H Omar

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Affiliation: University of Kentucky
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Teenage pregnancy: impact of the integral attention given to the pregnant teenager and adolescent mother as a protective factor for repeat pregnancy
    Kepler Alencar Mendes Carvalho
    Adolescent Clinical Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medical Sciences Santa Casa, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    ScientificWorldJournal 7:187-94. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Sensation seeking and symptoms of disruptive disorder: association with nicotine, alcohol, and marijuana use in early and mid-adolescence
    Catherine A Martin
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, 3467 Blazer Parkway, Lexington, KY 40509, USA
    Psychol Rep 94:1075-82. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of obesity and lack of physical activity among Kentucky adolescents
    Hatim A Omar
    Section of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 17:79-82. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint A model program for youth suicide prevention
    Hatim A Omar
    Adolescent Medicine, University of Kentucky, 740 South Limestone Street, Kentucky Clinic, J422, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 17:275-8. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Successful treatment of depot medroxyprogesterone acetate-related vaginal bleeding improves continuation rates in adolescents
    Kristin M Rager
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Adolescent Medicine, University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 6:353-5. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinical pathologic correlation: Recurrent abdominal pain and primary amenorrhea
    H Omar
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 15:105-7. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Recurrent lower abdominal pain in older children and adolescents: revised clinical approach
    Harohalli Shashidhar
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 5:64-70. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Cultural sensitivity in providing reproductive care to adolescents
    Hatim Omar
    Section of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40536, USA
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 16:367-70. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Clinical profiles, occurrence, and management of adolescent patients with HAIR-AN syndrome
    Hatim A Omar
    Section of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0284, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 4:507-11. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Adolescent violence prevention: a case presentation
    Hatim Omar
    Section of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 15:281-3. 2003

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Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint Teenage pregnancy: impact of the integral attention given to the pregnant teenager and adolescent mother as a protective factor for repeat pregnancy
    Kepler Alencar Mendes Carvalho
    Adolescent Clinical Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medical Sciences Santa Casa, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    ScientificWorldJournal 7:187-94. 2007
    ..The results demonstrate that the global attention given to the health of adolescent mothers and pregnant adolescents is a protective factor for pregnancy relapse and quality of life...
  2. ncbi request reprint Sensation seeking and symptoms of disruptive disorder: association with nicotine, alcohol, and marijuana use in early and mid-adolescence
    Catherine A Martin
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, 3467 Blazer Parkway, Lexington, KY 40509, USA
    Psychol Rep 94:1075-82. 2004
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of obesity and lack of physical activity among Kentucky adolescents
    Hatim A Omar
    Section of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 17:79-82. 2005
    ..Furthermore, many adolescents are not aware of their weight problem and most of them do not participate in regular exercise...
  4. ncbi request reprint A model program for youth suicide prevention
    Hatim A Omar
    Adolescent Medicine, University of Kentucky, 740 South Limestone Street, Kentucky Clinic, J422, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 17:275-8. 2005
    ..Simple grass roots programs are able to help and are needed in the community to combat this epidemic that is causing significant mortality and morbidity...
  5. ncbi request reprint Successful treatment of depot medroxyprogesterone acetate-related vaginal bleeding improves continuation rates in adolescents
    Kristin M Rager
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Adolescent Medicine, University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 6:353-5. 2006
    ..Our findings indicate that vaginal bleeding due to DMPA can be successfully treated, leading to improvement in continuation rates...
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinical pathologic correlation: Recurrent abdominal pain and primary amenorrhea
    H Omar
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 15:105-7. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Recurrent lower abdominal pain in older children and adolescents: revised clinical approach
    Harohalli Shashidhar
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 5:64-70. 2005
    ..This article will review the most common causes of lower abdominal and pelvic pain in adolescents, diagnostic and management issues, as well as prevention...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cultural sensitivity in providing reproductive care to adolescents
    Hatim Omar
    Section of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40536, USA
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 16:367-70. 2004
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Clinical profiles, occurrence, and management of adolescent patients with HAIR-AN syndrome
    Hatim A Omar
    Section of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0284, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 4:507-11. 2004
    ..We conclude that HAIR-AN syndrome is a common disease in young women and multifaceted, aggressive treatment appears to be effective in reducing the severity of symptoms and preventing further consequences...
  10. ncbi request reprint Adolescent violence prevention: a case presentation
    Hatim Omar
    Section of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 15:281-3. 2003
    ..Other research has shown that preventive measures during pregnancy, infancy and childhood can prevent adolescent and adult delinquency...
  11. ncbi request reprint Educating adolescents about puberty: what are we missing?
    Hatim Omar
    Section of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 15:79-83. 2003
    ..Boys are even less likely than girls to be talked to about many areas of pubertal development and sexuality and when that is done, it is done at a later age...
  12. ncbi request reprint Incidence of galactorrhea in young women using Depot-Medroxyprogesterone Acetate
    Hatim A Omar
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Kentucky, Lexington, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 6:538-41. 2006
    ..Since the sample size is small in this study, additional research is recommended as to validate the presence of progesterone-mediated effects secondary to the use of DMPA...
  13. ncbi request reprint Kiss and tell: what do we know about pre- and early adolescent females who report dating? A pilot study
    C A Martin
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY 40509, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 20:45-9. 2007
    ..To evaluate the implications of dating in pre- and early adolescent females...
  14. ncbi request reprint Improved continuation rate of depot-medroxyprogesterone acetate in adolescent mothers
    Hatim Omar
    Section of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Adolescent Medicine and Young Parent Programs, J422, Kentucky Clinic, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0284, USA
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 14:149-52. 2002
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Screening for dating violence: should we screen or not?
