Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC

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1025-9589
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1819-2718
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  1. CHILDHOOD BLADDER STONES-AN ENDEMIC DISEASE OF DEVELOPING COUNTRIES.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 27(1):17 (2015) PMID 26182729

    Bladder calculi are one of the commonest health problems in young children especially in rural and underprivileged areas. All children of bladder stones operated at District Headquarter Hospital Mithi from July 2009 to June 2012 were included in this cross-sectional study. Data was collected reg...
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  2. CRYOPRESERVATION OF OOCYTES.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 27(1):22 (2015) PMID 26182730

    Various approaches have been utilized in attempting to cryopreserve oocytes, beginning with slow cooling and more recently the advent of technique of vitrification. Now it seems that oocyte cryopreservation is no longer an experimental technique and it is being increasingly utilized in clinics a...
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  3. WHY AREN'T WE CONDUCTING COHORT STUDIES?

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 27(1):1 (2015) PMID 26182725

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  4. TRENDS IN COMPLETE DENTURE IMPRESSIONS IN PAKISTAN.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 27(1):108 (2015) PMID 26182752

    Multiple materials and techniques have been reported for complete denture impressions in literature. The aim of the study was to assess the trends in complete denture impression materials and techniques among general dental practitioners (GDP) and specialists (SP) in Pakistan. In this cross-sect...
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  5. EARLY RESPONSE OF LOCAL STEROID INJECTION VERSUS MINI INCISION TECHNIQUE IN TREATMENT OF CARPAL TUNNEL SYNDROME.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 27(1):192 (2015) PMID 26182774

    Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is one of the commonest peripheral neuropathies which effects mainly middle aged women. Different techniques are being tried to decrease the postoperative pain in patients operated for CTS. The objective of this study was to compare effectiveness of local injection o...
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  6. PROPOLIS AS AN ANTIBACTERIAL AGENT AGAINST CLINICAL ISOLATES OF MDR-ACINETOBACTER BAUMANNII.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 27(1):216 (2015) PMID 26182780

    Multidrug resistant (MDR) Acinetobacter baumannii has emerged as an important health care problem. The organism is now identified as an important nosocomial pathogen particularly in the intensive care settings. The therapeutic options to treat this pathogen are limited; thus it needs testing for...
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  7. PYREXIA-INDUCED BRUGADA PHENOCOPY.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 27(1):228 (2015) PMID 26182783

    Brugada syndrome (BS) is characterized by a typical electrocardiographic (ECG) pattern in the right precordial leads and a predisposition to develop ventricular arrhythmias. Mutations in a subunit of cardiac sodium channel (SCN5A) have been linked to BS. Experimental studies in the literature su...
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  8. A SURVEY OF DEATH ADJUSTMENT IN THE INDIAN SUBCONTINENT.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 27(1):36 (2015) PMID 26182733

    The Death Adjustment Hypothesis (DAH) postulates two key themes. Its first part postulates that death should not be considered the end of existence and the second part emphasizes that the belief in immortal pattern of human existence can only be adopted in a morally rich life with the attitude t...
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  9. MEDICAL EXPULSIVE TREATMENT OF DISTAL URETERAL STONE USING TAMSULOSIN.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 27(1):48 (2015) PMID 26182736

    Many minimally invasive interventional techniques as well as expectant treatment exist for the management of lower ureteric calculi. This study was conducted to evaluate th efficacy of tamsulosin as an expulsive pharmacologic therapy for the treatment of distal uretern stone. This randomized con...
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  10. RELATIONSHIP OF ADIPONECTIN LEVEL WITH LIPID PROFILE IN TYPE-2 DIABETIC MEN WITH CORONARY HEART DISEASE.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 27(1):32 (2015) PMID 26182732

    Cerebro-vascular disease is a commonest long term complication of type-2 diabetes mellitus. The study was done to determine concentration of serum adiponectin and lipid profile in type-2 diabetic men with coronary heart disease (CHD) in the region of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK), and to find possibl...
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  11. INTRA OPERATIVE FROZEN EXAMINATION OF SENTINEL LYMPH NODE IN BREAST CANCER.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 27(1):40 (2015) PMID 26182734

