A. Ahmad's scientific contributions

Publications (3)

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Aim: To determine the frequency of different complications during haemodialysis. Methods: This prospective study was conducted at Nephrology section of Nishtar Hospital, Multan from July 2012 to January 2013. A total of 227 patients were included in the study. Results: The most frequently observed complications were depressive illness, vomiting, fe...
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Aim: To assess the value of adenosine deaminase activity (ADA) for the diagnosis of tuberculous pleural effusion without performing needle pleural biopsy. Methods: This prospective study was conducted at Nishtar Hospital, Multan from May 2013 to September 2013. A total of 60 patients with history and clinical examination suggestive of tuberculous p...
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Aim: To determine the percentage of hypertensive, diabetic and stroke patients having increased level of cholesterol and triglycerides. Methods: This prospective study was carried out on cases of diabetes mellitus, hypertension and glycemic control from January 2012 to June 2012. A total of 300 cases were included in the study. Results: Out of 3000...

Citations

... Hemodialysis is the long term form of mechanical renal replacement therapy, used to remove waste products from the blood of patients with end-stage renal disease (Ahmad et al., 2002;Crowley, 2009). Hemodialysis substitutes for functions of the kidney, by cleaning and filtering blood to temporarily rid body of harmful wastes, extra salt and extra water. ...