Tag: Patient

Ambulance Mishap
Watch: Ambulance Crashes Into Tollgate In Karnataka, 4 Including Patient Killed

A bone-chilling video has surfaced from Udupi district in Karnataka. These visuals have been captured in the CCTV camera installed at the toll gate at Byndoor. Watch how an ambulance coming at a high speed rammed into the tollgate. In the video, we can see the tollgate staff trying to clear the barricades. The driver applies brakes following which the ambulance skidded, crashed into the tollgate and overturned.

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  • Thursday, 21 July 2022
Doctor checking the expired medicine
Student given expired medicine at private hospital in Odisha, critical

The boy's condition worsened and he was admitted to Tangi Community Health Centre. After preliminary treatment, he has been shifted to Bhubaneswar-based AIIMS Hospital.

  • Tuesday, 19 July 2022
Doctor thrashed after refusing to refer electrocuted youth

Khurda: Tension ran high at Banapur Hospital today as locals of Khuntapalli village thrashed a doctor after he refused to refer an electrocuted youth to other hospital. According to sources, one Sushanta Sahoo of Khuntapalli village suffered an electric shock early morning today and was immediately rushed to Banapur hospital. After check-up, a doctor of […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Sans proper roads, people in Odisha rely on cots to carry patients

Balasore: Failure of ambulance services to villages due to poor road connectivity forcing people to carry patients on cots continue to be reported from several parts of the State every day. In another such incident, a patient was seen carried on a cot at Gudikhula village under Oupada block of the district today. According to […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Man dies in patient’s attack at Rourkela hospital

Rourkela: In a shocking incident, a person undergoing treatment at Rourkela government hospital died after being attacked by another patient with an iron pipe late on Sunday night. The deceased has been identified as Sambhunath Mundari. According to sources, one Jadab Munda was admitted to the hospital and allotted a bed beside Sambhunath’s bed. Late […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Doctor in ICU after attack by patient’s kin

Balasore/Bhubaneswar: Even as doctors at the district headquarters hospital (DHH) in Puri are up in arms after being assaulted by the relatives of a patient who died, a doctor at the DHH in Balasore was admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) after being attacked by the kin of a patient alleging medical negligence. Medicine […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
One more dengu death in Odisha; toll 5

Cuttack: The number of dengue deaths in Odisha went up to fivewith the death of a patient at the SCB Medical College and Hospital here this afternoon. The deceased has been identified as Chaturbhuja Parida of Atuda village under Jagatpur police limits. With this, three dengue patients have died in SCB Medical College while two […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Patient’s death triggers tension; private clinic sealed

Nayagarh: Police sealed a private clinic here following tension over the death of a patient this morning. Reports said Santosh Kumar Parida of Itamati area had come to a private clinic in Nayagarh town for treatment this morning. After examining the patient, Dr LN Bisoyee administered him an injection. Soon after, Pradhan started vomiting and […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Patient carried to hospital in sling again in Rayagada

Rayagada: A patient was taken to hospital for treatment in a sling yet again in Kalyansinghpur area in Rayagada district. Family members of Sikaka Dichha, a Dongaria Kondh of Paramali village in Niyamgiri area, attempted to contact the 108 ambulance service when he complained of stomach ache, but failed to get through due to poor […]

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
New therapy for Parkinson's disease shows promise

Sydney: Researchers have developed a new therapy using a molecule that has been found to stop the development of Parkinson’s disease in several animal models. The therapy is based on the MCC950 molecule and the researchers hope to carry out human clinical trials of drugs based on this molecule by 2020. The molecule works by […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Probe on if Kerala Nipah patient got it after eating guava

Thiruvananthapuram: A central team of medical professionals is looking into whether the only confirmed patient of Nipah in Kerala got it after eating guava, though the office of the state Health Minister has expressed ignorance about it. The medical team decided to investigate the cause of the virus after the patient — a young student […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021