Focus and Scope

  • Pulse: Medical Journal of Apollo Hospitals Dhaka aims to be a publication of international repute that will be a medium for dissemination and exchange of scientific knowledge in the health sciences to support physicians, clinicians, and other health care providers in continuously developing their knowledge, effectiveness and level of care
  • Pulse comprises of case reports, original articles, research papers by expert professionals within and outside Apollo Hospitals Dhaka

Publication Frequency

Pulse is published bi-annually.

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Pulse Commitee Members

Patron
Dr. Arif Mahmud
Acting Director
Medical Services
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka
Bangladesh
Email: arif.mahmud@apollodhaka.com>

Editor in Chief
Prof. (Dr.) Md. Shahid Karim
Sr. Consultant & Coordinator
Paediatric Surgery and Urology
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka
Bangladesh
Email: mskarim@apollodhaka.com>

Executive Editors
Dr. Borhan Uddin Ahmad
Sr. Consultant & Coordinator
Internal Medicine
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka
Bangladesh
Email: buahmad@apollodhaka.com

Dr. Chandra Prakash Dokwal
Sr. Consultant & Coordinator
Respiratory Medicine
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka
Bangladesh
Email: dokwal@apollodhaka.com

Honorary Contributors
Prof. (Dr.) Abu Shafi Ahmed Amin
President
Bangladesh Medical and Dental Council

Dr. A.K. Azad Khan
Secretary General
Diabetic Association of Bangladesh

Dr. M.Q.K. Talukder
Director & Professor
Paediatrics
Inst. of Child & Mother Health, Dhaka

Business Editor
Akhter Jamil Ahmed
DGM
Business Development
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka
Bangladesh
Email: akhter.jamil@apollodhaka.com

Correspondent Editor
Dr. Sonya Irshad Lucky
Manager
Patient Welfare Dept
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka
Bangladesh
Email: silucky@apollodhaka.com

Assistant Correspondent Editor
Md. Nuruddin Al Mehedi
Sr. Executive
Quality Assurance
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka
Bangladesh
Email: al.mehedi@apollodhaka.com

Correspondent Executive
Ananya Raihan
Deputy Manager
Quality Assurance
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka
Bangladesh
Email: ananya.raihan@apollodhaka.com

Asma Ara
Deputy Manager
Medical Services
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka
Bangladesh
Email: aara@apollodhaka.com

Office of the Editor in Chief:
Department of Paediatric Surgery and Paediatric Urology
OPD Level - 5
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka
Phone: 880-2-8431661; Ext. 2525

Editorial Board (alphabetical)

Dr. Abdul Mannan Sarker
Consultant & Coordinator
Endocrinology & Diabetology
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, Bangladesh

Dr. Abu Sayeed Mohammad Iqbal
Sr. Consultant & Coordinator
Neonatology
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, Bangladesh

Dr. Ajay Abrol
Sr. Consultant & Coordinator
Plastic Surgery
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, Bangladesh

Dr. Borhan Uddin Ahmad
Sr. Consultant & Coordinator
Internal Medicine
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, Bangladesh

Dr. Gulshan Ara
Consultant & Coordinator
Gynaecology & Obstetrics
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, Bangladesh

Prof. Brig. Gen. (Rtd.) (Dr.) Jahangir Alam
Sr. Consultant & Coordinator
Radiology
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, Bangladesh

Dr. Lutful Aziz
Sr. Consultant & Coordinator
Anesthesiology
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, Bangladesh

Prof. (Dr.) Mathew J. Chandy
Sr. Consultant & Coordinator
Neurosurgery
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, Bangladesh

Prof. Brig. Gen. (Retd.) (Dr.) Md. Mahbub Noor
Sr. Consultant & Coordinator
Intensive Care
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, Bangladesh

Prof. (Dr.) Md. Muzibur Rahman Bhuiyan
Sr. Consultant & Coordinator
Gastroenterology
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, Bangladesh

Dr. Md. Muztaba Ali
Sr. Consultant & Coordinator
Orthopedics
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, Bangladesh

Dr. Md. Zulfiqur Haider
Consultant & Coordinator
Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, Bangladesh

Prof. (Dr.) Mohammad Istiaque Hossain
Sr. Consultant & Coordinator
Paediatric
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, Bangladesh

Dr. Mohammad Mohiuddin Araf
Consultant & Coordinator
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, Bangladesh

Prof. (Dr.) Mohammed Fazlul Kabir
Sr. Consultant & Coordinator
Nuclear Medicine
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, Bangladesh

Dr. Mrinal Kumar Sarker
Sr. Consultant & Coordinator
Fertility
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, Bangladesh

Dr. Nabiul Hasan (Rana)
Consultant & Coordinator
Nephrology
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, Bangladesh

Dr. Niaz Ahmed
Sr. Consultant & Coordinator
Cardiovascular & Thoracic Anesthesia
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, Bangladesh

Prof. Lt Col. (Retd) Dr. Q. M. Mahabub ullah
Sr. Consultant & Coordinator
Dermatology
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, Bangladesh

Dr. Saket Aggarwal
Consultant & Coordinator
Otolaryngology
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, Bangladesh

Prof. (Dr.) Salim Mohammad Jahangir
Sr. Consultant & Coordinator
Neuro ICU & Anesthesia
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, Bangladesh

Dr. Sandip Kumar Dash
Sr. Consultant & Coordinator
Adult Neurology
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, Bangladesh

Dr. Shams Munwar
Sr. Consultant & Coordinator
Interventional Cardiology
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, Bangladesh

Dr. Soumya Kanti Basu
Sr. Consultant & Coordinator
General Surgery & Laparoscopic Surgery
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, Bangladesh