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  1. ncbi Intestinal parasites among presumably healthy individuals in Lebanon
    Bassem R Saab
    Department of Family Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    Saudi Med J 25:34-7. 2004
  2. ncbi Prevalence and covariates of obesity in Lebanon: findings from the first epidemiological study
    Abla Mehio Sibai
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Riad El Solh, Beirut 1107 2020, Lebanon
    Obes Res 11:1353-61. 2003
  3. ncbi Incidence of urinary tract infection following transrectal ultrasound guided prostate biopsy at a tertiary-care medical center in Lebanon
    Zaher K Otrock
    Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 25:873-7. 2004
  4. ncbi Molecular characterization of Staphylococcus aureus in Lebanon
    S T Tokajian
    Department of Biology, School of Arts and Sciences, Lebanese American University, Byblos, Lebanon
    Epidemiol Infect 138:707-12. 2010
  5. ncbi Bibliometric analyses of biomedical research outputs in Lebanon and the United Arab Emirates (1988-2007)
    Nisrine Bissar-Tadmouri
    College of Medicine, University of Sharjah, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
    Saudi Med J 30:130-9. 2009
  6. pmc Demographic and psychosocial profile of smoking among pregnant women in Lebanon: public health implications
    Monique Chaaya
    Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    Matern Child Health J 7:179-86. 2003
  7. ncbi Breast-feeding and feeding practices of infants in a developing country: a national survey in Lebanon
    Malek Batal
    Department of Nutrition and Food Sciences, American University of Beirut, PO Box 11 0236, Beirut, Lebanon
    Public Health Nutr 9:313-9. 2006
  8. pmc Smoking patterns and predictors of smoking cessation in elderly populations in Lebanon
    M Chaaya
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, PO Box 11 0236, Beirut, Lebanon
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 10:917-23. 2006
  9. ncbi Knowledge and practice of university students in Lebanon regarding contraception
    B Barbour
    Faculty of Public Health Section II, Lebanese University Beirut, Lebanon
    East Mediterr Health J 15:387-99. 2009
  10. ncbi First nonavian dinosaur from Lebanon: a brachiosaurid sauropod from the Lower Cretaceous of the Jezzine District
    Eric Buffetaut
    CNRS UMR 5125, 16 cour du Liégat, Paris 75013, France
    Naturwissenschaften 93:440-3. 2006

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  1. ncbi Intestinal parasites among presumably healthy individuals in Lebanon
    Bassem R Saab
    Department of Family Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    Saudi Med J 25:34-7. 2004
    To determine the prevalence period of intestinal parasites among presumably healthy subjects in Lebanon.
  2. ncbi Prevalence and covariates of obesity in Lebanon: findings from the first epidemiological study
    Abla Mehio Sibai
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Riad El Solh, Beirut 1107 2020, Lebanon
    Obes Res 11:1353-61. 2003
    ..To estimate the prevalence of overweight and obesity and examine associated covariates in the Lebanese population...
  3. ncbi Incidence of urinary tract infection following transrectal ultrasound guided prostate biopsy at a tertiary-care medical center in Lebanon
    Zaher K Otrock
    Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 25:873-7. 2004
    ..To determine the incidence of urinary tract infections (UTIs) following transrectal ultrasound guided needle biopsy of the prostate (TRUBP) and the bacteriology of these infections...
  4. ncbi Molecular characterization of Staphylococcus aureus in Lebanon
    S T Tokajian
    Department of Biology, School of Arts and Sciences, Lebanese American University, Byblos, Lebanon
    Epidemiol Infect 138:707-12. 2010
    ..aureus (MRSA) and 37 methicillin-sensitive S. aureus (MSSA), clinical isolates recovered from Lebanon were typed by protein A gene (spa) sequencing and multi-locus sequence typing (MLST)...
  5. ncbi Bibliometric analyses of biomedical research outputs in Lebanon and the United Arab Emirates (1988-2007)
    Nisrine Bissar-Tadmouri
    College of Medicine, University of Sharjah, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
    Saudi Med J 30:130-9. 2009
    We assessed the role of bibliometric methods in representing quantitative and qualitative differences in biomedical research outputs in Lebanon and the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
  6. pmc Demographic and psychosocial profile of smoking among pregnant women in Lebanon: public health implications
    Monique Chaaya
    Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    Matern Child Health J 7:179-86. 2003
    To assess the prevalence and determinants of smoking prior to and during pregnancy in Lebanon.
  7. ncbi Breast-feeding and feeding practices of infants in a developing country: a national survey in Lebanon
    Malek Batal
    Department of Nutrition and Food Sciences, American University of Beirut, PO Box 11 0236, Beirut, Lebanon
    Public Health Nutr 9:313-9. 2006
    ..The prevalence of BF in Lebanon shows mixed results...
  8. pmc Smoking patterns and predictors of smoking cessation in elderly populations in Lebanon
    M Chaaya
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, PO Box 11 0236, Beirut, Lebanon
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 10:917-23. 2006
    ..To investigate smoking patterns in an elderly, low-income population and to identify predictors of smoking cessation, in addition to analyzing the importance of smoking in relation to other risk factors for hospitalization...
  9. ncbi Knowledge and practice of university students in Lebanon regarding contraception
    B Barbour
    Faculty of Public Health Section II, Lebanese University Beirut, Lebanon
    East Mediterr Health J 15:387-99. 2009
    ..The majority of males (73.3%) and a few females (21.8%) declared previous sexual relations: the majority of males had used a condom (86.1%), but females had generally not used contraceptives (75.6%)...
