Contents
Vol. 50 March 2002

Editorial
Multidrug Resistant Salmonellosis : An Escalating Problem
AR Chogle

Original Articles
Antimicrobial Susceptibility Pattern of Enterococcus Species from Urinary Tract Infections
Priya A Miskeen, Lina Deodhar

Squatting, Blood Pressure and Stroke
SD Chakrabarti, R Ganguly, SK Chatterjee, A Chakravarty

A Comparative Evaluation of the Effects of Oral Lorazepam, Alprazolam and Diazepam on Venous Admixture
A Naqib, B Mir, A Beigh

A Randomized Placebo Controlled Trial of Inolter (Herbal Product) in the Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes
RP Agrawal, Aradhana Sharma, AS Dua, Chandershekhar, DK Kochar, RP Kothari

Short Article
Evaluation of Clinical Criteria for the Diagnosis of Leptospirosis
AM Bal, AL Kakrani, RS Bharadwaj,AS Kagal, SA Joshi, VP Arjunwadkar

Comparative Evaluation of Market Spacer and Home Made Spacer in the Management of Bronchial Asthma
Rajkumar, HK Vatsa, SN Gaur

Basic Sciences
Inhibition of Membrane Na+-K+ ATPase Activity : A Common Pathway in Central Nervous System Disorders
AR Kumar, PA Kurup

Update Article
Current Concepts in the Management of Acute Ischemic Stroke
D Sareen

Review Article
Human Strongyloidiasis in AIDS Era : Its Zoonotic Importance
S Singh

Miscellania
Health Care Delivery in India Today
BM Hegde

Medical Philately
JV Paidhungat

Pictorial CME
M Rajendran, MKS Kolunthu, R Rajasekaran, R Kishore

Case Reports
Ciprofloxacin-Resistant Typhoid with Incomplete Response to Cefotaxime
MR Prabha Adhikari, Srikala Baliga

Ciprofloxacin-Induced QTc Prolongation
H Singh, K Kishore, MS Gupta, S Khetarpal, S Jain, M Mangla

Quadriplegia Complicating Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament
Y Gokhale, D Godkar, U Hedge, NK Hase

Myopathy Secondary to Simvastatin in a Type 2 Diabetic Patient
H Udawat, RK Goyal

Linear Scleroderma and Autoimmune Hemolytic Anaemia
A Wanchu, A Sud, P Bambery

Respiratory Failure in Acute Intermittent Porphyria
A Tyagi, R Chawla, AK Sethi, A Bhattacharya

Sleep Disorders Versus Epilepsy : Use of Video EEG as a Diagnostic Tool
SK Choudhary, M Bhatia

Documentation
Cerebrotendinous Xanthomatosis
A Jayabal, A Jayavelu, M Dhanaraj

Acute Pituitary Necrosis Following Snake Envenomation
G Lalitha Murthy, A Krishanaprasad, VR Srinivasan, S Sundaram

Life Threatening Stridor Due to Bilateral Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve Palsy as an Isolated Manifestation of Intermediate Syndrome
SR Vaidya, MM Salvi, ND Karnik, U Sunder, ME Yeolekar

Correspondence
Burkittís Lymphoma
SR Tankhiwale, MP Holey, BS Yelke, WK Raut, SK Bobhate

Who Will Bell The Cat?
AC Anand

Bruxism as Presenting Feature of Parkinsonís Disease
T Srivastava, M Ahuja, Meenal Srivastava, A Trivedi

Coombís Negative Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia with Thrombocytopenia (Evanís Syndrome)
VD Maheshwari, R Kumar, S Singh

Relapse Pattern of Plasmodium vivax in Mumbai : A Study of 283 Cases of Vivax Malaria
TD Khatri

Isoniazid Chemoprophylaxis in Indian Scenario : Need for a Practical Approach?
R Dixit, N Joshi, NK Jain

Filarial Lymphoedema and Alpha-1-Adrenergic Receptor Blockade
RE Godbole, HR Godbole

Announcements

Check List for Contributors

Indian Guidelines of Bronchial Asthma in Adults