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RMJ. Year: 2022, Volume: 47, Issue: 2

    Editorial

  1. Current trends in Extended Immunization Program in Pakistan
    Tariq Mehmood Raja
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 248-249
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  2. Original Research

  3. Association between demographic characteristics and clinical manifestations in patients with Covid-19
    Tooba Masood, Saif Ullah Shaikh, Ambreen Kalam, Khushboo Soomro, Muhammad Faisal Fahim
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 250-253
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  4. Acceptance of Covid-19 vaccine among nursing students of Mosul University, Iraq
    Mahmoud Mohammed Ahmed, Nasir Muwfaq Younis, Nawaf Mohammed Dhahir, Kareem Nasir Hussien
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 254-258
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  5. Pattern of chest X-ray findings in Covid-19 patients admitted in Covid-19 unit, Sahiwal, Pakistan
    Iqra Javed, Muhammad Waseem, Shumaila Sohail, Faiq Abdullah, Maryam Rafiq
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 259-261
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  6. PhysicianÂ’s perspective on delivery of care to chronically ill non-COVID-19 patients: Is there a crisis in waiting?
    Faheem Khan, Ammara Naveed, Rashid Abdullah Masud Khan
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 262-264
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  7. Assessment of the state of mental health by using DASS-21 during COVID-19
    Benazir Mahar, Jamshed Warsi, Tazeen Shah
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 265-270
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  8. Review Article

  9. Role of adenosine receptors in cardiovascular disorders and novel corona virus infection
    Muhammmad Atif, Abdullah Alsrhani, Farrah Naz, Iahtisham-Ul- Haq, Muhammad Imran, Sidra Khalid
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 271-274
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  10. Original Research

