Navigation Links
Encephalitis Has Claimed 400 Lives In Uttar Pradesh

Japanese encephalitis continues to claim victims in India's most populous state of Uttar Pradesh, where nearly 400 people, mostly children, have died since the disease broke out a month ago. //

Union Health Minister Ambumani Ramadoss Thursday visited Gorakhpur, where a nodal treatment centre was established to deal with the daily flow of victims from neighbouring districts, and assured all possible help from the central government in providing vaccine.

State health officials lamented the belated reaction of the central government despite 10 or 15 people dying almost every day.

"The toll is touching 400 and the disease, initially confined only to Gorakhpur and adjoining districts, has engulfed as many as 22 districts."

According to the official, 28 persons had died in state capital Lucknow, while five deaths were reported from districts in eastern and central Uttar Pradesh.

In the Gorakhpur Medical College, where four special wards were created to meet the increasing rush of patients, as many as 329 patients had succumbed to the killer virus till now. And 25 deaths were reported from the Basti division in the neighbourhood.

"Currently, we have 367 patients. We are doing our best within the given resources to handle the patients," said a senior doctor K.P. Kushwaha.

"What we really need is an additional team of doctors."

--IANS
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Toll-like Receptor (Tlr3) Attachment Leads To Lethal Encephalitis
2. Encephalitis claims 46 lives in UP
3. Encephalitis Claims 131 lives in Uttar Pradesh
4. Encephalitis Spreads to Nepal
5. Brain Fever or Encephalitis Spreading in North India
6. Encephalitis Death Toll In U.P. Crosses 200 Mark.
7. Encephalitis Deaths Cross 220 in Uttar Pradesh
8. Encephalitis Deaths in Maybe higher than Reported
9. Low Cost Tissue Culture Vaccine For Encephalitis
10. Uttar Pradesh Encephalitis toll continues to rise - Over 600 dead
11. Encephalitis Survivors Face The Risk Of Becoming Disabled
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: Encephalitis Has Claimed Lives Uttar Pradesh

