Ghassan Sleilaty

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Publications

  1. ncbi Combined coronary surgery and aortic valve replacement after previous right pneumonectomy
    Ghassan Sleilaty
    Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Hotel Dieu de France Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Saint Joseph University, Beirut Lebanon
    J Med Liban 55:101-3. 2007
  2. ncbi [Segmental variations of great saphenous vein diameters in a coronary triple vessel disease population]
    G Sleilaty
    Service de chirurgie cardiovasculaire, Hopital Hotel Dieu de France, Université Saint Joseph, Rue Alfred Naccache, Achrafieh, BP 166830, Beyrouth, Liban
    Ann Cardiol Angeiol (Paris) 56:241-6. 2007
  3. doi Postoperative oral amiodarone versus oral bisoprolol as prophylaxis against atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass graft surgery: a prospective randomized trial
    Ghassan Sleilaty
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Hotel Dieu de France Hospital, Beirut, Lebanon
    Int J Cardiol 137:116-22. 2009
  4. ncbi Images in cardiovascular medicine. Extracardiac unruptured sinus of Valsalva, coronary, and intracranial aneurysms
    Ghassan Sleilaty
    Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Hotel Dieu de France Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Saint Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon
    Circulation 112:e146-7. 2005
  5. doi [A national survey of postoperative pain management in Lebanon]
    S Madi-Jebara
    Departement d Anesthesie Reanimation, Hopital Hotel Dieu de France, rue Adib Ishaac Achrafieh, Beyrouth, Liban
    Ann Fr Anesth Reanim 28:496-500. 2009
  6. doi Is therapy with calcium and vitamin D and parathyroid autotransplantation useful in total thyroidectomy for preventing hypocalcemia?
    Bassam Abboud
    Department of General Surgery, Hotel Dieu de France Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Saint Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon
    Head Neck 30:1148-54; discussion 1154-5. 2008
  7. ncbi Enlarged parathyroid glands discovered in normocalcemic patients during thyroid surgery
    Bassam Abboud
    Department of General Surgery, Hotel Dieu de France Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Saint Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon
    Am J Surg 195:30-3. 2008
  8. ncbi Staged anesthesia for combined carotid and coronary artery revascularization: a different approach
    Samia Madi-Jebara
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Hotel Dieu de France Hospital, Beirut, Lebanon
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 20:803-6. 2006
  9. pmc Safety of thyroidectomy and cervical neck dissection without drains
    Bassam Abboud
    Department of General Surgery, Hotel Dieu de France Hospital, Beirut, Lebanon
    Can J Surg 55:199-203. 2012
  10. doi Is prompt exploratory laparotomy the best attitude for mesenteric ischemia after cardiac surgery?
    Bassam Abboud
    Department of General Surgery, Hotel Dieu de France Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Saint Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 7:1079-83. 2008

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  1. ncbi Combined coronary surgery and aortic valve replacement after previous right pneumonectomy
    Ghassan Sleilaty
    Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Hotel Dieu de France Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Saint Joseph University, Beirut Lebanon
    J Med Liban 55:101-3. 2007
    ..All steps in operative management of this rare condition are discussed...
  2. ncbi [Segmental variations of great saphenous vein diameters in a coronary triple vessel disease population]
    G Sleilaty
    Service de chirurgie cardiovasculaire, Hopital Hotel Dieu de France, Université Saint Joseph, Rue Alfred Naccache, Achrafieh, BP 166830, Beyrouth, Liban
    Ann Cardiol Angeiol (Paris) 56:241-6. 2007
    ..There is little amount of data in the medical literature describing dimensions of this vein. This series describes dimensions of the great saphenous vein in a coronary population and their variations...
  3. doi Postoperative oral amiodarone versus oral bisoprolol as prophylaxis against atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass graft surgery: a prospective randomized trial
    Ghassan Sleilaty
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Hotel Dieu de France Hospital, Beirut, Lebanon
    Int J Cardiol 137:116-22. 2009
    ..Amiodarone and beta blockers are effective as prophylaxis for AF after CABG. The purpose of this study was to compare oral amiodarone versus oral bisoprolol for prevention of AF after CABG...
