Animal visitors to the Maternity Nursing Home

Written by 29 June, 2015 1:24 am Category Archives Articles, Invited Articles, Straight from the Heart Archives.

 

Dr. Shirish Daftary Mumbai Past President, FOGSI Past Chairperson, MTP Committee, FOGSI Past President, MOGS Email: daftaryshirish@gmail.com Animal visitors to the Maternity Nursing Home When I set up my private maternity hospital in the upcoming suburb of Juhu, I felt confidant that my earlier 7 year experience in clinical practice at some of our leading… Read more »

Optimizing Ovulation Induction

Written by 29 June, 2015 1:19 am Category Academic Articles Archives, Archives Articles, Invited Articles.

 

Dr Mandakini Parihar Navi Mumbai Past Chairperson, Family Welfare Committee, FOGSI Past President, NMOGS Vice President Elect, FOGSI (2012) Email : mandakiniparihar@gmail.com Ovulation Induction – Back to Basics “Real knowledge is to know the extent of one’s ignorance.” – Confucius Introduction One of the most important causes of female factor infertility is anovulation. Management of… Read more »

Role of Newborn Screening

Written by 29 June, 2015 1:12 am Category Academic Articles Archives, Archives Articles, Invited Articles.

 

Dr. Saurabh Dani Member, The Mumbai Obstetric and Gynaecological Society What is Newborn Screening (NBS) Test? Newborn Screening (NBS) Test is done on Newborn babies to detect certain Treatable Metabolic disorders. These disorders are caused by the accumulation of chemicals produced naturally in the body to abnormally high levels. These Disorders are present in the… Read more »

Mifepristone Use

Written by 29 June, 2015 12:51 am Category Academic Articles Archives, Archives Articles, Invited Articles.

 

Dr. Usha Krishna Mumbai Past President, FOGSI Email : drushark@sify.com Mifepristone and Antiprogesterone – Its usefulness in Obstetric & Gynaecology Antiprogesterone compounds can antagonize the biological action of the progesterone or inhibit its synthesis as it has high affinity to progesterone receptors. It sensitises the uterus to prostaglandins and therefore most useful as safe and… Read more »

Hydrosalpinx

Written by 29 June, 2015 12:37 am Category Academic Articles Archives, Archives Articles, Invited Articles.

 

Dr Mandakini Parihar Navi Mumbai Past Chairperson, Family Welfare Committee, FOGSI Past President, NMOGS Email : mandakiniparihar@gmail.com Introduction When the first IVF baby, Louise Brown, was born in 1978, in- vitro Fertilization (IVF) was still an experimental technique. She was born in a natural cycle IVF of a woman who had bilateral tubal block making… Read more »

Strengthening the Back Muscles

Written by 29 June, 2015 12:08 am Category Archives Articles, Health tip of the month archives, Periodic Features.

 

Dr. Maninder Ahuja Faridabad E-mail : ahuja.maninder@gmail.com Strengthening the Back Muscles In menopause, weakest part of skeletal system is back bone. It is important because this is central support system of our body. If we have weak backbone then who would carry weight of our axial skeletal system? So strength of back bone is of… Read more »

Leg Exercises For Fitness

Written by 28 June, 2015 11:43 pm Category Archives Articles, Health tip of the month archives, Periodic Features.

 

Dr. Maninder Ahuja Faridabad Chairperson, Geriatric Gynaecology Committee, FOGSI E-mail : ahuja.maninder@gmail.com Leg Exercises For Fitness Dr. Maninder Ahuja We have the maximum number of knee replacement surgeries in our country and a large number of men and women are limping, having pain and knee problems after 40 years of age.If we take proper care… Read more »

Stair climbing in proper way

Written by 28 June, 2015 11:22 pm Category Archives Articles, Health tip of the month archives, Periodic Features.

 

Dr. Maninder Ahuja Faridabad E-mail : ahuja.maninder@gmail.com Stair climbing in proper way Where ever we go we find stairs and improper stair climbing damages our knees but done in the proper way it BECOMES AN EXERCISE. Most of Indian women have knee  problems and they are basically because of our  habits of squatting  on the… Read more »

Students Corner Article 2

Written by 28 June, 2015 11:09 pm Category Archives Articles, Periodic Features, Students Corner Archives.

 

Dr. Punit Bhojani Mumbai Lecturer, KJ Somaiya Hospital and Medical College   Q. 1) A 9 year old girl presents for evaluation of regular vaginal bleeding. History reveals thelarche at age 7 and adrenarche at age 8. The most common cause of this condition is: Idiopathic Gonadal tumors McCune-Albright syndrome Hypothyroidism Q. 2) Emergency contraception… Read more »