Adamu Ahmed

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc 2013 WSES guidelines for management of intra-abdominal infections
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Macerata, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 8:3. 2013
  2. pmc Complicated intra-abdominal infections in a worldwide context: an observational prospective study (CIAOW Study)
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Macerata, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 8:1. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Management of AIDS-associated Kaposi's sarcoma in Nigerian children: a case series and review of literature
    Adamu Ahmed
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Zaria, Nigeria
    J Natl Med Assoc 104:385-9. 2012
  4. pmc Management and outcome of gastric carcinoma in Zaria, Nigeria
    A Ahmed
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Zaria, Nigeria
    Afr Health Sci 11:353-61. 2011
  5. pmc Waiting time for emergency abdominal surgery in Zaria, Nigeria
    A Adamu
    Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Ahmadu Bello University, Nigeria
    Afr Health Sci 10:46-53. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Trends in emergency surgical admissions in a tertiary health centre in Nigeria
    A Ahmed
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Zaria, Nigeria
    West Afr J Med 28:106-9. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Experience with the management of urethral stones presenting with urinary retention at Gusau
    A Ahmed
    Department of Surgery, Federal Medical Centre Gusau, Zamfara State, Nigeria
    Niger J Clin Pract 11:309-11. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Achalasia: what is the best treatment?
    Adamu Ahmed
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Zaria, Nigeria
    Ann Afr Med 7:141-8. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Surgical hand scrub: lots of water wasted
    A Ahmed
    Department of Surgery, Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Zaria, Nigeria
    Ann Afr Med 6:31-3. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Childhood circumcision: a planned approach
    Adamu Ahmed
    Department of Surgery, Centre Hopitalier Regional de Hombo, Mutsamudu, Anjouan, Comoros Islands
    Trop Doct 37:239-41. 2007

Collaborators

  • E S Garba
  • L M D Yusufu
  • B Ahmed
  • J A Nasir
  • Massimo Sartelli
  • J G Makama
  • Takayuki Irahara
  • Boonying Siribumrungwong
  • Miklosh Bala
  • Luca Ansaloni
  • Ferdinando Agresta
  • Wagih Ghnnam
  • Carlos Ordonez
  • Victor Kong
  • Gerson Alves Pereira Junior
  • Sanjay Marwah
  • Tomohisa Shoko
  • Alain Chichom Mefire
  • Ernest Moore
  • Federico Coccolini
  • Cristian Tranà
  • George Velmahos
  • Suk Kyung Hong
  • Fausto Catena
  • Cino Bendinelli
  • Nereo Vettoretto
  • Boris Sakakushev
  • Walter Biffl
  • Noel Naidoo
  • Ihor Gerych
  • YunFeng Cui
  • Ari Leppaniemi
  • Alfredo Verni
  • Norio Sato
  • Kiyoshi Murata
  • Kenneth Yuh Yen Kok
  • Jae Gil Lee
  • Kaoru Koike
  • MARK MALANGONI
  • Yoram Kluger
  • Raul Coimbra
  • Gianluca Guercioni
  • Rafael Díaz-Nieto
  • Kuo Ching Yuan
  • Ashraf Abbas
  • Salomone Di Saverio
  • Sanjay Gupta
  • A Adamu
  • M M Dauda
  • I Mohammed
  • Y Ukwenya
  • A Y Ukwenya
  • Gustavo P Fraga
  • Rao Ivatury
  • Yoshiro Kobe
  • Elia Poiasina
  • Jakub Kenig
  • Ricardo Alessandro Teixeira Gonsaga
  • Mario Paulo Faro
  • Pierluigi Viale
  • Rita Barnabé
  • Ken Boffard
  • Gianluca Baiocchi
  • Clay Cothren Burlew
  • Alberto Tavares
  • Varut Lohsiriwat
  • Khalid Al Khalifa
  • Helmut Alfredo Segovia Lohse
  • Juan Sanjuan
  • Andrew Peitzman
  • Miroslav P Peev
  • Ak Attri
  • Helmut A Segovia Lohse
  • Gregorio Tugnoli
  • Goran Augustin
  • Alex Escalona
  • Damien Massalou
  • Maurice Zida
  • Zsolt J Balogh
  • Sanoop Zachariah
  • Imtiaz Wani
  • Elio Jovine
  • Wataru Ishii
  • Rajeev Sharma
  • Zsolt Balogh
  • Abdul Rashid Kayode Adesunkanmi
  • Ahmed O Hamedelneel
  • Julien Jarry
  • Frederick A Moore
  • Carlos Augusto Gomes

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. pmc 2013 WSES guidelines for management of intra-abdominal infections
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Macerata, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 8:3. 2013
    ..The 2013 update of the World Society of Emergency Surgery (WSES) guidelines for the management of intra-abdominal infections contains evidence-based recommendations for management of patients with intra-abdominal infections...
