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Muhamad Rasydan Bin Abdul Ghani

Academic Qualification

  • Master of Medicine (Anestesiology) - Masters Degree (Clinical Specialist), Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)
  • Regional Anaesthesia - Post Graduate Diploma, University of Montpellier, France
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery - Bachelor Degree, International Islamic University Malaysia

Muhamad Rasydan Bin Abdul Ghani (Dr.)

Assistant Professor
IIUM Kuantan Campus


Expert Profile

Dr Muhamad Rasydan bin Abd Ghani started housemanship training at Hospital Alor Setar in 2004 after completing his undergraduate study at International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM). In 2006, he served Alor Setar Hospital (now known as Hospital Sultanah Bahiyah) as a medical officer in Anesthesiology and in 2007, worked at Hospital Langkawi as a medical Officer in Anesthesiology. After two years at Langkawi Hospital, he was transferred to the National Blood Centre for few months, then resigned from the Ministry of Health and later joined IIUM as an academic staff in April 2009 and enrolled in June 2009 for the Master programme in Anesthesiology at the Faculty of Medicine, University Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) for 4 years.
In May 2013, he completed his training and came back to teach at Kulliyyah of Medicine IIUM, Kuantan. Since then, he has been working as a clinical specialist and Assistant Professor in the Department of Anaesthesiology & Intensive Care, Hospital Tengku Ampuan Afzan.
Currently, his special interest is in Regional Anesthesia, Water Treatment System and Medical Ethics. He obtained Postgraduate Diploma in Regional Anesthesia under the University of Montpellier, France in 2016. He is practicing General Anaesthesia, Regional Anaesthesia and Acute Care at Kulliyyah of Medicine and SASMEC.

Area of Specialisation

  • Medical And Health ~ Medical And Health Sciences ~ Clinical Medicine ~ Anaesthesiology - Anaesthesiology

Teaching Responsibilities


Research Projects

2016 - 2017 Kajian Berkenaan Isu-Isu Etika dan Hukum Berkaitan Pengakhiran Hayat (End of Life) di Dalam Konteks Malaysia
2021 - Present Accuracy of Three Dilution Techniques in Obtaining Morphine by Dilution for Intrathecal Use



2022 Benefits of Curl Catheter for continuous interscalene block on postoperative pain scores and reduction of dislocation rate during physiotherapy. Malaysian Journal of Anaesthesiology, 1 (2) pp. 118-119
2022 Continuous Femoral Nerve Block (CFNB) for more than 14 days - It is feasible. Malaysian Journal of Anaesthesiology, 1 (2) pp. 117-117
2022 Continuous spinal anaesthesia, an underutilised neuraxial technique in current anaesthesia practice: a timely reminder. Malaysian Journal of Anaesthesiology, 1 (2) pp. 140-146
2022 Diagnostic and prognostic performance of serial creatinine, Cystatin c and Neutrophil Gelatinase-associated Lipocalin in for acute kidney injury in critically ill patients with sepsis. Malaysian Journal of Anaesthesiology, 1 (2 (Supp)) pp. 73-74
2022 Postpartum preeclampsia following syntometrine injection in uterine atony. Malaysian Journal of Anaesthesiology, 1 (2 (Supplement)) pp. 115-116
2021 Bilateral Mastectomy: dispute of PCA Morphine vs Bilateral erector spinae plane catheters-exploring best analgesic management for breast cancer surgery. Medicine and Health, 16 (Supplemetary 3) pp. 26-27
2021 Continuous bilateral rectus sheath block as a rescue block following vertical midline laparotomy. Medicine and Health, 16 (3) pp. 77-77
2021 Obstacles of continuous peripheral nerve block in physiotherapy. Medicine and Health, 13 (Supplementary 3) pp. 99-99
2021 Physical ergonomics in peripheral nerve block. Applied Sciences, 11 (Issue 20) pp.
2018 Inadvertent puncture of right vertebral artery during central venous line catheter insertion. IIUM Medical Journal Malaysia, 17 (Supplementary Issue 1) pp. 97
2018 Knowledge and practices on i-Ta'aleem and other educational technologies among International Islamic University Malaysia Kulliyyah of Medicine lecturers. International Medical Journal Malaysia, 17 (Supplementary Issue 1) pp. 47-47
2016 High frequency oscillatory ventilation in leptospirosis pulmonary haemorrhage: A case series. Indian Journal of Critical Care Medicine, 20 (6) pp. 342-348
Conference or Workshop Item

2021 A Qualitative Study on the Ethical Issues and Islamic Rulings in End of Life Care. In: 3rd World Congress on Integration and Islamicisation 2021,
2019 Medical futility: a major ethical issue in end of life care: an outlook from medical and Islamic legal rulings. In: Persidangan Nusantara Ke 3- Isu- isu Perubatan Menurut Perspektif Islam,
2017 Estimates of glomerular filtration rate by the chronic kidney disease epidemiology collaboration equations best correlates with kinetic estimates of glomerular filtration rates in the critically ill. In: Medical Research Symposium 2017,

2018 A cardiopulmonary resuscitation guide for healthcare providers. Department of Anaesthesiology & Intensive Care, Kulliyyah of Medicine, International Islamic University Malaysia, ISBN: 978-983-44569-2-4
Book Section

2021 D’anaesthésie Et D’analgésie Loco-Régionale: Coup D’oeil through the past, the present and the future.. In: Malaysian Society of Anaesthesiologists, ISBN: 2462-1307, pp. 17-24
Role Of ultrasound In central neuraxial blockade. In: , ISBN: , pp.