Aster Medcity, Kochi Launches Aster Heart Rhythm Centre


After successfully completing one of the first leadless pacemaker procedures in the country and being one of the first centres to perform the Cryoablation procedure, Aster Medcity has launched the Aster Heart Rhythm Centre to cater to treatments for all disorders related to the heart rhythms. Dr. Praveen Sreekumar, Consultant Electrophysiologist, Aster Medcity, Kochi will take the lead as Director of the Aster Heart Rhythm Centre.Dr. Azad Moopen, Founder Chairman & Managing Director, Aster DM Healthcare inaugurating the Aster Heart Rhythm Centre (in blue) in the presence of Dr. P P Mohanan, Dr. Anil Kumar, Ms. Ambili Vijayaraghavan, Mr. Farhan Yasin, Dr. Praveen Sreekumar & Dr. Anup WarrierDr. Azad Moopen, Founder Chairman & Managing Director, Aster DM Healthcare inaugurated the Heart Rhythm Centre in the presence of Dr. P P Mohanan, President Cardiological Society, Mr. Farhan Yasin, Regional Director, Kerala & Oman, Aster DM Healthcare, Dr. Anil Kumar, Lead-Senior Consultant, Aster Cardiac Sciences, Aster Medcity, Dr. Praveen Sreekumar, Director, Aster Heart Rhythm Centre and Dr. Anup Warrier, Chief of Medical Services, Aster Medcity.Designed as one of the most advanced facilities of its kind in the region, the Aster Heart Rhythm Centre will ensure timely diagnosis and precise treatment for various disorders related to heart rhythms. Heart arrhythmia treatment includes medications, catheter procedures, implanted devices or surgery to control or eliminate fast, slow or irregular heartbeats. Heart arrhythmias may feel like a fluttering or racing heart and may be harmless. However, some heart arrhythmias may cause bothersome – sometimes even life-threatening – signs and symptoms.”Heart rhythm abnormalities are increasing in society, especially with increasing longevity. An expert doctor can find out a heart rhythm disorder on examination. Signs and symptoms of arrhythmias includes fluttering in the chest, racing heartbeat (tachycardia), slow heartbeat (bradycardia), chest pain and shortness of breath. General symptoms for heart rhythm disorders are anxiety, fatigue, lightheadedness, or dizziness, sweating, fainting (syncope) or near fainting etc. A type of arrhythmia called Ventricular Fibrillation can even cause sudden death. A person may collapse within seconds and soon the persons breathing and pulse will stop. More common is a rhythm called Atrial Fibrillation which can cause strokes. The Aster Heart Rhythm Centre is fully equipped to treat and even provide a permanent cure for such conditions,” said Dr. Anil Kumar R, Lead Senior Consultant, Cardiac Sciences, Aster Medcity.For more details, please call 8111998098.About Aster DM Healthcare Aster DM Healthcare Limited is one of the largest private healthcare service providers operating in GCC and in India. With an inherent emphasis on clinical excellence, we are one of the few entities in the world with a strong presence across primary, secondary, tertiary and quaternary healthcare through our 27 hospitals, 126 clinics/labs and over 300 pharmacies in seven countries, including India. We have over 22,000 plus dedicated staff including 3,029 doctors and 6,729 nurses across the geographies that we are present in, delivering a simple yet strong promise to our different stakeholders: “We’ll treat you well”. We reach out to all economic segments in the GCC states through our differentiated healthcare services across the “Aster”, “Medcare” and “Access” brands.

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Weekly Technical Share Market Outlook

Weekly Technical Share Market Outlook

The Indian market recovered sharply on the last trading day amid the weekend after a continuous fall. Market has managed to halt above 16000 Nifty levels after continuous losing streak. Index reacted violently, grasping Indian as well as global factors throughout the week. Simultaneously, Inflation is catching up and profit margins are taking a hit.


Sensex advanced 1532 points or 2.90 percent while Nifty gained 484 points or 3.07 percent in a week. Simultaneously, Bank nifty has overcome bear’s dominance ending the session with 3.49 percent gain. Sectorally,Nifty Metal saw the highest gains of 7.40 percent followed by the Realty and Auto added over 4% gain. On the flip side Nifty IT tumbled 2.82 percent on weekly basis. Midcap and Small Cap measures rising nearly 2 percent as well.

In Nifty stock, EICHERMOT gained 11.31% while TECHM lost 5.98% on a weekly basis. INDIA VIX closes at 23.10 suggests volatility driven market is going to remain intact. Coming to the OI Data, on the call side highest OI witnessed at 17000 Nifty followed by 16800 Nifty strike price while on the put side, the highest OI was at 16000 Nifty followed by 15800 Nifty strike price. Technically, Nifty has formed a Tweezer Bottom type pattern in the weekly chart suggesting a short term buying rally may drive the market until monthly expiry. On the daily chart, price has rebounded from the lower Bollinger band as well.

Momentum indicators MACD & Stochastic were trading with a positive crossover & reversed from oversold zone. However, Index is still struggling to get the support of 50 Simple Moving Average in daily chart. Short term investors and traders are advised to work with option strategies to neutralize the volatility. Overall, Nifty is having support at 15700 mark while on the upside 16700 followed by 16500 may act as an immediate resistance. While Bank nifty has support around 32500 while resistance is placed at 36000 on weekly chart.

Sumeet Bagadia
Executive Director
Choice Broking

Source: Choice India