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. 1  1/2020

Original Articles
Sleep quality and associated factors of patients with mild cognitive impairment at King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital (P. 3)
Isara Akarapornprapa, Chotiman Chinvararak, Sookjaroen Tangwongchai

A simple and rapid molecular detection of Staphylococcus aureus strain B using multiplex PCR (P. 13)
Fatemeh Sheikhi, Mehdi Zeinoddini, Afshin Samimi Nemati, Saeed Vaesi

Bipolarity among pregnant women at King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital and relationship with depression score during pregnancy and postpartum periods (P. 19)
Ratsamimarn Siripalanon, Chutima Roomruangwong

Incidences and characteristics of monkey-related injuries among locals and tourists in Mueng District, Lopburi Province, 2013 - 2017 (P. 29)
Anothai Juttuporn, Sarunya Hengpraprom, Thanapoom Rattananupong

Personality change and associated factors in patients with mild cognitive impairment (P. 39)
Chawin Promchaiwattana, Daruj Aniwattanapong

Volumetric kinetic assessment in dynamic contrast enhanced-MRI (DCE-MRI) of breast cancer: A new method for evaluation of whole tumor enhancing pattern (P. 47)
Jatuporn Chayakulkheeree, Krittika Tongin, Darunee Boonjunwetwat

Accuracy of ultrasound-guided vacuum-assisted fineneedle aspiration for diagnosis and management of BI-RADS 4 lesion (P. 55)
Somchanin Pipatpajong, Panida Wongsansuk

Oblique direction reach test: a pilot test to measure limits of stability in oblique direction and its psychometric properties (P. 65)
Jaya Shanker Tedla, Devika Rani Sangadala, Kumar Gular, Debjani Mukherjee, Giles Gyer

Case Report
Primary biliary cholangitis in Thai woman: A case report (P. 75)
Likhasit Sanglutong, Somchai Insiripong

Review Articles
Workplace violence in convenience stores (P. 79)
Piyapat Pandee, Wiroj Jiamjarasrangsi