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Mohamed Saufi Bin Awang

Academic Qualification

  • Neurosurgery - Masters Degree (Clinical Specialist), Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)
  • MBBS - Bachelor Degree, University of Adelaide, South Australia

Mohamed Saufi Bin Awang (Prof. Dr.)

Professor
IIUM Kuantan Campus

KULLIYYAH OF MEDICINE

Other's position:

Director, Sultan Ahmad Shah Medical Centre @ IIUM


saufiawang@iium.edu.my
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Area of Specialisation


  • Medical And Health ~ Medical And Health Sciences ~ Clinical Medicine ~ Surgery - Neurosurgery


Professional Membership


  • 2009 - 2019: Member of Profesional Body / Association, National Specialist Registry/ Academy of Medicine
  • 2013 - 2016: Member of Profesional Body / Association, The Asian Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • 2014 - 2015: Member of Profesional Body / Association, Neurosurgical Association of Malaysia
  • 2015 - 2016: Member of Profesional Body / Association, Malaysian Human Genetics Society


Teaching Responsibilities


ADVANCED GENERAL SURGERY POSTING 2020/2021 2019/2020
BASIC GENERAL SURGERY POSTING 2020/2021 2019/2020
ELEMENTARY CLINIC 2020/2021
GENERAL MEDICINE & GENERAL SURGERY 2018/2019
GENERAL SURGERY 2011/2012 2014/2015 2015/2016 2013/2014 2016/2017 2010/2011 2017/2018 2018/2019 2012/2013
GENERAL SURGERY I 2019/2020 2020/2021
SPECIALISED SURGICAL POSTING 2020/2021 2019/2020
SPINE 2019/2020 2014/2015
SURGERY, TRAUMA AND CRITICAL CARE 2018/2019 2011/2012 2020/2021 2014/2015 2015/2016 2016/2017 2019/2020 2013/2014 2017/2018 2010/2011 2012/2013
WOMEN'S HEALTH AND DISEASES I 2010/2011


Research Projects


Completed
2015 - 2018 Prevalence Of Post Concussion Syndrome After Mild Traumatic Brain Injury In A Single Neurosurgical Center In East Coast, Malaysai
2011 - 2015 Questionnaire in Awareness, Knowledge and Practicality of Solat among the inward patients
2010 - 2015 Time from Injury to Neurosurgical Care as an Outcome Predictor in the Management of Severe Head Injury Due to Road Traffic Accident
On-Going
2021 - Present Determination Of Intracranial Hemorrhage Volume Based On Ct Pre And Post Neurosurgical Management
2021 - Present Assessing the Impact of Snoezelen Therapy for Special Needs Children on Behaviour and Sensory Function : A Pilot Study
2021 - Present Gaining An Upper Hand : Modelling The Effect of Neuromodulation With rTMS to Promote Upper Limb Motor Recovery in Severe Stroke Patients During Post Acute Stroke Recovery Phase
2019 - Present Effectiveness of Snoezelen Therapy in Improving Oral Health Practices Among Special Needs Children
2018 - Present Calorie Adequacy for Cognitive Recovery Among Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Patients
2011 - Present Hypertonic Saline Versus Mannitol in Management of Elevated ICP


Award & Recognition


24 Oct, 2016 Darjah Indera Mahkota Pahang - Pejabat Setiausaha Kerajaan Negeri Pahang State
24 Oct, 2016 Darjah Indera Mahkota Pahang (DIMP) - Palace of Pahang State
15 Oct, 2016 Darjah Seri Mahkota Melaka (DMSM) - Government of Melaka State
14 Oct, 2016 Darjah Mulia Seri Melaka - Pejabat Ketua Menteri Melaka State


