Journal of Ayub Medical College (JAMC)

ISSN 1025-9589 (Print), ISSN 1819-2718 (Online)

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JAMC 20(1): Jan-Mar 2008



A journey from member of editorial board to Chief Editor                                                                               1

Tariq Mufti

Original ArticleS

Clinical laboratory values during diabetic pregnancies                                                                                            3

Pilsczek FH, Renn W, Hardin H, Schmülling RM

Antibiotic susceptibility of pathogens isolated from patients with community-acquired respiratory tract infections in Pakistan–The active study                                                                                                                       7

Zafar A, Hussain Z, Lomama E, Sibille S, Irfan S, Khan E

‘Gastro’ of Mirpur Khas (Sindh) is resolved                                                                                                              10

Abdul Hannan, Mahwish Raja, Muhammad Usman Arshad, Muhammad Absar

Role of serum leptin level as a marker of severity of pre eclampsia                                                                     13

Firdous Mumtaz, Abdul Razaq Memon, Sajida Yousfani, S. M. Tahir, Imdad Khushk, Mumtaz Memon,

Amna Memon

Evaluation of results of interlocking nails in femur fractures due to high velocity gunshot Injuries           16

Mian Amjad Ali, Syed Amjad Hussain, Muhammad Shoaib Khan

Secretion of total solids (Solutes) in the saliva of long-term tobacco users                                                         20

Ghulam Jillani Khan, Rashid Mahmood, Ihtesham-ul-Haq, Salah-ud-Din

Infection in orthopaedic implant surgery, its risk factors and outcome                                                               23

Muhammad Shoaib Khan, Saif ur Rehman, Mian Amjad Ali, Babar Sultan, Shahid Sultan

Off pump coronary artery surgery and intraoperative safety–experience at AFIC/NIHD, Rawalpindi          26

Mahrukh Zahoor, Muhammed Afsheen Iqbal, Shahab Naqvi, Azhar Rasheed, S. Afzal Ahmad

In hospital outcome of patients undergoing coronary endarterectomy:

Comparison between off-pump vs on pump CABG                                                                                                     31

Imran Hussain, Abdul Ghaffar, Ahmad Shahbaz, Waqas Sami, Amina Muhammad, Nadia Seher,

Fazal Wahab, Jawad Sajid Khan

Reasons for delay in inpatient admission at an emergency department                                                               38

Mohammad A. Tashkandy, Zohair Jamil Gazzaz, Mian Usman Farooq, Khalid O. Dhafar

Pattern of malocclusion in orthodontic patients: A hospital based study                                                             43

Gul-e-Erum, Mubassar Fida

Bone mass measurement and factors associated with risk of fracture in a group of peri-and postmenoupausal women                                                                                                                                                48

Asma Rasheed, Rukhshan Khurshid, Latif Aftab

Appropriateness of knowledge and practices of dentists relating to using clasps in removable partial dentures                                                                                                                                                                            52

Muhammad Fayyaz, Fazal Ghani

Knowledge, attitude and experience of menopause                                                                                                    56

Nisar Nusrat, Zehra Nishat, Haider Gulfareen, Munir Aftab, Naeem Asia

Frequency of renal stone disease in patients with urinary tract infection                                                           60

Hizbullah Jan, Ismail Akbar, Haider Kamran, Jehangir Khan

Frequency and clinical presentation of uti among children of Hazara Division, Pakistan                              63

Anis-ur-Rehman, Muhammad Jahanzeb, Tahir Saeed Siddiqui, Muhammad Idris

Scalp as a donor site for split thickness skin grafts                                                                                                66

Kamran Khalid, Moazzam Nazeer Tarar, Farrukh Mahmood, Falak Sher Malik,

Muhammad Younas Mehrose, Ata-ul-Haq

Early appendicectomy in appendicular mass–A Liaquat University hospital experience                                  70

Malik Arshad, Laghari A. Aziz, Mallah Qasim, K. Altaf Hussain Talpur

Diagnostic evaluation of patients presenting with bleeding per rectum by colonoscopy                                   73

Nadeem Zia, Tassawar Hussain, Amjad Salamat, Shakeel Mirza, Fayyaz Hassan, Ayesha Waqar

Office management of benign paroxysmal positional vertigo with Epley’s maneuver                                        77

Sheikh Saadat Ullah Waleem, Sher Muhammad Malik, Saeed Ullah, Zaheer ul Hassan

Predictors of positive thallium 201 single photon emission computed tomography

in patients of end stage renal disease                                                                                                                          80

Irfan Majeed, Muhammad Ayub, Abdul Rehman Abid, Muhammad Azhar

To study the significance of apoptotic enzyme granzyme H in breast cancer patients                                      84

Naheed Z Razvi, Rukhshan Khurshid, Saeed Ahmed Nagra

Frequency of second stage intervention and its outcome in relation with instrumental vaginal delivery versus caesarean section                                                                                                                                               87

Shahla Baloch, Meharunnissa Khaskheli, Imdad A. Khushk, Aneela Sheeba

Appraisal of the knowledge of Internet users of Pakistan regarding hepatitis using on-line survey            91

Bader Faiyaz Zuberi, Faisal Faiyaz Zuberi, Aneel Vasvani, Nabiha Faisal, Salahuddin Afsar,

Javeria Rehman, Beenish Qamar, Batool Jaffery

Evaluation of auditory perception skills development in profoundly deaf children following

cochlear implantation                                                                                                                                                     94

Zakirullah, Nadeem Mukhtar, M. Iqbal. J. Khan, Mamoona Ahsan Shahid Ali Shah

Departmental audit of malaria control programme 2001-2005 North West Frontier Province (NWFP)      98

Sabina Aziz Asif

The relationship of caries with oral hygiene status and extra–oral risk factors                                             103

Mohammed Mustahsen ur Rehman, Noha Mahmood

Severe Acute Maternal Morbidity and intensive care in a public sector University Hospital of Pakistan   109

Bibi S, Memon A, Sheikh JM, Qureshi AH

Aerobic vaginal pathogens and their sensitivity pattern                                                                                                                                                                113

Shamim Mumtaz, Mumtaz Ahmad, Irum Aftab, Naeem Akhtar, Masood ul Hassan, Abdul Hamid

Knowledge about ionising and non-ionising radiation among medical students                                               118

Syed Mohammed Mubeen, Qamar Abbas, Nighat Nisar

Duration of lactational amenorrhoea: A hospital based survey in district Abbottabad                                    122

Aqeel Subhani, Gultasib Khan Gill, Ansa Islam, Malik Maryam, Anjum Ali Garzedi

Pattern of encephaloceles: A case series                                                                                                                 125

Riaz A. Raja, Aftab A. Qureshi, Abdul Rauf Memon, Hamid Ali, Vash Dev

Review Article

Treatment and vaccination for Hepatitis C: present and future                                                                                                                                                 129

Ali Jawaid, Ali Khan Khuwaja

Case Reports

An unusual case of thorax compression                                                                                                                   134

Bülent Eren, Nursel Türkmen, Recep Fedakar

A case report of gastroparesis secondary to acute renal failure                                                                         136

Fahim A, Macleod D

Hypocalcemia with bony metastases in prostate cancer                                                                                        138

Bangaru Babu Pusulari, Raza Ali Akbar, Mehmood Butt, Sheikh Moeen ul Haq

Gastroenteritis exhumed                                                                                                                                             140

Mian Mujahid Shah, Adil Jan, Anjum Zia Munawwar, Muhammad Arif, Riaz Ahmed

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