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RMJ. Year: 2016, Volume: 41, Issue: 3


  1. Household food insecurity- a major public health problem
    Akhtar Ali Qureshi
    RMJ. 2016; 41(3): 276-276
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  2. Original Research

  3. Etiology of cirrhosis among adults in Karachi- perspective from three tertiary care hospitals
    Wajahat Fareed, Abubakar Tauseef, Sadia Wasay, Tanveer Alam, Raisa Altaf, Zunaira nawaz
    RMJ. 2016; 41(3): 277-279
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  4. Hematological side effects of pegylated interferon alpha 2a and ribavirin therapy at Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zaid Hospital, Rawalakot, Pakistan
    Shazia Siddiq, Faiza Batool, Kausar Malik
    RMJ. 2016; 41(3): 280-282
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  5. A single-center experience of carotid artery stenting by a single operator in a tertiary care setting in Pakistan
    Avais Raja, Ayesha Hassan, Hana Manzoor, Fadia Masud, Yusuf Hassan
    RMJ. 2016; 41(3): 283-286
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  6. Demography of neuropsychiatric patients presenting in tertiary care hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    Qamar-un-Nisa, Ayesha Sarwat, Sadaf Ahmed Asim, Mohd. Aurangzeb, Akhtar Ali Baloch, Salman Abbas, Azm–ul-Hussain, Faiza Ghuman, Sadia Iqbal, Muhammad Masroor
    RMJ. 2016; 41(3): 287-290
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  7. Importance of Vitamin K prophylaxis in prevention of antibiotic induced coagulopathy
    Tooba Riaz, Bushra Saeed, Jaweria Faisal, Aneela Shaheen, Saima Batool
    RMJ. 2016; 41(3): 291-294
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  8. Prevalence of vitamin B12 deficiency in patients with type 2 diabetes taking metformin: a developing country perspective
    Pawan Kumar, Amrat Kumar, Muhammed Tanveer Alam, Arvind Kumar Sharda, Tazeen Rasheed, Muhammed Aurangzeb, Muhammed Masroor
    RMJ. 2016; 41(3): 295-299
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  9. In vitro activity of tetracyclines against multi-drug resistant Acinetobacter baumannii
    Afreenish Hassan, Javaid Usman, Fatima Kaleem, Maria Mushtaq Gill, Ali Khalid, Muhammad Iqbal
    RMJ. 2016; 41(3): 300-303
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  10. Kyphosis correction loss in thoracolumbar fractures managed with posterior short segment stabilization with and without bony fusion
    Khizer Ghalib, Omer Khalid Farooq, Inam ur Rahim, Muhammad Naveed, Faisal Nazeer Hussain
    RMJ. 2016; 41(3): 304-307
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  11. Postoperative iatrogenic radial nerve palsy in open reduction internal fixation of humeral shaft fractures
    Muhammad Inam, Ismail Khan, Ihsanullah, Mohammad Saeed
    RMJ. 2016; 41(3): 308-311
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  12. Effect of preoperative lidocaine infusion on postoperative morphine requirements in major laparotomy surgery
    Jamal Rahaymeh, Mufeed Alkhalaileh, Abdulelah Meqbel, Balgees Almajali, Rawan Al Dabas
    RMJ. 2016; 41(3): 312-315
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  13. Anatomical variations: Dangerous culprits behind difficult cholecystectomies
    Bushra Shaikh, Imammudin Balkhani Baloach, Saima Athar Shaikh
    RMJ. 2016; 41(3): 316-319
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  14. Frequency of prostate cancer in clinically benign prostate in patients underging transuretheral resection of prostate
    Asad ur Rehman, Durre Shohab, Mohammad Imran Jamil, Saeed Akhter
    RMJ. 2016; 41(3): 320-322
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  15. Histopathological pattern of prostate lesions in patients suffering from prostatism
    Mohammad Sajjad Khattak, Zardali Khan, Mohammad Akram
    RMJ. 2016; 41(3): 323-326
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  16. Frequency of intracranial and intraorbital extension in fungal sinonasal polyposis: a study at Civil Hospital, Karachi
    Tarique Zahid Khan, Zeba Ahmed, Murtaza Ahsan Ansari
    RMJ. 2016; 41(3): 327-330
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  17. Frequency of intrauterine death in prolonged pregnancy
    Shamaila Tanveer, Humaira Hafeez, Shazia Amir Khan, Aisha Hanif Khan
    RMJ. 2016; 41(3): 331-334
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  18. Frequency of placental infarct and fetal outcome in hypertensive primigravidas
    Samra Yousaf Butt, Sara Ejaz, Khadija Waheed
    RMJ. 2016; 41(3): 335-338
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  19. Immunoprophylaxis in Rh Incompatibility
    Sadia Fahim, Muntiha Sarosh, Nikhat Ahsan
    RMJ. 2016; 41(3): 339-341
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  20. Leptin as an early pregnancy marker for pregnancy induced hypertension
    Huma Tasleem, Tasneem Akhter, Haider Ghazanfar, Samina Tasleem, Salman Assad
    RMJ. 2016; 41(3): 342-345
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  21. Effects of gender in automated urinalysis test results as predictors of true urinary tract infection in infants
    Kağan Huysal, Yasemin Üstündağ Budak, Murat Tutanc, Nihat Kutluay, Hakan Erdoğan
    RMJ. 2016; 41(3): 346-350
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  22. Views of patients regarding services provided by Basic Health Units of Larkana District, Pakistan
    Khurshid Ahmed Abbasi, Shankar Lal, Arbab Ali Junejo, Saeed Ahmed Sheikh, Prih Korai, Shabir Larik
    RMJ. 2016; 41(3): 351-354
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  23. Bioequivalence study of Atorvastatin by HPLC with UV-detection
    Imrana Maqsood Khan, Bushra Tayyaba Khan, Muzammil Hasan Najmi, Shahzadi Sabah, Tausif Ahmed
    RMJ. 2016; 41(3): 354-359
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  24. Extraction of trace minerals from some important medicinal plants growing in District of Kamber/Shahdadkot, Sind, Pakistan
    Abdul Hameed Lanjwani, Allah Bux Ghanghro, Fahmida Memon Memon, Muhammad Najeeb Memon, Irshad Hussain Ghanghro, Mahvish Jabeen Channa
    RMJ. 2016; 41(3): 360-362
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  25. Nutritional composition of Rhazya stricta: A local medicinal plant of Kech Region, Pakistan
    Wahid Bakhsh Baloch, Naima Memon, Mona Rani, Abdul Rasool Abbasi, Shaista Khan, Allah Nawaz Memon, Hassan Imran Afridi, Inayat Ullah
    RMJ. 2016; 41(3): 363-368
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  26. Research barriers and facilitators of physical therapists of Pakistan
    Arshad Nawaz Malik, Sahreen Anwar, Furqan Ahmed Siddiqi
    RMJ. 2016; 41(3): 369-372
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  27. Household Food Insecurity and Its Impact on Children Health in Rural Faisalabad
    Farkhand Anjum, Muhammad Asim, Kanwal Asghar Awan, Aqeela Saghir, Yasir Nawaz
    RMJ. 2016; 41(3): 373-376
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  28. Case Report

