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   2020| February  | Volume 9 | Issue 2  
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Qualitative and quantitative analysis of bacterial aerosols in dental clinical settings: Risk exposure towards dentist, auxiliary staff, and patients
Manish Jain, Aditi Mathur, Anmol Mathur, Pravin U Mukhi, Mahesh Ahire, Chadrashekhar Pingal
February 2020, 9(2):1003-1008
  8 1,737 336
Call for mandatory representation of practicing family physicians on the National Medical Commission (NMC): Leaving behind the monopolistic barriers in medical education regulation
Raman Kumar
February 2020, 9(2):453-455
  4 1,438 148
What makes primary healthcare facilities functional, and increases the utilization? Learnings from 12 case studies
Chandrakant Lahariya, T Sundararaman, Rajani R Ved, GS Adithyan, Hilde De Graeve, Manoj Jhalani, Henk Bekedam
February 2020, 9(2):539-546
  3 2,501 279
Trainee doctors in medicine prefer case-based learning compared to didactic teaching
Tarun George, Ronald A. B Carey, OC Abraham, Tunny Sebastian, Minnie F Faith
February 2020, 9(2):580-584
  3 1,147 156
Is safeguard compromised? Surgical mouth mask harboring hazardous microorganisms in dental practice
Rohan Sachdev, Kriti Garg, Garima Singh, Vishal Mehrotra
February 2020, 9(2):759-763
  3 2,671 215
Evaluation of oral health care seeking behavior in rural population of central India
Shravani G Deolia, Koyal S Kela, Ishita M Sawhney, Priyanka A Sonavane, Gargi Nimbulkar, Amit Reche
February 2020, 9(2):886-891
  3 996 126
Emerging resistance to directly-acting antiviral therapy in treatment of chronic Hepatitis C infection—A brief review of literature
Mohit Bhatia, Ekta Gupta
February 2020, 9(2):531-538
  3 1,508 292
Innovative mental health initiatives in India: A scope for strengthening primary healthcare services
Apurvakumar Pandya, Komal Shah, Ajay Chauhan, Somen Saha
February 2020, 9(2):502-507
  3 28,931 745
Acanthamoeba encephalitis in immunocompetent hosts: A report of two cases
Sohini Das, Karthik Gunasekaran, Sitara S. R Ajjampur, Dilip Abraham, Tina George, M Asisha Janeela, Ramya Iyadurai
February 2020, 9(2):1240-1243
  2 952 96
Diabetes mellitus type 2 impedes functional recovery, neuroplasticity and quality of life after stroke
Poonam Chaturvedi, Ajai Kumar Singh, Vandana Tiwari, Anup Kumar Thacker
February 2020, 9(2):1035-1041
  2 866 97
Complementary feeding practices and their determinants among children 6–23 months of age in an outpatient hospital setting in Central India: A cross-sectional study
Shikha Jain, Bhavna D Bhan, Girish C Bhatt
February 2020, 9(2):1187-1190
  2 1,765 214
The effect of Salvia officinalis extract on symptoms of flushing, night sweat, sleep disorders, and score of forgetfulness in postmenopausal women
Afsaneh Zeidabadi, Zahra Yazdanpanahi, Mohammad Hossain Dabbaghmanesh, Mohammad Resa Sasani, Masoumeh Emamghoreishi, Marzieh Akbarzadeh
February 2020, 9(2):1086-1092
  2 1,631 244
Study of the prevalence of Multidrug-Resistant Pulmonary Tuberculosis (MDR-TB) in Western Rajasthan using line probe assay
Mukesh Sharma, Deepak Kumar, Gopal K Bohra, Durga S Meena, Sunil K Bhambu
February 2020, 9(2):1093-1097
  2 849 97
Root canal morphology of mandibular canines in the Syrian population: A CBCT Assessment
Mazen Doumani, Adnan Habib, Ahmad Basem Alhalak, Talal Fhmi Al-Nahlawi, Fadi Al Hussain, Salman Mohammed Alanazi
February 2020, 9(2):552-555
  2 965 104
Comparison between sperm parameters and chromatin in recurrent pregnancy loss couples after antioxidant therapy
Alireza Nazari, Parvin Sabeti, Soheila Pourmasumi
February 2020, 9(2):597-601
  2 800 96
Awareness of child abuse and neglect among working parents in Chennai, India: A knowledge, attitude and practice (KAP) survey
Neethu Ann Preethy, Sujatha Somasundaram
February 2020, 9(2):602-608
  2 1,387 176
Adding life to years: Role of gender and social and family engagement in geriatric depression in rural areas of Northern India
