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Editorial
What is Corporate Social Responsibility?
Dr KK Aggarwal, 18 October 2018
#Multispeciality

Every corporate is responsible for some social or environmental cause.The term Corporate Social Responsibility or CSR, as it is commonly known as, has been derived from the Vedas.We all are aware of the commonly spoken maxim “Neki kar dariya me daal”. This means do your karma, forget about results. Do good and expect nothing. This is called “Nishkam Karma”.It is now mandato ...more

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Clinical News
Youth Road Safety Learners Licence Programme launched
eMediNexus, 17 October 2018
#Business And Medicine #Public Health
Shri Mansukh L. Mandaviya, Minister of State for Road Transport and Highways and Chemical & Fertilizer launched the Youth Road Safety Learners Licence programme in New Delhi on Monday. The programme is a PPP initiative to be run in collaboration with Diageo India and the Institute of Road Traffic Education (IRTE), and attempts to bring a formal and structured training program for young, first- ...more
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 NEWS AND UPDATES

News and Updates
Environmental noise is among the top environmental risks to health
Dr KK Aggarwal, 17 October 2018
#Multispeciality
Morning MEDtalks with Dr KK Aggarwal 17th October 2018The probiotic VSL#3 and fecal microbiota transplantation could help induce remission in patients with ulce ...more
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News and Updates
Nocturia may be a risk factor for higher nocturnal BP
Dr KK Aggarwal, 17 October 2018
#Multispeciality
Poor sleep quality, particularly from frequent nocturnal urination is strongly associated with nighttime blood pressure (BP) abnormalities, as per results from ...more
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News and Updates
Using improper technique is one of the major exercise errors
Dr KK Aggarwal, 17 October 2018
#Multispeciality
Morning MEDtalks with Dr KK Aggarwal 18th October 2018 One drink is 12 ounces of beer, 5 ounces of wine, or 1.5 ounces of hard liquor. And it means having ...more
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News and Updates
Lesbian couple has a right to live their lives, rules Delhi High Court
Dr KK Aggarwal, 16 October 2018
#Multispeciality
Morning MEDtalks with Dr KK Aggarwal 16th October 2018 Shri Ashwini Kumar Choubey, Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare released an Analytical R ...more
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 JOURNAL UPDATES

Journal Updates
Pediatric Sigmoid Volvulus.
eMediNexus, 17 October 2018
#Gastroenterology #General Surgery #Pediatrics
A recent article published in Pediatric Emergency Care discussed that sigmoid volvulus (SV) - an extremely rare cause of abdominal pain in children, occurs when ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Epidemiology of Pediatric constipation and its association with exposure to stressful life events.
eMediNexus, 17 October 2018
#Gastroenterology #Pediatrics
The aim of a new study published in BMC Gastroenterology was to investigate the epidemiology and risk factors, including exposure to emotional stress, for const ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Breastfeeding initiation and duration and child health outcomes in the first baby study.
eMediNexus, 17 October 2018
#Gastroenterology #Pediatrics
The goal of a new study published in Preventive Medicine was to understand associations between breastfeeding and health outcomes, such as child weight, up to t ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Preservation of the colo-anal reflex in colonic transection and post-operative Hirschsprungs disease.
eMediNexus, 17 October 2018
#Gastroenterology #Pediatrics
A new study published in Neurogastroenterology and Motility assessed the presence and the characteristics of the colo-anal reflex in children in whom large ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Talazoparib approved for patients with advanced BRCA-positive breast cancer
eMediNexus, 17 October 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology #Oncology #Radiology
The FDA has approved talazoparib (Talzenna) for the treatment of locally advanced or metastatic breast cancer patients with a germline BRCA mutation. Talazopari ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Young patients show no deterioration ongoing brain development initially after onset of schizophrenia
eMediNexus, 17 October 2018
#Neurology #Psychiatry #Public Health
According to a study published online October 3, 2018 in JAMA Psychiatry, during the initial 1 to 2 years after illness onset, young individuals with schizophre ...MORE
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 MOLECULE UPDATES

