How to manage Covid-19 clinically in adult patients? Health ministry explains

The Union health ministry on Wednesday issued an advisory prescribing the treatment protocol for coronavirus disease (Covid-19) in adults, categorising them under three sections – mild disease, moderate disease and severe disease. Explaining the clinical guidance under moderate and severe category, the health ministry has specified the stage at which a patient can be discharged. […]

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PM Modi lauds exemplary fight by doctors in second Covid-19 wave, discusses vaccine plan and black fungus

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday interacted with a group of doctors from across the country in a video conference to discuss the Covid-19 related situation, a statement from the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) said. The Prime Minister used the meeting to thank India’s medical fraternity and the paramedical staff for their exemplary fight against […]

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Covid mutation in India ‘variant of concern’, says WHO

“There is some available information to suggest increased transmissibility,” and also possibly some increased resistance to vaccine protections, Maria Van Kerkove, WHO’s lead on Covid-19 said. AFP | PUBLISHED ON MAY 10, 2021 09:26 PM IST A Covid-19 variant spreading in India, the B.1.617, appears to be more contagious and has been classified as being […]

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