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Editorial
Sexual privacy is my fundamental right
Dr KK Aggarwal, 24 June 2018
#Multispeciality

Last year, there was a campaign “Sexual privacy is my fundamental right” with the message that doctors cannot ask “Are you married?”, unless this question relates to the illness concerned. At the most, doctors can ask “Are you active sexually?” Here is a glossary of some pertinent related terms. Sex: Biological characteristics that define humans as female o ...more

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Clinical News
IJCP & eMediNexus congratulates Dr Ajay Kumar on receiving ASGE Honorary Awards-International Excellence Award
eMediNexus, 23 June 2018
#Gastroenterology
This year’s recipient of ASGE Honorary Awards- “International Excellence Award”, Dr Ajay Kumar is the second Indian to have received the prestigious award. The only other Indian to have been bestowed the award was Dr Nageshwar Reddy in the year 2011.International Service Award is a distinguished honor presented to an international member who has served in a significant way to adv ...more
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 NEWS AND UPDATES

News and Updates
ICD New classification includes AMR
Dr KK Aggarwal, 23 June 2018
#Multispeciality
KERALA HIGH COURT HELD THAT IMAGE OF MOTHER FEEDING THE BABY IS NOT PRURIENT OR OBSCENE: In the matte title “Felix MA versus P. V.  Gangadharan, ...more
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News and Updates
WHO will stop classifying transgender people as mentally ill
Dr KK Aggarwal, 22 June 2018
#Multispeciality
CNN: The United Nations health agency said that in its 11th International Classification of Diseases (ICD) catalog that "gender incongruence" -- the organizatio ...more
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News and Updates
India spends less on health than Bhutan, Nepal and Maldives
, 22 June 2018
#Multispeciality
In the absence of a significant hike in spending on healthcare, achieving the national health targets could be an uphill task.India’s public health expend ...more
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News and Updates
Wealthy, educated Indians more at heart disease risk
Malathy Iyer, 22 June 2018
#Multispeciality
MUMBAI: Indians who are educated, have higher household wealth and boast of urban addresses are more prone to cardiovascular disease (CVD), a study done by rese ...more
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 JOURNAL UPDATES

Journal Updates
Long-term Lactobacillus rhamnosus application to restore balanced vaginal ecosystem
eMediNexus, 23 June 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology #Urology
A study published in BMC Infectious Diseases sought to confirm that vaginal Lactobacilli long-lasting implementation in women with HPV-infections and concomitan ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Estrogen, migraine, and vascular risk.
eMediNexus, 23 June 2018
#Nephrology #Obstetrics and Gynecology
A new article published in Neurological Sciences discussed that females have higher propensity for migraine and the course of its symptoms is influenced by life ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Impact of Maternal Buprenorphine Dose on Severity or Incidence of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome.
eMediNexus, 23 June 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology #Pediatrics
The purpose of a new study, published in the Journal of Addiction Medicine, was to measure the incidence, onset, duration, and severity of neonatal abstinence s ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Early breastfeeding problems.
eMediNexus, 23 June 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology #Pediatrics #Public Health
The goal of a new study published in Sex & Reproductive Healthcare was to explore mothers perspectives on when breastfeeding problems were the most challeng ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Diagnosis of Vaginitis
eMediNexus, 23 June 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology #Urology
A new article published in American Family Physician stated that vaginitis is characterized by an excessive or abnormal vaginal discharge, odor, irritation, itc ...MORE
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Journal Updates
Mindful walking lowers stress and anxiety
eMediNexus, 23 June 2018
#Psychiatry #Public Health
A study conducted among college students reports that students were less stressed out and had lower anxiety when they were on their feet and moving and reported ...MORE
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 MOLECULE UPDATES

