Surajit Sinha

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The national health-care agenda in relation to negative pressure wound therapy
    Surajit Sinha
    Torbay Hospital, Torquay
    Br J Community Nurs . 2013
  2. doi request reprint Emergency endovascular repair of iatrogenic aortocaval fistula: a rare complication of laparoscopic surgery
    Surajit Sinha
    Department of General Surgery, Torbay Hospital, Torquay, UK
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 22:e159-60. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Outcome of day-case inguinal hernia in elderly patients: how safe is it?
    Surajit Sinha
    Department of General Surgery, Torbay Hospital, Newton Road, Torquay, TQ2 7AA, UK
    Hernia 11:253-6. 2007
  4. pmc The impact of patient-controlled analgesia on laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    S Sinha
    Department of General Surgery, Torbay Hospital, Torquay, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 89:374-8. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Recurrent haemarthrosis of knee joint due to arterio-venous malformation of the superficial femoral artery
    S Sinha
    Royal Glamorgan Hospital, Ynys Maerdy, Liantrisant
    Surgeon 5:313-5. 2007
  6. pmc Recent changes in the management of blunt splenic injury: effect on splenic trauma patients and hospital implications
    S Sinha
    Department of Surgery, Royal Glamorgan Hospital, Ynysmaerdy, Llantrisant, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 90:109-12. 2008
  7. pmc Patients' attitude towards the use of a chaperone in breast examination
    S Sinha
    The Breast Unit, Royal Glamorgan Hospital, Ynysmaerdy, Llantrisant, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 91:46-9. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Use of a chaperone during breast examination: the attitude and practice of consultant breast surgeons in the United Kingdom
    S Sinha
    The Breast Unit, Royal Glamorgan Hospital, Ynysmaerdy, Llantrisant, CF72 8XR
    Scott Med J 55:24-6. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Use of abbreviations by healthcare professionals: what is the way forward?
    S Sinha
    Department of Surgery, Torbay Hospital, Torquay TQ2 7AA, UK
    Postgrad Med J 87:450-2. 2011
  10. pmc Papillary carcinoma in a male breast cyst: a diagnostic challenge
    S Sinha
    Department of General Surgery, Torbay Hospital, Torquay, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 88:W3-5. 2006

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Publications30

  1. ncbi request reprint The national health-care agenda in relation to negative pressure wound therapy
    Surajit Sinha
    Torbay Hospital, Torquay
    Br J Community Nurs . 2013
    ..However, it must be acknowledged that the type and quality of studies are mixed. Further evidence is required to justify the use of NPWT in chronic wounds in the primary and secondary health-care setting...
  2. doi request reprint Emergency endovascular repair of iatrogenic aortocaval fistula: a rare complication of laparoscopic surgery
    Surajit Sinha
    Department of General Surgery, Torbay Hospital, Torquay, UK
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 22:e159-60. 2012
    ..It was diagnosed with an x-ray computed tomography and successfully managed with an endovascular-covered stent graft by excluding the fistula. A follow-up computed tomography scan at 3 months did not show any recurrence...
  3. ncbi request reprint Outcome of day-case inguinal hernia in elderly patients: how safe is it?
    Surajit Sinha
    Department of General Surgery, Torbay Hospital, Newton Road, Torquay, TQ2 7AA, UK
    Hernia 11:253-6. 2007
    ..Inguinal hernia repair is well established as a day-case procedure but little is reported about the outcome for elderly patients...
  4. pmc The impact of patient-controlled analgesia on laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    S Sinha
    Department of General Surgery, Torbay Hospital, Torquay, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 89:374-8. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the impact of opioid patient-controlled analgesia (PCA) on elective laparoscopic cholecystectomy...
  5. ncbi request reprint Recurrent haemarthrosis of knee joint due to arterio-venous malformation of the superficial femoral artery
    S Sinha
    Royal Glamorgan Hospital, Ynys Maerdy, Liantrisant
    Surgeon 5:313-5. 2007
    ..Vascular malformations in patients with recurrent haemarthrosis without previous history of operation and a normal bleeding and clotting screen, should be considered a possible cause...
  6. pmc Recent changes in the management of blunt splenic injury: effect on splenic trauma patients and hospital implications
    S Sinha
    Department of Surgery, Royal Glamorgan Hospital, Ynysmaerdy, Llantrisant, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 90:109-12. 2008
    ..A retrospective study was performed to identify the effect of this changed policy on splenic trauma patients and its implications...
