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Liver Update: Liver and Pancreatic Resection in the Elderly.
eMediNexus, 12 October 2021
#Gastroenterology #Hepatology #Multispeciality
Liver resection or pancreaticoduodenectomy among the elderly is considered to be associated with high morbidity and mortality rates traditionally Adv ...MORE
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Relay strike by doctors in Kolkata continues for third day
Express News Service, 12 October 2021
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Nearly 350 resident doctors of RG Kar Medical College RGKMC in Kolkata have been protesting for the past three days They have been on a relay hunger strike and have halted work as the s ...MORE
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World’s first silicosis rapid test kit developed in Mumbai
TNN, 12 October 2021
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In a first scientists at a public laboratory in Mumbai have developed a rapid test to determine if an individual has silicosis a lung disease caused due to exposure to silica ...MORE
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WHO recommends additional COVID-19 vaccine dose for immunocompromised
eMediNexus, 12 October 2021
#Hospital Medicine #Infectious Diseases #Pathology and Lab Medicine #Pharmacist #Public Health
The World Health Organization has recommended that immunocompromised individuals should receive an additional dose of COVID-19 vaccine considering that they have a higher risk of breakthr ...MORE
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Liver Update: Impact of Aging on Hepatic cells and Liver Fibrosis in Advanced Chronic Liver Disease
eMediNexus, 11 October 2021
#Gastroenterology #Hepatology #Multispeciality
Advanced chronic liver disease has become a major public health concern It is more prevalent and severe in the elderly with carrying a higher risk of decompensation The authors of the pr ...MORE
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Weekly cases of COVID-19 drop to their lowest in more than 7 months
Amit Bhattacharya, 11 October 2021
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Weekly COVID-19 cases have declined to their lowest in the country in over seven months with a 12 drop from the past week This was the first week since the week of March 1-7 when an ave ...MORE
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