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CMAAO Coronavirus Facts and Myth Buster: Breakthrough rates of COVID-19 variants of concern in BNT162b2 mRNA vaccinated people

Dr KK Aggarwal,  23 April 2021

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With input from Dr Monica VasudevIncreased breakthrough rates of COVID-19 variants of concern in BNT162b2 mRNA vaccinated peopleThe BNT162b2 mRNA vaccine has shown high levels of protection, but there is still apprehension that several variants of concerns (VOCs) can overcome the immune defenses that the vaccine generates.Neutralization assays have shown some amount of reduction in neutralization of VOCs B.1.1.7 and ...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
Alloveda Liver Update:  Limitations of Non- Invasive Tests for Liver Fibrosis and Its Limitations
Alloveda Liver Update: Limitations of Non- Invasive Tests for Liver Fibrosis and Its Limitations
eMediNexus, 23 April 2021
#Gastroenterology #Hepatology #Multispeciality
Patients with chronic liver disease (CLD) often require diagnostic assessment of the liver injury. Liver biopsy remains a promising method for the assessment of ...more
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Alloveda Liver Update: Importance of Early detection in liver pathologies
Alloveda Liver Update: Importance of Early detection in liver pathologies
eMediNexus, 22 April 2021
#Gastroenterology #Hepatology #Multispeciality
An increasing case of Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) has alarmed physicians over the world for few decades. This includes many liver conditions that o ...more
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Mob attacks Pune doctor with an iron rod as patient was declared dead
Mob attacks Pune doctor with an iron rod as patient was declared dead
Express News Service, 22 April 2021
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In the early hours of Wednesday, a mob allegedly raided a hospital in Kondhwa, Pune and assaulted a doctor with an iron rod following a patient was declared dea ...more
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More than 500 doctors and health workers in Bihar are positive for COVID-19
More than 500 doctors and health workers in Bihar are positive for COVID-19
PTI, 22 April 2021
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Sources from the two leading hospitals in Patna-AIIMS and Patna Medical College and Hospital said that more than 500 doctors and health workers are infected by ...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
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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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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 20 August 2018
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Burtonian line is seen with poisoning of ...MORE
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 Laugh a little
For crying out loud
For crying out loud
eMediNexus, 22 April 2021
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Masterpiece
eMediNexus, 21 April 2021
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My Grades
My Grades
eMediNexus, 20 April 2021
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Vote for the Devil
Vote for the Devil
eMediNexus, 19 April 2021
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 Lighter Reads
eWellness: Tips to relieve heartburn
eWellness: Tips to relieve heartburn
Dr KK Aggarwal, 22 April 2021
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ESpiritual: The science behind observing Shradhs
ESpiritual: The science behind observing Shradhs
Dr KK Aggarwal, 22 April 2021
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Inspirational: A simple gesture
Inspirational: A simple gesture
eMediNexus, 22 April 2021
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eWellness: Elderly beware of commonly prescribed group of drugs - Anticholinergics
eWellness: Elderly beware of commonly prescribed group of drugs - Anticholinergics
Dr KK Aggarwal, 21 April 2021
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