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PROF. DR. AZAD HASSAN BIN ABDUL RAZACK

Department of Surgery
Faculty of Medicine
 
  +603-79492070
  +603-79586360
  azad@um.edu.my
 Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, W.Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
 
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BIBLIOMETRIC DATA


 Total Articles in Publication List  150
 Articles With Citation Data  132
 Sum of the Times Cited   701
 Average Citations per Article   5.31
 h-index   12
 Co-authors   Collaboration Network
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ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).



PROFESSIONAL
(Organisation), (Role), (Year), (Level).


  • SOCIETY OF INTERNATIONAL UROLOGIST, Member, 2007, (International)
  • MALAYSIAN UROLOGICAL ASSOCIATION, President, 2008 to 2010, (National)
  • Malaysian Urological Association, Chartered Surveyor, Uk, 2008 to 2010, (National)
  • COLLEGE OF SURGEONS OF MALAYSIA, Member, 2009, (National)
  • European Association of Urology, Member, 2010 to 2011, (International)
  • MALAYSIAN UROLOGICAL FOUNDATION, Chairman, 2012, (National)
  • International Journal of Urology, Member Of Editorial Board, 2013 to 2014, (International)
  • International Journal of Urology, Editorial Board Member, 2015 to 2016, (International)
  • European Association of Urology (EAU), Membership, 2015 to 2015, (International)
  • Certificate and Expert Course in Urodynamics, Committee Members, 2015 to 2015, (International)
  • BMC Cancer, Reviewer, 2015, (International)

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role), (Level), (Start date),(End Date).


  • Head of Department, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, 01/08/2018 to 30/01/2019
  • Head of Department, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, 01/02/2017 to 31/07/2018
  • Deputy Dean of Development, Dean's Office, Faculty of Medicine, 01/08/2014 to 31/08/2016
  • Deputy Dean of Development, Dean's Office, Faculty of Medicine, 01/07/2014 to 31/07/2014
  • Deputy Dean of Development, Dean's Office, Faculty of Medicine, 01/04/2013 to 30/06/2014
  • Head of Department, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, 01/09/2009 to 01/05/2011
  • Head of Department, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, 01/09/2007 to 31/08/2009
  • Head of Department, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, 01/09/2006 to 31/08/2007
  • Chairman, University Malaya, 14/03/2018 to 30/01/2019 (Chairman of UMSC MDAC)

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).


  • Urology (Neuro-urology)
  • Urology
  • Medical and Health Sciences, Clinical Medicine


RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).


Article in Academic Journals

2016
  • Huri HZ, Mat Sanusi ND, Razack AHA, Mark R. (2016). Association of psychological factors, patients' knowledge and management among patients with erectile dysfunction. Patient Preference and Adheranace, 10 (807-823) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Cheong AT, Lee PY, Ng CJ, Lee YK, Ong TA, Khatijah LA, Azad HAR. 2016. Doctors’ Approaches to Decision Support in Counseling Patients with Localized Prostate Cancer: An Asian Perspective. Sains Malaysiana 45(6)(2016): 941–947. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Retnagowri Rajandram , Teng Aik Ong, Azad Razack, Bryce MacIver, Mark Zeidel, and Weiqun Yu (2016). Intact urothelial barrier function in a mouse model of ketamine induced voiding dysfunction. APJ- Renal Physiology 310: F885-F894 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • R Rajandram 1-4, AHA Razack 1-3, KL Ng 1,4, C Morais 4 and GC Gobe 4 (2016). Decreased Expression of Inhibitor of Caspase-Dependent DNase (ICAD) in Renal Cell Carcinoma Tissue Microarray of Human Samples. Journal of Kidney Cancer and VHL. Accepted - in press (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2015
  • Lee YK, Lee PY, Cheong AT, Ng CJ, Khatijah LA, Ong TA, Azad HAR. 2015. To Share or Not to Share: Malaysian Healthcare Professionals' Views on Localized Prostate Cancer Treatment Decision Making Roles. PLoS ONE 10:e0142812 (ISI-Indexed)