Publications


Article

2020 A rare presentation of spinal schwannoma causing conus medullaris syndrome: a case series on surgical outcome. Journal of Orthopaedic Case Reports, 10 (2) pp. 101-105
2020 Emergency department discharge instruction for mild traumatic brain injury: evaluation on readability, understandability, actionability and content. Australasian Emergency Care, 23 (4) pp. 240-246
2019 Functional outcomes 6 months after severe traumatic brain injury following admission into intensive care unit: a cohort study in two tertiary hospitals. Clinical Nursing Research, (1) pp. 830-851
2019 Prevalence of postconcussion syndrome after mild traumatic brain injury in young adults from a single neurosurgical center in East Coast of Malaysia. Asian Journal of Neurosurgery, 14 (1) pp. 201-205
2019 Symptomatic cerebral ependymal cyst: a case report. The International Medical Journal of Malaysia, 18 (1) pp. 127-129
2017 Choroid plexus carcinoma: A case report and literature review. Surgery and Rehabilitation Journal, 1 (2) pp. 1-4
2017 Stroke: prevention is better than cure. Early education is the way forward. Surgery and Rehabilitation Journal, 1 (5) pp. 1-1
2016 A rare case of monostotic spinal fibrous dysplasia mimicking solitary metastatic lesion of thyroid carcinoma. Malaysian Journal of Medical Sciences, 23 (1) pp. 81-85
2016 Conus medullary Syndrome secondary to Spinal Schwannoma : A report of 3 cases. The International Medical Journal Malaysia, 15 (Supplementary Issue 1) pp. 70-70
2016 Cystic meningioma masquerading as a metastatic tumor: A case report. The Malaysian Journal of Medical Sciences , 23 (3) pp. 92-94
2016 Post concussion syndrome after mild traumatic brain injury in a single neurosurgical center in East Coast, Malaysia - A preliminary report. The International Medical Journal Malaysia ( IMJM ), 15 (Supplement issue) pp. 87-87
2014 Hemorrhagic thoracic spinal epidural angiolipoma: a case report. International Medical Journal Malaysia, 13 (1) pp. 73-76
2014 Infant orbital osteotomy with ultrasonic surgical unit: 2 Cases. International Medical Journal, 21 (1) pp. 58-59
2013 Awareness, knowledge and practicality of solat among the in-ward patient: A preliminary study. The International Medical Journal Malaysia, 12 (2) pp. 8-8
2012 Nasopharyngeal carcinoma presented with right upper limb weakness : a case report. International Medical Journal Malaysia, 11 (2) pp. 58-61
2012 Penetrating injury to the head: case reviews. Medical Journal of Malaysia, 67 (6) pp. 622-624
2012 Primary ewing's sarcoma of the lumbosacral spine : a case report. International Medical Journal Malaysia, 11 (1) pp. 47-50
2011 Identification of the major project management issues in oil and gas industry in Malaysia. International Journal of Business and Social Science, 2 (11) pp. 182-194
2011 Neuronavigation-guided endoscopic management of a pineal region tumour with obscured floor of the third ventricle: case report. Minimal Invasive Neurosurgery, 54 (3) pp. 125-127
2011 Robotic neurosurgery: a preliminary study using an active vision-guided robotic arm for bone drilling and endoscopic manoeuvres. Malaysian Journal of Medical Sciences , 18 (2) pp. 53-57
2010 Dural tear post mastoidectomy repaired with Dura Gen. Medical Journal of Malaysia, 65 (4) pp. 309-310
2010 Role of high augmentation index in spontaneous intracerebral haemorrhage. Asian Journal of Surgery, 33 (1) pp. 42-50
2009 Post traumatic cerebral oedema in severe head injury is related to intracranial pressure and cerebral perfusion pressure but not to cerebral compliance . Asian Journal of Surgery, 32 (3) pp. 157-162
2005 Preliminary report on spiegelberg pre and post-operative monitoring of severe head-injured patients who received decompressive craniectomy. Acta Neurochir, 95 spl () pp. 311-314
Conference or Workshop Item

