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Ahmed Ghazi, M.D., M.Sc.

Publications

Showing all 63 journal articles & 8 books available

Journal Articles

1/15/2021
Gurung P, Melnyk R, Holler T, Oppenhimer D, Witthaus M, Rashid HH, Frye T, Wu G, Joseph JV, Ghazi A. "Application of IRIS™ 3D anatomical models as preoperative surgical planning tools in the management of localized renal masses." Journal of endourology. 2021 Jan 15; Epub 2021 Jan 15.

12/9/2020
McGann KC, Melnyk R, Saba P, Joseph J, Glocker RJ, Ghazi A. "Implementation of an E-Learning Academic Elective for Hands-On Basic Surgical Skills to Supplement Medical School Surgical Education." Journal of surgical education.. 2020 Dec 9; Epub 2020 Dec 09.

11/13/2020
Tandogdu Z, Collins J, Shaw G, Rohn J, Koves B, Sachdeva A, Ghazi A, Haese A, Mottrie A, Kumar A, Sivaraman A, Tewari A, Challacombe B, Rocco B, Giedelman C, Wagner C, Rogers CG, Murphy DG, Pushkar D, Ogaya-Pinies G, Porter J, Ramesh Seetharam K, Graefen M, Orvieto MA, Covas Moschovas M, Schatloff O, Wiklund P, Coelho R, Valero R, de Reijke TM, Ahlering T, Rogers T, van der Poel HG, Patel V, Artibani W, Wagenlehner F, Nathan S, Erik Bjerklund Johansens T, Hawkey P, Kelly J. "Management of patients who opt for radical prostatectomy during the COVID-19 pandemic: An International Accelerated Consensus Statement." BJU international.. 2020 Nov 13; Epub 2020 Nov 13.

11/6/2020
Chen IA, Ghazi A, Sridhar A, Stoyanov D, Slack M, Kelly JD, Collins JW. "Evolving robotic surgery training and improving patient safety, with the integration of novel technologies." World journal of urology.. 2020 Nov 6; Epub 2020 Nov 06.

10/28/2020
Ghazi A, Saba P, Melnyk R, Joseph J. "Utilizing 3D Printing and Hydrogel Casting for the Development of Patient-Specific Rehearsal Platforms for Robotic Assisted Partial Nephrectomies." Urology.. 2020 Oct 28; Epub 2020 Oct 28.

10/12/2020
Kavoussi N, Pitt B, Ferguson J, Granna J, Remirez A, Nimmagadda N, Melnyk R, Ghazi A, Barth E, Webster Iii RJ, Herrell D. "Accuracy of Touch-Based Registration During Robotic, Image-Guided Partial Nephrectomy Before and After Tumor Resection in Validated Phantoms." Journal of endourology. 2020 Oct 12; Epub 2020 Oct 12.

9/23/2020
Melnyk R, Campbell T, Holler T, Cameron K, Saba P, Witthaus M, Joseph JV, Ghazi A. "See Like an Expert: Gaze-Augmented Training Enhances Skill Acquisition in a Virtual Reality Robotic Suturing Task." Journal of endourology. 2020 Sep 23; Epub 2020 Sep 23.

9/16/2020
Ghazi A, Melnyk R, Hung AJ, Collins J, Ertefaie A, Saba P, Gurung P, Frye T, Rashid H, Wu G, Mottrie A, Costello T, Dasgupta P, Joseph J. "Multi-institutional validation of a Perfused Robot-Assisted Partial Nephrectomy Procedural Simulation platform utilizing clinically relevant objective metrics of simulators (CROMS)." BJU international.. 2020 Sep 16; Epub 2020 Sep 16.

9/15/2020
Tomiyama K, Ghazi A, Alejandro RH. "Looking beyond the Horizon: Patient-specific Rehearsals for Complex Liver Surgeries with 3D Printed Model." Annals of surgery.. 2020 Sep 15; Epub 2020 Sep 15.