2014
  • R Rajandram, 5, NY Yap, J Pailoor, AHA Razack, KL Ng, TA Ong,C Morais and GC Gobe (2014). Tumor necrosis factor receptor-associated factor-1(TRAF-1) expression is increased in renal cell carcinoma patient serum but decreased in cancer tissue compared with normal: potential biomarker-significance.Pathology, 2014, 46(6): 518-522. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Myocardial injury after noncardiac surgery: a large, international, prospective cohort study establishing diagnostic criteria, characteristics, predictors, and 30-day outcomes. Anesthesiology. 2014 Mar;120(3):564-78 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Jasmine Lim, Nirmala Bhoo-Pathy, Selvalingam Sothilingam, Rohan Malek, Murali Sundram, Badrul Hisham Bahadzor, Teng Aik Ong, Keng Lim Ng, Sivaprakasam Sivalingam, Azad Hassan Abdul Razack Ethnicity Is an Independent Determinant of Age- Specific PSA Level: Findings from a Multiethnic Asian Setting PLOS ONE, August 2014 | Volume 9 | Issue 8 | e104917 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Hasniza Zaman Huri, Tee Lian Choo, Che Zuraini Sulaiman, Raymond Mark, Azad Hassan Abdul Razack Oral drug treatments in patients with erectile dysfunction and multiple comorbidities: a retrospective observational study. BMJ Open 2014;4:e005381. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2014- 005381 (ISI-Indexed)

2013
  • Ho,C.C,Seong,P.K., Zainuddin Z.M., Manaf, M.R.A., Parameswaran, M., Razack, A.H.A. 2013. Retrospective study of predictors of bone metastasis in prostate cancer cases 14(5):3289-92 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Jayapalan, J. J., Ng, K. L., Shuib, A. S., Razack, A. H. A. and Hashim, O. H. (2013) Urine of patients with early prostate cancer contains lower levels of light chain fragments of inter-alpha-trypsin inhibitor and saposin B but increased expression of an inter-alpha-trypsin inhibitor heavy chain 4 fragment. Electrophoresis, 34, 1663-1669. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Fatimah Ibrahim, Tee Chee Sian, Kuppusamy Shanggar, Azad Hass an Razack Muslim Prayer Movements as an Alternative Therapy in the Treatment of Erectile Dysfunction: a Preliminary Study Journal of Physical Therapy Science 2013;25(9):1087- 91 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Impact of Applied Progressive Deep Muscle Relaxation Training on Level of Depression, Anxiety and Stress Among Prostate Cancer Patients: A Quasi Experimental Study Isa MR, Moy FM, Razack AH, Zainuddin ZM, Zainal NZ Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention 2013;14(4):2237-42 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Isa M.R., Moy F.M., Razack AH, Zainuddin M.Z., Zainal N.Z.2013. Anxiety Status and its Relationship with General Health Related Quality of Life among Prostate Cancer Patients in Two University Hospitals in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Iranian Journal of Public Health 42 (3):240-8 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mohamad-Rodi Isa, Foong Ming Moy, Azad-Hassan Abdul Razack, Zulkifli Md. Zainuddin, Nor-Zuraida Zainal. 2013. Impact of applied progressive deep muscle relaxation training on the health related quality of life among prostate cancer patients � A quasi experimental trial.Preventive Medicine. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ypmed.2013.02.011.In Press, Available online 27 February 2013 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yap NY, Ng KL, Ong TA, Pailoor J, Gobe GC, Ooi CC, Razack AH, Dublin N, Morais C, Rajandram R. Evaluation of clinical prognostic factors and survival outcome of Renal Cell Carcinoma patients -a Malaysian single centre perspective.2013. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2013;14(12):7497-500. (ISI-Indexed)

2012
  • Yet Hoi Hong, Norman Dublin, Azad Hassan Razack, Mustafa Ali Mohd, Ruby Husain. Urinary Metabolic Evaluation of Stone Formers - a Malaysian Perspective (ISI-Indexed)
  • Jayapalan, J. J., Ng, K. L., Razack, A. H. A. and Hashim, O. H. (2012) Identification of potential complementary serum biomarkers to differentiate prostate cancer from benign prostatic hyperplasia using gel- and lectin-based proteomics analyses. Electrophoresis, 33, 1855-1862. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mohamad, R. I., Moy, F. M., Azad Hassan, A. R., Zulkifli, M. Z., & Nur Zuraida, Z. (2012). General Health Related Quality of Life and its Associated Factors among Prostate Cancer Patients in Two Tertiary Medical Centers in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: A Cross-sectional Study. Asian Pacific J Cancer Prev 13(12), 1-4. (ISI-Indexed)

