Volume 28 Issue 2, 2006

Table of Contents


1. Technology transfer for hearing impaired
B.K. Sinha

Original Articles

2. Aetiology and management of epistaxis at TU Teaching Hospital
P. Adhikari, R. B. Pradhananga, N. M. Thapa, B. K. Sinha
5. Cross – sectional study of respiratory pathogens and their antibiotic susceptibility pattern in Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital
U. Shrestha, A. Singh, B. M. Pokhrel
10. The prevalence of lower respiratory tract infection in adults visiting Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital
sudipP. Gauchan, B. Lekhak, J. B. Sherchand
15.Comparison of Ziehl-Neelsen staining microscopy and immunochromatographic tuberculosis test for diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis
D. R. Rai, N. T. Kshetry, D. Bhargava, B. M. Pokhrel
19.Spontaneous preterm delivery and risk factors at Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital
B. L. Manandhar, J. Sharma, C. K. Gurung
24. Status of extended spectrum beta lactamase producing Escherichia Coli and Klebsiella species in urinary tract infection
T. Manandhar, J. Koirala, B. M. Pokhrel, P. Ghimire
30. Prevalence of anaemia among young girls and pregnant women of Birgunj, Nepal
sudipM. Adak , S. Nazri
35. A study on prevalence of premarital sex among adolescent students.
S. K. Singh, G. Krishna, N. Manandhar, C. M. Singh
39. Study of knowledge, attitude and practice of family planning in an urban area of Bharatpur
N. Manandhar, S. K. Singh , S. Patowary, G. Krishna
43. Suicidal symptoms among elderly patients attending out-patient department of Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital
J. B. K. Khattri, M. K. Nepal
47.Arsenic contaminated drinking water and nutrition status of the rural communities in Bagahi village, Rautahat district, Nepal
B. Pradhan
52. Some observations of the foramina ovale and spinosum of human sphenoid bone
A. K. S. Bilodi

case reports

62.Cirsoid aneurysm-a rare congenital anomaly of arterio-venous malformation
A. K. S. Bilodi, P. Sudharshan, T. D. Srinivas
65.Renal cell carcinoma of a horseshoe kidney mistaken for ovarian malignancy
S. Adhikari, A. Rana, G. Gurung, R. Adhikari, P. Vaidya, B. Joshi
67. Fixed drug eruption due to co-trimoxazole: a case report
B. C. Dwari , S. Bajracharya, S. Gupta, P. Mishra, S. Palaian, K. Alam, S. Prabhu, M. Prabhu
71.Multifocal osteosarcoma
S. V. Phatak, K. Ghodke
74.Lower segment large myoma complicating pregnancy: a case report.
P. Sharma, G. Gurung, A. Amatya, A. Rana
76.Mullerain anomaly with a persistent cloaca and an ovarian dermoid- a rare combination
A. Amatya, G. Gurung, A. Rana, M. P. Khakurel, K. P. Singh

Short review

57. Safety profile of herbal drugs: urgent need for monitoring
S. Palaian, P. Mishra, D. Bista, S. Rajan, P. Ravi Shankar

Book review

79.In the Foothills of Medicine: A Young Doctor’s Journey from the Inner City of Chicago to the Mountains of Nepal
P. R. Shankar