Exclusive guide to multi-disciplinary approach to GI diseases

HappiGastro Mini Webinar series is designed to help busy clinical practitioners be up to date on latest screening, diagnosis, and multi-disciplinary care approach to Hepatopancreatobiliary diseases.

The series is a set of short 5 – 7 min. videos, suited for mobile viewing, and is focused on strengthening a general practitioner’s knowledge on the early detection and management of Gastrointestinal diseases.

This HappiDoc series has been made possible due to the support of Dr Govind Nandakumar and the clinical team at Columbia Asia Hospitals Bangalore.

Colon Cancer : Discussion between Dr. Nilesh & Dr. Roopa

Colon

Video duration : 6:00 minutes

Saturday 25th Nov 2017 at 2:00 PM

In this video, Dr. Nilesh and Dr. Roopa, Consulting Radiologists, Columbia Asia Hospital, Bangalore discuss in detail about Colon cancer. They discuss its diagnosis, risk factors and role of medical oncologist in management of colon cancer.

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Rectal Cancer : An Overview by Dr. Govind Nandakumar

Rectal

Video duration : 6:00 minutes

Sunday 26th Nov 2017 at 2:00 PM

Dr. Govind Nandakumar Head GI Surgery at Columbia Asia Hospital, Bangalore explains the diagnosis and treatment of rectal cancer. He also talks about the importance of multi-disciplinary team of radiologist, oncologist ... ,gastroenterologist, interventional radiologist treatment for the care of a patient with rectal cancer.

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Role of Imaging in Rectal Cancer by Dr. Anita Nagadi

Role of Imaging

Video duration : 6:00 minutes

Saturday 2nd Dec 2017 at 2:00 PM

Colorectal cancer is among the top 5 cancers worldwide. The objective of rectal imaging in rectal cancer is to help doctors distinguish patients who could benefit from preoperative chemo radiation compared to those who benefit from ... surgery alone. Dr. Anita Nagadi talks about rectal imaging technique, MRI sequence, and role of MRI in prognosis & post-surgery.

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Management of Colon and Rectal Cancer by Dr. Baswantrao

Colon and Rectal

Video duration : 5:00 minutes

Sunday 3rd Dec 2017 at 2:00 PM

This video talks about the various management options for hematological malignancies and solid malignancies. Dr. Baswantrao Malipatil, Consultant – Medical Oncology, Columbia Asia Hospital explains how radiation, ... surgery and chemotherapy are important in the case of colorectal cancers and how tumor board meetings decide on the best treatment option for a colorectal patient.

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Stoma in Ostomy Care by Dr. Govind Nandakumar

Stoma

Video duration : 6:00 minutes

Saturday 9th Dec 2017 at 2:00 PM

Dr. Govind Nandakumar Head GI Surgery at Columbia Asia Hospital, Bangalore explains the types of ostomy, the various reasons for an ostomy, and the importance of an ostomy therapist to improve the quality of ... life for a person with stoma.

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Ulcerative Colitis & Crohn's Disease by Dr. Govind Nandakumar

Ulcerative Colitis

Video duration : 10:00 minutes

Sunday 10th Dec 2017 at 2:00 PM

An overview of Crohn’s disease, the indications for surgery, diagnostic procedures, the resection options, strictureplasty, risk factors for recurrence, genetic predispositions are elaborated in this video along with ... the treatment for ulcerative colitis. This short video is presented by Dr. Govind Nandakumar Head GI Surgery at Columbia Asia Hospital, Bangalore.

Rectal Prolapse : An Overview by Dr. Govind Nandakumar

Rectal Prolapse

Video duration : 4:00 minutes

Saturday 16th Dec 2017 at 2:00 PM

The general causes and types of rectal prolapse along with the treatment modality in a patient with rectal prolapse is discussed in this video by Dr. Govind Nandakumar. He explains about laparoscopic procedure called ... rectopexy in young patients and Altmeyer procedure in older patients for treatment of rectal prolapse.

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Chronic Constipation : An Overview by Dr. Govind Nandakumar

Chronic Constipation

Video duration : 5:00 minutes

Sunday 17th Dec 2017 at 2:00 PM

The importance of history and medical examination and the need for a clear distinction between transit issue and defecation issue in chronic constipation is elaborated in this video by Dr. Govind Nandakumar Head GI Surgery ... at Columbia Asia Hospital, Bangalore.

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Stress Incontinence & Obstructive Defecation by Dr. Sandeep Dhar

Stress Incontinence

Video duration : 4:00 minutes

Friday 22nd Dec 2017 at 1:30 PM

Gastroenterological patients generally suffer from stress incontinence and obstructive defecation. Sandeep Dhar, Head of Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation, Columbia Asia Hospital, Bangalore explains about ... biofeedback therapy which improves the muscle tone by either contracting or relaxing the pelvic floor muscles. Biofeedback therapy strengthens the pelvic floor muscles to overcome stress incontinence and obstructive defecation.

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Defecography by Dr. Sunitha Gopalan

Defecography

Video duration : 5:00 minutes

Friday 22nd Dec 2017 at 2:00 PM

One of the less utilized radiological procedures called Defecography; the procedure followed is explained in this video by Dr. Sunita Gopalan, Consultant Radiologist at Columbia Asia Hospital, Bangalore. The purpose and indications ... for defecogrpahy is also elaborated in detail along with the two types of defecogrpahy.

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