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Work experience

2015 - Present

Royalty

Faculty of Continuing Education, Division of Postgraduate Courses

2013 - Present

Assistant Professor

Faculty of Medicine, Department of Surgery

2012 - Present

Head Specialist in Suregry

Riga East Clinical University Hospital

Education and training

2005 - 2009

PhD studies

Rīga Stradiņš University

Name of PhD thesis "Early peroral nutrition in patients with severe acute pancreatitis"; Scientific supervisor: prof.Guntars Pupelis

2003 - 2008

Surgical residency

Rīga Stradiņš University

1997 - 2003

Medical Doctor’s Diploma

Riga Stradiņš University

Achievements

Continuing education a.o. qualification upgrade

During 2013-2014, Stockholm School of Economics, Effective Healthcare Resources Management programme course

Field of research

  • Vacuume assisted abdominal closure in patients with complicated intra-abdominal infection and abdominal compartment syndrome
  • Application of choledochoscopy and intraoperative ultrasound in the management of complicated gallstone disease
  • Differential diagnostics and surgical management of obstructive jaundice
  • Treatment of Severe acute pancreatitis
  • Early enteral nutrition in Severe acute pancreatitis
  • Surgery of chronic pancreatitis
  • Surgery of pancreatic adenocarcinoma and pNETs
  • Advanced minimally invasive Hepato-Pancreato-Billiary surgery

Lectured study course

Basics of Conventional, Video-Assisted and Minimally Invasive Surgery and Equipment

Surgical Diseases I (Emergency and Planned Abdominal, Breast and Endocrine Surgery)

Surgical Diseases II

Topical Issues and the Latest Achievements in Abdominal Surgery

Supervised and reviewed student research papers

Supervised:

doctoral theses: 1

Master's theses: 21

qualification papers: 1

Reviewed:

doctoral theses: 0

Master's theses: 5

qualification papers: 3

Memberships

2008 - ongoing, member of Latvian Association of Surgeons

2008 - ongoing, member of Latvian society of Enteral and Parenteral nutrition

2008 - ongoing, member of European and Internation Hepato-Pancreato-Billiary association (IHPBA/EAHPBA)

Awards and recognitions

2013 - Ministry of Healthcare of Latvia, Grattitude for operative and unselfish management of patients suffering Zolitude tragedy

2014 - Ministry of Healthcare of Latvia, Grattide for the input in the developement of Surgical speciality


Publications

Research articles​​

Plaudis, Haralds. Ķirurģiskā sepse un intraabdomināla infekcija : [par sepses un septisko komplikāciju ārstēšanu] / H.Plaudis, R.Ničiporuka, G.Pupelis // Latvijas Ārsts. - Nr.6 (2011), 24.-29.lpp.

Abdominal negative-pressure therapy : a new method in countering abdominal compartment and peritonitis - prospective study and critical review of literature [Elektroniskais resurss] / H.Plaudis, A.Rudzats, G.Pupelis ...[et al.] // Annals of Intensive Care [Elektroniskais resurss]. - Vol.2, Suppl.1 (2012), p.[1-6]. - Starptautiski citējamā izdevumā. - Pieejas veids: Tīmeklis WWW.URL: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3527158/

Early continuous veno-venous haemofiltration in the management of severe acute pancreatitis complicated with intra-abdominal hypertension : retrospective review of 10 year experience [Elektroniskais resurss] / H.Plaudis, G.Pupelis, K.Zeiza ...[et al.] // Annals of Intensive Care [Elektroniskais resurss]. - Vol.2, Suppl.1 (2012), p.[1-12]. - Starptautiski citējamā izdevumā. - Pieejas veids: Tīmeklis WWW.URL: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3527156/pdf/211…

Early low volume oral synbiotic/prebiotic supplemented enteral stimulation of the gut in patients with severe acute pancreatitis : a prospective feasibility study / H.Plaudis, G.Pupelis, K.Zeiza, V.Boka // Acta Chirurgica Belgica. - Vol.112, N 2 (2012, Mar/Apr.), p.131-138. - Starptautiski citējamā izdevumā.

Focused open necrosectomy in necrotizing pancreatitis / G.Pupelis, K.Zeiza, H.Plaudis ...[et al.] // HPB : the official journal of the International Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association. - Vol.15, No.7 (2013, July), p.535-540. - Starptautiski citējamā izdevumā.

