Publications by authors named "Sami Al-Hajjar"

40Publications

Stenotrophomonas maltophilia bacteremia in children: risk factors and mortality rate.

Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2021 Jan 22;10(1):19. Epub 2021 Jan 22.

Department of Pediatrics, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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January 2021

Pediatric COVID-19: An update on the expanding pandemic.

Int J Pediatr Adolesc Med 2020 Jun 18;7(2):61-63. Epub 2020 May 18.

Professor, Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, USA.

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June 2020

Approach to recurrent Herpes Simplex Encephalitis in children.

Int J Pediatr Adolesc Med 2018 Jun 12;5(2):35-38. Epub 2018 Jun 12.

Department of Pediatrics, Section of Infectious Disease, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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June 2018

The first case of infective endocarditis in a 4 year old child: A case report and review of literature.

Int J Pediatr Adolesc Med 2018 Mar 18;5(1):28-30. Epub 2018 Feb 18.

Department of Pediatrics, Section of Infectious Disease, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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March 2018

The landscape of genetic diseases in Saudi Arabia based on the first 1000 diagnostic panels and exomes.

Authors:
Dorota Monies Mohamed Abouelhoda Moeenaldeen AlSayed Zuhair Alhassnan Maha Alotaibi Husam Kayyali Mohammed Al-Owain Ayaz Shah Zuhair Rahbeeni Mohammad A Al-Muhaizea Hamad I Alzaidan Edward Cupler Saeed Bohlega Eissa Faqeih Maha Faden Banan Alyounes Dyala Jaroudi Ewa Goljan Hadeel Elbardisy Asma Akilan Renad Albar Hesham Aldhalaan Shamshad Gulab Aziza Chedrawi Bandar K Al Saud Wesam Kurdi Nawal Makhseed Tahani Alqasim Heba Y El Khashab Hamoud Al-Mousa Amal Alhashem Imaduddin Kanaan Talal Algoufi Khalid Alsaleem Talal A Basha Fathiya Al-Murshedi Sameena Khan Adila Al-Kindy Maha Alnemer Sami Al-Hajjar Suad Alyamani Hasan Aldhekri Ali Al-Mehaidib Rand Arnaout Omar Dabbagh Mohammad Shagrani Dieter Broering Maha Tulbah Amal Alqassmi Maisoon Almugbel Mohammed AlQuaiz Abdulaziz Alsaman Khalid Al-Thihli Raashda A Sulaiman Wajeeh Al-Dekhail Abeer Alsaegh Fahad A Bashiri Alya Qari Suzan Alhomadi Hisham Alkuraya Mohammed Alsebayel Muddathir H Hamad Laszlo Szonyi Faisal Abaalkhail Sulaiman M Al-Mayouf Hamad Almojalli Khalid S Alqadi Hussien Elsiesy Taghreed M Shuaib Mohammed Zain Seidahmed Ibraheem Abosoudah Hana Akleh Abdulaziz AlGhonaium Turki M Alkharfy Fuad Al Mutairi Wafa Eyaid Abdullah Alshanbary Farrukh R Sheikh Fahad I Alsohaibani Abdullah Alsonbul Saeed Al Tala Soher Balkhy Randa Bassiouni Ahmed S Alenizi Maged H Hussein Saeed Hassan Mohamed Khalil Brahim Tabarki Saad Alshahwan Amira Oshi Yasser Sabr Saad Alsaadoun Mustafa A Salih Sarar Mohamed Habiba Sultana Abdullah Tamim Moayad El-Haj Saif Alshahrani Dalal K Bubshait Majid Alfadhel Tariq Faquih Mohamed El-Kalioby Shazia Subhani Zeeshan Shah Nabil Moghrabi Brian F Meyer Fowzan S Alkuraya

Hum Genet 2017 08 9;136(8):921-939. Epub 2017 Jun 9.

Deparment of Genetics, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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August 2017

Zika virus: The challenge of congenital infection.

Authors:
Sami Al-Hajjar

Int J Pediatr Adolesc Med 2016 Sep 9;3(3):89-90. Epub 2016 Sep 9.

King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre, Riyadh 11211, Saudi Arabia.

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September 2016

Prevention of HIV-1 transmission with postexposure prophylaxis after inadvertent infected blood transfusion.

