Publications

1. Alqahtani AR, Elahmedi M, Alqahtani YA, Al-Darwish A. Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy After Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty: Technical Aspects and Short-Term Outcomes. 2019; DOI: 10.1007/s11695-019-04024-x
2. Alqahtani AR, Elahmedi M, Alqahtani YA, Al-Darwish A. Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty in 109 Consecutive Children and Adolescents With Obesity: Two-Year Outcomes of a New Modality. Am J Gastroenterol. 2019; DOI: 10.14309/ajg.0000000000000440.
3. Alqahtani AR, Al-Darwish A, Mahmoud AE, Alqahtani YA, Elahmedi M. Short-term outcomes of endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty in 1000 consecutive patients. Gastrointest Endosc. 2018. DOI: 10.1016/j.gie.2018.12.012
4. Alqahtani AR, Elahmedi M, Evidence Base for Multidisciplinary Care of Pediatric/Adolescent Bariatric Surgery Patients. Curr Obes Rep. 2017. DOI 10.1007/s13679-017-0278-3
5. Alqahtani AR, Elahmedi M, Alswat K, Arafah M, Fagih M, Lee J. Features of Non-alcoholic Steatohepatitis in Severely Obese Children and Adolescents undergoing Sleeve Gastrectomy. Surg Obes Relat Dis. DOI: 10.1016/j.soard.2017.04.005.
6. Alqahtani AR. Response to letter to the editor by Scheimann, Miller, and Glaze: Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy in Children and Adolescents with Prader-Willi Syndrome: A matched control study. Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2017 Feb;13(2):367.
7. Alqahtani AR, Elahmedi MO, Yousefan A, Al-Zuhair AR. 5-year Outcomes of 1-stage Gastric Band Removal and Sleeve Gastrectomy. Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2016 Dec;12(10):1769-1776.
8. Alqahtani AR, Elahmedi MO, Alqahtani AR, Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy in Children and Adolescents Younger than 14 Years of Age: Refuting the Concerns. Ann Surg. 2016 Feb;263(2):312-9.
9. Alqahtani AR, Elahmedi MO, Alqahtani AR, Lee J, Butler MG. Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy in Children and Adolescents with Prader-Willi Syndrome: A Matched Control Study. Surg Obes Rel Dis. 2016 Jan;12(1):100-10.
10. Alqahtani AR, Elahmedi M. Pediatric bariatric surgery: the clinical pathway. Obes Surg. 2015 May; 25(5):910-21.
11. Al-Salem AH, Zamakhshary M, Al Mohaidly M, Al-Qahtani A, Abdulla MR, Naga MI: Congenital Morgagni’s Hernia: A National Multicenter Study. J Pediatr Surg. 2014 Apr;49(4):503-7.
12. Alqahtani A, Elahmedi M, Alqahtani A. Comorbidity Resolution in Morbidly Obese Children and Adolescents Undergoing Sleeve Gastrectomy. Surgery for Obesity and Related Disease. 2014;10(5):842-50
13. Alqahtani A, Elahmedi M, Alqahtani YA. Bariatric Surgery in Monogenic & Syndromic Forms of Obesity. Semin Pediatr Surg. 2014 Feb;23(1):37-42.
14. Alqahtani A, Elahmedi M, Alamri H, Mohammed R, Darwish F, Ahmed AM. Laparoscopic Removal of Poor Outcome Gastric Banding with Concomitant Sleeve Gastrectomy. Obes Surg. 2013 Jun;23(6):782-7.
15. Alqahtani A, Alamri H, Elahmedi M, Mohammed R. Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy in adult and pediatric
obese patients: a comparative study. Surg Endosc. 2012 Nov ; 26(11):3094-100.
16. Alqahtani A, Antonisamy B, Alamri H, Elahmedi M, Zimmerman VA. Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy in 108 obese children and adolescents aged 5 to 21 years. Ann Surg. 2012 Aug; 256(2):266-73.
17. Alqahtani A. Robotic gastric banding in children and adolescents: a comparative study. Surg Endosc. 2011 Nov;25(11):3647-51.
18. Al-Rabeeah A, Zamakhshary M, Al-Namshan M, Al-Jadaan S, Alshaalan H, Al-Qahtani A, Alassiri I; Kingdom of Humanity team for conjoined twins separation. Hepatobiliary anomalies in conjoined twins. J Pediatric Surg. 2011 May;46(5):888-92.
19. Alqahtani A, Al-Salem AH. Laparoscopic-assisted versus open repair of Morgagni hernia in infants and children. Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech. 2011 Feb;21(1):46-9.
