• 599 Citations
  • 11 h-Index
20002018

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Research Output

  • 599 Citations
  • 11 h-Index
  • 25 Article
  • 3 Paper
2018

Potassium bromate-induced kidney damage in rats and the effect of gum acacia thereon

Ali, B. H., Al Za’abi, M., Karaca, T., Al Suleimani, Y., Al Balushi, K. A., Manoj, P., Ashique, M. & Nemmar, A., Jan 1 2018, In : American Journal of Translational Research. 10, 1, p. 126-137 12 p., AJTR0060604.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)
2017

Chronic water-pipe smoke exposure induces injurious effects to reproductive system in male mice

Ali, B. H., Al Balushi, K. A., Ashique, M., Shalaby, A., Al Kindi, M. A., Adham, S. A., Karaca, T., Beegam, S., Yuvaraju, P. & Nemmar, A., Apr 4 2017, In : Frontiers in Physiology. 8, APR, 158.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)
2016

Prescribing pattern of antifungal medications at a tertiary care hospital in Oman

Al Balushi, K. A., Alzaabi, M. A. & Alghafri, F., Dec 1 2016, In : Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 10, 12, p. FC27-FC30

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2015

Frequencies of the Arg16Gly, Gln27Glu and Thr164Ile adrenoceptor β2 polymorphisms among Omanis

Al-Balushi, K., Zadjali, F., Al-Sinani, S., Al-Zadjali, A. M. & Bayoumi, R., Nov 1 2015, In : Sultan Qaboos University Medical Journal. 15, 4, p. e486-e490

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Gum acacia mitigates genetic damage in adenine-induced chronic renal failure in rats

Ali, B. H., Al Balushi, K., Al-Husseini, I., Mandel, P., Nemmar, A., Schupp, N. & Ribeiro, D. A., Dec 1 2015, In : European Journal of Clinical Investigation. 45, 12, p. 1221-1227 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Renoprotective effects of gamma-aminobutyric acid on cisplatin-induced acute renal injury in rats

Ali, B. H., Al-Salam, S., Al Za'abi, M., Al Balushi, K. A., Almahruqi, A. S., Beegam, S., Al-Lawatia, I., Waly, M. I. & Nemmar, A., Jan 1 2015, In : Basic and Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology. 116, 1, p. 62-68 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

Reproductive toxicity to male mice of nose only exposure to water-pipe smoke

Ali, B. H., Adham, S. A., Al Balushi, K. A., Shalaby, A., Waly, M. I., Manoj, P., Beegam, S., Yuvaraju, P. & Nemmar, A., Jan 21 2015, In : Cellular Physiology and Biochemistry. 35, 1, p. 29-37 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)
2014

Antibiotic prescribing trends in an omani paediatric population

Al-Balushi, K., Al-Ghafri, F., Al-Sawaf, F. & Al-Zakwani, I., Nov 1 2014, In : Sultan Qaboos University Medical Journal. 14, 4, p. e495-e499

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Does swimming exercise affect experimental chronic kidney disease in rats treated with gum acacia?

Ali, B. H., Al-Salam, S., Al Za'abi, M., Al Balushi, K. A., Ramkumar, A., Waly, M. I., Yasin, J., Adham, S. A. & Nemmar, A., Jul 21 2014, In : PLoS One. 9, 7, e102528.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Glycemic control among patients with type 2 diabetes at a primary health care center in Oman

Al Balushi, K. A., Al-Haddabi, M., Al-Zakwani, I. & Al Za'Abi, M., 2014, In : Primary Care Diabetes. 8, 3, p. 239-243 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)
2013
1 Citation (Scopus)
2 Citations (Scopus)
2011

Genome-wide association and large-scale follow up identifies 16 new loci influencing lung function

