Ali Jawaid

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Knowledge, attitudes and practice of university students regarding waterpipe smoking in Pakistan
    A Jawaid
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 12:1077-84. 2008
  2. doi request reprint 'Too withdrawn' or 'too friendly': considering social vulnerability in two neuro-developmental disorders
    A Jawaid
    Institute of Neuropathology, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Intellect Disabil Res 56:335-50. 2012
  3. doi request reprint A decrease in body mass index is associated with faster progression of motor symptoms and shorter survival in ALS
    Ali Jawaid
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, 6501 Fannin Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Amyotroph Lateral Scler 11:542-8. 2010
  4. pmc Traumatic brain injury may increase the risk for frontotemporal dementia through reduced progranulin
    Ali Jawaid
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Neurodegener Dis 6:219-20. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Knowledge of primary paediatric care providers regarding attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and learning disorder: a study from Pakistan
    A Jawaid
    Aga Khan University Medical College, Aga Khan University, Karachi 74800, Pakistan
    Singapore Med J 49:985-93. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Medical and environmental risk factors associated with frontotemporal dementia: a case-control study in a veteran population
    Yogeshwar V Kalkonde
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Alzheimers Dement 8:204-10. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Does diabetes mellitus alter the onset and clinical course of vascular dementia?
    Santosh B Murthy
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Behav Neurol 23:145-51. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Association between dysarthria and cognitive impairment in ALS: A prospective study
    Laurie E Sterling
    The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Amyotroph Lateral Scler 11:46-51. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Frontal and temporal lobe involvement on verbal fluency measures in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Lauren Lepow
    Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Neurology, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 32:913-22. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Is there evidence for late cognitive decline in chronic schizophrenia?
    Jharna N Shah
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Psychiatr Q 83:127-44. 2012

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Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Knowledge, attitudes and practice of university students regarding waterpipe smoking in Pakistan
    A Jawaid
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 12:1077-84. 2008
    ..To study the awareness, perceptions and practice of university students in Karachi, Pakistan, with regard to shisha (waterpipe) smoking...
  2. doi request reprint 'Too withdrawn' or 'too friendly': considering social vulnerability in two neuro-developmental disorders
    A Jawaid
    Institute of Neuropathology, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Intellect Disabil Res 56:335-50. 2012
    ..Finally, we discuss different issues regarding social independence of these individuals; including employment, safety and decision making...
  3. doi request reprint A decrease in body mass index is associated with faster progression of motor symptoms and shorter survival in ALS
    Ali Jawaid
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, 6501 Fannin Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Amyotroph Lateral Scler 11:542-8. 2010
    ..This raises the possibility that early changes in BMI may identify patients likely to have a more malignant course of the disease. However, further research is needed to clarify the relationship between BMI and ALS...
  4. pmc Traumatic brain injury may increase the risk for frontotemporal dementia through reduced progranulin
    Ali Jawaid
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Neurodegener Dis 6:219-20. 2009
    ..Hence, inhibiting microglial activation may have an important implication for the prevention of FTD in patients with TBI...
  5. ncbi request reprint Knowledge of primary paediatric care providers regarding attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and learning disorder: a study from Pakistan
    A Jawaid
    Aga Khan University Medical College, Aga Khan University, Karachi 74800, Pakistan
    Singapore Med J 49:985-93. 2008
    ..We aimed to explore the ability of general practitioners (GPs) and paediatricians in Pakistan to screen for ADHD and LD based on their awareness regarding the risk factors and symptomatology of ADHD and LD...
  6. doi request reprint Medical and environmental risk factors associated with frontotemporal dementia: a case-control study in a veteran population
    Yogeshwar V Kalkonde
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Alzheimers Dement 8:204-10. 2012
    ..In this study, we evaluated medical and environmental disorders associated with FTD in a veteran population...
  7. doi request reprint Does diabetes mellitus alter the onset and clinical course of vascular dementia?
    Santosh B Murthy
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Behav Neurol 23:145-51. 2010
    ..Multiple risk factors are associated with VaD, but the individual contribution of each to disease onset and progression is unclear. We examined the relationship between diabetes mellitus type 2 (DM) and the clinical variables of VaD...
