Abu Raddad / Infectious Disease Epidemiology Group

Research Output 2012 2019

  • 548 Citations
  • 15 h-Index
  • 58 Article
  • 6 Review article
  • 2 Comment/debate
  • 1 Letter
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2019

Analytical Exploration of Potential Pathways by which Diabetes Mellitus Impacts Tuberculosis Epidemiology

Awad, S., Dargham, S., Omori, R., Pearson, F., Critchley, J. A. & Aburaddad, L., 1 Dec 2019, In : Scientific reports. 9, 1, 8494.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Diabetes Mellitus
Epidemiology
Tuberculosis
Incidence
Natural History

Association of vitamin D metabolites with embryo development and fertilization in women with and without PCOS undergoing subfertility treatment

Cunningham, T. K., Allgar, V., Dargham, S., Kilpatrick, E., Sathyapalan, T., Maguiness, S., Mokhtar Rudin, H. R., Abdul Ghani, N. M., Latiff, A. & Atkin, S., 1 Jan 2019, In : Frontiers in Endocrinology. 10, JAN

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Fertilization
Vitamin D
Infertility
Embryonic Development
Embryonic Structures

Characterization of the hepatitis C virus epidemic in Pakistan

Mahmud, S., Al Kanaani, Z. & Aburaddad, L., 14 Sep 2019, In : BMC Infectious Diseases. 19, 1, 809.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Pakistan
Hepacivirus
Genotype
Confidence Intervals
Odds Ratio
1 Citation (Scopus)

Characterizing herpes simplex virus type 1 and type 2 seroprevalence declines and epidemiological association in the United States

Chemaitelly, H., Nagelkerke, N., Omori, R. & Aburaddad, L., 1 Jun 2019, In : PloS one. 14, 6, e0214151.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Human herpesvirus 1
Human Herpesvirus 2
Seroepidemiologic Studies
Human Herpesvirus 1
Viruses
2 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Human Herpesvirus 1
Epidemiology
Infection
Nutrition Surveys
Coitus
1 Citation (Scopus)

Corneal nerve and endothelial cell damage in patients with transient ischemic attack and minor ischemic stroke

Gad, H., Khan, A., Akhtar, N., Kamran, S., El-Sotouhy, A., Dargham, S., Petropoulos, I. N., Ponirakis, G., Shuaib, A., Streletz, L. & Malik, R., 1 Mar 2019, In : PloS one. 14, 3, e0213319.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Corneal Endothelial Cell Loss
Transient Ischemic Attack
Endothelial cells
stroke
endothelial cells

Dengue and chikungunya seroprevalence among Qatari nationals and immigrants residing in Qatar

Humphrey, J. M., Al-Absi, E. S., Hamdan, M. M., Okasha, S. S., Al-Trmanini, D. M., El-Dous, H. G., Dargham, S., Schieffelin, J., Aburaddad, L. & Nasrallah, G. K., 1 Jan 2019, In : PLoS One. 14, 1, e0211574.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Qatar
Chikungunya virus
Northern Africa
Middle East
dengue
1 Citation (Scopus)

Epidemiology of Chlamydia trachomatis in the Middle East and north Africa: a systematic review, meta-analysis, and meta-regression

Smolak, A., Chemaitelly, H., Hermez, J. G., Low, N. & Aburaddad, L., 1 Sep 2019, In : The Lancet Global Health. 7, 9, p. e1197-e1225

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Northern Africa
Eastern Africa
Middle East
Chlamydia trachomatis
Meta-Analysis
Open Access
Treponema pallidum
Trichomonas vaginalis
Northern Africa
Eastern Africa
Sex Workers
Open Access
Human Herpesvirus 1
Meta-Analysis
Epidemiology
Confidence Intervals
Seroepidemiologic Studies
2 Citations (Scopus)

Herpes simplex virus type 1 epidemiology in Latin America and the Caribbean: Systematic review and meta-analytics

