Papers in Press:

Deville A, Manzar S. Is Length of Stay a Quality Indicator in Chronic Ventilated Neonate? Neonatology Today


Rebekah F, Manzar S. Unexpected Pneumomediastinum with Spontaneous Resolution in a Newborn. Neonatology Today


Manzar S. End-of-life Decision and Length of Stay in Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Neonatal Intensive Care



Recent Papers:

Foster E, Manzar S. Respiratory Distress and Abnormal CT scan in a Newborn Infant. Respiratory Therapy 2021; 16 (4): 75-76

Afzal S Z, Manzar S, Walyat N, Adams E. Surprising Case of a Rare Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia with Successful Outcome. Neonatal Intensive Care. 2021; 34(3): 19-21


Manzar S. Obtaining Neonatal Head Ultrasound Using Butterfly iQ. Journal of Clinical Neonatology. 2021;10 (2): 146


Manzar S. Elevated Liver Enzymes in Association with Vasopressin Use in a Neonate.  Journal of Clinical Neonatology. 2021;10 (2): 138-39


Manzar S. High Serum Insulin Level in Neonatal Hypoglycemia: A False Expectation. Clinical Diabetes and Research. 2021; 5(1):62

Manzar S. Investigation of an Infant with Failure to Thrive. SL Pediatrics & Therapeutics. 2021; 4(1):116

Manzar S. Is neonatal hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia a misnomer? Int J Fam Commun Med. 68 2021;5(2):68. DOI: 10.15406/ijfcm.2021.05.00223

Barker L, Smith G, Manzar S. Dart not on Target . Neonatal Intensive Care. 2021;34 (2): 35-36

Patel BS, Walyat N, Manzar S. Catheter related ascites in a preterm Infant. Neonatology Today 2021 Feb; pg 37-40


Manzar S. Planned Intubation in Neonates. Respiratory Therapy. 2021:16(1): 24

​Manzar S. To Exchange, Or Not to Exchange Is the Question. Neonatal Intensive Care. 2021;34 (1): 22-23

Manzar S. Postnatal Steroids in Non-ventilated Preterm infants. Neonatology Today 2020 Dec; pg 141-143

Manzar S. Spontaneous Intestinal Perforations in Extremely Low Birth Weight Infants.  J Pediatr Surg. 2020 Nov 20:S0022-3468(20)30841-1. doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2020.10.035.


Degatur KA, Manzar S, Walyat N. Intact Survival to Discharge of the Tiniest Baby in the State of Louisiana. Neonatal Intensive Care. 2020;33(4): 32-33


Manzar S. The Modified Apgar Score for Premature Infants (MASPI). Neonatal Intensive Care. 2020;33(4): 34-37

Manzar S. Sodium Supplementation in Preterm Infants: Osmolality Matters. Neonatal Intensive Care. 2020;33(4): 41

Manzar S. Inspection, palpation, percussion, and auscultation versus location, B-mode, M-mode, and Doppler. Pediatr Neonatol. 2020 Aug 11:S1875-9572(20)30129-7. doi: 10.1016/j.pedneo.2020.08.003


Manzar S. Ductal steal: does it affect pre-ductal arteries. J Perinatol. 2020 Oct 6. doi: 10.1038/s41372-020-00851-4. 


Johal K, Manzar S. Hypermagnesemia and Spontaneous Ileal Perforation in a Preterm Infant. Neonatology Today. 2020, Nov, page 61-64

Manzar S. Peak Inspiratory Pressure During Delivery Room Resuscitation for Infants Born at Less Than 500 Grams. SunKrist Journal of Neonatology and Pediatrics. 2020;2 (2), doi: 10.46940/sjnp.02.1011


Manzar S.  Glucose 250, MD Notified: A Case Report. SunKrist Journal of Neonatology and Pediatrics. 2020;2 (2), doi: 10.46940/sjnp.02.1012


Manzar S. Focal Brain injury in a term Neonate associated with Histological Chorioamnionitis. Frontiers Journal of Pediatrics and Neonatology, 2020; 1(1), 1-4.


