Om Parkash

Summary

Affiliation: The Aga Khan University
Country: Pakistan

Publications

  1. pmc Frequency of poor quality of life and predictors of health related quality of life in cirrhosis at a tertiary care hospital Pakistan
    Om Parkash
    Department of Medicine, Aga Khan University Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Res Notes 5:446. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Wilson's disease: Experience at a tertiary care hospital
    Om Parkash
    Department of Medicine, The Aga Khan University, Karachi
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 23:525-6. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Are we ready for a new epidemic of under recognized liver disease in South Asia especially in Pakistan? Non alcoholic fatty liver disease
    Om Parkash
    Department of Gastroenterology, Aga Khan University, Karachi
    J Pak Med Assoc 63:95-9. 2013
  4. doi request reprint MELD score: utility and comparison with King's College criteria in non-acetaminophen acute liver failure
    Om Parkash
    Department of Medicine, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Stadium Road, Karachi
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 22:492-6. 2012
  5. pmc Severity of acute hepatitis and its outcome in patients with dengue fever in a tertiary care hospital Karachi, Pakistan (South Asia)
    Om Parkash
    Department of Medicine Aga Khan University Hospital Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Gastroenterol 10:43. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of non cardiac chest pain (NCCP) and acute coronary syndrome (ACS) patients presenting to a tertiary care center
    Om Parkash
    Department of Medicine, Aga Khan University, Karachi
    J Pak Med Assoc 59:667-71. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Size or the number of portal tracts: which matters in a liver biopsy core in chronic hepatitis C?
    Om Parkash
    Department of Medicine, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 21:121-2. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Primary billiary cirrhosis (antimitochondrial antibody negative) leading to secondary amyloidosis
    Om Parkash
    Department of Medicine, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 22:330-2. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Refeeding syndrome in a young girl with anorexia nervosa
    Om Parkash
    Department of Medicine, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 24:S78-80. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Carvedilol vs. esophageal variceal band ligation in the primary prophylaxis of variceal hemorrhage: a multicentre randomized controlled trial
    Hasnain Ali Shah
    Section of Gastroenterology, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan Electronic address
    J Hepatol 60:757-64. 2014

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc Frequency of poor quality of life and predictors of health related quality of life in cirrhosis at a tertiary care hospital Pakistan
    Om Parkash
    Department of Medicine, Aga Khan University Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Res Notes 5:446. 2012
    ..The general aim of this study was to evaluate the magnitude of poor HRQOL and to assess factors related with HRQOL in patients with CLD in Pakistan...
  2. doi request reprint Wilson's disease: Experience at a tertiary care hospital
    Om Parkash
    Department of Medicine, The Aga Khan University, Karachi
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 23:525-6. 2013
    ..9%) patients and 9 (60%) of them had KF rings. Mean serum aspartate transaminase (AST) / alanine transaminases (ALT) ratio was 1.92 and median alkaline phosphatase / total bilirubin ratio was 79.30 (IQR 35.05; 166.50). ..
  3. ncbi request reprint Are we ready for a new epidemic of under recognized liver disease in South Asia especially in Pakistan? Non alcoholic fatty liver disease
    Om Parkash
    Department of Gastroenterology, Aga Khan University, Karachi
    J Pak Med Assoc 63:95-9. 2013
    ..We need population based studies in our country so that we can protect our population from a new epidemic...
  4. doi request reprint MELD score: utility and comparison with King's College criteria in non-acetaminophen acute liver failure
    Om Parkash
    Department of Medicine, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Stadium Road, Karachi
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 22:492-6. 2012
    ..Study Design: An analytical cross-sectional study...
  5. pmc Severity of acute hepatitis and its outcome in patients with dengue fever in a tertiary care hospital Karachi, Pakistan (South Asia)
    Om Parkash
    Department of Medicine Aga Khan University Hospital Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Gastroenterol 10:43. 2010
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of non cardiac chest pain (NCCP) and acute coronary syndrome (ACS) patients presenting to a tertiary care center
    Om Parkash
    Department of Medicine, Aga Khan University, Karachi
    J Pak Med Assoc 59:667-71. 2009
    ..To compare clinical characteristics of patients admitted with chest pain with those who had Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS) and Non Cardiac Chest Pain (NCCP) presenting at a tertiary care center...
  7. doi request reprint Size or the number of portal tracts: which matters in a liver biopsy core in chronic hepatitis C?
    Om Parkash
    Department of Medicine, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 21:121-2. 2011
    ..6 and 13.1 in GoI 1, 2 and 3 respectively (p<0.001). The mean NoP were 7.6, 11.1, 11.3 and 14.5 in SoF 1, 2, 3 and 4 respectively (p<0.0001). There was a good correlation between number of portal tracts and length of LBC (r2=0.56)...
  8. doi request reprint Primary billiary cirrhosis (antimitochondrial antibody negative) leading to secondary amyloidosis
    Om Parkash
    Department of Medicine, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 22:330-2. 2012
    ..Also, her gastrointestinal biopsy was suggestive of amyloidosis. As a workup for secondary amyloidosis, her liver biopsy was done which revealed features of primary billiary cirrhosis (PBC)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Refeeding syndrome in a young girl with anorexia nervosa
    Om Parkash
    Department of Medicine, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 24:S78-80. 2014
    ..We suggest a slow and gradual increase in nutrition along with nutritional counselling and psychotherapy. ..
  10. doi request reprint Carvedilol vs. esophageal variceal band ligation in the primary prophylaxis of variceal hemorrhage: a multicentre randomized controlled trial
    Hasnain Ali Shah
    Section of Gastroenterology, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan Electronic address
    J Hepatol 60:757-64. 2014
    ..Hemodynamic studies have shown carvedilol to be more effective than propranolol at reducing portal pressure. We compared efficacy of carvedilol with EVL for primary prophylaxis of esophageal variceal bleed...
  11. doi request reprint Emergency evaluation of acute chest pain
    Aysha Almas
    Department of Medicine, The Aga Khan University, Karachi
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 20:74-8. 2010
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Clinical factors associated with mortality in dengue infection at a tertiary care center
    Aysha Almas
    Department of Medicine, Aga Khan University, Islamabad, Pakistan
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 41:333-40. 2010
    ..008, p < 0.001, p < 0.001, p < 0.001, respectively)...