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EDITORIAL
Wells score for venous thromboembolism. Basic diagnostic algorithm for venous thromboembolism  [  Abstract  ]
Bao-Ane Gaoos,  Junos Yango
 
 
ORIGINAL ARTICLES
The protective effects of demethoxyviridine and 1-alpha-hydroxy-demethoxyviridine in the livers of male rats treated with diethylnitrosamine and 2-acetylaminflourene  [  Abstract  ]
M.os Cengiz Ustuner,  Irfan Degirmencit,  Ismaile Kiran,  Hilmi Ozden,  Kismete Civio,  Derya Ustunere,  Hasan V Gunes
 
Glypican3 in genetically modified human monocyte-derived dendritic cells induced specific cytotoxity against glypican3 overexpressing human hepatocellular carcinoma cells in vitro  [  Abstract  ]
Da-Weie Guoos,  Si-Yange Zhang,  Xue-Zhong Houos,  Hong-Wei Liosi,  Xiao-Feng Jiange,  Wen-Yue Sunos,  Yun-Taoe Weosi,  Jiano Liang
 
Accessory sulci of the liver. An anatomical study with clinical implications  [  Abstract  ]
Faizahe B Othmane,  Azian A Latiffe,  Farihahe H Suhaimie,  Srijite Dasos
 
Assessment of the direct agglutination test, fast agglutination screening test, and rK39 dipstick test for the sero-diagnosis of visceral leishmaniasis in Syria  [  Abstract  ]
Samar A Al-Nahhas,  Atefo A Al-Taweel,  Merfate A Al-Taweel
 
Intramuscular ketamine for prevention of postanesthesia shivering in children  [  Abstract  ]
Fouad A Zahra,  Hassane M Abudallah,  Ramadane I Shabanae,  Waleede M Abdulmageed,  Salah I Abdulrazikt,  Ahmad M Nassare
 
Botulinum toxin versus surgical sphincterotomy in females with chronic anal fissure  [  Abstract  ]
Zuhoore K Algaithy
 
A comparison of different hemorrhoidectomy procedures  [  Abstract  ]
Mustafae T Ozero,  Taner Yigit,  Alios I Uzaro,  Onero Mentese,  Alios Harlake,  Selim Kilic,  Ahmet Cosar,  Ismaile Arslane,  Turgute Tufan
 
The effects of zinc supplementation on serum zinc, alkaline phosphatase activity and fracture healing of bones  [  Abstract  ]
Alios Sadighie,  Marjane M Roshane,  Amino Moradie,  Alirezae Ostadrahimi
 
Investigation of the effect of ginger on the lipid levels. A double blind controlled clinical trial  [  Abstract  ]
Rezao Alizadeh-Navaei,  Fatemehe Roozbehe,  Mehrdade Saravie,  Mehdi Pouramir,  Farzade Jalalie,  Alios A Moghadamnia
 
Prevalence of type 1 diabetes mellitus in Saudi Arabian children and adolescents  [  Abstract  ]
Abdullah S Al-Herbisht,  Mohammad I El-Mouzan,  Abdullah A Al-Salloumt,  Mansoure M Al-Qurachit,  Ahmed A Al-Omare
 
Coagulation profiles in hypothyroid and hyperthyroid female patients in Sudan  [  Abstract  ]
Mohamede S Mohamed-Ali,   Rugiae O Ahmed
 
Prevalence and intensity of hyperglycemia in non-diabetic patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft surgery with and without cardiopulmonary bypass  [  Abstract  ]
Rasoule Azarfarin,  Azino Alizadeh Asl
 
Impact of metabolic syndrome’s components on the development of cardiovascular disease in a Jordanian cohort with metabolic syndrome  [  Abstract  ]
Fares H Haddade,  Shahere M Mahafzae
 
Knowledge and attitudes towards cardiopulmonary resuscitation among university students in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia  [  Abstract  ]
Yousefe A Al-Turki,  Yassere S Al-Fraih,  Jalal B Jalalye,  Ibrahime A Al-Maghlouth ,  Fahad H Al-Rashoudi,  Azzam F Al-Otaibi,  Anaso A Al-Thnayant,  Abdulmohsin I Trabzoni,  Abdulaziz S Al-Shaykh
 
Splenectomized versus non-splenectomized patients with thalassemia major. Echocardiographic comparison  [  Abstract  ]
MohamedMofeed F Morsy,  Abdulhameed A Alnajjar,  Ibrahime S Almuzainy,  Zakriae M Alhawsawi,  Monao H Alserafi,  Alios A Ahmed
 
Comparison of hysterosalpingography and laparoscopy in the evaluation of infertile women  [  Abstract  ]
Mehmete N Sakar,  Talip Gulos,  Ahmet E Atayo,  Yusuf Celik
 
