Meenu Singh

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Country: India

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Atypical pneumonia in children
    Manju Salaria
    Advanced Pediatric Center, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Chandigarh 160 012, India
    Indian Pediatr 39:259-66. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Management of acute asthma
    M Singh
    Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatric Centre, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh
    Indian J Pediatr 68:S23-30. 2001
  3. pmc Gastro-oesophageal reflux and bronchial asthma: current status and future directions
    J L Mathew
    Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatrics Centre, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Postgrad Med J 80:701-5. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Possible role of poly(ADP-ribose) polymerase in pathological and physiological cardiac hypertrophy
    P Balakumar
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Drug Research, Punjabi University, Patiala, India
    Methods Find Exp Clin Pharmacol 28:683-9. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Dehumidifiers for chronic asthma
    Meenu Singh
    Department of Pediatrics, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 6:CD003563. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of intrapleural streptokinase in empyema thoracis in children
    M Singh
    Department of Paediatrics, Advanced Paediatrics Centre, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    Acta Paediatr 93:1443-5. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Comparison of improvement in quality of life score with objective parameters of pulmonary function in Indian asthmatic children receiving inhaled corticosteroid therapy
    Meenu Singh
    Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatrics Center, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Indian Pediatr 41:1143-7. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint The burden of asthma in children: an Asian perspective
    Meenu Singh
    Advanced Paediatric Centre, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Paediatr Respir Rev 6:14-9. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Utility of telemedicine for children in India
    Meenu Singh
    Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Pediatr 77:73-5. 2010
  10. pmc Prevalence and risk factors for transmission of infection among children in household contact with adults having pulmonary tuberculosis
    M Singh
    Department of Pediatrics, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Arch Dis Child 90:624-8. 2005

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  1. ncbi request reprint Atypical pneumonia in children
    Manju Salaria
    Advanced Pediatric Center, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Chandigarh 160 012, India
    Indian Pediatr 39:259-66. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Management of acute asthma
    M Singh
    Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatric Centre, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh
    Indian J Pediatr 68:S23-30. 2001
    ..Patients in respiratory failure need intensive care. Carefully managed prognosis of an acute attack of asthma is good...
  3. pmc Gastro-oesophageal reflux and bronchial asthma: current status and future directions
    J L Mathew
    Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatrics Centre, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Postgrad Med J 80:701-5. 2004
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Possible role of poly(ADP-ribose) polymerase in pathological and physiological cardiac hypertrophy
    P Balakumar
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Drug Research, Punjabi University, Patiala, India
    Methods Find Exp Clin Pharmacol 28:683-9. 2006
    ..These results implicate PARP in PAAC-induced LV dysfunction and pathological cardiac hypertrophy. However, PARP may not be involved in CST-induced physiological cardiac hypertrophy...
  5. doi request reprint Dehumidifiers for chronic asthma
    Meenu Singh
    Department of Pediatrics, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 6:CD003563. 2013
    ..Humidity control measures in the home environment of patients with asthma have been recommended, since a warm humid environment favours the growth of house dust mites. However, there is no consensus about the usefulness of these measures...
  6. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of intrapleural streptokinase in empyema thoracis in children
    M Singh
    Department of Paediatrics, Advanced Paediatrics Centre, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    Acta Paediatr 93:1443-5. 2004
    ..To compare intrapleural streptokinase and placebo in paediatric empyema...
  7. ncbi request reprint Comparison of improvement in quality of life score with objective parameters of pulmonary function in Indian asthmatic children receiving inhaled corticosteroid therapy
    Meenu Singh
    Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatrics Center, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Indian Pediatr 41:1143-7. 2004
    ..Improvement in QOL score is likely to be a sensitive measurement of functional improvement in asthmatic children on treatment; however subjective sensation of improvement lags behind objective measures...
  8. ncbi request reprint The burden of asthma in children: an Asian perspective
    Meenu Singh
    Advanced Paediatric Centre, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Paediatr Respir Rev 6:14-9. 2005
    ..The purpose of this review is to highlight the varying prevalence of asthma in Asia and to assess the likely economic burden for the future...
  9. doi request reprint Utility of telemedicine for children in India
    Meenu Singh
    Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Pediatr 77:73-5. 2010
    ..To show utility of telemedicine to children in Indian subcontinent...
