Tariq A Madani

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Alkhumra virus infection, a new viral hemorrhagic fever in Saudi Arabia
    Tariq A Madani
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
    J Infect 51:91-7. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Hepatitis C virus infections reported over 11 years of surveillance in Saudi Arabia
    Tariq A Madani
    Ministry of Health, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 103:132-6. 2009
  3. pmc Meningococcal, influenza virus, and hepatitis B virus vaccination coverage level among health care workers in Hajj
    Tariq A Madani
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    BMC Infect Dis 7:80. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C virus infections reported in Saudi Arabia over 11 years of surveillance
    Tariq A Madani
    Department of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
    Ann Saudi Med 27:191-4. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Causes of admission to intensive care units in the Hajj period of the Islamic year 1424 (2004)
    Tariq A Madani
    Department of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah 21589, Saudi Arabia
    Ann Saudi Med 27:101-5. 2007
  6. pmc Steady improvement of infection control services in six community hospitals in Makkah following annual audits during Hajj for four consecutive years
    Tariq A Madani
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    BMC Infect Dis 6:135. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Rift Valley fever epidemic in Saudi Arabia: epidemiological, clinical, and laboratory characteristics
    Tariq A Madani
    Ministry of Health, Riyadh, Saudi
    Clin Infect Dis 37:1084-92. 2003
  8. pmc Epidemiology of the human immunodeficiency virus in Saudi Arabia; 18-year surveillance results and prevention from an Islamic perspective
    Tariq A Madani
    Department of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah
    BMC Infect Dis 4:25. 2004
  9. pmc Sexually transmitted infections in Saudi Arabia
    Tariq A Madani
    Department of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
    BMC Infect Dis 6:3. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Trend in incidence of hepatitis B virus infection during a decade of universal childhood hepatitis B vaccination in Saudi Arabia
    Tariq A Madani
    Ministry of Health, Riyadh, and Department of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 101:278-83. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint Alkhumra virus infection, a new viral hemorrhagic fever in Saudi Arabia
    Tariq A Madani
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
    J Infect 51:91-7. 2005
    ..This new flavivirus was originally isolated in 1995 from 6 patients with dengue-like hemorrhagic fever from Alkhumra district, south of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia...
  2. doi request reprint Hepatitis C virus infections reported over 11 years of surveillance in Saudi Arabia
    Tariq A Madani
    Ministry of Health, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 103:132-6. 2009
    ..The study was limited by being a passive reporting of cases and not a cross-sectional survey...
  3. pmc Meningococcal, influenza virus, and hepatitis B virus vaccination coverage level among health care workers in Hajj
    Tariq A Madani
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    BMC Infect Dis 7:80. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the compliance of health care workers (HCWs) employed in Hajj in receiving the meningococcal, influenza, and hepatitis B vaccines...
  4. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C virus infections reported in Saudi Arabia over 11 years of surveillance
    Tariq A Madani
    Department of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
    Ann Saudi Med 27:191-4. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Causes of admission to intensive care units in the Hajj period of the Islamic year 1424 (2004)
    Tariq A Madani
    Department of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah 21589, Saudi Arabia
    Ann Saudi Med 27:101-5. 2007
    ..We describe the pattern of diseases, complications, and outcome of pilgrims who required admission to intensive care units (ICUs) during the Hajj period of the Islamic year 1424 (2004)...
  6. pmc Steady improvement of infection control services in six community hospitals in Makkah following annual audits during Hajj for four consecutive years
    Tariq A Madani
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    BMC Infect Dis 6:135. 2006
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  7. ncbi request reprint Rift Valley fever epidemic in Saudi Arabia: epidemiological, clinical, and laboratory characteristics
    Tariq A Madani
    Ministry of Health, Riyadh, Saudi
    Clin Infect Dis 37:1084-92. 2003
    ..Patients with leukopenia had significantly a lower mortality rate than did those with a normal or high leukocyte count (2.3% vs. 27.9%; odds ratio, 0.09; 95% confidence interval, 0.01-0.63)...
