Research Publications

This section provides details of research articles that have been published in various journals by RMS doctors and staff.

Research Publications

Ahmed Al Ansari
Ambrosiana University, Milan, Italy, and University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
CMEJ 2012;3(1):e42-e51 Available at http://www/cmej.ca
Copyright ©2012 Al Ansari; licensee Synergies Partners
Canadian Medical Education Journal 2012, 3(1)
Published: 31 March, 2012
 
Tanya N. Beran • Kevin McLaughlin • Ahmed Al Ansari • Aliya Kassam
Received: 4 May 2012 / Accepted: 4 August 2012
Copyright ©Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2012
T. N. Beran  - Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Dr. N.W, Calgary, AB T2N 4N1, Canada, e-mail:
K. McLaughlin - Office of Undergraduate Medical Education, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
A. Al Ansari - Department of General Surgery, Bahrain Defence Force Hospital, Riffa, Bahrain
A. Kassam - Office of Post Graduate Medical Education, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
Published: 31 August, 2012
 
Ahmed Al Ansari, MHPE, MRCSI • Syeda Kauser Ali, PhD • Tyrone Donnon, PhD
Dr. Al Ansari is senior resident, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Bahrain Defense Force Hospital, Riffa, Bahrain.
Dr. Ali is assistant professor, Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan.
Dr. Donnon is associate professor, Medical Education and Research Unit, Department of Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Correspondence should be addressed to Dr. Donnon, Medical Education and Research Unit, G13 Health Medical Research Building, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Dr., NW, Calgary, AB Canada, T2N 4N1; telephone: (403) 210-9682;
fax: (403) 210-7507  e-mail: .
Published: 3 March, 2013 Academic Medicine, Vol. 88, No. 3 / March 2013
 
Khalid Al Khalifa1 •  Claudio Violato2 •  Ahmed Al Ansari3,4*
* Correspondence:
1FRCSI, Department of General Surgery, Bahrain Defense Force Hospital, West Riffa, Bahrain. 
2Medical Education Research Unit, Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada. 
3MBBCH, MRCSI, MHPE, Department of General Surgery, Bahrain Defense Force Hospital, West Riffa, Bahrain. 
4MBBCh, MRCSI, MHPE, University Ambrosiana and University of Calgary, Faculty of Medicine, 3330 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary AB T2N 1N4, Canada.
Al Khalifa et al. SpringerPlus 2013, 2:19
 
Samah Al Alawi Fatima Abdulatif Deena Al Dhubaib Hana Mohammed Ahmed Al Ansari3
1Family Physician, Department of General Practice, Bahrain Defense Force Hospital, Bahrain
2Family Physician, Ministry of Heath, Bahrain
3Department of General Surgery, Bahrain Defense Force Hospital, Bahrain
Correspondence to: Ahmed Al Ansari ()
DOI: 10.5455/ijmsph.2013.2.507-510 Received Date: 26.02.2013 Accepted Date: 04.03.2013
 
Abdulla Darwish1 • Veena Nagaraj1 Mohmmed B.Mustafa1 • Ahmed Al Ansari2
1Pathology Department, Bahrain Defense Force Hospital, P.O. Box 28347, Riffa, Bahrain
2Department of General Surgery, Bahrain Defense Force Hospital, P.O. Box 28347, Riffa, Bahrain
Correspondence should be addressed to Ahmed Al Ansari;
Received 19 February 2013; Accepted 18 March 2013
Academic Editors: S. H. Ein, H. Imura, and Y.-B. Tang
Copyright © 2013 Abdulla Darwish et al.
 
Jac J. W. Andrews Claudio Violato  Ahmed Al Ansari  Tyrone Donnon • Gia Pugliese
The University of Calgary
Received October 26, 2012
Revision received March 12, 2013
Accepted March 14, 2013
 
Khalid AlKhalifa, FRCSI* • AhmedAlAnsari, MBBCh* • ClaudioViolato† • TyroneDonnon†
*DepartmentofGeneralSurgery,BahrainDefenseForceHospital,Bahrain
†Department of Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, UniversityofCalgary, Calgary, Canada
  Journal ofSurgicalEducation  Volume70/Number4  July/August 2013
 
Samah Al Alawi Ahmed Al Ansari2 • Ayman Raees2 • Salman Al Khalifa3
1Department of Family Medicine, Bahrain Defense Force Hospital, Riffa, Bahrain
2Department of General Surgery, Bahrain Defense Force Hospital, Riffa, Bahrain
3Department of Pediatrics, Bahrain Defense Force Hospital, Riffa Bahrain
Published: 31 March 2013
CMEJ 2013, 4(1):e86-e95 Available at http://www.cmej.ca
© 2013 Al Alawi, Al Ansari, Raees, Al Khalifa; licensee Synergies Partners
 
Abdulrahman Bu Ali1 • Ahmed Elsayed1 • Huwaida Al Baloshi1 •Ahmed Al Ansari2
1Department of Internal Medicine, Bahrain Defence Force Hospital, West Riffa, Kingdom of Bahrain
2Department of General Surgery, Bahrain Defence Force Hospital, West Riffa, Kingdom of Bahrain
Correspondence to: Ahmed Al Ansari ()
 
Ahmed Al Ansari*,1 • Samah Al Alawi2 • Manaf Al Qahtani3 • Abdulla Darwish3
1Department of General Surgery, Bahrain Defense Force Hospital, Riffa, Kingdom of Bahrain
2Department of General Practice, Bahrain Defense Force Hospital, Riffa, Kingdom of Bahrain
3Department of Pathology, Bahrain Defense Force Hospital, Riffa, Kingdom of Bahrain
*Address correspondence to this author at the Department of General Surgery, Bahrain Defence Force Hospital, P.O Box 28347, Riffa, Kingdom of Bahrain; Tel: 00973 17776060; E-mail:
 