  10. pmc Prevalence and risk factors for transmission of infection among children in household contact with adults having pulmonary tuberculosis
    M Singh
    Department of Pediatrics, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Arch Dis Child 90:624-8. 2005
    ..To study the prevalence of tuberculosis infection among children in household contact with adults having pulmonary tuberculosis, and identify the possible risk factors...
  11. doi request reprint Probiotics for allergic respiratory diseases--putting it into perspective
    Meenu Singh
    Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 21:e368-76. 2010
    ..This has prompted studies of feeding probiotics in prevention as well as treatment of respiratory allergy. We hereby discuss the status of probiotics in respiratory allergy...
  12. ncbi request reprint Heated, humidified air for the common cold
    M Singh
    Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatrics Centre, Sector 12, Chandigarh, India 160012
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 3:CD001728. 2006
    ..Heated, humidified air has long been used by common cold sufferers. The theoretical basis is that steam may help congested mucus drain better and heat may destroy cold virus as it does in vitro...
  13. ncbi request reprint Perinatal tuberculosis a case series
    Meenu Singh
    Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Pulmonology Unit, Advanced Pediatric Center, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    J Trop Pediatr 53:135-8. 2007
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Adherence issues in asthma
    Meenu Singh
    Advanced Pediatric Center, PGIMER, Chandigarh 160 012, India
    Indian Pediatr 43:1050-5. 2006
    ..Non adherence of different forms was seen in up to 68 percent of patients. The purpose of this communication is to report the frequency of non adherence in patients with asthma and suggest remedial measures...
  15. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of spacers in asthma
    Baljit Dahiya
    Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Pediatr 74:631-5. 2007
    ..To compare the efficacy of all types of spacers commonly available to children in India...
  16. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary sarcoidosis masquerading as tuberculosis
    Meenu Singh
    Pediatric Pulmonology Unit, Advanced Pediatric Center, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Indian Pediatr 44:615-7. 2007
    ..As she had poor response to anti tubercular therapy, diagnosis was subsequently revised to sarcoidosis by lung biopsy. Treatment with steroids resulted in significant clinical improvement...
  17. ncbi request reprint Newer drugs for asthma
    Meenu Singh
    Advanced Pediatrics Centre, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Pediatr 71:721-7. 2004
    ..Anti interleukin agents and phosphodiesterase inhibitors are in the stage of clinical trials. Antisense therapy and pharmacogenetics are the on horizon for treatment of asthma...
  18. ncbi request reprint Cystic fibrosis in North Indian children
    Meenu Singh
    Department of Pediatrics, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Pediatr 69:627-9. 2002
    ..We present our experience with the diagnosis and management of cystic fibrosis in children seen at Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh...
  19. doi request reprint Heated, humidified air for the common cold
    Meenu Singh
    Department of Pediatrics, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 6:CD001728. 2013
    ..Heated, humidified air has long been used by sufferers of the common cold. The theoretical basis is that steam may help congested mucus drain better and heat may destroy the cold virus as it does in vitro...
  20. ncbi request reprint Evidence based review on levosalbutamol
    Mukesh Kumar Gupta
    Department of Pediatrics, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Pediatr 74:161-7. 2007
    ..But, large multicenter trials are needed to prove its therapeutic superiority and cost-effectiveness in long term...
  21. ncbi request reprint Treatment with 400 microg of inhaled budesonide vs 200 microg of inhaled budesonide and oral montelukast in children with moderate persistent asthma: randomized controlled trial
    Gokul Chand Jat
    Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatrics Centre, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 97:397-401. 2006
    ..Montelukast is reported to be beneficial in asthma as add-on therapy to inhaled corticosteroids and may reduce the need for the latter...
  22. doi request reprint Utility of multidetector CT and virtual bronchoscopy in tracheobronchial obstruction in children
    Kushaljit Singh Sodhi
    Department of Radiodiagnosis, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    Acta Paediatr 99:1011-5. 2010
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Bacille Calmette-Guérin vaccination is associated with lower prevalence of allergic diseases in Indian children
    Meenu Singh
    Department of Pediatrics, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 27:e107-12. 2013
    ..We explored the link between BCG vaccination and prevalence of allergic diseases among school children of Chandigarh, North India...
  24. ncbi request reprint Metered dose inhaler with spacer in children with acute asthma
    Joseph L Mathew
    Advanced Pediatrics Center, PGIMER, Chandigarh 160 012, India
    Indian Pediatr 45:295-7. 2008
  25. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of an individualized written home-management plan in the control of moderate persistent asthma: a randomized, controlled trial
    Sunil K Agrawal
    Department of Paediatrics, Advanced Paediatrics Centre, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    Acta Paediatr 94:1742-6. 2005
    ..The management of childhood asthma necessitates a comprehensive approach including pharmacological treatment as well as education about self-evaluation and home management of the condition...
