Navigation Links
Door-to-door Visits to Check Water-borne and Seasonal Diseases in Rajasthan

Nearly 360 mobile teams have been pressed into service in Rajasthan to make door-to-door visits to check the outbreak of water-borne and other seasonal diseases following incessant rains in the state.//

"There was always a possibility of the outbreak of water-borne and other viral diseases because of the presence of moisture in the atmosphere after the floods. So, we have now decided to go all out to control it," Principal Health Secretary Sudhir Bhargava said Monday.

"The mobile teams are treating patients in 2,469 villages of the 12 affected districts," he told IANS.

The teams are touring nearly 544 villages everyday.

Bhargava said district collectors have been authorised to hire retired and the private doctors.

In the past week, over 81,000 patients with fever were detected and their blood samples were collected for investigations.

Bhargava said 1,047 patients were found affected with malaria after the investigation.

He said there were no cases of chikungunya in the city but four patients having similar symptoms are being treated. Their samples have been sent for tests.

"We have already started a survey in the city to identify chikungunya patients but no one has so far been traced," said D.C. Jain, chief medical and health officer.



Source-IANS
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Subsidies For GPs Visits : Agreement Reached
2. Prime Minister Visits the Proposed Super Hospital Site
3. Check if your “Favourite medical web-site” is indulging in Quackey
4. A Drug That Can Keep Cancer In Check
5. Blood Pressure Checks To Be Done For Children As Young As Age 3
6. Patients With Alzheimer’s Need To Be Checked For Visual Clarit
7. Testing Your Health & Charging Your Mobile At One Go - Check Out The Urine Powered Batteries
8. Virus May Check Spread Of Bird Flu
9. Stents That Release Medication To Check Artery Narrowing
10. Time For Jodhpur Residents To Have A Health Check: New Hospital Coming Up
11. Credentials Of Specialists Need To Be Checked
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:5/26/2016)... ... May 26, 2016 , ... May 2016 – Lips ... central to popular cosmetic improvement efforts. Record numbers of clients now ask about lip ... or pouty, says Kally Papantoniou, MD, of Advanced Dermatology P.C. , The ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... ... May 26, 2016 , ... In 1980, Bill Howe ... calls throughout the beach community. His vision to grow the company was built on ... they maintain the highest level of training and customer service. Over 35 years later, ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... SAN DIEGO, California (PRWEB) , ... May 26, ... ... to Santa Barbara this Memorial Day weekend to host their second pop-up shop ... the San Diego fashion forward brand to the Santa Barbara community, a community ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... Francisco, CA (PRWEB) , ... May 26, 2016 , ... ... 2016, from 6pm to 7.30pm PST at HP in Palo Alto, CA. This Bay ... discussion will be led by clinical trial experts from the pharmaceutical company Hallux, biopharma ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... , ... May 25, 2016 , ... Furthering its position ... athletics, The National Center for Drug Free Sport (Drug Free Sport®) is excited to ... conference, to be held July 12 – 13 in Kansas City, MO, will gather ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/25/2016)... , May 25, 2016 According ... by Type (3D, 2D, 4D), by Therapeutic Area (Oncology, ... End User (Medical Device Manufacturers, Hospitals/ Clinics) - Forecast ... global Medical Animation Market for the forecast period of ... USD 301.3 Million by 2021 from USD 117.3 Million ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... 2016  According to Kalorama Information, the world ... 2015.  Though these are challenging times in the ... success for companies that remain optimistic and seek ... growth prospects medical device companies spend a higher ... (R&D) than do companies in other industries.  Also, ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... 25, 2016 Digital Health Dialog, LLC ... by the US Patent and Trademark Office of ... proprietary processes for electronic opt-­in and processing of ... programs, HIPAA compliance and otherwise. Logo - ... "Our technology allows for individuals to ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: