Ishaq Adam

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Oral misoprostol vs. vaginal misoprostol for cervical ripening and labor induction
    I Adam
    New Halfa Teaching Hospital, Sudan
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 89:142-3. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Abruptio placentae following snake bite in a Sudanese woman
    Ishag Adam
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New Halfa Teaching Hospital, New Halfa, Sudan
    Saudi Med J 26:686-7. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Case report: Rift Valley Fever with vertical transmission in a pregnant Sudanese woman
    Ishag Adam
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    J Med Virol 80:929. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Antenatal iron and folic acid supplementation use by pregnant women in Khartoum, Sudan
    Hala Abdullahi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    BMC Res Notes 7:498. 2014
  5. pmc Low neonatal blood glucose levels in cesarean-delivered term newborns at Khartoum Hospital, Sudan
    Shahad M Hussein
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    Diagn Pathol 9:112. 2014
  6. pmc Epidemiology of deep venous thrombosis during pregnancy and puerperium in Sudanese women
    Asha A Gader
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 5:85-7. 2009
  7. pmc Placenta previa and pre-eclampsia: analyses of 1645 cases at medani maternity hospital, Sudan
    Ishag Adam
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum Khartoum, Sudan
    Front Physiol 4:32. 2013
  8. pmc Diagnosis of Trichomonous vaginalis by microscopy, latex agglutination, diamond's media, and PCR in symptomatic women, Khartoum, Sudan
    Amir M Saleh
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    Diagn Pathol 9:49. 2014
  9. pmc CD20, CD3, placental malaria infections and low birth weight in an area of unstable malaria transmission in Central Sudan
    Samah E Batran
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    Diagn Pathol 8:189. 2013
  10. pmc Red blood cell distribution width is not correlated with preeclampsia among pregnant Sudanese women
    Hala Abdullahi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    Diagn Pathol 9:29. 2014

Collaborators

  • Khalid A Elmardi
  • Magdi M Salih
  • E M Malik
  • Tajeldin M Abdallah
  • Abdel Aziem A Ali
  • Hana Abbas
  • Joel Tarning
  • Francois Nosten
  • Rose McGready
  • Niklas Lindegardh
  • Hayder A Giha
  • Yousif Himeidan
  • Imadeldin E Aradaib
  • Luc J Smits
  • M Alifrangis
  • M H Prins
  • A A Ahmed
  • E Mavoungou
  • Gasim I Gasim
  • Duria A Rayis
  • Hala Abdullahi
  • Gamal K Adam
  • Elhassan M Elhassan
  • Mustafa I Elbashir
  • Ahmed A Mohmmed
  • Hamdan Z Hamdan
  • Abdulmutalab M Imam
  • Amel M Alhaj
  • Nada K Bayoumi
  • Mubarak S Karsany
  • Dar Elgalal A Gassmelseed
  • Mohamed O Elmahashi
  • Amir M Saleh
  • Shahad M Hussein
  • Abdelrahium D Haggaz
  • Suad M Babiker
  • Samah E Batran
  • Leana M Elbashir
  • Bashier Osman
  • Amal O Bashir
  • Awadalla H Kashif
  • Entisar A Murad
  • Nahla B Gadalla
  • Imad R Musa
  • Yasir Salih
  • Richard M Hoglund
  • Esam G Abdelrahman
  • Mayyada B Adam
  • Magid S Abubaker
  • Saad El Din H Hassan
  • Haggar M Elbashir
  • Elshiekh Bader
  • Ameer O Abbaker
  • Ahmed M Hassanain
  • Ishraga I Abdelrahim
  • Asha A Gader
  • Elgoni A Radi
  • Osama A Elhardello
  • Ahmed M Eltom
  • Issaka Sagara
  • Ayoub A Mohamed
  • Khalid H Bakheit
  • Abderelrahium D Haggaz
  • Elsir A Elussein
  • Khalid Hussein Bakheit
  • Rihab E Ahmed
  • Mariam M Mahmoud
  • Rasha M Elsheikh
  • Mohamed A Elsheikh
  • Siddig A Haroun
  • Ahmed M El Zein
  • Abubakr M Nasr
  • Ayda R Mohammed-Ali
  • Mohammed El-Imam
  • Muntasir T Salah
  • Sakina B Elamin
  • Mamoun M Mohammed
  • Amir Elnahas
  • Jalal A Bilal
  • Hamid S Abdalla
  • Bashur M Ashur
  • Abdelsalam B Satti
  • Aisha M Elbareg
  • Ameer Osman
  • Ahmed Saeed
  • Fathi M Essadi
  • Ahmed M Abdelhalim
  • Mohamed A Ahmed
  • Amna Abbas
  • Igbal A Bashier

Detail Information

Publications102 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi request reprint Oral misoprostol vs. vaginal misoprostol for cervical ripening and labor induction
    I Adam
    New Halfa Teaching Hospital, Sudan
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 89:142-3. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Abruptio placentae following snake bite in a Sudanese woman
    Ishag Adam
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New Halfa Teaching Hospital, New Halfa, Sudan
    Saudi Med J 26:686-7. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Case report: Rift Valley Fever with vertical transmission in a pregnant Sudanese woman
    Ishag Adam
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    J Med Virol 80:929. 2008
    ..She delivered baby of 3.2 kg with skin rash, palpable liver and spleen. The two samples from the mother and neonate were found to be positive for RVF-IgM. This report demonstrate that, RVF can be vertically transmitted...