Sukik, L., Alyafei, M., Manale, H. & Aburaddad, L., 1 Apr 2019, In : PloS one. 14, 4, e0215487.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Human herpesvirus 1
Epidemiology
Latin America
Seroepidemiologic Studies
systematic review
1 Citation (Scopus)
Open Access
Northern Africa
Eastern Africa
Sex Workers
Middle East
Meta-Analysis

Metabolomics of dynamic changes in insulin resistance before and after exercise in PCOS

Halama, A., Aye, M. M., Dargham, S., Kulinski, M., Suhre, K. & Atkin, S., 1 Jan 2019, In : Frontiers in Endocrinology. 10, FEB, 116.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Metabolomics
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
Insulin Resistance
Exercise
Amino Acids

Performance of four diagnostic assays for detecting herpes simplex virus type 2 antibodies in the Middle East and North Africa

Nasrallah, G. K., Dargham, S., Sahara, A. S., Elsidiq, M. S. & Aburaddad, L., 1 Feb 2019, In : Journal of Clinical Virology. 111, p. 33-38 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Northern Africa
Eastern Africa
Human Herpesvirus 2
Middle East
Antibodies

Seriously misleading results using inverse of Freeman-Tukey double arcsine transformation in meta-analysis of single proportions

Schwarzer, G., Chemaitelly, H., Aburaddad, L. & Rücker, G., 1 Sep 2019, In : Research Synthesis Methods. 10, 3, p. 476-483 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
interpretation

The epidemiology of hepatitis C virus in Central Asia: Systematic review, meta-analyses, and meta-regression analyses

Botheju, W. S. P., Zghyer, F., Mahmud, S., Terlikbayeva, A., El-Bassel, N. & Aburaddad, L., 1 Dec 2019, In : Scientific reports. 9, 1, 2090.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Central Asia
Hepacivirus
Meta-Analysis
Epidemiology
Uzbekistan
6 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Human Herpesvirus 1
Herpes Genitalis
Seroepidemiologic Studies
Meta-Analysis
Epidemiology
1 Citation (Scopus)

Treatment as prevention for hepatitis C virus in Pakistan: Mathematical modelling projections

Ayoub, H. & Aburaddad, L., 1 May 2019, In : BMJ Open. 9, 5, e026600.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Pakistan
Hepacivirus
Infection
Incidence
Drug Costs
2018

A signature for biological heterogeneity in susceptibility to HIV infection?

Nagelkerke, N., Aburaddad, L., Awad, S., Black, V. & Williams, B., 1 Jan 2018, In : Infectious Disease Modelling. 3, p. 139-144 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
HIV Infection
Susceptibility
HIV Infections
Infection
Signature
5 Citations (Scopus)
Pakistan
Hepacivirus
Infection
Incidence
Theoretical Models

Comparing disciplinary methods used by mothers in Palestine and Qatar

Kamal, M., Halileh, S., Dargham, S., Alyafei, K. A., Giacaman, R., Imseeh, S., Eldeeb, N., Nasr, S., Korayem, M., Abu-Rmeileh, N., Mahfoud, Z., Tawfik, H., Mahmoud, M. H., Mian, M. & Lynch, M. A., 1 Jul 2018, In : Child Abuse and Neglect. 81, p. 118-127 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Qatar
Mothers
Psychology
Islam
Child Abuse
6 Citations (Scopus)

Does infection with Chlamydia trachomatis induce long-lasting partial immunity? Insights from mathematical modelling

Omori, R., Chemaitelly, H., Althaus, C. L. & Aburaddad, L., 1 Jan 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Sexually Transmitted Infections.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chlamydia trachomatis
Immunity
Infection
Natural History
Uncertainty

Epidemiology and treatment patterns of rheumatoid arthritis in a large cohort of Arab patients