9/15/2020
Witthaus MW, Saba P, Melnyk R, Ajay D, Ralph D, Van Renterghem K, Warren G, Munarriz R, Ghazi A. "The Future of Penile Prosthetic Surgical Training Is Here: Design of a Hydrogel Model for Inflatable Penile Prosthetic Placement Using Modern Education Theory." The journal of sexual medicine.. 2020 Sep 15; Epub 2020 Sep 15.

6/27/2020
Saba P, Belfast E, Melnyk R, Patel A, Kashyap R, Ghazi A. "Development of a High-Fidelity Robotic Assisted Kidney Transplant (RAKT) Simulation Platform using 3D Printing and Hydrogel Casting Technologies." Journal of endourology. 2020 Jun 27; Epub 2020 Jun 27.

6/24/2020
Saba P, Ayers B, Melnyk R, Gosev I, Ghazi A, Hicks G. "Development of a high-fidelity coronary artery bypass graft training platform using 3-dimensional printing and hydrogel molding." The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery.. 2020 Jun 24; Epub 2020 Jun 24.

6/20/2020
Lentz AC, Rodríguez D, Chandrapal JC, Davis LG, Ghazi A, Gross MS, Munarriz R. "Cadaveric Laboratory Simulation Training of Male Stress Urinary Incontinence Treatment Improves Trainee Knowledge and Confidence." Urology.. 2020 Jun 20; Epub 2020 Jun 20.

6/14/2020
Gurung PMS, Wang B, Hassig S, Wood J, Ellis E, Feng C, Ghazi AE, Joseph JV. "Oncological and functional outcomes in patients over 70 years of age treated with robotic radical prostatectomy: a propensity-matched analysis." World journal of urology.. 2020 Jun 14; Epub 2020 Jun 14.

6/3/2020
Hung AJ, Ghazi A. "Pillars to improve patient outcomes: training and assessment methods for surgery." World journal of urology.. 2020 Jun 3; Epub 2020 Jun 03.

5/20/2020
Gurung PM, Witthaus M, Campbell T, Rashid HH, Ghazi AE, Wu G, Joseph JV. "Transvesical versus Transabdominal - Which is the Best Approach to Bladder Diverticulectomy using the Single Port Robotic System?" Urology.. 2020 May 20; Epub 2020 May 20.

4/14/2020
van Renterghem K, Ghazi A. "Correction: Surgical education in the 21st century: implications for sexual medicine." International journal of impotence research.. 2020 Apr 14; Epub 2020 Apr 14.

4/2020
Ghazi AE, Teplitz BA. "Role of 3D printing in surgical education for robotic urology procedures." Translational andrology and urology.. 2020 Apr 0; 9(2):931-941.

1/20/2020
Melnyk R, Ezzat B, Belfast E, Saba P, Farooq S, Campbell T, McAleavey S, Buckley M, Ghazi A. "Correction to: Mechanical and functional validation of a perfused, robot-assisted partial nephrectomy simulation platform using a combination of 3D printing and hydrogel casting." World journal of urology.. 2020 Jan 20; Epub 2020 Jan 20.

11/27/2019
van Renterghem K, Ghazi A. "Surgical education in the 21st century: implications for sexual medicine." International journal of impotence research.. 2019 Nov 27; Epub 2019 Nov 27.

11/2/2019
Witthaus MW, Farooq S, Melnyk R, Campbell T, Saba P, Mathews E, Ezzat B, Ertefaie A, Frye TP, Wu G, Rashid H, Joseph JV, Ghazi A. "Incorporation and Validation of Clinically Relevant Performance Metrics of Simulation (CRPMS) into a Novel Full-immersion Simulation Platform for Nerve-sparing Robot-assisted Radical Prostatectomy using Three-dimensional Printing and Hydrogel Molding Technology." BJU international.. 2019 Nov 2; Epub 2019 Nov 02.

