Yousef Saleh Khader

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Oral contraceptives use and the risk of myocardial infarction: a meta-analysis
    Yousef S Khader
    Department of Biostatistics, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Contraception 68:11-7. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with periodontal diseases in Jordan: principal component and factor analysis approach
    Yousef Saleh Khader
    Department of Public Health, Community Medicine and Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid
    J Oral Sci 48:77-84. 2006
  3. pmc Relationship between 25-hydroxyvitamin D and metabolic syndrome among Jordanian adults
    Yousef S Khader
    Department of Community Medicine, Public Health and Family Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid 22110, Jordan
    Nutr Res Pract 5:132-9. 2011
  4. pmc Anthropometric cutoff values for detecting metabolic abnormalities in Jordanian adults
    Yousef S Khader
    Department of Community Medicine, Public Health and Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    Diabetes Metab Syndr Obes 3:395-402. 2010
  5. pmc Metabolic Syndrome and Its Individual Components among Jordanian Children and Adolescents
    Yousef Khader
    Department of Community Medicine, Public Health and Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid 22110, Jordan
    Int J Pediatr Endocrinol 2010:316170. 2010
  6. pmc Prevalence and risk indicators of gingivitis and periodontitis in a multi-centre study in North Jordan: a cross sectional study
    Khansa Taha Ababneh
    Periodontology, Department of Preventive Dentistry, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    BMC Oral Health 12:1. 2012
  7. pmc Factors affecting intention to breastfeed among Syrian and Jordanian mothers: a comparative cross-sectional study
    Nemeh Ahmad Al-Akour
    Department of Maternal Child Health Nursing, School of Nursing, Jordan University of Science and Technology JUST, Irbid 22110, Jordan
    Int Breastfeed J 5:6. 2010
  8. pmc The association of aggressive and chronic periodontitis with systemic manifestations and dental anomalies in a jordanian population: a case control study
    Khansa T Ababneh
    Department of Preventive Dentistry, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan
    Head Face Med 6:30. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Factor analysis of cardiometabolic risk factors clustering in children and adolescents
    Yousef S Khader
    Department of Community Medicine, Public Health and Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 9:151-6. 2011
  10. doi request reprint The association between periodontal disease and obesity among adults in Jordan
    Yousef Saleh Khader
    Department of Public Health, Community Medicine, and Family Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    J Clin Periodontol 36:18-24. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint Oral contraceptives use and the risk of myocardial infarction: a meta-analysis
    Yousef S Khader
    Department of Biostatistics, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Contraception 68:11-7. 2003
    ..48 [95% confidence interval (CI): 1.91-3.22] compared to never-users. The risk of MI for past OC users is not significantly different from that for never-users, overall OR = 1.15 (95% CI: 0.98-1.35; p = 0.096)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with periodontal diseases in Jordan: principal component and factor analysis approach
    Yousef Saleh Khader
    Department of Public Health, Community Medicine and Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid
    J Oral Sci 48:77-84. 2006
    ..In conclusion, it was possible to form a standard scale, based on linear combinations of periodontal indices and parameters, to measure the severity of periodontal disease and determine its risk indicators...
  3. pmc Relationship between 25-hydroxyvitamin D and metabolic syndrome among Jordanian adults
    Yousef S Khader
    Department of Community Medicine, Public Health and Family Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid 22110, Jordan
    Nutr Res Pract 5:132-9. 2011
    ..This study does not provide evidence to support the association between 25(OH)D level and MeS or its individual components. Prospective studies are necessary to better determine the roles of 25(OH)D levels in the etiology of MeS...
  4. pmc Anthropometric cutoff values for detecting metabolic abnormalities in Jordanian adults
    Yousef S Khader
    Department of Community Medicine, Public Health and Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    Diabetes Metab Syndr Obes 3:395-402. 2010
    ..To determine cutoff values for body mass index (BMI), waist circumference (WC), waist-to-hip ratio (WHR), and waist-to-height ratio (WHtR) as indicators of metabolic abnormalities in the adult Jordanian population...
  5. pmc Metabolic Syndrome and Its Individual Components among Jordanian Children and Adolescents
    Yousef Khader
    Department of Community Medicine, Public Health and Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid 22110, Jordan
    Int J Pediatr Endocrinol 2010:316170. 2010
    ..0% in overweight subjects. In conclusion, our results indicate that although the prevalence of MeS is low in Jordanian children and adolescents, a large proportion of them had one or two metabolic abnormalities...
  6. pmc Prevalence and risk indicators of gingivitis and periodontitis in a multi-centre study in North Jordan: a cross sectional study
    Khansa Taha Ababneh
    Periodontology, Department of Preventive Dentistry, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    BMC Oral Health 12:1. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence and risk indicators of gingivitis, AgP and CP...
