Publications

Dr. John Ferguson's Publications

Articles (refereed journals)

Ferguson JW.Central fibroma of the jaws.
British Journal of Oral Surgery, 1974:12:205-18

Ferguson JW.Unusual skull fracture.
British Journal of Oral Surgery, 1974; 12:244-5

Ferguson JW.Some aspects of oral immunology.
New Zealand Dental Journal, 1975; 71:16-22

Edwards JL,Ferguson JW.Ectopic maxillary canine.
New Zealand Dental Journal, 1976; 72:33-4

Ferguson JW.Anaesthesia in the hamster using a combination of methohexitone and diazepam. Laboratory Animals, 1979; 13:305-8

Ferguson JW, Smillie AC.Vascularisation of premalignant lesions in carcinogen-treated hamster cheek pouch.
Journal of the National Cancer Institute, 1979; 63:1383-92

Ferguson JW, Geary CPM.Regional odontodysplasia.
Australian Dental Journal, 1980; 25:148-51ation Commission research grant, and examined healing in a bilateral mandibular fracture system in sheep comparing mini-plate systems of different rigidity.

Christmas PI, Ferguson JW. Traumatic myositis ossificans
British Journal of Oral Surgery, 1982; 20:196-9

Firkin DF, Ferguson JW.Diabetes mellitus and the dental patient.
New Zealand Dental Journal, 1985; 81:7-11

Cautley AC, Ferguson JW.Cancellousosteoma of the mandibular ramus - a case report.
New Zealand Dental Journal, 1985; 123-4

McMillan MD, Ferguson JW, Kardos TB.Mandibular vascular leiomyoma.
Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, 1986; 62:427-33

McMillan MD, Smillie AC, Ferguson JW. Malignant fibrous histiocytoma of the tongue: Report of a case with ultrastructural observations.
Journal of Oral Pathology, 1986; 15:255-60

Ferguson JW, Smillie AC. Giant cell hyaline angiopathy presenting as a facial sinus in a patient with undiagnosed diabetes mellitus.
New Zealand Dental Journal, 1986; 82:149-51

Ferguson JW, Geary CPM, Macalister AD.Sebaceous cell adenoma.Rare intra-oral occurrence of a tumour which is a frequent marker for Torre’s syndrome.
Pathology, 1987; 19:204-8

Ferguson JW.Long-standing pleomorphic adenoma of the palate.
New Zealand Dental Journal, 1988; 84:58-9

Ferguson JW, Stewart IA, Whitley BD. Lateral displacement of the intact mandibular condyle. Review of literature and report of case associated with facial nerve palsy.
Journal of Cranio-Maxillo-Facial Surgery, 1989; 17: 125-7

Ferguson JW, Burton JF.Clinical presentation of acoustic nerve neuroma in the oral and maxillofacial region.
Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, 1990; 69: 672-5

Ferguson JW, Edwards JL, Christmas PI, Ferguson MM. Parotid gland biopsy for investigation of xerostomia.
British Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 1990; 28: 234-7

Hammond KL, Ferguson JW, Edwards JL.Fractures of the facial bones in the Otago region 1979-1985.
New Zealand Dental Journal, 1991, 85: 5-9

Thyne GT, Ferguson JW.Antibiotic prophylaxis during dental treatment in patients with prosthetic joints.
Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (Br), 1991, 73-B: 191-4

Ferguson JW, Brown RH, Cheong LY.Pycnodysostosis associated with delayed and ectopic eruption of permanent teeth.
International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry, 1991; 1: 33-6

Ferguson JW, McMillan MD, Smillie AC. Ultrastructural examination of experimentally induced premalignant lesions.
International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 1991; 20: 112-8

LuykNH, Ferguson JW.Diagnosis and initial management of the fractured mandible. American Journal of Emergency Medicine, 1991, 9: 353-9

Ferguson JW, LuykNH, Whitley BD. Mandibular osteomyelitis and pathologic fracture associated with metabolic catabolism induced by “binge” drinking.
Australian Dental Journal, 1991; 36:361-5

Crooks MC, Ferguson JW, Edwards JL. Clinical presentation and final diagnosis of patients referred to a temporomandibular joint clinic.
New Zealand Dental Journal, 1991;887:113-8

LuykNH, Ferguson JW.Fractures of the mandible.Role of the general dentist.
New Zealand Dental Journal, 1991; 87:113-8

Whitley BD, Ferguson JW, Harris AJ, Kardos TB.Immunohistochemical localisation of substance P in human parotid gland.
International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 1992; 21:54-8

