From the desk of the Executive Director - The INCLEN Trust
• Community-based cardiovascular risk factors intervention strategies (CORFIS) • Clinical research situational analysis (CRSA) • Cancer survival • Validation of the children depression inventory (CDI) • Validation of the diabetes quality of life (DQoL) • Validation of the summary of diabetes selfcare activities (SDSCA) • Validation of the Berlin questionnaires (Berlin OSA) • Clinical features and outcome of acute liver failure associated with dengue infection • Value of shock index in prognosticating the short term outcome of survival for patients presenting with severe sepsis and septicemic shock in an emergency department • The summary diabetes self-care activities • Diabetes quality of Life • Choledochal cyst – A 10 year experience in hospital Selayang • Death certification • National health statistics initiative (NHSI). • Transplantation of cultivated corneal epithelial sheet in patients with ocular surface disease. • National stem cell therapy patient registry • Strategic alliance for the development of diagnostic biomaker panels for hepatitis and liver cancer. • National renal registry (NRR): Malaysian dialysis & transplant registry • Malaysian registry of renal biopsy • National transplant registry • National eye database • National liver registry • National trauma database (NTRD)/ Road injury surveillance • National cardiovascular disease database (NCVD): Acute coronary syndrome (ACS) / Percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) • National neonatal registry • National dermatology registry: Psoriasis registry • National suicide registry Malaysia (NSRM) • National cancer patient registry (NCPR): Oncology. • NCPR : Colorectal CA • National rheumatoid arthritis registry (NIAR) • Audit of diabetes clinical management University of Colombo(Srilanka) • Development of a community based health information system for the health practice area (MOH area) of the department • Monitoring the physical envoironment in workplaces • Trends and determinants of teenage pregnancy in Sri Lanka 6 • Randomized clinical trial on prednisolone versus ACTH for the treatment of infanyile spasms • Anticoagulation and anti platelet therapy, and blood pressure control in patients with atrial fibrillation • Pattern and correlates of physical activity among adults in urban and rural areas in the district of Colombo • Effect of an insight mediatation programme on the disease outcome of patients with r heumatoid arthritis • Health systems responsiveness of family planning services in Colombo district and its correlates • Pre hospital care, functional disability, community re integration and household cost profile of road traffic accidents injury patients admitted to the national hospital Sri Lanka • Complementary feeding practices in South Asia Hanoi Medical Uinversity (Vietnam) • Strengthening assess to, and use of Scientific evidence for developing new policies and models of health care CCEB- University of Newcastle (Australia) • Priority research centres establishment of gender health and ageing and health behaviour • Actively involved in the biostatistics collaboration of Australia (BCA) and the Australian network of academic public health institutions (ANAPHI) B.P.Koirala Institute of Health Sciences(Nepal) • Combination of glycolic acid peels with a topical regimen in the treatment of melasma: A comparative study • Effect of tap water iontophoresis in acne vulgaris • Comparison of carbon dioxide laser Vs radiocautery with curettage for the treatment pyogenic granuloma: a randomized trial • Effective of folic acid supplementation on the toxicity and efficacy of methotrexate in moderate to severe psoriasis • Outcome of head injury in emergency at BPKIHS Aga Khan Uinversity (Pakistan) • Molecular genetic studies in hypertension, type 2 diabetes, and coronary heart disease in Pakistan
Phramongkutklao Hospital (Thailand) • Efficacy of a local made phototherapy device using light-emitting diodes (LED) lamps for treatment of neonatal hyperbilirubinemia • Development of database system for the treatment and clinical research in colorectal cancer patients • TRK-100STP Phase llb/lll clinical study protocol-chronic renal failure (primary glomerular disease/nephrosclerosis) • Investigation of blood pressure control in stroke patients in Thailand. • Hip fracture patient registry initiative in Thailand • Menopausal related symptoms treatment and quality of life in Thai women aged 40 years and older at menopause clinic (Thai menrate) • Incidence rate and risk factors for motorvehicle injury army military personnel, royal Thai army, 2010 • Dynamic risk factors associated With HIV- 1 infections among young Thai men: Integrated HIV related behavioral surveillance existing sero-surveillance • Health status and Known risk factors among army military personnel, royal Thai army, 2010. • Clinical Course of biolar disorders :finding from Thai bipolar registry. • Identification of clinicopathologic features affecting on the occurrence of pulmonary metastases after curative resection of colorectal cancer. • Effect of GGCX gene polymorphism on the responses of serum under carboxylated osteocalcin and bone turmor markers after treatment with vitamin K2 (menatetrenone) among Thai postmenopausal women in Phramongkutklao hospital. • Epidemiology study of enteric pathogens causing diarrhea at human development foundation(mercy center) ,Klong Toey , Bangkok • Prevalence and risk factors for Chikungunya virus infection among military personnel in peace keeping operation in southern-most provinces in Thailand. • Readiness of physical fitness among premedical cadet students. • Study of the correlation between plasma VEGF and the tumor angiogenesis and study of their prognostic impact on colorectal cancer patients. • Evaluation of the readiness of military medical graduates Phramongkutklao College of medicine for working in 3 southernmost provinces of medicine for working in 3 southernmost provinces of Thailand. • Clinical Management of patient with Atherothrombotic disease or events in acute setting. • A randomized, double-blind, multicentre, 7 phase II/III study to compare the efficacy of Cediranib (RECENTIN TM , AZD2171) in combination with 5-fluorouracil, leucovorin, and oxaliplatin (FOLFOX), to the Efficacy of Bevacizumab in Combination with FOLFOX in patients with previously untreated metastatic colorectal cancer. • Asian gap in aftercare for post hip fracture patients survey (Asian Gap Survey) • Open-label multicentre study on efficacy and safety of oral quetiapine (Seroquel XR) in adults with schizophrenia • Validation of nomogram in predicting osteoporosis risk for Thai postmenopausal women. • Genotype distribution of hepatitis C infection among young Thai men. • Quality of acute stroke care assessment in Thailand, a multicenter study. • Chlamydria trachomatis andneisseria gonorrhea for sexually transmitted infections. Airlangaa Uinversity (Indonesia) • RCT of Inliximab in RA • Anti IL-6 in RA • Tumor related factors and the incidence of recurrences of breast cancer patient after surgery • The RCT of using Sambiloto (herbal capsule) as a complementary agent for anthracylin based regimen of neoadjuvant chemotherapy for stage II and III breast cancer patient • Combination of DLBS 1425 with manthracyclin-based regimen as a neoadjuvant therapy in subjects with stage II and III breast cancer • Community epidemiologic study HLA Class II • Community study of Drug Resistance in Leprosy • Presnisone in early neuropathy in leprosy Diaponegoro University (Indonesia) • Safety and efficacy tinoridine in the treatment of pain and inflammation in patients with acute tonsillitis and/or acute pharyngitis: and randomized double-blind study versus placebo. Multi center study • Comprehensive clerk ship as a model of internship Events • Clinical research centre (Malaysia)-basic research methodology and biostatistic 5- 8 August • B.P.Koirala Institute of health sciences-5th Singapore public health and occupational medicine conference and 4th Asian regional health technology assessment • Aga Khan University-10th South Asia regional scientific meeting of the IEA International Epidemiology Association meeting and INCLEN symposium, Sri Lanka Kyoto workshop- Kyoto University teaches clinical epidemiology and biostatistics for medical doctors, nurses, and others annually.