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Smart ICU: Karnataka start-up uses tech to fill in for shortage of trained specialists

June 16, 2021 8:10 am

Cloudphysician, the start-up firm founded by the two doctors in 2017, uses IT to relay visuals and data from the ICU to a manned command centre, where intensivists and other specialists make swift decisions on treatment protocol.

Scarred by second wave, 10 states send O2 ramp-up plan

June 13, 2021 7:00 am

The plans, sources said, are part of the measures being put in place in anticipation of the next surge as the second wave abates and pressure on health infrastructure eases.

Oxygen Express delivers 2114.21 MT LMO to Kerala, Tamil Nadu

May 30, 2021 2:42 pm

Three Oxygen Express trains have so delivered 380.2MT of Oxygen to Kerala, a railway statement said here on Saturday.

48 new oxygen plants to come up in Punjab

May 20, 2021 11:03 am

These will cumulatively produce 67 MT a day; at present, the state requires a daily supply of 301.4 metric tonnes

Oxygen crisis: High court asks Centre, Delhi to treat PIL as representation to compensate kin of deceased

May 17, 2021 12:24 pm

A bench of Chief Justice D N Patel and Justice Jyoti Singh said grant of compensation is a policy decision and courts cannot interfere with that.

In rural Rajasthan, amid shortage of oxygen, ventilators kept idle

May 17, 2021 7:13 am

Travelling across villages, and stopping over at government hospitals in rural Jaipur and adjacent Sikar district, The Indian Express finds the healthcare system struggling to work despite multiple problems — oxygen shortage, idling ventilators, etc.

Chandigarh: UT cops rescue stranded O2 tanker

May 13, 2021 11:16 am

A Solan police team headed by SP (Barotiwala) stopped the tanker at a check-post and refused to let it pass. Sources said the escort team of Chandigarh police tried to convince their counterparts about the urgency but failed.

Night ‘horror’: Patients, doctors all had raised alarms on Goa oxygen crisis

May 13, 2021 8:28 am

Six days before the 26 deaths, Goa Association of Resident Doctors wrote to the GMCH Dean flagging the crisis at night.

Ensure oxygen plants in private hospitals: Jharkhand ACS health

May 12, 2021 8:23 am

ACS Arun Singh said that this was in addition to their dependence on oxygen cylinders for management of Covid patients.

Top five states in active cases get lower share of oxygen: Government data

May 12, 2021 7:03 am

The data, which is based on an allocation order dated May 8, also shows that the combined allocation by the Centre to the states and UTs has crossed the 10,000 metric tonnes per day (MT/day) mark.