Manzar S. Ventilator-Associated Event in A Neonate: Flaw in The Definition. Neonatology Today. Oct 2020; page 187-189


Manzar S. White Peritoneum. J Biomed Res Environ Sci 2020; 30; 190-191


Manzar S. Free Kick but that was not the goal. J Biomed Res Environ Sci 2020; 30; 173-174

Khan A, Manzar S. Diagnostic Precision in Neonatal Medicine: Why over investigate? Neonatology Today August 2020; page 15-18


Smith HA, Manzar S. Patent Ductus Arteriosus, Hypotension, and Fluid Bolus in a Preterm Infant. J Clinical Cardiology and Cardiovascular Interventions. 2020; 3(7). Doi:10.31579/2641-0419/074


Manzar S. Scrotal thermal injury from cooling blanket in a neonate. Neonatal Intensive Care. 2020;33(3): 19-20


Manzar S, Volz M. Continuity of Care in the NICU: The Parents’ Perspective. Neonatal Intensive Care. 2020;33(3): 27-28


Manzar S, Henley J. Jarisch-Herxheimer Reaction in A Premature Infant with Congenital Syphilis. Neonatal Intensive Care. 2020;33(3): 29-33

Williams FC, Manzar S. Self-Adherent Elastic Wrap Dressing Injury in A Neonate. Neonatology Today July 2020; page 27-29


Manzar S. Comfort Care Decision in an Infant with Medical Complexity. 2020 - 2(4) OAJBS.ID.000196. DOI: 10.38125/OAJBS.000196

Manzar S. Patent Ductus Arteriosus and Hypotension in a Preterm Infant: Fluids or Furosemide? Fortune Journal of Health Sciences 2020; 3: 103-109.


Manzar S. Antibiotics for Early Onset Sepsis in Newborn Infants. AJBSR 2020; 9 (2): 177-179. DOI: 10.34297/ AJBSR.2020.09.001379

Manzar S. High Frequency Jet Ventilator Failure: in A Small Premature Infant. Neonatology Today, June 2020; page 128


Mosley KU, Manzar S. Shocking the Racing Heart. Clinical Cardiology and Cardiovascular Interventions. 2020; 4(1), Doi:10.31579/2641-0419/062


Manzar S. Mysterious hyperkalemia in a 25 weeks’ premature infant. Neoreviews. 2020 May;21(5):e345-e348. doi: 10.1542/neo.21-5-e345


Manzar S. A wild goose chase: Increasing serum albumin with albumin infusions in preterm infants. Pediatr Neonatol. 2020 Jan 28. pii: S1875-9572(20)30003-6. doi: 10.1016/j.pedneo.2020.01.003

Manzar S. Cost of Safety in Neonatal Practice: A Case Where Blood Was Ordered but Not Used. Neonatal Intensive Care 2020;33 (1): 27-28

Manzar S. A newborn with hypertension: connecting the dots. Neonatal Intensive Care 2020; 33 (1): 19-20


Babriwala R, Manzar S. Pulmonary Hypoplasia in a Premature Twin. Neonatal Intensive Care 2020; 33 (1): 17-18


Manzar S. A novel approach to phototherapy initiation in preterm infants. New Emirates Medical Journal. 2020; Vo 2, Issue 2. Doi 10.2174/0250688201901010001


Paper up to 2019:


Martinez M, Manzar S. Abnormal Swelling in the Left Thigh of a Neonate. Clinical Pediatrics (2019). https: //



Tice, H., Manzar, S., Walyat, N. et al. Say no to drugs: wait and watch strategy for medications used in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU). World J Pediatr (2019).

Manzar S, Walyat N. Quality Improvement initiative to decrease fentanyl us in ELBW infants. Neonatology Today, November 2019; 46-48

Manzar S. Uncomfortable comfort care. Academic Pediatrics 2019; 19 (8): 853-4

Manzar S. The Story of Racing Hearts. Neonatology Today, October 2019; 42-43


Manzar S. Pre-Calculated Epinephrine Dose Chart for Delivery Room Use. Resuscitation 2019;144 (10):25-26. doi: 10.1016/j.resuscitation.2019.08.038


Manzar S. Transpyloric feeds and bronchopulmonary dysplasia.  J Perinatol. 2019; 39(10):1327. doi: 10.1038/s41372-019-0465-z. Epub 2019 Aug 14.

