Annal of Saudi Medicine

ISSN: 0256-4947
eISSN: 0975-4466

VOLUME 34 | ISSUE 6 | NOVEMBER-DECEMBER 2014

Editorial

Rising Prevalence of Diabetes Mellitus in Saudi Arabia: Cause for Concern and Call for Urgent Control Program

Abdulrahman Alnuaim

Original Article

The Saudi Abnormal Glucose Metabolism and Diabetes Impact Study (SAUDI-DM)

Khalid Al-Rubeaan,a Hamad Al-Manaa,b Tawfik Khoja,c Najlaa Ahmad,d Ahmad Al-Sharqawi,d Khalid Siddiqui,e Dehkra AlNaqeb,f Khaled Aburisheh,a Amira Youssef,g Abdullah Al-Batil,h Metib Al-Otaibi,a Ali Al Ghamdia

Original Article

Insulin resistance using HOMA model in obstructive sleep apnea: a cross sectional study

Mawaddah Azman,a Abdullah Sani,a Nor Azmi Kamaruddinb

Original Article

Quality of care in primary percutaneous coronary intervention for acute ST-segment -elevation myocardial infarction: Gulf RACE 2 experience

Abdulla Shehab,a Khalid Al-Habib,b Ahmed Hersi,c Husam Al-Faleh,d Alawi Alsheikh-Ali,e Wael Almahmeed,f Kadhim J. Suleiman,g Ahmed Al-Motarreb,h Jassim Al Suwaidy,i Nidal Asaad,i Shukri AlSaid,j Muhammad Hashim,k Haitham Aminl

Original Article

Quality of medical management in coronary artery disease

Owayed Al Shammeri,a Randall S. Stafford,b Ahlam Alzenaidi,a Bushra Al-Hutaly,a Alaa Abdulmonema

Original Article

The short- and long-term effect of Blalock-Taussig shunt size on the outcome after first palliative surgery for cyanotic heart diseases

Raja Abou Elella, Neil Umereta, Ismail Alabari, Mamdouh Al Ahmadi, Abdullah Al Wadai

Original Article

Repair of congenital diaphragmatic hernia under high-frequency oscillatory ventilation in high-risk patients: an opportunity for earlier repair while minimizing lung injury

Ayman Al-Jazaeri

Original Article

Association of HLA-DR/DQ polymorphisms with schizophrenia in Tunisian patients

Aicha Sayeh,a Cheker Ben Cheikh,b Meriem Mrad,a Najwa Lakhal,b Nasreddine Gritli,a Slaheddine Galelli,b Abdelaziz Oumaya,b Najiba Fekih-Mrissaa

Original Article

Clinical characterization of unusual cystic echinococcosis in southern part of Turkey

Atılgan Tolga Akcam,a Abdullah Ulku,a Ismail Soner Koltas,b Volkan Izol,c Omer Sunkar Bicer,d Emine Kilicbagir,e Gurhan Sakman,a Hakan Poyrazoglu,f Tahsin Erman,g Ibrahim Atilla Aridogan,c Cem Kaan Parsak,a Mehmet Inal,h Serdar Iskiti

Original Article

Disruptive behavior in Down syndrome children: a cross-sectional comparative study

Sohier Yahia,a Mohamed El-Hadidy,b Abdel-Hady El-Gilany,c Dina Amdel-Hady,a Yahya Wahba,a Mohammad Al-Haggara

Original Article

Comparison of the results of ultrasonographic evaluation and arthroscopy in patients scheduled for surgery of the supraspinatus tendon rupture

Cemille Görmeli,a Gökay Görmeli,b Cüneyt Yücesoy,c Baybars Ataoglu,d Ulunay Kanatlıd

Original Article

Waugh syndrome: a report of 7 patients and review of the published reports

Hashem Al-Momani

Original Article

The deep hypothermic circulatory arrest causes more kidney malfunctions based on a novel rabbit model

Lei Yu, Tianxiang Gu, Guangwei Zhang, Shi Cheng, Qin Fang, Naihui Mao

Case Report

Postpartum hepatotoxicity due to herbal medicine Teucrium polium

Muhammed Dag, Zeynel Özturk, Musa Aydınlı, Irfan Koruk, Abdurrahman Kadayıfçı

Case Report

Solitary intestinal myofibroma – an unusual cause of neonatal intestinal obstruction

Hussain Al Eid, Hussain Abusrair, Faedah Almowasher, Ryadh Nasrullah, Mohammed Alkhater, Zahra Almarhoon

Case Report

Melorheostosis mimicking synovial osteochondromatosis

Vibhor Wadhwa,a Avneesh Chhabra,a Jonathan D. Sametb

Case Report

Anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK) positive anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL) of breast in a patient without a breast implant

Vishwanath Sathyanarayanan,a Kadabur Nagendrappa Lokesh,a Lakshmaiah KC,a Govind Babu K,a Lokanatha D,a  Suresh Babu MC,a Clementina Rama Rao,b Premalata Chennagirib

Images

Rectal impaction by pomegranate seeds

Nadim El-Majzoub,a Assaad Soweidb

Letters to the Editor

Kounis syndrome and antibiotics

Funda Sungur Biteker,a Volkan Dogan,b Kadir Ugur Mert,b Gurbet Ozge Mert,b Murat Bitekerb

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