Vol 61, No 1 (2012)

Table of Contents

Content Page

Content page: January 2012: Vol 61, No. 1 PDF
WIMJ January 2012: Vol 61, No.1

Editorial

Potential Health Problems with the Use of Energy Drinks PDF
. L Hurlock, MG Lee

Original Articles

Effect of Moderate Ethanol Administration on Biochemical Indices in Streptozotocin-diabetic Wistar Rats Abstract PDF
. OA Adaramoye, GK Oloyede
Early Changes in Carcinogenesis of Colorectal Adenomas Abstract PDF
. S Toru, B Bilezikçi
A Comparison of the Chemical Constituents of Barbadian Medicinal Plants within Their Respective Plant Families with Established Drug Compounds and Phytochemicals Used to Treat Communicable and Non-communicable Diseases Abstract PDF
. D Cohall, S Carrington
Mediterranean Fever Gene Mutations in Greek Patients with Behcet’s Disease Abstract PDF
. K Konstantopoulos, E Kanta, V Papadopoulos, P Kaklamanis, M Hatzinikolaou, V Kalotychou,
Parent Perceptions of Paediatric Oncology Services at the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex, Trinidad and Tobago Abstract PDF
. A Lum Lock, C Bodkyn, Z Ali
Epidemiology of Neonatal Jaundice at the University Hospital of the West Indies Abstract PDF
. C Henny-Harry, H Trotman
Drug Prescribing for Hypertension at Primary Healthcare Facilities in Trinidad Abstract PDF
. YN Clement, S Ali, S Harripaulsingh, K Lacaille, O Mohammed, , S Mohammed, T Ragbir, E Ramirez, K Tshiamo
Fetal Central Nervous System Magnetic Resonance Imaging at the University Hospital of the West Indies, Jamaica Abstract PDF
. N Johnson, P Johnson, S Blaser
An Assessment of Knowledge, Attitudes and Behaviour Regarding the Human Papillomavirus Abstract PDF
. N Perrotte, A Gomez, G Mason, D Stroup
Role of Routine Chest Radiographs in the Evaluation of Patients with Stable Blunt Chest Trauma – A Prospective Analysis Abstract PDF
. KS Myint, S French, J Williams-Johnson, E Williams, P Johnson, MO Reid, G Gordon-Strachan
The Development of Anaesthetic Services in Jamaica Abstract PDF
. MD Scarlett, A Crawford-Sykes, HE Harding
Epidemiology of Febrile Diseases in the Emergency Department of a Caribbean Island: The Curaçao Experience Abstract PDF
. M Limper, I Gerstenbluth, AJ Duits, ECM van Gorp

Short Report

Wayward Effect of Polymorphism (TA)8 in the Promoter Region of UGT1A1 Gene in a Mexican Family Abstract PDF
. JA Tintos-Hernández, FJ Perea, B Ibarra, LE Figuera

Viewpoints

Cricket World Cup: A Stress Test for the Surveillance System in the Caribbean Abstract PDF
. EV Boisson, M Imana, P Roberts
Prostate Cancer in Jamaica and the Wider Caribbean: It is Time to Consider Screening Abstract PDF
. WD Aiken, D Eldemire-Shearer
Living and Training in a Tropical Environment: A Challenge for Aerobic Exercise Applied Knowledge and Perspectives Abstract PDF
. O Hue

Dental Forum

Role of Smoking in Periodontal Disease among Diabetic Patients Abstract PDF
. R Obradović, LJ Kesić, J Gašić, M Petrović, N Živković

Case Reports

Postoperative Tetralogy of Fallot with Concomitant Atrial Fibrillation and Ventricular Tachycardia Abstract PDF
. S Williams-Phillips
A Case Report: Successful Treatment of Meningeal Metastasis with Concurrent Whole Brain Radiotherapy and Erlotinib in a Patient with Non-small Cell Lung Cancer Abstract PDF
. J Huang, X-R Dong, H-D Lu, L Liu
From Pitfall to Misdiagnosis and Life-threatening Treatment Abstract PDF
. JFC Rosildo

Letters to the Editor

Screening for Prostate Cancer: A Randomized Controlled Trial in Men of African Ancestry is Needed PDF
. TS Ferguson
Prostate Cancer Screening Still a Contentious Issue PDF
. WD Aiken
A Discussion of the Importance of Further Preventive Measures to Control Tuberculosis in Japan: Comparing Japan and the United States of America PDF
. K Inoue, M Nishimura, T Fukunaga, M Nata, T Hagi, T Iwamoto, Y Fujita