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Research Output 1985 2019

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
health care profession
health care
OECD
health promotion
inhabitant
2018
2 Citations (Scopus)

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

Northern Africa
Eastern Africa
Middle East
Health
Population
Sleep
Obesity
Pediatric Obesity
Life Style
Odds Ratio
2017
19 Citations (Scopus)

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

Meta-Analysis
cancer
Head and Neck Neoplasms
Publication Bias
Smoking
1 Citation (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

Universal Coverage
Health Manpower
Professional Education
Health Education
Thailand
12 Citations (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

Middle East
Qatar
Emerging Communicable Diseases
Northern Asia
North America
2016
17 Citations (Scopus)

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

Qatar
Health Surveys
Waist Circumference
Blood Glucose
Obesity
2015
Qatar
Postpartum Depression
Gynecology
Obstetrics
Mothers

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

10 Citations (Scopus)

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

Blood
Obesity
Alleles
DNA
Population
2014
8 Citations (Scopus)

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

Prediabetic State
Middle East
Blood Glucose
Cross-Sectional Studies
Students
1 Citation (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

United Nations
Human Development
Demography
Global Health
2013
18 Citations (Scopus)

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

Qatar
Postpartum Depression
Mothers
Postpartum Period
Emotions
2012
5 Citations (Scopus)

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

Qatar
Translational Medical Research
Medicine
Research
Biotechnology
23 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

Postpartum Depression
Developing Countries
Qatar
Mothers
Postpartum Period
18 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

Caregivers
Phototherapy
Sleep
Light
Actigraphy
1 Citation (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

Bombs
Brain Injuries
Wounds and Injuries
Penetrating Head Injuries
Conservative Treatment
3 Citations (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

Qatar
Delivery of Health Care
Health

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

Anxiety Disorders
9 Citations (Scopus)

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

Qatar
Motor Vehicles
Wounds and Injuries
Mortality
Population Growth
48 Citations (Scopus)
Postpartum Period
Psychiatry
Anxiety
Public Health
Postpartum Depression
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

Hemangioma
Hematoma
Vascular Malformations
Coma
Persistent Vegetative State
16 Citations (Scopus)

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

Qatar
Medical education
Translational Medical Research
Middle East
Medical Education
10 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

Physician-Patient Relations
Patient-Centered Care
Precision Medicine
Pharmacogenetics
Warfarin
2010
16 Citations (Scopus)

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

Caregivers
Sleep
Confidence Intervals
Memory Disorders
Longitudinal Studies
8 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

Undergraduate Medical Education
Curriculum
Medical Education
curriculum
education
2009
36 Citations (Scopus)

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

Panic
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
Sleep
Panic Disorder
Heart Rate
44 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

Sleep Initiation and Maintenance Disorders
Light
Sleep
Therapeutics
Actigraphy
2008
23 Citations (Scopus)

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

Consent Forms
Informed Consent
research planning
Research Design
questionnaire
18 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

Long-Term Care
Veterans
Aggression
Anger
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
24 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

Sleep Initiation and Maintenance Disorders
Sleep
Anxiety
Actigraphy
Depression
6 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

Geriatric Psychiatry
Social Adjustment
Personality Inventory
Phototherapy
Polysomnography
2007
15 Citations (Scopus)

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

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
Skull
Cerebrospinal Fluid
Brain
Wounds and Injuries
21 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

Alzheimer Disease
Randomized Controlled Trials
Therapeutics
Observational Studies
donepezil
237 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

Major Depressive Disorder
Cognition
Placebos
Depression
Pain
9 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

Heart Rate
Electrocardiography
Actigraphy
Respiratory Sinus Arrhythmia
2006
13 Citations (Scopus)

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

Antipsychotic Agents
Physicians
Health Facility Size
Off-Label Use
Polypharmacy

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

Veterans
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
Alcoholism
Hippocampus
Gulf War
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., 1 Jan 2006, In : American Journal of Psychiatry. 163, 4, p. 674-681 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Veterans
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
Alcoholism
Hippocampus
Gulf War

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

Sleep Initiation and Maintenance Disorders
Sleep
Anxiety
Research
Pharmacology
1 Citation (Scopus)

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

Pesticides
Parkinson Disease
Parkinsonian Disorders
Veterans
2005
22 Citations (Scopus)

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

Long-Term Care
Veterans
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
Psychometrics
Wounds and Injuries
2 Citations (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

Needs Assessment
Long-Term Care
resident
Psychiatric Nursing
staff
1 Citation (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

Needs Assessment
Long-Term Care
Research Personnel
resident
staff
4 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

Korean War
World War II
posttraumatic stress disorder
Veterans
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
16 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

Sleep
Anxiety
Research
Population
3 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

Geriatric Psychiatry
Anti-Anxiety Agents
Anxiety Disorders
Psychotherapy
Differential Diagnosis
15 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

Anxiety
Depression
Anxiety Disorders
Independent Living
Equipment and Supplies
17 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

Hospice Care
Panic
Pulmonary Fibrosis
Panic Disorder
Dyspnea
14 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

Nursing Homes
Research Ethics Committees
Mental Disorders
Psychiatry
lamotrigine