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Current Issue – Volume 3, Issue 4

Journal-Cover-SmallThis issue has a special editorial on the ‘Snehathalam’ breast cancer screening programme conducted in Trivandrum city as well as an original research article on the usefulness of Gail model of breast cancer risk assessment tool. There is also a clinical trial on epidural anesthesia. Other original research articles include Depressive disorders among PLHA, Chronic Rhinosinusitis, Lung Function Assessment and Iron deficiency anemia. The case report is on calcified fibroid uterus.Go to Issue

Volume 3, Issue 3

Journal-Cover-SmallA number of articles in this issue deals with immune disorders and malignancies. Original Research includes Clinico-immunological Profile of Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis, Comparison of Treatment regimens for multiple myeloma, Neurological Deterioration Stroke and lytic lesions of bone. Other original research articles are on Effect of Gamma Irradiation on Potassium Levels in Whole Blood and Socio-demographic, Clinical, and Laboratory Profile of Patients with Febrile Illness. Case report is on Heterochromia Iridium. Editorial deals with Decentralized Health Planning.Go to Issue

Volume 3, Issue 2

Journal-Cover-smallThis issue can to an extent be called a medical education special with an original research on eLearning using a CD-ROM module on Biostatistics and an Editorial on Competency Based Medical Education. Other original research articles include a comparison of three elution methods, a study on abdominal and laparoscopic hysterectomies and another on contrast induced nephropathy. Case Reports are on Maxillary Sinusitis due to Pseudallescheria boydii and bilateral and multifocal Phyllodes tumors with synchronous invasive tubular carcinoma of the breast.Go to Issue

Volume 3, Issue 1

Journal-Cover-SmallThis issue comes with a special Guest Editorial by the National President of Indian Medical Association, Dr. A. Marthanda Pillai, who makes some important points about the Draft National Health Policy, 2015 and how the policy can be made to address pertinent issues in the field of medicine. At least three article refer to pregnancy, it complications and their prevention. Three original research articles deal with diagnostic medicine and laboratory technology. A case report deals with a special case of cervical.. Go to Issue

Volume 2, Issue 3

Journal-Cover-SmallThis issue comes out at a time when India’s doors are being knocked by the Ebola Epidemic. A special Guest Editorial discusses in detail the country’s preparedness to face the epidemic and the measures that need to be urgently implemented. Two original research articles deal with cardiology; one outlining the clinical profile of acute heart failure and the other studying the benefits of intra-aortic balloon pump. Two malignancies are dealt with in this issue. While an original research article looks into the effectiveness… Go to Issue

Volume 2, Issue 2

Journal-Cover-smallA wide range of articles are included in this issue of AMJI. Osteoarthritis has been dealt with in detail by two of the original research papers. While we have a case control study that looks at the risk factors of osteoarthritis in general, another paper studied the correlation between obesity and osteoarthritis. A cross sectional study looks into the coverage of immunization among children. Other studies included are on Dengue Syndrome and Dry Eye in collagen vascular diseases. Case reports include … Go to Issue

Volume 2, Issue 1

Journal-Cover-smallWith papers from Kashmir to Kanyakumari, this issue makes Academic Medical Journal of India a national journal in its literal sense. Themed around Adolescent health, this issue explores some highly sensitive areas like Child Sexual Abuse and Sexuality Education. Also topics like Menstrual Hygiene among Tribal girls, Overweight and Obesity among students and Rashtriya Kishor Swasthya Karyakram are dealt with. Other topics covered include Breast Cancer risk, Goiter Prevalence, Organ Donation, Blood … Go to Issue

Volume 1, Issue 1

AMJI Cover Vol1 Issue1The inaugural issue of Academic Medical Journal of India is themed around nutritional problems in the country with a special focus on childhood malnutrition. A comprehensive view of nutritional issues in the country is presented in the Perspective article by Anish et al., which brings to sharp focus the policy changes that are long overdue in this field. Scientific evidence on the extent of malnourishment among children is provided from two states by Dhasekaran et al. and Joice et al. While an issue closely related to… Go to Issue