Ibrahim Qaddoumi

Summary

Affiliation: St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Topotecan and vincristine combination is effective against advanced bilateral intraocular retinoblastoma and has manageable toxicity
    Ibrahim Qaddoumi
    Department of Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    Cancer 118:5663-70. 2012
  2. pmc Diagnostic utility and correlation of tumor markers in the serum and cerebrospinal fluid of children with intracranial germ cell tumors
    Ibrahim Qaddoumi
    Department of Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Childs Nerv Syst 28:1017-24. 2012
  3. pmc Carboplatin-associated ototoxicity in children with retinoblastoma
    Ibrahim Qaddoumi
    St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105 3678, USA
    J Clin Oncol 30:1034-41. 2012
  4. pmc Outcome and prognostic features in pediatric gliomas: a review of 6212 cases from the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results database
    Ibrahim Qaddoumi
    Department of Oncology, Division of Neuro Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 3678, USA
    Cancer 115:5761-70. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Supplementation of a successful pediatric neuro-oncology telemedicine-based twinning program by e-mails
    Ibrahim Qaddoumi
    Department of Paediatrics, King Hussein Cancer Center, Amman, Jordan
    Telemed J E Health 15:975-82. 2009
  6. pmc Pediatric low-grade gliomas and the need for new options for therapy: Why and how?
    Ibrahim Qaddoumi
    Department of Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    Cancer Biol Ther 8:4-10. 2009
  7. pmc Dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumors and cognitive outcome: cure at a price?
    Ibrahim Qaddoumi
    Division of Neuro Oncology, Department of Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, USA
    Cancer 116:5461-9. 2010
  8. pmc Characterization, treatment, and outcome of intracranial neoplasms in the first 120 days of life
    Ibrahim Qaddoumi
    Department of Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 3678, USA
    J Child Neurol 26:988-94. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Team management, twinning, and telemedicine in retinoblastoma: a 3-tier approach implemented in the first eye salvage program in Jordan
    Ibrahim Qaddoumi
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, King Hussein Cancer Centre KHCC, Amman, Jordan
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 51:241-4. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Pediatric anophthalmic sockets and orbital implants: outcomes with polymer-coated implants
    Maria Kirzhner
    Department of Ophthalmology, Hamilton Eye Institute, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee 38163, USA
    Ophthalmology 120:1300-4. 2013

Detail Information

Publications38

  1. pmc Topotecan and vincristine combination is effective against advanced bilateral intraocular retinoblastoma and has manageable toxicity
    Ibrahim Qaddoumi
    Department of Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    Cancer 118:5663-70. 2012
    ..New, effective chemotherapeutic agents are needed for intraocular retinoblastoma...
  2. pmc Diagnostic utility and correlation of tumor markers in the serum and cerebrospinal fluid of children with intracranial germ cell tumors
    Ibrahim Qaddoumi
    Department of Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Childs Nerv Syst 28:1017-24. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Carboplatin-associated ototoxicity in children with retinoblastoma
    Ibrahim Qaddoumi
    St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105 3678, USA
    J Clin Oncol 30:1034-41. 2012
    ..We retrospectively assessed the incidence of ototoxicity and its risk factors in children with retinoblastoma who were treated with carboplatin...
  4. pmc Outcome and prognostic features in pediatric gliomas: a review of 6212 cases from the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results database
    Ibrahim Qaddoumi
    Department of Oncology, Division of Neuro Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 3678, USA
    Cancer 115:5761-70. 2009
    ..Pediatric gliomas are rare and heterogeneous tumors. The Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) database allows a large-scale analysis of the clinical characteristics and prognostic features of these tumors...
  5. doi request reprint Supplementation of a successful pediatric neuro-oncology telemedicine-based twinning program by e-mails
    Ibrahim Qaddoumi
    Department of Paediatrics, King Hussein Cancer Center, Amman, Jordan
    Telemed J E Health 15:975-82. 2009
    ..Use of e-mail in telemedicine can be especially useful to improve the quality of care for children with cancer in developing countries...
