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Editorial
Addressing social determinants of community health: Johns Hopkins evacuates due to possible TB exposure
Dr KK Aggarwal, 16 July 2018
#Multispeciality

Healthcare is generally assumed as the factor that most affects health of the people. But, it is now becoming evident that more than the medical or clinical factors, it is the social factors that determine the health outcomes. These health-related social factors are the social determinants of health and include the socioeconomic conditions that affect health of a person.These social determinants o ...more

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Clinical News
Portugal on fast track to achieve HIV targets ahead of 2020 deadline
eMediNexus, 15 July 2018
#Multispeciality
The Portuguese Minister of Health has announced that Portugal has achieved 2 of the 3 90–90–90 HIV targets set by UNAIDS for 2020. Portuguese Minister of Health Dr Adalberto Campos Fernandes announced on 5 July 2018 that Portugal has achieved 2 of the 3 HIV targets set by the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), known as the 90–90–90 targets. This puts the c ...more
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 NEWS AND UPDATES

News and Updates
Watching a soccer or a cricket final can precipitate heart attack
Dr KK Aggarwal, 15 July 2018
#Multispeciality
Morning MEDtalks with Dr K K Aggarwal 16th July 2018DELHI HIGH COURT: NEED TO HAVE FIXED WORKING HOURS FOR DOCTORS & STANDARD FOR DOCTOR-PATIENT RATIO IN HO ...more
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News and Updates
Tapeworm in the spine
Dr KK Aggarwal, 14 July 2018
#Multispeciality
Morning MEDtalks with Dr K K Aggarwal 14th July 2018Kind attention DCGI: Drugs shortage in the countrySEPTRAN: Sulfamethoxazole,TrimethoprimDispirinPenicillin L ...more
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News and Updates
Electric cars safe for pacemaker patients
Dr KK Aggarwal, 14 July 2018
#Multispeciality
Electric cars safe for pacemaker patientsMorning MEDtalks with Dr K K Aggarwal 15th July 2018 The current study by Lennerz and colleagues published online ...more
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News and Updates
And now a Sonic War
Dr KK Aggarwal, 13 July 2018
#Multispeciality
And now a Sonic War Morning MEDtalks with Dr K K Aggarwal 13th July 2018Hon’ble Supreme Court Directs Private Hospital Of Delhi To Provide Free Treatment ...more
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 JOURNAL UPDATES

Journal Updates
Down syndrome patients may have corneal features similar to keratoconus
eMediNexus, 15 July 2018
#Neurology #Ophthalmology
In a multicenter observational study published online June 21, 2018 in JAMA Ophthalmology, around 71% of patients with Down syndrome showed characteristics comp ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Enzalutamide FDA-approved for nonmetastatic prostate cancer
eMediNExus, 15 July 2018
#Oncology
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved enzalutamide for the treatment of men with castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC). ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Hemodynamic valve deterioration of surgically implanted aortic valve increases mortality risk
eMediNexus, 15 July 2018
#Cardiology #General Surgery #Internal Medicine
Hemodynamic valve deterioration (HVD) of surgically implanted aortic bioprostheses on Doppler echocardiography is independently associated with a marked increas ...MORE
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Journal Updates
FDA warns of imposters sending consumers fake warning letters
eMediNexus, 15 July 2018
#Pathology and Lab Medicine #Pharmacist
The US Food and Drug Administration is warning consumers about criminals forging FDA warning letters to target individuals who tried to purchase medicines onlin ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Early introduction of solids improves sleep quality in infants
eMediNExus, 15 July 2018
#Neurology #Pediatrics #Psychiatry
A secondary analysis of the Enquiring About Tolerance study shows that the early introduction of solids into the diet at five months was associated with longer ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Higher BMI associated with reduced risk of breast cancer in younger women
eMediNexus, 14 July 2018
#Hematology #Obstetrics and Gynecology #Oncology
Findings of the Premenopausal Breast Cancer Collaborative Group show that higher body mass index (BMI), especially in early adulthood reduces risk for premenopa ...MORE
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 MOLECULE UPDATES

