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Editorial
Can a person with the visual impairment become a doctor?
Dr KK Aggarwal & Ms Ira Gupta, 19 June 2018
#Multispeciality

Hon’ble Vacation Bench comprising of Justice UU Lalit and Justice Deepak Gupta wondered whether it would be feasible to allow a person with the visual impairment to become a doctor and treat the patients.Bench issued the notices to Centre and Gujarat Government on a plea filed by a student suffering from ‘low vision’, who has cleared NEET 2018 undergraduate examination, seeking a ...more

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Clinical News
Prevention is key to breaking the cycle of HIV transmission, says UN Chief
eMediNexus, 18 June 2018
#HIV AIDS #Infectious Diseases #Multispeciality #Obstetrics and Gynecology #Public Health
This year’s United Nations annual debate over how best to battle HIV and AIDS heard that while progress had been made, it remains “uneven and fragile” with many hurdles still to come.“The world is making good progress towards ending the AIDS epidemic by 2030,” United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres told the General Assembly, citing the need for more ...more
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 NEWS AND UPDATES

News and Updates
Morning Medtalks with Dr KK Aggarwal 18th June 2018
Dr KK Aggarwal, 18 June 2018
#Multispeciality
Flu VaccineThe quadrivalent flu vaccine have two A virus strains — H1N1 and H3N2 — and two B virus strains — Victoria and Yamagata. Sanofi Pas ...more
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News and Updates
NHPS package rates too low: IMA
Prabha Raghavan, 18 June 2018
#Multispeciality
Even as India prepares to roll out what is described as the “largest” health protection scheme in the world, a lobby group of over 200,000 doctors h ...more
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News and Updates
Doctor cries murder plot
Piyush Srivastava, 18 June 2018
#Multispeciality
Lucknow: A suspended doctor who alleges being made a scapegoat over a spate of baby deaths in a Gorakhpur hospital has accused a BJP parliamentarian of trying t ...more
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News and Updates
Morning Medtalks with Dr KK Aggarwal
Dr KK Aggarwal, 18 June 2018
#Multispeciality
Morning MEDtalks with Dr KK Aggarwal 19th June 2018Mistakes occur around the globeDozens of patients have suffered harm because of major medical blunders by the ...more
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 JOURNAL UPDATES

Journal Updates
Vaginal microbiome in early pregnancy and risk of spontaneous preterm birth
eMediNexus, 18 June 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology #Pediatrics
A study published in BJOG investigated the differences in vaginal microbiome between preterm and term deliveries. Ninety-four cases with spontaneous preterm bir ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Effect of reflexology on beta-endorphin, cortisol and pregnancy related stress
eMediNexus, 18 June 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
Reflexology is used for various pregnancy-related complaints. A three-armed, pilot randomized controlled trial assessed the changes in physiological and biochem ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Vitamin D deficiency and depressive symptoms in the perinatal period
eMediNexus, 18 June 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
A study published recently in Archives of Womens Mental Health explored the relationship between maternal and cord blood 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25OHD) and materna ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Thymol, eugenol and lactobacilli for bacterial vaginosis and vulvovaginal candidiasis
eMediNexus, 18 June 2018
#Infectious Diseases #Obstetrics and Gynecology #Urology
A recent non-interventional, observational, multicentre, open-label study evaluated the effectiveness of a vaginal gel containing extracts of Thymus vulgaris an ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Detection of urinary Chlamydia trachomatis, Mycoplasma genitalium and human papilloma virus in the first trimester by PCR method
eMediNexus, 18 June 2018
#Infectious Diseases #Neurology #Obstetrics and Gynecology
Several bacterial and viral infections may cause miscarriage and preterm delivery. Mycoplasma genitalium and Chlamydia trachomatis are the leading bacterial cau ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Daytime exposure to noise at work place affects night time sleep quality
eMediNexus, 18 June 2018
#Cardiology #Diabetes and Endocrinology #Neurology #Pathology and Lab Medicine #Public Health
Exposure to higher daytime noise levels in the workplace increases blood pressure and the levels of stress-hormone cortisol after work. The sleep quality was al ...MORE
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 MOLECULE UPDATES

