Pakistan Journal of Medical and Health Sciences

Vol. 9, Issue 4, OCT – DEC 2015




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Conserved Food Safety

Kamran Aziz

Original Articles


Impact of Activated Clotting Time on Post Cardiopulmonary Bypass Blood Loss

Adnan Haider, Aftab Yunus, Hassan Ul Banna, Abdul Asim Farooq



Does addition of Tramadol to L/A mixture improve  quality of axillary brachial plexus block:

Abrar Hussain Khosa, Naila Asad, Haqdad Durrani



Perception of Stress and Coping Strategies by 1st year Medical Students

Farida Manzur, Naima Javed, Farah Amir Ali, Habib Subhani



Frequency of Risk Factors Associated with Community-Acquired Pneumonia in Infant

MavrahZafar, MahamUmair Khan, Aneela Zareen, Gulfreen Waheed



Comparison between Serum hsCRP and LDL Cholesterol as a Predictor for IHD

Farheen Aslam, Lubna Sarfraz, Sara Reza



Association of Lp(a) with CRP in patients of Rheumatoid Arthritis

Ambreen Farrukh, Tahira Naseem, Sadia Shafiq



Morphological Patterns of Ovarian Neoplasms in Different Age Groups-A Center based study

Rafia Bilquees Siddiqui, BhawaniShankar, M. IrfanKhan



Comparison between Open and Stapled Haemorrhoidectomy in the treatment of 3rd and 4th Degree Haemorrhoids at Surgical Unit II Shalamar Hospital Lahore

Khalid Javed Abid, Muhammad. Gul, Muhammad Nawaz Amin, M.Tahir Saleem, Sadaf Ishaque



Outcome of Aortic Surgery in the setting of a tertiary care cardiac institute in Pakistan

Irfan Rasheed, Muhammad Mujtaba Ali Siddiqui, Anjum Jalal



Surgery of GUCH)in Pakistan; What is different from the developed countries?

M. Usman A Shah, Anjum Jalal, Irfan Rasheed, M. M Ali Siddiqui, Shahida Majeed, Azha M Kayani



Early and midterm results of Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting (CABG) in conjunction with the endarterectomy of Left Anterior Descending (LAD) Coronary Artery.

Muhammad Mujtaba Ali Siddiqui, Anjum Jalal, IrfanRasheed, Muhammad Usman Ali Shah



Frequency and in-Hospital Mortality of Right Ventricular Infarction in Patients of Inferior ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction

Muhammad Akram, Syed Nauman Ali, Asif Zareef



Comparison of Frequencies of Left Atrial Thrombus in Patients of Severe Mitral Stenosis with and Without Atrial Fibrillation Undergoing Transesophageal Echocardiography

Syed Nauman Ali, Muhammad Akram, AsifZareef



Antibiotic Resistance Pattern of Uropathogen in patient with Chronic Kidney Disease

Muhammad Nadeem, Muhammad NaveedAslam, Umar Farooq Qureshi



Comparison of Severity of Pain With and Without Sedation in Patients Undergoing External Dacryocystorhinostomy under Local Anesthesia

Muhammad Khalid, Muhammad Rizwan, Mohammad Imran Nawaz Khan



Comparison of Efficacy for Tocolysis of Preterm Labour between Mg Sulphate and Nifedipine

AlinaShirazi, Noor Ul Huda Ansari, Mushtaq Ahmed



Frequency of Anxiety and Depression among patients of Bronchial Asthma

Abdul Shakoor, SaeedAkhtar, Mohammad Imran



Comparison of Postop Astigmatism in Sutured/Unsutured Anterior Limbal Incision

ManalTahaHadrawi, Rehan Moinuddin Shaikh, Enamy Danish



Different clinical presentations of patients with Colorectal Cancer

BushraNisar, Karim Shah Faizi, Asghar Ali



Frequency of Diabetic Retinopathy in Type II Diabetics presenting at DHQ Hospital Sahiwal

Muhammad Kahlid, Muhammad Rizwan, Muhammad Imran Nawaz Khan



Prevalence of Depression and Associated Risk Factors in low Socio-Economic Status

Abdul Shakoor, Siemel Zia Taimuri, Muhammad Anas Bin Akhtar



Success of reverse Suralfasciocutaneousflap for coverage of soft tissue defect of distal limb

