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Prof. MARK P. BRINCAT

M.R.C.P.  L.R.C.S.(Lond.), F.R.C.O.G.(Lond), F.R.C.P.(Irel.); Ph.D.(U.K.)

Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist; Clinical Chairman & Head of Department

Resident Professor in Obstetrics & Gynaecology

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Born: Floriana, Malta, 16th November 1955.

Educated: St. Aloysius College [Malta], University of Malta, King's College Hospital School of Medicine and Dentistry [U.K.], St. George's Hospital School of Medicine [U.K.]. 

Qualifications: Member of the Royal College of Surgeons & Licencate of the Royal College of Physicians [U.K., 1979], Member of the Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists [U.K., 1986], Doctor of Philosophy [U.K., 1986], Fellow of the Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists [U.K., 1986], Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland [Ireland, 2002], Accreditation Certificate in Obstetrics-Gynaecology [S.A.C., Malta, 2003].

Current employment: Consultant Obstetrician-Gynaecologist & Clinical Chairman - Head of Department, Department of Health, Malta; Resident Professor in the Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine & Surgery, University of Malta; Specialist Obstetrician-Gynaecologist in Private Practice.

Research Interests: Collagen disorders; menopause & climacteric; bone metabolism; Gynaecological endocrinology.

Recent Publications [2008-2015]:

bulletMicallef S; Micallef D; Schembri-Wismayer P; Brincat MP; Calleja-Agius J. Chemoprevention of breast cancer among women at elevated risk as defined by Gail Score. Minerva Ginecol. 2015 Aug;67(4):335-52. Epub 2015 Feb 5. 

bulletCalleja-Agius J, Brincat M. The effect of menopause on the skin and other connective tissues. Gynecological Endocrinology, 2012, 28:273-277

bulletHomburg R, Hendriks ML, König TE, Anderson RA, Balen AH, Brincat M, Child T, Davies M, D'Hooghe T, Martinez A, Rajkhowa M, Rueda-Saenz R, Hompes P, Lambalk CB. Clomifene citrate or low-dose FSH for the first-line treatment of infertile women with anovulation associated with polycystic ovary syndrome: a prospective randomized multinational study. Human Reproduction, 2012, 27:468-473.

bulletMuscat Baron Y, Brincat M, Galea R. Iliac vessel wall thickness in menstrual and hormone treated and untreated postmenopausal women. Gynecological Endocrinology. 2012, 28P:409-412

bulletMuscat-Baron Y, Dingli M, Camilleri Agius R, Brincat MP. Endometriosis and dietary intolerance - a connection. Giorn. It. Ost. Gin., 2012, 34(1):252-256

bulletPellatt L, Rice S, Dilaver N, Heshri A, Galea R, Brincat M, Brown K, Simpson E, Mason HD. Anti-Müllerian hormone reduces follicle sensitivity to follicle-stimulating hormone in human granulosa cells. Fertility & Sterility, 2011, 96:1246-1251

bulletPérez-López FR, Brincat M, Erel CT, Tremollieres F, Gambacciani M, Lambrinoudaki I, Moen MH, Schenck-Gustafsson K, Vujovic S, Rozenberg S, Rees M. EMAS position statement: Vitamin D and postmenopausal health. Maturitas. 2012, 71:83-88.

bulletMuscat-Baron Y, Brincat M, Galea R. Iliac Vessel Wall Thickness in Menstrual and Hormone Treated and Untreated Postmenopausal Women. Gynaecological Endocrinology, 2011, 1-4 [early online]

bulletBrincat M, Calleja-Agius J, Erel CT, Gambacciani M, Lambrinoudaki I, Moen MH, Schenck-Gustafsson K, Tremollieres F, Vujovic S, Rees M, Rozenberg S, EMAS. EMAS position statement: Bone densitometry screening for osteoporosis. Maturitas. 2011 Jan; 68(1):98-101. Epub 2010 Nov 19; with erratum in Maturitas, Jun 2011, 69(2):e5-e5

bulletBuhagiar L, Cassar OA, Brincat MP, Buttigieg GG, Serracino Inglott A, Zarb Adami M, Azzopardi L. Predictors of post-caesarean section pain and analgesic consuption. Joyrnal of Anaesthetiology Clinical Pharmacology. 2011; 27(2):185-191