Allen SA, Manzar S. Fellow's Column: Conservative Management of Urinary Stasis in Prune Belly Syndrome. Neonatology Today, September 2019, page 42-46

Manzar S. The Dilemma of Daily Physical Examination in NICU. Neonatal Network 2019: 38 (2): 107-108

Manzar S. Maternal Fever, Fetal Tachycardia and Neonatal Depression. Neonatal Intensive Care 2019; vol 32 no 4 page 32-33

Manzar S, Walyat N. Fentanyl Use in Less Than 1000 Grams Premature Infants. Neonatal Intensive Care 2019; vol 32 no 4 page 20-21

Martinez M, Patel S, Walyat N, Manzar S. Fellow’s Column: An extremely premature infant with atypical physical characteristics. Neonatology Today, August 2019; 37-39


Manzar S, Walyat N, Jones RC. Interstitial 5p15.2-p13.3 Deletion in Association with Situs Inversus, Dextrocardia, L-Loop of the Ventricles and Transposition of Great Arteries in a Newborn Infant. Cardiology in the Young. 2019; 1- 3. doi: 10.1017/S1047951119001689

Manzar S. Board Certification for the Newborn Hospitalist. Neonatology Today, July 2019;121-122

Manzar S. Vitamin K Dosing Problem and Proposed Solution for Extremely Low Birth Weight Infants. Neonatology Today, June 2019; 99-100

Manzar S. Investigation or Litigation. Neonatal Intensive Care 2019; vol 32 no 3 page 43-44


Martinez M, Walyat N, Manzar S. Comfort Care for Premature Conjoined Twins. Neonatal Intensive Care 2019; vol 32 no 3 page 27-28

Manzar S, Walyat N, Gersch S. Use of Double Lumen Umbilical Catheters in Stable Premature Infants. Neonatology Today, April 2019; 22-23

Manzar S. High versus Low-Value Care in Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Neonatal Intensive Care 2019; vol 32 no 2 page 22

Manzar S. Cervical Mass In A Neonate. Neonatal Intensive Care 2019; vol 32 no 2 page 28

Manzar S. Neonatal Transport Call: Do We Know What We Know? Neonatal Intensive Care 2019; vol 32 no 2 page 32-33

Manzar S. Seeing is believing: neonatal intubation using video laryngoscope. Neonatology Today, February 2019, page 19


Manzar S. Should There Be A Non-Compete Clause For Neonatologist? Neonatal Intensive Care 2019 Vol 32 no 1 page 24


Manzar S. Bruises at birth and use of prophylactic phototherapy in extreme premature infants. Neonatal Intensive Care 2019 Vol 32 no 1 page 19

Manzar S. A survey report on 24-hours in-house calls for attending neonatologists. Neonatal Intensive Care 2018; vol 31 no 4 page 18-19

Manzar S. Enlightenment: using phototherapy properly. Neonatal Intensive Care 2018; vol 31 no 4 page 46

Khan HL, Manzar S. Newborn with Enlarged Head, Narrow Thorax and Short Limbs. NeoReviews, Nov 2018, Vol 19, Issue 11 e707-e711, DOI; 10.1542/neo.19-11-e707

Manzar S. Heart rate: the delivery room debate. Neonatology Today September 2018, page 17-18

Manzar S. Doctor In-Law: Non-Compete Clause In Healthcare Employment Contracts. Neonatology Today September 2018, page 72

Khan HL, Manzar S. Ischemic Limb Lesion in Monochorionic Twin Infant. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed Epub ahead of print 29 August 2018 , doi:10.1136/archdischild-2017-314118

Manzar S, Twenty-Two weeks: to do or not to do. Neonatology Today, March 2018, page 12


Manzar S, Tyson MJ. Pigtail versus Trocar Catheter for the treatment of Pneumothorax in a preterm infant. Neonatal Intensive Care 2018; vol 31 no 2 page 16-17

Manzar S. Estimating effective FiO2 from flow rate, infant's weight and oxygen concentration in NICU. Neonatal Intensive Care 2018; vol 31 no 2 page 18-19

