Azerbaijan Medical Journal

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Azerbaijan Medical Journal

Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry, Pharmacology, Pathology Forensic medicine, Microbiology, Community Medicine, Otorhinolaryngology, Internal Medicine, General Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Radiology, Pulmonary Medicine, Dermatology and Venereal diseases, Infectious Diseases, Anaesthesia, Cancer research, Neurosurgery, Orthopedics, Gastroenterology, Neurology, Nephrology, Medical education, Orthopaedics, Paediatrics, Reproduction, Cardiology, Diabetes, Surgery, Nursing, Otolaryngology, Dental, Psychology, Anesthesiology Dermatology, Endocrinology, Hepatology, Urology, Venereology, Psychiatry, Biotechnology, Pharmacy, ENT, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Analysis, Pharmaceutics, Pulmonology, Pharmacognosy, Pharmaceutical, Phatmaceutical Technology, Biopharmaceutics, Pharmacokinetics Pharmacodynamics, Industrial Pharmacy, Drug Design, Quality Assurance, Drug Regulatory Affairs, Phytochemistry, Drug Delivery Systems, Pharmaceutical Nanotechnology, Pharmaceutical Microbiology, Hospital Pharmacy, Clinical Pharmacy, Pharmacy Practice, Drug Discovery, Drug Metabolism, Toxicology, Clinical Research, Pharmacogenomics, Phrmacoinformatics, Pharmacovigilance<, Life Sciences like Chemistry, Biomedical Sciences, Microbiology, Immunology, Forensic, Epidemiology, Oncology, Biomedicine, Dentistry, Physiotherapy, Gynaecology, Dermatoepidemiology, Neuroscience, Ophthalmology, Sexology, Osteology, Kinesiology, Angiology/Vascular Medicine, Critical care Medicine, Haematology, Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology, Bariatrics, Pharmacy and Nursing, Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, Radiobiology, Clinical immunology, Clinical and Hospital Pharmacy, Cell Biology, Genomics and Proteomics, Healthcare Services, Healthcare Management, Bioinformatics and Biotechnology, Geriatric Medicine,

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Azerbaijan Medical Journal

Awareness and Perception About the Specialty of Family Medicine Among Saudi Arabia.

Abstract : In recent days, the family medicine specialty growing as a potential branch to meet the needs of the community as a basic-level or first-level contact physician. From this perspective, need for a lot of awareness among the general population to utilize quality family medicine services in a better way. The main objective of our study was to find the general population’s awareness of family medicine specialty and demographic factors associated with satisfaction. A cross-sectional study was condu


Behavioral response and attitude of the public about preventive measures against COVID-19 pandemic in Al-Qassim, Saudi Arabia

Abstract : To prevent morbidity and mortality associated with Corona virus disease 2019 (COVID-19) the governments took strict actions to control the spread of disease. This study aimed to assess the attitude and behavioral responses people in Qassim region to the preventive measures taken by the Saudi Government. This is an online cross-sectional survey that was conducted in the Qassim region among adult population. A structured questionnaire in Arabic would be used to collect the data. Data was analyzed


Free Fasciocutaneous Anterolateral Thigh Flap for Soft Tissue Reconstruction in A Patient with Tongue Squamous Cell Carcinoma: The ideal flap

Abstract : The most frequent location for oral cavity cancer is the tongue, where squamous cell carcinoma is the predominant cancer form. It is known that squamous cell carcinoma of the tongue demands a great challenge, particularly in proper treatment planning. Ablative surgery followed by free flap reconstruction is now considered the gold standard treatment for squamous cell carcinoma of the tongue. The free anterolateral thigh flap has now gained more popularity among reconstructive surgeons for tongue


Evaluation of the effect of ozone application and low-level laser therapy on the early success of dental implants in patients with type 2 diabetes

Abstract : Diabetes mellitus is considered a risk factor for the success of dental implants, so this study aims to evaluate the effect of ozone and soft laser on the success of dental implants in these patients. The study sample consisted of 18 patients (11 males, 7 females) who attended the Department of Oral Medicine at the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Damascus, and who had type 2 diabetes, dental implants were performed in these patients, and the sample was divided into two groups of 16 implants.


Clinical Profile of Children Hospitalized with COVID-19

Abstract : Children are known to be less infected by Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) rather than adults. However, they are still a vulnerable group and the incidence of patient’s admission to the hospital continues to increase. Therefore, the aim of this study was to describe the clinical characteristics and outcome in children infected with SARS-CoV-2 who were treated at the three participating referral hospitals for COVID-19 in North Sumatera. This was a cross-sectional descriptive study conducted


Prevalence and associated factors of dentin hypersensitivity in IRAQI students

Abstract : To assess the prevalence of dentin hypersensitivity (DH) and etiological factors among undergraduate students from Iraq- Maysan Governorate. 280 students of Al-Manara College for medical science, Iraq, enrolled in a cross-sectional survey. A self-report questionnaire was used for DH diagnosis and confirmed by tactile and evaporative tests clinically. Statistical analysis Descriptive and chi-square test p<0.05 were done. The prevalence of DH in the sample was 19.0%. DH prevalence to the tactile s


Effect of Quality Admission and Orientation Patients to Reduce In-Hospital Stress

Abstract : Patients who will be hospitalized tend to experience stress. It will adversely affect the patient's illness during hospitalization. Admission and orientation are introduction and orientation given to patients and their families at the beginning of hospitalization; it is to help the patients to adapt to the unfamiliar situations of a hospital. Very few investigate the effect of good orientation on patients' stress reduction at the beginning of hospitalization. Thus, it needs to be studied more de


Evaluation of the efficacy of midazolam nasal sedation compared with dexmedetomidine in the management of uncooperative children with cerebral palsy during dental treatment

Abstract : This study aimed to compare the intranasal administration of midazolam and dexmedetomidine in uncooperative children with cerebral palsy. The sample consisted of 20 children with cerebral palsy aged 5 to 11 years who were divided equally into two groups: Group 1 (experimental) nasal dexmedetomidine 1 mcg/kg and Group 2 (control) nasal midazolam 0.2 mg/kg. The efficacy of both drugs was evaluated according to Ohio State University OSUBRS behavioral rating scale, the University of Michigan scale U


Assessment of Self-Care Heart Failure Index among Heart Failure Patients in Sulaimani Cardiac Hospital

Abstract : Heart failure is a prolonged and progressive syndrome that leads to low quality of life and hospital readmissions. Avoiding or early recognizing health problems in heart failure is associated with proper self-care and recovering overall health-related quality of life. To describe the self-care behaviors and association of sociodemographic and clinical factors that affect patients’ quality of life. The quantitative, cross-sectional convenience sample technique was used to collect 200 patients d


The Correlation between Maximum Mouth Opening and: Gender, Age, Height, Weight and Body Mass Index in a Syrian Population.

Abstract : The range of mouth opening is a respectable factor in the diagnosis of many clinical conditions and can also have implications for the management and treatment of patients with temporomandibular disorders (TMD). The study aims to explore maximum mouth opening (MMO) and its correlation with gender, age, height, weight, and Body Mass Index (BMI) in a Syrian population. The study is an observational cross-sectional study of 497 Syrian Participants (36% male and 62% female). Participants were clinic