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Updates on Heart Transplant

Updates on Heart Transplant

The 2nd version of “Updates on Heart Transplant” be held on the 5th of October, 2018 at Dusit Thani Hotel, Abu Dhabi, UAE Our conference on Heart Transplant will present a comprehensive state-of-the-art program discussing various aspects of heart transplant in UAE and GCC region. The event will be held in collaboration with India’s leading hospitals in the field of heart transplant – Gleneagles Global Hospitals, Chennai and Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad to promote the best …

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Cutting-edge approach on treatment of Gastric Diseases

Cutting-edge approach on treatment of Gastric Diseases

Gastric Diseases Symposium in collaboration with Emirates Hospital; will be held on September 21, 2018 at Dusit Thani Hotel, Dubai, UAE. The disease conditions associated with gastro intestinal system remains a major global health problem. Even though the advancement in the healthcare technological approach shows a decrease in incidence over past decades; the survival has shown only minor improvement. There is a need for attention in educating and implementing the cutting-edge technology in the field. …

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Learn about the best clinical pharmacy practices

Learn about the best clinical pharmacy practices

International Clinical Pharmacy Conference will be held on September 28, 2018 at University of Sharjah, Sharjah, UAE Conference Theme: Clinical Pharmacy Initiatives: Delivering Better Patient Outcomes   It is essential to efficiently develop the overall work efficiency of the pharmacy department by systematizing and standardizing the level of practice and administration. Our conference on clinical pharmacy is thus relevant to educate the professionals regarding the same. The International Clinical Pharmacy Conference 2018 (ICPC) is supported …

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Advanced Alternative Medicine Practice in Primary Healthcare

Advanced Alternative Medicine Practice in Primary Healthcare

There is an increase in the public awareness about complementary and alternative medicine (T/CAM). According to the reports, about half the population of many industrialized countries now use herbal medicine. More than 80% of the world population uses medicines made from herbal & natural products (World Health Organization Statistics). Studies also state that 80% of the population relies on traditional medicine in many developing countries (3).  Most research concentrate on experimental medicine and regulatory issues. …

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Types of 3D Printers I

Types of 3D Printers I

During the last few years the 3D printing market has grown at an alarming pace. In 2014, the 3D printing industry was roughly $ 700 million increasing to 8.8 billion U.S dollar industry (1, 2). It is predicted that it will be worth 32.78 billion dollar by 2023, at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) 25.76% between 2017 and 2023(3). This exponential growth is attributed to factors such as the ease of production of customized …

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3D Printing in Medical Applications

3D Printing in  Medical Applications

Three-dimensional (3D) printing is a rapid prototyping technology that has gained increasing recognition in many different fields. This technology has been around since the early 1980’s invented by Charles Hull who called it “stereolithogaphy” (1). 3D printing is an additive manufacturing process which fuses or deposits materials—such as plastic, metal, ceramics, powders, liquids, or even living cells—in layers to pro-duce a 3D object. This process is also referred to as rapid prototyping (RP), or solid …

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Does Robot Spine Surgery Correct Congenital Scoliosis?

Does Robot Spine Surgery Correct Congenital Scoliosis?

Scoliosis, simply defined as a lateral curvature of the spine, has been recognized clinically for centuries. Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis is a lifetime, probably systemic condition of unknown cause, resulting in a spinal curve or curves of ten degrees or more in about 2.5% of most populations (1). The initiative from Abu Dhabi – Health Authority (HAAD) in this regard is commendable as the screening, diagnosis, and treatment of Scoliosis in school children could bring about …

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The World of Cone Beam Computed Tomography- Dentistry

The World of Cone Beam Computed Tomography- Dentistry

Cone Beam Computed Tomography (CBCT) utilizes an extra-oral imaging scanner, specifically designed for head and neck imaging, which was developed in the late 1990’s to produce three-dimensional scans of the maxillo-facial skeleton. It involves a unit that can be comparable in size with a conventional panoramic radiographic machine. Dental cone beam computed tomography (CT) is a special type of x-ray equipment used when regular dental or facial x-rays are not sufficient. Your doctor may use …

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Mental Health – We Cannot Ignore It Anymore

Mental Health – We Cannot Ignore It Anymore

The mental health practice in Arab countries has become complex and important considering the existing scenario in the nation.The issues related to mental health is of high importance for all the age groups in the United Arab Emirates (WHO – Health Statistics). Lack of awareness The first issue to be taken into the consideration is the lack of awareness regarding mental health problems. There exist negative attitudes toward formal mental health services and also under-utilization …

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Vitamin D Deficiency is a Growing Concern in Europe

Vitamin D Deficiency is a Growing Concern in Europe

Above 40% Meets the Criteria of Pandemic A recent study on vitamin D status in Europe, which appeared the first to report the prevalence estimates of vitamin D deficiency based on standardized serum 25(OH)D data, suggests that vitamin D deficiency, defined as 25(OH)D is widespread across Europe. With the yearly prevalence of 40.4% among residents living in Europe and above prevalence rate meets the criteria of a pandemic. The study was presented during the 6th …

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