A Sachithanandan

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Emergency thoracotomy and major lung resection for penetrating chest trauma: Lessons learnt from a review of three cases
    A Sachithanandan
    Hospital Serdang, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Jalan Puchong, Kajang, Selangor 43000, Malaysia
    Med J Malaysia 68:227-30. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Post-operative immunohistochemical diagnosis of two synchronous primary non-small cell lung cancers in a single lobe
    A Sachithanandan
    Hospital Serdang, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Selangor, Malaysia
    Med J Malaysia 68:175-6. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Contemporary surgical management of advanced end stage emphysema: an evidence based review
    Anand Sachithanandan
    Cardiothoracic Surgery Division, Serdang Hospital, Jalan Puchong, Kajang, Selangor 43000, Malaysia
    Med J Malaysia 67:253-8. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Single stage minimally invasive bilateral video assisted thoracoscopic surgery for simultaneous bilateral primary spontaneous pneumothorax
    A Sachithanandan
    Cardiothoracic Surgery Division, Serdang Hospital, Jalan Puchong, Kajang, Selangor 43000, Malaysia
    Med J Malaysia 67:226-7. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint The value of a preoperative ventilation-perfusion scan in patient selection for pneumonectomy
    Anand Sachithanandan
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, Bordersley Green East, Birmingham B9 5SS, UK
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 6:561-2. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Haemothorax with posterior chest wall flail segment due to traumatic spinal cord transection
    Anand Sachithanandan
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham B15 2TH, UK
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 29:604. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Bilateral isolated coronary ostial stenosis following mediastinal irradiation
    Anand Sachithanandan
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 12:78-80. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous splenic rupture in atypical (Philadelphia chromosome negative) chronic myeloid leukaemia following blastic crisis
    A Sachithanandan
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast BT12 6BA
    Ir Med J 96:181-2. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Malignant internal mammary lymph nodes during mobilization of the internal mammary artery
    Anand Sachithanandan
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast BT12 6BA, UK
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 22:847-8. 2002
  10. doi request reprint Idiopathic primary chylopericardium with associated chylothorax following coronary artery surgery--successful conservative treatment
    Anand Sachithanandan
    Department of Cardio Thoracic Surgery, University Hospital Birmingham NHS Trust, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham B15 2TH, United Kingdom
    J Card Surg 23:258-9. 2008

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Emergency thoracotomy and major lung resection for penetrating chest trauma: Lessons learnt from a review of three cases
    A Sachithanandan
    Hospital Serdang, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Jalan Puchong, Kajang, Selangor 43000, Malaysia
    Med J Malaysia 68:227-30. 2013
    ..All patients survived to hospital discharge and remained well on follow-up. Indications for an ET and what constitutes the optimal operative management of such patients is discussed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Post-operative immunohistochemical diagnosis of two synchronous primary non-small cell lung cancers in a single lobe
    A Sachithanandan
    Hospital Serdang, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Selangor, Malaysia
    Med J Malaysia 68:175-6. 2013
    ..We report a rare case of two synchronous primary NSCLCs diagnosed post operatively following pathological examination of the resected lobe, highlighting the value of IHC and discuss the management of such patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint Contemporary surgical management of advanced end stage emphysema: an evidence based review
    Anand Sachithanandan
    Cardiothoracic Surgery Division, Serdang Hospital, Jalan Puchong, Kajang, Selangor 43000, Malaysia
    Med J Malaysia 67:253-8. 2012
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Single stage minimally invasive bilateral video assisted thoracoscopic surgery for simultaneous bilateral primary spontaneous pneumothorax
    A Sachithanandan
    Cardiothoracic Surgery Division, Serdang Hospital, Jalan Puchong, Kajang, Selangor 43000, Malaysia
    Med J Malaysia 67:226-7. 2012
    ..The pathogenesis of this rare condition and intra-operative technical considerations for a successful outcome are discussed...
  5. ncbi request reprint The value of a preoperative ventilation-perfusion scan in patient selection for pneumonectomy
    Anand Sachithanandan
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, Bordersley Green East, Birmingham B9 5SS, UK
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 6:561-2. 2007
    ..This case highlights the fact that clinical acumen rather than a strict adherence to established guidelines is vital in the assessment of lung cancer patients awaiting potentially curative surgery...
  6. ncbi request reprint Haemothorax with posterior chest wall flail segment due to traumatic spinal cord transection
    Anand Sachithanandan
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham B15 2TH, UK
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 29:604. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Bilateral isolated coronary ostial stenosis following mediastinal irradiation
    Anand Sachithanandan
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 12:78-80. 2004
    ..She underwent urgent coronary artery bypass grafting and has remained well for 3 years...
  8. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous splenic rupture in atypical (Philadelphia chromosome negative) chronic myeloid leukaemia following blastic crisis
    A Sachithanandan
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast BT12 6BA
    Ir Med J 96:181-2. 2003
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Malignant internal mammary lymph nodes during mobilization of the internal mammary artery
    Anand Sachithanandan
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast BT12 6BA, UK
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 22:847-8. 2002
    ..Once a diagnosis of malignancy is established, meticulous exhaustive investigation may be indicated to identify the primary lesion and definitive treatment instituted if appropriate...
  10. doi request reprint Idiopathic primary chylopericardium with associated chylothorax following coronary artery surgery--successful conservative treatment
    Anand Sachithanandan
    Department of Cardio Thoracic Surgery, University Hospital Birmingham NHS Trust, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham B15 2TH, United Kingdom
    J Card Surg 23:258-9. 2008
    ..Complete resolution occurred 2 weeks later with adequate drainage and institution of total parenteral nutrition avoiding further surgery. We discuss the etiology and management of this rare complication following coronary surgery...
  11. ncbi request reprint Diffuse coronary artery disease and dystrophic calcification of the radial artery--is there an association?
    Balaji Badmanaban
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast, Northern Ireland
    J Card Surg 21:98-100; discussion 101. 2006
    ..Diffuse CAD may reflect calcific disease in the RA. Suitability of a calcified RA as a conduit for CABG depends on long-term patency, which requires further evaluation...
  12. ncbi request reprint Massive pulmonary embolism due to late-onset heparin-induced thrombocytopenia following coronary artery bypass graft surgery: successful treatment with lepirudin
    Balaji Badmanaban
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
    J Card Surg 18:316-8. 2003
    ..We describe a case of delayed onset HIT with resulting massive pulmonary embolism postcardiac surgery that was successfully managed with lepirudin...