Molecule Updates
Yashad bhasma - A potential agent for treating pruritic rashes during pregnancy
eMediNexus, 18 June 2018
#Dermatology #Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pruritic skin conditions are common during pregnancy. Skin conditions specific to pregnancy include pruritic urticarial papules and plaques of pregnancy (PUPPP) ...MORE
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Molecule Updates
Cocoa butter to treat dry skin
eMediNexus, 18 June 2018
#Dermatology #Obstetrics and Gynecology
Eczema is the commonest dermatosis in pregnancy. About 20-40% of patients seem to have a pre-existing history of eczema while the remaining develop symptoms for ...MORE
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Molecule Updates
Polymorphic eruption of pregnancy
eMediNexus, 08 June 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
Polymorphic eruption of pregnancy is a benign, self-limiting, pruritic inflammatory disorder of pregnancy. The condition is also known as pruritic urticarial pa ...MORE
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Molecule Updates
Therapeutic massage during postpartum period
eMediNexus, 08 June 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology #Pediatrics
Women are known to benefit from postpartum massage. The benefits include hormone regulation, reduction in swelling, improved sleep and improved breastfeeding.1 ...MORE
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 INTERESTING CASES

Interesting Cases
Lower Segment Large Fibroid In A Unicornuate Uterus With 34 Weeks Pregnancy
Singh Urvashi, Panchpal Shivangi, 18 June 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
Case reportA 24 year old infertility treated primigravida with 34 weeks pregnancy was seen on 2nd of June 2011 with complain of leaking per vaginum for 12 hours ...MORE
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Interesting Cases
Fetal head showing at vagina and anus simultaneously with an intact perineum: a rare presentation of obstructed labour.
, 08 June 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
Abstract: In a parturient woman, tears of vagina, urethra and rectum along with an intact perineum is rare. A 20 years old woman presented with an obstructed la ...MORE
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Interesting Cases
Intraperitoneal bladder injury during tubectomy- A conservative approach
Shaveta Jain, Roopa Malik, Smiti Nanda, Nitin Jain, 02 June 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
Abstract: Iatrogenic bladder injury is a recognized rare complication of gynecological surgery and may result in significant morbidity when associated with int ...MORE
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Interesting Cases
Freeman-Sheldon Syndrome with Pulmonary Hypoplasia: A Rare Case Report
SOURAJIT ROUTRAY, SAMARENDRA MAHAPATRO, NIJWM MAHILARY, 31 May 2018
#Allergy and Immunology #Infectious Diseases #Obstetrics and Gynecology
The Freeman-Sheldon syndrome is a rare congenital dysplasia characterized by facial and skeletal abnormalities. ...MORE
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 QUIZZES

Quizzes
eMediNexus, 18 June 2018
#Infectious Diseases
All of the following conditions may predispose to pulmonary embolism except: ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 17 June 2018
#Pathology and Lab Medicine
The blood vessel related to the paraduodenal fossa is: ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 16 June 2018
#Pharmacist
Halfway through the administration of blood, the female patient complains of lumbar pain. After stopping the infusion, the nurse should: ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 15 June 2018
#Gastroenterology
The substances present in the gall bladder stones or the kidney stones can be best identified by the following technique: ...MORE
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 Medico Legal Corner

Legal Quote

Dr KK Aggarwal and Ms Ira Gupta, 18 June 2018
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What happens if the state medical council does not decide the complaint in six months?

Dr KK Aggarwal and Ms Ira Gupta, 17 June 2018
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Can the councils direct to attend CMEs as a form of punishment?

Dr KK Aggarwal and Ms Ira Gupta, 16 June 2018
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Can the MCI dispose of a complaint if the complainant withdraws the complaint?

Dr KK Aggarwal and Ms Ira Gupta, 15 June 2018
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 Laugh a little

A Following Person

eMediNexus, 18 June 2018
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Stop Following Me

eMediNexus, 17 June 2018
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Nobel Prize

eMediNexus, 16 June 2018
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Jealousy

eMediNexus, 15 June 2018
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 Lighter Reads

eWellness: Warning signs of worsening heart failure

Dr KK Aggarwal, 18 June 2018
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eSpiritual: Allopathic Medical Vrat

Dr KK Aggarwal, 18 June 2018
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Inspirational: Did you know?

eMediNexus, 18 June 2018
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Inspirational: Let go of your Stresses

eMediNexus, 17 June 2018
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