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Submissions from 2021

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Low performance of internal medicine senior residents in in-service examinations, Syed Ahsan Ali, Qamar Riaz, Zain Muhammad Mushtaq, Safia Awan, and Muhammad Tariq

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Creating hospital spaces for coronavirus disease 2019 in Pakistan, Aysha Almas and Om Parkash

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Clinical characteristics and outcomes of patients presenting with hip fractures at a tertiary care hospital in Pakistan, Ainan Arshad, Muhammad Talal Ibrahim, Hajra Arshad, Muhammad Bin Hammad, Sijal Akhtar Sheikh, Aysha Habib Khan, Lena Jafri, and Sarah Nadeem

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Diagnostic dilemma in COVID-19-associated pulmonary aspergillosis, Kauser Jabeen, Joveria Farooqi, Muhammad Irfan, Syed Ahsan Ali, and David W. Denning

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Bilateral systematised epidermolytic epidermal nevus: A case report, Sabeika R. Kerawala, Najam-Us-Saher Rizvi, and Saadia Tabassum

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Risk factors for bacterial infections in patients with moderate to severe COVID-19: A case-control study, Nosheen Nasir, Fazal Ur Rehman, and Syed Furrukh Omair

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COVID-19 pandemic: From origins to outcomes. A comprehensive review of viral pathogenesis, clinical manifestations, diagnostic evaluation, and management, RohanKumar Ochani, Ameema Asad, Farah Yasmin, Shehryar Shaikh, Hiba Khalid, Simran Batra, Muhammad Rizwan Sohail, Syed Faisal Mahmood, Rajkumar Ochani, and Mohammad Hussham Arshad

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Sociodemographic, clinical characteristics, and outcomes of influenza pneumonia patients admitted in a tertiary care hospital in Karachi, Pakistan: Findings from a cross-sectional study, Fazal Ur Rehman, Muhammad Arslan Ahmed, Kashif Aziz, Mahmooda Jabeen Ashraf, Tazein Amber, and Sumera Aziz Ali

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Subcutaneous emphysema and pneumomediastinum in patients with COVID-19 disease; case series from a tertiary care hospital in Pakistan, Sher Sethi, Amber Sabeen Ahmed, Sadaf Hanif, Masooma Aqeel, and Ali Bin Sarwar Zubairi

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Pemphigus management guidelines: A life saving perspective, Saadia Tabassum and Atiya Rahman

Submissions from 2020

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Novel use of fresh frozen plasma in treating hereditary angioedema: A success story from Pakistan, Amber Sabeen Ahmed and Sidra Fayyaz

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Prevalence and associations of metabolic syndrome in an urban high diabetes risk population in a low/middle-income country, Asma Ahmed, Jaweed Akhter, Romaina Iqbal, Abdul Jabbar, Minaz Mawani, Safia Awan, Zainab Samad, Preet Ayoub Shaikh, Muammad Salik, and Jaakko Tuomilehto

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Awareness regarding causes of infertility among out-patients at a tertiary care hospital in Karachi, Pakistan, Hamza M. Ahmed, Mohammad Khan, Farah Yasmin, Haris Jawaid, Hiba Khalid, Anum Shigri, Faryal Nawaz, and Choudhary A. Hasan

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Differences in angiographic profile and immediate outcome of primary percutaneous coronary intervention in otherwise risk-free young male smokers, Salik Ahmed, Sanam Khowaja, Saher Khowaja, Tariq Ashraf, Kanwal Aamir, Mahesh K. Batra, Musa Karim, Muhammad Anis M. Ahmedani, and Syed Z. Jamal

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School health education program in Pakistan (SHEPP)-A threefold health education feasibility trial in schoolchildren from a lower-middle-income country, Aysha Almas, Romaina Iqbal, Sania Sabir, Abdul Ghani, and Khawar Kazmi

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En bloc resection of a giant retroperitoneal liposarcoma: A surgical challenge, Talal Almas, Muneeb Ullah, Maryam Ehtesham, Absam Akbar, and Muhammad Kashif Khan

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How nutrition can help to fight against COVID-19 pandemic, Faseeha Aman and Sadia Masood

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Cyclosporin in dermatology: A practical compendium, Tazein Amber and Saadia Tabassum

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Prevalence of risk factors of acute kidney injury in a tertiary care hospital in Pakistan, Ainan Arshad and Ahmed Ayaz

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Types and risk factors of violence experienced by people living with HIV, Pakistan: A cross-sectional study, Safia Awan, Nukhba Zia, Fatima Sharif, Sharaf Ali Shah, and Bushra Jamil

