Professor Emeritus Norman A. Beischer Publications

1.    Ellwood D, Beischer N, Brown J, Parkinson P, Walstab J.
Is this the last word on 'an unfortunate experiment'? Urinary oestriol assay for monitoring fetoplacental function. 1991.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 2010 Aug;50(4):309-17

2.    Beischer NA.
Commentary on a procedure, a personal perspective: taking blood for haematological estimations.
ANZ J Surg. 2010 Jan;80(1-2):7-8.

3.    Walstab JE, Bell RJ, Reddihough DS, Brennecke SP, Bessell CK, Beischer NA.
Factors identified during the neonatal period associated with risk of cerebral palsy.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 2004 Aug;44(4):342-6.

4.    Beischer NA.
Sentinel lymph node biopsy and breast cancer.
ANZ J Surg. 2004 Apr;74(4):286-7

5.    Walstab J, Bell R, Reddihough D, Brennecke S, Bessell C, Beischer N.
Antenatal and intrapartum antecedents of cerebral palsy: a case-control study.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 2002 May;42(2):138-46.

6.    Wein P, Beischer NA
Observed increase in prevalence of gestational diabetes is real.
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2000 Apr;182(4):992-3.

7.    Wein P, Beischer N, Harris C, Permezel M.
A trial of simple versus intensified dietary modification for prevention of progression to diabetes mellitus in women with impaired glucose tolerance.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1999 May;39(2):162-6.

8.    Allen DG, Beischer NA.
Management of the abnormal cervical smear and a historical review of cone biopsy in Victoria.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1998 Aug;38(3):241-5. 

9.    Beischer NA.
Differences in obstetrical and gynaecological diseases in different populations: prevalences of prematurity, congenital malformations, prolapse, genital tract carcinomas and infections.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1998 May;38(2):133-7.

10.    Wein P, Beischer NA, Halliday J.
Gestational diabetes mellitus: screening controversy.
Med J Aust. 1998 Feb 2;168(3):139. 

11.    Wein P, Beischer NA, Sheedy MT.
Studies of postnatal diabetes mellitus in women who had gestational diabetes. Part 2. Prevalence and predictors of diabetes mellitus after delivery.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1997 Nov;37(4):420-3.

12.    Beischer NA, Wein P, Sheedy MT, Dargaville R.
Studies of postnatal diabetes mellitus in women who had gestational diabetes. Part 1. Estimation of the prevalence of unrecognized prepregnancy diabetes mellitus.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1997 Nov;37(4):412-9.

13.    Beischer NA.
ABO incompatibility--when is antenatal testing indicated?
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1997 Aug;37(3):315

14.    Beischer NA, Wein P, Sheedy MT.
A follow-up program for women with previous gestational diabetes mellitus.
Med J Aust. 1997 Apr 7;166(7):353-7.

15.    Beischer NA, Wein P, Sheedy MT, Steffen B.
Identification and treatment of women with hyperglycaemia diagnosed during pregnancy can significantly reduce perinatal mortality rates.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1996 Aug;36(3):239-47.

16.    Henry OA, Shelley-Jones DC, Oats JN, Wein P, Beischer NA.
Comparison of the 50 g capillary plasma glucose tolerance test with the 75 g venous plasma glucose tolerance test in pregnancy.
J Obstet Gynaecol Res. 1996 Jun;22(3):215-9.

17.    Beischer NA, Wein P, Sheedy MT, Dargaville RM.
Effect of follow-up of women with gestational diabetes on the ratio of IDDM to NIDDM in pregnancy.
Diabetes Care. 1996 Jun;19(6):653-5.

18.    Beischer NA, Wein P.
Linea alba pigmentation and umbilical deviation in nulliparous pregnancy: the ligamentum teres sign.
Obstet Gynecol. 1996 Feb;87(2):254-6.

19.    Nolan CJ, Riley SF, Sheedy MT, Walstab JE, Beischer NA.
Maternal serum triglyceride, glucose tolerance, and neonatal birth weight ratio in pregnancy.
Diabetes Care. 1995 Dec;18(12):1550-6.

20.    Beischer NA, Wein P, Sheedy MT, Mackay IR, Rowley MJ, Zimmet P.
Prevalence of antibodies to glutamic acid decarboxylase in women who have had gestational diabetes.
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 1995 Nov;173(5):1563-9.

21.    Wein P, Dong ZG, Beischer NA, Sheedy MT.
Factors predictive of recurrent gestational diabetes diagnosed before 24 weeks' gestation.
Am J Perinatol. 1995 Sep;12(5):352-6.

22.    Beischer N, Brown J, Wein P, Sheedy M, Stereff M, Boras M.
The biochemistry and clinical application of urinary oestriol measurement during late pregnancy in the 1990's.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1995 May;35(2):151-9.

23.    Beischer NA.
Major fetal malformations and perinatal mortality rates: the place of late terminations.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1995 Feb;35(1):1-2. 

24.    Wein P, Beischer NA.
Diabetes in pregnancy.
MIMS Disease Index. Second ed. Medimedia Australia, Sydney 1996; 145-148.

25.    Manolitsas T, Wein P, Beischer NA, Sheedy MT, Ratten VJ.
Value of cardiotocography in women with antepartum haemorrhage--is it too late for caesarean section when the cardiotocograph shows ominous features?
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1994 Aug;34(4):403-8.

26.    Beischer NA, Wein P, Sheedy MT, Werther GA, Gold H.
Maternal glucose tolerance and obstetric complications in pregnancies in which the offspring developed type I diabetes.
Diabetes Care. 1994 Aug;17(8):832-4.

