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Prof Faisal Abdullatif Alnasir

MBChB, FPC, MRCGP, MICGP, FRCGP, FFPH, PhD
Honorary Faculty: Dept. of Primary Care, Imperial College, London
Former chairman: Dept Family & Community Medicine
Former Vice President: Arabian Gulf University
Former President: Scientific Council;
Family & Community Medicine Arab Board for Health Specialties
General Secretary: International Society for the History of Islamic Medicine
WHO, EMRO Advisor
WONCA EMR Research Committee.

Book Publication

1. 2017 Rawaf S, Qidwai W, Khoja TAM, Nanji K, Kurashi NY, Alnasir F, Al Shafaee MA, Al Shetti M, Bashir M, Saad NES, Alkaisi S, Halasa W, Al-Duwaisan H, Al-Ali A, Farahat TM, Tarawneh M, Khathami A, Abutiheen A, Iqbal Azam SI, Swaka A. New Leadership Model for Family Physicians in the Eastern Mediterranean Region: A Pilot Study Across Selected Countries. J Fam Med; 2017;4 ; 2; 1-7

2. 2016 Faisal Alnasir and Ahmed Jaradat. ”Patient-Centered Care; Physicians’ View of Obstacles against and Ideas for Implementation”. International Journal of Medical Research & Health Sciences, 2016, 5, 4:161-168

3. 2016 Faisal Abdullatif Alnasir, and Abdulrahman Ali Al-Falaij . “Factors Affecting Juvenile Delinquency in Bahrain”. J Gen Pract 4:1:229. Feb 2016.http://dx.doi.org/10.4172/2329-9126.1000229.

4. 2015 (Abstract) A. Aljawder, E Almahmeed, H Omar, H Aljawder, M Ahmed, N Alammadi, R Snobar, S Mandi, S Bukamal, F Alnasir. “Serological Response of Bahraini Patients with Hepatitis C Infection”. Bahrain Medical Bulletin, September: 37;3; 214

5. 2015 Alnasir Faisal “Ageing and Pattern of Population Changes in the Developing Countries “. The Middle-East Journal of Age & Aging 2015 July: 12;2; 26-32

6. 2015 Faisal Alnasir “Historical & Religious Perspectives in Aids” JK- Practitioner 2015 January-June: .20; 1-2; 1-6

7. 2015 Waris Qidwai, Kashmira Nanji,Tawfik A M Khoja, Salman Rawaf, Nabil Yasin AlKurashi, Faisal Alnasir, Mohammed Ali AlShafaee, Mariam AlShetti, Muntazar Bashir, Nagwa Eid Sobhy Saad, Sanaa Alkaisi, Wafa Halasa, Huda Al-Duwaisan, Amal Al-Ali. “Barriers, Challenges and Way Forward for Implementation of Person Centered Care Model of Patient and Physician Consultation: A Survey of Patients’ Perspective from Eastern Mediterranean Countries. Middle East Journal of Family Medicine 2015 April: 13; 3; 4-11.

8. 2015 Alnasir Faisal "Health of Migrant Workers; A Matter of Concern". Middle-East Journal of Family Medicine 2015 March:13;2; 41-45

9. 2014 Rehab Merza, Ruqaya Alekri, Shayma Alekri, Azhar Alsaleh, Faisal Alnasir. The Prevalence and Factors Associated with Iron Deficiency Anemia in Anemic Pregnant Women. Bahrain Medical Bulletin 2014 September;36;3; 172-176

10. 2014 Alfulaij Abdul Rahman, Alnasir Faisal. Type A and B Personalities from a Psychological Perspective among Medical Students. Psychology Research 2014 July; 4;7: 559-566

11. 2014 Dua Abduljabbar, Fatima Faqihi, Mooza AlMahmeed, Noora Al-Sayed, Faisal Alnasir. Types and Risk Factors of Cervical Cancer. Bahrain Medical Bulletin 2014 June; 36;2: 94-96

