Publications and research

Internal Medicine Department publications:
  • Choroidal metastasis as the sole initial presentation of metastatic lung cancer. Salah S, Khader J, Yousef Y, Salem A, Al-Hussaini M, Al-Asady R. Hematol Oncol Stem Cell Ther.;5(1):60-5, 2012. PMID: 22446612
  • Colorectal Cancer Pulmonary Oligometastases: Pooled Analysis and Construction of a Clinical Lung Metastasectomy Prognostic Model.  Salah S, Watanabe K, Welter S, Park JS, Park JW, Zabaleta J, Ardissone F, Kim J, Riquet M, Nojiri K, Gisabella M, Kim SY, Tanaka K, Al-Haj Ali B. Ann Oncol. Oct;23(10):2649-55, 2012. PMID: 22547539
  • Metastatectomy for Extra-Cranial Extra-Adrenal Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Solitary Metastases: Systematic Review and Analysis of Reported Cases. Salah S, Tanvetyanon T, Abbasi S. Lung Cancer. Jan;75(1):9-14, 2012. PMID: 21864934
  • Smoking Abstinence Rates and Reasons for Failure to Quit Smoking in Cancer Patients in Jordan. Hawari F, Obeidat N, Beano H, Dawahrah S, Al-Rimawi D, Ghonimat I. Respiration.;83(3):233-8, 2012. PMID: 21701156
  • A Multicenter Study of Pandemic Influenza a (H1N1) Infection in Patients with Solid Tumors in 3 Countries: Early Therapy Improves Outcomes.  Chemaly RF, Vigil KJ, Saad M, Vilar-Compte D, Cornejo-Juarez P, Perez-Jimenez C, Mubarak S, Salhab M, Jiang Y, Granwehr B, Adachi JA, Raad II.   Cancer. Sep 15;118(18):4627-33, 2012. PMID: 22359314
  • Advanced Gastric Cancer in Jordan from 2004 to 2008: A Study of Epidemiology and Outcomes.  Abbasi SY, Taani HE, Saad A, Badheeb A, Addasi A. Gastrointest Cancer Res. Jul;4(4):122-7, 2011. PMID: 22368735
  • Incidental Pulmonary Embolism in Cancer Patients: Clinical Characteristics and Outcome-- A Comprehensive Cancer Center Experience. Abdel-Razeq HN, Mansour AH, Ismael YM. Vasc Health Risk Manag.;7:153-8, 2011. PMID: 21468175
  • Inferior Vena Cava Filters in Cancer Patients: To Filter or not to Filter. Abdel-Razeq H, Mansour A, Ismael Y, Abdulelah H. Ther Clin Risk Manag. 7:99-102, 2011. PMID: 21479140
  • Myeloid Sarcoma: Clinicopathologic, Cytogenetic, and Outcome. Analysis of 21 Adult Patients. Al-Khateeb H, Badheeb A, Haddad H, Marei L, Abbasi S. Leukemia Research and Treatment. Volume 2011 (2011).  Article ID 523168 doi:10.4061/2011/523168
  • Perceptions of Young Jordanian Adults to Proposed Anti-Tobacco Pictorial Warning Labels. Hawari FI, Bader RK, Beano HM, Obeidat NA, Ayub HS, Habashneh MA, Shtaiwi AS, Shihab RA, Madanat HN, Novotny TE. BMC Public Health. May 31;11:414, 2011. PMID: 21627794
  • Prognostic Factors in Advanced Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer Patients: Patient Characteristics and Type of Chemotherapy. Lung Cancer InternationalVolume 2011 (2011), Article ID 152125. doi:10.4061/2011/152125
  • Venous Thromboembolism (VTE) in Hospitalized Cancer Patients: Prophylaxis Failure or Failure to Prophylax! Abdel-Razeq H, Albadainah F, Hijjawi S, Mansour A, Treish I. J Thromb Thrombolysis. Jan;31(1):107-12, 2011. PMID: 20686822
  • The Impact of Recently Published Negative Erythropoiesis-Stimulating Agent Studies on the Clinical Management of Cancer-Related Anemia at a Single Center.  Abdel-Razeq H, Hijjawi S, Abdulelah H, Amarin R, Asawaeer M, Shaheen H. Hematol Oncol Stem Cell Ther.3(2):78-83, 2010. PMID: 20543541
  • Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis for Hospitalized Medical Patients, Current Status and Strategies to Improve. Abdel-Razeq H. Ann Thorac Med. 2010 Oct;5(4):195-200. PMID: 20981179
  • Venous Thromboembolism Risk Stratification in Medically-Ill Hospitalized Cancer Patients. A Comprehensive Cancer Center Experience. Abdel-Razeq HN, Hijjawi SB, Jallad SG, Ababneh BA. J Thromb Thrombolysis. Oct;30(3):286-93, 2010. PMID: 20127272
  • The Effect of Implementing High-Intensity Intensive Care Unit Staffing Model on Outcome of Critically Ill Oncology Patients. Hawari FI, Al Najjar TI, Zaru L, Al Fayoumee W, Salah SH, Mukhaimar MZ. Crit Care Med. Jun;37(6):1967-71, 2009.  PMID: 19384194
  • A Positive Antinuclear Antibody Test Predicts for a Poor Response to Initial Steroid Therapy in Adults with Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura. Abbasi SY, Milhem M, Zaru L. Ann Hematol. Jun;87(6):459-62, 2008. PMID: 18265983
  • In Vitro Testing of Daptomycin Plus Rifampin Against Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus Resistant to Rifampin. Khasawneh FA, Ashcraft DS, Pankey GA. Saudi Med J. Dec;29(12):1726-9, 2008. PMID: 19082221
  • In Vitro Testing of Daptomycin Plus Rifampin Against Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus Resistant to Rifampin. Khasawneh FA, Ashcraft DS, Pankey GA. Saudi Med J. Dec;29(12):1726-9, 2008. PMID: 19082221
  • Circulating TNFR1 Exosome-Like Vesicles Partition with the LDL Fraction of Human Plasma. Zhang J, Hawari FI, Shamburek RD, Adamik B, Kaler M, Islam A, Liao DW, Rouhani FN, Ingham M, Levine SJ. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. Feb 8;366(2):579-84, 2008. PMID: 18078813
  • Analysis of the Novel Factor X Gene Mutation Glu51Lys in Two Families with factor X-Riyadh Anomaly. Al-Hilali A, Wulff K, Abdel-Razeq H, Saud KA, Al-Gaili F, Herrmann FH. Thromb Haemost. Apr;97(4):542-5, 2007. PMID: 17393015
  • Jordan Palliative Care Initiative: A WHO Demonstration Project. Stjernswärd J, Ferris FD, Khleif SN, Jamous W, Treish IM, Milhem M, Bushnaq M, Al Khateib A, Al Shtiat MN, Wheeler MS, Alwan A. J Pain Symptom Manage. May;33(5):628-33, 2007. PMID: 17482059