27.    Guaran RL, Wein P, Sheedy M, Walstab J, Beischer NA.
Update of growth percentiles for infants born in an Australian population.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1994 Feb;34(1):39-50.

28.    Beischer NA, Grant PT.
The Management of gynaecological disorders in older women. Update in geriatric medicine 1994; Part 2. Alpha Biomedical Communications Pty Ltd.

29.    Dong ZG, Beischer NA, Wein P, Sheedy MT.
Value of early glucose tolerance testing in women who had gestational diabetes in their previous pregnancy.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1993 Nov;33(4):350-7.

30.    Drew JH, Beischer NA, Wood C.
Should we try to supplement the growth retarded fetus? A cautionary tale.
Br J Obstet Gynaecol. 1993 Oct;100(10):972.

31.    Shelley-Jones DC, Wein P, Nolan C, Beischer NA.
Why do Asian-born women have a higher incidence of gestational diabetes? An analysis of racial differences in body habitus, lipid metabolism and the serum insulin response to an oral glucose load.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1993 May;33(2):114-8.

32.    Henry OA, Beischer NA, Sheedy MT, Walstab JE.
Gestational diabetes and follow-up among immigrant Vietnam-born women.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1993 May;33(2):109-14.

33.    Beischer N, Desmedt E, Ratten G, Sheedy M.
The significance of recurrent polyhydramnios.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1993 Feb;33(1):25-30.

33.    Beischer NA, Bastian H, Jones W, Lumley J, Mackay E, Michael C, Shearman R, Wilson R.
Report on maternal deaths in Australia 1988-90.

34.    Beischer NA, Grant PT. 
The management of gynaecological disorders in older women
Update in geriatric medicine 1994; Part 2. Alpha Biomedical Communications Pty Ltd.

35.    Wein P, Warwick MM, Beischer NA.
Gestational diabetes in twin pregnancy: prevalence and long-term implications.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1992 Nov;32(4):325-7.

36.    Shelley-Jones DC, Beischer NA, Sheedy MT, Walstab JE.
Excessive birth weight and maternal glucose tolerance--a 19-year review.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1992 Nov;32(4):318-24.

37.    Grant PT, Beischer NA, Planner RS.
The treatment of gynaecological malignancy in a general public hospital.
Med J Aust. 1992 Sep 21;157(6):378-80.

38.    Beischer NA, Cookson T, Sheedy M, Wein P.
Norethisterone and gestational diabetes.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1992 Aug;32(3):233-8.

39.    Beischer NA.
Maternal mortality in Australia.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1992 Aug;32(3):183-5.

40.    Chew FT, Beischer NA.
Antepartum cardiotocographic surveillance of patients with diminished fetal movements.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1992 May;32(2):107-13.

41.    Drew JH, Kelly E, Chew FT, Ratten V, Beischer NA.
Prospective study of the quality of survival of infants with critical fetal reserve detected by antenatal cardiotocography.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1992 Feb;32(1):32-5.

42.    Beischer NA.
Premature rupture of the membranes.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1992 Feb;32(1):20-1. 

43.    Beischer NA, Jones WR, Mackay EV, Michael CA, Shearman RP, Thomson N, Wilson M, Bastian H.
Report on maternal deaths in Australia, 1985 – 87.

44.    Beischer NA, Oats JN, Henry OA, Sheedy MT, Walstab JE.
Incidence and severity of gestational diabetes mellitus according to country of birth in women living in Australia.
Diabetes. 1991 Dec;40 Suppl 2:35-8.

45.    Shelley-Jones D, Beischer N, de Crespigny L, Chew F.
Severe rhesus isoimmunization detected by cardiotocography performed for diminished fetal movements.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1991 Nov;31(4):362-5. Erratum in: Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 1992 Feb;32(1):53.

46.    Henry OA, Beischer NA.
Long-term implications of gestational diabetes for the mother.
Baillieres Clin Obstet Gynaecol. 1991 Jun;5(2):461-83.

47.    Drew JH, McKenzie J, Kelly E, Beischer NA.
Second twin: quality of survival if born by breech extraction following internal podalic version.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1991 May;31(2):111-4.

48.    Beischer N, Brown J, Parkinson P, Walstab J.
Urinary oestriol assay for monitoring fetoplacental function.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1991 Feb;31(1):1-8. 

49.    Desmedt EJ, Henry OA, Beischer NA.
Polyhydramnios and associated maternal and fetal complications in singleton pregnancies.
Br J Obstet Gynaecol. 1990 Dec;97(12):1115-22.

50.    Abell DA, Beischer NA.
Letter. Findings not new.
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 1990 Dec;163(6 Pt 1):2027-8. 

51.    White BM, Beischer NA.
Perinatal mortality in the infants of diabetic women.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1990 Nov;30(4):323-6.

52.    Desmedt EJ, Henry OA, Beischer NA.
The significance of polyhydramnios diagnosed during labour or at caesarean section.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1990 Aug;30(3):201-2.

53.    Steinberg LH, Hurley VA, Desmedt E, Beischer NA.
Acute polyhydramnios in twin pregnancies.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1990 Aug;30(3):196-200.

54.    Desmedt E, Henry OA, Steinberg LH, Beischer NA.
Acute and subacute polyhydramnios in singleton pregnancies.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1990 Aug;30(3):191-5.

55.    Oats JN, Beischer NA.
The persistence of abnormal glucose tolerance after delivery.
Obstet Gynecol. 1990 Mar;75(3 Pt 1):397-401.

