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Medical Guidelines Vs Regulation: Cracking Down
Dr KK Aggarwal, 23 October 2019
#Multispeciality

With the ICMR pulling up clinics allowing geriatric pregnancies using ART, doctors need to question their own role towards patients in the absence of a law in this regardAll medical marvels may not be legal. A case in point is that of 74-year-old Erramatti Mangayamma who delivered twins on September 5 using Assisted Reproductive Technique (ART). Now the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) ha ...more

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 CLINICAL NEWS
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Clinical News
Prevention of antimicrobial resistance
Dr KK Aggarwal, 24 October 2019
#Multispeciality
Perfect Health Mela HCFI-WHO Consensus: No blood in stools, no antibioticsFor most patients with acute watery diarrhea (unless cholera), do not routinely administer empiric antimicrobial therapy.Multiple pathogens can cause watery diarrhea.Severe volume depletion is the most important complication of acute diarrhea in adults.The clinical assessment of the adult patient with acute diarrhea should f ...more
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 NEWS AND UPDATES
Marathi actress Pooja Zunjar and newborn baby die after delivery, relatives blame due to lack ambulance
Marathi actress Pooja Zunjar and newborn baby die after delivery, relatives blame due to lack ambulance
India Today Web Desk, 23 October 2019
#Multispeciality
On Sunday, a 25-year-old Marathi actress, Pooja Zunjar, and her newborn baby died within hours of birth in Maharashtras Hingoli district due to unavailability o ...more
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Patients from UP won't get treatment in private hospitals of Uttarakhand
Patients from UP won't get treatment in private hospitals of Uttarakhand
Ishita Mishra, 23 October 2019
#Multispeciality
The private hospitals’ representatives of Uttarakhand has expressed inability to cater to patients from outside the state, especially from Uttar Pradesh. ...more
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International lead poisoning prevention week of action - 20-26 October 2019
International lead poisoning prevention week of action - 20-26 October 2019
eMediNexus, 23 October 2019
#Business And Medicine #Neurology #Pediatrics #Psychiatry #Public Health
Lead poisoning is preventable, yet the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation has estimated that in 2017 lead exposure accounted for 1.06 million deaths an ...more
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Medical Voice 23rd October 2019
Medical Voice 23rd October 2019
Dr KK Aggarwal, 23 October 2019
#Multispeciality
What can you do about flu?Get vaccinated:Anyone can benefit from influenza vaccination, but it is particularly important if you are in a high-risk group. WHO re ...more
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 JOURNAL UPDATES
Vitamins, Omega-3 Supplements May Improve Autism Symptoms
Vitamins, Omega-3 Supplements May Improve Autism Symptoms
eMediNexus, 23 October 2019
#Neurology #Pediatrics #Pharmacist #Psychiatry #Public Health
Children with autism who take supplements of vitamins and omega-3 fatty acids may have fewer symptoms than kids who dont, suggests ...MORE
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Could Vaginal Swab Predict Preterm Birth?
Could Vaginal Swab Predict Preterm Birth?
eMediNexus, 23 October 2019
#Obstetrics and Gynecology #Pathology and Lab Medicine
Measuring concentrations of certain biomarkers in vaginal secretions may provide a way to assess risk of preterm birth, researcher ...MORE
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Frequent drinking is greater risk factor for heart rhythm disorder than binge drinking
Frequent drinking is greater risk factor for heart rhythm disorder tha
eMediNexus, 22 October 2019
#Cardiology #Pharmacist #Public Health
Drinking small amounts of alcohol frequently is linked with a higher likelihood of atrial fibrillation than binge drinking, accord ...MORE
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Oral Anticoagulant Choice Matters in Bone Health, Says Study
Oral Anticoagulant Choice Matters in Bone Health, Says Study
eMediNexus, 22 October 2019
#Cardiology #Orthopedics #Pharmacist
Bone fractures are a risk to be considered when choosing the oral anticoagulant for a patient with non-valvular atrial fibrillatio ...MORE
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Do Personality Traits in Teens Indicate Future Dementia Risk?
Do Personality Traits in Teens Indicate Future Dementia Risk?
eMediNexus, 22 October 2019
#Neurology #Pediatrics #Pharmacist #Psychiatry #Public Health
Having a vigorous, calm, and mature personality during adolescence has been associated with a lower risk for dementia in later lif ...MORE
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Cardiovascular Risk Underestimated in Women with NAFLD
Cardiovascular Risk Underestimated in Women with NAFLD
eMediNexus, 21 October 2019
#Cardiology #Gastroenterology #Internal Medicine #Obstetrics and Gynecology
Women with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) lose the cardiovascular protection conferred by female sex, and so their risk ...MORE
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 MOLECULE UPDATES
Comparison of efficacies of nebulized magnesium sulfate and ipratropium bromide/fenoterol in children with moderate to severe asthma exacerbations.
Comparison of efficacies of nebulized magnesium sulfate and ipratropium bromide/fenoterol in children with moderate to severe asthma exacerbations.
eMediNexus, 17 October 2019
#Allergy and Immunology #Internal Medicine
A recent study published in the Asian Pacific Journal of Allergy and Immunology aimed to compare the efficacy ...MORE
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European Respiratory Society guideline on long term management of children with bronchopulmonary dysplasia.
European Respiratory Society guideline on long term management of children with bronchopulmonary dysplasia.
eMediNexus, 10 October 2019
#Allergy and Immunology #Internal Medicine #Pediatrics
A new article published in The European Respiratory Journal provided recommendations for monitoring and treatm ...MORE
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Biosimilars in Rheumatology.
Biosimilars in Rheumatology.
eMediNexus, 03 October 2019
#Allergy and Immunology #Internal Medicine #Rheumatology
A new article published in Pharmacological Research discussed that biotechnologicals are an invaluable resourc ...MORE
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Anti-inflammatory effects of Cissusquadrangularis
Anti-inflammatory effects of Cissusquadrangularis
eMediNexus, 28 September 2019
#Orthopedics
Cissusquadrangularisis a traditional herbal medicine commonly used for the treatment of hemorrhoids, gastric u ...MORE
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 INTERESTING CASES
Allergic Contact Dermatitis Mimicking Mammary Paget's Disease
Allergic Contact Dermatitis Mimicking Mammary Paget's Disease
Dr Kaliyadan Feroze, Dr Jayasree Manoj, Dr S Venkitakrishnan, 17 October 2019
#Allergy and Immunology #Dermatology
A 55-year-old female patient presented to our outpatient department with complaints of persistent erythema, oozing and crusting restricted to the left breast ov ...MORE
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Allergic Contact Dermatitis (Type IV Hypersensitivity) and Type I Hypersensitivity Following Aromatherapy with Ayurvedic Oils (Dhanwantharam Thailam, Eladi Coconut Oil) Presenting as Generalized Erythema and Pruritus with Flexural Eczema
Allergic Contact Dermatitis (Type IV Hypersensitivity) and Type I Hypersensitivity Following Aromatherapy with Ayurvedic Oils (Dhanwantharam Thailam, Eladi Coconut Oil) Presenting as Generalized Erythema and Pruritus with Flexural Eczema
Dr Chembolli Lakshmi, 10 October 2019
#Allergy and Immunology #Dermatology
Herbal and Ayurvedic medications, believed to be “mild” and “natural” are usually sought as the first line of treatment before resorting ...MORE
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A Rare Case of Imatinib-induced Erythroderma
A Rare Case of Imatinib-induced Erythroderma
Dr Rajesh Verma, Dr Biju Vasudevan, Dr Vijendran Pragasam, Dr Shekhar Neema, 03 October 2019
#Allergy and Immunology #Dermatology
Imatinib, a specific tyrosine kinase inhibitor is a newer anticancer agent, which has shown excellent efficacy in managing chronic myeloid leukemia. It is gener ...MORE
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Bilateral Dupuytren's Contracture
Bilateral Dupuytren's Contracture
Neelam Redkar, Sunil Pawar, Meenakshi Patil, Sameer Mahajan, Ajay Keur, 28 September 2019
#Orthopedics
ProfessorSenior ResidentAssistant ProfessorJunior ResidentDept. of Medicine, Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospital, Mumbai, MaharashtraAddress for correspond ...MORE
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 QUIZZES

