Interim OPD saves the day for patients
Medical college and hospital was a scene of pandemonium with protesting students on the one side and junior doctors initiating an outpatients’ department// on the other, causing apparent commotion amongst patients. The groups, under the name of ‘Youth for equality’ are behind these protests.
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According to experts, adults aged over 40 may have COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease), a serious lung disease //
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Strife in Kashmir Drives Thousands to Psychiatric Wards
...t 15-20 percent of patients visiting the hospitals opd
suffer from PTSD.
The figures available at...cilities to treat mental illnesses. Apart from the opd
facility at the Psychiatric Hospital, the opd
facility kept available at smhs hospital, Srinagar...
Health Minister Concerned About the Suicide Rates in India
... more such hospitals, we should not forget to upgrade the existing hospitals.
"I believe, over 90 percent of mental illness can be cured through opd
(out patient department) treatment. Only 10 percent mentally ill people need hospitalisation."
Experts at Sanjivini, an NGO working in the field...
Junior Doctors Protest Against Reservation Bill
... members of Junior Doctors Association (JDA) of Moti Lal Nehru Medical College wore black bands on their arms in protest and forced the closure of all opd
services at the busy SRN Hospital this morning.
Furious over the police crack down on Tuesday in New Delhi on medicos and other students who prote...
Normalcy Returns To AIIMS; Venugopal Attends Office
...f Venugopal, suspended their agitation last evening following the court order, the Director was back in his office clearing pending matters.
and emergency services are working normally, with the striking doctors back on the job since last night," institute spokesman Shakti Gupta told PTI.
AIIMS Docs Continue Strike; MAMC, LNJP Join In
...e move to sack its Director P Venugopal//.
All services, including the opd
and emergency, were closed since last evening as resident doctors and facul..., emergency and casulty services at the MAMC and LNJP are functioning while opd
services remained shut.
While no new patients were being admitted at t...
Medico’s Return to Work Bringing Respite to Patient
...oth at AIIMS and Safdarjung Hospital, was happy after receiving treatment Thursday.
'Within half an hour of my arrival at Safdarjung, doctors at opd
attended on me. It's a great respite for patients to see doctors back at work,' Rakesh, who is nursing a broken arm, added.
Hundreds of patients...
Basic Medical Services Back On Rail In Delhi
...three-week-long anti-quota strike late last night.
The battered basic health services were showing signs of normalcy with patients thronging the opd
wings in All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Safdarjung, Maulana Azad Medical College, Ram Manohar Lohia and other hospitals and being attended t...
JIPMER Docs In 48-Hour Strike
...that they had submitted a memo to the government to have a more practical look at the whole issue, which is threatening to snowball into a crisis. The opd
was thrown off-balance due to the strike, but emergency cases were still attended by the doctors. Patients who came for routine check-up were asked to...