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First-phase ejection fraction may be a novel marker of undetected early heart damage in hospitalized COVID-19 patients

Dr KK Aggarwal,  12 May 2021

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First-phase ejection fraction is a strong predictor of survival in hospitalized COVID-19 patients. New research published in the journal Hypertension says that hospitalized COVID-19 patients with impaired first-phase ejection fraction were nearly 5 times more likely to die compared to patients with normal first-phase ejection fraction.Heart function is traditionally measured by the ejection fraction.  First-phas ...more
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 CLINICAL NEWS
Medical Voice 25th January 2021
Clinical News
Medical Voice 25th January 2021

Dr KK Aggarwal,  25 January 2021

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Differences in sugar levels drive breast cancer invasion: IISc studyBENGALURU: A recent study by researchers at Indian Institute of Science shows that a specific sugar called 2,6-linked sialic acid (2,6-Sial) is expressed at different levels on the surface of different breast cancer cells. “Malignant tumors are 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: A review of gut-liver axis: Interactions of Microbiota liver in cirrhotic patients
Liver Update: A review of gut-liver axis: Interactions of Microbiota liver in cirrhotic patients
eMediNexus, 12 May 2021
#Gastroenterology #Hepatology #Multispeciality
Liver disease is correlated with qualitative and quantitative changes in the intestinal microbiota. The alteration in gut microbiota in cirrhotic patients is ty ...more
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26 COVID patients die at Goa's government hospital due to oxygen shortage
26 COVID patients die at Goa's government hospital due to oxygen shortage
Murari Shetye & Bindiya Chari, 12 May 2021
#Multispeciality
On Tuesday, Goa health minister Vishwajit Rane made an astounding announcement that many COVID patients are dying due to shortage of oxygen supply in the early ...more
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Active cases of COVID-19 drop but 4205 deaths recorded in a single day
Active cases of COVID-19 drop but 4205 deaths recorded in a single day
Amit Bhattacharya, 12 May 2021
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In India, the active COVID-19 cases have declined for three straight days for the 1st time since early March as the country is close to reaching the peak of the ...more
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 Liver Update: Deleterious effects of Alcohol on Post-Burn Intestinal Barrier, Immune Cells, and Microbiome.
Liver Update: Deleterious effects of Alcohol on Post-Burn Intestinal Barrier, Immune Cells, and Microbiome.
eMediNexus, 11 May 2021
#Gastroenterology #Hepatology #Multispeciality
Alcohol or ethanol is one of the most abused substances, and is one of the leading causes of premature death, globally. Owing to its complexity and direct conta ...more
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 JOURNAL UPDATES
Using PVP-I mouthwash against COVID-19
Using PVP-I mouthwash against COVID-19
eMediNexus, 12 December 2020
#Infectious Diseases #Multispeciality
The COVID-19 pandemic has caused more than 56 million cases and has taken over 1 million lives across the globe as of date (November 19, 2020).1 This highly con ...more
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Povidone-iodine to prevent SARS-CoV-2 infection
Povidone-iodine to prevent SARS-CoV-2 infection
eMediNexus, 21 August 2020
#ENT #Infectious Diseases #Multispeciality
SARS-CoV-2, a novel coronavirus, known to cause Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), surfaced in Wuhan, China towards the end of the year 2019. The World Health ...more
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Zinc Update: Zinc plays a role of a gatekeeper of immune function
Zinc Update: Zinc plays a role of a gatekeeper of immune function
eMediNexus, 18 August 2020
#Allergy and Immunology #Multispeciality
Earlier zinc deficiency was very rare but nowadays, it is considered to be very common in developing countries. In developing countries, zinc deficiency is the ...more
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Zinc Update:  Oral zinc might be a prophylactic treatment for people at risk for COVID-19
Zinc Update: Oral zinc might be a prophylactic treatment for people at risk for COVID-19
eMediNexus, 17 August 2020
#Allergy and Immunology #Multispeciality
The novel coronavirus disease of 2019, also known as COVID-19, is caused by a severe respiratory syndrome virus (SARS-CoV-2 virus) in humans. There are limited ...more
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Zinc Update: Optimal zinc is necessary for prevention of COVID-19
Zinc Update: Optimal zinc is necessary for prevention of COVID-19
eMediNexus, 16 August 2020
#Allergy and Immunology #Multispeciality
The Coronavirus disease 2019 or COVID-19 is caused by the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). SARS-coronavirus (SARS-CoV) replication ...more
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Zinc Update: Zinc has an important role in antiviral immunity
Zinc Update: Zinc has an important role in antiviral immunity
eMediNexus, 15 August 2020
#Allergy and Immunology #Multispeciality
Zinc deficiency is recognized in a malnourished group of people who presents with hepatosplenomegaly, hypogonadism, dwarfism and an increased risk of infection. ...more
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 QUIZZES

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
#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
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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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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 20 August 2018
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Burtonian line is seen with poisoning of ...MORE
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 Lighter Reads
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