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   2020| Dec  | Volume 9 | Issue 12  
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Is the medical teacher's mental health neglected? Effects of perceived student attitudes and behaviors on mental health and lifestyle of teachers in a rural university of western Maharashtra in India
Anshuman Jain, Mandar Padmakar Baviskar, Sandip Narawne, Rahul Kunkulol
Dec 2020, 9(12):6046-6050
  3 877 117
Psychological impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on healthcare workers in India: An observational study
Rachna Raj, Soujanya Koyalada, Amit Kumar, Stuti Kumari, Pooja Pani, Nishant , Kishore Kumar Singh
Dec 2020, 9(12):5921-5926
  2 15,492 1,168
Recurrent mucormycosis – Better understanding of treatment and management
Karthika Panneerselvam, M Sathish Kumar, Karthikeyan , A Mathan Mohan
Dec 2020, 9(12):6279-6281
  1 2,529 141
Comparison between two different successful approaches to COVID-19 pandemic in India (Dharavi versus Kerala)
Rahul K Pal, Gitismita Naik, Vinay Rathore, Kamal K Sahu, Raman Kumar
Dec 2020, 9(12):5827-5832
  1 3,572 264
Research in medicine: Perspective of a medical student
Nuthan Bhat
Dec 2020, 9(12):6293-6294
  1 388 62
Continuum of care for non-communicable diseases during COVID-19 pandemic in rural India: A mixed methods study
Balaji Gummidi, Oommen John, Vivekanand Jha
Dec 2020, 9(12):6012-6017
  1 3,834 400
Knowledge and practice of foot care in patients with diabetes mellitus attending primary care center at Security Forces Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia: A cross-sectional study
Mashail Mohammed AlOwais, Omer A Shido
Dec 2020, 9(12):5954-5960
  1 1,112 154
Assessing the awareness on occupational safety and health hazards among nursing staff of a teaching hospital
MS Prajwal, Kanakavalli K Kundury, MJ Sujay
Dec 2020, 9(12):5961-5970
  1 3,258 293
Effect of magnification and changes in tobacco pictorial warning on asceticism of tobacco use: An exploratory survey
Suresh K Sharma, Prasuna Jelly, Kalpana Thakur, Manoj Gupta
Dec 2020, 9(12):6051-6060
  1 802 66
Impact of temperature and sunshine duration on daily new cases and death due to COVID-19
Swati Thangariyal, Aayushi Rastogi, Arvind Tomar, Ajeet S Bhadoria, Sukriti Baweja
Dec 2020, 9(12):6091-6101
  1 582 90
Oral health status and treatment needs of children with special health care needs in rural and urban areas of Hyderabad – A cross sectional study
B Tapaswi Singh, V Pranitha, KS Dwijendra, G Nagarjuna, Naseemoon Shaik, R Kavya
Dec 2020, 9(12):6158-6163
  1 673 121
The insulin sharps disposal study: Evaluation of a structured patient education initiative in an urban community health centre in India
Kusum V Moray, K Manjunath, AJ Martina Shalini, Ruby Angeline Pricilla.S, Sushil Mathew John, Jasmin Helen Prasad
Dec 2020, 9(12):6164-6170
  1 635 101
Utilisation of nutritional support scheme among the patients of tuberculosis: A myth or a truth
Jarina Begum, Y Neelima, Syed I Ali, Satyajit Pattnaik, Dhananjaya Sharma
Dec 2020, 9(12):6109-6114
  1 1,009 150
Awareness and attitudes of Saudi parents toward otitis media in children
Mohammed Alsuhaibani, Muna Almijmaj, Abdulaziz Almushaigeh, Raghad Alhomidani, Yasser Aldakheel, Aqeel Alaqeel
