Volume 2003

Table of Contents

1- Sequencing emm Gene for Accurate Typing of Egyptian -Hemolytic Streptococci Isolates from Non-Sterile Sites. El-Tayeb SH, Selim FM, Facklam R and Beall B.

2-Risk Factors for Development of Peripheral Neuropathy in Type I Diabetes Mellitus. Wael Fadel, Mohamed Rowisha, Mostafa Gabre, Heba Morad and Manal El Batsh.

3-Soluble P-selectin Level As A Predictor Of Prothrombotic Status In Patients With Atrial Fibrillation. Shereen F Hafez and Mona M Rayan.

4-Circulating CD4+ and CD8+ T-Cell profiles in Pulmonary Tuberculosis: Association with Disease Activity and Response to Treatment. Maklad S, Al-Gendi A, Afifi S and El-Sheikh N.

5-Methylene Tetrahydrofolate Reductase Gene (C677T) Polymorphism, Folic Acid, Vitamin B12 and Homocysteine in Coronary Heart Disease. Dalal A EL Gezery, Moustafa Risk, Ola Sharaki, Abla Abou-Zeid, Aly Abdel Raheem and Mohamed Samy.

6-Molecular Diagnosis of Mycoplasma pneumoniae in Children with Atypical Pneumonia: Comparison with the Standard Culture Procedure. Nagwa M Shawky, Dina M Elnemr,Mohga M Zewar and Abd El R El-Sheikh.

7-Plasmid Profile of Multidrug Resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa Strains in A Burn Unit. Bothina A Koura, Mohammed H Eldeen Zaghloul and Noha El Mashad.

8-Evaluation of Different Methods of Identification of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). Antibiogram and Plasmid Profile of Hospital and Community-Acquired Strains. Abdullah Alghamdi, Hassan El-Banna, Ahmed Bakr, Bothina Koura, Sobhy Hassab El-Nabi and Mabrouk Ghonaim.

9-Relationship between Fetal and Neonatal Cardiac Functions and Degree of Glycemic Control in Pregnant Diabetic Women. Maged Ramses Fahim.

10-Role of Human Herpesvirus 7 in Pityriasis Rosea. Amany S Awad, Tahany A Abdel-Raoof,Tarek M El-Ghandour, Sherin B El-Sayed and Mouchira F Helmy.

11-Characterization of Methicillin – Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Isolates From Patients At A Major Hospital In Doha, Qatar. Al-Thani RF, Sittana S Elshafie and N El-Sheikh.

12-Drug Resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis In Qatar: Comparison Between The Conventional and DNA-Based Methods. Al-Thani RF, Abdul Latif Al Khal, Zubaida DF AL-Suwaidi, Sittana S Elshafie and N. El-Sheikh.