Recent Submissions

  • Oral Health Statuses of Children and Young Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder: An Umbrella Review 

    Sami, Waqas; Ahmad, Mohammad Shakil; Shaik, Riyaz Ahamed; Miraj, Mohammad; Ahmad, Sadiya; ... more authors ( Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI) , 2023 , Article)
    This study aimed to comprehensively evaluate the oral health statuses of children and adults within the autism spectrum disorder (ASD) population through an umbrella review approach. The prevalence of dental caries, ...
  • Awareness, benefits, threats, attitudes, and satisfaction with AI tools among Asian and African higher education staff and students 

    Ahmad, Muayyad; Subih, Maha; Fawaz, Mirna; Alnuqaidan, Hanan; Abuejheisheh, Ashraf; ... more authors ( Kaplan Singapore , 2024 , Article)
    Artificial intelligence (AI) tools are now used in our daily lives. This study aimed to explore the level of awareness, perceived benefits, threats, attitudes, and level of satisfaction with AI tools among individuals ...
  • Nurses’ knowledge, attitudes and practices towards palliative care provided to patients diagnosed with cancer 

    Altarawneh, Walaa Mohammed; Masa’deh, Rami; Hamaideh, Shaher H.; Saleh, Ahmad M.; Alhalaiqa, Fadwa ( Public Library of Science , 2023 , Article)
    Aim and objectives This study aimed to explore the levels of knowledge, attitudes, and practices toward palliative care (PC) among nurses working with patients diagnosed with cancer in Jordan. Background PC is a growing ...
  • Constructing and testing the psychometrics of an instrument to measure the attitudes, benefits, and threats associated with the use of Artificial Intelligence tools in higher education 

    Ahmad, Muayyad; Alhalaiqa, Fadwa; Subih, Maha ( Kaplan Singapore , 2023 , Article)
    Under the acceleration in the body of information regarding AI technology and the paucity of instruments that assess the views and reactions of consumers, we have constructed this instrument to measure the attitudes, ...
  • The Lived Experience of Parent Caregivers of Adolescents with Mental Illness: A Phenomenological Study 

    Al Yahyaei, Asma; Al Omari, Omar; Sharour, Loai Abu; Cayaban, Arcalyd Rose; Shebani, Zubaida; ... more authors ( Shiraz University of Medical Sciences , 2024 , Article)
    Background: The challenges faced by parents of adolescents with mental disorders are profound and multifaceted. Therefore, this study aimed to explore the lived experiences and concerns of parents of adolescents with mental ...
  • Psychometric Properties of the Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Checklist among the Lebanese Population Exposed to the Beirut Explosion: A Cross-Sectional Study during the COVID-19 Pandemic 

    Alhalaiqa, Fadwa; Alfuqaha, Othman A; Masadeh, Rami; Khalifeh, Anas; Alsaraireh, Mahmoud; ... more authors ( Hindawi , 2023 , Article)
    Objective. This study was aimed at testing the psychometric properties of the posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) checklist for the Diagnostic Statistical Manual version 5 (DSM-5) (PCL-5) among the Lebanese population and ...
  • Fear and stress related to COVID-19 and associated factors among undergraduate nursing students in Qatar 

    Vahe, Kehyayan; Yasin, Yasin M.; Khraim, Fadi; Masaba, Arlene; Abed Alah, Muna ( Elsevier , 2023 , Article)
    BackgroundThe emergence of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) has had an impact on nearly every human being with millions of related infections and deaths. The negative impact of the pandemic on individuals' mental health ...
  • Self-reported functional status among spinal cord injury patients using the spinal cord independence measures III: Integrative literature review 

    Nassar, Salam Amin; Khraim, Fadi; Forgave, Daniel; Hajaj, Ahmed ( qscience , 2023 , Article Review)
    Increasing attention to engaging spinal cord injury (SCI) patients with their rehabilitation entails self-assessment of their functional status. The Spinal Cord Independence Measures Self-Report (SCIM-SR) was specifically ...
  • Effect of pre-operative education on post-operative pain management among adult patients undergoing elective surgery: An integrative review 

    Adam Albalushi, Sameera Liaqat; Khraim, Fadi; Al-Tawafsheh, Atef M.M.; Forgrave, Daniel ( Australian College of Perioperative Nurses , 2023 , Article)
    Introduction: Adequate pain control for surgical patients is an important aspect of their post-operative care. To manage pain, health care professionals use pharmacological and non-pharmacological strategies. A significant ...
  • Job satisfaction among expatriate nurses during the COVID-19 pandemic: A cross-sectional study 

    Yasin, Yasin M.; Khraim, Fadi; Kehyayan, Vahe ( Wiley , 2023 , Article)
    Aim: To investigate the association between job resources, job satisfaction, and moderating effect of COVID-19 anxiety and practice setting among expatriate acute care nurses in Qatar. Background: Expatriate nurses are ...
  • Global Burden of Cardiovascular Diseases and Risks, 1990-2022 

