Publications

BOOKS

Chapters

Upper trunk and breast surgery after massive weight loss
Akhavani MA, Soldin, M

Book entitled: Oxford Text Book of Plastic Surgery
Editor: S.P.Kay, D. Wilks
In Press

The lymphocyte in inflammatory angiogenesis
Paleolog, E and Akhavani MA

Book entitled: “Angiogenesis in Inflammation: Mechanisms and Clinical Correlates” p. 45-57
Editors: M. P. Seed and D. A. Walsh
Publisher: Birkhäuser-Verlag, June 2007

Is there a role for angiogenesis inhibition in rheumatoid arthritis?
Akhavani MA and Paleolog E

Book entitled: “New Research on Angiogenesis Inhibitors” p.23-54
ISBN: 1-60021-473-8,
Publish date: May 2007

JOURNAL ARTICLES

Technical Tip for Proximal Release During Open Carpal Tunnel Release Using a Subcutaneous Pocket
Nikkhah D, Sadr AH, Akhavani MA

Journal of Hand Surgery (Asian-Pacific) Vol. 2016 Jun;
21(2):280-2

Hair Today; Scalped Tomorrow: Massive Subgaleal Haematoma Following Sudden Hair Pulling in an Adolescent in the Absence of Haematological Abnormality or Skull Fracture
Edmondson SJ, Ramman S, Hachach-Haram N, Bisarya K, Fu B, Ong J, Akhavani M

Journal of Craniofacial Surgery 2016 Jul;
27(5):1261-2.

Risk of Thromboembolism Following Body-Contouring Surgery After Massive Weight Loss
Griffin M., Akhavani MA., Muirhead N., Fleming A, Soldin M

Eplasty. 2015 May 22;15:e17. eCollection 2015.

A Review of the Classification of Dupuytren’s disease
Akhavani MA., A McMurtrie, M Webb, L Muir

Journal of Hand Surgery (European) Vol. 2015 Feb;
40(2):155-65

A multicentre, randomized, double-blind trial of the safety and efficacy of mannose-6-phosphate in patients having Zone II flexor tendon repairs
Lees VC, Warwick D, Gillespie P, Brown A, Akhavani M Dewer D, Boyce D, Papanastasiou S, Ragoowansi R, J Wong

Journal of Hand Surgery (European Volume) 2014 Oct 13.
pii: 1753193414553162.

Short Reviews
Akhavani M

Journal of Hand Surgery (European) Vol. 2013 Mar;
38(3):336-9

The use of a template to accurately position the inframammary fold in breast reconstruction
Akhavani M, Sadri A, Ovens L, Floyd D

Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery  – 2011 Oct;
64(10):e259-61

Ulnar Drift in Rheumatoid Hands: The role of muscle hypoxia
Akhavani MA, Paleolog E, Kang NV

Journal of Hand Surgery (American Volume) – 2011 Apr;
36(4):677-85

Microsurgical trainer
Sadri A, Lloyd-Hughes H, Akhavani MA, Floyd D

Annals of The Royal College of Surgeons of England – 2011 Oct;
93(7):557

Striae Ulceration in Iatrogenic Cushing’s Syndrome
Sadr A, Akhavani MA, O’Toole G

Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery – 2010 May;
63(5):e506

Quilting full thickness skin graft in the hand
Akhavani MA, McKinell T, Kang NV

Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery – 2010 Sep;
63(9):1534-7.

Hypoxia upregulates angiogenesis and synovial cell invasiveness in rheumatoid arthritis
Akhavani MA, Madden L, Buysschaert I , Sivakumar B, Kang NV, Paleolog EM

Arthritis Research & Therapy – 2009 May 8;
11(3):R64

Angiogenesis and Plastic Surgery
Akhavani MA, Sivakumar B, Paleolog EM, Kang NV

Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery – 2008;
61(12):1425-37

Synovial Hypoxia as a Cause of Tendon Rupture in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sivakumar B, Akhavani MA, Winlove CP, Taylor PC, Paleolog EM, Kang NV

Journal of Hand Surgery (American Volume) – 2008 Jan;
33(1):49-58.

Attitudes to blood transfusion post arthroplasty surgery in the UK – a nationwide survey
Young SW, Marsh D, Akhavani MA, Walker C, Skinner J

International Orthopaedics – 2008 Jun;
32(3):325-9

Chest wall reconstruction using a turbocharged chimaeric anterolateral thigh flap
Gore S, Akhavani MA, Chana J, Kang N

Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery – 2008;
61(4):438-41

Pioneering research: shaping advances in health care
Akhavani MA, Alexander N, McLaughlin E, Coomer M

Annals of The Royal College of Surgeons of England – 2008;
90:16–1

Gene Expression Studies to Investigate Disease Mechanisms in RA: Does Angiogenesis Play a Role?
Larsen H, Akhavani MA, Raats Y, Paleolog E

Current Rheumatology Review, Volume 3,Number 4 – November 2007.;
p243-251

Circulating endothelial progenitor cells as a link between synovial vascularity and cardiovascular mortality in rheumatoid arthritis
Akhavani MA, Larsen H, Paleolog E

Scandinavian Journal of Rheumatology – 2007 Mar-Apr;
36(2):83-90

Chest wall reconstruction using a Prolene/Hydroxyapatite Paste sandwich
Akhavani MA, Gore S, Kang N

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery – 2007 Feb;
119(2):761-2

The “Hamburger” technique for cartilage grafts in nipple reconstruction
Norton S, Akhavani MA, Kang N

Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery – 2007;
60(8):957-9

The role of hypoxia in rheumatoid hand disease
Akhavani MA, Paleolog E, Kang N

Journal of Hand Surgery (European Volume) Volume 32, Supplement 1 – June 2007;
Page 99

Resuscitation of thermal injuries in the United Kingdom and Ireland
Baker RHJ, Akhavani MA, Jallali N

Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery – 2007 Jun;
60(6):682-5

Acute compartment syndrome of the forearm following intramuscular injection of an anabolic steroid
Akhavani MA, Pacifico MD, Kang NV

Injury Extra, Volume 37, Issue 11 – November 2006,
Pages 407-408

An Unusual Case of Finger Clubbing
Akhavani MA, Sojitra NM, Gateley DR

Radiography, Vol 11 (4) – November 2005;
p284-285

Steam inhalation treatment for croyzal children
Akhavani MA, Baker RHJ

British Journal of General Practice – 2005 Jul;
55(516):557

Prospective randomised clinical trial of intravenous fluid replacement during bowel preparation for surgery
Sanders G, Mercer SJ, Parsey K, Akhavani MA, Hosie K, Lambert AW

British Journal of Surgery – October 2001;
88(10)

Use of heated humidified carbon dioxide insufflations and cytokine responses in laparoscopic surgery using a rodent model
Akhavani MA, Puttick MI, Darzi A

Surgical Research Society Abstracts – British Journal of Surgery – 1998