Epilepsy and Pregnancy - With Her in Mind

Pregnancy demands extra attention in any woman and if the woman has epilepsy, the vulnerability increases. Women with epilepsy have many questions pertaining to pregnancy. This booklet is a humble attempt to address few such queries. more»

Sulbacip (Sulbactam) I.V. Monograph

Over the past decade, the proportion of hospital-acquired infections caused by Acinetobacter spp. has increased worldwide.  A renewed interest in sulbactam as a true beta-lactam antibiotic has been noted recently, owing to its intrinsic activity against the Acinetobacter spp. This monograph describes the various clinical aspects on efficacy and safety of sulbactam in MDR, carbapenem resistant Acinetobacter infections. more»

Liposome: A Technological Marvel

Liposomal encapsulation of drugs represents a new drug delivery system that appears to offer important therapeutic advantages over existing methods of drug delivery. Here is an insight into some unique properties of liposomes, advantages and applications of its amalgamation with amphotericin B more»

PCOS - A Family Affair

PCOS is a disorder of unknown etiology characterized by chronic anovulation and hyperandrogenism in women. This booklet provides clinical studies that show that siblings, children and even parents of PCOS women have been found to have a higher risk for exhibiting either the hyperandrogenaemia or metabolic traits of the disorder. more»

Journey of Imatinib

To date, the success of Imatinib in the treatment of chronic phase Chronic myeloid leukaemia (CML) remains the best example of successful targeted therapy. In the present journey, we review the main biological and clinical data to date reported on Imatinib. more»

Efficacy and Safety of ETACEPT in Indian Patients with Severe to Moderate Active Rheumatoid Arthritis

Etacept is the first Biosimilar of etanercept in India. This study assessed the safety and efficacy of Etacept in moderate to severe active rheumatoid arthritis patients in India. more»

Nutshell Series 3: Cytomegalovirus Disease

Cytomegalovirus (CMV) is one of the common opportunistic infection (OI) observed among highly immunosuppressed HIV-infected individuals. HIV-infected individuals are at highest risk of acquiring CMV disease when their CD4 cell counts fall below 50 to 100 cells/mm3. This issue of the ‘Nutshell’ series outlines the strategy for prevention and management of CMV disease in HIV.

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VC 15 Serum

VC 15 contains vitamin C (L-ascorbic acid) at a concentration of 15%. Vitamin C is an excellent antioxidant having many additional properties. more»

Migraine and Eye

Visual system plays an important role in diagnosis of many neurological disorders. Undiagnosed migraineurs my first present to their ophthalmologists looking for answers to their visual symptoms. The current booklet provides comprehensive information about migraine disease. more»

Tenvir (Tenofovir disoproxil fumarate 300 mg)

Tenofovir disoproxil fumarate is a highly selective, potent inhibitor of HBV replication with a high genetic barrier to resistance. It is recommended as first-line option in nucleoside-naive patients with chronic HBV infection and is a useful alternative in lamivudine-resistant patients. This slideset enumerates the efficacy, safety, indications, dosing and place in therapy of tenofovir in Hepatitis B. more»

WHO 2013 Guidelines - At A Glance

“WHO 2013 Guidelines - At a glance” is a summary of recommendations from the recently updated WHO guidelines on the use of antiretroviral drugs for treating and preventing HIV infection. more»

Balloons in Angioplasty

Keep yourself upbreast with the rapid developments in the field of interventional cardiology. more»

Changing Landscape in the Surgical Management of BPH

This presentation provides a brief overview of recent advances in surgical management of BPH. more»

A New Perspective in the Management of Urolithiasis

This presentation provides the brief overview on the current concepts and newer developments in the surgical management of urolithiasis. more»

Antibiotics: Dosage, Indications and Tissue Penetration

This antibiotic reckoner presents the information on the approved dosage, indications and tissue penetrations of various antibiotics commonly used in the clinical practice. more»

Highlights of the American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology Conference 2014

Selected abstracts from the recently held American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology Conference 2014 more»

Clinical Practice Recommendations: ADA 2014

This slide set summarizes the key 2014 clinical practice recommendations of the American Diabetes Association (ADA) on the screening, diagnosis and management of diabetes and its complications. more»

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