التعليم والبحث العلمي

Selected Publications

  1. Ben Abid FAbukhattab MGhazouani HKhalil OGohar AAl Soub HAl Maslamani MAl Khal AAl Masalamani EAl Dhahry SHashim SHowadi FButt AA. Epidemiology and clinical outcomes of viral central nervous system infections. International Journal of Infectious Diseases 2018; 73:85-90

  2. Ahmedullah, H., Khan, F. Y., Al Maslamani, M., Al Soub, H., Chacko, K., Abu Khattab, M., Mahmoud, S., Howaidy, F., Thapur, M., Al Madhoun, E., Hamed, M., Doiphode, S., Al Khal, A., Deshmukh, A. Epidemiological and Clinical Features of Salmonella Typhi Infection Among Adult Patients in Qatar: A Hospital-based Study. Oman Medical Journal 2018; 33(6):468-472

  3. Shaukat A, Almaslamani M, Al-soub H, et al. Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteremia in ICU; clinical presentation and outcome, emergence of MDR strains. Journal of Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology 2018; 2(1):3-7

  4. Halima El OmriRuba Taha, Wanis Ibrahim, Nancy KassemLajos SzabadosHesham El SabahFatma Ben AbidAmna GamielAisha Al KhinjiWojciech SzmeigielskiSaba HasanIbrahim Al Hijji. Diagnostic Delay and Associated Clinical Features of Tuberculosis among Adult Patients with Acute Myeloid Leukemia in Doha, Qatar. Journal of Tuberculosis Research 2018; 6: 49-62

  5. Al Soub, Hussam, Al Madhoun Eyad, Al Maslamani, Muna, Al-Khal Abdullatif & Al Soub, Deema. (2018) Piperacillin-Tazobactam-Induced Neutropenia and Fever A Report of 11 Cases. Infectious Diseases in ClinicalPractice 2018; 26(6):1 

  6. Al Soub H, Al-khal A, Al Maslamani,  M. Dousa K, Ahmed A, Fabella A. Epidemiology and the Changing Face of HIV Infection in Qatar . Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice 2018; 26(4):220-223

  7. Shaukat A, Maslamani M Al, Rafiqui S. Vancomycin Induced Neutropenia Associated with Fever: A Case Report. Journal of Infectious Diseases and Therapy 2017; 5:336

  8. Carma L. Bylund, Khalid Alyafei, Ambika Anand, Alanoud Al Marri, Walid Omer, Tripiti Sinha, Wahila Alam, Huda Abdelrahim, Abdullatif Al-Khal. Implementing and tailoring a western-developed communication skills training program for graduate medical trainees in Qatar. International Journal of Medical Education 2017; 8:16-18

  9. Butt AA, Navasero CS, Thomas B, Al Marri S, Al Katheeri H, Al Thani A, Al Khal A, Khan T, Abou-Samra AB. Antibiotic prescription patterns for upper respiratory tract infections in the outpatient Qatari population in the private sector. International Journal of Infectious Diseases 2017; 55:20-3

  10. Fatma Ben Abid, Mohammed Abukhattab, Hanfa Karim, Mohamed Agab, Issam Al-Bozom, Wanis H. Ibrahim. Primary Pituitary Tuberculosis Revisited. American Journal of Case Reports 2017; 18:391-394

  11. Horton KC, Dueger EL, Kandeel A, Abdallat M, El-Kholy A, Al-Awaidy S, Kohlani AH, Amer H, El-Khal AL, Said M, House B. Viral etiology, seasonality and severity of hospitalized patients with severe acute respiratory infections in the Eastern Mediterranean Region, 2007–2014. PLOS one 2017; 12(7):e0180954

  12. Bylund CL, Alyafei K, Afana A, Al-Romaihi S, Yassin M, Elnashar M, AL-Arab B, Al-Khal A. Satisfaction with a 2-day communication skills course culturally tailored for medical specialists in Qatar. Journal of Family and Community Medicine 2017; 24:122-7

