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Indian Journal of Medical Research (IJMR)

 

 


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Editorials

HIV prevention & treatment - Reasons to rejoice & remain vigilant
Jean-Louis Excler 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.174534

Development & licensing of first ever vaccine against malaria
Virander Singh Chauhan 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.174535

Commentaries

Genetic basis of asthma
Surinder K. Jindal
 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.174537

A new era of diagnostic modalities for type 1 leprosy reactions: Promise for the future
Mary Thomas 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.174540

Review Articles

Multiple sclerosis - New treatment modalities
Rocco Totaro, Caterina Di Carmine, Carmine Marini & Antonio Carolei 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.174543

Delirium in the elderly: current problems with increasing geriatric age
Deepti Kukreja, Ulf Günther & Julius Popp
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.174546

Individualization of antiretroviral therapy - Pharmacogenomic aspect
Bhavik Dalal, Aruna Shankarkumar & K. Ghosh 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.174549

Original Articles

A preliminary study on the association of single nucleotide polymorphisms of interleukin 4 (IL4),IL13, IL4 receptor alpha (IL4Rα) & Toll-like receptor 4 (TLR4) genes with asthma in Indian adults
Parisa Davoodi, P.A. Mahesh, Amrutha D. Holla & Nallur B. Ramachandra
 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.174551

Is CXCL10/CXCR3 axis overexpression a better indicator of leprosy type 1 reaction than inducible nitric oxide synthase?
Ira Sharma, Avninder Singh, Ashwani K. Mishra, L.C. Singh, V. Ramesh & Sunita Saxena 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.174554

Association between anthropometry, cardiometabolic risk factors, & early life factors & adult measures of endothelial function: Results from the New Delhi Birth Cohort
Mark D. Huffman, Anita Khalil, Clive Osmond, Caroline H. D. Fall, Nikhil Tandon, Ramakrishnan Lakshmy, Siddharth Ramji, Tarun Gera, Poornima Prabhakaran, S. K. Dey Biswas, K. Srinath Reddy, Santosh K. Bhargava, Harshpal S. Sachdev & Dorairaj Prabhakaran on behalf of the New Delhi Birth Cohort 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.174559

Recurrent benign copy number variants & issues in interpretation of variants of unknown significance identified by cytogenetic microarray in Indian patients with intellectual disability
Vijay Raju Boggula, Meenal Agarwal, Rashmi Kumar, Shally Awasthi & Shubha R. Phadke 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.174561

Postural sway in diabetic peripheral neuropathy among Indian elderly
Snehil Dixit, Arun Maiya, B.A. Shasthry, Senthil Kumaran D. & Vasudeva Guddattu 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.174562

Estimation of radiation dose to patients from 18FDG whole body PET/CT investigations using dynamic PET scan protocol
Aruna Kaushik, Abhinav Jaimini, Madhavi Tripathi, Maria D’Souza, Rajnish Sharma, Anupam Mondal, Anil K. Mishra & Bilikere S. Dwarakanath 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.174563

Constitutive expression of SMAR1 confers susceptibility to Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection in a transgenic mouse model
Bhawna Yadav, Sunil K. Malonia, Subeer S. Majumdar, Pushpa Gupta, Neerja Wadhwa, Archana Badhwar, Umesh D. Gupta, Vishwa M. Katoch & Samit Chattopadhyay 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.174566

Comparing the effects of Bentonite & Calendula on the improvement of infantile diaper dermatitis: A randomized controlled trial
Mansoreh Mahmoudi, Mohsen Adib-Hajbaghery & Mahdi Mashaiekhi 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.174567

Culture & differentiation of mesenchymal stem cell into osteoblast on degradable biomedical composite scaffold: In vitro study
Krishan G. Jain, Sujata Mohanty, Alok R. Ray, Rajesh Malhotra & Balram Airan 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.174568

Correspondences

Additional markers for genetic diagnosis of type 3 von Willebrand disease in Indian population
Priyanka Kasatkar, Kanjaksha Ghosh & Shrimati Shetty  
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.174570

Adrenal reserve in acute exacerbation of non-cystic fibrosis bronchiectasis
Srinivas Rajagopala, Anantharaman Ramakrishnan, Anushree Chakraborty,
Ganapathi Bantwal, Uma Devaraj & George D’Souza 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.174572

Selection bias: Selection of controls as a critical issue in the interpretation of results in a case control study
Anjali Mahajan  
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.174574

Authors’ response
B.S. Kumar, A. Ravisankar, A. Mohan, D.P. Kumar, D.T. Katyarmal, A. Sachan
& K.V.S. Sarma 

Clinical Images

The fifth cardiac chamber: Case of a huge left atrial appendage aneurysm
Jugal Sharma & Aditya Kapoor 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.174578
See video 1 | video 2 | video 3

Synovial chondromatosis of knee
Lalit Maini & Amit Sharma 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.174580

Kimura disease: A rare case of bilateral infra-auricular masses
Vineet Behera & Sibeka Behera 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.174581