Daily Archives: 20/06/2020

MRgFUS

MR-guided focused ultrasound (MRgFUS) is a novel surgical technique that can be used for incision-free ablative neurosurgery. Two Phase I clinical trials conducted at Sunnybrook Research Institute have demonstrated that MRgFUS appears to be safe and effective for patients with treatment-resistant obsessive compulsive disorders (OCD) and major depressive disorder (MDD). Of 12 study participants who […]

COVIDOLOGY

Dr Shashank Joshi, head of the covid response team in Mumbai, has coined the word covidology for the learning gems from corona experience. He is the man responsible for increasing the doubling time in mumbai to 28 days ( national average is 15 days) thus flattening the curve in Mumbai. In his discussion with Dr […]