    George A., Mensah; Fuster, Valentin; Murray, Christopher J.L.; Roth, Gregory A.; Mensah, George A.; ... more authors ( Elsevier , 2023 , Other)
    The Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors Study (GBD) is a multinational collaborative research study with >10,000 collaborators around the world. GBD generates a time series of summary measures of health, ...
  • Effectiveness of Aromatherapy in Early Palliative Care for Oncology Patients: Blind Controlled Study 

    Khamis, Engy Abdel Rhman; Abu Raddaha, Ahmad H.; Nafae, Waleed Hamdy; Al-Sabeely, Amirat A.; Ebrahim, Elturabi E.; ... more authors ( West Asia Organization for Cancer Prevention (WAOCP), APOCP's West Asia Chapter. , 2023 , Article)
    Background: Palliative care is the active holistic treatment of people of all ages who have serious health-related suffering as a result of severe illness, and especially of those who are close to the end of life. Palliative ...
  • Association between metabolically healthy obesity and metastasis in lung cancer patients – a systematic review and meta-analysis 

    Malki, Ahmed; Shaik, Riyaz Ahamed; Sami, Waqas ( Frontiers Media , 2023 , Article Review)
    Background: Many clinical trials have looked at the relationship between obesity and lung cancer (LC), however, there is scarcity of literature specifically addressing the association between metabolically healthy obesity ...
  • Enhancing Cardiovascular Health and Functional Recovery in Stroke Survivors: A Randomized Controlled Trial of Stroke-Specific and Cardiac Rehabilitation Protocols for Optimized Rehabilitation 

    Rizvi, Moattar Raza; Sharma, Ankita; Malki, Ahmed; Sami, Waqas ( MDPI , 2023 , Article)
    Background: Stroke is a major contributor to disability and mortality globally. It leads to physical impairments, including weakness and cardiovascular deconditioning, posing significant challenges to stroke survivors’ ...
  • Complications of Intrathecal Baclofen Pump Therapy: An Institutional Experience from Saudi Arabia. 

    Qureshi, Ahmad Zaheer; Shacfe, Hasan; Ilyas, Amara; Ayaz, Saeed Bin; Aljamaan, Khalid Yousef; ... more authors ( MDPI , 2023 , Article)
    The intrathecal baclofen pump (ITB) is one of the advanced treatment options in the management of spasticity. This retrospective cohort study was conducted to identify the complications of ITB treatment at a tertiary care ...
  • Comparing the Effectiveness of Role-Play Simulation versus Real Patient Transferal Skills Training in Occupational Therapy Students in Saudi-Arabia-A Quasi-Experimental Study 

    Meny, Areej; Hayat, Aalia; Eldigire, Mohamed; Kaleem, Mohammed; Alharbi, Nouf; ... more authors ( Dove Press Ltd , 2023 , Article)
    Purpose: To compare the effectiveness of using role-play simulation as a possible alternative to real-patient training to teach transferal skills to occupational therapy students. Patients and Methods: Seventy-one occupational ...
  • Elevating athletic performance: Maximizing strength and power in long jumpers through combined low-intensity blood flow restriction and high-intensity resistance training 

    Pehzaan, Sarfabadi; Rizvi, Moattar Raza; Sharma, Ankita; Sami, Waqas; Sajid, Mirza Rizwan; ... more authors ( Elsevier , 2023 , Article)
    PurposeThis study aimed to evaluate the effects of low-intensity blood flow restriction (BFR) training and high-intensity resistance training (HI-RT) on the leaping performance of long-jumpers. Materials and methodsLong ...
  • Promising score for teaching and learning environment: an experience of a fledgling medical college in Saudi Arabia 

    Almansour, Mohammed; AlMehmadi, Bader A.; Zeb, Nida Gulzar; Matbouly, Ghassan; Sami, Waqas; ... more authors ( BMC , 2023 , Article)
    Background: Professional competency of graduates of an institute reflects its teaching and learning environment (TLE). This study aimed to provide a preliminary assessment of the TLE at the College of Medicine at Majmaah ...
  • A New Detection Function Model for Distance Sampling Based on the Burr XII Model 

    Alanzi, Ayed R. A.; Jamal, Farrukh; Tahir, Muhammad H.; Chesneau, Christophe; Kanwal, Sana; ... more authors ( MDPI , 2023 , Article)
    One of the most used techniques for determining animal abundance is distance sampling. The distance sampling framework depends on the idea of a detection function, and a number of options have been suggested. In this paper, ...
  • Functional Outcomes of Patients with Primary Brain Tumors Undergoing Inpatient Rehabilitation at a Tertiary Care Rehabilitation Facility in Saudi Arabia 

    Ullah, Sami; Qureshi, Ahmad Z.; Rathore, Farooq A.; Sami, Waqas; Moukais, Imad S.; ... more authors ( MDPI , 2023 , Article)
    Rehabilitation services play a crucial role in improving the functionality and quality of life of individuals with a brain tumor; however, outcomes of inpatient rehabilitation based on tumor characteristics are not well ...

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