Coronavirus Update 2021

Background The Covid-19 virus, officially named SARS-COV-2, has caused millions of deaths around the globe since 2019. While the virus is still under research for a better understanding of its pathogenesis, many vaccines have also been in trial and some approved for inoculation in an effort to control the pandemic that has caused havoc globally. […]

Ostomy Care

What is an ostomy? An ostomy is a surgically created artificial opening that allows the elimination of excretory products such as urine or stool from the body. These are made after a portion of the intestine or lower urinary tract is removed due to its dysfunction or disease. The end of the remaining portion is […]

Catheter Care

  Urinary catheterization is a common intervention that is employed for patients facing complaints such as urinary retention and urinary incontinence. It demands adherence to strict protocols by both the healthcare provider and the patient to ensure the best patient outcomes and to prevent the development of any serious complications. Many individuals require catheterization outside […]

Wound Care at Home

Home care is defined as the service designed to provide assistance at home by healthcare professionals as well as families, also known as informal carers, to patients with chronic and non-healing wounds. Home care associated with the healthcare system has become a growing trend around the world for several reasons. The purpose of home care […]