JIMSA
Official Publication of
INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL SCIENCES ACADEMY
April - June 2012
Vol.-25, Issue-2
PRESIDENT WRITES 63
FROM EDITORíS DESK 65
Editorial :
Health Concerns amongst Adolescent Girls.

-Shubha Sagar Trivedi
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Original
Social Beliefs and Practices associated with Menstrual Hygiene among Adolescent Girls ofAmritsar, Punjab.

Kamaljit K., Balwinder Arora, Gurmeet Kahlon Singh, N.S. Neki
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Design and Development of Non InvasiveTechnique for Diagnosis ofThyroid Disorders.
K. Jagadeesan, S.Muthan, R. Gomalavalli, K. Mohan Dass, M.Chandrasekar, M.Paul Korath, T.M.R Panicker
71
Testicular Biopsy in Male Infertility (Study of 80 Cases)
U.R. Parikh, H.M. Goswami, K.J. Deliwala, A.M. Shah, H.P. Barot
75
Glycated Hemoglobin: Better Diagnostic Parameter than Fasting Plasma Glucose Levels: AComparative study in Patients undergoing Dental Surgery
Qazi Najeeb, Imran Masood, Sheikh Ishaq, Rajesh Pandey, Neeru Bhaskar, Harnam Kaur, Suvarna Prasad, Jasbir Singh, Kuldeep Singh Sodhi
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Effect of Dialyser Reuse on the Efficacy of Haemodialysis in Patients of Chronic Kidney Disease in DevelopingWorld.
H.K. Aggarwal, Deepak Jain, Amrish Sahney , Teena Bansal, R.K. Yadav, K.L. Kathuria
81
Serological Evidence of HTLV-1 Infection among Voluntary Blood Donors and Cancer Patients from Kerala State.
S.Anushka, Prabha Balram, Jaisy Mathai, Shanmugam J.
85
Case Report
InferiorVena Cava- intrahepaticVenous Fistulas caused byAngiographic Catheter-Foreign body.

Wang Zhong Gao, Yu Zhen Hai, Kotwai Mool Raj
87
ImplantationTumours at Surgical Incision Scars.
Sarabjit Singh,Avneet Kaur,Vineet Kaur, Amit Jain
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RupturedTuberculous LiverAbscess as a Rare Cause of Tuberculous Peritonitis :ACase Report.
Pardeep Kumar , Satish K. Bhargava , Sumeet Bhargava
90
Unilateral Ocular Myasthenia Gravis followingAcute Sinusitis-ACase Report.
R. K. Thukral
91
ComputedTomography Diagnosis of Mucocele of SubmandibularGland and its differentials.
Rajul Rastogi, Satish Bahrgava, Anupama Tandon, Sumeet Bhargava
92
Extravasation of Contrast Medium (Omnipaque) resulting in Compartment Syndrome.
M. Noor Fatima, A. Govindan, Manjula Jagadeesan, G. Leelavathy, M.P. Anupama, K. Jagadeesan
93
Procedure - Update
The use ofIVCFilters in Obstetrics:AReview.

Priyanka Bakhtiani, Raphael G. Stimphil
95
Symposium: Challenges of Hemodialysis in India
Editorial: Challenges of Hemodialysis in India

Bhowmik D, Tiwari SC
99
Hemodialysis in Children: A Simplified Approach
Sanjeev Gulati, Nitasha Lall
101
Anticoagulation in Haemodialysis
Anupam Roy, Vikram Kalra
107
Challenges in Quantification of Acute Renal Replacement Therapy
Sandeep Mahajan, Yasir Rizvi
111
Timing of Initiating Dialysis
Sanjiv Saxena
115
Non Renal Indications of Renal Replacement Therapy (Hemodialysis)
Upendra Singh, S. C. Tiwari
117
IMSA NEWS 62
JIMSA BEST ARTICLE AWARDS - Deelared 65
JIMSA Indexed in IndMED 86
Future Special Issues/Symposia 100
Conference News 125, 127
Drug Profile 86
Literature Review 109
JIMSA Travel Grant 97
Next Issue Highlights 97
Guidelines for the Authors 122
Manuscript Submission for JIMSA 121
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