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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  • ISSN: 2708-9134 (Online)
  • ISSN: 2707-3521 (Print)

Latest Issue

Vol. 2 | No. 2 | 2020


Nurses are the Backbone of a Healthcare System

55 .

Original Article

Knowledge and Attitudes Concerning SARS-CoV-2 among Healthcare Workers in Mirpur, Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Pakistan

56 .

Original Article

Antenatal Care Utilization and Pregnancy Outcome in Women Undergoing Emergency Cesarean Section

63 .

Original Article

Coping Strategies among Students with Chronic Medical Illnesses in Comparison to Healthy Students: A Comparative Cross-sectional Study from Sultan Qaboos University, Oman

68 .

Original Article

Prevalence of Microdontia among Patients Undergoing Orthodontic Treatment

74 .

Original Article

Association of Fast Food Intake as a Risk Factor of Coronary Heart Disease in Male Population of Karachi, Pakistan

79 .

Case Report

Psychiatric Aspects of COVID-19: Depression, Anxiety and Stress - A Case Report

83 .

Case Report

Somatization: A Riddle Wrapped Up in an Enigma

86 .

Short Communication

Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Pandemic: Common Challenges and Recommendations

90 .

Short Communication

Comparative Study of 3 Different Brands of Glimperide

94 .

Short Communication

Evaluation of Cardiovascular Responses Using Cold Presser Test as a Possible Future Risk for Hypertension in Normotensive Healthy Young Subjects

97 .


Our Incoming Nightmare: The “Tsunami” of Type-2 Diabetes Mellitus

100 .

Letter To The Editor

Patient Safety Course at Medical Schools in Pakistan not being focused so Far!

102 .

Letter To The Editor

Electromagnetic Hypersensitivity- A Disease of the New Era?

104 .

Letter To The Editor

Role of Spexin and Leptin in Obesity Among Male Pakistani Population

106 .

Letter To The Editor

COVID-19 Depression- A Black Hole You Can Escape From

108 .


Faridah Amin

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