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41 year old gentleman gets
24
Nov

41 year old Mr. Riyas was admitted to VPS lakeshore hospital with severe breathing difficulty, cough and low oxygen levels in blood. The duration of illness was only 3days, prior to which he was in perfect health. At admission, his oxygen level in blood was <50%, was in extreme respiratory distress and xray of chest showed severe pneumonia involving more than 90% of his lungs. He was evaluated by the pulmonologist, diagnosed to have severe viral pneumonia which was later confirmed to be H1N1 alongwith ARDS which is a very serious complication of pneumonia. He also had hypotension and renal failure. Critical care and nephrology team were immediately involved, was ventilated immediately on arrival, resuscitative measures including dialysis were initiated. Morbid obesity (BMI of 40) and very poor lung compliance made ventilation an extremely difficult task. Ventilating in prone position by turning his face down which is an option in such difficult cases also was tried. It was really a

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Departments of Pediatrics and Obstetrics at VPS lakeshore conducted a joint session at the TCS campus on World Prematurity Day
23
Nov

The World Prematurity day is observed on November17 each year to raise awareness of preterm birth and the concerns of preterm babies and their families worldwide. Departments of Pediatrics and Obstetrics at VPS lakeshore conducted a joint session at the TCS campus on this occasion. The session was attended by more than 150 members of the TCS team.

 

Dr Deepu Abraham, Sr Consultant Paediatrics & Neonatology did the session on 'What does it mean to have a preterm baby?' and Dr Smitha Joy, Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist  on 'What can you do to reduce the risk of preterm labour?'. This was followed by a one to one session with the Paediatrician and Obstetrician.

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Diabetes Walk and Awareness
14
Nov

Diabetes Walk and Awareness session on Diabetes Control conducted by Ernakulam District Panchayath in association with VPS Lakeshore Hospital on World Diabetes Day-2017


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The Clinical Nutrition Department of Vps Lakeshore conducting Fat Percentage Analysis and Body Mass Index (BMI) on World Diabetes Day
14
Nov

The Clinical Nutrition Department of Vps Lakeshore conducting Fat Percentage Analysis and Body Mass Index (BMI) on World Diabetes Day 2017


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Medical Tourism
11
Nov

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VPS Lakeshore to organize diabetes medical camp from Nov 14 to Dec 13, 2017
10
Nov

Kochi: In connection with the World Diabetes Day, VPS Lakeshore will organise a month-long diabetes medical camp at the hospital from November 14 to December 13, 2017 on week days. Registration and services of Diabetologist and Ophthalmologist will be free at the medical camp. The patients who register will also be offered selected diabetic check up packages at over 50% discount.

For registration contact: 0484-2772000, 9961640000



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VPS Lakeshore,Kochi in association with National Health Mission and Department of Health Services conducted a Multispeciality Medical Camp at Kavaratti,Lakshadweep on the 5th & 6th of November
07
Nov

 VPS Lakeshore,Kochi in association with National Health Mission and Department of Health Services conducted a Multispeciality Medical Camp at Kavaratti,Lakshadweep on the 5th & 6th of November




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3D printing technology performed at VPS Lakeshore
23
Oct

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World Breast Cancer Awareness Month
20
Oct

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Reconstruction for oral cancer sing inner part of cheek
13
Oct

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VPS Lakeshore to organize medical camp in connection with World Arthritis and World Spine days from Oct 10 - 17
07
Oct

In connection with World Arthritis and World Spine days, the departments of Joint Replacement, Orthopedics, Rheumatology, Spine Surgery, Physiotherapy and Nutrition at VPS Lakeshore Hospital, Kochi will organise a medical camp from October 10 to 17, 2017.

Patients will be offered free registration and consultation in the camp. They will also be offered 50 per cent discount on investigations including MRI, X-Ray, BMD, Bone profile (Calcium, Phosphorous, Alkaline Phosphatase), ECHO, ECG, Vitamin D, Blood RE, Urine RE, Liver Function Test, Renal Function Tests, RA Factor, ANA, Anti CCP, HLA B 27, Uric Acid, TSH, Free T4, RBS, HBA1C,  S.Sodium, S.Potassium, S. CK, RBS, PT, INR, CRP, Urine C/s, Anti HCV, HBS AG, HIV if any of these are prescribed by the consulting doctor.

For appointments contact : 0484- 2772000, 9961640000

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SAMARITAN
22
Sep

As a part of the initiative to offer advanced trauma and emergency first aid provider training for school students, VPS Lakeshore in co-ordination with Rotary Club of Cochin West and Kochi City Police conducted a training programme on 23rd September,2017 at VPS Lakeshore Auditorium. The session was initiated by the Trauma Team of VPS Lakeshore headed by Dr. Lazar Chandy – Sr.Consultant, Orthopedics & Traumatology – VPS Lakeshore. Dr.Mohan A Mathew, Chief of staff – VPS Lakeshore, inaugurated the session.

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