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SEE IT, SAY IT, AND SORT IT

Thamer hamdan

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

https://doi.org/10.33762/bsurg.2019.162889

Abstract
  The patient's complaint should be considered seriously as the father of medicine Hippocrates says; Listen to the patient, he is the one concerned, listen to the patient; he is telling you the diagnosis. This is very true, provided that the patient is capable of expressing his symptoms and suffering.  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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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Does open surgery still exist?

Murtadha Almusafer

Volume 29, Issue 1 , May and June 2023, , Page 1-3

https://doi.org/10.33762/bsurg.2023.138916.1047

Abstract
  This is a main conventional surgical procedure with making a large incision to replace or repair tissue or an organ in the body. The surgeon may make an incision of up to ten inches to allow access to the organ.What Is Laparoscopic Surgery?Also known as keyhole surgery, Band-Aid surgery, diagnostic laparoscopy, ...  Read More ...

GIT Surgery
The Lost Art of Clinical Diagnosis

Samir Johna

Volume 29, Issue 2 , December 2023, , Page 1-3

https://doi.org/10.33762/bsurg.2023.145171.1065

Abstract
  This editorial focuses on the importance of the clinical diagnosis in clinical practice. While huge leaps are made in laboratory testing and imaging, physical examination remains a corner stone in medical practice allowing high quality care delivery with reasonable costs.  Read More ...

THE EFFECT OF 2 AND 14 DAY TREATMENT WITH ASPIRIN, DICLOFENAC AND THEIR COMBINATION ON FRACTURE HEALING IN RABBITS

Abdullah M Jawad; Ahmed H Ali; Thamer A Hamdanz; Riyad A Husseinz

Volume 11, Issue 1 , June 2005, , Page 2-8

https://doi.org/10.33762/bsurg.2005.55409

Abstract
  The use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) continues to expand at a remarkable rate due both to their broad spectrum clinical applications. NSAIDs are particularly important to patients with a variety of musculoskeletal conditions and injuries. With mounting evidence that NSAIDs do in fact ...  Read More ...

PATTERN OF DEGENERATIVE LUMBAR RETROLISTHESIS IN BASRAH

Thamer A Hamdan; Yas khudair Hadood; Mubder A Mohammed Saeed

Volume 21, Issue 1 , June 2015, , Page 2-11

https://doi.org/10.33762/bsurg.2015.102884

Abstract
  Abstract Although retrolisthesis is not a well-known condition by many medical specialists dealing with back problems and it has been regarded as a radiological incidental finding with no clinical significance, a growing prove is now evolving stating that retrolisthesis could be a cause of many backache ...  Read More ...

Otolaryngological Manifestations of Gastro-Oesophageal Reflux Disease

Ahmed M. Al-Abbasi

Volume 9, Issue 1 , June 2003, , Page 3-9

https://doi.org/10.33762/bsurg.2003.55237

Abstract
  Gastro-oesphageal reflux disease (GORD) is a multifactorial process whose importance lies in its ubiquity, diverse clinical presentation and potential morbidity. GORD is the most common disease affecting the oesophagus, the major indication for antacid consumption, and probably the most prevalent condition ...  Read More ...

2-CONSERVATIVE TREATMENT OF RECTAL ADENOCARCINOMA AFTER NEOADJUVANT CHEMORADIOTHERAPY, IS IT ACCEPTABLE?

Majeed H Alwan

Volume 15, Issue 1 , June 2009, , Page 3-9

https://doi.org/10.33762/bsurg.2009.55252

Abstract
  Majeed H Alwan FRCS, FRACS, FACS, Gastrointestinal and General Surgeon, New Zealand 5 Tamworth Place, Gate Pa, TAURANGA, NEW ZEALAND. malwan@paradise.net.nz Abstract The traditional treatment of patients with adenocarcinoma of the rectum involved some form of radical surgery in fit patients followed ...  Read More ...

MATERNAL MORTALITY IN BASRAH HOSPITALS; AN OVERVIEW OF THE LAST TWO DECADES

Salman K Ajlaan; Edward Zaia; Faiz A Alwaeely; Fouad H Al-Dahhan

Volume 12, Issue 1 , June 2006, , Page 3-3

https://doi.org/10.33762/bsurg.2006.55318

Abstract
  This study aimed to determine the MMR in Basra hospitals for 20 years (1983-2002), to determine the main causes of maternal deaths with regards to direct, indirect & fortuitous causes & to verify the impact of major events including wars & sanction on the trend of maternal deaths. This is a retrospective ...  Read More ...

PATIENTS WITH METASTATIC CANCER OF UNKNOWN PRIMARY SITE: DIAGNOSTIC WORKUP AND THERAPEUTIC MANAGEMENT

Majeed H Alwan

Volume 12, Issue 2 , December 2006, , Page 3-9

https://doi.org/10.33762/bsurg.2006.55353

Abstract
  PATIENTS WITH METASTATIC CANCER OF UNKNOWN PRIMARY SITE: DIAGNOSTIC WORKUP AND THERAPEUTIC MANAGEMENT Majeed H Alwan FRCS, FACS, Gastrointestinal and General Surgeon, Wellington Hospital, Wellington, New Zealand Abstract Metastatic Cancer of Unknown Primary site (CUP) accounts for about 4% of all ...  Read More ...

Leading Article INFECTION IN ORTHOPAEDIC PRACTICE

Thamer A Hamdan

Volume 17, Issue 2 , December 2011, , Page 3-8

https://doi.org/10.33762/bsurg.2011.55371

Abstract
  Introduction Infection continues to be a real problem in orthopaedic practice. Infection is probably the first cause of failure of orthopaedic and trauma operation, it is behind prolonged suffering for our dear patients because of the morbidity and mortality. Although there have been significant reduction ...  Read More ...

2- UTILISATION OF LAPAROSCOPIC SURGICAL TECHNOLOGY AND EXPERIENCE TO PERFORM NATURAL ORIFICE TRANSLUMINAL ENDOSCOPIC SURGERY (NOTES), A NEW ERA IN MINIMALLY INVASIVE SURGERY`

Majeed H Alwan

Volume 14, Issue 1 , June 2008, , Page 3-7

https://doi.org/10.33762/bsurg.2008.55512

Abstract
  The field of minimally invasive surgery has seen tremendous development and refinement since the first laparoscopic cholecystectomy was performed in 1987. Laparoscopic surgery has several advantages over traditional surgery. The next logical step in the evolution of minimally invasive surgery may ...  Read More ...

2-MEDICAL ERRORS AND RESPONSIBILITY OF THE PHYSICIAN

Thamer A Hamdan

Volume 15, Issue 2 , December 2009, , Page 3-9

https://doi.org/10.33762/bsurg.2009.55594

Abstract
  LEADING ARTICLE The physician is an active member of the society. He interacts with it, influences and takes care of it. His duty is not only to cure patients, but also to take the necessary procedures to reduce errors and to lessen the harm resulting from these errors on the health of the patient. ...  Read More ...

COMPETENCE, VIRTUAL REALITY AND ROBOTICS IN ‎SURGERY ‎

Majeed H. Alwan

Volume 10, Issue 2 , December 2004, , Page 3-13

https://doi.org/10.33762/bsurg.2004.57528

Abstract
  Surgical operations have developed in the method which the surgeon’s hands and eyes are used to gain ‎experience and advance the skills. However, to realize a new surgical therapy in the 21st century, it is ‎necessary to use various advanced technologies. These include among many, three dimensional ...  Read More ...