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Dr Mohan Z Mani

"Thank you very much for having published my article in record time.I would like to compliment you and your entire staff for your promptness, courtesy, and willingness to be customer friendly, which is quite unusual.I was given your reference by a colleague in pathology,and was able to directly phone your editorial office for clarifications.I would particularly like to thank the publication managers and the Assistant Editor who were following up my article. I would also like to thank you for adjusting the money I paid initially into payment for my modified article,and refunding the balance.
I wish all success to your journal and look forward to sending you any suitable similar article in future"



Dr Mohan Z Mani,
Professor & Head,
Department of Dematolgy,
Believers Church Medical College,
Thiruvalla, Kerala
On Sep 2018




Prof. Somashekhar Nimbalkar

"Over the last few years, we have published our research regularly in Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. Having published in more than 20 high impact journals over the last five years including several high impact ones and reviewing articles for even more journals across my fields of interest, we value our published work in JCDR for their high standards in publishing scientific articles. The ease of submission, the rapid reviews in under a month, the high quality of their reviewers and keen attention to the final process of proofs and publication, ensure that there are no mistakes in the final article. We have been asked clarifications on several occasions and have been happy to provide them and it exemplifies the commitment to quality of the team at JCDR."



Prof. Somashekhar Nimbalkar
Head, Department of Pediatrics, Pramukhswami Medical College, Karamsad
Chairman, Research Group, Charutar Arogya Mandal, Karamsad
National Joint Coordinator - Advanced IAP NNF NRP Program
Ex-Member, Governing Body, National Neonatology Forum, New Delhi
Ex-President - National Neonatology Forum Gujarat State Chapter
Department of Pediatrics, Pramukhswami Medical College, Karamsad, Anand, Gujarat.
On Sep 2018




Dr. Kalyani R

"Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research is at present a well-known Indian originated scientific journal which started with a humble beginning. I have been associated with this journal since many years. I appreciate the Editor, Dr. Hemant Jain, for his constant effort in bringing up this journal to the present status right from the scratch. The journal is multidisciplinary. It encourages in publishing the scientific articles from postgraduates and also the beginners who start their career. At the same time the journal also caters for the high quality articles from specialty and super-specialty researchers. Hence it provides a platform for the scientist and researchers to publish. The other aspect of it is, the readers get the information regarding the most recent developments in science which can be used for teaching, research, treating patients and to some extent take preventive measures against certain diseases. The journal is contributing immensely to the society at national and international level."



Dr Kalyani R
Professor and Head
Department of Pathology
Sri Devaraj Urs Medical College
Sri Devaraj Urs Academy of Higher Education and Research , Kolar, Karnataka
On Sep 2018




Dr. Saumya Navit

"As a peer-reviewed journal, the Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research provides an opportunity to researchers, scientists and budding professionals to explore the developments in the field of medicine and dentistry and their varied specialities, thus extending our view on biological diversities of living species in relation to medicine.
‘Knowledge is treasure of a wise man.’ The free access of this journal provides an immense scope of learning for the both the old and the young in field of medicine and dentistry as well. The multidisciplinary nature of the journal makes it a better platform to absorb all that is being researched and developed. The publication process is systematic and professional. Online submission, publication and peer reviewing makes it a user-friendly journal.
As an experienced dentist and an academician, I proudly recommend this journal to the dental fraternity as a good quality open access platform for rapid communication of their cutting-edge research progress and discovery.
I wish JCDR a great success and I hope that journal will soar higher with the passing time."



Dr Saumya Navit
Professor and Head
Department of Pediatric Dentistry
Saraswati Dental College
Lucknow
On Sep 2018




Dr. Arunava Biswas

"My sincere attachment with JCDR as an author as well as reviewer is a learning experience . Their systematic approach in publication of article in various categories is really praiseworthy.
Their prompt and timely response to review's query and the manner in which they have set the reviewing process helps in extracting the best possible scientific writings for publication.
It's a honour and pride to be a part of the JCDR team. My very best wishes to JCDR and hope it will sparkle up above the sky as a high indexed journal in near future."



Dr. Arunava Biswas
MD, DM (Clinical Pharmacology)
Assistant Professor
Department of Pharmacology
Calcutta National Medical College & Hospital , Kolkata




Dr. C.S. Ramesh Babu
" Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research (JCDR) is a multi-specialty medical and dental journal publishing high quality research articles in almost all branches of medicine. The quality of printing of figures and tables is excellent and comparable to any International journal. An added advantage is nominal publication charges and monthly issue of the journal and more chances of an article being accepted for publication. Moreover being a multi-specialty journal an article concerning a particular specialty has a wider reach of readers of other related specialties also. As an author and reviewer for several years I find this Journal most suitable and highly recommend this Journal."
Best regards,
C.S. Ramesh Babu,
Associate Professor of Anatomy,
Muzaffarnagar Medical College,
Muzaffarnagar.
On Aug 2018




Dr. Arundhathi. S
"Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research (JCDR) is a reputed peer reviewed journal and is constantly involved in publishing high quality research articles related to medicine. Its been a great pleasure to be associated with this esteemed journal as a reviewer and as an author for a couple of years. The editorial board consists of many dedicated and reputed experts as its members and they are doing an appreciable work in guiding budding researchers. JCDR is doing a commendable job in scientific research by promoting excellent quality research & review articles and case reports & series. The reviewers provide appropriate suggestions that improve the quality of articles. I strongly recommend my fraternity to encourage JCDR by contributing their valuable research work in this widely accepted, user friendly journal. I hope my collaboration with JCDR will continue for a long time".



