Jaspinder Kaur

Jaspinder Kaur

MD

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April 2012 - November 2012
Punjab Institute of Medical Sciences
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  • Junior Resident

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Publications (35)
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Tooth impaction can be defined as the interosseous position of the tooth which is completely or partially covered by mucosa and bone for more than 2 years following physiological eruption time. It can be readily confused with embedded and/or displaced teeth. Impacted teeth result from a situation in which an unerupted tooth is wedged against anothe...
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Diabetes mellitus (DM) is the metabolic homeostasis disorder regulated by insulin which causes abnormalities in the carbohydrate and lipid metabolism. Type 1 diabetes (also called juvenile-onset diabetes mellitus, DM1, T1DM, and insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus) is considered an immuno-mediated disease that results in a gradual destruction of in...
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Flank pain is defined as a discomfort or distress felt posteriorly or in the midaxillary line below the rib and above the ilium. The pain is triggered by renal capsule distention which results in stimulation of specialized nerve endings. Flank pain originating from urinary tract pathology may be due to underlying obstruction, inflammation, or mass....
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Gingivitis ("inflammation of the gums") is a terminology referring to the gingival inflammation caused by bacterial biofilms adherent to tooth surfaces which is also known as plaque. It is characterized by a site-specific reversible dental plaque‑induced inflammation of the gingiva without detectable bone loss or clinical attachment loss. It is com...
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Frostbite (congelatio in medical terminology) is a freezing, cold thermal injury, which occurs on being exposed to temperatures below the freezing point of typically −0.55°C to as high as 2°C for a sustained period of time. It is a condition characterized by the consequences in terms of functional morbidity among the panel of population that are of...
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The word “Choana” is derivative of a greek word “Xovan” which states the funnel and hence, the term “Posterior Choana” is known as posterior nasal aperture or posterior funnel. Choanal atresia (CA) is the most common form of congenital nasal airway abnormality presenting with variable clinical features ranging from acute airway obstruction to chron...
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Decompression sickness (DCS) is a multi-organ condition characterized by a varied clinical manifestations resulting from an exposure to reduced barometric pressures that leads to a normally dissolved inert gases (mainly nitrogen) in body fluids and tissues to come out of physical solution, and develops a free gas phase by forming an intravascular a...
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Patient: Female, 53 Final Diagnosis: Atypical trigerminal neuralgia Symptoms: Right sided facial pain Medication: — Clinical Procedure: None Specialty: Rheumatology Objective Unusual clinical course Background Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is a multisystem autoimmune disorder of unknown etiology which can present at any age with symptoms of...
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Hypophosphatasia (HPP) is an inherited dento-osseous metabolic disease characterized by inactivating mutations in the gene encoding the tissue-nonspecific isoenzyme of alkaline phosphatase (TNSALP) which lead to a deficiency in TNSALP enzymatic activity. Low TNSALP activity results in increased levels of 3 known phosphocompound substrates: inorgani...
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Paliperidone, an active metabolite of risperidone, is a new atypical antipsychotic agent. Syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone (SIADH), neuroleptic malignant syndrome (NMS), and rhabdomyolysis are the uncommon side effects of psychotropic drugs . We report a case of 35-year-old male with schizoaffective disorder who was admitted for acute...
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Long-term bisphosphonate (BP) treatment is associated with adverse event of atypical femur fracture (AFF) due to their long-lasting unique bone-seeking properties, and subsequent uptake by osteoclasts results in sustained inhibition of bone resorption even after their cessation. We report a case of postmenopausal women who presented with pain and s...
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Obesity is a global preventable epidemic inundating health care resources by increasing mortality and morbidity. The present study aimed to determine prevalence, risk factors, and co-morbidities associated with body mass index (BMI) ranges. A cross-sectional study was conducted to assess physical activity, dietary habits, alcohol, family history, s...
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Abstract: Oronasal fistula is an internal fistula which represents an abnormal epitheliazed tract between oral and nasal cavity, thus impairing associated functions of deglutition and speech by nasal regurgitation of fluid and nasal speech respectively, besides risk of nasal infection resulting from food lodgement. This paper provides a brief yet d...
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Aims: Atherosclerosis is latent precursor of clinical cardiovascular disease. The present study aimed to assess modifiable and non-modifiable atherogenic risk factors in both sexes. Study Design: Cross sectional design. Place and Duration of Study: It was conducted at Exservicemen Contributory Health Scheme (ECHS) Polyclinic, Sultanpur Lodhi, Kapur...
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Old age is unpreventable physiological state and epidemiologically independent risk factor for chronic non-communicable diseases. This study was designed to determine the prevalence of chronic diseases and disability among geriatric study subjects. This cross-sectional study was conducted to assess various dimensions that affect the lives of the el...
