Contents
Vol. 49 November 2001

Editorial
Fenugreek and Insulin Resistance
V Mohan, M Balasubramanyam

Original Articles
Effect of Trigonella foenum-graecum (Fenugreek) Seeds on Glycaemic Control and Insulin Resistance in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus : A Double Blind Placebo Controlled Study
A Gupta, R Gupta, B Lal

A Study of Plasma Alpha-2-Macroglobulin Levels in Type 2 Diabetic Subjects with Microalbuminuria
J Ahmad, M Singh, M Saleemuddin

Circadian Pattern of Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Diseases in Geriatric Population
A Bhalla, Ashwani Sood, M Mahapatra, S DíCruz, R Singh

Electrophysiological Evaluation of 140 Hands with Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
V Goyal, M Bhatia, MV Padma, S Jain, MC Maheshwari

Ankle Brachial Index as a Predictor of Generalized Atherosclerosis
PG Raman, BS Thakur, V Mathew

Pancytopenia - A Six Year Study
R Kumar, SP Kalra, H Kumar, AC Anand, H Madan

Short Articles
Comparison of Aminophylline and Insulin-Dextrose Infusions in Acute Therapy of Hyperkalemia in End-Stage Renal Disease Patients
SK Mahajan, M Mangla, K Kishore

Safety and Efficacy of Liposomal Amphotericin B in Patients with Cryptococcal Meningitis
RN Kotwani, PC Gokhale, PV Bodhe, BG Kirodian, NA Kshirsagar

Pictorial CME
RK Patial, RK Behl

Update Article
Present Status of Various Inotropic Agents in Heart Failure
SR Mittal, N Maheshwari

Review Articles
Lipoprotein (a) : Role in Diabetes and its Vascular Complications
Anjana Mohan, V Srinivasan, R Deepa, V Mohan

A Current Perspective on Clubbing and Hypertrophic Osteoarthropathy
S Ramakrishnan, SK Das, Kavita Mishra

Medical Philately
JV Paidhungat

Case Reports
Chest Trauma Causing Acute Myocardial Infarction
AK Pande, HA Hajar

Multiple Myeloma Presenting as Proptosis and Sixth Nerve
Palsy NS Neki, RK Sharma, Neeraj Sharma, LS Multani

Duodenal Leiomyoma - A Rare Cause of Haematemesis
SM Shetty, S Kalokhe, P Rathi, Nutan Desai, KS Sethna, G Rajyadhyakha, Prabha Sawant

Cholelithiasis in a Child - An Unusual Presentation of Wilsonís Disease
RP Goswani, D Banerjee, D Shah

Systemic Hypersensitivity Reaction to Mesacol
A Sule, S Gaitonde, K Bhojani, G Mittal, C Balakrishnan, M Gurmeet, RB Deshpande, VR Joshi

Non-Hodgkinís Lymphoma with Pure Red Cell Aplasia
VP Singh, A Khanna, M Rai, S Sundar, PK Shukla, T Naresh, J Shukla

Streptococcus agalactiae Endocarditis
R Kannan, AM Komaranchath, T Mathew, B Ramprakash, T Sundararaman, KR Sethuraman

Documentation
Kala Azar in a Case of Chronic Hepatitis B with Cirrhosis of Liver
MC Dhar, S Chaudhuri, S Pain, TJ Sau, SR Bagchi

Piracetam in Post-hypoxic Action Myoclonus
AB Harsha, N Pai, D Shenoy, IM Chakrapani, IG Bhat

Correspondence
Exercise Induced Bronchospasm in House Dust Mite Sensitive Children
SV Joshi, HL Dhar

Hypertension in Elderly
AK Singh

Profile of Hypertension in Elderly Subjects
AK Singh, Manju Singh

Cranial Irradiation - An Unusual Cause for Diabetes Insipidus
BA Laway, SR Masoodi

Lichtenberg Figures
Anju Gupta

Fibrocalculous Pancreatic Diabetes and Macrovascular Disease
AG Unnikrishanan, RK Sahay, SK Bhadada, NK Agrawal, SK Singh, JK Agrawal

Juvenile Parkinsonís Disease
B Bansal, M Rajani, S Raghav, RJ Garg

Human Leptin Deficiency and Resistance
MK Garg, JS Saini

Announcements

Golden Jubilee Celebrations of JAPI

Book Reviews