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Mapping routine measles vaccination in low- and middle-income countries.

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The safe, highly effective measles vaccine has been recommended globally since 1974, yet in 2017 there were more than 17 million cases of measles and 83,400 deaths in children under 5 years old, and more than 99% of both occurred in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs)<sup>1-4</sup>. Globally comparable, annual, local estimates of routine ... Read more >>

Nature (Nature)
[2021, 589(7842):415-419]

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Students' Perspective on Online Medical Education Amidst the COVID-19 Pandemic in Nepal.

Samata Nepal, Alok Atreya, Ritesh G Menezes, Ruban Raj Joshi,

<h4>Background</h4>The lockdown strategy adopted to contain the spread of current pandemic of coronavirus disease has affected all sectors of life globally. Nepal also instructed all the educational institutions to shut down, medical colleges being no exception. One month into the lockdown all the medical colleges in Nepal started online classes ... Read more >>

J Nepal Health Res Counc (Journal of Nepal Health Research Council)
[2020, 18(3):551-555]

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Anticoagulation-related nephropathy for the internist: a concise review.

Kenechukwu Mezue, Pradhum Ram, Obiora Egbuche, Ritesh G Menezes, Edgar Lerma, Janani Rangaswami,

Anticoagulation-related nephropathy (ARN) is a clinical entity that has significant morbidity and mortality consequences/burden but has not been well described. Consequently, ARN has been underdiagnosed and sub-optimally managed. ARN has been reported with warfarin use especially in the setting of supratherapeutic international normalized ratio (INR) but the association is far ... Read more >>

Am J Cardiovasc Dis (American journal of cardiovascular disease)
[2020, 10(4):301-305]

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Global burden of 369 diseases and injuries in 204 countries and territories, 1990-2019: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2019.

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<h4>Background</h4>In an era of shifting global agendas and expanded emphasis on non-communicable diseases and injuries along with communicable diseases, sound evidence on trends by cause at the national level is essential. The Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors Study (GBD) provides a systematic scientific assessment of published, publicly ... Read more >>

Lancet (Lancet (London, England))
[2020, 396(10258):1204-1222]

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Global age-sex-specific fertility, mortality, healthy life expectancy (HALE), and population estimates in 204 countries and territories, 1950-2019: a comprehensive demographic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2019.

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<h4>Background</h4>Accurate and up-to-date assessment of demographic metrics is crucial for understanding a wide range of social, economic, and public health issues that affect populations worldwide. The Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors Study (GBD) 2019 produced updated and comprehensive demographic assessments of the key indicators of fertility, mortality, ... Read more >>

Lancet (Lancet (London, England))
[2020, 396(10258):1160-1203]

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Suicidal Ideation Among Medical Students in Dammam, Saudi Arabia.

Mohammed Madadin, Ritesh G Menezes, Maha A Alassaf, Abdulaziz M Almulhim, Mahdi S Abumadini, Fatimah A Alnemer, Fatimah R Alrasheed, Alawiah K Alramadhan,

<i>Background:</i> Medical students are at high risk of suicidal ideation. <i>Aim:</i> We aimed to obtain information on suicidal ideation among medical students in Dammam located in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia. <i>Method:</i> This cross-sectional study was conducted at the College of Medicine affiliated with Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University ... Read more >>

Crisis (Crisis)
[2020, :1-6]

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Mapping geographical inequalities in access to drinking water and sanitation facilities in low-income and middle-income countries, 2000-17.

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<h4>Background</h4>Universal access to safe drinking water and sanitation facilities is an essential human right, recognised in the Sustainable Development Goals as crucial for preventing disease and improving human wellbeing. Comprehensive, high-resolution estimates are important to inform progress towards achieving this goal. We aimed to produce high-resolution geospatial estimates of access ... Read more >>

Lancet Glob Health (The Lancet. Global health)
[2020, 8(9):e1162-e1185]

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Chest computed tomography findings in hospitalized COVID-19 patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Syed Zaki Muhammad, Areeba Ahmed, Izza Shahid, Abdullah Khalid, Ritesh G Menezes, Muhammad Usman Sheikh, Tariq Jamal Siddiqi, Muhammad Shariq Usman, Faisal Khosa,

Most studies evaluating chest computed tomography (CT) features in coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) have been small-sized and have presented varied findings. We aim to systematically review these studies and to conduct a meta-analysis of their results to provide a well-powered assessment of chest CT findings in patients with COVID-19. PubMed ... Read more >>

Infez Med (Le infezioni in medicina)
[2020, 28(3):295-301]

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Estimating global injuries morbidity and mortality: methods and data used in the Global Burden of Disease 2017 study.

