Brief Profile
Lukman O. Abdur-Rahman was born on 6th June 1970.

After completing his secondary and Higher School education with distinctions, he proceeded to the Medical School of University of Ilorin in 1988.  He graduated in 1995 with the MB.BS degree. He had the rotational internship at the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital between July 1995 and June 1996 and thereafter participated in the National Youth Service Corps in Ibeju-Lekki LGA, Lagos State with honours award in June 1997. He had his Postgraduate Residency Training in Paediatric Surgery in record time, between April 1998 and October 2004 with the award of the Fellowship of West African College of Surgeons (FWACS).  He had post Fellowship training in Minimal Access Surgery at the Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Kochi, India and was a clinical observer at the King’ College Hospital, London, UK in 2009.  He has attended many training programs, workshops and seminars on Medical education, Neonatal surgery, Safe community, Pain and Palliative care, Disaster management, Biomedical Ethics and Research.
He was appointed Lecturer I at the University of Ilorin in October 2005. He was promoted to Senior Lecturer status in October 2009. He is a Consultant Paediatric Surgeon to the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Ilorin, Nigeria.
He has held some professional and administrative positions both within and outside the University of Ilorin. He is the Director of the Centre for Injury Research and Safety Promotion of the University of Ilorin Teaching hospital and the National Coordinator for the free donation of prostheses to amputees on behalf of the Limbless People Association International Nigeria.
He has over 35 published scientific articles- in the field of Surgery with special interest in Paediatric surgery and trauma in reputable national and international journals.
He is happily married with children.

Membership of Learned& Professional Societies:
Member, Nigeria Medical Association (NMA); Medical and Dental Consultants Association of Nigeria (MDCAN); Association of Paediatric Surgeons of Nigeria (APSON), Pan-African Paediatric Surgical Associations (PAPSA), British Association of Paediatric Surgeons (BAPS), Society for the Study of Pain Nigeria (SSPN), International Society for Violence and Injury Prevention (ISVIP), Injury Prevention Initiative for Africa (IPIFA), International Society for Childhood and Adolescent Injury Prevention (ISCAIP).
Office: Department of Surgery, Faculty of Clinical Sciences, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria.
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Phone No: +234-803-3916138
 

 

 


His Publications are:


