Manoj Anand Gupta

Learn More
OBJECTIVES To study the efficacy of alfuzosin compared with tamsulosin in the management of lower ureteral stones. METHODS A total of 102 patients with stones <1 cm size and located in the lower ureter were enrolled in the present study and randomized into 3 equal groups. Group 1 patients (n = 34) received 0.4 mg tamsulosin daily, group 2 patients (n =(More)
Publication bias can result from the propensity of researchers to document what is unusual. This can distort the inferences drawn in systematic reviews. To measure the distortion, it has been suggested that a second analysis be done; using weights proportional to the size of the population from which the samples are drawn. We re-evaluate data from a(More)
Vaccine efficacy: In India many who have received 10 doses of OPV have contracted poliomyelitis raising doubts about the efficacy of vaccine in some populations. Enteric infections, poor nutrition and poor sanitation are being blamed. This belated acknowledgement that public health problems cannot be solved by magic bullets alone (repeated doses of OPV) may(More)
OBJECTIVE To validate the SICK scoring system's ability to differentiate between individuals with higher and lower probabilities of death METHOD We performed a one year two-centre prospective evaluation of all children aged between one month and 12 years referred to the Paediatric team at St Stephens Hospital in Delhi and admitted to the Paediatric(More)
In a 29-day-old premature infant with respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) pneumonia, we have shown an additive effect of high-frequency oscillatory ventilation (HFOV) and continuous inhalation of prostacyclin (iPGI(2)) with improvement of ventilation and oxygenation. The addition of continuous inhaled iPGI(2) to HFOV was beneficial in the treatment of(More)
  • 1