Atef Shibl

Summary

Affiliation: King Saud University
Country: Saudi Arabia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Consensus recommendation for meningococcal disease prevention for Hajj and Umra pilgrimage/travel medicine
    A Shibl
    Department of Microbiology, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    East Mediterr Health J 19:389-92. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Consensus recommendation for meningococcal disease prevention in children and adolescents in the Middle East region
    Atef Shibl
    King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Epidemiol Glob Health 2:23-30. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Infectious diseases in the Arabian Peninsula and Egypt
    A Shibl
    Department of Pathology and Pharmacology, College of Medicine, Alfaisal University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Clin Microbiol Infect 18:1068-80. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Antibiotic resistance and serotype distribution of invasive pneumococcal diseases before and after introduction of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA)
    Atef M Shibl
    King Saud University, Saudi Arabia Alfaisal University College of Medicine, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Vaccine 30:G32-6. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Epidemiology of invasive pneumococcal disease in the Arabian Peninsula and Egypt
    Atef Shibl
    King Saud University, P O Box 2457, Riyadh 11451, Saudi Arabia
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 33:410.e1-9. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Patterns of macrolide resistance determinants among S. pyogenes and S. pneumoniae isolates in Saudi Arabia
    A M Shibl
    King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Int Med Res 33:349-55. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic resistance in developing countries
    A M Shibl
    Department of Microbiology, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Chemother 13:40-4. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Elucidation of antibiotic effectiveness against Staphylococcus epidermidis during intraocular lens implantation
    A A Kadry
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Pharmacy, King Saud University, PO Box 2457, 11451, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 18:55-9. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Beta-lactam and macrolide resistance and serotype distribution among Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates from Saudi Arabia
    S I Fouda
    Division of Microbiology, Pharmaceutics Department, College of Pharmacy, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Chemother 16:517-23. 2004
  10. doi request reprint Distribution of serotypes and antibiotic resistance of invasive pneumococcal disease isolates among children aged 5 years and under in Saudi Arabia (2000-2004)
    A M Shibl
    King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Clin Microbiol Infect 14:876-9. 2008

Collaborators

  • M S Niederman
  • Z Memish
  • A A Kadry
  • Y Arabi
  • S Kim
  • M R Jacobs
  • Jae Hoon Song
  • P C Appelbaum
  • Cheng Hsun Chiu
  • S I Fouda
  • N Y Lee
  • A M Abu El-Asrar
  • A F Tawfik
  • D F Fayed
  • F Jamal
  • T T Yee
  • J L Wu
  • J Li
  • U C Warsa
  • K Thomas
  • K R Peck
  • K M Ahn
  • T Y Lin
  • N Aswapokee
  • M K Lalitha
  • A Chongthaleong
  • Y Yang
  • P H Van
  • T Cherian
  • S I Lee
  • J Perera
  • S Tiengrim
  • C C Carlos
  • A A Al-Mosallam
  • T El Karsh
  • N A Moneib
  • S A Al-Kharashi
  • H Abu Aisha
  • A H al Zeer
  • M A Ramadan
  • S O Huraib
  • F A al Zamil
  • N S Dahmash
  • F al Shammary
  • A M Kambal
  • S Al Salah
  • E M el Masry
  • M A el Said
  • M A el-Said
  • H A Shoeb
  • F S el Feraly

