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 EDITORIAL
Editorial
All deaths should be audited to find preventable causes: Virtual autopsy may provide the answer
Dr KK Aggarwal, 22 January 2019
#Multispeciality

 The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi and ICMR are collaborating on a project to conduct virtual autopsies, as reported in TOI, Jan 20, 2019. The head of the Forensics Department at AIIMS said that they have already set up a digital X-ray machine to conduct autopsy of the deceased with bone injuries or fractures caused after an accident. He further said that in virtu ...more

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 CLINICAL NEWS
Clinical News
Hereditary hemochromatosis increases risk of chronic diseases and cancer
eMediNexus, 21 January 2019
#Diabetes and Endocrinology #Oncology #Orthopedics #Pathology and Lab Medicine #Public Health
A "stealth condition" which is one of the western worlds most common genetic disorders is causing far higher levels of cancer and chronic health conditions than previously thought, a UK study has revealed.Hereditary hemochromatosis -- a genetic condition which leads to a toxic build-up of iron in the body -- was previously thought to be a low-level health risk. However, a new study, published Wedn ...more
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 NEWS AND UPDATES
NEET Files Changing Admission Criteria from Percentage to Percentile Gone Missing
Garima, 21 January 2019
#Multispeciality
Critical files on the change in the admission criteria of MBBS and BDS courses mentioning a modification in the criterion from percentage to percentile system h ...more
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Chronic shortage of doctors at Delhi government-run hospitals
, 21 January 2019
#Multispeciality
Delhi government-run hospitals are facing a chronic shortage of doctors and are recruiting on contract or ad-hoc basis to tackle the crunch.Officials reported t ...more
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Imagining a better world through the SDGs
eMediNexus, 21 January 2019
#Business And Medicine #Family Medicine #Public Health
WHO/Europe has developed a roadmap, adopted by Member States in 2017, to assist countries in implementing the 2030 Agenda, building on Health 2020, the European ...more
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PMJAY has benefited over 8.9 lakh people
eMediNexus, 21 January 2019
#Business And Medicine #Public Health
BHOPAL: The Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PMJAY), also known as Ayushman Bharat, has benefited more than 8.9 lakh people since its launch last year, NITI Aa ...more
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 JOURNAL UPDATES
Signs of memory problems could be symptoms of hearing loss instead
eMediNexus, 21 January 2019
#Family Medicine #Neurology #Pathology and Lab Medicine #Public Health
Older adults concerned about displaying early symptoms of Alzheimers disease should also consider a hearing check-up, suggests a s ...MORE
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Single-dose tafenoquine prevents Plasmodium vivax malaria relapse
eMediNexus, 21 January 2019
#Infectious Diseases #Internal Medicine #Pathology and Lab Medicine #Pharmacist
Single-dose tafenoquine resulted in a significantly lower risk of Plasmodium vivax recurrence than placebo in patients with phenot ...MORE
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New guidelines on management of inflammatory bowel disease in pregnanc
eMediNexus, 21 January 2019
#Business And Medicine #Gastroenterology #Internal Medicine #Obstetrics and Gynecology
Controlling the inflammation of the mother will improve outcomes for the child, says the American Gastroenterological Association ...MORE
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Short bouts of stairclimbing throughout the day can enhance health
Dr KK Aggarwal, 20 January 2019
#Cardiology #Critical Care #Diabetes and Endocrinology #Public Health
A few minutes of stair climbing, at short intervals throughout the day, can improve cardiorespiratory fitness, according to new re ...MORE
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Pemphigoid may not always present with bullae
eMediNexus, 20 January 2019
#Dermatology #Public Health
One in 5 patients with a pemphigoid diagnosis had no skin blistering in a study of patients with suspected bullous or nonbullous p ...MORE
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Poor glycemic control increases risk of fracture in type 1 diabetes
eMediNexus, 20 January 2019
#Diabetes and Endocrinology #Orthopedics
Patients with type 1 diabetes and poor blood sugar control are at a higher risk of fragility fracture than type 1 diabetes patient ...MORE
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 MOLECULE UPDATES
Role of Indian madder in treating rashes
eMediNexus, 18 January 2019
#Dermatology #Obstetrics and Gynecology
Rubia cordifolia or manjishtha has long been used in the Ayurvedic system of medicine. This bitter-sweet cooli ...MORE
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Tea tree oil for treating fungal infections
eMediNexus, 18 January 2019
#Infectious Diseases #Obstetrics and Gynecology
Melaleuca alternifolia (tea tree) has been used in aboriginal traditional medicine for wounds and cutaneous in ...MORE
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Lavender oil fragrance to fight vaginal infections and the odor of vaginal discharge
eMediNexus, 09 January 2019
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
Vaginitis may be characterized by any of the following - vaginal discharge containing many white blood cells ( ...MORE
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Beneficial properties of khus grass in soothing the skin
eMediNexus, 09 January 2019
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
Vetiver, or khus, is used for its medicinal properties as well as in the industry of perfumery. Vetiver essent ...MORE
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 INTERESTING CASES
Prolapsed huge cervical fibroid with acute red degeneration mimicking uterine inversion- a case report
Dr. Neerja Varshney, Dr. Meenakshi Sharma, Dr. Vandana Jain, 18 January 2019
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
About the AuthorDr. Neerja Varshney, Dr. Meenakshi Sharma, Dr. Vandana JainCMO, (NFSG), Incharge, Dept Obs & GynaeJunior Specialist, Dept Obs & GynaeSen ...MORE
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A Rare Case of Cor Triloculare Biventriculare Detected in a Postpartum Female
Parneet Kaur, Khushpreet Kaur, Rama Garg, 09 January 2019
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
About the AuthorsAssociate ProfessorProfessorAssistant ProfessorJunior ResidentDept. of Obstetrics and GynecologyGovernment Medical College and Rajindra Hospita ...MORE
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A Rare Case of Torsion Ovarian Fibroma
Pradeep Musale Ramamchandra, Lalitha Shivanna, Mamatha Siddappaji, 29 December 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
About the AuthorsPradeep Musale Ramamchandra, Lalitha Shivanna, Mamatha SiddappajiAssistant ProfessorProfessor and HeadObs-Gyne SpecialistDept. of Obstetrics an ...MORE
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Cervical Molar Pregnancy and Its Future Fertility
Babita Ramani, Rajat Mohanty, Sudipta Patnaik, 26 December 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
About the AuthorBabita Ramani, Rajat Mohanty, Sudipta PatnaikSenior ResidentDept. of Obstetrics and GynecologyVSS Medical College, Burla, Sambalpur, OdishaSenio ...MORE
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 QUIZZES