Manzar S. Effective FiO2 while using Vapotherm: weaning flow is as important as weaning oxygen. Neonatology Today, February 2018, page 10

Manzar S, Khan HL. Beta lactamase negative haemophilus influenza in a premature infant associated with chorioamnionitis and funisitis.. Neonatal Intensive Care 2018; vol 31 no 1 page 45-46


Manzar S, Khan HL. Feeding dilemma during non-invasive ventilation in extremely low birth weight infants. . Neonatal Intensive Care 2018; vol 31 no 1 page 36


Manzar S, Khan HL.Head ahead: Nutritional consideration among extremely low birth weight infants. Neonatal Intensive Care 2018; vol 31 no 1 page 34-35


Manzar S. Khan HL.To swim with the tide: high tidal volume, low rate ventilation in a neonate with respiratory failure due to broncho-pulmonary dysplasia. Neonatology Today, October 2017, page 15-16


Manzar S, Khan HL.Parent’s perspective of weekly Interdisciplinary rounds in neonatal intensive care unit. Neonatal Intensive Care 2017; vol 30 no 4 page 27-28


Manzar S, Khan HL. Should Urine culture be obtained as a part of septic workup in hospitalized preterm infant? Neonatal Intensive Care 2017; vol 30 no 4 page 29


Manzar S, Khan HL. Visual Diagnosis: A Newborn with Cyst in the lung. Neoreviews. September 2017; e564-e567


Manzar S, Khan HL. Weed in need is a foe indeed: Neonatal Seizure secondary to the antenatal Marijuana exposure. Neonatology Today, May 2017, page 18-19

Research Papers published in International peer-reviewed Journals:

Original articles:

Manzar S. Non-invasive CO2 measurement in ventilated neonates: A pilot study. Respiratory Therapy 2008; Vol 3 no 5: 23-26


Manzar S. Breath to breath variability in tidal volume : real or artifact . Journal of Chinese Clinical Medicine 2006;8: 3-5


Manzar S, Nair AK, Pai MG, Paul J, Manikoth P, George M, Al-Khusaiby SM. Use of nasal intermittent positive pressure ventilation to avoid intubation in neonates. Saudi Med J. 2004;25:1464-7


Manzar S. Maternal sickle cell trait and fetal hypoxia.Am J Perinatol. 2000;17:367-70.


Manzar S, Nair AK, Pai MG, Al-Khusaiby SM. Identifying futility in a neonatal intensive care unit setting. Saudi Med J. 2005;26:960-3.


Manzar S, Nair AK, Pai MG, Al-Khusaiby SM. Head size at birth in neonates with transposition of great arteries and hypoplastic left heart syndrome. Saudi Med J. 2005;26:453-6.


Manzar S. Neonatal discharge and follow up. Trop Doct. 1999;29:201-4.

Case Reports:

Manzar S. Congenital pulmonary vein stenosis. J Coll Physicians Surg Pak. 2007;17:374-5.


Manzar S.Pachygyria in a neonate with trisomy 21.Ann Saudi Med. 2007;27:122-4.


Manzar S. Brain abscess following mastitis in a 3-month-old infant. J Trop Pediatr. 2001;47:248-9.


Manzar S. Transient pseudohypoparathyroidism and neonatal seizure.J Trop Pediatr. 2001;47:113-4.

Medical Education:

Manzar S. Can residents conduct a journal club in a better way? Ann Saudi Med. 2001;21:262.

Manzar S, Al-Khusaiby SM. Crossword puzzle. A new paradigm for interactive teaching.Saudi Med J. 2004 ;25:1746-7.

Manzar S. Gender differences in academic performance among Arab medical students. Saudi Med J. 2004;25:1744-5.


Manzar S. Introducing peer evaluation during tutorial presentation. Med Educ. 2004;38:1188-9


Manzar S, Al-Khusaiby SM. Acquiring medical students' feedback: the changing paradigm. J Coll Physicians Surg Pak. 2004;14:252-3.


Manzar S.Residents perception of the journal club. Saudi Med J. 2003;24:1026-7.