56.    Henry O, Sheedy M, Oats JN, Beischer NA.
Diabetes follow-up programme.
Med J Aust. 1990 Jan 1;152(1):56. 

57.    Henry OA, Sheedy MT, Beischer NA.
When is a maternal death a maternal death? A review of maternal deaths at the Mercy Maternity Hospital, Melbourne.
Med J Aust. 1989 Dec 4-18;151(11-12):628-31.


58.    Hurley VA, Beischer NA.
Cervical incompetence in a pregnancy following a cervical ectopic pregnancy.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1989 Aug;29(3 Pt 2):358-60.

59.    Grant P, Beischer A.
Pyoderma gangrenosum of the vulva.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1989 Aug;29(3 Pt 2):360-2. 

60.    White B, Beischer N.
Absorption of a first trimester fetus.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1989 Aug;29(3 Pt 1):259-60.

61.    Beischer NA.
Combined obstetric neonatal and gynaecology reports. Tasmania 1987.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1989 Aug;29(3 Pt 1):256. 

62.    El-Shafei AM, Bashmi YA, Beischer NA, Henry OA, Walstab JE.
Incidence and severity of gestational diabetes in Bahrain and Australia.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1989 Aug;29(3 Pt 1):204-8.

63.    Beischer NA, Hueston JH, Pepperell RJ.
Massive hypertrophy of the breasts in pregnancy: report of 3 cases and review of the literature, 'never think you have seen everything'.
Obstet Gynecol Surv. 1989 Apr;44(4):234-43. Review. 

64.    Beischer NA, Mackay EV, Purcal NK.
Care of the pregnant woman and her baby. Second ed. WB Saunders/Bailliere Tindall 1989.

65.    Drew JH, Beischer NA, Walstab JE, Liang ST, Stronge JM.
Contribution of prematurity and low birth-weight to neonatal death in Chinese and Western populations.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1988 Aug;28(3):190-2.

66.    Hurley VA, Beischer NA.
Cervical pregnancy: hysterectomy avoided with the use of a large Foley catheter balloon.
Hurley VA, Beischer NA.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1988 Aug;28(3):230-2.

67.    Beischer NA.
Who should treat patients with gynaecological cancer?
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1987 Nov;27(4):296-8. 

68.    Beischer NA.
How clean are your instruments?
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1987 Aug;27(3):226-7. 

69.    Hurley VA, Beischer NA.
Placenta membranacea. Case reports.
Br J Obstet Gynaecol. 1987 Aug;94(8):798-802. 

70.    Beischer NA, Parkinson P, Walstab J.
A reappraisal of urinary oestriol excretion as a screening test in pregnancy.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1987 Feb;27(1):27-9.

71.    Beischer NA.
Antenatal nonstress cardiotocography.
Aust J Obstet Gynaecol 1987; 27:81.

72.    Beischer NA, Jones WR, Mackay EV, Michael CA, Shearman RP. 
Report on maternal deaths in Australia 1982-84.

73.    Beischer NA, De Garis CN.
Unexplained intrauterine death near term.
Aust Fam Physician. 1986 Sep;15(9):1138-9. No abstract available.

74.    Goldberg HJ, Oats JN, Ratten V, Beischer NA.
Timely diagnosis by cardiotocography of critical fetal reserve due to fetofetal transfusion syndrome.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1986 Aug;26(3):182-4.

75.    Beischer NA, De Garis CN.
Unexplained intrauterine death near term.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1986 May;26(2):99-101.

76.    Oats JN, Beischer NA.
Gestational diabetes.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1986 Feb;26(1):2-10. Review. Erratum in: Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 1987 May;27(2):172.

77.    Grant PT, Oats JN, Beischer NA.
The long-term follow-up of women with gestational diabetes.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1986 Feb;26(1):17-22.

78.     Beischer NA, Mackay EV. Obstetrics and the newborn: an illustrated textbook. 2nd ed. Sydnry : WB Saunders, 1986.

79.    Oats JN, Beischer NA.
Gestational diabetes.
In: Studd J, ed. Progress in obstetrics and gynaecology, volume 6.  London: Churchill Livingstone, 1986: 101-117. (reprinted as “Occassional review” in Aust NZ J Obstet Gynaecol 1986; 26: 2-10)

80.    Ashton P, Beischer N, Cullen J, Ratten G.
Return to theatre--experience at the Mercy Maternity Hospital, Melbourne 1971-1982.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1985 Aug;25(3):159-69.

81.    Chew FT, Drew JH, Oats JN, Riley SF, Beischer NA.
Nonstressed antepartum cardiotocography in patients undergoing elective cesarean section--fetal outcome.
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 1985 Feb 1;151(3):318-21.

82.    Beischer NA, Mackay EV.
Infections of the female genitalia. Pictorial essay.
Aust Fam Physician. 1985 Jan;14(1):32-3. No abstract available.

83.    Chou ST, Fortune D, Beischer NA, McLeish G, Castles LA, McKelvie BA, Planner RS.
Primary malignant fibrous histiocytoma of the uterus--ultrastructural and immunocytochemical studies of two cases.
Pathology. 1985 Jan;17(1):36-40.

84.    Beischer NA, Liang ST.
A glimpse at Chinese obstetrics 1984--why do the Chinese have a low incidence of prematurity?
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1984 Nov;24(4):233-4..

85.    Beischer NA, Mackay EV.
Abnormalities of the breast.
Aust Fam Physician. 1984 Jul;13(7):520-1. 

86.    Oats JN, Beischer NA, Breheny JE, Pepperell RJ 
The outcome of pregnancies complicated by narcotic drug addiction.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1984 Feb;24(1):14-6

87.    Beischer NA, Abell DA, Drew JH.
Intrauterine growth retardation.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1983 Nov;23(4):191-6. Review.