bulletCalleja-Agius J, Schembri-Wismayer P, Calleja N, Brincat M, Spiteri D. Obstetric outcome and cytokine levels in threatened miscarriage. Gynecological Endocrinology, Feb 2011, 27(2):121-127

bulletMuscat Baron Y, Craus J, Camilleri Agius R, Brincat M. Synergistic effect on the treatment of menorrhagia by endometrial biopsy followed by contemporaneous insertion of the Levonorgestrel Intrauterine System. Gynecological Endocrinology, 2011, in press

bulletMuscat Baron Y, Dingli M, Camilleri Agius R, Calleja N, Brincat MP. Gastro-intestinal symptoms and dietary intolerance in women with endometriosis. International Journal of Endometriosis, 2011; 3(2):99-104 - published online 25/06/2011

bulletSchenck-Gustafsson K, Brincat M, Erel CT, Gambacciani M, Lambrinoudaki I, Moen MH, Tremollieres F, Vujovic S, Rozenberg S, Rees M, EMAS. EMAS position statement: Managing the menopause in the context of coronary heart disease. Maturitas. 2011 Jan; 68(1):94-97. Epub 2010 Dec 14; with erratum in Maturitas, Jun 2011, 69(2):pe6-e6

bulletTremollieres F, Brincat M, Erel CT, Gambacciani M, Lambrinoudaki I, Moen MH, Schenck-Gustafsson K, Vujovic S, Rozenberg S, Rees M, EMAS. EMAS position statement: Managing menopausal women with a personal or family history of VTE. Maturitas, Jun 2011, 69(2):195-198

bulletCalleja-Agius J, Calleja N, Brincat MP, Spiteri D. Obstetric outcome in cases of threatened spontaneous abortion. International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics, 2010, 110(1):75-77

bulletErel CT, Brincat MP, Gambacciani M, Lambrinoudaki I, Moen MH, Schenck-Gustafsson K, Tremollieres F, Vujovic S, Rozenberg S, Rees M, EMAS. EMAS position statement: Managing the menopause in women with epilepsy. Maturitas, 2010 Jul;66(3):327-328. Epub 2010 Apr 24.

bulletLambrinoudaki I, Brincat MP, Erel CT, Gambacciani M, Moen MH, Schenck-Gustafsson K, Tremollieres F, Vujovic S, Rees M, Rozenberg S, EMAS. EMAS position statement: Managing obese postmenopausal women. Maturitas, 2010 Jul;66(3):323-326

bulletMoen MH, Rees M, Brincat MP, Erel T, Gambacciani M, Lambrinoudaki I, Schenck-Gustafsson K, Tremollieres F, Vujovic S, Rozenberg S, EMAS. EMAS position statement: Managing the menopause in women with a past history of endometriosis. Maturitas, Sep 2010, 67(1):94-97

bulletVujovic S, Brincat MP, Erel T, Gambacciani M, Lambrinoudaki I, Moen MH, Schenck-Gustafsson K, Tremollieres F, Rozenberg S, Rees M, EMAS. EMAS position statement: Managing women with premature ovarian failure. Maturitas. Sep 2010, 67(1):91-93

bulletCalleja-Agius J, Brincat MP. Urogenital atrophy. Climacteric, 2009 12(4):1-7.

bulletCalleja-Agius J, Brincat MP. Effects of hormone replacement therapy on connective tissue: why is this important? Best Practice & Research Clinical Obstetrics & Gynaecology, 2009 Feb;23(1):121-7. Epub 2008 Dec 17.

bulletCalleja-Agius J, Muscat-Baron Y, Brincat MP. Estrogens and the intervertebral disc. Menopause International, 2009 Sep;15(3):127-30.

bulletMuscat Baron Y, Brincat MP, Calleja-Agius J, Calleja N. Intervertebral disc height correlates with vertebral body T-scores in premenopausal and postmenopausal women. Menopause International, 2009, 15:58-62

bulletCalleja-Agius J, Brincat MP. Recurrent miscarriages: What is the role of cytokines? Gynecol Endocrinol. 2008 Dec;24(12):663-8.

bulletCalleja-Agius J, Brincat MP. Hormone replacement therapy post Women's Health Initiative study: where do we stand? Current Opinion in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2008 Dec;20

bulletHolinka CF; Brincat MP; Coelingh Bennink HJT. Preventive effect of oral estetrol in a menopausal hot flush model. Climacteric, 2008, 11(1, suppl.1):15–21

 

 

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