Pakistan Journal of Medical and Health Sciences

Journal of Medical and Health Sciences

Vol. 12, Issue 2, APR – JUN 2018





Readdressing the Health Problems on National Level

Kamran Aziz

Original Articles


Success Rate of Vaginal Deliveries after previous C-section in a Tertiary Care Hospital

Rabia Benish, Neelam Iqbal, Munawar Saleem Khan, Asad M Khan, G Dastgir, M Baig, A Tahir,

F Khosa, S Zafar, I Nisar, R Rafiq, B A Jamal



Mini Cholecystectomy, a Feasible Option, where Laparoscopic Facilities are Lacking

Nazir  A. Tunio, Mehrin Fatima Khan



Antenatal Depression: Prevalence Predictors and Frequently Employed Coping Strategies

Badar Ahmad Jamal, Ghulam Dastgir, Munawar S Khan, N Iqbal, R Benish,  A M Khan, T H KazmI



False Positivity of Widal Test in Malaria

Asif Naveed, Shabnam Bashir, Romaisa Naeem



Incidence of Postop Complications of Inguinal Hernia and Hydrocele Open Surgery in Children

Saqib Javaid,  Naima Rasool, Mustafa Latif Choudhry



Pervasiveness And Connotation of 1,25-OH Cholecalciferol Dearth in pts With Multiple Myeloma

Zulfiqar Ali, Afsheen Akbar,Muhammad Faisal Khan, Imran Ali



Prevalence of Hypocalcemia and its Association among Pregnant and Lactating Mothers

Lubna Farooqi, Zulfiqar Ali,  Afsheen Akbar, Imran Ali



Advantages of Laparoscopic Appendectomy in young females

Mazhar Abbas, Munazza Noor, Mehrin Fatima Khan



Assessment of knowledge about Hepatitis C Virus among Attendants of the patients visiting medical ward

Hannana Akhtar, Rohma Akhtar, Moshayyadah Akhtar, Bushra Nosheen, Rana M Akhtar Khan



Efficacy of Prophylactic Intravenous Ketamine Vs Tramadol for Prevention of Intraoperative Shivering in Spinal Anesthesia for Patient undergoing cesarean section

Muhammad Azam, Naila Asad, Tanvir Akhtar Butt, Waseem Ahmad



Significance of TNF-Alpha and Insulin Resistance in Women with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

Imrana Ihsan, Asma Tehreem, Shafia Rasool



Prevalence and Contributing Factors of Overweight and Obesity in Lahore

Sajid Hameed, Mumahhad Asjad Ali, Yasir Javed



Anthropometric Assessments in Term Neonate in a tertiary care center

Rabia Haq, Aneela Zareen, Madiha Ahmed



Effects of Probiotics in Shortening the Duration of Acute Diarrhea; a randomized control study

Aneela Zareen, Rabia Haq, Muhammad Salem, M.Mehmood Iqbal



Serum Insulin Levels, Insulin Resistance and Type 2 Diabetes in Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

Shaista Hussain, Sobia Niaz, Shamila Ijaz Munir



Role of Orlistat Combined With Life Style in the Management of Obese Patients with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

Safia Sultana Munir, Saima Jabeen, Nusrat Alvi, Dilawar Khan, Bilal Bin Younis, Muhammad Khan



Patterns of Intracranial Bleed on CT scan in Road Traffic Accident Patients

Shaista Nayyar, Asif Niaz, Ahmed Ahson Khan



Diagnostic Accuracy of AST/ALT for Diagnosis of Esophageal Variceal Bleeding Taking Endoscopy as Gold Standard

Kashif Nawaz, Bilal Aziz, Tazeen Nazar, Bilquis Shabbir



Hormonal evaluation of infertile Pakistani males with normal and abnormal Semen Parameters.