  10. ncbi First nonavian dinosaur from Lebanon: a brachiosaurid sauropod from the Lower Cretaceous of the Jezzine District
    Eric Buffetaut
    CNRS UMR 5125, 16 cour du Liégat, Paris 75013, France
    Naturwissenschaften 93:440-3. 2006
    Two sauropod teeth from an Early Cretaceous (Neocomian) fluviodeltaic sandstone near Jezzine (Southern Lebanon) are the first nonavian dinosaur remains to be reported from Lebanon...
  11. ncbi Dementia and depression among nursing home residents in Lebanon: a pilot study
    L M Chahine
    American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:283-5. 2007
    ..1% and this is expected to increase to 10.2% by the year 2025. The nursing home (NH) population in Lebanon has not been studied...
  12. ncbi Application of Multi Locus Sequence Typing to the analysis of the biodiversity of indigenous Saccharomyces cerevisiae wine yeasts from Lebanon
    M J Ayoub
    Collection de Levures d Intérêt Biotechnologique, UMR INA PG INRA CNRS Microbiologie Génétique Moléculaire, INA PG, Thiverval Grignon, France
    J Appl Microbiol 100:699-711. 2006
    ..This method was compared with established ones like microsatellite analysis or amplification of genomic regions flanked by repeated (delta) elements...
  13. pmc Countrywide spread of community- and hospital-acquired extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (CTX-M-15)-producing Enterobacteriaceae in Lebanon
    Carole Moubareck
    Laboratoire de Microbiologie, Faculte des Sciences Pharmaceutiques et Biologiques, Universite Paris 5 Rene Descartes, Paris, France
    J Clin Microbiol 43:3309-13. 2005
    ..of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL)-producing Enterobacteriaceae at both hospital and community levels in Lebanon. A total of 1,442 fecal samples were collected from hospital-based patients and 58 from health care workers of ..
  14. ncbi Determinants of caesarean section in Lebanon: geographical differences
    Marion Carayol
    Epidemiological Research Unit on Perinatal Health and Women s health, INSERM U149, Paris, France
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 22:136-44. 2008
    ..and the characteristics of mothers, children, antenatal care and maternity units in two geographical zones of Lebanon (Beirut-Mount Lebanon and the rest of the country) and then looked at geographical variations...
  15. ncbi Familial Mediterranean Fever in Lebanon: founder effects for different MEFV mutations
    Nadine Jalkh
    Unite de Genetique Medicale, Faculte de Medecine, Université Saint Joseph, Beirut, Lebanon
    Ann Hum Genet 72:41-7. 2008
    Haplotype analysis of 376 Familial Mediterranean Fever (FMF) patients and 100 controls from Lebanon was performed using 4 microsatellite loci to study founder effects for the five most frequent mutations within the MEFV gene (M694V, ..
  16. ncbi Presence of Aedes albopictus in Lebanon and Syria
    N Haddad
    Laboratory of Immunology, Faculty of Public Health II, Fanar, Lebanese University
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 23:226-8. 2007
    The occurrence of Aedes albopictus in Lebanon and Syria is reported for the first time. Larvae were found in 4 localities in Lebanon, and 1 female was captured inside a house located in a coastal locality in Syria...
  17. ncbi Hepatitis a in Lebanon: a changing epidemiological pattern
    Robert G Sacy
    St Georges Hospital, Beirut, Lebanon
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 73:453-6. 2005
    In this multicenter study in Lebanon, hepatitis A virus (HAV) seroprevalence rates were surveyed by age, gender, and socioeconomic factors. Blood samples collected from 606 subjects aged 1 to 30 years were analyzed for anti-HAV IgG...
  18. ncbi Respiratory health effects of industrial air pollution on children in North Lebanon
    Rana Kobrossi
    Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    Int J Environ Health Res 12:205-20. 2002
    ..plants in industrialized districts and respiratory health complaints among children (5-15 years old) in Northern Lebanon. A multi-stage random sample of households was selected from two exposed districts and a third non-industrialized...
  19. ncbi Age at natural menopause in Beirut, Lebanon: the role of reproductive and lifestyle factors
    R F Reynolds
    Department of Population and International Health, Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Ann Hum Biol 28:21-9. 2001
    To determine the median age of natural menopause and factors associated with the timing of menopause in Beirut, Lebanon. RESEARCH DESGIN: A population-based sample of 298 women were interviewed using a semi-structured questionnaire.
  20. pmc Cultural capital and self-rated health in low income women: evidence from the Urban Health Study, Beirut, Lebanon
    Marwan Khawaja
    Center for Research on Population and Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Box 11 0236, Riad El Solh, Beirut, 1107 2020, Lebanon
    J Urban Health 83:444-58. 2006
    ..The findings pertaining to social capital and measures of SES were mixed. Cultural capital was a powerful and significant predictor of self-perceived general and mental health among women living in poor urban communities...
  21. pmc Postpartum depression: prevalence and determinants in Lebanon
    M Chaaya
    Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
    Arch Womens Ment Health 5:65-72. 2002
    ..Caesarean section decreased the risk of PPD, particularly in Beirut but also in the Beka'a Valley. Caregivers should use pre- and postnatal assessments to identify and address women at risk of PPD...
  22. ncbi Food consumption patterns in an adult urban population in Beirut, Lebanon
    Lara Nasreddine
    Laboratoire de Toxicologie Alimentaire, ESMISAB UBO, Technopole Brest Iroise, F 29280 Plouzane, France
    Public Health Nutr 9:194-203. 2006
    To investigate, measure and assess the food consumption pattern of the adult population living in Beirut, Lebanon, and to identify inadequate or excessive intake of food groups particularly linked to non-communicable diseases.
