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Emad Aly


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    Mr Emad H Aly is a Consultant Colorectal & General Surgeon in Aberdeen Royal Infirmary and Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer for the University of Aberdeen. He has a specialist interest in Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a Fellow of the American Society of Colon and Rectum Surgery. He is a trainer for the Aberdeen Fellowship in Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery. He is a reviewer (here) & member of the editorial board of surgical journals. He also has many publications (here) in peer reviewed journals & poster presentations in national and international meetings on Colorectal & General Surgery.


    Mr Aly has a major interest in medical education and completed a Master in Education (MEd) with focus on Educational Leadership & Management. He developed a number of teaching modules for University of Aberdeen medical students and he is also a convenor for several undergraduate & postgraduate courses for the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (123 & 4). He is an examiner for the Royal Colleges’ surgical examinations. He held the role of Director for Surgical Education for the Association of Surgeons of Great Britain & Ireland.

    External positions

    Consultant Colorectal & General Surgeon, GRAMPIAN UNIVERSITY HOSPITALS NHS TRUST

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    Colorectal Surgery Medicine & Life Sciences
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    Robotics Medicine & Life Sciences
    Enteral Nutrition Medicine & Life Sciences

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    Research Output 2001 2019

    Meta‐analysis of the use of sterilized mosquito net mesh for inguinal hernia repair in less economically developed countries

    Ahmad, M. H., Pathak, S., Clement, K. D. & Aly, E. H., Aug 2019, In : BJS Open. 3, 4, p. 429-435 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    Open Access
    Mosquito Nets
    Inguinal Hernia
    Developing Countries
    Chronic Pain
    Salvage Therapy
    Rectal Neoplasms

    Treatment of Uncomplicated Acute Diverticulitis Without Antibiotics: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

    Au, S. & Aly, E. H., Dec 2019, In : Diseases of the Colon & Rectum. 62, 12, p. 1533-1547 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Anti-Bacterial Agents
    Odds Ratio
    3 Citations (Scopus)

    'Watch and wait' in rectal cancer: summary of the current evidence

    On, J. & Aly, E. H., 30 Sep 2018, In : International Journal of Colorectal Disease. 33, 9, p. 1159-1168 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    Rectal Neoplasms
    Patient Selection
    Organ Preservation