Contents
Vol. 51 January 2003

Editorial
The Widal Test - More Than 100 Years Old : Abused But Still Used
Camilla Rodrigues

Original Articles
Role of Modified Widal Test in the Diagnosis of Enteric Fever
AP Pai, GV Koppikar, S Deshpande

Effect of Cardiac Rehabilitation on Lipid Profile
NM Fard, NS Zadegan, F Sajadi, M Rafiei, N Abdar

Profile of Female Patients Undergoing Coronary Angiogram at a Tertiary Centre
A Oomman, I Sathyamurthy, P Ramachandran, Sunitha Verghese, K Subramanyan, MS Kalarickal, M Najeeb, R Mao

Prevalence and Risk Factors of Hypertension in a Selected South Indian Population - The Chennai Urban Population Study
CS Shanthirani, R Pradeepa, R Deepa, G Premalatha, R Saroja, V Mohan

Current Status of Status of Drug Resistance Among Gram-Negative Bacilli Isolated from Admitted Cases in a Tertiary Care Centre
SV Chitnis, V Chitnis, N Sharma, DS Chitnis

Pulmonary Manifestations in Brucellosis : A Report on Seven Cases from Bikaner (North-West India)
DK Kochar, BV Sharma, S Gupta, R Jain, LA Gauri, T Srivastava

Effect of Oral Magnesium Supplementation on the Lipid Profile and Blood Glucose of Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
J Lal, Kamini Vasudev, AK Kela, SK Jain

Short Articles
Prophylactic Use of Clobazam in Hot Water Epilepsy
M Dhanaraj, A Jayavelu

Brief Communication
Internet Resources for Hemato-Oncologist
I Panigrahi, SR Phadke

Medical Philately
JV Pai-Dhungat

Pictorial CME
SK Bhadada, AG Unnikrishnan, R Kumar,
DVS Reddy, NK Agarwal, SK Singh, JK Agrawal

Update Article
Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptors as Molecular Targets for Drug Therapy
GR Sridhar

Review Articles
The Babinski Sign - A Critical Review SP Kumar Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia
AK Pande

Case Reports
Myelitis as a Presenting Feature of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
SS Suralkar, LS Bichile, AS Sonawale, AG Rajyadhyaksha, C Kothari

Pseudohypoparathyroidism with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
LS Somasundaram, R Sankaranarayanan

MR Venography in Cerebral Venous Sinus Thrombosis
KK Krishna, P Prakash, MM Jain, AG Diwan

Brain Metastasis from Parathyroid Carcinoma
DK Kar, Anjali Mishra, Saroj Kanta Mishra

Flutamide-Induced Hepatotoxicity with Possible Potentiation by Simvastatin
Unnati Ashar, D Desai, Anita Bhaduri

Acute Pancreatitis Following Propoxyfur (Baygon) Ingestion
S Singh, S Parthasarathy, Archana Sud, A Wanchu, P Bambery

Documentation
Recurrent Aphthous Ulcers in Subclinical Coeliac Disease
RK Patial

Mycobacterium chelonae Infection Following Laparoscopic Inguinal Herniorrhaphy
NK Sethi, PK Aggarwal, L Duggal, VP Sachar

Morgagni Hernia in Adult Presenting as Cardiomegaly
CG Sajeev, J Francis, TNS Roy, M Fassaludeen, K Venugopal

Miliary Tuberculosis Presenting as Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome
Ruchi Dhall, A Kakar Correspondence

Outbreak of Polyarthritis with Pyrexia in Western Rajasthan
A Kakar, R Gupta, A Pandhi, A Kumar

Comparison of Accuracy and Safety of CT Guided and Unguided Transthoracic FNAB in Diagnosis of Lung Lesions
PR Mohapatra, V Saini

Acute Fatal Paraquat Poisoning RK Patial Blood Pressure Lowering Effect of Sildenafil Citrate in Diabetes
CS Gautam, A Bhalla, R Singh

Reye’s Syndrome
S Deepak, RS Raj, NS Sibi, W Joseph, M Thomas

Beneficial Role of Granulocyte Colony Stimulating Factor in Foot Infection in Diabetic Patients
V Viswanathan, Uma Mahesh, M Jayaraman, K Shina, A Ramachandram

Glycosuria in Organophosphate and Carbamate Poisoning
AR Moatamedi, CV Anand

Schizencephaly
TB Singh, TB Singh, S Bhagyabati Devi, NB Singh, R Debbarman, W Jatishwor

System of Modern Medicine and Herbal Drugs
HR Chaudhary

A Sold Out Soul Cannot Impersonate to be a Purcher
HS Bawaskar

Indian Guidelines for the Management of Rheumatoid Arthritis
RD Lele

Golden Jubilee Celebration of JAPI :
Proceedings of Workshop on Clinical Research Methodology

Scientific Programme
APICON 2003, Varanasi

CME Programme

Scientific Programme

Indian College of Physicians

Participating Associations

Diabetic Association of India

Indian Society of Electrocardiography

Announcements

Check List for Contributors

Book Review

Erratum