Welcome to Chulalongkorn Medical Journal

ISSN: 2651-2343 (Print)
ISSN: 2651-0812 (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 is 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, and Thai-Journal Citation Index (TCI). The journal is operated by Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University and peer reviewed by an extensive network of experts in the fields of biomedical sciences and medicine. 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.

A Double-blind Peer-Reviewed, Open Access Journal


VOLUME 63  NO. 2  4/2019

Original Articles
Antimicrobial resistance patterns of bacterial colonization in urine of patients with spinal cord lesion admitted at Thai Red Cross Rehabilitation Center (P. 67)
Sutunchalee Sikanjananun, Sirikwan Panyasriwanit, Wasuwat Kitisomprayoonkul, Chusana Suankrata, Natthiya Tantisiriwat

Cognitive impairment and associated factors in the elderly at Pracha Niwet Village in Thailand (P. 73)
Chotiman Chinvararak, Natsara Dumrongpiwat, Puangsoi Worakul, Sookjaroen Tangwongchai

Impact of self-contact lens fitting with uncorrected refractive error on visual acuity and lens movement in contact lens wearers (P. 79)
Pussadee Paensuwan, Pavasut Leedasawat, Wanachat Chaiyasan, Darawan Pejchang

In vitro biocompatibility of novel titanium-based amorphous alloy thin film in human osteoblast like cells (P. 89)
Saran Tantavisut, Boonrat Lohwongwatana, Atchara Khamkongkaeo, Aree Tanavalee, Pairat Tangpornprasert, Pubul Ittiravivong

Mental health status and quality of life of the elderly in rural Saraburi (P. 95)
Thanan Supasiri, Somrat Lertmaharit, Thanapoom Rattananupong, Parinya Kitidumrongsuk, Vitool Lohsoonthorn

Reliability and validity of the family state and functioning assessment scale (P. 103)
Suchat Supphapitiphona, Napakkawat Buathong, Siriluck Suppapitiporn

SCN5A gene exome sequencing profile in sudden unexplained nocturnal death syndrome in Thai population (P. 111)
Rachtipan Pitiwararom, Kornkiat Vongpaisarnsin, Udomsak Hoonwijit

Preparation and characterization of demineralized bone matrix/chitosan composite scaffolds for bone tissue engineering (P. 119)
Panudda Dechwongya, Korbtham Sathirakul, Baldur Kristjánsson, Suwabun Chirachanchai, Sittisak Honsawek

Case Report
MRI of cranial nerve enhancement: King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital (KCMH) case series (P. 127)
Supak Chutiphaijit, Sasitorn Petcharunpaisan