11/2/2019
Melnyk R, Ezzat B, Belfast E, Saba P, Farooq S, Campbell T, McAleavey S, Buckley M, Ghazi A. "Mechanical and functional validation of a perfused, robot-assisted partial nephrectomy simulation platform using a combination of 3D printing and hydrogel casting." World journal of urology.. 2019 Nov 2; Epub 2019 Nov 02.

10/24/2019
van Renterghem K, Ghazi A. "3D pelvic cadaver model: a novel approach to surgical training for penile implant surgery." International journal of impotence research.. 2019 Oct 24; Epub 2019 Oct 24.

6/29/2019
Gurung PMS, Campbell T, Wang B, Joseph JV, Ghazi AE. "Accelerated Skills Acquisition Protocol (ASAP) in optimizing robotic surgical simulation training: a prospective randomized study." World journal of urology.. 2019 Jun 29; Epub 2019 Jun 29.

6/3/2019
Weiss MY, Melnyk R, Mix D, Ghazi A, Vates GE, Stone JJ. "Design and Validation of a Cervical Laminectomy Simulator using 3D Printing and Hydrogel Phantoms." Operative neurosurgery.. 2019 Jun 3; Epub 2019 Jun 03.

5/2019
Collins JW, Levy J, Stefanidis D, Gallagher A, Coleman M, Cecil T, Ericsson A, Mottrie A, Wiklund P, Ahmed K, Pratschke J, Casali G, Ghazi A, Gomez M, Hung A, Arnold A, Dunning J, Martino M, Vaz C, Friedman E, Baste JM, Bergamaschi R, Feins R, Earle D, Pusic M, Montgomery O, Pugh C, Satava RM. "Utilising the Delphi Process to Develop a Proficiency-based Progression Train-the-trainer Course for Robotic Surgery Training." European urology.. 2019 May 0; 75(5):775-785. Epub 2019 Jan 19.

4/25/2019
Ghazi A. "Navigation of Intelligent/Interactive Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis Three-Dimensional Reconstruction Technique in Laparoscopic or Robotic Assisted Partial Nephrectomy for Renal Hilar Tumors by Wang et al.(From: Wang F, Zhang C, Guo F, et al. J Endourol [Epub ahead of print]; DOI: 10.1089/end.2018.0570)." Journal of endourology. 2019 Apr 25; Epub 2019 Apr 25.

4/2019
Ghazi A. "Editorial Comment on: Pilot Assessment of Immersive Virtual Reality Renal Models as an Educational and Preoperative Planning Tool for Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy by Parkhomenko et al. (From: Parkhomenko E, O'Leary M, Safiullah S, et al., J Endourol 2019;33:283-288; DOI: 10.1089/end.2018.0626)." Journal of endourology. 2019 Apr 0; 33(4):289-290. Epub 2019 Feb 13.

3/11/2019
Towner MN, Lozada-Capriles Y, LaLonde A, Ertefaie A, Stone J, Bhagavath B, Ghazi A. "Creation and Piloting of a Model for Simulating a Minimally Invasive Myomectomy." Cur?us. 2019 Mar 11; 11(3):e4223. Epub 2019 Mar 11.

2019
Gurung PM, Mithal P, Lu DD, Ghazi AE, Joseph JV. "Robot-Assisted Simple Prostatectomy: Illustration of a Simplified Extraperitoneal Transcapsular Technique." . 2019 33(6)Epub 2019 Apr 08.

10/3/2018
Joseph JV, Brasacchio R, Fung C, Reeder J, Bylund K, Sahasrabudhe D, Yeh SY, Ghazi A, Fultz P, Rubens D, Wu G, Singer E, Schwarz E, Mohile S, Mohler J, Theodorescu D, Lee YF, Okunieff P, McConkey D, Rashid H, Chang C, Fradet Y, Guru K, Kukreja J, Sufrin G, Lotan Y, Bailey H, Noyes K, Schwartz S, Rideout K, Bratslavsky G, Campbell SC, Derweesh I, Abrahamsson PA, Soloway M, Gomella L, Golijanin D, Svatek R, Frye T, Lerner S, Palapattu G, Wilding G, Droller M, Trump D. "A Festschrift in Honor of Edward M. Messing, MD, FACS." Bladder cancer.. 2018 Oct 3; 4(Suppl 1):S1-S43. Epub 2018 Oct 03.

