H Ghannem

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Country: Tunisie

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of cardiovascular risk factors among schoolchildren in Sousse, Tunisia
    H Ghannem
    Service of Epidemiology, University Hospital F Hached, 4000 Sousse, Tunisia
    J Cardiovasc Risk 8:87-91. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint [Epidemiology of diabetes in a school children population in Tunisia]
    H Ghannem
    Service Epidémiologie et Statistiques Médicales, C H U Hached, 4000 Sousse, Tunisie
    Diabetes Metab 27:613-7. 2001
  3. pmc The challenge of preventing cardiovascular disease in Tunisia
    Hassen Ghannem
    Department of Epidemiology, University Hospital Farhat Hached, 4000 Sousse, Tunisia
    Prev Chronic Dis 3:A13. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint The need for capacity building to prevent chronic diseases in North Africa and the Middle East
    H Ghannem
    Department of Epidemiology, University Hospital Farhat Hached, Sousse, Tunisia
    East Mediterr Health J 17:630-2. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Study of cardiovascular disease risk factors among rural schoolchildren in Sousse, Tunisia
    H Ghannem
    Service of Epidemiology, University Hospital F Hached, Sousse, Tunisia
    East Mediterr Health J 7:617-24. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint [Cardiovascular risk in schoolchildren in rural Sousse, Tunisia]
    H Ghannem
    , CHU F. Hached, 4000 Sousse, Tunisie
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 94:1381-5. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint [Predictors of increased cardiovascular risk in hypertensive patients in frontline facilities in Sousse, Tunisia]
    A Ben Abdelaziz
    Service d épidémiologie, CHU Farhat Hached, Sousse, Tunisie
    East Mediterr Health J 13:319-25. 2007
  8. pmc Tracking of lipids in schoolchildren: a four-year followup, population-based study in Sousse (Tunisia)
    I Harrabi
    Service d Epidémiologie et des Statistiques Médicales, CHUF Hached, Sousse, Tunisia
    Cardiovasc J Afr 21:13-6. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint [Knowledge of patients with type 2 diabetes about their condition in Sousse, Tunisia]
    A Ben Abdelaziz
    Département de santé communautaire, Faculté de médecine de Sousse, Sousse, Tunisie
    East Mediterr Health J 13:505-14. 2007
  10. doi request reprint [Cardiovascular risk factors among shift workers in company of electricity production in the centre of Tunisia]
    S Chatti
    Service de médecine de travail et de pathologie professionnelle, CHU Farhat Hached, avenue Ibn El Jazzar, 4000 Sousse, Tunisie
    Ann Cardiol Angeiol (Paris) 59:190-5. 2010

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Publications42

  1. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of cardiovascular risk factors among schoolchildren in Sousse, Tunisia
    H Ghannem
    Service of Epidemiology, University Hospital F Hached, 4000 Sousse, Tunisia
    J Cardiovasc Risk 8:87-91. 2001
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint [Epidemiology of diabetes in a school children population in Tunisia]
    H Ghannem
    Service Epidémiologie et Statistiques Médicales, C H U Hached, 4000 Sousse, Tunisie
    Diabetes Metab 27:613-7. 2001
    ..Study the diabetes prevalence on children because, in Tunisia there are not any available data concerning the epidemiological profile of diabetes in the population aged less than 19 years...
  3. pmc The challenge of preventing cardiovascular disease in Tunisia
    Hassen Ghannem
    Department of Epidemiology, University Hospital Farhat Hached, 4000 Sousse, Tunisia
    Prev Chronic Dis 3:A13. 2006
    ..Its ultimate goal is to reduce the burden of CVD and its related behaviors. A description of this program and how it will be implemented and assessed in the region of Sousse, Tunisia, is presented...
  4. ncbi request reprint The need for capacity building to prevent chronic diseases in North Africa and the Middle East
    H Ghannem
    Department of Epidemiology, University Hospital Farhat Hached, Sousse, Tunisia
    East Mediterr Health J 17:630-2. 2011
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Study of cardiovascular disease risk factors among rural schoolchildren in Sousse, Tunisia
    H Ghannem
    Service of Epidemiology, University Hospital F Hached, Sousse, Tunisia
    East Mediterr Health J 7:617-24. 2001
    ..3%; girls 1.2%). The relatively low cardiovascular disease risk factor profile of Tunisian children needs to be encouraged through to adulthood. Thus a school programme of heart health promotion should be established...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Cardiovascular risk in schoolchildren in rural Sousse, Tunisia]
    H Ghannem
    , CHU F. Hached, 4000 Sousse, Tunisie
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 94:1381-5. 2001
    ..2%). This cardiovascular risk profile is encouraging and efforts should be made to maintain these levels until adulthood. This data will form the basis of a regional programme for the promotion of cardiovascular health in schools...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Predictors of increased cardiovascular risk in hypertensive patients in frontline facilities in Sousse, Tunisia]
    A Ben Abdelaziz
    Service d épidémiologie, CHU Farhat Hached, Sousse, Tunisie
    East Mediterr Health J 13:319-25. 2007
    ..In addition 45.9% of patients on monotherapy had high cardiovascular risk compared with 40.6% of those treated with 2 or more drugs (P = 0.02). Non-compliance was not found to be associated with high risk...