12. 2014 Abdulellah Bohlaiga, Bader Al-Kakhli, Hassan Al-Mattar, Ibrahim AlBahrani, Kawther Al-Lowaim, Mohammed Al-Baqshi, Norah Al-Harthi, Rayan Al-Harbi, Sara Al-Moumen, Zahra Al-Hammad, Zahraa Al-Nasser and Faisal Alnasir “Prevalence and Risk Factors of Abuse against Married Women in Eastern Saudi Arabia”. Journal of General Practice 2014, 2:2. March http://dx.doi.org/10.4172/2329-9126.1000150

13. 2013 Faisal Abdullatif Alnasir and Ahmed Abdel-Karim Jaradat “Prediction of Medical Students’ Performance in the Medical School”. Family Med Medical Sci Res, November 2013, 2: 113. Doi: 10.4172/2327-4972.1000113. http://www.omicsgroup.org/journals/prediction-of-medical-students performance-in-the-medical-school-2327-4972.1000113.pdf

14. 2013 Shamsi Najla, Shehab Zainab, Alnahash Zahra, Almuhanadi Shawq, Alnasir Faisal “Factors Influencing Dietary Practice among Type 2 Diabetics” Bahrain Medical Bulletin, 2013 September:35;3: 130-135

15. 2013 Faisal Abdullatif Alnasir and Ahmed Abdel-Karim Jaradat “The Effect of Training in Primary Health Care Centers on Medical Students’ Clinical Skills”. ISRN Family Medicine vol. 2013, Article ID 403181, 5 pages, 2013. doi:10.5402/2013/403181 March. http://www.hindawi.com/journals/isrn.family.medicine/2013/403181/

16. 2013 Waris Qidwai, Kashmira Nanji, Tawfik A M Khoja, Salman Rawaf, Nabil Yasin Al Kurashi, Faisal Alnasir, Mohammed Ali Al Shafaee, Mariam AlShetti, Muntazar Bashir, Nagwa Eid Sobhy Saad, Sanaa Alkaisi and Wafa Halasa, “Are we ready for a person-centered care model for patient- physician consultation? A survey from family physicians and their patients of East Mediterranean Region” European Journal of Person Centered Medicine, 2013 December: 1: 2 http://ubplj.org/index.php/ejpch/article/view/679

17. 2013 Alnasir Faisal, “Effect of Prevention on the Psychological and Physical Complaints as Stated by Dawood Elantaki” Medical Arabization,2013 February: The Journal of the Arabization Centre for Medical Sciences 37: 60-65 مجلة تعريب الطب

18. 2012 Layla Ashoor, Faisal Alnasir, Neil Grant, “Children Abuse: Factors Affecting Case Reporting by Physicians” Bahrain Medical Bulletin, 2012 September: 34:3: 133-136

19. 2012 Waris Qidwai, Tabinda Ashfaq, Tawfik A M Khoja, Salman Rawaf, Nabeel Kureshi, Faisal Alnasir “Access to Person-Centered Care: A Perspective on Status, Barriers, Opportunities and Challenges from the Eastern Mediterranean Region” Middle East Journal of Family Medicine, 2012: 10, Issue 6. Online, http://mejfm.com/July2012/EMRO.htm

20. 2011 Waris Qidwai, Tabinda Ashfaq, Tawfik A M Khoja, Ketki Merchant, Anthony Seneviratne, Ayman Ekram Fahim, Assad Al-Arafah, Abid Hussain, Brenda L. Lovell, Bill Cayley, Christos Lionis, Faisal A. Alnasir, Hakan Yaman, Joyce Kenkre, Lesley Pocock, Lorne Becker, Marc Jamoulle, Mohamed Sayed Hussein, Nabil Qureshi, Olayinka Ayankogbe, Sung Sunwoo, “Equity in Healthcare: Status, Barriers, and Challenges” Middle East Journal of Family Medicine 07/2011; 9(6):36-41.

