Full Text Journal Articles by
Author Mukhtiar Baig

Advertisement

Find full text journal articles






Impact of serum and follicular fluid kisspeptin and estradiol on oocyte maturity and endometrial thickness among unexplained infertile females during ICSI.

Rehana Rehman, Amara Zafar, Arzina Aziz Ali, Mukhtiar Baig, Faiza Alam,

OBJECTIVE:To relate serum and follicular fluid (FF) kisspeptin and estradiol levels in different stages of stimulation during Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI) with oocyte maturity and endometrial thickness among unexplained infertile females. METHODS:This cross-sectional study was carried out at the Australian Concept Infertility Medical Centre from March 2017 till March 2018. ... Read more >>

PLoS One (PloS one)
[2020, 15(10):e0239142]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Knowledge, awareness and practices regarding novel coronavirus among a sample of Pakistani population, a cross-sectional study.

Saba Tariq, Sundus Tariq, Mukhtiar Baig, Muhammad Saeed,

OBJECTIVES:We aimed to investigate knowledge, attitudes, and practices regarding coronavirus in a sample of the general Pakistani population. METHODS:This survey was carried out through The University of Faisalabad (TUF), Pakistan, between February 2020 to April 2020. The questionnaire was circulated on various online platforms to gather information. The data was ... Read more >>

Disaster Med Public Health Prep (Disaster medicine and public health preparedness)
[2020, :1-20]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Advertisement

Association of Serum Omentin-1, Chemerin, and Leptin with Acute Myocardial Infarction and its Risk Factors.

Mukhtiar Baig, Kamal Waheeb Alghalayini, Zohair Jamil Gazzaz, Hazem Atta,

Objective:To determine the association of serum omentin-1, chemerin, and leptin with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) and its risk factors among individuals admitted with AMI to the coronary care unit (CCU). Methods:The current case-control study was conducted at the CCU of King Abdulaziz University Hospital (KAUH), Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia ... Read more >>

(Pakistan journal of medical sciences)
[2020, 36(6):1183-1188]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Association of serum osteoprotegerin with severity of chronic liver disease in female patients: A potential biomarker.

Saba Tariq, Sundus Tariq, Shaista Hussain, Mukhtiar Baig,

Objective:To determine the association of serum osteoprotegerin (OPG) with the severity of chronic liver disease in female patients. Methods:This case-control study was conducted in Madina Teaching Hospital from 2019-2020.An institutional review board of University Medical and Dental College, The University of Faisalabad gave the approval to conduct the study. Only ... Read more >>

(Pakistan journal of medical sciences)
[2020, 36(6):1325-1329]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Persistence of Reverse Transcription-Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) Positivity in COVID-19 Recovered Patients: A Call for Revised Hospital Discharge Criteria.

Tahir Jameel, Mukhtiar Baig, Zohair J Gazzaz,

In the world scenario, the advent of COVID-19 has halted every aspect of life. It influenced every field of life, including the economy, and revealed the inadequacies in all nations' healthcare systems, from the most developed to the underdeveloped countries. There is a debate about the timing of antibodies production ... Read more >>

Cureus (Cureus)
[2020, 12(7):e9048]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Manuscript Writing and Publication Workshop: An Invoking Pilot Study on Enhancing Cognitive Research Capabilities in Health Sciences Institutes of Pakistan.

Mehwish Hussain, Rehana Rehman, Mukhtiar Baig,

Background With an upsurge in research in developing countries, researchers from allied sciences need to augment their skills for disseminating research work worldwide. Training workshop is one of the quick interventions which can enhance writing skills and ease research publication. Objective We designed this research to explore the perception of ... Read more >>

Cureus (Cureus)
[2020, 12(6):e8802]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Venetoclax in the Treatment of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia: Evidence, Expectations, and Future Prospects.