  8. pmc Epidemiology of the human immunodeficiency virus in Saudi Arabia; 18-year surveillance results and prevention from an Islamic perspective
    Tariq A Madani
    Department of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah
    BMC Infect Dis 4:25. 2004
    ..data on HIV epidemiology and preventive measures in Islamic countries is limited. This study describes the results of 18-year of HIV surveillance in Saudi Arabia (SA) and the preventive measures implemented from an Islamic perspective...
  9. pmc Sexually transmitted infections in Saudi Arabia
    Tariq A Madani
    Department of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
    BMC Infect Dis 6:3. 2006
    ..Data on sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in Saudi Arabia (SA) and other Islamic countries are limited. This study describes the results of a five-year surveillance for STIs in SA...
  10. ncbi request reprint Trend in incidence of hepatitis B virus infection during a decade of universal childhood hepatitis B vaccination in Saudi Arabia
    Tariq A Madani
    Ministry of Health, Riyadh, and Department of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 101:278-83. 2007
    ..3% annually. This study showed that the universal childhood HBV vaccination programme had an enormous positive impact on HBsAg seroprevalence among children in Saudi Arabia...
  11. pmc Outbreak of viral hemorrhagic fever caused by dengue virus type 3 in Al-Mukalla, Yemen
    Tariq A Madani
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, PO Box 80215, Jeddah 21589, Saudi Arabia
    BMC Infect Dis 13:136. 2013
    ..Investigations were conducted by the authors to explore an outbreak of viral hemorrhagic fever (VHF) reported in 2010 from Al-Mukalla city, the capital of Hadramout in Yemen...
  12. doi request reprint Superiority of the buffy coat over serum or plasma for the detection of Alkhumra virus RNA using real time RT-PCR
    Tariq A Madani
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, P O Box 80215, Jeddah 21589, Saudi Arabia
    Arch Virol 157:819-23. 2012
    ..The use of real-time RT-PCR to detect ALKV RNA in the BC was superior to using plasma and serum and equivalent to virus isolation...
  13. ncbi request reprint Causes of hospitalization of pilgrims in the Hajj season of the Islamic year 1423 (2003)
    Tariq A Madani
    Department of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University Hospital, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
    Ann Saudi Med 26:346-51. 2006
    ..Approximately 2 to 3 million pilgrims perform Hajj every year. Planning for health care requires knowledge of the pattern of diseases, complications, and outcome of pilgrims who require hospitalization during the Hajj period...
  14. ncbi request reprint Assessment of infection control knowledge, attitude and practice among healthcare workers during the Hajj period of the Islamic year 1423 (2003)
    Tawfik M Ghabrah
    Department of Community Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Scand J Infect Dis 39:1018-24. 2007
    ..204), but both groups reported variable compliance to hospital infection control practices in terms of strict or near-strict adherence. In conclusion, training of HCWs is needed to improve KAP in infection control...
  15. doi request reprint Successful propagation of Alkhumra (misnamed as Alkhurma) virus in C6/36 mosquito cells
    Tariq A Madani
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, PO Box 80215, Jeddah 21589, Saudi Arabia
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 106:180-5. 2012
    ..The virus titre was 3.2×10(6) tissue culture infective dose 50 (TCID(50)) per mL. Three more viral passages were successfully made in the C6/36 cells. This is the first description of propagation of ALKV in mosquito cells...
  16. doi request reprint Complete genome sequencing and genetic characterization of Alkhumra hemorrhagic fever virus isolated from Najran, Saudi Arabia
    Tariq A Madani
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Applied Medical Sciences, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
    Intervirology 57:300-10. 2014
    ..Subsequently, the virus was also isolated from Makkah (2001-2003) and Najran (2008-2009), Saudi Arabia...
  17. doi request reprint Propagation and titration of Alkhumra hemorrhagic fever virus in the brains of newborn Wistar rats
    Tariq A Madani
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia Electronic address
    J Virol Methods 199:39-45. 2014
    ..4) RLD50/ml. The virus titer in LLC-MK2 was 10(8.2) TCID50/ml. In conclusion, AHFV was propagated successfully to high titers in the brains of newborn Wistar rats. ..
