New Emirates Medical Journal (NEMJ) formally known as Emirates Medical Journal (EMJ) is an official
journal of the Emirates Medical Association (EMA), UAE, is an Open Access online journal. The NEMJ
publishes original research, clinical reports, case studies, short research communications, reviews, book
reviews, correspondence, and editorials. An exclusive platform “Student Forum” for aspiring medical
students and post-graduate students is provided to encourage student submissions in all the medical
specialties including pre-clinical, para-clinical, and clinical subjects, medical education, clinical
management and various aspects of medicine and public health.
Each peer-reviewed article that is published in the New Emirates Medical Journal is universally and freely
accessible via the Internet in an easily readable and printable PDF format.
Abdullah Shehab Emirates Cardiac Society Emirates Medical Association Dubai (UAE)
Dr. Abdullah Shehab has 22 years of experience in Internal medicine, cardiology and interventional cardiology and medical education. Currently, he serves as the General Secretary of Emirates Cardiac Society and Vice President of Gulf Intervention Society. He is a Fellow of royal college of physicians UK, American college of physician, European society of cardiology, of American college of cardiology, American society of cardiac intervention and fellow of American heart association. Professor Shehab is the Chief editor of Emirates Medical Journal and also serves as editor in many other regional and international journals. Dr. Shehab has published 149 paper in Medline. His research interest includes: Heart failure, Coronary artery disease, Dyslipidaemia, Hypertension, Arrhythmias, Cardiac intervention, Cardiac imaging, Screening for cardiac disease in sport players, Cardiovascular disease in pregnancy.