M M Afifi

Summary

Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome in Saudi Arabia
    Mustafa M Afifi
    Saudi Med J 27:1087; author reply 1088. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Depression in adolescents: gender differences in Oman and Egypt
    M Afifi
    Department of Research and Studies, Directorate General of Planning, Ministry of Health, Muscat, Oman
    East Mediterr Health J 12:61-71. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms among high school adolescents in Oman
    M Afifi
    Department of Research and Studies, Ministry of Health, Muscat, Oman
    East Mediterr Health J 12:S126-37. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Analysis of mental health publications from Arab countries in PubMed, 1987-2002
    Mustafa M Afifi
    Department of Research and Studies, Ministry of Health, PO Box 393, PC 113, Oman Tel 968 9035672 Fax 968 696702 E mail
    Neurosciences (Riyadh) 9:113-8. 2004
  5. pmc Knowledge and perceptions of diabetes in a semi-urban Omani population
    Mohammed A Al Shafaee
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, Sultan Qaboos University, Oman
    BMC Public Health 8:249. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Positive health practices and depressive symptoms among high school adolescents in Oman
    M Afifi
    Department of Research and Studies, Ministry of Health Headquarters, PO Box 393, Muscat 113, Oman
    Singapore Med J 47:960-6. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Analysis of Saudi Medical Journal publications in PubMed, January 2001-November 2006
    Mustafa Afifi
    Department of Non communicable Diseases Control, Ministry of Health HQ, PO Box 393, PC 113, Muscat, Oman
    Saudi Med J 28:1145-7. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Lactational amenorrhoea method for family planning and women empowerment in Egypt
    M Afifi
    Department of Non communicable Diseases Control, Ministry of Health Headquarters, PO Box 393, Muscat 113, Oman
    Singapore Med J 48:758-62. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Health locus of control and depressive symptoms among adolescents in Alexandria, Egypt
    M Afifi
    Department of Research and Studies, Ministry of Health, Oman
    East Mediterr Health J 13:1043-52. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Physical Violence and Some Reproductive Health Variables among Currently Married Egyptian Women
    Mustafa Afifi
    Department of Primary Health Care, M O H HQ, Dubai, UAE
    J Egypt Public Health Assoc 83:49-66. 2008

Collaborators

  • Mohammed Ali Al-Shafaee
  • Asya A Al-Riyami
  • Mohammed A Al Shafaee
  • Yasmin A Jaffer
  • Asya A Al Riyami
  • Shyam S Ganguly
  • Syed Gauher A Rizvi
  • Yahya Al Farsi
  • Sulaiman Al-Shukaili
  • Samir Al Adawi
  • Mushtaq A Khan
  • Magdi M Morsi

