VOL.45 | NO. 3 | December 2019


Diet Related Noncommunicable Diseases: Time for Action
Rahman SMM1*, Hossain SM2, Jahan M3


Role of XmnI Polymorphism in HbF Induction in HbE/β and β-Thalassaemia Patients
Hossain M1, Noor FA1,2, Bhuyan GS3, Qadri SS1, Mannoor K1,3*

A New Therapeutic Option for Chronic Hepatitis B: Reduced Dose and Shorter Duration of a Combination Therapy with Pegylated Interferon and Entecavir
Mahtab MA1* , Tabassum S2, Nesa A2 , Jahan M2, Khan MSI3, Akbar SMF4,5

Difficulties in Breastfeeding: Easy Solution by Oketani Breast Massage
Tasnim S1, Roy SK2*, Jahan K2, Nazmeen S3, Debnath SC2, Islam ABMM4

Early and Mid-term Outcome of CABG Surgery in Diabetic and Non-diabetic Patients in a Tertiary Care Hospital in Bangladesh
Rahman MM1*, Karim MR2, Rahman MH3, Siraj M1, Uddin J1, Amin MN4, Rashid MA2

Outcome of Heart Valve Prosthesis in a Tertiary Care Hospital in Bangladesh: A Retrospective Study
Adhikary AB1*, Ranjan R1, Rahman M1, Adhikary D2, Saha SK3, Saha H1

Tumor Necrosis Factor-α Polymorphism in Helicobacter Pylori Associated Gastric Carcinoma
Barua RR1*, Barua S2, Barua HR3, Barua AK4, Ansari MAJ5, Chong JM6, Uozaki H7, Fukayama M7

Sympathetic Cardiovascular Function Status of Chronic ObstructivePulmonary Disease (COPD)
Baksh S1*, Akhter S2, Ali OI3, Munna MK3, Rownak N4, Khan SM5

Repair of Inguinal Hernia by Desarda Technique in both Elective and Emergency Settings
Sagar SMIU1, Khalid MS2*, Mustafa ASMF3, Islam SMN4

Status of Self-medication Among the Patients Attending Outpatient Department in Selected Private Hospitals in Dhaka City
Hasan R1*, Yasmin N2, Seoty NR2, Hasan MM3, Shahjahan M2

Accuracy of SpO2 Measurements by Placing Probes on Newborns’ Wrist and Ankle
Tajkia G1*, Shirin M2, Hossain MM3, Mamun MAA4

Prediction of the Stone Free Rate by Using the Guy’s Stone Score After Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy
Islam MS1*, Hossain M1, Islam MS1, Alam AKMK1, Dulal MHR1, Ullah ATMA1, Rahman MS1,Hossain F1

Squamous Cell Carcinoma Arising in a Dermoid Cyst of the Ovary: A Case Series
Hossain N1*, Nag U1, Mahmud MS2


Achieving universal health coverage by 2030: The role of parliaments in ensuring the right to health

Prof. Dr. Md. Habibe Millat MP (Bangladesh)
Mr. Christian Lohr MP (Switzerland)
Ms. Mariana Carvalho MP (Brazil)


Achieving Universal Health Coverage by 2030: The Role of Parliaments in Ensuring the Right to Health
Millat MH


Haematohidrosis with Headache-A Rare Phenomenon of Sweating Blood: A Case Report
Chowdhury AR1, Islam MR1, Rahman HZ1, Jannat M1, Rahman MH1

Letter to the Editor

Dengue Fever in Bangladesh
Tahmina Shirin T