ISSN 0303-5212

RMJ. Year: 2023, Volume: 48, Issue: 2


  1. ERAS: anesthetist’s perspective!
    Ayesha Fatima, Tassadaq Khurshid
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 272-273
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  2. Original Research

  3. Knowledge, attitude and practices of medical students regarding COVID-19 pandemic, Baghdad, Iraq 2022
    Ghaidaa Rifaat Hamid
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 274-277
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/rmj.20230106050554

  4. Life Satisfaction and Anxiety in the time of COVID-19 pandemic among general public
    Syeda Razia Bukhari, Sitara Asim
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 278-280
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  5. COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy and its related factors among Iraqi diabetic patients
    Hussein Abdulmohsin Dabis, Rajaa Ibrahim Abed
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 281-285
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/rmj.20230308035353

  6. Relationship between health consciousness, self-compassion and social connectedness among adolescents and young adults during covid-19 lockdown
    Arsalan Haider, Kainat Zia, Maaz Sultan, Ayesha Nida
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 286-288
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  7. Mother’s knowledge concerning preventive measures of their children during the COVID-19 period
    Shahznan Hassan Badr, Mohammed Talib Abed, Ibrahim Faris
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 289-292
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  8. Effectiveness of interventional program on nurses' practice about chest physiotherapy techniques for patients with Corona virus disease
    Ahmed Yassin Khadyer, Sabah Abbas Ahmed
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 293-296
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/rmj.20230309075431

  9. Comparison of clinical spectrum of omicron strain with previous strains of SARS-CoV 2 in Islamabad, Pakistan
    Muhammad Ali, Sehrish Asad, Arshia Bilal, Sher Muhammad Malik, Nighat Arif, Farhat Jabeen Malik
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 297-300
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  10. Behavior of men having sex with men with HIV-positive population in preventing HIV/AIDS transmission: A phenomenology study
    M. Nur Khamid, Eti Poncorini Pamungkasari, Argyo Demartoto, Dewi Rokhmah
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 301-304
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/rmj.20230222011700

  11. Frequency of ischemic mitral regurgitation in patients with Non ST elevation MI
    Batool Jawaid, Hareem Jawaid, Faisal Ahmed, Syeda UmmeHani, Sher Muhammad, Bashir Hanif
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 305-308
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  12. Prevalence of atrial fibrillation in acute ischemic stroke
    Abdul Hameed Kiani, Shiekh Kashif Rahim, Raja Farhat Shoaib, Nisar Ahmed, Khawaja Ashfaq Ahmed, Tanveer Ahmed Raja
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 309-311
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  13. Incidence of fluconazole resistance in candida spp. among immunocompromised patients
    Madiha Asghar, Basit Zeshan
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 312-315
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  14. Species identification of causative organism in cutaneous leishmaniasis using molecular and histopathology methods
    Amna Javed, Afnan Naeem, Sakhawat Ali, Hafsa Waseem, Javaid Usman, Warda Furqan
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 316-319
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  15. Instruction program for patient with peptic ulcer about physical and psychological status: a case-control study
    Haider Abd AL Ameer Twair AL Hamad, Huda Baker Hassan
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 320-323
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/rmj.20230308085706

  16. Colonoscopic findings in patients presenting with lower gastrointestinal bleeding at a tertiary care hospital
    Farman Ali, Naveed Aamir, Muhammad Kamran Hassan
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 324-326
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  17. Relationship between eating behaviors and gastrointestinal symptoms of children with autistic spectrum disorder
    Lena N. Sajad Al-Joburi, Abdul Mahdi A. Hasa, Ameera Jasim Al-Aaraji
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 327-330
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/rmj.20230213122258

  18. Prevalence of diabetes in young adults between 18-35 years of the population of Sukkur, Sindh, Pakistan
    Ghulam Yaseen Khokhar, Shiasta Khan, Vinay Kumar Jesrani, Irfan Ali Gabol, Manzar Ali Sethar
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 331-333
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  19. Effectiveness of an educational program on diabetic patients' knowledge about preventive measures for retinopathy
    Abbas F. Naji, Rajaa Ibrahim Abed
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 334-337
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/rmj.20230308043304

