191 Editor’s Choice


193 Leprosaria -- a continuing social challenge J. Nash


197 The role of thalidomide in the management of erythema nodosum leprosum S. L. Walker, M. F. R. Waters and D. N. J. Lockwood


216 Adverse effects from Multi-drug therapy in leprosy: a Brazilian study P. D. Deps, S. Nasser, P. Guerra, M. Simon, R. D. C. Birshner and L. C. Rodrigues

223 Circulating cytokine profiles in leprosy patients V. A. Belgaumkar, N. R. Gokhale, P. M. Mhajan, R. Bharadwaj, D. P. Pandit and S. Deshpande

231 Screening for mental disorders in leprosy patients: comparing the internal consistency and screening properties of HADS and GHQ-12 V. Senturk, R. Stewart and A. Sagduyu

243 Serum beta-glucuronidase levels in children with leprosy D. Nandan, K. Venkatesan, K. Katoch and R. S. Dayal

248 Diffuse leprosy of Lucio and Latapi: a histologic study F. Vargas-Ocampo

261 The use of Geographical Information System (GIS) to improve active leprosy case finding campaigns in the Municipality of Mossoró, Rio Grande do Norte State, Brazil M. C. F. de Souza Dias, G. H. Dias and M. L. Nobre

270 Monitoring impairment in leprosy: choosing the appropriate tool J. Ebenso and B. E. Ebenso

281 Current situation of leprosy colonies/leprosaria and their future in P.R. China J. Shen, M. Liu and M. Zhou

Case Report

290 Azathioprine in controlling Type 2 reactions in leprosy: a case report S. P. K. Athreya

Letter to the Editor

293 Dermatologists and leprosy in India G. Singh and V. Kaur

Workshop Report

295 Informal consultation on rifampicin resistance in leprosy

306 National Workshop on ‘Is integration a leap forward? -- Implications of integration on quality care in leprosy’, Mumbai A. A. Samy

309 International courses on Rehabilitation and Prevention of Disability (RPOD) and Community Based Rehabilitation (CBR)

311 Winners of the Wellesley Bailey Awards

312 Book Review I. Allen

313 Erratum