Quizzes
eMediNexus, 21 January 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, 20 January 2019
#Pediatrics
The nurse is conducting an examination of a 6-month-old baby. During the examination, the nurse should be able to elicit which reflex? ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 19 January 2019
#Public Health
Burtonian line is seen with poisoning of ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 18 January 2019
#Neurology
Which vitamin deficiency is most commonly seen in a pregnant mother who is on phenytoin therapy for epilepsy? ...MORE
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 Medico Legal Corner

What action can be taken if patient threatens filing an FIR?

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 21 January 2019
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Can a doctor disclose his patients information to the relatives?

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 20 January 2019
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Can a punishment be both penal erasure as well as a criminal prosecuti

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 19 January 2019
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Have you failed to give the medical records to the complainant in time

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 18 January 2019
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 Laugh a little

Overloaded

eMediNexus, 21 January 2019
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Bribery

eMediNexus, 20 January 2019
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I thought I was

eMediNexus, 19 January 2019
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Can I help you

eMediNexus, 18 January 2019
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 Lighter Reads

eWellness: Alcohol: Benefits Vs Risk

Dr KK Aggarwal, 21 January 2019
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eSpiritual: Be Positive, Be Different and Be Persistent

Dr KK Aggarwal, 21 January 2019
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Inspirational: Nature's lessons

eMediNexus, 21 January 2019
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Inspirational: Law of the Seed

eMediNexus, 20 January 2019
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