JCPSP Issue :

March 2018, Vol :28, No.03


Role Of 18 Fdg Pet/ct In Breast Cancer
Nosheen Fatima, Maseeh Uz Zaman,


Comparison Between Intravenous Boluses Versus Infusion Of Tranexamic Acid (txa) To Reduce Bleeding In Paediatric Cyanotic Congenital Heart Disease (chd) Surgeries
Faisal Junejo, Mohammad Irfan Akhtar, Mohammad Hamid, Syed Shabbir Ahmed, Fauzia Minai, Muneer Amanullah,
Objective:To compare the intravenous boluses and intravenous continuous infusion of tranexamic acid (TXA) to reduce postoperative bleeding in cyanotic congenital heart disease surgeries. Study Design:Single-blinded randomised clinical tr ...
Effect Of Metformin Alone Compared With Metformin Plus Simvastatin On Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome In Pakistani Women
Misbah Malik, Nasira Tasnim, Ghazala Mahmud,
Objective: To determine the efficacy of metformin alone versus metformin plus simvastatin for treatment of polycystic ovariansyndrome (PCOS). Study Design:Randomized controlled trial. Place and Duration of Study:Maternal and Child Health ...
Qualitative Versus Quantitative Pcr In Establishing Response To Chronic Hepatitis C Treatment With Sofosbuvir
Muhammad Shoaib Siddique, Alvia Saad, Sana Shoaib,
Objective:To determine the change in rapid virological response for chronic hepatitis C by qualitative PCR testing after treatment with sofosbuvir. Study Design:A descriptive study. Place and Duration of Study:Memon Medical Institute Ho ...
A Comparative Histological Study Of Submucosal Gland Hypertrophy In Trachea Of Mice Exposed To Cigarette And Shisha Smoke
Shazia Imran, Maryam Shan, Shazia Muazam,
Objective:To observe the effects of Shisha smoke on submucosal glands of trachea of mice; and compare it with tracheal glands of mice exposed to cigarette smoke. Study Design: Randomised controlled trial. Place and Duration of Study:Dep ...
Postgraduate Medical Trainees Understanding Of Biostatistics: A Pre- And Post-research Methodology Workshop Experience
Mohammad Shoaib Shafi, Tayyaba Faisal, Sajida Naseem, Sajida Javed,
Objective:To evaluate understanding of biostatistics among postgraduate medical trainees before and after biostatistics workshop. Study Design:Quasi experimental study. Place and Duration of Study:Regional Centre, Islamabad, College o ...
False Negativity Of Ziehl-neelsen Smear Microscopy: Is The Scale-up The Worth It In Developing Countries?
Muhammad Saeed, Farhan Rasheed, Shagufta Iram, Shahida Hussain, Adeel Ahmad, Saba Riaz, Maqsood Ahmad,
Objective: To evaluate the false negative results of Ziehl-Neelsen (ZN) smear microscopy. Study Design: Descriptive study. Place and Duration of Study: Mycobacteriology Laboratory, Allama Iqbal Medical College (AIMC) and Jinnah Hospi ...
Electrolyte Abnormalities In Neonates With Probable And Culture-proven Sepsis And Its Association With Neonatal Mortality
Mirza Sultan Ahmad, Danial Ahmad, Naila Medhat, Syed Aizaz Hussain Zaidi, Hadia Farooq, Sair Ahmad Tabraiz,
Objective: To ascertain the frequency of electrolyte abnormalities in patients of probable and culture-proven sepsis on admission and assess any association of electrolyte disorders with mortality. Study Design: Descriptive study. Pl ...
Anisometropia And Refractive Status In Children With Bilateral Congenital Nasolacrimal Duct Obstruction
Sorath Noorani Siddiqui, Abdul Hannan, Hassan Mansoor, Muhammad Asif, Umair Wakeel,
Objective: To evaluate the state of refraction in children with bilateral congenital nasolacrimal duct obstruction (CNLDO). Study Design: Descriptive study. Place and Duration of Study: Al-Shifa Trust Eye Hospital, Rawalpindi, Pakistan, ...
Clinical Efficacy Comparison Of Saccharomyces Boulardii And Lactic Acid As Probiotics In Acute Pediatric Diarrhea
Shakila Asmat, Fouzia Shaukat, Raheela Asmat, Hafiz Faiq Siddique Gul Bakhat, Tauseef M. Asmat,
Objective: To compare the efficacy of Saccharomyces boulardii and lactic acid producing probiotics in addition to usual treatment regimen to cure diarrhea among children (6 months to 5 years of age). Study Design: Randomized controlled ...
Cognitive Processes Of Cancer Patients: A Major Threat To Patients’ Quality Of Life
Dania Javaid, Rubina Hanif, Tasnim Rehna,
Objective: To explore the effects of intrusive and deliberate rumination on the quality of life of cancer patients. Study Design: Descriptive cross-sectional design. Place and Duration of Study: PIMS and NORI Hospital between July to Se ...


