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2011 ‘attack’ on doctor: 28-year-old son of deceased patient acquitted of all charges

Sunil Kale (28) was booked under the Maharashtra Medicare Service Persons and Medicare Service Institutions (Prevention of Violence and Damage or Loss to Property Act), 2010

Mumbai: At Sion hospital, patients can’t afford to soil bedsheets, gowns remain unchanged for days

With acute shortage of washed clothes, 40 minor, major surgeries were cancelled on September 24.

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Mumbai: Patients complain of cockroaches at Sion Hospital wards, fear infection

This comes a day after the hospital faced the heat for postponing surgeries due to a delay in supply of fresh linen.

Sudan student who underwent amputation after train mishap dies

Jowahir Abdullah was slated to catch a flight back home from Mumbai when she reached Dadar station on July 12 from Sangli by the Koyna Express.

Patients in Sion hospital face delay, no TB tests done since weeks

Patients diagnosed with HIV have to compulsorily undergo TB test because of being at higher risk of contracting the latter. Genexpert is a molecular test for tuberculosis (TB) to detect if a patient has developed resistance to Rifampicin , a drug commonly used in treating TB bacteria in first line of treatment.

First-yr PG doctor at Sion Hospital conducts autopsy without the presence of forensic expert

Done in absence of forensic expert, videography; kin demand second autopsy at JJ Hospital.

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Deputy Dean’s Death: Cops file case of accidental death, suicide not ruled out

The Bhoiwada police are investigating Pai’s death and have registered a case of accidental death in the matter.

Over twenty students fall ill after mid-day meal at Matunga school

Mumbai Police said they were carrying out inquiries with the contractor who supplied the food.

Sion hospital staff protest ‘defamation’ of dean

The majority of employees demanded to shut the hospital facilities for a day in the dean’s support.

Patient’s husband kills self at Sion hospital

The deceased was a Pune resident whose wife was admitted for treatment of tuberculosis meningitis.

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