Ambreen Khalid, Muhammad Humayoun, Sana Asmat



Contribution of Male Factor in Infertility in a sample of local population of Pakistan

Ambreen Khalid, Naim Ahmad Nizami, Khalid Rahim Khan



Ocular Surface Foreign Bodies and their Association with Profession

Muhammad Luqman Ali Bahoo, Ahmad Zeeshan Jamil, Muhammad Sarwar Khalid



Comparative Pharmacotherapy Study for Allergic Fungal Sinusitis With/Without Surgical Intervention

Sana Shahid, Muhammad Ilyas, Rizwan Akbar Bajwa



Epidemiological Determinants for Partial and Non-immunization Status among Children under 5 years attending secondary care hospital in District Rajanpur, Punjab, Pakistan

Fawad Khurshid, Maryam Imam,  Muhammad Zeeshan



The Contribution of Dyslipidemia in development of Retinopathy in Type II Diabetic patients

Sadiq Hussain Malik, Farheen Aslam, Ali Imran



Sonographic Estimation of Gestational Age by Umbilical Cord Diameter and its Relationship with Bi-Parietal Diameter and Femur Length in Second and Third Trimester in Lahore, Pakistan

Zunaira Sarwar, Syed Amir Gilani, Romana Latif, Faisal Nadeem Khan, Nawaz Anjum



Efficacy of Daptomycin against Clinical Isolates of Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA)

Zeeshan Ahmed Qureshi, Zahid Masood, Ayyaz Ahmed, Nuzhat Navid



To Study the Blood Lead Levels and Weights of Albino Mice in Different Doses of Lead

Muhammad Munir Ahmed,  Rahat Sarfraz, Arshad Munir Gondal



Trends of Hepatitis B&C in general public living in the vicinity of M. Medical College, Gujranwala

Zahid Masood, Zeeshan Qureshi



Pattern of Injury Sustained to the Persons Seeking Medicolegal Report at Mayo Hospital, Lahore

Muhammad Iqbal Ghani, Noman Butt, S Marium Hussain, S Mudassar Hussain,  Arif Rasheed Malik



To Determine Positive Predictive Value of Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Detection of Retinoblastoma Taking Histopathology as a Gold Standard

Eisha Tahir, Naseera Khanum, Shazia Muzammil, Amna Malik



Comparison of Lower Limb Arterial Atherosclerosis by Doppler Ultrasound in Diabetic/nondiabetic patients

Arshad Saleem Sahi, Sajid Shaheen Malik, Mian Abdul Waheed



Morphological Patterns of IgA Nephropathy with aid of iNOS

Atika Masood, Munazza Azam, Alia Waheed



Association of Helicobacter pylori infection in patients suffering from type 2 diabetes mellitus

Nadia Wali, Alia Waheed, Maleeha Aslam



Outcome of Invasive Mechanical Ventilation In Advance COPD - A Retrospective Review from a Tertiary Care Hospital in Saudi Arabia

Riaz Hussian, Zaheer Iqbal Awan, Shazia Jamil



Anthropometric Measurements and their Association with Glycemic Parameters and Sex Hormones

Muhammad Ijaz Anwar, Muhammad Shafiq, Inayatur Rehman



Risk Factors of Malnutrition in Under 5 Year Children Admitted at DHQ  Hospital, D G Khan

Shakeel Ahmad, Tayyaba Rafique, Nusrat Hussain, Asma Akbar



Success Rate of Vaginal Deliveries after previous C-section in a Tertiary Care Hospital

Rabia Benish, Neelam Iqbal, Munawar Saleem Khan, Asad Mahmood Khan, Ghulam Dastgir, Mehreen Baig, Ayesha Tahir, Fatima Khosa, Salma Zafar, Iqra Nisar, Ramsha Rafiq, Badar Ahmad Jamal



Nebulized Magnesium Sulphate as an Adjunct Therapy in the Management of Children Presenting with Acute Exacerbation of Asthma

Jehangir Mustafa, Syed Muhammad Javed Iqbal, Iqbal Ahamd Azhar, Muhammad Ashraf Sultan



Frequency of Signs and Symptoms in patients presenting at Tertiary care center with Urolithiasis

Ghulam Murtaza Hiraj, Muhammad Rafiq Zaki, Nauman Ahmed, Mujahid Hussain.