  8. pmc Tracking of lipids in schoolchildren: a four-year followup, population-based study in Sousse (Tunisia)
    I Harrabi
    Service d Epidémiologie et des Statistiques Médicales, CHUF Hached, Sousse, Tunisia
    Cardiovasc J Afr 21:13-6. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the efficacy of tracking serum lipid levels over a four-year period in an urban population of schoolchildren...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Knowledge of patients with type 2 diabetes about their condition in Sousse, Tunisia]
    A Ben Abdelaziz
    Département de santé communautaire, Faculté de médecine de Sousse, Sousse, Tunisie
    East Mediterr Health J 13:505-14. 2007
    ..6% and 50.3% respectively. More attention should be paid to educating diabetic patients within the chronic disease care national programme...
  10. doi request reprint [Cardiovascular risk factors among shift workers in company of electricity production in the centre of Tunisia]
    S Chatti
    Service de médecine de travail et de pathologie professionnelle, CHU Farhat Hached, avenue Ibn El Jazzar, 4000 Sousse, Tunisie
    Ann Cardiol Angeiol (Paris) 59:190-5. 2010
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate relationship between shift work and the cardiovascular risk factors...
  11. ncbi request reprint Clustering of cardiovascular risk factors among obese urban schoolchildren in Sousse, Tunisia
    H Ghannem
    Department of Epidemiology, Farhat Hached University Hospital, Sousse, Tunisia
    East Mediterr Health J 9:70-7. 2003
    ..Our study indicates that obesity and the adverse effects of being over the ideal body weight are no longer limited to industrialized countries...
  12. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of dyslipidemia among schoolchildren in Sousse, Tunisia
    I Harrabi
    Service of Epidemiology, CHU F Hached, 4000 Sousse, Tunisia
    Diabetes Metab 31:285-9. 2005
    ..1%), high level of LDL-cholesterol (3.9%), high level of Lp(a) (14.5%), hypertriglyceridemia (1.3%) and hyper Apo B (3.4%) were found. These informations will be useful to set up a regional program of Heart Health promotion in schools...
  13. ncbi request reprint Medical students and tobacco in 2004: a survey in Sousse, Tunisia
    I Harrabi
    Laboratory of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University Hospital Hached, Sousse, Tunisia
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 10:328-32. 2006
    ..To assess the behaviour, knowledge and attitudes towards smoking among medical students in Sousse, Tunisia...
  14. doi request reprint [Profile of tobacco use among the teachers of Sousse, Tunisia]
    I Harrabi
    Service d Epidémiologie et Statistiques Médicales, CHU Farhat Hached, Sousse, Tunisie
    Ann Cardiol Angeiol (Paris) 60:92-6. 2011
    ..To examine the prevalence of tobacco use among the teachers in the region of Sousse (Tunisia) and to identify the factors, which determine this behavior...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Tobacco use among teachers in a district of the Tunisian Sahel]
    A Ben Abdelaziz
    Département de santé communautaire, Faculté de Médecine Ibn Jazzar de Sousse, Sousse, Tunisie
    Rev Mal Respir 23:319-23. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the scale of tobacco use among teachers in the district of Kalaa Kebira (a semi-urban region in the Tunisian Sahel)...
  16. doi request reprint [Seroprevalence and risk factors of hepatitis E among pregnant women in central Tunisia]
    N Hannachi
    Laboratoire de microbiologie immunologie, unité de recherche UR02SP13, CHU Farhat Hached, Avenue Ibn Jazzar, 4000 Sousse, Tunisie
    Pathol Biol (Paris) 59:e115-8. 2011
    ..The study was conducted to investigate the prevalence and risk factors for hepatitis E virus (HEV) infection in Tunisian pregnant women...
  17. pmc Predictors of smoking initiation among schoolchildren in Tunisia: a 4 years cohort study
    I Harrabi
    Service of Epidemiology and Biostatistics University Hospital Farhat Hached, Sousse, Tunisia
    Afr Health Sci 9:147-52. 2009
    ..To identify predictors of smoking initiation among non smoking Tunisian school children; and to propose efficient antismoking strategies in order to prevent smoking initiation...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Smoking among school children in Sousse, Tunisia]
    I Harrabi
    Service d Epidémiologie et de Statistiques Médicales, Hôpital Farhat Hached, Sousse, Tunisie, France
    Rev Mal Respir 19:311-4. 2002
    ..Peer smoking behaviour has a clear effect on the tobacco habits of boys. These findings suggest school and medical authorities should design specific programs to limit the spread of the tobacco phenomenon in youngsters...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Attitudes of general practitioners to pharmaceutical sales representatives in Sousse]
    A Ben Abdelaziz
    Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Ibn El Jazzar, Sousse, Tunisia
    East Mediterr Health J 9:1075-83. 2003
    ..Controlling the validity of the therapeutic information imparted by the pharmaceutical industry is thus a fundamental component of the programme for the rational use of medicines...
