Ajay Duseja

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Country: India

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  1. doi request reprint Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in India - a lot done, yet more required!
    Ajay Duseja
    Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160 012, India
    Indian J Gastroenterol 29:217-25. 2010
  2. pmc Treatment of decompensated alcoholic liver disease
    John Menachery
    Department of Hepatology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Int J Hepatol 2011:219238. 2011
  3. doi request reprint APACHE II score is superior to SOFA, CTP and MELD in predicting the short-term mortality in patients with acute-on-chronic liver failure (ACLF)
    Ajay Duseja
    Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    J Dig Dis 14:484-90. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Treatment of chronic hepatitis C in end stage renal disease: experience at a tertiary care centre
    Ajay Duseja
    Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Trop Gastroenterol 33:189-92. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Non-hepatic insults are common acute precipitants in patients with acute on chronic liver failure (ACLF)
    Ajay Duseja
    Department of Hepatology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Dig Dis Sci 55:3188-92. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance is common in patients with predominantly genotype 3 chronic hepatitis C
    Ajay Duseja
    Department of Hepatology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Dig Dis Sci 54:1778-82. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Metformin is effective in achieving biochemical response in patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) not responding to lifestyle interventions
    Ajay Duseja
    Departments of Hepatology Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Ann Hepatol 6:222-6. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Insulin tolerance test is comparable to homeostasis model assessment for insulin resistance in patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
    Ajay Duseja
    Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160 012, India
    Indian J Gastroenterol 26:170-3. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in India--is it different?
    Ajay Duseja
    Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh
    Trop Gastroenterol 27:142-6. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Eosinophilic cholangiopathy--a case report
    Ajay Duseja
    Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Dig Dis Sci 50:1422-5. 2005

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  1. doi request reprint Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in India - a lot done, yet more required!
    Ajay Duseja
    Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160 012, India
    Indian J Gastroenterol 29:217-25. 2010
    ..In conclusion, a lot has been done, yet more is required to understand various aspects of NAFLD in India...
  2. pmc Treatment of decompensated alcoholic liver disease
    John Menachery
    Department of Hepatology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Int J Hepatol 2011:219238. 2011
    ..Liver transplantation remains the definitive therapy for decompensated cirrhosis/alcoholic hepatitis despite the issues of recidivism, poor compliance with postoperative care, and being a self-inflicted disease...
  3. doi request reprint APACHE II score is superior to SOFA, CTP and MELD in predicting the short-term mortality in patients with acute-on-chronic liver failure (ACLF)
    Ajay Duseja
    Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    J Dig Dis 14:484-90. 2013
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  4. ncbi request reprint Treatment of chronic hepatitis C in end stage renal disease: experience at a tertiary care centre
    Ajay Duseja
    Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Trop Gastroenterol 33:189-92. 2012
    ..The present study aimed to analyze the treatment outcome in patients with CHC and ESRD, being evaluated for kidney transplantation...
  5. doi request reprint Non-hepatic insults are common acute precipitants in patients with acute on chronic liver failure (ACLF)
    Ajay Duseja
    Department of Hepatology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Dig Dis Sci 55:3188-92. 2010
    ..There is limited data on the entity of ACLF. This study was performed to review our experience in ACLF patients from a tertiary care centre...
  6. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance is common in patients with predominantly genotype 3 chronic hepatitis C
    Ajay Duseja
    Department of Hepatology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Dig Dis Sci 54:1778-82. 2009
    ..A majority of these patients had genotype 3, but there was no difference in insulin resistance between genotype 1 and genotype 3 patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Metformin is effective in achieving biochemical response in patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) not responding to lifestyle interventions
    Ajay Duseja
    Departments of Hepatology Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Ann Hepatol 6:222-6. 2007
    ..Results were compared with 25 patients with NAFLD from the same cohort treated only with lifestyle interventions (disease controls)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Insulin tolerance test is comparable to homeostasis model assessment for insulin resistance in patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
    Ajay Duseja
    Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160 012, India
    Indian J Gastroenterol 26:170-3. 2007
    ..Insulin resistance (IR) is common in patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). We compared the performance of insulin tolerance test and the homeostasis model assessment (HOMA) for measuring IR in such patients...
  9. ncbi request reprint Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in India--is it different?
