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Gulf Medical Journal - 8th Annual Scientific Meeting Oral Proceedings



December    2016       Volume 5        Supplement 1             Pages S1- S174


Table of contents


President’s Message
Mr. Thumbay Moideen


Page 3

Provost’s Message
Prof. Gita Ashok Raj


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Chairperson's Message
Prof. P.K. Menon


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Importance of Measuring the Level of Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor in The Serum of Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis, Scleroderma and Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Mabrouk SAZ, Khafagy NH, Elwan AS, Mabrouk EAZ, Fayez D, Ezzel-Dien MA


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Unrecognized Diabetes Mellitus and Prediabetes among Patients Presented with First Attack of Acute Coronary Syndrome in a Multi-Ethnic Population in Ajman, UAE
Eshieba EM, Fathi MA, Mamoon M, Khan F


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Validity of Surgical Apgar Score in Predicting Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Elective Neurosurgical Procedures – A Retrospective Study
Byrappa V, Bansal S, Varadarajan B, Redhu S


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Congenital Idiopathic Bilateral Chylothorax in a Preterm Neonate
Fasih Z, Shamseldeen MEA, D‘Souza IE, Gadekar A


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Neonatal Screening for Inborn Errors of Metabolism – Our Experience At CABRI, Gulf Medical University
Shaafie IA, Raju ADV, Menon PK


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Clinical Evaluation of Gingival Sulcus Depth in Primary Dentition by Computerized Pressure-sensitive Florida Probe
Pathak A, Nandlal B


Page 43

Perceived Factors that Assist and Impede Dentists in Providing Tobacco Cessation Services
Bangera DS, Takana MT, Muttappallymyalil J


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Microleakage Pattern at Enamel-Adhesive Interface under Metal Brackets Bonded with Conventional or Nano-adhesive Systems
Shamaa A, Badawy R, El-Sayed W


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Multi-interventional and Individual Targeted Approaches to Improve Hand Hygiene Compliance in Thumbay Hospital, Dubai
Radhakrishnan R, Panda M


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Personality Types and Their Association with Self-reported Anxiety Symptoms, Depression, and Feelings of Resentment among Medical Students in Ajman, UAE
Shattock A, Farooqi A, Sheikh A, Palany M, Mohammed Z, Shaikh RB


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Prevalence of Healthy Lifestyles in Health Science Students and Healthcare Professionals in Ajman, UAE
Al Attar K, Konchwalla A, Ibirogba ER, Salam J, Abdalla K, Al Sharbatti S


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Efficacy of Active Release Technique in the Treatment of Trapezius Trigger Points – Case Series
Salaheddine DS, Alagesan J, Durairaj S, Kumar P


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Functional Outcomes of Augmented Physiotherapy Program after Spine Surgeries in Patients with Spondylolisthesis: A Case Series
Fatima A, Muthukrishanan R, Bhatia AS, Sulimierski A, Monterio M, Kumar P


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Cross-sectional Study on Awareness of Diet, Iron Deficiency Anemia, and Iron Supplements among Students of Gulf Medical University
Naeem S, Al-Salloum JMF, Adamu NS, Salisu Y, Shirwaikar A, Shirwaikar A


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Prevalence of Recurrent Aphthous Ulcers in Gulf Medical University Students
Akbar R, Kaur S, Pirasteh M, Tariq F, Al Tamimi D, Fuoad SAA


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Prevalence of Temporomandibular Joint Disorder among Gulf Medical University Students
Elyasi M, Majeed S, Elyassi M, Aziz A, Rashid K, Ali S, Said M


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Prevalence and Factors Associated with Tooth Discoloration among UAE University Students
Barakat O, Amirhosseini A, Ahmad M, Al-Fallahi S, Atassi T, El-Sayed W


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Prevalence of Dental Phobia among Patients at Dental Clinics In UAE
Sheema S, Khan S, Muayad Z, Thaier A, Obaid M, Eid HA


Page 136

Mucinous Neoplasm of the Appendix: A Case Report
Kanikdaley V


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Appendiceal Neuroendocrine Tumors – Report of Two Cases and Review of Literature
Tahir YM, Sudhakaran M, Philip PA, El-Amin R, Murodov U


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Effectiveness of Multifaceted Hand Hygiene Awareness Campaign to Reduce the Hospital-acquired Infections in Thumbay Hospital, Ajman
Ahamed F, Shaik M, Nancy JM, Shibu S


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Knowledge about the Importance of Tooth Brushing among Gulf Medical University Students
Farooq H, Bello K, AbuBakr S, Rahber U, Othman F, Safarunnisa UM, Prabhu MN


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Prevalence of Self-reported Tooth Wear among University Students in Ajman, UAE
Derikvandi A, Saleem B, Metwaly I


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