Research & Publications

  • Thesis: A comparative study of the treatment of chronic subdural hematoma-Burr hole drainage versus continuous closed drainage.
  • Thesis: Cranio-vertebral junction anomaly with hind brain herniation and syringomyelia – a retrospective study.
     
  • Thesis: Postoperative pulmonary infection after abdominal surgery.
     
  • CPP based management of severely head injured patients using "Indigenous poor man's ICP monitoring" system.
  • Standardization of Indigenous technique: "Mini Craniotomy" in SDH.
  • Cost-effective localisation technique by using "Craniomaper" (low-cost Neuro Navigation) during craniotomy.
  • "Awake Craniotomy": Tenants & Technical Nuance!
  • Continuous BIS monitoring in Severely Head injured patients: Can it conjunct GCS?
  • Steroid as Cerebral decongestant in acute traumatic brain injury: Can we alter the myth?
  • Supra Orbital "Key Hole Craniotomy" for anterior skull base pathology - Our experience in terms of feasibility & cosmetic outcome.
  • Crush Cytology - A rapid & cost-effective mode for confirmation of pathological lesion during intraoperative period in a Neuro operating suit.
  • Custom-made "Syringe Neuro-port" guided surgery for deep seated brain lesion.
  • Complex spinal stabilization with dynamic state preservation: A Single Centre Trial.
  • Future Project: Brain pace maker (DBS) – rationalization and cost effectiveness assessment.
  • Future Project: Stem cell therapy for neuro degenerative & neuro trauma cases.
  • Future Project: Feasibility of CANE (Computer Assisted Neuro-Endocscopy) in brain surgery.
  • Future Project: Programmable CSF shunt - how best we can program for a functional life.
  • Future Project: rTPA based thrombolysis in acute stroke (ischaemic and IVH).
  • Article
    Shameem Ahmed, Shabbir Khan, Deepak Agrawal, BS Sharma. Outcome in Head Injured patients: Experience at a level 1 Trauma Centre. Indian Journal of Neurotrauma. 2009; Vol. 6, No. 2; pp. 119-122.
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    Deepak Kumar Gupta, Shameem Ahmed, Kanwaljeet Garg, AK Mahapatra. Regrowth of Septal Spur in split cord malformation. Paediatric Neurosurgery. 2010; 46:242–244.
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    Deepak Gupta, Shameem Ahmed, Ashok Kumar Mahapatra. Portable Mobile CT in neurotrauma ICU - usefulness as a bedside intracranial morphological monitoring tool. Journal of Paediatric Neurosciences. 2010; 5:173-81.
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    Shameem Ahmed, Deepak Agrawal, SS Kale, AK Mahapatra. A comparative study of the treatment of chronic subdural hematoma - Burr hole drainage versus continuous closed drainage. Indian Journal of Neurotrauma. 2011, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 17-24.
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    Shameem Ahmed, Basanta Baishya, Zakir Hussain, Rajesh Barooah, Panchanon Deori Bharali, Anshuman, Naba Borah, Mrinal Bhuyan, Poran Barman. Pediatric head injury—an initial experience. Childs Nervous System. 2011, 27:1751–1850.
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    Ashutosh Khandelwal, Shameem Ahmed, Ashok Kumar Mahapatra. Suspected child abuse - Image in Neurosurgery. Pan Arab Journal of Neurosurgery. 2011; 15:102.
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    Priyam Saikia, Anulekha Chakrabartty, Shameem Ahmed. Successful use of dexmedetomidine as an adjunct to multimodal analgesic regimen in a postoperative ventilated patient following transoral odontoidectomy. Indian Journal of Neuro Surgery. 2014; Volume 3, 1 : 60-61.
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    Shameem Ahmed, Siba Prasad Paul. At a Glance: Head Injuries in Children. Journal of Family Health Care. 2014, Vol 24 No 4.
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    Shameem Ahmed, Siba Prasad Paul. Intramedullary spinal neurocysticercosis treated successfully with medical therapy. J Egypt Soc Parasitol. 2014 Dec; 44(3):661-4.
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    Shameem Ahmed, Rupa Thenseen Frank, Siba Prasad Paul. Diagnosing depressed skull fracture in a young child. Nursing Time. 18.02.2015; Vol 111, No 8.
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    Shameem Ahmed, Siba Prasad Paul. Supporting rehabilitation of traumatic brain injury sufferers in the community . Community Practitioner, August 2015.
     