Shortcomings of Current Anatomy Teaching Methodologies in Medical Schools and Possible Avenues of Improvement

Humaira Gulnaz, Ghulam Mujtaba, Verda Baig, Sarah Khalid



Internal Hemorrhoids and Sigmoidoscopy; A Retrospective Analysis of Grades and Other Anorectal Disorders

Muhammad Irfan, Asim Saleem, Salma Batool, Ghulam Mustafa Aftab, Ahsen Naqvi, Aftab Mohsin



Anti-Mullerian Hormone (AMH) Levels in Women with and without Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

Iftikhar Sadiq, Misbahul Qamar, Qasim Mehmood Janjua



Histologic Spectrum of Brain Tumors at Childrens Hospital And Institute Of Child Health, Lahore

Samina Zaman, Fizza Jahangir, Zonaira Rathore, Muneeza Khalid, Mahvish Hussain, Mehreen Nasir, Sidra Shafqat, Ayesha Naseem



Consequences of CO2 Laser Surgery for Benign Vocal Cord Lesions

Imran Saeed, Muhammad Irshad Malik, Ali Husnain Shaikh



Effect of Almond Consumption on Serum Lipid Profile in Dyslipidemic Adults

Farah Naz Tahir, Syed Imran Ali Shah, Muhammad Danyal, Javed Anver Qureshi



Assessment of The Effectiveness of Computed Tomography Brain Plain in Headache Patients

Mahwash Mansoor, Pari Gul, Shaukat Mahmood



Thyroid Dysfunction in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Afshan Zareen Bilal, Saira Mushtaq, Amna Ihsan



Effect of Dried Ginger (Zingiber officinale) on Serum Proteins in Hyperlipidemic Patients

Saira Mushtaq, Ghazala  Irshad, Afshan Zareen Bilal



Comparison of Efficacy of Adapalene (0.1% Gel) MonotherapyVeAdapalene (0.1%) Plus Benzyl Peroxide (2.5%) Combination Therapy for Treatment of Mild to Moderate Acne Vulgaris

Muhammad Kabir, Sara Sadiq, Abeer Raza, Sidrah Kanwal, Tamoor Tanvir



Comparative Study of Anti Psychotic Drugs regarding Safety Profile in Diabetes and Obesity

Zahid Hussain Shah, M Yasir Imran, M Khizer Hayat, Muhammad Fahr Hayat, Irshad Hussain QureshI



Topographic patterns of Myocardial Infarction in Pakistani Population

Mohammad Yasir Imran, Zahid Hussain Shah, M Fahr Hayat, M Khizer Hayat. Irshad Hussain Qureshi



The Changing Trends in Episiotomy in the Allied Teaching Hospitals of Rawalpindi Medical College

Tayyaba Majeed, Fatima Waheed, Munazza Naheed, Sadaf Afzal, Zahid Mahmood



Comparative Study of Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis in Cirrhosis Patients Managed with and without Proton Pump Inhibitors

Muhammad Khizer Hayat, Zahid Hussain Shah, Muhammad Fahr Hayat, M Yasir Imran, Irshad H Qureshi



Skin, Mucosal, Nail and Hair Manifestations in 100 Patients of Chronic Liver Disease (CLD)

Ikram Ur Rahim, Mariam Sheikh, Amina Shahid, R Zafar, Ayesha Ahmed, H Zunair Iqbal, M Javed, M BarI



Effect of Prior Uterine Artery Ligation during Abdominal Hysterectomy

Shaherzad Sohail. Fouzia Umber Qureshi, Lubna Riaz Dar



A Comparison between the Results of Fissurectomy and Lateral Internal Sphincterotomy in the Surgical Management of Chronic Anal Fissure

Muhammad Tariq Saeed, Sardar Sohail Ali Khan,  Zafar Ali, Rabia Mumtaz



Outcomes of Manual Vacuum Aspiration Vs Dilatation and Curettage in First Trimester Miscarriages

Tayyab Arif Butt, Adeel Iqbal, Misha Saeed, Iram Y Ousuf, Aamor Murtaza



Phenylephrine to obtund Oxytocin-induced Hemodynamic Changes during caesarean section

Syed Aftab Haider, Atqua Sultan, Mohammad Mohsin Khan. Mohammad Iimran, Mustafa Ali Siddiqui



Prevalence of Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C and Human Immunodeficiency Viral Infection

Muhammad Usman, Maeesa Wadood, Iram Nazir



Onychomycosis and its risk Factors in Patients Coming to RHC Chawinda, Sialkot

Umar Ahsan, Irfan Ikram, Zahida Shaukat, Amara Unum, Ansar Latif



Frequency of Contributory Factors for Pneumonia in Hospitalized Children 2-60 Months of Age

