Category: Medical Devices

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A Complete Guide to Ultrasound Machines and how do they Function

Ultrasound machines are machines that belong to the category of imagery equipment and are used frequently in the field of healthcare for humans and animals. The equipment utilizes the power of ultrasound waves. These waves travel through the body and are converted into ultrasound image that is capable of showing the condition and boundaries of fluids, organs and soft tissues. These ultrasound waves help the medical professional to diagnose the conditions of various organs...

Benefits of setting up a dialysis center with Medikabazaar 0

Benefits of setting up a dialysis center with Medikabazaar

The Dialysis market in India is expected to grow at a rate of 9% CAGR till 2025. It is expected to touch a revenue of 79 million USD. (Ref. fortunebusinessinsights.com) This is due to the fact that India has a sizable base of patients in need of Dialysis. The Indian dialysis market is growing at a rate of 31% as compared to a 9% growth in the global market. An opportunity that is presenting...

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...

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...

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What is a pulse oximeter and how can it be used effectively?

If a person is going through a shortness of breath or a known lung or heart condition, their doctor may recommend use of a pulse oximeter. The pulse oximeter is a painless and non-invasive electronic device that measures the saturation of oxygen carried in red blood cells or the oxygen levels in the blood. Pulse oximeters are small clip-like devices that can be attached to your fingers, forehead, nose, foot, ears or toes. It’s...

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Recommended Stethoscopes for Medical and Dental Students

If you are a medical student one thing you need to survive and thrive in a medical school is a stethoscope. It will probably be required from your first or second year and that is why choosing the right one at an early stage is extremely vital. Though buying a stethoscope is a momentous occasion, it is also a tedious task to select the right one during medical school as the various options and specifications available often...

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Vizipen: The cautery pencil you need for an effective electrosurgery/cautery

Electrosurgery entails the use of radiofrequency electrical current to coagulate, cut, desiccate, and/or fulgurate body tissues. This is done to cut a certain parts of the body without a heavy loss of blood during the surgical procedure. At times, electrosurgeries comprise of the usage of probes, which are heated in order to cauterize tissues. However, this procedure is a bit different to what is known as electrocautery. In electrocautery, the probe is heated in...

Breast cancer in India Current landscape and a new-age early detection device to counter it! 0

Breast cancer in India: Current landscape and a new-age early detection device to counter it!

Breast cancer occurs when the cells in the breast become uncontrollable and spreads out. Cancer can develop in various parts of the breast. The type of breast cancer depends on which type of cells turn malignant. Breast cancer can spread across to the other parts of the body and when this happens, is believed that cancer has metastasized. Breast cancer is the most prevailing form of cancer among women in India, as stated by...

Are you diabetic? Then these effective devices are for you 0

Are you diabetic? Then these effective devices are for you

Diabetes is a continual disease which ensues when the pancreas fails to produce the appropriate amount of insulin, or if the body cannot use the insulin adequately. This results in a high concentration of glucose in the blood which is known as hyperglycemia. According to a World Health Organization report, there are two types of diabetes. Type one diabetes which can be identified by reduced insulin production. Type two diabetes takes place when the...

Doctors are falling in love with these easy to use medical devices 0

Doctors are falling in love with these easy to use medical devices

Doctors are responsible for delivering efficient patient care. They can perform effectively via specific medical equipment and devices. All doctors encounter medical cases which involve complex diagnostic/treatment procedures and the use of complicated machines. Such complexities, although deemed necessary for the welfare of the patient, can be tedious and exhausting for both doctors and patients. Wouldn’t it be great if the process was made more comfortable and less tiresome that too without compromising on...