Saba Tariq, Sundus Tariq, Maliha Khan, Aysha Azhar, Mukhtiar Baig,

Chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) is the most common form of leukemia in the western adult population; it is also prevalent worldwide. The B cell lymphoma-2 (BCL-2) family proteins play a key role in regulating intrinsic apoptosis and, in many cancers, are the main culprits behind tumor survival and therapy resistance. ... Read more >>

Cureus (Cureus)
[2020, 12(6):e8908]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Predictors of misconceptions, knowledge, attitudes, and practices of COVID-19 pandemic among a sample of Saudi population and its impact: a cross-sectional study

Mukhtiar Baig, Tahir Jameel, Sami Alzahrani, Ahmad Mirza, Zohair Gazzaz, Tauseef Ahmad, Fizzah Baig, Saleh Almurashi,

Objectives: To explore the predictors of misconceptions, knowledge, attitudes, and practices of the COVID-19 pandemic among a sample of the Saudi population and its impact. Design: An online cross-sectional study. Setting: Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Participants: A total of 2006 participants [953(47.5%) females, and 1053(52.5%) males], and more than 18 years ... Read more >>

()
[, :]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Pandemic and Economic Impact.

Tauseef Ahmad, Haroon, Mukhtiar Baig, Jin Hui,

In less than two decades, the world has experienced three outbreaks of deadly Coronaviruses, including the recent pandemic of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in China. COVID-19 posed an emergency of international concerns, and cases have been reported in more than 200 countries/regions that resulted in health, lives, and economic losses. ... Read more >>

Pak J Med Sci (Pakistan journal of medical sciences)
[2020, 36(COVID19-S4):S73-S78]

Cited: 2 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Association of Dyslipidemia and Comorbidities with Risk Factors Among Diabetic Patients: A Retrospective Analysis.

Zohair Jamil Gazzaz, Rahila Iftikhar, Tahir Jameel, Mukhtiar Baig, Manal Abdulaziz Murad,

Purpose:To find out the association of dyslipidemia and comorbidities with risk factors among type-2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) patients attending King Abdulaziz University Hospital (KAUH) Jeddah, Saudi Arabia (SA). Patients and Methods:Three hundred and twenty-five T2DM patients were enrolled from the electronic record of the KAUH. The patients' existing comorbidities and ... Read more >>

Diabetes Metab Syndr Obes (Diabetes, metabolic syndrome and obesity : targets and therapy)
[2020, 13:935-941]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Blended Learning: The impact of blackboard formative assessment on the final marks and students' perception of its effectiveness.

Mukhtiar Baig, Zohair Jamil Gazzaz, Mohammed Farouq,

Objective:To explore the impact of Blackboard (Bb) formative assessment on the final score in the endocrine module and determine the medical students' perception of the impact and effectiveness of Bb. Methods:This exploratory case study was carried out at the King Abdulaziz University (KAU), Jeddah, Saudi Arabia (SA). Blackboard was used ... Read more >>

(Pakistan journal of medical sciences)
[2020, 36(3):327-332]

Cited: 1 time

View full text PDF listing >>



Seroprevalence of hepatitis E virus infection in pregnant women: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Tauseef Ahmad, Jin Hui, Taha Hussain Musa, Masoud Behzadifar, Mukhtiar Baig,

BACKGROUND:Hepatitis E virus (HEV) infection has emerged as a global public health problem that affects millions of people every year. OBJECTIVE:Systematically review data on the prevalence of HEV IgG antibody among pregnant women around the world. DATA SOURCES:Potentially relevant studies were identified by a search of PubMed and ScienceDirect, and ... Read more >>

Ann Saudi Med (Annals of Saudi medicine)
[2020, 40(2):136-146]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Misdirected Patients in Orthopedic Outpatient Clinics: A Retrospective Four Years Data Analysis (23435 Patients).

