This cross sectional study was conducted in the Department of Chemical Pathology
and Endocrinology, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Rawalpindi (AFIP) from January 2012 to August 2015, after approval of Ethical Review Committee, AFIP Rawalpindi and gate keeper's permission.
The laboratory has facilities for Haematology Microbiology Chemical Pathology
and Blood Bank.
Although the clinical chemistry rotation provides training in chemical pathology
for pathology residents we refer to this department and its associated activities as clinical chemistry within our institution.
1) National Health Laboratory Service, Department of Chemical Pathology
, King Edward VIII Hospital, Durban, South Africa
AKU has been a pioneer of structured residency programmes in Pakistan and some of the fellowship programmes offered at the university such as chemical pathology
, cardiac surgery, endocrinology and paediatric intensive care, to name just a few, are still unique in the country.
Two tenders for the supply of (a) 55 & 43 inch wide display screens, also (b) Chemicals for the chemical Pathology
Materials and Methods: This is a case control study consisting of 82 hypothyroid patients with age and gender matched controls selected through convenient sampling from Chemical Pathology
Department, Army Medical College, Rawalpindi and National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST), Islamabad between May and October 2012.
He completed residency training in clinical chemistry at the National Institutes of Health (1973 - 1979) and is board certified in Clinical Pathology and in Chemical Pathology
Sonia Aziz as well as the participants and the staff of the chemical Pathology
and Endocrinology Department, AFIP, especially Mr Abbas, for their assistance and cooperation.
is a branch (specialty) of medical science that is concerned with changes in body chemistry in disease conditions.
Department of Chemical Pathology
, University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria
At the chemical pathology
department, productivity gains are only part of the story.