Publications

I have forty publications between peer-reviewed papers and published abstracts and have presented at least forty papers to scientific societies at a National and International level. Part of this research was included in my PhD.

Book Chapters:

  • Abu-Own A. Compression Therapy. In: Fegan’s book on venous disease. Edited by Shami SK and TR Cheatle.2003; Springler-Verlag
  • Abu-Own A, Sarin S. Compression treatment in venous disease. In: PD Coleridge Smith (Editor), Microcirculation in Venous Disease. Medical Intelligence Unit (R.G. Landes Company), Austin; 1994: 145-173.

Papers:

  • Barker S, .Abu-Own A et al. Integrated care pathways for Vascular surgery. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 1999; sep 18(3): 207-15.
  • Abu-Own A, Onwudike M, Haque KA and Barker SG. Primary inguinal herina repair utilizing the mesh ‘plug’ technique. Ambulatory Surgery 2000; 8: 31-35.
  • Abu-Own A, Coleridge Smith PD. Hand-held Doppler as a screening test in primary varicose veins [letter] Br J Surg 1998 Mar;85(3):424-5.
  • Abu-Own A, Cheatle T, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Effects of intermittent pneumatic compression of the foot on the microcirculatory function in arterial disease. Eur J Vasc Surg 1993; 7: 488-492.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Assessment of intermittent pneumatic compression by strain gauge plethysmography. Phlebology, 1993; 8: 68-71.
  • Sarin S, Shields DA, Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Is the “normal” limb normal in unilateral varicose veins? Phlebology. 1992; 7: 75-77
  • Abu-Own A, Shami SK, Chittenden SJ, Farrah J, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Microangiopathy of the skin and the effect of leg compression in patients with chronic venous insufficiency. J Vasc Surg 1994; 19: 1074-83.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Saphenous vein reflux without incompetence at the sapheno-femoral junction. Br J Surg 1994; 81: 1452-1454.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Effects of leg elevation on the skin microcirculation in chronic venous insufficiency. J Vas Surg 1994; 20: 705-710.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Effects of Compression stockings on the skin microcirculation in chronic venous insufficiency. Phlebology 1995; 10: 5-11.
  • Abu-Own A, Sommerville K, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Effects of compression and type of bed surface on the skin microcirculation of the heel. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 1995: 9: 327-334.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH, Coleridge Smith PD. Investigative methods used to evaluate the effect of pressure: A review. WOUNDS 1993; 5: 220-225.
  • Sarin S, Abu-Own A. Mechanism of action of compression therapy in venous disease- A review. Scope on Phlebology and Lymphology. 1994; 1:(1): 4-6.
  • Abu-Own A.Microangiopathy of the skin and the effect of leg compression in patients with chronic venous insufficiency. Phlebology Digest, 1994. With comment by Professor W Vanscheidt, Germany.
  • Abu-Own A. Ibn-Sina and Kanon of Medicine. The Ibn-Sina Medical Association’s Journal. 1980; 53-54.
  • Abu-Own A. Microangiopathy of the skin and the effect of leg compression in patients with chronic venous insufficiency. Year Book of Vascular Surgery, 1996. Edited by John M Porter. Mosby; 431-4.
  • Abu-Own A et al.. Saphenous vein reflux without incompetence at the saphenofemoral junction. Year Book of Vascular Surgery, 1996. Edited by John M Porter. Mosby; 434.
  • Abu-Own A. Effect of intermittent pneumatic compression on the microcirculation in arterial disease. Year Book of Vascular Surgery, 1995. Edited by John M Porter. Mosby; 268-269.

Published Abstracts:

