December 2012



Journal of Health Science-June Issue 2012 1.A COMPARATIVE STUDY ON EFFECT OF AMBULATION AND BIRTHING BALL ON MATERNAL AND NEWBORN OUTCOME AMONG PRIMIGRAVIDA MOTHERS IN SELECTED HOSPITALS IN MANGALORE - Albin Mathew, Sabitha Nayak & Vandana K. 2 year M.Sc. Nursing student, Vice-Principal, Nitte Usha Institute of Nursing Sciences, Nitte University, Mangalore – 575 018, India

2.EVALUATION OF THE STATUS OF SALIVARY NITRIC OXIDE IN PATIENTS WITH DENTAL CARIES - Mithra N. Hegde, Suchetha Kumari, Nidarsh Hegde, Shilpa Shetty, Nireeksha Department of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics, A.B. Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences, Mangalore, Department of Biochemistry, K.S. Hegde Medical Academy, Mangalore – 575 018, Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, A.B. Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences, Central Research Laboratory, Nitte University, Mangalore 575018, IV year B.D.S. student, A.B. Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences, Mangalore – 575 018, Karnataka, India.

3.FUNGAL PROFILE OF INFECTIOUS KERATITIS IN A TERTIARY CARE HOSPITAL – OUR EXPERIENCE - Sanjeev H., Karnaker Vimal K. , Pai Vijay , Pai Asha K.B. , Rai Rekha & Krishnaprasad M.S. Department of Microbiology & Department of Ophthalmology, K. S. Hegde Medical Academy, Nitte University, Mangalore – 575 018, India.

4.ROLE OF NITRIC OXIDE AND ARGINASE IN THE PATHOGENESIS OF ORAL CANCER - Nidarsh D. Hegde , Suchetha Kumari , Mithra N. Hegde , Shilpa Shetty Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, A.B. Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences, Nitte University, Mangalore – 575 018, India. Department of Biochemistry, K. S. Hegde Medical Academy, Nitte University, Mangalore - 575 018, India. Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, A. B. Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences, Mangalore – 575 018, India, Central Research Laboratory, Nitte University, Mangalore – 575 018, India.

5.A STUDY OF SERUM URIC ACID IN DIABETES MELLITUS AND PRE- DIABETES IN A SOUTH INDIAN TERTIARY CARE HOSPITAL - Sudhindra Rao M. , Bino John Sahayo Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine; K.S. Hegde Medical Academy, Mangalore, Karnataka. Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Sree Mookambika Institute of Medical Sciences. Kulasekharam. KK Dist. T.N.

6.PREVALENCE OF AUTISM AUTISTIC FEATURES AND ASSOCIATED RISK FACTORS IN SUBJECTS ATTENDING SPECIAL SCHOOLS IN OUR COMMUNITY – Sharda V. , Subbalakshmi N.K. , Narayana S. , Samal R.K. Lecturer, Department of Community Medicine, K.S. Hegde Medical Academy, Deralakatte, Mangalore – 575 018, Karnataka, India. Associate Professor, Department of Physiology, Kasturba Medical College, Light House Hill Road, Mangalore – 575 001, Karnataka, India. National Coach, Special Olympics Bharath, St. Agnes Special School, Mangalore, Karnataka , India. Professor, Department of Community Medicine, , K.S. Hegde Medical Academy, Deralakatte, Mangalore – 575 018, Karnataka, India

7.LOW SERUM IRON LEVEL AND LYMPHOCYTE DNA DAMAGE AMONG ADULTS. - Pinak Samal , Suchetha Kumari N. , Indira R. Samal , Kathyayani Sathish Department of Biotechnology, Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal University, Manipal, Karnataka, India. Professor, Department of Biochemistry, K.S. Hegde Medical Academy, Nitte University, Mangalore, Karnataka, India. Asst Professor, Department of Biochemistry, K.S. Hegde Medical Academy, Nitte University, Mangalore, Karnataka, India., Lecturer, Department of Biochemistry, K.S. Hegde Medical Academy, Nitte University, Mangalore, Karnataka, India

8.INFLUENCE OF BIOENHANCERS ON THE RELEASE PATTERN OF NIOSOMES CONTAINING METHOTREXATE - Narayana Charyulu R., Gandhi Kinjal B., Jobin Jose, Sneh Priya, Shastry C.S. Department of Pharmaceutics, N.G.S.M. Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Paneer, Deralakatte, Mangalore – 575 018

