Monday, Jun 24 2019 | Time 18:59 Hrs(IST)
image
  • Give us an India where Hindus, Muslims, Sikhs & Christians live for each other: Azad
  • Kejriwal is working in view of upcoming Assy elections:Manoj Tiwari
  • Polling for Junagadh Municipal Corporation to be held on Jul 1
  • Action taken against 271 companies in last three yrs to safeguard investors: Finance Min
  • AICC dissolves all UP district committees, two member team to oversee preparation for bypolls
  • Forty two votes required to host 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games
  • US, S Arabia talk maritime security in the Gulf
  • NITI Aayog to release 2nd edition of Healthy States, Progressive India report
  • Bhatpara gradually limping back to normal
  • Judicious use of water can save India from future calamities: Jal Shakti Minister
  • FC meets K'taka economists; discusses infra gaps, democratic deficit
  • Their ego will finish them, says BJP after Adhir Ranjan uses derogatory words for PM
  • Outrightly reject Karnataka's Mekedatu project proposal: TN CM urges Modi
  • Zimbabwe government bans use of foreign currency as legal tender
  • Rajouri road accident: Governor mourns loss of lives, announces ex-gratia
Entertainment » Other


Kerala diabetologist gets world recognition

Kochi, Jun 18(UNI) Hybrid Ileal Interposition surgery, a novel surgical procedure to cure for Type II diabetes,innovated by Dr R Padmakumar and his team at a leading private Sunrise Hospital here
has gained world recognition.
It was an established fact that metabolic surgery can result in excellent control of diabetes in obese patients, an hospital press release said here today.
The procedures for resolution of diabetes in non-obese group was rarely being practiced world over, it said adding that this was mainly because of the complexity of the laparoscopic Ileal interposition, the technical difficulty and high expense due to extensive use of equipments.
Department of Minimally Invasive Surgery of the hospital did the much awaited innovation – the hybrid technique – by which the procedure has become simpler, patient friendly, mimicable and less costly, it claimed and said this method also helped to reduce the duration of anesthesia and surgery.
Claiming that surgeons across globe had already being started the technique for the good of their patients, it said such method had brought a new successful dimension to the treatment of diabetes.
Dr Padmakumar was invited to demonstrate this technique at the World Congress of IFSO (International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity & metabolic disorders) at Canada and at the World Congress of IASGO (International Association of Surgeons, Gastroenterologists and Oncologists) at Vienna.
The reputed International medical publication, The Journal of Surgical Innovations, had also given major importance for this surgical innovation from India. The journal had scrutinized the technique and its results through a long, strenuous assessment process by its international experts and reviewers before publishing this new method in the edition June 2015, it added.
Obese diabetic patients would highly benefit from Sleeve Gastrectomy and non-obese group would have good resolution of Type II diabetes by the hybrid Ileal Interposition surgery and 90 per cent of patient would be able to discontinue diabetic medication after surgery and others would be getting excellent control of diabetes mellitus with significantly low dose of medicines than before, Dr Padmakumar said.
This procedure had great importance for India, as it was progressing fast to be the diabetic capital of world.
Keralites who had diabetes in 20 per cent of them can be happy that this chronic disease will have a definite solution with these procedures, he added.
UNI CGV VVRSS1321
More News
Hrithik Roshan's journey get immortalised in international book

Hrithik Roshan's journey get immortalised in international book

23 Apr 2019 | 5:26 PM

New Delhi, Apr 23 (UNI) Termed one of the most handsome men in the world, Hrithik Roshan has had his share of struggles and the accounts of the same have found themselves in a book by the International author, Ben Brooks titled 'Stories for boys who dare to be different'.

see more..
Jatin Sarna joins '83 to play Yashpal Sharma

Jatin Sarna joins '83 to play Yashpal Sharma

02 Apr 2019 | 2:14 PM

New Delhi, Apr 2 (UNI) Creating waves with his one-liners in the much acclaimed 'Sacred Games', Jatin Sarna's character Bunty became a household name, now the actor is all set to present yet another memorable role as he steps into the shoes of Yashpal Sharma in the much anticipated '83.

see more..
Tripoto, Singapore Tourism come together for web series 'Trails 2 Passion-Singapore Redefined'

Tripoto, Singapore Tourism come together for web series 'Trails 2 Passion-Singapore Redefined'

01 Apr 2019 | 2:16 PM

New Delhi, Apr 1 (UNI) Tripoto, the global travel community, has partnered with the Singapore Tourism Board, to create an innovative, fun and exciting travel web series 'Trails 2 Passion-Singapore Redefined'.

see more..
History TV18 to premiere 'Dwarkadhish- Kingdom of Krishna' today

History TV18 to premiere 'Dwarkadhish- Kingdom of Krishna' today

27 Mar 2019 | 12:30 PM

New Delhi, Mar 27 (UNI) History TV18 is all set to premiere the story of Hinduism’s sacred site Dwarka, its presiding deity and the love of His people in 'Dwarkadhish: Kingdom of Krishna' on Wednesday.

see more..
'Kaun Banega Crorepati' bags ‘Best Game Show’ at Indian Telly Awards

'Kaun Banega Crorepati' bags ‘Best Game Show’ at Indian Telly Awards

26 Mar 2019 | 1:26 PM

New Delhi, Mar 26 (UNI) Anil D Ambani-led Reliance Entertainment's Big Synergy production Kaun Banega Crorepati (KBC) won the “Editorial Choice Award for the Best Game Show” at the Indian Telly Awards 2019 underlining the company’s distinct strength and wide experience to create and execute the most entertaining and high rating non-fiction shows.

see more..
image