The journal 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. 2, No. 2, 2020 Coming Soon
  • ISSN: 2708-9134 (Online)
  • ISSN: 2707-3521 (Print)

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Vol. 2 | No. 1 | 2020


COVID-19 Pandemic: Transforming Health Care

1 .

Original Article

Tele-health during Covid-19 Pandemic Lockdown in Pakistan - Experience of a Tertiary Care Hospital

3 .

Original Article

IUCD-Related Knowledge, Attitudes and Practice among Primary Health Care Providers in Oman: Areas for Improvement

9 .

Original Article

A Cohort of Gender-Based Outcomes in Hepatitis B and C after Cardiac Surgery

16 .

Original Article

Knowledge, Attitude and Practices of First Aid among Non-medical Students of Karachi University

22 .

Original Article

Prevalence Rate of Restless Leg Syndrome among Healthcare Students of Karachi

29 .

Review Article

Cancer Prevention and Control in Pakistan: Review of Cancer Epidemiology and Challenges

34 .

Review Article

Early Diagnosis of Congenital Heart Disease Improves Outcome

39 .

Case Report

Spinal Surgery- Use of Dexmedetomidine for Myasthenia Gravis - A Case Report

43 .

Case Report

Iliopsoas Abscess in a 24-Months-Old Child: Management in Absence of an Identifiable Organism

46 .

Short Communication

Prevalence of Pulmonary Tuberculosis among the Elderly- An Observation from a Rural Province of Thailand

49 .

Letter To The Editor

DASH-Style Diet: Why Should Urologists Care?

52 .

Letter To The Editor

The Constant Threat of Emerging Viral Diseases

53 .

Letter To The Editor

Cardiac Manifestation of the Patients with Novel Wuhan Coronavirus Infection: A Clinical Summary on Patients in the First Month of Outbreak

54 .


Faridah Amin

Associate Professor and Head of the Department
Department of Family Medicine
Liaquat National Hospital & Medical College
Karachi, Pakistan