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. The standard protocols used for endodontic treatment among dental interns and general dental practitioners in the central region of Saudi Arabia
    Ali Alhejailan, Bassel Aldahman, Pramod Sadan
    IJMDC. 2022; 6(9): 1083-1089
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1633147587

  2. Use of alternative medications among diabetic patients in Al Kharj, Saudi Arabia: a survey study
    Sanna Moharram Kamal, Zayed Fahd Aldosari, Sayil Turki Alotaibi, Saif Sulaiman Altamimi, Mohammed Abdullah Alqahtani, Abdullah Khalaf Alanazi, Barah Mohammed Alyami, Abdulmajeed Raja Alotaibi
    IJMDC. 2022; 6(9): 1090-1096
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1654031626

  3. Premenstrual syndrome: existence, knowledge, and attitude among female university students in Hail
    Abdelrahim Awadelkarim Abdelrahman Mohamed, Mariam Salamah Alanazi, Razan Safir Mesfer Alsubhi, Yusra Abdullah Alshammari, Maymona Salem Alshammari
    IJMDC. 2022; 6(9): 1097-1101
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1656111075

  4. Prevalence and predictors of postpartum depression among women in Alhasa Region, Saudi Arabia
    Latteefah Saleh Alnaeem, Mohammed Ayoob Lone, Mohammed Ali Alshayeb, Ali Tawfiq Alamer, Mohammed Saeed AlRamadan, Abdulaziz Yousef Alahmed, Kadhem Hussain Alhaddad
    IJMDC. 2022; 6(9): 1102-1110
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1656780012

  5. The demographic data, clinical manifestations, management, and outcomes in children with brucellosis in AlQassim Region, Saudi Arabia
    Ibrahim Ali AlRashidi, Ali Ahmad Aldakhil, Arwa Ahmed Alodheilah, Maha Mohammed Aldhilan, Raneem Hamoud Alzaghran, Kadi Mohammed Alfurayh, Rabab Abdallah Alswyan
    IJMDC. 2022; 6(9): 1111-1121
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1657891121

  6. Evaluating diabetic patients’ perceptions and attitudes toward telemedicine visits during the period of the COVID-19 pandemic
    Feda Saad Hammad Alkhowaiter, Manal Awadh Almutairi, Njoud Saud Ghazi Alshammari
    IJMDC. 2022; 6(9): 1122-1128
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1658359912

  7. Assessment of knowledge, awareness, and practices among the Saudi population regarding the risk factors and management of peptic ulcer
    Lotfi Fahmi Mohamed Issa, Mohammed Hamad H. Alfaqih, Waleed Mohammed Aljuaid, Mohammed Awadh A. Alamri, Osama Mohammed Alalyani, Abdulaziz Abdullah Alhumaidi, Khalid Dhaifallah Alazwari
    IJMDC. 2022; 6(9): 1129-1136
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1659009786

  8. Prevalence of depression among lower back pain adult patients in Taif city, Saudi Arabia, 2021
    Abdulrahman Ghurmullah Almalki, Oqab A. Alzahrany, Ahmad Amanallah, Khalid Ibrahim Faraj, Adnan Yahya Alzahrani, Badr Sameer Alam, Bader Hamoud Althagafi, Bader Khalid Alahmadi, Mohammed Ghurmullah Alzahrani
    IJMDC. 2022; 6(9): 1137-1143
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1659418907

  9. Prevalence and associated factors of neck, shoulder, and low back pains among students of Jazan University, Saudi Arabia, during the COVID-19 pandemic
    Mahmoud Mohammed Hassaan, Khalid Ahmed Bakri, Muhannad Hussain Najmi, Anas Fathi Atiah, Ebtisam Ahmed Madkhali, Abdulrahman Mohammed Jali, Sultan Mohammad Alhazmi, Rasha Dhaifallah Hayyan
    IJMDC. 2022; 6(9): 1144-1156
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1659545872

  10. The association between digital eye strain symptoms, especially dry eye and online study during COVID-19 pandemic among Qassim University medical students
    Saad Mohammed Althiabi, Aryaf Abdulrahman Alnafeesah, Beshayer Abdullah Al-haqqass Al-boqami, Buthaina Hamad Alkhulifi, Shoug Mohammed Albadi, Rawabi Fahad Alfowzan
    IJMDC. 2022; 6(9): 1157-1164
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1659941621

  11. Complete blood count variation in relation to high and low altitude in different areas of Albaha Region, Saudi Arabia: a comparative study
    Rabei M. Elbadry, Fares Gormallah A. Alghamdi, Hamzah Mohammed M. Alamri, Hamad Abdullah G. Alghamdi, Ibrahim Mohsen A. Alsuhaymi, Naif Abdullah M. Alzahrani, Turki Abdullah A. Alzahrani, Rashed Saleh A. Alghamdi, Alhassan A. Alghamdi
    IJMDC. 2022; 6(9): 1165-1170
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1660661284

  12. Review Article

  13. The soft stigma: hidden manifestations of mental health workers’ stigma against people experiencing mental illness
    Sami Yahya A. Saad
    IJMDC. 2022; 6(9): 1171-1175
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1657497594

  14. The role of the emergency department in the management of diabetes and complications: a systematic review
    Khaled Mohammad Bdeowy, Ibrahim Mustafa Alhumsi
    IJMDC. 2022; 6(9): 1176-1183
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1659220878

  15. Case Report

  16. Subtrochanteric fractures: case report
    Mohammed Aldawood, Ismail Otayn, Ahmed Alsousi
    IJMDC. 2022; 6(9): 1184-1188
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1659222308

  17. Huge mediastinal teratoma: case report and literature review
    Osama Bawazer, Qamar Ayesh ALhothaly, Fai Abdullah Almaki, Taif Nafe Alhothali, Shahad Bandar Alosaimi, Mazen Zedan
    IJMDC. 2022; 6(9): 1189-1192
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1659830182