Journal of Clinical and Preventive Cardiology





January 2015

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Original Article

Prevalence of Metabolic Syndrome in Prehypertensive Urban Adult Population

Volume 4, Jan 2015

Om Murti Anil, Kathmandu, Nepal

Background: Metabolic syndrome (MS) is associated with development of cardiovascular disease, Diabetes mellitus and hypertension. Prehypertension is associated...

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Review Article

Tuberculosis and Diabetes - The Converging Epidemic

Volume 4, Jan 2015

Navneet Wadhwa, MD (Pharmacology), Mumbai, India

 Tuberculosis (TB) is the number one bacterial killer worldwide and the current increase in type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM) patients, particularly in...

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Review Article

Cardiovascular Risk Stratification In Indians

Volume 4, Jan 2015

Manish Bansal, MD, DNB Cardiology; Rahul Mehrotra, MD, DNB Cardiology; Ravi R Kasliwal, MD, DM, Gurgaon, India

Estimation of the risk of occurrence of future atherosclerotic cardiovascular (CV) events is an important step in the management of the patients requiring...

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Case Report

Echocardiographic Diagnosis of Ruptured Sinus of Valsalva with Congenital VSD and AR

Volume 4, Jan 2015

Sitaram Gupta, MBBS, MD, PGDCC, Ram Chitlangia, MBBS, MD, DM, Deepak Garg, MBBS, PGDCC, Jaipur, India

Rupture of sinus of valsalva (RSOV) is rare cardiac lesion. It is a form of left to right shunt due to rupture of aortic sinus in to Right Ventricle (RV)...

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Images in Cardiology

Idiopathic Right Atrial Enlargement with Sinus Node Dysfunction

Volume 4, Jan 2015

S. R. Mittal, DM Cardiology, Ajmer, India

 A 43-year-old asymptomatic male was referred for cardiac evaluation for bradycardia. Pulse rate was 34/ minute. Rest of the clinical examination...

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