Abdalla Al Hajiri

MB, MRCPI, MRCP (UK) MSc(Cardiolog), CCST(Cardiology).



Certificate Completion Specialist Training (CCST)
Equivalence in Cardiology, 2013
Masters in Science (MSc)
Diagnostic and Interventional Cardiology (2007)
General Professional Training (GPT)
accreditation in Internal Medicine (2001)
Membership of royal college of Physicians UK (MRCP UK) 2001
Membership of royal college of Physicians Ireland (MRCPI) 2001


Abstract: Al Hajiri A, S. Davis, W. Mahmeed, A Al Shamiri.

“Introduction a standard. BLS/AED Program in the United Arab Emirates”.Resuscitation. September (2004) 255-416 VOL. 62. 3.


Abstract:  Al Hajiri A, W. Al Mahmeed, A. Balteef., “Introducing an audit tool for in hospital cardiac arrest” Seventh European Congress of resuscitation.  September 2004


Abstract:Archbold. R.A., Al Hajiri A., Suliman A., Cooper, Ranjadalan, A.D., Timmis A.D. “Anemia predisposes to heart failure in acute coronary syndromes independently of the severity of myocardial injury”  Heart Journal.  British Cardiac society.  May 2005. Volume 91.  Supplement 1.  Abstract 009. A007.


Paper:  ArchboldAndrew R.,  Balami. D., Al Hajiri A., Sulamian, A., Liew, Reg., Cooper, Ranjadayalam. Kulasegarum,

MPhil. Knight. C.J.., Deaner. A., Timmis. A. D. “Hemoglobin concentration is an independent determinant of heart failure in acute coronary syndromes:  cohort ananysis of 2,310 patients”     American Heart Journal 2006 Dec: 152)(6): 1901-5


Paper: “Telmisartan, Rampipril or both in patients at high risk ro vascular events”  Ontarget Investigators:  The New England Journal of Medicine.April 10th 2008 358 (15)


Abstract:  Bhatia. V.K., Ramzy. I.S., Al Hajiri. A. Yadev, H., Elghamaz. A., Powell. J., Anantharam. B., Senior. R.,  “Stress echocardiography provides early safe and accurate risk stratification of patients with acute chest pain, non-diagnostic ECG and a normal 12 hours troponin:  An acute chest pain experience within a district general hospital”.  Heart Journal 2009;95 (Suppl I):A1 –A87.


Paper:  Chelliah. R., Anantharam. B., Burden. L., Al Hajiri. A., Senior. R., “Independent and incremental value of stress echocardiography over clinical and stress electrocardiography parameters for the prediction of hard cardiac events in new onset suspected Angina with no history of Coronary Heart Disease.”  European Journal of Echocardiography.2010


Abstract:  Shah. B., Balaji. G., Al Hajiri. A., Ramzy. I., Ahmadvazir, S., Senior. R.,  “  Stress echocardiography incorporated into an acute chest pain service provides excellent feasibility, rapid assessment with early triaging and accurate risk stratification of patients with suspected acute coronary syndrome but non diagnostic ECG and negative 12 hour Troponin”  Journal American College of Cardiology.  E1274.  March 12th 2012.  Vol. 59 (1)




Paper: Shah. B.,N., Balaji. G., Al Hajiri A., Ramzy. I.,S., Ahmadvazir. S., Senior. R., “Incremental diagnostic and prognostic value of the contemporary stress echocardiography in a chest pain unit:  Mortality and Morbidity outcomes from a real world setting”

CircCardiovasc Imaging 2013:6 202-209.  American Heart Association.


Paper:  Diet and kidney disease in high-risk individuals with type 2 diabetes mellitus.OntargetInvestigators.JAMA Intern Med. 2013 Oct 14;173(18):1682-92.



Case Report:  AbdallaAlhajiri, Mahmoud Ramadan,  Roxy Senior.

Left atrial enlargement causing dysphagia and weight loss: A rare contraindication for catheter ablation therapy in a patient with complex atrial arrhythmia.  Int J Cardiol.  2014 Oct 25;177(3):e111-e112.doi:10.1016/j.ijcard.2014.09.084


Abstract:Benoy Shah1, Jatinder S Pabla2, Konstantinos Zacharias2, Gothandaraman Balaji2, Ihab Ramzy2, Abdalla Alhajiri2, Asrar Ahmed2, Sothinathan Gurunathan2, Ahmed Elghamaz2, Rajdeep Khattar3, Roxy Senior3.  145 Stress Echocardiography Demonstrates Excellent Feasibility, Safety and Diagnostic Accuracy in Patients with Significant Obesity: First Results from the Stress Ultrasonography in Morbid Obesity (SUMO) Study.  Heart 2014;100:A85 doi:10.1136/heartjnl-2014-306118.145