HIV outbreak in Pakistan – a wake-up call?

Rohan Kumar Ochani1, Asim Shaikh1, Ameema Asad1, Simran Batra2. Student, Final year MBBS, Dow Medical College, Dow University of Health Sciences, Baba-e-Urdu road, Saddar, Karachi, Pakistan. Student, Fourth year MBBS, Dow Medical College, Dow University of Health Sciences, Baba-e-Urdu road, Saddar, Karachi, Pakistan. Corresponding Author: Rohan Kumar Ochani, Final year MBBS student, Dow Medical College, Dow University of Read More …

The effect of physical activity on stress levels of medical students: A cross-sectional analysis

Nausharwan Butt1, Nimrah Bader1, Marium N. Khan1, Ahreen Allana1, Ahmer Ashraf1, Danial Siddiqui1, Maria H. Baig1, Aamer Mahmood1, Arhama Malik1, Imran S. Khalek1, Sarah Saleem2 Students Final Year MBBS, the Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan. Professor of Department of Community Health Sciences, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan. Corresponding Author: Nausharwan Butt, PGY-2 Internal Medicine Washington Hospital Center 110 Irving St. NW Read More …

Assessment of psychosocial work environment of doctors

Zainab Bashir Khan 1, Aima Pervaiz 1, Arooma Majid 1, Ahmed Toheed 2. Shaikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Medical and Dental College, Lahore. King Edward Medical University, Lahore. Corresponding Author: Zainab Bashir Khan, House Officer, Shaikh Zayed Hospital, Lahore. Contact Author.Submission: Oct 8, 2019Acceptance: May 1, 2020Publication: May 11, 2020 © Author(s) (or their employer(s) 2020. Re-use permitted under CC Read More …

COVID-19 Pandemic: How, When and Where?

Who would have thought on the sunset of 2019 what 2020 was bringing on!
From the day COVID-19 originated it has sent shock waves across the globe irrespective of the religion, race, gender and power. From the outbreak in Wuhan, it has crossed all borders and has spread at varying speed across the globe. The preparations for it by all the countries have left a big question mark. Read More …

Post COVID-19 Industrial Revolution 5.0. The dawn of Cobot, Chipbot and Curbot

Muhammad Iftikhar Hanif 1, Linta Iftikhar 2 Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Bioscience & Nursing, MAHSA University, Petaling Jaya Malaysia. Student, SMK Section 9, Shah Alam Selangor, Malaysia. Corresponding Author: Muhammad Iftikhar Hanif, Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Bioscience & Nursing, MAHSA University, Petaling Jaya Malaysia. Contact Author.Submission: Apr 25, 2020Acceptance: May 10, 2020Publication: May 11, 2020 © Read More …

The deadliest of errors is denying that one has erred. Errata Pak J Surg Med Volume 1 Issue 1.

Ammar Anwer. Chief Editor, Pakistan Journal of Surgery and Medicine (Pak J Surg Med). Corresponding Author: Ammar Anwer, 2nd Floor PMA House, 66 Ferozepur Road, Lahore, Pakistan.Contact Author. Publication: May 11, 2020 © Author(s) (or their employer(s) 2020. Re-use permitted under CC BY. No commercial re-use. Published by Pak J Surg Med.  Citation: Anwer A. The deadliest Read More …

The association between cannabis use and testicular germ cell tumor

Farah Yasmin1, Rohan Kumar Ochani2, Adina Jabeen Mallick1, Syed Ali Farhan3. Students, Third year MBBS, Dow University of Health Sciences, Dow Medical College, Baba-e-Urdu road, Saddar, Karachi, Pakistan. Student, Final year MBBS, Dow University of Health Sciences, Dow Medical College, Baba-e-Urdu road, Saddar, Karachi, Pakistan. Medical Officer, Dr Ruth K.M Pfau Civil Hospital, Dow University Read More …

Re: The Onus of Doctors

Biah Mustafa Student, 3rd year MBBS, King Edward Medical University, Lahore. Electronic Opinion (E-OP) to Professional Secrecy And Privileged Communication In Medical Practice. Pak J Surg Med. 2020;1(1):72-74. Available from: doi : 10.5281/zenodo.3595068. Corresponding Author: Biah Mustafa, 3rd year MBBS, King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. Contact Author.Submission: Feb 22, 2020Acceptance: Apr 27, 2020Publication : May 11, 2020 © Author(s) Read More …

Effectiveness and safety of endoscopic vs open carpal tunnel release: Single center experience from Maldives

Ali Niyaf 1, Kiran Niraula 2, Aishath Sofia Shareef 3, Mohamed Sajuan Mushrif 4 Senior Consultant Neurosurgery, ADK Hospital, Male, Maldives. Consultant Neurosurgery, ADK Hospital, Male, Maldives. Medical Officer, Neurosurgery, ADK Hospital, Male, Maldives. Medical Student, Lithuanian university of health sciences, Lithuania. Corresponding Author: Ali Niyaf, Senior Consultant Neurosurgeon, ADK HospitalSosun Magu Male’, 20040, Maldives.Maldives. Contact Author.Submission: Mar 20, Read More …