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

Workplace vaccination policy as the primary factors in receiving COVID-19 vaccines: A finding in Makassar city, Indonesia

Abstract : This study aimed to understand the primary reasons for the workers to receive the vaccine during the initial vaccine rollout and the mass vaccination program in Makassar city, Indonesia. This study was an analytical descriptive with a cross-sectional design. We used a self-administered online survey through a multi-item questionnaire via Microsoft Form from August to September 2021. A total of 252 valid questionnaires were analyzed from respondents over 20 years of age, where the majority of the


Correlation between Severity of Sepsis and Red Cell Distribution Width

Abstract : Sepsis is a life-threatening organ dysfunction caused by a dysregulated host response to infection. The incidence of sepsis are between 300 to 1000 cases per 100,000 people per year. Red cell distribution width (RDW) is an index variation of RBC volume, which is a cost-effective and easy tool for predicting the prognosis of critically ill patients. RDW value can be used as an independent indicator of mortality in septic patients. Sepsis can increase RDW through various mechanisms, such as the ro


COMPARISON OF VITAMIN D AND EXHALED CARBON MONOXIDE LEVELS BETWEEN SMOKERS AND NONSMOKERS AMONG INDONESIAN ADULT MALES

Abstract : The relationship between smoking and lung damage is part of the inflammatory process, increased oxidative stress, and protease. Many of these processes are modulated by Vitamin D. Current data shows that Vitamin D deficiency is associated with respiratory disorders. This study aims to compare the Vitamin D values of male smokers and nonsmokers in Indonesia and their exhaled (Carbon Monoxide) CO values. A cross-sectional study was conducted on healthy male subjects at X office Jakarta in August 2


Prevalence of Burnout in Mental Health Nurses Working at Psychiatric Hospital in The Central Java

Abstract : Mental health nurses work in potentially high stress environment and challenging setting. One of the essential stress caused by burnout. the aim of this study was to describe burnout of mental health nurses. This Sample was 131 participants mental health nurses in all the psychiatric hospitals in Central Java were invited to participate in this study. this was determined using the stratified random sampling method in psychiatric hospital in Central Java. The burnout questionnaire used the Maslac


Factors Associated with Work-Related Burnout among Nurses during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Abstract : Work-related burnout seriously affects all healthcare workers (HCWs). Frontline HCWs, primarily nurses, who treat patients with COVID-19 are more likely to burn out. This study aimed at assessing the factors associated with work-related burnout among nurses during the COVID-19 pandemic. Participants’ demographics, relevant characteristics, stress, anxiety, depression, and COVID-19-related stress items were also assessed and examined for associations with work-related burnout. A cross-sectional


Knowledge, Attitude and Practice regarding obesity among sample of adults in Baghdad city-Iraq

Abstract : This study aimed to assess knowledge, attitude and practices among sample of adults in Baghdad Iraq; Ascertain relationship between the knowledge, attitude and practices about obesity and some independent variables and determine the sources of information. Cross sectional study was carried out during the period from 1st of April to the end of October 2021, in Baghdad City in different places where people from different Sociodemographic characteristics, about 253 samples collected from people fro


A STUDY TO EVALUATE THE ASSOCIATION OF GLYCAEMIC DIET IN RELATION TO THE DERANGED LIPID PROFILE AMONG PATIENTS WITH ACNE IN A TERTIARY CARE CENTER

Abstract : The relationship between diet and acne has been controversial. Recently, there has been a surge in studies providing greater insight, with several studies looking into glycaemic index (GI), diet and their relationship with acne vulgaris. To assess the Glycaemic index, lipid profile and compare it with acne grade. Study was conducted from Dec 2020 to May 2022.Where a total of 150 acne patients were enrolled. Patients were examined and grade of acne was established along with blood sample (for lip


POTENTIAL UTILIZATION OF ANTIPLASMID AGENTS WITH BIOENGINEERED BACTERIOPHAGE DELIVERY MEDIA AS THE LATEST STRATEGY TO TREAT ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE

Abstract : Infectious disease can be interpreted as a disease caused by infectious agents (bacteria, viruses, fungi, and parasites) or toxic products that are transmitted from infected people, animals, and reservoirs, either directly or indirectly. The main therapy for infectious diseases, especially bacterial infections, is to use antibiotics. However, the massive use of antibiotics and the tendency to frequently abuse them have led to the development of antibiotic resistance in pathogenic bacteria. There


Rate of changes in Neutrophil-to-Lymphocyte ratio in patients with and without nausea and vomiting after spinal anesthesia: a clinical trial

Abstract : One of the most common and safe techniques applied in many surgeries is spinal anesthesia. However, it may create some complications like nausea and vomiting. Postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV) is known as a prevalent complication after anesthesia and surgery. Many studies have introduced Inflammation as a significant factor in the occurrence of PONV. Neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio (NLR) is a prognostic biomarker taken from peripheral blood, to check the inflammation in various diseases. T


The Effect of Insulin ,Glimepiride, and Metformin on weight and Glycemic state in Type 2 Diabetes mellitus

Abstract : Insulin, glimepiride, and metformin prescribe as monotherapy or in combination to control glycemic state. A comparative retrospective case-control study followed by a follow-up study of added metformin and or glimepiride to establish the effect on weight and glycemic state. There are no significant differences in BMI, FPG, and HbA1c among comparative monotherapy groups, follow-up study show a highly significant reduction of glycemic parameters with varying effect on weight among antidiabetic age