Molecule Updates
Antibacterial property of Pongamia oil
eMediNexus, 14 July 2018
#Infectious Diseases #Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pongamia pinnata (L.) Pierre (Fabaceae) is a tree found throughout India. Different parts of this plant have been used for various ailments, including various i ...MORE
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Molecule Updates
Significance of paraben-free skin care products
eMediNexus, 14 July 2018
#Allergy and Immunology #Dermatology #Obstetrics and Gynecology
Certain ingredients used in dermatological formulations are known to result in skin irritation and allergy. For instance, preservatives have often been reported ...MORE
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Molecule Updates
Analysis of drug sensitivity of Staphylococcus aureus in patients with chronic sinusitis.
eMediNexus, 12 July 2018
#ENT #Infectious Diseases #Pathology and Lab Medicine
A new study published in the Journal of Clinical Otorhinolaryngology, Head, and Neck Surgery investigated the prevalence and drug sensitivity among patients wit ...MORE
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Molecule Updates
Injectable Degradable PVA Microgels for Controlled Osteogenic Differentiation of Mesenchymal Stem Cells.
eMediNexus, 11 July 2018
#Neurology #Transplantation
  A new article published in Acta Biomaterialia reported on the development of injectable degradable poly(vinyl alcohol) (PVA) microgels loaded with bone m ...MORE
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 INTERESTING CASES

Interesting Cases
A Rare Case of Cor Triloculare Biventriculare Detected in a Postpartum Female
Parneet Kaur, Khushpreet Kaur, Rama Garg, Isha Gupta, 14 July 2018
#Cardiology #Obstetrics and Gynecology
Abstract: Maternal heart disease complicates at least 1% of pregnancies and is one of the most important cause of maternal death. This is a case report of postp ...MORE
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Interesting Cases
Interesting Case of Fibrolipoma
eMediNexus, 13 July 2018
#ENT
A 41-year-old Asian woman visited an ENT clinic complaining of a slowly progressive swelling of the left subclavicular region since the past 10 years. She also ...MORE
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Interesting Cases
A Case of Intermittent Fever and Fatigue
eMediNexus, 11 July 2018
#Cardiology #Infectious Diseases #Transplantation
A 59-year-old man complained of intermittent fever and fatigue.He had a history of end stage heart failure from severe aortic regurgitation (AR) and cryoglobuli ...MORE
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Interesting Cases
A Case of Submandibular Turbid Collections
eMediNexus, 11 July 2018
#Cardiology #Dental Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery #Infectious Diseases
A 35-year-old man presented with a swelling of the neck. On examination, a submandibular fluctuant and tender swelling was detected which elicited differential ...MORE
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 QUIZZES

Quizzes
eMediNexus, 15 July 2018
#Oncology
Strong correlation with colorectal cancer is seen in: ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 14 July 2018
#Neurology
All are the cardinal clinical features of Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) except: ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 13 July 2018
#Nephrology
Because of difficulties with hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis is initiated to treat a female clients uremia. Which finding signals a significant problem during this procedure? ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 12 July 2018
#Gastroenterology
Included in the plan of care for the immediate post-gastroscopy period will be: ...MORE
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 Medico Legal Corner

Choosing the best option in the judgment of the doctor is not medical negligence

Dr KK Aggarwal and Ms Irs Gupta, 15 July 2018
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Should difference of opinion after consultation be conveyed to the patient?

Dr KK Aggarwal and Ms Ira Gupta, 14 July 2018
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Legal Quote

Dr KK Aggarwal and Ms Ira Gupta, 13 July 2018
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Jacob Mathew vs State of Punjab and Anr: 5th day of August 2005: 334/2005/SCI/ 144-145 of 2004

Dr KK Aggarwal and Ms Ira Gupta, 12 July 2018
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 Laugh a little

Jogging Shoes

eMediNexus, 15 July 2018
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The captain

eMediNexus, 14 July 2018
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First day at School

eMediNexus, 13 July 2018
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Funny meanings

eMediNexus, 12 July 2018
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 Lighter Reads

Inspirational Story: A Message by a Woman

eMediNexus, 15 July 2018
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eSpiritual: Negative thoughts are absence of positive thoughts

Dr KK Aggarwal, 15 July 2018
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eWellness: Guidelines about Eating

eMediNexus, 15 July 2018
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eWellness: Some tips to cope with high pollution levels

Dr KK Aggarwal, 14 July 2018
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