JIMSA
JOURNAL INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL SCIENCES ACADEMY
 
April-June 2004
VOL.17      No.2
PRESIDENT WRITES 71
FROM EDITORíS DESK 73
Update on Epidemiology of Stroke in India - Nadir E. Bharucha, Thomas Kuruvilla 77
Strokes in Young in India - P.M. Dalal 79
Homocysteine and Stroke - S.P. Gorthi, J.D. Mukherjee, K.K. Singh, M. Goel 84
Thrombolytic Therapy : How to Expand the Therapeutic Window - Subhash Kaul 87
Vascular Dementia - The Spectrum - Manjari Tripathi 90
New Information about Managing Temperature, Blood Pressure and Glucose in Acute Ischemic Stroke - Pushpendra N. Renjen 94
Cardiac Consequences of Stroke - K. K. Singh, J.D. Mukharji, S. S. Gorthi, M. Goel 99
Management of Raised ICP in Stroke - Vinod Puri, Dhermendera Pratap Singh 101
Neuroprotection in Stroke - D. Nagaraja, Rita Christopher 107
Update on Neuro Imaging of Acute Stroke - Shailesh Gaikwad 113
Controversies in the Management of Carotid Artery Stenosis: Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) Vs Carotid Angioplasty and Stenting (CAS) - Harsh Rastogi 117
Transcranial Doppler Monitoring - Pushpendra N. Renjen 120
Secondary Stroke Prevention : Emerging Preventatives - M.V. Padma Srivastava 123
EDITORS CHOICE :
Postmenopausal Osteoporosis - P.P. Kotwal, P. Shamshery
129
ORIGINAL :
Oxidative stress in Menopause with or without hormone supplementation with special reference to Bone Mineral Density - Abha Sarkar, Purvita Dam, G.C. Sarkar
131
Peak Expiratory Flow Rates of normal school children from Ludhiana - Tejinder Singh, Betty Chacko, Gurmeet Kaur, S. Alexander 134
Effect of Electromagnetic Field on Sertoli Cell of Rat Testes: A Light and Transmission Electron Microscope Study - Amir Afshin Khaki, Rewa Choudhry, J.K. Kaul, Bagher Minaii, Ali Baybordi, Gholamreza Oskuii, Maghsoud Kafshnouchi, H. Montazam 136
CASE REPORT :
Skeletal abnormality in a neonate of patient treated for recurrent abortions - A case report - Sunita Kalra, Rewa Choudhry, Anita Tuli, Shashi Raheja
141
UPDATE :
Biological Therapies for Rheumatic Disorders - Ashok Kumar, Rahul Grover
142
BOOK REVIEW 83
LITERATURE REVIEW 98,116
DRUG PROFILE 106
ETHICAL GUIDELINES FOR BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH 130
IMSA NEWS 140
Secretary Generalís Report 147
 
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Editor : Dr. P.D. Gulati