Syed Muhammad Azfar, Manal Abdulaziz Murad, Syeda Azim, Mukhtiar Baig,

Objective To identify the frequency of misdirected patients in orthopedic outpatient clinics. Methodology This was a retrospective study done in a private hospital of Jeddah. Computer records of patients attending the orthopedic outpatient department (OPD) during the period of 2013-2017 were collected. Data were analysed using IBM SPSS version 23 (IBM ... Read more >>

Cureus (Cureus)
[2019, 11(12):e6526]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Relationship of Serum Leptin and Reproductive Hormones in Unexplained Infertile and Fertile Females.

Mukhtiar Baig, Abid Azhar, Rehana Rehman, Hareem Syed, Saba Tariq, Zohair J Gazzaz,

OBJECTIVE:To investigate the relationship between serum leptin and reproductive hormones in females with unexplained infertility (UI). METHODOLOGY:It was a case-control study conducted in the Gynecology and Obstetrics Department and Infertility Clinic, Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center (JPMC), Karachi, Pakistan. A total of 235 primary infertile females with an unidentified cause of infertility ... Read more >>

Cureus (Cureus)
[2019, 11(12):e6524]

Cited: 1 time

View full text PDF listing >>



Rapid Assessment of Physical Activity and its Association Among Patients with Low Back Pain.

Syed Muhammad Azfar, Manal Abdulaziz Murad, Syeda Azim, Mukhtiar Baig,

Objective To evaluate the physical activity levels in individuals with low back pain (LBP) and its relationship with various demographic variables like age, gender, number of days off from work and nature of occupation. Methodology This was a cross-sectional study that was done in a private hospital in Jeddah, Saudi ... Read more >>

Cureus (Cureus)
[2019, 11(12):e6373]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Frequency of and Various Factors Associated with Stress, Anxiety, and Depression among Low Back Pain Patients.

Syed Muhammad Azfar, Manal Abdulaziz Murad, Syeda R Azim, Mukhtiar Baig,

Objective To measure the frequency of depression, anxiety, and stress and its association with other variables i.e., age, gender, and off work hours among low back pain (LBP) patients attending an orthopedic outpatient department (OPD) at a private hospital in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia (SA). Methodology This is the cross-sectional study, ... Read more >>

Cureus (Cureus)
[2019, 11(9):e5701]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Relationship Between Smoking Habit and Sperm Parameters Among Patients Attending an Infertility Clinic.

Rehana Rehman, Nida Zahid, Sofia Amjad, Mukhtiar Baig, Zohair Jamil Gazzaz,

Background:This study aimed to estimate stress markers, oxidative stress (OS), reproductive hormones and sperm parameters in male smokers and non-smokers and observe the impact of oxidative stress markers and smoking on sperm count, motility and morphology in a selected population of Karachi, Pakistan. Methods:This cross-sectional study was conducted from July ... Read more >>

Front Physiol (Frontiers in physiology)
[2019, 10:1356]

Cited: 1 time

View full text PDF listing >>



Association between glycated hemoglobin (HbA1c) and the lipid profile in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus at a tertiary care hospital: a retrospective study.

Sami Hamdan Alzahrani, Mukhtiar Baig, Mooataz Mohammed Aashi, Faisal Khaled Al-Shaibi, Dalya Abdulrahman Alqarni, Wael Hassan Bakhamees,

Background:To investigate the association between glycated hemoglobin (HbA1c) and the lipid profile in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) at a tertiary care hospital in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia (SA). Methods:The present retrospective cross-sectional study was accomplished at the Faculty of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University (KAU), Jeddah, SA, between April ... Read more >>

Diabetes Metab Syndr Obes (Diabetes, metabolic syndrome and obesity : targets and therapy)
[2019, 12:1639-1644]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Prevalence and Association of Elevated Liver Transaminases in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Patients in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

Sami H Alzahrani, Mukhtiar Baig, Jamil I Bashawri, Mooataz M Aashi, Faisal K Shaibi, Dalya A Alqarni,

Background This study investigated the prevalence and association of liver transaminases in type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) patients at King Abdulaziz University Hospital (KAUH), Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Methods This retrospective, cross-sectional study was carried out on 211 T2DM patients at KAUH in 2017, and the Research Ethics Committee of KAUH ... Read more >>

Cureus (Cureus)
[2019, 11(7):e5166]

Cited: 1 time

View full text PDF listing >>



Assessment of quality of life (QoL) in breast cancer patients by using EORTC QLQ-C30 and BR-23 questionnaires: A tertiary care center survey in the western region of Saudi Arabia.