  6. pmc Pediatric low-grade gliomas and the need for new options for therapy: Why and how?
    Ibrahim Qaddoumi
    Department of Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    Cancer Biol Ther 8:4-10. 2009
    ..Such progress in pilocytic astrocytoma needs to be consolidated and expanded to other histologic varieties of pediatric low-grade gliomas...
  7. pmc Dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumors and cognitive outcome: cure at a price?
    Ibrahim Qaddoumi
    Division of Neuro Oncology, Department of Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, USA
    Cancer 116:5461-9. 2010
    ..Dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumors (DNETs) are benign glioneuronal tumors that occur in children. These tumors are characterized by seizures, lack of neurologic deficits, and a seemingly benign course after resection...
  8. pmc Characterization, treatment, and outcome of intracranial neoplasms in the first 120 days of life
    Ibrahim Qaddoumi
    Department of Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 3678, USA
    J Child Neurol 26:988-94. 2011
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Team management, twinning, and telemedicine in retinoblastoma: a 3-tier approach implemented in the first eye salvage program in Jordan
    Ibrahim Qaddoumi
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, King Hussein Cancer Centre KHCC, Amman, Jordan
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 51:241-4. 2008
    ..This study evaluated the outcome of retinoblastoma patients, when employing a telemedicine-based twinning program in Jordan...
  10. doi request reprint Pediatric anophthalmic sockets and orbital implants: outcomes with polymer-coated implants
    Maria Kirzhner
    Department of Ophthalmology, Hamilton Eye Institute, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee 38163, USA
    Ophthalmology 120:1300-4. 2013
    ..To compare wrapped and polymer-coated hydroxyapatite implants in children undergoing primary enucleation with no adjuvant therapies...
  11. doi request reprint Diffuse pontine glioma in Jordan and impact of up-front prognosis disclosure with parents and families
    Ibrahim Qaddoumi
    Department of Paediatrics, King Hussein Cancer Centre, Amman 11941, Jordan
    J Child Neurol 24:460-5. 2009
    ..Contrary to the common belief, our study showed that do not resuscitate should be addressed in Muslim patients with high-risk malignancies. We also found that diffuse pontine glioma warrants further study in developing countries...
  12. doi request reprint Enucleation for retinoblastoma: the experience of a single center in Jordan
    Iyad Sultan
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, King Hussein Cancer Center, Queen Rania Al Abdullah Street, P O Box 1269, Amman, 11941, Jordan
    Int Ophthalmol 30:407-14. 2010
    ..Attempted salvage of eyes with advanced disease is justified, particularly in patients with bilateral disease. We were able to salvage almost half of these eyes. We hope our study provides new insights for counseling patients...
  13. pmc The effect of cancer therapies on pediatric anophthalmic sockets
    Yevgeniy Shildkrot
    Department of Ophthalmology, Hamilton Eye Institute, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee 38163, USA
    Ophthalmology 118:2480-6. 2011
    ..To determine the impact of chemotherapy or external beam radiotherapy (EBRT) on pediatric anophthalmic sockets...
  14. pmc White matter integrity is associated with cognitive processing in patients treated for a posterior fossa brain tumor
    Shawna L Palmer
    Department of Psychology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Neuro Oncol 14:1185-93. 2012
    ..Neuroprotective strategies are needed to preserve critical functions...
  15. doi request reprint Monitoring carboplatin ototoxicity with distortion-product otoacoustic emissions in children with retinoblastoma
    Shaum P Bhagat
    School of Audiology and Speech Language Pathology, The University of Memphis, Memphis, TN, United States
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 74:1156-63. 2010
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Age, stage, and radiotherapy, but not primary tumor site, affects the outcome of patients with malignant rhabdoid tumors
    Iyad Sultan
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, King Hussein Cancer Centre KHCC, Amman, Jordan
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 54:35-40. 2010
    ..Malignant rhabdoid tumors (MRTs) are aggressive and often fatal; the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) database offers an opportunity to study this rare malignancy...