  20. ncbi request reprint [Study of overweight and obesity in a population of urban school children in Sousse, Tunisia]
    R Gaha
    Service d épidémiologie, CHU Farhat Hached, 4000 Sousse, Tunisie
    Arch Pediatr 9:566-71. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence of obesity and overweight and their relationship with cardiovascular disease risk factors...
  21. ncbi request reprint [Cytological features of acute leukaemia in the central region of Tunisia]
    N Braham Jmili
    Laboratoire d Hématologie C H U Farhat Hached, Sousse, Tunisie
    East Mediterr Health J 10:640-7. 2004
    ..Anaemia (Hb < 11 g/dL was found in 85% of cases, thrombocytopenia (platelets < 100 000/mm3) in 80.5% and hyperleukocytosis (WBC > 100 000/mm3) in 14.5% of cases with blasts in peripheral blood in 92% of cases...
  22. ncbi request reprint [The quality of first line management of arterial hypertension in the sanitary region of Sousse]
    A Ben Abdelaziz
    Service d Epidémiologie et des Statistiques Médicales, CHU Farhat Hached, Sousse, Tunisie
    Ann Cardiol Angeiol (Paris) 54:269-75. 2005
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint [Circulation of pharmaceutical information among general practitioners in the region of Sousse (Tunisia)]
    A Ben Abdelaziz
    Service d Epidémiologie et de Statistiques Médicales, centre hospitalo universitaire Farhat Hached de Sousse, Sousse, Tunisie
    Therapie 57:229-35. 2002
    ..Thus, general practitioners are exposed to relatively unreliable pharmaceutical information coming generally from the pharmaceutical industry...
  24. ncbi request reprint Predictive factors of glucocorticosteroid treatment failure in severe acute idiopathic colitis
    H Elloumi
    Service de Gastroenterologie, hôpital universitaire Sahloul, Sousse, Tunisia
    Acta Gastroenterol Belg 68:226-9. 2005
    ..The purpose of our study was to determine clinical, biological or endoscopic factors that could predict glucocorticosteroid treatment failure in acute colitis...
  25. doi request reprint [Seroprevalence of rubella virus, varicella zoster virus, cytomegalovirus and parvovirus B19 among pregnant women in the Sousse region, Tunisia]
    N Hannachi
    Laboratoire de microbiologie immunologie, Unité de Recherche Caractérisation Génomique des Agents Infectieux UR 02SP13, Avenue Ibn Jazzar, 4000 Sousse, Tunisie
    Bull Soc Pathol Exot 104:62-7. 2011
    ..Systemic CMV screening is not warranted in our country where high immunity is acquired probably in childhood. Since maternal history of eruption is not reliable, we recommend serologic testing to determine immune status of women...
  26. ncbi request reprint [Survey of surgical and radiological semiology modules and their adaptation to the Arabic cultural environment]
    A Ben Abdelaziz
    Medicine Department of Community, Faculty of Medicine Ibn El Jazzar, Sousse, Tunisia
    East Mediterr Health J 9:431-40. 2003
    ..The use of the mother tongue in teaching medicine is today an educational necessity...
  27. pmc Epidemiology of hypertension among a population of school children in Sousse, Tunisia
    Imed Harrabi
    Service of Epidemiology, University Hospital Farhat Hached, Sousse, Tunisia
    Can J Cardiol 22:212-6. 2006
    ..In Tunisia, there are no data available on the cardiovascular disease risk profile, such as hypertension, in the population of children...
  28. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of clinical diagnosis scores for Boutonneuse fever
    A Letaief
    Infectious Diseases Unit, CHU Farhat Hached, Sousse, Tunisia
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 990:327-30. 2003
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint [Predominance of cardiovascular risk factors in girls from urban areas in Sousse (Tunisia)]
    Ahmed Ben Abdelaziz
    Service d épidémiologie, CHU Farhat Hached, 4000 Sousse, Tunisie
    Rev Med Suisse Romande 123:709-10. 2003
  30. ncbi request reprint Age-specific seroprevalence of hepatitis a among school children in central Tunisia
    Amel Letaief
    Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases Unit, Microbiology Unit, and Epidemiology Unit, University Hospital Farhat Hached, Sousse, Tunisia
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 73:40-3. 2005
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint [Tracking of cardiovascular risk factors among school children: a four-year population surveillance in Susa, Tunisia]
    Hassen Ghannem
    Service d épidémiologie, CHU Farhat Hached, Sousse, Tunisie
    Tunis Med 83:404-8. 2005
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint [Typology of Tunisian medical research indexed in Medline from 1965 to 1999]
    Ahmed Ben Abdelaziz
    Service d Epidémiologie et de Statistiques Médicales, centre hospitalo universitaire Farhat Hached de Sousse, Sousse
    Tunis Med 80:548-55. 2002
    ..Thus, the promotion of the national medical research requires the backing of the teaching of: documentary techniques, English and written communication...
