About LNJPC

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)

Latest Issue

Vol. 4 | No. 1 | 2022

Editorial

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 .


Editor-In-Chief

Prof. Dr. Karim Ullah Makki

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