Muhammad Imran, Rolina Al-Wassia, Shadi Salem Alkhayyat, Mukhtiar Baig, Bashayer Abdulrahim Al-Saati,

This cross-sectional study is aimed at assessing the quality of life in a cohort of breast cancer patients at the Oncology Department, King Abdulaziz University Hospital (KAUH), King Abdulaziz University (KAU), Jeddah, Saudi Arabia (SA), and to differentiate QoL among different groups. Mean time since diagnosis was 3.97±1.90 years. European ... Read more >>

PLoS One (PloS one)
[2019, 14(7):e0219093]

Cited: 1 time

View full text PDF listing >>



Concept Mapping: a way of meaningful learning for medical students.

Rehana Rehman, Hasan Salman Siddiqi, Mukhtiar Baig,

J Pak Med Assoc (JPMA. The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association)
[2019, 69(7):1062]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Approaches Towards Professional Studies and Spare-time Activities Among Preclinical and Clinical Year Medical Students.

Tahir Jameel, Mukhtiar Baig, Zohair J Gazzaz, Jawad M Tashkandi, Nasser S Al Alhareth, Shahida A Khan, Nadeem S Butt,

Objective This study aims at a recognition of the differences in the study habits, approach to teaching resources, and spare-time activities of medical students in the preclinical and clinical training periods at King Abdulaziz University (KAU) Jeddah, Saudi Arabia (SA). Methods Study sampling was carried out in 2017 at the ... Read more >>

Cureus (Cureus)
[2019, 11(6):e4905]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Frequency and perceived causes of depression, anxiety and stress among medical students of a private medical institute in Karachi: a mixed method study.

Syeda Rubaba Azim, Mukhtiar Baig,

OBJECTIVE:To determine medical students' level of mental distress, assess their perceptions of its causes, and to gather their suggestions for possible solutions.. METHODS:The mixed-method qualitative-quantitative study was conducted at Liaquat National Medical College, Karachi, from August 2016 to March 2017, and comprised medical students across years 1 to 5. In ... Read more >>

J Pak Med Assoc (JPMA. The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association)
[2019, 69(6):840-845]

Cited: 4 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Frequency of orthopedic problems among patients attending an orthopedic outpatient department: a retrospective analysis of 23 495 cases.

Muhammad Azfar Syed, Syeda Rubaba Azim, Mukhtiar Baig,

BACKGROUND:Baseline statistical data on the current orthopedic outpatient load was needed to highlight the more frequent orthopedic problems. OBJECTIVE:Describe the frequency of orthopedic problems among patients attending the orthopedic outpatient department (OPD). DESIGN:Descriptive, retrospective medical record review. SETTINGS:Four-year data (2013-2017) was extracted from the computer records of patients attending the ... Read more >>

Ann Saudi Med (Annals of Saudi medicine)
[2019, 39(3):172-177]

Cited: 3 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Hand hygiene knowledge and attitude of medical students in western Saudi Arabia.

Marwan A Bakarman, Mukhtiar Baig, Ahmad A Malik, Zohair J Gazzaz, Mostafa M Mostafa, Mohamed A Zayed, Abdulaziz S Balubaid, Ahmed K Alzahrani,

Background:The practice of hand hygiene (HH) has prime importance among Health Care Professionals (HCPs) and non-compliance could cause adverse consequences. By keeping the importance of HH in mind, this study aims at investigating the knowledge and attitudes towards HH among medical students and interns at King Abdulaziz University (KAU), Jeddah, ... Read more >>

PeerJ (PeerJ)
[2019, 7:e6823]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Advertisement

Disclaimer
0.8618 s