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Issue-9

Risk Factors for Antenatal Depression among Women Attending Tertiary Care Hospitals in Coastal Part of South India,2017;8(9):517-520

Author:Darshan Bhagwan, Nithin Kumar, Nidhi Singh, Monisha D’Souza, Unnikrishnan Bhaskaran, Rekha Thapar, Mithra Prasanna, Vaman Kulkarni, Holla Ramesh

Keywords:Antenatal, Depression, Risk Factor, South India

Type:Original Article

Status of Sanitation in the Rural Areas of a Health Unit District, Tamil Nadu, India,2017;8(9):521-525

Author:Renuka Prithviraj, P Sivaprakasam, Mahendran C, Prasan Norman, KR Pandyan, Balasubramaniam

Keywords:Availability, utility, sanitary latrine, rural areas

Type:Original Article

Retrospective Analysis of Reasons for Discarding Whole Blood and Blood Components at Tertiary Care Hospital Blood Bank in South Gujarat,2017;8(9):526-529

Author:Niketa Roy, Ankita Shah

Keywords:Rate of discards, Whole blood, Blood components, Seroreactive

Type:Original Article

Obesity among Reproductive Age Women in Rural Kerala: A Hidden Threat,2017;8(9):530-534

Author:Parameshwari Prahlad, Ramesh H

Keywords:Obesity, Reproductive age, Women, Kerala

Type:Original Article

Study of Economic Burden and Health Care Resource Utilization by Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Patients in a Tertiary Care Hospital in Western India,2017;8(9):535-540

Author:Meenakshi Shah, Varsha Godbole, Tejas K Patel, Tejas R Patel

Keywords:COPD, Economic burden, Hospitalization, Medications, Costs

Type:Original Article

Comparison of Semi-Quantitative RPR Test and TPHA for Serodiagnosis of Syphilis,2017;8(9):541-545

Author:Nasiruddin M Shaikh, Tanmay K Mehta, Parul D Shah

Keywords:RPR, TPHA, Syphilis, Biologically False Positive (BFP)

Type:Original Article

Awareness of Women on Reproductive Tract Infections in Rural Field Practice Areas of a Medical College in Mangalore,2017;8(9):546-549

Author:Shruthi M Shetty, KG Kiran, Sanjeev Badiger, Vinayak J Kempaller

Keywords:Reproductive Tract Infections, Knowledge, Women, Rural area

Type:Original Article