JCPSP Issue :

June 2017, Vol :27, No.06

EDITORIAL :

Colon Cancer Screening - Is It Time Yet?
Hadi Bhurgri, Sami Samiullah,
The month of March is dedicated to Colon Cancer Awareness. Worldwide, colorectal cancer (CRC) incidence has been on the rise. It is currently the third most common cancer in men (746,000 cases, 10.0% of the total) and the second in women (614,000 cases, 9 ...

ORIGINAL ARTICLE :

Insulin Resistance And Glucose Levels In Subjects With Subclinical Hypothyroidism
Sikandar Hayat Khan, Nadeem Fazal, Aamir Ijaz, Syed Mohsin Manzoor, Naveed Asif, Tariq Rafi, Muhammad Yasir, Najmusaquib Khan Niazi,
Objective: To compare insulin resistance and glycemic indicators among subjects with euthyroidism and subclinical hypothyroidism. Study Design:Comparative cross-sectional study. Place and Duration of Study:Department of Pathology and Medi ...
Comparison Of 12-hour With 72-hour Terlipressin Therapy For Bleeding Esophageal Varices
Adnan Salim, Kashif Malik, Israr ul Haq, Arshad Kamal Butt, Altaf Alam,
Objective:To determine the efficacy of 12-hour of Terlipressin therapy as compared to 72-hour therapy in preventing rebleeding after endoscopic therapy. Study Design:Interventional study. Place and Duration of Study:Department of Gastroen ...
Predictive Validity Of Family Medicine Resident's Performance At Induction With Their Future Performance During Residency
Marie Andrades, Naveed Yousuf, Kiran Abdul Sattar, Samreen Kausar,
Objective:To determine the predictive validity of induction assessment scores of family medicine residency program for performance in final year of residency. Study Design:Psychometric (predictive-validity) study. Place and Duration of ...
Efficacy And Toxicity Of Concurrent Chemoradiation In Inoperable Oral Carcinoma In Pakistani Population
Abdul Rehman, Zafar Allaudin, Hasan Nisar, Irfan Ullah Khan, Ismat Fatima, Amira Shami, Misbah Masood, Abubaker Shahid,
Objective:To evaluate the efficacy of concurrent chemoradiation in patients with locally advanced inoperable squamous cell carcinoma of oral cavity in terms of local control and toxicity. Study Design:Case series. Place and Duration of St ...
Critical Analysis Of Piezoelectric Surgery With Oscillating Saw In Bimaxillary Orthognathic Surgery
Zainab Akbar, Hammad Saleem, Waseem Ahmed,
Objective:To compare the piezosurgery with conventional saw for osteotomy in orthognathic bimaxillary surgery. Study Design:Comparative study. Place and Duration of Study:The Armed Forces Institute of Dentistry, Rawalpindi, Pakistan, from ...
Effects Of Supervised Structured Aerobic Exercise Training Program On Interleukin-6, Nitric Oxide Synthase-1, And Cyclooxygenase-2 In Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Hossein Karimi, Syed Shakil ur Rehman, Syed Amir Gillani,
Objective:To determine the effects of supervised structured aerobic exercise training (SSAET) program on interleukin-6 (IL-6), nitric oxide synthase 1 (NOS-1), and cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) in type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). Study Design: ...
The Use Of Recombinant Nag Protein In Spinal Cord Crush Injury In A Rat Model
Mohammad M. Al-Qattan, Amro Al-Habib, Feras Alshomer, Reginald Bagayawa, Durria Ahmed, Ghada Al-Nafisah, Muhammed Al-Motairi, Hisham Alkhaildi, Medhat K. Shier,
Objective:To evaluate the therapeutic properties of nAG protein during the recovery following acute spinal cord injuries in the rat. Study Design:An experimental study. Place and Duration of Study:King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabi ...
Tension-free Vaginal Taping In Pakistani Women With Stress Urinary Incontinence
Ayesha Saleem,
Objective:To evaluate the effectiveness and determine the peroperative and postoperative complications of tension-free vaginal tape (TVT) sling for urinary stress incontinence (USI) and contributing factors to complications. Study Design: ...

CASE REPORT :

Dual Infection By Burkholderia Cepaciaand Pseudomonas Putida In An Infective Endocarditis Case
Maria Khan, Farida Khurram Lalani, Aamer Ikram, Gohar Zaman, Parvez Ahmed,
Infective endocarditis is rarely caused by Burkholderia cepacia. Pseudomonas putidahas not been reported to cause infective endocarditis so far. This is the first case of infective endocarditis being reported, that is caused by Pseudomonas putidaand Burkh ...
Five-year Follow-up Of A Coronally Advanced Flap Over Grafted Bone And Restorative Composite In Maxillary Recession Defect
Syeda Mahvash Hussain, Farhan Raza Khan,
Periodontal plastic surgery has become a predictable method of managing gingival recession defects. In the current case report, a five-year follow-up of a coronally advanced flap surgery with bone graft along with endodontics and fixed prosthodontic rehab ...
Multiple Mott Cells In Periapical Lesion Of The Oral Cavity
Manika Arora, Karishma Desai, Deepa Mane,
An entity of bizarre plasma cells has been observed, containing spherical inclusions of immunoglobulins within the cytoplasm. These cells are termed as Mott cells and are believed to occur commonly in cases of chronic inflammation. Until now, they were re ...
Congenital Vallecular Cyst: Arare And Potentially Lethal Condition
Shabbir Ahmed Mallick, Tabinda Naz Qureshi, Ajoy Methew Varghese, Mona Mohammed Al Busaidi,
Congenital vallecular cyst is a rare laryngeal lesion, accounting for 10-20% of all laryngeal cysts, with a potential to cause severe upper airway obstruction, which can be fatal. It can cause stridor, apnea, cyanosis, respiratory distress, and feeding di ...

SHORT COMMUNICATION :

Comparison Of Lipoprotein Electrophoresis And Apolipoprotein E Genotyping In Investigating Dysbetalipoproteinemia
Farhan Ahmed, Alia El-Kadiki, Stephen Gibbons,
Dysbetalipoproteinemia is often associated with apolipoprotein E2E2 homozygosity; however, lipoprotein electrophoresis may also be used to assist in the diagnosis. The aim of this study was to compare apolipoprotein E (apo E) genotyping and lipoprotein el ...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR :

Hepatitis C Virus Infection With Multiple Genotypes
Eijaz Ghani, Misbah Noor, Saadiya Khalid,
Smooth Muscle Actin: A Confirmatory Immunohistochemical Marker For Myofibroma Of Tongue
Manas Bajpai,
Critical Role Of Hardy-weinberg Equilibrium And Mixed Ethnicity To Avoid Misinterpretation In Genetic Meta-analysis Study
Gang Liang, Wenyang Li, Jinlin Song,
Post-appendectomy Cecal Prolapse
Khursheed Ahmed Samo, Muneeb Khalid, Safiullah Kaleem,
Effect Of Antibiotics Use During Pregnancy
Muhammad Bilal, Abdul Haseeb, Muhammad Ahad Sher Khan,
Implementation Of Quality Measures In Site-specific Multidisciplinary Tumour Boards
Ahmed Nadeem Abbasi, Huriye Senay Kiziltan,