Hamdan Al-Jahdali

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Publications

  1. pmc Pulmonary vascular complications of chronic liver disease: Pathophysiology, imaging, and treatment
    Ali Nawaz Khan
    North Manchester General Hospital, Manchester, Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust, UK
    Ann Thorac Med 6:57-65. 2011
  2. pmc Acute pulmonary schistosomiasis
    Sa Baharoon
    Department of Medicine, Infectious Diseases Division, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Glob Infect Dis 3:293-5. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint A fatal complication of bronchiectasis. Brain abscess with intraventricular rupture
    Hamdan H Al-Jahdali
    Department of Medicine Pulmonary Division, Mail Code 1443, King Fahad National Guard Hospital, PO Box 22490, Riyadh 14426, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Tel 966 1 2520088 Ext 4196 Fax 966 1 2520140 E mail
    Neurosciences (Riyadh) 9:54-6. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of sleep apnea and excessive day time sleepiness in patients with end-stage renal disease on dialysis
    Hamdan Al-Jahdali
    Department of Medicine, Sleep Disorders Centre, King Saud University for Health Science, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 23:251-61. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint A comparison of sleep disturbances and sleep apnea in patients on hemodialysis and chronic peritoneal dialysis
    Hamdan Al-Jahdali
    Department of Medicine, Sleep Disorders Centre, King Saud University for Health Sciences, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 22:922-30. 2011
  6. pmc Insomnia in chronic renal patients on dialysis in Saudi Arabia
    Hamdan H Al-Jahdali
    Division of Pulmonary Sleep Disorders Center, King Saud University for Health Sciences, Riyadh Saudi Arabia
    J Circadian Rhythms 8:7. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical aspects of miliary tuberculosis in Saudi adults
    H Al-Jahdali
    Department of Pulmonary and Infectious Disease, King Fahad National Guard Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 4:252-5. 2000
  8. pmc Massive hemoptysis and deep venous thrombosis presenting in a woman with Hughes-Stovin syndrome: a case report
    Hamdan Al-Jahdali
    Medical Department, King Saud University for Health Sciences, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, 11426, Saudi Arabia
    J Med Case Reports 4:109. 2010
  9. pmc Saudi guidelines for testing and treatment of latent tuberculosis infection
    Hamdan H Al Jahdali
    Department of Medicine, King Saud University for Health Sciences, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Ann Saudi Med 30:38-49. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Restless legs syndrome in patients on dialysis
    Hamdan H Al-Jahdali
    King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 20:378-85. 2009

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Publications35

  1. pmc Pulmonary vascular complications of chronic liver disease: Pathophysiology, imaging, and treatment
    Ali Nawaz Khan
    North Manchester General Hospital, Manchester, Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust, UK
    Ann Thorac Med 6:57-65. 2011
    ..In this review, we also discuss the role of imaging in pulmonary vascular complications associated with liver disease...
  2. pmc Acute pulmonary schistosomiasis
    Sa Baharoon
    Department of Medicine, Infectious Diseases Division, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Glob Infect Dis 3:293-5. 2011
    ..Pathogenesis is not well understood. We report a case of acute pulmonary schistosomiasis in which lung biopsy was done 10 weeks after exposure and it identified the presence of schistosomal ovum surrounded by granuloma...
  3. ncbi request reprint A fatal complication of bronchiectasis. Brain abscess with intraventricular rupture
    Hamdan H Al-Jahdali
    Department of Medicine Pulmonary Division, Mail Code 1443, King Fahad National Guard Hospital, PO Box 22490, Riyadh 14426, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Tel 966 1 2520088 Ext 4196 Fax 966 1 2520140 E mail
    Neurosciences (Riyadh) 9:54-6. 2004
    ..Presentation and management of this potentially fatal complication of bronchiectasis are discussed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of sleep apnea and excessive day time sleepiness in patients with end-stage renal disease on dialysis
    Hamdan Al-Jahdali
    Department of Medicine, Sleep Disorders Centre, King Saud University for Health Science, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 23:251-61. 2012
    ..001); it was also associated with older age, diabetes mellitus, and other sleep disorders. SA and EDS are common in dialysis patients and are significantly associated with other sleep disorders...
  5. ncbi request reprint A comparison of sleep disturbances and sleep apnea in patients on hemodialysis and chronic peritoneal dialysis
    Hamdan Al-Jahdali
    Department of Medicine, Sleep Disorders Centre, King Saud University for Health Sciences, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 22:922-30. 2011
    ..05). Our study shows that sleep disorders are common in dialysis patients; however, SA, EDS, and RLS were more common in PD patients than in HD patients. Poor sleep quality and insomnia were comparable in both groups...