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Towards effective management protocols: A transnational review of the state-of-the-art of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Pakistan and the United Arab Emirates, Maryam Ehtesham, Talal Almas, Absam Akbar, Muhammad Ali Niaz, and Noreen Zia

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Towards pragmatic adaptations: Orthopedic surgery amidst the coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic, Maryam Ehtesham, Talal Almas, Muhammad Ali Niaz, and Absam Akbar

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Central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia, Sarah Gabros and Sadia Masood

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Reliability and validity of WATCH: Warwick assessment instrument for clinical teaching, Sonia Ijaz Haider, Khalid Masood Gondol, Muhammed Tariq, Muhammad Furqan Bari, and Iqbal Azam Syed

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Invasive pulmonary infection by syncephalastrum species: Two case reports and review of literature, Memoona Irshad, Nosheen Nasir, Urooj Haider Hashmi, Joveria Farooqi, and Syed Faisal Mahmood

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Erythema annulare centrifugum: A rare skin manifestation of hashimoto thyroiditis, Palwasha Jalil, Sadia Masood, and Saira Fatima

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Clinical features, diagnosis and management of COVID-19 patients in the outdoor setting, Bushra Jamil

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Erythropoietic protoporphyria, Naila Ahmed Jan and Sadia Masood

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Vitiligo, Naila Ahmed Jan and Sadia Masood

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Predictors of mortality in hospitalized patients with influenza: A five-year experience from a tertiary care centre in Pakistan, Iffat Khanum, Amber Sabeen Ahmed, Safia Awan, Sabiha Banu, and Bushra Jamil

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Bullous striae distensae with prolonged steroid use: An unusual clinical presentation, Sadia Masood, Palwasha Jalil, Shaheen Naveed, and Samra Kanwal

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COVID-19 pandemic & skin care guidelines for health care professionals, Sadia Masood, Saadia Tabassum, Shaheen Naveed, and Palwasha Jalil

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Dengue and malaria infections in pregnancy: Maternal, fetal and neonatal outcomes at a tertiary care hospital, Mujtaba Mubashir, Kaleem S. Ahmed, Hadika Mubashir, Ayesha Quddusi, Ayesha Farooq, Sheikh Irfan Ahmed, Bushra Jamil, and Rahat Qureshi

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Psoriasis of the nails, Hira Muneer and Sadia Masood

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A fatal case of primary amoebic meningoencephalitis (PAM) complicated with diabetes insipidus (DI): A Case report and review of the literature, Zain Mushtaq, Saad Bin Zafar Mahmood, and Adil Aziz

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Outcome of COVID-19 patients with use of Tocilizumab: A single center experience, Zain Mushtaq, Saad Bin Zafar Mahmood, Bushra Jamil, Adil Aziz, and Syed Ahsan Ali

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Hughes stovin syndrome: A case of recurrent pulmonary artery aneurysms, Mohammed Bin Pervez, Bilal Iqbal, Noreen Nasir, and Saulat Fatimi

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Frequency of depression and anxiety among patients with chronic spontaneous urticaria visiting a tertiary care hospital in Karachi, Pakistan, Muhammad Rizwan Rafique, Sadia Masood, Sana Tanzil, Saadia Tabassum, and Shaheen Naveed

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Phototherapy, Dipali G. Rathod, Hira Muneer, and Sadia Masood

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Vasopressin in conjunction with norepinephrine in septic shock: A retrospective cohort study from a low middle-income country, Hussain Ahmed Raza, Ainan Arshad, Ahmed Ayaz, Mohummad H R. Raja, Fatima Gohar, Maria Khan, and Bushra Jamil

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Reorganising for COVID-19 pandemic: A review of structural modifications by the department of internal medicine in low to middle-income countries, Shakeel Ur Rehman, Muhammad Arslan Ahmed, Ghufran Adnan, and Maria Ali Khan

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Rigorous hand hygiene practices among health care workers reduce hospital-associated infections during the COVID-19 pandemic, Rozina Roshan, Anam Feroz, Zohra Rafique, and Nazleen Virani

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Tension pneumocephalus after right dacryocystorhinostomy: A rare but potential serious complication, Sher Sethi and Syed Ahsan Ali

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Association of critical illness scores (q-SOFA and APACHE) and multimorbidity in patients admitted to internal medicine step down units, Sher Sethi, Madiha Iqbal, Amber Sabeen, Sania Sabir, and Aysha Almas

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Acute syphilitic posterior placoid chorioretinopathy: A case report, Rehman Siddiqui, Syed Zohaib Maroof Hussain, Irfan Jeeva, and Raeefuddin Ahmed