Molecule Updates
Efficacy and tolerance of PEG plus electrolytes for the treatment of functional constipation in children.
eMediNexus, 17 October 2018
#Gastroenterology #Pediatrics
The aim of a study published in the Anales de Pediatria was to assess the renal safety of treatment with polyethylene glycol (PEG) with electrolytes at 1, 3 and ...MORE
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Molecule Updates
Effectiveness of polyethylene glycol with and without electrolytes in constipation.
eMediNexus, 16 October 2018
#Gastroenterology #Internal Medicine
The purpose of a study published in BMC Gastroenterology was to assess the relative effectiveness of polyethylene glycol with electrolytes (PEG + E) or without ...MORE
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Molecule Updates
Benefits of using essential oils during pregnancy and postpartum
eMediNexus, 12 October 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pregnancy and postpartum periods are associated with significant physical and emotional stress for a woman. A woman usually feels emotional and exhausted during ...MORE
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Molecule Updates
Nirgundi - A potent anti-inflammatory and analgesic herb
eMediNexus, 12 October 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
Vitex negundo, commonly known as Nirgundi, is a member of the Verbenaceae family.1 It is also known as five-leaved chaste tree and Monk`s pepper.2 It’s im ...MORE
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 INTERESTING CASES

Interesting Cases
Small Round Cell Tumor of the Lung in Children
Sameer Raniga, Pranav Sharma, Salil Sharma, Chintan Shah, PrAkash A Vohra, Vijay Vaidya, 17 October 2018
#Pediatrics
Abstract: Large malignant thoracic tumors in children may arise from the chest wall, pleura, lung parenchyma or mediastinum. The majority of mediastinal and ch ...MORE
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Interesting Cases
A Case of Ulcerative Colitis with Superadded E. histolytica Infection
Dr. Ajay Kumar, 16 October 2018
#Gastroenterology #Infectious Diseases
Senior Consultant, Dept. of Gastroenterology and HepatologyIndraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New DelhiA 35-year-old female, diagnosed with ulcerative colitis (UC) ...MORE
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Interesting Cases
Bilateral Single System Ectopic Ureters with Secondary Calculi in an Adult: Case Report
Gopi Kishore M, Suhasini G, Prasad Pvgs, Sainadh Av, 12 October 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
Abstract: Bilateral single system ectopic ureter (BSSEU) is a rare entity in urology presenting typically in the pediatric age group with urinary incontinence, ...MORE
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Interesting Cases
Ulcerative Colitis with Thromboembolic Disease
Dr Mukul Rastogi, 08 October 2018
#Gastroenterology
Abstract: In patients with UC, thromboembolic events manifest asdeep venous thrombosis or pulmonary embolism. Renal artery thrombosis, cerebrovascular accidents ...MORE
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 QUIZZES

Quizzes
eMediNexus, 17 October 2018
#General Surgery
A 64-year-old hypertensive obese female was undergoing surgery for fracture femur under general anaesthesia. Intra operatively her end-tidal carbon-dioxide decreased to 20 from 40mm of Hg. followed by hypotension and oxygen saturation of 85%. What could be the most probable cause? ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 16 October 2018
#Anesthesiology
At the end of a balanced anaesthesia technique with non-depolarizing muscle relaxant, a patient recovered spontaneously from the effect of muscle relaxant without any reversal. Which is the most probable relaxant the patient had received? ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 15 October 2018
#Cardiology
All of the following are the ECG features of severe hyperkalemia except: ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 14 October 2018
#Nursing
The nurse monitors the patient receiving spironolactone for which electrolyte imbalance? ...MORE
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 Medico Legal Corner

What is Bolams test?

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 17 October 2018
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Some patients ask for a bill for the drugs supplied by the registered medical practitioner.

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 16 October 2018
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Is it necessary to obtain consent of the patient in India?

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 15 October 2018
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What is the meaning of consent for medical treatment?

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 14 October 2018
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 Laugh a little

The phone bill

eMediNexus, 17 October 2018
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Railroad Engineer

eMediNexus, 16 October 2018
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A Dishonest Honest Man

eMediNexus, 15 October 2018
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Railroad accident

eMediNexus, 14 October 2018
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 Lighter Reads

eWellness: Dont ignore women health

Dr KK Aggarwal, 17 October 2018
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eSpiritual: Is it necessary to take a dip in Ganga to remove your sins?

Dr KK Aggarwal, 17 October 2018
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Inspirational Story: A most important lesson

eMediNexus, 17 October 2018
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eWellness: A few tips on how to stay healthy during the winter months

Dr KK Aggarwal, 16 October 2018
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