BROCHURE
Ihsane Hmamouchi is a Associate Professor,Mohammed V University Rabat,Morocco

Ihsane Hmamouchi

Associate Professor

Organizing Committee Member

Morocco

Mohammed V University Rabat

PUBLICATIONS

Van der Zee-Neuen A, Putrik P, Ramiro S, Keszei AP, Hmamouchi I, Dougados M, Boonen A. Large country differences in work outcomes in patients with RA – an analysis in the multinational study COMORA. Arthritis Res Ther. 2017 Sep 29;19(1):216.

Balsa A, Lojo-Oliveira L, Alperi-López M, García-Manrique M, OrdóñezCañizares C, Pérez L, Ruiz-Esquide V, Corrales A, Narváez J, Rey-Rey J, Rodríguez-Lozano C, Ojeda S, Muñoz-Fernández S, Nolla JM, GarcíaTorrón J, Gamero F, García-Vicuña R, Hernández-Cruz B, Campos J, Rosas J, García-Llorente JF, Gómez-Centeno A, Cáliz R, Sanmartí R, Bermúdez A, Abasolo-Alcázar L, Fernández-Nebro A, Rodríguez-Rodríguez L, Marras C, González-Gay MÁ, Hmamouchi I, Martín-Mola E. Prevalence of Comorbidities in Rheumatoid Arthritis and Evaluation of Their Monitoring in Clinical Practice: The Spanish Cohort of the COMORA Study. Reumatol Clin. 2017 Jul 12.  

Hajjaj-Hassouni N, Mawani N, Allali F, Rkain H, Hassouni K, Hmamouchi I,Dougados M. Evaluation of Vitamin D Status in Rheumatoid Arthritis and Its Association with Disease Activity across 15 Countries: "The COMORA Study". Int J  Rheumatol. 2017;2017:5491676.  

Choi IA, Park SH, Cha HS, Park W, Kim HA, Yoo DH, Baek HJ, Lee SG, Lee YJ, Park YB, Shim SC, Hmamouchi I, Song YW. Prevalence of comorbidities and evaluation of their monitoring in Korean patients with rheumatoid arthritis: comparison with the results of an international, cross-sectional study (COMORA).  Int J Rheum Dis. 2017 Mar 6.

Hmamouchi I, Paternotte S, Molto A, Etcheto A, Borderie D, Combe B, Dougados M. Vitamin D, disease activity and comorbidities in early spondyloarthritis. Clin Exp Rheumatol. 2016 May-Jun;34(3):396-403.  

Crepaldi G, Scirè CA, Carrara G, Sakellariou G, Caporali R, Hmamouchi I, Dougados M, Montecucco C. Cardiovascular Comorbidities Relate More than Others with Disease Activity in Rheumatoid Arthritis. PLoS One. 2016 Jan 12;11(1):e0146991.

Hifinger M, Putrik P, Ramiro S, Keszei AP, Hmamouchi I, Dougados M, Gossec L,  Boonen A. In rheumatoid arthritis, country of residence has an important influence on fatigue: results from the multinational COMORA study. Rheumatology (Oxford). 2016 Apr;55(4):735-44.  

El-Zorkany B, Mokbel A, Gamal SM, Mousa M, Youssef M, Hmamouchi I. Comparison of comorbidities of the Egyptian rheumatoid arthritis patients to the global cohort of the COMORA study: a post-hoc analysis. Clin Rheumatol. 2016 May;35(5):1153-9.  

Putrik P, Ramiro S, Hifinger M, Keszei AP, Hmamouchi I, Dougados M, Gossec L,  Boonen A. In wealthier countries, patients perceive worse impact of the disease although they have lower objectively assessed disease activity: results from the  cross-sectional COMORA study. Ann Rheum Dis. 2016 Apr;75(4):715-20.  

Radner H, Yoshida K, Mjaavatten MD, Aletaha D, Frits M, Lu B, Iannaccone C, Shadick N, Weinblatt M, Hmamouchi I, Dougados M, Smolen JS, Solomon DH. Development of a multimorbidity index: Impact on quality of life using a rheumatoid arthritis cohort. Semin Arthritis Rheum. 2015 Oct;45(2):167-73.  

Radner H, Yoshida K, Hmamouchi I, Dougados M, Smolen JS, Solomon DH.  Treatment Patterns of Multimorbid Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis: Results from an International Cross-sectional Study. J Rheumatol. 2015 Jul;42(7):1099-104.  

