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 EDITORIAL
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COVID-19 in CMAAO countries vs Europe vs USA (Part 2)
Dr KK Aggarwal, 27 May 2020
#Multispeciality

CMAAO CORONAVIRUS FACTS and MYTH BUSTER 109927: Minutes of Virtual Meeting of CMAAO NMAs23rd May, 2020, Saturday, 9.30am-10.30amParticipants: Member NMAsDr KK Aggarwal, President CMAAO; Dr Yeh Woei Chong, Singapore Chair, CMAAO; Dr Kar Chai Koh, Malaysia, Vice Chair of Council; Dr Ravi Naidu, Past President, CMAAO, Malaysia; Dr Rajan Sharma, National President IMA; Dr RV Asokan, Secretary Gen ...more

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 CLINICAL NEWS
Clinical News
Clinical News
WHO chief applauds 'landmark resolution' to accelerate COVID-19 response
eMediNexus, 21 May 2020
#Business And Medicine #Emergency Medicine #Hospital Medicine #Infectious Diseases #Pathology and Lab Medicine
With unparalleled support, the World Health Assembly adopted a landmark resolution, outlining a roadmap of the actions that are required to sustain and expedite the COVID-19 response at national as well as international levels, the UN health agency chief said on Wednesday.WHO Director-General, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, said, “It assigns responsibilities for both the WHO [World Health Organ ...more
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 NEWS AND UPDATES
Alloveda Liver Update: Appetite-enhancing effects of vanilla flavors
Alloveda Liver Update: Appetite-enhancing effects of vanilla flavors
eMediNexus, 27 May 2020
#Gastroenterology #Hepatology #Multispeciality
People are familiar with vanilla flavor through foods, cosmetics, household products and some medicines. Vanilla flavoring agents usually contain vanillin or it ...more
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Alloveda Liver Update: Association between Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms in PPARA and EPAS1 Genes and High-Altitude Appetite Loss
Alloveda Liver Update: Association between Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms in PPARA and EPAS1 Genes and High-Altitude Appetite Loss
eMediNexus, 26 May 2020
#Gastroenterology #Hepatology #Multispeciality
Loss of appetite is a common symptom encountered at high altitudes (HA) for lowlanders. Hypoxia has been reported to be the key initiating factor of HA appetite ...more
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ICMR delays the proposal regarding the trial of Rs 5 arthritis drug in COVID-19 cases
ICMR delays the proposal regarding the trial of Rs 5 arthritis drug in COVID-19 cases
TNN, 26 May 2020
#Multispeciality
The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) is holding a proposal regarding a clinical trial of an affordable and time-tested anti-inflammatory arthritis drug ...more
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India reported over 6,000 new COVID-19 cases with 150 deaths in a single day
India reported over 6,000 new COVID-19 cases with 150 deaths in a single day
TNN, 26 May 2020
#Multispeciality
On Monday, India recorded above 6,000 new COVID-19 infections for the 4th successive day, however the count is slightly less than the numbers reported in the la ...more
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 JOURNAL UPDATES
Primary prevention of eczema in infants through a healthy microbiome
Primary prevention of eczema in infants through a healthy microbiome
eMediNexus, 27 May 2020
#Multispeciality
Globally, eczema is increasing with associated rises in health expenses and decrease in quality of life. Several factors are predi ...MORE
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A common and most neglected problem in chronic leg ulcers is pruritus
A common and most neglected problem in chronic leg ulcers is pruritus
eMediNexus, 26 May 2020
#Multispeciality
There is a lack of studies concerning pruritus in patients with chronic leg ulcers. Records were collected by using freshly develo ...MORE
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Too Much or Too Little Sleep Increases Constipation
Too Much or Too Little Sleep Increases Constipation
eMediNexus, 26 May 2020
#Gastroenterology #Neurology #Pharmacist
People who sleep more or less than average report significantly more constipation, compared with normal sleepers, suggests data fr ...MORE
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RT Plus ADT vs. Brachytherapy Boost for Prostate Cancer
RT Plus ADT vs. Brachytherapy Boost for Prostate Cancer
eMediNexus, 26 May 2020
#Business And Medicine #Hematology #Oncology #Pharmacist #Radiology
Men with localized prostate cancer lived longer when treated with external beam radiation therapy (EBRT) with androgen deprivation ...MORE
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DOACs Tied to Lower Fracture Risk versus Warfarin in AFib Patients
DOACs Tied to Lower Fracture Risk versus Warfarin in AFib Patients
eMediNexus, 26 May 2020
#Cardiology #Internal Medicine #Orthopedics #Pharmacist #Rheumatology
Among patients with atrial fibrillation, use of direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs) was found to be associated with lower osteoporo ...MORE
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Remdesivir Data from NIAID Trial Published
Remdesivir Data from NIAID Trial Published
eMediNexus, 25 May 2020
#Business And Medicine #Emergency Medicine #Hospital Medicine #Infectious Diseases #Pathology and Lab Medicine
Peer-reviewed findings have been published recently from one of the key trials of remdesivir, possibly the most promising antivira ...MORE
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 MOLECULE UPDATES
A Treatment Combination of Peels, Oral Antioxidants, and Topical Therapy for Refractory Melasma
A Treatment Combination of Peels, Oral Antioxidants, and Topical Therapy for Refractory Melasma
eMediNexus, 21 May 2020
#Dermatology
A new study published in Clinical, Cosmetic and Investigational Dermatology aimed to determine the clinical ef ...MORE
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Cutaneous barriers and immunity
Cutaneous barriers and immunity
eMediNexus, 15 May 2020
#Pediatrics
The skin is the outer most barrier that ensures protection from external harm. The understanding of role of sk ...MORE
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Clascoterone - a Novel Androgen Receptor Antagonist, Inhibits Production of Lipids and Inflammatory Cytokines from Sebocytes
Clascoterone - a Novel Androgen Receptor Antagonist, Inhibits Production of Lipids and Inflammatory Cytokines from Sebocytes
eMediNexus, 14 May 2020
#Dermatology
A new article published in the Journal of Drugs in Dermatology reported that cortexolone 17α-propionate ...MORE
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Influence of Retinol Concentration in Liquid Crystal Formula on Epidermal Growth Factor, interleukin-6 and transglutaminase-1 mRNA Expression in the Epidermis.
Influence of Retinol Concentration in Liquid Crystal Formula on Epidermal Growth Factor, interleukin-6 and transglutaminase-1 mRNA Expression in the Epidermis.
eMediNexus, 06 May 2020
#Dermatology
Cosmetics use lower concentrations of retinol and can cause emerging hypersensitivity reactions as well as red ...MORE
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 INTERESTING CASES
Juvenile Plantar Dermatosis
Juvenile Plantar Dermatosis
Dr Vijay Zawar, 21 May 2020
#Dermatology
Figure 1. Showing cracking and scaly lesions, mainly on plantar surfaces of big toe.AbstractJuvenile plantar dermatosis is a common skin problem presenting in c ...MORE
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The case of benign prostatic hyperplasia with renal failure
The case of benign prostatic hyperplasia with renal failure
eMediNexus, 15 May 2020
#Nephrology
The case:An 83-year-old male patient presented with a reduced caliber and force at the urinary stream.HistoryThere were no relevant comorbidities such as diabet ...MORE
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LISSENCEPHALY- A RARE CASE
LISSENCEPHALY- A RARE CASE
Dr. Sushil Mansingani, Dr. Sameer Raniga, Dr. Amit Prajapati, Dr. Alpesh Pancholi, Dr. Prakash A. Vohra, Dr. Vijay Vaidya, 15 May 2020
#Pediatrics
About the AuthorDr. Sushil Mansingani, Third year resident, Department of Radiology, S.S.G. Hospital and Medical College, Baroda.Dr. Sameer Raniga, Assistant Pr ...MORE
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Exfoliative Dermatitis Secondary to Acute Generalized Pustular Psoriasis in a Child
Exfoliative Dermatitis Secondary to Acute Generalized Pustular Psoriasis in a Child
Neema Ali M, Upadya G, Kumar P and Kuruvila M, 14 May 2020
#Dermatology
1Department of Dermatology, Father Muller Medical College, Mangalore, Karnataka, India2Department of Dermatology, Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore, Karnataka ...MORE
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 QUIZZES