  29. Liver abscess in a preterm neonate
    hashem Ezzat Aqrabawi, Najwa William Sonna
    RMJ. 2016; 41(3): 377-378
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  30. Tracheocele presenting as a case of persistent difficult ventilation and subcutaneous emphysema post tracheostomy
    Xing Yi Yeoh, Dina Hashim
    RMJ. 2016; 41(3): 379-381
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  31. A newborn with thoracic and lumbosacral meningoceles without neurological deficit
    Hashem E Aqrabawi, Ra'ed M Aljubour, Abdallah H Almhairat, Omer A Alelwan, Emad ALdeen S AL-Shara
    RMJ. 2016; 41(3): 382-384
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  32. Association of hypophosphatemic osteomalacia with neurofibromatosis type 1
    Nabeela Iqbal, Shamima Hanif, Syed Khalid Shah, Mir Zaman Kasi
    RMJ. 2016; 41(3): 385-386
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  33. Monitored anesthesia care using dexmedetomidine for subxiphoid pericardiostomy with Patient State Index monitoring
    Eunsu Kang, Ki Hwa Lee, Sehun Kim
    RMJ. 2016; 41(3): 387-390
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  34. Letter to the Editor

  35. Oropharyngeal airway: local product and global standard
    Yong Han Kim, Se Hun Kim, Eunsu Kang
    RMJ. 2016; 41(3): 391-391
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