Vol 28, No 5 (2012)

October - December 2012 Pak J Med Sci

Table of Contents

Editorial

From Authorship to Contributorship: Are we prepared to say bye- bye to by-line? PDF
Shaukat Ali Jawaid

Original Articles

Laparoscopic management of hydatid cysts of the liver at a tertiary care hospital PDF
Ahmed Khan Sangrasi, Abdul Aziz Laghari, K. Altaf Hussain Talpur, Mujeeb Rehman Abbasi, Jawaid Naeem Qureshi, Naushad. A Shaikh
Antimicrobial susceptibility and metallo--lactamase production among Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolated from Makkah Hospitals PDF
Atif H Asghar
Comparison of displaced patellar fracture treatment by two methods: Cerclage circumferential wiring versus tension band wiring PDF
Seyed Abdolhossein Mehdi Nasab, Nasser Sarrafan, Saeid Tabatabaei
Analysis of vascular injury in lumbar spine surgery PDF
Yidong Liu
Comparison of DTPA and MAG3 renal scintigraphies in terms of differential renal function based on DMSA renal scintigraphy PDF
Bedriye Busra Demirel, Tansel Ansal Balci, Bekir Tasdemir, Zehra Pinar Koc
Antenatal care and the occurrence of Low Birth Weight delivery among women in remote mountainous region of Chitral, Pakistan PDF
Zafar Ahmed, Shariq Khoja, S. Suha Tirmizi
Graft survival rate in pediatric renal transplantation: A single center experience PDF
Amir Almasi-Hashiani, Abdolreza Rajaeefar, Jafar Hassanzade, Heshmatollah Salehi, Davod Mehrabani, Farahnaz Khademolhosseini, Esmaeil Khedmati
Comparison between three-way and standard laryngeal mask airways for children with pulmonary disorders undergoing diagnostic endoscopies PDF
Tianming Yang, Donghai Zhao, Cailin Wu, Tianhong Zhou, Weizhong Lu, Jun Zhong, Chaokun Quan
In-house developed light cycler real time polymerase chain reaction for rapid detection of respiratory syncytial virus at University Kebangsaan Medical Centre, Malaysia PDF
Wong Kon Ken, Md Mostafizur Rahman, Alfizah Hanafiah, Ilina Isahak
Optimum patient position for sonographic examination of the kidneys PDF
Lina F Hammad
Single incision Trans Scrotal versus Standard Inguino-Scrotal Orchidopexy in Children with Palpable Undescended Testis: Our experience from April 2007 to April 2010 PDF
Muhammad Ramzan Bhutta, Abid Hameed Sheikh, Muhammad Asif Qureshi, Muhammad Zubair Ahmad, Firasat Majid
Paper publication ratios by postgraduates based on theses and dissertations in Tehran University of Medical Sciences PDF
Masoud Roudbari, Zeinab Moghaddami Fard, Habibeh Vazirinasab, Shahram Sedghi
Pediatric nephrolithiasis in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province, Pakistan PDF
Israr Ahmad, Tasleem Akhtar, Bashir Ahmad
Multilevel magnetic resonance imaging analysis of multifidus-longissimus cleavage planes in the lumbar spine and clinical application to the Wiltse approach PDF
Wu Han, Fu Chao, Jiang Rui, Yu Weidong
Detection of AmpC -lactamase in clinical isolates of Escherichia coli among children PDF
Noor ul Ain Jameel, Hasan Ejaz, Aizza Zafar, Hafsa Amin
Association of genetic polymorphisms at the glutathione S-transferase Pi locus with prostate cancer PDF
Mohamad Nidal Khabaz
Percutaneous fixation of adult Humerus with Titanium elastic nails PDF
Ahsanul Haq, Muhammad Iqbal, Faisal Nazeer Hussain, Abu Bakar Siddiq
Comparison of early versus delayed debridement in open fractures PDF
Hamid Reza Arti
Etiological diagnoses of vertebrobasilar insufficiency with dizziness in 773 patients over a 10-year period in Suzhou, China PDF
Xiaowei Hu, Qi Fang, Xia Yuan, Zhengchun Zhang, Wanli Dong
Prevalence of congenital absence of Palmaris Longus tendon in young Jizani population of Saudi Arabia: A cross sectional study PDF
Faisal Nazeer Hussain, Tabinda Hasan
Comparison of ranson criteria with paraoxonase, oxidative stress index and CRP in patients with acute pancreatitis PDF
Meral Sozen, Murat Suher
Maternal psychiatric morbidity and childhood malnutrition PDF
Muzamil Shabana Ejaz, Ayesha Sarwat, Tahniat Aisha
Comparison of the efficacy of hook plate versus pinning in treatment of acute acromioclavicular joint dislocation PDF
Nasser Sarrafan, Seyed Abdolhossein Mehdi Nasab, Saeed Gholaminejad
Kochia Indica Wight - An unusual foreign body of the upper airways in children PDF
Khurshid Anwar, Rafiq Ahmad, Fazli Maula, Mohammad Said
Pregnancy outcome with controlled gestational diabetes: A single centre experience PDF
Abdullah Abdalrahman Marzouki
Cutaneous Manifestations in Hepatitis C virus infection PDF
Sadaf Ahmed Asim, Zarnaz Wahid
A Meta-analysis of treatment methods for acute ankle sprain PDF
Lihua Han, Chaoyue Zhang, Bo Liu, Hao Ting, Wang Jihong
The value of qualitative detection of human chorionic gonadotropin in vaginal washing fluid for diagnosis of preterm premature rupture of membranes PDF
Farideh Movahed, Khadijeh Elmizadeh, Amir Javadi, Akram Choopani
To investigate the in-vitro effect of areca nut aqueous extract on reconstituted human epithelium model PDF
Syed Fareed Mohsin, Sajid Hanif, Kefi Iqbal
Effect of intended fasting on Serum Leptin, Adiponectin and Ghrelin levels PDF
Banu Mesci, Aytekin Oguz, Berrin Erok, Damla Coksert Kilic, Arzu Akalin
Frequency and seasonality of intestinal parasitism in Qassim region, Saudi Arabia PDF
Abdelmageed Mohamed Imam, Ali Altayyar, Elnour Eltayeb, Yousif Almushawa
Treatment of open tibial fractures: Comparison between unreamed and reamed nailing A prospective randomized trial PDF
Saeid Tabatabaei, Hamidreza Arti, Abdolghader Mahboobi
The effect of entecavir on Hepatitis B virus-related cirrhosis PDF
Lei Feng, Yong-Jun Chen, Yi Tang, Jian-Yu Xu, Jing-Yun Fan
Effects of diabetes education program on metabolic control among Saudi type 2 diabetic patients PDF
Abdullah M. Al-Shahrani, Asim Hassan, Khalid A. Al-Rubeaan, Ahmad H. Al Sharqawi, Najlaa A. Ahmad
Correlation between transcranial doppler findings, neuroimaging and functional status in the first days of acute intracerebral hemorrhage PDF
AliAkbar Taheraghdam, Mehdi Dehghani, Ali Pashapour, Mehdi Farhoudi, Ehsan Sharifipour, Reza Rikhtegar
Role of orally administered Gastrografin in small bowel obstruction after unsuccessful conservative treatment PDF
Shabina Jaffar Shah, Shamim Qureshi, Asghar Channa, Mumtaz Maher

