Volume Archives: 5

Dr. Jamal Khan’s Cancer Immunotherapy Makes a Mark

Given the challenges faced by millions of cancer patients, Delhi based Dr. Jamal Khan, MBBS MD; The Denvax Clinic provides a ray of hope for innumerable patients…

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Take Home Messages from WHO-Lancet Commission on Global Surgery National Surgical Forum, Delhi, March 2016

The National Surgical Forum meeting arranged by the Lancet commission on global health and World Health Organization at Delhi was a unique one. It is probably the first time all the stake holders in rural surgical care were brought together…

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Does Extra Peritoneal LSCS have any Advantage over Conventional LSCS?

Caesarian Section is the procedure carried out to deliver one or more fetus through the opening of the abdomen [Laparotomy] and the Uterus [Hysterectomy]. German…

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Comprehensive Rural Surgical Care: A Proposal for a Pilot Project in Northeast India

It is difficult to meet the surgical needs of the rural population with limited workforce and resources. Efficient use of the available resources could dramatically improve the care of the rural surgical patients…

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Should Family Physician Visits Be Made Compulsory for Patients in India, Before They Visit a Specialist for Routine Symptoms? – Guest Blogger Dr. Pragnesh Vachharajani

In India today, there is an increasing trend of patients consulting a medical specialist instead of seeing their family physician first. This trend is especially being seen in the major cities. With about 70% outdoor patients (adults and kids) consulting specialists directly for common aliments like fever, cough, and cold… 

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Video: Gasless Laparoscopic Surgeries Taking Minimally Invasive Surgery to the Poor – SEESHA

Dr. J. Gnanaraj MS, MCh [Urology], FICS, FARSI, FIAGES is a urologist and laparoscopic surgeon trained at CMC Vellore. He has been appointed as a Professor in the Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering Department of Karunya University and is the Director of Medical Services of the charitable organization SEESHA. He has… 

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The Lancet Commission – ARSI/IFRS Karad Consensus Statement

The Lancet commission on global health was initiated about 2 years ago to address the current inequalities in delivery of global surgery and anesthesia care…

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