Nerve Tissue

Nerve tissue is highly specialized and is one of the most complex, intricate and sophisticated systems in the human body. This article envisages putting forth basic informa... read more

Attributable Risk and Odds Ratio

This article discusses the concept of ‘association’ in biostatistics. Measures of association assume categorical or continuous level of data. The article also discusses in ... read more

Nerve Tissue: Brain

[toc] Introduction to the Brain The brain is the central organ of the human nervous system along with the spinal cord. It is made up of: The cerebrum The cerebe... read more

Aortic Aneurysm

Aortic aneurysms can be classified into thoracic & abdominal aortic aneurysm with different clinical features, diagnostic characteristics and management. If the growth ... read more


Myelodysplasias are a group of malignant myeloid stem cell disorders characterized by dysplasias and/or cytopenias and there is an increased risk of transformation into acu... read more


[toc] Definition of Hemostasis Blood must be maintained in a fluid state to allow for transport of oxygen and nutrients all over the body. Hemostasis is the ability of bl... read more

Lower Limb Anatomy

The basis of any surgical discipline and radiological imaging is structural anatomy. This article envisages clarifying the basics of lower limb anatomy with focus on the gl... read more

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