Kikkeri Hanumantha Setty Naveen, Akhil Dhanesh Goel, Shraddha Dwivedi, Mohd Amirul Hassan
February 2020, 9(2):721-728
  2 950 102
Psychosocial rehabilitation of people living with mental illness: Lessons learned from community-based psychiatric rehabilitation centres in Gujarat
Somen Saha, Ajay Chauhan, Bakul Buch, Siddharth Makwana, Saiyad Vikar, Priya Kotwani, Apurvakumar Pandya
February 2020, 9(2):892-897
  2 4,517 325
Assessment of failure rate of dental implants in medically compromised patients
Anuj Singh Parihar, Sudha Madhuri, Raghu Devanna, Geeta Sharma, Rohit Singh, Kaushik Shetty
February 2020, 9(2):883-885
  2 1,137 189
Evaluation and comparison of the effect of honey, milk and combination of honey–milk on experimental induced second-degree burns of Rabit
Seyed Mehdi Hosseini, Reza Fekrazad, Hamid Malekzadeh, Parviz Farzadinia, Mohammadreza Hajiani
February 2020, 9(2):915-920
  2 913 123
A comparative study of serum zinc levels in small for gestational age babies and appropriate for gestational age babies in a Tertiary Hospital, Punjab
Nishu Gupta, Saloni Bansal, Manish Gupta, Anuradha Nadda
February 2020, 9(2):933-937
  2 1,015 132
Oral health literacy: A practical strategy towards better oral health status among adult population of Ghaziabad district
Dipshikha Das, Ipseeta Menon, Ritu Gupta, Vikram Arora, Asifa Ashraf, Iram Ahsan
February 2020, 9(2):764-770
  2 1,332 148
Performance of revised national tuberculosis control program in Bihar: A situational analysis
Bijit Biswas, Abhishek Kumar, Neeraj Agarwal
February 2020, 9(2):735-739
  2 1,000 97
Knowledge and practices about sterilization and disinfection
Dharmendra Kumar Sinha, Chandan Kumar, Arya Gupta, Lakshmikant Nayak, Sambit Subhash, Ritu Kumari
February 2020, 9(2):793-797
  2 1,365 205
Lepidium sativum: Bone healer in traditional medicine, an experimental validation study in rats
Vinti Dixit JR III, Ishan Kumar, Kamlesh Palandurkar, Reena Giri, Kiran Giri
February 2020, 9(2):812-818
  2 1,084 139
Prevalence and Comparison of Dental Caries experience among 5 to 12 year old school children of Chandigarh using dft/ DMFT and SiC Index: A Cross-sectional study
Jayashri Prabakar, I Meignana Arumugham, D Sri Sakthi, R Pradeep Kumar, L Leelavathi
February 2020, 9(2):819-825
  2 3,037 319
Tribal population in India: A public health challenge and road to future
M Mohan Kumar, Vineet Kumar Pathak, Manisha Ruikar
February 2020, 9(2):508-512
  2 1,277 327
Infective endocarditis caused by Abiotrophia defectiva presenting as anterior mitral leaflet perforation mimicking cleft anterior mitral leaflet
Parakriti Gupta, Sourabh Agstam, Archana Angrup, Rohit Kumar Manoj, Rimjhim Kanaujia, Pallab Ray
February 2020, 9(2):1229-1231
  1 702 76
Management of a pediatric patient with ataxia telangiectasia: Report of a rare case in which diagnostic radiographs are contraindicated
Mebin George Mathew
February 2020, 9(2):1199-1201
  1 1,050 84
Sebaceous lymphadenoma of parotid gland: A case report of a unique presentation in an immunocompromised patient
Mohammed AL-Essa
February 2020, 9(2):1202-1205
  1 865 98
My experience as an educator, motivational, and collaborative dental professional in India
Thorakkal Shamim
February 2020, 9(2):456-458
  1 7,749 108
How effective is the virtual primary healthcare centers? An experience from rural India
Siddharth Angrish, Meghna Sharma, Md Abu Bashar, Shailesh Tripathi, Md Mahbub Hossain, Sudip Bhattacharya, Amarjeet Singh
February 2020, 9(2):465-469
  1 2,009 224
Prioritizing the needs of young people with disabilities in low- and middle-income countries: An evidence-based summary
Shantanu Sharma, Sunil Mehra
February 2020, 9(2):470-472
  1 932 105
Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana (RSBY) and outpatient coverage
Ravneet Malhi, Divyangi Goel, Ramandeep S Gambhir, Prabhleen Brar, Dikshit Behal, Arvind Bhardwaj
February 2020, 9(2):459-464
  1 2,346 198
Violence against doctor – few points to be focussed
Pugazhenthan Thangaraju
February 2020, 9(2):1270-1271
  1 485 55
Understanding Art of Publishing?
