Monthly Archive: September 2018

Children’s Eye Health & Its Significance 0

Children’s Eye Health & Its Significance

Vision act as a decisive contributing factor in children’s physical, cognitive and social development. More than one in five children including preschool and school –going have vision disorder which many a time goes unnoticed. Uncorrected vision complication can impede a child’s mental development, impair learning process, and can even lead to permanent reduced visual acuity. Early detection, awareness, and treatment are pedantic to restore normalcy.  Success in school with strong academic performance among school-going...

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Tips for ordering dental supplies online

Hospitals and dental establishments have to be cautious when buying dental supplies online. If they are not careful, they will end up purchasing low-quality devices at high rates. This will further result in patients not receiving quality treatments. Here are some guidelines for purchasing dental supplies online: The range of supplies: Dental establishments should check if the online portal has a good range of products. They should also check whether the products available are...

Medikabazaar Kick-starts an innovative ecosystem for medical devices startups 0

Medikabazaar Kick-starts an innovative ecosystem for medical devices startups

The ‘Golden Age’ for Medical devices start-ups in India has well and truly arrived, and India is witnessing its age-old talent for entrepreneurship being unleashed like never before. The startup segment in Medicall device industry strengthens, fortifies and drives the growth of the sector which presently is heavily dependent on import curbs. However, there is still a gap between the innovation and the communication within the start-up ecosystem. To bridge that gap, Medikabazaar, B2B online marketplace...

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What is a dialysis machine and how does it work?

A dialysis machine is used in the hemodialysis procedure. Hemodialysis is done when the kidneys stop functioning and cannot perform their primary duty of removing urea and specific salts from the body. Which is why during the procedure, the machine performs these specific functions of the kidneys. The device mixes and tracks dialysate, a liquid that is used to discard waste materials from the blood. The fluid also helps in normalizing the electrolyte and...

Understanding dialysis and how a dialyzer works 0

Understanding dialysis and how a dialyzer works

Dialysis is a medical procedure which is conducted when a person has chronic kidney failure. Hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis procedures replicate some of the essential functions of the kidneys. These include the removal of waste products like various toxins, surplus salt and other impure liquids from the body. One of the key components of a dialysis procedure is a dialyzer. It is an artificial filter which consists of fine fibers. The fibers are hollow...

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Surgical Gloves: Market trends in India

Surgical gloves are an essential component in medical procedures. It helps in preventing cross-contamination of infections and diseases between doctors and patients. This medical device is made of different types of polymers, such as latex, nitrile rubber, neoprene, and polyvinyl chloride. They are also available in powdered and unpowered form. The powdered ones come with cornstarch which lubricates the gloves and makes it easier for the user to slide their hands inside. There are...

Salient Features of an IV Infusion Set | Medikabazaar 0

IV sets: Usage and a brief history of IV fluid therapy

Medical establishments use Intravenous (IV) sets to administer fluid therapy and to provide medicines and blood products such as platelets. This procedure is called infusion therapy. IV sets use a process called gravity infusion to conduct the above procedures. Nowadays, the use of IV sets is seen as a standard routine in hospitals. However, before 1830 the advantages of intravenous fluid therapy weren’t known. A Scottish doctor by the name of Dr. Thomas Latta...

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X-Ray: A complete checklist of products and their uses

A doctor with a patient’s x-ray film   An X-ray procedure is an imaging test that allows doctors to see inside the human body without making incisions. This process helps to detect, diagnose, and treat, various medical problems. Different categories of X-rays are used for various medical purposes. For example, a patient might have to get a mammogram X-ray for breast examination, while the doctor can instruct patients to get an X-ray done with...