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 EDITORIAL
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Care of diabetes during Hajj
Dr Shehla Shaikh, Consultant Endocrinologist, Saifee Hospital, Mumbai; Dr Saqib Ahmad Khan, Consultant Endocrinologist, Chandan Hospital, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh; Dr Sanjay Kalra, DM (AIIMS); President-elect, SAFES, Bharti Hospital, Karnal, India, 06 July 2022
#Multispeciality #Diabetes and Endocrinology

The annual Haj pilgrimage, a journey that lasts for five days, begins from Thursday this week. And, not just healthy adults, people with diabetes also undertake this journey, which has been described as an “arduous and physically challenging event”. Diabetics need special care to prevent the complications that may occur owing to their diabetic status. Awareness about these unique requi ...more

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 CLINICAL NEWS
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Link between Covid and Sudden Onset of Diabetes
eMediNexus, 05 July 2022
#Public Health #Pulmonary Medicine #Diabetes and Endocrinology #Hospital Medicine

After the Covid pandemic started in 2020, several studies and experts noticed the link between viral infection and diabetes. Dr. Himmat Bawaskar, who runs the Bawaskar Hospital and Clinical Research Centre in Mahad, Raigad district, has published a paper in the latest issue of the Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care about Covid-19 patients from rural areas of Maharashtra who had normal HbA ...more

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 NEWS AND UPDATES
CNS Update: The effect of combining TMS with escitalopram on neurological functioning, depression and serum inflammatory factors after a stroke
CNS Update: The effect of combining TMS with escitalopram on neurological functioning, depression and serum inflammatory factors after a stroke
eMediNexuS, 06 July 2022
#Neurology
A recent study investigated the effect of combining repeated high-frequency transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) with escitalopram for the treatment of the ...more
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CNS Update: Effectiveness of pregabalin treatment for trigger points in patients with comorbid MPS and fibromyalgia syndrome: a randomized controlled trial
CNS Update: Effectiveness of pregabalin treatment for trigger points in patients with comorbid MPS and fibromyalgia syndrome: a randomized controlled trial
eMediNexuS, 05 July 2022
#Neurology
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 DiabetesIndia 2022: 25 Years of Acarbose in India
DiabetesIndia 2022: 25 Years of Acarbose in India
Dr BM Makkar, New Delhi, 05 July 2022
#Multispeciality #Diabetes and Endocrinology
In Indian patients considering a carbohydrate-rich diet, acarbose works by inhibiting alpha-glucosidase causing a delay in intestinal absorption of carbohydrate ...more
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Concern over Increased Hospital Room GST Tariff
Concern over Increased Hospital Room GST Tariff
Shrimi Choudhary, 05 July 2022
#Multispeciality
Industry and trade chambers have voiced concern at some of last week’s decisions of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council, such as taxing hospital room ...more
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 JOURNAL UPDATES
Fortification of Breast Milk with Preterm Formula Powder vs Human Milk Fortifier in Preterm Neonates
Fortification of Breast Milk with Preterm Formula Powder vs Human Milk Fortifier in Preterm Neonates
eMediNexus, 05 July 2022
#Pediatrics
Expressed breast milk (EBM) Fortification using commercially available human milk fortifiers (HMF) can increase short-term weight and length in preterm very-low ...more
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Experimental Assessment of Carbon Dioxide Content in Inhaled Air with or without Face Masks in Healthy Children
Experimental Assessment of Carbon Dioxide Content in Inhaled Air with or without Face Masks in Healthy Children
eMediNexus, 05 July 2022
#Pediatrics
COVID-19 pandemic has compelled many countries to mandate covering nose and mouth or using face masks for schoolchildren, however, there is weak evidence regard ...more
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Intranasal Oxytocin in Children and Adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Intranasal Oxytocin in Children and Adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorder
eMediNexus, 05 July 2022
#Pediatrics
Experimental studies and small clinical trials suggest the role of intranasal oxytocin in reducing social impairment in persons with an autism spectrum disorder ...more
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Skin microbiome of atopic dermatitis
Skin microbiome of atopic dermatitis
eMediNexus, 05 July 2022
#Pediatrics
The skin microbiome is proved to be essentially involved in the pathogenesis of atopic dermatitis (AD). In AD patients the skin shows microbial dysbiosis, with ...more
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 MOLECULE UPDATES
Role of Oral Fluid, Electrolytes and Energy in various pediatric illnesses beyond Diarrhea: An Indian Expert Panel Consensus Recommendation
Role of Oral Fluid, Electrolytes and Energy in various pediatric illnesses beyond Diarrhea: An Indian Expert Panel Consensus Recommendation
eMediNexus, 05 July 2022
#Pediatrics
Dehydration in non-diarrheal illnesses is usually overlooked. No consensus treatment recommendations for the management of dehydration in non-diarrheal illnesse ...more
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Dapagliflozin and Kidney Outcomes in Hospitalized Patients with COVID-19 Infection
Dapagliflozin and Kidney Outcomes in Hospitalized Patients with COVID-19 Infection
eMediNexus, 30 June 2022
#Cardiology
The purpose of a recent study was to ascertain the efficacy and safety of dapagliflozin on kidney outcomes in all patients who are taking this drug, as well as ...more
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Comparison of a low dose polyethylene glycol electrolyte solution with lactulose for treatment of chronic constipation
Comparison of a low dose polyethylene glycol electrolyte solution with lactulose for treatment of chronic constipation
eMediNexus, 30 June 2022
#Gastroenterology
Polyethylene glycol (PEG) 3350 is a non-absorbable, nonmetabolized osmotic agent used in lavage solutions for gut cleansing. A total of 115 patients of 70:30 ge ...more
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Efficacy and Safety of Dapagliflozin in Type 2 Diabetes
Efficacy and Safety of Dapagliflozin in Type 2 Diabetes
eMediNexus, 15 June 2022
#Cardiology
The goal of a recent study published in Circulation was to analyze the efficacy and safety of dapagliflozin – stratified to the baseline systolic blood pr ...more
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 INTERESTING CASES
Hypovolemic Shock in a Child: A Pediatric Simulation Case.
Hypovolemic Shock in a Child: A Pediatric Simulation Case.
, 05 July 2022
#Pediatrics
Volume depletion is commonly reported in pediatrics. Interns must identify critical illnesses like hypovolemic shock, acquire access, and handle complications. ...more
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Subungual Melanoma
Subungual Melanoma
, 01 July 2022
#Dermatology
A report describes a case of a 51-year-old male who complained of a gradually progressive blackish discoloration of the left thumbnail for 10 months. Associated ...more
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Femoral hernia containing an inflamed appendix - A case report
Femoral hernia containing an inflamed appendix - A case report
, 30 June 2022
#Gastroenterology
AbstractAppendix within a femoral hernia is a rare and often an incidental finding at surgery; and finding appendicitis in a femoral hernia is even rarer. We ar ...more
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Lichenoid Keratosis
Lichenoid Keratosis
, 24 June 2022
#Dermatology
A report describes a case of a 78-year-old man with skin type 2 who presented with a single asymptomatic, persistent, raised lesion on the right side of the che ...more
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eMediNexus, 01 July 2022
#Pediatrics
Symptomatic Neonatal CNS involvement is most commonly seen in which group of congenital intrauterine infections ...MORE
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#Dermatology
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eMediNexus, 29 June 2022
#Gastroenterology
Which statement about dietary fiber is most correct? ...MORE
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eMediNexus, 27 June 2022
#Cardiology
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