About the Journal

Journal of Liaquat University of Medical and Health Sciences (JLUMHS) Jamshoro, Pakistan, publishes original manuscripts, case reports and reviews on medical and health sciences topics.

JLUMHS is recognized by the Higher Education Commission of Pakistan, Islamabad (HEC), and Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) and is included in Index Medicus for WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region (IMEMR) as well as Embase.

JLUMHS is indexed in Scopus, Google Scholar and DOAJ.

JLUMHS is indexed and recognized by the following International / National databases:


  • Clarivate Analytics (Thomson Reuters) Impact Factor in ESCI (Emerging Sources Citation Index).
  • Digital Object Identifier (DOI) by CrossRef
  • Directory of Open Access Journal (DOAJ)
  • Index Medicus for WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region (IMEMR)
  • ICI World Journals (Index Copernicus International) 
  • ICMJE (International Committee of Medical Journal Editors)
  • CiteFactor
  • Google Scholar
  • SJR (Scimago) (13th position in Pakistan)
  • EuroPub indexationq ISC E-journals indexation
  • COPE


  • HEC Journal Recognition System (HEC)
  • Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PM&DC)
  • Pakmedinet
  • Tehqeeqat

The online edition of JLUMHS is available at URL: www.lumhs.edu.pk/jlumhs
Abstracts of papers published in JLUMHS are also available online at www.pakmedinet.com/jlumhs.