A Family Ruined by Tuberculosis in the 21st Century

Authors:  Dr P.V.Potdar, Dr M.M.Nayak, Dr H.S.Thakker VIMS Health Sci Journal: 2014, ( 4) | Abstract | PDF Full Article | DOI: Abstract: A 45 year old male, resident of Navi Mumbai presented with history of chronic cough. Clinico radiological features were suggestive of Pulmonary Tuberculosis. In view of multiple family members suffering from TB with bad treatment outcomes, we sent his sputum for AFB culture and drug sensitivity testing. Line Probe Assay (LiPA) revealed that he is suffering from tuberculosis with resistance to Rifampicin and Isoniazid. We present here the genesis of t...
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An Ossifield Pterygospinous Ligament – A Case Report

Authors:  Dr.Pawar S.E., Dr.Zambare B.R. VIMS Health Sci Journal: 2014, ( 4) | Abstract | PDF Full Article | DOI: Abstract: Study of the base of skull always remains the centre point of attraction for many anatomists since ages. Accordingly many attempts have been made to study skull from time to time. On the base of skull usually there is ligament extending between a Pterygoid process (an irregular posterior border towards its upper part) of lateral pterygoid plate and the spine of sphenoid bone called Pterygospinous ligament. It extends backwards and laterally.This ligament sometime...
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LICHEN Scrofulosorum – A Case Report

Authors:  Dr. Supriya Radhakrishna Vikhe, Dr.Ramesh Gosavi, Dr.Nishad Patil, Dr.Sunil Mhaske VIMS Health Sci Journal: 2014, ( 4) | Abstract | PDF Full Article | DOI: Abstract: Papulonecrotic tuberculid (PNT), a cutaneous manifestation of tuberculosis, is rare even in areas endemic for tuberculosis such as Taiwan. Concomitant pulmonary tuberculosis is uncommon in patients with PNT. We describe a patient with rare skin manifestations and simultaneous pulmonary tuberculosis. As you can see this is how modafinil works when you buy modafinil online or adderall where you can buy adderall onlin...
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Is custom made lower limb Orthosis beneficial for in post polio residual paralysis patients

Authors:  Dr.Maheshwari S Harishchandre, Dr. Nitin Nikhade, Dr.Mahendra Shende VIMS Health Sci Journal: 2014, ( 4) | Abstract | PDF Full Article | DOI: Abstract: Objective: The purpose of this study was to find out the usefulness of custom made lower limb orthosis in post polio residual paralysis patients. Design: Cross sectional Study. Setting: Department of Neuro Physiotherapy, Pravara Rural Hospital (Tertiary Hospital), Loni, and Villages around PIMS, Loni. Tal- Rahata, Dist-Ahmednagar, Maharashtra State, India- 413 736.Methods:This study was conducted between January 2009 - ...
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Effectiveness of trunk and pelvic PNF pattern for improving trunk control in patterns with acute stroke

Authors:  Dr.Krishna G Shinde, Dr. Suverna S Ganvir VIMS Health Sci Journal: 2014, ( 4) | Abstract | PDF Full Article | DOI: Abstract: Background - In stroke, there is paralysis or weakness of one side of the body includes upper limb, trunk and lower limb leading to the disturbances in the trunk muscles. The sensory and motor impairments of upper limb, lower limb and trunk interfere with the functional performance after Stroke. Trunk performance has been identified as an important early predictor of functional outcome after Stroke. Aims & objectives.- To find the effectiveness of trunk...
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