Vol 31 | Issue 3
The 2017 American College of Cardiology/ American Heart Association Clinical Practice Guideline for Blood Pressure: Implications for India
Globally, raised blood pressure is a leading modifiable risk factor for cardiovascular disease. In India, the rates of raised systolic blood pressure (SBP) have increased substantially since 1990, m...
Antimicrobial Resistance: Threat, consequences and options
Antimicrobial agents, especially antibiotics, have saved millions of lives in the 20th century alone. Apart from treating infections in vulnerable populations of children, women and older persons, a...
Thyroid dysfunction in patients on antiretroviral therapy: A perspective from southern India
Background. Thyroid dysfunction in patients with human retroviral infection has been reported but the prevalence of thyroid function abnormalities in patients on highly active antiretroviral th...
Salt-sensitive phenotypes: A community-based exploratory study from northeastern India
Background. Salt sensitivity is known to increase the risk of cardiovascular diseases in both normotensive and hypertensive subjects. The population in the northeastern region of India consumes...
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Pregnancy with massive splenomegaly: A case series
Background. Pregnancy with massive splenomegaly is a rare entity and is associated with increased risk to both mother and foetus. There is paucity of studies in the literature to guide clinicia...
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