Jude U Ohaeri

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Subjective quality of life of family caregivers of community living Sudanese psychiatric patients
    Abdel W Awadalla
    Dept of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Safat, Kuwait
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:755-63. 2005
  2. pmc Factors associated with quality of life of outpatients with breast cancer and gynecologic cancers and their family caregivers: a controlled study
    Abdel W Awadalla
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    BMC Cancer 7:102. 2007
  3. pmc Relationship of depression, disability, and family caregiver attitudes to the quality of life of Kuwaiti persons with multiple sclerosis: a controlled study
    Asmahan F Alshubaili
    Department of Neurology, Ibn Sina Hospital, PO Box 2547, Safat, 13115, Kuwait
    BMC Neurol 7:31. 2007
  4. pmc Characteristics of subjects with comorbidity of symptoms of generalized anxiety and major depressive disorders and the corresponding threshold and subthreshold conditions in an Arab general population sample
    Jude U Ohaeri
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychological Medicine Hospital, Safat, Kuwait
    Med Sci Monit 18:CR160-73. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Relationship between symptoms of major depressive and generalized anxiety disorders in an Arab population using diagnostic criteria-based instruments
    Jude U Ohaeri
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychological Medicine Hospital, Safat, Kuwait
    Med Sci Monit 16:PH103-15. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Subjective quality of life in a nationwide sample of Kuwaiti subjects using the short version of the WHO quality of life instrument
    Jude U Ohaeri
    Dept of Psychiatry, Psychological Medicine Hospital, 13041 Safat, Kuwait
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 44:693-701. 2009
  7. pmc Confirmatory factor analytical study of the WHOQOL-Bref: experience with Sudanese general population and psychiatric samples
    Jude U Ohaeri
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychological Medicine Hospital, Gamal Abdul Naser Road, Safat, Kuwait
    BMC Med Res Methodol 7:37. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Factor analytical study of the short version of the World Health Organization Quality of Life Instrument
    Jude U Ohaeri
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Nigeria
    Psychopathology 37:242-8. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Subtypes and factors of schizophrenia in an acutely ill Nigerian sample
    Jude U Ohaeri
    College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria
    Psychopathology 36:181-9. 2003
  10. pmc The reliability and validity of the short version of the WHO Quality of Life Instrument in an Arab general population
    Jude U Ohaeri
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychological Medicine Hospital, Safat, Kuwait
    Ann Saudi Med 29:98-104. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint Subjective quality of life of family caregivers of community living Sudanese psychiatric patients
    Abdel W Awadalla
    Dept of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Safat, Kuwait
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:755-63. 2005
    ..Reports on the quality of life (QOL) of family caregivers of psychiatric patients are uncommon...
  2. pmc Factors associated with quality of life of outpatients with breast cancer and gynecologic cancers and their family caregivers: a controlled study
    Abdel W Awadalla
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    BMC Cancer 7:102. 2007
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  3. pmc Relationship of depression, disability, and family caregiver attitudes to the quality of life of Kuwaiti persons with multiple sclerosis: a controlled study
    Asmahan F Alshubaili
    Department of Neurology, Ibn Sina Hospital, PO Box 2547, Safat, 13115, Kuwait
    BMC Neurol 7:31. 2007
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  4. pmc Characteristics of subjects with comorbidity of symptoms of generalized anxiety and major depressive disorders and the corresponding threshold and subthreshold conditions in an Arab general population sample
    Jude U Ohaeri
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychological Medicine Hospital, Safat, Kuwait
    Med Sci Monit 18:CR160-73. 2012
    ..The comparison measures were socio-demographics, clinical severity, and quality of life (QOL)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Relationship between symptoms of major depressive and generalized anxiety disorders in an Arab population using diagnostic criteria-based instruments
    Jude U Ohaeri
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychological Medicine Hospital, Safat, Kuwait
    Med Sci Monit 16:PH103-15. 2010
    ..using a theory-driven approach, confirmatory factor analysis (CFA), how will the structural integrity of the resulting factors compare with those of the various models that have been used to explain the relation between the symptoms?..
  6. doi request reprint Subjective quality of life in a nationwide sample of Kuwaiti subjects using the short version of the WHO quality of life instrument
    Jude U Ohaeri
    Dept of Psychiatry, Psychological Medicine Hospital, 13041 Safat, Kuwait
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 44:693-701. 2009
    ....