21. 2011 Alnasir Faisal, Jaradat Ahmed, "The Effectiveness of the AGU-MCAT in predicting medical student performance in Year One of the College of Medicine of the Arabian Gulf University" Education for Health Journal, 2011: 24: 2: 1-10

22. 2010 Barakat Ameera, Alnasir Faisal, "Degree of diagnostic agreement between primary care physicians and psychiatrists; potential implications for health policy in Bahrain" Journal of the Bahrain Medical Society, 2010 December: 22:4: 129-132

23. 2010 Alnasir Faisal, "Abu Baker Mohd Alrazi his Input and achievements" Medical Arabization, The Journal of the Arabization Centre for Medical Sciences, 2010 Oct:30: 42-44 مجلة تعريب الطب ِ

24. 2009 Abdulla Rugayah, Alnasir Faisal, “Attitudes of High School Students in Kingdom of Bahrain towards the Physical Education Program”. Journal of the Bahrain Medica Society,2009:21(3):287-293

25. 2009 Alnasir Faisal, “Home Health Care: A Vital Cost-Effective Service”. Journal of the Bahrain Medica Society,April- June 2009:21(2):237-238

26. 2009 Alnasir Faisal, “Family Medicine in the Arab World? Is it a Luxury”. Journal of the Bahrain Medica Society, Jan- Mar2009:21(1):191-192

27. 2009 Alnasir Faisal, “ "صفات الطبيب عبر العصور"Physician'Characterstics Across Medevils". Medical Arabization, The Journal of the Arabization Centre for Medical Sciences, 2009:25: 95-101 مجلة تعريب الطب ِ

28. 2008 Alnasir Faisal, “Hypertension the Silent Killer, Part 2”. Journal of the Bahrain Medica Society, April 2008:20(3):128-134

29. 2008 Alnasir Faisal, “Hypertension the Silent Killer, Part 1”. Journal of the Bahrain Medica Society,July 2008:20(2):82-87

30. 2008 Alnasir Faisal, “Mal Practice”. Journal of the Bahrain Medical Society,2008:20(1): 46-51

31. 2008 Alnasir Faisal, Shabool Qassim, Hamdy Hossam, "Reliability of Watched Objective Structured Clinical Examination (WOSCE) Scores in Family Medicine Clerkship". Annals of Iraqi Science, January 2008:1(1):3-9

32. 2007 Alnasir Faisal, “The Opium” الأفيون لدى الأطباء الأقدمين Medical Arabization, The Journal of the Arabization Centre for Medical Sciences June 2007: 11 (2) مجلة تعريب الطب

33. 2006 Alnasir Faisal, Emad Maswadi. " The Effect Of Loss Of Body Weight On Lipid Profile In Overweight Individuals". Saudi Medical Journal, 2006:27(5):447-452.

34. 2005 Alnasir Faisal. "Historical & Religious Prespectives in Dealing with AIDS". Journal of the International Society for the History of Islamic Medicine,2005:4(8):2-7

35. 2005 Alnasir Faisal, Skerman Jonathan. “School teachers’ knowledge of common health problems in Bahrain”. Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal.2004:10(4/5):537-546

36. 2004 Alnasir Faisal, “Bahraini school teacher knowledge of the effects of smoking”. Annals of Saudi Medicine, 2004:24(6):448-452.

37. 2004 Alnasir Faisal “The watched structured clinical examination (WASCE) as a tool of assessment”. Saudi Medical Journal 2004; 25: 71-74.

38. 2004 Alnasir Faisal, “Health attitudes of school teacher”. Saudi Medical Journal 2004 march: 25 (3): 326-30.

39. 2004 Alnasir Faisal, “Sickle cell disease: School teachers’ knowledge”. Journal of the Arab Board of Medical Specialization, 2004; 6 (3): 267-74.

40. 2004 Al-Harbi EM, Abbassi AJ, Tamim H, al-Jenaidi F, Kooheji M, Kamal M, al-Mahroos S, AlNasir F, Motala AA, Almawi WY. “Specific HLA-DRB and –DQB Alleles and Haplotypes confer Disease. Susceptibility or Resistance in Bahraini Type 1 Diabetes Patients”. Clinical and Diagnostic Laboratory Immunology Journal 2004 Mar ;11 (2):292-6

41. 2003 Alnasir Faisal “Assessment of diabetic knowledge of the Bahraini school teachers”. Bahrain Medical Bulletin 2003 Dec; 25 (4). 173-8.