  4. ncbi request reprint Antenatal iron and folic acid supplementation use by pregnant women in Khartoum, Sudan
    Hala Abdullahi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    BMC Res Notes 7:498. 2014
    ....
  5. pmc Low neonatal blood glucose levels in cesarean-delivered term newborns at Khartoum Hospital, Sudan
    Shahad M Hussein
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    Diagn Pathol 9:112. 2014
    ..Glucose is the main source of energy for organ function in neonates. There are few published recent data on neonatal glucose levels during cesarean delivery...
  6. pmc Epidemiology of deep venous thrombosis during pregnancy and puerperium in Sudanese women
    Asha A Gader
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 5:85-7. 2009
    ..Deep venous thrombosis (DVT) and venous thromboembolism (VTE) is a major health problem with high mortality worldwide. Patients at risk must be identified and given appropriate prophylaxis in order to decrease the mortality...
  7. pmc Placenta previa and pre-eclampsia: analyses of 1645 cases at medani maternity hospital, Sudan
    Ishag Adam
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum Khartoum, Sudan
    Front Physiol 4:32. 2013
    ..1-0.7). Although, the socio-demographic risk factors for pre-eclampsia observed among women at Medani hospital were similar to those found in other settings; placenta previa was associated with decreased incidence of pre-eclampsia...
  8. pmc Diagnosis of Trichomonous vaginalis by microscopy, latex agglutination, diamond's media, and PCR in symptomatic women, Khartoum, Sudan
    Amir M Saleh
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    Diagn Pathol 9:49. 2014
    ..Trichomoniasis is the most common sexually transmitted disease. However, limited data are available on an effective technique for the diagnosis of Trichomonas vaginalis...
  9. pmc CD20, CD3, placental malaria infections and low birth weight in an area of unstable malaria transmission in Central Sudan
    Samah E Batran
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    Diagn Pathol 8:189. 2013
    ..Malaria during pregnancy is the main cause of low birth weight (LBW) in the tropics. There are few studies concerning B and T lymphocyte infiltrates in placental malaria infections or their potential association with LBW babies...
  10. pmc Red blood cell distribution width is not correlated with preeclampsia among pregnant Sudanese women
    Hala Abdullahi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    Diagn Pathol 9:29. 2014
    ..There are few data on the association between RDW and preeclampsia. This study aimed to investigate the association between RDW and preeclampsia...
  11. pmc Estimating malaria parasite density among pregnant women at central Sudan using actual and assumed white blood cell count
    Abdelrahium D Haggaz
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, PO Box 102, Khartoum, Sudan
    Malar J 13:6. 2014
    ....
  12. pmc Low dose aspirin and low-molecular-weight heparin in the treatment of pregnant Libyan women with recurrent miscarriage
    Mohamed O Elmahashi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    BMC Res Notes 7:23. 2014
    ..Aspirin and heparin have been shown to have potentially beneficial effects on trophoblast implantation. However, few published data on this issue are available from developing countries...
  13. pmc Selection of pfdhfr/pfdhps alleles and declining artesunate/sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine efficacy against Plasmodium falciparum eight years after deployment in eastern Sudan
    Nahla B Gadalla
    Department of Immunology and Infection, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Malar J 12:255. 2013
    ..In this study, an evaluation of the efficacy and prevalence of drug resistance alleles (pfcrt, pfmdr1, pfdhfr and pfdhps) eight years after the adoption of AS/SP in eastern Sudan is reported...
  14. pmc A population pharmacokinetic model of piperaquine in pregnant and non-pregnant women with uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Sudan
    Richard M Hoglund
    Unit for Pharmacokinetics and Drug Metabolism, Department of Pharmacology, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Malar J 11:398. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the population pharmacokinetics of piperaquine in pregnant and non-pregnant Sudanese women with uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria...
  15. pmc Epidemiology of hepatitis B and hepatitis C virus infections in pregnant women in Sana'a, Yemen
    Entisar A Murad
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, AL Kuwait hospital, Sana a, Yemen
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:127. 2013
    ..Screening for Hepatitis B and C during pregnancy may help to decide on appropriate antiviral therapy and the institution of steps to minimize vertical transmission to the newborn infants...
  16. pmc Accuracy of tympanic temperature measurement using an infrared tympanic membrane thermometer
    Gasim I Gasim
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, P, O, Box 102, Khartoum, Sudan
    BMC Res Notes 6:194. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the accuracy of infrared tympanic thermometers in comparison to mercury thermometers in measurement of body temperature...
