Primary healthcare physicians’ attitude and perceived barriers regarding minor surgeries

Dr. Ali Wahab Al-Faraj Family Medicine Joint Program , Eastern region – 2007 Objectives: To determine the importance of minor surgical procedures that could be done by physicians or general practitioners at Primary Healthcare Centers (PHCC) and to determine the important and major obstacles for physicians’ inability to perform minor surgeries (MS) at PHCC. Methodology: Data […]

Zamzam Water versus Saline Irrigations as Adjuvant Treatment of Chronic Rhinosinusitis, Among Patients Attending Otolaryngology Clinic; A Double Blind Randomized Controlled Trial at King Fahad General Hospital, Jeddah

Dr. Ghofran Siraj Khogeer Joint Program Family & Community Medicine, Jeddah – 2014 Background: Chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) is one of the most common problems in primary care settings and ENT practice.  Saline nasal irrigation is commonly used as an adjunctive therapy of CRS as recommended by current guidelines. Objectives:  to compare the effectiveness of Zamzam […]

Prevalence of Social Phobia and its associated factors among Governmental Secondary School Female Students in Jeddah

Dr. Manar Nizar Ghulam Joint Program Family & Community Medicine, Jeddah – 2014 This is a cross- sectional analytic study where the prevalence of Social phobia and its associated factors were determined. The aim of the study was to identify prevalence of social phobia, and its associated factors among Governmental Secondary School Female Students in […]