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 65  NO. 4  10/2021

Special Articles
Vaccine hesitancy and considerations for vaccination campaigns against COVID-19 (P. 489)
Shyh Poh, Teo

Original Articles
Impact and trend of factors affecting the prevalence of head lice (Pediculus capitis) infestation in primary school students (P. 359)
Amirhossein Zahirnia, Mohammad Ali Aminpoor, Hassan Nasirian

Factors predicting preventive behaviors of pulmonary tuberculosis among high school students in Bangkok (P. 369)
Chanyaruk Sawangsuk, Piyatida Nakagasien

Validity and reliability of the Thai 3-Minute Diagnostic Interview for CAM-defined Delirium (Thai 3D-CAM) (P. 379)
Yanin Thipakorn, Paul Thisayakorn

Comparing effects of Nordic hamstring exercise in combination with electrical stimulation and in combination with the FIFA 11+ program on footballers with strained hamstring muscles (P. 387)
Amornrat Kaewsri, Onuma Boonyarom, Kanokwan Srisupornkornkool

Work addiction, workplace stress, and burnout syndrome among teachers in the Armed Forces Academies Preparatory School (P. 395)
Sunansa Nithivasin, Rasmon Kalayasiri

Symptom cluster management strategies and outcomes in patients with heart failure (P. 403)
Weena Yodying, Apinya Siripitayakunkit, Bualuang Sumdeangrit, Sarinya Puwanant

Anxiety and depression in patients with knee osteoarthritis (P. 415)
Nuntagan Chumpupan, Rasmon Kalayasiri

Relationships of stress, anxiety, and related factors with the comfort of caregivers of patients with brain tumor in the preoperative phase (P. 423)
Chotika Kiattiweerasak, Sirirat Leelacharas, Suporn Wongvatunyu

Prevalence and associated factors of social skills deficits in patients with depressive disorders at Psychiatric Outpatient Department, King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital (P. 431)
Pitima Kurimoto, Peeraphon Lueboonthavatchai

Malaria knowledge, prevention practices, and insecticide-treated net ownership and use among foreign migrants: A survey in four malaria transmission districts of Yala Province, Southern Thailand (P. 441)
Tinzar Naing, Thanapoom Rattananupong, Narin Hiransuthikul

Case Report
Atypical presentations of alimentary tract duplications in children: two case reports (P. 481)
Nimmita Srisan, Palittiya Sintusek, Teerasak Phewplung, Paisarn Vejchapipat

Four-week induction of type 2 diabetes mellitus in rats by streptozotocin and high-fat diet (P. 449)
Wirin Bowonsomsarit, Weerapat Anegkamol, Natthaya Chuaypen, Maroot Kaewwongse, Piyaratana Tosukhowong, Phisit Prapunwattana, Thasinas Dissayabutra

School bullying behavior in attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder patients with and without comorbid autism spectrum disorder at King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital (P. 459)
Warunya Pongparadorn, Nuttorn Pityaratstian, Napakkawat Buathong, Jirada Prasartpornsirichoke

Usefulness of contrast-enhanced computed tomography for diagnosing hepatic steatosis (P. 467)
Thipsumon Tangsiwong, Thitinan Chulroek

Anxiety for job application among undergraduate students at Faculty of Arts (P. 475)
Panitnart Tiensirirerk, Siriluck Suppapitiporn