2012

Yearly Archives

  • Buttonhole Cannulation

    Recently met up with a senior nephrologist from Chicago US. During our conversation he mentioned something called buttonhole cannulation technique. I was surprised as I had never heard of it. When he mentioned that its a painless way for dialysis when compared to Fistula needles, I came back and did some research. I am pretty […]

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    Phases

    If I may divide the phases of a venture I would call them – Surviving, Expanding and Sustaining. We are in the surviving phase right now. There was a long delay between the last post and this. In between we opened our second dialysis center. We also changed our business model a bit which reduces […]

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    Power of Ideas – Winners

    As previously mentioned, we were finalists at the “Power of Ideas” contest of Economic Times to identify most promising startup ideas in India. The panel of judges voted us as one of the 35 winners of this contest. It feels good to know that lot of investors think our idea is of merit. One of […]

  • Dialyzer Reuse

    Although on dialysis for sometime, still lot of patients are clue less about the best practices about reusing of a dialyzer. This results in two options – Deferring the decision to the doctor or technician Only using dialyzers one time In the case of the first one, many patients just go by the number of […]

  • That feeling of first time

    Apart from a few procedural delays which we will sort out soon, we came out of our first out patient dialysis unscathed . Infact feels nice to hear from patients that this is really nice center and we should do some advertising to get more patients! Direct customer feedback is the best data. Before the […]