The need for personal protective equipment to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in health care workers

Nadia Nazir Jatoi1, Hafsa Nazir Jatoi2, Muhammad Saif Abbasi2, Rohan Kumar Ochani1. Student, 5th Year MBBS, Dow Medical College, Dow University of Health Sciences, Karachi, Pakistan Student, 1st Year MBBS, Dow Medical College, Dow University of Health Sciences, Karachi, Pakistan Corresponding Author: Rohan Kumar Ochani, Student, 5th Year MBBS, Dow Medical College, Dow University of Read More …

Gastrointestinal manifestations of COVID-19 and possibility of feco-oral route of transmission

Zubair Ahmed Student, 5th Year MBBS, FMH College of Medicine and Dentistry Shadman, Lahore Corresponding Author: Zubair Ahmed, Student, 5th Year MBBS, FMH College of Medicine and Dentistry Shadman, Lahore, 54610, Pakistan. Contact Author.ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-6365-0700Twitter: @zubairXfmh Submission: May 01, 2020Acceptance: Feb 26, 2021Publication: Mar 10, 2021 © Author(s) (or their employer(s) 2021. Re-use permitted under CC BY. Read More …

Cytokine Storm Syndrome, a potential cause of death in COVID-19 patients

The role of telehealth and its effect on reducing mental health burden from COVID-19 is of pressing concern. It is pertinent that the psychological impact of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic must be recognized within the group of health care workers. Telemental health services are area that require imminent intervention for the support of health care workers in Pakistan, as they are applicable and practically feasible. Read More …

Protecting the mental health of healthcare workers in Pakistan using telehealth during the COVID-19 pandemic

The role of telehealth and its effect on reducing mental health burden from COVID-19 is of pressing concern. It is pertinent that the psychological impact of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic must be recognized within the group of health care workers. Telemental health services are area that require imminent intervention for the support of health care workers in Pakistan, as they are applicable and practically feasible. Read More …

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 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 …