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 EDITORIAL
Editorial
Biomedical waste management: Safety of health care workers handling the waste is paramount
Dr KK Aggarwal, 21 April 2019
#Multispeciality

Biomedical waste includes human and animal anatomical waste, treatment apparatus like needles, syringes and other materials used in health care facilities in the course of treatment and research.  This waste is generated during diagnosis, treatment or immunization in hospitals, nursing homes, pathological laboratories, blood bank, etc.Tonnes of biomedical waste are produced by hospitals every ...more

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 CLINICAL NEWS
Clinical News
Study identifies normal reference values to screen for osteoporosis on routine CT scan
eMediNexus, 20 April 2019
#Diabetes and Endocrinology #Orthopedics #Radiology #Rheumatology
Normative ranges of L1 vertebra trabecular attenuation were established across all adult ages, and these can serve as a quick reference at routine CT, regardless of the clinical indication for imaging, to identify adults with low bone mineral density who are at risk for osteoporosis, according to a study published online March 26, 2019 in Radiology. ...more
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 NEWS AND UPDATES
Foreign medical graduate arrested for practicing with fake certificates
Shagufta Perween, 20 April 2019
#Multispeciality
Sangli: A 29-year-old foreign medical graduate has been arrested for submitting fake MCI registration certificate, NBE mark sheet and Foreign Medical Graduates ...more
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Japan: World's smallest baby boy ready to go home
AFP, 20 April 2019
#Multispeciality
Tokyo: The worlds smallest baby boy, born in October in Japan, weighing as much as an apple, is now set to go home. Ryusuke Sekiya was delivered through emergen ...more
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FDA approves first generic naloxone nasal spray to treat opioid overdose
eMediNexus, 20 April 2019
#Pharmacist #Psychiatry #Public Health
The US Food and Drug Administration has granted final approval of the first generic naloxone hydrochloride nasal spray, commonly known as Narcan, a life-saving ...more
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'Pharmacy' to be used in place of 'chemists & druggists'
eMediNexus, 20 April 2019
#Business And Medicine #Ophthalmology #Pharmacist
The words “chemists and druggists” appearing on the signboards of medical shops will soon have to be replaced with the word “pharmacy” f ...more
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 JOURNAL UPDATES
Decline in measles vaccination is causing a preventable global resurge
eMediNexus, 20 April 2019
#Infectious Diseases #Pathology and Lab Medicine #Pharmacist #Public Health
In 2000, measles was declared to be eliminated in the United States, when no sustained transmission of the virus was seen in this ...MORE
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Brain stimulation shows promise for understanding memory decline in ol
eMediNexus, 20 April 2019
#Business And Medicine #Neurology #Pharmacist #Psychiatry
In a small, pilot study, a non-invasive device that uses magnetic fields to stimulate nerve cells in the brain was associated with ...MORE
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Efficacy of vitamin D supplementation on glycemic control in type 2 di
eMediNexus, 19 April 2019
#Diabetes and Endocrinology
The purpose of a new study published in Medicine was to determine the relationship between vitamin D intervention and glycemic con ...MORE
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Low-calorie sweetener use, weight, and metabolic health among children
eMediNexus, 19 April 2019
#Diabetes and Endocrinology
A new article published in Pediatric Obesity discussed that reduction in the consumption of added sugars and sugar- ...MORE
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Preschool children with chronic constipation are often picky eaters
eMediNexus, 19 April 2019
#Gastroenterology #Pediatrics
In the first study of its kind in the US, researchers found that normally developing preschool children with chronic constipation ...MORE
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EXID, a rare paradoxical response to ART
eMediNexus, 19 April 2019
#Allergy and Immunology #HIV AIDS #Pathology and Lab Medicine #Public Health
Scientists have identified a rare, paradoxical response to antiretroviral therapy (ART) known as extreme immune decline, or E ...MORE
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 MOLECULE UPDATES
Serum Levels of Meteorin-Like (Metrnl) are elevated in Patients with Newly Diagnosed T2DM.
eMediNexus, 02 April 2019
#Diabetes and Endocrinology
A new study published in dinvestigated the association between serum levels of Meteorin-like (Metrnl) – ...MORE
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Differentiating Basal Insulin Preparations.
eMediNexus, 02 April 2019
#Diabetes and Endocrinology
A new article published in Advances in Therapy discussed that prandial insulins are designed to have quick tim ...MORE
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Zinc - Benefits for skin health
eMediNexus, 30 March 2019
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
Zinc has been used for hundreds of years as a treatment intervention. Topical preparations of zinc have been u ...MORE
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Diet in pregnancy
eMediNexus, 30 March 2019
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
Good food quality, with adequate macro- and micronutrient intake in pregnancy, is essential for the health sta ...MORE
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 INTERESTING CASES
Corneo-Scleral Melting In A Diabetic Patient
Dr. Joginder Pal Chugh, Dr. Prachi Jain, Dr. Rajender Singh Chauhan, Dr. Ashok Rathi, 19 April 2019
#Diabetes and Endocrinology
ABSTRACT:Scleritis is a rare, usually painful inflammation of sclera causing scleral melt and exposure of underlying uveal tissue. Although, idiopathic in 50% c ...MORE
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A Case Study on Allergic Contact Dermatitis
Jayashree Dinkar Patil, Shyam Sundar Chaudhary, Neha Rani, Anup Kumar Mishra, 18 April 2019
#Allergy and Immunology
AbstractACD is now recognized as a significant problem. The incidence of ACD in children is rising perhaps due to increased exposure to sensitizing agents Sever ...MORE
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Diabetes Reversal Technique
JS RAJKUMAR, S AKBAR, JR ANIRUDH, 02 April 2019
#Diabetes and Endocrinology
AbstractApart from a case report of successful remission of diabetes through surgery, in this article, we explain the rationale for achieving remission of diabe ...MORE
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A Rare Case of Torsion Ovarian Fibroma
eMediNexus, 30 March 2019
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
AbstractOvarian fibroma is a benign solid tumor, which accounts for 1-4% of ovarian neoplasms. This is commonly seen in postmenopausal women. A 40-year-old para ...MORE
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 QUIZZES

Quizzes
eMediNexus, 20 April 2019
#Neurology
Which of the following is not an important division of subclavian artery? ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 19 April 2019
#Hematology
Hemochromatosis means ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 18 April 2019
#Anesthesiology
The most efficient anaesthetic circuit for a 25-year-old male is undergoing incision and drainage of abscess under general anesthesia with spontaneous respiration is: ...MORE
15 Answers

Quizzes
eMediNexus, 17 April 2019
#Anesthesiology
During rapid sequence induction of anesthesia: ...MORE
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 Medico Legal Corner

Can drugs be supplied by the registered practitioner to his patient?

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 20 April 2019
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The patient was not getting cured. Can this be termed as medical negli

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 19 April 2019
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Can a telephonic medical consult be regarded as a valid consult?

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 18 April 2019
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Is it necessary for the doctor to mention his or her Reg. No. issued b

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 17 April 2019
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 Laugh a little

The reluctant spender

eMediNexus, 20 April 2019
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An Old Woman

eMediNexus, 19 April 2019
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Blue light on his motorcycle

eMediNexus, 18 April 2019
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Is Mr. Smith there?

eMediNexus, 17 April 2019
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 Lighter Reads

Inspirational: That little girl

eMediNexus, 20 April 2019
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ESpiritual: Who is a Good Teacher?

Dr KK Aggarwal, 20 April 2019
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eWellness: First aid for poisonous bites and stings

Dr KK Aggarwal, 20 April 2019
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Inspirational: The House with the Golden Windows

eMediNexus, 19 April 2019
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