Sheuli Kumar

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Cephalic Index (CI) is useful in differentiation of racial and sexual differences. There is no published literature about CI of Gurung community in Nepal. Hence, we under took this study to document the cephalometric characteristics and gender differences in CI of a Gurung community. Head length, head breadth and CI were determined for 267 subjects of(More)
Background Appendicitis is the most common cause for acute abdominal pain. Laparoscopic appendectomy is an effective alternative to open appendectomy. It is a minimally invasive results in less postoperative pain, less wound infection, early return to normal work and less morbidity compared to open appendectomy. Both surgical methods are safe but there has(More)
INTRODUCTION Bilateral central serous chorio-retinopathy is an unusual presentation. OBJECTIVE To report a case of pregnancy-induced bilateral central serous chorio-retinopathy. CASE A thirty-year-old woman complaining of reduced vision in both the eyes was referred for ophthalmoscopic evaluation in her third trimester of pregnancy. The best-corrected(More)
AIM To assess the effect of patient physician trust on how British South Asian (BSA) and British White (BW) patients cope when diagnosed with cancer. MATERIALS AND METHODS We administered a questionnaire incorporating domains of fidelity, honesty, competence, confidentiality and global trust. The patient-physician relationship most preferred by the(More)
INTRODUCTION Tetralogy of Fallot (TOF), a conotruncal defect, has been documented to be associated with chromosome abnormalities, single gene syndrome (22q11 microdeletion), known teratogens, with the rest associations being multifactorial. This study was carried out to determine the clinical profile and associated risk factors in patients with TOF admitted(More)
AIMS To compare knowledge about the outcome of cancer treatment and beliefs about the causes of cancer among British South Asian (BSA) cancer patients of predominantly Gujarati origin with the beliefs held by British White (BW) cancer patients. We also wanted to determine if these beliefs impacted upon the patients' mental health. MATERIALS AND METHODS We(More)
BACKGROUND Laparoscopic cholecystectomy has now replaced open cholecystectomy for the treatment of gallbladder diseases. However, certain cases still require conversion to open procedures. This study identifies and evaluates risk factors that may predict conversion from laparoscopic to an open procedure. OBJECTIVES To identify and evaluate the predictive(More)
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