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An overview of dental cements used in dentistry 0

An overview of dental cements used in dentistry

Dental Cements are the materials that set intraorally and are commonly used to join a tooth and a prosthesis or restoration of the decayed tooth. Dental Cements have been used in dentistry for a very long time now. They are used in restorative, endodontic, orthodontic, periodontic as well as surgical procedures. The last two decades have seen a host of changes in dental cement composition and the introduction of newer, advanced biocompatible materials. A...

A brief guide on must have dental instruments and materials 0

A brief guide on must have dental instruments and materials

Opening and setting up a Dental Clinic can be quite the Herculean task when it comes to procuring equipment, consumables, and even setting up its basic infrastructure. With a lack of options to conveniently choose from, procuring supplies and setting up a dental clinic becomes even more difficult. To help change this, Medikabazaar stepped into providing an entire gamut of dental solutions under one roof. Be it individual practitioners wanting to set up or...

Laboratory incubators: What is their purpose and what are they used for? 0

Laboratory incubators: What is their purpose and what are they used for?

A laboratory incubator is a crucial equipment in any laboratory. They provide a controlled, contaminant-free environment for safe, reliable work with cell and tissue cultures by regulating conditions such as temperature, humidity, and CO2.   What is a laboratory incubator? It is a heated, insulated box used to grow and sustain microbiological or cell cultures. The laboratory incubator does this by maintaining optimal temperature, humidity, and gaseous content of the atmosphere inside. The incubators...

Oxygen Cylinders Everything you need to know 0

Oxygen Cylinders: Everything you need to know

Oxygen cylinders and oxygen concentrators offer oxygen therapy to patients who are unable to inhale enough oxygen into their bodies on their own. Cylinders and concentrators specifically, are especially designed to supply oxygen to patients at hospitals, home, on the go, or when they are being transferred between medical sites. The human body cannot sustain without the oxygen that we breathe in through the air. Owing to lung diseases, one may not be able...

What are the Benefits and Uses of Infrared Thermometers and How Do They Work 0

What are the Benefits and Uses of Infrared Thermometers and How Do They Work?

In every medical setup, the most effective instrument for measuring temperatures of bodies, without physically touching them is through the use of an infrared thermometer. These type of thermometers do not touch the body, but still deliver accurate readings. In the aftermath of the pandemic, infrared thermometers have found usage in not just hospitals and homes, but also in hotels, malls, offices, restaurants and many more commercial establishments. Let’s see why they can prove...

Patient Monitors What are their components, uses and how are they providing quality patient care 0

Patient Monitors: What are their components, uses and how are they providing quality patient care?

Consistent developments and innovations in sensor and interconnect technology have revolutionized methods to monitor patient wellbeing in medical establishments. As the methods become easier for healthcare providers, the devices are now much more complex to their predecessors. Let’s analyse what are the different components of a patient monitor, their uses and how they are providing quality health care.   What is a patient monitoring system? Patient monitoring systems are any set of systems and/or...

How has CT technology evolved and what is its effect on quality of patient care 0

How has CT technology evolved and what is its effect on quality of patient care?

When a patient is hurt, sick or severely injured, a doctor can ask for an array of tests to be conducted in order to understand what is causing the problem. These tests include blood tests, X-rays, MRIs, CT scans, and so on. There are several kinds of diagnostic imaging exams performed by doctors but one of the most common and highly performed ones are the CT scan.   What is a CT Scan? Computed...

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Battling Cardio Vascular Diseases in a post-Covid era world with Technology

With the emergence of COVID-19 as an all-consuming pandemic, cardiovascular disease (CVD) still remains the world’s number one killer, resulting in 18.6 million deaths a year. CVD can be attributed to many causes: from smoking, diabetes, high blood pressure and obesity, to air pollution, and less common conditions such as cardiac amyloidosis.   During the early days of the pandemic, epidemiologists observed that compared to general population, people with cardiovascular disease (CVD) were more...

Stethoscope Types, Personalization and how to choose the best one 0

Stethoscope: Types, Personalization and how to choose the best one

Whenever we picture a medical professional, these objects will often spring to mind—a white coat, and a stethoscope around their neck. The stethoscope is one of the most essential pieces of equipment for any medical professional. Stethoscopes are used for cardiac and respiratory sounds auscultation, however it may also be used to detect bowel sounds or blood flow in arteries and veins. Its versatility has turned into one of the essential tools for physicians...

X-ray Machines – What are the different types, their cost and how to select the right one? 0

X-ray Machines – What are the different types, their cost and how to select the right one?

X-rays are a naturally occurring form of electromagnetic radiation and they are produced when charged particles of sufficient energy hit a material. Be it a medical practice, hospital or a clinic: Modern X-Ray devices are crucial for outpatient and inpatient services for efficient imaging diagnostics. An X-ray is a medical imaging technique that uses very small amounts of electromagnetic radiation to construct images of parts inside the body that can be viewed on film...