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  1. Steel TR, Daily AT, Born D, Berger MS, Mayberg MR. Paragangliomas of the sellar region. Neurosurgery. 32(5):844-7, 1993.
  2. Steel TR, Pell M, Turner J, Lim G. Spinal epidural leiomyoma occurring in an HIV infected man: Case Report. Journal of Neurosurgery. 79(3):442-5, 1993.
  3. Steel TR, Botterill R, Sheehy JP. Paraganglioma of the cauda equina with associated syringomyelia: Case Report. Surgical Neurology. 42:489-93,1994.
  4. Steel TR, Bentivoglio PJ, Garrick R. Vascular Neurofibromatosis affecting the internal carotid artery. British Journal of Neurosurgery. 8:233-37, 1994.
  5. Pell MR, Steel TR, Thomas DGT. Stereotactic biopsy in special areas. Pell MF, Thomas DGT (eds) Handbook of stereotaxy using the CRW apparatus. Williams & Wilkins: Baltimore 1994.
  6. Steel TR, Sheehy JP, Bentivoglio PJ, Pell MF. Bupivacaine infiltration for post operative analgesia following lumbar laminectomy. A randomized double-blinded placebo controlled trial (Abstract) Journal of Neuroscience. 2(3):188, 1995.
  7. Favre J, Taha JM, Steel TR, Burchiel KJ. Anchoring of deep brain stimulation electrodes using a microplate. Technical Note. Journal of Neurosurgery. 85:1181-83, 1996.
  8. Steel TR, Maxine WF, Chaseling R, Johnston IH. Demonstration of membranous aqueduct occlusion by fast multiphase magnetic resonance imaging. Journal of Clinical Neuroscience. 4:352-4, 1997.
  9. Steel TR, Bhangoo R, Crockard HA. Skull base chondrosarcoma: The results of anterior resection (Abstract) Skull Base Surgery. 7:28:25, 1997.
  10. Favre J, Curty B, Steel TR, Genne D, Fankhauser H. Recurrent Nocardial brain abscesses treated by stereotactic aspiration. Journal of Clinical Neuroscience. Vol 5 (1) Jan1998:97-100.
  11. Steel TR, Crossman J, Jones R, Sheehy JP, Bentivoglio PJ, Pell M. Intraoperative wound infiltration with bupivacaine in patients undergoing lumbar spine surgery. Journal of Clinical Neuroscience, Vol 5, No 3, July 1998:298-303.
  12. Steel TR, Allibone J, Dorrigo C, Revesz T, Crockard HA, Intradural neurotropic spread of malignant mesothelioma. Case Report and Review of Literature. Journal of Neurosurgery. Jan 1988 (1):122-5
  13. Steel TR, Kellog JX, Kuether TA, Favre J, Frank EH. Endoscopic treatment of epidural spinal haematoma. Journal of Clinical Neuroscience. 5 : (4) 460-63, 1998.
  14. Donnellan MB, Steel TR, Howard M, Sheehy JP, Neil M, Bentivoglio PJ. Postero-lateral lumbar spinal fusion with pedicle screw instrumentation. A patient based retrospective analysis.(Abstract) Journal of Clinical Neuroscience. January 1999.
  15. Steel TR, Krishnan SY, Crockard HA, Chondrosarcoma of the skull base. A clinicoprognostic Review and Results of Surgery. (Abstract) The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Surgery. Vol 69 May 1999.
  16. Steel TR, Edgar M. A Case of fatal Aspergillus Brain Abscess in an immuno-competent Adult. The Australian and New Zealand Journal of surgery (Supplement) Vol 70, A108, May 2000
  17. Holton JL, Steel TR, Luxsuwong M, et al: Skull base chordomas: correlation of tumour doubling time with age, mitosis and Ki67 proliferation index. Neuropath Appl Neurobiol 26: 497-503,2000
  18. Crockard A, Steel TR, Plowman N, Singh A, Crossman J, Revesz T, Holton J,Cheeseman A: A multidisciplinary team approach to skull base chordomas: J Neurosurg 95:175-183, 2001.
