The Union Health Ministry asked AIIMS to review and revise its user charges which have not been changed in the last 20 years.
“The study reveals that all factors such as physical, social, spiritual and psychological pain should be considered while treating cancer pain in palliative care patients,” said Dr Sushma Bhatnagar, Head, Department of Onco-Anaesthesia, Pain and Palliative care, BRAIRCH.
The statement comes soon after Minister of State for Health Ashwini Kumar Choubey said at a Patna function that AIIMS in Delhi remains crowded because of a large number of people from Bihar visiting the capital for treatment.
The plea sought registration of an FIR under IPC sections 504 (intentional insult with intent to provoke breach of the peace) and section 506 (punishment for criminal intimidation).
The new AIIMS clinic, started a week ago, aims to teach patients and family members about self-examination techniques, early detection and safe practices to prevent of cancer.
According to an official, the 11 doctors have been provided just four rooms, and two morning OPD slots every week (Wednesday and Saturday), apart from an additional rheumatology clinic that runs every Thursday afternoon.
The program under which the AIIMS projects are being brought is the Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana. We take a look at the status of all these projects according to information available with the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
The Resident Doctors’ Association (RDA), AIIMS, has written to the director saying that apart from recruiting a counselling psychologist, they should start a helpline number on the campus.
Sources said Amit Shah also helped in planning Prime Minister’s one-day visit and launching the AIIMS project, as the ruling Congress government had been accusing the Centre of delaying it.
The latest MCD data reveals that 2,215 cases of dengue have been reported in the capital this year — a 60 per cent increase as compared to last year. According to MCD data, 1,177 cases of dengue have been reported in the city and 1,038 cases have been reported, where the infection has been acquired from outside the city.
AIIMS fellowship programme 2017: The entrance examination will be in a computer based test (CBT) format and will be conducted at a single centre in the national capital region (NCR/Delhi) for all candidates.
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AIIMS Raipur nurse grade I, II 2017 admit cards: The nurse grade 1 and 2 recruitment exam will be conducted by the institute on September 9, 2017. Registrations for the same were closed by August 8.
“The twins will require one-two more operations within three months for a final separation and will be kept under observation till then. Surgical planning was done in such a way that the lives of both children could be saved with minimal side effects,” Dr Gupta said.
According to sources, the surgery will be carried out in three stages and a detailed “neuro assessment” will be done during the first stage. Dr A K Mahapatra, chief of the neurosciences centre at AIIMS, had earlier told that one baby has “more brain infused than the other”.