Ferguson JW, LuykNH.Control of vertical dimension during maxillary orthognathic surgery.A clinical trial comparing internal and external fixed reference points.
Journal of Cranio-Maxillo-Facial Surgery, 1992; 20:336-6

Thyne GM, Ferguson JW, Pilditch FD.Endotracheal tube damage during orthognathic surgery.
International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 1992; 21:333-4

LuykNH, Ferguson JW.The safe practice of intravenous sedation in dentistry.
New Zealand Dental Journal, 1993; 89:45-9

Kardos TB, Ferguson JW, McMillan MD.Mucus-producing adenopapillary carcinoma. Review of literature and report of case with ultrastructural observations.
International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 1992; 21:160-2

Ferguson JW, LuykNH, Parr NC.The potential role of costo-chondral grafting in adults with mandibular condylar destruction secondary to rheumatoid arthritis.
Journal of Cranio-Maxillo-Facial Surgery, 1993; 21:15-18

Ferguson JW.Cephalometric analysis and interpretation of the facial deformities secondary to congenital muscular torticollis.
International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 1993; 22:7-10

Ferguson JW.Surgical correction of the facial deformities secondary to untreated congenital muscular torticollis.
Journal of Cranio-Maxillo-Facial Surgery, 1992; 21:137-42

Spencer KR, Ferguson JW , Wiesenfeld D. Currrent concepts in the management of oral squamous cell carcinoma. Australian Dental Journal, 2002; 47:284-9

Dean A, Ferguson JW , Marvan E. Acute leukaemia presenting as oral ulceration to a dental emergency service. Australian Dental Journal, 2003; 48:195-7.

Spencer KR, Ferguson JW , Smith AC, Palamara J. Screw head design: an experimental study to assess the influence of design on performance. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 2004; 62:473-8.

Gibson N, Ferguson JW . Steroid cover for dental patients on long-term steroid medication. Proposed clinical guidelines based upon critical review of the literature. British Dental Journal, 2004; 197:681-5.

Chin S, Ferguson JW . Latex allergy in dentistry. Review and report of case presenting as serious reaction to latex rubber dam. Australian Dental Journal, 2004; 49:146-8.

Ferguson JW . Definitive surgical correction of the deformity resulting from hemimandibular hyperplasia. Journal of CranioMaxillofacial Surgery. Journal of Craniomaxillofacial Surgery 2005; 33: 150-7.

Sweeney IP, Ferguson JW , Heggie AA, Lucas JR. Treatment outcomes for adolescent ectodermal dysplasia patients treated with dental implants. International Journal of Pediatric Dentistry 2005; 15: 241-8.

Theses

Ferguson JW .Studies on the progression of experimental premalignant lesions. MDS Thesis, 1977. University of Otago

Ferguson JW .A light and transmission electron microscope study of normal mucosa and chemically induced premalignant lesions in hamster cheek pouch. PhD Thesis, 1985. University of Otago

Other publications

Ferguson JW . Diagnostic laboratory investigations and their interpretation. A manual for general dental practitioners. N.Z. Dental Association, 1985. 14pp

Ferguson JW . Herpetic gingivostomatitis. In: New Ethicals Disease Index. Auckland: Medical Publishing, 1991, 301-3

Abstracts of research in refereed journals

Ferguson JW . Studies on the behaviour of induced premalignant lesions in the hamster cheek pouch.
Journal of Dental Research, 1978; 57:75

Ferguson JW . Progression of precancerous lesions. Development of an experimental study system in hamster cheek pouch.
Journal of Dental Research, 1979; 58:1214

McMillan MD, Ferguson JW , Kardos TB. An ultrastructural study of a mandibular vascular leiomyoma.
Journal of Dental Research, 1986; 65:481

Ferguson JW . Surgical correction of facial deformities secondary to untreated congenital torticollis.
Annals of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons, 1991; 11:304

Ferguson JW . Surgical competence: what does it mean and how do we measure it? Annals of the
Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons, 2000; 15:372

PAPERS AND ADDRESSES OF AN ACADEMIC NATURE

“Intravenous sedation with diazepam and pentazocine”. International Symposium on Pain Relief, Dunedin, 1977

“Studies on the behaviour of induced premalignant lesions in the hamster cheek pouch”. ANZ Division, International Association of Dental Research, Perth, 1977

“Progression of precancerous lesions.Development of an experimental study system in hamster cheek pouch”. International Association for Dental Research, WashingtonD.C., USA, 1978

“Mandibular pathological fracture associated with alcoholic malnutrition”. Presented to N.Z. Section, Australian and New Zealand Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Auckland, 1983

“Cancellousosteoma of the mandibular ramus”. Presented to N.Z. Section, Australian and New Zealand Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Dunedin, 1984

“Tertiary syphilis presenting as a facial gumma”. Presented to N.Z. Section, Australian and New Zealand Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Hamilton, 1985

“Current concepts of temporomandibular joint disorders” (with JL Edwards).Presented to Otago Branch, New Zealand Dental Association, April, 1987.

