Clinical Surgery

Ken Stewart

Research interests include auricular reconstruction and clinical outcome measures.

Mr Ken Stewart

Future Project

Continuing collaboration with centre for regenerative medicine in tissue engineering for auricular reconstruction.

Current Project

  • Patient reported outcome measures for auricular reconstruction.
  • Stem cell based tissue engineering for auricular reconstruction.
  • Clinical outcomes in otoplasty.
  • Clinical outcomes in paediatric burns.

Publications

  1. Szychta P, Stewart KJ. Comparison of cartilage scoring and cartilage sparing techniques in unilateral otoplasty: a ten-year experience. Ann Plast Surg. 2013 Nov;71(5):522-7.
  2. Al-Hadithy N, Mennie J, Magos T, Stewart K.Desire for post bariatric body contouring in South East Scotland. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2012 Oct 12. doi:pii: S1748-6815(12)00500-1. 10.1016/j.bjps.2012.08.041. [Epub ahead of print]
  3. Szychta P, Orfaniotis G, Stewart KJ. Revision otoplasty: an algorithm. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2012 Oct;130(4):907-16.
  4. Breugem CC, Stewart KJ, Kon M International trends in the treatment of microtia.. J Craniofac Surg. 2011 Jul;22(4):1367-9.
  5. Nelson L, Stewart KJ. Psychological morbidity and facial volume in HIV lipodystrophy: quantification of treatment outcome. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2012 Apr;65(4):439-47.
  6. Schaverien M, Moran G, Stewart K, Addison P. Activation of the masseter muscle during normal smile production and the implications for dynamic reanimation surgery for facial paralysis. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2011 Dec;64(12):1585-8.
  7. Kean J, Stewart KJ. Remodelling of the pinna in myxoid degeneration of the ear. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2010 Jul;63(7):e556-60. Epub 2009 Dec 22.
  8. Schaverien MV, Al-Busaidi S, Stewart KJ. Long-term results of posterior suturing with postauricular fascial flap otoplasty.J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2010 Sep;63(9):1447-51
  9. Nelson L, Stewart KJ.Early and late complications of Polyalkylamide gel (Bio-Alcamid)(R).J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2011 Mar;64(3):401-4. Epub 2010 Jul 16
  10. Rao P, Schaverien MV, Stewart KJ.Soft tissue management of children's open tibial fractures--a review of seventy children over twenty years. Ann R Coll Surg Engl. 2010 May;92(4):320-5.
  11. Chummun S, Addison P, Stewart KJ The osmotic tissue expander: A 5-year experience..J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2010 Dec;63(12):2128-32. Epub 2010 Feb 18
  12. Sullivan FM, Swan IR, Donnan PT, Morrison JM, Smith BH, McKinstry B, Davenport RJ, Vale LD, Clarkson JE, Hernandez R, Stewart K, Hammersley V, Hayavi S, McAteer A, Gray D, Daly F. A randomised controlled trial of the use of aciclovir and/or prednisolone for the early treatment of Bell's palsy: the BELLS study. Health Technol Assess. 2009 Oct;13(47):iii-iv, ix-xi 1-130.
  13. Nair S, Richardson EA, Thompson WR, Shortt NK, Stewart KJ. The influence of geography on uptake of plastic surgery services - analysis based on bilateral breast reduction data. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2010 Apr;63(4):666-72
  14. Nelson L, Stewart KJ. Plastic surgical options for HIV-associated lipodystrophy. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2008;61(4):359-65.
  15. Nelson L, Stewart KJ. Experience in the treatment of HIV-associated lipodystrophy. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2008;61(4):366-71
  16. Sullivan FM, Swan IR, Donnan PT, Morrison JM, Smith BH, McKinstry B, Davenport RJ, Vale LD, Clarkson JE, Hammersley V, Hayavi S, McAteer A, Stewart K, Daly F. Early treatment with prednisolone or acyclovir in Bell's palsy. N Engl J Med. 2007 Oct 18;357(16):1598-607.
  17. Nelson L, Fried M, Stewart K. The risks of surgery in HIV-infected patients. J Perioper Pract. 2007 Oct;17(10):470, 472-5, 478
  18. Mandal A, Bahia H, Ahmad T, Stewart KJ. Comparison of cartilage scoring and cartilage sparing otoplasty--A study of 203 cases.J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2006;59(11):1170-6.
  19. Stewart KJ, Stewart DA, Coghlan B, Harrison DH, Jones BM, Waterhouse N. Complications of 278 consecutive abdominoplasties. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2006;59(11):1152-5]
  20. Gaston MS, Amin A, Stewart KJ. Should plastic surgery experience be an integral part of orthopaedic and trauma surgical training? Med Educ. 2005 Mar;39(3):345.
  21. Stewart KJ, Ahmad T, Razzell RE, Watson AC. Altered speech following adenoidectomy: a 20 year experience.Br J Plast Surg. 2002 Sep;55(6):469-73.
  22. Anderson WD, Stewart KJ, Wilson Y, Quaba AA. Skin grafts for the salvage of degloved below-knee amputation stumps. Br J Plast Surg. 2002 Jun;55(4):320-3.
  23. Sciscio A, Stewart K, Grewal J, Mulhern M, Barlow R, Markey A, Joshi N. Periocular Mohs micrographic surgery: Results of a dual-site day-surgery service. Orbit. 2001 Sep;20(3):209-215.
  24. Stewart KJ, Tytherleigh-Strong G, Bharathwaj S, Quaba AA The soft tissue management of children's open tibial fractures.J R Coll Surg Edinb. 1999 Feb;44(1):24-30.
  25. Stewart KJ, Lvoff GO, White SA, Bonar SF, Walsh WR, Smart RC, Poole MD. Mandibular distraction osteogenesis: a comparison of distraction rates in the rabbit model. J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 1998 Feb;26(1):43-9.
  26. Tavakoli K, Stewart KJ, Poole MD. Distraction osteogenesis in craniofacial surgery: a review.Ann Plast Surg. 1998 Jan;40(1):88-99. Review. PMID: 9464706 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
  27. Nyam DC, Wilson RG, Stewart KJ, Farouk R, Bartolo DC. Island advancement flaps in the management of anal fissures.Br J Surg. 1995 Mar;82(3):326-8.
  28. Stewart KJ. A quantitative ultrastructural study of collagen fibrils in human skin, normal scars, and hypertrophic scars. Clin Anat. 1995;8(5):334-8.

Editorials

  • Stewart KJ, Wikstrom SO. Autologous Ear Reconstruction- Celebrating 50 Years. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2008 Nov 7.
  • Nelson L, Stewart KJ. HIV and the surgeon.J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2008;61(4):355-