List of Full Text Publications

The publications on this website/blog are full text of articles listed under “My Publications” in alphabetic order.

  1. A cystic hepatic lesion: When to Worry?
  2. A Caribbean Perspective
  3. A Management Algorithm for Retained Rectal Foreign Bodies.
  4. A primary Ovarian Leiomyosarcoma with Micro Invasive Features stage Is Surgical Excision Enough – Letter to the Editor
  5. A rare case of bilateral congenital metarsal
  6. A safe surgical approach to giant intrarenal AV Fistula and Aneurysm
  7. A study of anatomical varaiants and congenital anomalies of the biliary tree in a caribbean population
  8. A subcutaneous uterus with unusual presenting features
  9. Accessory Inferior Sulci of the Liver in an Afro – Caribbean Population
  10. Achondroplasia and Pregnancy
  11. Actinomycosis of the Liver
  12. Acute pancreatitis due to hypertriglycerdemia a case series of West Indians of Asian Indian Ancestry
  13. Ademoyosis Uteri Study of 416 Cases
  14. Adult intussusception in Trinidad
  15. Advances in the Management of Acute Popliteal Vascular Blunt Injuries
  16. Advancement of laparoscopic surgery in Guyana: a working model for developing countries.
  17. Adverse events in diabetic foot infections: a case control study comparing early versus delayed medical treatment after home remedies
  18. An Analysis of Begin Breast Disease and Ethnicity in TrinidadLetter to the editor
  19. An Audit of Clinician Compliance with Best Practice Recommendations to Repair Severe Obstetric Anal Sphincter Injuries.
  20. Anatomic and clinical rationale of the V-sign to detect accessory axillary breast tissue.
  21. Aortic aneurysmorraphy without blood transfusion or ileus the exclusion operation
  22. Arteriomesenteric Duodenal Compression Following Head Injury
  23. Author’s Reply
  24. Author’s Reply: Causes of re-recurrence after polytetrafluoroethylene patch saphenoplasty for recurrent varicose veins (Br J Surg 2000; 87: 1356 -60)
  25. Author’s Reply: Cost-effective carotid endarterectomy (Br J Surg 2000; 87: 323-7)
  26. Author’s Reply: A combined fascia and mesh closure of large incisional hernias. M.S. Whiteley, S.B. Ray- Chaudhuri and R.B. Galland 1998; 43:29-30
