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 the 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 in 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 newly released issue, Vol 9, No. 4. 2019  

This issue contains 

Caesarean Section Rate and Indications at Sulaimani Maternity Teaching Hospital with Review of Literature
Chnur Younis Mustafa and Maryam Bakir Mahmood


Validity of Ultrasonographic Findings Based on Acr-birads Scores to Diagnosis Breast Diseases in Sulaimani Breast Disease Treatment Center
Kwestan Mahmood Karim, Mezjda Ismail Rashaan, Kalthwm Abdulla Sofi Ali, and Shad Muhammed Mustafa

Diagnostic Accuracy of Fine Needle Aspiration and Imprint Cytology of Head and Neck Lesions (Comparative study)
Ban F. Ibraheem, Balkees T. Garib, and Hassanain H. Khudier 


Effect of Three Different Surface Treatment Protocols on Micromorphology and Bond Strength of Two Types of Repaired Composite Restorations (in vitro study)
Azheen Mohammed HamaXareeb and Bestoon Mohammed Faraj



Vitamin D deficiency and Its Association with Hypothyroidism

Taha Othman Mahwi and Neveen Nawzad Mahmood


High Rate Weight Gain and Development of Gestational Diabetes
Rozhan Y. Khalil, Maida Y. Shamdeen and Raz T. Omer


Radiological Manifestations of Pulmonary Tuberculosis in Patients Registered at DOTS Centers In Sulaimani, Iraq 2010-2011
Kamaran Karadakhy


Clinicopathologic Features of Thyroid Cancer in Sulaimani, 2004-2018
Sara Jamil Nidhamalddin, Jangi Shawkat Salai, and Hazha Abdullah Mohammed


Intravenous Paracetamol Infusion Versus Intramuscular Pethidine as Labour Analgesics
Sallama Kamel Nasir and Hala Shaaban Ibrahim


The Use of Rectal Diclofenac Sodium Versus Intravenous Paracetamol for Post Cesarean Section Analgesia
Avan Khaleel Ismael and Sallama Kamel Nasir


Effect of Sublingual Misoprostol Versus Intravenous Oxytocin on Reducing Blood Loss at Cesarean section
Rozhan Yassin Khalil


Common Clinical and Radiological Finding of Breast Cancer Patient Performing Breast Magnetic Resonance Imaging As Diagnostic Tool
Niyaz Mustafa Hama Amin, Nizar Mohamed Tawfeeq Hamawandi, and Alla Abulqader Abdullah Shalli 


Determination of Serum Sex Hormone Binding Globulin in Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome & Healthy Women
Razaw O. Ibrahim, Shirwan H. Omer, and Chro N. Fattah


Bacteriological and PCR Detection of pvlmsrA and mecA Genes among Staphylococcus aureus Isolated from Burn Wounds 
Shno Jalal Muhamad, Khanda Abdulateef Anwar, and Sherko Ali Omer


Dorsal Nasal Refinement Using Diced Cartilage Grafts Fixed with Blood
Hemin Oathman Sheriff 


Biomarker Assessment of Serum Interleukin-18 together with Homocysteine for Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Sakar Karem Abdulla, Ban Mousa Rashid, and Beston Faiek Nore


Comparison between Critical View of Safety and Infundibular Technique in Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
Deari Ahmed Ismaeil , Barham M. M. Salih,  Karzan Seerwan Abdulla, Shahow Abdulrehman Ezzaddin, Sarmad Hiwa Arif, and Dlshad Hama Saeed 

Recently Accepted Articles

Accepted for Volume 10, No. 1, 2020