  7. pmc Factors affecting intention to breastfeed among Syrian and Jordanian mothers: a comparative cross-sectional study
    Nemeh Ahmad Al-Akour
    Department of Maternal Child Health Nursing, School of Nursing, Jordan University of Science and Technology JUST, Irbid 22110, Jordan
    Int Breastfeed J 5:6. 2010
    ..This study aimed to compare breastfeeding intention between Syrian and Jordanian women and determine factors associated with breastfeeding intention among pregnant women in these two countries...
  8. pmc The association of aggressive and chronic periodontitis with systemic manifestations and dental anomalies in a jordanian population: a case control study
    Khansa T Ababneh
    Department of Preventive Dentistry, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan
    Head Face Med 6:30. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the association of chronic periodontitis and aggressive periodontitis with certain systemic manifestations and dental anomalies...
  9. doi request reprint Factor analysis of cardiometabolic risk factors clustering in children and adolescents
    Yousef S Khader
    Department of Community Medicine, Public Health and Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 9:151-6. 2011
    ..This study was conducted to explore the factor structure of the central metabolic syndrome variables in Jordanian children and adolescents using exploratory factor analysis...
  10. doi request reprint The association between periodontal disease and obesity among adults in Jordan
    Yousef Saleh Khader
    Department of Public Health, Community Medicine, and Family Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    J Clin Periodontol 36:18-24. 2009
    ..To determine the relationship between periodontitis and overweight/obesity among Jordanians...
  11. doi request reprint The metabolic syndrome among patients undergoing cardiac catheterization in Jordan
    Yousef Khader
    Department of Community Medicine, Public Health and Family Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    J Cardiometab Syndr 3:224-8. 2008
    ..The prevalence of MeS among patients undergoing cardiac catheterization in north Jordan is considerably high, especially among women...
  12. ncbi request reprint Periodontal status of patients with metabolic syndrome compared to those without metabolic syndrome
    Yousef Khader
    Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    J Periodontol 79:2048-53. 2008
    ..Metabolic syndrome (MeS) is common among Arab populations in Mediterranean countries. This study was conducted to assess the distribution of periodontal parameters among patients with MeS and subjects without MeS in northern Jordan...
  13. doi request reprint Work stress inventory for dental assistants: development and psychometric evaluation
    Yousef S Khader
    Department of Community Medicine, Public Health and Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid 22110, Jordan
    J Public Health Dent 69:56-61. 2009
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  14. doi request reprint Maternal periodontal status and preterm low birth weight delivery: a case-control study
    Yousef Khader
    Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 279:165-9. 2009
    ..To assess the association between severity and extent of maternal periodontal disease and preterm birth/low birth weight (PLBW) among women in the north of Jordan...
  15. doi request reprint The Arabic version of Diabetes-39: psychometric properties and validation
    Yousef S Khader
    Department of Health and Medical Sciences Higher Council for Science and Technology, P O B 36, Jubeiha 11941, Jordan
    Chronic Illn 4:257-63. 2008
    ..To translate Diabetes-39 (D-39) into Arabic language and assess its psychometric properties among patients with type 2 diabetes in Jordan...
  16. ncbi request reprint Smoking habits among university students in Jordan: prevalence and associated factors
    Y S Khader
    Higher Council for Science and Technology, Amman, Jordan
    East Mediterr Health J 14:897-904. 2008
    ..Those in the faculty of religion and law were less likely to smoke compared to those in other faculties. The results suggest that policy-makers need to initiate antismoking programmes in Jordanian universities...
  17. doi request reprint Dentist-assistant interaction styles in Jordan
    Y S Khader
    Higher Council for Science and Technology and Department of Community Medicine, Public Health and Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    Int J Dent Hyg 7:131-5. 2009
    ..To assess dentist-assistant interaction and communication styles and their associated factors in Jordan...
  18. doi request reprint The association between metabolic syndrome and coronary artery disease in Jordan
    Yousef S Khader
    Department of Community Medicine, Public Health and Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid 22110, Jordan
    Chronic Illn 5:235-42. 2009
    ..However, data about the association between MeS and coronary artery disease (CAD) in Jordan are lacking. Therefore, this study aimed to determine the association between MeS and CAD among Jordanians...
  19. doi request reprint The association between second hand smoke and low birth weight and preterm delivery
    Yousef S Khader
    Department of Community Medicine, Public Health and Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology JUST, P O Box 3030, Irbid, 22110, Jordan
    Matern Child Health J 15:453-9. 2011
    ..Health care professionals should carry out educational programs to increase awareness and understanding of pregnant women and their husbands about the harmful effects of second hand smoke on birth outcomes...
