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Gulf Medical Journal- 4th Annual Scientific Meeting Poster Proceedings

November    2012       Volume 1        Supplement 2             Pages S1- S225

Table of contents

President's Message
Mr. Thumbay Moideen

Page 1-1

Provost Message
Prof. Gita Ashok Raj

Page 2-2

Chairperson Message
Prof. Jayadevan Shreedharan

Page 3-3

Pattern of urinary albumin excretion in non-diabetic first-degree relatives of Type 2 diabetes mellitus patients
Elsheba Mathew, Jayadevan Sreedharan, Jayakumary Muttappallymyalil, Gomathi KG, Ishtiyaq Ahmed Shaafie, Mahir Khalil Jallo

Page 6-10

Awareness and practice of computer ergonomics among university students
Nisha Shantakumari1*, Rasha Ali Eldeeb1, Jayadevan Sreedharan2, Kumaraguruparan Gopal3

Page 11-14

Prevalence of psychological problems and quality of life of spinal cord injury patients
Hina Shahid, Shumaila Jabeen, Atifa Aslam

Page 15-18

Arsenicals, water treatment, and water quality: Can we leave out one?
Victor Raj Mohan Chandrasekaran, Joshua Ashok, Dur-Zong Hsu, Ming-Yie Liu

Page 19-24

Risk factors associated with low Bone Mineral Density in Ajman, UAE
Tarek Fawsy, Jayadevan Sreedharan, Jayakumary Muttappallymyalil, Salma Obaid Saeed Alshamsi, Mariyam Saif Salim Humaid Bin Bader Al Ali, Khawla Ahmed Al Balsooshi, Amal Ahmed

Page 25-29

Diabetes mellitus related knowledge of entry-level students of a medical university in UAE
Nelofer Khan, Kadayam G Gomathi, Syed Ilyas Shehnaz

Page 30-35

Breast cancer awareness among female university students in Ajman, UAE
Shatha Al-Sharbatti, Rizwana B Shaikh, Elsheba Mathew, Mawahib A. Albiate

Page 36-45

Total antioxidant status and lipid parameters among patients with hypothyroidism
Kadayam G Gomathi, Nelofer Khan, Ishtiyaq Ahmed Shaafie, Sheikh Altaf Basha

Page 46-50

UAE parental perspectives on vaccinating their adolescent girls against human papilloma virus
Seyed Morteza Mahmoudi, Ahmad Al-Auloque, Mohammad Reza Rahimi, Tareque Shakur, Rizwana B Shaikh, Shatha Al Sharbatti, Elsheba Mathew

Page 51-60

Acute Tonsillitis in adults: A study of the bacteriological profile and antibiotic sensitivity pattern in Ajman, UAE
Meenu Cherian, Lisha Jenny John, Jayadevan Sreedharan, Tambi Abraham Cherian

Page 61-65

Removal of the internal fixation after 12 months in patients with traumatic fractures of the thoracic and lumbar spine: A retrospective evaluation
Munzir J. M. Al-Zabin

Page 66-71

Extrinsic component of resilience among the entry level medical students
Kameshwari Avula, Mehzabin Ahmed, Elsheba Mathew, Rizwana B Shaikh, Joshua Ashok, Jayakumary Muttappallymyalil

Page 72-78

Incidental finding of a renal cell carcinoma: A case report
Mohanad Mohamad Sultan

Page 79-81

Thyroid cancer in pregnancy: A case report
Mohanad Mohamad Sultan

Page 82-84

Lead poisoning due to herbal remedies for infertility: A case report
Mohammed Khalid, Tariq Karim

Page 85-86

A rare case of Tyrosinemia presenting with abdominal distension with shock
Jenny John Cheriathu, Ignatius Edwin D'Souza, Mahmoud Shamseldeen

Page 87-89

A large ovarian mucinous cystadenoma in pregnancy: A case report
Kasturi A Mummigatti, Germeen Joseph

Page 90-96

Treatment and prevention of a hospital based infection caused by crusted scabies: A rare variant of scabies
Irene Nirmala Thomas, Shaik Altaf Basha

Page 97-100

A case of intracranial sinus thrombosis
Mohamed Hamdy Ibrahim

Page 101-104

Subtotal gastrectomy for a carcinoma of stomach without post-operative chemotherapy
Yasien M Taher

Page 105-108

Testicular yolk sac tumor in an eight- month old child: A case report
Ihsan Ullah Khan, Joyce Jose, Tarek Fawsy

Page 109-112

Acute severe asthma: A case presentation
Sona Chaturvedi, S B Mohan

Page 113-117

An unusual diagnosis for chest pain - Takotsubo cardiomyopathy: A case report
Ehab M. Esheiba, Ani Purushothaman, Kasturi Mummigatti

Page 118-122

Evaluation of antidepressant action of various fractions of methanolic extract of Terminalia bellirica roxb in rats
Shijna k, Prem Kumar N, Kalai Kovan T

