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: A review
  88. Fracture of the penis with uretheral rupture: Case Report
  89. Free perforation of Ileal Tubercular Ulcer – A case report and literature review
  90. Gall Bladder disease in Trinidad
  91. Gallstone ileus 1 year after cholecystectomy
  92. Gastric Carcinoma in the West Indies Trinidad Study
  93. Gauze packing for Aspirin induced hemorrhage in vaginal hysterectomy : Case Report
  94. Gauze packing and planned reoperation for splenic trauma in the presence of coagulopathy
  95. Giant intrarenal arteriovenous fistula and aneurysm- a safe surgical approach
  96. Giant Submandibular Gland Calculi
  97. Gossypiboma A diagnostic dilemma
  98. Gossypiboma Presenting as an Atypical Intra-Abdominal Cyst: A Case Report
  99. Granuala Cell myoblastoma of the breast
  100. Granular Cell Tumors of the Vulva
  101. Hepatic surface grooves in an Afro-Caribbean population a cadaver study
  102. Hepatobiliary cystadenomas – Letters and Comments (Ann R Coll Surg Engl 2014; 96:326-327)
  103. Hepatic Artery Ligation
  104. Hourglass Epidermoid Inclusion Cyst : An Unusual Clinical Presentation
  105. Hypercalcaemia in primary squamous cell carcinoma of the stomach
  106. Idiopathic Granulomatous Orchitis – Case Report
  107. Idiopathic thyroid abscess – Case Report
  108. Impact of a medical university on laparoscopic surgery in a service-oriented public hospital in the Caribbean.
  109. In Situ vein bypasses to distal tibial and limited outflow tracts for limb salvage
  110. Inguinal hernia and airport scanners an emerging indication for repair – A case report
  111. Immediate breast reconstruction following segementectomy using a latissimus dorsi ‘myoadipose’ flap
  112. Infraction of fibroadenoma of the breast
  113. Intussusception in Trinidad
  114. Injury to diabetic feet by thumb tacks – Corrsepondence
  115. Is Laparoscopic Appendectomy Safe When Performed in a Low Volume Setting?
  116. Is it worth diagnosing early Prostate Cancer?
  117. Ivermectin treatment of mansonellosis
  118. Isolated endometriosis causing sigmoid colon obstruction – A Case report.
  119. Laparoscopic Management of a Large Splenic Cyst – Case Report
  120. Laparoscopic Repair of Sportman’s Hernia – The Trinidad Experience.
  121. Laparoscopic removal of a gallbladder remnant in a patient with severe biliary pancreatitis – Case Report
  122. Laparoscopic cholecystectomy in sickle cell disease patients: Does operating time matter?
  123. Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Analysis of 619 Consecutive Cases in a Caribbean Setting
  124. Laparscopic Heller’s Myotomy
  125. Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication for Improved Gastrointestinal Symptoms and Quality of Life
  126. Laparoscopic Diverticulectomy for Massive Hemorrhage in a Duodenal Diverticulum: A Case Report
  127. Case Report: Laparoscopic Splenectomy in a Minimal Resource Setting : A Case series from the Caribbean
  128. Laparoscopic Management of a Massive Splenic Cyst :Case Report
  129. Laparoscopic repair of a rare acquired abdominal intercostal hernia – A case Report
  130. Late Delayed Repair of Fractured Penis :Case Report
  131. Late small bowel obstruction after blunt abdominal trauma
  132. Lower Limb Bypass for Intermittent Claudication Is it Really Worth the Risk?
  133. Lateral approach to the Profunda Femoris Artery
  134. Lower limb bypass for intermittent claudication: Is it really worth the Risk?
  135. Major Lower limb amputations in Trinidad a retrospective analysis
  136. Malignant Papillary peritoneal mesothelioma presenting as recurrent adhesion obstruction during surgery A Case Report.
  137. Malignant fibrous histiocytoma causing fatal ileal perforation
  138. Malrotation of the midgut in laparoscopic Roux en Y gastric bypass
  139. Management of Nonparasitic Hepatic Cysts
  140. Management of Penile Fracture
  141. Management of Giant FibroadenomasLetter to the editor
  142. Mango seed causing acute large bowel obstruction in descending colon worlds first reported case
  143. Massive ascites due to omental endometriosis
  144. Mesenetric Venous Thrombosis and Oral Contraceptive Use
  145. Missile Injurry by a Weed Wacker resulting in a False Aneurysm of the Brachial Artery
  146. Myiasis due to dermatobia hominis in Trinidad
  147. Malignant papillary peritoneal mesothelioma presenting as recurrent adhesion obstruction in general surgery : Case Report
  148. Mammogramic screening is it relevant to developing countries
  149. Management of Hyperthyroidism in Trinidad and Tobago
  150. McBurney’s point are we missing it
  151. Missile Injury by a weedwacker resulting in a false aneurysm of the brachial artery
  152. Modified hanging manoeuvre facilitates inferior vena cava resection and reconstruction during extended right hepatectomy A technical case report.