  6. pmc Insomnia in chronic renal patients on dialysis in Saudi Arabia
    Hamdan H Al-Jahdali
    Division of Pulmonary Sleep Disorders Center, King Saud University for Health Sciences, Riyadh Saudi Arabia
    J Circadian Rhythms 8:7. 2010
    ..Studies have shown that insomnia is a common sleep disorder among patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD). This study aimed to assess the prevalence of insomnia in Saudi patients with ESRD who are on maintenance dialysis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical aspects of miliary tuberculosis in Saudi adults
    H Al-Jahdali
    Department of Pulmonary and Infectious Disease, King Fahad National Guard Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 4:252-5. 2000
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  8. pmc Massive hemoptysis and deep venous thrombosis presenting in a woman with Hughes-Stovin syndrome: a case report
    Hamdan Al-Jahdali
    Medical Department, King Saud University for Health Sciences, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, 11426, Saudi Arabia
    J Med Case Reports 4:109. 2010
    ..The disease is thought to be a variant of Behcet's disease and is defined by the presence of pulmonary artery aneurysm in association with peripheral venous thrombosis...
  9. pmc Saudi guidelines for testing and treatment of latent tuberculosis infection
    Hamdan H Al Jahdali
    Department of Medicine, King Saud University for Health Sciences, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Ann Saudi Med 30:38-49. 2010
    ..This Guideline is intended to provide physicians and allied health workers in Saudi Arabia with the standard of care for testing and treatment of LTBI...
  10. ncbi request reprint Restless legs syndrome in patients on dialysis
    Hamdan H Al-Jahdali
    King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 20:378-85. 2009
    ..Optimal care of dialysis patient should include particular attention to the diagnosis and management of sleep disorders...
  11. ncbi request reprint Advance care planning preferences among dialysis patients and factors influencing their decisions
    Hamdan H Al-Jahdali
    Pulmonary Division, King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 20:232-9. 2009
    ..The majority of the patients trust their physicians to decide about the futility of resuscitation. Patients were able to decide reasonably well when they are well informed...
  12. ncbi request reprint Sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy (Rosai-Dorfman's Disease) as cause of isolated hilar lymphadenopathy and complete remission after high dose steroid
    Hamdan H Al-Jahdali
    Pulmonary Division, King Abdulaziz Medical City, King Fahad National Guard Hospital, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 29:763-5. 2008
    ..Here, we present a case report of SHML causing isolated hilar lymphadenopathy with complete remission for more than 6 years, after a short course of high dose steroid (dexamethasone 20 mg daily for 3 days)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Upper airway obstruction due to rhinoscleroma: case report
    H Al Jahdali
    Department of Medicine, King Fahad National Guard Hospital, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    J Chemother 13:69-72. 2001
    ..She has remained asymptomatic over a year follow-up period and repeated biopsies have shown no evidence of recurrence...
  14. ncbi request reprint Asthma control assessment using asthma control test among patients attending 5 tertiary care hospitals in Saudi Arabia
    Hamdan H Al-Jahdali
    Pulmonary Division of King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 29:714-7. 2008
    ..Evaluation of asthma control using the Asthma Control Test (ACT)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Perception of the role of inhaled corticosteroids and factors affecting compliance among asthmatic adult patients
    Hamdan H Al-Jahdali
    Division of Pulmonary, King Fahad National Guard Hospital, King Abdul Aziz Medical City, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 28:569-73. 2007
    ..To examine the patient characteristics linked with reduced adherence to inhaled corticosteroids (ICS) use...
  16. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis in association with travel
    Hamdan Al-Jahdali
    Department of Medicine, King Fahad National Guard Hospital, P O Box 22490, 11426 Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 21:125-30. 2003
    ..Emphasis should be placed on public awareness and education campaigns to facilitate passive diagnosis of symptomatic cases. Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB) continues to be a common concern for the global traveller...
  17. ncbi request reprint The utility and interpretation of tuberculin skin tests in the Middle East
    Hamdan Al-Jahdali
    Division of Pulmonary, Department of Medicine, King Fahad National Guard Hospital, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Am J Infect Control 33:151-6. 2005
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  18. ncbi request reprint Implementation of the national asthma management guidelines in the emergency department
    Hamdan H Al-Jahdali
    Pulmonary Division, Department of Medicine MCN 1443, King Abdul Aziz Medical City, King Fahad National Guard Hospital, PO Box 22490, Riyadh 11426, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 25:1208-11. 2004
    ..to compare the actual care delivered at the Emergency Department to those recommended by these guidelines: To compare the documented management of acute bronchial asthma at the Emergency Room (ER) with the Saudi National Guidelines..
  19. ncbi request reprint First case of combined blastomycosis and tuberculosis in a patient from Saudi Arabia
    H Al Jahdali
    Department of Medicine, King Fahad National Guard Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Chemother 13:65-8. 2001
    ..We report an unusual case of dual pulmonary blastomycosis and tuberculosis. In addition, this is the first case of blastomycosis reported from Saudi Arabia, a disease not endemic in this region...
  20. ncbi request reprint Pattern and risk factors for intentional drug overdose in Saudi Arabia
    Hamdan Al-Jahdali
    Medicine Department, King Abdulaziz Medical City, King Fahad National Guard Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Can J Psychiatry 49:331-4. 2004
    ..Despite the strong religious and constitutional sanctions against suicide, cases of intentional drug overdose occasionally occur. Our study represents the first attempt to better understand and characterize this sensitive topic...