  23. ncbi Behçet's disease in Lebanon: clinical profile, severity and two-decade comparison
    Ayad Hamdan
    Division of Rheumatology, Internal Medicine Department, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Box 11 0236, Bliss Street, Beirut, Lebanon
    Clin Rheumatol 25:364-7. 2006
    ..the clinical features of Lebanese patients with Behçet's disease (BD) followed up at a tertiary care center in Lebanon. A retrospective review of medical records of 90 patients who fulfilled the International Study Group (ISG) ..
  24. ncbi Breastfeeding initiation and duration in Lebanon: are the hospitals "mother friendly"?
    Malek Batal
    Department of Nutrition and Food Sciences, American University of of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    J Pediatr Nurs 20:53-9. 2005
    ..Mother's occupational status and whether she was breastfed were significantly associated with breastfeeding duration...
  25. pmc Prevalence of reproductive tract infections, genital prolapse, and obesity in a rural community in Lebanon
    Mary E Deeb
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    Bull World Health Organ 81:639-45. 2003
    To determine the prevalence of reproduction-related illnesses in a rural community in Lebanon.
  26. ncbi Distinct association of factor V-Leiden and prothrombin G20210A mutations with deep venous thrombosis in Tunisia and Lebanon
    Lobna Bouaziz-Borgi
    Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Monastir, Tunisia
    Am J Hematol 81:641-3. 2006
    ..Subjects comprised 198 DVT patients and 540 healthy controls from Lebanon and 126 Tunisian DVT patients and 197 control subjects; FV-Leiden (MnlI) and PRT G20210A (HindIII) genotyping was ..
  27. pmc Population ageing in Lebanon: current status, future prospects and implications for policy
    Abla Mehio Sibai
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    Bull World Health Organ 82:219-25. 2004
    During the past three decades, fast declines in fertility and mortality in Lebanon have created a compressed demographic transition, a growing trend towards survival into later life, and a larger proportion of elderly people in the ..
  28. ncbi Alcohol use among university students in Lebanon: prevalence, trends and covariates. The IDRAC University Substance Use Monitoring Study (1991 and 1999)
    Elie G Karam
    IDRAC, Institute for Development, Research, and Applied Care, P O Box 166227, Ashrafieh, Beirut 1100 2110, Lebanon
    Drug Alcohol Depend 76:273-86. 2004
    The practical inexistence of research on alcohol use among university students in Lebanon and other Arab countries spurred us at IDRAC to initiate a university-based substance use monitoring study, so far conducted in two phases (1991 ..
  29. ncbi Chronic bronchitis and pesticide exposure: a case-control study in Lebanon
    Pascale R Salameh
    Faculty of Public Health, Lebanese University, Beirut, Lebanon
    Eur J Epidemiol 21:681-8. 2006
    ..Pesticides are widely used toxics. The objective of the study is to evaluate the odds of exposure to pesticides in chronic bronchitis patients...
  30. ncbi Lebanon: business as usual
    R Nakkash
    Tob Control 15:147. 2006
  31. pmc Religiosity and depression in older people: evidence from underprivileged refugee and non-refugee communities in Lebanon
    M Chaaya
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    Aging Ment Health 11:37-44. 2007
    ..A total of 740 persons aged 60 + were interviewed in three poor urban areas of Lebanon, one of which was a Palestinian refugee camp...
  32. ncbi Coerced sexual intercourse within marriage: a clinic-based study of pregnant Palestinian refugees in Lebanon
    Marwan Khawaja
    J Midwifery Womens Health 53:150-4. 2008
    ..the correlates of forced sexual intercourse among pregnant refugee women attending an antenatal clinic in Sidon, Lebanon. A total of 349 pregnant women were interviewed during a clinic visit for a prenatal check-up during the months ..
  33. ncbi A two-year survey on mosquitoes of Lebanon
    K M Knio
    Biology Department, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    Parasite 12:229-35. 2005
    A total of 6,500 mosquitoes were identified during a two-year survey (1999-2001) in Lebanon, and these belonged to twelve species: Culex pipiens, Cx. laticinctus, Cx. mimeticus, Cx. hortensis, Cx. judaicus, Aedes aegypti, Ae...
  34. pmc Endemic gastrointestinal anthrax in 1960s Lebanon: clinical manifestations and surgical findings
    Zeina A Kanafani
    Division of Infectious Diseases, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Hamra 110, 32090 Beirut, Lebanon
    Emerg Infect Dis 9:520-5. 2003
    ..The last type results from ingestion of poorly cooked contaminated meat. Intestinal anthrax was widely known in Lebanon in the 1960s, when a series of >100 cases were observed in the Bekaa Valley...
  35. ncbi Evidence of neurotoxicity in working children in Lebanon
    Basema Saddik
    Department of Environmental Health, The American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    Neurotoxicology 24:733-9. 2003
    The potential for exposure to neurotoxicants in Lebanon is high, especially in the absence of strict control and regulatory measures in workplaces...
  36. ncbi Accreditation of hospitals in Lebanon: a challenging experience
    W Ammar
    Ministry of Public Health, Beirut, Lebanon
    East Mediterr Health J 13:138-49. 2007
    The quality of hospital care in Lebanon has witnessed a paradigm shift since May 2000, from a traditional focus on physical structure and equipment to a broader multidimensional approach, emphasizing managerial processes, performance and ..
  37. ncbi Exposure to war-related traumatic events, prevalence of PTSD, and general psychiatric morbidity in a civilian population from Southern Lebanon
    Laila Farhood
    American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    J Transcult Nurs 17:333-40. 2006
    The South of Lebanon has experienced prolonged armed conflict...
  38. doi Oxacillinase-mediated resistance to carbapenems in Klebsiella pneumoniae from Lebanon
    G M Matar
    Clin Microbiol Infect 14:887-8. 2008
  39. ncbi Facility-based audit of maternal mortality in Lebanon: a feasibility study
    Hibah Osman
    Department of Health Behaviour and Education, Faculty of Health Sciences, and Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 88:1338-44. 2009
    To assess the feasibility of establishing a maternal mortality audit in Lebanon.
