Case Reports

CNS Relapse in Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia: A Rare Occurrence ABSTRACT: Acute Promyelocytic leukemia with central nervous system involvement is one of the rarest occurrences. A 25 year old lady, admitted at Shifa International Hospital Islamabad, with complaints of menorrhagia, bruises, petechiae, headache and vomiting. Her laboratory investigation showed patient being in disseminated intravascular coagulation. Complete blood counts and […]

Review Article

High PATI Score is Associated with Increase Mortality in Patients with Penetrating Abdominal Injuries; A Retrospective Review ABSTRACT: Background: Worldwide, injuries due to violence constitute eighth leading cause of death. Penetrating abdominal injuries account for third most common area involved. In literature PATI has been utilized to estimate the severity of abdominal trauma, decision making regarding repairing the […]

Research Articles

Pulmonary Hypertension in Sickle Cell Disease Patients: Correlation of TRV Jet with Serum NT-Pro BNP Concentration ABSTRACT: Objectives: The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of pulmonary hypertension [PH] and correlate it with the laboratory markers of hemolysis and serum NT-pro brain natriuretic peptide [BNP] concentrations in Sickle cell disease [SCD] patients from Oman.  Download […]

Perspective

Effective Cancer Management can only be Possible via a Multi-Disciplinary Team Approach – Need for Establishment of Site Specific Tumor Boards Ahmed Nadeem Abbasi Department, Section of Radiation Oncology, Department of Oncology. The Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan  Download

Editorial

Inaugural Message In the field of health sciences, research based work is progressing day by day and need to accredit and publish original work of authors is addressed in many ways. We have tried to lay a foundation stone and a platform to serve and help medical and health sciences research accomplishments in Pakistan and […]