Department of Pediatric Medicine
             
Professor
           
Prof. Agha Shabbir Ali             
 
Associate Professor
           

Dr. Arif Zaheer

           
             
Assistant Professor
           

Dr. Amir Rashid 

           
             

The department of pediatrics is has 60 beds that are divided into ICU, medical ward and emergency wards. The nursery has 5 warmers, 8 cots and 3 incubators. General outpatients are seen three days a week and vaccination clinic is open every day. Special OPD days are allocated to diabetes, neonatology, nephrology and tuberculosis.

 The department has the following equipment.

The paediatic medicine department has a very active neonatal care section and is equipped with Phototherapy units, Ventilators, Apnea monitors, Pulse oximeters,

  • Nebulizers

  • Sucker machines

  • Fundoscope

  • Laryngoscopes

  • Infusion pumps

  • Syringe pumps

·     Air compressor to deal with premature babies. Recently the paediatirc and the eye department have started a joint ROP programme.

Due to its proximity to the neurosurgery referral unit the paed department sees a lot of children with cerebral palsies.

 Teaching and training programs for post graduate residents are being taught for FCPS, MCPS, MD Peads and DCH.

Monthly pre-natal meeting and guest lectures are also held to facilitate interactive learning and exposure to both staff and residents.

 

WORKSHOPS & SEMINARS

Sr. No.   Name Date
1. Measles Workshop 30-04-2013
2. Awareness Seminar: Measles Epidemic 09-02-2012
3. 2nd Workshop on Dengue Fever 17-04-2012
4. 3rd Workshop on Dengue Fever 25-07-2012
5. 4th Workshop on Dengue Fever 08-09-2012
6. 5th Workshop on Dengue Fever 18-09-2012
7. 6th Workshop on Dengue Fever 23-04-2013
8. 7th Workshop on Dengue Fever 06-08-2013
9. 8th Workshop on Dengue Fever 06-11-2013
10. Neonatal Resuscitation Workshop 30-05-2013
11. 2nd Neonatl Resuscitation Workshop 05-09-2013
12. 3rd Neonatal Resuscitation Workshop 08-02-2014
13. 1 day Seminar on childhood Tuberculosis 15-03-2012
14. Two days workshop on childhood Tuberculosis & DOTS 17&18 -08-2011

15. Management of Malnutrition and feeding problem in children 13-04-2013
16. 1st workshop” How to construct MCQ’s” 30-05-2013
17. Awareness Seminar ; EPI Program and Vaccines 30-04-2013
18. Seminar on Child and Maternal Health 23-11-2012
19. TOACS Review day 11-06-2013
20. 4th TOACS workshop 24,25 Oct -2012
21. 1st Annual Scientific Symposium 23,24 Feb 2011
22. 2nd Annual Scientific Symposium 08,09 Feb 2012
23. 3rd Annual Scientific Symposium 30,31 Jan 2013
24. 4th Annual Scientific Symposium 19,20 Feb 2014

PUBLICATIONS:

  1. ETIOLOGICAL FACTORS AND OUTCOME OF STROKE IN CHILDREN: A RETROSPECTIVE STUDY OF 65 CHILDREN

Amir Rashid,Humayun Iqbal Khan. PPMJ Apr-Jun 2012:23 (2) 35-38.

  1. DENGUE HEMORRHAGIC FEVER/DENGUE SHOCK SYNDROME

Amir Rashid,Humayun Iqbal Khan,Nadeem-ur-Rasool, Professional Med J Sep – Oct 2012:19(5):661-667.

  1. KEROSONE POISONING IN CHILDREN A RETEROSPECTIVE OF 140 CASES IN TERTIARY CARE HOSPITAL. AMIR RASHEED, ARIF ZAHEER, MUKHTAR SADIQ, M. TARIQ BHATI. PAKISTAN POSTGRADUATE JOURNAL VOL.21 NO. 1 JAN – MAR, 2010.9-12.
  2. NEUROLOGICAL DISEASE SPECTRUM AND ASSOCIATED FACTORS FOR MORBIDITY AND MORTALITY AMONG ADMITTED CHILDREN. ARIF ZAHEER, AMIR RASHEED, PROF. AKMAL LAEEQ CHISTI. PAK PAED J 2009:33(1):24 – 29
  3. NEONATAL HYPOGLYCEMIA: FREQUENCY AND CLINICAL MANIFESTATION IN TERTIARY CARE CENTRE. AMIR RASHEED, ARIF ZAHEER, HUMAYUN IQBAL KHAN. PAK PAED J 2010:34(2)80-84.
  4. ROLE OF ZINC SUPPLIMENTATION IN YOUNG CHILDREN WITH ACUTE WATERY DIARRHEA: AMIR RASHID, ARIF ZAHEER, ABAID ULLAH, AGHA SHABBIR ALI, HUMAYUN IQBAL KHAN. PAKISTAN JOURANL OF MEDICAL & HEALTH SCIENCES VOL. 4, OCT – DEC 2010.544-548.
  5. ROLE OF N – ACETYLCYCTEINE IN FULMINANT HEPATIC FAILURE