6/1/2018
Santangelo G, Mix D, Ghazi A, Stoner M, Vates GE, Stone JJ. "Development of a Whole-Task Simulator for Carotid Endarterectomy." Operative neurosurgery.. 2018 Jun 1; 14(6):697-704.

12/2017
Ghazi A, Campbell T, Melnyk R, Feng C, Andrusco A, Stone J, Erturk E. "Validation of a Full-Immersion Simulation Platform for Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy Using Three-Dimensional Printing Technology." Journal of endourology. 2017 Dec 0; 31(12):1314-1320.

1/2017
Baack Kukreja JE, Kiernan M, Schempp B, Siebert A, Hontar A, Dolan J, Noyes K, Dozier A, Ghazi A, Rashid HH, Wu G, Messing EM. "Quality Improvement in Cystectomy Care with Enhanced Recovery (QUICCER) study." BJU international.. 2017 Jan 0; 119(1):38-49. Epub 2016 Jun 03.

9/2015
Kukreja JE, Levey HR, Scosyrev E, Kiernan M, Berrondo C, McNamee C, Wu G, Joseph JV, Ghazi A, Rashid H, Dozier A, Messing EM. "Effectiveness and safety of extended-duration prophylaxis for venous thromboembolism in major urologic oncology surgery." Urologic oncology.. 2015 Sep 0; 33(9):387.e7-16. Epub 2015 Jan 29.

3/2015
Gellhaus PT, Bhandari A, Monn MF, Gardner TA, Kanagarajah P, Reilly CE, Llukani E, Lee Z, Eun DD, Rashid H, Joseph JV, Ghazi AE, Wu G, Boris RS. "Robotic management of genitourinary injuries from obstetric and gynaecological operations: a multi-institutional report of outcomes." BJU international.. 2015 Mar 0; 115(3):430-6. Epub 2014 Oct 23.

2/2015
Chowriappa A, Raza SJ, Fazili A, Field E, Malito C, Samarasekera D, Shi Y, Ahmed K, Wilding G, Kaouk J, Eun DD, Ghazi A, Peabody JO, Kesavadas T, Mohler JL, Guru KA. "Augmented-reality-based skills training for robot-assisted urethrovesical anastomosis: a multi-institutional randomised controlled trial." BJU international.. 2015 Feb 0; 115(2):336-45. Epub 2014 Aug 16.

2015
Kukreja JE, Levey HR, Scosyrev E, Kiernan M, Berrondo C, McNamee C, Wu G, Joseph JV, Ghazi A, Rashid H, Dozier A, Messing. "Effectiveness and safety of extended-duration prophylaxis for venous thromboembolism in major urologic oncology surgery". EM Urol Oncol. 2015; pii: S1078-1439(14)00463-3.

2015
Ghazi A. "Extended lymph node dissection for intermediate and high-risk prostate cancer: do we have all the evidence?". Asian J Androl. 2015; 17(2):335.

2015
Gellhaus PT, Bhandari A, Monn MF, Gardner TA, Kanagarajah P, Reilly CE, Llukani E, Lee Z, Eun DD, Rashid H, Joseph JV, Ghazi AE, Wu G, Boris. "Robotic management of genito-urinary injuries from obstetrical and gynecological operations: a multi-institutional report of outcomes". BJU Int. 2015; 115(3):430-6.

2015
Ghazi A, Siebert A, Fazili A, Agrawal A, Feng C and Peyre S. "Medical student deliberate practice on a virtual- reality curriculum can achieve equivalency to senior urology resident real-time training". J Urol. 2015; 193, No. 4S, Supplement: e272.

