Biswa Mohan Biswal

Summary

Affiliation: Universiti Sains Malaysia
Country: Malaysia

Publications

  1. pmc Intra-abdominal desmoplastic small round cell tumor: Presentation of four cases and review of the literature
    Biswa Mohan Biswal
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Radiotherapy and Oncology, School of Medical Sciences, Health Campus, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Kelantan, Malaysia
    Indian J Med Paediatr Oncol 31:24-7. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Effect of Withania somnifera (Ashwagandha) on the development of chemotherapy-induced fatigue and quality of life in breast cancer patients
    Biswa Mohan Biswal
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Radiotherapy and Oncology, School of Medical Sciences, Health Campus, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 16150 Kubang Kerian, Kelantan, Malaysia
    Integr Cancer Ther 12:312-22. 2013
  3. pmc Diagnosis delay of breast cancer and its associated factors in Malaysian women
    Bachok Norsa'adah
    Unit of Biostatistics and Research Methodology, School of Medical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 16150 Kubang Kerian, Kelantan, Malaysia
    BMC Cancer 11:141. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Hypertrophic osteoarthropathy: an unusual manifestation in nasopharyngeal cancer
    B M Biswal
    Department of Radiotherapy and Oncology, School of Medical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Kelantan, Malaysia
    Australas Radiol 45:71-3. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Topical application of honey in the management of radiation mucositis: a preliminary study
    Biswa Mohan Biswal
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, School of Medical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 16150, Kubang Kerian, Kelantan, Malaysia
    Support Care Cancer 11:242-8. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Adjuvant treatment in colorectal cancer. Experience from a referral center in eastern peninsular Malaysia
    B M Biswal
    School of Medical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 16150, Kubang Kerian, Kelantan, Malaysia
    Trop Gastroenterol 23:134-7. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of fatigue among cancer patients undergoing external radiotherapy
    Biswa Mohan Biswal
    Division of Radiotherapy and Oncology, School of Medical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Kelantan, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 35:463-7. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Aggressive giant cell tumour of bone
    W I Faisham
    Department of Orthopaedics, Musculoskeletal Oncology Unit, School of Medical Science, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Kubang Kerian 16150, Kelantan, Malaysia
    Singapore Med J 47:679-83. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Is Kelantan joining the global cancer epidemic?--experience from hospital Universiti Sains Malaysia; 1987-2007
    Nor Hayati Othman
    Dept of Pathology, Hospital Universiti Sains Malaysia, Kubang Kerian, Kelantan, Malaysia
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 9:473-8. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary metastases of giant cell tumour of the bone
    W I Faisham
    Musculoskeletal Oncology Unit, School of Medical Science, University Sains Malaysia, Kubang Kerian, Kelantan
    Med J Malaysia 59:78-81. 2004

Collaborators

  • Faisham W Ismail
  • W I Faisham
  • W Zulmi
  • Bachok Norsa'adah
  • Nor Hayati Othman
  • I Zamzuri
  • A M Ezane
  • S S Mutum
  • A S Halim
  • Nyi N Naing
  • Mohd A Rahmah
  • Krishna G Rampal
  • Zaini Mohd Nor
  • N R Nik Idris
  • A Zakaria
  • J M Abdullah
  • W Mar
  • A H Mat Saim

