Category: RESEARCH ARTICLES

Hypertension and its Management through Alternative Regimes of Unani Medicine

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ABSTRACT Blood pressure or hypertension has become one of the leading medical issues among people all over the world. High blood pressure, if not controlled can lead…

Izharul Hasan1, Danish Kamal Chishti2

1Consultant Unani Physician, Sahni house, New Delhi, India 2Senior Technical Officer, CCIM, New Delhi, India

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2017.v03i01.06

Neonatal Total Parenteral Nutrition: Initiative and implementation of standardized formulation in Saudi Arabia

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Abstract The total parental nutrition considered as high alert medications for neonates population and others.  Several medications safety institutions and international with national accreditation organization recommended setting…

Yousef Ahmed Alomi1, Hussam Saad Almalki2, Aisha Omar Fallatah3, Awatif Faraj Alshammari4, Malika Alshamari5

1The Past General Manager of General Administration of Pharmaceutical Care and Head, National Clinical pharmacy, and Pharmacy Practice and Pharmacy R & D Administration, Ministry of Health, Riyadh, KSA 2Supervisor of IV Admixture Services, Aleman Hospital, Ministry of Health, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia 3Intravenous Admixture Supervisor, Pharmacy Services, King Salman Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia 4TPN Pharmacist, Pharmacy services, Alyamma Hospital, Ministry of Health, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia 5Head, Pharmacy services, Alyamma Hospital, Ministry of Health, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2018.v04i03.15

Assessment of Antimicrobial Use Pattern in Paediatric Intensive care unit in tertiary care hospital Northern India

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Abstract Background:  In India, antimicrobial resistance are getting increase day by day due to misuse of antimicrobial drugs or irrational prescription practice by Clinicians. After implementing so…

Irfanul Haque1*, Suryasnata Das2, Neha Dang3

1Head of Department, Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Jaypee Hospital, Noida, Uttar Pradesh, INDIA. 2Head of Department, Department of Microbiology, Jaypee Hospital, Noida, Uttar Pradesh, INDIA. 3Manager, Department of Quality, Jaypee Hospital, Noida, Uttar Pradesh, INDIA.

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2019.v05i01.04

Analysis of Phosphorus as an Impurity from the Use of Calcium Carbide as an Artificial Ripening Agent in Banana (Musa acuminate)

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Abstract In order to achieve early ripening of fruits, chemicals and ripening agents are used by retailers and farmers. Artificial fruit ripening is illegal but also practiced…

Samuel Kesse, Kofi Oti Boakye-Yiadom, Muhammad Asim Farooq, Md Aquib, Mensura Sied Filli, Wang Bo*

State Key Laboratory of Natural Medicines and Department of Pharmaceutics, School of Pharmacy, China Pharmaceutical University, Nanjing 210009, CHINA

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2019.v05i01.02

Comparative Evaluation of Amodiaquine and Quinine Sulphate Microspheres in the Treatment of Leishmaniasis

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Abstract Leishmaniasis is an infectious protozoan disease caused by the Leishmania parasite and transmitted by the female phlebotomine sand fly. Pentavalent antimicrobials have been the backbones for…

Samuel Kesse, Kofi Oti Boakye-Yiadom, Muhammad Asim Farooq, Md Aquib, Mensura Sied Filli, Wang Bo*

State Key Laboratory of Natural Medicines and Department of Pharmaceutics, School of Pharmacy, China Pharmaceutical University, Nanjing 210009, CHINA

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2019.v05i01.01

Comparative Study of effectiveness of mobilization with movement (MWM) and End range mobilization (ERM) techniques in frozen shoulder

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Abstract Background: Frozen shoulder is disorder of the connective tissue that limits the normal Range of motion of the shoulder in diabetes, frozen shoulder is thought to be…

Jeyakumar S1, Jagatheesan Alagesan2, T.S.Muthukumar3

1PhD Scholar, Saveetha University, Kuthambakkam, Tamil Nadu, India, 2Assistant Professor, Physical Therapy College of Health Sciences, Gulf Medical University, Ajman, UAE 3Professor, College of Physiotherapy Sri Ramakrishna Institute of Para Medical Sciences, Coimbatore, TN, India

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2018.v04i04.22

National Survey of Drug Information Centers practice: Pharmacoeconomic System at Ministry of Health Hospitals in Saudi Arabia

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Abstract Objective: To explore the National Survey of Drug Information Centers practice in Saudi Arabia: PharmacoEconomic System at Ministry of Health Hospitals. Methods: It is a cross-sectional four months national…

