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. 4, No. 1, 2022 Coming Soon
  • ISSN: 2708-9134 (Online)
  • ISSN: 2707-3521 (Print)

Latest Issue

Vol. 3 | No. 2 | 2021


Building the Primary Healthcare Workforce for Interprofessional Collaboration

56 .

Original Article

Assessing Family Medicine Residents’ Communication Skills in Oman Using the Communication Assessment Tool: A Cross-sectional Study

58 .

Original Article

Practices and Attitude of General Physicians in Pakistan Regarding Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder: A Cross-Sectional Study

66 .

Original Article

Prevalence and Characteristics of Distomolar Teeth Among Dental Patients of Dental Section Sandeman Provincial Hospital, Quetta

72 .

Original Article

Sensitivity Pattern of Salmonella Typhi from Blood Culture in Paediatric Population

77 .

Original Article

Frequency, factors and pattern of delayed presentation for dialysis in advanced kidney disease patients visiting tertiary care hospital

82 .

Review Article

Social Media Use During COVID-19: Real and Fake News?

87 .

Review Article

Vitamin E and Immune System: A Protective Nutrient Against Influenza and COVID-19 in Elderly Humans

93 .

Review Article

Health Inequalities Among Women in Developing Countries

98 .

Case Report

Uses of Antidepressant as Adjunct Treatment of Very Severe Atopic Dermatitis

102 .

Case Report

Sibling test - A Distinct Diagnostic Approach for Fanconi Anemia in a Patient with Negative Chromosomal Breakage Analysis

106 .

Letter To The Editor

Myocarditis post mRNA COVID-19 vaccine- To fear or not to fear?

110 .

Letter To The Editor

Plitidepsin under Clinical Trial for COVID-19

111 .


Prof. Dr. Karim Ullah Makki

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