  17. pmc Severe Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium vivax malaria among adults at Kassala Hospital, eastern Sudan
    Tajeldin M Abdallah
    Faculty of Medicine, Kassala University, PO Box 496, Kassala, Sudan
    Malar J 12:148. 2013
    ..There have been few published reports on severe Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium vivax malaria among adults in Africa...
  18. pmc Intra-partum fever and cerebral palsy in Khartoum, Sudan
    Hala Abdullahi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    BMC Res Notes 6:163. 2013
    ..Data (maternal sociodemographic characteristics and neonatal expected predictors) were collected from mothers of children with CP and healthy controls using questionnaires...
  19. pmc Reliability of rapid diagnostic test for diagnosing peripheral and placental malaria in an area of unstable malaria transmission in Eastern Sudan
    Awadalla H Kashif
    Faculty of Medical Laboratory Sciences, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    Diagn Pathol 8:59. 2013
    ..Nevertheless, few data on the use of malaria rapid diagnostic test (RDT) during pregnancy have been published...
  20. pmc Neonatal mortality in Sudan: analysis of the Sudan household survey, 2010
    Amal O Bashir
    Public Health Institute, Khartoum, Sudan
    BMC Public Health 13:287. 2013
    ..This study investigated factors associated with neonatal mortality in Sudan. Neonatal death is defined as death within the first 28 days of life...
  21. pmc Prophylactic ceftizoxime for elective cesarean delivery at Soba Hospital, Sudan
    Bashier Osman
    Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    BMC Res Notes 6:57. 2013
    ..A prophylactic antibiotic is recommended to reduce infection-related complication following cesarean delivery. There is a current debate on the time of prophylactic antibiotic in cesarean delivery...
  22. pmc Efficacy of artemether-lumefantrine as a treatment for uncomplicated Plasmodium vivax malaria in eastern Sudan
    Tajeldin M Abdallah
    Faculty of Medicine, Kassala University, Kassala, Sudan
    Malar J 11:404. 2012
    ..However, few published data are available on the use of ACT for treatment of P. vivax malaria...
  23. pmc Red blood cell distribution width and iron deficiency anemia among pregnant Sudanese women
    Esam G Abdelrahman
    Khartoum Teaching Hospital, Khartoum, Sudan
    Diagn Pathol 7:168. 2012
    ..Red cell distribution width (RDW), which is a quantitative measure for red cell size variation (anisocytosis), is a predictor of IDA. Little is known regarding RDW and IDA during pregnancy...
  24. pmc Thrombocytopenia in pregnant women with Plasmodium falciparum malaria in an area of unstable malaria transmission in eastern Sudan
    Mayyada B Adam
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, P, O, Box 102, Khartoum, Sudan
    BMC Clin Pathol 12:10. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  25. ncbi request reprint Decreased susceptibility to placental malaria in anaemic women in an area with unstable malaria transmission in central Sudan
    Ishag Adam
    University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    Pathog Glob Health 106:118-21. 2012
    ..Thus, there is a strong relationship between anaemia and the absence of placental malaria...
  26. pmc Schistosoma haematobium infections among schoolchildren in central Sudan one year after treatment with praziquantel
    Abedaziz M Ahmed
    Schistosomiasis Research Laboratory, Faculty of Science, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    Parasit Vectors 5:108. 2012
    ..Chemotherapy with praziquantel (PZQ) is the mainstay of schistosomiasis control. However, there are recent concerns about tolerance or resistance to PZQ, so that monitoring its efficacy in different settings is required...
  27. pmc Pharmacokinetics of piperaquine in pregnant women in Sudan with uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria
    Ishag Adam
    Medicine, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 87:35-40. 2012
    ..The overall pharmacokinetic properties of piperaquine in this study were consistent with previously published reports in non-pregnant patients...
  28. pmc Anaemia among adults in Kassala, Eastern Sudan
    Tajeldin M Abdallah
    Faculty of Medicine, Kassala University, Kassala, PO Box 496, Sudan
    BMC Res Notes 5:202. 2012
    ..A cross-sectional study was conducted at Kassala, Eastern Sudan during the period of January-March 2011 to investigate the prevalence and predictors of anaemia among adults (> 15 years old)...
  29. pmc Comparison of HemoCue® hemoglobin-meter and automated hematology analyzer in measurement of hemoglobin levels in pregnant women at Khartoum hospital, Sudan
    Ishag Adam
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, P, O, Box 102, Khartoum, Sudan
    Diagn Pathol 7:30. 2012
    ..The HemoCue® has been widely used for as a point-of-care device for hemoglobin estimation in health facilities. Previous studies showed contradictory results regarding the accuracy of HemoCue®...
