Vol 30, No 3 (2014)

May - June 2014 Pak J Med Sci

May - June 2014 Pak J Med Sci

Table of Contents

Original Articles

Prescription patterns of general practitioners in Peshawar, Pakistan PDF
Usman Ahmad Raza, Tayyeba Khursheed, Muhammad Irfan, Maryam Abbas, Uma Maheswari Irfan
Simple patch closure for perforated peptic ulcer in children followed by Helicobacter pylori eradication PDF
Turan Yıldız, Huri Tilla ilçe, Canan Ceran, Zekeriya İlçe
Can we use serum gamma-glutamyl transferase levels to predict early mortality in stroke? PDF
Emine Akıncı, Nurettin özgür Dogan, Haluk Gumus, Nazire belgin Akıllı
Correlation between microalbuminuria and hypertension in Type 2 diabetic patients PDF
Alia Ali, Azeem Taj, Muhammad Joher Amin, Farrukh Iqbal, Zafar Iqbal
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy in acute gallstone pancreatitis in index hospital admission: Feasibility and safety PDF
Ahmed Khan Sangrasi, B M Syed, Amir Iqbal Memon, Abdul Aziz Laghari, K. Altaf Hussain Talpur, Jawaid Naeem Qureshi
Management of upper gastrointestinal bleeding from portal hypertension: Elective or emergency surgery? PDF
Sen Liu
Otomycosis; clinical features, predisposing factors and treatment implications PDF
Khurshid Anwar, Mohammad Shahid Gohar
Postoperative nosocomial infections among children with congenital heart disease PDF
Jian Zhang, Yan Yuan, Peiling Li, Tuanjie Wang, Jun Gao, Jinhua Yao, Shujun Li
Clinical pathologies of breast cancer in the elderly and youths and their prognosis PDF
Hong Ji, Ning Ai, Qinghuai Li, Kaili Zhang, Wang Di
Is atmospheric pressure change an independent risk factor for hemoptysis? PDF
Omer Araz, Elif Yilmazel Ucar, Metin Akgun, Yener Aydin, Mehmet Meral, Leyla Saglam, Hasan Kaynar, Ali Metin Gorguner
Evaluation of Mean Platelet Volume values in lean women with polycystic ovary syndrome PDF
Dilek Benk Silfeler, Raziye Keskin Kurt, Erhan Yengil, Burak Un, Secil Arica, Ali Baloglu
Predictive value of soluble CD14, Interleukin-6 and procalcitonin for lower extremity amputation in people with diabetes with foot ulcers: A pilot study PDF
Ahmet Karakas, Erol Arslan, Tolga Cakmak, Ibrahim Aydın, E.Ozgur Akgul, Seref Demirbas, Senol Yildiz
The role of maternal serumbeta-HCG and PAPP-A levels at gestational weeks 10 to 14 in the prediction of pre-eclampsia PDF
Özkan Özdamar, İsmet Gün, Uğur Keskin, Necmettin Koçak, Ercüment Müngen
Frequency of sexual dysfunction and its causative factors among diabetic women in Turkey PDF
Nuriye Büyükkayacı Duman
The clinical & neurophysiological study of leprosy PDF
Murat Cabalar, Vildan Yayla, Samiye Ulutas, Songül Senadım, Ayla Culha Oktar
Uterine closure with unlocked suture in cesarean section: Safety and Quality PDF
Guluzar Arzu Turan, Esra Bahar Gur, Sumeyra Tatar, Ayse Gokduman, Serkan Guclu
Acetylsalicylic acid resistance in patients with Type 2 diabetes mellitus, prediabetes & non-diabetic coronary artery disease PDF
Mustafa Çetin, Emrullah Kiziltunc, Zehra Güven Çetin, Hülya Çiçekçioğlu, Müslüm Şahin, Serhat Işık, Alparslan Kurtul, Ender Örnek, Feridun Vasfi Ulusoy
Overweight and obesity among children (10-13 years) in Bahrain: A comparison between Two International Standards PDF
