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.

Amna Yahya


Effective Cancer Management can only be Possible via a Multi-Disciplinary Team Approach – Need for Establishment of Site Specific Tumor Boards

Ahmed Nadeem Abbasi

In Pakistan there is no proper National Cancer Registry. The age-standardized rates (ASR) for cancer (all sites), 1995 to 1997 in Karachi South (KS) were 139.11/100000 in males

Received : May 16, 2016
Accepted : August 04, 2016


Pulmonary Hypertension in Sickle Cell Disease Patients: Correlation of TRV Jet with Serum NT-Pro BNP Concentration

Zeba Jabeen, Anil Pathare, Adil Al Riyami…

ABSTRACT: Objectives: The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of pulmonary hypertension [PH] and correlate it with the…

Received: June 20, 2016
Revised: August 10, 2016
Accepted: August 10, 2016


Invitro Antibacterial Activity of Ethanolic Extracts of Dietary Spices Against Clinical Isolates.

Tanveer Abbas, Faryal Liaquat, Najma Shaheen…

ABSTRACT: The invitro antibacterial activity of ethanolic extracts of three dietary spices Coriandum sativum (Coriander), Curcuma longa (Turmeric) and…

Received: June 13, 2016
Revised: July 22, 2016
Accepted: August 4, 2016


LABs Responsible for Enhancing Antibiotic Susceptibility Pattern and Gene Transference.

Maham Ghouri, Naheed Afshan, Sumaira Javed…

ABSTRACT: Probiotics are gram positive organisms considered beneficial for combating with various pathogens. Most of them are antibiotic resistant …

Received: May 14, 2016
Revised: July 26, 2016
Accepted: August 5, 2016


Descriptive Controlled Study Regarding the Effects of Negative Chronotropic Agents on Lowering Heart Rate and Morning Surge in a Tertiary Care Hospital.

Saad Hameed, Aysha Almas, Fahad Shabbir Ahmed…

ABSTRACT: Objective: To determine the optimal therapy for lowering the heart rate (HR) of cardio-compromised patients by observing the effect of …

Received: May 15, 2016
Revised: July 01, 2016
Accepted: August 04, 2016


High PATI Score is Associated with Increase Mortality in Patients with Penetrating Abdominal Injuries; A Retrospective Review

Syed Zohaib Gulzar Naqvi, Shahrukh Effandi and Hasnain Zafar.

ABSTRACT: Background: Worldwide, injuries due to violence constitute eighth leading cause of death. Penetrating abdominal injuries account for …

Received: May 16, 2016
Revised: June 23, 2016
Accepted: August 04, 2016


Intestinal Obstruction Caused by Retained Surgical Swab

Urooj Akmal, Abdul Qaiyoume Amini and Shahida Perveen Afridi

ABSTRACT: Retained surgical swab (RSS) is an infrequent and avoidable complication after any type of abdomino-pelvic surgeries which leads to …

Received: April 24, 2016
Revised: July 26, 2016
Accepted: August 04, 2016


CNS Relapse in Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia: A Rare Occurrence

Umbreen Hashim, Ayesha Junaid, Imran N. Ahmad…

ABSTRACT: Acute Promyelocytic leukemia with central nervous system involvement is one of the rarest occurrences. A 25 year old lady, admitted …

Received: May 10, 2016
Revised: June 25, 2016
Accepted: August 04, 2016


Bortezomib-Induced Cardiac Dysfunction in a Patient with Plasma Cell Leukemia–A Remote Complication

Zunaira Rafiq, Mehwesh Taj and Tahir Shamsi

ABSTRACT: Bortezomib is an important proteasome inhibitor widely used in plasma cell neoplasms. An acute cardiac dysfunction is not a frequent side …

Received: May 15, 2016
Revised: August 05, 2016
Accepted: August 22, 2016


Vol. 1, No 1, 2016
Vol. 1, No 1, 2016