S Sinha

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Twenty-one hospitalized patients over 50 years of age who had tardive dyskinesia were studied for 13 months. After withdrawal of neuroleptics and antidepressants for three months, dyskinetic symptoms abated in 12 patients and persisted in nine. Discriminant function analysis showed that the persistent and reversible dyskinesia groups could be clearly(More)
BACKGROUND Low molecular weight iron dextran (LMWID) is licensed for use as a total dose infusion (TDI) over 4-6 h. In order to improve patient convenience and cost-effectiveness of therapy, we investigated the safety and efficacy of adopting accelerated dosing regimens and compared this with a standard rate LMWID infusion. METHODS A retrospective study(More)
BACKGROUND & OBJECTIVES Regular practice of slow breathing has been shown to improve cardiovascular and respiratory functions and to decrease the effects of stress. This pilot study was planned to evaluate the short term effects of pranayama on cardiovascular functions, pulmonary functions and galvanic skin resistance (GSR) which mirrors sympathetic tone,(More)
The case is reported of a 68-year-old man with perinuclear anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibody (pANCA)-associated glomerulonephritis who developed antibodies to glomerular basement membrane (anti-GBM) resulting in end stage renal failure. His pANCA titre on admission was 1:1024 IgG and he was anti-myeloperoxidase positive. A renal biopsy showed advanced(More)
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