Inam Ul Haq, Muhammad Faraz, Samar Fatima Ijaz



Short term outcome of Adrenal tumors managed surgically at SKMCT Hospital Lahore; a retrospective analysis

Azfar Ali, Basit Masood, Muhammad Taqi Pirzada, Irfan Ahmed, Aamir Ali Syed, Khurram Mir



Association of Airway Difficulties and Complications of Endo. Intubation in Maxillofacial Surgery

Maqsood Ahmad Khan, Munir Akhtar Khan, Mirza Abdul Rauf, Usman Ali Khan



Diagnostic Approaches and Treatment of Abdominal Tuberculosis in Tertiary Care Settings

Akhtar Ali, Muhammad Ans, Muhammad Kashif Munir, Sana Rehman, Naeem Asghar



Outcome of Management of Patients With Trauma to Limbs Presenting to General Surgeon

Tanveer Haider, Ansar Latif, Mahek Iftikhar, Faisal Shabbi4, M Qasim But, Asif Sajjad, Zafar Ali Choudry



Management of Carbuncle; Prognosis of Surgical Treatment

Mufassar Nishat, Ansar Latif, Namra Chaudhry, Anila Ansar, Zafar Ali Choudry, M Qasim Butt, Faisal Shabbir



Management of Patients with Abdominal Trauma in Allama Iqbal Memorial Teaching Hospital, Sialkot

Faisal Shabbir, Ansar Latif, Resham Dar, Zafar Ali Choudry, Muhammad Qasim Butt, Asif Sajjad



Management of Chest Trauma in Allama Iqbal Memorial Teaching Hospital, Sialkot

Ansar Latif, Zafar Ali Choudry, Javaria Ghaffar, Faisal Shabbir, Asif Sajjad




Prevalence of Intestinal Parasitic Infestation at Children Hospital of Lahore

Salma Hafeez, Zermina Ali, Aizza Zafar



Study of Endometrial Morphology in Patients of Abnormal Uterine Bleeding

Bushra Meraj, Bushra Nisar, Hina Zubair



Correlates between Patient Gender, Type of Foreign Body and Location of Foreign Body in Cases of Foreign Body Impaction in Ear, Nose and Throat Region at Mayo Hospital Lahore

Taimoor Akram Khan, Iqra Tahir, Hafiz Mudabbar Mahboob, Muhammad Nasi4, Ali Akram Khan



Diagnostic Efficacy and Safety of Capsule Endoscopy in Obscure Gastrointestinal Bleeding

Waseem Ahsen, Muhammad Waqar Rehan, Ghazanfar Ali Sirhindi



Endoscopic Assessment of Upper Gastrointestinal Tract Lesions among Rural Community

Mujtaba Jaffary, Waseem Ahsen, Momin Ali Babar



Frequency and Determinants of Intestinal Parasitic Infections

Muhammad Anwar, Muhammad Waqar Rehan, Waseem Ahsen



Comparison of Single vs Double Miniplates in the Management of Mandibular Angle Fractures

Rafay Mannan, Ali Farooq, Hina Mukhtar



The frequency of various histopathological types of odontogenic tumor

Ali Farooq, Rafay Mannan, Hina Mukhtar



Knowledge and Risk Perception of Measles

Zainab Ayub, Isma Haleem, Syed Muhammad Javed Iqbal



Nebulized Magnesium Sulphate as an Adjunct Therapy in the Management of Children Presenting with Acute Exacerbation of Asthma

Jehangir Mustafa, Syed Muhammad Javed Iqbal, Iqbal Ahamd Azhar, Muhammad Ashraf Sultan



Levonorgestril Intrauterine System Vs Medroxyprogesterone Acetate for Treatment of Endometrial Hyperplasia

Rizvi, Shanza Ghaffar, Rubar Haider, Anum Jafri



Frequency of Bronchopneumonia in Patients admitted at D.H.Q Teaching Hospital Sargodha

Asima Khanam, Zain Ul Abadeen, Rabia Mushtaq



Effectiveness of Single Compression Suture in Management of Atonic Uterus during C-Section

