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

The journal is 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. 

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 from 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.

More than 8 authors (students/interns) are not acceptable until there is a special justification. For the articles authored by students/interns, they must include their research supervisor or consultant as co-author (8 students + 1 Supervisor/Consultant/Prof). Please see our Guide for Authors for more details. 

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IJMDC. Year: 2022, Volume: 6

    Original Research (Original Article)

  1. Acquired thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura landscaping in Gulf countries: a study protocol
    Magdy Rabea, Mina Nagib, Zahir Chouikrat
    IJMDC. 2022; 6(7): 900-908
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1637147458

  2. Clinical, epidemiological, and operational characteristics of gastroenteritis in Saudi children: An experience of a single tertiary pediatric center
    Hamad AlKhalaf, Winnie Philip, Alaa AlSelaimy, Badriah AlEnazi, Elham AlHarthi, Norah AlHarbi
    IJMDC. 2022; 6(7): 909-915
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1643628366

  3. Public awareness of breast cancer risk factors and screening among women of the western region, Saudi Arabia
    Alaa E. Younes, Alwaleed Alsahafi, Abdulaziz Al Gethami, Mohammed Dahan, Mohammed Alotaibi, Ali Althobaiti, Khalid Alotaibi
    IJMDC. 2022; 6(7): 916-921
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1644344683

  4. Incidence, clinical characteristics, and treatment outcomes of retinopathy of prematurity: a single-center retrospective study
    Abdulaziz Mohammad Al Hadlaq
    IJMDC. 2022; 6(7): 922-930
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1644577329

  5. Public awareness about the smoking cessation program by the Ministry of Health: a cross-sectional study in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Zuhoor M. Alsomali, Ola Al Saati, Areej Alqahtani, Elyas Alsoomali, Ahmed I. Andijani
    IJMDC. 2022; 6(7): 931-941
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1650056557

  6. Assessing the quality of life and environment safety for Saudi food allergic patients in the Makkah region, Saudi Arabia
    Rawan A. Alosaimy, Murouj A. Almaghrabi, Ahaad M. Basahal, Amjad A. Alharthi, Bashaer S. Khawandanah, Ghofran T. Zamil, Ruba O. Alansari, Amna A. Alotiby
    IJMDC. 2022; 6(7): 942-949
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1650156401

  7. Determinants of knowledge about chronic kidney disease at an academic setting in Jeddah: a cross-sectional analytic study
    Badr M. Madani, Motssim Halawani, Mohammed Qashqary, Mahmood Eid
    IJMDC. 2022; 6(7): 950-956
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1650207017

  8. Delirium knowledge, risk factors, and attitude among general public in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, a cross-sectional study
    Raghad Abdulrahman Alaujan, Sara Fahad Alhinti, Murooj Mufarij Alharbi, Fatimah Abdullah Basakran, Mohamed Eldigire Ahmed, Hind Saleh Almodaimegh
    IJMDC. 2022; 6(7): 957-961
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1650237109

  9. Stigma and attitudes toward mental illness among medical students: a cross-sectional study
    Rayed Alhuda, Hatem Al-Thaqafi, Khalid Altowairqi, Thamer Alfahmi, Malik Alharbi, Rana Mufti
    IJMDC. 2022; 6(7): 962-970
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1651580371

  10. Prevalence and predictors of uncontrolled type 2 diabetes mellitus in primary healthcare centers in Taif
    Hajer A. Alwagdani, Abdullah A. Albariqi, Abdullah M. Algethami, Nourah A. Alsumairi
    IJMDC. 2022; 6(7): 971-978
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1652094286

  11. Impact of smartphone overuse on sleep quality among medical students in Taif, Saudi Arabia
    Nourah Ahmad Alsumairi, Hajer Abdullah Alwagdani, Adel Obaidallah Aloufi
    IJMDC. 2022; 6(7): 979-991
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1652363842

  12. Public awareness of women toward breast cancer and its screening methods in Tabuk city, Saudi Arabia
    Yousef Saleh Alalawi, Sultan Abdulrahman S. Alamrani, Razan Kamel A Albalawi, Ibrahim Ahmed J. Albalawi, Abdulazi Abdulkhaliq A. Alwakeel, Faisal Saeed A. Al-Ghamdi, Muath Sulaiman G. Alhamdi, Sultan Suliman Q. Al-Ruwaili
    IJMDC. 2022; 6(7): 992-1001
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1653847561

  13. Review Article

  14. Plantar fasciitis in primary care: a review
    Mansuor Ahmed Alanazi, Rayan Ayoub Khan, Ali Khudaysh Muqri, Zahraa Fawzi Alnosaier, Mohammed Eissa Dalak, Shouq Ibrahim Alajlani, Abdullah Dhaifallah Abdullah Hamdi, Turki Abdullah Ali Alghamdi, Seham Durizi K Alrawaili
    IJMDC. 2022; 6(7): 1002-1005
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1654542136