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Dr Veena Aggarwal, Consultant Womens’ Health, CMD and Editor-in-Chief, IJCP Group & Medtalks Trustee, Dr KK’s Heart Care Foundation of India, 14 August 2022
#Multispeciality

Biomarkers to predict post head injury outcomesMeasuring the levels of glial fibrillary acidic protein (GFAP) and ubiquitin carboxy-terminal hydrolase L1 (UCH-L1) on the day that the traumatic brain injury (TBI) occurred can portend the risk of severe disability or mortality within six months. GFAP and UCH-Li has been FDA approved as indicator of CT scan head post head injury…(Source: NIH, ...more

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 CLINICAL NEWS
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Abnormality in the Upper Heart Chamber Increases The Risk Of Dementia
eMediNexus, 14 August 2022
#Cardiology #Neurology #Internal Medicine

According to new research published in the Journal of the American Heart Association, structural or functional abnormalities in the hearts left atrium, with or without symptoms, can increase a persons risk of developing dementia later in life by 35%. In the study, the research team aimed to determine the relationship between atrial cardiopathy and dementia, and if so, whether it is independent of ...more

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 NEWS AND UPDATES
CNS Update: Escitalopram and PMRT: Effective for the treatment of hot flashes in patients with breast cancer
CNS Update: Escitalopram and PMRT: Effective for the treatment of hot flashes in patients with breast cancer
eMediNexus, 14 August 2022
#Neurology
Despite various available treatments, there is still a lack of tolerable or effective treatment for hot flashes in all patients with breast cancer.A recent stud ...more
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DiabetesIndia 2022: Are We Missing Evidence-based Practice in Diabetes?
DiabetesIndia 2022: Are We Missing Evidence-based Practice in Diabetes?
Dr Benny Negalur, Maharashtra, 14 August 2022
#Allergy and Immunology
If we all agree on best practices based on data and research – we can reduce unnecessary care, save money and push people into pathways to yield better re ...more
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CNS Update: Effectiveness of Pregabalin and Antioxidants Combination in Reducing Pain in CP
CNS Update: Effectiveness of Pregabalin and Antioxidants Combination in Reducing Pain in CP
eMediNexus, 13 August 2022
#Neurology
Managing pain in chronic pancreatitis (CP) patients is challenging. Yet, Antioxidants with pregabalin combination therapy have shown benefits.A recent study det ...more
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DiabetesIndia 2022: Overcoming Barriers to Improve Outcomes in Uninsured Patients with Diabetes
DiabetesIndia 2022: Overcoming Barriers to Improve Outcomes in Uninsured Patients with Diabetes
Dr Otis W Kirksey, USA, 13 August 2022
#Multispeciality
Neighbourhood Medical Centre (NMC) is a federally qualified Health Centre that provides services including primary care, chronic disease management, mental heal ...more
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 JOURNAL UPDATES
Prevalence and Cutaneous Comorbidity of Acne Vulgaris in the Working Population
Prevalence and Cutaneous Comorbidity of Acne Vulgaris in the Working Population
eMediNexus, 12 August 2022
#Dermatology
Acne vulgaris (AV) may persist into adulthood. The goal of a study was to characterize the epidemiology and comorbidity of AV in working adults in Germany.This ...more
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Dermatologic Infections in Cancer Patients Treated with Checkpoint Inhibitors
Dermatologic Infections in Cancer Patients Treated with Checkpoint Inhibitors
eMediNexus, 12 August 2022
#Dermatology
The purpose of a recent study was to identify the incidence of dermatologic infections in patients who received checkpoint inhibitors (CPIs).This was a retrospe ...more
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Red Light Photodynamic Therapy with BF-200 ALA Shows Superior Efficacy in Treating Actinic Keratosis
Red Light Photodynamic Therapy with BF-200 ALA Shows Superior Efficacy in Treating Actinic Keratosis
eMediNexus, 12 August 2022
#Dermatology
A study published in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology aimed to determine the efficacy and safety of BF-200 ALA versus vehicle in the treatment ...more
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An Overview of Soft Tissue Fillers for Cosmetic Dermatology
An Overview of Soft Tissue Fillers for Cosmetic Dermatology
eMediNexus, 12 August 2022
#Dermatology
Correction of age-related soft tissue defects currently employs hyaluronic acid (HA)-based injectable fillers as a noninvasive cosmetic procedural option.A rece ...more
