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Post Graduate Medicine - Contributors 2004

1. HK Aggarwal
Ch. 31 : Approach to Proteinuria, Associate Professor of Medicine,
Department of Medicine & Nephrology, Pt BD Sharma Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Rohtak
2. MS Amaresan
Ch. 32 : Prevention and Management of Acute Renal Failure in Intensive Care Unit - An Overview
Emeritus Professor, MGR Medical University, Chennai
3. M Paul Anand
Ch. 17 : JNC 7 Guidelines and Indian Scenario,
Consultant Physician, Lady Ratan Tata Medical Centre, M. Karve Road, Cooperage, Mumbai,
Executive Editor, API Textbook of Medicine
4. Vanita Arora
Ch. 22 : ICD : Indian Experience
Junior Consultant, Escorts Heart Institute and Research Centre, New Delhi
5. Swapna Athawale
Ch. 21 : Atrial Fibrillation - Current Understanding and Management Strategies.
Clinical Assistant Glenmark Cardiac Centre, Mumbai
6. Mangesh Bang
Ch. 52 : Pyrexia of Unknown Origin
Former Senior Resident, Bombay Hospital Institute of Post Graduate Medical Sciences, Mumbai.
7. BC Bansal
Ch. 29 : Epilepsy - Dilemmas in Management
Consultant Neurologist, New Delhi
8. NO Bansal
Ch. 20 : Cardiogenic Shock
Professor and Head Department of Cardiology, Grant Medical College & Sir J.J. Group of Hospitals Mumbai
9. Sujan Kumar Biswas
Ch. 26 : Neurocysticercosis - An Update
PGT, I.P.G.M.E.& R.Kolkata
10. Somesh Chaudhary
Ch. 13 : Interstitial Lung Disease
Resident, Nanavati Hospital Mumbai
11. PM Dalal
Ch. 2 : Ischaemic Stroke
Director of Research & Senior Consultant of Neurology, L.K.M.M. Trust Research Centre Lilavati Hospital Mumbai
12. Bharat V Dalvi
Ch. 25 : Non Surgical Treatment of Congenital Heart Diseases
Consultant Pediatric Cardiologist, Jaslok Hospital, Nanavati Hospital and Glenmark Cardiac Centre, Mumbai
13. Sidhartha Das
Ch. 43 : Glitazones are Superior Oral Antidiabetics
Professor, Post Graduate Department of Medicine, S.C.B.Medical College, Cuttack
14. Shantanu Deshpande
Ch. 20 : Cardiogenic Shock
Lecturer, Department of Cardiology, Grant Medical College & Sir J.J. Group of Hospitals, Mumbai
15. Bhupesh Dewan
Ch. 18 : Chirally Pure Drugs in Hypertension
Sr. Vice President, Medical Services, Emcure Pharmaceutical Ltd., Pune
16. Tufan Kanti Dolui
Ch. 26 : Neurocysticercosis - An Update
PGT, I.P.G.M.E.& R., Kolkata
17.

Jawed Fareed
Ch. 16 : Low Molecular Weight Heparins : Basic and Applied Considerations
Departments of Pathology & Pharmacology, Loyola University, Chicago, Maywood, IL 60153.

18. VR Joshi
Ch. 46 : Emergencies in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Director Research and Consultant Rheumatologist, P.D. Hinduja National Hospital & Medical Research Centre, Mumbai
19. Manjeet S Juneja
Ch. 15 : Gp IIb/IIIa Receptor Antagonists in Intensive Coronary Care Unit
Ch. 23 : Treatment of Heart Failure : Beyond Drug Therapy
Lecturer, Department of Cardiology, Grant Medical College and Sir J.J. Group of Hospitals, Mumbai
20. P Kar
Ch. 35 : Non Surgical Treatment of Portal Hypertension
Professor of Medicine, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi.
21. Sudeep Khanna
Ch. 37 : Sceening for Gastrointestinal Cancers - An Overview
Junior ConsultantDepartment of Gastroenterology, Pushpawati Singhania Research Institute of Liver, Renal & Digestive Diseases, New Delhi.