  4. ncbi Images in cardiovascular medicine. Extracardiac unruptured sinus of Valsalva, coronary, and intracranial aneurysms
    Ghassan Sleilaty
    Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Hotel Dieu de France Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Saint Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon
    Circulation 112:e146-7. 2005
  5. doi [A national survey of postoperative pain management in Lebanon]
    S Madi-Jebara
    Departement d Anesthesie Reanimation, Hopital Hotel Dieu de France, rue Adib Ishaac Achrafieh, Beyrouth, Liban
    Ann Fr Anesth Reanim 28:496-500. 2009
    ..Postoperative pain relief in Lebanon is a public health problem because its coverage is insufficient...
  6. doi Is therapy with calcium and vitamin D and parathyroid autotransplantation useful in total thyroidectomy for preventing hypocalcemia?
    Bassam Abboud
    Department of General Surgery, Hotel Dieu de France Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Saint Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon
    Head Neck 30:1148-54; discussion 1154-5. 2008
    ..Routine calcium and vitamin D administration and routine autotransplantation of parathyroid glands can prevent hypocalcemia after total thyroidectomy...
  7. ncbi Enlarged parathyroid glands discovered in normocalcemic patients during thyroid surgery
    Bassam Abboud
    Department of General Surgery, Hotel Dieu de France Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Saint Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon
    Am J Surg 195:30-3. 2008
    ..This is a retrospective study analyzing data of normocalcemic patients with enlarged parathyroid glands discovered during thyroid surgery and comparing it with data of patients operated on for proved primary hyperparathyroidism...
  8. ncbi Staged anesthesia for combined carotid and coronary artery revascularization: a different approach
    Samia Madi-Jebara
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Hotel Dieu de France Hospital, Beirut, Lebanon
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 20:803-6. 2006
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  9. pmc Safety of thyroidectomy and cervical neck dissection without drains
    Bassam Abboud
    Department of General Surgery, Hotel Dieu de France Hospital, Beirut, Lebanon
    Can J Surg 55:199-203. 2012
    ..Many studies have reported that drainage after thyroidectomy does not decrease the rate of local postoperative complications. We sought to review the safety of thyroidectomy combined with cervical neck dissection (CND) without drainage...
  10. doi Is prompt exploratory laparotomy the best attitude for mesenteric ischemia after cardiac surgery?
    Bassam Abboud
    Department of General Surgery, Hotel Dieu de France Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Saint Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 7:1079-83. 2008
    ..Diagnostic tools and timely laparotomy still need to be optimized. Low threshold-based strategy for prompt surgical intervention is efficient for both diagnosis and treatment...
  11. doi Myocardial extraction of intracellular magnesium and atrial fibrillation after coronary surgery
    Tony E Abdel-Massih
    Department of Cardiology, Hotel Dieu de France Hospital, Achrafieh, Beirut, Lebanon
    Int J Cardiol 160:114-8. 2012
    ..The current trial aims to elucidate whether the incidence of atrial fibrillation following CABG is affected by the preoperative rate of myocardial extraction of magnesium...
  12. ncbi Cervical neck dissection without drains in well-differentiated thyroid carcinoma
    Bassam Abboud
    Department of General Surgery, Hotel Dieu de France Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Saint Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon
    Am Surg 77:1624-8. 2011
    ..Patients from Groups 1 and 2 had no increased perioperative local complications or length of stay as compared with Group 3. Cervical neck dissection and thyroidectomy without drains is safe and effective in the treatment of WDTC...
  13. doi Comparison of central venous to mixed venous oxygen saturation in patients with low cardiac index and filling pressures after coronary artery surgery
    Alexandre Yazigi
    Department of Anesthesia and Surgical Intensive Care, Hotel Dieu de France Hospital, Saint Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 22:77-83. 2008
    ..To evaluate the correlation and agreement between mixed venous oxygen saturation (SvO(2)) and central venous oxygen saturation (ScvO(2)) in patients with low cardiac index and filling pressures after coronary artery surgery...
  14. ncbi Are papillary microcarcinomas of the thyroid gland revealed by cervical adenopathy more aggressive?
    Bassam Abboud
    Department of General Surgery, Hotel Dieu de France Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Saint Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon
    Am Surg 76:306-11. 2010
    ..They must be considered as papillary thyroid cancers and managed by total/near-total thyroidectomy with bilateral lymph node exploration followed by RAI therapy and suppressive L-thyroxine doses...
  15. doi Ultrasonography: highly accuracy technique for preoperative localization of parathyroid adenoma
    Bassam Abboud
    Department of General Surgery, Hotel Dieu de France Hospital, Saint Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon
    Laryngoscope 118:1574-8. 2008
    ..This study evaluates the accuracy of ultrasonography in guided unilateral parathyroidectomy to treat primary hyperparathyroidism...