  13. Mustafa M, Al-Khal A, Al Maslamani M, Al Soub H. Improving influenza vaccination rates of healthcare workers: a multipronged approach in Qatar. Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal 2017; 23(4):303

  14. Ben Abid FAl-Saoub HHowadi FAlBishawi AThapur M. Delayed Pacemaker Generator Pocket and Lead Primary Infection Due to Burkholderia Cepacia. American Journal of Case Report2017; 18:855-858

  15. Mohiuddin SA, AlMaslamani M, Hashim S, Panthalayinitharayil HK, Alkaabi SR, Abdulwahab A, Derbala M. Measles hepatitis in a vaccinated liver transplant recipient: case report and review of literature. Clinical case reports 2017; 5(6):867-70

  16. Taj-Aldeen SJ, Almaslamani M, Theelen B, Boekhout T. Phylogenetic analysis reveals two genotypes of the emerging fungus Mucor indicus, an opportunistic human pathogen in immunocompromised patients. Emerging microbes & infections 2017; 6(7):e63

  17. Chacko K, Parakadavathu RT, Al-Maslamani M, Nair AP, Chekura AP, Madhavan I. Diagnostic difficulties in human rabies: A case report and review of the literature. Qatar Internal Medicine Journal 2016; 2016(2): 15

  18. Khidir A, Asad H, Abdelrahim H, Elnashar M, Killawi A, Hammoud M, Al-Khal AL, Haddad P, Fetters MD. Patient responses to research recruitment and follow-up surveys: findings from a diverse multicultural health care setting in Qatar. BMC Medical Research Methodology 2016; 16:10

  19. Shaukat A, Al Soub H, Al Maslamani M, Chako K, Khattab MA, Hasham S, Howaidy F, Deshmukh A, Mahmoud M, Abraham M, Al Khal AL. Streptococcus anginosus Infections: Clinical And Bacteriologic Characteristics: A 6-Year Retrospective Study Of Adult Patients In Qatar. Infectious Diseases In Clinical Practice 2016; 24(2): 92-95

  20. J.-M. Rolain, L. Loucif, M. Al-Maslamani, E. Elmagboul, N. Al-Ansari, S. Taj-Aldeen, A. Shaukat, H. Ahmedullah, M. Hamed. Emergence of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii producing OXA-23 Carbapenemase in Qatar. New Microbes and New Infections 2016; 11: 47–51

  21. Daoud Al-Badriyeh, Ibrahim Alabbadi, Michael Fahey, Abdullatif Al-Khal, and Manal Zaidan. Multi-indication Pharmaco-therapeutic Multicriteria Decision Analytic Model for the Comparative Formulary Inclusion of Proton Pump Inhibitors in Qatar. Clinical Therapeutics 2016; 38(5):1158-73

  22. Y. Z.B. Imam, H. Ahmadullah, P. Chandra, M. Almaslamani, A. Alkhal, D. Deleu. Validation of Thwaite's diagnostic score for the diagnosis of tuberculous meningitis in a population of meningitis in Qatar. European Journal of Neurology 2016; 23(Jun):643

  23. Musaed Saad Al Samawi, Fahmi Yousef Khan, Yasser Eldeeb, Muna Almaslamani, Abdullatif Alkhal, Hussam Alsoub, Wissam Ghadban, Faraj Howady, Samar Hashim. Acinetobacter Infections among Adult Patients in Qatar: A 2-Year Hospital-Based Study. Canadian Journal of Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology 2016

  24. Ibrahim WH, Alousi FH, Al-Khal A, Bener A, AlSalman A, Aamer A, Khaled A, Raza T. Diagnostic Delay among Adults with Pulmonary Tuberculosis in a High Gross Domestic Product Per Capita Country: Reasons and Magnitude of the Problem. International Journal of Preventive Medicine 2016; 7:116

