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

Pharmacological and Nutraceuticals Profile of Citrus medica: A Vitamin C Rich Source

Abstract : Citrus medica commonly known as citron is widely distributed in the himalayan regions of India. It contains various phytoconstituents like limonene, hesperetin, Vitamin C, phenolics, flavonones, iso-limonene, pectin, linalool, decanal, and nonanal etc. It is frequently used in traditional systems of medicine for the treatment of cardiac, thyroid, and oestrogen disorders. These activities are due to presence of phenolic and flavanoids content in it. It is also act as mutagenic and exhibits good a

The Effect of Positive Thinking on Depression Level in Diabetes Mellitus Patients

Abstract : The effect of positive thinking on the level of depression in diabetic Mellitus patients. Diabetes mellitus is a chronic disease that cannot be cured. It is not contagious but has a high risk of disrupting one's life. This study aims to prove the effect of positive thinking on the level of depression in patients with diabetes mellitus. This type of research is a pre-experimental One-Group Pre-test-posttest Design. The sampling technique is purposive sampling. The number of samples in this study

Conversion Time of Covid-19 RT-PCR Test Among Health Workers

Abstract : One of key sector to combat covid-19 is healthcare, whose worker are put in high risk affected physical, mental and social. Healthcare worker (HCW) defined as all staff involved to provide treatment for covid-19 patients and are put in higher risk to SARS-CoV-2 exposure than general population. In addition, infected HCW are required to work immediately as the amount of HCW is limited. Indonesia applied entry and exit test in five days to shorten isolation and quarantine period. The policy has a

Analysis of Ground Support Equipment (GSE) Failure Modes at PT. Gapura Angkasa Makassar

Abstract : This research aimed to identify and detect each existing failure mode based on probability and severity and provide solutions using the Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (FMEA) method. A company known as PT. Gapura Angkasa in Sultan Hasanuddin Airport was used, which has hundreds of workers in the Ground Support Equipment (GSE) Division, and its operation is fraught with danger and risk. This research identified the cause of the GSE damage, ensuring the safety of workers and the smooth operation

Effects of a health education intervention on insecticide treated nets use and its practices among pregnant women attending antenatal clinic in Royal hospital, Enugu State, Nigeria: A Pilot study

Abstract : Malaria remains the most prevalent parasite infection accountable for the high burden of disease and deaths in low-income countries. Approximately half of the global population lives in malaria-endemic areas, pregnant women and young children below the age of 5-years are considered as high-risk group for the transmission of malaria. A pilot study was conducted in Royal hospital, Enugu State, Nigeria. The health education intervention contents were prepared initially and pre-tested by piloting 30

Effect of Pancreas Omentoplasty and Sleeve Gastrectomy on Body Weight, Blood Sugar Levels, and Interleukin-6 in Diabetic and Obese Rats

Abstract : This study described the effectiveness of pancreas omentoplasty with sleeve gastrectomy on weight reduction, improving blood sugar levels and interleukin-6 in diabetic and obese rats. A randomized control group pretest-posttest study design was performed on 12 male Wistar rats aged 6 weeks induced with obesity and type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM) and grouped into sleeve gastrectomy (SG) group (P1) and SG group with pancreatic omentoplasty (P2). SG is done by partially removing the stomach in the ma

Profile of patients with Noise Induced Hearing Loss (NIHL) at Neurotology Clinic, Dr Soetomo General Academic Hospital, Surabaya, Indonesia

Abstract : Noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) is a hearing loss that develops gradually due to prolonged exposure to excessive intensity noise and usually comes from the work environment. This study was a retrospective descriptive study using medical record data at Neurotology Clinic, Dr. Soetomo Hospital, Surabaya, Indonesia, from January 2016 to December 2020. Male patients with NIHL were more than female patients. The ratio of male to female patients was 1.92 :1. Most NIHL patients were in 41-50 years ag

The Effect of Marriage with Lower Castes (Nyerod) In Traditional Balinese Wedding on The Psychology of Balinese Hindu Women: Case Report

Abstract : Marriage in Bali, which is predominantly Hindu, still adheres to the caste (wangsa) system. So that the marriage that can be called ideal by the Balinese people is a marriage with the same caste, and if a different caste marriage is still a polemic in Balinese society. Different caste marriages in Bali cause adjustment to the new environment in the husband's family. This case aims to show that there is a relationship between different caste marriages (nyerod) that occur in Balinese women and her

Hemoglobin Levels and Nutritional Status Affect the Work Productivity in Nurses; Work Fatigue as Intervening Variable

Abstract : Nursing services require an increase in the quality of health services and professionalism through work productivity. The phenomenon found is many nurses experience work fatigue because of several factors, such as inappropriate nutritional intake as well as lack of rest, which leads to the incidence of anemia. The impact of nutritional problems can cause decrease of work productivity, such as work fatigue and work capacity. This study aims to analyze the direct and indirect effects of nutritiona


Abstract : Platelet indices correlated with cardiovascular risk factors and mortality in children with congenital heart disease (CHD). Cyanotic CHD usually had a low platelet count with a high level of other platelet indices. This study evaluated the difference in platelet indices between cyanotic and acyanotic CHD undergoing cardiac catheterization. A retrospective study evaluated children with CHD, age 1 month until 18 years, hospitalized at Dr. Soetomo General Academic Hospital, Surabaya. Children were