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Acne vulgaris, Amita H. Sutaria, Sadia Masood, and Joel Schlessinger

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Diabetes mellitus does not predict discharge in hospitalized patients with acute pyelonephritis: A study from Karachi, Pakistan, Furrukh Omair Syed, Fazal Ur Rehman, Imrana Amin, Syed Ahsan Ali, Bakhtawar J. Rind, and Bilal Ahmed

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Using the cognitive apprenticeship model to identify learning strategies that learners view as effective in ward rounds, Muhammad Tariq, Sundus Iqbal, Sonia Ijaz Haider, and Aamir Abbas

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Ratings of performance in multisource feedback: Comparing performance theories of residents and nurses, Muhammed Tariq, Marjan Govaerts, Azam Afzal, Syed Ahsan Ali, and Tabassum Zehra

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Seborrheic dermatitis, Dan Tucker and Sadia Masood

Submissions from 2019

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Does depressed persons with non-cardiovascular morbidity have a higher risk of CVD? A population-based cohort study in Sweden, Aysha Almas, Jette Moller, Romaina Iqbal, Andreas Lundin, and Yvonne Forsel

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Correction to: Severity of depression, anxious distress and the risk of type 2 diabetes - a population-based cohort study in Sweden, Anna Deleskog, Rickard Ljung, Yvonne Forsell, Alicia Nevriana, Aysha Almas, and Jette Möller

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Performance of the TIMI risk score in predicting mortality after primary percutaneous coronary intervention in elderly women: Results from a developing country, Shumaila Furnaz, Musa Karim, Tariq Ashraf, Sajjad Ali, Izza Shahid, Sara Ali, Uzzam Ahmed Khawaja, Muhammad Tanzeel ul Haque, Muhammad Shariq Usman, and Tariq Jamal Siddiqi

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Perception and practices regarding cannabis consumption in Karachi, Pakistan: A cross-sectional study, Syed Saboor Hasan, Asim Shaikh, Rohan Kumar Ochani, Muhammad Moinuddin Asharafi, Zunaira Naavid Ansari, Syed Hina Abbas, Muhammad Khalid Abbasi, and Wajid Ali

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A meta-analysis comparing aspirin alone versus dual antiplatelet therapy for the prevention of venous graft failure following coronary artery bypass surgery, Kirstin Hesterberg, Aranyak Rawal, Sajjad A. Khan, Abdul Rashid, David Jones, Tariq Siddiqui, Thekrayat A. . Khader, Manu Nayyar, and Rahman Shah

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Implications of cost-effectiveness analyses of lipid-lowering therapies: From the policy-maker's desk to the patient's bedside, Dhruv S. Kazi and Salim S. Virani

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Recognition of Antibiotic Resistance in Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis Caused by Escherichia coli in Liver Cirrhotic Patients in Civil Hospital Karachi, Pooja D. Kirplani, Laila Tul Qadar, Rohan Kumar Ochani, Zahid Ali Memon, Syeda Anjala Tahir, Khalid Imran, Naresh Kumar Seetlani, Amanullah Abbasi, Mahaish Kumar, and Piyar Ali

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Antimicrobial Susceptibility Patterns of Salmonella Species in Southern Pakistan, Ghulam Shabbir Laghari; Zahid Hussain; Syed Zohaib Maroof Hussain; Haresh Kumar; Syed Mohammad Mazhar Uddin,; and Aatera Haq

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Genetics and Epigenetics Mechanism in the Pathogenesis of Behçet's Disease, Jibran Sualeh Muhammad, Muhammad Ishaq, and Khalid Ahmed

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Iron III isomaltose induced hypersensitivity reaction, Mahreen Muzammil, Kashif Aziz, Muhammad Ehteram Ul Haq, and Nosheen Nasir

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Risk factors for mortality of patients with ceftriaxone resistant E. coli bacteremia receiving carbapenem versus beta lactam/beta lactamase inhibitor therapy, Nosheen Nasir; Sara Ahmed; , Samrah Razi; Safia Awan; and Syed Faisal Mahmood

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Ralstonia pickettii Bacteremia: An Emerging Infection in a Tertiary Care Hospital Setting, Nosheen Nasir, Muneeba Ahsan Sayeed, and Bushra Jamil

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A Case of an Anomalous Right Coronary Artery Arising from the Left Coronary Cusp, Muhammad Shabbir Rawala, Ahmer A. Longi, Arfeen A. Khan, Syed Inam Rizvi, and Syed B. Rizvi

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Clinical spectrum and factors impacting outcome of Candida auris: a single center study from Pakistan, Muneeba Ahsan Sayeed, Joveria Farooqi, Kauser Jabeen, Safia Awan, and S Mahmood