Clinical Case Series

Visual outcome of scleral fixation of posterior chamber intraocular lens in eyes with inadequate capsular support PDF
Sorath Noorani Siddiqui, Saemah Nuzhat Zafar

Special Communications

Borderline Competency: Does addiction blurs the boundaries of competency PDF
Salahuddin Khan
A new development in emergency department ultrasonography: Pleural Sliding Sound (PSS) PDF
Sadik Abdullah Girisgin, Osman Karaoglan, Goknil Calik, Mehmet Ergin, Sedat Kocak, Basar Cander

Short Communication

The importance of socio-economic status and sex on the prevalence of human pediculosis in government schools children in Lahore, Pakistan PDF
Sadia Chaudhry, Azhar Maqbool, Muhammad Ijaz, Nisar Ahmad, Muhammad Latif, Khalid Mehmood

Case Reports

Intravasation of water-soluble contrast agent into the internal iliac vein during hysterosaplingography PDF
Tasnim Zahid Hussain, Mohammed Agdi
Chest wall radionecrosis and hyperbaric oxygen therapy PDF
Yasemin Benderli Cihan, Senol Yildiz, Mehmet Sina Yilmaz
Follow-up of small bowel autotransplantation combined with pancreatoduodenectomy and hemicolectomy PDF
Yinglong Xu, Shu Gong, Hong Wu
Breast Pseudoangiomatous Stromal Hyperplasia challenges PDF
Adil Al-jarrah, Kamran Ahmad Malik, Sawhney Sukhpal, Ameera Al-Adi, Huda Al-Moqbali, Marwa AL-Riyami
A case of sirenomelia sequence PDF
Mevlit Ikbal, Hasan Kahveci, Basak Adakli Aksoy, Fuat Laloglu, Ebru Kacmaz, Muhammed Yunus Alp
Obstructive jaundice caused by metastatic lymph node of Colon Cancer PDF
Chin-Ta Lin, Chang-Chieh Wu, Shu-Wen Jao, Cheng-Wen Hsiao
Anesthetic management of a scleroderma patient undergoing tricuspid valve replacement under cardiopulmonary bypass PDF
He-Jiang Zhong, Yong Zheng, Bin Zhao, Tian-De Yang
Exaggerated placental site with term pregnancy PDF
Nilsen Yildirim Erdogan, Mustafa Kara
Intracranial hemangiopericytoma: A case report and review of the literature PDF
Xianfeng Zhang, jing wang, Yunbao Guo, Dan Tong, Xiaoyun Liu, Hongwei Zhou

Conference Proceedings

Proceedings of APAME Congress 2012 held at Kuala Lumpur Malaysia (August 31st to September 2nd 2012) PDF
Shaukat Ali Jawaid


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