October 2016, Volume 66, Issue 10

JCR IMPACT
FACTOR

0.781
JCR 5-YEAR
IMPACT FACTOR

0.928
H INDEX

43
SJR

0.24

Editorial

An urgent need for National Action Plan for Infection Control and Antibiotic Stewardship in Pakistan

Ejaz A. Khan

Antibiotic resistance has risen alarmingly and has emerged as a major health threat in not only the west but also in resource poor countries of Asia.1,2 It has been documented in all health care settings, particularly in high-risk areas such as intensive car

Acute stroke care and long term rehabilitation in Pakistan: Challenges and solutions

Farooq Azam Rathore  , Mohammad Wasay

Stroke is the leading cause of death worldwide and a major contributor to long-term adult hood disability. Acute stroke care and long-term rehabilitation has improved substantially in the developed countries in the last three decades.1 Although Pakistani hea

RESEARCH ARTICLES

REVIEW ARTICLES

Review Articles

Proton pump inhibitors use; beware of side-effects

Iftikhar Ahmad Asim Syed , et al

Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association has agreed to receive and publish manuscripts in accordance with the principles of the following committees: