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Coronavirus Updates

Dr Veena Aggarwal, Consultant Womens’ Health, CMD and Editor-in-Chief, IJCP Group & Medtalks Trustee, Dr KK’s Heart Care Foundation of India,  13 August 2022

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With inputs from Dr Monica VasudevCDC updates its Covid-19 isolation guidelinesThe CDC recommends wearing a high-quality mask for 10 days upon exposure to Covid-19 and to get tested on day 5 rather than quarantining. In its updated guidance, the CDC advises isolation if sick and suspect Covid-19, even though not lab-confirmed. Upon testing positive, the person should isolate for a minimum period o ...more
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 CLINICAL NEWS
Nation Doctor's Day: Super Heroes in White Coat
Clinical News
Nation Doctor's Day: Super Heroes in White Coat

eMediNexus,  01 July 2022

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Every year on July 1st, National Doctor’s Day is celebrated in the memory of Dr. Bidhan Chandra Roy, a respected doctor and the second chief minister of West Bengal. This day is observed to appreciate and honor all the medical professionals who have unconditionally and selflessly aided in time of need. This years ...more
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 Columnist
DiabetesIndia 2022:  Is There a Current Place for Sulfonylureas in Diabetes Management?
DiabetesIndia 2022: Is There a Current Place for Sulfonylureas in Diabetes Management?
Dr Anuj Maheshwari, Uttar Pradesh, 12 June 2022
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The availability of new drug classes has sparked a debate regarding the utility and viability of sulfonylureas (SUs) as a therapeutic option with views on cardi ...more
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Timely Intervention in T2DM: Focus on SGLT2-DPP-4 Inhibitor Combinations
Timely Intervention in T2DM: Focus on SGLT2-DPP-4 Inhibitor Combinations
Dr AG Unnikrishnan, Pune, 06 June 2022
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The sequential treatment approach is often compounded by substantial clinical inertia to timely treatment intensification. Substantial clinical inertia exists a ...more
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 NEWS AND UPDATES
DiabetesIndia 2022: Overcoming Barriers to Improve Outcomes in Uninsured Patients with Diabetes
DiabetesIndia 2022: Overcoming Barriers to Improve Outcomes in Uninsured Patients with Diabetes
Dr Otis W Kirksey, USA, 13 August 2022
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Neighbourhood Medical Centre (NMC) is a federally qualified Health Centre that provides services including primary care, chronic disease management, mental heal ...more
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INSACOG to Review Data of Genomic Surveillance of Covid Variants
INSACOG to Review Data of Genomic Surveillance of Covid Variants
ANI, 12 August 2022
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On Friday, amid the surging cases of COVID in the national capital and other parts of India, the Indian SARS-CoV-2 Genomics Consortium (INSACOG) will be reviewi ...more
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Clinical trial registry run by ghost staff, registers over 1,000 clinical trials.
Clinical trial registry run by ghost staff, registers over 1,000 clinical trials.
TNN, 12 August 2022
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Beyond June 30, 2022, the Clinical Trial Registry of India (CTRI) does not exist anymore since there has been no official order extending its existence. Also, n ...more
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Health Ministry Official: BA.5 Omicron Variant is Surging
Health Ministry Official: BA.5 Omicron Variant is Surging
Abhishek Law, 10 August 2022
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In India, nearly 20–30% of the fresh cases are caused by the BA.5 variant of Omicron. At present, the BA.5 variant is the most dominant globally. On the o ...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
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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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 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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Quizzes
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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Quizzes
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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 CONFERENCE NEWS

Conferences
DiabetesIndia 2022: Update on Diabetes Prevention
Dr Anil Kumar Virmani, Jamshedpur, 07 June 2022
#Diabetes and Endocrinology #Multispeciality
Awareness and education of all (right from schools) are very important.Strategies to screen for prediabetes and assessment of individual risk factors are the ne ...more
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Seen on a famous beauty parlor in Bombay
eMediNexus, 13 June 2021
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Funny definitions
eMediNexus, 12 June 2021
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 Lighter Reads
eWellness: Clinicians should aggressively treat unhealthy lifestyles
eWellness: Clinicians should aggressively treat unhealthy lifestyles
eMediNexus, 15 June 2021
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ESpiritual: Why do We Burn Camphor in Any Pooja?
ESpiritual: Why do We Burn Camphor in Any Pooja?
eMediNexus, 15 June 2021
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Inspirational: Hitting Unseen Target
Inspirational: Hitting Unseen Target
eMediNexus, 15 June 2021
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eSpiritual: Direct all your energy towards the soul, not the ego
eSpiritual: Direct all your energy towards the soul, not the ego
eMediNexus, 14 June 2021
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