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CSIR to start clinical trials of Colchicine on Covid patients

CSIR to start clinical trials of Colchicine on Covid patients

🕔15:02, 12.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 12  The Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) will undertake a two-arm phase-II clinical trial to assess the safety and efficacy of the drug Colchicine for the treatment of Covid-19 patients. Colchicine is used for treating

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SBI launches ‘Kavach Personal Loan’ scheme for Covid patients

SBI launches ‘Kavach Personal Loan’ scheme for Covid patients

🕔21:24, 11.Jun 2021

Mumbai, June 11 The State Bank of India (SBI) has launched a collateral-free unique loan offering — ‘Kavach Personal Loan’ — for Covid patients. The loan covers expenses of Covid treatment of the customer and his/her family members. Under this

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Vedanta comes to the rescue of Covid patients with field hospitals

Vedanta comes to the rescue of Covid patients with field hospitals

🕔20:17, 3.Jun 2021

Chandigarh, June 3  Amid Covid patients struggling for hospitals and many others succumbing to the deadly virus as they couldn’t afford to buy the life-saving drugs and oxygen from the black market, a ray of hope has come from Vedanta

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Identify fungus by name, not colour, says AIIMS chief on mucormycosis

Identify fungus by name, not colour, says AIIMS chief on mucormycosis

🕔20:30, 24.May 2021

New Delhi, May 24  With the ‘black fungus’ identified in Covid patients, followed by a ‘white’ variant and now ‘yellow’, AIIMS Director Dr Randeep Guleria on Monday advised that mucormycosis should be identified by its name, rather than by its

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Augmented ICU ventilator facilities at IPGI and SSH of SAIL, RSP dedicated by Dharmendra Pradhan, Minister of PNG & Steel

Augmented ICU ventilator facilities at IPGI and SSH of SAIL, RSP dedicated by Dharmendra Pradhan, Minister of PNG & Steel

🕔16:51, 20.May 2021

New Delhi / Rourkela, 20th May, 2021: The augmented ICU ventilator facilities for treatment of COVID patients at Ispat Post Graduate Institute (IPGI) and Super Specialty Hospital (SSH) in SAIL Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP) was dedicated by Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, Hon’ble Union

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FOR COVID & POST COVID Pts. FREE TELE CONSULTATIONS BY AKGsOVIHAMS

FOR COVID & POST COVID Pts. FREE TELE CONSULTATIONS BY AKGsOVIHAMS

🕔16:53, 19.May 2021

With the latest upsurge of Covid 19 Cases and Complications in the 2nd wave, AKGsOVIHAMS has decided to start with FREE TELE CONSULTATION to help people to deal with Covid and Post Covid Care by providing Homoeopathic and Psychological Solutions

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Railways delivers another 120 MT oxygen to Karnataka

Railways delivers another 120 MT oxygen to Karnataka

🕔07:35, 19.May 2021

Bengaluru, May 19  Indian Railways has ferried another 120 MT of medical oxygen to Karnataka for treating Covid patients, an official said on Tuesday. “The fourth Oxygen Express carried 120 tonne oxygen from Tatanagar (Jharkhand),” a South Western Railway statement

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No refusal to treatment of Covid patient from different city : Govt

No refusal to treatment of Covid patient from different city : Govt

🕔20:24, 8.May 2021

New Delhi, May 8  The Health Ministry on Saturday issued important guidelines for treatment of Covid patients mandating that no patient will be refused treatment or oxygen on the grounds that the patient belongs to a different city or not

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Covid+ve report not mandatory for admission to facilities: Govt

Covid+ve report not mandatory for admission to facilities: Govt

🕔20:01, 8.May 2021

New Delhi, May 8  Requirement of a positive coronavirus disease (Covid-19) report is now no longer mandatory for admission to a Covid health facility, Union health ministry said on Saturday. The ministry’s revised national policy for admission of Covid patients

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Act against hospitals denying cashless claims to Covid patients: IRDAI

Act against hospitals denying cashless claims to Covid patients: IRDAI

🕔09:45, 23.Apr 2021

Chennai, April 23 India’s insurance sector regulator has directed general and health insurance companies to take action against hospitals if they don’t provide cashless facility for Covid-19 claims. In a circular the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI)

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Necessary measures must be taken to ramp up beds for Covid patients: PM

Necessary measures must be taken to ramp up beds for Covid patients: PM

🕔10:09, 18.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 18  Emphasising that there is no substitute to testing, tracking and treatment, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday at a meeting to review the country’s Covid preparedness that all necessary measures must be taken to ramp

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Tocilizumab improves survival in critically ill Covid patients: Study

Tocilizumab improves survival in critically ill Covid patients: Study

🕔18:30, 21.Oct 2020

New York, Oct 21  In a major breakthrough, researchers including one of Indian-origin have found that tocilizumab drug reduced mortality by 30 per cent among critically ill Covid-19 patients when administered within the first two days of ICU admission. For

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Plasma therapy safe and effective for Covid patients: Study

Plasma therapy safe and effective for Covid patients: Study

🕔19:14, 13.Aug 2020

New York, Aug 13  In an ongoing study of more than 300 Covid-19 patients treated with convalescent plasma therapy in the US, researchers suggest that the treatment is safe and effective. The study, published in the American Journal of Pathology,

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Over 70% Covid patients recover in India: Govt

Over 70% Covid patients recover in India: Govt

🕔17:19, 12.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 12  The Union Health Ministry on Wednesday said that the country’s recovery rate has soared past 70 per cent due to successful implementation of an effective containment strategy, and aggressive and comprehensive testing coupled with standardised clinical

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