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Editorial
HCFI representation for installation of AED machines and CPR training in public places converted into PIL and government given time for reply
Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 17 November 2018
#Multispeciality

 Earlier on 24.08.2018, Hon’ble Chief Justice of Delhi High Court had accepted and had converted the representation filed by Dr. KK Aggarwal, Padma Shree Awardee and National President of Heart Care Foundation of India (HCFI) into Public Interest Litigation (PIL) on the issue of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and automated external defibrillator ((hereinafter “AED” ...more

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Clinical News
Rural Jharkhand declared ODF, West Bengal commits to become ODF by December 2018
eMediNexus, 16 November 2018
#Business And Medicine #Public Health
A regional review meeting of the Eastern States was held in Kolkata, West Bengal, today. The workshop comprised discussions on sustaining Open Defecation Free (ODF) status, Solid and Liquid Waste Management (SLWM), and rural water supply. Teams from West Bengal, Jharkhand, Bihar and Odisha joined the review. Key aspects of sustainability such as geo-tagging, verification of ODF villages, conversio ...more
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 NEWS AND UPDATES

News and Updates
Make healthy choices to prevent and manage chronic diabetes
Dr KK Aggarwal, 16 November 2018
#Multispeciality
Morning MEDtalks with Dr KK Aggarwal 16th November 2018 ‘Make healthy choices’ to prevent and manage chronic diabetes, says WHO. The globa ...more
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News and Updates
ICMR unveils branding guidelines
, 16 November 2018
#Multispeciality
The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), the apex body in India for health research, has unveiled its new branding guidelines, involving script along the ...more
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News and Updates
Is AI paving the way for an improved Indian health sector?
, 16 November 2018
#Multispeciality
Taking a walk down the lanes of medical history, we realise how far we have come in terms of development in the healthcare sector. Where 4000 years ago Sushruta ...more
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News and Updates
Farmers on the frontline in battle against drug-resistant microbes
Dr KK Aggarwal, 16 November 2018
#Multispeciality
Morning MEDtalks with Dr KK Aggarwal 17th November 2018 Suicide increasing among workers and varies by occupation in the US, says a new report publish ...more
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 JOURNAL UPDATES

Journal Updates
All adults should be screened for unhealthy alcohol use, says USPSTF
eMediNexus, 16 November 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology #Public Health
The USPSTF has recommended that all adults be screened for unhealthy alcohol use in primary care settings in adults 18 years or ol ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Study shows better prognosis with metabolic surgery vis-a-vis medical
eMediNexus, 16 November 2018
#Diabetes and Endocrinology #Pharmacist
In a systematic review and meta-analysis of 19 trials, people who underwent metabolic surgery saw 66% reduced odds for all-cause m ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Combining two imaging modalities helps view the retina in great detail
eMediNexus, 16 November 2018
#Ophthalmology #Pathology and Lab Medicine #Public Health
Using two imaging modalities together - adaptive optics and angiography - can facilitate detailed visualization of live neurons, e ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Five-minute hands-only CPR kiosk training as effective as a 30-minute
eMediNexus, 16 November 2018
#Business And Medicine #Cardiology #Emergency Medicine
  People who learn hands-only CPR using a five-minute, kiosk-based program performed CPR as well as those who attended a 30-m ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Some definitions on unhealthy alcohol use
eMediNexus, 16 November 2018
#Public Health
USPSTF: “Unhealthy alcohol use” is a spectrum of behaviors, from risky drinking to alcohol use disorder (AUD ...MORE
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Journal Updates
LT4 monotherapy that normalizes serum TSH for overt, primary hypothyro
eMediNexus, 15 November 2018
#Diabetes and Endocrinology #Pathology and Lab Medicine #Pharmacist #Public Health
  A systematic review and meta-analysis of 99 studies published online August 15, 2018 in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinolo ...MORE
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 MOLECULE UPDATES

