Dr. Deeksha Acharya's Profile
Dr. Deeksha has completed her MBBS from Srinivas Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Center, Mangalore. Currently, she is aspiring to pursue her residency in the US. She has a keen interest in research and has always enjoyed writing. Dr. Deeksha is also working on a Research Survery on Attitudes of doctors on brain death and organ donation, with Mohan Foundation, under Dr. Sonali Vadi. Her hobbies are singing, traveling and reading. She is also an avid collector of books, and an environmental enthusiast, who is learning to practice sustainable living.
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Lipid profile or lipid panel is a collection of blood tests that help to calculate the levels of cholesterol, triglycerides, and phospholipids in our blood. By measuring the values of different types of lipid, we can assess a person’s risk of developing heart disease and pave the way to prevention, early diagnosis, and treatment.