Christina Richards, MD


  • English
  • French

Academic Information

  • Departments: Family & Preventive Medicine - Adjunct Instructor
  • Divisions: Family Medicine, General Surgery

Board Certification

  • American Board of Surgery (Sub: General Surgery)

Academic Office Information

  • 801-561-1100
  • 3590 West 9000 South
    West Jordan, UT 84088

Education History

Type School Degree
Fellowship University of Washington
Residency Medical College of Wisconsin
Internship Medical College of Wisconsin
Professional Medical Ohio State University Hospitals

Selected Publications

Journal Article

  1. Pautler SE, Richards C, Libutti SK, Linehan WM, Walther MM (2002 Jan). Intentional resection of the diaphragm during cytoreductive laparoscopic radical nephrectomy. J Urol, 167(1), 48-50.
  2. Richards C, Emori TG, Edwards J, Fridkin S, Tolson J, Gaynes R (2001 Dec). Characteristics of hospitals and infection control professionals participating in the National Nosocomial Infections Surveillance System 1999. Am J Infect Control, 29(6), 400-3.
  3. Richards C, Dingwall R, Watson A (2001 Sep 8). Should NHS patients be allowed to contribute extra money to their care? BMJ, 323(7312), 563-5.
  4. Gaynes RP, Culver DH, Horan TC, Edwards JR, Richards C, Tolson JS (2001 Sep 1). Surgical site infection (SSI) rates in the United States, 1992-1998: the National Nosocomial Infections Surveillance System basic SSI risk index. Clin Infect Dis, 33 Suppl 2, S69-77.
  5. Yin JL, Shackel NA, Zekry A, McGuinness PH, Richards C, Putten KV, McCaughan GW, Eris JM, Bishop GA (2001 Jun). Real-time reverse transcriptase-polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) for measurement of cytokine and growth factor mRNA expression with fluorogenic probes or SYBR Green I. Immunol Cell Biol, 79(3), 213-21.
  6. Yan Y, Shastry S, Richards C, Wang C, Bowen DG, Sharland AF, Painter DM, McCaughan GW, Bishop GA (2001 Apr 15). Posttransplant administration of donor leukocytes induces long-term acceptance of kidney or liver transplants by an activation-associated immune mechanism. J Immunol, 166(8), 5258-64.
  7. Gaynes R, Richards C, Edwards J, Emori TG, Horan T, Alonso-Echanove J, Fridkin S, Lawton R, Peavy G, Tolson J (2001 Mar-Apr). Feeding back surveillance data to prevent hospital-acquired infections. Emerg Infect Dis, 7(2), 295-8.
  8. Kritchevsky SB, Braun BI, Wong ES, Solomon SL, Steele L, Richards C, Simmons BP (2001 Mar-Apr). Impact of hospital care on incidence of bloodstream infection: the evaluation of processes and indicators in infection control study. Emerg Infect Dis, 7(2), 193-6.
  9. Simon JA, Hsia J, Cauley JA, Richards C, Harris F, Fong J, Barrett-Connor E, Hulley SB (2001 Feb 6). Postmenopausal hormone therapy and risk of stroke: The Heart and Estrogen-progestin Replacement Study (HERS). Circulation, 103(5), 638-42.
  10. Buchholz U, Richards C, Murthy R, Arduino M, Pon D, Schwartz W, Fontanilla E, Pegues C, Boghossian N, Peterson C, Kool J, Mascola L, Jarvis WR (2000 Dec). Pyrogenic reactions associated with single daily dosing of intravenous gentamicin. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol, 21(12), 771-4.
  11. Hunt PJ, Gurnell EM, Huppert FA, Richards C, Prevost AT, Wass JA, Herbert J, Chatterjee VK (2000 Dec). Improvement in mood and fatigue after dehydroepiandrosterone replacement in Addison's disease in a randomized, double blind trial. J Clin Endocrinol Metab, 85(12), 4650-6.
  12. Richards C, Rosen J, Hannaford B, Pellegrini C, Sinanan M (2000 Sep). Skills evaluation in minimally invasive surgery using force/torque signatures. Surg Endosc, 14(9), 791-8.
  13. Wang Y, Robledo O, Kinzie E, Blanchard F, Richards C, Miyajima A, Baumann H (2000 Aug 18). Receptor subunit-specific action of oncostatin M in hepatic cells and its modulation by leukemia inhibitory factor. J Biol Chem, 275(33), 25273-85.
