Welcome to Chulalongkorn Medical Journal

ISSN: 2651-2343 (Print)
ISSN: 2673-060X (Online)
Editor-in-Chief: Professor Sittisak Honsawek

Chulalongkorn Medical Journal is a multidisciplinary, open access, double-blind peer-reviewed international medical journal that publishes original research articles, review articles, case reports, and clinical studies encompassing a wide range of subjects in biomedical sciences and medicine. The purpose of this journal is to publish the articles dealing with biomedical sciences and medical aspects and health sciences in English language.

The Chulalongkorn Medical Journal has first published in 1954 by the Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University with a long history of landmark articles. Since then the journal has garnered a vast readership both domestically and internationally. The Chulalongkorn Medical Journal is being indexed in the international and national database including J-Gate portal, Publons, Citefactor, Directory of Research Journal Indexing (DRJI), Research Bib, Sherpa Romeo, Electronic Journals Library, Google Scholar, Scientific Indexing Services, Index Copernicus, and Thai-Journal Citation Index (TCI). In addition, the Journal follows international standards, guidelines, and flowcharts provided by the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), the Council for International Organizations of Medical Sciences (CIOMS), the World Association of Medical Editors (WAME), and the Council of Science Editors.

The Chulalongkorn Medical journal is now published under Chulalongkorn University Press (http://chulapress.com/cupeng/), an established publishing and printing house of the Chulalongkorn University (https://www.chula.ac.th/en/). The journal aims to showcase outstanding research articles from all areas of biomedical sciences and medicine, to publish original research articles, short communication, review articles, case reports, letters to the editor and to provide both perspectives on a wide variety of experiences in medicine and reviews of the current state of biomedical sciences and medicine. Our publication criteria are based upon high ethical standards and rigorous scientific methodology (https://publicationethics.org/core-practices).

A Double-blind Peer-Reviewed, Open Access Journal

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VOLUME 64  NO. 2  4/2020

Original Articles
Plant based extracts show novel sanitising effects against Escherichia coli on romaine lettuce and cucumber (P. 115)
Tinashe Mandimutsira, Paul Tirivanhu Njowa, Constance Chingwaru, Walter Chingwaru

Computed tomographic findings in ruptured basilar tip aneurysms (P. 125)
Dullaya Prukrudee, Jarturon Tantivatana, Krittanon Lertutsahakul

Prevalence of neuropsychiatric symptoms in patients with mild cognitive impairment at King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital (P. 133)
Angvara Vongudommongkol, Solaphat Hemrungrojn

Efficacy of leukotriene receptor antagonist in children with obstructive sleep apnea: A systematic review and meta-analysis (P. 143)
Phurin Sujirakula, Prakobkiat Hirunwiwatkul, Busarakum Chaitusaney, Natamon Charakorn

Premorbid personality traits and neuropsychiatric symptoms in patients with mild cognitive impairment (P. 151)
Parin Tieosirisap, Daruj Aniwattanapong

Prevalence of vitamin D deficiency in patients with schizophrenia at King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital (P. 159)
Thanaporn Phengkaew, Atapol Sughondhabirom

Determinants for methamphetamine abstinence of short-term and long-term inpatient treatments for methamphetamine use (P. 167)
Puttipong Prasartpornsirichoke, Rasmon Kalayasiri

Association of ageing and PCOS women’s metabolic turbulence: A cohort study in hospitals of Faisalabad, Pakistan (P. 173)
Laiq Ahmad

Effect of Wii Balance Board and motor imagery on balance and muscle strength in football players (P. 185)
Adithep Watkhum, Onuma Boonyarom, Kanokwan Srisupornkornkool

Bioactive compounds, antioxidant, and antineoplastic activities of Asian herbs (P. 191)
Tahira Yasmin, Muhammad Azam, Ummaimah, Muhammad Asim Raza Basra

Case Report
Total thyroidectomy as a treatment of acute suppurative thyroiditis (P. 221)
Pasurachate Samorn

Review Articles
Noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) and sound control standards for stone crushers (P. 225)
Pariyanuch junsatitanon, Krit Pongpirul