Medical Case Studies & Discussion | Medical News India | eMediNexus
 EDITORIAL
Doc Image
Editorial
Coexistent anemia and diabetes in elderly
Dr Sanjay Kalra, DM (AIIMS); President-elect, SAFES, Bharti Hospital, Karnal, India, 21 October 2021
#Multispeciality #Diabetes and Endocrinology

Diabetes mellitus and anemia are common in the elderly and adversely affect clinical outcomes, according to retrospective analysis of data published in the Journal of Diabetes Research.The study from Poland evaluated 981 patients aged 60 years and older who attended primary care clinics between 2013 and 2014. The objectives of the study were to examine the frequency of the concomitant diabetes and ...more

1079 Views
0 Comments
 CLINICAL NEWS
Doc Image
Clinical News
Azithromycin Checks Exacerbations in Asthma Patients
eMediNexus, 21 October 2021
#Allergy and Immunology #Pathology and Lab Medicine #Public Health #Pulmonary Medicine

A real-world study, presented at CHEST 2021, the American College of Chest Physicians annual meeting, noted that prophylactic treatment with azithromycin eliminated exacerbations in nearly one-third of adult patients with asthma.Hanan Ajay reported that among the 34 patients included in the observational study, only one did not have a decrease in infections by at least 50% in comparison with the h ...more

448 Views
0 Comments
 NEWS AND UPDATES
Liver Update: Drug-induced liver injury in older adults
Liver Update: Drug-induced liver injury in older adults
eMediNexus, 21 October 2021
#Gastroenterology #Multispeciality #Hepatology
Drug-induced liver injury (DILI) stands as a leading cause of hospitalisation and medication deregistration. The increasing size of the elderly population ...more
1110 Views
0 Comments
Man complains of abdominal pain, doctors find phone in his stomach
Man complains of abdominal pain, doctors find phone in his stomach
Trends Desk, 21 October 2021
#Multispeciality
Doctors in Egypt, while treating a man for abdominal pain, found a mobile phone in his stomach.Gulf News reported that the man was experiencing severe abdominal ...more
551 Views
1 Comments
Doctors can't work under threat of being assaulted: Punjab and Haryana HC
Doctors can't work under threat of being assaulted: Punjab and Haryana HC
Express News Service, 21 October 2021
#Multispeciality
While dismissing a plea that sought revoking of an FIR against accused charged for hurting doctors, the Punjab and Haryana High Court said that the doctors cann ...more
527 Views
0 Comments
Europe the only region with increase in COVID-19 cases last week, says WHO
Europe the only region with increase in COVID-19 cases last week, says WHO
eMediNexus, 21 October 2021
#Allergy and Immunology #Pathology and Lab Medicine #Pediatrics #Public Health
The World Health organization said that an increase of 7% was noted in fresh COVID-19 cases across Europe in the past week. This is the only region that has sho ...more
446 Views
0 Comments
MORE
 JOURNAL UPDATES
Dupilumab Linked to Improved Lung Function in Children with Asthma
Dupilumab Linked to Improved Lung Function in Children with Asthma
eMediNexus, 19 October 2021
#Allergy and Immunology #Pathology and Lab Medicine #Pediatrics #Public Health
Findings from a randomized study, presented at the CHEST conference, the annual meeting of the American College of Chest Physicians, revealed that children with ...more
485 Views
0 Comments
New Migraine Drugs Tied to Less Risk for Adverse Events
New Migraine Drugs Tied to Less Risk for Adverse Events
eMediNexus, 19 October 2021
#Allergy and Immunology #Neurology #Public Health #Pharmacist
According to a new systematic review and meta-analysis, new classes of antimigraine drugs appear to be effective and have improved tolerability among patients w ...more
510 Views
0 Comments
HT Update: Management of Hypertension Using Combination Therapy
HT Update: Management of Hypertension Using Combination Therapy
eMediNexus, 19 October 2021
#Cardiology
The clinical data have shown that over 70% of adults with primary hypertension require a minimum of two antihypertensive agents, either starting initially as co ...more
5709 Views
22 Comments
Male sex, older age linked with risk of antibiotic failure in pneumonia
Male sex, older age linked with risk of antibiotic failure in pneumonia
eMediNexus, 18 October 2021
#Allergy and Immunology #Pathology and Lab Medicine #Public Health #Pulmonary Medicine
According to a secondary analysis of a randomized trial, two factors have been found to be associated with a greater risk for antibiotic failure in clinically s ...more
496 Views
0 Comments
MORE
 MOLECULE UPDATES
Effect of Saccharomyces boulardii CNCM-I 3799 and Bacillus subtilis CU-1 on Acute Watery Diarrhea: A Randomized Double-Blind Placebo-Controlled Study in Indian Children
Effect of Saccharomyces boulardii CNCM-I 3799 and Bacillus subtilis CU-1 on Acute Watery Diarrhea: A Randomized Double-Blind Placebo-Controlled Study in Indian Children
eMediNexus, 07 October 2021
#Pediatrics
A randomized double-blind placebo-controlled study assessed the effect of combination probiotic Saccharomyces boulardii CNCM-I 3799 and Bacillus subtilis CU-1 i ...more
799 Views
1 Comments
Newborn bath
Newborn bath
eMediNexus, 23 September 2021
#Pediatrics
A new article discussed that orientation of the first bath must be rendered to patients, preferably in the prenatal period, in a step-by-step manner. This can h ...more
952 Views
0 Comments
 Efficacy and safety of ivy leaves dry extract in acute cough
Efficacy and safety of ivy leaves dry extract in acute cough
eMediNexus, 07 September 2021
#Pulmonary Medicine
Aim-A study assessed the efficacy and safety of ivy leaves’extract cough formulation in the treatmentMethod-This randomized, placebo-controlled, double-bl ...more
762 Views
0 Comments
Fluid Response Evaluation in Sepsis Hypotension and Shock
Fluid Response Evaluation in Sepsis Hypotension and Shock
eMediNexus, 02 September 2021
#Pediatrics #Internal Medicine #Hospital Medicine
A new study published in Chest evaluated the efficacy of dynamic measures – stroke volume change during passive leg-raise – to guide resuscitation a ...more
1386 Views
0 Comments
MORE
 INTERESTING CASES
Cutaneous cysts with nail dystrophy in a young female: A classical association
Cutaneous cysts with nail dystrophy in a young female: A classical association
, 15 October 2021
#Dermatology
A 28-year-old female, who was married, presented with a history of multiple asymptomatic yellowish to skin colored cutaneous cysts over the face, neck, and ster ...more
713 Views
0 Comments
Efficacy of topical tretinoin in the treatment of Acne Vulgaris among adolescents.
Efficacy of topical tretinoin in the treatment of Acne Vulgaris among adolescents.
, 09 October 2021
#Dermatology
AbstractAcne vulgaris (AV) is characterized by non-inflammatory lesions with open and closed comedones; inflammatory lesions or inflammatory nodules, pustules o ...more
736 Views
0 Comments
Congenital Juvenile Xanthogranuloma of Foot, a Nodular Lesion
Congenital Juvenile Xanthogranuloma of Foot, a Nodular Lesion
Dr Raj Kumar Chandoke, Consultant and Head, Pathology, ESI-PGIMSR and Model Hospital, Basaidarapur, New Delhi, 07 October 2021
#Pediatrics
AbstractA 2-month-old infant presented with a circumscribed nodule on left foot since birth. Excision biopsy showed juvenile xanthogranuloma, an uncommon diagno ...more
786 Views
0 Comments
Localized bullous pemphigoid in young adults
Localized bullous pemphigoid in young adults
, 02 October 2021
#Dermatology
Bullous pemphigoid (BP) is an exceptional autoimmune skin disease with the tendency on the elderly. Localized BP is one of the clinical alternatives of pemphigo ...more
872 Views
0 Comments
MORE
 QUIZZES

