Hisham Almutawa

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Installation of mobile phone base stations in residential areas has initiated public debate about possible adverse effects on human health. This study aimed to determine the association of exposure to radio frequency electromagnetic field radiation (RF-EMFR) generated by mobile phone base stations with glycated hemoglobin (HbA1c) and occurrence of type 2(More)
OBJECTIVE Shisha smoking is becoming highly prevalent and is a predominant mode of tobacco use particularly amongst the young generation around the globe. This study aims to investigate whether or not shisha smoking impairs the cognitive functioning in adolescents. SUBJECTS AND METHODS We recruited 65 (32 control subjects and 33 shisha smokers) apparently(More)
Otosclerosis is defined as an overgrowth of the bone of the otic capsule just anterior to stapes footplate in between cochlea and vestibule. In such scenario, the stapes is unable to function normally as a piston and eventually becomes completely fixated, which results in a weaker conduction [1,2]. Clinical features are characterised by hearing loss,(More)
Sultan Ayoub Meo 1,*, Yazeed Alsubaie 1, Zaid Almubarak 1, Hisham Almutawa 1, Yazeed AlQasem 1 and Rana Muhammed Hasanato 2 1 Department of Physiology, College of Medicine, King Saud University, P.O. Box 2925, Riyadh 11461, Saudi Arabia; yazeed-1992-@hotmail.com (Y.A.); z-almubarak@hotmail.com (Z.A.); hisham-001@hotmail.com (H.A.); yazeed.alq@gmail.com(More)
Objective: The aim of this study was to examine the relationship between allergic diseases and the time of Adenotonsillar Hypertrophy (ATH) onset. We also investigated whether there is any relationship between upper respiratory tract infection (URTI) or exposure to parental smoking and ATH. Methods: A cross sectional study was conducted in multiple tertiary(More)
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