9.KNUCKLE-WALKING: PRELUDE TO HOMININ BIPEDALTY OR ACQUIRED MECHANISM TO PROTECT FINGERTIPS? - Arunachalam Kumar Professor of Anatomy, K.S. Hegde Medical Academy, Nitte University, Mangalore – 575 018, India

10.EFFECTIVENESS OF AN INFORMATION BOOKLET ON KNOWLEDGE REGARDING THE IMPORTANCE OF BIRTH SPACING - Tintu Chacko Philomena Fernandes 2 year MSc Nursing student, Assoc. Prof. & H.O.D, Department of Obstetric & Gynecological Nursing, Nitte Usha Institute of Nursing Sciences, Deralakatte, Mangalore – 575 018

11.MULTIPLE VARIATIONS OF BRANCHES OF ABDOMINAL AORTA : A CASE STUDY - Shivarama C.H. , Bhat Shivarama , Shetty R.K. , Avadhani R. PG / Tutor, Associate Professor, Assistant Professor, Professor, Department of Anatomy, Yenepoya Medical College, Mangalore – 575 018, India.

12.BILATERAL OSSIFIED STYLOHYOID CHAIN – A CASE STUDY - Shivarama C.H. , Bhat Shivarama , Radhakrishna Shetty K. , Vikram S. , Avadhani R. PG / Tutor, Associate Professor, Professor, Assistant Professor, Assistant Professor, Department of Anatomy, Yenepoya Medical College, Yenepoya University, Mangalore – 575 018, India.

13.DIFFUSE XANTHOGRANULOMATOUS PYELONEPHRITIS OCCURRING IN A NON-FUNCTIONAL KIDNEY – A REPORT OF TWO CASES. - Harish S. Permi , Rajeev T.P. , Prajwal Ravinder , Sajitha N. & Panna Hegde Associate Professor, Department of Pathology, Associate Professors, Department of Urology, PG students in Pathology, K.S. Hegde Medical Academy of Nitte University, Deralakatte, Mangalore – 575 018, Karnataka, India.

14. SCROTAL CALCINOSIS – RARE CASE REPORTS OF TWO CASES - Harish S. Permi , Rohan Shetty , Shalmali Alva , Balakrishna Shetty, Rajesh Ballal & Jayaprakash Shetty K Associate Professor, Senior Resident, Professor & Head, Department of Pathology Assistant Professor, Professor, Professor & Head, Department of Surgery K.S. Hegde Medical Academy, Nitte University, Mangalore – 575 018

15.PROSTHODONTIC REHABILITATION OF A PATIENT WITH HOLLOW BULB OBTURATOR : A CASE REPORT - Harshitha Alva , Krishna Prasad D. , Anupama Prasad D. P.G. Student, Professor and H.O.D., Lecturer Department of Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge, A.B. Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences, Nitte University, Deralakatte , Mangalore – 575 018

16.PULMONARY AGENESIS-GROUP I WITH UPAA DIAGNOSED IN ELDERLY GERIATRIC AGE - Raghav Sharma , Vidya Upadhyaya ,Nazir Attar Professor, Department of Medicine, K.S. Hegde Medical Academy, Deralakatte, Mangalore – 575 018, Assistant Professor, Department of Radio Diagnosis, K.S. Hegde Medical Academy, Deralakatte, Mangalore – 575 018 Professor & Unit Head, Department of Medicine, K.S.Hegde Medical Academy, Deralakatte, Mangalore – 575 018

17.PROSTHODONTIC REHABILITATION OF A PATIENT WITH ORAL SUBMUCOUS FIBROSIS AND MICROSTOMIA : A CASE REPORT - Anupama Prasad D. , Krishna Prasad D. , Chethan Hegde. Lecturer, Professor and H.O.D., Professor, Department of Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge, A.B. Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences, Nitte University, Deralakatte , Mangalore – 575 018

18.PROVISIONAL RESTORATIONS IN PROSTHODONTIC REHABILITATIONS – CONCEPTS, MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES - Krishna Prasad D. , Manoj Shetty , Harshitha Alva & Anupama Prasad D. Professor and H.O.D., Professor, Postgraduate Student & Lecturer Department of Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge, A.B. Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences, Nitte University, Mangalore – 575 018