Vol 33, No 4 (2017)

July – August 2017

Pak J Med Sci

Table of Contents

Original Articles

Management of community acquired pneumonia by Family Physicians PDF
Saima Akhter, Nadeem Rizvi, Sajeer Bhura, Usman Ali Warraich
Long term outcomes of laparoscopic and open modified lich-gregoir reimplantation in adults: A multicentric comparative study PDF
Arda Atar, Mithat Eksi, Ahmet Faysal Guler, Murat Tuncer, Fatih Akkas, Volkan Tugcu
Paediatric inflammatory bowel disease: Clinical presentation and disease location PDF
Danish Abdul Aziz, Maryum Moin, Atif Majeed, Kamran Sadiq, Abdul Gaffar Billoo
A clinical study on arthroplasty for failed internal fixation of hip fractures and review of literature PDF
Feng Mingli, Shen Huiliang, Cao Guanglei, Li Zheng, Lu Shibao, Liu Limin, An Shuai
Surgical outcome of spontaneous supra tentorial intracerebral hemorrhage PDF
Waqar Aziz Rehman, Muhammad Sohaib Anwar
Acute kidney injury in Ureteric Stones: Single centre short term analysis PDF
Huma Mamun Mahmud, Syed Mamun Mahmud
Rapid virological & End treatment response of patients treated with Sofosbuvir in Chronic Hepatitis C PDF
Muhammad Shoaib Siddique, Sana Shoaib, Alvia Saad, Hamna Javed Iqbal, Noureen Durrani
Subclinical Hypothyroidism: Frequency, clinical presentations and treatment indications PDF
Mubashir Alam Khan, Tasnim Ahsan, Urooj Lal Rehman, Rukhshanda Jabeen, Saad Farouq
The use of flexible laryngeal mask airway for Adenoidectomies:An experience of 814 Paediatric patients PDF
Ozlem Ozmete, Mesut Sener, Esra Caliskan, Meltem Kipri, Anis Aribogan
Illness perceptions in patients of schizophrenia: A preliminary investigation from Lahore, Pakistan PDF
Sadia Hussain, Nazish Imran, Usman Amin Hotiana, Nauman Mazhar, Aftab Asif
An epidemiological study of prevalence and comorbidity of obsessive compulsive disorder symptoms (SOCD)and stress in Pakistani Adults PDF
Farzana Ashraf, Sadia Malik, Amna Arif
Delayed conventional DMARDs therapy is effective in Rheumatoid Arthritis PDF
Tasnim Ahsan, Uzma Erum, Danish Khowaja, Assadullah Dahani
Correlation between the Expression of Topo IIα and Ki67 in Breast Cancer and its clinical Pathological characteristics PDF
Jihai Jin, Dongxing Zheng, Yujuan Liu
Utilization focused evaluation at Bahria University Medical & Dental College PDF
Rehana Rehman, Rabiya Ali, Hina Moazzam, Saifullah Shaikh
Pelvic floor muscle strength of women consulting at the gynecology outpatient clinics and its correlation with sexual dysfunction: A cross-sectional study PDF
Filiz Ciledag Ozdemir, Erkan Pehlivan, Rauf Melekoglu
The potential effect of technology and distractions on undergraduate students’ concentration PDF
Najya Attia, Lubna Baig, Yousef I. Marzouk, Anwar Khan
Evaluation of cognitive levels and item writing flaws in medical pharmacology internal assessment examinations PDF
Saba Tariq, Sundus Tariq, Sadia Maqsood, Shireen Jawed, Mukhtiar Baig
Mean platelet volume in Graves’ disease: A sign of hypermetabolism rather than autoimmunity? PDF
Gülay Simsek Bagir, Filiz Eksi Haydardedeoglu, Okan Bakiner, Emre Bozkirli, Melek Eda Ertorer
A comparison of anxiety and depression between pre-dialysis chronic kidney disease patients and hemodialysis patientsusing hospital anxiety and depression scale PDF
Salman T. Shafi, Tahir Shafi
Effect of Vitamin D supplementation on reduction in levels of HbA1 in patients recently diagnosed with type 2 Diabetes Mellitus having asymptomatic Vitamin D deficiency PDF
Fawad Ahmad Randhawa, Saqib Mustafa, Dur Muhammad Khan, Shahid Hamid
Phenotypic characterization of extended-spectrum-beta‑lactamase producing E. coli from healthy individuals, patients, sewage sludge, cattle, chickens and raw meat PDF
Rabia Saleem, Hasan Ejaz, Aizza Zafar, Sonia Younas, Ahsan Waheed Rathore
Clinical comparative study on Nitrous Oxide inhalation versus intravenous propofol and Midazolam sedation in Transnasal Gastroscopy PDF
Zhou Xiaoqian, Zhang Tao, Luo Bingsong, Li Jing, Deng Yu, Zhong Weilan
The assessment of mortality and quality of life after intertrochanteric fracture of femur in elderly patients PDF
Seyed Abdolhossein Mehdi Nasab, Ebrahim Khorramdin
Efficacy of early oral refeeding in patients of mild acute pancreatitis PDF
Shahum Khan, Waqas Ahmed Ranjha, Hassan Tariq, Hareem Nawaz
Identifying a parsimonious model for predicting academic achievement in undergraduate medical education: A confirmatory factor analysis PDF
