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 EDITORIAL
Editorial
Rs 36 lakh awarded as compensation for medical negligence
Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 22 March 2019
#Multispeciality

Is it always negligent to miss a significant fetal anomaly on a routine ultrasound scan at 20 weeks?Consumer Commission OrderJudges: Retired Justice Sunil Hali and retired District and Sessions Judge DK KapoorComplainants: Seema Kumari and her husband Atish KumarAllegationsDr KC Sharma and his wife Dr Uma Sharma were running an ultrasound scanning centre and nursing home at Udhampur &ldq ...more

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 CLINICAL NEWS
Clinical News
Nocturia and urgency also common in young night-shift workers.
eMediNexus, 21 March 2019
#Public Health #Urology
Findings of a survey of Italian nurses and medical residents younger than 50 years presented March 17, 2019 at the European Association of Urology 2019 Congress in Barcelona, Spain show that compared to day-shift workers, night-shift workers reported more lower urinary tract symptoms, particularly urgency and nocturia. ...more
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 NEWS AND UPDATES
Safe drinking water, sanitation, are 'basic human rights', says UN Water Development report
eMediNexus, 21 March 2019
#Family Medicine #Public Health
Safe water and access to proper sanitation are essential to eradicate poverty, build peaceful societies and ensure that no one is left behind on the path toward ...more
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New WHO recommendations to accelerate progress on TB
eMediNexus, 21 March 2019
#Multispeciality
The World Health Organization (WHO) has issued new guidance to improve treatment of multidrug resistant TB (MDR-TB).WHO is recommending shifting to fu ...more
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Medical Voice 22nd March 2019
Dr KK Aggarwal, 21 March 2019
#Multispeciality
Head decapitated during delivery : may or may not be negligenceThe medical possibilities behind such casesBaby’s head separated from torso during delivery ...more
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Failure to diagnose fetal deformity, doctor couple to pay compensation
, 20 March 2019
#Multispeciality
JAMMU: The Consumer Forum recently passed an order directing a doctor couple to pay compensation of Rs 36 lakhs to complainants for failing to diagnose fetal de ...more
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 JOURNAL UPDATES
Improper removal of personal protective equipment contaminates health
eMediNexus, 21 March 2019
#Allergy and Immunology #Hospital Medicine #Infectious Diseases
More than one-third of healthcare workers were contaminated with multi-drug resistant organisms including methicillin-resistant St ...MORE
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New AHA/ACC guidelines recommend avoiding daily aspirin unless prescr
eMediNexus, 21 March 2019
#Cardiology #Internal Medicine
New prevention guidelines developed by the American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology advise against daily aspi ...MORE
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First-ever drug specifically for postpartum depression
eMediNexus, 21 March 2019
#Neurology #Pharmacist #Psychiatry
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved brexanolone (Zulresso) injection for intravenous (IV) use for the treatment ...MORE
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Emphysema is a risk factor for ruptured aortic aneurysm
eMediNexus, 20 March 2019
#Cardiology #Pathology and Lab Medicine #Pulmonary Medicine
People with emphysema were more than twice as likely as those without it to experience a ruptured aortic aneurysm and 50 percent m ...MORE
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Untreated osteoporosis accelerates bone metastasis
eMediNexus, 20 March 2019
#Obstetrics and Gynecology #Orthopedics #Rheumatology
According to a study of patients with breast cancer published online March 8 in JAMA Network Open, precancer osteoporosis is not a ...MORE
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AAP reaffirms early introduction of peanut-based foods to prevent alle
eMediNexus, 19 March 2019
#Allergy and Immunology #Dermatology #Pediatrics
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has confirmed that a growing body of evidence supports the early introduction of peanut-b ...MORE
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 MOLECULE UPDATES
Relieving stress and anxiety during pregnancy
eMediNexus, 16 March 2019
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pregnancy can be a stressful experience for many women as they have to adapt to the new situation. Pregnancy c ...MORE
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Vaginal infection - Causes and prevention
eMediNexus, 16 March 2019
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
A large number of women across the world suffer from a vaginal infection commonly known as bacterial vaginosis ...MORE
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Importance of maintaining good intimate hygiene during pregnancy
eMediNexus, 11 March 2019
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
Changes in estrogen and progesterone levels during pregnancy induce physiological changes, such as pH values, ...MORE
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Importance of using paraben free skin care products during pregnancy
eMediNexus, 11 March 2019
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
Parabens are a group of related chemicals that are often used as preservatives in cosmetic products. Parabens ...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,Dr. Hedgewar Arogya Sansthan, 16 March 2019
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
AbstractAcute red degeneration in a large prolapsed cervical haemorrhage can mimick uterine inversion and presents as emergency where an emergency hysterectomy ...MORE
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Bilateral Single System Ectopic Ureters with Secondary Calculi in an Adult: Case Report
Gopi Kishore M, Suhasini G, Prasad Pvgs, Sainadh Av, 11 March 2019
#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, r ...MORE
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An Unusual Case of Adherent Placenta Resolving with Oral Methotrexate - A case report
Dr. Kumkum Avasthi, Dr. Sunil K. Juneja, Dr. Anupama Goel, 02 March 2019
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
About the AuthorsDr. Kumkum Avasthi, MD (Obst. & Gynae), Prof. & HeadDr. Sunil K. Juneja DNB (Obst. & Gynae) Asstt. Prof.Dr. Anupama Goel Senior Res ...MORE
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An Unusual Case of Uterine Anomaly, Surgically Corrected with a Fruitful Pregnancy at Last
Sumitra Yadav, Anita Singh, Niyati Jain, 25 February 2019
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
About the AuthorAssociate ProfessorSenior Resident3rd Year PG StudentMY Hospital and MGM Medical College, Indore, Madhya PradeshAddress for correspondenceDr Sum ...MORE
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 QUIZZES

Quizzes
eMediNexus, 21 March 2019
#Critical Care
In dealing with a dying client who is in the denial stage of grief, the best nursing approach is to: ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 20 March 2019
#Critical Care
The pain management nurse notices a male patient grimacing as he moves from the bed to a chair. The patient tells the nurse that he is not experiencing any pain. The nurse's response is to: ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 19 March 2019
#Neurology
Helen is diagnosed with myasthenia gravis and pyridostigmine bromide therapy is started. The dosage is frequently changed during the first week. While the dosage is being adjusted, the nurses priority intervention is to: ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 18 March 2019
#Nephrology
The substances present in the gall bladder stones or the kidney stones can be best identified by the following technique: ...MORE
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 Medico Legal Corner

What procedure and safeguard is to be followed if there is no advance

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 21 March 2019
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What is the meaning of consent for medical treatment?

Dr KK Aggarwal, 20 March 2019
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Can the medical practitioner bill the drug along with his/her consulta

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 19 March 2019
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If the doctor waives off his fees, will he still be held liable for me

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

Sense of humor

eMediNexus, 21 March 2019
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From skipping

eMediNexus, 20 March 2019
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The Leave Application

eMediNexus, 19 March 2019
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Sales Practice

eMediNexus, 18 March 2019
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 Lighter Reads

Inspirational Story: Life and Love Unending Journey

eMediNexus, 21 March 2019
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eSpiritual: What are the Ethics of Vidur Niti?

Dr KK Aggarwal, 21 March 2019
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eWellness: All about tea

eMediNexus, 21 March 2019
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Inspirational Story: The Hotel Clerk

eMediNexus, 20 March 2019
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