  18. doi request reprint Trypsin-dependent hemagglutination of erythrocytes of a variety of mammalian and avian species by Alkhumra hemorrhagic fever virus
    Tariq A Madani
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, PO Box 80215, Jeddah 21589, Saudi Arabia
    Arch Virol 158:97-101. 2013
    ..This trypsin-dependent hemagglutination test has potential for use in serological and functional studies of AHFV...
  19. pmc Susceptibility of tick cell lines to infection with Alkhumra haemorrhagic fever virus
    Tariq A Madani
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, P O Box 80215, Jeddah 21589, Saudi Arabia
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 107:806-11. 2013
    ..This study was carried out to assess the ability of the virus to replicate in tick cells in vitro...
  20. doi request reprint Evidence for camel-to-human transmission of MERS coronavirus
    Esam I Azhar
    From the Department of Medical Laboratory Technology, Faculty of Applied Medical Sciences E I A, Special Infectious Agents Unit, King Fahd Medical Research Center E I A, S A E, S A F, A M Hassan, M S A, A M Hashem, and the Departments of Medical Microbiology and Parasitology A M Hashem and Medicine T A M, Faculty of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
    N Engl J Med 370:2499-505. 2014
    ..These data suggest that this fatal case of human MERS-CoV infection was transmitted through close contact with an infected camel. ..
  21. doi request reprint Comparison of RT-PCR assay and virus isolation in cell culture for the detection of Alkhumra hemorrhagic fever virus
    Tariq A Madani
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
    J Med Virol 86:1176-80. 2014
    ..4% for BHK-21, 26.3% for LLC-MK2, and 18.5% for HEp-2. In conclusion, the rtRT-PCR is more sensitive than virus isolation for detecting AHFV...
  22. doi request reprint Alkhumra (Alkhurma) virus outbreak in Najran, Saudi Arabia: epidemiological, clinical, and laboratory characteristics
    Tariq A Madani
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
    J Infect 62:67-76. 2011
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  23. pmc Complete genome sequencing and phylogenetic analysis of dengue type 1 virus isolated from Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
    Esam I Azhar
    Special Infectious Agent Unit, King Fahd Medical Research Center, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Virol J 12:1. 2015
    ..However, all previous studies reported from Saudi Arabia were based on partial sequencing data of the envelope (E) gene without any reports of full genome sequences for any DENV serotypes circulating in Saudi Arabia...
  24. doi request reprint Thermal inactivation of Alkhumra hemorrhagic fever virus
    Tariq A Madani
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, PO Box 80215, Jeddah, 21589, Saudi Arabia
    Arch Virol 159:2687-91. 2014
    ..However, the virus could maintain 33.2 % of its titer after heating for 60 min at 45 °C and 32 % of its titer after heating for 60 min at 50 °C. In conclusion, AHFV is thermo-labile, and its inactivation follows first-order kinetics...
  25. ncbi request reprint Handwashing and gloving practice among health care workers in medical and surgical wards in a tertiary care centre in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Mona M Basurrah
    Shobra Primary Health Care Centre, Ministry of Health, The Department of Internal Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
    Scand J Infect Dis 38:620-4. 2006
    ..Poor adherence to handwashing is a worldwide problem. Strategies to improve hand hygiene practice should be multifaceted and should include increasing the availability and accessibility of handwashing sinks and alcohol-based hand rubs...
  26. ncbi request reprint Genotype and antiretroviral drug resistance of human immunodeficiency virus-1 in Saudi Arabia
    Ghazi A Jamjoom
    Department of Medical Laboratory Technology, King Fahd Medical Research Center, PO Box 80216, Jeddah 21589, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 31:987-92. 2010
    ..To analyze antiretroviral drug resistance and determine the genotype of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-1 in Saudi patients by sequencing an amplified region of the viral pol gene...
  27. ncbi request reprint The natural history of hepatitis C virus infection
    Mohammed N Al-Quaiz
    Department of Medicine, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre, Riyadh 11121, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 24:S67-70. 2003
    ..The most important extrahepatic manifestation is mixed cryoglobulinemia. Other extrahepatic manifestations and their response to antiviral therapy are discussed...