AMIR RASHID, ARIF ZAHEER, MUHAMMAD RIAZ, AGHA SHABBIR ALI,, HUMAYUN IQBAL KHAN PAKISTAN JOURNAL OF MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCE VOL. 5, 5, APRIL – JUNE 2011.270-273.

  1. RENAL FAILURE IN ASPHYXIATED TERM BABIES FREQUENCY AND SEVERITY ASSOCIATED WITH APGAR SCORING AND HIE GRADING AMIR RASHID, HUMAYUN IQBAL KHAN, ISRAR B. WARRIACH. MED FORUM, VOL.22, NO 12 DEC, 2011.20-23.
  2. SPECTRUM OF HEMATOLOGICAL DISORDERS IN CHILDREN DIAGNOSED BY BONE MARROW ASPIRATION/BIOPSY: A RETROSPECTIVE STUDY IN A TERTIARY CARE CENTRE

Amir Rashid, Huamyun Iqbal Khan, Shabbir AS, Israr B Warriach, Sarfraz A, Rabia Tariq, Aaqil M, Nor Iza Binti A Rahman. Malaysian Journal of Pediatrics and Child Health (online early). (MJPCH – 06. 17-01-2011)       

 

PUBLICATIONS:

1.     Respiratory Infections. PPJ 1988; Vol. XII No. 02, 101 – 102.

2.     Wardenburg’s Syndrome. Case Report PPJ 1988; Vol. No. 02, 113 – 114.

3.     Some Newer Trends in Biomedical Sciences, PPJ 1989; Vol. XIII No. 02, 113 – 118.

4.     Outcome of 82 Children with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. PPJ 1191; Vol. XV No. 03, 113 – 122.

5.     Opitz Trigonocephaly Syndrome: Case Report PPJ 1996; 20 (02): 91 – 93.

6.     A Case of Dermatomyositis; Case Report. PPJ 1997; 21 (4): 185 – 186.

7.     Seroprevalence of Hepatitis B in Children. PPJ 1998; 22 (4): 75 – 77.

8.     Catel Schewarts – Jampell Syndromel Case Report. PPJ 2003; 27 (2): 95 – 98.

9.     Incidence of Early Hypocalcemia and Role of Oral Calcium with α Vit. D Drops in Stressed Neonates. PPJ 1998; 6: 153 – 159.

10. Experience of Treating Type – III Gaucher Disease by Enzyme Replacement Therapy in Pakistan. PPJ 2000; 12 : 76 – 80.

11. Flurosis in Suburb of Lahore. PPJ 2001; 15: 134 – 143.

12. Acquired Aplastic Anemia – An Experience with Different Drug Therapies. PPJ 2003; 27 (1): 19 – 27.

13. Enzyme Replacement Therapy in a child with Gaucher Disease. Care Report. JCPSP sVol. 16 No. 12

(December, 2006) PP: 786-788.

14. Histiocytosis in children: Five years Experience at a Tertiary Care Hospital. PPJ: 2007; 31 (1): 38-41.

15. Frequency, Risk factors and outcome in admitted neonates presenting with hypothermia.

PPJ 2006; 30 (2): 80-84

16. Comparison of Three Prognostic Scores (PRISM, PELOD AND PIMZ) At Pediatric Intanive Care Unit Under Pakistani Circumstances. J: Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad 2007; 19 (2) 49-53

17. Complications and Outcome of Neonatal Tetanus. PPJ2007; 31 (3) ;126-31

18. Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic purpura Initial Illness and Subsequent Behavior. PPJ 2005; 29 (2): 93-99.    

 
PUBLICATIONS:

1.  Waqar Hussain, Rashid Mahmood. Bartter syndrome. A review article. Pakistan Pediatric Journal. Vol.18, No.1.

2.  Waqar Hussain, Rashid Mahmood. Bartter syndrome in a newborn child- a case report. Pakistan Pediatric Journal. Vol.18, No.1.

3.  Vohra Naeem Ahmad, Sajid Maqbool, Rashid Mahmood. Coeliac disease in Pakistani Children. Specialist. 9(4); Jul-Sep 1993: 319-322.