Dr. Arundhathi. S
MBBS, MD (Pathology),
Sanjay Gandhi institute of trauma and orthopedics,
Bengaluru.
On Aug 2018




Dr. Mamta Gupta,
"It gives me great pleasure to be associated with JCDR, since last 2-3 years. Since then I have authored, co-authored and reviewed about 25 articles in JCDR. I thank JCDR for giving me an opportunity to improve my own skills as an author and a reviewer.
It 's a multispecialty journal, publishing high quality articles. It gives a platform to the authors to publish their research work which can be available for everyone across the globe to read. The best thing about JCDR is that the full articles of all medical specialties are available as pdf/html for reading free of cost or without institutional subscription, which is not there for other journals. For those who have problem in writing manuscript or do statistical work, JCDR comes for their rescue.
The journal has a monthly publication and the articles are published quite fast. In time compared to other journals. The on-line first publication is also a great advantage and facility to review one's own articles before going to print. The response to any query and permission if required, is quite fast; this is quite commendable. I have a very good experience about seeking quick permission for quoting a photograph (Fig.) from a JCDR article for my chapter authored in an E book. I never thought it would be so easy. No hassles.
Reviewing articles is no less a pain staking process and requires in depth perception, knowledge about the topic for review. It requires time and concentration, yet I enjoy doing it. The JCDR website especially for the reviewers is quite user friendly. My suggestions for improving the journal is, more strict review process, so that only high quality articles are published. I find a a good number of articles in Obst. Gynae, hence, a new journal for this specialty titled JCDR-OG can be started. May be a bimonthly or quarterly publication to begin with. Only selected articles should find a place in it.
An yearly reward for the best article authored can also incentivize the authors. Though the process of finding the best article will be not be very easy. I do not know how reviewing process can be improved. If an article is being reviewed by two reviewers, then opinion of one can be communicated to the other or the final opinion of the editor can be communicated to the reviewer if requested for. This will help one’s reviewing skills.
My best wishes to Dr. Hemant Jain and all the editorial staff of JCDR for their untiring efforts to bring out this journal. I strongly recommend medical fraternity to publish their valuable research work in this esteemed journal, JCDR".



Dr. Mamta Gupta
Consultant
(Ex HOD Obs &Gynae, Hindu Rao Hospital and associated NDMC Medical College, Delhi)
Aug 2018




Dr. Rajendra Kumar Ghritlaharey

"I wish to thank Dr. Hemant Jain, Editor-in-Chief Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research (JCDR), for asking me to write up few words.
Writing is the representation of language in a textual medium i e; into the words and sentences on paper. Quality medical manuscript writing in particular, demands not only a high-quality research, but also requires accurate and concise communication of findings and conclusions, with adherence to particular journal guidelines. In medical field whether working in teaching, private, or in corporate institution, everyone wants to excel in his / her own field and get recognised by making manuscripts publication.


Authors are the souls of any journal, and deserve much respect. To publish a journal manuscripts are needed from authors. Authors have a great responsibility for producing facts of their work in terms of number and results truthfully and an individual honesty is expected from authors in this regards. Both ways its true "No authors-No manuscripts-No journals" and "No journals–No manuscripts–No authors". Reviewing a manuscript is also a very responsible and important task of any peer-reviewed journal and to be taken seriously. It needs knowledge on the subject, sincerity, honesty and determination. Although the process of reviewing a manuscript is a time consuming task butit is expected to give one's best remarks within the time frame of the journal.
Salient features of the JCDR: It is a biomedical, multidisciplinary (including all medical and dental specialities), e-journal, with wide scope and extensive author support. At the same time, a free text of manuscript is available in HTML and PDF format. There is fast growing authorship and readership with JCDR as this can be judged by the number of articles published in it i e; in Feb 2007 of its first issue, it contained 5 articles only, and now in its recent volume published in April 2011, it contained 67 manuscripts. This e-journal is fulfilling the commitments and objectives sincerely, (as stated by Editor-in-chief in his preface to first edition) i e; to encourage physicians through the internet, especially from the developing countries who witness a spectrum of disease and acquire a wealth of knowledge to publish their experiences to benefit the medical community in patients care. I also feel that many of us have work of substance, newer ideas, adequate clinical materials but poor in medical writing and hesitation to submit the work and need help. JCDR provides authors help in this regards.
Timely publication of journal: Publication of manuscripts and bringing out the issue in time is one of the positive aspects of JCDR and is possible with strong support team in terms of peer reviewers, proof reading, language check, computer operators, etc. This is one of the great reasons for authors to submit their work with JCDR. Another best part of JCDR is "Online first Publications" facilities available for the authors. This facility not only provides the prompt publications of the manuscripts but at the same time also early availability of the manuscripts for the readers.
Indexation and online availability: Indexation transforms the journal in some sense from its local ownership to the worldwide professional community and to the public.JCDR is indexed with Embase & EMbiology, Google Scholar, Index Copernicus, Chemical Abstracts Service, Journal seek Database, Indian Science Abstracts, to name few of them. Manuscriptspublished in JCDR are available on major search engines ie; google, yahoo, msn.
In the era of fast growing newer technologies, and in computer and internet friendly environment the manuscripts preparation, submission, review, revision, etc and all can be done and checked with a click from all corer of the world, at any time. Of course there is always a scope for improvement in every field and none is perfect. To progress, one needs to identify the areas of one's weakness and to strengthen them.
It is well said that "happy beginning is half done" and it fits perfectly with JCDR. It has grown considerably and I feel it has already grown up from its infancy to adolescence, achieving the status of standard online e-journal form Indian continent since its inception in Feb 2007. This had been made possible due to the efforts and the hard work put in it. The way the JCDR is improving with every new volume, with good quality original manuscripts, makes it a quality journal for readers. I must thank and congratulate Dr Hemant Jain, Editor-in-Chief JCDR and his team for their sincere efforts, dedication, and determination for making JCDR a fast growing journal.
Every one of us: authors, reviewers, editors, and publisher are responsible for enhancing the stature of the journal. I wish for a great success for JCDR."