  30. pmc Seroprevalence of cytomegalovirus and rubella among pregnant women in western Sudan
    Hamdan Z Hamdan
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Al Neelain University, Khartoum, Sudan
    Virol J 8:217. 2011
    ..Maternal cytomegalovirus (CMV) and rubella infections have adverse neonatal outcomes. Basic epidemiological data concerning CMV and rubella is necessary for health planners and care providers...
  31. pmc Rift Valley Fever among febrile patients at New Halfa hospital, eastern Sudan
    Ahmed M Hassanain
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    Virol J 7:97. 2010
    ..Recognition of cases and diagnosis of RVF are critical for management and control of the disease...
  32. pmc Hypoglycaemia and severe Plasmodium falciparum malaria among pregnant Sudanese women in an area characterized by unstable malaria transmission
    Aziem A Ali
    Faculty of Medicine, Kassala University, Sudan
    Parasit Vectors 4:88. 2011
    ..Pre-tested questionnaires were used to gather socio-demographic, clinical and obstetrical data. Suitable tests were performed for clinical and biochemical investigations...
  33. pmc Feasibility and acceptability of home-based management of malaria strategy adapted to Sudan's conditions using artemisinin-based combination therapy and rapid diagnostic test
    Khalid A Elmardi
    National Malaria Control Programme, Federal Ministry of Health, Khartoum, Sudan
    Malar J 8:39. 2009
    ..This research aimed to assess the feasibility and acceptability of home-based management of malaria (HMM) strategy using artemisinin-based combination therapy (ACT) for treatment and rapid diagnostic test (RDT) for diagnosis...
  34. pmc Efficacy and safety of a fixed dose artesunate-sulphamethoxypyrazine-pyrimethamine compared to artemether-lumefantrine for the treatment of uncomplicated falciparum malaria across Africa: a randomized multi-centre trial
    Issaka Sagara
    Malaria Research and Training Center, Department of Epidemiology of Parasitic Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Pharmacy and Odonto Stomatology, University of Bamako, Bamako, Mali
    Malar J 8:63. 2009
    ..Ease of administration of anti-malarial treatments with shorter courses and fewer tablets may be key determinant of compliance...
  35. pmc Monocytes and macrophages and placental malaria infections in an area of unstable malaria transmission in eastern Sudan
    Magdi M Salih
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    Diagn Pathol 6:83. 2011
    ..Few studies exist on immunohistochemical characterization of the placental inflammatory infiltrate. The current study was conducted in Gadarif hospital in an area characterized by unstable malaria transmission in eastern Sudan...
  36. pmc Fluorescence microscope (Cyscope) for malaria diagnosis in pregnant women in Medani Hospital, Sudan
    Saad El Din H Hassan
    Federal Ministry of Health, P O Box 325, Khartoum, Sudan
    Diagn Pathol 6:88. 2011
    ..The area is characterized by unstable malaria transmission...
  37. pmc Use of family planning methods in Kassala, Eastern Sudan
    Abdel Aziem A Ali
    Faculty of Medicine, Kassala University, Sudan
    BMC Res Notes 4:43. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  38. pmc Maternal near-miss in a rural hospital in Sudan
    Abdel Aziem A Ali
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Kassala University, Sudan
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 11:48. 2011
    ....
  39. pmc Use of antenatal care services in Kassala, eastern Sudan
    Abdel Aziem A Ali
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:67. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate coverage of antenatal care and identify factors associated with inadequacy of antenatal care in Kassala, eastern Sudan...
  40. pmc Epidemiology of urinary tract infections and antibiotics sensitivity among pregnant women at Khartoum North Hospital
    Hamdan Z Hamdan
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob 10:2. 2011
    ..Urinary tract infections (UTI) can lead to poor maternal and perinatal outcomes. Investigating epidemiology of UTI and antibiotics sensitivity among pregnant women is fundamental for care-givers and health planners...
  41. pmc Polymerase chain reaction and histology in diagnosis of placental malaria in an area of unstable malaria transmission in Central Sudan
    Haggar M Elbashir
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, P O Box 102, Khartoum, Sudan
    Diagn Pathol 6:128. 2011
    ..Placental malaria poses a greater diagnostic challenge, accurate and sensitive diagnostic tool for malaria infections in pregnancy is needed...
  42. ncbi request reprint Dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine versus artemether-lumefantrine, in the treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in central Sudan
    I Adam
    University of Khartoum, Sudan
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 104:319-26. 2010
    ..Thus, both treatments appeared effective and safe for the treatment of uncomplicated P. falciparum malaria in central Sudan, although treatment with DHA-P (which requires a simpler dosing regimen) might be preferred to treatment with AL...
  43. doi request reprint Placental malaria and lack of prenatal care in an area of unstable malaria transmission in eastern Sudan
    Ishag Adam
    University of Khartoum, P O Box 102, Sudan 11111
    J Parasitol 95:751-2. 2009
    ..Prenatal care should be encouraged to reduce malaria in the area. Much more research regarding malaria and pregnancy is needed...
