J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 2021 Sep 21. Epub 2021 Sep 21.
Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.
Mar Pollut Bull 2021 Oct 20;173(Pt B):113035. Epub 2021 Oct 20.
National Institute of Ocean Technology, Ministry of Earth Sciences, Chennai 600100, India. Electronic address:
Sound Pressure Levels were recorded using an Automated Noise Measurement System, during July 2015 - April 2016 at the Kongsfjorden, Arctic. The fjord houses the NyAlesund port and has many vessels plying during summer, which contributes to anthropogenic noise. Spectral distribution and average sound level at 1/3-octave band from 63 Hz to 5000 Hz has been analyzed and correlated with Automatic Identification System marine traffic data. Read More
Foot (Edinb) 2021 Oct 20;49:101833. Epub 2021 Oct 20.
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, United States of America.
Introduction: Tibio-talo-calcaneal (TTC) fusion is a successful surgery for Charcot neuropathy affecting the hindfoot. A case series of Charcot neuropathy is presented with almost complete loss affecting hindfoot treated with tibio-talo-calcaneal nail.Material And Methods: Seven patients with Charcot neuropathy of the hindfoot having varying degrees of talus loss underwent tibio-talo-calcaneal nailing between January 2014 and Feb 2016 at a tertiary care hospital by a single surgeon. Read More
Hepatol Int 2021 Oct 23. Epub 2021 Oct 23.
Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Tata Memorial Hospital, Homi Bhabha National Institute (HBNI), Mumbai, India.
Background And Aims: Hepatic tuberculosis (HTB) is rare and mimics neoplastic liver lesions clinico-radiologically leading to misdiagnosis and even unnecessary surgery.Methods And Material: We analysed 43 cases of HTB diagnosed at a referral cancer centre over 10 years. Clinical details, investigations and treatment received were noted. Read More
Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 2021 Oct 23. Epub 2021 Oct 23.
Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL), Jammu and Kashmir, Sopore, India.
The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is an ongoing pandemic with high morbidity and mortality rates. Current epidemiological studies urge the need of implementing sophisticated methods to appraise the evolution of COVID-19. In this study, we analysed the data for 228 days (1 May to 15 December 2020) of daily incidence of COVID-19 cases for a district level analysis in the region of Jammu and Kashmir in the northern Himalayan belt of India. Read More
Clin Drug Investig 2021 Oct 23. Epub 2021 Oct 23.
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Deoghar, India.
Background And Objective: Interferon-β, as with several other anti-viral agents, has been investigated as a treatment option for COVID-19 as a repurposed drug. The present study is a systematic review and meta-analysis of interferon-β to determine its efficacy among moderate-to-severe COVID-19 patients.Methods: A systematic literature search was done using relevant terms for 'COVID-19' and 'interferon-β'. Read More