Dec 2020, 9(12):6177-6182
  1 1,440 109
Primary health care and family physicians provide frontline care to the dermatology patients during the era of COVID-19: Recommendations and future directions
Badr Al-Khateeb
Dec 2020, 9(12):5862-5866
  1 969 170
Access, utilization, perceived quality, and satisfaction with health services at Mohalla (Community) Clinics of Delhi, India
Chandrakant Lahariya
Dec 2020, 9(12):5872-5880
  1 1,608 188
Understanding the emerging and reemerging terminologies amid the COVID-19 pandemic
Madhu Kumari Upadhyay, Khan Amir Maroof
Dec 2020, 9(12):5881-5887
  1 1,251 142
Medical certification of cause of death during COVID-19 pandemic – a challenging scenario
Deepak Juyal, Adarsh Kumar, Shekhar Pal, Shweta Thaledi, Shalabh Jauhari, Vijay Thawani
Dec 2020, 9(12):5896-5898
  1 1,106 126
Horner syndrome with transient visual impairment
Frank A Orlando, Maria Elisa Lupi
Dec 2020, 9(12):6273-6275
  - 738 84
Ventriculoperitoneal shunt presenting as umbilical CSF fistula
Meenakshi Yeola (Pate), Kushagra Singh
Dec 2020, 9(12):6276-6278
  - 1,062 65
Duloxetine-induced hyponatraemia in a patient with hypocortisolaemia
Mayuko Ikeguchi, Tetsuro Koide, Yasuhiro Hotta, Kumiko Ito
Dec 2020, 9(12):6282-6284
  - 838 65
Dengue fever presenting with severe myositis—An unusual presentation
Kartika Gulati, Rachna Pasi, Alpa Gupta, Kumar Satish Ravi
Dec 2020, 9(12):6285-6287
  - 864 84
Coexistence of disseminated tuberculosis and peripheral deep vein thrombosis in a child with newly diagnosed celiac disease: A rare entity
Shuchi Mehra, Kapil Bhalla, Poonam Dalal, Ashish Gupta, Deepak Nehra
Dec 2020, 9(12):6288-6290
  - 485 79
Colour coding-based client segmentation approach: A neglected yet powerful tool to tackle non communicable diseases in high burden and low resource setting countries- A primary care approach
Sudip Bhattacharya, Om Prakash Bera, Dhananjay Kumar Singh, Md Mahbub Hossain, Shailesh Tripathi, Sandeep Boora, Amarjeet Singh
Dec 2020, 9(12):5846-5849
  - 2,523 110
Unmasking N95 for COVID-19 health-care workers in India
Mrinal Barua, Subodh Kumar, Vivek Mishra, Aroop Mohanty, Hari S Joshi
Dec 2020, 9(12):5850-5852
  - 2,155 154
Strengthening public healthcare systems in India; Learning lessons in COVID-19 pandemic
Suneela Garg, Nidhi Bhatnagar, M Meghachandra Singh, Amod Borle, Sunil K Raina, Raman Kumar, Sagar Galwankar
Dec 2020, 9(12):5853-5857
  - 4,660 319
'How COVID 19 imposed a new normal outlook in reproductive health care of patients, research, teaching and assessment'- Perspective of a Gynecologist
Charu Sharma, Pratibha Singh, Shashank Shekhar, Manisha Jhirwal, Navdeep K Ghuman, Meenakshi Gothwal, Garima Yadav, Priyanka Kathuria
Dec 2020, 9(12):5858-5861
  - 1,100 108
Considerations in evaluating the thyroid gland in a primary care setting
Jose Humphreys
Dec 2020, 9(12):5833-5836
  - 2,408 142
A step towards real-time implementation of GDM guidelines in India: Review of Gaps in RCH Programme
Surabhi Mishra, Chythra R Rao, Ajeet Singh Bhadoria, Raman Kumar, Pradeep Aggarwal, Shaili Vyas, Sudip Bhattacharya
Dec 2020, 9(12):5837-5845
  - 2,058 135
Sharpening of medical undergraduates' minds under COVID-19 crisis
Sabita Yograj
Dec 2020, 9(12):6291-6292
  - 382 52