  7. pmc Confirmatory factor analytical study of the WHOQOL-Bref: experience with Sudanese general population and psychiatric samples
    Jude U Ohaeri
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychological Medicine Hospital, Gamal Abdul Naser Road, Safat, Kuwait
    BMC Med Res Methodol 7:37. 2007
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Factor analytical study of the short version of the World Health Organization Quality of Life Instrument
    Jude U Ohaeri
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Nigeria
    Psychopathology 37:242-8. 2004
    ..Subjective QOL is an aggregate of the following constructs: satisfaction with life circumstances; fulfillment of needs, and opportunity for experience in the milieu...
  9. ncbi request reprint Subtypes and factors of schizophrenia in an acutely ill Nigerian sample
    Jude U Ohaeri
    College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria
    Psychopathology 36:181-9. 2003
    ....
  10. pmc The reliability and validity of the short version of the WHO Quality of Life Instrument in an Arab general population
    Jude U Ohaeri
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychological Medicine Hospital, Safat, Kuwait
    Ann Saudi Med 29:98-104. 2009
    ....
  11. pmc Psychosocial burden of sickle cell disease on caregivers in a Nigerian setting
    Jude U Ohaeri
    College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria
    J Natl Med Assoc 94:1058-70. 2002
    ..Hematology staff should be sensitive to the psychosocial dimensions of SCD...
  12. ncbi request reprint Family history, life events and the factorial structure of depression in a Nigerian sample of inpatients
    Jude U Ohaeri
    College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Nigeria
    Psychopathology 35:210-9. 2002
    ..Family history is more associated with the severer forms of the disorder, and combining relevant questionnaires maybe more useful in research on symptom profiles...
  13. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in people with epilepsy and their family caregivers. An Arab experience using the short version of the World Health Organization quality of life instrument
    Jude U Ohaeri
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychological Medicine Hospital, Gamal Abdel Naser Road, PO Box 4081, Safat 13041, Kuwait
    Saudi Med J 30:1328-35. 2009
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  14. doi request reprint Metabolic syndrome in severe mental disorders
    Jude U Ohaeri
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychological Medicine Hospital, Safat, Kuwait
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 9:91-8. 2011
    ..Drug development and genotyping for the risk factors are future solutions...
  15. ncbi request reprint Path analytical study of the short version of the WHO Quality of Life Instrument
    Jude U Ohaeri
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria
    Psychopathology 39:243-7. 2006
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  16. ncbi request reprint Caregiver burden and psychotic patients' perception of social support in a Nigerian setting
    J U Ohaeri
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 36:86-93. 2001
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  17. ncbi request reprint The opinion of caregivers on aspects of schizophrenia and major affective disorders in a Nigerian setting
    J U Ohaeri
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychological Medicine Hospital, Safat, Kuwait
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 36:493-9. 2001
    ..In Nigeria the burden of caring for persons with severe mental disorders rests largely on families whose attitudes to these conditions have not been explored...
  18. ncbi request reprint Subjective quality of life of recently discharged Nigerian psychiatric patients
    Adewunmi K Olusina
    Dept of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 38:707-14. 2003
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  19. pmc Family caregiver quality of life in multiple sclerosis among Kuwaitis: a controlled study
    Asmahan F Alshubaili
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychological Medicine Hospital, Gamal Abdul Naser Road, PO Box 4081, Safat, 13041, Kuwait
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:206. 2008
    ..Second, to assess the relationship of QOL with caregiver attitudes to MS and patient's variables...
  20. pmc Relationship of family caregiver burden with quality of care and psychopathology in a sample of Arab subjects with schizophrenia
    Muhammad A Zahid
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University P, O, Box 24923, Safat 13110, Kuwait
    BMC Psychiatry 10:71. 2010
    ..Questionnaire--IEQ-EU) and caregiver psychic distress on the one hand, and caregiver's/patient's socio-demographics, clinical features and indices of quality of care, on the other hand, compare with the pattern in the literature?..
  21. pmc Subjective quality of life of outpatients with diabetes: comparison with family caregivers' impressions and control group
    Abdel W Awadalla
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, P O Box 24923, Safat, Kuwait 13110
    J Natl Med Assoc 98:737-45. 2006
    ..There is a paucity of studies on comparison of quality of life (QOL) of type-1 and type-2 diabetes patients, and the impact of family caregivers' impressions on the QOL of patients...