Hmamouchi I, Winthrop K, Launay O, Dougados M. Low rate of influenza and pneumococcal vaccine coverage in rheumatoid arthritis: data from the international COMORA cohort. Vaccine. 2015 Mar 17;33(12):1446-52.  

Putrik P, Ramiro S, Keszei AP, Hmamouchi I, Dougados M, Uhlig T, Kvien TK, Boonen A. Lower education and living in countries with lower wealth are associated with higher disease activity in rheumatoid arthritis: results from the multinational COMORA study. Ann Rheum Dis. 2016 Mar;75(3):540-6.  

Benzekri L, Hmamouchi I, Gauthier Y. Possible patterns of epidermal melanocyte disappearance in nonsegmental vitiligo: a clinicopathological study. Br J Dermatol. 2015 Feb;172(2):331-6.  

Hmamouchi I, Roux C, Paternotte S, Kolta S, Dougados M, Briot K. Early increase of abdominal adiposity in patients with spondyloarthritis receiving anti-tumor necrosis factor-α treatment. J Rheumatol. 2014 Jun;41(6):1112-

Hmamouchi I, Combe B, Fautrel B, Rincheval N, Lukas C. Prevalence and concordance of early and sustained remission assessed by various validated indices in the early arthritis "ESPOIR" cohort. Joint Bone Spine. 2014 Oct;81(5):409-15.  

Wariaghli G, Allali F, Berrada K, Idrissi Z, Hmamouchi I, Abouqal R, Hajjaj-Hassouni N. The patient acceptable symptom state of chronic musculoskeletal pain measured on a visual analog scale in Moroccan patients. Pain Med. 2013 Jan;14(1):103-9.

Bahouq H, Allali F, Rkain H, Hmamouchi I, Hajjaj-Hassouni N. Prevalence and severity of insomnia in chronic low back pain patients. Rheumatol Int. 2013 May;33(5):1277-81.

Wariaghli G, Allali F, Berrada K, Idrissi Z, Hmamouchi I, Abouqal R, Hajjaj-Hassouni N. Normative values for the Bath Ankylosing Spondylitis Functional Index in the general population compared with ankylosing spondylitis patients in Morocco. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2012 Mar 21;13:40.  

Hmamouchi I, Allali F, Tahiri L, Khazzani H, Mansouri LE, AliOuAlla S, Abouqal R, Hajjaj-Hassouni N. Clinically important improvement in the WOMAC and predictor factors for response to non-specific non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs in osteoarthritic patients: a prospective study. BMC Res Notes. 2012 Jan 23;5:58.

Wariaghli G, Allali F, Idrissi Z, Berrada K, Hmamouchi I, Abouqal R, Hajjaj-Hassouni N. Evaluation and stability of the Patient Acceptable Symptom State (PASS) over time in patients with ankylosing spondylitis. Clin Exp Rheumatol. 2012 Jan-Feb;30(1):106-9.

Hmamouchi I, Bahiri R, Srifi N, Aktaou S, Abouqal R, Hajjaj-Hassouni N. A comparison of ultrasound and clinical examination in the detection of flexor tenosynovitis in early arthritis. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2011 May 8;12:91. 

Boudali A, Bahiri R, Hmamouchi I, Abouqal R, Hajjaj Hassouni N. The prevalence of medical nomadism of the followed patients in rheumatology. Rheumatol Int. 2012 Jun;32(6):1639-43.  

Hmamouchi I, Bahiri R, Hajjaj-Hassouni N. Clinical and radiological presentations of late-onset spondyloarthritis. ISRN Rheumatol. 2011;2011:840475.  

Ichchou L, Allali F, Rostom S, Bennani L, Hmamouchi I, Abourazzak FZ, Khazzani H, El Mansouri L, Abouqal R, Hajjaj-Hassouni N. Relationship between spine osteoarthritis, bone mineral density and bone turn over markers in post menopausal women. BMC Womens Health. 2010 Aug 8;10:25.  

Hoppé E, Masson C, Audran M, Drillon M, Andreu M, Saraux A, Berthelot JM, Maugars Y, Hmamouchi I, Morel J. Whipple's disease diagnosed during biological treatment for joint disease. Joint Bone Spine. 2010 Jul;77(4):335-9.  

