PM unit


 

Preventive Medicine Unit, KIMS Hospital & Research Centre,
Bengaluru

Medical Officer-I/C

Dr. Giriyanna Gowda

Staffing pattern:

 

Medical Officer

One

Post Graduates

Two on rotation

Interns

Posted on rotation

Nursing Staff

Two

Attender

One

ANTI RABIES CLINIC

The Anti Rabies Clinic(ARC) at KIMS&RC was started in 1989. The center provides comprehensive treatment for all animal bites case. The center also provides pre exposure vaccination. The ARC acts as referral hospital to patients from many districts. Apart from dog bite management, the center is active in conducting vaccine trails and epidemiological studies.


The main services provide are

1. Rabies vaccine administration

2. Immunoglobulins (anti-rabies serum) -ERIG,HRIG and RmAb

3. Rabies Immunoglobulins training

4. Phase III& IV – Rabies vaccine clinical trials


Anti Rabies Clinic

Serum samples

 

 

ALLERGY CLINIC

 

Allergy clinic was started in 1992. The center provides comprehensive preventive and curative treatment for allergy patients. Clinical trials and epidemiological studies in field of allergy and asthma are being conducted. It is the first center in India which conducted research study on Rush allergen Immunotherapy and cluster allergen immunotherapy.

 


 


Diagnostic Services:
 

1. Skin prick test/ Allergy Skin Test

2. Specific IgE estimation

3. Patch test

4. Autologous serum skin test


Therapeutic procedures:

1. Conventional Allergen Immunotherapy

2. Rush allergen Immunotherapy

3. Cluster allergen immunotherapy

4. Sublingual Immunotherapy

5. Pharmacotherapy


Reagents

Allergy clinic

Patch Test

 

ADULT IMMUNIZATION

 

The Preventive Medicine Unit is also the adult vaccination center. All adult vaccines including TT for ante natal mothers is administered in the center

 

VACCINATION CENTRE FOR INTERNATIONAL TRAVELLERS & CERTIFICATION

The Preventive Medicine Unit is a recognized vaccination centre for International travellers and certification for the vaccination. The following are the vaccines are administered…