Vol 2 Issue 2 2019

  •  Prevalence of Scabies at dermatology Department PMCH Hospital Nawabshah
    Mr. Abdul Haque khoso, Mr. Khalid Nadeem, Miss. Bashiran chachar, Mrs. Shabnum Bashir, Mr.Bashir Ahmed Pirzado, Jahanzeb khan Khoso   Page no:- 1-6  DOI: https://doi.org/10.46811/apjnh/2.2.1

    Introduction: Scabies is a neglected tropical public health problem around the world. It is caused by the Sarcoptes Scabiei mite that infested under the skin. The prevalence has been noted as per year is 300 million patients over the world wide.

    Objectives: To determine the frequency of Scabies at PMCH Nawabshah.

    Methods: A cross sectional study has been carried out on 422 patients at Peoples Medical Hospital Nawabshah at outpatients Department of Dermatology. The technique of sampling was convenience. A structured questionnaire has been used for data collection and analysis. All data has been collected by researcher on diagnosed cases of scabies by skin specialists.

    Results: The study is showing prevalence 22.4% among skin problem persons. The mean age of participant 60.2.Sabies can occur at any stage of life The comparison of male and female individuals as 6610 (48%) and 6595 (52%). The marital status of the participants as; married, un-married, widower, divorced and widow was 260 (66.3%) ,118(27.9%),2(0.47%),1(0.23%) and 21(4.97%) respectively and high rate found in lower economic condition

    Conclusion: The prevalence of scabies at peoples Medical Hospital Nawabshah is 22.4% The prevalence of scabies high in developing countries and this found prominent in back ward areas. The high ratio of scabies is associate with limited resources of basic life. Scabies seems to be neglected tropical problem of health.

  •  Review on Pharmaceutical Process Validation
    Tenzin Wangpo, D.S Rathore , Yogendra Singh  Page no:- 7-10  DOI: https://doi.org/10.46811/apjnh/2.2.2

    The process validation is one of the most essential key factor when it comes to the efficient manufacturing of pharmaceutical dosage forms. The process validation assures the highest degree of uniform results and also helps to meet the predefined specifications for the dosage form. Also process validation assures the quality of the product and helps to meet desired results. It basically involves the collection and analyzing the data from product design stage which ensures that the process is capable for the production of quality product. Through this review article we want to have had the knowledge of the process validation and also want to put the basic outline over this process validation process.

  •  Herbal Drugs Used in Diabetes Mellitus
    Ankit Rana , Ramandeep Singh  Page no:- 11-24  DOI: https://doi.org/10.46811/apjnh/2.2.3

    Diabetes mellitus (DM) is the most common of the endocrine disorders. It is an important human ailment, afflicting many, from various walks of life in different countries. The prevalence of diabetes mellitus is expected to reach up to 4.4% in the world by 2030. Among all type of diabetes, type 2 diabetes is main complication. Currently available treatment option in modern medicine have several adverse effects. Therefore, there is a need to develop safe and effective treatment modalities for diabetes. Medicinal plants play an important role in the management of diabetes mellitus especially in developing countries where resources are meager. This article presents a review on some reported anti-diabetic medicinal plants

  •  An Overview on the sign of the interaction between thyroid and kidney disease
    Monika Semwal, Asheesh Kumar Gupta  Page no:- 25-31  DOI: https://doi.org/10.46811/apjnh/2.2.4

    Hypothyroidism is a condition in which the thyroid gland does not produce enough thyroid hormone. Hypothyroidism is associated with reduced Glomerular filtration rate and hyperthyroidism results in increased GFR as well as increased renin angiotensin aldosterone activation. Chronic Kidney disease (CKD) is characterized by a low T3 syndrome which is now considered a part of an atypical nonthyroidal illness. This review studies probable mechanistic relations between thyroid and kidney disease.

  •  Anticancer Medication A Review
    Anmol Sharma , Ramandeep Singh  Page no:- 25-28  DOI: https://doi.org/10.46811/apjnh/2.2.5

    Cancer is one of the most life threatening disease that is associated with the uncontrolled growth of the cell. These uncontrolled growth of cells can take place anywhere in the body. The patients with cancer has to face a lot of problems during the progression of the cancer and has been found to kill the patients if left untreated. However, many medications are used to treat the medicines but due to there higher toxicities they produce, is also a great matter of concern for cancer treatment. So it is one of the most essential matter to produce drugs either synthetically or from the plant source that may produce less toxicities and treat the people with cancer most effectively and efficiently. In this review we are going to discuss about the some medicinal plants that are found useful in cancer treatment. Also we are going to discuss about some allopathic medication that are used till now in cancer treatment.