Hyder Mirghani

Hyder Mirghani
University of Tabuk · Faculty of Medicine

MD, MSc
Urban green spaces and cardiovascular risk

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Introduction
Current project:: Mild cognitive impairment among patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus.
Additional affiliations
October 2013 - April 2018
University of Tabuk
Position
  • Professor (Associate)
October 2013 - March 2018
University of Tabuk
Position
  • Professor (Assistant)
June 2012 - October 2013
Medical college
Position
  • Professor (Assistant)
Education
April 2010 - April 2012
Ain Shams University
Field of study
  • Endocrine& Metabolism
September 2004 - December 2007
SMSB
Field of study
  • Internal Medicine

Publications

Publications (205)
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Background: Osteoporosis is a common morbid and mortal disease; thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) suppression is the state-of-the-art for postoperative differentiated thyroid carcinoma (DTC). However, its association with osteoporosis remains controversial. The current meta-analysis assessed the relationship between TSH suppressive therapy and oste...
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Thyroid nodules are common, and there is an increasing awareness about thyrotropin-releasing hormone as a cancer risk. The current meta-analysis aimed to assess the link of TSH to thyroid malignancy among patients with thyroid nodules. We searched PubMed, EBSCO, Cochrane Library, and the first 100 articles in Google Scholar from the first published...
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Article Info Abstract Article History Background: Medical research is essential for the development of evidence-based practice and improving the quality of healthcare. We aimed to assess the attitude and barriers to researchamongmedical students in University of Tabuk. Methods: This is a cross-sectional study conducted among 141 fifth and sixth yea...
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Tobacco smoking is the driving cause of preventable death and diseases worldwide. Graphic warning labels on cigarette packaging are now mandatory in 77 countries to minimize smoking-related deaths. The current study aimed to assess the effect of graphic images (on cigarette packets) on smoking habits among medical students at Tabuk University. A cr...
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Metformin is the first-line oral therapy for type II diabetes; it comes in various forms that can be used alone or with other oral hypoglycemic medications. The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence guidelines recommended starting with Metformin immediate-release and shifting to extended-release when not tolerated. We aimed to compare t...
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The excessive use of computers has caused people to develop various problems related to vision collectively known as computer vision syndrome. We aimed to assess computer vision syndrome and related factors among medical students and interns in the Faculty of Medicine, University of Tabuk. A cross-sectional study was conducted among medical student...
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The hypokalemic periodic paralysis is a rare (1:100000) inherited channelopathy of skeletal muscles characterized by muscle weakness coinciding with low potassium levels, many classifications exist. However sporadic, familial, and thyrotoxic is the commonest, we presented a thirtyeight-year-old Filipino Female with sporadic periodic paralysis with...
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Smokeless tobacco (SLT) has been reported to have deleterious effects on the health of its users. This study aims to analyze the constituents of locally collected SLT sample extracts (S1–S11) from Tabuk region of Saudi Arabia using GC-MS and investigate their cytotoxic effect on human gingival fibroblasts (hGFs), normal human fibroblasts (MRC5), an...
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COVID-19 shares some features of giant-cell arteritis, in which the diagnosis needs a high suspicion for prompt investigation and therapy. When the diseases coexist this might lead to diagnosis delay with grave consequences. We reported a case of a post-COVID-19 giant cell arteritis and polymyalgia rheumatica with visual loss. We treated the patien...
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The Saudi vision 2030 is aiming to foster research and development through its development and innovation programs. The University of Tabuk recognizes the significance of scientific research and its integral role in the development of the Community and improvement of patients' care. Therefore, this research aimed to assess the barriers to and perce...
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Acute coronary syndrome is the leading cause of mortality worldwide and prediabetes is among the leading risk factors. The study aimed to review the effects of prediabetes on acute coronary syndrome outcomes. A systematic literature search was conducted in the PubMed and Google Scholar for relevant articles published in English language during the...
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Nomophobia might be hazardous for medical students in terms of academic performance, accidents due to loss of concentration, and poor social relationships. This study aimed to assess nomophobia, excessive daytime sleepiness, sleep habits, and meal timing among medical students in Tabuk. A cross-sectional descriptive study was conducted among the cl...
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Keywords: ABSTRACT weight gain, body mass index, thyroidectomy, differentiated thyroid carcinoma, hyperthyroidism There is an increasing awareness about weight gain following thyroidectomy. Weight change following thyroid surgery is a matter of controversy. This review and meta-analysis aimed to assess weight and body mass index following thyroidec...