Tahira Fatima, Shahnaz Kousar, Bushra Mohsin, Zunaira Tabassum



KAP Survey of Hand Hygiene Practices in Doctors of Jinnah Hospital, Lahore

Khushbakht Anwar, Bushra Anwar, Zunaira Tabassum



Glucose level variation in blood with Sodium Fluoride and in Serum

Tariq Butt, Kamran Masud, Hareem Butt, Muhammad Shoaib Bhatti



Effectiveness of Magnesium Sulphate in Acute Asthma

Waqas Safdar, Bushra Khan, Muhammad Asif, Bilal Nazar



Mean Platelet Volume (MPV): Usefulness in Ulcerative Colitis

Sana Nasir Bhalli, Muneeza Junaid, Haseeb Ahmed Khan



Intention of Final Year Medical Students to Go abroad and Impact of CIP on Brain Draining

Gulbaz Ali Nasir, Shumaila Ali Nasir, Amir Usman, Tasneem Fatima, Sommayya Aftab, Zohaib Abid



Item Analysis of MCQs of a Pharmacology Term Exam in a Private Medical College of Pakistan

Muhammad Nauman Shad, Ajaz Fatima, Shahnaz Fatima, Sadia Chiragh



Incidence of Post-Operative Complications of Inguinal Hernia and Hydrocele Open Surgery in Children

Saqib Javaid,  Naima Rasool, Mustafa Latif Choudhry



Double Deficiency Anemia as a Major Cause of Cytopenias in Patients of Chronic Liver Disease

Sobia Ashraf, Ambareen Hamid, Hajrah Synded Pal



Screening Significant Haemoglobin Disorders HPLC Vs Electrophoresis

Ambareen Hamid, Ayisha Imran, Sobia Ashraf, Nauman Aslam Malik



Efficacy of Intravitreal Bevacizumab for the Treatment of Zone I Type 1 Retinopathy of Prematurity

Muhammad Usman Ghani, Maria Mehboob, Asma Khan, Muhammad Imran



Scleral Buckling and Pars Plana Vitrectomy vs Vitrectomy for Primary Repair of Retinal Detachment

Maria Mehboob, Muhammad Usman Ghani, Asma Khan, Muhammad Imran



Role of CSF-CRP in Diagnosis of Acute Bacterial and Aseptic Meningitis in Children

Mohammad Nadeem, Mohammad Sarfraz Alam, Mimpal Singh



Serum Zinc and Serum Protein Levels in Lower, and Upper/Upper Middle Socioeconomic Groups

Uzair Mumtaz, Tahira Saleem, Asifa Ashraf, Hamid Javaid Qureshi



Comparison of Preventive Practices for Dengue Fever between Medical and Non-Medical Students

Maria Mehmood, Neezah Noor, Ayesha Irshad, Zafar Ali Choudry, Masood Ahmad, Muhammad Naeem Afzal



Outcome of Invasive Mechanical Ventilation In Advance COPD A Retrospective Review from Saudi Arabia

Riaz Hussian, Zaheer Iqbal Awan, Shazia Jamil



Efficacy of Influenza Vaccine in Terms of Preventing Allergic Rhinitis Symptoms

Sajid Iqbal Sheikh, Khalid Cheema, Jawad Ahmed, Nukbatullah Awan, Waheed Ul Hasan, Ijaz Nazir, Rashid Nadeem, Sohaib   Noon, Saba Arshad



Relationship of BMI to Success of Vaginal Delivery in Women Attempting Trial of Labour

Maryam Batool, Nargis Shabana. Ayesha Khanum



Prevalence of Vulvo-Vaginal Candidiasis in Diabetic and Non-diabetic Pregnant Females

Uzma Siddique, Hina Latif, Ambreen Hameed, Rabia Rathore, Nasir Farooq But5, Adil Iqbal



To find out the Incidence of Erectile Dysfunction among patients of Stricture Urethra

Mohammad Shahzad Anwar, Shahzad Bashir, Zafar Ali Choudry, Syed M. Hassan Akhtar



Frequency and Morbidity of Joint Pain above 40 Years of Age

Humaira, Adnan Maqboo, Bazla Batool, Muhammad Abdul Hannan, Ansar Latif



Consequences of CO2 Laser Surgery for Benign Vocal Cord Lesions

Imran Saeed, Muhammad Irshad Malik, Ali Husnain Shaikh



Comparison of Hypoglycemic Effects of Azadirachta indica Seeds and Leaves on Alloxan Induced Diabetes in Male Albino Rats

Tahira Saleem, Uzair Mumtaz, Muhammad Usman Bashir, Hamid Javaid Qureshi, Abida Saleem



Frequency of Anxiety and Depression among Diabetic Patients

Sameen Aftab, Qazi Muhammad Zarlish, Muhammad Aakif Bashir



Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Indications to Convert to Open Cholecystectomy? A RetrospectiveStudy, Analysis of 856 Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Operations.

