AN OVERVIEW OF MANAGEMENT OF ROOT FRACTURES

D.R. PRITHVIRAJ, HARLEEN KAUR BHALLA, RICHA VASHISHT, REGISH K.M, PREMA  ABSTRACT Crown or root fractures are the most commonly encountered emergencies in the dental clinic.Root fractures occur in fewer than 8% of the traumatic injuries to permanent teeth.They are broadly classified as horizontal and vertical root fractures. Correct diagnosis of root fractures is essential to…

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PATTERNS OF BIRTH OUTCOMES AT PUBLIC HOSPITALS IN MEKELLE TOWN, TIGRAY REGION, ETHIOPIA, 2013: A CASE-CONTROL STUDY

Demelash Zeleke, Haftu Berhe, Alemseged Aregay and Hailemariam Berhe ABSTRACT Background: Birth outcomes are the most important vital statistics used to assess maternal and child health programmes. Adverse birth outcomes in developing countries, such as Ethiopia, far outweigh those of developed countries where most pregnancies are planned, complications are few and outcomes are generally favorable…

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PSYCHOSOCIAL FACTORS OF THYROID DISORDERS

Poonam Singh, Bhupinder Singh ABSTRACT Thyroid disorders are caused by deficiency or oversecretion of the thyroxine hormone. The burden of thyroid disorders is increasing in the general population today as evident by the epidemiological studies. Researches in the field of thyroid disorders examine many psychosocial factors that have a cause and effect role on overall…

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ESTIMATION OF SERUM URIC ACID LEVEL IN PREECLAMPTIC PREGNANT SUDANESE WOMEN

Mutasem Mahmmoud Abdallah, Abdel Rahim M. Muddathir, AbdElkarim A.Abdrabo ABSTRACT Background An elevated level of uric acid during pregnancy has been considered a predictable tool for preeclampsia during the third pregnancy trimester. We investigated uric acid levels in preeclampsia women during their third trimester to validate the hypothesis and these outcomes stratified by presence of…

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EFFICACY OF CENTELLAASIATICA LEAF POWDER -ENRICHED DIET TO AMELIORATE KHESARI DHAL -INDUCED OXIDATIVE IMPAIRMENTS IN BRAIN REGIONS OF YOUNG MICE.

Shinomol George K and Muralidhara ABSTRACT Previously we demonstrated the prophylactic neuromodulatory effects of Centellaasiatica (CA), an extensivelyused medicinal plant in Ayurvedafor various ailments. The primary objective of this investigation was to examine its efficacy to ameliorate Khesari dhal (KD) -induced oxidative impairments in various brain regions of young mice. Neurolathyrism is a neurodegenerative disease…

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DETERMINE THE PREVALENCE AND RELATED CONSEQUENCE OF KHAT CHEWING AMONG STUDENTS IN COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES, MEKELLE UNIVERSITY, MEKELLE CITY 2011

Solomon E. Awoke, Mezinew Sintayoh and Kalayou K Berehe Back ground: Khat (an ever green plant with amphetamine like properties) is widely consumed among the youth of Ethiopia, Kenya, Madagascar, Somalia and Yemen some of  the countries are introducing  control measures to discourage  the cultivation and use of khat. Apart from habitual use of khat,…

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PRENATAL EFAVIRENZ INDUCED BEHAVIOURAL CHANGES IN SWISS ALBINO MICE

Anand Mishra, Mandavi Singh, Shamsher Shrestha, Uttam Shrestha, Amrita Kumari B Objective –  Efavirenz is a non nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NNRTI) which forms an important component of highly active retro viral therapy (HAART).However its safety profile in pregnancy is unknown as there are reports of its teratogenic potential. Thus we plan to see the…

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