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Editorial
Dr Bawa-Garba Case Update: Dr Bawa-Garba successfully appeals to be allowed to practice again
Dr KK Aggarwal, 16 August 2018
#Multispeciality

Dr Hadiza Bawa-Garba who had been convicted of gross negligence manslaughter after the death of six-year-old boy has successfully appeals to be allowed to practice again.A Bench of three judges in the Court of Appeal overturned the decision of the High Court in saying that “… It holds that the Divisional Court was wrong to interfere with the decision of the Tribunal. The Court of Appe ...more

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Clinical News
AYUSH ministry introduces scheme for monitoring drugs safety aspects
eMediNexus, 15 August 2018
#Multispeciality
New Delhi, Aug 14 (PTI) The AYUSH Ministry introduced a new central sector scheme for monitoring of the safety aspects of Ayurveda, Siddha, Unani and Homoeopathy drugs and documenting their adverse effects. The ministry introduced the scheme for promoting pharmacovigilance of these drugs."The prime objective of the scheme is to develop the culture of documenting adverse effects and undertake safet ...more
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 NEWS AND UPDATES

News and Updates
Government extends celing price of knee implants, A2 Milk
Dr KK Aggarwal, 15 August 2018
#Multispeciality
Morning MEDtalks with Dr KK Aggarwal 16th August 2018Government extends celing price of knee implants till August 2019The government has extended for a year the ...more
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News and Updates
Pumping heart attack vs electrical cardiac arrest, Two days walking, 2 days strengthening exercise and 2 days aerobics
Dr KK Aggarwal, 14 August 2018
#Multispeciality
 Morning MEDtalks with Dr KK Aggarwal 14th August 2018 Pumping Heart Attack vs Electrical Cardiac ArrestThe most common confusion is the dif ...more
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News and Updates
Dr KK Aggarwal on TEDx Talks, Dr Bawa Garba Update, Omega-3 fatty acids in depression, Quantum Poem
Dr KK Aggarwal, 14 August 2018
#Multispeciality
Morning MEDtalks with Dr KK Aggarwal 15th August 2018 We need ‘azadi’ from doctor-patient disputes on this Independence Day: Dr KK Aggarwa ...more
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News and Updates
New anti malaria bed net, 3rd dose of MMR, 50 reasons to meditate
Dr KK Aggarwal, 13 August 2018
#Multispeciality
Morning MEDtalks with Dr KK Aggarwal 13th August 2018New bed net to prevent malaria: LancetNow a new bed net with a specific combination of an insecticide and i ...more
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 JOURNAL UPDATES

Journal Updates
The first direct-to-consumer birth control app
eMediNexus, 15 August 2018
#Business And Medicine #Obstetrics and Gynecology #Pharmacist
The first direct-to-consumer mobile medical app, called Natural Cycles, which can be used for birth control by women aged 18 years or older has been approved by ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Guidelines for medical management of perianal fistulizing Crohns disease
eMediNexus, 15 August 2018
#Gastroenterology #Public Health
Clinical practice guidelines for the medical management of perianal fistulizing Crohns disease published August 6, 2018 in the journal Inflammatory Bowel Diseas ...MORE
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Journal Updates
New NIH reference book on Diabetes
eMediNexus, 15 August 2018
#Diabetes and Endocrinology #Internal Medicine #Nephrology
Researchers at the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), part of the National Institutes of Health along with leading diabet ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Most sudden cardiac deaths in adolescent soccer players are due to cardiomyopathies
eMediNexus, 15 August 2018
#Cardiology #Internal Medicine #Public Health
A study examining the incidence and causes of sudden cardiac death among adolescent soccer players in the UK identified diseases that are associated with sudden ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Overweight and obesity impair LV systolic function
eMediNexus, 15 August 2018
#Cardiology #Diabetes and Endocrinology #Public Health
According to a study published August 14, 2018 in Cardiovascular Diabetology, overweight and obesity impair left ventricular ejection fraction and global longit ...MORE
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Journal Updates
New WPSI guidelines recommend screening women annually for urinary incontinence
eMediNexus, 14 August 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology #Urology
The Womens Preventive Services Initiative (WPSI) has recommended “screening women for urinary incontinence annually beginning in adolescence and continuin ...MORE
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 MOLECULE UPDATES

