Dr Iain Duncan

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  1. Duncan IJS, Tymms KE, & Carney G: Rheumatoid Arthritis and Hereditary Angioedema. J Rheumatol 1988;15:700-702.
  2. Duncan IJS, Hurst NP, Disney A, Sebben R,& Milazzo S: Is Chronic Renal Failure a risk factor for the development of Erosive Osteoarthritis? Annals Rheum Dis 1989; 48:183-187.
  3. Mitchell David, Duncan Iain , Brook Andrew, Collignon Peter. Streptococcus faecalis arthritis. J Rheumatol 1989;16:138-139.
  4. Duncan IJS, Hurst NP, Sebben R, Milazzo SC, & Disney A: Premature development of Erosive osteoarthritis of hands in patients with chronic renal failure. Annals Rheum Dis 1990;49:378-382.
  5. Duncan Iain: Quality Assurance Options in Private Practice. Fellowship Affairs; August 1994.
  6. Duncan I, Mouratidis B, & Sullivan P. Dual Isotope Myocardial Perfusion SPECT: A Clinical Validation and Quality Review Study. ANZ J Nuc Med 1997(28);3:p35
  7. Duncan I, Dorai-Raj A, Khoo K, Tymms K, & Brooks A. The Utility of Bone Scans in Rheumatology. ANZ J Nuc Med 1997(28);3:p41.
  8. Duncan I, Dorai-Raj A, , Khoo K, Tymms K, & Brooks A. The Utility of Bone Scans in Rheumatology. Clinical Nuclear Medicine 1999;24(Jan):9-14.
  9. Duncan I, Lomas F, & Sullivan P. Sonography in the diagnosis of carpal tunnel syndrome. AJR 1999;173:681-684.
  10. Duncan I, Lomas F, & Sullivan P. Sonography in the diagnosis of carpal tunnel syndrome. Year Book of Hand Surgery, 2001. [Citation of 9].
  11. Duncan I. Musculoskeletal Case Studies. Australasian Society of Ultrasound in Medicine Bulletin, February 2002 (5);1:p25.
  12. Duncan Iain. How helpful is ultrasound guided carpal tunnel injection? Australasian Society of Ultrasound in Medicine Bulletin, November 2003 (6);4:60-61.
  13. Duncan Iain. Australasian Society of Ultrasound in Medicine Clinical Handbook. Comparison of Gout in Achilles Tendon and Myxoid Degeneration in the Achilles Tendon (Clinical Guide) and Tears of the peroneal tendons (Case Studies). 2004.
  14. Duncan Iain. Imaging of the forefoot –A clinical approach. Sound Effects, October 2013 Feature article.
  15. Duncan I and Ingold N. The clinical value of xSPECT/CT versus SPECT/CT Bone. A prospective comparison of 200 scans. European Journal of Hybrid Imaging 2018 (2):4. https://doi.org/10.1186/s41824-017-0024-9.

Research Summary

  • Premature erosive osteoarthritis in chronic renal failure, an epidemiological study 1988-89, The Queen Diagnosis editElizabeth Hospital, Woodville, South Australia. See Publications.
  • Multi-centre double blind trial piroxicam v tiaprofenic acid 1991-92. Private rheumatology practice.
  • Post marketing survey naproxen 1992-3, Private rheumatology practice.
  • Meta-analysis of Rheumatoid Arthritis drug trials 1988-92. Work done at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital and in private practice.
  • Development of Rheumatology Practice Database both for record keeping and ongoing clinical research purposes. 1990-99.
  • 12 month study on efficacy, and safety of single infusion APD (pamidronate) in the treatment of Paget’s disease. The Canberra Hospital Rheumatology Unit 1993.
  • The Utility of Bone Scans in Rheumatology -Clinical Survey 1996. See also Publications.
  • Dual Isotope Cardiac Stress Imaging with Thallium & Sestamibi (Nuclear cardiology), correlation with coronary angiography. Co-workers B Mouratidis & P Sullivan, Medical Imaging Dept., The Canberra Hospital. See also Publications
  • Colour & power doppler guided tendon injections (presented WFUM meeting Buenos Aires 1997). Co-workers L Ashley & P Sullivan, Medical Imaging Dept., The Canberra Hospital.
  • Vertebral Osteomyelitis in the ACT: 1988-1998. Co-workers J Zochling & K Khoo, Rheumatology Unit, The Canberra Hospital.
  • Ultrasound sensitivity, specificity, and diagnostic criteria for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. Undertaken at The Canberra Hospital Medical Imaging Department 1996-98.
    See also Publications.
  • Phase II Trial: Intranodal Honeybee Venom Vaccination, Allecure/Kendle (Protocol AC-VHB-002), 2001-2002.
  • Carpal Tunnel Injections, How Beneficial? A Retrospective review of 72 procedures. Abstract ASUM Perth, September, 2003.
  • Bone Densitometry Precision Study Canberra Imaging Group 2004-5.
  • SPECT-CT scanning in Nuclear Medicine Study. Iain JS Duncan& Barry R Flynn, Canberra Imaging Group, 2009.
  • Currently involved in research in these areas:
    1. xSPECT bone imaging
    2. Quantitative bone imaging
    3. The use of elastography in ultrasound of the tendons and liver.
    4. PRP injection therapy for tendons using  assessment with a novel ultrasound technique