Health officials in Africa are confident and hopeful that the first-ever malaria vaccine ‘Mosquirix’ approved by the World Health Organisation (WHO) will "dramatically change" the way the continent of 1.3 billion people combats the lethal disease.
John Nkengasong Director of Africa Centers for Disease Control and
A high-level government committee was constituted back in September 2021 to draft the New Drugs, Cosmetics and Medical Devices Bill which will be used for governance in the healthcare sector. The bill will be prepared under the chairmanship of the Drugs Controller General of India
According to an analysis of the PM 2.5 levels of the past five years by the capital’s environment department, Delhi’s air is to be most polluted from November 1 to 15.
The average PM 2.5 value is 285 micrograms per cubic metre during this period. Officials
On Wednesday, Sweden and Denmark said they are pausing the use of Moderna’s Covid vaccine for younger age groups after reports of possible rare cardiovascular side effects. The Swedish health agency said it would pause using the shot for people born in 1991 and later
A new study helps quantify the improved protection against COVID-19 achieved with a third booster dose of the vaccine from Pfizer Inc (PFE.N) and BioNTech SE in cancer patients who are undergoing chemotherapy. "Chemotherapy can weaken the ability of cancer patients to fight off infections and to
On Wednesday, The World Health Organization (WHO) said the approved vaccination against malaria should be widely given to African children, potentially marking a major advance against a disease that kills hundreds of thousands of people annually.
The WHO recommendation is for RTS,S - or Mosquirix -
Dr Priya Pradhan
Consultant Pediatric cardiologist,
SRCC Children’s hospital managed by Narayana Health
Congenital heart disease in India- Prevention and Cure
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First global analysis of IVUS by interventional cardiology, interventional radiology, and vascular surgery experts in peripheral vascular disease (PVD) interventions
Consensus results shared at IVUS symposium by Smith Center of Outcomes Research during VIVA
Amsterdam, the Netherlands – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in
In September 2021, the government constituted a high level committee for preparing of New Drugs, Cosmetics and Medical Devices Bill under the chairmanship of the Drugs Controller General of India. The committee recently consulted with consumer associations for their suggestions.
As per the order issued by the
The *10th MedscapeIndia National Award Trophy* was unveiled today on 5th October by the *Honorable Governor of Maharashtra Shri Bhagat Singh Koshiyari* in the presence of National Presidents of Medical Associations and MedscapeIndia Advisory & Organising Committee Members and celebrities.
*Dr. Sunita Dube* - Renowned Radiologist,