Covid-19 patients

Retired HC judge to probe Chamarajanagar deaths: Govt

On Monday, the government had appointed senior IAS officer and KSRTC MD Shivayogi Kalasad as the inquiry officer and directed him to submit a report in three days.

published on : 6th May 2021

As Covid cases spike, Chennai's never-ending wait for hospital beds rise

He continuously checked her oxygen saturation, which, at one point, was around 90, when he found out that there were about 20 other ambulances, with patients inside, waiting to get a bed.

published on : 6th May 2021

25 COVID-19 patients on ventilator support shifted due to disrupted oxygen supply in AP hospital

Around 3 AM, there was a technical glitch in the supply of oxygen when the pressure levels came down creating problems in the supply, district collector Hari Jawaharlal explained.

published on : 26th April 2021

COVID patients from Delhi, neighbouring states coming to Punjab for treatment: Officials

Doctors said Delhi-based COVID-19 patients, many of whom need oxygen support, are coming to Punjab as they could not get hospital beds in the national capital.

published on : 25th April 2021

Virus survivors refrain from donating plasma amidst surge in need

According to media reports, Telangana’s recovery rate is 86.16%, as against the national rate of 84.5%.

published on : 24th April 2021

Hospitals with less than 30 beds can’t admit Covid-19 patients

The Karnataka Government is looking to prohibit small hospitals with less than 30 beds from treating Covid-19 patients.

published on : 22nd April 2021

55% of patients pulled strings for ICU beds, oxygen

Just 13% of those who required Covid-19 management drugs got through hospitals

published on : 21st April 2021

Enough hospital beds available for COVID-19 patients, assures Delhi Health Minister

Elaborating on the arrangements that have been made, the Health Minister said the Central government has provided 1,100 beds and talks are going on to add more hospital beds.

published on : 14th April 2021

Some Covid-19 patients develop Guillain-Barre Syndrome, say doctors

Doctors are seeing a new addition to Covid-19 complications – the Guillain-Barre Syndrome (GBS), a rare disease where the immune system attacks the nerves.

published on : 28th February 2021

Over half of Covid patients with barotrauma succumbed to illness, finds new study

The study retrospectively analysed data on 410 patients between June and November 2020 at Apollo Specialty Hospital in the Jayanagar area of Bengaluru. 

published on : 26th February 2021

Five Covid-19 patients die in Romania hospital fire

The fire broke out on the ground floor around 5:00am, affecting four wards and leading to the evacuation and transfer of 102 patients.

published on : 29th January 2021

Dead on arrival

While the Covid-19 caseload is coming down in the district, the health authorities are facing another challenge -- Covid patients brought dead.

published on : 15th December 2020

Acute kidney injury observed among COVID-19 patients in Bengaluru: Doctors

Reports from China and New York too state that around 30 per cent of all Covid patients developed moderate to severe kidney injury.

published on : 13th November 2020

Bizarre: Idukki residents stop shifting of patients to hospital, call Covid a myth

Following this, the officials decided to shift them to MCH and arranged two ambulances to reach the area by noon.

published on : 3rd November 2020

Study reveals antibodies fade quickly in recovering COVID-19 patients

Previous studies suggest that antibodies against the SARS-CoV-2 spike protein peak 2 or 3 weeks after the onset of symptoms.

published on : 20th October 2020
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