Dargham, S., Zahirovic, S., Hammoudeh, M., Emadi, S. A., Masri, B. K., Halabi, H., Badsha, H., Uthman, I., Mahfoud, Z. R., Ashour, H., Haq, W. G. E., Bayoumy, K., Kapiri, M., Saxena, R., Plenge, R. M., Kazkaz, L. & Arayssi, T., 1 Dec 2018, In : PLoS One. 13, 12, e0208240.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arabs
Epidemiology
rheumatoid arthritis
epidemiology
Rheumatoid Arthritis
12 Citations (Scopus)

Estimating seroprevalence of herpes simplex virus type 1 among different Middle East and North African male populations residing in Qatar

Nasrallah, G. K., Dargham, S., Mohammed, L. I. & Aburaddad, L., 1 Jan 2018, In : Journal of Medical Virology. 90, 1, p. 184-190 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Qatar
Middle East
Seroepidemiologic Studies
Human Herpesvirus 1
Northern Africa
1 Citation (Scopus)
Africa South of the Sahara
HIV
Uncertainty
Sexual Behavior
Theoretical Models
2 Citations (Scopus)

Global population-level association between herpes simplex virus 2 prevalence and HIV prevalence

Kouyoumjian, S., Heijnen, M., Chaabna, K., Mumtaz, G. R., Omori, R., Vickerman, P. & Aburaddad, L., 19 Jun 2018, In : AIDS. 32, 10, p. 1343-1352 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Human Herpesvirus 2
HIV
Population
Odds Ratio
Sex Workers
15 Citations (Scopus)
Northern Africa
Eastern Africa
Middle East
Hepacivirus
Genotype
2 Citations (Scopus)
Virus Diseases
Hepacivirus
Egypt
Nutrition Surveys
Uncertainty
4 Citations (Scopus)

Herpes Simplex Virus Type 2 Seroprevalence among Different National Populations of Middle East and North African Men

Dargham, S., Nasrallah, G. K., Al-Absi, E. S., Mohammed, L. I., Al-Disi, R. S., Nofal, M. Y. & Aburaddad, L., 1 Jul 2018, In : Sexually Transmitted Diseases. 45, 7, p. 482-487 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Human Herpesvirus 2
Middle East
Seroepidemiologic Studies
Confidence Intervals
Population
6 Citations (Scopus)

HIV incidence among people who inject drugs in the middle east and North Africa: Mathematical modelling analysis

Mumtaz, G. R., Awad, S., Feizzadeh, A., Weiss, H. A. & Aburaddad, L., 1 Jan 2018, In : Journal of the International AIDS Society. 21, 3, e25102.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Northern Africa
Eastern Africa
Middle East
HIV
Incidence
2 Citations (Scopus)
Northern Africa
Eastern Africa
Middle East
Virus Diseases
Hepacivirus
4 Citations (Scopus)

Mapping of new HIV infections in Morocco and impact of select interventions

Kouyoumjian, S., El Rhilani, H., Latifi, A., El Kettani, A., Chemaitelly, H., Alami, K., Bennani, A. & Aburaddad, L., 1 Mar 2018, In : International Journal of Infectious Diseases. 68, p. 4-12 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Morocco
HIV Infections
HIV
Confidence Intervals
Sex Workers
3 Citations (Scopus)

Soy isoflavones improve cardiovascular disease risk markers in women during the early menopause

Sathyapalan, T., Aye, M., Rigby, A. S., Thatcher, N. J., Dargham, S., Kilpatrick, E. S. & Atkin, S., 1 Jan 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Nutrition, Metabolism and Cardiovascular Diseases.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Isoflavones
Menopause
Cardiovascular Diseases
Soybean Proteins
Blood Pressure

Temporal evolution of HIV sero-discordancy patterns among stable couples in sub-Saharan Africa

Awad, S., Chemaitelly, H. & Aburaddad, L., 1 Apr 2018, In : PLoS One. 13, 4, e0196613.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Africa South of the Sahara
Sub-Saharan Africa
HIV
Strategic planning
Resource allocation
13 Citations (Scopus)

The epidemiology of hepatitis C virus in Iran: Systematic review and meta-analyses

