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 Management Algorithm for Retained Rectal Foreign Bodies.
  3. A primary Ovarian Leiomyosarcoma with Micro Invasive Features stage Is Surgical Excision Enough – Letter to the Editor
  4. A rare case of bilateral congenital metarsal
  5. A safe surgical approach to giant intrarenal AV Fistula and Aneurysm
  6. A subcutaneous uterus with unusual presenting features
  7. A study of anatomical varaiants and congenital anomalies of the biliary tree in a caribbean population
  8. Accessory Inferior Sulci of the Liver in an Afro – Caribbean Population
  9. Achondroplasia and Pregnancy
  10. Actinomycosis of the Liver
  11. Acute pancreatitis due to hypertriglycerdemia a case series of West Indians of Asian Indian Ancestry
  12. Ademoyosis Uteri Study of 416 Cases
  13. Adult intussusception in Trinidad
  14. Advances in the Management of Acute Popliteal Vascular Blunt Injuries
  15. Advancement of laparoscopic surgery in Guyana: a working model for developing countries.
  16. Adverse events in diabetic foot infections: a case control study comparing early versus delayed medical treatment after home remedies
  17. An Analysis of Begin Breast Disease and Ethnicity in TrinidadLetter to the editor
  18. Aortic aneurysmorraphy without blood transfusion or ileus the exclusion operation
  19. Arteriomesenteric Duodenal Compression
  20. An Audit of Clinician Compliance with Best Practice Recommendations to Repair Severe Obstetric Anal Sphincter Injuries.
  21. Anatomic and clinical rationale of the V-sign to detect accessory axillary breast tissue.
  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 Management of childhood obesity
  28. Blood Utilization for Elective General Surgery
  29. Breast Cancer in Trinidad
  30. Breast Cancer in West Indian Women in Trinidad
  31. Breast Disease in young West Indian Women an analysis of 1051 consecutive cases
  32. Bariatric Surgery in the Caribbean: Is it safe in a Low-Volume, Third World Setting?
  33. Benign Breast Disease in a West Indian Population
  34. Benign cervical multi-nodular goiter presenting with acute airway obstruction: a case report.
  35. Blood utilization for elective general surgery at the Port of Spain General Hospital
  36. Caecal Carcinoma Presenting as Acute Appendicitis in Childhood
  37. Cancer of the alimentary tract in a West Indian population a Trinidad study
  38. Carcinoma of the Penis in the West Indies: A Trinidad study
  39. Carcinoma of the Colon in an Adolescent
  40. Carotid Endarterectomy using the eversion method: Technique and advantages
  41. Comparing the results of penetrating colon injuries based on intervention by surgeons with different levels of experience in West Indies
  42. Control of the bleeeding gallbladder bed using a pedicled falciformCase Report
  43. Causes of re recurrence after polytetrafluroethlene
  44. Cecal volvulus and mucocele of the appendix
  45. Centralization of surgery is it applicable to less populous nations
  46. Clear Cell Carcinoma of the Male Urethra Presenting as Periurethral Abscess with Fistulae
  47. Closure of traumatic wounds without cleaning and suturing
  48. Compartment Syndrome due to Reperfusion Injury
  49. Concept of a Duct-to-Mucosa Pancreaticojejunostomy
  50. Conservative Management for Idopathic Granulomatous Mastitis Mimicking Carcinoma: Case Reports and Literature Review
  51. Cost effective carotid endarterectomy
  52. Caroli’s disease associated with a gastric diverticulum
  53. Cat scratch disease of the upper limb with ulnar nerve involvement
  54. Cervical leverage A new procedure to deliver deep retrosternal goitres without thoracotomy.
  55. Cigarette lighter thumb: Letter to Editor
  56. Closure of traumatic wounds without cleaning and suturing
  57. Colonic Foreign Body Retrieval Using a Modified TAMIS Technique with Standard Instruments and Trocars
  58. Complex liver resections for colorectal metastases are they safe in the low-volume resource-poor Caribbean setting – A case report