  14. Major B, Cozzarelli C, Cooper ML, Zubek J, Richards C, Wilhite M, Gramzow RH (2000 Aug). Psychological responses of women after first-trimester abortion. Arch Gen Psychiatry, 57(8), 777-84.
  15. Guss DA, Richards C (2000 Jul). Comparison of men and women presenting to an ED with acute appendicitis. Am J Emerg Med, 18(4), 372-5.
  16. Green AI, Tohen M, Patel JK, Banov M, DuRand C, Berman I, Chang H, Zarate C Jr, Posener J, Lee H, Dawson R, Richards C, Cole JO, Schatzberg AF (2000 Jun). Clozapine in the treatment of refractory psychotic mania. Am J Psychiatry, 157(6), 982-6.
  17. Eubanks TR, Omelanczuk P, Richards C, Pohl D, Pellegrini CA (2000 May). Outcomes of laparoscopic antireflux procedures. Am J Surg, 179(5), 391-5.
  18. Salkovskis PM, Wroe AL, Gledhill A, Morrison N, Forrester E, Richards C, Reynolds M, Thorpe S (2000 Apr). Responsibility attitudes and interpretations are characteristic of obsessive compulsive disorder. Behav Res Ther, 38(4), 347-72.
  19. Rosen J, Richards C, Hannaford B, Sinanan M (2000). Hidden Markov models of minimally invasive surgery. Stud Health Technol Inform, 70, 279-85.
  20. Kirkley A, Griffin S, Richards C, Miniaci A, Mohtadi N (1999 Jul-Aug). Prospective randomized clinical trial comparing the effectiveness of immediate arthroscopic stabilization versus immobilization and rehabilitation in first traumatic anterior dislocations of the shoulder. Arthroscopy, 15(5), 507-14.
  21. Sistino JJ, Richards C (1999 Jun). The additive effects of antifibrinolytics: dangers in the OR. J Extra Corpor Technol, 31(2), 97-101.
  22. Lessin MS, Chan M, Catallozzi M, Gilchrist MF, Richards C, Manera L, Wallach MT, Luks FI (1999 Mar). Selective use of ultrasonography for acute appendicitis in children. Am J Surg, 177(3), 193-6.
  23. Packham C, Robinson J, Morris J, Richards C, Marks P, Gray D (1999 Mar). Statin prescribing in Nottingham general practices: a cross-sectional study. J Public Health Med, 21(1), 60-4.
  24. Rosen J, MacFarlane M, Richards C, Hannaford B, Sinanan M (1999). Surgeon-tool force/torque signatures--evaluation of surgical skills in minimally invasive surgery. Stud Health Technol Inform, 62, 290-6.
  25. Richards C, Klabunde C, OMalley M (1998 Oct). Physicians' recommendations for colon cancer screening in women. Too much of a good thing? Am J Prev Med, 15(3), 246-9.
  26. Frantzides CT, Richards C (1998 Oct). A study of 362 consecutive laparoscopic Nissen fundoplications. Surgery, 124(4), 651-4; discussion 654-5.
  27. Thompson WM, Harris B, Lazarus J, Richards C (1998 Sep). A comparison of the performance of rating scales used in the diagnosis of postnatal depression. Acta Psychiatr Scand, 98(3), 224-7.
  28. Kinney AY, Richards C, Vernon SW, Vogel VG (1998 Sep-Oct). The effect of physician recommendation on enrollment in the Breast Cancer Chemoprevention Trial. Prev Med, 27(5 Pt 1), 713-9.
  29. Wagner B, Overesch G, Sheoran AS, Holmes MA, Richards C, Leibold W, Radbruch A (1998 Jul). Organization of the equine immunoglobulin heavy chain constant region genes; III. Alignment of c mu, c gamma, c epsilon and c alpha genes. Immunobiology, 199(1), 105-18.
  30. Gayle RB 3rd, Maliszewski CR, Gimpel SD, Schoenborn MA, Caspary RG, Richards C, Brasel K, Price V, Drosopoulos JH, Islam N, Alyonycheva TN, Broekman MJ, Marcus AJ (1998 May 1). Inhibition of platelet function by recombinant soluble ecto-ADPase/CD39. J Clin Invest, 101(9), 1851-9.
  31. Major B, Richards C, Cooper ML, Cozzarelli C, Zubek J (1998 Mar). Personal resilience, cognitive appraisals, and coping: an integrative model of adjustment to abortion. J Pers Soc Psychol, 74(3), 735-52.
  32. Belkhiri A, Richards C, Whaley M, McQueen SA, Orr FW (1997 Nov). Increased expression of activated matrix metalloproteinase-2 by human endothelial cells after sublethal H2O2 exposure. Lab Invest, 77(5), 533-9.
  33. Clark DG, Richards C, Hilioti Z, Lind-Iversen S, Brown K (1997 Aug). Effect of pollination on accumulation of ACC synthase and ACC oxidase transcripts, ethylene production and flower petal abscission in geranium (Pelargonium x hortorum L.H. Bailey). Plant Mol Biol, 34(6), 855-65.
