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Volume 26

April - June 2010

Number  2


Montelukast versus nigella sativa for management of seasonal allergic rhinitis:
A single blind comparative clinical trial
Munawar Alam Ansari1, Noor Alam Ansari2,
Sameen Afzal Junejo3

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Comparative effects of bromocriptine
and cabergoline on serum prolactin levels, liver and kidney function tests in hyperprolactinemic women
Isam Hamo Mahmood1, Ahmed Jasim Al-Husaynei2,
Shatha Hani Mohamad3

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Effects of sodium nitrite-induced hypoxia
on cerebellar Purkinje cells in adult rats
Zeenat F. Zaidi
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Prevalence and risk factors of mortality after surgery for congenital heart disease in Tabriz, Iran: A five year retrospective analysis
Negargar Sohrab1, Yagoubi Alireza2,
Mahmoodpoor Ata3, et al.

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The Association between Obesity and Blood Pressure among Adolescents in Dubai, UAE
Afra A. bin Zaal1, Abdulrahman O. Musaiger2,
Reshma D’Souza3

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The effect of urinary incontinence and
sexual dysfunction on the quality of life
among women with multiple sclerosis
Songul Goris1, Gonul Sungur2, Meral Mirza3, et al.
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The effect of education on the stress
levels in patients undergoing coronary
artery bypass graft surgery
Nadiye Ozer1, Rahsan Akyil2, Afife Yurttas3
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Assessment of Breast Cancer Risk Factors
in Asymptomatic Hospital Staff Women
Aged 32-59: A Descriptive Report
K. Hamdi1, S.H. Yahyazadeh2, F.Bahoor3, et al.
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Prevalence of lower urinary tract
symptoms among men in a rural district
of western Turkey
Alaettin Unsal1, Unal Ayranci2, Mustafa Tozun3
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Review of gray-scale ultrasonographic findings: A Valuable guide to suspect
Adnexal Torsion
Maliheh Arab1, Afsaneh Tehranian2,
Akram Ghara Mohammadi3,  et al.

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Campylobacter jejuni infection and
childhood Guillain-Barre syndrome
Mohammad Barzegar1, Mazyar Hashemilar2,
Mohammad Reza Bonyadi3

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Effect of Low-dose Folic acid Supplementation versus HRT and Combination of folic acid and HRT on Plasma Level of Homocysteine in Postmenopausal Women
Shahla Nasrolahi1, Nahid Radnia2,
Nosrat Neghab3,   et al.

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Antibacterial agents from the seeds of Peucedanum zenkeri L. (Umbelliferae)
James A. MBAH1, Donatien GATSING2,
Simon M.N. EFANGE3

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Simple technique of uterine compression sutures for prevention of primary postpartum hemorrhage during caesarian section
Shamsun Nahar1, Shamim Fatema Nargis2,
Merina Khannam3

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Experience of laparoscopic appendecectomies versus open appendecectomies
Rooh-ul-Muqim1, Mansoor Khan2, Mohammad Zarin3
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Outcomes of transurethral and suprapubic urinary diversion following hypospadias
repair in children
Osarumwense David Osifo1, Abiodun Luqman Azeez2
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A study of dysmenorrhea among female residents aged 18–45 years in semirural area of West Turkey
Alaettin Unsal1, Unal Ayranci2, Mustafa Tozun3
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Predictors of bacterial meningitis in
adult patients of South West Iran
Seyed Mohammad Alavi1, Naser Moshiri2
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Comparison of Metformin and Cyproterone-estrodiol Compound effect on hs C-reactive protein and serum Androgen levels in
patients with Poly Cystic Ovary Syndrome
Nasser Aghamohammadzadeh1, Akbar Aliasgarzadeh2, Leila Baglar3, et al.
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Phorbol myristate acetate (PMA) induced megakaryocytic differentiation of K562
cells from human chronic myelogenous leukaemia patient
Muhammad Imran Naseer1, Hassan Zubair2,
Ikramullah3, et al.

