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Liaquat National Hospital And Medical College


8th International Orthopaedic Oncology Comprehensive Review Course
12th - 13th August, 2018


For Registration & Detail:

Mr. Ali Hyder Qureshi
Cell: 0333-2538889
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Osama Bin Zia
Cell: 0345-8883988
Email: [email protected]



Liaquat National Hospital And Medical College


MSc Physiotherapy
Admissions Open 2018 - 2020


Two Years Masters Program
Affiliated with University of Karachi

For information: 021-34412523, 021-34412443, 021-34412216



Liaquat National Hospital And Medical College


Post-Taravih Clinic with Ramadan Lab Packages
Time: 11:30 PM - 01:00 AM


For further queries: 021-34412375



Liaquat National Hospital And Medical College


Advanced Airway Management (AAM):

Date : 21st February 2018

Day : Wednesday

Last date of registration : 17th February 2018


Interpretation of ECG:

Date : 28th February 2018

Day : Wednesday
Last date of registration : 23rd February 2018


Organized by:
Research and Skills Development Centre

For further information contact:
0213-4412437
E-mail : [email protected]



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Liaquat National Hospital

Liaquat National Medical College







Department of Microbiology
1 1 1 INTRODUCTION

The Department of Microbiology deals with diagnosis and identification of bacteria, fungi, viruses and parasites. This is done by microscopic examination, culture and serological tests. The department not only gives diagnostic report but also guides physician on therapeutic and preventive aspects.

Liaquat National Hospital Microbiology laboratory is ISO certified (ISO- 9001:2000) since 2004.It deals with more than 100,000 samples a year. Department has latest equipments and facilities; all tests are performed by qualified technologists and are supervised by consultants. The unit is equipped with some latest equipment which includes automated blood culture system BacTec 9240, fully automated serology analyzer (Axsym and Vitros ECQi), Semi-automated urine analyzer (Cobas U411). All bacteriology cultures, AFB smear and fungal culture is done in safety hood. For fastidious organisms carbon dioxide incubator is also available.

SERVICES

Department of Microbiology provides the following services:

- Bacteriology
- Parasitology
- Mycology
- Serology
- Mycobacteriology ( AFB smear)


The department provides 24 hrs services. Positive blood culture, CSF and all other important test results are directly informed to the concerned clinicians to start early and appropriate antibiotic therapy. It provides facility for urgent reporting of stat samples like CSF, other microscopy, β HCG, drug levels etc. and some other tests as per request of physician.
 

Quality Assurance:

Internal :

Department observes continual monitoring of working practice, equipment & reagents so as to detect & correct defects.

External :

The laboratory trusts in quality of service provided to customers; it is registered in *EQAS program and also takes part in External Quality Assured survey of College of American Pathologist (CAP) biannually and result is 100 % accurate.



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ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES

The laboratory has qualified faculty, and is also recognized by College of physician and Surgeon for 4 years FCPS training programme.
Departmental Faculty is also involved in teaching pathology to medical students of Liaquat National Medical College, Nursing College, and School of Diagnostic Lab Services. Regular Interactive teaching session are also arranged for on board staff to facilitate learning objectives. Department also offers one month Internship programme for graduate and post graduate students in the subject of microbiology.


FACULTY
Sr.# Name Designation Qualification
1. Dr. Khursheed Hashmi
Consultant Msc,PhD( Microbiology)
       
2. Dr. Sana Anwar Consultant / Assistant Professor MBBS, FCPS(Microbiology)


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