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 63  NO. 4  10/2019

The 105th Anniversary of King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital: Proud of Our Past, Preparing for Our Future (P. 211)
Sittisak Honsawek

Original Articles
Evaluation of T2 value for detection of metastatic cervical lymph node in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma compared with 18F-FDG PET/CT (P. 213)
Netsiri Dumrongpisutikul, Vorada Sonthithavorn

Impact of shift work on sleep quality among nursing staff (P. 221)
Patthrarawalai Sirinara, Nitt Hanprathet, Krit Pongpirul, Wiroj Jiamjarasrangsi

Exercise training improves age-related changes in cerebral capillary vascularity through the upregulation of PI3K / Akt signaling (P. 229)
Channipa Chanpakdee, Sheepsumon Viboolvorakul, Suthiluk Patumraj

An exploratory factor analysis of post-concussion syndromes in Thai people after head injury: A psychometric properties study (P. 239)
Chanokporn Jitpanya, Kanjana Kinklaykan, Tanita Puengching

Indoor air microbial counts in dormitory of nursing students, Bangkok (P. 245)
Pipat Luksamijarulkul, Maneenut Wutthikarn, Poolsuk Janepanish Visudtibhan, Pisit Vatanasomboon

Association of vitamin D-related genetic variations and the susceptibility among Thai children with biliary atresia (P. 253)
Kanjaporn Sirisomboonlarp, Natthaya Chuaypen, Sittisak Honsawek, Palittiya Sintusek, Voranush Chongsrisawat, Pisit Tangkijvanich

Protective effect of alpha lipoic acid loaded calcium citrate nanoparticles on oxidative stress-induced cellular damage in human epidermal keratinocytes (P. 261)
Boonyaras Bukkavesa, Kanidta Sooklert, Amornpun Sereemaspun

Lung function and exercise performance assessment after inhalation of naturally essential oils: A descriptive observational study (P. 271)
Hamzeh Al Zabadi, Azmi Hussein, Jamal Shaker, Belal Rahhal, Nidal Amin Jaradat, Malik Al Qub

Case Report
Multiple primary GISTs: Unusual presentation as jejuno-jejunal intussusception (P. 281)
Busaba Jiruppabha

A glass marble ball in the maxillary sinus, transorbital floor penetration: A case report (P. 287)
Krissanaporn Jirawarakul