2011
  • Azad HA Razack.2011 Urology in Asia - Malaysia. International Journal of Urology 18(10):684-5 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mirsaed Miri Nargesi1, Patimah Ismail1, Azad Hassan Abdul Razack, Parvin Pasalar, Ali Nazemi, Sima Attaollahi Oshkoor1, Peyman Amini1. Linkage between Prostate Cancer Occurrence and Y-Chromosomal DYS Loci in Malaysian Subjects. Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention, Vol 12, 2011 (ISI-Indexed)
  • MK Gill, AF Hussain, AHA Razack, MK Seong. Imaging findings of a primary bladder maltoma. British Journal of Radiology 2011 (ISI-Indexed)
  • NG KL, Sathiyanathan JR, Dublin N, Razack AH, Lee G. 2011 Cyst adenocarcinoma of prostate: A case report JUMMEC 2011 14(1) (SCOPUS-Indexed)

2010
  • Yet Hoi Hong, Norman Dublin, Azad Hassan Razack, Mustafa Ali Mohd, Ruby Husain Twenty Four Hour and Spot Urine Metabolic Evaluations: Correlations and Agreements. Urology 2009 Accepted for Publication (ISI-Indexed)
  • Organ transplants: ethical, social and religious issues in a multi-cultural society. Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health 2009 Accepted for publication (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • K Shanggar, MZ Zulkifli, AH Razack, N Dublin. Granulomatous Prostatitis: A Reminder to Clinicians. Medical Journal of Malaysia 2010;65(1):21-22 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2008
  • Htun TH, Dublin N, Parameswaran M, Razack AH, Chua CB Chronic Myeloid Leukemia Presenting As Priaspm - How Should We Treat? JUMMEC 2008;11(1):27-9 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2007
  • Razack AH Bacillus Calmette-Guerrin and Bladder Cancer Asian J Surgery 2007;30(4):302-9 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Razack AH Editorial - Healthy Life Styles JUMMEC 2007:10(1):1 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Shanggar K, Muhilan P, Dublin N, Lee EGG, Razack AH An unusual Presentation of a Rare Rhabdomyosarcoma of Urinary Bladder and Prostate. JUMMEC 2007;10(2):57-59 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2005
  • Quek KF, Chua CB, Razack AH, Low WY, Loh CS Construction of the Mandarian Version of the International Prostate Symptom Score Inventory in Assessing Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms in a Malaysian Population International Journal of Urology 2005;12(1):39-45 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

2004
  • Tan SP, Bux SI, Kumar G, Razack AH, Chua CB, Lee SH, Liew WF, Tan SY, "Evaluation of live renal donors with three-dimensional contrast enhanced magnetic resonance angiography in comparison to catheter angiography", 2004, Transplant Proc, Vol. 26, pg. 1914-6 
  • Quek KF, Razack AH, Chua CB, Low WY, Loh CS Effect of Treating Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms on Anxiety, Depression and Psychiatric Morbidity: a one year study. Int J Urol 2004;11(10):848-55 (ISI-Indexed)

2002
  • Quek KF, Low WY, Razack AH, Loh CS, Chua CB , "Reliability and validity of the Malay version of the International Prostate Symptom Score in the Malaysian population. ", 2002, Vol. 167, no. 3, pg. 1359-62 

2001
  • Quek KF, Loh CS, Low WY, Razack AH , "Quality of Life assessment before and after transurethral resection of the prostate in patients with lower urinary tract symptoms. ", 2001, World J Urol, Vol. 19, no. 5, pg. 358-64 

2000
  • Quek KF, Low WY, Razack AH, Loh CS , "Psychological effects of treatment for lower urinary tract symptoms. ", 2000, BJU Int, Vol. 86, no. 6, pg. 630-3 

1999
  • Moosa F, Abdullah BJJ, Kumar G, Razack A, Loh CS , \"MR urography in the assessment of renal tract obstruction\" Asia Oceania Journal of Radiology 1999, Vol. 3, no. 3 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
Proceeding

