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Friday, July 10, 2020



After concerns on 175 ventilators from Centre, manufacturer to send experts to Lok Nayak

July 02, 2020 7:37 am

According to experts, ventilators provided to the hospital are high-end models and can “simulate” the use of BiPAP mode in the presence of a technician or doctor.

Covid battle: Centre provides 500 ventilators to Himachal Pradesh

June 27, 2020 6:34 pm

The new ventilators include 178 transport ventilators and 322 intensive care unit ventilators, and health workers and staff members at various institutions are being trained to operate these machines.

Puducherry govt cancels orders for ventilators after controversy

May 22, 2020 1:55 am

On Wednesday, the Gujarat government had shared documents where the government of Puducherry had ordered 25 units of the device for a total amount of Rs 41,05,000.

Tamil Nadu: Not a single patient in over 1,400 active COVID-19 cases needed critical care

May 03, 2020 8:37 am

The sudden spike of cases in Chennai, however, is leading to a crisis situation too as two of the four government medical colleges treating Covid-19 patients have already reached their maximum capacity.

NASA develops high-pressure ventilator to fight COVID-19

April 24, 2020 2:56 pm

VITAL is designed to treat patients with milder symptoms, thereby keeping country's limited supply of traditional ventilators available for patients with more severe COVID-19 symptoms, it said.

Railways' first low-cost ventilator production hits a hurdle

April 19, 2020 12:17 am

Sources said that the production unit informed Railway Board on Saturday that it was in talks with various vendors of the component and that the ventilator, named Jeevan, was working in stable condition in all vital parameters when tested with manometer, used to measure gas pressure.

Coronavirus: US tech firm to assist IIT-Kanpur startup in development of low-cost ventilators

April 11, 2020 12:00 pm

An invasive ventilator is the most recommended type of ventilator for patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) making it more suitable for COVID-19 affected patients for respiratory support

Empowered group of officers’ meet: 20-30,000 ventilators lying dysfunctional, officers told

April 04, 2020 10:39 am

A dozen senior representatives of industry chamber Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) were among those who attended the meeting.

'Robust model, good starting point': 84-year-old innovator's portable ventilator draws attention of industry leaders

April 02, 2020 9:03 pm

The 'Bharucha ventilator', as he terms it, has been sold since the 1990s to nearly 150 individual doctors and hospitals.


Filmfare Awards Marathi 2017: Deepika Padukone, Madhuri Dixit turn heads as Sairat and Ventilator win big

October 29, 2017 8:37 am

The Marathi film fraternity got together to celebrate the best films of 2016 at the Filmfare Awards (Marathi) on Friday. Popular actors like Amruta Khanvilkar and Tejaswini Pandit were present at the event along with Bollywood actors like Deepika Padukone and Madhuri Dixit.