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ADVANCED LAPAROSCOPIC SURGERY AND ITS BENEFITS

Article written by : Dr Sibnath Mandal MS (Cal), MRCS (Edin), AFRCS (Ire), FRCS (UK), CCST in General Surgery Consultant GI & Colorectal Surgeon, Peerless Hospital, Kolkata Laparoscopic surgery generally refers to a minimally invasive surgical technique

TRAUMA CARE AND THE NEED OF “THE GOLDEN HOUR”

Article written by : Dr Somnath De MS, Clinical Director, Dept of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Peerless Hospital, Kolkata An emergency medical facility even a few years ago in the country, trauma care has come a long way

Let there be noise

Article written by : Dr Manojendra Narayan Bhattacharyya DLO (Cal), DOHNS (England), MRCS (Edinburgh), MRCS (ENT Head & Neck Surgery) Sr. Consultant ENT Head & Neck Surgeon, Peerless Hospital, Kolkata Imagine a world without sound, imagine a

A reason to listen to your Heart

Article written by : Dr. Ashok Bandyopadhyay MS, MCh Clinical Director, Dept of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Peerless Hospital, Kolkata After a certain point of time, the calling of the heart, in strictly medical sense, is inevitable for most

Deformity of bones in children can be prevented – Parents should be well informed about the precautionary measures

Article written by : Dr. Nikhilesh Das MS (Ortho), MCh Orth (USAIM), Consultant Orthopaedician & Traumatologist Childhood days are the most memorable part of each one of our lives. I am sure everyone will agree to this

Colorectal Cancer – symptoms, diagnosis and lifestyle modifications to avoid its development

Article written by : Dr Sibnath Mondal MS (Cal), MRCS (Edin), AFRCS (Ire), FRCS (UK), CCST in General Surgery Consultant General, Gastro & Laparoscopic Surgeon The human body comprises of various complex systems which work/function together and

FEVER – A dreadful word in the COVID Era

Article written by : Dr Sanjukta De DCH (Cal), DNB (Paeds), DCH (London), MRCPCH (UK), FRCPCH (UK), Dip Allergy (UK), Clinical Director Department of Paediatrics & Neonatology Fever is a temporary increase in the body temperature, often

Pressure injury – Is it preventable?

Article written by : Dr. Koustubh Chakraborty MD (P.M.&R.), DNB (P.M.&R.), ECFMG (USA), Consultant Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation A pressure injury, formerly known as a Pressure Ulcer or Bedsore, occurs when different kinds of forces are applied

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease – risk factors, symptoms & precautionary measures

Article written by : Dr Ajoy Krishna Sarkar MD (Cal), MRCP (UK), FRCP (London) Clinical Director, Critical Care Unit high exposure to air pollutants. Hence, the risk factors of COPD are mainly – tobacco & air pollution.

Dengue – Symptoms & prevention measures

Article written by : Dr Anupam Maity MD (General Medicine) Consultant General Medicine Dengue is a mosquito-borne viral disease which poses high medical burden in many regions worldwide. However, the disease is now an endemic in many