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August 7, 2021 0

“Robotic surgery has huge benefits for surgeons”

By FM

In an interaction with Divya Choyikutty, she speaks about the latest medical technologies in gynaec-oncology and the new programmes she is involved with for creating qualified gynaecologists, and shares her experience in the field.

August 6, 2021 0

What is epilepsy surgery?

By FM

The first epilepsy surgery in India was performed at Christian Medical College, Vellore in 1952 by Prof Jacob Chandy. Sixty-nine years later, it is quite disappointing that only 2 in 1000 eligible epilepsy surgery candidates get operated on every year in India today, creating a huge surgical treatment gap.

July 9, 2021 0

Virtual clinical trials in vogue

By FM

Virtual/digital clinical trials – performed by partly or entirely avoiding patient visits to clinical trial sites – have become the new flavour of the season in the post-pandemic setting.