  16. pmc Prediction of the survival and functional ability of severe stroke patients after ICU therapeutic intervention
    Moussa Riachy
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Hotel Dieu de France, Beirut, Lebanon
    BMC Neurol 8:24. 2008
    ..This study evaluated the benefits and impact of ICU therapeutic interventions on the survival and functional ability of severe cerebrovascular accident (CVA) patients...
  17. doi Morbidity and mortality of thyroidectomy for substernal goiter
    Bassam Abboud
    Department of General Surgery, Hotel Dieu de France Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Saint Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon
    Head Neck 32:744-9. 2010
    ..Our objective was to evaluate morbidity and mortality of thyroidectomy in substernal goiters and identify patients at risk for these events...
  18. ncbi Prevention of hypotension after spinal anesthesia for cesarean section: 6% hydroxyethyl starch 130/0.4 (Voluven) versus lactated Ringer's solution
    Samia Madi-Jebara
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, CHU Hôtel Dieu de France Hospital, Beirut, Lebanon
    J Med Liban 56:203-7. 2008
    ..The aim of this study is to compare the efficacy of HES 130/0.4, a new hydroxyethyl starch, to lactated Ringer's solution (LR) in the prevention of hypotension after spinal anesthesia for cesarean section (CS)...
  19. ncbi [Orofacial and hearing specific problems among 340 wind instrumentalists in Lebanon]
    Mona Sayegh Ghoussoub
    Faculte de Medecine Dentaire, Université Libanaise, Beyrouth, Liban
    J Med Liban 56:159-67. 2008
    ..The aim of this study is to detect the problems related to wind instruments in order to determine the contributing factors...
  20. ncbi The accuracy of non-invasive nasal capnography in morbidly obese patients after bariatric surgery
    Alexandre Yazigi
    Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Hotel Dieu de France Hospital, School of Medicine, Saint Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon
    Middle East J Anesthesiol 19:483-94. 2007
    ..to assess the accuracy of nasal capnography for the monitoring of ventilation in extubated morbidly obese patients, following bariatric surgery...
  21. ncbi Prevalence and risk factors for primary hyperparathyroidism in hyperthyroid patients
    Bassam Abboud
    Department of General and Endocrine Surgery, Hotel Dieu de France Hospital, Alfred Naccache Street, Beirut Lebanon
    Head Neck 28:420-6. 2006
    ..Coexistence of hyperthyroidism and primary hyperparathyroidism may be more prevalent than previously recognized. We report 13 cases of concomitant occurrence of both diseases to estimate their combined prevalence and its factors...
  22. ncbi Careful examination of thyroid specimen intraoperatively to reduce incidence of inadvertent parathyroidectomy during thyroid surgery
    Bassam Abboud
    Department of General Surgery, Hotel Dieu de France Hospital, Alfred Naccache Street, Beirut, Lebanon
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 133:1105-10. 2007
    ..To assess the incidence and clinical relevance of inadvertent parathyroidectomy during thyroidectomy, and the possibility of reducing its occurrence...
  23. ncbi Gastric incarceration and perforation following posttraumatic diaphragmatic hernia: case report and review of the literature
    Bassam Abboud
    Department of General Surgery, Hotel Dieu de France Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Saint Joseph University Beirut, Lebanon
    J Med Liban 55:104-7. 2007
    ..The aim of this study is to report a case of gastro-pleural fistula in a patient with traumatic diaphragmatic hernia...
  24. ncbi [Surgical wound infection in cardiac surgery. A prospective multidisciplinary study]
    Paul Achouh
    Service de chirurgie thoracique et cardio vasculaire, Hotel Dieu de France, Beyrouth, Liban
    J Med Liban 50:138-43. 2002
    ..The incidence of surgical wound infections was 5.5%. Body mass index > 25 and extensive surgical saphenous dissection in the lower extremities were the only two factors found to show as statistical significance...
  25. ncbi [Thoracic epidural and intrathecal analgesia have similar effects on pain relief and respiratory function after thoracic surgery]
    Samia Madi-Jebara
    Departement d Anesthesie Reanimation, Hopital Hotel Dieu de France, Beyrouth, Liban
    Can J Anaesth 52:710-6. 2005
    ..To compare in a prospective randomized trial the effects of thoracic epidural infusions of fentanyl (F) and bupivacaine (B) to intrathecal morphine (M) and sufentanil (S) on analgesia and respiratory function following thoracotomy...
