Monthly Archives: May 2020

T2DM AND EATING

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Eating and Diabetes

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Diabetic diet

Lilly Diabetes Your journey inspires ours.    Daily Meal Planning Guide When you find out you have diabetes there are so many things to learn! One of the first things you may want to know is – what can I eat? Choosing healthy foods can help you control your blood glucose. A daily […]

DIET CHARTS

Dr.Kanagaraju.c.g Sr.M.O 9810134122 Index 1. 1400 Cal Diabetic Diet 2. 1200 Calories Diet Example 3. 1400 Calories Diet Example 4. 1600 Calories Diet Example 5. 1800 Calories Diet Example 6. 2000 Calories Diet Example 7. Delhi Diabetic Forum 8. Diet on Ulcerative Colitis 9. Home remedy for Kidney Stones 10. Irritable bowel syndrome: Controlling symptoms […]

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COVID-19: Guidelines on disinfection of common public places including offices Scope: This document aims to provide interim guidance about the environmental cleaning

COVID-19: Guidelines on disinfection of common public places including offices Scope: This document aims to provide interim guidance about the environmental cleaning decontamination of common public places including offices in areas reporting COVID-19. Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID -19) is an acute respiratory disease caused by a novel Coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2), transmitted in most instances through respiratory […]

COVID-19 rapid guideline: antibiotics for pneumonia in adults in hospital

 Table 1 Antibiotics for people 18 and older with suspected community-acquired pneumonia Empirical treatment Antibiotics and dosage (oral doses are for immediate-release medicines) Oral antibiotics for moderate or severe pneumonia Options include: Doxycycline: 200 mg on first day, then 100 mg once a day Co-amoxiclav: 500 mg/125 mg three times a day with Clarithromycin: […]

Zinc and covid

Abstract. In view of the emerging COVID‐19 pandemic caused by SARS‐CoV‐2 virus, the search for potential protective and therapeutic antiviral strategies is of particular and urgent interest. Zinc is known to modulate antiviral and antibacterial immunity and regulate in ammatory response. Despite the lack of clinical data, certain indications suggest that modulation of zinc status […]

How to manage obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) under COVID-19

  Comprehensive Psychiatry (2020), https://doi.org/10.1016/ j.comppsych.2020.152174  How to manage obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) under COVID-19: A clinician’s guide from the International College of Obsessive Compulsive Spectrum Disorders (ICOCS) and the Obsessive-Compulsive Research Network (OCRN) of the European College of Neuro psychopharmacology Comprehensive Psychiatry (2020), https://doi.org/10.1016/ j.comppsych.2020.152174  How to manage obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) under […]

Spread

Each virus has its unique pattern of spread, and scientists are starting to get a handle on how the novel coronavirus behaves. This understanding is making it possible to rank the risks of different activities from high to low to trivial. The most informative studies show how the disease is spreading in the real world […]

Masks

COVID-19 Protection: N95 mask or respirators can be harmful to certain individuals with breathing problems and heart issues and also long term usage of these mask can also lead to serious medical conditions. Unlike surgical mask, N95 mask or respirators an actually cut of oxygen supply by up to 20 percent coupled with the fact […]

Telemedicine

 रजज री स.ं डी.एल.-33004/99 REGD. NO. D. L.-33004/99 स.ं 174] No. 174] ऄसाधारण EXTRAORDINARY भाग III—ख ड 4 PART III—Section 4 ाजधकार से काजित PUBLISHED BY AUTHORITY नइ दद ली, बहृ पजतिार, मइ 14, 2020/ििै ाख 24, 1942 NEW DELHI, THURSDAY, MAY 14, 2020/VAISAKHA 24, 1942 भारतीय अय ु ि ान पररषद् के ऄजध […]

Diet

 YOUR Plan of Action TO BE FIT, FINE & HEALTHY LIFE-LONG   Continuously living in the hormones of stress, fear and anxiety will just invite more diseases. Instead let us start living with more awareness and right knowledge.  IMMUNITY BOOSTING FOODS  DRUMSTICKS – Drumstick is one of the superfoods which helps […]