2015
Ghazi A, Stone JJ, Candela B, Richards M, Joseph J. "Simulated inanimate model for physical learning experience (SIMPLE) for robotic partial nephrectomy using a 3-D printed kidney model". J Urol. 2015; 193, No. 4S, Supplement: e778.

2015
Ghazi A, Siebert A, Agrawal A, Feng C and Peyre S. "Accelerated skills acquisition protocol (asap): an effective time-efficient approach to virtual reality basic task simulation training". J Urol. 2015; 193, No. 4S, Supplement: e271.

2015
Ghazi A. "Extended lymph node dissection for intermediate and high-risk prostate cancer: do we have all the evidence?" Asian journal of andrology.. 2015 17(2):335.

2014
Chowriappa A, Raza SJ, Fazili A, Field E, Malito C, Samarasekera D, Shi Y, Ahmed K, Wilding G, Kaouk J, Eun DD, Ghazi A, Peabody JO, Kesavadas T, Mohler JL, Guru. "Augmented Reality Based Skill Training for Robot-Assisted Urethro-Vesical Anastamosis: A Multi-Institutional Randomized Controlled Trial". KABJU Int. 2014; doi: 10.1111/bju.12704.

2/2013
Ghazi A, Scosyrev E, Patel H, Messing EM, Joseph JV. "Complications associated with extraperitoneal robot-assisted radical prostatectomy using the standardized Martin classification." Urology.. 2013 Feb 0; 81(2):324-31.

2013
Ghazi A, Scosyrev E, Patel H, Messing EM, Joseph JV. Complications associated with extraperitoneal robot-assisted radical prostatectomy using the standardized Martin classification. "Complications associated with extraperitoneal robot-assisted radical prostatectomy using the standardized Martin classification2013 Feb; 81(2):324-31." Urology. 2013; 81(2):324-31.

2013
Dogra VS, Chinni BK, Valluru KS, Joseph JV, Ghazi A, Yao JL, Evans K, MessingEM, Rao NA. "Multispectral Photoacoustic Imaging of Prostate Cancer: Preliminary Ex-vivo Results". J Clin Imaging Sci. 2013; 30;3:41.

2013
Dogra VS, Chinni BK, Valluru KS, Joseph JV, Ghazi A, Yao JL, Evans K, Messing EM, Rao NA. "Multispectral Photoacoustic Imaging of Prostate Cancer: Preliminary Ex-vivo Results." Journal of clinical imaging science.. 2013 3:41. Epub 2013 Sep 30.

2012
Ghazi A, Zimmermann R, Al-Bodour A, Shefler A, Janetschek G. "Optimizing the approach for exposure during lymph node dissection following radical cystectomy: Description of the technique". Eur Urol. 2012; 57: 71-78.

2012
Ghazi A, Erturk E, Joseph JV. "Modifications to facilitate extraperitoneal robot-assisted radical prostatectomy post kidney transplant." JSLS : Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons. 2012 16(2):314-9.

5/2011
Shefler A, Ghazi A, Zimmermann R, Janetschek G. "Renal hilus clamping with tourniquet during laparoscopic partial nephrectomy." BJU international.. 2011 May 0; 107(10):1688-93.

4/2011
Ghazi A. "Editorial comment." Urology.. 2011 Apr 0; 77(4):967-8; author reply 968.

1/2011
Ghazi A, Joseph JV. "Re: Lasser et al.: An unbiased prospective report of perioperative complications of robot-assisted laparoscopic radical prostatectomy (Urology 2010;75:1083-1091)." Urology.. 2011 Jan 0; 77(1):260-1; author reply 261-2.

2011
Ghazi A., Erturk E. & Joseph J. "Modifications to facilitate extraperitoneal robot assisted radical prostatectomy (E-RARP) post kidney transplant". JSLS. 2011; .

2011
Ghazi A. & Joseph J. "Editorial comment: Does the approach matter during radical prostatectomy with previous laparoscopic inguinal hernia mesh repair". Urology. 2011; 77(4):967-8.