    Ajay Duseja
    Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh
    Trop Gastroenterol 27:142-6. 2006
    ..More data is required to substantiate these findings and to prove if NAFLD patients in India are different at presentation...
  10. ncbi request reprint Eosinophilic cholangiopathy--a case report
    Ajay Duseja
    Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Dig Dis Sci 50:1422-5. 2005
  11. ncbi request reprint Frequency of primary iron overload and HFE gene mutations (C282Y, H63D and S65C) in chronic liver disease patients in north India
    Barjinderjit Kaur Dhillon
    Department of Haematology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    World J Gastroenterol 13:2956-9. 2007
    ..To identify the frequency of iron overload and study the three mutations in the HFE gene (C282Y, H63D, and S65C) in patients with chronic liver disorders (CLD) and controls...
  12. ncbi request reprint Angiogenic and anti-angiogenic factor gene transcript level quantitation by quantitative real time PCR in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma
    Bal Krishan Sharma
    Department of Hepatology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh, 160012, India
    Mol Biol Rep 40:5843-52. 2013
    ..Angiogenic and anti-angiogenic factors are all highly expressed in HCC patients. Upregulation of tissue anti-angiogenic factors indicates the urgency for the alternative of anti-angiogenic therapies...
  13. ncbi request reprint  Correlation of adipose tissue with liver histology in Asian Indian patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD)
    Narendra S Choudhary
    Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Ann Hepatol 11:478-86. 2012
    ..There is sparse literature on the association of adipose tissue with liver histology in patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD)...
  14. doi request reprint Serum levels of angiogenic and anti-angiogenic factors: their prognostic relevance in locally advanced hepatocellular carcinoma
    Bal Krishan Sharma
    Departments of Hepatology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh, 160012, India
    Mol Cell Biochem 383:103-12. 2013
    ..Serum VEGF correlates with poor survival of HCC patients and, therefore, serves as a non-invasive biomarker of poor prognosis. Moreover, elevated levels of anti-angiogenic factors occur endogenously in HCC patients...
  15. doi request reprint Correlation between degree and quality of sleep disturbance and the level of neuropsychiatric impairment in patients with liver cirrhosis
    Jayanta Samanta
    Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Metab Brain Dis 28:249-59. 2013
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  16. ncbi request reprint Chemical shift magnetic resonance imaging is helpful in detecting hepatic steatosis but not fibrosis in patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD)
    Naveen Kalra
    Department of Radiodiagnosis, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Ann Hepatol 8:21-5. 2009
    ..Aim of the present study was to evaluate the role of chemical shift magnetic resonance imaging in assessing hepatic steatosis and fibrosis in patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease...
  17. doi request reprint Hepatitis B virus reverse transcriptase mutations in treatment Naïve chronic hepatitis B patients
    Bhupesh Singla
    Departments of Hepatology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    J Med Virol 85:1155-62. 2013
    ..On the basis of the finding of this study, genotypic testing is recommended before the start of therapy in naïve patients, so that suitable antiviral drugs can be prescribed...
  18. ncbi request reprint The clinicopathological profile of Indian patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is different from that in the West
    Ajay Duseja
    Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Sector 12, Chandigarh 060012, India
    Dig Dis Sci 52:2368-74. 2007
    ..All 17 patients treated with metformin had a reduction in ALT level and 10 (59%) of them had normalization of their enzymes. We conclude that the clinicopathological profile of NAFLD in Indian patients is different from that in the West...
  19. ncbi request reprint Levels of hepatitis B virus replicative intermediate in serum samples of chronic hepatitis B patients
    Bhupesh Singla
    Department of Hepatology, Nehru Hospital, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, 160012, India
    Mol Biol Rep 41:4689-96. 2014
    ..Moreover, the median level of serum HBV cccDNA was significantly higher in HBeAg positive patients in contrast to HBeAg negative subjects. ..
  20. doi request reprint Clinical significance of genotypes and precore/basal core promoter mutations in HBV related chronic liver disease patients in North India
    Sanjeev Sharma
    Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Dig Dis Sci 55:794-802. 2010
    ..Thus, the aim of this study was to determine the incidence of BCP and precore HBV mutants and their relationship with HBV genotype and different stages of HBV related liver disease in North Indian patients...
