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Nabeel S. Al-Yateem., Bani issa W., & Rachel Rossiter. (2015). Childhood Stress In Healthcare Settings: Awareness And Suggested Interventions. Issues in Comprehensive Pediatric Nursing, Early Online: 1–18. DOI: 10.3109/01460862.2015.1035465.


Bani-issa, W., El deirawi, K., & Al tawil, H. (2015). Perspectives on the attitudes of healthcare providers toward diabetes at community based settings in the United Arab Emirates. Journal of Diabetes Mellitus. 5, 1-11


Bani-issa, W., Rempusheski, V. (2014). Teaching philosophy and the use of an electronic health records teaching strategy.  Journal Nurse Education Today 34 (2014), 906–911.


Bani-issa, W., Al momani F., Eldeirawi, K. (2013). Urinary incontinence among adult women with diabetes in Jordan: epidemiology, correlates and perceived impact on emotional and social well-being. Journal of clinical nursing, 23 (17-18),2451-60. doi: 10.1111/jocn.12392.  


Bani-issa, W., Halabi, J., Abdullah, A.,  Hasan, H., Raigangar, V.  (2013).  Urinary incontinence in Emirati women with diabetes. Journal of Transcultural Nursing,  25(1):42-50. doi: 10.1177/1043659613503873.


Al momani, F., McDowd, J., Bani-issa, W., Al momani, M. (2014). Health-Related quality of life and physical, mental and cognitive disabilities nursing home residents in Jordan. Quality of Life Research. Quality of Life Research, 23(1):155-65. doi: 10.1007/s11136-013-0461-2.


Bani-issa, W., Fakhry, R., Al momani. (2013). Urinary incontinence in Emirati women with diabetes mellitus type 2: prevalence, risk factors and impact on life.  Journal of Clinical Nursing  22(21-22): 3084-94. doi: 10.1111/jocn.12176.


Abdullah, A.,  Hasan, H., Raigangar, V. and Bani-Issa.W. (2012). C-Peptide Versus Insulin: Relationships with Risk Biomarkers of Cardiovascular Disease in Metabolic Syndrome in Young Arab Females. International Journal of Endocrinology. doi:10.1155/2012/420792


Bani-issa, W. (2011). Health related quality of Life among people with diabetes in the United Arab Emirates. WHO-Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal 17 (11), 825-830 


Kennedy, D., Sylvia, E., Bani-Issa, W. &Khater, W. (2005). Beyond the rhythm and routine: Adjusting to a life in assisted living. Journal of Gerontological Nursing, 31, 17-23

Abeer,A. Ahmed  (2014).Upper Extremities Symptoms Among Mobile Hand-Held Devices Users and Their Relationship to Device Use: A Preliminary Study in Sharjah University Students".  Proceedings of Congress 5th Health and Environment

Conference(full paper)



Abeer,A. Ahmed. ,and  Hala Mohamed Ezzaldeen.(2011). 24- hours ambulatory ECG`s response to transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation in refratory angina". journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology,22(1)2011.


Abeer,A. Ahmed and Amany Raafat."Effect of electrical stimulation on femoral artery blood flow in chronic heart failure" Bulletin of physical therapy, Cairo University 14(1): 13–19, 2010.


AmrAlmaz Abdel-Aziem and Abeer,A. Ahmed.(2011). Energy Expenditure of Fast Walking and Slow Running at the Same Speed Compared with Normal Walking. Bulletin of physical therapy, Cairo University 16(1): 115–126, 2011.


Abeer A. Abdelhamed (2015). Clinical Parameters Response to Low-Level Laser versus Monochromatic Near-Infrared Photo Energy in Diabetic Patients with Peripheral NeuropathyInternational Science Index 9 (:7)550-554.


