Medical News

Impact of Treatment Intensification on Glycemic Control in Diabetes Patients depends on the Pre-Intensification HbA1C Values

A recent study based on real-world data revealed that the impact of intensification of diabetes treatment (addition of third or fourth drug)...

15 Feb, 2019

 
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Safety and Efficacy of a Nasal Spray with Fixed-Dose Combination of Olopatadine and Mometasone in Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis

The efficacy and safety of once-daily or twice-daily nasal spray with a fixed-dose combination of the antihistamine olopatadine hydrochloride and...

15 Feb, 2019

 
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Patients’ Diabetes Self-Care Knowledge Important while Developing Successful Diabetes Educational Programs

Assessment of patients’ diabetes self-care related knowledge has a crucial role in developing appropriate diabetes education programs, claimed a...

15 Feb, 2019

 
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Victims of Flu-like Illness Burdened with an Increased Risk of Stroke and Cervical Artery Dissection

Individuals suffering with influenza-like illness (ILI), are burdened with a 40% increased risk of ischemic stroke, irrespective of their gender,...

15 Feb, 2019

 
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Key Trials

Physicians’ Perception on Patterns of Diagnosing and Managing Asthma: A Survey in Myanmar

This survey of doctors in Myanmar revealed that spirometry and peak flow meter use could be increased. Budesonide, Salmeterol/fluticasone,...

Perception of Doctors about Diagnosis, Management and Facing the Challenges with their Patients with Asthma: An Observation-Based Survey in Nepal

This survey of doctors in Nepal revealed that spirometry and peak flow meter use could be increased. Budesonide, Salmeterol/fluticasone, formoterol/...

Budesonide–Formoterol More Effective than SABA Alone in Mild Asthmatic Patients

This 52 –week trial presents the efficacy and safety results of budesonide-formoterol used as needed in comparison with short-acting β2-agonists (...

As-Needed Budesonide–Formoterol Non-inferior to Maintenance Budesonide in Patients with Mild Asthma

The SYGMA-2 trial demonstrated the non-inferiority of as-needed budesonide-formoterol vs. maintenance budesonide in patients with mild asthma.

Slide Library

Probiotics-Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG

This slide set covers basic understanding of probiotics and mechanism of action focussing on Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG strain.  

 
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Prucalopride (PRUCAPLA)

Treatment for chronic constipation has evolved with the advent of newer targeted therapies. Prucalopride is the first, selective and specific...

 
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Mental Health in Old Age

This slide set contains basic understanding of common mental health problems in old age, early warning signs and tips for better mental health care...

 
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Substance Abuse

This slide set discusses the issue of substance abuse in India with the risk factors, common reasons, early signs, and treatment of substance abuse...

 
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Our Publications

Inhaled Drug Delivery Systems

This booklet is intended to provide physicians with all the essential information on inhaler devices.  

Severe Asthma: A Clinician’s Guide

This booklet aims to update clinicians with the developments in the diagnosis and management of severe asthma.  

Optimizing Inhaled Drug Delivery – Focus on Spacers

This booklet is intended to provide physicians with all the essential information on spacer devices.  

Clarithromycin: An Emerging Treatment Recourse in Lower Respiratory Tract Infections

Parenteral macrolide therapy is needed for patients with moderate to severe CAP/AECB. This booklet gives an overview of the efficacy and safety of...

Patient Education

Understanding Parkinson’s Disease

The article consists of basic information on Parkinson’s disease, its common features, management and tips to cope with the disease.  

Mental Health in Old Age

This slide set contains basic understanding of common mental health problems in old age, early warning signs and tips for better mental health care...

Substance Abuse

This slide set discusses the issue of substance abuse in India with the risk factors, common reasons, early signs, and treatment of substance abuse...

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

This slide set contains general understanding of principal features, risk factors, and treatment for ADHD in children and adults.  

Poll

Taking drugs through inhalers is the best way to treat asthma.
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19% (10 votes)
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Total votes: 54