  27. Bariatric Surgery in the Caribbean: Is it safe in a Low-Volume, Third World Setting?
  28. Bariatric Surgery in the Management of childhood obesity
  29. Benign Breast Disease in a West Indian Population
  30. Benign cervical multi-nodular goiter presenting with acute airway obstruction: a case report.
  31. Blood Utilization for Elective General Surgery
  32. Blood utilization for elective general surgery at the Port of Spain General Hospital
  33. Breast Cancer in Trinidad
  34. Breast Cancer in West Indian Women in Trinidad
  35. Breast Disease in young West Indian Women an analysis of 1051 consecutive cases
  36. Caecal Carcinoma Presenting as Acute Appendicitis in Childhood
  37. Cecal volvulus and mucocele of the appendix
  38. Cancer of the alimentary tract in a West Indian population a Trinidad study
  39. Caroli’s disease associated with a gastric diverticulum
  40. Carotid Endarterectomy using the eversion method: Technique and advantages
  41. Carcinoma of the Penis in the West Indies: A Trinidad study
  42. Carcinoma of the Colon in an Adolescent
  43. Cat scratch disease of the upper limb with ulnar nerve involvement
  44. Causes of re recurrence after polytetrafluroethlene
  45. Centralization of surgery is it applicable to less populous nations
  46. Cervical leverage A new procedure to deliver deep retrosternal goitres without thoracotomy.
  47. Cigarette lighter thumb: Letter to Editor
  48. Clear Cell Carcinoma of the Male Urethra Presenting as Periurethral Abscess with Fistulae
  49. Closure of traumatic wounds without cleaning and suturing
  50. Comparing the results of penetrating colon injuries based on intervention by surgeons with different levels of experience in West Indies
  51. Control of the bleeeding gallbladder bed using a pedicled falciformCase Report
  52. Compartment Syndrome due to Reperfusion Injury
  53. Concept of a Duct-to-Mucosa Pancreaticojejunostomy
  54. Conservative Management for Idopathic Granulomatous Mastitis Mimicking Carcinoma: Case Reports and Literature Review
  55. Cost effective carotid endarterectomy
  56. Colonic Foreign Body Retrieval Using a Modified TAMIS Technique with Standard Instruments and Trocars
  57. Complex liver resections for colorectal metastases are they safe in the low-volume resource-poor Caribbean setting – A case report
  58. Complications of Diverticulosis Coli The Pattern of an Emerging Disease Entity
  59. Control of the bleeding gall bladder bed using a pedicled falciform ligament flap based on the left inferior phrenic artery and middle segment hepatic artery – Case Note
  60. Correspondence: In situ femoral, popliteal and distal limb salvage (Br J Surg Vol 70 (1983): 744 – 746)
  61. CT guided appendicectomy incision A prospective case series.
  62. Delayed repair of fractured penis a new technique
  63. Delayed splenic abscess after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy: Case Report
  64. Diagnostic peritoneal lavage using a trocar-mounted chest tube – Ideas and Innovations
  65. Dirofilariasis of the breast
  66. Disater Preparedness in the Caribbean A Trinidad Experience
  67. Distended bladder presenting with constipation and venous obstruction: a case report
  68. Diverticular disease in the West Indies a Trinidad study
  69. Duodenal Obstruction due to swallowed Nasogastric Tube – Case Report
  70. Early Hospital Discharge
  71. Early Onset Breast Cancer in Black British WomenLetter to the editor
  72. Effects of Bariatric Surgery on Type 2 DM in a Caribbean Setting
  73. Endometritotic Rectosigmoid Obstruction presenting with a frozen pelvis mimicking carcinoma
  74. Endoscopic thyroid surgery in the Caribbean: A case report of the first clinical experience
  75. Epidemiology and Classification of Extensive Volar Wrist Lacerations The Spaghetti Wrist
  76. Epidemiology of diabetic foot infections in an eastern Caribbean population a prospective study.
  77. Relationship of Ethnicity and histologic type of breast carcinoma :Letter to the editor
  78. Extra-adrenal perirenal myleolipoma.A case report and review of literature
  79. Extrautrine leiomyomata presenting with sepsis requiring hemicolectomy
  80. Evolution of SILS Cholecystectomy in the Caribbean The Direct Transfascial Puncture Technique Using Conventional Instruments without Working Ports – Case Reports
  81. Evaluation of patterns of venous reflux on duplex scan and its clinical significance in a Caribbean population a prospective study