  26. ncbi request reprint Management of empyema thoracic in children
    Meenu Singh
    Departments of Pediatrics and Pediatric Surgery, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160 072, India
    Indian Pediatr 39:145-57. 2002
  27. ncbi request reprint Esophageal duplication cyst: an unusual cause of respiratory distress in infants
    Kushaljit Singh Sodhi
    Department of Radiodiagnosis, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    Pediatr Emerg Care 21:854-6. 2005
    ..We report 2 such cases of esophageal duplication cyst in infants, causing acute respiratory distress. Excision was curative...
  28. ncbi request reprint Apolipoprotein E polymorphism and its relation to plasma lipids in coronary heart disease
    P P Singh
    Department of Human Biology, Punjabi University, Patiala, India
    Indian J Med Sci 62:105-12. 2008
    ..The present investigation is aimed at examining the Apolipoprotein E (APOE) genotypic influence on coronary heart disease (CHD) risk in northwest India (Punjab), where this disease is emerging as a major threat to public-health care system...
  29. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of quality of life in indian children with bronchial asthma using a disease-specific and locally appropriate questionnaire
    M Singh
    Department of Paediatrics, Advanced Paediatrics Centre, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Acta Paediatr 93:554-5. 2004
    ..To evaluate quality of life (QOL) in Indian children with bronchial asthma...
  30. doi request reprint Metal accumulation and growth response in Vigna radiata L. inoculated with chromate tolerant rhizobacteria and grown on tannery sludge amended soil
    N K Singh
    Ecotoxicology and Bioremediation Group, National Botanical Research Institute, Lucknow, 226 001, India
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 84:118-24. 2010
    ..Results showed that rhizobacterial strain helps in ameliorating metal induced phytotoxicity, acquiring higher biomass and metal uptake in the plant may be useful in decontamination of metal from polluted soil...
  31. doi request reprint Zinc for the common cold
    Meenu Singh
    Department of Pediatrics, Post Graduate Institute ofMedical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 6:CD001364. 2013
    ..Inadequate treatment masking and reduced bioavailability of zinc from some formulations have been cited as influencing results...
  32. doi request reprint Vallecular cyst-revisited
    Vidushi Mahajan
    Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Pediatr 75:1081-2. 2008
    ..Although rare, vallecular cyst should be included in the differential diagnosis of congenital laryngeal stridor in neonates. The literature of vallecular cyst is being reviewed in the current article...
  33. doi request reprint Implication of the cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator gene in infertile family members of Indian CF patients
    Neeraj Sharma
    Department of Biochemistry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh, 160012, India
    Biochem Genet 46:847-56. 2008
    ..Failure to detect mutations on the other allele by SSCP analysis demands direct gene sequencing to detect mutations in the intronic or promoter region...
  34. doi request reprint Four years of experience of telemedicine for paediatric care in three Punjab hospitals, North India: achievements and lessons
    Meenu Singh
    Advanced Pediatric Centre, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Postgrad Med J 86:688-91. 2010
    ..To conclude, telepaediatrics in India is still in its fetal stage. The hurdles and medico-legal issues need to be addressed before the telepaediatrics service is widely accepted in India...
  35. pmc Treatment of severe community-acquired pneumonia with oral amoxicillin in under-five children in developing country: a systematic review
    Rashmi Ranjan Das
    Department of Pediatrics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences AIIMS, Bhubaneswar, India
    PLoS ONE 8:e66232. 2013
    ..To assess the evidence regarding efficacy of oral amoxicillin compared to standard treatment for WHO-defined severe community acquired pneumonia in under-five children in developing country...
  36. doi request reprint Pulmonary nodules with central cavitation in a young child
    Kirti Gupta
    Department of Histopathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 35:307, 331-3. 2013
    ..Autopsy findings of a young boy presenting with high-grade fever,cough, and respiratory distress and with a family history of tuberculosis are described...
  37. pmc Probiotics in treatment of allergic rhinitis
    Rashmi Ranjan Das
    From the 1Department of Pediatrics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences AIIMS, New Delhi, India 2Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatrics Centre APC, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh, India and 3Department of Pharmacology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    World Allergy Organ J 3:239-44. 2010
    ..10 (95% CI -0.26, 0.06; P = 0.22). Adverse events were not significant. Probiotic therapy might be useful in rhinitis, but the present data do not allow any treatment recommendations...