  20. Electrocardiographic findings in patients presenting with seizures within 12 hours of presenting in Emergency Department
    Arsalan Mufti, Shua Nasir, Lal Shehbaz, Inayat Ali Khan, Quratulain Khan, Asad Khan
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 338-342
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  21. Clinical features and pattern of Antiphospholipid antibodies in patients of antiphospholipid syndrome with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
    Sheharbano imran, Sadia Taj, Asadullah Khan, Qasim Ahmed, Zia ud din, Muhammad Faiq
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 343-347
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  22. Intentions of weight loss: An analysis of behaviour and physical factors
    Ayesha Basharat, Umm-e-Farwa, Syeda Rida Zainab, Tooba Ahmad, Hafiza Andleeb Sadia, Shahzaib Hassan
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 348-351
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  23. Knowledge, attitude and perception regarding e-cigarette among post graduate medical trainees in Pakistan
    Saima Akhter, Shaista Ghazal, Nadeem Rizvi, Hafsa Waqar Aziz, Usman Ali Warraich
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 352-356
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  24. Moderating role of self-efficacy in the relationship between self-generated thoughts and symptoms of depression among university students
    Iqra Kiran, Sadaf Ahsan, Saadiya Abbasi, Ayisha Naz
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 357-360
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  25. Demographic risk factors of prenatal obsessive compulsive symptoms in pregnant women
    Sameera Shafiq, Tayyeba Kiran, Qurat-ul-Ain Muhammad
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 361-364
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  26. Evaluation of tubal patency and its impact on ovarian blood flow and function: a comparison of hysterosalpingography and HyCoSy
    Wasan Adnan Abduhameed
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 365-369
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/rmj.20230209064737

  27. Use of two insulin sensitizers in ovulation induction for women with polycystic ovary syndrome
    Dhai Abdulalazize Rashid, Raghda Mohammed Bardan
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 370-374
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/rmj.20230121104735

  28. Histopathological study of ovarian masses with clinical correlation in Iraqi women from Kerbala City, Iraq
    Wafaa Redha Mohammed Al-Sabbagh, Fatin Hasim Al-Mosawi, Zahraa Ali Salih Al-Taee
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 375-378
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/rmj.20230121062503

  29. Nurses knowledge regarding to phototherapy at neonatal care units in Mosul City, Iraq
    Laith Nawfal Bura'a, Nasir Muwfaq Younis
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 379-381
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/rmj.20230206070704

  30. Effect of bubble CPAP (continuous positive airway pressure) on a newborn presenting with respiratory distress
    Arti Ahuja, Saifullah Jamro, Dili Jan Mugheri, Vijia Gemnani, Raheel Ahmed Shaikh, Faisal Saifullah Jamro
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 382-385
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  31. Role of flap fixation in reducing seroma formation in patients undergoing mrm in a tertiary care hospital of Pakistan
    Urooj Abassi Sughra Parveen, Rukhsana Hamid, Bushra Kiran Naeem, Batool Zehra, Zakia Nehal
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 386-389
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  32. Vacuum-assisted closure in diabetic foot: A tertiary care experience
    Syed Shams ud Din, Mirza Tassawar Hussain, Erum Bashir Khan, Aabid Ali, Muhammad Zaheen Gul, Sana Samad Khan
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 390-393
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  33. Comparison of functional and radiological outcomes of lower third closed tibia fractures treated by nail VS plate osteosynthesis
    Ahmed Suhail Ahmed, Hayder Omran Hayat Ali, Mohammed Shihab Aledanni, Tariq Khair Aulla Al-Asadi
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 394-398
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/rmj.20230326061218

  34. Comparative prospective study of knee pain in medial pararpatellar and transpatellar entry for interlocking nail fixation of tibia fracture
    Ramadhan Sabah Zaki, Sadiq Abaas Al-Mukhtar, Mohammed Shihab Aledanni, Ghadeer Hikmat Shaaya
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 399-402
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/rmj.20230327072228

  35. Advantages and disadvantages urethral advancement with subglanular tunnel (UASGT) versus tabularized incised plate (TIP) for distal hypospadias repair: A prospective comparative study
    Wadhah A. Almarzooq, Salam Abd-Elameer Yahya
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 403-406
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/rmj.20230312114251

