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 EDITORIAL
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Editorial
CMAAO Coronavirus Facts and Myth Buster - Vector vaccines and clots
Dr KK Aggarwal, 15 April 2021
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With input from Dr Monica Vasudev1560: CDC and FDA recommend halt to use of Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine in US over blood clot concernsThe US CDC and US FDA recommend pause to Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine use over six reported cases of a rare, severe type of blood clot in the US.The six reported cases are among over 6.8 million doses of the vaccine administered in the coun ...more

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 CLINICAL NEWS
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Clinical News
Medical Voice 1st March 2021
Dr KK Aggarwal, 01 March 2021
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Activecase count hits zero, Arunachal turns coronavirus-freeArunachal Pradesh became a coronavirus-freestate on Sunday with the three active cases recovering from the disease, asenior health official said. The total caseload in the northeastern stateremained at 16,836, while the number of recoveries stood at 16,780, StateSurveillance Officer Lobsang Jampa said. No fresh Covid-19 case was r ...more

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 NEWS AND UPDATES
Alloveda Liver Update: Importance of Liver function tests in early diagnosis of patients with liver disease
Alloveda Liver Update: Importance of Liver function tests in early diagnosis of patients with liver disease
eMediNexus, 15 April 2021
#Gastroenterology #Multispeciality #Hepatology
Majority of patients with liver disease contact their clinicians once they have advanced cirrhosis or acute decompensation. The main screening tests used for di ...more
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Centre urges doctors to prescribe remdesivir drug only for severe patients on oxygen support
Centre urges doctors to prescribe remdesivir drug only for severe patients on oxygen support
FE Online, 15 April 2021
#Multispeciality
The central government has advised physicians and doctors not to prescribe the antiviral drug Remdesivir in an unreasonable manner. It is only used for serious ...more
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320 Covaxin doses stolen from Jaipur hospital
320 Covaxin doses stolen from Jaipur hospital
PTI, 15 April 2021
#Multispeciality
More than 300 doses of anti-Covid vaccine are stolen from a hospital in Jaipur, amidst the second wave of coronavirus infection in the country. The authorities ...more
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Over 2 Lakh New Coronavirus Cases in India in a Single Day
Over 2 Lakh New Coronavirus Cases in India in a Single Day
eMediNexus, 15 April 2021
#Allergy and Immunology #Pathology and Lab Medicine #Public Health #Pulmonary Medicine #Hospital Medicine #Infectious Diseases
India reported a record daily high in fresh COVID-19 cases with more than 2 lakh infections reported in a single day, as per the Union Health Ministry data upda ...more
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 JOURNAL UPDATES
Cough Update : Assessment of Antitussive potential of diphenhydramine on the citric acid aerosol-induced cough response
Cough Update : Assessment of Antitussive potential of diphenhydramine on the citric acid aerosol-induced cough response
eMediNexus, 15 April 2021
#Allergy and Immunology
The current study included 20 healthy volunteer subjects and estimated the efficiency of 25 mg of diphenhydramine as an antitussive by determining its citric ac ...more
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Cough Update: Role of Ambroxol in the Treatment of Bronchopulmonary Diseases
Cough Update: Role of Ambroxol in the Treatment of Bronchopulmonary Diseases
eMediNexus, 14 April 2021
#Allergy and Immunology
Ambroxol is an active metabolite of bromhexine and has been well-known for years as a potent therapeutic agent in the management of acute and chronic respirator ...more
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Cough Update: Tolerability and Safety of Extended-Release Guaifenesin in Patients with Cough, Chest Congestion associated With URTI
Cough Update: Tolerability and Safety of Extended-Release Guaifenesin in Patients with Cough, Chest Congestion associated With URTI
eMediNexus, 13 April 2021
#Allergy and Immunology
India has launched an extended-release (ER) formulation of the expectorant guaifenesin has for the treatment of productive cough accompanied by mucus. There is ...more
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AstraZeneca Vaccine, Severe Thrombosis Causal Link Established
AstraZeneca Vaccine, Severe Thrombosis Causal Link Established
eMediNexus, 13 April 2021
#Allergy and Immunology #Pathology and Lab Medicine #Public Health #Pulmonary Medicine #Infectious Diseases #Pharmacist
Two studies establishing a causal link between the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine and severe thrombotic complications have recently been published. One article fr ...more
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 MOLECULE UPDATES
Prescription audit of treatment of diarrhea and pneumonia amongst pediatrician in Bhopal
Prescription audit of treatment of diarrhea and pneumonia amongst pediatrician in Bhopal
eMediNexus, 10 April 2021
#Pediatrics #Internal Medicine #Hospital Medicine
A recent article published in the Indian Journal of Community Medicine aimed to observe the current prescription practices for the management of diarrhea and pn ...more
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Topical oronasal povidone-iodine: A low-cost prophylaxis measure to reduce transmission through upper aerodigestive tract procedures
Topical oronasal povidone-iodine: A low-cost prophylaxis measure to reduce transmission through upper aerodigestive tract procedures
eMediNexus, 09 April 2021
#General Surgery
Routine procedures involving the upper aerodigestive tract may be associated with a risk of inadvertent transmission of the virus from asymptomatic patients wit ...more
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Efficacy of Nonprescription Moisturizers for Atopic Dermatitis
Efficacy of Nonprescription Moisturizers for Atopic Dermatitis
eMediNexus, 09 April 2021
#Dermatology
Twice-daily moisturization is recommended by international guidelines as the key to management of atopic dermatitis (AD). A new study published in the Amer ...more
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Acute Infectious Gastroenteritis in Infancy and Childhood
Acute Infectious Gastroenteritis in Infancy and Childhood
eMediNexus, 03 April 2021
#Pediatrics #Internal Medicine #Hospital Medicine
Acute infectious gastroenteritis is the second most common non-traumatic cause of emergency hospitalization in children, 1-5 years of age, accounting for approx ...more
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 INTERESTING CASES
Acute Intermittent Porphyria: A Frequently Misdiagnosed Chameleon!
Acute Intermittent Porphyria: A Frequently Misdiagnosed Chameleon!
, 10 April 2021
#Pediatrics #Internal Medicine #Hospital Medicine
AbstractAcute intermittent porphyria (AIP) is an inborn disorder of heme biosynthesis, autosomal dominant in inheritance. It is a frequent occurrence in young f ...more
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Huge Denture Causing Acute Obstruction in Esophagus and Stridor
Huge Denture Causing Acute Obstruction in Esophagus and Stridor
Dr Shamendra Kumar Meena, 09 April 2021
#General Surgery
AbstractWe report a rare case of an unusually long foreign body (denture) impacted in the mid esophagus of a 62-year-old man. He was illiterate and dran ...more
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Pellagra, Are-emerging disease: case report
Pellagra, Are-emerging disease: case report
, 09 April 2021
#Dermatology
AbstractPellagra is a nutritional ailment that happens owing to the insufficiency of niacin (vitamin B3), which primarily affects the skin, the GI tract, and th ...more
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Severe anemia and hypothyroidism- a case report
Severe anemia and hypothyroidism- a case report
, 03 April 2021
#Pediatrics #Internal Medicine #Hospital Medicine
AbstractThyroid hormone plays an important role in different metabolism in the body. Hematopoietic system is the primary one among the affected systems and anem ...more
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 QUIZZES

