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. 3, No. 2, 2021 Coming Soon
  • ISSN: 2708-9134 (Online)
  • ISSN: 2707-3521 (Print)

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Vol. 3 | No. 1 | 2021


To Belong or Not to Belong; A Key Factor in Students’ Learning during COVID-19 Pandemic

1 .

Original Article

Knowledge and Attitudes Regarding Transgender and Intersex Individuals Among Medical Students and Health Care Providers of Karachi, Pakistan

3 .

Original Article

Spectrum and Antibiotic Resistance Pattern of Uropathogens Causing Urinary Tract Infection Among Inpatients and Outpatients: An Experience of a Tertiary Care Hospital in Karachi, Pakistan

8 .

Original Article

The Influence of Socio-Demographic Characteristics on Patient Satisfaction in Family Medicine Clinics of Karachi

13 .

Original Article

The Prevalence & Determinants of Polygamy Among Men in Pakistan: Findings Based on the Demographic & Health Survey 2017-2018

20 .

Original Article

Evaluating Nursing Students’ Academic Motivation through Academic Motivational Scale: A Cross-Sectional Study of Two Colleges

26 .

Review Article

Sexual Perversion Leads to Laparotomy

32 .

Case Report

Sudden Vision Loss in a Young Patient with Pulmonary Hypertension, A Rare and Unusual Finding

34 .

Case Report

Adermatoglyphia (Loss of Fingerprints) in Young Female Patient Having the Conditions of Hyperhidrosis and Atopic Dermatitis

39 .

Short Communication

Enhancing Depth of Reflection of Family Medicine Residents: Results of an Intervention

41 .

Short Communication

The Effectiveness of Coaches’ Manuals for Teaching Professionalism in Problem Based Learning

46 .

Short Communication

Reflections of an Earliest Established Screening and Testing Facility for COVID-19 in the Largest Metropolis, Pakistan

49 .

Letter To The Editor

Treating Carbon Monoxide Poisoning – Is Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Advantageous over Oxygen Therapy?

52 .

Letter To The Editor

Music Therapy for Depression in Pakistan: A Novel Approach

54 .


Faridah Amin

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