Patient gets both arms transplanted in Chennai

“The hands were procured from a brain dead person last year and was transplanted to the in-patient, Narayanaswamy. Both the donor and recipient underwent tendon, nerve and artery dissection following which the hand was fixed. He was put on immunotherapy and physiotherapy and occupational therapy was done.’ Continue Reading

Live workshop at Stanley Hospital to treat diabetes patients

In all, world is home to 41.5 crore diabetics and for every 20 minutes, toes or feet of a patient is removed and as a result of which 40 per cent of the population are disabled, according to a press release issued by Health Department. Continue Reading