Our data may be misleading and underestimating COVID-19 mortality figures
Harish Gupta, Sudhir K Verma, Medhavi Gautam, Nitu Nigam
Dec 2020, 9(12):6295-6296
  - 630 75
Comparison between trained specialist and medical student in performing neurological assessment of high-risk infant by Hammersmith infant neurological examination (HINE)
Kusum Lata, Prateek Jindal, Anjali Verma, Kanchan Dochania, Rishabh Batra
Dec 2020, 9(12):6297-6298
  - 1,216 102
Relationship of socio-economic inequality and overweight with non-communicable diseases risk factors: A study on underprivileged population
Ashish Kumar Yadav, Mriganka Baruah, Niam Rahman, Joya Ghosh, Susmita Chaudhuri
Dec 2020, 9(12):5899-5905
  - 756 145
Study the effect of increased maternal BMI on foetal outcome: A prospective observational study
Nabnita Patnaik
Dec 2020, 9(12):5906-5908
  - 530 91
A prospective study of catch-up growth among Indian children with celiac disease
Madhavi Bharadwaj, Ashish Jain, Anand Prakash Dubey, Avinash Lomash, Seema Kapoor
Dec 2020, 9(12):5909-5915
  - 613 105
Smartphone addiction among medical students in Bisha, Saudi Arabia
Mohammad S Al-Shahrani
Dec 2020, 9(12):5916-5920
  - 986 125
Outcome of therapeutic plasma exchange in Myasthenia gravis patients
Ashu Dogra, Kaushik Rana, Chirag Rathod, Sanjay Prakash
Dec 2020, 9(12):5971-5975
  - 1,324 187
Oral health status and related quality of life among elderly tribes in India
Sandhya K Neelamana, Chandrasekhar Janakiram, Beena Varma
Dec 2020, 9(12):5976-5981
  - 739 131
Malnutrition among community dwelling older adults in a rural block area of South India
Ragasree Govind, Jayalakshmi Rajeev, Arun N Bhatt
Dec 2020, 9(12):5982-5987
  - 679 100
Advancing oral health policy for mandatory dental screening before admission into public primary and secondary schools in Lagos, Nigeria
Afolabi Oyapero, Temitope Iyadunni Bakare, Titilayo Fausat Goncalves
Dec 2020, 9(12):5988-5994
  - 709 103
Risk factors for alcohol use relapse after abstinence in patients with alcoholic liver disease
AC Arun, Nityashree Ilangovan, Jenish Rajma
Dec 2020, 9(12):5995-5999
  - 712 80
Airway status at arrival to the Emergency department among patients with life threatening emergencies
Sanjay Murugan, Anju S Kurien, Kundavaram Paul Prabhakar Abhilash
Dec 2020, 9(12):6000-6004
  - 754 61
A study of quality of care of sterilization services in Madhya Pradesh
Surya Bali, Kriti Yadav, Yash Alok
Dec 2020, 9(12):6005-6011
  - 936 56
Evaluation of knowledge and competency among nurses after a brief suicide prevention educational program: A pilot study
Vijay K Saini, Pratibha Gehlawat, Tanu Gupta
Dec 2020, 9(12):6018-6022
  - 1,213 134
Top 20 drug − drug interactions, polypharmacy and analysis of the nature of risk factors due to QT interval prolonging drug use in elderly psychiatry outpatients
Biswadeep Das, Saravana Kumar Ramasubbu, Barun Kumar, Vikram Singh Rawat
Dec 2020, 9(12):6023-6040
  - 1,205 158
Injury and its associated factors among residents of an urban slum during the festival month in South India: A community-based survey
Vinayagamoorthy Venugopal, Pruthu Thekkur, Kalaiselvi Selvaraj, Swaroop K Sahu
Dec 2020, 9(12):6041-6045
  - 458 74
Has tax reforms in India been effective in tobacco control: Evidences on affordability of cigarette after introduction of Goods and Service Tax
