Welcome Dr Mohammed Naeem to Open Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Dr Mohammed Naeem
Consultant Pediatric Intensivist/ Head PICU (A)/Chair, Patient Safety Reporting / Assistant Professor
Dept. of Pediatrics. Ministry National Guard Health Affairs Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Biography & Research Interest

Welcome Dr Mohammed Naeem to Join the Editorial Board of Open Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology.

Critical care, Transplant, Emergency health services, Pain, Infections, Injury, Death/ DKA, Mortality, Resuscitation, Safety, Hyperthermia

Research interests
Advancements in care of patients with Acute Abdomen , Electrolyte imbalance, acute infections, Transplant, Post-operative Care, needing Pain Control and related to Patient Safety

Publications: (Selected)
Naeem, M et al. “Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus colonization is not associated with higher rate of admission to pediatric intensive care unit.” The American journal of emergency medicine 31.4 (2013): 727-729.
Naeem, M et al. “Influence of pediatric disease severity on parental report of children admitted in a tertiary care center PICU.” Anaesth Pain & Intensive Care 17.2 (2013): 141-144.
Naeem, M et al. “Characteristics of pediatric diabetic ketoacidosis patients in Saudi Arabia.” Saudi Medical Journal 36.1 (2015): 20-25
Naeem, M et al. “Effect of N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptor Antagonist Dextromethorphan on Opioid Analgesia in Pediatric Intensive Care Unit.” Pain Research and Management 2016 (2016).
Double blind Randomized Clinical Trial ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier : NCT01553435
Al Buhairan, F, Naeem, M, et al. Non-suicidal self-strangulation among adolescents in Saudi Arabia: Case series of the choking game. .” Journal of forensic and legal medicine 30 (2015): 43-45

Poster Presentations: (Selected)
Burden of diseases in Urban Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Role of Interleukins in hypoxic brain damage. Clinical Study project funded by National Institute of Health, USA
Role of Interleukins in status asthmaticus. Clinical Study project funded by National Institute of Health, USA
Recurrent Chylothoracis in post cardiac surgical patients. Tracheal aspirate positive cultures and associated clinical/ radiological evidence of pneumonia in tracheostomy patients
Prevalence of Anemia in patients admitted to PICU in Saudi Population
PRISM III and relevance to morbidity and mortality
Influence of obesity upon Asthma severity in Saudi population

Honorsl/ Affiliations:
Fellow American College of Chest Physicians
Fellow American Academy of Pediatrics
Member American Society of Critical Care Medicine
Canadian Pediatric Society
Manitoba Pediatric Society
Manitoba Medical Association
Pakistan Medical and Dental Council
Best Mentor Research School


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