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Publications

PAPERS IN PEER REVIEWED JOURNALS

  1. Gilleard O, Sell D, Ghanem AM, Tavsanoglu Y, Birch M, Sommerlad B. Submucous Cleft Palate: A Systematic Review of Surgical Management Based on Perceptual and Instrumental Analysis. Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 2013 Nov 15.
  2. Lee YT, Ghanem AM, Kim JT, Kim JD. A basosquamous cell carcinoma of the periorbital region arising from a chronic wound created by laser ablation of a Basal cell carcinoma. J Craniofac Surg. 2013 Nov;24(6):e617-9.
  3. Ghanem AM, Hachach-Haram N, Leung CC, Myers SR. A systematic review of evidence for education and training interventions in microsurgery. Arch Plast Surg. 2013 Jul;40(4):312-9. PubMed PMID: 23898424
  4. Leung CC, Ghanem AM, Tos P, Ionac M, Froschauer S, Myers SR. Towards a global understanding and standardisation of education and training in microsurgery. Arch Plast Surg. 2013 Jul;40(4):304-11. PMID: 23898423
  5. Myers SR, Froschauer S, Akelina Y, Tos P, Kim JT, Ghanem AM. Microsurgery training for the twenty-first century. Arch Plast Surg. 2013 Jul;40(4):302-3. PMID: 23898422
  6. Ali M Ghanem, “Stem Cells Application in Aesthetic Surgery” Body Language. 2013 Jan/Feb 55: 22-25
  7. Ramachandran S, Ghanem AM, Myers SR. Assessment of microsurgery competency-where are we now? Microsurgery. 2013 Jul;33(5):406-15. PMID: 23712917.
  8. A M Ghanem, M Zaben, N Abu Shaban, Colin Green, G Abu-Sitta, S Myers. “Tele-education: an effective method for teaching the fundementals of evidence based medicine and burn care in Occupied Palestinian Territory (OPT)” [Accepted for Publication by the Lancet on 31st July 2012].
  9. Gilleard O, Sommerlad BC, Sell D, Ghanem A, Birch MJ. “Nasendoscopy: An Analysis of Measurement Uncertainties.”. Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 2012 Feb 17. [Epub ahead of print]
  10. Nicholas RS, Falvey H, Lemonas P, Damodaran G, Ghanem AM, Selim F, Navsaria H, Myers S. “Patient-related keloid scar assessment and outcome measures”. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2012 Mar;129(3):648-56.
  11. A M Ghanem, “Stem Cell Theory” Body Language. 2011 Jan/Feb 43: 53-54
  12. A M Ghanem, O Shelley, S Sen, S Oakey, B Philp, P Dzewulski, “Body Mass Index (BMI) and mortality in patients with severe burn injury: Is there a “tilt point” at which obesity influences outcome?” Burns. 2011 Mar;37(2):208-14
  13. Sheppard NN, Hemington-Gorse S, Ghanem A, Philp B, Dziewulski P, Shelley OP. “The Belgian severity prediction model compared to other scoring systems in a burn intensive care population.” Burns. 2010 Dec;36(8):1320-1
  14. Ghanem A M, Gilleard O, Sell D, Birch M, Sommerlad BC. “Speech outcome following anatomical muscle dissection velar repair of the submucous cleft palate (SMCP) in patients with velocardiofacial syndrome (VCFS).” Molecular Syndromology, 2010 Jan; 1: 209.
  15. A M Ghanem, A M Hamade, A J Sheen, A Z Al-Bahrani, B J Ammori, “Laparoscopic Gastric and Biliary Bypass: A Single-Centre Cohort Prospective Study”, the Journal of Laparoendoscopic & Advanced Surgical Techniques 2006 Feb; 16(1):21-6.
  16. A M Ghanem, “Designer v Darwinian Future Academic Medicine Leaders”, British Medical Journal, 15 July 2005

THESE

  1. Dioloma (Micosurgery): ‘Alchemy of Competency Assessment Systems in Microsurgery Training: Transformation of Familiar Tools into ‘Gold Standard’ Italian Society of Microsurgery and Hand Surgery, 2012
  2. PhD (Stem Cell Biology): ‘Molecular Regulation of Sox2 Expression During Differentiation of Chick Embryonic Stem Cells’, UCL 2010.
  3. MSc (Surgical Science): ‘Notch Signalling During Vertebrate Gastrulating Embryo’, University College London (UCL)  2005.
  4. MPhil (Medical Law ): ‘Property & Children Bodies Scandals v Current Law’, Univ. of Glasgow 2005.
  5. MD (Surgery): ‘Surgical Treatment of Congenital Heart Diseases in Syria’, Univ. of Damascus 1998.