Guest Lecture on Medical Physics
Guest lecture 'Recent trends in medical physics' was presented by neurosurgeon, Dr Chandramouli Balasubramanian, MBBS, MS, MRCS.
The importance of Biophysical methods in the understanding of biological processes was stressed during the entire lecture. Radio physics was explained with nuances in radiosurgery. Practical demonstration of advantages of newer machines like cyberknife was the Hallmark of the lecture. Examples from brain physics, spine physics and neurovascular physics were highlighted. Finally, the Principal Professor V Krishna Kumar, clarified concepts like active lifestyle and 'prevention is better than cure'.