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Akram Abdel-jaber Yousef Saleh

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  • Country of residence: Jordan
  • Gender: Male
  • Born in: 1959
  • Age: 62
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Name: Akram Abdel-jaber Yousef Saleh
D.O.B: 1/9/1959
Nationality: Jordanian
Medical education: University of Jordan 1977-1983
M.B.B.S 1983
Jordanian Board of Internal Medicine 1988
MRCP [UK] 1989
Diploma of cardiology-UK-1994
Jordanian Board of Cardiology 2000
FRCP 2012
1- 2006 Feb-till now: chief of cardiology, Associate professor (2012) of
medicine -Jordan University Hospital- University of Jordan
2-1997-Jan 2006: consultant cardiologist [invasive], assistant
professor,Jordan university of science and technology [JUST]/ King
Abdullah university teaching hospital [KAUH]. All aspect of invasive
cardiology (cardiac catheterization /PTCA/ coronary stent. pacemakers)..
3- Nov 1997-Dec 1998- part time consultant cardiologist/ Jordan
university hospital
4-1996-1997: clinical fellow- invasive cardiology/ Hon cardiology senior
registrar-Wessex Cardiothoracic Centre/Southampton university hospital/
Southampton/ England
5- Sept 1994-30 dec 1995: consultant cardiologist/JUST/princes Basma
teaching hospital.
6-1992-AUG 1994: Clinical fellow in cardiology [Hon registrar]-Wessex
cardiothoracic centre/Southampton/England
7-Nov 1990-Aug 1992: Assist professor/JUST/Consultant physicians-
Princes Basma teaching hospital
8-Jan 1990-Nov 1990: Internist in royal medical services
9-1989: SHO royal Alexandria hospital-Glasgow/UK
10-Jul 1984-Dec 1988: 4 year’s registrar in internal medicine/ Royal
medical services hospitals.
11-JUL 1983-Jun 1984: internship/ Royal medical services hospital
1-Protein c deficiency. Biatrial thrombus presentation.
Akram saleh. Saudi medical journal;2002 vol23 (7): 860-862.
2- Prevalence of renal artery stenosis in patients undergoing routine
cardiac catheterization.
Akram saleh, basem bustami. Saudi Medical Journal; 2003:447-449
3- Surgical treatment of infective endocarditis.
A Saleh, K Dawkins, J Moro. Acta Cardiologica 2004; 59:658-662
4-Echocardiography in evaluating young hypertensive patients in Jordan.
Izzat al-awa, akram saleh. Journal of Bahrain Medical Society; April
2004; vo16:62-66.
5-Echocardiographic findings in dialysis patients.
Akram saleh, izzat al-awa.Emirates Medical Journal 2005; 23(1):31-34.
6- Serum homocysteine levels in patients with acute myocardial
infarction in Jordan.
A.saleh, N. albasheer. Jordan Medical Journal . 2010; 44(2):193-197
7-Brugada syndrome in a Jordanian patient.
Akram saleh, Bander kazzal. Jordan Medical Journal . 2010; 44(3):348-
8- lipoprotein (a) and apolipoprotein (a) isoforms in patients with acute
myocardial infarction.
Akram Saleh, Ezzat Al-awwaa, Sally Awwadeh,Nabil Albashir.
American Medical Journal 2010;1(1):71-76
9- Total level of homocysteine in males and females with coronary heart
disease of different age groups.
Faisel M, Sally A, Akram S, Nabil A. American Journal of Biochemistry
and Biotechnology 2010;6(2):116-116
10- Measurement of platelet reactivity of patients with cardiovascular
disease on-treatment with acetyl salicylic acid: a prospective study.
A Awidi, A Saleh, M Dweik, B Kailani, M Abu-fara, R Nabulsi, A
Berner. Heart Vessels 2010; online till now
11-A placebo-controlled trial of hydrochlothiazide effect on nocturnal
enuresis. Izzat alawwa, Yousef matani, Akram saleh, M alghazo.
Urologia internationalis 2010; vol 48(3): 319-324
12-Comprehensive assessment of treatment related problems in
hospitalized medicine patients in Jordan.
Salah M AboRuz, Nailya R Bulatova, Al-Moatasem M Yousef, Mutasim
A Al-Ghazawi, Izzat A Alawwa, Akram Al-Saleh. Int J Clin Pharm
2011; 33:501-511
13- Prevalence and impact on prognosis of glucometabolic states
in acute coronary syndrome in a middle eastern country:
The GLucometabolic abnOrmalities in patients with acute
coronaRY syndrome in Jordan (GLORY) study
Akram Saleh , Ayman J. Hammoudeh , Ismail Hamam , Yousef S. Khader,
Imad Alhaddad, Assem Nammas, Hatem Tarawneh, Ramzi Tabbalat, Ahmad
Harassis, Mohammad Bakri, Abdulnasser Alnaquib, Mahmoud Izraiq, Eyas Al-
Mousa. Int J Diabetes Dev Ctries 2012;32:37-43
14-Kounis syndrome: acute inferior myocardial infarction with atroventricular
node block due to ceftriaxone: a first reported case
Akram Abdeljaber Saleh. Ann Saudi Med 2014; 34(3): 250-253
15-The Prognostic Implications of TIMI Risk Scores in Jordanian Patients with
Acute Coronary Syndrome. Results from the Glucometabolic Abnormalities in
Acute Coronary Syndrome in Jordan (GLORY) Study
Ayman Hammoudeh, *1 Akram Saleh, 2 Ismail Hamam, 2 Imad Alhaddad, 3
Mohammad Bakri, 3 Assem Nammas, 4 Abdulnasser Alnaquib, 4 Mahmoud
Izraiq, 1 Hatem Tarawneh,5 Ahmad Harassis, 5 Ramzi Tabbalat,5 Yousef
Khader, 6 Eyas Al-Mousa 1 . J Med J 2012; September: Vol. 46 (3)
16-Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use among Jordanian
patients with chronic diseases
Mayyada Wazaify a, Izzat Alawwa b, Nada Yasein c, Akram Al-Saleh d,
Fatma U. Afifi e,* Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice xxx (2013) 1-5
17-Cholesteryl Ester Transfer Protein rs1532624 Gene Polymorphism is
with Reduced Response to Statin Therapy
Alaa' Yehya1, Yacoub Irshaid1* and Akram Abu Saleh2. Current Molecular
Pharmacology, 2013, Vol. 6, No. 3
18-Therapeutic Drug Monitoring and Population Pharmacokinetics of
Digoxin in Jordanian Patients. Ehab Shaker1, Salim Hamadi1, Nasir
Idkaidek1,*, Graham E Blakey2, Akram Al-Saleh3. American Journal of
Pharmacological Sciences, 2013, Vol. 1, No. 2, 15-21
19-The A1166C polymorphism of the AT1R gene is associated with an early
onset of hypertension and high waist circumference in Jordanian males
attending the Jordan University Hospital
Dima S. Shahin1, Yacoub M. Irshaid1, and Akram Abu Saleh2.clinical and
experimental hypertension 2013
20-Pharmacokinetics of 600 mg loading dose of clopidogrel in patients
undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention
Al-Motassem Yousef1*, Ola Diab1, Tawfiq Arafat2,3, Athar Khribash1, Akram
El-Saleh4, and Hamzah Al-Hroub2. African journal of pharmacy and
pharmacology 2013. Vol. 7(11)574-584

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