International Journal of Medicine in Developing Countries (IJMDC) is a peer-reviewed medical journal published for health care professionals.

The journal is affiliated with Almaarefa University and accredited by the Ministry of Culture and Media, Saudi Arabia المملكة العربية السعودية - وزارة الثقافة والإعلام . The journal has an International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) registered via King Fahad National Library, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (See the certificate here). 

Our mission is to provide relevant, useful, and up to date medical information to help healthcare providers solve clinical problems and improve patient care. With contributions from physicians, dentists, medical students and researchers from around the world, IJMDC provides a platform for the recent developments across many medicine and dentistry specialties, particularly form the developing world.

Each issue contains original research, academic review articles, health outcomes articles, case reports and basic research to assist health care professionals in making decisions by including the latest techniques and treatment options for treating their patients.

No more than 6 authors are acceptable until there is a special justification. Please see our Guide for Authors for more details. 

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IJMDC. Year: 2020, Volume: 4

    Original Research (Original Article)

  1. Work-related stress among emergency medicine postgraduate students in two academic centers in Malaysia
    Abdulhakam Ahmed, Aida Bustam, Salma Yousif
    IJMDC. 2020; 4(6): 941-946
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1580390076

  2. The awareness regarding the effect of maternal diabetes on infants among women of childbearing age
    Aisha Almutairi, Tariq Almadawi, Abdulelah Alharbi, Amer Aldmak, Ahmad Alharbi, Abdullah Albdrani
    IJMDC. 2020; 4(6): 947-952
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1580974725

  3. Awareness level of second, third and fourth year medical students toward antibiotic resistance
    Mohammed Afify, Abdulrahman Alsaidi, Naif Almatrafi, Ahmed Alhazmi, Abdullah Alzahrani, Talhah Alhakami, Mohammed Alhasani
    IJMDC. 2020; 4(6): 953-959
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1583174128

  4. Knowledge, attitudes, and practices of self-ear cleaning among medical and nonmedical students at King Khalid University, Abha, Saudi Arabia
    Abdulaziz Ahmed A. Alshehri, Khalid Ayed Asiri, Moshabab Saeed D. Alahmari, Haifa Hisham A. Alwabel, Yahya Dhafer Alahmari, Syed Esam Mahmood
    IJMDC. 2020; 4(6): 960-967
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1584110722

  5. Correlation Between Technetium-99msestamibi Scans, Intraoperative Findings, and Histopathological Results in Primary and Tertiary Hyperparathyroidism
    Abdullah Thawabeh, Sara Assiri, Shroog Alharthi
    IJMDC. 2020; 4(6): 968-974
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1586902477

  6. Viral hepatitis trend in Majmaah City, Riyadh Region, Saudi Arabia: a 3 year retrospective study (2017-2019)
    Raed Abdullah Alharbi
    IJMDC. 2020; 4(6): 975-980
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1587998121

  7. Knowledge and attitudes of sexually transmitted infections among medical students in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Abdulaziz Abuabat, Abdulrahman Alfarhan, Raed Alahmari, Waleed Alanazi, Abdulaziz AlJaafary, Sajida Agha, Aamir Omair, Nazish Masud
    IJMDC. 2020; 4(6): 981-988
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1588598905

  8. Vitamin D deficiency awareness among medical students of Unaizah College of Medicine, Qassim University, Saudi Arabia
    Fai Mohammed Alfayyadh, Amir Mohamed Abdalla Alsouli, Abdulrahman Ibrahim A. Alnasser, Ahmed Mohammed A. Alfayyadh
    IJMDC. 2020; 4(6): 989-995
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1589138216

  9. Knowledge, attitude, and barriers toward organ donation among healthcare science students of Jouf University, Saudi Arabia: a cross-sectional study
    Ashokkumar Thirunavukkarasu, Meshari Owaid H Alanazi, Saqer Bulayhid H Albulayhid, Ahmed Khalid M Alinad, Saud Abdulaziz Alqader, Hassan Ahmed Salman Aljudia
    IJMDC. 2020; 4(6): 996-1001
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1589736821

  10. Knowledge, attitude, and practice of parents toward febrile convulsions in Saudi Arabia, 2019
    Fahad Alfhaid, Budur Alansari, Shoroq Abduljabbar Hassan, Razan Alzahrani, Ghadi Alsaadi, Ahlam Alyami
    IJMDC. 2020; 4(6): 1002-1006
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1589825081

  11. Review Article

  12. Pharmacodynamic interactions of thiazide diuretics
    Naina Mohamed Pakkir Maideen
    IJMDC. 2020; 4(6): 1007-1010
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1559103046

  13. Risk factors of hospital admissions and recurrent emergency department visits among pediatric asthma patients
    Abdullah Saleh Aldamigh, Afaf Mousa Alnefisah, Abdulrahman Almutairi, Fatima Muhammad Alturki, Suhailah Khaled Alhtlany, Abdulmalik Abdulaziz Alnafisah
    IJMDC. 2020; 4(6): 1011-1015
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1586725862

  14. Updates on the use of anticoagulants for prevention of stroke: a systematic review
    Sumayyah Almarshedy, Fahad Abdullah M. Alshammari
    IJMDC. 2020; 4(6): 1016-1021
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1587052779

  15. Alternative levothyroxine administrating time: a systematic review
    Ibarhim Mahmoud Ajwah, Badr Mohammed Alsharif, Abdullah Noman Alatawi, Yousef Musallam Albalawi, Othman Musad Albalawi, Assem Hammad Altemani, Kholoud Abdullah Aljohani, Shelian Juweed Alnomsi, Kholud Eid Albalawi, Elhassan Asia A, Marwa Mamoun Suliman, Hyder Osman Marghani
    IJMDC. 2020; 4(6): 1022-1027
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1588450423

  16. Case Report

  17. Crohn's disease misdiagnosed as appendicitis - a case report
    Hesham Aly Yehia Aly Amin, Samaher Sameer Sajini, Raghad Sami Bakhsh, Ruqiah Abdulwahab Alqurashi, Afnan Ahmad Sulaiman
    IJMDC. 2020; 4(6): 1028-1030
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1588009202