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 15, Issue 2 (2020)


Original Articles


Obstructive sleep apnea in middle age male smokers
Muhammad Hassan, Saad Ali Ansari, Farzana Salman, Raafay Kamal Khan, Waleed Shahzad, Ehsan-ur- Rehman, Omer Hassaan, Aftab Ahmed, and Mazhar Badshah


Factors influencing severity in acute ischemic strokes
Inam E Khuda, Intisar Siddiqui, Saad Munzar, Rashid Nazir, and Arsalan Ahmed

Review Articles


A review of brain death protocols across the globe and need for brain death guideline for Pakistan.
Mohammad Wasay, Syeda Batool Mujtaba, Mughis Sheerani, Saleem Barech, and Rashid Jooma


Concussion: A review of epidemiology, presentation and treatment.
Sidra Saleem, Arsalan Anwar, Fahham Asghar, and Muhammad Wasay

Case Reports



Mohammad Wasay