Sarit K Rout, Amrita Parhi
Dec 2020, 9(12):5927-5932
  - 1,408 128
Effectiveness of back massage on pain relief during first stage of labor in primi mothers admitted at a Tertiary care center
Manasi P Pawale, Jyoti A Salunkhe
Dec 2020, 9(12):5933-5938
  - 2,218 313
Preliminary study of prevalence of urolithiasis in North-Eastern city of India
Mohammad Shazib Faridi, Khumukchum Somarendra Singh
Dec 2020, 9(12):5939-5943
  - 1,606 169
Diagnostic accuracy of the postoperative C - reactive protein to albumin ratio in prediction of complications after major abdominal surgery
Manish Swarnkar, Ruturaj Pendkar
Dec 2020, 9(12):5944-5947
  - 474 79
Clinico-epidemiological characteristics of hospitalized acute encephalitis syndrome children and their correlation with case fatality rate
Gitali Kakoti, Bishnu Ram Das
Dec 2020, 9(12):5948-5953
  - 506 79
Patients concerns about spinal surgery in Hafr Al Batin, Saudi Arabia
Zaheer Ahmed Mohammed, Abdulkarim Alhomaidi Almutairi, Abdullah Shafi Almutairi, Asma Waqit Alghamdi, Rawan Abdu Mashhur, Alwaleed Mohammed Alyamani
Dec 2020, 9(12):6183-6185
  - 546 46
Challenges to lifestyle modification of chronic disease patients attending primary health care centers in Riyadh
Sulaiman A Alshammari, Abdullah Z AlDhayan, Omar M Saad Al-essa, Majed M Alosaimi, Badr M Al-badr, Anas B Ali, Qusay A Ajlan
Dec 2020, 9(12):6186-6193
  - 1,234 100
Mapping fear among doctors manning screening clinics for COVID19. Results from cloud based survey in Eastern parts of India
Ravi Ranjan Jha, Raj Kishore Verma, Anupam Kishore, Rishabh Kumar Rana, Rajan Kumar Barnwal, Haribansh Kumar Singh, Dewesh Kumar
Dec 2020, 9(12):6194-6200
  - 668 114
Evaluating the effectiveness of cardiac arrest resuscitation short course (CARS) for rural physicians of Asia: The Rural Emergency Care Training for Physicians (RECTIFY) project
Nedungalaparambil Nisanth Menon, Raman Kumar, Pratyush Kumar, Pramendra Prasad Gupta, Victor Ng, Elena Klusova Noguina, Jobin Jose Maprani
Dec 2020, 9(12):6201-6208
  - 544 73
Prevalence of diabetes mellitus and HIV/AIDS among tuberculosis patients in Kerala
Sherin Jacob, Leyanna Susan George, Aleena Joy, Minu Maria Mathew, K Vijayakumar, Anil Kumar, Akhilesh Kunoor
Dec 2020, 9(12):6209-6212
  - 802 164
Impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the elimination of hepatitis C virus in Duhok, Kurdistan, Iraq: A retrospective cross-sectional study
Nawfal R Hussein, Shameran Daniel, Shahram A Mirkhan, Zana Sidiq M. Saleem, Dildar H Musa, Nashwan Ibrahim, Ibrahim A Naqid
Dec 2020, 9(12):6213-6216
  - 916 117
What influences adherence among HIV patients presenting with first-line antiretroviral therapy failure (ART failure)? A retrospective, cross-sectional study from a private clinic in Nagpur, India
Sanjana Chetana Shanmukhappa, Rahul R Abraham, Poorva Huilgol, Rekha Godbole, Ashoojit K Anand, Ramakrishna Prasad, Varsha Shridhar, Milind Bhrushundi
Dec 2020, 9(12):6217-6223
  - 649 80
Patient-dependent factors for fractures union failure among Riyadh population 2016
Mohammed Aldhafian, Faisal Alotaibi, Azam Alzahrani, Hareth Almajid, Abdullah Alamri, Ahmad Aljandal, Feras Alamri, Fares Alhawas, Amar Fathi M Khalifa
