Tag: Covid 19 Patients

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How To Keep BLACK FUNGUS Infection At Bay? Explains Odisha Health Expert

With the lives of millions already impaired due to the scare of the deadly pandemic, another cause of concern taking a toll on the health is the fear of Black Fungus infection among recovered COVID patients.

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#CovidStigma: Volunteers Step Forward To Cremate Bodies Of #COVID Victims In Odisha

Volunteers cremate the bodies of COVID-19 victims in Ganjam district.Beyond the deaths and infections, the pandemic is having a dreadful impact on human behavior eroding humaneness by degrees.

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Treatment Of COVID-19 Patients: Odisha Issues SOP For Requisition Of Tocilizumab

Bhubaneswar: Amid the rising cases of Coronavirus, Odisha government has issued the standard operating procedure (SOP) for the requisition of Tocilizumab for the treatment of COVID-19 patients. The Additional Chief…

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Odisha Despatches Over 500 MT Oxygen To Needy States: Police

Bhubaneswar: Odisha has despatched at least 29 tankers carrying about 510 MT of medical oxygen under police escort to Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Delhi, Haryana, Maharashtra, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and…

COVID-19 Patients At Higher Risk Of Stroke During Hospitalisation: Study
COVID-19 Patients At Higher Risk Of Stroke During Hospitalisation: Study

New York: A new US-based study has found that hospitalised Covid-19 patients are at a higher risk of stroke compared with patients who had similar infectious conditions such as influenza and sepsis in prior studies. The study, presented at the International Stroke Conference 2021, showed that 1.4 per cent in the Covid-19 Cardiovascular Disease Registry […]

High Risk Factors Of Mortality For Hospitalised COVID-19 Patients Found
High Risk Factors Of Mortality For Hospitalised COVID-19 Patients Found

New York: Hospitalised Covid-19 patients have a greater risk of dying if they are men or if they are obese or have complications from diabetes or hypertension, say researchers. The study, published in the journal Clinical Infectious Diseases, evaluated nearly 67,000 hospitalised Covid-19 patients in 613 hospitals across the country to determine the link between […]

1st Week After Leaving Hospital Crucial For COVID-19 Patients
1st Week After Leaving Hospital Crucial For COVID-19 Patients

New York: Many studies earlier showed that in the first few months after their Covid-19 hospital stay, patients face a high risk of ongoing health problems, trips back to the hospital, and even death, but now the researchers have found that the first week and a half maybe especially dangerous. Covid-19 patients had a 40 […]

Some Covid-19 Patients Experience Persistent Skin-Related Problems
Some Covid-19 Patients Experience Persistent Skin-Related Problems

New York: In a major study, researchers have found that some patients with Covid-19 have persistent skin-related symptoms long after their initial infection has cleared. The findings, presented at the 29th Congress of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology, point to another burden experienced by so-called “long haulers” who get better but don’t seem […]

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'COVID-19 Patients With Low Immunity Could Get Reinfected'

Bhubaneswar: Covid-19 patients having low immunity could get reinfected, said Dr Pragyan Kumar Routray during the State government’s seven-day programme of doctors answering to people’s queries. “The infection may return if the Covid-19 patient has low immunity. But there is hardly any chance of reinfection if the patient has a good immunity. Even the infected […]

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Odisha Govt Directs Private Hospitals To Reserve 50 Per Cent Beds For COVID-19 Patients

Bhubaneswar: Amid the unrelenting surge in COVID-19 cases, the Odisha government on Monday asked all private hospitals in major cities and towns to reserve 50 per cent of beds for coronavirus patients. A notification in this regard was issued by the state health and family welfare department during the day, and the directives came into […]