Healthcare Articles

Articles on key issues related to the Healthcare Industry from the heads of leading Hospital and Healthcare companies and healthcare industry experts. This section focuses on current and emerging issues in areas such as healthcare management, medical sciences, surgical speciality, diagnostics, technology, equipment & devices, facilities and operations management and information technology.

Heart failure, the burden of the current plague!

In this century Heart Failure HF is reaching such a spread that it can be defined as a pandemic disease just like a plague The prevalence of HF will increase to 35 per cent 2030 in the USA with an increase of health system costs to US777 billion 2030 We should change health policies for HF control a..

A Natural Compound from wild ginger exhibits significant anticancer activity against various cancer types

1S1Acetoxychavicol Acetate ACA a natural compound from Alpinia conchigera a wild ginger exhibits significant anticancer activity against various cancer types Further research using ACA in vitro and in vivo has allowed an understanding on the underlying mechanism of action and revealed ACAs promising..

Health Issues Related to Work

A good number of people suffer from health issues that are caused or aggravated by their work or workplace related conditions Different jobs have different profiles and many of them put people through various health problems that are generally ignored until they become significant This article talks..

Regulation of Body Temperature and NAFLD in Global Population

The Non Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease NAFLD epidemic is connected to diabetes cardiovascular disease and neurodegenerative diseases In the year 2050 it is expected that 30 of the world will progress to NAFLD Recent scientific research indicates that the heat shock gene malfunctions in NAFLD with def..

Photoacoustic Tomography For Vascular Imaging near Subcutaneous Tissue

Photoacoustic Tomography PAT is a new modality that can noninvasively image vascular structures of human subcutaneous tissues and breasts with high resolution In this article we preface the principle of the PAT apparatus provide examples along with images and discuss the future prospects..

Biomarkers in Heart Failure

Biomarkers are deeply incorporated into uptodated clinical guidelines for heart failure There is evidence regarding the limiting role of biomarker as predictive tool in heart failure management In fact multiple biomarker strategy appears to be much more promising than those established on single bio..

Cardiac Rehabilitation In India

A way to go

Cardiac rehabilitation is recognised as an integral component of patient care with CVS diseases Its gaining popularity over the globe in heart failure patients is new and encouraging Its utilisation in India is still under used because of many factors but the main is lack of interest of cardiologist..

Cardio-Oncology

Something new on the horizon

CardioOncology is the cardiac care of cancer patients With the advent of newer therapies there has been a dramatic improvement in life expectancy However as many of these treatments have cardiac side effects there has been an increase in cancer patients with a variety of heart diseases heart failure..

Effective Knowledge Management Model (KM) for Healthcare Integrating Success Factors and Knowledge Management Strategy

In the process of recognising the value and importance of Knowledge ManagementKM healthcare organisations have conducted researches on to improve healthcare delivery and sustain optimal healthcare outcomes In order for KM to be effective it is essential that KM strategies and success factors are con..

Leukaemia: A deadly intruder

The article talks about complexity of Leukemia a type of blood cancer and advancement in treatment It also brings out the need to advocate early diagnosis of the disease since burden of the disease is high in low income developing countries..

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