Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC

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1025-9589
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1819-2718
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  1. USE OF A SPECIAL SPLINT IN REVERSE SURAL ARTERY FLAP TO REDUCE VENOUS CONGESTION AND FLAP NECROSIS.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):63 (2016) PMID 27323565

    Distally based sural fascio-cutaneous flap is a commonly performed plastic surgery procedure for the coverage of distal third of leg, ankle and foot defects. However congestion is the main complication of this flap which results into partial or complete loss of the flap. We devised a special spl...
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  2. CLINICAL FEATURES AND OUTCOME ANALYSIS OF INTRACRANIAL HYDATID CYSTS.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):39 (2016) PMID 27323559

    Hydatid cyst of the brain is serious zoonotic parasitic infections which have profound health consequences if left untreated. The surgical excisions of the cysts are rewarding for both the patient the neurosurgeon. The study was conducted prospectively at Department of Neurosurgery Hayatabad Med...
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  3. COMFORT LEVEL OF POST GRADUATE RESIDENTS WORKING IN DIFFERENT CLINICAL DOMAINS IN MANAGING COMMON OPHTHALMIC CONDITIONS.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):89 (2016) PMID 27323570

    Ophthalmological conditions are frequently encountered in almost all clinical specialties. Assessing the adequacy of ophthalmology teaching in undergraduate medical education is important in order to diagnose and manage different ophthalmological conditions. The objective of this study was to de...
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  4. EXPRESSION OF PEROXISOME-PROLIFERATOR ACTIVATED RECEPTORS-γ IN DIABETICS, OBESE AND NORMAL SUBJECTS.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):130 (2016) PMID 27323578

    Current researcn in type 2 diabetes mellitus focuses on the role of Peroxisome- Proliferator Activated Receptors (PPARs) in the pathogenesis of the Insulin Resistance Syndrome (IRS), which are pre-diabetic lesion and the hallmark of fully developed type 2 diabetes mellitus. This study aims at id...
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  5. C REACTIVE PROTEIN LEVELS AS A MARKER OF CORONARY HEART DISEASE IN MIDDLE AGED INDIVIDUALS.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):168 (2016) PMID 27323586

    coronary heart disease is multifactorial inflammatory process which involves the accumulation of lipid macrophages and intimal plaques in smooth muscle cell in large and medium sized arteries. C reactive protein (CRP) which is an inflammatory marker is considered as global risk assessment for co...
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  6. OBSERVANCE OF WHO TEN STEPS TOWARDS SUCCESSFUL BREASTFEEDING; A SURVEY FROM POSTPARTUM MOTHERS.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):84 (2016) PMID 27323569

    Breastfeeding is a physiological phenomenon; nonetheless, this act is a learned behaviour that requires continuous active support to make it successful. This study determines the frequency of mothers practicing successful breastfeeding according to the WHO ten steps at tertiary care hospital. A ...
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  7. KNOWLEDGE AND PERCEPTION OF ARECA/SMOKELESS TOBACCO USERS ABOUT ORAL CANCER.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):164 (2016) PMID 27323585

    According to World Health Organization (WHO), six million deaths are attributable to tobacco use globally, of which nearly 1.2 million occur in South-East Asia. Use of smokeless tobacco is highly prevalent in subcontinent and is home to over 250 million smokeless tobacco (ST) users. ST is a majo...
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  8. ASSESSING THE KNOWLEDGE, ATTITUDES AND PRACTICES OF SCHOOL TEACHERS REGARDING DYSLEXIA, ATTENTION-DEFICIT/ HYPERACTIVITY AND AUTISTIC SPECTRUM DISORDERS IN KARACHI, PAKISTAN.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):99 (2016) PMID 27323572

    Learning impairments in children consist of a spectrum of disorders that are under diagnosed in Pakistan. Most learning disorders have long term consequences for a child and early detection is thus imperative. Teachers may be able to play a key role in such identification. The objective of our s...
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  9. NUTRITIONAL STATUS AND ASSOCIATED FACTORS IN UNDER-FIVE CHILDREN OF RAWALPINDI.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):67 (2016) PMID 27323566

    Malnutrition is a serious child health issue throughout the developing world. Pakistan has the second highest infant and child mortality rate in South Asia. This study was carried out to assess the nutritional status of children under 5 years of age and to determine the frequency and association...
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  10. FREQUENCY OF METABOLIC SYNDROME IN TYPE-2 DIABETES MELLITUS.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):59 (2016) PMID 27323564

