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Editorial
Gender-based characterization of Takotsubo syndrome

Professor (Dr) Ashok Kumar Das, Consultant Physician and Endocrinologist, Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences, Pondicherry,  28 May 2022

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Takotsubo syndrome, or stress cardiomyopathy, also commonly referred to as the broken heart syndrome, is an acute heart disease. Clinically, its presentation appears similar to that of acute coronary syndrome with severe left ventricular dysfunction. However, the coronary angiogram is usually normal in patients with Takotsubo syndrome. The transient LV dysfunction is substantial extending beyond the distrib ...more
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 CLINICAL NEWS
Docflix: OTT platform for doctors launched by mankind pharma
Clinical News
Docflix: OTT platform for doctors launched by mankind pharma

eMediNexus,  19 May 2022

#Business And Medicine #Family Medicine #Hospital Medicine #Multispeciality
Mankind Pharma has launched an OTT platform, Docflix that will air 20 different shows on varied topics. The topics range from simplified science, legend inside the white coat, stitch in time, CardioUnflip, Digital for doctors, Medico-legal cases, and much more.With cardiovascular disease being a major cause of increase ...more
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 Columnist
DiabetesIndia 2022: Are We Missing Evidence-based Practice in Diabetes?
DiabetesIndia 2022: Are We Missing Evidence-based Practice in Diabetes?
Dr Benny Negalur, Maharashtra, 23 May 2022
#Diabetes and Endocrinology #Multispeciality
If we all agree on best practices based on data and research – we can reduce unnecessary care, save money and push people into pathways to yield better re ...more
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Is There a Current Place for Sulfonylureas in Diabetes Management?
Is There a Current Place for Sulfonylureas in Diabetes Management?
Dr Anuj Maheshwari, Uttar Pradesh, 22 May 2022
#Diabetes and Endocrinology #Multispeciality
The availability of new drug classes has sparked a debate regarding the utility and viability of SUs as a therapeutic option with views on CV risks and hypoglyc ...more
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 NEWS AND UPDATES
CNS Update: Effectiveness of Pregabalin Treatment for Neuropathic Pain in Patients with Spine Diseases: A Pooled Analysis of Two Multicenter Observational Studies
CNS Update: Effectiveness of Pregabalin Treatment for Neuropathic Pain in Patients with Spine Diseases: A Pooled Analysis of Two Multicenter Observational Studies
eMediNexuS, 27 May 2022
#Multispeciality #Neurology
Neuropathic pain (NeP) is common among patients with chronic pain associated with spine diseases. A study aimed to evaluate the therapeutic potential of pr ...more
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CNS Update: Expert review and recommendations for the management of acute, chronic, and neuropathic pain in Qatar
CNS Update: Expert review and recommendations for the management of acute, chronic, and neuropathic pain in Qatar
eMediNexus, 27 May 2022
#Multispeciality #Neurology
The objective of a study was to standardize evidence-based local recommendations for pharmacological pain management in Qatar.The study entailed a literature se ...more
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NMC: Doctors to Declare Earnings from Pharma in Affidavit
NMC: Doctors to Declare Earnings from Pharma in Affidavit
Meghna A Singhania, 27 May 2022
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In a major crackdown on the doctor-pharma nexus, the National Medical Commission issued professional conduct regulations 2022, prohibiting doctors and their fam ...more
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Drug Trade Margins to Be Reduced
Drug Trade Margins to Be Reduced
Teena Thacker, 27 May 2022
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The Government is planning to rationalize the trade margin formula in order to reduce drug prices. National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) held a stake ...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 described the association of a wide series of biomarkers with admission to intensive care and death in a hospital, arranging IL-6 owi ...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
#Multispeciality
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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 MOLECULE UPDATES
Abdominal obesity, a risk factor for obstructive airway disease in women
Abdominal obesity, a risk factor for obstructive airway disease in women
Dr Veena Aggarwal, Consultant Womens’ Health, CMD and Editor-in-Chief, IJCP Group & Medtalks Trustee, Dr KK’s Heart Care Foundation of India, 26 February 2022
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Obese women, including those with abdominal obesity, are at higher risk of developing asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), suggests a new stu ...more
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 QUIZZES

Quizzes
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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Quizzes
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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