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 EDITORIAL
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Editorial
CMAAO Coronavirus Facts and Myth Buster: FDA Approves Remdesivir as the First Drug for COVID-19
Dr KK Aggarwal, 25 October 2020
#Multispeciality

With input from Dr Monica Vasudev1118:  FDA Approves Remdesivir as the First Drug for COVID-19 a Week after WHO trial showed no survival benefitThe US FDA has approved remdesivir for the treatment of hospitalized COVID-19 patients.The drug limits SARS-CoV-2 replication.It is indicated for hospitalized patients aged 12 years and above, weighing at least 40 kg.Previously, the injectable drug wa ...more

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 CLINICAL NEWS
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Clinical News
Medical Voice 17th October 2020
Dr KK Aggarwal, 17 October 2020
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Prognostic test helps select breast cancer patients avoid chemotherapyPune: An advanced prognostic test is helping select breast cancer patients avoid chemotherapy, especially at a time when the scare of Covid-19 has confined many high-risk individuals to their homes. It helped doctors a great deal in the case of Prabhakar, in his 60s, who was diagnosed with a malignant tumour (breast cancer) at a ...more

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 NEWS AND UPDATES
 Alloveda Liver Update: Geriatric Hepatology: The Hepatic Diseases of the Elderly and Liver Transplant
Alloveda Liver Update: Geriatric Hepatology: The Hepatic Diseases of the Elderly and Liver Transplant
eMediNexus, 25 October 2020
#Gastroenterology #Multispeciality #Hepatology
Geriatric patients show various changes in the liver, which play a role in the clinical characteristics of liver diseases in these patients. Geriatric patients ...more
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New book urges world leaders to unite in response to health threats
New book urges world leaders to unite in response to health threats
eMediNexus, 25 October 2020
#Public Health #Business And Medicine
On the occasion of the World Health Summit 2020 and the 75th anniversary of the United Nations, a new book was launched that urges world leaders and politicians ...more
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Alloveda Liver Update: Clinical outcome and Prognosis of Acute Liver Failure in the Elderly
Alloveda Liver Update: Clinical outcome and Prognosis of Acute Liver Failure in the Elderly
eMediNexus, 24 October 2020
#Gastroenterology #Multispeciality #Hepatology
Evidence based observations suggest that elderly population has usually poor prognosis in cases of acute liver failure (ALF) and might be considered a relative ...more
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Doctors of  Delhi's Hindu Rao Hospital goes on indefinite hunger strike
Doctors of Delhi's Hindu Rao Hospital goes on indefinite hunger strike
Express News Service, 24 October 2020
#Multispeciality
From Friday evening, the resident doctors of Hindu Rao Hospital, which is run by the North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NMC), started their indefinite hunger st ...more
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 JOURNAL UPDATES
Zinc Update: Role of Zinc Signaling in Immune System
Zinc Update: Role of Zinc Signaling in Immune System
eMediNexus, 25 October 2020
#Allergy and Immunology
An article published in the Journal of Immunology Research stated that zinc is an essential micronutrient for basic cell activities such as cell growth, differe ...more
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Analysis of antinuclear antibody titers and patterns by using HEp-2 and primate liver tissue substrate indirect immunofluorescence assay in patients with systemic autoimmune rheumatic diseases
Analysis of antinuclear antibody titers and patterns by using HEp-2 and primate liver tissue substrate indirect immunofluorescence assay in patients with systemic autoimmune rheumatic diseases
eMediNexus, 24 October 2020
#Allergy and Immunology
A new study published in the Journal of Clinical Laboratory Analysis explored antinuclear antibody (ANA) positivity rate, titers and patterns in patients with s ...more
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Intestinal SALSA/dmbt1 levels are decreased in prematurely born infants
Intestinal SALSA/dmbt1 levels are decreased in prematurely born infants
eMediNexus, 24 October 2020
#Allergy and Immunology
A new article published in the Scandinavian Journal of Immunology discussed that the first months of life represent a crucial time period for an infant. Alongsi ...more
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Longitudinal outcomes of severe asthma: real-world evidence of multidimensional analyses
Longitudinal outcomes of severe asthma: real-world evidence of multidimensional analyses
eMediNexus, 24 October 2020
#Allergy and Immunology
The purpose of a new study published in The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology was to demonstrate clinical outcomes of asthma by multidimensional analys ...more
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 MOLECULE UPDATES
Integrative pharmacological mechanism of vitamin C combined with glycyrrhizic acid against COVID-19
Integrative pharmacological mechanism of vitamin C combined with glycyrrhizic acid against COVID-19
eMediNexus, 24 October 2020
#Allergy and Immunology
Clinical trials have identified vitamin C (VC) as a potent compound pneumonia management; glycyrrhizic acid (GA) is an anti-inflammatory medicine against pneumo ...more
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Metformin use not associated with adverse pregnancy outcomes in women with type 2 diabetes
Metformin use not associated with adverse pregnancy outcomes in women with type 2 diabetes
eMediNexus, 24 October 2020
#Diabetes and Endocrinology
Use of insulin for managing type 2 diabetes in pregnancy may have some limitations such as injection phobia. On the other hand, despite reported safety of metfo ...more
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Prenatal exposure to metformin can improve cardiovascular profile in offspring of obese mothers
Prenatal exposure to metformin can improve cardiovascular profile in offspring of obese mothers
eMediNexus, 24 October 2020
#Diabetes and Endocrinology
Maternal obesity during pregnancy increases the risk of complications and adverse neonatal outcome. Studies in the past have shown its link with long-lasting ad ...more
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Advancements in therapeutic potential of adapalene
Advancements in therapeutic potential of adapalene
eMediNexus, 23 October 2020
#Dermatology
Adapalene, a third-generation retinoid has been successfully used in the treatment of acne vulgaris. It acts by binding to retinoic acid nuclear receptors. Vari ...more
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 INTERESTING CASES
Biologic inflammatory syndrome
Biologic inflammatory syndrome
eMediNexus, 24 October 2020
#Allergy and Immunology
A 70-year-old female was hospitalized for diffuse polyarthralgies of large joints with biologic inflammatory syndrome.The lady had a history of arterial hyperte ...more
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Successful treatment of Vulvar Acne of a 32-year-old female with oral retinoid therapy.
Successful treatment of Vulvar Acne of a 32-year-old female with oral retinoid therapy.
, 23 October 2020
#Dermatology
IntroductionIntermittent inflammation of the vulval pilosebaceous units is common and usually self‐limiting, but some patients experience recurrent and more t ...more
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A Case of Biotinidase Deficiency Presenting as Quadriparesis
A Case of Biotinidase Deficiency Presenting as Quadriparesis
, 22 October 2020
#Pediatrics
AbstractBiotinidase deficiency is a rare disorder with a wide spectrum of neurological, dermatological, and immunological dysfunction. Identification of this di ...more
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Case of a 54-year-old Man with Sudden Cardiac Arrest
Case of a 54-year-old Man with Sudden Cardiac Arrest
eMediNexus, 20 October 2020
#Nephrology
The caseA 54-year-old man assessed at the hospital after cardiac arrest associated with ventricular fibrillation.Until mid-day on the day of admission, the pati ...more
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 QUIZZES