Thanking you
With sincere regards
Dr. Rajendra Kumar Ghritlaharey, M.S., M. Ch., FAIS
Associate Professor,
Department of Paediatric Surgery, Gandhi Medical College & Associated
Kamla Nehru & Hamidia Hospitals Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh 462 001 (India)
E-mail: drrajendrak1@rediffmail.com
On May 11,2011




Dr. Shankar P.R.

"On looking back through my Gmail archives after being requested by the journal to write a short editorial about my experiences of publishing with the Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research (JCDR), I came across an e-mail from Dr. Hemant Jain, Editor, in March 2007, which introduced the new electronic journal. The main features of the journal which were outlined in the e-mail were extensive author support, cash rewards, the peer review process, and other salient features of the journal.
Over a span of over four years, we (I and my colleagues) have published around 25 articles in the journal. In this editorial, I plan to briefly discuss my experiences of publishing with JCDR and the strengths of the journal and to finally address the areas for improvement.
My experiences of publishing with JCDR: Overall, my experiences of publishing withJCDR have been positive. The best point about the journal is that it responds to queries from the author. This may seem to be simple and not too much to ask for, but unfortunately, many journals in the subcontinent and from many developing countries do not respond or they respond with a long delay to the queries from the authors 1. The reasons could be many, including lack of optimal secretarial and other support. Another problem with many journals is the slowness of the review process. Editorial processing and peer review can take anywhere between a year to two years with some journals. Also, some journals do not keep the contributors informed about the progress of the review process. Due to the long review process, the articles can lose their relevance and topicality. A major benefit with JCDR is the timeliness and promptness of its response. In Dr Jain's e-mail which was sent to me in 2007, before the introduction of the Pre-publishing system, he had stated that he had received my submission and that he would get back to me within seven days and he did!
Most of the manuscripts are published within 3 to 4 months of their submission if they are found to be suitable after the review process. JCDR is published bimonthly and the accepted articles were usually published in the next issue. Recently, due to the increased volume of the submissions, the review process has become slower and it ?? Section can take from 4 to 6 months for the articles to be reviewed. The journal has an extensive author support system and it has recently introduced a paid expedited review process. The journal also mentions the average time for processing the manuscript under different submission systems - regular submission and expedited review.
Strengths of the journal: The journal has an online first facility in which the accepted manuscripts may be published on the website before being included in a regular issue of the journal. This cuts down the time between their acceptance and the publication. The journal is indexed in many databases, though not in PubMed. The editorial board should now take steps to index the journal in PubMed. The journal has a system of notifying readers through e-mail when a new issue is released. Also, the articles are available in both the HTML and the PDF formats. I especially like the new and colorful page format of the journal. Also, the access statistics of the articles are available. The prepublication and the manuscript tracking system are also helpful for the authors.
Areas for improvement: In certain cases, I felt that the peer review process of the manuscripts was not up to international standards and that it should be strengthened. Also, the number of manuscripts in an issue is high and it may be difficult for readers to go through all of them. The journal can consider tightening of the peer review process and increasing the quality standards for the acceptance of the manuscripts. I faced occasional problems with the online manuscript submission (Pre-publishing) system, which have to be addressed.
Overall, the publishing process with JCDR has been smooth, quick and relatively hassle free and I can recommend other authors to consider the journal as an outlet for their work."