42. 2003 Alnasir Faisal, Fateha Bahaeldin “Low carbohydrate diet. Its effect on selected body parameters of obese patients”. Saudi Medical Journal 2003 Sept; 24(9): 949-52.

43. 2003 Alnasir Faisal “Bahraini school teacher’ knowledge of asthma”, Middle East Journal of Family Medicine 2003 Oct; 2(2): http://www.mejfm.com/Newarchives2013/Asthma.pdf

44. 2001 Alnasir Faisal, “School Phobia”. Arabisches Arzteblait in Europe 2001; 11(2): 18-20.

45. 2001 Alnasir Faisal, Robertson Annette. “Can selection Assessments Predict Students Achievements in the Premedical Year 2. A study at Arabian Gulf University”, Education for Health 2001; 14(2): 277-86.

46. 2000 Alnasir Faisal, “Nocturnal enuresis”. Journal of Bahrain Medical Society 2000 Oct; 12, (4): 227-9.

47. 2000 Alnasir Faisal, “The properties and the importance of breast feeding”. Journal of the Arab Board of Medical Specialization, 2000 Oct; 2(4): 43-46.

48. 2000 Alnasir Faisal, “Dyslexia; diagnosis and mode of treatment”. Journal of Bahrain Medical Society 2000 July; 12(3): 163-6.

49. 2000 Alnasir Faisal, “Sleep Disturbance in Children”. Medical Arabization Journal 2000 Sept; 4(2): 107-13.

50. 1999 Alnasir Faisal, Grant Neil, “Student Self-Assessment in a Community Based Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine”. Education for Health 1999; 12(2): 161-66.

51. 1999 Alnasir Faisal, “Effect of Ramadan Fasting on Hypertension and Diabetes”. Qatar Medical Journal 1999 Nov; 8(2): 53-7.

52. 1999 Alnasir Faisal, Al Haddad Mohd, “Levels of disability among The Elderly under Institutionalized and Home Based Care in Bahrain”. Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal 1999; 5 (2): 247-54.

53. 1998 Alnasir Faisal, Niazi Gulzar, “Sickle Cell Disease, Patients’ Awareness and Management”. Annals of Saudi Medicine 1998 Jan 18(1): 63-5.

54. 1997 Alnasir Faisal, “Biological changes in the elderly”. Journal of the Bahrain Medical Society 1997 Dec; 9(3): 197-208.

55. 1997 Alnasir Faisal, Abouna George, “Students’ perception about their premedical program at The Arabian Gulf University”. Journal of the Bahrain Medical Society 1997 Aug; 9(2): 112-7.

56. 1996 Alnasir Faisal, “Effect of Ramadan fasting on patients with chronic disorders from Bahrain”. Journal of the Bahrain Medical Society 1996 April; 8(1): 25-30.

57. 1995 Alnasir Faisal, “Health for all by the year 2000”. Alhakeem 1995 Feb; 3:2.

58. 1993 Alnasir Faisal, Al Haddad Mohd, “Drug Usage Patterns in a Geriatric Hospital in Bahrain”. Journal of the Bahrain Medical Society 1993 Aug; 5(2): 90-5.

59. 1992 Alnasir Faisal, “Knowledge and Attitude of Secondary School Girls towards Breast-Feeding in Bahrain”. Journal of Bahrain Medical Society 1992 April; 4(1): 6-10.

60. 1991 Alnasir Faisal, “Infant feeding; Historical perspectives”. Journal of the Bahrain Medical Society, 1991 April; 3(1): 35-9.

61. 1990 Alnasir Faisal, “Breast Feeding; is it vital”. Journal of the Bahrain Medical Society 1990 Dec; 2, (3): 117-9.

62. 1989 Alnasir Faisal, “Primary Health Care; Its role in the detection of cases with unusual presentations”. Journal of the Bahrain Medical Society 1989 Dec; 1(2): 64-6.

63. 1988 Alnasir Faisal, “Infant Feeding in Bahrain”. Bahrain Medical Bulletin 1988 Aug; 10(2): 75-8.

64. 1982 Alnasir Faisal, “Patients attending Ibn Sina Health Center. The incidence and prevalence of diseases”. Bahrain Medical Bulletin 1982 Dec; 4(3): 104-6.