  22. doi request reprint Prevalence of physical, psychological, and sexual abuse among a nationwide sample of Arab high school students: association with family characteristics, anxiety, depression, self-esteem, and quality of life
    Ghenaim A Al-Fayez
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Safat, Kuwait
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:53-66. 2012
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  23. pmc Diabetes mellitus patients' family caregivers' subjective quality of life
    Abdel W Awadalla
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Safat
    J Natl Med Assoc 98:727-36. 2006
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  24. doi request reprint Relationship between symptoms of anxiety and depression in a sample of Arab college students using the Hopkins Symptom Checklist 25
    Fawziyah A Al-Turkait
    Department of Psychology, College of Education, Public Authority for Applied Education and Training, Safat, Kuwait
    Psychopathology 44:230-41. 2011
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  25. pmc Profile of subjective quality of life and its correlates in a nation-wide sample of high school students in an Arab setting using the WHOQOL-Bref
    Ghenaim A Al-Fayez
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    BMC Psychiatry 11:71. 2011
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  26. pmc Factors associated with hospital service satisfaction in a sample of Arab subjects with schizophrenia
    Muhammad A Zahid
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, PO Box 24923, Safat, 13110, Kuwait
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:294. 2010
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  27. doi request reprint Schizophrenia psychopathology in a Kuwaiti Arab sample
    Muhammad A Zahid
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Safat, Kuwait zahid hsc edu kw
    Psychopathology 43:345-56. 2010
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  28. ncbi request reprint Exploratory factor analytical study of depressive symptomatology: an Arab experience with a sample comprising college students, using the revised Beck Depression Inventory
    Fawziyah A Al-Turkait
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychological Medicine Hospital, Safat, Kuwait
    Ann Saudi Med 32:19-26. 2012
    ..The objective of the present study was to assess the factor structure of the Beck Depression Inventory-II (BDI-II) in an Arab sample comprising college students, in comparison to the international data...
  29. pmc Dimensional and hierarchical models of depression using the Beck Depression Inventory-II in an Arab college student sample
    Fawziyah A Al-Turkait
    Department of Psychology, College of Education, Public Authority for Applied Education and Training, Kuwait, Safat, Kuwait
    BMC Psychiatry 10:60. 2010
    ..e., higher - order and bifactor models); (ii) to assess the psychometric characteristics of the BDI-II, including convergent/discriminant validity with the Hopkins Symptom Checklist (HSCL-25)...
  30. ncbi request reprint Post-traumatic stress disorder among wives of Kuwaiti veterans of the first Gulf War
    Fawziyah A Al-Turkait
    Department of Psychology, College of Education, Public Authority for Applied Education and Training, Kuwait P O Box 117, Safat 13002, Kuwait
    J Anxiety Disord 22:18-31. 2008
    ..To assess the relationship between wives' PTSD and indices of family adjustment, husbands' level of combat exposure, and PTSD status...
  31. doi request reprint Association of blood levels of C-reactive protein with clinical phenotypes in Arab schizophrenic patients
    Abayomi O Akanji
    Department of Pathology, Kuwait University Faculty of Medicine, Safat, Kuwait
    Psychiatry Res 169:56-61. 2009
    ..It is suggested that there may be an inflammatory component to schizophrenia which is associated with aspects of its clinical phenotype...
  32. ncbi request reprint Associations of blood levels of insulin-like growth factor (IGF)-I, IGF-II and IGF binding protein (IGFBP)-3 in schizophrenic Arab subjects
    Abayomi O Akanji
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Safat, Kuwait
    Clin Chem Lab Med 45:1229-31. 2007
    ..It is also speculated that IGFs are involved in the association of foetal and pre-adult growth with schizophrenia (SZ)...
  33. ncbi request reprint The quality of interactions between staff and psychiatric inpatients in a Nigerian general hospital
    Adewunmi K Olusina
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria
    Psychopathology 36:269-75. 2003
    ..They are sensitive to the quality of staff interactions while appreciating staff contribution to their care. Training programs should include staff attitudes for the improvement of the overall quality of care...
