Medical Updates

Is Paternal Diabetes an Important Predictor of Early-Onset Diabetes in Offspring?

A recent study reaffirmed a consistently greater incidence of maternal rather than paternal history of diabetes in type-2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM)...

20 Sep, 2019

 
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Glycolic Acid Alone or in Combination with Trichloroacetic Acid Demonstrates Significant Improvement in Melasma

A recent randomized control trial compared the efficacy and safety of 35% glycolic acid (GA) full-face peel alone or in combination with 10% or 20%...

19 Sep, 2019

 
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Maternal Intake of Paracetamol May Affect the Neurocognitive Outcomes in Child

Intake of paracetamol during 18-32 weeks of gestation was associated with an adverse effect on child neurocognitive outcome until 7 years of age....

18 Sep, 2019

 
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Factors Associated with Non-Surgical Remission of Type-2 Diabetes Mellitus

Type-2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) is considered as a lifelong progressive disease. Several studies have demonstrated the possibility of T2DM remission...

12 Sep, 2019

 
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Key Trials

Impact of Cadexomer Iodine on Microbial Population of Chronic non-healing DFUs Complicated by Biofilm

This is first in vivo study employing a range of molecular and microscopy techniques to study the effect cadexomer iodine on microbial load of...

Efficacy of Omalizumab Similar in Severe Allergic Asthmatics Irrespective of the Eosinophilic Counts

Significant percentage of patients with severe allergic asthma (SAA) have blood eosinophil counts >300 cells/µl. The efficacy of omalizumab...

Efficacy of As-Needed Budesonide-Formoterol in Mild Asthma Management

Budesonide-formoterol used as needed was superior in preventing exacerbations in adults with mild asthma compared to as-needed albuterol.  

Bilastine Safe in Elderly Patients with Allergic Rhinoconjunctivitis and/or Urticaria

Treatment with bilastine 20 mg was safe in elderly patients with allergic rhinoconjunctivitis and/or urticaria with a low incidence of treatment...

Slide Library

4 R’s of Antibiotcs

Antibiotics are life-saving drugs, but unlike drugs used in other therapeutic areas, the future utility of many antibiotics is threatened by the...

 
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Osteoarthritis

This presentation shows the structure of bone joint majorly affected in osteoarthritis, its pathophysiology, risk factors, signs and symptoms and...

 
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Management of Diabetes during Ramadan

Fasting & feasting during Ramadan in diabetes patients is associated with increased risk of complications such as hypoglycemia, hyperglycemia,...

 
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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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Our Publications

Are You Prescribing the Correct Inhalation Device?

This article provides details on various factors which influence the correct choice of inhaler device that will help improve patient adherence to...

Incorrect Inhaler Techniques: A Perpetual Challenge!

Correct inhaler technique is important in achieving good clinical outcomes for patients with asthma and COPD. This article provides details on how...

How to Help Patients Optimise Their Inhaler Technique?

Good inhaler technique is essential to maximize the benefits of inhaled medications and improve outcomes for the patient. This article provides...

Seroflo (Salmeterol + Fluticasone propionate) Multi-haler Monograph

Multihaler is a discrete, multi dose dry power inhaler (DPI) with 6o doses. It has a dose indicator to indicate the number of doses remaining. It...

Patient Education

Suncare Tips

Sun rays are harmful. Unprotected exposure to these rays can cause skin damage, eye damage, immune system suppression, and skin cancer. Here are a fe...

Age-related Macular Degeneration

Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) is a common eye condition and a leading cause of vision loss among people age 50 and older. This patient educa...

Diabetic Retinopathy

Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is the most common and most serious of the ocular complications of diabetes mellitus. This patient education leaflet on DR...

Diabetes Management During Ramadan

Fasting & feasting during Ramadan in diabetes patients is associated with altered glucose level which may lead to low or high blood sugar level....

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