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1985 …2019

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2019

Capacity building in health care professions within the Gulf cooperation council countries: Paving the way forward

Sheikh, J., Cheema, S., Chaabna, K., Lowenfels, A. B. & Mamtani, R., 14 Mar 2019, In : BMC Medical Education. 19, 1, 83.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
2018

Gray literature in systematic reviews on population health in the Middle East and North Africa: Protocol of an overview of systematic reviews and evidence mapping

Chaabna, K., Cheema, S., Abraham, A., Alrouh, H., Mamtani, R. & Sheikh, J., 18 Jul 2018, In : Systematic Reviews. 7, 1, 94.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)
2017

Cancer risk in waterpipe smokers: a meta-analysis

Mamtani, R., Cheema, S., Sheikh, J., Al Mulla, A., Lowenfels, A. & Maisonneuve, P., 1 Jan 2017, In : International Journal of Public Health. 62, 1, p. 73-83 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

Health professional education and universal health coverage: A summary of challenges and selected case studies

Sripathy, A., Marti, J., Patel, H., Sheikh, J. & Darzi, A. W., 1 Nov 2017, In : Health Affairs. 36, 11, p. 1928-1936 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Knowledge and perceptions about Zika virus in a Middle East country

Cheema, S., Maisonneuve, P., Weber, I., Fernandez, L., Abraham, A., Alrouh, H., Sheikh, J., Lowenfels, A. B. & Mamtani, R., 26 Jul 2017, In : BMC Infectious Diseases. 17, 1, 524.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)
2016

Prevalence and determinants of metabolic syndrome in Qatar: Results from a National Health Survey

Al-Thani, M. H., Al-Thani, A. A. M., Cheema, S., Sheikh, J., Mamtani, R., Lowenfels, A. B., Al-Chetachi, W. F., Almalki, B. A., Khalifa, S. A. H., Bakri, A. O. H. & Maisonneuve, P., 1 Sep 2016, In : BMJ Open. 6, 9, e009514.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

Introduction for affective disorders and traumatic brain injury: Qatar clinical neuroscience conference

Fink, M. E., Barchas, J. D. & Sheikh, J., 2015, In : Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1345, 1, p. v-vi

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Obesity susceptibility loci in Qataris, a highly consanguineous Arabian population

Tomei, S., Mamtani, R., Al-Ali, R. J., Elkum, N., Abdulmalik, M., Ismail, A., Cheema, S., Rouh, H. A., Aigha, I. I., Hani, F., Al-Samraye, S., Taher Aseel, M., El Emadi, N., Al Mujalli, A., Abdelkerim, A., Youssif, S., Worschech, A., El Sebakhy, E., Temanni, R., Khanna, V. & 8 others, Wang, E., Kizhakayil, D., Al-Thani, A. A., Al-Thani, M., Lowenfels, A., Marincola, F. M., Sheikh, J. & Chouchane, L., 13 Apr 2015, In : Journal of Translational Medicine. 13, 1, 119.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)
2014

Adolescent prediabetes in a high-risk Middle East country: A cross-sectional study

Mamtani, R., Lowenfels, A. B., Sheikh, J., Cheema, S., Al-Hamaq, A., Matthis, S. A., El-Nahas, K. G. & Maisonneuve, P., 1 Jan 2014, In : JRSM Short Reports. 5, 8, p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of migrant workers on the Human Development Index

Mamtani, R., Lowenfels, A. B., Cheema, S. & Sheikh, J., 2014, In : Perspectives in Public Health. 134, 1, p. 22-24 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)
2013

A study of postpartum depression and maternal risk factors in Qatar

Burgut, F. T., Bener, A., Ghuloum, S. & Sheikh, J., Jun 2013, In : Journal of Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gynecology. 34, 2, p. 90-97 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Citations (Scopus)
2012

A road map to Translational Medicine in Qatar and a model for the world

Marincola, F. M. & Sheikh, J., 29 Aug 2012, In : Journal of Translational Medicine. 10, 1, 177.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

