The Pakistan Journal of Neurological Sciences (PJNS) is brought out quarterly by a joint collaboration of the Pakistan Society of Neurology, Pakistan Academy of Neurological Sciences, and Pakistan International Neuroscience Society. Its mission is to publish top-quality academic content in a rigorous and accessible format integrating neurology, neurosurgery, psychiatry, neuro-radiology and basic neuroscience. The overall aim is to help clinicians and scientists stay abreast of their fields.

The journal is recognized by Eastern Mediterranean Regional Office of the World Health Organization (EMRO-WHO), Pakistan Medical & Dental Council (PMDC) and Higher Education Commission (HEC).

Current Issue: Volume 12, Issue 3 (2017)


Original Articles


Neurological disorder burden in Faisalabad, Punjab-Pakistan:data from the major tertiary carecenters of the city
Ghulam Hussain, Asif Shahzad, Haseeb Anwar, Shahid Mahmood Baig, Asghar Shabbir, and Jose-luis Gonzalez De Aaguilar


Impulsivity in patients with attempted suicide presenting at a tertiary care hospital in Karachi
Ayesha Abdul Hameed, Haresh Kumar, Sarika Bai, Azra Shaheen, Ravi Athwani, and Mohammad Munir Hamirani


Lack of sleep and its association with academic progress of undergraduate students of foundation university medical college, islamabad, Pakistan
Omair Ali Khan, Mahnoor Khalid, Usman Ali, Abdur Rehman Butt, Mahnoor Zafar, and Mahnoor Sherazi


Iron deficiency anemia as a risk factor for simple febrile seizures
Tipu Sultan, Abdul Islam Hanif Hanif, and Shaila Ali

Review Article

Case Reports


Kernohan–woltman notch phenomenon:Case report and Review of literature
Fareed Ahmed, Muhammad Shahzad Shamim, and Sidra Asad Ali

Case Series