Knee implants prices capped- benefit to patients by Dr. Gaurav Bhardwaj, Chief Knee & Hip Replacement & Arthroscopy Surgery, PSRI Hospital, New Delhi

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An interesting news in today newspapers about government of India through National Pharmaceuticals Pricing Authority capping the prices of knee implants. As had been done in cases of cardiac stents there had been reports of profiteering in the implants and panel had been working to streamline the process. Since last evening, when this news came […]


What your liver want!!  Tips for a healthy liver. By Dr. Manoj Gupta, Surgical Gastroenterology & Liver Transplantation, PSRI Hospital,New Delhi

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  Good Health Is The Best Wealth! To safeguard the best wealth, you must protect your crucial organs. One such organ is liver. Your liver is a key player in your body’s digestive system. It’s an organ you could easily damage if you don’t take good care of it. There’s nothing tricky about keeping your […]


Myths about live donor liver transplant by Dr. Neeraj Chaudhary, Surgical Gastroenterology & Liver Transplantation, PSRI Hospital

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 Myths and facts about live donor  How will I live once they remove my whole liver out? As it is impossible to live without a liver, your surgical team will not be doing this. During liver donation in a living individual, it is not the whole liver but only a part of the liver […]


liver cancer / tumor

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The general perception about liver cancer is that it is the last stage of disease, and a patient detected with liver tumor has little life remaining. This was how I was taught when I was a medical student. Over the years as a liver surgeon, I have seen the management of liver tumors evolve- both […]


Treatments available for Heart Diseases

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India’s leading cardiologist Padma Bhushan Dr TS Kler , Chairman and head of cardiology, PSRI Heart Institute, New Delhi said –” Angioplasty is very well established therapy, and now more and more patients of coronary artery diseases are treated with angioplasty rather than by-pass surgery.”   When is the need of Angioplasty or Why? Whenever patient has blockage […]


Eliminate hepatitis: we can do it together!

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Hepatitis is a group of diseases where the liver is infected by a virus. Some types (hepatitis A & E) spread through contaminated water while the other more dangerous hepatitis B and C spread by coming in contact with infected body fluids. The problem with these infections (hepatitis B & C) is that very often […]


Choose your urologist with great care

It is important that you maintain a good urological health because you might encounter urological problems more often then you may even think. At times, people tend to delay going to their doctor thinking that it may not harm their health but to tell you, this delay can make your problems worse with time and […]


Heat related illness

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Heat related illness occurs as a result of excessive heat. Even a short period of exposure to very high heat can lead to serious problems. Heat waves that occur during summer cause very high rise in the temperature, which can last for days to weeks. This high temperature puts people at risk of developing heat […]


FATTY LIVER

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Fatty liver disease describes a range of conditions which lead to build-up of fat within liver cells. It can occur due to alcohol abuse (alcoholic steatohepatitis) or due to non-alcoholic causes (non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, NAFLD). It is common and the incidence in India is increasing. Most people with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease do not […]