  40. ncbi Antimicrobial resistance in relation to virulence determinants and phylogenetic background among uropathogenic Escherichia coli in Lebanon
    G Sawma-Aouad
    Department of Biology, Lebanese American University, Byblos, Lebanon
    J Chemother 21:153-8. 2009
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  41. ncbi Spatial soil zinc content distribution from terrain parameters: a GIS-based decision-tree model in Lebanon
    Rania Bou Kheir
    Lebanese University, Faculty of Letters and Human Sciences, Department of Geography, GIS Research Laboratory, P O Box 90 1065, Fanar, Lebanon
    Environ Pollut 158:520-8. 2010
    ..our study proposes a regression-tree model to predict the concentration level of zinc in the soils of northern Lebanon (as a case study of Mediterranean landscapes) under a GIS environment...
  42. ncbi Onychomycosis in Lebanon: a mycological survey of 772 patients
    Fouad El Sayed
    Division of Dermatology, Faculty of Medicine, Lebanese University, Beirut, Lebanon
    Mycoses 49:216-9. 2006
    ..The study was performed at the Lebanese University, Beirut, Lebanon over a 5-year period (2000-2004)...
  43. ncbi The molecular basis of familial hypercholesterolemia in Lebanon: spectrum of LDLR mutations and role of PCSK9 as a modifier gene
    Marianne Abifadel
    INSERM, U781, Paris, France
    Hum Mutat 30:E682-91. 2009
    ..In this study we characterize the spectrum of the mutations causing FH in Lebanon: we confirm the very high frequency of the LDLR p.Cys681X mutation that accounts for 81...
  44. ncbi Consanguinity in Lebanon: prevalence, distribution and determinants
    Bernadette Barbour
    Faculty of Public Health, Lebanese University, Beirut, Lebanon
    J Biosoc Sci 41:505-17. 2009
    ..The cross-sectional study was performed on a convenience sample of married women in Lebanon. The women were administered a standardized questionnaire in a face-to-face interview by independent enquirers...
  45. ncbi Older adult care in Lebanon: towards stronger and sustainable reforms
    Z Chemali
    Division of Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    East Mediterr Health J 14:1466-76. 2008
    We assessed elderly care in Lebanon through direct observation and review of the literature and legislation with the aim of drawing attention to the current situation and the need for improvement, and providing suggestions to address the ..
  46. ncbi Variations in the impact of long-term wartime stressors on mortality among the middle-aged and older population in Beirut, Lebanon, 1983--1993
    A M Sibai
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    Am J Epidemiol 154:128-37. 2001
    ..the relation between exposure to wartime events and cardiovascular disease (CVD) and all-cause mortality in Lebanon, which recently underwent a 16-year civil war...
  47. ncbi Lebanon: young stars turned to smoke
    Wasim Maziak
    Tob Control 15:80-1. 2006
  48. ncbi Epidemiology and risk factors for extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing organisms: a case control study at a tertiary care center in Lebanon
    Zeina A Kanafani
    Division of Infectious Diseases, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
    Am J Infect Control 33:326-32. 2005
    ..At the American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUBMC), we have observed a significant rise in the rates of ESBL-producing organisms over the past 5 years...
  49. ncbi Coronary angiography in Lebanon: Use and overuse
    Abla Mehio Sibai
    Int J Cardiol 125:422-4. 2008
    Coronary angiography remains the gold standard for coronary artery disease diagnosis. In Lebanon, the density of cardiac catheterization centers is almost three times that of France (9.32 vs. 2...
  50. pmc Cost of work-related injuries in insured workplaces in Lebanon
    Rim Fayad
    Department of Environmental Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    Bull World Health Organ 81:509-16. 2003
    To estimate the medical and compensation costs of work-related injuries in insured workplaces in Lebanon and to examine cost distributions by worker and injury characteristics.
  51. ncbi Venous trauma in the Lebanon War--2006
    Samy S Nitecki
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Rambam Medical Center, P O Box 9602, Haifa 36091, Israel
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 6:647-50. 2007
    ..The aim of the current paper is to present our recent experience in major venous trauma during the Lebanon conflict, means of diagnosis and treatment in a level I trauma center.
  52. pmc Husbands' involvement in housework and women's psychosocial health: findings from a population-based study in Lebanon
    Marwan Khawaja
    Center for Research on Population and Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    Am J Public Health 97:860-6. 2007
    We examined the association between husbands' involvement in housework and the psychosocial health of their wives using data on married couples living in poor neighborhoods in Beirut, Lebanon.
  53. ncbi Seasonal variations of trace metal chemical forms in bed sediments of a karstic river in Lebanon: implications for self-purification
    Samira Ibrahim Korfali
    Natural Science Division, Lebanese American University, P O Box, 13 5053, Chouran Beirurt, 1102 2801, Beirut, Lebanon
    Environ Geochem Health 27:385-95. 2005
    Although Lebanon has abundant water, its rivers are polluted and aquifer water mismanaged. Effective river water usage requires an understanding of the geochemistry of polluting metals in catchments...
  54. ncbi Miliary tuberculosis after infliximab therapy in Lebanon
    Imad Uthman
    Clin Rheumatol 23:279-80. 2004
  55. ncbi Larvicidal activity of essential oils extracted from commonly used herbs in Lebanon against the seaside mosquito, Ochlerotatus caspius
    K M Knio
    Biology Department, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, American University of Beirut, P O Box 11 0236, Beirut, Lebanon
    Bioresour Technol 99:763-8. 2008
    This study investigates the potential of essential oils from commonly used medical and culinary herbs in Lebanon as an environmentally safe measure to control the seaside mosquito, Ochlerotatus caspius...
