COVID patients

‘Female Covid patients at higher risk of mortality’

The study on 2,586 hospitalised Covid-19 patients has been published in Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry, Springer Nature journal, the hospital authorities said in a statement.

published on : 27th June 2022

Asymptomatic Covid patients less likely to spread infection

Virologists in India say it may not be correct to completely dismiss the possibility of spread by asymptomatic patients.

published on : 2nd June 2022

Karnataka hospitals to treat non-Covid patients too

The Karnataka government has withdrawn a circular which required government and private hospitals to set aside a specified number of beds for Covid-19, SARI and ILI treatment.

published on : 22nd February 2022

TN urban body polls: Very few Covid patients vote

Corporation officials in Perungudi said very few patients had expressed willingness to vote. 

published on : 20th February 2022

Over 50% decrease in Covid-19 hospitalisations in Karnataka

More beds now being allocated to non-Covid cases in govt hospitals

published on : 12th February 2022

Counselling for Covid patients with mental illness

The state is primarily concentrating on two categories: One, those with mental illness contracting Covid-19 infection severe enough to warrant in-patient care.

published on : 9th February 2022

Short hospital stay for most Covid patients in Bengaluru

For instance, 315 patients have been admitted for the past seven days, while 94 patients have been admitted for 8-14 days, 39 people for 15-21 days and seven people for more than 21 days.

published on : 4th February 2022

Health staff sharing details of Covid patients in Salem? Tamil Nadu government starts probe

District Collector S Karmegam ordered inquiry into allegations that some health department staff were sharing details of Covid-19 patients with private hospitals.

published on : 1st February 2022

Minister warns of action if hospitals deny treatment to Covid patients

State government has decided to appoint additional staff in the health department to ease the burden.

published on : 31st January 2022

Private hospitals told to set aside 50% beds for Covid patients

Barred from referring Covid patients to other pvt or govt med establishments without taking proper measures

published on : 20th January 2022

Helping Spot Organisation: the ‘food’ Samaritans of Hyderabad

The contagious and sickening nature of the Omicron variant makes it very difficult for infected persons to cook and even shop for food safely.

published on : 18th January 2022

Government yoga classes a big hit, 3,000 already enrolled 

The government has employed hundreds of professionally-trained Yoga instructors to teach yoga to 40,000 people.

published on : 18th January 2022

Third wave: Tamil Nadu to triage Covid patients based on vaccination status

Significantly, the protocol, revised after seven months, takes vaccination status of patients into consideration for triage. 

published on : 4th January 2022

Odisha's Covid treatment facilities to remain intact till November-end

The State has so far administered single dose to around 81 per cent and double dose to 40 per cent of its targeted 3.25 crore population.

published on : 11th November 2021

Smoke, cries, panic at Ahmednagar hospital as fire engulfed ICU; most victims senior citizens

After a devastating blaze at a COVID-19 hospital in Nashik earlier this year, a fire audit had been carried out at this hospital.

published on : 6th November 2021
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