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  • Knee Pain Exercises

    Exercises in Osteoarthritis of Knee & other Knee Pains Are knee pain exercises helpful? It depends on the types of pain. If the pain is of acute onset; it is not helpful and pain may increase after exercises. When the exercises should not be done in knee pain? Knee exercises should be avoided in the…

  • HEADACHE IN COVID TREATMENT AT KOLKATA

    Headache in Covid

    Headaches in Covid   Introduction Headache refers to the pain above the foramen magnum of the skull and frequently neck pain is associated. Globally, the prevalence of headache in the general population is 47%, and the lifetime prevalence is more than 66% & up to 80% in some studies. It is told that it is…

  • long covid

    Long Covid

     Long Covid or Post Covid Symptoms: What is it? Introduction: “Long Covid” is a new term getting popular to explain the illness in people that have either recovered from covid-19 but are still report long-lasting unusual effects of the infection or have had the standard symptoms that last much longer than would be expected. Many…

  • Muscle Pain Treatment

    Muscle Pain | Myofascial Pain

    Muscle Pain or Myofascial Pain Syndrome An article by Dr. Hamsa Jayasheel Introduction: Muscle pain or myofascial pains are often defined as “pain related to inflammation or irritation of muscle or of the fascia surrounding the muscle”. Myofascial pain syndrome (MPS) is a very common clinical condition there is muscle pain with sensory, motor and autonomic…

  • Cervicogenic headache

    Cervicogenic headache

    Definition Cervicogenic headache (CGH) is a chronic unilateral dull headache with ipsilateral shoulder and arm pain with restricted range of movements of the neck (1) classified under secondary headache by International Headache Society(IHS). Essentially it is referred pain from certain pathologies of the cervical region.(2) Epidemiology             It is a rare entity occurring in men…

  • DANGEROUS HEADACHE

    Dangerous Headaches

    Headaches which are dangerous Not all headaches are dangerous. We must know which headaches are dangerous and which are not. These dangerous signals, signs, and symptoms are called red flags of headaches disorders. Let us see who are these! RED FLAGS OF HEADACHE In our day-to-day practice, we encounter a lot of patients complaining of…

  • THIRD OCCIPITAL NEURALGIA

    THIRD OCCIPITAL NEURALGIA

    Article by: Chaithannya N S Introduction: The concept of third occipital nerve headache was introduced by Bogduk, et al. On the basis of anatomical and circumstantial clinical evidence, they argued that in some patients with chronic headaches, the pain stemmed from the C2-3 zygapophysial joint, which is innervated by the third occipital nerve. The pain…

  • WBSSPCON Scientific Program

    ..   16th JANUARY (SATURDAY) Time Hall A (USG) HALL B Hall C 2:00PM – 2:10 pm Inauguration Session 1 2:10 pm – 3:00 pm       (BASICS): 15 minutes each + 5 minutes for discussion   Session Moderator: Dr Kanchan Sharma ·       USG Knobology (Transducers & Image Controls) Dr Vivek Chakole [15 minutes]…

  • 3 months online fellowship in pain management

    Aesculap Academy Daradia Fellowship in Pain Management (Basic) Fully online fellowship with Ultrasound & C-arm guided procedures. Registration is open for the next batch from 18th June Participants Goals: To gain knowledge of the common disease entities & commonly performed pain interventions both USG and C-arm guide  Highlights of the course: Introduction to Basic physiology…

  • Cluster Headache

    OVERVIEW @  Introduction @  Prevalence @  Pathophysiology @  Diagnosis @  Types @  Differential Diagnosis @  Investigations @  Management @  Emerging Therapy @  Key points @  References   INTRODUCTION Cluster headache (CH) is a primary headache disorder belongs to the trigeminal autonomic cephalalgias (TACs). It has distinct features of unilateral intense pain of a short duration,…