FarhatulannTayyaba, Mohammad Mughees Amin, Abdul Munaf Saud



Frequency of HER-2 Receptors in Breast Cancer & its Association with other Etiological Factors

BushraNisar, Muhammad Afza Saqib, Asghar Ali



Diagnostic Accuracy of Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology (FNAC) in pts with Breast Lump

Muhammad Hussnain Iqbal, Khalid Iqba2, Asif Nadeem



Effect of Melatonin on the Morphology of Adrenal Cortex altered by Streptozotocin

YasmeenMahar, Amir Ali Shoro, Mariyah Hidayat



Melatonin can restore density of bone decreased by hyperthyroidism-induced osteoporosis

Mariyah Hidayat, Inayatullah, Yasmeen Mahar



Oral hygiene Practices and Periodontal diseases in type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Patients

Muhammad Safdar Baig, Riaz Ahmed Bhutto, Samina Badar, Shamsher Ali



Incidence of Acute Respiratory Infections among male children

Ayaz Ahmed, Anila Zareen, Abdul Samad Memon, Zuhaib Ahmed Qazi, Abdul Sattar Jamali, Aijaz Ahmed, Rana Muhammad Akhtar Khan, MoshayyadahAkhtar



To Assess and Evaluate the Risk Factors Associated With Chronic Kidney Diseases

Asifa Khurram, Khurram Danial, Aamna Qazi, Kamal Ahmed, Saqib Basr



To Study the Outcome of Acute Renal failure in patients who are known case of DM

Khurram Danial, Asifa Khurram, Kamal Ahmed, Aamna Qazi, Saqib Basr



To Compare the Duration and side effects of Caudal Tramadol Bupivacaine versus Ketamine – Bupivacaine for Postoperative analgesia in the pediatric age group.

Quratulain Khan, Shua Nasir, Bashir Ahmed, Lal Shehbaz, Saqib Basar



Association of Hepatitis C with Diabetes Mellitus in DHQ Hospital Gujranawala

Farah Sadiq, Rab Nawaz Raja



To Determine the Frequency of Hypomagnesemia among pts with Acute IS and to Study the Correlation of Serum Magnesium with Modified Rankin Scale After Acute Ischemic Stroke

Khalid Mahmud Khan, Faiza Naeem, Rashid Iqbal, Zahid Hussain Shah, Rashid Ali, Nooman Gilani



Walnuts Increase Good Cholesterol (HDL-Cholesterol) and Prevent Coronary Artery Disease

Sana Tufail, Ajaz Fatima, Khalid Niaz, Abdul Qusoos, Shah Murad



Evaluation of Current Trends in Antimicrobial Susceptibility Patterns of Typhoid Salmonellae

Sadia Ikram, Shagufta Hussain, Aliya Aslam, Muhammad Dilawar Khan, Ishtiaq Ahmed



Serum Adiponectin& Insulin Levels in Asymptomatic Offspring’s of pts with Type 2 Diabetes

Muhammad Jawad Anwar, RabiyaJamil, Nasir Rashid, Yahya Rashid, Muhammad Farooq



A Study of I-Gel Supraglottic Device Insertion Using Thiopental

Abubaker, Salman Athar Qureshi, Faiqa Qurban, Muhammad Ayub Khan, Habibah Ayub



Effects of Primary Hypothyroidism on Lipid Profile: A Prospective Study

Wajih Muhammad Qamar, Azam Ali, Muhammad Farooq



Outcome of Open Reduction and Internal Fixation Using Plate Versus Closed Reduction and Percutaneous Fixation Using K-Wires for Treatment of two Part Proximal Humerus Fracture

Kashif Rasool, Muhammad Zubair, Eid Muhammad,,Sajid Akhtar



Effect of Domestic Violence on Pregnancy Outcome in a Metropolis

Mohammad Mohsin Khan, Faiz Ur Rehman, Mohammad Mustafa Siddiqui, M Imran Nazir, Sadia Zafar, Zafar Ali Ch, Irfan Qadir, Shafiq Anwar, Usman Ghanni, Hina Liaquat



Clinical Versus Endoscopic Diagnosis in Upper Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage

M.SaleemAkhtar, Faiz Ur Rehman, Mohammad Imran Nazir, Mohammad Mustafa Siddiqui, Mohammad Mohsin Khan, Sadia Zafar, Zafar Ali C