Molecule Updates
Importance of kokum butter to treat cracked and sore nipples
eMediNexus, 10 November 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
A vast majority of breastfeeding women experience nipple soreness.1 Poor breastfeeding technique, breast engor ...MORE
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Molecule Updates
Benefits of breastfeeding for mothers
eMediNexus, 10 November 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology #Pediatrics
Breast milk is regarded as the infant’s only source of nutrition for the first 6 months of life. Complem ...MORE
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Molecule Updates
Clinical Response of Rifaximin Treatment in Patients with Abdominal Bloating.
eMediNexus, 06 November 2018
#Gastroenterology #Internal Medicine
A new study published in The Korean Journal of Gastroenterology evaluated the efficacy of rifaximin in reducin ...MORE
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Molecule Updates
Pongamia oil to fight bacterial infections
eMediNexus, 02 November 2018
#Infectious Diseases #Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pongamia pinnata (L.) Pierre (Fabaceae) extract is known for its antimicrobial potential. Pongamia has been de ...MORE
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 INTERESTING CASES

Interesting Cases
Ectopic Pregnancy Presenting as True Gestational Epilepsy
SHYAMAL G, VIJAYALAKSHMI, 10 November 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
ABSTRACTEctopic pregnancy refers to implantation of fertilized egg in a location outside of uterine cavity including fallopian tube, cervix, ovary, cornual regi ...MORE
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Interesting Cases
Mutton Bone Ingestion Complicated by Terminal Ιleum Perforation
D Gopal Rao, K Suryanarayana, 06 November 2018
#Gastroenterology
Background: Enteric perforation and tubercular perforation represent the most common causes of terminal ileum perforation, but other causes, like ingestion of m ...MORE
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Interesting Cases
Intraperitoneal Bladder Injury During Tubectomy: A Conservative Approach
Shaveta Jain, Roopa Malik, Smiti Nanda, Nitin Jain, 02 November 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
Abstract: Iatrogenic bladder injury is a recognized rare complication of gynecological surgery ...MORE
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Interesting Cases
A Case Report of Pancreatic Lipomatosis
N Jeeva, S Arun Kumar, Joga Veera Balaji, Deepa James, 30 October 2018
#Gastroenterology
Abstract: Total fat replacement of the pancreas is rare. Focal fatty replacement is the most common degenerative lesion of pancreas. Focal fatty deposits have n ...MORE
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 QUIZZES

Quizzes
eMediNexus, 16 November 2018
#Pharmacist
Which of the following are true regarding anemia? ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 15 November 2018
#Dermatology
Formation of antibody against acetylcholine receptor in pemphigus can be explained by ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 14 November 2018
#Radiology
IRIS commonly occurs after how many weeks of ART initiation? ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 13 November 2018
#Gastroenterology
Which of the following are true about Campylobacter? ...MORE
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 Medico Legal Corner

What should be done if a non-pharmacist is found dispensing a drug in

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 16 November 2018
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Some patients ask for a bill for the drugs supplied by the registered

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 15 November 2018
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Are all consent given for medical treatment valid?

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 14 November 2018
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Is it obligatory for hospitals to provide copy of the case record to p

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 13 November 2018
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 Laugh a little

Gate at night

eMediNexus, 16 November 2018
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We should pray

eMediNexus, 15 November 2018
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Student who obtained 0% on an exam

eMediNexus, 14 November 2018
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Jacks Last Will and Testament

eMediNexus, 13 November 2018
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 Lighter Reads

eWellness: 3 simple ways for a restful sleep

Dr KK Aggarwal, 16 November 2018
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eSpiritual: Why dont we touch papers, books and people with our feet?

Dr KK Aggarwal, 16 November 2018
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Inspirational: The lucky starfish

eMediNexus, 16 November 2018
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eWellness: Artificial sweeteners in sweets may be harmful

Dr KK Aggarwal, 15 November 2018
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