Spencer L James, Chris D Castle, Zachary V Dingels, Jack T Fox, Erin B Hamilton, Zichen Liu, Nicholas L S Roberts, Dillon O Sylte, Gregory J Bertolacci, Matthew Cunningham, Nathaniel J Henry, Kate E LeGrand, Ahmed Abdelalim, Ibrahim Abdollahpour, Rizwan Suliankatchi Abdulkader, Aidin Abedi, Kedir Hussein Abegaz, Akine Eshete Abosetugn, Abdelrahman I Abushouk, Oladimeji M Adebayo, Jose C Adsuar, Shailesh M Advani, Marcela Agudelo-Botero, Tauseef Ahmad, Muktar Beshir Ahmed, Rushdia Ahmed, Miloud Taki Eddine Aichour, Fares Alahdab, Fahad Mashhour Alanezi, Niguse Meles Alema, Biresaw Wassihun Alemu, Suliman A Alghnam, Beriwan Abdulqadir Ali, Saqib Ali, Cyrus Alinia, Vahid Alipour, Syed Mohamed Aljunid, Amir Almasi-Hashiani, Nihad A Almasri, Khalid Altirkawi, Yasser Sami Abdeldayem Amer, Catalina Liliana Andrei, Alireza Ansari-Moghaddam, Carl Abelardo T Antonio, Davood Anvari, Seth Christopher Yaw Appiah, Jalal Arabloo, Morteza Arab-Zozani, Zohreh Arefi, Olatunde Aremu, Filippo Ariani, Amit Arora, Malke Asaad, Beatriz Paulina Ayala Quintanilla, Getinet Ayano, Martin Amogre Ayanore, Ghasem Azarian, Alaa Badawi, Ashish D Badiye, Atif Amin Baig, Mohan Bairwa, Ahad Bakhtiari, Arun Balachandran, Maciej Banach, Srikanta K Banerjee, Palash Chandra Banik, Amrit Banstola, Suzanne Lyn Barker-Collo, Till Winfried Bärnighausen, Akbar Barzegar, Mohsen Bayati, Shahrzad Bazargan-Hejazi, Neeraj Bedi, Masoud Behzadifar, Habte Belete, Derrick A Bennett, Isabela M Bensenor, Kidanemaryam Berhe, Akshaya Srikanth Bhagavathula, Pankaj Bhardwaj, Anusha Ganapati Bhat, Krittika Bhattacharyya, Zulfiqar A Bhutta, Sadia Bibi, Ali Bijani, Archith Boloor, Guilherme Borges, Rohan Borschmann, Antonio Maria Borzì, Soufiane Boufous, Dejana Braithwaite, Nikolay Ivanovich Briko, Traolach Brugha, Shyam S Budhathoki, Josip Car, Rosario Cárdenas, Félix Carvalho, João Mauricio Castaldelli-Maia, Carlos A Castañeda-Orjuela, Giulio Castelpietra, Ferrán Catalá-López, Ester Cerin, Joht S Chandan, Jens Robert Chapman, Vijay Kumar Chattu, Soosanna Kumary Chattu, Irini Chatziralli, Neha Chaudhary, Daniel Youngwhan Cho, Jee-Young J Choi, Mohiuddin Ahsanul Kabir Chowdhury, Devasahayam J Christopher, Dinh-Toi Chu, Flavia M Cicuttini, João M Coelho, Vera M Costa, Saad M A Dahlawi, Ahmad Daryani, Claudio Alberto Dávila-Cervantes, Diego De Leo, Feleke Mekonnen Demeke, Gebre Teklemariam Demoz, Desalegn Getnet Demsie, Kebede Deribe, Rupak Desai, Mostafa Dianati Nasab, Diana Dias da Silva, Zahra Sadat Dibaji Forooshani, Hoa Thi Do, Kerrie E Doyle, Tim Robert Driscoll, Eleonora Dubljanin, Bereket Duko Adema, Arielle Wilder Eagan, Demelash Abewa Elemineh, Shaimaa I El-Jaafary, Ziad El-Khatib, Christian Lycke Ellingsen, Maysaa El Sayed Zaki, Sharareh Eskandarieh, Oghenowede Eyawo, Pawan Sirwan Faris, Andre Faro, Farshad Farzadfar, Seyed-Mohammad Fereshtehnejad, Eduarda Fernandes, Pietro Ferrara, Florian Fischer, Morenike Oluwatoyin Folayan, Artem Alekseevich Fomenkov, Masoud Foroutan, Joel Msafiri Francis, Richard Charles Franklin, Takeshi Fukumoto, Biniyam Sahiledengle Geberemariyam, Hadush Gebremariam, Ketema Bizuwork Gebremedhin, Leake G Gebremeskel, Gebreamlak Gebremedhn Gebremeskel, Berhe Gebremichael, Getnet Azeze Gedefaw, Birhanu Geta, Agegnehu Bante Getenet, Mansour Ghafourifard, Farhad Ghamari, Reza Ghanei Gheshlagh, Asadollah Gholamian, Syed Amir Gilani, Tiffany K Gill, Amir Hossein