Khartoum Medical Journal provides a forum for scientific and clinical medicine publications. The journal serves the medical community in Sudan and the region in the field of continuing medical education. It offers opportunities for the publication of service-oriented research and disseminating information aimed at the promotion of health services. In addition, the journal provides a platform for exchange of information and ideas and experiences in the field of education and training in the medical and health professions. It is a publication of the Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Sudan.