  11. Knowledge, attitude, and practices of patients with heart failure, coronary artery disease, and peripheral arterial disease regarding beneficial effects of influenza vaccination in reducing morbidity and mortality
    Syed Dil Bahar Shah, Faisal Ahmed, Muhammad Sami Khan, Arshad Ali Shah, Fareheen Ashfaq, Javed Jalbani
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 275-278
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  12. Incidence of atrial fibrillation in patients undergoing valve surgery
    Bashir Ullah, Shah Zeb, Muhammad Imran, Saeed Ahmad, Mustajab Ghani, Babar Ali
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 279-281
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  13. Endoscopic evaluation of patients presenting with dysphagia at tertiary care hospital
    Muhammad Fahad Zakir, Shahid Karim, Hamid Ali Kalwar, Rajesh Kumar, Manzoor Hussain, Shahid Majid
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 282-285
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  14. Association of daily water intake with dyspepsia
    Dheeraj Kumar, Shahid Karim, Hamid Ali Kalwar, Rajesh Kumar Wadhwa, Vishal Kumar Chandkai, Punhal Khan
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 286-289
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  15. Assessment of vitamin D3 deficiency and insufficiency in age and gender groups
    Hamzullah Khan, Muhammad Basharat Khan
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 290-292
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  16. Association of serum vitamin-D receptor protein levels with prediabetes in Pakistani population
    Shazia Nazar, Ambreen Qamar, Mirza Saifulla Baig, Fareeha Butt, Saqib Mohammad Ishaq, Akber Mughal
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 293-297
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  17. Awareness among the muslim diabetic patients about the fasting in Ramadan.
    Akhtar Ali Baloch, Sadaf Naz, Syed Muhammad Hasan, Muhammad Umar Khan, Zareen Kiran, Syed Muhammad Adnan
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 298-301
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  18. Prevalence of bacteria isolated from the patients admitted in intensive care unit and their antibiotic susceptibility
    Saeeda Nabat ul Hassan, Khushbu Farva, Ghulam Asghar Bhutta, Sadia Zia, Yasmeen Lashari, Mahreen Mahmood
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 302-305
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  19. Standards of inpatient care during Acute Exacerbation of COPD in a tertiary care hospital of Karachi, Pakistan
    Saima Akhter, Sadhna Priya, Naseem Ahmed, Nadeem Rizvi
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 306-310
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  20. Imposed pursed lips breathing improves pulmonary function tests and breathing pattern in COPD patients
    Madeeha Shafiq, Zoya Mehmood, Esha Khan, Asmar Fatima, Iqbal Tariq, Tahir Ramzan
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 311-314
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  21. Frequency and comparison of validity parameters of sputum Acid Fast Bacilli on Ziehl Neelsen and auramine fluorescent microscopy in pulmonary tuberculosis keeping Gene Xpert as gold standard
    Mohammad Sajjad Khattak, Zubaida Khanum, Naseeb ur Rehman Shah, Rafi Ullah Khattak, Abdul Ghafoor, Asif Mehmood
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 315-318
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  22. Effect of different body positions on pulmonary function of young healthy adults
    Kiran Haq, Suman Shiraz, Maham Nasir, Marrium Batool, Aisha Razzaq, Areej Hassan
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 319-321
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  23. Comparison of levels of serum LDL-cholesterol in ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke patients
    Amna Rauf, Sidra Rauf
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 322-325
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  24. Frequency of hydrocephalus in patients of myelomeningocele
    Urooj Fatima, Imran Ishaq, Amber Ilyas, Fatima Abid, Sadaf Hamid, Irum Quddus
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 326-328
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  25. Comparison of efficacy of ondansteron versus domperidone for management of vomiting in children with acute gastroenteritis
    Muhammad Bilal Iqbal, Bilal Ali Anjum, Nighat Haider, Izza Nawab, Ayesha Masood, Jai Krishin
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 329-332
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  26. Probiotics plus antibiotics versus antibiotic alone in children presenting with acute diarrhea at nutritional stabilization center
    Ayesha Farhat, Salma Shaikh, Muhammad Nadeem Chohan, Mushtaque Ali Shah, Muhammad Touseef
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 333-336
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  27. Chicken pox demographics in pediatrics patients and their contacts, burden of disease and vaccine awareness
    Ammara Farooq, Taimur Khalil Sheikh, Uzma Abid, Maryam Ghuncha
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 337-341
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  28. Development and validation of Rumination Scale for traumatic amputees while utilizing a Pakistani cohort; first part
    Ahmer Iqbal, Shazia Khalid, Saeed Bin Ayaz, Naureen Tassadaq, Muhammad Tariq, Iftikhar Ahmed Satti
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 342-345
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  29. Comparison between RIPASA and modified Alvarado score in the diagnosis of acute appendicitis: A prospective observational study.
    Hina Abdul Qayoom Khan, Saima Sagheer, Rabeeaa Farrukh, Mujeeb Ur Rehman Abbasi, Amjad siraj Memon, summaya saeed
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 346-349
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  30. Histopathological findings of appendicectomy specimens at a tertiary care hospital in Peshawar; A two-year retrospective study
    Zubair Ahmad Khan, Muhammad Khizar Hayat, Mohammad Ahmad Arsalan Khan, Omer Nasim, Zainab Rustam
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 350-353
