JCPSP Issue :

September 2017, Vol :27, No.09

EDITORIAL :

Diabetes And Coronary Artery Disease: Role Of Functional Imaging
Maseeh uz Zaman, Nosheen Fatima,

ORIGINAL ARTICLE :

Folic Acid Effect On Artemether-induced Cardiac Anomalies In Mice Embryos
Muhammad Shahid Akhtar, Mohammad Tahir,
Objective:To determine the role of folic acid in preventing the adverse effects of artemether, on fetal heart in Albino mice. Study Design:Experimental study. Place and Duration of Study:Department of Anatomy, University of Health Science ...
Protective Effects Of Nigella Sativaon Acetylsalicylic Acid-induced Nephrotoxicity In Albino Rats
Sania Asif, Lubna Malik,
Objective:To see the effects of Nigella sativaon acetylsalicylic acid-induced nephrotoxicity in albino rats. Study Design:An experimental study. Place and Duration of Study:The Anatomy Department of University of Health Sciences, Lahore, ...
Supervisors' Perspective On Electronic Logbook System For Postgraduate Medical Residents Of Cpsp
Khalid Masood Gondal, Uzma Iqbal, Arslan Ahmed, Junaid Sarfraz Khan,
Objective:To find out the perspective of the supervisors about the role of electronic logbook (E-Logbook) of College of Physicians and Surgeons, Pakistan (CPSP) in monitoring the training of postgraduate medical residents of CPSP. Study D ...
Frequency Of Her2/neu Protein Expression In Ovarian Epithelial Cancers
Anum Jafri, Sarwat Rizvi,
Objective:To detect the frequency of Her-2/neu protein expression in epithelial ovarian cancers by immunohistochemistry. Study Design:Descriptive cross-sectional study. Place and Duration of Study:Department of Pathology, King Edward Medi ...
Relationship Of The Van Herick Grading System With Peripheral Iris Configuration And Level Of Iris Insertion
Faisal Aziz Khan, Shafaq Pervez Khan Niazi, Assad Zaman Khan,
Objective: To determine the relationship of the van Herick angle grading system with the level of iris insertion and peripheral iris configuration. Study Design:Observational study. Place and Duration of Study:Eye department, Combined Mil ...
Visual And Topographical Outcomes Following Accelerated Trans-epithelial Corneal Crosslinking In Progressive Keratoconus
Kanwal Latif, Muhammad Saeed Iqbal,
Objective:To assess the visual and topographical outcomes following accelerated trans-epithelial corneal crosslinking (TE-CXL) in progressive keratoconus. Study Design:Case series. Place and Duration of Study:Laser Vision Centre, Karachi, ...
Could Red Cell Distribution Width Be A Marker Of Thyroid Cancer?
Gulali Aktas, Mustafa Sit, Ibrahim Karagoz, Edip Erkus, Bahri Ozer, Mehmet Zahid Kocak, Semih Yaman, Fatih Keyif, Rabia Altinordu, Hayri Erkol, Haluk Savli,
Objective: To study red cell distribution width (RDW) values, a novel inflammatory marker in routine hemogram, of patients with benign or malignant thyroid nodules and to compare with healthy population. Study Design:Descriptive study. Pl ...
Surgical Outcome Of Pancreaticoduodenectomy In Pancreatic And Periampullary Neoplasms
Muhammad Fahd Shah, Muhammad Taqi Pirzada, Irfan ul Islam Nasir, Awais Amjad Malik, Umer Farooq, Abdul Wahid Anwer, Shahid Khattak, Muhammad Aasim Yusuf, Amir Ali Syed, Faisal Hanif,
Objective:To report the results in the surgical treatment of pancreatic and periampullary neoplasms with emphasis on surgical technique, short-term postoperative outcome and the lessons learnt. Study Design:Case series. Place and Duration ...

EVIDENCE BASED REPORT :

Iatrogenic Gastrointestinal Perforation Following Therapeutic Endoscopic Procedures: Management And Outcome
Wen Chong Song, Wei Wei Lv, Xiao Zhong Gao,
The aim of this study was to analyze the location, the cause and treatment of iatrogenic gastrointestinal perforations following therapeutic endoscopic procedures. Perforation occurred in 12 patients out of 3,389, giving cases occurred intraoperatively or ...

