Thesis Topics

  • Inspiratory muscle training in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
  • Airway response to fenoterol in hypothyroid patients before and after treatment.
  • Socio-demographic profile and B.M.I. characteristic of patients with pulmonary tuberculosis attending chest clinic.
  • Measurement of bronchial hyperreactivity in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.
  • Tuberculin sensitivity in patients with pulmonary sarcoidosis.
  • Hematological abnormalities in patients with sarcoidosis.
  • Predictors of Oxygen derived - free radicals in non smoker women exposed to environmental tobacco smoke.
  • A study of the smoking habits in patients of pulmonary tuberculosis.
  • Diurnal variations of peak expiratory flow and its correlation with different morbidity indices in bronchial asthma.
  • Study of relationship of endobronchial and transbronchial lung lesions in patients with clinical diagnosis of sarcoidosis.
  • Arm span to height relationship for assessment of spirometric functions.
  • Sensitivity and specificity of tuberculin skin test for the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in patients seeking treatment for respiratory problems.
  • To test the reliability of a Hindi questionnaire designed and validated for diagnosis of asthma for prevalence studies.
  • A study of familial aggregation of cancer in the first degree relatives of lung cancer patients.
  • Indices of morbidity and control of asthma in non smoking women exposed to combustion of biomass fuels.
  • Assessment of airway responsiveness in asymptomatic asthmatic women exposed to environmental smoke.
  • Study of cellular composition of bronchoalveolar lavage fluid in patients with pulmonary tuberculosis using flow-cytometry.
  • Visual analogue scales in assessing severity of bronchial asthma.
  • Diurnal variations in pulmonary function tests in normal healthy individuals.
  • Influence of environmental tobacco smoke exposure on acute exacerbations in known asthmatics.
  • Validity of new study questionnaire in Hindi for diagnosis of asthma for epidemiological studies.
  • Production of reactive nitrogen intermediates and L-cirtrulline by peripheral blood polymorphonuclear leukocytes in bronchial asthma.
  • Nebulized salbutamol for acute hyperkalemia in renal failure patients.
  • Significance of the reactive nitrogen intermediates in the pathophysiology of human pulmonary tuberculosis.
  • Serodiagnosis of tuberculosis in adults using ELISAS test with antigen - 5.
  • Production of oxygen derived free radicals by peripheral blood polymorphonuclear leukocytes in different stages of Asthma in adults.
  • Bronchial provocation with Parthenium hysterophorus pollen extract in patients of bronchial asthma.
  • Diagnostic evaluation of cholesterol and various lipoproteins in the pleural effusions.
  • Transbronchial lung biopsy in sarcoidosis and relationship of histological changes with pulmonary function tests.
  • Assessment of lung function in health natives of Bhutan.
  • Airway response to acid application in oesophagus (simulating gastro-esophageal reflux) in patients of bronchial asthma.
  • Prediction of blood carboxy-haemoglobin from expired air carbon monoxide samples in "bidi" and cigarette smokers.
  • Determination of maximal inspiratory and expiratory muscle pressure at mouth in healthy Indian adults.
  • A study of serum-fluid albumin gradient in evaluation of pleural effusions.
  • Study of non-specific airway responsiveness in patients of rheumatoid arthritis.
  • Influence of environmental tobacco smoke exposure on different morbidity indices in adult asthmatic women.
  • Nifedipine in bronchial asthma.
  • Enalapril and bronchial responsiveness.
  • Bronchodilator mediated airway response in health.
  • Comparative airway response to bronchodilators in patients of leprosy with normoreactivity and hyporeactivity to methacholine.