M M Prabhakar

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1. Subject and source In continuation of our search for biologically active molecules from terrestrial sources, we have investigated the creeping perennial herb Phyla nodiyora (Linn) Greene (Verbenaceae) ("Lippia nodiyora (Linn.) Mich), which grows widely in India. The leaves of P. nodiyora were collected from Bhadrachalam forest in October 1998. The plant(More)
BACKGROUND Neuraxial anesthesia greatly expands the anesthesiologist armamentarium, providing alternatives to general anesthesia, especially in the lower abdominal surgeries. Clonidine, an alpha-2 adrenergic agonist, has a variety of actions, including potentiation of effects of local anesthetics. This study was undertaken to assess the degree of sensory(More)
Postoperative cognitive dysfunction (POCD) is an ill defined clinical condition that has no universally accepted diagnostic criteria. Mini mental state examination (MMSE) is widely used as a brief objective assessment of cognitive function and as a measure of changes in cognitive status [1]. A Hindi version of MMSE (HMSE) is widely used for illiterate Hindi(More)
Engaging employees is one of the top five most important challenges for management, according to a survey of 656 chief executive officers (CEOs) from countries around the world (Wah 1999). Employee engagement has become a hot topic in recent years among consulting firms and in the popular business press. However, employee engagement has rarely been studied(More)
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