A E Omu

Summary

Affiliation: Kuwait University
Country: Kuwait

Publications

  1. pmc Emotional reaction to diagnosis of infertility in Kuwait and successful clients' perception of nurses' role during treatment
    Florence E Omu
    College of Nursing, The Public Authority for Applied Education and Training, Shuwaikh, PO Box 23167 Safat, 13092, Kuwait
    BMC Nurs 9:5. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Butyrylcholinesterase activity in women with diabetes mellitus in pregnancy: correlation with antioxidant activity
    A E Omu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Safat, Kuwait
    J Obstet Gynaecol 30:122-6. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Magnesium sulphate therapy in women with pre-eclampsia and eclampsia in Kuwait
    A E Omu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    Med Princ Pract 17:227-32. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Indications of the mechanisms involved in improved sperm parameters by zinc therapy
    A E Omu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Health Sciences Centre, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    Med Princ Pract 17:108-16. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Factors contributing to gender differences in serum retinol and alpha-tocopherol in infertile couples
    M K Al-Azemi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    Reprod Biomed Online 19:583-90. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Magnesium in human semen: possible role in premature ejaculation
    A E Omu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Safat
    Arch Androl 46:59-66. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Differential levels of interleukin 6 in maternal and cord sera and placenta in women with pre-eclampsia
    S Al-Othman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Maternity Hospital, Kuwait University, Safat, Kuwait
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 52:60-5. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Butyrylcholinesterase activity and lymphocyte subpopulations in peripheral blood of Kuwaiti women experiencing recurrent spontaneous abortion
    F F Mahmoud
    Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences and Nursing, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    J Reprod Immunol 77:186-94. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of repeated doses of dexamethasone on the incidence and severity of respiratory distress syndrome in multifetal gestation between 24 and 34 weeks
    M K Al-Yatama
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Safat, Kuwait
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 52:26-33. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of extracellular Mg concentration on electrically induced contractions of rat vas deferens in vitro
    A E Omu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Safat
    Arch Androl 46:159-67. 2001

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Publications14

  1. pmc Emotional reaction to diagnosis of infertility in Kuwait and successful clients' perception of nurses' role during treatment
    Florence E Omu
    College of Nursing, The Public Authority for Applied Education and Training, Shuwaikh, PO Box 23167 Safat, 13092, Kuwait
    BMC Nurs 9:5. 2010
    ..This study evaluated the emotional reactions of couples attending a combined infertility clinic in Kuwait and successful clients' perception of nurses...
  2. doi request reprint Butyrylcholinesterase activity in women with diabetes mellitus in pregnancy: correlation with antioxidant activity
    A E Omu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Safat, Kuwait
    J Obstet Gynaecol 30:122-6. 2010
    ..764, p < 0.001) and placenta (r = 0.642, p < 0.01). Butyrylcholinesterase may therefore, be involved in reducing oxidative stress in diabetic pregnancy...
  3. doi request reprint Magnesium sulphate therapy in women with pre-eclampsia and eclampsia in Kuwait
    A E Omu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    Med Princ Pract 17:227-32. 2008
    ..To evaluate the outcome of the use of MgSO4 therapy in women with severe pre-eclampsia in Kuwait from January 2002 to December 2004...
  4. doi request reprint Indications of the mechanisms involved in improved sperm parameters by zinc therapy
    A E Omu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Health Sciences Centre, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    Med Princ Pract 17:108-16. 2008
    ..To determine possible indications of the mechanisms involved in improved sperm parameters by zinc therapy in asthenozoospermic men...
  5. ncbi request reprint Factors contributing to gender differences in serum retinol and alpha-tocopherol in infertile couples
    M K Al-Azemi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    Reprod Biomed Online 19:583-90. 2009
    ..Low concentrations of these natural antioxidants were associated with abnormal semen parameters in men and anovulation in women...
  6. ncbi request reprint Magnesium in human semen: possible role in premature ejaculation
    A E Omu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Safat
    Arch Androl 46:59-66. 2001
    ..Magnesium is probably involved in semen transport. More research into the role of magnesium in the male physiology of reproductive tract, especially its association with premature ejaculation, is advocated...
  7. ncbi request reprint Differential levels of interleukin 6 in maternal and cord sera and placenta in women with pre-eclampsia
    S Al-Othman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Maternity Hospital, Kuwait University, Safat, Kuwait
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 52:60-5. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: There are no differences in the maternal and cord sera and placental levels of IL-6 in pre-eclamptic and normotensive women, indicating that IL-6 may not have a role in the pathophysiology of pre-eclampsia...
  8. ncbi request reprint Butyrylcholinesterase activity and lymphocyte subpopulations in peripheral blood of Kuwaiti women experiencing recurrent spontaneous abortion
    F F Mahmoud
    Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences and Nursing, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    J Reprod Immunol 77:186-94. 2008
    ..BuChE activity is observed to be elevated in RSA patients irrespective of serum ACA status...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of repeated doses of dexamethasone on the incidence and severity of respiratory distress syndrome in multifetal gestation between 24 and 34 weeks
    M K Al-Yatama
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Safat, Kuwait
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 52:26-33. 2001
    ..01). Neonatal birth weights were significantly less in all groups treated with repeated doses in comparison to the controls...
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of extracellular Mg concentration on electrically induced contractions of rat vas deferens in vitro
    A E Omu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Safat
    Arch Androl 46:159-67. 2001
    ..The results indicate that reactivity of the vas deferens to electrical stimulation is modulated by extracellular Mg2+ concentration. The possible relevance of these data to sperm transport through the vas deferens is discussed...
  11. ncbi request reprint Nitric oxide production is not altered in preeclampsia
    F M E Diejomaoh
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, P O Box 24923, 13110 Safat, Kuwait
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 269:237-43. 2004
    ..Altered nitric oxide production has been associated with preeclampsia although conflicting results showing elevation, decrease or no change in nitric oxide levels have emerged from previous studies...
  12. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of endometrial proliferation in pipelle biopsies in tamoxifen-treated postmenopausal women with breast cancer in Kuwait
    M Al-Azemi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    Med Princ Pract 13:30-4. 2004
    ..To determine the prevalence of pathologic changes in the endometrium of tamoxifen-treated asymptomatic postmenopausal patients with breast cancer...
  13. ncbi request reprint Endometrial changes in post-menopausal breast cancer patients on tamoxifen
    M Al-Azemi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Safat, Kuwait
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 79:47-9. 2002
  14. ncbi request reprint Hormone profile of Kuwaiti women with hyperemesis gravidarum
    M Al-Yatama
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Safat
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 266:218-22. 2002
    ..To evaluate the incidence of hyperemesis gravidarum among pregnant women in Kuwait and the status of HCG, TSH, Total T4 and Free T4 in the serum of patients with hyperemesis gravidarum compared with a control group of women...