Dr. P. Ravi Shankar
KIST Medical College, P.O. Box 14142, Kathmandu, Nepal.
E-mail: ravi.dr.shankar@gmail.com
On April 2011
Anuradha

Dear team JCDR, I would like to thank you for the very professional and polite service provided by everyone at JCDR. While i have been in the field of writing and editing for sometime, this has been my first attempt in publishing a scientific paper.Thank you for hand-holding me through the process.


Dr. Anuradha
E-mail: anuradha2nittur@gmail.com
On Jan 2020

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Effect of Inhalation of Pyrethroid Based Mosquito Vaporisers Fumes on the Body Weight of Male Albino Wistar Rats- An Experimental Study AC01-AC03

Swati Yadav, Rakesh Kumar Dewan, Anita Rani, Jyoti Chopra

Morphometry of the Thyroid Gland and its Correlation to Various Anthropometric Parameters in Asymptomatic Indian Young Adults- A Cross-Sectional Study AC04-AC09

Nikhil Aggarwal, Garima Sehgal, Arvind Kumar Pankaj, Rakesh Kumar Verma, Anit Parihar, Punita Manik

Morphological Study of Psoas Minor Muscles with Embryological Basis and Clinical Insights AC10-AC14

Deepshikha Singh, Sneh Agarwal

Prevalence of the Caroticoclinoid Foramen in Brazilian Dry Skulls AC15-AC17

Lucas Alves Sarmento Pires , Jan-Peter Correia Sousa Perissè , Sèrio Ricardo Marques ,Rodrigo Mota Pacheco Fernandes , Jorge Henrique Martins Manaia , Marcio Antonio Babinski

Vitamin B12 Deficiency in Eastern India: A Hospital Based Cross-sectional Study BC01-BC04

Debasmita Bandyopadhyay, Jayati Roy Choudhury, Kasturi Mukherjee

Plasma Total Thiols and Total Thiol/Albumin Ratio in Patients Suffering from Depression BC05-BC07

AS Meenakshi Sundaram, Krishnananda Prabhu

Subclinical Hypothyroidism: A Modifiable Risk Factor for Retinal Vein Occlusion BC08-BC10

Amit Kumar Gupta, Kapil Deb Lahiri

Correlation of Gamma Glutamyl Transferase with Traditional Risk Markers of Cardiovascular Disease in Different Obesity Phenotypes BC11-BC15

Amit Kumar Meena, Sonali Sharma, Barkha Gupta, Asrar Ahmed

Effect of Six Months Yoga Intervention on Metabolic Profile and Carotid Intima Media Thickness in Prediabetes CC01-CC05

Neha Saboo, Sudhanshu Kacker, Jeevraj Rathore

Evaluation of Concurrent Malaria and Dengue Infections among Febrile Patients- A Cross-sectional Study DC01-DC04

Sangita Devubhai Vasava, Sucheta Jitendra Lakhani, Jitendra Devjibhai Lakhani

Bacterial Profile and Antimicrobial Susceptibility Pattern of Chronic Suppurative Otitis Media from a Tertiary Care Hospital in Kannauj, Uttar Pradesh, India DC05-DC08

Kiran Yadav, Sandeep Kaushik, Kumkum Rani, Anuj Kumar Tyagi

Laboratory Diagnosis of SARS Corona Virus-2 Infection: Single Centre Experience of First 12,000 Samples DC09-DC12

Prashant Patil, Pratik Thosani, Santosh Karade, Kavita Bala Anand, SPS Shergill, Sourav Sen, Rajiv Mohan Gupta

Cutaneous Diphtheria by Nontoxigenic Corynebacterium Diphtheriae in Diabetic Patient: A Case Report DD01-DD03

Pooja Singla, Pratibha Mane, Prashant Singh

Syncephalastrum racemosum as a Rare Agent of Rhino-orbital Mucormycosis: A Case Report and Review DD04-DD06

Neelam Gulati, Poonam Gupta, Charu Nayyar, BL Sherwal, Sunil Kumar

Primary Cutaneous Cryptococcosis: A Rare Masquerading Presentation of Cryptococcus Infection DD07-DD09

Tanisha Bharara, Shalini Upadhyay, Mohinder Pal Singh Sawhney, Manisha Khandait

Utility of Kumkum as a Counterstain in Histopathological Evaluation of Cervix: An Unexplored Archaic Behooveful Colourant EC01-EC06

N Navya, BN Kumarguru, AS Ramaswamy, GK Swethadri, P Janakiraman

Expression of p16 and Galectin3 in Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Uterine Cervix, in Relation to the Histomorphological Variants: A Cross-sectional Analysis EC07-EC12

Sarbashis Hota, Tushar Kanti Das

Role of Immunohistochemical Markers p53 and Ki-67 in Grading of Glial Tumours: A Prospective Study EC13-EC17

Aparna Bhardwaj, Aparna Singh, Sanjay Kaushik, Sanjeev Kishore, Seema Acharya

Predicting Significance of Blood Parameters in Diagnosis of Prostate Carcinoma in a Tertiary Center in Udaipur, Rajasthan EC18-EC21

Gulshan Kumar Mukhiya, Geeta W Mukhiya, Neelam Jain, Manisha Jain, Khushi Mukhiya