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome in Saudi Arabia
    Mustafa M Afifi
    Saudi Med J 27:1087; author reply 1088. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Depression in adolescents: gender differences in Oman and Egypt
    M Afifi
    Department of Research and Studies, Directorate General of Planning, Ministry of Health, Muscat, Oman
    East Mediterr Health J 12:61-71. 2006
    ..Poor relationship with parents affected girls more than boys in Alexandria and in the merged sample. Gender differences in rates or correlates of depression exist but may differ for different countries...
  3. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms among high school adolescents in Oman
    M Afifi
    Department of Research and Studies, Ministry of Health, Muscat, Oman
    East Mediterr Health J 12:S126-37. 2006
    ..Having a hobby and never dropping a class were protective variables...
  4. ncbi request reprint Analysis of mental health publications from Arab countries in PubMed, 1987-2002
    Mustafa M Afifi
    Department of Research and Studies, Ministry of Health, PO Box 393, PC 113, Oman Tel 968 9035672 Fax 968 696702 E mail
    Neurosciences (Riyadh) 9:113-8. 2004
    ....
  5. pmc Knowledge and perceptions of diabetes in a semi-urban Omani population
    Mohammed A Al Shafaee
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, Sultan Qaboos University, Oman
    BMC Public Health 8:249. 2008
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the knowledge and perception of diabetes in a sample of the Omani general population, and the associations between the elements of knowledge and perception, and socio-demographic factors...
  6. ncbi request reprint Positive health practices and depressive symptoms among high school adolescents in Oman
    M Afifi
    Department of Research and Studies, Ministry of Health Headquarters, PO Box 393, Muscat 113, Oman
    Singapore Med J 47:960-6. 2006
    ..The study aimed to investigate the association of health practices and depressive symptoms among high school adolescents in a national representative sample of 5,409 students in Oman...
  7. ncbi request reprint Analysis of Saudi Medical Journal publications in PubMed, January 2001-November 2006
    Mustafa Afifi
    Department of Non communicable Diseases Control, Ministry of Health HQ, PO Box 393, PC 113, Muscat, Oman
    Saudi Med J 28:1145-7. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Lactational amenorrhoea method for family planning and women empowerment in Egypt
    M Afifi
    Department of Non communicable Diseases Control, Ministry of Health Headquarters, PO Box 393, Muscat 113, Oman
    Singapore Med J 48:758-62. 2007
    ..This study aims to assess the potential for the lactational amenorrhoea method (LAM) and passive LAM among women with children below six months of age, and to examine its association with women empowerment in household decisions...
  9. ncbi request reprint Health locus of control and depressive symptoms among adolescents in Alexandria, Egypt
    M Afifi
    Department of Research and Studies, Ministry of Health, Oman
    East Mediterr Health J 13:1043-52. 2007
    ..The study findings demonstrated an association between health locus of control and adolescent depression...
  10. ncbi request reprint Physical Violence and Some Reproductive Health Variables among Currently Married Egyptian Women
    Mustafa Afifi
    Department of Primary Health Care, M O H HQ, Dubai, UAE
    J Egypt Public Health Assoc 83:49-66. 2008
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  11. ncbi request reprint Women's empowerment and the intention to continue the practice of female genital cutting in Egypt
    Mustafa Afifi
    Department of Primary Health Care, MOH HQ, P O Box 1853, Dubai, UAE
    Arch Iran Med 12:154-60. 2009
    ..The study aimed to (dis)prove the association of the level of women's empowerment with their future intention to perpetuate female genital cutting for their daughters...
  12. ncbi request reprint Ensuring the quality of peer-review process
    Mustafa Afifi
    Department of Non Communicable Diseases, Ministry of Health Headquarters, Muscat, PO Box 393, PC 113, Oman
    Saudi Med J 27:1253. 2006
  13. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of obesity and central obesity among Omani adults
    Asya A Al-Riyami
    Department of Research and Studies, Ministry of Health, PO Box 393, PC 113, Sultanate of Oman
    Saudi Med J 24:641-6. 2003
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Determinants of women's fertility in Oman
    Asya A Al-Riyami
    Department of of Research and Studies, Ministry of Health, PO Box 393, PC 113, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman
    Saudi Med J 24:748-53. 2003
    ..Our aim is to study the association of women education, and empowerment with some of the fertility determinants in a community based survey...
  15. ncbi request reprint Authorship. Credit and disputes
    Mustafa M Afifi
    Department of Research and Studies, Ministry of Health, PO Box 393, Postal Code 113, Oman
    Saudi Med J 25:1742-3. 2004
  16. ncbi request reprint Research to policy. Horses for courses
    Mustafa M Afifi
    Department of Research and Studies, Ministry of Health, PO Box 393, PC 113, Oman
    Saudi Med J 25:2028-9. 2004
  17. ncbi request reprint Mental health publications from the Arab world cited in PubMed, 1987-2002
    M M Afifi
    Department of Research and Studies, Ministry of Health, Muscat, Oman
    East Mediterr Health J 11:319-28. 2005
    ..Child psychiatry, especially attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and child autism, are not gaining much interest from Arab researchers...
  18. ncbi request reprint Reviewing the correspondence section in the Saudi Medical Journal 2000-2004
    Mustafa Afifi
    Department of Research and Studies, MOH HQ, PO Box 393, P C 113, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman
    Saudi Med J 27:908-10. 2006
  19. ncbi request reprint The relation of smoking to body mass index and central obesity among Omani male adults
    Asya A Al-Riyami
    Department of Research and Studies, Ministry of Health, Sultanate of Oman
    Saudi Med J 24:875-80. 2003
    ..Our aim is to study the association of smoking with BMI and WHR among male adults aged 20 years and above in a community based survey as a part of the National Health Survey, 2000...
  20. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of self-reporting of diabetes mellitus and hypertension and its determinants among Omani adults
    Asya A Al-Riyami
    Department of Research and Studies, Ministry of Health, Oman
    Saudi Med J 24:1025-6. 2003
  21. ncbi request reprint Diabetes in Oman
    Asya A Al-Riyami
    Department of Research and Studies, Ministry of Health, Oman
    Saudi Med J 26:1015-7. 2005
  22. ncbi request reprint Hypertension in Oman: distribution and correlates
    Asya A Al Riyami
    Department of Research and Studies, Ministry of Health, Oman
    J Egypt Public Health Assoc 77:383-407. 2002
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Adolescent reproductive health and gender role attitudes in Oman
    Yasmin A Jaffer
    Department of Family and Community Health, Ministry of Health, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman
    Saudi Med J 26:234-40. 2005
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Pre-hospital period in patients with myocardial infarction in Turkey. Methodological and statistical pitfalls
    Mustafa M Afifi
    Saudi Med J 28:1464-5. 2007