  2. pmc Complicated intra-abdominal infections in a worldwide context: an observational prospective study (CIAOW Study)
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Macerata, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 8:1. 2013
    ..7%) patients.The overall mortality rate was 10.1% (71/702). The final results of the CIAOW Study will be published following the conclusion of the study period in March 2013...
  3. ncbi request reprint Management of AIDS-associated Kaposi's sarcoma in Nigerian children: a case series and review of literature
    Adamu Ahmed
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Zaria, Nigeria
    J Natl Med Assoc 104:385-9. 2012
    ..There is a paucity of published studies on the management and outcome of AIDS-associated Kaposi's sarcoma (AAKS) in African children. In this study, we reviewed the management and literature of AAKS in Nigerian children...
  4. pmc Management and outcome of gastric carcinoma in Zaria, Nigeria
    A Ahmed
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Zaria, Nigeria
    Afr Health Sci 11:353-61. 2011
    ..Gastric cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in the world. The objective of this study was to present the clinical evaluation, treatment and outcome of 179 patients with gastric carcinoma in Zaria, Nigeria...
  5. pmc Waiting time for emergency abdominal surgery in Zaria, Nigeria
    A Adamu
    Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Ahmadu Bello University, Nigeria
    Afr Health Sci 10:46-53. 2010
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the waiting time between presentation at hospital with acute abdominal disease and operative intervention...
  6. ncbi request reprint Trends in emergency surgical admissions in a tertiary health centre in Nigeria
    A Ahmed
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Zaria, Nigeria
    West Afr J Med 28:106-9. 2009
    ..In the past, elective surgery was the predominant in-patient workload of consultant surgeons. Recently, emergency cases are forming an increasing part of the in-patient workload...
  7. ncbi request reprint Experience with the management of urethral stones presenting with urinary retention at Gusau
    A Ahmed
    Department of Surgery, Federal Medical Centre Gusau, Zamfara State, Nigeria
    Niger J Clin Pract 11:309-11. 2008
    ..It presents with an emergency management scenario which is compounded by lack of endoscopic facilities in our hospitals. We present the management of urethral stones presenting as acute urinary retention in our centre...
  8. ncbi request reprint Achalasia: what is the best treatment?
    Adamu Ahmed
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Zaria, Nigeria
    Ann Afr Med 7:141-8. 2008
    ..Current treatment options include pharmacological, endoscopic and surgical. We undertook a systematic literature review of the management strategies currently available for achalasia...
  9. ncbi request reprint Surgical hand scrub: lots of water wasted
    A Ahmed
    Department of Surgery, Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Zaria, Nigeria
    Ann Afr Med 6:31-3. 2007
    ..During the scrub process large volume of water is wasted. The aim of this study was to determine the volume of water used during SHS in comparison to the actual volume necessary...
  10. ncbi request reprint Childhood circumcision: a planned approach
    Adamu Ahmed
    Department of Surgery, Centre Hopitalier Regional de Hombo, Mutsamudu, Anjouan, Comoros Islands
    Trop Doct 37:239-41. 2007
    ..Complications were seen in 2.3% of the boys, the commonest being infection that was easily controlled by local wound care...
  11. ncbi request reprint Aetiology and management of injuries to male external genitalia in Nigeria
    A Ahmed
    Urology Unit, Department of Surgery, Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Zaria, Nigeria
    Injury 39:128-33. 2008
    ..The recent increase in road traffic accidents and civil violence has resulted in a significant rise in injuries to male external genitalia, hence the need to document this new trend...
