International Journal of Contemporary Medicine




International Journal of Contemporary Medicine

Publisher: Dr. R.K. Sharma Institute of Medico-Legal Publications
Editor: Dr. R.K. Sharma
Online ISSN: 2321-1032, Print ISSN: 2320-9623
Frequency: Biannual

Description:

International Journal of Contemporary Medicine is a double blind peer reviewed international journal which is commencing its publication from January 2013. The journal is half yearly in frequency. We are making efforts to get it indexed in most of international databases shortly. The journal covers aspects of all medical specialties including intensive care, hospital practice, ICU etc.

Table of Contents

Vol 2, No 1 (2014)

Articles

Cataract in 50 Plus Population: Prevalence&perception of Symptoms in a Rural Block of Cuttack District of Odisha
Anjan K. Giri, Bijayeeni Mohapatra, Kaushik Mishra, Bijaya B. Nanda
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 1-4
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Oxidant and Antioxidant Status in CRF
Ratna Priya, J. R. Keshri, Uday Kumar, Anand Sharan, Rekha Kumari, Chandan Kishore
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 5-7
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A Study on Screening for Silent Cardiac Dysfunction in Type II Diabetes Mellitus
Shivani Bansal, Gaurav Sharma, Rahul Singh, Kaushal Kishore
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 8-12
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A Study to Assess the Psycho Social Profile of Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease Reporting to Pgimer, Chandigarh, India
R. K. Sharma, S. Kumari, Prateek Bhatia
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 13-16
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Clinico-mycological Evaluation of Dermatophytes and other Fungal Agents Isolated from Various Clinical Samples
Geeta Gupta, Sachin Agarwal, S. K. Sayal, G. K. Gupta
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 17-20
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A Comparative Study of Immediate Effects of Yogic Techniques on Human Memory
Nivriti Singh, Namita Agrawal, Saurabh Goel, Jayanti Singh
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 21-25
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Variation of Digit Ratio (2D: 4D) in Schizophrenic and Non-schizophrenic Individuals
Ravi P. Bangalore, A. Vinod, C. Naveenkumar, Ravi S. Pandey
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 26-32
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Treatment Seeking Practices of Parents of Under-Fives' in IMNCI Implemented District of North India
J. Venkatachalam, Arun Kumar Aggarwal, Madhu Gupta
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 33-38
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A Rare Presentation of Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy Following Total Thyroidectomy for Carcinoma Thyroid
Bivin Wilson, B. Ramprakash, K. A. Sambasivam
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 141-144
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Pediatric Nosocomial Infections: a Critical Review of Literature with Special Emphasis on Importance of Surveillance Practices
P. Bhatia, G. Chauhan
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 44-48
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Serum Magnesium Level in Critically Ill Patients in a Tertiary Care Centre
K. M. Veeranna Gowda, Jayachandra, G. Zakir Hussain, Mumtaz Ali Khan
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 49-54
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Prevalence of Non Communicable Diseases (NCDs) in a Rural Population of South India
J. Venkatachalam, Anil J. Purty, Zile Singh, S. B. Abraham, S. Narayanan, G. R. Sathya, Natesan Bhumika, Joy Bazroy
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 55-61
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Status of Antioxidants Vitamin and Plasma Malondialdehyde (MDA) in Sickle Cell Anaemia Patients of Chhattisgarh Region
Vikas Kumar Gupta, Neelima Singh, Prashant Nigam, Jayant Shah, S. K. B. Patil
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 62-65
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Correlation of Glycemic Status with Oxidative/ Antioxidant Status in Diabetic Retinopathy
C. M. Maithri, Aliya Nusrath, B. M. Shrinivasa, A. Rajeshwari
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 66-69
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Hearing Loss among School Students: A Cross Sectional Study
O. N. Sinha, Rohit Saxena, Sunil Bhadouriya, Saud Latif, Rupali Roy
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 70-74
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A Hospital Based Study of Psychiatric Co-morbidity in Cases of Dengue in West U.P. Rural Hospital
Prakash Chandra, Sangita Singh, Anil Kem
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 75-78
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Association of Health Status with Dietary Habits and Lifestyle of Medical, Dental and Nursing Students of Meerut UP
S. Ahmad, A. Srivastava, K. Goel, R. Bansal, B. Pant, P. Parashar, P. Goel
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 79-84
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A Community Based Study on Awareness of HIV/AIDS among Young Males of Meerut, Uttar Pradesh
Kapil Goel, Sartaj Ahmad, Rahul Bansal, Pawan Parashar, Gagan Garg, Parul Goel
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 85-89
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A Study on Body Mass Index Estimation among the 30 Years and above Age Group of Individuals in Urban Population of Eluru
K. Chandra Sekhar, B. Sri Harini, P. G. Deotale, K. Mythili, J. Sowjanya
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 90-94
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Study of Knowledge Attitude and Perceptions of Adolescent Girls of 16-18 Years towards Reproductive Health in Urban and Rural Schools of South Kerala
G. I. Sandhya, Leena Viswan
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 95-98