  25. Ho MJ, Alkhal A, Tekian A, Shih J, Shaw K, Wang CH, Alyafei K, Konopasek L. Contextualizing the Physician Charter on Professionalism in Qatar: From Patient Autonomy to Family Autonomy. Journal of graduate medical education 2016; 8(5):719-25

  26. Singh JP, Mohammed R, Thayyullathil T, Al-Khal A, Al-Suwaidi Z. Childhood tuberculosis in Qatar. International Journal of Mycobacteriology 2016; 5(1):S162

  27. Butt AA, Navasero CS, Thomas B, Marri SA, Katheeri HA, Thani AA, Khal AA, Khan T, Abou-Samra AB. Antibiotic prescription patterns for upper respiratory tract infections in the outpatient Qatari population in the private sector. International Journal of Infectious Diseases 2016; 55:20-23

  28. Mohammed Abu Khattab, Fahmi Yousef Khan, Mona Al Maslamani, Abdul Latif Al-Khal, Akram El Gendy, Hussam Al Soub. Pulmonary and Extra Pulmonary Tuberculosis in Qatar: A First Retrospective Population-Based Study. Advances in Infectious Diseases 2015; 5(04):148-153

  29. Varughese Shinu, Read Jennan G, Al-Khal Abdullatif, Salah Salem Abo, El Deeb Yasser, Cameron Peter A. Effectiveness of the Middle East respiratory syndrome-coronavirus protocol in enhancing the function of an Emergency Department in Qatar. European Journal of Emergency Medicine 2015; 22(5): 316–320

  30. Yahia Z.B. Imam, Hasan S. Ahmedullah, Naveed Akhtar, Kadavil C. Chacko, Saadat Kamran, Faraj Al Alousi, Zubaida Alsuwaidi, Muna Almaslmani, A Latif Al Khal, Dirk Deleu. Adult Tuberculous Meningitis in Qatar: A Descriptive Retrospective Study from its Referral Center. European Neurology 2015; 73:90–97

  31. Husam Salah, Abdullah M.S. Al-HatmI, Bart Theelen, Mohammed Abukamar, Samar Hashim, Anne D. van Diepeningen, Cornelia Lass-Florl, Teun Boekhout, Muna Almaslamani, Saad J. Taj-Aldeen. Phylogenetic diversity of human pathogenic Fusarium and emergence of uncommon virulent species. Journal of Infection 2015 ;71(6):658-66

  32. Deshmukh A, Hagen F, Al Sharabasi O, Abraham M, Wilson G, Doiphode S, Al Maslamani M, Meis JF. In vitro antimicrobial susceptibility testing of human Brucella melitensis isolates from Qatar between 2014–2015.BMC Microbiology 2015;15(1):1

  33. Bart L Haagmans, Said H S Al Dhahiry, Chantal B E M Reusken, V Stalin Raj, Monica Galiano, Richard Myers, Gert-Jan Godeke, Marcel Jonges, Elmoubasher Farag, Ayman Diab, Hazem Ghobashy, Farhoud Alhajri, Mohamed Al-Thani, Salih A Al-Marri, Hamad E Al Romaihi, Abdullatif Al Khal, Alison Bermingham, Albert D M E Osterhaus, Mohd M AlHajri, Marion P G Koopmans. Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus in dromedary camels: an outbreak investigation. The Lancet Infectious Diseases 2014; 14: 140–45

  34. Soub, Hussam Ibrahim, Abdulsalam Saif, Maslamani, Muna Al, Al-khal A. Latif ; Shaath, Said Hamza, Nasreuldin A. Epidemiology, Risk Factors, Clinical Features, and Outcome of Adult Patients With Severe Pandemic A/H1N1/2009 Influenza in Qatar: A Retrospective Study. Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice 2014 ; 22(6): 339–343

  35. Killawi A, Khidir A, Elnashar M, Abdelrahim H, Hammoud M, Elliott H, Thurston M, Asad H, Al-Khal AL, Fetters MD. Procedures of recruiting, obtaining informed consent, and compensating research participants in Qatar: findings from a qualitative investigation. BMC Medical Ethics 2014; 15:9

