S N Zafar

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Disparities in access to surgical care within a lower income country: an alarming inequity
    Syed Nabeel Zafar
    Department of Surgery, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    World J Surg 37:1470-7. 2013
  2. pmc Prescription of medicines by medical students of Karachi, Pakistan: a cross-sectional study
    Syed Nabeel Zafar
    Medical College, Aga Khan University, Stadium Road, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Public Health 8:162. 2008
  3. pmc Perceptions about the cause of schizophrenia and the subsequent help seeking behavior in a Pakistani population - results of a cross-sectional survey
    Syed Nabeel Zafar
    Aga Khan University, Stadium Road, Karachi 74800, Pakistan
    BMC Psychiatry 8:56. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Recall errors in a weekly survey of diarrhoea in Guatemala: determining the optimal length of recall
    S N Zafar
    Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    Epidemiol Infect 138:264-9. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Open versus closed method of establishing pneumoperitoneum for laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    Ghulam Asghar Channa
    Department of General Surgery, Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre, Karachi
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 19:557-60. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Surgery, public health, and Pakistan
    Syed Nabeel Zafar
    Department of Surgery, Aga Khan University, Stadium Road, P O Box 3500, Karachi, 74800, Pakistan
    World J Surg 35:2625-34. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Self-medication amongst university students of Karachi: prevalence, knowledge and attitudes
    Syed Nabeel Zafar
    Aga Khan University, Karachi
    J Pak Med Assoc 58:214-7. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Health and needs assessment of geriatric patients: results of a survey at a teaching hospital in Karachi
    Syed Nabeel Zafar
    Aga Khan University, Karachi
    J Pak Med Assoc 56:470-4. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Geriatric health in Pakistan: current status and challenges
    Ather Mohammad Taqui
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 18:262. 2008

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Publications9

  1. doi request reprint Disparities in access to surgical care within a lower income country: an alarming inequity
    Syed Nabeel Zafar
    Department of Surgery, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    World J Surg 37:1470-7. 2013
    ..Surgical care is not uniformly available worldwide. Inequities in surgical care and access may also vary within countries, and the present study aimed to explore these disparities in Pakistan...
  2. pmc Prescription of medicines by medical students of Karachi, Pakistan: a cross-sectional study
    Syed Nabeel Zafar
    Medical College, Aga Khan University, Stadium Road, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Public Health 8:162. 2008
    ..We aimed to determine the practice and attitudes of drug prescription by medical students and: a) how non-medical students respond to this practice, b) How this compares with the attitudes and practices of non-medical students...
  3. pmc Perceptions about the cause of schizophrenia and the subsequent help seeking behavior in a Pakistani population - results of a cross-sectional survey
    Syed Nabeel Zafar
    Aga Khan University, Stadium Road, Karachi 74800, Pakistan
    BMC Psychiatry 8:56. 2008
    ..Duration of untreated psychosis is a bad prognostic indicator. We aimed to determine the perceptions regarding the etiology of schizophrenia and the subsequent help seeking behavior...
  4. doi request reprint Recall errors in a weekly survey of diarrhoea in Guatemala: determining the optimal length of recall
    S N Zafar
    Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    Epidemiol Infect 138:264-9. 2010
    ..Diarrhoea was underreported when the recall period extended beyond 2 days. Surveys that use longer recall periods risk underestimating diarrhoea incidence and selectively capturing more severe episodes...
  5. doi request reprint Open versus closed method of establishing pneumoperitoneum for laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    Ghulam Asghar Channa
    Department of General Surgery, Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre, Karachi
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 19:557-60. 2009
    ..To compare the efficacy and safety of the Hasson cannula (open) and Veress needle (closed) method to gain access in the abdominal cavity for laparoscopic cholecystectomy...
  6. doi request reprint Surgery, public health, and Pakistan
    Syed Nabeel Zafar
    Department of Surgery, Aga Khan University, Stadium Road, P O Box 3500, Karachi, 74800, Pakistan
    World J Surg 35:2625-34. 2011
    ..In light of recent evidence, developing countries, such as Pakistan, must acknowledge surgical disease as a major public health issue and prioritize research and intervention accordingly...
  7. ncbi request reprint Self-medication amongst university students of Karachi: prevalence, knowledge and attitudes
    Syed Nabeel Zafar
    Aga Khan University, Karachi
    J Pak Med Assoc 58:214-7. 2008
    ..To determine the prevalence, attitude and knowledge of self-medication amongst university students of Karachi, Pakistan...
  8. ncbi request reprint Health and needs assessment of geriatric patients: results of a survey at a teaching hospital in Karachi
    Syed Nabeel Zafar
    Aga Khan University, Karachi
    J Pak Med Assoc 56:470-4. 2006
    ..To study the health and needs of geriatric patients..
  9. doi request reprint Geriatric health in Pakistan: current status and challenges
    Ather Mohammad Taqui
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 18:262. 2008