The Department of Internal Medicine is the largest department at Aga Khan University. Our Department is comprised of multiple sub-specialties with diverse faculty trained both locally and internationally. Our faculty, residents and staff at Aga Khan University, Nairobi are committed to ensuring top-notch patient-centered health care and patient safety, excellence in education and dedication to cutting-edge research.

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Submissions from 2010

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Prosthesis-patient mismatch after transcatheter aortic valve implantation with the Medtronic-Corevalve bioprosthesis, Hasan Jilaihawi, Derek Chin, Tomasz Spyt, Jeilan Mohamed, Mariuca Vasa-Nicotera, Johan Bence, Elaine Logtens, and Jan Kovac

Peripheral arterial disease in HIV positive and negative subjects at The Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi, Farida Kaittany

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Familial clustering of cancer in two tertiary care hospitals in Nairobi, Kenya, G. W. Kiarie, N. O. Abinya, M. D. Joshi, G. N. Lule, and G. Z. Mutuma

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Influence of patient's perceptions, beliefs and knowledge about cancer on treatment decision making in Pakistan, Shiyam Kumar, Asim Jamal, Sana Khalid, and Nehal Masood

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Striking electrical and mechanical alternans associated with cardiac tamponade., Jeilan Mohamed, Abubakar Habib, Helen Colver, Suman Kundu, Noor Mohammed, and Ian Loke

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Ganglionic plexus ablation during pulmonary vein isolation--predisposing to ventricular arrhythmias?, Faizel Osman, Suman Kundu, Jiun Tuan, Jeilan Mohamed, Peter J. Stafford, and G. Andre' Ng

A randomised comparative trial of seven versus fourteen day triple therapy for helicobacter pylori eradication at The Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi, Ahmed Sokwala

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Increase in organization index predicts atrial fibrillation termination with flecainide post-ablation: spectral analysis of intracardiac electrograms, Jiun Tuan, Faizel Osman, Jeilan Mohamed, Suman Kundu, Rajkumar Mantravadi, Peter J. Stafford, and G. André Ng

Submissions from 2009

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ACE-I induced angioedema: a case report and review of literature, Philip Adebayo and Olutayo Christopher Alebiosu

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Neuroleptic induced tardive dyskinesa in a patient on treatment for schizophrenia: a case report, Lukoye Atwoli, G. MANGURO, P. OWITI, and D. NDAMBUKI

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Predictors for permanent pacemaker requirement after transcatheter aortic valve implantation with the CoreValve bioprosthesi, Hasan Jilaihawi, Derek Chin, Mariuca Vasa-Nicotera, Jeilan Mohamed, Tomasz Spyt, G. Andre' Ng, Johan Bence, Elaine Logtens, and Jan Kovac

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Early regression of left ventricular wall thickness following percutaneous aortic valve replacement with the CoreValve bioprosthesis., Hasan Jilaihawi, Jeilan Mohamed, Tomasz Spyt, Derek Chin, Elaine Logtens, and Jan Kovac

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The univariate and bivariate impact of HIV/AIDS on the quality of life: A cross sectional study in the Hubei Province-Central China, Omari Baaliy Mkangara; Chongjian Wang; Hao Xiang; Yihua Xu,; Shaofa Nie; Li Liu; Saumu Tobbi Mweri; Mustaafa Bapumia; Theresia M. Kobelo; and Felicia Williams Jackson

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Letter by Jeilan et al regarding article, "Longitudinal strain delay index by speckle tracking imaging: a new marker of response to cardiac resynchronization therapy"., Jeilan Mohamed, Jiun H. Tuan, and G. Andre' Ng

Risk of contrast induced nephropathy in HIV patients receiving radiographic contrast at three Aga Khan Hospitals, Sitna A. Mwanzi