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  31. Serum IgE as a prognostic marker of fungus in chronic rhino sinusitis with nasal polyposis
    Amna Khalil, Sadaf Zia, Iqbal A Muhammad Khyani
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 354-357
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  32. Accuracy of ultrasound guided wire localization of the residual breast cancer lesion for breast conservation surgery: Experience at a tertiary care hospital in Pakistan
    Anila Rahim, Omema Saleem, Ayesha Walid, Taqi Pir Zada, Amjad Sattar, Shirin Jalaluddin Reshamwala
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 358-361
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  33. Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction with hamstring tendon autografts versus peroneus longus tendon autografts in isolated Anterior Cruciate ligament injury
    Naveed Ali Shair, Umair Abu Bakar Siddiq, Abdullah Tariq, Muhammad Khalid, Muhammad Hanif Mian
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 362-366
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  34. Assessment of level of Kinesiophobia among chronic low back pain patients
    Misbah Tahir, Rehana Niazi, Abbas Jamil, Nazir Mehrvi
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 367-369
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  35. Baseline characteristics and treatment in patients with developmental dysplasia of hip: A single centered experience
    Sikandar Hayat, Junaid Zeb, Hamza Zafar, Asnaf Siddique, Mohammad Imran , Muhammad Ayaz Khan
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 370-372
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  36. Functional outcome of distal humerus intercondylar fractures treated with dual plating
    Qaisar Azim, Awal Hakeem Khan, Ahmad Jawad Mufti
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 373-376
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  37. Functional outcome of intramedullary fixation with titanium elastic nails in diaphyseal fractures of humerus in adults operated at Gambat hospital, Pakistan
    Sajjad Hussain Bhatti, Muhammad Kashif Abbasi, Agha Syed Ali Haider Naqvi, Syeda Zuha Naqvi, Syeda Sheza Naqvi, Amna Aziz Khan
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 377-380
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  38. Outcomes of infrapatellar fat pad excision versus preservation following total knee arthroplasty
    Naveed Ali Shair, Muhammad Khalid, Umair Abu Bakar Siddiq, Safdar Iqbal, Abdullah Tariq, Muhammad Hanif Mian
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 381-384
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  39. Prevalence of patellofemoral pain syndrome in females and its impact on daily activities
    Aqsa Butt, Rehana Niazi, Abbas Jamil, Nazir Mehrvi
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 385-387
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  40. Percutaneous nephrolithotomy versus open surgery in patients presenting with renal staghorn stones: A single-center study
    Imran Memon, Naveed Soomro, Syed Azhar Hussain, Syed Ali Raza Shah, Zakir Hussain Rajpar, Afhan Sheikh
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 388-391
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  41. Effect of skin to stone distance on non-contrast computed tomography and mean attenuation value on the performance of shock wave lithotripsy in kidney stone disease
    Ahmadullah, Sunil Kumar Panjwani, Muhammad Imran Malik, Mahmood Ahmed Memon, Shahzad Ali, Mehran Khan Lashari
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 392-395
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  42. Pre-eclempsia: A cross sectional study conducted on multigravida females
    Romaiza Maqsood, Maria Malik, Azhar Hayat, Iqra Shoukat, Mehwish Khalid, Warisha Altaf
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 396-399
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  43. Body image concern as mediator between obesity and sexual satisfaction: a comparative study of married women with and without Polycystic ovarian syndrome
    Hira javed, Sadia Niazi, Adnan Adil, Anam Yousaf, Anam Khan, Saba Ghayas
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 400-402
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  44. Emotional distress, resilience, and fertility quality of life among infertile women
    Qudsia Saeed, Aisha Zubair, Fatima Bibi
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 403-406
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  45. Fetomaternal morbidity related to multiple cesarean sections
    Sadiq Jan, Sobia Nawaz
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 407-411
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  46. Frequency and causes of self-medication among the medical students of Federal Medical College, Islamabad, Pakistan
    Gul Mehar Javaid Bukhari, Hareem Binte Saleem, Zafar Hayat Maken, Shabana Saleem, Tayyaba Saleem, Hania Batool
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 412-414
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  47. Prevalence of betel and Areca nut abuse among high school adolescents at Taluka Qasimabad District Hyderabad, Sindh, Pakistan
    Fahad Ali Mangrio, Mahaveer Singh Sodho, Bheru Lal, Awais Ahmed, Musarat Fatima
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 415-417
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  48. Dental health education with print media during the Covid-19 pandemic: is it still effective?
    Ni Nyoman Kasihani, Tedi Purnama, Emini Emini, Adelina Barus, Rini Widiyastuti
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 418-421
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  49. Dental amalgam and mercury waste disposal practices in dental clinics of Lahore, Pakistan
    Nauman Ahmed Noor, Maria Asmat, Aneela Qaisar, Samia Shafiq, Sanam Ayesha, Saadia Bano Lone
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 422-425
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  50. Awareness of pre-analytical errors amongst healthcare workers of DHQ teaching hospital, Sahiwal, Pakistan
    Fariha Muzzamil, Maryam Rafiq, Zahid Kamal Siddiqui, Muhammad Hamza, Amna Arooj, Raees Abbas Lail
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 426-430
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  51. Efficacy of cryotherapy for the treatment of cutaneous leishmaniasis