  38. doi request reprint Short-term therapeutic role of zinc in children < 5 years of age hospitalised for severe acute lower respiratory tract infection
    Rashmi Ranjan Das
    Department of Pediatrics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences AIIMS, New Delhi 110029, India
    Paediatr Respir Rev 13:184-91. 2012
    ..The adverse events were not significant. To conclude, present available data do not support the efficacy of zinc in treatment of severe ALRTI...
  39. ncbi request reprint Primary tubercular osteomyelitis of mandible: rare presentation of a common disease
    Suresh Kumar
    Department of Pediatrics Advanced Pediatric Centre, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh
    Indian J Tuberc 59:36-8. 2012
    ..Primary tuberculosis of the mandible is a very rare entity, of which only eight cases have been reported in literature till date. A case of primary tuberculosis of mandible in a 9-year-old girl is presented here...
  40. ncbi request reprint Respiratory allergy
    Lata Kumar
    Advanced Pediatric Centre, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Pediatr 69:237-44. 2002
    ..Timely diagnosis, correct management including timely referrals can ensure good quality life for those suffering from respiratory allergies...
  41. doi request reprint CT virtual bronchoscopy: new non invasive tool in pediatric patients with foreign body aspiration
    Kushaljit Singh Sodhi
    Department of Radiodiagnosis, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Pediatr 75:511-3. 2008
    ..A 2-year-old girl presented with recurrent cough, wheese and breathing difficulty. Her imaging (CT and virtual bronchoscopy) revealed a foreign body in tracheobronchial tree, that was removed by rigid bronchoscopy...
  42. ncbi request reprint Bilateral idiopathic vocal cord palsy
    Kavitha Kothur
    Department of Paediatrics, Advanced Pediatric Center, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Pediatr Emerg Care 23:171-2. 2007
    ..This diagnosis should be considered when child presents with upper airway obstruction emergency after ruling out other important causes of stridor and laryngoscopic examination is warranted in such cases for diagnosis...
  43. ncbi request reprint Lung hypoplasia with dilated cardiomyopathy: coincidence or association?
    Mukesh Kumar Gupta
    Department of Pediatrics, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Pediatr 74:304-6. 2007
    ..Subsequently, she was found to have dilated cardiomyopathy without structural congenital heart disease and congenital hypoplasia of left lung...
  44. ncbi request reprint Ciprofloxacin-induced anaphylactoid reaction
    Kavitha Kothur
    Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Pulmonology Unit, Advanced Pediatric Center, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh, 160012, India
    Eur J Pediatr 165:573-4. 2006
  45. ncbi request reprint Pneumonic presentation of brucellosis
    Meenu Singh
    Advanced Pediatric Center, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Pediatr 72:65-6. 2005
    ..It was an eight-year-old child who was referred to us a case of non-resolving pneumonia. Brucella agglutination test was suggestive of brucellosis. He responded to the combination of doxycycline and rifampicin...
  46. doi request reprint Heterogenous spectrum of CFTR gene mutations in Indian patients with congenital absence of vas deferens
    N Sharma
    Department of Biochemistry, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Hum Reprod 24:1229-36. 2009
    ..Yet, the spectrum and frequency of CFTR mutations in Indian males with congenital absence of vas deferens (CAVD) is unknown...
  47. doi request reprint Treatment of pseudomonas and Staphylococcus bronchopulmonary infection in patients with cystic fibrosis
    Rashmi Ranjan Das
    Department of Pediatrics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhubaneswar 751019, India
    ScientificWorldJournal 2013:645653. 2013
    ..g., safety and efficacy and ease of administration/delivery) and patient related (e.g., age, clinical status, prior use of antibiotics, coinfection by other organisms, and associated comorbidities ones)...
  48. pmc Probiotics as additives on therapy in allergic airway diseases: a systematic review of benefits and risks
    Rashmi Ranjan Das
    Department of Pediatrics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhubaneswar 751019, India
    Biomed Res Int 2013:231979. 2013
    ..We conducted a systematic review to find out the role of probiotics in treatment of allergic airway diseases.  ..