88.    Beischer NA.
Menopause and climacteric symptoms warrant treatment.
Aust Fam Physician. 1983 Nov;12(11):770. No abstract available.

89.    Drew JH, Bayly J, Beischer NA.
Prospective follow-up of growth retarded infants and of those from pregnancies complicated by low oestriol excretion--7 years.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1983 Aug;23(3):150-4.

90.    Beischer NA, Drew JH, Ashton PW, Oats JN, Gaudry E, Chew FT, Parkinson P.
Quality of survival of infants with critical fetal reserve detected by antenatal cardiotocography.
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 1983 Jul 15;146(6):662-70.

91.    Andersen HM, Drew JH, Beischer NA, Hutchison AA, Fortune DW.
Non-immune hydrops fetalis: changing contribution to perinatal mortality.
Br J Obstet Gynaecol. 1983 Jul;90(7):636-9.

92.     Oats JN, Abell DA, Anderson HM, Beischer NA.
Obesity in pregnancy.
Compr Ther 1983; 9: 51-55.

93.     Mackay EV, Beischer NA, Cox LW, Wood C.
Illustrated textbook of gynaecology.
Sydney: WB Saunders, 1983.

94.    Dobson PC, Abell DA, Beischer NA.
Antenatal pregnancy complications and fetal growth retardation.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1982 Nov;22(4):203-5.

95.    Dwyer PL, Oats JN, Walstab JE, Beischer NA.
Glucose tolerance in twin pregnancy.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1982 Aug;22(3):131-4. 

96.    Planner RS, Abell DA, Barbaro CA, Beischer NA.
Massive enlargement of the ovaries after evacuation of hydatidiform moles.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1982 May;22(2):96-100.

97.     Hutchison AA, Drew JH, Yu VYH, Williams ML, Fortune DW, Beischer NA.
Nonimmunologic hydrops fetalis: A review of 61 cases.
Obstet Gynecol 1982; 59: 347-352.

98.    Planner, RS, Abell Da, Barbaro CA, Beischer NA.
Massive enlargement of the ovaries after evacuation of hydatidiform moles.
Aust NZ J Obstet Gynaecol 1982; 22: 96-100.

99.    Long Pa, Oats JN, Abell DA, Beischer NA.
Placental function as assessed by urinary oestriol excretion before the onset of pre-eclampsia. In: Proceedings of the Second Congress of the International Society for the Study of Hypertension in Pregnancy, Cairo 1980 : Ain Shams University Press, 1982: 477-481.  

100.    Dobson PC, Abell DA, Beischer NA.
Mortality and morbidity of fetal growth retardation.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1981 May;21(2):69-72.

101.    Long PA, Oats JN, Beischer NA.
Labour-onset pre-eclampsia.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1981 Feb;21(1):16-9.

102.    Calandra C, Abell Da, Beischer NA.
Maternal obesity in pregnancy.
Obstet Gynecol 1981; 57: 8-12.

103.    Acton CM, Weir PE, Beischer NA.
The ultrasonic aspects of polyhydramnios.
Australas Radiol 1981; 25: 62-67.

104.    Drew JH, Beischer NA.
Incidence, associated factors and long-term prognosis of newborn infants with nerve palsies.  In: Proceedings of the First Asia Oceania Congress of Perinatology, 1979: 572-578.

105.    Wood C, Renou P, Oats J, Farrell E, Beischer NA, Anderson I.
A controlled trial of fetal heart rate monitoring in a low-risk obstetric population.
Am J Obstet Gynecol 1981; 141: 527-534.

106.    Beischer NA, Hockell BJ, jones WR, Mackay EV, Shearman RP, Townsend l.
Report on maternal deaths in Australia, 1976-78.
Canberra: AGPS, 1981.

107.    Beischer NA, Mackay EV.
Colour atlas of gynaecology.
Sydney: WB Saunders, 1981.

108.    Hill DJ, Beischer NA.
Hysterectomy in obstetric practice.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1980 Aug;20(3):151-3.

109.    Abell DA, Beischer NA.
Are there recognizable symptoms of abnormal glucose tolerance (hypoglycaemia and hyperglycaemia) in pregnancy.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1980 May;20(2):73-6.

110.    Hill DJ, Beischer NA.
Placenta praevia without antepartum haemorrhage.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1980 Feb;20(1):21-3.

111.    Oats JN, Abell DA, Beischer NA, Broomhall GR.
Maternal glucose tolerance during pregnancy with excessive size infants.
Obstet Gynecol 1980; 55: 184-186.

112.    Long PA, Abell DA, Beischer NA.
Fetal growth retardation and pre-eclampsia.
BR J Obstet Gynaecol 1980; 87: 13-18.

113.    Hill DJ, Beischer NA.
Placenta praevia without antepartum haemorrhage.
Aust NZ J Obstet Gynaecol 1980; 20: 21-23.

114.    Weir PE, Beischer NA.
Birth before arrival in hospital.
Med J Aust 1980; 2: 31-33.

115.    Drew JH, Satchwell CA, Carman PG, Beischer NA.
Prospective follow-up of growth retarded infants and of those from pregnancies complicated by low oestriol excretion.
Singapore J Obstet Gynaecol 1980; 11: 67-72.

116.    Long PA, Abell DA, Beischer NA.
Parity and pre-eclampsia.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1979 Nov;19(4):203-6.

117.    Beischer NA, Hackett BJ, Jones WR, Mackay EV, Shearman RP, Townsend L.
Report on maternal deaths in Australia 1973-75. 
Canberra : AGPS, 1979.