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Evaluation of atrial septal defect using real-time three-dimensional echocardiography: Comparison with surgical findings, Saumu Tobbi Mweri, Youbin Deng, eixuan Cheng, Hanhua Lin, Hongwei Wang, Ommari Baaliy Mkangara, Zhi Xia, Xiufen Hu, Xiaojun Bi, Yuhan Wu, Mustaafa Bapumia, Weihui Shentu, Rong Liu, Yani Li, and Meihua Zhu

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Use of triple-site ventricular pacing in a patient with severe congestive heart failure and atrial fibrillation., Faizel Osman, Jeilan Mohamed, and G. Andre' Ng

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Antiretroviral therapy dose adjustments based on calculated creatinine clearance, J. Shavadia, G. Tesfaldet, and Majid Twahir

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Relationship between the spectral characteristics of atrial fibrillation and atrial tachycardias that occur after catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation, Jiun Tuan, Jeilan Mohamed, Suman Kundu, and G. Andre' Ng

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Pulmonary Vein Isolation using a High Density Mesh Ablator Catheter: Incorporation of three-Dimensional Navigation and Mappin, Jiun Tuan, Jeilan Mohamed, Faizel Osman, Suman Kundu, Rajkumar Mantravadi, Peter J. Stafford, and G. André Ng

Submissions from 2008

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Primary cerebral angitis of the central nervous system: case report, S. Das, J. O. Jowi, K. Hameed, and F. S. Rana

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Pathological sub-types, risk factors and outcome of stroke at the Nairobi hospital, Kenya, James Jowi and Peter Mativo

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A review of electroencephalograms done at the Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi, J. O. Jowi, Z. P Kidiga, and M. G. Gitau

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Fanconi Syndrome and Lactic Acidosis Associated with Stavudine and Lamivudine Therapy. AIDS., Nelson, Mark; Azwa, Alex; Ahmed Sokwala; Reena Shah; and Stebbing, Justin

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The concept of skin bleaching in Africa and its devastating health implications, Melanie Miyanji

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Epidemiology of human immuno-deficiency virus and quality of life for people living with HIV/AIDS in China, Ommari Baaliy Mkangara, Shaofa Nie, Chongjian Wang, Yihua Xu, Saumu Tobbi Mweri, Theresia M. Kobelo, and Mustaafa Bapumia

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Re: The atrioventricular delay of cardiac resynchronization can be optimized hemodynamically during exercise and predicted from resting measurements., Jeilan Mohamed, Suman Kundu, Jiun H. Tuan, and G. Andre Ng

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Images in cardiovascular medicine. Cardiac tuberculoma., Jeilan Mohamed, Matthias Schmitt, Gerry McCann, Joan Davies, Joseph Leverment, and Derek Chin

Prevalence, risk factors and outcome of acute kidney injury at the Aga Khan University Hospital Nairobi, Peter W. Munyu

A randomised comparative clinical trial of prokinetic agents and proton pump inhibitors in H. pylori negative non-ulcer dyspepsia, Mzee Ngunga

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Meiotic recombination generates rich diversity in NK cell receptor genes, alleles, and haplotypes, Paul J. Norman, Laurent Abi-Rached, Ketevan Gendzekhadze, John A. Hammond, Achim K. Moesta, Deepti Sharma, Thorsten Grief, Karina L. McQueen, Lisbeth A. Guethlein, and Kamran Ahmed

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HIV, hepatitis B and hepatitis C coinfection in Kenya, Reena Shah, Jane Karuru, Mark Nelson, and Justin Stebbing

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HIV-Associated pulmonary hypertension: case report, Jay Shavadia, S. Das, and Gerald Yonga

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A randomized controlled trial testing the efficacy of an HIV/AIDS symptom management manual, Dean J. Wantland, William L. Holzemer, Shahnaz Moezzi, Suzanne S. Willard, John Arudo, Kenn M. Kirksey, Carmen J. Portillo, Inge B. Corless, Marı´a E. Rosa, Linda L. Robinson, Patrice K. Nicholas, Mary Jane Hamilton, Elizabeth F. Sefcik, Sarie Human, Marta M. Rivero, Mary Maryland, and Emily Huang

