Vol 28, No 3 (2012)

April - June 2012 Pak J Med Sci

Table of Contents

Editorial

Self Medication PDF
Mahmud Ahmad Akhtar

Conference Proceedings

Proceedings of Committee on Publication Ethics Congress organized by Shiraz University of Medical Sciences (November 24-25, 2011) PDF
Shaukat Ali Jawaid

Original Articles

Irrational drug use based on self medication for some common clinical conditions in an educated population of Karachi PDF
Nusrat Bano, Rahela Najam, Faaiza Qazi
Frequency and antimicrobial susceptibility of Acinetobacter species isolated from blood samples of paediatric patients PDF
Ayisha Javed, Aizza Zafar, Hasan Ejaz, Muhammad Zubair
Should the lower end of the spinal cord be localized by MRI in all patients having low backache prior to spinal anesthesia? PDF
Lei Pang, Shuhai Han, Yanfen Wang, Xin Lian, Lu Lu, Haichun Ma
Maternal mortality in Faisalabad and Millennium Developmental Goals PDF
Sarwat Ara, Sumaira Tahir, Adeela Rehman
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease may be one of the terminal end points of metabolic syndrome PDF
Mehmet Rami Helvaci, Leyla Yilmaz Aydin, Yusuf Aydin
A randomized clinical trial to compare immediate versus delayed removal of foley catheter following abdominal hysterectomy and laparotomy PDF
Elaheh Ouladsahebmadarek, Manizheh Sayyah-Melli, Mehri Jafari-Shobeiri
Metformin prevents macrosomia and neonatal morbidity in gestational diabetes PDF
Jahan Ara Hasan, Nasim Karim, Zaman Sheikh
Comparing therapeutic effects of Metformin and Pioglitazone in Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) PDF
Nazli Navali, Leila Azhary shokoufe, Fatemeh Mallah, Parvin Bastani, Omid Mashrabi
A sonographic study of kidney dimensions in Saudis University Students PDF
Lina Fahmi Hammad
Met and unmet need of family planning and associated factors in a remote rural area of Sindh, Pakistan PDF
Seema Bibi, Hurmat Soomro, Saima Ghaffar, Mohammad Ali Pir
Comparative study between three methods of aspiration alone, aspiration plus steroid injection and aspiration plus ethanol injection for treatment of dorsal wrist ganglions PDF
Seyed Abdolhossein Mehdi Nasab, Esmail Mashhadizadeh, Nasser Sarrafan
Morphometry of Corpus Callosum Related with Gender and Age: Magnetic Resonance Imaging Study PDF
Mehmet Ilkay Kosar, Fatma Hayat Erdil, Vedat Sabanciogullari, Keziban Karacan, Mehmet Cimen, Mehmet Atalar
Health seeking behavior of stroke patients: Experience from a tertiary care centre of Bangladesh PDF
Shamim Miah, Pradip Sen Gupta, Mosaraf Hossain, Fazle Rabbi Chowdhury, Md. Julker Nayan, Syed Shakawat Hossain
Anserine bursitis among patients with knee osteoarthritis PDF
Muhammad Ahmed Saeed, Nighat Mir Ahmad, Sumaira Farman, Muhammad Rafaqat Hameed
Thyroid stimulating hormone and leptin levels and severe growth retardation among - thalassemic patients PDF
Dian Dayer, Maryam Salehcheh, Seyed Mohammad Hosein Mousavi Jazayeri, Gholam Abbas Kaydani, Manijeh Kadkhodaei Elyaderani, Saleheh Shaneh
Connection between dysmenorrhea and depression among a group of Turkish high school female students PDF