  153. Multiple Urethral Stones Causing Penile Gangrene – Case Report
  154. Minilap cholecystectomy – A real substitute for laparoscopic cholecystectomy
  155. Non-Degloving Simple Repair of Fractured Penis – Letter to the editor
  156. Non- Surgical Pneumoperitoneum after oro-genital intercourse.
  157. Neuropathic Ulceration
  158. Obstructed left colon one stage surgery in a developing country
  159. Obstructing carcinoma of the left colon managed by subtotal colectomy
  160. Obturator Hernia Repair A New Technique
  161. Ogilivie’s  Syndrome: The rectal balloon sign
  162. Open common bile duct exploration without T-tube insertion two decade experience from a limited resource setting in the Caribbean
  163. Open Mini Access Ureterolithotomy: the treatment of choice for the refractory ureteric stone?
  164. Osesophagectomy without Thoracotomy
  165. Pancreato Enteric Anastomosis The Duct Evgination Technique
  166. Paget von Schroetter Syndrome Secondary to Exotic Dancing
  167. Penile Refracture
  168. Perforated left-sided diverticulitis with faecal peritonitis: is the Hinchey classification the best guide for surgical decision making?
  169. Penile Fracture Repair: Assessment of early results and complications using colour doppler ultrsound (Letter to the editor)
  170. Perioperative outcome of carotid endarterectomy with regional anesthesia: two decades of experience from the Caribbean
  171. Peritoneal Encapsulation A preoperative diagnosis is possible
  172. Peritoneal Mesothelioma
  173. Peroneal artery bypass: A reappraisal of its value in limb salvage
  174. Post menopausal breast abscess
  175. Primary non gestational choriocarcinoma of the ovary
  176. Primary repair of colon injuries
  177. Prospective study of primary anastomosis without colonic lavage  for patients with an obstructed left colon
  178. Penile refracture in Kermanshah Iran, Report of 172 cases J Urol, 164, 364- 366 2000. – Letter to the editor
  179. Puncture Wounds in the Diabetic Foot : Importance of X – Ray in Diagnosis
  180. Paraphimosis due to erotic dancing :Case Report
  181. Pit Bull attack causing limb threatening vascular trauma -A case series.
  182. Preoperative Digital carotid compression as a predictor of the need for shunting during carotid endarterectomy.
  183. Papillary Thyroid Adenocarcinoma arising in a Thyroglossal Tract Remnant following excision of a Thyroglossal Cyst: The importance of the SisTrunk Procedure: Case Report
  184. Portal vein thrombosis following laparoscopic cholecystectomy complicated by dengue viral infectionCase Report
  185. Patterns of arteriosclerotic lesions of the lower extremity in a West Indian population based on angiographic findings and ethnicity
  186. Penile Carcinoma in Northern Trinidad and Tobago.
  187. Question of Patients versus Clients
  188. Rare liver tumor: symptomatic giant von Meyenburg complex.
  189. Rectus sheath haematoma a new set of diagnostic featuresCase Report
  190. Rectus Repair for midline ventral abdominal wall hernia
  191. Recurrent gastric outlet obstruction due to an inguinal hernia
  192. Relationship of Ethnicity and Histologic Type of Breast Carcinoma in a West Indian Population – Letter to the Editor
  193. Relationship between vasa vasorum and blood flow to  vein bypass endothelial vein morphology
  194. Renal Cell Carcinoma Presenting as a Tongue Lesion
  195. Results from a Cardiovascular Prevention Campaign in Persons Aged 45-64 Years
  196. Response from Dilip Dan to Commentary from INGE on Case Report OBSU D 09 00159Letter to the editor
  197. Retrograade Throidectomy: A technique for Visualization and Preservation of the External Branch of the Superior Laryngeal Nerve – Case Report
  198. Role of oral antibiotics for prophylaxis against surgical site infections after elective colorectal surgery.
  199. Sarcoid aortic aneurysm surgical difficulties
  200. Second Fracture of the ipsilateral corpus cavernosumCase Report
  201. Secondary Prevention of Diabetic Foot Infectionsd in a Caribbean Nation A call for Improved patient education
  202. Segmental Infraction of the Omentum diagnosis by ultrasound
  203. Self-directed treatment for lower limb wounds in persons with diabetes a short report.
  204. Severe intestinal psedo-obstruction withdrawal from over the counter steroid abuse :Case Report
  205. Severe Perineal Lacerations in Obstetric Practice The Effect of Institutional Practice Guidelines on Repair Failures in a Single Centre.