Epidemiology of Oral Cancer in Southern Punjab, Pakistan

Muhammad Safdar Baig, Riaz Ahmed Bhutto, Sher Muhammad, Muhammad Ismail Siddiqui



Child Health Services Coverage in Rural Districts of Pakistan

Faiz Ur Rehman, M Mustafa Siddiqui, M M Khan, S Zafar, .Z A Ch, I Qadir, U Ghani, A Mobeen



Parasitic Occurrence in the Giant Fresh water prawn MacrobrachiumRosenbergii

MM Khan, FU Rehman, MM Siddiqui, MI Nazir, SZafar, ZA Ch, I Qadir, S Anwar, U Ghanni, H Liaquat



Clinical and Haematological Characteristics of Haemoglobin H Disease

Asma Rehman, Suhaib Ahmed, Usman Ansari



Extrapulmonary Tuberculosis and Cervical Lymphadenopathy

Shaukat A Shah, Momina Ali, Umar Hamdan



Immediate Redo Hepatic Artery Reconstruction in Living Donor Liver Transplantation

M Zafar  Zengal, Farah Zubair,Bushra Zubair, Tsan-Shiun Lin, Chi-Chih Lin, Chao Long Chen



Follicles in Hypertrophied Tonsils

Saima Shahbaz, Samina Shaheen, Moeen-Ud-Din, Attyia Mubarak.



Effects of Garlic on weight and lipid profile in male albino rats

Abdullah Mashori, S Asya Parveen, Syed Manzoor Iqbal, Khemomal A Karira, Nudrat Anwer Zuberi



Frequency of Upper GIT Lesions as detected on Endoscopic Biopsies in Iron Deficiency

Nasir Ahmed, Usman Javed Iqbal, Hafiz MoeenUd Din



Epidemiology of Scabies among Primary School Children in Quetta

Malik Muhammad Qasim



Spectrum of Firearm injuries in district Quetta

Abdul Ghani Korai, Shoukat Ali Khan, Pervez Iqbal, Farhan Ul Amin Mengal, Ahmed Tariq



Vitamin D Deficiency in Patients with Complaints of Aches and Pain in Body

Nazir Ahmad, Hussain Farooq, Azhar Saeed



Single-Layer Continuous Vs Interrupted Extra Mucosal Techniques in Small Intestine Anastomosis

Shabab Hussain, Viqar Aslam, Shahid Rahman, Sajjad Muhammad Khan



Frequency of Vitamin B12 Deficiency in pts with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Taking Metformin

Atif Rauf, Mehmood Khan, Awais Arshad



Assessment of Adequacy of Hemodialysis and Nutritional Status in Pts on Hemodialysis

Abid Hussain, Hassan Shabeer, Manzoor Ahmed



Survey Regarding the Need of Intensive Training Workshops for Autism Community

Aniqa Haider, Sohail Shehzad



Axillary Dissection in Mastectomy: UltracisionvsMonopolarElectrocautry

Sajid Malik, Naseebullah Zarkoon, Habibullah Ishaqui, Umar Farooq Dar



Desarda’s Versus Lichtenstein Technique of Hernia Repair

Iftikhar Ahmad Bhatti, Habibullah Ishaqu, Zubair Ahmad, Umar Farooq Dar



Efficacy of Saccharomyces BoulardiiVs Zinc Supplementation in Acute Childhood Diarrhoea

Naveed Akbar Hotiana, Muhammad Hasan Raza, Rashid Ayub



Correlation between Mean Plasma Fibrinogen Level and Lesion Volume on CT Scan in Ac IS

Rizwan Azam, Mehmood Khan, Awais Arshed



Comparison of Ext. Fixation vs Volar Plating for Comminuted Fracture of Distal End Radius

Syed Habib Ullah Shah, Mazhar Iqbal, Eid Muhammad



Associated Risk Factors of Placenta Previa A Matched Case Control Study

Lubna Latif, Usman Javed Iqbal, Muhammad Umar Aftab



Frequency of Bone Marrow Involvement in Hodgkin’s Lymphoma

Rehan Anwar, Usman Javed Iqbal, Nasir Ahmad



Frequency of Carcinoma in Post-Cholecystectomy Biopsy Specimens of Gall Bladder

Viqar Aslam, Shabab Hussain,, Shahid Rahman, Sajjad Muhammad Khan, Waqar Alam Jan



Expectant Vs Active Management of Prelabour Rupture of Membranes at Term

Shafqat Fatima, Sarwat Rizvi, Amna Eusaph, Anum Jafri, Ghazala Saeed, Rubar Haider



