Common Migraine

October 24, 2020 0 Comments

A migraine is a primary headache disorder characterised by recurrent headaches that are moderate to severe. It is the most common complaint with which patients present to a clinician. Migraine was first comprehensively classified in 1988, which was updated by “The International Headache Society” in 2018 which is widely used by pain physicians now.  The …

What next after anaesthesia degree?

August 27, 2020 4 Comments

Why have I chosen an Anaesthesia specialty? I am a second-year MD anaesthesiology resident. I do not have too many answers as to why I chose this branch of Medicine. I have always looked up to my father like most other kids. My father is a practicing pain physician who did his MD in Anaesthesia, …

Pain Brain Tournament

August 24, 2020 3 Comments

Details of the day-1 Pain brain Tournament Date:19/09/2020* Dear friends this is just to brief you all about how we are going go with the Game on 19 th September 2020 – The journey of PBT 2015- 2019 slide show of pictures – PBT 2020 Welcome by Organising Committee members Dr. Gautam Das Dr. Pratibha …

CHRONIC PAIN AND COVID-19

August 17, 2020 0 Comments

-Dr. Jeshnu Tople The COVID-19 pandemic has significantly disrupted human life on the entire planet and it has affected not only physical health but also affected psychological well-being, social well-being, and interpersonal relations as well as personal, local, and global financials. The health care system, including pain medicine, is facing the most unanticipated changes and …

How Are Chronic Pain Patients in Covid Era?

August 5, 2020 0 Comments

COVID 19 or Corona virus disease is a viral infection caused by SARS-COV2 virus. It is a RNA virus and is transmitted by respiratory passage. The spread of virus was so deadly that COVID 19 disease is pandemic worldwide affecting not only the developing low income source countries but mostly the highly developed countries. The …

Ozone: Is it a better option to treat pain in Covid era?

July 17, 2020 0 Comments

The world is now facing one the biggest crisis known to mankind, the Coronavirus pandemic. This COVID-19 is multiplying at an unprecedented pace, affecting population worldwide. Coronaviruses have abundant cysteine in their spike proteins. It has been studied that the cysteine residues are also present in viral membrane proteins and must be “conserved” for viral …

Covid 19 | New Normal

June 8, 2020 0 Comments

Dr. Jeshnu Prakash Tople: In December 2019, corona virus, later named SARS-CoV-2 emerged in Wuhan province of China and fiercely spread across the globe affecting all the age groups of all the genders. It is now well-established fact that this virus which causes COVID-19 spreads by micro-droplets and fomites leading to rapid and uncontrolled community …

Know Trigeminal Neuralgia

January 6, 2020 0 Comments

by Dr. Archana Nankar Trigeminal Neuralgia (TN), also called tic douloureux (French for unbearable painful twitch or spasm), is a chronic pain condition often described as the most atrocious suffering known to mankind. It typically involves the lower face and jaw, but may also involve the area around the nose and above the eye. The …

Cryoneurolysis,1st time in India

September 27, 2019 0 Comments

Cryoneurolysis, a type of Cryoablation done to relieve intractable pain is a new addition in interventional pain management after advent of newer smaller gauge cryoprobe. It was done at our hospital on 6th Sept 2019. Probably first time in India with improved 22G cryoprobe.  We did USG guided bilateral genitofemoral nerve cryoablation after diagnostic block …

PRP & knee replacement

September 22, 2019 2 Comments

Platelet rich plasma (PRP) is promising treatment for Osteoarthritis of knee & knee pain. Can PRP replace knee replacement surgery? OA knee is a chronic condition of knee wherever knee pain is the predominant symptom. Most significant reason for knee replacement surgery in advanced degenerative arthritis of knee is pain. However, pain might persist even …