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SARS-CoV-2 virus evolving, getting better at becoming airborne: Study
PTI, 21 September 2021
The variants of SARS-CoV-2 virus seem to be getting better at travelling through the air suggests a new study adding that it is important for people to wear tight-fitting masks ensure b ...MORE
US death toll from COVID-19 surpasses that of 1918 pandemic
eMediNexus, 21 September 2021
#Hospital Medicine #Infectious Diseases #Pathology and Lab Medicine #Pharmacist #Public Health
The COVID-19 pandemic has claimed the lives of more Americans now than the 1918 flu pandemic Over 675 000 people in the United States have succumbed to ...MORE
Liver Update: Importance of revised upper limits of normal serum ALT in obese children with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
eMediNexus, 20 September 2021
#Gastroenterology #Hepatology #Multispeciality
The serum alanine aminotransferase ALT level is considered an important parameter for determining liver injury in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease NAFLD Nevertheless o ...MORE
Junior resident doctors to protest in Mysuru today over denial of salary
Iffath Fathima, 20 September 2021
Members of the Resident Doctors rsquo Association from Mysuru Medical College and Research Institute MMC amp RI are staging a protest today alleging denial of salary to junior doctors ...MORE
Fake doctors arrested in Mumbai
PTI, 20 September 2021
Two men and a woman have been arrested in Mumbai for allegedly practicing as doctors without any medical qualification Two of the accused have studied only till Class XII revealed a Mumb ...MORE
Weekly COVID cases decline by 15% in India
eMediNexus, 20 September 2021
#Hospital Medicine #Infectious Diseases #Pathology and Lab Medicine #Pharmacist #Public Health
The number of new COVID-19 cases registered a decline of 15 in India in the week ending Sunday This is the lowest weekly case count in over six months with the count in Kerala dropping ...MORE