Degree of Agreement Between 2010 ACR/EULAR Classification Criteria of Rheumatoid Arthritis

Ammad Asghar, Aflak Rasheed, Tafazzul-E-Haque Mahmud



Association of High Cholesterol and Triglyceride Level with Diabetes, Hypertension and CV Accidents

Nazir Ahmad, Muhammad Naveed Aslam, Mujtaba Jaffary



Tonsillectomy by Spray Coagulation Mode of Diathermy

Zafar Iqbal, Adnan Ejaz Qureshi, Muhammad Nadeem



To Evaluate Technical Success of Percutaneous Coronary Intervention of Ch Total Occlusion

Jalal-Ud-Din, Abdul Rehman Khan, Muhammad Zubair, Asila Achakzai



Safety & Postop Complications of Single Layer Continuous Extra Mucosal Gut Anastomosis

Malik NazarFarid, Mujahid Mahmood, Naseebullah Zarkoon



Practical Implementation of IMNCI Protocols in Sick Young Infants 0-2 months

Tayyaba Noor, Atika Zubair Aslam, Muhammad Afzal Bhatti, Rizwan Waseem



A Comparative Study of Stress Induced DM in Mother and Foreign Language Speakers

Naveed Shuja, Abdul Manan, SaminaBatool, Rubina Rashid



Comparison of Low Density Lipoprotein Levels in Pts with Ischemic and Hemorrhagic Stroke

Awais Anwar, Samra Hafeez, Rizwan Ahmed



A Comparative Study of Spinal Anaesthesia inHypertensive and Non Hypertensive Patients

Awais Anwar, Samra Hafeez, Razia Rizwan



A Comparative Study of Hypercorticoidism Induced Hyperglycemia in MBBS Students

Fariha Ashraf, SamraHafeez, Hasan Akbar Khan



Association between Sensorineural Hearing Loss and Complicated Diabetes Mellitus

Muhammad Irshad, Muhammad Ishaque, Khalid Mahmood, Umar Farooq Dar



Comparison of Ondansetron and Combination of Ondansetron and Dexamethasone for Prevention of Postop Nausea and Vomiting in Elective Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy

Iram Alia, Mohsin Gillani, Atif Hanif, Umar Farooq Dar, Amina Mirza



Prevalence of Dental Carries Among School Children

Sajjad Ul Hasan, Nadeem Tarique, Khalid Hussain, Umar Farooq Dar



Outcome of Surgical Treatment of Invasive Fungal Rhino sinusitis

Muhammad Ishaque, Muhammad Irshad, Muhammad Iqbal, Umar Farooq Dar



Comparison of Surgical Site Infection Rate in Case of Penetrating Hollow Viscus Injury

Atif Hanif, Mohsin Gillani, Iram Alia, Umar Farooq Dar, Amina Mirza



Prevalence of Asymptomatic Bacteriuria, Associated Risk Factors and Adverse Fetomaternal Outcome among Antenatal women attending a tertiary care hospital

Shabnam Tahir, Munzza Tayyab, Shazia Rasul, Saima Jabeen, Asma Gul



Efficacy of Aspiration and Steroid Injection in Treatment of Ganglion Cyst

Shabab Hussain, Sajid Akhtar, Viqar Aslam, Sajjad Muhammad Khan



Comparison of Efficacy of Nasal Packing Versus No Packing in Patients Undergoing FESS

Abdul Latif Kakar, Muhammad Iqbal, Khalid Mahmood



Angiographic Patterns &Tomographic findings in Central Serous Chorioretinopathy revisited

Muhammad Khalil, Tayyaba Gul Malik, Qasim Latif Chaudhary, Mian Muhammad Shafiq



QUIZ -An Innovative Practice in Medical Education

Shazia Asim, Shaheena Naz, Asaad Zulfiqar



Comparison of Mean Hospital Stay between Ileostomy Reversal with and Without NG Tube Placement

Muhammad Sajid Hameed Ansari, Rab Nawaz Malik, Muhammad Imran Khan



Comparative Study of Open vs Close Lateral Sphincterotomy in the Management of Chronic Anal Fissure

Rab Nawaz Malik, Muhammad Sajid Hameed Ansari, Irfan Ahmad



Maternal and Neonatal Outcome Following Additional 3rd Dose of Vaginal PGE2 in Induction

Shagufta Tabbasum