    Sentinel node (SN) biopsy is the standard of care for the assessment of axilla in early breast cancer patients with clinically node negative disease. Confirmed absence of tumour deposit in node on intra operative frozen section (FS) examination saves the patient from complete axillary dissection...
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  12. COMPARISON OF PEAK EXPIRATORY FLOW RATE AND LIPID PROFILE IN ASYMPTOMATIC SMOKERS AND NON-SMOKERS.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 27(1):55 (2015) PMID 26182738

    Tobacco is the major risk factor for chronic obstructive airway disease (COAD), other pulmonary diseases, cancer, cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases. The objective of study was to determine the mean Peak Expiratory Flow Rate (PEFR) and serum lipid profile. in apparently healthy male smo...
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  13. TREATMENT OF DISTAL URETERIC STONES-COMPARATIVE EFFICACY OF TRANSURETERAL PNEUMATIC LITHOTRIPSY AND EXTRACORPOREAL SHOCK WAVE LITHOTRIPSY.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 27(1):140 (2015) PMID 26182760

    Ureteric stones greater than 6mm require intervention. Extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy (ESWL) and ureteroscopy (URS) with intra-corporeal lithotripsy (ICL) are two least invasive therapies. Both show acceptable stone clearance. What should be the first line of treatment in distal ureteric s...
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  14. ALT CHANGES AND ADVERSE EVENTS OF TELBIVUDINE IN HEPATITIS-B PATIENTS-AN EXPERIENCE OF 11 PATIENTS.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 27(1):241 (2015) PMID 26182788

    Hepatitis-B virus (HBV) infection is a major global health problem. Of the two billion people who have been infected, more than 350 million have chronic hepatitis. It is estimated that 235,000-328,000 people die annually due to liver cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma, we assessed the short ...
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  15. FREQUENCY OF HOSPITAL ACQUIRED HYPONATREMIA IN A PEDIATRIC TERTIARY CARE SETTING.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 27(3):560 (2015) PMID 26721007

    Hyponatremia is the most commonly encountered electrolyte disorder in children. In our country the epidemiology of hospital acquired hyponatremia has hardly ever been explored whereas the administration of hypotonic IV fluids is widely practiced here. Therefore we pioneered to conduct this study...
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  16. THE KNOCKED-OUT UNILATERAL KIDNEY! CAUSES AND PRESENTATION.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 27(3):656 (2015) PMID 26721033

    Due to lack of awareness and non-availability of proper medical facilities in Pakistan, patients with kidney problems tend to seek urological consultation very late when their kidney has already knocked-out. The aim of the study was to find the various presenting complaints of patients having un...
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  17. HEALTH RELATED QUALITY OF LIFE IN SCHOOL GOING ADOLESCENTS OF KHYBER PAKHTUN-KHWA PAKISTAN.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 27(3):594 (2015) PMID 26721016

    In several countries health related quality of life (HRQoL) scales have been used for adolescents, to assess the impact of disease. Health related quality of life scales are used on a range of different domains: physical, psychological, social and spiritual focusing on personal life including th...
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  18. EFFECT OF NEBIVOLOL ON TONE OF TRACHEAL MUSCLE OF GUINEA PIG.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 27(3):527 (2015) PMID 26720999

    The use of β-blockers is limited by adverse effects such as bronchospasm in asthmatics. Third generation β-blockers such as nebivolol may show better tolerability in asthmatic subjects because they lack β-blocker induced bronchoconstriction. Methods: Effects of nebivolol on the tracheal muscle s...
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  19. FLUOROSCOPY TIME DURING CARDIAC CATHETERIZATION PROCEDURES USING THE RADIAL AND FEMORAL ROUTES.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 27(3):569 (2015) PMID 26721009

    Use of trans-radial route for cardiac catheterization is on the rise but is associated with increased radiation exposure to the operator. Our aim was to compare the radiation exposure, by taking fluoroscopy time (FT) as a surrogate of radiation exposure, to the operator with femoral and radial r...
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  20. RELIABILITY AND VALIDITY OF BECK DEPRESSION INVENTORY AMONG GENERAL POPULATION IN KHYBER PAKHTUNKHWA, PAKISTAN.

    Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 27(3):573 (2015) PMID 26721010

    Beck Depression Inventory is frequently used for assessing depression across different cultures. Despite widely application of Beck Depression Inventory, there is surprisingly lack of empirical research on psychometric validation of this scale in Pakistan. In this regard the current study has de...
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