  21. doi request reprint Diagnosis and prognostic significance of minimal hepatic encephalopathy in patients with cirrhosis of liver
    Radha K Dhiman
    Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Dig Dis Sci 55:2381-90. 2010
    ..We assessed (1) the usefulness of psychometric hepatic encephalopathy score and critical flicker frequency for the diagnosis of minimal hepatic encephalopathy, and (2) prognostic significance of minimal hepatic encephalopathy...
  22. ncbi request reprint Patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) have an increased risk of atherosclerosis and cardiovascular disease
    Ashwani Guleria
    Department of Internal Medicine, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Trop Gastroenterol 34:74-82. 2013
    ..This study aimed to assess the prevalence of atherosclerosis and risk of cardiovascular disease in patients with NAFLDand to study its relationship with MS...
  23. ncbi request reprint Unconjugated hyperbilirubinemia in nonalcoholic steatohepatitis--is it Gilbert's syndrome?
    Ajay Duseja
    Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh
    Trop Gastroenterol 26:123-5. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate patients of NASH for the presence of hyperbilirubinemia at presentation...
  24. doi request reprint Role of small intestinal bacterial overgrowth and delayed gastrointestinal transit time in cirrhotic patients with minimal hepatic encephalopathy
    Ankur Gupta
    Department of Internal Medicine, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    J Hepatol 53:849-55. 2010
    ..This cross-sectional study was carried out to elucidate the role of bacterial overgrowth of the small intestine and delayed intestinal transit among patients with MHE...
  25. doi request reprint Minimal hepatic encephalopathy: consensus statement of a working party of the Indian National Association for Study of the Liver
    Radha K Dhiman
    Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 25:1029-41. 2010
    ..Questions related to the definition of MHE, its prevalence, diagnosis, clinical characteristics, pathogenesis, natural history and treatment were addressed by the members of the Working Party...
  26. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of clinical and biochemical parameters in hepatocellular carcinoma: experience from an Indian center
    Nitin Saini
    Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Clin Chim Acta 371:183-6. 2006
    ..However, there is limited information regarding clinicopathological profile of HCC from the Indian subcontinent...
  27. ncbi request reprint Indocyanine green clearance test (using spectrophotometry) and its correlation with model for end stage liver disease (MELD) score in Indian patients with cirrhosis of liver
    Sachin Gupta
    Department of Hepatology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Trop Gastroenterol 33:129-34. 2012
    ..Among all quantitative liver function tests indocyanine green (ICG) clearance test is most widely used and has been used to determine operative risk before hepatectomy and to assess prognosis of patients with cirrhosis...
  28. doi request reprint Functional reconstitution of defective myeloid dendritic cells in chronic hepatitis C infection on successful antiviral treatment
    Deepa Rana
    Department of Immunopathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    Liver Int 32:1128-37. 2012
    ..This study examines functional status of DCs before and after completion of treatment with the aim to find any modulatory effect...
  29. ncbi request reprint Comparison of 7 staging systems in north Indian cohort of hepatocellular carcinoma
    Sanjay Sarma
    Department of Hepatology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Trop Gastroenterol 31:271-8. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the ability of 7 different staging systems in predicting survival in an Indian cohort of patients with HCC...
  30. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging of brain in patients with cirrhotic and non-cirrhotic portal hypertension
    Kshaunish Das
    Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Dig Dis Sci 53:2793-8. 2008
    ..Reports of MRI brain findings in patients with extra hepatic portal venous obstruction (EHPVO) and non-cirrhotic portal fibrosis (NCPF) are scanty in the literature...
  31. doi request reprint Tongue hyperpigmentation resulting from peginterferon alfa-2b and ribavirin treatment in a patient with chronic hepatitis C
    Souvik Ghosh
    Department of Hepatology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Dig Dis Sci 57:820-1. 2012
    ..We report the first case of tongue hyperpigmentation associated with PEG-INF-2b plus ribavirin administration in a non-Caucasian patient with genotype 4...
  32. ncbi request reprint Assessment of insulin resistance and effect of metformin in nonalcoholic steatohepatitis--a preliminary report
    Ajay Duseja
    Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160 012
    Indian J Gastroenterol 23:12-5. 2004
    ..Insulin resistance plays a major role in the pathogenesis of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH). Insulin-sensitizing drugs like metformin may have a role in the treatment of this disease...
