Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC

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1025-9589
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1819-2718
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  1. UNIQUE PRESENTATION OF OSTEOPETROSIS.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):191 (2016) PMID 27323593

    Osteopetrosis is a rare hereditary disorder of osteoclast dysfunction leading to abnormally dense and sclerotic bones that are fragile and break easily. It can be inherited in various patterns like autosomal-dominant, autosomal-recessive or as X-linked traits, but the most grievous forms of its ...
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  2. ARE WE TELLING THE DIABETIC PATIENTS ADEQUATELY ABOUT FOOT CARE?.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):161 (2016) PMID 27323584

    Diabetes mellitus affects more than 285 million people worldwide. The prevalenceis expected to rise to 439 million by the year 2030. Diabetic foot ulcers precede 84% of non-traumatic amputations in diabetics. One lower limb is lost every 30 seconds around the worldbecause of diabetic foot ulcera...
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  3. ROLE OF DIAGNOSTIC LAPAROSCOPY IN EVALUATION AND TREATMENT OF CHRONIC ABDOMINAL PAIN IN CHILDREN.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):35 (2016) PMID 27323558

    Chronic abdominal Pain in children is a very common cause of hospital admission. Many of them are discharged without a diagnosis even after battery of investigations. Laparoscopy plays a significant role in diagnosis and management of many causes of acute and chronic abdominal pain. The purpose ...
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  4. OVERVIEW OF EXAMINATION STANDARDS AND EVALUATION PROCESS CONDUCTED BY OUT-SOURCED UNIVERSITIES BY PAKISTAN MEDICAL AND DENTAL COUNCIL FOR FOREIGN QUALIFIED MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS IN PAKISTAN.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):126 (2016) PMID 27323577

    Pakistani nationals that obtained foreign basic/additional medical/dental qualifications need to be registered with Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) to serve in health delivery system after qualifying the National Examination Board (NEB) conducted by the outsourced universities. The ai...
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  5. 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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  6. PARENTAL AND SCHOOL INFLUENCES ON PHYSICAL ACTIVITY LEVELS OF HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS IN HYDERABAD, PAKISTAN.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):110 (2016) PMID 27323574

    Childhood physical activity (PA) is an important determinant of health in adults which is influenced by the environment in and outside of home. We aimed to determine the contribution of parental and school factors on student's PA in this study. This cross sectional study was conducted on student...
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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. CHANGING CLINICAL PROFILE OF ACUTE RHEUMATIC FEVER AND RHEUMATIC RECURRENCE.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):141 (2016) PMID 27323580

    Clinical profile of acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic recurrence seems to have changed in countries where rheumatic fever is still endemic. The objectives of this study were to compare clinical profile and outcome of patients suffering initial and recurrent episodes of acute rheumatic fever in...
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  10. WHIPPLE PROCEDURE: PANCREATICOGASTROSTOMY VERSUS PANCREATICOJEJUNOSTOMY: A LITERATURE REVIEW.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):179 (2016) PMID 27323589

    Pancreatic cancer is one of the leading causes of oncologic morbidity and mortality worldwide. The definitive surgical management for pancreatic cancer includes pancreaticoduodenectomy with either anastomosis to, or implantation of remnant pancreas to the stomach (pancreaticogastrostomy) or the ...
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  11. ZIKA VIRUS INFECTION; VERTICAL TRANSMISSION AND FOETAL CONGENITAL ANOMALIES.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):1 (2016) PMID 27323550

    Zika virus (ZIKV) is an arbovirus belonging to flaviviridae family that includes Dengue, West Nile, and Yellow Fever among others. Zika virus was first discovered in 1947 in Zika forest of Uganda. It is a vector borne disease, which has been sporadically reported mostly from Africa, Pacific isla...
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  12. 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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  13. MORPHOLOGICAL PATTERN AND FREQUENCY OF CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM TUMOURS IN CHILDREN.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):44 (2016) PMID 27323560

    Recent studies, including a comprehensive study by National Cancer Institute, have shown that a significant increase in the incidence of childhood brain tumours makes them the most common paediatric tumour. The objectives of this study were to determine the frequency of central nervous system tu...
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  14. EXPRESION OF P53 IN OVARAN EPITHELIAL TUMOURS AND ITS CORRELATION WITH HISTOPATHOLOGICAL PARAMETERS.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):3 (2016) PMID 27323551

    Ovarian cancers are the leading cause of death among gynaecologic neoplasms. The most common form of ovarian tumours is surface epithelial tumours divided as benign, borderline and malignant. Of particular interest are borderline tumours, because the pathologist may rely on some what vague morph...
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  15. INCIDENCE, OUTCOME AND RISK FACTORS FOR SEPSIS--A TWO YEAR RETROSPECTIVE STUDY AT SURGICAL INTENSIVE CARE UNIT OF A TEACHING HOSPITAL IN PAKISTAN.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):79 (2016) PMID 27323568

    Sepsis is amongst the leading causes of admission to the intensive care units and is associated with a high mortality. However, data from developing countries is scares. Aim of conducting this study was to determine the incidence, outcome and risk factors for sepsis on admission to surgical inte...
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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCES AT UNIVERSITY OF HEALTH SCIENCES: THE WAY FORWARD.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):157 (2016) PMID 27323583

    The association of medical ethics with teaching and training and health profession has been informal, largely dependent on role modelling and the social contract of the physicians with the community that they abide by. This study was conducted to examine the effect, if any, of introducing the su...
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  20. SHORT STATURE: WHA T IS THE CAUSE IN OUR POPULATION.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):135 (2016) PMID 27323579

    Globally children and adolescents with growth failure are referred to specialized units for evaluation and management. We designed this study to determine the cause of short stature in children and adolescents referred to our endocrine unit for evaluation and further management. This descriptive...
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