Wednesday, 18 May, 2022
TopicSir Ganga Ram Hospital

Topic: Sir Ganga Ram Hospital

Delta variant 8 times less sensitive to vaccine antibodies than original strain, study says

The study was conducted on more than 100 healthcare workers at three centres in India, and found that the variant generates greater transmission among the fully vaccinated workers.

Ganga Ram Hospital successfully treats 2 Covid patients with monoclonal antibody therapy

Doctors said that both the patients who were given the therapy showed improvement within 12 hours and asserted that it could be a game-changer if used at the appropriate time.

Ganga Ram hospital receives 5 metric tonnes of medical oxygen, highest in 3 days

Ganga Ram hospital had raised an alarm Saturday night saying its oxygen stock would last only an hour — with 130 patients in ICU, 30 of them on invasive ventilation.

Sir Ganga Ram hospitals urges govt to reduce patient intake amid oxygen crisis

The hospital Friday had reported the death of 25 of its 'sickest' patients as the administration grappled with depleting oxygen supplies.

Delhi’s Ganga Ram hospital says 30 patients didn’t die due to oxygen crisis, were critical

Sir Ganga Ram Hospital sent an SOS on WhatsApp Friday saying '25 sickest patients have died in the last 24 hrs & oxygen will last another 2 hours'. 

25 Covid patients die, 60 more at risk Delhi’s Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, due to oxygen crisis

An official said the oxygen stock will last another two hours, while ventilators and BiPAP machines are not working effectively.

57 doctors at Delhi’s Ganga Ram hospital & AIIMS test positive for Covid, have ‘mild symptoms’

The doctors, all in age group of 50-55 yrs, are from various departments and not just the Covid-19 ward, hospital said.

Sir Ganga Ram’s descendant Kesha Ram celebrates US senate seat in salwar kameez to show the way

In a tweet, Kesha Ram, the first woman of colour to be elected to the Vermont state Senate, thanked people for helping her understand Sir Ganga Ram's leagacy.

Congress chief Sonia Gandhi discharged from Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, condition stable

Sonia Gandhi was admitted to the hospital on 30 July for routine tests and investigations and discharged Sunday afternoon, hospital authorities said.

Congress President Sonia Gandhi admitted to Sir Ganga Ram Hospital for routine tests

Dr D S Rana, the chairman of the Board of Management of Sir Ganga Ram Hospital said Sonia Gandhi's condition was currently stable after she was admitted at 7 pm Thursday.

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Chinese President Xi Jinping | Representational image|

Chinese economy is feeling the heat. Blame Xi’s political Lysenkoism, vaccination policy

Smarting from the failures of his Great Leap Forward campaign, which hit the economy hard, Mao launched the 1962 war with India to rally the nation behind him.
Congress supporters staged a protest against inflation in Ranchi on 10 May | ANI

As inflation breaks records, Modi govt plans to counter criticism ahead of anniversary & polls

While retail inflation hit an 8-year high of 7.8% in April, wholesale inflation surged to a 9-year high of 15.08% on the back of elevated food and energy prices in the same month.


Satellite image of the development on the site | Twitter | @detresfa_

China building ‘bigger, broader’ 2nd bridge at Pangong Tso that can carry armoured columns

China's People's Liberation Army aims for multiple routes to counter any possible operations by the Indian forces on the southern banks of the Pangong Tso in the future.

How Congress is like the Ambassador & why Indian politics needs a brand new set of wheels

Like the car, nothing the party has done to reinvent itself has worked. Only way forward is to offer something looking towards the future, not in image of glorious past.