  19. Crockard A, Cheeseman A, Steel TR, Revesz T, Holton J, Plowman N, Singh,  Crossman  J. A multidisciplinary team approach to skull base chondrosarcomas.   J Neurosurg 95:184-189, 2001
  20. Steel TR, Edger M, Lorentz I T, Darveniza P, M Hayes. Cervical Denervation surgery for spasmodic torticollis: an initial assessment of patient satisfaction. J of Clinical Neuroscience May 2002 Vol 9 No3:337 Conference Abstract
  21. Taw B, Steel T R. Choroid Plexus Papilloma of the Third Ventricle in Adults. ANZ Journal of  Surgery (Supplement) Vol 72 NS08 May 2002
  22. Steel, T R, Burchiel, K J. Ablative neurosurgical techniques in the treatment of chronic pain: Overview. In: Surgical Management of Pain, Burchiel K J (Ed) Thieme: New York 2002
  23. Fairhall J M, Mobbs, R J, Steel TR Traumatic Extradural haematomas spanning the transverse sinus. ANZ Journal of Surgery (Supplement) Vol 73 A84 May 2003.
  24. Mobbs RJ, Steel TR, Fairhall JM. Monosegmental Pedicle Screw Fixation for Thoraco-lumbar Burst Fracture.  J Bone Joint Surgery Br. 2004, 86 (Supply IV): 5458
  25. Rust TM, Kohan S, Steel T R, Lonergan R. CT Guided aspiration of a Cervical spinal Epidural Abscess. J. Clinical Neuroscience (2005) 12 (4) 453-456.
  26. Mobbs, R. J. Steel T R, Migration of lumbar disc herniation: An Unusual Case. J Clinical Neuroscience (2007) 14 (6) 581-584
  27. Steel T R. Spinal disc replacement: Disc Arthroplasty. St Vincent’s Clinic Proceedings (2007) 15 (1) 24-31
  28. Steel T R, Frydenbereg E, Laherty R, Ow-Yang M, Rodriguez M. A Rosette- forming glioneural tumour of the Pineal gland. J Clinical Neuroscience 2010. 17(10):1326-8.
  29. Frydenberg EM, Steel T.  “Cervical Fusion Surgery in Patients with Arthritis”.  ArthritisMatters, Spring 2010; 10-13
  30. Bartia K, Frydenberg E, Steel, TR, Ow-Yang M, Ho K, Grainger E. Spinal Epidural Lipomatosis Due to Bronchial ACTH-secreting Carcinoid Tumour. Journal of Clinical Neuroscience.2010; 17(11):1461-2.
  31. “Perineural Trigeminal Nerve Abscess Secondary to Mucor Sinusitis: Serial Diffusion-Weighted MRI and Literature Review”, J Chaganti, D Marriott, T Steel, J Donovan, N Biggs, Clinical Radiology August 2011:66(11):1106-9.
  32. Bhatia K, Frydenberg E, Steel T, Ow-Yang M. The use of Anterior Expandable Titanium Cages in Myobacterium Avium Vertebral Osteomyeltis, A case report. Journal of Clinical Neuroscience. 2011; 18(3):431-4.
  33. Frydenberg EM, Curtis K, Chong S, Poulos R, Grzebieta RH, Steel TR, Nau T. “Road trauma,patterns of injury and mortality in an Australian trauma centre”. Journal of the Australasian College of Road Safety 2012; 23(1):21-8
  34. Ching-Chun Wang, Jennifer Turner, Steel T “Spontaneous pineal apoplexy in a pineal parenchymal tumor of intermediate differentiation’”. Cancer Biol Med 2013;  10:43-46
  35. Harvey R, Malek J, Winder M, Davidson A, Steel TR, Mrad N, Barham H, Knisely A, Teo C
  36. “Sinonasal morbidity following tumour resection with and without nasoseptal flap  reconstruction”.
  37. Harvey R, Winder M, Davidson A, Steel TR, Nalavenkata S, Bokhari A, Barham H, Knisely A,   Christensen, J.  “Journal of Neurological Surgery – Skull Base” dated 10 Jan 2015.
  • Posters

  1. Favre J, Steel TR, Anderson GJ, Taha JM, Burchell KJ. Amygdalohippocampectomy. A good application for frameless stereotaxy. AANS Conference, Minneapolis, USA. April 1996.
  2. Kellog JX, Steel TR, McMenomy S, Delashaw JB. Brainstorm Edema Identified on MRI: A predictor of difficulty in posterior fossa meningioma resection. Second International Skull Base Congress, San Diego, USA. June 1996.