  59. Complications of Diverticulosis Coli The Pattern of an Emerging Disease Entity
  60. 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
  61. Correspondence: In situ femoral, popliteal and distal limb salvage (Br J Surg Vol 70 (1983): 744 – 746)
  62. CT guided appendicectomy incision A prospective case series.
  63. Disater Preparedness in the Caribbean A Trinidad Experience
  64. Diverticular disease in the West Indies a Trinidad study
  65. Distended bladder presenting with constipation and venous obstruction: a case report
  66. Delayed repair of fractured penis a new technique
  67. Diagnostic peritoneal lavage using a trocar-mounted chest tube – Ideas and Innovations
  68. Dirofilariasis of the breast
  69. Early Hospital Discharge
  70. Effects of Bariatric Surgery on Type 2 DM in a Caribbean Setting
  71. Endometritotic Rectosigmoid Obstruction presenting with a frozen pelvis mimicking carcinoma
  72. Epidemiology and Classification of Extensive Volar Wrist Lacerations: The “Spaghetti Wrist”
  73. Extrautrine leiomyomata presenting with sepsis requiring hemicolectomy
  74. Endoscopic thyroid surgery in the Caribbean: A case report of the first clinical experience
  75. Epidemiology of diabetic foot infections in an eastern Caribbean population a prospective study.
  76. Evolution of SILS Cholecystectomy in the Caribbean The Direct Transfascial Puncture Technique Using Conventional Instruments without Working Ports – Case Reports
  77. Extrauterine leiomyomata presenting with sepsis requiring hemicolectomy.
  78. Early Onset Breast Cancer in Black British WomenLetter to the editor
  79. Familial Bilateral Multiple Fibroadenomas of the Breast
  80. Fracture of the penis treatment and complications
  81. Fractured Tibia & Fibula due to erotic dancing: A Trinidad Experience
  82. Fracture of the penis
  83. Fracture of the penis with uretheral rupture: Case Report
  84. Gall Bladder disease in Trinidad
  85. Gallstone ileus 1 year after cholecystectomy
  86. Gastric Carcinoma in the West Indies Trinidad Study
  87. Gauze packing for Aspirin induced hemorrhage in vaginal hysterectomy : Case Report
  88. Gauze Packing and Planned Reoperation for Splenic Trauma in the Presence of Coagulopathy
  89. Giant Submandibular Gland Calculi
  90. Gossypiboma
  91. Granuala Cell myoblastoma of the breast
  92. Granular Cell Tumors of the Vulva
  93. Giant intrarenal arteriovenous fistula and aneurysm- a safe surgical approach
  94. Hepatic surface grooves in an Afro-Caribbean population a cadaver study
  95. Hepatobiliary cystadenomas – Letters and Comments (Ann R Coll Surg Engl 2014; 96:326-327)
  96. Hepatic Artery Ligation
  97. Hourglass Epidermoid Inclusion Cyst : An Unusual Clinical Presentation
  98. Hypercalcaemia in primary squamous cell carcinoma of the stomach
  99. Idiopathic Granulomatous Orchitis – Case Report
  100. Idiopathic thyroid abscess – Case Report
  101. Impact of a medical university on laparoscopic surgery in a service-oriented public hospital in the Caribbean.
  102. In Situ vein bypasses to distal tibial and limited outflow tracts for limb salvage
  103. Inguinal hernia and airport scanners an emerging indication for repair – A case report
  104. Immediate breast reconstruction following segementectomy using a latissimus dorsi ‘myoadipose’ flap
  105. Infraction of fibroadenoma of the breast
  106. Intussusception in Trinidad
  107. Injury to diabetic feet by thumb tacks – Corrsepondence
  108. Is Laparoscopic Appendectomy Safe When Performed in a Low Volume Setting?
  109. Is it worth diagnosing early Prostate Cancer?
  110. Ivermectin treatment of mansonellosis
  111. Isolated endometriosis causing sigmoid colon obstruction – A Case report.
  112. Laparoscopic Management of a Large Splenic Cyst – Case Report
  113. Laparoscopic Repair of Sportman’s Hernia – The Trinidad Experience.
  114. Laparoscopic removal of a gallbladder remnant in a patient with severe biliary pancreatitis – Case Report
  115. Laparoscopic cholecystectomy in sickle cell disease patients: Does operating time matter?
  116. Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Analysis of 619 Consecutive Cases in a Caribbean Setting
  117. Laparscopic Heller’s Myotomy
  118. Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication for Improved Gastrointestinal Symptoms and Quality of Life
  119. Laparoscopic Diverticulectomy for Massive Hemorrhage in a Duodenal Diverticulum: A Case Report
  120. Case Report: Laparoscopic Splenectomy in a Minimal Resource Setting : A Case series from the Caribbean
  121. Laparoscopic Management of a Massive Splenic Cyst :Case Report
  122. Laparoscopic repair of a rare acquired abdominal intercostal hernia – A case Report
  123. Late Delayed Repair of Fractured Penis :Case Report
  124. Late small bowel obstruction after blunt abdominal trauma
  125. Lower Limb Bypass for Intermittent Claudication
  126. Lateral approach to the Profunda Femoris Artery
  127. Lower limb bypass for intermittent claudication: Is it really worth the Risk?
  128. Malignant Papillary peritoneal mesothelioma presenting as recurrent adhesion obstruction during surgery A Case Report.
