JIMSA
Official Publication of
INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL SCIENCES ACADEMY
January-March 2010
VOL.23     No.1
PRESIDENT WRITES 1
FROM EDITOR’S DESK 3
OUR GUEST EDITOR 5
Editorial :
Emerging Infections: Editorís Perspective

- Chand Wattal
7
CA-MRSA: An Emerging Pathogen
- Neeraj Goel
9
XDR Tuberculosis: Danger Ahead
- BL Sherwal , Sonal Saxena
13
Carbapenemase producing gram negative bacteria in tertiary health care setting : Therapeutic challenges
- Sanghamitra Datta, Chand Wattal
17
Drug Resistance in Salmonella enterica serotype Typhi and Paratyphi A
- Reena Raveendran, S Datta, Chand Wattal
21
Invasive Candidiasis
- J K Oberoi
25
Newer Infections in Kidney Transplant Recipients
- Shyam B. Bansal, Vijay Kher
29
Emerging and remerging viral infections in India
- Sarita Mohapatra, Lalit Dar
37
Immune Restoration Syndrome in AIDS Patients
- Sarman Singh
41
Emerging and Re-emerging Parasitic Diseases
- K. J. Prasad
45
QUIZ-IMAGES IN MEDICINE
- Kamlender Singh
51
ANSWERS
53
An Unusual Etiology of PUO
- Gogia A, Kakar A, Byotra S P, Prasad K J
55
Insect bite causing mucormycosis Report of two cases
- Soman R, Gupta N, Sohanlal T, Shetty A, Hegde A, Sankhe M, Rodrigues C
57
IMSA BEST PUBLISHED ARTICLE AWARDS-DECLARED 3
IMSA CON 2010-NEWSLETTER 4
LITERATURE REVIEWS 24
DRUG PROFILE 12
ETHICAL GUIDELINES FOR BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH 5
FUTURE SPECIAL ISSUES/SYMPOSIA 28
NEXT ISSUE HIGHLIGHTS 44
BOOK REVIEW 56
CONFERRENCE NEWS 12
IMSA NEWS 2
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Editor : Dr. P.D. Gulati