Saeed Hamid

Summary

Affiliation: The Aga Khan University
Country: Pakistan

Publications

  1. pmc Hepatocellular carcinoma in Native South Asian Pakistani population; trends, clinico-pathological characteristics & differences in viral marker negative & viral-hepatocellular carcinoma
    Amna Subhan Butt
    Section of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, The Aga Khan University and Hospital, Stadium Road, Karachi 74800, Pakistan
    BMC Res Notes 6:137. 2013
  2. pmc Low rate of recurrence of Helicobacter pylori infection in spite of high clarithromycin resistance in Pakistan
    Javed Yakoob
    Department of Medicine, Aga Khan University, Stadium Road, Karachi, 74800, Pakistan
    BMC Gastroenterol 13:33. 2013
  3. pmc Extent of liver inflammation in predicting response to interferon α & Ribavirin in chronic hepatitis C patients: a cohort study
    Shirin Mirza
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Gastroenterol 12:71. 2012
  4. pmc The clinical, endoscopic and histological spectrum of the solitary rectal ulcer syndrome: a single-center experience of 116 cases
    Shahab Abid
    Section of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Gastroenterol 12:72. 2012
  5. pmc Virological and clinical characteristics of hepatitis delta virus in South Asia
    Khalid Mumtaz
    Section of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Aga Khan University Hospital, Stadium Road, PO Box 74800, Karachi, Pakistan
    Virol J 8:312. 2011
  6. pmc Altered expression of cell cycle and apoptotic proteins in chronic hepatitis C virus infection
    Saira Sarfraz
    1Department of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Microbiol 8:133. 2008
  7. pmc Modulations of cell cycle checkpoints during HCV associated disease
    Saira Sarfraz
    Department of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Infect Dis 9:125. 2009
  8. pmc Hepatitis B and C: prevalence and risk factors associated with seropositivity among children in Karachi, Pakistan
    Wasim Jafri
    Department of Medicine, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Infect Dis 6:101. 2006
  9. pmc Acceptability and outcomes of the Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG) tube placement--patients' and care givers' perspectives
    Muhammad K Anis
    Department of Medicine, Section Gastroenterology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Stadium Road, Karachi 74800, Pakistan
    BMC Gastroenterol 6:37. 2006
  10. pmc Severity of acute hepatitis and its outcome in patients with dengue fever in a tertiary care hospital Karachi, Pakistan (South Asia)
    Om Parkash
    Department of Medicine Aga Khan University Hospital Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Gastroenterol 10:43. 2010

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc Hepatocellular carcinoma in Native South Asian Pakistani population; trends, clinico-pathological characteristics & differences in viral marker negative & viral-hepatocellular carcinoma
    Amna Subhan Butt
    Section of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, The Aga Khan University and Hospital, Stadium Road, Karachi 74800, Pakistan
    BMC Res Notes 6:137. 2013
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  2. pmc Low rate of recurrence of Helicobacter pylori infection in spite of high clarithromycin resistance in Pakistan
    Javed Yakoob
    Department of Medicine, Aga Khan University, Stadium Road, Karachi, 74800, Pakistan
    BMC Gastroenterol 13:33. 2013
    ..The aim was to investigate the reinfection rate of H. pylori during a follow-up period of 12 months in adults who had undergone eradication therapy...
  3. pmc Extent of liver inflammation in predicting response to interferon α & Ribavirin in chronic hepatitis C patients: a cohort study
    Shirin Mirza
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Gastroenterol 12:71. 2012
    ....
  4. pmc The clinical, endoscopic and histological spectrum of the solitary rectal ulcer syndrome: a single-center experience of 116 cases
    Shahab Abid
    Section of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Gastroenterol 12:72. 2012
    ..Solitary rectal ulcer syndrome (SRUS) is an uncommon although benign defecation disorder. The aim of this study was to evaluate the variable endoscopic manifestations of SRUS and its association with other diseases...
  5. pmc Virological and clinical characteristics of hepatitis delta virus in South Asia
    Khalid Mumtaz
    Section of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Aga Khan University Hospital, Stadium Road, PO Box 74800, Karachi, Pakistan
    Virol J 8:312. 2011
    ..There is a paucity of data on the impact of hepatitis D virus (HDV) in patients with hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection from South Asia. We studied the impact of HDV co-infection on virological and clinical characteristics...
  6. pmc Altered expression of cell cycle and apoptotic proteins in chronic hepatitis C virus infection
    Saira Sarfraz
    1Department of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Microbiol 8:133. 2008
    ....
  7. pmc Modulations of cell cycle checkpoints during HCV associated disease
    Saira Sarfraz
    Department of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Infect Dis 9:125. 2009
    ..This study aimed to identify the alterations in cell cycle genes expression with respect to early and advanced disease of chronic HCV infection...
  8. pmc Hepatitis B and C: prevalence and risk factors associated with seropositivity among children in Karachi, Pakistan
    Wasim Jafri
    Department of Medicine, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Infect Dis 6:101. 2006
    ..This cross-sectional study estimated the prevalence and identified risk factors associated with Hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) and HCV antibody (anti-HCV) sero-positivity among children 1 to 15 years of age...
  9. pmc Acceptability and outcomes of the Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG) tube placement--patients' and care givers' perspectives
    Muhammad K Anis
    Department of Medicine, Section Gastroenterology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Stadium Road, Karachi 74800, Pakistan
    BMC Gastroenterol 6:37. 2006
    ..Our aim of the study was to assess the outcome and perspectives of patients/care givers, about the acceptability of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube placement...
  10. pmc Severity of acute hepatitis and its outcome in patients with dengue fever in a tertiary care hospital Karachi, Pakistan (South Asia)
    Om Parkash
    Department of Medicine Aga Khan University Hospital Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Gastroenterol 10:43. 2010
    ....
  11. pmc Helicobacter pylori infection: approach of primary care physicians in a developing country
    Shahid Ahmed
    Section of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Gastroenterol 9:23. 2009
    ..The aim of the study was to assess the knowledge and practices of primary care physicians in diagnosis and management of Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) infection in developing country...
  12. pmc Role of rapid urease test and histopathology in the diagnosis of Helicobacter pylori infection in a developing country
    Javed Yakoob
    Department of Gastroenterology and Pathology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Gastroenterol 5:38. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the effect of commonly self-prescribed proton pump inhibitors (PPI) on the results of rapid urease test and histology for the diagnosis of H. pylori infection...