  129. Malignant fibrous histiocytoma causing fatal ileal perforation
  130. Malrotation of the midgut in laparoscopic Roux en Y gastric bypass
  131. Management of Nonparasitic Hepatic Cysts
  132. Management of Penile Fracture
  133. Management of Giant FibroadenomasLetter to the editor
  134. Mango seed causing acute large bowel obstruction in descending colon worlds first reported case
  135. Massive ascites due to omental endometriosis
  136. Mesenetric Venous Thrombosis and Oral Contraceptive Use
  137. Missile Injurry by a Weed Wacker resulting in a False Aneurysm of the Brachial Artery
  138. Myiasis due to dermatobia hominis in Trinidad
  139. Malignant papillary peritoneal mesothelioma presenting as recurrent adhesion obstruction in general surgery : Case Report
  140. Mammogramic screening is it relevant to developing countries
  141. Management of Hyperthyroidism in Trinidad and Tobago
  142. McBurney’s point Are we missing it?
  143. Missile Injury by a weedwacker resulting in a false aneurysm of the brachial artery
  144. Modified hanging manoeuvre facilitates inferior vena cava resection and reconstruction during extended right hepatectomy A technical case report.
  145. Multiple Urethral Stones Causing Penile Gangrene – Case Report
  146. Myiasis due to dermatobia hominis inTrinidad a case report
  147. Non- Surgical Pneumoperitoneum after oro-genital intercourse.
  148. Neuropathic Ulceration
  149. Obstructed left colon one stage surgery in a developing country
  150. Obstructing carcinoma of the left colon managed by subtotal colectomy
  151. Obturator Hernia Repair A New Technique
  152. Ogilivie’s  Syndrome: The rectal balloon sign
  153. Open common bile duct exploration without T-tube insertion two decade experience from a limited resource setting in the Caribbean
  154. Open Mini Access Ureterolithotomy: the treatment of choice for the refractory ureteric stone?
  155. Osesophagectomy without Thoracotomy
  156. Obstructing carcinoma of the left colon managed by subtotal colectomy. R.G. Wilson, J.M Gollock 1989; 34:25- 6 (J. R. Coll. Surg. Edinb; Vol 35 August 1990)
  157. Pancreato Enteric Anastomosis The Duct Evgination Technique
  158. Paget von Schroetter Syndrome Secondary to Exotic Dancing
  159. Penile Refracture
  160. Perforated left-sided diverticulitis with faecal peritonitis: is the Hinchey classification the best guide for surgical decision making?
  161. Penile Fracture Repair: Assessment of early results and complications using colour doppler ultrsound (Letter to the editor)
  162. Relationship of Ethnicity and histologic type of breast carcinoma :Letter to the editor
  163. Response from Dilip Dan to Commentary from INGE on Case Report OBSU D 09 00159Letter to the editor
  164. Perioperative outcome of carotid endarterectomy with regional anesthesia: two decades of experience from the Caribbean
  165. Peritoneal Encapsulation A preoperative diagnosis is possible
  166. Peritoneal Mesothelioma
  167. Peroneal artery bypass: A reappraisal of its value in limb salvage
  168. Post menopausal breast abscess
  169. Primary non gestational choriocarcinoma of the ovary
  170. Primary repair of colon injuries
  171. Prospective study of primary anastomosis without colonic lavage  for patients with an obstructed left colon
  172. Penile refracture in Kermanshah Iran, Report of 172 cases J Urol, 164, 364- 366 2000. – Letter to the editor
  173. Puncture Wounds in the Diabetic Foot : Importance of X – Ray in Diagnosis
  174. Paraphimosis due to erotic dancing :Case Report
  175. Pit Bull attack causing limb threatening vascular trauma -A case series.
  176. Preoperative Digital carotid compression as a predictor of the need for shunting during carotid endarterectomy.
  177. Papillary Thyroid Adenocarcinoma arising in a Thyroglossal Tract Remnant following excision of a Thyroglossal Cyst: The importance of the SisTrunk Procedure: Case Report
  178. Portal vein thrombosis following laparoscopic cholecystectomy complicated by dengue viral infectionCase Report
  179. Patterns of arteriosclerotic lesions of the lower extremity in a West Indian population based on angiographic findings and ethnicity
  180. Penile Carcinoma in Northern Trinidad and Tobago.
  181. Question of Patients versus Clients
  182. Rectus sheath haematoma a new set of diagnostic featuresCase Report
  183. Rare liver tumor: symptomatic giant von Meyenburg complex.
  184. Rectus Repair for midline ventral abdominal wall hernia
  185. Recurrent gastric outlet obstruction due to an inguinal hernia
  186. Relationship between vasa vasorum and blood flow to  vein bypass endothelial vein morphology
  187. Relationship of Ethnicity and Histologic Type of Breast Carcinoma in a West Indian Population – Letter to the Editor
