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Editorial
Straight from the Heart: Working Together
Dr KK Aggarwal, 16 December 2017
#Multispeciality

This year, Indian Medical Association (IMA) initiated partnerships with other stakeholders. ...more

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Clinical News
Ten points every doctor should know about TB
Dr K K Aggarwal, 15 December 2017
#Multispeciality
1.†††††Resistant TB can be MDR TB (2% of new TB cases) or XDR TB (Resistance to 2 groups of drugs) 2.†††††GTN:†GeneXpert test for primary diagnosis of Rifampicin resistance,†notify†( suspect or confirmed, sputum positive or negative) all TB cases at Nikshay and†Trace ( near exposed ones) and†Treat ( daily regimen, 4 drugs 2 months and 3 drugs 4 months) all contacts. 3.†††††Donít ignore fever and ...more
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 NEWS AND UPDATES

News and Updates
Private hospitals working towards more transparency: Trehan
TOI, 15 December 2017
#Multispeciality
Private hospitals are working towards more transparency in terms of cost and procedures, some of the leading players said today. Their stand comes against the ...more
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News and Updates
Max case: probe reports sent to DMC
Bindu Shajan Perappadan, 15 December 2017
#Multispeciality
Delhi police, Max hospital submit investigation reports over alleged negligence The Delhi Police and Max Hospital, Shalimar Bagh, submitted to the Delhi Medical ...more
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News and Updates
Gurugram Fortis hospital stares at license cancellation
Ajay Kumar, 13 December 2017
#Multispeciality
Following the death of seven-year-old Adya Singh, Haryana government has recommended license cancellation for Fortis hospital in Gurugram. The Haryana governme ...more
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News and Updates
Maha doctors submit suggestions to state govt over cut practice bill
TOI, 13 December 2017
#Multispeciality
The Maharashtra doctors have submitted a list of 21 suggestions to the state government over cut practice bill. The bill is against the cut which doctors get as ...more
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 JOURNAL UPDATES

Journal Updates
Airway changes following labor and delivery in preeclamptic parturients.
eMediNexus, 16 December 2017
#Obstetrics and Gynecology #Pulmonary Medicine
A recent study published in the International Journal of Obstetric Anesthesia evaluated the airway during and after labor in women with or without preeclampsia. ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Choosing Pre-conception Planning for Women and Families: Counselling and Informed Consent.
eMediNexus, 16 December 2017
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
The goal of a new study published in the Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology Canada was to inform reproductive and other health care providers about pre-concep ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Impact of adjuvant radiation therapy delay after neoadjuvant chemotherapy in advanced breast cancer.
eMediNexus, 16 December 2017
#General Surgery #Obstetrics and Gynecology #Oncology #Radiology
A new study published in Breast aimed to determine the optimal timing to initiation of post-operative radiation therapy (PORT) for patients with breast cancer ( ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Follow-Up of Patients with Abnormal Uterine Bleeding after Insertion of the LNG-IUS.
eMediNexus, 16 December 2017
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
A new study published in Gynecologic and Obstetric Investigation evaluated the efficacy and safety of levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system (LNG-IUS) in ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Accuracy of posterior cervical angle and cervical length in the prediction of successful induction of labor.
eMediNexus, 16 December 2017
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
The purpose of a new study published in the International Journal of Gynaecology and Obstetrics was to determine the accuracy of the posterior cervical angle (P ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Children with both congestion and low cardiac output display the highest risk of mortality or clinical deterioration
eMediNexus, 15 December 2017
#Cardiology
A study that determined the link between hemodynamic profiles and symptoms, end-organ function and outcome in children listed for heart transplantation showed t ...MORE
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 MOLECULE UPDATES

Molecule Updates
Amoxicillin-clavulanic acid combination can be used for treating cervical Chlamydial infection
eMediNexus, 16 December 2017
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
A study was performed to determine whether amoxicillin-clavulanic acid combination is effective for treating Chlamydia trachomatis endocervicitis. The stud ...MORE
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Molecule Updates
D-chiro-inositol plus myo-inositol therapy can improve in-vitro fertilization outcomes
eMediNexus, 16 December 2017
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
A study involving females with polycystic ovary syndrome who were undergoing in vitro fertilization-embryo transfer assessed the outcomes of combined d-chiro-in ...MORE
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Molecule Updates
Rosuvastatin provides cardiovascular benefits in dyslipidemic patients with type 2 diabetes
eMediNexus, 15 December 2017
#Cardiology #Diabetes and Endocrinology
A study published in the Circulation Journal analysed the effect of rosuvastatin on cholesterol efflux (CE) for high-density lipoprotein (HDL) functio ...MORE
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Molecule Updates
Sex Differences and Role of Estradiol in Hypoglycemia-Associated Counter-Regulation.
eMediNexus, 13 December 2017
#Diabetes and Endocrinology #Internal Medicine #Obstetrics and Gynecology
A recent article published in Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology stated that clinical hypoglycemia rarely occurs in nondiabetic individuals but is fr ...MORE
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 INTERESTING CASES

