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Professor Ramli Musa

Consultant Psychiatrist



Psychiatry, Validation, Psychophamacology, Addiction Psychiatry, Psychosexual

Prof Dr Ramli Musa is a consultant psychiatrist of Department of Psychiatry, International Islamic University Malaysia.. The chairman of Pahang Mental Health Association (PAMHEC) and the advisor for Parents Support Group (Persatuan Ibubapa Anak-anak Istimewa Pahang) (PIANiS); an NGO for parents support group. He received a few awards including Outstanding Research Quality Award (Health and Allied Sciences) for 2 consecutive years (2012 and 2013), University Best Researcher Award; Best Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS) (Social Science), 14th International Conference and Exposition on Inventions by Institutions of Higher Learning (PECIPTA 2015), Commercial Potential Award; Winner for The Best Project FRGS 2/2011 by Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia Technology Expo 2018 and amore...

M.D. (UKM), M.Med (Psychiatry) (UKM), Fellowship of Addiction Medicine (UM)

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  1. Musa, Ramli (2020) Malaysian website for mental health awareness. Asia Research News, 27 November 2020.
  2. Musa, Ramli and Maskat, Ruhaila (2020) Psychometric properties of depression anxiety stress scale 21-item (DASS-21) Malay version among a big sample population. Mediterranean Journal of Clinical Psychology, 8 (1). pp. 1-11. ISSN 2282-1619
  3. Jusoh, Masnira and Dzulkarnain, Ahmad Aidil Arafat and Rahmat, Sarah and Musa, Ramli and Che Azemin, Mohd Zulfaezal (2020) Cross-cultural translation and validation of the Malay version of the Swanson, Nolan, and Pelham Parent Rating Scale of attention deficit hyperactivity disorders symptoms among Malaysian probands: A preliminary study. Asia Pacific Psychiatry. pp. 1-3. ISSN 1758-5864 E-ISSN 1758-5872 (In Press)
  4. Ang Poh Thean, Charles and Awang, Shukrimi and Musa, Ramli and Karupiah, Rajandra Kumar and Zakaria@Mohamad, Zamzuri (2020) Is religiosity a good predictor of psychological health in patients undergoing major lower limb amputations? International Journal of Orthopaedics, 7 (2). pp. 1252-1255. E-ISSN 2313-1462
  5. Musa, Ramli and Mohammad Aidid, Edre (2020) Psychometric properties of the depression anxiety stress scale 21-item (DASS-21) Malay version among a big sample population of Non-Malays in Malaysia. Malaysian Journal of Psychiatry, 29 (1). pp. 1-9. ISSN 2232-0385 (In Press)
  6. Maskat, Ruhaila and Nasrudin, Muhammad Zahier and Musa, Ramli (2019) Detecting candidates of depression, anxiety and stress through Malay-written tweets: a preliminary study. Indonesian Journal of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, 16 (2). pp. 787-793. ISSN 2502-4752 E-ISSN 2502-4760
  7. Sulaiman, Ahmad Hatim and Musa, Ramli (2019) Editorial: Current drug targets. Current Drug Targets, 20 (2). p. 145. ISSN 1389-4501 E-ISSN 1873-5592
  8. Bujang, M. A. and Kuan, P. X. and Sapri, F. E. and Liu, W. J. and Musa, Ramli (2019) Risk factors for 3-year-mortality and a tool to screen patient in dialysis population. Indian Journal of Nephrology, 29 (4). pp. 235-241. ISSN 1998-3662
  9. Wan Omar, Wan Fatein Nabeila and Mohd Shah, Azarisman Shah and Ab Rahman, Jamalludin and A.Talib, Norlelawati and Musa, Ramli and Mohd. Shah, Aida Nur Sharini and Aung, Sithu and Abdullah, Aszrin (2019) Psychosocial distress and blood pressure among young adults: role of cortisol as mediator. International Medical Journal Malaysia, 18 (2). pp. 69-75. ISSN 1823-4631
  10. Musa, Ramli and Shafie, Nurfatin Shahera and Zulkifli, Nurul Afiqah and Kamaruzaman, Nur Atira and Al-Ani, Ali Sabri Radeef (2019) Family values and psychological distress among adolescents. Is there any association? a comparison study in Malaysia. Mediterranean Journal of Clinical Phychology, 7 (1). pp. 1-16. ISSN 2282-1619
  11. Musa, Ramli (2018) Angket mahasiswa kedokteran musim. CRLY 00008060.
  12. Musa, Ramli and Abdul Rani, Mohammed Fauzi and Che Ahmad, Aminudin and Draman, Samsul (2018) Development and validation of a new multidimensional questionnaire called Muslim Medical Student Questionnaire (MMSQ) among Malaysian undergraduates. International Medical Journal Malaysia, 17 (Special issue 2). pp. 97-106. ISSN 1823-4631
  13. Sulaiman, Ahmad Hatim and Musa, Ramli (2018) Editorial: Advances in psychopharmacological treatment. Current Drug Targets, 19 (8). ISSN 1389-4501 E-ISSN 1873-5592
  14. Aung, Sithu and Musa, Ramli and Ab Rahman, Jamalludin and Mohd Shah, Azarisman Shah and Abdullah, Aszrin (2018) Relationship between coping mechanisms to psychosocial stress with blood pressure in young adults: a pilot study. Bangladesh Journal of Medical Science, 17 (3). pp. 439-445. ISSN 2223-4721 E-ISSN 2076-0299
  15. Musa, Ramli and Sulaiman, Ahmad Hatim (2018) The therapeutic and psychosocial interaction in enhancing drug targets. Current Drug Targets, 19 (12). p. 1351. ISSN 1389-4501 E-ISSN 1873-5592
  16. Liu, Wen Jiun and Musa, Ramli and Chew, Thian Fook and Lim, Christopher T.S. and Morad, Zaher and Bujang, Mohamad Adam (2018) DASS21: A useful tool in the psychological profile evaluation of dialysis patients. American Journal of the Medical Sciences, 355 (4). pp. 322-330. ISSN 0002-9629
  17. Jaafaf, Siti Nur Illani and Daud, Azlina and Saidi, Sanisah and Musa, Ramli and Nik Ahmad, Nik Nur Fatnoon (2017) Depression symptoms level among thyroid disorders patients at central region of Peninsular Malaysia. Malaysian Journal of Psychiatry, 26 (1). pp. 1-7. ISSN 2232-0385
  18. Mohd Yunus, Muhammad Ariff and Musa, Ramli and Nazri, Mohd Yusof (2017) Construct and criterion validity of the Malay Language of Lower Extremity Functional Scale (LEFS). Asia-Pacific Journal of Sport Medicine, Arthroscopy, rehabilitation and Technology, 10. pp. 8-11. ISSN 2214-6873
  19. Musa, Ramli and M.A, Bujang and J, Haniff and NA, Mohamad and K, Omar and Al-Ani, Ali Sabri Radeef (2016) Norms for eating disorder examination questionnaire (EDE-Q) among secondary school students in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. international Medical Journal Malaysia, 15 (2). pp. 57-61. ISSN 1823-4631
  20. Jaafar, Siti Nur Illiani and Daud, Azlina and Saharin, Sanisah and Musa, Ramli and Nik Hashim, Nik Nur Wahidah (2016) Depression symptoms in patients with thyroid disorder at the tertiary hospital in northern region of Malaysia. In: Medical Research Symposium & Pacific Partnership in conjunction with Kuantan Research Day 2016, 3rd-5th August 2016, Kuantan, Pahang.

