Contents
Vol. 50 May 2002

Editorial
Yoga Practices and Hypertension
ME Yeolekar

Original Articles
Therapeutic Potential of Yoga Practices in Modifying Cardiovascular Risk Profile in Middle Aged Men and Women
A Damodaran, A Malathi, N Patil, N Shah, Suryavanshi, S Marathe

Response of Regimens of Insulin Therapy in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Subjects with Secondary Failure
AH Zargar, SR Masoodi, BA Laway, AI Wani, MI Bashir

Percutaneous Treatment of Hepatic Hydatid Cysts Using Hypertonic Saline
M Dwivedi, SP Misra, S Dwivedi, S Kumar, V Misra

Clinical Implications of Viral Activity in Dual Infection with Hepatitis B and C in Chronic Liver Disease
RC Guptan, V Thakur, V Malhotra, SK Sarin

Lipoprotein(a) in South Indian Type 2 Diabetic Subjects in Relation to Diabetic Vascular Complications
R Deepa, Anjana Mohan, M Rema, SP Haranath, G Saravanan, V Mohan

Open Label, Randomised, Comparative Phase III Safety and Efficacy Study with Conventional Amphotericin B and Liposomal Amphotericin B in Patients with Systemic Fungal Infection
PV Bodhe, RN Kotwani, BG Kirodian, NA Kshirsagar, SK Pandya

Changing Trends in Clinical Presentations in Referred Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infected Persons in Pune, India
MV Ghate, AD Divekar, AR Risbud, MR Thakar, RG Brahme, SM Mehendale

Autologous Transfusion - A Viable Alternative
P Deb

Short Article
Hematopoietic Growth Factors in Drug-Induced Agranulocytosis
K Pavithran, M Thomas

Comparison of the Efficacy and Safety of Pravastatin and Simvastatin in Heart Transplantation
K Vivekananthan, MR Mehra, PA Uber, H DeGruiter, CJ Lavie, RV Milani

Can Fall in Anti-H. pylori IgG Titres Indicate Eradication?
V Kate, N Ananthakrishnan, S Badrinath

Miscellania
What a Machine - This Human Body?
BM Hegde

Medical Philately
JV Paidhungat

Pictorial CME
A Agarwal, N Gupta, H Udawat, RK Goyal

Update Article
Geriatric Medicine Programs in India : Has the Time Arrived?
TS Dharmarajan, CS Pitchumoni

Novel Diagnostic and Therapeutic Approaches in Medullary Carcinoma of Thyroid : Emerging Role of Nuclear Medicine in its Management
S Basu, N Nair

Review Article
Aetiopathogenesis and Management of Diabetic Neuropathy
S Afzaal, M Singh, I Saleem

Vocal Cord Dysfunction Masquerading as Bronchial Asthma
HS Hira

Case Reports
Gerbodeís Defect - A Rare Type of Ventricular Septal Defect
K Saravu, S Sheshadri, TG Sean, PG Pai

Typhoid Hepatitis
AK Kundu

Bilateral Haemorrhagic Cerebellar Infarction Following Honey Bee Sting
R Bhat, KR Bhat, Shivashankar, R Pais

Posterior Leukoencephalopathy in a Girl with Acute Haemorrhagic Leukoencephalitis
RK Garg, MK Singh, AM Kar

Pneumocystis Carinii Pneumonia : Role of High Resolution Computed Tomography
S Gupta, SC Dash, S Sharma, SK Agarwal, D Bhowmik,M Wani, R Ramasethu, SC Tiwari, S Guleria, SN Mehta

Trichinosis of Psoas Muscle
H Mohan, Ritu Aggarwal, R Nada, RPS Punia, Monica Ahluwalia

Malignant Pheochromocytoma Cutaneous Metastases Presenting with Hemolytic Anemia and Pyrexia of Unknown Origin
R Srinivasan, Usha Kini, MK Babu, Elizabeth Jayaseelan, Rekha Pradeep

Early Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (Null-Cell Type) with Uncommon Presentation in Renal Transplant Recipient
SK Agarwal,A Dinda, D Saha, SC Dash, Rajshree Ramasethu, S Gupta, D Bhowmik, SC Tiwari

Documentation
Oculomotor Palsy Associated with Hepatitis E Infection
KK Yadav, A Rohatgi, SK Sharma, M Kulshrestha, S Sachdeva, V Paradasani

Homozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia
AG Diwan, KK Krishna, MM Jain, Maher Arafat, VR Sardesai, MN Dube

Hypothyroidism Presenting as Sleep Apnoea Hypopnoea Syndrome
AP Jain, K Gokhale, M Kapoor

Correspondence
Accidental Self Injection with Freundís Complete Adjuvant
PKD Shah

Haematopoietic Growth Factors in Chloramphenicol-Induced Agranulocytosis
AK Chawla, SM Laiq

Posterior Interosseous Nerve Injury due to Monkey Bite
Samhita Panda, M Bhatia

Hyperfibrinogenemia in Patients of Diabetes Mellitus in Relation to Glycemic Control and Urinary Albumin Excretion Rate
IS Menon

Drug Advertisements in Indian Medical Journals : Total Lack of Information : Requires Improvement
RS Bhatia

Spinal Muscular Atrophy
M Subbaiah

Non-Allopathic Systems of Medicine - Time to Reflect and Act
PK Pispati

Announcements

Check List for Contributors

Book Review