  17. doi request reprint A clinicopathological correlation of 67 eyes primarily enucleated for advanced intraocular retinoblastoma
    Matthew W Wilson
    Hamilton Eye Institute, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Br J Ophthalmol 95:553-8. 2011
    ..To correlate the clinical and histopathological findings of eyes primarily enucleated for advanced intraocular retinoblastoma...
  18. pmc Successful treatment of early detected trilateral retinoblastoma using standard infant brain tumor therapy
    Karen D Wright
    Department of Oncology, Division of Neuro Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 3678, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 55:570-2. 2010
    ..Early diagnosis of trilateral retinoblastoma may facilitate the use of less intensive therapeutic approaches and result in excellent outcomes in these patients...
  19. pmc Time-frequency analysis of transient-evoked otoacoustic emissions in children exposed to carboplatin chemotherapy
    Shaum Bhagat
    Hearing Science Laboratory, School of Communication Sciences and Disorders, The University of Memphis, and St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Audiol Neurootol 18:71-82. 2013
    ..However, long-term monitoring of hearing with measurements of TEOAEs is warranted, given the risks of delayed hearing loss in some children receiving carboplatin chemotherapy...
  20. pmc Retinoblastoma: one world, one vision
    Carlos Rodriguez-Galindo
    Department of Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 332 N Lauderdale, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Pediatrics 122:e763-70. 2008
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Predictive factors of invasion in eyes with retinoblastoma enucleated after eye salvage treatments
    Julia Balaguer
    Department of Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 52:351-6. 2009
    ..The impact of chemotherapy, focal therapies, radiation and co-existing ocular morbidities on histology of eyes with retinoblastoma enucleated following chemoreduction is not well known...
  22. ncbi request reprint Closing the survival gap: implementation of medulloblastoma protocols in a low-income country through a twinning program
    Ibrahim Qaddoumi
    International Outreach Program, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105 2794, USA
    Int J Cancer 122:1203-6. 2008
    ..This experience suggests that twinning may facilitate the implementation of multidisciplinary neuro-oncology programs in low-income countries. Videoconferencing allows interactive exchanges with a significant learning impact...
  23. pmc Functional neuroimaging to characterize visual system development in children with retinoblastoma
    Scott M Barb
    Department of Radiological Sciences, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105 2794, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 52:2619-26. 2011
    ..To use functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) and diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) to investigate visual system development in children being treated for retinoblastoma...
  24. ncbi request reprint Retinoblastoma in Jordan: an epidemiological study (2006-2010)
    Imad Jaradat
    King Hussein Cancer Center, Amman, Jordan
    Hematol Oncol Stem Cell Ther 4:126-31. 2011
    ..We present a de- tailed epidemiological analysis of retinoblastoma in Jordan in an attempt to aid national and regional strategies for improved cancer surveillance and control...
  25. doi request reprint Practical steps for establishing ocular plaque therapy in developing countries
    Imad Jaradat
    Brachytherapy Program, Department of Radiation Oncology, King Hussein Cancer Center, Amman, Jordan
    Brachytherapy 11:230-6. 2012
    ..However, these tumors could also be treated effectively by plaque therapy, which has the potential of preserving the globe and maintaining vision...
  26. pmc Web-based survey of resources for treatment and long-term follow-up for children with brain tumors in developing countries
    Ibrahim Qaddoumi
    Division of Neuro Oncology, Department of Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA
    Childs Nerv Syst 27:1957-61. 2011
    ..Information about pediatric survivors of brain tumors in developing countries is scant...
  27. pmc Pineal gland tumors: experience from the SEER database
    Maysa Al-Hussaini
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, King Hussein Cancer Center, Amman, Jordan
    J Neurooncol 94:351-8. 2009
    ..An aggressive surgical approach should be considered with caution in this region. Further studies on different pineal tumors subtypes are needed...
  28. ncbi request reprint World disparities in risk definition and management of retinoblastoma: a report from the International Retinoblastoma Staging Working Group
    Guillermo L Chantada
    Hospital JP Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina and International Outreach Program, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 50:692-4. 2008
    ..Internet meetings are a valuable mechanism for enabling participation from under-resourced countries in the development of cooperative studies...