22. TS Kler
Ch. 22 : ICD : Indian Experience
Senior Consultant & Interventional Cardiologist, Head of the Department of Cardiac Pacing and Electrophysiology, Escorts Heart Institute and Research Centre, New Delhi.
23. RD Lele
Ch. 1 : Newer Concepts and Advances in Diagnosis and Therapy
Hon. Chief Physician and Director of Nuclear Medicine, Jaslok Hospital & Research Centre, Emeritus Professor of Medicine & Former Dean, Grant Medical College & Sir JJ Group of Hospitals Mumbai
24. Qing Ma
Ch. 16 : Low Molecular Weight Heparins : Basic and Applied Considerations
Departments of Pathology & Pharmacology, Loyola University, Chicago, Maywood, IL 60153.
25. Jyothi Maddineni
Ch. 16 : Low Molecular Weight Heparins : Basic and Applied Considerations
Departments of Pathology & Pharmacology, Loyola University, Chicago, Maywood, IL 60153.
26. Marie-Claude Morice MD
Ch. 58 : Drug Eluting Stents : A New Revolution in the Treatment of Coronary Artery Disease,
Institut Cardiovasculaire Paris SudInstitut Hospitalier Jacques Cartier, 6 Avenue du Noyer Lambert, 91300 Massy, France
27. Nandini Mukherjee
Ch. 49 : Anemia : A Clinical Approach
Professor of Medicine, R.G. Kar Medical College, Kolkata
28. PK Muthukumaraswamy
Ch. 51 : Bone Marrow Failure Syndromes : An overview
Professor of Medical Oncology, Madurai Medical College & Government Rajaji Hospital, Madurai, Tamil Nadu
29. G Narsimulu
Ch. 47 : Rheumatoid Arthritis : Newer Advances
Professor & Head, Department of Rheumatology, Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad.
30. Nitya Nand
Ch. 31 : Approach to Proteinuria
Professor of Medicine & Head, Department of Medicine & Nephrology, Pt BD Sharma Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences Rohtak
31. Jayanta K Panda
Ch. 43 : Glitazones are Superior Oral Antidiabetics
Faculty Member, Post Graduate Department of Medicine, S.C.B.Medical College, Cuttack
32. Manotosh Panja
Ch. 24 : Takayasu’s Disease : A Panarteritis
Head of Department, Department of Cardiology, I.P.G.M.E.&R, Kolkata
33. SK Parashar
Ch. 19 : Protective HDL Cholesterol : Modalities to Elevate it
CMO, Paper Mill, Hoshangabad, M.P.
34. Deven V Parmar
Ch. 54 : Adult Vaccines
Senior Medical Advisor, GlaxoSmithKline Ltd., Mumbai.
35. PC Rath
Ch. 7 : Hypertensive Emergencies
Director, Interventional Cardiology, Apollo Hospital, Hyderabad
36. S Arul Rhaj
Ch. 56 : Poisoning
Chief Physician & Intensivist, Sundaram ArulRhaj Hospitals, Tuticorin
37. GS Sainani
Ch. 45 : Diabetes Mellitus and Coronary Artery Diseases
Emeritus Professor of Medicine, Grant Medical College & Sir JJ Group of Hospitals, Hon. Physician, Jaslok Hospital and Research Centre Mumbai, Hon. Consultant Armed Forces
38. Rajesh Sainani
Ch. 45 : Diabetes Mellitus and Coronary Artery Diseases
Senior Registrar, Department of Digestive Diseases, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai
39. Rohini Samant
Ch. 48 : Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome : What’s New ?
Consultant Rheumatologist, PD Hinduja National Hospital & Medical Research Centre, Mumbai
40. Gunasekaran Sengottuvel
Ch. 58 : Prion Diseases
Hon. Professor & Head
41. Arun B Shah
Ch. 27 : Prion Diseases
Ch. 30 : Immunological Movement Disorders
Hon. Professor & Head, Department of Neurology, BYL Nair Hospital, Consultant Neurologist, HN Hospital & Bombay Hospital, Mumbai.