  7. pmc Patients' attitude towards the use of a chaperone in breast examination
    S Sinha
    The Breast Unit, Royal Glamorgan Hospital, Ynysmaerdy, Llantrisant, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 91:46-9. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the attitude and the preferences of patients towards the use of a chaperone during breast examination...
  8. ncbi request reprint Use of a chaperone during breast examination: the attitude and practice of consultant breast surgeons in the United Kingdom
    S Sinha
    The Breast Unit, Royal Glamorgan Hospital, Ynysmaerdy, Llantrisant, CF72 8XR
    Scott Med J 55:24-6. 2010
    ..We have undertaken a questionnaire survey of practicing consultant breast surgeons in the U.K. regarding the use of a chaperone during breast examination...
  9. doi request reprint Use of abbreviations by healthcare professionals: what is the way forward?
    S Sinha
    Department of Surgery, Torbay Hospital, Torquay TQ2 7AA, UK
    Postgrad Med J 87:450-2. 2011
    ..To assess the understanding of commonly used abbreviations in the medical records among healthcare professionals...
  10. pmc Papillary carcinoma in a male breast cyst: a diagnostic challenge
    S Sinha
    Department of General Surgery, Torbay Hospital, Torquay, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 88:W3-5. 2006
    ..Ultrasonography showed a cystic lesion and aspiration revealed blood-stained fluid with suspicion of malignancy. Excisional biopsy was necessary to confirm the diagnosis and also indicated that local treatment was adequate...
  11. doi request reprint Survivorship of the bio-action metatarsophalangeal joint arthroplasty for hallux rigidus: 5-year follow-up
    S Sinha
    SPR, Maidstone Hospital, Kent, United Kingdom
    Foot Ankle Surg 16:25-7. 2010
    ..Metatarsophalangeal joint arthroplasty is an accepted treatment for hallux rigidus. There are few reports of the long-term results of this procedure...
  12. ncbi request reprint Continuing medical education on antiretroviral therapy in HIV/AIDS in India: needs assessment and impact on clinicians and allied health personnel
    S K Kabra
    Department of Paediatrics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi 110029, India
    Natl Med J India 22:257-60. 2009
    ..Over a 2-year period, 2005-2007, 3 CME programmes for ART were conducted for physicians and a fourth (predominantly) for paediatricians...
  13. ncbi request reprint Obstetricians' attitudes towards 'isolated' oligohydramnios at term
    D Elsandabesee
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich
    J Obstet Gynaecol 27:574-6. 2007
    ..Emergency caesarean section rates were also higher in the oligohydramnios group (13.5%) than in a low risk group (6%). There was no increased perinatal morbidity when compared with pregnancies managed expectantly...
  14. doi request reprint Erosion and perforation of the biliary tree by plastic biliary endoprostheses
    S Sinha
    Department of Surgery, North Middlesex University Hospital NHS Trust, London, UK
    Endoscopy 42:760-3. 2010
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  15. ncbi request reprint Fatal neuroglycopaenia after accidental use of a glucose 5% solution in a peripheral arterial cannula flush system
    S Sinha
    Intensive Care Unit, The Whittington Hospital NHS Trust, Highgate Hill, Archway, London, UK
    Anaesthesia 62:615-20. 2007
    ..Such a complication has not previously been reported in this context and has particular significance given the increasing use of insulin therapy to maintain normoglycaemia in critically ill patients...
  16. ncbi request reprint Synchronous sporadic carcinoma and primary hyperplasia of the parathyroid glands: A case report and review of the literature
    S Sinha
    Department of General Surgery, Wycombe General Hospital, High Wycombe, Bucks, United Kingdom
    Int J Surg Pathol 14:336-9. 2006
    ..The possibility of malignant change in hyperplastic parathyroid tissue has implications for patient management and follow-up, particularly if tissue is left in situ to maintain hormonal function...
  17. ncbi request reprint Risk of conjunctival contamination in total joint arthroplasty
    B I Singh
    Kent and Canterbury Hospital, Canterbury, UK
    J Hosp Infect 63:275-80. 2006
    ..This study demonstrates that there is a high risk of conjunctival contamination with fat and blood in major total joint arthroplasty. The reported use of appropriate eye and face protection in the UK has been shown to be low (52%)...