  188. Renal Cell Carcinoma Presenting as a Tongue Lesion
  189. Role of oral antibiotics for prophylaxis against surgical site infections after elective colorectal surgery.
  190. Results from a Cardiovascular Prevention Campaign in Persons Aged 45-64 Years
  191. Sarcoid aortic aneurysm surgical difficulties
  192. Segmental Infraction of the Omentum diagnosis by ultrasound
  193. Severe Pretibial Myxedema
  194. Simple repair of fractured penis
  195. Splenic flexure Volvulus
  196. Splenic Abscess arsising from acute cholecystitis : A case Report
  197. Small Bowel Intussception a rare complication of renal cell carcinomaLetter to the editor
  198. Six fold suture wound length ratio for abdominal closureLetters and comments
  199. Splenic Salvage
  200. Strong linea alba: Myth or reality?
  201. Successful penile replantation using loupe magnification
  202. Successful Replantation of Severed Limbs
  203. Surgical treatment of penile fracture: Letter to the Editor
  204. Surgery in the West Indies A perspective from Trinidad
  205. Second Fracture of the ipsilateral corpus cavernosumCase Report
  206. Severe Pretibial MyxedemaCase Report
  207. Severe intestinal psedo-obstruction withdrawal from over the counter steroid abuse :Case Report
  208. Strangulated perforated hiatus hernia due to pyloric stenosis :Case Report
  209. Swiss Roll Operation for Giant FibroadenomasCase Report
  210. Self-directed treatment for lower limb wounds in persons with diabetes a short report.
  211. Slow Decompression of the bladder using an intravenous giving set
  212. Suggestions for clarity in Medical Writing
  213. Swiss Roll Operation for Giant Fibroadenomas
  214. Taking the next step in 2005, the year of the diabetic foot.
  215. Testicular tumors in Trinidad
  216. The Diabetic Foot A Caribbean perspective
  217. The impact of the ATLS course on traffic accident mortality in Trinidad and Tobago
  218. The slipping slipper sign a marker of severe peripheral diabetic neuropathy and foot sepsis
  219. The Use of the Long Saphenous Vein for Lower Limb Salvage: The Evolution of the In situ Bypass Part 1
  220. The Use of the Long Saphenous Vein for Lower Limb Salvage: Technique and Results of In situ Saphenous Vein Bypass Part 2 a
  221. The Use of the Long Saphenous Vein for Lower Limb Salvage: Technique and Results of In situ Saphenous Vein Bypass Part 2 b
  222. Thyroid disease in Trinidad
  223. Thyroid surgery without drainage 15 years of clinical experience
  224. Tracheoesophageal Fistula following blunt chest trauma
  225. Transperitoneal Exclusion A simple third world solution
  226. Treatment of Breast Lumps in the Teenager
  227. Treatment of Infra-renal Aorto-Iliac
  228. Trends in breast cancer mortality in Trinidad and Tobago A 35 Year Study
  229. Trichobezoar presenting with comma sign in Rapunzel Syndrome a case report and literature review
  230. Tuberculosis of the Breast
  231. Technical note rapid, large volume resuscitation at resuscitative thoracotomy by intracardiac catheterization.
  232. The Bra Sign in Breast Cancer – Letter to the Editor
  233. The economic impact of hospitalization for diabetic foot infections in a Caribbean nation.
  234. The effectiveness of conservative management for retropharyngeal abscesses greater than 2 cm.
  235. The history of laparoscopic general surgery in the Caribbean.
  236. The impact of hereditary colorectal cancer on the Indian population.
  237. The largest and neglected giant phyllodes tumor of the breast – A case report and literature review.
  238. The liver and Chilaiditi’s syndrome Significance of hepatic surface grooves – Case Report
  239. The steel pan sign of sigmoid volvulus-A case series.
  240. The ‘Saw Tooth’ operation for giant fibroadenomas.
  241. The use of loupe Magnification in Microsurgery in the Third-World A Trinidad Experience
  242. Topical soft candle applications for infected diabetic foot wounds a cause for concern
  243. Types of Ulcers of Lower Extremity
  244. Umbilical Pilondial Sinus: A New Treatment Technique of Sinus Excision with Umbilical Presentation
  245. Urgent Carotid Endararectomy for Acute Cerebral: A Trinidad Experience
  246. Urachal carcinoma : Diagnosis by combined Laparoscopy and cystoscopy : Case Report
  247. Urgent CEA for Acute Cerebral Ischemia A Trinidad Experience
  248. Upper limb ischemic gangrene as a complication of hemodialysis access.
  249. Urachal carcinoma diagnosis by combined Laparoscopy and cystoscopy
  250. Venous gangrene secondary to an aorto-caval fistula
  251. Vitamin E Therapy in Fibrocystic Breast Disease
  252. When can revascularization be limited to the isolated popliteal artery? -Letter to the editor