Vol 32, No 6 (2016)

November – December 2016 Pak J Med Sci

November – December 2016 Pak J Med Sci

Table of Contents

Original Articles

Causes of short stature in Pakistani children found at an Endocrine Center PDF
Ali Jawa, Syed Hunain Riaz, Muhammad Zaman Khan Assir, Bahjat Afreen, Amna Riaz, Javed Akram
Clinical values of the early detection of serum procalcitonin,C‑reactive protein and white blood cells for neonateswith infectious diseases PDF
Shiwen Liu, Yunxiu Hou, Haili Cui
Analysis of liver function test abnormalities in kidney transplant recipients: 7 year experience PDF
Oguzhan Sıtkı Dizdar, Alparslan Ersoy, Savas Aksoy, Banu Demet Ozel Coskun, Abdulmecit Yıldız
Use of Aspirin and Statin as primary prevention for cardiovascular diseases PDF
Bahaa Aba Alkhail, Rahila Iftikhar, Adnan Al Shaikh
Depression, anxiety and stress among female patients of infertility; A case control study PDF
Lamia Yusuf
Clinical characteristics and epidermal barrier function ofpapulopustular rosacea: A comparison study with acne vulgaris PDF
Mao Song Zhou, Hongfu Xie, Lin Cheng, Ji Li
Comparison of serum lipid profile in Type-2 Diabetics withand without retinopathy in Pakistani population PDF
Zulfiqar Ali Amin, Qamar Ul Islam, Muhammad Asim Mehboob
Can anemia predict perinatal outcomes in different stages of pregnancy? PDF
Tayfun Vural, Emrah Toz, Aykut Özcan, Alper Biler, Alper İleri, Abdurrahman Hamdi İnan
Frequency of early remodeling of left ventricle and its comparison between patients with stroke volume >97 Ml versus patients with stroke volume PDF
Hafiz Muhammad Farhan Ali Rizvi, Zaigham Rasool Khalid, Allah Baksh, Mirza Ahmad Raza Baig
Relationship of coping ways and anxiety with Pregnancy Specific-stress PDF
Mahbobeh Faramarzi, Fatemeh Nasiri Amiri, Razieh Rezaee
1, 25-dihydroxyvitamin D3, a potential role player in the development of thyroid disorders in schizophrenics PDF
Arif Ali Malik, Shamaila Saleem, Muhammad Abdul Basit Ashraf, Mahmood Husain Qazi
A prospective randomized comparison of early embryo cleavage kinetics between two media culture systems PDF
Huan Zhang, Yi Zheng, Yonggen Wu, Danna Ye, Xuefeng Huang
KCNQ1 rs2237895 polymorphism is associated with Gestational Diabetes in Pakistani Women PDF
Syeda Sadia Fatima, Bushra Chaudhry, Taseer Ahmed Khan, Saad Farooq
Outcome after surgical repair of partial anomalous pulmonary venous connection PDF
Tariq Waqar, Zubair Ahmad Ansari, Mirza Ahmad Raza Baig
Similarities and variances in perception of professionalism among Saudi and Egyptian Medical Students PDF
Kamran Sattar, Sue Roff, Sultan Ayoub Meo
Vildagliptin ameliorates biochemical, metabolic and fatty changes associated with non alcoholic fatty liver disease PDF
Mazhar Hussain, Muhammad Zafar Majeed Babar, Muhammad Shahbaz Hussain, Lubna Akhtar
Increased heart rate on first day in Intensive Care Unitis associated with increased mortality PDF
Duygu Kara, Seda Banu Akinci, Gulcin Babaoglu, Ulku Aypar
Chemotherapy alone or combined chemotherapy and involved field radiotherapy in favorable risk early-stage classical Hodgkin lymphoma - a 10 years experience PDF
Sheeraz Ali, Abdul Basit, Ather Saeed Kazmi, Farhana Badar, Armughan Armughan Sidhu, Abdul Hameed
Clinical value of color doppler ultrasound in prenatal diagnosis of umbilical cord entry abnormity PDF
Jiandong Sun, Li Wang, Yinghui Li
Adipokine Serum visfatin level in pregnancy induced hypertension and uncomplicated pregnancy PDF
Asmat Shaheen, Rubina Nazli Khan, Sadia Fatima, Roshan Ali, Ihsanullah Khan, Salim Khattak
Analyzing musculoskeletal system discomforts and risk factors in computer-using office workers PDF
Melek Ardahan, Hatice Simsek
Effects of Vitamin D supplementation on physical activity of patients with Heart Failure PDF
Muhammad Zafar Majeed Babar, Sabahat Haider, Ghulam Mustafa
Effects of letrozole in combination with low-dose intramuscularinjection of human menopausal gonadotropin on ovulation and pregnancy of 156 patients with polycystic ovary syndrome PDF
Zhihua Chen, Mengzhen Zhang, Yuhuan Qiao, Junjuan Yang
Management of Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak followingPosterior Cranial Fossa Surgery PDF
Imran Altaf Hussain, Anjum Habib Vohra, Shahzad Shams
Reducing computed tomography radiation dose in diagnosing pulmonary embolism PDF
Tamader Alrammah, Amani Alohaly, Kamal Albatsh
Hypocalcemia in jaundiced neonates receiving phototherapy PDF
Mashal Khan, Kanwal Altaf Malik, Rekha Bai
