Category: Health

Noble Hospital challenges CO-RADS -6

Noble Hospitals successfully cured a COVID 19 patient where the virus involved 100 percent of her lungs without Ventilator, Patient Ms. Hymavathy, 54 F from Nellore, AP who was diagnosed with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus and completely hand washed from a hospital in Nellore post her COVID diagnosis. Mrs. Hymavathy, however didn’t lose hope and moved to Chennai Nobel Hospital, Purasaiwakkam even after knowing that her health condition was 99% not in a position to cooperate & not with much hope of survival.

Apollo Cancer Centre Celebrates Rose Day

Chennai: Apollo Cancer Centre, Teynampet observed Rose Day to spread the message that cancer is conquerable. Dr. Prathap C Reddy, Chairman Apollo Hospitals Group and Ms.Sangita Reddy, Joint Managing Director Apollo Hospitals Group visited and interacted with the patients and gifted roses that marks the spirit of life, love and happiness. Rose Day is a celebration of life for cancer patients, perpetrated in the name of Melinda Rose, a Canadian born 14-year-old, who, though herself afflicted with cancer, spent her time spreading cheer and happiness all around her.

Successful post-COVID respiratory failure treatment through ECMO

Chennai, September 17th, 2020: Gleneagles Global Health City, Chennai, the largest facility of Gleneagles Global Hospitals Group, has successfully treated a 58 years old patient from Chennai who was detected with post-COVID Respiratory failure. This is the first successful post-COVID respiratory failure treatment through ECMO (Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation) in Tamil Nadu. The team of medical experts spearheaded by Dr Govini Balasubramanian, Dr Subramanian Swaminathan, Dr Rajavel, Dr Sivasailam & Dr Suresh aided in the incredible recovery of this patient to a stable condition.

Apollo Hospitals Completes combined Bowel and abdominal wall transplant surgery

Apollo Hospitals, Chennai has achieved two new milestones. Organ transplant team completes Asia’s first combined Bowel and (sentinel) abdominal wall transplant surgery on a young boy who was suffering from Ultra Short Bowel Syndrome and a complicated Kidney transplantation using Hypothermic Oxygenated Machine Perfusion (HOPE). Apollo Hospitals brings the organ preservation device VitaSmart HOPE to India that keeps the Kidney outside the body for a longer period of time with continuous oxygen supply which is better for transplantation.

Dr. Rela Institute & Medical Centre launches ‘Rela Heart Beats’ Pioneering cardiac support

Rela Institute’s Department of Cardiac Sciences today launched the institute’s Pioneering Cardiac Support Group “Rela Heart Beats”. Popular film actor, director and producer Thiru. Cheran was the chief guest of the occasion. He lauded Prof Mohamed Rela, Chairman & Managing Director, Rela Institute for the initiative and also for providing best care to patients.