Quizzes
eMediNexus, 15 April 2021
#Gastroenterology
Presence of food might be expected to interfere with drug absorption by slowing gastric emptying, or by altering the degree of ionization of the drug in the stomach. Which of the following statements is not a correct example? ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 14 April 2021
#Cardiology
Atropine is contraindicated in all but one of the following client? ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 13 April 2021
#HIV AIDS
A 48-yr-old HIV man has a 2-month history of tenesmus, fever/ night sweats, lethargy, weight loss of 14 kg and anorexia. Which are the two most likely diagnoses? ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 12 April 2021
#Pulmonary Medicine
Which is the most relevant knowledge about oxygen administration to a patient with COPD? ...MORE
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 MEDICO LEGAL CORNER

                What things should be checked in case of a dispute regarding consent?
What things should be checked in case of a dispute regarding consent?
Dr KK Aggarwal, 15 April 2021
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                Legal Quote
Legal Quote
Dr KK Aggarwal, 13 April 2021
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                The patient was not getting cured. Can this be termed as medical negligence?
The patient was not getting cured. Can this be termed as medical negligence?
Dr KK Aggarwal, 12 April 2021
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 LAUGH A LITTLE

                Medical terms
Medical terms
eMediNexus, 15 April 2021
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                Coffee Dilemma
Coffee Dilemma
eMediNexus, 14 April 2021
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                Copy Machine Handout
Copy Machine Handout
eMediNexus, 13 April 2021
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                I know, doc
I know, doc
eMediNexus, 12 April 2021
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 LIGHTER READS

                eSpiritual: Spirituality - The Key To Health
eSpiritual: Spirituality - The Key To Health
Dr KK Aggarwal, 15 April 2021
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                Inspirational: The Burnt Biscuits
Inspirational: The Burnt Biscuits
eMediNexus, 15 April 2021
# Multispeciality
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                eWellness: Tips to avoid Smartphone addiction in children.
eWellness: Tips to avoid Smartphone addiction in children.
Dr KK Aggarwal, 14 April 2021
# Multispeciality
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