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Can eating nuts have health-protective effects for breast cancer survivors?

Saudi Med J (Saudi medical journal)
[2021, 42(11):1257]

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Woodhouse-Sakati syndrome (WSS): A case report of 3 Saudi sisters with urogenital anomalies.

Mariam S Alharbi,

Woodhouse-Sakati syndrome (WSS) is a rare genetic condition of autosomal recessive inheritance pattern. The disease is characterized by a group of disorders, including diabetes mellitus, alopecia, hypogonadism, intellectual disability, and progressive extrapyramidal signs. This syndrome is related to an inherited neurodegenerative disorder's heterogeneous group characterized by the accumulation of iron ... Read more >>

Saudi Med J (Saudi medical journal)
[2021, 42(11):1237-1242]

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Clinical profiles and outcomes of acute ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction in young adults in a tertiary care center in Saudi Arabia.

Haitham Sakr, Ahmed S Azazy, Ali Hillani, Mohamed Ebada, Abdulrahman Alharbi, Saleh Alshalash, Rami Abazid, Abdulrahman Algassim,

<h4>Objectives</h4>To investigate the clinical profiles and outcomes of young adults presenting with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI).<h4>Methods</h4>We retrospectively reviewed King Saud Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, registry between January 2016 and November 2017 for all patients younger than 45 years old who were admitted with STEMI. We compared this study ... Read more >>

Saudi Med J (Saudi medical journal)
[2021, 42(11):1201-1208]

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The epidemiology and incidence of dengue in Makkah, Saudi Arabia, during 2017-2019.

Sami Melebari, Rowaida Bakri, Abdul Hafiz, Fadel Qabbani, Asim Khogeer, Ismail Alharthi, Sultan Alhazmi, Yehya Almalki, Rasha Bulkhi, Razaz Gammash, Ashwaq Hakim, Ahmed Alkhyami, Mohamed Bazaid, Thanaa Mohammad,

<h4>Objectives</h4>To study the epidemiology of dengue incidence and understand the dynamics of dengue transmission in Makkah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), between 2017-2019.<h4>Methods</h4>This is a cross-sectional study. Health and demographic data was obtained for all confirmed dengue cases in Makkah, KSA, in the years 2017-2019 from the Vector-Borne and Zoonotic ... Read more >>

Saudi Med J (Saudi medical journal)
[2021, 42(11):1173-1179]

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WHO's 7 policy recommendations on building resilient health systems.

Saudi Med J (Saudi medical journal)
[2021, 42(11):1261]

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Management of adult laryngeal hemangioma with CO2 laser.

Hamoud Alshaya, Abdulaziz Alhejji, Ahmed Aldkhyyal, Tamer A Mesallam,

Saudi Med J (Saudi medical journal)
[2021, 42(11):1252-1253]

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Predictive value of platelet to lymphocyte ratio and neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio in evaluating both lung involvement and severity of patients with coronavirus disease 2019.

Yusuf Aksu, Ali U Uslu, Gülten Tarhan, Mustafa Karagülle,

<h4>Objectives</h4>To investigate the relationship of the neutrophil lymphocyte ratio (NLR) and the platelet lymphocyte ratio (PLR) with lung involvement and total lung severity score (TLSS) in computed tomography (CT) of patients with coronavirus disease -19 (COVID-19) and to evaluate their clinical usability.<h4>Methods</h4>Basic laboratory, clinical features and imaging data of patients ... Read more >>

Saudi Med J (Saudi medical journal)
[2021, 42(11):1223-1228]

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Causes, timing, and modes of death in a tertiary pediatric intensive care unit: Five years' experience.

Ayman Al-Eyadhy, Mohamad-Hani Temsah, Gamal M Hasan, Mohammed Almazyad, Ali A Alhaboob, Majed Alabdulhafid, Fahad Alsohime, Ahmed S Alzahrani, Abdullah M Alammari, Faisal S Abunohaiah, Nawaf F Alfawzan, Suhail S Alghamdi,

<h4>Objectives</h4>To identify the causes, modes, and timing of death in a tertiary pediatric intensive care unit (PICU).<h4>Methods</h4>This is a retrospective data analysis of patients older than 48 hours and younger than 15 years who died in the PICU over a 5-year period from January 2012 until December 2016 at a ... Read more >>

Saudi Med J (Saudi medical journal)
[2021, 42(11):1186-1194]

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The man who thought he was kicked from behind.

Jamie Fairweather, Ali S M Jawad,

Saudi Med J (Saudi medical journal)
[2021, 42(11):1254-1256]

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Synonymous and non-synonymous polymorphisms in toll-like receptor 2 (TLR2) gene among complicated measles cases at a tertiary care hospital, Peshawar, Pakistan.

