Vol 60, No 1 (2011)

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January 2011, Vol 60, No.1: 1-105 PDF
Vol 60, No.1: West Indian Medical Journal
Table of Content: January 2012: Vol 61, No.1 PDF
. West Indian Medical Journal


Malaria: Morbidity, Mortality and its Associated Complications PDF
IA Ibanga, CR Nwokocha 1

Original Articles

Chelation Therapy with Desferrioxamine does not Normalize Ferritin Level but Attenuates Oxidative Damage and Improves Total Antioxidant Level in Malaysian Chinese β-thalassaemia Major Patients Abstract PDF
UR Kuppusamy, JAMA Tan 3
Thirty-Year Trends in Incidence and Age-Distribution of Prostate Cancer in Kingston and St Andrew, Jamaica, 1978–2007 Abstract PDF
TN Gibson, B Hanchard, N Waugh, D McNaughton 9
Altered Vascular Reactivity Induced By Malaria Parasites Abstract PDF
CR Nwokocha, IO Ajayi, AB Ebeigbe 13
Allelic Diversity of Merozoite Surface Protein 2 Gene of P Falciparum among Children in Osogbo, Nigeria Abstract PDF
O Ojurongbe, AF Fagbenro-Beyioku, OA Adeyeba, JF Kun 19
Comparison of Antibiotic Resistance and Virulence Factors in Pigmented and Non-pigmented Pseudomonas aeruginosa Abstract PDF
EA Finlayson, PD Brown 24
The Use of Helicobacter Pylori Stool Antigen Test for the Diagnosis of Helicobacter Pylori in Lagos, Nigeria Abstract PDF
SI Smith, KS Oyedeji, HA Goodluck, MA Fowora, E Anomneze, OA Lesi 33
Pattern of Pregnancy Weight Gain in Homozygous Sickle Cell Disease and effect on Birth Size Abstract PDF
M Thame, J Lewis, I Hambleton, H Trotman, G Serjeant 37
Successful Treatment of Severe Male Factor Infertility in Jamaica with Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection Abstract PDF
R Foster, V DaCosta, D Everett, L Christie, J Harriott, S Wynter, J Frederick, Y Walters 42
The Organization of the Brainstem Nuclei Associated with the Vagus Nerve in the Agouti (Dasyprocta Leporina): A Neurohistological Study Abstract PDF
A Odekunle, CM Phillips 47
Antimicrobial Drug Resistance in Escherichia coli Isolated from Commercial Chicken Eggs in Grenada, West Indies Abstract PDF
DS Arathy, G Vanpee, G Belot, V Mathew, C DeAllie, R Sharma 53
The Management of Clostridium difficile-associated Diarrhoea in a Community Hospital Abstract PDF
K Tomkins, J Raynor, L Rothwell, J DeSilva, C Wilson 57
Audit of Sudden Deaths in the Accident and Emergency Department of a Tertiary Hospital in Trinidad and Tobago Abstract PDF
A Beharry, M Rios, S Sandy, J Chin, S Pooran, W Welch, T Seemungal 61
Radical Prostatectomy Outcomes at the University Hospital of the West Indies: 2000–2007 Abstract PDF
BF Morrison, K Coard, G Strachan, R Miller, W Aiken, R Mayhew 68
Traumatic Mechanisms and Therapeutic Results of the Perilunate Injuries Abstract PDF
K Takase, K Yamamoto 73
Posterior Ankle Impingement in Fast Bowlers in Cricket Abstract PDF
A Mansingh 77
Long-term Results after Treatment of Humeral Neck Fractures using Modified Hackethal Bundle Nailing Abstract PDF
T Kosaka, K Yamamoto 82

Dental Forum

A Preliminary Investigation of Periodontal Disease and Diabetes in Trinidad Abstract PDF
R Balkaran, R Naidu, S Teelucksingh, T Seemungal, L Pinto Pereira, E Prayman, A Bissoon 86
Evaluation of Haemodynamic Changes in Hypertensive Patients During Tooth Extraction Under Local Anaesthesia Abstract PDF
O James, JNA Ajuluchukwu, AL Ladeinde, WL Adeyemo, OM Gbotolorun, MO Ogunlewe 91

Case Reports

Endogenous Gas Gangrene after Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Abstract PDF
M Zelić, L Kunišek, D Mendrila, M Gudelj, M Abram, M Uravić 96
Yellow Nail Syndrome in a Medical Clinic Abstract PDF
N Iheonunekwu, O Adedayo, A Clare, C Cummings 99

Letters to the Editor

Female Urinary Retention at the University Hospital of the West Indies Challenging Diagnosis PDF
BF Morrison, WD Aiken, M Reid 102
The Current State of Ten High-ranking causes of Death in Recent Years in Japan: Prevention Measures PDF
K Inoue, T Fukunaga, Y Fujita, Y Ono 103
A Report of Suicide Trends and Overall Suicide Prevention Measures in Germany: Opinion on Prevention Measures is Important PDF
K Inoue, S Abe, Y Okazaki, Y Ono, T Fukunaga 103
Analysis of Current State of Smoking: A Comparison of Japan and Eight Other Countries PDF
K Inoue, Y Fujita, T Iwamoto, T Fukunaga 104
A Report on the Importance of Further Liaison Between Relevant Organizations in Implementing Suicide Prevention Measures in Japan: A Summary along with a look at Areas of Future Study PDF
K Inoue, T Fukunaga, Y Fujita, Y Okazaki, Y Ono 104