- Association of serum LDL cholesterol level with periodontitis among patients visiting a tertiary-care hospitalS Sharma
Department of Periodontics, B P Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Dharan, Nepal
JNMA J Nepal Med Assoc 51:104-8. 2011..To further elucidate this association, we have studied the levels of LDL cholesterol, a known risk marker for cardiovascular disease, in a periodontally-diseased group...
- Erosive oral lichen planus and its management: a case seriesS Sharma
B P Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Dharan, Nepal
JNMA J Nepal Med Assoc 47:86-90. 2008..Therefore, periodic follow-up of all patients with EOLP is recommended. In view of the above, this paper highlights the management of four cases of EOLP with topical corticosteroid and CO2 laser surgery...
- Effect of various mouthwashes on the levels of interleukin-2 and interferon-gamma in chronic gingivitisShivalal Sharma
Department of Periodontics, College of Dental Surgery, B P Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Dharan, Nepal
J Clin Pediatr Dent 32:111-4. 2008..Therefore, Chlorhexidine, Essential oil, and Povidone iodine mouthwashes can be used as an adjunct to oral prophylaxis in reducing pro-inflammatory cytokines, IL-2 and IFN-gamma in patients with chronic gingivitis...
- Quadricuspid aortic valve; a rare cause of aortic insufficiencyS Basavarajaiah
Heart 94:866. 2008
- A case of silent rupture of an ectopic pregnancyN Rawal
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Southport and Formby District General Hospital, Southport, Merseyside, UK
Spinal Cord 46:758-9. 2008..Case report and review of literature...
- Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease affecting children less than eight years of age: a paired outcome studyS Sharma
Queen Margaret Hospital, Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland
Int Orthop 33:231-5. 2009..However, there was no difference between the two groups for Stulberg class. Our study supports the hypothesis that for hips affected with LCP disease under the age of 8 years, surgery does not improve the outcome...
- Post-mortem evidence of idiopathic left ventricular hypertrophy and idiopathic interstitial myocardial fibrosis: is exercise the cause?G Whyte
Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Science, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, L3 2ET, UK
Br J Sports Med 42:304-5. 2008..We believe that life-long, repetitive bouts of arduous physical activity resulted in fibrous replacement of the myocardium, causing a pathological substrate for the propagation of fatal arrhythmias...
- Open arthrolysis for post-traumatic stiffness of the elbow: results are durable over the medium termS Sharma
Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Castle Street, Glasgow G4 0SF, UK
J Bone Joint Surg Br 89:778-81. 2007..On the basis of this study, we believe that the results of open arthrolysis for post-traumatic stiffness of the elbow are durable over the medium term...
- Reduction of abdominal pressure for prophylaxis of the mesenteric artery syndrome (cast syndrome) in a hip spica--a simple techniqueS Sharma
Department of Orthopaedics, Roayl Hospital for Sick Children, Glasgow, UK
Ann R Coll Surg Engl 88:317. 2006
- Treat the patient not the blood test: the implications of an increase in cardiac troponin after prolonged endurance exerciseG Whyte
Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Science, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
Br J Sports Med 41:613-5; discussion 615. 2007..Misdiagnosis of myocardial injury in the presence of elevated cardiac troponins and ECG anomalies led to inappropriate management and highlights the difficulty in treating the collapsed athlete following arduous exercise...
- A simple surgical technique for removal of radio-opaque foreign objects from the plantar surface of the footS Sharma
Department of Orthopaedics, Southern General Hospital, Glasgow, UK
Ann R Coll Surg Engl 88:76. 2006
- A profile of Perthes' disease in Greater Glasgow: is there an association with deprivation?S Sharma
Orthopaedic Surgeon, Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Dalnair Street, Glasgow G3 8SJ, UK
J Bone Joint Surg Br 87:1536-40. 2005..The aetiology of Perthes' disease is likely to be multifactorial and may include a genetic or deprivation influence resulting in delayed bone age...