January 2020, Volume 70, Issue 1

FROM THE EDITOR'S DESK

From the Editor’s Desk

Dr. Fatema Jawad

Very correctly stated, " Time and Tide waits for none," so we have entered a new year 2020. It has been a mind enriching year for JPMA. More articles submitted from all over the world especially our own country. More work for the editorial board members and the office staff. The office premises have been renovated, making the place appear roomy and pleasant. The number of submissions have risen. It is a pleasure to welcome research articles from the section of Physical Medicine and Medical Education. Both subjects are important and most

Editorial

The Journal Impact Factor- Does it reflect the quality of a journal?

Fatema Jawad

"Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted," is a famous saying by Albert Einstein. This quote has a very deep and hidden meaning. How does this apply to the journal metrics in our world.

RESEARCH ARTICLES

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: