Volume 1, Issue 1 (April-June, 2011)

This issue contains 10 articles

Inception of Journal of Pakistan Medical Students (JPMS): From a Dream to Reality

Haris Riaz, Anis Rehman (Dow Medical College, Dow University of Health Sciences, Karachi, Pakistan) (pages 1-2)

Electronic Gaming versus Physical Activity: Effect on Heart

Zain A Sobani, Ali Pervaiz, Mohsin Yakub, Ali Khawaja, Rehmatullah Khan (Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan) (pages 3-6)

Nutritional Assessment of Children under the Age of Sixty Months in District Sialkot, Pakistan

Sahibzada Syed Masood-us-Syed, Saleh Muhammad, Zahid Kaleem Butt. (Govt. Allama Iqbal Civil (DHQ level) Hospital, Sialkot., Pakistan) (pages 7-12)

Environmental and Host-related Factors Predisposing to Tuberculosis in Karachi: A Cross-sectional Study

Mohsin Sohail Siddiqui, Hafiz Abdul Moiz Fakih, Waqas Ahmed Burney, Razia Iftikhar, Nazeer Khan (Civil Hospital Karachi, Dow University of Health Sciences, Karachi, Pakistan) (pages 13-18)

Gossypiboma Bladder: The Need to Count Sponges

Zakaur Rab Siddiqui, Muhammed Naeem.
(Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences, Islamabad, Pakistan) (pages 19-21)

Let’s Watch Some TV: Changing the Dissent to Consent

Yassar Abdullah S Alamri (University of Otago, Christchurch, Department of Medicine, Van der Veer Institute for Parkinson’s and Brain Research, New Zealand) (page 22)

A Review of Alcohol Pricing and its Effects on Alcohol Consumption and Alcohol-Related Harm

Nafeesa Dhalwani (University of Nottingham, United Kingdom, UK) (pages 23-27)

Sjögren’s Syndrome

Noor Bakht Nizamani, Khalid Iqbal Talpur (Department of Ophthalmology, Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences, Jamshoro, Sindh, Pakistan) (page 28)

Johns Hopkins – Elective Experience

Syed Mojiz-Ul-Hasan (Sindh Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan) (page 29-31)

Supplement 1 (Conference Proceedings)

Abstracts from a Partner Conference: UROCON 2011. Organized by PAUS (Pakistan Association of Urological Surgeons), April 1-3, 2011, Karachi, Pakistan. (pages s1-s30)