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Complementary-alternative medicine
used by patients with disc herniation
Emine Kiyak1, Seyhan Citlik2
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The prevalence of superficial fungal
infections in the elderly
Majid Zarrin1, Seyedeh Elham Arab2, Reza Yaghoobi3
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A new valid formula in differentiating iron deficiency Anemia from ß–thalassemia trait
Bijan Keikhaei1
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Non-enzymatic antioxidant status of women using four different methods of contraception
Akinloye O1, Oyabiyi SA2, Oguntibeju OO3, et al.
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Location, size and clinical symptoms
of uterine polyps
Barati M1, Masihi S2, Ilkhan S3
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Communication skills of doctors in
a paediatric department, their
perceptions and practices
Muzamil Shabana Ejaz1, Aneela Ahmed2,
S.M. Inkisar Ali3

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Role of mean corpuscular volume as screening test for thalassaemia in pregnant women at
Isra University Hospital Hyderabad
Amna A1, Zehra N2, Haider G3, et al.
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Injury patterns from road traffic accidents
Zaka U Khan1, Khaled M Al Asiri2, Javaid Iqbal3
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Mast cells in basal cell carcinoma
Mitra Heidarpour1, Parvin Rajabi2,
Majid Heidarpour3,
  et al.
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Sero-prevalence of Hepatitis C antibodies
in the people visiting roadside barbers

Kirpal Das Makheja1, Ali Hassan Abro2, Susheel Kumar
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Effect of soybean diet on serum lipids an lipoproteins of postmenopausal women
Masoumeh Ghafarzadeh1, Mehrdad Namdari2
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Use of direct immunofluorescent
microscopy in the diagnosis of
vesiculobullous disorders of skin
Shoaib Raza Rizvi1, Saleem Sadiq2
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Microbilogical quality of home cooked
meat meals and vegetable salads
Funda Elmacioglu1, Muhittin Tayfur2,
Ozgun Bener3,
 et al.
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Stress in postgraduate trainee doctors
of public and private Universities of Karachi
Yasmin Mumtaz1, Ashraf Jahangeer2,
Adnan Habib3, et al.

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The efficacy of workshop on body fluids
in health and disease and its impact on nurses training
Insaf Altun1
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The comparative study of pregnancy
outcomes in primiparous and multiparous
women with increasing age
Maryam Nooritajer1, Azar Aghamohammadi2
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Reducing Post Operative bleeding after tonsillectomies in children by modifying
the Monopolar Diathermy technique:
A study of 1500 patients
M Rafique Gooda1, Irshad Sheikh2, Azam Suleri3
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Satisfaction of patients staying in day
surgery clinic from nursing services
Zeynep Karaman Ozlu1, Nadiye Ozer2,
Sevban Arslan3, et al.

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An evaluation of the quality of life in
patients with tracheostomy
Nur Dilek Gul1, Ayise Karadag2
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Attitudes of health caregivers on
teamwork and safety climate in an
educational medical center
Soad Mahfoozpour1, Reyhaneh Mojdehkar2
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Comparative study of efficacy of
mucosal electrocautry versus submucosal diathermy for the treatment of inferior
turbinate hypertrophy of nose
Gian Chand1, Sanjay Kumar2, Asudo Mal Khemani3
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Spontaneous Tumor Lysis Syndrome:
A case report and review of literature
Ashraf Ahmed Hussein Hashem1,
Tarek Abdel Hameed Mostafa Dowod2,
Mohsen Mahmooud Abdelmajeed3
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Behcet’s disease associated with hyperthyroidism: Case Report and
review of literature
Ali Hassan Abro1, Ahmed M Saleh Abdou2,
Jamal Al Saleh3, et al.
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Intra vaginal wooden foreign body causing multiple internal fistulae and Bladder
Stone in a 12 years girl
Iftikhar Ahmad Jan1, Khurrum Arif 2,
Anwar-ul-Haq3, et al.
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Spontaneous coronary artery dissection associated with apical hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
Mustafa Tuncer1, Hasan Ali Gumrukcuoglu2,
Hasan Ekim3, et al.
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Aggressive angiomyxoma of scrotum
presenting as an Inguinal Hernia
Safia Rehman1, Rooh-ul-Muqim2, Tamjeed Gul3, et al.
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Iatrogenic foreign body from left
to right bronchus: The lessons learnt
Irfan Mohamad1, Hazama Mohamad2,
Hashimah Ismail3, et al.
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Congenital Visceral Leishmaniasis
Md. Azizul Haque1, ARM Saifuddin Ekram2,
Laila Shamima Sharmin3, et al.
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Neonatal gangrene of the extremity: A complication of Umbilical Catheterization
Seyed Abdollah Mousavi1, Alireza Alam Sahebpour2, Soheila Shahmohammadi3
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Osteoid Osteoma of the Patella Presenting
as Chronic Anterior knee Pain Case report
and review of the literature
Seyed Abdolhossein Mehdinasab1, Nasser Sarrafan2, Pooyan Alvavinejad3
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Pyloric duplication cyst:
A rare congenital anomaly
Altaf Hussain Rathore1, Riaz Hussain2, Farhan Rathore3
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