Ayman Mohammad Mohammad abdelghaffar

Assistant Professor - أستاذ م بكلية الطب

Faculty of medicine

Address: 17 ش محمود خلف ابو حجى



This site will present brief topics on this specific speciality presented by one of staff members of Cardio thoracic surgery department in the faculty of medicine SohagUniversity

2019-05-11 13:35:43 | Keywords Cardiac tumors, Cardiac myxoma,
Cardiac Myxomas: A single center experience and ten-years follow up
BACKGROUND: Cardiac myxoma is a benign tumor that carries the risk of embolization and obstruction of the blood flow. The ideal surgical approach is still debatable. We present our experience in the surgical treatment of cardiac myxomas and its ideal surgical approach. METHODS: We retrospectively analyzed the data for all patients who underwent surgical excision of cardiac myxoma at our ... Read more

2019-05-11 13:53:06 | Keywords trauma nail gun,
Nail Gun Impacted in the Chest Wall: Report of a Failed Trail of Home Extraction by Patient’s Relatives
Nail gun is a rare but important cause of penetrating chest trauma. Cardiac nail gun injury is a life threatening injury. If the patient is unstable, immediate intervention (thoracotomy or sternotomy) helps reduce the rate of mortality. In stable patients, a high index of clinical suspicion and use of the best and fastest imaging modalities are helpful for successful management. ... Read more

2018-10-21 17:19:47 | Keywords lobar emphysema surgery,
Surgical management of congenital lobar emphysema: A 15 years experience in a tertiary thoracic surgery unit
Abstract: Background: congenital lobar emphysema is a rare cause of respiratory distress in neonates and infants. It was treated by lobectomy since 1943. Objectives: The aim of this study was to present our experience in the diagnosis and surgical treatment of congenital lobar emphysema cases and highlight the effect of multidisplinary team work on the outcome. Methods: We retrospectively analyzed ... Read more

2018-09-23 09:41:39 | Keywords valve, replacement, outcome,
Early Morbidity and Mortality after Mitral Valve Replacement with Mechanical Valve  Ayman M. Abdel Ghaffar1* and Mohammad A. Ezzat2
BACKGROUND:Mitral valve replacement surgery has substantially progressed along the last few decades. Only few reports from Upper Egypt cardiac surgery centers are currently available. AIM:The aim of this study was to evaluate early morbidity and mortality in patients who had mitral valve replacement with mechanical valve prosthesis in Sohag University Hospital. METHODS: Two hundred and forty eight consecutive adult patients ... Read more

2018-09-23 09:58:37 | Keywords Morphine. Haloperidol,
Comparative study between epidural morphine versus epidural morphine-haloperidol combination for post thoracotomy pain relief Ayman M. Abdel Ghaffar (1) and Wesam Abdel Galil (2)
_BACKGROUND: _The addition of haloperidol to epidural morphine has been assumed to provide good analgesia following severely painful operations including thoracotomy with subsequent decrease in the analgesic consumption. Reduction in the incidence and severity of pruritis, postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV) could be achieved without cardiac, respiratory or central nervous system side effects. _OBJECTIVE_: This study was to evaluate the ... Read more