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Investigate your patients for iron deficiency
Dr KK Aggarwal, 24 May 2018
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Many patients present to us with complaints of exertional dyspnea or tachycardia. Such patients may undergo extensive cardiovascular assessment, indicating an underlying sinister pathology for their symptoms. Whi ...MORE

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Know about bats
Dr KK Aggarwal, 24 May 2018
#Multispeciality

Know about bats

The recent Nipah outbreak being reported from Kerala has brought into focus the role of bats in transmission of the Nipah virus infection.

Here is a brief overview of thei ...MORE

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Lipid management: Individualize treatment
Dr KK Aggarwal, 23 May 2018
#Multispeciality

Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) is a major cause of morbidity and mortality. An acute cardiac event can be prevented by effective management of risk factors including dyslipide ...MORE

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Nipah virus encephalitis: A newly emerging disease
Dr KK Aggarwal, 22 May 2018
#Multispeciality

The cause of death of three people, who were suffering from acute viral encephalitis, in Kozhikode has been confirmed to be due to the Nipah virus by the National Virology Institute in Pune.

Nipah and Hendra vir ...MORE

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Notification of adverse drug reactions should be made mandat
Dr KK Aggarwal, 21 May 2018
#Multispeciality

Adverse drug reaction (ADR) reporting or pharmacovigilance is an integral part of quality patient care as ADRs not only impair quality of life for the patient, they also increase treatment costs as they increase the l ...MORE

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This has been an unusual summer so far in North
Dr KK Aggarwal, 20 May 2018
#Multispeciality

The early summer season or ‘grishma ritu’ is hot and dry, while the later part of summer, when rains are on the horizon is hot and moist.

Rains are not usual in early summer in North India. But, this ...MORE

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