Immunohistochemical evaluation of nucleotide-binding and oligomerization domain 1 and nucleotide-binding and oligomerization domain 2 receptors in periodontal health and disease

Immunohistochemical evaluation of nucleotide-binding and oligomerization domain 1 and nucleotide-binding and oligomerization domain 2 receptors in periodontal health and disease

CH Neeharika Rao, Lalitha Tanjore Arunachalam, Uma SudhakarDepartment of Periodontics, Thai Moogambigai Dental College and Hospital, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, IndiaDOI: 10.4103/jnsbm.JNSBM_22_20 ABSTRACT Introduction: Periodontal disease, infectious in origin and inflammatory in progression ultimately leads to destruction of periodontium. Pattern recognition receptors (PRRs)…

Vetrivel trauma score – An evidence-based scoring system to predict limb salvage and outcomes in gustilo anderson grade III B and C compound fractures of lower extremities

Vetrivel trauma score – An evidence-based scoring system to predict limb salvage and outcomes in gustilo anderson grade III B and C compound fractures of lower extremities

S Vetrivel Chezian Sengodan, V Arun, S ArunInsitute of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Coimbatore Medical College and Hospital, Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Tamil Nadu, IndiaDOI: 10.4103/jnsbm.JNSBM_51_20 ABSTRACT Background: Open fractures with severe soft-tissue injuries are clinically challenging to treat. While several…

Factors associated with maternal referral system in South India: A hospital-based cross-sectional analytical study

Factors associated with maternal referral system in South India: A hospital-based cross-sectional analytical study

Tanveer Rehman1, Anish Keepanasseril2, Dilip Kumar Maurya2, Sitanshu Sekhar Kar31Department of Community Medicine & School of Public Health, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India2Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Puducherry, India3Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, Jawaharlal Institute…

The prevalence and related risk factors of obstructive sleep apnea in heart failure patients at the indonesian referral hospital for respiratory diseases

The prevalence and related risk factors of obstructive sleep apnea in heart failure patients at the indonesian referral hospital for respiratory diseases

Agus Dwi Susanto1, Regina Annisa Harahap1, Budhi Antariksa1, Muhammad Abbas Basalamah2, Fariz Nurwidya31Department of Pulmonology and Respiratory Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia2Department of Cardiology, Persahabatan Hospital, Jakarta, Indonesia.3Department of Pulmonology and Respiratory Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Indonesia. Department…

How much is too much? Effect of volume on water-swallowing test

How much is too much? Effect of volume on water-swallowing test

Thejaswi Dodderi1, Mousira Puthiry2, Soniya Thomas11Department of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology, Nitte Institute of Speech and Hearing, Mangaluru, India2Hearing Health Care Clinic, Bengaluru, Karnataka, IndiaDOI: 10.4103/jnsbm.JNSBM_63_20 ABSTRACT Introduction: Water-swallowing test (WST) is a simple, economical bedside screening test practiced for early identification…

Evaluation of Paragonimus Metacercariae Isolated<br>from Maydelliathelphusa Lugubris and Morphological<br>Characterization of Paragonimus Westermani Recovered from<br>an Experimental Model

Evaluation of Paragonimus Metacercariae Isolated
from Maydelliathelphusa Lugubris and Morphological
Characterization of Paragonimus Westermani Recovered from
an Experimental Model

Bhamani Devi Tongbram, Takhellambam Shantikumar Singh, Dechen Chomu TseringDepartment of Microbiology, Sikkim Manipal Institute of Medical Sciences, Gangtok, Sikkim, IndiaDOI: 10.4103/jnsbm.JNSBM_61_20 ABSTRACT Background: Humans acquire Paragonimus westermani (lung flukes) infestation by consumption of crabs and crayfish harboring Paragonimus metacercariae. This study was…

Comparison between oral health status of institutionalised and home stay disabled children in western Maharashtra region

Comparison between oral health status of institutionalised and home stay disabled children in western Maharashtra region

Pallavi Sharad Suryarao1, Namrata Nishant Gaonkar2, Prerana Vinod Hariyani1, Darshan Wable1, ND Shashikiran11Department of Pediatric and Preventive Dentistry, School of Dental Sciences, KIMSDU, Karad, Maharashtra, India2Department of Peadiatric Preventive Dentistry, School of Dental Sciences, KIMSDU, Karad, Maharashtra, IndiaDOI: 10.4103/jnsbm.JNSBM_27_20 ABSTRACT Background: Parents…

Knowledge and attitude of school teachers toward thumb-sucking habit in children

Knowledge and attitude of school teachers toward thumb-sucking habit in children

Vinod Birra1, Mathai Thomas2, Kranti Kiran Reddy Ealla3, Vinod Kumar4, Sowmya Marri5, Durga Prasad Mudrakola6, Veena Shivanna71Department of Dentistry, Government Medical College, Srikakulam, Andhra Pradesh, India.2Department of Periodontics, PSM College of Dental Sciences and Research, Akkikavu, Trichur, Kerala, India.3Department of Oral Maxillofacial…

Ceftriaxone‑sulbactam‑EDTA Susceptibility Profile of Multi‑drug<br>Resistant Gram‑negative Bacterial Isolates: Experience from a<br>Tertiary Care Teaching Hospital in Rishikesh, Uttarakhand

Ceftriaxone‑sulbactam‑EDTA Susceptibility Profile of Multi‑drug
Resistant Gram‑negative Bacterial Isolates: Experience from a
Tertiary Care Teaching Hospital in Rishikesh, Uttarakhand

Manisha Paul, Mohit Bhatia, Anusha Krishna Raj, Amit Mangla, Balram Ji Omar, Pratima GuptaDepartment of Microbiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Rishikesh, Uttarakhand, IndiaDOI: 10.4103/jnsbm.JNSBM_64_20 ABSTRACT Introduction: Studies have shown that ceftriaxone-sulbactam-EDTA combination is a promising therapeutic option as carbapenem sparer…

Uncovering physical interactions among human and Mycobacterium tuberculosis proteins

Uncovering physical interactions among human and Mycobacterium tuberculosis proteins

Dhammapal Bharne, Bhagyashri Tawar, Vaibhav VindalDepartment of Biotechnology and Bioinformatics, School of Life Sciences, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad, Telangana, IndiaDOI: 10.4103/jnsbm.JNSBM_3_20 ABSTRACT Background: Pathogens usually evade and manipulate host immune pathways through host-pathogen protein interactions. Uncovering these interactions is crucial for determining…