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Shashi Warrier | The fitness of the bystander

Off goes the bystander on a hundred-metre sprint to the pharmacy, which is always at the far end of the hospital.

12 Feb 2023 12:55 AM

Hospitals using KONE elevators to get free sensor-enabled technology to minimise breakdowns

The cloud-based solution collects data on equipment performance, identifies deviations and alerts technicians immediately.

28 Apr 2020 6:50 PM

Nanoparticles can identify deadly microbes on medical equipment

Study finds way to make medical equipment infection-free.

12 Nov 2019 11:20 AM

UP: Power cut forces doctors to treat patients using flashlights

The patients said that the situation occurs often due to frequent power cuts and low voltage.

07 Jul 2019 12:14 PM

Doctors boycott work for 2 hours in govt, private hospitals across Kerala

A bystander said she had come with her relative who had breathing problems early this morning and no doctors had attended her till 10 am.

17 Jun 2019 2:14 PM


Resident medicos to go on strike today in protest

Since the enactment of the law in 2010, several offences have been registered against violent relatives of patients.

19 Jan 2019 1:10 AM

Yes, it's harder to sleep in the hospital

Stop waking patients up - give an uninterrupted period for sleep at night.

17 Jul 2018 6:10 PM

Game-changer brain ‘pacemaker’ reduces seizures

A device the size of a £2 coin has now been used to interrupt the fits reducing seizures.

18 Jun 2018 3:28 PM

New study explains the struggles of pediatric asthma

Researchers performed a systematic review of studies involving quality improvements after inpatient discharge.

16 May 2018 11:10 AM

US Prez Donald Trump says he is working to lower prescription drug prices in US

Comments reflect growing scrutiny over what patients end up spending for medicines after insurers, hospitals and pharmacies are paid.

20 Mar 2018 8:26 AM


DMA calls for ‘medical bandh’ on June 6

According to a statement, the decision was taken in the DMA’s state executive committee held on Friday.

28 May 2017 5:12 AM

Hospitals in Thane to be inspected to check foeticide

The directive comes after the police busted a foeticide racket in Maharashtra's Sangli district.

17 Mar 2017 12:46 PM