  36. Spaghetti Wrist: A follow up review of 22 cases
    Omer Farooq Khalid, Tahir Mahmood, Asif Khan, Waseem Akbar, Faisal Nazeer Hussain
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 407-411
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  37. Scaphiod fractures: A retrospective analysis of possible causes of delayed diagnosis and non union in 38 cases in a tertiary care hospital of KPK
    Israr Ahmad, Noor Rahman, Wasim Anwar, Mohammad Arif
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 412-414
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  38. Exercise therapy mitigate symptoms of subacromial pain syndrome
    Ayesha Basharat, Muhammad Ramzan, Sajid Ali, Muhammad Mustafa Qamar, Mariam Javaid, Muhammad Ali
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 415-417
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  39. Effects of extensibility of latissimus dorsi in chronic mechanical low back pain
    Zainab Shehryar, Syed Shakil ur Rehman, Saira Jahan, Sara Khan, Faryal Akhtar, Ayesha Saddiqa
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 418-421
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  40. Prevalence of lateral epicondylitis among restaurant chefs with low level of serum Vitamin D
    Aamir Gul Memon, Falak Abdul Latif, Muhammad Sanaullah, Muhammad Imran Hussain, Samavia Irum, Faizan Ur Rehman
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 422-424
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  41. Single-step versus stepwise dilatation technique in percutaneous nephrolithotomy
    Batool Amer Attallah, Majed A Mohammad
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 425-428
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/rmj.20230311075832

  42. Efficacy of silodosin vs tamsulosin in medical expulsion of distal ureteral stones
    Zakir Hussain Rajpar, Kashifuddin Qayoum Soomro, Imran Memon, Shoukat Ali Mughal, Afhan Qayoom Shiekh, Aijaz Shaikh
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 429-431
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  43. Management of malakoplakia of urinary bladder: Our experience
    Riaz Hussain Mangrio, Khub Chand Rohra, Aamir Ali Shaikh, Safiullah Sohu, Nisar Ahmed Shaikh, Amanullah Abbasi
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 432-434
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  44. Medico legal characteristics of fire arm injuries: a prospective study of medico legal autopsies
    Rabail Altaf, Pardeep Kumar, Muhammad Qasim Memon, Abrar ul Hasnain Memon, Sultan Rajpar, Muhammad Ayob Jogi
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 435-439
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  45. Patients unfit for Lasik can benefit from implanted phakic copolymer lens
    Hind Ahmed Mahdi, Aber Abdul Amir Mohammad, Ali Yousif Alzubaidi
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 440-443
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  46. Prevalence of refractive errors among primary school students in Mosul City, Iraq
    Laith Essa Hassan, Humam Ghanim Ibrahim
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 444-447
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/rmj.20230305073651

  47. Assessment of nurse’s knowledge towards diabetic ketoacidosis in children in Mosul City, Iraq
    Rami Hassen Hussen Allawi, Mahmoud Mohammad Ahmed
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 448-451
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/rmj.20230224091121

  48. A retrospective cohort study of probable risk factors for Cerebral Palsy in Karachi, Pakistan
    Ammara Rafique, Hajra Naz
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 452-457
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  49. Bacteriological trends, antibiotic sensitivity and resistance patterns of human respiratory tract samples from tertiary care hospital
    Ambreen Fatima, Mehwish Sajjad, Kamran Dawood, Hareem Gohar, Sahar Iqbal, Shaheen Kouser
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 458-463
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  50. Microbial contamination of facemask used by dental surgeons in private dental clinics of Karachi, Pakistan
    Saqib Zafar, Saad Ahmed Khan, Kashif Aslam
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 464-467
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  51. Prevalence of endodontic mishaps and their management in private and public dental institutes in Punjab, Pakistan
    Hammad Hassan, Syed Moiz Ali, Sidra Riaz, Salman Aziz, Muhammad Nasir Saleem, Hina Zafar Raja
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 468-472
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  52. AUMED (Automatic Media Dispenser): Inovation in automatic liquid media dispenser as a support for microbiology laboratory diagnosis
    Rohmi Rohmi, Citra Dian Kholisha, Putri Ardiani Khaerunnisa, Hayatun Thoyibah, Yunan Jiwintarum, Maruni Wiwin Diarti
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 473-476
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/rmj.20230113023707

