Usama Ahmed Ali

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Clinical outcome in relation to timing of surgery in chronic pancreatitis: a nomogram to predict pain relief
    Usama Ahmed Ali
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Center, Utrecht
    Arch Surg 147:925-32. 2012
  2. pmc Early surgery versus optimal current step-up practice for chronic pancreatitis (ESCAPE): design and rationale of a randomized trial
    Usama Ahmed Ali
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center Amsterdam, PO 22660, 1100 DD, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Gastroenterol 13:49. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Extrapancreatic necrosis without pancreatic parenchymal necrosis: a separate entity in necrotising pancreatitis?
    Olaf J Bakker
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Gut 62:1475-80. 2013
  4. doi request reprint A conservative and minimally invasive approach to necrotizing pancreatitis improves outcome
    Hjalmar C van Santvoort
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands
    Gastroenterology 141:1254-63. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint [Better pain management in chronic pancreatitis through early surgery?]
    Usama Ahmed Ali
    Academisch Medisch Centrum, afd Chirurgie, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 156:A4469. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Endoscopic or surgical intervention for painful obstructive chronic pancreatitis
    Usama Ahmed Ali
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1:CD007884. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Trends in worldwide volume and methodological quality of surgical randomized controlled trials
    Usama Ahmed Ali
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg 258:199-207. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Preoperative opioid use and the outcome of thoracoscopic splanchnicectomy in chronic pancreatitis: a systematic review
    Yama Issa
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, P O Box 22660, 1100 DD, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Surg Endosc 28:405-12. 2014

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. doi request reprint Clinical outcome in relation to timing of surgery in chronic pancreatitis: a nomogram to predict pain relief
    Usama Ahmed Ali
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Center, Utrecht
    Arch Surg 147:925-32. 2012
    ..To evaluate the effect of timing of surgery on the long-term clinical outcome of surgery in chronic pancreatitis (CP)...
  2. pmc Early surgery versus optimal current step-up practice for chronic pancreatitis (ESCAPE): design and rationale of a randomized trial
    Usama Ahmed Ali
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center Amsterdam, PO 22660, 1100 DD, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Gastroenterol 13:49. 2013
    ..Therefore, we designed a randomized controlled trial to evaluate the benefits, risks and costs of early surgical intervention compared to the current stepwise practice for chronic pancreatitis...
  3. doi request reprint Extrapancreatic necrosis without pancreatic parenchymal necrosis: a separate entity in necrotising pancreatitis?
    Olaf J Bakker
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Gut 62:1475-80. 2013
    ..Patients with EXPN are thought to have a better clinical outcome, although robust data are lacking...
  4. doi request reprint A conservative and minimally invasive approach to necrotizing pancreatitis improves outcome
    Hjalmar C van Santvoort
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands
    Gastroenterology 141:1254-63. 2011
    ..We performed a prospective multicenter study of treatment outcomes among patients with necrotizing pancreatitis...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Better pain management in chronic pancreatitis through early surgery?]
    Usama Ahmed Ali
    Academisch Medisch Centrum, afd Chirurgie, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 156:A4469. 2012
    ..In addition, serious complications, mortality, cost-effectiveness, quality of life, pancreas insufficiency, alternative pain scores, hospital admissions and the number of interventions will be assessed...
  6. doi request reprint Endoscopic or surgical intervention for painful obstructive chronic pancreatitis
    Usama Ahmed Ali
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1:CD007884. 2012
    ..Endoscopy and surgery are the treatment modalities of choice in patients with obstructive chronic pancreatitis. Physicians face the decision between endoscopy and surgery for this group of patients, without clear consensus...
  7. doi request reprint Trends in worldwide volume and methodological quality of surgical randomized controlled trials
    Usama Ahmed Ali
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg 258:199-207. 2013
    ..To assess worldwide trends in volume and methodological quality of published surgical randomized controlled trials (RCTs) over the past decade...
  8. doi request reprint Preoperative opioid use and the outcome of thoracoscopic splanchnicectomy in chronic pancreatitis: a systematic review
    Yama Issa
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, P O Box 22660, 1100 DD, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Surg Endosc 28:405-12. 2014
    ..Preoperative opioid use seems to impair TS outcome but this has not been investigated in a systematic matter...