A study of postpartum depression in a fast developing country: Prevalence and related factors

Bener, A., Burgut, F., Ghuloum, S. & Sheikh, J., 1 Jan 2012, In : International Journal of Psychiatry in Medicine. 43, 4, p. 325-337 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Citations (Scopus)

Brief morning light treatment for sleep/wake disturbances in older memory-impaired individuals and their caregivers

Friedman, L., Spira, A. P., Hernandez, B., Mather, C., Sheikh, J., Ancoli-Israel, S., Yesavage, J. A. & Zeitzer, J. M., May 2012, In : Sleep Medicine. 13, 5, p. 546-549 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Conservative management of bomb shrapnel injuries to the brain

Wani, A. A., Ramzan, A. U., Nizami, F. A., Malik, N. K., Qayoom, A., Dhar, A., Sheikh, J. & Wani, M. A., May 2012, In : Neurosurgery Quarterly. 22, 2, p. 94-98 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Establishment of a model academic health system in Qatar

Hillhouse, E., Kuwari, H. A. & Sheikh, J., Feb 2012, In : The Lancet. 379, 9817, p. 694-695 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

3 Citations (Scopus)

Late-life anxiety disorders

Lauderdale, S. A., Cassidy-Eagle, E. L., Nguyen, C. & Sheikh, J., 28 Mar 2012, Principles and Practice of Geriatric Psychiatry. Wolters Kluwer Health Adis (ESP), p. 1001-1042 42 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Motor vehicle injuries in Qatar: Time trends in a rapidly developing Middle Eastern nation

Mamtani, R., Al-Thani, M. H., Al-Thani, A. A. M., Sheikh, J. & Lowenfels, A. B., Apr 2012, In : Injury Prevention. 18, 2, p. 130-132 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)
48 Citations (Scopus)
2011

Dural hemangiomun neden oldug̈u spontan epidural hematom: Olgu sunumu

Translated title of the contribution: Spontaneous Extradural Hematoma Caused by Dural Hemangioma: Case ReportWani, A., Ramzan, A., Kirmani, A., Bhatt, R., Latoo, R., Iqbal, T. & Sheikh, J., 2011, In : Journal of Neurological Sciences. 28, 1, p. 116-119 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medical education and research environment in Qatar: A new epoch for translational research in the Middle East

Chouchane, L., Mamtani, R., Al-Thani, M. H., Al-Thani, A. A. M., Ameduri, M. & Sheikh, J., 27 Jan 2011, In : Journal of Translational Medicine. 9, 16.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

17 Citations (Scopus)

Personalized medicine: A patient - centered paradigm

Chouchane, L., Mamtani, R., Dallol, A. & Sheikh, J., 1 Dec 2011, In : Journal of Translational Medicine. 9, 1, 206.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

10 Citations (Scopus)
2010

Sleep and physical functioning in family caregivers of older adults with memory impairment

Spira, A. P., Friedman, L., Beaudreau, S. A., Ancoli-Israel, S., Hernandez, B., Sheikh, J. & Yesavage, J., Mar 2010, In : International Psychogeriatrics. 22, 2, p. 306-311 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

Undergraduate medical education in the Gulf Cooperation Council: A multi-countries study (Part 2)

Hamdy, H., Telmesani, A. W., Wardy, N. A., Abdel-Khalek, N., Carruthers, G., Hassan, F., Kassab, S., Abu-Hijleh, M., Al-Roomi, K., O'Malley, K., El Din Ahmed, M. G., Raj, G. A., Rao, G. M. & Sheikh, J., 2010, In : Medical Teacher. 32, 4, p. 290-295 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)
2009

Autonomic Activation During Sleep in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Panic: A Mattress Actigraphic Study

Woodward, S. H., Arsenault, N. J., Voelker, K., Nguyen, T., Lynch, J., Skultety, K., Mozer, E., Leskin, G. A. & Sheikh, J., 1 Jul 2009, In : Biological Psychiatry. 66, 1, p. 41-46 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Citations (Scopus)

