Vol 32 | Issue 3
Making end-of-life and palliative care viable in India: A blueprint for action
Worldwide, about 85% of all deaths in seniors above 65 years of age are due to cancer, organ failure or old age. Sudden death is uncommon after the age of 50 years. Thus, for the majority of ...
D-dimer levels in patients with thromboangiitis obliterans
Background. Thromboangiitis obliterans (TAO) or Buerger disease is a recurring progressive segmental vasculopathy that presents with inflammation and thrombosis of small and medium arteries and...
Cross-sectional study on smokeless tobacco use, awareness and expenditure in an urban slum of Bhavnagar, western India
Background. Data are sparse on smokeless tobacco (SLT) use in Bhavnagar. We assessed the prevalence and awareness of and expenditure on SLT use in Bhavnagar.
Methods. We conducted a c...
Novel mutation in the nuclear receptor subfamily 0, group B, member 1 (NR0B1) gene associated with intrafamilial heterogeneity in three boys with X-linked adrenal hypoplasia congenita and hypogonadotropic hypogonadism from India
Background. Nuclear receptor subfamily 0, group B, member 1 (NR0B1) gene previously known as DAX1 is a transcription factor that plays a key role in the development of hypothalamo...
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Syndromic management of sexually transmitted infections: A critical appraisal and the road ahead
The syndromic approach has been the cornerstone of management of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in developing countries. This strategy has had a considerable impact in decreasing the burden ...
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