  34. Kovacs M, Devlin B, Pollock M, Richards C, Mukerji P (1997 Jul). A controlled family history study of childhood-onset depressive disorder. Arch Gen Psychiatry, 54(7), 613-23.
  35. Major B, Zubek JM, Cooper ML, Cozzarelli C, Richards C (1997 Jun). Mixed messages: implications of social conflict and social support within close relationships for adjustment to a stressful life event. J Pers Soc Psychol, 72(6), 1349-63.
  36. Kovacs M, Obrosky DS, Gatsonis C, Richards C (1997 Jun). First-episode major depressive and dysthymic disorder in childhood: clinical and sociodemographic factors in recovery. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry, 36(6), 777-84.
  37. Augenlicht LH, Wadler S, Corner G, Richards C, Ryan L, Multani AS, Pathak S, Benson A, Haller D, Heerdt BG (1997 May 1). Low-level c-myc amplification in human colonic carcinoma cell lines and tumors: a frequent, p53-independent mutation associated with improved outcome in a randomized multi-institutional trial. Cancer Res, 57(9), 1769-75.
  38. Sakic B, Szechtman H, Braciak T, Richards C, Gauldie J, Denburg JA (1997). Reduced preference for sucrose in autoimmune mice: a possible role of interleukin-6. Brain Res Bull, 44(2), 155-65.
  39. Mullins RJ, Richards C, Walker T (1996 Aug). Allergic reactions to oral, surgical and topical bovine collagen. Anaphylactic risk for surgeons. Aust N Z J Ophthalmol, 24(3), 257-60.
  40. Richards C (1996 Jul). General practice: at yet another cross-roads? Public Health, 110(4), 207-8.
  41. Bellgrau D, Stenger D, Richards C, Bao F (1996 Jun). The diabetic BB rat. Neither Th1 nor Th2? Horm Metab Res, 28(6), 299-301.
  42. Augenlicht LH, Richards C, Corner G, Pretlow TP (1996 Apr 18). Evidence for genomic instability in human colonic aberrant crypt foci. Oncogene, 12(8), 1767-72.
  43. Cousin C, Ofori K, Acholonu S, Miller A, Richards C, Lewis F, Knight M (1995 Dec). Schistosoma mansoni: changes in the albumen gland of Biomphalaria glabrata snails selected for nonsusceptibility to the parasite. J Parasitol, 81(6), 905-11.
  44. Wagner B, Radbruch A, Richards C, Leibold W (1995 Jul). Monoclonal equine IgM and IgG immunoglobulins. Vet Immunol Immunopathol, 47(1-2), 1-12.
  45. Richards C (1995 Jun 21-7). Topical and systemic treatment of psoriasis: Part 2. Nurs Times, 91(25), 38-9.
  46. Richards C, Millar-Jones L, Alfaham M (1995 Jun). Assessment of in-line filters to prolong the life of intravenous cannulae in cystic fibrosis patients. J Clin Pharm Ther, 20(3), 165-6.
  47. Richards C (1995 May 24-30). The effects of psoriasis and its treatment: Part 1. Nurs Times, 91(21), 38-9.
  48. Mallett P, Andrew M, Hunter C, Smith J, Richards C, Othman S, Lazarus J, Harris B (1995 Apr). Cognitive function, thyroid status and postpartum depression. Acta Psychiatr Scand, 91(4), 243-6.
  49. Richards C, Holmes SJ (1995 Mar). Intestinal dilatation in the fetus. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed, 72(2), F135-8.
  50. Richards C, Richards H, Pheby D (1995 Feb 25). Skin cancer: how accurate are local data? BMJ, 310(6978), 503.
  51. Heddle NM, Klama L, Singer J, Richards C, Fedak P, Walker I, Kelton JG (1994 Sep 8). The role of the plasma from platelet concentrates in transfusion reactions. N Engl J Med, 331(10), 625-8.
  52. Richards C, Grassby PF (1994 Jun). A comparison of the endotoxin-retentive abilities of two '96-h' in-line intravenous filters. J Clin Pharm Ther, 19(3), 199-202.
  53. Richards C, Elder D (1994 Mar). Mental health and the Burdekin Report. Part Three. Aust Nurs J, 1(8), 32-3.
  54. Richards C (1994 Jan-Feb). The law and the nurse. Qld Nurse, 13(1), 22-3.
  55. Stepien H, Agro A, Crossley J, Padol I, Richards C, Stanisz A (1993 Sep). Immunomodulatory properties of diazepam-binding inhibitor: effect on human interleukin-6 secretion, lymphocyte proliferation and natural killer cell activity in vitro. Neuropeptides, 25(3), 207-11.