Scheduled bright light for treatment of insomnia in older adults

Friedman, L., Zeitzer, J. M., Kushida, C., Zhdanova, I., Noda, A., Lee, T., Schneider, B., Guilleminault, C., Sheikh, J. & Yesavage, J. A., Mar 2009, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 57, 3, p. 441-452 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Citations (Scopus)
2008

Effective use of consent forms and interactive questions in the consent process

Palmer, B. W., Cassidy, E. L., Dunn, L. B., Spira, A. P. & Sheikh, J., Mar 2008, In : IRB Ethics and Human Research. 30, 2, p. 8-12 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Citations (Scopus)

Posttraumatic stress and aggression among veterans in long-term care

Carlson, E. B., Lauderdale, S., Hawkins, J. & Sheikh, J., Mar 2008, In : Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology. 21, 1, p. 61-71 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Subclinical anxiety symptoms, sleep, and daytime dysfunction in older adults with primary insomnia

Spira, A. P., Friedman, L., Aulakh, J. S., Lee, T., Sheikh, J. & Yesavage, J. A., Mar 2008, In : Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology. 21, 1, p. 56-60 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Citations (Scopus)

Subclinical anxiety symptoms, sleep, and daytime dysfunction in older adults with primary insomnia (Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology 21, 1, (56-60) DOI: 10.1177/0891988707311043)

Spira, A. P., Friedman, L., Aulakh, J. S., Lee, T., Sheikh, J. & Yesavage, J. A., Jun 2008, In : Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology. 21, 2, p. 149-153 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

6 Citations (Scopus)
2007

Brain, skull, and cerebrospinal fluid volumes in adult posttraumatic stress disorder

Woodward, S. H., Kaloupek, D. G., Streeter, C. C., Kimble, M. O., Reiss, A. L., Eliez, S., Wald, L. L., Renshaw, P. F., Frederick, B. B., Lane, B., Sheikh, J., Stegman, W. K., Kutter, C. J., Stewart, L. P., Prestel, R. S. & Arsenault, N. J., Oct 2007, In : Journal of Traumatic Stress. 20, 5, p. 763-774 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

Donepezil treatment and alzheimer disease: Can the results of randomized clinical trials be applied to alzheimer disease patients in clinical practice?

Tinklenberg, J. R., Kraemer, H. C., Yaffe, K., Ross, L., Sheikh, J., Ashford, J. W., Yesavage, J. A. & Taylor, J. L., Nov 2007, In : American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 15, 11, p. 953-960 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Citations (Scopus)

Efficacy of duloxetine on cognition, depression, and pain in elderly patients with major depressive disorder: An 8-week, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial

Raskin, J., Wiltse, C. G., Siegal, A., Sheikh, J., Xu, J., Dinkel, J. J., Rotz, B. T. & Mohs, R. C., Jun 2007, In : American Journal of Psychiatry. 164, 6, p. 900-909 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

240 Citations (Scopus)

Estimating heart rate and RSA from the mattress-recorded kinetocardiogram

Woodward, S. H., Arsenault, N. J., Voelker, K., Nguyen, T., Lynch, J., Leskin, G. & Sheikh, J., Jul 2007, In : Psychophysiology. 44, 4, p. 635-638 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)
2006

Factors in choosing atypical antipsychotics: Toward understanding the bases of physicians' prescribing decisions

Hoblyn, J., Noda, A., Yesavage, J. A., Brooks, J. O., Sheikh, J., Lee, T., Tinklenberg, J. R., Schneider, B., O'Hara, R., Leslie, D. L., Rosenheck, R. A. & Kraemer, H. C., Mar 2006, In : Journal of Psychiatric Research. 40, 2, p. 160-166 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Hippocampal volume, PTSD, and alcoholism in combat veterans

