‘Disinfection in GI endoscopy is a necessity’

The three day Mumbai Live Endoscopy conference was graced by many experts from across the world. One of those, Dr KL Goh from the University of Malaya, elaborated on the disinfection in GI Endoscopy. He also listed the principles and staff protection measures pertaining the same

‘Disinfection in GI endoscopy is a necessity’Disinfection in Gastrointestinal (GI) endoscopy is a fairly modern and interesting procedure in India. Dr KL Goh, professor and expert, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, conducted a lecture regarding the same. Dr Goh, briefed about the endoscope general principles applying to all levels of resources. Speaking about the pre-cleaning of endoscope he said, ” […]

GERD-X promises quality life for patients

Dr D Nageshwar Reddy, President, World Endoscopy Organization, who has been performing the GERD-X procedure since a year, discussed about its operation and management. As per Dr Reddy, GERD-X will be compared with Anti-Reflux Mucosectomy (ARMS) to showcase its efficacy

GERD-X promises quality life for patientsGastro-esophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a common gastrointestinal disorder with a significant proportion of patients becoming dependent on proton pump inhibitor (PPI) therapy. At the 21st Mumbai Live Endoscopy 2018, Dr D Nageshwar Reddy, President, World Endoscopy Organization, briefed about the GERD-X. He said, the patient with reflux esophagitis are treated with medications. These medications […]

‘GI Endoscopy has a bright future’

At the 21st Mumbai Live Endoscopy 2018 with the theme 'The future of GI Endoscopy', Dr D Nageshwar Reddy, President, World Endoscopy Organization, said, "A lot of new devices are being introduced. So, the Gastrointestinal (GI) Endoscopy has a bright future." He also spoke about how things have evolved in the GI management

‘GI Endoscopy has a bright future’Dr D Nageshwar Reddy, President, World Endoscopy Organization, discussed about the future of GI Endoscopy. Dr Reddy Said, “The future is going to be metabolic endoscopy, where we can treat metabolic diseases like diabetes, obesity, Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH) and so on. So, this can now be treated by endoscopy and it will be a major […]

‘Endoscopy is now replacing surgery,’ says Dr Amit Maydeo

Many diseases, for which surgery was required in the past, can now be treated by flexible endoscopy. Earlier endoscopy was just restricted to diagnosis

‘Endoscopy is now replacing surgery,’ says Dr Amit MaydeoAs the Mumbai Live Endoscopy 2018 gets a humongous response, Dr Amit Maydeo, the director of the Baldota Institute of Digestive Sciences, Global Hospital and the course chairman of Mumbai Live Endoscopy 2018 said GI endoscopy started as a diagnostic modality. However, in last few years, technology has metamorphosed and revolutionised. “Earlier, GI endoscopy was […]

Keep reflux at ‘ARMS’ length

Do you have acid reflux? Are you dependant on drugs to treat this common health condition? Well, you need not to be dependent on drugs anymore to relieve acid reflux! In a breakthrough development in the field of medical science, surgeons from Baldota Institute of Digestive Sciences, Global Hospital Mumbai (BIDS) have come up with an effective treatment of gastro-esophageal reflux disease (GERD), most commonly known as acid reflux

Keep reflux at ‘ARMS’ lengthAt the 21st Mumbai Live Endoscopy 2018 conference on innovative and new Endoscopy, many unique techniques were unfurled and discussed in a three day conference in Mumbai. Interestingly, one of the topics discussed was about acid reflux and a new surgical breakthrough intervention developed to solve the same. Acid reflux occurs when there is excess […]

21st Mumbai Live Endoscopy conference kick starts in Mumbai

The Mumbai Live conference on Endoscopy kicked off at 9 am on Friday with more than 150 national and 20 international endoscopic experts

21st Mumbai Live Endoscopy conference kick starts in MumbaiThe 21st Mumbai Live Endoscopy 2018 started off with a session on ANBIG procedure, a workshop about diagnosis and classification of early cancer using Endoscopy. It had multiple guest speakers like Dr Philip Chiu, Dr Yasushi Sano, Dr Rupa Banerjee and Dr Prasad Iyer. The hall was full of doctors beaming with curiosity as a […]