Vol 60, No 3 (2011)

Table of Contents

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Vol 60, No.3. West Indian Medical Journal PDF
. June: Vol 60: No.3


Counselling Mothers of Babies with the Sickle Cell Trait: To Be or Not to Be PDF
. GR Serjeant, BE Serjeant 249

Original Articles

Study of Promoter and Structural Gene Sequence of whiB7 in MDR and XDR forms of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Abstract PDF
. M Arjomandzadegan, M Sadrnia, LK Surkova, LP Titov 251
DNA Release and Uptake Associated with the Development of Pleomorphic Cells in Mammalian Skin Autotransplants Abstract PDF
. WG Chen 257
Possible Molecular Mechanism of Promotion of Repair of Acute Achilles Tendon Rupture by Low Intensity-pulsed Ultrasound Treatment in a Rat Model Abstract PDF
. T Kosaka, T Masaoka, K Yamamoto 263
Adherence to Antiretroviral Therapy by People Accessing Services from Non-governmental HIV Support Organisations in Three Caribbean Countries Abstract PDF
. CF Allen, Y Simon, J Edwards, DT Simeon 269
Sociodemographic and Behavioural Characteristics of Youth Reporting HIV Testing in Three Caribbean Countries Abstract PDF
. B Andrews 276
Propofol Sedation in Patients Undergoing Colonoscopy in Jamaica Abstract PDF
. MG Lee, CD McGaw, L Chin, MAC Frankson, CA Walters 284
Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding: A Jamaican Perspective Abstract PDF
. M Kaliamurthy, MG Lee, M Mills, T Murphy 289
Satisfaction with Pharmacy Services and its Relationships with the Control of Selected Chronic Diseases Abstract PDF
. D Smith, S Maharaj, K James 293
Five-year Follow-up of Patients Treated with Imatinib Mesylate for Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia in Trinidad and Tobago Abstract PDF
. KS Charles, L Ramon, N Leelah, TAA Oluwabusi, T Seemungal 298
Therapeutic Results of the Modified Cadenat Procedure for Acromioclavicular Joint Separations Compared with the Modified Dewar Procedure Abstract PDF
. K Takase, K Shinmura, R Kono, T Kumakura 303
Effects of Contraceptives on Serum Trace Elements, Calcium and Phosphorus Levels Abstract PDF
. O Akinloye, TO Adebayo, OO Oguntibeju, DP Oparinde, EO Ogunyemi 308
Body Mass Index and Prostate Specific Antigen Levels in Jamaican Men Abstract PDF
. MK Tulloch-Reid, WD Aiken, BF Morrison, T Tulloch,, , R Mayhew, RL Wan, FI Bennett, KC Coard, MD Jackson 316
Health Status and Health-seeking Behaviour of Jamaican Men Fifty-five years and Over Abstract PDF
. C Morris, K James, H Laws, D Eldemire-Shearer 322
Specificity of Vascular Reactivity and Altered Response in Experimental Malaria Abstract PDF
. CR Nwokocha, IO Ajayi, DU Owu, AB Ebeigbe Scott 330

Dental Forum

Comparative Study of Osteoblastic Activity of Same Implants (Endopore) in the Immediate Extraction Site Utilizing Single Photon Emission Computerized Tomography: Peri-implant Autogeneous Bone Grafting with GTR versus No Peri-implant Bone Grafting Abstract PDF
. C Ogunsalu, C Ezeokoli, A Archibald, J Watkins, C Stoian, H Daisley, C Legall, S Lorde, . H Daisley, C Legall, S Lorde, K Jackson, D Jaggernauth, A Nelson, N Mungal 336

Case Reports

Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome Abstract PDF
. DO Whittle, MG Lee, B Hanchard 340
Non-operative Management of Non-destructive Extra-peritoneal Rectal Injury Abstract PDF
. MF Harry, JM Plummer, M Stubbs, R Aitken, P Williams 344
A Severe Laryngeal Angioedema Reaction from Cefadroxil in a Patient with No Known Allergies to Penicillins Abstract PDF
. G Lamba, V Aswani 346
Parotid Actinomycosis Mimicking Metastatic Lymphadenopathy Abstract PDF
. C Mamais, A Dias, J Walker, SR Vydianath 349
Abdominal Scar Endometriosis after Caesarean Section: Report of Five Cases Abstract PDF
. E Pikoulis, J Karavokiros, K Veltsista, T Diamantis, J Griniatsos, N Basios, E Avgerinos,, , G Marinos, V Kaliakmanis 351
Primary Renal Synovial Sarcoma: A Case Report Abstract PDF
. Y Wang, K Wang, Z zhang, L Chen, F Xu 354
Transient Cortical Blindness Post Angiography: A Case Report Abstract PDF
. TR Clarke, P Johnson, D Webster, DT Gilbert, EN Barton 357


The Haitian Earthquake Crisis: The First Responders’ Perspective Abstract PDF
. D McDowell, D Barnes 360
Decriminalization of Marijuana: Is this a realistic public mental health policy for Jamaica? Abstract PDF
. WD Abel, C Sewell, D Eldemire-Shearer 367

Letters to the Editor

Malignant Neoplasms in One City in Japan: Based on a Study of Trends PDF
. K Inoue, Y Fujita, M Nishimura 371
A Report Summarizing Measures Formulated to Prevent Aspiration Pneumonia PDF
. Y Fujita, K Inoue 371
Adenocarcinoma of the Colon: An Uncommon Cause of Adult Colonic Intussusception PDF
. M Harry, M McFarlane, J Plummer 372
Future Proposals in Light of the Current Status of Suicide Prevention Measures for the Young and Middle-aged in Japan PDF
. K Inoue, T Fukunaga, Y Fujita, Y Ono 374
Primary Splenic Hydatid Cyst in a Young Boy – An Uncommon Entity PDF
. R Singal, S Goyal, R Goyal, A Mittal, S Gupta 374