Sunday, Feb 05, 2023

CT scan


Health and Wellness: With broken CT scan machine at BYL Nair Hospital, wait for patients grows longer

October 20, 2022 5:15 pm

When The Indian Express inquired with the hospital, officials said the CT scan machine has not been working for the last week because of a technical issue. And patients will have to wait another 15 days to avail the facility, they added.

CT scan helps digitally unwrap mummy of pharaoh Amenhotep I

December 28, 2021 5:46 pm

Thirty amulets or jewellery pieces made of gold, quartz, and beads were found in the mummy.

Vadodara: SSG hospital gets CT scan machine after 15 years of wait

May 29, 2021 12:50 am

In a release on Friday, the radiology department, headed by Dr Chetan Mehta, said that the CT machine, which had been damaged in the 2005 floods in Vadodara city, has finally been replaced "after a long endurance and patience of 15 years".

Now, print a 200-million-year-old dinosaur skull at home

January 15, 2018 9:03 pm

The reconstructed version of a dinosaur skull, enabled through 3D pringting, has helped researchers understand more about their bodily features and functions.

Man in China has 420 stones removed from kidney

June 10, 2015 4:19 pm

Dong told doctors that he ate a large daily diet of gypsum tofu, a local food with a high concentration of calcium sulfate.

From the lab: Algorithms to get machines to study medical reports

May 17, 2015 12:00 am

Developing algorithms that separate the images of tumours or lesions in the brain from the background.

Senior citizen dies in accident,family allege medical negligence

November 02, 2013 2:20 am

The accident took place around 10 am and at 11 am the patient was shifted to GMCH-32.

Two-foot blood clot removed from man’s heart in California

September 21, 2013 3:27 am

US doctors have successfully removed a deadly two-foot blood clot out of a 62-year-old patient’s heart.

Researchers develop a robot capable of removing blood clots with steerable needles

August 09, 2013 5:31 pm

Intracerebral haemorrhage of the brain can now be treated with greater precision.

‘Had staff supported me,GMCH-32 could have done better’

April 24, 2013 2:34 am

Having started working with the orthopaedics department in 1995,the outgoing director speaks to Tanbir Dhaliwal.