  8. doi request reprint Association between dysarthria and cognitive impairment in ALS: A prospective study
    Laurie E Sterling
    The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Amyotroph Lateral Scler 11:46-51. 2010
    ..05), (Rey Copy, p<0.05)). Cognitive functioning in ALS does not associate with the site of onset and has a moderate association with dysarthria...
  9. doi request reprint Frontal and temporal lobe involvement on verbal fluency measures in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Lauren Lepow
    Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Neurology, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 32:913-22. 2010
    ..The clinical utility of these scoring systems with ALS patients is also discussed...
  10. doi request reprint Is there evidence for late cognitive decline in chronic schizophrenia?
    Jharna N Shah
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Psychiatr Q 83:127-44. 2012
    ..Hence, prospective, longitudinal, controlled studies are needed to confirm that there is progressive cognitive decline in chronic SZP which occurs independent of other risk factors for cognitive impairment...
  11. doi request reprint Does PTSD impair cognition beyond the effect of trauma?
    Salah U Qureshi
    Houston Center for Quality of Care and Utilization Studies, Health Services Research and Development Service, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 23:16-28. 2011
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  12. doi request reprint Hippocampal volumes in patients with chronic combat-related posttraumatic stress disorder: a systematic review
    Jason E Childress
    Dept of Neurology, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 25:12-25. 2013
    ..However, an alternate hypothesis is that smaller hippocampal volumes are a preexisting risk factor for PTSD and dementia. Studies are clearly needed to differentiate between these important possibilities...
  13. pmc Psychotherapy as a treatment modality for psychiatric disorders: Perceptions of general public of Karachi, Pakistan
    Abdul Mueed Zafar
    Aga Khan University Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Psychiatry 9:37. 2009
    ..Attitudes of general public play a pivotal role in effective utilization of mental health services. We explored the perceptions of general public of Karachi, Pakistan regarding psychotherapy...
  14. ncbi request reprint Familial occurrence of complex regional pain syndrome
    Peyman Shirani
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Can J Neurol Sci 37:389-94. 2010
    ..The etiology of complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) is unknown. Different environmental and genetic factors have been postulated to contribute to CRPS...
  15. doi request reprint Do General Practitioners Know What They are Prescribing?
    Ali Jawaid
    Institute of Neuropathology, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 23:375-7. 2013
    ..01) deficit of knowledge regarding adverse effects was observed for those GPs who identified pharmaceutical advertisements as their primary source of information for new drugs and those who were less experienced...
  16. doi request reprint Hypersociability in Williams syndrome: a role for the amygdala?
    Ali Jawaid
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cogn Neuropsychiatry 13:338-42. 2008
    ..We would like to suggest that the neurologic mechanisms underlying the hypersociability in WS may be attributable to an impaired recognition of facial expressions of threat, a feature that localises to the amygdala...
  17. pmc FET proteins TAF15 and EWS are selective markers that distinguish FTLD with FUS pathology from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis with FUS mutations
    Manuela Neumann
    Institute of Neuropathology, Schmelzbergstr 12, 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    Brain 134:2595-609. 2011
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  18. ncbi request reprint Treatment and vaccination for hepatitis C: present and future
    Ali Jawaid
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad 20:129-33. 2008
    ..The issues surrounding the current treatment of hepatic C, the promising new therapies on the horizon and the experimental strategies to develop a vaccine have also been discussed in a greater detail...
  19. ncbi request reprint Post-infarct cerebellar cognitive affective syndrome: a case report
    Ali Jawaid
    Medical College, Aga Khan University, Karachi
    J Pak Med Assoc 58:415-7. 2008
    ..We report a case of young female who developed mood alteration and cognitive disturbance following isolated cerebellar infarct. We, therefore, advocate a potential role of cerebellum in regulation of cognition and behaviour in humans...
  20. ncbi request reprint Paediatric mental health in Pakistan: a neglected avenue
    Ali Jawaid
    Medical Students, Aga Khan University, Karachi
    J Pak Med Assoc 57:50-1. 2007
  21. doi request reprint Frontal-lobe mediated behavioral dysfunction in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    M Witgert
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Eur J Neurol 17:103-10. 2010
    ..We aimed to determine the prevalence of frontal-lobe mediated behavioral impairment in (ALS) and to ascertain its relationship to cognitive impairment...