Samer Jabbour

Summary

Affiliation: American University of Beirut
Country: Lebanon

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular disease and the global tobacco epidemic: a wake-up call for cardiologists
    Samer Jabbour
    Faculties of Health Sciences and Medicine, American University of Beirut, Van Dyck Hall, Beirut, Lebanon
    Int J Cardiol 86:185-92. 2002
  2. pmc Health and development in the Arab world: which way forward?
    Samer Jabbour
    Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    BMJ 326:1141-3. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Information and communication technology in cardiovascular disease prevention in developing countries: hype and hope. Report of the International Collaboration on Information Use in Cardiovascular Health Promotion in Developing Countries
    Samer Jabbour
    Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Van Dyck Hall, Beirut, Lebanon
    Int J Cardiol 92:105-11. 2003
  4. pmc Religion-based tobacco control interventions: how should WHO proceed?
    Samer Jabbour
    Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Van Dyck Hall, Beirut, Lebanon
    Bull World Health Organ 82:923-7. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Beyond reproductive health: listening to women about their health in disadvantaged Beirut neighborhoods
    Huda Zurayk
    American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    Health Care Women Int 28:614-37. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Tit-for-tat: nuclear insanity in the Middle East
    Samer Jabbour
    Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
    Med Confl Surviv 24:65-7. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Cigarette and waterpipe smoking among Lebanese adolescents, a cross-sectional study, 2003-2004
    Zana El-Roueiheb
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:309-14. 2008
  8. pmc Can action on health achieve political and social reform?
    Samer Jabbour
    BMJ 333:837-9. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Healing and peace making in the middle east: challenges for doctors
    Samer Jabbour
    Lancet 365:1211-2. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Geography of biomedical publications
    Walid El Ansari
    Lancet 363:489; author reply 489-90. 2004

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Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular disease and the global tobacco epidemic: a wake-up call for cardiologists
    Samer Jabbour
    Faculties of Health Sciences and Medicine, American University of Beirut, Van Dyck Hall, Beirut, Lebanon
    Int J Cardiol 86:185-92. 2002
    ..Recommendations to involve more cardiologists in tobacco control, at the clinical, public health and policy levels, are presented...
  2. pmc Health and development in the Arab world: which way forward?
    Samer Jabbour
    Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    BMJ 326:1141-3. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Information and communication technology in cardiovascular disease prevention in developing countries: hype and hope. Report of the International Collaboration on Information Use in Cardiovascular Health Promotion in Developing Countries
    Samer Jabbour
    Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Van Dyck Hall, Beirut, Lebanon
    Int J Cardiol 92:105-11. 2003
    ..Enlightened policies can exploit the energies of the recent information boom for promoting cardiovascular prevention, taking into account the considered limitations...
  4. pmc Religion-based tobacco control interventions: how should WHO proceed?
    Samer Jabbour
    Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Van Dyck Hall, Beirut, Lebanon
    Bull World Health Organ 82:923-7. 2004
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Beyond reproductive health: listening to women about their health in disadvantaged Beirut neighborhoods
    Huda Zurayk
    American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    Health Care Women Int 28:614-37. 2007
    ..One in four women reported a gynecological problem, mainly reproductive tract infections (RTIs), when asked directly. Selected quotes provide clues about the complex relationship between women's lives and health...
  6. doi request reprint Tit-for-tat: nuclear insanity in the Middle East
    Samer Jabbour
    Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
    Med Confl Surviv 24:65-7. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Cigarette and waterpipe smoking among Lebanese adolescents, a cross-sectional study, 2003-2004
    Zana El-Roueiheb
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:309-14. 2008
    ..More aggressive interventions to disseminate education and awareness among parents and students altogether are warranted...
  8. pmc Can action on health achieve political and social reform?
    Samer Jabbour
    BMJ 333:837-9. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Healing and peace making in the middle east: challenges for doctors
    Samer Jabbour
    Lancet 365:1211-2. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Geography of biomedical publications
    Walid El Ansari
    Lancet 363:489; author reply 489-90. 2004
  11. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of statin drugs in protecting against atrial fibrillation in patients with coronary artery disease
    Yinong Young-Xu
    Lown Cardiovascular Research Foundation, Brookline, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Cardiol 92:1379-83. 2003
    ..18 to 0.76). Use of statins in patients with chronic stable CAD appears to be protective against AF. The underlying mechanism for this effect is unknown but appears to be independent of the reduction in serum cholesterol levels...
  12. ncbi request reprint Securing Iraq's health
    Wim De Ceukelaire
    Lancet 362:1938. 2003
  13. ncbi request reprint Management of hyperglycemia and diabetes in an outpatient cardiology practice
    Samer Jabbour
    Lown Cardiovascular Center, Harvard Medical School, 21 Longwood Avenue, Brookline, MA 02446, USA
    Cardiology 97:183-6. 2002
    ..These findings indicate the need for more involvement by cardiologists in the care of patients with overt or latent diabetes beyond the steps taken against their established cardiovascular disease...
  14. ncbi request reprint Better hypertension control? Not without broad interventions by strong public health institutions
    Samer Jabbour
    Arch Intern Med 162:1530-1; author reply 1531. 2002