Volume 4 Issue 12

Issue 12 Articles

Successful Replantation of Amputated Right Thumb in Resource Constrained Environment

Case Report
A case of successful replantation of thumb at the proximal phalanx level is presented in this report. There were associated injuries of the index and middle fingers which were also managed with good functional outcome. The procedure was done with operating loupes and supra clavicular block with minimal facilities in a resource constrained environment of a rural hospital.

Renocolonic Fistula, A Rare Complication of Emphysematous Pyelonephritis

Clinical Image
1. Clinical Image A 62-year-old lady with history of left renal stones, hypertension and impaired fasting glycemia was emergently admitted because of acute onset of abdominal pain. Physical examinations found left-sided abdominal tenderness and ballotable left kidney. Laboratory investigations found impaired renal func- tion and leukocytosis

Comparative Study of Gap Analysis Between Patient and Doctor AboutInformed

Research Article
1. Abstract 1.1. Background: Consent is the most important factor in determining the legitimacy of any treatment offered by the doctor. Increasing advancement in medical technology and use of complicated intervention rendered the patients to adverse and unintended complications and therefore it became necessary for the patient to understand the details of the intervention/procedure and to agree and give permission.

Markers of Both Autoimmune and Apoptotic Processes in Initiation and Progression of Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis

Original Article
1. Abstract 1.1. Purpose: Hashimoto’s thyroiditis (HT) is part of a spectrum of thyroid autoimmune conditions and the most frequent cause of hypothyroidism. Despite considerable progress achieved in identifying factors responsible for the development of HT, its pathogenesis remains unclear. 1.2. Methods: Following a literature analysis, we undertook a study aimed at a comprehensive evaluation of etiopathogenetic factors in patients with HT who remained in euthyreosis and control group (CG).

Homeopathic Dilutions of Mercury Chloride as an Effective and Affordable Treatment for SARS-CoV-2

Review Article
1. Abstract As of June 12, 2020, coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has been confirmed in 602,214 people worldwide, carrying a mortality of approximately 2.7415%. Current management of COVID-19 is sup- portive, and respiratory failure from acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) is the leading cause of mortality.