Quizzes
eMediNexus, 24 October 2020
#Public Health
All the following are true regarding abscess of the spleen except: ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 24 October 2020
#Nursing
The nurse is caring for a neonate with congenital clubfoot. The child has a cast to correct the defect. Before discharge, what should the nurse tell the parents? ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 23 October 2020
#Diabetes and Endocrinology
According to you, which of the following statements is incorrect? ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 23 October 2020
#Diabetes and Endocrinology
Do you think metformin should be given to pregnant women with type 2 diabetes? ...MORE
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 MEDICO LEGAL CORNER

                Can an MBBS doctor treat a patient who is admitted under him & has a specific complaint?
Can an MBBS doctor treat a patient who is admitted under him & has a specific complaint?
Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 25 October 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, 24 October 2020
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                What to do if we find a non pharmacist dispensing a drug in a pharmacy?
What to do if we find a non pharmacist dispensing a drug in a pharmacy?
Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 23 October 2020
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                What does the United Nations say about the right to healthcare?
What does the United Nations say about the right to healthcare?
Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 22 October 2020
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 LAUGH A LITTLE

                Smart Kid
Smart Kid
eMediNexus, 25 October 2020
# Multispeciality
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                Spring Fever
Spring Fever
eMediNexus, 24 October 2020
# Multispeciality
505 Views
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                Hiccups
Hiccups
eMediNexus, 23 October 2020
# Multispeciality
663 Views
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                Price you pay for being Good
Price you pay for being Good
eMediNexus, 22 October 2020
# Multispeciality
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 LIGHTER READS

                eWellness: Tips on Water Hygiene
eWellness: Tips on Water Hygiene
Dr KK Aggarwal, 25 October 2020
# Multispeciality
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                ESpiritual: What is the importance of silence?
ESpiritual: What is the importance of silence?
Dr KK Aggarwal, 25 October 2020
# Multispeciality
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                Inspirational: It's All Good
Inspirational: It's All Good
eMediNexus, 25 October 2020
# Multispeciality
461 Views
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                eWellness: Environmental impact on eye health
eWellness: Environmental impact on eye health
Dr KK Aggarwal, 24 October 2020
# Multispeciality
478 Views
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