Quizzes
eMediNexus, 26 May 2020
#Oncology
Strong correlation with colorectal cancer is seen in: ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 25 May 2020
#Nursing
A client with head injury is confused, drowsy and has unequal pupils. Which of the following nursing diagnosis is most important at this time? ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 23 May 2020
#Public Health
A patient returns from the recovery room at 9 AM alert and oriented, with an IV infusing. His pulse is 82, blood pressure is 120 and 80, respirations are 20, and all are within normal range. At 10 am and at 11 am, his vital signs are stable. At noon, however, his pulse rate is 94, blood pressure is 116 and 74, and respirations are 24. What nursing action is most appropriate? ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 23 May 2020
#Pediatrics
An 8-month-old is admitted to the pediatric unit following a fall from his high chair. The child is awake, alert, and crying. The nurse should know that a brain injury is more severe in children because of: ...MORE
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 Medico Legal Corner
Some patients ask for a bill for the drugs supplied by the registered

Some patients ask for a bill for the drugs supplied by the registered

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 26 May 2020
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Can drugs be supplied by the registered practitioner to his patient?

Can drugs be supplied by the registered practitioner to his patient?

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 25 May 2020
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Can a patient dictate as to what all a doctor should write instead of

Can a patient dictate as to what all a doctor should write instead of

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 24 May 2020
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Is texting and email checking in OT allowed?

Is texting and email checking in OT allowed?

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 23 May 2020
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 Laugh a little
Well, I can see you

Well, I can see you

eMediNexus, 26 May 2020
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Knock on wood

Knock on wood

eMediNexus, 25 May 2020
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Tip

Tip

eMediNexus, 24 May 2020
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The Leave Application

The Leave Application

eMediNexus, 23 May 2020
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 Lighter Reads

eWellness: Can blood pressure be higher in one arm?

Dr KK Aggarwal, 26 May 2020
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eSpiritual: Vedanta Laws

Dr KK Aggarwal, 26 May 2020
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Inspirational: Don't give up!

eMediNexus, 26 May 2020
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eWellness: Prevention strategy relies on lifestyle

Dr KK Aggarwal, 25 May 2020
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