    Metabolic syndrome (MetS) is a cluster of coronary risk factors such as diabetes and pre-diabetes, abdominal obesity, high triglyceride (TG), low high density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL-c) levels and high blood pressure (BP). It is estimated that around a quarter of the world's adult populatio...
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  11. NUTRITIONAL STATUS AND ASSOCIATED FACTORS AMONG CHILDREN LESS THAN FIVE YEARS OF AGE IN TEHSIL ZARGHOON TOWN, DISTRICT QUETTA, BALUCHISTAN.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):146 (2016) PMID 27323581

    Globally, more than one-third of mortalities in children under five years of age are attributable to malnutrition. The prevalence of malnourished children in Pakistan is inclining. A knowledge gap exists due to availability of limited literature about the nutritional status of children in rural ...
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  12. ASSOCIATION BETWEEN PLACENTAL ABRUPTION AND CAESAREAN SECTION AMONG PATIENTS AT KHYBER TEACHING HOSPITAL PESHAWAR.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):172 (2016) PMID 27323587

    Ante partum haemorrhage remains to be a major cause of morbidity and mortality.30% of this haemorrhage is attributed to placental abruption. Along with other adverse maternal outcomes, it increases the risk of Caesarean sections in patients, which is a public health concern. This study was condu...
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  13. CONVERSION OF LAPAROSCOPIC CHOLECYSTECTOMY INTO OPEN CHOLECYSTECTOMY: AN EXPERIENCE IN 300 CASES.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):116 (2016) PMID 27323575

    Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is getting popularity in developing countries especially in Pakistan. Conversion from laparoscopic to open cholecystectomy is also common. This study intends to evaluate the causes of conversion from laparoscopic cholecystectomy to open cholecystectomy and to establi...
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  14. GIANT-CELL RICH ATRIAL MYXOMA: REPORT OF TWO CASES AND REVIEW OF LITERATURE.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):197 (2016) PMID 27323595

    The cases of two middle age males are presented who were incidentally diagnosed to have atrial myxoma. Both of them underwent successful surgical interventions. Histologically, both myxomas showed abundant multinucleated giant cells, in addition to typical myxoid stroma with stellate and cord-li...
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  15. ROLE OF MODIFIED ULTRFILTRATION IN ADULT CARDIAC SURGERY: A PROSPECTIVE RANDOMIZED CONTROL TRIAL.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):22 (2016) PMID 27323555

    Cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) is associated with morbidity and mortality. To reduce its adverse effect modified ultrafiltration is being increasingly employed. This study is planned to evaluate the benefits of modified ultrafiltration (MUF) in adult cardiac surgery. Eighty consecutive patients pr...
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  16. RISK FACTORS LEADING TO DEVELOPMENTAL COMPLICATIONS AFTER OPEN REDUCTION IN DEVELOPMENTAL DYSPLASIA OF HIP.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):26 (2016) PMID 27323556

    The developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH) is regarded as one of the commonest congenital deformities. Its incidence has been estimated to be one in 60 live births according to some estimates. Different forms of treatment modalities have been suggested and their success depends on the age of t...
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  17. EFFECT OF HORMONAL CONTRACEPTIVES ON SERUM SEROTONIN IN FEMALES OF REPRODUCTIVE AGE GROUP.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):56 (2016) PMID 27323563

    Many types of hormonal contraceptives are in use nowadays for example oral pills, emergency contraceptive pills, vaginal rings, implantable rods and injectable contraceptives (combined and progestogens only). The purpose of this study was to determine and compare serum serotonin levels in marrie...
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  18. ASSOCIATION OF MATERNAL PERIODONTITIS WITH LOW BIRTH WEIGHT IN NEWBORNS IN A TERTIARY CARE HOSPITAL.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):120 (2016) PMID 27323576

    Low birth weight is a major public health problem in Pakistan. So there is a need for identification of its modifiable risk factors like periodontitis which will reduce its burden on the society. The objectives of the study were to find out the association between maternal periodontitis and low ...
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  19. PERSPECTIVES REGARDING ANTENATAL CARE, DELIVERY AND BREAST FEEDING PRACTICES OF WOMEN FROM BALUCHISTAN, PAKISTAN.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):105 (2016) PMID 27323573

    Antenatal Care is one of the fundamental rights for women to safeguard their health. Neonatal mortality rates have remained relatively static, compared to the decline in infant and under 5 mortality rates, adverse practices regarding breast feeding and pre-lacteal feeds being the important facto...
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  20. EXPERIENCE WITH TITANIUM CAGES IN ANTERIOR CERVICAL DISCECTOMY AND FUSION.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):47 (2016) PMID 27323561

    Anterior cervical discectomy is a common procedure for treating patients for cervical disc prolapse. This study was conducted to study the surgical outcome and demographic characteristics of patients who were treated for anterior cervical disc prolapse. Study was conducted in the combined milita...
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