Holedoholitiāzes minimāli invazīvas ķirurģiskas ārstēšanas iespējas - holedohoskopija / H.Plaudis, S.Goldberga, G.Pupelis ...[u.c.] // Doctus. - Nr.11 (2013, nov.), 37.-41.lpp.

Komplicēta intraabdomināla infekcija un sepse : [par ķirurģiskās sepses ārstēšanu] / G.Pupelis, H.Plaudis, K.Zeiza, N.Drozdova ...[u.c.] // Latvijas Ārsts. - Nr.9 (2013, sept.), 55.-59.lpp.

Oral feeding in necrotizing pancreatitis / G.Pupelis, H.Plaudis, K.Zeiza, N.Drozdova ...[et al.] // Acta Chirurgica Belgica. - Vol.114, No.1 (2014, Jan./Febr.), p.34-39. - Starptautiski citējamā izdevumā.

Plaudis, Haralds. Žultsakmeņu slimība un tās komplikācijas / H.Plaudis, K.Atstupens, E.Saukāne // Latvijas Ārsts. - Nr.1 (2014, janv.), 24.-29.lpp.

Žultsceļu un aizkuņģa dziedzera ķirurģija Rīgas Austrumu KUS. Terciārā līmeņa specializētas multidisciplināras aprūpes modelis / K.Atstupens, G.Pupelis, H.Plaudis, A.Kratovska, N.Drozdova ...[u.c.] // Latvijas Ārsts. - Nr.6/7 (2014, jūn./jūl.), 62.-68.lpp.

Plaudis, Haralds. Ķirurģiska sepse un komplicēta intraabdomināla infekcija : [par sepses ārstēšanas iespējām un organisma atbildes reakcijas nozīmi] / H.Plaudis, M.Ptašņuka, I.Barone // Latvijas Ārsts. - Nr.6/7 (2015, jūn./jūl.), 28.-34.lpp.

Plaudis, Haralds. Quo vadis, Latvijas ķirurģija? / H.Plaudis // Doctus. - Nr.8 (2015, aug.), 60.-62.lpp.

The role of the open abdomen procedure in managing severe abdominal sepsis : WSES position paper [Elektroniskais resurss] / H.Plaudis, M.Sartelli, L.Ansaloni ...[et al.] // World Journal of Emergency Surgery [Elektroniskais resurss]. - Vol.10, (2015, Aug.), 11 p. - Starptautiski citējamā izdevumā. - Pieejas veids: Tīmeklis WWW.URL: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4534034/

Abstracts​​

Focused open necrosectomy in necrotizing pancreatitis / K.Zeiza, H.Plaudis, G.Pupelis ...[et al.] // 14th Annual Conference of ESS (European Society of Surgery) "Surgery: research and innovation in Europe. New targets for the surgeon and new opportunities for the patient" (Turin, Italy, Nov.25-27, 2010) : Abstracts. - Turin, 2010. - P.75.

Plaudis, Haralds. Early low volume oral synbiotic/prebiotic supplemented enteral stimulation of the gut in patients with SAP : randomized double blind prospective study / H.Plaudis, V.Boka, G.Pupelis // HPB : the official journal of the International Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association. - Vol.12, Issue Suppl.s1 (2010, Apr.), p.49. - Starptautiski citējamā izdevumā.

Small incision focused open necrosectomy in necrotizing pancreatitis / G.Pupelis, K.Zeiza, H.Plaudis ...[et al.] // HPB : the official journal of the International Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association. - Vol.12, Issue Suppl.s1 (2010, Apr.), p.338. - Starptautiski citējamā izdevumā.

Active surgical strategy is recommended in acute cholecystitis even in advanced age / H.Plaudis, G.Pupelis, D.Soldatenkova ...[et al.] // 15th Annual Meeting of European Society of Surgery (Krakow, Poland, Nov.17-19, 2011) : Abstract Book. - Krakow, 2011. - P.101.

Traumatic obstruction of colon : a rare presentation of GIST in a young male / H.Plaudis, K.Snipe, S.Rudnicka, G.Pupelis // 15th Annual Meeting of European Society of Surgery (Krakow, Poland, Nov.17-19, 2011) : Abstract Book. - Krakow, 2011. - P.107.