Goudarzian, Alessandra C Goulart, Ayman Grada, Michal Grivna, Rafael Alves Guimarães, Yuming Guo, Gaurav Gupta, Juanita A Haagsma, Brian James Hall, Randah R Hamadeh, Samer Hamidi, Demelash Woldeyohannes Handiso, Josep Maria Haro, Amir Hasanzadeh, Shoaib Hassan, Soheil Hassanipour, Hadi Hassankhani, Hamid Yimam Hassen, Rasmus Havmoeller, Delia Hendrie, Fatemeh Heydarpour, Martha Híjar, Hung Chak Ho, Chi Linh Hoang, Michael K Hole, Ramesh Holla, Naznin Hossain, Mehdi Hosseinzadeh, Sorin Hostiuc, Guoqing Hu, Segun Emmanuel Ibitoye, Olayinka Stephen Ilesanmi, Leeberk Raja Inbaraj, Seyed Sina Naghibi Irvani, M Mofizul Islam, Sheikh Mohammed Shariful Islam, Rebecca Q Ivers, Mohammad Ali Jahani, Mihajlo Jakovljevic, Farzad Jalilian, Sudha Jayaraman, Achala Upendra Jayatilleke, Ravi Prakash Jha, Yetunde O John-Akinola, Jost B Jonas, Kelly M Jones, Nitin Joseph, Farahnaz Joukar, Jacek Jerzy Jozwiak, Suresh Banayya Jungari, Mikk Jürisson, Ali Kabir, Amaha Kahsay, Leila R Kalankesh, Rohollah Kalhor, Teshome Abegaz Kamil, Tanuj Kanchan, Neeti Kapoor, Manoochehr Karami, Amir Kasaeian, Hagazi Gebremedhin Kassaye, Taras Kavetskyy, Gbenga A Kayode, Peter Njenga Keiyoro, Abraham Getachew Kelbore, Yousef Saleh Khader, Morteza Abdullatif Khafaie, Nauman Khalid, Ibrahim A Khalil, Rovshan Khalilov, Maseer Khan, Ejaz Ahmad Khan, Junaid Khan, Tripti Khanna, Salman Khazaei, Habibolah Khazaie, Roba Khundkar, Daniel N Kiirithio, Young-Eun Kim, Yun Jin Kim, Daniel Kim, Sezer Kisa, Adnan Kisa, Hamidreza Komaki, Shivakumar K M Kondlahalli, Ali Koolivand, Vladimir Andreevich Korshunov, Ai Koyanagi, Moritz U G Kraemer, Kewal Krishan, Barthelemy Kuate Defo, Burcu Kucuk Bicer, Nuworza Kugbey, Nithin Kumar, Manasi Kumar, Vivek Kumar, Narinder Kumar, Girikumar Kumaresh, Faris Hasan Lami, Van C Lansingh, Savita Lasrado, Arman Latifi, Paolo Lauriola, Carlo La Vecchia, Janet L Leasher, Shaun Wen Huey Lee, Shanshan Li, Xuefeng Liu, Alan D Lopez, Paulo A Lotufo, Ronan A Lyons, Daiane Borges Machado, Mohammed Madadin, Muhammed Magdy Abd El Razek, Narayan Bahadur Mahotra, Marek Majdan, Azeem Majeed, Venkatesh Maled, Deborah Carvalho Malta, Navid Manafi, Amir Manafi, Ana-Laura Manda, Narayana Manjunatha, Fariborz Mansour-Ghanaei, Mohammad Ali Mansournia, Joemer C Maravilla, Amanda J Mason-Jones, Seyedeh Zahra Masoumi, Benjamin Ballard Massenburg, Pallab K Maulik, Man Mohan Mehndiratta, Zeleke Aschalew Melketsedik, Peter T N Memiah, Walter Mendoza, Ritesh G Menezes, Melkamu Merid Mengesha, Tuomo J Meretoja, Atte Meretoja, Hayimro Edemealem Merie, Tomislav Mestrovic, Bartosz Miazgowski, Tomasz Miazgowski, Ted R Miller, G K Mini, Andreea Mirica, Erkin M Mirrakhimov, Mehdi Mirzaei-Alavijeh, Prasanna Mithra, Babak Moazen, Masoud Moghadaszadeh, Efat Mohamadi, Yousef Mohammad, Aso Mohammad Darwesh, Abdollah Mohammadian-Hafshejani, Reza Mohammadpourhodki, Shafiu Mohammed, Jemal Abdu Mohammed, Farnam Mohebi, Mohammad A Mohseni Bandpei, Mariam Molokhia, Lorenzo Monasta, Yoshan Moodley, Masoud Moradi, Ghobad Moradi, Maziar Moradi-Lakeh, Rahmatollah Moradzadeh, Lidia Morawska, Ilais Moreno Velásquez, Shane Douglas Morrison, Tilahun Belete Mossie, Atalay Goshu Muluneh, Kamarul Imran Musa, Ghulam Mustafa, Mehdi Naderi, Ahamarshan Jayaraman Nagarajan, Gurudatta Naik, Mukhammad David Naimzada, Farid Najafi, Vinay Nangia, Bruno Ramos Nascimento, Morteza Naserbakht, Vinod Nayak, Javad