Page 123-128

Use of antihypertensive medications in patients with diabetes in Ajman, UAE
Mohammed Arifulla, Lisha J John, Jayadevan Sreedharan, Jayakumary Muttappallymyalil, Jenny Cheriathu, Sheikh Altaf Basha

Page 129-133

Short term antidiabetic studies on alcoholic extract of Ipomoea quamoclit Linn
K. Rajendran, Annie Shirwaikar, Arun Shirwaikar, K.K. Srinivasan

Page 134-138

Knowledge of effects of drinking alcohol and attitude towards anti-substance use campaign among school students in Ajman, UAE
Jenny John Cheriathu, Lisha Jenny John, Jayakumary Muttappallymyalil, Jayadevan Sreedharan, Shatha Al Sharbatti, Edwin D'Souza

Page 139-143

Comparison of Post -Embryo Transfer Albumin and cabergoline for preventing severe ovarian hyper-stimulation Syndrome (OHHS) in Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART)
Mukesh Kumar, Pratap Kumar, Dhaval Baxi, Amar R

Page 144-146

Faculty outlook towards animal experiments in postgraduate medical education
Syed Ilyas Shehnaz, Jayadevan Sreedharan, Mohamed Arifulla, Anoop Kumar Agarwal

Page 147-151

Student-led seminars as a teaching-learning method- evidence of effectiveness of a modified format
Kadayam Guruswami Gomathi, Ishtiyaq AhmedShaafie, Manda Venkatramana

Page 152-158

Perceptions of Gulf Medical University medical graduates regarding nutrition education in the undergraduate medical curriculum
Kadayam Guruswami Gomathi, Syed Ilyas Shehnaz, Nelofer Khan

Page 159-163

Comparison of readiness for self-directed learning in students experiencing two different curricula in one medical school
Rizwana Burhanuddin Shaikh

Page 164-169

Employment prospects for holders of GMU's Bachelor's degree in biomedical sciences or Master's degrees in medical specialties
Manda Venkatramana, Gamini Premadasa, Jayadevan Sreedharan

Page 170-172

Prevalence of allergies among University students, Ajman, UAE
Sharfaa Ahmed, Fiza Anjum, Mohieddin Kebab, Nusaibah Ibraheem, Haitham Darwich, Naik Mohammed, Lisha Jenny John, Mohamed Arifulla, Jayadevan Sreedharan

Page 173-178

Role of early physiotherapy to enhance functional recovery in Obstetric Brachial Plexus Palsy: A case report
Zainab Quresh, Sathees Kumar, Praveen Kumar

Page 179-183

Individualized intermittent intensive physiotherapy program to improve the standing balance in a child with spastic diplegia: A case report
Nargis Aziz Ali, Sathees kumar, Praveen Kumar

Page 184-188

Effect of combined manual therapy techniques with modalities on pain and discomfort of patients with fibromyalgia syndrome
Farhana Bashir, Praveen Kumar, Kumaraguruparan gopal

Page 189-192

Sleep quality among university students in the UAE
Omar Afandi, Humam Hawi, Lubna Mohammed, Fatima Salim, Alak Khaled Hameed, Rizwana B Shaikh, Shatha Al Sharbatti, Faheem Ahmed Khan

Page 193-199

Knowledge, Attitude and practice study on breastfeeding among mothers in Ajman, UAE
Areej Syed, Muniza Satti, Shilpa Rima, Syed Osama Sahir, Zubeda Mohiddin, Shatha Al Sharbatti, Rizwana B Shaikh, Faheem Ahmed Khan

Page 200-206

Bone mineral density of patients attending a clinic in Dubai
Freshteh Hosseini Dana, Faisal Al-shammari, Asma’uSadiq, Maryam Nurudeen Abdurahman, Golshid Lotfizadeh, Shatha Al-Sharbatti, Rizwana B Shaikh, Faheem Ahmed Khan

Page 207-211

Prevalence of sports injuries among high school students in United Arab Emirates.
Joud Naif, Irfan Ahmed, Alireza Amin, Faheem Ahmed Khan, Rizwana B Shaikh, Shatha Al Sharbatti

Page 212-215

The effects of physical exercise on mental health among adults in Ajman UAE
Hira Fatima, Sidra Mansha Sohail, Fatima Rana, Amina Saleh, Hanaan Ashraf, Faheem Ahmed Khan, Rizwana B Shaikh, Shatha Al Sharbatti

Page 216-220

Consumption pattern of nutritional health drinks and energy drinks among university students in Ajman, UAE
Yara Alkhoury, Shery Jacob, Mona Hassan, Shamsiya Fathima, Jamila Tambawel, Fatima Mohammed Trooshi, Hajara Ayat Usman, Fatima Gimba, Habiba Rabiu Dabo, Hajara Ibrahim Sajoh, Alyya Fadel Gabur, Maryamossadat Moussavi, Sayma Aminu D, Maryam Aliyu Umar

Page 221-225
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