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  • Karaoui, Lamis R.; El-Lababidi, Rania; Chahine, Elias B.
    Purpose. The pharmacology, unique pharmacokinetic-pharmacodynamic profile,and potential future role of oritavancin in combating multidrug-resistant infections are reviewed, with an emphasis on efficacy data from Phase II ...
  • Abou-Rjeily, Chadi (2016-02-16)
    In this paper, we propose orthogonal Space-Time (ST) codes for binary Pulse Position Modulations (PPM). Unlike the well known orthogonal ST codes, the proposed schemes verify the additional constraint of achieving a full ...
  • Charpentier, Robert; Debbabi, Mourad; Mourad, Azzam; Laverdiere, Marc-Andre
    In today's computing world, security takes an increasingly predominant role. The industry is facing challenges in public confidence at the discovery of vulnerabilities and customers are expecting security to be delivered ...
  • El-Khoury, J.M.; Haddad, S.N.; Atallah, N.G.
    We describe the second reported case of multicentric osteosarcoma associated with Rothmund-Thomson syndrome (RTS), a rare hereditary cancer-prone genodermatosis characterized by typical cutaneous lesions and other ...
  • El Hayek, T.; Griffet, |J.; Chevallier, A.; Accorsi, E.; Odin, G.; Pebeyre, B.
    In order to develop a biodegradable interlocking nail for fracture fixation, hydoxylapatite pins and paste were implanted in the femoral bone of rats. A distal fracture was performed. The union and the tissue reaction to ...
  • El-Hussari, Ibrahim A.
    This survey article explores the parameters of the Palestinian national identity as represented in the fictional world of a number of Palestinian narratives written in Arabic and other languages over the past hundred years. ...
  • Nasser, Soumana; Moukarzel, N.; Nehme, A.; Haidar, H.; Kabbara, B.; Haddad, A. (2015-10-05)
    Objective: To determine the prevalence and resistance profile of bacterial pathogens present in the middle ear of children with otitis media with effusion, and to report beta-lactamase-negative, ampicillin-resistant ...
  • Mohsen, Raed (2015-10-30)
  • Jamali, Ibrahim
    The Adnan Kassar School of Business is hosting a lecture titled: “Out-of-Sample Exchange Rate Predictability in Developed and Emerging Markets: Fundamentals versus Technical Analysis” by Dr. Ibrahim Jamali, Associate ...
  • Mokhbat, Jacques E.; Kuritsky, Joel N.; Weaver, John H.; Bernard, Keneth W.; Hatch, Milford H.; Osterholm, Micheal T.; Patriarca, Peter A.
    The only confirmed outbreak of acute hemorrhagic conjunctivitis in the continental United States during 1982 occurred in Brainerd, Minnesota. The disease first appeared in a 27-year-old woman during a trip to Tahiti. The ...
  • Dimassi, Hani; Karam, Elie G.; Karam, Aimee N.; Melhem, Nadine; Mneimneh, Zeina; Tabet, Caroline Cordahi
    Prospective studies of children exposed to war have not investigated disorders other than posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and have methodological limitations. From a stratified random sample of 386 children and ...
  • Abi Nader, Elie; Lambe, Cecile; Talbotec, Cecile; Pigneur, Benedicte; Lacaille, Florence; Garnier-Lengline, Helene
    Background: Parenteral nutrition (PN) is the main treatment for intestinal failure. Objective: We aimed to review the indications for home parenteral nutrition (HPN) in children and describe the outcome over a 14-y ...
  • Abunajma, Muneera A.; Al-Shamsi, Hanan N.; Al-Dhibi, Hassan; Ghazi, Nicola G.
    Purpose: : To investigate the outcome of vitrectomy for chronic diabetic tractional retinal detachment involving the macula (DTMD) Methods: : A retrospective chart review of patients who underwent pars plana vitrectomy ...
  • Assaker, Guy; Howat, Gary
    The role of service quality outcomes has often been understated in service quality models for participant sport and recreation. The aims of this study were to validate a range of outcome quality dimensions and to compare ...
  • Harmanani, Haidar M.
    The calls for accountability in higher education have made outcome-based assessment a key accreditation component. Accreditation remains a well-regarded seal of approval on college quality, and requires the programme to ...
  • Abunajma, Mureena A.; Al-Dhibi, Hassan; Abboud, Emad B.; Al Zahrani, Yahya; Alharthi, Essam; Alkharashi, Abdullah; Ghazi, Nicola G.
    Purpose To investigate the outcomes of pars plana vitrectomy (PPV) for chronic diabetic traction macular detachment (CTMD). Methods Ninety-six eyes that underwent PPV for CTMD of at least 6 months duration were ...
  • Assi, Chahine; El-Najjar, Elie; Samaha, Camille; Yammine, Kaissar
    Dual mobility cups (DMC) in total hip arthroplasty (THA) are becoming popular among orthopaedic surgeons. Substantial benefit of their use has been reported among high risk patients, particularly in reducing post-operative ...
  • Azar, Riad R.; Kushnir, Vladimir M.; Wani, Sachin; Hagan, Michael; Gupta, Neil; Mullady, Daniel; Murad, Faris
    Obstruction of the main pancreatic duct (PD) by stones (PDS) can cause significant pain in patients with chronic pancreatitis (CP). Endoscopic therapy (ET) is an option for patients with symptomatic PDS, however, predictors ...