Is McKenzie method with core exercise effective for Patients with disc derangement? A Case Series

Authors: Manjumala H Roy,Dr. Deepak Anap VIMS Health Sci Journal: 2015; 2 (1):26-31 |  Abstract Background: McKenzie method is a common intervention for patients with Prolapse inter-vertebral disc (PIVD). Although this intervention sequence is effective but recurrence of symptoms is common, addition of core stabilization exercises will definitely give a permanent stability to disc thus reducing chances of recurrence. Purpose: Current study was done to see the combined effect of McKenzie with core muscle exercise in improving condition of disc herniation patient .Study Design : A case serie...
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Primary Tuberculosis of the male breast: A case report

Authors: Dr. S.H Khaparde, Dr Dreamy Jain VIMS Health Sci Journal: 2015;2(1):23-25 Abstract Primary tuberculosis of the breast is a rare clinical entity, often mimicking breast cancer or abcesses. It usually occurs in females of reproductive age. We report a 60 years old male who presented with a painful right breast mass for two months. Physical examination revealed a tender mass in the lower outer quadrant of the right breast. FNAC failed to achieve specific diagnosis before surgery. A surgical procedure was planned and the histopathological evaluation of the specimen revealed findings ...
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Choroidal melanoma :Case report

Authors: Dr Roopa Naik, Dr Vikram Bhalke VIMS Health Sci Journal: 2015;2(1):18-22 |  Abstract A 61-year-old male was referred to the ocular oncology clinic with an one month history of diminision of vision in the right eye. Patient was apparently alright 1 month back, when he developed diminision of vision; it was sudden in onset, gradually progressive and painless. On examination vision in right eye was 6/60 and left eye 6/36. On SLBE Anterior segment was within normal limits. Patient was investigated for the above complaints. On B-scan it showed convex polypoidal mass in right eye. Colour...
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Effect of cold & hot temperature on hand grip strength in normal individuals: Cross sectional study

Authors: Miss. Tejashree Bhoir, Dr. Deepak B. Anap,Dr. Ashish J. Prabhakar VIMS Health Sci Journal: 2015; 2 (1):13-15 |  Abstract Background: Heating or cooling of muscle tissue has been used for decades to obtain specific therapeutic objectives.Hand grip strength can be quantified by measuring the amount of static force that the hand can squeeze around a dynamometer.Therefore, the purpose of this study was to determine the immediate effect of heat and cold application upon hand grip strength measured with dynamometer. Procedure– Written informed consent was obtained from all the particip...
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Prevalence Of Neck And Back Pain In Dentist

Authors: Miss Darshana P. Bajage, Dr. Dhiraj R. Shete VIMS Health Sci Journal: 2015; 2 (1) :10-12 Abstract: Background: - Dental professionals commonly experience musculoskeletal pain during the course of their careers. While the occasional backache or neck ache is not a cause for alarm, if regularly occurring pain or discomfort is ignored, the cumulative physiological damage can lead to an injury or a career-ending disability. Method: - Study setting –Dental College. Study design – Cross-sectional study. Sampling method – convenient sampling. Sample size – 50. The subjects were selected ...
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