Rizwan Ahmad Khan,, Shaukat Rabbani, Salma Batool,Mohammad Touseef Asghar



Effectiveness of Case Based Learning in Orthodontics for BDS Students

Muhammad Azeem, Mehtab Ahmad, Muzamil Hussain



Hepatoprotective Properties of Sugarcane Juice and Vitamin C were compared in a Mouse Model of Liver Injury Induced by INH (Isoniazid)

Sadia Wazir Khan, Ammara Ghafoor, Nadia Ahamd



Effects of Ginger Solvent in Alloxan Induced Diabetic Nephropathy in Rats

Faiza Irshad, Uzma Ali, Saba Saleem



Comparison of Laparoscopic versus Open Inguinal Hernioplasty

Ali Javaid,Tahir Bashir, Maratab Ali



A Retrospective Review of Tuberculosis among Children Admitted at Tertiary Care Center of Lahore

Amir Rashid, Afia Arif, M.Waqas Anwar, Agha Shabbir Ali



Response to Induction Chemotherapy with Cisplatin and 5-Flurouracil in Locally Advanced Sq. Cell Ca Esophagus

Arif Moin Quraishi, Kausar Bano, Muhammad Abbas Khokhar, Samina Qamar, M Akram, M Tahir



Clomiphene Citrate Vs Latrozole in PCO’s patient’s for Ovulation induction

Asma Ashfaq, Huma Tahseen,  Zahida Noreen, Nasreen Alam



Association of Short Interpregnancy Interval with Scar dehiscence

Nazima Niazi, Huma Tahseen, Nasreen Alam, Zahida Noreen



Open Reduction and Internal Fixation with Bone Grafting for Scaphoid non-union

Adeel Hamid, Sajjad Hussain



Humeral Capitellar Fractures Fixation with Herbert Screws

Sajjad Hussain, Aasad Ali, M. Tahir Yusuf, R. M. Irfan Siddique



Impact of the Duration of Androgen Deprivation Therapy for Prostate Cancer on Cognition

Syed Imran Ali Shah, Umbreen Munir Minhas, Nabeel Nasir



Effect of Almond Consumption on Serum Lipid Profile in Dyslipidemic Adults

Farah Naz Tahir, Syed Imran Ali Shah, Muhammad Danyal, Javed Anver Qureshi



Do we require Application of Primer for Bonding Orthodontic brackets? An in-vitro study

Mehrin Fatima, Muhammad Azeem, Farah Rafaqat



Assessment of Oxidative Stress Markers in medical students in response to examination stress

Jawad Hussain Qamber, Bushra Gohar Shah, Sadia Sajjad, Mussarat Bano, M Ibrahim Khan



Tonsillectomy: A Comparison between Conventional Cold Steel Dissection with Contact Diode Laser

Mazhar Ifthikhar, Bakht Aziz, Jawad Ahmed, Najam Ul Hasnain Khan



Bio Surfactants Production by Pseudomonas Aeruginosa using Agricultural Resources

Yasir Ali Bhatti, Sadia Zia, Haroon Habib, Shoaib Asif, Muzammil Liaquat Ali, Ali Iftikhar, Mudaser Hussain Abbasi



Lip Facsimilia Difference among the Students of RAI Medical College Sargodha

Mudaser Hussain Abbasi, Sobia Parveen, Gul Maria, M.Usama Khalid, Faisal Rehman, Sajid Hussain Kazm, Sadat Khan, M.Zeeshan Arif, Mehwish Kalsoom, Zarnab Sharif, Sadia Malik, Tooba Hanni, Forwa Tariq



Serum Adiponectin and Leptin Levels in Obese and Non Obese Postmenopausal Women

Huma Ashraf, Uzma Jabbar, Naim Ahmad Nizami



Frequency of Eye Complications among Long Standing Diabetes Sufferers

Ruqaya, Dial Das, Jai Krishin Ambwani, Qamar Amin, Padma Rathore



A Randomized Study of Dynamic vs Static External Fixation of Distal Radial Fractures

Assad Mehmood, Mohammad Ishaq, Eid Muhammad



Stress and Hair: Are they Connected?