Abeer A. Abdelhamed and AzzaFekry Ismael. (2015). Efficacy of Inspiratory Muscle Training in Improving Diaphragmatic Strength and Pulmonary Gas Exchange Following Coronary Artery Bypass Graft.  Medical Journal of Cairo University (accepted 26th Sept.2015)


Al-Yateem, N. Attia, A. et. Al. (2015) Effect of School Nurse Interventions on Adolescents' Knowledge about Healthy Nutrition and Dietary Behaviors in the United Arab Emirates, British Journal of School Nursing, 10(6):136-143

Al-Yateem, N.; Bani Issa, W. & Rossiter, R. (2015) Childhood Stress in Healthcare Settings: Awareness and Suggested Interventions, Issues in Comprehensive Pediatric Nursing, 2015 Jun;38(2):136-53

Al-Yateem, N.; AlYateem, S. & Rossiter, R.  (2015) Cultural and religious educational needs of overseas nurses working in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, Holistic Nursing Practice, 29(4):205-15

  Al-Yateem, N. & Docherty, C. (2015) Transition: a concept of significance to  nursing and health care professionals, Journal of Nursing Education and Practice, 15(5):35-40

Al Yateem, S. & Al-Yateem, N. (2014) The experience of overseas nurses caring for Muslim patients in kingdom of Saudi Arabia and UAE: A qualitative study, International Journal of Research in Nursing, 5 (1): 17-24.


Al-Yateem, N (2013) Developing guidelines for best practice for adolescents with CF during transition from children to adult health care settings, Nursing Children and Young People Journal, 25 (5), 29-34


Al-Yateem, N (2012) Child to Adult: Transitional care for young adults with Cystic Fibrosis (CF). British Journal of Nursing, 21 (14), 850-854.

Al-Yateem, N (2012) The effect of interview recording on quality of data obtained: A methodological reflection. Nurse Researcher, 19 (4) 31-35


Hasan S, Suleiman H, Stewart K, Kong DCM, Chapman CB. Patient expectations of and willingness to use primary care pharmacy services in the United Arab Emirates. Int J Pharm Pract. In Press.


Hasan S, Stewart K, Kong DCM, Chapman CB. Hasan MY. Physicians' attitudes towards provision of primary care services in community pharmacy in the UAE. Int J Pharm Pract. In Press.

Hasan S, Suleiman H, Stewart K, Kong DCM, Chapman CB, Hasan MY. Assessing patient satisfaction with community pharmacy in the UAE using a newly-validated tool. Res Soc Admin Pharm 2013; 9: 841-850.


Hasan S, Suleiman H, Chapman CB, Stewart K, Kong DCM. Community Pharmacy Services in the UAE. Int J Pharm Pract. 2012; 20(4): 218-225. doi: 10.1111/j.2042-7174.2011.00182.x


Hasan S. Teaching ethics to pharmacy students using a team-based learning approach. Pharmacy Education. 2011; 11 (1): 99 – 106


Hasan S, Suleiman H, Chapman CB, Stewart K, Kong DCM. Community pharmacy in the UAE: characteristics and workforce issues. Int J Pharm Pract. 2011; 19(6): 392-399.


Stone, T. & Rossiter, R. (In press) PredatoryPublishing: Take care that you are not caught in the Open Access net (Editorial), Nursing and Health Sciences, (Accepted 12 February, 2015).


Stone, T. &Rossiter, R. (In press) Getting the message across: Delivering a quality conference presentation (Editorial), Nursing and Health Sciences, (Accepted 16 December, 2014).


Cooper, J.L., Marjei, S., Rossiter, R. & Brownie, S. (In press) Qualitative Research: A pathway to gain an understanding of UAE mothers' experiences and perceptions of managing a child newly diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes, International Journal of Diabetes and Clinical Research.


Rossiter, R. & Brownie, S. (2015). Difficult and frustrating? Caring for those with chronic and complex conditions American Nurse Today, 10(2) http://www.americannursetoday.com/archive/february-2015-vol-10-no-2/


Rossiter, R., Jeong, S., Maguire, J., Day, J., McDonald, V., Hunter, S., Higgins, I. & Van Der Riet, P. (2014), Redefining Old: Ways to health and wellbeing, Hong Kong Journal of Mental Health 40(2), 58-72.