  56. Murphy RA, Acheson A, Hodges R, Haskins J, Richards C, Reklow E, Chlumecky V, Barker PA, Alderson RF, Lindsay RM (1993 Jul). Immunological relationships of NGF, BDNF, and NT-3: recognition and functional inhibition by antibodies to NGF. J Neurosci, 13(7), 2853-62.
  57. Aoki SK, Finegold D, Kuramoto IK, Douville C, Richards C, Randell R, Fernando L, Holland PV, Zeldis JB (1993 May). Significance of antibody to hepatitis B core antigen in blood donors as determined by their serologic response to hepatitis B vaccine. Transfusion, 33(5), 362-7.
  58. Richards C (1993 Mar-Apr). Defamation in references, reports and memos prepared at your health service. Qld Nurse, 12(2), 8-9.
  59. Roy R, Tremblay JP, Huard J, Richards C, Malouin F, Bouchard JP (1993 Feb). Antibody formation after myoblast transplantation in Duchenne-dystrophic patients, donor HLA compatible. Transplant Proc, 25(1 Pt 2), 995-7.
  60. Geisterfer M, Richards C, Baumann M, Fey G, Gywnne D, Gauldie J (1993 Jan). Regulation of IL-6 and the hepatic IL-6 receptor in acute inflammation in vivo. Cytokine, 5(1), 1-7.
  61. Knight M, Miller A, Raghavan N, Richards C, Lewis F (1992 Sep 10). Identification of a repetitive element in the snail Biomphalaria glabrata: relationship to the reverse transcriptase-encoding sequence in LINE-1 transposons. Gene, 118(2), 181-7.
  62. Agro A, Jordana M, Chan KH, Cox G, Richards C, Stepien H, Stanisz AM (1992 Jul). Synoviocyte derived granulocyte macrophage colony stimulating factor mediates the survival of human lymphocytes. J Rheumatol, 19(7), 1065-9.
  63. Harris C, Richards C (1992 Jul). Functional aphonia in young people. J Laryngol Otol, 106(7), 610-2.
  64. Othman S, Phillips DI, Lazarus JH, Parkes AB, Richards C, Hall R (1992 Summer). Iodine metabolism in postpartum thyroiditis. Thyroid, 2(2), 107-11.
  65. Zeldis JB, Jain S, Kuramoto IK, Richards C, Sazama K, Samuels S, Holland PV, Flynn N (1992 Jan). Seroepidemiology of viral infections among intravenous drug users in northern California. West J Med, 156(1), 30-5.
  66. Badner V, Bazdekis T, Richards C (1992 Jan-Feb). Patient satisfaction with dental care in a municipal hospital. Spec Care Dentist, 12(1), 9-14.
  67. Richards C, Reed J (1991 Nov 13-19). Child health. Your baby has Down's syndrome. Nurs Times, 87(46), 60-1.
  68. Richards C (1991 Oct 5). General practice as a career. BMJ, 303(6806), 827-8.
  69. Richards C (1991 Sep-Oct). A future for Title X? Fam Plann Perspect, 23(5), 228-9.
  70. Richards C, Holland P, Kuramoto K, Douville C, Randell R (1991 Feb). Prevalence of antibody to hepatitis C virus in a blood donor population. Transfusion, 31(2), 109-13.
  71. Richards C (1991 Jan 19). Impact of medical audit advisory groups. BMJ, 302(6769), 153-5.
  72. Richards C, Gold RB (1990 Summer). RU 486: medical breakthrough held hostage. Issues Sci Technol, 6(4), 74-8.
  73. Richards C (1990 Mar-Apr). Electronic claim filing. Is it right for your office? Dent Assist, 59(2), 30-1.
  74. Richards C, Thomas P (1990 Feb). Use of endotoxin retentive intravenous filters with paediatric total parenteral nutrition solutions. J Clin Pharm Ther, 15(1), 53-8.
  75. Richards C, Daya S (1989 Sep). Diagnosis of acute appendicitis in pregnancy. Can J Surg, 32(5), 358-60.
  76. Kovacs M, Gatsonis C, Paulauskas SL, Richards C (1989 Sep). Depressive disorders in childhood. IV. A longitudinal study of comorbidity with and risk for anxiety disorders. Arch Gen Psychiatry, 46(9), 776-82.
  77. Richards C (1989 May). Provider, university joint appointment advances training. Provider, 15(5), 37, 39.
  78. Portnoy FL, Richards C, Roberts R (1989 Mar-Apr). Wheelchair karate. Geriatr Nurs, 10(2), 76-7.
  79. Kovacs M, Paulauskas S, Gatsonis C, Richards C (1988 Nov-Dec). Depressive disorders in childhood. III. A longitudinal study of comorbidity with and risk for conduct disorders. J Affect Disord, 15(3), 205-17.
