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: 2021, Volume: 5

    Original Research (Original Article)

  1. Prevalence of hypothyroidism in frozen shoulder patients in Qassim region, Saudi Arabia: a retrospective study
    Ali T Aldhafeeri, Abdulmajeed A Alateeq, Khadijah R Al- Ruwaili, Maram A Alghadoni, Lujain I Alsaleh, Bader A Aldakhil, Sarah A Alkuraydis
    IJMDC. 2021; 5(4): 982-986
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1603648448

  2. Knowledge and practice about first aid for pediatric burn injuries among parents in Abha and Khamis Mushait, Saudi Arabia
    Wafaa Jubran Hassan Alatreez, Nojoud Mohammed Abdullah Alfarhan, Sharaf Abdullah Saeed Ghawa, Ibrahim Sulaiman Alhifzi
    IJMDC. 2021; 5(4): 987-992
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1607536031

  3. Human papillomavirus infection among young men and women in Saudi Arabia: basic information, testing, and vaccination understanding
    Nidal Bokhary, Sary Zaher, Osama Albedwani, Ali Alturaif, Abdulaziz Alghamdi, Amro Bakhshwain, Hussien Almarshadi, Atlal Abusanad
    IJMDC. 2021; 5(4): 993-998
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1609606629

  4. Routine childhood immunization status in Saudi Arabia during the COVID-19 pandemic: cross-sectional study
    Alanoud Zaid Aljarbou, Nadeef Jafar Alqahtani, Amani Abdulrahman Abu-Alnaja, Abdulaziz Safar Alshahrani, Abdulaziz Abdulrahman Aldayel, Nouf Mohamed Alzawahmah, Hesham Sameh Abozaid, Leen Jafar Alqahtani
    IJMDC. 2021; 5(4): 999-1006
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1610732779

  5. Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic quarantine on gaming behavior among children and adolescents in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia
    Ali Jawad Alsaad, Fatimah Mohammed Alabdulmuhsin, Zainab Mohammed Alamer, Zahra Ahmed Alhammad, Kawthar Adnan Al-Jamaan, Yasmin Kadhem Al-sultan
    IJMDC. 2021; 5(4): 1007-1014
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1610894250

  6. Assessment of general public awareness about COVID-19 neurological manifestations: a cross-sectional survey in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
    Mohammed Qashqary, Sulafa Alqutub, Awatef Alhattami, Turki Madani, Shahad Alshaynawi
    IJMDC. 2021; 5(4): 1015-1019
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1611323433

  7. Performance evaluation of egm1000™ non-invasive glucose monitoring device in patients with type 2 diabetes and subjects with prediabetes
    Hala Hisham Mosli, Badr Mohammed Madani
    IJMDC. 2021; 5(4): 1020-1028
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1611360395

  8. Awareness about safe infant formula preparation, transportation, and storage in Medina, Saudi Arabia: a cross sectional survey
    Mohamed H. Khadrawy, Mohammad Taleb, Mohammed Talal Alyami, Mona H. Sairafi, Mona Abdulaziz, Shrouq Almadani, Zeinab H. Mohamed
    IJMDC. 2021; 5(4): 1029-1033
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1611902485

  9. The knowledge, attitude and practice regarding diabetes and diabetic retinopathy among the medical students in Qassim University
    Saad Althiabi, Faisal A. Althwiny, Asma S. Alshutily, Abdulaziz J. Aljbreen
    IJMDC. 2021; 5(4): 1034-1039
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1612391795

  10. Prevalence of tinea pedis among type II diabetic patients at a diabetic centre in Iskan polyclinic, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Saeed Alqahtani, Mohammad Alsahli, Abdulaziz Alotaibi
    IJMDC. 2021; 5(4): 1040-1045
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1612784586

  11. The awareness and knowledge differences of multiple sclerosis among health-related students in Umm Al-Qura University, Makkah City, Saudi Arabia: an analytic cross-sectional study
    Abdulrahman Kabli, Salah Bakry, Suhayb Bakry, Amal Alkhotani
    IJMDC. 2021; 5(4): 1046-1050
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1613389457

  12. Knowledge and Awareness about Rickets disease in the Eastern Region of Saudi Arabia
    Mohammad Khalifa Alsaleem, Hassan Ahmed Alalwan, Abdullah Mansour Alkhars, Fatimah Mustafa ALthabit, Sajjad Ibrahim Bosror, Abdullah Fahmi AlKhars, Sultan Alalwan
    IJMDC. 2021; 5(4): 1051-1059
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1613409632

  13. Prevalence of depression among patients with primary hypothyroidism in the Eastern Region of Saudi Arabia: does obesity matter?
    Kawthar Zakaria Alghasham, Ghadeer Zakaria Alghasham, Noura Saleh Alkulaib, Ahmed Mohammed Elshebiny
    IJMDC. 2021; 5(4): 1060-1065
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1613629571

  14. Patients’ satisfaction with removable partial dentures in Qassim region, Saudi Arabia
    Omar Ali Almohsen, Mohamed R. Mahmoud
    IJMDC. 2021; 5(4): 1066-1071
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1613946608

  15. Severity scoring of carpal tunnel syndrome symptoms among medical students at King Faisal University, Al-Ahsa, Saudi Arabia
    Ashraf Zaher, Kawther Boumarah, Noor Alosaif, Sayed Ali
    IJMDC. 2021; 5(4): 1072-1076
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1614013919

  16. Awareness of general public toward early manifestation of stroke in Saudi Arabia
    Nashmi Saloom Al-Etesh, Ali Mofeed Almsabah, Ammar Abdullah Aljanubi, Qasem Ahmed J. Alatawi, Muntathir Ali Aldalwi, Mohammed Hussain M Burshaid, Riyadh Mohammed Alhaddad, Mustafa Amin A. Alamer, Ahmed Mohammed A. Aldakhlan, Yara Nashmi Al-Etesh, Mohammed Ghazi Alruwaili, Omar Dakhel Alshalawi
    IJMDC. 2021; 5(4): 1077-1084
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1614623132

  17. Prevalence of squint in primary school children and its associated sociodemographic factors in Sakaka City, Aljouf Region, Saudi Arabia
    Rawand Waleed S. Alnuman, Farah Saleh N. Alhablani, Elaf Mubarak Alaswad Alruwaili, Ghadah Ayad A. Alruwaili, Rawan Rafi Alruwaili, Rahaf Mohammed J. Alruwail, Khaled Abd Elsalam Zaky
    IJMDC. 2021; 5(4): 1085-1091
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1615415320

  18. Comparison of quality of life between pre- and post-bariatric surgery patients at KAMC, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Mohammed Ibrahim Alkhodair, Abdullah Mohammed Albaqami, Abdullah Saad Alotaibi, Abdullah Salah Alsadhan, Bader Abdulaziz Altulaihi
    IJMDC. 2021; 5(4): 1092-1095
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1616014021

  19. Review Article

  20. Teleradiology public-private partnerships in Saudi Arabia: a review
    Khalid M. Alshamrani, Abdulkader Alkenawi
    IJMDC. 2021; 5(4): 1096-1099
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1614155864

  21. Case Report

  22. Extensive thrombosis (DVT/PE) with phlegmasia cerulea dolens/amputation and compartment syndrome with COVID-19: a case report
    Walaa Abdulmutaali, Mohammed Alamri
    IJMDC. 2021; 5(4): 1100-1102
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1613319442