Manzar S. Impact of clinical teaching on students knowledge acquisition. Saudi Med J. 2003;24:885-9.


Manzar S. Medical students viva: random versus structured format. Saudi Med J. 2001;22:374.

Manzar S. Ten tips for writing fair multiple choice questions. Saudi Med J. 2001;22:283-4

ManzarS. The English language and Arabic medical students. Med Educ. 1999;33:394-5.

Brief Communication:

Manzar S, Niwas R. Utilizing the onsite-online radiology services to confirm pneumothorax in premature infants: a practical alternative to transillumination. J Coll Physicians Surg Pak. 2006;16:496-7.

Manzar S. Computers and daily bedside rounds in the neonatal intensive care unit. Saudi Med J. 2006;27:1774.

Manzar S. Clinical paradox. Man versus machine. Saudi Med J. 2006;27:110-1.


Manzar S, Nair AK, Pai MG, Al-Khusaiby SM. Surgical beds in neonatal intensive care unit. Saudi Med J. 2005 ;26:689-90.


Manzar S. Health insurance. A need of time. Saudi Med J. 2005;26:158-9.


Manzar S. Feasibility of using a Single Uniform Simulated Megacode Scenario (SUSMS) during assessment in the Paediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) course.Resuscitation. 2005;64:389-91.


Manzar S, Nair AK, Pai MG, Al-Khusaiby SM. Omphalitis and necrotizing fasciitis in neonates. Saudi Med J. 2004 ;25:2044-5.


Manzar S, Al Khusaiby SM. Absolute reticulocyte count at birth and outcome of neonates with persistent pulmonary hypertension. J Pak Med Assoc. 2004;54:594-5.


Manzar S, Nair AK, Pai MG, Al-Khusaiby SM. Use of structured question format in neonatal resuscitation assessment.J Pak Med Assoc. 2004 ;54:583


Manzar S, Nair AK, Pai MG, Al-Khusaiby SM. A simplified bedside method for estimating glomerular filtration rate in term neonates. Saudi Med J. 2004;25:1501-2.


Manzar S, Nair AK, Pai MG, Al Khusaiby SM. Pulmonary hypertension in neonates: does the cause influence the outcome? J Coll Physicians Surg Pak. 2004;14:612-4.


Manzar S, Nair AK, Pai MG, Al-Khusaiby SM. Growth centiles for Omani premature infants born at 26 weeks of gestation. Saudi Med J. 2004;25:1250-3.


Manzar S, Nair AK, Pai MG, Al-Khusaiby SM. Changing survival statistics among extreme premature infants in Oman. Saudi Med J. 2004;25:1120-1


Manzar S. Using surrogates in the MRCPCH pilot clinical examination. J Coll Physicians Surg Pak. 2004;14:514;


Manzar S. Outbreak of multidrug resistant Acinetobacter in the neonatal intensive care unit. Saudi Med J. 2004;25:961-3.

Research Letters:

Manzar S.Cephalo-caudal progression of jaundice: a reliable, non-invasive clinical method to assess the degree of neonatal hyperbilirubinaemia. J Trop Pediatr. 1999;45:312-3.

Manzar S. Relationship between CRIB score and intraventricular haemorrhage in very low birthweight infants.J Trop Pediatr. 1999;45:252-3.


Manzar S. Relationship of nucleated erythrocyte count at birth with the severity and outcome of persistent pulmonary hypertension in neonates.J Trop Pediatr. 1999;45:178-9


Manzar S. Therapeutic modalities for G6PD-related jaundice. J Trop Pediatr. 1999;45:57.


Manzar S, Javed H, Raza T. Blood transfusion in preterm infants and risk of oxygen radical injury. J Trop Pediatr. 1998;44:378-80.

Letters to the Editor:

Manzar S. High-dose indomethacin for patent ductus arteriosus closure: how strong is the evidence? Pediatrics. 2006;117:1863;

Manzar S, Kamat M, Pyati S.Caspofungin for refractory candidemia in neonates.

Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2006;25:282-3.


Manzar S, Nair AK, Pai MG, Al-Khusaiby SM. Pseudo-outbreak of Burkholderiacepacia in a neonatal intensive care unit. J Hosp Infect. 2004;58(2):


Manzar S, Nair AK, GovindPai M, Al-Khusaiby S. Use of abbreviations in daily progress notes. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed. 2004;89:F374.


