Indian J Med Res 146, September 2017, pp 293-440

CONTENTS

Editorial

 

Atherosclerosis & ischaemic heart disease: Here to stay or gone tomorrow

Gjin Ndrepepa   

DOI: 10.4103/ijmr.IJMR_1668_17

  

Commentary

Molecular interphase between extracellular matrix & cancer cells

Kim Vaiphei

DOI: 10.4103/ijmr.IJMR_1601_16

Viewpoint

Shorter & cheaper regimen to treat multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: A new hope

Rajendra Prasad, Nikhil Gupta & Amitabh Banka

DOI: 10.4103/ijmr.IJMR_1704_16

 

Review Articles

Evolution of technology for molecular genotyping in blood group systems

Ajit Gorakshakar, Harita Gogri & Kanjaksha Ghosh      

DOI: 10.4103/ijmr.IJMR_914_16

 

Interplay of cytokines in preterm birth

Monika Pandey, Mradula Chauhan & Shally Awasthi     

DOI: 10.4103/ijmr.IJMR_1624_14

 

Management of malaria in pregnancy

Stephen J. Rogerson         

DOI: 10.4103/ijmr.IJMR_1304_17

 

Original Articles

Prognostic significance of plasma matrix metalloprotease-2 in pancreatic cancer patients

Nidhi Singh, Surabhi Gupta, Ravindra M. Pandey, Peush Sahni, Shyam S. Chauhan & Anoop Saraya       

DOI: 10.4103/ijmr.IJMR_1348_15

 

Impact of embryo co-culture with cumulus cells on pregnancy & implantation rate in patients undergoing in vitro fertilization using donor oocyte

Harsha K. Bhadarka, Nayana H. Patel, Niket H. Patel, Molina Patel, Kruti B. Patel, Nilofar R. Sodagar, Ajay G. Phatak & Jagdish S. Patel    

DOI: 10.4103/ijmr.IJMR_1702_15

 

An observational study of incidence, risk factors & outcome of systemic inflammatory response & organ dysfunction following major trauma 

Satish Balkrishna Dharap & Sanket Vishnu Ekhande      

DOI: 10.4103/ijmr.IJMR_1538_15

 

Cost of delivering secondary-level health care services through public sector district hospitals in India

Shankar Prinja, Deepak Balasubramanian, Gursimer Jeet, Ramesh Verma, Dinesh Kumar, Pankaj Bahuguna, Manmeet Kaur & Rajesh Kumar       

DOI: 10.4103/ijmr.IJMR_902_15

 

Value of CD16/CD66b/CD45 in comparison to CD55/CD59/CD45 in diagnosis of paroxysmal nocturnal haemoglobinuria: An Indian experience 

Mrinalini Kotru, Rahul Sharma, Suman Kumar Pramanik, Abhishek Purohit, Gurmeet Singh, Avinash Kumar Singh, Deepti Muterja, Pravas Mishra, Tulika Seth, Seema Tyagi, Manoranjan Mahapatra, Hara Prasad Pati & Renu Saxena       

DOI: 10.4103/ijmr.IJMR_195_14

 

Ethyl pyruvate improves skin flap survival after ischaemia reperfusion injury

Oguz Kayiran, Suat Sedat Cuzdan, Afsin Uysal & Ugur Kocer    

DOI: 10.4103/ijmr.IJMR_1428_14

 

Molecular characterization of Plasmodium falciparum in Arunachal Pradesh from Northeast India based on merozoite surface protein 1 & glutamate-rich protein 

Nilanju Pran Sarmah, Kishore Sarma, Dibya Ranjan Bhattacharyya, Ali Sultan, Devendra Bansal, Neeru Singh, Praveen K. Bharti, Hargobinder Kaur, Rakesh Sehgal, Pradyumna Kishore Mohapatra & Jagadish Mahanta     DOI: 10.4103/ijmr.IJMR_291_16

 

Development & standardization of an in-house IgM indirect ELISA for the detection of parvovirus B19 infections 

Kumaran Vadivel, Mageshbabu Ramamurthy, Sathish Sankar, Amita Jain, Padma Srikanth, Asit Ranjan Ghosh, Balaji Nandagopal, Aravindan Nair & Gopalan Sridharan        

DOI: 10.4103/ijmr.IJMR_225_16

 

Unreliability of three commercial Coxiella burnetii phase II IgM ELISA kits for the seroscreening of acute Q fever in human cases 

Selvaraj Stephen, Stanley Ambroise, Jothimani Pradeep, Dhandapany Gunasekaran, Balakrishnan Sangeetha & Kengamuthu Sarangapani    

DOI: 10.4103/ijmr.IJMR_1815_15

 

Multiplex polymerase chain reaction of genetic markers for detection of potentially pathogenic environmental Legionella pneumophila isolates 

Arvind Valavane, Rama Chaudhry & Pawan Malhotra

DOI: 10.4103/ijmr.IJMR_623_16

 

Prevalence of Vibrio cholerae O1 serogroup in Assam, India: A hospital-based study

Ajanta Sharma, Bornali Sarmah Dutta, Elmy Samsun Rasul, Dipa Barkataki, Anjanamoyee Saikia & Naba Kumar Hazarika   

DOI: 10.4103/ijmr.IJMR_631_15

 

Evaluation of casein & whey protein hydrolysates as well as milk fermentates from Lactobacillus helveticus for expression of gut hormones 

Dipak Dilip Chaudhari, Rajbir Singh, Rashmi Hogarehalli Mallappa, Namita Rokana, Jai Kumar Kaushik, Rajesh Bajaj, Virender Kumar Batish & Sunita Grover        

DOI: 10.4103/ijmr.IJMR_802_15

 

Staphylococcus hominis subsp. novobiosepticus, an emerging multidrug-resistant bacterium, as a causative agent of septicaemia in cancer patients 

Nishat Hussain Ahmed, Frincy K. Baruah & Rajesh K. Grover    

DOI: 10.4103/ijmr.IJMR_1362_15

 

Correspondences

 

Out-of-pocket expenditure due to hepatitis A disease: A study from Kollam district, Kerala, India

P.S. Rakesh, Rahul Retheesh, Rangeen Chandran, A. Sadiq & S. Ranjitha         

DOI: 10.4103/ijmr.IJMR_275_16

 

Ocular lesions from copper deficiency

Leslie M. Klevay   

DOI: 10.4103/ijmr.IJMR_246_17

 

Authors’ response

Clinical Image

 

Blast effect of shotgun injury in kidney mimicking avulsion of the low pole

Selahattin Çalışkan & Musa Türkmen      

DOI: 10.4103/ijmr.IJMR_860_16

 

Book Reviews