International Medical Research Journal (IMRJ) is a peer reviewed journal produced biannually by Institute for Medical Research (IMR), National Institutes of Health, Ministry of Health Malaysia (MOH) and has been established since 1997. The journal aims to rapidly disseminate research findings to the scientific community and published reviewed articles in all aspects of human health. It is a great platform to place emphasis on health problem issues that are not only important in Malaysia but also globally. IMRJ also provides an opportunity for researcher and healthcare professionals to share their research with administrators, academicians, clinicians and scientists internationally. The journal is available for free on the IMR website.