna L Barker, Geeske M Peeters, Danielle E Berkovic, Jeffrey Lefkovits, Angela Brennan, Sue Evans, John Zalcberg, Christopher Reid, Johannes (Just) Stoelwinder, John McNeil (2017).  Exploring patient-reported outcomes following percutaneous coronary intervention: A qualitative study. Health Expectations.



Muhammad Asrar ul Haq, It Meng Tsay, Diem T. Dinh, Angela Brennan, David Clark, Nicholas Cox, Richard Harper, Voltaire Nadurata, Nick Andrianopoulos, Christopher Reid, Stephen J. Duffy, Jeffrey Lefkovits, William J. van Gaal (2016). Prevalence and outcomes of trans-radial access for percutaneous coronary intervention in contemporary practise.  International Journal of Cardiology.



A full list of VCOR presentations for each year is contained in the Publication and Presentations section of the VCOR Annual Report.  These reports can be acessed via the Annual Report tab of this website.