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Nerve Transfer Surgery Restores Upper Limb Function

The researches find that the a novel surgical technique which connects functioning nerves ;with injured nerves to restore power in paralyzed muscles. Nerve transfer surgery has enabled 13 young adults with complete paralysis to regain movement and function in their elbows and hands, according to the largest case series of this technique in people with…

Forensic Science

Forensic Science Is Used To Solves Stone Age Murder Mystery

Forensic Science; In this study Researchers have used forensic science to crack one of the oldest cold cases in history the murder of an early modern human who lived in Europe more than 30,000 years ago. The skull of Cioclovina man has long been mysterious. It was discovered during the second world war, in 1941,…

Sickle Cell Disease with Hearing Loss

Sickle Cell Disease In Children With Hearing Loss

Sickle cell disease (SCD) is an autosomal recessive genetic hemolytic disorder affecting red blood cells. The most common of all the genetic hemolytic disorders, it affects approximately 100,000 Americans and occurs roughly in one of every 365 and one of every 16,300 black or African-American and Hispanic-American births, respectively. Interestingly, SCD has a genetic advantage in…

Myotube Atrophy Protected By Regulated Mitochondrial Function

Myotube Atrophy Protected By Regulated Mitochondrial Function

The muscle atrophy is a debilitating process; that leading to rapid loss of muscle mass; strength and endurance capacity. But the skeletal muscle dynamically responding to environmental cues via multiple pathways involving protein turnover or synthesis. But the proteasomes and lysosomes comprise the two major intracellular proteolytic systems in mammalian cells; and have generally been…

Modi's Ayushman Bharat Scheme Budget 2019

Modi’s Ayushman Bharat Scheme Budget 2019

The Ayushman Bharat scheme was implementing on September 25, 2018. The government had investing Rs 2,400 crore in 2018-19, which was increasing to Rs 6,400 crore in 2019-20. The Modi government plans to providing annual healthcare cover of Rs 5 lakh to around 10.74 crore families across the country. More than 26.25 lakh people have…

Gestational Hypertension

New High Blood Pressure Guidelines Detects Gestational Hypertension

Gestational hypertension high blood pressure during pregnancy can have persisting adverse effects; on the health of mothers and their infants. In 2017, the American College of Cardiology (ACC) and the American Heart Association (AHA) released clinical guidelines for hypertension in non-pregnant adults; which lowered the blood pressure threshold to diagnose hypertension, compared to previously established…

General medicine

In Defense of ‘Ultra-Processed’ Foods

The researches find that the Ultra-processed foods, a label coined in research by a Brazilian pediatrician, have been targeted as a menace to society for quite some time, mostly by environmental advocates and health professionals. For most consumers, the distinction between process foods and ultra-process foods is is a matter of individual perception. Many consumers…

Hematology

FDA Approves Selinexor for Refractory Multiple Myeloma

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted accelerated approval to the oral therapy selinexor (Xpovio, Karyop harm Therapeutics) in combination with the corticosteroid dexamethasone for the treatment of adults with relapsed/refractory multiple myeloma (RRMM) who are out of treatment options. Multiple myeloma (MM); is a debilitating malignancy that is part of a spectrum of diseases…

Transfusion medicine

New Drug to Remove Blood Thinning Medication Post-Surgery

The researches find that the a new way to safely remove a blood thinning drug used during surgery that can lead to harmful side-effects in recovering patients. Heparin is a drug used during major surgery for blood thinning, however, once surgery is complete, the heparin must be removed so clotting, and healing, can begin. A blood-thinning…

Improving Muscle Performance

Improving Muscle Performance Creates Greater Muscular Stress

Improving Muscle Performance; In this study strapping a band tightly around your limbs to reduce blood flow while training may seem like an odd way to boost athletic performance; but our latest study suggests that it does just that. In our study, we show that if you do interval cycling with reduced blood flow by strapping nylon…

Hospitals Address Opioid Crisis Via Stewardship With Strong Pharmacist

Hospitals Address Opioid Crisis Via Stewardship With Strong Pharmacist

Hospitals look for ways to stem the opioid crisis, a survey of health-system pharmacy directors released today found that most large health systems have active stewardship programs to prevent the misuse of opioids with pharmacists playing a key role in detecting drug diversion and identifying strategies to encourage appropriate opioid prescribing. The findings are part…

Nuclear medicine

Hybrid PET/MRI in Major Cancers: a Scoping Review

The researches find that the the introduction of clinical FDG PET/CT about two decades ago, its use in patient treatment has increased dramatically and is now well established. Being a whole-body molecular imaging modality; FDG PET/CT plays an important role in most cancers and is use for staging, treatment planning, recurrence detection; and lately also…