  21. pmc Th17 cytokines induce pro-fibrotic cytokines release from human eosinophils
    Saleh Al-Muhsen
    Asthma Research Chair and Prince Naif Center for Immunology Research, Department of Paediatrics, College of Medicine, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Respir Res 14:34. 2013
    ..Eosinophils have been shown to contribute to the production of pro-fibrotic cytokines, TGF-β and IL-11, however, the mechanism regulating this process is not fully understood...
  22. ncbi request reprint Eosinophilic pneumonia: experience at two tertiary care referral hospitals in Saudi Arabia
    Hamdan Al-Jahdali
    Department of Medicine, Pulmonary Division, King Saud University for Health Sciences, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Jahdali yahoo com
    Ann Saudi Med 32:32-6. 2012
    ..Eosinophilic lung diseases are a diverse group of disorders characterized by pulmonary opacities associated with tissue or peripheral eosinophilia...
  23. doi request reprint Severe sepsis and septic shock at the Hajj: etiologies and outcomes
    Salim Baharoon
    Department of Critical Care and Internal Medicine, King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh 11426, Saudi Arabia
    Travel Med Infect Dis 7:247-52. 2009
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  24. doi request reprint Eosinophils induce airway smooth muscle cell proliferation
    Rabih Halwani
    Asthma Research Chair and Prince Naif Center for Immunology Research, College of Medicine, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Clin Immunol 33:595-604. 2013
    ..Eosinophils, and their binding to ASM cells, constitute a potential therapeutic target to interfere with the series of biological events leading to airway remodeling and Asthma...
  25. pmc Factors associated with patient visits to the emergency department for asthma therapy
    Hamdan Al-Jahdali
    Department of Medicine, Pulmonary Division ICU, King Saud University for Health Sciences, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    BMC Pulm Med 12:80. 2012
    ..These factors may be related to the patient himself or to a health system that hinders asthma control. The aim of this study was to identify the main factors that lead to the frequent admission of asthmatic patients to the ED...
  26. pmc Improper inhaler technique is associated with poor asthma control and frequent emergency department visits
    Hamdan Al-Jahdali
    Department of Medicine, Pulmonary Division ICU, King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Allergy Asthma Clin Immunol 9:8. 2013
    ..Uncontrolled asthma remains a frequent cause of emergency department (ED) visits and hospital admissions. Improper asthma inhaler device use is most likely one of the major causes associated with uncontrolled asthma and frequent ED visits...
  27. ncbi request reprint End-of-life practices in a tertiary intensive care unit in Saudi Arabia
    Abdulaziz S Aldawood
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Anaesth Intensive Care 40:137-41. 2012
    ..These decisions should be made early in the patients' stay in the intensive care unit...
  28. ncbi request reprint Does tuberculin skin test predict tuberculosis in patients with end-stage liver disease?
    Mohamed S Al-Moamary
    Department of Medicine, King Fahad Hospital, King Abdul Aziz Medical City, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 24:1269-70. 2003
  29. ncbi request reprint Bronchiolitis obliterans organizing pneumonia: experience at three hospitals in Riyadh
    Abdullah H Alsaghir
    Department of Medicine, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Ann Saudi Med 27:32-5. 2007
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  30. doi request reprint Prevalence of portopulmonary hypertension among liver transplant candidates in a region highly endemic for viral hepatitis
    Abdullah Al-Harbi
    Department of Medicine, Pulmonary Division, King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Ann Transplant 19:1-5. 2014
    ..The aim of the present study was to determine the prevalence of POPH in the setting of ESLD for patients who were referred to King Abdulaziz Medical City-Riyadh (Riyadh, Saudi Arabia) for assessment for liver transplantation...
  31. doi request reprint Role of transforming growth factor-β in airway remodeling in asthma
    Rabih Halwani
    Prince Naif Center for Immunology Research, College of Medicine, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 44:127-33. 2011
    ..Here, sources of TGF-β, as well as its role in the development of airway remodeling, will be reviewed. Therapeutic strategies that modulate TGF-β will also be discussed...
  32. doi request reprint Spirometric reference values for healthy nonsmoking Saudi adults
    Mohammed O Al Ghobain
    College of Medicine, King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Clin Respir J 8:72-8. 2014
    ..To derive prediction equations of spirometric values of healthy Saudi adults and to compare the derived equations with equations reported in selected population...
  33. pmc Nocardiosis in a tertiary care hospital in saudi arabia
    Hamdan Al-Jahdali
    Department of Medicine, Pulmonary Division, King Saud University for Health Science, King Abdullah International Research Center, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Glob Infect Dis 3:128-32. 2011
    ..Clinical presentation, risk factors, site of disease involvement, radiological features, and outcomes of 30 patients with pulmonary and disseminated nocardiosis are presented...