Volume 2, Issue 2 (April-June 2012)

This issue contains 17 articles

Intrathecal 0.75% Isobaric Ropivacaine Versus 0.5% Heavy Bupivacaine for Elective Cesarean Delivery: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Singh,V.P. Singh, Manish Jain, Kumkum Gupta, Bhavna Rastogi, Surbhi Abrol (NSCB Subharti Medical College, Meerut (UP), India) (Pages: 75-80)

Ropivacaine versus Bupivacaine for Spinal Anesthesia in Elective Caesarean Deliveries

Nafeesa Dhalwani (School of Community Health Sciences, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK) (Pages: 73-74)

Saving Medical Students from Liability in the US

Abbas Hasnain, J.D. (Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara, School of Medicine, Guadalajara, Mexico) (Page: 81)

Hepatitis C, A Mega Menace: A Pakistani Perspective

Muhammad Umar, Mohammad Bilal (Chair, World Gastroenterology Organization (WGO) Hep C Guidelines Committee; Governor, American College of Gastroenterology; Professor of Medicine, Rawalpindi Medical College, Pakistan) (pages: 68-72)

Do Mobile Phones Cause Brain Tumors?

Zara Awan (Yale University- New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT, United States) (Pages: 64-67)

Sphenoidal Ectopic ACTH-secreting Pituitary Adenoma

Umesh Srikantha, Kiran Khanapure , Murali Mohan S, Ravi Gopal Varma (M S Ramaiah Medical Teaching Hospital, Bangalore-54, India) (Pages: 59-63)

Clinical Image: A Severe Form of Gastroschisis

Aruyaru Stanley Mwenda (Consolata Hospital, Nyeri, Kenya) (Page 58)

Pleuropulmonary Blastoma

Patil Shruti, Jyothirmanju, Rau ATK (M.S. Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore, India) (Pages 50-52)

Effect of Curcumin on Statin Induced Short Term Memory Loss

Jithendra Chimakurthy,Talasila EGK Murthy (Bapatla College of Pharmacy, Bapatla, Andhra Pradesh, India) (Pages 53-57)

Development of Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fifth Edition (DSM-V): A Psychiatrist’s Perspective

Asim A. Shah M.D. (Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA) (Pages: 48-49)