Abbas Ali Mansour

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Publications

  1. pmc Prevalence and control of hypertension in iraqi diabetic patients: a prospective cohort study
    Abbas Ali Mansour
    Department of Medicine, Basrah College of Medicine, Basrah, Iraq
    Open Cardiovasc Med J 6:68-71. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Corticosteroid nonprescription use: a cross-sectional hospital-based study in Basrah
    Abbas Ali Mansour
    Department of Medicine, Basrah College of Medicine, Al Faiha Hospital, Basrah, Iraq
    Med Princ Pract 19:182-7. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Parity is associated with increased waist circumference and other anthropometric indices of obesity
    A A Mansour
    Department of Medicine, Basrah College of Medicine, Basrah, Iraq
    Eat Weight Disord 14:e50-5. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Cut-off values for waist circumference in rural Iraqi adults for the diagnosis of metabolic syndrome
    A A Mansour
    Department of Medicine, Basrah College of Medicine, Iraq
    Rural Remote Health 7:765. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Metformin discontinuation rate among patients with type-2 diabetes mellitus in Basrah, Iraq
    Abbas A Mansour
    Department of Medicine, Basrah College of Medicine, Hattin PO Box 142, Basrah 42002, Iraq
    Saudi Med J 28:1919-21. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint The likelihood of diabetes based on the proposed definitions for impaired fasting glucose
    Weiguo Gao
    Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 79:151-5. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Diabetes screening in Basrah, Iraq: a population-based cross-sectional study
    Abbas Ali Mansour
    Department of Medicine, Basrah College of Medicine, Hattin Post Office, P O Box 142, Basrah 42002, Iraq
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 79:147-50. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Predictors of incident diabetes mellitus in Basrah, Iraq
    Abbas Ali Mansour
    Department of Medicine, Basrah College of Medicine, Basrah, Iraq
    Ann Nutr Metab 51:277-80. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Adjunct therapy with corticosteroids or paracentesis for treatment of tuberculous pleural effusion
    A A Mansour
    Department of Medicine, Basra College of Medicine, Iraq
    East Mediterr Health J 12:504-8. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Cut-off values for anthropometric variables that confer increased risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus and hypertension in Iraq
    Abbas Ali Mansour
    Department of Medicine, Basrah College of Medicine, Basrah, Iraq
    Arch Med Res 38:253-8. 2007

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc Prevalence and control of hypertension in iraqi diabetic patients: a prospective cohort study
    Abbas Ali Mansour
    Department of Medicine, Basrah College of Medicine, Basrah, Iraq
    Open Cardiovasc Med J 6:68-71. 2012
    ..The aim of our study was to determine the prevalence of hypertension, and hypertension control among adults with diabetes in Basrah (Southern Iraq)...
  2. doi request reprint Corticosteroid nonprescription use: a cross-sectional hospital-based study in Basrah
    Abbas Ali Mansour
    Department of Medicine, Basrah College of Medicine, Al Faiha Hospital, Basrah, Iraq
    Med Princ Pract 19:182-7. 2010
    ..To study the prevalence and attitude of using nonprescription corticosteroids (oral or parenteral formulation of glucocorticosteroids) in Basrah, Iraq...
  3. ncbi request reprint Parity is associated with increased waist circumference and other anthropometric indices of obesity
    A A Mansour
    Department of Medicine, Basrah College of Medicine, Basrah, Iraq
    Eat Weight Disord 14:e50-5. 2009
    ..In the present study we aim at seeing whether parity is associated with increased waist circumference (WC) and other anthropometric indices of obesity, or not, in a sample of Iraqi women...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cut-off values for waist circumference in rural Iraqi adults for the diagnosis of metabolic syndrome
    A A Mansour
    Department of Medicine, Basrah College of Medicine, Iraq
    Rural Remote Health 7:765. 2007
    ..The aim of this project was to establish the cutoff level for WC in rural Basrah in Iraq, one of the eastern Mediterranean and Middle East (Arab) populations...
  5. ncbi request reprint Metformin discontinuation rate among patients with type-2 diabetes mellitus in Basrah, Iraq
    Abbas A Mansour
    Department of Medicine, Basrah College of Medicine, Hattin PO Box 142, Basrah 42002, Iraq
    Saudi Med J 28:1919-21. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint The likelihood of diabetes based on the proposed definitions for impaired fasting glucose
    Weiguo Gao
    Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 79:151-5. 2008
    ..6-6.0 mmol/l than in those with FPG of 6.1-6.9 mmol/l. The clinical and social implication of labelling more individuals with impaired fasting glucose needs to be further studied...
  7. ncbi request reprint Diabetes screening in Basrah, Iraq: a population-based cross-sectional study
    Abbas Ali Mansour
    Department of Medicine, Basrah College of Medicine, Hattin Post Office, P O Box 142, Basrah 42002, Iraq
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 79:147-50. 2008
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Predictors of incident diabetes mellitus in Basrah, Iraq
    Abbas Ali Mansour
    Department of Medicine, Basrah College of Medicine, Basrah, Iraq
    Ann Nutr Metab 51:277-80. 2007
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Adjunct therapy with corticosteroids or paracentesis for treatment of tuberculous pleural effusion
    A A Mansour
    Department of Medicine, Basra College of Medicine, Iraq
    East Mediterr Health J 12:504-8. 2006
    ..We found corticosteroids and therapeutic paracentesis are not necessary in the management of TB pleural effusion...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cut-off values for anthropometric variables that confer increased risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus and hypertension in Iraq
    Abbas Ali Mansour
    Department of Medicine, Basrah College of Medicine, Basrah, Iraq
    Arch Med Res 38:253-8. 2007
    ....
  11. pmc Signficance of tubulointerstitial lesions in kidney biopsy specimen of nephrotic patients in Iraq
    Abbas Ali Mansour
    Department of Medicine, Basrah College of Medicine, Basrah, Iraq
    MedGenMed 8:8. 2006
    ..Tubulointerstitial lesions (TIL) adversely affect the prognosis of various glomerulonephritis. The aim of this study is to evaluate the significance of TIL in the cortical area of renal biopsy specimens...
  12. pmc Periodontal disease among diabetics in Iraq
    Abbas Ali Mansour
    Department of Medicine, University of Basrah, College of Medicine, Basrah, Iraq
    MedGenMed 7:2. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of periodontal disease in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus and assess their severity in a single center in Basrah, Iraq...
  13. ncbi request reprint Influence of sickle hemoglobinopathy on growth and development of young adult males in Southern Iraq
    Abbas A Mansour
    Department of Medicine, Basrah Military Hospital, Iraq
    Saudi Med J 24:544-6. 2003
  14. ncbi request reprint Insulin crisis in Iraq
    Abbas Ali Mansour
    Lancet 369:1860. 2007