Editorial
CT follow-up of a solitary pulmonary nodule: New recommendations
Dr KK Aggarwal, 17 October 2017
#Family Medicine #Oncology #Plastic Surgery #Pulmonary Medicine #Radiology

Finding a solitary pulmonary nodule on a chest x-ray is common and once detected, it needs to be evaluated promptly and managed because many such nodules can be malignant in nature. A large majority are picked up as asymptomatic lesions. A solitary pulmonary nodule has been referred to as coin lesion, a nomenclature first devised by John Steel way back in the 60s. Some of its major characteris ...more

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Clinical News
Tenfold increase in childhood and adolescent obesity in four decades
eMediNexus, 17 October 2017
#Pediatrics #Public Health
The number of obese children and adolescents (aged five to 19 years) worldwide has risen tenfold in the past four decades. If current trends continue, more children and adolescents will be obese than moderately or severely underweight by 2022, according to a new study led by Imperial College London and WHO published in The Lancet (WHO, October 11, 2017). ...more
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 NEWS AND UPDATES

News and Updates
Tonga eliminates lymphatic filariasis as a public health problem
eMediNexus, 14 October 2017
#Pathology and Lab Medicine #Public Health
The World Health Organization (WHO) has validated that the Kingdom of Tonga in the Pacific Ocean has eliminated lymphatic filariasis, also known as elephantiasi ...more
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News and Updates
Response with omalizumab varies by asthma type
eMediNexus, 13 October 2017
#Allergy and Immunology
A multicenter, retrospective study, presented at the European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology Congress 2017, suggests that the benefit of omalizumab ...more
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 JOURNAL UPDATES

Journal Updates
Menopause is associated with lumbar disc degeneration
eMediNexus, 17 October 2017
#Obstetrics and Gynecology #Orthopedics
Menopause is associated with lumbar disc degeneration, says an MRI study of 1,566 women and 1,382 men published in the October 2017 issue of the journal Menopau ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Antithrombotic drugs increase risk of hematuria
eMediNexus, 17 October 2017
#Emergency Medicine #Pathology and Lab Medicine #Urology
According to a study published October 3, 2017 in JAMA, compared with nonuse, the use of antithrombotic medications was associated with a significant increase i ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Integrated strategy of differentially expressed genes associated with ulcerative colitis.
eMediNexus, 14 October 2017
#Gastroenterology #Internal Medicine
A new study published in Molecular Medicine Reports aimed to further explore 12 microarray datasets from patients with ulcerative colitis (UC), for potential ge ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Role of Esophageal Motility, Acid Reflux, and of Acid Suppression in Non-obstructive Dysphagia.
eMediNexus, 14 October 2017
#Gastroenterology #Internal Medicine
A recent study published in the Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology aimed to evaluate the role of high-resolution manometry (HRM) findings, presence of gastroe ...MORE
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 Laugh a little

A traffic slogan

eMediNexus, 17 October 2017

Preachers Wish from God

eMediNexus, 12 October 2017

Ugly Faces

eMediNexus, 11 October 2017

Who discovered America?

eMediNexus, 10 October 2017

A traffic slogan

eMediNexus, 08 October 2017

Interesting 911 Calls

eMediNexus, 07 October 2017
 Lighter Reads

eWellness: How to keep your memory sharp?

Dr KK Aggarwal, 17 October 2017

ESpiritual: Debts in Mythology

Dr KK Aggarwal, 17 October 2017

ESpiritual: Do what you do to God

Dr KK Aggarwal, 12 October 2017

Inspirational: Benefits of Struggling

eMediNexus, 12 October 2017