Annual Research Conference 2021

Under the Patronage of His Excellency Lieutenant General Dr Shaikh Mohammed Bin Abdulla Al Khalifa, Chairman of the Supreme Council of Health

Our Annual Research Conference is an opportunity to review and discuss the latest research projects of our faculty and clinical colleagues, as well as our peers from the Arabian Gulf University (AGU) and the University of Bahrain (UoB).

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Shortlisted abstracts

Diagnostic Performance Of SARS-Cov-2 Nasal Antigen Test In Mildly Symptomatic Cases_Abstract PDF | 110.8 KB Functional Impact of -klotho gene activated collagen scaffold on stem cells - dr Ashang Laiva PDF | 130.3 KB Time till viral clearance of SARS-CoV-2 PDF | 75.9 KB Determinants of Surgical Admissions Amongst Pediatric Trauma Patients in Bahrain PDF | 172.9 KB Stem Cells for the Treatment of Diabetic Vasculopathy - Dr Yahya Mohamed Naguib PDF | 99.7 KB Using Ct Values to predit the future trajectory of COVID-19 cases_Saad Mallah PDF | 65 KB

Other abstracts

A Comparative Analytical Study for the Antioxidant Content of Different Fruits Cultivars PDF | 86.5 KB A Retrospective Clinical Audit on the Management of Asthma Exacerbations in Children at Salmaniya PDF | 96 KB A role for Immune System Released Activating Agent ISRAA in the ontogenetic development of brain PDF | 21.7 KB Assessment of Sleep Quality Among Doctors with On-Call Duties in Bahrain Defence Force Hospital PDF | 111.4 KB Association of functional SNPs 1306 CT and 1575 GA in MMP2 Promoter PDF | 42.2 KB Attitudes and practices towards truth telling in KHUH PDF | 96.6 KB Barriers to Nurse Patient Communication PDF | 10.6 KB Beneficial Use and Potential Effectiveness of Physical Activity in Managing Autism Spectrum Disorder PDF | 95.9 KB Cardiac Device Remote Monitoring Frequency of Clinically Important Event PDF | 249.8 KB Clinical characteristics associated with patients whose cerebrospinal fluid CSF tested positive PDF | 65.2 KB Coinhibition of ATM and IKBKG Novel Therapeutic Outlet for treating elderly Acute Myeloid Leukemia PDF | 321 KB Collagen based scaffold functionalized with an antiaging klotho gene geneactivated scaffold PDF | 130.3 KB Determinants of Surgical Admissions Amongst Pediatric Trauma Patients in Bahrain PDF | 172.9 KB Diagnostic Delay in Paediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease A Systematic Review PDF | 119.8 KB Effect of hypoglycemia and glucose control on patient outcomes after PDF | 29.8 KB Efficacy and Safety of Adjunctive Dexamethasone Therapy in Adolescents and Adults PDF | 63.3 KB Equipping the team of simulation center to cope with the challenges of education provision PDF | 45.9 KB Exploring the Potential of Repurposing Previous NP Based Diagnostic Approaches Used PDF | 51.4 KB Flash Glucose Monitoring for Patients with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus During Fasting in Ramadan PDF | 594.5 KB Hand hygiene knowledge PDF | 99.8 KB HbA1c Adherence Research Project PDF | 63 KB How effective is the use of Early Prone Positioning in COVID19 related Acute Respiratory Distress PDF | 55.5 KB Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on students performance in a problem-based learning system PDF | 114.1 KB Influence of CYP2C9 VKORC1 and CYP4F2 polymorphisms on the pharmacodynamic parameters PDF | 160.3 KB Is glucose6 phosphatase dehydrogenase deficiency associated with severe outcomes PDF | 33 KB Light at the end of the tunnel Stem Cells for the Treatment of Diabetic Vasculopathy PDF | 66.9 KB Literature review to estimate the most suitable time intervals for administering COVID-19 vaccines PDF | 63.4 KB Loss of NFE2L3 protects against inflammatory colorectal cancer PDF | 46.7 KB Medical Tourism and Diabetes Care PDF | 105.7 KB Metabolic syndrome MetS PDF | 152.9 KB Microarray Based Differential Gene Expression Profiling of the Metabolic Syndrome in Arabs PDF | 28.5 KB Myotomy abstract PDF | 105.2 KB Outcome of Different Treatment Modalities for Cystic and Fibrotic Lesions in Paediatric Patients PDF | 175.7 KB Percutaneous Transcatheter Closure Abstract PDF | 56.6 KB Polychlorinated biphenyls PCBs and polycystic ovary syndrome PCOS PDF | 29.7 KB Posterior Capsular Rupture PCR and its correlation with age and hypertension PDF | 93.7 KB Prediction of Hypoglycemia By Quality of Life Measures PDF | 126.1 KB Preserving professional identities PDF | 127 KB Reverse Relationship of Uric Acid and Vitamin D3 in Adult Bahraini Patients PDF | 65.1 KB Semaglutide Vs Liraglutide for treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus in adults PDF | 52 KB Sickle cell disease SCD PDF | 67.7 KB Social Media Study PDF | 96.3 KB The Diagnostic Performance Of SARS-Cov-2 Nasal Antigen Test In Mildly Symptomatic Cases PDF | 110.8 KB The Sigma1 receptor investigating mechanisms of cell death and potential as a prognostic biomarker PDF | 91.9 KB The Use of Computed Tomography Pulmonary Angiography in The ER Setting for Suspected Pulmonary Embol PDF | 99.6 KB The use of radiological imaging alongside reverse transcriptase PCR in diagnosing novel coronavirus PDF | 96.3 KB Using Ct Values to Predict the Future Trajectory of COVID19 New Daily Cases PDF | 65 KB Venous thromboembolism VTE PDF | 87.9 KB Vitamin D and Calcium Levels between Bahraini Citizens and Expatiate Laborers Exposed and Nonexposed PDF | 11.4 KB Who Best Predicts Future Health Service Use A mixed-methods prospective study in Primary Care PDF | 81.1 KB