Trihexyphenidyl (artane) abuse among Saudi psychiatric patients.


:This preliminary study done by abstracting relevant data from different testing material and using multiple rating scales, describes the sociodemographic variables, psychopathological correlates, and features of trihexyphenidyl (artane) abuse in a sample of 14 Saudi psychiatric patients and, as a result of this research, various relevant issues have been discussed.


Ann Saudi Med


Annals of Saudi medicine


Qureshi NA




Has Abstract


1992-07-01 00:00:00














  • Malaria in children - experience from Asir region, Saudi Arabia.

    abstract::During a five year period, 233 cases of malaria (2.4%) were diagnosed among 9259 children with fever and hepatosplenomegaly seen in Asir Central Hospital, Abha, Saudi Arabia. The majority of these were below four years of age and came from Tihama, a hot, humid valley area in the Asir region. The infection was seasonal...

    journal_title:Annals of Saudi medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Annobil SH,Okeahialam TC,Jamjoom GA,Bassuni WA

    更新日期:1994-11-01 00:00:00

  • Cleft lip and palate in southwestern Iran: an epidemiologic study of live births.

    abstract:BACKGROUND:Cleft lip with or without cleft palate (CL/P), is the most common congenital anomaly in the head and neck worldwide. We studied the prevalence of cleft lip (CL) and palate (CP) in Shiraz, which is located in southwestern Iran. METHODS:Data was collected from the teaching hospitals of the Shiraz University o...

    journal_title:Annals of Saudi medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Rajabian MH,Aghaei S

    更新日期:2005-09-01 00:00:00

  • Endobronchial valve vs coil for lung volume reduction in emphysema: results from a tertiary care centre in Turkey.

    abstract:BACKGROUND:Bronchoscopic lung volume reduction (BLVR) by either the endobronchial valve (EBV) or coil (EBC) procedure is recommended for severe emphysematous patients. BLVR applications generally help healthy lung areas ventilate more comfortably by reducing the hyperinflation and improving the contraction capacity of ...

    journal_title:Annals of Saudi medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Dumanli A,Metin B,Gunay E

    更新日期:2020-11-01 00:00:00

  • Steroid therapy for post-tonsillectomy symptoms in adults: a randomized, placebo-controlled study.

    abstract:BACKGROUND:Post-operative morbidity following tonsillectomy remains an important clinical problem despite advances in anesthetic and surgical techniques. This study investigated the effect of a one-day course of intravenous dexamethasone on recovery from tonsillectomy. PATIENTS AND METHODS:In a double-blind, randomize...

    journal_title:Annals of Saudi medicine

    pub_type: 临床试验,杂志文章,随机对照试验


    authors: Al-Shehri AM

    更新日期:2004-09-01 00:00:00

  • Neural tube defects in Southwestern region of Saudi Arabia.

    abstract::During December 1987 to December 1990 the incidence of neural tube defects in the Asir region located in southwestern Saudi Arabia was 0.82/1000. These results were drawn from a survey conducted of all cases of neural tube defects referred to the main hospital at Abha City (Asir Central Hospital) (ACH). Anencephaly wa...

    journal_title:Annals of Saudi medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: El-Awad Mel-H,Sivasankaran S

    更新日期:1992-09-01 00:00:00

  • Profile of mycosis fungoides in 43 Saudi patients.

    abstract:BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES:Mycosis fungoides (MF) is a rare disease; and to our knowledge, there are no reports on its profile in Arabs. The objective of this study was to preliminarily analyze the clinical characteristics of MF patients seen in our institution. DESIGN AND SETTING:Retrospective review of 140 patients w...

    journal_title:Annals of Saudi medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: AlGhamdi KM,Arafah MM,Al-Mubarak LA,Khachemoune A,Al-Saif FM

    更新日期:2012-05-01 00:00:00

  • Comparison of the Trendelenburg position versus upper-limb tourniquet on internal jugular vein diameter.

    abstract:BACKGROUND:Central venous cannulation is a necessary invasive procedure for fluid management, haemodynamic monitoring and vasoactive drug therapy. The right internal jugular vein (RIJV) is the preferred site. Enlargement of the jugular vein area facilitates catheterization and reduces complication rates. Common methods...

    journal_title:Annals of Saudi medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Karaaslan P,Gokay BV,Karakaya MA,Darcin K,Karakaya AD,Ormeci T,Kose EA

    更新日期:2017-07-01 00:00:00

  • Successful transfer from insulin to oral sulfonylurea in a 3-year-old girl with a mutation in the KCNJ11 gene.

