Professor Dr Azlina Amir Abbas

AM (Mal), Adv.Dip.Med.Sci (Mal), MS Ortho (UM), MD (Can), MD (Canada), MS (Orth) (Mal)

 

Clinic Schedule and Appointment List

  • Mon 06/07
    Not Available
  • Tue 07/07
    Not Available
  • Wed 08/07
    Not Available
  • Thu 09/07
    09:30 - 11:30
  • Fri 10/07
    Not Available
  • Sat 11/07
    Not Available

 

Enquiry and Contact Details

 

 

The Doctor

Specialises in

 

 

Research and

Publications

  • 2020 Surface analysis of early retrieved polyethylene tibial inserts for both knees in total knee replacement
  • 2020 Elevated plasma and synovial fluid interleukin-8 and interleukin-18 may be associated with the pathogenesis of knee osteoarthritis
  • 2020 Femoral Neck Non-Union - A Biomechanical Solution with Valgus Sliding Subtrochanteric Osteotomy
  • 2020 Elevated plasma and synovial fluid IL-8 and IL-18 may be associated with the pathogenesis of knee Osteoarthritis
  • 2019 Factors determining the increased risk of falls in individuals with knee pain in the Malaysian Elders Longitudinal Research (MELoR) study
  • 2019 Uniaxial cyclic tensile stretching at 8% strain exclusively promotes tenogenic differentiation of human bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stromal cells
  • 2019 Actions needed for “Allergy in Asia-Pacific”
  • 2019 Ethnic differences in the prevalence, socioeconomic and health related risk factors of knee pain and osteoarthritis symptoms in older Malaysians
  • 2019 APSIC guidelines for the prevention of surgical site infections
  • 2019 Ethnic differences in the Prevalence, Socioeconomic and Health Related Risk Factors of Knee Pain and Osteoarthritis Symptoms in Older Malaysians
  • 2019 APSIC guidelines for the prevention of surgical site infections
  • 2019 Prevention of Prosthetic Joint Infections Guidelines
  • 2018 Vitamin D deficiency is associated with ethnicity and knee pain in a multi‐ethnic South‐East Asian nation: Results from Malaysian Elders Longitudinal Research (MEL oR)
  • 2018 Factors Influencing the Successful Isolation and Expansion of Aging Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells
  • 2018 Long-term wear failure analysis of uhmwpe acetabular cup in total hip replacement
  • 2018 Proceedings of the Second International Consensus Meeting on Musculoskeletal Infection
  • 2018 Finite element analysis for turbine foundation under static loading condition with different soil model
  • 2013 Orthopaedic Surgery at University Malaya: Past, Present & Future
  • 2013 Comprehensive Hip & Knee Textbook
  • 2013 Patient selection for total knee arthroplasty
  • 2013 Step by step of varus release in total knee arthroplasty
  • 2013 Surgical approaches for total hip arthroplasty
  • 2013 Postoperative care for total knee arthroplasty
  • 2012 Effect of Growth Differentiation Factor 5 on the Proliferation and Tenogenic Differentiation Potential of Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells in vitro
  • 2012 Human peripheral blood derived mesenchymal stem cells demonstrate similar characteristics and chondrogenic differentiation potential to bone marrow derived mesenchymal stem cells
  • 2009 Alendronate Enhances Osteogenic Differentiation of Bone Marrow Stromal Cells: A Preliminary Study
  • 2009 Red light of 647 nm enhances osteogenic differentiation in mesenchymal stem cells
  • 2019 Unconfined compression properties of a porous poly(vinyl alcohol)-chitosan-based hydrogel after hydration

 

Fellowships, Memberships &

Professional Affiliations

  • Fellowship in Hip Surgery (South Korea).
  • Chairperson for Selection for Postgraduate Orthopaedic Training Committee, Orthopaedic Specialty Committee.
  • Member of the National Orthopaedic Curriculum Committee.
  • Past President and Life Member, Malaysian Orthopaedic Association.
  • Life Member Asia Pacific Orthopaedic Association, Malaysian Association for the Study of Pain.
  • Committee member for Silent Mentor Programme, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya.
  • Volunteer, Limbs for Life Prosthesis Centre.
  • MBBS System Coordinator - Musculoskeletal, Department Of Orthopaedic Surgery, Faculty Of Medicine, 01-Apr-13 - 30-Jul-15.
  • Secretary of SYNAPSE Committee, Faculty Of Medicine, 07-Mar-13.
  • Member of Thesis Review Committee, Department Of Orthopaedic Surgery, Faculty Of Medicine, 25-Sep-12.
  • MBBS System Coordinator - Musculoskeletal system, Faculty Of Medicine, 01-Apr-11 - 31-Mar-13.
  • Overall Clinical Coordinator for Repeat MBBS Final Exams 2010, Faculty Of Medicine, 28-Oct-10 - 01-Nov-10.
  • Committee Member _ AJKK Sarjana Muda Perubatan dan Pembedahan (MBBS) - Department level, Department Of Orthopaedic Surgery, Faculty Of Medicine, 01-Jun-10.
  • MBBS Final Examination Coordinator , Department Of Orthopaedic Surgery, Faculty Of Medicine, 01-Nov-08 - 31-Dec-09.
  • Coordinator Phase 3A MBBS, Department Of Orthopaedic Surgery, Faculty Of Medicine, 01-Nov-08 - 31-Dec-09.
  • Coordinator for Masters Trainee Specialty Roster for Dept of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department Of Orthopaedic Surgery, Faculty Of Medicine, 09-Jun-08 - 31-Dec-14.

