12-year-old boy beats Covid-19, long odds after 65 days of ECMO

The child was infected by Covid-19 about four months ago in September and all his organs were severely affected.

published on : 25th December 2021

AIIMS-Bhubaneswar's ECMO care gives 22-month-old girl new life

The first patient put on extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) at AIIMS-Bhubaneswar has successfully recovered.

published on : 19th September 2021

First ECMO treatment on 22-month-old girl at AIIMS Bhubaneswar successful

The 22-month-old girl from Dhenkanal who was suffering from Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis (PAP), a rare disease in the lungs, was discharged on Saturday.

published on : 18th September 2021

Teen TB patient survives seven weeks on ECMO

She was referred from another hospital after she complained of respiratory problems including fever, cough, and pneumonia.

published on : 9th September 2021

16-year-old tuberculosis patient shows signs of recovery after seven weeks on ECMO 

There was a risk of the ventilatory and other support damaging the organs, hence ECMO (extracorporeal membrane oxygenation) was presented as an alternate option

published on : 7th September 2021

ECMO for 28 days, ventilator for three weeks: Delhi woman beats all odds to defeat Covid

Kumari Ranjana, a professor of mathematics from Delhi, admitted to Artemis Hospital in Gurgaon on May 15, was suffering from acute respiratory distress syndrome.

published on : 3rd September 2021

ECMO treatment commences at Cuttack's SCB Medical College

Another 38-year-old female Covid patient hailing from Balangir, admitted to the department too is being administered the treatment.

published on : 30th August 2021

CM Naveen Patnaik dedicates ECMO facility for critically ill patients at Cuttack hospital

"The facility is among the largest in Eastern India. This will be helpful to treat critical patients affected by Covid. We will not have to airlift and send them to metro cities,” said the CM.

published on : 27th August 2021

AIIMS-Bhubaneswar to extend free ECMO treatment for poor patients 

“All BPL families, ration card holders and low income certificate holders will be provided free ECMO treatment at the premier hospital,” said Dr Mohanty.

published on : 22nd August 2021

Chennai man spends 109 days on ECMO, ventilator, recovers sans lung transplant

After testing positive for COVID-19 in April end, Mudijja developed breathing difficulties before being referred to Rela Hospital.

published on : 19th August 2021