B. V. N. Prashant

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XML databases evolve during their lifetime to address new requirements and reflect changes in the real world. The structure of XML data defined by either DTD or XML schema, undergoes changes to accommodate changing user needs. In this paper, we focus on the problem of DTD change operations which will help users to perform necessary changes to the schema. We(More)
Pigmented villonodular synovitis is a common disease entity particularly in the knee joint but its incidence in the foot is quite rare. A case of first metatarsophalangeal (MTP) joint pigmented villonodular synovitis (PVNS), presented to us with recurrence of symptoms after surgical excision done outside our institute. After histological confirmation of(More)
The laparoscopic repair of groin hernia is increasingly being used. However, the relative merits and demerits of laparoscopic repair are debatable. The present study was undertaken to evaluate the total extra-peritoneal (TEP) repair of groin hernia. This prospective study was undertaken at a single surgical unit between January 2004 and June 2006.(More)
Diacerein and its active metabolite rhein are promising disease modifying agents for osteoarthritis (OA). Boswellic acid is an active ingredient of Gugglu; a herbal medicine commonly administered in osteoarthritis. Both of them possess excellent anti-inflammatory and anti-arthritic activities. It was thought interesting to conjugate rhein and boswellic acid(More)
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