2015
  • Ong TA, Lee PY, Ng CJ, Lee YK, Abdullah KL, Cheong AT, Abdul Razack AH. Impact and needs of prostate cancer survivors in a country with low incidence of prostate cancer. BJU Int. 2015. 116(Supp 1), pg 6. (ISI-Indexed)

2014
  • Chirk Jenn Ng, Ping Yein Lee, Ai Theng Cheong, Yew Kong Lee, Teng Aik Ong, Azah Hassan Razack. 2014. Factors influencing decision-making in men with early prostate cancer: Malaysian healthcare professionals' perspectives. Malaysian Family Physician, Volume 9 Supplement 1: 45. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Cheong AT, Lee PY, Ng CJ, Khatijah LA, Lee YK, Ong TA, Azad HA Razack. 2014. PP026 Doctors' approach to decision support in counselling patients with prostate cancer. Malaysian Family Physician, Volume 9 Supplement 1: 44. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Yew Kong Lee, Ping Yein Lee, Ai Theng Cheong, Chirk Jenn Ng, Khatijah Lim Abdullah, Teng Aik Ong, & Azad Hassan bin Abdul Razack. 2014. P2-12 Who Makes The Decision? Malaysian Health Care Professionals� Views On Prostate Cancer Treatment. Med Decis Making 2014 34: E34. (ISI-Indexed)
Extended Abstract

2014
  • R Rajandram, NY Yap, J Pailoor, AHA Razack, KL NG, C Morais and G Gobe. 2014. Investigation of tumour necrosis factor receptor-associated factor 1 expression in renal cell carcinoma from a single asian centre. BJU International volume 113, Supplement 4 : 51-137 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • NY Yap, KL Ng, TA Ong, J Pailoor, AHA Razack, G Gobe, C Morais and R Rajandram. 2014. Clinical data as prognostic tools in the management of renal cell carcinoma (RCC). BJU International volume 113, Supplement 4 : 51 137 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

2013
  • NY Yap, R Rajandram, J Pailoor, AHA Razack, TA Ong, KL Ng, C Morais and G Gobe. 2013. Evaluating the characteristics of newly diagnosed Renal Cell Carcinoma to improve patient outcome. 18 (suppl. 1):34. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Rajandram R, NY Yap, J Pailoor, AHA Razack, KL NG, G Gobe C Morais (2013). Molecular Characteristics of Renal Cell Carcinoma- a study using TRAF1 and Malaysian patient cohort. Nephrology 18(suppl 1.) p47 (ISI-Indexed)

AREAS OF RESEARCH
(Project title), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Level), (Source).


  • Robotic-a ssisted percutaneous access Interventional, non-randomized, open-label, non-comparative and First-in-Man Study, Principal Investigator(PI), 2018 - 2018, International Funding, (International)
  • Development Of Tests To Distinguish Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia From Prostate Cancer, Consultant, 2017 - 2019, Research Officer Grant Scheme (ROGS), (National)
  • The use o f fully interactive digital human anatomy atlas in teaching anatomy - pilot study, Principal Investigator(PI), 2017 - 2018, International Funding, (International)
  • Establishing the role of histone H3 lysine 27(H3K27) demethylases in renal cell carcinoma and bladder cancers invasiveness and progression, Consultant, 2017 - 2019, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), (National)
  • A Phase I V Interventional Safety, Efficacy and Quality of Life Study of ELIGARD in Prostate Cancer Patients in Asia (ELIGANT), Principal Investigator(PI), 2016 - 2019, International Funding, (International)
  • Renal Stone Profile: Clinical And Dietary Correlates In The Calculi Formation, Consultant, 2015 - 2017, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG) - AFR (Frontier Science), (University)
  • Prostatic artery embolisation: Treatment of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, Consultant, 2015 - 2017, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG) - HTM (Wellness), (University)
  • A multi-centre, prospective, longitudinal registry of patients with prostate cancer in Asia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2015 - 2020, International Funding, (International)
  • Evaluation Of Urokinase Plasminogen Activator Receptor, Cytokines And Chemokines In Kidney Stone Diseases Pre And Post-percutaneous Nephrolithotomy (pcnl), Consultant, 2014 - 2016, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG) - AFR (Frontier Science), (University)
  • Prevalence Of Human Papillomavirus (hpv) Genotypes In Prepubertal Boys In Malaysia, Consultant, 2013 - 2015, Bantuan Kecil Penyelidikan (BKP), (National)
  • Traf1 And Nf-kb : Understanding And Evaluating The Molecular Mechanisms And Therapeutic Potential In Renal Cell Carcinoma, Consultant, 2013 - 2016, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG) - HTM (Wellness), (University)
  • Urinary Tract And Liver Injury From Long Term Oral Ketamine And Its Reversibility In A Rat Model., Consultant, 2012 - 2015, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG) - HTM (Wellness), (University)
  • Caspase-8 and TRAF1 as biomarkers of progression of Renal Cell Carcinomas, Co-Investigator, 2012 - 2013, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), (National)
  • Caspase-8 and TRAF1 as biomarkers of progression of Renal Cell Carcinomas, Co-Investigator, 2011 - 2012, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), (National)
  • Testosterone replacement in management of erectile dysfunction, Principal Investigator(PI), 2008 - 2009, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), (National)
  • PSA and prostate cancer, Others, 2007 - 2009, , (National)
  • Prostate cancer - proteomic and genomics
  • BCG and Bladder Cancer

