April 1995, Volume 45, Issue 4

Editorial

Investigating the Thyroid Gland

Tasnim Ahsan

Diseases of thyroid gland are the most common of all endocrine diseases with the exception of diabetes mellitus1. Estimation of thyroid hormones has come of age and the battery of tests now available for evaluating thyroid dysfunc­tionoffera unique oppor

Time to Revise the MBBS Curriculum

N. A. Jafarey

A number of developments are putting pressures on the medical profession all over the world to change. Firstly the expotential growth of information in the biomedical field makes it impossible to teach everything in the medical college. Looking from their perspective as if all the

RESEARCH ARTICLES

IN THIS ISSUE

Practical Epidemiology and Biostatistics in Research

Study Design and Statistics

S. Kamal , et al

Abstracts From the Journals of the East

Fatema Jawad , et al

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR

STUDENTS' CORNER

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