24 Dec, 2012
Infants and neonates subjected to mechanical ventillation for respiratory distress are prone to develop bronchopulmonary dysplasia. After a period of improvement, children present with signs of Respiratory Distress like requirement of supplemental oxygen and radiographic abnormalities beyond 30 days.. Continue Reading>>
11 Dec, 2012
Bestselling pharmacology book among students and practitioners is now in 12th edition. With new drugs and updates on mechanisms of drugs. Refreshed to make reading pharmacology more pleasant.
Paperback: 1248 pages
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Medical; 12 edition (December 13, 2011)
Langua.. Continue Reading>>
First Aid for USMLE Step 1 2013, the best selling review resource for USMLE 2013 is now into 23rd edition . The editors now actively update the errata at firstaidteam.com. The content is refreshed frequently based on feedback from students. The high yield section and mnemonics makes it a breeze t.. Continue Reading>>
4 Dec, 2012
[caption id="attachment_16" align="alignright" width="247"] Oral polio vaccine used by CDC to spread Polio awareness. Image via Wikipedia[/caption]
Developed by Albert Sabin et al.
Parent Strain Mahoney
A single dose of OPV(2 drops) contains
1,000,000 infectious units of Sabin 1 (effective against P.. Continue Reading>>
10 Aug, 2012
Hepatic encephalopathy should be diagnosed early and managed appropriately.Appearance of Hepatic Encephalopathy suggests poor prognosis in a patient with liver disease.
What is heapatic encephalopathy ?
Patients with liver failure experience altered mental status and decline in cognititve function .. Continue Reading>>
10 Jul, 2012
Colour atlas of ophthalmology has come a long way since it’s original publication. the latest edition of this ophthalmology atlas boasts hi definition photographs of the fundus. All images are crisp and clear.
Here is the publisher’s note,
In this 5th edition of the concise and clearly.. Continue Reading>>