MRCP FRCR
Special interests: Neuroimaging, head and neck and interventional radiology

Secondary interests: Upper GI and hepato-biliary and urological intervention, ENT, ophthalmology and endocrine radiology

Special interests:

Neuroimaging, head and neck and interventional radiology.

Secondary interests:

Upper GI and hepato-biliary and urological intervention, ENT, ophthalmology and endocrine radiology.

Biography:

Dr Saada has been a Consultant Radiologist Norfolk and Norwich University Foundation Hospital NHS Trust since 1998 and is the lead for neuroradiology, supporting neurology, neurosurgery and spinal surgery services. He is also a teacher and trainer at the Norwich Radiology Academy.

Training:

  • 1991-1998 at the Royal Free Hampstead Hospital .
  • MRI fellowship at the Royal Perth Hospital in Perth , Western Australia (1996-97)

Journal publications:

  • Urinary retention following renal trauma (case report) by J.Saada, N.Higgins and R.Dick. Auatralasian Radiology, Volume 37, Number 4, 1993.
  • Aneurysmal change of the IVC following portacaval shunting by J.Saada, A.Balkissoon and R.Dick. Radiology Now, Volume 11, Number 2, 1994.
  • Interventional techniques in portal hypertension (review) by R Dick and J Saada. RAD Magazine 21, 243, 26-27. 1995.
  • Detection of small hepatocellular carcinomas in cirrhotic livers using iodised oil computed tomography. J Saada, S Battacharia , P Dhillon, R Dick, A Burroughs, K Rolles, B Davidson. Gut 1997; 41(3): 404-407.
  • Small hepatocellular carcinomas in cirrhotic explant livers. S Battacharia , P Dhillon, J Rees, K Savage, J Saada, A Burroughs, K Rolles, B Davidson. Hepatology. 1997 Mar; 25(3): 613-8.
  • The role of imaging in acute abdominal trauma. J Saada, O Chan, A Watkinson. Invited editorial for the International Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma.
  • Prospective randomized trial of laparoscopic gastrojejunostomy versus duodenal stenting for malignant gastric outflow obstruction S. Mehta, A. Hindmarsh, E. Cheong, J. Cockburn, J. Saada, R. Tighe, M. Lewis and M. Rhodes. Surgical Endoscopy Vol 20, 2 Feb 2006
  • Radiology image perception and observer performance: how does expertise and clinical information alter interpretation? Stroke detection explored through eye-tracking. Cooper, L.H.K., Gale, G A., Darker, I.T., Toms, A. and Saada, J. Proc.
  • SPIE 7263-19 (2009).
  • How do you become expert at interpreting brain images? Using eye-tracking technology to provide an insight into complex visual inspection tasks and clinical decision-making in stroke presentation. Cooper, L.H.K., Gale, A.G., Darker, I.T., Toms, A., Saada, J and Scott. H. 2008PsyPag Quarterly, 69:15-24.

Published abstracts:

  • Thrombolysis and Stroke J.Saada, A Balkissoon, A.D.Platts, K Dawson , G Hamilton. British Journal of Radiology, Vol 66, 170, 1993 congress supplement.
  • The incidence of conjunctival contamination by blood during angiography. J.M.Tibbals, J. Saada and A.D.Platts. British Journal of Radiology, vol 66, 24, 1993 congress supplement.
  • The detection of hepatocellular carcinoma in cirrhotic livers. J Saada, S Battacharia, P Dhillon, R Dick, A Burroughs, K Rolles, B Davidson.(poster and published abstract) British Journal of Radiology supplement. Radiology UK programme and abstracts; p.219, 1996.
  • Patterns of skeletal injuries in NAI . J Saada, A Mitchell, D Shaw, C Hall. British Journal of Radiology supplement. Radiology UK programme and abstracts; p.167, 1996.
  • Skeletal trauma and non-accidental injury. J Saada, A Mitchell, D Shaw, C Hall. Proceedings of the British Paediatric Association Annual Meeting 1996; vol 68; 83.
  • Paediatric reno-vascular hypertension: treatment with transluminal angioplasty.
  • J Saada and I Gordon.
  • (1) British Journal of Radiology supplement. Radiology UK programme and abstracts:p.73, 1996.
  • (2) International Society of Paediatric Radiology, Boston , USA , May 1996.
  • A radiological insight into the aetiology of hypertension in children with neuroblastoma.AW Mitchell, J Saada, A Seidel, C Dicks Mireaux, Pritchard J.
  • (1) British Journal of Radiology supplement. Radiology UK programme and abstracts; p.165, 1996.
  • (2) Proceedings of the British Paediatric Association Annual Meeting 1996; vol 68; 30
  • (3) International Society of Paediatric Radiology, Boston , USA , May 1996