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Samy A. Alsirafy
Samy A. Alsirafy
Palliative Medicine Unit, Kasr Al-Ainy Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University
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Emergency department visits at the end of life of patients with terminal cancer: pattern, causes, and avoidability
SA Alsirafy, AA Raheem, AS Al-Zahrani, AA Mohammed, MA Sherisher, ...
American Journal of Hospice and Palliative MedicineŽ 33 (7), 658-662, 2016
632016
White paper for global palliative care advocacy: recommendations from a PAL-LIFE expert advisory group of the pontifical academy for life, Vatican City
C Centeno, T Sitte, L De Lima, S Alsirafy, E Bruera, M Callaway, K Foley, ...
Journal of Palliative Medicine 21 (10), 1389-1397, 2018
382018
Symptom burden in hospitalized patients with cancer in Kuwait and the need for palliative care
S Alshemmari, H Ezzat, Z Samir, K Sajnani, S Alsirafy
American Journal of Hospice and Palliative MedicineŽ 27 (7), 446-449, 2010
282010
Hospitalization pattern in a hospital-based palliative care program: an example from Saudi Arabia
SA Alsirafy, AA Hassan, MZ Al-Shahri
American Journal of Hospice and Palliative MedicineŽ 26 (1), 52-56, 2009
282009
The palliative prognostic index for the prediction of survival and in-hospital mortality of patients with advanced cancer in Kuwait
S Alshemmari, H Ezzat, Z Samir, S Refaat, SA Alsirafy
Journal of Palliative Medicine 15 (2), 200-204, 2012
262012
Prevalence of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Colonization and Infection in Hospitalized Palliative Care Patients With Cancer
HM Ghanem, AM Abou-Alia, SA Alsirafy
American Journal of Hospice and Palliative MedicineŽ 30 (4), 377-379, 2013
232013
Where do Egyptian palliative care patients with cancer die?
SA Alsirafy, SM El Mesidy, EN Abou-Elela
American Journal of Hospice and Palliative MedicineŽ 27 (5), 313-315, 2010
212010
Opioid needs of patients with advanced cancer and the morphine dose-limiting law in Egypt
SA Alsirafy, SM El-Mesidi, WA El-Sherief, KM Galal, EN Abou-Elela, ...
Journal of palliative medicine 14 (1), 51-54, 2011
202011
Effect of low-level laser therapy in treatment of chemotherapy induced oral mucositis
SS Rezk-Allah, HM Abd Elshaf, RJ Farid, MAE Hassan, SA Alsirafy
Journal of lasers in medical sciences 10 (2), 125, 2019
162019
Cancer diagnosis disclosure preferences of family caregivers of cancer patients in Egypt
SA Alsirafy, SS Abdel‐Kareem, NY Ibrahim, MA Abolkasem, DE Farag
Psycho‐Oncology 26 (11), 1758-1762, 2017
162017
Pattern of referral of noncancer patients to palliative care in the eastern province of saudi arabia
HM Ghanem, RM Shaikh, AM Abou Alia, AS Al-Zayir, SA Alsirafy
Indian journal of palliative care 17 (3), 235, 2011
162011
Predictive impact of electrolyte abnormalities on the admission outcome and survival of palliative care cancer referrals
SA Alsirafy, MY Sroor, MZ Al-Shahri
Journal of Palliative Medicine 12 (2), 177-180, 2009
162009
Naproxen test for neoplastic fever may reduce suffering
SA Alsirafy, SM El Mesidy, EN Abou-Elela, YI Elfaramawy
Journal of Palliative Medicine 14 (5), 665-667, 2011
152011
The impact of implementing referra criteria on the pattern of referrals and admissions to a palliative care program in Saudi Arabia.
MZ Al-Shahri, MY Sroor, SA Alsirafy
The Journal of Supportive Oncology 8 (2), 78-81, 2010
132010
The fear of using tramadol for pain control (tramadolophobia) among Egyptian patients with cancer.
SA Alsirafy, RN Saleh, R Fawzy, AA Alnagar, AM Hammad, W El-Sherief, ...
Journal of Opioid Management 11 (6), 474-480, 2015
122015
Hypercalcemia in advanced head and neck squamous cell carcinoma: prevalence and potential impact on palliative care.
SA Alsirafy, MY Sroor, MZ Al-Shahri
The journal of supportive oncology 7 (5), 154-157, 2009
122009
Documento de posición oficial sobre la promoción global de cuidados paliativos: recomendaciones del grupo internacional asesor PAL-LIFE de la Academia Pontificia de la Vida …
C Centeno, T Sitte, L De Lima, S Alsirafy, E Bruera, M Callaway, K Foley, ...
Journal of palliative medicine 21 (10), 1398-1407, 2018
112018
High symptom burden among patients with newly diagnosed incurable cancer in a developing country
SA Alsirafy, HH Abd El-Aal, DE Farag, RH Radwan, WA El-Sherief, ...
Journal of Pain and Symptom Management 51 (5), e1-e5, 2016
112016
The relation between the timing of palliative care and the frequency and timing of do-not-resuscitate orders among cancer deaths in a tertiary care hospital
SA Alsirafy, AA Mohammed, AS Al-Zahrani, AA Raheem, AT El-Kashif
American Journal of Hospice and Palliative MedicineŽ 32 (5), 544-548, 2015
112015
Opioid consumption before and after the establishment of a palliative medicine unit in an Egyptian cancer centre
SA Alsirafy, NY Ibrahim, EN Abou-Elela
Journal of Palliative Care 28 (3), 135-140, 2012
112012
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