  56. pmc Cluster bombs remain in Lebanon
    Owen Dyer
    BMJ 333:412. 2006
  57. ncbi Late onset of Imerslund-Gräsbeck syndrome without proteinuria in four children of one family from the Lebanon
    Jochen Rossler
    Department of Paediatric Haematology Oncology and Endocrinology, Children s Hospital, University of Essen, 45122 Essen, Germany
    Eur J Pediatr 162:808-9. 2003
  58. ncbi The contact hypothesis revisited: status bias in the reduction of implicit prejudice in the United States and Lebanon
    P J Henry
    DePaul University Department of Psychology, DePaul University, 2219 N Kenmore Ave, Chicago, IL 60614 3504, USA
    Psychol Sci 17:862-8. 2006
    ..and prejudice-between Whites and Blacks in the United States (Experiment 1) and between Christians and Muslims in Lebanon (Experiment 2)-we examined whether intergroup status differences moderate contact effects on implicit prejudice, ..
  59. ncbi Clinical presentation and treatment outcome of children with Burkitt lymphoma in Lebanon: a single institution's experience
    Samar A Muwakkit
    Children s Cancer Center of Lebanon, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 26:749-53. 2004
    ..anthracyclines may not be necessary for the treatment of children with extensive abdominal disease (stage III) in Lebanon. If confirmed in a larger series of patients, this study could have a major impact on the treatment of Burkitt ..
  60. ncbi Agreement between husband and wife reports of domestic violence: evidence from poor refugee communities in Lebanon
    Marwan Khawaja
    Center for Research on Population and Health, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    Int J Epidemiol 33:526-33. 2004
    This paper compares husband and wife reports of wife beating using household survey data collected from poor Palestinian refugee communities in Lebanon.
  61. ncbi Bloodstream infections in febrile neutropenic patients at a tertiary care center in Lebanon: a view of the past decade
    Zeina A Kanafani
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA, and Hammoud Hospital, Sidon, Lebanon
    Int J Infect Dis 11:450-3. 2007
    Previous studies from Lebanon have shown Gram-negative organisms to be the predominant agents in febrile neutropenic patients...
  62. ncbi Perspectives on palliative care in Lebanon: knowledge, attitudes, and practices of medical and nursing specialties
    Huda Abu-Saad Huijer
    School of Nursing, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    Palliat Support Care 7:339-47. 2009
    Our objective was to determine the knowledge, attitudes, and practices of physicians and nurses on Palliative Care (PC) in Lebanon, across specialties.
  63. ncbi Using open-ended data to enrich survey results on the meanings of self-rated health: a study among women in underprivileged communities in Beirut, Lebanon
    Mylene Tewtel Salem
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Women Health 49:625-41. 2009
    ..the meanings of self-rated health among women who live in socio-economically disadvantaged communities in Beirut, Lebanon. Using data from the Urban Health Study, a cross-sectional household survey of 1,869 women between 15 and 59 ..
  64. ncbi Vascular injuries in an urban combat setting: experience from the 2006 Lebanon war
    Samy S Nitecki
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Rambam Health Care Campus and Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Vascular 18:1-8. 2010
    ..Diagnosis was made by CTA in 62% and by surgical exploration in 38%. Extremity arteries were injured in 72% of cases. Treatment included surgical and endovascular techniques...
  65. ncbi In vitro inhibitory activities of plants used in Lebanon traditional medicine against angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) and digestive enzymes related to diabetes
    Monica R Loizzo
    Faculty of Pharmacy, Nutrition and Health Sciences, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Calabria, I 87036 Rende CS, Italy
    J Ethnopharmacol 119:109-16. 2008
    In recent years the use of medicinal plants has been growing worldwide and this is particularly true in Lebanon. In the present investigation we report the inhibitory activity against digestive enzymes related to diabetes and angiotensin ..
  66. ncbi The epidemiology of leishmaniases in Lebanon
    N Nuwayri-Salti
    Department of Human Morphology, Faculty of Medicine, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 94:164-6. 2000
    The prevalence of leishmaniasis in Lebanon was studied in 1993-97 for a Lebanese population sample of about 81,000 subjects (60% rural and 40% urban) constituting roughly 3.4% of the total population...
  67. ncbi Determinants of university students physical exercise: a study from Lebanon
    Umayya Musharrafieh
    Department of Family Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Cairo Street, Beirut, Lebanon
    Int J Public Health 53:208-13. 2008
    Studies to assess the patterns of physical exercise among University students in Lebanon are lacking...
  68. ncbi Palliative care in Lebanon: knowledge, attitudes and practices
    Huda Abu-Saad Huijer
    School of Nursing, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
    Int J Palliat Nurs 15:346-53. 2009
    To determine the knowledge, attitudes, and practices of palliative care nurses in Lebanon.
  69. ncbi In-hospital mortality after acute myocardial infarction in Lebanon: incidence, associations, and influence of newer treatment regimens
    J I Sawaya
    Division of Cardiology, American University of Beirut AUB, Lebanon
    J Med Liban 48:63-9. 2000
    To study the incidence of in-hospital mortality following acute myocardial infarction in Lebanon, and its relationship to demographic, clinical variables, and therapeutic strategies.
  70. ncbi HTLV-I and HTLV-II infections in volunteer blood donors and high-risk groups in Lebanon
    R Naman
    Hotel Dieu de France Hospital, Beirut, Lebanon
    J Infect 45:29-31. 2002
    ..was conducted in 1,900 blood donors, 120 pregnant women and 436 high-risk group patients in Beirut, Lebanon. One of the 1,900 blood donors was anti-HTLV-I/II-seroreactive on screening by enzyme immunoassay (EIA) but was ..