  36. Mushtak Talib Abbas, Fahmi Yousef Khan, Saif A. Muhsin, Baidaa Al-Dehwe, Mohamed Abukamar, Abdel-Naser Elzouki. Epidemiology, Clinical Features and Outcome Of Liver Abscess: A Single Reference Center Experience In Qatar 2014. Oman Medical Journal 2014 ;29(4):260-263

  37. Al-Abdely HM, Alothman AF, Salman JA, Al-Musawi T, Almaslamani M, Butt AA, Al Thaqafi AO, Raghubir N, Morsi WE, Yared NA. Clinical practice guidelines for the treatment of invasive Aspergillus infections in adults in the Middle East region: Expert panel recommendations. Journal of Infection and Public Health 2014; 7(1):20-31

  38. Alothman AF, Al-Musawi T, Al-Abdely HM, Salman JA, Almaslamani M, Yared N, Butt AA, Raghubir N, Morsi WE, Al Thaqafi AO. Clinical practice guidelines for the management of invasive Candida infections in adults in the Middle East region: Expert panel recommendations. Journal of Infection and Public Health 2014; 7(1):6-19.

  39. Taj-Aldeen SJ, Kolecka A, Boesten R, Alolaqi A, Almaslamani M, Chandra P, Meis JF, Boekhout T. Epidemiology of candidemia in Qatar, the Middle East: performance of MALDI-TOF MS for the identification of Candida species, species distribution, outcome, and susceptibility pattern. Infection 2014; 42(2):393-404

  40. Khan FY, Abu-Khattab M, Baagar K, Mohamed SF, Elgendy I, Anand D, Malallah H, Sanjay D. Characteristics of patients with definite septic arthritis at Hamad General Hospital, Qatar: a hospital-based study from 2006 to 2011. Clinical Rheumatology 2013; 32(7):969-73

  41. Derbala MF, Almaslmani M, Yaqoob R, Almohanadi M, Hashim S. De Novo HBV Infection among Qatari Residents who Underwent Liver Transplantation in China: Transplant tourism, Case Series. Hepatology 2013; 58, 1053A-1053A

  42. Khalaf H, Derballa M, Elmasry M, Khalil A, Yakoob R, Almohannadi M, Almaslamani M, Fadhil R, Al-Kaabi S, Al-Ansari A, Almaslamani Y. First liver transplant in Qatar: an evolving program facing many challenges. Experimental and Clinical Transplantation 2013; 11(5):423-5

  43. Feldman C, Abdulkarim E, Alattar F, Al Lawati F, Al Khatib H, Al Maslamani M, Al Obaidani I, Al Salah M, Farghaly M, Husain EH, Mokadas E. Pneumococcal disease in the Arabian Gulf: recognizing the challenge and moving toward a solution. Journal of Infection and Public Health 2013; 6(6):401-9

  44. Melikyan G, Badawi M, Akhtar N, Elsetouhy AH. Case of paraspinal collection due to Burkholderia pseudomallei. BMJ Case Reports 2013.

  45. Al-Khenji, Abdul Hameed Ahmed; Al-Kuwari, Mohamed Ghaith; Al-Khal, Abdul Latif; Al-Thani, Asma. University Students' Knowledge and Attitude towards HIV/AIDS in Qatar. Middle East Journal of Family Medicine 2012; 10(5):17

  46. Al Alousi, Faraj S; Abu Khattab, Mohammed; Al Soub, Hussam; Al-khal, Abdul Latif; AL-Suwaidi, Zubaida Daha. Value of Examining 3 Sputum Samples in the Diagnosis of Active Pulmonary Tuberculosis in Qatar. Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice 2012; 20(3):188–191

  47. Khan FY, Abukhattab M, Baager K. Nosocomial postneurosurgical Acinetobacter baumannii meningitis: a retrospective study of six cases admitted to Hamad General Hospital, Qatar. Journal of Hospital Infection 2012; 80(2):176-9

