INDIAN NEWS & TIMES

Friday, September 30, 2022

The Cardiological Society of India (CSI), the largest organization of Indian Cardiologists with over 5000 members, in association with SATS (Skills Academic Training and Simulation), a critical care society accredited by American Heart Association today announced the launch of an initiative on the occasion of World Heart Day to increase awareness towards the imminent danger of Sudden Cardiac Death (SCD) and teach basic principles of Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR). A total […]

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Akums Drugs & Pharmaceuticals Ltd., the leading contract manufacturing   pharmaceutical   company in India, has   recently   forged a prestigious and Exclusive collaboration with LC Ingredients to procure the raw material, manufacture, innovate & sell finished products containing Cynatine to all Indian big pharma and nutraceutical companies for the benefit of consumers. This move is another affirmation of Akums’ commitment to innovation and customer centric approach, since they identified a gap in the supplements market and […]

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Madhavbaug, the flagship brand of Vaidya Sane Ayurved Laboratories Ltd, a specialist in treating and reversing cardiac-related ailments through their research-based Ayurvedic treatment and therapies is planning global expansion by setting up its healthcare centres in UAE, Europe and US. To start with, Madhavbaug plans to establish a network of 50 Lifestyle modification clinics across the UAE in the next 24 months along with a distribution network for its health supplements […]

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The curtains were drawn on the second edition of the Indian Rural Colloquy (IRC) after over 50 thought leaders, decision-makers, and innovators gathered under one roof for eight days to share their perspectives on various issues affecting urban and rural India. The eight-day-long conference, which kickstarted online, hosted its last session offline at the India Habitat Centre with five pivotal sessions. Eminent personalities including Shri NN Sinha, Secretary Rural Development, Ministry […]

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Dr. Vikram Shah and his team at Shalby Hospitals in Ahmedabad performed a knee replacement surgery on both knees of a 60-year-old Sudanese woman weighing 165 kg. Mrs. Samia Ahmed is from Khartoum, Sudan’s capital. Her husband is a businessman, and her son and daughter are both doctors. Another son is a medical student in Egypt. In 2005, she was diagnosed with elephantiasis, often known as elephant leg illness. The affected person’s […]

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As per the UN’s IPCC report, humanity are heading towards an unsustainable future as far as climate change is concerned, so much so, that the UN Secretary General Antony Guterres said the Working group’s report was nothing short of a “code red for humanity”. Keeping the current scenario in mind, it is imperative that humans, as a species collectively take responsibility for the planet. Time is running out, but all […]

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Established in 1945, the Prince Aly Khan Hospital is a 162-bedded multispecialty acute care hospital in Mumbai with the best-known services in oncology and cardiovascular disease, and a referral center. Prince Aly Khan Hospital is equipped with an OT complex, oncology department, cardiology department, 24-hour emergency service, a day surgery unit, sophisticated intensive care, renal dialysis, neonatal, pediatrics and general intensive care units, a center for gastrointestinal diseases and other facilities. Outpatient services, including Free OPD […]

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In the last article, we spoke about our experience and learning from the 1st wave and how mental resilience enables an organization to thrive in turbulent times.  In this review, we will highlight our experiences in adjusting to the new normal after the covid  wave.  The first wave which started in the end of March 2020, gradually tapered off somewhere in July/August 2020.  Prince Aly Khan Hospital had treated around […]

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The year, 2020 for most hospitals began on a very positive note and I remember, that we had even hosted a doctors day get together at Gallops in February. Yes, there were some whispers about an epidemic in China, but no one had anticipated nor envisaged what was to strike us a month later. AKDN is a Global network and we did receive communication from our Head Office in Geneva, […]

