August 2019, Volume 69, Issue 8

Editorial

Advances in structural heart disease: MitraClip for Secondary Mitral Regurgitation — A potential game changer

Shahrukh Hashmani  , Ammarah Yasmeen  , Shayana Rukhsar Hashmani

Secondary mitral regurgitation (MR) also known as the'functional' MR, is not primarily due to underlying valve pathology. It is due to left ventricular dysfunction either secondary to idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy or due to underlying coronary artery disease (CAD). Reg

A third major human immunodeficiency viruses (HIV) outbreak in Larkana, Pakistan: caused by unsafe injection practices

Arshad Altaf  , Sikander Iqbal  , Sharaf Ali Shah

a rural town located in north western part of Sindh province of Pakistan. It is the heartland for the political party that has been ruling the province since 2008. According to 2017 census, the estimated population of Larkana district is 1.5 million persons.

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RESEARCH ARTICLES

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