Abdulrahman Musaiger, Mariam Al-Mannai, Qazi Al-Marzog
ABO blood group frequency in Ischemic heart disease patients in Pakistani population PDF
Saima Sharif, Naureen Anwar, Tasnim Farasat, Shagufta Naz
Knowledge, attitude and practice regarding folic acid deficiency; A hidden hunger PDF
Aliya Hisam, Mahmood Ur Rahman, Syed Fawad Mashhadi
Comparing school lunch and canteen foods consumption of children in Kayseri, Turkey PDF
Dilek Ongan, Neriman Inanc, Betul Cicek
ERCC1 and BRCA1 mRNA expression predicts the clinical outcome of non-small cell lung cancer receiving platinum-based chemotherapy PDF
Li Pingfa, Qin Xiu-guang, Zang Li, Feng Hui, Wang Wan-ling, Liu Dong, Li Ping-fa
Study of non-syndromic thumb aplasia in six independent cases PDF
Sajid Malik, Hafiza Fizzah Riaz, Karmoon Lal, Bashir Ahmad, Muhammad Shuaib, Syeda Farwa Naqvi
Reference range of zinc in adult population (20-29 years) of Lahore, Pakistan PDF
Warda Hussain, Asim Mumtaz, Farzana Yasmeen, Sana Qayyum Khan, Toqeer Butt
Impact of duration of macula off rhegmatogenous retinal detachment on visual outcome PDF
Mahtab Alam Khanzada, Shahid Wahab, Lakhani Das Hargun
Treatment of spontaneous ruptured hepatocellular carcinoma: A single-center study PDF
Bo Li, Kefei Chen, Yongang Wei, Fei Liu, Hongyu Li, Zhipeng Zhou, Bo Li
The clinical implications of ear canal debris in hearing aid users PDF
Foster T Orji, Emmanuel O Onyero, Christian E Agbo
Metabolic syndrome as a risk factor for elevated intraocular pressure PDF
Nedime Şahinoğlu Keşkek, Sakir Ozgur Keskek, Selim Cevher, Sinan Kirim, Asim Kayiklik, Gulay Ortoglu, Tayyibe Saler
Comparative studies of salivary and blood sialic acid, lipid peroxidation and antioxidative status in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma (OSCC) PDF
Mahmood Rasool, Saima Rubab Khan, Arif Malik, Khalid Mahmood Khan, Sara Zahid, Abdul Manan, Mahmood Husain Qazi, Muhammad Imran Naseer
The relationship between family history of cancer, coping style and psychological distress PDF
Yu Liu, Chunmei Cao
Association of Hepatitis C virus infection and Interleukin-28B Gene Polymorphism in Chinese Children PDF
Rongrong Wu, Fengqun Liu, Shishu Zhu, Jin Han

Short Communication

A comparison of the scorings of real and standardized patients on physician communication skills PDF
Rita Rezaei, Golnoush Mehrabani
How to deal with burden of critical illness: A comparison of strategies in different areas of China PDF
Pengcheng Liu, Liwen Jiang, Chengyue Li

Case Reports

A case of hepatic cyst-induced inferiorvena cava thrombosis PDF
Jaecheol Moon, Dahee Heo, Sanghoon Han
A rare case of critical illness polyneuropathy and literature review PDF
Jiachun Feng, Xinmei Jiang, Shaokuan Fang

Review Article

Early stage effect of ischemic preconditioning for patients undergoing on-pump coronary artery bypass grafts surgery:Systematic review and meta-analysis PDF
Qing Chai, Jin Liu

Clinical Case Series

Chronic scrotal pain caused by Mild Epididymitis: Report of a series of 44 cases PDF
Yongqing Lai, Zuhu Yu, Duqun Chen, Bentao Shi, Liangchao Ni, Yunchu Liu, Shangqi Yang

Special Communications

Emerging 21st Century Medical Technologies PDF
Mohammad Iqbal Bajwa


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