Quizzes
eMediNexus, 23 October 2019
#Cardiology
Which of the heart valve is most likely to be involved by infective endocarditis following a septic abortion? ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 22 October 2019
#Dermatology
Olflecks phenomenon is seen due to which component? ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 21 October 2019
#Hematology
An increase in which of the following parameters will shift the O2 dissociation curve to the left? ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 19 October 2019
#Dermatology
Acantholysis is characteristic of: ...MORE
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 Medico Legal Corner
Can deviation from medical practice be termed medical negligence?

Can deviation from medical practice be termed medical negligence?

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 23 October 2019
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What is Bolam's test?

What is Bolam's test?

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 22 October 2019
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What are the duties of a doctor in respect of signing professional cer

What are the duties of a doctor in respect of signing professional cer

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 21 October 2019
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Can the consent be taken a few days before the procedure?

Can the consent be taken a few days before the procedure?

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 20 October 2019
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 Laugh a little
Student who obtained 0% on an exam

Student who obtained 0% on an exam

eMediNexus, 23 October 2019
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At Ninety-Nine

At Ninety-Nine

eMediNexus, 22 October 2019
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Proportions

Proportions

eMediNexus, 21 October 2019
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Flashing Traffic Camera

Flashing Traffic Camera

eMediNexus, 20 October 2019
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 Lighter Reads

eWellness: Beware of fatty liver

Dr KK Aggarwal, 23 October 2019
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eSpiritual: Types of Memory

Dr KK Aggarwal, 23 October 2019
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Inspirational: Points on how to improve your life

eMediNexus, 23 October 2019
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eWellness: Sugary drinks versus sugary sweets (mithai)

Dr KK Aggarwal, 22 October 2019
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