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Peer-reviewed publications in scientific medical journals

Walker A, Awad Z, Tolley NS, Bradley P, Narula AA. International Journal of Healthcare Management. Accepted Oct 15. DOI 10.1080/20479700.2015.1125081. Non-clinical demands are pushing experienced UK surgeons out of the NHS.

Mahalingam S, Awad Z, Tolley NS, Khemani S. Clin Otolaryngol. Sep 2015. DOI: 10.1111/coa.12543. Ventilation tube insertion simulation: A literature review and validity assessment of five training models.

Awad Z, Tornanri C, Ahmed S, Tolley NS. Laryngoscope. 2015 Oct;125(10):2376-81. Construct Validity of cadaveric temporal bones for training and assessment in mastoidectomy

Awad Z, Hayden L, Muthuswamy K, Tolley NS. Clin Otolaryngol. 2015 Oct, 40, 456–461. Utilisation, reliability and validity of Clinical Evaluation Exercise in otolaryngology training.

Awad Z, Patel B, Hayden L, Sandhu G, Tolley NS. Clin Otolaryngol. 2015 Jun; 40: 269–273. Simulation in laryngology training; what should we invest in? Our experience with 64 porcine larynges and a literature review.

Awad Z, Hayden L, Muthuswamy K, Ziprin P, Darzi A, Tolley NS. Clin Otolaryngol. 2015;40:86-92. Utilisation and outcomes of Case-based discussion in otolaryngology training

Awad Z, Hayden L, Robson, A. K., Muthuswamy K, Tolley NS. Laryngoscope. 2015 Jun;125(6):1328-35. Reliability and Validity of Procedure Based Assessments in Otolaryngology Training

Awad Z, Sethukumar P, Taghi A, Tolley NS. Laryngoscope. 2015 Mar;125(3):539-43. Construct Validity of the Ovine Model in Endoscopic Sinus Surgery Training

Wong G, Awad Z, Phui Yee Wong, Wood S, Farrell R. Clin Otolaryngol, 2014 Dec;39(6):393-6. Clinical applicability of the Thy3a cytological category in thyroid nodules aspirates. Our experience in one hundred and fifty seven patients with Thy3 cytology.

Virk JS, Awad Z, Singh A, Khalil S. Clin Otolaryngol, 2014 Dec;39(6):379-84. Patient Expectations In Day Surgery Unit

Awad Z, Ahmad S, Taghi A, Ghufoor K, Wareing MJ, Patel N, Tolley NS. Otology and Neurotology. 2014 Dec;35(10):1813–1818. Feasibility of a synthetic temporal bone for training in mastoidectomy; face, content and concurrent validity

Awad Z, Touska P, Arora A, Tolley NS, Darzi A. Int forum allerg rhinol, 2014 Oct;4(10):851-8. Face and content validity of sheep heads in endoscopic rhinology training

Awad Z, The Otorhinolaryngologist. 2014; 7(3):183-184. Challenges to today’s otolaryngology trainee. The real shape of training

Awad Z, Hayden L, Muthuswamy K, Ziprin P, Darzi A, Tolley NS. Clin Otolaryngol. 2014 Jun;39(3):169-73. Does Direct Observation of Procedural Skills reflect trainee’s progress in Otolaryngology?

Virtual reality case-specific rehearsal in temporal bone surgery: a preliminary evaluation. Arora A, Khemani S, Awad Z, Darzi A, Singh S, Tolley NS, Int J Surgery. 2014; 12: 141-145

Arora A, Lau LY, Awad Z, Singh S, Darzi A, Tolley NS, Int J Surgery. 2014; 12: 87-94. Virtual reality simulation training in otolaryngology. A systematic review

Awad Z, Virk JS, Singh A, Clin Otolaryngol, 2014 Feb; 39(1): 74-75. Patient expectations in outpatient care

Touska P, Awad Z, Tolley NS. Laryngoscope. 2013 Jul;123(7):1598-601. Suitability of the ovine model for simulation training in rhinology

Awad Z, Bhattacharyya M, Jayaraj SM. Int J Surg. 2013;11(2):188-90. Anatomic margins of uncinectomy in endoscopic sinus surgery

Awad Z, Huins C, Pothier DD. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2012; 8. CD006987. Cochrane Review: Antivirals for idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss

Ujam A, Awad Z, Wong G, Tatla T, Farrell R. Ann R Coll Surg Eng, 2012; 94(5): 336-339. Safety trial of Floseal haemostatic agent in head and neck surgery

Ashraf N, Awad Z, Jayaraj SM. Clin Otolaryngol, 2012; 37(1); 71–75. Against the clock: estimating theatre time in ENT. Our experience in 1266 patients

Anwar M, Ferguson L, Awad Z, Ghufoor K. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol, 2012;269(1): 261-264. The impact of mixing surgical subspecialty patients on wound infection rates

O’Flynn P, Awad Z, Vaz FM, Kothari P. Clin Otolaryngol, 2010; 35(2); 139–142. Applications of flexible CO2 laser in head and neck surgery, the first UK experience

Awad Z, Khalil S, Maini S, Nunez DA. Ann R Coll Surg Eng, 2010; 92: 134-137. Is the UK contribution to published clinical otolaryngology research changing?

Awad Z, Salter V, Hunt D, Elmiyeh B, O’reilly B. Clin Otolaryngol, 2009; 34(5): 489-492. Audit of specifically designed adenotonsillectomy operation sheet

Awad Z, Pothier DD. J Laryngol Otol, 2009; 123: 243–244. A potential danger of flexible endoscopy sheaths: a detached tip and how to retrieve it.

Awad Z, Natt RS, Pothier DD. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (2008); 1. CD006987. Antivirals for idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss (Protocol)

Pothier DD, Awad Z. Clin Otolaryngol, 2007; 32(1): 42-46. Can we accurately interpret drawings of ears with retractions?

Awad Z. Natt RS, Pothier DD. Clin Otolaryngol, 2007; 32 (1) 58-59. Ishihara Plates on your hand held computer

Awad Z, Pothier DD. J Laryngol Otol, 2007 Jan; 121: 57–60. Management of Surgical Airway Emergencies by Junior ENT Staff

Pothier DD, Repanos C, Awad Z. Clin Otolaryngol, 2006; 31(4): 327-330. Analysing GP referral priorities: the unforeseen effect of “Choose and Book”

Pothier DD, Raghava N, Monteiro P, Awad Z. Clin Otolaryngol 2006 Apr; 31(2): 134–137. A randomised controlled trial: is water better than a standard lubricant in nasendoscopy?

Pothier DD, Awad Z, Tierney PA. J Laryngol Otol, 2006 Mar; 120(3): 222-5. Choose and Book in ENT: the GP perspective

Pothier DD, Awad Z, Whitehouse M, Porter GC. Clin Otolaryngol, 2005 Aug; 30 (4): 353-6. The use of lubrication in flexible fibreoptic nasendoscopy: a randomized controlled trial

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