    Hatim Omar
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Kentucky, KY Clinic J422, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 17:53-5. 2004
  16. ncbi request reprint Reproductive care for adolescents with disability: where should they get it?
    Hatim Omar
    Kentucky Clinic, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 19:109. 2006
  17. ncbi request reprint Depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA, Depo-Provera) in adolescents: what is next after the FDA black box warning
    Hatim Omar
    Kentucky Clinic, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 18:183. 2005
  18. ncbi request reprint Extended use of the oral contraceptive pill--is it an acceptable option for the adolescent?
    Hatim Omar
    Kentucky Clinic, University of Kentucky, Lexington, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 18:285-8. 2005
  19. ncbi request reprint Depression, sensation seeking, and maternal smoking as predictors of adolescent cigarette smoking
    Judy van de Venne
    Department of Family Studies, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40536 0284, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 6:643-52. 2006
    ..05). These findings underscore a potentially important role of sensation seeking in the origins of adolescent smoking, and clarify pathways of influence with regard to maternal attitudes and behaviors in subsequent teenage nicotine use...
  20. ncbi request reprint A pilot study: attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, sensation seeking, and pubertal changes
    Catherine A Martin
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 6:637-42. 2006
    ..05). Understanding SS in ADHD adolescents as they move through puberty will aid clinicians in monitoring ADHD adolescents and their trajectory into high-risk behaviors...
  21. ncbi request reprint Sex education in the schools: what role does it play?
    Darby H McElderry
    Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, KY, USA
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 15:3-9. 2003
    ..This article reviews the medical literature on school sex education programs, adolescents' perception of these programs, and the role played by the media, parents, and health care professionals in sexual education of teens...
  22. ncbi request reprint Androgen excess disorders in women: the severe insulin-resistant hyperandrogenic syndrome, HAIR-AN
    Kristin M Rager
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 6:116-21. 2006
    ..Diagnosis is primarily clinical, with laboratory values lending further support. Treatment is aimed at decreasing insulin resistance, regulating ovulation, and decreasing acne, acanthosis nigricans, and hirsutism...
  23. ncbi request reprint Parenting adolescents
    Sandra L D'Angelo
    Section of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, KY, USA
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 15:11-9. 2003
    ..Basic principles to emphasize when working with adolescents and parents are also included...
  24. ncbi request reprint Nonsexual transmission of anogenital warts in children: a retrospective analysis
    Valerie Jones
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY40536, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 7:1896-9. 2007
    ..Thus, these patients should be handled differently by the legal system unless other reasons for suspicion exist. This study also showed the importance of maternal gynecologic history...
  25. pmc Caffeine use: association with nicotine use, aggression, and other psychopathology in psychiatric and pediatric outpatient adolescents
    Catherine A Martin
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 8:512-6. 2008
    ..High caffeine consumption was associated with daily cigarette use; aggressive behavior; conduct, attention deficit/hyperactivity, and social problems; and increased somatic complaints in adolescents...
  26. ncbi request reprint Sensation seeking, puberty, and nicotine, alcohol, and marijuana use in adolescence
    Catherine A Martin
    Department of Psychiatry, Behavioral Science, and Pediatrics, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington 40509, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:1495-502. 2002
    ..To examine the relationship among nicotine, alcohol, and marijuana use; level of sensation seeking (SS); and pubertal development...
  27. ncbi request reprint Holistic health: does it really include mental health?
    Kimberly K McClanahan
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 6:2092-9. 2006
    ..We conclude that the U.S. currently does not generally incorporate the tenets of holistic health in its view of the mental and physical health of its citizens, and provide some suggestions for changing that viewpoint...
  28. ncbi request reprint Navigating adolescence with a chronic health condition: a perspective on the psychological effects of HAIR-AN syndrome on adolescent girls
    Kimberly K McClanahan
    Section of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 6:1350-8. 2006
    ..We also make suggestions for future clinical interventions and research in the area of HAIR-AN syndrome and its psychological sequelae...
  29. ncbi request reprint Pregnant teenager involvement in sexual activity and the social context
    Maria José Carvalho Sant'Anna
    Adolescent Clinical Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medical Sciences Santa Casa, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    ScientificWorldJournal 6:998-1007. 2006
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Long-term evaluation of the use of the transdermal contraceptive patch in adolescents
    Stephanie Logsdon
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Kentucky, Lexington, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 4:512-6. 2004
    ..These results confirmed that the transdermal contraceptive patch is easy to use and an effective method of birth control that may be better tolerated by young women. It also seemed to improve contraceptive compliance in this population...
  31. ncbi request reprint Challenges in pubertal development
    Betsy Schroeder
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 15:245-50. 2002
  32. ncbi request reprint Hormonal contraception: noncontraceptive benefits and medical contraindications
    Kristin M Rager
    Section of Adolescent Medicine, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, J 422 Kentucky Clinic, Lexington, KY 40536 0284, USA
    Adolesc Med Clin 16:539-51. 2005
    ..Knowledge of the noncontraceptive benefits of birth control methods can increase compliance and continuation of use, with the ultimate goal of decreasing unplanned pregnancy...
  33. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Perkins Adolescent Risk Screen (PARS)
    Christina D Adams
    Department of Psychology, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia, USA
    J Adolesc Health 33:462-70. 2003
    ..To examine the initial psychometric properties for the PARS, a brief interview used to screen for 16 items of adolescent risk and protective factors...
  34. ncbi request reprint Obesity, hypertension, and mental health evaluation in adolescents: a comprehensive approach
    Stefan G Kiessling
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Pediatrics, Kentucky Children s Hospital, Lexington, Kentucky, United States
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 20:5-15. 2008
    ..A framework for mental health evaluation is provided...