Dec 2020, 9(12):6224-6227
  - 760 74
Is there a need to cover all households under health insurance schemes: A cross-sectional study in a rural area of Jammu
Bhavna Langer, Rashmi Kumari, Najma Akhtar, Rajiv K Gupta, Muzaffar H Mir, Mudasir Majeed, Mehak T Mir, Sunil K Raina
Dec 2020, 9(12):6228-6233
  - 523 81
Dimethylarginines in acute myocardial infarction: Association with lifestyle, sociodemographic, and somatometric factors
Varvara-Maria Chalioti, Vassilis G Giannakoulis, Eleni Papoutsi, Aikaterini Megalou, Konstantinos Kritikos, Panagiotis Konstantopoulos, Paraskevi Roussou, Konstantinos Toutouzas, Despina N Perrea
Dec 2020, 9(12):6234-6239
  - 587 77
Knowledge and attitude towards hydrocephalus among healthcare providers and the general population in Saudi Arabia
Yusuf Alshehri, Iman Salem, Zeyad Alamri, Ammar Alharbi, Abdulrahman Alshehri, Ahmed Alqurashi, Ahmad Alsaeedi, Abdulrahman Alotaibi, Abdulrahman Jafar Sabbagh
Dec 2020, 9(12):6240-6248
  - 1,062 71
Sleep pattern and dozing chance among university students
Abdullah A Aljasem, Waseem M Alsahafi, Ahmad A Aljubour, Ahmed A Alobaid, Abdullah A Binsaeed, Mohammed S Alshamoosi, Rsheed A Alsadoon, Yaser A Alasmari, Amar F M Khalifa
Dec 2020, 9(12):6249-6253
  - 1,523 145
Differences in knowledge about contraception among Saudi males and females at tertiary hospitals in Riyadh
Maysoon S Aladham, Hafiza Turkistany, Nazish Masud, Faisal O Alaqeel, Rawan H Alharbi, Lujain H Aljbli, Arwa A Alharisi, May M Alotaibie, Aryaf M Almotairi, Alanoud H Alassaf
Dec 2020, 9(12):6254-6260
  - 828 73
Trends and clinico-epidemiological profile of COVID-19 patients at a designated COVID-19 hospital in Delhi, North India
Banke Lal Sherwal, Namrata Makkar, Ajeet Jain, Vikas Dogra, Shaleen Prasad, Ashish Sachan, Ragi Jain, Aarti Gupta, Smita Gulati, Sonali Bhattar, Mona Bargotya
Dec 2020, 9(12):6261-6266
  - 1,390 189
Characteristics and outcomes of 231 COVID-19 cases admitted at a tertiary facility in India: An observational cohort study
Rohit Kumar, Bisakh Bhattacharya, Ved Prakash Meena, Anivita Aggarwal, Manasi Tripathi, Manish Soneja, Ankit Mittal, Komal Singh, Nishkarsh Gupta, Rakesh Kumar Garg, Brajesh Kumar Ratre, Balbir Kumar, Shweta Arun Bhopale, Pavan Tiwari, Ankit Verma, Sushma Bhatnagar, Anant Mohan, Naveet Wig, Randeep Guleria
Dec 2020, 9(12):6267-6272
  - 829 172
Plain lumbosacral X-rays for low back pain: Findings correlate with clinical presentation in primary care settings
Mohammed AlAteeq, Abdelelah A Alseraihi, Abdulaziz A Alhussaini, Sultan A Binhasan, Emad A Ahmari
Dec 2020, 9(12):6115-6120
  - 2,449 121
Identifying the risk factors for the prevention of hypertensive disorders in pregnancy in a tertiary care hospital: A cross-sectional study
Dhananjay Kumar Singh, Nikhil Sinha, Rajeev Kumar, Sudip Bhattacharya, Anita Maurya
Dec 2020, 9(12):6121-6124
  - 502 87
Correlation between the arm-span and the standing height among males and females of the Khasi tribal population of Meghalaya state of North-Eastern India
Amitav Sarma, Bhupen Barman, Gautam C Das, Hiranya Saikia, Ambath D Momin
Dec 2020, 9(12):6125-6129
  - 542 80
Simultaneous infection of Hepatitis A and Hepatitis E viruses amongst acute viral hepatitis patients: A hospital-based study from Uttarakhand
