Saher Aijaz Khan

Saher Aijaz Khan
University of Bristol | UB · Bristol Medical School

Master of Public Health
Postgraduate Researcher at Bristol Medical School, University of Bristol

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Introduction
A Public health Professional and Researcher experienced in qualitative and quantitative research skills having professional expertise in research, project management, workshop facilitation, training, and advocacy.

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Corona Virus Disease (COVID-19), a contagious disease, is a global pandemic affecting the lives and health of individuals across borders, genders and races. Much of what is known about the effects of natural disasters and disease outbreaks on women's health in particular, is based on studies conducted in high-income countries. The evolving evidence...
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Background: Nearly half of the women experience violence across their lifespan in all the provinces of Pakistan at an alarming rate. Despite knowing the prevalence, there has been meager progress in developing strategies to combat violence at individual, family, or community level. Many interventions suggested in other countries have been pilot te...
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Objective: To evaluate the young adults' awareness of sexually transmitted diseases, complications, prevention and management. Methods: The descriptive, cross-sectional study was conducted from September 4, 2017, to September 4, 2018, in Karachi, and comprised residents of the city aged 18-35 years of either gender. Data was collected from Janua...
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Background: Prognosis of breast cancer and success of therapeutic interventions largely rely on the clinico-pathologic and biological characteristics of the tumor and vary due to the heterogeneous nature of breast cancers. The aim of this study was to determine the frequency and prognostic parameters of luminal breast cancers in our population to...
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Objectives: The growing number of older people due to demographic transition is paving the way for nongovernmental organizations and the private sector for mushrooming of old age homes (OAHs). These homes function either free or fee for services and the services provided at these OAHs determines the quality of life of older people. The aim of the s...
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Squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) of head and neck is highly prevalent in South-asian countries, owing to high consumption of areca nut/gutka and chewing tobacco. p27kip1 is a tumor suppressor gene, thought to be downregulated in oral squamous cell carcinoma. Therefore, in the present study we used immunohistochemical analysis to investigate an associa...
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Objectives: The aim of this study was to determine the frequency of metaplastic breast carcinoma and invasive micropapillary carcinoma in our population and also to compare the clinico-pathologic features of metaplastic breast carcinoma and invasive micropapillary carcinoma with invasive ductal carcinoma, not otherwise specifed (IDC, NOS). Results:...
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Background: In this study, we intend to determine the immunohistochemical expression of EGFR in cases of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma and its association with prognostic clinico-pathologic features. Methods: A total of 115 cases of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma treated at Liaquat National Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan, were included...
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Background: The rationale behind this study was to find out the frequency of dysplasia and colorectal cancer (CRC) in young patients with ulcerative colitis (UC) using histopathological examination. This facilitated early detection of dysplasia and CRC by regular endoscopic biopsies and also guided physicians on appropriate surveillance and manage...
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The research study explores the level of awareness of the young adults towards sexually transmitted diseases and STDs vaccines. The study also aims to explore the acceptability of vaccines for STDs specifically HPV vaccine in Pakistan and the attitudes of young adults towards Comprehensive sexual education.

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