Researcher, Amita Gupta, Tackles TB in India

 

Ujala and Wyncote Foundations support scholar research to fight TB in India   

 

Joint pledge of over $5 million will support health research and education in India

 

Dublin Summit Examines How Technology Can Address Global Healthcare Challenges

 

Health Department Launches TB Trial with emocha® App

Campaign Launches to Support Indo-JHU Health Partnership

Indo-JHU Health Partnership Leads to wide range of internationally-recognized research projects

CCGHE has trained more than 10,000 Indian clinicians and scientists through our educational programs.

44 year old Filipino male with a history of 2 renal transplants.  Presents with fevers, dry cough and abdominal pain.  Reports some blood in sputum and pleuritic pain.  Differential Diagnosis?  Further work up?  Empiric therapy?
 

44 yr old male HIV reactive - 12 yrs recently started on ART.  Regimen - ZLN.  Baseline CD4- 211 cells/cumm.  Admitted to hospital with c/o- jerky involuntary movements- Lt UL, Rt LL limb, blurring vision in both eyes.

6 yo boy develops lower extremity weakness, abdominal pain, 1 episode of vomitting, headache and fever; @day 2, treated for presumed constipation.  By day 5, he is having difficulty walking-off balance, difficulty urinating and increased irritability. 

A 45 year old male rag-picker by occupation, came with complaints of weakness of both lower limbs since 2 months, initially developed weakness in right lower limb distally then also progressed to involve the left lower limbs.

80 yo F presenting to ED with worsening SOB x few months.  Exercise tolerance decreased from 150 to 50 ft in last week.  Dry cough.  No fevers, chills, NS, wt loss, hemoptysis.

37 y/o man from Honduras presented to outside hospital with hemoptysis.

Chest Xray showed bilateral infiltrates.  AFB smear-positive (3+).  GeneXpert Positive (Rif sensitive).

54 yo female with active crack cocaine nasal use and depression; presented with earlobe and lower extremity acute dark purple lesions that had gotten progressively worse and ulcerated over last 5 days.