Covid precautions

Finally something smart about this: “Dr. FAHEM YUNUS, Head of the Infectious Disease Clinic – University of Maryland USA: “1-We’ll live with C19 for months… Let’s not deny or panic. Let’s not make our lives useless. Let’s learn to be happy and live with this fact. 2-The virus won’t reduce its effect in summer. It’s […]

Mnemonics for diagnostic criteria of DSM mental disorders

Neurodevelopmental disorders Intellectual disability ‘During development Intellects adapt by conceptual, social and practical support.’ Onset during developmental period. Deficits in intellectual functions. Deficits in adaptive functioning. Severity defined on the basis of adaptive functioning in conceptual, social and practical domains that determine the level of supports required. Language disorder ‘Express or Comprehend words, sentences, discourses […]

Advisory for managing Health care workers working in COVID and Non-COVID areas of the hospital

1. Background Ministry of Health & Family Welfare Directorate General of Health Services (EMR Division) The health care personnel working in hospitals are at increased risk of acquiring the COVID-19 disease, if there is a breach in the personal protection while managing patients. The health-work force is a valuable and scarce resource. Large number of […]

Suspend All Doctors, Cancel Their Registrations…

Rajasdeshpande RajasDeshpande 1 week ago  © Dr. Rajas Deshpande Have you ever spoken with a doctor, a judge, a police, minister or an an IAS officer in their office? Almost every common man has had almost a similar experience: an arrogant air of authority, hidden hints of superiority and a subtle dose of “I […]

COVID-19 deaths compared with “Swine Flu”

April 9, 2020 The age affected structure doesn’t fit with pandemic theory Carl  Heneghan,  Tom Jefferson “It is a capital mistake to theorize before one has data. Insensibly one begins to twist facts to suit theories, instead of theories to suit facts.” ― Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Sherlock Holmes Pandemic, as the definition goes, is […]

Depression

      Rakesh Jain, MD, MPH Clinical Professor Department of Psychiatry Texas Tech Health Sciences Center, School of Medicine Midland, Texas Recent Evidence for Treatment Augmentation With Second-Generation Antipsychotics in Major Depressive Disorder Supported by an educational grant from Otsuka and Lundbeck Alliance          ●Please feel free […]

Tele medicine

 रजज री स.ं डी.एल.-33004/99 REGD. NO. D. L.-33004/99 स.ं 174] No. 174] ऄसाधारण EXTRAORDINARY भाग III—ख ड 4 PART III—Section 4 ाजधकार से काजित PUBLISHED BY AUTHORITY नइ दद ली, बहृ पजतिार, मइ 14, 2020/ििै ाख 24, 1942 NEW DELHI, THURSDAY, MAY 14, 2020/VAISAKHA 24, 1942 भारतीय अय ु ि ान पररषद् के ऄजध […]

Accelerated Article Preview Infection of dogs with SARS-CoV-2

       https://doi.org/10.1038/s41586-020-2334-5    Received: 12 March 2020 Accepted: 6 May 2020 Accelerated Article Preview Published online 14 May 2020 Cite this article as: Sit, T. H.C. et al. Infection of dogs with SARS-CoV-2. Nature https://doi. org/10.1038/s41586-020-2334-5 (2020). Thomas H. C. Sit, Christopher J. Brackman, Sin Ming Ip, […]

Droplet corona

Dr. Joseph Fair, a virologist and epidemiologist who has been hospitalized with the coronavirus despite being in good health and taking precautions, said Thursday that he believes he contracted the virus through his eyes on a crowded flight. Fair, 42, an NBC News contributor who has responded to multiple outbreaks around the world, got sick […]

A place beyond words

I didn’t know the lingo then, but my grandmother was already deep into a process scientists call retrogenesis, a cognitive return to birth. Shameful to admit: in my naïve and selfish twelve-year-old eyes, this could sometimes feel like a positive development. Nana cackled gleefully at my juvenile jokes, spent hours watching me play video games, and […]

CoronaVirus, Plague – Perspective is Everything!!