Deepjyoti Kalita, Manisha Paul, Sangeeta Deka, Gaurav Badoni, Pratima Gupta
Dec 2020, 9(12):6130-6134
  - 824 109
Dosimetric comparison of left sided whole breast irradiation with Tangential wedge beam,electron boosted Tangential wedged beam and asymmetric technique
Pedram Fadavi, Helaleh Khoshbakht Ahmadi, Ali Asghar Yousefi Diba, Fatemeh Jafari, Mahboobeh Alamolhoda
Dec 2020, 9(12):6135-6139
  - 492 73
Overview of child sexual and substance abuse among children in Ethiopia
Meseret Takele, Tadesse B Haye, Leul D Kitaw, Nardos Uqubay, Ketema B Gebremedhin
Dec 2020, 9(12):6140-6146
  - 823 131
Dental caries status of children receiving Highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) - A multicentric cross-sectional study in Tamil Nadu, India
G Shanmugavadivel, AR Senthil Eagappan, S Dinesh, A Balatandayoudham, M Sadish, P Prasanna Kumar
Dec 2020, 9(12):6147-6152
  - 571 80
Awareness level of general population regarding keratoconus in Aseer region, Southern of Saudi Arabia
Abdulrahman Al-Amri, Ali Saad Alshamrani, Anas Ali Abo Tamraa, Sultan Ali Alqahtani, Khalid Mohammed L. Alotaibi, Khalid Hussein Almutairi
Dec 2020, 9(12):6153-6157
  - 911 78
Study of microbiological and antibiotic sensitivity pattern of ventilator associated pneumonia (VAP) in ICU of a tertiary care hospital in Nepal
Deebya R Mishra, Divya S Shah, Niharika Shah, Jagat N Prasad, Pramendra P Gupta, Krishna K Agrawaal
Dec 2020, 9(12):6171-6176
  - 640 134
Community-based longitudinal follow-up of Stroke patients discharged from a tertiary care center in Central India
Sharad Tiwari, Ankur Joshi, Nirendra Rai, Afrah Misbah, Parmeshwar Satpathy
Dec 2020, 9(12):6102-6108
  - 516 93
Temporal analysis of visceral leishmaniasis between 2000 and 2019 in Ardabil Province, Iran: A time-series study using ARIMA model
Vahid Rahmanian, Saied Bokaie, Aliakbar Haghdoost, Mohsen Barooni
Dec 2020, 9(12):6061-6067
  - 658 124
The use of mobile application in primary health care in Saudi Arabia: A cross-sectional study
Raghad K Alsalamah, Najla A Almasoud, Jumana A Alghtani, Mohammed A Alrowaily
Dec 2020, 9(12):6068-6072
  - 1,148 105
Local complications of intravenous access – an often underestimated entity
Manoj Kr Chaudhary, SK Dhakaita, Rubik Ray, Tridip Dutta Baruah
Dec 2020, 9(12):6073-6077
  - 750 125
The impact of the implementation of a clinical decision support system on the quality of healthcare services in a primary care setting
Ahmed Sherif Mahmoud, Abdullah Alkhenizan, Mohammed Shafiq, Suad Alsoghayer
Dec 2020, 9(12):6078-6084
  - 1,348 145
Attitude and practices related to coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic among pregnant women attending family welfare clinic amid Phase-2 lock down
Ruqia Quansar, Sabira A Dhkar, Sheikh M Saleem, S Muhammad S. Khan
Dec 2020, 9(12):6085-6090
  - 912 197
One health approach and COVID-19: A perspective
Pooja Jorwal, Swati Bharadwaj, Pankaj Jorwal
Dec 2020, 9(12):5888-5891
  - 1,835 350
Multidimensional impact of COVID-19 pandemic in India—Challenges and future direction
Rajesh Kumar, Nita Bharti, Saurabh Kumar, Gian Prakash
Dec 2020, 9(12):5892-5895
  - 8,523 242
A general overview of mucocele of appendix
Mahendra Pratap Singh
Dec 2020, 9(12):5867-5871
  - 971 135