Syeda Kauser Ali, Lubna Ansari Baig, Claudio Violato, Onaiza Zahid
Another face of violence against women: Infertility PDF
Rusen Ozturk, Aylin Taner, Sezer Eu Guneri, Bülent Yilmaz
Mini titanium plates; hearkening the end of nonrigid cranial bone flap fixation PDF
Muhammad Junaid, Syed Sarmad Bukhari, Mobasher Ahmad Saeed, Mamoon Ur Rashid
hsCRP and ET-1 expressions in patients with no-reflow phenomenon after Percutaneous Coronary Intervention PDF
Min Liu, Tian Liang, Peiying Zhang, Qing Zhang, Lei Lu, Zhongliang Wang
An analysis of 3105 Medico Legal Cases at Tertiary Care Hospital, Rawalpindi PDF
Romana Malik, Iffat Atif, Farah Rashid, Maqbool Abbas
Therapeutic benefits of green tea extract on various parametersin non-alcoholic fatty liver disease patients PDF
Mazhar Hussain, Habib Ur Rehman, Lubna Akhtar
Can hematologic parameters predict treatment of ectopic pregnancy? PDF
Hatice Akkaya, Gülsüm Uysal
Analysis of renal artery morphometery in adults: A study conducted by using Multidetector computed Tomography Angiography PDF
Maria Mohiuddin, Arsalan Manzoor, Muhammad Ali, Nuzhat Hassan
Caries risk assessment in school children using reduced cariogram model PDF
Muhammad Taqi, Ishak Abdul Razak, Norintan Ab-Murat
Behavioral factors for predicting severity of enuresis and treatment responses in different compliancegroups receiving behavioral therapy PDF
Yanli Ma, Xiaomei Liu, Ying Shen
Impact of stent length and diameter on short term clinical outcomes of drug eluting stents in patients with stable coronary artery disease PDF
Yasir Adnan, Lubna Noor, Muhammad Habeel Dar, Umair Ali, Muhammad Hafizullah
Profile of hepatic involvement in dengue infections in adult Pakistani population PDF
Somia Iqtadar, Nabeel Akbar, Naima Huma, Fawad Ahmad Randhawa
A Chinese family with congenital Dysfibrinogenemia carries a heterozygous missense mutation in FGA: Concerningthe genetic abnormality and clinical treatment PDF
Jihao Zhou, Peng Zhu, Xinyou Zhang
Modifiable cardiovascular risk factorsin Rheumatoid Arthritis PDF
Abrar Ahmed Wagan, Syed Nayab Haider, Rukhsar Ahmed, Fuad Shafiq, Sadia Nasir
Do triple test results predict risk for neonatal hyperbilirubinemia? PDF
Hale Göksever Çelik, Engin Çelik, Gökhan Yıldırım, Merih Çetinkaya
Tetralogy of Fallot repair in patients presenting after Infancy: A single surgeon experience PDF
Tariq Waqar, Muhammad Usman Riaz, Tania Mahar
Tamsulosin and Solifenacin in the treatment of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia in combination with overactive bladder PDF
Hui Wang, Yanhua Chang, Hui Liang
Incidence and risk factors of Pulmonary Complications after Cardiopulmonary bypass PDF
Anjum Naveed, Hammad Azam, Humayoun Ghulam Murtaza, Rana Altaf Ahmad, Mirza Ahmad Raza Baig
Budesonide nebulization in the treatment of neonatal ventilator associated pneumonia PDF
Baoqiang Li, Shuzhen Han, Fuzhen Liu, Lijuan Kang, Chuanwei Xv
Effectiveness of core stabilization exercises and routine exercise therapy in management of pain in chronic nonspecific low back pain: A randomized controlled clinical trial PDF
Muhammad Waseem Akhtar, Hossein Karimi, Syed Amir Gillani
The long-term prognosis of epilepsy patients with medicallytreated over a period of eight years in Turkey PDF
Pelin Duman, Asuman Orhan Varoglu, Esra Kurum
Value of HE4 combined with cancer Antigen 125in the diagnosis of Endometrial Cancer PDF
Chunhua Dong, Ping Liu, Chao Li

Clinical Case Series

Two cases about mesh adhesion to intra-abdominal cavitytissue after using mesh to repair an incisional hernia PDF
Wenxian Guan, Xuefeng Xia, Xiaofeng Lu, Xing Kang, Ji Miao, Kai Zhang

Systematic Review

The effect of omega-3 unsaturated fatty acids on non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: A systematic review and meta-analysis of RCTs PDF
Le Yu, Man Yuan, Linchun Wang
Effectiveness of interventions for pain relief in hysterosalpingography: A network meta-analysis and systematic review PDF
Xin Guo, Zongjian Tan

Review Article

Ethical issues in managing Lysosomal storage disordersin children in low and middle income countries PDF
Bushra - Afroze, Nick Brown
Is biological repair of Heart on the Horizon? PDF
HR Ahmad, Satwat Hashmi

Case Reports

A rare case of Ralstonia mannitolilytica infection in anend stage renal patient on maintenance dialysis during municipal water contamination PDF
Christopher Thiam Seong Lim, Sut Enn Lee