Quizzes
eMediNexus, 14 October 2021
#Dermatology
Kaposis variceliform are seen in: ...MORE
14 Answers
0 Views

Quizzes
eMediNexus, 08 October 2021
#Dermatology
The test likely to help in diagnosis of a patient who presents with an itchy annular plaque on the face is: ...MORE
6 Answers
0 Views

Quizzes
eMediNexus, 06 October 2021
#Pediatrics
Ectodermal Dysplasia (ED) is characterized by- ...MORE
6 Answers
0 Views

Quizzes
eMediNexus, 01 October 2021
#Dermatology
Which of the following statements are false? ...MORE
2 Answers
0 Views
MORE
 MEDICO LEGAL CORNER

                Can a doctor make an announcement in the press?
Can a doctor make an announcement in the press?
eMediNexus, 21 October 2021
449 Views
0 Comments

                Can a doctor advertise?
Can a doctor advertise?
eMediNexus, 20 October 2021
538 Views
0 Comments

                What are the duties of the physician towards the paramedics?
What are the duties of the physician towards the paramedics?
eMediNexus, 19 October 2021
527 Views
0 Comments

                Is it ethical for a doctor to publically endorse any drug or product?
Is it ethical for a doctor to publically endorse any drug or product?
eMediNexus, 18 October 2021
559 Views
1 Comments
MORE
 LAUGH A LITTLE

                Jealousy
Jealousy
eMediNexus, 15 June 2021
# Multispeciality
905 Views
0 Comments

                Tell him I cant see him
Tell him I cant see him
eMediNexus, 14 June 2021
# Multispeciality
1015 Views
0 Comments

                Seen on a famous beauty parlor in Bombay
Seen on a famous beauty parlor in Bombay
eMediNexus, 13 June 2021
# Multispeciality
1019 Views
0 Comments

                Funny definitions
Funny definitions
eMediNexus, 12 June 2021
# Multispeciality
959 Views
0 Comments
MORE
 LIGHTER READS
MORE