Rehabilitation Interventions

Increasing numbers of patients are surviving critical illnesses, but survival may be associated with a constellation of physical and psychological sequelae that can cause ongoing disability and reduced health-related quality of life. Limited evidence currently exists to guide the optimum structure, timing, and content of rehabilitation programmes. There is a need to both develop andContinue reading “Rehabilitation Interventions”

NEUROPROSTHETICS | BIG HOPE FOR PEOPLE WITH IMPAIRED BRAINS

Every year, around the world, between 250,000 and 500,000 people suffer a spinal cord injury (SCI). People with a spinal cord injury are two to five times more likely to die prematurely than people without a spinal cord injury, with worse survival rates in low- and middle-income countries. At our Neurosurgery department at Bhagwan MahavirContinue reading “NEUROPROSTHETICS | BIG HOPE FOR PEOPLE WITH IMPAIRED BRAINS”

Long COVID | Lasting Illness After Recovery

Long COVID a.k.a. post-COVID-19 syndrome, post-acute sequelae of COVID-19 (PASC), chronic COVID syndrome (CCS) and long-haul COVID is a condition characterized by long-term sequelae — appearing or persisting after the typical convalescence period — of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Earlier in the pandemic, it appeared that the majority of people infected with the coronavirus experiencedContinue reading “Long COVID | Lasting Illness After Recovery”

Home doctor service in Ranchi

Ayurdad (आयुर्दद्) word is borrowed from Sanskrit language meaning giving life or extending longevity. Āyurdad (आयुर्दद्) is derived from [=āyur-dad] [from āyur > āyu] and Dad (दद्).—(like dadate) meaning To give, offer, present. At Ayurdad, we bring back the concept of the family physician with in-home doctor service in and around Ranchi, Jharkhand. We areContinue reading “Home doctor service in Ranchi”