  80. Gordon JW, Grunfeld L, Garrisi GJ, Talansky BE, Richards C, Laufer N (1988 Jul). Fertilization of human oocytes by sperm from infertile males after zona pellucida drilling. Fertil Steril, 50(1), 68-73.
  81. Richards C (1988 Jun). What a quality assurance program will do for your housekeeping department. Exec Housekeep Today, 9(6), 5.
  82. Jordana M, Richards C, Irving LB, Gauldie J (1988 May). Spontaneous in vitro release of alveolar-macrophage cytokines after the intratracheal instillation of bleomycin in rats. Characterization and kinetic studies. Am Rev Respir Dis, 137(5), 1135-40.
  83. Fling ME, Kope J, Richards C (1988 Jan). Characterization of plasmid pAZ1 and the type III dihydrofolate reductase gene. Plasmid, 19(1), 30-8.
  84. Baumann H, Richards C, Gauldie J (1987 Dec 15). Interaction among hepatocyte-stimulating factors, interleukin 1, and glucocorticoids for regulation of acute phase plasma proteins in human hepatoma (HepG2) cells. J Immunol, 139(12), 4122-8.
  85. Richards C, Pollack ED (1987 Nov). Development of spontaneous motility in the guppy embryo (Lebistes reticulatus) and the effect of spinal transection. J Exp Zool, 244(2), 223-9.
  86. Gauldie J, Richards C, Harnish D, Lansdorp P, Baumann H (1987 Oct). Interferon beta 2/B-cell stimulatory factor type 2 shares identity with monocyte-derived hepatocyte-stimulating factor and regulates the major acute phase protein response in liver cells. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 84(20), 7251-5.
  87. Lewis FA, Winestock J, Dingaan B, Richards C, Dean DA (1987 Aug). Intraspecific cross-protection in mice immunized with irradiated Schistosoma mansoni cercariae. J Parasitol, 73(4), 787-91.
  88. Fling ME, Kopf J, Richards C (1985 Oct 11). Nucleotide sequence of the transposon Tn7 gene encoding an aminoglycoside-modifying enzyme, 3"(9)-O-nucleotidyltransferase. Nucleic Acids Res, 13(19), 7095-106.
  89. Roberts AJ, Woodhall DD, Conti CR, Ellison DW, Fisher R, Richards C, Marks RG, Knauf DG, Alexander JA (1985 May). Mortality, morbidity, and cost-accounting related to coronary artery bypass graft surgery in the elderly. Ann Thorac Surg, 39(5), 426-32.
  90. Lamontagne L, Gauldie J, Stadnyk A, Richards C, Jenkins E (1985 Mar). In vivo initiation of unstimulated in vitro interleukin-1 release by alveolar macrophages. Am Rev Respir Dis, 131(3), 326-30.
  91. Richards C (1985 Mar). Who are we? An update based on 1984 data. Dent Hyg (Chic), 59(3), 121-3.
  92. Stratton JA, Miller RD, Kent DR, Thrupp LD, Richards C, DiSaia PJ (1984 Nov). Depressed mononuclear cell phagocytic activity associated with menstruation. J Clin Lab Immunol, 15(3), 127-31.
  93. McCutchan TF, Simpson AJ, Mullins JA, Sher A, Nash TE, Lewis F, Richards C (1984 Feb). Differentiation of schistosomes by species, strain, and sex by using cloned DNA markers. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 81(3), 889-93.
  94. Richards C (1984). Report of the inquiry into the Royal Southern Memorial Hospital. Aust Health Rev, 7(4), 331-4.
  95. Rodgers RJ, Richards C, Precious JI (1984). Naloxone administration following brief exposure to novelty reduces activity and rearing in mice upon 24-h retest: a conditioned aversion? Psychopharmacology (Berl), 82(4), 322-6.
  96. Gauldie J, Richards C, Lamontagne L (1983 Sep). Fc receptors for IgA and other immunoglobulins on resident and activated alveolar macrophages. Mol Immunol, 20(9), 1029-37.
  97. Fling ME, Richards C (1983 Aug 11). The nucleotide sequence of the trimethoprim-resistant dihydrofolate reductase gene harbored by Tn7. Nucleic Acids Res, 11(15), 5147-58.
  98. Janoff KA, Moseson D, Nohlgren J, Davenport C, Richards C, Fletcher WS (1982 Sep). The treatment of state I melanoma of the extremities with regional hyperthermic isolation perfusion. Ann Surg, 196(3), 316-23.
  99. LoVerde PT, Gherson J, Richards C (1982 Mar). Reaction against self in an invertebrate? J Invertebr Pathol, 39(2), 247-9.