Alok Singh
February 2020, 9(2):1279-1279
  1 540 78
Influence of the previous dental visit experience in seeking dental care among young adults
Ananthalekshmy Rajeev, Basavaraj Patthi, Chandrasekhar Janakiram, Ashish Singla, Ravneet Malhi, Monika Kumari
February 2020, 9(2):609-613
  1 7,359 121
Profile and outcome of patients with ground-level falls
Salma Kaiser, Myla Yacob, Kundavaram Paul Prabhakar Abhilash
February 2020, 9(2):614-618
  1 1,125 91
Rising dysmorphia among adolescents : A cause for concern
Himanshu , Avneet Kaur, Ashishjot Kaur, Gaurav Singla
February 2020, 9(2):567-570
  1 3,899 485
Tobacco consumption and environmental exposure among healthcare students in King Saud University in Riyadh
Hussein S Amin, Abdullah N Alomair, Abdulaziz H Alhammad, Faisal A Altwijri, Abdulaziz A Altaweel, Tawfeq A Alandejani
February 2020, 9(2):657-663
  1 980 97
Heart rate variability is reduced in normal pregnancy irrespective of trimester: A cross-sectional study from Gujarat, India
Jayesh D Solanki, Freya Hiren Desai, Kokila Hiren Desai
February 2020, 9(2):626-631
  1 1,528 129
An investigation into the frequency of addiction to video games in children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
Katayoon Razjouyan, Mojgan Khademi, Zahara Yazdi Dorandish, Rozita Davari-Ashtiani
February 2020, 9(2):669-672
  1 3,722 196
A study of isolation and identification of bacteria from lake water in and around Udaipur, Rajasthan
Upasana Bhumbla, Shipra Majumdar, Sarita Jain, AS Dalal
February 2020, 9(2):751-754
  1 1,041 150
Prevalence, awareness, treatment, and control of diabetes and hypertension among elderly persons in a rural area of Ballabgarh, Haryana
Sunanda Gupta, Rakesh Kumar, Mani Kalaivani, Baridalyne Nongkynrih, Shashi Kant, Sanjeev Kumar Gupta
February 2020, 9(2):777-782
  1 1,262 149
Bacteriological analysis of street-vended fruit juices available in Rishikesh, Uttarakhand
Yatharth Malik, Balram Ji Omar, Arpana Singh
February 2020, 9(2):938-942
  1 1,026 102
Comparative evaluation of efficacy and latency of twin mix vs 2% lignocaine HCL with 1:80000 epinephrine in surgical removal of impacted mandibular third molar
Swati Sahu, Abhishek Patley, Vinay Kharsan, RS Madan, V Manjula, Rahul Vinay Chandra Tiwari
February 2020, 9(2):904-908
  1 1,293 117
Feasibility of opportunistic screening for oral cancers in a dental outpatient department of a secondary care hospital in Northern India
Ravneet Kaur, Shashi Kant, Vijay Prakash Mathur, Ayush Lohia
February 2020, 9(2):909-914
  1 777 105
Visually clean is not necessarily microbiologically safe: Learnings from WASH assessment of maternity units of Gujarat, India
Poonam Trivedi, Krupali Patel, Sandul Yasobant, Pachillu Kalpana, Priya Bhavsar, Devang Raval, Deepak Saxena
February 2020, 9(2):788-792
  1 728 84
Susceptibility pattern of oral antimicrobials in uncomplicated UTI: Does fosfomycin still stand effective?
Priyam Batra, Amit K Abrol, Stuti Gupta, Preeti Pushpan, Rajendra Kumar
February 2020, 9(2):850-853
  1 795 126
Determination of association between nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and carotid artery atherosclerosis among nondiabetic individuals
Vijay Rampally, SaiRavi Kiran Biri, Indu K Nair, Arvind Vadlakonda
February 2020, 9(2):1182-1186
  1 896 129
Final-year medical students' awareness and knowledge about DKA: A cross-sectional study from a Saudi University
Tasneem M Madkhly, Fatimah A Mohammed, Hanadi H Majrashi, Fatimah H Kamili, Rawabi A. M Tawhari, Arwa A Hudisy, Ola A. M AbuDyab, Ashwag H. A Mohajab, Gumriah M Tumayhi
February 2020, 9(2):1076-1079
  1 705 71
Impact of insulin pump therapy on glycemic control among adult Saudi type-1 diabetic patients. An interview-based case-control study
Ebtehal Almogbel
February 2020, 9(2):1013-1019
  1 1,096 114
An insight into patient's perceptions regarding root canal treatment: A questionnaire-based survey
Ramta Bansal, Aditya Jain
February 2020, 9(2):1020-1027
  1 1,526 159
Smoking behavior of primary care physicians and its effect on their smoking counseling practice
Mohammad A Al-Hagabani, Mohammad Shibly Khan, Ashraf M Al-Hazmi, Bandar M Shaher, Ahmed O El-Fahel
February 2020, 9(2):1053-1057
  1 977 95
Barriers in continuing exclusive breastfeeding among working mothers in primary health care in the ministry of health in Al-Ahsa region, Saudi Arabia
Batool Ali Al-Katufi, Maymoona Hussain Al-Shikh, Rawan Fawzi Al-Hamad, Abdulmohsin Al-Hajri, Abdullah Al-Hejji
February 2020, 9(2):957-972
  1 1,062 155
Clinical and Metabolic Complications in patients with thalassemia undergoing transfusion therapy
Babita Raghuwanshi, Suchitra Kumari, Durgesh Prasad Sahoo
February 2020, 9(2):973-977
  1 636 89
Evaluation of non-invasive marker of esophageal varices in cirrhosis of liver
