Mohammed Al-Omran

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of Canadian vascular surgeons toward pharmacological risk reduction in patients with peripheral arterial disease
    Mohammed Al-Omran
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Vasc Surg 20:555-63. 2006
  2. pmc Reporting and methodologic quality of Cochrane Neonatal review group systematic reviews
    Khalid Al Faleh
    Department of Pediatrics, King Khalid University Hospital, College of Medicine, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    BMC Pediatr 9:38. 2009
  3. pmc The need for national medical licensing examination in Saudi Arabia
    Sohail Bajammal
    Medical Education Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Umm Al Qura University, Makkah, Saudi Arabia
    BMC Med Educ 8:53. 2008
  4. pmc Knowledge and attitude of physicians in a major teaching hospital towards atherosclerotic risk reduction therapy in patients with peripheral arterial disease
    Mohammed Al-Omran
    Department of Surgery, King Khalid University Hospital, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 3:1019-27. 2007
  5. pmc Epidemiologic features of acute appendicitis in Ontario, Canada
    Mohammed Al-Omran
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ont
    Can J Surg 46:263-8. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint True ulnar artery aneurysm of the hand in an 18-month-old boy: a case report
    Mohammed Al-Omran
    Department of Surgery, King Khalid University Hospital, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Vasc Surg 45:841-3. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint BRCA1 shields vascular smooth muscle cells from oxidative stress
    Fina Lovren
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Keenan Research Centre in the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 147:1946-55, 1955.e1. 2014
  8. pmc Atherosclerotic disease and risk factor modification in Saudi Arabia: a call to action
    Mohammed Al-Omran
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 8:349-55. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Do we need blood transfusion in elective infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
    Abdullah M Al-Wahbi
    Department of Vascular Surgery, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Saudi Med J 25:1762-3. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Harassment and discrimination in medical training: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Naif Fnais
    Mr Fnais is a medical student, College of Medicine, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Ms Soobiah is research coordinator, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Dr Chen is a biostatistician, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Ms Lillie is research coordinator, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Ms Perrier is information specialist, Continuing Education and Professional Development, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, and Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Dr Tashkhandi is an MSc candidate, Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, and associate researcher, Applied Health Research Centre, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Dr Straus is professor, Department of Medicine, and Director, Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine, and Director, Knowledge Translation Program, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto
    Acad Med 89:817-27. 2014

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of Canadian vascular surgeons toward pharmacological risk reduction in patients with peripheral arterial disease
    Mohammed Al-Omran
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Vasc Surg 20:555-63. 2006
    ..Given the heightened risk of cardiovascular disease in patients with PAD, these data have important implications...
  2. pmc Reporting and methodologic quality of Cochrane Neonatal review group systematic reviews
    Khalid Al Faleh
    Department of Pediatrics, King Khalid University Hospital, College of Medicine, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    BMC Pediatr 9:38. 2009
    ..A formal assessment of published CNRG systematic reviews has not been undertaken; we sought to provide a comprehensive assessment of the quality of systematic reviews (both methodologic and reporting quality) published in CNRG...
  3. pmc The need for national medical licensing examination in Saudi Arabia
    Sohail Bajammal
    Medical Education Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Umm Al Qura University, Makkah, Saudi Arabia
    BMC Med Educ 8:53. 2008
    ....
  4. pmc Knowledge and attitude of physicians in a major teaching hospital towards atherosclerotic risk reduction therapy in patients with peripheral arterial disease
    Mohammed Al-Omran
    Department of Surgery, King Khalid University Hospital, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 3:1019-27. 2007
    ....
  5. pmc Epidemiologic features of acute appendicitis in Ontario, Canada
    Mohammed Al-Omran
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ont
    Can J Surg 46:263-8. 2003
    ..To describe the epidemiology of acute appendicitis in the Province of Ontario, we carried out a retrospective population-based cohort study of all patients with acute appendicitis...
  6. ncbi request reprint True ulnar artery aneurysm of the hand in an 18-month-old boy: a case report
    Mohammed Al-Omran
    Department of Surgery, King Khalid University Hospital, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Vasc Surg 45:841-3. 2007
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint BRCA1 shields vascular smooth muscle cells from oxidative stress
    Fina Lovren
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Keenan Research Centre in the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 147:1946-55, 1955.e1. 2014
    ..We hypothesized that the breast cancer 1, early onset (BRCA1) gene that is involved in cellular resistance to DNA damage limits ROS production and oxidative stress in VSMCs...
  8. pmc Atherosclerotic disease and risk factor modification in Saudi Arabia: a call to action
    Mohammed Al-Omran
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 8:349-55. 2012
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Do we need blood transfusion in elective infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
    Abdullah M Al-Wahbi
    Department of Vascular Surgery, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Saudi Med J 25:1762-3. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Harassment and discrimination in medical training: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Naif Fnais
    Mr Fnais is a medical student, College of Medicine, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Ms Soobiah is research coordinator, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Dr Chen is a biostatistician, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Ms Lillie is research coordinator, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Ms Perrier is information specialist, Continuing Education and Professional Development, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, and Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Dr Tashkhandi is an MSc candidate, Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, and associate researcher, Applied Health Research Centre, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Dr Straus is professor, Department of Medicine, and Director, Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine, and Director, Knowledge Translation Program, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto
    Acad Med 89:817-27. 2014
    ....
  11. doi request reprint BRCA1 is a novel target to improve endothelial dysfunction and retard atherosclerosis
    Krishna K Singh
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute at St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute at St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 146:949-960.e4. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that BRCA1 limits endothelial cell apoptosis and dysfunction, and via this mechanism attenuates atherosclerosis...
  12. pmc Validity of vascular trauma codes at major trauma centres
    Abdulmajeed Altoijry
    The Li Ka Shing Knoweledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont, and the Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Can J Surg 56:405-8. 2013
    ..We assessed the positive predictive value (PPV) of International Classification of Diseases, tenth revision (ICD-10), vascular injury codes in administrative claims data in Ontario...
  13. ncbi request reprint Suboptimal use of statin therapy in elderly patients with atherosclerosis: a population-based study
    Mohammed Al-Omran
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Toronto General Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Vasc Surg 48:607-12. 2008
    ..However, limited population-based data are available on use of statin therapy in these patients in Canada. We sought to study trends in statin use to treat these patients in Ontario during a 10-year period...
  14. ncbi request reprint Should all patients with peripheral arterial disease be treated with an angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor?
    Mohammed Al-Omran
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Ontario M5G 2C4
    Can J Cardiol 21:189-93. 2005
    ..This article reviews the evidence that supports the use of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors in patients with PAD to reduce the burden of the associated cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in this high-risk population...
  15. ncbi request reprint Clinical decision making for endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm
    Mohammed Al-Omran
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Toronto General Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Circulation 110:e517-23. 2004
  16. ncbi request reprint Use of interventional procedures for peripheral arterial occlusive disease in Ontario between 1991 and 1998: a population-based study
    Mohammed Al-Omran
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Science, University of Toronto, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Science Centre, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M4N 3M5, Canada
    J Vasc Surg 38:289-95. 2003
    ..We describe trends in use of interventional procedures to treat PAOD in Ontario over the past decade...
  17. ncbi request reprint Outcome of revascularization procedures for peripheral arterial occlusive disease in Ontario between 1991 and 1998: a population-based study
    Mohammed Al-Omran
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Science, University of Toronto, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Science Centre, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M4N 3M5, Canada
    J Vasc Surg 38:279-88. 2003
    ..We describe the outcome of revascularization procedures used to treat peripheral arterial occlusive disease (PAOD), using population-based administrative data...