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Intrinsic capacity and risk of CKD in older type 2 diabetes patients
Dr Vikas Makkar, Dept. of Nephrology, Dayanand Medical College, Ludhiana, Punjab and; Dr Sanjay Kalra, DM (AIIMS); President-elect, SAFES, Bharti Hospital, Karnal, India, 08 August 2022
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Older patients with type 2 diabetes are at higher risk of chronic kidney disease (CKD) if they had reduced intrinsic capacity, suggests a study from Taiwan recently published as a preprint on Research Square.1 The presence of obesity, sarcopenic obesity in particular, further enhanced this risk.A total of 2482 patients, mean age 72 years, who had been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes between 20 ...more

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 CLINICAL NEWS
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SSKMs Institute of Psychiatry Kolkata receives 10-15 referred mental health cases from the armed forces a month
eMediNexus, 08 August 2022
#Neurology #Pediatrics

According to statistics from SSKMs Institute of Psychiatry - Center of Excellence (IOP), the center receives at least 10-15 referrals for mental health issues from the armed forces each month. These cases included persons from the Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB), Border Security Force (BSF), Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), and Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), all of which are central armed ...more

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 NEWS AND UPDATES
CNS Update: A single dose of pre-operative pregabalin reduces post-operative opioid use after OLT
CNS Update: A single dose of pre-operative pregabalin reduces post-operative opioid use after OLT
eMediNexus, 08 August 2022
#Neurology
Multimodal pain management strategies, including pregabalin (PGB), are effective in reducing pain and opioid use after many types of surgeries. A single-center, ...more
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Yamunanagar: Medical Store Owner Detained with Banned Pills
Yamunanagar: Medical Store Owner Detained with Banned Pills
HT Correspondent, 08 August 2022
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On Sunday, the anti-narcotics cell arrested a medical store owner in the Saraswati Nagar area. According to the Yamuna Nagar police spokesperson, the medical st ...more
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A.2 Strain of Monkeypox was Found in the First Two Cases, Says ICMR-NIV
A.2 Strain of Monkeypox was Found in the First Two Cases, Says ICMR-NIV
PTI, 08 August 2022
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The results of the Indian Council of Medical Research-National Institute of Virology revealed that the two patients who returned from the UAE were infected with ...more
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Dialysis patients at relief as Ayushman Bharat brings in new benefits for patients with End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD)
Dialysis patients at relief as Ayushman Bharat brings in new benefits for patients with End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD)
eMediNexus, 08 August 2022
#Nephrology #Internal Medicine #Hospital Medicine
The worlds most extensive healthcare program, the transformative Ayushman Bharat (AB) program, has transformed Indian healthcare by focusing on wellness and inc ...more
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 JOURNAL UPDATES
Wrist-wearable devices were economically preferred and could help to detect less frequent Atrial fibrillation
Wrist-wearable devices were economically preferred and could help to detect less frequent Atrial fibrillation
eMediNexus, 08 August 2022
#Cardiology #Internal Medicine
A study published in the JAMA Health Forum, reported that the use of contemporary wrist-worn wearables was cost-effective, linked to a decline in the incidence ...more
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Researchers Investigate Psoriasis and Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes
Researchers Investigate Psoriasis and Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes
eMediNexus, 05 August 2022
#Dermatology
A recent study published in the JAAD International investigated the association between psoriasis and adverse pregnancy outcomes (APOs), and the differences in ...more
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Acne Scar Treatment Using High-energy Fractional Nanosecond Q-switched 1064 nm Laser
Acne Scar Treatment Using High-energy Fractional Nanosecond Q-switched 1064 nm Laser
eMediNexus, 05 August 2022
#Dermatology
The goal of the study was to evaluate the effectiveness and safety of high-energy ablative fractional nanosecond Q-switched 1064 nm laser therapy for acne scars ...more
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Novel Insights into Contact Dermatitis
Novel Insights into Contact Dermatitis
eMediNexus, 05 August 2022
#Dermatology
A recent study published in The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology reported on newly identified biomarkers that distinguish irritant and allergic patch ...more
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 MOLECULE UPDATES
A predetermined analysis from the DAPA-CKD trial examines dapagliflozin's effects on serious adverse renal
A predetermined analysis from the DAPA-CKD trial examines dapagliflozin's effects on serious adverse renal
eMediNexus, 30 July 2022
#Cardiology
A predetermined analysis from the DAPA-CKD trial examines dapagliflozin′s effects on serious adverse renal and cardiovascular events in participants with ...more
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A 52-week randomized controlled trial of ipragliflozin or sitagliptin in type 2 diabetes combined with metformin: The N-ISM study
A 52-week randomized controlled trial of ipragliflozin or sitagliptin in type 2 diabetes combined with metformin: The N-ISM study
eMediNexus, 29 July 2022
#Diabetes and Endocrinology
A recent study compared the long‐term efficacy of sodium‐glucose co‐transporter‐2 inhibitors (SGLT-2is) and dipeptidyl peptidase‐4 inhibitors (DPP-4is ...more
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Exercise under heat stress: thermoregulation, hydration, performance implications, and mitigation strategies
Exercise under heat stress: thermoregulation, hydration, performance implications, and mitigation strategies
eMediNexus, 07 July 2022
#Pediatrics #Internal Medicine #Hospital Medicine
A rise in body core temperature and loss of body water through sweating are natural consequences of prolonged exercise in the heat.Despite the ability of humans ...more
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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, 05 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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 INTERESTING CASES
Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria during Pregnancy
Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria during Pregnancy
, 05 August 2022
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A 36-year-old woman had recurrent generalized wheals that occurred without known triggers. She reported that each time her wheals lasted a couple of hours and c ...more
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Adolescent Acne: Multifactorial Considerations to Optimizing Management
Adolescent Acne: Multifactorial Considerations to Optimizing Management
, 29 July 2022
#Dermatology
A case report describes SR, a 16-year-old high school student, who reported bothersome facial acne for the past 3 years. She described facial breakouts initiate ...more
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Sitagliptin serves as an add-on therapy for reducing the glycated hemoglobin level in a geriatric patient
Sitagliptin serves as an add-on therapy for reducing the glycated hemoglobin level in a geriatric patient
eMediNexus, 29 July 2022
#Diabetes and Endocrinology
A 91-year-old Japanese woman was diagnosed with acute onset of type 1 diabetes (T1D) two years back. Before three months, her HbA1c had been 9.5%. The pati ...more
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Isolated Tender Nodules on Palms: A Case Report
Isolated Tender Nodules on Palms: A Case Report
, 22 July 2022
#Dermatology
A report describes a case of a 55-year-old female who complained of painful lesions over her palms for 3 days. Examination revealed multiple erythematous to vio ...more
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 QUIZZES

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eMediNexus, 04 August 2022
#Dermatology
Contact dermatitis is a type of Hypersensitivity: ...MORE
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eMediNexus, 26 July 2022
#Dermatology
The test likely to help in diagnosis of a patient who presents with an itchy annular plaque on the face is: ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 14 July 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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eMediNexus, 14 July 2022
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SGLT2 inhibitors __ LDL, __ HDL, and ___ triglycerides in elderly patients. ...MORE
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