Piyali Sengupta

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The present investigation was aimed to assess the extent of variation in grip strength in relation to the sex and type of deformity among the orthopedically challenged persons affected with upper extremity and to compare the grip strength with that of control (normal) persons. For this purpose 213 subjects having the age range 20-60 years were selected at(More)
Three unsaturated amides, designated brachystamides-C, D and E have been characterised from Piper brachystachyum Wall. Brachystamide-C, shown to be N-isobutyl-15-(3',4'-methylenedioxyphenyl)-2E,4E,13E-pentadecatrienamide, was unusual in having a non-conjugated double bond. Piper retrofractum Vahl. yielded retrofractamide-D, which has been fully(More)
The present investigation was made to find out the effect of age and sex on Range of Motion (ROM) and gradation of ROM among healthy adults. A total number of 353 subjects (180 male and 173 female) having the age range of 19-60 years were selected at random from Bengali population of different districts of West Bengal for the study. The subjects were(More)
BACKGROUND In India varieties of hand tools have been used to cut the vegetables. Traditional vegetable cutter is a commonly used hand tool which has been used for years in the kitchen. The tool may have some design related problems. The present study was undertaken to reduce those problems. OBJECTIVE The study objective was to evaluate a new design of(More)
The present study was aimed to evaluate physiological strain among women cultivators engaged in potato cultivation. The cross-sectional descriptive study was conducted on 150 women participants in different districts of West Bengal State, India. The physiological strain was evaluated by working heart rate, blood lactate and oxygen consumption. The average(More)
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