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Consensus recommendation for meningococcal disease prevention for Hajj and Umra pilgrimage/travel medicine
    A Shibl
    Department of Microbiology, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    East Mediterr Health J 19:389-92. 2013
    ..These experts discussed the importance of introducing conjugate vaccines for pilgrims and travellers, and elaborated a consensus recommendation to support healthcare professionals and decision-makers...
  2. doi request reprint Consensus recommendation for meningococcal disease prevention in children and adolescents in the Middle East region
    Atef Shibl
    King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Epidemiol Glob Health 2:23-30. 2012
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Infectious diseases in the Arabian Peninsula and Egypt
    A Shibl
    Department of Pathology and Pharmacology, College of Medicine, Alfaisal University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Clin Microbiol Infect 18:1068-80. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Antibiotic resistance and serotype distribution of invasive pneumococcal diseases before and after introduction of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA)
    Atef M Shibl
    King Saud University, Saudi Arabia Alfaisal University College of Medicine, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Vaccine 30:G32-6. 2012
    ..PCV13, recently introduced into the national immunization schedule in place of PCV7, provides the widest coverage among all IPD serotypes across KSA...
  5. doi request reprint Epidemiology of invasive pneumococcal disease in the Arabian Peninsula and Egypt
    Atef Shibl
    King Saud University, P O Box 2457, Riyadh 11451, Saudi Arabia
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 33:410.e1-9. 2009
    ..Standardisation of definitions and development of improved regional surveillance/reporting would enable the region to measure better the impact of prevention strategies for IPD, such as infant-based immunisation programmes...
  6. ncbi request reprint Patterns of macrolide resistance determinants among S. pyogenes and S. pneumoniae isolates in Saudi Arabia
    A M Shibl
    King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Int Med Res 33:349-55. 2005
    ..Low-level resistance mediated by mef-bearing strains pre-dominated. Newer macrolides, including azithromycin, are still considered drugs of choice for empirical treatment of respiratory infection in such circumstances...
  7. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic resistance in developing countries
    A M Shibl
    Department of Microbiology, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Chemother 13:40-4. 2001
    ..Knowledge of resistance patterns and of the ways by which resistance is overcome is vital to the future of antimicrobial chemotherapy...
  8. ncbi request reprint Elucidation of antibiotic effectiveness against Staphylococcus epidermidis during intraocular lens implantation
    A A Kadry
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Pharmacy, King Saud University, PO Box 2457, 11451, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 18:55-9. 2001
    ..The data supported the use of antimicrobial agents in irrigating solution during intraocular surgery, since, reduced adherence (colonization) and might result in a lower incidence of endophthalmitis...
  9. ncbi request reprint Beta-lactam and macrolide resistance and serotype distribution among Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates from Saudi Arabia
    S I Fouda
    Division of Microbiology, Pharmaceutics Department, College of Pharmacy, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Chemother 16:517-23. 2004
    ..2%) isolates were resistant due to an efflux mechanism. Good antibiotic control with periodical antibiotic surveillance and appropriate use of pneumococcal vaccine may improve current treatment of pneumococcal infections...
  10. doi request reprint Distribution of serotypes and antibiotic resistance of invasive pneumococcal disease isolates among children aged 5 years and under in Saudi Arabia (2000-2004)
    A M Shibl
    King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Clin Microbiol Infect 14:876-9. 2008
    ..PCV7 is expected to have a substantial impact on the burden of invasive and antibiotic-resistant pneumococcal disease in Saudi Arabia...
  11. ncbi request reprint Penicillin-resistant and -intermediate Streptococcus pneumoniae in Saudi Arabia
    A M Shibl
    King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Chemother 12:134-7. 2000
    ..A greater awareness with extended indications for microbiological diagnosis, antimicrobial susceptibility testing and restrictive prescription of antibiotics are needed...
  12. ncbi request reprint Antibiotics in the irrigating solutions reduce Staphylococcus epidermidis adherence to intraocular lenses
    A M Abu El-Asrar
    Department of Ophthalmology, College of Medicine, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Eye (Lond) 14:225-30. 2000
    ..To investigate the effect of antibiotics in the irrigating solutions on hydrophobicity, slime production and the adherence of Staphylococcus epidermidis to intraocular lenses (IOLs)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial resistance and prevalence of extended spectrum beta-lactamase among clinical isolates of gram-negative bacteria in Riyadh
    T El Karsh
    College of Allied Medical Sciences, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Chemother 7:509-14. 1995
    ..The obtained transconjugates conferred high level resistance to ceftazidime and aztreonam but considerably low resistance to ceftriaxone and cefotaxime. The isoelectric point for the extended-spectrum beta-lactamase is 8.2...
  14. ncbi request reprint Microbiology of community-acquired pneumonia in the Gulf Corporation Council states
    Z A Memish
    Department of Infection Prevention and Control, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Chemother 19:17-23. 2007