  53. Is it time to review diagnostic criteria of ovarian adenocarcinoma as well? Lessons from Hepatocellular carcinoma
    Asif Riaz Khan, Fauzia Abdus Samad, Abdus Samad Syed, Sharmin Arif, Anum Rafiq Khan, Aalia Mushtaq Chaudary
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 477-480
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  54. Service quality dimensions associated with user satisfaction in health laboratory center in Makassar, Indonesia
    Irmawaty Haeruddin, Amran Razak, Indar Indar, Darmawansyah Darmawansyah, Lalu Muhammad Shaleh, Andi Ummu Salmah
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 481-484
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/rmj.20230117034447

  55. Assessment of late adulthood knowledge about psychological frailty at Technical Institute-Suwaira, Middle Technical University, Iraq
    Ammar A. Okab, Sabah A. Ahmed
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 485-488
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/rmj.20230308082858

  56. Old ages’ attitudes and behaviors toward cardiovascular health promotion
    Hawraa Ali Mukhlif, Wissam Jabbar Qassim
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 489-492
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/rmj.20230310075851

  57. Burnout among academic clinicians: A sample from medical colleges in Baghdad, Iraq
    Nawar Sahib Khalil
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 493-496
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/rmj.20221224050207

  58. Effectiveness of virtual small group discussion: A qualitative study of dental student’s perception
    Khaloud Tariq, Waheed Azfar, Zakia Saleem, Fadia Asghar, Shazia Ibnerasa
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 497-500
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  59. Attitudes of consumers of Karachi towards OTC and herbal drugs
    Samana Zehra, Shumaila Qadir, Sheikh Abdul Khaliq, Zafar A. Mahmood, Iqbal Azhar
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 501-505
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  60. Impact of work environment on nurses’ job performance in Al-Nassiryah City Hospitals, Iraq
    Hussein Kadhim Abd Ali, Wissam Jabbar Qassem
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 506-509
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/rmj.20230308075055

  61. Effect of an education program on high school male students' knowledge about substance use
    Hashim Hamid Shabeeb, Qahtan Qassem Muhammad
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 510-513
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/rmj.20230308024220

  62. Mothers' knowledge and attitudes towards breastfeeding in Thi-Qar City, Iraq
    Hussein Abdulridha Ali, Firas Fadhil Abbas, Nasir Muwfaq Younis
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 514-517
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/rmj.20230130035306

  63. Role of in vitro ketamine in protecting the airways from bradykinin induced contraction
    Wardha Mazhar Malik, Ayesha Janjua, Zarafshan Bader, Widad Mazhar Malik, Fatima Qasim Malik, Mehwish Nawaz Qaisrani
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 518-521
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  64. Comparative effects of Nigella sativa and enalapril in doxorubicin induce cardiotoxicity
    Salma Salim, Uzma Naeem, Farzana Munir, Fatima Muhammad Barki, Mahreen Mirza, Mushayada Irshad
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 522-525
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  65. Nigella sativa supplementation normalizes serum LDL cholesterol in healthy women volunteers
    Abdulhalim S Serafi, Dina M. Qahwaji, Zahir Hussain, Mohammed A Bafail, Sumera Sohail
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 526-530
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/rmj.20230213091322

  66. Clinico-epidemiological profile and short-term outcomes of patients with metastatic malignant pleural effusion in Baghdad, Iraq
    Noor Abbas Hummadi Fayadh, Abbas Jaafar Khaleel Al-Anbari, Luma K. Mohammed
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 531-536
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/rmj.20230130063627

  67. Review Article

  68. Role of probiotics in inflammatory bowel disease
    Darmadi Darmadi, Dina Aprillia Ariestine, Sem Samuel Surja
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 537-541
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/rmj.20230528071416

  69. Case Report

  70. Case of nasolabial cyst excised by transnasal endoscopic approach: A rare case report
    Yong Wan Kim
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 542-544
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/rmj.20221031085300

  71. Technical Note

  72. Information for authors
    Rawal Medical Journal
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 545-545
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  73. Front Page
    Rawal Medical Journal
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 546-546
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  74. Contents
    Rawal Medical Journal
    RMJ. 2023; 48(2): 547-550
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