Ayesha Kashif, Tahreem Kashif, Aneela Arooj



Significant Hepatic Degeneration Would Lead to Periportal Inflammation and Congestion in the Liver of Albino Rats After Consumption of Garlic (Allium Sativum)

Asma Siddique,,Javaid Iqbal, Roomana Hashim



Assessment of Stress Hyperglycemia in Cases of Acute Coronary Syndrome

Jalal-ud-Din, Araz Muhammad, Hammad-ur-Rehman Bhatti



Radial Nerve Injury after Operative Management of Humerus Shaft Fractures

Mohammad Shabir, Muhammad Inam, Arif Shehzad, Shahid Iqbal, Ihsanullah



The effect of Noninvasive Ventilation in the form of Bi-level Positive Airway Pressure (BiPAP) on the outcome in patients of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) presenting with Hypercapnic Respiratory Failure

Riaz Hussain, Muhammad Mujtaba Hashir, Zaheer Iqbal Awan, Naushad Abid



Frequency of Lag Screw Cutout After Dynamic Hip Screw Fixation of Stable Intertrochanteric Femur Fracture by Keeping Tip Apex Distance Less Than 25 Milli Meter

Sajid Akhtar, Shahab ud Din, Faiz Ali Shah, Wali Mohammad, Abdur Rehman



Bacterial Spectrum and Antimicrobial Susceptibility Pattern in Septic Paediatric Patients

Sammar Naveed, Aizza Zafar, Humera Javed, Muhammad Atif, Khalid Omer Abd Allah Abosalif, Hasan Ejaz



Misoprostol for 1st Trimester Miscarriage: Efficacy of Vaginal Versus Oral Misoprostol

Saima Saeed, Rukhsana Manzoor, Shazia Tazion, Fauzia Butt, Nazia Badar



Relation between Duration of healing of diabetic carbuncle to WBC count and Blood Sugar Level at time of presentation In Surgical Emergency of Mayo Hospital, Lahore

Sibgha Kanwal, M Haris Zaman, Ayesha Irfan



Thyroglossal Duct Cyst Excision under Magnification - How I Do It?

A. Akram, M. Tariq, R. A. Shahid



Role of Hospital Surfaces in Transmission of Infectious Diseases

Muhammad Zubair, Sila Imtiaz, Aizza Zafar, Humera Javed, Muhammad Atif, Khalid Omer Abd Allah Abosalif, Hasan Ejaz



Excision of Pre-Auricular Sinus under Magnification

R. A. Shahid, A. Akram, M. Tariq



Molecular Identification of Candida Species Isolated from Different Clinical Specimens at Al Jouf Area, Saudi Arabia

Meshref Awad Al-Ruwaili, Omer Mohamed Khalil, Mutaz Fathelrahman Saad



Kala Pathar (Paraphenylene Diamine) Poisoning; Role of Tracheostomy: Our Experience at DHQ Hospitals

A. Akram, R. A. Shahid, M. Tariq



Prevalence and Antibiogram Profile of Uropathogens in a tertiary care hospital

Sahar Mudassar, Mudassar Ali, Nazma Kiran, Hassan Mehmood Paracha, Maham Nayyar



Causes of Poor Vaccination Coverage in Children Under 5 Years of Age Presenting to a Tertiary Care Hospital

Asif Manzoor Basra, Nabila Mushtaq, Afsheen Batool Raza



Evaluation of Depression and its Contributing Factors in Patients after Stroke

Ammara Butt, Mariam Iftikhar, Farasat Ali Dogar, Aamir Hamid



Prevalence and Screening of Low Birth Weight Babies for Hypoglycemia

Naveed Akbar Hotayana, Nabeela Rashid, Sumaira Naveed



Serum Levels of β2-Microglobulin and High Sensitive C-Reactive Protein in ST-Elevated and Non.ST-Elevated Myocardial Infarction

