Political parties should stop playing politics with Health & Medical Education in the country

ISLAMABAD: Previously it was Pakistan People’s Party and Pakistan Muslim League (N) which had failed to resolve their differences as regards Health services and medical education in the country and now Pakistan Tahreek-e-Insaf has also joined this group. 

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Many important positions at public sector medical universities lying vacant since long

ISLAMABAD: Many important positions including permanent Vice Chancellors, Pro Vice Chancellors, Registrars, Controller of Examinations and Deans of various sections are vacant at various public sector medical universities since long.

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Alveolar Ventilation-Perfusion-Ratio

The dynamic cardio-respiratory control of equilibrium between alveolar ventilation and perfusion as a marker of gas exchange determines the alveolar and arterial PO2 and PCO2. When an alveolus is ventilated but not perfused, it approximates to the inspired air.

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Is the new variant of SARS-CoV-2 dangerous?

The B.1.1.7. Virus that originated in England, is not a new virus but a modified form of SARS-CoV-V2. It is infecting people and people are recovering from it. The 501 / V2 (N501Y.V2) variant was also reported in Africa independently.

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Depressed children and teenagers are at Greater risk of premature death

Depressed children and teenagers are at greater risk of suffering from premature death and a wide range of illnesses later in life. That is according to a large observational study by researchers at Karolinska Institute in Sweden.

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Pakistan’s First Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Inpatient Unit: Characteristics of admitted patients and response to treatment over a 7-year period

Background & Objective: Child & adolescent mental health needs to be considered as an integral component of overall health, however significant gaps exist in service provision especially inpatient services in Pakistan.

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Association between Low-Dose Aspirin Use and Colorectal Cancer Incidence in Taiwan

Question: What is the association between low-dose aspirin use and risk of colorectal cancer (CRC) in an East Asian population?

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Epidemiological trends in community acquired acute Kidney Injury in Pakistan: 25 years Experience from a Tertiary Care Renal Unit

Background: Epidemiological studies of community acquired acute kidney injury (AKI) are sparse especially from South Asia and none has published from Pakistan. Reported incidences from different countries vary with use of different criteria of defining AKI.

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