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Previous evidence from observational studies showed that Nafamostat mesylate (NM) was effective in post-ERCP pancreatitis prevention. We aimed to assess full-text prospective studies on the role of NM in post-ERCP pancreatitis prevention. We searched the PubMed, Medline, and Google Scholar databases for relevant articles during the period from 2009...
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ABSTRACT: COVID-19 shares some features of giant-cell arteritis, in which the diagnosis needs a high suspicion for prompt investigation andtherapy. When the diseases coexist this might lead to diagnosis delay with grave consequences. We reported a case of a post-COVID-19 giantcell arteritis and polymyalgia rheumatica with visual loss. We treated th...
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COVID-19 shares some features of giant-cell arteritis, in which the diagnosis needs a high suspicion for prompt investigation and therapy. When the diseases coexist this might lead to diagnosis delay with grave consequences. We reported a case of a post-COVID-19 giant cell arteritis and polymyalgia rheumatica with visual loss. We treated the patien...
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Background: The prevalence of hypertension worldwide is of about 40%. In Saudi Arabia it reached 3.2% among those aged between 15-24 years, 51.2% among those aged 55-64 years and up to 70% among those aged 65 years and older. It has been observed that there is an increase in prehypertension cases, reaching 46.5% (3 millions) among males and 34.3% (...
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Aim of the study: There is an increasing awareness about chronotype and depression among patients with diabetes mellitus as commonly ignored serious association. We aimed to investigate the same among patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus and their relation to glycaemic control. Subjects' and methods: This case-control study conducted at two di...
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Background: In 90% of cases, the main cause of acute cholecystitis is gallbladder stones. The majority of Saudis are still unaware about Put, and there aren't enough papers in Saudi Arabia about gallstone disease knowledge. The aim of our study is to assess the awareness and knowledge of the general population of Saudi Arabia towards gallbladder st...
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Background: Knowledge, attitude, and practice are an integral component in the management of thyroid disorders during pregnancy. Therefore, this study aimed to assess knowledge, attitude and practice about thyroid disorder before and during pregnancy among adult female patient in Northern region of Saudi Arabia. Methods: The design was cross-sectio...
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The corona virus pandemic encourages the world to look for more medical doctors strengthen educational institutions to understand facilitate their study. In addition to the local citizens, Saudi Arabia hosts millions every year as workers or as religious visitors that increase the demands for qualified medical doctors. Medical school of University...
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Background: Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) is an effective diagnostic and therapeutic procedure in the field of endoscopy. Post-ERCP pancreatitis is a serious, morbid, and stressful consequence. The current review aimed to assess the role of Non-steroidal antiinflammatory drugs as a preventive measure in post-ERCP pancreatiti...
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Type 2 DM (T2D) results from the interaction of the genetic and environmental risk factors. Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF), angiotensin I-converting enzyme (ACE), and MicroR-NAs (MiRNAs) are involved in important physiological processes. Gene variations in VEGF, ACE and MiRNA genes are associated with diseases. In this study we investiga...
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Background Smokeless tobacco (SLT) is traditionally used in Middle East countries. The several toxic constituents with potential carcinogenicity make it a serious human health risk. Literature regarding their effects on cardiac and cancer disease is lacking in Saudi Arabia. Objective This study was conducted to investigate the adverse effect of 11...
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Background and Objectives: Sitagliptin is a dipepidyl peptidase inhibitor (DPP-4i) with gentle antidiabetic effects with a lower risk of hypoglycemia. The association with acute pancreatitis is controversial. The current meta-analysis aimed to assess the relationship of sitagliptin and acute pancreatitis. Methods: The literature in PubMed and Googl...
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Background: Hypoglycemia is common among school children with type 2 diabetes, if not managed promptly brain damage might happen. Therefore, the current study aimed to assess the primary school teacher's knowledge and attitude about hypoglycemia among students with type 1 diabetes. Methodology: This is a cross-sectional study conducted among 434 pr...
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Background: Radiation dermatitis (RD) is a widespread complication of radiation therapy; however, there is still no agreement on the best treatment. The goal of this review is to go over how corticosteroids work throughout the treatment of radiation dermatitis. Methodology: A comprehensive evaluation of randomized controlled trials, retrospective a...
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Radioactive iodine, late introduction, early, differentiated thyroid carcinomas Radioactive iodine (RAI) is commonly used postoperatively for differentiated thyroid carcinoma remnant ablation or metastasis. However, literature regarding the time of use lacks. Therefore, this meta-analysis assessed the same. The authors searched PubMed, Cochrane Lib...