Nazari, Duduzile Edith Ndwandwe, Ionut Negoi, Josephine W Ngunjiri, Trang Huyen Nguyen, Cuong Tat Nguyen, Diep Ngoc Nguyen, Huong Lan Thi Nguyen, Rajan Nikbakhsh, Dina Nur Anggraini Ningrum, Chukwudi A Nnaji, Richard Ofori-Asenso, Felix Akpojene Ogbo, Onome Bright Oghenetega, In-Hwan Oh, Andrew T Olagunju, Tinuke O Olagunju, Ahmed Omar Bali, Obinna E Onwujekwe, Heather M Orpana, Erika Ota, Nikita Otstavnov, Stanislav S Otstavnov, Mahesh P A, Jagadish Rao Padubidri, Smita Pakhale, Keyvan Pakshir, Songhomitra Panda-Jonas, Eun-Kee Park, Sangram Kishor Patel, Ashish Pathak, Sanghamitra Pati, Kebreab Paulos, Amy E Peden, Veincent Christian Filipino Pepito, Jeevan Pereira, Michael R Phillips, Roman V Polibin, Suzanne Polinder, Farshad Pourmalek, Akram Pourshams, Hossein Poustchi, Swayam Prakash, Dimas Ria Angga Pribadi, Parul Puri, Zahiruddin Quazi Syed, Navid Rabiee, Mohammad Rabiee, Amir Radfar, Anwar Rafay, Ata Rafiee, Alireza Rafiei, Fakher Rahim, Siavash Rahimi, Muhammad Aziz Rahman, Ali Rajabpour-Sanati, Fatemeh Rajati, Ivo Rakovac, Sowmya J Rao, Vahid Rashedi, Prateek Rastogi, Priya Rathi, Salman Rawaf, Lal Rawal, Reza Rawassizadeh, Vishnu Renjith, Serge Resnikoff, Aziz Rezapour, Ana Isabel Ribeiro, Jennifer Rickard, Carlos Miguel Rios González, Leonardo Roever, Luca Ronfani, Gholamreza Roshandel, Basema Saddik, Hamid Safarpour, Mahdi Safdarian, S Mohammad Sajadi, Payman Salamati, Marwa R Rashad Salem, Hosni Salem, Inbal Salz, Abdallah M Samy, Juan Sanabria, Lidia Sanchez Riera, Milena M Santric Milicevic, Abdur Razzaque Sarker, Arash Sarveazad, Brijesh Sathian, Monika Sawhney, Mehdi Sayyah, David C Schwebel, Soraya Seedat, Subramanian Senthilkumaran, Seyedmojtaba Seyedmousavi, Feng Sha, Faramarz Shaahmadi, Saeed Shahabi, Masood Ali Shaikh, Mehran Shams-Beyranvand, Aziz Sheikh, Mika Shigematsu, Jae Il Shin, Rahman Shiri, Soraya Siabani, Inga Dora Sigfusdottir, Jasvinder A Singh, Pankaj Kumar Singh, Dhirendra Narain Sinha, Amin Soheili, Joan B Soriano, Muluken Bekele Sorrie, Ireneous N Soyiri, Mark A Stokes, Mu'awiyyah Babale Sufiyan, Bryan L Sykes, Rafael Tabarés-Seisdedos, Karen M Tabb, Biruk Wogayehu Taddele, Yonatal Mesfin Tefera, Arash Tehrani-Banihashemi, Gebretsadkan Hintsa Tekulu, Ayenew Kassie Tesema Tesema, Berhe Etsay Tesfay, Rekha Thapar, Mariya Vladimirovna Titova, Kenean Getaneh Tlaye, Hamid Reza Tohidinik, Roman Topor-Madry, Khanh Bao Tran, Bach Xuan Tran, Jaya Prasad Tripathy, Alexander C Tsai, Aristidis Tsatsakis, Lorainne Tudor Car, Irfan Ullah, Saif Ullah, Bhaskaran Unnikrishnan, Era Upadhyay, Olalekan A Uthman, Pascual R Valdez, Tommi Juhani Vasankari, Yousef Veisani, Narayanaswamy Venketasubramanian, Francesco S Violante, Vasily Vlassov, Yasir Waheed, Yuan-Pang Wang, Taweewat Wiangkham, Haileab Fekadu Wolde, Dawit Habte Woldeyes, Temesgen Gebeyehu Wondmeneh, Adam Belay Wondmieneh, Ai-Min Wu, Grant M A Wyper, Rajaram Yadav, Ali Yadollahpour, Yuichiro Yano, Sanni Yaya, Vahid Yazdi-Feyzabadi, Pengpeng Ye, Paul Yip, Engida Yisma, Naohiro Yonemoto, Seok-Jun Yoon, Yoosik Youm, Mustafa Z Younis, Zabihollah Yousefi, Chuanhua Yu, Yong Yu, Telma Zahirian Moghadam, Zoubida Zaidi, Sojib Bin Zaman, Mohammad Zamani, Hamed Zandian, Fatemeh Zarei, Zhi-Jiang Zhang, Yunquan Zhang, Arash Ziapour, Sanjay Zodpey, Rakhi Dandona, Samath Dhamminda Dharmaratne, Simon I Hay, Ali H Mokdad, David M Pigott, Robert C Reiner, Theo Vos,