118.    Oats JJN, Beischer NA.
The recurrence rate and significance of low oestriol excretion in successive pregnancies. 
BR J Obstet Gynaecol 1979; 86: 15-18.

119.    Ratten GJ, Beischer NA.
The effect of termination of pregnancy on maturity of subsequent pregnancy.
Med J Aust 1979: 479-480.

120.    Calandra C, Abell DA, Beischer NA.
Carcinoma of the cervix, endometrium and ovary. An 11 year review.
Med J Aust 1979; 1: 546-548.

121.    Beischer NA, Abell DA.
Tratomiento del retardo del crecimiento fetal antes del parto (Treatment of fetal growth retardation before delivery).
In: Althabe O, Schwarca R, eds. Aspectos Perinatales del Parto Prematuro,1978. Buenos Aires : Librere ‘El Aleno” Editorial, 1979: 341-355.

122.    Hatherley LI, Breheny JE, Robinso FS, Beischer NA.
Psychiatric disorders in obstetrics.
Med J Aust 1979; 2: 399-401.

123.    Long PA, Abell DA, Beischer NA.
Fetal growth and placental function assessed by urinary estriol excretion before the onset of pre-eclampsia.
Am J Obstet Gynecol 1979; 135: 344-347.

124.    Weir PE, Ratten GJ, Beischer NA.
Acute polyhydramios – A complication of monozygous twin pregnancy.  
Br J Obstet Gynaecol 1979; 86: 849-853.

125.    Beischer NA.
Treatment of fetal growth retardation.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1978 Feb;18(1):28-33. 

126.    Drww JH, Abell DA, Beischer NA.
Congenital malformations, abnormal glucose tolerance and estriol excretion in pregnancy.
Obstet Gynecol 1978; 51: 129-132.

127.    Beischer NA.
Projected developments in midwifery.
Aust Nurses J 1978; 8: 52-56.

128.    Beischer NA, Mackay EV.
Care of the pregnant woman and her baby.
Sydney: WB Saunders, 1978.

129.    Chew FT, Abell DA, Beischer NA.
Antenatal cardiotocography in patients with persistently subnormal urinary oestriol excretion.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1977 Feb;17(1):18-27. 

130.    Dean L, Abell DA, Beischer NA.
Incidence of anencephaly and other major malformations when oestriol excretion is very low.
Br Med J 1977; 1: 257-258.

131.    Drew JH, Parkinson P, Walstab JE, Beischer Na.
Incidences and types of malformations in newborn infants.
Med J Aust 1977; 1: 945-949.

132.    Chang A, Abell DA, Beischer NA, Wood C.
Trial of intravenous therapy in women with low urinary estriol excretion.
Am J Obstet Gynecol 1977; 127: 793-797.

133.    Ratten GJ, Beischer NA.
The influence of maternal weight loss on the outcome of pregnancy.
Aust NZ J Obstet Gynaecol 1977; 17: 121-125.

134.    Targett CS, Ratten GJ, Abell DA, Beischer NA.
the influence of smoking on internterine fetal growth and on maternal oestriol excretion.
Aust NZ J Obstet Gynaecol 1977; 17: 126-130.

135.    Long PA, Abell DA, Beischer NA.
Importance of abnormal glucose tolerance (hypoglycemia and hyperglycemia) in the aetiology of pre-eclampsia.
Lancet 1977; 1: 923-925.

136.    Besicher NA, Abell DA, Drew JH.
Management of fetal growth retardation.
Med J Aust 1977; 2: 641-646.

137.    Drew JH, Mountain KR, Beischer NA.
Spontaneous improvement in severity of erythroblastosis with advancing parity.
Aust J Obstet Gynaecol 1977; 17: 229-231.

138.    Abell DA, Beischer NA, Papas AJ, Willis MM.
The association between abnormal glucose tolerance (hyperglycemia and hypoglycemia) and estriol excretion in pregnancy.
Am J Obstet Gynecol 1976; 124: 388-392.

139.    Abell DA, Beischer NA.
The relationship between maternal glucose tolerance and fetal size at birth.
Aust NZ J Obstet Gynaecol 1976; 16:1-4.

140.    Abell DA, Beischer NA. The effect of hypoglycemia and hyperglycemia on pregnancy outcome.
Aust NZ J Obstet Gyneacol 1976; 16: 75-81.

141.    Acton CM, Targett CS, Abell DA, Beischer NA.
The Value of fetal radiography when maternal oestriol excretion in subnormal.
Aust NZ J Obstet Gynaecol 1976; 16: 82-88.

142.    Beischer NA.
Tretment of foetal growth retardation by intravenous infusion of hypertonic dextrose and/or amino acids to the mother.
Bulletin of the Post Graduate Committee in Medicine, University of Sydney 1976: 78-89.

143.    Abell DA, Beischer NA, Wood C.  
Routine testing for gestational diabetes, pregnancy hypoglycaemia and fetal growth retardation, and results of treatment.
J Perinat Med 1976; 4: 197-212.

144.    Beischer NA, Mackay EV.
Obstetrics and the newborn for midwives and medical students.
Sydney: WB Saunders, 1976.

145.    Beischer NA.
Low oestriol excretion.  Incidence, significance and treatment in an obstetric population.
Med J Aust 1975, 2: 379-381.

146.    Drew JH, Goldenberg HJ, Beischer NA.
Children born from pregnancies complicated by subnormal oestriol excretion – first year.
Me J Aust 1975; 2: 381-384.

