Imran Asghar

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OBJECTIVES To determine the incidence and pattern of various congenital heart disease in a neonatal unit of a tertiary care hospital. METHODS The prospective study was carried out in the neonatal unit of Combined Military Hospital, Rawalpindi, from September 2008 to August 2011. All 5800 neonates admitted with gestational age of > 28 weeks irrespective of(More)
OBJECTIVE To determine the prevalence and pattern of congenital malformations among neonates in a teaching hospital. METHODS The prospective hospital-based study was conducted over a period of 18 months in the neonatal unit of Combined Military Hospital, Kharian, from September 2011 to February 2013. All neonates from newborn to 28 days of age admitted to(More)
OBJECTIVE To study the spectrum of clinical presentation of coeliac disease and the role of IgA anti-tissue transglutaminase antibodies titer in the diagnosis and effect of gluten-free diet on such titers in children. METHODS The prospective study was conducted in the paediatric department of Combined Military Hospital, Kharian from Sep 2011 to Sep 2012.(More)
Objective: The aim of this study was to evaluate the demographic profile of children with breath holding spells and anemia and efficacy of iron supplementation on reduction in frequency of these spells. Study Design: Interventional, prospective hospital based. Place and Duration of Study: Department of paediatrics Combined Military Hospital (CMH) Kharian(More)
Neural tube defects are a group of congenital anomalies of brain development that carry a significant risk of morbidity and mortality. Anencephaly is a serious form of this defect with a very poor prognosis. It can present in three forms - meroanencephaly, holoanencephaly, and craniorachischisis. Meroanencephaly is considered to be the classic form of(More)
OBJECTIVE To find out the incidence of surgical site infection in clean general surgery cases operated without prophylactic antibiotics. DESIGN A comparative study. PLACE AND DURATION OF STUDY The study was carried out in Combined Military Hospital, Pano Aqil Cantonment, from July 2003 to December 2004. PATIENTS AND METHODS One hundred and twenty-four(More)
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