Conclusion: This study reveals that the participation of 32 countries in the PJMS publications proves it to be an internationally circulated journal to support research with the constant approach of publishing articles to each volume in basic medical sciences, biomedical, clinical and public health sciences.
For answering the above objectives, the data of original articles, review articles and case reports published in PJMS during the year 2001 to 2010, was collected and downloaded for statistical analysis in MS Office (Excel 2010) in the library of College of Applied Medical Sciences, King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences Riyadh, Kingdome of Saudi Arabia throughout the period of mid-August 2016 to mid-January 2017 from websites of the respective e-journal of Pakistan Journal of Medical Sciences (PJMS) http://www.
Table-II: Authors contribution with gender specification in PJMS from 2001 - 2010.
The PJMS published a total of 1199 papers in forty issues during the years 2001-2010 and 29.
It is revealed that a total of 39 sub-specialties were covered by PJMS in 2001 - 2010.
Table-III: Classification of published articles by medical specialties in PJMS from 2001-2010.