Ganga Medical Centre & Hospitals Pvt Ltd

Coimbatore, India.

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Academic Activities

Apart from clinical services, the unit also has strong academic interests. The unit is a recognised Post Graduate Training Centre affiliated to National Board of Examinations, New Delhi with 4 Trainees per year trained for DNB(Anaesthesiology). The unit is also an advanced Regional Anaesthesia Training Centre in collaboration with Aesculap Academy Regional Anaesthesia Guidance Centre, Germany. The programme was started in 2007 and so far 220 anesthesiologists from various parts of India and 12 Overseas Trainees from Nigeria, Srilanka and Pakistan have benefitted from this programme. This is the only centre in the country which teaches peripheral nerve blocks under this programme. The centre offers Fellowship training in Regional Anaesthesia accredited by the Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai. In an international collaboration, the unit provides postgraduate Training for students of University of Oman.

Along with Pfizer International the department has completed a Phase IV clinical research trial - 'Prospective randomized phase IV open label - Comparative study of tranexamic acid vs untreated controls for the reduction of blood loss in patients undergoing surgery for long bone fracture'.