Muhammad Masroor

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OBJECTIVE To determine the response of one-year interferon-alpha therapy in hepatitis delta virus (HDV) infection in children and young adults at a tertiary care hospital, Karachi, Pakistan. STUDY DESIGN An observational study. PLACE AND DURATION OF STUDY Sarwar Zuberi Liver Centre (SZLC), Medical Unit IV, Civil Hospital, Karachi/Dow University of(More)
OBJECTIVE To compare the side effects, cost, end treatment response (ETR) and Sustained viral response (SVR) with combination therapy of either interferon alpha 2a or 2b in combination with Ribavarin. STUDY DESIGN Randomized Control Clinical Trial (RCCT). PLACE AND DURATION OF STUDY The study was conducted at Sarwar Zuberi Liver Centre (SZLC), Civil(More)
OBJECTIVE To determine the compliance of hand hygiene among the trainee physicians of a tertiary care teaching hospital; and to identify physicians' opinion regarding various obstacles in adhering to the hand hygiene principles. METHODS Cross-sectional survey was conducted among the Interns (House Officers) and Post Graduate trainee physicians of a(More)
This paper is based on an easily comprehendible algorithm to sort Bangla words in the linguistic order. Though a few works has been done on this project, only a few served the purpose. Since Unicode serves as a standard and a fixed representation for all characters of most of the language, Unicode representation of Bangla characters has been used to sort(More)
OBJECTIVE To determine the frequency of hyperthermia in acute ischemic stroke patients visiting a tertiary care hospital in a developing country. STUDY DESIGN Cross-sectional, observational study. PLACE AND DURATION OF STUDY Medical Wards of Civil Hospital, Karachi, from January to June 2013. METHODOLOGY Patients aged ≥18 years of either gender with(More)
OBJECTIVE To assess the demographic, clinical, endoscopic and histological spectrum of Solitary Rectal Ulcer Syndrome (SRUS). STUDY DESIGN Cross-sectional observational study. PLACE AND DURATION OF STUDY Medical Unit-III, Civil Hospital Karachi (CHK) and Ward 7, Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC), Karachi, from January 2009 to June 2012. (More)
The anatomical structure of human brain is very complex. For diagnosing the presence of certain possible pathology, some times the surgeons have to navigate through each and every pixel to ascertain its possible association with a specific group of tissues. Due to the volume of MRIs because of its various views i.e. coronal, axial and sagital, practically,(More)
BACKGROUND Mycobacterial culture is considered as the gold standard for TB diagnosis. It is performed on egg-based media using commercially available eggs to grow Mycobacteria from clinical samples. These eggs are known to contain high concentration of antibiotics, including fluoroquinolones, given to chicken to prevent early mortality. This study was(More)
Sorting Bengali words, a constituent part of Bengali language processing, Bengali data manipulation and Bengali database system comes up with a lot of challenges. A simple lexicographic ordering based on the Unicode representation does not yield the correct order of Bengali words as the character order in Unicode for Bengali differs from the order suggested(More)
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