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 EDITORIAL
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Editorial
Gender-based characterization of Takotsubo syndrome
Professor (Dr) Ashok Kumar Das, Consultant Physician and Endocrinologist, Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences, Pondicherry, 28 May 2022
#Multispeciality

Takotsubo syndrome, or stress cardiomyopathy, also commonly referred to as the broken heart syndrome, is an acute heart disease. Clinically, its presentation appears similar to that of acute coronary syndrome with severe left ventricular dysfunction. However, the coronary angiogram is usually normal in patients with Takotsubo syndrome. The transient LV dysfunction is substantial extendin ...more

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 CLINICAL NEWS
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Clinical News
Tension Offloading Improves Cutaneous Scar Formation in Achilles Tendon Repair
eMediNexus, 27 May 2022
#Dermatology

Achilles tendon repair may have consequences like hypertrophic scar and nonhealing wounds due to unsatisfactory vascularity at the incisional spot or much mechanical stress/strain at the incision during the healing process. The embrace® scar therapy dressing comes as a tension offloading device for incisional scars, whose impact on Achilles scar formation was evaluated by a study. A ...more

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 NEWS AND UPDATES
CNS Update: Effects of dose titration on adherence and treatment duration of pregabalin among patients with neuropathic pain: A MarketScan database study
CNS Update: Effects of dose titration on adherence and treatment duration of pregabalin among patients with neuropathic pain: A MarketScan database study
eMediNexuS, 28 May 2022
#Neurology
A study examined the dose titration of pregabalin and the impact on treatment adherence and duration in patients with neuropathic pain (NeP).The study utilized ...more
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CNS Update: Effectiveness of Pregabalin Treatment for Neuropathic Pain in Patients with Spine Diseases: A Pooled Analysis of Two Multicenter Observational Studies
CNS Update: Effectiveness of Pregabalin Treatment for Neuropathic Pain in Patients with Spine Diseases: A Pooled Analysis of Two Multicenter Observational Studies
eMediNexuS, 27 May 2022
#Multispeciality #Neurology
Neuropathic pain (NeP) is common among patients with chronic pain associated with spine diseases. A study aimed to evaluate the therapeutic potential of pr ...more
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CNS Update: Expert review and recommendations for the management of acute, chronic, and neuropathic pain in Qatar
CNS Update: Expert review and recommendations for the management of acute, chronic, and neuropathic pain in Qatar
eMediNexus, 27 May 2022
#Multispeciality #Neurology
The objective of a study was to standardize evidence-based local recommendations for pharmacological pain management in Qatar.The study entailed a literature se ...more
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NMC: Doctors to Declare Earnings from Pharma in Affidavit
NMC: Doctors to Declare Earnings from Pharma in Affidavit
Meghna A Singhania, 27 May 2022
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In a major crackdown on the doctor-pharma nexus, the National Medical Commission issued professional conduct regulations 2022, prohibiting doctors and their fam ...more
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 JOURNAL UPDATES
CO2 Laser Resurfacing for Burn and Traumatic Scars of the Hand and Upper Extremity
CO2 Laser Resurfacing for Burn and Traumatic Scars of the Hand and Upper Extremity
eMediNexus, 27 May 2022
#Dermatology
Scar formation is often seen in the proliferative phase of wound healing because of collagen remodeling to adequately approximate normal skin. Ineffective redis ...more
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The Role of Altered Fatty Acid in Pathological Scars and Their Dermal Fibroblasts
The Role of Altered Fatty Acid in Pathological Scars and Their Dermal Fibroblasts
eMediNexus, 27 May 2022
#Dermatology
There remain controversies regarding the pathological mechanism for scar formation. Fatty acids (FAs) are often studied for their role in the formation of patho ...more
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Effective Intense Pulsed Light Protocol in the Treatment of Moderate-to-Severe Acne Vulgaris of the Chest and Back
Effective Intense Pulsed Light Protocol in the Treatment of Moderate-to-Severe Acne Vulgaris of the Chest and Back
eMediNexus, 27 May 2022
#Dermatology
Acne is a chronic inflammatory disease occurring in the pilosebaceous units. It particularly affects the face of young adults, but the chest and back can also b ...more
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Higher Aging Satisfaction Improves Subsequent Health Outcomes
Higher Aging Satisfaction Improves Subsequent Health Outcomes
eMediNexus, 20 May 2022
#Dermatology
A study recently published in JAMA Network Open describes that adults with higher aging satisfaction have a greater possibility of improved health and well-bein ...more
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 MOLECULE UPDATES
How effective is Standard GERD Medical Therapy for Treating Cough in these Patients?
How effective is Standard GERD Medical Therapy for Treating Cough in these Patients?
eMediNexus, 20 May 2022
#Pulmonary Medicine #Infectious Diseases
Previous studies of standard GERD therapy (PPIs) for patients with chronic cough were mostly based on small observational trials. Some of these studies disclose ...more
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LOLA reduces hospitalization duration in patients with hepatic encephalopathy
LOLA reduces hospitalization duration in patients with hepatic encephalopathy
eMediNexus, 17 May 2022
#Gastroenterology
Researchers from Mexico compared the effects of L-ornithine L-aspartate (LOLA) and lactulose in reducing duration of hospitalisation and improving hepatic encep ...more
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SGLT2i and GLP-1RA in Cardiometabolic and Renal Diseases
SGLT2i and GLP-1RA in Cardiometabolic and Renal Diseases
eMediNexus, 14 May 2022
#Cardiology
Sodium-glucose cotransporter-2 inhibitors (SGLT2i) improve cardiovascular outcomes in patients with T2D patients. A recent study published in Heart Failure ...more
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ADD DAPA trial: a study in patients with refractory heart failure with reduced ejection fraction
ADD DAPA trial: a study in patients with refractory heart failure with reduced ejection fraction
eMediNexus, 30 April 2022
#Cardiology
Most HFrEF patients respond and show appropriate recovery when provided with correct medical treatment, however, some patients do not respond to the treatment o ...more
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 INTERESTING CASES
Lupus Vulgaris in a Young Girl
Lupus Vulgaris in a Young Girl
, 27 May 2022
#Dermatology
A report describes a case of a 17-year-old girl with asymptomatic, slowly progressing lesions with a bilateral presentation on the submandibular areas, neck, an ...more
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Oral Lichen Nitidus Case Report
Oral Lichen Nitidus Case Report
, 20 May 2022
#Dermatology
A report describes a case of a 64-year-old female, who complained of raised areas on the roof of her mouth for 5years. She gave a history of a single episode of ...more
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An Interesting Case of Autoimmune Liver Disease
An Interesting Case of Autoimmune Liver Disease
, 17 May 2022
#Gastroenterology
IntroductionAutoimmune Liver Diseases (AILD) are spectrum of autoimmune disease primarily involving the liver although other systems may also be involved. It ma ...more
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A Case Report on Differences between Keloid and Hypertrophic Scars
A Case Report on Differences between Keloid and Hypertrophic Scars
, 13 May 2022
#Dermatology
A 26‑year‑old female  presented with a swelling on her right ear lobe for 3 years. She gave a history of the ear-piercing when she was 3 years old, whi ...more
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 QUIZZES