  82. Familial Bilateral Multiple Fibroadenomas of the Breast
  83. Fish bone perforation of small bowel mimicking acute appendicitis
  84. Fracture of the penis treatment and complications
  85. Fractured Tibia & Fibula due to erotic dancing: A Trinidad Experience
  86. Fracture of the penis
  87. Fracture of the penis with uretheral rupture: Case Report
  88. Free perforation of Ileal Tubercular Ulcer – A case report and literature review
  89. Gall Bladder disease in Trinidad
  90. Gallstone ileus 1 year after cholecystectomy
  91. Gastric Carcinoma in the West Indies Trinidad Study
  92. Gauze packing for Aspirin induced hemorrhage in vaginal hysterectomy : Case Report
  93. Gauze packing and planned reoperation for splenic trauma in the presence of coagulopathy
  94. Giant intrarenal arteriovenous fistula and aneurysm- a safe surgical approach
  95. Giant Submandibular Gland Calculi
  96. Gossypiboma A diagnostic dilemma
  97. Gossypiboma Presenting as an Atypical Intra-Abdominal Cyst: A Case Report
  98. Granuala Cell myoblastoma of the breast
  99. Granular Cell Tumors of the Vulva
  100. Hepatic surface grooves in an Afro-Caribbean population a cadaver study
  101. Hepatobiliary cystadenomas – Letters and Comments (Ann R Coll Surg Engl 2014; 96:326-327)
  102. Hepatic Artery Ligation
  103. Hourglass Epidermoid Inclusion Cyst : An Unusual Clinical Presentation
  104. Hypercalcaemia in primary squamous cell carcinoma of the stomach
  105. Idiopathic Granulomatous Orchitis – Case Report
  106. Idiopathic thyroid abscess – Case Report
  107. Impact of a medical university on laparoscopic surgery in a service-oriented public hospital in the Caribbean.
  108. In Situ vein bypasses to distal tibial and limited outflow tracts for limb salvage
  109. Inguinal hernia and airport scanners an emerging indication for repair – A case report
  110. Immediate breast reconstruction following segementectomy using a latissimus dorsi ‘myoadipose’ flap
  111. Infraction of fibroadenoma of the breast
  112. Intussusception in Trinidad
  113. Injury to diabetic feet by thumb tacks – Corrsepondence
  114. Is Laparoscopic Appendectomy Safe When Performed in a Low Volume Setting?
  115. Is it worth diagnosing early Prostate Cancer?
  116. Ivermectin treatment of mansonellosis
  117. Isolated endometriosis causing sigmoid colon obstruction – A Case report.
  118. Laparoscopic Management of a Large Splenic Cyst – Case Report
  119. Laparoscopic Repair of Sportman’s Hernia – The Trinidad Experience.
  120. Laparoscopic removal of a gallbladder remnant in a patient with severe biliary pancreatitis – Case Report
  121. Laparoscopic cholecystectomy in sickle cell disease patients: Does operating time matter?
  122. Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Analysis of 619 Consecutive Cases in a Caribbean Setting
  123. Laparscopic Heller’s Myotomy
  124. Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication for Improved Gastrointestinal Symptoms and Quality of Life
  125. Laparoscopic Diverticulectomy for Massive Hemorrhage in a Duodenal Diverticulum: A Case Report
  126. Case Report: Laparoscopic Splenectomy in a Minimal Resource Setting : A Case series from the Caribbean
  127. Laparoscopic Management of a Massive Splenic Cyst :Case Report
  128. Laparoscopic repair of a rare acquired abdominal intercostal hernia – A case Report
  129. Late Delayed Repair of Fractured Penis :Case Report
  130. Late small bowel obstruction after blunt abdominal trauma
  131. Lower Limb Bypass for Intermittent Claudication Is it Really Worth the Risk?
  132. Lateral approach to the Profunda Femoris Artery
  133. Lower limb bypass for intermittent claudication: Is it really worth the Risk?
  134. Major Lower limb amputations in Trinidad a retrospective analysis
  135. Malignant Papillary peritoneal mesothelioma presenting as recurrent adhesion obstruction during surgery A Case Report.
  136. Malignant fibrous histiocytoma causing fatal ileal perforation
  137. Malrotation of the midgut in laparoscopic Roux en Y gastric bypass
  138. Management of Nonparasitic Hepatic Cysts
  139. Management of Penile Fracture
  140. Management of Giant FibroadenomasLetter to the editor
  141. Mango seed causing acute large bowel obstruction in descending colon worlds first reported case
  142. Massive ascites due to omental endometriosis
  143. Mesenetric Venous Thrombosis and Oral Contraceptive Use
  144. Missile Injurry by a Weed Wacker resulting in a False Aneurysm of the Brachial Artery
  145. Myiasis due to dermatobia hominis in Trinidad
  146. Malignant papillary peritoneal mesothelioma presenting as recurrent adhesion obstruction in general surgery : Case Report
  147. Mammogramic screening is it relevant to developing countries
  148. Management of Hyperthyroidism in Trinidad and Tobago
  149. McBurney’s point are we missing it
  150. Missile Injury by a weedwacker resulting in a false aneurysm of the brachial artery
  151. Modified hanging manoeuvre facilitates inferior vena cava resection and reconstruction during extended right hepatectomy A technical case report.
  152. Multiple Urethral Stones Causing Penile Gangrene – Case Report
  153. Minilap cholecystectomy – A real substitute for laparoscopic cholecystectomy
  154. Non-Degloving Simple Repair of Fractured Penis – Letter to the editor
  155. Non- Surgical Pneumoperitoneum after oro-genital intercourse.
  156. Neuropathic Ulceration
  157. Obstructed left colon one stage surgery in a developing country
  158. Obstructing carcinoma of the left colon managed by subtotal colectomy
  159. Obturator Hernia Repair A New Technique
  160. Ogilivie’s  Syndrome: The rectal balloon sign
  161. Open common bile duct exploration without T-tube insertion two decade experience from a limited resource setting in the Caribbean
  162. Open Mini Access Ureterolithotomy: the treatment of choice for the refractory ureteric stone?
  163. Osesophagectomy without Thoracotomy
  164. Pancreato Enteric Anastomosis The Duct Evgination Technique
  165. Paget von Schroetter Syndrome Secondary to Exotic Dancing
  166. Penile Refracture
  167. Perforated left-sided diverticulitis with faecal peritonitis: is the Hinchey classification the best guide for surgical decision making?