<h4>Background</h4>While there is a long history of measuring death and disability from injuries, modern research methods must account for the wide spectrum of disability that can occur in an injury, and must provide estimates with sufficient demographic, geographical and temporal detail to be useful for policy makers. The Global Burden ... Read more >>

Inj Prev (Injury prevention : journal of the International Society for Child and Adolescent Injury Prevention)
[2020, 26(Supp 1):i125-i153]

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Antidiabetic drugs and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: A systematic review, meta-analysis and evidence map.

Jai Kumar, Roha Saeed Memon, Izza Shahid, Tehlil Rizwan, Maryam Zaman, Ritesh G Menezes, Sarwan Kumar, Tariq Jamal Siddiqi, Muhammad Shariq Usman,

<h4>Background</h4>The efficacy of antidiabetic agents for the treatment of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) remains unclear.<h4>Aim</h4>To conduct a meta-analysis to study the efficacy of pioglitazone and three novel anti-diabetic agents: glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) agonists, sodium-glucose co-transporter-2 (SGLT2) inhibitors, and dipeptidyl-peptidase-4 (DPP4) inhibitors in treating NAFLD.<h4>Methods</h4>Online databases were searched in May ... Read more >>

Dig Liver Dis (Digestive and liver disease : official journal of the Italian Society of Gastroenterology and the Italian Association for the Study of the Liver)
[2021, 53(1):44-51]

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Malignant melanoma: Underlying epigenetic mechanisms.

Hussein Sabit, Feroze Kaliyadan, Ritesh G Menezes,

Although malignant melanoma is not the most common type of skin cancer, it is the most aggressive and fatal type as it can spread out and metastasize progressively. Early diagnosis and interventions lead to improved patient survival. The incidence rate of melanoma is dramatically increasing, with a few newer therapeutic ... Read more >>

Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol (Indian journal of dermatology, venereology and leprology)
[2020, 86(5):475-481]

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Measuring universal health coverage based on an index of effective coverage of health services in 204 countries and territories, 1990-2019: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2019.

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<h4>Background</h4>Achieving universal health coverage (UHC) involves all people receiving the health services they need, of high quality, without experiencing financial hardship. Making progress towards UHC is a policy priority for both countries and global institutions, as highlighted by the agenda of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and WHO's Thirteenth ... Read more >>

Lancet (Lancet (London, England))
[2020, 396(10258):1250-1284]

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Author Correction: Mapping local patterns of childhood overweight and wasting in low- and middle-income countries between 2000 and 2017.

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An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via a link at the top of the paper. ... Read more >>

Nat Med (Nature medicine)
[2020, 26(8):1308]

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Histologic Reliability of Tissues from Embalmed Cadavers: Can They be Useful in Medical Education?