Angioleiomyoma of the Uterus with Extensive Hyaline Degeneration- A Rare Case Report with Brief Review of Literature ED01-ED03

Devi Subbarayan, Vijayashree Raghavan, Priyadharshini Kumar, Vijayalakshmi Kandasamy

Malignant Phyllodes Tumour with Rhabdomyosarcomatous Differentiation: A Rare Phenomenon ED04-ED06

Kusum Yadav, Jitendra Singh Nigam, Anshul Singh, Vatsala Misra

Clear Cell Sarcoma of Kidney in Adult with Extensive Invasion of Pelvic Veins: Dual Aberration ED07-ED09

Sarojini Raman, Prajna Das, Kanakalata Dash, Saroj Ranjan Sahu, Sabyasachi Parida

Unique Case of Mediastinal Teratoma with Unusual components ED10-ED12

Anand Deodhar, Dinesh Kulkarni

Cellular Testicular Fibroma of Gonadal Stroma with Extensive Myoid Differentiation: A Mimicker of Testicular Leiomyoma ED13-ED15

Anuradha CK Rao, Sanila Rahim, Nazran Akbar Hussain

Pathology of COVID-19: A Review of Emerging Evidences from Autopsy Studies EE01-EE05

Seetu Palo, Debadutta Mishra

Anticonvulsant Effect of Nebivolol alone and in Combination with Phenytoin against Maximal Electroshock-Induced Seizures in Mice FC01-FC03

Anuranjani Dhamodharan, Nitya Selvaraj, R Meenakshi

A Prospective Observational Study on the Effects of Antidepressant Treatment on Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Adrenal Axis Regulation in Treatment-Resistant Depression FC04-FC07

Kavita, Manoj Kumar Sahu, Pravin Gunderao Dhone, Ravi Kant Tiwari, Rajesh Hishikar

Perception of Students and Faculties towards Implementation of Concept Mapping in Pharmacology: A Cross-sectional Interventional Study FC08-FC13

Sarmila Nath, Swati Bhattacharyya, Pallavi Preetinanda

Study on Synergistic Effect of Bromocriptine and Sitagliptin in Streptozotocin-induced Diabetic Rats FC14-FC17

Govindaraj Nileshraj, Chandrasekaran Swithraa, Murugesan Sakthibalan, Maruti Shripati Sawadkar

Pentasomy X Syndrome in Neonate: A Rare Disorder GD01-GD03

Prashant Sanjay Jagtap, Smarajit Maiti, Neeraja Koppaka, UshangKate, Anurita Pais

A Novel Methyl-CpG Binding Protein 2 (MECP2) Variant in an Indian Girl with Rett Syndrome GD04-GD06

Pratiksha Chheda, Shailesh Pande, Tavisha Dama, Dollar Goradia, Sushant Vinarkar

COVID-19 Prevention Protocol for an Organised Mass Gathering-An Essential Requisite in Pandemic and Post-Pandemic Phase IM01-IM04

Sheen Job, Mayank Kapoor, Prasan Kumar Panda, Latika Mohan, Ravikant

A Case of BRASH Syndrome, Refractory Acidosis Necessitating Multimodal Approach to Treat it KD01-KD03

Siva Kumar Aytha

Knowledge, Attitude and Practice for Brucellosis amongst Migratory Animal Handlers: A Cross-sectional Study in Maharashtra, India LC01-LC04

SatishL Ghugey, Maninder Singh Setia, Jyotsna S Deshmukh

A Survey to Assess the Knowledge, Attitude and Practice about COVID-19 Pandemic from West Bengal, India LC05-LC09

Subhrojyoti Bhowmick, Saksham Parolia, Shubham Jana, Debarati Kundu, Sujit Karpurkayastha, Krishnangshu Ray, Nina Das, Asok Kumar Mandal

Health Beliefs on Chronic Disease Management and Changes in Daily Routine among Thai Pilgrims during the Haj: A Qualitative Study LC10-LC14

Muhammadfahmee Talek, Charnchai Chaisukkosol, Wit Wichaidit

Assessment of Knowledge and Premarital Screening Regarding Sickle Cell Disease among Adults LC15-LC19

Prerana Tarachandji Sakharwade, Vaishnavi Dipak Joshi

Retinopathy of Prematurity: Nurses’ Perspectives LE01-LE06

Bindu K Sankar, Hrishikesh Amin, KM Riaz, P Pappa, Shalu Varghese

Hearing-impaired Children and Adults in Need of Cochlear Implant- A Hospital Based Cross-sectional Study MC01-MC05

Malik MD Islahuddin, Rajeev Kumar Nishad, Mangal Singh

Interpretation of Variation in Corneal Parameters with Age using Pentacam: A Cross-sectional Study NC01-NC04

Harvinder Nagpal, Mandeep Kaur

Vernal Keratoconjunctivitis- A Survey on Practice Patterns and Perspectives of Indian Ophthalmologists NC05-NC08

Shwetha N Chandranna, Ratthiga Balagopal, Santosh Achappa, Kaushal Kumar

Can Needle Bevel Tip Orientation Influence Pain Perception Associated with Intravitreal Injection? NC09-NC12

