Shabnam Undre

Summary

Affiliation: Imperial College
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Robot-assisted laparoscopic adrenalectomy: preliminary UK results
    S Undre
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College, London, UK
    BJU Int 93:357-9. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Multidisciplinary crisis simulations: the way forward for training surgical teams
    Shabnam Undre
    Department of Bio Surgery and Surgical Technology, Imperial College and St, Mary s Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    World J Surg 31:1843-53. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Observational teamwork assessment for surgery (OTAS): refinement and application in urological surgery
    Shabnam Undre
    Clinical Safety Research Unit, Department of Bio Surgery and Surgical Technology, Imperial College, 10th Floor, QEQM Building, St Mary s Hospital, London W2 1NY, UK
    World J Surg 31:1373-81. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopy simulators
    Shabnam Undre
    Department of Bio Surgery and Surgical Technology, Imperial College, St Mary s Hospital, London, U K
    J Endourol 21:274-9. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Observational assessment of surgical teamwork: a feasibility study
    Shabnam Undre
    Clinical Safety Research Unit, Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College, University of London, London, UK
    World J Surg 30:1774-83. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Robot-assisted laparoscopic Heller cardiomyotomy: preliminary UK results
    S Undre
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College, St Mary s Hospital, London, UK
    Dig Surg 21:396-400. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint "Pass the ball!" Simultaneous flexible nephroscopy and retrograde intrarenal surgery for large residual upper-pole staghorn stone
    Shabnam Undre
    Department of Urology, St Mary s Hospital, Praed Street, Paddington, London W2 1NY, U K
    J Endourol 18:844-7. 2004
  8. doi request reprint Annoyances, disruptions, and interruptions in surgery: the Disruptions in Surgery Index (DiSI)
    Nick Sevdalis
    Clinical Safety Research Unit, Department of Bio Surgery and Surgical Technology, Imperial College, 10th Floor, QEQM, St Mary s Hospital, South Wharf Road, London, W2 1NY, UK
    World J Surg 32:1643-50. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Observational teamwork assessment for surgery: construct validation with expert versus novice raters
    Nick Sevdalis
    Department of Bio Surgery and Surgical Technology, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
    Ann Surg 249:1047-51. 2009
  10. pmc Surgical crisis management skills training and assessment: a simulation[corrected]-based approach to enhancing operating room performance
    Krishna Moorthy
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College, London, UK
    Ann Surg 244:139-47. 2006

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. ncbi request reprint Robot-assisted laparoscopic adrenalectomy: preliminary UK results
    S Undre
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College, London, UK
    BJU Int 93:357-9. 2004
    ..To describe the results of our first two cases of laparoscopic adrenalectomy using the da Vinci surgical system (Intuitive Surgical, Inc., Mountain View, CA, USA)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Multidisciplinary crisis simulations: the way forward for training surgical teams
    Shabnam Undre
    Department of Bio Surgery and Surgical Technology, Imperial College and St, Mary s Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    World J Surg 31:1843-53. 2007
    ..Recently safety skills training has been applied in the practice of medicine. In this study, we developed and piloted a module using multidisciplinary crisis scenarios in a simulated operating theatre to train entire surgical teams...
  3. ncbi request reprint Observational teamwork assessment for surgery (OTAS): refinement and application in urological surgery
    Shabnam Undre
    Clinical Safety Research Unit, Department of Bio Surgery and Surgical Technology, Imperial College, 10th Floor, QEQM Building, St Mary s Hospital, London W2 1NY, UK
    World J Surg 31:1373-81. 2007
    ..The aim of the research reported here was to extend the assessment to urology procedures...
  4. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopy simulators
    Shabnam Undre
    Department of Bio Surgery and Surgical Technology, Imperial College, St Mary s Hospital, London, U K
    J Endourol 21:274-9. 2007
    ..More collaboration is needed between urologists and simulator companies to produce operation-specific simulated modules for urologic procedures...
  5. ncbi request reprint Observational assessment of surgical teamwork: a feasibility study
    Shabnam Undre
    Clinical Safety Research Unit, Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College, University of London, London, UK
    World J Surg 30:1774-83. 2006
    ..We report the first steps in the development of an observational assessment of teamwork and preliminary findings...
  6. ncbi request reprint Robot-assisted laparoscopic Heller cardiomyotomy: preliminary UK results
    S Undre
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College, St Mary s Hospital, London, UK
    Dig Surg 21:396-400. 2004
    ..We present our initial experience in robot-assisted laparoscopic Heller cardiomyotomy without addition of an antireflux procedure and discuss the relative merits and disadvantages of the procedure...