Manzar S. Fever in the neonatal period. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed. 2004;89:F282.


Manzar S. Candida guilliermondiifungemia.To treat or not to treat. Saudi Med J. 2004;25:115.


Manzar S. Effect of fortification on the specific gravity of human breast milk. Trop Doct. 2002 ;32:54-5.


Manzar S. Exam style debate. Med Educ. 2001;35:1002-3.


Manzar S, Al-Umran K, Al-Awary BH, Al-Faraidy A. Changes in plasma creatinine in first 72 hours of life. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed. 2001;85:F146-7


Manzar S. Admission patterns and outcomes of sick children: experience from a pediatric intensive care unit in Oman. Saudi Med J. 2000;21:304-5.


Manzar S. Evolution of resuscitation: a historical perspective. Saudi Med J. 2000;21:206.


Manzar S. Survival pattern among extreme preterm infants. Saudi Med J. 2000;21:168-70


Manzar S. Clinical features versus laboratory values. An infant with transient neonatal hypothyroidism. Saudi Med J. 2000;21:103.


Manzar S. Women's height age or age height index and risk of cesarean delivery. Saudi Med J. 2000;21:692-3.


Manzar S. Effect of labor duration on fetal fibrinolysis: a pilot study. Saudi Med J. 2000;21:543-4.


Khan A, Manzar S.Pseudohypoaldosteronism type 1 in an Omani male infant simulating salt-losing congenital adrenal hyperplasia. Saudi Med J. 2000;21:497-8.


Manzar S, Nair PM, Nayar M. Delayed presentation of congenital diaphragmatic hernia in association with group B streptococcus infection in a preterm Omani neonate. Saudi Med J. 2000;21:487-9.


Manzar S, Fazalullah M, Khan A, Javed H. Effect of maternal age on fetal growth: a regional perspective. Saudi Med J. 2000;21:782-3.


Manzar S. Neonatal Salmonella meningitis. Saudi Med J. 2000;21:989.


Manzar S. Need for non-invasive pain reduction strategies in neonates. Saudi Med J. 2000 Nov;21:1088.


Manzar S.Thymic size and chorioamnionitis in very low birth weight infants. J Pediatr. 2001;138:296-7


Manzar S. Chasing hyponatraemia in preterm infants. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed. 2000;83:F160.


Manzar S. The importance of simple microscopy. J Trop Pediatr. 2000;46:245-6.


Manzar S. Neonatal resuscitation: a report from Oman. Trop Doct. 2000;30:164-5.


Manzar S. Correcting albumin and urea before extubation.Crit Care Med. 2000;28:2181-2.


Manzar S. Leptin concentrations in maternal serum and cord blood: relationship to maternal anthropometry and fetal growth. BJOG. 2000;107:831.


Manzar S. Repeated laboratory investigations and post-procedural radiography: are they warranted in neonatal care? Ann Trop Paediatr. 2000;20:78-9


Manzar S. Bilirubin and lipid peroxidation. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed. 2000;82:F171-2.

Manzar S. Neonatal diabetes and severe intracerebral hemorrhage. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed. 1999;81:F77-8.


Manzar S.Guillain-Barré syndrome and osteoporosis.Hosp Med. 1999;60:839.


Manzar S. Percutaneous central venous catheter placement.Hosp Med. 1999;60:914.


Manzar S. Role of hypothermia in asphyxia.Pediatrics. 1999;104:1169.


Manzar S. Endocarditis after blood transfusion? J R Soc Med. 1999;92:325.


