Vol 31, No 2 (2015)

March - April 2015 Pak J Med Sci

March - April 2014 Pak J Med Sci

Table of Contents

Conference Proceedings

Second International Conference on Publication Ethics organized by Shiraz University of Medical Sciences (Shiraz - Iran December 4-5, 2014) PDF
Shaukat Ali Jawaid

Original Articles

Diagnostic accuracy of Magnetic Resonance Imaging in assessment of Meniscal and ACL tear: Correlation with arthroscopy PDF
Jamal Yaqoob, Muhammad Shahbaz Alam, Nadeem Khalid
Differential immune cell densities in ductal carcinoma In-Situ and invasive breast cancer: Possible role of leukocytes in early stages of carcinogenesis PDF
Bushra Sikandar, Muhammad Asif Qureshi, Talat Mirza, Saeed Khan, Lubna Avesi
Clinical significance of COX-2, GLUT-1 and VEGF expressions in endometrial cancer tissues PDF
Xiaoping Ma, Yuzuo Hui, Li Lin, Yu Wu, Xian Zhang, Peishu Liu
Frequency of ICD-10 psychiatric diagnosisin children with intellectual disability in Lahore, Pakistan & Caregivers Perspective PDF
Nazish Imran, Muhammad Waqar Azeem, Ahsan Sattar, Mohammad Riaz Bhatti
Scrub typhus associated hepatic dysfunctionand abdominal CT findings PDF
Manje Park, Hyounsoo Lee, Sanggoon Shim, Sohee Kim
Malabsorption of iron as a cause of iron deficiencyanemia in postmenopausal women PDF
Muhammad Saboor, Khansa Qamar, Fatima Qudsia, Shafi Muhammad Khosa, Moinuddin Moinuddin, Muhammad Usman
A comparison study on the clinical effects of foscarnet sodium injection and interferon on human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients complicated with herpes zoster PDF
Yuan-Yuan Qu, Xiongming Pu, Xiao-Jing Kang, Cai-Xia An
Clinical outcomes of low-dose leflunomide for rheumatoidarthritis complicated with Hepatitis B virus carriage and safety observation PDF
Ming-Hua Xu, Meng Chen, Yun Cai, Yan-Hui Jia
Prevalence and associated factors of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) among medical laboratory staff at King Saud University Hospitals, KSA PDF
Shaik Shaffi Ahamed, Bardeesi Anas M, Altwair Aref A, AlMubarak Abdulrahman A
Comparison of therapeutic effects of anterior decompressionand posterior decompression on thoracolumbar spine fracture complicated with spinal nerve injury PDF
Hongxun Cui, Jiayi Guo, Lei Yang, Yanxing Guo, Malong Guo
Association between serum total testosterone and Body Mass Index in middle aged healthy men PDF
Muhammad Omar Shamim, Farooq Munfaet Ali Khan, Rabia Arshad
Frequency of placenta previa in previously scarred and non scarred uterus PDF
Tayyaba Majeed, Fatima Waheed, Zahid Mahmood, Kanwal Saba, Hamis Mahmood, Mulazim Hussain Bukhari
Association of geographical distribution of air quality index and type 2 diabetes mellitus in Isfahan, Iran PDF
Azadeh Tahmasebi, Mohammad Mehdi Amin, Parinaz Poursafa, Bijan Iraj, Hamidreza Sadehiyan, Roya Kelishadi, Babak Sadeghian
Level of perioperative B-type natriuretic peptide associates with heart function after on-pump coronary artery bypass graft surgery on a beating heart PDF
Baocai Wang, Zhaoyun Cheng, Zhenwei Ge, Bangtian Peng, Ziniu Zhao, Xiaoqiang Quan
Adverse fetomaternal outcome among pregnant overweight women PDF
Shazia Awan, Seema Bibi, Asad ullah Makhdoom, Sumaiya Farooq, Syed Muhammad Tahir, Roshan Ara Qazi
