Monthly Archive: February 2019

Medical scenes on television which can make doctors give up their own practice! 0

Medical scenes on television which can make doctors give up their own practice!

The original lead characters of Grey’s Anatomy Television shows go to great lengths to make us believe that what we see on-screen is or can be a reality. At times they succeed, however on other not-so-great moments they fail miserably that too because of poorly researched scenes. This does not only cast a shadow over the quality of the television show/movie but sometimes it can be embarrassing and downright funny. Medical scenes are quite...

Medikabazaar connecting the disconnected 0

Medikabazaar connecting the disconnected

India is a country with numerous medical establishments all scattered across and many cities. Some of the facilities are well connected with manufacturers, suppliers, and distributors as they are located in metro and tier 1 cities. Due to established distribution and transportation routes in these cities, healthcare centers receive a consistent and steady supply of their essential medical supplies. However, the case is not the same for the hospitals in tier 2, 3 cities,...

Are you diabetic? Then these effective devices are for you 0

Are you diabetic? Then these effective devices are for you

Diabetes is a continual disease which ensues when the pancreas fails to produce the appropriate amount of insulin, or if the body cannot use the insulin adequately. This results in a high concentration of glucose in the blood which is known as hyperglycemia. According to a World Health Organization report, there are two types of diabetes. Type one diabetes which can be identified by reduced insulin production. Type two diabetes takes place when the...

Doctors are falling in love with these easy to use medical devices 0

Doctors are falling in love with these easy to use medical devices

Doctors are responsible for delivering efficient patient care. They can perform effectively via specific medical equipment and devices. All doctors encounter medical cases which involve complex diagnostic/treatment procedures and the use of complicated machines. Such complexities, although deemed necessary for the welfare of the patient, can be tedious and exhausting for both doctors and patients. Wouldn’t it be great if the process was made more comfortable and less tiresome that too without compromising on...

Budget 2019 Boost for Ayushman Bharat scheme in healthcare 0

Budget 2019: Boost for Ayushman Bharat scheme in healthcare

Budget 2019 The Interim Budget 2019 was presented on 1st February by the Minister of Finance, Piyush Goyal. The budget was a celebration for the middle-class Indian as it exempted taxes for people with annual salaries amounting to Rs. 5 lakhs. Similarly, the budget was a positive one for the healthcare industry. Let’s see some of the main aspects. The government in its budget increased its allocation to the healthcare sector by 16.65% from...

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Dr. Ninad Katdare: A story of faith and perseverance

On World Cancer Day 2019, we at Medikabazaar have decided to bring you, real and personal stories of doctors who have pushed the boundaries and tackled complex, and complicated medical cases of patients without hopes of any recovery. We want to thank them for their invaluable service to our country! When a 28-year old lady walked in the hospital with last stage Malignant Peritoneal Mesothelioma (MPM) – a sporadic cancer arising from the Peritoneum...

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Dr. Abraham Peedicayil: The stairs to success

On World Cancer Day 2019, we at Medikabazaar have decided to bring you, real and personal stories of doctors who have pushed the boundaries and tackled complex, and complicated medical cases of patients without hopes of any recovery. We want to thank them for their invaluable service to our country! A cancer afflicted patient is not the only concern of a doctor. There are various other challenges which they face as clearly stated by...

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Dr. Aditya Manke: Team work and planning; the two pillars to triumph

On World Cancer Day 2019, we at Medikabazaar have decided to bring you, real and personal stories of doctors who have pushed the boundaries and tackled complex, and complicated medical cases of patients without hopes of any recovery. We want to thank them for their invaluable service to our country! “Being a surgical oncologist, I have been used to take charge of challenging and difficult cases,” said veteran advanced laparoscopic and cancer surgeon, Dr....

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Medikabuzz: Newsletter Jan 2019

Issue 6 | January 2019 FLASHLIGHT ASICON 2018: MEDIKABAZAAR IMPROVING INDIAN HEALTHCARE ONE SELFIE AT A TIME! Selfies of numerous attendants Medikabazaar team demonstrating the Veincare machine to visitors Medikabazaar was in Chennai, the “Health Capital of India,” from 26th-30th December 2018 for the prestigious 78th Annual Conference of Association of Surgeons of India, ASICON. We were among elite company as practicing surgeons and post-graduate students from all over India attended the revered event at Chennai Trade...