Volume 29 (2023)
Volume 28 (2022)
Volume 27 (2021)
Volume 26 (2020)
Volume 25 (2019)
Volume 24 (2018)
Volume 23 (2017)
Volume 22 (2016)
Volume 21 (2015)
Volume 20 (2014)
Volume 19 (2013)
Volume 18 (2012)
Volume 17 (2011)
Volume 16 (2010)
Volume 15 (2009)
Volume 14 (2008)
Volume 13 (2007)
Volume 12 (2006)
Volume 11 (2005)
Volume 10 (2004)
Volume 9 (2003)
Volume 8 (2002)
THE UNHAPPY TRIAD: BLOOD, SWEAT AND SORROW

Thamer A Hamdan

Volume 27, Issue 1 , June 2021, , Page 1-2

https://doi.org/10.33762/bsurg.2021.168419

Abstract
  (It is always easy to be wise after the event. Arthur Conan Doyle) "There are three methods to gain wisdom; the first is reflection which is the highest. The second is imitation which is the easiest. The third is experience which is the bitterest. Confucius 551-479 BC"  Read More ...

NONDISCOGENIC SCIATICA SYNDROME, A REPORT ON 41 PATIENTS.

Thamer Hamdan; Daren F. Lui; Raed Jasim Chasib

Volume 27, Issue 1 , June 2021, , Page 3-11

https://doi.org/10.33762/bsurg.2021.168420

Abstract
  41 patients with clinical features of discogenic sciatica during the last 25 years, proved later on by investigations and imaging to be a nondiscogenic in origin, The aim of the study is to inform spinal surgeons of possible differential diseases that mimic discogenic sciatica. All patients present clinically ...  Read More ...

GLOBAL COMPARISON OF THE OUTCOME OF SURGICAL TECHNIQUES FOR SPONDYLODISCITIS

Jessica Burton; Thamer Hamdan; Bisola Ajayi; Mohsen Raza; Angelo Fragkakis

Volume 26, Issue 2 , December 2020, , Page 3-11

https://doi.org/10.33762/bsurg.2020.167423

Abstract
  Global comparison of The outcome of surgical techniques for spondylodiscitis   Jessica Burton@, Thamer Hamdan*, Bisola Ajayi#, Mohsen Raza$, Angelo Fragkakis&, Cristina Lupu^, Timothy Bishop%, Jason Bernard! & Darren Lui**.   @MB,ChB student. *Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at ...  Read More ...

NONUNION OF LONG BONES IN BASRAH; EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Thamer A Hamdan; Mofeed Y Alwaaly

Volume 26, Issue 2 , December 2020, , Page 19-26

https://doi.org/10.33762/bsurg.2020.167510

Abstract
  NONUNION OF LONG BONES IN BASRAH; EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT Thamer A Hamdan* & Mofeed Y Alwaaly@*FRCS, FRCP, FICS, FACS, American Board (Orthopedic Surgery), Professor of Orthopedic Surgery. @MB,ChB, FIBMS, Specialist Orthopedic Surgeon, Basrah Teaching Hospital, Basrah, IRAQ.Abstract Nonunion of ...  Read More ...

WHAT EVERY SURGEON'S ETHICS SHOULD BE?

Thamer A Hamdan

Volume 26, Issue 1 , June 2020, , Page 1-2

https://doi.org/10.33762/bsurg.2020.165457

Abstract
    thics is defined as moral principles that govern a person's behavior, the conductivity of an activity, or the branch of knowledge that deals with honest attitude.  Ethics is a branch of philosophy that involves systematizing, defending, and recommending concepts of right and wrong conduct. ...  Read More ...

