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 EDITORIAL
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Editorial
CMAAO Coronavirus Facts and Myth Buster: AI in COVID
Dr KK Aggarwal, 23 October 2020
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With input from Dr Monica Vasudev1116 IMA-CMAAO Webinar on “Artificial intelligence in #COVIDTIMES”17th October, 2020, 4-5pmParticipants: Dr KK Aggarwal, President CMAAO, Dr RV Asokan, Hony Secretary General IMA, Dr Ramesh K Datta, Hony Finance Secretary IMA, Dr Jayakrishnan Alapet, Dr GM SinghDr Brijendra Prakash, Dr Ranjan Wadhwa, Dr S SharmaFaculty: Dr Vidur Mahajan, Assoc ...more

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 CLINICAL NEWS
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Clinical News
Medical Voice 17th October 2020
Dr KK Aggarwal, 17 October 2020
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Prognostic test helps select breast cancer patients avoid chemotherapyPune: An advanced prognostic test is helping select breast cancer patients avoid chemotherapy, especially at a time when the scare of Covid-19 has confined many high-risk individuals to their homes. It helped doctors a great deal in the case of Prabhakar, in his 60s, who was diagnosed with a malignant tumour (breast cancer) at a ...more

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 NEWS AND UPDATES
Alloveda Liver Update:  Effect of old age on Critically Ill Patients with Cirrhosis
Alloveda Liver Update: Effect of old age on Critically Ill Patients with Cirrhosis
eMediNexus, 23 October 2020
#Gastroenterology #Multispeciality #Hepatology
Mounting evidence suggest that usually the prognosis of critically ill patients with cirrhosis is poor. The authors of the present study evaluated the effect of ...more
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Alloveda Liver Update: Diagnosis and treatment of autoimmune hepatitis in elderly patients
Alloveda Liver Update: Diagnosis and treatment of autoimmune hepatitis in elderly patients
eMediNexus, 22 October 2020
#Gastroenterology #Multispeciality #Hepatology
Autoimmune hepatitis is a chronic inflammatory disease of the liver of unknown cause that can affect children and adults. However, it may present as acute or ch ...more
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Kochi doctor alleges about COVID deaths due to negligence at government hospital
Kochi doctor alleges about COVID deaths due to negligence at government hospital
Shaju Philip, 22 October 2020
#Multispeciality
A doctor at the government medical college hospital in Kochi has mentioned numerous cases of patients not given proper ventilator support and two deaths in Augu ...more
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Netherland scientists discovered new organ in the human throat
Netherland scientists discovered new organ in the human throat
Express Web Desk, 22 October 2020
#Multispeciality
Netherland’s scientists have discovered a potential new organ in the human throat as they were carrying out research on prostate cancer, as reported by Li ...more
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 JOURNAL UPDATES
Assessing efficacy and safety of a new topical gel formulation containing retinol encapsulated in glycospheres and hydroxypinacolone retinoate, an antimicrobial peptide, salicylic acid, glycolic acid and niacinamide for treatment of mild acne
Assessing efficacy and safety of a new topical gel formulation containing retinol encapsulated in glycospheres and hydroxypinacolone retinoate, an antimicrobial peptide, salicylic acid, glycolic acid and niacinamide for treatment of mild acne
eMediNexus, 23 October 2020
#Dermatology
Acne vulgaris is a widely prevalent condition that impacts physical as well as psychological perceptions. Combination of topical retinoids along with antimicrob ...more
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In vitro bioassay system for evaluating skin permeability to and pro-inflammatory activity mediated by zinc ion released from nanoparticles
In vitro bioassay system for evaluating skin permeability to and pro-inflammatory activity mediated by zinc ion released from nanoparticles
eMediNexus, 23 October 2020
#Dermatology
Nanoparticles (NPs) appear to be promising in the medical domain due to their unique physicochemical properties. In particular, zinc oxide (ZnO) NPs are extensi ...more
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Recurrence and cosmetic outcomes with shave excision versus elliptical excision of nonpigmented intradermal melanocytic nevi
Recurrence and cosmetic outcomes with shave excision versus elliptical excision of nonpigmented intradermal melanocytic nevi
eMediNexus, 23 October 2020
#Dermatology
Non-pigmented intradermal melanocytic nevi are benign lesions that are usually removed for cosmetic reasons. There is a lack of consensus on the best technique ...more
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Efficacy of ablative fractional laser treatment in hypertrophic burn and traumatic scars
Efficacy of ablative fractional laser treatment in hypertrophic burn and traumatic scars
eMediNexus, 23 October 2020
#Dermatology
The association of hypertrophic scars following burns and other trauma with significant functional and psychosocial impairment is well known. Ablative fractiona ...more
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 MOLECULE UPDATES
Advancements in therapeutic potential of adapalene
Advancements in therapeutic potential of adapalene
eMediNexus, 23 October 2020
#Dermatology
Adapalene, a third-generation retinoid has been successfully used in the treatment of acne vulgaris. It acts by binding to retinoic acid nuclear receptors. Vari ...more
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Observational study of the effects of upper respiratory tract infection on hydration status
Observational study of the effects of upper respiratory tract infection on hydration status
eMediNexus, 22 October 2020
#Pediatrics
A frequent treatment recommendation during acute respiratory infection is to increase fluid intake.The purpose of a study published in Multidisciplinary Respira ...more
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Metformin use is likely to reduce mortality in a diverse population with Covid-19 and diabetes
Metformin use is likely to reduce mortality in a diverse population with Covid-19 and diabetes
eMediNexus, 17 October 2020
#Diabetes and Endocrinology
Covid-19, the growing pandemic with a rising death toll has been associated with many comorbidities as well as racial disparity. However, specific characteristi ...more
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Metformin as an adjuvant treatment for cancer: A new role for an old drug
Metformin as an adjuvant treatment for cancer: A new role for an old drug
eMediNexus, 17 October 2020
#Diabetes and Endocrinology
Use of metformin has been associated with a reduced risk of developing cancer and an improvement in overall cancer survival rates. Various factors make metformi ...more
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 INTERESTING CASES
Successful treatment of Vulvar Acne of a 32-year-old female with oral retinoid therapy.
Successful treatment of Vulvar Acne of a 32-year-old female with oral retinoid therapy.
, 23 October 2020
#Dermatology
IntroductionIntermittent inflammation of the vulval pilosebaceous units is common and usually self‐limiting, but some patients experience recurrent and more t ...more
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A Case of Biotinidase Deficiency Presenting as Quadriparesis
A Case of Biotinidase Deficiency Presenting as Quadriparesis
, 22 October 2020
#Pediatrics
AbstractBiotinidase deficiency is a rare disorder with a wide spectrum of neurological, dermatological, and immunological dysfunction. Identification of this di ...more
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Case of a 54-year-old Man with Sudden Cardiac Arrest
Case of a 54-year-old Man with Sudden Cardiac Arrest
eMediNexus, 20 October 2020
#Nephrology
The caseA 54-year-old man assessed at the hospital after cardiac arrest associated with ventricular fibrillation.Until mid-day on the day of admission, the pati ...more
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Sjogren's syndrome
Sjogren's syndrome
eMediNexus, 17 October 2020
#Allergy and Immunology
A 75-year-old vegetarian male was diagnosed with Sjogrens syndrome.His findings included – elevatedserum antinuclear antibodies (ANA) and a confirmatory s ...more
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 QUIZZES

