Deebashini Nair

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Women have lower glomerular filtration (GFR) than men for the same serum creatinine (Cr) value, not accounted for in model for end-stage liver disease (MELD). We compare male/female Cr, GFR (using MDRD formula) and respective MELD scores in 403 Cr measurements using standard (sCr), O'Leary modified (mCr) and Compensated (cCr) Jaffe and Enzymatic (eCr) in(More)
BACKGROUND Renal function in patients with cirrhosis is important prognostically, both before and following liver transplantation. Its prognostic impact is reflected by the inclusion of serum creatinine in the model for end-stage liver disease score, which is now used for recipient prioritization on liver transplantation waiting lists in the USA. AIM To(More)
BACKGROUND Although ischemic CVA is one of the leading causes for death and disability, parameters for predicting long-term outcome in such patients have not been clearly delineated, especially in the Indian context. METHODS A prospective hospital-based study of 105 patients of ischemic stroke, focal neurological deficits and functional score was assessed(More)
Background: The studies had been attempt to determine the effectiveness of corrective exercises and insole placement on flatfoot in overweight individuals but it appears that the results are varied. A study on the effectiveness of corrective exercises and insole placement on flatfoot in overweight individuals resulted that exercise alone provide less(More)
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