ISSN 1694-0423
(Peer Reviewed Ejournal - Published Biannually)
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(Published: July 01, 2010)



  • Introduction to Polymeric Drug Delivery
    Dr. Vicky V Mody (Medicinal Chemistry) USA
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Original Work

  • An analysis of the excess mortality profile during the 2006 Chikungunya Fever epidemic in Mauritius
    Dr. Smita Goorah (Medicine) Mauritius
    [Abstract] [Full text-PDF]
  • Treatment to targets in type 2 diabetics: analysis of out-patients practice at a remote Western Nigerian hospital
    Dr. E. A. Ajayi (Medicine) Nigeria
    [Abstract] [Full text-PDF]
  • Early diagnosis of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) in Indian patients by nerve conduction studies
    Dr. Geetanjali Sharma (Physiology) India
    [Abstract] [Full text-PDF]
  • Study of Health Status and Etiological Factors of Mentally Challenged Children in School for Mentally Challenged in Rural Maharashtra
    Dr. Nadeem Ahmad (Community Medicine) India
    [Abstract] [Full text-PDF]
  • Co-relation of blood pressure with Body Mass Index (BMI) and Waist TO Hip Ratio (WHR) in middle aged men
    Dr. D. B. Tambe (Physiology) India
    [Abstract] [Full text-PDF]

Brief communication

  • Radiation exposure from diagnostic radiography: an assessment of X-ray beam collimation practice in some Nigerian Hospitals
    Mr. Mark C. Okeji (Radiological Sciences) Nigeria
    [Abstract] [Full text-PDF]
  • Bender-Gestalt Test correlates of prognosis in Unipolar Depression
    Mr. Anand Prakash (Clinical Psychology) Ethiopia
    [Abstract] [Full text-PDF]


  • Activation of NF-κ B signaling pathway by inflammatory regulators and associated drug discovering
    Dr. ShiQin Xu (Anesthesiology) China
    [Abstract] [Full text-PDF]
  • Neonatal Sepsis: Past, present and future; a review article
    Dr. Shalini Tripathi (Pediatrics) India
    [Abstract] [Full text-PDF]
  • Evolution of surgical interventions for hydrocephalus: patient preferences and the need for proper information
    Dr. Patrick O. Eghwrudjakpor (Surgery) Nigeria
    [Abstract] [Full text-PDF]

Case report

  • Diabetic muscle infarction - a case report
    Dr. J. Jayakumar (Internal Medicine) India
    [Abstract] [Full text-PDF]
  • Isolated dislocation of pisiform bone - A rare case
    Dr. Ajay Singh (Orthopaedics) India
    [Abstract] [Full text-PDF]
  • Primary calcified hydatid of spleen: a case report
    Dr. Imtiaz Wani (Surgery) India
    [Abstract] [Full text-PDF]
  • Rapunzel Syndrome: a rare cause of acute small bowel obstruction
    Dr. Vipul D Yagnik (Surgery) India
    [Abstract] [Full text-PDF]

Letter to editor

  • Rare inhalational methaemoglobinaemia
    Dr. Ankit Agarwal (Anesthesiology) India
    [Full text] [PDF]
  • A Different Technique of Primary Indirect Inguinal Hernia Repair by Inserting a Synthetic Mesh into the Pre and Retroperitoneal Spaces to Wrap the Peritoneal Reflection: Preliminary Report (Reaction to article published in January 2010, IJMU)
    Dr .Vipul D Yagnik (Surgery) India
    [Full text] [PDF]

Book review

  • Fundamentals of Operative Surgery, 1st edition, by Vipul Yagnik
    Professor Sushil Dawka (Surgery) Mauritius
    [Full text] [PDF]
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