Contents
VOL 48 July 2000

Editorial
Is Interferon - Alpha Useful in Acute Prolonged Hepatitis B?
SK Nandwani, P Abraham

Original Articles
Interferon-
a in the Treatment of Acute Prolonged Hepatitis B Virus Infection
SS Kundu, AK Kundu, NK Pal

Near Drowning in Cold Water
SR Mehta, KV Srinivasan, MS Bindra, MR Kumar, AK Lahiri

Aspergillosis of Central Nervous System : A study of 21 Patients seen in a University Hospital in South India
JMK Murthy, C Sundaram, VSSV Prasad, AK Purohit, S Rammurti, V Laxmi

Hypothalamo-Pituitary-Adrenal Axis Function in Asthmatics Taking Low Dose Inhaled Beclomethasone Dipropionate
D Gupta, D Behera, H Lalrinmawia, RJ Dash

Retardation of Coronary Atherosclerosis with Yoga Lifestyle Intervention
SC Manchanda, R Narang, KS Reddy, U Sachdeva, D Prabhakaran, S Dharmanand, M Rajani, R Bijlani

Medical Problems in Surgical Patients
AS Kasthuri, BM Nagpal, A Handa, YD Singh

Adequacy Assessment of Oxygen Therapy
V Singh, K Kothari, R Khandelwal

Short Articles
Ocular Cysticercosis - A Review of 25 Cases
Sarada David, Elizabeth Mathai

Colonic Tuberculosis : Colonoscopic Appearance and Clinico-Pathologic Analysis
HS Das, P Rathi, Prabha Sawant, CM Chodankar, K Vyas, V Patrawala, Sheetal Dhadphale

Pictorial CME
Haemophilic Arthropathy
AG Diwan, KK Krishna, RR Sanghvi, AH Karnam, DK Mitra

Update Article
ACE Inhibitors - Revisited
I Sathyamurthy, K Jayanthi

Review Articles
Role of Echocardiography in Acute Myocardial Infarction
N Garg, AK Agarwal

Nutrition in Dialysis Patients
D Sen, J Prakash

Miscellania
Mitral Valve Prolapse Syndrome
BM Hegde

Case Reports
Atrioventricular Nodal Reentrant Tachycardia with Atrioventricular Block
UM Pandurangi, S Hameed, AM Vora, YY Lokhandwala

Infective Endocarditis as a Cause of Fever in Hemodialysis Patients
Urmila Anandh, R Kishore, HS Ballal

Citric Acid Treatment of Diabetic Foot : A Simple and Effective Approach
BS Nagoba, PB Kulkarni, BJ Wadher, Ujjwala P Kulkarni, L Mahabaleshwar

Stevens-Johnson Syndrome Due to Carbamazepine
P Ramadasan, S Chaudhury, S Vaishampayne, TR John

Cerebral Infarction in a Young Male Following Viper Envenomation
JN Panicker, S Madhusudanan

Bleeding Complications During Coumarin Therapy Due to Amiodarone and Azithromycin
Vijaya Bharat,Bijoya Mohanty

Documentation
Primary Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma of the Larynx Presenting with Protracted Cough

SS Kundu, AK Kundu, NK Pal

Rhinocerebral Mucormycosis Presenting as Polyneuritis Cranialis
D Sareen, PK Goyal

Familial Parkinsonism with Peripheral Neuropathy
A Rohatgi, Malini Kulshrestha, S Sachdeva

Cerebral Infarction in the Territory of Anterior Cerebral Artery in a Woman with Antiphospholipid Syndrome
RK Garg, S Misra

Correspondence
Randomised Control Trial on the Effective Dose of Anti-Snake Venom in Cases of Snake Bite with Systemic Envenomation
SK Seth, PP Varma, R Pakhetra

Effect of Antioxidant Therapy on Serum Superoxide Dismutase Activity in Patients with Type-2 Diabetes
Mellitus P Gupta, RK Goyal, S Maheshwari, GG Kaushik

Ciprofloxacin in the Management of Soft Tissue Infections in Diabetes Mellitus
AH Zargar, SR Masoodi, BA Laway, AI Wani, MI Bashir

Newer Antimalarials
Saroj K Mishra, S Mohanty

Hemiparesis Secondary to Malaria
VP Gopinathan

Severe Hyponatremia in a Chronic Schizophrenic Patient
CS Sridhar

Pancreatic Tuberculosis
PV Rao

Brainstem Hemorrhage Simulating Transient Ischemic Attack
S Kaul

Announcement