  1. Jackson PL, Lafleur MF, Malouin F, Richards C, Doyon J (2001 Aug). Potential role of mental practice using motor imagery in neurologic rehabilitation. [Review]. Arch Phys Med Rehabil, 82(8), 1133-41.
  2. Richards C, Emori TG, Peavy G, Gaynes R (2001 Mar-Apr). Promoting quality through measurement of performance and response: prevention success stories. [Review]. Emerg Infect Dis, 7(2), 299-301.
  3. Salkovskis PM, Forrester E, Richards C (1998). Cognitive-behavioural approach to understanding obsessional thinking. [Review]. Br J Psychiatry Suppl, (35), 53-63.
  4. Freemantle N, Gill P, Godfrey C, Long A, Richards C, Sheldon TA, Song F, Webb J (1993 Dec). Brief interventions and alcohol use. [Review]. Qual Health Care, 2(4), 267-73.
  5. Richards C, Wujcik D (1992 Sep). Cutaneous toxicity associated with high-dose cytosine arabinoside. [Review]. Oncol Nurs Forum, 19(8), 1191-5.
  6. Gauldie J, Richards C, Baumann H (1992 Sep). IL6 and the acute phase reaction. [Review]. Res Immunol, 143(7), 755-9.
  7. Richards C, Gauldie J, Baumann H (1991 Mar-Apr). Cytokine control of acute phase protein expression. [Review]. Eur Cytokine Netw, 2(2), 89-98.
  8. Gauldie J, Richards C, Northemann W, Fey G, Baumann H (1989). IFN beta 2/BSF2/IL-6 is the monocyte-derived HSF that regulates receptor-specific acute phase gene regulation in hepatocytes. [Review]. Ann N Y Acad Sci, 557, 46-58; discussion 58-9.


