Journal of Sulaimani College of Medicine (JSMC) is a peer-reviewed journal published quarterly by the College of Medicine, University of Sulaimani. JSMC is managed and supported by College of Medicine, University of Sulaimani, Kurdistan Region by a dedicated board of editors in different medical specialties.

JSMC publishes manuscripts in all fields of medicine in the English language. The issues are published online on March, June, September, and December. JSMC is an open-access journal, the journal articles can be accessed freely from the journal web site.


ISSN: 2304-7224 (Online)

ISSN: 2223-148X (Print)


New Release

Browse the new released issue, Vol 9, No. 2, 2019  

This issue contain 

Retrospective 6 Years Study of Maternal Outcome after Caesarean Hysterectomy in Sulaimani Maternity Teaching Hospital
Chro Najmaddin Fattah and Shanyar Mohamed


Functional Improvement after Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy in the Solitary Kidney Patients 
Hthayyim Khalid Ahmed, Mohammed Abed Al Kadum Hassan, Sarwar Noori Mahmood, Ismaeel Aghaways, Rawa H Ghareeb and Dlshad Hama Khurshid


Acute Radiotherapy-Induced Skin Reactions: Three Months Clinical Observation at a Single Institute in Kurdistan–Iraq
Ranjdar Akram Kareem, Mohammed Yousif Saeed and Layth Mula-Hussain


Left Ventricular Hypertrophy in Chronic Kidney Disease in Sulaimani City
Dana Ahmed Sharif, Salar Mohammed Amin, and Deler Shamsulddin Hamid


Prevalence of Helicobacter pylori Infection Using Fecal Antigen and Serology and Its Relation to Iron Deficiency Anemia
Khanda Abdullateef Anwar 


Correlation between Chemokine Receptor (CXCR4) Expression and Clinicopathological Factors in Patients with Prostate Cancer
Lusan Abdulhameed Arkawazi


Epidemiologic and Pathologic Characteristics of Patients with Esophageal Carcinoma at Kurdistan Center for Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Abdullah S. Ibrahim, Rebaz Lake, Karokh H. Salih, and Mohammed O. Mohammed


Use of Lipid Profile as Marker of Severity in Pre-Eclampsia
Maryam Bakir Mahmood


Comparing Coronary Angiographic Findings among Diabetic and Non-diabetic Patients
Taha Othman  Mahwi, Aram Jamal Mirza and Redwan Jaza Abdalwahid



Bupivacaine versus Lidocaine Local Anesthesia for Open Carpal Tunnel Release: A Randomized Comparative Study
Areewan M S Saeed

Recently Accepted Articles

Accepted for Volume 9, No. 3, 2019

Endoscopic Diagnosis of Suspected H. pylori Infection in Sulaimani Pediatric Teaching Hospital
Heersh  HMH Raof Saeed

Patient Knowledge on Self­-Management and Level of Asthma Control in Sulaimani

Kosar Mohamed Ali and Othman Jalal Sahb

Synchronized DC Shock in Long Standing Persistent Atrial Fibrillation with Bifascicular Block Ending in Cardiac Arrest
Amar Alhamdi, Azad Jalal Ali, and Nidham Alhassani

Double Disk Synergy Test and Biofilm Bormation in Clinical Isolates of Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Hozan Salahaddin Mahdi and Sherko A Omer 


Hypolipidemic Efficacy of Zingiber officinale Extract in Comparison with Fenofibrate, Rosuvastatin and Ezetimibe in Hyperlipidemic Rats
Kawa F. Dizaye and Hani H. Mohammed