Hamdee Y. Attallah, M.D.

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Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Department of Medicine, 8th Floor
3900 Woodland Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: (215) 823-6044
BS (Biological Sciences)
Wayne State University, 1992.
Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI, 1996.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Diabetes Mellitus, Obesity, Prediabetes and the Metabolic Syndrome

Selected Publications

Sirisena I, Attallah H.: Thyroid Hormone Resistance associated with difficult to control atrial arrhythmias. Presented at ICE/ENDO 2014 96th Annual Conference of the Endocrine Society, Chicago, IL. June 2014 Notes: Poster presentation.

Cumbo-Nacheli G., Torres-Heisecke R., Attallah H.: Persistently Low Glucose Levels despite High-dose Methylprednisolone in a Woman with Mixed Connective Tissue Disease. Eur J Intern Med 19(6): e18-e19, 2008.

Attallah, HY.: Interviewed for article: Diabetes: Michigan's Epidemic. Health and Leisure Magazine April 2007.

Attallah H., Friedlander AL., Nino-Murcia M., Hoffman AR.: Effects of Growth Hormone and Pioglitazone in Viscerally Obese Adults with Impaired Glucose Tolerance: A Factorial Clinical Trial. PLoS Clin Trials(2), e21, 2007.

Attallah HY.: Provided an in-depth interview on Obesity and Diabetes-related topics. Local Radio, Farmington, MI 2007.

Attallah H., Friedlander AL., Hoffman AR.: Visceral Obesity, Impaired Glucose Tolerance, Metabolic Syndrome and Growth Hormone Therapy. Growth Horm IGF Res. 16 Suppl(A), S62-67, 2006.

Hsu AR., Hagobian TA., Jacobs KA., Attallah H., Friedlander AL.: Effects of Heat Removal through the Hand on Metabolism and Performance during Cycling Exercise in the Heat. Can J Appl Physiol(30), 87-104, 2005.

Ma TP., Lynch JC., Donahoe DK., Attallah H., Rafols JA.: Organization of the Medial Pulvinar Nucleus in the Macaque. Anat Rec(250), 220-237, 1998.

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