  • Abu-Own A, Cheatle TR, Farah J and Shami SK. Suggested preoperative classification for recurrent Varicose veins (VVs) and operative approach (Abstract book of UIP Symposium, Rome Sep 2001)
  • Abu-Own A, Sachs R, Louden C, Linnard D, et al. Vascular Surgical Society of Great Britain and Ireland: Integrated care pathways for vascular surgery Br J Surg 1999 May;86(5):703.
  • Abu-Own A…Barker SG. Inguinal Herina repair by the mesh ‘plug’ technique. Ambulatory Surgery. 7:( supplement 1):S40. 3rd International Congress on Ambulatory Surgery Venice (Italy) April 1999.
  • Singh-Ranger R, Abu-own A, Adiseshia M. Concomitant coronary artery disease and AAA – Timing of endovascular repair. 8th International Endovasvcular Symposium (1989) Sydney. Australia. 13-15 dec 1998.
  • Singh-Ranger R, Abu-own A, Adiseshia M. Timing of endovascular aneurysm repair in concomitant coronary artery disease and AAA – Malmo Intenational Symposium on critical issues in endovascular grafting Jan 29-30th 1998.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. 1992. The effects of leg compression on the microcirculation. Int J Microcirc: Clin Exp. 1992; 11(Suppl.1):108.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. 1992. Effects of the impulse foot pump on the microcirculation in arterial disease. Int J Microcirc: Clin Exp. 1992; 11(Suppl.1):27.
  • Abu-Own A, Chittenden SJ, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. 1992. Leg compression increases blood cell velocity in venous disease. Phlebologie 92; 1: 101.
  • Abu-Own A, Shami SK, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. 1992. Effects of leg compression on the microcirculation in venous disease. Phlebology. 1992; 7:127-128.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Leg compression increases microcirculatory flow velocity. J Dermatol Surg Oncol 1993; 19:55.
  • Abu-Own A. Hemodynamic effects of intermittent pneumatic compression. J Dermatol Surg Oncol 1993; 19:58.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Microangiopathy of the skin in chronic venous insufficiency. Br J Surg 1993; 80:665.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Effect of intermittent pneumatic compression of the foot on the microcirculation in arterial disease. Br J Surg 1993; 80:666.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Assessment of the venoarteriolar reflex in chronic venous insufficiency by laser Doppler fluxmetry. Phlebology. 1993; 8: 44.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Assessment of microangiopathy of the skin in chronic venous insufficiency by laser Doppler fluxmetry. J Vasc Surg. 1993; 17: 429-430.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Leg compression and microcirculation. Br J Surg 1993; 80(Suppl.):108.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Saphenous vein reflux without incompetence of the saphenofemoral or saphenopopliteal junction. Br J Surg 1994; 81: 609.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Effects of compression stockings on the skin microcirculation in chronic venous insufficiency. Br J Surg 1994; 81: 766.
  • Abu-Own A, Shami SK, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Leg elevation increases blood cell velocity in chronic venous insufficiency. Br J Surg 1994; 81: 767.
  • Abu-Own A, Shami SK, Chittenden SJ, Farrah J, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Microangiopathy of the skin and the effect of leg compression in patients with chronic venous insufficiency. Phlebology Digest 1995; 7 (2).
  • Abu-Own A, Sommerville K, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Assessment of the effects of the footpump and TED stockings using duplex ultrasound imaging. Dermatol Surg 1995; 21: 96.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Assessment of the effects of the footpump and graduated elastic compression stockings. Phlebology 95 1:226.
  • Abu-Own A, Sommerville K, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Effects of compression on the microcirculation of the heel. Phlebology 95 2:714.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Saphenous vein reflux without incompetence at the saphenofemoral junction. Phlebology Digest 1995; 7: 15-16.

PAPERS PRESENTED TO SCIENTIFIC SOCIETIES:

(1st author presentations only)