  7. ncbi request reprint "Pass the ball!" Simultaneous flexible nephroscopy and retrograde intrarenal surgery for large residual upper-pole staghorn stone
    Shabnam Undre
    Department of Urology, St Mary s Hospital, Praed Street, Paddington, London W2 1NY, U K
    J Endourol 18:844-7. 2004
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Annoyances, disruptions, and interruptions in surgery: the Disruptions in Surgery Index (DiSI)
    Nick Sevdalis
    Clinical Safety Research Unit, Department of Bio Surgery and Surgical Technology, Imperial College, 10th Floor, QEQM, St Mary s Hospital, South Wharf Road, London, W2 1NY, UK
    World J Surg 32:1643-50. 2008
    ..Recent studies have investigated disruptions to surgical process via observation. We developed the Disruptions in Surgery Index (DiSI) to assess operating room professionals' self-perceptions of disruptions that affect surgical processes...
  9. doi request reprint Observational teamwork assessment for surgery: construct validation with expert versus novice raters
    Nick Sevdalis
    Department of Bio Surgery and Surgical Technology, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
    Ann Surg 249:1047-51. 2009
    ..To test the construct validity of the Observational Teamwork Assessment for Surgery (OTAS) tool...
  10. pmc Surgical crisis management skills training and assessment: a simulation[corrected]-based approach to enhancing operating room performance
    Krishna Moorthy
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College, London, UK
    Ann Surg 244:139-47. 2006
    ..Our aim was to develop a surgical crisis simulation and evaluate its feasibility, realism, and validity of the measures used to assess performance...
  11. ncbi request reprint The complexity of measuring interprofessional teamwork in the operating theatre
    Andrew N Healey
    Clinical Safety Research Unit, Imperial College, University of London, Department of Bio Surgery and Surgical Technology, St Mary s Hospital, Paddington, London, UK
    J Interprof Care 20:485-95. 2006
    ..The report and analysis serves to inform the researcher or clinician of the issues to consider when designing or choosing from alternative measures of team performance for training or assessment...
  12. ncbi request reprint Development, initial reliability and validity testing of an observational tool for assessing technical skills of operating room nurses
    Nick Sevdalis
    Clinical Safety Research Unit, Department of Bio Surgery and Surgical Technology, Imperial College, 10th Floor, QEQM, St Mary s Hospital, South Wharf Road, London W2 1NY, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 46:1187-93. 2009
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Training junior operative residents in laparoscopic suturing skills is feasible and efficacious
    Rajesh Aggarwal
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College London, UK
    Surgery 139:729-34. 2006
    ..This study evaluates the role of laparoscopic suturing courses in the modern operative training curriculum...
  14. ncbi request reprint Teamwork in the operating theatre: cohesion or confusion?
    Shabnam Undre
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College, London, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 12:182-9. 2006
    ..The aim of the research that we report here was to empirically assess the cohesiveness of the multidisciplinary operating theatre (OT) team...
  15. doi request reprint Reliability of a revised NOTECHS scale for use in surgical teams
    Nick Sevdalis
    Department of Bio Surgery and Surgical Technology, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Am J Surg 196:184-90. 2008
    ..We report a revision of the NOn-TECHnical Skills (NOTECHS) scale of the aviation industry for use in surgery and detailed analysis on its reliability...
  16. doi request reprint Using manual dexterity to predict the quality of the final product in the small bowel anastomosis after a period of training
    Dhalia Masud
    Imperial College London, Academic Surgical Unit, St Mary s Hospital, Paddington, London, UK
    Am J Surg 203:776-81. 2012
    ..Few have described its relevance in predicting the acquisition of surgical techniques. We aim to show whether assessing manual dexterity can predict the quality of the final product after a period of training...
  17. doi request reprint Framework for incorporating simulation into urology training
    Sonal Arora
    Department of Surgery and Cancer, Imperial College London, London, UK
    BJU Int 107:806-10. 2011
    ..A framework is presented for how simulation-based training could be incorporated into the entire urological curriculum...
  18. ncbi request reprint Recording of drug allergies: are we doing enough?
    Anna Radford
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College, St Mary s Hospital, London, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 13:130-7. 2007
    ..To assess the implementation of local and national guidelines concerning documentation of drug/clinical hypersensitivities...
  19. pmc Developing observational measures of performance in surgical teams
    A N Healey
    Imperial College London, Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, 10th Floor QEQM, St Mary s Hospital, Praed Street, Paddington, London W2 1NY, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 13:i33-40. 2004
    ....