Rakesh Kumar Jha, Sankalp Seth

Invasive Aspergillosis of Right Maxillary Sinus with Orbital Extension in an Immunocompetent Individual ND01-ND03

Sachin Daigavane, Madhumita Prasad, Sana Beg, Jigna Motwani

Optic Neuritis in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: A Case Series NR01-NR04

Niharika Krishna Shetty, Divya Prasad

Prevalence and Clinical Characteristics of Nonalcoholic Liver Disease in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Patients: A Cross-sectional Study OC01-OC04

Lakshmi Ravansamudram Hariharan, Jayanty Venakata Balasubra Maniyan

Mortality Profile of Critical Patients in Medical Intensive Care Unit of Government Medical College of Central India OC05-OC08

Jyoti Tiwari, Sumit Rawat, Anju Jha, Ramesh Pandey

A Study of the Clinico-epidemiological Profile of COVID-19 Patients Admitted in a Tertiary Care Hospital in India OC09-OC13

Charvi Patel, Sonali Palkar, Purwa Doke, Rupeshkumar Deshmukh

Remdesivir versus Standard of Care in Moderate to Severe COVID-19 Patients: A Retrospective Study OC14-OC17

JM Jeetendra Kumar, SB Vaibhav, HR Avinash, P Pratheek

Neutrophil-to-Lymphocyte Ratio and Platelet-to-Lymphocyte Ratio in Adult-Onset Still Disease, their Relationship with Baseline Disease Activity and Subsequent Disease Course: A Single-Center Retrospective Cohort Study OC18-OC21

Firdevs Ulutas, Hande Senol, Veli Çobankara, Ugur Karasu, Serdar Kaymaz

Correlation of Pulmonary Function Tests with Anthropometry and Glycaemic Control in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus-A Cross-sectional Study OC22-OC26

Aiswarya Roy Karintholil, Akshatha Rao Aroor, Joel Sabu, Joshua Chacko

Screening for Non-alcoholic Liver Disease in Type 2 Diabetic Patients and its Association with Age, BMI and Duration of Diabetes Mellitus- A Cross-sectional Study OC27-OC30

Ajoy Tewari, Vineeta Tewari, Jay Tewari

Effectiveness of a Nutritional Education Intervention Focussed on Iron among School Children in National Capital Region and Mumbai OC31-OC36

Richa Bharti, Ankita Marwaha, Teena Badshah, Rupali Sengupta, Bhavna Barmi, Eram Rao, Jagmeet Madan, Binu Bhatia

Poststreptococcal Glomerulonephritis without Hypertension in a Patient with Concealed Skin Lesions OD01-OD03

Swarna Krishnamoorthy, Viswanathan Pandurangan, V Siva Prakash, RB Sudagar Singh

Tuberculosis Masking Hodgkin’s Lymphoma: A Case Report OD04-OD06

Nitin Rustogi, Bishakha Swain

Mounier-Kuhn Syndrome- A Rare Case Report OD07-OD09

Yash Rana, Ujwal Jain, Saket Kumar, Arti D Shah, Kusum V Shah

Monoclonal Gammopathy Presenting as Peripheral Neuropathy OD10-OD11

Vishaka Agarwal, Koukutla Soundarya Rajeshwari, KT Jayakumar, Satish, Chetan Somu

Clinical Significance of DJ Stent Culture in Patients with Indwelling Ureteral Stents Prior to Endourological Intervention- A Single Centre Prospective Cohort Study PC01-PC05

Nimit Solanki, Sharat Chandra Dash, Anoop Handa, Gagandeep Singh, Pooja Mahajan, Sachin Khandelwal

Clinical Pattern and Management of Retroperitoneal Teratomas in a Tertiary Paediatric Centre: A Retrospective Study PC06-PC09

Prasanta Kumar Tripathy, Pradeep Kumar Jena, Kaumudee Pattnaik

Evaluation of Risk Factors for Septic Complications after Laparotomy for Abdominal Trauma: A Longitudinal Cohort Study PC10-PC14

Rajan Prasad Gupta, Arun Kumar Gupta, Nikhil Gupta, Raghav Yelamanchi, Lalit Kumar Bansal, CK Durga

Clinicopathological Features, Management and Outcome of Paediatric Solid Renal Tumours in Southeast Nigeria: The Need for Protocol and Multidisciplinary Collaboration PC15-PC19

Okechukwu Hyginus Ekwunife, Jideofor Okechukwu Ugwu, Victor Ifeanyichukwu Modekwe, Chijioke Elias Ezeudu, Thomas Obiajulu Ulasi, Cornelius Ozobia Ukah

Comprehensive Analysis of Zachary’s Modification of Jones Tendon Transfer in Isolated High Radial Nerve Palsy PC20-PC25

Neeraj Kant Agrawal, Mahendra Kumar Gupta

Management of Liver Abscesses at a Teaching Hospital in Rural Haryana- A Prospective Study PC26-PC30