147.    Ratten GJ, Targett CS, Drew JH, Beischer NA.
The effect of fetal and placental weight at birth on weight during early childhood.
Med J Aust 1975; 2: 735-736.

148.    Abell DA, Beischer NA.
Evaluation of the three-hour oral glucose tolerance test in detection of significant hyperglycemia and hypoglycemia in pregnancy.
Diabetes 1975; 24: 874-880.

149.    Abell, Beischer NA.
The influence of abnormal glucose tolerance (hyperglycemia and hypoglycemia) on pregnancy outcome when oestriol excretion is subnormal.
Br J Obstet Gynaecol 1975; 82: 936-942.

150.    Beischer NA, Drew JH, Kenny JM, O’Sullivan EF.
The effect of rest and hypertonic dextrose infusion on low oestriol excretion in pregnancy.
Clin Perinatol 1974; 1: 253-272.

151.    Macafee CAJ, Beischer NA.
The Relative value of the standard indications for performing a glucose tolerance test in pregnancy.
Med J Aust 1974; 1: 911-914.

152.    Macafee CAJ, Beischer NA, Willis MM, Wood C.
The correlation of fetal, placental and maternal weight with glucose tolerance.
Aust NZ J Obstet Gynaecol 1974; 14: 88-94.

153.    Ratten GJ, Beischer NA.
The effect of maternal anemia on the fetoplacental unit.
Ob/Gyn Digest April 1974: 19-24.

154.    Ratten GJ, Kenny JM, Targett CS, Beischer NA.
The effect of maternal socio-economic status of fetal and placental weight at birth.
Aust NZ J Obstet Gynaecol 1974, 14: 148-155.

155.    Macafee CA, Beischer NA, Fortune DW.
Feto-placental function and antenatal complications when the fetus has hydrocephalus.
Macafee CA, Beischer NA, Fortune DW.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1973 Aug;13(3):153-8. 

156.    Macafee CA, Beischer NA, McBride F.
Subnormal maternal urinary oestriol excretion when the fetus has diabetes insipidus, optic atrophy, and absence of the septum pellucidum.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1973 May;13(2):105-6.

157.    Beischer NA.
Private patients and undergraduate teaching of obstetrics in Victoria.
Med J Aust 1973; 1: 507-509.

158.     Buttery BW, Beischer NA, Fortune DW, Macafee CAJ. Ovarian tumors in pregnancy.
Med J Aust 1973; 1: 345-349.

159.    Ratten GJ, Beischer NA, Fortune DW.
Obstetric complications when the fetus has Potter’s syndrome. I. Clinical considerations.
Am J Obstet Gynecol 1973; 115: 890-896.

160.    Macafee CAJ, Beischer NA, McBride f.
Subnormal maternal urinary oestriol excretion when the fetus has diabetes insipidus, optic atrophy and absence of the septum pellucidum.
Aust NZ J Obstet Gynaecol 1973; 13: 105-106.

161.    Ratten GJ, Beischer NA, Fortune DW, Macafee J.
Obstetric complications when the fetus has Potter’s syndrome. II. Fetoplacental function.
Am J Obstet Gynecol 1973; 116: 62-65.

162.    Laverty CRA, Fortune DW, Beischer NA.
Congenital idiopathic adrenal hypoplasia.
Obstet Gynecol 1973; 41: 655-664.

163.    Macafee CAJ, Beischer NA, Fortune DW.
Feto-placental function and antenatal complications when the fetus has hydrocephalus.
Aust J Obstet Gynaecol 1973; 13: 153-158.

164.    Targett CS, Gunesee h, McBride f, Beischer NA.
An evaluation of the effects of smoking on maternal oestriol excretion during pregnancy and on fetal outcome.
J Obstet Gyneacol Br Commonw 1973; 80: 815-821.

165.    Beischer NA.
Detection and treatment of foetal growth retardation in pregnancy.
J Dietetic Assoc Victoria 1973; 24: 49-56.

166.    Beischer NA, Drew JH, Kenny JM, O’sullivan EF.
The effect of rest and intravenous infusion of hypertonic dextrose on subnormal oestriol excretion in pregnancy.  In: International Symposium of Hormone Research in Pregnancy, Paris, 1973: 269-294.

167.    Aickin DR, Beischer NA, Brown JB.
Urinary oestriol excretion in pregnancies complicated by Rhesus immunization.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1972 May;12(2):86-94. 

168.    Macafee CA, Beischer NA, Brown JB, Fortune DW.
Fetoplacental function and antenatal complications when the fetus is malformed.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1972 May;12(2):71-85. 

169.    Ratten GJ, Beischer NA. 
The significance of anaemia in an obstetric population in Australia.
J Obstet Gynaecol Br Commonw 1972; 79: 228-237.

170.    Brown JB, Beischer NA.
Current status of estrogen assay in gynecology and obstetrics.  Part I. Estrogen assays in gynecology and early pregnancy.
Obstet Gynecol Surv. 1972; 27: 205-235.

171.    Brown JB, Beischer NA.
Current status of estrogen assay in gynecology and obstetrics.  Part II. Estrogen assays in late pregnancy.
Obstet Gynecol Surv. 1972; 27:303-343.

172.    Beischer NA, O’sullivan EF. 
The effect of rest and intravenous infusion of hypertonic dextrose on subnormal estriol excretion in pregnancy.
Am J Obstet Gynecol 1972; 113: 771-778.

173.     Beischer NA.
Antenatal screening in general practice with emphasis on the measurement of urinary oestriol excretion.
Aust Fam Physician 1972; 1: 306-312.

