M M Agarwal

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Affiliation: Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
Country: United Arab Emirates

Publications

  1. pmc Consanguineous marriages and endemic malaria: can inbreeding increase population fitness?
    Srdjan Denic
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, UAE University, PO Box 17666, Al Ain, Abu Dhabi, UAE
    Malar J 7:150. 2008
  2. pmc Prevalence, phenotype and inheritance of benign neutropenia in Arabs
    Srdjan Denic
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, UAE University, Al Ain, UAE
    BMC Blood Disord 9:3. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Gestational diabetes: a reappraisal of HBA1c as a screening test
    Mukesh M Agarwal
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, UAE University, PO Box 17666, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 84:1159-63. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Gestational diabetes: dilemma caused by multiple international diagnostic criteria
    M M Agarwal
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, UAE University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Diabet Med 22:1731-6. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Gestational diabetes: an alternative, patient-friendly approach for using the diagnostic 100-g OGTT in high-risk populations
    M M Agarwal
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, UAE University, P O Box 17666, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 273:325-30. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Fasting plasma glucose as a screening test for gestational diabetes mellitus
    Mukesh M Agarwal
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, UAE University, P O Box 17666, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 275:81-7. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Gestational diabetes: utility of fasting plasma glucose as a screening test depends on the diagnostic criteria
    M M Agarwal
    Department of Pathology, Tawam Hospital, Al Ain Hospita, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Diabet Med 23:1319-26. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Gestational diabetes in a high-risk population: using the fasting plasma glucose to simplify the diagnostic algorithm
    Mukesh M Agarwal
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, UAE University, P O Box 17666, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 120:39-44. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Recent advances in the treatment of gestational diabetes
    Mukesh M Agarwal
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, UAE University, PO Box 17666, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 13:1103-11. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Gestational diabetes: implications of variation in post-partum follow-up criteria
    Mukesh M Agarwal
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, UAE University, PO Box 17666, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 113:149-53. 2004