Quizzes
eMediNexus, 22 October 2020
#Public Health
A vitreous aspirate has been collected in an emergency at 9 pm. What advice would you like to give to the staff on duty regarding the overnight storage of the sample? ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 22 October 2020
#Dermatology
Which of the following statements regarding the diagnosis of atopic dermatitis is false? ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 21 October 2020
#Pharmacist
Epidermodysplasia verruciformis is caused by which of the following HPV serotypes: ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 21 October 2020
#Pediatrics
Which of the following statements is false? ...MORE
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 MEDICO LEGAL CORNER

                What does the United Nations say about the right to healthcare?
What does the United Nations say about the right to healthcare?
Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 22 October 2020
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                What is a medical accident?
What is a medical accident?
Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 21 October 2020
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                Is it essential to disclose the names of the members of a surgical team?
Is it essential to disclose the names of the members of a surgical team?
Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 20 October 2020
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                If the doctor waives off his fees, will he still be held liable for medical negligence?
If the doctor waives off his fees, will he still be held liable for medical negligence?
Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 19 October 2020
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 LAUGH A LITTLE

                Price you pay for being Good
Price you pay for being Good
eMediNexus, 22 October 2020
# Multispeciality
549 Views
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                On Trial
On Trial
eMediNexus, 21 October 2020
# Multispeciality
570 Views
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                Priceless definitions
Priceless definitions
eMediNexus, 20 October 2020
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527 Views
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                Jealousy
Jealousy
eMediNexus, 19 October 2020
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 LIGHTER READS

                eWellness: Reduce your risk of stroke
eWellness: Reduce your risk of stroke
Dr KK Aggarwal, 22 October 2020
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                eSpiritual: Do Your Duty with Discipline and Devotion
eSpiritual: Do Your Duty with Discipline and Devotion
Dr KK Aggarwal, 22 October 2020
# Multispeciality
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                Inspirational Story: The way to feel good is to do good.
Inspirational Story: The way to feel good is to do good.
eMediNexus, 22 October 2020
# Multispeciality
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                eWellness: 5 foods that fight high cholesterol
eWellness: 5 foods that fight high cholesterol
Dr KK Aggarwal, 21 October 2020
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