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Editorial
World COPD Day: Chronic cough, a novel phenotype of COPD
Dr KK Aggarwal, 21 November 2018
#Multispeciality

A new study has suggested that chronic cough is not just a symptom of COPD; instead, it should be considered as an important phenotype during the determination of high-risk groups of patients with COPD, particularly with regard to future acute exacerbation of COPD (AECOPD). The study published in the International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease included 1,613 COPD patients, ...more

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Clinical News
WHO and partners launch new country-led response to put stalled malaria control efforts back on track
eMediNexus, 20 November 2018
#Business And Medicine #Infectious Diseases #Pathology and Lab Medicine #Public Health
Reductions in malaria cases have stalled after several years of decline globally, according to the new World malaria report 2018. To get the reduction in malaria deaths and disease back on track, WHO and partners are joining a new country-led response to scale up prevention and treatment, and increased investment, to protect vulnerable people from the deadly disease. It is based on four pillars:Ga ...more
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 NEWS AND UPDATES

News and Updates
5 things men can do for good health
Dr KK Aggarwal, 21 November 2018
#Multispeciality
Morning MEDtalks with Dr KK Aggarwal 21st November 2018Men’s health checklist: 5 things men can do for good health (WHO)Have regular check-ups: Even if yo ...more
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News and Updates
Noise pollution is a rising problem in hospitals
Dr KK Aggarwal, 20 November 2018
#Multispeciality
 Morning MEDtalks with Dr KK Aggarwal 20th November 2018 Noise pollution is a rising problem in hospitals: In an editorial published Nov. 18, 201 ...more
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News and Updates
World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims
Dr KK Aggarwal, 19 November 2018
#Multispeciality
Morning MEDtalks with Dr KK Aggarwal 19th November 2018 68% of Ayushman beneficiaries get treatment in pvt hospitals: NEW DELHI: In encouraging news f ...more
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News and Updates
NIMS doctor suicide: Probe panel says he was bullied
, 19 November 2018
#Multispeciality
They also said that many resident doctors brought to their notice that certain faculty members verbally abuse them in front of patients and attendants.HYDERABAD ...more
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 JOURNAL UPDATES

Journal Updates
Depressed people have an increased risk of atrial fibrillation
eMediNexus, 20 November 2018
#Cardiology #Pharmacist #Psychiatry
Patients with depression have an increased risk of atrial fibrillation (AF), according to a study published Nov. 20, 2018 in the E ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Older and frail heart attack patients are at a higher risk of bleeding
eMediNexus, 20 November 2018
#Cardiology #Internal Medicine #Pharmacist
Many older patients who are considered frail by medical standards receive anticoagulants (blood thinners) and undergo cardiac cath ...MORE
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Journal Updates
New AAP guidelines on preterm infants with suspected or proven early-o
eMediNexus, 20 November 2018
#Critical Care #Infectious Diseases #Pediatrics
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has published new guidelines on diagnosing and managing serious infections in infants bor ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Modulation of gut microbiome may alleviate immunotherapy-associated co
eMediNexus, 19 November 2018
#Allergy and Immunology #Gastroenterology
Researchers have reported the first case series of immune checkpoint inhibitors-associated colitis successfully treated with fecal ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Increasing tumor stage is a risk factor for local regrowth of rectal c
eMediNexus, 19 November 2018
#Gastroenterology #Hematology #Oncology #Radiology
 A study evaluating factors affecting local regrowth after watch and wait for patients with rectal cancer and a clinical comp ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Study recommends surveillance for liver cancer in older patients with
eMediNexus, 19 November 2018
#Gastroenterology #Hematology #Oncology #Pathology and Lab Medicine #Pharmacist
Surveillance for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) should continue in patients older than 50 years, even after they have undergone 5 ...MORE
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 MOLECULE UPDATES

Molecule Updates
Role of zinc in managing pruritus
eMediNexus, 17 November 2018
#Dermatology #Obstetrics and Gynecology
Metallic preparations form an important part of Ayurvedic therapeutic armamentarium. Metallic preparations hav ...MORE
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Molecule Updates
Aromatherapy during pregnancy
eMediNexus, 17 November 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
Stress during pregnancy can result in depression and increased risk of preterm delivery and low-birth-weight i ...MORE
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Molecule Updates
Importance of kokum butter to treat cracked and sore nipples
eMediNexus, 10 November 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
A vast majority of breastfeeding women experience nipple soreness.1 Poor breastfeeding technique, breast engor ...MORE
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Molecule Updates
Benefits of breastfeeding for mothers
eMediNexus, 10 November 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology #Pediatrics
Breast milk is regarded as the infant’s only source of nutrition for the first 6 months of life. Complem ...MORE
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 INTERESTING CASES

Interesting Cases
Cervical Molar Pregnancy and Its Future Fertility
Babita Ramani, Rajat Mohanty, Sudipta Patnaik, 17 November 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
Abstract Background: Cervical complete molar pregnancy is very rare and fatal and surgical intervention makes it lethal. Case report: A 37 years G2P1L1 with pre ...MORE
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Interesting Cases
Ectopic Pregnancy Presenting as True Gestational Epilepsy
SHYAMAL G, VIJAYALAKSHMI, 10 November 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
ABSTRACTEctopic pregnancy refers to implantation of fertilized egg in a location outside of uterine cavity including fallopian tube, cervix, ovary, cornual regi ...MORE
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Interesting Cases
Mutton Bone Ingestion Complicated by Terminal Ιleum Perforation
D Gopal Rao, K Suryanarayana, 06 November 2018
#Gastroenterology
Background: Enteric perforation and tubercular perforation represent the most common causes of terminal ileum perforation, but other causes, like ingestion of m ...MORE
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Interesting Cases
Intraperitoneal Bladder Injury During Tubectomy: A Conservative Approach
Shaveta Jain, Roopa Malik, Smiti Nanda, Nitin Jain, 02 November 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
Abstract: Iatrogenic bladder injury is a recognized rare complication of gynecological surgery ...MORE
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 QUIZZES

Quizzes
eMediNexus, 20 November 2018
#Public Health
A patient has been allegedly bitten by cobra snake. The venom in such a bite would be: ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 19 November 2018
#Pediatrics
A 5-year-old boy passed 18 loose stools in last 24 hour and vomited twice in last 4 hour. He is irritable but drinking fluids. The optimal therapy for this child is: ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 18 November 2018
#Business And Medicine
An early systolic murmur may be caused by all of the following except: ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 17 November 2018
#Cardiology
All of the following conditions may predispose to pulmonary embolism except: ...MORE
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 Medico Legal Corner

Is the consent given for a diagnostic procedure also valid as consent

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 20 November 2018
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What are the MCI guidelines for clinical research?

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 19 November 2018
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Some patients ask for a bill for the drugs supplied by the registered

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 18 November 2018
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In which situations consent is not necessary to be obtained by the doc

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 17 November 2018
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 Laugh a little

A Wifes Wishes

eMediNexus, 20 November 2018
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Boss

eMediNexus, 19 November 2018
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As an English professor

eMediNexus, 18 November 2018
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Flustered

eMediNexus, 17 November 2018
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 Lighter Reads

eWellness: Patients with acidity should avoid chocolates and peppermint

Dr KK Aggarwal, 20 November 2018
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eSpiritual: Music As A Drug

Dr KK Aggarwal, 20 November 2018
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Einspirational: Forgive and Forget

eMediNexus, 20 November 2018
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eWellness: Promotion of hygiene as important as deworming tablet

Dr KK Aggarwal, 19 November 2018
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