  • Abu-Own A, Cheatle TR, Farah J and Shami SK. Suggested preoperative classification for recurrent Varicose veins (VVs) and operative approach (presented at the International Union of Phlebology Congress, Rome Sep 2001)
  • Abu-Own A…Barker SG. Inguinal Herina repair by the mesh ‘plug’ technique. 3rd International Congress on Ambulatory Surgery Venice (Italy) April 1999.
  • Abu-Own A…Barker SG. Inguinal Herina repair by the mesh ‘plug’ technique. 10th Annual Scientific meeting of the British Association of Day Surgery. 3,4,5th June 1999.
  • Abu-Own A, Sommerville K, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Assessment of the effects of the footpump and TED stockings using duplex ultrasound imaging presented at the International Union of Phlebology meeting in Sydney September 1998.
  • Abu-Own A, Sachs R, Louden C, Linnard D, Buckland J, and Murphy Barker S G. Integrated Care Pathways for Vascular Surgery. VSS Nov 98 Hull.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Can the Impulse footpump reverse the fall in laser Doppler flux on dependency in arterial disease? Angiology Forum of the Royal Society of Medicine, London, 1992.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Leg Compression increases blood cell velocity. Angiology Forum of the Royal Society of Medicine, London, 1992.
  • Abu-Own A, Shami SK, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Effects of leg compression on the microcirculation in venous disease. Venous Forum of the Royal Society of Medicine, Bournemouth, 1992.
  • Abu-Own A, Chittenden SJ, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Leg compression increases blood cell velocity in venous disease. XI World Congress- Union Internationale de Phlebologie– Montreal, 1992.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. The effects of leg compression on the microcirculation. 17th European Conference on Microcirculation, London, July 1992.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. July 1992. Effects of the impulse foot pump on the microcirculation in arterial disease. 17th European Conference on Microcirculation, London, 1992.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Assessment of the venoarteriolar reflex in chronic venous insifficiency by laser Doppler fluxmetry. Venous Forum of the Royal Society of Medicine, London, October, 1992.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Microangiopathy of the skin in chronic venous insufficiency. Surgical Research Society, Charing Cross Hospital, London, Jan 1993
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Effect of intermittent pneumatic compression of the foot on the microcirculation in arterial disease. Surgical Research Society, Charing Cross Hospital, London, 1993.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Assessment of microangiopathy of the skin in chronic venous insufficiency by laser Doppler fluxmetry. American Venous Forum. , Florida, USA, 1993.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Leg compression increases microcirculatory flow velocity. Sixth Annual Congress of the North American Society of Phlebology, Florida, February, 1993.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Hemodynamic effects of intermittent pneumatic compression. 6th Annual Congress of the North American Society of Phlebology, Florida, February, 1993.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Effects of compression stockings on the skin microcirculation. British Microcirculation Society, UCL, 1993
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Effects of compression stockings on the skin microcirculation. 5th Anglo-French Meeting, Deauville, May 1993.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Effects of intermittent pneumatic leg compression on foot volume. European Congress of the International Union of Phlebology – Budapest, September 1993.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Leg compression and the microcirculation. Eurosurgery 93. London, 1993.
  • Abu-Own A, Shami SK, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Leg elevation increases blood cell velocity in chronic venous insufficiency. The International Union of Angiology (European Chapter), Beaune, France, 7-8 October 1993.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Saphenous vein reflux without sapheno-femoral or sapheno-popliteal junction incompetence. Annual conference of the Vascular Surgical Society of Great Britain and Ireland. Manchester, 1993.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Saphenous vein reflux without sapheno-femoral junction incompetence. Venous Forum of the Royal Society of Medicine, London, December, 1993.
  • Abu-Own A, Shami SK, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Leg elevation increases blood cell velocity in chronic venous insufficiency. Venous Forum of the Royal Society of Medicine, London, December, 1993.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Effects of compression stockings on the skin microcirculation in chronic venous insufficiency. Surgical Research Society, Guy’s Hospital, London, Jan 1994.
  • Abu-Own A, Shami SK, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Leg elevation increases blood cell velocity in chronic venous insufficiency. Surgical Research Society, Guy’s Hospital, London, Jan 1994.
  • Abu-Own A, Shami SK, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Effect of leg elevation on the skin microcirculation in chronic venous insufficiency. 6th Annual Meeting of the American Venous Forum, Hawaii, USA, 1994.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Saphenous vein reflux without sapheno-femoral or sapheno-popliteal junction incompetence. 7th Annual Congress of the North American Society of Phleboogy. Hawaii, USA, 1994.
  • Abu-Own A, Shami SK, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Effects of leg elevation on the skin microcirculation in chronic venous insufficiency. Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland, Harrogate, April, 1994.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Saphenous vein reflux without sapheno-femoral junction incompetence. Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland, Harrogate, April, 1994.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Compression stockings increase the microcirculatory flow velocity in chronic venous insufficiency. 2nd North Sea Meeting on Venous Diseases, Amsterdam, 1994.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Saphenous vein reflux without sapheno-femoral junction incompetence. Eurosurgery 94 Berlin.
  • Abu-Own A, Sommerville K, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Assessment of the effects of the footpump and TED stockings using duplex ultrasound imaging. 8th Annual Congress of the North American Society of Phleboogy. Florida, USA, Feb.1995.
  • Abu-Own A, Sommerville K, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Effects of compression and type of bed surface on the skin microcirculation of the heel. SRS, Manchester July 1995.
  • Abu-Own A, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Assessment of the effects of the footpump and graduated elastic compression stockings. XII World Congress- Union Internationale de Phlebologie– London, September 1995.
  • Abu-Own A, Sommerville K, Scurr JH and Coleridge Smith PD. Effects of compression on the microcirculation of the heel. XII World Congress- Union Internationale de Phlebologie– London, September 1995.

Research in progress/ papers in preparation:

  • D Cash, M Sadat, A Abu-Own. Anorectal abscess and fistula caused by an ingested chicken bone. American Journal of Gastroenterology. Vol 99 Issue 8. Page 1617. Aug 2004.
  • Axisa B, Whitear P, Picken G, Parry J, Cameron A & Abu-Own A. Endovasculart  Repair of Renal Artery to Inferior Vena Cava Fistula. Presented at the East Eng Surgeons Meeting..
  • Salhab M, Ferdousi….A Abu-Own. Management of Acute Appendicitis Audit
  • Abu-Own A, Cheatle TR, Farah J and Shami SK. Suggested preoperative classification for recurrent Varicose veins (VVs) and operative approach (paper in preparation; abstract presented in UIP, Rome)
  • Salhab M, A Paul, Ferdousi and Abu-Own. Appendicitis audit.
  • Salhab & Abu-Own. Extra skeletal Ewing Sarcoma of the Scalp- In preparation.
  • Jaffer O and Abu-Own. Stump appendicitis: a review and case presentation. Submitted to Annals of the R C of Edin.
  • T Jaipersad,….and A Abu-Own. Rare presentations of  iliac vein thrombosis- Presented East Eng Vasc Socity, Jul 2005.