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Editorial
Emergency medical expenses of senior citizens to be borne by state Govt., says Uttarakhand High Court
Dr KK Aggarwal & Ms Ira Gupta, 21 June 2018
#Multispeciality

The Uttarakhand High Court has held that the cost of medical expenses of senior citizens in case of emergency is to be borne by the state government.In a Public Interest Litigation titled as “Senior Citizen Welfare Organisation & another versus State of Uttarakhand & another” bearing Writ Petition (PIL) No. 52 of 2013, the Hon’ble Division Bench of the High Court of ...more

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Clinical News
Today is International Day of Yoga
eMediNexus, 20 June 2018
#Business And Medicine #Multispeciality #Public Health
International Day of Yoga raises global awareness about the many benefits of practicing yoga. This year marks the fourth yoga day since it was first declared in 2014.The theme this year, organized by the Permanent Mission of India to the United Nations, is “Yoga for Peace.” ...more
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 NEWS AND UPDATES

News and Updates
Propranolol in addition to amiodarone for treatment of electrical storm
Dr KK Aggarwal, 20 June 2018
#Multispeciality
Propranolol in addition to amiodarone for treatment of electrical storm: For hemodynamically stable patients with ventricular tachycardia in electrical storm, i ...more
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News and Updates
Morning MEDtalks with Dr KK Aggarwal 21st June 2018
Dr KK Aggarwal, 20 June 2018
#Multispeciality
Morning MEDtalks with Dr KK Aggarwal 21st June 2018Participate in survey on Inflammatory bowel diseasehttps://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSedaDx2iXiwU1vBpY ...more
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News and Updates
Morning Medtalks with Dr KK Aggarwal 19th June 2018
Dr KK Aggarwal, 19 June 2018
#Multispeciality
Mistakes occur around the globeDozens of patients have suffered harm because of major medical blunders by the Welsh NHS in the last three years. The Welsh Gover ...more
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News and Updates
Attack on doctor at Stanley hospital sparks protest
, 19 June 2018
#Multispeciality
CHENNAI: A death allegedly due to medical negligence is often the reason for flare-ups among patients’ families at hospitals. Now, all it takes is a needl ...more
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 JOURNAL UPDATES

Journal Updates
Iodine deficiency associated with hearing impairment in teenagers
eMediNexus, 20 June 2018
#Neurology #Pathology and Lab Medicine #Public Health
A study published online June 7, 2018 in JAMA Otolaryngology–Head & Neck Surgery has shown that teenagers in the United States were 5 times more likel ...MORE
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Journal Updates
A stress-related disorder increases risk of autoimmune disease
eMediNexus, 20 June 2018
#Allergy and Immunology #Dermatology #Diabetes and Endocrinology #Neurology #Pathology and Lab Medicine
A stress-related disorder such as PTSD, acute stress reaction, adjustment disorder and other stress reactions was associated with an increased risk of a subsequ ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Vitamin D deficiency linked to interstitial lung disease
eMediNexus, 20 June 2018
#Internal Medicine #Pathology and Lab Medicine #Public Health #Pulmonary Medicine
A study published in the Journal of Nutrition on June 19, 2018 has shown that lower than normal blood levels of vitamin D (less than 20 ng/mL) were associated w ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Off-Label use of antipsychotics increase weight and decrease insulin sensitivity in children
eMediNexus, 20 June 2018
#Diabetes and Endocrinology #Pediatrics #Psychiatry
Off-label use of antipsychotic drugs (aripiprazole, olanzapine or risperidone) in children and adolescents with behavioral disorders results in clinically signi ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Methadone and buprenorphine reduce mortality risk following opioid overdose
eMediNexus, 20 June 2018
#Internal Medicine #Public Health
Treatment of opioid use disorder with either methadone or buprenorphine following a nonfatal opioid overdose is associated with significant reductions in opioid ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Gene editing technology may predict a persons risk of heart disease
eMediNexus, 20 June 2018
#Cardiology #Internal Medicine #Pathology and Lab Medicine
Gene-editing technology may help to distinguish whether genetic variations with undetermined effects are harmless or dangerous and have a role in enlarged heart ...MORE
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 MOLECULE UPDATES