  48. Abdulsalam Saif Ibrahim, Abdulatif Alkhal, Joyal Jacob, Wisam Ghadban, Ajayeb Almarri. Hepatitis E in Qatar imported by expatriate workers from Nepal: epidemiological characteristics and clinical manifestations. Journal of Medical Virology 2009; 81(6):1047-51

  49. Almaslamani, M., Taj-Aldeen, S.J., Garcia-Hermoso, D., Dannaoui, E., Alsoub, H., Alkhal, A. An increasing trend of cutaneous zygomycosis caused by Mycocladus corymbifer (formerly Absidia corymbifera): Report of two cases and review of primary cutaneous Mycocladus infections. Medical Mycology 2009; 47(5): 532-538

  50. Abu Khattab M, Al Soub H, Al Maslamani M, Al Khuwaiter J, El Deeb Y. Herpes simplex virus type 2 (Mollaret's) meningitis: a case report. International Journal of Infectious Diseases 2009; 13(6):e476-9

  51. Khan FY, Lutof AK, Yassin MA, Khattab MA, Saleh M, Rezeq HY, Almaslamani M. Imported malaria in Qatar: a one year hospital-based study in 2005. Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease 2009; 7(2):111-7

  52. Almaslmani M, Derbala MF, Albozom I, Khattab M, Chacko K, Alani A. Bronchiolitis obliterans organizing pneumonia associated with Pneumocystis jiroveci infection in orthotopic liver transplantation. Transplant Infectious Disease 2008; 10(5):339-42

  53. Abdullah Balkhair, Fatma Ben Abid. Gastric and cutaneous dissemination of visceral leishmaniasis in a patient with advanced HIV. International Journal of Infectious Diseases 2008; 12( 1):111-113

  54. Al Soub H, Almaslamani M, Al Khuwaiter J, El Deeb Y, Khatab MA. Primary Nocardia meningitis in a patient without a predisposing condition: case report and review of the literature. Scandinavian Journal Of Infectious Diseases 2007; 39(8):737-41

  55. H Al Soub, R.Y.Taha, Y. El Deeb, M. Al Maslamani, J.Y.Al Khuwaither. Pneumocystis Carinii Pneumonia In A Patient Without A Predisposing Illness: Case Report And Review. Scandinavian Journal Of Infectious Diseases 2004; 36(8): 618-621

  56. Al-Thani R., Al Khal A., Al-Suwaidi Z., Elshafie S., El-Sheikh N. Drug resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Qatar: Comparison between the conventional and DNA-based methods. Molecular Diagnosis and Vaccines 2003; 1: 111-118
  57. H Al Soub, F S Al Alousi, A L Al-Khal. Tuberculoma of the cavernous sinus. Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases 2001; 33(11):868-70

  58. Al Marri M, Abdullatif Al-Khal, El Shafie S, Abu Hameed N. Resistance Pattern of mycobacterial resistance to five anti-tuberculosis drugs in the state of Qatar prior to application of DOTS and expatriates screening programme. Qatar Medical Journal 2001; 10(2):20-24

  59. Alsoub H, Al Alousi FS. Miliary tuberculosis in Qatar: a review of 32 adult cases. Annals of Saudi Medicine 2001; 21(1-2):16-20

  60. Alsoub H, El-Shafie SS. A Farmer with Artificial Valve Endocarditis. Postgraduate Medical Journal 2001; 77:128

  61. Alsoub H. Brucella Infective Endocarditis: A Report Of Four Successfully Treated Patients. Clinical Microbiology and Infection 2001; 7(7):382-5

  62. Al Alousi FS, Al Soub H, El-Shafie SS. Subdural empyema due to Burkholderia pseudomallei. Annals of Saudi Medicine 2000; 20(3-4):272-3

  63. Alsoub H, Fawzi Z. Hemophagocytic Syndrome Associated With Disseminated Candida Albicans Infection. Qatar Medical Journal 2000: 1;50-51