Pardeep Kumar, Kuldeep Singh, Arun Joshi, Priyanka Thakur, Subodh Kumar Mahto, Brijesh Kumar, Nitasha Pasricha, Biswa Ranjan Patra, Brinder M. S Lamba
February 2020, 9(2):992-996
  1 1,186 137
Antibiotic prescriptions in pediatric dentistry: A review
Dhirja Goel, Gaurav Kumar Goel, Seema Chaudhary, Deshraj Jain
February 2020, 9(2):473-480
  1 5,154 962
Meta-analysis approach on iron fortification and its effect on pregnancy and its outcome through randomized, controlled trials
Ramesh Athe, Rinshu Dwivedi, Sanghamitra Pati, Anindita Mazumder, Udit Banset
February 2020, 9(2):513-519
  1 1,488 248
Clinico-epidemiological spectrum of strongyloidiasis in India: Review of 166 cases
Manisha Paul, Suneeta Meena, Pratima Gupta, Sweta Jha, U Sasi Rekha, V Pradeep Kumar
February 2020, 9(2):485-491
  1 1,328 156
Tumor markers in oral cancer: A review
Jagadish Prasad Rajguru, CD Mouneshkumar, Indu Cherangapadath Radhakrishnan, Bhupender Singh Negi, Deepthi Maya, Sahar Hajibabaei, Vivek Rana
February 2020, 9(2):492-496
  1 2,629 525
Prevalence of pulmonary thromboembolism in nephrotic syndrome patients: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Abdullah Nasser Leslom, Ziyad Mohammed Saeed Alrawiah, Ahmed Mohammed Ahmed Al-Asmari, Moneer Dhafer Ali Alqashaneen, Abdulaziz Oudah Tami Alahmari, Hamuod Oudah Bin Tami Al-Ahmari
February 2020, 9(2):497-501
  1 1,246 150
Isolated cerebellar abscess by Norcardia asiatica: A case report with review of literature
Sonakshi Srivastava, Rimjhim Kanaujia, Sushant Kumar Sahoo, Parth Jani, Archana Angrup, Shivaprakash M Rudramurthy, Pallab Ray
February 2020, 9(2):1232-1235
  - 667 80
Spotted fever rickettsiosis presenting with bilateral anterior uveitis and retinitis: A case report
Sohini Das, George A Ninan, Smitha Jasper, Minu George, Ramya Iyadurai
February 2020, 9(2):1236-1239
  - 590 73
Hypoalbuminemia and generalized edema as an atypical presentation of celiac disease
Durga S Meena, Deepak Kumar, Gopal K Bohra, Sahadev Choudhary
February 2020, 9(2):1206-1208
  - 1,222 99
Jaw clonus in neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder with subsequent osmotic demyelination syndrome
Ritwik Ghosh, Devlina Roy, Souvik Dubey, Durjoy Lahiri, Subhankar Chatterjee, Josef Finsterer
February 2020, 9(2):1209-1211
  - 782 73
Post ERCP gastrointestinal hemorrhage: An unusual complication of migrated biliary stent
Kundan Kumar, Ruchita Sinha, Zaid Mohammed Nafe
February 2020, 9(2):1212-1214
  - 880 77
Extensive pelvic and abdominal lymphadenopathy with hepatosplenomegaly treated with radiotherapy—A case report
Sahil Mittal, Shaikh A Hussain, Rahul V. C Tiwari, Ajith B Poovathingal, B Padma Priya, Rishabh Bhanot, Heena Tiwari
February 2020, 9(2):1215-1218
  - 646 66
A 37-year-old male with unilateral hydronephrosis: A forgotten cause of secondary hypertension
Durga S Meena, Deepak Kumar, Gopal K Bohra, Sunil K Bhambu
February 2020, 9(2):1219-1221
  - 1,122 91
Management of radicular cyst in deciduous molar: A case report
Manjaree Talukdar, Abhinav Kumar, Shachi Goenka, Monica Mahajani, Milind Prabhakar Ambhore, Vivek Dilip Tattu
February 2020, 9(2):1222-1225
  - 1,429 202
Disseminated tuberculosis presenting as massive lower gastrointestinal bleeding
Nehal Aggarwal, Subodh Kumar Mahto, Akanskha Singh, Kritika Gupta, Ankita Aneja, Anu Singh, Atul Goel
February 2020, 9(2):1226-1228
  - 676 81
An unusual case of Microascus brain abscess in an immunocompetent child and a review of the literature
Shruti Malik, Vijeta Bajpai, Sagar Betai, Lily Pal, Rungmei S. K Marak
February 2020, 9(2):1244-1247
  - 612 70
Laryngeal rhinosporidiosis: An airway catastrophe averted
Sri Vidhya, Bhanu P Swain, Binayak Baruah, Rashmi Kumari
February 2020, 9(2):1248-1252
  - 552 57
Massive radicular cyst involving multiple teeth in pediatric mandible- A case report
Priyesh Kesharwani, Shaikh A Hussain, Nitesh Sharma, Shilpi Karpathak, Rishabh Bhanot, Sonal Kothari, Rahul V. C Tiwari
February 2020, 9(2):1253-1256
  - 1,160 146
Is transvaginal ultrasound an appropriate screening tool for endometrial cancer in asymptomatic postmenopausal women? A case report
Ibrahim A Abdelazim, Mohannad AbuFaza, Yerbol Bekmukhambetov, Gulmira Zhurabekova
February 2020, 9(2):1257-1259
  - 1,012 87
Asymptomatic cervical stiffness as the sole presenting feature of ovarian follicular lymphoma: The value of hands-on medicine
Mahum Shahid, Michael Schroeder, Kathryn Radigan, Alla O Zamulko
February 2020, 9(2):1260-1262
  - 889 64
Pyonephrosis by Prevotella disiens and Escherichia coli coinfection and secondary peritonitis in an obstructive uropathy patient: A case report and review of the literature
Shashwati Nema, Swagata Brahmachari
February 2020, 9(2):1263-1265
  - 689 77
Blast crisis of chronic myeloid leukemia initially presenting as severe acute intracerebral hemorrhage
Shri Ram Sharma, Biswajit Dey