  49. ncbi request reprint Clarification on the issue of publication bias and sensitivity analysis
    Meenu Singh
    Department of Pediatrics, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    Expert Rev Respir Med 6:17-8. 2012
    ..Reply to: Peters JL, Moreno SG, Phillips B, Sutton AJ. Are we sure about the evidence for zinc in prophylaxis of the common cold? Expert Rev. Respir. Med. 6(1), 15-16 (2012)...
  50. pmc Surgical management and outcome analysis of stage III pediatric empyema thoracis
    Prema Menon
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Advanced Pediatric Center, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160 012, India
    J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg 15:9-14. 2010
    ..Report of 125 pediatric patients of empyema thoracis treated by open decortication, highlighting the presentation, delay in referral, operative findings, the response to surgical intervention and follow-up...
  51. doi request reprint Latent tuberculosis in children: diagnosis and management
    Meenu Singh
    Department of Pediatrics, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Pediatr 78:464-8. 2011
    ..An important emerging area of research is the development of an improved skin test for TB that uses specific mycobacterial antigens rather than tuberculin, thus is more feasible and useful in resource limited settings...
  52. ncbi request reprint Hypocalcaemia following therapy of thyrotoxicosis in an infant
    Sonal Kansra
    Department of Paediatrics, Advanced Paediatric Centre, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Acta Paediatr 95:375-7. 2006
    ..Conclusion: Severe hypocalcaemia may follow initiation of antithyroid therapy in infants with thyrotoxicosis...
  53. doi request reprint Induced sputum nitrites correlate with FEV1 in children with cystic fibrosis
    N Anil
    Department of Experimental Medicine and Biotechnology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Acta Paediatr 99:711-4. 2010
    ..To determine the difference in the levels of nitrites in induced sputum of children with cystic fibrosis (CF) and controls. Furthermore, to evaluate the association between induced sputum nitrites and lung function in children with CF...
  54. ncbi request reprint Nutritional management of children with cystic fibrosis
    M Sharma
    Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatric Center, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160 012, India
    Indian Pediatr 40:1055-62. 2003
  55. ncbi request reprint Nosocomial outbreak of diarrhoea by enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli among preterm neonates in a tertiary care hospital in India: pitfalls in healthcare
    N Taneja
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    J Hosp Infect 53:193-7. 2003
    ..coli isolated both from the infected neonates and the source of infection. The outbreak was effectively controlled by appropriate therapy and institution of proper measures of hygiene after identification of the source of infection...
  56. ncbi request reprint Incidence and risk factors of retinopathy of prematurity in a tertiary care newborn unit in New Delhi
    R Maheshwari
    Department of Paediatrics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, India
    Natl Med J India 9:211-4. 1996
    ..CONCLUSION: The incidence of RoP in our neonates was lower than that reported from other centres. Blood transfusion and clinical sepsis are risk factors for RoP in our newborn infants...
  57. ncbi request reprint Impact of education and training on neonatal resuscitation practices in 14 teaching hospitals in India
    A K Deorari
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, WHO Collaborating Centre for Training and Research in Newborn Care, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, India
    Ann Trop Paediatr 21:29-33. 2001
    ..001 for each), and an increase in the use of bag and mask ventilation (p < 0.001). Although overall neonatal mortality did not decrease, asphyxia-related deaths declined significantly (p < 0.01)...
  58. ncbi request reprint Is zero dose oral polio vaccine effective in preterm babies?
    S Thayyil-Sudhan
    Department of Paediatrics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Ann Trop Paediatr 18:321-4. 1998
    ..The conversion rates against types 2 and 3 are much lower than in previous studies. We conclude that preterm babies vaccinated at 34-35 weeks post conception show seroconversion rates similar to those in term newborns...
  59. doi request reprint Identification and characterization of CFTR gene mutations in Indian CF patients
    N Sharma
    Department of Biochemistry, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India 160012
    Ann Hum Genet 73:26-33. 2009
    ....
  60. ncbi request reprint Wheeze and urban variation in South Asia
    Rikki Mistry
    Tayside Institute of Child Health, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, DD1 9SY, Dundee, Scotland, UK
    Eur J Pediatr 163:145-7. 2004
    ..There is a higher prevalence of wheeze in 13-14-year-old children living in an old-fashioned, congested city than in a clean and modern city in South Asia...
  61. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for obesity in children
    Meenu Singh
    Indian Pediatr 42:183-5. 2005
  62. ncbi request reprint Non-bullous ichthyosiform erythroderma with rickets
    Devi Dayal
    Indian Pediatr 39:207-8. 2002