by Bindu Krishnan I saw this post that my dear friend Anu had shared on her FB timeline and I immediately wanted to share it with all my blog readers because this is just what we need – a different perspective !!. For the past 60 odd days, the world is locked down to varying […]

myths about covid

There are currently no drugs licensed for the treatment or prevention of COVID-19 While several drug trials are ongoing, there is currently no proof that hydroxychloroquine or any other drug can cure or prevent COVID-19. The misuse of hydroxychloroquine can cause serious side effects and illness and even lead to death. WHO is coordinating efforts […]

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Foggy brain

Yesterday morning, I spent a solid five minutes staring at the word “spaghetti.” I was writing an article for work, and my brain suddenly could not verify that (yes, indeed!) there is an “h” after the “g” in the pasta shape that goes into everyone’s favorite Italian dish. The brain fog had already rolled at […]

*Uncovering the N95 mask scam in Maharashtra while a pandemic rages*

*Uncovering the N95 mask scam in Maharashtra while a pandemic rages* N95 masks, considered to be the best respirator masks, are in a huge demand due to the corona pandemic. Health professionals dealing with Covid patients and Police Force are in dire need of these masks. It is shocking that they are in short supply […]

DNAR

[Downloaded free from http://www.ijmr.org.in on Wednesday, May 13, 2020, IP: 14.139.159.99] Quick Response Code:  Policy Document Indian J Med Res 151, April 2020, pp 303-310 DOI: 10.4103/ijmr.IJMR_395_20 ICMR Consensus Guidelines on ‘Do Not Attempt Resuscitation’ Indian Council of Medical Research Expert Group on DNAR† Received February 17, 2020 Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) is widely practised […]

Covid symptoms

As the pandemic spreads around the world, doctors are beginning to scope the coronavirus’s damage. Seen initially as a cause of viral pneumonia during the chaos of an explosion of cases in China, it’s now emerging as an enigmatic pathogen capable of harming the body in a myriad of unexpected, and sometimes lethal, ways. Clinical […]

the psychotic psychiatrist

  Personal experience: Coming out – the psychotic psychiatrist – an account of the stigmatising experience of psychiatric illness Aashish Tagore Author information Article notes Copyright and License information Disclaimer This article has been corrected. See Psychiatr Bull (2014). 2014 October; 38(5): 252. I am proud to be a psychiatrist. Despite often feeling stigmatised by medical colleagues, I have always […]

Guidelines to record ICD -10 codes for COVID-19 deaths

 The COVID-19 disease outbreak was declared a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC) on 30 January 2020 by the World Health Organization, and later on 11 March 2020 as a Pandemic. During such situations, mortality surveillance becomes a very important public health tool to assess the impact of the viral infections. Accurate documentation […]

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At the beginning, we didn’t know what we were dealing with,” said Valentin Fuster, physician-in-chief at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City, the epicenter of the U.S. outbreak. “We were seeing patients dying in front of us. It was all of a sudden, you’re in a different ballgame, and you don’t know why.” Today, […]

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COVID-19 rapid guideline: antibiotics for pneumonia in adults in hospital

 Table 1 Antibiotics for people 18 and older with suspected community-acquired pneumonia Empirical treatment Antibiotics and dosage (oral doses are for immediate-release medicines) Oral antibiotics for moderate or severe pneumonia Options include: Doxycycline: 200 mg on first day, then 100 mg once a day Co-amoxiclav: 500 mg/125 mg three times a day with Clarithromycin: […]

Do and don’t

How to protect yourself from Coronavirus ? Tips for health care workers as an Infectious Diseases physician. “The most important defense that is going to protect you from the Coronavirus is still common sense with some soap, and not the N95 mask !” If you have a habit of touching the face with your unsanitized […]

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कोविड 19 यानि कोरोना महामारी भारत में धीरे धीरे गति बड़ा रही हैं, एम्स के अनुसार मई व जून 2020 माह मे सबसे बड़ी संख्या में लोगो को संक्रमित होने की आशंका हैं अगर हम इन बारीक बातो पर ध्यान देंगे तभी सुरक्षित रह सकते है, देखे कितनी बारीक बाते हो सकती है corona से […]

Home isolation

Government of India Ministry of Health & Family Welfare Revised guidelines for Home Isolation of very mild/pre-symptomatic COVID-19 cases 1. Scope The guidelines are in addition to the guidelines on appropriate management of suspect/confirmed case of COVID-19 issued by MoHFW on 7th April, 2020. As per existing guidelines, during the containment phase the patients should […]