Manzar S. Body temperature and outcome of asphyxiated neonate.Stroke. 1999;30:1153


Research published in Regional Journals


Original Articles:


Manzar S. Is sodium necessary during first 48 hours in infants < 1000 grams.Neonatal Intensive Care. 2006: 19:13-14


Manzar S. Correlation between body weight and serum albumin concentration in premature infants. Kuwait Med Jour 2005;37:248-50


Manzar S. Albumin levels and infusion practices in infants < 1000 grams.Neonatal Intensive Care. 2005;18:29-30


Manzar S. Appropriateness of blood gas analysis in newborns with respiratory distress. Pak J Med Sci 2004; 20: 33-5


Manzar S. Feasibility of group objective structured clinical examination. Emirates Medical Journal 2003; 21: 245-246


Manzar S. Would prior exposure to MCQs make a difference in scoring among medical students. Pak J Med Sci 2003;19:300-2


Manzar S. Pilot study: Fibrinolytic activity at birth in comparison to early neonatal period. Jour of Bahrain Med Society. 2002; 14(1): 33-35


Manzar S. Available resources and haemodynamic support of children with septic shock. Middle East Paediatrics 2001; 6(2): 50-53


Manzar S, Fazalullah M, Khan A, Al-Sadoni MAA. Inexpensive ways of assessing the nutritional status of newborn infants. Middle East Paediatrics 2000;6(1):6-8


Manzar S. A systematic approach to interhospital of sick children. Middle East Paediatrics 2000; 5(4): 102-104


Manzar S. Effect of maternal size on neonatal homeostasis.Neonatal Intensive Care. 2000; 13 (5): 12/20


Manzar S. Comparison between the two methods of measuring serum osmolality in neonates. Neonatal Intensive Care 2000; 13(6): 16-17


Al-Umran K, Yaseen H, Manzar S, Al Najashi S, Awary B, Al Faraidy AL. Relationship between maternal diabetic control and cord hematocrit. Neonatal Intensive Care 2000; 13(4): 13-14


Manzar S. Paediatric advanced life support (PALS) course: the Oman experience. Jour of Bahrain Med Soc 2000; 12(2): 95-96


ManzarS.Use of CRIB score in predicting outcome of very low birth weight Omani infants. Journal of Bahrain Medical Society 2000; 12(1): 15-18


Manzar S. First alveolar- arterial oxygen gradient and pulmonary outcome of intubated neonates. Journal of Bahrain Medical Society 2000; 12(1): 24-26


Manzar S. Protocol-based management of preterm infant. Middle East Pediatrics 1999;4(3):100-101


Manzar S. Use of analgesia, sedation and paralysis in ventilated newborn infants. Oman Medical Journal 1999; 16(1); 40-41


Manzar S. Role of nucleated RBC in cases of birth asphyxia .Saudi Med J1999; 20:703-705


Manzar S. Is hypothermia at birth a risk factor for development of intraventricular hemorrhage in very low birth weight infants. Oman Med Jour 1999;15(4):32-33


Manzar S. Does tall mother mean tall baby? A study of Omani population. Oman Med Jour 1998;14(4):22-23


Manzar S. Relationship between cord hemoglobin and maternal hemoglobin in Omani population. Oman Med Jour 1998;14( 4) 16-18


Case Reports:


Manzar S, Pyati S, Kamat M. A neonate with abdominal mass. Neonatal Intensive Care. 2005; 18:1718


Manzar S. Neonatal Varicella infection despite Varicella Zoster Immunoglobulin. Pakistan Paediatric Journal 2003; 27: 91-92

Manzar S. Enterobacter Cloacae infection associated with pulmonary hemorrhage in a preterm infant. Pakistan Paediatric Journal 2003; 27: 93-94

Manzar S. Use of ultrasonographic biometric ratio in prediction of fetal outcome in suspected skeletal dysplasia. Bahrain Med Bull 2002; 24(3):117-118


Manzar S. Atracurium infusion and pulmonary deterioration in three Omani infants. Bahrain Medical Bulletin 2000; 22 (1):39-41


Nair PMC, Manzar S, Nirmala V, et al. Sialidosis : a rare cause of neonatal hydrops. Oman Medical Journal 1999; 16(2): 7-9


Manzar S, Venugopalan P, Nair PMC. Short body,big heart. A neonate with skeletal and tricuspid valve dysplasia. Qatar Med Jour 1999; 8(2): 68-70


Manzar S, Nair PMC, Javed H. Fulminant septicemia in a preterm neonate secondary to multi-resistant enterobacter cloacae. Oman Medical Journal 1999; 16(1); 48-49


