Hussein F Saadi

Summary

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

Publications

  1. ncbi Quantitative ultrasound of the calcaneus in Arabian women: relation to anthropometric and lifestyle factors
    H F Saadi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University, P O Box 17666, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Maturitas 44:215-23. 2003
  2. doi Screening strategy for type 2 diabetes in the United Arab Emirates
    Hussein Saadi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Asia Pac J Public Health 22:54S-59S. 2010
  3. doi Effect of combined maternal and infant vitamin D supplementation on vitamin D status of exclusively breastfed infants
    Hussein F Saadi
    Department of Internal Medicine, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Matern Child Nutr 5:25-32. 2009
  4. doi Association of TCF7L2 polymorphism with diabetes mellitus, metabolic syndrome, and markers of beta cell function and insulin resistance in a population-based sample of Emirati subjects
    Hussein Saadi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University, United Arab Emirates
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 80:392-8. 2008
  5. ncbi Efficacy of daily and monthly high-dose calciferol in vitamin D-deficient nulliparous and lactating women
    Hussein F Saadi
    Department of Internal Medicine and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Am J Clin Nutr 85:1565-71. 2007
  6. ncbi Prevalence of diabetes mellitus and its complications in a population-based sample in Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Hussein Saadi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University, P O Box 17666, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 78:369-77. 2007
  7. ncbi Predictors and relationships of serum 25 hydroxyvitamin D concentration with bone turnover markers, bone mineral density, and vitamin D receptor genotype in Emirati women
    Hussein F Saadi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University, P O Box 17666, Al Ain, UAE
    Bone 39:1136-43. 2006
  8. ncbi Correlation of quantitative ultrasound parameters of the calcaneus with bone density of the spine and hip in women with prevalent hypovitaminosis D
    H F Saadi
    Department of Internal Medicine, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, United Arabic Emirates
    J Clin Densitom 7:313-8. 2004
  9. pmc Prevalence of undiagnosed diabetes and quality of care in diabetic patients followed at primary and tertiary clinics in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
    Hussein Saadi
    Department of Internal Medicine, UAE University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Rev Diabet Stud 7:293-302. 2010
  10. ncbi Hypothesis: Correction of low vitamin D status among Arab women will prevent heart failure and improve cardiac function in established heart failure
    Hussein F Saadi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, UAE University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Eur J Heart Fail 8:694-6. 2006

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi Quantitative ultrasound of the calcaneus in Arabian women: relation to anthropometric and lifestyle factors
    H F Saadi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University, P O Box 17666, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Maturitas 44:215-23. 2003
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  2. doi Screening strategy for type 2 diabetes in the United Arab Emirates
    Hussein Saadi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Asia Pac J Public Health 22:54S-59S. 2010
    ..1% versus 14.2%; P < .05). The authors conclude that the ADA guidelines are adequate for screening in this high-risk population. They also find high discordance between HbA(1c) and OGTT...
  3. doi Effect of combined maternal and infant vitamin D supplementation on vitamin D status of exclusively breastfed infants
    Hussein F Saadi
    Department of Internal Medicine, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Matern Child Nutr 5:25-32. 2009
    ....
  4. doi Association of TCF7L2 polymorphism with diabetes mellitus, metabolic syndrome, and markers of beta cell function and insulin resistance in a population-based sample of Emirati subjects
    Hussein Saadi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University, United Arab Emirates
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 80:392-8. 2008
    ..We analyzed the associations between TCF7L2 polymorphism and DM, metabolic syndrome, and markers of beta cell function and insulin resistance in a population-based sample of Emirati subjects...
  5. ncbi Efficacy of daily and monthly high-dose calciferol in vitamin D-deficient nulliparous and lactating women
    Hussein F Saadi
    Department of Internal Medicine and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Am J Clin Nutr 85:1565-71. 2007
    ..The appropriate dosing regimen for improving vitamin D status in this population is not known...
  6. ncbi Prevalence of diabetes mellitus and its complications in a population-based sample in Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Hussein Saadi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University, P O Box 17666, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 78:369-77. 2007
    ..To determine the prevalence of diabetes mellitus (DM) and its complications in the adult population of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and assess the degree of metabolic control in subjects with diagnosed DM...
  7. ncbi Predictors and relationships of serum 25 hydroxyvitamin D concentration with bone turnover markers, bone mineral density, and vitamin D receptor genotype in Emirati women
    Hussein F Saadi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University, P O Box 17666, Al Ain, UAE
    Bone 39:1136-43. 2006
    ..To determine factors influencing serum 25 hydroxyvitamin D (25OHD) concentration and relationships between serum 25OHD concentration, bone turnover markers, bone mineral density (BMD), and vitamin D receptor (VDR) genotype in Emirati women...
  8. ncbi Correlation of quantitative ultrasound parameters of the calcaneus with bone density of the spine and hip in women with prevalent hypovitaminosis D
    H F Saadi
    Department of Internal Medicine, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, United Arabic Emirates
    J Clin Densitom 7:313-8. 2004
    ..The QUS and DXA correlated modestly well in women with prevalent hypovitaminosis D. QUS could be used in postmenopausal women with hypovitaminosis D to identify those at risk for osteoporotic fracture...
  9. pmc Prevalence of undiagnosed diabetes and quality of care in diabetic patients followed at primary and tertiary clinics in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
    Hussein Saadi
    Department of Internal Medicine, UAE University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Rev Diabet Stud 7:293-302. 2010
    ....
  10. ncbi Hypothesis: Correction of low vitamin D status among Arab women will prevent heart failure and improve cardiac function in established heart failure
    Hussein F Saadi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, UAE University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Eur J Heart Fail 8:694-6. 2006
    ..In particular, we suggest that prevention and correction of vitamin D deficiency will reduce the incidence of heart failure and, for Arab women with established heart failure and vitamin D deficiency, improve cardiac function...
  11. ncbi A controlled before-after trial of structured diabetes care in primary health centres in a newly developed country
    Richard L Reed
    United Arab Emirates University, Family Medicine, Al Ain, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
    Int J Qual Health Care 17:281-6. 2005
    ..To evaluate the long-term impact of a structured approach to improving the quality of diabetes care in general practice in the United Arab Emirates...
  12. ncbi Cushing's syndrome caused by unsupervised use of ocular glucocorticoids
    Bachar Afandi
    Department of Medicine, Tawam Hospital, Al Ain, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
    Endocr Pract 9:526-9. 2003
    ..To report a case of Cushing's syndrome in an adult patient caused by prolonged and unsupervised use of glucocorticoid ocular drops...
  13. pmc Glycemic indices of five varieties of dates in healthy and diabetic subjects
    Juma M Alkaabi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University, United Arab Emirates
    Nutr J 10:59. 2011
    ..This study was designed to determine the glycemic indices of five commonly used varieties of dates in healthy subjects and their effects on postprandial glucose excursions in individuals with type 2 diabetes mellitus...