July 08, 2020 10:32 am
Tocilizumab is to be used in moderate condition when a patient is on oxygen and administering steroids does not improve their condition. Remdesivir, too, is to be administered to moderate condition patients who are on oxygen.
June 27, 2020 1:03 am
The development coincided with the Gujarat High Court taking note of Bopal, in its order uploaded on Friday on Covid-related issues it had heard on June 19.
June 22, 2020 10:48 pm
The Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation on Monday said that all health workers like Auxiliary Nursing Midwives (ANMs) and Multipurpose Health Worker (MPHW) under every urban health centre have been given a target of a minimum 20 downloads of the app.
June 17, 2020 7:01 pm
Nearly 35 private hospitals and nursing homes in the city have agreed to offer chargeable home care services, even as seven hospitals launched the service on Tuesday.
June 16, 2020 1:53 am
The first virtual meeting of the 10-member task force is scheduled to be held on Tuedsay. The only member from Gujarat, Dr Dipti Shah is also former deputy mayor of Ahmedabad and chairperson of AMC Hospital Committee.
June 06, 2020 1:23 am
Despite having vacant beds under the AMC quota, the management said that there was no vacancy and admitted private pati- ents on those beds, the notice said.
May 29, 2020 5:49 am
Another reason cited was that those who opt for regular treatments and OPD services at VS Hospital, will face difficulties if beds are reserved here for Covid-19 treatment, “which can further increase the mortality rate.”
May 20, 2020 3:30 am
These 16 hospitals were among 42 hospitals that have been declared as designated Covid-19 hospitals and directed to provide 50 per cent of the total number of beds for patients to be referred by Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation on May 16.
May 15, 2020 2:50 pm
This is despite the fact that eight new wards have reported cases above 100 as of Thursday.
May 10, 2020 3:46 am
On May 5, Ahmedabad municipal commissioner Vijay Nehra had notified that he came into contact with two persons during field visits who had subsequently tested positive for the virus, and as per guidelines he had been advised to self-isolate at home for 14 days.