List of published papers

1998

TI: Prevalence of tuberculosis in Khartoum state in Sudan: correlation of tuberculin reactivity with age.

AU: A.I. Elsony, A. H. Khamis, Fatma Ahmed, Manal M. A.Algader.

SO: the Ahfad Journal: Women and change. Vol.15,No.1 (June,1998:15.

2000

TI: Tuberculosis control in Sudan against seemingly insurmountable odds.

AU: A.I. Elsony, D. A. Enarson, O.Z. Baraka, G. Bjune.

SO: Int. J. Tuberculosis & Lung Diseases 2000; 4(7):657-664.

2002

TI: Relation of grading of sputum smears with clinical features of tuberculosis patients in routine practice in Sudan.

AU: A.I. Elsony, S. Sobhi, D. A. Enarson, O.Z. Baraka, G. Bjune. A. H. Khamis,

SO: Int. J. Tuberculosis & Lung Diseases 2002; 6(2):91-97

Tl: Treatment results of DOTS in 1797 Sudanese TB patients with/without HIV co-Infection.

AU: A.I. Elsony, A. H. Khamis, D. A. Enarson, O.Z. Baraka, S. A. Mustafa, G. Bjune.

SO: Int. J. Tuberculosis & Lung Diseases 2003; 6(12):1-9 

2003

Tl: The effect of decentralization on tuberculosis services in three states of Sudan

AU: A.I. Elsony, S. A. Mustafa, A. H. Khamis, S. Sobhi, D. A. Enarson, O.Z. Baraka, G. Bjune.

SO: Int. J. Tuberculosis & Lung Diseases 2003; 7(5):1-6. 

TI: Symptoms in patients attending services for diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in Sudan

AU: A.I. Elsony , S.A. Mustafa, A. H. Khamis, S. Sobhi, D. A. Enarson, O.Z. Baraka, G. Bjune. A. H. Khamis,

SO: Int. J. Tuberculosis & Lung Diseases 2003; 7(6):1-6

TI: Childhood asthma in Gadarif

AU: Bashir A.A

SO: The international journal of TB and lung diseases, volume7, supplement2, p s1546

2004

TI: Occupational pulmonary hazards due to chronic exposure to benzene

AU: Bashir A.A

SO: The international journal of TB and lung diseases, volume8, supplement1, p s154 

2005

TIMalaria in pregnant women of the eastern Sudan

AU: I. Adam, A. H. Khamis, M.I. ElBashir

SO: Malaria Journal 2005, 4:8; doi: 1186/1475-2875-4-18 

TI: Procedure and risk factors for Anemia in pregnant women of eastern Sudan

AU: I. Adam, A. H. Khamis, M.I. ElBashir

SO: Transaction of the Royal Sociey April 2005(Under publication) 

TI: The cost to health services of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) co-infection among tuberculosis patients in Sudan

AU: A. EL-Sony, S. A. Mustafa, A H. Khamis, D. A. Enarson , O. Baraka, G. Bjune.

SO: Health Policiy1693-(2005)1-8.

TI: Normal spirometric values in Sudanese

AU: Bashir A.A

SO: The international journal of TB and lung diseases, volume9, supplement1, p s161 

TI: Artesunate plus sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine for treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium faciparum malaria in Sudan

AU: Sakina B. Elamin, Elfatih M. Malik, Tarig Abdelgadir, Ammar Hassan Khamis, Mamoun M. Mohammed, Elderderi S. and Isag Adam

SO:  Malaria Journal 2005, 4:41; doi: 10.1186/ 1475-2875-4-41 

TI: Lung function & airways responsiveness during pregnancy

AU: Bashir A.A

SO:  The international journal of TB and lung diseases, volume9, supplement1, p s160

 2006

TI: Effect of chronic exposure to cotton dust on lung function in Khartoum-Sudan

AU: Amir M. El Shikh

SO:  Sudan Medical Monitor Aug 2006, volume 1, No2, p51-56 

TI: Lung function at high altitude

AU: Amir M. El Shik

SO:  Sudan Medical Monitor Aug 2006, 

TI: Forced expiratory oral pressure

AU: Amir M. El Shik

SO:  The international journal of TB and lung diseases, volume10, supplement1, p s93 

TI: “TB/HIV collaboration – The Perspective of Health Service Users

AU: Kadoda G., Akol A., Elmugamer S., Elsony A., Elsir S., Hamid M., Hassan H., Mustafa N., Tagelsir H.

SO:  .” Presented at the International Open Consultative Meeting of the Stop TB Partnership. Toronto, Canada, August 2006 

TI: Managing Knowledge in Public Health – TB Programme in Sudan Case Study

AU: Kadoda G. Ibrahim H., Abdelraheem M., Abdrahman R., Mohamed  R

SO:  International Conference on Appropriate Technology, Bulawayo, Zimbabwe, July 12-15, 2006 (Eds.) Muchabayiwa B., Trimble J., Dube S.