  20. doi request reprint The effect of evidence-based medicine (EBM) training seminars on the knowledge and attitudes of medical students towards EBM
    Yousef S Khader
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Public Health, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    J Eval Clin Pract 17:640-3. 2011
    ..This study was conducted to evaluate the effect of integration of EBM training seminars into the curriculum of the community medicine course in changing the knowledge and attitudes of the fourth year medical students towards EBM...
  21. doi request reprint Prevalence of dyslipidemia and its associated factors among Jordanian adults
    Yousef S Khader
    Department of Community Medicine, Public Health and Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid 22110, Jordan
    J Clin Lipidol 4:53-8. 2010
    ..Estimation of the prevalence of dyslipidemia ensures proper planning of health actions for both primary and secondary prevention of cardiovascular diseases...
  22. doi request reprint Metabolic abnormalities associated with obesity in children and adolescents in Jordan
    Yousef S Khader
    Department of Community Medicine, Public Health and Family Medicine Faculty of Medicine Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    Int J Pediatr Obes 6:215-22. 2011
    ..To estimate the prevalence of overweight and obesity among Jordanian children and adolescents and to determine their association with metabolic abnormalities...
  23. doi request reprint Obesity in Jordan: prevalence, associated factors, comorbidities, and change in prevalence over ten years
    Yousef Khader
    Department of Community Medicine, Public Health and Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 6:113-20. 2008
    ..To determine the prevalence of obesity in northern Jordan, identify its associated factors, assess its association with selected comorbidities, and determine how the prevalence of obesity has changed in Jordan over 10 years...
  24. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and risk indicators of myopia among schoolchildren in Amman, Jordan
    Y S Khader
    Department of Community Medicine, Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    East Mediterr Health J 12:434-9. 2006
    ..Myopia was significantly associated with age, family history of myopia, computer use, and reading and writing outside school. Playing sports was inversely associated with myopia but there was no association with watching television...
  25. ncbi request reprint Lack of association between periodontal parameters and preeclampsia
    Yousef S Khader
    Department of Community Medicine, Public Health, and Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    J Periodontol 77:1681-7. 2006
    ..To test this hypothesis, this study was conducted to determine the association between periodontal parameters and preeclampsia among women in the north of Jordan...
  26. ncbi request reprint Intrauterine contraceptive device discontinuation among Jordanian women: rate, causes and determinants
    Yousef S Khader
    Department of Community Medicine, Public Health and Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 32:161-4. 2006
    ..To determine the intrauterine contraceptive device (IUD) discontinuation rate and its causes and related factors among women attending UNRWA health centres in Jordan...
  27. ncbi request reprint Screening for type 2 diabetes mellitus using gingival crevicular blood
    Y S Khader
    Department of Community Medicine, Public Health and Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    Int J Dent Hyg 4:179-82. 2006
    ..Additional studies that refine this technique and use larger sample size are recommended...
  28. ncbi request reprint Periodontal status of diabetics compared with nondiabetics: a meta-analysis
    Yousef S Khader
    Department of Community Medicine, Public Health and Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid 22110, P O Box 121, Jordan
    J Diabetes Complications 20:59-68. 2006
    ..This meta-analysis was conducted to assess the association between diabetes mellitus and periodontal diseases by comparing the extent and severity of periodontal diseases between diabetics and nondiabetics...
  29. ncbi request reprint Periodontal diseases and the risk of coronary heart and cerebrovascular diseases: a meta-analysis
    Yousef S Khader
    Department of Community Medicine, Public Health and Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    J Periodontol 75:1046-53. 2004
    ..This meta-analysis was conducted to examine the relationship between periodontal diseases and coronary heart diseases (CHD) and cerebrovascular diseases (CVD) in observational studies...
  30. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of medical conditions among patients attending dental teaching clinics in northern Jordan
    Yousef Saleh Khader
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    J Contemp Dent Pract 8:60-7. 2007
    ..This study was conducted to estimate the prevalence of self reported medical conditions among dental patients attending dental teaching clinics in north Jordan...
  31. doi request reprint Overweight and obesity among school children in Jordan: prevalence and associated factors
    Yousef Khader
    Department of Community Medicine, Public Health and Family Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid 22110, Jordan
    Matern Child Health J 13:424-31. 2009
    ..To estimate the prevalence of overweight and obesity and determine their associated factors among school children aged 6-12 years in the north of Jordan...
  32. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with periodontal diseases in a dental teaching clinic population in northern Jordan
    Yousef S Khader
    Department of Community Medicine, Public Health and Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    J Periodontol 74:1610-7. 2003
    ....