Pratul Arora, Pawan Tiwari, Prem Narayan Agarwal, Priti A garwal, Akhil Kumar Kainth, Dev Yadav

Retrospective Study on Safety and Efficacy of Transperitoneal Laparoscopic Surgery and Open Surgery for Retrocaval Ureter PC31-PC33

Dilip Kumar Pal, Ashutosh Kumar Tiwari, Krishnendu Maiti

Bilayer Mesh Repair for Inguinal Hernia- The Open Alternative to Laparoscopic Repairs PC34-PC37

Abinash Kanungo, Chinmaya Ranjan Behera, Riddhika Majumder, Subrajit Mishra, Subrat Kumar Sahu, Pran Singh Pujari

Isolated Proximal Ureteric Injury after a Penetrating Stab Wound to Lumbar Region PD01-PD02

Manav Goyal, G Sivasankar, J Sivabalan

Second Metacarpal Base Avulsion Fracture Due to the Extensor Carpi Radialis Longus Tendon: A Case Report PD01-PD02

Tanvi Rao, Jonathan Victor

Complex Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Salvages a Patient with Recurrent Acute Coronary Syndrome and Ischaemic Heart Failure with Multiple Life Threatening Co-morbidities: A Case Report PD03-PD05

Brajesh Kunwar, Farah Ingle, Atul Ingle, Chandrasekhar Tulagseri

Enchondromatosis Affecting the Foot: A Case Report PD06-PD08

Steven R Edwards, Mark F Gilheany

Presence of Chaperone during Pelvic Examination: Women’s Opinions and Preferences in a Tertiary Hospital in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State, Nigeria QC01-QC04

Chidebe Christian Anikwe, Chiadikobi John Irechukwu, Christian Okechukwu Ogah, Cyril Chijioke Ikeoha, Bartholomew Chukwunonye Okorochukwu, Francis Chigozie Okoroafor, Okechukwu Emmanuel Ndukwe

Umbilical Cord Abnormalities and Maternal and Perinatal Outcome: A Prospective Observational Study QC05-QC09

Kalpna Kulshrestha, Debbarma Sukla, Kalpana Verma

Validity of Hysteroscopy and Transvaginal Sonography in Evaluating Abnormal Uterine Bleeding- A Retrospective Study QC10-QC13

Sangam Jha, Monika Anant, Upasna Sinha

Maternal Near Miss Events in Tertiary Care Hospital: A Retrospective Observational Study QC14-QC17

SonaliJ Ingole, Shilpa N Chaudhary

Comparison of Depot Medroxyprogesterone Acetate and Postpartum Intrauterine Contraceptive Device in a Teaching Institute of Rural Bengal: A Longitudinal Cohort Study QC18-QC20

Sougata Kumar Burman, Jayeeta Mukherjee, Ranita Roy Chowdhury, Soumen Deb

Assessment of Birth Preparedness and Complication Readiness among Postnatal Mothers in Tertiary Care Hospital, West Bengal QC21-QC26

Bratadipa Sau, Santanu Ghosh, Amrita Samanta

Genital Wart during Pregnancy: A Rare Case QD01-QD02

Vandana Verma, Pragya Shree, Shweta Kumar

Effect of Teriparatide in Fracture Healing in Lower Limbs- An Interventional Study RC01-RC04

Sanjeev Kumar, Girish Sahni, Harjit K Singh Chawla, Daljinder Singh

Functional and Radiological Outcome of Unstable Intertrochanteric Fracture in Old Age Treated with Proximal Femoral Nail Antirotation-2 RC05-RC07

OP Jamshad, Jacob Mathew, Raju Karuppal

Early Quadriceps Wasting after Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction in Young Adults: A Prospective Study RC08-RC11

Shubham Agarwal, Hemant Jain, Kishore Raichandani, Jagdish Godara, Sunil Choudhary

Parental Outlook and Problems Faced during Lockdown in COVID-19 Pandemic: Experience from a Paediatric Haematology-Oncology Unit in a Developing Country- A Questionnaire-Based Survey SC01-SC04

Supriya Maheshwari, Sumit Mehndiratta, Amitabh

Neonatal Umbilical Myiasis A Rare Case Report SD01-SD02

Sonu Kumar, Poonam Dalal, Neha, Ankit Singla

A Case Series on NeuroborreliosisAn Emerging Infection in India SR01-SR03

Rachna Sehgal, Meenakshi Bhatt

Atypical and Severe Manifestations of Scrub Typhus in Children: Hiding without the Rash SR04-SR06

Ashish Marwah, Poonam Mehta Nee Marwrwah

Variability of Standard Liver Volume by 2D Ultrasound: A Cross-sectional Study from Eastern India TC01-TC04

Partha Sarathi Ain, Uttam Kumar Roy, Krishna Sen, Debes Ray, Jayanta Pal

Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Granulosa Cell Tumour of the Ovary: A Case Report TD01-TD03

Pratiksha Yadav, Rubab K Sekhon, Muralinath Krishnarjun, Khushali D Parikh, Shirish S Chandanwale

