‘Many eye care professionals not aware about CBS, so the condition not frequently detected’

Dr PremNandhini Satgunam, Associate Research Optometrist, L V Prasad Eye Institute (LVPEI), Hyderabad, along with her colleagues, has done a study on Charles Bonnet syndrome (CBS), a condition in which individuals with visual impairment (VI) and with no cognitive deficits experience visual hallucinations, typically with no other sensory hallucinations. In this interview, Dr Satgunam shares

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Ayushman Bharat: While PM Modi’s intentions are noble, is India ready to manage such a huge project?

On Sunday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi formally launched Ayushman Bharat, which is part of Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PM-JAY) . The scheme, popularly called Modicare, was first announced by union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley while he presented the union budget for the 2018-19 financial year. According to the scheme, PM-JAY ‘will provide financial protection

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