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Samir S. Awad

Michael E DeBakey Department of Surgery

Baylor College of Medicine

and Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Hospital




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  • Michael E DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, and Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Hospital, Houston, USA. 2002 - 2009
  • Houston Veterans Administration Medical Center, Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, 2002 Holcombe Boulevard, USA. 2003 - 2004
  • Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery, Houston VAMC, Surgical Service (112), 2002 Holcombe Blvd., USA. 2002


  1. Implementation of a methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) prevention bundle results in decreased MRSA surgical site infections. Awad, S.S., Palacio, C.H., Subramanian, A., Byers, P.A., Abraham, P., Lewis, D.A., Young, E.J. Am. J. Surg. (2009) [Pubmed]
  2. Microbiology of infected acellular dermal matrix (AlloDerm) in patients requiring complex abdominal closure after emergency surgery. Awad, S.S., Rao, R.K., Berger, D.H., Albo, D., Bellows, C.F. Surg. Infect. (Larchmt) (2009) [Pubmed]
  3. Increasing incidence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus skin and soft-tissue infections: reconsideration of empiric antimicrobial therapy. Awad, S.S., Elhabash, S.I., Lee, L., Farrow, B., Berger, D.H. Am. J. Surg. (2007) [Pubmed]
  4. Improved outcomes with the Prolene Hernia System mesh compared with the time-honored Lichtenstein onlay mesh repair for inguinal hernia repair. Awad, S.S., Yallampalli, S., Yallalampalli, S., Srour, A.M., Bellows, C.F., Albo, D., Berger, D.H. Am. J. Surg. (2007) [Pubmed]
  5. Transperitoneal view of the PROLENE hernia system open mesh repair. Awad, S.S., Bruckner, B., Fagan, S.P. Int. Surg (2005) [Pubmed]
  6. The impact of a novel resident leadership training curriculum. Awad, S.S., Hayley, B., Fagan, S.P., Berger, D.H., Brunicardi, F.C. Am. J. Surg. (2004) [Pubmed]
  7. Evidence-based approach to hernia surgery. Awad, S.S. Am. J. Surg. (2004) [Pubmed]
  8. Current approaches to inguinal hernia repair. Awad, S.S., Fagan, S.P. Am. J. Surg. (2004) [Pubmed]
  9. Parathyroid adenomas versus four-gland hyperplasia as the cause of primary hyperparathyroidism in patients with prolonged lithium therapy. Awad, S.S., Miskulin, J., Thompson, N. World. J. Surg (2003) [Pubmed]
  10. State-of-the-art therapy for severe sepsis and multisystem organ dysfunction. Awad, S.S. Am. J. Surg. (2003) [Pubmed]
  11. Does the subjective evaluation of medical student surgical knowledge correlate with written and oral exam performance?. Awad, S.S., Liscum, K.R., Aoki, N., Awad, S.H., Berger, D.H. J. Surg. Res. (2002) [Pubmed]
  12. Preoperative evaluation of hepatic lesions for the staging of hepatocellular and metastatic liver carcinoma using endoscopic ultrasonography. Awad, S.S., Fagan, S., Abudayyeh, S., Karim, N., Berger, D.H., Ayub, K. Am. J. Surg. (2002) [Pubmed]
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