  1. Richards C (1988 Dec). A car with flat tyres? J R Coll Gen Pract, 38(317), 535-6.
  2. McGregor AM, Hall R, Richards C (1984 Jun 16). Autoimmune thyroid disease and pregnancy. Br Med J (Clin Res Ed), 288(6433), 1780-1.


  1. Richards C, Thimm A, Clark J, Thomson AP, Newton T, Riordan FA (2001 Aug). The management of fever and petechiae: collaborative studies are needed [Letter to the editor]. Arch Dis Child, 85(2), 172.
  2. Alonso-Echanove J, Richards C Jr, Horan TC (2000 May 25). Supplemental perioperative oxygen to reduce surgical-wound infections [Letter to the editor]. N Engl J Med, 342(21), 1613; discussion 1613-4.
  3. Gibbons R, Macintyre A, Richards C (1996 Apr 27). Cognitive behaviour therapy for the chronic fatigue syndrome. Patients were not representative of all patients with the syndrome [Letter to the editor]. BMJ, 312(7038), 1096-7; discussion 1098.
  4. Singer S, Richards C, Boland RJ (1995 Aug). Two cases of risperidone-induced neuroleptic malignant syndrome [Letter to the editor]. Am J Psychiatry, 152(8), 1234.
  5. Richards C, Kolins J, Trindade CD (1992 Sep 23-30). Autologous transfusion-transmitted Yersinia enterocolitica [Letter to the editor]. JAMA, 268(12), 154-2.
  6. Seibel MM, Richards C (1990 Mar 10). Hysterectomy in benign conditions: a procedure of the past? [Letter to the editor]. Lancet, 335(8689), 600-1.
  7. Richards C (1989 Dec). Failure of a nitrous oxide-oxygen proportioning device [Letter to the editor]. Anesthesiology, 71(6), 997-8.


  1. Richards C (1998 May). For advice on teamwork and a long career, just ask Mr. C. Interview by Jaime Shimkus. Mater Manag Health Care (7(5), p. 20).
  2. Richards C (1993 Nov-Dec). The law and the nurse. The giving of ECT without the consent of the patient is unlawful. Qld Nurse (12(6), pp. 16-7).