  64. Bessisso M, Fawzi M, Moselhi S, Khalil N, Flamerzi A, Al Soub H, Alkhal A. Epidemiology of Pediatric meningitis in Qatar. Qatar Medical Journal 1999; 8:30-33

  65. Al Alousi Fs, Al Soub H. Intestinal Perforation during Treatment of Miliary Meningitis: A Paradoxical Response To Therapy. Qatar Medical Journal  1999; 8:64-65

  66. Alsoub H. Delayed Cerebellar Ataxia Complicating Falciparum Malaria. Annals of Saudi Medicine 1999; 19(2):128-9

  67. Alsoub H, Aldweik N, Salam A. Measles Associated Colitis with Koplik Spots in the Colon. Qatar Medical Journal  1999; 8:66-7

  68. Hamad H, Al Muslomani Y, Abu Al Wafa A, Alsoub H. Small Bowel Perforation by Taenia Saginata: Case Report. Qatar Medical Journal  1999; 8:62-63

  69. Alsoub H. Indinavir-Induced Diabetes Mellitus. Annals of Saudi Medicine 1998; 18(4):333-4

  70. Alsoub H. Tuberculous Meningitis: A Clinical and Laboratory Study of 20 Patients in Qatar. International Journal of Clinical Practice 1998; 52(5):300-4

  71. H. Al Soub, A. Al Malki. Primary HIV Infection: The Importance Of Early Recognition. Qatar Medical Journal. 1998; 2: 60-61

  72. Alkhal, Latif M.; Ross, Jack W. Roseomonas Central Line Infection in a Patient with HIV Disease. Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice 1997; 6(5):340-341

  73. Alsoub H, Najma F, Robida A. Group B Streptococcal Endocarditis in Children Beyond the Neonatal Period. The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal 1997; 16(4):418-20

  74. Alsoub H. Sacroiliitis Due To Salmonella Typhi: A Report Of Two Cases. Annals of Saudi Medicine 1997; 17(3):331-3

  75. Alsoub H, Uwaydah AK, Matar I, Zebeib M, Elhag KM. A Clinical Comparison Of Typhoid Fever Caused By Susceptible And Multidrug-Resistant Strains Of Salmonella Typhi. The British Journal of Clinical Practice 1997; 51(1):8-10

  76. Al Soub H, Estinoso W. Hospital-Acquired Candidemia: Experience from a Developing Country. Journal of Hospital Infection 1997; 35(2):141-7

  77. Al Soub H, Chacko K. Tuberculous mastitis: a rare disease. The British Journal of Clinical Practice 1996; 50(1):50-1

  78. Alsoub H. Toxic Shock Syndrome Associated With Pyomyositis. Postgraduate Medical Journal 1994; 70(822):309

  79. Al Soub H, Uwaydah AK, Hussain AH. Vertebral Osteomyelitis in Qatar. The British Journal of Clinical Practice 1994; 48(3):130-2

  80. Alsoub H, Uwaydah AK. Salmonella Neck Abscess. Annals of Saudi Medicine 1994; 14(2):162-3

  81. Hussam Al Soub, S Iskander, Ahmad K. Uwaydah. Cerebral Aspergillosis .The British Journal of Clinical Practice 1993; 47(6):334-5

  82. Matar IM, Mobayedh HM, Al-Khal AL, Davidson JC. Pyomyositis with pericarditis. Saudi Medical Journal 1992; 13(1):68-9

  83. Uwaydah AK, El-Soub H. Community acquired Klebsiella pneumoniae infection in diabetics: Report of two cases. Annals of Saudi Medicine 1992; 12(1):113

  84. Uwaydah AK, Al Soub H, Matar I. Randomized prospective study comparing two dosage regimens of ciprofloxacin for the treatment of typhoid fever. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy 1992; 30(5):707-11

  85. Uwaydah AK, Matar I, Chacko KC, Davidson JC. The emergence of antimicrobial resistant Salmonella typhi in Qatar: epidemiology and therapeutic implications. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 1991 ;85(6):790