Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals Archive

Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals & Gautam Gambhir Pledges to spread Awareness for Organ Donation

Common Myths: ·      Only Heart, liver & kidneys can be transplanted ·      I have a medical condition, so I can’t be a donor ·      Organ donation disfigures the body and changes the way it looks in a casket ·      Organ donation is against the religion ·      As a Hindu, if I donate organs, I will

A Workshop for Indian doctors and Surgeons on Scientific Research Writing organized at Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals

New Delhi, 30 January 2017: With the aim to help doctors & surgeon to gain expertise in writing well analyzed scientific research papers, a workshop organized by Journal of Clinical Orthopaedics and Trauma (JCOT) in collaboration of Delhi Orthopaedic Association (DOA) and Elsevier, one of the world’s major providers of scientific, technical, and medical information

India suffers from poor bone health; Osteoporosis & bone fractures widely prevalent

of osteoporosis cases is rising in India due to lack of nutritional diets amongst its population The threshold of osteoporosis has shifted downwards with more youngsters falling prey to the condition New Delhi, 27th August 2015: Neha, 42, slipped from a chair and suffered a fracture of the right hand. Since the fall had not

ILife Discoveries Introduces an Innovative Gene Test in India to Evaluate Cancer Recurrence risk & assist clinicians make an informed treatment decisions

MammaPrint Test helps evaluate the risk of distant recurrence of breast cancer, and aids    oncologists in identifying patients who can safely forego chemotherapy Oncologists across world today are increasingly relying on genomic tests like Blueprint to tailor treatments for different to patients by knowing more about the tumor’s biology New Delhi, May 27, 2015: Adding

Exercise for Strong Bones: Bone Building Exercises Crucial for life-long health

Writes, Dr Rajeev K Sharma, Senior Consultant, Orthopedics & Joint Replacement Surgeon, Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi.   Bones form the skeletal structure of our bodies and play a number of functions to keep its functioning normal. From protecting the internal organs like heart and lungs and ribs, to enabling a base structure for muscles

Why Knee Arthritis is Afflicting India’s Young?

On Bone & Joint Day, Dr Rajeev K Sharma, Senior Consultant, Orthopedics and Joint Replacement Surgeon, Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals blames lifestyle disorders for knee arthritis in young people   National Bone & Joint Day is observed on August 4 to raise awareness about disorders of bones and joints, their prevention and treatment   New Delhi,