Alaettin Unsal, Mustafa Tozun, Unal Ayranci, Ozlem Orsal
Pregnancy outcome in undiagnosed gestational diabetes PDF
Masoud Dehdashtian, Seyyed Mohammad Hassan Aletayeb, Shirin Moarefian, Tahereh Ziaei Kajbaf, Mehri Taheri, Majid Aminzadeh
Ramadan Fasting related Awareness, Practices and Experiences of a representative group of Urban Pakistani Diabetics PDF
Shabeen Naz Masood, Yasir Masood, Seema N. Mumtaz, Asma Maqsood, Rubina Hakim, Zaman Shaikh, S. Faraz Danish Alvi, A. Samad Shera
The prevalence of needle stick and sharps injuries in nurses in North Cyprus PDF
, Umran Dal
Intracerebral hemorrhages as an atypical radiographic presentation of herpes simplex encephalitis on CT scan: An analysis of 23 patients PDF
Ateeque Ahemed Khan, Abu Talib, Ghulam Murtaza
Outcome of Graves disease after Anti-thyroid Drug treatment in South West of Iran PDF
Hajieh Shahbazian, Saied Saiedinia, Armaghan Moravej Aleali
Laparostomy: Three year experience in a Tertiary-Care Unit PDF
Sheeraz Shakoor Siddiqui, Shams Nadeem Alam, Monis Jaleel Ahmad, Muhammad Muneer, Jahanzaib Haider
Survey of nosocomial infections and causative bacteria: A hospital-based study PDF
Shideh Assar, Reza Akhoundzadeh, Armaghan Moravej Aleali, Seyed Mahmood Latifi, Molook Salemzadeh
Short term outcome of congenital clubfoot treated by Ponseti method PDF
Nasser Sarrafan, Seyed Abdolhossein Mehdi Nasab, Mohammad Fakoor, Amirhossein Zakeri
Patient Safety Culture: Sample of a University Hospital in Turkey PDF
Ozgur Ugurluoglu, Ece Ugurluoglu, Pinar Doganay Payziner, Yonca Ozatkan
General dental paractitioners awareness of the guidelines about post-exposure procedures relating to Hepatitis and HIV PDF
Maryam Amirchaghmaghi, Farnaz Falaki, Pegah Mosannen Mozaffari, Nafiseh Rayeesi, Mohammad Taghi Shakeri
Visual acuity outcomes after intra vitreal ceftazidime in acute post-operative endophthalmitis PDF
Mahesh Kumar Lohano, Mustafa Kamal, Sameen Afzal Junejo
Treatment effect of iron tablets on women in productive age with iron deficiency anemia and vascular headaches PDF
Keyvan Ghasami, Fardin Faraji, Abolfazal Mohammadbeigi
Post laparoscopic cholecystectomy exploration: An audit PDF
Khamiso Alias Altaf Hussain Talpur, Arshad Mehmood Malik, Ahmed Khan Sangrasi, Abdul Aziz Laghari, Jawed Naeem Qureshi, Champa Susheel
Chronic Chlamydia pneumoniae infection and acute coronary syndrome PDF
Aliakbar Riahin, Hoseinali Habibinejad
Risk factors for lower respiratory tract infections in children PDF
Ibrahim Silfeler, Ibrahim Cansaran Tanidir, Vefik Arica
Ocular Biometry, Keratometry Reading and Intra Ocular Pressure in age-related cataract patients with and without pseudoexfoliation Syndrome PDF
Ebrahim Shirzadeh, Arash Akaberi,
CD10 immunoreactivity in cutaneous squamous and basal cell carcinoma PDF
Mitra Heidarpour, Parvin Rajabi, Mohammadreza Emami
Does low dose contraceptive pills increase stroke rate? A cross sectional study in North-West Iran PDF
Mehdi Farhoudi, Hormoz Ayromlou, Ehsan Sharifipour, Saeed Charsouei, Elyar Sadeghihokmabadi, Mitra Ahmadi, Aimaz Afrough