Submissions from 2007

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An Afternoon in Iraq, Sayed Karar

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Transvenous pacing causing tamponade in patients receiving glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors for percutaneous coronary intervention, Jeilan Mohamed, Gail Richardson, and Anthony Gershlick

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Osmotic demyelination syndrome: Case report, Mzee Ngunga, R. Harania, K. Hameed, and J. O. Jowi

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Unusual selection on the KIR3DL1/S1 natural killer cell receptor in Africans, Paul J. Norman, Laurent Abi-Rached, Ketevan Gendzekhadze, Daniel Korbel, Michael Gleimer, Don Rowley, Dan Bruno, Christine V F Carrington, Dasdayanee Chandanayingyong, and Kamran Hamid

Submissions from 2006

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HLA‐DQB1 locus and gastric cancer in Helicobacter pylori infection, Yoshinori Watanabe, Nobuo Aoyama, Toshiyuki Sakai, Daisuke Shirasaka, Shuji Maekawa, Kohei Kuroda, Casmir Wambura, Takao Tamura, Yoshisuke Nose, and Masato Kasuga

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Using UMLS metathesaurus concepts to describe medical images: dermatology vocabulary, James W. Woods, Charles A. Sneiderman, Kamran Hamid, Michael J. .Ackerman, and Charlie Hatton

Submissions from 2005

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Characteristics and outcome of chest pain in young adults., Muhammad Shahid and Kamran Hameed

Submissions from 2004

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SNP haplotypes and allele frequencies show evidence for disruptive and balancing selection in the human leukocyte receptor complex, Paulo j. Norman; Mark A. Cook; B. Sean Carey; Christine V.F Carrington; David H. Verity; Kamran Hamid; D. Dan Ramdath; Dasnayanee Chandanayingyong,; Mark Leppert,; Henry A.F Stephens; and R. W. R.W Vaughan

Submissions from 2003

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Impact of clarithromycin resistance and CYP2C19 genetic polymorphism on treatment efficacy of Helicobacter pylori infection with lansoprazole- or rabeprazole-based triple therapy in Japan, Miki Ikuya, Aoyama Nobuo, Sakai Toshiyuki, Shirasaka Daisuke, Casmir Wambura, Maekawa Shujia, Kuroda Kohei, Tamura Takao, Kita Tomoko, Sakaeda Toshiyuki, Katsuhiko Okumura, and Kasuga Masato

Submissions from 2002

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Relationship Between Gastric Ulcer and Helicobacter pylori VacA Detected in Gastric Juice Using Bead-ELISA Method, Daisuke Shirasaka, Nobuo Aoyama, Masanori Sakashita, Kohei Kuroda, Casmir Wambura, Masaki Miyamoto, Takao Tamura, Kinnosuke Yahiro, Akihiro Wada, and Hisao Kurazono

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Effect of Helicobacter pylori‐Induced Cyclooxygenase‐2 on Gastric Epithelial Cell Kinetics: Implication for Gastric Carcinogenesis, Casmir Wambura, Nobuo Aoyama, Daisuke Shirasaka, Toshiyuki Sakai, Takahiro Ikemura, Masanori Sakashita, Shuji Maekawa, Kohei Kuroda, Takashi Inoue, Shigeyuki Ebara, Masaki Miyamoto, and Masato Kasuga

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Nephropathy in patients with recently diagnosed type 2 diabetes mellitus black Africans, F. W. Wanjohi, F. C. F. Otieno, E. N. Ogola, and E. O. Amayo

Submissions from 1999

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Cardiovascular autonomic neuropathy in HIV infected patients, Karen E. Rogstad, Reena Shah, G. Tesfaladet, Mohammed Abdullah, and Imtyaz Ahmed-Jushuf