Molecule Updates
Pruritic rashes during pregnancy
eMediNexus, 10 August 2018
#Dermatology #Infectious Diseases #Obstetrics and Gynecology
Common skin conditions encountered during pregnancy include hormone-related, preexisting, and pregnancy-specific. Hormonal changes during pregnancy can cause be ...MORE
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Molecule Updates
Healthy eating habits during pregnancy and breastfeeding
eMediNexus, 10 August 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology #Pediatrics
The food choices that a woman makes all through pregnancy and breastfeeding can affect her own health as well as the health of her baby. Pregnancy and lactation ...MORE
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Molecule Updates
Role of Polyethylene Glycol in the Treatment of Functional Constipation in Children.
eMediNexus, 09 August 2018
#Gastroenterology #Internal Medicine #Pediatrics
A recent article published in the Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition reported that according to international guidelines, polyethylene glycol ( ...MORE
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Molecule Updates
Cost-effectiveness of rifaximin-α for the management of patients with hepatic encephalopathy.
eMediNexus, 07 August 2018
#Gastroenterology #Internal Medicine #Pharmacist
Rifaximin-α 550 mg twice daily plus lactulose has demonstrated efficacy in reducing recurrence of episodes of overt HE (OHE) and the risk of HE-rel ...MORE
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 INTERESTING CASES

Interesting Cases
Bilateral Pregnancy Luteoma: A Case Report
P Thulasi, Shanthi M, 10 August 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
Abstract: Luteoma of pregnancy is a benign, hyperplastic tumor-like lesion of the ovary. It has been postulated that the pregnancy luteoma arises from pre-exist ...MORE
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Interesting Cases
Severe anemia and hypothyroidsm- case report
Dr Suprabha Shukla, Dr Dillip kumar Das, Dr Jnanindra Nath Behera, 09 August 2018
#Pediatrics
Abstract: Thyroid hormone plays an important role in different metabolism in the body. Hematopoietic system is the primary one among the affected systems and an ...MORE
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Interesting Cases
A Case of Gastric Diverticulum (Solitary Fundal Diverticulum)
Praveen Kumar, Kalpana Chandra, 07 August 2018
#Gastroenterology
Abstract: Gastric diverticula are uncommon form of diverticular disease. Akerlund classified gastric diverticula as congenital and acquired. The congenital gast ...MORE
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Interesting Cases
Pelvic Hematoma Mimicking Ovarian Malignancy
Shreyasi Bid, Sambhu Nath Bandyopadhyay, Chandan Sasmal, 04 August 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
Abstract: Warfarin is a very useful drug for thrombotic disorders, but sometimes its use is associated with over anticoagulation. We present herein an interesti ...MORE
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 QUIZZES

Quizzes
eMediNexus, 15 August 2018
#Infectious Diseases
The estimated median incubation period for H1N1 flu is ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 14 August 2018
#Pharmacist
The cells belonging to the following type of epithelium are provided with extra reserve of cell membrane: ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 13 August 2018
#Public Health
Counseling and health and occupational screening require which of the following teledermatology tools? ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 12 August 2018
#Multispeciality
The extent to which ionization of a drug takes place is dependent upon pKa of the drug and the pH of the solution in which the drug is dissolved. Which of the following statements is not correct? ...MORE
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 Medico Legal Corner

Legal Quote

Dr KK Aggarwal and Ms Ira Gupta, 15 August 2018
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Legal Quote

Dr KK Aggarwal and Ms Ira Gupta, 14 August 2018
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Legal Quote

Dr KK Aggarwal and Ms Ira Gupta, 13 August 2018
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What is informed refusal?

Dr KK Aggarwal and Ms Ira Gupta, 12 August 2018
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 Laugh a little

Seen on a famous beauty parlor

eMediNexus, 15 August 2018
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Rice Preference

eMediNexus, 14 August 2018
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Medical terms

eMediNexus, 13 August 2018
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Science Lesson

eMediNexus, 12 August 2018
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 Lighter Reads

Inspirational: Emotional management

eMediNexus, 15 August 2018
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ESpiritual: Types of Memory

Dr KK Aggarwal, 15 August 2018
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eWellness: Some points to consider for donating blood

eMediNexus, 15 August 2018
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eWellness: Tips to prevent type 2 diabetes

Dr KK Aggarwal, 14 August 2018
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