Clinical significance of the blatchford and the rockall scores in assessment of non variceal upper gastrointestinal bleeding risk / M.Mukans, H.Plaudis, G.Pupelis ...[et al.] // The 7th Congress of the Baltic Association of Surgeons (Riga, Latvia, Sept.27-29, 2012) : Abstracts / Latvijas Universitāte, Rīgas Stradiņa universitāte. - Riga, 2012. - P.8.

Early continuous veno-venous haemofiltration in the management of severe acute pancreatitis complicated with intra-abdominal hypertension. Retrospective review of 10 year experience / H.Plaudis, G.Pupelis, K.Zeiza ...[et al.] // HPB. - Vol.14, Issue Suppl.s2 (2012), p.658-659. - Starptautiski citējamā izdevumā.

Focused open necrosectomy an alternative surgical approach in the management of infected necrosis / G.Pupelis, H.Plaudis, K.Zeiza ...[et al.] // 10th World Congress of the International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association (IHPBA) (Paris, France, July 1-5, 2012). - Parise, 2012. - P.170.

Kazaka, Ita. Type IV incarcerated paraesophageal hernia / I.Kazaka, H.Plaudis // The 7th Congress of the Baltic Association of Surgeons (Riga, Latvia, Sept.27-29, 2012) : Abstracts / Latvijas Universitāte, Rīgas Stradiņa universitāte. - Riga, 2012. - P.57.

Low caloric oral stimulation of gut in necrotizing pancreatitis / G.Pupelis, H.Plaudis, K.Zeiza, N.Drozdova // 10th World Congress of the International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association (IHPBA) (Paris, France, July 1-5, 2012). - Parise, 2012. - P.506.

Patient with entero-atmospheric fistula after severe polytrauma. Two step VAC application / H.Plaudis, A.Rudzats, L.Melberga, L.Lauka // The 7th Congress of the Baltic Association of Surgeons (Riga, Latvia, Sept.27-29, 2012) : Abstracts / Latvijas Universitāte, Rīgas Stradiņa universitāte. - Riga, 2012. - P.66.

Role of minimally invasive procedures in the management of patients with obstructive jaundice / I.Kazaka, M.Mukans, H.Plaudis, G.Pupelis // The 7th Congress of the Baltic Association of Surgeons (Riga, Latvia, Sept.27-29, 2012) : Abstracts / Latvijas Universitāte, Rīgas Stradiņa universitāte. - Riga, 2012. - P.12.

Role of transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (tips) in themanagement of patients with oesophageal varices. First experience / H.Plaudis, S.Rudnicka, G.Pupelis ...[et al.] // The 7th Congress of the Baltic Association of Surgeons (Riga, Latvia, Sept.27-29, 2012) : Abstracts / Latvijas Universitāte, Rīgas Stradiņa universitāte. - Riga, 2012. - P.9.

Vacuum assisted abdominal closure in emergency surgery / H.Plaudis, G.Pupelis, L.Melberga, E.Vilde // The 7th Congress of the Baltic Association of Surgeons (Riga, Latvia, Sept.27-29, 2012) : Abstracts / Latvijas Universitāte, Rīgas Stradiņa universitāte. - Riga, 2012. - P.5.

Laparoscopic common bile duct exploration is safe alternative to preoperative endoscopic clearance of the common bile duct [Elektroniskais resurss] : [abstract] / H.Plaudis, K.Atstupens, G.Pupelis ...[et al.] // International Surgical Week ISW 2013 (Helsinki, Finland, Aug. 25-29, 2013) [Elektroniskais resurss]. - Helsinki, 2013. - P.295. - Resurss aprakstīts 2014.g. 1.aprīlī. - Pieejas veids: Tīmeklis WWW.URL: http://flippingbook.nuboprepress.com/isw2013/web/

Surface multichannel emg investigation of external anal sphincter innervation before and after vaginal delivery - a proposed clinical protocol / V.Zacesta, H.Plaudis, K.Snippe, D.Rezeberga // Collection of Scientific Papers 2013 : Research articles in medicine & pharmacy : Abstracts from VI Latvian Gastroenterology Congress with International participation (Riga, Latvia, Dec.7, 2013) / Riga Stradiņš University. - Riga, 2013. - Suppl.1, p.47.

