Ebaa Al Ozairi, MRCP, CCT

Chief Medical Officer

  • 524 Citations
  • 8 h-Index
20052020

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Research Output

2020
Open Access

Genome-wide association study identifies novel risk variants from RPS6KA1, CADPS, VARS, and DHX58 for fasting plasma glucose in Arab population

Hebbar, P., Abu-Farha, M., Alkayal, F., Nizam, R., Elkum, N., Melhem, M., John, S. E., Channanath, A., Abubaker, J., Bennakhi, A., Al-Ozairi, E., Tuomilehto, J., Pitkaniemi, J., Alsmadi, O., Al-Mulla, F. & Thanaraj, T. A., 13 Jan 2020, In : Scientific Reports. 10, 1, p. 152 152.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

Late bedtime and dental caries incidence in Kuwaiti children: A longitudinal multilevel analysis

Alqaderi, H., Tavares, M., Al-Mulla, F., Al-Ozairi, E. & Goodson, J. M., 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Protocol for a randomised controlled trial to investigate the effect of home- And gym-based resistance exercise training on glycaemic control, body composition and muscle strength

Al Ozairi, E., Alsaeed, D., Alsaeed, D., Taliping, D., Jalali, M., Jalali, M., El Samad, A., Mashankar, A., Taghadom, E., Taghadom, E., Guess, N., Gill, J. M. R., Sattar, N., Gray, C., Welsh, P. & Gray, S. R., 22 Jun 2020, In : Trials. 21, 1, 557.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2019

Acute effects of air pollution on mortality: A 17-year analysis in Kuwait

Achilleos, S., Al Ozairi, E., Alahmad, B., Garshick, E., Neophytou, A. M., Bouhamra, W., Yassin, M. F. & Koutrakis, P., 1 May 2019, In : Environment International. 126, p. 476-483 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
12 Citations (Scopus)

Association between Adipose Tissue Interleukin-33 and Immunometabolic Markers in Individuals with Varying Degrees of Glycemia

Hasan, A., Kochumon, S., Al Ozairi, E., Tuomilehto, J. & Ahmad, R., Apr 2019, In : Disease Markers. 2019, 7901062, p. 7901062 7901062.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)

Autoimmune signatures for prediction and diagnosis of autoimmune diabetes in Kuwait

Jahromi, M., Al-Mulla, F. & Al-Ozairi, E., Jun 2019, In : Autoimmunity Reviews. 18, 6, p. 642-644 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Citation (Scopus)

Corrigendum: Caveolin-1 Variant Is Associated With the Metabolic Syndrome in Kuwaiti Children: Caveolin-1 variant is associated with the metabolic syndrome in Kuwaiti children (Frontiers in Genetics ( 2018) 9 (689) DOI: 10.3389/fgene.2018.00689)

Nizam, R., Al-Ozairi, E., Goodson, J. M., Melhem, M., Davidsson, L., Alkhandari, H., Al Madhoun, A., Shamsah, S., Qaddoumi, M., Alghanim, G., Alhasawi, N., Abu-Farha, M., Abubaker, J., Shi, P., Hartman, M-L., Tavares, M., Bitar, M., Ali, H., Arefanian, H., Devarajan, S. & 4 others, Al-Refaei, F., Alsmadi, O., Tuomilehto, J. & Al-Mulla, F., 1 Jan 2019, In : Frontiers in Genetics. 10, MAR, p. 221 1 p., 221.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Open Access
3 Citations (Scopus)

How can we support people with Type 1 diabetes during Ramadan? Insight following a structured education workshop and telemonitoring service in Kuwait

Alsaeed, D., Al Kandari, J., Taghadom, E., El Samad, A., Murad, S., Megahed, A., Al Ibrahim, S. & Al Ozairi, E., 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Open Access
3 Citations (Scopus)

Photo-Assisted Dietary Method Improves Estimates of Dietary Intake Among People with Sleeve Gastrectomy

Al Ozairi, E., AlAwadhi, M. M., Al Kandari, J., Taghadom, E., Abdullah, M. & Le Roux, C. W., 15 May 2019, In : Obesity Surgery. 29, 5, p. 1602-1606 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)
2018

Biphasic changes in angiopoietin-like 8 level after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy and type 2 diabetes remission during a 1-year follow-up

Alshawaf, E., Al Ozairi, E., Al-Asfar, F., Al-Beloushi, S., Kumari, S., Tuomilehto, J. & Arefanian, H., 1 Sep 2018, In : Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases. 14, 9, p. 1284-1294 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

CVD Risk Pre- and Post-metabolic surgery from an Atherogenic Index of Plasma perspective

Alshawaf, E., Al Ozairi, E., Al-Asfar, F. & Arefanian, H., 14 Nov 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Diabetes and TelecommunicationS (DATES) study to support self-management for people with type 2 diabetes: A randomized controlled trial

Al Ozairi, E., Ridge, K., Taghadom, E., De Zoysa, N., Tucker, C., Stewart, K., Stahl, D. & Ismail, K., 12 Nov 2018, In : BMC Public Health. 18, 1, 1249.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)
2017

Fasting Betatrophin, 1-year post Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy, a correlation to beta cell function & T2DM remission

