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Cancer unit for kids

Park Circus: Calcutta got 12 more paediatric oncology beds on Wednesday with the inauguration of a dedicated cancer unit for children at the Institute of Child Health. Tata Medical Center in the only other hospital in the city that has a dedicated unit with 12 beds for children. The Mrinalini Cancer …

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What is Palliative Care ?

“Palliative care is an approach that improves the quality of life of patients and their families facing the problems associated with life-threatening illness, through the prevention and relief of suffering by means of early identification and impeccable assessment and treatment of pain and other problems, physical, psychosocial and spiritual.“ Palliative …

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Lakshmi Sundaravadanan Hospital

How We Practice Palliative Care Outpatient Clinic – Most of the time patients can be treated as outpatients. The aim is to allow them to take the treatment in the convenience of their own home. We teach the family how to take care of the patient. Medicines are prescribed and written …

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