Saturday, Dec 03, 2022



PGI study on lower respiratory tract infections among children during Covid-19 earns laurel

December 03, 2022 7:57 am

Lower respiratory infections (LRIs) are the commonest cause of mortality in children less than five years of age and the majority are because of respiratory viruses such as influenza, RSV, swine flu etc.

PGI’s APC will have centre for bone marrow transplant

November 28, 2022 7:19 am

According to Prof Biman Saikia, Bone Marrow Transplantation (BMT), is a curative option for many PID, and the lives of many children can be saved if they are given timely transplantation.

PGI starts ‘May I Help You’ kiosks

November 23, 2022 9:36 am

The institute is in the process of digitising old records, including patient records.

Union tourism minister honours Army personnel at PGI event

November 06, 2022 7:30 am

Prof Vivek Lal, Director, PGI spoke about the courage of the Indian soldiers and admired their dedication and sacrifices.

PGI had placed order for Propofol after patient deaths; 4,944 vials were in stock on Oct 10: RTI

November 06, 2022 7:15 am

Kumar Gaurav Dhawan, the deputy director of administration of PGI said that the institute will take inputs on the matter from establishment concerned and take action accordingly.

To curb parking congestion, PGI plans to improve shuttle service

September 22, 2022 3:36 am

New boards have been put up at various places on the campus, which indicate the routes of the shuttle service, from both the main gate to different wings and gates.

Blood diseases: Doctors discuss diagnosis techniques

September 13, 2022 2:54 am

The event marked the successful completion of one year of the new Department of Clinical Hematology and Medical Oncology at PGI, which caters to a high number of cancer patients as well as those suffering from benign blood diseases in the region.

PGI issues showcause notice to chemist after sedative reacts

September 09, 2022 5:46 am

The reason was unexplained side effects of the drug during surgery and in the postoperative period and a few deaths at the institute.

PGI cardiac centre makes medical history with robotic surgery

September 01, 2022 12:45 am

The patient was 47 years old with coronary artery disease and 90% stenosis (abnormal narrowing) of major coronary arteries.

PGI installs 12 digital payment machines

August 21, 2022 1:12 am

These include a centralised room for sample collection, SMS facility for lab tests, online registration of OPDs, and now the long-awaited system of digital payments for medical tests, surgeries, and miscellaneous expenses, during the course of treatment and hospitalisation at the institute.