  168. Penile Fracture Repair: Assessment of early results and complications using colour doppler ultrsound (Letter to the editor)
  169. Perioperative outcome of carotid endarterectomy with regional anesthesia: two decades of experience from the Caribbean
  170. Peritoneal Encapsulation A preoperative diagnosis is possible
  171. Peritoneal Mesothelioma
  172. Peroneal artery bypass: A reappraisal of its value in limb salvage
  173. Post menopausal breast abscess
  174. Primary non gestational choriocarcinoma of the ovary
  175. Primary repair of colon injuries
  176. Prospective study of primary anastomosis without colonic lavage  for patients with an obstructed left colon
  177. Penile refracture in Kermanshah Iran, Report of 172 cases J Urol, 164, 364- 366 2000. – Letter to the editor
  178. Puncture Wounds in the Diabetic Foot : Importance of X – Ray in Diagnosis
  179. Paraphimosis due to erotic dancing :Case Report
  180. Pit Bull attack causing limb threatening vascular trauma -A case series.
  181. Preoperative Digital carotid compression as a predictor of the need for shunting during carotid endarterectomy.
  182. Papillary Thyroid Adenocarcinoma arising in a Thyroglossal Tract Remnant following excision of a Thyroglossal Cyst: The importance of the SisTrunk Procedure: Case Report
  183. Portal vein thrombosis following laparoscopic cholecystectomy complicated by dengue viral infectionCase Report
  184. Patterns of arteriosclerotic lesions of the lower extremity in a West Indian population based on angiographic findings and ethnicity
  185. Penile Carcinoma in Northern Trinidad and Tobago.
  186. Question of Patients versus Clients
  187. Rare liver tumor: symptomatic giant von Meyenburg complex.
  188. Rectus sheath haematoma a new set of diagnostic featuresCase Report
  189. Rectus Repair for midline ventral abdominal wall hernia
  190. Recurrent gastric outlet obstruction due to an inguinal hernia
  191. Relationship of Ethnicity and Histologic Type of Breast Carcinoma in a West Indian Population – Letter to the Editor
  192. Relationship between vasa vasorum and blood flow to  vein bypass endothelial vein morphology
  193. Renal Cell Carcinoma Presenting as a Tongue Lesion
  194. Results from a Cardiovascular Prevention Campaign in Persons Aged 45-64 Years
  195. Response from Dilip Dan to Commentary from INGE on Case Report OBSU D 09 00159Letter to the editor
  196. Retrograade Throidectomy: A technique for Visualization and Preservation of the External Branch of the Superior Laryngeal Nerve – Case Report
  197. Role of oral antibiotics for prophylaxis against surgical site infections after elective colorectal surgery.
  198. Sarcoid aortic aneurysm surgical difficulties
  199. Second Fracture of the ipsilateral corpus cavernosumCase Report
  200. Secondary Prevention of Diabetic Foot Infectionsd in a Caribbean Nation A call for Improved patient education
  201. Segmental Infraction of the Omentum diagnosis by ultrasound
  202. Self-directed treatment for lower limb wounds in persons with diabetes a short report.
  203. Severe intestinal psedo-obstruction withdrawal from over the counter steroid abuse :Case Report
  204. Severe Perineal Lacerations in Obstetric Practice The Effect of Institutional Practice Guidelines on Repair Failures in a Single Centre.
