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 …