  71. ncbi Seroprevalence of hepatitis C infection among health care personnel in Beirut, Lebanon
    N Irani Hakime
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, St Georges Hospital, Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut
    Am J Infect Control 29:20-3. 2001
    ..among health care workers at St Georges-Orthodox Hospital, the first study done for a major teaching hospital in Lebanon. METHODS: Health care personnel at St Georges-Orthodox Hospital, Beirut, were offered anonymous testing for anti-..
  72. ncbi Oral health status and treatment needs of 35-44-year old adults in Lebanon
    B Doughan
    Int Dent J 50:395-9. 2000
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the oral health status and treatment needs of a Lebanese adult population...
  73. ncbi Epidemiology of human immunodeficiency virus and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome in Lebanon from 1984 through 1998
    - Kalaajieh WK
    Public Heath Faculty, Lebanese University, Tripoli Hospital, Tripoli, Lebanon
    Int J Infect Dis 4:209-13. 2000
    To identify the epidemiologic characteristics of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) in Lebanon during the period between January 1, 1984, and December 31, 1998.
  74. ncbi The appropriateness of use of coronary angiography in Lebanon: implications for health policy
    Abla M Sibai
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, PO Box 11 0236, Riad El Solh 1107 2020 Beirut, Lebanon
    Health Policy Plan 23:210-7. 2008
    b>Lebanon, characterized by a free-market health care system, has one of the highest reported per capita rates of cardiac catheterization facilities and coronary angiographies in the world...
  75. ncbi Palliative care in Lebanon: knowledge, attitudes and practices of physicians and nurses
    Huda Abu-Saad Huijer
    School of Nursing, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
    J Med Liban 55:121-8. 2007
    ..In Lebanon, PC is new to the health care field and as such very little is known about type of services offered and the ..
  76. ncbi Acceptance of prenatal diagnosis for genetic disorders in Lebanon
    L Zahed
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    Prenat Diagn 19:1109-12. 1999
    ..Following a previous study on couples at risk for a haemoglobin disorder in Lebanon, we have here interviewed 90 couples at risk for a variety of genetic disorders, in order to assess their ..
  77. ncbi Knowledge, attitudes, beliefs and practices in Lebanon concerning HIV/AIDS, 1996-2004
    J G Kahhaleh
    Lebanese Health Society, Beirut, Lebanon
    East Mediterr Health J 15:920-33. 2009
    This cross-sectional study, aimed at evaluating the impact of HIV prevention interventions in Lebanon since 1996, was performed between January 2004 and July 2004 on 3200 Lebanese aged 15-49 years. Of the sexually active respondents, 13...
  78. ncbi Consanguinity-associated kidney diseases in Lebanon: an epidemiological study
    A Barbari
    Nephrology and Transplantation Unit, Rizk Hospital, P O Box 11 3288, Beirut, Lebanon
    Mol Immunol 39:1109-14. 2003
    Consanguineous marriages are common in many countries of the Middle East including Lebanon. Their impact on the repartition of kidney diseases and on the risk for familial nephritis is not known...
  79. ncbi Surgical site infections following spinal surgery at a tertiary care center in Lebanon: incidence, microbiology, and risk factors
    Zeina A Kanafani
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Scand J Infect Dis 38:589-92. 2006
    ..The epidemiology of these infections has not been previously studied in Lebanon. This nested case-control study was conducted between 2001 and 2003 at the American University of Beirut Medical ..
  80. ncbi Water-pipe (narguile) smokers in Lebanon: a pilot study
    M Waked
    Department of Pulmonology, St George University Hospital, Beirut, Lebanon
    East Mediterr Health J 15:432-42. 2009
    ..Chronic respiratory disease and chronic bronchitis were reported more frequently in exclusive WP smokers than absolute non-smokers. WP smoking seems to be as great a risk factor as cigarette smoking for chronic respiratory disease...
  81. ncbi High prevalence of Factor V Leiden mutation among healthy individuals and patients with deep venous thrombosis in Lebanon: is the eastern Mediterranean region the area of origin of this mutation?
    A Taher
    Thromb Haemost 86:723-4. 2001
  82. ncbi Prevalence of Helicobacter pylori resistance to metronidazole, clarithromycin, amoxycillin and tetracycline in Lebanon
    Ala I Sharara
    Department of Internal Medicine, Box 11 0236 16B, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 19:155-8. 2002
    ..from gastric biopsies taken during routine endoscopies at the American University of Beirut Medical Center in Lebanon. Fifty-four consecutively recovered H...
  83. pmc Ethical considerations in HIV/AIDS biobehavioral surveys that use respondent-driven sampling: illustrations from Lebanon
    Jocelyn DeJong
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    Am J Public Health 99:1562-7. 2009
    ..We analyzed a study of 3 groups in Lebanon who are at risk for HIV (injection drug users, men who have sex with men, female sex workers) and the ethical ..
  84. ncbi The health of family caregivers of older impaired persons in Lebanon: an interview survey
    Joëlle Séoud
    Faculte des sciences infirmieres, Université Saint Joseph
    Int J Nurs Stud 44:259-72. 2007
    The majority of older persons in Lebanon live with their family, which provides the help and care required when their relative is functionally impaired...
  85. ncbi Assessment of community noise problem in Greater Beirut Area, Lebanon
    Samira Ibrahim Korfali
    Natural Science Division, Lebanese American University, Beirut, Lebanon
    Environ Monit Assess 84:203-18. 2003
    ..A set of recommendations is presented to reduce community noise problem in Greater Beirut Area...