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
(Name of Award), (Awarding Institution), (Year Awarded), (Level).


  • Excellence Service Award, University Malaya, 2016, (University)
  • Khidmat Setia 20 Award, 2013
  • Excellence Service Award, University Malaya, 2009, (University)
  • Certificate of Excellent Service, University Malaya, 2007, (University)
  • Excellence Service Award, University Malaya, 2006, (University)
  • Excellence Service Award, University Malaya, 2003, (University)

PRESENTATIONS
(Title), (Event), (Date Presented), (Organiser), (Level).


INVITED SPEAKER
  • Does Confusion Continue to Surround Catheter Care, 38th Congress of SIU, 2018-10-04 to 2018-10-07, SIU, (International)

SUPERVISION


POST GRADUATE STUDENT
(Name of Degree), (Name of Candidates), (Title of Thesis), (Academic Session)

Completed
  • Master Degree, Kok Meng Sum, Factors affecting changes in serum sodium, pottasium, and osmolality in patients undergoing transurethral procedures., 2008/2009
  • Master Degree, Yeap Chee Loong, SEXTANT VS VOLUME BASED EXTENDED TRUS PROSTATE BIOPSY - AN EXPERIENCE IN UMMC, 2005/2006
  • Master Degree, Ng Kim Lim, CAUSES AND SIGNIFICANCE OF HAEMATURIA IN ADULTS IN UMMC, 2004/2005
  • Master Degree, Alizan Mohd Khalil, Review of Percutaneus Nephrolithotomy (PCNL) performed in UMMC, 1998/1999
  • Master Degree, Muhammad Afzal, REVIEW OF BLADDER CANCER IN UMMC, 1997/1998
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Quek Kia Fatt, Quality of Life Assessment in Patients With Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms, 1997/1998
  • Master Degree, Thi Ha Htun, REVIEW OF RENAL CANCERS IN UMMC, 1997/1998

Ongoing
  • Master Degree, Raymond Yii Shi Liang, Repeat TRUS guided prostate biopsy: Does it provide any clinical benefit in patients with PSA level of 4-10ng/ml, 2015/2016
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Shanggar A/l Kuppusamy, STUDY ON THE ROLE OF CYP450 GENE POLYMORPHISMS, FREQUENCY OF TMPRSS2/ERG FUSION AND THEIR ASSOCIATIONS WITH HORMONAL AND IGF PROFILES IN THE RISK OF PROSTATE CANCER DEVELOPMENT IN MULTIETHNIC MALAYSIAN AND WESTERN POPULATIONS., 2011/2012
  • Master Degree, Prevathe A/p Ponniah, Ethnic variation in genetics and prostate cancer, 2010/2011
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Jaime Jacqueline A/p Jayapalan, Application Of Lectin In The Study Of Prostate Cancer, 2010/2011