| News and Updates | eMediNexus
Speciality Topics
 EDITORIAL
Editorial
Risk factors for long COVID

Dr V Ramasubramanian, Sr. Consultant, Infectious Disease & Tropical Medicine, Apollo Hospitals, Chennai; Adjunct Prof. Infectious Diseases, SRMC, Chennai,  27 September 2021

#Multispeciality
A preprint study from Japan has characterized risk factors that not only contribute to the development of long COVID, but also for the persistence of the symptoms of long COVID.The researchers utilized a questionnaire-based survey of patients recovering from COVID-19 and visited the outpatient service of the Disease Control and Prevention Center (DCC) at the National Center for Global Health and Medicine in Japan bet ...more
773 Views
2 Comments
 CLINICAL NEWS
The role of antirheumatics
Clinical News
The role of antirheumatics

eMediNexus,  29 June 2021

#Multispeciality
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
707  Views
3  Comments
 Columnist
Medical voice 28th September 2020
Medical voice 28th September 2020
Dr KK Aggarwal, 28 September 2020
#Multispeciality
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
840  Views
0  Comments
The polio situation in Philippines
The polio situation in Philippines
Dr Pankaj Bhatnagar, WHO, 21 September 2019
#Multispeciality
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
1394  Views
2  Comments
MORE
 NEWS AND UPDATES
 Liver Update Benefits of Liv.52 in Hepatomegaly syndrome in pediatric population
Liver Update Benefits of Liv.52 in Hepatomegaly syndrome in pediatric population
eMediNexus, 27 September 2021
#Gastroenterology #Hepatology #Multispeciality
A hepatomegaly syndrome in children also known as Debre’s syndrome II as and Baker-Winegard syndrome. It is characterized by hypotonia associated with acc ...more
1390  Views
0  Comments
No compensation to families of 14 COVID martyrs from private hospitals in Karnataka
No compensation to families of 14 COVID martyrs from private hospitals in Karnataka
Sunitha Rao R, 27 September 2021
#Multispeciality
BENGALURU: The state government has rejected the applications for compensation from the families of 14 doctors who died due to COVID-19. The government has stat ...more
619  Views
1  Comments
Voice-loss concern in COVID survivors temporary, suggest doctors
Voice-loss concern in COVID survivors temporary, suggest doctors
Prithvijit Mitra, 27 September 2021
#Multispeciality
KOLKATA: Several people who have recovered from COVID-19 in Kolkata have reported partial or complete loss of voice. Doctors have stated that this usually happe ...more
472  Views
0  Comments
Liver Update: Propitious role of Liv.52 in the management of Indian childhood cirrhosis
Liver Update: Propitious role of Liv.52 in the management of Indian childhood cirrhosis
eMediNexus, 26 September 2021
#Gastroenterology #Hepatology #Multispeciality
The etiology of Indian childhood cirrhosis (ICC) is cirrhosis and is considered as difficult to treat. However, formulation known as Liv. 52, combination of cap ...more
1215  Views
0  Comments
MORE
 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
#Multispeciality
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
570  Views
0  Comments
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
#Multispeciality
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
604  Views
0  Comments
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
#Multispeciality
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
875  Views
0  Comments
 COVID 19 induced Miller Fisher syndrome
COVID 19 induced Miller Fisher syndrome
eMediNexus, 18 June 2021
#Multispeciality
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
884  Views
0  Comments
Antifungal and antidepressant drugs can inhibit COVID 19 virus
Antifungal and antidepressant drugs can inhibit COVID 19 virus
eMediNexus, 15 June 2021
#Multispeciality
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
859  Views
1  Comments
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
1367  Views
3  Comments
MORE
 QUIZZES

Quizzes
eMediNexus, 18 June 2021
#Multispeciality
Mild Symptoms of Novel coronavirus are: ...MORE
24  Answers

Quizzes
eMediNexus, 09 October 2018
#Multispeciality
An increase in which of the following parameters will shift the oxygen dissociation curve to the left. ...MORE
29  Answers

Quizzes
eMediNexus, 21 September 2018
#Multispeciality
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
64  Answers

Quizzes
eMediNexus, 02 September 2018
#Multispeciality
The following separation technique depends on the molecular size of the protein: ...MORE
25  Answers
MORE
 Laugh a little
Jealousy
Jealousy
eMediNexus, 15 June 2021
837  Views
0  Comments
Tell him I cant see him
Tell him I cant see him
eMediNexus, 14 June 2021
944  Views
0  Comments
Seen on a famous beauty parlor in Bombay
Seen on a famous beauty parlor in Bombay
eMediNexus, 13 June 2021
946  Views
0  Comments
Funny definitions
Funny definitions
eMediNexus, 12 June 2021
887  Views
0  Comments
MORE
 Lighter Reads
eWellness: Clinicians should aggressively treat unhealthy lifestyles
eWellness: Clinicians should aggressively treat unhealthy lifestyles
eMediNexus, 15 June 2021
835  Views
0  Comments
ESpiritual: Why do We Burn Camphor in Any Pooja?
ESpiritual: Why do We Burn Camphor in Any Pooja?
eMediNexus, 15 June 2021
897  Views
2  Comments
Inspirational: Hitting Unseen Target
Inspirational: Hitting Unseen Target
eMediNexus, 15 June 2021
862  Views
0  Comments
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
1007  Views
0  Comments
MORE