  26. ncbi Interventions in heart and thyroid surgery: can they be safely combined?
    Bassam Abboud
    Department of General and Endocrine Surgery, Hotel Dieu deFrance Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Saint Joseph University, Alfred Naccache Street, Beirut, Lebanon
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 24:712-5. 2003
    ..Thyroid diseases are relatively common problems in patients with cardiac disease. The aim of this study was to evaluate the feasibility of combined interventions in heart and thyroid surgery...
  27. ncbi Intrathyroid parathyroid adenoma in primary hyperparathyroidism: can it be predicted preoperatively?
    Bassam Abboud
    Department of General Surgery, Hotel Dieu de France Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Saint Joseph University, Alfred Naccache Street, Beirut, Lebanon
    World J Surg 31:817-23. 2007
    ..The role of cervical ultrasonography (US)-guided surgery for intrathyroid parathyroid adenoma in primary hyperparathyroidism is rarely reported. The aim of this study was to elucidate the role of cervical US in identifying this entity...
  28. ncbi [Risk factors of permanent functional limitations on 210 hemodialysed patients]
    Khalil Ghoussoub
    CHU Hôtel Dieu de France, Beyrouth, Liban
    J Med Liban 57:237-42. 2009
    ..The aim of the study is to identify risk factors that can worsen the disability in chronic hemodialysis patients...
  29. ncbi [Musculo-skeletal problems among Lebanese dental surgeons. Occurrence and risk factors]
    Mona Sayegh Ghoussoub
    Faculte de Medecine Dentaire, Université Libanaise, Beyrouth, Liban
    J Med Liban 53:21-7. 2005
    ..Search of factors influencing the occurrence of musculoskelettal problems (MSP) among Lebanese dental surgeons...
  30. ncbi Clinical teachers as role models: perceptions of interns and residents in a Lebanese medical school
    Alexandre Yazigi
    Department of Medical Education, Saint Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon
    Med Educ 40:654-61. 2006
    ..To identify the characteristics and learning impact of role models as perceived by interns and residents in an Arabic Middle Eastern country, Lebanon...
  31. ncbi Gastric pneumatosis as a manifestation of ischemic infarction of the stomach. Report of a case and review of the literature
    Bassam Abboud
    From the Department of General Surgery, Hotel Dieu de France Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Saint Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon
    J Med Liban 54:217-20. 2006
    ..Gastric pneumatosis is a very rare entity, and of the hollow viscera, the stomach is the least often reported site for intramural gas...
  32. ncbi [Unusual cause of hypogastric mass in men]
    Bassam Abboud
    Departement de Chirurgie Generale, Hotel Dieu de France, Faculte de Medecine, Université Saint Josep, Beyrouth, Liban
    Presse Med 36:1329-30. 2007
  33. ncbi Intrathoracic transverse colon and small bowel infarction in a patient with traumatic diaphragmatic hernia. Case report and review of the literature
    Bassam Abboud
    Department of General Surgery, Hotel Dieu de France Hospital, Alfred Naccache Street, Beirut, Lebanon
    J Med Liban 52:168-70. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to report a case of intrathoracic infarction of transverse colon and two meters of small bowel in a patient with traumatic diaphragmatic hernia...
  34. ncbi Existence and anatomic distribution of double parathyroid adenoma
    Bassam Abboud
    Department of General Surgery, Hotel Dieu de France Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Saint Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon
    Laryngoscope 115:1128-31. 2005
    ..This study was conducted to evaluate the clinical significance and anatomic distribution of parathyroid double adenomas...
  35. ncbi [Prospective study about predictive factors of bed sore occurrence in a university hospital center]
    Khalil Ghoussoub
    Centre hospitalier universitaire Hôtel Dieu de France, Beyrouth, Liban
    J Med Liban 59:75-9. 2011
    ..The aims of the study are to search the correlation between risk factors and occurrence of bed sores in a university hospital center...
  36. ncbi Gadolinium-enhanced coronary angiography in patients with impaired renal function
    Antoine Sarkis
    Department of Cardiology, Hotel Dieu de France, Saint Joseph University, Rue Adib Ishac, Beirut, Lebanon
    Am J Cardiol 91:974-5, A4. 2003