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 EDITORIAL
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Coronavirus Updates
Dr Veena Aggarwal, Consultant Womens’ Health, CMD and Editor-in-Chief, IJCP Group & Medtalks Trustee, Dr KK’s Heart Care Foundation of India, 13 August 2022
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With inputs from Dr Monica VasudevCDC updates its Covid-19 isolation guidelinesThe CDC recommends wearing a high-quality mask for 10 days upon exposure to Covid-19 and to get tested on day 5 rather than quarantining. In its updated guidance, the CDC advises isolation if sick and suspect Covid-19, even though not lab-confirmed. Upon testing positive, the person should isolate for a minimum period o ...more

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 CLINICAL NEWS
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Experts recommend FDA to advise vaccine producers to a perform T-cell evaluation in COVID-19 vaccine clinical trials
eMediNexus, 13 August 2022
#Pathology and Lab Medicine #Public Health #Hospital Medicine #Infectious Diseases

Several eminent scientists and medical professionals are stressing the FDA to advise vaccine producers to a perform T-cell evaluation in COVID-19 vaccine clinical trials to more thoroughly examine the immune response. They emphasized that to more accurately assess vaccination efficacy and make judgments regarding continued protection against present and future variants, it was important to measure ...more

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 NEWS AND UPDATES
CNS Update: Effectiveness of Pregabalin and Antioxidants Combination in Reducing Pain in CP
CNS Update: Effectiveness of Pregabalin and Antioxidants Combination in Reducing Pain in CP
eMediNexus, 13 August 2022
#Neurology
Managing pain in chronic pancreatitis (CP) patients is challenging. Yet, Antioxidants with pregabalin combination therapy have shown benefits.A recent study det ...more
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DiabetesIndia 2022: Overcoming Barriers to Improve Outcomes in Uninsured Patients with Diabetes
DiabetesIndia 2022: Overcoming Barriers to Improve Outcomes in Uninsured Patients with Diabetes
Dr Otis W Kirksey, USA, 13 August 2022
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Neighbourhood Medical Centre (NMC) is a federally qualified Health Centre that provides services including primary care, chronic disease management, mental heal ...more
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CNS Update: Anxiety symptom remission is associated with genetic variation of PTPRZ1 among patients with major depressive disorder treated with escitalopram
CNS Update: Anxiety symptom remission is associated with genetic variation of PTPRZ1 among patients with major depressive disorder treated with escitalopram
eMediNexus, 12 August 2022
#Neurology
Genome-wide research of antidepressant response has indicated that genes initially associated with risk for schizophrenia may also be promising candidates for s ...more
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INSACOG to Review Data of Genomic Surveillance of Covid Variants
INSACOG to Review Data of Genomic Surveillance of Covid Variants
ANI, 12 August 2022
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On Friday, amid the surging cases of COVID in the national capital and other parts of India, the Indian SARS-CoV-2 Genomics Consortium (INSACOG) will be reviewi ...more
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 JOURNAL UPDATES
Prevalence and Cutaneous Comorbidity of Acne Vulgaris in the Working Population
Prevalence and Cutaneous Comorbidity of Acne Vulgaris in the Working Population
eMediNexus, 12 August 2022
#Dermatology
Acne vulgaris (AV) may persist into adulthood. The goal of a study was to characterize the epidemiology and comorbidity of AV in working adults in Germany.This ...more
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Dermatologic Infections in Cancer Patients Treated with Checkpoint Inhibitors
Dermatologic Infections in Cancer Patients Treated with Checkpoint Inhibitors
eMediNexus, 12 August 2022
#Dermatology
The purpose of a recent study was to identify the incidence of dermatologic infections in patients who received checkpoint inhibitors (CPIs).This was a retrospe ...more
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Red Light Photodynamic Therapy with BF-200 ALA Shows Superior Efficacy in Treating Actinic Keratosis
Red Light Photodynamic Therapy with BF-200 ALA Shows Superior Efficacy in Treating Actinic Keratosis
eMediNexus, 12 August 2022
#Dermatology
A study published in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology aimed to determine the efficacy and safety of BF-200 ALA versus vehicle in the treatment ...more
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An Overview of Soft Tissue Fillers for Cosmetic Dermatology
An Overview of Soft Tissue Fillers for Cosmetic Dermatology
eMediNexus, 12 August 2022
#Dermatology
Correction of age-related soft tissue defects currently employs hyaluronic acid (HA)-based injectable fillers as a noninvasive cosmetic procedural option.A rece ...more
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 MOLECULE UPDATES
L-ornithine L-aspartate in acute treatment of severe hepatic encephalopathy: A double-blind randomized controlled trial
L-ornithine L-aspartate in acute treatment of severe hepatic encephalopathy: A double-blind randomized controlled trial
eMediNexus, 09 August 2022
#Gastroenterology
L-ornithine L-aspartate (LOLA) is a combination of natural amino acids, and recent systematic reviews have acclaimed the positive impact of LOLA on the cognitiv ...more
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A predetermined analysis from the DAPA-CKD trial examines dapagliflozin's effects on serious adverse renal
A predetermined analysis from the DAPA-CKD trial examines dapagliflozin's effects on serious adverse renal
eMediNexus, 30 July 2022
#Cardiology
A predetermined analysis from the DAPA-CKD trial examines dapagliflozin′s effects on serious adverse renal and cardiovascular events in participants with ...more
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A 52-week randomized controlled trial of ipragliflozin or sitagliptin in type 2 diabetes combined with metformin: The N-ISM study
A 52-week randomized controlled trial of ipragliflozin or sitagliptin in type 2 diabetes combined with metformin: The N-ISM study
eMediNexus, 29 July 2022
#Diabetes and Endocrinology
A recent study compared the long‐term efficacy of sodium‐glucose co‐transporter‐2 inhibitors (SGLT-2is) and dipeptidyl peptidase‐4 inhibitors (DPP-4is ...more
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Exercise under heat stress: thermoregulation, hydration, performance implications, and mitigation strategies
Exercise under heat stress: thermoregulation, hydration, performance implications, and mitigation strategies
eMediNexus, 07 July 2022
#Pediatrics #Internal Medicine #Hospital Medicine
A rise in body core temperature and loss of body water through sweating are natural consequences of prolonged exercise in the heat.Despite the ability of humans ...more
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 INTERESTING CASES
Human Papillomavirus within Psoriasis Plaques in a Patient with Psoriasis
Human Papillomavirus within Psoriasis Plaques in a Patient with Psoriasis
, 12 August 2022
#Dermatology
Infection with human papillomavirus (HPV) may cause widespread erythematous squamous plaques. Psoriasis and HPV are likely to be related pathophysiologically.A ...more
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Pseudomembranous Colitis: Do we need a Screening?
Pseudomembranous Colitis: Do we need a Screening?
Ashish Gautam, Prabhat Agrawal, Abhishek Raj, Ashwini K Nigam, Subhash chandra, Manish K Bansal, 09 August 2022
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AbstractIn the last few decades, increasing use of antibiotics has dramatically increased the incidence of antibiotic-associated diarrhea. An unopposed hom ...more
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Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria during Pregnancy
Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria during Pregnancy
, 05 August 2022
#Dermatology
A 36-year-old woman had recurrent generalized wheals that occurred without known triggers. She reported that each time her wheals lasted a couple of hours and c ...more
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Adolescent Acne: Multifactorial Considerations to Optimizing Management
Adolescent Acne: Multifactorial Considerations to Optimizing Management
, 29 July 2022
#Dermatology
A case report describes SR, a 16-year-old high school student, who reported bothersome facial acne for the past 3 years. She described facial breakouts initiate ...more
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 QUIZZES

