• Tuesday 23 October 2018
  • 04:56 AM

 Yahia Mater Al-Khaldi

 Consultant Family Medicine - Director of Family Medicine Department & research unit - Chairman of research Unit, GD, HA, Aseer-Trainer Family Medicine Postgraduate Program Aseere Region-Editor In Chief  Saudi Journal of Obesity

Contact Information

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Work Instituation:

 MOH. Directorate General of Health affairs Aseer, Family Medicine Department





​Arab Board Family Medicine

Research Area of Interest


​Family Medicine
Public Health
Community Medicine
Health eduaction
Medical Education



1-Al-Khaldi YM, Al-Jaser AM, Al-Gelban KS. Barriers to compliance among diabetics in Asir region. Saudi Medical Journal 1999;20(12):951-53.
2- Khattab M, Abolfotouh M  Alakija W, Humaidi M, Al-Tokhy M, Al-Khakdi Y
Audit of Diabetic Care in an Academic Family Practice Center in Asir Region , Saudi Arabia,. Diabetes Research 1996;31:243-254.
3-Khattab Ms, Al-Khaldi YM, Abolfotouh MA, Khan MY, Humadi MA, Alakija W and Al-Tokhy M. Impact of a diabetic Program in a Family Practice Setting in Asir Region, Saudi Arabia. Diabetes Research 1998;33:115-127.
4-Khattab M, Alakija W, Abolfotouh MA, Humaidi M, Al-Tokhy M, Al-Khaldi Y
Obstacles to and solutions for optimal implementation of primary care for diabetics in Abha, Asir Region, Saudi Arabia. Saudi Medical Journal 1997;18(3):236-239.
5-Khattab MS. Abolfotouh MA, Khan MY, Humadi MA, Al-Khaldi YM.
Compliance and control of diabetes in a family practice setting, Saudi Arabia. Eastern Mediterranean health Journal 1999;5(4):755-765).
6-Al-Khaldi YM, Al-Sharif AI. Availability of resources of diabetic care in primary health care settings in Aseer Region, Saudi Arabia. Saudi Med. Jour. 2002;23(12)1509-1513.
7-Al-Khaldi YM. Khan MY. Impact of a mini-clinic on diabetic care at a primary health care center in southern Saudi Arabia. Saudi Med. Jour. 2002;23(1):51-55.
8 Al-Khaldi YM. Khan MY Audit of a diabetic health education program at a large primary health care center in asir region. Saudi Med. J. 2000;21(9):838-842.
9- Al-Khaldi YM. Khan MY, Khairallah SM. Audit of referral of diabetic patients to an eye clinic, from a primary health care clinic. Saudi Med J 2002;23(2):177-181.
10- Al-Sharif AI. Al-Khaldi YM  Resources availability for care of hypertensives at primary health settings in southwestern Saudi Arabia. Saudi Med. J  2003; 24(5):466-471.
11-Khattab MS, Khan MY, Al-Khaldi YM, Al-Gamal MN. The need for traditional birth attendants(Dayas) in Saudi Arabia. Eastern Mediterranean health Journal 2000;6(1):13-24.
12- AlSharif AI, Al-Khaldi YM. Attitude, Practice and needs for CME among Primary Health Care Doctors in Air Region . Journal of Family & Community Medicine 2001;8(3):38-44).
13- Al-Khaldi YM, Al-Sharif AI, Sadiq AA, Ziady HH. Attitudes to premarital counseling among students of Abha Health Sciences College. Saudi Med. J. 2002;23(8):986-990.
14-Khattab MS, Abolfotouh MA, Al-Khaldi YM  Khan MY. Studying the referral system in one family practice center in Saudi Arabia. Annals of Saudi Medicine 1999;19(2):167-170.
15-Al-Humaidi MA, Suleiman SA, Abolfotouh MA, Khattab MS, Al-Kadoumi OF, Al-Khaldi YM  Hypercholesterolemia and other risk factors of coronary artery disease among patients of primary health care centers in southwestern Saudi Arabia. Journal Of Bahrain Medical society 1999;11(3):15-22.
16- Al-Khaldi YM, Al-Sharif AI, Gilban KS, Al-Jaser AM, Al-Hammami QM.
Audit of management of respiratory infections among children.. Saudi Med. J. 2001;22(3):244-248.
17- Al-Khaldi YM, Al-Sharif AI, Gilban KS, Al-Jaser AM, Al-Hammami QM.
Impact of National Protocol on management of acute Respiratory infections in children. Saudi Med. J  2001; 22(9):780-783.
18-Al-Khaldi YM, AL-Sharif AI, Al-Jamal MN, Kisha AH. Difficulties faced when conducting primary health care programs in rural areas. Saudi Med. J 2002;23(4): 384-387.
19-Al-Sharif AI, Al-Khaldi YM, Al-Shahrani AM. Utilization of primary health care during summer. Saudi Med. J 2000;21(4): 376-378.
20-Al-Sharif AI, Al-Khaldi YM . Cost of the drugs dispensed from primary health care centers for summer visitors to Aseer Region. . Journal of Family & Community Medicine 2001;8(1):41-44.
21- Sadek AA, Al-Khaldi YM, Manie SA. Job satisfaction among primary health care providers in Abha, Saudi Arabia. Bulletin of High Institute of Public health 2001; 31(1):65-76.
22-Al-Gelban KS, Al-Khaldi YM, Diab MM. Family Medicine  A practical Approach.(BOOK):2007.
23-Al-Khaldi YM. Comprehensive Review for Saudi License Examination (Book):2008.
24-Al-Khaldi YM. Essential Skills for Health Professionals(Arabic Book):2008.
25-Al-Khaldi YM. Health Manual for Tourists (Arabic Book):2003
26-Al-Khaldi YM. Attitude and practice towards road traffic regulations among students of health sciences college in Aseer region. Journal of Family &Community medicine 2006;13(3)109-113.
27-Al-Khaldy YM et al. Prescribing patterns for acute respiratory infections in primary health care, Aseer region, Saudi Arabia . Journal of Family &Community medicine 2005;12(3)1121-126
28-Al-Gelban KS, Al-Khaldi YM, Diab MM, Al-Asmari AS , Elamin SM. Primary care physicians' knowledge and attitude towards Prescribing medication for acute respiratory infection. Bahrain Medical Bulletin 2009;31(1):23-26
29-Al-Homrany MA, Khan MY, Al-Khaldi YM, Al-Gelban KS Al-Amri HS. Hypertension care at primary centers: A report from Abha, Saudi Arabia. Saudi J Kidney Dis. Transplant 2008;16(6):900-996.
30- Khalid S. Al-Gelban,  Yahia M. Al-Khaldi,  Abdullah M. Al-Wadei, Ossama A. Mostafa .BARRIERS AGAINST APPLICATION OF EVIDENCE-BASED MEDICINE IN GENERAL HOSPITALS IN ASEER REGION, KINGDOM OF SAUDI ARABIA.. Journal of Family &Community medicine 2009;16(1)1-5.
31-Al-Gelban KS, Al-Khaldi YM, Al-Amri HS, Mostafa OA. Emotional Status of Primary Health Care Physicians in Saudi Arabia. Middle East Journal of Family Medicine 2009;7(5):3-7
32-Al-Khaldi YM. FOOT CARE AMONG MALE DIABETICS IN FAMILY PRACTICE CENTER, ABHA, SAUDI ARABIA. .. Journal of Family &Community medicine 2008;15(3)103-106

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