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Editorial
Thanking IMA
Dr KK Aggarwal, 19 September 2018
#Multispeciality

Dear Friends,A new team of CMAAO leaders took office at the 33rd Assembly of CMAAO held in Penang, Malaysia from 12th-14th September.Dr Ravindran Naidu, President Malaysia Medical Association was elected President for this year.I was elected as the President-elect and will be taking over as President CMAAO on 5th September in 2019 in Goa.CMAAO or the Confederation of Medical Associations in Asia a ...more

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Clinical News
Health Ministry organizes Anemia Test & Treat Camp at Nirman Bhawan
eMediNexus, 18 September 2018
#Multispeciality
A ‘Test and Treat’ camp for anemia has been organized at Nirman Bhawan for ten days. The objective of this camp is to generate awareness in community regarding anemia. Facilities of hemoglobin testing and nutrition counselling will be provided at the camps by National Centre of Excellence and Advanced Research on Anemia (NCEAR-A). Nutrition counselors from National Centre of Excellence ...more
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 NEWS AND UPDATES

News and Updates
Vaccines for IBD patients
Dr KK Aggarwal, 18 September 2018
#Multispeciality
Morning MEDtalks with Dr KK Aggarwal 18th September 2018TEDx Video: Doctor-patient relationship: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i9ml1vKK2DQDaily low-dose aspir ...more
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News and Updates
Health quiz for a healthier heart
Dr KK Aggarwal, 18 September 2018
#Multispeciality
Morning MEDtalks with Dr KK Aggarwal 19th September 2018 Video to watch: What is FDC?https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tGv6BRIG8UA TEDx Video:  ...more
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News and Updates
Napalm girl undergoes laser treatment
Dr KK Aggarwal, 17 September 2018
#Multispeciality
Morning MEDtalks with Dr KK Aggarwal 17th September 2018TEDx Video: Doctor-patient relationship:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i9ml1vKK2DQ‘Napalm girl&rs ...more
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News and Updates
Doctor beaten up by nurses after allegedly molesting a nurse in Bihar
eMediNexus, 17 September 2018
#Multispeciality
A surgeon from Katihar was beaten up by a group of nurses who accused him of molesting a 2nd year trainee nurse. The nurses has filed a complaint with the hospi ...more
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 JOURNAL UPDATES

Journal Updates
Examining Balloon Expulsion Testing as an Office-Based, Screening Test for Dyssynergic Defecation.
eMediNexus, 18 September 2018
#Gastroenterology
A new study published in The American Journal of Gastroenterology assessed the clinical utility of balloon expulsion testing (BET) as an initial test for dyssyn ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Incidence and Health Related Quality of Life of Opioid-Induced Constipation in Noncancer Pain Patients.
eMediNexus, 18 September 2018
#Gastroenterology #Internal Medicine
A new study published in Pain Research and Treatment assessed the incidence of constipation, health related quality of life (HRQOL), and disability in opioid-in ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Symptom distribution of female pelvic floor dysfunction patients with constipation.
eMediNexus, 18 September 2018
#Gastroenterology
A new study published in the Chinese Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery aimed to assess multiple symptom distribution, severity, and quality of life of female ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Obstructed defecation - an enteric neuropathy.
eMediNexus, 18 September 2018
#Gastroenterology
The goal of a new study published in the International Journal of Colorectal Disease was to elucidate alterations of the autonomous enteric nervous system at th ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Sleep deprivation increases risk of motor vehicle accidents
eMediNexus, 18 September 2018
#Emergency Medicine #Neurology #Public Health
A study published September 18, 2018 in the journal Sleep indicates that driving after having slept less than 7 hours in a 24-hour period is associated with inc ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Diversity of airway microbiome in cystic fibrosis patients may be a biomarker of clinical outcome
eMediNexus, 18 September 2018
#Infectious Diseases #Pathology and Lab Medicine #Public Health #Pulmonary Medicine
 The diversity of airway microbiome in patients with cystic fibrosis is predictive of progression to early end-stage lung disease and disproportionate decl ...MORE
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 MOLECULE UPDATES

