Stigmatised and dejected, Uma turns over a new leaf

The inspector further said that she brought the issue to her senior officials, district administration and Government Rajaji Hospital’s knowledge.

published on : 24th November 2020

Retrograde step: IMA on government allowing post-grad Ayurveda doctors to perform surgery

It also demanded that the government should refrain from posting any doctor of modern medicine in the colleges of Indian medicine.

published on : 22nd November 2020

Govt authorises post-grad Ayurveda practitioners to be trained to perform surgical procedures

AYUSH Ministry Secretary Vaidya Rajesh Kotecha said the notification by the CCIM does not amount to any policy deviation or any new decision.

published on : 22nd November 2020

Ayurvedic doctors now allowed to do surgeries

The Central Council of Indian Medicine (CCIM) in its gazette notification allowed Ayurvedic PG passouts to receive formal training for such procedures.

published on : 22nd November 2020

COVID-19 holds back Chennai government hospitals from resuming organ transplant surgeries

Doctors say it is risky to perform surgery in a high viral atmosphere; however, few private hospitals have resumed transplants.

published on : 8th November 2020

Football legend Diego Maradona undergoes successful brain surgery on blood clot

World Cup winner Maradona had been taken to hospital in La Plata -- where he is the coach of top flight side Gimnasia y Esgrima -- on Monday for a series of tests after feeling unwell.

published on : 4th November 2020

'Baba ka Dhaba' fame couple get free cataract surgery in Delhi

The medical procedure has been offered to the couple by Delhi's Sharp Sight Eye Hospital free of charge.

published on : 27th October 2020

Arnold Schwarzenegger feeling 'fantastic' after recent heart surgery

In a post on Instagram, the 73-year-old actor said he had been given a new aortic valveafter a surgery at the Cleveland Clinic.

published on : 24th October 2020

Combined liver and kidney transplant surgery performed

The 14-hour surgery was performed on August 26 by a team of specialists. The patient was airlifted from a hospital in Delhi to Global Gleneagles Hospital, Chennai.

published on : 22nd October 2020

Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk needs right knee surgery, set for long absence

Liverpool did not give a timescale on Van Dijk's absence, but an injury of that nature will likely keep the defender out for a long period.

published on : 19th October 2020

After being cured of COVID-19, Rajasthan man undergoes successful lung surgery in Kochi

During a routine checkup, he was found to be positive for COVID-19 which came as a surprise to the family as they had come from a green zone

published on : 5th October 2020

28-year-old Kerala woman receives new lease of life after high-risk open-heart surgery

It was the second time in four years that the patient, Fausia, underwent open-heart surgery to replace two heart valves

published on : 25th September 2020

45-year-old woman undergoes removal of tennis ball-size cyst from lung without open surgery in Delhi

The patient from Srinagar showed initial symptoms and discomfort in July this year when she spat blood while coughing. 

published on : 17th September 2020

Hyderabad's Apollo Cancer Institute performs complicated cancer surgery on COVID-19 patient

A conventional surgery would have meant removal of central arch of the mandible but it would have had debilitating effect on the patient, so doctors performed a reconstruction instead.

published on : 9th September 2020

Home alone in Bengaluru, Mexican student turns to public to fund surgery

Unable to manage the finances, Gonzalez has turned to crowd-funding platform Ketto to raise `2 lakh.

published on : 1st September 2020
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