Kassem Barada

Summary

Affiliation: American University of Beirut
Country: Lebanon

Publications

  1. pmc Small bowel tumors: clinical presentation, prognosis, and outcome in 33 patients in a tertiary care center
    Mirna H Farhat
    Division of Hematology and Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut, Riad El Solh, Beirut 1107 2020, Lebanon
    J Oncol 2008:212067. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Hepatorenal syndrome: pathogenesis and novel pharmacological targets
    Kassem Barada
    Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, PO Box 11 0236, Riad El Solh 110 72020, Beirut, Lebanon
    Curr Opin Pharmacol 4:189-97. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Massive gastric dilatation after a single binge in an anorectic woman
    Kassem A Barada
    Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    Int J Eat Disord 39:166-9. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Localized colonic inflammation increases cytokine levels in distant small intestinal segments in the rat
    Kassem A Barada
    Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut, Beirut 110 72020, Lebanon
    Life Sci 79:2032-42. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Up-regulation of nerve growth factor and interleukin-10 in inflamed and non-inflamed intestinal segments in rats with experimental colitis
    Kassem A Barada
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, American University of Beirut, Riad El Solh, Beirut, Lebanon
    Cytokine 37:236-45. 2007
  6. pmc Celiac disease in Middle Eastern and North African countries: a new burden?
    Kassem Barada
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, PO Box 11 0236, Beirut 110 72020, Lebanon
    World J Gastroenterol 16:1449-57. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Gastrointestinal bleeding in the setting of anticoagulation and antiplatelet therapy
    Kassem Barada
    Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
    J Clin Gastroenterol 43:5-12. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Prediction of celiac disease at endoscopy
    Kassem Barada
    Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    Endoscopy 46:110-9. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Gross lower gastrointestinal bleeding in patients on anticoagulant and/or antiplatelet therapy: endoscopic findings, management, and clinical outcomes
    Jana G Hashash
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    J Clin Gastroenterol 43:36-42. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Alcohol consumption is a risk factor for colonic diverticulosis
    Ala I Sharara
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    J Clin Gastroenterol 47:420-5. 2013

