Selected Recent (2007 onwards)

Mathematical Modelling of Breast cancer treatments J Theor Biol

Partial Breast Irradiation (Targit) Nat Clin Pract Oncol

30% Overdiagnosis with mammographic screening BMJ

Laparoscopic cholecystectomy for acute cholecystitis - delay = trouble W J Surgery PDF author version Commentary

Breast cancer: an artistic view Lancet Oncology

An alternative model for cancer Int J Surgery. PDF

Eyes do not see what the mind does not know Int J Surgery PDF

Targeted Intraoperative radiotherapy (TARGIT) creates an anti-cancer microenvironment Clinical Cancer Research

Dynamic response to heat- a novel physical characteristic of breast cancer. Int J Surgery PDF  a sample of press coverage

Reduction in HRT ≠> a reduction in breast cancer incidence in Scotland Journal of National Cancer Institute PDF

Mastectomy (vs. BCT) imprints the “Cancer” diagnosis Eur J Cancer Oral Poster, Slides

A novel variance-guided equation tells the proportion who benfit from adjuvant therapy .Eur J Cancer Oral Poster, Slides

Method to Test whether extended letrozole has a benefit or not. Journal of Clinical Oncology

Efficacy of targeted intraoperative radiotherapy (Targit) boost JCO ASCO Virtual meeting

Selected  Previous (until 2006)


Anti-inflammatory activity of Furosemide and Spiranolactone Clinician 1986


A new physiologic phenomenon Ind  J  Physiol  & Pharmacol 1994 ,

BMJ Minerva 1995 , StudentBMJ2006 - Students who shook the medical world


A new bedside test for feasibility of mastectomy - the Vaidya test J Surg Oncol. 1995 


Does surgery disseminate or accelerate cancer The Lancet: 1996


A new test for distinguishing direct and indirect inguinal hernia: Comtemp Surg 1996             



Sports sponsorship by tobacco companies promotes smoking by children BMJ 1996 New Scientist


Multicentricity of breast cancer: Whole organ analysis and clinical implications Br J  Cancer. 1996 Commentary in The Lancet  9 Nov 1996


A new noose type non-slip surgical knot-  Comtemp Surg.1996


Diastolic blood pressure can be reliably recorded by palpation Arch Int  Med. 1996


Ultrasonography to detect metastatic nodes in Breast Cancer Eur J Surg Oncol 1996.



Chemotherapy for carcinoma of the esophagus - a meta-analysis Ann Oncol 1996  Quoted in Minerva BMJ 313:62.


Fraction of Normal remaining life: a new method of expressing survival in cancer BMJ 1997 PDF


Prediction of nipple-areola involvement in breast cancer Eur J Surg Oncol 1998


Can MRI be used to elucidate the natural history of breast cancer multicentricity? The Lancet 1998


Spiral CT  and Lung cancer biology. The Lancet 1998



Does breast cancer exist in a state of chaos? Eur J Cancer 1999


Sports sponsorship by cigarette companies initiates smoking amongst adolescents J Ind Med Asso. 1999.


Targeted Intraoperative Radiotherapy (TARGIT) for early breast cancer. Ann Oncol 2001.


Screening for breast cancer with mammography. The Lancet 2001


Percutaneous Minimally invasive stereotactic Primary Radiotherapy Lancet Oncology 2002




The surgical technique of TARGeted Intraoperative radioTherapy (TARGIT).  Eur J Surg Oncol 2002

Orientation of a breast specimen with radio-opaque thread- a novel solution  Eur J Surg Oncol 2004

Playstation Thumb Vaidya HJ (age 9) c/o Vaidya JS The Lancet  2004

Intraoperative radiotherapy for breast cancer Lancet Oncology  2004

Reducing radiotherapy dose in early breast cancer - conformal intraoperative brachytherapy Br J Radiol 2004


A mathematical tool for the effect of false -ve sentinel node biopsy on breast cancer mortality Breast Cancer Res 2005


TARgeted Intraoperative radiotherapy (TARGIT): Sem Rad Oncol 2005


Junior Doctors should have a parallel postgraduate student contract DOI Int J Surg 2006


Mathematical modelling of radiotherapy strategies for breast cancer DOI J Theor Biol 2006

Targeted intraoperative radiotherapy (TARGIT) - boost yields very low recurrence DOI  Int J Rad Oncol Biol Phys 2006