Monthly Archives: December 2016

Comprehensive Retinal Image Analysis for Aggressive Posterior Retinopathy of Prematurity

Retinopathy of Prematurity is a progressive disorder that affects premature infants of very low birth weight, who have been exposed to high ambient oxygen concentrations such as…

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Prevalence of Latent Tuberculosis among Health Care Workers in High Burden Countries: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Health care workers (HCWs) are at increased risk of acquiring tuberculosis (TB) than the general population. The risk of TB in HCWs is of particular importance in the 22 high TB burden mostly low- and middle-income countries that…

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Quick Case: Hand Foot Mouth Disease in a Remote Area in Northeast

By: Dr. J. Gnanaraj and Dr. Bipin Kumar
Recently within a week 17 children presented with ulcers in the mouth, foot and hands that prevented them from eating and some had fever at presentation. All of them were from…

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c.*84G>A Mutation in CETP Is Associated with Coronary Artery Disease in South Indians

Coronary artery disease (CAD) is the leading cause of mortality worldwide. CAD and its clinical manifestations are etiologically complex, with approximately equal contributions from…

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Correlates of Unwanted Births in Bangladesh: A Study through Path Analysis

Unwanted birth is recognized as a birth when a woman doesn’t have any intention of becoming pregnant and deliver a birth. Also, unwanted births occurred when the women did not…

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Quick Case: MIS for Uterine Septum in a Rural Area Using URS

By: Dr. J. Gnanaraj and Dr. Linda Sailo
The two Mullerian ducts join together to form the Uterus during embryogenesis. During the early stages there is a partition that dissolves later and sometimes the partition persist…

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