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
Single nucleotide polymorphisms of nucleotide excision repairand homologous recombination repair pathways and their role in the risk of osteosarcoma PDF
Guojun Jin, Min Wang, Weida Chen, Wei Shi, Jiapeng Yin, Wang Gang
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
Impact of polymorphisms of the DNA repair gene XRCC1 and their role in the risk of prostate cancer PDF
Haipeng Zhu, Tao Jiu, Dong Wang
Scrub typhus associated hepatic dysfunctionand abdominal CT findings PDF
Manje Park, Hyounsoo Lee, Sanggoon Shim, Sohee Kim
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
Malabsorption of iron as a cause of iron deficiencyanemia in postmenopausal women PDF
Khansa Qamar, Muhammad Saboor, 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
Vaginal micronized progesterone capsule versus vaginal progesterone gel for lutheal support in normoresponder IVF/ICSI-ET cycles PDF
Kenan Sofuoglu, İsmet GÜN, Sadik Sahin, Okan Ozden, Oktay Tosun, Mustafa Eroglu
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
The prevalence of dyspepsia symptoms and its correlation with the quality of life among Qashqai Turkish migrating nomads in Fars Province, Southern Iran PDF
Seyed Jalil Masoumi, Davood Mehrabani, Fariba Moradi, Najaf Zare, Mehdi Saberi-Firouzi, Zohreh Mazloom
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
Comparing the effects of Osteoporosis Prevention ExerciseProtocol (OPEP) versus walking in the prevention of osteoporosis in younger females PDF
Rabail Rani Soomro, Syed Imran Ahmed, Muhammad Khan
Antibiotic resistance pattern of Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolated from urine samples of Urinary Tract Infections patients in Karachi, Pakistan PDF
Dania Aijaz Shah, Shehnaz Wasim, Farhan Essa Abdullah
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
Is rapid antibacterial susceptibility testing medium reliable for routine laboratory practices? PDF
Gülhan Yagmur, Baris Derya Ercal, Zafer Mengeloglu, Fatma Mutlu Sarigüzel, Elife Berk, Derya Saglam
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
Investigation on the role of VEGF gene polymorphismsin the risk of osteosarcoma PDF
Zhang Yao-nan, Zhao Li-lian, Wang Lin, Shi Lei
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
Cervical length versus vaginal PH in the second trimester as preterm birth predictor PDF
Fatemeh Foroozanfard, Zohreh Tabasi, Elaheh Mesdaghinia, Mojtaba Sehat, Mehrdad Mahdian
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
Depression in Rheumatoid Arthritis and its relation to disease activity PDF
Muhammad Yaser Imran, Saira Elaine Anwer Khan, Nighat Mir Ahmad, Sumaira Farman Raja, Muhammad Ahmed Saeed, Imran Ijaz Haider
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
How frequently external ventricular drainage device should be changed in children with ventriculoperitonel shunt infection? PDF
İsmail Gülşen, Hakan AK, Nihat Demir, Enver Sösüncü, Mehmet Arslan
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
Effect of course coordinator behavior and motivation on students’ achievement: Results from five curriculum blocks of two undergraduate student cohorts at King Saud bin Abdulaziz University of Health Sciences PDF
Ibrahim Al-Alwan, Lubna Ansari Baig, Motasim Badri, Mohi eldin Magzoub, Sarah Alyousif
Glomerular diseases outcome at one yearin a tertiary care centre PDF
Huma Mamun Mahmud, Darshan Kumar, Humera Irum, Syed Farman Ali

Review Article

An overview of smoking practices in Pakistan PDF
Noreen Shah, Saad Siddiqui
Steroid-induced ischemic bone necrosis of femoral head: Treatment strategies PDF
Bin Wu, Zhong Dong, Shuyuan Li, Hongmei Song

Case Reports

A rare case of bilateral bronchial foreign body PDF
Zhigang Zhao, Qian Gao, Penglong Song
A rare case of paralysis in an endemic area PDF
Bulent Yardimci, Rumeyza Kazancioglu

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

Publication Audit

Publication Audit - a useful tool to evaluate progress and plan for the future PDF
Shaukat Ali Jawaid


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