Splenic Hydatid Cyst- A Case Report TD04-TD07

Leena Kumar, Harshavardhan Balaganesan, Sanjay Ballari, Pooja Varwatte, Meenal Jain

Clinical Efficacy of Ambu Aura Gain vs Laryngeal Mask Airway Proseal in Paediatric Patients Undergoing Elective Surgery under General Anaesthesia: A Randomised Controlled Trial UC01-UC05

Nidhi Agrawal, Shailly Kumar, Arushi Gupta

Effect of Preoperative Nebulised Dexamethasone and Nebulised Magnesium Sulphate on Postoperative Sore Throat in Prone Position Surgeries- A Randomised Double-Blind Study UC06-UC10

G Manuj Kumar, BT Arish

Prospective Cohort Study Comparing Varying Doses of Cisatracurium and Atracurium on Intubating Conditions in Patients Undergoing Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy UC11-UC13

Chandrasekharan Anjali, Korumbil Raghavan Radha, Kannammadathy Poulose Biji

Popliteal Nerve Block as an Alternative to Spinal Anaesthesia for Ankle Surgery in Comorbid Patient- A Case Report UD01-UD02

Priya Kishnani, Dharmishthaben Chakarani, Jigisha Mehta, Malini Mehta

Use of Dexmedetomidine as an Adjuvant to Propofol along with Neurophysiological Monitoring of the Seventh Cranial Nerve during Cerebello- Pontine Tumour Excision Surgery UD03-UD04

Pooja Arpan Shah, Gayatri Vasagadekar, Akhilesh Chhaya

Perioperative Management of Button Battery Foreign Bodies in the Paediatric Aerodigestive Tract- A Case Series and Review of Literature UR01-UR03

Vibha Chhabra, Mukul Kumar Jain, Poonam Motiani, Abhishek Gupta, Apurva Sadhoo

Role of Age at Onset in the Clinical Presentation of Bipolar Disorder VC01-VC04

Ajitabh Soni, Paramjeet Singh, Raghav Shah, Sunil Kumar, Lalit Batra

Estimation of Perceived Stress among Doctors in a Peripheral Tertiary Government Medical College of West Bengal: A Cross-sectional Study VC05-VC08

Ranjan Das, Nazrul Mallick, Ashis Debnath, Bijit Biswas, Sumit Mukherjee

Clinical Study on Outcome of Treatment for Herpes Zoster WC01-WC04

Kishan Rasubhai Ninama, Rashmi Sameer Mahajan, Atmakalyani Rashmi Shah, Apexa Prakash Jain

Recurrent Myxoid Chondrosarcoma of Mandible: A Case Report XD01-XD02

Prabha Verma, Rohini Khurana, Sambit Swarup Nanda, Satyajeet Rath

Influence of Stress and Anxiety on Sports Injuries in Athletes YE01-YE05

Sajjan Pal, Sheetal kalra, Supriya Awasthi

Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Strategies in Post COVID-19 Infection: A Narrative Review YE06-YE09

Nityal Kumar Alagingi

Manual Therapy Combined with Therapeutic Exercise Vs Therapeutic Exercise Alone for Shoulder Impingement Syndrome: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis YE10-YE17

Saurabh Sharma, Mohammed Ejaz Hussain, Shalini Sharma

Effect of Enamel Pre-etching with Sodium Hypochlorite Deproteinisation and Bonding Agent on Retention and Microleakage of Pit and Fissure Sealants: An In-vitro Study ZC01-ZC05

VV Mubeena, Tharian B Emmatty, Kumar Kavita, Bijimole Jose, AM Riswana

Influence of Isolation Methods on Retention of Pit and Fissure Sealants in Young Permanent Teeth based on Simonsen’s Criteria: A Randomised Clinical Trial ZC06-ZC09

Madhuri Bandi, Sreekanth Kumar Mallineni, Sivakumar Nuvvula

Knowledge and Self-Perceived Confidence Level in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery among Dental Interns in Riyadh ZC10-ZC14

Alhanouf Alhulayyil, Lujain Alsaleh, Saba Alshareef, Lubna Elsayed, Mamata Hebbal

Antibacterial Efficacy of Different Herbal Based Irrigant Solutions in Deciduous Teeth ZC15-ZC19

Naamatullah Ahmed Mohammed, Bahar Jaafar Selivany

Evaluation of Grape Seed Formulation as an Adjunct to Scaling and Root Planing on Oxidative Stress, Inflammatory Status and Glycaemic Control in Type-2 Diabetic Patients with Chronic Periodontitis: A Randomised Controlled Trial ZC20-ZC25

Sameekshya Acharya, Sheela Kumar Gujjari, KA Sudarshan Murthy, Rishika Battula

Customised Ball Attachment Retained Cheek Plumpers to Enhance Facial Aesthetics: A Case Report ZD01-ZD03

Priyanka Pavankumar Patil

Guided Bone Regeneration- A Comprehensive Review ZE01-ZE04

Vineetha Venugopalan, Anegundi Raghavendra Vamsi, Santhosh Shenoy, Karishma Ashok, Biju Thomas

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