  206. Severe Pretibial MyxedemaCase Report
  207. Simple repair of fractured penis
  208. Six fold suture wound length ratio for abdominal closureLetters and comments
  209. Slow Decompression of the bladder using an intravenous giving set
  210. Small Bowel Intussception a rare complication of renal cell carcinomaLetter to the editor
  211. Small Bowel Volvulus due to Ileocecal Valve Failure Secondary to an Obstructing Rectal Adenocarcinoma First Reported Case
  212. Splenic Abscess arsising from acute cholecystitis : A case Report
  213. Splenic flexure Volvulus
  214. Splenic Salvage
  215. Spontaneous rupture of liver haemangioma A case report and review of literature
  216. Strangulated perforated hiatus hernia due to pyloric stenosis :Case Report
  217. Strong linea alba: Myth or reality?
  218. Successful penile replantation using loupe magnification
  219. Successful Replantation of Severed Limbs
  220. Suggestions for clarity in Medical Writing
  221. Surgical treatment of penile fracture: Letter to the Editor
  222. Surgeons’ attitudes toward mechanical bowel preparation in the 21st centrury A survey of the Caribbean College of Surgeons
  223. Surgery in the West Indies A perspective from Trinidad
  224. Swiss Roll Operation for Giant FibroadenomasCase Report
  225. Synchronic volvulus of splenic flexture and caecum: a very rare cause of large bowel obstruction -Case Report
  226. Taking the next step in 2005, the year of the diabetic foot.
  227. Testicular tumors in Trinidad
  228. The appendix and the inguina canal Amyands hernia a case report
  229. The Diabetic Foot A Caribbean perspective
  230. The impact of the ATLS course on traffic accident mortality in Trinidad and Tobago
  231. The impact of Breast Clinic on the Mastectomy and Axillary Clearance Rates at a Tertiary Hospital in an Eastern Caribbean Nation: A comparative study
  232. The slipping slipper sign a marker of severe peripheral diabetic neuropathy and foot sepsis
  233. The Use of the Long Saphenous Vein for Lower Limb Salvage: The Evolution of the In situ Bypass Part 1
  234. The Use of the Long Saphenous Vein for Lower Limb Salvage: Technique and Results of In situ Saphenous Vein Bypass Part 2 a
  235. The Use of the Long Saphenous Vein for Lower Limb Salvage: Technique and Results of In situ Saphenous Vein Bypass Part 2 b
  236. Thyroid disease in Trinidad
  237. Thyroid surgery without drainage 15 years of clinical experience
  238. Tracheoesophageal Fistula following blunt chest trauma
  239. Transperitoneal Exclusion A simple third world solution
  240. Treatment of Breast Lumps in the Teenager
  241. Treatment of Infra-renal Aorto-Iliac
  242. Trends in breast cancer mortality in Trinidad and Tobago A 35 Year Study
  243. Trichobezoar presenting with comma sign in Rapunzel Syndrome a case report and literature review
  244. Tuberculosis of the Breast
  245. Technical note rapid, large volume resuscitation at resuscitative thoracotomy by intracardiac catheterization.
  246. The Bra Sign in Breast Cancer – Letter to the Editor
  247. The economic impact of hospitalization for diabetic foot infections in a Caribbean nation.
  248. The effectiveness of conservative management for retropharyngeal abscesses greater than 2 cm.
  249. The history of laparoscopic general surgery in the Caribbean.
  250. The impact of hereditary colorectal cancer on the Indian population.
  251. The largest and neglected giant phyllodes tumor of the breast – A case report and literature review.
  252. The liver and Chilaiditi’s syndrome Significance of hepatic surface grooves – Case Report
  253. The steel pan sign of sigmoid volvulus-A case series.
  254. The ‘Saw Tooth’ operation for giant fibroadenomas.
  255. The use of loupe Magnification in Microsurgery in the Third-World A Trinidad Experience
  256. Topical soft candle applications for infected diabetic foot wounds a cause for concern
  257. Types of Ulcers of Lower Extremity
  258. Umbilical Pilondial Sinus: A New Treatment Technique of Sinus Excision with Umbilical Presentation
  259. Urgent Carotid Endararectomy for Acute Cerebral: A Trinidad Experience
  260. Urachal carcinoma : Diagnosis by combined Laparoscopy and cystoscopy : Case Report
  261. Urgent carotid endarterectomy for acute cerebral: A Trinidad experience
  262. Upper limb ischemic gangrene as a complication of hemodialysis access.
  263. Urachal carcinoma diagnosis by combined Laparoscopy and cystoscopy
  264. Venous gangrene secondary to an aorto-caval fistula
  265. Vitamin E Therapy in Fibrocystic Breast Disease
  266. Volvulus of ileum: a rare cause of small bowel obstruction – Case Report
  267. Ward-rounds: Role in Clinical Teaching and Learning in Contemporary Medicine
  268. When can revascularization be limited to the isolated popliteal artery? -Letter to the editor