Ārējā sfinktera inervācijas izmaiņu analīze sievietēm pēc dzemdībām / K.Elksne, H.Plaudis, D.Rezeberga ...[u.c.] // 7. Latvijas Dzemdību speciālistu un ginekologu kongress / 1. Baltijas Kolposkopijas konference sadarbībā ar Eiropas Kolposkopijas federāciju : programma & tēzes = 7th Congress of Latvian Obstetricians and Gynaecologists / 1st Baltic Colposcopy Conference in collaboration with European Federation for Colposcopy : programme & abstracts (Rīga, 2014.g. 16.-18.okt.). - Rīga, 2014. - 50.lpp.

Ārējā sfinktera inervācijas un anatomijas izmaiņu analīze sievietēm pēc dzemdībām / V.Začesta, H.Plaudis, K.Snippe, D.Rezeberga // 2014.gada Zinātniskās konferences tēzes (Rīga, 2014.g. 10.-11.aprīlī) / Rīgas Stradiņa universitāte. - Rīga, 2014. - 68.lpp.

Ārējā anālā sfinktera inervācijas asimetrija sievietēm pirms un pēc dzemdībām / V.Začesta, N.Bērza, H.Plaudis, D.Rezeberga // 2015.gada Zinātniskās konferences tēzes (Rīga, 2015.g. 26.-27.martā) / Rīgas Stradiņa universitāte. - Rīga, 2015. - 107.lpp.

Assymetry of external anal sphincter innervation detected by surface electromyography [Elektroniskais resurss] / N.Berza, K.Elksne, H.Plaudis, D.Rezeberga ...[et al.] // 2nd European Congress on Intrapartum Care (ECIC) "Making birth safer" (Porto, Portugal, May 21-23, 2015) : Abstract Book [Elektroniskais resurss]. - Porto, 2015. - Abstract No.431. - Resurss aprakstīts 2016.g. 4.febr. - Pieejas veids: Tīmeklis WWW.URL: https://www.eiseverywhere.com//ehome/81688

Barone, Ilze. Negative pressure therapy in the management of complicated intra-abdominal infection and abdominal compartment syndrome / I.Barone ; scientific research supervisor: H.Plaudis // Riga Stradiņš University International Student Conference "Health and Social Sciences 2015" (Riga, Latvia, March 25, 2015) : Abstracts / Riga Stradiņš University. - Riga, 2015. - P.130-131.

Laparoscopic common bile duct exploration for choledocholithiasis during pregnancy : a case report / E.Saukane, H.Plaudis, K.Zeiza, V.Fokins // Eesti Arst. - Suppl.2 (2015, Sept.), p.37. - 8th Congress of the Baltic Association of Surgeons (Tallinn, Estonia, Sept.10-12, 2015) : Abstracts.

Laparoscopic intraoperative sonoscopy and choledochoscopy in patients with suspected choledocholythiasis / K.Atstupens, H.Plaudis, M.Mukans, G.Pupelis // 2015.gada Zinātniskās konferences tēzes (Rīga, 2015.g. 26.-27.martā) / Rīgas Stradiņa universitāte. - Rīga, 2015. - 322.lpp. - T.p. žurn. "Eesti Arst". - Suppl.2 (2015, Sept.), p.24.

Negative pressure therapy (NPT) in the management of complicated intra-abdominal infection (CIAI) and abdominal compartment syndrome (ACS) / L.Melberga, H.Plaudis, I.Barone, G.Pupelis // Eesti Arst. - Suppl.2 (2015, Sept.), p.95. - 8th Congress of the Baltic Association of Surgeons (Tallinn, Estonia, Sept.10-12, 2015) : Abstracts.

Neimane, Ilze. Application of different scoring systems in the assessment of trauma severity depending on specific trauma mechanism / I.Neimane, L.Sulutaura ; scientific research supervisor: H.Plaudis // Riga Stradiņš University International Student Conference "Health and Social Sciences 2015" (Riga, Latvia, March 25, 2015) : Abstracts / Riga Stradiņš University. - Riga, 2015. - P.137-138.

