Vol 26 | No. 02 | December 2010

EDITORIAL
69 Newborn screening in Bangladesh – Awarness is essential
Md. Abul Kashem Sarker
ORIGINAL ARTICLES
71 Effectivity versus sensitivity of Azithromycin in the treatment of uncomplicated enteric fever in children both in vitro and vivo: A clinical trial at Dhaka Shishu Hospital
Mohammed Reaz Mobarak, Atiqul Islam, Manzoor Hussain, Jotsna Ara Begum,
Mohammad Abdullah Al Mamun, Md. Darul Islam
76 Surfactant replacement therapy for RDS – Experience of a NICU of private set-up
M Monir Hossain, Mahfuza Shirin, Shaheen Akter, Md. Delwar Hossain, Mohammad Abdullah Al Mamun, Md. Nurul Akhtar Hassan, Fahmida Zabin, Manifa Afrin, Ismat Jahan, Sultana Razia, Kazi Shahriar Alam, Farzana Azad
82 Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) is associated with higher rate of relapse in children with nephrotic syndrome
Shireen Afroz, M Anwar Hossain Khan, Dilip Kumar Roy, Farid Ahmed, Maruf ul Qadir, Mohammed Hanif
87 Outcome of different grades of perinatal asphyxia in a tertiary care hospital
Mohammad Abdul Hai Mia, Md. Mahbubul Hoque, Ishrat Jahan, Mohammad Faizul Hoque Khan, Khandaker Rokshana Akhter, MAK Azad Chowdhury
92 Reappraisal of clinical characteristics of mumps
Syed Hasan Imam Al-Masum, Md. Jahangir Alam, Abu Yousuf Fakir
97 Laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair in the paediatric age group – experience with 43 children
Md. Ashrarur Rahman, Diponkar Saha, Md. Rashedul Islam
101 Clinical predictors of hypoxaemia in radiology confirmed pneumonia in 2-60 months old children
Forrukh Ahammad, M Ruhul Amin
108 Clinical profile of congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH): A treatable disease
Jotsna Ara Begum, Md. Abul Kashem Sarker, Mahbubul Hoque, Mohammad Abdullah Al Mamun, Mohammed Reaz Mobarak, Rabi Biswas, Md. Rafiqul Islam
REVIEW ARTICLE
113 EPI programme: An excellent success for prevention of communicable diseases in Bangladesh
Md. Darul Islam, Hossain Sahid Kamrul Alam, Md. Rafiqul Islam
SPECIAL ARTICLE
119 ‘Digital Bangladesh’ and Dhaka Shishu (Children’s) Hospital
Manzoor Hussain
CASE REPORTS
122 Co-infection of typhoid fever with hepatitis A, hepatitis E and dengue fever: A challenge to the physicians
Farid Ahmed, Kanta Chowdhury, Md. Jahangir Alam, Shamsul Arefeen, M Morshed Alam
125 Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy (CIDP): 3 case reports
Kazi Ashraful Islam, Md Mizanur Rahman, Md Hafiz Al Mamun, Ishrat Jahan,
Sufia Khatun, Zannatul Ferdousy
129 Abstract from Current Literature
131 Dhaka Shishu Hospital (DSH) News
132 Bangladesh Institute of Child Health (BICH) News
133 Postgraduate courses/training in paediatrics and child health
134 Students qualified from Bangladesh Institute of Child Health
135 Seminars, Symposiums, Workshop, CME / CPD
136 Instructions for Authors
139 Subscription form
140 Editor’s Address