2007

TI: Perceptions of the causes of malaria and of its complications, treatment and prevention among midwives and pregnant women of Eastern Sudan.

AU: Isag Adam, El Sir M. Omer, Amel Salih, Ammar H. Khamis, Elfatih M. Malik.

SO: J public Health DOI 10. 1007/s 10389-007-0124-2. 

TI: Diabetes mellitus and overweight in adult police forces households in Khartoum, Sudan: a pilot report.

AU: Hasan Abu-Aisha, Elwaleed A.M. Elhassan, Ammar Hassan Khamis, Adil Abu-Elmaali.

SO: Sudan Medical Monitor Volume 2, No.2- May 2007. 

TI: Community and Individual factors influencing the health seeking behavior of tuberculosis defaulters, Sudan.

AU: Ammar Hassan Khamis, Imad Elamin, Asma Elsony

SO: Sudan Medical Monitor Volume 2, No.4- Nov 2007. 

TI: Chronic airflow limitation in developing countries: burden and priorities

AU: Nadia Ait-Khaled, D. A. Enarson , Salah Ottmani, Asma Elsony, Mai Eltigani, Ricardo Sepulveda.

SO: International Journal of COPD 2007:2(2) 141-150

TI: Smoking and lung function in Sudanese

AU: Amir M. El Shik

SO: The international journal of TB and lung diseases Nov 2007, volume11, supplement1 

2008

TI: Hypertension and obesity in police forces households in Khartoum, Sudan: A pilot report – part of the “Police Forces Hypertension, Diabetes, Renal Insufficiency, and Thyroid Derangements (HyDRIT) Study”, Sudan).

AU: Hassan Abu-Aisha FRCP. Elwaleed AM Elhassan ABIM, MACP, Ammar Hassan Khamis PhD and Adil Abu-Elmalli MD

SO: Sudanese Journal of Public Health: January 2008, Vol.3 (1)

TI: Perception of the causes of malaria and of its complications, treatment and prevention among midwives and pregnant women of Eastern Sudan

AU: Isag Adam. El Sir M. Omer.  Amel Salh. Ammar H. Khamis. Elfatih M. Malik

SO: J Public Health (2008) Vol. 16 No. 2:129-132 

TI: Is eczema really on the increase worldwide?

AU: Williams H, Stewart A, von Mutius E, Cookson B, Anderson HR and the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood (ISAAC) Phase One and Three Study groups (Musa OA).

SO: J Allergy Clin Immunol 2008; 121(4): 947-54. 

TI: Worldwide trends for symptoms of rhinoconjunctivitis: Phase Three of the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood

AU: Björkstén B, Clayton T, Ellwood P, Stewart A, Strachan D, and the ISAAC Phase Three Study Group (Musa OA)

SO: Paediatric Allergy Immunol 2008; 19: 110-24

TI: Prevalence of asthma and allergy symptoms in adults in Sudan

AU: Musa OA, El Sony A, Ait-Khalid N, Eltigani M, Hassan AK, Osman A, Nour  M, Eldaw G & Dawood O.

SO: Int. J. Tuberc. Lung Dis. 12, 11, supl 2,68-69.     

TI: Ethnic variation in lung function asthma and skin allergy

AU: Bashir AA, Musa OA, Eldaw G, Eltigani M, Elsoni A & Kaloda YA

SO: Int. J. Tuberc. Lung    Dis. 12, 11, supl. 2, 88. 

TI: Effect of Ramadan fasting on lung function (Nov 2008) (1st author)

AU: Bashir AA,

SO: The international journal of TB and lung diseases, volume12, supplement2, p s262

2009

TI: Global map of the prevalence of symptoms of rhino conjunctivitis in children: The International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood Phase Three

AU: N Aït-Khaled, N Pearce, H R Anderson, P Ellwood, S Montefort, J Shah, and the ISAAC Phase Three Study Group (Musa OA).

SO: Allergy. Allergy 2009; 64: 123-148. 

TI: Childhood asthma in Gadarif

AU: Bashir A.A

SO: Sudan Medical Monitor 

TI: The effect of chronic exposure to benzene on lung function

AU: Bashir A.A

SO: Sudan Medical Monitor 

TI: “Knowledge Production”. In Encyclopedia of Case Study Research

AU: Mills, A. J., Durepos, G. and Wiebe,

SO: Sage Publications Inc. October 2009 

TI: “Habboba New Knowledge: Perspectives from the Barefoot Solar Engineers Project in the Nuba Mountains of Sudan”

AU: Kadoda G

SO: International Conference, Abuja, Nigeria, August 3-8, 2009

2010

TI: Developing questionnaires for students’ evaluation of individual faculty's teaching skills: A Saudi Arabian pilot study

AU: Abdullah Al-Rubaish, Sheikh Idris Abdel Rahim, Ammar H. Khamis, Amein Al Ali, FatmaMokabel, Mohammed Hegazy& Lade

SO: Journal of Family and Community Medicine | August 2010 | Vol 17.