4.  Waqar Hussain, Rashid Mahmood et al. Factor VII deficiency in a newborn - a case report. Pakistan Pediatric Journal. Vol.18, No.2.

5.  Rashid Mahmood, Waqar Hussain et at. Acute congenital myeloid leukemia. Pakistan Pediatric Journal. Vol.19, No.2.                                                                           

6.  Co.author of a book "Respiratory support of the newborn".

7.     Waqar Hussain, Rashid Mahmood et al. Coeliac Disease: Common Presentations and Diagnostic Values of Distal Duodenal  Biopsy ( DDB ). Proceedings S.Z.P.G.M.I. Vol. 9(3-4) 1995, pp 65-67.

8.     Zeba Aziz, Maliha Zahid, Rashid Mahmood. Modified BFM protocol for childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia: A retrospective analysis. MEDICAL AND PEDIATRIC ONCOLOGY: An International Journal.

9.     Tariq Mahmood, Sajid Maqbool, Rashid Mahmood. Malaria a common cause for acute fever without localizing signs in childhood. Volume 4, Issue 4,Oct-Dec 1997 pp14.

10. Rashid Mahmood, Sajid Maqbool. Management of patients with acute lymphoblastic leukemia comparison and outcome with two protocolsUKALL-X and modified BFM. Pakistan Pediatric Journal. Vol.24, No.3.

11. Clinical efficacy of oral cotrimoxazole   versus oral amoxycillin twice a day for treatment of childhood pneumonia: A multi-center   double blind    clinical trial. Participated as study physician.

12. Rashid Mahmood. SMJ Iqbal et al. Urinary Tract Infections in children with Nephrotic syndrome. Annals of King Edward Medical College, Lahore. Vol 11 No 2, Apr-Jun 2005:121-122.

13. Rashid Mahmood, A.Khurshid et al. Feeding Practices among the infants Presenting with Acute Diarrhoea. Annals of King Edward Medical College, Lahore. Vol 11  No 3, Jul-Sep 2005: 323-325.

14. Rashid Mahmood, Yahya Khalid et al. Complications of Acute Diarrhoea in Malnourished Children. Annals of King Edward Medical College, Lahore.Vol 12 No.2 Apr-Jun 2006

  

ONCOLOGY/HEMATOLOGY WARD 

Ψ      Shared Care Pediatric Oncology unit in collaboration with Children Hospital was started by Prof. Agha Shabbir Ali / Principal Prof. Anjum Habib Vohra from   01-06-2013.  

Ψ      Annual  Symposium in PGMI was started first time by   Prof. Agha Shabbir Ali to improve teaching / training skill and research work at PGMI.
 

RESEARCH WORK DONE BY POSTGRADUATE TRAINEE

S. No.

Doctor Name/
Supervisor

Study Name

1.       

Dr. Asim /
Prof. Agha Shabbir Ali

Comparison between Magnesium salphate + placebo in short term neurological outcome of the newborn with perinatal asphyxia.

2.       

Dr. Saeed /
Prof. Agha Shabbir Ali

Frequency of Acute kidney injury in full term Neonates.

3.       

Dr. Ali Raza /
Prof. Agha Shabbir Ali

Role of GCSF in febrile Neutropenia of childhood malignancies.

4.       

Dr.Imran Yasin /
Prof. Agha Shabbir Ali

Association of short interpregnancy interval with low birth weight of     full term neonates.

5.       

Dr. Sikander /
Prof. Agha Shabbir Ali

Clinical efficiency comparison of two different probiotics in Acute Diarrhea.

6.       

Dr. Naghmana /
Prof. Agha Shabbir Ali

Culture sensitivity pattern of neonatal sepsis at LGH.

7.       

Dr. Usman Shahid /
Prof. Agha Shabbir Ali

Role of indo methorinin prevention of IVH in preterm babies.

8.       

Dr. Waqas Javaid /
Prof. Agha Shabbir Ali

Association Fe deficiency anemia and febrile seizure.

9.       

Dr. Rabia Iqbal /
Prof. Humayun Iqbal Khan

Vitamin D level in children presenting with lower respiratory tract infection in tertiary care hospital.

10.   

Dr. Mariyam Mateen /
Prof. Humayun Iqbal Khan

Comparison between Ria wasid & glucose basid ORS in management Acute Watery Diarrhea 

11.   

Dr. Humaira Mushtaq /
Prof. Humayun Iqbal Khan

Frequency of retinopathy of prematurity in preterms.

12.   

Dr. Rizwan Mahmood /
Prof. Agha Shabbir Ali

Comparison of Clinical efficacy of saccharomyces boulardii and yogurt fluid in acute diarrhea.

 

 

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