Woodward, S. H., Kaloupek, D. G., Streeter, C. C., Kimble, M. O., Reiss, A. L., Eliez, S., Wald, L. L., Renshaw, P. F., Frederick, B. B., Lane, B., Sheikh, J., Stegman, W. K., Kutter, C. J., Stewart, L. P., Prestel, R. S. & Arsenault, N. J., 1 Jan 2006, In : American Journal of Psychiatry. 163, 4, p. 674-681 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

55 Citations (Scopus)

Hippocampal volume, PTSD, and alcoholism in combat veterans

Woodward, S. H., Kaloupek, D. G., Streeter, C. C., Kimble, M. O., Reiss, A. L., Eliez, S., Wald, L. L., Renshaw, P. F., Frederick, B. B., Lane, B., Sheikh, J., Stegman, W. K., Kutter, C. J., Stewart, L. P., Prestel, R. S. & Arsenault, N. J., Apr 2006, In : American Journal of Psychiatry. 163, 4, p. 674-681 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Link between anxiety and insomnia in the older person

Spira, A. P., Aulakh, J. S. & Sheikh, J., Mar 2006, In : Clinical Geriatrics. 14, 3, p. 17-23 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spatial test for agricultural pesticide "blow-in" effect on prevalence of Parkinson's disease

Yesavage, J. A., Sheikh, J., Noda, A., Murphy, G., O'Hara, R., Hierholzer, R., Battista, M., Ashford, J. W., Schneider, B., Hoblyn, J., Kraemer, H. C. & Tinklenberg, J., Mar 2006, In : Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology. 19, 1, p. 32-35 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)
2005

Assessment of trauma exposure and post-traumatic stress in long-term care veterans: Preliminary data on psychometrics and post-traumatic stress disorder prevalence

Cook, J. M., Elhai, J. D., Cassidy, E. L., Ruzek, J. I., Ram, G. D. & Sheikh, J., Oct 2005, In : Military Medicine. 170, 10, p. 862-866 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Citations (Scopus)

Assessment to intervention: Utilizing a staff needs assessment to improve care for behaviorally challenging residents in long term care (Part II)

Cassidy, E. L., Rosen, C., Solano, N., Walker, S., Krinsky, A., Kuhlman, G., Wilson, D. & Sheikh, J., 2005, In : Clinical Gerontologist. 29, 1, p. 27-38 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Assessment to intervention: Utilizing a staff needs assessment to improve care for behaviorally challenging residents in long term care (Part I)

Cassidy, E. L., Rosen, C., Cook, J., Greenbaum, M. A., Chow, H., Solano, N. & Sheikh, J., 2005, In : Clinical Gerontologist. 28, 4, p. 29-42 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2 Citations (Scopus)

Clinical observations in the treatment of world war II and Korean war veterans with combat-related PTSD

Cook, J. M., O'Donnell, C., Moltzen, J. O., Ruzek, J. I. & Sheikh, J., 2005, In : Clinical Gerontologist. 29, 2, p. 81-93 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Interaction of sleep disturbances and anxiety in later life: Perspectives and recommendations for future research

Spira, A. P., Friedman, L., Flint, A. & Sheikh, J., Jun 2005, In : Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology. 18, 2, p. 109-115 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

16 Citations (Scopus)

Investigations of anxiety in older adults: Recent advances and future directions

Sheikh, J., Jun 2005, In : Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology. 18, 2, p. 59-60 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

3 Citations (Scopus)

Mixed anxiety and depression in older adults: Clinical characteristics and management

Cassidy, E. L., Lauderdale, S. & Sheikh, J., Jun 2005, In : Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology. 18, 2, p. 83-88 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

16 Citations (Scopus)

Panic, anxiety, and chronic dyspnea

Periyakoil, V. S., Skultety, K. & Sheikh, J., Apr 2005, In : Journal of Palliative Medicine. 8, 2, p. 453-459 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)

Tolerability and effectiveness of lamotrigine in complex elderly patients

Aulakh, J. S., Hawkins, J. W., Athwal, H. S., Sheikh, J., Yesavage, J. & Tinklenberg, J. R., Mar 2005, In : Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology. 18, 1, p. 8-11 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

14 Citations (Scopus)