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medical tourism

  1. 1. Welcome
  2. 2. ROLE OF PANCHAKARMA IN MEDICAL TOURISM Dr.SANDEEP.D.NAIR PG SCHOLAR, DEPT.OF KAYACHIKITSA & PANCHAKARMA GOVT. AYURVEDA COLLEGE , THIRUVANANTHAPURAM ,KERALA .
  3. 3. G limpses <ul><li>Medical Tourism </li></ul><ul><li>Depression </li></ul><ul><li>Panchakarma </li></ul><ul><li>Strategy </li></ul>
  4. 4. Medical Tourism
  5. 5. It means…. <ul><li>Cost effective medical care. </li></ul><ul><li>In collaboration with tourism industry. </li></ul><ul><li>Aiming foreign patients in need of surgical and other forms of specialized treatment. </li></ul>
  6. 6. India : A favorable destination <ul><li>Infrastructure and technology </li></ul><ul><li>Medication combines with tourism </li></ul><ul><li>Treatment efficacy </li></ul><ul><li>Cost efficiency </li></ul>
  7. 7. Facts and Figures 100 $ 1,000$ Root canal treatment 1,250 $ 2,000 $ Cataract surgery 6,000 $ 20,000 $ Orthopedic surgery 8,000 $ 30,000 $ Heart surgery 69,000$ 3,00,000 $ Liver transplant 69,000 $ 2,50,000 $ Bonemarrow transplant India US Surgeries
  8. 8. Future prospects C-II Mckinsey study The Govt is planning for overseas marketing as a Global medical tourism destination. Statistics 2006 2012 Rs 1,450 crores Rs 10,000 crores
  9. 9. P osition of A yurveda
  10. 10. Our tragedy <ul><li>Focused only on “sukha chikitsa” </li></ul><ul><li>Treatments are offered as packages, hence lacks clarity. </li></ul><ul><li>Propagation of systematic treatment modalities are absent. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Steps to be taken <ul><li>Propagate the treatment efficacy, rather than package business . </li></ul><ul><li>Documentation of successful treatment experiences. </li></ul><ul><li>Attracting the attention of Govt. by valuable presentations . </li></ul>
  12. 12. Depression
  13. 13. Why depression? <ul><li>Leading cause of disability in several countries </li></ul><ul><li>Greater impact on community than any other chronic physical disease </li></ul><ul><li>16% of population affected once in a life </li></ul>
  14. 14. Prevalence round the globe <ul><li>Australia – 1 out of 6 men </li></ul><ul><li>1 out of 4 women </li></ul><ul><li>Greece – 4.3% in men </li></ul><ul><li>10.2% in women </li></ul><ul><li>Norway – 0.7% in men </li></ul><ul><li>4.3% in women </li></ul>
  15. 15. Continued…. <ul><li>Netherlands -1.9% in men </li></ul><ul><li>3.4% in women </li></ul><ul><li>Spain - 4.3% in men </li></ul><ul><li>5.5% in women </li></ul><ul><li>UK - 1.7% in men </li></ul><ul><li>2.7% in women </li></ul>
  16. 16. Signs and Symptoms <ul><li>Sad appearance </li></ul><ul><li>Psychomotor retardation </li></ul><ul><li>Unhappiness </li></ul><ul><li>Diurnal variations </li></ul><ul><li>Weight loss </li></ul><ul><li>Reduced appetite </li></ul><ul><li>Suicidal ideas </li></ul><ul><li>Self blame </li></ul>Appearance Low mood Biological symptoms Depressive thinking
  17. 17. Kaphaja unmada <ul><li>Manda vak </li></ul><ul><li>Manda cheshta </li></ul><ul><li>Agni sada </li></ul><ul><li>Arochaka </li></ul><ul><li>Shaucha dvesha </li></ul><ul><li>Chardi </li></ul><ul><li>Bhukte vriddhi </li></ul>Manda Guru Pichila
  18. 18. P anchakarma
  19. 19. Study conducted <ul><li>By: DR Majusha Desai </li></ul><ul><li>Guidance: DR P.Shankaran Kutty </li></ul><ul><li>DR G.Jayprakash </li></ul><ul><li>DR M.R.V.Nampoothiri </li></ul><ul><li>GOVT: AYURVEDA COLLEGE </li></ul><ul><li>TRIVANDRUM </li></ul>
  20. 20. Treatment principle <ul><li>Poorvakarma: </li></ul><ul><li>Snehapanam </li></ul><ul><li>Svedanam </li></ul><ul><li>Pradhanakarma: </li></ul><ul><li>Vamana </li></ul><ul><li>Virechana </li></ul><ul><li>Nasya </li></ul><ul><li>Pashchatkarma: </li></ul><ul><li>Samsarjana krama </li></ul><ul><li>Takradhara </li></ul>
  21. 21. Discussion <ul><li>Asrayasrayeebhava of Manas and Shareera </li></ul><ul><li>Vamana main treatment of kapha </li></ul><ul><li>Virechana and nasya , associated treatment </li></ul><ul><li>P value < 0.001 </li></ul>
  22. 22. Strategy
  23. 23. <ul><li>Necessary steps should be taken by Government. </li></ul><ul><li>List of efficient Ayurvedic hospitals should be promoted at international level. </li></ul><ul><li>Monitoring committee should be formed. </li></ul><ul><li>Hospitals should publish the names of diseases and the cost of their treatments provided. </li></ul>
  24. 24. Thank you Very much. . . .

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