Alshawaf, E., Al Ozairi, E., Al-Asfar, F. & Arefanian, H., 4 Dec 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Medical and pharmacy students’ attitudes towards physician-pharmacist collaboration in Kuwait

Katoue, M. G., Awad, A. I., Al-Jarallah, A., Al Ozairi, E. & Schwinghammer, T. L., 1 Jul 2017, In : Pharmacy Practice. 15, 3, 1029.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
5 Citations (Scopus)
2016

Effect of Black Tea Consumption on Intracellular Cytokines, Regulatory T Cells and Metabolic Biomarkers in Type 2 Diabetes Patients

Mahmoud, F., Haines, D., Al Ozairi, E. & Dashti, A., 1 Mar 2016, In : Phytotherapy Research. 30, 3, p. 454-462 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of Diabetea tea ™ consumption on inflammatory cytokines and metabolic biomarkers in type 2 diabetes patients

Mahmoud, F., Al Ozairi, E., Haines, D., Novotny, L., Dashti, A., Ibrahim, B. & Abdel-Hamid, M., 24 Dec 2016, In : Journal of Ethnopharmacology. 194, p. 1069-1077 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)
2015

Obesity Surgery and Ramadan: a Prospective Analysis of Nutritional Intake, Hunger and Satiety and Adaptive Behaviours During Fasting

Al Ozairi, E., Al Kandari, J., AlHaqqan, D., AlHarbi, O., Masters, Y. & Syed, A. A., 3 Mar 2015, In : Obesity Surgery. 25, 3, p. 523-529 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)
2013

Avoiding honest feedback: Discordance between formal evaluations and candid assessments of Kuwaiti PBL students

Qadan, L., Al Ozairi, E., Ayed, A. & Huang, G., 1 Jun 2013, In : Medical Teacher. 35, 6, p. 459-464 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Inflammatory cytokines and the risk of cardiovascular complications in type 2 diabetes

Mahmoud, F. & Al Ozairi, E., 1 Jan 2013, In : Disease Markers. 35, 4, p. 235-241 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
32 Citations (Scopus)

Sour cherry seed kernel extract increases heme oxygenase-1 expression and decreases representation of CD3+ TNF-α + and CD3 + IL-8+ subpopulations in peripheral blood leukocyte cultures from type 2 diabetes patients

Mahmoud, F. F., Al-Awadhi, R., Haines, D. D., Dashti, A., Dashti, H., Al Ozairi, E., Bak, I. & Tosaki, A., 1 May 2013, In : Phytotherapy Research. 27, 5, p. 767-774 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)
2012
2011

Impact of diabetic status on the hyperglycemia-induced adverse risk of short term outcomes in hospitalized patients with acute coronary syndromes in the middle east: Findings from the gulf registry of acute coronary events (Gulf RACE)

Thalib, L., Zubaid, M., Rashed, W., Suwaidi, J. A., Almahmeed, W., Al Ozairi, E., Alanbaei, M., Sulaiman, K., Amin, H. & Al-Motarreb, A., 1 Mar 2011, In : Clinical Medicine and Research. 9, 1, p. 32-37 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
8 Citations (Scopus)
2008

Insulin resistance causing severe postmenopausal hyperandrogenism

Al Ozairi, E., Michael, E. & Quinton, R., 1 Jan 2008, In : International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics. 100, 3, p. 280-281 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

The investigation and management of severe hyperandrogenism pre- and postmenopause: Non-tumor disease is strongly associated with metabolic syndrome and typically responds to insulin-sensitization with metformin

Vaikkakara, S., Al Ozairi, E., Lim, E., Advani, A., Ball, S. G., James, R. A. & Quinton, R., 29 Jan 2008, In : Gynecological Endocrinology. 24, 2, p. 87-92 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Therapeutic response to metformin in an underweight patient with polycystic ovarian syndrome

Al Ozairi, E., Quinton, R. & Advani, A., 1 Jan 2008, In : Fertility and Sterility. 90, 4, p. 1197.e1-1197.e4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)
2007

Counterpoint: A Diabetes Outcome Progression Trial (ADOPT): good for sulfonylureas?

Al Ozairi, E., Sibal, L. & Home, P., 1 Jan 2007, In : Diabetes care. 30, 6, p. 1677-1680 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Open Access
5 Citations (Scopus)
2006

Cardiovascular risk assessment in type 2 diabetes mellitus

Al Ozairi, E., Middelbeek, R. J. W. & Horton, E. S., 1 Nov 2006, In : Current Diabetes Reports. 6, 5, p. 333-336 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Metabolic obesity: The paradox between visceral and subcutaneous fat

Hamdy, O., Porramatikul, S. & Al Ozairi, E., 1 Nov 2006, In : Current Diabetes Reviews. 2, 4, p. 367-373 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

346 Citations (Scopus)
2005

Plasma leptin concentration in patients with Type 2 diabetes: Relationship to cardiovascular disease risk factors and insulin resistance

Abdella, N. A., Mojiminiyit, O. A., Moussa, M. A., Zaki, M., Al Mohammedi, H., Al Ozairi, E. & Al Jebely, S., 1 Mar 2005, In : Diabetic Medicine. 22, 3, p. 278-285 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Citations (Scopus)