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  • Complicated Gallbladder stones, umbilical Hernia and Ovarian Cyst treated by single laparoscopic surgery on 70 year old female in Kalyan

    Mumbai – Laparoscopic or “minimally invasive” surgery is a specialized technique of performing surgery. In the past, this technique was commonly used for gynecologic surgery and for gallbladder surgery. Over the last 10 years the use of this technique has expanded into intestinal and hernia surgery. In traditional “open” surgery the surgeon uses a single […]

    Eye care tips for Holi amid COVID19 Pandemic

    Authored by: Dr. Seshachalam Nitin, MBBS, MS, Cataract & Lasik Surgeon, MaxiVision Super Speciality Eye Hospitals, Hyderabad Holi- the festival of colours is almost upon us. Like last year, the cloud of the Covid-19 pandemic hangs over the festival this year too. Though the vaccination programme has commenced; it will take some time before a large section of our population is vaccinated. Considering this, and the recent surge in the number of positive cases, […]

    Sputnik V registered in Philippines

    Moscow: The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF, Russia’s sovereign wealth fund) announces the approval of the Russian Sputnik V vaccine against coronavirus by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) of the Republic of the Philippines. The vaccine was registered under the emergency use authorization procedure. Sputnik V is approved for use in 52 countries with […]

    “Redefining Cancer Care for the Next Decade”- Paras Cancer Centre to Organize Paras Cancer Conclave From 19-21 March 2021

    ●       More than 750 Oncologists and 7000 delegates to participate in 33 hours of session over three days ●       Lectures by Oncologists  of National and International repute from various well known institutions ●       Dedicated session on how to meet challenges of Cancer Care burden in post pandemic world ●       Video workshops on dedicated topics ●       […]

    Fortis Bangalore urges new riders to #pledgetoridesafely ahead of World Head Injury Awareness Day

    Bengaluru: Ahead of World Head Injury Awareness Day, Fortis Hospitals, Bangalore took an initiative in association with Gaadilicence.com to urge new riders to take a pledge to ride safely. As part of the initiative, a press conference was conducted with Mr. M. Narayan, DCP – Traffic (East), Dr. Manish Mattoo, Zonal Director, Fortis Hospitals, Bengaluru, […]

    Tips to handle emergency situations effectively

    By Dr. Saurav Das, Consultant – Emergency Medicine, Columbia Asia Hospital Sarjapur Road Emergency situations often come without any warning and most of us are unprepared or unsure about handling them. Grasping the situation quickly and responding to it in time in a right way is crucial to manage emergency situations. Therefore, knowing the basic […]

    Doctors at Continental Hospitals give new lease of life to a 5-year-old boy from ‘South Sudan’

    Hyderabad: 5-year-old Victor Bior along with his mother today left Hyderabad to head back to their native South Sudan after fully recovering from the recent surgery performed to treat the boy for congenital heart disease! The surgery was performed three weeks back at the Continental Hospitals, one of the most preferred healthcare destinations for patients […]

    Endometriosis Leading Cause of Infertility in Women due to Delayed Diagnosis

    ·         Prevalence of endometriosis may be as high as 25% to 40% among infertile women ·         Pelvic pain is the main symptom of endometriosis ·         The incidence in Karnataka has been reported to be as high as 44% in asymptomatic women undergoing laparoscopy for non-gynecological symptoms BENGALURU: Endometriosis, a debilitating female reproductive disorder, has emerged […]

    Vikram Hospital ties up with MGM Healthcare, Chennai for Heart & Lung Transplant and Contemporary Heart Failure Management

    BENGALURU: Vikram Hospital has tied up with MGM Healthcare, Chennai to establish state-of-the-art program for Heart -&-Lung Transplant and contemporary heart failure management. This will be a boon to Karnataka patients suffering from end-stage heart or lung failure. Heart failure services at Vikram Hospital will be led by Dr. Ranganath Nayak, Senior Consultant Cardiologist. The […]

    Metropolis Healthcare Ltd. launches immunity check test “COVIPROTECT”

    Metropolis Healthcare Ltd.,India’s leading diagnostic service provider,today announced the launch of a simple blood test to check immunity status post COVID-19 vaccination. The test can help understand seroprevalence in a community, can determine if there was an infection in the past or to understand if seroprevalence has occurred post vaccination and if a person has […]