Focus and Scope

The Journal of Universal College of Medical Sciences was started in January 2013 as a quarterly publication.  It is a peer reviewed international journal. The journal aims to provide a platform for the medical as well as dental scientists and researchers to publish their scientific work. The journal can also be accessed through www.ucms.com.np

Publication Frequency

The journal is published quarterly.

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.

Editorial Board

PATRON

Mr. Khuma Prasad Aryal
Managing Director, U.C.M.S., NEPAL

CHIEF EDITOR
Rear Admiral I.N. (Retd.) Prof. (Dr.) V.K. Pahwa M.D., D.C.P., P.G.D.H.A.
CEO and Director Academics
Universal College of Medical Sciences Teaching Hospital
Bhairahawa, Nepal
E-mail: ucmsjournal@gmail.com

EXECUTIVE CHIEF EDITOR
Prof. (Dr) M.N. Pal

EXECUTIVE EDITOR
Dr. Shatdal Chaudhary M.D.
Department of Internal Medicine,
Universal College of Medical Sciences Teaching Hospital
Bhairahawa, Nepal
E-mail: shatdalchaudhary@yahoo.com

MEMBERS OF EDITORIAL BOARD
Dr. Hemant Kumar Halwai M.D.S.
Department of Orthodontics,
UCMS College of Dental Surgery,
Bhairahawa, Nepal
E-mail: drhemanthalway@gmail.com

Dr. Ashok Kumar Ph.D.
Department of Community Medicine,
Universal College of Medical Sciences Teaching Hospital
Bhairahawa, Nepal
E-mail: aku@rediffmail.com

Dr. Sanjit K. Kar Ph.D.
Department of Physiology
Universal College of Medical Sciences Teaching Hospital
Bhairahawa, Nepal
E-mail: drkarsk@rediffmail.com

Dr. Sandip Subedi M.D.
Department of Psychiatry,
Universal College of Medical Sciences Teaching Hospital
Bhairahawa, Nepal
E-mail: sandipsubedi@hotmail.com

Dr. Nilesh R. Doshi M.D., D.G.O., F.C.P.S.
Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics,
Universal College of Medical Sciences Teaching Hospital
Bhairahawa, Nepal
E-mail: docnileshdoshi@yahoo.com

Dr. Krishna K. Agrawal M.D.
Department of Internal Medicine,
Universal College of Medical Sciences Teaching Hospital
Bhairahawa, Nepal
E-mail: agrawalkris@gmail.com

Dr. Sanjeev Ranjan M.D.
Department of Psychiatry,
Universal College of Medical Sciences Teaching Hospital
Bhairahawa, Nepal
E-mail: drsanjeevranjan@yahoo.com

Dr. Yogesh Poudyal M.D.
Department of Dermatology,
Universal College of Medical Sciences Teaching Hospital
Bhairahawa, Nepal
E-mail: neverland791@yahoo.com

Mr. Narayan Gautam M.Sc.
Department of Biochemistry,
Universal College of Medical Sciences Teaching Hospital
Bhairahawa, Nepal
E-mail: ng_bp22@yahoo.com

Dr. Nagendra Chaudhary M.D.
Department of Paediatrics,
Universal College of Medical Sciences Teaching Hospital
Bhairahawa, Nepal
E-mail: enagendra@hotmail.com

Mr. Pradap Jose
Universal College Nursing Sciences
Bhairahawa, Nepal
E-mail: pradappauljose@gmail.com

EDITORIAL ASSISTANT
Ms. Parbati Pandey

E-mail: p.bhw07@gmail.com

PRODUCTION MANAGER
Mr. Ajay Kumar P.S.
Mr. Sree Kumar S.

ASST. PRODUCTION MANAGER
Mr. Bikram Adhikari

TECHNICAL SUPPORT
Mr. Vivek Bhusal

STUDENT EDITORIAL ASSISTANT
Dr. Shubhank Singh

Board of Advisors

Prof. (Dr.) Anand Kumar
Prof. (Dr.) K.N. Agrawal
Prof. (Dr.) B.S. Srivastava
Prof. (Dr.) S.D. Nishith
Prof. (Dr.) R.S. Khare
Prof. (Dr.) Kailash Chandra
Prof. (Dr.) S.L. Rajbhandari
Prof. (Dr.) S.H.M. Abdi
Prof. (Dr.) R.S. Dhaliwal
Assoc. Prof. (Dr.) Laxmi Pathak
Assoc. Prof. (Dr.) Avinash Chandra
Prof. (Dr.) Sadan Mukhi
Prof. (Dr.) V.P. Bansal
Prof. (Dr.) G.P. Singh
Prof. (Dr.) Manohar P. Joshi
Prof. (Dr.) Nagendra Chaudhary
Prof. (Dr.) P.B. Oram
Maj. Gen. Prof. (Dr.) B.N. Borgohain
Prof. (Dr.) Rajendra Kumar
Prof. (Dr.) S. Mishra