February 2020, 9(2):1266-1269
  - 1,027 82
Community acquired Clostridium difficile in an infant without antibiotic exposure
Jaspreet Singh, Rajesh Vyas
February 2020, 9(2):1197-1198
  - 533 61
Curcumin and fungal infection – commonly available herbs for common female infection
Shoban Babu Varthya, Pugazhenthan Thangaraju, Sajitha Venkatesan
February 2020, 9(2):1272-1272
  - 482 69
Anecdotal experience of a family medicine expert as a hospitalist
Sudarshan Srinivasa Gopalan
February 2020, 9(2):1273-1274
  - 476 53
Reviewer reward and decreased submission to publication time: The need of the hour
Ganesh Singh Dharmshaktu
February 2020, 9(2):1275-1276
  - 458 59
Human papillomavirus vaccine – lower risk, higher benefit
Shaikat Mondal, Himel Mondal
February 2020, 9(2):1277-1278
  - 481 56
Awareness and knowledge of attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder among medical students of Qassim University in Saudi Arabia
Mohammed Alsuhaibani, Omar Alsaawi, Khalid Alsuwayti, Ibrahim Alahmed
February 2020, 9(2):1191-1196
  - 927 95
Prevalence of oral premalignant lesions and conditions among the population of Kanpur City, India: A cross-sectional study
Rahul Srivastava, Lokesh Sharma, Devina Pradhan, Bhuvan Jyoti, Omveer Singh
February 2020, 9(2):1080-1085
  - 1,368 176
Examination of the sedative and analgesic effects of gabapentin and dexmedetomidine in patients undergoing laparoscopic cholecystectomy surgery: A randomized controlled trial
Babak H Zoroufchi, Hoda Zangian, Abolfazl Abdollahpour
February 2020, 9(2):1042-1047
  - 735 102
Health literacy and diabetes control in pregnant women
Azar Pirdehghan, Mohammad Eslahchi, Farzaneh Esna-Ashari, Shiva Borzouei
February 2020, 9(2):1048-1052
  - 945 180
Medical students' knowledge, attitudes, and practices concerning diabetes-related retinopathy
Meshari Mubarak Alharbi, Mohammad Almazyad, Basmah Alatni, Bakr Alharbi, Abdulaziz Alhadlaq
February 2020, 9(2):1058-1064
  - 1,071 95
Clinical and psychological characteristics of liraglutide treatment among patients with type 2 diabetes
Ayman A Al Hayek, Mohamed A Al Dawish
February 2020, 9(2):1065-1071
  - 899 96
Evaluation of tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-α) and interleukin (IL)-1β levels among subjects vaping e-cigarettes and nonsmokers
Dharmendra Kumar Sinha, Vishal , Ashish Kumar, Mohsin Khan, Ritu Kumari, Mritunjay Kesari
February 2020, 9(2):1072-1075
  - 771 117
Evaluation of rapid diagnostic tests and assessment of risk factors in drug-resistant pulmonary tuberculosis
Vimal Kumar, Pankaj Jorwal, Manish Soneja, Sanjeev Sinha, Neeraj Nischal, Prayas Sethi, Saikat Mondal, Zia Abdullah, RM Pandey
February 2020, 9(2):1028-1034
  - 914 103
Evaluation of the sensitivity and specificity of 2D and color Doppler sonography in the detection of placenta accreta in pregnant women
Rohangiz Kamankesh, Mohammad Ghasem Hanafi, Zahra Bakhtiari, Sara Masihi
February 2020, 9(2):1009-1012
  - 732 110
Plasma HbA1c in the investigation of suspected heart failure in general practice: An audit of the 2018 NICE guidelines update
Theodoros Paschalis, Carol Jones
February 2020, 9(2):1098-1102
  - 873 81
A proposed classification for orthodontic practice in India
Azhar Mohammed, Yatishkumar Joshi, Crystal Runa Soans, PS Murali, Mukul Shetty, Kaushik Shetty
February 2020, 9(2):1103-1107
  - 1,052 117
A prospective, randomized, open-label, placebo-controlled comparative study of Bacillus coagulans GBI-30,6086 with digestive enzymes in improving indigestion in geriatric population
V Vasanth Kumar, Kulur Mukhyaprana Sudha, Shilpa Bennur, Karukkupalayam Ramasamy Dhanasekar
February 2020, 9(2):1108-1112
  - 841 133
Awareness, attitude, and practice of dental practitioners toward management of endodontically treated teeth and factors associated with it: A questionnaire descriptive survey
Deepak Sharma, Sneh Agrawal, Parag Gangurde, Sumeet Agarwal, Reema Srichand, Vivek Sharma
February 2020, 9(2):1113-1118
  - 739 73
Clinical profile and atypical manifestation of dengue fever cases between 2011 and 2018 in Chennai, India
Kamalraj Mohan, Jeevan Malaiyan, Sowmya Nasimuddin, Ravin Sathyaseelan Devasir, PradeepRaj Meenakshi-Sundaram, Santhiya Selvaraj, Bharathi Krishnasamy, Sumathi Gnanadesikan, Muthulakshmi Karthikeyan, Mohanakrishnan Kandasamy, Nithyalakshmi Jayakumar, Dhevahi Elumalai, Gokul G Ra
February 2020, 9(2):1119-1123
  - 941 115
Predictors of length of abstinence among drug abuse patients of a behavioral modification program in specialized center in Saudi Arabia
Mahmoud Abdulrahman Mahmoud
February 2020, 9(2):1124-1128
  - 918 72
Preparedness for health-related SDGs among healthcare workers in a rural district of Maharashtra with reference to achievements of MDGs 4, 5 and 6
Anuradha Kunal Shah, Gajanan D Velhal
February 2020, 9(2):1129-1135
  - 677 71