    abstract::Neonatal diabetes mellitus is considered a rare disease that is diagnosed in the first six months of life, and can be either transient or permanent. Recent advances in molecular genetics have shown that activating mutations in KCNJ11 (the gene that encodes for the Kir6.2 subunit of the K ATP potassium channel of the p...

    journal_title:Annals of Saudi medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Al-Mahdi M,Al Mutair A,Al Balwi M,Hussain K

    更新日期:2010-03-01 00:00:00

  • Exploring quality of life among renal and liver transplant recipients.

    abstract:BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES:Despite the worldwide recognition of the importance of quality of life (QOL) assessment, research data on QOL for renal and liver transplant recipients are limited. The main objective of this study was to explore and compare QOL in renal and liver transplant patients. DESIGN AND SETTING:This ...

    journal_title:Annals of Saudi medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Alkatheri A,Al Bekairy A,Aburuz S,Qandil A,Khalidi N,Abdullah K,Al Sayyari S,Bustami R,Al Harbi S,Al Raddadi S,Al Thiab K,Bin Saleh K,Al Shaya A

    更新日期:2015-09-01 00:00:00

  • Pseudo-Kaposi sarcoma worsening after leg vein harvest for coronary artery bypass grafting.

    abstract::Acroangiodermatitis (AAD) (synonym, pseudo-Kaposi sarcoma) is a term that encompasses 2 different conditions: (1) AAD of Mali, which refers to skin lesions that mainly develop bilaterally on the lower extremities of patients with chronic venous insufficiency and is an extreme form of stasis dermatitis and (2) Stewart-...

    journal_title:Annals of Saudi medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Alshihry H,Chisti MA,Hamadah I

    更新日期:2014-03-01 00:00:00

  • Prediction of low birth weight infants from ultrasound measurement of placental diameter and placental thickness.

    abstract:BACKGROUND:The aim of the study was to help to predict low birth weight infants by measuring placental diameter and thickness. SUBJECTS AND METHODS:A prospective study was conducted of 70 consecutive singleton pregnancies to evaluate placental diameter and thickness by ultrasonographic measurement at 36 weeks gestatio...

    journal_title:Annals of Saudi medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Habib FA

    更新日期:2002-09-01 00:00:00

  • Thyroid surgery in 103 children in a single institution from 2000-2014.

    abstract:BACKGROUND:Data on thyroid surgery in children are scarce. OBJECTIVE:Analyze outcome data on thyroid surgery in a pediatric population. DESIGN:Medical record review. SETTING:Tertiary health care institution. PATIENTS AND METHODS:We collected demographic and clinical data on patients 18 years or younger who had thyr...

    journal_title:Annals of Saudi medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Almosallam OI,Aseeri A,Alhumaid A,AlZahrani AS,Alsobhi S,AlShanafey S

    更新日期:2020-07-01 00:00:00

  • The first two cases of living donor liver transplantation using dual grafts in Saudi Arabia.

    abstract::The concept of dual-graft liver transplantation was introduced to overcome the discrepancy between liver transplantation demand and liver donation. Dual-graft transplantation also mitigates cumulative family risk by decreasing individual donor risk through minimization of the resected liver volume from each donor. Her...

    journal_title:Annals of Saudi medicine



    authors: Zidan A,Sturdevant M,Alkhail FA,Alabbad S,Boehnert MU,Broering D

    更新日期:2019-03-01 00:00:00

  • High level resistance to aminoglycosides in enterococci from Riyadh.

    abstract::Enterococci with high level of aminoglycosides resistance are being reported from different parts of the world with increasing frequency. Treatment of infections caused by such isolates is associated with a high incidence of failure or relapse. This is attributed to the loss of the synergetic effect of aminoglycosides...

    journal_title:Annals of Saudi medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Al-Ballaa SR,Qadri SM,Al-Ballaa SR,Kambal AM,Saldin H,Al-Qatary K

    更新日期:1994-07-01 00:00:00

  • Omalizumab therapy in three patients with chronic autoimmune urticaria.

    abstract::Chronic urticaria is a common skin disease. In about 45% of patients the cause is an autoantibody directed at the α-subunit of the high-affinity IgE receptor (chronic autoimmune urticaria; CAU). Omalizumab is a monoclonal anti-IgE antibody that has a proven role in the treatment of various allergic diseases. We gave o...

    journal_title:Annals of Saudi medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Al-Ahmad M