42. Sharad C Shah
Ch. 5 : GI Bleed
Ch. 33 : GI Endoscopy
Former Head, Department of Gastroenterology, Sir J.J. Hospital & Grant Medical College, Hon. Gastroenterologist: Jaslok Hospital, Breach Candy Hospital, Sir H.N. Hospital, Mumbai
43. Prasanna S Shah
Ch. 5 : GI Bleed
Ch. 33 : GI Endoscopy
Consultant Gastroenterologist, Mumbai.
44. MM Singh
Ch. 28 : What is New in Stroke ?
Director-Professor & Head, Department of Medicine, S.N. Medical College, Agra
45. Surjit Singh
Ch. 6 : Acute Poisoning
Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Postrgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh
46. Rajiv Singhal
Ch. 35 : Non Surgical Treatment of Portal Hypertension
Senior Resident, Department of Medicine, Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi.
47. (Col) M Sitaram
Ch. 7 : Hypertensive Emergencies
Department of Cardiology, Apollo Hospital, Hyderabad
48.

Jehangir S Sorabjee
Ch. 53 : Severe and Complicated Malaria
Consultant Physician, Bombay Hospital and Medical Research Centre, Mumbai.

49. Rakesh Tandon
Ch. 37 : Screening for Gastrointestinal Cancers - An Overview
Professor & Head of Department of Gastroenterology, Pushpawati Singhania Research Institute of Liver, Renal & Digestive Diseases, New Delhi
50. Surendra PS Teotia|
Ch. 39 : Female Osteoporosis - A Preventive Breakthrough - National Context
Consultant Endocrinologist, Sri Sathya Sai Hospital & Institute of Higher Medical Sciences, Bangalore, Consultant & Advisor, World Health Organisation
51. M Teotia
Ch. 39 : Female Osteoporosis - A Preventive Breakthrough - National Context
Former ProfessorHead & Chief Consultant Endocrinologist, Postgraduate Department of Human Metabolism & Endocrinology, LLRM Medical College, Meerut.
52. Shivkumar Bhairappa
Ch. 15 : Gp IIb/IIIa Receptor Antagonists in Intensive Coronary Care Unit
Senior Resident, Department of Cardiology Grant Medical College and Sir J.J. Group of Hospitals, Mumbai
53. RS Bhatia
Ch. 11 : Sleep Apnoea Syndrome : Pathophysiology and Management
Medical Consultant and Hon. Faculty, Dept. of Respiratory Diseases, College of Chest Physicians, Model Town, Ludhiana
54. Vineet Bhatia
Ch. 23 : Treatment of Heart Failure : Beyond Drug Therapy
Senior Resident, Department of Cardiology, Grant Medical College & Sir J.J. Group of Hospitals, Mumbai.
55. Kaushik Bhojani
Ch. 46 : Emergencies in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Ch. 48 : Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome : What’s New ?
Fellow in Rheumatology, P.D. Hinduja National Hospital & Medical Research Centre, Mumbai
56. SK Bichile
Ch. 50 : Management of Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation
Professor and Head, Department of Haematology, TN Medical College and BYL Nair Hospital, Mumbai
57. Rodger Bick
Ch. 16 : Low Molecular Weight Heparins : Basic and Applied Considerations
Departments of Medicine and Pathology, University of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75231.
