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12-year-old boy thumb injury

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Jul, 2021

Mumbai doctors reattach boy’s thumb in 6-hr surgery

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The boy was playing badminton with his friends when the shuttlecock landed on a tree on May 28 at Boisar in Maharashtra’s Palghar district. While removing it, his right thumb got stuck in a wire and was severed. A 12-year-old boy has regained 50% of his thumb movement a month after it was severed and doctors at Mumbai’s Wockhardt Hospital performed a six-hour replantation surgery at midnight to reattach it.…

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Jul, 2021

Wockhardt Hospital’s Patient Education Initiative Heart Attack or normal chest pain?

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That dull burning feeling in your chest not going away? Is it a heart attack or a normal chest pain? How to differentiate? Chest pain can be caused due to several reasons other than a heart attack. It could be due to acidity, muscle strain, panic attack, or several such reasons. Under the Patient Education Initiative of Wockhardt Hospitals, Nagpur Dr. Achyut Khandekar, Cardiologist, informs readers about the difference between…

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Jul, 2021

Mega Vaccination Drive: Joint Project undertaken by Wockhardt Hospital and Rotary ELITE

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Wockhardt Hospital Nagpur in association with Rotary Club of Nagpur ELITE successfully conducted a Mega Vaccination Drive on Sunday 4th July 2021 with an aim to inoculate five thousand beneficiaries. This Mega drive was organized focusing on covering a large number of people in a single day to ramp up the scale of vaccination and to increase the population which has received at least the first dose of the jab…

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Post-Covid-Syndrome

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Jun, 2021

Post-COVID complications: What to do, what not to do?

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As the COVID curve is on its downfall, the people are getting relaxed and often letting their guards down. Wockhardt Hospitals, Nagpur appeals to the people to take all the necessary precautions even if the cases are decreasing.  The precautions play a vital role when it comes to the patients who have recovered from COVID-19. Many of the patients are returning to hospitals with psychological symptoms, lung-related complications, and stroke,…

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Doctor Toraskar

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Jun, 2021

In pics: Mumbai doctor recounts harrowing COVID-19 surge

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The recent coronavirus surge in India affected young people on a scale his team of critical care doctors hadn’t previously seen. Dr Toraskar and his team of ICU doctors are still drained from the incredibly challenging last few months Dr Kedar Toraskar hasn't been able to sleep much over the last few months. His mind would constantly turn to the young COVID-19 patients fighting for their lives in the ICU…

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