Case Reports

Descending colon adenocarcinoma with spermatic cord metastasis: Report of two cases and review of the literature PDF
Xiaowei Wang, Weifeng Lao, Linlin chen, Hongbo Zhu, Xuefeng Huang, Weifang Mao
Preoperative portal vein embolization for Gaint Hepatic alveolar echinococcosis PDF
Wenzhuo Liu, Pankaj Prasoon, Jianguo Qiu, Jiwei Huang, Hui Jiang, Hong Wu
Long QT syndrome in a patient with complete heart block causing torsades de pointes PDF
Ali Raza Rajani, Kosar Hussain, Ghazi Ahmad Radaideh, Sanjeev Kumar Agarwal
Transcatheter arterial embolization for postoperative intraperitoneal and gastrointestinal hemorrhage in a patient with severe acute pancreatitis PDF
An Ping Su, Shuang-Shuang Cao, Zhao-Da Zhang, Bo-Le Tian, Xu-Bao Liu, Wei-Ming Hu
Fukuyama congenital muscular dystrophy PDF
Ibrahim Silfeler, Vefik Arica, Ramazan Davran, Murat Tutanc, Fatmagul Basarslan
Negative indirect hemagglutination (IHA) test neurocysticercosis in a buddhists cerebellar hemisphere PDF
Libo Sun, Naijie Liu, Xiaoxuan Fang, Conghai Zhao
Gamma knife radiosurgery for cavernous sinus metastasis from hypopharyngeal carcinoma PDF
Ming Chen, Honggang Duan, Lin Xu, Ting Chen
Hydrocephaly secondary to central vein thrombosis in a hemodialysis patient PDF
Habib Emre, Yasemin Usul Soyoral, Huseyin Begenik, Fatih Mehmet Erdur, Refah Sayin
Primary localized AA type amyloidosis of the renal pelvis, ureter and bladder PDF
Lixin Shi, Gang Li, Lei Zhang, Bing Cong, Xu Zhang
The youngest patient of lupus vulgaris; A cutaneous tuberculosis case report PDF
Murat Tutanc, Vefik Arica, Fatmagul Basarslan, Asena Cigdem Dogramaci, Tumay Ozgur,
Case Studies in Nursing of Mitochondrial Diabetes PDF
Hong-Xia Wu, Jun Hou, Wei Zhang
Transient cortical blindness can also be seen in the absence of contrast enhancement at computed tomography scan after coronary angiography PDF
Mustafa TUNCER, Murat CELIK, Aysel MILANLIOGLU, Mehmet Ata AKIL
A rare cause of respiratory distress and hemopytsis: Laryngeal leech infestation PDF
Burak Ulkumen, Serif Yilmaz
Grade IV blunt pancreatic trauma and pseudocyst successfully treated with Ultrasound-guided percutaneous catheter drainage PDF
Ang Li, Jun jie Xiong, WeiMing Hu, Zhaoda Zhang
Vaginal perforation caused by distal tip of ventriculoperitoneal shunt: Report of a rare complication PDF
Murat Altas, , Mustafa Aras, Zeynep Gokce Altas, Vefik Arica

Review Article

Ventricular Peptides and Cardiac Function PDF
Sofia Amjad, H R Ahmad

Brief Communication

Hearing loss and accompaning disturbance of Neurobrucellosis cases PDF
Hasan Ucmak, Omer Faruk Kokoglu, Ekrem Kirecci, Yusuf Yildirim, Oguz Oguzhan
Migraine risk factors in Qashqai migrating nomads: An adjusted multiple correspondence analysis approach PDF
Najaf Zare, S Shahsavari, Davood Mehrabani, Mehdi Saberi-Firoozi
Economic development by reducing the burden of cardiovascular disease in South Asia PDF
Mohammad Perwaiz Iqbal

View Point

Post-trauma mental health problems cannot be ignored PDF
Guojun Zeng, Huifang Feng, Jichun ZHAO, Jiayin Yang, Zhihui Zhong, Yanli Luo, Peixian Chen

Correspondence

Adolescent and adult pertussis - Lack of data from South Asian and African regions PDF
Muhammad Ali Syed
میز اداری صندلی مدیریتی صندلی اداری تبلیغات کلیکی میز تلویزیون پاراگلایدر آگهی رایگان محسن چاوشی مسیح و آرش آهنگ جدید لباس زیر شورت زنانه خرید اینترنتی وبلاگدهی گن لاغری

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