Artigas, M. S., Loth, D. W., Wain, L. V., Gharib, S. A., Obeidat, ME., Tang, W., Zhai, G., Zhao, J. H., Smith, A. V., Huffman, J. E., Albrecht, E., Jackson, C. M., Evans, D. M., Cadby, G., Fornage, M., Manichaikul, A., Lopez, L. M., Johnson, T., Aldrich, M. C., Aspelund, T. & 149 others, Barroso, I., Campbell, H., Cassano, P. A., Couper, D. J., Eiriksdottir, G., Franceschini, N., Garcia, M., Gieger, C., Gislason, G. K., Grkovic, I., Hammond, C. J., Hancock, D. B., Harris, T. B., Ramasamy, A., Heckbert, S. R., Heliövaara, M., Homuth, G., Hysi, P. G., James, A. L., Jankovic, S., Joubert, B. R., Karrasch, S., Klopp, N., Koch, B., Kritchevsky, S. B., Launer, L. J., Liu, Y., Loehr, L. R., Lohman, K., Loos, R. J. F., Lumley, T., Al Balushi, K. A., Ang, W. Q., Barr, R. G., Beilby, J., Blakey, J. D., Boban, M., Boraska, V., Brisman, J., Britton, J. R., Brusselle, G. G., Cooper, C., Curjuric, I., Dahgam, S., Deary, I. J., Ebrahim, S., Eijgelsheim, M., Francks, C., Gaysina, D., Granell, R., Gu, X., Hankinson, J. L., Hardy, R., Harris, S. E., Henderson, J., Henry, A., Hingorani, A. D., Hofman, A., Holt, P. G., Hui, J., Hunter, M. L., Imboden, M., Jameson, K. A., Kerr, S. M., Kolcic, I., Kronenberg, F., Liu, J. Z., Marchini, J., McKeever, T., Morris, A. D., Olin, A. C., Porteous, D. J., Postma, D. S., Rich, S. S., Ring, S. M., Rivadeneira, F., Rochat, T., Sayer, A. A., Sayers, I., Sly, P. D., Smith, G. D., Sood, A., Starr, J. M., Uitterlinden, A. G., Vonk, J. M., Wannamethee, S. G., Whincup, P. H., Wijmenga, C., Williams, O. D., Wong, A., Mangino, M., Marciante, K. D., McArdle, W. L., Meibohm, B., Morrison, A. C., North, K. E., Omenaas, E., Palmer, L. J., Pietiläinen, K. H., Pin, I., Polašek, O., Pouta, A., Psaty, B. M., Hartikainen, A. L., Rantanen, T., Ripatti, S., Rotter, J. I., Rudan, I., Rudnicka, A. R., Schulz, H., Shin, S. Y., Spector, T. D., Surakka, I., Vitart, V., Völzke, H., Wareham, N. J., Warrington, N. M., Wichmann, H. E., Wild, S. H., Wilk, J. B., Wjst, M., Wright, A. F., Zgaga, L., Zemunik, T., Pennell, C. E., Nyberg, F., Kuh, D., Holloway, J. W., Boezen, H. M., Lawlor, D. A., Morris, R. W., Probst-Hensch, N., Kaprio, J., Wilson, J. F., Hayward, C., Kähönen, M., Heinrich, J., Musk, A. W., Jarvis, D. L., Gläser, S., Järvelin, M. R., Ch Stricker, B. H., Elliott, P., O'Connor, G. T., Strachan, D. P., London, S. J., Hall, I. P., Gudnason, V. & Tobin, M. D., Nov 2011, In : Nature Genetics. 43, 11, p. 1082-1090 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

266 Citations (Scopus)
2006

Frequency of CYP2C9 genotypes among Omani patients receiving warfarin and its correlation with warfarin dose

Tanira, M. O., Al-Mukhaini, M. K., Al-Hinai, A. T., Al Balushi, K. A. & Ahmed, I. S., Dec 2006, In : Community Genetics. 10, 1, p. 32-37 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Citations (Scopus)

β2-adrenoceptor polymorphisms and asthma from childhood to middle age in the British 1958 birth cohort: a genetic association study

Hall, I. P., Blakey, J. D., Al Balushi, K. A., Wheatley, A., Sayers, I., Pembrey, M. E., Ring, S. M., McArdle, W. L. & Strachan, D. P., Aug 26 2006, In : Lancet. 368, 9537, p. 771-779 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

87 Citations (Scopus)
2005

Genetic variations related to hypertension: A review

Tanira, M. O. M. & Al Balushi, K. A., Jan 2005, In : Journal of Human Hypertension. 19, 1, p. 7-19 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

76 Citations (Scopus)
2003

Annual direct medical cost and contributing factors to total cost of epilepsy in Oman

Al-Zakwani, I., Hanssens, Y., Deleu, D., Cohen, A., McGhan, W., Al-Balushi, K. & Al-Hashar, A., Dec 2003, In : Seizure. 12, 8, p. 555-560 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

Distribution of arylamine n-acetyltransferase 2 (NAT2) genotypes among omanis

Tanira, M. O. M., Simsek, M., Al Balushi, K., Al Lawatia, K., Al Barawani, H. & Bayoumi, R. A., Apr 1 2003, In : Sultan Qaboos University Medical Journal. 5, 1-2, p. 9-14 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)
2002

Drug utilization pattern of anti-epileptic drugs: A pharmacoepidemiologic study in Oman

Hanssens, Y., Deleu, D., Al Balushi, K., Al Hashar, A. & Al-Zakwani, I., 2002, In : Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics. 27, 5, p. 357-364 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Citations (Scopus)
2001

A precaution in the detection of heterozygotes by sequencing: Comparison of automated DNA sequencing and PCR-restriction fragment length polymorphism methods

Simsek, M., Tanira, M. O. M., Al-Baloushi, K. A., Al-Barwani, H. S., Lawatia, K. M. & Bayoumi, R. A. L., 2001, In : Clinical Chemistry. 47, 1, p. 134-137 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)
2000
3 Citations (Scopus)