Overweight and obesity in the eastern province of Saudi Arabia  [  Abstract  ]
Nadirae A Al-Baghli,  Aqeel J Al-Ghamdi,  Khalide A Al-Turki,  Ahmad G El-Zubaiert,  Mahmoode M Al-Ameer,  Fadel A Al-Baghli
 
Prevalence of vitamin-mineral supplement use among Jordan University students  [  Abstract  ]
Ahmad A Suleiman,  Omaro K Alboqaie,  Nadao Yaseine,  Mohamede K Al-Essae,  Khadere El Masri
 
Oral hygiene awareness among female Saudi school children  [  Abstract  ]
Abdulaziz A Al-Kheraift,  haikhah A Al-Bejadi
 
The predictive value of extensor grip test for the effectiveness of treatment for tennis elbow  [  Abstract  ]
Mohammad J Zehtabe,  Alirezae Mirghasemit,  Alios Majlesara,  Parvine Tajik,  Babak Siavashi
 
 
CASE REPORTS
Townes-Brocks syndrome. A neonate with extended spectrum and thrombocytopenia  [  Abstract  ]
Rameshe Y Bhato,  Supratem Senos
 
An incidental coexistence of Mayer-Rokitansky-Kuster-Hauser syndrome with pelvic ectopic kidney and perirenal endometrioma  [  Abstract  ]
Osman Balci,  Rengine Karatayli,  Metin Capar
 
Unusual case of accessory nose associated with unilateral complete congenital choanal atresia  [  Abstract  ]
Sajad Al-Heloe,  Alios S Taghi,  Saado Mahbobae
 
Severe hepatic dysfunction after sevoflurane exposure  [  Abstract  ]
Wadha M Alotaibi
 
 
CLINICAL NOTES
Epidermoid cyst of the spleen  [  Abstract  ]
Mousa A Al-Abbadi
 
 
BRIEF COMMUNICATION
The importance of CD10 and h-Caldesmon in the distinction of smooth muscle tumors of the uterus and endometrial stromal sarcoma  [  Abstract  ]
Ozlem Saraydaroglu ,  Semao Ozuysale,  Mehtape Kasap,  Kemal Ozerkane
 
Effects of walnut leaf aqueous extract on blood sugar and lipids in male diabetic rats  [  Abstract  ]
Komeilie Gholamrezat,  Bagherie Hosseine
 
Association between tryptophan hydroxylase gene polymorphism and painful non-osseous temporomandibular disorders  [  Abstract  ]
Osman A Etozo,  Hanifee Ataoglue,  Mehmete E Erdal
 
Effect of intraoperative mitomycin C application on recurrence of endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy  [  Abstract  ]
Farhade Farahani,  Ahmad Ramezani
 
 
CORRESPONDENCE
Al-Nafis and Servetus  [  Abstract  ]
Giles N Cattermolet,  Rabie E Abdel-Halim
 
Arthroscopic surgery and osteoarthritis of knee  [  Abstract  ]
Jamie Fairweather,  Alios SMosi Jawad,  Tolga Atayo
 
Drug use evaluation of antibiotics prescribed in a Jordanian Hospital outpatient and emergency clinics using WHO prescribing indicators  [  Abstract  ]
Mahmoode D Al-Mendalawi ,  Sahar Al-Niemet
 
Henoch-Schonlein purpura in children. Influence of age on the incidence of nephritis and arthritis  [  Abstract  ]
Mahmoode D Al-Mendalawi ,  Jahed M Hamdane,  Mousa A Barqawie
 
Henoch-Schonlein purpura in children. Influence of age on the incidence of nephritis and arthritis  [  Abstract  ]
Ghulame Nabio,  Jahed M Hamdane,  Mousa A Barqawie
 
Henoch-Schonlein purpura in children. Influence of age on the incidence of nephritis and arthritis  [  Abstract  ]
Jaeos I Shino,  Jaeos S Leeos,  Jahed M Hamdane,  Mousa A Barqawie
 
 
BOOK REVIEWS
Black Women’s Risk for HIV - Rough Living  [  Abstract  ]
Muneerae A Al-Dahham,  Muneerae A Al-Dahham
 
 
WHO PRESS RELEASE
Targeted action on HIV and tuberculosis needed to reach drug users  [  Abstract  ]
Inequities are killing people on a ‘Grand Scale’ reports WHO’s commission  [  Abstract  ]
 
CLINICAL QUIZ
Kohler’s disease  [  Abstract  ]
Abdul Q Khano,  MohammadKhalid A Sherwani,  Keshave Gupta,  Yasir S Siddiqui,  Nayeeme Z Halio
 
 

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