Abdulaziz K Abuhaimed, Abdulaziz M Almulhim, Faris A Alarfaj, Salam S Almustafa, Khulood M Alkhater, Mohammed J Al Yousef, Methal I Al Bayat, Mohammed Madadin, Ritesh G Menezes,

<h4>Background</h4>Current trends in medical curricula are shifting from teaching histology and pathology as stand-alone disciplines. Therefore, it would be useful to examine the potential value of integrating these into the anatomical dissection experience.<h4>Objectives</h4>The aim of this study was to assess the histologic reliability of tissues taken from embalmed cadavers in ... Read more >>

Saudi J Med Med Sci (Saudi journal of medicine & medical sciences)
[2020, 8(3):208-212]

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Mapping geographical inequalities in oral rehydration therapy coverage in low-income and middle-income countries, 2000-17.

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<h4>Background</h4>Oral rehydration solution (ORS) is a form of oral rehydration therapy (ORT) for diarrhoea that has the potential to drastically reduce child mortality; yet, according to UNICEF estimates, less than half of children younger than 5 years with diarrhoea in low-income and middle-income countries (LMICs) received ORS in 2016. A ... Read more >>

Lancet Glob Health (The Lancet. Global health)
[2020, 8(8):e1038-e1060]

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The Islamic perspective on physician-assisted suicide and euthanasia.

Mohammed Madadin, Houria S Al Sahwan, Khadijah K Altarouti, Sarraa A Altarouti, Zahra S Al Eswaikt, Ritesh G Menezes,

Physician-assisted suicide (PAS) and euthanasia can be debated from ethical and legal perspectives, and there are a variety of views regarding their acceptability and usefulness. Religion is considered an important factor in determining attitudes towards such practices. This narrative review aims to provide an overview of the Islamic perspective on ... Read more >>

Med Sci Law (Medicine, science, and the law)
[2020, 60(4):278-286]

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Mapping geographical inequalities in childhood diarrhoeal morbidity and mortality in low-income and middle-income countries, 2000-17: analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2017.

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<h4>Background</h4>Across low-income and middle-income countries (LMICs), one in ten deaths in children younger than 5 years is attributable to diarrhoea. The substantial between-country variation in both diarrhoea incidence and mortality is attributable to interventions that protect children, prevent infection, and treat disease. Identifying subnational regions with the highest burden and ... Read more >>

Lancet (Lancet (London, England))
[2020, 395(10239):1779-1801]

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Health sector spending and spending on HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria, and development assistance for health: progress towards Sustainable Development Goal 3.

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<h4>Background</h4>Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 3 aims to "ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages". While a substantial effort has been made to quantify progress towards SDG3, less research has focused on tracking spending towards this goal. We used spending estimates to measure progress in financing the ... Read more >>

Lancet (Lancet (London, England))
[2020, 396(10252):693-724]

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Mapping local patterns of childhood overweight and wasting in low- and middle-income countries between 2000 and 2017.

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A double burden of malnutrition occurs when individuals, household members or communities experience both undernutrition and overweight. Here, we show geospatial estimates of overweight and wasting prevalence among children under 5 years of age in 105 low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) from 2000 to 2017 and aggregate these to policy-relevant ... Read more >>

Nat Med (Nature medicine)
[2020, 26(5):750-759]

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Cigarette smoking dose-response and suicidal ideation among young people in Nepal: a cross-sectional study.

Brijesh Sathian, Ritesh G Menezes, Mohammad Asim, Ahammed Mekkodathil, Jayadevan Sreedharan, Indrajit Banerjee, Edwin R van Teijlingen, Bedanta Roy, Supram Hosuru Subramanya, Magdy A Kharoshah, Elayedath Rajesh, Ullasa Shetty, M Arun, Pradhum Ram, Vinod K Srivastava,

Background:Worldwide, tobacco smoking is a major risk factor for morbidity and early mortality among adult population. The present study aimed to find out the association between current smoking and suicidal ideation among young people in Nepal. Materials and Methods:A cross-sectional questionnaire-based survey was carried out among 452 youths from Pokhara, ... Read more >>

Nepal J Epidemiol (Nepal journal of epidemiology)
[2020, 10(1):821-829]

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The burden of unintentional drowning: global, regional and national estimates of mortality from the Global Burden of Disease 2017 Study.

