Saafan A Al-Safi

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Azathioprine-induced fatal macrocytic anemia in rabbits
    Saafan Al-Safi
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Jordan University of Science and Technology, P O Box 3030, Irbid 22110, Jordan
    Pol J Pharmacol 54:513-6. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Frequency of anemia in pregnancy in Northern Jordan
    Abla M Albsoul-Younes
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    Saudi Med J 25:1525-7. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the effects of azathioprine and its novel non-mercaptopurine analog on antibody response in rabbits
    Saafan Al-Safi
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Jordan University of Science and Technology, P O Box 3030, Irbid 22110, Jordan
    Pol J Pharmacol 55:239-43. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Does smoking affect blood pressure and heart rate?
    Saafan A Al-Safi
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid 22110, Jordan
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 4:286-9. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Public response to chest pain in Jordan
    Saafan A Al-Safi
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Jordan University of Science and Technology, P O Box 3030, Irbid 22110, Jordan
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 4:139-44. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Awareness and frequency of potential side effects on nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs among the Jordanian patient population
    Abla M Albsoul-Younes
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Jordan University of Science and Technology, PO Box 3030, Irbid 22110, Jordan
    Saudi Med J 25:907-11. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Influence of family history and lifestyle on blood pressure and heart rate in young adults in Jordan
    Saafan A Al-Safi
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    Public Health 120:1027-32. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Distribution of blood pressure and heart rate among adults in Jordan: a national survey
    Saafan A Al-Safi
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    Clin Exp Hypertens 27:467-75. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Knowledge of management of epilepsy in young adults in Jordan
    Sameer A Otoom
    Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Medical University of Bahrain, P O Box 15503, Adliya, Bahrain
    Epilepsy Behav 9:349-54. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Analysis of cadmium and lead in mice organs: effect of Nigella sativa L. (Black Cumin) on the distribution and immunosuppressive effect of cadmium-lead mixture in mice
    Adnan M Massadeh
    Department of Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    Biol Trace Elem Res 115:157-67. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint Azathioprine-induced fatal macrocytic anemia in rabbits
    Saafan Al-Safi
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Jordan University of Science and Technology, P O Box 3030, Irbid 22110, Jordan
    Pol J Pharmacol 54:513-6. 2002
    ..The solvent of AZA had no effect on blood cell counts and hemoglobin levels. We can conclude that although high-dose AZA therapy may not induce immediate and significant changes in blood picture, delayed fatal macrocytosis may occur...
  2. ncbi request reprint Frequency of anemia in pregnancy in Northern Jordan
    Abla M Albsoul-Younes
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    Saudi Med J 25:1525-7. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the effects of azathioprine and its novel non-mercaptopurine analog on antibody response in rabbits
    Saafan Al-Safi
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Jordan University of Science and Technology, P O Box 3030, Irbid 22110, Jordan
    Pol J Pharmacol 55:239-43. 2003
    ..The solvent used to dissolve the above-mentioned drugs had no effect on the antibody response. Neither AZA nor MNITMT had any effect on the blood picture of the treated rabbits indicating no bone marrow toxicity...
  4. ncbi request reprint Does smoking affect blood pressure and heart rate?
    Saafan A Al-Safi
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid 22110, Jordan
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 4:286-9. 2005
    ..There is overwhelming evidence supporting the association of cigarette smoking and the development of cardiovascular and thromboembolic events particularly in high risk populations...
  5. ncbi request reprint Public response to chest pain in Jordan
    Saafan A Al-Safi
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Jordan University of Science and Technology, P O Box 3030, Irbid 22110, Jordan
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 4:139-44. 2005
    ..Increased level of public awareness on the optimal response to chest pain due to MI attacks is crucial for minimizing its complications and mortality rate...
  6. ncbi request reprint Awareness and frequency of potential side effects on nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs among the Jordanian patient population
    Abla M Albsoul-Younes
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Jordan University of Science and Technology, PO Box 3030, Irbid 22110, Jordan
    Saudi Med J 25:907-11. 2004
    ..To investigate patient awareness of the proper use and frequency of side effects in nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) users in Jordan...
  7. ncbi request reprint Influence of family history and lifestyle on blood pressure and heart rate in young adults in Jordan
    Saafan A Al-Safi
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    Public Health 120:1027-32. 2006
    ..Jordan is a small, middle-income developing country in the Middle East. It has a population of 5611202 people. Few studies have examined the associated cardiovascular risk factors in Jordan...
  8. ncbi request reprint Distribution of blood pressure and heart rate among adults in Jordan: a national survey
    Saafan A Al-Safi
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    Clin Exp Hypertens 27:467-75. 2005
    ..Individuals with these abnormalities require further clinical investigations to confirm or exclude these findings...
  9. ncbi request reprint Knowledge of management of epilepsy in young adults in Jordan
    Sameer A Otoom
    Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Medical University of Bahrain, P O Box 15503, Adliya, Bahrain
    Epilepsy Behav 9:349-54. 2006
    ..Nationwide studies on public knowledge of epilepsy have been undertaken in several countries, but not in Jordan. The purpose of this study was to evaluate knowledge of the management of epilepsy in Jordan...
  10. ncbi request reprint Analysis of cadmium and lead in mice organs: effect of Nigella sativa L. (Black Cumin) on the distribution and immunosuppressive effect of cadmium-lead mixture in mice
    Adnan M Massadeh
    Department of Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    Biol Trace Elem Res 115:157-67. 2007
    ..sativa increased the immunosuppression significantly. Nigella sativa at 1.25-10 mg/mL did not induce any significant modulation of the antibody response in unexposed mice...
  11. ncbi request reprint Topiramate slow dose titration: improved efficacy and tolerability
    Abla M Albsoul-Younes
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    Pediatr Neurol 31:349-52. 2004
    ..We conclude that slow dose titration improves efficacy and tolerability of topiramate as add-on therapy in the treatment in refractory epilepsy...
  12. ncbi request reprint Handling of inhaler devices in actual pulmonary practice: metered-dose inhaler versus dry powder inhalers
    Basheer Y Khassawneh
    Department of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, PO Box 3030, Irbid, Jordan 22110
    Respir Care 53:324-8. 2008
    ..Handling of inhaler devices such as pressurized metered-dose inhalers (MDIs) and dry-powder inhalers (DPIs) in actual pulmonary practice is not well studied...