Yousef Ahmed Alomi1 , Saeed Jamaan Alghamdi2 , Radi Abdullah Alattyh3

1The Past Head of General Manager of General Administration of Pharmaceutical Care and Head, The Past Head of National Clinical pharmacy, and Pharmacy Practice and Pharmacy R & D Administration, Ministry of Health, Riyadh, KSA 2General Administration of Pharmaceutical Care, Ministry of Health, P.O.BOX 100, Riyadh 11392, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia 3General Administration of Pharmaceutical Care, Ministry of Health, P.O.BOX 100, Riyadh 11392, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2018.v04i03.18

National Survey of Drug Information Centers practice: Leadership and Practice management at Ministry of Health Hospital in Saudi Arabia

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Abstract Objective: To explore the National Survey of Drug Information Centers practice in Saudi Arabia:  Leadership and Practice management at Ministry of Health hospital. Method: It is a cross-sectional four…

Yousef Ahmed Alomi1 , Saeed Jamaan Alghamdi2 , Radi Abdullah Alattyh3

1The Past Head of General Manager of General Administration of Pharmaceutical Care and Head, The Past Head of National Clinical pharmacy, and Pharmacy Practice and Pharmacy R & D Administration, Ministry of Health, Riyadh, KSA 2General Administration of Pharmaceutical Care, Ministry of Health, P.O.BOX 100, Riyadh 11392, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia 3General Administration of Pharmaceutical Care, Ministry of Health, P.O.BOX 100, Riyadh 11392, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2018.v04i03.17

Neonatal Total Parenteral Nutrition: Initiative and implementation of standardized formulation in Saudi Arabia

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Abstract The total parental nutrition considered as high alert medications for neonates population and others. Several medications safety institutions and international with national accreditation organization recommended setting…

Yousef Ahmed Alomi1, Hussam Saad Almalki2, Aisha Omar Fallatah3, Awatif Faraj Alshammari4, Malika Alshamari5

1The Past General Manager of General Administration of Pharmaceutical Care and Head, National Clinical pharmacy, and Pharmacy Practice and Pharmacy R & D Administration, Ministry of Health, Riyadh, KSA 2Supervisor of IV Admixture Services, Aleman Hospital, Ministry of Health, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia 3Intravenous Admixture Supervisor, Pharmacy Services, King Salman Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia 4TPN Pharmacist, Pharmacy services, Alyamma Hospital, Ministry of Health, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia 5Head, Pharmacy services, Alyamma Hospital, Ministry of Health, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2018.v04i03.15

Views of General Public and Creating Awareness on the Role of Pharmacist in Health Care

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Abstract Pharmacies are natural first port of call healthcare providers in society who connect the gap between doctors and patients for optimal and rational use of the…

Melba GV1, Muhila M2, Sneha Anil3, Sulekha Shafeeq4, Prudence A Rodrigues5

1Pharm.D, Department of Pharmacy Practice, PSG College of Pharmacy, Coimbatore, India 2Pharm.D, Department of Pharmacy Practice, PSG College of Pharmacy, Coimbatore, India 3Pharm.D, Department of Pharmacy Practice, PSG College of Pharmacy, Coimbatore, India 4Pharm.D, Department of Pharmacy Practice, PSG College of Pharmacy, Coimbatore, India 5Professor and HOD, Department of Pharmacy Practice, PSG College of Pharmacy, Coimbatore, India

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2018.v04i03.12

Isolation of Bacteriophage from Guheswori Sewage Treatment Plant Capable of Infecting Pathogens

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Abstract Background: Waste water contains microorganisms which are continuously shed in the feces. These microorganisms especially bacteria might acquire antibiotic resistance and pose a significant threat to…

Bikram Gautam1,6*, Lomas Aryal2 , Sachana Adhikari3 , Manoj Rana4 , Anjita Rajbhanshi5 , Sunita Ghale3 and Rameshwar Adhikari6

1Department of Microbiology, St. Xavier’s College, Kathmandu, Nepal 2Dali University Medical College, Yunnan province, China 3Medicine Kasr Al Ainy, Ciaro University, Ciaro, Egypt 4Department of Mines and Geology, Ministry of Industry, Kathmandu, Nepal 5High Powered Committee for Integrated Development of the Bagmati Civilization (HPCIDBC), Ministry of Urban Development, Kathmandu, Nepal 6Research Center for Applied Science and Technology (RECAST), Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu, Nepal

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2018.v04i02.11

The quality of life assessment of chronic schizophrenia and diabetic patients with WHO-QOL in Indian population: a comparative study

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Abstract Background: Schizophrenia is a chronic, severe and disabling psychiatric disorder and diabetes mellitus is one of the most prevalent non-psychiatric chronic illnesses. Both the diseases have…