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The use of folic acid in dengue: Has it any value?, Asif Ali Shah, Ahsan Ali Syed, Saad Bin Zafar, and Safia Awan

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A Meta-analysis of Aspirin for the Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Diseases in the Context of Contemporary Preventive Strategies, Rahman Shah, Babar Khan, Samuel B. Latham, Sajjad A. Khan, and Sunil V. Rao

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An updated meta-analysis of radial versus femoral access for percutaneous coronary intervention in the context of aggressive bleeding avoidance strategies, Rahman Shah, Sajjad A. Khan, Abdul Rashid, Tariq Siddiqui, and Manu Nayyar

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Frequency of Peri-operative Hypertension in a tertiary care hospital in Karachi, Pakistan, Momena Sohail, Aysha Almas, Ayesha Majeed Memon, Bushra Usmani, Aamir Hameed, and G. Afshan

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Factors associated with onychomycosis in nail psoriasis: a multicenter study in Pakistan, Saadia Tabassum, Atiya Rahman, Safia Awan, Kausar Jabeen, Joveria Farooqi, Bilal Ahmed, Sadia Masood, Manzor Memon, Shaheen Naveed, and Naseema Kapadia

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Dengue fever presenting as quadriparesis due to hypokalaemia: a rare presentation, Syed Muhammad Zubair, Syed Ahsan Ali, and Saira Furqan

Submissions from 2018

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Rare Case of Giant Asymptomatic Left Coronary Artery Aneurysm of 10 cm Associated with Coronary Cameral Fistula, Ali Afzal, Mohamad Sharbatji, Hussain Nawaz, and Muqeet Siddiqui

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Association of Catechol-Omethyltransferase (COMT Val158Met) with future risk of cardiovascular disease in depressed individuals - a Swedish population-based cohort study, Aysha Almas, Yvonne Forsell, Vincent Millischer, Jette Möller, and Catharina Lavebrat

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Aspirin in Primary Prevention of Myocardial Infarction/Angina and Stroke in Hypertensive Patients, Aysha Almas, Muhammad Salman Ghazni, Shahrukh Hashman, and Zain Mushtaq

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Factors Determining Pakistani Medical Students' Career Preference for General Practice Residency Training., Muhammad Bilal, Abdul Haseeb, Anum Mari, Muhammad Hussham Arshad, M. Raafe Ali Khan, Ayesha Ahmed, Ramesha Jeoffery, Zainab Saleem, Muhammad Abrar Irfan, Arsalan Aamir Khan, Sana Husain, Simrah Najeeb, Amal Fuad Garib, Fatema Mustafa Attarwala, and Muhammad Husnain Mankani

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Management of Chronic Hepatitis B: Knowledge and Practices of Physicians in Pakistan, Qurat-ul-Ain Hafeez, Amna Subhan Butt, and Furqaan Ahmed

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The impact of surgeon volume on patient outcome in spine surgery: A systematic review, Azeem Tariq Malik, Usman Younis Panni, Muhammad Usman Mirza, Maryam Tetlay, and Shahryar Noordin

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Diagnostic Value of Gauze Filtration Technique: A Comparison with Conventional Methods in a Diagnostic Laboratory in Pakistan, Naima Maqsood; Aymen Shakeel; Najia Karim Ghanchi; Ahmed Raheem Buksh; ,Feroz Zaheruddin; Ghazala Jabeen; Afsheen Raza; and Mohammad A. Beg

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Letter to the Editor: Digital Dementia-Is Smart Technology Making Us Dumb?, Sanaa Moledina and Adeel Khoja

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Infection of a ventricular septal defect patch with acremonium species, Nosheen Nasir, Kauser Jabeen, Joveria Farooqi, Binish Arif Sultan, Afia Zafar, Aamir Hameed Khan, Muneer Amanullah, and Farheen Ali

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Safety and efficacy of transcatheter aortic valve replacement for native aortic valve regurgitation: A systematic review and meta-analysis, Wasiq Faraz Rawasia, Muhammad Shahzeb Khan, Muhammad Shariq Usman, Tariq amal Siddiq, Firzah Abdul Mujeeb, Mohsin Chundrigar, Ankur Kalra, Mohamad Alkhouli, Clifford J. Kavinsky, and Deepak L. Bhatt

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Bullying experiences of dental interns working at four dental institutions of a developing country: A cross-sectional study, Ullah Rizwan, Siddiqui Faraz, Faraz Siddiqui, and Iqbal Kef