AIDS 2014 Jun;28(10):1539-41

aKing Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center, Riyadh bKing Fahad Central Hospital, Jazan, Saudi Arabia cBoston Children's Hospital dHarvard Medical School eBrigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts fBlood Systems Research Institute gUniversity of California, San Francisco, California, USA.

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June 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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September 2014

Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV): a perpetual challenge.

Ann Saudi Med 2013 Sep-Oct;33(5):427-36

Prof. Sami Al Hajjar, Head, Pediatric Infectious Diseases,, Department of Pediatrics,, King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre,, PO Box 3354, Riyadh 11211 Saudi Arabia, T: +966 1 4647271, F: +9661 4427784,

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August 2014

Impact of the revised penicillin susceptibility breakpoints for Streptococcus pneumoniae on antimicrobial resistance rates of meningeal and non-meningeal pneumococcal strains.

Ann Saudi Med 2013 Mar-Apr;33(2):111-5

Department of Pediatrics, Infectious Disease Division, King Faisal Hospital & Research Centre, Riyadh 11211, Saudi Arabia.

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November 2013

Inherited IL-12p40 deficiency: genetic, immunologic, and clinical features of 49 patients from 30 kindreds.

Medicine (Baltimore) 2013 Mar;92(2):109-122

From the St. Giles Laboratory of Human Genetics of Infectious Diseases (C. Prando, SBD, LA, JLC), Rockefeller Branch, The Rockefeller University, New York, New York; Laboratory of Human Genetics of Infectious Diseases (AS, J. Bustamante, SBD, C. Picard, JF, MdS, LJ, OFS, LA, JLC) Necker Branch, Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale, U980, Necker Branch, Paris, France; University Paris Descartes (AS, J. Bustamante, SBD, C. Picard, JF, MdS, LJ, OFS, JLC) Paris Cité Sorbonne, Necker Medical School, Paris, France; Center for the Study of Primary Immunodeficiencies (J. Bustamante, C. Picard) and Pediatric Hematology-Immunology Unit (C. Picard, JLC), Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Paris, Necker Hospital, Paris, France; McGill Centre for the Study of Host Resistance (AC), Research Institute of McGill University Health Centre, and Departments of Human Genetics and Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada; Prince Naif Center for Immunology Research (ZAS, RH, S. Al-Muhsen, JLC) and Department of Pediatrics (ZAS, S. Al-Muhsen), College of Medicine, KingSaud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; Department of Pediatrics (SAJ, SAH, HF, HAM, Mofareh Al-Zahrani, S. Al-Muhsen, IBH) King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; King Saud Medical City (EA), Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; Laboratory of Cytoimmunology (IBM, MBA, HEZ, RB), Pasteur Institut of Tunis, Tunis-Belvédère, Tunisia; Department of Clinical Immunology and Infectious Disease (PA, NM, DM) and Pediatric Respiratory Disease Research Center (MRB S.A Mahdaviani), National Research Institute of Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran; Department of Pediatrics (JLS), University of Saint Etienne, Hôpital Nord, Saint Etienne, France; Department of Pediatrics (RN), Penang Medical College, Penang, Malaysia; Department of Clinical Biochemistry and Immunology (DSK), Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge, United Kingdom; Department of Pediatrics (JC), Sahloul Hospital, Sousse, Tunisia; Department of Pediatrics (J. Bouguila), Farhat Hached Hospital, Sousse, Tunisia; Department of Pediatrics (MB), Bone Marrow Transplantation Center, Tunis, Tunisia; Department of Pediatrics (TSAF, EAI, GEG, MAAS, Mofareh Al-Zahrani), King Fahad Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; Department of Paediatrics (AJP), University of Oxford, NIHR Oxford Biomedical Research Centre, Children's Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom; Department of Pediatrics (BM, BWL), National University of Singapore, Singapore; Department of Pediatrics (Mohammed Al-Zahrani), Security Forces Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; and Pediatric Infectious Disease Research Center (NP), Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

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March 2013

Antiretroviral resistance in HIV-infected Saudi children failing first-line highly active antiretroviral therapy.

Ann Saudi Med 2012 Nov-Dec;32(6):565-9

Pediatric Infectious Diseases, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre, Riyadh 11211 SaudiArabia.

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November 2013

Human metapneumovirus and human coronavirus infection and pathogenicity in Saudi children hospitalized with acute respiratory illness.

Ann Saudi Med 2011 Sep-Oct;31(5):523-7

Department of Pediatrics, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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January 2012