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    June 2017

    Vascular Graft and its many applications

    Vascular grafts are synthetic in nature and are used as a patch for injured or diseased areas of smaller arteries or for replacement of whole parts of heavier arteries such as the aorta in bypass or congenital heart surgeries. It is made up of polytetrafluoroethylene from the inside and has a covering of polyethylene terephthalate from the outside; these two are glued together by a polycarbonate-urethane adhesive.

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    June 2017

    Various Applications of Metabolomics

    Metabolomics, an ‘omic’ technology, is the study of small molecules in a cell. It is used in studying metabolitesof a very low molecular weightfor understanding biological mechanisms. Metabolomics help in various clinical researches for biomarker identification, genetic variation and finding the cure or treatment for various diseases by giving reports on cell status and internal health condition of organisms.

  • 12

    June 2017

    Treatment Options for Diabetic foot Ulcers and Pressure Ulcers

    Diabetic foot ulcers and pressure ulcers are chronic wounds. They might be caused by trauma,neuropathy or deformity. Neuropathy can cause loss of protective sensation and coordination of muscle groups. In the United States5% of diabetic patients develop foot ulcers annually and 1% of those have to undergo amputation. The cure for diabeticfoot ulcers and pressure ulcers require therapeutic footwear, saline dressings, controlling sugar and in some cases antibiotic therapy might be needed for cellulitis.

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    June 2017

    Importance of Healthcare Biometrics

    What helps the doctors understand the vitality of being punctual and being their addressing their patients is a device that reminds them to be there at every point. And this is the device that also helps mark their attendance and makes sure that they can help them with their problems.

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    June 2017

    How Digital Therapeutics is changing the face of Medicine!

    In today’s changing times, one simply does not have the time to go out and keep getting themselves checked. Whilst it is important to keep up with health check-ups and making it absolutely sure that all the medication is taken care of, it also becomes important to know that time is a huge constraint when it comes to visiting the doctor all the time.

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    June 2017

    What do Adaptive Optics mean?

    There exists in nature, one of the strongest medium that created history through its properties. This was light, and the one who established this very property was Thomas Edison. And why not give it all the importance if it is something no one, in today’s day and time can live without? So as this subject developed further into physics, the most important study has always revolved around light and optics.

  • 09

    June 2017

    Several Types of Insulin Delivery Devices

    Insulin is used to treat high blood sugar. Globally it is used along with glucose to treat Type 1 diabetes and also with Type 2. It can’t be taken in the form of a pill because then it would be broken in the stomach by the digestive system without reaching the bloodstream. Insulin can be administered by a number of devices like syringes, pens, oral insulin, jet injectors and pumps.

  • 09

    June 2017

    Overview about Ventricular Assist Devices

    A Ventricular Assist Device or a VAD is a mechanical pump. When a ventricle of heart (generally left) stops working properly, a VAD has to be attached to theventricle to supply blood through the body. Ventricles constitute the lower chamber of the heart. VAD support heart function and blood flow even in cases of heart failure.

  • 09

    June 2017

    General Information about Blood Pressure Monitors

    While it is of utmost importance that our body functions well enough, it is also crucial to know what to do if it fails to keep up with our expectations. More often than not, we come to a point where we do not pay attention to how we react to situations, people, things, objects, what we eat or drink, how we sleep, our posture and basically everything that we do on a regular basis.

  • 09

    June 2017

    Essentialness of Clinical Laboratory Services

    One must have noticed the need for hospitals to either hurry up and give their test results, or just not scare them by saying that they will have to stand in line for the same. And this is one option they always had, and so they took it. The best way to make sure that they get correct test results and accurate results was if they managed to use the best of technology and reduce the number of errors in the system.