Richard Charles Franklin, Amy E Peden, Erin B Hamilton, Catherine Bisignano, Chris D Castle, Zachary V Dingels, Simon I Hay, Zichen Liu, Ali H Mokdad, Nicholas L S Roberts, Dillon O Sylte, Theo Vos, Gdiom Gebreheat Abady, Akine Eshete Abosetugn, Rushdia Ahmed, Fares Alahdab, Catalina Liliana Andrei, Carl Abelardo T Antonio, Jalal Arabloo, Aseb Arba Kinfe Arba, Ashish D Badiye, Shankar M Bakkannavar, Maciej Banach, Palash Chandra Banik, Amrit Banstola, Suzanne Lyn Barker-Collo, Akbar Barzegar, Mohsen Bayati, Pankaj Bhardwaj, Soumyadeep Bhaumik, Zulfiqar A Bhutta, Ali Bijani, Archith Boloor, Félix Carvalho, Mohiuddin Ahsanul Kabir Chowdhury, Dinh-Toi Chu, Samantha M Colquhoun, Henok Dagne, Baye Dagnew, Lalit Dandona, Rakhi Dandona, Ahmad Daryani, Samath Dhamminda Dharmaratne, Zahra Sadat Dibaji Forooshani, Hoa Thi Do, Tim Robert Driscoll, Arielle Wilder Eagan, Ziad El-Khatib, Eduarda Fernandes, Irina Filip, Florian Fischer, Berhe Gebremichael, Gaurav Gupta, Juanita A Haagsma, Shoaib Hassan, Delia Hendrie, Chi Linh Hoang, Michael K Hole, Ramesh Holla, Sorin Hostiuc, Mowafa Househ, Olayinka Stephen Ilesanmi, Leeberk Raja Inbaraj, Seyed Sina Naghibi Irvani, M Mofizul Islam, Rebecca Q Ivers, Achala Upendra Jayatilleke, Farahnaz Joukar, Rohollah Kalhor, Tanuj Kanchan, Neeti Kapoor, Amir Kasaeian, Maseer Khan, Ejaz Ahmad Khan, Jagdish Khubchandani, Kewal Krishan, G Anil Kumar, Paolo Lauriola, Alan D Lopez, Mohammed Madadin, Marek Majdan, Venkatesh Maled, Navid Manafi, Ali Manafi, Martin McKee, Hagazi Gebre Meles, Ritesh G Menezes, Tuomo J Meretoja, Ted R Miller, Prasanna Mithra, Abdollah Mohammadian-Hafshejani, Reza Mohammadpourhodki, Farnam Mohebi, Mariam Molokhia, Ghulam Mustafa, Ionut Negoi, Cuong Tat Nguyen, Huong Lan Thi Nguyen, Andrew T Olagunju, Tinuke O Olagunju, Jagadish Rao Padubidri, Keyvan Pakshir, Ashish Pathak, Suzanne Polinder, Dimas Ria Angga Pribadi, Navid Rabiee, Amir Radfar, Saleem Muhammad Rana, Jennifer Rickard, Saeed Safari, Payman Salamati, Abdallah M Samy, Abdur Razzaque Sarker, David C Schwebel, Subramanian Senthilkumaran, Faramarz Shaahmadi, Masood Ali Shaikh, Jae Il Shin, Pankaj Kumar Singh, Amin Soheili, Mark A Stokes, Hafiz Ansar Rasul Suleria, Ingan Ukur Tarigan, Mohamad-Hani Temsah, Berhe Etsay Tesfay, Pascual R Valdez, Yousef Veisani, Pengpeng Ye, Naohiro Yonemoto, Chuanhua Yu, Hasan Yusefzadeh, Sojib Bin Zaman, Zhi-Jiang Zhang, Spencer L James,

<h4>Background</h4>Drowning is a leading cause of injury-related mortality globally. Unintentional drowning (International Classification of Diseases (ICD) 10 codes W65-74 and ICD9 E910) is one of the 30 mutually exclusive and collectively exhaustive causes of injury-related mortality in the Global Burden of Disease (GBD) study. This study's objective is to describe ... Read more >>

Inj Prev (Injury prevention : journal of the International Society for Child and Adolescent Injury Prevention)
[2020, 26(Supp 1):i83-i95]

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Pulmonary tuberculosis in a cohort of forensic autopsies: a preliminary study from Saudi Arabia.

Mohammed Madadin, Ritesh G Menezes, Dalal M Al Tamimi, Magdy A Kharoshah, Mohammad Al Hamad, Mona Al-Nasser, Osama M Al Madani,

J Int Med Res (The Journal of international medical research)
[2020, 48(2):300060519896434]

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The global, regional, and national burden of cirrhosis by cause in 195 countries and territories, 1990-2017: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2017.