(Date:4/19/2015)... Family and friends of Brad Baddeley are ... of Brad Baddeley event to honor his memory and ... for Brains is cheduled to take place on Sunday, April ... Lincoln, Nebraska. Participants may arrive at 12:30pm on the 26th ... cost is only $4 per game and 100% of the ...
(Date:4/18/2015)... Hills, CA (PRWEB) April 19, 2015 For ... and will proudly display for the rest of their lives, ... money obtaining them and put in a great amount of ... on a whim, they have outgrown them or simply want ... percent of people regret their tattoo, and in 2012-13 there ...
(Date:4/18/2015)... 2015 Compare-autoinsurance.org has released a new ... auto insurance policy . , Clients should no ... quotes online is safe and reliable. An insurance brokerage ... are displayed on a single web page, so drivers ... It is now possible to compare online car insurance ...
(Date:4/18/2015)... (PRWEB) April 18, 2015 Carinsurancesavings.biz has ... insurance plans are cheaper during Spring. , ... auto insurance plan. Drivers should make sure they compare ... their vehicles. Clients can learn more about Spring car ... , Auto insurance quotes are becoming more and ...
(Date:4/18/2015)... PITTSBURGH, PA (PRWEB) April 18, 2015 ... store evacuation stretchers in healthcare facilities," said an inventor ... an alternative storage system." , He developed the Slyde ... bathroom doors used in healthcare facilities. It provides convenient ... that there are more stretchers available for patients. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Lincoln, NE’s Bowling for Brains to benefit Renowned Brain Aneurysm Foundation 2Health News:Lincoln, NE’s Bowling for Brains to benefit Renowned Brain Aneurysm Foundation 3Health News:Dennis Dass, M.D. is Shattering the Past While Revealing the Future 2Health News:A Guide For Avoiding Online Auto Insurance Scams! 2Health News:Auto Insurance Plans Are Cheaper During Spring! 2
... new and efficient strategy, using eggs alone, for creating ... the risk of rejection because the cells are compatible ... mice, the work establishes the principle of using unfertilized ... that are genetically matched to the egg donor at ...
... infected with lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus (LCMV), an infectious agent ... cause severe brain damage in a fetus. ... winter months, when rodents seek shelter in homes, said ... the University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. ...
... Hospital reporting systems may significantly under-report patient safety incidents, ... on bmj.com today//. ,The authors suggest that the ... be sufficient if the NHS is to gather accurate ... safety incidents. ,Patient safety incidents are common ...
... could bankrupt the health system, warn doctors in this week’s ... population is overweight and more than one in five adults ... at high risk of multiple health problems, while the cost ... at up to 9%, and the overall social cost of ...
... past two decades are leading to more definitive diagnoses, ... for patients suffering from a condition called acromegaly. ... for Academic Affairs and director of the Burns and ... medical progress related to the condition that stems from ...
... vaccine, will hold a pride of place in the annals ... to receive certification by the European Medicines Agency, for its ... bird-flu pandemic. , ,This first generation vaccine can ... officially declares a pandemic. ,A second –generation vaccine ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Researchers Create Genetically-Matched Embryonic Stem Cells for Transplantation 2Health News:Researchers Create Genetically-Matched Embryonic Stem Cells for Transplantation 3Health News:Pregnant Women Can Minimize Risk Of Rodent-Based Virus 2Health News:Hospitals Miss Most Patient Safety Incidents 2Health News:Obesity Could Bankrupt the Health System, Warn Doctors 2Health News:Options Improving for Patients With Acromegaly and Gigantism 2Health News:Options Improving for Patients With Acromegaly and Gigantism 3
(Date:4/17/2015)... 2015 Research and Markets ( ... "Medical Device Outsourcing - Global Strategic Business ... This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Medical ... Device Categories: Class I, Class II, and Class ... report Include - Radiology, Orthopedic, Neurology, Cardiology, and ...
(Date:4/17/2015)... 2015 Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/lmsnqn/medical_equipment ... Equipment Rental and Leasing - Global Strategic Business Report" ... analyzes the worldwide markets for Medical Equipment Rental and ... analytics for the US, Japan , ... Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for ...
(Date:4/17/2015)... , April 17, 2015 ASSESS ... mutation   is a viable alternative to tumour biopsy   ... in all patients with advanced NSCLC   AstraZeneca ... of plasma circulating tumour DNA (ctDNA) testing for epidermal growth ... advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) in clinical practice. [ ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Medical Device Outsourcing (Radiology, Orthopedic, Neurology, Cardiology, and Others) Market 2015 - Global Strategic Business Report 2Medical Device Outsourcing (Radiology, Orthopedic, Neurology, Cardiology, and Others) Market 2015 - Global Strategic Business Report 3Medical Equipment Rental and Leasing Market 2015-2020 - Global Strategic Business Report - Healthcare Spending Slowdown Bodes Well for Medical Equipment Leasing 2"Real World" Data Support Use of Blood Test for EGFR Mutation in Advanced NSCLC 2"Real World" Data Support Use of Blood Test for EGFR Mutation in Advanced NSCLC 3"Real World" Data Support Use of Blood Test for EGFR Mutation in Advanced NSCLC 4
... 2011 OncologyRx Care Advantage, McKesson Specialty Health ... by Incyte Corporation as one of only ... to fill prescriptions for Jakafi (ruxolitinib), an oral prescription ... (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110912/DA65711LOGO ) ...
... Solos Endoscopy, Inc.,s (OTCPK: SNDY) is pleased to ... Net Profit of $73,895.  Solos Endoscopy has consummated agreements ... for the Three Months period ending September 30, 2011. ... in a reduction of ongoing expenses by approximately $40,000 ...
Cached Medicine Technology:OncologyRx Care Advantage™ Chosen to Fill Prescriptions for Jakafi™ (ruxolitinib) 2Solos Endoscopy Finishes the 3rd Quarter With a Net Profit 2
The Sony DSR20-MD Grade Digital Video Player/Recorder represents a giant leap in digital technology. , ,This equipment is intended to be used by physicians who teach or present medical techniques...
LCD monitors....
This monitor is designed specifically for medical applications and is UL2601-1 listed....
Standard arthroscope with telescope (4 mm) for large joints....
Medicine Products: