Three day Asian EUS Congress 2017 ends with a bang

Asian EUS Congress 2017 conference held from September 7 to 9 at the Renaissance Convention Centre, Powai concluded successfully, with the organising secretary of the congress saying that the next conference will be held in Tokyo, Japan in 2019

Three day Asian EUS Congress 2017 ends with a bangThe final day of the Asian EUS Conference ended on a high note with Dr Vinay Dhir, the organising secretary of the conference and the Director of Clinical Research and Head of the Endosonography , BIDS (Baldota Institute of Digestive Sciences), taking the opportunity to thank all the delegates and audience members present at the […]

Asian EUS Congress 2017: ‘Research alone can help us in addressing the gaps in the society’

Dr Ho Khek Yu believes that research alone can help us in addressing the gaps in society. Leading researches in interventional EUS has led to a new linear EUS procedure. All of this just proves that research is very important. It has been a significant factor during conference

Asian EUS Congress 2017: ‘Research alone can help us in addressing the gaps in the society’On the third and culminate day of the three-day long conference held at Renaissance Conventional Centre in Powai on Friday. Topics addressed various issues about Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS) were the focus of attention at the event. The conference was organised by the Asian Endoscopy Group (AEG). The Chairman of this group is Professor and Doctor Ho Khek […]

EUS has great potential, but there are few experts, says Dr Rai

The EUS technique is gradually finding its roots in India. For the deeper penetration of EUS, there is necessity of the trained experts who can perform the procedure accurately

EUS has great potential, but there are few experts, says Dr RaiOn the third day of the Asian EUS Congress 2017 conference held at Renaissance Mumbai Convention Centre Hotel, in Powai, Dr Praveer Rai, a Lucknow-based doctor; enlightened us about the techniques and potential of the Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS) procedure Dr Praveer Rai who is Additional Professor Gastroenterology SGPGI Lucknow won silver medal in the Asian […]

‘The industry needs to work towards making EUS affordable’

Dr Irving Waxman opines that EUS technique is very beneficial for diagnostic and interventional purposes but it does come with a cost. This cost, is not yet affordable for everyone. In a dialogue with My Medical Mantra Dr Waxman explains how it can be made affordable for all

‘The industry needs to work towards making EUS affordable’At the 2nd Asian EUS Congress conference experts from across the globe have participated in this event, to share their knowledge of Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS) techniques and also to discuss the various research work which is in progress, in the world, at the present moment. Dr Irving Waxman, the Director, in the Centre for Endoscopic […]

Asian EUS Congress 2017: Doctors speak about advancements in EUS specific devices

Pivotal points discussed in Chai pe Charcha session about advances in EUS. The casual session was a free learning session for the young endoscopists, present at event

Asian EUS Congress 2017: Doctors speak about advancements in EUS specific devicesThe Asian EUS Congress 2017 that kick-started from Thursday hosted an interesting and casual session on the day two on Friday, on integration of EUS in clinical practice. The casual session was a free learning session for the young endoscopists. Pivotal points discussed in Chai pe Charcha session about advances in EUS are the following: […]

‘Standardisation of the EUS procedure is need of the hour’

Considering the variations in the healthcare system in each country from Asian EUS Group (AEG), Dr Kenjiro Yasuda who moderated the session emphasised on the standardisation of the EUS procedure

‘Standardisation of the EUS procedure is need of the hour’On the second day of the Asian EUS Congress 2017, a session was conducted to discuss the outcomes of research done by Asian EUS Group (AEG) and how a consensus can be build up to standardise the endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) procedure in various countries. The Asian EUS Group (AEG) is a group of EUS experts […]

India needs to expand the scope of EUS research, says Dr Jong H. Moon

A lot of diagnostic and therapeutical research work is responsible factor for the advancements in the EUS (Endoscopic Ultra Sound) technique. Dr Moon from South Korea explained to My Medical Mantra where India stands in the field of EUS research and what more should be done to expand it

India needs to expand the scope of EUS research, says Dr Jong H. Moon    One of the goals of the 2nd Asian EUS Congress aims is to spread awareness about the research and education in Endoscopic Ultra Sound (EUS). Dr Jong H. Moon Director, Digestive Disease Centre at Soon Chun Hyang University of Medicine, in Seoul, South Korea spoke with My Medical Mantra. He compared the penetration […]

‘We need to pay attention to diagnostic, as well as, therapeutic EUS research’

Endoscopy Ultra Sound (EUS) procedure can be useful in treatment with its minimum invasive characteristics. In a conversation with My Medical Mantra Dr Hiroyuki Isayama emphasised on the research in therapeutic and diagnostic fields of the EUS procedure

‘We need to pay attention to diagnostic, as well as, therapeutic EUS research’Asian EUS Congress 2017 is intends to discuss and share his knowledge regarding the Endoscopy Ultra Sound (EUS) procedure. Dr Hiroyuki Isayama, is a senior associate professor in the department of gastroenterology, Juntendo University School of Medicine in Tokyo, Japan has also participated in the on-going Asian EUS Congress 2017 conference. While explaining the challenges […]

‘We need more experts in EUS,’ says Dr Anthony Yuen-Bun

Since its invention there have been several major advancements in the EUS technique but the use of this procedure remains low in Asian countries. In a dialogue with My Medical Mantra, Dr Anthony Yuen-Bun Teoh, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong explained the reason behind why it is underused and how can it be made affordable

‘We need more experts in EUS,’ says Dr Anthony Yuen-BunThe second EUS Congress is taking place in Mumbai at Renaissance Convention centre, Powai. Dr Anthony Yuen-Bun TEOH who is a faculty of Medicine at the Chinese University of Hong Kong spoke to My Medical Mantra about the importance of (Endoscopic Ultra Sound) EUS procedure. He also explained why this technique needs to be promoted […]