    ..Injudicious prescribing and over-use of antibiotics drive much resistance. The GCC CAPWG calls for urgent governmental regulations to limit and monitor antibiotic prescription in the GCC region...
  15. ncbi request reprint Macrolides induced suppression of virulence factors produced by Staphylococcus aureus
    N A Moneib
    Division of Microbiology, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabi
    J Chemother 5:289-92. 1993
    ..This inhibitory effect might have clinical significance if it was found to occur in vivo...
  16. ncbi request reprint Emergence and trends of penicillin non-susceptible Streptococcus pneumoniae in Saudi Arabia and Kuwait - perspective and outstanding issues
    Z A Memish
    Department of Infectious Prevention and Control, King Abdulaziz Medical City, King Fahad National Guard Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Chemother 19:471-81. 2007
    ..It discusses the trends, mechanisms of resistance and factors associated with the emergence, dissemination, and colonization of resistant organisms and suggests options available to clinicians for management of infections due to PRSP...
  17. ncbi request reprint Management and prevention strategies for community-acquired pneumonia in the Gulf Corporation Council
    Z A Memish
    Department of Infection Prevention and Control, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Chemother 19:33-46. 2007
    ..Preventive strategies for CAP include the administration of pneumococcal and influenza vaccine in selected populations at risk...
  18. ncbi request reprint Effect of beta-lactamase inhibitors on normal immune capabilities and their interactions with staphylococcal pathogenicity
    A F Tawfik
    Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Chemother 8:102-6. 1996
    ..aureus. These findings suggest the advantage of preparations containing these inhibitors...
  19. ncbi request reprint Correlation between the in vivo and in vitro antimicrobial properties of commercially available mouthwash preparations
    N A Moneib
    College of Pharmacy, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Chemother 4:276-80. 1992
    ..The results indicate that there is a good correlation between in vivo efficacy and in vitro determination of all mouthwash preparations...
  20. ncbi request reprint Differential inhibition by clindamycin on slime formation, adherence to teflon catheters and hemolysin production by Staphylococcus epidermidis
    A M Shibl
    Division of Microbiology, College of Pharmacy, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Chemother 6:107-10. 1994
    ..These results suggest that clindamycin at low concentration alters S. epidermidis virulence properties, apart from inhibiting growth...
  21. ncbi request reprint Rationale for producing evidence-based guidelines for community-acquired pneumonia in the Gulf Corporation Council
    Z A Memish
    Department of Infection Prevention and Control, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Chemother 19:13-6. 2007
    ..Based on the strength of the evidence, we graded our recommendations to high-level (Level I), moderate-level (Level II), and low-level (Level III) evidence...
  22. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of once-daily amikacin in combination with ceftazidime in critically ill adults with severe gram-negative infections
    D F Fayed
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, King Khalid University Hospital KKUH and College of Medicine, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Chemother 8:457-64. 1996
    ..In conclusion, once-daily amikacin combined with ceftazidime is practical, efficacious and probably safe in critically ill infected patients...
  23. ncbi request reprint Comparative in vitro antibacterial activity of aztreonam against clinical isolates of gram-negative bacteria
    A M Shibl
    Division of Microbiology, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Chemotherapy 35:72-6. 1989
    ..The selective spectrum of action of aztreonam makes this drug a useful agent in the therapy of a variety of gram-negative infections...
  24. ncbi request reprint In-vitro evaluation of a new oral cephalosporin, cefroxadine (CGP 9000)
    A M Shibl
    King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Chemother 2:8-10. 1990
    ..A diffusion test with a 30 microgram cefroxadine disk produced acceptable interpretive results with tentative zone size breakpoints of less than or equal to 14 mm for resistance and greater than or equal to 17 mm for susceptibility...
  25. ncbi request reprint Influence of antibiotics on host-parasite interactions with an emphasis on in-vivo studies
    A M Shibl
    King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Chemother 2:75-8. 1990
    ..Finally if antibiotics can modify the outcome of host-parasite interactions then perhaps we need to consider testing antibiotics against these parameters...
  26. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial activity of artemisinin and its derivatives against anaerobic bacteria
    H A Shoeb
    Department of Pharmaceutics and Microbiology, College of Pharmacy, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia
    J Chemother 2:362-7. 1990
    ..Artemisinin and its deoxy derivatives had no activity at 100 micrograms/ml concentration. The newly synthesized methyl diperoxy derivative had the highest activity against all tested anaerobes with a MIC of 9.4 micrograms/ml...
  27. ncbi request reprint Executive summary of the Gulf Cooperation Council practice guidelines for the management of community-acquired pneumonia
    Z A Memish
    Department of Infection Prevention and Control, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Chemother 19:7-11. 2007
  28. ncbi request reprint Carriage of antibiotic-resistant pneumococci among Asian children: a multinational surveillance by the Asian Network for Surveillance of Resistant Pathogens (ANSORP)
    N Y Lee
    Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University, Seoul, Korea
    Clin Infect Dis 32:1463-9. 2001
    ....