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Dr O P Choudhury

Dr O P Choudhury
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Dr O P Choudhury is a founding member and the editor of MediBulletin.com. A practising doctor for the last 16 years, he has been working in the neurology department of Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals for more than ten years. You can contact him at: dr.opchoudhury@medibulletin.com
Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) that targets the memory center in brain restores age-related memory loss in older adults Stimulating a precise location of the brain's memory center with electromagnetic pulses improves the memory of older adults with age-related memory loss...
The edible hydrogel capsule, called Plenity has received De Novo clearance from FDA for treatment of obesity Plenity is an oral, superabsorbent hydrogel capsule which has received FDA clearance as an aid in weight management in overweight and obese adults...
Additional routine ultrasound in late pregnancy is beneficial to both mother and babies and is also cost saving Universal late pregnancy ultrasounds at 36 weeks would benefit mothers and babies and could be cost saving, according to new research published...
New drug, canagliflozin reduces risk of kidney failure by a third in people with Type 2 diabetes and associated kidney disease A new landmark clinical trial shows that a new drug called canagliflozin lowers the risk of kidney failure by...
March is colorectal cancer awareness month. Colonoscopy is the most effective preventive tool to detect precancerous colonic polyps More than 90% of cases of colorectal cancer occur in people who are above 50 years of age. Screening for this cancer...
First international consensus guidelines on use of polymyxins are out An international panel of the leading researchers on infectious disease and antimicrobials has formed new guidelines on the use of polymyxins. Polymyxins are a class of antibiotics employed as a...
They clog your arteries and make your heart vulnerable. But not all cholesterol is bad. Medibulletin takes you through bad and good cholesterol The terms bad and good cholesterol are used in every conversation theses days. Cholesterol tests, also called...
New drug called Givosiran reduced the number of acute attacks in porphyria patients by up to 79 percent Acute porphyria is a group of uncommon diseases that can cause severe, potentially life-threatening attacks of abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting and paralysis....
Clot removal beyond the initial 6hrs improves quality of life after stroke Clot removal beyond the initial 6 hrs improved overall quality of life including mobility when compare to those treated with drugs alone, finds a new study. Stroke survivors have...
Names of four politicians including one BJP MP and one Uttar Pradesh minister have been removed from the PMJAY beneficiary list Exposing loopholes in the beneficiary list of Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PMJAY), the National Health Agency last week...

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