58. Michelle Florian
Ch. 16 : Low Molecular Weight Heparins : Basic and Applied Considerations
Departments of Pathology & Pharmacology, Loyola University, Chicago, Maywood, IL 60153
59. Prasanta Kumar Gangopadhyay
Ch. 26 : Neurocysticercosis - An Update
Professor, Department of Neurology, Bangur Institute of Neurology, Kolkata
60. Debasish Guha
Ch. 26 : Neurocysticercosis - An Update
Associate Professor, Department of Pathology, I.P.G.M.E.& R., Kolkata
61. RS Gupta
Ch. 44 : Diabetes and Hypertension
Professor of Medicine, Government Medical College, Patiala, Punjab
62. Debra A Hoppensteadt
Ch. 16 : Low Molecular Weight Heparins : Basic and Applied Considerations
Departments of Pathology & Pharmacology, Loyola University, Chicago, Maywood, IL 60153
63. Omer Iqbal
Ch. 16 : Low Molecular Weight Heparins : Basic and Applied Considerations
Departments of Pathology & Pharmacology, Loyola University, Chicago, Maywood, IL 60153
64. S Jain
Ch. 29 : Epilepsy - Dilemmas in Management
Consultant NeurologistIndian Epilepsy Centre, New Delhi
65. Shashank R Joshi
Ch. 4 : Diabetic Coma : Diabetic Ketoacidosis, Hyperglycemic Hyperosomolar State and Hypoglycemia
Ch. 41 : Newer Insulins : Making Early Insulin Initiation Safer and Simpler Consultant Endocrinologist, Lilavati Hospital, Hon. Assoc. Professor, Grant Medical College & Sir JJ Group of Hospitals, Mumbai, Editor, JAPI.
66. GN Mahapatra
Ch. 57 : Application of Nuclear Medicine in Clinical Practice
Senior Consultant & Chief, Dept. of Nuclear Medicine, KLES Hospital & Research Centre, Prof. of Nuclear Medicine Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Belgaum, Karnataka Director, West Coast Medical Centre, Mumbai, President, Nuclear Cardiological Society of India
67. HS Malhotra
Ch. 28 : What is New in Stroke ?
Post Graduate Resident Department of Medicine, S.N. Medical College, Agra.
68. PC Manoria
Ch. 19 : Protective HDL Cholesterol : Modalities to Elevate it
Former Professor and Head, Department of Cardiology, GMC, Bhopal, M.P.
69. Pankaj Manoria
Ch. 19 : Protective HDL Cholesterol : Modalities to Elevate it
Senior Resident, Department of Cardiology, KGMC, Lucknow, U.P.
70. AB Mehta
Ch. 3 : Acute Myocardial Infarction
Director of Cardiology, Jaslok Hospital, Mumbai
71. Padma S Menon
Ch. 38 : Cushing’ Syndrome : Current Concepts in Diagnosis and Management
Ch. 40 : Subclinical Hypothyroidism
Professor of Endocrinology, Seth G S Medical College & KEM Hospital, Mumbai
72. Alladi Mohan
Ch. 10 : Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis : Management Strategies
Associate Professor and Head, Department of Emergency Medicine, Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh
73. Prakas Chandra Mondal
Ch. 24 : Takayasu’s Disease : A Panarteritis
Consultant Cardiologist, Apollo-Gleneagles Hospital, Kolkata
74. Lekha Adik-Pathak
Ch. 15 : Gp IIb/IIIa Receptor Antagonists in Intensive Coronary Care Unit
Interventional Cardiologist, Nanavati Hospital, Former Director & Head, Department of Cardiology, Grant Medical College & Sir J.J. Group of Hospitals, Mumbai
75. Jaising Phadtare
Ch. 8 : COPD - Current Perspective
Professor, Dept. of Chest Medicine, Grant Medical College & G.T. Hospital, Mumbai
76. CS Pitchumoni
Ch. 34 : Acute Pancreatitis - An Update
Ch. 36 : Drugs (and environmental agents) induced Liver Injury
Professor of Medicine and Gastroenterology, New York Medical School, New York, U.S.A.
77. SS Prabhu
Ch. 25 : Non Surgical Treatment of Congenital Heart Disease
Associate Professor, Department of Paediatrics, Wadia Hospital for Children, Mumbai.
78. Shirish Prayag
Ch. 14 : Ventilator Support
Former Hon. Asst. Professor of Medicine, BJ Medical College and Sassoon Hospital, Pune
Chief Consultant in Internal Medicine and Critical Care, Shree Medical Foundation, PuneImmediate Past President - Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine
79. Muthu Ramalingam MR
Ch. 56 : Poisoning
Post Graduate in General Medicine, Sundaram Arul Rhaj Hospitals, Tuticorin.
