EMERGENCY OBSTETRICS TRAINING IMPROVING SKILLS AMONG HEALTH CARE WORKERS IN MIGORI AND NYERI COUNTIES, KENYA
Introduction: Utilization of skilled health care is effective in reduction of maternal and newborn morbidity and mortality. Sufficiently trained health workers can competently handle and manage obstetric complications. Health workers, despite having undergone a formal training, require regular refreshers to keep up to date with new, evidence-based information. Methods: This is an evaluation repo...
The Present study focuses on the challenges facing the development of oral insulin the fact we have no formulation in market, being an attractive and advantageous over the regular injections. Physiological and biological factors of the insulin has great influence for the development of an oral formulation with many difficulties regarding the stability over gastric pH and proteolytic enzymes, selec...
A CASE CONTROL STUDY OF OXIDATIVE STRESS AND INFLAMMATION IN TUNISIAN PATIENTS WITH ISCHEMIC HEART DISEASE
Ischemic heart disease (IHD) is the major cause of morbid-mortality in most countries. The involvement of inflammation and oxidative stress (OS) in the development of atherosclerosis, ischemic cardiopathy triggering phenomen, has been investigated. The high sensitive C-reactive protein (hs_CRP) was measured in serum by immunoenzymatic method. Serum total homocysteine (Hcy) concentration was measur...
AIDS is syndrome of a set of disease, which is caused by HIV I and II. These viruses mainly destroy the lymphocytes which play a major role in our body immune system. Till now, there is not taken exactly prevention on this virus. Although some antiviral drugs are produced which make a preventive barrier out of the lymphocytes cells of patient’s blood but there is no way to kill the virus properl...
EVALUATION OF MACROSCOPICAL AND MICROSCOPICAL STUDY, PHYTOCHEMICAL ANALYSIS, TLC AND HPTLC FINGERPRINTING OF BAUHINIA PURPUREA LINN. LEAVES
Objective- To rationalize the Macroscopical and Microscopical study, Phytochemical analysis, TLC and HPTLC fingerprinting of Bauhinia purpurea Linn. Leaves. Methods- The crude ethanolic extract of leaves of Bauhinia purpurea Linn. was using the macroscopical characters (size, shape, colour, odour, taste, surface, texture, venation, margin, base, and petiole) powder microscopical study, the powder ...
Present study was conducted to know the antifertility potential of Achyranthus aspera leaves in female mice and has shown promising results of antiovulatory activity, estrogenic and constant teratogenic activities. Administrations of A. aspera leaves methanolic extract at the dosage 25 mg/kg and 50 mg/kg body weight were subjected for testing their antiovulatory, estrogenic and teratogenic activit...
DESIGN OF CORE COMPRESSED TABLETS OF AZITHROMYCIN AND BROMHEXINE HYDROCHLORIDE AS DUAL RELEASE SYSTEM
Bromhexine hydrochloride, mucolytic agent used in the treatment of respiratory disorders. Azithromycin is use in wide variety of bacterial infections. The aim of this present work is to formulate dual drug delivery system containing azithromycin as immediate release and bromhexine hydrochloride as sustained release action. The sustained release part as core tablet of bromhexine prepared because of...
The rhizosphere represents the thin layer of soil surrounding plant roots and the soil occupied by the roots, supports large active groups of microorganisms. The vast organic compounds (amino acids, sugars etc.) secreted by plant roots in the rhizosphere provide a food source for microorganisms increasing microbial biomass and their activity in the rhizosphere. Antibiotics are antimicrobial compou...
DYSMENORRHOEA: PREVALENCE, IMPACT AND KNOWLEDGE ASPECT OF TREATMENT IN FEMALES OF REPRODUCTIVE AGE IN TERTIARY CARE TEACHING HOSPITAL
Objectives: To describe the prevalence, severity, impact and treatment aspects of dysmenorrhoea in females of reproductive age group in tertiary care teaching hospital. Material and Methods: This was a questionnaire based survey type study. Detail information regarding demographic profile, menstrual history and dysmenorrhoea was analysed. Severity of dysmenorrhoea was evaluated by a Menstrua...
EXTENT OF PHOTO-DEGRADATION OF THREE DIFFERENT DIAZEPAM TABLET FORMULATIONS AVAILABLE IN TRANSPARENT PACKAGING: AN UV ANALYSIS
This study was designed to determine the extent of photolytic degradation of diazepam tablets, without light-protective packaging, available in the market. The UV spectroscopy method was designed and applied for this purpose. A total of 2160 tablets (each tablet contained 5 mg diazepam) of three different brand formulations A, B and C were chosen randomly. These tablets were then exposed to differ...