Mohammad Shojaei, Saeideh Erfanian, Nikta Taghipour, Abdolrez Sotoodeh Jahromia, Masoum Khoshfetrat, Abdolhossein Madani, Mohammad Rahmdel, Mohammad Hojjat-Farsangi



Bladder cancer in southwestern Iran: Histopathologic and clinical features

Soheil Motamed, Alireza Aminsharifi, Hosseinmolavi Vardanjani, Alireza Salehi



Risk and Human Reliability Assessments at a Tool Factory and Control Suggestions

Amin Babaei Pouya, Fatemeh Esmaeili, Zohreh Jamali



Evaluation of Human Reliability in Steel Industry Using SPAR-H and CREAM Techniques

Zeinab Mosavianasl, Amin Babaeipouya, Raziye Borun



In vitro study of antibacterial property and cytotoxic effects of aqueous, ethanolic, methanolic, and hydroalcoholic extracts of Fenugreek seed

Amir Hossein Babaei, Mohammad Motamedifar, Saeed Khalifat, Ali Mohammadi, Khosrow Zamani, Ashkan Motamedifar



Demographic Analysis of Intussusception in South East of Iran, 2005-2015

Alireza Khazaei, Abdolreza Sotoodeh Jahromi, Masoumkhoshfetrat, Reza Roshanravan, Gholamreza Solaimani, Mohammad Behnampoor



Effect of Temperament on Happiness and Job Satisfaction in University Employees

Tahereh Kalantari, Masumeh Bahmani, Seyed Taghi Heydari, Babak Daneshfard, Zeinab Nematollahi, Majid Nimrouzi



Combined Effect of Noise Exposure and Smoking on Hearing Thresholds in Workers in a Petrochemical Plant

Abbas Mohammadi, Leila Ibrahimi Ghavamabadi , Behzad Fouladi Dehaghi, Amir Jamshid Nezhad



Assessment of Adequacy of Prenatal Care Utilization Index and Its Affecting Factors

Mahboubeh Haji Foghaha, Zahra Yazdanpanahi, Amir Hossein Babaei



Mobile e-portfolio as a Personal Digital Assistant in Nursing Education

Leili Mosalanejad, Saeedabdollahifard, Rita Rezaie



Design a Clinical-Based Educational Program in Forum and study its Self-Reflection Consequences in two groups of medical and nursing students

Bahareh Razeghi, Saeed Abdollahifard, Leilimosalanejad



The Effect of PSIDUGA Behaviour Program on Improving PSIDUGAB Behaviour and Hemoglobin Levels in Pregnant Women with Anaemia

Rukmaini, Milla Evelianti Saputri, Aisyiah



Lactulose alone versus Lactulose + Rifaximin for the management of Hepatic Encephalopathy

Shafique Ahmed, Shahzad Ahmad, Sami Ullah Khan



Role of Folic Acid Supplementation in Preventing Placental Abruption

Muniba Maqbool, Shagufta Parveen, Naila Mairaj



Cost Analysis and Utilization of Mechanical Ventilators in Intensive Care Units of South India

Usha Rani, Naveen Kumar P, Anup Naha



What are Moslem Women’s Activities During Pregnancy?

Agus Rahmadi, Indrayani, Januar Rahmawati, Nelil Mudarris, Anung Al Hamat



Post-transplantation versus non-transplantation intensive care unit admission: Paraclinical and demographic indexes

Saeed Abdollahifard



Investigation the Job Stress in Nurses of an Educational Hospital in City Yazd in 2016

Bahram Kouhnavard, Azadeh Afkhami, Somayeh Bolghanabadi, Zeinab Mosavianasl

Case Report


Periorbital Xanthomas in a Case of Familial Hypercholesterolemia

Milad Hosseinialhashemi, Babak Daneshfard, Atefe Hashemi

 Original Articles


 Relationship between serum calcium level and severity of acute ischaemic stroke

Sajjad Ali, Muhammad Adnan Khaliq, Sabeen Fatima Rizvi


The Prevalence of Drug Induced Gastritis among Patients with ADR

Sabeen Fatima Rizvi, Hareem Nawaz, Aqsa Fatima


Hypomagnesaemia in critically ill patients- A cross-sectional study

Aswan Ahmad, Abdul Matin Qaiser, Hanzla Khalid