Nour Al Hoda Amri • Ahmed Al Ansari
Department of General Surgery, Bahrain Defence Force Hospital, Kingdom of Bahrain
Archives of International Surgery / January-April 2013 / Vol 3 / Issue 1
 
Tyrone Donnon • Ahmed Al Ansari • Samah Al Alawi • Claudio Violato
University of Calgary, Calgary, AB CANADA
 
Ahmed AbdulAziz • Tamer El Zalabany • Abdul Rahim Al Sayed • Ahmed Al Ansari
Department of General Surgery, Bahrain Defence Force Hospital, Kingdom of Bahrain
 
Khalid Al Khalifa1 • Ahmed Al Ansari1 • Abdul Rahim Alsayed1  Claudio Violato2
1Department of General Surgery, Bahrain Defense Force Hospital, P.O. Box 28743,West Riffa, Bahrain
2Medical Education and Research Unit, Department of Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
Correspondence should be addressed to Ahmed Al Ansari;
Received 9 July 2013; Revised 5 September 2013; Accepted 5 September 2013 
 
Ahmed Al Ansari1 • Mohammed Azizullah Khan2 • Jalal AI Khan3 • Mohammed Lamine Hariz4
1Director of the Training and Education department, Bahrain Defense Force Hospital, P. O. Box - 28743, West Riffa, Kingdom of Bahrain
2Chief resident Department of ICU, Bahrain Defense Force Hospital, P. O. Box - 28743, West Riffa, Kingdom of Bahrain
3FRCA, Head of ICU, Bahrain Defense Force Hospital, P. O. Box - 28743, West Riffa, Kingdom of Bahrain
4MD, Chief resident Department of ICU, Bahrain Defense Force Hospital, P. O. Box - 28743, West Riffa, Kingdom of Bahrain
374 IJSR - International Journal Of Scientific Research
 
Tyrone Donnon, PhD  Ahmed Al Ansari, MBBCh, MRCSI, PhD  Samah Al Alawi, MD  Claudio Violato, PhD
Dr. Donnon is associate professor, Medical Education and Research Unit, Department of Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Dr. Al Ansari is director of training and development, Department of Medical Education, Faculty of Medicine, Bahrain Defense Force Hospital, Riffa, Bahrain.
Dr. Al Alawi is a faculty member, Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Bahrain Defense Force Hospital, Riffa, Bahrain.
Dr. Violato is professor, Medical Education and Research Unit, Department of Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Academic Medicine, Vol. 89, No. 3 / March 2014
 
Ahmed Al Ansari1 • Tyrone Donnon2 • Khalid Al Khalifa1 • Abdulla Darwish3 • Claudio Violato4
1Department of General Surgery, Bahrain Defense Force Hospital, Riffa, Kingdom of Bahrain; 
2Medical Education and Research Unit, Department of Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, AB, Canada; 
3Department of Pathology, Bahrain Defense Force Hospital, Riffa, Kingdom of Bahrain; 
4Department of Medical Education, Faculty of Medicine, University Ambrosiana, Milan, Italy
Advances in Medical Education and Practice, 27 February 2014
 
Salah Eldin Kassab1  Mariam Fida2 • Ahmed Al Ansari3
1Department of Medical Education, Faculty of Medicine, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt. 
2College of Medicine and Medical Sciences, Arabian Gulf University, Manama, Bahrain. 
3Department of General Surgery, Bahrain Defense Force Hospital, Bahrain.
Published: 1st December, 2014
 
Khalid Al Khalifa1, Fatima AlSaad1, Budoor Al Musaifer2, Anwar Al-Mansoor3, Ahmed Al Ansari1,4,5*
1Department of General Surgery, Bahrain Defense Force Hospital, Al-Riffa, Bahrain
2Department of Pathology, Bahrain Defense Force Hospital, Al-Riffa, Bahrain
3Department of Dietetics and Nutrition, Bahrain Defense Force Hospital, Al-Riffa, Bahrain
4Department of General Surgery, Arabian Gulf Universality, Manama, Bahrain
5Medical Education Department, Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland, Busaiteen, Bahrain
Correspondence to: Ahmed Al Ansari (, )
Received 23 August 2014; revised 20 September 2014; accepted 15 October 2014
 
Mustafa O1, Parekh S, Ashley P, Anand P.
1Author information  1Consultant in Paediatric Dentistry, Dental and Maxillofacial Centre, Bahrain Defence Force.
Eur J Paediatr Dent. 2013 Dec;14(4):289-94.
 
Majid Alfadhel1 5 * , Makki Almuntashri2 5 7 , Raafat H Jadah3 , Fahad A Bashiri4 , Muhammad Talal Al Rifai3 5 , Hisham Al Shalaan2 5 , Mohammed Al Balwi5 6 7 , Ahmed Al Rumayan3 5 , Wafaa Eyaid1 5 and Waleed AlTwaijri3 5
Orphanet Journal of Rare Diseases 2013, 8:83 doi:10.1186/17501172883
The electronic version of this article is the complete one and can be found online at: http://www.ojrd.com/content/8/1/83
Received: 14 February 2013
Accepted: 21 May 2013
Published: 6 June 2013
© 2013 Alfadhel et al.; licensee BioMed Central Ltd.
 
Raafat Hammad Seroor Jadah, MBBCh, BAO (NUI), LRCP&SI
Chief Resident
Pediatrics Department
Bahrain Defense Force Hospital
Kingdom of Bahrain
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