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Type 2 diabetes is a metabolic disease characterized by elevated blood sugar. It has serious complications and socioeconomic impact. The MicroRNAs are short single-stranded and non-coding RNA molecules. They regulate gene expression at the post-transcriptional levels. They are important for many physiological processes including metabolism, growth,...
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Background: The association between thyroid dysfunction and psychiatric disease is well studied. However, the literature regarding the association among children lacks. No researchers have investigated the same in Saudi Arabia. Therefore, this study aimed to investigate hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism among children with psychiatric disease....
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Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy (DPN) and restless leg syndrome are common among patients with diabetes and might complicate each other’s deleterious consequences. The study assessed the rates of peripheral neuropathy and restless leg syndrome in diabetes mellitus. This study is a case-control carried out in king Fahad specialist hospital and pri...
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Post-endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) pancreatitis (PEP) is a dangerous complication and occurs in a considerable number of patients. However, since well-randomized controlled trials investigating aggressive hydration with Ringer's lactate are lacking, this meta-analysis assessed the role of aggressive hydration with Ringer's l...
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ntroduction There is an increasing awareness regarding the effects of chrono-nutrition on glycemic control and weight regulation. Therefore, this study aimed to determine the relationship between breakfast skipping and late�night eating to body mass index and glycemic control among patients with type 2 diabetes. Subjects and methods This cross-sect...
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Purpose: Assessing diabetic retinopathy (DR) risk factors and daily nutrition habits are vital for prevention. This study aims to evaluate the relationship between diet soda cans, non-nutritive sweetener consumption, and diabetic retinopathy. Patients and methods: A cross-sectional study was conducted among 200 patients attending a diabetes cent...
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Varus deformities of the lower limbs are common problems in both children (Blount disease), and the older age group. The classification and management is a great challenge requiring a multidisciplinary approach to prevent a recurrence. In addition, the associated morbidities need earlier detection and management. The current review highlighted the...
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Background & Objective: Dates fruit is known for its great nutritional value and two to three servings of dates fruit/day are beneficial for patients with diabetes. However, some may advice against this cheap and widely available fruit consumption. Besides, 12% of the population Worldwide are either suffering or are at risk of developing diabetes,...
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Introduction Diabetes mellitus (DM) and dementia (DN) are common morbid disorders with high mortality, the two disorders shared the pathogenesis of proinflammation and insulin resistance. Polypharmacy is expected when DM and DN co-exist and medication adherence is essential to an effective self-care and management plan. This meta-analysis aimed to...
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Introduction: Atopic dermatitis (AD) is associated with various systemic diseases. However, its association with diabetes mellitus (DM) was discussed controversially. Few researchers reviewed the association of these two common morbid disorders. This meta-analysis aimed to assess the relationship between AD and DM. Methods: We systematically search...
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Introduction: Diabetic Retinopathy (DR) is the most common cause of legal blindness among the working-age group. To date, its relationship with vitamin D deficiency remains ambiguous in the literature. This study aimed to fill this gap by further assessing the association between vitamin D deficiency and DR. Materials and Methods: A cross-sectional...
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Background: Obesity is a major health concern. Body image perception is important. The study aimed to assess body image perceptions and weight loss behavior among young adults in University of Tabuk, Tabuk City, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Subjects and Methods: This cross-sectional study was conducted among 400 medical students, Medical College, Saudi...
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Background: Hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) has anti-inflammatory and immunomodulatory effects. Its use among patients with COVID
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Radioactive iodine (RAI) is widely used for remnant ablation in low/intermediate differentiated thyroid carcinoma (DTC). However, the optimal effective dose that overweighs the benefits over unwanted side effects is a matter of controversy. This meta-analysis aimed to assess low versus high doses of RAI activity for DTC remnant ablation. Two author...
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Diabetic foot problems (DFP) are common disabling disorder with a tendency to reoccur; they pose a great financial burden on healthcare system. DFP are on the rise due to increasing age, jobs including physical inactivity, and unhealthy obesogenic diet. There are several classifications of DFP with some integrating infections including the diabetic...
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Background: Headaches disorders have a significant burden on the world. Tension Type Headache is the most common type among primary headaches. Since medical students are exposed to a lot of stress, and it is associated with a tension-type headache, the importance of this Original Research Article Mirghani et al.; JPRI, 33(51B): 1-10, 2021; Article...
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Background: Metformin is the first-line oral therapy for type 2 diabetes mellitus. However, its mode of action is poorly defined. There is an increasing awareness regarding the cross talk of gut microbiota and metformin. The current review aimed to assess the bidirectional relationship between metformin and gut microbiota. Methods: Electronic searc...
