Manoj Anand Gupta

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AIMS 1. To assess the prevalence of visual impairment in those patients who sustain proximal hip fracture after a simple fall. 2. To test the validity of a simple screening test to identify patients with visual impairment. METHODS Patients on the orthopaedic rehabilitation ward recuperating from proximal hip fracture were recruited. The nurse screener and(More)
Two cases of late endophthalmitis after trabeculectomy surgery are described. Despite intensive antibiotic therapy, the visual end result in both cases was poor. The incidence of endophthalmitis after trabeculectomy, according to this report is similar to that after Scheie's procedure, but less than that after trephination. A possible cause of(More)
BACKGROUND/AIMS To report a case series of Idiopathic Elevated Episcleral Venous Pressure (IEEVP). METHODS Retrospective chart review of all cases of IEEVP seen over a 5-year period by three physicians. RESULTS Six cases (five men and one woman) are added to the known 19 documented cases in the English literature, only three of which were reported in(More)
PURPOSE To establish baseline and variability of oxygen tension (PO(2)) measurements in the choroid, retinal arteries, capillaries, and veins of spontaneously breathing anesthetized rats and determine the effect of a moderate surgical procedure on the chorioretinal PO(2). METHODS Our previously established optical section phosphorescence imaging technique(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)
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)