2020 Traumatic brain injury survivors' caregivers needs and the implication required during pandemic (Covid-19). In: 1st International Nursing and Health Sciences Symposium (INHSS),
2019 Biomechanical analysis of patient-specific femur model of osteogenesis imperfecta with cortical and cancellous bone. In: "6th International Conference on Applications and Design in Mechanical Engineering 2019, ICADME 2019",
2017 Functional outcome 6 months after severe traumatic brain injury following admission to intensive care unit: A follow-up study in two neuro-center hospitals. In: Medical Research Symposium (MRS 2017),
2017 Understanding of long-term impact of severe Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) survivors during recovery following Intensive Care Unit (ICU) admission: a follow-up study in two neuro - center hospitals. In: USM National Nursing Conference 2017,
2016 Development and validation of LC-MSMS bioanalytical method for the analysis of Amlodipine and gliclazide in Human plasma. In: International Conference of Pharmacy and Health Sciences 2016 (ICPHS),
2014 Conus medullary syndrome secondary to spinal schwannoma: a good surgical outcome of 3 cases. In: 44th Malaysian Orthopaedic Association (MOA) Annual General Meeting / Annual Scientific Meeting 2014 incorporating 11th CAOS Asia Meeting,
2013 Conus medullary syndrome secondary to spinal cord tumour : report of surgical outcome of 3 cases. In: Asia Pacific Spine Society (APSS) Travelling Fellowship 2013: Indonesia,
2013 Intradural extramedullary spinal schwannoma : early surgical outcome of 4 cases. In: Asia Pacific Spine Society (APSS) Travelling Fellowship 2013: Singapore, India,
Book

2018 Trauma & resuscitation. Institut Terjemahan & Buku Malaysia Berhad dan Universiti Islam Antarabangsa Malaysia, ISBN: 978-967-460-781-4
Book Section

2013 Chiari malformation - the role of posterior fossa decompression. In: Universiti Sains Malaysia Publisher, ISBN: 978-983-861-601-0, pp. 59-66
2013 Chiari malformation - the role of posterior fossa decompression. In: Universiti Sains Malaysia Publisher, ISBN: 978-983-861-601-0, pp. 59-66
2013 Dorsal root entry zone (DREZ) ablation. In: Penerbit Universiti Sains Malaysia, ISBN: 9789838615969, pp. 28-40
2013 Dorsal root entry zone (DREZ) ablation. In: Penerbit Universiti Sains Malaysia, ISBN: 9789838615969, pp. 28-40
2013 Middle cerebral artery aneurysm - M1/M2 junction aneurysm. In: Penerbit Universiti Sains Malaysia, ISBN: 978-983-861-601-0, pp. 92-100
2013 Middle cerebral artery aneurysm - M1/M2 junction aneurysm. In: Penerbit Universiti Sains Malaysia, ISBN: 978-983-861-601-0, pp. 92-100
2013 Parasaggital meningioma. In: Penerbit Universiti Sains Malaysia, ISBN: 978-983-861-601-0, pp. 190-201
2013 Parasaggital meningioma. In: Penerbit Universiti Sains Malaysia, ISBN: 978-983-861-601-0, pp. 190-201
2013 Pineal region tumor. In: Penerbit Universiti Sains Malaysia, ISBN: 978-983-861-601-0, pp. 268-275
2013 Pineal region tumor. In: Penerbit Universiti Sains Malaysia, ISBN: 978-983-861-601-0, pp. 268-275
2013 Suprasella chondroma. In: Penerbit Universiti Sains Malaysia, ISBN: 978-983-861-601-0, pp. 242-246
2013 Suprasella chondroma. In: Penerbit Universiti Sains Malaysia, ISBN: 978-983-861-601-0, pp. 242-246
2012 Keluarga astrositoma dan glioma. In: Penerbit Universiti Sains Malaysia, ISBN: 978-983-861-565-5, pp. 65-99
2012 Keluarga astrositoma dan glioma. In: Penerbit Universiti Sains Malaysia, ISBN: 978-983-861-565-5, pp. 65-99
2012 Malformasi arteriovena. In: Penerbit Universiti Sains Malaysia, ISBN: 978-983-861-547-1, pp. 60-67
2012 Malformasi arteriovena. In: Penerbit Universiti Sains Malaysia, ISBN: 978-983-861-547-1, pp. 60-67
2012 Pendekatan tradisional diagnosis. In: Penerbit Universiti Sains Malaysia, ISBN: 978-983-861-565-5, pp. 40-46
2012 Ubat-ubatan. In: Penerbit Universiti Sains Malaysia, ISBN: 978-983-861-565-5, pp. 47-64