AIIMS forms committee to devise strategy to restore health services once lockdown is lifted
The committee, which met on Monday, deliberated on the restoration of the elective surgeries and OPD services, according to sources.
AIIMS issues guidelines on reuse of PPE, citing depletion of stocks
The AIIMS has released guidelines for the reuse of PPE, citing their fast...
Govt didn't take expert advice before imposing lockdown?
Top public health experts, in a letter to the PM, call the two-month lockdown as “dr...
Hotspot districts moving towards being non-hotspot districts: Health Minister
The minister visited All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Trauma Centre to take stock of the preparedness to overcome COVID-19, a statement from the ministry said. Vardhan also sought their feedback about the facilities available at AIIMS so that necessary improvements can be made, the statement said.
Woman tests positive for coronavirus in Chhattisgarh, first in state
"The woman, who studies in London, had returned home via Mumbai airport on March 15. After she complained of cold and cough, her sample was collected for testing on March 17," Medical Superintendent of AIIMS Raipur Dr Karan Peepre said.
Manmohan Singh's condition improving; COVID-19 test comes negative
Singh (87) was admitted to the AIIMS here on Sunday evening after he suffered a reaction to a new medication and developed fever.
AIIMS’ forensic team may submit report on Sushant S Rajput’s death this week
The AIIMS team conducted tests to check for signs of drugs and chemicals and the viscera report is expected on Thursday, said Sudhir Gupta, chairman of the medical board, which was formed at the request of the Central Bureau of Investigation to give its medico-legal opinion of the actor’s death.
Suresh Angadi, MoS Railways no more; Covid claims 2 MPs in a week in Karnataka
Angadi was a fourth term Lok Sabha member from Belagavi in Karnataka, winning successively since 2004. He was inducted as a minister of state in the Union Council of ministers in May last year. He is survived by his wife and two daughters.
Yogi Adityanath's father dies; UP CM says can't attend funeral
CM's father Anand Bisht was undergoing treatment at the gastroenterology department of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here, sources at the hospital said.
Union Cabinet chaired by PM Modi approves AIIMS, airport for North Bihar
The Centre had earlier assured people of Bihar that flight operations from Darbhanga airport, which is nearing completion, will begin from next month before the Chhat Puja festival.
India must gear up to face community transmission of COVID-19: Health expert
On some experts suggesting that there is already community transmission (stage 3) of the virus in the country, President of Public Health Foundation of India, Prof. K Srinath Reddy maintained that it is a matter of definition.
Highest single-day rise in Covid-19 cases: 773
The government has scaled up testing too. The Indian Council of Medical Research said that 13,345 tests were conducted on Wednesday, the highest for a single day.
Not just cough and fever, COVID-19 has neurological and digestive symptoms
Apart from loss of taste and smell, hallucinations, headaches and dizziness could be Covid's warning signs.
Passing away of Raghuvansh Prasad Singh is tragic: President Kovind
Terming the passing away of former Union minister Raghuvansh Prasad Singh as tragic, President Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday said "Raghuvansh Babu" was a true stalwart with phenomenal understanding of rural India.
Hydroxychloroquine no wonder drug for treating COVID-19, can be fatal: Experts
While frantic efforts are underway to develop a vaccine and doctors all over try and control the spread of the disease for which there is yet no cure, hydroxychloroquine, or HCQ, has emerged as a prime focus area of treatment.