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Publications17

  1. pmc Small bowel tumors: clinical presentation, prognosis, and outcome in 33 patients in a tertiary care center
    Mirna H Farhat
    Division of Hematology and Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut, Riad El Solh, Beirut 1107 2020, Lebanon
    J Oncol 2008:212067. 2008
    ..Most patients present with advanced disease and have poor prognosis. Adenocarcinoma and duodenal location have the worst 5-year survival in contrast to stromal tumors and those with ileal location which have the best survival...
  2. ncbi request reprint Hepatorenal syndrome: pathogenesis and novel pharmacological targets
    Kassem Barada
    Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, PO Box 11 0236, Riad El Solh 110 72020, Beirut, Lebanon
    Curr Opin Pharmacol 4:189-97. 2004
    ..Large randomized, controlled, multicenter trials are needed to determine which drug is most effective, as well as the optimal dose and duration of treatment...
  3. ncbi request reprint Massive gastric dilatation after a single binge in an anorectic woman
    Kassem A Barada
    Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    Int J Eat Disord 39:166-9. 2006
    ..Several cases have been reported in patients with eating disorders, particularly after a binge. We report here the case of a young woman who developed severe gastric dilatation after a single binge...
  4. ncbi request reprint Localized colonic inflammation increases cytokine levels in distant small intestinal segments in the rat
    Kassem A Barada
    Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut, Beirut 110 72020, Lebanon
    Life Sci 79:2032-42. 2006
    ..The findings may provide a partial explanation or a molecular substrate for the associated small bowel dysfunction...
  5. ncbi request reprint Up-regulation of nerve growth factor and interleukin-10 in inflamed and non-inflamed intestinal segments in rats with experimental colitis
    Kassem A Barada
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, American University of Beirut, Riad El Solh, Beirut, Lebanon
    Cytokine 37:236-45. 2007
    ..It also suggests that experimental colitis may be associated with latent inflammation in the small bowel...
  6. pmc Celiac disease in Middle Eastern and North African countries: a new burden?
    Kassem Barada
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, PO Box 11 0236, Beirut 110 72020, Lebanon
    World J Gastroenterol 16:1449-57. 2010
    ..In conclusion, CD prevalence is underestimated, with little data available about its malignant complications. Disease parameters in the ME and NA are otherwise similar to those in Western countries...
  7. doi request reprint Gastrointestinal bleeding in the setting of anticoagulation and antiplatelet therapy
    Kassem Barada
    Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
    J Clin Gastroenterol 43:5-12. 2009
    ..To review the literature on the significance, risk factors, and management of occult and gross gastrointestinal (GI) bleeding in patients on antiplatelets and/or anticoagulants...
  8. doi request reprint Prediction of celiac disease at endoscopy
    Kassem Barada
    Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    Endoscopy 46:110-9. 2014
    ..In this study the prevalence and predictors of celiac disease were prospectively determined in a cross-sectional sample of Lebanese patients undergoing esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD)...
  9. doi request reprint Gross lower gastrointestinal bleeding in patients on anticoagulant and/or antiplatelet therapy: endoscopic findings, management, and clinical outcomes
    Jana G Hashash
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    J Clin Gastroenterol 43:36-42. 2009
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  10. doi request reprint Alcohol consumption is a risk factor for colonic diverticulosis
    Ala I Sharara
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    J Clin Gastroenterol 47:420-5. 2013
    ..The exact factors predisposing to colonic diverticulosis other than age are unknown...
  11. pmc Inflammatory bowel disease in rats: bacterial and chemical interaction
    Inaya Abdallah Hajj Hussein
    Faculty of Medicine, 110236 41 Riad El Slaleh, 1107 2020 American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    World J Gastroenterol 14:4028-39. 2008
    ..To develop a novel model of colitis in rats, using a combination of iodoacetamide and enteropathogenic E. coli (EPEC), and to elucidate the pathophysiologic processes implicated in the development of ulcerative colitis (UC)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Morphological and biochemical alterations in the jejunum following iodoacetamide-induced colitis in rats
    Abdo Jurjus
    Faculty of Medicine, American University of Beirut, Riad El Solh, Beirut 1107 2020, Lebanon
    Can J Physiol Pharmacol 84:1191-203. 2006
    ..We conclude that colitis can induce significant functional abnormalities in distant noninflamed small bowel regions...
  13. ncbi request reprint Opposing effects of aspirin and anticoagulants on morbidity and mortality in patients with upper gastrointestinal bleeding
    Hussein Abu Daya
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    J Dig Dis 15:283-92. 2014
    ..We aimed to determine the effect of antithrombotics on in-hospital mortality and morbidity in patients with peptic ulcer disease-related upper gastrointestinal bleeding (PUD-related UGIB)...
  14. doi request reprint Celiac disease in the developing world
    Kassem Barada
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Riad El Solh Beirut, Lebanon
    Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am 22:773-96. 2012
    ..Diagnosis is initially made by serologic tests and is confirmed by small intestinal biopsies. In developing countries the adherence to the treatment is still difficult because of poor availability of dedicated gluten-free food...
  15. doi request reprint Primary colorectal lymphoma
    Khaled M Musallam
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hematology Oncology Division, American University of Beirut Medical Center, PO Box 11 0236, Riad El Solh, 1107 2020 Beirut, Lebanon
    Med Oncol 27:249-54. 2010
    ..The median survival time was 25 months and the 2-year survival time was approximated at 60%. It is concluded that PCL is a rare malignancy with well-identified disease characteristics yet controversial ideal management plan...
  16. pmc Homozygosity for Non-H1069Q Missense Mutations in ATP7B Gene and Early Severe Liver Disease: Report of Two Families and a Meta-analysis
    Julnar Usta
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    JIMD Rep 4:129-37. 2012
    ..Early identification of such patients by genetic screening is important for timely initiation of treatment and prevention of complications...
  17. doi request reprint Upper gastrointestinal bleeding in patients with acute coronary syndromes: clinical predictors and prophylactic role of proton pump inhibitors
    Kassem Barada
    Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
    J Clin Gastroenterol 42:368-72. 2008
    ..To determine the risk and the clinical predictors of in-hospital upper gastrointestinal (UGI) bleeding in patients with acute coronary syndromes (ACS), and to study the prophylactic role of proton pump inhibitors (PPI) in this setting...