  33. ncbi request reprint Nonalcoholic steatohepatitis in Asian Indians is neither associated with iron overload nor with HFE gene mutations
    Ajay Duseja
    Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    World J Gastroenterol 11:393-5. 2005
    ..Other than insulin resistance, iron abnormalities have been thought to be one of the triggering factors. Therefore, our aim was to study the role of iron abnormalities and HFE gene mutations in patients with NASH...
  34. ncbi request reprint HBV specific T-cell responses in hepatitis B
    Deepa Rana
    Departments of Immunopathology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Trop Gastroenterol 32:273-8. 2011
    ..Cellular immune responses seem to prevail in acute hepatitis, whereas chronically infected patients demonstrate generally suppressed cellular immune responses and significantly greater antibody responses...
  35. ncbi request reprint Early indicators of prognosis in fulminant hepatic failure: an assessment of the Model for End-Stage Liver Disease (MELD) and King's College Hospital criteria
    Radha K Dhiman
    Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Liver Transpl 13:814-21. 2007
    ..045, CPI vs. KCH criteria 0.019, and MELD vs. KCH criteria 0.472). In conclusion, MELD and KCH criteria are not as useful as a combination of other early CPI in predicting adverse outcome in patients with FHF due to acute viral hepatitis...
  36. ncbi request reprint Expression of astrocytic genes coding for proteins implicated in neural excitation and brain edema is altered after acute liver failure
    Kiran K Thumburu
    Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    J Neurochem 128:617-27. 2014
    ..These findings may provide new drug targets against CNS complications of acute liver failure. ..
  37. ncbi request reprint Anaplastic large cell lymphoma presenting as acute liver failure: A report of two cases with review of literature
    Uma Nahar Saikia
    Departments of Histopathology, Hepatology and Internal Medicine, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Ann Hepatol 9:457-61. 2010
    ..We hereby report these cases with the review of literature on primary hepatic ALCLwith their possible etio-pathogenesis & diagnostic clues which may help in timely diagnosis & management in such cases...
  38. ncbi request reprint Is vaccination against hepatitis A virus required in patients with cirrhosis of the liver?
    Ajay Duseja
    Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh
    Trop Gastroenterol 25:162-3. 2004
    ..Most of the patients with cirrhosis of the liver in the population studied were already exposed to HAV. Routine vaccination against HAV cannot be recommended in these patients...
  39. ncbi request reprint Persistence of cognitive impairment after resolution of overt hepatic encephalopathy
    Sridharan Umapathy
    Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Am J Gastroenterol 109:1011-9. 2014
    ..This longitudinal study was carried out to evaluate the persistence of cognitive impairment in cirrhotics with prior overt HE (OHE) episode despite treatment...
  40. ncbi request reprint Portal vein aneurysm: is it an incidental finding only?
    Sameer Vyas
    Department of Radiodiagnosis, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Ann Hepatol 11:263-4. 2012
    ..Portal vein aneurysms are uncommon incidental imaging findings. They usually do not require any treatment unless symptomatic. Contrast enhanced CT is the imaging modality of choice for depicting its morphology and extension...
  41. pmc Primary leiomyosarcoma of gallbladder: a rare diagnosis
    Ajay Savlania
    Department of General Surgery, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Case Rep Gastrointest Med 2012:287012. 2012
    ..Histopathological examination revealed spindle-cell proliferation and possibility of malignant tumor of mesenchymal origin was kept. This was later confirmed on immunohistochemistry...
  42. ncbi request reprint Biphasic multidetector CT of primary hepatic lymphoma in a patient with HIV infection
    Naveen Kalra
    Department of Radiodiagnosis and Imaging, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India, 160012
    Trop Gastroenterol 29:169-71. 2008
    ..We report a case of PHL in a patient with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection and describe the imaging findings on biphasic multidetector CT (MDCT)...
  43. ncbi request reprint Pancreatic cysts causing biliary obstruction in von Hippel Lindau syndrome
    Rahul Gupta
    Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    JOP 9:313-6. 2008
    ..We describe a patient with von Hippel Lindau syndrome who had biliary obstruction due to pancreatic cysts who was initially managed endoscopically and then surgically...