  1. Solagberu BA, Abdur-Rahman LO. Improved Outcome of Fracture Treatment by Early Operative Reduction: Result of a surgical audit, Nigerian J Surg Research 2000; 2: 114- 122. Published by Surgical Research Society, Zaria, Nigeria. Publication is available online at http:www.ajol.info
  2. Solagberu BA, Adekanye AO, Ofoegbu CPK, Kuranga SA, Udoffa US, Abdur-Rahman LO, Odelowo EOO. Clinical Spectrum of Trauma at University Teaching Hospital in Nigeria. European J Trauma 2002; 6: 365- 369. Published by Urban and Vogel, Springer, Berlin/Heidelberg. Website: http:www.europeantrauma.net
  3. Adigun IA, Kuranga SA, Abdul-Rahman LO. Grinding Machine: friend or foe. West Afr J Med 2002; 21: 338- 340. Published by  the West African College of Physicians and the West African College of Surgeons, Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria. Website: www.wacs_coac.org Publication is available online at www.ajol.info
  4. Adigun IA, Ayorinde RO, Buhari MO, Olatunji AA, Abdul-Rahman LO. Metastatic Neurofibromatosis in a Nigerian Patient with von Recklinghausen’s disease.  Nigerian J surg 2003; 9: 60- 62. Published  by Nigerian Surgical Research Society, Ibadan, Nigeria.
  5. Solagberu BA, Kuranga SA, Adekanye AO, Ofoegbu CPK, , Udoffa US, Abdur-Rahman LO, Taiwo JO. Preventable Trauma Deaths in a Country without Emergency Medical Services. Afr J Trauma 2003; 1: 37-42. Published by African Journal of Trauma  Website: www.afrtrauma.com
  6. Solagberu BA, Adekanye AO, Ofoegbu CPK, Udoffa US, Abdur-Rahman LO, Taiwo JO. Epidemiology of Trauma Deaths West Afr J Med 2003; 22: 177- 181. Published  by the West African College of Physicians and the West African College of Surgeons, Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria. Website: www.wacs_coac.org  Publication is available online at www.ajol.info
  7. Adeniran JO, Abdur-Rahman LO, Bolaji BO: One stage correction of imperforate anus in males with intermediate anomalies (preliminary results). Niger J Surg Research 2004; 6: 11-13. Published by Surgical Sciences Research Society,Zaria, Nigeria. Publication is available online at http:www.ajol.info
  8. Adeniran JO, Abdur-Rahman LO, Nasir AA. Mesenteric cysts presenting with acute intestinal obstruction. Sahel Med. Journal 2004; 7: 39-41. Published by Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, Nigeria.
  9. Adigun IA, Abdur-rahman LO Necrotising fasciitis in a plastic unit: a report of ten patients from Ilorin. Niger J Surg Research 2004;6:21-24.  Published  by Surgical Sciences Research Society, Zaria. Publication is available online at http:www.ajol.info 
  10. Adeniran JO, Abdur-Rahman LO: one stage correction of intermediate imperforate anus in males. Paediatr Surg Inter 2005; 21: 88-90. Published by Springer, Berlin/ Heidelberg. The original publication is available online at http://springerlink.com.
  11. Abdur- Rahman LO, Yusuf AS, Adeniran JO, Taiwo JO. Childhood Intussusception in Ilorin: A revisit. Afr J Paediatr Surg 2005; 2: 4-7. Published by Medknow Publications Pvt Ltd, Mumbai, India.  Publication is available online at http:www.ajol.info   website: afrjpaedsurg.org
  12. Abdur-Rahman LO, Adeniran JO, Adesiyun O.  Spontaneous Neonatal Gastric Perforation: case report and review of the literature. Afr J Paediatr Surg 2005; 2: 35-36. Published by Medknow Publications Pvt Ltd, Mumbai,India.  Publication is available online at http:www.ajol.info ; afrjpaedsurg.org 
  13. Adeniran JO, Taiwo JO, Abdur-Rahman LO. Salmonella intestinal perforation: (27 perforation in one patient, 14 perforations in another) Are the goal post changing? J Indian Association Pediatr Surgeons. 2005; 10: 248-251. Published by Medknow Publications Pvt Ltd, Mumbai, India. Publication is available online at http:www.ajol.info; afrjpaedsurg.org 
  14. Adeniran JO, Abdur-Rahman L, Bolaji BO. Cervical Teratoma in a Neonate: case report.  The Trop J Health Sci. 2006; 13: 40- 1.  Published by College of Health Sciences, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria. Publication is available online at www.ajol.info