Manzar S. Use of exogenous synthetic surfactant in a 3-month-old ventilatory-dependent infant.  Saudi Med J 1999;20;626-628


Khan A, Nair PMC, Manzar S.An infant with irritability and red urine. Oman Med Jour 1999; 15(3): 46-47


Manzar S. Myasthenic crisis in a 10 year girl ;a case report. Oman Med Jour 1998;

5 ( 1):44-45


Manzar S. Severe persistent pulmonary hypertension in a newborn with Rh  incompatibility.  Oman Medical Journal 1997;14(2): 50-52

Manzar S. Common presentation of an uncommon disorder.A case of intractable congestive heart failure in a neonate.Oman Medical Journal. 1997;14(2):53-54


Miscellaneous: (Letters, short reports/communications, medical quizzes, clinical notes)  


Manzar S. Health status of children at Bhit Island: need for Governmental intervention. JPMA 2003;53:115

Manzar S. A journey from subjectivity to objectivity in the assessment of  undergraduate medical students. Emirates Medical Journal 2003;21:103-105


Manzar S. Insidious onset of Grade IV IVH in a premature infant. A case of clinical  deception. Neurosciences 2002;7(1):53-54


Manzar S. Medical students and neonatal ward rotation. Kuwait Medical Journal 2003; 35:149-150


Manzar S. Medical Quiz (Iron poisoning). Middle East Paediatrics 2002; 7 (3): 86


Manzar S. Can Residents conduct a journal club in a better way. Ann Saudi Med 2001;21:261


Manzar S. Feasibility of measuring thymic size by using chest x-ray: a clinician’s perspective. Emirates Medical Journal 2001; 19: 61-62


Manzar S. Erythrocyte sedimentation rate in neonatal sepsis: is it useful? Emirates Medical Journal 2001;19:61


ManzarS.Use of antibiotics in Pediatric care. Kuwait Medical Journal 2000; 32: (4) 444-445


Manzar S. Difference between measured and calculated osmolality . Kuwait Medical Journal 2000; 32: (4) 443


Manzar S. Medical Quiz (pulmonary hypoplasia). Middle East Paediatrics 2000; 5 (1): 30

Manzar S. Medical Quiz (ambiguous genitalia). Bahrain Medical Bulletin 1999; 21 (4): 147-156


Manzar S. Is bilirubin an important factor in the development of retinopathy of  prematurity? Emirates Medical Journal 1999; 17(3):187


Manzar S. Value of correction for low albumin when calculating anion gap in neonates. Saudi Med J 1999;20:983-984


Manzar S. Correlation between the first alveolar-arterial oxygen gradient and timing of extubation in neonates with respiratory distress syndrome. Saudi Med J 1999;20: 897-898


Manzar S. Pattern of Catch-up Growth among Omani infants with intrauterine growth  retardation. Saudi Med J1999; 20 :816-817


Manzar S. Peritoneal fluid lactic acid and acute abdomen. The Kuwait Medical Journal 1999; 31(3): 299


Manzar S. Neurodevelopment outcome of perinatal asphyxia. Middle East Paediatrics 1999;4(1):10

Manzar S, Bashir WA. Caution with Henna in G6PD deficieny. Kuwait Med Jour 1999; 31(2):185


Manzar S. Risks associated with maternal Obesity .Kuwait Med Jour 1999; 31(2):186


Manzar S. Dilemma of face value. Emirates Medical Journal 1999; 17:85-86


Manzar S. Excess oxygen and risk of intraventracular hemorrhage in preterm infants. Emirates Medical Journal, 1999;17:86-87


Manzar S. Effect of antepartum, intrapartum and postpartum factors on the incidence of transient tachypnea of the newborn. Saudi Med J 1999;20:645-646


Manzar S. Prophylaxis for osteopenia of prematurity: Experience from Oman. Saudi Med J 1999; 20:479


Manzar S. An infant with Sussman Syndrome: a rare unclassified chondrodystrophy. Saudi Med J 1999;20: 638-639


Manzar S. Unusual misplacement site of percutaneous silastic central venous catheter in a very low birth weight infant. Saudi Med J 1998;19: 809-810