i Think I like the month of April this year. I’ve had many days off (long weekends).

indian general election is happening today. which means a day off for me (because i can’t vote here)

happy voting.


238, TTK Road, Opposite Liberty Scans & InSeoul, Alwarpet, Chennai

238, TTK Road, Opposite Liberty Scans & InSeoul, Alwarpet, Chennai

Anonymous asked
Volleyball indoors or outdoors?

OUTDOORS. in the blazing sun.

VOLLEYBALL

So for the passed three days, I’ve been playing volleyball.
My forearms hurts. It’s been so long since I’ve played.

But it’s nice to play a sport :)

My ortho posting ended today.

I am somewhat sad.

The funny thing is (well its not really funny), I was the first one to see a patient and take their history in our one month span of posting and also I ended it by doing the same.

Next up is ENT. Something that I will really need to focus on this year.

doctorswithoutborders:

Photo 2013 © Sven Torfinn
Right now, many major drug companies’ business practices keep their own profits high while keeping medicines out of the hands of millions of people who need them. Until we change the way medicines are developed and marketed, too many people will go without needed treatment because quality medicines are not available to them.SHARE THIS IMAGE to show you stand with Doctors Without Borders in calling for access to quality, affordable medical treatment for ALL.

doctorswithoutborders:

Photo 2013 © Sven Torfinn

Right now, many major drug companies’ business practices keep their own profits high while keeping medicines out of the hands of millions of people who need them. Until we change the way medicines are developed and marketed, too many people will go without needed treatment because quality medicines are not available to them.

SHARE THIS IMAGE to show you stand with Doctors Without Borders in calling for access to quality, affordable medical treatment for ALL.

24 People Who Applied for the World's Toughest Job Were In for Quite a Surprise

This video is quite the watch .. although it doesn’t really apply to me.

Three day weekend for Tamil New Year !!!

a dozen X-rays

Yesterday, a professor came in with a bag of X-rays. He went through a dozen of them with us. Half of us got to try to diagnose the X-ray. It was quite fun.

Assess for a knee effusion by using a patellar tap; while pushing vertically down on the suprapatellar pouch two or three fingers of the other hand attempt to bounce the patella.

A good number of my batch mates: Have joined PG coaching centers like
Kaplan, Speed, etc.
Me and a few of my friends: relaxing

I finally bought a new laptop charger, 

A 23 year old female was referred for evaluation of anemia. She has been suffering from irregular menstrual bleeding with heavy perios. Her haemoglobin was 10.6 g/dl with a a hypochromic and microcytic peripheral blood picture. She was prescribed iron tablets and given dietary advice about iron-rich food. Which one of the following statements about iron metabolism is not true?

  1. Iron is mainly absorbed in the duodenum and upper jejunum
  2. Only 10% of the normal dietary iron is absorbed each day
  3. Iron is initially stored as transferrin
  4. Increased iron absorption is stimulated by hypoxia