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INDIAN JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS

NOVEMBER 2018 ISSUE

CONTENTS

SYMPOSIUM ON ICMR TASKFORCE ON INHERITED METABOLIC DISORDERS – I
Guest Editors: I. C. Verma, Seema Kapoor, Madhulika Kabra and Roli Mathur


The Journey of Newborn Screening: Inception to Conclusion

ICMR Task Force on Inherited Metabolic Disorders

Newborn Screening for Congenital Hypothyroidism and Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia
ICMR Task Force on Inherited Metabolic Disorders

Normative Data for Thyroid Stimulating Hormone for Screening of Congenital Hypothyroidism
ICMR Task Force on Inherited Metabolic Disorders

Challenges and Opportunities in Establishing and Maintaining Newborn Screening in a Rural Area of Andhra Pradesh – Task Force Study by Indian Council of Medical Research
A. Radha Rama Devi, Y. Ananthalakshmi and K. Srimannarayana Rao


EDITORIAL COMMENTARIES
Can We Reduce the Duration of Antibiotic Therapy for Neonatal Pneumonia?
B. Vishnu Bhat and B. Adhisivam

Can Estimation of Presepsin Levels in Endotracheal Aspirate Predict Early Onset Pneumonia in Newborns?
Shally Awasthi

Depression Among Caregivers of Children with Cystic Fibrosis: Causes and Solutions
Amit Pathania and S. K. Kabra

Quality of Life in Thalassemia Major
V. P. Choudhry

Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease in India: Time to Prepare for Challenges and Opportunities
Rohan Malik


Role of Automated Urine Flow Cytometry for the Diagnosis of Urinary Tract Infection in Children
Om P. Mishra and Rajniti Prasad


ORIGINAL ARTICLES
Comparison of Four Days Versus Seven Days Duration of Antibiotic Therapy for Neonatal Pneumonia: A Randomized Controlled Trial
N. B. Mathur and A. Murugesan


The Role of Presepsin Obtained from Tracheal Aspirates in the Diagnosis of Early Onset Pneumonia in Intubated Newborns
Dragana Savić, Aleksandra Simović, Slavica Marković, Gordana Kostić, Biljana Vuletić, Snezana Radivojević, Marina Lišanin, Zoran Igrutinović and Radisa Pavlović


Prevalence of Depression among Caregivers of Indian Children with Cystic Fibrosis
Javeed Iqbal Bhat, Wasim Ahmad Wani, Bashir A. Charoo, Syed Wajid Ali, Qazi Iqbal Ahmad and Ambreen Ali Ahangar


Quality of Life (QoL) and the Factors Affecting it in Transfusion-dependent Thalassemic Children
Kapil Chordiya, Vikash Katewa, Pramod Sharma, Bindu Deopa and Suman Katewa


Anterior Fontanelle Size in Healthy Indian Late Preterm and Full Term Newborns
Shuvendu Roy, Vishal Vishnu Tewari and Jawede Equbal


Inflammatory Bowel Disease Across the Age Continuum: Similarity and Disparity
Amey Dilip Sonavane, Pratibha Sonawane and Deepak N. Amarapurkar


Urine Flow Cytometry in the Diagnosis of Urinary Tract Infection
Seçil Conkar and Sevgi Mir


SPECIAL ARTICLE
Dietary Therapies: Emerging Paradigms in Therapy of Drug Resistant Epilepsy in Children
Sheffali Gulati


PEDIATRICS IN GENERAL PRACTICE


Guest Editor: Bhim S. Pandhi
Cerebral Palsy: An Overview
Sheffali Gulati and Vishal Sondhi


Worm Infestation: Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention
Bhavneet Bharti, Sahul Bharti and Sumeeta Khurana


CLINICAL BRIEFS
Non-verbal Communication in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit: A Video Audit Using Non-verbal Immediacy Scale (NIS-O)
Somashekhar Marutirao Nimbalkar, Himalaya Raval, Satvik Chaitanya Bansal, Utkarsh Pandya and Ajay Pathak


Van Wyk Grumbach Syndrome: A Rare Consequence of Hypothyroidism
Pavan Reddy, Kritika Tiwari, Abhishek Kulkarni, Ketan Parikh and Raju Khubchandani


SCIENTIFIC LETTERS
Child with Progressive Hemiparesis: Think Beyond Neoplastic Disorders
Indar Kumar Sharawat, Usnish Adhikari, Sudhir Sharma and Naveen Sankhyan


SEPN1-related Rigid Spine Muscular Dystrophy
Arushi Gahlot Saini, Hansashree Padmanabha, Senthil Kumar, Naveen Sankhyan and Pratibha Singhi


Epididymo-Orchitis in Scrub Typhus
Arpan Saha, Sumantra Sarkar, Ashish Patil, Biplab Besra and Chhotan Saha


Evaluating Liver Fibrosis by Acoustic Radiation Force Impulse in Thalassemia
Rashid H. Merchant, Mubaraka Lokhandwala, Pezad N. Doctor, Chandar P. Lulla and Bhavin Jankharia

PICTURE OF THE MONTH
Siblings with L2 Hydroxy Glutaric Aciduria
Jyotindra Narayan Goswami, Ananthanarayanan Kasinathan, Naveen Sankhyan, Sameer Vyas and Pratibha Singhi


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PASCAL, SCImago, Summon by ProQuest


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