Plaudis, Haralds. Evaluation of transfusion practice in severely polytraumatised patients potentially requiring massive transfusion protocol implementation / H.Plaudis, M.Ptasnuka // Eesti Arst. - Suppl.2 (2015, Sept.), p.96. - 8th Congress of the Baltic Association of Surgeons (Tallinn, Estonia, Sept.10-12, 2015) : Abstracts. - T.p. krāj. "Riga Stradiņš University International Student Conference "Health and Social Sciences 2015"" (Riga, Latvia, March 25, 2015) : Abstracts. - Riga, 2015. - P.132-133.

Plaudis, Haralds. Minimally invasive management of complicated gallstone disease / H.Plaudis // Eesti Arst. - Suppl.2 (2015, Sept.), p.33. - 8th Congress of the Baltic Association of Surgeons (Tallinn, Estonia, Sept.10-12, 2015) : Abstracts.

Sulutaura, Liene. Iatrogenic bilio-vascular injuries during laparoscopic cholecystectomy / L.Sulutaura, H.Bināns ; scientific research supervisor: H.Plaudis // Riga Stradiņš University International Student Conference "Health and Social Sciences 2015" (Riga, Latvia, March 25, 2015) : Abstracts / Riga Stradiņš university. - Riga, 2015. - P.136-137.

Books and brochures​​

Pupelis, Guntars. Aizkuņģa dziedzera slimības / G.Pupelis, H.Plaudis, K.Zeiza // Ķirurģija / J.Gardovska redakcijā. - Rīga : Rīgas Stradiņa universitāte, 2013. - 33.nod., 819.-868.lpp.

Neiroendokrīno audzēju diagnostikas, ārstēšanas un dinamiskās novērošanas rekomendācijas / autoru kolektīvs: G.Purkalne, I.Kudaba, I.Konrāde, A.Lejnieks, A.Derovs, J.Gardovskis, A.Ozoliņš, H.Plaudis, I.Siliņš, I.Štrumfa, M.Sperga ...[u.c.]. - Rīga : Hromets poligrāfija, 2015. - 51, [1] lpp. - Materiāls izdots ar atbalstu: afonds (Austrumu slimnīcas atbalsta fonds), Novartis oncology.

Dzemdniecība / profesores D.Rezebergas redakcijā ; [autori: D.Rezeberga, L.Balode, D.Baltiņa, V.Bathena, K.Embure-Zapoļska, B.Geidāne, Z.Grabe, M.Jansone, O.Kalējs, O.Koļesova, I.Konrāde, I.Kreicberga, S.Lejniece, A.Lejnieks, L.Meija, I.Miltiņa, A.Miskova, H.Plaudis, E.Rancāns, N.Vedmedovska, V.Veisa, E.Vītols, D.Zavadska, J.Žodžika ... u.c. ; recenzents J.Zaļkalns]. - Rīga : Medicīnas apgāds, 2016. - 858, [1] lpp.

Grūtniecība un sistēmiskas slimības / S.Lejniece, I.Konrāde, A.Lejnieks, V.Veisa, D.Rezeberga, O.Kalējs, E.Vītols, M.Jansone, H.Plaudis, D.Baltiņa ...[u.c.] // Dzemdniecība / profesores D.Rezebergas redakcijā. - Rīga : Medicīnas apgāds, 2016. - 37.nod., 609.-[766.]lpp.

Contacts

Colleagues

Jānis Gardovskis
Head of the Unit, Academic Staff, Chair of the Senate
Ilze Grope
Dean, Academic Staff
Sandra Lejniece
Dean, Head of Study Programme
Gunta Lazdāne
Academic Staff, Leading Researcher
Gunta Purkalne
Academic Staff, Leading Researcher
Dace Rezeberga
Head of the Department, Academic Staff, Leading Researcher
Gunta Ancāne
Head of the Department, Academic Staff
Maija Eglīte
Head of the Department, Academic Staff
Dace Gardovska
Head of the Department, Academic Staff, Director of Strategic Relations
Ilona Hartmane
Academic Staff
Regīna Kleina
Academic Staff
Juta Kroiča
Head of the Department, Academic Staff, Deputy Chair of the Senate
Gaida Krūmiņa
Academic Staff
Guna Laganovska
Head of the Department, Academic Staff
Ināra Logina
Academic Staff