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Thursday, October 28, 2021

Chandigarh PGI


Zeal to provide holistic care drives PGI’s clinic that has registered over 200 amputees in six months

October 03, 2021 10:54 am

The patients are broadly from Punjab (45 per cent), Haryana (25 per cent), Chandigarh (8 per cent) and Himachal Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh (10 per cent).

Bhabhatron-II Cobalt-60 Teletherapy machine for cancer treatment now at PGI

August 21, 2021 12:09 am

It is highly cost-effective compared to imported versions of Cobalt-60 teletherapy units and costs 75 per cent less than low energy linear accelerators currently available, thus, allowing its wider application for cancer therapy.

Man admitted to PGI with injuries suffered under ‘mysterious circumstances’

August 15, 2021 10:49 am

Cops claim self-inflicted injuries, family says he was hurt at police post.

PGI study highlights role of streptokinase in management of severe pancreatitis

June 21, 2021 3:41 am

After this initial success, the department planned the first study in 2015 and subsequently did three more studies, including two MCh thesis in surgical gastroenterology in collaboration with Medical Gastroenterology and Radiology.

WHO to sponsor PGI study on black fungus

June 19, 2021 9:37 am

Study will look at Covid cases from January to June and identify risk factors other than diabetes & uncontrolled use of steroids. PGI now seeing a slow decline in the number of cases of mucormycosis, with 5 to 8 daily cases.

‘Strains very infectious, spreading fast, peak may come mid-May or June’

April 17, 2021 5:25 am

The second wave has more and more patients presenting with aggressive symptoms including fever of one to three days duration followed by rapidly worsening breathlessness and oxygen de-saturations, said Dr Zafar Ahmed, Senior Consultant, Critical Care, Pulmonology and Chest, Fortis Hospital, Mohali.

PGI's nephrology department selected as training centre for South Asia by ISN

April 02, 2021 4:58 am

Professor H S Kohli, Head of PGI's Department of Nephrology, said, “Under this Regional Training Centre, the Department of Nephrology will be hosting fellows from South Asia

PGIMER admissions 2019: Entrance exam postponed due to Lok Sabha Elections

March 25, 2019 5:21 pm

PGIMER admissions 2019: Paper-pen based MCQ exam will be conducted on May 27, 2019 at 11 am instead of May 12, 2019. Meanwhile, the application process for the entrance exam is still open and will conclude on April 18, 2019.

Rooms of resident doctors using ACs and heaters could be cancelled: PGI

August 11, 2018 8:03 am

According to a circular issued by the hostel warden (men), it has been observed that there have been frequent power breakdowns at the hostels due to high power consuming heating appliances. PGI has also warned residents against subletting rooms.

Plea to take possession of Sarangpur land: VP Singh Badnore assures PGIMER of help

July 17, 2018 8:25 am

The PGI officials suggested Badnore that the UT can hand over the land to the institute and a decision on the cost can be taken simultaneously.