Quizzes
eMediNexus, 25 May 2022
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Kaposis varicelliform are seen in: ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 19 May 2022
#Dermatology
A 25 - year old presents with recurrent episodes of flexural eczema, contact urticaria, recurrent skin infections and severe abdominal cramps and diarrhea upon taking sea foods. He is suffering from: ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 13 May 2022
#Cardiology
Which of the following statements are False? ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 12 May 2022
#Dermatology
Bulkeley membrane is seen in: ...MORE
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 MEDICO LEGAL CORNER

                Implied Consent
Implied Consent
eMediNexus, 27 May 2022
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                Importance of Consent
Importance of Consent
eMediNexus, 26 May 2022
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                CONSENT
CONSENT
eMediNexus, 25 May 2022
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                Good Medical Practice
Good Medical Practice
eMediNexus, 24 May 2022
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 LAUGH A LITTLE

                Jealousy
Jealousy
eMediNexus, 15 June 2021
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                Tell him I cant see him
Tell him I cant see him
eMediNexus, 14 June 2021
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                Seen on a famous beauty parlor in Bombay
Seen on a famous beauty parlor in Bombay
eMediNexus, 13 June 2021
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                Funny definitions
Funny definitions
eMediNexus, 12 June 2021
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 LIGHTER READS

                ESpiritual: Why do We Burn Camphor in Any Pooja?
ESpiritual: Why do We Burn Camphor in Any Pooja?
eMediNexus, 15 June 2021
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                Inspirational: Hitting Unseen Target
Inspirational: Hitting Unseen Target
eMediNexus, 15 June 2021
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