Molecule Updates
Yashad bhasma - A potential agent for treating pruritic rashes during pregnancy
eMediNexus, 18 June 2018
#Dermatology #Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pruritic skin conditions are common during pregnancy. Skin conditions specific to pregnancy include pruritic urticarial papules and plaques of pregnancy (PUPPP) ...MORE
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Molecule Updates
Cocoa butter to treat dry skin
eMediNexus, 18 June 2018
#Dermatology #Obstetrics and Gynecology
Eczema is the commonest dermatosis in pregnancy. About 20-40% of patients seem to have a pre-existing history of eczema while the remaining develop symptoms for ...MORE
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Molecule Updates
Polymorphic eruption of pregnancy
eMediNexus, 08 June 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
Polymorphic eruption of pregnancy is a benign, self-limiting, pruritic inflammatory disorder of pregnancy. The condition is also known as pruritic urticarial pa ...MORE
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Molecule Updates
Therapeutic massage during postpartum period
eMediNexus, 08 June 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology #Pediatrics
Women are known to benefit from postpartum massage. The benefits include hormone regulation, reduction in swelling, improved sleep and improved breastfeeding.1 ...MORE
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 INTERESTING CASES

Interesting Cases
Lower Segment Large Fibroid In A Unicornuate Uterus With 34 Weeks Pregnancy
Singh Urvashi, Panchpal Shivangi, 18 June 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
Case reportA 24 year old infertility treated primigravida with 34 weeks pregnancy was seen on 2nd of June 2011 with complain of leaking per vaginum for 12 hours ...MORE
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Interesting Cases
Fetal head showing at vagina and anus simultaneously with an intact perineum: a rare presentation of obstructed labour.
, 08 June 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
Abstract: In a parturient woman, tears of vagina, urethra and rectum along with an intact perineum is rare. A 20 years old woman presented with an obstructed la ...MORE
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Interesting Cases
Intraperitoneal bladder injury during tubectomy- A conservative approach
Shaveta Jain, Roopa Malik, Smiti Nanda, Nitin Jain, 02 June 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
Abstract: Iatrogenic bladder injury is a recognized rare complication of gynecological surgery and may result in significant morbidity when associated with int ...MORE
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Interesting Cases
Freeman-Sheldon Syndrome with Pulmonary Hypoplasia: A Rare Case Report
SOURAJIT ROUTRAY, SAMARENDRA MAHAPATRO, NIJWM MAHILARY, 31 May 2018
#Allergy and Immunology #Infectious Diseases #Obstetrics and Gynecology
The Freeman-Sheldon syndrome is a rare congenital dysplasia characterized by facial and skeletal abnormalities. ...MORE
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 QUIZZES

Quizzes
eMediNexus, 20 June 2018
#Emergency Medicine
Which of the following is recommended in pregnant women with a history of travel to an area with an ongoing Zika virus outbreak? ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 19 June 2018
#Public Health
The parameters of sensitivity and specificity are used to assess: ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 18 June 2018
#Infectious Diseases
All of the following conditions may predispose to pulmonary embolism except: ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 17 June 2018
#Pathology and Lab Medicine
The blood vessel related to the paraduodenal fossa is: ...MORE
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 Medico Legal Corner

Can MCI suspend the license to practice for a criminal case under trial till the case is decided?

Dr KK Aggarwal and Ms Ira Gupta, 20 June 2018
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Legal Quote

Dr KK Aggarwal and Ms Ira Gupta, 18 June 2018
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What happens if the state medical council does not decide the complaint in six months?

Dr KK Aggarwal and Ms Ira Gupta, 17 June 2018
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 Laugh a little

Bribery

eMediNexus, 20 June 2018
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Under the wagon

eMediNexus, 19 June 2018
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A Following Person

eMediNexus, 18 June 2018
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Stop Following Me

eMediNexus, 17 June 2018
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 Lighter Reads

eWellness: Some health tips from HCFI

Dr KK Aggarwal, 20 June 2018
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eSpiritual: Types of Memory

Dr KK Aggarwal, 20 June 2018
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Inspirational: Do not interfere in others business unless asked

eMediNexus, 20 June 2018
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eWellness: Protection from mosquito bites

Dr KK Aggarwal, 19 June 2018
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