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc Intra-abdominal desmoplastic small round cell tumor: Presentation of four cases and review of the literature
    Biswa Mohan Biswal
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Radiotherapy and Oncology, School of Medical Sciences, Health Campus, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Kelantan, Malaysia
    Indian J Med Paediatr Oncol 31:24-7. 2010
    ..There were very minimal chemotherapy-related complications. At the time of reporting, the median survival time was 15 months. Thus, DSRCT is an aggressive intra-abdominal tumor with excellent chemoresponsiveness, but relapse is frequent...
  2. doi request reprint Effect of Withania somnifera (Ashwagandha) on the development of chemotherapy-induced fatigue and quality of life in breast cancer patients
    Biswa Mohan Biswal
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Radiotherapy and Oncology, School of Medical Sciences, Health Campus, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 16150 Kubang Kerian, Kelantan, Malaysia
    Integr Cancer Ther 12:312-22. 2013
    ..Previous studies have shown its antistress effects in animals. Traditional Indian medicine has used it for centuries to alleviate fatigue and improve general well-being...
  3. pmc Diagnosis delay of breast cancer and its associated factors in Malaysian women
    Bachok Norsa'adah
    Unit of Biostatistics and Research Methodology, School of Medical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 16150 Kubang Kerian, Kelantan, Malaysia
    BMC Cancer 11:141. 2011
    ..The objectives of our study were to identify the magnitude of delayed diagnosis and its associated factors in women with breast cancer in Malaysia...
  4. ncbi request reprint Hypertrophic osteoarthropathy: an unusual manifestation in nasopharyngeal cancer
    B M Biswal
    Department of Radiotherapy and Oncology, School of Medical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Kelantan, Malaysia
    Australas Radiol 45:71-3. 2001
    ..Development of a paraneoplastic syndrome in the form of hypertrophic osteoarthropathy and digital clubbing is very rare. This manifestation of nasopharyngeal cancers is presented, with a short review of its biology and pathogenesis...
  5. ncbi request reprint Topical application of honey in the management of radiation mucositis: a preliminary study
    Biswa Mohan Biswal
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, School of Medical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 16150, Kubang Kerian, Kelantan, Malaysia
    Support Care Cancer 11:242-8. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of pure natural honey on radiation-induced mucositis...
  6. ncbi request reprint Adjuvant treatment in colorectal cancer. Experience from a referral center in eastern peninsular Malaysia
    B M Biswal
    School of Medical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 16150, Kubang Kerian, Kelantan, Malaysia
    Trop Gastroenterol 23:134-7. 2002
    ..Adjuvant chemo and radiotherapy are now more frequently used in such patients. The present retrospective analysis was performed to document the effect of such therapy among patients with colorectal cancer in Malaysia...
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of fatigue among cancer patients undergoing external radiotherapy
    Biswa Mohan Biswal
    Division of Radiotherapy and Oncology, School of Medical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Kelantan, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 35:463-7. 2004
    ..Significant radiotherapy-related fatigue was higher in patients treated with advanced-stage disease, large radiotherapy field area, and low pre-radiotherapy hemoglobin level...
  8. ncbi request reprint Aggressive giant cell tumour of bone
    W I Faisham
    Department of Orthopaedics, Musculoskeletal Oncology Unit, School of Medical Science, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Kubang Kerian 16150, Kelantan, Malaysia
    Singapore Med J 47:679-83. 2006
    ..The aim of this study is to identify the effectiveness of en-bloc resection for local control and final oncological outcome of the disease...
  9. ncbi request reprint Is Kelantan joining the global cancer epidemic?--experience from hospital Universiti Sains Malaysia; 1987-2007
    Nor Hayati Othman
    Dept of Pathology, Hospital Universiti Sains Malaysia, Kubang Kerian, Kelantan, Malaysia
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 9:473-8. 2008
    ..To determine the trend of cancer cases in one major hospital in Kelantan over a 20 year period from 1987 to 2007 and to speculate the change in trend due to the socio-economic and other health status in the state...
  10. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary metastases of giant cell tumour of the bone
    W I Faisham
    Musculoskeletal Oncology Unit, School of Medical Science, University Sains Malaysia, Kubang Kerian, Kelantan
    Med J Malaysia 59:78-81. 2004
    ..Early detection and treatment of this tumour is important as complete resection of this tumour have favourable prognosis. Multiple lung nodules which preclude resection may remain dormant and asymptomatic with systemic chemotherapy...
  11. pmc Correlation of Nuclear Morphometry and AgNOR Score with Radiation Response in Squamous Cell Cancers of the Head and Neck: A Preliminary Study
    Biswa Mohan Biswal
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Radiotherapy, and Oncology, Universiti Sains Malaysia Health Campus, 16150 Kubang Kerian, Kelantan, Malaysia
    Malays J Med Sci 17:19-26. 2010
    ..Information about radiation response could help oncologist to choose the appropriate combination and sequence of therapies in the multidisciplinary management of cancer...
  12. ncbi request reprint Osteosarcoma: the outcome of limb salvage surgery
    W I Faisham
    Musculoskeletal Oncology Unit, School of Medical Science, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Kubang Kerian, Kelantan
    Med J Malaysia 59:24-34. 2004
    ..Median survival of the limb salvage surgery group was 30 months compared to 6 months in the amputation group. As per our experience, limb salvage technique is a feasible option in extremity osteosarcoma without compromising survival...
  13. ncbi request reprint Early Malaysian experience on the use of head and neck localizers in the precision radiotherapy of intra and extra cranial sites for first 28 cases
    I Zamzuri
    Department of Radiotherapy and Oncology, School of Medical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 16150 Kubang Kerian, Kelantan, Malaysia
    Med J Malaysia 61:621-5. 2006
    ..5 months. However, the true benefit from this technique would require a long-term follow-up to document the progress...
  14. ncbi request reprint Abdominal aorta and inferior vena cava thromboses in advanced stage of malignant fibrous histiocytoma
    W I Faisham
    Department of Orthopaedic, School of Medical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 16150 Kubang Kerian, Kelantan
    Med J Malaysia 60:495-7. 2005
    ..The radiological evaluation with spiral computed tomography scan of abdominal aorta and inferior vena cava are presented and the subsequent management highlighted...