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HCFI Round Table Expert Zoom Meeting on “Status of Geriatric Care in India & Care of elderly during Covid Pandemic situation”

eMediNexus,  29 July 2021

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 24th July, 202111am-12pm Key points of HCFI Expert Round Table A nation-wide survey involving 21 states showed increasing prevalence of antibodies with increasing age (76% for ≥ 60 year age). Females had more antibodies than males as they suffered more asymptomatic infections. Out of 43 crore vaccinations, >70% had received only one dose of the vaccine. Of those who received both doses, 88% had ...more
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 CLINICAL NEWS
The role of antirheumatics
Clinical News
The role of antirheumatics

eMediNexus,  29 June 2021

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The COVID-19 disease is generally categorised in an initial viral stage and a subsequent immune response phase. The later stage is characterized by hyper inflammation associated with acute respiratory distress syndrome. This warrants the use of many immune modulators and immunosuppressive drugs, which are widely used i ...more
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 Columnist
Medical voice 28th September 2020
Medical voice 28th September 2020
Dr KK Aggarwal, 28 September 2020
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A cheaper, faster Covid-19 testStockholm: A method for fast, cheap, yet accurate testing for Covid-19 infection has been developed by a team of researchers. The ...more
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The polio situation in Philippines
The polio situation in Philippines
Dr Pankaj Bhatnagar, WHO, 21 September 2019
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The polio situation in Philippines is summarized in the report below:The situation On 19 September 2019, the Department of Health (DOH) confirmed the re-emergen ...more
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 NEWS AND UPDATES
 Liver Update: Hepatic manifestations and complications of COVID-19: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Liver Update: Hepatic manifestations and complications of COVID-19: A systematic review and meta-analysis
eMediNexus, 29 July 2021
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 Emerging data suggest the possible role of COVID-19 in worsening hepatic manifestations such as acute hepatic injury. Wang et al, in their recently publis ...more
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Doctor from Delhi first proven case to have had three COVID infections
Doctor from Delhi first proven case to have had three COVID infections
Malathy Iyer, 29 July 2021
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A 61-year-old doctor from Delhi is the first proven case to have had three COVID-19 infections, with two of the episodes caused by Alpha and Delta variants, at ...more
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Rise in TB cases seen among post-COVID patients
Rise in TB cases seen among post-COVID patients
PTI, 29 July 2021
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Doctors at two private healthcare facilities have observed a spike in cases of tuberculosis (TB) among people recovered from COVID-19. They have accounted diabe ...more
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Liver Update: Transient immune hepatitis as post-coronavirus disease complication: A case report.
Liver Update: Transient immune hepatitis as post-coronavirus disease complication: A case report.
eMediNexus, 28 July 2021
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The emergence of severe acute respiratory syndrome corona virus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), as a novel pathogen, has changed the concept of infectious diseases. Literature ...more
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 JOURNAL UPDATES
Vitamin C in prophylaxis and adjunctive treatment of COVID 19
Vitamin C in prophylaxis and adjunctive treatment of COVID 19
eMediNexus, 29 June 2021
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Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 is known to cause respiratory infection, which can be followed by severe systemic illness. Early use of Low dose ...more
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Fungal super infection in COVID 19 patients and role of antifungal stewardship
Fungal super infection in COVID 19 patients and role of antifungal stewardship
eMediNexus, 23 June 2021
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The presence of fungal super infection, specifically invasive pulmonary aspergillosis (IPA), in patients with COVID-19, has become a cause of great concern. Alt ...more
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IL6 and other biomarkers associated with poor prognosis in hospitalized COVID 19 patients
IL6 and other biomarkers associated with poor prognosis in hospitalized COVID 19 patients
eMediNexus, 18 June 2021
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A recently published study explained the relationship of a wide series of biomarkers with admission to intensive care and death in a hospital, prioritizing IL-6 ...more
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 COVID 19 induced Miller Fisher syndrome
COVID 19 induced Miller Fisher syndrome
eMediNexus, 18 June 2021
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COVID-19 has shown its association with numerous neurological manifestations since its arrival. A case reports a 55-year-old, female infected with SARS-CoV-2, a ...more
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Antifungal and antidepressant drugs can inhibit COVID 19 virus
Antifungal and antidepressant drugs can inhibit COVID 19 virus
eMediNexus, 15 June 2021
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A research study published in the British Journal of Pharmacology showed that antifungal drugs and antidepressant drugs might effectively inhibit the SARS-CoV-2 ...more
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High dose Vitamin C in COVID 19 patients
High dose Vitamin C in COVID 19 patients
eMediNexus, 08 June 2021
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Acute respiratory distress syndrome and multiple organ failure in patients with Coronavirus disease 2019 (severe and critical illness) are primarily due to wide ...more
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eMediNexus, 18 June 2021
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Mild Symptoms of Novel coronavirus are: ...MORE
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eMediNexus, 09 October 2018
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An increase in which of the following parameters will shift the oxygen dissociation curve to the left. ...MORE
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eMediNexus, 21 September 2018
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Presence of food might be expected to interfere with drug absorption by slowing gastric emptying, or by altering the degree of ionization of the drug in the stomach. Which of the following statements is not a correct example: ...MORE
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eMediNexus, 02 September 2018
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The following separation technique depends on the molecular size of the protein: ...MORE
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