SYSTEMATIC REVIEW :

Calcium Regulation In Alzheimer's Disease: Mechanistic Understanding
Noreen Samad, Sara Ishaq, Shehr Bano, Natasha Manzoor,
This study is systematic review of the research, focused on all possible pathways involved in calcium (Ca2+) regulation in order to utilize them in the control and remediation of Alzheimer's disease (AD), because Ca2+ plays important role in pathogenesis ...

CASE REPORT :

Familial Hodgkin Lymphoma
Mahwish Faizan, Rahat Ul Ain Kashif, Saadia Anwar, Mansoor Safdar,
Hodgkin Lymphoma (HL) is a lymphoid tumour that represents about 1% of all neoplasms occurring worldwide. HLis the most treatable of childhood malignancies. The etiology of HLis unknown. However, increase risk has been reported in males, with autoimmune d ...
Rare Cause Of Pleuropnemonia: Tularemia Disease
Meltem Agca, Dildar Duman, Ebru Sulu, Fatma Ozbaki, Orcun Barkay, Derya Ozturk, Tulay Yarkin,
Tularemia is a zoonotic infection which is caused by gram negative coccobacilli, Francisella tularensis. The disease occurs after contact with blood and body fluids of infected animals, bites and ingestion of infected food and water. Although it commonly ...
Artery Of Percheron Infarct: Ararity Not To Be Missed
Farheen Niazi, Sameen Bin Naeem,
Artery of Percheron (AOP) is a rare vascular variant of posterior cerebral circulation and it supplies blood to the bilateral paramedian thalami and the rostral midbrain. Artery of Percheron infarct requires a comprehensive clinical and radiological exami ...
Mammary Analogue Secretory Carcinoma Of Parotid Gland In A Teenage Boy
Humera Mahmood, Hadia Fatima, Mohammad Faheem,
Mammary analogue secretory carcinoma (MASC) is a rare salivary gland malignancy that exhibits resemblance with secretory carcinoma of the breast (SC) due to the presence of ETV6-NTRK3 gene fusion, formerly classified as acinic cell carcinoma. It is a slow ...
Pulmonary Papillary Adenoma: Report Of Two Cases
Xin Li Wang, Gui jin Jiang, Xue Zhu Zhang, Liang Ming Chu, Ying Cao,
Pulmonary papillary adenoma is a rare tumor. Two cases without any clinical symptoms were enrolled in our hospital. Both cases were incidentally detected in pulmonary area by imaging. Pathological examination revealed well-circumscribed nodules consisting ...

SHORT COMMUNICATION :

Carotid Intima Media Thickness Percentiles For Pakistani Population
Waseem Mirza, Mubashir Aslam Arain, Arif Ali, Vaqar Bari, Mirza Kazim Ali, Kainat Fatima,
Carotid artery intima media thickness estimation is a well-established way of cardio vascular disease evaluation. The purpose of this cross-sectional study was to develop normal carotid intima media thickness percentile values for a Pakistani cohort. Data ...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR :

Ph Of Bottled Drinking Water In Islamabad
Syed Hammad Hassan, Ayesha Aslam, Danish Azeem Khan,
Calcifying Cystic Odontogenic Tumor
Muhammad Zeeshan Baig, Haafsa Arshad Sahibzada, Khalid Mahmood Siddiqi,
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The Appropriate Sample To Define Functional Dyspepsia
Rinaldo Pellicano, Ommara Jamil,
Mechanical Intestinal Obstruction Caused By Migration Of Deflated Intragastric Balloon
Erdal Uysal,
Communication Education For Trainees Through Role Play And Dynamic Self Assessment
Shahla Siddiqui, Quah Boon Leong, Caroline Simon,
Trend Of Antibiotic Sensitivity Of Escherichia Coli In Patients With Urinary Tract Infection
Sehar Amin, Murtaza F. Dhrolia, Abdul Mannan,