20. Al-Qahtani A, Al-Salem A. Robotic-assisted heller’s myotomy for two children with allgrove’s syndrome. Journal of Pediatric Surgical Specialties. 2015;1(1)
21. Musaiger AO, Al Hazzaa HM, Al-Qahtani A, Elati J, Ramadan J, Aboulella NA, Mokhtar N, Kilani HA. Strategy to combat obesity and to promote physical activity in Arab countries.Diabetes Metab Syndr Obes. 2011;4:89-97.
22. Alqahtani A. Laparoscopic-assisted sigmoid resection for colonic ectasia in a neonate. J Pediatr Surg. 2010 Aug;45(8):1714-6.
23. Al-Hozaim O, Al-Maary J, AlQahtani A, Zamakhshary M. Laparoscopic-assisted anorectal pull-through for anorectal malformations: a systematic review and the need for standardization of outcome reporting. J Pediatr Surg. 2010 Jul;45(7):1500-4.
24. Alqahtani A, Albassam A, Zamakhshary M, Shoukri M, Altokhais T, Aljazairi A, Alzahim A, Mallik M, Alshehri
A. Robot-assisted pediatric surgery: how far can we go? World J Surg. 2010 May;34(5):975-8.
25. Takrouri MS, Al-Qahtani A, Ali AM, Al Shakweer W, Kalou MM, Radwan SM. Management of neonatal massive anterior mediastinal teratoma–a case report. Middle East J Anesthesiol. 2009 Oct;20(3):461-4.
26. Mallick MS, Alqahtani A. Laparoscopic-assisted repair of Morgagni hernia in children. J Pediatr Surg. 2009 Aug;44(8):1621-4.
27. Alqahtani A. Thoracoscopic-assisted central line placement for a thrombosed superior vena cava. J Pediatr Surg. 2008 Jul;43(7):1405-7.
28. Al Tokhais T, Zamakhshary M, Aldekhayel S, Mandora H, Sayed S, AlHarbi K, Alqahtani A. Thoracoscopic repair of tracheoesophageal fistulas: a case-control matched study. J Pediatr Surg. 2008 May;43(5):805-9.
29. Al-Bassam A, Saquib Mallick M, Al-Qahtani A, Al-Tokhais T, Gado A, Al-Boukai A, Thalag A, Alsaadi
M. Thoracoscopic division of vascular rings in infants and children. J Pediatr Surg. 2007 Aug;42(8):1357-61.
30. Al-Qahtani A. Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding in adolescent: safety and efficacy. J Pediatr Surg. 2007 May;42(5):894-7.
31. Mallick MS, Al-Qahtani A, Al-Bassam A. Laparoscopic appendectomy is a favorable alternative for complicated appendicitis in children. Pediatr Surg Int. 2007 Mar;23(3):257-9.
32. Almaramhi H, Al-Qahtani A. Traumatic pediatric bile duct injury: nonoperative intervention as an alternative to surgical intervention. J Pediatr Surg. 2006 May;41(5):943-5.
33. Al-Qahtani A, Almaramhi H. Minimal access surgery in neonates and infants. J Pediatr Surg. 2006 May;41(5):910-3.
34. Mallick MS, Al-Qahtani A, Al-Saadi MM, Al-Boukai AA. Thoracoscopic treatment of pulmonary hydatid cyst in a child. J Pediatr Surg. 2005 Dec;40(12):e35-7.
35. Al-Qahtani A, Yazbeck S, Rosen NG, Youssef S, Mayer SK. Lengthening technique for long gap esophageal atresia and early anastomosis. J Pediatr Surg. 2003 May;38(5):737-9.
36. Al-Qahtani A, Di Lorenzo M, Yazbeck S. Endobronchial tumors in children: Institutional experience and literature review. J Pediatr Surg. 2003 May;38(5):733-6.
37. Al Qahtani A, Satin R, Stern J, Gordon PH. Investigative modalities for massive lower gastrointestinal bleeding. World J Surg. 2002 May;26(5):620-5.
38. Alqahtani A, Yazbeck S, Dubois J, Garel L. Percutaneous embolization of varicocele in children: A Canadian experience. J Paediatric Surg. 2002 May;37(5):783-5.
39. Alqahtani A, Yazbeck S, Dubois J, Garel L. Percutaneous embolization of varicocele in children: A Canadian experience. J Paediatric Surg. 2002 May;37(5):783-5
40. Alqahtani A, Yazbeck S, Dubois J, Garel L. Percutaneous embolization of varicocele in children: A Canadian experience. J Paediatric Surg. 2002 May;37(5):783-5
41. Alqahtani A, Nguyen LT, Flageole H, Shaw K, Laberge JM. 25 years’ experience with lymphangiomas in children. J Pediatr Surg. 1999 Jul;34(7):1164-8.