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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...

How healthcare can benefit from a digital landscape 0

How healthcare can benefit from a digital landscape

India is going through a wave of digitization. There are more than 400 million internet users while 51% of the population using the internet a daily basis. It is predicted that approximately 25% of the Indian population will be able to access social networks as opposed to around 23% in 2019. Due to prominent telecom service providers such as Jio, the internet has also penetrated the rural areas which earlier were primarily said to...

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Leprosy: What to know and how to cure it?

Leprosy is a deep-seated, progressive infection which happens due a bacterium called Mycobacterium laprae. The bacteria affects the skin, nose lining, the nerves of the extremities, and the upper part of the respiratory tract. Leprosy, also known as Hansen’s disease, results in muscle weakness, nerve impairment, and skin ulcer. If the disease is not diagnosed in time, the patient can suffer from serious disabilities and disfigurement. Tropical countries with subtropical weather are places where...

Tips on how to purchase hospital equipment efficiently 0

Tips on how to purchase Hospital Equipment efficiently

Hospital equipment is the central and most pivotal aspect of medical establishments. All medical diagnosis and treatments are performed via such equipment without which hospitals will be incapable of servicing the medical needs of the people. Therefore, healthcare facilities must follow a carefully strategized and executed plan to procure the best possible equipment for efficient patient care. To purchase effectively, there are pointers which hospitals must follow: Infrastructure: Before buying any equipment, it should...

What is Cosmetic Dentistry: A changing industry dynamic? 0

What is Cosmetic Dentistry: A changing industry dynamic?

Cosmetic dentistry, in recent times, has become an area of specialty within dentistry as people have become quite demanding for facial beauty. It is said that every dentist is inherently a cosmetic dentist. All dentists go through a similar training and education process where they are taught to use dental instruments and equipment for effective dental treatments which ultimately leads to a type of facial change, i.e. restructuring of the teeth. However, at this...

HIPEC Disposable Kit - Contents and why is it used by hospitals 0

HIPEC Disposable Kit: Contents and why is it used by hospitals

Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC) is used to eliminate all cancer cells from the abdominal cavity via surgery and heated chemotherapy. To perform the procedure, medical establishments use a HIPEC disposable kit which contains the appropriate devices. The medical disposable product contains the following: 1 Heat Exchanger: This keeps the intraperitoneal fluid infused at 43-45°C so that the temperature of the fluid is maintained at 41-43°C 1 Procedure Pack: 1 Y-connection and 2 sumps 1...