Publications by authors named "Ali Albarrak"

39Publications

Isolation and deisolation of patients admitted with presumptive pulmonary tuberculosis. Can it be shortened?

Saudi Med J 2019 Oct;40(10):1008-1012

Infectious Diseases Unit, Prince Sultan Military Medical City, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. E-mail.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.15537/smj.2019.10.24564DOI Listing
October 2019

Miliary tuberculosis presenting as bilateral superficial femoral artery mycotic aneurysm in an immunocompetent patient.

Respir Med Case Rep 2019 23;26:236-239. Epub 2019 Jan 23.

Infectious Diseases Unit, Prince Sultan Military Medical City (PSMMC), Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rmcr.2019.01.020DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6365391PMC
January 2019

Clinical respiratory infections and pneumonia during the Hajj pilgrimage: A systematic review.

Travel Med Infect Dis 2019 Mar - Apr;28:15-26. Epub 2018 Dec 4.

Aix Marseille Univ, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD), Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Marseille (AP-HM), Service de Santé des Armées (SSA), Microbes Vecteurs Infections Tropicales et Méditerranéennes (VITROME), Institut Hospitalo-Universitaire-Méditerranée Infection (IHU-Méditerranée Infection), Marseille, France. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tmaid.2018.12.002DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7110718PMC
May 2019

Narcolepsy in Saudi patients before and after the 2009 H1N1 vaccination. The experience of 2 referral centers.

Saudi Med J 2017 Dec;38(12):1196-1200

University Sleep Disorders Center and National Plan for Science and Technology, College of Medicine, King Saud University, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. E-mail.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.15537/smj.2017.12.21046DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5787629PMC
December 2017

20 years of continuous publication in the neurosciences field.

Neurosciences (Riyadh) 2015 Jan;20(1):1-3

Neurosciences Journal, Prince Sultan Military Medical City, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4727598PMC
January 2015

A rewarding 2014 for Saudi Medical Journal.

Authors:
Ali AlBarrak

Saudi Med J 2015 Jan;36(1):3-4

Saudi Medical Journal, Prince Sultan Military Medical City, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. E-mail.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.15537/smj.2015.1.11318DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4362192PMC
January 2015

Editorial message.

Saudi Med J 2014 Dec;35 Suppl 1:S1

Associate Editor.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4362099PMC
December 2014

Transmission of MERS-coronavirus in household contacts.

N Engl J Med 2014 Aug;371(9):828-35

From the Institute of Virology, University of Bonn Medical Center, Bonn (C.D., B.M., M.A.M., V.M.C., A.S.), and Euroimmun, Lübeck (E.L.) - both in Germany; Global Center for Mass Gatherings Medicine, Ministry of Health (M.A.-M., R.F.A., A.M. Assiri, A.I.Z., Z.A.M.), Prince Sultan Military Medical City (A.M. Albarrak), and Alfaisal University (Z.A.M.), Riyadh, Johns Hopkins Aramco Healthcare, Dhahran (J.A.A.-T.), and Regional Laboratory, Ministry of Health, Jeddah (R.H., H.M.) and Riyadh (W.H.) - all in Saudi Arabia; Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis (J.A.A.-T.); the Department of Infectious Diseases and Immunology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Utrecht University, Utrecht, the Netherlands (B.J.B.); and the Division of Infection and Immunity, University College London (UCL), and National Institute for Health Research Biomedical Research Centre, UCL Hospitals, London (A.I.Z.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMoa1405858DOI Listing
August 2014

Ten-year review of invasive Candida infections in a tertiary care center in Saudi Arabia.

Saudi Med J 2014 Aug;35(8):821-6

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Prince Sultan Military Medical City, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Tel. +966 (11) 4777714 Ext. 25681. Fax. +966 (11) 4756711. E-mail.

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August 2014

Saudi Medical Journal 35 year anniversary.

Authors:
Ali Albarrak

Saudi Med J 2014 Jul;35(7):647-50

Saudi Medical Journal, Prince Sultan Military Medical City, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

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July 2014

Respiratory tract samples, viral load, and genome fraction yield in patients with Middle East respiratory syndrome.

J Infect Dis 2014 Nov 15;210(10):1590-4. Epub 2014 May 15.

Global Centre for Mass Gatherings Medicine and Ministry of Health, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and College of Medicine, Alfaisal University, Division of Infection and Immunity, University College London (UCL), and UCL Hospitals National Health Service Foundation Trust, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiu292DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7107391PMC
November 2014

Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus disease in children.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2014 Sep;33(9):904-6

From the *Al-Faisal University, Riyadh; †Saudi Aramco Medical Services Organisation, Saudi ARAMCO, Dhahran; ‡Infection Prevention and Control Program, Public Health Directorate, Ministry of Health; §King Faisal Specialist Hospital; ¶Alhada Military Hospital; ‖Communicable Disease Program, Ministry of Health; **Jeddah Regional Laboratory, Ministry of Health, Jeddah; ††College of Medicine, King Saud University; and ‡‡Minister of Health, Ministry of Health, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000000325DOI Listing
September 2014

GeneXpert MTB/RIF Testing in the Management of Patients with Active Tuberculosis; A Real Life Experience from Saudi Arabia.

Infect Chemother 2014 Mar 21;46(1):30-4. Epub 2014 Mar 21.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Prince Sultan Military Medical City, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3947/ic.2014.46.1.30DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3970304PMC
March 2014

Editorial message.

Neurosciences (Riyadh) 2014 Jan;19(1):1-3

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January 2014

Uptake of higher intravenous colistin methanesulfonate dosing in hospitals in the Gulf Cooperation Council states. A Web-based survey study.

Saudi Med J 2013 Nov;34(11):1195-6

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Prince Sultan Military Medical City, PO Box 250955, Riyadh 11391, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Tel. +966 (11) 4777714 Ext. 40692. Fax. +966 (11) 4756711. E-mail:

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November 2013

A family cluster of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus infections related to a likely unrecognized asymptomatic or mild case.

Int J Infect Dis 2013 Sep 2;17(9):e668-72. Epub 2013 Aug 2.

Consultant Infectious Diseases Physician, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Prince Sultan Military Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2013.07.001DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7110537PMC
September 2013

A year of challenges and opportunities.

Saudi Med J 2013 Jan;34(1):3-5

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January 2013

Recovery from severe novel coronavirus infection.

Saudi Med J 2012 Dec;33(12):1265-9

Department of Internal Medicine, Prince Sultan Military Medical City, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

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December 2012

Saudi guidelines for testing and treatment of latent tuberculosis infection.

Ann Saudi Med 2010 Jan-Feb;30(1):38-49

Department of Medicine, King Saud University for Health Sciences, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/0256-4947.59373DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2850181PMC
February 2011

Assessment of infection control knowledge, attitude and practice among healthcare workers during the Hajj period of the Islamic year 1423 (2003).

Scand J Infect Dis 2007 21;39(11-12):1018-24. Epub 2007 Jun 21.

Department of Community Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00365540701466173DOI Listing
March 2008