Category : Doctors Speak

Dealing with Diabetes in Children

1 month ago / 14 comments

India is home to a whopping 69.2 million people suffering from Diabetes and is anticipated to rise to as much as 123.4 million by 2040. The major point of concern is that it is …

Weeding Out Unscrupulous Use of Antibiotics

1 month ago / 10 comments

ICMR found antibiotic resistant organisms in the digestive tracts of 2/3 healthy persons that it tested – why should that be sounding as an alarm bell? It is alarming to note that the stool …

Quality Assurance in Medical Laboratories

1 month ago / 5 comments

In healthcare today, medical laboratories are key partners in ensuring and maintaining patient safety, and it is seen that laboratory results influence approx. 70% of medical diagnosis. Maintaining quality standards of the laboratory service …

Pinless Computer Navigated Total Knee Replacement, A Better Version of Technology in Knee Replacement – Dr. Anil Arora

3 months ago / 8 comments

1.What makes pinless computer navigated total knee replacement different from earlier versions of computer-aided knee replacement. Ans:-Balancing the soft tissues and the right alignment are the two factors that play the most important role …

Maintaining Healthy Weight: A Key to Maximize Lifespan of Knee Replacement- Dr. Akhilesh Yadav

3 months ago / 31 comments

Regular exercises and brisk walking can prevent revision of total knee replacement. Incidences of Joint replacement surgeries have seen an upsurge in the past 5 years. India is currently facing knee ailments epidemic.  According to a …

Five Tips to Consider Before Undergoing Knee Replacement- Dr. C S Yadav

3 months ago / 20 comments

Persistent knee pain along with difficulty in walking, climbing stairs; knee stiffness in the morning hours; painkillers are a part of daily routine… sounds relatable? If yes, then chances are that you have been …

Robotic Assisted Knee Replacement Surgery – The game changer for winning the race against knee pain- Dr. Narendra Vaidya

3 months ago / 33 comments

While technology has been leaving its footprints on every turf, healthcare is one of the most positively affected areas. New advancements in technology have helped in shaping the healthcare industry in the right way. …

POSTMENOPAUSAL OSTEOPOROSIS- Dr V V Satyanarayana E

3 months ago / 24 comments

What is Osteoporosis? Osteoporosis is a skeletal disorder characterized by compromised bone strength predisposing to an increased risk of fracture. Postmenopausal Osteoporosis? Osteoporosis develops after menopause, when estrogen levels drop precipitously. These changes lead …

How To Prepare For Knee Replacement Surgery- Dr. Smarajit Patnaik

3 months ago / 25 comments

“Knee replacement surgery is a crowning achievement in modern medicine, delivering unmatched relief to patients in need while yielding impressively high success rates”. Did you know that the overall success and recovery time of …

Minimally Invasive Total Hip Replacement is the Preferred Choice- Dr P Sharat Kumar

3 months ago / 29 comments

According to World Health Organization, total hip replacement [THR] is one of the most successful and cost effective procedure in modern medicine which was introduced in early 1960s by Sir John Charley. THR can …