2011
Ghazi A & Joseph JV. "An unbiased prospective report of perioperative complications of robot-assisted laparoscopic radical prostatectomy". Urology. 2011; 77(1):260-1.

2011
Ghazi A, Zimmermann R, Janetschek G. "Delayed detection of injury to an ectopic ureter of a duplicated collecting system following laparoscopic radical prostatectomy for early organ confined prostate cancer". Urol Int. 2011; 86(1):121-4.

2011
Shefler A, Ghazi A, Zimmermann R, Janetschek G. "Renal hilus clamping with tourniquet during laparoscopic partial nephrectomy". BJU Int. 2011; 10:1688-93.

3/2010
Ghazi A, Shefler A, Gruell M, Zimmermann R, Janetschek G. "A novel approach for a complete laparoscopic nephroureterectomy with bladder cuff excision." Journal of endourology. 2010 Mar 0; 24(3):415-9.

1/2010
Ghazi A, Zimmermann R, Al-Bodour A, Shefler A, Janetschek G. "Optimizing the approach for lymph node dissection during laparoscopic radical cystectomy." European urology.. 2010 Jan 0; 57(1):71-8. Epub 2009 Jun 24.

2010
Ghazi A, Shefler A, Gruell M, Zimmermann R, Janetschek G . "A novel approach for a complete laparoscopic nephroureterectomy with bladder cuff excision". J Endourol. 2010; 24:415-9.

2002
Morris K, Turell MB, Ahmed S, Ghazi A, Vora S, Lane M, Entigar LD. "The 2003 anatomy ceremony: a service of gratitude." The Yale journal of biology and medicine. 2002 75(5-6):323-9.

Books & Chapters

2012
Chapter Title: Robot-Assisted Radical Prostatectomy: The Extraperitoneal Approach
Book Title: Robotic Urologic Surgery (2nd Edition)
Author List: Jean Joseph & Ahmed Ghazi
Edited By: Vipul R Patel
Published By: Springer2012 in New York

2011
Chapter Title: Anatomical aspects of extra and retroperitoneal space
Book Title: Retroperitoneal Robotic and Laparoscopic Surgery
Author List: Ahmed Ghazi & Jean Joseph
Published By: Springer2011

2011
Chapter Title: Upper Tract Retroperitoneal Access Techniques
Book Title: Retroperitoneal Robotic and Laparoscopic Surgery
Author List: Ahmed Ghazi & Jean Joseph
Published By: Springer2011

2011
Chapter Title: Extraperitoneal robot-assisted radical prostatectomy: simulating the gold standard
Book Title: Robotics in Genitourinary Surgery, Part 3
Author List: Ahmed Ghazi & Jean Joseph
Published By: Springer2011

2011
Chapter Title: Difficulties in retroperitoneal lymph node dissection
Book Title: Difficult Conditions in Laparoscopic Urologic Surgery
Author List: Ahmed Ghazi & Gunter Janetschek
Edited By: Ahmed M. Al-Kandari;Inderbir S. Gill
Published By: Springer2011

2011
Chapter Title: Difficulties in laparoscopic treatment of female genital prolapse
Book Title: Difficult Conditions in Laparoscopic Urologic Surgery
Author List: Ahmed Ghazi & Gunter Janetschek
Edited By: Ahmed M. Al-Kandari;Inderbir S. Gill
Published By: Springer2011

2010
Chapter Title: Complications of Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy
Book Title: Complications of Laparoscopic and Robotic Urologic Surgery (Part 3)
Author List: Ahmed Ghazi, Reinhold Zimmermann and Gunter Janetschek
Edited By: Reza Ghavamian
Published By: Springer2010

2008
Chapter Title: The urethrovesical anastomosis
Book Title: Robotic Urology (2nd edition)
Author List: Ahmed Ghazi & Jean Joseph
Edited By: Hubert John; Peter Wiklund
Published By: Springer Verlag2008