Vol 60, No 6 (2011)

Table of Contents

Content Page

December 2011: Vol 60, No.6 PDF
. West Indian Medical Journal

Editorial

Ward-rounds: Role in Clinical Teaching and Learning in Contemporary Medicine PDF
. B Bassaw, V Naraynsingh 601

Original Articles

Association of the KCNJ11 Variant E23K with Type 2 Diabetes in Indo-Trinidadians Abstract PDF
. LG Boodram, K Miyake, MG Hayes, GI Bell, BN Cockburn 604
Cassia alata Leaf Extract Induces Cytotoxicity in A549 Lung Cancer Cells via a Mechanism that is Caspase 8 Dependent Abstract PDF
. A Levy, A Lewis 608
Anti-inflammatory Activities of Cassia alata Leaf Extract in Complete Freund’s Adjuvant Arthritis in Rats Abstract PDF
. A Lewis, A Levy 615
The Anatomical Basis of the Medial Sural Artery Perforator Flaps Abstract PDF
. FM Altaf 622
Long-term Effects of Chronic Achilles Tendon Rupture Treatment, Using Reconstruction with Peroneus Brevis Transfer, on Sports Activities Abstract PDF
. T Kosaka, K Yamamoto 628
Open Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair in the Era of Endovascular Repair Abstract PDF
. P-A Leake, TN Hamilton-Johnson, M Harry, GM Gordon-Strachan, JM Plummer, MS Newnham 636
Operative Hysteroscopy in a Jamaican Cohort Abstract PDF
. V DaCosta, S Wynter, J Harriott, L Christie, E Berry, S Frederick-Johnston, J Frederick 641
Left Ventricular Posterior Wall Thickness is an Independent Risk Factor for Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation Abstract PDF
. HF Xu, YM He, YX Qian, X Zhao, X Li, XJ Yang 647
Clinical Utility of Transoesophageal Echocardiography in Low Resource Environments: The Jamaican Experience Abstract PDF
. EC Madu, MK Tulloch-Reid, DS Baugh, E Tulloch-Reid, C Potu 653
Correlation of Brain Natriuretic Peptide and Microalbuminuria in Patients with Heart Failure Abstract PDF
. T Peng, H Gao, L Shen, F Xu, X Yang 658
Seroprevalence of Helicobacter pylori Infection in Adults in the Bahamas Abstract PDF
. FP Carter, T Frankson, J Pintard, B Edgecombe 662
The Hypothesis of an Effective Strategy for Resistance of Hepatocellular Carcinoma to Therapy-autophagy Abstract PDF
. B Liu, A Mao, D Liu 666

Case Reports

Post Ross Procedure Aortic Right Sinus of Valsalva Fistula to Right Ventricle Abstract PDF
. S Williams-Phillips 669
Persistent Hypokalaemia in a Jamaican Hypertensive Patient Abstract PDF
. C Potu, H Mohammed, MK Tulloch-Reid 674
Ileocolorectal Intussusception due to Caecal Hamartoma Abstract PDF
. CW Lin, SM Kuo, GY Diau, KC Chen 678
Multiple Myeloma Associated with Light-Chain Amyloidosis Manifesting as Gastric Retention: A Case Report and Review of the Literature Abstract PDF
. W Liu, X Zhou 681
Recurrent Parotitis as a First Manifestation in a Child with Primary Sjogren’s Syndrome Abstract PDF
. H Alp, Z Orbak, T Erdogan, K Karabag, N Gursan 685
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus and Neisseria gonorrhoea: A Case of the Arthritis-dermatitis Syndrome Abstract PDF
. KD Vaughan, AM Aquart 688
Massive Pleural Effusion Due to Metastasis of Prostate Cancer Abstract PDF
. VM dos Santos, MM da Silva Zembrzuski, IP Gouvea, NS Nery, LAM dos Santos 690

Letters to the Editor

Additional Efforts to Prevent Malignant Neoplasms in Japan with a Focus on the Statistics PDF
. K Inoue 694
MuSK Antibody Positive Myasthenia Gravis in a 38-year old West Indian Female PDF
. K Ramcharan 695

INDEX

December 2011 Index PDF
. West Indian Medical Journal 696

Peer Reviewers

PEER REVIEWERS 2011 PDF
. West Indian Medical Journal 710