R Srivastava

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PURPOSE/OBJECTIVES To explore knowledge, attitudes, beliefs, and practices regarding breast cancer detection practices among South Asian women. DESIGN Descriptive exploratory design. SETTING Toronto, Ontario, Canada. SAMPLE 57 South Asian women, age 40 and over, who are first generation immigrants from India and Pakistan and speak one of the four(More)
This case report describes the abuse of boot polish by inhalation and ingestion in a 32 year old patient who also had alcohol dependence. Pleasurable psychological effects, craving, active search for the substance and tolerance were present but withdrawal symptoms could not be demonstrated because of simultaneous alcohol dependence.
One hundred thirty cases were selected by systematic sampling from those attending the dental O.P.D. of a teaching general hospital, excluding those under 14 years and those unable to read and write Hindi well. They were administered a questionnaire carrying 50 questions covering dental and non-dental (mainly psychiatric) symptoms and the Hindi version of(More)
OBJECTIVE To test the hypothesis that a gender differential exists in the effect on child mortality of BCG, DTP, measles vaccine as administered under programme conditions in Ballabgarh HDSS area. METHODS All live births in 28 villages of Ballabgarh block in North India from 2006 to 2011 were followed until 31 December 2011 or 36 months of age whichever(More)
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