174. Beischer NA, Macafee CAJ.
Hospital procedures in obstetrics and gynaecology, Mercy Maternity Hospital, Melbourne. Melbourne : Mercy Maternity Hospital 1972.

175.    Beischer NA, Buttery BW, Fortune DW, Macafee CA.
Growth and malignancy of ovarian tumours in pregnancy.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1971 Nov;11(4):208-20. 

176.    Royle JP, Macafee CA, Beischer NA.
An unusual presentation of varicose veins of the vulva.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1971 May;11(2):122-5. 

178.     Beischer NA, Brown JB, Macafee CAJ, Redi S.
Urinary oestriol excretion before accidental heamorrhage.
J Obstet Gynaecol BR Commonw 1971; 78:322-329.

179.    Beischer NA, Fortune DW, Macafee j.
Nonimmunologic hydrops fetails and congenital abnormalities.
Obstet Gynecol 1971; 38: 86-95.

180.    Macafee j, Beischer NA, Fortune DW, Brown JB.
Obstetric complications when the fetus has congenital heart disease. I. Fetoplacental function when the fetal heart is malformed.
AM J Obstet Gynecol 1971; 110: 653-657.

181.    Macafee j, Beischer NA, Fortune DW.
Obstetric complications when the fetus has congenital heart disease. II. Clinical considerations.
AM J Obstet Gynecol 1971; 110: 891-895.

182.    Beischer NA, Reid S, Brown JB, Macafee CA.
The value of urinary oestriol estimation in patients with antepartum haemorrhage.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1970 Nov;10(4):191-204. 

183.    Fliegner JR, Beischer NA, Brown JB, Townsend L.
The role of urinary oestriol estimation and fetal scalp blood sampling in high risk pregnancies.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1970 Aug;10(3):125-31. 

184.    Macafee CAJ, Fortune DW, Beischer NA.
Non-immunologival hydrops fetails.
J Obstet Gynaecol Br Commonw 1970; 77: 226-237.

185.     Beischer NA, Bettinger HF, Fortune DW, Pepperell R. 
Hydatidiform mole and its complications in the state of Victoria.
J Obstet Gynaecol Br Commonw 1970; 77:263-276.

186.    Beischer NA, Brown JB, Macfee CAJ. Maternal excretion of oestriol and fetal damage.
Aust J Ment Retard 1970; 2: 46-54.

187.    Beischer NA, Sivasamboo R, Vohra S, Silpisornkosal s, Reid S. 
Placental hypertrophy in severe pregnancy anaemia.
J Obstet Gynaecol Br Commonw 1970; 77: 398-409.

188.    Campbell DG, Brown JB, Fortune DW, Pepperell R, Beischer NA. 
Excretion of oestrogens, pregnanediol and chorionic gonadotrophin in patients with hydatidiform mole.
J Obstet Gynaecol Br Commonw 1970; 77: 410-419.

189.    Evans JH, Beischer NA.
The prognosis of threatened abortion.
Med J Aust 1970; 2: 165-168.

190.    Brown JB, Evans JH, Beischer NA, Campbell DG, Fortune DW.
Hormone levels in threatened abortion.
J Obstet Gynaecol Br Commonw 1970; 77: 690-700.

191.    Macafee J, Fortune DW, Brown JB, Beischer NA.
Fetoplacental function in Down’s Syndrome (mongolism). Obstet Gynecol 1970; 36: 735-740.

192.    Beischer Na, Brown JB, Macafee j. 
Urinary estriol excretion before severe placental abruption. 
Obstet Gynecol 1970; 36: 697-701.

193.     Beischer NA, Reid S, Brown JB, Macafee CAJ.
The value of urinary oestriol estimation in patients with antepartum haemorrhage.
Aust NZ J Obstet Gynaecol 1970; 10: 191-204.

194.     Brown JB, Beischer NA, Campbell DG, Evans JH, Townsend l.
Oestrogen and pregnanediol excretion in various obstetrical populations.
Proc R Soc Med 1970; 63: 1092 – 1095.

195.    Bhargava VL, Beischer NA, Brown JB, Townsend L.
Hormonal activity of "non-functional" ovarian tumours.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1969 May;9(2):108-15. 

196.     Beischer NA, Evans JH, Townsend L. 
Studies in prolonged pregnancy. I. The incidence of prolonged pregnancy.
Am J Obstet Gynaecol 1969; 103: 476-482.

197.    Beischer NA, Brown JB, Smith MA, Townsend L. 
Studies in prolonged pregnancy. II. Clinical results and urinary estriol excretion in prolonged pregnancy.
Am J Obstet Gynaecol 1969; 103: 483-495.

199.      Beischer NA, Brown JB,  Townsend L. 
Studies in prolonged pregnancy. III. Amniocentesis in prolonged pregnancy.
Am J Obstet Gynecol 1969; 103: 496-503.

200.     Beischer NA, Pepperell RJ, Barrie JU.
Twin pregnancy and erythroblastosis.
Obstet Gynecol 1969; 34: 22-29.

201.     Beischer NA.
(Delivery of twins in breech position).
Ob/Gyn Collected Letters 1969; Series X:45.

202.     Fliegner JH, Renou P, Wood C, Beishcer NA, Brown JB. 
The correlation between urinary estriol excretion and fetal acidosis in high-risk pregnancies.
Am J Obstet Gynecol 1969; 102: 252 – 256.

203.     Wood EC, Beischer NA, Barham KA.
Use of fetal assessment tests.
Dev Med Child Neurol 1969; 11: 608-616.

204.    Reid S, Beischer NA, Brown JB, Smith MA.
Urinary oestriol excretion in pregnancies complicated by proteinuria.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1968 Nov;8(4):189-96. 