  18. ncbi request reprint A new technique for treatment of medial epicondyle fracture with displacement into the elbow joint
    S Sinha
    Department of Orthopaedics, Monklands Hospital, Monkscourt Avenue, Airdrie ML6 OJS, Scotland, UK
    Injury 33:269-70. 2002
  19. ncbi request reprint Cement restriction technique in dynamic hip screw revisions
    A C Campbell
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Monklands Hospital, Monkscourt Avenue, ML6 OJS, Scotland, Airdrie, UK
    Injury 33:739-40. 2002
    ..We recommend the use of a bioresorbable cement restrictor as a simple and effective means to overcome this problem...
  20. ncbi request reprint Flexor sheath dilatation with a Fogarty catheter
    W T Jarvis
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Monklands Hospital, Airdrie, Scotland, UK
    J Hand Surg Br 27:487-8. 2002
    ..The use of a Fogarty catheter to dilate a constricted flexor sheath is described. This relatively atraumatic method of dilating a constricted flexor sheath, may sometimes allow a one-stage rather than a two-stage tendon graft procedure...
  21. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary infections after kidney transplantation: impact of prophylaxis
    S Sinha
    Medwin Hospital, Hyderabad, India
    Transplant Proc 35:287-8. 2003
  22. ncbi request reprint Proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy study of soleus muscle in non-obese healthy and Type 2 diabetic Asian Northern Indian males: high intramyocellular lipid content correlates with excess body fat and abdominal obesity
    A Misra
    Departments of Medicine, Nuclear Magnetic Resonance and Biostatistics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Diabet Med 20:361-7. 2003
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  23. ncbi request reprint Portable lead analyzer to locate source of lead
    A Kuruvilla
    Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore, India
    Indian J Pediatr 71:495-9. 2004
    ..To investigate the sources of lead in the environment in children with elevated blood, with the help of a Field Portable X-Ray Fluorescence Analyzer...
  24. ncbi request reprint Balloon flexor sheathplasty: one-stage grafting at 19 years
    A C Campbell
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Monklands Hospital, Airdrie, ML6 0JS, UK
    Injury 36:84-5. 2005
    ..The scope of this procedure is not yet known and the application after significant delay has not been described. We report a case where balloon flexor sheathplasty allowed return of useful function after an interval of 19 years...
  25. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic third ventriculostomy in post-tubercular meningitic hydrocephalus: a preliminary report
    D Singh
    Department of Neurosurgery, G B Pant Hospital, New Delhi, India
    Minim Invasive Neurosurg 48:47-52. 2005
    ..Obstructive hydrocephalus was present in 54.3 % and 45.7 % had communicating hydrocephalus. The radiological recovery rate was 55.6 %. The outcome with a thin to transparent floor of the third ventricle was 87 %...
  26. ncbi request reprint Role of topical antibiotics in hip surgery. A prospective randomised study
    S Kamath
    Orthopaedics, Leighton Hospital, Crewe, CW1 4QJ, UK
    Injury 36:783-7. 2005
    ..We carried out a randomised prospective trial to study the role of topical chloramphenicol ointment application on postoperative wounds following surgeries for hip fractures...
  27. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of cerebral blood flow by single-photon emission computed tomography in young Asian Indians with hypertension
    S Sinha
    Department of Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    J Hum Hypertens 20:143-8. 2006
    ..These subjects may also be researched as potential candidates for preventive antiplatelet therapy...
  28. ncbi request reprint Chronic sternal osteomyelitis complicating primary manubriosternal septic arthritis
    S Sinha
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Clin Rheumatol 25:934-6. 2006
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  29. ncbi request reprint Vetted access to day case hand surgery
    A C Campbell
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Monklands Hospital, Airdrie, UK
    Int J Clin Pract 60:434-6. 2006
    ..The overall patient acceptability was 90%. This one-visit system not only cuts down on the patients waiting time from initial referral up to surgery but also reduces the number of hospital visits for the patients...
  30. ncbi request reprint Role of 17p13.3 chromosomal region in determining p53 protein immunopositivity in human astrocytic tumors
    C Sarkar
    Department of Pathology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Pathology 32:84-8. 2000
    ..This has great implications in interpreting p53 immunohistochemistry results of biopsies of various tumor types as due to p53 mutations alone. The study thus points to a new molecular correlate for p53 immuno-positivity in tumors...