- Neonatal tetanus: a continuing challengeRuchi Rai
Department of Pediatrics, M L N Medical College, Allahabad, U P, India
Indian J Pediatr 79:1648-50. 2012..Thus, NT is still contributing to neonatal deaths especially in the backward areas of the country and onset of symptoms within a wk of birth is a very high risk factor for mortality...
- Double fetus in fetuRuchi Rai
Department of Pediatrics, MLN Medical College, Allahabad, UP, India
Indian Pediatr 48:904-6. 2011..We describe a male infant with double or twin fetuses in fetu. The diagnosis was made on a computerized tomography (CT) scan of the abdomen and confirmed on surgery. Surgical excision was done and the baby did well post operatively...
- Primary amebic meningoencephalitisRuchi Rai
Department of Pediatrics, MLN Medical College, University of Allahabad, Allahabad, UP, India
Indian Pediatr 45:1004-5. 2008..PAME is an almost universally fatal condition with very few survivors till date. Our patient was one of the rare survivors who recovered after treatment and was discharged without any residual neurological deficit...
- Intravenous adrenaline for shock in neonatesRuchi Rai
Department of Pediatrics, SN Children Hospital, MLN Medical College, Allahabad, UP, India
Indian Pediatr 47:789-90. 2010..We concluded that adrenaline is a safe and effective drug that can be used as an add-on therapy to dopamine and/or dobutamine in newborns with shock secondary to birth asphyxia...
- Sero-prevalence of viral co-infections in HIV infected children of Northern IndiaAnudita Bhargava
Department of Microbiology, M L N Medical College, Allahabad, India
Indian J Pediatr 76:917-9. 2009..To assess the prevalence of viral co-infections in HIV infected children...