Marios Karaiskakis

Clinical Assistant Professor


Marios Karaiskakis is Clinical Assistant Professor of at the University of Nicosia Medical School.

Dr Karaiskakis has a medical degree from the Aristotelian University of Thessaloniki, an International Research Fellowship on Trauma and Surgical Critical Care from the Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma and Critical Care, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, and a General Surgeon Specialty from Athens University.

His interest concentrates on Trauma and Surgical ICU.

Full Biography

Selected Publications

Role of postoperative computed tomography in patients with severe liver injury. Demetriades D, Karaiskakis M, Alo K, Velmahos G, Murray J, Asensio J. Br J Surg. 2003 Nov;90(11):1398-400. PMID: 14598421

Effect on outcome of early intensive management of geriatric trauma patients. Demetriades D, Karaiskakis M, Velmahos G, Alo K, Newton E, Murray J, Asensio J, Belzberg H, Berne T, Shoemaker W. Br J Surg. 2002 Oct;89(10):1319-22. PMID: 12296905

Nonoperative management of blunt renal trauma: a prospective study. Toutouzas KG, Karaiskakis M, Kaminski A, Velmahos GC. Am Surg. 2002 Dec;68(12):1097-103. PMID: 12516817

Severe trauma is not an excuse for prolonged antibiotic prophylaxis. Velmahos GC, Toutouzas KG, Sarkisyan G, Chan LS, Jindal A, Karaiskakis M, Katkhouda N, Berne TV, Demetriades D. Arch Surg. 2002 May;137(5):537-41; discussion 541-2. PMID: 11982465

Pelvic fractures in pediatric and adult trauma patients: are they different injuries? Demetriades D, Karaiskakis M, Velmahos GC, Alo K, Murray J, Chan L. J Trauma. 2003 Jun;54(6):1146-51; discussion 1151. PMID: 12813336

Normal electrocardiography and serum troponin I levels preclude the presence of clinically significant blunt cardiac injury. Velmahos GC, Karaiskakis M, Salim A, Toutouzas KG, Murray J, Asensio J, Demetriades D. J Trauma. 2003 Jan;54(1):45-50; discussion 50-1. PMID: 12544898

Pelvic fractures: epidemiology and predictors of associated abdominal injuries and outcomes. Demetriades D, Karaiskakis M, Toutouzas K, Alo K, Velmahos G, Chan L. J Am Coll Surg. 2002 Jul;195(1):1-10. PMID: 12113532

Abdominal insufflation for prevention of exsanguination. Sava J, Velmahos GC, Karaiskakis M, Kirkman P, Toutouzas K, Sarkisyan G, Chan L, Demetriades D. J Trauma. 2003 Mar;54(3):590-4. PMID: 12634543

Mailing Address

Block A

University of Nicosia Medical School
93 Agiou Nikolaou, 2408 Engomi
P.O. Box 24005, CY-1700, Nicosia, Cyprus


Phone: +357 22 471900