Volume Archives: 4

Spine Surgery’s Gen-NEXT ACMISST-2015 Conference

ACMISST is a platform for spine surgeons to know the various developments in spine surgery and advancement in spine health technologies. The conference is jointly hosted by…

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System Audit for Small Hospitals: Suggestions for Following NABH Guidelines for Registration and Out Patients

The NABH guidelines help healthcare organizations to establish objective systems aimed at patient safety and quality of care (1). We describe a system that is applicable to rural and remote hospitals that would improve the quality of care with the limited resources that they have. References to the NABH accreditation… 

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Minimally Invasive Surgery for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: A New Cost-Effective Method

Carpal tunnel syndrome, also called “entrapment idiopathic median neuropathy,” is due to compression of the median nerve in the carpal tunnel, in the wrist. It is becoming more common these days and often requires surgical treatment. The increasing incidence is probably related to typing, sewing and use of vibratory tools…. 

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Small Incisional Hernia Repair: Low-Cost Minimally Invasive Technique for Rural Areas

Incisional/ventral hernias are defects of the abdominal wall that appear after a prior surgery, at the site of the incision. They represent a significant drawback to invasive abdominal surgery and can develop in up to…

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Glenmark launches Teneligliptin – an advanced Diabetes treatment at significantly affordable cost in India

Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Limited, the research-led global integrated pharmaceutical company today announced the pan-India launch of Teneligliptin in the city of Bengaluru. Teneligliptin, a new third generation oral anti-diabetic agent is used for…

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Gasless or Lift Laparoscopic Surgery Equipment: A Comparison of Available Options

Minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery ranks similar to the introduction of anesthesia for surgeries, in creating a significant impact on surgical care. Healthy patients can tolerate the effects of…

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Quick Case: Asymptomatic Conjunctival Cysticercosis

By: Dr. Swapan Samanta
Cysticercus cellulosae is caused by the larval form of Taenia solium, or pork tapeworm. Humans can get the adult worm in the intestine by consuming…

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