The Annals of Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (APIMS) is the Official quarterly journal of Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto Medical University (SZABMU) by the Academic Council and later endorsed by the Syndicate Committee, recognized by Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC),   index in EBSCO Host. Previously two separate medical journals of the institute (PIMS) were being published, namely JPIMS and the Journal of Surgery. They were officially merged into one journal APIMS in 2005.