80. K Ramamoorthy
Ch. 52 : Pyrexia of Unknown Origin
Hon. Physician and Professor of Medicine, Bombay Hospital Institute of Post Graduate Medical Sciences, Mumbai
81. Ranjit Ramdass
Ch. 27 : Prion Diseases
Ch. 30 : Immunological Movement Disorders
Senior Lecturer, Department of Neurology, BYL Nair Hospital, Mumbai.
82. Harbir Kaur Rao
Ch. 44 : Diabetes and Hypertension
Professor of Medicine, Government Medical College, Patiala, Punjab.
83. Shirish P Shah
Ch. 13 : Interstitial Lung Disease
Former Head of Department of Chest Medicine, BYL Nair Hospital & TNMC, Mumbai, Consultant Chest Physician Nanavati Hospital, Mumbai.
84. Siddharth N Shah
Ch. 4 : Diabetic Coma : Diabetic Ketoacidosis, Hyperglycemic Hyperosmolar State and Hypoglycemia
Consultant Physician & Diabetologist, S.L. Raheja, Bhatia Hospital & Sir H.N. Hospital, Mumbai, Editor in Chief, API Textbook of Medicine
85. Manju Sharma
Ch. 31 : Approach to Proteinuria
Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry, GB Pant Hospital, New Delhi.
86. RC Sharma
Ch. 42 : Insulin Therapy in Diabetes Mellitus : Fact and Fictions
Consultant Physician & Diabetologist, Nanavati Hospital, Mumbai.
87. Surendra Kumar Sharma
Ch. 10 : Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis : Management Strategies
Professor & Head, Department of Medicine, Chief, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi.
88. P Shetty
Ch. 13 : Interstitial Lung Disease
Resident, Nanavati Hospital, Mumbai.
89. BP Shivdasani
Ch. 3 : Acute Myocardial Infarction
Clinical Associate, Jaslok Hospital, Mumbai.
90. AR Singh
Ch. 44 : Diabetes and Hypertension
Professor of Medicine, Government Medical College, Patiala, Punjab
91. KP Singh
Ch. 39 : Female Osteoporosis - A Preventive Breakthrough - National Context
Senior Consultant Endocrinologist, Fortis Heart Institute, Chandigarh
92. AK Tripathi
Ch. 55 : HIV Therapy - Where are We Now ?
Professor of Medicine, Physician & Haemato-Oncologist, King George’s Medical College, Lucknow
93. M Tripathi
Ch. 29 : Epilepsy - Dilemmas in Management
Associate Professor of Neurology, AIIMS, New Delhi
94. Zarir F Udwadia
Ch. 12 : HIV and the Lung
Consultant Pulmonologist and PhysicianHinduja Hospital & Research CentreBreach Candy HospitalParsee General Hospital, Mumbai
95. Satish V Vaidya
Ch. 23 ; Treatment of Heart Failure : Beyond Drug Therapy
Professor, Department of Cardiology, Grant Medical College & Sir J.J. Group of Hospitals, Mumbai
96. Sumitra Venkatesh
Ch. 25 : Non Surgical Treatment of Congenital Heart Diseases
Lecturer, Department of Paediatrics, Wadia Hospital for Children, Mumbai.
97. Ajit Vigg
Ch. 9 : Fibreoptic Bronchoscopy
Consultant, Physician & Chest Specialist, Apollo Hospital, Hyderabad.
98. Avanti Vigg
Ch. 9 : Fibreoptic Bronchoscopy
Resident, Chest Clinic Apollo Hospital, Hyderabad
99. Arul Vigg
Ch. 9 : Fibreoptic Bronchoscopy
Resident, Chest Clinic Apollo Hospital, Hyderabad.
100. Amit Vora
Ch. 21 : Atrial Fibrillation - Current Understanding and Management Strategies
Consultant Cardiologist, Nanavati & Lilavati Hospital, Mumbai.