Evaluation of salivary biomarkers of periodontitis among smokers and nonsmokers: A novel study
Abhilasha S Patil, V Ranganath, C Naresh Kumar, Rajesh Naik, Anu Anna John, Shantanu B Pharande
February 2020, 9(2):1136-1142
  - 1,718 222
Comparison of oral health status among adult tobacco users and non-tobacco users of Ghaziabad District, Uttar Pradesh: A cross sectional study
Iram Ahsan, Ipseeta Menon, Ritu Gupta, Anubhav Sharma, Dipshikha Das, Asifa Ashraf
February 2020, 9(2):1143-1148
  - 1,265 148
A study of handwashing training effects on awareness, attitude, and handwashing skills of third grade elementary school students
Maryam Mohammadi, Asghar Dalvandi, Azin Chakeri
February 2020, 9(2):1149-1153
  - 1,344 192
Descriptive study of knee lesions using magnetic resonance imaging and correlation between medical imaging diagnosis and suspected clinical diagnosis
Sultan Abdulwadoud Alshoabi, Mohammed G Atassi, Mohammed A Alhamadi, AA Tashkandi, Kamal M Alatowi, Fawwaz S Alnehmi, Abdul-Rub A Binmodied, Moawia B Gameraddin, Tareef S Daqqaq
February 2020, 9(2):1154-1159
  - 802 97
HIV-TB co-infection with clinical presentation, diagnosis, treatment, outcome and its relation to CD4 count, a cross-sectional study in a tertiary care hospital in coastal Karnataka
Jutang Babat Ain Tiewsoh, Beena Antony, Rekha Boloor
February 2020, 9(2):1160-1165
  - 2,107 219
Growth pattern in thalassemic children and their correlation with serum ferritin
Vyas Kumar Rathaur, Ayesha Imran, Monika Pathania
February 2020, 9(2):1166-1169
  - 1,263 172
Acceptance or rejection of biological restoration: An educational interventional study
Dhanu G Rao, Raghavendra Havale, Namira Mohammad Karobari, Athira Mohan Latha, Manasa Nagaraj, Namratha Tharay, SP Shrutha
February 2020, 9(2):1170-1176
  - 681 90
Association of gingivitis with children oral health-related quality of life in Lucknow: A cross-sectional study
Omveer Singh, Vamsi Krishna Reddy, Lokesh Sharma, Devina Pradhan, Rahul Srivastava
February 2020, 9(2):1177-1181
  - 851 104
Comparison of different tooth brushes on the degree of plaque removal
Santosh Kumar Verma, Nitesh Sharma, Swati Singh, Md Ahsan Razi
February 2020, 9(2):556-560
  - 1,070 135
Can urine dipstick test be an alternative to detect urinary tract infection in limited resource setting? – A validity study from Bangalore, India
Abilash J Bhansali, Leeberk R Inbaraj, Carolin E George, Gift Norman
February 2020, 9(2):561-566
  - 1,374 138
Comparison of the effect of Yoga, Zumba and Aerobics in controlling blood pressure in the Indian population
Jerusha Santa Packyanathan, S Preetha
February 2020, 9(2):547-551
  - 1,434 246
Prevalence of burnout syndrome and its related risk factors among physicians working in primary health care centers of the Ministry of Health, Al Ahsa region, Saudi Arabia, 2018–2019
Ahmed AL-Haddad, Fatimah AL-Omar, Abdullah AL-Khaleel, Ali AL-Khalaf
February 2020, 9(2):571-579
  - 1,185 148
Awareness, perception and practice regarding orthodontic practice and principles among non orthodontic specialists- An exploratory research
Anshu Sahu, Devashish Singh Sawai, Aditi Singh Tanwar, Anju Jha, Goldi Sinha, Shashi Kumar
February 2020, 9(2):585-589
  - 955 100
Study of baseline echocardiography and treatment endpoint in patients with acute lymphoblastic leukemia
Gholamreza Bahoush, Semira Mehralizadeh, Neda Tavakoli, Marzieh Nojoomi
February 2020, 9(2):590-596
  - 660 84
Assessment of community inquisitive insight towards carcinoma breast and cervix among adolescent girls in a city of Chhattisgarh, India: A qualitative study
Sunil K Panigrahi, Anjali Pal, Sunita Singh, Pushpawati Thakur
February 2020, 9(2):619-625
  - 697 84
Risk factors of anemia amongst elderly population living at high-altitude region of India
Aakriti Gupta, Lakshmy Ramakrishnan, Ravindra Mohan Pandey, Hem Chandra Sati, Ritika Khandelwal, Preetika Khenduja, Umesh Kapil
February 2020, 9(2):673-682
  - 1,028 146
Detection of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL) production by disc diffusion method among Pseudomonas species from various clinical samples
Ashish Kothari, Shailesh Kumar, Balram Ji Omar, Kamini Kiran
February 2020, 9(2):683-693
  - 1,597 196
Predictors of dengue-related mortality in young adults in a tertiary care centre in north India
Gursheen Kaur, Vipin Kumar, Sandeep Puri, Ruchita Tyagi, Ashwajit Singh, Harpreet Kaur
February 2020, 9(2):694-697
  - 824 95
Global search trends on common vaccine-related information in English on the Internet
Vijay Rampally, Himel Mondal, Shaikat Mondal
February 2020, 9(2):698-705
  - 1,308 122
A study of knowledge, attitude, and practice of contraception among nursing staff in All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Jodhpur, Rajasthan
Meenakshi Gothwal, Apoorva Tak, Lovey Aggarwal, Ajey Singh Rathore, Pratibha Singh, Garima Yadav, Charu Sharma
