April 2009, Volume 59, Issue 4

JCR IMPACT
FACTOR

0.781
JCR 5-YEAR
IMPACT FACTOR

0.928
H INDEX

43
SJR

0.24

Editorial

Health of Doctors: A cause of concern

Muhammad Hanif Shiwani

Medicine is physically and mentally a demanding profession. Long working hours, night calls, treating serious and critically ill patients, dealing with terminally ill patients and their relatives, maintaining continuous medical education, striving to fulfill personal development p

Fight against chronic diseases (High blood pressure, Stroke, Diabetes and Cancer) in Pakistan; cost-effective interventions

Mohammad Wasay  , Abdul Jabbar

The burden of chronic diseases including High Blood Pressure, Stroke, Diabetes and cancer was re emphasized by World Health Organization in 2005 as neglected global health issues.1 These diseases were responsible for more than 60% deaths (35 Million) worldwide and 80% o

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