Dr (Prof.) Raju Vaishya, Senior Consultant, Orthopedics and Joint Replacement, at Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals was recognized by the Asia Book of Records for his literary contribution in the field of medical science.
He was honored for setting an Asian record of publishing a maximum number of 40 articles on the Covid-19 pandemic in a short time of 3 months and 20 days. He has authored a total of 138 scientific papers, chapters and blogs.
Some renowned International journals like the British Medical Journal (BMJ), Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) and Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery have also published the articles of Dr. Vaishya on Remote consulting strategies in the management of Trauma and Orthopedics, The plight of Health Care Workers in India during COVID-19 pandemic , Resuming elective surgery during the COVID-19 pandemic amongst others.
His contribution toward research and publication on COVID related issues has been significant and perhaps the most outstanding amongst Indian Scientists and Doctors. Out of the 138 articles, 75 of articles are related to COVID 19 and talk about the clinical management, applied modern technologies in the field of medical sciences like biosensors, Artificial Intelligence (AI), the Internet of Things (IoT) amongst others. Additionally, his literary work also lays down guidelines on dealing with patients who need surgery in times of COVID 19, efficient use of telemedicine, people suffering from Non-Commumicable Diseases (NCDs) in the COVID era.
A globally celebrated researcher and an academician, Dr. Vaishya have significant contributions to the field of medical research for over 30 years. His groundbreaking contributions in the field of Orthopedics and Joint Replacement have been featured in the prestigious LIMCA Book of Records four times, and he has more than 400 publications to his credit in various peer-reviewed medical journals.
Annually, the Asia Book of Records recognizes professionals from different fields for their exemplary work. In the field of medical science, Dr. Raju Vaishya was one of the top 10 doctors from India who was honored with this award in the 2020 edition of these awards.