Muhammad Ilyas, Sumera Afzal, Saad Alghamdi, Muhammad Khurram,

<h4>Objectives</h4>To detect single nucleotide polymorphism in toll-like receptor 2 (TLR2) gene in complicated cases of measles, in order to understand the genetic basis of complex human immune responses against measles complications.<h4>Methods</h4>A total of 100 children consisted of 50 measles complicated cases while rest were gender matched disease-free individuals who served ... Read more >>

Saudi Med J (Saudi medical journal)
[2021, 42(11):1229-1236]

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Quality of life assessment among patients suffering from different dermatological diseases.

Hend M AlOtaibi, Nuha A AlFurayh, Bayan M AlNooh, Nouf A Aljomah, Sadeem M Alqahtani,

<h4>Objectives</h4>To assess the quality of life (QoL) of patients with different dermatological diseases. Multiple international studies have evaluated the QoL among patients with different dermatological diseases; however, few studies of this kind have been conducted in Saudi Arabia.<h4>Methods</h4>This quantitative, observational, cross-sectional study was carried out in the dermatology outpatient clinics ... Read more >>

Saudi Med J (Saudi medical journal)
[2021, 42(11):1195-1200]

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Routine laboratory parameters predict serious outcome as well as length of hospital stay in COVID-19.

Mohammed A Jeraiby, Majed I Hakamy, Mohammed B Albarqi, Rehab I Areda, Moayad A Haddad, Johar Iqbal,

<h4>Objectives</h4>To validate C-reactive protein (CRP), red cell distribution width (RDW), and neutrophil lymphocyte ratio (NLR) for both serious outcomes and length of hospital stay (LOS) among hospitalized coronavirus disease-19 (COVID-19) patients.<h4>Methods</h4>Laboratory data of adult COVID-19 patients (n=74) was collected in this retrospective cohort. Logistic regression was employed for risk factor ... Read more >>

Saudi Med J (Saudi medical journal)
[2021, 42(11):1165-1172]

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Study examines resilience, depression, and quality of life in patients with breast cancer.

Saudi Med J (Saudi medical journal)
[2021, 42(11):1258]

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SARS-CoV-2 seroprevalence among healthcare workers from a tertiary care center in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Abeer M Albaadani, Eid A Alsufyani, Mohamed I Mursi, Mohamed H Haris, Kiran K Kalam, Nisreen M Alsherbeeni, Ahmed M Al-Rumaihi, Souad M Alateah, Medina A Ahmed, Moayad M Alqurashi,

<h4>Objectives</h4>To calculate the seroprevalence of asymptomatic healthcare workers (HCWs) in our institution.<h4>Methods</h4>We conducted a cross-sectional study among asymptomatic HCWs in a large hospital during the peak of the pandemic (from July to August 2020 and followed them up until February 2021) in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. We collected the data in ... Read more >>

Saudi Med J (Saudi medical journal)
[2021, 42(11):1243-1246]

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Normative data of olfactory abilities using cultural adaption Sniffin' sticks smell test in different age groups.

Salina Husain, Irfan Affandi Hamid, Farah Dayana Zahedi, Aneeza Khairiyah Wan Hamizan,

<h4>Objectives</h4>To assess olfactory abilities using a culturally adapted Sniffin' Sticks smell test in different age groups.<h4>Methods</h4>This was a cross-sectional study, conducted at Otorhinolaryngology outpatient clinic of Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Centre, Secondary Science School, and Children Learning Centre in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, from August 2019 until December 2021.<h4>Results</h4>In 450 healthy ... Read more >>

Saudi Med J (Saudi medical journal)
[2021, 42(11):1209-1216]

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Arabic Version of short form of the Speech, Spatial, and Qualities of Hearing Scale (SSQ12).

Mohammad B Alkhodair, Tamer A Mesallam, Abdulrahman Hagr, Medhat F Yousef,

<h4>Objectives</h4>To translate and validate the short form of the speech, spatial, and qualities of hearing scale (SSQ12). This will help in the assessment of hearing disability in the daily life of hearing-impaired populations, as well as the improvement of their quality of life.<h4>Methods</h4>This cross-sectional study was conducted at the King ... Read more >>

Saudi Med J (Saudi medical journal)
[2021, 42(11):1180-1185]

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WHO's World Patient Safety Day Goals 2021 promote safe maternal and newborn practices.

Saudi Med J (Saudi medical journal)
[2021, 42(11):1259-1260]

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The effect of cerium oxide on lung injury following lower extremity ischemia-reperfusion injury in rats under desflurane anesthesia.

