Research and Publications


    Azhar S, Arkam J, , Shahzad M, Latif W, Khan S. Protocol of Pakistan randomized and observational trial to evaluate coronavirus treatment among newly diagnosed patients with COVID-19: Azithromycin, Oseltamivir, and Hydroxychloquine. Pak J Med Sci May - June 2022 Vol. 38 No. 5. doi:

    Arkam J, Azhar S, Khan KS, Aman A. Patient safety attitudes of frontline healthcare workers in Lahore: A multicenter study. Pak J Med Sci. 2022;38(1):40-46. doi:

    Azhar S; Faisal M; Aman A. Self?reported maternal handwashing knowledge and behaviours observed in a rural hospital in Pakistan. East Mediterr Health J. 2020;26(x):xxx-xxx.


    Axfors, C., Schmitt, A.M., Janiaud, P. et al. Mortality outcomes with hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine in COVID-19 from an international collaborative meta-analysis of randomized trials. Nat Commun 12, 2349 (2021).


    Akram, J., Azhar, S., Shahzad, M. et al. Pakistan Randomized and Observational Trial to Evaluate Coronavirus Treatment (PROTECT) of Hydroxychloroquine, Oseltamivir and Azithromycin to treat newly diagnosed patients with COVID-19 infection: A structured summary of a study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials 21, 733 (2020). (published as letter)


    A Handbook of Hospital-acquired Infection Prevention and Control (Multiauthor). 1 st Edition 2020 (Copyright University of Health Sciences Lahore)

    G. C. Di Renzo (ed.), Essential Writing, Communication and Narrative Skills for Medical Scientists Before and After the COVID Era. Springer