  3. Holton JL, Steel TR, Crockard HA, Revesz T. Historical features correlated with clinical growth in skull base chordomas. British Neuropathology Society Meeting. London, UK. January 1998.
  4. Steel TR, Edger M A case of Fatal Aspergillus Brain Abscess in an immuno-competent adult: Poster Presentation: RACS Annual Surgery Congress, Melbourne May 2000
  5. Kohan S, Woodgate I, Garrick R, Steel TR. RACS Annual Scientific Meeting, Perth 2005. Management of a Complex Lumbosacral Metastatic Lesion.
  6. Bhatia K, Ow-Yang M, Steel TR, El Samman M. NSW Division of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Annual Meeting 2008. Surgical management of leiomyosarcoma metastasis to the spine
  7. Steel, TR, Frydenberg E, Laherty RW, The use of CT guided navigation for the placement of thoraco-lumbar pedicle screws. Spine Society Meeting, Christchurch NZ, April 2010
  8. Steel, TR, Frydenberg, E, Randomized Controlled Trial of the Efficacy of Bone Morphogenic Protein (BMP) in Lumbar Fusion Surgery – Long Term Results. NSA, Annual Scientific Meeting, Sunshine Coast Queensland, 2013


  1. Steel TR, Sheehy JP, Bentivoglio PJ, Pell M. Bupivacaine Infiltration of Post Operative Analgesia following Lumbar Laminectomy: A randomized double-blinded placebo controlled trial. ICRAN/NSA Conference, Gold Coast, Australia. September 1994.
  2. Steel TR, Crossman J, Bhangoo R, Plowman N, Crockard HA. Skull Base Chordomas: An analysis of prognostic factors. European Skull Base Conference. London, UK. April 1997.
  3. Steel TR, Crossman J, Bhangoo R, Plowman N, Crockard HA. Skull Base Chondrosarcomas. European Skull Base Conference. London, UK. April 1997.
  4. Steel TR, Howard M, Sheehy JP, Neil M. Analysis of Lumbar Spinal Fusion: A follow up of 108 patients. Australian Orthopaedic Association Meeting. (NSW) Sydney. November 1997.
  5. Favre J, Steel TR, Buchser E, Taha JM, Wettstein M, Karapetian O. Cingulate Gyrus Stimulation for the Relief of Pain and Dystonia following Thalamic Stroke. Case Report and Physiological Findings. American Association of Neurological Surgeons Annual Meeting. (AANS) March 1998.
  6. Steel TR, Revesz T, Plowman N, Crockard HA. Long Term Analysis of Clival and Craniocervical Junction Chordomas: An histopathological analysis. Hansebout Head and Spinal Delegation. Concord Hospital, Sydney, Australia, October 1997.
  7. Donnellan M, Steel TR, Howard M, Sheehy JP, Neil M, Bentivoglio PJ. Posterior-lateral Lumbar Spinal Fusion with Pedicle Screw Instrumentation: A patient based retrospective analysis. RACS GSM, Sydney, Australia, 1998.
  8. Steel TR, Krishman SY, Crockard HA. Chondrosarcoma of the Skull Base: A clinicoprognostic review and results of surgery. RACS Annual Surgery Congress, Auckland, New Zealand, 1999.
  9. Crockard A, Steel TR, Cheesman AD, Plowman N. Skull base chordomas and chondrosarcomas: A 12 year prospective review. Abstract. American Association of Neurological Surgeons Annual Meeting, San Francisco 2000.
  10. Steel TR, Edger M, Lorentz I, Darveniza P. Cervical Denervation surgery for Spasmodic Torticollis. An initial assessment of patient satisfaction. RACS Annual Surgery Congress, Canberra 2001.
  11. Steel TR, Taw B T, Allada C S, Keogh A, Mallat M, Ecclestone R J, MacDonald PS. Initial experience with Spinal Cord Stimulation for Refractory Angina Patients. RACS Annual Surgery Congress Canberra 2001
  12. Fairhall JM, Steel TR. Thoracolumbar Fracture and Monosegmental Pedicle Screw Fixation NSA Meeting Queenstown September 2003.
  13. Steel TR, Rust, TM, Fairhall, JM, Mobbs RJ Monosegmental Pedicle Screw Fixation for thoraco-lumbar burst fracture, Spine Society of Australia Coolum,QLD 2004