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विप्रो जीई हेल्‍थेकअर या आघाडीच्‍या जागतिक वैद्यकीय तंत्रज्ञान व डिजिटल सोल्‍यूशन्‍स नवप्रवर्तक कंपनीने नेक्‍स्‍ट-जनरेशन  रिवॉल्‍युशन अस्‍पायर  सीटी (कम्‍प्‍युटेड टोमोग्राफी)  स्‍कॅनरच्‍या  लाँचची घोषणा  केली.  रिवॉल्‍युशन अस्‍पायर हे भारतातील ‘आत्‍मनिर्भर भारत’ उपक्रमाशी संलग्‍न नवीनच उभारण्‍यात आलेल्‍या विप्रो जीई मेडिकल डिवाईसेस मॅन्‍युफॅक्‍चुरिंग कारखान्‍यामध्‍ये डिझाइन व उत्‍पादित करण्‍यात आलेले एण्‍ड-टू एण्‍ड प्रगत इमेजिंग  सोल्‍यूशन आहे. सीटी सिस्टिम आजार व विकृतींचे निदान करताना वैद्यकीय विश्‍वास वाढवण्‍यासाठी उच्‍च इमेजिंग इंटेलिजन्‍ससह सुसज्‍ज आहे.भारतासमोर शहरी-ग्रामीण विभाजन आणि आजारांचा भार असे दुहेरी आव्हान आहे. मोठ्या प्रमाणात लोकसंख्‍या  ग्रामीण  भागात असली तरी बहुतांश आरोग्‍य सुविधा निवडक मोठ्या शहरांमध्‍ये आहेत. कॅन्सर डायग्नोस्टिक्स, मेडिकल इमेजिंग टूल्स यांसारख्या उच्‍च दर्जाच्या वैद्यकीय उत्पादनांच्या आयातीवर भारत अवलंबून आहे.  आयुष्मान भारतच्या माध्यमातून असंसर्गजन्य आजारांचे (एनसीडी) लवकर निदान आणि आत्‍मनिर्भरतेवर सरकार भर देत असल्याने प्रगत वैद्यकीय उपकरणांची मागणी वाढली आहे. ही गरज पूर्ण करणे आणि द्वितीय व तृतीय श्रेणीच्‍या शहरांसह संपूर्ण भारतभर दर्जेदार वैद्यकीय उपकरणे उपलब्ध करून देणे हे रिवॉल्‍युशन अस्‍पायर सीटीचे उद्दिष्ट आहे. रिवॉल्‍युशन अस्‍पायर सीटी स्‍कॅनर डॉक्‍टरांना जवळपास ५० टक्‍के उच्‍च थ्रुपूटसोबत* सुधारित कार्यरत कार्यक्षमतेसह सक्षम करतो. रिवॉल्‍युशन अस्‍पायर सीटी स्‍कॅनरमध्‍ये रोटेशन वेळ २० टक्‍क्‍यांनी वाढवण्‍यात आली आहे,  ज्‍यामुळे डॉक्‍टरांना जलदपणे निदान* करता येते. तसेच लक्षणीयरित्‍या सुधारित कूलिंग दरासह स्‍कॅनर सतत स्‍कॅनिंगचे उच्‍च प्रमाण देते आणि प्रतिदिन अधिकाधिक रूग्णांची हाताळणी करू शकतो.  सीटी स्‍कॅनरमध्‍ये नवीन डिटेक्‍टर डिझाइन व अल्‍गोरिदमसह स्‍मार्ट वैशिष्‍ट्ये देखील आहेत- जसे स्‍मार्ट एमएआर, जे जवळपास ३० टक्‍के सुधारित इमेज क्‍वॉलिटी* देते. विभागातील सर्वात शक्तिशाली सिस्टिम्‍सपैकी असलेली ही सिस्टिम ट्यूब क्षमता, ट्यूब करण्‍ट व एक्‍स-रे जनरेटर पॉवरच्‍या माध्‍यमातून उच्‍च कार्यक्षमता देण्‍यासाठी, तसेच  उपस्थिती कायम ठेवण्‍यासाठी रिडिझाइन करण्‍यात आलेली आहे.  याव्‍यतिरिक्‍त ही सिस्टिम अपवादात्‍मक वैद्यकीय निष्‍पत्ती देण्‍यासोबत रूग्‍ण व डॉक्‍टरांच्‍या सुरक्षिततेसाठी कमी रेडिएशन डोसेस देण्‍यासाठी इंटेलिजण्‍ट आयक्‍यू देते.

