Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC

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1025-9589
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1819-2718
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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. LOW BONE MINERAL DENSITY AMONG PATIENTS WITH NEWLY DIAGNOSED RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):175 (2016) PMID 27323588

    Osteoporosis is an early and common feature in rheumatoid arthritis. Apart from other manifestations, Osteoporosis is an extra-articular manifestation of rheumatoid arthritis whichmay result in increased risk of fractures, morbidity mortality, and associated healthcare costs. This study evaluate...
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  16. PREVALENCE AND ASSOCIATED FACTORS OF DENTAL CARIES, GINGIVITIS, AND CALCULUS DEPOSITS IN SCHOOL CHILDREN OF SARGODHA DISTRICT, PAKISTAN.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):152 (2016) PMID 27323582

    According to a pathfinder survey conducted by World Health Organization, dental caries is the single most common chronic childhood disease in Pakistan. The update information regarding dental health of school children of Sargodha district is required to plan community caries prevention programs ...
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  17. MUMPS MYOCARDITIS: A FORGOTTEN DISEASE?

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):201 (2016) PMID 27323597

    Mumps is an acute viral illness that follows a self-limiting course but up to 10% of cases have a complicated course with the involvement of other organ systems. Myocarditis is reported as a complication but the incidence has greatly fallen ever since the development of the mumps vaccine. A chil...
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  18. EPIDERMOLYSIS BULLOSA IN THE NEWBORN.
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    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):186 (2016) PMID 27323591

    We present the case of a new-born baby girl who was delivered at term to a young primigravida mother. The pregnancy was booked late and had no antenatal medical or surgical complications. The baby was born vaginally and had a normal initial examination. However after three hours of birth the bab...
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  19. PERFORATED DUODENAL ULCER ASSOCIATED WITH SITUS INVERSUS AND DEXTROCARDIA.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 28(1):199 (2016) PMID 27323596

    A 32 years old gentleman, presented in emergency department, with complaints of sudden onset of severe upper abdominal pain, associated with nausea and vomiting. He was a known case of acid peptic disease. His abdominal examination showed signs of peritonitis. X-ray chest showed pneumoperitoneum...
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  20. 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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