    更新日期:2010-11-01 00:00:00

  • Patients admitted to emergency units with injuries related to the four Hajj-associated annual animal sacrifice feasts from 2010 to 2013.

    abstract:BACKGROUND:During the Eid al-Adha ("Sacrifice Feast") religious holiday in Muslim communities animal sacrifices are made over a period of 3 days every year. OBJECTIVES:The aim of this study was to determine the type of sacrifice-related injuries, the characteristics of patients, treatments for injuries, and relationsh...

    journal_title:Annals of Saudi medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Basturk M,Katirci Y,Ocak T,Yurdakul MS,Duran A,Baspinar I

    更新日期:2016-03-01 00:00:00

  • Disseminated peritoneal Schistosoma japonicum: a case report and review of the pathological manifestations of the helminth.

    abstract::Schistosomiasis (also known as bilharzia, bilharziasis, bilharziosis or snail fever) is a human disease syndrome caused by infection from one of several species of parasitic trematodes of the genus Schistosoma. The three main species infecting humans are S haematobium, S japonicum, and S mansoni. S japonicum is most c...

    journal_title:Annals of Saudi medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章,评审


    authors: Al-Waheeb S,Al-Murshed M,Dashti F,Hira PR,Al-Sarraf L

    更新日期:2009-03-01 00:00:00

  • The experience of a menopause clinic in Kuwait: Implication for primary health care.

    abstract::The aim of this study was to evaluate the sequelae of menopause and how this can be managed in a primary health care setting. Between June 1992 and June 1994, 261 postmenopausal females who attended the menopause clinic at the Kuwait Maternity Hospital were evaluated clinically and with laboratory investigations; mamm...

    journal_title:Annals of Saudi medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Al Qattan N,Omu AE

    更新日期:1996-03-01 00:00:00

  • Frequency and distribution of 22,836 adult cancer cases referred to King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre.

    abstract::Since late 1975, the King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre (KFSH&RC), a tertiary-care hospital in Saudi Arabia, has continuously collected data on its experience in oncology. With 22,836 cancer cases as a base, covering the years between 1976 and 1993, it is intended to present the hospital data obtained...

    journal_title:Annals of Saudi medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Ezzat A,Raja M,Te O,Michels D,Bazarbashi S

    更新日期:1996-03-01 00:00:00

  • Tocilizumab efficacy and safety in rheumatoid arthritis patients after inadequate response to disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drugs oranti-tumor necrosis factor.

    abstract:BACKGROUND:Tocilizumab (TCZ) is a humanized anti-human IL-6R antibody, a novel therapy for rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients who fail treatment with disease modifying anti-rheumatic drugs (DMARDs) or anti-tumor necrosis factor (anti-TNFs). OBJECTIVE:To assess the safety and efficacy of TCZ monotherapy or in combinati...

    journal_title:Annals of Saudi medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章,多中心研究


    authors: Abdulkader OAF,Qushmaq K,Aljishi F

    更新日期:2016-05-01 00:00:00

  • Body mass index in Saudi Arabian children and adolescents: a national reference and comparison with international standards.

    abstract:BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES:Because there are no reference standards for body mass index (BMI) in Saudi children, we established BMI reference percentiles for normal Saudi Arabian children and adolescents and compared them with international standards. SUBJECTS AND METHODS:Data from a stratified multistage probability s...

    journal_title:Annals of Saudi medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Al Herbish AS,El Mouzan MI,Al Salloum AA,Al Qureshi MM,Al Omar AA,Foster PJ,Kecojevic T

    更新日期:2009-09-01 00:00:00

  • Primary breast lymphoma: a pooled analysis of prognostic factors and survival in 93 cases.

    abstract:BACKGROUND:Primary breast lymphoma is a rare disease. The small number of patients and the paucity of data make large-series studies difficult. We conducted a pooled analysis to evaluate the treatment outcome and prognostic factors in patients with primary breast lymphoma. METHODS:In a search of PUBMED and MEDLINE we ...

    journal_title:Annals of Saudi medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Liu MT,Hsieh CY,Wang AY,Pi CP,Chang TH,Huang CC,Huang CY

    更新日期:2005-07-01 00:00:00

  • Celiac disease in children and adolescents at a singe center in Saudi Arabia.

    abstract:BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES:Celiac disease (CD) is an immune-mediated enteropathy, induced by gluten in genetically susceptible individuals. The objective of this study was to describe the clinical pattern of CD in children from the western region of Saudi Arabia. DESIGN AND SETTING:Retrospective, hospital-based. PATIE...