  33. doi request reprint Food insecurity is related to glycemic control deterioration in patients with type 2 diabetes
    Hiba Ahmad Bawadi
    Department of Nutrition and Food Technology, Jordan University of Science and Technology, PO Box 3030, Irbid 22110, Jordan
    Clin Nutr 31:250-4. 2012
    ..The objectives of this study were to assess the prevalence of food insecurity among type 2 diabetics in a major hospital that serves the area of northern Jordan, and to investigate its relation to glycemic control...
  34. ncbi request reprint Awareness of physicians in Jordan about the treatment of high blood pressure according to the seventh report of the Joint National Committee (JNC VII)
    Sayer Ibrahim Al-Azzam
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 6:223-32. 2007
    ..Control of blood pressure remains suboptimal worldwide. High rates of undiagnosed and untreated hypertensive patients raise the need of searching for the basis of this situation among prescribing physicians...
  35. ncbi request reprint Multiple sclerosis in Jordan: A clinical and epidemiological study
    Khalid El-Salem
    Department of Neurosciences, Jordan University of Science and Technology, College of Medicine, King Abdulla University Hospital, PO Box 3030, Irbid 22110, Jordan
    J Neurol 253:1210-6. 2006
    ..To characterize the clinical, demographic and epidemiological features of multiple sclerosis (MS) in Jordan...
  36. ncbi request reprint Xanthogranulomatous pyelonephritis: Analysis of 18 cases
    Mohammed Ahmed Al-Ghazo
    Division of Urology, Department of General Surgery and Urology, King Abdullah University Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    Asian J Surg 29:257-61. 2006
    ..To review and evaluate patients with a clinicopathological diagnosis of xanthogranulomatous pyelonephritis (XGP) with emphasis on the diagnostic methods and the effect of socioeconomic status on disease severity...
  37. pmc Celiac disease in patients with presumed irritable bowel syndrome: a case-finding study
    Khaled Ali Jadallah
    Department of Internal Medicine, King Abdullah University Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid 22110, Jordan
    World J Gastroenterol 15:5321-5. 2009
    ..To estimate the prevalence of celiac disease (CD) in adult patients with presumed irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)...
  38. doi request reprint Symptoms and risk of obstructive sleep apnea in primary care patients in Jordan
    Basheer Khassawneh
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    Sleep Breath 13:227-32. 2009
    ..Primary care is central for the diagnosis and treatment of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). The aim of this study was to estimate the prevalence of symptoms and risk of OSA in primary care in Jordan...
  39. ncbi request reprint Self-reported allergy to latex gloves among health care workers in Jordan
    Yousef Khader
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    Contact Dermatitis 53:339-43. 2005
    ..It is concluded that a high rate of allergy to latex gloves was reported among health care workers in Jordan...
  40. doi request reprint Sex preference and interest in preconception sex selection: a survey among pregnant women in the north of Jordan
    Nemeh Ahmad Al-Akour
    School of Nursing, Jordan University of Science and Technology, PO Box 3030, Irbid, Jordan
    Hum Reprod 24:1665-9. 2009
    ..Little research has described preferences for preconception sex selection among Arab populations. This study describes the sex preference and interest in employing sex selection techniques among pregnant women in northern Jordan...
  41. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of the metabolic syndrome among Northern Jordanians
    Yousef Khader
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    J Diabetes Complications 21:214-9. 2007
    ..This study was conducted to estimate the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome and its individual components using Adult Treatment Panel III (ATP III) criteria among Northern Jordanians...
  42. doi request reprint Prevalence of Parkinson's disease in Northern Jordan
    Ali Alrefai
    Department of Neuroscience, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 111:812-5. 2009
    ..The prevalence of Parkinson's disease (PD) in Jordan is not known. This study describes the prevalence and clinical characteristics of PD in Northern Jordan...
  43. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of factor V G1691A (Leiden) and prothrombin G20210A polymorphisms among apparently healthy Jordanians
    Mohamad K Nusier
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Jordan University of Science and Technology, School of Medicine, Irbid 22110, Jordan
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 28:699-703. 2007
    ..00%+/-17.79, respectively. The prevalence of FVL was 21.8% and there is a little likelihood of the co-inheritance of the FVL and PT-G20210A among healthy young adults, since only few cases were found to be carriers for the two alleles...
  44. ncbi request reprint Risk indicators of pre-eclampsia in north Jordan: is dental caries involved?
    Yousef Khader
    Department of Public Health, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 63:181-7. 2007
    ..This study was conducted among women in north Jordan to determine factors associated with pre-eclampsia and to determine if dental caries was involved...
