Tuesday, 25 June 2019

15th Annual Conference of Complex Cardiovascular Catheter Therapeutics (C3) Summit Held

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Chandigarh 25th June:- Continuing with its legacy of providing the world with best in class medical education, PGIMER successfully delivered one live transmission of a complex coronary angioplasty case amongst a group of eminent scholars, who were attending a reputed interventional cardiology conference held at Orlando, USA.  A large number of international audiences witnessed the live case, which was transmitted from the catheterization lab, Department of Cardiology, PGI. This was the 15th annual conference of Complex Cardiovascular Catheter Therapeutics (C3) summit held at Orlando, USA. The conference is one of the prestigious and recognized global interventional cardiology meetings in the world and is attended by about 1500 international experts.   
Professor Dr. Rajesh Vijayvergiya with his team from the cardiology department performed a complex and technically challenging coronary angioplasty case. It was a case of left main coronary artery disease, which got blocked following stenting, a procedure performed at outside hospital 9-months back.
Prof. Vijayvergiya commented that the cases of left main coronary angioplasty are technically challenging and require great technical expertise and experience, along with the use of advanced hardware. The case was extensively discussed & appreciated well amongst the global experts, who were witnessing the live case. The panelists specifically mentioned about the learning tips and importance of imaging in treating such cases to the participants gathered from all across the world.
Prof. Vijayvergiya commented that PGIMER, Chandigarh is amongst handful centers in India, where such kind of complex procedures are successfully performed on regular basis with the use of advanced imaging modalities like intra-vascular ultrasound (IVUS) and optical coherence tomography (OCT).  This clearly establishes the footprints of PGIMER as one of the most prominent tertiary care institute in India, which is at par with leading international institutes in the cardiology field. 

USHA: Blend, Detach, and Carry Your Daily Nutrition with Usha On-The-Go Blender Inbox

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Chandigarh 25th June:- Usha International’s On The Go Blender’ addresses the need of modern consumers for versatility and health. Brought to you by India’s leading consumer durables company, the new age blender comes with two detachable jars with a capacity of 300ml and 600ml, respectively, and a safety lock, to prepare your favorite smoothie with a simple push of pulse button and carry it along.
Innovatively designed, Usha’s On-The-Go Blender is loaded with smart features like 2-fin SS304 stainless steel food grade blades enabling quick and fine blending of food ingredients, anti-slip suction feet, and anti-flip cover to prevent spills and impurities. Further, these blades can also crush and blend frozen ingredients and its carry-along jar ensure healthy storage of fluids as you sip your favourite cooler on the go. Made with safety as the top priority, the blender is equipped with a 250 Watt motor and comes with an overload protector to ensure complete protection from overloads and electric shocks.
The blender comes with BPA-free food safe bottles, ensuring risk-free storage when carried to workstations or gyms, etc. Usha On-The-Go Blender is available with either both jars or then with just the 600 ml jar. It comes in two exciting colours–Orange Crush and Peppy Purple – and comes with a 2-year warranty with prices starting at INR 2,295.

Volkswagen Partners with Zoomcar to Strengthen Shared Mobility

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Mumbai 25th June:- Broadening the spectrum of shared mobility in India, Volkswagen partners with India’s largest self-drive, shared mobility platform Zoomcar. Under Zoomcar’s ZAP Subscribe model, potential customers can now towards the evolution of the consumer buying behavior to a fast paced shared mobility market subscribe to a Volkswagen Polo at a fixed monthly subscription fee, in addition to host of other benefits.
As the Indian automotive industry continues to evolve, consumers are gradually moving towards shared mobility and it is expected that India will be leading the shared mobility business by the year 2030. This is likely to occur owing to the country’s growing skilled workforce followed by increasing urbanization, rise in living standards and enhanced disposable income that have been significant growth drivers of this sector.
Commenting on this announcement, Steffen Knapp, Managing Director, Volkswagen Passenger Cars said that through this partnership with Zoomcar, Volkswagen India enters into shared mobility and subscription services. As a brand, world over, we intend to transform the mobility sector by participating in various business models that drive growth, offer convenience and heightened customer satisfaction. We’re delighted to offer our best-selling carline –Volkswagen Polo through this channel, which enables prospective customers the accessibility to a premium, safe and fun-to-drive hatch.
Speaking on this partnership, Greg Moran, Co-Founder and CEO, Zoomcar said that Zoomcar is thrilled to partner with Volkswagen to offer its vehicles on India’s only shared subscription marketplace, ZAP Subscribe. Given Volkswagen’s long history as an innovator within the automotive space, we felt they were a natural partner as we look to Press contact Volkswagen Communications Brand & Product Gagan Mangal Telephone: +91 - 8879300107 Fax:+91(22)-33137364,E-Mail:gagan.mangal@volkswagen.co.in   CIN: 50401MH2007FTC16843 More at http://www.volkswagen.co.in No. 17/2019 Page 2 of 2 provide an affordable, flexible alternative to traditional vehicle ownership.
Speaking on this partnership, Aashish Deshpande, MD & CEO, Volkswagen Finance India Pvt. Ltd. said that the partnership is a step. Volkswagen and Zoomcar intend to deepen this partnership by offering other vehicles from their existing product portfolio in the future. Within this partnership, Volkswagen will offer Zoomcar customized financial, maintenance and repair services (4EVER Care) that will enhance the overall subscription experience.