  44. ncbi request reprint Lactulose improves cognitive functions and health-related quality of life in patients with cirrhosis who have minimal hepatic encephalopathy
    Srinivasa Prasad
    Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Hepatology 45:549-59. 2007
    ..42]); MANOVA for time and treatment, P=0.002. Improvement in HRQOL was related to the improvement in psychometry. CONCLUSION: Treatment with lactulose improves both cognitive function and HRQOL in patients with cirrhosis who have MHE...
  45. doi request reprint External stenting of pancreaticojejunostomy anastomosis and pancreatic duct after pancreaticoduodenectomy
    Lileswar Kaman
    Department of General Surgery, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, 160012, India
    Updates Surg 64:257-64. 2012
    ..8 vs. 7.4 %, P = 0.575). External drainage of pancreaticojejunostomy anastomosis and the pancreatic duct with a stent does not decrease the rate of postoperative pancreatic fistula after pancreaticoduodenectomy...
  46. ncbi request reprint Clinico-cytopathological spectrum of hepatocellular carcinoma, its correlation with serum alpha-fetoprotein level, and hepatitis B and C viral markers
    Nitin Shriniwas Radhika
    Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh
    Trop Gastroenterol 25:116-20. 2004
    ..HBsAg by ELISA was found to be positive in 72.7% of cases while only 1 case (4.5%) was positive for anti-HCV. In 1 case (4.5%), there was dual infection due to hepatitis B virus (HBV) and HCV. No viral cause was found in 18.3% of cases...
  47. doi request reprint Obesity and NAFLD: The role of bacteria and microbiota
    Ajay Duseja
    Department of Hepatology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Sector 12, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Clin Liver Dis 18:59-71. 2014
    ..Further evidence linking gut microbiota with obesity and NAFLD comes from studies showing usefulness of probiotics in animals and patients with NAFLD. This article reviews the relationship among gut microbiota, obesity, and NAFLD...
  48. doi request reprint Portal hypertension in nodular regenerative hyperplasia: A mixed bag!
    Ajay Duseja
    Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 27:1260-2. 2012
    ..See article in J. Gastroenterol. Hepatol. 2012; 27: 1336-1340...
  49. ncbi request reprint APOC3 and PNPLA3 in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: Need to clear the air
    Ajay Duseja
    Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, Lucknow, India Department of Gastroenterology, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 27:848-51. 2012
    ..See article in J. Gastroenterol. Hepatol. 2012; 27: 951-956...
  50. pmc The effect of sedation during upper gastrointestinal endoscopy
    Atul Sachdeva
    Department of Internal Medicine, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Saudi J Gastroenterol 16:280-4. 2010
    ..We aimed to study whether sedation reduces discomfort during endoscopy and a comparison of longer-acting diazepam with shorter-acting midazolam...
  51. ncbi request reprint Occult hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection in healthy blood donors
    Ajay Duseja
    Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 46:690-2. 2003
    ..All the healthy blood donors were negative for HBV DNA by PCR. Occult HBV infection does not occur in the healthy blood donors in the population studied...
  52. ncbi request reprint Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in India--how much? How soon?
    Ajay Duseja
    Trop Gastroenterol 26:1-3. 2005
  53. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of obesity, diabetes mellitus and hyperlipidaemia in patients with cryptogenic liver cirrhosis
    Ajay Duseja
    Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh Department of Hepatology
    Trop Gastroenterol 25:15-7. 2004
    ..Increased body weight and diabetes mellitus may play a role in the causation of cirrhosis in patients with cryptogenic cirrhosis...
  54. ncbi request reprint Indian patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease presenting with raised transaminases are different at presentation
    Ajay Duseja
    World J Gastroenterol 13:649-50. 2007
  55. ncbi request reprint Serum iron levels and hepatic iron overload in patients with nonalcoholic steatohepatitis
    Ajay Duseja
    Dig Dis Sci 51:1730-1. 2006
  56. ncbi request reprint Asians need different criteria for defining overweight and obesity
    Radha K Dhiman
    Arch Intern Med 165:1069-70. 2005
  57. ncbi request reprint Non-cirrhotic portal fibrosis (NCPF) is a vanishing disease in India
    Yogesh Chawla
    Trop Gastroenterol 24:45-6. 2003
  58. ncbi request reprint Intrahepatic stones: is it a lifestyle disease?
    Yogesh Chawla
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 23:998-9. 2008