Aycan Ozdemirkan, Aysegul Kucuk, Isin Gunes, Mustafa Arslan, Aydin Tuncay, Volkan Sivgin, Saban C Sezen, Hakan Boyunaga,

<h4>Objectives</h4>To examine the effects of desflurane and cerium oxide (CO) on lung tissue following ischemia-reperfusion injury (IRI).<h4>Methods</h4>Experiments were conducted in Gazi University Animal Laboratory, Ankara, Turkey. Thirty rats were divided into 5 groups: control (C), IRI, IRI-CO, IRI-desflurane (IRID), IRI-CO-desflurane (IRICOD). Cerium oxide was given intraperitoneally. Lower extremity IRI was ... Read more >>

Saudi Med J (Saudi medical journal)
[2021, 42(11):1247-1251]

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Outcomes of tracheostomy in COVID-19 patients in National Guard Health Affairs, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Salwa ALHumaid, Mohammed A Elkrim, Yazeed A AlOqaili, Ghada A AlSowailmi, Fahad A AlObaid, Abdulaziz A AlSalem, Mohammed A AlQabasani, Yaseen M Arabi, Hasan M AlDorzi,

<h4>Objectives</h4>To evaluate coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) patient tracheostomy outcomes.<h4>Methods</h4>All COVID-19 patients at the National Guard Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, were retrospectively recruited. Those who had tracheostomies between April and December 2020 were included.<h4>Results</h4>The population was 45 patients, of which 30 (66.7%) were males, 15 (33.3%) were females and the mean ... Read more >>

Saudi Med J (Saudi medical journal)
[2021, 42(11):1217-1222]

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A summary of myocarditis cases following COVID-19.

Saudi Med J (Saudi medical journal)
[2021, 42(10):1157]

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Cochlear implantation in post-lingual adults: A 25-year experience at King Abdullah Ear Specialist Center, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Isra A Aljazeeri, Abdulrahman Alomar, Fatimah AlTassan, Jawaher Alkhayyal, Abdulrahman Alsanosi,

<h4>Objectives</h4>To demonstrate the efficacy of cochlear implants (CI) in post-lingual adults, including surgical and auditory outcomes based on a 25-year experience at a tertiary referral hospital.<h4>Methods</h4>This study was a retrospective, descriptive chart review of post-lingual adults, aged ≥18 years, implanted at King Abdullah Ear Specialist Center (KAESC), Kingdom of Saudi ... Read more >>

Saudi Med J (Saudi medical journal)
[2021, 42(10):1140-1144]

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Prevalence of migraine among the general population, and its effect on the quality of life in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

Boshra A Bamalan, Ahlam B Khojah, Lujain M Alkhateeb, Ibtisam S Gasm, Albandri A Alahmari, Saleha A Alafari, Marah A Sindi, Khaled A Yaghmour,

<h4>Objectives</h4>To estimate the prevalence of migraine headaches, assess the quality of life (QoL) of migraine patients, and compare the QoL between migraine patients and the general population in Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.<h4>Methods</h4>A descriptive cross-sectional study was carried out in 2021 on 2058 adults who agreed to participate in the ... Read more >>

Saudi Med J (Saudi medical journal)
[2021, 42(10):1103-1108]

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Efficacy of interspace between the popliteal artery and the capsule of the posterior knee (iPACK) block versus periarticular local infiltration analgesia after unilateral total knee arthroplasty: Prospective randomized control trial.

Abdul Sattar Narejo, Fatima Abdulwahab, Mansoor Aqil, Abdullah T Alsubaie, Hassan Y Hazazy, Tariq Alzahrani, Abdulaziz Aljurayyan, Ahmed Thallaj,

<h4>Objectives</h4>To compare the efficacy of interspace between the popliteal artery and the capsule of the posterior knee (iPACK) block with periarticular local infiltration analgesia (LIA) to assess postoperative pain control and enhanced recovery after total knee arthroplasty (TKA).<h4>Methods</h4>This research was carried out at King Saud University Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi ... Read more >>

Saudi Med J (Saudi medical journal)
[2021, 42(10):1065-1071]

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Comment on: A comparative study of online learning in response to the Coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic versus conventional learning.

Da Woon Jung, Sang Yeoup Lee, Min Gi Shin, Si Gyoung Yu,

Saudi Med J (Saudi medical journal)
[2021, 42(10):1153-1154]

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Evaluation of older people health passport implementation at primary health care centers in Saudi Arabia.

Maysoon M Al-Amoud, Shaker A Alomary, Doaa I Omar, Reema A Aldahman,

<h4>Objectives</h4>To evaluate the efficacy of older people health passport's use by older people and health workers in primary health care centers (PHCCs) in 5 regions of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA).<h4>Methods</h4>A quasi-experimental pre-post study was conducted to evaluate the health knowledge, attitudes and practices before and after the use of ... Read more >>

Saudi Med J (Saudi medical journal)
[2021, 42(10):1125-1135]

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