Monthly Archives: April 2012

DUEL ENERGY XRAY ABSORPTIONMETRY

DUEL ENERGY X-RAY ABSORPTIONMETRY (DEXA)

Vydehi Institute of Medical Sciences recently established a state-of-the-art Bone Mineral Density Estimating Equipment.

Background: Bone Density (or Bone Mineral Density) refers to the amount of mineral matter per square centimeter of bone. Bone Mineral Density (or BMD) is used in clinical medicine as an indirect indicator of OSTEOPOROSIS and FRACTURE RISK. Continue reading

Mega General Health Camp at Lakkur on 18-03-2012




The Mega General Health Camp conducted at Lakkur (Mallur Tq) in liason with HAL(Composite Manufacturing Division) attracted as many as 1620 patients in all age groups from the neighboring towns & villages.The camp was indeed a huge success as it was a very well coordinated team effort of all VIMS & RC doctors,paramedics & other staffs.