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Rain causes pain for attendants at PGIMER

The attendants faced problems as they were sleeping in open spaces, when they encountered rainfall around 4 am.

Miffed at rescheduling, PGI resident doctors to boycott convocation slated for February 9

Doctors, especially from abroad, sent mails to President of Association of Resident doctors, Dr Uttam Thakur, saying their resentment be lodged and they will boycott the convocation, if scheduled on February 9.


Heart disease: 35 per cent mortality rate recorded in cardiogenic shock patients, shows PGI study

Cardiogenic shock (CS) is a severe situation after heart attack in which the heart fails to pump blood to the body and is the leading cause of death in heart patients.

Chandigarh: 50 families of children with Type 1 Diabetes attend PGIMER event

The event was held in the auditorium of Advanced Pediatrics Center. About 50 families of children with Type 1 Diabetes attended the event.

Chandigarh: PGI organises workshop on Hepatitis B and C viruses

It was attended by participants from different parts of the country and also from Bangladesh. This was carried out as a part of capacity-building of labs for viral load testing which is mandatory for treatment initiation of Hepatitis B and C.

Anaesthesia department at PGI Chandigarh one of the best in country: Former director

The meeting was inaugurated by Professor I C Pathak, former director, PGI; Professor Jagat Ram, director, PGI; Professor Rajesh Kumar, Dean, Academic, PGI; and Dr Sujit Pandit, first alumnus of department of anaesthesia, PGI.


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

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.

Chandigarh: Mosquitogenic conditions in inspected areas, PGIMER campus among them

A senior official from the malaria wing of the health department told Chandigarh Newsline that during their inspection recently, they found mosquitogenic conditions on the PGI campus.

Chandigarh: Two cadaver donations give fresh lease of life to five

This year so far, PGI has received 13 cadaver donations, enabling doctors at the institute or in Delhi to harvest the organs for several waiting recipients.

Chandigarh: PGI committee on plagiarism may submit recommendations this week

Sources maintain that the committee has divided “severity” of plagiarism, fraudulent research and false data into four levels.