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4Two-year outcomes of methadone maintenance therapy at a clinic in Malaysia1855
5Sexual desire and sexual arousal in Malaysian women: are they of the same entity?1773
6Knowledge and attitude on sex among medical students of a Malaysian university: a comparison study1719
7Knowledge, attitude and practice (KAP) towards sleep among medical students Of International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM)1704
8Coping styles and lifestyle factors among hypertensive and non-hypertensive subjects1688
9Reliability of Bahasa Malaysia version of family environment scale and its measurement issues1681
10Barriers to the utilization of primary care services for mental health problems among adolescents in a secondary school in Malaysia1607
11Prevalence and associated factors of sleeping pills use among students in a Malaysian university1584
12Validation of the Bahasa Malaysia version of the Coping Inventory for Stressful Situation (CISS)1570
13Determinants of early pospartum psychological reaction among mothers in Kuala Lumpur Hospital1551
14Potentially reversible causes of dementia1513
15Vaginismus and subfertility: Case reports on the association observed in clinical practice1447
16High-risk behaviours and concomitant medical illnesses among patients at Methadone Maintenance Therapy Clinic, Hospital Tengku Ampuan Afzan, Malaysia1441
17Dissociative episode secondary to hypoglycemic state in anorexia nervosa: a case report1413
18Pattern of admission and the over representation in Schizophrenia diagnosis in a psychiatric ward in Malaysia1326
19Stress, anxiety and depressive levels among Mothers of ADHD children and their relationships with ADHD symptoms1316
20Translation, validation and psychometric properties of Bahasa Malaysia version of the Depression Anxiety and Stress Scales (DASS)1280
21Cross-cultural adaptation and validation of Bahasa Malaysia version of the Eating Disorder Examination Questionnaire (EDE-Q)1251
22Influence of depression, anxiety and stress on the quality of life of dialysis patients1214
23Inventing & validation of a new family scale; Asian family characteristics scale & skala ciri kekeluargaan Asia 1188
24Depression among secondary school students: a comparison between urban and rural populations1174
25Inventing and validation of questionnaires Muslim doctor questionnaire (MDQ) & Muslim medical student questionnaire (MMSQ) 1136
26A preliminary study of the psychological differences in infertile couples and their relation to the coping styles1115
27Daily clinical dose (D) poorly predicts trough serum methadone concentration (ctrough) in patients undergo methadone maintenance therapy (MMT) with good adherence1113
28Construction and development of an Asian family scale: the path and importance of the effort1094
29Inventing and validating questionnaires Muslim Doctor Questionnaire (MDQ) & Muslim Medical Student Questionnaire (MMSQ) among the population of muslim doctors and students in Malaysia1086
30Muslim Medical Student Scale. 1074