  44. doi request reprint Safety of artemisinins during early pregnancy, assessed in 62 Sudanese women
    I Adam
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, P O Box 102, Khartoum, Sudan
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 103:205-10. 2009
    ..It therefore appears that artemisinins may be safe to use during early pregnancy, although further study is clearly needed...
  45. doi request reprint Maternal and perinatal outcomes of visceral leishmaniasis (kala-azar) treated with sodium stibogluconate in eastern Sudan
    Gamal K Adam
    Gadarif University, Gadarif, Sudan
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 107:208-10. 2009
    ..To investigate maternal and perinatal outcomes when pregnant women with visceral leishmaniasis (VL, also known as kala-azar) are treated with the antimonial sodium stibogluconate...
  46. doi request reprint Low birth weight, preterm birth and short interpregnancy interval in Sudan
    Ishag Adam
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Sudan
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 22:1068-71. 2009
    ..To investigate whether short interpregnancy interval (IPI) is associated with increased risk of low birth weight and preterm labour...
  47. pmc Anaemia and low birth weight in Medani, Hospital Sudan
    Elhassan M Elhassan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, P, O, Box 102, Khartoum, Sudan
    BMC Res Notes 3:181. 2010
    ..Cases were mothers who delivered singleton baby < 2500 gm. Controls were mothers delivered singleton baby of >/= 2500 gm...
  48. pmc Maternal and perinatal outcomes of dengue in PortSudan, Eastern Sudan
    Ishag Adam
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    Virol J 7:153. 2010
    ..To investigate maternal and perinatal outcomes (maternal death, preterm delivery, low birth weight and perinatal mortality) of dengue at PortSudan and Elmawani hospitals in the eastern Sudan...
  49. ncbi request reprint A perspective of the epidemiology of malaria and anaemia and their impact on maternal and perinatal outcomes in Sudan
    Ishag Adam
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    J Infect Dev Ctries 5:83-7. 2011
    ..Thus there is an urgent need to investigate the co-epidemiology of malaria and anaemia and their combined impact on maternal and perinatal outcomes in the different regions of Sudan...
  50. pmc Severe anaemia is associated with a higher risk for preeclampsia and poor perinatal outcomes in Kassala hospital, eastern Sudan
    Abdelaziem A Ali
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    BMC Res Notes 4:311. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  51. pmc Malaria and pre-eclampsia in an area with unstable malaria transmission in Central Sudan
    Ishag Adam
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, PO Box 102, Khartoum, Sudan
    Malar J 10:258. 2011
    ..Placental malaria and pre-eclampsia occur frequently in women in tropics and are leading causes of maternal and perinatal morbidities and mortality. Few data exist concerning the interaction between placental malaria and pre-eclampsia...
  52. pmc Epidemiology of underweight and overweight-obesity among term pregnant Sudanese women
    Duria A Rayis
    Faculty of Medicine University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    BMC Res Notes 3:327. 2010
    ..Maternal weight and height were measured and expressed as body mass index (BMI - weight (kg)/height (m) 2)...
  53. ncbi request reprint Suicide after treatment of chloroquine-resistant falciparum malaria with quinine
    Ishag Adam
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New Halfa Teaching Hospital, Sudan
    Saudi Med J 25:248-9. 2004
  54. ncbi request reprint Efficacies of mefloquine alone and of artesunate followed by mefloquine, for the treatment of uncomplicated, Plasmodium falciparum malaria in eastern Sudan
    I Adam
    New Halfa Teaching Hospital, P O Box 61, New Halfa, Sudan
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 99:111-7. 2005
    ..This may be a reflection of the different mefloquine doses and, for the patients given the combination, of the use of artesunate before the mefloquine treatment...
  55. ncbi request reprint Submicroscopic Plasmodium falciparum infections during pregnancy, in an area of Sudan with a low intensity of malaria transmission
    I Adam
    New Halfa Teaching Hospital, Sudan
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 99:339-44. 2005
    ..falciparum infections were not significantly different from those of the women who were smear- and PCR-negative, such infections may have a significant impact on materno-foetal health...
  56. ncbi request reprint Comments on "Risk factors for malaria infection and anemia for pregnant women in the Sahel area of Bandiagara, Mali" by A. Dicko et al. [Acta Trop. 89 (2003) 17-23]
    Ishag Adam
    Department of Obstetric and Gynecology, New Halfa Teaching Hospital, Sudan
    Acta Trop 96:60-1. 2005
  57. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors for anaemia in pregnant women of eastern Sudan
    Ishag Adam
    New Halfa Teaching Hospital, Obstetric and Gynecology, Kassala, Sudan
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 99:739-43. 2005
    ..6, 95% CI 1.05-2.6; P = 0.03) were the risk factors for anaemia. Thus, preventive measures against malaria (chemoprophylaxis and insecticide-treated bednets) may be needed for all pregnant women irrespective of their age or parity...
