The West Nile virus infection is a mosquito-borne disease mostly reported in the continental United States and it had claimed the life of a six-year-old boy in Malappuram last month.
Seats increase as Medical Council of India increases associate professor-student ratio.
The state-run pharmaceutical manufacturing firm aims to increase its production target by three fold in the current fiscal by starting the production at the newly set up non-betalactam facility.
A snapshot of giving medicine to a new-born in a flooded house taken by a medical team from Kuttanad during the flood period was accredited by the WHO in their calendar.
Stakeholder Tata Trust has requested for ‘some more time’ before signing the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the state government.
The directions were circulated to 89 blood banks under the direction of Tamil Nadu AIDS Control Society.
The Health Department and the Kerala Disaster Management Authority might immediately work-together to identify heat hot-spots in the state.
After the Kyasanur Forest Disease (KFD) Virus scare, the state is now gripped with fear of the West Nile Virus (WNV), that claimed a 7-year-old boy’s life in Kerala, on Thursday.
The department, which issued an official circular in this regard, is even open to recommendations for higher rates, but for that the committee must give reasons.
The Madurai Bench directed the State Health department to videograph all postmortems conducted in all the government hospitals across the State and to maintain records of those videos.
Leptospirosis is an infectious disease caused by bacteria of the genus Leptospira and affects both humans as well as other animals.
The committee was constituted on the directives of the Madras HC order dated May 17, 2018, to identify remote, difficult and rural areas for awarding incentive marks to government service-doctors.
The VMC Commissioner directed them to ensure that all drain works were completed by the set deadline.
For the final draft, a workshop including external experts will be conducted.
The programme will be conducted jointly by the Directorate of Medical Education (DME) and the Directorate of Health Services (DHS).