Asian EUS Cup: Indian doctors bag medals, end on a high note

The third and final day of Asian EUS Congress 2017 will be etched in everyone's heart, as the session ‘Asian EUS Cup' was a huge hit and was dominated by the Indian doctors. The only female participant, Dr Shannon Melissa Chan, bagged the gold. While Praveer Rai and Malay Sharma got silver and bronze respectively

Asian EUS Cup: Indian doctors bag medals, end on a high noteIn a hall seating with over 200 delegates and audiences members, the claps were unceasing and the case studies presented by the doctors were intriguing. That’s what the final day of Asian EUS Congress 2017 had in store for gastroenterologists. Doctors across Asia and Asia-Pacific presented their unique case studies in the ‘Asian EUS Cup’ […]

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 […]

Anxiety and depression a major issue for cancer survivors

Results from a Malaysian study of 1,362 patients found more than four in five survivors were suffering from anxiety and a similar number had depression a year after diagnosis

Anxiety and depression a major issue for cancer survivorsCancer has a major impact on mental and physical well-being, researchers report at the ESMO Asia 2016 Congress in Singapore. Results from a Malaysian study of 1,362 patients found more than four in five survivors were suffering from anxiety and a similar number had depression a year after diagnosis. Lead author Shridevi Subramaniam, a research […]