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Risk of Childhood Asthma Increases with Maternal Exposure to Acid-Suppressive Drugs

Use of acid-suppressive drugs during pregnancy was associated with an increased risk of childhood asthma, according to a recent systematic review...

16 Jan, 2018

 
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Language Development Delayed in Offsprings Born to Mothers with Prenatal Exposure to Acetaminophen

A recent Swedish study noted that language development at 30 months of age, was delayed in offsprings of mothers who consumed acetaminophen APAP)...

12 Jan, 2018

 
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PCOS Enhances the Risk of Fracture

PCOS is one of the most common endocrine disorders affecting several organs. Previous studies have demonstrated that hormonal imbalance in PCOS...

10 Jan, 2018

 
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Endometriosis Related Pain Managed Better with Progestins in Poor Responders to Combined OC

Norethisterone acetate (NETA) was found to be effective in reducing pain and was well tolerated in women with endometriosis who did not respond well...

09 Jan, 2018

 
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Effective Doctor-Patient Communication - Module - 4: Role Plays & Conclusion

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Dr. Anand Nadkarni
M.D., D.P.M., F.I.P.S.
Consultant Psychiatrist Institute for Psychological Health, Thane
Effective Doctor-Patient Communication - Module - 3: Approaches Towards Communication

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Speaker(s):
Dr. Anand Nadkarni
M.D., D.P.M., F.I.P.S.
Consultant Psychiatrist Institute for Psychological Health, Thane
Effective Doctor-Patient Communication: Module - 2: Styles of Communication & Listening

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Speaker(s):
Dr. Anand Nadkarni
M.D., D.P.M., F.I.P.S.
Consultant Psychiatrist Institute for Psychological Health, Thane

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Liver Disease and Pregnancy

Up to 3% of pregnant women suffer from pregnancy-associated liver diseases, which are the most frequent cause of liver dysfunction in pregnancy. Due...

Approach to Hepatitis B in Pregnancy

Chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection in pregnancy is an important global health problem. Over 50% of the estimated 240–350 million chronic...

Post Abortion Contraception

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Hepatitis C in Pregnancy

Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection during pregnancy is an emerging problem. While not negatively affecting acute hepatitis, it may exacerbate chronic...

 
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Breastfeeding – Care & Concerns

Breastfeeding is meant to be a comfortable and pleasant experience. It is also an integral part of the reproductive process with important...

 
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Postnatal Exercises

Losing the ‘baby weight’ is the wish of most new mothers. However, it is important to lose weight gradually. These slides explain the benefits of...

 
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Menstrual Hygiene

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Key Trials

Higher Live Births and Ovulation Rates with Letrozole than Clomiphene Citrate in Women with PCOS

Letrozole was found to be superior to clomiphene citrate (CC) for the treatment of anovulatory infertility in PCOS women. Letrozole was associated...

COC Containing Drospirenone Effective in Reducing Hyperandrogenism in Women with PCOS

The combined oral contraceptive (COC) containing 30 µg ethinylestradiol and 3 mg of drospirenone was effective in the treatment of hyperandrogenism...

In Women with PCOS, LET May Achieve Higher Ovulation Rate as Compared to CC, But Not Improve Pregnancy Outcome

This trial reported higher ovulation rates with letrozole in women with polycystic ovarian syndrome than with clomiphene citrate. However, the...

Clomiphene ‘Stair Step’ Protocol Might Improve Ovulation Rates in Women with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

A novel stair step protocol reduced the time to ovulation in PCOS women who are poor responders to 50 mg clomiphene.

Patient Education

Lifestyle Modifications in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

Lifestyle changes, in the form of diet variations and exercises, are the first steps towards managing PCOS. In this leaflet, lifestyle modifications...

Myths and Facts Related to Intimate Hygiene

This patient education material clarifies myths related to hygiene of the intimate area in women.

Pre-Conception Tips for Men

Pre-conception is the period during which many couples plan their pregnancy. Pre-conception care provides an opportunity to a couple to improve...

All You Wanted to Know about Ovarian Cancer

Risk factors, signs & symptoms, factors known to reduce ovarian cancer, diagnosis, treatment options and how to reduce risk of ovarian cancer...

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