  20. pmc The simulated operating theatre: comprehensive training for surgical teams
    R Aggarwal
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College London, 10th Floor, QEQM Building, St Mary s Hospital, Praed Street, London, W2 1NY UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 13:i27-32. 2004
    ..The effect of external influences such as distractions, new technology, or a crisis scenario can also be defined, with the ultimate aim of reducing the number of adverse events arising in the real operating room...
  21. ncbi request reprint Skills training in telerobotic surgery
    J Hance
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College, London, UK
    Int J Med Robot 1:7-12. 2005
    ..Only when the standard of practice is firmly established, should the proliferation of robotic practitioners be encouraged thus ensuring patient safety is not compromised...
  22. pmc Defining the technical skills of teamwork in surgery
    A N Healey
    Clinical Safety Research Unit, Imperial College, University of London, St Mary s Hospital, London W2 1NY, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 15:231-4. 2006
    ..However, the measures employed for enhancing teamwork in training and practice will need to vary in their object of analysis, level of technical specificity, and system scope...
  23. doi request reprint Differences in final product of a bowel anastomosis of male and female novice surgeons
    Dhalia Masud
    Imperial College Academic Surgical unit, St Marys Hospital, Paddington, United Kingdom
    J Surg Educ 68:185-9. 2011
    ..We devised a study to assess objectively the quality of final product of small bowel anastomosis in male and female novice surgeons to explore differences in surgical technical ability...
  24. ncbi request reprint Distraction in the urology operating theatre
    Christopher P Primus
    Clinical Safety Research Unit, Department of Bio Surgery and Surgical Technology, Imperial College London, St Mary s Hospital, Praed Street, Paddington, London, UK
    BJU Int 99:493-4. 2007
  25. ncbi request reprint Assessment of psychomotor skills acquisition during laparoscopic cholecystectomy courses
    Julian Hance
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, St Mary s Hospital, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Am J Surg 190:507-11. 2005
    ..The current study aims to objectively assess psychomotor skills acquisition of trainees attending laparoscopic cholecystectomy courses...
  26. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic task recognition using Hidden Markov Models
    Aristotelis Dosis
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, St Mary s Hospital, Imperial College, London, UK
    Stud Health Technol Inform 111:115-22. 2005
    ..Based on our previous work combining synchronized video and motion analysis we present preliminary results of a HMM laparoscopic task recognizer which aims to model hand manipulations and to identify and recognize simple surgical tasks...
  27. doi request reprint Impact of intraoperative distractions on patient safety: a prospective descriptive study using validated instruments
    Nick Sevdalis
    Department of Surgery and Cancer, St Mary s Hospital, Imperial College London, Wright Fleming Building Room 507 Norfolk Place, London, W2 1PG, UK
    World J Surg 38:751-8. 2014
    ..We tested the hypothesis that intraoperative distractions are associated with deterioration in patient safety checks in the OR...
  28. pmc "An Unusual Urological Tumour": Above the Collar and below the Belt
    Erik K Mayer
    Department of Urology, St Mary s Hospital, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, Praed Street, London W2 1NY, UK
    Case Rep Oncol Med 2012:480826. 2012
    ..We describe a unique case of systemic high-grade B-cell lymphoma with simultaneous cutaneous renal and bladder lesions at presentation...
  29. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the benefit of VR simulation in a multi-media web-based educational tool
    K Moorthy
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College, London, UK
    Stud Health Technol Inform 98:247-52. 2004
    ..Both groups performed better than the controls...
  30. ncbi request reprint Objective evaluation of the effect of noise on the performance of a complex laparoscopic task
    K Moorthy
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College, St Mary s Hospital, London, UK
    Surgery 136:25-30; discussion 31. 2004
    ..Noise in operating rooms has been found to be much higher than the recommended level of 45 dB. The aim of this study was to objectively evaluate the effect of noise and music on the performance of a complex surgical task...
  31. pmc An unusual case of a ureteric hernia into the sciatic foramen causing urinary sepsis: successfully treated laparoscopically
    C Witney-Smith
    Department of Urology, Royal Free Hospital, London, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 89:W10-2. 2007
    ..The presentation was that of a 59-year-old woman with urinary tract sepsis associated with an acute deterioration of renal function. The hernia was successfully repaired laparoscopically...
  32. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous combined use of flexible ureteroscopy and percutaneous nephrolithotomy to reduce the number of access tracts in the management of complex renal calculi
    Charles G Marguet
    Department of Urology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    BJU Int 96:1097-100. 2005
    ....