There are many hospitals for children in Dhaka. Not all of them has a good reputation. Recently Dhaka is experiencing massive outrage of Dengue. There are not enough Hospitals for Children in Dhaka. Thousands of patients are admitting every day in various hospitals of Dhaka. Approximately 37000 patients are admitted so far this year with 29 confirmed dead. However unofficial death toll is around 80. Hospitals are full of dengue patients. For the first time, I have seen private hospitals Continue Reading…..
CT scan, MRI, Ultrasonography X-ray are some common investigations done in BSMMU or PG Hospital. These are costly investigations especially CT Scan and MRI. The BSMMU has opened a new block just for these investigations procedure. These investigations are now available in F Block. F block is beside the Administration training building. Many readers were asking me about the costs of these investigations. So here is a post dedicated regarding how to do CT scan, MRI, Ultrasonography X-ray etc. What Continue Reading…..
As the population of this world is on the rise, every attempt is made by medical science to improve the quality of life. People now live longer lives and enjoy a healthier existence. Home healthcare is the most important branch of general healthcare. Patients want to maintain the independent existence and wish to get healthcare services right at the comfort of their homes. It is possible to get the best level of healthcare at home service. You will receive the Continue Reading…..
Hello Dear Readers, I hope you are all well. Today I will discuss the vaccine. An under-developed country like us has made Vaccination programme to eradicate some communicable infectious vaccine-preventable diseases. There are some bacterial and viral diseases which can be prevented by using vaccines. I will discuss thoroughly, If you have any questions please let me know in the comment sections below. What is The Vaccine? Simply, the vaccine gives us immunity against disease. It’s a special kind of Continue Reading…..
Pediatric Medicine deals with the kids and neonate. The neonates are the very vulnerable group of patients. A slight miscalculation can cause the drastic effect. As for example, Amikacin is commonly used in neonate ward. It is a nephrotoxic drug. So excess dose can cause serious damage to the kidney in neonates. Also, the fluid calculation is essential. Excess fluid can cause oedema and insufficient fluid can cause dehydration easily in pediatric and neonate group of patients. As the Intern doctors Continue Reading…..
As a student of Pediatrics, I have seen many rare cases. Diagnosis of these rare cases of pediatrics needs the special procedure and diagnostic centers. The ordinary diagnostic center doesn’t perform all investigations. Like Metabolic diseases of the children diagnosed by the metabolic panel. Inborn Error of Metabolism known as IEM panel investigations done by very few diagnostic center in Dhaka, Bangladesh. They just collect the sample in a very strict manual and send the sample to foreign countries like India for Continue Reading…..
What is Pediatric Palliative care ? “Palliative care for children is the active total care of the child’s body, mind and spirit, and also involves giving support to the family” quoted from WHO website. The goal of pediatric palliative care is to improve the quality of life for both the child and the family. It is provided by a team of Doctors, nurses and other staffs in collaboration with other Doctors who is treating the child. Pediatric Palliative care involves any Continue Reading…..