Molecule Updates
Breast infections in breastfeeding mothers
eMediNexus, 23 June 2018
#Dermatology #Infectious Diseases #Obstetrics and Gynecology #Pediatrics
Nearly 80-90% of breastfeeding women have been estimated to experience some degree of nipple soreness on account of nipple trauma and infection.1 Nipple pain is ...MORE
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Molecule Updates
Antifungal property of tea tree oil in treating fungal infections
eMediNexus, 23 June 2018
#Dermatology #Infectious Diseases #Obstetrics and Gynecology
Melaleuca alternifolia (tea tree) has long been used in traditional medicine for wounds and cutaneous infections, as well as to treat several conditions such as ...MORE
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Molecule Updates
A safety evaluation of Guselkumab for the treatment of psoriasis.
eMediNexus, 21 June 2018
#Dermatology
A new article published in Expert Opinion on Drug Safety reported that guselkumab is a human monoclonal IgG1λ antibody which is used in the treatment of ...MORE
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Molecule Updates
Treatment of Atopic Dermatitis with Tralokinumab, an Anti-IL-13 Monoclonal Antibody.
eMediNexus, 21 June 2018
#Allergy and Immunology #Dermatology
A new article published in The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology evaluated the efficacy and safety of tralokinumab in adults with moderate to severe at ...MORE
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 INTERESTING CASES

Interesting Cases
Secondary Abdominal Pregnancy Following Rupture of Rudimentary Horn: A Rare Case Report
Kshama Vishwakarma, P Shukla, K Yadav, 23 June 2018
#Gastroenterology #Obstetrics and Gynecology
ABSTRACT Pregnancy in the rudimentary horn of the uterus is a rare form of ectopic pregnancy; most of the cases were being diagnosed at laparotomy for hemorrha ...MORE
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Interesting Cases
Lower Segment Large Fibroid In A Unicornuate Uterus With 34 Weeks Pregnancy
Singh Urvashi, Panchpal Shivangi, 18 June 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
Case reportA 24 year old infertility treated primigravida with 34 weeks pregnancy was seen on 2nd of June 2011 with complain of leaking per vaginum for 12 hours ...MORE
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Interesting Cases
Fetal head showing at vagina and anus simultaneously with an intact perineum: a rare presentation of obstructed labour.
, 08 June 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
Abstract: In a parturient woman, tears of vagina, urethra and rectum along with an intact perineum is rare. A 20 years old woman presented with an obstructed la ...MORE
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Interesting Cases
Intraperitoneal bladder injury during tubectomy- A conservative approach
Shaveta Jain, Roopa Malik, Smiti Nanda, Nitin Jain, 02 June 2018
#Obstetrics and Gynecology
Abstract: Iatrogenic bladder injury is a recognized rare complication of gynecological surgery and may result in significant morbidity when associated with int ...MORE
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 QUIZZES

Quizzes
eMediNexus, 23 June 2018
#Infectious Diseases
The following statements about meningococcal meningitis are true, except: ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 22 June 2018
#Pathology and Lab Medicine
A couple, with a family history of beta-thalassemia major in a distant relative has come for counseling. The husband had HbA2 of 4.8% and the wife has HbA2 of 2.3%. The risk of having a child with beta-thalassemia major is. ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 21 June 2018
#Pharmacist
A hybrid teledermatology is: ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 20 June 2018
#Emergency Medicine
Which of the following is recommended in pregnant women with a history of travel to an area with an ongoing Zika virus outbreak? ...MORE
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 Medico Legal Corner

Can a legal notice with a copy to state medical council constitute a complaint?

Dr KK Aggarwal and Ms Ira Gupta, 23 June 2018
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Can the services of a lawyer be availed while defending a medicolegal case?

Dr KK Aggarwal and Ms Ira Gupta, 22 June 2018
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Is texting and email checking in OT allowed?

Dr KK Aggarwal and Ms Ira Gupta, 21 June 2018
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Can MCI suspend the license to practice for a criminal case under trial till the case is decided?

Dr KK Aggarwal and Ms Ira Gupta, 20 June 2018
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 Laugh a little

Water in the carburetor

eMediNexus, 23 June 2018
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Traffic Court

eMediNexus, 22 June 2018
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Who Would Know?

eMediNexus, 21 June 2018
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Bribery

eMediNexus, 20 June 2018
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 Lighter Reads

eWellness: Some tips to prevent stroke from HCFI

Dr KK Aggarwal, 23 June 2018
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eSpiritual: Mindfulness meditation

Dr KK Aggarwal, 23 June 2018
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Inspirational: Temper Control

eMediNexus, 23 June 2018
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eWellness: Some health tips from HCFI

Dr KK Aggarwal, 22 June 2018
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