  58. ncbi request reprint Quinine for the treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in eastern Sudan
    Ishag Adam
    New Halfa Teaching Hospital, Sudan
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 99:736-8. 2005
    ..The present results and those of earlier investigations indicate that the response to quinine in this area may be faltering...
  59. ncbi request reprint Extrapyramidal syndrome after treatment of falciparum malaria with sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine
    Ishag Adam
    New Halfa Teaching Hospital Adam, Sudan
    Saudi Med J 25:1303-4. 2004
  60. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of ceftriaxone prophylaxis in elective cesarean section
    Ishag Adam
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New Halfa Teaching Hospital, New Halfa, Sudan
    Saudi Med J 26:500-1. 2005
  61. ncbi request reprint Is meningococcal polysaccharide vaccine safe during pregnancy?
    I Adam
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Sudan
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 99:627-8. 2005
  62. ncbi request reprint Acute gluteal abscess due to chloroquine injection in Sudanese pregnant woman
    Ishag Adam
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New Halfa Teaching Hospital, Sudan
    Saudi Med J 25:963-4. 2004
  63. ncbi request reprint Artemether in the treatment of falciparum malaria during pregnancy in eastern Sudan
    Ishag Adam
    New Halfa Teaching Hospital, P O Box 61, New Halfa, Sudan
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 98:509-13. 2004
    ..The other 27 (96.5%) delivered full-term live babies. None of the pregnant women died and there was no abortion, stillbirth or congenital abnormalities in the newborn babies...
  64. ncbi request reprint Is praziquantel therapy safe during pregnancy?
    Ishag Adam
    New Halfa Hospital, P O Box 61, New Halfa, Sudan
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 98:540-3. 2004
    ..No congenital abnormalities were noted by clinical examination in any of the babies born to either group. This retrospective study suggested that PZQ therapy is safe during pregnancy...
  65. ncbi request reprint Anemia in pregnant Sudanese women. Community based study
    Ishaq Adam
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New Halfa Teaching Hospital, PO Box 61, New Halfa, Sudan
    Saudi Med J 25:1119-20. 2004
  66. ncbi request reprint Mefloquine in the treatment of falciparum malaria during pregnancy in Eastern Sudan
    Ishag Adam
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New Halfa Teaching Hospital, New Halfa, Sudan
    Saudi Med J 25:1400-2. 2004
    ..To test the efficacy and toxicity of mefloquine therapy both on expectant mothers and the outcome of their pregnancies...
  67. ncbi request reprint Efficacies of chloroquine, sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine and quinine in the treatment of uncomplicated, Plasmodium falciparum malaria in eastern Sudan
    I Adam
    New Halfa Teaching Hospital, P O Box 61, New Halfa, Sudan
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 98:661-6. 2004
    ..The response to quinine may also be faltering...
  68. ncbi request reprint Praziquantel for the treatment of schistosomiasis mansoni during pregnancy
    I Adam
    New Halfa Teaching Hospital, P O Box 61, New Halfa, Sudan
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 99:37-40. 2005
    ..Although this is a small trial, it appears that PZQ is a safe drug to use against schistosomiasis mansoni, even during the first trimester of pregnancy...
  69. ncbi request reprint Manifestations of falciparum malaria in pregnant women of Eastern Sudan
    Ishag Adam
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New Halfa Teaching Hospital, PO Box 61, New Halfa, Sudan
    Saudi Med J 25:1947-50. 2004
    ..This study was conducted to investigate the morbidity pattern of malaria during pregnancy in New Halfa Teaching Hospital, Eastern Sudan, where malaria transmission is unstable...
  70. ncbi request reprint Artesunate plus sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine in the treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria during pregnancy in eastern Sudan
    Ishag Adam
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 100:632-5. 2006
    ..Thus, this small descriptive study failed to detect unintended effects of AS+SP during pregnancy...
  71. ncbi request reprint A comparison of the efficacy of artesunate plus sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine with that of sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine alone, in the treatment of uncomplicated, Plasmodium falciparum malaria in eastern Sudan
    I Adam
    New Halfa Teaching Hospital, Sudan
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 99:449-55. 2005
    ..Thus, although the problems posed by adverse effects were similar in the two treatment arms, ASP appeared markedly better, in terms of fever- and parasite-clearance times and the prevalence of post-treatment gametocytaemia, than SP alone...
  72. doi request reprint Predictors of antimalarial treatment failure in an area of unstable malaria transmission in eastern Sudan
    Ishag Adam
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, P O Box 102, Khartoum, Sudan
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 103:21-4. 2009
    ..0; 95% CI 1.0-1.0; P=0.8) and presence of gametocytes (OR=0.3; 95% CI 0.9-1.2; P=0.1) were not associated with treatment failure. Thus, these factors might be used to identify those in whom treatment might fail in the future...