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    Binoy Kumar Singh, Shameem Ahmed, Basanta Kumar Baishya, Zakir Hussain, Rajib Hazarika, Ashim Saikia. Paradigm Shift in Management Strategies of Craniocerebral Missile Injuries Improving Survival Rates and Functional Outcome Score. Indian Journal of Neurotrauma. 12(01): 053-061, 2015.
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    Paul SP, Ahmed S. Painless Loss of Vision as The First Presentation of Undiagnosed Neurofibromatosis 1 in A Child. Iran J Child Neurol. Autumn 2015; 9(4):58-60.
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    Deepak Agrawal, S Ahmed, S Khan, D Gupta, S Sinha, GD Satyarthee. Outcome in 2068 patients of head injury: Experience at a level 1 trauma centre in India. Asian J Neurosurg. 2016 Apr-Jun; 11(2): 143-145.
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    Shameem Ahmed, Siba Prasad Paul. Hemiplegia in child with Sturge-Weber syndrome following head injury. JCPSP. Aug 2016; Vol 26 (8): 704-706.
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    Hazarika R, Ahmed S, Kudu R, Parua S. Indigenous Intra Cranial Pressure Monitoring System: A Device for Succor. Int J Sci Stud. 2016; 4 (2): 30-33.
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    BK Baishya, Deep Dutta, Shameem Ahmed, Zakir Hussain. Dural arteriovenous fistula presenting with acute Subdural Haematoma: A rare case report. JASA. Volume 23, No. 1; Jan-Apr 2016.
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    Shabbir Khan, Shameem Ahmed, Prakritish Bora. Cerebro spinal trauma. The National Medical Journal of India. Volume 29, Supplement 1; Jul-Aug 2016.
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    Singh BK, Dutta A, Ahmed S, Hussain Z, Hazarika R, Singh B. Traumatic Cerrebral Fungus: Experience from an Institution in North East India. J Neurosci Rural Pract. 2017 Aug; 8(Suppl 1): S37-S43. doi: 10.4103/jnrp.jnrp_10_17.
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    Ahmed S, Paul SP. Chronic Renal Failure Secondary to Unrecognized Neurogenic Bladder in a Child with Myelodysplasia. Iran J Child Neurol. 2017 Spring; 11(2): 78-81.
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    Shameem Ahmed, Deep Dutta. Custom made syringe Neuro port. Apollo Medicine. Jan 2018. [Submitted, awaiting publication]
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    Shameem Ahmed, Siba Prasad Paul. Extra Ocular Cysticercosis Mimicking Orbital Cellulitis. JCPSP. 2018 Aug; Vol 28 (8): 654-55.
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    Shameem Ahmed, Deep Dutta. Cranial Non Missile penetrating brain injury. Apollo Med. 2018 Sep; 15:152-7.
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    Shameem Ahmed, Siba Prasad Paul, Taposh Biswas. Septicaemia, meningitis and bilateral subdural empyema in an infant caused by staph aureus. Mymensingh Medical Journal. 2018 Oct. [Accepted for publication]
  • Presentation
    Civilian Gun shot injuries - experience of 22 cases (A prospective study). Awarded as Best Paper in 17th National Neuro-Trauma conference. Bhubaneswar, 2008.
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    Award paper at Indo-US emergency medicine conference (2008, Mangalore): Multimodel management of gun shot injuries in a level 1 trauma center.
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    Neurotrauma experience on mortality after head injury - Presented paper at Trauma conference 2008, Delhi.
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    Civilian gunshot injuries to head – presented at DNA CON 2009, Delhi.
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    Publication in IJNT 2009 DEC - Out come in Head Injured patients: Experience at a level 1 Trauma Centre.
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    Civilian firearm injuries (A single institutional experience). Selected for presentation at 16th World Congress on Disaster and Emergency Medicine. Canada, May 2009.
  • Poster
    Ventriculomegaly following decompressive craniectomy and its role in respiratory function in severe head injury patients. Selected for poster presentation at WFNS conference in Boston, USA. Aug 2009.
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    Award paper presentation at national Neurotrauma conference 2009 (Jaipur): Outcome in head injured patients.
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    Best Poster award: Outcome in head injured patients - Indian scenario. NSI conference.
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    Poster presentation: Head injury – Indian scenario. DNA Con 2010.
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    Award paper presentation at national Neurotrauma conference 2010 (Chennai) - Portable Mobile CT in Neurotrauma ICU: usefulness as a bed side intracranial morphological monitoring tool.
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    Best Paper award : TRAUMA 2010 – Mobile CT as a bed side monitoring tool.
  • Article
    Publication in e-medinews: Head Injury Update. (07/04/2011)
  • Presentation
    Paediatrics head injury outcome: Initial experience. ISPN Conference . Goa, 2011.
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    Indigenous technique to make poor man ICP monitoring system. Neurocon 2012, New Delhi.
  • Poster
    Poor man's ICP monitoring system: E-poster at AANS Meet at Lousiana, USA 2013.
  • Poster
    Traumatic Brain Fungus. E-poster at WFNS conference 2013, Seoul, Korea.
  • Presentation
    Primary intradiploic meningioma. Neurocon 2013, Mumbai.
  • Presentation
    Primary Intra-osseous Meningioma: An Uncommon Entity. 82 AANS Annual meet, San Francisco, USA.
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    Cranio mapper – a cost effective cerebral localization technique. NSI CON, Chennai 2016.
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    Oral paper on craniomapper for cerebral localization. World Congress of Neurosurgery. Istanbul, 2017.
  • Lecture
    Haemostasis in TBI. Guest faculty lecture at AIIMS Neuro Trauma conference. New Delhi, 2017.
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    Flash presentation on custom-made syringe neuro port. NSI CON 2017, Nagpur.
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    Indigenous subdural ICP monitoring system. Innovation paper under "Make in India" theme during NSICON 2017, Nagpur.
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    Brain Haemorrhage – An Overview. Guest faculty presentation at Silchar Medical College. Jan 2018.
     
  • Presentation
    Oral presentation on Mini-Craniotomy in Management of Recurrent Symptomtic Chronic Subdural Hematoma. National NSI conference (NSI CON). Jaipur, Dec 2018.
  • Book
    Author of Pocket Book "Spine: Back Pain Guide".