February 2020, 9(2):706-710
  - 778 106
The effect of breast augmentation surgery on quality of life, satisfaction, and marital life in married women using BREAST-Q as a validation tool
Habib Noorizadeh, Behzad Khalat Bari
February 2020, 9(2):711-713
  - 665 105
Prevalence of psychiatric disorders among older adults in Jodhpur and stakeholders perspective on responsive health system
Mamta Patel, Pankaj Bhardwaj, Naresh Nebhinani, Akhil Dhanesh Goel, Kamlesh Patel
February 2020, 9(2):714-720
  - 1,279 153
Prevalence and implications of thyroid related embryological remnants: A prospective study of 1118 total thyroidectomies
Dhalapathy Sadacharan, Shriraam Mahadevan, Anjali Sathya, Jayashree Gopal, S Murthy, Shruti Chandrashekaran, G Shanmugasundar, Smitha S Rao
February 2020, 9(2):632-636
  - 725 82
Primary closure after surgical extraction of mandibular third molar with or without tube drain: A prospective study
Vishal , Tanya Khaitan, Rajeev Ranjan, Nitesh Sharma
February 2020, 9(2):637-641
  - 1,028 157
Seroprevalence and risk factors of hepatitis B and C viruses among diabetes mellitus patients in Duhok province, Iraqi Kurdistan
Muayad A Merza
February 2020, 9(2):642-646
  - 968 101
Relationship between type-I diabetes mellitus and oral health status and oral health-related quality of life among children of Saudi Arabia
Faisal F. J AlMutairi, Sharat C Pani, Fahd M Alrobaie, Navin A Ingle
February 2020, 9(2):647-651
  - 970 127
Psychosocial morbidity among children with type-1 diabetes mellitus
Subhankar Chatterjee, Ajay K Bakhla, Payel Biswas, Souvik Singha, Souvik Dubey, Chandra Bhushan Sharma, Subhankar Chowdhury
February 2020, 9(2):652-656
  - 1,233 140
Topical steroid alone vs a combination with a posterior segment NSAID after Nd-YAG capsulotomy: Is the posterior segment NSAID really necessary?
Monica Deshwal, Harinder S Sethi, Mayuresh P Naik, Vishnu S Gupta
February 2020, 9(2):664-668
  - 705 68
Evaluation of marginal bone loss around dental implants in cigarette smokers and nonsmokers. A comparative study
Jazib Nazeer, Rohit Singh, Prerna Suri, CD Mouneshkumar, Shweta Bhardwaj, Md Asad Iqubal, Dinesh
February 2020, 9(2):729-734
  - 1,020 157
Reason for refusal of insulin therapy among type 2 diabetes mellitus patients in primary care clinic in Bangalore
Srividhya Raghavendran, Leeberk Raja Inbaraj, Gift Norman
February 2020, 9(2):854-858
  - 790 97
Saudi medical students' views on obstetrics and gynecology as a future career specialty
Adeebah Jilan Mahha, Alaa Ahmed Abutaleb, Athar Mohammed Madkhali, Murouj Mohammed Hakami, Nedaa Sameer Jelan, Raufah Hamad Hakami
February 2020, 9(2):859-863
  - 703 59
A prospective Saudi dental stem-cell bank from the perspective of the public and dental practitioners: A cross sectional survey
Rasha K Alomar, Shahad M Aladhyani, Munirah N Aldossary, Sarah A Almohaimel, Mahmoud Salam, Adel F Almutairi
February 2020, 9(2):864-870
  - 1,515 134
Comparative assessment of the quality of the primary care system: A survey of family physicians' perspective at a tertiary health facility and a new family medicine training facility in the Lagos State health system
Olawunmi A Olagundoye, Omobolanle O Akinwunmi, Esther T Onafeso, Ihuoma Henshaw, Adewunmi Odujoko, Mutiat A Oladipo-Badmus, Folasade T Amosun, Ibijoke O Ajumobi
February 2020, 9(2):871-876
  - 1,075 104
Prevalence and risk factors for osteoporotic fracture among adults with comorbidities in Al-Ahsaa, Saudi Arabia
Naif M Al Hamam, Ghusoon F Al-Moaibed, Emad H Alfayez, Eman H Alfayez, Mohammed Saud Al-Mubaddil, Narjes Ali Alramadhan
February 2020, 9(2):877-882
  - 1,460 144
Treatment response in elderly patients with advanced colorectal cancer at King Abdulaziz Medical City, Princess Norah Oncology Center, Jeddah
Abdullah Nasser Leslom, Fahad Juwayid Alqahtani, Abdulbari Ahmed Saeed Hanash, Abdullah Abdulhadi Alsubaie, Mohammed Saeed Alamri
February 2020, 9(2):898-903
  - 729 65
Can bladder shear wave elastography be an alternative method for detection of neurogenic bladder instead of urodynamic study?
Mohsen Sarkarian, Amirnezam Arjomandi, Ismail Musapour, Mohammad Qassem Hanafi
February 2020, 9(2):921-924
  - 686 92
Association between tooth loss and hypertension: A cross-sectional study
Rajesh Hosadurga, Htoo Htoo Kyaw Soe, Amelia Tan Peck Lim, Abdul Adl, Melwin Mathew
February 2020, 9(2):925-932
  - 1,375 178
Ultrasound shear wave elastography and liver biopsy to determine liver fibrosis in adult patients
Mohammad M Gharibvand, Mohammad Asare, Azim Motamedfar, Pezhman Alavinejad, Mohammad Momeni
February 2020, 9(2):943-949
  - 1,167 151
The effect of soft tissue manipulation and rest on knee extensor muscles fatigue: Do torque parameters and induced perception following muscle fatigue have enough reliability?
