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. 1, 2024 Coming Soon
  • ISSN: 2708-9134 (Online)
  • ISSN: 2707-3521 (Print)

Latest Issue

Vol. 5 | No. 3 | 2023


Making Pakistani Primary Care More Resilient

131 .

Original Article

Predictors of Modern Contraceptive Use among Married Women in Pakistan, India and Bangladesh

133 .

Original Article

Hypertension Research Productivity from Saudi Arabia: A Scientometric Analysis for the Last Two Decades (2001-2020)

142 .

Original Article

Determinants of Job Retention among Nurses Working in a Tertiary Care Hospital: A Study from Al Dhannah City, Abu Dhabi

148 .

Original Article

Genetic Evaluation of Spontaneous Miscarriages and Couples through Conventional and Modern Diagnostic Tools

155 .

Original Article

Use of Proton Pump Inhibitors: An Exploration of Awareness and Practice of Health Care Professionals of Tharparkar District

160 .

Original Article

Neurological and Urological Malformations in Infant of Diabetic Mother at Tertiary Care Hospital; a Single Center Experience

166 .

Original Article

Frequency of Hypothyroidism among Chronic Kidney Disease in a Tertiary Care Hospital

170 .

Original Article

A Qualitative Study Exploring Perceptions of Pakistani Nurses about Nursing Workforce Migration: Analysis and Policy Implications

174 .

Original Article

Assessment of Quality of Life of Cancer Survivors in Tertiary Care Hospital at Karachi

183 .

Original Article

Clinical Manifestations and Etiology of Liver Abscess in Children in Tertiary Care Hospital

188 .

Original Article

Correlation of Dyspepsia with the type of First Meal of the Day; Breakfast or Brunch: A Cross-Sectional Study from Karachi, Pakistan

193 .

Review Article

An Overview of The Literature on Patient Safety Culture

199 .

Case Report

Pyogenic Granuloma-like Amelanotic Melanoma of the Fingernail

204 .

Case Report

SGLT2-Inhibitors and Euglycemia Diabetic Ketoacidosis: A Missed Diagnosis

207 .

Case Report

Lipoid Pneumonia: Rare Cause of Pulmonary Fibrosis in Young Person

210 .

Letter To The Editor

Dilemmas and Facts about Menstrual Cups: Is the Hype Safe?

213 .

Letter To The Editor

Rectal Atresia – A Hidden Work of the Nature

215 .


Prof. Dr. Karim Ullah Makki

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