“Sebaceous cell adenoma and Torre’s syndrome”.Presented to Biennial meeting, Australian and New Zealand Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Auckland, 1987.

“Acute laryngeal obstruction associated with facial trauma”. Presented to Australian and New Zealand Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Auckland, 1987.

“Parotid gland biopsy for investigation of xerostomia”.Presented to Australian and New Zealand Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Biennial Conference, Brisbane, Australia, 1988.

“Clinical presentation of acoustic neuroma in the oral and maxillofacial region”. Presented to the N.Z. Section, Australian and New Zealand Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Wellington, August 1989.

“Complications in craniofacial trauma”. Presented to Inaugural Clinical Meeting, Section of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, RoyalAustralasianCollege of Dental Surgeons, Sydney, Australia, February 1990

“Surgical correction of facial deformity”. Presented to Biennial Conference, New Zealand Dental Association, Dunedin, August 1990

“Postgraduate education and training in oral and maxillofacial surgery”. Presented to Biennial Conference, N.Z. Health Boards Dental Surgeons Association, Christchurch, July 1991

“Surgical correction of facial deformities secondary to untreated congenital muscular torticollis”. Presented to Eleventh Convocation, RoyalAustralasianCollege of Dental Surgeons, Rotorua, September, 1991

“Control of vertical dimension during maxillary orthognathic surrey”. Presented to XVth Asian-Pacific Dental Congress, Auckland, March 1992

“Correction of torticollis-related facial deformity”. Presented to XVth Asian-Pacific Dental Congress, Auckland, March, 1992

“Temporomandibular joint involvement in rheumatoid arthritis”. Presented to N.Z. Section, Australian and New Zealand Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Wellington, August, 1992

“Experimental maxillofacial surgery research”. Presented to N.Z. Section, Australian and New Zealand Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Wellington, August 1992

“Reconstruction following failed orthognathic surgery with bilateral condylar loss”. Presented to 12th Convocation, RoyalAustralasianCollege of Dental Surgeons, Canberra, April 1994.

“Dental implants and the associated surgical techniques”. National Dental Assistants Convention, Cairns, June 1996

“Open reduction and internal fixation of mandibular condylar fractures”. Synthes/AO Maxilllofacial Course, Cairns, August, 1996

“Minor oral surgery and its role in orthodontic treatment”. North Queensland Dental Convention, Cairns, August 1996

“Management of mandibular fractures in a special group .” Maxillofacial Course, Swiss Association for the Study of Internal Fixation, Davos, Switzerland, December 1996

“Classification and principles of management of facial asymmetry” Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, RoyalAustralasianCollege of Dental Surgeons, Melbourne, Oct 12 1997

“Clinical excellence and the role of the University” Open Lecture, School of Dental Science, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Nov 20 1997

“Management of mandibular fractures in a special patient group – Australian Aborigines” Australian and New Zealand Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Queenstown, NZ, Mar 12 1999

“Facial trauma for the general medical practitioner” The Avenue Hospital, Melbourne, May 20 1999.

“Twisted necks and crooked faces”.Dean’s Lecture series, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Melbourne.June 1 1999.

“Bone grafting for reconstruction of the alveolus prior to placement of dental implants”.MiddlemoreHospital, Auckland, NZ, Sept 24 1999.

“Surgical management of ankylosis of the temporomandibular joint” Paediatric Plastic and Maxillofacial Surgery, Royal Childern’s Hospital, Melbourne, Nov 20 1999.

“Facial asymmetry” Victorian Branch, Australian Society of Orthodontists, Melbourne.Dec 13 2000.

“Implant placement: management of the atrophic posterior maxilla and mandible” Victorian Branch, Australasian Osseointegration Society, Melbourne, July 19 2002.

“Definitive surgical correction of the facial deformity resulting from hemimandibular hyperplasia” International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Biennial Conference. Vienna. September 2005.

“Definitive surgical correction of the facial deformity resulting from hemimandibular hyperplasia” Australian and New Zealand Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Biennial Conference. Melbourne. October 2005.

“The learning of human anatomy.Lessons in medical ethics from ancient Greece to the 21st century. The Greek Conference, Corfu, Greece, Sept 2009.