Molecule Updates
The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Clinical Practice Guideline.
eMediNexus, 18 September 2018
#Gastroenterology #Internal Medicine
Guidelines of The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons published in Diseases of the Colon and Rectum state that the use of osmotic laxatives, such as p ...MORE
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Molecule Updates
Therapeutic massages to relieve stress and discomfort during pregnancy
eMediNexus, 15 September 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
Therapeutic massage exerts beneficial effects in several medical conditions and stressful experiences.1 Women, during pregnancy and in labor, are increasingly u ...MORE
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Molecule Updates
Rashes during pregnancy - Moisturizers come to the rescue
eMediNexus, 15 September 2018
#Dermatology #Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pregnancy is associated with complex skin changes on account of endocrinological, immunological, metabolic, and vascular alterations. More than 90% women experi ...MORE
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Molecule Updates
Comparison and analysis of statins drug use in the treatment of diastolic dysfunction in patients.
eMediNexus, 13 September 2018
#Cardiology #Internal Medicine
A new article published in the Pakistan Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences stated that statins have multiple antilipidemic effects, such as anti-inflammatory, a ...MORE
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 INTERESTING CASES

Interesting Cases
An Unusual Case of Massive Splenomegaly in Cirrhotic Portal Hypertension
Monika Maheshwari, Rajendra Kumar Verma , Ravi, 18 September 2018
#Cardiology #Gastroenterology
Abstract: Splenomegaly is a common finding in a wide-spectrum of diseases. It is usually reported in myeloproliferative disorders, lymphoma ...MORE
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Interesting Cases
Lower Segment Large Fibroid in a Unicornuate Uterus with 34 weeks Pregnancy
Urvashi Singh, Panchpal Shivangi, 15 September 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
About the AuthorsSingh Urvashi1, Panchpal Shivangi2Lecturer, department of obstetrics and gynaecology, Moti Lal Nehru Medical College, Allahabad.3rd year reside ...MORE
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Interesting Cases
Superficial Brachial Artery: Its Embryological and Clinical Significance
M Khullar, Meenakshi Khullar, 13 September 2018
#Cardiology
Abstract: Axillary artery (AA) is a continuation of the subclavian artery from the outer border of the first rib. It ends at the inferior border of the teres ma ...MORE
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Interesting Cases
Severe anemia and hypothyroidsm- case report
Dr Suprabha Shukla, Dr Dillip kumar Das, Dr Jnanindra Nath Behera, 12 September 2018
#Pediatrics
Abstract: Thyroid hormone plays an important role in different metabolism in the body. Hematopoietic system is the primary one among the affected systems and an ...MORE
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 QUIZZES

Quizzes
eMediNexus, 18 September 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
A 55-year-old lady presenting to OPD with postmenopausal bleeding for 3 months has a 1x1 cm nodule on the anterior lip of cervix. The most appropriate investigation to be done subsequently is: ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 17 September 2018
#Gastroenterology
An enzyme involved in the catabolism of fructose to pyruvate in the liver is: ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 16 September 2018
#Gastroenterology
A 70-year-old male patient presented with history of chest pain and was diagnosed to have coronary artery disease. During routine evaluation, an ultrasound of the abdomen showed presence of gallbladder stones. There was no past history of biliary colic or jaundice. What is the best treatment advice for such a patient for his gallbladder stones? ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 15 September 2018
#HIV AIDS #Infectious Diseases
Which of the following statements best describe initiation of HAART in HIV/TB coinfection? ...MORE
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 Medico Legal Corner

Can a patient dictate as to what all a doctor should write instead of following the protocol?

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 18 September 2018
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Is it mandatory for the registered medical practitioner to specify in which specialty he has done?

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 17 September 2018
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Can a patient dictate as what all a doctor should write instead of following the protocol

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 16 September 2018
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What action can be taken if patient threatens filing an FIR?

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 15 September 2018
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 Laugh a little

Dream of a necklace

eMediNexus, 18 September 2018
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Handcuffs

eMediNexus, 17 September 2018
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Good Treatment

eMediNexus, 16 September 2018
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A Happy Family

eMediNexus, 15 September 2018
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 Lighter Reads

eWellness: HCFI tips for managing obesity.

Dr KK Aggarwal, 18 September 2018
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eSpiritual: Spirituality is the key to health

Dr KK Aggarwal, 18 September 2018
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Inspirational: The Burnt Biscuits

eMediNexus, 18 September 2018
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Inspirational: A Young Sad Lady

eMediNexus, 17 September 2018
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