[Show abstract][Hide abstract] ABSTRACT: 30 MEDLINE indexed Indian journals publishing clinical trials were identified and their editorial policies on trial registration were assessed. Trial registration number was required in 9 journals (30%).16 journals (53.33%) encouraged adherence to the CONSORT Statement, while 22 (73.33%) mentioned ICMJE Guidelines.
Indian pediatrics 03/2013; 50(3):339-40. DOI:10.1007/s13312-013-0092-2 · 1.04 Impact Factor
[Show abstract][Hide abstract] ABSTRACT: For more than two decades mankind has been dreaming of a "polio-free world." However the dream is yet to be realized owing to various problems related to transmission of wild polio virus transmission as well as vaccine-derived polio virus. These problems are as much scientific as human. The article briefly discusses the current status of polio control across the globe, and various challenges associated with it in a nation-wise manner.
Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care 07/2012; 1(2):84-5. DOI:10.4103/2249-4863.104936