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<h4>Background</h4>Cirrhosis and other chronic liver diseases (collectively referred to as cirrhosis in this paper) are a major cause of morbidity and mortality globally, although the burden and underlying causes differ across locations and demographic groups. We report on results from the Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors Study ... Read more >>

Lancet Gastroenterol Hepatol (The lancet. Gastroenterology & hepatology)
[2020, 5(3):245-266]

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Epidemiology of injuries from fire, heat and hot substances: global, regional and national morbidity and mortality estimates from the Global Burden of Disease 2017 study.

Spencer L James, Lydia R Lucchesi, Catherine Bisignano, Chris D Castle, Zachary V Dingels, Jack T Fox, Erin B Hamilton, Nathaniel J Henry, Darrah McCracken, Nicholas L S Roberts, Dillon O Sylte, Alireza Ahmadi, Muktar Beshir Ahmed, Fares Alahdab, Vahid Alipour, Zewudu Andualem, Carl Abelardo T Antonio, Jalal Arabloo, Ashish D Badiye, Mojtaba Bagherzadeh, Amrit Banstola, Till Winfried Bärnighausen, Akbar Barzegar, Mohsen Bayati, Soumyadeep Bhaumik, Ali Bijani, Gene Bukhman, Félix Carvalho, Christopher Stephen Crowe, Koustuv Dalal, Ahmad Daryani, Mostafa Dianati Nasab, Hoa Thi Do, Huyen Phuc Do, Aman Yesuf Endries, Eduarda Fernandes, Irina Filip, Florian Fischer, Takeshi Fukumoto, Ketema Bizuwork Bizuwork Gebremedhin, Gebreamlak Gebremedhn Gebremeskel, Syed Amir Gilani, Juanita A Haagsma, Samer Hamidi, Sorin Hostiuc, Mowafa Househ, Ehimario U Igumbor, Olayinka Stephen Ilesanmi, Seyed Sina Naghibi Irvani, Achala Upendra Jayatilleke, Amaha Kahsay, Neeti Kapoor, Amir Kasaeian, Yousef Saleh Khader, Ibrahim A Khalil, Ejaz Ahmad Khan, Maryam Khazaee-Pool, Yoshihiro Kokubo, Alan D Lopez, Mohammed Madadin, Marek Majdan, Venkatesh Maled, Reza Malekzadeh, Navid Manafi, Ali Manafi, Srikanth Mangalam, Benjamin Ballard Massenburg, Hagazi Gebre Meles, Ritesh G Menezes, Tuomo J Meretoja, Bartosz Miazgowski, Ted R Miller, Abdollah Mohammadian-Hafshejani, Reza Mohammadpourhodki, Shane Douglas Morrison, Ionut Negoi, Trang Huyen Nguyen, Son Hoang Nguyen, Cuong Tat Nguyen, Molly R Nixon, Andrew T Olagunju, Tinuke O Olagunju, Jagadish Rao Padubidri, Suzanne Polinder, Navid Rabiee, Mohammad Rabiee, Amir Radfar, Vafa Rahimi-Movaghar, Salman Rawaf, David Laith Rawaf, Aziz Rezapour, Jennifer Rickard, Elias Merdassa Roro, Nobhojit Roy, Roya Safari-Faramani, Payman Salamati, Abdallah M Samy, Maheswar Satpathy, Monika Sawhney, David C Schwebel, Subramanian Senthilkumaran, Sadaf G Sepanlou, Mika Shigematsu, Amin Soheili, Mark A Stokes, Hamid Reza Tohidinik, Bach Xuan Tran, Pascual R Valdez, Tissa Wijeratne, Engida Yisma, Zoubida Zaidi, Mohammad Zamani, Zhi-Jiang Zhang, Simon I Hay, Ali H Mokdad,

<h4>Background</h4>Past research has shown how fires, heat and hot substances are important causes of health loss globally. Detailed estimates of the morbidity and mortality from these injuries could help drive preventative measures and improved access to care.<h4>Methods</h4>We used the Global Burden of Disease 2017 framework to produce three main results. ... Read more >>

Inj Prev (Injury prevention : journal of the International Society for Child and Adolescent Injury Prevention)
[2020, 26(Supp 1):i36-i45]

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Clinicians' Attitudes Towards Do-Not-Resuscitate Directives in a Teaching Hospital in Saudi Arabia.

Mohammed Madadin, Gada M Alsaffar, Sara M AlEssa, Afnan Khan, Dania A Badghaish, Shahad M Algarni, Ritesh G Menezes,

The Do-Not-Resuscitate (DNR) directive has provided a major leap in end-of-life care. To demonstrate the factors influencing physicians' DNR decisions in King Fahd University Hospital in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia, 42 physicians from the medical and surgical departments of the same center were requested to participate in a ... Read more >>

Cureus (Cureus)
[2019, 11(12):e6510]

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