Elie Akl

American University of Beirut - Department of Internal Medicine

Beirut

Lebanon

American University of Beirut - Center for Systematic Reviews on Health Policy and Systems Research (SPARK)

Beirut

Lebanon

McMaster University - Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact (HEI)

Hamilton, Ontario L8N 3Z5

Canada

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (4)

1.

Physical Distancing, Face Masks, and Eye Protection to Prevent Person-Person COVID-19 Transmission: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 26 May 2020
McMaster University - Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact (HEI), American University of Beirut - Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut - Clinical Research Institute, Independent, McMaster University - Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact (HEI), McMaster University - Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact (HEI), McMaster University - Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact (HEI), AGH University of Science and Technology - Evidence Prime Software Lab, Hospital Alemán de Buenos Aires, McMaster University - Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact (HEI), Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine - The Fourth Clinical Medical College, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Medicine, AGH University of Science and Technology - Evidence Prime Software Lab, American University of Beirut - Clinical Research Institute, Independent, McMaster University - Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact (HEI), Vita Salute San Raffaele University - Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, Beijing University of Chinese Medicine - Dongzhimen Hospital, China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences - Institute of Acupuncture and Moxibustion, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile - Department of Internal Medicine, Southlake Regional Health Centre - Department of Emergency Medicine, American University of Beirut - Clinical Research Institute, American University of Beirut - Saab Medical Library, McMaster University - Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact (HEI), Cochrane - Cochrane Consumer Executive, American University of Beirut - Department of Internal Medicine, Azienda Unità Sanitaria Locale (AUSL) - IRCCS di Reggio Emilia - Epidemiology Unit, Rafik Hariri University - Rafik Hariri University Hospital, American University of Beirut - Clinical Research Institute, McMaster University - Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact (HEI), McMaster University - Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact (HEI), McMaster University - Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact (HEI), McMaster University - Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact (HEI), American University of Beirut - Global Evidence Synthesis Initiative (GESI), University of Hull - The Hull York Medical School, WHO Regional Office for Europe - WHO Country Office in Estonia, McMaster University - Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact (HEI), McMaster University - Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact (HEI), American University of Beirut - Clinical Research Institute and McMaster University - Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact (HEI)
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Covid-19; SARS; MERS; Planetary Health; Public Health; pandemic; Systematic Review and Meta-analysis; Physical distancing; Personal Protective Equipment; Facemasks; N95; Medical Mask; Cloth Mask; Eye protection; Goggles; GRADE; World Health Organization

2.

Health Care Workers in Conflict and Post-Conflict Settings: Systematic Mapping of the Evidence

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 28 Sep 2019
American University of Beirut, American University of Beirut - Center for Systematic Reviews on Health Policy and Systems Research (SPARK), American University of Beirut - Department of Health Management and Policy, American University of Beirut - Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, American University of Beirut - Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut - Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut - Faculty of Medicine, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, American University of Beirut - Center for Systematic Reviews on Health Policy and Systems Research (SPARK) and American University of Beirut - Department of Internal Medicine
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Vitamin D Supplementation and Fractures in Adults: A Systematic Umbrella Review

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 05 Mar 2021
American University of Beirut - Calcium Metabolism and Osteoporosis Program, American University of Beirut - Calcium Metabolism and Osteoporosis Program, American University of Beirut - Calcium Metabolism and Osteoporosis Program, American University of Beirut - Calcium Metabolism and Osteoporosis Program, American University of Beirut - Calcium Metabolism and Osteoporosis Program, American University of Beirut - Calcium Metabolism and Osteoporosis Program, American University of Beirut - Calcium Metabolism and Osteoporosis Program, American University of Beirut - Calcium Metabolism and Osteoporosis Program, American University of Beirut - Calcium Metabolism and Osteoporosis Program, American University of Beirut - Department of Internal Medicine, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven - Department of Chronic Diseases, Metabolism and Ageing, Amsterdam University Medical Center - Department of Internal Medicine, Endocrine Section, Monash University - Department of Medicine and American University of Beirut - Calcium Metabolism and Osteoporosis Program
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Immune-Based Therapy for Hospitalized Patients with COVID-19 and Risk of Secondary Infections: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 27 May 2021
University of Alberta - Department of Medicine, University of Alberta - Department of Medicine, University of Alberta - Department of Medicine, University of Alberta - Department of Medicine, University of Alberta - Department of Medicine, University of Alberta - John W. Scott Health Sciences Library, University of Alberta - Department of Medicine, University of Alberta - Department of Medicine, McMaster University - Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact (HEI), American University of Beirut - Calcium Metabolism and Osteoporosis Program, American University of Beirut - Department of Internal Medicine and University of Alberta - Department of Medicine
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