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Prevalence of coronary risk factors in type 2 diabetics without manifestations of overt coronary heart disease.
AIMS To find the prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors in type-2 diabetics without manifestations of overt coronary heart disease and to estimate the prevalence of silent myocardial ischaemia inExpand
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Serum lipids in hypothyroidism: Our experience
  • A. Prakash, A. Lal
  • Medicine
  • Indian Journal of Clinical Biochemistry
  • 1 September 2006
In order to determine whether the screening of lipid profile is justified in patients with hypothyroidism we estimated serum lipids in cases having different levels of serum TSH. 60 patients ofExpand
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Serum Creatine Kinase Activity in Thyroid Disorders
Thyroid function and creatine kinase activity was measured in 50 patients of thyroid disorders. The decreased serum levels of triiodothyronine (T3), thyroxine (T4) and increased level of ThyroidExpand
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Prevalence of diabetic retinopathy in type 2 diabetics and its correlation with various clinical and metabolic factors
Retinopathy is a major microvascular complication of type 2 diabetes. A cross sectional study was performed at a tertiary care hospital in New Delhi to estimate the prevalence of diabetic retinopathyExpand
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Markers of subclinical atherosclerotic disease in HIV-infected individuals
Abstract Background Wider access to antiretroviral treatment (ART) has resulted in a decline in the number of people dying due to AIDS-related causes. However, with this increased longevity,Expand
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Serum Leptin and Body Mass Index in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Patients of Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India
Diabetes mellitus (DM) is one of the world’s major public health problems. In 2010, 285 million people were affected worldwide and by the year 2030, this number will reach to about 435 millionExpand
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Serum uric acid, homocysteine and lipid peroxidation status in patients of coronary artery disease
Coronary artery disease (CAD) is one of the major causes of mortality and morbidity in India. Over the last two decades, it has been seen that along with other risk factors like diabetes,Expand
Prevalence and predictors of low bone mineral density in treatment-naive HIV-infected patients and its correlation with CD4 cell counts
Objective: HIV virtually affects every organ system of the body. The skeletal system is no exception, and antiretroviral therapy (ART) has been implicated in bone diseases. However, not many studiesExpand
Cystatin C: An early marker of cardiac complications in diabetics
Introduction: Cardiovascular disease is one of the common complications of Diabetes mellitus. Serum Cystatin C level has been suggested as a marker for cardiac complications in diabetes. Material andExpand
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Role of microalbuminuria in hypertensive patients with hypercholesterolemia
Hypertension is probably one of the most important public health problems in developed as well as developing countries. Most patients that present with hypertension eventually causes progressiveExpand
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