Question of the Day

Q. I am dr.sandip,pG student,GAVC,trivandrum,doing research in Underweight children 3-10 years.Study design is RCT.In study group i am giving medicine and in control group-dietary please send me WHO, NCHS, ICMR or any other standard dietary advice.thanking you.

Teaching Files/ Grand Rounds

A 13 years old HIV infected boy on ART since 6 years of age presented with progressive increase of involuntary movements of left side of body with increased tone in Sept 2011. He was diagnosed to have left sided dystonia due to infarct in right lenti ...
Why did the child have continued neurological damage inspite of ART?
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Diagnostic Dilemma

A one year old boy presented with cough and fever for 7 days. There was no TB contact. On examination, his weight was 7.7kg. He had respiratory distress with cardiomegaly and bilateral pleural effusion. Chest X-Ray showing bilateral pleural effusion with pericardial effusion. Echocardiography showed ...
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Q. Will a standardised digital health record for every child be useful in medical practice?
  • Yes, it will lead to more coordinated health care even when the child visits different doctors and hospitals
  • No, it will affect privacy issues. The parents can always carry health records with them
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