Stone, T. E., & Rossiter, R. (2014). Making the most of conference attendance. Nursing & Health Sciences, 16(3), 275-276. doi: 10.1111/nhs.12171


Brownie, S., Hills, A. & Rossiter, R. (2014) Primary health service options for affordable and accessible non-communicable disease and related chronic disease prevention and management, Journal of Multidisciplinary Healthcare, 7, 543-549, http://dx/doi.org/10.2147/JMDH.S72636


Van der Riet, P., Rossiter, R., Kirby, D., Dluzewska, T., & Harmon, C. (2014). Piloting a stress management and mindfulness program for undergraduate nursing students: Student feedback and lessons learned. Nurse Education Today, Available online. doi: 10.1016/j.nedt.2014.05.003


Brownie, S., Hunter, L., Rossiter, R., Hills, A., Robb, W. & Hag-Ali, M. (2014). Diabetes in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: the need for valid data sets for health service planning, The Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2213-8587(14)70025-7


Parker, V., Bellamy, D., Rossiter, R., Graham, V., Britton, B., Bennett, L., & Giles, M. (2014). The Experiences of Head and Neck Cancer Patients Requiring Major Surgery. Cancer Nursing, 37(4), 263-270.


Plangpongpan, S., Rossiter, R.,& Hazelton, M. (2013). Crises in Care-Giving - An Enduring State: Implications for Service Development in Thailand. Journal of the Psychiatric Association of Thailand, 58(4), 333-344.


Robinson, T., Hills, D., &Rossiter, R. (2013). Mental health emergency care in Australia: An educational program for clinicians. Education for health: Change in learning and practice, 26(3), 172-177. doi: 10.4103/1357-6283.125994


Hazelton, M., Rossiter, R., Sinclair, E., &Morrall, P. (2011). Encounters with the 'dark side': New graduate nurses' experiences in a mental health service. Health Sociology Review, 20(2), 172-186.


Rossiter, R., Stone, T., &Levett-Jones, T. (2010). One oar or two? Enhancing mental health undergraduate education [Poster]. [Abstract]. International Journal of Mental Health Nursing, 19(Supplement 1), A42.


King, D., &Rossiter, R. (2009). Implementing the Mental Health Nurse Incentive Program in Rural NSW: Overcoming challenges to deliver mental health care in the primary care setting. [Abstract]. International Journal of Mental Health Nursing, 18(Supplement 1), A12.


Rossiter, R., Schofield, T., & Hazelton, M. (2009). Challenging Therapeutic Pessimism:  Is Education Enough? [Abstract]. International Journal of Mental Health Nursing, 18(Supplement1), A21.


Rossiter, R., & Black, J. (2009). Challenging therapeutic pessimism: borderline personality disorder and co-morbid substance abuse. [Current Practice].Mental Health and Substance Use: dual diagnosis, 2(2), 140-153.


Hazelton, M., Rossiter, R.,& Milner, J. (2006). Managing the 'unmanageable': Training staff in the use of dialectical behaviour therapy for borderline personality disorder. Contemporary Nurse, 21(1), 120-130.



Gopinath VK, Awad MA .Predictors of dental rehabilitation in children aged 3-1      12 years.J IntSocPrev Community Dent. 2015;5(3):227-31.


Awad MA, Rahman B, Hasan H, Ali H. The Relationship between Body Mass Index and Periodontitis in Arab Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus. Oman Med J 2015 (in press).


Gopinath VK, Rahman B, Awad MA. Assessment of gingival health among school children in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates. Eur J Dent. 2015; 9(1): 36-40.


