DR. S.V. SINGH, OMBUDSPERSON - E-mail ID: ombudsperson@santosh.ac.in

Diabetes-Metabolic diseases-NAFLD Screening

  • 2023-05-30

Department of General Medicine, Santosh Medical College and Hospital in collaboration with Delhi Diabetic forum organized and conducted a Diabetes, Metabolic diseases, NAFLD Screening Camp on 30 May 2023 to raise awareness about diabetes, metabolic diseases and its complication includes heart disease, atrial fibrillation, stroke, and thromboembolic diseases, and NAFLD in the Department of general Medicine, Santosh Hospital Ghaziabad. The aim of the camp was to detect these diseases early and provide necessary medical attention to prevent complications. The camp was attended by around 100 people, and several medical professionals were present to conduct the tests.The attendees were given a general health check-up, and their medical history was recorded. Blood samples were taken for spot glucose, lipid level testing and liver
function testing. Blood pressure and body mass index (BMI), waist circumference,were also measured. Liver stiffness measured by FIBROSCAN [transient electrography] devise that is noninvasive device used to measure liver scarring or fibrosis.