The Golden Hour and First 10 minutes

The Golden Hour and First 10 minutes

  Golden hour is the first hour in which care of the trauma patients should be initiated to minimize damage due to injuries and maximize patient’s chances of survival. The concept of golden hour states that if the surgery is done within 60 minutes of the injury...
Strep throat awareness

Strep throat awareness

July is the month of Group B streptococcus awareness. GBS is an important cause of maternal and neonatal morbidity in many parts of the world. In India this disease is an under recognised problem. In India there are approximately 26,700 cases of GBS infections per...
A FOR ASTHMA AND ALLERGIES

A FOR ASTHMA AND ALLERGIES

Speak to the Doctor[/button] Rains are greeting all of India and the Garden City of India, Bengaluru is not spared either. Bengaluru has witnessed rapid growth and industrialization in the past two decades. From being a disease studied in books and seldom heard among...
5 Ways to avoid road rage

5 Ways to avoid road rage

People living in urban areas have to deal with traffic every day. Long commutes leads to frustration and road rage.  Road rage can be triggered despite following rules. An increasing number of accidents are attributed to road rage with nothing but violence to report...