SPORTS KNEE INJURY

Exclusive: Sports Medicine Sports Knee Injury

The knees can take a lot of punishment while playing sports or running, often resulting in knee ligament injuries. Around a fifth of knee injuries from playing sport affect the anterior cruciate ligament or ACL. A torn ACL can be painful and debilitating,...
Orthopedic Implant

Multifunctional Surface Treatment for Orthopedic Implant

During last five decades, biomaterials have seen a rapid growth, due to its direct relation and impact on healthcare and advancements in the fabrication of synthetic biomaterials. The biomaterials market, including medical device and...
Orthopedic Implants

Emergence of nano-coated orthopedic implants

According to available data, the Indian orthopedic devices market is around Rs 2,400 crores and is expected to grow at around 20 % every year. And in the world, India is one of the...
Orthopedic Innovation

Can Orthopedic Innovation be learnt?

Writing about medical innovation was a challenging experience. Innovation is defined as: ''change that creates a new dimension of performance'' . According to Michael Porter , ''innovation includes both improvements in technology and better...
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Exclusive: Palliative care – Talk to Your Doctor and Make Your Voice Heard

By Dr. Helen Senderovich MD MCFP COE PC Geriatrics &Palliative Care &Pain Medicine Baycrest Health Sciences Assistant Professor of the University of Toronto Department of Family and Community Medicine, Division of Palliative Care, Toronto,...
emergency care

Exclusive: Humanization In Emergency Care – Is It Possible?

- by DR. DANIELLI O. C. LINO, Clinical Cardiologist, Brazil, Public Health Graduate Program, University of Fortaleza, Brazil. The word “humanization” de-rives from the Latin word humanus; a humanist is someone who has a worldview...
right to health

Right To Health Important: N. Murali

Says healthcare is poised to undergo great reforms Like right to education, right to health is equally important, N. Murali, co-chairman of The Hindu said. Taking part in the seventh anniversary of Thirumalai Mission Hospital (TMH),...
obamacare

Why Obamacare Is Still The Law Of The Land: Carl M. Cannon

The failure of the Republican Party to parlay its control of the White House and Congress into a repeal of Obamacare launched a predictable blame game in Washington. The Tea Party-inspired House Freedom Caucus,...
mental health care bill

Mental Health Law Can Be Used To Strengthen Primary Care

The government should use the new mental health law to strengthen primary care The passage of the Mental Health care Bill in the Lok Sabha, putting it on course to become law and repealing the...
health policy

Finally, A Health Policy For All Of India

On the heels of its landslide electoral victory, the government has taken the bold step of changing the narrative of development. In fact, it has shown that it is prioritizing critical social and development...