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. 2, 2022 Coming Soon
  • ISSN: 2708-9134 (Online)
  • ISSN: 2707-3521 (Print)

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Vol. 4 | No. 1 | 2022


Role of Media in Dissemination of Information during COVID-19

1 .

Original Article

Effectiveness and Safety of Intravenous Iron Sucrose Therapy in Children with Iron Deficiency Anemia

2 .

Original Article

Assessment of Total Laboratory Errors in Clinical Chemistry Laboratory: Experience at a Tertiary Care Hospital

6 .

Original Article

Academic Experiences and Challenges Faced by Students at Bachelors’ of Sciences in Nursing Universities of Sindh in Pakistan

11 .

Original Article

Outcome of Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy in Acute Pancreatitis Secondary to Gallstones: A Prospective Observational Study from Pakistan

17 .

Original Article

Effect of Raised Cardiac Troponin Levels on Inpatient Mortality in Patients with Community Acquired Pneumonia

22 .

Original Article

Factors Affecting Awareness of Medical Practitioners Regarding Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and its Management

27 .

Original Article

Medical Students' Awareness and Interest towards Family Medicine at a Private Medical College in Karachi

33 .

Review Article

Post-Myocardial Infarction Left Ventricular Pseudoaneurysm: A Meta-Analysis

38 .

Short Communication

Effect of Prone Positioning in Patients with Moderate COVID-19 Pneumonia Admitted to Ward at a Tertiary Care Hospital

49 .

Case Report

Renal Cysts: An Issue of Concern

53 .

Case Report

Severe Lice Infestation in Patient of Atopic Dermatitis

56 .

Case Report

Post-Infectious Glomerulonephritis in Elderly Patients

59 .

Case Report

A Rare Occurrence of Postural Hypotension in a COVID-19 Patient

63 .

Case Report

A Patient of Fish Odour Syndrome with recurrent Tinea Corporis

66 .

Case Report

Primary Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma of Breast: A Rare Form of Gestational Breast Cancer

69 .

Case Report

Case Report of Herpes Zoster in the 17-year-old Boy

72 .

Letter To The Editor

Zoonosis and Foodborne Diseases in Pakistan

75 .


Prof. Dr. Karim Ullah Makki

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