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Gender differences in white matter hyperintensities on MRI brain scans
Prof. V Nagarajan, Chairman & Head Neurosciences Research & Translational Task Force, ICMR, New Delhi; Chairman, IEC, Govt. Madurai Medical College; Director, VN Neuro Care Centre, Madurai , 04 July 2022
#Multispeciality #Neurology

Women have higher amounts of white matter hyperintensities (WMH) after menopause compared to premenopausal women or men of similar age, says a new study published in the journal Neurology.1To resolve the question of gender differences in distribution of white matter hyperintensities in terms of age, researchers selected 3410 individuals, who were participating in the Rhineland Study. Women compris ...more

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 CLINICAL NEWS
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A new antibody-based technique for the detection of SARS-CoV-2-specific antibodies
eMediNexus, 03 July 2022
#Pathology and Lab Medicine #Public Health #Pulmonary Medicine #Hospital Medicine

Researchers in Japan published a study in the journal Scientific Reports stating the development of a new antibody-based technique for the quick and accurate detection of SARS-CoV-2 without the need for blood samples.The researchers used the idea of sampling and testing the interstitial fluid (ISF), which is found in the epidermis and dermis layers of human skin. Though antibody levels in the ISF ...more

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 NEWS AND UPDATES
CNS Update: Left DLPFC activity is associated with plasma kynurenine levels and can predict treatment response to escitalopram in major depressive disorder
CNS Update: Left DLPFC activity is associated with plasma kynurenine levels and can predict treatment response to escitalopram in major depressive disorder
eMediNexuS, 04 July 2022
#Neurology
For selecting treatment response biomarkers that reflect the pathophysiology of depression, using an integrated set of features is crucial. A recent study deter ...more
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CNS Update: CREB1 and BDNF gene polymorphisms are associated with early treatment response to escitalopram in panic disorder
CNS Update: CREB1 and BDNF gene polymorphisms are associated with early treatment response to escitalopram in panic disorder
eMedinexus, 03 July 2022
#Neurology
Evidence indicates the roles of cAMP response element-binding protein (CREB) and brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) in alternating the response of escital ...more
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CNS Update: Effect of drug naïve Vs escitalopram on sexual function of depressed females: A cross-sectional comparative study
CNS Update: Effect of drug naïve Vs escitalopram on sexual function of depressed females: A cross-sectional comparative study
eMediNexus, 02 July 2022
#Neurology
A recent study evaluated rates and patterns of Sexual Dysfunction (SD) among drug-naïve women with mild to moderate depression contrasting those receiving ...more
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DiabetesIndia 2022: What is the role of gliptins in diabetes management?
DiabetesIndia 2022: What is the role of gliptins in diabetes management?
Dr Purvi Chawla, Mumbai, 02 July 2022
#Multispeciality #Diabetes and Endocrinology
Gliptins or DPP-IV inhibitors are highly safe and efficacious oral, inexpensive antidiabetic agents.They are one of the most preferred second-line agents when t ...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, 02 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, 02 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, 02 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, 02 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, 02 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.
, 02 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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 QUIZZES

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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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eMediNexus, 30 June 2022
#Dermatology
Kobners phenomenon is seen in: ...MORE
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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
Which of the following statements are False ...MORE
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