    journal_title:Annals of Saudi medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Saadah OI

    更新日期:2011-01-01 00:00:00

  • Central adiposity and atherogenic lipids in Saudi diabetics.

    abstract::A high caloric intake from fat sources and prevailing obesity in the Saudi population prompted this study. Waist to hip circumference ratio (WHR), fasting cholesterol, triglycerides and insulin were measured in 76 non-insulin dependent adult Saudi diabetics. Serum LDL, HDL and VLDL were measured in 45 of these diabeti...

    journal_title:Annals of Saudi medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Khandekar S,Noeman SA,Muralidhar K,Gadallah M,Al-Sawaf KS

    更新日期:1994-07-01 00:00:00

  • Effects of chronic pain on function, depression, and sleep among patients with traumatic spinal cord injury.

    abstract:BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES:The main objectives of this cross-sectional study were (1) to examine chronic pain using the Multidimensional Pain Inventory-Spinal Cord Injury (MPI-SCI) version and (2) to assess the relationship between chronic pain and functional status, depression, and sleep quality among patients with SCI...

    journal_title:Annals of Saudi medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Avluk OC,Gurcay E,Gurcay AG,Karaahmet OZ,Tamkan U,Cakci A

    更新日期:2014-05-01 00:00:00

  • Coexistence of chronic lymphocytic leukemia and polycythemia vera: a case report and review of the literature.

    abstract::Polycythemia vera is a Philadelphia chromosome-negative myeloproliferative neoplasm. Chronic lymphocytic leukemia is a monoclonal expansion of a CD5+ CD19+ B lymphocytes. Chronic myeloproliferative neoplasms may coexist with indolent B-cell malignant lymphomas of various types. The association of chronic lymphocytic l...

    journal_title:Annals of Saudi medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章,评审


    authors: Korkmaz S,Kulakoglu S,Gorkem H,Aygun B,Cetinkaya A

    更新日期:2016-09-01 00:00:00

  • Prevalence of antibodies to hepatitis C virus in Saudi patients with chronic liver disease.

    abstract::The prevalence of antibodies to hepatitis C virus (anti-HCV) has been measured in 113 Saudi patients with chronic liver diseases. Twenty-five percent of 20 patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) were positive for anti-HCV and 29.7% of 38 patients with cirrhosis and 27.3% of 33 patients with liver fibrosis, respe...

    journal_title:Annals of Saudi medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Fakunle YM,Al-Mofarreh M,El-Drees AZ,El-Karamany WM,Ezzat HO,Ballesteros MN,Khawaji MZ

    更新日期:1991-09-01 00:00:00

  • O6-methylguanine-DNA methyltransferase promoter methylation and isocitrate dehydrogenase mutation as prognostic factors in a cohort of Saudi patients with glioblastoma.

    abstract:BACKGROUND:Treatment of glioblastoma (GB), the most common malignant primary brain tumor in adults, can include alkylating chemo-therapeutic agents. Two molecular biomarkers of treatment response are MGMT (O6-methylguanine-DNA methyltransferase) promoter methylation and IDH (isocitrate dehydrogenase) mutations, which p...

    journal_title:Annals of Saudi medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Alassiri AH,Alkhaibary A,Al-Sarheed S,Alsufani F,Alharbi M,Alkhani A,Aloraidi A

    更新日期:2019-11-01 00:00:00

  • Dermatophytes and other fungi associated with skin mycoses in Tripoli, Libya.

    abstract:BACKGROUND:Our objective in this study was to obtain information on the prevalence of fungi responsible for superficial mycoses in the region of Tripoli, Libya. PATIENTS AND METHODS:Skin scrapings collected from 2224 patients attending the Dermatology Clinic at Tripoli Medical Center with suspected clinical symptoms o...

    journal_title:Annals of Saudi medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Ellabib MS,Khalifa ZM

    更新日期:2001-05-01 00:00:00

  • Mature teratoma presenting as orbital cellulitis in a 5-month-old baby.

    abstract::We have presented an interesting case of an unexpected orbital tumor in a 5-month-old female healthy baby who presented initially with a 1-week history of acute left proptosis, swollen eyelid, conjunctival chemosis and exposure keratopathy. She was treated with intravenous antibiotics without any improvement and was r...

    journal_title:Annals of Saudi medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Alkatan HM,Chaudhry I,Alayoubi A

    更新日期:2013-11-01 00:00:00