  45. doi request reprint Elevated glycosylated hemoglobin is associated with subclinical neuropathy in neurologically asymptomatic diabetic patients: a prospective study
    Khalid El-Salem
    Department of Neurosciences, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    J Clin Neurophysiol 26:50-3. 2009
    ..Therapies for diabetic neuropathy should target the early stages of the disease...
  46. doi request reprint Glycaemic control among patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus treated in primary care setting in Jordan
    Mousa Al Omari
    Department of Community Medicine, Public Health and Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid 22110, Jordan
    Prim Care Diabetes 3:173-9. 2009
    ..Determine the rate of glycaemic control among patients with type 2 diabetes treated in a university teaching family health centre and determine factors associated with glycaemic control...
  47. pmc Factors affecting medical students in formulating their specialty preferences in Jordan
    Yousef Khader
    Department of Public Health, Community Medicine and Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    BMC Med Educ 8:32. 2008
    ..Therefore, we carried out this study to investigate the career preferences of medical students at Jordan University of Science and Technology and determine factors that might influence their career decisions...
  48. pmc Prevalence of migraine and tension-type headache among adults in Jordan
    Karem H Alzoubi
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid 22110, Jordan
    J Headache Pain 10:265-70. 2009
    ..In conclusion, headache and overuse of analgesics were prevalent in a significant part of the society. Thus, there is a need to educate the public to ensure safe practices and to make the use and selling of analgesics more stringent...
  49. pmc Sanitary conditions of public swimming pools in Amman, Jordan
    Atallah Rabi
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 4:301-6. 2007
    ..The poor compliance was attributed to lack of proper disinfection, staff training, proper maintenance, and timely inspection...
  50. doi request reprint Clinical features of neonatal sepsis caused by resistant Gram-negative bacteria
    Mohammad Khassawneh
    Department of Pediatrics, Jordan University of Science and Technology, PO Box 126, Aidone, Irbid 21166, Jordan
    Pediatr Int 51:332-6. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study was therefore to describe microbiology and clinical features, laboratory findings and outcomes of early- and late-onset Gram-negative neonatal sepsis...
  51. ncbi request reprint Aspirated tracheobronchial foreign bodies: a Jordanian experience
    Tareq Mahafza
    ENT Department, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    Ear Nose Throat J 86:107-10. 2007
    ..The only difference was that the most frequently aspirated foreign body in our study was seeds...
  52. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the natural history and prognostic features of early onset and adult onset multiple sclerosis in Jordanian population
    Khalid El-Salem
    Department of Neurosciences, College of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, P O Box 3030, Irbid 22110, Jordan
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 109:32-7. 2007
    ..To assess the natural history and prognostic features of early onset multiple sclerosis (EOMS) and adult onset multiple sclerosis (AOMS) in Jordanian population...
  53. pmc Sanitary conditions of public swimming pools in Amman, Jordan
    Atallah Rabi
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 5:152-7. 2008
    ..The poor compliance was attributed to lack of proper disinfection, staff training, proper maintenance, and timely inspection...
  54. doi request reprint Awareness, attitude and practice of evidence-based medicine among primary health care doctors in Jordan
    Mousa Al Omari
    Public Health and Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    J Eval Clin Pract 15:1131-6. 2009
    ..To assess the awareness, attitude and knowledge towards evidence-based medicine (EBM) among primary health care doctors in Jordan and to identify the perceived barriers for practising EBM...
  55. doi request reprint Evidence-based medicine among hospital doctors in Jordan: awareness, attitude and practice
    Mousa Al Omari
    Department of Community Medicine, Public Health and Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    J Eval Clin Pract 15:1137-41. 2009
    ..The aim of this cross-sectional study was to determine the awareness and attitude of hospital doctors towards evidence-based medicine (EBM) and their related educational needs...
  56. doi request reprint Jordanian obstetricians' personal preference regarding mode of delivery
    Isam Lataifeh
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 88:733-6. 2009
    ..4 and 50.0%, respectively). The majority of Jordanian obstetricians and gynecologists preferred vaginal delivery in uncomplicated pregnancy for themselves or their wives...
  57. doi request reprint Perceptions, experiences, and expectations of physicians in hospital settings in Jordan regarding the role of the pharmacist
    Linda M Tahaineh
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, Jordan University of Science and Technology JUST, Irbid 22110, Jordan
    Res Social Adm Pharm 5:63-70. 2009
    ..To initiate a collaborative working relationship (CWR) between physicians and pharmacists, current physicians' perceptions, expectations, and experiences with pharmacists should be determined...