  86. ncbi Congenital heart disease at a tertiary care center in Lebanon
    F F Bitar
    Department of Pediatrics, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
    Middle East J Anaesthesiol 15:159-64. 1999
    ..Stillbirth and premature infants with the diagnosis of patent ductus arteriosus were excluded from the study...
  87. pmc Lebanon: water pipe line to youth
    Rima Afifi Soweid
    Tob Control 14:363-4. 2005
  88. ncbi Symptoms and acute pesticide intoxication among agricultural workers in Lebanon
    Pascale R Salameh
    Faculty of Pharmacy, Lebanese University, Lebanon
    J Med Liban 52:64-70. 2004
    ..exposure to pesticides with recurrent symptoms and acute intoxications, in comparison with other workers in Lebanon. A cross-sectional study was undertaken, where a standardized questionnaire was administered to 89 exposed and 88 ..
  89. ncbi WFS1 mutations are frequent monogenic causes of juvenile-onset diabetes mellitus in Lebanon
    Pierre A Zalloua
    Lebanese American University, School of Medicine, Chouran, Beirut 1102 2801, Lebanon
    Hum Mol Genet 17:4012-21. 2008
    ..In view of the suggestive evidence for a high prevalence of Wolfram syndrome (WFS) in Lebanon, the phenotypic variability associated with WFS1 mutations, and the high consanguinity rate in Lebanon, we aimed ..
  90. ncbi Screening for domestic violence during pregnancy in an antenatal clinic in Lebanon
    Nadwa Hammoury
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    Eur J Public Health 17:605-6. 2007
    ..violence during pregnancy using data from 349 women attending an antenatal clinic serving refugees in Saidon, Lebanon. The Abuse Assessment Screen was used to identify cases of abuse among the women attending the clinic during the ..
  91. ncbi Reactions to combat stress in Israeli veterans twenty years after the 1982 Lebanon war
    Zahava Solomon
    Bob Shappell School of Social Work, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Nerv Ment Dis 194:935-9. 2006
    ..Two groups of veterans from the 1982 Lebanon war were assessed 20 years after the war: one comprised 286 CSR casualties and the other comprised 218 matched ..
  92. pmc Quality of life in rural and urban populations in Lebanon using SF-36 health survey
    Ibtissam Sabbah
    Department of Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy, Besancon, France
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 1:30. 2003
    ..In order to evaluated QoL in rural and urban areas in Lebanon, the short form 36 health survey (SF-36) was adapted into Arabic.
  93. pmc Prevalence and treatment of mental disorders in Lebanon: a national epidemiological survey
    Elie G Karam
    Department of Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology, St George Hospital University Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    Lancet 367:1000-6. 2006
    ..Mental disorders are believed to account for a large portion of disease burden worldwide. However, no national studies have been undertaken to assess this assumption in the Arab world...
  94. pmc Women's perceptions of reproductive health in three communities around Beirut, Lebanon
    Afamia Kaddour
    Centre for Research on Population and Health CRPH, Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    Reprod Health Matters 13:34-42. 2005
    ..was to elicit definitions of the concept of reproductive health among women in three communities around Beirut, Lebanon, as part of the reproductive health component of a larger Urban Health Study...
  95. ncbi Age distribution of breast cancer in Lebanon: increased percentages and age adjusted incidence rates of younger-aged groups at presentation
    Nagi S El Saghir
    Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    J Med Liban 50:3-9. 2002
    Breast cancer is the most common cancer in Lebanese women. Lebanon has no national cancer registry and the American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUBMC) is one of the largest hospitals in Lebanon and has a fully operational cancer ..
  96. ncbi Factors influencing the choice of specialty among medical students in Lebanon
    Beatrice Khater-Menassa
    Department of Family Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Lebanon
    J Med Liban 53:16-20. 2005
    We focus on graduating students from two medical schools in Lebanon to identify the proportions who select primary care careers, to highlight factors that are considered when making a career choice, and to compare these among primary ..
  97. ncbi Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency in Kuwait, Syria, Egypt, Iran, Jordan and Lebanon
    E A Usanga
    Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    Hum Hered 50:158-61. 2000
    ..The ethnic origins of those investigated were Kuwait, Egypt, Iran, Syria, Lebanon and Jordan. The distribution of G6PD deficiency among the different ethnic groups varied widely, ranging from 1...
  98. ncbi Comparative performance of PCR-based assay versus microscopy and culture for the direct detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in clinical respiratory specimens in Lebanon
    G F Araj
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 4:877-81. 2000
    American University of Beirut Medical Center, Lebanon.
  99. ncbi Essential oils of Salvia bracteata and Salvia rubifolia from Lebanon: Chemical composition, antimicrobial activity and inhibitory effect on human melanoma cells
    Venera Cardile
    Department of Physiological Sciences, University of Catania, 95125 Catania, Italy
    J Ethnopharmacol 126:265-72. 2009
    Salvia bracteata Banks et Sol. and Salvia rubifolia Boiss. are known in folk medicine of Lebanon for the treatment of microbial infections, cancer, urinary and pulmonary problems...
  100. ncbi Prevalence of the prothrombin G20210A polymorphism in the Lebanese population: use of a reverse hybridization strip assay approach
    Amira S Sabbagh
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, P O Box 11 0236, Riad El Solh, Beirut 11072020, Lebanon
    Mol Biol Rep 36:399-403. 2009
    ..In addition, future investigations should be conducted to assess the contribution of the prothrombin G20210A mutation, on its own and in collaboration with other factors, in various clinical entities notably VTE...
  101. ncbi Comorbidity of substance abuse and other psychiatric disorders in acute general psychiatric admissions: a study from Lebanon
    Elie G Karam
    Institute for Research, Development and Applied Care IDRAC, Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    Compr Psychiatry 43:463-8. 2002
    ..George Hospital (Lebanon) between 1979 and 1992 (N = 222) constituted the study sample. Of these, 64...

