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Mangaluru: Hospital introduces HBP for cardiac care

The human heart beats an average of 2.5 billion times in a lifetime, a feat made possible by the intricate conduction system of the heart which makes sure each muscle receive coordinated electrical impulse.

Harsh Vardhan pays tribute to Vajpayee on his first death anniversary

The Centre-run Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital's medical institute, which was known as Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), has been renamed as Atal Bihari Vajpayee Institute of Medical Sciences and will now offer undergraduate courses.

11 lose sight after botched surgery in Indore

The authorities have sealed the operation theatre and ordered investigations into the incident.

Pune: Brain-dead man's organs save lives of four patients

​The donor, who hailed from Belagavi and was working with a private company in Pune, was admitted to the Aditya Birla Memorial Hospital (ABMH) in Chinchwad on Tuesday after he suffered a brain haemorrhage.

Rehabilitation centre in Velammal hospital gives new lease of life

The rehabilitation centre is a 20-bedded facility with individual counselling, yoga and recreation rooms. Comprehensives services provided there include detoxification, de-addiction, occupational therapy and rehabilitation.

Aurangabad : State Cancer Institute to get upgradation, to be one of the best cancer care centres in India

The state government has given a go-ahead to the detailed project report (DPR) for the additional construction of Government Cancer Hospital worth Rs 38.75 crore, which will also act as the State Cancer Institute.

AIIMS starts internal enquiry into fire disaster

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan reviewed the situation at AIIMS along with the hospital Director and senior faculty members.

EESL inks pact with Apollo Hospitals to install public EV charging stations in its hospitals

"This is a first such MoU by EESL with a private partner, to set up public charging infrastructure in the country," the company said in a statement.

Aurangabad: GMCH seeks to facilitate super-speciality surgical oncology course

Aurangabad Government Cancer Hospital is being developed as the State Cancer Institute in Maharashtra and against this backdrop the course is deemed crucial.

Karnataka: Youth donates half his liver to sister with Wilson’s disease

The condition, Wilson’s disease, is characterised by copper deposition in liver and a rarely seen disorder runs in the family.

Mumbai: Whole genome testing fast-forwards TB diagnosis from 6 weeks to 5 days

The 100-patient JJ data is being further analysed to get deeper insights into drug resistance patterns in Mumbai.

Cancer care: Diagnostic unit opened at Delhi's Hindu Rao Hospital

The centre will help in screening of the disease, which means to search for cancerous cells or tissue when no symptoms are present.

Foetal death: 2 pvt hospital doctors guilty of negligence, says UP Medical Council

An FIR was registered under Indian Penal Code Section 304 (causing death by negligence) and the doctors named as accused.

New South Goa district hospital to be functional by November: CM

Sawant visited Hospicio, Margao, and acknowledged that the hospital’s functioning was crumbling under the tremendous load of catering to the ever increasing number of patients from across the district.

AIIMS back on its feet, but to hurt for long time

Union health minister Harsh Vardhan, who personally monitored the efforts on-site towards restoring patient care on Sunday, directed the hospital administration to conduct a comprehensive special fire audit.

Chandigarh: PGI cath lab to cut waiting period

This will benefit cardiac patients by decreasing the waiting period and make patient care more efficient.

Aster Healthcare to invest Rs 1,000 cr in five new hospitals

The hospital chain, which began in Dubai as a drug distributor in 1987, will add one more facility each in Hyderabad, Bangalore and Chennai and two more in Andhra.

After Singh brothers’ alleged fraud, new Fortis CEO plans fixes

Fortis is now looking to squeeze spending in everything from energy-efficient light fixtures to automating its business analysis unit and even renegotiating doctors’ salaries.

Different wings of AIIMS pitch in for lab tests

Doctors at AIIMS processed nearly 1,000 blood samples for testing bacterial, viral and fungal infection on Monday in spite of the damage caused to the hospital’s main microbiology lab in the massive fire on Saturday.

Fire dept to look at violations at hospital

Fire authorities and civic bodies would conduct an inspection of all buildings within AIIMS to look for loopholes in their fire-safety mechanisms that could impact operations in the event of another fire.