205.     Beischer NA, Fortune DW. 
Significance of chromatin patterns in cases of hydatidiform mole with an associated fetus.
Am J Obstet Gynecol 1968; 100: 276-282.

206.     Beischer NA, Holsman M, Kitchen WH.  
Relation of various forms of anemia to placental weight. 
Am J Obstet Gynecol 1968; 101: 801-809.

207.     Beischer NA, Brown JB, Smith MA.
The significance of high urinary ostriol excretion during pregnancy.
J Obstet Gynaecol Br Commonw 1968; 75: 622-628.

208.     Beischer NA, Fortune DW. 
Double monsters.
Obstet Gynecol 1968; 32: 158-170.

209.    Brown JB, Beishcer NA, Smith MA.
Excretion of urinary oestrogens in pregnant patients treated with cortisone and its analogues.
J Obstet Gynaecol Br Commonw 1968; 75: 819-828.

210.     Beischer NA, Brown JB, Wood C.
The Value of urinary estriol measurements during pregnancy.
Ob/Gyn Digest 1968: 37-45.

211.     Beischer NA, Townsend L, Holsman M, Brown JB, Smith MA. 
Urinary estriol excretion in pregnancy anemias.
Am J Obstet Gynecol 1968; 102: 819-827.

212.     Beischer NA, Bhargava VL, Brown JB, Smith MA.
The incidence of low oestriol excretion in an obstetric population.
J Obstet Gynaecol Br Commonw 1968; 75: 1024-1033.

213.     Beischer NA. 
(Hydatidiform mole) Ob/Gyn Collected Letters 1968; Series IX: 139.

214.    Reid S, Beischer NA, Brown JB, Smith MA. 
Urinary oestriol excretion in pregnancies complicated by proteinuria.
Aust NZ J Obstet Gynaecol 1968; 8: 189-196.

215.     Macleod SC, Brown JB, Beischer NA, Smith MA. 
The value of urinary oestriol measurements during pregnancy.
Aust J Obstet Gynaecol 1967; 7: 25-38

216. Beischer NA.
An unusual case of primary abdominal pregnancy.
Aust NZ J Obstet Gynaecol 1967; 7: 42-46

217. Beishcer NA, Brown JB, MacLeod SC, Smith MA.
The value of oestriol estimation in patients with antepartum vaginal bleeding.
J Obstet Gynaecol Br Commonw 1967; 74: 51-59

218. Beischer NA. 
The anatomical and functional results of mediolateral episiotomy.
Med J Aust 1967; 2: 189-195.

219. Brown JB, Beischer NA.
Urinary oestriol excretion as a measure of foetal welfare. 
In: Wood C, Walters WAW eds. Fifth World Congress of Gynaecology and Obstetrics. Sydney: Butterworths, 1967: 75-88

220.     Beischer NA, Fortune DW. 
Hydatiidiform mole with associated foetus.
In: Wood C, Walters WAW eds. Fifth World Congress of Gynaecology and Obstetrics. Sydney: Butterworths, 1967: 408.

221.    Beischer NA, Fortune DW, Fitzgerald MG.
Hydatidiform mole and coexistent foetus, both with triploid chromosome constitution.
Br Med J 1967: 3: 476-478

222.     Beischer NA, Walter WAW, Leeton JF, Evans JH, Kneale B, Ross IC.
Fifth World Congress of Gyneacology and Obstetrics. 
Med J Aust 1967; 2: 1000-1006

223.    Beischer NA.
Coagulation defect in pregnancy.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1966 Aug;6(3):218-25.

224.     Beischer NA. Endometriosis of an episotomy scar cured by pregnancy.
Obstet Gynecol 1966: 28: 15-21 

225.    Beischer NA.
Hydatidiform mole with coexistent foetus.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1966 May;6(2):127-41. 

226.    Beischer NA.
Traumatic rupture of a couvelaire uterus.
Aust N Z J Surg. 1966 May;35(4):255-8.

227. Beischer NA. Pelvic contraction in breech presentation.
J Obstet Gynaecol BR Commonw 1966: 77: 421-427

228.      Beischer NA, Layton KB.
The severe pulmonary distress syndrome in obstetrics.
Med J Aust 1966; 2: 1042-1043

229.    Beischer NA.
Cervical pregnancy. A report of four cases of cervical pregnancy and one case of placenta praevia increta.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 1964 Mar;4:8-22. 

230.     Shearman RP, Beischer NA, Martin JD.
Potentially harmful effects of drugs on the foetus.
Aust NZ J Obstet Gynaecol 1963: 3:90-96.

231.    Beischer NA, Lowry J.
The detection and management of abnormal glucose tolerance during pregnancy.
J Obstet Gynaecol Br Commonw 1963: 70: 685-692

232.     Beischer NA. Hydatidiform mole with co-existant foetus.
J Obstet Gynaecol Br Commonw 1961; 68: 231-237

233.    Beischer NA. 
Intravascular defibrination in pregnanct with associated pituitary and kidney damage.
Am J Obstet Gynecol 1961; 82: 625-630

234.    Beischer NA, Townsend L.
External cephalic version in breech presentation.
J Obstet Gynaec Brit Emp 1960: 67: 668-671

235.    Townsend l, Beischer NA.
The treatment of carcinoma-in-situ of the uterine cervix. 
Med J Aust 1960: 2: 408-410

236.    Beischer NA. 
Acquired hypofibrinogrnsemia in pregnancy.
Med J Aust 1959: 2: 180-183