Indian J Med Res 143, January  2016, pp 1-124

CONTENTS

Editorials 

Unravelling the health impact of climate change
Jai Prakash Narain 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.178571

Commentaries

Gamma glutamyl transferase: A novel cardiovascular outfit for an old liver test
Amedeo Lonardo & Dante Romagnoli
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.178574

Importance of reporting sequence & serological data from mumps outbreaks in unvaccinated populations 
Sarah Connaughton 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.178576

Review Articles

Postural & striatal deformities in Parkinson`s disease: Are these rare?
Sanjay Pandey & Hitesh Garg 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.178577

Perspective

Scope of translational research focusing rural areas
Dinesh Kumar, Ashoo Grover & Vishwa Mohan Katoch 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.178579

Sickle cell disease in India: A perspective
Graham R. Serjeant, Kanjaksha Ghosh & Jyotish Patel 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.178582

Viewpoint

Putting tobacco harm reduction in perspective: is it a viable alternative?
Sonali Jhanjee
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.178583

Original Articles

Role of γ-glutamyl transferase levels in prediction of high cardiovascular risk among patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
Benan Kasapoglu, Cansel Turkay, Kadir Serkan Yalcın, Ayse Carlioglu & Aslı Koktener
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.178585

Cross-neutralization between three mumps viruses & mapping of  haemagglutinin-neuraminidase (HN) epitopes
Sunil R. Vaidya, Garima M. Dvivedi & Santoshkumar M. Jadhav 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.178587

Novel ATRX gene damaging missense mutation c.6740A>C segregates with profound to severe intellectual deficiency without alpha thalassaemia
Habib Bouazzi, Seema Thakur, Carlos Trujillo, Mohammad Khalid Alwasiyah & Arnold Munnich 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.178589

Comparison of nested-multiplex, Taqman & SYBR Green real-time PCR in diagnosis of amoebic liver abscess in a tertiary health care institute in India
Dinoop K.P., Subhash Chandra Parija, Jharna Mandal, R.P. Swaminathan & Narayanan P.
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.178592

Preparation & in vitro evaluation of 90 Y-DOTA-rituximab 
Mythili Kameswaran, Usha Pandey, Ashutosh Dash, Grace Samuel & Meera Venkatesh 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.178593

Evaluation of activity of hypothalamo-pituitary-gonadal axis in postmenopausal women suffering from severe acute illness
M. Neelima Raj, V. Suresh, Arun Mukka, Amaresh Reddy, Alok Sachan, Alladi Mohan, B. Vengamma & 
P.V.L.N. Srinivas Rao
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.178596

Polymerase chain reaction-restriction fragment length polymorphism (PCR-RFLP) for rapid diagnosis of neonatal sepsis 
Anusha Rohit, Biswajit Maiti, Shalini Shenoy & Indrani Karunasagar
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.178613

Prevalence of human papillomavirus infection & cervical abnormalities in HIV-positive women in eastern India
Jaya Chakravarty, Ankita Chourasia, Minaxi Thakur, Abhishek Kumar Singh, Shyam Sundar & 
Nisha Rani Agrawal 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.178614

Phage therapy of staphylococcal chronic osteomyelitis in experimental animal model
Chandan Kishor, Raghvendra Raman Mishra, Shyam K. Saraf, Mohan Kumar, Arvind K. Srivastav & Gopal Nath 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.178615

Profile of female patients seeking in-patient treatment for prescription opioid abuse from a tertiary care drug dependence treatment centre from India
Prabhoo Dayal & Yatan Pal Singh Balhara 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.178616

Student IJMR

Substance abuse amongst the medical graduate students in a developing country
A. Arora, S. Kannan, S. Gowri, S. Choudhary, S. Sudarasanan & P.P. Khosla 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.178617

Correspondences

Bayesian model, ecological factors & transmission of leprosy in an endemic area of south India
Vasna Joshua, S. Mehendale & M.D. Gupte
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.178618

Drug resistance in Enterococcusspecies in a tertiary level hospital in Assam, India
Jahnabi Barman, Reema Nath & Lahari Saikia 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.178619

Is the improved function of streptozotocin treated pancreas truly due to transdifferentiation/fusion of transplanted MSCs?
Deepa Bhartiya
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.178620

Authorsí response
Shobhit Bhansali, Vinod Kumar, Uma Nahar Saikia, Bikash Medhi, Vivekanand Jha, Anil Bhansali & Pinaki Dutta 

Paediatric hypertension in Iraq
Mahmood Dhahir Al-Mendalawi 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.178622

Authorsí response
Prasanta Kr. Borah, Utpala Devi, Dipankar Biswas, Hem Ch. Kalita, Meenakshi Sharma & Jagadish Mahanta

Clinical Images

Bilateral acute ophthalmic artery occlusion in a case of giant cell arteritis
Rupak Roy & Kumar Saurabh 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.178624

Disseminated nocardiosis in a patient with sarcoidosis
Srinivas Rajagopala & Gurukiran Dangeti 
DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.178625

Book Reviews

Metabolic syndrome and obesity in childhood and adolescence 
IAP textbook of vaccines
Cell-based therapy for retinal degenerative disease 

Some Forthcoming Scientific Events 

Erratum 

DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.178685

Announcement 

Guidelines for Contributors 

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