  34. pmc Health - related quality of life of Kuwaiti women with breast cancer: a comparative study using the EORTC Quality of Life Questionnaire
    Shafika A Alawadi
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    BMC Cancer 9:222. 2009
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  35. pmc Validity and reliability of the European Organization for Research and Treatment in Cancer Quality of Life Questionnaire (EORTC QLQ): experience from Kuwait using a sample of women with breast cancer
    Shafika A Alawadhi
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychological Medicine Hospital, Safat, Kuwait
    Ann Saudi Med 30:390-6. 2010
    ..Our objective was to assess the psychometric characteristics of both questionnaires using the responses of a larger sample of Arab women...
  36. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of posttraumatic stress disorder among Kuwaiti military men according to level of involvement in the first Gulf War
    Fawziyah A Al-Turkait
    Department of Psychology, College of Education, Public Authority for Applied Education and Training, Safat, Kuwait
    Depress Anxiety 25:932-41. 2008
    ..The prominence of self-esteem and avoidance symptoms implies that they should be part of focus for interventions. Focus on LOC should be from the perspective of anxiety...
  37. ncbi request reprint The planetary positions and relationships at the dates of birth of a cohort of Nigerian schizophrenics
    J U Ohaeri
    Department of Psychiatry, University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria
    Afr J Med Med Sci 26:127-33. 1997
    ..However, the findings give only partial support to key astrological postulates because there was a non-significant trend for more schizophrenics to be born in "water" signs and on full moon dates...
  38. doi request reprint Correlates of quality of life in an Arab schizophrenia sample
    Muhammad Ajmal Zahid
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, PO Box 24923, Safat 13110, Kuwait
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 45:875-87. 2010
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  39. ncbi request reprint Attitudes and beliefs of relatives of patients with sickle cell disease
    J U Ohaeri
    College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria
    East Afr Med J 78:174-9. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Beliefs about aetiology reflect availability of proven knowledge. The caregivers evidenced emotional disposition for community psychosocial support roles if they can be supported by social welfare and health education...
  40. ncbi request reprint Patient and staff satisfaction with the quality of in-patient psychiatric care in a Nigerian general hospital
    Adewunmi K Olusina
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Nigeria
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 37:283-8. 2002
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  41. ncbi request reprint Social support needs and adjustment of cancer patients
    B M Ohaeri
    College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Nigeria
    East Afr Med J 78:641-5. 2001
    ..Staff social support is appreciated by patients and is predictive of social adjustment. Policy makers should consider social welfare measures to relieve the burden of cancer on families...
  42. ncbi request reprint Features of isolated sleep paralysis among Nigerians
    J U Ohaeri
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Nigeria
    East Afr Med J 81:509-19. 2004
    ..There is paucity of studies on isolated sleep paralysis (ISP)...
  43. pmc The pattern of isolated sleep paralysis among Nigerian nursing students
    J U Ohaeri
    Department of Psychiatry, University College Hospital, Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria
    J Natl Med Assoc 84:67-70. 1992
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  44. pmc Experience of isolated sleep paralysis in clinical practice in Nigeria
    J U Ohaeri
    Department of Psychiatry, University College Hospital, Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria
    J Natl Med Assoc 84:521-3. 1992
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  45. ncbi request reprint Subjective quality of life of community living Sudanese psychiatric patients: comparison with family caregivers' impressions and control group
    A W Awadalla
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    Qual Life Res 14:1855-67. 2005
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  46. doi request reprint Apolipoprotein E polymorphism and clinical disease phenotypes in Arab patients with schizophrenia
    A O Akanji
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Safat, Kuwait
    Neuropsychobiology 60:67-72. 2009
    ..This study aimed to investigate the frequency of specific APOE genotypes and alleles in a schizophrenic Arab population and evaluate the association of specific APOE types with clinical phenotypes of the disease...
  47. ncbi request reprint Tumor necrosis factor haplotype analysis amongst schizophrenia probands from four distinct populations in the Asia-Pacific region
    Herlina Y Handoko
    Queensland Centre for Schizophrenia Research, The Park, Centre for Mental Health, Wacol, Queensland, Australia
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 121:1-6. 2003
    ..Taken together, these data provide no support for the involvement of TNF promoter variants TNF(-308), TNF(-376), and TNF(-238) in schizophrenia susceptibility within four ethnically distinct cohorts...