Prof. Mohamed Shawky Khater

Faculty of Medicine

Ain Shams University, Egypt

Associate Professor



2007  Ph.D., Geriatric medicine, Faculty Of Medicine, Ain Shams University.

2003  M.S., Geriatric medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Ain shams University.

1999  M.B.B.Ch., Medicine & Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Ain shams University.

Publications (Selected)

  1. High-sensitivity C-reactive protein levels among healthy Egyptian elderly. Amer MS, Khater MS, Mabrouk RA, Taha HM, Mohammedin AS.  J Am Geriatr Soc. 2013 Mar;61(3):458-9. doi: 10.1111/jgs.12116.
  2. Framingham risk score and ankle-brachial index in diabetic older adults. Amer MS, Khater MS, Omar OH, Mabrouk RA, El-Kawaly WH. Int J Cardiol. 2013 Feb 9. pii: S0167-5273(13)00056-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2013.01.016.
  3. Attitudes of Elderly Egyptian Nursing Homes Residents Towards Advance Directives. Lack of Knowledge but Positive Attitudes. Moatassem S. Amer, Mohamed S. Khater, Amal E. Elawam, Shaimaa N. Mohammed.  Ageing International07/2012; DOI:10.1007/s12126-012-9156-1.
  4. Predicting falls among Egyptian nursing home residents: A 1-year longitudinal study. Mohamed S. Khater, and Shereen M. Mousa, Journal of Clinical Gerontology and Geriatrics Volume 3, Issue 2 , Pages 73-76, June 2012.
  5. Obesity: is it a major risk for developing aspirin resistance in older adults? Ahmed RM, Moustafa MS, Shawky KM, Samir NE, Nour El Din HA, Hassan el BM. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2012 Jan;60(1):180-2.
  6. Prevalence of mild cognitive impairment among older adults living in Mansoura city. Amer, Moatassem; Mousa, Shereen; Khater, Mohamed; Wahab, Wessam Abdel Egypt. Middle East Current Psychiatry: January 2012 - Volume 19 - Issue 1 - p 3–7.
  7. Phenotypic detection of metallo-β-lactamases production in clinical isolates of gram negative bacilli. Tahany  Abdelhamid, Rasha A. Nasr, Mohamed S.  Khater, and Amira  Ismail. New Egyptian Journal of Microbiology. September 2011;30:437-447.
  8. Association of high-sensitivity C-reactive protein with carotid artery intima-media thickness in hypertensive older adults. Amer MS, Elawam AE, Khater MS, Omar OH, Mabrouk RA, Taha HM. Journal of the American Society of Hypertension. 2011 Sep-Oct;5(5):395-400. Epub 2011 Apr 23.
  9. Prevalence of insomnia in elderly living in geriatric homes in Cairo. Bakr IM, Nahla Fawzy Abou El  Ezz, Abd Elaziz KM, Khater MS,  Fahim HI. The Egyptian Journal of Community Medicine. Vol. 29, No. 2 April 2011.
  10. Nutritional status in older adults with mild cognitive impairment living in elderly homes in Cairo, Egypt. Khater MS, Abouelezz NF. J Nutr Health Aging. 2011 Feb;15(2):104-8.
  11. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and Endothelial Dysfunction in Older Men. Muhammad Fouad Abd-Al-Atty, Amira Hanafey Mahmoud, Hossam Mousa Sakr, Reem Abdel Khalek Khattab, Mohamed Shawky Khater, Ahmed Kamel Mortagy Middle East journal of age and aging. January 2011 , Volume 8- Issue 1.
  12. Anthropometric measurements: Could be used as a predictor of bone mineral density in frail elderly? Mohamed S. Khater,  Mohamad A. Alsadany.Journal of Applied Clinical Endocrinology; 2010 (Jan., July): Vol.28, No: 1& 2.
  13. CRP and bone mineral density in frail elderly.  Mohamed S. Khater,  Mohamad A. Alsadany.Journal of Applied Clinical Endocrinology; 2010 (Jan., July): Vol.28, No: 1& 2.
  14. Association between cognitive function and chronic insomnia among older adults living in geriatric homes in Cairo, Egypt. Mohamed Shawky Khater and Nahla Fawzy Abou El Ezz. Ain Shams Medical journal. 2008, Vol. 59; 963:976.
  15. Studying inflammatory markers and their relationship with coronary risk factors in elderly egyptian people with diabetes mellitus. Amer MS, Maher MM, Mabrouk RR, Hamza SA, Khater MS. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2008 Sep;56(9):1762-3.