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Changes in Paraspinal Muscles of Lumbar Disease Patients

Recently, a literature review was conducted to study the changes in the lumbar paraspinal muscles of patients with lumbar diseases. Atrophy of the...

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Daily PreP Preferred over Event-driven PrEP among MSM and Transgenders

A recent prospective study analysed the uptake of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP); choices of daily versus event-driven PreP and factors determining...

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TNF Inhibitors, A Safe Option, Irrespective of Renal Function in RA Patients

Influence of tumour necrosis factor inhibitors (TNFi) on changes in renal function among rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients is unknown. Findings...

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Effectiveness and Safety of Mirabegron Monotherapy in Male OAB Patients with and without BOO

A recent study highlighted the safety of monotherapy with mirabegron 25 mg in male overactive bladder (OAB) patients with bladder outlet obstruction...

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Key Trials

Preservation of Beta-cell Function: Daily Metformin vs. Intermittent Intensive Insulin The...

Metformin is superior to intermittent IIT for preservation of beta-cell function and better glycemic control in early Type-2 diabetes patients.

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Immediate vs Delayed Teriparatide Therapy for Skeletal Healing of an Atypical Femoral Frac...

The FIX-IT study showed a greater skeletal healing with immediate teriparatide than delayed in patients with atypical femoral fracture.

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CREATE-X Trial: Adjuvant Capecitabine Safe and Effective in HER2-Negative Breast Cancer Pa...

In CREATE -X trial, adjuvant capecitabine therapy demonstrated prolonged disease-free survival and overall survival in breast cancer patients.  

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High or Low Dose Proton Pump Inhibitors, With or Without Diuretics, Do Not Cause Hypomagne...

The use of proton pump inhibitors (PPIs), irrespective of the dose, taken with or without diuretics, did not lower the levels of serum magnesium in...

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Slide Library

Functional Dyspepsia

This slide set covers the basics of pathophysiology and treatment for functional dyspepsia, which is defined as per the Rome III criteria.  

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Stress Management

Stress is a common problem in everyday life. The slide set discusses about signs and symptoms of stress, effective stress management strategies, and...

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Understanding Depression

The slide set encompasses basic understanding of depression and its symptoms, treatment and support, common myths and facts, and healthy lifestyle...

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Celiac Disease: An Overview

Celiac disease is one of the most prevalent digestive conditions. Diagnosis requires strict criteria with a life-long gluten-free diet that needs to...

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Our Publications

Omalizumab for Management of Severe Allergic Asthma: Your Questions Answered

This booklet addresses common queries on diagnosing and identifying severe asthma and management with Omalizumab.

Intranasal Steroids for Allergic Rhinitis: A Guide for Practitioners

The booklet addresses common queries on the role of intranasal steroids (INCS) in management of allergic rhinitis.

Antiretroviral-based Prevention Strategies in HIV

Today, antiretroviral therapy (ART) is not only known to keep HIV-infected patients alive but is also being harnessed as a strategy to prevent...

Pomalong (Pomalidomide) Monograph

Pomalidomide-dexamethasone is a standard of care in patients with relapsed/refractory multiple myeloma following exhaustion of treatment options.

Patient Education

Eye Ergonomics

Visual discomfort is a frequent complaint of computer workers. Eyestrain, headaches and blurred vision are the most common problems reported. This...

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) is an inflammatory disease caused when the immune system attacks body’s own tissues. This leaflet gives an...

Food Rich in Calcium and Vitamin D

Eating foods rich in calcium and vitamin D may help prevent bones from becoming weak and less likely to fracture.  This article gives a list of food...

Calcium – Vitamin D Recommended Dietary Allowance

Calcium and vitamin D are two essential nutrients long known for their roles in maintaining bone health. This article gives comprehensive...