Serum C-reactive protein level in COPD patients stratified according to GOLD 2011 grading classification PDF
Yi-Hua Lin, Wan-Yu Wang, Su-Xian Hu, Yong-Hong Shi
Exploring the usefulness of interviewers’ training before and after Multiple Mini Interviews (MMI) for undergraduate medical students’ selection: Was it really helpful? PDF
Sobia Ali, Hasan Shoaib, Rehana Rehman
The effects of serum leptin levels on thrombocyte aggregation in peritoneal dialysis patients PDF
Serkan Bakirdogen, Necmi Eren, Sibel Gökçay Bek, Özgür Mehtap, Mustafa Baki Çekmen
A way forward for teaching and learning of Physiology: Students’ perception of the effectiveness of teaching methodologies PDF
Rabiya Rehan, Khalid Ahmed, Hira Khan, Rehana Rehman
Fracture resistance of endodontically treated teeth restored with Zirconia filler containing composite core material and fiber posts PDF
Zaid AlJaedi
Urdu translation of the Hamilton Rating Scale for Depression: Results of a validation study PDF
Ali M Hashmi, Shahana Naz, Aftab Asif, Imran S Khawaja
The role of serum procalcitonin and C-reactive protein levelsin predicting spontaneous bacterial peritonitis in patients with advanced liver cirrhosis PDF
Hongli Wu, Lin Chen, Yuefeng Sun, Chao Meng, Wei Hou
Students’ views of mentoring at Bahria University Medical and Dental College PDF
Ambreen Usmani, Quratulain Omaeer
Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura - analysis of clinical features, laboratory characteristics and therapeutic outcomeof 24 patients treated at a Tertiary Care Center in Saudi Arabia PDF
Shahid Iqbal, Syed Ziauddin Zaidi, Ibraheem H Motabi, Nawal Faiez Alshehry, Mubarak S. AlGhamdi, Imran Khan Tailor
Effective role of lady health workers in immunization of children in Pakistan PDF
Saira Afzal, Azka Naeem, Unaiza Shahid, Wajiha Noor Syed, Urva Khan, Nayyar Misal Zaidi
Does periodic lung screening of films meets standards? PDF
Songül Binay, Peri Arbak, Alp Alper Şafak, Ege Guleç Balbay, Cahit Bilgin, Naciye Karataş
Detection of AmpC β-lactamase producing bacteria isolated in neonatal sepsis PDF
Sonia Salamat, Hasan Ejaz, Aizza Zafar, Humera Javed
Early nasogastric feeding versus parenteral nutritionin severe acute pancreatitis: A retrospective study PDF
Yulong Tao, Chengwu Tang, Wenming Feng, Ying Bao, Hongbin Yu
Effects of Diet and Metformin on placental morphology in Gestational Diabetes Mellitus PDF
Rabia Arshad, Muhammad Adnan Kanpurwala, Nasim Karim, Jahan Ara Hassan
Frequency of obesity and comorbidities in medical students PDF
Yasir Mehmood, Farhan Khashim Al Swelmi, Shehab Ahmed Alenazi
Comparison of retinal nerve fiber layer thickness in patients having pseudo exfoliation syndrome with healthy adults PDF
Naila Yasmeen, Nauroz Fatima, Qamar ul Islam
Assessment of Risk Factors of Obesity and Diet on Breast Cancer in Ankara, Turkey PDF
Nural Erzurum Alim, Gul Kiziltan
Etiology and severity of various forms of ocular war injuries in patients presenting at an Army Hospital in Pakistan PDF
Syed Abid Hassan Naqvi, Sidra Malik, Syed Zulfiqaruddin, Syeda Birjees Anwar, Shahzad Nayyar
Correlation between bone marrow dose volumes andacute hematological toxicity in postoperative gynecological cancer patients PDF
Qian Li, Ming-Hua Jiang, Jing Chen, Wei Liu, Bi-Qing Zhu, E-Mei Lu
Prognostic factors of recurrence and neck metastasis in oral carcinomas PDF
Behcet Sahin, Suphi Bulgurcu, Ilker Burak Arslan, Ibrahim Cukirova
Knowledge, Attitude and Practice of mothers on acute respiratory infection in children under five years PDF
Shireen Qassim Bham, Farhan Saeed, Manzar Alam Shah

Review Article

Prognostic significance of B7-H3 expression in patients with colorectal cancer: A meta-analysis PDF
Heng Fan, Jian-hua Zhu, Xue-qing Yao

Systematic Review

Publish or Perish mantra in the medical field: A systematic review of the reasons, consequences and remedies PDF
Salman Y. Guraya, Robert I. Norman, Khalid I. Khoshhal, Shaista Salman Guraya, Antonello Forgione

Clinical Case Series

Clinical Analysis of Five Cases of AIDS-relatedNon-Hodgkin Lymphoma PDF
Shubo Zuo, Na Xu, Zhongkun Li, Na Li, Hong Xia, Hongtao Ren, Huizheng Bao

Case Reports

Unusual presentation; seeding of tumor after biopsy for hepatocellular carcinoma PDF
Asude Aksoy, Koray Karabulut, Hakan Artas, Ahmet Kilicarslan, Sertac Usta, Ibrahim Halil Bahcecioglu
Oral Hemorrhage in a 3-year-old Boy Caused by Self-Mutilating Behavior PDF
Jenny Lyn Young Uy, José Florencio Fabella Lapeña


Reviewers for the Year 2016 PDF