Jun 30, 2021 04:34 PM IST
NITI Aayog member (Health) Dr VK Paul, said: "COVID-19 in children is often asymptomatic and seldom requires hospitalisation. However, it is possible that a small percentage of children who get infected may need hospitalisation."
- Jun 26, 2021 04:32 PM IST
The Delhi oxygen audit is an interim report, and a final report is awaited, Dr Randeep Guleria said, adding that the matter is currently in the Supreme Court.
- Jun 19, 2021 03:42 PM IST
The arrival of the third wave could be expedited through the violation of COVID-appropriate behaviour, Dr Randeep Guleria said.
- Jun 18, 2021 10:04 AM IST
The sero-prevalence was 55.7 percent in the below 18 years age group and 63.5 percent in the above 18 years age group, the study said.
- Jun 15, 2021 05:24 PM IST
AIIMS Medical Superintendent Dr DK Sharma added that all Head of Departments (HoDs) of the clinical department have been requested to provide proposed number of new and follow-up OPD patients per day who are given online or telephonic appointments.
- Jun 13, 2021 09:39 AM IST
While appreciating unified efforts of the Delhi government to provide a vaccination centre at the premier hospital, nurses union's president Harish Kumar Kajla and general secretary Fameer CK, in a letter to Kejriwal, said that most of the AIIMS healthcare workers have got both the jabs of Covaxin.
- May 29, 2021 07:35 PM IST
The need to boost vaccine production, as stated by AIIMS chief Dr Randeep Guleria, comes in the backdrop of several states reporting a shortage in vaccine supply that has hindered their respective inoculation programmes.
- May 24, 2021 06:44 PM IST
If symptoms persist for more than 12 weeks, it can be classified as a post-COVID syndrome, Guleria has said.
- May 24, 2021 05:26 PM IST
Guleria's comment comes a day after the Indian Academy of Paediatrics has said that though kids remain susceptible to COVID-19 infection, it is “highly unlikely that the third wave will predominantly or exclusively affect children”.
- May 22, 2021 04:23 PM IST
The doctor also said that mucor may enter into lungs but the chances are very low.
- May 19, 2021 12:25 PM IST
There are currently 1,925 non-ICU oxygen beds and about 908 ICU beds, including ventilators at AIIMS, Bhubaneswar, AIIMS, Bhopal, AIIMS, Jodhpur, AIIMS, Patna, AIIMS, Raipur, AIIMS Rishikesh, AIIMS, Mangalagiri, AIIMS, Nagpur, AIIMS, Raebareli, AIIMS, Bathinda, AIIMS, Bibinagar and AIIMS, Gorakhpur.
- May 18, 2021 01:15 PM IST
Cases of the rare fungal infection Mucormycosis have been reported in many states, such as Maharashtra, Karnataka, Uttarakhand, Telangana, Madhya Pradesh and Bihar.
- May 15, 2021 06:18 PM IST
The doctor said that misuse of steroids is a major cause behind this infection mucormycosis.
- May 15, 2021 02:44 PM IST
By July-August we will have a large number of doses available, said AIIMS Director Dr Randeep Guleria.
- May 07, 2021 03:54 PM IST
Chhota Rajan was admitted at the premier hospital since the past month after he contracted the coronavirus infection. The 62-year-old is being considered as a high-risk patient as he suffers from a slew of comorbidities including diabetes, heart problem and kidney failure.
- Apr 24, 2021 05:26 PM IST
Every few hours, as it has been for the last days, hospitals across the national capital and its suburbs sent out desperate messages of help on social media and other platforms, flagging their dwindling stocks of oxygen.
- Apr 19, 2021 07:03 PM IST
The decision has been taken "in view of increased need to minimize possibility of community spread of ongoing COVID-19 epidemic and also to optimize diversion of available manpower and materials resources for the treatment of suspected/confirmed patients of COVID-19 and also considering the situation of total curfew announced by the Delhi government," AIIMS administration said.
- Apr 19, 2021 06:29 PM IST
A day earlier, Singh had written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the current coronavirus situation in the country.
- Apr 13, 2021 11:00 PM IST
For the AIIMS to be built in Rewari, the committee approved the purchase of 200 acres of land at the rate of Rs 40 lakh per acre.
- Apr 12, 2021 04:51 PM IST
AIIMS Director Dr Randeep Guleria also warned that if the situation is not reversed, then the galloping infection rate will eventually cause a huge strain on the country's healthcare system. He sought stricter enforcement of COVID-appropriate behaviour on the ground level by the administration and authorities.
- Mar 30, 2021 10:49 PM IST
Kovind was shifted to AIIMS on March 27 where post investigations doctors had advised him to undergo a planned bypass procedure, the Rashtrapati Bhavan had stated earlier.
- Mar 27, 2021 01:32 PM IST
President Kovind was undergoing a health check-up in the military hospital following a chest discomfort in the morning on March 26.
- Mar 25, 2021 02:16 PM IST
The Delhi High Court ordered the Centre to finalise and notify the National Health Policy for Rare Diseases by March 31
- Mar 23, 2021 09:35 PM IST
According to the prosecution, on September 9, 2016, Bharti, along with nearly 300 others, brought down the fence of a boundary wall at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here with a JCB operator.
- Mar 21, 2021 02:44 PM IST
The speaker, who tested positive on March 19, is stable and all his parameters are normal, AIIMS has said in a statement.