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 MOLECULE UPDATES
L-ornithine L-aspartate in acute treatment of severe hepatic encephalopathy: A double-blind randomized controlled trial
L-ornithine L-aspartate in acute treatment of severe hepatic encephalopathy: A double-blind randomized controlled trial
eMediNexus, 09 August 2022
#Gastroenterology
L-ornithine L-aspartate (LOLA) is a combination of natural amino acids, and recent systematic reviews have acclaimed the positive impact of LOLA on the cognitiv ...more
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A predetermined analysis from the DAPA-CKD trial examines dapagliflozin's effects on serious adverse renal
A predetermined analysis from the DAPA-CKD trial examines dapagliflozin's effects on serious adverse renal
eMediNexus, 30 July 2022
#Cardiology
A predetermined analysis from the DAPA-CKD trial examines dapagliflozin′s effects on serious adverse renal and cardiovascular events in participants with ...more
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A 52-week randomized controlled trial of ipragliflozin or sitagliptin in type 2 diabetes combined with metformin: The N-ISM study
A 52-week randomized controlled trial of ipragliflozin or sitagliptin in type 2 diabetes combined with metformin: The N-ISM study
eMediNexus, 29 July 2022
#Diabetes and Endocrinology
A recent study compared the long‐term efficacy of sodium‐glucose co‐transporter‐2 inhibitors (SGLT-2is) and dipeptidyl peptidase‐4 inhibitors (DPP-4is ...more
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Exercise under heat stress: thermoregulation, hydration, performance implications, and mitigation strategies
Exercise under heat stress: thermoregulation, hydration, performance implications, and mitigation strategies
eMediNexus, 07 July 2022
#Pediatrics #Internal Medicine #Hospital Medicine
A rise in body core temperature and loss of body water through sweating are natural consequences of prolonged exercise in the heat.Despite the ability of humans ...more
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 INTERESTING CASES
Human Papillomavirus within Psoriasis Plaques in a Patient with Psoriasis
Human Papillomavirus within Psoriasis Plaques in a Patient with Psoriasis
, 12 August 2022
#Dermatology
Infection with human papillomavirus (HPV) may cause widespread erythematous squamous plaques. Psoriasis and HPV are likely to be related pathophysiologically.A ...more
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Pseudomembranous Colitis: Do we need a Screening?
Pseudomembranous Colitis: Do we need a Screening?
Ashish Gautam, Prabhat Agrawal, Abhishek Raj, Ashwini K Nigam, Subhash chandra, Manish K Bansal, 09 August 2022
#Gastroenterology
AbstractIn the last few decades, increasing use of antibiotics has dramatically increased the incidence of antibiotic-associated diarrhea. An unopposed hom ...more
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Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria during Pregnancy
Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria during Pregnancy
, 05 August 2022
#Dermatology
A 36-year-old woman had recurrent generalized wheals that occurred without known triggers. She reported that each time her wheals lasted a couple of hours and c ...more
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Adolescent Acne: Multifactorial Considerations to Optimizing Management
Adolescent Acne: Multifactorial Considerations to Optimizing Management
, 29 July 2022
#Dermatology
A case report describes SR, a 16-year-old high school student, who reported bothersome facial acne for the past 3 years. She described facial breakouts initiate ...more
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 QUIZZES

Quizzes
eMediNexus, 09 August 2022
#Dermatology
A 25 - year old presents with recurrent episodes of flexural eczema, contact urticaria, recurrent skin infections and severe abdominal cramps and diarrhea upon taking sea foods. He is suffering from: ...MORE
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eMediNexus, 09 August 2022
#Gastroenterology
The function of the gastrointestinal tract can be classified in several ways. Which of the following functions is most important for survival immediately after a meal? ...MORE
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eMediNexus, 04 August 2022
#Dermatology
Contact dermatitis is a type of Hypersensitivity: ...MORE
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eMediNexus, 26 July 2022
#Dermatology
The test likely to help in diagnosis of a patient who presents with an itchy annular plaque on the face is: ...MORE
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