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‘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

Patient data from websites of 33 top US hospitals being sent to Facebook: Report

If filters detect data shares, the potentially sensitive data will be removed before it can be stored in their ads systems, a spokesperson said.

published on : 17th 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: 80 per cent of leukemia patients can be cured, suggests experts

But in India, only 20 to 30 per cent of patients who need HSCT find a Human Leucocyte Antigen (HLA) matching sibling donor.

published on : 27th May 2022

Andhra P No 2 in new HIV cases in 2020-21

State reports 9,521 HIV positive cases; Maharashtra tops with 10,498 and Karnataka is third .

published on : 21st May 2022

16 patients develop complications after being given saline

Sixteen patients admitted to district headquarters hospital (DHH) for treatment of diarrhoea complained of uneasiness soon after being administered saline.

published on : 17th May 2022

‘No nephrologist or facility to test for Hepatitis C in Tenkasi GHs’

Because of this, patients are sent to the distant Tirunelveli Medical College Hospital (TvMCH) during an emergency.

published on : 16th May 2022

Subsidised meals scheme for attendants of patients in government hospitals launched in Telangana

As part of the programme, three meals a day would be provided to attendants of patients in 18 major government hospitals at Rs 5 per meal.

published on : 12th May 2022

Lady Hardinge Hospital gets new block for outpatients 

Union Health Minister Dr Mansukh Mandaviya and his junior colleague Bharati Pravin Pawar were specially invited for the event. 

published on : 10th May 2022

Patient found dead by hanging at Rourkela Government Hospital in Odisha

Sahani Jhara (30) of Kuanrmunda block was admitted to the hospital on May 4 after his right leg was fractured. 

published on : 8th May 2022

New wearable tech to improve patient care

Kauvery Hospital Chennai announced the adoption of the latest remote monitoring solution to continuously monitor the health of patients shifted from ICU (Intensive Care Unit) to the wards.

published on : 30th April 2022

Standardise Private Hospital Rates to Stop Exploitation of Patients

Recently, a gynaecologist in Rajasthan committed suicide. She was charged with murder after the unfortunate demise of her patient due to a postpartum haemorrhage.

published on : 10th April 2022

India needs safe blood practices to reduce infection: Thalassemia advocacy group 

Nucleic Acid Testing technology (NAT) screening ensures 99.99 percent blood safety. It is available in states like Odisha, MP and J&K. It should be made available in all government hospitals.

published on : 4th April 2022

ILPF launches SATHI to boost holistic health

A book on fatty liver written by Dr Ashok Choudhury was also released to promote health awareness.

published on : 31st March 2022

Increase in post-Covid cardiac arrest cases remains a puzzle

Though it is difficult at present to pinpoint specific effects and their repercussions, serious health issues that have developed subsequent to the infection in recovered patients are a major concern.

published on : 6th March 2022
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