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The Post Clinic Ambulatory Blood Pressure (PC-ABP) study correlates Post Clinic Blood Pressure (PCBP) with the gold standard Ambulatory Blood Pressure, Hunaina Shahab, Hamza Sohail Khan, Aysha Almas, Mayera Tufail, K. Kazmi, and Aamir Hameed

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A comprehensive meta-analysis of stem cell therapy for chronic angina, Rahman Shah, Samuel B. Latham, Sajjad A. Khan, Muhammad Shahreyar, Inyong Hwang, and Ion S. Jovin

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Comment on “Liquid nitrogen cryotherapy for chronic recalcitrant interdigital candidiasis of toe spaces-an uncontrolled pilot study”, Saadia Tabassum, Atiya Rahman, and Ajmal Rashid

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Emergence of Circulating Recombinant Form 56_cpx in Pakistani HIV-infected patient, Uroosa Tariq, Azra Parveen, Furquana Akhtar, Syed Faisal Mahmood, Syed Ali, and Syed Hani Abidi

Submissions from 2017

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Invasive Aspergillosis Involving the Mediastinum in an Immunocompetent Patient: A Case Report, Manesh Kumar Gangwani, Muhammad Aziz, Siraj Munir, and Syed Ahsan Ali

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Spinal cord injury without radiographic abnormality (SCIWORA) in adults: A report of two cases, Adil Aziz Khan, Shafaq Mahmood, Tayyaba Saif, and Aleesha Gul

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Prevalence and characteristics of resistant hypertensive patients in an Asian population, Rabia Naseem, Arsalan Majeed Adam, Fiza Khan, Adiya Dossal, Ibrahim Khan, Ammara Khan, Hannah Paul, Hafsa Jawed, Aisha Aslam, Faez Muhammad Syed, Muhammad Ahsen Niazi, Shehzeen Nadeem, Aruba Khan, Amber Zia, and Mohammad Hussham Arshad

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Hypermucoviscous Klebsiella syndrome it's in the community!, Muneeba Ahsan Sayeed, Nida Latif, and Syed Faisal Mahmood

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High-volume forced diuresis with matched hydration using the RenalGuard System to prevent contrast-induced nephropathy: A meta-analysis of randomized trials, Rahman Shah, Sarah J. Wood, Sajjad A. Khan, Amina Chaudhry, M. Rehan Khan, and Mohamed S. Morsy

Submissions from 2016

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Successful treatment of proximal renal tubular acidosis and fanconi syndrome with vitamin D replacement, Syed Ahsan Ali and M. Tariq

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'Refractory epilepsy': what lies beneath?, Syedah Saira Bokhari and Satwat Hashmi

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Using a tailored health information technology- driven intervention to improve health literacy and medication adherence in a Pakistani population with vascular disease (Talking Rx) - study protocol for a randomized controlled trial., Ayeesha Kamran Kamal, Abdul Muqeet, Kashfa Farhat, Wardah Khalid, Anum Jamil, Ambreen Gowani, Aliya Amin Muhammad, Fabiha Zaid, Danyal Khan, Touseef Elahi, Shahrukh Sharif, Sibtain Raz, Taha Zafar, Syedah Saira Bokhar, nasir rehman, Fateh Ali Tipoo Sultan, and Saleem Sayani

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Iron Deficiency Anemia among Women of Reproductive Age, an Important Public Health Problem: Situation Analysis, Minaz Mawani, Savera Aziz Ali, Gulshan Bano, and Sumera Aziz Ali

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Use of M-Health Technology for Preventive Medicine in Pakistan, Minaz Mawani and Muhammad Masood Kadir

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Women with pregnancy induced hypertension have a higher risk of developing essential hypertension - a case control study from a tertiary care center in Pakistan, Amna Qasim, Ahmad Bashir, Sara Sajid, Muhammad Mehmood Riaz, and Aysha Almas

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Two Congenital Left-to-Right Shunt Anomalies in a Septuagenarian: ARare Occurrence, Hunaina Shahab, Sonia Yaqub, and Aamir Hameed Khan

Submissions from 2015

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Clinical predictors of mortality in hospitalized patients with infective endocarditis at a tertiary care center in Pakistan, Sadia Arshad, Safia Awan, Syedah Saira Bokhari, and M. Tariq

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Pakistan: the nidus for global polio re-emergence?, Yousaf Bashir Hadi and Abdul Malik Amir Sohail

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Cost of care in a paediatric intensive care unit of a tertiary-care university hospital of Pakistan, Anwarul Haque, Naveed-ur- Rehman Siddiqui, Raman Kumar, Mehar Hoda, Gulzar Lakahni, and Khairunnisa Hooda