 

Awards and

Recognitions

 
  • Confocal Laser Scanning Microscopy and Atomic Force Microscopy Imaging of Growth Differentiation Factor 5-induced Human Bone Marrow-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells (hMSCs). Sik-Loo Tan, TS Ahmad, WM Ng, AM Merican, AA Abbas, L Selvaratnam, T Kamarul, Malaysian Orthopaedic Association, 2013.
  • Mahmood Merican Award - The Effects of Mesenchymal Stem Cell on Full-Thickness Defect of Articular Cartilage: A Laboratory Study on Animal Model. Terence Tay, T Kamarul, H Dashtdar, R Ali, A Abbas, Malaysian Orthopaedic Association, 2010.
  • Best Basic Science Poster Award - Glycos Amino Glycan Production of Mesenchymal Stem Cells in Monolayer and 3D Scaffold (PVA/chitosan). H Dashtdar, L Selvaratnam, A Abbas, T Kamarul, Malaysian Orthopaedic Association, 2010.
  • 27th ASEAN Orthopaedic Association Junior Travelling Fellowship, ASEAN Orthopaedic Association, 2009.
  • Silver Medal. Transformation of Waste - Chitin to a Novel Biomaterial Scaffold in the Treatment of Articular Cartilage Defects. Penyelidik: AA Abbas, T Kamarul Zaman, L Selvaratnam, Norimah Yusof, Lee Si Yuen. Ekspo Penyelidikan Rekacipta dan Inovasi 2009, Universiti Malaya, 2009.
  • Gold Medal. Irradiation Synthesis Of A Novel Porous 3-Dimensional Scaffold For Cartilage Tissue Engineering , 2009 International Exposition of Research and Invention of Institutions of Higher Learning, 2009.
  • Gold Medal. Human Blood-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells: A New Potential Cell Therapy to Repair Cartilage Defects. Penyelidik: T Kamarul Zaman, Chong Pan-Pan, L Selvaratnam, N Veera Sekaran, AA Abbas, Tai CC, T Sara, Azura Mansor, Quan Mun Theng Ekspo Penyelidikan Rekacopta dan Inovasi 2009, Universiti Malaya, 2009.
  • Special Award - Best in Cluster (Bioscience & Biotechnology). Human Blood-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells: A New Potential Cell Therapy to Repair Cartilage Defects. Penyelidik: T Kamarul Zaman, Chong Pan-Pan, L Selvaratnam, N Veera Sekaran, AA Abbas, Tai CC, T Sara, Azura Mansor, Quan Mun Theng. Ekspo Penyelidikan Rekacipta dan Inovasi 2009, Universiti Malaya, 2009.
  • Silver Medal. Human Amniotic Membrane for the Application of Clinical Tissue Engineering. Penyelidik: AA Abbas, Tan Sik Loo, Boo Lily, Chong Pan-Pan, Tai CC, Sofiah Sulaiman, L Selvaratnam, T Kamarul Zaman. Ekspo Penyelidikan Rekacipta & Inovasi 2009, Universiti Malaya, 2009, (UNIVERSITY)
  • Silver Medal. Chondrocyte-Alinate Construct, Potential Scaffold in Articular Cartilage Injury Transplantation: Bench to Bedside Research Success Story. Penyelidik: T Kamarul Zaman, AA Abbas. Sharaniza Ab-Rahim, Masjudin Tumin, L Selvaratnam. Ekspo Penyelidikan Rekacipta & Inovasi 2009, Universiti Malaya, 2009.
  • Silver Medal. A Novel Biomaterial: PVA-chitosan Based Hydrogel as a Scaffold in the Treatment of Articular Cartilage Defects Penyelidik: Tunku Kamarul Zaman Tunku Zainol Abidin, Lee Si Yuen, Norimah Yusof, Lakshmi Selvaratnam, Azlina Amir Abbas, International Invention,Innovation & Technology Exhibition 2008, 2008.
  • Bronze Medal for Project: Development of PVA/N,O-CM-chitosan Hydrogel Scaffold, Malaysia Technology Expo 2008 at PWTC, Kuala Lumpur (21-23th Febuary 2008), 2008.
  • Sijil Cemerlang, University Malaya, 2007.
  • Hadiah Latihan Cuti Belajar: Hip Fellowship at Chonnam National University Hwasun Hospital, Korea, University of Malaya, 2007.