Pakistan Journal of Medical Research

July – September    2012                                 ISSN: 0030-9842                                Volume: 51  No. 3








Measles- Preventable but More Efforts are Needed                                                                                                                             Full Text               66

Muhammad Arif Nadeem Saqib


Original Articles


Measles Antibodies in Children Aged 5-7 Years in Karachi                                                                                                          Full Text              68

Sultana Habibullah


Comparison of Different ICT Kits for HBsAg and Anti HCV Using Gold Standard ELISA                                    Full Text              72

Ijaz Hayder, Waquaruddin Ahmed, Syed Ejaz Alam


Assessment of Knowledge, Attitude and Practices Pattern of Hand Washing in Some

Major Public Sector Hospitals of Pakistan (A Multi-Center Study)                                                                                           Full Text              76

Masood Hussain Rao, Ghazala Mohyuddin Arain, Misbahul Islam Khan, Ijaz-ul-Haque Taseer,

Kanaya Lal Talreja, Ghazanfar Ali, Muhammad Khashif Munir, Saima Naz, Iqbal Hussain, Jamil Ahmed


Levels of 25-OH Vitamin D in Healthy Asymptomatic Adults: Pilot Study                                                                           Full Text              82

Rabail Javed, Sidra Yasmin Malik, Saima Yaqub,  Farkhanda Ghafoor, Muhammad Asim


Effects of Exercise on Metabolic Markers and Biomarkers of Inflammation in Hypertensive cases:

A Randomized Controlled Trial                                                                                                                                                                        Full Text              87

Sikiru Lamina, Shmaila Mustapha Hanif, Chuba Goddy Okoye


Knowledge, Attitude and Practices of Dentists about Hepatitis B and C Infection in Lahore                                    Full Text              93

Asia Batool, Misbah Ul Islam Khan Sherwani, Khatoon Akhtar Bano, Muhammad Aasim


Prevalence of Overweight and Obesity and their Relation to Hypertension in

Adult Male Population of Fars Province of Iran                                                                                                                                    Full Text              97

Eskandar Rahimi, Majid Chahardah Cheric


Case Report


Lunate Dislocation                                                                                                                                                                                                   Full Text              101

Khaled Al Assiri, Javaid Iqbal, M Akhtar Khan Raja


Short Communication


Bacterial Pathogens Causing Severe Acute Watery Diarrhea During a Summer Month in a

Tertiary Care Setting, Islamabad                                                                                                                                                                      Full Text              104

Umbreen Akhtar, Nabeel Muzaffar Syed, Iftikhar Ahmed Malik, Mehdi Hassan Naqvi1, Junaid A. Bhatti


Review Article


Acute Liver Failure: An Update                                                                                                                                                                       Full Text               107

Nasir Khokhar, Tariq Khan Niazi






Pakistan Medical Research Council


Internationally Indexed:  Abstr. Hyg., Biol. Abstr., Nutr. Abstr, IMEMR

Cited in:  Ulrich’s Periodicals Directory, EBSCO, Directory of Health Research Pakistan

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