  73. ncbi request reprint Low body mass index, anaemia and poor perinatal outcome in a rural hospital in eastern Sudan
    Ishag Adam
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    J Trop Pediatr 54:202-4. 2008
    ..The first step in improving early neonatal survival is to document rate of these deaths, identify the common causes...
  74. doi request reprint Clinical patterns and major causes of infertility among Sudanese couples
    Elsir A Elussein
    Khartoum Fertility Center, Khartoum, Sudan
    Trop Doct 38:243-4. 2008
    ..Failure of ovulation (60.3%) was the most common cause of female infertility. The study revealed a high proportion of secondary infertility and a greater contribution of the female factors to infertility...
  75. doi request reprint The antischistosomal efficacies of artesunate-sulfamethoxypyrazine-pyrimethamine and artemether-lumefantrine administered as treatment for uncomplicated, Plasmodium falciparum malaria
    I Adam
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, P O Box 102, Khartoum, Sudan
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 102:39-44. 2008
    ..These results indicate that AS-SMP and AT-LU are currently very effective treatments not only for uncomplicated, P. falciparum malaria but also for S. mansoni infections...
  76. ncbi request reprint Malaria susceptibility and cortisol levels in pregnant women of eastern Sudan
    I Adam
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Sudan
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 98:260-1. 2007
  77. pmc A fixed-dose 24-hour regimen of artesunate plus sulfamethoxypyrazine-pyrimethamine for the treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in eastern Sudan
    Ishag Adam
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Sudan
    Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob 5:18. 2006
    ..Artemisinin-based combination therapy is increasingly being adopted as first-line antimalarial therapy. The choice of appropriate therapy depends on efficacy, cost, side effects, and simplicity of administration...
  78. pmc Prevalence and risk factors for Plasmodium falciparum malaria in pregnant women of eastern Sudan
    Ishag Adam
    New Haifa Teaching Hospital, P O Box 61, New Haifa, Sudan
    Malar J 4:18. 2005
    ..Our study aimed to demonstrate the prevalence and risk factors for malaria (age, parity and gestational age) among pregnant women of eastern Sudan, which is characterized by unstable malaria transmission...
  79. doi request reprint Artesunate plus sulfadoxine/pyrimethamine versus praziquantel in the treatment of Schistosoma mansoni in eastern Sudan
    Ayoub A Mohamed
    New Halfa Teaching Hospital, New Halfa, Sudan
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 103:1062-4. 2009
    ..001). Thus, AS+SP has poor efficacy in the treatment of S. mansoni compared with PZQ...
  80. ncbi request reprint A randomized comparison of sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine and combination of sulphadoxine pyrimethamine with chloroquine in the treatment of uncomplicated falciparum malaria in Eastern Sudan
    Muntasir T Salah
    Department Pediatrics, University of Kassala, Kassala, Sudan
    Saudi Med J 26:147-8. 2005
  81. doi request reprint Epidemiology of preterm birth in Omdurman Maternity hospital, Sudan
    Amel M Alhaj
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 23:131-4. 2010
    ..To investigate the prevalence and to identify risk factors for live singleton preterm birth in Omdurman Maternity hospital, Sudan...
  82. ncbi request reprint Intramuscular artemether in the treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Sudanese patients
    Ayda R Mohammed-Ali
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Sudan
    Saudi Med J 27:122-3. 2006
  83. pmc ABO blood group system and placental malaria in an area of unstable malaria transmission in eastern Sudan
    Ishag Adam
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine University of Khartoum, Sudan
    Malar J 6:110. 2007
    ..Understanding the pathogenesis of malaria in pregnancy and its consequences for both the mother and the baby is fundamental for improving malaria control in pregnant women...
  84. doi request reprint Malaria and stillbirth in Omdurman Maternity Hospital, Sudan
    Elshiekh Bader
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 109:144-6. 2010
    ..The study was conducted in the labor ward of Omdurman Maternity Hospital, Sudan, from November 2007 to February 2008 to investigate the prevalence and risks factors for stillbirth...
  85. ncbi request reprint Brief report: acute viral hepatitis and poor maternal and perinatal outcomes in pregnant Sudanese women
    Rihab E Ahmed
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    J Med Virol 80:1747-8. 2008
    ..5%). There were four (25%) maternal deaths and three (18.7%) intrauterine fetal deaths. Three of these maternal deaths were due to hepatitis E virus and the fourth was due to hepatitis B virus...
  86. ncbi request reprint Cytokine profiles in peripheral, placental and cord blood in an area of unstable malaria transmission in eastern Sudan
    Nada K Bayoumi
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    J Trop Pediatr 55:233-7. 2009
    ..Few data exists concerning pathogenesis of malaria during pregnancy in areas of unstable malaria transmission...
  87. doi request reprint Anaemia, folate and vitamin B12 deficiency among pregnant women in an area of unstable malaria transmission in eastern Sudan
    Ishraga I Abdelrahim
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 103:493-6. 2009
    ..Thus, there was a high prevalence of anaemia and folate deficiency. Measures to control these should be considered...