Orofacial findings associated with obstructive sleep apnea in a group of Saudi Children PDF
Nouf Saleh AlHammad, Lujain A. Hakeem, Fouad S. Salama
Study on relationships among deep vein thrombosis, homocysteine & related B group vitamins PDF
Meral Ekim, Hasan Ekim, Yunus Keser Yılmaz, Bahadır Külah, Muhammet Fevzi Polat, Ayşe Yeşim Göçmen
Seroprevalence rate of Poliovirus antibodies among the Healthy and Protein Energy Malnutrition children PDF
Aliya Yousuf, Syed Skindar Ali Shah, Syed Imtiaz Ahmed Jaffery, Syed Azher Ahmed, M.A Basit Khan, Mohammad Aslam
Postnatal depression among women availing maternal health services in a rural hospital in South India PDF
Avita Johnson, Serin Edwin, Nayanthara Joachim, Geethu Mathew, Shwetha Ajay, Bobby Joseph
Environmental, urinary iodine status and prevalenceof goitre among schoolchildren in a high altitude area of Saudi Arabia PDF
Mohamed Salah Omar, Dalia El-Sayed Desouky
Comparison of primary coronary percutaneous coronaryintervention between Diabetic Men and Women with acute myocardial infarction PDF
Heng-Liang Liu, Yang Liu, Guo-Ying Geng, Zhi-Fang Zhang, Song-Bin Jing, Ning Ba, Wei Guo
Evaluation of root canal morphology of maxillary molars using cone beam computed tomography PDF
Mothanna Alrahabi, Muhammad Sohail Zafar
Diagnostic dilemmas in Intraductal papillomas of the breast - Experience at Sultan Qaboos University Hospital in the Sultanate of Oman PDF
ADIL Al Jarrah Al Ajmi, Kamran Ahmad Malik, Husam Jamil, Zoheb Jaffer, Sukhpal Sawhney, Ritu Lakhtakia
Vaginal micronized progesterone capsule versus vaginal progesterone gel for lutheal support in normoresponder IVF/ICSI-ET cycles PDF
İsmet GÜN, Kenan Sofuoglu, Sadik Sahin, Okan Ozden, Oktay Tosun, Mustafa Eroglu
Effect of preemptive analgesia with intravenous oxycodone in the patients undergoing laparoscopic resection of ovarian tumor PDF
Na Wang, Yuantao Wang, Lei Pang, Jinguo Wang
Cervical length versus vaginal PH in the second trimester as preterm birth predictor PDF
Fatemeh Foroozanfard, Zohreh Tabasi, Elaheh Mesdaghinia, Mojtaba Sehat, Mehrdad Mahdian
Typhidot - A blessing or a menace PDF
Khalid Mehmood, Ayesha sundus, Iftikhar Haider Naqvi, Mohammad Faisal Ibrahim, Osama Siddique, Nida Faisal Ibrahim
Association of breast arterial calcification andosteoporosis in Turkish women PDF
Nesrin Atci, Eda Elverici, Raziye Keskin Kurt, Derya Ozen, Ebru Unlu, Levent Araz
Consequences of traffic noise in residents of Karachi, Pakistan PDF
Imtiaz Ather Siddiqui, Sohaib Nizami, Rida Rouf Chandio, Saad Nizami, Nazish Sikandetr, Sana Ashraf
Analysis of deep venous thrombosis after Gynecological surgery: A clinical study of 498 cases PDF
Lihua Zhang, Xiancui Liu, Yunxia Xue

Review Article

An overview of smoking practices in Pakistan PDF
Noreen Shah, Saad Siddiqui

Case Reports

A rare case of bilateral bronchial foreign body PDF
Zhigang Zhao, Qian Gao, Penglong Song

Special Communications

Ebola Virus: The need to take some preventive measures PDF
Mohammad Dilawar Jan, Rafay Ahmed, Urooj Zafar
Use of Corticosteroids in the management of Idiopathic Pulmonary Haemosiderosis: Do we have enough evidence PDF
Ammara Mushtaq, Subika Khatoon, Muhammad Asif Qureshi