Percutaneous Tracheostomy By Physician Intensivists
Asad Zaman Khan, Aslam Khan, Arshad Naseem,
Objective: To assess the safety of percutaneous tracheostomy when performed by physician intensivists. Study Design: Descriptive study. Place and Duration of Study: Adult Medical ICU in the Department of Critical Care Medicine, Mili ...
Robotic Sleeve Gastrectomy For Morbid Obesity
Bahadir Ege, Merter Gulen,
Objective: To determine the weight loss, and complications as well as to exemplify the use of vessel sealer and the triple stapler establish the safety and efficacy of vessel sealer for robotic surgery and triple stapler in robotic sleev ...


Bridging The Gap For Clinical Pharmacist In Developing Countries Like Pakistan
Ali Ahmed, Maria Tanveer, Adeel Siddiqui, Gul Majid Khan,
Clinical pharmacists should be increasingly important members of the healthcare team in developing countries such as Pakistan. Survey of literature was conducted to identify the determinants of clinical pharmacy in Pakistan. Lack of trained human c ...


Pattern Of Vitamin D Among Pakistani Pregnant Women
Jamal Abdul Nasir, Muhammad Imran, Syed Arif Ahmed Zaidi,
Vitamin D deficiency is an emerging health concern around the world, highly prevalent in south Asian population, despite abundant sunlight. In Pakistan, all age groups are vulnerable to Vitamin D deficiency including pregnant women. This systematic rev ...


Post-pcnl Renal Artery Pseudoanurysm
Safdar Shah, Abeer Fatima, Muhammad Danial Ali Shah, Wajid Ali, Irfan Ahmed Gorya, Fawad Nasrullah,
A renal artery pseudoaneurysm is a rare but important complication that can occur after renal trauma, renal biopsy, percutaneous nephrostomy, percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL), and partial nephrectomy. The incidence of this potentially life-threatenin ...
Large Cell Carcinoma With Adenocarcinoma In Lung
Mustafa Kupeli, Resit Dogan Koseoglu,
Large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma (LCNC) is a rare and aggressive cancer accounting for 3% of all lung cancers. A small percentage of LCNC called combined LCNC, can be seen in combinations with other lung tumor types. Multimodal therapy is propos ...
Cough, Hemoptysis And Hair Expectoration: An Intrapulmonary Teratoma
Shanila Ahmed, Habib Kibzai, Talha Shahzad, Saulat Hasnain Fatimi, Madiha Bilal Qureshi,
Teratomas can be found in different organs of the body and may involve gonads, saccrococcygeal region, mediastinum and other sites. Intrathoracic teratomas always occur in mediastinum and less often arise within the lung. As teratomas mostly invol ...
Orthodontic Management Of Multiple Dilacerations
Tabassum Ahsan Qadeer,
Orthodontic alignment of un-erupted dilacerated teeth is challenging, as the bent roots resist forces applied to move them through the bone. Various treatment options are now available to treat this condition including providing prosthesis after extract ...


Effects Of Music During Multiple Cesarean Section Delivery
Handan Eren, Nejla Canbulat Sahiner, Meltem Demirgoz Bal, Melike Dissiz,
This experimental study was conducted to determine the level of anxiety in women undergoing multiple cesarean section. Sixty multiple cesarean section referrals were randomly assigned to either the experimental or control groups. Data was collected at ...
Partial Nephrectomy In Adults - A Single-centre Experience
Waqas Rahim, Mohammad Ayaz Khan, Nadeem Iqbal, Durre Shohab, Aisha Hasan, Haris Ayaz Khan, Saeed Akhter,
Partial nephrectomy is the preferred procedure in benign renal lesions requiring surgical removal. It has also been accepted procedure for malignant renal conditions of smaller size. The aim of this observational study was to determine the outcome of pa ...


Heterotaxy Syndrome
Khalid Mahmood, Mukhtar A. Memon, Shabbir A. Naeem,
Mandibular Osteomyelitis As A Complication Of Ramsay Hunt Syndrome In An Elderly Patient
Sonia Nath, Jayant Prakash, Narendra Nath Singh, Virendra Kumar Prajapati,
Use Of Transfixion Of Appendiceal Root With Purse Embedding Of Appendiceal Stump In Appendectomy
Zuo-Jun Liu, Ruo-Fan Li, Hui Qi, Tuo Su,
Ulcerative Lesions Of The Palate And Lower Lip Unmasking Sarcoidosis
Manas Bajpai, Nilesh Pardhe, Manish Kumar,
Super-giant Juvenile Breast Fibroadenoma: World's First Case
Priyadarshan Anand Jategaonkar, Smita Priyadarshan Jetegaonkar, Sudeep Pradeep Yadav,