  88. ncbi request reprint Knowledge and attitude toward HIV voluntary counseling and testing services among pregnant women attending an antenatal clinic in Sudan
    Mariam M Mahmoud
    The Academy of Medical Sciences and Technology, Khartoum, Sudan
    J Med Virol 79:469-73. 2007
    ..There is a need to extend the voluntary counseling and testing program in all antenatal clinics. In addition, there is a need to increase the level of education and raise health awareness about HIV and mother to child transmission...
  89. pmc Artesunate plus sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine for treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Sudan
    Sakina B Elamin
    National Malaria Control, Ministry of Health, Khartoum, Sudan
    Malar J 4:41. 2005
    ..The few available drugs might be safeguarded if combined with artesunate. The addition of artesunate to a standard antimalarial treatment substantially reduces treatment failure, recrudescence and gametocyte carriage...
  90. ncbi request reprint Cerebral malaria is frequently associated with latent parasitemia among the semi-immune population of eastern Sudan
    Hayder A Giha
    Malaria Research Center MalRC, Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, P O Box 102, Khartoum, Sudan
    Microbes Infect 7:1196-203. 2005
    ..In conclusion, uniquely in this setting, CM can be associated with sub-patent parasitemia; thus, a diagnostic tool more sensitive than microscopy is needed...
  91. pmc Hepatitis B virus and hepatitis C virus in pregnant Sudanese women
    Rasha M Elsheikh
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    Virol J 4:104. 2007
    ..While much data exist concerning viral hepatitis during pregnancy in many African countries, no proper published data are available in Sudan...
  92. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of HIV infection among pregnant women of the central Sudan
    Dar Elgalal A Gassmelseed
    The Academy of Medical Sciences and Technology, Khartoum, Sudan
    J Med Virol 78:1269-70. 2006
  93. doi request reprint High maternal mortality and stillbirth in the Wad Medani Hospital, Central Sudan, 2003-2007
    Elhassan M Elhassan
    University of Geizera, Wad Medani, Khartoum, Sudan
    Trop Doct 39:238-9. 2009
    ..The stillbirth rate was 29/1000 births; the majority of which (8/1000) were macerated stillbirths...
  94. pmc Abdominal wall mycetoma presented as obstructed incisional hernia of cesarean section in eastern Sudan
    Osama A Elhardello
    New Halfa Teaching Hospital, P O Box 61, New Halfa, Sudan
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 2009:74643. 2009
    ..A provisional diagnosis of obstructed incisional hernia was put. Histopathological examination revealed macroscopically four masses of soft tissue. Microscopic sections showed grains of Madurella mycetomatis...
  95. doi request reprint Peripheral, placental and cord cytokines profile in spontaneous labor and elective caesarean section
    Khalid Hussein Bakheit
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan
    Iran J Immunol 5:185-8. 2008
    ..Cesarean section delivery can lead to much maternal morbidity. Different cytokines have been reported to be influenced by the mode of delivery...
  96. ncbi request reprint Stroke in CT-scan Department of Khartoum Hospital, Sudan
    Ahmed M El Zein
    Department of Medicine, The Academy of Medical Sciences and Technology, University of Khartoum, PO Box 102, Khartoum, Sudan
    Trop Doct 37:244-5. 2007
    ..Hypertension, diabetes mellitus, smoking, heart disease and hypercholesterolaemia were the risk factors for stroke. Thus, further studies are needed on stroke. Hypertension should be discovered early and treated effectively...
  97. ncbi request reprint Aggressive rhabdomyosarcoma of the vulva in a young Sudanese woman
    Siddig A Haroun
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Sudan
    Saudi Med J 28:461-2. 2007
    ..Clinically, her general condition was poor. She had bilateral inguinal lymphadenopathy. Local examination revealed a large deeply infiltrating vulvar mass. Pathological evaluation revealed pleomorphic rhabdomyosarcoma...
  98. ncbi request reprint Cytokines profiles in Sudanese women with preeclampsia
    Khalid H Bakheit
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Sudan
    Hypertens Pregnancy 28:224-9. 2009
    ..Cytokine imbalance in preeclampsia may be one of the etiological factors for preeclampsia...
  99. ncbi request reprint Impact of maternal Plasmodium falciparum malaria and haematological parameters on pregnancy and its outcome in southeastern Nigeria
    Ishag Adam
    J Vector Borne Dis 45:78-9; author reply 79-80. 2008
  100. ncbi request reprint Toxoplasmosis in pregnant Sudanese women
    Amir Elnahas
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Whipps Cross University Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Saudi Med J 24:868-70. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to conduct a sero-epidemiological survey of toxoplasmosis in pregnant Sudanese women...
  101. ncbi request reprint Vesicovaginal fistula in Sudanese women
    Mohammed El-Imam
    Department of Urology, University of Gezira, Was Medani, Sudan
    Saudi Med J 26:341-2. 2005