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NLR India hosted a dissemination meeting on Wednesday, May 25, 2022 to release a study with relevance to persons with disabilities due to leprosy and lymphatic filariasis (LF) in the districts of Jaunpur and Bokaro in India. The study was funded by COR-NTD. The meeting was attended by contributing members of society working towards elimination of leprosy and LF from India and outside. Government officials, WHO officials, Philanthropists, Health Industry […]

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As tomorrow is World Hypertension Day, I would like share the newly launched BP Monitor from Beat XP by Pristyn Care. Pristyn Care is aimed at supporting patients through the entire journey of elective surgery, the process of hospitalization to post hospitalization care & provide a hassle-free experience. Leveraging technology, and a set of simple yet powerful processes and operations, Pristyn Care is successfully delivering the seamless patient delight across […]

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In a bid to promote scientific evidence-based Ayurveda across the country, a four-day National Ayurved Cardiology Symposium – first of its kind in India, was held to present and share various case studies supported with clinical data about Ayurveda’s success in treating and reversing cardiac diseases. Madhavbaug, brand of Vaidya Sane Ayurved Laboratories Ltd, a specialist in treating and reversing cardiac-related ailments through their Ayurvedic treatment and therapies brought together about 5,000 […]

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Lotus Surgicals, the country’s leading medical devices company, celebrated International Nurses’ Day with the launch of the OT Nurses’ Community Club. The Club formed in association with MediaValueWorks aims to empower the Operation Theatre (OT), Staff across hospitals in India. Each working day, OT staff play a critical role in managing high-end surgeries. With cutting-edge advancements and changing surgical trends, it has become essential to impart knowledge, handhold and mentor the OT Staff […]

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Hetero, India’s leading pharmaceutical company, today unveiled its new corporate logo, brand architecture, visual and verbal identity. With a people-first approach, this distinctive identity will guide and accelerate Hetero’s business growth and evolution. Dr. Vamsi Krishna Bandi, Managing Director, Hetero Group of Companies, said: “Our new logo, is built around the idea of ‘Health for All’ and strengthens our ideology of ‘focused interventions leading to exponential impact.’ It uses circles as […]

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Strides Arcolab (BSE: 532531, NSE: STAR) today announced that Strides Pharma Global Pte. Ltd, Singapore and Strides (Australia) Pharma Pty Ltd, Australia, both wholly owned subsidiaries of Strides Arcolab have signed definitive agreements with certain wholly owned subsidiaries of Aspen Pharmacare Holdings Limited, a company listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (Aspen), to acquire a generic pharmaceutical business in Australia together with certain branded pharmaceutical assets. The business and assets […]

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Talwalkars Better Value Fitness Limited (TBVFL); the largest fitness chain in India with over 145 gyms across 75 cities has announced its successful & popular annual discount scheme. For the past several years “Talwalkars Annual Discount” scheme has received a tremendous response from the fitness enthusiasts. Once again this August, Talwalkars has extended this scheme which offers a flat 30% discount for the first five days only on the annual […]

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Neuland Laboratories Ltd., (NSE:NEULANDLAB; BOM:524558) a pharmaceutical manufacturer providing active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs), complex intermediates and contract manufacturing services to customers located in 85 countries, todayannounced financial results for the first quarter of fiscal year (FY) 2014,ended 30th June , 2013 “Neuland reported continued progress on our campaign to reduce costs and increase profitability in the first quarter,” said Dr. D.R.Rao, Chairman and Managing Director of Neuland Labs. “Our focus […]

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Paramount Surgimed Ltd., a leader in Healthcare & Medical Disposables, introduces AroCast Orthopedic Casting Tape in exciting colors, Blue, Pink, White, Green & Camouflage for patients with fractures. A fracture is a painful affair & can really dampen moods, but Paramount Surgimed gives you a chance to uplift your mood with a  Comfortable & Cheerful looking Cast The AroCast casting tape is made of pure fiber glass and synthetic resin and is better […]

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TB incidences are on the rise. And deaths due to cholera have almost tripled from previous year.” Data collected from MCGM dispensaries / hospitals State Hospitals & other government dispensaries & hospitals show that in 2012-13 dengue cases touched 4867 from a low of 682 in 2008-09 ! Worse, last yr, 36,417 cases of tuberculosis  were reported from municipal and government dispensaries and hospitals, of which 6,921 patients died of […]

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