Students at the Medical Laboratory Sciences
Department and Nursing Department at the University of Human Development collaborated
with their lecturer Mr Jihad Muhammed Hadi and authors from other universities
and institutions on several papers and have managed to publish them in
high-indexed journals. The papers are now available to download from the
Below are the names of the students who
have participated in the papers as co-authors: Shko Sherzad, Ayman Majid, Soma
Ata, Shanya Bakhtiyar, Muhammed Sabir, Soz Nawzad, Ayar Mukhtar, Karwan Nazir,
Shapol Sirwan and Paiwast Dlshad.
The first paper is Assessing
serum C-reactive protein as a predictor of COVID-19 outcomes: a retrospective
cross-sectional study which is published in ANNALS OF MEDICINE
AND SURGERY. The journal is indexed in the Web of Science Core Collection: Emerging
Sources Citation Index.
The second paper is Effects of Smoking
on Serum Ferritin levels in adult population living in Sulaymaniyah, Iraq: A
Retrospective Cross-sectional Study published in Iraq Medical
Journal which is indexed in the Directory
of Open Access Journals.
And the third paper is Age-Related
Variations in Serum Zinc Levels Among Female Patients in Sulaymaniyah, Iraq:
Implications for Addressing Zinc Deficiency published in CUREUS
JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCE. This journal is also indexed in the Web of
Science Core Collection: Emerging
Sources Citation Index. The two Web of Science journals mean that
they have Impact Factors.
The University of Human Development
promotes research and innovation in both fields of natural and social sciences.
It has a proud record of publishing high-quality articles in local and
international journals. The latest publications by students and a lecturer are
just another achievement and at the same time a significant contribution to the
development of science.