ISSN No. 1606-7754                   Vol.16 No.2  August 2008

Original articles

Maternal BMI and antenatal weight gain as determinants of obstetric outcome
C. Savona-Ventura, S Grima, K Vella

Insulin Pump Therapy in Type 1 Diabetic Patients: Experience at the American University of Beirut Medical Center
M Merheb, J Chaiban, I Salti, R Sammak, M Choucair, M Nasrallah

The association of TGF-β1, angiotensin II and oxidative stress with diabetic nephropathy in type 2 diabetic patients
HO El-mesallamy, MZ Gad and AM Sallam

Risk factors of poor control of HBA1c and diabetic retinopathy: Paradox with insulin therapy and high values of HDL in African diabetic patients
B Longo-Mbenza, MM Muaka, G Mbenza, S Mbungu-Fuele, L Mabwa-Mbalanda, V Nzuzi- Babeki, J Mbadi-A-Sungu

Do contraindications to metformin therapy deprive type 2 diabetic patients of its benefits?
SS Al Awadhi, RM Clifford, VB Sunderland, LRP. Hackett, H Farah, TM Shareef

Effect of Nigella Sativa oil on various clinical and biochemical parameters of metabolic syndrome
A Najmi, SF Haque, M Naseeruddin, RA Khan

Case Report

Proptosis secondary to rosiglitazone treatment
Vanithadevi B, Anuradha CV