TI: Tuberculosis in women and children:

AU:  Ben J Marais, Amita Gupta, Jeffrey R Starke, Asma El Sony

SO: The lancet.com/pdfs/journals/lancet/PIIS014067361060579X.pdfVol 375 June 12, 2010 DOI:10.1016/S0140-6736(10)60579-X

2011

TI:Introducing Survival Ethics into Engineering Education and Practice”

AU:Verharen C. , Tharakan J. , Middendorf G. , Castro-Sitiriche M. &Kadoda G.

SO:  Science and Engineering Ethics ISSN 1353-3452 SciEng Ethics DOI 10.1007/s11948-011-9332-9. Springer. December, 2011.

TI: "Socio-demographic risk factors, awareness of tuberculosis among tuberculosis patients and controls in Gezira, Sudan."

AU: ElSony A.

SO: IJTLD-06-12-0453

TI: The impact of the use CRP test in rational prescribing of antibiotic for upper respiratory tract infection

AU: H. Elkheir et al

SO:WHO, EMRO PUBLICATION, Sudan Journal of rational use of maedicine SJ RUM

TI: Seasonality and Circadian Distribution of Sudden Death in a University Hospital, Eastern Saudi Arabia

AU:Abdulmohsen F., Houssien K. Nofal, Ammar H. Khamis

SO: Accepted by Syrian Medical Journal, Dec. 2011

2012

TI: "Important research, but did the participants consent?"

AU: Edginton ME, El Sony AI, Kim SJ, Roldan A, Satyanarayana S..

SO: Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2012 Apr;16(4):427. doi: 10.5588/ijtld.12.0810.

TI: The Intersection of Socially Relevant Computing and Knowledge Management”

AU: Kadoda G.

SO: “proceedings of the Workshop on Knowledge Management Capacity in Africa, Khartoum, Sudan, January 4-7, 2012. Kadoda G. et. al (Ed.) ISBN 978-1-4675-0988-6

TI: Innovative web based electronic recording and reporting system for HIV control in Sudan

AU: Ahmed R.

SO: “proceedings of the Workshop on Knowledge Management Capacity in Africa, Khartoum, Sudan, January 4-7, 2012. Kadoda G. et. al (Ed.) ISBN 978-1-4675-0988-6.

2013

TI: Standard case management of asthma in Sudan: a pilot project
AU: A. I. El Sony, C-Y. Chiang, E. Malik, S. A. H. H. Hussien, A. H. Khamis, A. F. Bassilli, D. A. Enarson

SO: Public Health Action, Volume 3, Number 3 - September 2013

TI: Tuberculosis stigma in Gezira State, Sudan: a case-control study.

AU:Ahmed Suleiman MM, Sahal N, Sodemann M, El Sony A, Aro AR.

SO:Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2013 Mar; 17(3):388-93. doi: 10.5588/ijtld.12.0654.

TI:Asthma in the global NCD agenda: a neglected epidemic

AU: Neil Pearce, Innes Asher, Nils Billo, Karen Bissell, Philippa Ellwood, Asma El Sony, Luis GarcIa-Marcos, Chen-Yuan Chiang, Javier Mallol, Guy Marks, David Strachan

SO:www.thelancet.com/respiratory Vol 1 April 2013.

2014

TI:How well are asthma treatment cards filled out in public health centres in Gazeera

AU: S. F. Kodouda, R. Zachariah, M. Khogali, J. van Griensven, M. Saeed, E. Hussein Ibrahim, S. Schneider, S. Adulazeem, H. A. El Sadig, R. Atta, N. GafarMahgoub, A. I. El Sony

SO: Public Health Action: vol 4, 2014

2016

TI: Chronic respiratory disease in adults treated for tuberculosis in Khartoum, Sudan

AU: R. K. OsmanK. MortimerG. Bjune, and A. I. El Sony

SO: Public Health Action :VolVolume 6(3);  2016 Sep

2017

TI: The epidemiology of noncommunicable respiratory disease in sub-Saharan Africa, the Middle East, and North Africa

AU: Rana Ahmed, Ryan Robinson, Kevin Mortimer

SO: Malawi Medical Journal Vol 29, No 2 (2017)

2018

TI: A comparison of smartphone and paper data-collection tools in the Burden of Obstructive Lung Disease (BOLD) study in Gezira state, Sudan

AU: Rana Ahmed, Ryan Robinson, Asma Elsony, Rachael Thomson, S. Bertel Squire, Rasmus Malmborg, Peter Burney, Kevin Mortimer

SO: PLOS ONE, March 8, 2018, https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0193917