Cobra Ghasemi, Ali Amiri, Javad Sarrafzadeh, Hasan Jafari, Mehdi Dadgoo
February 2020, 9(2):950-956
  - 843 81
Prevalence of anaemia and its association with dietary habits among pregnant women in the urban area of Haryana
Kashish Grover, Tarun Kumar, Aashima Doda, Rashi Bhutani, Sarika Yadav, Pankaj Kaushal, Roopam Kapoor, Sandeep Sharma
February 2020, 9(2):783-787
  - 935 138
Prevalence and risk factors of root caries in the geriatric population in the rural sector
Sourav Sen, Sumit Kumar, Rakashree Chakraborty, Sumedha Srivastava, Gaurav Mishra, Ashish Choudhary
February 2020, 9(2):771-776
  - 892 133
Oral mucosal disorder-A demographic study
Satish Kumar, Ankit Suhag, Anumeha Narwal, Sumanta Kumar Kolay, Arabinda Konidena, Arti Saluja Sachdev
February 2020, 9(2):755-758
  - 607 92
A study of self-reported health problems of the people living near railway tracks in Raipur city
Preeti Sahu, Abhiruchi Galhotra, Utsav Raj, Roja V Ranjan
February 2020, 9(2):740-744
  - 807 99
Community-based burden, warning signs, and risk factors of cancer using public-private partnership model in Kerala, India
Geethu Mathew, Shaliet Rose Sebastian, Anoop I Benjamin, Vinay Goyal, Jiju Joseph, Abey Sushan, Abel K Samuel, AL Sheeja
February 2020, 9(2):745-750
  - 964 103
The study of life expectancy in hysterectomized women in Semnan Amir Al Momenin Hospital in 2017
Elham Saffarieh, Reza Ahmadi, Ramin Pazoki, Azadeh Yousefnezhd, Reyhaneh Yousefi-Sharami
February 2020, 9(2):826-829
  - 581 64
Effectiveness of cognitive behavioral therapy and basic health education for tobacco cessation among adult tobacco users attending a private tobacco cessation center
Jyoti Goyal, Ipseeta Menon, Tanu Goyal, Deepak Passi, Utkarsh Gupta, Ritu Gupta
February 2020, 9(2):830-833
  - 889 102
Clinical profile of patients with hyponatremia in a tertiary care hospital in the sub-Himalayan region
Nikhil Sood, Kailash Nath Sharma, Pratibha Himral, Tarun Sharma, Dhiraj Kapoor
February 2020, 9(2):834-838
  - 1,054 110
The association of anemia as a risk of heart failure
Zia Ul Sabah, Shahid Aziz, Javed Iqbal Wani, Adel Masswary, Saleem Javaid Wani
February 2020, 9(2):839-843
  - 778 101
Nutritional status and eating behavior of children: A study among primary school children in a rural area of West Bengal
Soumit Roy, Sayanti Bandyopadhyay, Lina Bandyopadhyay, Aparajita Dasgupta, Bobby Paul, Shamita Mandal
February 2020, 9(2):844-849
  - 1,225 180
Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D level in patients with chronic liver disease and its correlation with hepatic encephalopathy: A cross-sectional study
Priyadarshi Kumar, Sumita Chaudhry, Nishanth Dev, Rahul Kumar, Gaurav Singh
February 2020, 9(2):798-803
  - 1,110 109
Assessment of expression of podoplanin in odontogenic tumors and cysts—An immunohistochemical study
Rohit Singh, Malwika Sisodia, Ranjan Sengupta, Annu Prakash Bhindwar, Karuna Bharti, Md Abu Nafe
February 2020, 9(2):804-806
  - 765 74
Emergencies on the train and railway stations managed at a railway station emergency care center
Kundavaram P. P Abhilash, Parth Sharma, Vaikunth Ramesh, J John Samuel, P Vinod, Prasanth Arun, AG Cornelius
February 2020, 9(2):807-811
  - 913 78
Can self-perceived easy fatigability be a predictor of vitamin D deficiency in young Indian women?
Sanjay Kumar Rai, Tej Pratap Gupta, Manoj Kashid, Omna Shaki, Barun Kumar Chakrabarty, Vimal Upreti
February 2020, 9(2):997-1002
  - 1,656 99
Comparative study of muscle energy technique, craniosacral therapy, and sensorimotor training effects on postural control in patients with nonspecific chronic low back pain
Cobra Ghasemi, Ali Amiri, Javad Sarrafzadeh, Mehdi Dadgoo, Hasan Jafari
February 2020, 9(2):978-984
  - 1,483 221
Role of diet in ECC affected South Indian children assessed by the HEI-2005: A pilot study
Pragyna Priyadarshini, Deepa Gurunathan
February 2020, 9(2):985-991
  - 1,286 165
Acromioplasty in the surgical operations of partial-thickness rotator cuff tears: A comprehensive review
Amir Sobhani Eraghi
February 2020, 9(2):520-525
  - 1,074 163
Nikolsky's sign: A pathognomic boon
Subhadeep Maity, Ishita Banerjee, Rupam Sinha, Harshvardhan Jha, Pritha Ghosh, Subhasish Mustafi
February 2020, 9(2):526-530
  - 3,090 397
Intimate partner violence in Saudi Arabia: A topic of growing interest
Sarah AlJuhani, Mohammed AlAteeq
February 2020, 9(2):481-484
  - 1,929 187