  29. pmc Comparison of two methods for carboplatin dosing in children with retinoblastoma
    Steven Allen
    Department of Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 55:47-54. 2010
    ..Carboplatin is the most effective drug in retinoblastoma but systemic clearance is variable in young patients. While most regimens use a flat dose, individualized targeting may provide a more adjusted systemic exposure...
  30. pmc M1 Medulloblastoma: high risk at any age
    Robert P Sanders
    Department of Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA
    J Neurooncol 90:351-5. 2008
    ..The prognosis for children with M1 medulloblastoma (positive CSF cytology) has not been well-defined...
  31. doi request reprint SIOP-PODC recommendations for graduated-intensity treatment of retinoblastoma in developing countries
    Guillermo Chantada
    Hospital de PediatrĂ­a SAMIC Prof Dr Juan P Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 60:719-27. 2013
    ..Recommendations are provided for staging and treatment of unilateral and bilateral retinoblastoma and counseling of families for whom compliance is an issue...
  32. doi request reprint Improving the histopathologic diagnosis of pediatric malignancies in a low-resource setting by combining focused training and telepathology strategies
    Teresa C Santiago
    Department of Pathology, Instituto Materno Infantil de Pernambuco, Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 59:221-5. 2012
    ..Pathologists with experience in pediatric oncology are in short supply in the developing world. Telepathology is increasingly used for consultations but its overall contribution to diagnostic accuracy is unknown...
  33. doi request reprint Pathologic characteristics of pediatric intracranial pilocytic astrocytomas and their impact on outcome in 3 countries: a multi-institutional study
    Tarik Tihan
    Department of Pathology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 36:43-55. 2012
    ..This finding has significant implications given its role in oncogen-induced senescence and possible influence on treatment decisions of subtotally resected tumors...
  34. doi request reprint Comparing adult and pediatric rhabdomyosarcoma in the surveillance, epidemiology and end results program, 1973 to 2005: an analysis of 2,600 patients
    Iyad Sultan
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, King Hussein Cancer Center, Amman, Jordan
    J Clin Oncol 27:3391-7. 2009
    ..To compare clinical features and outcomes of adults and children reported to have rhabdomyosarcoma...
  35. pmc Whole-genome sequencing identifies genetic alterations in pediatric low-grade gliomas
    Jinghui Zhang
    Department of Computational Biology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    Nat Genet 45:602-12. 2013
    ..Focusing on the therapeutically challenging diffuse LGGs, our study of 151 tumors has discovered genetic alterations and potential therapeutic targets across the entire range of pediatric LGGs and LGGNTs...
  36. doi request reprint Clinical nurse coordinators: a new generation of highly specialized oncology nursing in Jordan
    Mohammad R Al-Qudimat
    Nursing Department, King Hussein Cancer Center, Amman, Jordan
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 31:38-41. 2009
    ..We propose that the role of nursing be strengthened in developing countries to improve the level of care provided to patients and their families...
  37. ncbi request reprint Desmoplastic noninfantile ganglioglioma: report of a case
    Ibrahim Qaddoumi
    Department of Oncology, King Hussein Cancer Center, Amman, Jordan
    Pediatr Dev Pathol 9:462-7. 2006
    ..It is also unclear whether the desmoplastic noninfantile ganglioglioma has characteristics similar to classical ganglioglioma. This rare case highlights the remarkable versatility of glioneuronal tumors in children...
  38. ncbi request reprint Impact of telemedicine on pediatric neuro-oncology in a developing country: the Jordanian-Canadian experience
    Ibrahim Qaddoumi
    Department of Pediatrics, King Hussein Cancer Center KHCC, Amman, Jordan
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 48:39-43. 2007
    ..Pediatric neuro-oncology is a complex multidisciplinary discipline that is underserved in most of DC and provides a model to test the feasibility of such tool for twinning purposes...