Assessment of Acute Phase Proteins and Oxidative Stress Status of Nigerians Using Bleaching Agents (Report)

Byline: Akiibinu MO, Arinola OG and Afolabi KA – Email: [email protected] ABSTRACT

Anthropometric Assessment of Nutritional Status and Socio-Demographic Characteristics in Children up to 2 Years of Age (Report)

Byline: Anjum Shahid, Afroze Ramzan, Ashfaque Memon Pakistan Medical Research Council. Research Centre. NICH and National Institute of Child Health, Karachi.

Assessment of Nutritional Status: Triceps and Subscapular Skin-Fold Thickness in Turkish Children and Adolescent (Clinical Report)

Byline: Sevil Ari Yuca, Yasar Cesur, Cahide Yilmaz, Mumtaz Mazicioglu and Selim Kurtoglu ABSTRACT

Disclosing the HIV Status of Deceased Persons–Ethical and Legal Implications (Medicine and the Law)

The ethical rules of the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) provide that confidential information about a deceased patient should only be divulged ‘with the written consent of his or her next-of-kin or the executor of his or...

Effect of Vitamin E Supplementation with Standard Treatment on Oxidant-Antioxidant Status in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (Report)

Background & objectives: Chronic oxidant burden and depletion of endogenous antioxidants have been proposed to play a key role in the pathogenesis of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Exogenous antioxidants have potential therapeutic implications and their role has not...

Lipid Profile and Oxidative Stress Status in Vegetarians (Report)

Byline: Anyasor Godswill Nduka, Adeseye Lanisa Opeyemi, Ogunnowo Ayodele Adewale and Erukainure Ochuko Lucky – E-mail: [email protected] ABSTRACT:

Maternal Nutritional Status & Practices & Perinatal, Neonatal Mortality in Rural Andhra Pradesh, India (Report)

Background & objectives: Despite a vast network of primary health centres and sub-centres, health care outreach in rural parts of India is poor. The Dangoria Charitable Trust (DCT), Hyderabad, has developed a model of health care outreach through trained...