  12. doi request reprint Jaundice in typhoid patients: differentiation from other common causes of fever and jaundice in the tropics
    A Ahmed
    Department of Surgery, Centre Hopitalier Regional de Hombo, Anjouan, Comoros Islands
    Ann Afr Med 9:135-40. 2010
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  13. ncbi request reprint Abdominal tuberculosis in surgical practice in northern Nigeria
    M M Dauda
    Department of Surgery, Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital Zaria, Nigeria
    Niger J Med 19:415-8. 2010
    ..Abdominal tuberculosis is a common complication of pulmonary tuberculosis. With the rising incidence of HIV, tuberculosis has become a major public health problem particularly in developing countries...
  14. ncbi request reprint Drain site hernia in an adult: a case report
    J G Makama
    Department of Surgery, Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Shika Zaria, Nigeria
    West Afr J Med 29:429-31. 2010
    ..Surgical drains, as useful as they are, have been noted not to be without complications. Small bowel herniation through a previous drain site is a rare complication of abdominal drain insertion...
  15. doi request reprint Residency training program: perceptions of residents
    L M D Yusufu
    Department of Surgery, Ahmadu Bello University and University Teaching Hospital, Zaria, Nigeria
    Ann Afr Med 9:91-4. 2010
    ..There is a phobia among doctors for the residency training program, since the establishment of the program over 30 years ago. The reason for establishing the program was mainly to provide the much-needed specialists in medicine...
  16. doi request reprint Mobile caecum and ascending colon syndrome in a Nigerian adult
    J G Makama
    Department of Surgery, A B U Teaching Hospital, Shika Zaria, Nigeria
    Ann Afr Med 8:133-5. 2009
    ..The diagnosis of mobile caecal syndrome should be considered in patients with chronic right lower quadrant pain, and appendectomy and caecopexy offers a great relief...
  17. ncbi request reprint Investigation of the probable causes of specific childhood disabilities in eastern Afghanistan (preliminary report)
    J A Nasir
    Enviromental Health Department Public Health Division, National Institute of Health, Islamabad, Pakistan
    Cent Eur J Public Health 12:53-7. 2004
    ..13% were with CP specific and 10% were club foot. 2% of the children were visually handicapped, 9% with hearing impairment. 61% of children were from Nangarhar, 25% from Laghman and 14% from Kunar...
  18. ncbi request reprint Management of appendiceal mass
    E S Garba
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital Zaria, Nigeria
    Ann Afr Med 7:200-4. 2008
    ..This article reviews some of the controversial issues in the management of appendix mass, assesses current practice and suggests an appropriate approach for the management of appendix mass...
  19. ncbi request reprint Delayed treatment of symptomatic breast cancer: the experience from Kaduna, Nigeria
    A Y Ukwenya
    Department of Surgery, Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Zaria, Nigeria
    S Afr J Surg 46:106-10. 2008
    ..A cross-sectional study carried out at a teaching hospital in Kaduna, Nigeria, to investigate the extent and reasons for the delay between onset of symptoms and admission for treatment of symptomatic breast cancer...
  20. ncbi request reprint Selective observational management of penetrating neck injury in northern Nigeria
    A Ahmed
    Department of Surgery, Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Zaria, Nigeria
    S Afr J Surg 47:80, 82-5. 2009
    ..This study was conducted to determine the accuracy and safety of physical examination as the basis of selective observational management of PNI at our institution...
  21. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of achalasia in Zaria, Northern Nigeria
    A Ahmed
    Division of General Surgery, Ahmadu Bello University Hospital, Zaria, Nigeria
    S Afr J Surg 46:48-51. 2008
    ..We reviewed the outcome of management of achalasia in our patients and the influencing factors...
  22. ncbi request reprint Influence of HIV infection on presentation of Kaposi's sarcoma
    A Ahmed
    Department of Surgery, Centre Hospitalier Régional de Hombo Mutsamudu Anjouan, Comoros Islands, France
    Trop Doct 31:42-5. 2001
    ..Five patients (35%) died within 6 months of presentation. Between 1991 and 1995, 486 patients were seen with HIV infection. Patients with AAKS present with fulminant disease which seemed quickly fatal...