Hmamouchi I, Costes V, Combe B, Morel J. Scurvy as the presenting illness of Whipple's disease exacerbated by treatment with etanercept in a patient with ankylosing spondylitis. J Rheumatol. 2010 May;37(5):1077-8.  

Hmamouchi I, Allali F, Khazzani H, Bennani L, El Mansouri L, Ichchou L, Cherkaoui M, Abouqal R, Hajjaj-Hassouni N. Low bone mineral density is related to atherosclerosis in postmenopausal Moroccan women. BMC Public Health. 2009 Oct 14;9:388.  

Bennani L, Allali F, Rostom S, Hmamouchi I, Khazzani H, El Mansouri L, Ichchou L, Abourazzak FZ, Abouqal R, Hajjaj-Hassouni N. Relationship between historical height loss and vertebral fractures in postmenopausal women. Clin Rheumatol. 2009 Nov;28(11):1283-9.

Abourazzak FE, Allali F, Rostom S, Hmamouchi I, Ichchou L, El Mansouri L, Bennani L, Khazzani H, Abouqal R, Hajjaj-Hassouni N. Factors influencing quality  of life in Moroccan postmenopausal women with osteoporotic vertebral fracture assessed by ECOS 16 questionnaire. Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2009 Mar 13;7:23.  

Hmamouchi I, Renard E, Thomas E, Missounga L, Blotman F, Cyteval C. [Fracture from brown tumor due to parathyroid adenoma secondary to vitamin D deficiency]. J Radiol. 2008 Sep;89(9 Pt 1):1109-12. 

EDUCATION

2009- 2013 Ph.D. in Clinical Epidemiology  Mohammed V University, Rabat Dissertation: “Open, randomized study, assessing the effect on the bone of pearl millet in Moroccan postmenopausal women” Committee: Fadoua Allali (Advisor), Redouane Abouqal, Abdellah El Maghraoui, Taoufik Harzy, Najia Hajjaj-Hassouni Topics: Clinical trial, Rheumatology, comorbidities, Osteoporosis, alternatives therapies. 
 
2010   MD Rheumatology   Mohammed V University Rabat Dissertation: Clinically important improvement in the WOMAC and predictor factors for response to non-specific non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs in osteoarthritic patients: a prospective study. Committee: Rachid Bahiri, Fadoua Allali, Ahmed Bezza, Karima Benbouazza 
 
2012     Diploma in Clinical Trials Mohammed V University Rabat                                          

2009   Diploma in Clinical Research  Montpellier University Dissertation: “Clinical study assessing the effect on the bone of pearl millet in Moroccan postmenopausal women: Study Protocol” 
 

2008  Diploma in Biostatistics and Clinical Research  Mohammed V University Rabat Laboratory of Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Clinical Research (LERC), 
 

2006  Doctorate of General Medicine  Mohammed V University, Rabat Thesis: Low bone mineral density is related to atherosclerosis in postmenopausal Moroccan women. Committee: Fadoua Allali (Advisor), Redouane Abouqal, Mohammed Cherkaoui, Najia Hajaj-Hassouni 
 

1998  Baccalaureate in Experimental Sciences 

RESEARCH INTEREST

From 2016 to present Coordinator of “RBSMR” Biotherapy Registry of the Moroccan Society of Rheumatology I had to do the following activities:

• Organization of meetings (coordination committee, scientific committee and investigators meeting)

• Protocol Design

• Submission to the ethics committee

• Creation of procedures and various study documents

• Administrative management of the study 
 
2012 - 2016          Consultant in Clinical Research Cochin hospital, Paris  Comorbidities in Rheumatoid Arthritis “COMORA” cohort study in Rheumatology  4500 patients / 17 countries, with to date 10 articles published in indexed journals  I had to do the following activities:

• Management of scientific projects and grants agreements 
• Communication Management around the cohort (newsletters and blog)

• Data management

• Drafting of the study report and articles, posters and publication.

• Coordination between the various stakeholders (data managers, biology, 17 national centers and CRO)  
 
2011-2012     Observational study: Use of medicinal plants in patients with bone diseases • Implementation Study

• Develop investigators presentations and setting up scripts.

• Centralized Monitoring for clinical sites.

• Development of input masks

• Recovery of medical questionnaires filled

• Digitization of medical questionnaires

• Data management

• Biostatistics Treatment

• Drafting of the study report and articles, posters and publication