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Publications28

  1. pmc Consanguineous marriages and endemic malaria: can inbreeding increase population fitness?
    Srdjan Denic
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, UAE University, PO Box 17666, Al Ain, Abu Dhabi, UAE
    Malar J 7:150. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to explore the overall effects of inbreeding on the fitness of a population infested with malaria...
  2. pmc Prevalence, phenotype and inheritance of benign neutropenia in Arabs
    Srdjan Denic
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, UAE University, Al Ain, UAE
    BMC Blood Disord 9:3. 2009
    ..CONCLUSION: Arabs have a high prevalence of benign neutropenia that may be inherited as an autosomal dominant trait...
  3. ncbi request reprint Gestational diabetes: a reappraisal of HBA1c as a screening test
    Mukesh M Agarwal
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, UAE University, PO Box 17666, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 84:1159-63. 2005
    ..Recent technological advances have made HBA1c a more standardized and user-friendly test with wide availability. This study evaluated HBA1c as a screening test for gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) in a high-risk population...
  4. ncbi request reprint Gestational diabetes: dilemma caused by multiple international diagnostic criteria
    M M Agarwal
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, UAE University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Diabet Med 22:1731-6. 2005
    ..To highlight the variation in the diagnosis of gestational diabetes (GDM) as defined by six well-accepted international expert panels...
  5. ncbi request reprint Gestational diabetes: an alternative, patient-friendly approach for using the diagnostic 100-g OGTT in high-risk populations
    M M Agarwal
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, UAE University, P O Box 17666, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 273:325-30. 2006
    ..To simplify the 100-g oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) for making a diagnosis of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Fasting plasma glucose as a screening test for gestational diabetes mellitus
    Mukesh M Agarwal
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, UAE University, P O Box 17666, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 275:81-7. 2007
    ..This review will objectively assess the available studies to find the real value of FPG as a screening test for GDM...
  7. ncbi request reprint Gestational diabetes: utility of fasting plasma glucose as a screening test depends on the diagnostic criteria
    M M Agarwal
    Department of Pathology, Tawam Hospital, Al Ain Hospita, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Diabet Med 23:1319-26. 2006
    ..To demonstrate the effect of diagnostic criteria, as defined by four international expert panels, on the usefulness of fasting plasma glucose (FPG) as a screening test for gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Gestational diabetes in a high-risk population: using the fasting plasma glucose to simplify the diagnostic algorithm
    Mukesh M Agarwal
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, UAE University, P O Box 17666, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 120:39-44. 2005
    ..To evaluate the value of fasting plasma glucose (FPG) in screening a high-risk population for gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Recent advances in the treatment of gestational diabetes
    Mukesh M Agarwal
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, UAE University, PO Box 17666, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 13:1103-11. 2004
    ..This review will focus primarily on the pharmacological treatment of GDM. It will objectively assess the value of these exciting new drugs in pregnancy as they could potentially benefit every woman with GDM...
  10. ncbi request reprint Gestational diabetes: implications of variation in post-partum follow-up criteria
    Mukesh M Agarwal
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, UAE University, PO Box 17666, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 113:149-53. 2004
    ..To compare the recommendations of the American Diabetes Association (ADA) with the World Health Organization (WHO) for evaluating women with gestational diabetes (GDM) after delivery...
  11. ncbi request reprint Gestational diabetes: problems associated with the oral glucose tolerance test
    M M Agarwal
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, UAE University, P O Box 17666, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 63:73-4. 2004
  12. ncbi request reprint Gestational diabetes: fasting and postprandial glucose as first prenatal screening tests in a high-risk population
    Mukesh M Agarwal
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain
    J Reprod Med 52:299-305. 2007
    ..To evaluate the value of fasting (FPG) and 2-hour postprandial (PPG) plasma glucose as screening tests for gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) in a high-risk population during early pregnancy...
  13. ncbi request reprint Gestational diabetes screening of a multiethnic, high-risk population using glycated proteins
    M M Agarwal
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, UAE University, PO Box 17666, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 51:67-73. 2001
    ..9% women with only a 3.9% misclassification rate. This potentially simpler approach, though not universally applicable, would be clinically useful and more acceptable to patients in selected high-risk populations...
  14. ncbi request reprint Thyroid function abnormalities and antithyroid antibody prevalence in pregnant women at high risk for gestational diabetes mellitus
    Mukesh M Agarwal
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, UAE University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Gynecol Endocrinol 22:261-6. 2006
    ..This screening, which can be effectively and easily incorporated into screening practices already in place for GDM, would result in improved obstetric care...
  15. ncbi request reprint Fasting plasma glucose as a screening test for gestational diabetes in a multi-ethnic, high-risk population
    M M Agarwal
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, UAE University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Diabet Med 17:720-6. 2000
    ..This study investigated the value of fasting plasma glucose (FPG) as an alternative to the more cumbersome oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Gestational diabetes: fasting capillary glucose as a screening test in a multi-ethnic, high-risk population
    M M Agarwal
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, UAE University, Al Ain, UAE
    Diabet Med 26:760-5. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the value of the fasting capillary glucose (FCG) as a screening test for GDM...
  17. ncbi request reprint Type 2 diabetes mellitus among children and adolescents in Al-Ain: a case series
    J Punnose
    Department of Medicine, Al Ain Hospital, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    East Mediterr Health J 11:788-97. 2005
    ..This case series adds to the evidence that type 2 diabetes mellitus is emerging among children in our region...
  18. ncbi request reprint Gestational diabetes: implications of variation in diagnostic criteria
    M M Agarwal
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, UAE University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 78:45-6. 2002
  19. ncbi request reprint Gestational diabetes: using a portable glucometer to simplify the approach to screening
    Mukesh M Agarwal
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, UAE University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 66:178-83. 2008
    ..In populations at a high-risk for gestational diabetes (GDM), the recommendation of screening every pregnant woman with the oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) is very demanding...
  20. ncbi request reprint Predicting proteinuria in hypertensive pregnancies with urinary protein-creatinine or calcium-creatinine ratio
    D E E Rizk
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, UAE
    J Perinatol 27:272-7. 2007
    ..Evaluate the value of random urinary protein-creatinine (PrCr) and calcium-creatinine (CaCr) ratios to predict 24-h proteinuria in hypertensive pregnancies...
  21. ncbi request reprint Childhood and adolescent diabetes mellitus in Arabs residing in the United Arab Emirates
    John Punnose
    Department of Medicine, Al Ain Hospital, P O Box 18841, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 55:29-33. 2002
    ..All of them initially responded to diet and oral hypoglycaemic drugs. Public education about DM in childhood and prevention of adolescent obesity remain major public health challenges in the UAE...
  22. doi request reprint Choice of kin in consanguineous marriages: effects of altruism and ecological factors
    Srdjan Denic
    Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, UAE University, Al Ain, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
    Ann Hum Biol 37:738-53. 2010
    ..Studying the variation of kin preferences in diverse inbred societies may provide some answers to this paradox...
  23. ncbi request reprint Nutritional iron deficiency: an evolutionary perspective
    Srdjan Denic
    Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, UAE University, Al Ain, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
    Nutrition 23:603-14. 2007
    ..We suggest that, due to a long evolutionary persistence of iron deficiency, efforts at its prevention will take a long time to be effective...
  24. ncbi request reprint Gestational diabetes: relevance of diagnostic criteria and preventive strategies for Type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Mukesh M Agarwal
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, UAE University, P O Box 17666, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 276:237-43. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the effect of three international diagnostic criteria on the prevalence of GDM with its implications for prevention of DM(2 )in the population...
  25. pmc Gestational diabetes mellitus: simplifying the international association of diabetes and pregnancy diagnostic algorithm using fasting plasma glucose
    Mukesh M Agarwal
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Diabetes Care 33:2018-20. 2010
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  26. ncbi request reprint Thyroid hormone reference intervals in an ambulatory Arab population on the Abbott Architect i2000 immunoassay analyzer
    Gurdeep Singh Dhatt
    Department of Pathology, Tawam Hospital, PO Box 15258, Al Ain, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
    Clin Chim Acta 364:226-9. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to establish reference intervals for thyrotrophin (TSH) and FT4 in an ambulatory adult (16-75 y) Arab population attending a general practice clinic using the Abbott Architect i2000 immunoassay analyzer...
  27. ncbi request reprint Transient diabetes insipidus and hypopituitarism after pituitary apoplexy: a rare association with pericardial effusion and painless thyroiditis
    J Punnose
    Department of Medicine, Al Ain Hospital, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Am J Med Sci 319:261-4. 2000
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  28. ncbi request reprint HbA1c: a comparison of NGSP with IFCC transformed values
    Gurdeep Singh Dhatt
    Department of Pathology, Tawam Hospital, P O Box 15258, Al Ain, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
    Clin Chim Acta 358:81-6. 2005
    ....