EL Batawi H, Panigrahi P, Awad M. Perceived outcomes and satisfaction of Saudi parents and their children following dental rehabilitation under general anesthesia: A 2-year follow-up. Journal of  J IntSocPrev Community Dent. 2014 Dec;4(Suppl 3):S153-60.    doi: 10.4103/2231-0762.149024.


Hawamdeh S, Awad MA. Dental anxiety: Prevalence and associated factors. Euro J Gen Dent 12:23-28


Al Amad S, Awad MA,  Nimiri O. Oral cancer in young Jordanians: potential association with frequency of narghile smoking Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol 2014;118:560-565


El Damanhoury H, Fakhruddin K, Awad MA. Effectiveness of teaching International Caries Detection and Assessment System II and its  e‑learning program to freshman dental students on occlusal caries detection. Eur J Dent 2014; 8:493-497


Al-Rawi NH, Awad M, Al-Zuebi IE, Hariri RA, Salah EW. Prevalence of odontogenic cysts and tumors among UAE population. J OrofacSci 2013;5:95-100.


Hamdan NM, Gray-Donald K, Awad MA, Johnson-Down L, Wollin S, Feine JS. Do Implant Overdentures Improve Dietary Intake? A Randomized Clinical Trial.

.J Dent Res 201392:146S-153S


Awad MA, Rashid F, Feine S. The effect of  mandibular 2-implant overdentures on oral health related quality of life in a pragmatic international multicentre study. Clin Oral Impl Res 2013 25:46-51


Al Amad S, Awad MA, Silverman H. Attitude of dental patients towards research participation. Eastern Med J 2013  V 21: 241-247


Awad MA, Morais JA, Wollin S, Khalil A, Gray-Donald K, Feine JS.

Implant overdentures and nutrition: a randomized controlled trial.

J Dent Res. 2012  ;91(1):39-46.

Awad MA. Third molar extraction and use of pre-post operative amoxicillin. J Evid Based Dent Pract2012 ; 12(3):149-50.


Rashid F, Awad MA, Thomason JM, Piovano A, Spielberg GP, Scilingo E, Mojon P, Müller F, Spielberg M, Heydecke G, Stoker G, Wismeijer D, Allen F,   Feine JS. The effectiveness of 2-implant overdentures - a pragmatic international  multicentre study. J Oral Rehabil.2011; 38;176-84


Hashim R, Williams S, Thomson WM, Awad MA. Prevalence and intra-oral patterns of Early Childhood Caries among young children in Ajman. Comm Dent Health 2010;27 109-13.


Awad M, Kouatly M, Fakhry R. Smoking counseling practices of physicians in the UAE. Global Health Promotion 2010; 17: 8-15.


Pan S, Dagenais M, Thomason JM, Awad M, Emami E, Kimoto S, Wollin SD, Feine JS. Does mandibular edentulous bone height affect prosthetic treatment success?  J Dent. 2010; 38(11):899-907.


Awad MA. Publication bias in clinical trials.J Can Dent Assoc 2010;76:a175


Radwan, H. 2013. Patterns and Determinants of Breastfeeding and complementary Feeding Practices of Emirati Mothers in the United Arab Emirates. BMC Public Health;13:171(IF2.321).


Radwan, H, Musaiger, A.O. and Hachem F.2009. Breastfeeding and Lactational Amenorrhea in UAE. Journal of Pediatric Nursing; 24(1), 62-8.(IF 0.916).


Musaiger, A.O, Abdulghafoor, A. and Radwan, H. 1996. Anemia among 6 years old children in the United Arab Emirates. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 50: 636-637.(IF2.95).


Musaiger, A.O and Radwan, H.1995.Social and Dietary Factors Associated with obesity in University Female Students in United Arab Emirates. Roy Soc Health, April: 96-99.(IF2.019).


Baba, N, Radwan, H. and Van Itallie, Th.1992. Effects of Feeding Casein Versus Soy protein on body composition & Serum Lipid levels in Adult Rats. Nutrition Research, 12: 279-288.( IF 2.585)