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Aim: Diabetes Mellitus requires adequate glycemic control along with prevention of associated morbidities, disability limitation, and rehabilitation. The present study was aimed to determine the impact of socio-demographic and lifestyle factors on the glycemic status. Settings and Design: A cross sectional study was conducted at Ex-Servicemen Contr...
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Abstract: Metabolic syndrome (MetS) is chronic inflammatory epidemic state contributing to total and cardiovascular mortality. The current study planned to assess and screen risk factors for MetS and its components. A cross-sectional study conducted to assess age, gender, social status, employment, education, family history, physical activity, diet...
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Aim: Hypertension is major cardiovascular risk factor contributing to all cause mortality. The present study was aimed to determine the impact of socio-demographic variables and risk factors on the blood pressures (BP) of the subjects. Place and Duration of the Study: A cross sectional study was conducted at Ex-Servicemen Contributory Health Scheme...
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Aim: Insomnia is subjective perception of dissatisfaction with sleep quality and/or duration. The present study aimed to determine the effects of sleep deprivation on cardiovascular risk factors and health. Design, Place and Duration of Study: A cross-sectional study was conducted at Exservicemen Contributory Health Scheme (ECHS) Polyclinic, Sultan...
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Objective: Family history, one of the traditional tools in clinical medicine, is frequently neglected which can be used to identify persons at increased cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk. The present study aimed to determine the influence of family history on cardiovascular health. Methodology: A cross sectional study was conducted on the retired d...
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Physical inactivity contributes to all-cause mortality and higher hospitalization risk. The present study aimed to estimate relation between sedentary lifestyle and cardiovascular parameters. A cross-sectional study was conducted on the retired defense personnel to relate socio-demographic variables, body mass index, dietary habits, alcohol, sleep,...
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Metabolic syndrome is defined by a constellation of interconnected physiological, biochemical, clinical, and metabolic factors that directly increases the risk of cardiovascular disease, type 2 diabetes mellitus, and all cause mortality. Insulin resistance, visceral adiposity, atherogenic dyslipidemia, endothelial dysfunction, genetic susceptibilit...
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Objective: The Friedewald equation is frequently used to estimate low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) in routine patient care; however, recently many limitations have emerged regarding its use. Aim: Analyse the use of Friedewald equation for dyslipidemia in metabolic syndrome. Methods: Subjects were selected with metabolic syndrome that ful...
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“Every pregnancy faces risks” with occurrence of various signs and symptoms including danger signs during antepartum, intrapartum and postpartum phases which require regular antenatal services. The current retrospective study was aimed to assess the prevalence of signs/symptoms of pregnancy. It was being conducted in Obstetrics Department, Punjab I...
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Caesarean section rates are inexorably rising which has led to the possibility of negative impact on maternal and neonatal health. Present study was aimed to compare the factors associated with caesarean and vaginal births among pregnant women. A retrospective study was conducted in Obstetrics and Gynaecology Department, Punjab Institute of Medical...
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Purpose of Review: Diabetic Neuropathies are a heterogeneous by their symptoms, pattern of neurologic involvement, course, risk covariates, pathologic alterations, and underlying mechanisms that result into mono- and polyneuropathies, plexopathies and radiculopathies. It also ranges from subclinical functional impairment of cardiovascular reflexes...
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ABSTRACT Antenatal Care utilization and its effects among booked and unbooked women were studied retrospectively in Obstetrics-Gynaecology Department, Punjab Institute of Medical Sciences, Jalandhar (India) during April- June, 2012. Demographic variables, obstetric history and event outcomes were explored. Unbooked (58%) status was seen with primip...
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Unsafe Abortion constitutes a major cause of maternal morbidity and mortality in developing countries. It is randomly practiced though exact statistics is not available due to lack of cooperation from concerned parties. Complications occur in a large portion of these cases which ultimately require tertiary care. This case report of complications as...
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The study was aimed to determine the conditions behind Fetal Distress. A Retrospective study was conducted in the Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Punjab Institute of Medical Sciences, Jalandhar (Punjab, India). One hundred patients were delivered in the department (booked and unbooked) during April, 2012 to June, 2012 out of which seventy t...
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The study aimed to compare obstetrical complications in two parity groups, primiparity and multiparity and further determine the association of parity status with neonatal outcomes. A Retrospective study was conducted in the Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Punjab Institute of Medical Sciences, Jalandhar (Punjab, India). One hundred patients...

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