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Study on Knowledge, Attitude and Practice of Tuberculosis among Rural Population of Tamil Nadu
D. Dimri, J. Venkatachalam, Z. Singh, S. Joyce, Anil J. Purty, Joybazroy
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 99-104
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Prevalence of Alcohol and Nicotine Dependence among Coffee Plantation Workers, Coorg, Karnataka, India
Shruti Surwade, B. T. Keith, Joe Jose, N. Swaroop, R. Naveen, Vidya M. Surwade
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 105-109
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Prevalence of Soil-transmitted Helminthes Infections in School Going Children in North India
A. L. Pasi, A. K. Shukla, N. L. Mishra
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 110-116
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Comparative Study of Response on Fever, Regression of Spleen and Liver Size by Treatment with I.v. Amphotericin B and Oral Miltefosine in Cases of Visceral Leishmaniasis
Kumar Manish, Ranjana, J. R. Keshari, Rai Yogesh Kumar, Sinha Kumari Indu
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 117-121
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A Study to Determine Awareness Regarding Cancer Risk Factors and to Understand Cancer Treatment Preferences in General Population of Western Uttar Pradesh, India
R. K. Singhal, M. Surwade Vidya, K. Singh Hemant, Surwade Shruti
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 122-127
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Impact of Training on Awareness of Bio-medical Waste Management among Paramedical Workers of a Tertiary Care Hospital, Meerut
Pawan Parashar, Kapil Goel, Sartaj Ahmad, Rahul Bansal, Gurmeet Kaur
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 128-132
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Vishamanava-The Myth Broken: A Case Report
Mahesh R. Gowda, Nikitha Harish, S. Preeti
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 133-136
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Comparative Histology of Coronary Artery, Internal Thoracic Artery, Radial Artery, Saphenous Vein&its Importance in CABG (coronary Arterial Bypass Graft)
K. G. Prakash, K. R. Rajkumar, K. Saniya, C. S. Vidya
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 137-140
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Developing a Training Module for Female Health Workers for the Diagnosis of Female Reproductive Tract Infections - An Experience in South India
G. Maneesha, Sulochana Abraham, Jasmine Prasad
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 145-150
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A Study on Adherence of Medication among Diabetic Individuals of Ashoknagar of Eluru, Andhra Pradesh
Chandrasekhar Vallepalli, K. Chandra Sekhar, U. Vijay Kumar, Sandhya Sree Gogineni, Varun Popuri, P. G. Deotale
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 151-155
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Widely Disseminated Neuroblastoma Presenting as Acute Flaccid Paralysis in a Two Year Old Child: A Clinical Dilemma
G. Chauhan, P. Bhatia, A. K. Bhardwaj, S. Mittal, P. D. Sharma
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 161-163
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Prevalence Study of Diabetes and Pre-diabetes in Relation to Food and Work Habit, Substance Use and Stress in Small Grade Urban North Indian Population
Shailesh Gupta, Manish Chaturvedi, Amit Gupta, Sanjeev Kumar Syal, M. D. Rafi Anwar, R. B. Singhal, A. K. Gupta
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 164-170
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A Study on Spectrum of Gastro Intestinal Diseases at Tertiary Care Centre of Alluri Sita Rama Raju Academy of Medical Sciences, Eluru, Andhra Pradesh
K. Chandra Sekhar, T. Praveen Kumar, P. G. Deotale
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 171-176
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A Study on Evaluation of Factors Contributing to Fatty Liver in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
N. S. R. C. Guptha, V. Suresh, V. Usha Bhargavi, T. Anil kumar, S. V. R Murthy
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 177-181
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Metric Study of Anterior Fontanelle in Foetal Skulls
K. Saniya, K. G. Prakash, K. Krishnamma, Asha J. Mathew
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 182-187
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A Case Report on Alar Thoracic Artery Seen in a Cadaver of a Medical College of Coastal Andhra Pradesh
M. Ranadheer Reddy, Sipra Komal Jena, A. Vamsi, M. V. R. Sharma
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 187-190
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Whether Plasmodium Knowlesi will be a Future Threat for India?
J. Jayakumar, J. Venkatachalam, R. Krishnamurthy, G. R. Sathya, Zile Singh, Punitha Kumary
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 191-195
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Sickle Delta Beta Thalassemia - A Compound Heterozygous Sickle Cell Variant
G. Swarnalatha Devi, V. Deepthi, P. VivekSagar, M. Ananta Satyanarayana, K. Anand Rao, B. A. Rama Krishna
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 196-199
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A Case Report on Variant Origin of Right Gastric Artery Seen in a Cadaver in a Medical College of Coastal Andhra Pradesh
M. Ranadheer Reddy, Sipra Komal Jena, G. Sujatha
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 200-202
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An Unusual Cause of Cardiac Failure in Adults
Bivin Wilson, P. R. Vydianathan, S. Natarajan
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 203-205
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Comparative Study of Hepatic and Renal Markers in Treatment of Kala-azar with I.V. Amphotericin B and Oral Miltefosine
Kumar Manish, Ranjana, J. R. Keshari, Sinha Kumari Indu
 Vol 2, No 1 (2014), Pagination: 206-210
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