Plasma Therapy(Search results - 16)
IndiaNov 19, 2020, 10:53 AM IST
Coronavirus: ICMR warns against ‘indiscriminate’ use of CPT for treating COVID-19
“CPT [convalescent plasma therapy] did not lead to reduction in progression to severe Covid-19 or all-cause mortality,” the ICMR said in its observations after it conducted a randomised controlled trial among 464 Covid-19 patients with “moderate” symptoms across 39 hospitals in India.
EntertainmentOct 12, 2020, 8:27 PM IST
Veteran actor Soumitra Chatterjee's health worsens; doctors say he is in high risk zone
Soumitra Chatterjee's health deteriorates. The actor was given plasma therapy twice on Sunday and underwent a CT scan, read details.
IndiaOct 12, 2020, 11:07 AM IST
Veteran actor Soumitra Chatterjee's health deteriorates; plasma therapy given second time
Plasma therapy has been started for veteran actor Soumitra Chatterjee who is currently in intensive care from complications due to Covid-19. Top government doctors were deputed by Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for the plasma therapy procedure for Soumitra Chatterjee.
IndiaJul 20, 2020, 11:30 AM IST
Coronavirus: Delhi health minister Satyendra Jain recovers from COVID-19, to resume work from July 20
Delhi health minister Satyendra Jain had tested positive for coronavirus on June 17 and was administered plasma therapy
IndiaJul 13, 2020, 5:54 PM IST
Kerala's first plasma bank set up in Manjeri
The Government Medical College Hospital in Manjeri in Malappuram which had successfully administered plasma therapy to COVID-19 patients has now introduced a plasma bank, a first in the state.
IndiaJul 8, 2020, 5:31 PM IST
Coronavirus: Convalescent plasma therapy in Goa from next week, says health minister Rane
The state-run Goa Medical College and Hospital (GMCH) has been given the responsibility of collecting blood plasma from those who have recovered from the coronavirus infection
IndiaJul 8, 2020, 1:24 PM IST
Coronavirus: Sachin Tendulkar unveils plasma therapy unit in Mumbai; appeals for plasma donation
'I appeal to people who have recovered completely from COVID to come forward and donate their blood for plasma therapy and help to save lives of patients who are critically ill,' said Sachin Tendulkar
IndiaJul 7, 2020, 5:15 PM IST
Goa seeks ICMR permission to use convalescent plasma therapy
Goa has so far recorded 1,813 COVID-19 cases, of which 745 are active while seven have succumbed to the infection.
IndiaJun 29, 2020, 2:02 PM IST
CM Arvind Kejriwal: Delhi to set up plasma bank for serious COVID-19 patients
Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal said that his government has so far conducted clinical trials of plasma therapy on 29 COVID-19 patients and the result was "encouraging".
IndiaJun 21, 2020, 5:28 PM IST
Delhi health minister Satyendar Jain’s health improves after plasma therapy
Satyendar Jain had tested positive on June 18 and his condition kept stabilising and deteriorating after which he was given plasma therapy
IndiaMay 1, 2020, 4:06 PM IST
First COVID-19 patient to receive plasma treatment succumbs in Maharashtra
The first COVID-19 patient who underwent convalescent plasma therapy in Maharashtra succumbed to the infection on Wednesday night at Lilavati Hospital
IndiaApr 28, 2020, 4:53 PM IST
WhatsApp's forwarding limit cuts viral messages by 70%
“We recently introduced a limit to sharing ‘highly forwarded messages’ to just one chat. Since putting into place this new limit, globally there has been a 70% reduction in the number of highly forwarded messages sent on WhatsApp,” said a company spokesperson.
WORLDApr 28, 2020, 3:30 PM IST
South Asian scientists and conservationists bust myths about bats and COVID-19
The exact origin of SARS-CoV-2 or its precursor is not known. It is premature and unfair to blame bats or any other animal for the pandemic, said scientists and researchers.
IndiaApr 27, 2020, 5:45 PM IST
Plasma therapy begins in Lucknow hospital to treat coronavirus patients
Three coronavirus patients, who have now recovered, have so far donated their plasma for treatment of others suffering from the disease in Lucknow
IndiaApr 26, 2020, 6:35 PM IST
Country's first coronavirus patient treated with plasma therapy recovers
The first patient who was administered convalescent plasma therapy on compassionate grounds in Delhi has now fully recovered from COVID-19