DOES ANTICOAGULANT THROMBOPROPHYLAXIS INCREASE BLEEDING COMPLICATIONS IN SPINAL SURGERY AND SPINAL CORD INJURY? A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW AND META-ANALYSIS

Anh TV Nguyen; Sonia Tran BMed; Thamer A Hamdan; Robin Turner; Ahmed Ramadan Sadek; Darren Lui; Alexander S Montgomery

Volume 26, Issue 1 , June 2020, , Page 9-20

https://doi.org/10.33762/bsurg.2020.165459

Abstract
  This study is a systematic review and meta-analysis. The routine use of anticoagulants for the prevention of venothromboembolism in spinal patients is controversial and the risk benefit analysis is poorly described. The objective of this study is to collate the current evidence and quantify the risk ...  Read More ...

COMPARISON OF THE EFFECTIVENESS OF STEREOTACTIC RADIOSURGERY FOR SPINAL OLIGOMETASTATIC DISEASE WITH SURGICAL AND CONVENTIONAL EXTERNAL BEAM RADIOTHERAPY DETERMINED BY LOCAL CONTROL, OVERALL SURVIVAL, PAIN RESPONSE AND TOXICITIES: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW.

Priyanshu Saha; Thamer A Hamdan; Bisola Ajayi; Cristina Lupu; Timothy Bishop; Jason Bernard; Darren Lui

Volume 26, Issue 1 , June 2020, , Page 21-31

https://doi.org/10.33762/bsurg.2020.165461

Abstract
  The aim of this study is to determine whether there is a benefit of using stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) versus surgery or conventional external beam radiotherapy (cEBRT) for spinal oligometastatic disease in terms of tumor control, pain control, toxicity and morbidity.  This systematic review ...  Read More ...

IS THERE A REMEDY FOR THE PERPLEXING PATHOLOGY?

Thamer A Hamdan

Volume 25, Issue 2 , December 2019, , Page 1-2

https://doi.org/10.33762/bsurg.2019.164507

Abstract
   The existing dream in the mind of every physician allover the globe is to find a solution for so many problem cases such as; an incurable condition, a degenerative process, congenital anomalies and even more serious like malignancy.  Every now and then a window opens for hope and optimism, ...  Read More ...

THE ROLE OF QUADRICEPSPLASTY IN TREATMENT OF POST-TRAUMATIC STIFF KNEE USING JUDET PROCEDURE

Thamer A Hamdan; Khalil I Sadek; Muwafaq S Mahde

Volume 25, Issue 2 , December 2019, , Page 3-12

https://doi.org/10.33762/bsurg.2019.164508

Abstract
  The lack of knee flexion is an increasingly recognized complication especially after trauma. This is a significant challenge for both surgeon and patients. In 1956, Judet proposed a quadricepsplasty technique that allow a graded release without the disruption of the vastus medialis, vastus lateralis, ...  Read More ...

PENETRATION OF CEFOTAXIME INTO INTERVERTEBRAL DISCS REMOVED FROM PATIENTS UNDERGOING DISCECTOMY

Thamer A Hamdan; Mohammed S hashim; Nazar S Haddad; Abdullah M Jawad

Volume 25, Issue 1 , June 2019, , Page 3-9

https://doi.org/10.33762/bsurg.2031.162890

Abstract
  The intervertebral disc is an avascular tissue, and penetration of antibiotics occurs by passive diffusion. Cefotaxime penetration has not been well studied. The aim is to investigate the penetration of cefotaxime into the intervertebral disc removed from patients undergoing discectomy. Twenty-six patients ...  Read More ...

LOCAL EXPERIENCE OF TOTAL KNEE REPLACEMENT IN BASRAH

Thamer A Hamdan; Khalil I Sadek; Mohammed Abed Yasir

Volume 25, Issue 1 , June 2019, , Page 10-15

https://doi.org/10.33762/bsurg.2031.162891

Abstract
  LOCAL EXPERIENCE OF TOTAL KNEE REPLACEMENT IN BASRAH Thamer A Hamdan@, Khalil I Sadek# & Mohammed AbedYasir* @FRCS, FICS, FACS, FRCP, American Board of Neurological & Orthopedic Surgery, Professor of Orthopedic Surgery. # FICMS, Orthopedic specialist, Basrah Teaching Hospital. * CABHS Orthopedic ...  Read More ...