    Muhammad Zubair, Hina Allauddin, Mohammad Idris, Majid Paracha, Sahibzada Mehmood Noor, Atiqa Naz
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 431-433
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  52. Impact of COVID-19 on medical education and anxiety levels of medical students
    Fatima Maroof, Muhammad Imran, Sabeen Abid Khan, Munir Iqbal
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 434-437
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  53. Moderating roles of age, gender, and ranks in the relationship between emotional intelligence and burnout among medical professionals
    Sumera Younus, Saira Javed, Shoaib Kiani, Arsalan Haider, Saad Ullah
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 438-441
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  54. Vertical integration of pathology in first two years of MBBS program: learning and perceptions of students
    Mahwish Majid Bhatti, Safina Ahmed, Maryam Habib, Hania Fahim, Ghazala Mudassir, Rifat Nadeem Ahmad
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 442-445
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  55. Addicted to smartphones: Exploring the prevalence of smartphone usage patterns and addiction among undergraduates in South Punjab-Pakistan
    Ruqia Safdar Bajwa, Haslinda Binti Abdullah, Wan Munira Wan Jaafar, Asnarul Khadi Abu Samah
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 446-450
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  56. Awareness and knowledge of learning disabilities among school teachers
    Hafiza Iqra Javaid, Asra Roheen, Sadia Saleem, Samia Kanwal, farjad afzal, Rabia Qamar
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 451-453
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  57. Body mass index and body fat (BF) and its correlation with various disorders among obese females
    Mohsana Tariq, Farjad Afzal, Akhtar Rasul, Iqra Manan, Ayesha Munawar, Saira Aslam
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 454-456
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  58. Relationship between obesity and health-related quality of life in school going children
    Wajiha Yousaf, Fareeha Amjad, Adnan Hashim, Ashfaq Ahmad
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 457-459
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  59. Socio-cultural and religious stressors among nurses in public hospitals of Multan, Pakistan
    Muhammad Amir Ehsan, Tehmina Sattar, Aneesa Kafait, Nosheen Afzal
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 460-464
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  60. Socio-economic problems faced by patients with chronic kidney diseases during their disease epoch in state based medical situates of Multan, Pakistan
    Aneesa Kafait, Tehmina Sattar, Noor Fatima, Sonia Jamil
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 465-469
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  61. Assessment of physical activity among school- going adolescents of ninth and tenth grade in Kamalia district, Toba Tek Singh, Pakistan
    Sundas Ali, Sana Tariq, Nadia Junaid, Muhammad Arslan Tayyab, Fahad Abbasi
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 470-472
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  62. Frequency of Stingers syndrome in different contact sports and its effect on return to play
    Wajeeha Zahra, Sana Batool, Ashfaq Ahmed, Anna Zaheer
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 473-476
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  63. Quantification of strength of muscles of lower extremity in elite athletes participating in badminton and squash by hand held dynamometer
    Musab- Bin- Amir, Muhammad Waqar Afzal, Saadia Perwaiz, Samuel Rafaqat, Yusra Arif, Nimra Basit
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 477-481
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  64. Anatomical variations in extra laryngeal terminal bifurcation of the recurrent laryngeal nerve
    Hina Jabeen, Farrukh Mustafa, Sahar Mubeen, Hira Ahmed, Shazia Fahmi, Asma Aijaz
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 482-484
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  65. Effect of berberis vulgaris fruit extract on gentamicin induced histopathological changes in liver of Albino rats
    Saima Athar, Lubna Faisal, Zia ul Islam, Asma Basharat, Muhammad Mohtasheem ul Hasan, Bushra Shaikh
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 485-489
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  66. Effect of Phoenix dactylifera l (Ajwa date) seed powder on non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in high fat fed rat
    Farhana yasmeen Bhatti, Rukhsana Kausar, Mahwash Malik, Amer Hassan Siddiqui, Sadia Chiragh
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 490-493
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  67. Hepatoprotective effects of ivy leaves extract in isoniazid induced hepatotoxicity in rabbits
    Shahid Ali, Uzma Ali, Mohammad Anwer Bangulzai, Hira Malik, Adnan Anwer, Muslim Abbas
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 494-497
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  68. Frequency of pectoralis minor muscle tightness among asymptomatic individuals
    Syeda Sana Waheed, Gori Ahuja, Aftab Ahmed Mirza Baig
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 498-500
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  69. Review Article

  70. Association of Muslim prayers and physical fitness among general population- A systematic Review
    Syeda Lareb Fatima, Fareeha Amjad, Adnan Hashim
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 501-505
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  71. Bee honey and mental health: A systematic review
    Anam Yousaf, Ayesha Fayyaz, Adnan Adil
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 506-509
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  72. Technical Note

  73. Retraction
    Saeeda Nabat-ul-Hassan, Khushbu Farva, Ghulam Asghar Bhutta, Rabia Naseer Khan, Sadia Zia, Usman Ali
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 510-510
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  74. Information for authors
    Rawal Medical Journal
    RMJ. 2022; 47(2): 511-511
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