Mahmud, S., Akbarzadeh, V. & Aburaddad, L., 1 Dec 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 1, 150.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Iran
Hepacivirus
Meta-Analysis
Epidemiology
Population
6 Citations (Scopus)
Pakistan
Hepacivirus
Meta-Analysis
Epidemiology
Population
1 Citation (Scopus)
Open Access
Demonstrations
HIV
Testing
Sampling
Concepts
2017
5 Citations (Scopus)

Elimination of babesia microti is dependent on intraerythrocytic killing and CD4+ T cells

Skariah, S., Arnaboldi, P., Dattwyler, R. J., Sultan, A. A., Gaylets, C., Walwyn, O., Mulhall, H., Wu, X., Dargham, S. & Mordue, D. G., 15 Jul 2017, In : Journal of Immunology. 199, 2, p. 633-642 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Babesia microti
Babesia
Babesiosis
T-Lymphocytes
Parasites
8 Citations (Scopus)
Northern Africa
Eastern Africa
Middle East
Hepacivirus
Renal Dialysis
9 Citations (Scopus)
Northern Africa
Eastern Africa
Hepatitis C virus
Middle East
Viruses
7 Citations (Scopus)

Human Papillomavirus (HPV) infection: Molecular epidemiology, genotyping, seroprevalence and associated risk factors among Arab women in Qatar

Elmi, A. A., Bansal, D., Acharya, A., Skariah, S., Dargham, S., Aburaddad, L., Mohamed-Nady, N., Amuna, P., Al-Thani, A. A. J. & Sultan, A., 1 Jan 2017, In : PLoS One. 12, 1, e0169197.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Qatar
Cytology
Arabs
molecular epidemiology
Papillomavirus Infections
5 Citations (Scopus)

Self-rated health disparities among disadvantaged older adults in ethnically diverse urban neighborhoods in a Middle Eastern country

Sibai, A. M., Rizk, A. & Chemaitelly, H., 3 Sep 2017, In : Ethnicity and Health. 22, 5, p. 490-509 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vulnerable Populations
Health
health
Economics
Lebanon
2016
3 Citations (Scopus)
Dominican Republic
Haiti
Cambodia
India
Epidemiology
11 Citations (Scopus)

Cyanobacteria and cyanotoxins are present in drinking water impoundments and groundwater wells in desert environments

Chatziefthimiou, A. D., Metcalf, J. S., Glover, W. B., Banack, S. A., Dargham, S. & Richer, R. A., 1 May 2016, In : Toxicon. 114, p. 75-84 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Groundwater
Cyanobacteria
Drinking Water
Water
Water tanks
2015
16 Citations (Scopus)
Africa South of the Sahara
HIV
Marital Status
Stochastic Processes
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
29 Citations (Scopus)

The epidemiology of hepatitis C virus in the fertile crescent: Systematic review and meta-analysis

Chemaitelly, H., Chaabna, K. & Aburaddad, L., 21 Aug 2015, In : PLoS One. 10, 8, e0135281.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Epidemiology
Hepatitis C virus
systematic review
Viruses
meta-analysis
2014
7 Citations (Scopus)

Prevention of type II diabetes mellitus in Qatar: Who is at risk?

Christos, P. J., Chemaitelly, H., Aburaddad, L., Zirie, M. A., Deleu, D. & Mushlin, A. I., 1 Dec 2014, In : Qatar Medical Journal. 2014, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Qatar
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals
15 Citations (Scopus)
Northern Africa
Eastern Africa
Middle East
Hepacivirus
Meta-Analysis
32 Citations (Scopus)

Sources of HIV incidence among stable couples in sub-Saharan Africa

Chemaitelly, H., Awad, S., Shelton, J. D. & Aburaddad, L., 21 Feb 2014, In : Journal of the International AIDS Society. 17, 18765.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Africa South of the Sahara
HIV
Incidence
Infection
Uncertainty
26 Citations (Scopus)
Africa South of the Sahara
HIV-1
HIV
Uncertainty
Cluster Analysis