Quizzes
eMediNexus, 09 August 2022
#Dermatology
A 25 - year old presents with recurrent episodes of flexural eczema, contact urticaria, recurrent skin infections and severe abdominal cramps and diarrhea upon taking sea foods. He is suffering from: ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 09 August 2022
#Gastroenterology
The function of the gastrointestinal tract can be classified in several ways. Which of the following functions is most important for survival immediately after a meal? ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 04 August 2022
#Dermatology
Contact dermatitis is a type of Hypersensitivity: ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 26 July 2022
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The test likely to help in diagnosis of a patient who presents with an itchy annular plaque on the face is: ...MORE
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 MEDICO LEGAL CORNER

                Check list in case of a dispute regarding consent
Check list in case of a dispute regarding consent
eMediNexus, 13 August 2022
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                When can a doctor make a formal announcement in the press?
When can a doctor make a formal announcement in the press?
eMediNexus, 11 August 2022
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                Can license to practice be revoked pending inquiry by the criminal court?
Can license to practice be revoked pending inquiry by the criminal court?
eMediNexus, 10 August 2022
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 LAUGH A LITTLE

                Jealousy
Jealousy
eMediNexus, 15 June 2021
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                Tell him I cant see him
Tell him I cant see him
eMediNexus, 14 June 2021
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                Seen on a famous beauty parlor in Bombay
Seen on a famous beauty parlor in Bombay
eMediNexus, 13 June 2021
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                Funny definitions
Funny definitions
eMediNexus, 12 June 2021
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 LIGHTER READS

                ESpiritual: Why do We Burn Camphor in Any Pooja?
ESpiritual: Why do We Burn Camphor in Any Pooja?
eMediNexus, 15 June 2021
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                Inspirational: Hitting Unseen Target
Inspirational: Hitting Unseen Target
eMediNexus, 15 June 2021
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