Sashidhar (name changed) aged 70 got admitted at the AIG Hospitals on 14th June with complaints of breathlessness, chest pain, and severe weakness. After primary diagnosis with ECG and ECHO, the patient was diagnosed with heart failure and severely decreased heart pumping (EF -28%). Patient
Intuitive India, the India arm of Intuitive, a global technology leader in minimally invasive care and the pioneer of robotic-assisted surgery (RAS), has launched India's first robotic-assisted surgical stapler called SureForm™ that comes equipped with SmartFire technology-an integrated software. With 1,000+ measurements per second, SmartFire
Individual member states of the European Union will have the option to accept vaccines authorised by the World Health Organisation (WHO) like Covishield for obtaining the bloc’s digital COVID certificate or ‘Green Pass’, an EU official said on Tuesday.
The official said the European Medicines Agency
The Centre asked the states on Tuesday to focus on the five-fold strategy for effective COVID-19 management and said the process of relaxing restrictions should be carefully calibrated.
In an advisory to all the state governments and Union Territory administrations on COVID-19 management for the month
India’s Covaxin, developed by Bharat Biotech in collaboration with the Indian Council of Medical Research, effectively neutralises both Alpha and Delta variants of coronavirus, the US’ National Institute of Health has said. The NIH said results of two studies of blood serum from people who
Roche Diagnostics India launches REACH, a wellness platform developed to support the emotional well-being of healthcare professionals. As the world is battling the COVID-19 pandemic, frontline healthcare workers (HCWs) are among the most vulnerable groups at risk of mental health problems. REACH aims to be
Describing India as an important friend and ally of the United States, top American lawmakers on Monday urged the Biden administration to help facilitate assistance for the country that has been gravely impacted by the deadly COVID-19 pandemic.
India has recorded more than 30 million coronavirus
The second Covid wave has led to children across age groups falling prey to psychological issues due to increased screen time, no social interaction and parents not having time for them despite working from home, experts have said.
Dr Meena J, Paediatrician, Aakash Healthcare, Dwarka, said
A third shot of the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine produces a strong immune response, researchers said on Monday, adding there was not yet evidence that such shots were needed, especially given shortages in some countries. The Oxford University study found that a third dose of the
According to the WHO (World Health Organization), over 16 billion injections are administered annually in transitional and developing countries the world over. With so many people exposed to needles and syringes every year, it is necessary to adhere to safe injection practices. A “safe injection”