  15. Solagberu BA, Ofoegbu CPK, Nasir AA, Ogundipe KO, Adekanye AO, Abdur-Rahman LO. Motorcycle injuries in a developing country and the vulnerability of riders, passengers and pedestrians. Inj Prevention 2006; 12: 266- 268. Published by BMJ Publishing Group Ltd., London, UK. Publication is available online at www.injuryprevention.com  
  16. Akande AA, Rahman GA, Abdur-Rahman LO,  Gadzama AA. Test Evaluation and Biochemical Pattern of Thyroid disease in UITH, Ilorin, Nigeria. Hamdard Medicus, July- Sept. 2006; XLIX: (3): 128- 132. Published Bait al Hikmah at Medinat al Hikmat, Pakistan
  17. Abdur-Rahman LO, Babalola OM, Taiwo JO, Abubakar AM, Adeniran JO, Kuranga SA. Pattern of Childhood abdominal injuries in Ilorin, Nigeria. The Tropical J of Health Sciences 2007; 14 (1) : 32- 6.  Published by College of Health Sciences, University of Ilorin, Nigeria. Publication is available online at www.ajol.info
  18. Nasir AA, Adeniran JO, Abdur-Rahman LO. Hirschsprung’s disease: 8 years experience in a Nigeria teaching hospital. J Indian Assoc Pediat Surg. 2007; 12: 68- 71. Published by Medknow Publications Pvt Ltd, Mumbai,India. Publication is available online at http:www.jiaps.com
  19. Rahman GA, AbdulKadir YA, Abdur-Rahman LO. Fetus-in-fetu: A review article. European J of Scientific Research. 2007; 18 (4): 663-673. Published by European Journals Inc. 
  20. Abubakar AM, Ameh EA, Chirdan LB, Adeniran JO, Sabiu L, Uba AF, Kidmas AT, Abdur-Rahman LO, Msheibwala PM. Pancreatic Pseudocysts in Nigerian Children. Nig J Surg. 2007; 13 (1&2): 1-5.  Published by Nigerian Surgical research Society, Ibadan, Nigeria.
  21. Abdur-Rahman LO, Adeniran JO, Taiwo JO. Concurrent dextrogastira, reverse midgut rotation and intestinal atresia in a neonate. J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg 2007; 12 (4): 228-30. Published by Medknow Publications Pvt Ltd, Mumbai, India. Publication is available online at http:www.jiaps.com  
  22. Abdur-Rahman LO, Adeniran JO, Abubakar AM. Pancreatic Pseudocyst in Children : Report of 3 cases from Ilorin, Nigeria. The J of Surg and Surgical Sciences. 2008; 1 (1): 30-33. Published by Surgical Departments of University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Ilorin, Nigeria. 
  23. Nasir AA, Adeniran JO, Abdur-Rahman LO, Odi TO, Omotayo JA, Typhoid Intestinal Disease: 32 perforations in 1 patient.  Niger Postgrad Med J. 2008; 15 (1): 55-57. Published by National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria, Lagos,Nigeria. Abstract is available online at pubmed – index for medline
  24. Adeniran JO, Abdur-Rahman LO, Odi TO. New Method of Duhamel operation. Afr J Paediatr Surg 2008; 5: 40- 42. Published by Medknow Publications Pvt Ltd Mumbai,, India. Publication is available online at http:www.ajol.info; afrjpaedsurg.org 
  25. Abdur-Rahman LO, AbdulKadir AY, Rahman GA. Fetus In Fetu. Afri J Pediatr surg.  2008; 5: 96-8. Published by Medknow Publications Pvt Ltd, Mumbai, India. Publication is available online  at http:www.ajol.info ;  afrjpaedsurg.org
  26. Abdur-Rahman LO, Adeniran JO, Taiwo JO, Nasir AA, Odi T. Bowel Resection in Nigerian Children. Afr J Paediatr Surg 2009; 6: 85-87. Published by Medknow Publications Pvt Ltd, Mumbai, India. Publication is available online at http:www.ajol.info ;  afrjpaedsurg.org
  27. Abdulkadir YA, Abdur-Rahman LO, Adesiyun MO. Nonfluoroscopic pressure colostography in the evaluation of genitourinary fistula of anorectal malformations: experience in a resource-poor environment. Pediatr Radiol 2009;39:132-136. Published by Springer Berlin/Heidelberg
  28. Abdur-Rahman LO, Nasir AA, Agboola JO, Adeniran JO. Penile sinus: sequelae of Circumcision in Urethral Duplication. Indian J Urol. 2009; : 128-130. Published by Medknow Publications Pvt Ltd, Mumbai, India. Publication is available online at www.indianjurol.com - index with Pubmed and medline.
  29. Solagberu BA, Ofoegbu CKP, Abdur-Rahman LO, Adekanye AO, Taiwo JO, Udoffa US. Pre-hospital care in Nigeria: a country without emergency medical services. Nigerian J of Clinical Practice 2009; 12: 29-33. published by the Medical and Dental Consultants’ Association of Nigeria. Available online at www.inasp.info and www.mdcan-ng.org- index with Pubmed and medline.