Sreelakshmi Sreedhar*, Aswini B, Neethu Poulose, Akhil Hari, P N Sureshkumar1

National College of Pharmacy, Manassery, Mukkam, Kozhikode, Kerala, India 1KMCT Medical College Hospital, Kozhikode, Kerala, India

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2018.v04i02.07

Nurse’s knowledge and Awareness Regarding Cervical Cancer and its Prevention in Different Hospitals of Quetta, Pakistan

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Abstract Objective: This study aimed to assess the knowledge and awareness regarding cervical cancer and its prevention among nurses working in different hospitals of Quetta, Pakistan. Methodology:…

Saba Haider1 , Noman Ul Haq1 , Sohail Riaz2* , Aqeel Nasim1 , Muhammad Saood1 , Riffat Yasmin1

1Faculty of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, University of Balochistan, Quetta, Pakistan 2Akson College of Pharmacy, Mirpur University of Science and Technology, Mirpur, Pakistan

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2018.v04i01.06

Prescribing trends of Antibiotics among Pediatrics in two tertiary care Hospitals in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan

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Abstract Objective: To assess the pattern of antibiotics use among pediatrics in two tertiary care hospitals in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan. Methods: The study was conducted from 1st December, 2016 to 30th April,…

Muhammad Rehan Sarwar2* , Shazia Ayaz1 , Muhammad Kamran Raza1 , Saba Aslam2 , Musfirah Javed2 , Iqra Sakhi2

1Ghazi Khan Medical College, D.G. Khan, Pakistan 2Akhtar Saeed College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Lahore, Pakistan

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2018.v04i01.04

In-vitro Anthelmintic Activity of Aqueous Extract of Leaves of Cleome Rutidosperma DC. (Capparidaceae) Against Haemonchus Contortus

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Abstract Background: Cleome rutidosperma is annual herb found in different places in Bangladesh. Its leaves used as the treatment for Helminthiasis associated with Haemonchus contortus. This parasite is one of…

Md. Shahed-Al-Mahmud 1* Hasib Al Hasan 2

1Department of Microbiology and Immunology, School of Medicine, Tzu Chi University, No. 701, Sec. 3, Zhongyang Rd. Hualien 97004, Taiwan 2Department of Pharmacy, State University of Bangladesh, Dhaka-1205, Bangladesh

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2018.v04i01.03

Establishing Relationship Between Maternal Sociodemographic Characteristics and Lead in Umbilical Cord Blood Serum

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Abstract Aim: To find the correlation between the concentration of lead and maternal socio-demographic characteristics like age, living area (urban or rural), housing style (slum type, cemented, or…

Nazia Tarannum*, Ranu Agarwal, Amit Upadhyay, Priyanka Gupta, Rakesh Kumar Soni

1Department of Chemistry, Chaudhary Charan Singh University, Meerut 250004, India 2Department of Pediatrics, Lala Lajpat Rai Medical College, Meerut 250005, India

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2018.v04i01.01

The burden of menstrual problems and factors affecting adolescent school going girls in Jaipur

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Abstract Objective: The objective of this study was to find out the burden of menstrual problems and factors affecting adolescent school girls. Methods:Study population included all the adolescent school…

Samar Hossain* 1 , Monica Gulia2

1Department of Community Medicine, G.S Medical College and Hospital, Hapur, U.P, India 2NIMS Medical College, NIMS University, Jaipur, India

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2017.v03i04.25

Evaluation of Prescription Pattern and Quality of life in Acne in Tertiary Care Hospital in North Indian population

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Abstract Objective: The aim of this study was to evaluate the prescription pattern and Quality of Life of patients and the severity of the disease by using the…

Nalini Negi1 , Sumir Kumar2 , Sourabh Kosey1 , Vir Vikram Sharma3

1Department of Pharmacy Practice, ISF College of Pharmacy, Moga, Punjab, India 2Department of Skin and Veneral Disease, Guru Govind Singh Medical College and Hospital & Research Centre, Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot, Punjab, India 3Dayanand Medical College, Ludhiana, Punjab, India

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2017.v03i04.24

Evaluation of Prescribing Patterns in lower Respiratory Tract Infections at Government Hospital – a Retrospective Study

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Abstract Objective: The aim of this study was to assess the prescribing trends in Lower Respiratory Tract Infections at Government Fever Hospital. Methods: A retrospective, observational, cross sectional study was…

Hemamanogna Narne*, Sushma Nimmagadda, Naveen Yaddanapalli, Koteswari Poluri

Hindu College of Pharmacy, Amaravati Road, Guntur-522 002, Andhra Pradesh, India

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2017.v03i04.23