Liaquat National Journal of Primary Care aims to focus on recent developments in primary health care in Pakistan and elsewhere. It would cover a wide spectrum of topics of common interest including pathophysiology and epidemiology of common ailments presenting to primary care clinics among all age groups including pediatric and geriatric age group, antenatal and post natal care, diagnosis and management of common diseases among the community, preventive health care, health care education, medical ethics, palliative health care, communicable and non-communicable diseases in the community, primary health care delivery, primary care nursing and primary care education in undergraduate and post graduate training.

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  • Vol. 6, No. 3, 2024 Coming Soon
  • ISSN: 2708-9134 (Online)
  • ISSN: 2707-3521 (Print)

Latest Issue

Vol. 6 | No.2 | 2024


Addressing Insulin Hesitancy in Primary Health Care

101 .

Original Article

Frequency of Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders in Children with Recurrent Abdominal Pain

103 .

Original Article

Thrombocytopenia in Dengue Fever and Its Correlation with Serum Vitamin B12 Level

108 .

Original Article

Effect of Tobacco Use during Pregnancy on Fetal Birth Weight Born to Women between 18-35 years in Thatta District

113 .

Original Article

Correlation Between Body Mass Index And Percent Body Fat Estimated By BioElectrical Impedance Analysis In Children Of Karachi

119 .

Original Article

Importance of Raised Serum Homocysteine Levels in Ischemic Stroke Patients

125 .

Original Article

Assessment of Pregnancy Intention and Its Related Factors among Females Attending the Antenatal Clinic

131 .

Original Article

Passive Smoking and Respiratory Symptoms among Children in Tertiary Care Hospital of Sindh

136 .

Original Article

Public Health Proficiency, Social Responsibility, and Applied Learning of Medical Students and Fresh Graduates: A Cross-Sectional Study

141 .

Original Article

Occupational Stress and Quality of Life among Rescue Workers: Moderating Role of Social Support

146 .

Original Article

Assessment of Sodium Disturbances in Chronic Liver Disease Suffering from Diarrhea with Dehydration

153 .

Systematic Review

Anxiety, Depression, Traumatic Stress, Burnout, and Insomnia; COVID-19 Pandemic Effects on Health Care Providers: Insight from Systematic Review

157 .

Review Article

A Narrative Review on Current Development and Future Prospects for the Treatment of Dengue Virus Infection

165 .

Short Communication

Relationship between Age, Education, Number of Children, and Knowledge Related to Exclusive Breastfeeding with the Father’s Decisions Toward Supporting Breastfeeding Practices

174 .

Case Report

Splenic Infarct: A Rare Complication of Plasmodium Vivax

180 .

Case Report

Case of Autoimmune Haemolytic Anaemia in a One Month Old Child with Congenital Cytomegalovirus Infection (cCMV)

182 .

Case Report

Community-acquired Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus Pneumonia: A Diagnostic Challenge

184 .

Case Report

Adult-Onset Still's Disease: A Rare Cause of Pyrexia of Unknown Origin (Case Report with Literature Review)

188 .


The Negative Role of Formula Milk Advertisements in Media and its Consequences

191 .


Save the lives of Preterm through Kangaroo Mother Care in Pakistan

196 .


Prof. Dr. Karim Ullah Makki

Head of Department
Department of Internal Medicine
Liaquat National Hospital
Karachi, Pakistan