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Updated : 3 weeks, 3 days ago IST
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 23 (ANI): With an aim to provide some relief to healthcare workers on the frontlines of the COVID-19 battle, a 19-year-old Mumbai student has developed a compact ventilation system for PPE kits.
Updated : 1 month, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], April 29 (ANI): Two Russian flights with oxygen concentrators, lung ventilation equipment, bedside monitors, medicines, including Coronavir and other essential pharmaceutical items landed in India to help the country in its fight against the COVID-19 surge.
Updated : 1 month, 4 weeks ago IST
Washington [US], April 20 (ANI): A new study has found that COVID-19 patients who are overweight or obese are more likely to develop a more severe infection than patients of healthy weight, and they require oxygen and invasive mechanical ventilation more often.
Updated : 2 months, 1 week ago IST
Bhubaneswar, [India], April 9 (ANI): A five-layered mask has been observed to be the "most effective preservative measure" with minimum leakage of the droplet, says a study by IIT Bhubaneswar which highlights that mask and adequate ventilation is the key to curb COVID-19 spread in indoor
Updated : 2 months, 4 weeks ago IST
Washington [US], March 21 (ANI): Patients with low vitamin D levels who are hospitalised for COVID-19 may have a lower risk of dying or requiring mechanical ventilation if they receive vitamin D supplementation of at least 1,000 units weekly, according to a study presented virtually at the E
Updated : 4 months ago IST
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], February 17 (ANI/PRNewswire): The Chennai Metro takes the planned urbanization agenda a step forward with the opening of the 9-km-long extension.
Updated : 4 months, 1 week ago IST
London [England], February 6 (ANI): There is an urgent need for guidelines on how schools can use ventilation to reduce the risk of COVID-19 transmission in the classroom, according to doctors at Imperial College London and the headteacher of a secondary school in Pinner, Middlesex.
Updated : 4 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Washington [US], January 23 (ANI): A recent report published in the journal Proceedings of the Royal Society A, show that social distancing measures alone do not provide adequate protection from the virus, and further emphasise the vital importance of ventilation and face masks in order to s
Updated : 4 months, 4 weeks ago IST
Washington [US], January 20 (ANI): The vital role of ventilation in the spread of COVID-19 has been quantified by researchers, who have found that in poorly-ventilated spaces, the virus spreads further than two metres in seconds, and is far more likely to spread through prolonged talking tha
Updated : 5 months ago IST
Cambridge [UK], January 15 (ANI): A team of scientists and doctors from the University of Cambridge and Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust have developed a DNA test which they claim will quickly identify secondary infections in COVID-19 patients, who have double the risk of
Columbus [US], January 12 (ANI): A study led by researchers at Ohio State University highlights an unfortunate truth about the use of mechanical ventilation to save the lives of patients in respiratory distress, that the pressure used to inflate the lungs is likely to cause further lung dama
Updated : 6 months ago IST
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], December 12 (ANI): Former West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee (76), who was admitted at Woodlands Hospital's Critical Care Department on December 9, is on non-invasive ventilation post-extubation for the past 24 hours.