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Radioactive iodine (RAI) is being increasingly used for remnants ablation of low/intermediate-risk differentiated thyroid carcinoma (DTC). Importantly, total thyroidectomy (TT) is in common use in the treatment of low-grade DTC to facilitate RAI despite the recommendations for lobectomy. Intermediate-risk DTC has been an arena of controversy (fuele...
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Lobectomy is increasingly performed for low-risk differentiated thyroid cancer (DTC) and papillary thyroid microcarcinoma (PTMC). However, there is a continuous controversy about completion thyroidectomy (CT) following lobectomy. The current meta-analysis aimed to assess the outcomes of the initial surgical procedure versus CT performed for low/int...
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Background: Post-endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography pancreatitis (PEP) is a serious disease. The role of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) in the prevention of PEP is conflicting. Objectives: This review aimed to assess the preventive role of NSAIDs in PEP with special emphasis on the dose and route of administration. The te...
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Diabetes mellitus is a major risk factor for vascular complications and mortality, glycemic variability (GV) has emerged as a measure of time and magnitude of plasma glucose, its association with cardiovascular complications is controversial. The current study aimed to assess the association of GV with myocardial infarction. An electronic literatur...
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Background: Hypothyroidism is prevalent worldwide, levothyroxine acts at a cellular level leading to a wide range of physical and psychological disorders. Medication adherence is vital for thyroid hormone stimulating hormone normalization and resolution of symptoms. The current study aimed to assess depression and adherence to levothyroxine among p...
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Alternative medicine is nowadays a challenge for healthcare providers and its application remains like to "separate the pearls from the mud" [1]. The rising rate of diabetes globally, the search by the patients for better holistic medicine, and the doubt of some patients about the efficacy of current modern medicine made the fitness of the above st...
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Background: Completion thyroidectomy is performed for high-risk differentiated thyroid carcinoma; however, the timing of the completion thyroidectomy is a matter of controversy. The current review aimed to assess the best time for completion thyroidectomy in patients with differentiated thyroid carcinoma. Methods: An electronic search was conducted...
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Background: smokeless tobacco use is prevalent worldwide, however, its association with depression and daytime sleepiness is not well-studied. This study aimed to assess the association between depression, daytime sleepiness, and smokeless tobacco use. Methodology: This case-control study was conducted among 212 male subjects (84 smokers vs. 128 co...
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Purpose: Retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) is becoming a leading cause of preventable blindness. The current study aimed to assess ROP and its risk factors in Tabuk City, Northern Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Methods: A retrospective study was conducted in King Khalid Hospital, Tabuk City, Saudi Arabia. The premature infants' records during the perio...
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The speed and scale of the global COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in unprecedented pressures on health services worldwide, requiring new methods of service delivery during the health crisis. In the setting of severe resource constraint and high risk of infection to patients and clinicians, there is an urgent need to identify consensus statements on...
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Background Hypertension is a leading cause of mortality and morbidity worldwide. Hibiscus is a cheap readily available preparation. Aims We aimed to assess the effect of Hibiscus sabdariffa on blood pressure, lipid profile, plasma sugar, and h-sensitive C-reactive protein. Methods This is a prospective cohort study conducted among 19 College staf...
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b> Introduction: Diabetes risk estimation is essential for the implementation of preventive measures. Objectives: We aimed to assess the diabetes risk among medical students in Tabuk, Saudi Arabia. Methods: This cross-sectional study was conducted among 169 medical students in the Medical College, University of Tabuk, Saudi Arabia, from October 201...
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Background: Fatigue, nonrestorative sleep, and other sleep disorders could be pointers to serious medical problems like obstructive sleep apnea; when present in patients with diabetes, they exacerbate each other deleterious consequences. The present study aimed to assess fatigue, nonrestorative sleep, sleep duration, and daytime sleepiness among pa...
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Background: There is an increasing awareness of the role of dyslipidemia in lupus nephritis patients, no researchers have studied dyslipidemia in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) in Tabuk. In this study, we aimed to investigate the association between dyslipidemia and lupus nephritis in Tabuk, Saudi Arabia. Methods: This cross-sectional comparati...
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Background Liothyronine combination with Levothyroxine(T4-T3) has been tried to improve the quality of life among hypothyroid patients on levothyroxine immunotherapy and normal thyroxine stimulating hormone levels. However, the efficacy of such a combination is unknown. The current review aimed to assess the effects of T4-T3 combination therapy on...