  30. Abdur-Rahman LO, Kolawole IK, Adeniran JO, Nasir AA, Taiwo JO, Temi Odi. Paediatric Day case Surgery, Ilorin Experience. Annals of African Medicine 2009; 8:163-7. Available online at www.annalsafrmed.org -index with Pubmed and medline.
  31. Abdur-Rahman LO, Adeniran JO, Nasir AA. Outcome of typhoid acalculus Gallbladder disease in Nigerian Children. J Natl Med Ass 2009; 101: 717- 9 -index with Pubmed and medline.   
  32. Nasir AA, Abdur-Rahman LO, Adeniran JO, AbdulKadir KY, Inikori IK, Taiwo JO  Pyogenic Liver abscess: is rupture appendix still a cause? Niger postgraduate Med J (Accepted March 2009) Published by National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria, Lagos,Nigeria. Abstract is available online at pubmed – index for medline
  33. Abdulkadir YK, Abdur-Rahman LO. Growing Meconium Cyst in one of discordant twin: a case report. Cases J 2009; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  34. Bolaji BO, Nasir AA, Adeniran JO, Abdur-Rahman LO, Oyedepo OO. Postoperative intensive care admissions of paediatric surgical patients in a Nigerian tertiary hospital: indications and evaluation of management outcome.  Afr J Anaesth and Intensive care 2009; 8: 9- 11.  
  35. Abdur-Rahman LO, Adigun IA, Oyedepo OO, Abdur-Rahman AB, Adeniran JO. Early Surgical Intervention in Cleft Lip improves Outcome: A Prospective Study. The J Surg Surg Sci 2009; 1(4): 121-4.
  36. Oyinloye OI, Adeboye MA, Abdulkarim AA, Abdur-Rahman LO, Adesiyun OA. Traumatic diaphragmatic hernia masquerading as left-sided hydropneumothorax: a case report. Ann Trop Paediatr. 2010;30(1):57-60 -index with Pubmed and medline.
  37. Abdur-Rahman LO, Abdulkadir AY, Nasir AA, Ibrahim OOK,Adeniran JO, Adesiyun OAM. Gastrointestinal Duplications: Experience in Seven Children and a Review of the Literature. The Saudi Journal of Gastroenterology 2010 16(2):105-9. Published by Medknow Publications Pvt Ltd, Mumbai, India. Publication is available online at http:www.saudijgastro.com - indexed with Pubmed 
  38. Abdur-Rahman LO, Nasir AA, Adeniran JO. Paediatric Laparoscopic Surgery in Ilorin. The needs and the advantages. Trop J Lap endo Surg 2010; 1: 45-46.
  39. Nasir AA, Abdur-Rahman LO, Adeniran JO. Principle of Minimal Access Surgery in Children. Trop J Lap endo Surg 2010; 1: 32-36.
  40. Abdur- Rahman LO, Kolawole I.K, Reasons for cancellation of elective paediatric surgery cases. The Trop J Health Sci. Published by College of Health Sciences, University of Ilorin, Nigeria. Publication is available online at www.ajol.info
  41. Abdur-Rahman LO, Nasir AA, Adeniran JO. Circumcision: Perspective In A Nigerian Teaching Hospital. Afr J Pediatr Surg.  Published by Medknow Publications Pvt Ltd, Mumbai, India. Publication is available online at http:www.ajol.info ;  afrjpaedsurg.org
  42. Nasir AA, Abdur-Rahman LO, Adeniran JO. Outcomes of surgical treatment  of Malrotation in children.  Afr J Pediatr Surg.  Published by Medknow Publications Pvt Ltd, Mumbai, India. Publication is available online at http:www.ajol.info ;  afrjpaedsurg.org

ii.    Dissertations
  1. Pattern of abdominal emergencies in Children, UITH experience – Partial Fulfillment of the Award of FMCS (National Postgraduate Medical College).
  2.  Knowledge, attitude and practice of circumcision among mothers of under 5 children in Ilorin metropolis- in Partial Fulfillment of the Award of Master of Public Health, University of Ilorin.

CHAPTERS IN BOOKS
  1. Abdur-Rahman Lukman O., Cameron Brian. Sternomastoid tumor of infancy and Congenital Muscular Torticollis In: Ameh EA, Bickler SW, Lahoo K, Nwomeh BC, Poenaru D (Editors). Paediatric Surgery: a comprehensive text for Africa. Global HELP (in press)
  2. Abdur-Rahman Lukman O., Bladder Outlet Obstruction    In: Ameh EA, Bickler SW, Lahoo K, Nwomeh BC, Poenaru D (Editors). Paediatric Surgery: a comprehensive text for Africa. Global HELP (in press)