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India on track to achieve 30% reduction in tobacco use by 2025, says WHO
eMediNexus, 18 November 2021
#Business And Medicine #Pathology and Lab Medicine #Public Health #Pulmonary Medicine
India is among 60 countries likely to achieve the target of a 30 reduction in tobacco use by 2025 revealed the fourth World Health Organization prime s global tobacco trends report ...MORE
GERD Update: Role of ranitidine in preventing duodenal ulcers associated with NSAID use
eMediNexus, 17 November 2021
Robinson and colleagues reviewed the results of four randomized double-blind placebo-controlled studies which investigated ranitidine as prophylaxis for NSAID-associated damage ...MORE
Liver Update: Diabetes mellitus as a risk factor for Hepatic Fibrosis/Cirrhosis
eMediNexus, 17 November 2021
#Gastroenterology #Hepatology #Multispeciality
The anticipated world-wide prevalence of diabetes mellitus DM will likely be affected resulting in significant economic and social hardships There is a cumulative observational eviden ...MORE
AIIMS Delhi to open its surgery block from November-end
TNN, 17 November 2021
All India Institute of Medical Sciences AIIMS plans a soft launch of its surgery block from November-end OPD providers for patients requiring surgery and observe-ups will be carried out ...MORE
Pfizer agrees to let other companies make its COVID-19 pill
AP, 17 November 2021
Pfizer Inc has signed a deal with a U N -backed group and announced that it would grant a license to make its experimental COVID-19 pill This would enable generic drug companies to manuf ...MORE
Chhattisgarh: IMA sought FIR against a self-proclaimed doctor for making unscientific claims to treat kidney disease
Cherrupreet Kaur, 16 November 2021
Doctors from the Chhattisgarh rsquo s Indian Medical Association IMA Dr Lalit Shah Dr Mahesh Sinha Dr Rakesh Dr Asha Jain Dr Anil Gupta and others have filed an FIR nbsp in C ...MORE