‘Finally, a virus got me

“You live in a routine from syringe to infusion and you hope you make it,” Peter Piot says about his time in a London hospital. HEIDI LARSON ‘Finally, a virus got me.’ Scientist who fought Ebola and HIV reflects on facing death from COVID-19 By Dirk DraulansMay. 8, 2020 , 5:00 PM Virologist Peter Piot, […]

Subject:- Telemedicine Practice Guidelines – Amendment in the Indian Medical Council (Professional Conduct, Etiquette and Ethics) Regulations, 2002

PUBLIC NOTICE MCI-211(2)/2019 (Ethics)/201858 dated 25.03.2020 The Board of Governors, MCI has adopted the “Telemedicine Practice Guidelines”. T 2. It has been decided to provide statutory basis to the “Telemedicine Practice Guidelines”. Accordingly, the same has been included as an amendment to Telemedicine Practice Guidelines” was placed for the approval of the Ministry of Health […]

Poop and You

Medically reviewed by Debra Sullivan, PhD, MSN, RN, CNE, COI on July 6, 2018 — Written by Emily Rekstis; Rachel Nall, RN, BSN, CCRN We all do it. For some, it’s a necessary inconvenience. For others, it’s a pleasant and satisfying part of the digestive process. It has fascinated toddlers since time immemorial, and there’s […]

Covid

Corona virus infection depends upon (1)face to face contact with patient (decides viral load),so putting the mask will protect. (2)immunological response of the individual(that’s why many are asymptomatic). (3)lockdown avoids contact between patients.But one needs to keep 18 months of lock down to completely flatten the virus spread.This number has been extrapolated from Imperial college […]

How Long Does the Coronavirus Live on Surfaces?

The coronavirus that causes COVID-19 mainly spreads from person to person. When someone who is infected coughs or sneezes, they send droplets containing the virus into the air. A healthy person can then breathe in those droplets. You can also catch the virus if you touch a surface or object that has the virus on […]

*Detection of Viral RNA by RT-PCR*

Thus far, the most commonly used and reliable test for diagnosis of COVID-19 has been the RT-PCR test performed using nasopharyngeal swabs or other upper respiratory tract specimens, including throat swab or, more recently, saliva. A variety of RNA gene targets are used by different manufacturers, with most tests targeting 1 or more of the […]

The invisible pandemic

Correspondence  Many countries (and members of their press media) have marvelled at Sweden’s relaxed strategy in the face of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic: schools and most workplaces have remained open, and police o cers were not checking one’s errands in the street. Severe critics have described it as Sweden sacrificing its (elderly) […]

India’s new Telemedicine Practice Guidelines – the dawn of a new era in Healthcare

 The Medical Council of India (“MCI”) has legitimized the practice of telemedicine by registered medical practitioners, giving a significant relief to doctors and patients amid the current scenario of COVID-19 pandemic where face-to-face consultations are difficult. The Government of India has prepared a new set of “telemedicine practice guidelines” in collaboration with NITI Ayog […]

व्यक्तित्व विकास करे

Personality Development की 21 tips पढने से पहले आइये पहले एक कहानी से personality का महत्व समझते है. आप एक मूवी देखने गए, आप लाइन में खड़े है, पीछे से एक व्यक्ति आया और लाइन तोड़ कर सबसे पहले खिड़की के नजदीक पहुच गया। इसी स्थिति तक़रीबन हर किसी के साथ होती है। और इसी […]

बाइपोलर पर्सनालिटी डिसऑर्डर

बाइपोलर पर्सनालिटी डिसऑर्डर हर कोई थकावट भरी जीवन शैली के ‘उतार-चढ़ाव’ का अनुभव कर सकता है, सिवाय इसके कि द्विध्रुवी प्रमुख भावात्मक विकार से पीड़ित लोगों के अलावा ये उतार-चढ़ाव अधिक चरम और लंबे समय तक होते हैं, जिससे न केवल उनके मनोदशा, बल्कि उनके विचारों, व्यवहार और जीवन में कार्य करने का कौशल प्रभावित […]

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