  205. Severe Pretibial MyxedemaCase Report
  206. Simple repair of fractured penis
  207. Six fold suture wound length ratio for abdominal closureLetters and comments
  208. Slow Decompression of the bladder using an intravenous giving set
  209. Small Bowel Intussception a rare complication of renal cell carcinomaLetter to the editor
  210. Small Bowel Volvulus due to Ileocecal Valve Failure Secondary to an Obstructing Rectal Adenocarcinoma First Reported Case
  211. Splenic Abscess arsising from acute cholecystitis : A case Report
  212. Splenic flexure Volvulus
  213. Splenic Salvage
  214. Spontaneous rupture of liver haemangioma A case report and review of literature
  215. Strangulated perforated hiatus hernia due to pyloric stenosis :Case Report
  216. Strong linea alba: Myth or reality?
  217. Successful penile replantation using loupe magnification
  218. Successful Replantation of Severed Limbs
  219. Suggestions for clarity in Medical Writing
  220. Surgical treatment of penile fracture: Letter to the Editor
  221. Surgery in the West Indies A perspective from Trinidad
  222. Swiss Roll Operation for Giant FibroadenomasCase Report
  223. Synchronic volvulus of splenic flexture and caecum: a very rare cause of large bowel obstruction -Case Report
  224. Taking the next step in 2005, the year of the diabetic foot.
  225. Testicular tumors in Trinidad
  226. The appendix and the inguina canal Amyands hernia a case report
  227. The Diabetic Foot A Caribbean perspective
  228. The impact of the ATLS course on traffic accident mortality in Trinidad and Tobago
  229. The impact of Breast Clinic on the Mastectomy and Axillary Clearance Rates at a Tertiary Hospital in an Eastern Caribbean Nation: A comparative study
  230. The slipping slipper sign a marker of severe peripheral diabetic neuropathy and foot sepsis
  231. The Use of the Long Saphenous Vein for Lower Limb Salvage: The Evolution of the In situ Bypass Part 1
  232. The Use of the Long Saphenous Vein for Lower Limb Salvage: Technique and Results of In situ Saphenous Vein Bypass Part 2 a
  233. The Use of the Long Saphenous Vein for Lower Limb Salvage: Technique and Results of In situ Saphenous Vein Bypass Part 2 b
  234. Thyroid disease in Trinidad
  235. Thyroid surgery without drainage 15 years of clinical experience
  236. Tracheoesophageal Fistula following blunt chest trauma
  237. Transperitoneal Exclusion A simple third world solution
  238. Treatment of Breast Lumps in the Teenager
  239. Treatment of Infra-renal Aorto-Iliac
  240. Trends in breast cancer mortality in Trinidad and Tobago A 35 Year Study
  241. Trichobezoar presenting with comma sign in Rapunzel Syndrome a case report and literature review
  242. Tuberculosis of the Breast
  243. Technical note rapid, large volume resuscitation at resuscitative thoracotomy by intracardiac catheterization.
  244. The Bra Sign in Breast Cancer – Letter to the Editor
  245. The economic impact of hospitalization for diabetic foot infections in a Caribbean nation.
  246. The effectiveness of conservative management for retropharyngeal abscesses greater than 2 cm.
  247. The history of laparoscopic general surgery in the Caribbean.
  248. The impact of hereditary colorectal cancer on the Indian population.
  249. The largest and neglected giant phyllodes tumor of the breast – A case report and literature review.
  250. The liver and Chilaiditi’s syndrome Significance of hepatic surface grooves – Case Report
  251. The steel pan sign of sigmoid volvulus-A case series.
  252. The ‘Saw Tooth’ operation for giant fibroadenomas.
  253. The use of loupe Magnification in Microsurgery in the Third-World A Trinidad Experience
  254. Topical soft candle applications for infected diabetic foot wounds a cause for concern
  255. Types of Ulcers of Lower Extremity
  256. Umbilical Pilondial Sinus: A New Treatment Technique of Sinus Excision with Umbilical Presentation
  257. Urgent Carotid Endararectomy for Acute Cerebral: A Trinidad Experience
  258. Urachal carcinoma : Diagnosis by combined Laparoscopy and cystoscopy : Case Report
  259. Urgent carotid endarterectomy for acute cerebral: A Trinidad experience
  260. Upper limb ischemic gangrene as a complication of hemodialysis access.
  261. Urachal carcinoma diagnosis by combined Laparoscopy and cystoscopy
  262. Venous gangrene secondary to an aorto-caval fistula
  263. Vitamin E Therapy in Fibrocystic Breast Disease
  264. Volvulus of ileum: a rare cause of small bowel obstruction – Case Report
  265. Ward-rounds: Role in Clinical Teaching and Learning in Contemporary Medicine
  266. When can revascularization be limited to the isolated popliteal artery? -Letter to the editor