Interesting Cases
A Case of Cardiac Tamponade Due to Hypothyroidism
Dr MallikarJunreddy M, Dr Venugopal K, Dr Bharath Raj My, Dr Manjunath Ganiger, Dr Kadappa Jaligidad, Dr Mahesh Sreenivas Prasad, 15 December 2017
#Cardiology
ABSTRACT: Hypothyroidism is one of the most common endocrine dysfunction encountered in clinical practice. It can be either primary or secondary, the latter be ...MORE
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Interesting Cases
Primary Amenorrhea in a Young Female - Complete Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome: A Rare Cause
Dr RAJESH RAJPUT, Dr DEEPAK JAIN, Dr LAXMINARAYAN YADAV, Dr TEKCHAND YADAV, 13 December 2017
#Diabetes and Endocrinology
ABSTRACT: Androgen insensitivity syndrome (AIS) is a rare X-linked recessive disorder that occurs in phenotypically normal woman with male karyotype (46,XY), w ...MORE
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Interesting Cases
Small Round Cell Tumor of the Lung in Children
Dr Sameer Raniga, Dr Pranav Sharma, Dr Salil Sharma, Dr Chintan Shah, Dr Prakash A Vohra, Dr Vijay Vaidya, 12 December 2017
#Pediatrics
ABSTRACT: Large malignant thoracic tumors in children may arise from the chest wall, pleura, lung parenchyma or mediastinum. The majority of mediastinal and c ...MORE
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Interesting Cases
Acute Kidney Injury- A Rarity in Methemoglobinemia
Dr Umarani.R , Dr Baburaj.K, Dr Jino Vincent, Dr Saravanan.M, 11 December 2017
#Nephrology
ABSTRACT: Methemoglobinemia can be due to some drugs, poisoning or congenital metabolic errors. Methylene blue is used as anti-dote for symptomatic methemoglob ...MORE
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 QUIZZES

Quizzes
Interactive Session
eMediNexus, 16 December 2017
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
Which of the following statements is TRUE? D-chiro inositol therapy can improve ovulatory function and reduce androgen concentrations in patients with poly ...MORE
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Quizzes
Interactive session
eMediNexus, 15 December 2017
#Cardiology
In a 62-year-old female with hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy, echocardiography (transthoracic and transesophageal, using 2D and 3D techniques) reve ...MORE
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Quizzes
EMediquiz
eMediNexus, 15 December 2017
#Ophthalmology
A 20-year-old man complains of difficulty in reading the newspaper with his right eye 3 weeks after sustaining a gunshot injury to his left eye. The most likely ...MORE
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Quizzes
Interactive Session
eMediNexus, 13 December 2017
#Diabetes and Endocrinology
A 9-year old girl presented with new onset type-1 diabetes, diabetic ketoacidosis, cerebral edema, multifocal vasogenic brain lesions and lower limbs perip ...MORE
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 Medico Legal Corner

Legal Quote

Dr KK Aggarwal and Ira Gupta, 15 December 2017
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Legal Quote

Dr KK Aggarwal and Ira Gupta, 14 December 2017
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Legal Quote

Dr KK Aggarwal and Ira Gupta, 13 December 2017
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Legal Quote

Dr KK Aggarwal and Ira Gupta, 12 December 2017
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 Laugh a little

The Leave Application

eMediNexus, 15 December 2017
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Student who obtained 0% on an exam

eMediNexus, 14 December 2017
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High blood pressure

eMediNexus, 13 December 2017
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Overloaded

eMediNexus, 12 December 2017
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 Lighter Reads

eWellness: A mix of exercise protocol is better

Dr KK Aggarwal, 15 December 2017
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eSpiritual: How to remove negative thoughts

Dr KK Aggarwal, 15 December 2017
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Inspirational Story: Hiding their weaknesses and highlighting their strength

eMediNexus, 15 December 2017
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eWellness: Tips to prevent spreading of seasonal flu.

Dr KK Aggarwal, 14 December 2017
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