A COMPARATIVE AND CORRELATIVE STUDY BETWEEN BLOOD AND SALIVARY GLUCOSE WITH BLOOD HbA1c IN TYPE 2 DIABETES
Diabetes is a non-communicable disease characterized by increased blood glucose. As regular monitoring of glucose and glycated hemoglobin (HbA1c) levels in diabetic individual’s blood causes psychological stress, development of a non-invasive technique to quantify glucose and HbA1c are essential. This study was carried out to compare and correlate the blood and salivary glucose and blood HbA1c l...
Endodontic treatment is helpful in saving millions of teeth each year, but at present the focus has shifted towards regenerative approaches as an ideal form of therapy to treat diseased or necrotic pulp tissues. Regeneration of lost tissues has been known for a very long time, but their use in dentistry is gaining momentum. The growing understanding of biological regeneration has permitted the use...
MORPHOMETRY OF THE THYROID GLAND IN DIFFERENT AGE GROUPS IN NORTH INDIAN POPULATION: A CADAVERIC STUDY
Aims and Objectives: The present study was conducted to find out morphometry of thyroid gland in different age groups. Material and Methods: The study was conducted on 60 human thyroid glands in the Department of Anatomy, Pt. B. D. Sharma, PGIMS, Rohtak in North Indian population. Results: In present study, mean length of right and left lobe of thyroid gland was found to be 29.88±7.03 mm and 29.4...
The requirement of drug resistance regularly to plague Tuberculosis control, with vast increase in the spreading of MDR-TB. It can act as a gateway to XDR-TB and then emphasis on the urgency for new drug development and optimal treatment option for Tuberculosis therapy. In this study, we assess the recommending for using Rifabutin (RFB) instead of rifampicin (RIF). The objective of this study and ...
STUDY OF THE ANTIDEPRESSANT AND ANTINOCICEPTIVE ACTIVITY OF ETHANOLIC EXTRACT OF RHIZOMES OF ZINGIBER OFFICINALE IN EXPERIMENTAL ANIMALS
Objective: Ginger (Zingiber officinale Roscoe), a well-known spice plant, has been used traditionally in the treatment of a wide variety of ailments. The main objective of the work is to evaluate the antidepressant and antinociceptive activity of ethanolic extract of Zingiber officinale in Swiss albino mice. Methods: The present study was design to evaluate the antidepressant property of Zingiber ...
Now a day the recent development in new drug delivery systems plays a vital role in pharmaceutical industries. The drug delivery practice has been modified in the last decades and even many advanced innovations happened in recent times. Newer drug delivery systems are largely influencing the current medical practice. Alterations of a traditional or conventional drug delivery into a new drug delive...
In present study, eugenol (major functional component of essential oil of Syzygium aromaticum (clove), at 2% level (v/v) was incorporated in peanut oil based coating to get antimicrobial emulsion. Eugenol emulsion thus prepared was applied on grapes and strawberries. After applying emulsion, reference fruits were kept in corrugated fiber boxes for 8 days for shelf life studies under ambient condit...
Auricularia auricula-judae is a precious colloid fungus, widely used as a food supplement and medicine in Southeast Asian countries. The hot water extract of Auricularia auricula-judae was investigated for antioxidant efficacy and also determined the amount of phytochemical components such as total phenols and flavonoids. Antioxidant activity was analysed by different in vitro assays namely, DPPH ...
SELF-REPORTED CHRONIC ILLNESSES AND USE OF PRESCRIPTION MEDICINES (PM) AMONG ELDERLY MALAYS- A COMMUNITY BASED STUDY
This study explored self-reported chronic illnesses and use of prescription medicines (PM) by elderly Malays in the community. The study was a population based cross sectional study conducted among 490 Malay subjects aged ≥ 60 years in the semi-urban and rural areas in Perak, Malaysia. The study was conducted using pre-validated questionnaires after getting informed consent from the study partic...
Aim and Objective: To evaluate the antioxidant property of fish oil by its free radical scavenging activity using three different antioxidant models. Materials and Methods: In vitro antioxidant activity of fish oil was evaluated by DPPH radical scavenging activity, lipid peroxidation, ABTS radical scavenging activity using olive oil as positive control. Different concentrations of the fish oil, 0....