Addictive salt may not be solely responsible for causing hypertension: A sweet and fatty hypothesis

Can salt lead to hypertension? Abstract In literature, since many decades, it is often believed and condoned that excessive common salt (Nacl) ingestion can lead to hypertension. Hence, every health organisation, agencies and physicians have been advising salt restriction to hypertensive patients. However, there is no concrete evidence suggesting that salt restriction can reduce the Continue Reading

Prognostic importance of acute heart failure persistence in patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction

A recent original article published in JMRI: Abstract Introduction: Acute heart failure (AHF) is one of the most frequent complication of acute myocardial infarction (AMI). It is not only associated with a several-fold increase of in-hospital mortality but also, worsens the long-term survival in comparison to those without AHF. The AHF is observed to be more Continue Reading

Presentation with Personality changes and Tinnitus to a Vascular Intervention: Rare case of Carotid Body Paraganglioma

A new case report published in JMRI: Abstract Background: Carotid body paragangliomas are rare neuroendocrine neoplasms of chromaffin negative glomus cells. This case report explains an atypical case with unusual presentation and treatment. Case Report: A healthy smoker technician by profession was brought to the emergency room (ER) with coprolalia. The general physical exam did not Continue Reading

A Rare Pulmonary Manisfestation of Kahler’s disease (Multiple Myeloma)

A recent letter to the editor published in Journal of Medical Research and Innovation shows a new variety of multiple myeloma. Abstract Kahler’s disease also known as Multiple Myeloma (MM) is one of the most dangerous primary malignancy of the bone marrow which is significant for its plasma cells proliferation and abnormal growth of monoclonal Continue Reading