January 2019, Volume 69, Issue 1

FROM THE EDITOR'S DESK

From the Editor's Desk

Dr. Fatema Jawad

Another New Year begins with the 69th volume of the Journal of Pakistan Medical Association. The past year has been full of challenges with the rising submissions. Research articles are submittedfrom all over Pakistan including the smaller provinces as Gujrat and Azad Kashmir.A large number of articles on genetic studies are received which shows the high quality of research going on in our country. It is an honour to read the numerous letters of appreciation received from different parts of the world. The journal website has been completely renewe

Editorial

Predatory Journals - Who are the captives?

Fatema Jawad

The subject of Predatory Journals and publishers has lately been more under discussion than ever before. It has surfaced in the last few years as a large number of people are falling victim to it. The publication of research papers is the requirement of regulatory bodies for grad

IN THIS ISSUE

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