  33. ncbi request reprint [General practitioners' needs for continuing medical education in the Sousse region (Tunisia)]
    Ahmed Ben Abdelaziz
    Service d Epidémiologie et de Statistiques Médicales, CHU Farhat, Hached de Sousse, Tunisie
    Sante 12:393-7. 2002
    ..Emergency medicine was the specialty proposed by most of them. Thus, general practitioners expect a permanent training specific to their profile that could improve their clinical and relational competences...
  34. ncbi request reprint [High blood presure for people aged more than 60 years in the distrct of Sousse]
    Chadia Laouani Kechrid
    Service de Médecine Interne CHU Sahloul, Tunisie
    Tunis Med 82:1001-5. 2004
    ..Our findings emphasize the need for implementing an educational program as well as sensitization compaigns targeting people, particularly those aged more than 60 years...
  35. ncbi request reprint [School retardation in a suburban community of Tunisian Sahel]
    Ahmed Ben Abdelaziz
    Service d Epidémiologie et de Statistiques Médicales, Centre hospitalo universitaire Farhat Hached, Sousse, Tunisie
    Tunis Med 81:548-57. 2003
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint [Victims of violence in urban secondary schools in Sousse (Tunisia)]
    Ahmed Ben Abdelaziz
    Service d épidémiologie, CHU Farhat Hached de Sousse, Sousse 4000, Tunisia
    Sante 13:165-70. 2003
    ..School medical staff can play a crucial role in the prevention and the management of this mistreatment...
  37. ncbi request reprint [Reasons for consultation in general practice]
    Ahmed Ben Abdelaziz
    Service d Epidémiologie et de Statistiques Médicales, CHU Farhat Hached Sousse, Tunisie
    Tunis Med 81:926-31. 2003
    ..The use of the "Top 20" list of the consultations reasons in the teaching of the general medicine could contribute to the development of competences necessary for an efficient practice of the general medicine...
  38. ncbi request reprint [Predictive factors of recurrence after surgery in severe attacks of hemorrhagic ulcerative proctocolitis]
    Hela Elloumi
    Service de Gastro entdrologie, hôpital universitaire Sahloul, Sousse, Tunisie
    Tunis Med 85:417-20. 2007
    ..The purpose of our study was to determine clinical, biological or endoscopic factors that predict surgery after a glucocortico steroid treatment failure in severe attacks of ulcerative colitis...
  39. ncbi request reprint [Audit of management of arterial hypertension in primary health care in Sousse]
    Ahmed Ben Abdelaziz
    Service d Epidésmiologie, CHU Farhat Hached, Sousse, Tunisie
    Tunis Med 84:148-54. 2006
    ..These results indicate that increased attention should be paid by the national program of Struggle against the Chronic Diseases to the quality of management of hypertension in primary health care institutions...
  40. ncbi request reprint [Behaviours and needs for health of secondary-school-adolescents in Sousse (Tunisia)]
    Fatma Lazreg
    Unité de Médecine Scolaire et Universitaire de Sousse
    Tunis Med 83:731-8. 2005
    ..7%. Among sexually active youngsters, 23.8% did not use a contraceptive mean. This study reveled that adolescent was threatened by a hostile environment which may worsen his identity crisis and exposed him to adopt many risky behaviors...
  41. ncbi request reprint [Quality of medical order writing in general practice facilities (Sousse, Tunisia)]
    Ahmed Ben Abdelaziz
    Service d Epidémiologie et de Statistiques Médicales, centre hospitalo universitaire Farhat Hached de Sousse, Sousse, Tunisie
    Therapie 60:117-23. 2005
    ..A medical order is a medical and legal document; careful writing of this document enables the reduction of many therapeutic errors...
  42. ncbi request reprint [Bibliometric profile of Tunisians medicals publications indexed in Medline from 2000 to 2003 part 2: social relevance]
    Ahmed Ben Abdelaziz
    Faculté de médecine Ibn El Jazzar de Sousse, Tunisie
    Tunis Med 85:9-14. 2007
    ..This work, which is part of the medical documentary wakefulness, tries to evaluate the social relevance of the Tunisian medical publications indexed in the Medline's database...