Research Grants27

  1. International Conf on Alzheimer Disease and Related Disorders in the Middle East
    Changiz Geula; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Attendees will be from the majority of Middle Eastern countries including Bahrain, Egypt, Iran, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Palestinian Authority, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, United Arab Emirates and the West Bank and ..
  2. Prevalence of Dementia in Lebanon: A Nationwide Community-Based Cohort Study
    Gunhild Waldemar; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..community-based cohort study comprising 2500 people older than 65 years randomly selected from all regions of Lebanon to provide knowledge about the incidence, prevalence, risk and protective factors specific to the Lebanese ..
  3. Fifth International Conference on Alzheimer's Disease in the ME
    Changiz Geula; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Attendees will be from the majority of Middle Eastern countries including Bahrain, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Turkey, Qatar, United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia...
  4. Neurotoxic effects of solvents on working children
    Iman A Nuwayhid; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..countries to solvents might affect their cognitive and behavioral development, in a previous original study in Lebanon, we reported that male working children exposed to solvents performed worse on neurobehavioral assessment than ..
  5. Capacity building in chronic non-communicable diseases at the American University
    GHADA ELHAJJ FULEIHAN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..needed to conduct NCD-related research in general, and especially of NCDs most relevant to the needs of the LMIC (Lebanon) and its region. These include obesity, cardiovascular disorders, and hypovitaminosis D as a common link to both...
  6. Centers for Innovative Research to Control AIDS
    Wafaa M El-Sadr; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..in both HPTN and MTN studies, the two New York Blood Center sites will participate in HPTN studies and the Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center site will participate in MTN studies...
  7. Exploratory Evaluation of MSM Social Networks and HIV Risk Behavior in Lebanon
    GLENN JOHN WAGNER; Fiscal Year: 2012
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Men who have sex with men (MSM) account for many of the new infections in Lebanon and other parts of MENA, and act as a bridge to transmission in the general population;yet this population remains ..
  8. Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Clinical Trials Unit
    Murli Udharam Purswani; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center is applying for the Units for HIV/AIDS Clinical Trials Network grant(RFA-A1-05-002) as a Clinical Trials Unit Administrative Component (CTU) under the IMPAACT ..
  9. Establishment of the Syrian Center for Tobacco Studies
    Kenneth Ward; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..EM) region, where the tobacco epidemic is largely unchecked in countries such as Syria, Jordan, and Lebanon. This application's overarching goal is to establish a center for the study, treatment, and prevention of ..
  10. Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Clinical Trials Unit
    Murli U Purswani; Fiscal Year: 2011
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center is applying for the Units for HIV/AIDS Clinical Trials Network grant(RFA-A1-05-002) as a Clinical Trials Unit Administrative Component (CTU) under the IMPAACT ..
  11. Mapping and cloning genes for Keratoconus
    Bassem Bejjani; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Recently we identified two distinct and independent populations (one from Ecuador, another from Lebanon) in which isolated KC seems to segregate in families either as an autosomal dominant trait with less than uniform ..
  12. HIV PREVENTION TRIAL UNIT (PRIDE NYC PROGRAM)
    Wafaa El Sadr; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The PRIDE NYC Program is a consortium of four sites: Harlem Hospital Center, the New York Blood Center, Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center and the New York Academy of Medicine...
  13. AIDS MALIGNANCY CONSORTIUM
    Joseph Sparano; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..and a consortium of four other institutions, including Jacobi Medical Center, North Central Bronx Hospital, Bronx Lebanon Hospital, and Long Island Jewish Medical Center...
  14. POSTTRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDERWAR IN LEBANON
    Elie Karam; Fiscal Year: 1991
    DESCRIPTION (Adapted from Applicant's Abstract): The Lebanon wars have recently (October 1990) witnessed a lull brought about largely by the deployment of Syrian troops across most of the Lebanese Republic...
  15. Lebanon-Epidemiology: The NCS Replication Study
    Ronald Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2006
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant) This research will be done primarily in Lebanon at the University of Balamand in collaboration with Elie Karam as an extension of NIMH grant # U01 MH60220...
  16. Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center Pediatric ACTU
    Murli Purswani; Fiscal Year: 2006
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center (BLHC) Pediatric AIDS Clinical Trials Unit (PACTU) has actively participated in the development and implementation of the scientific agenda of the Pediatric AIDS ..
  17. BRONX ADULT CLINICAL TRIALS (CPCRA)
    Edward Telzak; Fiscal Year: 2006
    The overall goal of the Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center/Montefiore Medical Center CPCRA (referred to as the Bronx CPCRA Unit) is to create a community-based research center that will bring clinical, epidemiological, psychosocial, and drug ..
  18. FROM FRONT LINE TO HOME FRONT: WIVES OF PTSD VETERANS
    Zahava Solomon; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..and interview data already collected from the following four groups of subjects: (1) CSR casualties of the 1982 Lebanon war (N=112): (@) their wives (N=112); (3) non-CSR combat veterans who served in the same units as the CSR ..
  19. Antidepressant & Behavioral Adherence Intervention for Depressed HIV Patients
    Glenn Wagner; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  20. ADHERENCE TO HAART IN THE CONTEXT OF DRUG ABUSE
    Glenn Wagner; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  21. International Consortium to Identify Genes and Interactions Controlling Oral Clef
    Terri Beaty; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  22. Duke University Center for Translational Research
    Richard Frothingham; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  23. Alternative endpoints for plague challenge models
    Richard Frothingham; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..We will use the data generated to refine our hypotheses and to pursue further funding to complete Aim 3. ..