Articles tagged under: Healthcare

Pankaj Patel of Zydus on upcoming human clinical trials for Covid-19 vaccine

July 03, 2020
Pankaj Patel of Zydus on upcoming human clinical trials for Covid-19 vaccine

Ahmedabad: Pankaj Patel, Chairman of Gujarat headquartered Cadila Healthcare, the fifth largest pharmaceutical company in India today in an interview said his company would soon start phase-1-2 study on Covid-19 vaccine involving 1,000 volunteers, results of which could be out in around three months. The Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) had yesterday granted permission to Zydus Cadila to conduct phase I and phase II human clinical trials for COVID -19 vaccine in a rapid response after...Read More

2-year-old undergoes living donor liver transplant at CIMS

June 16, 2020
2-year-old undergoes living donor liver transplant at CIMS

Ahmedabad: Two-year-old baby Hirva, suffering from an inherited fatal liver disorder, has undergone a successful living donor liver transplant, becoming the youngest to undergo the treatment in Gujarat so far, said city based CIMS Hospital. Patient Hirva's father is an auto driver and could not afford the treatment. She had lost a sibling to the same disease earlier, and she herself had slipped into a coma several times because of the disorder. Moreover, the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic increase...Read More

Hospital wise death toll of Covid19 in Ahmedabad

May 27, 2020
Hospital wise death toll of Covid19 in Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad: Death toll at Civil hospital in Asarwa has crossed 400 figure with 8 new deaths in 24 hours. Asarwa Civil hospital is Gujarat's largest Covid19 treatment facility with over 1500 beds. The Civil hospital is run by the State government. AMC run SVP hospital has witnessed 140 deaths so far while Civil hospital at Sola in the city has so far witnessed 43 deaths. At other hospitals and Covid facilities 154 people have died so far of Covid19. DeshGujaratRead More

Hospital/Care Centre wise figures of discharge of Covid19 patients in Ahmedabad

May 27, 2020
Hospital/Care Centre wise figures of discharge of Covid19 patients in Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad: Among all the hospitals and Covid care centre facilities across the city of Ahmedabad, the highest Covid19 patients discharged are from AMC run SVP hospital in Paldi followed by State government run Civil hospital in Asarwa. While SVP hospital has discharged 1224 patients so far after recovery from Covid19 infection, Civil hospital has discharged 837 Covid19 patients. Capacity wise, Civil hospital is bigger than SVP hospital. Among Covid Care Centres, the highest capacity Samras h...Read More

Gujarat govt orders humidifiers and high flow meters to upgrade the basic ventilators

May 25, 2020
Gujarat govt orders humidifiers and high flow meters to upgrade the basic ventilators

Gandhinagar: Gujarat government arm Gujarat Medical Services Corporation Ltd (GMSCL) has invited tender for 250 respiratory humidifier compatible with ventilator and same number of high flow meters. Estimated contract value for humidifiers will be Rs. 1.25 crore while in the case of high flow meter, the estimated contract value is Rs. 12.50 lakh. It's worth noting that recently the manufacturer of Dhaman - 1 ventilators had suggested that accessories such as high flow meters and humidifi...Read More

Reduction of 61.22% in reporting of weekly stroke cases since lockdown: Study report

May 23, 2020
Reduction of 61.22% in reporting of weekly stroke cases since lockdown: Study report

Ahmedabad: A study covering experts from 13 established stroke centres, including AIIMS Delhi, PGI Chandigarh, and CMC Ludhiana, has related the number of stroke cases to Covid-19 outbreak. “An overall reduction of about 61.22% in reporting of weekly stroke cases has been observed across the country since the lockdown. Intravenous thrombolysis and endovascular procedures have been severely impacted with 64.76% and 67.21% reduction respectively. The drop in cases occurred equally in both Co...Read More

સોલા સિવિલ હોસ્પિટલમાં વેન્ટિલેટરમાં કોઈ બ્લાસ્ટ નથી થયો, આરોપો પાયાવિહીન: તબીબી અધિક્ષક

May 23, 2020
સોલા સિવિલ હોસ્પિટલમાં વેન્ટિલેટરમાં કોઈ બ્લાસ્ટ નથી થયો, આરોપો પાયાવિહીન: તબીબી અધિક્ષક

અમદાવાદઃ સોલા સિવિલ હોસ્પિટલમાં કોઈ વેન્ટિલેટરમાં ક્યાંય બ્લાસ્ટ થયો નથી. સોલા સિવિલ હોસ્પિટલના તબીબી અધિક્ષકે જણાવ્યું છે કે, હોસ્પિટલમાં એનેસ્થેટિક ડોક્ટર, મેડિસિન ડૉક્ટર અને ઇન્ચાર્...Read More

Dhaman-1 does not require DCGI license as per Medical Device Rules 2017: Gujarat govt

May 22, 2020
Dhaman-1 does not require DCGI license as per Medical Device Rules 2017: Gujarat govt

Gandhinagar: While the entire world is facing a shortage of ventilators, one must appreciate the efforts of Gujarat’s self-sustenance through the production of indigenous ventilators. There was a sudden increase in the demand of ventilators across the world including Gujarat during the COVID-19 outbreak. Not a single country on the globe was prepared to manage this sudden rise in demand of ventilators amidst the pandemic. In such a scenario, Jyoti CNC of Rajkot, with an aim to aid the gover...Read More

‘ધમણ-1 વેન્ટિલેટરના નિર્માણથી ગુજરાતે આત્મનિર્ભરતાનું બેનમૂન ઉદાહરણ પૂરું પાડ્યું’

May 20, 2020

ગાંધીનગર(માહિતી): ધમણ-1 વેન્ટિલેટરના નિર્માણથી ગુજરાતે આત્મનિર્ભરતાનું અનન્ય અને બેનમૂન ઉદાહરણ પૂરું પાડ્યું છે. સમગ્ર વિશ્વમાં વેન્ટિલેટરની અછત છે ત્યારે ગુજરાતની આ આત્મનિર્ભરતાની પ્...Read More

AMC serves notices to 16 hospitals over non-compliance of regulation order

May 19, 2020
AMC serves notices to 16 hospitals over non-compliance of regulation order

Ahmedabad: Over a dozen private hospitals in the city have been served notices due to non-compliance of regulation order dated 16th May 2020 under Epidemic Diseased Act 1897, passed by Municipal Commissioner, Ahmedabad. These hospitals have been declared as designated Covid-19 hospitals and were directed to provide 50% of the total number of beds for Covid patients to be referred by AMC, the rest 50% to be treated privately. These hospitals, despite the order of Amdavad Municipal Corporation...Read More

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